GHATS

  • Watch: PM Narendra Modi offers prayers at Assi Ghat in Varanasi November 8, 2014

    On day 2 of his visit to Varanasi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at Assi Ghat. This was his first visit to his constituency after taking charge on May 16. He then took forward his 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'. ...
  • Verdict 2014: Narendra Modi visits Varanasi after BJP's landslide victory May 17, 2014

    India's next Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Varanasi on Saturday to a rousing welcome, a day after storming to power with a landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections. The BJP leader arrived at Varanasi's Babatpur airport with party chief Rajnath Singh and Amit Shah, the architect of saffron...
  • Open Mike: Has the Hindi heartland been left behind by the rest of India? April 29, 2014

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNNIBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Patna as a part of special series 'Open Mike'. Standing at the Gandhi Ghat, she asks the citizen of Bihar whether the Hindi heartland has been left behind by the rest of India. ...
  • Saving the Western Ghats: Exploring Kerala August 10, 2013

    CNNIBN's special series focuses on saving the Western Ghats of India. ...
  • Saving India's Western Ghats: Exploring Tamil Nadu August 4, 2013

    Discovering various interesting facets of the Western Ghats in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. ...
  • Saving the Western Ghats: the Tamil Nadu special July 31, 2013

    Discovering various interesting facets of the Western Ghats in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. ...
  • Watch: Journey through the Western Ghats of Karnataka July 28, 2013

    Planet earth's richest diversity of life is found along the Western Ghats of Karnataka. ...
  • Saving the Western Ghats: Exploring the other Goa July 17, 2013

    CNNIBN's special series focuses on saving the Western Ghats of India. ...
  • Watch: Journey through the Western Ghats of Maharashtra July 13, 2013

    Planet earth's richest diversity of life is found along the Western Ghats of Maaharashtra. ...
  • World Environment Day special: Saving India's Western Ghats June 6, 2013

    The Western Ghats is not just a place of breathtaking natural beauty but also a biodiversity zone where many rare and endangered species of flora and fauna flourish. But unrestricted mining, quarrying and huge infrastructure projects are endangering the fragile ecology of the region. This year on World Environment Day,...
  • Saving the Western Ghats: A CNNIBN special on World Environment Day June 4, 2013

    This year on World Environment Day , we take you to a journey to one of world's most pristine but endangered ecological hotspots the Western Ghats. ...
  • Jaipur hit and run: Public apathy caught on camera. How can we change it? April 15, 2013

    A 26yearold woman and her 8monthold daughter were killed when the motorcycle they were riding on was run over by a speeding truck in Jaipur on Sunday. While the woman's husband and son escaped with minor injuries, their cries for help were ignored by the passersby and motorists and car...
  • News 360: People ignore man's cries for help as wife, daughter die in accident April 15, 2013

    The video of the incident, captured on CCTV camera, shows the public apathy towards accident victims. ...
  • Watch: PM, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi October 2, 2012

    Tuesday marks the 143rd birth anniversary of the father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Defence Minister AK Antony went to Raj Ghat earlier on Tuesday morning to lay wreaths and pay tribute. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence in 1947. ...
  • Bhopal residents protest over minor's rape, killing October 1, 2012

    The victim was allegedly raped and killed on September 28 and later her body was dumped near the Budhni Ghat. ...
  • CJ Shanti Lal battles to save Varanasi's Ghats December 3, 2011

    Shanti Lal began cleaning the ghats in '98. The municipality got contractors to step in. But the problem remains. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Mad about frogs! October 16, 2011

    This week on 30 Minutes special, CNNIBN Environment Editor, Bahar Dutt travels through the Western Ghats with scientists in search of the lost amphibians of India. ...
  • Support for Hazare's campaign going strong June 8, 2011

    Hundreds flocked to join Anna Hazare's fast in the capital on Wednesday. ...
  • People dance, sing at Hazare's protest fast June 8, 2011

    Hundreds of people showed up at Raj Ghat to support Anna Hazare's protest fast against the police crackdown on Baba Ramdev and his supporters. People danced and sang patriotic songs while pledging to continue the fight against corruption. ...
  • India lacks laws to fight corruption: Kiran Bedi June 8, 2011

    Addressing supporters at Raj Ghat, Kiran Bedi said that bringing back black money will help curb poverty in India. ...
  • CJ exposes mismanagement at crematorium April 24, 2011

    Citizen Journalist Varun Jain's family had to wait for over five hours for his grandfather's funeral at Delhi's Nigam Bodh ghat crematorium. ...
  • Aamir and Kiran on the making of 'Dhobi Ghat' January 23, 2011

    Rajeev Masand speaks to Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao about the making of 'Dhobi Ghat'. ...
  • Now Showing: A look at this week's releases January 22, 2011

    Rajeev Masand brings you the latest movie reviews and talks to Pratik Babbar and Madhur Bhandarkar. ...
  • Janta Verdict: Audience gives a mixed response for 'Dhobi Ghat' January 21, 2011

    Dhobi Ghat is Kiran Rao's directorial debut.The movie is Prateik Babbar's second film and it also stars Aamir Khan. The audience gave a mixed verdict to the film after the first day first show. ...
  • Friday Releases: 'Dhobi Ghat' hits screens January 21, 2011

    This week amongst the movies lined up for release is Kiran Rao's directorial debut. ...
  • Aamir and Kiran on 'Dhobi Ghat' and more January 15, 2011

    Aamir Khan and wife Kiran talk about working together for upcoming movie 'Dhobi Ghat' starring Prateik Babbar. ...
  • Prateik talks about his role in 'Dhobi Ghat' December 26, 2010

    Prateik Babbar, who came into limelight after 'Jaane Tu...', plays the lead character of a 'dhobi' in 'Dhobi Ghat'. ...
  • Aamir, Kiran talk about 'Dhobi Ghat' experience December 14, 2010

    The film which was premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival has already got rave reviews. ...
  • Karnataka's bestkept secrets October 31, 2006

    Waterfalls, pristine beaches, varied flora, fauna these are some of Karnataka's best kept secrets. ...