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  • World Chess Championship: Anand makes easy draw but Carlsen closer to title 8 hours 43 minutes ago

    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 Yesterday

    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 2 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • World Chess Championship: Anand held by Carlsen in Game 5 6 days ago

    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. ...
  • Viswanathan Anand should attack more in future games: Praveen Thipsay November 10, 2014

    Former Indian Chess Grandmaster, Praveen Thipsay tells CNN-IBN that Viswanathan Anand's strong point is attack rather than defence. Anand currently trails Magnus Carlsen in World Chess Championship....
  • Watch: UK Indians offer silent prayer to mark 100 years of World War 1 November 10, 2014

    The UK-Indian community in London marked the centenary of Indian soldiers in the World War 1 in 1914 with silent prayers. ...
  • Viswanathan Anand faces Magnus Carlsen in World Championship rematch November 8, 2014

    Anand freed from the shackles of the World Champion title and remained unbeaten as he clinched the Candidates tournament in Siberia earlier this year. ...
  • Watch: India showcases tourist attractions at World Travel Market in UK November 7, 2014

    India showcases new tourist attractions at World Travel Market at the Excel Centre, as tourism season begins in India. ...
  • Watch where the Berlin Wall once stood November 5, 2014

    This November, Germany is commemorating the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall that separated East and West Berlin. Once an iconic symbol of the Cold War, it is difficult to find any evidence of it in Berlin today. ...
  • Pankaj Advani beats Robert Hall to win 12th world title October 30, 2014

    Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani claimed another world title by convincingly beating Robert Hall of the UK in the World Billiards Championship finals in the Timed Format....
  • CNN-IBN shares 33 per cent of total viewership, tops English news channels' chart September 25, 2014

    CNN-IBN after the CNN world exclusive interview of Prime Minister Modi shares 33 per cent of total viewership. The channel tops the English news channels' chart leaving closest competitor way back. ...
  • #TheModiInterview trends on Twitter, most talked about on social media September 21, 2014

    As Fareed Zakaria sits with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to talk the CNN world exclusive interview went viral on Social Media. The hashtag #TheModiInterview kept on trending throughout Sunday on Twitter and Facebook. ...
  • Experts hail Modi interview, say PM not responsible for all statements by party members September 21, 2014

    Reacting to Narendra Modi interview with CNN's Fareed Zakaria, experts says the PM has rigntly struck the chord. His words will boost confidence in country. ...
  • Modi's interview to boost confidence in the country: Experts September 21, 2014

    Analysing the Modi's CNN world exclusive interview, experts say that the interview will boost confidence in the country....
  • We cannot question patriotism of Muslims, CPI supports PM's statement September 21, 2014

    CPI leader Reddy says that the PM rightly said that patriotism of Muslims can not be questioned. ...
  • We need to be more realistic, says businessman on Modi's China remark September 21, 2014

    Reacting to the 'We need not to copy China, but reclaim our lost glory' remark on PM Modi in CNN world exclusive interview, businessman Mohandas Pal says China is way ahead of us and we can not ignore their model of growth. ...
  • PM should practice what he preaches: Singhvi September 21, 2014

    Reacting on 'Muslim of India will live and die for India.' remark Abhishek Manu Singhvi of Congress said that the Prime Minister Narendra modi should practice what he preaches. ...
  • Watch: PM Modi's CNN World Exclusive interview at 4:30 PM September 21, 2014

    This is the first interview by Prime Minister Narendra Modi after he took the charge. Modi speaks to CNN's Fareed Zakaria just a few days before his visit to the US. Watch the full interview on CNNIBN at 4:30 PM on on Sunday. ...
  • Humanism is BJP's ideology, Harsh Vardhan reacts to Modi's statement September 19, 2014

    The patriotism of Indian Muslims cannot be questioned, asserted Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his first ever international interview since assuming office. ...
  • Suspended Saeed Ajmal targets World Cup 2015 for comeback September 15, 2014

    Pakistan's suspended offspinner Saeed Ajmal has not given up hope on playing in the 2015 World Cup to be cohosted by Australia and New Zealand. ...
  • Women in ISIS have their own media channel September 14, 2014

    ISIS has its own female brigade who serve their extremist ideas. These women have their own media channels and actively post blogs. 15 per cent of ISIS recruitment's are considered to be women. From firing an AK47 to cleaning weapons, they know it all. ...
  • Shooter Jitu Rai wins silver at World Championship, books Olympic berth September 9, 2014

    Jitu became the first Indian shooter to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics after bagging a quota place with an impressive silver medalfinish at the World Championships. ...
  • Sachin Tendulkar backs India to defend the World Cup title September 4, 2014

    Sachin backed Team India to defend the 50over World Cup, and said that Dhoni's team has the perfect mix of players to do well down under early next year. ...
  • PV Sindhu happy after winning bronze in World Badminton Championships September 2, 2014

    PV Sindhu told CNNIBN that she was happy with her performance at World Badminton Championships and is now looking forward to Asian Games. ...