Interview

  • Don't back off after one interview: Omar to Rahul Gandhi 08-03-2014 04:41 PM

    New Delhi: Don't back off after one interview with one channel. This is the advice to Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi from Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah. "All I would tell him (Rahul) not to sort of back off after one interview with one channel. My advice to...
  • DMK to interview LS polls aspirants between February 20 - March 3 17-02-2014 05:37 PM

    DMK will interview aspirants who had sought party tickets for the coming Lok Sabha elections between February 20 and March 3 in Chennai, the party said on Monday. The interview will be held by DMK president M Karunanidhi and general secretary K Anbazhagan at party headquarters, "Anna Arivalayam," in Chennai....
  • Watch: Satya Nadella's first interview as CEO of Microsoft 04-02-2014 11:12 PM

    New Delhi: Soon after Satya Nadella was named the next Microsoft CEO, the software giant published his first ever interview as Microsoft's CEO on its YouTube channel.46-year-old Nadella, in the interview, said that he loves to learn and gets excited about new things. "I buy more books than I read,...
  • Absolutely hilarious takedown of Rahul Gandhi one tweet at a time; don't miss these jokes 28-01-2014 01:12 PM

    His first exclusive TV interview perhaps did not go the way Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi intended. Ten minutes into it, he floundered, faced with questions about the Gujarat and the anti-Sikh riots and his biggest opponent and BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. But it was a great day...
  • Interview: I'm ready for the New Zealand challenge, says Varun Aaron 01-01-2014 01:27 PM

    New Delhi: Elated after his call-up to the ODI Indian squad for New Zealand tour, pacer Varun Aaron credited his hard work for the recall. Aaron has represented India in four one-day internationals and has bagged six wickets. Two years ago, Aaron made his debut against England at Wankhede Stadium...
  • Rules for admission to nursery relaxed in Delhi 27-12-2013 08:21 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has relaxed the guidelines for nursery admissions following a meeting with school authorities. According to reports, the Lieutenant Governor has modified the distance criteria for admissions from six kilometre to eight kilometre, giving parents more choices of schools for their wards. However, there...
  • Watch: Mallika Sherawat shouts at a journalist during an interview 28-11-2013 04:01 PM

    Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat lost her temper at a journalist when she was asked questions about her now famous Cannes interview, where she said that India is a regressive country. ...
  • I will pay to watch Lara but want Tendulkar to bat for my life: Dravid 05-11-2013 10:29 AM

    Sachin Tendulkar is ready to walk into the sunset of his glittering career, and in a tribute to an iconic sportsman, CNN-IBN looks back at 24 years of arguably India's greatest cricket career. Beginning this series of tribute called 'Thank You Sachin', IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai talks to another iconic...
  • Interview: Snapchat co-founder and CEO Evan Spiegel on sexting, future 02-11-2013 01:17 PM

    Evan Spiegel dropped out of Stanford University in 2012, three classes shy of graduation, to move back to his father's house and work on Snapchat. Spiegel's fast-growing mobile app lets users send photos, videos and messages that disappear a few seconds after they are received. Founded in 2011, Snapchat is...
  • 'The Good Road' now belongs to the audience: Gyan Correa 03-10-2013 10:09 AM

    New Delhi: Debutant director Gyan Correa's film 'The Good Road' is India's Oscar entry this year. The Film Federation of India selected 'The Good Road' despite a stiff competition from films like 'The Lunchbox' and 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag'. Gyan Correa explains the idea and inspiration behind 'The Good Road' in...
  • Supriya Dravid on 'A Cool Dark Place': I had a constant movie playing inside me 25-09-2013 11:52 AM

    Supriya Dravid, a reporter formerly with India Today and CNN-IBN, decided to put journalism on hold to write full-time. The result is a dizzying, bold debut novel, A Cool, Dark Place. Excerpts from a conversation with IBNLive: Q:How hard was it to write this book? And then, did you have...
  • What it took to get a TV interview with Syria's President Bashar Assad 11-09-2013 06:33 PM

    CBS News had essentially given up its pursuit of Syrian President Bashar Assad for an interview because he would not agree to go on "60 Minutes," until Charlie Rose suggested airing it on the non-profit Public Broadcasting Service. CBS News Chairman Jeff Fager, who accompanied Rose to Damascus last weekend,...
  • Veteran British broadcaster David Frost dies of a heart attack 01-09-2013 04:58 PM

    London: Veteran British broadcaster David Frost, who won fame around the world for his interview with former President Richard Nixon, has died, his family told the BBC. He was 74. Frost died of a heart attack on Saturday night aboard the Queen Elizabeth cruise ship, where he was due to...
  • Interview: Milkha Singh on Milkha Singh - part II 20-07-2013 05:21 PM

    (Continuing after Part I) Asian Games, Tokyo, 1958. I was itching to jump to that, but held myself back. It was equally important to know when did it all begin. That's how I continued. When did you realise that you can become an athlete? MS: The credit for that goes...
  • Interview: Milkha Singh on Milkha Singh - part I 19-07-2013 05:30 PM

    I take my seat as he answers a phone call. An authoritative 'hello' puts me on my guard. This isn't going to be an easy interview; I assure and then reassure myself. "It was a call from the Tihar Jail superintendent," Milkha Singh, The Milkha Singh, catches me fidgeting my...
  • Paoli Dam: I don't have a godfather 17-06-2013 09:36 AM

    Mumbai: Benagli actress Paoli Dam made her Bollywood debut with erotic thriller 'Hate Story' last year, but she is happy that she is not getting typecast in Hindi filmdom. "The industry has been very kind to me. I am happy that I debuted with 'Hate Story' and despite that I...
  • Wanted to place 'Gippi' in a difficult situation: Director 11-05-2013 01:25 PM

    New Delhi: 'Gippi' is Sonam Nair's debut film as director. The film deals with the story of a teenage girl who is very confused about the issues related to adolescence. Sonam explains the thought process behind 'Gippi' and her characterisation in a candid conversation. Q: From 'Guddi' to 'Gippi', the...
  • Interview: The 10 roles that changed Manoj Bajpayee's life forever 04-05-2013 01:28 PM

    New Delhi: It has been 10 years since 'Pinjar' and Manoj Bajpayee still recalls how the film brought out his vulnerable side. Or how even after almost 15 years, not winning a National Award for 'Shool' pinches even though he lost to Mohanlal, a titan of Indian cinema. In the...
  • Manoj Bajpayee: I've tried selling myself out of frustration 02-05-2013 06:11 PM

    New Delhi: "I ran like I've never run in my life!" Actor Manoj Bajpayee keels over with slightly rasping laughter that is typical of smokers as the consternation on my face triggers a fresh bout of chuckles. It was a languorous evening in Delhi and Bajpayee was describing being chased...
  • Watch: Viral video of nervous reporter interviewing Mila Kunis 06-03-2013 12:14 PM

    You have got to give it to Mila Kunis. The lady, known for her spunk, made a nervous rookie reporter of BBC's Radio 1 feel at ease during an recent interview.Journalist Chris Stark was to interview Kunis about her new film 'Oz the Great and Powerful' but instead fumbled and...
  • SRK says in old interview: Proud to be TV actor 02-11-2012 01:20 PM

    New Delhi: With a cigarette perched precariously between his index and middle finger, a younger, much younger Shah Rukh Khan says with a proud tilt of his head "I am proud to be a television actor." A video interview he gave possibly in the mid 90s offers a rare glimpse...
  • Would Gandhi have made a good software engineer? 03-01-2012 04:35 PM

    London: When going for a job interview, candidates mostly expect questions pertaining to technical knowledge in the field, past history and so on, but tech giants are now resorting to ask 'odd' questions to test applicant's thoughtful approach to problem-solving, career experts say. "Would Mahatma Gandhi have made a good...