Rising India

  • March through history: 10 moments that defined India August 17, 2008

    Historian Ramachandra Guha selects 10 events that individually "radically" altered the history of the nation. From the accession of Kashmir to India, framing of the Constitution to economic liberalisation, Guha and CNN-IBN’s Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai go on a march through history. ...
  • Special: India and the next 60 years August 16, 2007

    The country should be at the head-table among the nations of the world in next 60 years. ...
  • It's rocking! India celebrates 60 years of freedom May 29, 2008

    As India turns 60, CNN-IBN celebrates the spirit of freedom and the taste of success after decades of hard work, struggle and sacrifice. Tune in to the music and the rhythm that echoes a new, confidant, rising India. ...
  • It happens only in India | Pics: India uncut August 15, 2007

    A unique, musical journey through India's many surprises. ...
  • What is freedom? Indians speak their mind August 14, 2007

    On the 60th year of independence, CNN-IBN hits the streets to find out the spirit of freedom. ...
  • Sports 360: Indian sports climb new heights August 13, 2007

    New Delhi: Indian sports has reached new heights in the recent years. Shooter Rajyawardhan Singh Rathore and weightlifter Karnam Malleswari won Olympic medals. Anil Kumble became only the second bowler ever to take 10 wicket in a Test innings. Kumble achieved the feat against Pakistan at the Ferozshah Kotla on...
  • Ten moments in the making of modern India August 12, 2007

    Ten moments which define the making of modern India. CNN-IBN editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai and historian Ramachandra Guha discuss the defining moments of India since 1947. ...
  • When India became nation of sporting domination July 30, 2007

    'Kapil's Devils' won the 1983 Cricket World Cup against overwhelming odds upsetting two-time defending champions the West Indies in the final at Lord's. In the 80's, Indian sports saw some other world champions, too, like Geet Sethi and Michael Fereira. Prakash Padukone won badminton's biggest prize and P T Usha...
  • Splendid 60: Changing face of the Hindi film hero July 30, 2007

    In the past six decades Bollywood heroes have etched out a whole new meaning of bravado, machismo and the softer side of Indian manhood. They fought the bad guys, romanced the heroines and even gave up their lives for the nation. CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand takes a look at...
  • Glorious 60 years of Indian sports July 30, 2007

    It is a tribute to the glorious 60 years of Indian Sports and the sporting legends. In this edition of 60 years of Indian sports, the country did herself proud in the International sports arena . Milkha Singh scorched the tracks like no one before or after him in India...
  • Splendid 60: Last three decades of Bollywood music July 30, 2007

    Javed and Farhan Akhtar on the essence of music in Hindi films. ...
  • Rising India photo contest winners June 20, 2007

    CNN-IBN presents the best of the Rising India photo contest entries, with due acknowledgement to the efforts of Raghu Rai, and the enthusiasm of all the participants. ...
  • Rising India: Generation next July 30, 2007

    CNN International and CNN-IBN celebrate 60 years of Indian Independence - the spirit of ‘Rising India’. The program looks ahead India's future through the eyes of its young people exploring the issues that affect them. ...
  • Rising India: Chef who washed dishes July 31, 2007

    Goa: As part of the Rising India campaign, Rui Madre Deus, GM, Ronil Resorts tells us about his life as a chef and his hopes for India. ...
  • Voices of rising India: Goan fisherman July 31, 2007

    A Goan fisherman talks about his life, the hardships and the dependence on fishing for a living. ...
  • Voices of rising India: BSF jawan July 31, 2007

    Border Security Force's, Head Constable Shyamveer talks about his experiences and his motto of duty unto death. ...
  • The voices of rising India July 31, 2007

    New Delhi: Here is what some well-known faces from various fields have to say of India in its 60th year of Independence. ...
  • The Rising India anthem July 31, 2007

    The Rising India anthem is vibrant, young and there's a force in the song. At the same time it's so easy that you take it home with you. ...
  • Rising India: India unveiled July 31, 2007

    In tribute to 60 years of India's independence, Rising India Factfile looks at interesting trivia about an India on the rise. ...