Controversy

  • TWTW: Cyrus's take on Harsh Vardhan's comment on banning sex education June 29, 2014

    Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare has been facing the heat for his views on his website where he stated that the so-called "sex education" should be banned in schools. Cyrus Broacha is shocked! Are you too? ...
  • Cartographic depiction doesn't change facts: MEA June 28, 2014

    China on Saturday released a new map showing Arunachal Pradesh as a part of it. The Ministry of External Affairs maintains that the northeastern state is a part of the Indian nation. "Cartographic depiction doesn't change facts. Arunachal Pradesh is an integral part of India and has already been raised...
  • Watch: Locals oppose to raising the height of Narmada dam June 13, 2014

    The permission to raise the height of the Sardar Sarovar dam has created controversy. There has been opposition to the move by locals whose lands will be submerged. The locals who are opposing the dam height being raised said that their life depends on the Narmada river. ...
  • The Last Word: Does focus on rape laws, gay rights, AAP show 2013 as a year of people's power? December 24, 2013

    The year 2013 has seen a rise in people's participation in various issues ranging from strong rape laws to the recent protest against the Supreme Court order on Section 377. The year also witnessed the infamous IPL spot fixing scandal. People's anger against the government even led to the emergence...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 14, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Sachin's farewell match, unbeaten at 38 November 14, 2013

    Sachin Tendulkar has set his sights on a special farewell for himself at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. At 38 not out and with the blessings of his mother in attendance, Tendulkar, along with Cheteshwar Pujara (34*), took India to 157 for 2 at stumps on day one of the second...
  • National security a concern: Arun Jaitley on VK Singh controversy September 24, 2013

    A day after former Army chief VK Singh admitted that the Indian Army gave funds to the J&K government to stabilise the terrorist hit areas, leader of opposition in Rayja Sabha Arun Jaitley said that India has come out weaker after this entire controversy. Jaitley also added that there could be...
  • Unfortunate that courts need to tell artistes what or what not to say: Sanjoy Roy on Ashis Nandy February 1, 2013

    Sanjoy Roy, the organiser of the Jaipur Film Festival also said that it was not enough to provide relief to Ashis Nandy by telling the police to not arrest him. The courts needed to do more, he said. ...
  • A look at controversies of the entertainment industry in 2012 December 20, 2012

    King Khan as always is right on top from his link-up with Priyanka Chopra to the ugly brawl at Wankhede. ...
  • Aakash Tablet maker asks Indians to 'discard inferiority complex' November 29, 2012

    Responding to the controversy over parts of the ambitious Aakash Tablet being made in China, its maker and Datawind CEO Suneet Tuli says it's a normal practice in the technology industry and that the Indians should get rid of such complexes. ...
  • Oppn slams Shinde, reminds Congress of Bofors fallout September 16, 2012

    Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde had said that the public memory is short and it would soon forget the coal scam, like the Bofors. ...
  • Law has taken its own course: Dhumal on Virbhadra June 26, 2012

    The former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister has offered to resign but Congress President Sonia Gandhi is waiting for the High Court order. ...
  • Age row hurt the Army's image: Former chief JJ Singh June 17, 2012

    Former chief of Army and Governor of Arunachal Pradesh General JJ Singh has spoken out for the first time on his role in the age controversy saying the row vitiated the atmosphere and affected the sheen of the Office of the Chief. ...
  • I didn't know it was a 'rave' party: Shilpa Sakhlani May 21, 2012

    Television actor Shilpa Sakhlani who was present at the party last night claimed innocence, saying she didn't know it was a 'rave' party. ...
  • Is IPL failing a credibility test? May 18, 2012

    The IPL has been dogged by controversies in recent days, be it the spot-fixing scandal, the Shah Rukh Khan brawl at the Wankhede or the Pomersbach arrest. ...
  • Sidhartha Mallya questions woman's integrity May 18, 2012

    Sidhartha Mallya has come out in defence of RCB cricketer Luke Pomersbach, who has been accused of misbehaving with a woman at a five-star hotel early Friday morning. ...
  • News 360: Singhvi quits official posts over CD row April 23, 2012

    Congress Rajya Sabha MP Abhishek Manu Singhvi has quit as the chairperson of Parliament Standing Committee on Law and Justice and as the Congress spokesperson following the CD controversy. ...
  • News 360: CAG indicts Vilasrao Deshmukh in Maha land scam April 17, 2012

    The state CAG report on Tuesday named trusts run by Vilasrao Deshmukh, Chhagan Bhujpal and Narayan Rane as beneficiaries in controversial land allotments. ...
  • President Pratibha Patil lands in new row April 12, 2012

    While an RTI plea showed that a defence land was allotted to President Pratibha Patil, her office denied any land grab. ...
  • DRS: Why are we averse to change? February 24, 2012

    CNN-IBN Editor-In-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai asks why we are reluctant to the accept the idea that the seniors are being rotated, in the light of the uproar caused by MS Dhoni's comments on the issue. ...
  • Age row a closed chapter: Antony February 13, 2012

    Defence Minister AK Antony, however, remained speculative on whether Army chief General VK Singh could resign. ...
  • Age row: Won't approach courts yet, says Army Chief January 5, 2012

    Sources claimed the government was working out a compromise that could be a face saver to both the sides in the row. ...
  • Big controversies of 2011 in Bollywood January 1, 2012

    Bollywood and controversies go hand in hand and the unsaid rule of the industry it seems is - any publicity is good publicity. ...
  • MM Joshi speaks about controversial 2G report May 4, 2011

    BJP leader and PAC Chief Dr MM Joshi speaks to Rajdeep Sardesai about the 2G controversy. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus' take on Bhushan CD controversy April 25, 2011

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about Amar Singh exclusive interview over Bhushan CD controversy. ...
  • Have Bhushans lost moral righ to be on Lokpal Panel? April 21, 2011

    On Talking Point, CNN-IBN asks, 'Have the Bhushans lost the moral right to continue on the Lokpal Panel?' ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 20, 2011

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Newsmaker of the day: Amar Singh April 20, 2011

    Rajdeep Sardesai spoke to Amar Singh over the CD controversy involving Shanti Bhushan and Mulayan Singh Yadav. ...
  • Should the Bhushans resign from the Lokpal panel? April 20, 2011

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Should the Bhushans resign from the Lokpal Bill Commitee?' ...
  • Bhushans now in a land controversy April 20, 2011

    Bhishans are being accused of alloted land in UP under the discretionary quota at prices way below the market rate. ...