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  • PM Modi lauds scientists for successful test-firing of Agni-V 3 hours 26 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday hailed scientists for the successful test-firing of 'Agni V' and said the missile is a prized asset for the country's forces. "Successful test-firing of Agni V from a canister makes the missile a prized asset for our forces. I...
  • AAP manifesto woos Delhi with focus on women's safety, development, water, power supply 3 hours 49 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday released its manifesto, outlining its goals and mission for Delhi, ahead of the February 7 polls in Delhi. In a press conference held at the Constitutional Club at New Delhi, Yogendra Yadav walked the media through the details of the manifesto. The...
  • Economic growth revised up by almost 50 per cent 7 hours 25 minutes ago

    New Delhi: India's economy grew almost 50 per cent faster in 2013/14 than earlier thought, the government said on Friday after changing a formula, a reminder of the challenges that unreliable statistics present to Indian policymakers. In the year leading up to the elections that brought Prime Minister Narendra Modi to...
  • PM Modi to address rally in poll-bound Delhi today 7 hours 57 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Sensing stiff competition from Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi Assembly elections, Bharatiya Janata Party's trump card Prime Minister Narendra Modi will start his rallies from today. Modi is scheduled to address a rally at CBD grounds near Karkardooma in east Delhi. Other top leaders like Rajnath Singh, Uma Bharti,...
  • Cartoon of the day: Jayanthi Natarajan quits Congress 15 hours 34 minutes ago

    As Jayanthi Natarajan quits Congress after alleging party Vice President Rahul Gandhi for interfering in her ministry, here is what Cartoonist Neelabh has to show. ...
  • Is it time for a change in Congress leadership? 15 hours 40 minutes ago

    Voicing a strong revolt against the national high command of the Congress, former union minister Jayanthi Natarajan on Friday resigned from the primary membership of the party. In a strong worded letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi followed by a press conference in Chennai, Jayanthi said that she was pained...
  • Mission Delhi: Jayanthi Natarajan quits Congress, says party not the same 15 hours 44 minutes ago

    Voicing a strong revolt against the national high command of the Congress, former union minister Jayanthi Natarajan on Friday resigned from the primary membership of the party. In a strong worded letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi followed by a press conference in Chennai, Jayanthi said that she was pained...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 15 hours 45 minutes ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 15 hours 48 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Big blow for Congress; Jayanthi Natarajan quits party 15 hours 53 minutes ago

    Voicing a strong revolt against the national high command of the Congress, former union minister Jayanthi Natarajan on Friday resigned from the primary membership of the party. In a strong worded letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi followed by a press conference in Chennai, Jayanthi said that she was pained...
  • On campaign trail for BJP, Sidhu pushes 'buy one get one free' offer 19 hours 59 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Voters in Delhi have an option of availing a "buy-one-get-one-free" offer if they ensure that Kiran Bedi becomes the chief minister here as there is already Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the government at the Centre, former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu said on Friday. "You voted for Modi...
  • BJP issuing Made in China media pass holders for Narendra Modi's rally in Delhi 23 hours 45 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been espousing the cause of Make in India in a bid to make the country a manufacturing hub and boost the economy, his own party is yet to fully adopt the agenda. The Bharatiya Janata Party has issued "Made in China" media...
  • Delhi polls: BJP to regularise 1600 unauthorised colonies, confident would emerge victorious 23 hours 59 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday reached out to the people of Delhi and urged them to vote for the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) in the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections. "Delhi's development is linked with the central government," emphasised Naidu at the press conference. Talking about...
  • PM's twitter address to the 18th National Conference on e-Governance Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday addressed the 18th National Conference on e-Governance through Twitter. This is the first time such an address has taken place through Twitter. The Prime Minister tweeted "Good morning friends! I am delighted to join the 18th National Conference on e-Governance through Twitter." Not being...
  • Congress no longer the party I joined, can't survive in such a suffocating atmosphere: Natarajan Yesterday

    Chennai: Voicing a strong revolt against the national high command of the Congress, former union minister Jayanthi Natarajan on Friday resigned from the primary membership of the party. In a strong worded letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi followed by a press conference in Chennai, Jayanthi said that she was...
  • Narendra Modi asks IT experts to innovate for Mobile-Governance Yesterday

    Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the country's IT experts to explore ways to provide as many services as possible through mobile phones to boost M-Governance (Mobile-Governance). The Prime Minister noted that e-Governance was an essential part of his ambitious 'Digital India' project and underlined that the scale and speed...
  • Artworks on Narendra Modi, Mahatma Gandhi's philosophy at India ArtFair Yesterday

    New Delhi: Art installations inspired by the philosophies of Mahatma Gandhi besides paintings on Prime Minister Narendra Modi are being showcased at the 7th edition of India Art Fair here besides a diverse range of modern and contemporary art. Artist Viveek Sharma has depicted a painting "Sons of the Soil" displaying...
  • Sujata Singh sacked: Does PM Modi want to run the country with his handpicked team of bureaucrats? Yesterday

    Even as Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on Thursday took charge as the new Foreign Secretary of India after the Central Government sacked his predecessor Sujatha Singh, the move is likely to lead to discontent among several senior Indian Foreign Service officers. ...
  • Will welcome Bedi, Kejriwal if they leave their parties, says Anna Hazare Yesterday

    Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN, anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare on Thursday said that he misses Arvind Kejriwal and Kiran Bedi. "If Arvind Kejriwal and Kiran Bedi leave their parties, I'll welcome them," he said. ...
  • Coal India divestment on Friday; Government eyes Rs 22,600 crore Yesterday

    New Delhi/Kolkata: In the biggest ever share sale, government will offer Coal India shares at a floor price of Rs 358 apiece on Friday for divestment of up to 10 per cent stake in the state-run behemoth for an estimated Rs 22,600 crore, even as trade unions warned of strike...
  • CPI asks non-BJP parties to unite for minimum democratic programme Yesterday

    New Delhi: CPI, which has been advocating unity of all Left parties, has called on non-BJP parties and groups to unite for a minimum democratic programme to fight "communalism" and "anti-people" economic policies of the NDA government. During the party's national council meeting held recently in Nagpur it has been proposed...
  • I was very much a part of decision to appoint Jaishankar as Foreign Secretary: Sushma Swaraj Yesterday

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Thursday that she was very much a part of the decision to appoint S Jaishankar as Foreign Secretary. In a sudden late night shakeup in the External Affairs Ministry on Wednesday, the government appointed Ambassador to the US Jaishankar as the Foreign...
  • Rahul Gandhi hits out at PM Modi on black money issue Yesterday

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying while he failed to deliver on his much tom-tommed promise of bringing black money back he wore a "suit worth Rs 10 lakh" during US President Barack Obama's visit. Addressing an election rally,...
  • Modi government missing as India paid homage to braveheart Col MN Rai Yesterday

    New Delhi: Even as India on Thursday paid its last respects to late Colonel Munindra Nath Rai martyred in anti-terror operations in Jammu and Kashmir, the Central government which claims to have adopted a strong stand on security related issues was conspicuously missing from the scene. Several senior Army officers including...
  • Delhi elections: BJP goes on the offensive against AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal, asks five questions Yesterday

    New Delhi: The BJP on Thursday asked five questions from Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) chief ministerial candidate Arvind Kejriwal in the run up to the Delhi Assembly elections. The five questions asked by the BJP are: "Why did AAP compromise on principles for power? What happened to AAP's promise of acting...
  • Gurinder Chadha thanks PM Narendra Modi for meeting her, apologises for her 'tutti futti' Hindi Yesterday

    New Delhi: British film director of Sikh origin Gurinder Chadha, who is in India to recce locations for her movie on partition, met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday. The director took to micro-blogging site Twitter to share a photograph of her meeting with Modi, who is seen in a grey...
  • Sushma Swaraj was not in favour of sacking Sujatha Singh, say sources 2 days ago

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was not in favour of "curtailing" Sujatha Singh's tenure as the Foreign Secretary of India, say sources. The sacking of Sujatha Singh, who was to retire in July, is one of the reasons of tussle between her and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval. Sources...
  • Subrahmanyam Jaishankar takes charge as Foreign Secretary amidst controversy 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Even as Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on Thursday took charge as the new Foreign Secretary of India after the Central Government sacked his predecessor Sujatha Singh, the move is likely to lead to discontent among several senior Indian Foreign Service officers. Jaishankar, who turned 60 on January 9, was due...
  • Delhi elections: In 8 days, 8 senior BJP leaders to speak on 8 key issues of the city, say sources 2 days ago

    New Delhi: As the battle for Delhi enters its final phase, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is not leaving any stone unturned. In eight days, eight Cabinet ministers will be holding eight press conferences in the Delhi BJP office on key issues affecting the city. Senior party leaders like Sushma Swaraj,...
  • VHP allegedly reconverts over 100 Christian tribals to Hinduism, TMC promises strong action 2 days ago

    Kolkata: There is no relief for the Central government which is battling the allegations over forced the conversion row. In a fresh case, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) allegedly reconverted over 100 tribals to Hinduism in West Bengal. The tribals were first allegedly converted to Christianity and the VHP reconverted them...