Government

  • Separate toilet for girls, demand students of Madhya Pradesh government higher secondary school Yesterday

    In Intkhedi, just 20 kilometres from Bhopal, the girls in a government higher secondary school are grappling with a common problem of no separate toilets for them. They are expecting that the government's Clean India campaign will provide a separate toilet for them. ...
  • Watch: Viewers react to PM Modi's Madison Square Garden speech 3 days ago

    Addressing over 20,000 Non Resident Indians and Persons of Indian Origin community at New York's Madison Square Ground, Prime Minister Narendra Modi affirmed that India will move ahead at a rapid pace and lead the 21st Century world. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country and asks to rate the...
  • Globalisation has created new industries, new sources of employment: PM Modi at UNGA 4 days ago

    Speaking at UNGA, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said, "Globalisation has created new poles of growth; new industries; and new source of employment. At the same time, billions live on the edge of poverty and want; countries that are barely able to survive a global economic storm. Each country...
  • We must make the UN Security Council more democratic: Modi at UNGA 4 days ago

    Speaking at the UNGA, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said, "UN Security Council must introduce more permanent members to combat terrorism. More nations should be involved in the UN decision making process." ...
  • PM Modi urges UNGA to adopt Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism 4 days ago

    Speaking at the UNGA Summit, Prime Minister Narnedra Modi on Saturday said that terrorism is taking new shape and new name. "No country, big or small, in the north or the south, east or west, is free from its threat. All countries should put aside our differences and mount a...
  • India desires a peaceful, stable environment with Pakistan: PM Modi at UNGA 4 days ago

    Speaking at UNGA summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that India wants peaceful and stable environment with Pakistan. "I am prepared to engage in a serious bilateral dialogue with Pakistan in a peaceful atmosphere, without the shadow of terrorism, to promote our friendship and cooperation," the Prime Minister...
  • Watch: Ravi Shankar Prasad takes the broom for 'Clean India' 6 days ago

    Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has launched the government's Clean India campaign. Prasad was at Shastri Bhawan on Friday morning and was seen sporting a broom. "It is not symbolic. It is a new beginning in India to make Clean India a mass movement. A minister along with senior officers...
  • Modi should brief Obama on how Indian companies are good for US: Murthy 6 days ago

    Ahead of Narendra Modi's US visit, Infosys founder Narayan Murthy said, "It is important for the PM, who has a very charming personality, to make friends with President Barack Obama and explain how Indian companies are adding value to the American companies to make them very competitive, not just in...
  • Watch: The excitement in the US ahead of PM Modi's visit 6 days ago

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves for his US visit, we find out whether there is really an excitement in the US about his visit or is it merely a hype. ...
  • Reliance Industries will create 1,25,000 jobs in the next 12-15 months, assures Mukesh Ambani 1 week ago

    The India Inc on Thursday praised and backed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision at the launch of the ambitious 'Make in India' project. Reliance Industries also pledged 1.25 lakh jobs over the next 12-15 months. ...
  • Watch: What Indians in US expect from PM Modi's New York visit September 23, 2014

    Indians in the US are both excited and hopeful ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to New York. "I think Modi has brought the whole world to acknowledging that he is a man with a strong feeling and that he will take India to a new level," said an...
  • Crimes against women: Was PM Modi right in saying family values can prevent rape? September 22, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that there should be no compromise in the dignity of women, it's our collective responsibility. There should be no erosion in the law and order situation. Speaking to CNN's Fareed Zakaria, the Prime Minister said, "The main thing is the girl child education....
  • Change India: What are the reforms for financial services sector? September 21, 2014

    In this episode of 'Change India', CNBC TV18's Latha Venkatesh discusses the set of reforms that are need for the financial services sector with panel of experts. ...
  • Girl child's education important for the empowerment and development of the country: PM Modi September 21, 2014

    Speaking to CNN's Fareed Zakaria, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that there should be no compromise in the dignity of women, it's our collective responsibility. There should be no erosion in the law and order situation. "The main thing is the girl child education. By doing so the possibility of...
  • India, US have historic bond, it's not just DelhiWashington ties, says PM Modi September 21, 2014

    Speaking to CNN's Fareed Zakaria, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "Relation between India and America should not be seen within the limits of just Delhi and Washington. It is a much larger sphere. The good thing is the mood of both Delhi and Washington is in harmony with this understanding,...
  • India believes in the strength of democracy, says PM Modi September 22, 2014

    Speaking to CNN's Fareed Zakaria, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "I have seen the strength of democracy. If there was no democracy, a person like me who was born in a poor family could not have become the prime minister." ...
  • Watch: Narendra Modi's last interview in US before 1999 Lok Sabha elections September 21, 2014

    In his last interview in the United States as the then BJP general secretary, Narendra Modi talked about the BJP's agenda for the 1999 Lok Sabha elections. CNNIBN has accessed the interview given to TV Asia almost 15 years ago where he also talked about the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government,...
  • Xi's India visit: Will it reduce trust deficit between India and China? September 18, 2014

    Amidst repeated incursions by the Chinese Army along the Line of Actual Control in Ladakh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed concern over the issue in his meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping. Modi told Xi that it was important to address the border issue soon and the Chinese...
  • Xi wants to access Modi and his government, says bureaucrat Jaideep Ranadey September 18, 2014

    In an interview to CNNIBN, former bureaucrat Jaideep Ranadey gave his views on Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India. "Jinping's visit to India is to access Narendra Modi and his government. One has to agree that this visit will help improve IndoChina ties," said Jaideep. ...
  • ModiXi meet: Can strategic divergence meet economic convergence? September 17, 2014

    A combination the "world's factory" and the "world's back office" will drive global economic growth, Chinese President Xi Jinping said ahead of a rare visit to India on Wednesday, playing down mistrust that has kept the Asian giants apart. India's new Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, is determined to build closer...
  • J&K floods: What do victims need? September 16, 2014

    Over two lakh people have been rescued in the floodravaged Jammu and Kashmir but the big challenge ahead was to supply food and relief to the people. The locals continue to battle with uncertainity without the basics and have accused the government of ignoring their plight. ...
  • Bypoll results: Has BJP's strategy of polarising electorate backfired? September 16, 2014

    The 33 Assembly and 3 Lok Sabha seats bypoll results have surely come as a big shocker for the ruling BJP at the Centre. After a resounding victory in the Lok Sabha elections in May, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led BJP has tasted its first major defeat. The biggest...
  • 100 days of Modi government: Growth and environmental protection can go hand in hand, says Javadekar September 11, 2014

    Asserting the achievements of the Narendra Modi government in the last hundred days, Minister of Environment and Forests, Prakash Javadekar said that growth and environmental protection can go hand in hand. Javadekar enumerated the numerous projects that have been rapidly cleared by his office in the last hundred days, emphasizing...
  • Centre clears stake sale in bluechip companies, may get Rs 45,700 cr September 11, 2014

    The government's divestment drive is off to a flying start. The Cabinet has given the green signal to sell stake in Coal India, ONGC and NHPC. The government is set to garner over 45,700 crores through the stake sale. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 9, 2014

    Bullet News is CNNIBN's nonstop 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 Bhupendra Chaubey September 9, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: 200 dead, 47000 rescued, lakhs still stranded in J&K floods September 9, 2014

    More than 47,000 people have been evacuated in floodravaged Jammu and Kashmir which has witnessed its worst floods in six decades. Nearly 200 people have lost their lives and lakhs have been stranded in the floods, landslides and house collapses triggered by torrential monsoon rains since September 2. ...
  • J&K floods: Army reaches out for help, state government fails September 9, 2014

    The Army, Indian Air Force, National Disaster Relief Force and Jammu and Kashmir Police have been working round the clock to rescue those affected and said that 'Megh Rahat' operation will continue till all the victims are pulled out to safety ...
  • Neither BJP, nor AAP is clean: Congress on Delhi government formation September 9, 2014

    As the political crisis in Delhi over government formation deepens, Congress hit out at both the Aam Aadmi Party and Bharatiya Janata Party. Party leader Sandeep Dikshit said, "AAP is not clean either. They have approached us a number of times and Kejriwal is literally on our knees asking us...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 8, 2014

    Bullet News is CNNIBN's nonstop 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. ...