Modernity

  • Shining Schools of India: Holistic development of students November 9, 2013

    On this episode we take a look at the Modern School, Barakhamba Road and Delhi Public School, Vasant Kunj. ...
  • Watch: The modern micro apartments available in New York January 27, 2013

    In a city tight on living space things are about to get even tighter. Now the New York City real estate is appealing to people to consider living modern micro apartments. Take a look at how these apartments are small but cater to all the requirements of a family. ...
  • Much Wenlock, the birthplace of modern Olympics August 6, 2012

    Much Wenlock in England, the birthplace of modern Olympics, hosts its own Wenlock Olympic games every year. ...
  • Google takes you on a virtual tour of the best art galleries April 11, 2012

    Artworks from the National Musuem and the National Gallery of Modern Art would now be accessible at the touch of a keystroke. ...
  • Ramachandra Guha unveils his new book October 26, 2010

    Historian Ramachandra Guha shares his thoughts about his book 'Makers of Modern India' with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Tongas may become a thing of the past in Delhi June 24, 2010

    As a part of its modernization policy ahead of the Commonwealth Games, the MCD plans to phase out horse-drawn carriages. ...
  • Mumbaikars' lifespan 7 yrs lesser than rest of India November 3, 2009

    All of us know how hectic life in Mumbai is but here's proof how life in the fast lane can take its toll. A new study says the lifespan of an average Mumbaikar is 7 years less than other Indians. ...
  • Akkriti case: Cops say no negligence on school's part April 25, 2009

    New Delhi: The autopsy report in the death of the Delhi school girl Akkriti Bhatia is out. The report says she died of an asthmatic attack, but there's nothing to establish willful negligence. No FIR has been filed but the Delhi government has set up a probe committee. ...
  • Doctors, parents on how to manage asthma in kids April 24, 2009

    New Delhi: The death of a 1-year-old due to lack of immediate medical help after the onset of an asthma attack came as a rude shock to many. Most parents who have children battling similar conditions are worried about the safety of their children. CNN-IBN’s Ginny Narula talks to parents...
  • Akkriti Case: Why schools aren't ready for emergencies April 24, 2009

    Anger and outrage are the emotion at play at Delhi's Modern School, Vasant Vihar where a student died after an asthma attack on her way to hospital from school. Seventeen-year-old Akkriti could have been saved say her parents, friends and classmates, accusing the school of criminal negligence. The school authorities...
  • Condolence meet for Akkriti turns into showdown April 23, 2009

    New Delhi: A condolence meeting was held on Thursday for the Modern School, Vasant Vihar student who died on Tuesday, but it turned into a showdown between school authorities and Akkriti's friends and family. ...
  • New National Gallery of Modern Art opens in Delhi January 21, 2009

    After a wait of 26 long years, the art world finally witnessed the launch of the new wing of the National Gallery of Modern Art. Dedicated to show contemporary art from the country and aboard, art correspondent Sahar Zaman takes you through the new space in the Capital. ...
  • Medicare awards given out to honour work in healthcare April 22, 2008

    The Modern Medicare Excellence Awards were held to regognise and honour the phenomenal work done by individuals, hospitals and non-medical institutions. ...
  • Tune in to Raghupati Raghav... October 2, 2006

    On Gandhi Jayanti, Delhi’s Minstral Choir bring alive the all-time favourite Gandhi song Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram as a tribute to Bapu. ...