SPEECH

  • Deadlock over Niranjan Jyoti's hate speech resolves in Rajya Sabha December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: After a week of uproar by opposition parties over Minister of State Food Processing Industries Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti's hate speech, the deadlock has finally ended in Rajya Sabha on Monday. As the Narendra Modi government refused to adopt a resolution condeming Jyoti's speech, which could be seen as a...
  • Deadlock to continue in third week of winter session over Niranjan Jyoti's hate speech December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: As the winter session of Parliament enters its third week on Monday, the deadlock over Minister of State for Food Processing Industries Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti's hate speech is showing no signs to end. Cornering the BJP government in Lok Sabha, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi had led the opposition...
  • Disruptions in Parliament continue over BJP minister's controversial remark December 4, 2014

    Opposition protests over BJP minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti's hate speech stalled Parliament yet again with leaders from all parties seeking an explanation from the PM in the House. ...
  • Complaint filed against Sadhvi Niranjan for use of abusive language in public rally December 3, 2014

    New Delhi: A formal complaint was filed against Union Minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti for use of abusive language in Monday's public rally on Wednesday. A complaint under section sections 153-A, B and 295-A IPC has been filed in New Delhi's Tilak Marg Police Station. The charges against the Union Minister include...
  • Narendra Modi must apologise to people of Kashmir: Omar Abdullah December 3, 2014

    Nagrota: In the wake of the controversy over the hate speech by Union Minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi must apologise to the residents of Kashmir. "Kashmir is a Muslim majority state and the Prime Minister who will...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories December 2, 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 Karma Paljor December 2, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Karma Paljor on India @ 9. ...
  • It was fantastic and passionate: Cate Blanchett on Emma Watson's UN speech November 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Cate Blanchett says she's so extremely proud of Emma Watson's speech on gender equality at the United Nations. "I was so f--king proud of Emma Watson's speech at the UN. It was brilliant, such an incredible use of her airspace, and really passionate. It was fantastic," Blanchett said...
  • 13 points Sachin Tendulkar jotted down for his farewell speech November 16, 2014

    The batting institution called Sachin Tendulkar, also probably the greatest gentleman this game has ever seen, bid adieu to cricket on November 16, 2013. And a year on from the day every Sachin fan had a tear rolling down his cheek, let's hear it from the master himself how he...
  • Islamic State releases Baghdadi's speech November 14, 2014

    There have been contradictory accounts out of Iraq following US air strikes on Friday about whether Baghdadi was wounded in a raid. The Islamic State released a audio recording on Thursday putting to rest all the rumours of Baghdadi's death. ...
  • PM Modi stresses on Act East Policy while pitching for a strong India-ASEAN partnership November 12, 2014

    Nay Pyi Taw: While addressing the 12th ASEAN-India summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that the world and the region demands a strong India-ASEAN partnership. The PM is on a three-nation trip and arrived at Myanmar on Tuesday. He will also be attending the East Asian summit. PM Modi...
  • Watch: 'One is from Pakistan. One is from India. But we need to fight for the rights of every human being': Malala Yousafzai's powerful Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech October 15, 2014

    This year's Nobel Peace Prize winners - Kailash Satyarthi from Indiam and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan - are both child rights activists who have been tirelessly working to provide education to children. While Kailash Satyarthi has been rescuing children for over three decades, Malala Yousafzai is only 17 years of...
  • Congress to gherao Doordarshan over airing of RSS chief Bhagwat speech October 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Slamming the government for live telecast by Doordarshan of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat's address in Nagpur, Delhi Congress on Saturday said it will gherao the state broadcaster on Sunday to protest against the "misdeeds". Chief spokesperson of Delhi Congress Mukesh Sharma said the RSS was a controversial...
  • RSS chief Bhagwat's speech covered just like a news event: Doordarshan October 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Amidst a controversy over the national broadcaster telecasting live a speech of Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat, Doordarshan on Friday said it was covered like any other news event and no special arrangements had been made. "It was just like a news event to us. So we covered...
  • 'Since taking over, I haven't taken even a 15-minute vacation': Top 10 quotes from Narendra Modi's speech at Madison Square Garden, New York September 29, 2014

    The atmosphere at the Madison Square in New York was electrifying as 18,000 NRIs waited anxiously for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech. The rapturous crowd chanted slogans and waved ecstatically at the cameras before the PM arrived at the venue. Beaming with hope and confidence, Narendra Modi did not disappoint...
  • PM Modi talks 'strong SAARC' with neighbours; gets Yoga Day support September 28, 2014

    New York: Taking forward his 'neighbourhood first' policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday discussed matters of regional and bilateral cooperation with top leaders of Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal. The three neighbouring leaders also promised their full support to Modi's suggestion to the UN to celebrate International Yoga Day once...
  • Big stars lining up for PM Narendra Modi reception in New York September 17, 2014

    Washington: Young IndianAmerican pop star sensation Anjali Ranadive, popular playback singer Kavita Subramaniam along with renowned violinist L Subramaniam would perform at a public reception being hosted by IndianAmerican community for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New York. Ranadive, the daughter of the Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive, would sing the...
  • Hate speeches must stop, says NCM Chairman September 17, 2014

    The National Commission for Minorities has passed a resolution, seeking a public statement from the government reassuring minorities of their rights of safety and equality. Speaking to CNNIBN, NCM Chairman Dr Naseem Ahmad says irresponsible comments from leaders will have a bearing on results. ...
  • Unfortunate that police found no case against Tapas Pal despite proof: Calcutta HC September 12, 2014

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court has rapped the Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal over party MP Tapas Pal. The Judge observed, "It is unfortunate that despite prima facie evidence of Tapas Pal being accused on two counts making hate speech and carrying fire arms the police found...
  • Muzaffarnagar court returns chargesheet filed against BJP chief Amit Shah in a hate speech case September 11, 2014

    Lucknow: In an embarrassment for the Uttar Pradesh government, the Lucknow SJM court has returned the chargesheet filed against Bharatiya Janata party chief Amit Shah on technical grounds in an alleged hate speech case. Shah was chargesheeted on Wednesday for making an alleged hate speech in Muzaffarnagar during campaigning for...
  • Adityanath defies ban to address rally in Lucknow September 10, 2014

    Lucknow: BJP's star campaigner for the Uttar Pradesh assembly bypolls and Lok Sabha member from Gorakhpur Yogi Adityanath Wednesday flouted a ban imposed on a meeting here and addressed party supporters. Having being denied permission to address an election rally at Munshi Puliya in Indiranagar in the Lucknow (East) constituency, Adityanath...
  • BJP chief Amit Shah charged for alleged hate speech during Lok Sabha elections campaign September 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah was chargesheeted on Wednesday for making an alleged hate speech in Muzaffarnagar during campaigning for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. Shah had landed in a major controversy for allegedly saying that the 2014 Lok Sabha polls were an opportunity to seek "revenge for...
  • Obama to give speech on Wednesday on Islamic State September 7, 2014

    Washington: United States president Barack Obama will begin laying out a strategy this week to defeat Islamic State militants in the Middle East, meeting with congressional leaders on Tuesday and giving a speech on Wednesday, the eve of the 13th anniversary of the deadliest terrorist attack on US soil. Obama disclosed...
  • Teachers' day speech: Enjoyed PM Modi's speech, said a parent September 6, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed students across the country on Friday afternoon on the occasion of Teachers' Day. "It was a very good interactive session. Children will learn a lot of things. In schools usually no one tells you what to do in life and things," said a parent. ...
  • Key highlights from PM Modi's classroom on Teachers' Day September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on Friday called for education to be made a force for national character building. In a unique interaction with students from across the country on Teachers' Day, the Prime Minister said the relevance of Teachers' Day on the birthday of former President of...
  • Should it be mandatory for students to listen to PM Modi's Teacher's Day speech September 4, 2014

    With a day to go for Teachers' Day, schools across the country are preparing to telecast Narendra Modi's speech live to students. The question doing the rounds is should it be mandatory for students to listen to PM Modi's Teacher's Day speech. Students all over are excited to listen to...
  • Noida school students to be evaluated on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech on Teacher's Day; circular sparks outrage on social media September 4, 2014

    A school in NOIDA sparked massive outrage on social media on Thursday after an official directive indicated that students will be evaluated on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech on Teacher's Day on September 5. Schools across the country are preparing to telecast Modi's speech live to students on Friday. The...
  • Teachers' Day row: Why is Modi's speech being politicised when Nehru's birthday isn't, asks BJP September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi may have won the hearts of scores of children who waited in sweltering heat as he delivered his Independence Day speech and then broke the security cordon to shake hands with his young admirers. However, his plans to address them on Teachers' Day through...
  • Schools prepared to show PM's Teacher's Day speech September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: With just two days to go, schools are prepared to show the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Teacher's Day speech live to students on September 5. As per government sources no private school has objected to the directives. Although HRD ministry insists its not mandatory, a strict directive has...
  • MP: Schools begin preparations for Modi's speech on Teachers day September 3, 2014

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh government warned of strict action against government schools which fail to broadcast Prime Minister Modi's address on Teachers' Day. Schools in the state have already begun preparations for Friday. LCD monitors have already been set up in Subhash School in Bhopal to telecast the Prime Minister's...