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  • MH17 crash site looks like the biggest crime scene: Investigators July 19, 2014

    US President Barack Obama has called Malaysian plane crash a global tragedy. Obama said that an independent probe is essential. International monitors investigating the Malaysia Airlines crash in eastern Ukraine on Friday said that the team was not given full access to the site and was greeted with hostility by...
  • Who shot the MH17 Malaysian Airlines plane? July 18, 2014

    All 298 people on board a Malaysia Airlines plane were killed on Thursday after the jet was shot down over war-torn eastern Ukraine near the Russian border, nearly four months after the mysterious disappearance of MH370 in the Indian Ocean. The Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 was flying from Amsterdam to...
  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor July 18, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Karma Paljor on India @ 9. ...
  • Malaysian plane hit by a ground-to-air missile over Ukraine war zone July 18, 2014

    In a major international incident a Malaysia Airlines plane with 298 on board was shot down on Thursday over Eastern Ukraine near the Russian border. All 298 passengers and crew members are feared dead. ...
  • Iraq crisis: 500 US troops, including 180 military advisors in Baghdad June 29, 2014

    As many as 500 US troops including 180 military advisors have been stationed in war-torn Iraq. Iraqi forces, meanwhile, claim that they have re-taken the city of Tikrit from ISIS control in a military offensive on Sunday. The Iraq air force launched air strikes on ISIS strongholds in the Anbar...
  • Star struck by Michelle Obama, says AR Rahman June 28, 2014

    Two-times Academy and Grammy award winner AR Rahman, in a candid conversation with CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, talks about why he is star struck by the US First Lady, Michelle Obama. ...
  • Barack Obama remembers his dad on Father's day June 15, 2014

    US President Barack Obama remembers his father and reveals how to make it special for all the fathers across the world. He said, "I know how important it is to have a dad in your life, because I grew up without my father around. I felt the weight of his...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey June 5, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Modi heads to US in September: Is Modi re-branding India's foreign policy? June 14, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to meet US President Barack Obama in a bilateral meeting in September. Modi has decided to go to the US for the UN General Assembly meeting and has agreed to have a bilateral meeting with Barack Obama. ...
  • News 360: 17 arrested over techie's murder in Pune, Centre seeks report June 5, 2014

    The Pune police have arrested 17 people suspected to be associated with a right wing group, Hindu Rashtra Sena, for allegedly beating a 24-year-old IT professional to death in Pune on Monday in a suspected hate crime. Some of those arrested have been charged with murder. ...
  • It is but natural: Tharoor on Modi-Obama meet June 14, 2014

    Speaking on the Modi-Obama meet, former Union Minister Shashi Throor told CNN-IBN, "It is but natural that a meeting between our PM and President Obama would happen,US being one of our important allies." ...
  • US now recognises need for developing relations with India: Chandra June 5, 2014

    Speaking on the Modi-Obama meet, former Cabinet Secretary Naresh Chandra told CNN-IBN, "It is a good sign that US has now recognised the need for developing issues with India.' ...
  • Modi-Obama bilateral meet likely in September June 14, 2014

    Eminent Indian American journalist Siddharth Varadrajan speaks about the bilateral meeting between India and US heads likely to take place in September. ...
  • Good that India, US can begin a new innings: BJP May 13, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has welcomed the US President's statement that he is looking forward to working with the new government. "It is best not to carry any old baggage. It is good that both America and India can begin a new innings on a happy note," said BJP leader...
  • News 360: Kejriwal slapped during Delhi roadshow, forgives attacker April 8, 2014

    There has been yet another attack on Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal as he was slapped by an unidentified man on Tuesday. After being at the receiving end of several physical attacks during the election campaign, former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal made it clear that he was willing...
  • Watch: Obama mocks Ellen DeGeneres's record-breaker Oscar selfie March 21, 2014

    US President Barack Obama stole the thunder when he appeared on the Ellen DeGeneres Show. ...
  • Ukraine crisis: US imposes sanctions on Russian officials March 17, 2014

    US President Barack Obama imposed sanctions on Russian officials after Crimea voted overwhelmingly Sunday in favour of the split. ...
  • Crimea sets referendum on joining Russia March 7, 2014

    Crimea's Parliament voted to join Russia, and its Moscow-backed government set a referendum in 10 days. The dramatic escalation of the crisis over the Ukrainian region drew a sharp criticism from US President Barack Obama. ...
  • Barack Obama warns Ukraine military not to step over the line February 20, 2014

    After the deaths of at least 26 people during clashes in Ukraine last week, Barack Obama said that the US held the Ukrainian government responsible for making sure that it is dealing with peaceful protesters in an appropriate way. "We will be monitoring very carefully the situation, recognizing that along...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 12, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Obama's highly-anticipated 'State of the Union' speech today January 28, 2014

    US President Barack Obama will deliver his highly-anticipated State of the Union speech today. He's expected to offer his assessment of where the US stands, and may say he's willing to side-step the US Congress to complete his agenda this year. ...
  • Watch: Michelle Obama's 50th birthday a star studded party January 20, 2014

    US First Lady Michelle Obama turned 50 on Sunday and the entrance to the White House may as well have been the red carpet. The party was quite a star studded bash from Beyonce to even the President putting on his dancing shoes. ...
  • Obama hints at possible military action in South Sudan December 24, 2013

    US President Barack Obama has hinted at possible military action in South Sudan while the evacuation of peacekeepers will continue. The remark came in the backdrop of the ethnic clashes in South Sudan. ...
  • Watch: Cameron defends Mandela memorial 'selfie' in UK Parliament December 12, 2013

    British Prime Minister David Cameron found himself in a spot of bother after he posed for a self portrait with Barack Obama at Nelson Mandela's memorial service. So much so that Cameron had to defend himself in Parliament on Wednesday saying the photo was only in tribute to Mandela who...
  • World mourns the death of South Africa's peacemaker Nelson Mandela December 6, 2013

    South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela died peacefully at home at the age of 95 on Thursday after months fighting a lung infection, leaving his nation and the world in mourning for a man revered as a moral giant. Although Mandela had been frail and ailing for nearly a year,...
  • World View: Has the ceasefire mechanism itself failed? November 1, 2013

    Pakistan High Commissioner to India Salman Bashir on Thursday rejected Defence Minister AK Antony's statement the that Pakistan Army was aiding infiltration along the LoC....
  • Watch: Woman faints while Obama speaks on Obamacare October 22, 2013

    US President Barack Obama cares and he has shown it by lending an arm, helping steady a pregnant woman who nearly fainted. Obama was delivering a fairly long speech on his pet project- Obamacare when this happened. He said, "This happens when I keep talking." ...
  • World View: US shutdown ends, is the relief only temporary? October 18, 2013

    The US Senate overwhelmingly approved a deal on Wednesday to end a political crisis that partially shut down the federal government and brought the world's biggest economy to the edge of a debt default that could have threatened financial calamity. ...
  • Normalcy returns as US Congress votes to end government shutdown October 18, 2013

    After a compromise deal brought the 16 day government shutdown to an end, many government employees are returning to work. Museums, national parks and galleries have all reopened. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey October 17, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...