State Of The Nation

  • State of The Nation: Is bonded labour increasing in India? 15-08-2013 11:21 PM

    Today is the 15th of August and in this 67th Independence Day week, CNN-IBN is bringing you State of The Nation focusing on whether there is anything to celebrate about Independence Day this year. ...
  • State of The Nation: Why is India still the world capital for open defecation? 14-08-2013 11:14 PM

    This Thursday is the 15th of August and in this 67th Independence Day week, CNN-IBN is bringing you State Of the Nation focusing on whether there is anything to celebrate about Independence Day this year. ...
  • Low penalties, long trials; bonded labour continues in India 14-08-2013 05:14 PM

    Bangalore: Bonded labour continues to be India's shame. Even today, thousands of poor people have been forced into slavery because of low penalties, long trials and no accountability. A nine-year-old, Malavika started going to school 2-year-ago. She, along with her grandmother were tricked by an agent 5-year-ago and spent breaking...
  • State of The Nation: Is malnutrition a bigger problem than hunger? 13-08-2013 11:58 PM

    This Thursday is the 15th of August and in this 67th Independence Day week, CNN-IBN is bringing you State Of the Nation focusing on whether there is anything to celebrate about Independence Day this year. ...
  • State Of The Nation: Should gender sensitivity reforms begin at homes, schools? 25-01-2013 11:52 PM

    In a survey conducted by CNN-IBN it was revealed the 42 per cent women feel unsafe in public transport like buses, taxi, auto etc. ...
  • State Of The Nation: Is modernisation of police force important? 22-01-2013 11:51 PM

    The CNN-IBN State Of The Nation Survey revealed that most respondents said there experience at a police station was neither too good nor bad. ...
  • State Of The Nation: Should punishment for rapists be increased? 21-01-2013 11:58 PM

    The CNN-IBN State Of The Nation Survey conducted after the barbaric incident reveals that India is seeking stronger laws and stricter punishment for heinous crimes like rape. ...
  • SOTN: How has the UPA's performance been so far? 12-08-2011 10:11 PM

    Rajdeep Sardesai examines who would win general elections if they were held today. ...
  • Scams, price rise? UPA would still win polls today 12-08-2011 09:53 PM

    New Delhi: A ruling coalition in the middle of its second term faces a crisis of legitimacy. The government's approval ratings fall. Its record on tackling corruption, price rise and terrorism is viewed with deep skepticism. The Prime Minister's own credibility takes a hit. Yet its share of popular votes...
  • SOTN: How well is the govt handling internal security? 11-08-2011 11:59 PM

    Sagarika Ghose examines issues of internal security and terrorism. ...
  • People say terror not linked to religion 11-08-2011 05:28 PM

    New Delhi: There is a paradox concerning current public mood on terrorism: public opinion seems to be hardening just as terrorism appears to be fading from the political agenda. Opinion surveys done in early 2009 in the wake of the November 2008 Mumbai terror strikes had found remarkable maturity and...
  • SOTN: How well is the govt handling the economy? 11-08-2011 12:21 AM

    Sagarika Ghose examines issues of land acquisition and price rise. ...
  • People hold UPA responsible for price rise 10-08-2011 07:03 PM

    New Delhi: Popular perception of the state of economy, as recorded by the CNN-IBN-CNBC-TV18 State of the Nation Poll in association with Forbes India conducted by the CSDS, confront the "aam admi" government with many reasons to worry. Unlike corruption, the message is not loud here. Years of survey research...
  • SOTN: How do you see corruption? 10-08-2011 01:26 AM

    Sagarika Ghose examines how seriously has corruption dented UPA's image. ...
  • UPA's image hit as corruption, scams rise 09-08-2011 06:18 PM

    New Delhi: In this Independence Day week, State Of The Nation brings you an exclusive opinion poll across 20 states with 18,000 respondents. Corruption and scams are perhaps the biggest talking point at the moment and have clearly hurt the UPA Government. The results of the CNN-IBN-CNBC-TV18 State of the...
  • SOTN: How popular is the government today? 09-08-2011 02:31 AM

    Sagarika Ghose examines if people want Manmohan Singh to continue or Rahul Gandhi is seen as the next Prime Minister. ...
  • Manmohan out of favour, Rahul top choice for PM 08-08-2011 06:20 PM

    In this Independence Day week, State Of The Nation brings you an exclusive opinion poll across 20 states with 18,000 respondents. The first big finding is on what the country thinks of its leaders. Is Manmohan Singh still a popular prime minister, have Rahul Gandhi's ratings improved as a national...
  • State of The Nation: The corruption poll 26-01-2011 10:08 PM

    Sagarika Ghose brings you the nation's views on corruption in India on 'State of The Nation'. ...
  • State of The Nation: The corruption poll 25-01-2011 10:46 PM

    Sagarika Ghose brings you the nation's views on corruption in India on 'State of The Nation'. ...
  • State of the Nation: Verdict from Naxal zone 13-08-2010 11:59 PM

    This weekend marks 63 years since India attained Independence and set out on its tryst with destiny. We often take independence for granted, but it is apparent that there are parts of the country where the idea of the Indian nation is being challenged. No where is this more apparent...
  • Development-deficit key cause of Naxalism: SOTN 11-08-2010 07:50 AM

    New Delhi: The CNNIBN-The Week State Of The Nation poll has found that development-deficit is the main reason for rise in Naxalism in the red corridor. The CNNIBN-The Week opinion poll conducted among people living in the worst Naxal-affected areas suggested that a majority of the people are reluctant to...