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  • Inter state carjacker gang busted, four arrested 10-04-2014 02:20 PM

    With the arrest of four persons in Kota, an inter-state gang of carjackers has been busted, police said on Thursday. "Four 4-wheeler vehicles and a country-made pistol has been recovered from them on Wednesday",ASP Rajan Dushyant said, adding that the gang has been involved in over 20 such cases in...
  • Country Music Awards: George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban lead the winners 07-04-2014 10:10 AM

    Las Vegas: Country music veteran George Strait and singer Miranda Lambert led the winners at the 49th Academy of Country Music awards, while the genre's biggest names, including Blake Shelton, Lady Antebellum, Eric Church and Keith Urban, sang their hits. Strait, 61, won the night's top prize of Entertainer of...
  • G-7 countries ready to aid Ukraine 03-03-2014 12:10 PM

    Washington: Amidst raging tension, the group of seven rich economies (G-7) has committed itself to Ukraine's economic assistance and revival as long as Kiev agreed to pursue economic reforms sought by the IMF. In a statement, G-7 countries welcomed the decision of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to send a...
  • Subrata Roy cannot leave country: Supreme Court 28-01-2014 06:36 PM

    Sahara Group chief Subrata Roy will not be allowed to leave the country with the Supreme Court on Tuesday refusing to relax its order restraining him from going abroad till his company furnishes details of refunding Rs 20,000 crore of investors money. A bench of justices K S Radhakrishnan and...
  • Vedic Pandits go 'missing' in US 26-01-2014 05:00 PM

    In a shocking revelation, as many as 163 Indians, most of them brought to the US as teenagers from villages in northern India to be trained into Vedic Pandits by two institutions set up by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi of transcendental meditation fame, appear to have gone missing over the last...
  • Kerala becomes first Indian state to win top UN Award in Tourism 24-01-2014 07:56 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Tourism has been conferred the top United Nations Award for its global leadership in creating innovative initiatives for sustainable tourism, the first time India has ever won the recognition. Kerala Tourism walked away with the top honours at the annual United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Awards for...
  • Leadership matters a great deal, India needs a strong leader: Modi 15-01-2014 12:28 PM

    Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi targeted Congress-led UPA government in his speech at a FICCI event on Wednesday saying that the nation wanted a strong leadership that could take bold decisions. The nation lacked trust in the leadership and that there was a need to bridge this trust deficit...
  • Nuclear deal offers extraordinary opportunities for Iran: Barack Obama 14-01-2014 12:02 PM

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has said that the landmark nuclear deal reached between the P5+1 countries and Iran offers "extraordinary opportunities" for the Islamic republic and its people. "If Iran is willing to walk through the door of opportunity that's presented to them, then I have no doubt that...
  • Late surge leads Jimmy Walker to victory at Sony Open 13-01-2014 03:19 PM

    Honolulu: Jimmy Walker, an astronomy fanatic and now a two-time winner on the PGA Tour, gazed through a glass window across the room to a television that showed his most recent photo of Orion's Sword. Walker toiled on the PGA Tour for seven years and 187 tournaments without winning. Now...
  • After facing criticism, govt says it will reconsider decision on IMFL sale in shops 08-01-2014 02:49 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister ShivrajSingh Chouhan on Wednesday said his government will reconsider thedecision to allow sale of Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) atthe shops selling country-made liquor. The state Cabinet in its recent meeting decided to allowsale of IMFL from the existing country liquor shops which wascriticised by the...
  • Shivraj Cabinet to allow sale of Indian made foreign liquor 07-01-2014 02:50 PM

    The Madhya Pradesh Cabinet hasdecided to allow shops selling country liquor in big villagesof the state to also sell Indian Made Foreign Liquor.A decision to this effect was taken by the state Cabinetat a meeting in Bhopal on Monday under the chairmanship of ChiefMinister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, official sources said....
  • Police arrest two dacoits 04-01-2014 10:21 PM

    Two bandits, wanted in many cases in the region, were arrested near Toll Plaza falling under Farah police station in Mathura on Saturday. Nazim alias Kallu, a declared bandit carrying a reward of Rs 5,000 on his head, and Akil, wanted in several heinous crimes in Aligarh, were arrested and...
  • CJ teaser- The best of CJ in 2013 04-01-2014 01:52 PM

    We rewind the year gone by and play the best CJ reports which shook those in power and forced them to act. Catch the Part II of our year end show at 9:30 PM. ...
  • Four alleged robbers arrested 03-01-2014 07:53 PM

    Four alleged robbers were arrested while they were planning to execute a heist in the Modi Nagar area here, police said on Friday. Two country-made pistols, two knives and a tempo were seized from their possession after the arrest on Thursday night, they said, adding that the accused used to...
  • Police arrest suspected Maoist 03-01-2014 06:08 PM

    A self-styled Maoist area commander was arrested on Friday in Aurangabad district. The Maoist, Sanjay Ram, was arrested during a police raid at Khaira village adjacent to a thermal power site of NTPC subsidiary, Bhartiya Rail Bijlee Company Ltd, Superintendent of Police Upendra Kumar Sharma said. A country-made pistol and...
  • Five new nations join UN Security Council as members 03-01-2014 11:44 AM

    Five new countries joined the UN Security Council (UNSC) as non-permanent members starting from the new year, while Jordan assumed on Thursday the rotating presidency of the Council for January. Chad, Chile, Jordan, Lithuania and Nigeria have begun their two-year term, replacing Azerbaijan, Guatemala, Morocco, Pakistan and Togo, Xinhua reported...
  • Poor putting costs Woods two shots at Sherwood 06-12-2013 09:21 AM

    Two short missed putts bookended a grinding round for Tiger Woods as the tournament host opened with a one-under-par 71 at the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge on Thursday. In pursuit of his sixth victory this year, the American world number one drove the ball well but was not as sharp...
  • Suffering in India doubled in recent years: Gallup poll 27-11-2013 07:00 AM

    Washington: Suffering in India has more than doubled in recent years with one in every four Indian reported to be bearing the brunt of the nations poor economic performance in recent years, the latest Gallup poll said. Increase in suffering in India has also resulted in increase in suffering in...
  • Recuperating Snedeker withdraws from Tiger's event 19-11-2013 09:04 AM

    American world number nine Brandt Snedeker has pulled out of next month's Northwestern Mutual World Challenge at Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks, California as he continues to recover from a leg injury. Though Snedeker is "ahead of schedule in his rehabilitation programme," the 32-year-old did not want to push...
  • Sri Lankan official slams 'judgemental' countries 12-11-2013 11:43 PM

    A Sri Lankan official said, on Tuesday, that no Commonwealth country has the right to judge others, in an apparent reference to the boycott of an upcoming summit in Sri Lanka by the leaders of Canada and India. External Affairs Minister Gamini Peiris said that "within the Commonwealth, there is...
  • CJ Show: Your Contributions to No Country For Children Campaign 14-10-2013 05:25 PM

    Many of you turned CJ's to highlight the issues concerning our children. Here we feature the best of videos and pictures received on ibncj.com ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 20-09-2013 12:48 PM

    This week, we are back with our 'No Country for Children' campaign -where children report on the issues that matter to them. Plus your videos/pictures and much more. Watch the show on Saturday at 9:30 PM. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Has India become 'No country for women'? 07-09-2013 08:01 PM

    Women in Delhi and Mumbai share the candid stories of daily sexual harassment. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist show 30-08-2013 05:48 PM

    Continuing with our 'NO Country for Children campaign'- We hear a mother's relentless fight for her differently-abled child's education. Also, Actor Nandita Das talks about the obsession with fair skin and why she is part of 'Dark is beautiful'campaign and much more. ...
  • The Last Word: As Egypt erupts in violence, what future does the middle-eastern country face? 19-08-2013 09:34 PM

    Over 850 people have died since last Wednesday in the clashes between ousted President Mohamed Morsi's supporters and the army in Egypt. ...
  • Not making charges against Vadra in personal capacity: Khemka 12-08-2013 10:39 PM

    Senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka on Monday sought to clear the "erroneous impression" that he had personally shared with the media the allegations against Robert Vadra, saying that the charges were actually part of the report submitted by him to the Haryana government. "Some reports appearing in a section of...
  • CJ Campaign: No Country for Children 11-08-2013 12:12 PM

    Editor-in-Chief Radjeep Sardesai announces our new campaign: No Country for Children. Watch our stories on children's rights, and submit your own to ibncj.com. #CJChildhood ...
  • Citizen Journalist Show: No Country for Children, and more 11-08-2013 11:25 AM

    This week, the CJ show travels from Jharkhand to Bangalore and back, featuring the stories of a reunited international couple, a road restoration project in Bangalore, and a plea for better roads in Ladakh. Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai launches the No Country for Children campaign, in which CJ will track the...
  • Adam Scott happy after revising his Firestone goals 04-08-2013 01:30 PM

    Ohio: Having lowered his sights on a second-place finish at this week's Bridgestone Invitational where Tiger Woods is running away with the tournament, Adam Scott was happy with his progress in Saturday's third round. Masters champion Scott, winner here in 2011, fired a sparkling four-under-par 66 on another warm, blustery...
  • Firestone boils down to race for second for Tiger Woods' rivals 04-08-2013 01:27 PM

    Ohio: After Tiger Woods maintained his commanding seven-shot lead at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational on Saturday, his closest rivals all but conceded that Sunday's final round will come down to a battle for second. Woods put himself in prime position to seal a record eighth victory in the elite World Golf...