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  • CWG 2014: Paddlers Sharath-Amalraj, discus thrower Seema Punia win silver medals for India on Day 9 5 hours 3 minutes ago

    Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj picked up the silver medal in the men's doubles table tennis while Seema Punia won in women's discuss throw in the Commonwealth Games 2014 on Friday. Sharath, three-time Commonwealth Games gold medallist, and Amalraj lost 11-8, 7-11, 9-11, 5-11 in 33 minutes to the...
  • CWG 2014: Four Indian boxers in final, Pinki takes bronze 4 hours 57 minutes ago

    Glasgow: Four Indian boxers -- L Sarita Devi, L Devendro Singh, Mandeep Jangra and Vijender Singh -- made it into their respective gold medal bouts after Pinki Jangra lost her semi-final to settle for the bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games here Friday. To start the proceedings, former World Champion Sarita...
  • I want to thank CNN IBN for supporting me and my cause, says acid attack survivor, Monica 8 hours 25 minutes ago

    28-year-old Monica Singh, an acid attack survivor, thanks CNN-IBN for the relentless Go Monica campaign. The donations that poured in from across the globe after CNN IBN launched a campaign to help Monica realise her dream, has enabled her to accumulate almost 44,000 dollars and counting. "I am overwhelmed to...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 8 hours 55 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • CWG 2014: Milkha Singh delighted with Vikas Gowda's gold in athletics 9 hours 11 minutes ago

    Chandigarh: Milkha Singh expressed his delight after Vikas Gowda won the gold medal in the men's discus throw at the ongoing 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Speaking from Chandigarh Milkha said, "I feel proud with Vikas's achievement and with those of our other sportsmen and women who have won medals in...
  • Go Monica Campaign helps acid attack survivor to pursue her education 9 hours 40 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The relentless Go Monica campaign by CNN IBN, to accumulate enough funds for acid attack survivor Monica Singh to help her pursue her studies, has finally bore fruits. Monica has managed to collect the funds required to pursue her education at New York's Parsons School of Design. The donations...
  • Sonia, Rahul should take 2-year break: Congress leader Brar 9 hours 54 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Former Congress Working Committee member Jagmit Singh Brar on Friday created a flutter with his remarks that there was "no harm" if Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi take a two-year break in the wake of Lok Sabha poll debacle. Brar, a former MP from Punjab also said that...
  • News 360: Gandhis asked me to edit my book, says Natwar Singh 10 hours 1 minutes ago

    Former Congressman and now author-in-news Natwar Singh has given more explosive details about his book. He confirmed that the Gandhi's did call him before the book was published but he refused to edit some of the portions. ...
  • Centre faces the heat; panel says no change in UPSC CSAT needed 10 hours 33 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a setback to the protesting aspirants, the Arvind Verma committee report submitted to the government has recommended that no change should be made in the Civil Service Aptitude Test as it is a scientifically formed exam and shouldn't be tinkered with. According to sources, the committee has...
  • More than half of JVM MLAs ready to join BJP: Sahabadi 11 hours 0 minutes ago

    Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) MLA Nirbhay Sahabadi on Friday said he and three of his party MLAs had met BJP president Amit Shah and expressed their willingness to join BJP while three more party MLAs will follow suit. "Samresh Singh, Chandrika Mahata and Jaiprakash Bhokta, besides myself, met the BJP president...
  • 'Rajasthan to become self-reliant in power generation, provide electricity to neighboring states in 4 months' 11 hours 58 minutes ago

    Rajasthan government on Friday said the state will not only become self-reliant in power generation but also provide electricity to neighboring states after four months from now. "Every village having population of 100 people would be connected with power in the 12th Five Year Plan," Energy Minister Gajendra Singh Khimsar said on...
  • Pune Landslide: We will appoint a team of experts to study the area, says Home Ministry 12 hours 42 minutes ago

    The death toll in Pune landslide has crossed 66 and more than 100 people are still feared trapped. Home Minister Rajnath Singh made a statement in Parliament saying the government will appoint a team of experts to study the area. National Disaster Relief Force leading the rescue efforts, said that...
  • The 5 most explosive memoirs by Indian politicians and bureaucrats to help Sonia Gandhi write her own 13 hours 59 minutes ago

    Former foreign affairs minister Natwar Singh has raised quite a storm with revelations about the Nehru-Gandhi family in his book 'One Life Is Not Enough', enough to rile Congress President Sonia Gandhi into saying that she will write her own book to counter Singh's claims. Singh had said Sonia was...
  • Natwar Singh attacks Manmohan Singh in his book 14 hours 33 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Manmohan Singh's reign as Prime Minister has been severely criticised by his former ministerial colleague Natwar Singh, who says he leaves no legacy after being in power for 10 years. Singh, who was External Affairs Minister under Manmohan Singh, says the MEA was "demoralised" since it was run...
  • Death toll in Pune landslide climbs to 66, NDRF to speed up rescue work 13 hours 54 minutes ago

    Pune: As the weather conditions improve, the National Disaster Relief Force is hoping that they can now expedite the rescue operations in Ambegaon village where a fatal landslide claimed the lives of 66 people. Over 120 people are still feared trapped in the debris. More than 40 houses have been...
  • CWG 2014: Sardar Singh suspended for semifinal against New Zealand 17 hours 44 minutes ago

    Glasgow: In a huge jolt to Indian men's hockey team captain Sardar Singh has been suspended for the semifinal match against New Zealand on Saturday following his yellow card for a dangerous slide tackle in pool A match against South Africa at the Commonwealth Games here. The appeal jury held a...
  • Natwar Singh says Rajiv Gandhi didn't take a penny in Bofors scam but was still crucified 8 hours 47 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi was not a beneficiary in the Bofors scam, claimed former foreign affairs minister Natwar Singh in an interview to CNN-IBN. "Rajiv Gandhi did not take a penny in the Bofors scam, but still he was crucified," said Singh, who has criticised the Congress leader...
  • Pankaj Singh - a Test debut that turned hurtful by the day 19 hours 36 minutes ago

    Southampton: India seamer Pankaj Singh took possession on Wednesday of a record he would rather not have broken when he recorded the most expensive match figures by a Test debutant without a wicket. The 29-year-old 6ft 6in paceman finished with a match haul of none for 179 after England declared...
  • CNN-IBN Exclusive: Natwar Singh interview 17 hours 34 minutes ago

    Former union minister Natwar Singh's autobiography 'One Life is Not Enough: An Autobiography' has generated a lot of controversies with claims like Congress President Soni Gandhi did not become the prime minister in 2004 as her son Rahul as against it and not because she renounced the post. He has...
  • India's response to beheading-like incidents by Pakistan would be intense, asserts new Army Chief 21 hours 30 minutes ago

    New Delhi: India's response to any beheading-like incident would be more than adequate, intense and immediate, said Army Chief Dalbir Singh Suhag as he assumed office on Friday. Suhag took charge as the Chief of 1.3 million strong Indian Army on Thursday from General Bikram Singh who retired after a career...
  • Natwar Singh lambasts Sonia Gandhi for not treating him well 15 hours 30 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Former union minister Natwar Singh continues to breathe fire on Congress President Sonia Gandhi and her family. Singh, who resigned from the UPA-I government in 2005 in the wake of the Iraqi food-for-oil scam, lashed out at Sonia for 'treating' him in the manner that she apparently did....
  • Rajiv Gandhi sent IPKF to Sri Lanka without consulting Cabinet, claims Natwar Singh 22 hours 41 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Estranged Nehru-Gandhi family loyalist, Natwar Singh, in his upcoming autobiography, has apparently written that former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi had sent the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) to Sri Lanka in 1987 without consulting his Cabinet. Singh, a former external affairs minister, alleged that the IPKF was sent to...
  • CWG 2014: Indian men thrash SA 5-2 to set up semi-final date with NZ Yesterday

    Glasgow: A clinical first-half performance from India saw them breeze past South Africa by 5-2 margin to qualify for the semi-final of the men's hockey competition at the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Thursday. Having finished second in the pool behind defending champions Australia, India will now take on New Zealand...
  • Amid reports of hobnobbing to BJP, Birender removed from Congress Working Committee Yesterday

    New Delhi: Cracking the whip against its sulking Haryana MP Birender Singh who appears set to join BJP, Congress on Thursday removed him from the party's working committee and sought an explanation from the senior leader asking why he was hobnobbing with the saffron party. Singh, who has raised a...
  • Pune landslide: Rescue officials are working extremely hard, says Rajnath Singh Yesterday

    Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh who visited the landslide site in Pune on Thursday said that continuous rainfall is creating trouble but the rescue officials are working extremely hard on rescue operations. "It is too early to say what caused the landslide," he said. The death toll in Wednesday's landslide...
  • News 360: India has been a responsible steward of nuclear power, says John Kerry Yesterday

    On his 3-day India visit for strategic talks, US Secretary of State John Kerry said that has been a responsible steward of nuclear power. In a joint press conference with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Kerry also said, "India and US are indispensable partners in 21st century. There are incredible...
  • Kareena Kapoor confident of 'Aata Majhi Satakli' success Yesterday

    New Delhi: Kareena Kapoor is confident that the song 'Aata Majhi Satakli', which she has shot with composer-rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh for 'Singham Returns', would be a chartbuster. The song's video also features Ajay Devgn in his 'Singham' avatar along with hundred kids dressed as cops. "I am a big fan...
  • Natwar Singh's book row: Sonia breaks her silence, Manmohan backs her Yesterday

    Former external affairs minister Natwar Singh's tell-all book has caught the ire of his former party's leadership. Congress chief Sonia Gandhi on Thursday broke away from her usual stoic silence to say she will write a book to reveal the truth. Former prime minister Manmohan Singh also slammed Natwar Singh...
  • UPSC CSAT row: Arvind Verma committee submits report to Centre 20 hours 13 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Even as protests over the UPSC Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) continue, the Arvind Verma committee, which was setup to study if changes are required in the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination pattern, has submitted its report to the government. The Narendra Modi government is likely to apprise Parliament...
  • Lt Gen Narinder Pal Singh Hira takes over command of Vajra Corps Yesterday

    Jalandhar: Lieutenant General Narinder Pal Singh Hira on Thursday took over the command of the elite Vajra Corps. The General Officer has also taken over as Colonel of the Sikh Light Infantry Regiment from General Bikram Singh, the former Chief of Army Staff, an official release said. Lieutenant General NPS Hira is...