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  • A private dinner with PM, President's banquet, CEO's summit among Obama's India itinerary 1 week ago

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN has accessed complete itinerary of US President Barack Obama's visit to India. He is likely to reach Delhi on January 25 at 4:45 am and will reach Rashtrapati Bhavan at 10:10 am, according to the tentative schedule which is subject to change. Obama will be at Rajghat at...
  • Arvind Kejriwal vs Kiran Bedi: Should CM faces debate? 1 week ago

    Soon after the Bharatiya Janata Party declared former IPS officer Kiran Bedi as its chief ministerial candidate, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday challenged her for an open debate. ...
  • People question PM Modi's 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan', ask which roads did he clean 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan' has come under the scanner, this time not by his political opponents but by the voters in some constituencies of Delhi. With voters getting more vocal about their issues, they now want a clean Delhi. "Narendra Modi ne kahan jhaadu lagai...
  • President Pranab Mukherjee speaks out against partisan politics 1 week ago

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee has rapped political parties for obstructing Parliament after the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi resorted to a flurry of executive decrees to push through economic reforms held up by the opposition. In a rare rebuke from country's largely ceremonial president, Mukherjee said the government and...
  • Kiran Bedi as BJP's Delhi CM; recognizing the compulsion of political circumstances 1 week ago

    Bengaluru: The decision of BJP to nominate Kiran Bedi as its Chief Ministerial candidate for the Delhi polls is an eye catching departure from a trend that was seen with the BJP in the last eight months. It also categorically symbolizes the acceptance of the keen contest likely to witness...
  • Obama's visit reflective of personal ties with Modi: US government sources 1 week ago

    Ahead of the most awaited visit US government sources have told CNN-IBN that Obama's visit to India is rare and unprecedented. "Obama's visit reflective of personal ties with Modi," said US government sources. ...
  • Kiran Bedi accepts Arvind Kejriwal's challenge but says debate on the floor of Delhi Assembly 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Soon after the Bharatiya Janata Party declared former IPS officer Kiran Bedi as its chief ministerial candidate, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday challenged her for an open debate. "Congrats 4 being nominated as BJP's CM candidate. I invite u 4 a public debate moderated by...
  • Delhi: Kiran Bedi's hoarding vandalised outside BJP office 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Hours after former IPS officer Kiran Bedi was declared BJP's chief ministerial candidate for the Febuary 7 Delhi assembly polls, a hoarding of her along with party president Satish Upadhyay was vandalised outside the Delhi BJP headquarters on Monday night. Some vandals had cut out the faces of Bedi...
  • NCW 'paralysed' under Modi government: Mamata Sharma 1 week ago

    Bundi: National Commission for Women has become "paralysed" under the Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre, its former chairperson Mamata Sharma has alleged. "NCW at New Delhi is now a deserted and isolated place as there is no one to receive you nor anyone to visit the Commission," she said. "In my...
  • Amit Shah confident of winning Delhi under Kiran Bedi, dismisses reports of divide within BJP 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Dismissing reports of any dissent within the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), party President Amit Shah on Monday named Kiran Bedi as the party's Chief Ministerial candidate for the Delhi Assembly elections. Shah exuded confidence in Bedi's abilities and said that he was sure of BJP's victory under her...
  • PM Modi to visit Germany in April January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Germany in April when India will be the partner country at the Hannover Fair. Conveying this to German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble who called on him, Modi said he was looking forward to the visit to meet Chancellor Angela Merkel whom he...
  • LeT trying to infiltrate into India before Obama's visit, security hiked along the international border January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Security has been hiked along the international border after specific inputs of an infiltration by Lashkar-e-Toiba trained terrorists into India ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit. According to sources, second line of security has been enforced with 10 additional companies of Border Security Force being deployed along the...
  • Photo of the day: Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends Shatrughan Sinha's son's wedding; Sonakshi Sinha thanks him on Twitter January 19, 2015

    Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended actor-politician Shatrughan SinhaÂ's son KusshÂ's wedding to Taruna Agarwal here Sunday. The groom's sister and actress Sonakshi Sinha, who had met Modi along with her parents Shatrughan and Poonam earlier this month, tweeted a photograph and captioned it: "Thank you @narendramodi sir for keeping your...
  • BJP top brass to meet today, may name Kiran Bedi as party's CM candidate for Delhi polls January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party Central Election Committee is scheduled to meet on Monday and the speculations are rife that former IPS officer Kiran Bedi could be named as the party's chief ministerial candidate for Delhi Assembly elections. However, according to sources a section of local leaders within the...
  • Fake PMO website busted by Delhi Police, mastermind arrested January 18, 2015

    A fake website of the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) named 'Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Yojna' has been busted by Delhi Crime Branch on Sunday. The website was offering loans to entrepreneurs after initial deposit of a few lakhs and was being run from Howrah with an active call centre with 17...
  • BJP has 'world's most beautiful face', Kiran Bedi on PM Modi in retort to AAP January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Days after joining BJP, Kiran Bedi on Sunday said that in Prime Minister Narendra Modi the party has with it the "world's most beautiful face" as she rebutted AAP's claim that she was brought in by the saffron outfit because it does not have a face of its...
  • Fake PMO website busted by Delhi Police, mastermind Sudipta Chatterjee arrested January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: A fake website of the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) named 'Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Yojna' has been busted by Delhi Crime Branch on Sunday. The website was offering loans to entrepreneurs after initial deposit of a few lakhs and was being run from Howrah in West Bengal with an active...
  • Watch: Cyrus in conversation with US businessman on the success of 'Vibrant Gujarat Summit' January 18, 2015

    The seventh edition of the 'Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit' which kicked off in presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and leaders from across the world in which leaders and businessmen from India and world announced huge investments. Cyrus Boracha talks to a US businessman on the success of the summit. ...
  • BJP top brass divided over naming Kiran Bedi as Delhi CM candidate: sources January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: The top brass of the Bharatiya Janata Party is divided over naming new entrant Kiran Bedi as the Delhi chief ministerial candidate even as the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has cleared her candidature, said sources on Sunday. The final decision on a larger role for Bedi in Delhi polls...
  • Government plans to appoint 6-7 Governors in coming weeks: Rajnath Singh January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: The government is planning to appoint new Governors in at least six states in the next 15-20 days, with Bihar, Punjab and Assam likely among these. "We are planning to appoint 6-7 new Governors in the next 15-20 days," Home Minister Rajnath Singh said. There are vacancies in Governors' posts...
  • BJP inducted Kiran Bedi to save PM Modi's face, says Kejriwal January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party intensified its attack on Bharatiya Janata Party over the induction of Kiran Bedi into the party, saying it was done to save Prime Minister Narendra Modi's face in case of a defeat of the saffron party which was a "sinking ship". AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal...
  • RSS clears Kiran Bedi's name as BJP's chief ministerial candidate in Delhi elections January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Just three days after former IPS officer and team Anna member Kiran Bedi joined the Bharatiya Janata Party, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has cleared her name as the chief ministerial candidate of the party in New Delhi. The BJP Parliamentary Board is likely to meet next week where...
  • Modi government preparing long list of initiatives to boost bilateral relations on Obama's visit January 17, 2015

    India is counting down to US President Barack Obama's visit later this month and the Modi government is preparing a long list of initiatives to boost bilateral relations in various sectors. ...
  • PM Modi wishes speedy recovery of Saudi King January 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday spoke to Saudi Crown Prince Salman and conveyed his best wishes for the speedy recovery of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. An official statement said that Modi had a telephonic conversation with Crown Prince Salman. The Prime Minister enquired about the health of...
  • Kiran Bedi better suited to be Delhi CM than Arvind Kejriwal, says Ramdev January 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Yoga guru Ramdev backed Bharatiya Janata Party member Kiran Bedi's candidature for Delhi chief ministerial post. He said Bedi is better suited to become Delhi's next chief minister than Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal. The remarks came even as Bedi is gearing up for a direct fight...
  • India will become a country of opportunities, says PM Modi January 16, 2015

    New Delhi: India will become a country of opportunities and the government is committed to achieving the fiscal deficit target, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday. Speaking at the ET Global Business Summit in New Delhi, Modi said the New Age India has also begun its transition from a winter...
  • Congress slams Shashi Tharoor for praising PM Modi January 16, 2015

    Thiruvananthapuram: Congress on Friday slammed its senior leader Shashi Tharoor for continuing to praise Prime Minister Narendra Modi ignoring the party's line. While senior leader and AICC Disciplinary Committee Chairman A K Antony said the party had earlier also cautioned Tharoor against lavishing praises on Modi, Congress spokesperson P C Chacko...
  • Why 2015 will be defining year for India January 16, 2015

    New Delhi: If there were an annual prize for the "World's Most Hopeful Economy," it would likely go to India. After years of disappointing returns, the world's largest democracy rediscovered vigor in 2014. Stocks rose by a third; foreign investment grew by a quarter; the economy at one stage expanded...
  • No regrets for refusing to allow PM Modi's rally in Varanasi during LS polls: VS Sampath January 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Outgoing Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath has no regrets about the decision to go by the district authorities in the high-profile Varanasi constituency where a BJP rally of Narendra Modi was refused during the Lok Sabha polls last year. "The question of avoiding does not arise. Election is an...