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  • Reporter's Diary: Covering PM Modi's US visit -521883645 minutes ago

    Covering Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first and rather hectic US visit must have been quite an experience for any journalist. CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey and Sanjay Pugalia recount their experience. ...
  • Tonight at 9: Bhupendra Chaubey speaks to Farid Zakaria on Modi's US visit 6 days ago

    Dr Farid Zakaria, the journalist who interviewed Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of his US visit, joins CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey. Post your questions for Zakaria. ...
  • Modi fans in New Jersey flaunt customised car number plates, BJP tattoos 1 week ago

    It is not just political and business leaders who are looking forward to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to US. Network18 caught up with some ardent fans of Modi in New Jersey who had a Modi number plate on their car and a BJP tattoo. ...
  • Watch: What Indians in US expect from PM Modi's New York visit September 23, 2014

    Indians in the US are both excited and hopeful ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to New York. "I think Modi has brought the whole world to acknowledging that he is a man with a strong feeling and that he will take India to a new level," said an...
  • J&K floods: Army reaches out for help, state government fails September 9, 2014

    The Army, Indian Air Force, National Disaster Relief Force and Jammu and Kashmir Police have been working round the clock to rescue those affected and said that 'Megh Rahat' operation will continue till all the victims are pulled out to safety ...
  • Sotloff tried to find good concealed in a world of darkness, says his family September 4, 2014

    Islamic State extremists on Tuesday released a video showing freelance reporter Steven Sotloff's beheading. Sotloff's family in a statement issued on Wednesday said, "Steve was no hero. Like all of us, he was a mere man who tried to find good concealed in a world of darkness, and if it...
  • Don't punish my son over matters he has no control on: Mother of US journalist kidnapped by ISIS August 28, 2014

    The mother of US journalist Steven Sotloff held hostage by ISIS has appealed to the terrorists to release her son. ISIS had threatened to kill him if the US didn't end its campaign in Iraq. "As a mother I ask your justice to be merciful and not punish my son...
  • Another ISIS video goes viral, shows ISIS terrorist and child firing an advanced weapon August 28, 2014

    Another ISIS video has gone viral. The video shows an ISIS terrorist and a child firing an advanced weapon at what is said to be an the the Kweires air base in northwest Syria. ISIS has been trying to gain control of the government held air base for weeks. ...
  • Is the decision of banning alcohol political & not ideological August 22, 2014

    In a move that has sent ripples across Kerala, the state which was once infamous for its love for liquor is soon set to run dry. The state government has bowed down to pressure from within to announce that it will enforce prohibition in a phased manner. ...
  • Does prohibition of alcohol work? August 22, 2014

    In a move that has sent ripples across Kerala, the state which was once infamous for its love for liquor is soon set to run dry. The state government has bowed down to pressure from within to announce that it will enforce prohibition in a phased manner. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on the ban to introduce English in staterun schools June 22, 2014

    Actor Rahul Bose tells us how important it is to teach English in Bengali. He emphasisi on the importance of incorporating English as a language in staterun schools ...
  • Iraq: ISIS possibly the most dangerous, rich terrorist group June 18, 2014

    ISIS militants are closing in on the capital city of Baghdad in Iraq. Gun battles are on in Baquba which is less than 40 miles north of Baghdad. Some say that the ISIS that is the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria is the most dangerous terrorist group in the...
  • Gunman kills one in new US school shooting June 11, 2014

    One school student was killed after an unidentified shooter opened fire in a high school near Oregon in the United States. A gunman walked into an Oregon high school and fatally shot a student on Tuesday before authorities found him dead a short time later. ...
  • US to prosecute Chinese officials for hacking in to American firms' accounts May 20, 2014

    US prosecutors are in the middle of a series of cyber crime crackdowns. The United States has announced charges against 5 Chinese officials for hacking in to American companies' accounts to steal their trade secrets. The hackers are believed to be the officers of People's Liberation Army in China. ...
  • Good that India, US can begin a new innings: BJP May 13, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has welcomed the US President's statement that he is looking forward to working with the new government. "It is best not to carry any old baggage. It is good that both America and India can begin a new innings on a happy note," said BJP leader...
  • US: Inmate dies of heart attack after botched up lethal injection May 2, 2014

    A death row inmate died of a massive heart attack in United States reportedly because of a botched up lethal injection. ...
  • Watch: Cat cafe in New York for cat and coffee lovers April 26, 2014

    We have all heard about Mochaccinos and Cappuccinos, but what about cataccinos. At a cafe in New York, you can order just that. New York's cat cafe is now open for business. It's a place where cat and coffee lovers can talk cat health and learn about cat adoption with...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews '2 states' and 'Transcendence' April 19, 2014

    Rajeev Masand reviews Arjun Kapoor-Alia Bhatt starrer '2 states' and Johnny Depp-Rebecca Hall starrer 'Transcendence' in this episode of Now Showing. Also watch the interview with the cast of the film 'Transcendence. ...
  • e Lounge Unwind: Alia Bhatt, Arjun Kapoor talk about '2 States' April 10, 2014

    Directed by Abhishek Verman, '2 States' starring Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor is a romantic drama film based on the 2009 novel of the same name written by Chetan Bhagat. CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand caught the entire cast of the film at LS Raheja College in Mumbai and talked...
  • Time to move on from the Khobragade issue: Sujatha Singh April 9, 2014

    Months after India snapped talks with the US over the arrest of diplomat Devyani Khobragade, it is ready to move on from the issue. While denying any role in the resignation of US ambassador Nancy Powell. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh says it is time to repair the...
  • SBI: Bank for the unbanked March 30, 2014

    The 200-year-old State Bank of India stands tall in the Indian banking industry. As on December 2014, the bank had deposit worth Rs 13 lakh crore and advance worth Rs 11 lakh crore. ...
  • Leader Talk: 'Over 55 per cent banking assets led by women' March 22, 2014

    Arundhati Bhattacharya, chairperson of State Bank of India asserted that over 55 per cent banking assets were led by women. However, she went on to say that it will take some time for more and more women entering the corporate world. Speaking to Rajdeep Sardesai, editor-in-Chief, IBN18 Network, Arundhati justified...
  • Does India really care for its farmers? March 11, 2014

    A nationwide Lokniti-CSDS survey has revealed the state of the Indian farmer. The 70 per cent of India lives in the countryside and yet, less than one per cent of news tracks the Indian farmer. The survey comes at a time when Indian farmer faces another crisis by freak weather;...
  • Khurshid condoles families of 5 Indians on-board missing Malaysian flight March 10, 2014

    Salman Khurshid on Sunday said that he had condolences to the families of 5 missing Indian on-board missing Malaysian flight. ...
  • Taniam death: Students from Northeast demand justice, over 300 court arrest February 6, 2014

    Students from the Northeast states continue to protest in Delhi demanding justice for Nido Taniam and to end discrimination against them. Over 300 students on Thursday courted arrest. ...
  • Obama's highlyanticipated 'State of the Union' speech today January 28, 2014

    US President Barack Obama will deliver his highlyanticipated State of the Union speech today. He's expected to offer his assessment of where the US stands, and may say he's willing to sidestep the US Congress to complete his agenda this year. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 19, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • IndoUS diplomatic war: Is mere regret enough in Devyani case? December 19, 2013

    US Secretary of State John Kerry has expressed his regret over the arrest and strip search of Indian Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade in New York City. State Department Deputy Spokeswoman Marie Harf said Kerry called Menon, who has slammed the diplomat's treatment as, in his words, "despicable and barbaric." ...
  • News 360: Drop case against Devyani, India to US December 19, 2013

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Thursday stuck to his stand that the case against Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in the US was a conspiracy and demanded that the case against Devyani be withdrawn. "The Devyani case is unwanted. The first thing I want to do is to protect my...
  • Devyani's arrest case: Welcome Indian government reaction, says NRI December 18, 2013

    Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade was not only arrested on charges of visa fraud and handcuffed in public view last week but also stripped and searched in the police station in New York. Devyani was kept also in a lockup with common criminals and drug addicts. ...