STREETS

  • Delhi: Street kids celebrate Diwali, spread message of harmony 13 hours 55 minutes ago

    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 6 days ago

    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...
  • News 360: Centre says price checks in place; Opposition stages walk out July 7, 2014

    Prices of food items are under control and there is no need for panic, the government declared on Monday in the Rajya Sabha which took up an impromptu discussion on inflation on the opening day of the Budget session after the opposition pressed for it. ...
  • Peacocks take over UK street and trash woman's kitchen July 6, 2014

    London: Escaped peacocks have taken over a suburban street in Greater Manchester, with some of them invading a grandmother's home and trashing her kitchen. Jenny Gibson popped to her neighbour's briefly and left her front door ajar, only to find five of the birds in her home upon her return. The...
  • 'Transformers' turns into box office behemoth with $100 million opening June 30, 2014

    Reuters: "Transformers: Age of Extinction," the fourth in the series of films about formchanging Autobot robots that save the planet, powered up with $100 million in box office sales, jumpstarting a sleepy summer with the year's biggest opening weekend. "22 Jump Street," starring Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill, was second with...
  • 'Man' beats '22 Jump Street,' 'Dragon' to win weekend box office June 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Think Like A Man Too', a sequel to the 2012 comedy based on Steve Harvey's book 'Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man', collected $30 million in ticket sales to lead the weekend box office, outdistancing last weekend's top film, '22 Jump Street'. In a rare summer week...
  • Photos: 20 mindblowing 3D street art that you need to see today. You will never look at a pavement the same way again June 23, 2014

    The world over, street artists create fantastic but transient work that people rarely have the time to stop by and admire. But with the social media explosion, all that is changing. Now street art is a niche industry with the work of artists going viral. You need to see these...
  • Sex abuse lawsuit against former Elmo puppeteer is dismissed June 21, 2014

    (Reuters) A federal judge in Pennsylvania has dismissed a lawsuit accusing Kevin Clash, the puppeteer known for his work as the voice of Sesame Street's Elmo, of child sexual abuse. The lawsuit was filed by a man who accused Clash, 53, of engaging in a sexual relationship during visits to...
  • 'Jump Street' guns down 'Dragon' to lead weekend box office June 16, 2014

    Los Angeles: "22 Jump Street," starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum as cops who return to college undercover, collected $60 million in ticket sales at domestic theaters over the weekend, outgunning animated "How to Train Your Dragon 2." The sequel to the 2012 hit "21 Jump Street" handily topped "How to...
  • Delhi's Shankar Market gets makeover with street art June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The pale, weary, panstained walls and corridors of one of Delhi's oldest shopping destinations Shankar Market opposite Connaught Place's outer circle is in the makeover mode as street artists are painting its eight blocks in varied hues with narrations depicting music, dance and drama to increase...