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  • Watch: Christmas through street kid's eye Yesterday

    When the whole world is busy in celebrations of Christmas there are few who can just look at the whole festivity. ...
  • You can now 'visit' Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, on your browser December 10, 2014

    Armchair travellers can visit the world's tallest skyscraper and inspect one of the largest shopping malls with the addition of Dubai to Google Street View, Google said on Tuesday.The online pictorial map of the city - the first from the United Arab Emirates to appear on Google Street View -...
  • Kerala: Kozhikode's 'Kiss of Love' protest fails to take off, police drag protestors December 7, 2014

    Kozhikode: The 'Kiss of Love' protest against moral policing on Sunday was marred by sporadic violence in parts of the city with those for and against it coming to blows creating a tense situation, following which police chased them away with lathis and took few of them into custody. About 20-odd...
  • Bengaluru street assault case victims reassured as police arrests six November 26, 2014

    The victims of the Bengaluru street assault case say that they feel reassured after the police arrested 6 people for stalking and harassing five women in the heart of city. The police has slapped charges of criminal intimidation and assault to outrage the modesty of women, which will at least...
  • Construction of Delhi Police's new headquarters likely to begin soon November 16, 2014

    New Delhi: After much delay, construction of swanky new headquarters for Delhi Police in the heart of the national capital is likely to begin soon as the project has got almost all environmental and height-related clearances. The 18-storey complex, which will come up at Jai Singh Marg behind the Parliament...
  • From Srirangapatna, a data lesson for India's cities November 11, 2014

    How many public taps are currently in the city and where do new taps need to be installed? Where do new public toilets need to be created? Which houses do not have daily garbage collection? These are questions that confront city officials all over the world every day. The solution...
  • Woman seen harassed on NYC streets in video gets rape threats October 31, 2014

    New York: A woman featured in a video in which she is harassed more than 100 times on New York City's streets said on Thursday that she has received dozens of rape threats after the clip was posted on the Internet and watched widely. The two-minute video posted on YouTube depicts...
  • NY street harassment video: Actress says even being trained in martial arts doesn't help a woman October 30, 2014

    A video showing a woman being harassed while walking on the streets of New York has gone viral. The woman encountered more than 100 instances of verbal street harassment within 10 hours. Actress Shoshana Roberts said, "When someone tries to approach, the scare escalates. I think what's next. I am...
  • Delhi: Street kids celebrate Diwali, spread message of harmony October 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Street children in various parts of the national capital celebrated Diwali on Wednesday spreading the message of harmony. "All these children celebrate festivals unitedly, and this time they sent a message of harmony to the world through their 'rangoli' and colourful paper work," Sanjay Gupta, director of NGO Chetna,...
  • Sensex plunges over 350 points, slips below 26,000 mark October 16, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex Thursday sunk 350 points to end below the 26,000-mark after a gap of two months on heavy bout of selling in the second half, tracking turbulence in Europe due to global growth worries. Besides, the rupee depreciated against the dollar to 61.90 (intra-day) on fears of...
  • Sensex rebounds 86 points after initial losses; Coal India, SBI up October 13, 2014

    Mumbai: After falling in initial trade, the benchmark Sensex on Monday rebounded over 86 points to end at 26,384.07 on the back of gains in key bluechips led by Coal India, Infosys, Hero MotorCorp, SBI and Maruti. The Sensex, which commenced the day on a weak note at 26,275.07, slipped...
  • CJ reports poor condition of street lights in Gurgaon October 10, 2014

    Citizen Journalist Kalpana Vishwanath talks about poor condition of street lights in Gurgaon. ...
  • Photos: From gender inequality to freestyle art: 16 wall murals in Mumbai that draw your attention right away October 9, 2014

    Street art in India is gradually getting the importance it deserves. Graffiti on the streets isn't always about mischief. A group of upcoming artists in Mumbai send across a strong message through their art. If you visit Bandra, you'll find a couple of interesting wall murals that talk of gender...
  • Photos: 15 incredible wall murals painted by Indian and international street artists across Delhi October 7, 2014

    There was a time when the only things you would find on walls in Delhi's streets were betel stains and torn posters. A lot has changed in the recent past, especially after street artists from across the world came to city and started decorating walls like we had never seen...
  • Kolkata: Artists from US collaborate with Indian craftsmen to install street art at puja pandal September 29, 2014

    At a time when Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in the US to strengthen the Indo-US bilateral ties, a Durga Puja Pandal in South Kolkata is trying to do the same. This pandal has become the venue of art collboration between artists from India and the US. ...
  • 'Rape survivors in India are always traumatised' September 24, 2014

    New Delhi: How cruel the world can be for a rape survivor, Suzette Jordan, the 2012 Park Street survivor, can tell you but this hasn't killed her spirit or made her give up her zest for life. "Survivors in India are always traumatised. People pointed at my dignity. They did not...
  • 18th Indian jailed for rioting in Singapore's Little India September 23, 2014

    Singapore: A 24-year-old Indian was on Tuesday sentenced to 31 months in jail and three strokes of cane for rioting and abetting others during the Little India riots, becoming the 18th Indian to be jailed for his involvement in the country's worst street violence in 40 years. Prabakaran Chinnappa, a construction...
  • Hundreds protest Wall Street over climate change September 23, 2014

    New York: Hundreds of protesters accused Wall Street of financing climate change, marching through Manhattan's financial district dressed in blue and armed with placards. The protest came a day after tens of thousands rallied around the world for urgent action to stop climate change and a day before UN Secretary...
  • Force India struggle in Singapore Grand Prix qualifying September 20, 2014

    Singapore: Force India drivers Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez experienced a tough qualifying in the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix, setting 13th and 15th fastest times at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on Saturday. Both Hulkenberg and Perez failed to make Q3 with times of 1:47.308 and 1:47.575 respectively. The Silverstone squad...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 15, 2014

    Bullet News is CNNIBN's nonstop 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 Bhupendra Chaubey September 15, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: SC asks government to step up relief operation in floodhit J&K September 15, 2014

    The Supreme Court has expressed concerns on the rescue and relief operations in the floodhit Jammu and Kashmir. The court has said that the state government must provide basic necessities to flood victims. ...
  • Kolkata: Woman denied entry into restaurant for being rape survivor, FIR filed September 15, 2014

    Kolkata: In a shocking incident from Kolkata, a woman claimed that she was denied entry into a restaurant for being a rape survivor. The woman alleged that the management of a south Kolkata restaurant turned her out because she was raped. She claimed that the management told her they had...
  • Street kids want to meet Narendra Modi, Badhte Kadam organisation helps September 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Children living in the streets of the national capital on Sunday sought an appointment with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "Members of Badhte Kadam on Sunday wrote a letter to our respected Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking time from him so that they can also share their side of the...
  • Kolkata: Fire in Chatterjee International building near Park Street, no casualties September 2, 2014

    Kolkata: Fire broke out on the 15th and 16th floor of the landmark Chatterjee International building near Park Street in Kolkata on Tuesday morning. Ten to fifteen fire tenders had been rushed to the spot to rescue the trapped people. The fire reportedly took place due to a short circuit. Since...
  • Photos: 'Happiness is submission to God (zilla)': 29 of the most hilarious messages vandals have left on toilets, subway walls and car parks August 26, 2014

    Vandalism is a bad thing but every once in a while you see a writing on the wall that makes you chuckle. These sarcastic graffiti artists know what they are doing and they are merciless. 'Question everything. Why?' LOL. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Lucy', 'Hercules' and '22 Jump Street' August 2, 2014

    In this episode of Now Showing, CNN IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Lucy', 'Hercules' and '22 Jump Street'. He also talks to actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui on the negative role played by him in the commercial film 'Kick' opposite Salman Khan. ...
  • '22 Jump Street' review: The movie is wildly entertaining, hilarious and cleverly written August 1, 2014

    Cast: Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum Director: Phil Lord and Christopher Miller Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill return as a pair of unlikely, bumbling cops in 22 Jump Street, one of those rare comedy sequels that succeeds in delivering even more laughs than its winning original. Returning directors Phil Lord and Christopher...
  • Google adds 76 more Indian heritage sites to its Street View collection August 1, 2014

    New Delhi: After Taj Mahal and Humayun Tomb, Google and Archaeological Survey of India together have now brought online 360degree panoramic imagery of 76 more Indian heritage sites and 30 new immersive exhibitions of arts and historical institutions from across India. The new historical sites include the Safdarjung Tomb, Ellora Caves,...
  • Cynk: This $4.7 billion company has no assets, no revenues, no website and one employee July 11, 2014

    New York: It has no assets, no revenues and no business plan to speak of. But a company called Cynk Technology has seen its value soar as high as $4.7 billion. Wall Street analysts have been at loss to explain the spectacular 24,000 per cent rise in Cynk, which trades on...