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  • Overdrive: Independence Quattro Drive 2014 6 hours 13 minutes ago

    Overdrive drove through the rocky terrains of Rohtang Pass on Day four of its Independence Quattro Drive 2014 series. ...
  • Narendra Modi government has brought economy back on track: Gowda 8 hours 34 minutes ago

    Bangalore: The Narendra Modi government has within 100 days in office brought the economy back on track, which is reflected in the increase in the GDP growth rate, Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda said on Saturday. "I think the GDP has grown within a short span of 100 days (5.7 per...
  • People unhappy with Modi government's 100-day report card: NCP 9 hours 8 minutes ago

    Nagpur: People are unhappy with the performance of Narendra Modi government at the Centre during its first 100 days as it has failed to keep its promises on rising prices and inflation, the National Congress Party said on Saturday. "People are not at all happy with the BJP government at the...
  • 100 days of Modi government: One-man show so far, doubts linger over its success 10 hours 4 minutes ago

    New Delhi: As the Narendra Modi government completes 100 days in power, one wonders whether the last hundred days have been a one-man show and whether it will continue to be so for the next four years. The 2014 general elections were interesting not only because Modi was the face of...
  • 100 days of Narendra Modi government: PM keeps a check on officers, says bureaucrats must perform 3 days ago

    New Delhi: At a time when the Narendra Modi government is completing 100 days in power, CNN-IBN gets you a look at how the NDA government led by the Prime Minister has re-energised the bureaucracy to end policy paralysis. One of the first decisions of the NDA government was to...
  • Smriti Irani asks states for action plan on 'toilets for girls' goal 4 days ago

    New Delhi: HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Tuesday asked states to prepare an action plan for construction of toilets for girls in all government schools by July next year in keeping with the goal set up Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In his Independence Day speech, Modi had said that all...
  • 100 days of the Narendra Modi government: Quick decision making, e-governance in focus 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Monday completed its 100 days in power. It is a government, which wants to make up for what it calls lost time. Coming in the backdrop of the policy paralysis tag which became UPA's nemesis, Prime Minister Modi is a man known for...
  • Poll: How do you rate PM Modi's performance in the 100 days? 5 days ago

    New Delhi: As Prime Minister Narendra Modi completes 100 day in office, we ask our readers how has his performance been. Has he been able to deliver on his promises? Has his governance been efficient and effective? Have your say on your poll below. ...
  • Another hot day ahead in Delhi 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhiites on Monday woke up to a hot and humid day with no sign of rain. The minimum temperature settled at 27.5 degrees Celsius, a notch above normal. Humidity was recorded at 64 per cent at 8.30 AM and is expected to rise during the day, a Met...
  • Jason Day, Jim Furyk tied for lead at The Barclays 6 days ago

    Parmus: Jim Furyk doesn't see another chance to fail, only another chance to win. Seven times since Furyk last won at the 2010 Tour Championship, he has had at least a share of the 54-hole lead. Seven times he has failed to convert. He gave himself yet another opportunity Saturday with a bogey-free...
  • Watch: New song 'Tu meri' from 'Bang Bang' shows off Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif's scorching chemistry August 22, 2014

    You need to see this. Stop whatever you're doing and watch this new song 'Tu meri' from the upcoming film 'Bang Bang'. Composed by the musician duo Vishal-Shekhar and sung by Vishal Dadlani, the song features Hrithik Roshan dancing in his inimitable style with Katrina Kaif. ...
  • MP: More than 50 school children fall sick after eating mid-day meals August 21, 2014

    Hoshangabad: Over 50 children on Thursday fell sick after eating mid-day meals in a government primary and middle school at Sukarwada gram panchayat under Babai tehsil, officials said. The kids complained of uneasiness and pain in their stomach after consuming "kadhi-rice" served as part of the school's mid-day meals, school principal...
  • A school asked its students what they could have a 100 of and why. This little girl's answer will break your heart August 21, 2014

    On the 100th day of school, the students were asked if they could have 100 of anything, what would it be and why? This poor little girl's answer will break your heart. This shows how much we take our families for granted. ...
  • Odisha: 300 students fell ill after eating lunch in school in Ganjam August 20, 2014

    Berhampur: Over 300 school students in Sanakhemundi block of Ganjam district were taken ill after having lunch in the school on Wednesday, police said. The sick students were admitted in the local hospital and their condition stated to be good. "Most of the students were discharged after treatment and condition...
  • Photos: On World Photography Day, you need to see these 25 mesmerising photos of India that sum up what our glorious country is all about August 19, 2014

    The World Photography Day is celebrated every year on 19th August to mark the special day to honour those artists who make a picture say a thousand words. The reason why 19th August was chosen to celebrate the day was the French government's decision to allow the daguerreotype process to...
  • World Photography Day: Revisiting the world's first ever selfie from 175 years ago August 19, 2014

    This 1839 self-photograph by amateur chemist and photography enthusiast Robert Cornelius (1809-1893) from Philadelphia is believed to be the world's first ever selfie - a photography craze that is taking the world by storm 175 years later.This daguerreotype (a pioneering and popular photographic process) was also the first to be...
  • A rendition of Vande Mataram by CNN-IBN August 19, 2014

    CJ team gets you a rendition of the 'Vande Mataram', this song is produced by our in-house talent. CNN-IBN journalists turn musicians. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist show: Independence Day special August 18, 2014

    This week on the Citizen Journalist show we celebrate the 68th Independence Day. ...
  • Chennai turns 375 this week; a look at the history behind Madras Day August 19, 2014

    Chennai: The first modern city of India, Chennai, will celebrate its 375th birth anniversary of August 22. The southern city has already begun celebrating Madras Week from Sunday by dedicating seven days to the history, culture and traditions of the city. Chennai, then Madras was born when a small piece of...
  • Watch: India day parade in New York August 17, 2014

    The 34th India day parade was on Sunday held in New York city marking India's 68th Independence day. The parade organised by the Federation of Indian Associations features close to 40 floats, 20 marching groups and 6 professional bands. ...
  • CMs of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh hold talks to sort out differences August 17, 2014

    Hyderabad: Putting aside their differences, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and his Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao on Sunday met in presence of Governor ESL Narasimhan to sort out differences between the two states on various issues. Both the chief ministers told reporters after...
  • India-Pak relations: Challenges for Modi August 17, 2014

    As India and Pakistan celebrate 67 years of Independence, CNN-IBN discusses with Indo-Pak experts the challenges and expectations that lay ahead for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his counterpart Nawaz Sharif. ...
  • Dozens of birds injured due to kite strings on Independence Day August 17, 2014

    New Delhi: It is a tradition on Independence Day to fly kites, but it has proved dangerous for the birds. Dozens of birds were injured this Independece day in the national capital after getting caught and even cut by kite strings. The bird hospital in Old Delhi admitted at least...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha dedicates a song to the nation on Independence Day August 17, 2014

    On the occasion of 68th Independence Day, Cyrus Broacha dedicates a patriotic song to the nation....
  • TWTW: A government employee tells how he celebrated Independence Day August 17, 2014

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't' Cyrus Broacha interviews a government employee and asks him about his plans for Independence Day. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on Aam Aadmi Party on Independence Day August 17, 2014

    On this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on the Aam Aadmi Party and how the patriotic fervor disappears once the day is over. The tricolour flag loses its importance after August 15. ...
  • Celebrating 'azadi' with 'rahgiri' in Old Delhi August 17, 2014

    New Delhi: On this Independence Day evening, the historic Chandni Chowk street in Delhi's Walled City, otherwise chock-a-block with chaotic traffic and a teeming mass of people, was wide open for a stroll. The North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) for the first time ever organised 'rahgiri' in the city in collaboration...
  • Overdrive: 8 enthusiasts join the overdrive team for independence Quattro drive August 16, 2014

    Eight Overdrive enthusiasts join the Overdrive team for the independence Quattro drive. They get to travel on Marsimek-La which is the highest motorable road of the world. They enjoy their journey singing and hoisting the National flag. ...
  • Canadian Prime Minister lauds Indo-Canadians for their contribution August 16, 2014

    Toronto: India and Canada have long standing and positive bilateral relations based on mutual interests, Prime Minister Stephen Harper has said and lauded the contributions of Indo-Canadians to the prosperity of his country. "Our strong and dynamic relationship is rooted in deep people-to-people ties," Harper said in a statement read by...