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  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha in conversation with Goa expert on Fabindia trial room voyeurs April 12, 2015

    In a shocking case last week, Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani spotted a camera outside the changing room of a FabIndia outlet in Calangute in Goa. According to the minister, the lens of the camera was pointed towards the changing room at the outlet. Subsequently, she made a call...
  • Fabindia's senior officials seek anticipatory bail April 9, 2015

    Seven senior officials of Fabindia, including its CEO and MD, have applied for anticipatory bail in a Goa court after being summoned by police in connection with a voyeurism case. ...
  • Goa Minister under fire over over comments on rape: Should insensitive ministers be sacked? April 8, 2015

    After reports of his wife Lata Dhavalikar's comments about Western culture causing rape, Goa Minister for Factories and Boilers Deepak Dhavalikar defended her statement, claiming his spouse has never been eve-teased because she wears sarees. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country and asks whether insensitive ministers should be sacked. ...
  • Trial room voyeurs: Four Fabindia employees get bail, crime branch team visits outlet April 4, 2015

    The four FabIndia employees arrested after Human Resource and Development Minister Smriti Irani spotted a CCTV overlooking the changing room in a store in Goa have been granted bail on a surity of Rs 5000 but they have been debarred from leaving Goa. A crime branch team visited the outlet...
  • Four arrested after Smriti Irani spots CCTV camera in Fabindia's trial room April 4, 2015

    Four employees of Fabindia outlet in Goa were arrested after Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani complained about a CCTV camera overlooking the changing room. The culprits have been booked for voyeurism and for intruding into someone's privacy. The top bosses at Fabindia are also likely to be questioned regarding...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay March 15, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Are right-wing politicians getting regressive? January 13, 2015

    Goa sports minister sparked off a row after he pushed for government centres to 'normalise' LGBT youth and give them medical attention to make them "normal". Discouraging the "discrimination" and "intolerance" towards homosexuals in India, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon said that he stood firm for equality for everyone...
  • Goa minister sparks a row, pushes for government centres to 'normalise' LGBT youth January 13, 2015

    Goa sports minister sparked off a row after he pushed for government centres to 'normalise' LGBT youth- and give them medical attention to make them "normal". ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 12, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Have asked legislators to repay dues incurred on Brazil junket: Goa CM December 12, 2014

    Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said that he had told the legislators to pay the dues. "Not aware about 3 reminders, joined government last month," said Parsekar. ...
  • ISL: Zico magic keeps Goa alive; great crowd support boosts ISL December 2, 2014

    Zico is the man behind FC Goa's brilliant turnaround as they look for a spot in semis; ISL so far has received great crowd support. ...
  • ISL: Mumbai City FC held to a goalless draw at home by FC Goa November 17, 2014

    The two teams had also been locked in a goalless stalemate in the first-leg encounter in Goa on November 9. ...
  • ISL: FC Goa thrash Delhi Dynamos FC 4-1 November 13, 2014

    Bengelloun scored twice while Pires and Ozbey completed the misery for a Delhi side who were hopelessly found wanting in every department of the game. ...
  • Parrikar refuses to comment on portfolio November 9, 2014

    Former Goa CM Manohar Parrikar who will be inducted into the Union Council of Ministers today refused to comment on his portfolio. ...
  • Tussle over Chief Ministerial post, a sign of internal democracy: Manohar Parrikar November 8, 2014

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar discussed his shift to the national capital and said that the rebellion within BJP in the state on the issue of Chief Ministership is only a sign of internal democracy in the party. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 7, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor November 7, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Karma Paljor on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Indian Army admits mistake in Budgam firing, expresses regret over the incident November 7, 2014

    Terming the incident as a mistake, the Indian Army has taken responsibility for the Budgam firing in which two people were killed and two others were injured. "We take responsibility of incident. A mistake has taken place," GOC Northern Command Lieutenant General DS Hooda said. ...
  • ISL: Chennaiyin FC beat FC Goa to register first away win October 16, 2014

    Chennaiyin FC became the first visiting team to win in the Indian Super League, beating FC Goa 2-1 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Wednesday. ...
  • Heavy rains to lash several parts of India July 30, 2014

    Heavy rainfall predicted to occur in Gujarat, Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Konkan and Goa. Also places such as East Rajasthan, Assam, Meghalaya and Telangana are predicted to face heavy downpour. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on Goa minister's foreign trips July 27, 2014

    Three Goa ministers and four legislators have spent an enormous Rs 13.24 crore in two years on foreign trips. The travels were made in the name of promoting tourism. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 24, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Is this the beginning of a majoritarian regime? July 24, 2014

    Triggering a controversy, Goa minister Deepak Dhavlikar has said, "I am confident that under the leadership of Modiji, India will develop into a Hindu nation. Prime Minister will work in this regard is what I feel," he said. ...
  • News 360: Goa ministers spent over Rs 13 crore on foreign tours in 2 years July 22, 2014

    Three Goa ministers and four legislators have spent a whooping Rs 13.24 crore in two years on foreign trips. The travels were made in the name of promoting tourism. ...
  • Goa's pub culure: Minister shouldn't make such comments, says NCW July 13, 2014

    National Commission for Women chairperson Mamta Sharma hit out at Union Minister of State for Tourism Shripad Naik for his remarks on pub culture. Sharma said, "The Tourism Minister shouldn't be making such narrowminded comments. Goa attracts so many foreign tourists and it doesn't make sense to end pub culture...
  • 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. ...
  • India@9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 4, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • No ban on bikinis or drinking alcohol: Goa Tourism Minister July 2, 2014

    Goa Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar on Wednesday said, "Whatever the minister said was his personal comment. The government has nothing to do with that." In an exclusive interview to CNNIBN, Parulekar said, "As a tourism minister, I can say that there can be no ban on bikinis or drinking. People...
  • News 360: TMC says 'rape for revenge' matter over, no action against MP July 2, 2014

    The Trinamool Congress on Wednesday gave a clean chit to its Lok Sabha MP Tapas Pal for his 'rape for revenge' remark. TMC MP and spokesperson Derek O'Brien said that the matter is over now. "The TMC is satisfied with the tone and tenor of the Tapas Pal's apology letter....
  • Minister's moral policing: Should alcohol & bikinis be banned in Goa? July 2, 2014

    Goa PWD Minister Sudin Dhavalikar, who had triggered a debate on Monday by saying that women visiting pubs in short dresses was against the Indian culture, now wants bikini banned on the beaches of Goa. CNNIBN takes calls of people from across the country and takes their views on Goa...