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  • Co-owning ISL Kolkata team not for profits: owners 14-04-2014 08:42 PM

    Kolkata: Three city-based businessmen, who jointly won the Kolkata franchise in the Indian Super League football tournament, on Monday said their venture was not for making profits, but for 'emotional attachment with the city'. "When I told Sanjiv (industrialist Sanjiv Goenka) that we will have to suffer losses at least...
  • Power of 49: The women manifesto 22-03-2014 01:37 PM

    The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage. In this special show, we take an exclusive women's manifesto launched to highlight women's issues....
  • Subrata Roy to remain in jail as SC defers hearing 11-03-2014 08:33 AM

    In a further setback to Sahara group chief Subrata Roy, the Supreme court on Monday deferred hearing in his case slated for Tuesday, apparently in the absence of any concrete refund proposal that could prolong his stay in the jail indefinitely. On the last date of hearing on March 7,...
  • Power of 49: Businessman quits plush job to run school for girls 10-03-2014 11:24 AM

    The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage. ...
  • Power of 49: Women's health and sanitation 07-03-2014 09:41 PM

    The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage. This week on the show CNN-IBN takes the issue of challenges of health and sanitation....
  • Both Sahara chief and the advocate who threw ink on him sent to Tihar jail 05-03-2014 06:45 PM

    The lawyer, who threw black ink at Sahara Group chief Subrata Roy in the Supreme Court premises on Tuesday, was sent to Tihar jail by a Delhi court on Wednesday after he failed to get a surety for his bail. Manoj Sharma was produced before Special Executive Magistrate Rai Singh...
  • Power of 49: Meet Kousalya, the woman who fought social ostracism 04-03-2014 08:56 AM

    Kousalya Periasamy is the first Indian woman who fought social ostracism and openly admitted that she's HIV positive. Today she helps over 20,000 women fight the stigma. The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its...
  • Power of 49: Question your female MPs

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    The Power of 49 is a noble initiative by CNN-IBN, encouraging women to cast their vote for those working for the progress of women across...

  • Subrata Roy Sahara brought to Delhi, to be produced in SC today 04-03-2014 07:57 AM

    New Delhi: Sahara Chief Subrata Roy will be produced in the Supreme Court on Tuesday afternoon. He was brought to Delhi on Monday night after an overnight halt in Agra. Roy was arrested last week after he failed to respond to the Supreme Court's summons to appear in court. This...
  • Tata Volunteering Week launched in Jamshedpur to mark 175th birthday of Jamsetji Tata 03-03-2014 04:51 PM

    Tata Sustainability Group launched a community welfare programme involving its employees to mark the 175th birth anniversary of the conglomerate's founder Jamsetji Tata in the steel city in Jamshedpur on Monday. Tata Volunteering Week is the first initiative under the Tata Engage programme. Tata Engage is a volunteering programme that...
  • BBM to soon let users share photos in multi-person chats, send files up to 16MB in size 03-03-2014 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: Bringing new features and improvements to BBM, BlackBerry has now announced that BBM will soon support photo sharing in multi-person chats. This comes as an addition to existing sharing options that exist in multi-person chats - sending voice notes, sharing your location powered by Glympse, and sending files...
  • 2G scam: Court fixes April 4 to record statements of accused 03-03-2014 10:48 AM

    New Delhi: A special CBI court on Monday fixed April 4 for recording the statements of accused, including former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and some top corporates executives, in the 2G spectrum case. Special CBI Judge OP Saini, who was scheduled to record the statements of the...
  • Power of 49: Women's health and sanitation 03-03-2014 09:09 AM

    The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage. ...
  • Power of 49: Women should raise their voice, says Madhuri 03-03-2014 08:19 AM

    Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit urges women to raise their voice by voting the right government. The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage....
  • Congress Core Group remains divided on anti-graft Bills 28-02-2014 09:50 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress Core Group still remains undecided on the fate of the anti-corruption Bills that party's Vice President Rahul Gandhi is pushing for. In the run to the Lok Sabha elections, the Bills assume huge significance in order to change the image of the party and to portray...
  • SC cracks the whip on Sahara, Subrata Roy faces arrest 26-02-2014 11:58 PM

    In a blow to the Sahara group, the Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a non-ballable warrant against its chief Subrata Roy chief after he failed to appear in the court. On Tuesday the apex court had rejected his plea seeking exemption from personal appearance in a contempt case. ...
  • Indian-American firm to pay $15 mn for false claims 26-02-2014 10:55 PM

    A diagnostic firm founded by an Indian-American physician has agreed to pay $15.5 million to settle charges that it falsely billed federal and state health care programmes and paid kickbacks to physicians. The Diagnostic Imaging Group (DIG), founded in 1985 by Mumbai native Leena Doshi, would pay $13.65 million to...
  • SC issues non-bailable arrest warrant against Sahara chief Subrata Roy 26-02-2014 02:30 PM

    New Delhi: In a blow to the Sahara group, the Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a non-ballable warrant against its chief Subrata Roy chief after he failed to appear in the court. On Tuesday the apex court had rejected his plea seeking exemption from personal appearance in a contempt case....
  • Contempt case: SC rejects Subrata Roy's plea for exemption from court 25-02-2014 11:41 AM

    New Delhi: In a setback to Subrata Roy, the Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the Sahara chief's plea seeking exemption from personal appearance in a contempt case. The court said that the matter involved not just the integrity of it but also of the judges and lawyer. The judges in...
  • Champions Spain have comfortable draw for Euro 2016 23-02-2014 06:45 PM

    Nice, France: Two-time defending European champion Spain face a seemingly comfortable road to defend their title at Euro 2016 after being drawn in Group C along with Luxembourg, Macedonia, Belarus, Slovakia and Ukraine on Sunday. The Netherlands were drawn in a tougher-looking Group A and faces the Czech Republic, Turkey,...
  • Protests at parties' offices to get Disability Rights Bill passed 21-02-2014 10:17 AM

    New Delhi: On the last day of the extended winter session of Parliament, various disability groups are protesting outside the offices of political parties urging them to pass the Disability Rights Bill. Activists have met key political leaders across the spectrum, who have reportedly pledged support. Suvarna, 26-year-old, wants to...
  • SC summons Subrata Roy and three Directors of Sahara group 20-02-2014 07:03 PM

    Coming down heavily on the Sahara group for not refunding Rs 20,000 crore of investors money despite its order, the Supreme Court on Thursday summoned its chief Subrata Roy to be personally present before it and allowed SEBI to go ahead with the sale of companies' properties. The apex court...
  • Delhi power crisis: Anil Ambani meets Lt Governor 19-02-2014 11:58 PM

    New Delhi: Reliance Group chairman Anil Ambani on Wednesday met Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung for nearly an hour which officials described as a "courtesy call." Both sides declined to comment on the deliberations between Ambani and Jung. The meeting comes against the backdrop of issues concerning two group companies...
  • India's health sector dismal: Amartya Sen 19-02-2014 11:31 PM

    Kolkata: Stating that India's health sector is in a "dismal condition", Nobel laureate Amartya Sen on Thursday said over reliance on private health sector without the availability of basic public health services would lead to exploitation of vulnerable and under-informed patients. "The state of health care is dismal," Sen said...
  • India reclaims 31 coal blocks from private firms over delay 19-02-2014 06:34 PM

    The coal ministry is taking back 31 coal blocks allocated to private firms including the Tata group and Jindal Steel and Power over delays in developing them, jeopardising billion-dollar projects and inviting legal action. The recalls, coupled with delays in approvals for several large projects such as steel plants by...
  • Tata India's most valuable brand; Apple on top globally 18-02-2014 09:34 PM

    London: Diversified conglomerate Tata group was on Tuesday declared India's most valuable brand with a value of $21.1 billion, while US-based technology giant Apple has retained its top position globally with about $105 billion. According to a list released on Tuesday of world's 500 most valued brand, Brand Finance Global...
  • Coalgate: I-T department initiates proceedings against Aditya Birla group 13-02-2014 07:13 PM

    New Delhi: The Income Tax department (I-T) on Thursday initiated proceedings against Aditya Birla Group in coal blocks allocation case. Seeking information on coal block allocation to Hindalco, the I-T department also sought Supreme Court's permission to inspect the company's documents in the coal blocks allocation case which is now...
  • Power of 49: Women are multi-taskers, says Nandita Das 13-02-2014 06:53 PM

    Bollywood actress Nandita Das said that women intrinsically are more empathetic. Power of 49 is a campaign launched by CNN-IBN and IBN7 have partnered with the Tata Group on Tuesday in Mumbai. ...
  • Power of 49: Parineeti, Preity ask women to come forward 13-02-2014 06:46 PM

    Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra has asked women to join the Power of 49 campaign. The actress said, "We have an equal right to say do anything that we want and isssues that we want. So why are we not voting." Actress Preity Zinta also said that when women vote, women...
  • Power of 49: Nafisa Ali urges women to join the campaign 13-02-2014 06:43 PM

    Bollywood actress and social activist Nafisa Ali said that it is amazing that in a democracy, 49 per cent are women but a woman's vote is not important for the politician. Power of 49 is a campaign launched by CNN-IBN and IBN7 have partnered with the Tata Group on Tuesday...