Vip

  • Kejriwal takes VIP privileges, travels on chartered plane March 7, 2014

    Days after AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal hit out at politicians from the Congress and BJP for taking VIP priveliges, controversy is brewing over his return to Delhi by a chartered plane. Meanwhile, Kejriwal has said that the India Today group who were keen on a meeting with him funded this...
  • Watch: People mock Azam Khan with 'VIP buffalo' February 6, 2014

    A group of people placed a red beacon on a buffalo and a board that read 'Mantri ji ki bhains' (Minister's buffalo) after a massive hunt was launched for SP leader Azam Khan's buffalo in Uttar Pradesh. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 29, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • MPs should travel like common man, says JDU January 29, 2014

    Speaking over the DGCA order to private airlines to treat MPs as VIPs, JDU leader KC Tyagi said, "What is the need for further privileges when there is a demand for austerity in the country? MPs are already privileged they don't need any more things." ...
  • Politicians demand VIP treatment, government in damage control mode January 29, 2014

    At a time when the 'aam admi' is the flavour of the season and even the Supreme Court has come out strongly against the 'lal batti' culture, politicians continue to demand special privileges. The government was on Wednesday forced to go into damage control, after a Directorate General of Civil...
  • News 360: DGCA asks private airlines to treat MPs as VIPs January 29, 2014

    In what could probably expose the Union Ministry of Civil Aviation, a letter accessed by CNN-IBN shows that the private airlines were asked by Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to provide special privileges to Parliamentarians, contrary to Minister Ajit Singh's claims. ...
  • Is DCGA promoting VIP culture at airports? January 29, 2014

    Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation has asked all airlines and airports to treat MPs as VIPs and adhere to the guidelines on protocol norms. Meanwhile, Union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh clarified that neither the Ministry nor the DGCA has issued any order directing private airlines to provide...
  • Chennai reacts to SC's restriction on use of beacon lights December 10, 2013

    People in Chennai welcomed the decision of the Supreme Court which restricts the use of beacon lights and horns. SC has said that beacon lights can only be used by constitutional authorities. ...
  • Bangalore reacts to SC's restriction on use of beacon lights December 10, 2013

    After the Supreme Court on Tuesday directed that red non-flashing beacon lights be used only by Constitutional authorities, Bangaloreans welcomed the decision and said that the VIP culture should be shed. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 14, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is Sachin's last Test a social occasion for VIPs? November 14, 2013

    On the day when batting genius Sachin Tendulkar is playing his farewell Test match at his home turf, Wankhede stadium in Mumbai, CNN-IBN found out that several touts were selling complimentary club tickets at exhorbitant rates in black. The touts were caught on camera saying that the price could go...
  • News 360: Sachin's farewell match, unbeaten at 38 November 14, 2013

    Sachin Tendulkar has set his sights on a special farewell for himself at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. At 38 not out and with the blessings of his mother in attendance, Tendulkar, along with Cheteshwar Pujara (34*), took India to 157 for 2 at stumps on day one of the second...
  • Is our VIP secure area not so secure? February 14, 2012

    The attack on the Israel embassy car has raised fresh questions on VIP security in India. ...
  • Embassy car attack raises VIP security scare in Delhi February 14, 2012

    The first of its kind stick-on bomb attack raises questions about VIP security in the national capital. ...
  • Tihar Jail launches brand of spices October 19, 2011

    With so many VIP inmates the authorities are having trouble deciding on the brand ambassador. ...
  • Relatives entry restricted, VIP's meet blast victims September 8, 2011

    As VIP's started to visit the injured of Wednesday's Delhi High Court blast, hospitals cordoned off the area not allowing relatives to meet their patients. ...
  • Can India's VIP culture be reined in? July 9, 2010

    An inconsolable mother of 10-year-old Aman Khan has put the blame squarely on the Prime Minister's security for her son's death and has appealed to Sonia Gandhi for justice. Aman Khan, a Class 2 student, suffered head injuries on July 3 after the iron gate at his home in Shyam...