LIFE

  • CEO of Life: In conversation with LinkedIn's Nishant Rao 11 hours 58 minutes ago

    How to be successful in business? How 'age' is just a number in terms of success? How can one inspire and set examples for others to emulate? Expect to find the answers on CEO if on CNN-IBN's upcoming series 'CEO of Life'. CNN-IBN's Business Editor Karma Paljor speaks to LinkedIn...
  • Tihar inmates to get life insurance cover under Jan Dhan Yojna 14 hours 24 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Inmates of Delhi's high-security Tihar jail will soon get life and accidental insurance cover as the prison administration, in collaboration with Indian Bank, has decided to get their accounts opened under the Jan Dhan Yojna. As per the scheme, the inmates will come under accidental insurance cover of Rs...
  • LN Mishra murder: Delhi court awards life sentence to all four convicts 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday sentenced all the four convicts in the LN Mishra murder case to life imprisonment. Delhi's Karkardooma court had convicted Ranjan Dwivedi, Santoshananda Avadhuta, Sudevananda Avadhuta and Gopalji in the case on December 8. The case relates to the bomb blast at a function...
  • A hug a day keeps the doctor away 3 days ago

    Washington: It may not be a far-fetched idea to replace apple a day with a hug as researchers have found that more frequent hugs protect stressed people from getting sick. The team from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) found that greater social support and more frequent hugs protected people from the increased...
  • Onir in no hurry to direct 'Life In A...Metro 2' 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Onir says he will begin working on the sequel of "Life In A...Metro" only once he is done making "Shab" and another film that he has on his plate. "Right now I am busy with my film 'Shab'. So, once I finish this film, I have one more film...
  • CEO of Life: I took the road less travelled, says BookMyShow's CEO December 13, 2014

    How to be successful in business? How 'age' is just a number in terms of success? How can one inspire and set examples for others to emulate? Expect to find the answers on CEO if on CNN-IBN's upcoming series 'CEO of Life'. CNN-IBN's Business Editor Karma Paljor speaks to BookMyShow...
  • Gayatri Iyer's 'Life's Macchiato' brings forth the taste of young India December 13, 2014

    New Delhi: A collection of short stories, 'Life's Macchiato' has all the energy, enthusiasm, and freshness of its twenty-something first-time author. She takes her readers to diverse places and diverse personalities, from a woman struggling with an abusive marriage to young college students and prodigal professionals. My favourite one is the...
  • CEO of life: In conversation with Mittu Chandilya December 6, 2014

    On this episode of 'CEO of life', Air Asia India CEO Mittu Chandilya talks about the business of low cost airlines in India. ...
  • Christian Bale found unlikely inspiration in 'Life of Brian' for his role in Ridley Scott's 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' December 3, 2014

    Paris: When Christian Bale landed the part of Moses in Ridley Scott's 'Exodus: Gods and Kings', the latest epic from the British director, he found unlikely inspiration in Monty Python's irreverent comedy film 'Life of Brian'. Bale, 40, had just finished filming 'American Hustle' and was not in the best physical...
  • 'Mahakumbh': Gautam Rode opts for natural tan December 2, 2014

    New Delhi: TV actor Gautam Rode is going out of his way to perfect his look for the show 'Mahakumbh' even if it means tanning his body naturally to match the requirements. Gautam is playing the protagonist Rudra-- a saviour and superhero -- in the show, which has been shot in...
  • Watch: CEO Of Life November 30, 2014

    'CEO Of Life' is a show that celebrates India's young business leaders who not just believe in driving growth but also lead a life of passion. In this episode, CNN-IBN speaks to Umang Bedi, Managing Director, India and South Asia for Adobe. ...
  • CEO of Life: In conversation with Adobe's Umang Bedi November 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Continuing with its commitment to providing viewers with differentiated programming, CNN-IBN announced a one-of-its-kind series 'CEO of Life', in association with Urbana, a Lifestyle brand of Future Group. The show hosted by CNN-IBN's Business Editor Karma Paljor, will celebrate India's distinguished young entrepreneurs who just not believe in...
  • Life-saving bacteria found in turkeys November 26, 2014

    New York: The biological machinery needed to produce a potentially life-saving antibiotic is found in turkeys, researchers have found. "Our research group is certainly thankful for turkeys. The 'good bacteria' we are studying has been keeping turkey farms healthy for years and it has the potential to keep humans healthy as...
  • Watch: Journey of Snapdeal CEO Kunal Bahl November 23, 2014

    With everything available on a click of the mouse, young entrepreneurs are ruling the e-commerce industry. Here is the journey of Kunal Bahl, who became the CEO of Snapdeal at the age of 31. ...
  • CEO of Life: New series on CNN-IBN showcases the top young business leaders of India November 21, 2014

    New Delhi: How to be successful in business? How 'age' is just a number in terms of success? How can one inspire and set examples for others to emulate? Expect to find the answers on CEO if on CNN-IBN's upcoming series 'CEO of Life'. The weekly show, hosted by CNN-IBN's Business...
  • 'Because Life Is A Gift': A tribute to differently-abled people November 18, 2014

    New Delhi: I had absolutely loved Disha's debut book, 'My Beloved's MBA Plans'. It was a well crafted piece of work that touched the lives of people who took plunge at crucial junctures of their lives to study further and came out victorious. With 'Because Life Is A Gift', Disha...
  • SC paves way to protect good samaritans, who help road accident victims, from legal hassles, harassment October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: In a landmark order, the Supreme Court has paved the way for a strong guideline that will protect those who help road accident victims. There will be no more harassment by policemen and no pressure to disclose your personal information. No one came forward to help a little...
  • Harassment a common part of online life: Survey October 26, 2014

    New York: A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life. The first-of-its-kind report by the Pew Research Center found that nearly three-quarters of American adults who use the Internet have witnessed online harassment. Forty per cent have experienced it...
  • Dhaula Kuan gangrape case: All five accused awarded life imprisonment, charged Rs 50,000 fine October 20, 2014

    New Delhi: All five accused in the Dhaula Kuan gangrape case of 2010 - Shamshad alias Khutkan, Usman alias Kale, Shahid alias Chhota Billi, Iqbal alias Bada Billi and Kamruddin, have been awarded life imprisonment and charged with a fine of Rs 50,000. A Dwarka court delivered the judgement on...
  • Man gets life imprisonment for burning to death wife in UP September 23, 2014

    Muzaffarnagar: A man has been sentenced to life imprisonment for killing his wife by setting her ablaze, with the court relying on her dying declaration though all the witnesses turned hostile during the trial. Additional District Sessions Judge Arvind Upadhaye convicted Nitu under Section 302 (murder) of IPC, according to government...
  • Jammu floods to have 'minimal' impact on LIC, says its Chairman September 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Life Insurance Corporation, which has nearly 13 lakh customers in floodravaged Jammu & Kashmir, has said the financial impact of the massive tragedy would be "very minimal" on the company. "Financial impact due to the massive floods in Kashmir this month will be very nominal for us. Even after the...
  • Gift of life: Elevenyearold girl fights Thalassemia September 14, 2014

    In this episode of Gift of Life, we bring you the success story of a elevenyearold Thalassemia patient, Nitya Dua. Thalassemia is a life threatening blood disorder. ...
  • Heavy rain hits normal life in Odisha September 6, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Heavy rain continued to lash many parts of Odisha for the second consecutive day on Saturday throwing normal life out of gear, a Met department official said. The state has been witnessing heavy rainfall for the past two days due to the impact of a low pressure area formed over...
  • Watch: Mysterious, real life Batman speeding on the streets of Tokyo on a Batcycle is an Internet sensation August 28, 2014

    A real life Batman has been spotted in Tokyo and no one knows who the masked crusader speeding on the streets of Tokyo on a highend motorcycle is. The Mirror posted a video on their website of the man who has left motorists speechless on the highway.The Dark Knight, who...
  • Eminent writer UR Ananthamurthy in a critical condition, put on life support August 22, 2014

    Bangalore: Eminent Kannada writer and thinker UR Ananthamurthy is battling for his life at Manipal hospital in Bangalore. The 82yearold stalwart of Indian literature has been unwell for a long time. He has been undergoing a daily dialysis after both his kidneys failed a few years back. According to the...
  • Irrfan Khan: It's time we start inspiring world cinema August 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Irrfan Khan, who has made his presence felt in Hollywood with some big projects, feels the time has come when Indian films and filmmakers start inspiring the world with their talent and stories. "We keep looking to Hollywood cinema for inspirations. But I feel, it is time that we...
  • My father won't do what Natwar Singh did: Pranab Mukherjee's daughter August 3, 2014

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee's daughter Sharmistha said that her father will not do what former union minister Natwar Singh did and reveal what transpired during his tenure in the Congress and the government. She said, "My father has a diary for over 40 years. It has lots of sensitive information....
  • Unfortunate that a senior leader like Natwar is stooping so low: Salman Khurshid August 2, 2014

    Former union minister Natwar Singh's book 'One Life is Not Enough: An Autobiography' generated a lot of controversies. Former Union Minister Salman Khurshid said, "It is unfortunate that such a senior leader is resorting to such measures. True or not, there are some things that just shouldn't be said." ...
  • Two sentenced for life in kidnapping, rape case August 2, 2014

    Two persons have been sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court for kidnapping and raping a girl six years ago. Special Additional District and Sessions Judge (SC/ST act) S.P Arvind also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 each on Pradip Verma and Raja on Thursday. The two had kidnapped the girl...