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  • 'If I am FM: I will allocate more funds for education' July 7, 2014

    If I were FM, I would focus on more allocation of funds for the primary and secondary education. I would also make sure that it is effectively implemented across the country. ...
  • Lack of coordination among civic bodies in Bangalore leading to wastage of funds , says CJ Rahul June 15, 2014

    Rahul Dayama turns CJ to highlight the lack of coordination among the civic bodies like BWSSB and BBMP in Bangalore city leading to the criminal wastage of tax payers money. This after he saw a series of road and drainage works being carried out in his city under complete lack...
  • A Billion Votes: Arvind Kejriwal urges people to end elitist politics May 9, 2014

    After BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's grand roadshow in Varanasi on Thursday, it is his competitor Arvind Kejriwal who is all set to hit the streets of the temple town on Friday. Kejriwal's roadshow is likely to begin around 3 pm from the main gate of Benaras Hindu University. ...
  • Change India: Setting up a sovereign wealth fund without spending government money April 26, 2014

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Network18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. In this special show, we bring to you the policy initiatives that will enable setting up wealth fund without spending the government money. In today's show, we...
  • The Last Word: Is transparency in political parties' funding critical? November 13, 2013

    The reports of funding of the Aam Aadmi Party has drawn everyone's attention as the party have been able to collect around Rs 20 crore and most of them being foreign funds. The party claims that the funding is done by NRI's with Indian passport. CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar discussed the...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 11, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is the government decision to probe AAP's foreign funding driven by pure electoral politics? November 11, 2013

    Trouble seems to be brewing for the Aam Aadmi Party as the government has now ordered a probe into the party's funding. Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has said that the government has received complaints stating that the party is receiving foreign funding. AAP has collected Rs 19 crore as...
  • News 360: MCA felicitates Sachin by naming Kandivili ground after him November 11, 2013

    The MCA felicitated Sachin Tendulkar ahead of his 200th and final Test by naming its Kandivili Ground after him. Earlier in the day, Sachin fans were disappointed as the MCA will reportedly sell only 5000 out of 30,000 tickets for Sachin's last Test match. ...
  • All about the concept of Simply Finance Quiz November 10, 2013

    CNN-IBN brings to you the new concept about the financial quiz across the eight locations of the country to pick the best teams across the universities of the nation. ...
  • Nirbhaya fund with FM, will soon roll out schemes: Krishna Tirath August 24, 2013

    Soon after the gangrape of a paramedical student in Delhi in December, the government had announced a Nirbhaya fund. Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath has said that the schemes for women will be rolled out soon once they are approved by the concerned ministries. "The Nirbhaya fund is...
  • Is centre giving undue funds and favours to the Gandhi family bastions? July 19, 2013

    While the country stares at economic woes, it's raining projects for Raebareli and Amethi, the constituencies of Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul. ...
  • No need to protest just yet, says Khurshid on JuD fund allotment June 20, 2013

    The government of Pakistan's Punjab Province has recently allocated RS 400 million to the Jamaat Ud Dawa. JuD is believed to be a front for the banned terror group Lashkar-e-Toiba. Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid said there is no need to protest just yet. The minister said it's only a budget...
  • Michelle Obama loses her cool after protestor interrupts her speech June 6, 2013

    US First Lady Michelle Obama lost her cool on Tuesday when a protestor interrupted her speech at a fundraising event. Michelle was reportedly so distressed by the interruption that she threatened to leave. The protestor was demanding equality for gays and lesbians. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Chit fund scams June 2, 2013

    Year after year millions of Indians are cheated of their life savings. Fourteen people committed suicide and thousands in West Bengal lost their life savings after Saradha group went bust. ...
  • Funds misuse: Congress rallies behind Sheila Dikshit June 10, 2013

    Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was pulled up by the state Lokayukta for misusing public funds on government advertisements before the 2008 election. ...
  • SEBI needs more power to deal with cases like chit fund scams: UK Sinha May 21, 2013

    SEBI Chairman UK Sinha said, "If you look at SEBI act section 11 AA, it has several exemptions - chit funds, cooperatives, Nidhi are exempted. ...
  • Odisha: Police raid over 80 financial institutes, Rs 10 crore frozen May 11, 2013

    CNN-IBN had exposed how 40 financial companies in Odisha had duped investors of more than Rs 20,000 crore. ...
  • WB chit fund scam: How Saradha group looted the investors May 7, 2013

    Investigations are on into the chit fund scam in West Bengal. There were thousands of crores of losses for those who can least afford it. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 1, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: India asks Pak to release Sarabjit Singh April 29, 2013

    India on Monday formally asked Pakistan to release Sarabjit Singh, the death row convict, whose condition remains critical after he was brutally assaulted in a Pakistani jail. ...
  • SFIO probing firms involved in WB chit fund scam: Sachin Pilot April 29, 2013

    The Centre is investigating the West Bengal chit fund schemes with the Corporate Affairs Ministry setting up a special panel. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on Chinese incursion issue April 28, 2013

    Cyrusa Broacha takes on the Chinese incursion issue. Chinese soldiers have crossed the disputed Himalayan border and launched a incursion fire into the territory. ...
  • Chit fund scam: Pressure mounts on TMC govt as one more investor commits suicide April 27, 2013

    Meanwhile, TMC MP Kunal Ghosh, one of the two accused of blackmailing Saradha group promoter Sudipta Sen, has offered to resign if he is told to do so. ...
  • Chit fund scam: WB Minister denies any link with Sudipta Sen April 27, 2013

    Transport minister and senior TMC leader Madan Mitra said that he was never the president of any employees association of the Saradha Group. ...
  • Ready to face probe, resign from Parliament: TMC MP Kunal Ghosh April 27, 2013

    Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Kunal Ghosh, one of the two accused of blackmailing Saradha group promoter Sudipta Sen, has offered to resign if he is told to do so. ...
  • WB: Chit fund firms run for cover as panic hits the sealing April 26, 2013

    Rose Valley's chairman Goutam Kundu wrote to West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on April 23 seeking protection from the administration. He claimed in his letter that his group had assets worth Rs 10,000 crore, and the money collected from depositors was safe in his hands. ...
  • Don't remember to have named companies in letter to President: TMC MP April 26, 2013

    Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul had pointed towards the inaction over rising chit fund scams in West Bengal. In the letter dated 2010, the Trinamool Congress MP had asked the Centre to control the growth of ponzi schemes in the state. ...
  • News 360: TMC, Congress trade charges over WB chit fund scam April 25, 2013

    It isn't just the TMC but the Congress too that has to answer questions in the West Bengal chit fund controversy. ...
  • WB chit fund scam: Chidambaram's wife under scanner, Cong feels the heat April 25, 2013

    It isn't just the TMC, but the Congress too that has to answer questions in the West Bengal chit fund controversy. ...
  • WB chit fund scam: Assam government under fire April 25, 2013

    The Assam Chief Minister, Tarun Gogoi, has hinted at a CBI probe into Saradha group promoter Sudipta Sen's allegations against his health minister. ...