ESCAPE

  • Over 200 wedding guests at Indian restaurant in UK escape fire September 21, 2014

    London: Over 200 guests at a wedding reception had a lucky escape when a fire broke out at an Indian restaurant in the UK. The fire started in the kitchen and quickly spread to the roof of the Arooj restaurant on Attercliffe Road, Sheffield. About 30 firefighters tackled the blaze,...
  • Remembering Attenborough, the man behind 'Gandhi' August 25, 2014

    Actor, filmmaker Richard Attenborough passed away on Sunday at the age of 90. He will be fondly remembered for his roles in films like 'The Great Escape' and the 'Jurassic Park' series. But here in India, his name will always be synonymous with the film 'Gandhi'. ...
  • Travel Escapes: Exploring Chikmagalur, Mussoorie and Manali July 26, 2014

    CNNIBN in partnership with Cleartrip brings to you the special series 'Travel escapes' that will explore 18 destinations and 18 resorts. In this the episode, watch our journey through Chikmagalur, Mussoorie and Manali. ...
  • Travel Escape: Exploring Shoghi and Kanha July 20, 2014

    CNNIBN in partnership Cleartrip brings to you the special series 'Travel escape' that will explore 18 destinations and 18 resorts. In this the episode, watch our journey through Shoghi and Kanha. ...
  • Prisoner escapes from police custody while being shifted to hospital, five cops suspended July 15, 2014

    An undertrial prisoner escaped on Tuesday from police custody while being shifted to hospital, following which the five policemen on duty were suspended. The kidnap accused, Saddam Hussain (22), escaped from the custody when policemen were shifting him from Raigarh district hospital to Bilaspur for further treatment, Raigarh Additional Superintendent of...
  • Travel escapes: Exploring Wayanad, Thekkady and Pune July 12, 2014

    CNNIBN in partnership Cleartrip brings to you the special series 'Travel escapes' that will explore 18 destinations and 18 resorts. In this episode, watch our journey through Wayanad, Thekkady and Pune. ...
  • More than 60 women, girls escape Islamist abductors in Nigeria July 7, 2014

    Maiduguri: More than 60 women and girls abducted last month by suspected Boko Haram militants in northeast Nigeria have escaped their captors, sources have said. Local vigilante Abbas Gava said he had "received an alert from my colleagues ... That about 63 of the abducted women and girls had made...
  • Travel escapes: Exploring Havelock, Kochi and Goa July 5, 2014

    CNNIBN in partnership Cleartrip brings to you the special series 'Travel escapes' that will explore 18 destinations and 18 resorts. In this episode, watch our journey through Havelock, Kochi and Goa. ...
  • Travel escape: Exploring Chittorgarh, Chennai June 28, 2014

    CNNIBN in partnership Cleartrip brings to you the special series 'Travel escape' that will explore 18 destinations and 18 resorts. In this the episode, watch our journey through Chittorgarh and Chennai. ...
  • Two robbers arrested, five escape June 26, 2014

    Two dacoity were caught while committing dacoity in Chatra village of Dumka district, police said on Thursday. A group of dacoits barged into the house a grocery shop owner, Kanhailal Sheel late night on Wednesday and started committing dacoity after taking his family members hostage at gun point, said Deputy SP AK...
  • Travel escape: Exploring Gangtok, Jaipur and Kovalam June 21, 2014

    CNNIBN in partnership Cleartrip brings to you the special series 'Travel escape' that will explore 18 destinations and 18 resorts. In this the episode, watch our journey through Gangtok, Jaipur and Kovalam. ...
  • School principal shot at, escapes unhurt in Outer Delhi June 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The principal of a public school was allegedly shot at by two unidentified armed assailants inside the premises of the school in Narela of outer Delhi. However, 48yearold Ram Pal Tyagi, Principal of Daffodil Public school in Narela, escaped unhurt as the assailants missed their target, police said...
  • Photos: For the first time, Universal Orlando takes you inside Gringotts bank on a ride fit for wizards May 14, 2014

    All of us at some point of time would have fantasised to have an adventure like Harry Potter and now the wish has been granted with the opening of a theme park ride based on Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringott adventure a sequence from 'Harry Potter...
  • US: Freezing climate forces jail escapist to surrender January 8, 2014

    Just how cold is it in the US? Apparently cold enough for an escaped prisoner to turn himself in. Authorities say the inmate escaped from a minimum security facility in Kentucky on Sunday. As temperatures dropped far below freezing on Monday, they say he walked into a motel and asked the...
  • Working with Rima motivated Tashu Kaushik November 27, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actress Tashu Kaushik says working with costar Rima Kallingal in forthcoming Malayalam thriller "Escape from Uganda" motivated her to perform better and in the process she has become her fan. "I have become Rima's fan after working with her. Watching her perform motivated me so much to perform better,...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Boss', 'Shahid', 'Escape Plan', 'Captain Phillips October 19, 2013

    CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Boss', 'Shahid', 'Escape Plan' and 'Captain Phillips. Actor Ayushmann Khurrana also tells how 'Dilwale Dulhaiya Le Jaenge' influenced him. ...
  • 'Escape Plan' review: A film with loose ends and mediocre script October 18, 2013

    Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Caviezel, Sam Neill, Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson Director: Mikael Hafstrom Unlike The Expendables films that take pride in cramming as many pasttheirprime action heroes that are looking for an easy paycheque, 'Escape Plan' offers us the pleasure of watching Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarznegger in their...
  • Competition with Stallone gave way to respect: Schwarzenegger October 14, 2013

    Los Angeles: Arnold Schwarzenegger, who will be seen with his once fierce on screen competitor Sylvester Stallone in 'Escape Plan' on Friday, says competition between them gradually gave way to increased mutual respect. The duo used to compete in the action and muscle genre on the big screen. Talking about his camaraderie...
  • Sylvester Stallone speaks Hindi in 'Escape Plan' October 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Sylvester Stallone will be seen mouthing Hindi words in his forthcoming movie 'Escape Plan'. The actor plays a structural engineer. As the story progresses, he gets falsely convicted and trapped in a jail which he had designed and no man can break. Stallone has used Hindi words 'Kaise...
  • Mayawati hits out at Rahul, says Congress biased against Dalits October 9, 2013

    Lucknow: BSP supremo Mayawati has hit out at Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for his comments on his party being the sole campaigner for Dalit rights. The BSP chief said that Congress has displayed its bias by not declaring a national condolence day on the death anniversary of BSP founder...
  • Delhi: 15 of 33 inmates who escaped juvenile home rearrested October 7, 2013

    Fifteen of the 33 inmates who escaped from a Delhi juvenile home on Sunday have been rearrested. Inmates escaped after pelting stones, exploding cylinders, smashing window panes and even set the Superintendent's office on fire. Police said they also stole Rs 30,000 and beat up a security guard. Officials say...
  • Escape Plan: It's a face off between Schwarzenegger and Stallone October 6, 2013

    Los Angeles: Known to be the best of friends, action heroes Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger are also very competitive and this was shown when the two put up a fake fight and were seen blowing punches to each other on the sets of their film, 'Escape Plan'. The 'fake brawl'...
  • Police to announce cash reward for information on Usmani September 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Police plans to announce a cash reward for information on Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative Afzal Usmani, who recently fled from court premises. Various police teams, specially formed to track down Usmani, have fanned out across the country but have been unable to find any clue about his whereabouts so...
  • Embarrassed Mumbai police begins manhunt as IM terrorist escapes September 21, 2013

    Mumbai: In a huge security lapse and a big embarrassment for the Mumbai Police, Indian Mujahideen operative and Ahmedabad blasts case accused Afzal Usmani made a daring escape from police custody while being produced in court on Friday. Two policemen have been suspended and a DCP-level inquiry has also been initiated...
  • 21 juveniles escape from Bengal home, 19 caught September 12, 2013

    Kolkata: At least 21 juvenile delinquents, most of them from Bangladesh, Thursday escaped from a state-run home in West Bengal, but 19 of them were later apprehended near the India-Bangladesh border, police said. The juveniles escaped from Subhayan - a government-run home in Balurghat in South Dinajpur district, 440 km from...
  • Afghanistan: Suspected Taliban terrorists shoot dead Sushmita Banerjee September 5, 2013

    Indian national Sushmita Banerjee, whose memoir about her dramatic escape from the Taliban was turned into a Bollywood film, was shot dead in Afghanistan by militants, police said on Thursday. Banerjee, 49, was killed outside her home in Paktika province. She was married to Afghan businessman Jaanbaz Khan and recently moved...
  • Afghanistan: Indian author Sushmita Banerjee shot dead outside her house September 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian author Sushmita Banerjee, who wrote a popular memoir about her dramatic escape from the Taliban, was on Thursday shot dead in Afghanistan. Married to an Afghan businessman, Sushmita was killed outside her home. The book about her dramatic escape in 1995 became a best-seller in India and was...
  • Haryana policeman arrested for negligence after prisoner escapes August 14, 2013

    A Haryana Police head constable was arrested for negligence after a prisoner he was escorting escaped from the district court complex in Gurgaon on Tuesday, police said. Nirmal Vijay, 40, a resident of Rajasthan's Ajmer, managed to flee from the custody of head constable Naresh Kumar. Vijay was facing six different...
  • Indian maid jumps off balcony to escape harassment August 14, 2013

    Three domestic maids, including one Indian, have managed to escape from their employers, who allegedly forced them to work roundtheclock, by jumping from balconies of their homes in Bahrain. The women, an Indian and two Indonesians, suffered minor injuries and are being treated at a hospital in Bahrain's capital city...
  • Watch: Two boys killed by a python in Canada August 6, 2013

    Two young boys were killed by a python that escaped its enclosure at a pet store in Canada. The brothers, aged five and seven, were sleeping in a friend's apartment above the pet store when the snake strangled them. ...