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  • Union Budget thrust on 'housing for all' by 2022 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday called for building six crore 'pucca' houses for poor in the country by 2022, and doled out Rs 22,407 crore for housing and urban development sector for this fiscal year. Listing out many visions to be achieved by the year 2022, which...
  • ICC World Cup: Mohammed Shami turning out to be India's man Friday 5 days ago

    Perth: In his first interaction with the media as an Indian Test player, one of his first acts was to clarify his name - 'They call me Mohammed Shami Ahmed, sometimes Shami Ahmed, but my name actually is Mohammed Shami', the young man had said, haltingly, in November 2013. Today,...
  • Toll rises to over 120 in Afghanistan avalanches 6 days ago

    Kabul: The toll has risen to more than 120 while several others were still missing in avalanches that struck villages in eastern Afghan province of Panjshir overnight on Tuesday and early on Wednesday, police said. "The latest figures showed that 120 people died and two dozen of others wounded as a...
  • Emulate Indian cricket team's discipline: Lok Sabha Speaker to lawmakers February 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Ahead of a possibly stormy Budget session of Parliament, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said lawmakers should emulate the Indian cricket team's discipline which has kept India on the top in the World Cup. "The lawmakers should follow the young boys of the Indian cricket team who in today's...
  • Vanzara walks free; says "Acche Din" have arrived February 18, 2015

    Ahmedabad: Controversial ex-IPS officer DG Vanzara, an accused in the fake encounter cases of Ishrat Jahan and Soharabuddin Sheikh, on Wednesday walked out of the Sabarmati Central Jail in Ahmedabad after spending almost seven and half years in prison. Soon after his release, an elated Vanzara said, "Surely, Acche Din (Good...
  • Muslim group demands SIT probe into 1992 Ayodhya riots in Uttar Pradesh February 17, 2015

    Uttar Pradesh: A Muslim group has asked the Uttar Pradesh government to set up Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1992 Ayodhya riots post Babri mosque demolition. The demand has come after Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government announced an additional compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the victims of 1984...
  • Boys, play tough, play hard: Shah Rukh Khan's special message to Indian cricket team February 15, 2015

    Mumbai: As Indian cricket team is taking on one of its biggest rivals - Pakistan in the World Cup 2015 at the Adelaide Oval Sunday, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has sent across a special message to the Indian team. In all their previous World Cup meetings, India have never lost...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on Paul van Ass who named Indian men's hockey coach February 8, 2015

    Former Dutch national team coach Paul van Ass was named as the new head coach of India's men's hockey team, ending three months of uncertainly after Australian Terry Walsh quit under controversial circumstances. ...
  • Haryana: SIT to probe rape, murder of a 28-year-old woman February 8, 2015

    Rohtak: A Special Investigative Team (SIT) has been constitued to probe the rape and murder of the 28-year-old mentally challenged woman from Nepal in Rohtak, Haryana. The post-mortem report of the woman mentioned several injuries on her private parts. According to reports, stones and blades were also found in...
  • Sportspersons who have made India proud in 2014 February 4, 2015

    Indian Hockey team, Jitu Rai, Pankaj Advani, PV Sindhu, Sania Mirza, Yogeshwar Dutt are the sportspersons who have made India proud in 2014. ...
  • Tharoor cooperated in investigation, says Delhi Police chief January 20, 2015

    The Delhi Police Special Investigation team questioned Shashi Tharoor for over four hours on Monday night. The police told Tharoor to explain everything to the investigating officer. Tharoor was asked over 50 questions pertaining to the case. ...
  • US team seeks closure of Central Delhi, Delhi-Agra Highway during President Obama's visit January 16, 2015

    New Delhi: The advance team of US secret service has sought the closure of Central Delhi and Delhi-Agra Highway for three days during President Barack Obama's visit to India. The President will be in India from January 25-27. The demand was made by advance team of US secret service which met...
  • Snapshot: BCCI unveils new Team India jersey ahead of World Cup January 15, 2015

    The BCCI has unveiled the all new official Team India jersey in Melbourne ahead of the 2015 World Cup. The uniform is a striking contemporary blue, with a textured, premium finish designed to enhance the modern requirements of the game and its players....
  • CCTV footage shows Chhattisgarh table tennis team coach dragging female member out of her room January 14, 2015

    In a shocking incident, CCTV footage showed a coach of the table tennis team from Chattisgarh dragging a female team member out of her room. In the footage the girl can be seen fighting with the coach. The incident happened during a table tennis sub junior tournament held in Rajahmundry,...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha in conversation Srikkanth on team India World Cup squad January 11, 2015

    India named their final squad for the World Cup 2015. Jadeja and Binny have been included as allrounders, whilst Axar Patel and Ashwin offer spin options. Cyrus Broacha talks to former chairman of the selection committee Krishnamachari Srikkanth on the team India for the final squad for the World Cup...
  • Selection process of Indian team is transparent: Rajiv Shukla January 10, 2015

    Fatehpur: BCCI vice-president Rajiv Shukla on Saturday said that selection of the Indian cricket team is done with full transparency and added that only the deserving players get selected to represent the country at international level. "Selection of Indian cricket team is done with full transparency. The selectors select only those...
  • Barack Obama's advance security team to arrive Delhi on January 13 January 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Police and other security agencies were making elaborate security arrangements for the visit of US President Barack Obama who would be the chief guest at the Republic Day parade here but security details would be finalised only after the arrival of a US advance team on January...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 6, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop 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 Palki S Upadhyay January 6, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Sunanda Pushkar was poisoned, says Delhi Police; files murder case January 6, 2015

    A year after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in her hotel room, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said that a murder case has been filed in it. Sunanda Pushkar was staying at the Leela Hotel in the national capital when she was found...
  • Rift between MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli is trash talk: Ravi Shastri January 2, 2015

    All is well between India's incoming and outgoing Test captains, and talk of a rift between Virat Kohli and Mahendra Singh Dhoni is nothing but just trash, said India's Team Director Ravi Shastri in an interview to ESPNCricinfo. "You guys have no idea of the respect Dhoni commands, not just from...
  • Planning Commission's name changed to 'NITI Ayog' January 1, 2015

    New Delhi: The name of the Planning Commision has been officialy changed to 'NITI Ayog' on Thursday. The 1950 resolution which created the Planning Commision would be soon replaced by a new one. The government has finally zeroed in on the new body after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held several discussions...
  • Indian Super League 2014: Super XI from the inaugural edition December 27, 2014

    So it's Athletico de Kolkata who got their hands on the Indian Super League trophy at the end of a breathtaking and amazing two-and-a-half months of football in India. But who made the cut for the team of the tournament? Goalkeeper: Subrata Paul The battle for the best man in gloves is...
  • Afghanistan women's cricket crushed by threats, bombs and tradition December 25, 2014

    The story of Afghan cricket is a rare bright spot in the troubled country's recent past, full of unlikely successes and glory that have helped unify a divided nation. Unless you're a woman player. A national women's cricket team formed in 2010 with some fanfare was quietly dissolved this year amid...
  • Unlike Shah Rukh Khan and Abhishek Bachchan, Aamir Khan not keen on buying a sports team December 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan is not going to follow the footsteps of his colleagues in Bollywood as the superstar says he will never become an owner of sports team. The 49-year-old actor, who is an ardent sports lover, said he would rather devote his time in film making because he gets maximum...
  • Modi to overhaul Planning Commission, wants 'Team India' with Centre, states and bureaucracy December 7, 2014

    New Delhi: The replacement of Planning Commission must incorporate the concept of "Team India", which according to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was a combination of three teams - the PM and Chief Ministers; the Union Council of Ministers; and the bureaucracy in the Centre and states. Seeking to strengthen cooperative...
  • Team India aim to grab top 3 spot in ICC Test rankings December 7, 2014

    Dubai: India would look to grab the number three position in the ICC Test Team Rankings as they take on Australia in a four-Test series which gets underway with the opening match in Adelaide on December 9. Currently placed sixth in the ranking, Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men will have a chance...
  • Mixed day for Indian women in squash championship December 4, 2014

    Niagara: India had mixed fortunes in WSF World Women's Team Squash Championship being held at Niagara-on-the-Lake, beating Austria 3-0 but narrowly going down to South Africa 1-2. India finished the league phase at the fourth position in Group D Wednesday. India's sole win secured them a place in the 9-16 play...
  • India go down to France in World women's team squash December 3, 2014

    Niagara Falls: India suffered their second defeat in two days, losing to fifth seed France in the WSF World women's team squash championship on Tuesday. France defeated India 3-0 in the Group D match to keep their hopes alive of progressing whereas India, who had lost to Hong Kong in their...
  • Can India build on the CWG and Asiad momentum at Champions Trophy? December 3, 2014

    With a rare success of three medals in a row at major sporting events beckoning Indian hockey, Bhubaneswar will become the epicentre of hockey fans in the country once the Champions Trophy begins December 6 in the Temple City of India. The Glasgow Commonwealth Games and the Incheon Asian Games...