SHASHIKUMAR

  • Audio of Kannada movie 'Neralu' hits the market February 5, 2013

    The vice president of Karnataka Film Chamber of CommerceUmesh Banakar released the audio of the film 'Neralu' and wished good luck to the team of newcomers who have acted in it. In the movie actor Shashikumar plays a detective officer whereas Avinash is a businessman. The movie also has actor...
  • 'KVSR': Darshan plays the title role August 23, 2012

    One could say that, 'Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna' is one of the highly expected film in Kannada cinema of the year, 2102. Which is made on the budget of Rs 25 crores. The film could n't release on the birthday of guerilla warrior Rayanna on August, 15 as it was planned....
  • IBNLive Chat: 'It's time India took on terror by the horn' October 16, 2007

    Do the frequency of bomb blasts at public places and terror attacks suggest that India has become a soft target for terror? How deeprooted is the terror network in the country? Are our intelligence agencies failing to get the better of these subversive elements? VK Shashikumar, Editor of Special Investigations,...
  • Chat Now: With VK Shashikumar on the threat of terror October 15, 2007

    Coming Up: Live Chat with VK Shashikumar ...
  • Chat Now: With Shashikumar on 'Baby Sellers' expose September 3, 2007

    They say Sting Operations are in bad taste. But time and again the media have shown their efficacy by exposing shocking crimes and the dirty underbellies of society which would, otherwise, have never probably been noticed by the lawenforcing agencies. Are media more efficient in maintaining a vigil on social...
  • IBNlive Chat: Has India learnt to live with terror? July 11, 2007

    A year after the 7/11 Mumbai blasts, terror lives on in our lives. Why have terror attacks become so common in India? Has India learnt to live with terror? That was the topic of discussion in the IBNLive chatroom on Wednesday, July 11, when V K Shashikumar, Editor, CNNIBN Special...
  • Live Chat: V K Shashikumar July 11, 2007

    One year since 7/11 Mumbai blasts, has India learnt to live with terror? ...
  • IBNlive chat: How Sting Ops sting June 1, 2007

    Sting operation and investigative journalism were the topics of discussion on the IBNLive chatroom on Friday, June 1, when VK Shashikumar, Editor, Special Investigations of CNNIBN, fielded readers' queries. Here we reproduce the entire chat with no editorial touch at all: Deepak: With the latest sting operation covering judiciary, don't you...
  • We have strength to strike India: NDFB October 10, 2006

    In an exclusive interview, General Secretary of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB), Basumatari Swmkhwr reveals to V K Shashikumar, Special Investigations, CNNIBN, his plans to liberate Bodos from economic suppression and oppression. V K Shashikumar: During the ceasefire there seems to be a concerted effort to...
  • We believe in being Indian: KNO October 9, 2006

    In an exclusive interview, spokesperson for Kuki National Organsation, Seilen Haokip, talks to V K Shashikumar, Special Investigations, CNNIBN about Naga and Kuki issues. V K Shashikumar: There are competing histories. The Nagas have a different historical outlook on the Kuki issue, the Kukis have a different outlook on Naga...
  • We will fight Indian forces: UNLF Chief October 6, 2006

    In an exclusive interview, United National Liberation Front (UNLF) Chief, Sanayaima reveals to V K Shashikumar, Special Investigations, CNNIBN, his plans for a mass uprising in Manipur and claims that he is prepared for urban guerilla warfare. V K Shashikumar: Why do you claim to have an advantage over...
  • Indian govt has to be shaken: Naga Hoho October 5, 2006

    In an exclusive interview, the VicePresident of Naga Hoho, Keviletuo Kiewhuo, tells V K Shashikumar, Special Investigations, CNNIBN as to why his group should be the decisionmaking body in Nagaland and how a war can change strategies. V K Shashikumar: We would like to know about the current...
  • Each Naga village is a republic: NSCN October 5, 2006

    In an exclusive interview, the convenor of the Ceasefire Monitoring Cell of National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCNIM), Brigadier Phunthing, tells V K Shashikumar, Special Investigations, CNNIBN, about his experiences in the battlefield and how his group has sustained the Naga movement over the years. V K...
  • Gen V S Atem on Naga aspirations October 4, 2006

    In an exclusive interview, Emissary to collective leadership, National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN)IM, Gen V S Atem, explains to V K Shashikumar, Special Investigations, CNNIBN his point of view on the issues that have caused unrest in the northeastern states. V K Shashikumar: What are those issues that are very...