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  • Congress no longer the party I joined, can't survive in such a suffocating atmosphere: Natarajan 28 minutes ago

    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 38 minutes ago

    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 49 minutes ago

    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? 15 hours 0 minutes ago

    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 16 hours 54 minutes ago

    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. ...
  • I was very much a part of decision to appoint Jaishankar as Foreign Secretary: Sushma Swaraj 19 hours 3 minutes ago

    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 19 hours 11 minutes ago

    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 20 hours 23 minutes ago

    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 20 hours 40 minutes ago

    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 21 hours 25 minutes ago

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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...
  • Anna Hazare to launch new agitation against Centre to bring back black money stashed abroad Yesterday

    Mumbai: Out in the open yet again, anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare is preparing to launch a new agitation against the Central government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not implementing the Lokpal Act. "The government is not serious on the issue of corruption. The Lokpal Act has not been...
  • Who is new Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar? Yesterday

    New Delhi: S Jaishankar, who on Wednesday was appointed as the new Foreign Secretary, replaces Sujatha Singh on the post. He was the Ambassador to the US, having been appointed in December, 2013. Jaishankar's performance as the Indian Ambassador to the US has catapulted him to the post of the coveted...
  • Indian Ambassador to US S Jaishankar is new Foreign Secretary, replaces Sujatha Singh Yesterday

    New Delhi: In a major shakeup in the External Affairs Ministry, the Narendra Modi government on Wednesday appointed India's Ambassador to the US, S Jaishankar, as the new Foreign secretary. He replaces Sujatha Singh. The major change comes just a day after US President Barack Obama left the country after a...
  • Obama brings to an end India's non-aligned policy: US Media Yesterday

    Washington: The mainstream US media has described the India visit of US President Barack Obama as a successful foreign policy initiative, with a leading daily saying his "personal chemistry" with Prime Minister Narendra Modi is helping steer Indo-US relations. As Obama wrapped up his three-day trip to India, the media said...
  • BJP ropes in bigwigs: Does AAP have the edge in Delhi? Yesterday

    The Bharatiya Janata Party is planning an aggressive campaign in the last week in the run up to the upcoming Delhi assembly election. The party has asked the senior union Ministers to monitor the campaigning in the national capital. ...
  • NCC days taught me valuable lessons: PM Modi Yesterday

    New Delhi: Walking down memory lane, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday recalled his days as a young NCC cadet, saying his stint there taught him a lot, including values such as patriotism and way of life. Modi said that the annual National Cadet Corps Republic Day Camp was like a...
  • Now, click a selfie with PM Narendra Modi at Delhi's Khan Market Yesterday

    New Delhi: Combining trend with technology and using it to its best advantage, the Bharatiya Janata Party has started a new project 'Selfie with Modi'. Clicking a selfie has been a hit in India ever since Prime Minister Narendra Modi took one with BJP's symbol lotus after voting in the...
  • Rap Battle: Modi versus Obama 2 days ago

    All of us, I think, have seen Epic Rap Battles on YouTube. Be it Darth Vader versus Hitler, or Gandalf versus Dumbledore, Epic Rap Battles are always hilarious. And this desi version of Epic Rap Battles does complete justice to its inspiration. Shudh Desi Rap pits US President Barack Obama...
  • Cartoon of the day: 'Mann Ki Baat' with Modi, Obama 2 days ago

    US President Barack Obama on Tuesday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's strong personal commitment to improve ties between the two countries and said if the US and India join together around shared values then world will be more prosperous, peaceful and secure. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: Barack Obama's 3-day visit to India 2 days ago

    Cartoonist Neelabh takes on the US President Barack Obama's 3-day visit to India. ...
  • Happy that Barack Obama took my name, says Milkha Singh 2 days ago

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, legendary sprinter Milkha Singh said, "I'm happy that Barack Obama took my name along with Mary Kom and Shah Rukh Khan. My story is similar to Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi." Addressing a Town hall event at the Siri Fort auditorium on the third...
  • Will 'Make In India' initiative boost the manufacturing sector? 2 days ago

    Exhorting Indian Inc to join his 'Make in India' mission, Prime Minister Narendra Modi not only launched the ambitious campaign but also urged industrialists to set up establishments in their homeland instead of eyeing foreign lands and 'First Develop India' (FDI). But the big question is whether the 'Make In...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 2 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 2 days 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. ...
  • News 360: Guard against religious strife, says Barack Obama 2 days ago

    President Barack Obama on Tuesday wound up his three-day trip with a strong pitch for religious tolerance, cautioning that India will succeed so long as it was not "splintered along the lines of religious faith". ...
  • 'Mann Ki Baat': Full text of PM Modi and US President Barack Obama's address 2 days ago

    English Rendering of Transcript of the special episode of 'Mann Ki Baat': PM Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama share their thoughts on Radio (PM Narendra Modi): Today, Barack Obama, President of the United States, joins us in a special programme of Mann Ki Baat. For the last few months,...