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  • World War I: India's forgotten heroes January 18, 2015

    A 100 years ago more than 1.3 million Indian men fought in the bloodiest battle in living history. 74,187 of them died in the war that wasn't even ours. But their individual bravery , unsurpassed courage and sheer unselfishness made the world look at India with a newfound respect. Those...
  • Team India will at least reach semis of the World Cup: John Wright January 15, 2015

    India's former coach also told CNN-IBN that Virender Sehwag is a great player but has been off-colour for a while and Yuvraj Singh was unlucky to miss out on WC 2015 berth. ...
  • I am not thinking about retirement yet: Viswanathan Anand January 14, 2015

    He may have failed to add to the five world titles in the last couple of years but Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand said that retirement is not on his mind and is looking forward to play in 2015. ...
  • 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...
  • Watch: 'The Week That Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha January 11, 2015

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on Hollywood actress Cameron Diaz marriage, team India squad for cricket 2015 World Cup, India Science Congress and Sports Ministry's recommendation for the Padma Bhushan to Saina Nehwal. ...
  • Investors across the world attend 7th edition of Vibrant Gujarat Summit January 11, 2015

    Addressing at the seventh edition of Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday wooed investors from across the world by presenting his government as business-friendly and portraying India as the idle place for an investment. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Can this Team India retain the World Cup for India? January 6, 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. ...
  • 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...
  • India announces final 15 man squad for World Cup January 6, 2015

    Defending champions India have only 4 survivors from their 2011 campaign - MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli and R Ashwin. The rest of the squad will be featuring in the 50-over World Cup for the first time. ...
  • Ravindra Jadeja, Stuart Binny in as India announce World Cup squad January 6, 2015

    Axar Patel's World Cup dream came true as he was named in India's 15-man squad, while Yuvraj Singh was overlooked and Ravindra Jadeja was selected pending fitness from his shoulder injury. ...
  • Can this Team India retain World Cup? January 6, 2015

    India on Tuesday named their final squad for the World Cup 2015. Ravindra Jadeja and Stuart Binny have been included as allrounders, whilst Axar Patel and Ravinchandran Ashwin offer spin options. The squad also features several fast bowlers with Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav and Ishant Sharma leading the...
  • Yuvraj Singh unlikely for 2015 World Cup squad: Sources January 5, 2015

    Sources have told CNN-IBN that though Yuvraj's name could come up for discussion at the selection meeting on Tuesday, the southpaw won't make it to India's final squad of 15 for the World Cup. ...
  • Have asked legislators to repay dues incurred on Brazil junket: Goa CM December 12, 2014

    Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said that he had told the legislators to pay the dues. "Not aware about 3 reminders, joined government last month," said Parsekar. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob December 11, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch: Training expert Vesna Jacob teaches yoga moves December 11, 2014

    The UN is to declare June 21 as World Yoga Day after Narendra Modi urged the world community to celebrate Indian yoga at the international level. "We are so excited that yoga will get international recognition," said a yoga instructor. ...
  • Srikkanth credits selectors for World Cup probables squad December 4, 2014

    Former Indian captain Krishnamachari Srikkanth said the Indian selectors did a fair job in excluding the senior players like Sehwag, Yuvraj, Gambhir, Harbhajan and Zaheer. ...
  • e Lounge: Steven Spielberg returns with the fourth chapter of Jurassic World November 27, 2014

    Slated to be released in June next year, the fourth edition in Jurassic Park film series- Jurassic World has already captured the attention of viewers across the world. A genetically modified dinosaur and the terror that it unleashes in Jurassic park is the main theme of the movie. ...
  • Viswanathan Anand loses World Chess Championship November 24, 2014

    Magnus Carlsen retained his world title, handing out a punishing defeat to Indian challenger Anand in the 11th round of their title match in Russia on Sunday. ...
  • World Chess Championship: Anand makes easy draw but Carlsen closer to title November 20, 2014

    Anand managed the easiest of draws in Game 9 against Carlsen but the Norwegian inched closer towards retaining his crown as he leads the Indian ace by a full point. ...
  • World Chess Championship: Viswanathan Anand plays out draw with Magnus Carlsen in Game 8 November 19, 2014

    In the eighth game of the World Chess Championship Viswanathan Anand playing with white pieces drew with Magnus Carlsen. ...
  • Modi, Abbott pose with World Cup trophy at Melbourne Cricket Ground November 18, 2014

    PM Narendra Modi attended a reception hosted by his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott at the Melbourne Cricket ground. Modi also posed with the 2015 Cricket world cup trophy. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 16, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • World Chess Championship: Anand held by Carlsen in Game 5 November 14, 2014

    Viswanathan Anand missed out on an opportunity to press for serious advantage and settled for a draw with defending champion Magnus Carlsen in the fifth game of the world chess championship. ...
  • World Chess Championship: Anand, Carlsen spilt points in Game 4 November 13, 2014

    World chess champion Magnus Carlsen and title challenger Viswanathan Anand decided to split points after 47 moves in their fourth game of the title match held in Russia. ...
  • 1st World War gave concept of daylight savings time November 12, 2014

    Even as First World War is remembered for Germany's crushing defeat, it also gave the world the concept of daylight savings time. It's now been 100 years since the First World War began. ...
  • World Chess Championship: Anand wins Game 3, draws level with Carlsen November 11, 2014

    In the Queen's Gambit Declined opening, playing white, Indian ace Anand started confidently and the moves progressed as per the book with the champion castling on the King side. ...
  • BWF suspends shuttler Lee Chong Wei over doping violation November 11, 2014

    Malaysia's world number one Lee Chong Wei has been provisionally suspended for an "apparent" anti-doping violation, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) said on Tuesday. ...
  • I want to keep on improving my game: Pankaj Advani November 10, 2014

    The 29-year old Pankaj Advani, speaking to the CNN IBN said he was not thinking so much about results as evolving into a better player in the future. ...