Karma

  • News 360: War of words between Priyanka, Varun Gandhi 15-04-2014 09:08 PM

    None of the two estranged Gandhi cousins - Varun Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi - is bowing down this election season in the battle of words. Priyanka Gandhi has now hit back at Varun's response to her earlier attack on him. She has told Varun, "It's not a family tea party,...
  • Bastar to vote in the face of threat from Maoists 09-04-2014 11:54 AM

    Over 1.29 million voters of Chhattisgarh's Bastar Lok Sabha constituency, one of India's worst insurgency-hit regions, are set to exercise their franchise on Thursday in the shadow of terror and guerrillas' poll boycott. Eight candidates are in the fray in the constituency where roughly 80 percent of the total 1,797...
  • News 360: BJP woos Muslim voters, Rajnath apologies for 'mistake' 25-02-2014 08:33 PM

    The BJP it seems wants to leave no stone unturned to woo voters ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. Party chief Rajnath Singh on Tuesday while addressing a gathering of Muslims in New Delhi apologised for the 'mistakes' made in the past and appealed to the minority community to give...
  • News 360: Big blow to Lalu Prasad, alliance with LJP in doldrums 24-02-2014 08:31 PM

    Even as reports of a split in the Rashtriya Janata Dal in Bihar surfaced with 13 of its MLAs quitting the party, six of them denied having ditched Lalu Prasad. On the other hand, Ram Vilas Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party has decided to cement alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party....
  • These hilarious karma gifs are enough to rid your Monday morning blues 10-02-2014 02:35 PM

    Someone rightly said "What goes around comes around." The gifs here prove it. Who could have thought reactions to our actions will be that fast! And, guys, if you thought karma is overrated, think again! ...
  • News 360: Setback to gay activists, SC dismisses review petition 28-01-2014 08:36 PM

    In yet another setback to the LGBT community, the Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a review petition filed by the Centre against its December 11, 2013 verdict criminalising gay sex. The court rejected the petition as it found no merit in it. ...
  • Justin Bieber names his bulldog puppy Karma 31-12-2013 11:12 AM

    Los Angeles: Pop star Justin Bieber has named his new bulldog puppy Karma. Justin managed to zero in on the name after his father Jeremy Bieber, asked his fans to come up with a name on social networking site Twitter. "So we have got a name selected for the newest...
  • Indian of the Year 2013: Nominees in Business category 10-12-2013 11:56 PM

    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 2013. The nominations for Indian of the Year Awards 2013 in the business category are Adiya Ghosh, Rahul Bhatia, Anand Mahindra, N Chandrasekaran, Nitin Paranjpe, Pawan...
  • Congress dominates Chhattisgarh's worst-hit Naxal areas 09-12-2013 10:14 AM

    The killing of Mahendra Karma earlier this year by Left Wing Extremists proved costly for Raman Singh government in Chhattisgarh as Congress bagged 8 of the 12 seats in worst-hit Naxal areas spread over six districts. The region saw Congress President Sonia Gandhi and BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi...
  • Chhattisgarh polls: Slain PCC chief's son, Karma's wife in Congress 1st list 11-10-2013 08:44 PM

    Umesh Patel, Alka Mudliyar and Devti Karma, close relatives of three prominent Chhattisgarh Congress leaders who were killed in the May 25 Maoist attack, figure in the first list of 17 party candidates announced for the Assembly polls next month. Umesh, son of the slain PCC chief Nandkumar Patel is...
  • Chhattisgarh polls: Slain PCC chief's son, Karma's wife in Congress 1st list 11-10-2013 08:44 PM

    Umesh Patel, Alka Mudliyar and Devti Karma, close relatives of three prominent Chhattisgarh Congress leaders who were killed in the May 25 Maoist attack, figure in the first list of 17 party candidates announced for the Assembly polls next month. Umesh, son of the slain PCC chief Nandkumar Patel is...
  • News 360: Encephalitis death toll rises to 350 in Gorakhpur 09-10-2013 09:00 PM

    At least 350 children have died due to encephalitis in Gorakhpur in Eastern Uttar Pradesh so far in 2013. The epidemic strikes 135 districts across 17 states every year but more than 70 per cent of these cases are reported from UP. ...
  • News 360: Election Commission announces poll dates for five states 04-10-2013 09:55 PM

    Five states - Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi and Mizoram - will go to polls between November 11 and December 4. The counting of the votes in all the five states will take place on December 8. With the announcement of the election schedule, the model code of conduct has...
  • India Positive: Stories of art, care and sacrifices 24-08-2013 02:45 PM

    An International Taekwondo trainer left his lavish lifestyle to serve the poor and the needy and is providing shelter to those with disabilities who have been abandoned by their families. ...
  • Maoists massacre: IPS association urges CM to reinstate Bastar SP 12-08-2013 03:49 PM

    Contending that there was no specific intelligence about Naxal ambush in Bastar that killed top Chhattisgarh Congress leaders few months back, the national IPS association has urged Chief Minister Raman Singh to reinstate the local SP, suspended after the attack, to keep up the morale of the police officers. Asserting...
  • India Positive: Stories of good work and pride 10-08-2013 06:56 PM

    At a time when more than 3,000 patients die every year for want of organ donors, a family in Delhi has saved 35 lives by pledging its son's organs. The Junejas who lost their only son Anmol in an accident, have saved 35 lives so far by harvesting their son's...
  • Rajya Sabha condemns Mahabodhi temple blasts 05-08-2013 01:36 PM

    Rajya Sabha on Monday condemned the serial bomb blasts at Mahabodhi temple in Gaya district of Bihar and the Maoists attack on a convoy of Congress leaders in Chhattisgarh that led former Union minister V C Shukla and senior party leader Mahendra Karma dead. Chairman Hamid Ansari described the July...
  • My walk made me Dr. Dang of 'Karma': Anupam Kher 19-07-2013 07:09 PM

    Mumbai: Anupam Kher reveals that it was his walk that got him the iconic role of Dr. Dang in Subhash Ghai's 1986 'Karma.' "I had gone for a party and I was walking towards my car. Subhashji saw me coming from one door to another door and said, 'Come to...
  • Ostlere's 'Karma' is a once-in-a-lifetime book 08-07-2013 06:31 PM

    There are good books, there are great books and then there are once-in-a-lifetime books. Cathy Ostlere's 'Karma', which is a novel in verse, falls in the third category for more reasons than one. It hit all the right spots even before I had read the award-winning book. It was as...
  • Uttarakhand: Pilots continue rescue operations despite harsh weather 26-06-2013 11:44 PM

    The rescue operations in Uttarakhand are going on at considerable risk to the lives of our men in uniform, as we saw in that tragic helicopter crash on Tuesday. ...
  • VC Shukla still remains critical: Medanta doctors 11-06-2013 03:20 AM

    Gurgaon: Doctors treating Vidya Charan Shukla, who received bullet injuries in a Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh, on Monday said the veteran Congress leader is still in a very serious condition. "VC Shukla continues to be serious and still not out of danger," said a spokesperson of city-based Medanta Hospital, where...
  • Chhattisgarh: Naxals fire at CRPF camps in Sukma district 11-06-2013 12:25 AM

    Raipur: Naxalites on Monday night opened fire at CRPF camps in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district but the attack was repulsed by security personnel. Sources said three different camps of the paramilitary in south Bastar were targeted in Naxal gunfire which was suitably retaliated to by the troops. The firing went on...
  • Bastar Naxal attack: Digvijaya meets Mahendra Karma's family 05-06-2013 07:36 AM

    Dantewada: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh visited Dantewada, Chhattisgarh to meet the Bastar Naxal attack victims on Tuesday. The Congress leader met the family of Salwa Judum founder Mahendra Karma who died in the attack. Twenty six people were killed in the Naxal attack on May 25 in Bastar region...
  • Odisha to seek 2 more CRPF battalions after Chhattisgarh Naxal attack 03-06-2013 11:33 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha government will seek deployment of two additional battalions of CRPF jawans along its borders with Chhatisgarh following the the May 25 deadly Maoist attack in that state. "Odisha government will make the demand to the Centre for two battalions of CRPF at the Chief Ministers' meeting on internal...
  • Naxals were looking for Karma to kill him, says Arunima, who covered the recent Chhattisgarh attack 03-06-2013 02:34 PM

    The Naxals were particularly looking for Mahendra Karma to kill him says CNN-IBN Correspondent Arunima who covered the recent Chhattisgarh attack. ...
  • Cong MLAs offer to resign to force ouster of Chhattisgarh govt 02-06-2013 08:57 PM

    Raipur: Demanding dismissal of the BJP government in Chhattisgarh over the May 25 Naxal attack, Congress MLAs on Sunday said they would resign en mass from the Assembly if the government did not go. "We have sought dismissal of the state government and imposition of President's rule. All the Congress...
  • Naxal attack: Mishra panel to visit Jiram Valley 01-06-2013 11:07 PM

    Raipur: Justice Prashant Mishra Commission probing the Naxal attack on the Congress convoy in Chhattisgarh's Bastar district will visit the site of the ambush at Jiram Valley on June 14. 27 people, including state Congress chief Nandkumar Patel, his son Dinesh, Salwa Judum leader Mahendra Karma among others were killed,...
  • Chhattisgarh govt to review security of political leaders regularly 01-06-2013 11:02 PM

    Raipur: Rattled by the deadly naxal attack on Congress convoy on May 25 that left 27 people dead, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Saturday directed district collectors and SPs to review on a regular basis the security of public representatives across the state and especially in the Maoist-affected regions....
  • Naxal attack: VC Shukla improving, but still critical 01-06-2013 08:52 PM

    Gurgaon: The condition of Congress leader and former Union minister VC Shukla, who was injured in a deadly Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh last week, continues to show signs of improvement but it remains critical. "Shukla has shown some signs of improvement on third consecutive day today but still remains critical,"...