India

  • Iraq crisis: Nurses to reunite with their families on Saturday 05-07-2014 12:00 AM

    All the 46 nurses who have been in captivity in Tikrit since June 11 were released by ISIS in Mosul. A special Indian plane will now take the nurses from Erbil, Iraq to Kochi, Kerala to reunite with their families. ...
  • Nurses safe, Ministry of External Affairs helpful: Kerala CM 03-07-2014 05:39 PM

    Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy confirmed that the nurses stranded in Iraq were safe and that the Ministry of External Affairs was really helpful in dealing with the crisis. ...
  • Watch: Face to Face with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg 02-07-2014 10:16 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNBC TV18, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg discusses on host of issues, including the India growth story. ...
  • News 360: TMC says 'rape for revenge' matter over, no action against MP 02-07-2014 08:44 PM

    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....
  • If I were FM, I would allocate more funds for scientific waste disposal 01-07-2014 12:12 PM

    If I were the Finance Minister of India, I would allocate more money for scientific waste disposal and, recycling in all cities. This is becoming a serious problem now and if we don't give it due importance it will affect us badly in the near future. ...
  • Will discuss two-way trade between India and France: French Foreign Minister 30-06-2014 08:25 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's Amrita Tripathi, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius on Monday said that he will discuss the two-way trade between India and France with his Indian counterpart. ...
  • Pilgrims embark on Amarnath yatra amidst tight security 28-06-2014 09:32 AM

    Around 7,500 pilgrims have embarked on the annual Amarnath yatra amidst tight security. Heavy snow has forced the authorities to change the traditional Pahalgam route but the yatra is on from the Baltal route. There is 4-5 feet deep snow in some stretches especially at the Mahagunus top and Sheeshnag...
  • Campus Calling: How to choose your best career option? 27-06-2014 06:51 PM

    As admission season is around, CNN-IBN takes a look at some unusual career options for those who want to walk the road less taken. Zubin Malhotra from Career Guidance India answers all the questions. ...
  • One month of Modi government: Is inflation the government's biggest worry? 26-06-2014 07:10 PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government completed its first month in office on Thursday. In the past one month, the Modi government has faced various challenges ranging from the Iraq crisis to inflation to a below normal monsoon. CNN-IBN takes calls of people from across the country and takes their views...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on the Met Department of India 22-06-2014 08:40 PM

    The Met Department has been proved wrong in its prediction of monsoon this year. For the people of Mumbai, life has been tough with the water clogged houses and flooded streets. ...
  • Watch: How can we bring India back on track 21-06-2014 11:56 PM

    In third episode of this series by Think India in partnership with Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, we discuss how the new government can reinvigorate its economic policies. ...
  • Campus Calling: Possible career options after completing your educations 20-06-2014 08:23 PM

    As admission season is around, CNN-IBN takes a look at some unusual career options for those who want to walk the road less taken. Praveen Malhotra from Career Guidance India answers all the questions. ...
  • Watch: The various facets of the Iraq crisis 19-06-2014 10:05 PM

    Assuring all help to the families of the Indians stranded in the war-torn Iraq, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj appealed to the relatives to trust the government. ...
  • India prepares evacuation plan to rescue Indians from Iraq 19-06-2014 08:16 PM

    Around 18,000 Indians have been stranded in different parts of Iraq. Areas like Mosul and Tikrit are under attack by terrorists while Karbala and Najaf are the areas on target by Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL) jihadist group. India has prepared an evacuation plan to rescue Indians and...
  • Is it time for India to evacuate its citizens from Iraq? 19-06-2014 07:11 PM

    The Ministry of External Affairs confirmed that they have leads to the location of the Indians who have been abducted in Iraq. However, they refused to reveal any further details in the matter claiming that it is a highly sensitive issue. CNN-IBN takes calls of people from across the country...
  • 40 Indians missing in Iraq: Is it time for New Delhi to begin evacuation of its citizens? 18-06-2014 09:54 PM

    As the crisis escalates in Iraq, hundreds of families in India are praying for the safety of their loved ones. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Wednesday confirmed that 40 Indian workers working with Tariq Noor al Juda construction company in Iraq have been abducted. ...
  • We had two continuous years of less than 5 per cent growth: Jaitley 15-06-2014 04:39 PM

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who is on a two day visit to Kashmir for security review meetings as Defence Minister, on Sunday said that "at this time, you will require to take some decisions to make sure that the economy is put back on the track." He also said that...
  • Change India: Laws should have time bound review 14-06-2014 02:40 PM

    In the third show of the four part series 'Change India:Experiment with big ideas' we bring to you a simple but radical idea on how to overcome the limitations and improvise law making itself. ...
  • India will maintain status quo along LoC: Foreign Secretary 13-06-2014 11:47 PM

    Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Friday said that the Indian government would maintain status quo along the LoC. She also reitireated that peace at the border is one of the most important confidence building measures between the two nations. ...
  • Can Modi trust Nawaz Sharif to rein in terror groups? 13-06-2014 09:48 PM

    Days after Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif wrote to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi expressing a desire to work with India, Modi too, has reciprocated the sentiment saying that he is looking forward to working with Pakistan. Sharif held a bilateral meeting with Modi on May 27 on the sidelines...
  • India stares at weak monsoon: What should the government do? 13-06-2014 09:42 PM

    With India staring at a below normal monsoon, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Union Cabinet has sprung into action. CNN-IBN asks MS Swaminathan Research Foundation Chairman MS Swaminathan as of what measure the central government should take to manage monsoon deficit. ...
  • Can India ever qualify for Football World Cup? 12-06-2014 10:54 PM

    The FIFA World Cup 2014 starts in few hours time as hosts Brazil take on Croatia in the opener. ...
  • FIFA World Cup: Football fever grips fans in India 12-06-2014 06:40 PM

    Indian fans are not to be left behind as they support their favourite players and teams at FIFA 2014. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle 11-06-2014 10:53 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle 09-06-2014 10:24 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • President's address: The right roadmap for India? 09-06-2014 06:59 PM

    Addressing the joint session of Parliament, President Pranab Mukherjee laid out the roadmap for the new government headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The President congratulated the newly elected government saying that India had made a wise choice by voting for a united and strong government. CNN-IBN takes the calls...
  • Watch: The Week That Wasn't with Cyrus Broacha 08-06-2014 01:47 PM

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on FIFA World Cup 2014 and AirAisa India's entry into Indian aviation markets. Also on the show, watch the reactions at the CNN-IBN newsroom after the Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • Change India: How to set up sovereign wealth fund out of PSUs 07-06-2014 11:18 PM

    In the second show of our four part of the 'Change India: Experiments with Big Ideas' series, we discuss how to set up a $1 Trillion sovereign wealth fund out of shereholding of PSUs without using government money. ...
  • Watch: Yami Gautam talks about India's first online fashion week 06-06-2014 08:47 PM

    In an interview to CNN-IBN's Sushant Mehta, Bollywood actress Yami Gautam who is the celebrity mentor at 'India's first online fashion week' said that it is a platform for budding designers, make-up artists and fashion photographers to showcase their talent. ...
  • Watch: Safety tips to beat the heat wave 06-06-2014 07:22 PM

    North India is in the grip of an extreme heat wave with many states recording highest temperatures in years. Delhi recorded its hottest day in five years on Thursday with the maximum temperature soaring to 44.7 degree Celsius, that is 4 degrees above normal. CNN-IBN takes calls of people across...