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  • Celebrations and anti-Modi slogans: 27 exclusive photos that show what happened behind-the-scenes before Narendra Modi's speech at Madison Square 2 days ago

    It was a sight to behold at the Madison Square Ground in New York where Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a nearly 20,000 strong Non Resident Indians and Persons of Indian Origin community.Amidst massive sloganeering in his favour by an ecstatic crowd, Modi said that India is growing at a...
  • PM Modi's grand reception in New York reflects deep cultural ties: White House -1123577445 minutes ago

    Washington: The "rock-star" treatment given to Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the prestigious Madison Square Garden by some 20,000 Indian-American people is the reflective of the "deep cultural ties" between the two countries, the White House has said. "I think the strong turnout at that event and the enthusiastic reaction highlights...
  • Terrorism in India not homegrown but exported from outside, says PM Modi in New York -1338164805 minutes ago

    New York: Emphasing on the menace and the treat of terrorism in the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address to US thinktank Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) in New York said that terrorism in India is not home-grown but exported from outside. He rejected any distinction between good...
  • Watch: Viewers react to PM Modi's Madison Square Garden speech 3 days ago

    Addressing over 20,000 Non Resident Indians and Persons of Indian Origin community at New York's Madison Square Ground, Prime Minister Narendra Modi affirmed that India will move ahead at a rapid pace and lead the 21st Century world. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country and asks to rate the...
  • 'You're a cliche Modi, you're a cliche!': John Oliver has a laugh at the Indian PM on his show for quoting from Star Wars while standing next to Wolverine 3 days ago

    You can safely conclude that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the Unites States of America will not be forgotten in a while. After a rousing speech at the United Nations General Assembly, Modi shared the stage with actor Hugh Jackman, of Wolverine fame, at the famous Central Park...
  • Programme at Madison Square Garden overwhelming, says PM Narendra Modi -1378136325 minutes ago

    New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the programme at the Madison Square Garden Sunday was "overwhelming". "The programme at Madison Square Garden was overwhelming. It was very special to interact with members of the diaspora. A big thank you," the Prime Minister said in a tweet. He added...
  • 'Since taking over, I haven't taken even a 15-minute vacation': Top 10 quotes from Narendra Modi's speech at Madison Square Garden, New York -1382869605 minutes ago

    The atmosphere at the Madison Square in New York was electrifying as 18,000 NRIs waited anxiously for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech. The rapturous crowd chanted slogans and waved ecstatically at the cameras before the PM arrived at the venue. Beaming with hope and confidence, Narendra Modi did not disappoint...
  • PM Modi has global visibility and magic, says BJP leader Vijay Jolly 4 days ago

    It is Diwali in New York as people celebrate PM Narendra Modi's visit to America. People are seen wearing Modi tea-shirts shouting out Modi slogans. "PM Modi has global visibility and magic, says BJP leader Vijay Jolly" ...
  • PM Modi will speak from his heart, says an NRI from Madison Square 4 days ago

    Excited to hear Narendra Modi's address at Madison Square in New York, an NRI present for the event said, "Modi is a great leader. This is a huge event for Indians in America. We know that he will speak from his heart."...
  • Narendra Modi speaks at New York's Central Park rock concert, reaches out to youngsters -1737360165 minutes ago

    New York: After giving a powerful speech at the United Nations General Assembly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi headed to the famous Central Park in New York where he addressed a packed audience of youngsters and called for world peace. Using an unusual platform of a rock concert, Modi on Saturday invoked...
  • Narendra Modi thanks people for warm reception in New York January 16, 1410

    New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has thanked the Indian-American community for the warm welcome he received upon his arrival as he was greeted by chants of 'Modi' 'Modi' outside his hotel. "A big thank you for the warm welcome in New York! Deeply touched. Looking forward to a great trip...
  • Modi discusses city policing, urban space with New York City mayor January 16, 1410

    New York: With an eye on his pet project of rejuvenation of urban spaces, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday had a meeting with New York Mayor Bill de Blasio during which the issues related to large cities, especially common threats of terror, policing, public housing and crowd management in...
  • Excitement on Modi visit among Indian-Americans real or just hype? 6 days ago

    Indians in America are excited about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden visit to the county. Bhupen and Sumit find out if the excitement is real or is it just hype. ...
  • Watch: How much do the people of US know about Modi? 6 days ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will reach the US on Friday. CNN-IBN spoke to some locals in New York to find out how much they know about Modi. ...
  • Narendra Modi arrives in Frankfurt enroute to New York January 16, 1410

    Frankfurt: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived on Thursday enroute to a five-day high-profile visit to the US during which he will address the UN General Assembly, hold talks with President Barack Obama and meet top American corporate honchos besides series of other engagements. Modi will spend the night and will...
  • With 30 engagements on his list, Prime Minister Narendra Modi heads for US today 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will start for his much anticipated five-day tour to the United States of America on Thursday. PM's delegation will leave at 4 pm. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has already reached the US. In his five-day trip to New York and Washington, Modi will have...
  • Suit, tie and a cycle: Can New York inspire PM Modi to build a green city in India? September 24, 2014

    PM Narendra Modi starts his big US visit on Thursday. Ahead of that, our executive editor is in New York, getting us the mood there. He is at the central park, on a cycle, talking about Modi's dream of building smart cities. ...
  • After 13 years, Belgian 9/11 victim identified September 24, 2014

    New York: More than 13 years after the September 11 attacks in New York City, one Belgian victim has finally been identified. The New York medical examiner identified the man as Patrice Braut, 31-years-old at the time of the attacks. Braut was identified by new DNA tests conducted on human...
  • New programme helps shy kids learn September 23, 2014

    New York: Researchers have developed a new programme that helps shy kids to become more engaged in their class work and improve their math and critical thinking skills. The programme helps teachers modify their interactions with students based on an individual's temperament, said researchers at New York University's Steinhardt School of...
  • 18,000 people to attend PM Modi's speech at Madison Square September 23, 2014

    Ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to US, Bhupinder Chaubey reports from Madison Square New York. About 18,000 people will be attending Modi's speech at Madison Square. The speech will be televised live at Times Square. ...
  • Watch: What Indians in US expect from PM Modi's New York visit September 23, 2014

    Indians in the US are both excited and hopeful ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to New York. "I think Modi has brought the whole world to acknowledging that he is a man with a strong feeling and that he will take India to a new level," said an...
  • PM Narendra Modi to get rockstar reception in New York, likely to draw huge crowds September 23, 2014

    New York: It is a rock 'n' roller's dream to "sell out The Garden," but for a foreign politician to pack New York City's most famous sports and entertainment arena is another thing entirely. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on his first trip to New York as leader of the world's most...
  • Javadekar on Modi visit: PM's visit crucial for IndoUS relations September 22, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit is crucial for IndoUS relations, maintained Union Minister Prakash Javadekar. The Environment Minister is in the US, not as a part of the PM's delegation but to attend to the UN summit on climate change scheduled on Tuesday. ...
  • PM Narendra Modi at New York's Madison Square September 22, 2014

    New York: House full, that's what you will find out, if you were to make an attempt to book yourself an audience with PM Narendra Modi in New York. The venue, Madison Square Park, which has hosted some of the biggest global names, politicians, thinkers and musicians will be hosting...
  • Thousands fill New York city streets for climate march September 21, 2014

    New York: Demonstrators are making their way through Manhattan's streets as part of a series of global marches over climate change. Thousands filled the streets on Sunday near Columbus Circle and Broadway, including actors Mark Ruffalo and Evangeline Lilly. Other cities held similar marches. In London, organizers said 40,000 took part including...
  • Watch: A man went around New York pretending to be from 'Humans of New York' and successfully trolled the city September 21, 2014

    The Facebook page Humans of New York probably appears on your newsfeed a dozen times a day. With heartfelt stories of survival and gentler ones about love and friendship, the photojournalism page has fans across the world. What would you do if HONY suddenly approached you on the streets? A...
  • Indian diplomat's daughter wins $225,000 settlement from New York City September 20, 2014

    New York: An Indian diplomat's daughter who was suspended, arrested and forced to spend a day in jail during her senior year in February 2011 on cyberbullying charges, has won a $225,000 settlement from New York City. The settlement agreement, approved by Manhattan federal judge John Koetl, also praised Krittika Biswas,...
  • Tens of thousands expected at New York climate march September 20, 2014

    New York: Celebrities, activists and political leaders are expected to join more than 100,000 people in New York on Sunday for what could be the largest climate change protest in history, organizers said. Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio, former US vice president turned advocate Al Gore, UN Secretary General Ban Kimoon...
  • Alibaba jumps more than 40 pc in trading debut on NYSE September 19, 2014

    Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's shares surged by more than 40 percent in their first day of trading on Friday as investors jumped in to buy what looks likely to be the largest IPO in history. More than two hours after trading began at the New York Stock Exchange, the stock opened...