IOTY

  • Indian of the year 2014: Public Service nominees February 8, 2015

    Like every year, CNN-IBN will honour the ones who have made a difference to the society in their field of expertise in the year 2014. The nominations for Indian of the Year Awards 2014 in the public service category are Wipro chairperson Azim Premji, Father of palliative care in India...
  • Indian of the year 2014: Business nominees February 4, 2015

    Year 2014 brought a new zeal in corporate India with new govt setting in and Prime Minister Narendra Modi pushing for long impending economic reforms but there were Indian entrepreneurs who excelled despite tough economic environment. Nominees for the Businessman of the year are - IndiGo President Aditya Ghosh...
  • The nominees of sportsperson of the year 2015 February 3, 2015

    The Indian hockey team, Jitu Rai in shooting and Pankaj Advani in snooker are some of the nominees of the year 2015 in sports. ...
  • IOTY nominee Sania Mirza hoping to impress at Australian Open January 18, 2015

    Excerpts from India's tennis star Sania Mirza's Q&A session on IBNLive's Facebook page. India's tennis sensation Sania Mirza who earlier took a step forward in her quest to become world number one as the Indian equalled her career-best doubles rank of five on Sunday, following her stupendous title win at the...
  • Leads and trails for CNN-IBN Indian of the year 2014 January 12, 2015

    Here is a list of the top five leaders who are leading and who are trailing in the race for the popular choice award for CNN-IBN Indian of the year 2014. ...
  • IOTY nominee Pankaj Advani wants IPL type league in billiards as well December 31, 2014

    Indian cueist Pankaj Advani, who earlier this year created history by becoming the first player in the world to win world titles in the long and shorter formats of both billiards and snooker answered few questions from his fans. Advani has won 10 world titles in billiards and two in...
  • Leander Paes bags CNNIBN IOTY 2013 for Outstanding Achievement December 21, 2013

    Paes became the only man to win a Grand Slam post his 40th birthday after winning the US Open with Radek Stepanek. ...
  • Ramakant Achrekar gets CNNIBN IOTY 2013 for Outstanding Achievement December 21, 2013

    A Dronacharya and Padma Shri awardee, Achrekar is a perfect example of our age old GuruShishya tradition. ...
  • Rajiv Bajaj bags IOTY in business category December 20, 2013

    MD and CEO of Bajaj Auto Ltd, Rajiv Bajaj bagged the IOTY award in business category. The 42 years old Rajiv Bajaj is considered to be one of the most promising and successful businessmen who reinvented the automobile major Bajaj in India. ...
  • Stop Acid Attacks gets Indian of the Year 2013 award December 20, 2013

    The Stop Acid Attacks is an organisation to prevent acid attacks on women and to ensure the rights and justice of survivors. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal gets IOTY 2013 for politics December 20, 2013

    Arvind Kejriwal has been awarded Indian of the Year 2013 award for politics for Aam Aadmi Party's stunning debut and for changing the rules of Indian politics. ...
  • Shuttler PV Sindhu gets CNNIBN IOTY 2013 for sports December 20, 2013

    On 10 August 2013, Sindhu became the first ever Indian woman to win a medal in singles at the World Championships India's first singles medal since Prakash Padukone won bronze in 1983. ...
  • IOTY: Team ITBP and NDRF get Special Achievement award December 20, 2013

    Members of the team ITBP and NDRF were given the CNNIBN Indian of the year (IOTY) in the Special Achievement award category. Members of the team ITBP and NDRF put their own lives at risk, racing against time and dwindling hopes to save those who were stranded after the Uttarakhand...
  • IOTY: Deepika breaks down after receiving award from father Prakash Padukone December 20, 2013

    Bollywood's latest superstar, Deepika Padukone got the award for special achievement for reinventing herself as a leading lady with acting chops; and for delivering a slew of hits in 2013, including Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Chennai Express and RamLeela. She broke down after receiving the award for special achievement from...
  • Stop Acid Attacks is the Indian of the Year December 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The eighth CNNIBN Indian of the year (IOTY) is not a politician, a sportsperson or an entertainer. The honour for the year 2013 goes to the activist group Stop Acid Attacks (SAA), an active campaignerorganisation to prevent acid attacks on women and to ensure the rights of and...
  • IOTY: Association for Democratic Reforms and Lily Thomas win Public Service award December 20, 2013

    The Association for Democratic Reforms and Lily Thomas took up the task of tackling what had become a serious blot on our democratic system. It was on the basis of a writ petition filed by them that the apex court ruled that lawmakers have to quit if they are convicted...
  • News 360: CNNIBN's Indian of the year 2013 ceremony December 20, 2013

    The countdown has begun to the grand finale of CNNIBN's Indian of the Year 2013. We have shortlisted nominees in the categories of business, entertainment, sports, politics and public service. ...
  • Indian Of The Year award 2013: Curtain raiser December 20, 2013

    There is just a few more hours till the big announcement on who will be CNNIBN's Indian of the Year 2013. CNNIBN shortlisted nominees in the categories of business, entertainment, sports, politics and public service. ...
  • CNNIBN Indian of the Year 2013 to be announced tonight December 20, 2013

    New Delhi: There are just a few more hours till the big announcement on who will be CNNIBN's Indian of the Year 2013. The winners will be announced on Friday evening. CNNIBN shortlisted nominees in the categories of business, entertainment, sports, politics and public service. Nominees for Indian of the year...
  • Yusuf Hamied's message on being CNNIBN's IOTY in business category December 17, 2012

    Dr. Yusuf K Hamied of Cipla Limited was awarded the CNNIBN Indian of The Year 2012 in the business category. He was awarded for taking on multinational pharma companies and making some of the essential drugs more affordable to the masses in the developing countries. Here's Dr Hamid's message after being awarded...
  • Devi Shetty named Indian of the Year in Public Service category December 12, 2012

    New Delhi: The seventh edition of the Indian of the Year awards one of the biggest and most credible awards in Indian media on Wednesday recognised healthcare legend Dr Devi Shetty as the Indian of the Year in the Public Service category. Other nominees in the category were...
  • Viswanathan Anand named CNNIBN Indian of the Year 2012 December 12, 2012

    It's that time of the year again when CNNIBN honours the contribution of some of the most iconic role models of brand India. The seventh edition of the Indian of the Year awards one of the biggest and most credible awards in Indian media on Wednesday recognised those...
  • Irrfan Khan is the Indian of the Year 2012 in entertainment category December 12, 2012

    New Delhi: In the keenly watched category of entertainment, noted actor, Irrfan Khan was named the CNNIBN Indian of the Year 2012. Irrfan, who has made a mark for himself not just in the Indian film industry, but Hollywood as well, won the award against the likes of stalwarts like...
  • Manohar Parrikar chosen Indian of the Year 2012 in politics category December 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was on Wednesday chosen the CNNIBN Indian of the Year 2012 in the politics category. The IIT alumnus won the award for being the architect of the win of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the state. The Bharatiya Janata Party leader faced a...
  • Who will be the CNNIBN Indian of the Year 2012? December 12, 2012

    New Delhi: It's that time of the year again when CNNIBN honours the contribution of some of the most iconic role models of brand India. The seventh edition of the Indian of the Year awards one of the biggest and most credible awards in Indian media will recognize...
  • Indian of the Year 2012: Jury meets to pick winners December 2, 2012

    Some of the most fiercely independent brains of the country locked in a heated debate to pick the winners of the Indian of the Year awards 2012. The result will be declared on December 12. ...
  • Indian of the Year 2012: Nominees in the Public Service category November 30, 2012

    We bring you the nominees in the category of Public Service for Indian of the Year 2012. ...
  • Nominees for Indian of the Year 2012 in sports category November 27, 2012

    Snooker champion Pankaj Advani, badminton ace Saina Nehwal and Olympic gold medalist wrestler Sushil Kumar are some of our nominees. ...
  • Who will be the Indian entertainer of the year? December 14, 2011

    On this episode we bring you the nomination in the entertainment category for the Indian Of The Year awards. ...
  • Nominees for Indian of the Year 2011 in Entertainment December 14, 2011

    Here's a look at the nominees of CNNIBN's Indian of the year in the category of Entertainment. ...