IOTY

  • IOTY 2014: Nominees for public service category March 18, 2015

    This category recognizes individuals and organisations who are the flag bearers of change and whose exemplary efforts have triggered far-reaching impact in the world. They have stood and succeeded against adversity, propagating a humanitarian point of view without caring for position, fame or money. ...
  • Corporate reactions to CNN-IBN Indian of the year awards March 18, 2015

    "Indian of the year awards is very good as it deals with socio problems. All CNN-IBN events have a benefit for the society. All the people they have chosen are very different people," said Yogesh J Lakhani, Chairman, Bright Outdoor Media Pvt limited. ...
  • Why everyone loves ISRO March 18, 2015

    The most emotional, goose bumps moment in the CNN-IBN Indian of the Year Awards last night was when the entire audience gave a standing ovation for the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) for winning the Lifetime Achievement Award. On stage were the former and current Chairmen of ISRO, Dr. K...
  • IOTY 2014: Nominees for business category March 18, 2015

    With their far-reaching vision and ideas, these leaders and astute entrepreneurs have not only charted growth stories for their businesses but have also positively impacted the lives of millions of consumers across the country. ...
  • Watch: Arun Jaitley talks about journey of CNN-IBN Indian of the year awards March 18, 2015

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley who bagged the Indian of the Year awards 2014 in politics category talks about the 9-year old long journey of the CNN-IBN Indian of the year awards. ...
  • Soli Sorabjee talks about PM Modi as the obvious choice for Indian of the year award 2014 March 18, 2015

    At Indian of the Year 2014, Jury Chairman and former Attorney General Soli Sorabjee talked about Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the obvious choice for Indian of the Year 2014 award. ...
  • IOTY 2014: CNN-IBN Managing Editor Radhakrishnan Nair delivers the vote of thanks March 17, 2015

    CNN-IBN's 'Indian of the Year' recognises the Indians whose contribution to the country has strengthened the foundation of our society and has helped build Brand India in the process. ...
  • IOTY 2014: In conversation with entertainment nominee Chetan Bhagat March 17, 2015

    An investment banker, an author and now a screenplay writer, Chetan Bhagat has churned six best-selling novels, four of which have been adapted into films including the record breaking 3 Idiots and this year's 100 crore hit 2 States. He turned scriptwriter with Salman Khan's 200 crore hit Kick and...
  • IOTY 2014: K Chandrasekhar Rao, P Vijayan win Popular Choice Award March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and IPS officer P Vijayan have been awarded Popular Choice Award at the CNN-IBN Indian of the Year 2014 for their distinguished work in their respective fields. The credit for the oldest statehood movement of India this year that led to the creation...
  • IOTY 2014: Azim Premji, Kailash Satyarthi win Outstanding Achievement Award March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Wipro chief Azim Premji and Nobel Prize laureate Kailash Satyarthi have been awarded Outstanding Achievement Award at the CNN-IBN Indian of the Year 2014 for their distinguished work in their respective fields. Kailash Satyarthi who was awarded Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 for his contribution in fight against child...
  • Network18 Group CEO AP Parigi welcomes guests at IOTY 2014 March 17, 2015

    CNN-IBN's 'Indian of the Year' recognises the Indians whose contribution to the country has strengthened the foundation of our society and has helped build Brand India in the process. ...
  • PM Narendra Modi is the CNN-IBN Indian of the Year 2014 March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi is the CNN-IBN Indian of the Year 2014. He guided the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance to a massive win in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. With the biggest mandate since 1984 and the first time since then that a single party...
  • List of winners of Indian of the Year 2014 March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is CNN-IBN's Indian of the Year 2014 and the ISRO team won the Lifetime Achievement Award. Wipro Chairman Azim Premji and Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi won the Indian of the Year for outstanding achievement. In a star-studded ceremony on Tuesday, CNN-IBN declared the Indian of...
  • Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella wins Indian of the Year 2014 in the Global Indian category March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has been awarded the Indian of the Year 2014 in the Global Indian section. He is third CEO of technology giant Microsoft. Nadella has successfully avoided fading into the giant shadows of his predecessors Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer. Sensing the wind, he is steering...
  • ISRO team wins Indian of the Year 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: The Indian Space Research Organisation team won Indian of the Year 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award for Mars Orbiter Mission. ISRO achieved which no space agency in world including the USA's National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) managed to do in their first attempt. With this stupendous achievement, ISRO has...
  • Finance Minister Arun Jaitley wins the Indian of the Year 2014 in politics section March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley won the Indian of the Year award for his work in politics section. Currently the Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley is credited with ending the festering and unresolved leadership issues within the BJP post the Vajpayee-Advani era. He played a crucial role in...
  • Tongam Rina wins Indian of the Year in public service category March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Journalist Tongam Rina wins the Indian of the Year 2014 for public service. She is the Associate Editor of Arunachal Times and was shot at close range for writing against the endemic corruption in her state. Recovered from her injuries, she continues her journalism of courage highlighting how...
  • Chetan Bhagat is the Indian of the Year 2014 in entertainment section March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Renowned author Chetan Bhagat won the Indian of the Year 2014 in the entertainment section. He is an investment banker, an author and now a screenplay writer. He has churned six best-selling novels, four of which have been adapted into films including the record breaking '3 Idiots' and this...
  • N Chandrasekaran awarded Indian of the Year 2014 in business category March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: CEO and MD of Tata Consultancy Service N Chandrasekaran awarded the Indian of the Year 2014 in the business category. He is known for his management and leadership style. His ability to push boundaries and inspire his leadership team to do the same has helped the $13 billion-plus...
  • Vice President Hamid Ansari addresses gathering at IOTY 2014 March 17, 2015

    Chief Guest at the Indian of the Year 2014, Vice President Hamid Ansari addressed the gathering during the awards ceremony. ...
  • IOTY 2014: K Radhakrishnan, AS Kiran Kumar talk about ISRO achievements March 17, 2015

    At the red carpet of the Indian of the Year 2014, Former chairman K Radhakrishnan and chairman of ISRO AS Kiran Kumar talk about ISRO and it's scicentists and achievements. ...
  • IOTY 2014: Nominees for global Indian category March 17, 2015

    Blending the deepest of Indian sensibilities with contemporary ideas, these individuals of Indian origin have created a new benchmark and conquered the unthinkable. They represent the new wave of national pride and symbolize a modern and inclusive way of life that mirrors a new world order. ...
  • IOTY 2014: Nominees for entertainment category March 17, 2015

    This category felicitates India's greatest entertainers who opened up doors to an exhilarating world, taking us through alleys that lie on the other side of collective imagination. Their efforts have given us innumerable occasions to laugh, cry and have a thoroughly good visual experience. ...
  • IOTY 2014: In conversation with sports nominee Jitu Rai March 17, 2015

    At the Red Carpet of the Indian of the Year 2014, Asian and CWG Gold Medalist, Jitu Rai gives a message for newcomers in sports. ...
  • IOTY 2014: Nominees for politics category March 17, 2015

    The category honours the individuals, who have collectively redefined our political landscape, and set shining standards in politics with their far-reaching vision complemented by unmatched perseverance and spirit. ...
  • IOTY 2014: A selfie camera placed at the venue March 17, 2015

    CNN-IBN's 'Indian of the Year' recognises the Indians whose contribution to the country has strengthened the foundation of our society and has helped build Brand India in the process. This is the ninth edition of the awards which were introduced in 2006. ...
  • Live: Indian of the Year 2014 March 17, 2015

    In a star-studded ceremony, CNN-IBN will declare the 'Indian of the year' on Tuesday. CNN-IBN's 'Indian of the Year' recognises the Indians whose contribution to the country has strengthened the foundation of our society and has helped build Brand India in the process. This is the ninth edition of the...
  • Anticipation builds as CNN-IBN to declare 'Indian of the Year' awards tonight March 17, 2015

    In a star-studded ceremony, CNN-IBN will declare the 'Indian of the year' on Tuesday. CNN-IBN's 'Indian of the Year' recognizes the Indians whose contribution to the country has strengthened the foundation of our society and has helped build Brand India in the process. ...
  • Vice President Hamid Ansari was welcomed with a memento at IOTY 2014 March 17, 2015

    Chief Guest at the Indian of the Year 2014, Vice President Hamid Ansari was presented a memento by Umesh Upadhyay, President, News Network 18. ...
  • Watch: CNN-IBN 'Indian of the year 2014' awards March 17, 2015

    In a star-studded ceremony on Tuesday, CNN-IBN declared the Indian of the Year. CNN-IBN Indian of the Year recognises the Indians whose contribution to the country has strengthened the foundation of our society and has helped build Brand India in the process. ...