Domestic

  • Power of 49: Story of Rashmi Anand who fought domestic violence February 27, 2014

    The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN IBN joins hands with Tatas and their latest 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage. This week's theme of the campaign is 'women and domestic violence'. ...
  • Testimonies of BSP MP's maid reveal horrific tales of torture November 7, 2013

    Horrifying details have emerged from another domestic help of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh's wife Jagriti Singh, who is facing murder charges in the death case of one of her domestic helps. The domestic help Meena Sardar has alleged that Jagriti spat on her food, served it on the floor and...
  • Third maid alleges inhuman behaviour by arrested BSP MP's wife November 7, 2013

    In more details emerging in the murder case of the domestic help of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife Dr Jagriti Singh, another domestic help Meena Sardar has alleged that Jagriti spat on her food, served it on the floor and forced her to eat it without using her...
  • FTP: BSP MP, wife arrested after maid's death: Is abuse of domestic help increasing? November 6, 2013

    Bahujan Samaj Party MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife Jagriti Singh were taken into police custody after they were arrested in connection with the death of their 35 year old household help. Another of the Singh's domestic help, a minor, has also spoken about how Jagriti used to hit, beat,...
  • Watch: Girls in bondage October 16, 2013

    Recently, a 50-year-old woman was arrested in Delhi for allegedly brutally abusing her teenaged domestic worker. The 15-year-old girl from Jharkhand had alleged that her employer would beat her up every day. Such is the case of thousands of girls from Jharkhand who end up as domestic help. ...
  • Watch: Illegal placement agencies thrive on the need for cheap domestic help October 4, 2013

    Exploiting the extreme poverty in parts of rural India and the need for cheap domestic help in metro cities drives the racket of illegal placement agencies. In the hidden camera investigation, the traffickers and agents reveal how easily they dupe girls and sell them in the cities and how they...
  • Domestic violence case: Om Puri says his wife is hysterical August 27, 2013

    A day after actor Om Puri's estranged wife Nandita filed a case of domestic violence against him, the actor denied all the charges and called her hysterical. He also said she is very dominating. ...
  • FTP: Is the veil of silence over domestic violence being broken at last? July 12, 2013

    Former Miss World and actress Yukta Mookhey has lodged an FIR against her husband Prince Tuli for alleged domestic violence. ...
  • FTP: Is sexual abuse of men not given due attention by law and police? July 9, 2013

    Former Madhya Pradesh finance minister Raghavji has been remanded to judicial custody till July 22 in the alleged sodomy case against him. ...
  • Police file FIR against former MP minster following sodomy allegations July 7, 2013

    "Raghavji on Sunday appeared in the police station. We have registered FIR against Raghavji and 2 others, under IPC 370, 506, 34. Investigation is on and further action will be taken according to law," said SP Anshuman Singh. ...
  • MP: Finance Minister Raghavji forced to resign over sodomy allegations July 5, 2013

    In a huge embarassment for Madhya Pradesh's BJP government in an election year, a senior minister was today forced to resign after his male servant filed a police complaint accusing him of sexual exploitation. ...
  • I feel cheated, CM shielded my husband: Kerala ex-forest minister's wife April 3, 2013

    The wife of the former Forest Minister of Kerala KB Ganesh Kumar has said that she was not only abused by her husband, but also feels cheated by Chief Minister Oomen Chandy, who was shielding him. Though the former minister has denied the allegations and has said it a political...
  • Kerala ex-minister's marital spat rocks Assembly, Oppn says CM must quit April 3, 2013

    The Opposition alleged Oommen Chandy "misled" the House over the complaint by former Kerala minister Ganesh Kumar's wife. ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai: In IPL obsession, domestic cricket has faltered February 5, 2013

    The BCCI must address domestic cricket because the Ranji Trophy is no longer the breeding ground for talent, says IBN18 Editor-in-Chief. ...
  • Q1 GDP: Growth up, manufacturing down August 31, 2012

    CNBC-TV18 Banking Editor Latha Venkatesh explain what the Q1 numbers of GDP mean. ...
  • Proud to be part of a great team: Dravid March 9, 2012

    India's greatest No.3 batsman Rahul Dravid announced his retirement from international and domestic cricket in Bangalore on Friday, bringing an end to a 16-year career. ...
  • Delhi Daredevils 'superfans' to inspire revival February 28, 2012

    Having finished at the bottom in last year's IPL, Delhi Daredevils are hoping their new signings and their 'superfans' can help them do better in season five. ...
  • Delhi Daredevils 'superfans' to inspire revival February 28, 2012

    Having finished at the bottom in last year's IPL, Delhi Daredevils are hoping their new signings and their 'superfans' can help them do better in season five. ...
  • 8-year-old domestic help mercilessly beaten up January 6, 2011

    Police have arrested a businessman accused of mercilessly beaten up his eight-year-old domestic help. ...
  • CJ fights back against domestic violence August 1, 2010

    For the last 16 years Jyoti's husband has been allegedly harassing her. The husband tortures him both physically and mentally. ...
  • Watch: Guj VHP leader's domestic help deposes, beaten up September 1, 2009

    A day after the domestic help of a Gujarat VHP leader Damodar Modi was interrogated by the department of Income Tax, the help was found beaten brutally. Yet, no FIR has been filed by his employers who are under a multi-crore tax investigation. CNN-IBN investigates. ...
  • Watch: Is worst over for Indian economy? September 1, 2009

    The economy has grown at 6.1 pc in the first three months of financial year. ...
  • Capital on a shooting rage, biker dies December 18, 2007

    New Delhi: The capital witnessed two different shooting incidents on Monday night. Two men on a motorbike were shot at around 7 PM on Monday in Karol Bagh. The bike rider, identified as Deepak died soon after. The pillion rider is said to be in the hospital in critical...
  • Domestic airlines lock horns over international skies August 14, 2007

    CNN-IBN Correspondent Karma Paljor gives details on how India's domestic airlines are lobbying hard to be allowed to fly out of India. ...
  • Treating maids as equals | Your say June 20, 2007

    Has the relationship between employers and their domestic helps reached a point of crisis? Are domestic employees being pushed to the limit? Do we treat our maids as equals? ...