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  • Watch: Spiderman's excitement for PM Modi's US trip 1 hour 54 minutes ago

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi gears up for his maiden visit to the United States, even Spiderman is excited to greet him. Modi's official trip will begin from September 27. ...
  • PM Modi to observe strict fast during US trip, to only consume lemonade, tea 2 hours 38 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will observe a strict religious fast during his maiden trip to the United States, aides said on Monday, in a test both of the 64-year-old leader's stamina and of protocol in the Obama White House. Throughout a gruelling schedule that features the United Nations General...
  • Watch: Promo of CNN World Exclusive interview with PM Modi 3 days ago

    This is the first interview by Prime Minister Narendra Modi after he assumed the office. Modi speaks to CNN's Fareed Zakaria just a few days before his visit to the US. Watch the full interview on CNN-IBN on Sunday (September 21) at 4:30 pm....
  • SpiceJet announces limited period offer 6 days ago

    New Delhi: In yet another move to push for low-fare domestic air travel, SpiceJet today announced a limited period offer for tickets to fly from mid-January till October next year. The no-frill carrier, which has been initiating a series of promotional offers almost every month since January...
  • Troy Costa designs dress for PM Modi's US trip, says 'let my work speak' 6 days ago

    New Delhi: As the date of his maiden US trip is approaching, all eyes are on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, from people accompanying him to his couture. Known for experimenting with his looks, Modi had already adorned kurta with chudidaar pajami, Nehru jacket and bandhgala. He is also believed to be...
  • PM Narendra Modi to address UN General Assembly in Hindi September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver his speech in the United National General Assembly in New York in Hindi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday. Addressing a function organised on the occasion of Hindi Divas, the Home Minister said Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the first Prime Minister to...
  • Japanese PM Shinzo Abe begins South Asia trip September 6, 2014

    Tokyo: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe left for Bangladesh and Sri Lanka on Saturday in a move to boost Japan's trade and investment in the counties. Abe will hold talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina on Saturday in Dhaka and Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa in Colombo Sunday, Xinhua reported. "I...
  • PM Modi leaves for 5day visit to Japan, agreements in defence, civil nuclear sectors to be signed August 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday left for a fiveday tour of Japan which is expected to open new vistas in the bilateral ties and take the strategic and global partnership to a higher level. This is Modi's first bilateral visit outside the subcontinent. In the first leg...
  • PM Modi set to woo Japan on his first bilateral trip August 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will undertake his first major bilateral trip to Japan on Saturday for a fiveday visit since he came to power in May. A power packed delegation of economists, bankers and industrialists will accompanying the PM on his trip to Japan. Reliance Industries Chairman ...
  • Narendra Modi eyes breakthrough nuclear pact on Japan trip August 28, 2014

    New Delhi: India is hoping to win Japanese backing for a nuclear energy pact during a visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and lure investment into its $85 billion market while addressing Japan's concern about doing business with a nucleararmed country. India has been pushing for an agreement with Japan...
  • News 360: Goa ministers spent over Rs 13 crore on foreign tours in 2 years July 22, 2014

    Three Goa ministers and four legislators have spent a whooping Rs 13.24 crore in two years on foreign trips. The travels were made in the name of promoting tourism. ...
  • Travel Escape: Exploring Shoghi and Kanha July 20, 2014

    CNNIBN in partnership Cleartrip brings to you the special series 'Travel escape' that will explore 18 destinations and 18 resorts. In this the episode, watch our journey through Shoghi and Kanha. ...
  • Planning a trip? All essential travel gadgets that you need to carry along July 17, 2014

    Denver: Your swimsuit and your sunscreen are in the luggage, and your boarding passes are all printed out. But did you remember your gadgets and chargers? Did you download enough entertainment? Do you know where you're going? In my travels, I've come across a number of products and services worth bringing along: Keeping...
  • Goa ministers, MLAs go ahead with Brazil junket on tax payers' money July 6, 2014

    Panaji: Despite the widespread criticism and Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar officially announcing the cancellation of the junket to FIFA World Cup, two state ministers and four MLAs have gone ahead with the trip on tax payers' money and are currently in Brazil. The trip to Brazil by the six leaders...
  • Goa: Neighbours abuse, strip woman; stuff her private parts with chilly powder July 3, 2014

    Panaji: In shocking news from Goa, a 33yearold woman was allegedly abused, stripped and stuffed with chilly powder in her private parts by her neighbours. The incident allegedly took place on June 22 and 26. The woman claims that on the first day she had registered a complaint with the Mapusa...
  • Overdrive: Meet The Neighbours June 29, 2014

    Overdrive in partnership with Nissan is set to embark on an epic drive called 'Meet The Neighbours', which as the name suggests intends to meet our neighbours. In this episode, we take you through Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar and Bangladesh. ...
  • Under fire, Goa government cancels Brazil junket of its six MLAs June 13, 2014

    Panaji: The Goa government which has been receiving flak for its decision to send six MLAs to attend FIFA World Cup on public money cancelled the junket on Friday following the huge public outcry. Goa Sports Minister Ramesh Tawadkar told CNNIBN, "Goa government cancelled official tour of MLAs to Brazil, due...
  • Sushma Swaraj may head to Bangladesh for her maiden overseas trip: sources June 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj may head to Bangladesh for her maiden overseas trip after assuming office, say sources. While dates of Swaraj's visit are yet to be finalized, indications are that she will go to Dhaka in June itself. Earlier in the week, External Affairs Ministry...
  • Karnataka MLAs plagiarise reports on global study tours January 4, 2014

    Bangalore: The global study tours conducted by Karnataka MLAs has led to a fresh controversy. While the controversy over their foreign junkets year after year at the taxpayer's expense is still afresh, reports accessed by CNNIBN has shown how brazenly they had been copying text from the internet to file...
  • Foreign trip for 30 Karnataka MLAs even as state battles drought December 27, 2013

    30 MLAs from Karnataka are planning to go on a trip to the Amazon rain forests and waterfalls and they are calling it a study tour. The trip is costing Rs 7 lakh per head and is scheduled even as the state is battling acute drought. ...
  • Karnataka MLAs on foreign trips even as the state battles drought December 26, 2013

    Bangalore: Two foreign junket trips by a bunch of MLAs in Karnataka have kicked up a storm. Close to 30 MLAs are on junkets to several countries even as the state was in the grip of a drought and sugarcane crisis. While one group of MLAs has already left to...
  • IndoCanadian women face racism at Vancouver bar November 11, 2013

    Toronto: An IndoCanadian woman has alleged that she and her friends faced racist slurs at a bar in the city of Vancouver in Western Canada. Jas Dhillon and her friends all IndoCanadians were celebrating her 26th birthday on October 19 at a bar in Gastown area when its manager...
  • Google's startup brings sightseeing app to Glass August 22, 2013

    San Francisco: Google Glass, a spectaclelike computing device drawing lots of attention, can serve as an automated tour guide with the help of a new application from a littleknown startup hatched within the Internet's most powerful company. The app, called "Field Trip," is being released Wednesday by Googleowned Niantic Labs for...
  • 1,00,000 people apply to go to Mars and not return August 11, 2013

    Washington: More than 100,000 people have applied for a oneway trip to Mars, as a part of the ambitious multibillion dollar project that aims to colonise the Red planet starting in 2022. While it remains questionable how humans would be able to survive on Mars, it has not stopped a...
  • Prime Minister spent Rs 620 cr on air travel on foreign trips June 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh spent Rs 620 crores on air travel during foreign trips spanning the years between 2004 and 2013, the website of Prime Minister's Office has revealed. He spent the most on his trip to Mexico and Brazil in June 2012, racking a bill of Rs...
  • Airport Metro introduces 30trip card reducing fare by around 33 pc May 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Airport Express Metro on Friday launched a new 30trip monthly pass for commuters which will reduce the fare by around 33 per cent compared to the single journey fare. The new 30trip monthly passes would cost between Rs 400 and Rs 2,000 for 30 trips, depending upon...
  • White House denies having role in JayZ, Beyonce Cuba trip April 12, 2013

    U.S. President Barack Obama's spokesman on Thursday denied any White House role in allowing a visit to Cuba by rapper JayZ and pop star Beyonce last week, after the hip hop mogul released a song that suggested he had presidential permission for the trip. "I guess nothing rhymes with Treasury (Department),"...
  • Beyonce, JayZ Cuba visit licensed by US Treasury Dept: source April 9, 2013

    Miami: A visit by American pop star Beyonce and rapper husband JayZ to Havana last week was a cultural trip that was fully licensed by the U.S. Treasury Department, a source familiar with the itinerary said on Monday. The longstanding U.S. trade embargo against Cuba prevents most Americans from traveling to...
  • US delegates who met Modi paid for the trip: reports March 30, 2013

    Ahmedabad: There is more controversy over the meeting of US delegates with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday as media reports suggested that organisers of that delegation canvassed for participants in the trip at prices ranging from $ 3,000 to $ 16,000. A report published in Hi India, a...