Emergency

  • News 360: Medical emergency kept Sachin Tendulkar away from Parliament August 8, 2014

    After the uproar due to absence of Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar in the Upper House, the former cricketer responded to the controversy on Friday in a press conference. Sachin said, "My absence in Delhi has been discussed too much. I do not mean to disrespect any institution, there was...
  • Watch CJ Piyush Tewari 's appeal for a stronger road safety law June 8, 2014

    CJ Piyush Tewari is the founder of Save Life Foundation, an NGO that promotes road safety and emergency care. In this report, CJ Piyush demands the implementation of a strong road safety law from the new government and explains how better safety measures can help save people injured in road...
  • Watch: Reactions of relatives of Malaysian flight MH192 passengers April 21, 2014

    More than 40 days after MH 370 went missing, there was another Malaysian airline scare after flight MH192 from Kuala Lumpur to Bangalore turned back mid-air, when a malfunction was detected. Malaysian Airlines has reported that the flight has landed safely at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. The Bangalore bound...
  • South Sudan President declares state of emergency ahead of talks January 2, 2014

    The president of south Sudan has declared a state of emergency in two states on Wednesday even as the government and rebel groups meet to end a two-week-old conflict. ...
  • Victorious India Under-23 cricket team return home August 28, 2013

    Suryakumar-led India Under-23 team defeated Pakistan in the final to lift the ACC Emerging Teams Cup in Singapore. ...
  • Egypt declares national emergency; 278 dead in clashes August 15, 2013

    At least 278 people died in Egypt after the military tried to crush down the protests camp. State of emergency has been declared to control the clashes between the pro and anti-Morsi supporters. ...
  • Musharraf didn't flee from the court, says his spokesperson April 18, 2013

    Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf fled from the Islamabad High Court after the court cancelled his bail and directed police to immediately arrest him. Musharraf had appeared in the court this morning to seek extension of his interim bail in a case related to the sacking of over 60 judges...
  • IAS officer transfer: Cong's emergency mindset evident, says BJP October 16, 2012

    The BJP has once again called for an impartial probe into the DLF-Vadra land deal in Haryana. BJP leader Prakash Javadekar has said that the transfer of the IAS officer Ashok Khemka reveals the Congress's emergency mindset. "The moment Vadra's matter came in public domain, Congress has been trying to save...
  • Pak, Indian authorities cooperate: AI passengers July 9, 2012

    The passengers, after reaching India following an emergency landing in Pakistan, said the authorities of both the countries and Air India officials were very helpful. ...
  • WWII plane crash: Miraculous escape for 7 on board June 14, 2011

    The plane went down and burst into flames in Illinois on Tuesday. All the seven on board were able to walk away safe. ...
  • More than thirty kids killed in Syria: UNICEF June 3, 2011

    Anger and protests continue against the torture and murder of 13-year-old Hamza, who became the face of the movement in Syria. ...
  • Novel 'Delhi Calm' explores the Emergency July 19, 2010

    It is a new 246 page graphic novel written by graphic designer Vishwajyoti Ghosh. ...
  • CJ exposes plight of health wards April 18, 2010

    Lipsita Mohanty exposes the dire straits that patients are in at Bhubaneshwar's govt hospital. ...
  • Watch: Five-year-old's wit saves mom's life December 11, 2009

    A five-year-old American girl is being hailed as a true hero after she saved her mother's life. CNN's Anson Tebbetts has the amazing story pf Navaeh, who called 911 when her mom passed out. ...
  • PM's security cost patient's life, claims family November 3, 2009

    Security measures laid out for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to the PGI Medical Hospital in Chandigarh could have cost a patient his life. The family of S P Verma claim that security personnel including the Chandigarh Police did not allow their vehicle to proceed to the Emergency and...
  • CJ to authorities: Soup up emergency services July 24, 2009

    New Delhi: An ambulance arriving over an hour late, ill-equipped without trained hospital staff. Citizen Journalist Pankaj Raina lost his father to lax emergency medical care. He tries to get some answers from the hospital and makes an appeal to show respect towards the emergency services. ...
  • Watch: Emergency declared in Bangkok April 13, 2009

    A state of emergency has been declared in Bangkok, Thailand due to intensifying anti-government protests. ...
  • IBNLiving: Delhi gets hi-tech emergency care March 17, 2009

    Emergency medical services in Delhi just got faster. Rapid Rescue Service, a Gurgaon based private firm has launched a scheme which in case of an emergency rushes a doctor to the spot in less than 30 minutes. And the doctor is armed with a a GPS monitor a first aid...
  • Watch: IIT-Madras draws roadmap for India's future October 21, 2008

    Golden Jubliee Conclave of IIT-Madras is brought exclusively by CNN-IBN. It is an institute which has produced some of the best brains in the country and now they have to discuss Emergent India: the road ahead this conclave. From politicians to people from corporate world, everyone joined the discussion at...
  • Cyclone Nargis: junta declares state of emergency May 5, 2008

    New Delhi: Cyclone Nargis has left over 4000 people dead over the weekend in neighbouring Myanmar. And now a huge food and water crisis looms ahead. The ruling junta has declared a state of emergency in five regions. ...
  • Pak govt signals for showdown with Musharraf April 3, 2008

    Pakistan's new government has signalled that it is ready for a showdown with President Pervez Musharraf. Prime minister Gillani said that "extra-constitutional steps" taken by Musharraf during the emergency rule last year are not part of the Constitution as the Parliament is yet to endorse them. ...
  • Mush says will honour all Constitutional, poll promises December 10, 2007

    New Delhi: Pakistan President, Pervez Musharraf has made it clear that the Emergency will be lifted in his country this weekend. Speaking in an exclusive interview to CNN's Wolf Blitzer, he hit out at former Chief Justice Ifthikhar Chaudhury again. "I have been giving commitments on the issue of Constitution and...
  • Poll boycott decision depends on party: Sharif's son November 27, 2007

    Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's son Hussain Sharif said a decision on boycotting the polls has to be taken by the All Parties Democratic Movement of which the PML(N) is a part. ...
  • Benazir must boycott elections, says Imran November 24, 2007

    Former Pakistan PM Benazir Bhutto must boycott elections to prove her credentials, says cricket legend and Opposition leader Imran Khan. Khan, who was released from prison on Wednesday, gave an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN during which he said President George Bush was to blame for the anti-American feeling in Pakistan. ...
  • 67-yr-old Pak human rights activist released November 13, 2007

    Pakistani opposition leader Benazir Bhutto has been placed under house arrest. The move comes as the former prime minister was planning to lead a protest motorcade Tuesday from Lahore to Islamabad. Rallies and political gatherings are banned under Pakistan’s state of emergency. General Musharraf amended the 1952 Pakistan Army Act over...
  • Pakistan expels three UK reporters November 12, 2007

    New Delhi: Pakistan has expelled three journalists from the UK's daily Telegraph newspaper after they published an editorial which the Government considered to be offensive. ...
  • Media gagged but cit journos report from inside Pak November 10, 2007

    Lahore / Islamabad: Pakistan's government may have gagged private media, but citizen journalists there are still getting the news out from the country. CNN's Jonathan Mann gets those I-reports from citizen journalists. ...
  • Students in Pakistan add voice to protests November 9, 2007

    New Delhi: Students are adding their voices to the protests against President Pervez Musharraf in the streets of Pakistan. But life, as some Pakistanis know, is going on as usual despite the unrest in the streets. ...
  • Rice says US unhappy by Mush's action, will review aid to Pak November 5, 2007

    New Delhi: US Secretary of state Condoleezza Rice had some strong comments about the Emergency and said that US will review its financial aid to Pakistan. But the process is complicated since much of the money goes towards fighting terrorism in the region. ...
  • India 360: TN fumes over 'morning after pill' ad August 22, 2007

    New Delhi: Cipla's new emergency contraceptive, popularly known as the 'morning after pill', the i-pill is showing contra-indications in Tamil Nadu. The Tamil Nadu Directorate of Drugs Control has sent a notice to a popular Tamil magazine, Ananda Vikatan, for publishing advertisements of the i-pill. ...