Jaipur

  • Clean up India: Jaipur a garbage dump with open drains posing health hazards August 9, 2014

    In the run up to Independence day, CNN-IBN has begun a special initiative to clean up India. It is a project in which you can be involved by sharing your experiences of how there is a complete lack of civic sense across the country. Here's a look at pink city...
  • No rain causes increase in the price of tomatoes July 16, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN a resident of Jaipur expresses his anxiety over the rising price of tomatoes. The crop has been majorly affected this time because of no rains. "The way things are, we might have to resort to tomato ketchup,"he says. ...
  • Travel escape: Exploring Gangtok, Jaipur and Kovalam June 21, 2014

    CNN-IBN in partnership Cleartrip brings to you the special series 'Travel escape' that will explore 18 destinations and 18 resorts. In this the episode, watch our journey through Gangtok, Jaipur and Kovalam. ...
  • 30-year-old man allegedly rapes Malaysian woman June 8, 2014

    A 30-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a Malaysian woman who was in Jaipur on a business trip. This latest shocker comes just days after a class 8th student was allegedly raped by her neighbour in Jaipur and set herself on fire. ...
  • What is causing this heat and will El Nino kill monsoon? June 6, 2014

    North India continues to be in the grip of an unprecedented heat wave. The national capital recorded 47 degress Celsius, its highest temperature in 19 years, while Jaipur is the hottest in 33 years. ...
  • Voting for the first time, I'm confident, not nervous: Rathore April 17, 2014

    Shooter turned politician Rajyavardhan Rathore is contesting elections from Jaipur Rural on a BJP ticket. ...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Rajasthan April 15, 2014

    With the 2014 Lok Sabha elections underway, CNN-IBN's Swati Vashishtha visits various cities in Rajasthan to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituencies. Rajasthan has 25 Parliamentary constituencies. ...
  • Watch: Which way are the people of Jaipur likely to vote? April 15, 2014

    Congress leader CP Joshi is pitted against BJP's Rajyavardhan Rathore in the rural seat of Jaipur this Lok Sabha election....
  • Open Mike: Is the entry of sportsmen into elections a healthy sign? April 14, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has fielded Olympian Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore from Jaipur (Rural) Lok Sabha constituency. In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Jaipur (Rural), Rajasthan as part of 'Open Mike' series. She interviews Rathore and finds out the views of...
  • Olympian Rajyavardhan Rathore confident of bagging Jaipur Rural seat April 14, 2014

    Olympian Rajyavardhan Rathore who is contesting on a BJP ticket from Jaipur (Rural) is confident that he would be able to garner public support and emerge victorious. ...
  • Olympian Rajyavardhan Rathore kick starts election campaign in Jaipur March 22, 2014

    Olympian Rajyavardhan Rathore who is BJP's candidate from Jaipur (Rural) started his election campaign on Saturday in his constituency. ...
  • Infosys Innovating for a Better Tomorrow: Stories that transformed India March 9, 2014

    Infosys joins hands with Network 18 in bringing forth fascinating stories behind innovations that have transformed India. On the show this week, we talk about innovations that have helped the differently-abled people move ahead in their lives. First on the show we talk about Aurolabs innovation which has given the...
  • Outrage over December gangrape led to more awareness: Gloria Steinem January 19, 2014

    Iconic feminist, activist and writer Gloria Steinem says that the Delhi gangrape was a very important incident that helped in fighting violence. "I think it's very important and it helps all of us, because we are all fighting violence in general and specifically female violence whether its in war...
  • CJ Rahul highlights the absence of streetlights in Jaipur November 3, 2013

    While the entire country is lit-up to celebrate the festival of lights, there is one area in Jaipur city which continues to remain in darkness. Malviya nagar in Jaipur is where CJ Rahul Tolumbia lives. He finds it unsafe to move out at night and has filed this report to...
  • Watch: Mid day meals cooked in unhygienic conditions in Jaipur July 18, 2013

    When CNN-IBN team visited Jaipur's Madrampura it found that there was a complete lack of hygiene in kitchens where mid day meals were being cooked for poor children. ...
  • IPL 6 spot-fixing: BCCI to hold emergency meet in Chennai today May 19, 2013

    BCCI on Sunday will hold an emergency meet in Chennai to discuss the spot-fixing scandal in IPL 6. Three players of Rajasthan Royals - Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila were arrested on Wednesday after Delhi Police broke out Spot-fixing scandaL. The Special Commissioner, Special cell, SN Srivastava has told...
  • FTN: Tale of two cultures: Apathy in Jaipur, help pours out in Boston: Does India lack good samaritans? April 17, 2013

    The latest from Jaipur, where public apathy was captured on CCTV which showed passerby leaving a woman and her infant bleeding to death after an accident. A 26-year-old woman and her 8-month-old daughter in Jaipur died waiting for help on a busy road after their bike was hit by a...
  • Jaipur: Still no check on two-wheelers at accident site April 17, 2013

    Day after public apathy captured on CCTV showed how passerbys left a woman and her infant bleeding to death after an accident in Jaipur, there is still no check on cyclists and two-wheelers entering the tunnel. ...
  • Jaipur accident shame: Experts suggest ways to reform society April 16, 2013

    A 26-year-old woman and her infant daughter were killed on the spot when the motorcycle they were riding on was run over by a truck. The cries of help by the woman's husband were ignored by the passersby. ...
  • People's reaction to Jaipur accident captured on CCTV April 16, 2013

    The latest from Jaipur, where public apathy was captured on CCTV which showed passerby leaving a woman and her infant bleeding to death after an accident. A 26-year-old woman and her 8-month-old daughter in Jaipur died waiting for help on a busy road after their bike was hit by a...
  • Jaipur hit and run: Public apathy caught on camera. How can we change it? April 15, 2013

    A 26-year-old woman and her 8-month-old daughter were killed when the motorcycle they were riding on was run over by a speeding truck in Jaipur on Sunday. While the woman's husband and son escaped with minor injuries, their cries for help were ignored by the passersby and motorists and car...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 15, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • News 360: People ignore man's cries for help as wife, daughter die in accident April 15, 2013

    The video of the incident, captured on CCTV camera, shows the public apathy towards accident victims. ...
  • Unfortunate that courts need to tell artistes what or what not to say: Sanjoy Roy on Ashis Nandy February 1, 2013

    Sanjoy Roy, the organiser of the Jaipur Film Festival also said that it was not enough to provide relief to Ashis Nandy by telling the police to not arrest him. The courts needed to do more, he said. ...
  • News 360: Intelligence reports link ISI to LoC killings January 29, 2013

    CNN-IBN has accessed intelligence reports linking Pakistan's ISI to the recent killings of the two Indian soldiers on the Line of Control, resulting in tensions between the two countries. ...
  • Writers roundtable: Cross-border dialogue January 29, 2013

    In this special discussion, a panel of writers from India and Pakistan talk about the growing intolerance in various section of Indian society and India-Pakistan relations. ...
  • Nandy hounded: Is no honest critique of Dalit politics possible in India today? January 28, 2013

    Ashis Nandy faces up to five years in jail after an FIR was filed against him following his remarks on Dalits at the Jaipur Literature Festival. ...
  • The Last Word: How should we respond to Ashis Nandy's statement on SCs, OBCs corruption? January 28, 2013

    Socialist Ashis Nandy kicked up a storm when he said SCs, STs and OBCs are responsible for corruption in the country. ...
  • Ashis Nandy a criminal, should be arrested: PL Punia January 28, 2013

    Condemning sociologist Ashis Nandy's controversial remark against SC, ST and OBC, National Commission for Scheduled Castes chairman PL Punia on Monday said that he is disgraced people with his comment and should be arrested. ...
  • Should play Pak more, but politics and cricket do mix: Rahul Dravid January 27, 2013

    Rahul Dravid was at the Jaipur Literature Festival. He was speaking to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...