Suresh Kalmadi

  • Open Mike: Should any candidate facing a criminal case be barred from contesting elections? 12-03-2014 10:59 PM

    With political parties beginning to name their candidates, media attention once again turns to the topic of criminals in Parliament. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Law faculty in Delhi University and asks students whether any candidate facing a criminal case should be barred from contesting elections. ...
  • The Last Word: Should parties refrain from fielding tainted candidates? 11-03-2014 08:56 PM

    Ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar discusses with panel of experts whether tainted candidates who face criminal charges but have not as yet been convicted be nominated by political parties for election or, in the wider interest of cleansing Indian politics, should this be prohibited either...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 24-02-2014 10:35 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Can Rahul Gandhi's anti-corruption plank carry credibility? 24-02-2014 10:14 PM

    The Congress party has sparked off a controversy by giving Lok Sabha tickets to the ministers who have been accused of corruption. The party which was trying to portray itself as the one fighting corruption is now defending its decision of giving Lok Sabha tickets to Suresh Kalmadi and Ashok...
  • News 360: Big blow to Lalu Prasad, alliance with LJP in doldrums 24-02-2014 08:31 PM

    Even as reports of a split in the Rashtriya Janata Dal in Bihar surfaced with 13 of its MLAs quitting the party, six of them denied having ditched Lalu Prasad. On the other hand, Ram Vilas Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party has decided to cement alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party....
  • A Billion Votes: Consequences of Modi wave in Bihar politics? 24-02-2014 07:33 PM

    Even as reports of a split in the Rashtriya Janata Dal in Bihar surfaced with 13 of its MLAs quitting the party, six of them denied having ditched Lalu Prasad. On the other hand, Ram Vilas Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party has decided to cement alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party....
  • News 360: 800 pilgrims and locals still stranded in Uttarakhand 01-07-2013 10:33 PM

    Rescue operations in Uttarakhand near a close but 800 pilgrims and locals are still stranded in the flood-ravaged hill state. Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Monday proposed the name of a new agency to rebuild the flood-hit region. ...
  • End of the road for Suresh Kalmadi? 01-07-2013 08:23 PM

    Suresh Kalmadi was ousted as president of the Asian Athletics Association, losing the re-election bid to Qatar's Dahlan Jumaan Al-Hamad. ...
  • Happy to see Kalmadi going, says Arjuna awardee Reeth Abraham 01-07-2013 08:18 PM

    Commonwealth Games scam tainted Suresh Kalmadi lost the Asian Athletics Association poll on Monday in Pune. The 69-year-old had re-contested for the fourth term as the chief of the body in the elections. Kalmadi lost the election by 2 votes ...
  • Asian Athletic Association polls were fair, says newly elected chief 01-07-2013 03:37 PM

    The newly elected Asian Athletic Association President from Qatar, Dahlan Al Hamad, spoke to CNN-IBN just after the elections and said the poll process was fair. ...
  • Kalmadi's loss shows no one wanted him around: Reeth Abraham 01-07-2013 01:59 PM

    Reacting to Suresh Kalmadi's Asian Athletic Association poll loss, former Indian athlete, Reeth Abraham said, "This calls for a big celebration. Hope his wings are clipped forever." ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 04-02-2013 11:55 PM

    CBI faces challenge of proving direct link between Suresh Kalmadi, Swiss Timing. Omar Abdullah assures security to girl band in Jammu and Kashmir. ...
  • Should Kalmadi step down from Parliament, sports bodies till his name is cleared of all charges? 04-02-2013 11:47 PM

    A special CBI court on Monday framed charges against Suresh Kalmadi for allegedly favouring Swiss Timing in the run up to the Commonwealth Games and causing a loss of Rs 95 crore to the exchequer. ...
  • News 360: J&K's first girl band quits after fatwa 04-02-2013 10:24 PM

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday told CNN-IBN that the state will protect the girls if they wanted to continue performing. ...
  • Athletes want Kalmadi axed as AAA boss 04-02-2013 08:32 PM

    Suresh Kalmadi, who has been chargesheeted by the CBI in CWG scam, has been heading the Asian Athletics Association since 2000. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 03-08-2011 12:05 AM

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 04-07-2011 11:52 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus' take on royal wedding 01-05-2011 12:47 PM

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about Suresh Kalmadi's arrest and the slipper thrown at him. ...
  • Didn't know about TSR kickback: Jarnail Singh 29-04-2011 12:21 AM

    PM nominated CWG OC CEO Jarnail Singh talks to Rajdeep Sardesai about the TSR deal. ...
  • Is it possible to clean up sports in India? 26-04-2011 11:40 PM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Is it possible to clean up sports in India?' ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 26-04-2011 11:06 PM

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Sheila Dikshit justifies Kalmadi's arrest 26-04-2011 11:33 AM

    Delhi CM says action against others named in the Shunglu report will be initiated only if found guilty. ...
  • Sports minister asks IOA to remove Kalmadi 26-04-2011 08:06 AM

    The sports ministry looks at legal options, as it tells the IOA to remove Kalmadi as president. ...
  • Can Kalmadi be sacked from IOA chairmanship? 25-04-2011 11:42 PM

    Rajdeep Sardesai discusses with a panel, if it is possible to remove Suresh Kalmadi from IOA. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 25-04-2011 11:40 PM

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Is the UPA govt serious about tackling corruption? 25-04-2011 11:10 PM

    On Talking Point, CNN-IBN asks, 'Is the UPA government serious about tackling corruption?' ...
  • Role of Kalmadi's key aides in the CWG scam 25-04-2011 06:55 PM

    Lalit Bhanot and VK Verma were involved in time scoring and records device purchase scam. ...
  • Shunglu panel conducted CWG probe, blames Kalmadi 29-03-2011 09:21 AM

    Kalmadi had delayed in approving the contract when he refused to award the catering bid to Delaware North. ...
  • New leads in CWG probe; CBI questions Kalmadi 15-03-2011 08:54 PM

    After the questioning, Suresh Kalmadi remained defiant and said other government agencies should also be questioned in the scam. ...
  • Poll: media, judiciary prone to corruption 25-01-2011 07:10 AM

    CNN-IBN poll reveals that there are worries that even the watchdogs against corruption. ...