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  • Indo-China ties will change the world's outlook, says businessmen Yesterday

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, businessmen commented on how Indo-China ties will change the world's outlook. "These talks are very vital. It is a big opportunity for us. One of the key discussions should be on investment," said a businessman. ...
  • Narendra Modi launches pension scheme in Gujarat on his 64th birthday 2 days ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his mother on Wednesday in Gandhinagar seeking her blessings on his 64th birthday. Modi launched a pension scheme in the state and requested his well wishers to keep his birthday a low key event and give out as much help as was possible to the...
  • Modi ignored Gujarat constituency after becoming the PM, says Jatin Kella 6 days ago

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Congress candidate Jatin Kella said that after Narendra Modi became the Prime Minister of India he ignored the Gujarat constituency. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 5, 2014

    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 Bhupendra Chaubey September 5, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: School children talk to Narendra Modi on Teacher's day September 5, 2014

    On Friday, September 5, the occasion of Teachers' Day, student's across the country listen to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Teacher's Day speech, through live telecast and webcast. He kept his speech short but focused on the key aspects of education in the changing times. ...
  • Rate Prime Minister Modi's interaction with students September 5, 2014

    On Friday, September 5, the occasion of Teachers' Day, an auditorium in Delhi was packed full house with children from government schools across the city. The centre of attention was Prime Minister Narendra Modi who addressed the teachers and students across the nation through a live telecast and webcast. ...
  • Students looking forward to listen to Modi's speech on Teachers’ Day September 3, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's planned interaction with students to mark Teachers' Day on September 5. "It is important for Modi to interact with the upcoming generation. This is the first time PM will directly address us," said a student. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on punctuality of politicians August 31, 2014

    On this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new wave of change. Punctuality and dedication are two words that no minister believes in. ...
  • TWTW: Ministers' foreign tours to be no longer fun trips under Modi rule August 31, 2014

    On this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha comments on ministers' of India who travel abroad for fun on the pretext of work spending crores of nation's money. ...
  • Watch: The 'Week that Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha August 31, 2014

    On this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha comments from the ice bucket challenge taken very seriously by Indians to Prime Minister Narendra Modi completing 100 days. ...
  • 100 days of Modi government: The hits and misses August 28, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to complete 100 days in office. CNBC-TV 18 CEOs' poll rates Modi's overall performance to be 7.8/10. Speedy decision making and taking steps in the right direction have been accounted as the government's biggest achievement. ...
  • SC puts moral pressure on PM, CMs, says those facing criminal charges not to be made ministers August 27, 2014

    The Supreme Court has put moral pressure on the Prime Minister and Chief Ministers by observing that people facing criminal or corruption charges should not be made ministers. The apex court, however, stopped short of prescribing disqualification for such people from becoming ministers and left it to the wisdom of the...
  • I will only be happy if AFSPA is repealed: Irom Sharmila August 21, 2014

    In an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN, Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila who is on indefinite fast against AFSPA for last 14 years said, she is cheerful after being released from house arrest of almost one and a half decade house arrest but she will only be happy when the AFSPA will...
  • News 360: Centre strongly disapproves of Vaidik's meeting with Hafiz Saeed July 15, 2014

    With the increasing pressure from the opposition, the government has been forced to clarify its stand on yoga teacher Ramdev's close aide Ved Pratap Vaidik's meeting with 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed in Lahore. The government has fielded its senior ministers in both the Houses of Parliament as the issue disrupted...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show June 1, 2014

    This week, Citizens from across the country post their messages to Prime Minister Modi. Plus, Irom Sharmila's appeal to the PM and much more. ...
  • Saif Ali Khan joins film fraternity in welcoming PM Narendra Modi June 14, 2014

    Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan joins the rest of the film fraternity in welcoming Prime Minister Narendra Modi and says he hopes to see change in the future. Khan says, "I think everything is connected. The country feels same about everything, be it films or politics. We would like to...
  • Kings & Queens: Narendra Modi's extraordinary journey from Vadnagar to 7RCR June 14, 2014

    In this special episode of Kings and Queens, watch the extra ordinary journey of ordinary man Narendra Modi from Vadnagar to 7 Race Course Road. Narendra Damodardas Modi on Monday took charge as the 15th Prime Minister of India. The 63-year-old Modi was sworn-in on the forecourt of the Rashtrapati...
  • Has Narendra Modi made a strong start with his first Cabinet? June 14, 2014

    Narendra Damodardas Modi on Monday took charge as the 15th Prime Minister of India. The 63-year-old Modi was sworn-in on the forecourt of the Rashtrapati Bhavan by President Pranab Mukherjee. He will take charge of the office of the Prime Minister on Tuesday morning. ...
  • FTP: Is Modi's oratory the hallmark of his leadership? May 20, 2014

    An emotionally high Bharatiya Janata Party Parliamentary party on Tuesday elected Narendra Modi as its leader, officially making him the Prime Minister-in-making. The meeting saw party patriarch LK Advani and Modi break down while speaking of the party and their service. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose asks the panel of...
  • Narendra Modi as PM: Will 'Achhe din' truly come? May 20, 2014

    Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi on Tuesday met Pranab Mukherjee along with other leaders of the National Democratic Alliance to stake claim to form the government. He was congratulated by the President for his 'grand victory', who then invited him to form the government. ...
  • President appoints Narendra Modi as the Prime Minister May 20, 2014

    Prime Minister delegate Narendra Modi will take oath as the next Prime Minister on May 26. ...
  • Watch: The election that isn't with Cyrus Broacha April 20, 2014

    In this episode of 'The election that isn't', Cyrus Brocha takes on former Media advisor to the Prime Minister, Sanjaya Baru's book 'The Accidental Prime Ministers', Supreme Court verdict on transgenders. He also walks in the streets of Mumbai and takes the views of Mumbaikars on the 2014 Lok Sabha...
  • The Election That Isn't: Cyrus takes on PM, Baru over 'The Accidental Prime Minister' April 26, 2014

    In today's show, Cyrus Broacha takes on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Sanjaya Baru over the book - 'The Accidental Prime Minister'. The book written by Baru has been making healines as it talks about the relationship between Manmohan Singh and Congress 'high command'. ...
  • People favouring Pakistan are opposing Modi to be PM: Giriraj Singh April 19, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party leader Giriraj Singh did a u-turn by saying that the people who favour Pakiastan do not want party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to hold the post. He said, "People who favour Pakistan want to stop Narendra Modi from coming to power." Earlier Singh said, "Those who...
  • Change India: 10 ideas to transform India's health infrastructure February 1, 2014

    On this episode of Change India, we discuss 10 initiatives that might help in transforming India's health infrastructure. Are basic health amenities lacking in the country and what are the steps that are needed to ensure inclusive healthcare. ...
  • Changing India: Policies that will improve our cities January 18, 2014

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Network18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. In the first show of the series, 10 policy initiatives 10 policy initiatives that will enable the next prime minister to transform India's crumbling cities. ...
  • It's my dream to see Arvind Kejriwal as Prime Minister: Yogendra Yadav January 13, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Yogendra Yadav today told CNN-IBN that it was his dream to see Arvind Kejriwal become the Prime Minister of India but conceded that dreams "take time". ...
  • Change India: An agenda for India's next Prime Minister January 12, 2014

    The Think India Foundation is an initiative of Network 18 which is engaged in the task of public policy advocacy with an objective to adhere to, and propagate, the principles of fiscal conservatism, regulated free markets and social liberalism, which are the hallmarks of most successful economies and advanced societies....
  • PMs not judged by years spent in office but by decisions taken: BJP January 6, 2014

    Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that India cannot afford a non-politician as a Prime Minister and the world's largest democracy can't be run on the pattern of corporates. He said Prime Ministers are never judged by the number of years they remain in office,...