CNN-IBN takes out 30 Minutes to look at issues of national interest and issues that have got the nation talking.

30 Minutes: Exploring fault lines in Assam following NDFB(S) onslaught


30 Minutes: Exploring fault lines in Assam following NDFB(S) onslaught

In December 2014, at least 81 persons, mostly Adivasis, were killed in serial attacks by NDFB(S) terrorists across many districts in Assam, retaliatory violence and police firing to control mobs. CNN-IBN's Subhajit Sengupta visits Sonitpur, one of the violence affected areas in Assam, to explore the fault lines of the state.

08:02 PM, Feb 01, 2015
30 Minutes: Life and times of Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee

The life and times of Bharat Ratna and India's former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

12:02 AM, Dec 28, 2014
30 Minutes: 15 children go missing in every 1 hour

In a country where 3,000 children are born every hour, the fact that children go missing hardly matters. Parents of these missing children say that they get little or no help from the police. In India 370 children go missing every day.

12:09 AM, Nov 17, 2014
30 Minutes: Modi-Shah leadership takes BJP to new heights

The all-charged up leadership of Narendra Modi and Amit Shah led BJP to register record victories in the Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana.

10:58 PM, Oct 20, 2014
Watch: The story of Narendra Modi

Once shunned by world powers, Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister of the largest democracy, takes giant steps in showcasing India on the global platform. Watch the story of Narendra Modi in this week's '30 Minutes' show.

12:49 PM, Sep 28, 2014
30 Minutes: Going Viral

With internet becoming the new television, platforms like YouTube has opened up a new vista of entertainment for people of all ages.

12:44 PM, Sep 21, 2014
30 minutes: No justice for victims even a year after Muzaffarnagar riots

It has been a year since the communal clashes broke out in Muzaffarnagar. CNN-IBN revisits Muzaffarnagar to find out if the divide between Hindus and Muslims has deepened and if the wounds are healed.

01:47 PM, Sep 07, 2014
30 minutes: The aftermath of Muzaffarnagar riots

Four months after six women came forward and registered cases of rape, none of the accused have been arrested till date. The Special Investigation Team handling these cases has asked the police to nab 22 accused, some of whom were roaming freely when CNN-IBN team traveled to Phugana village in Muzaffarnagar.

11:20 PM, Jan 18, 2014
30 Minutes: Inside China

The programme covers all about rise and success of China as well as the challenges facing the country. China has changed its face in the recent past with Beijing and Shanghai emerging beaming with skyscrapers.

08:12 PM, Jan 11, 2014
30 Minutes: Why is Mumbai crumbling?

CNN-IBN brings you how builder-politician-bureaucrat nexus is choking Mumbai and why housing policies like slum, clusters redevelopment have failed?

09:58 PM, Nov 02, 2013
30 Minutes: No country for children

The programme shows the plight of children suffering from Encephalitis. Encephalitis is an acute inflammation of the brain.

11:06 PM, Oct 26, 2013
30 Minutes: Girls in bondage

CNN-IBN investigation exposes how minor girls are sold as domestic labour to illegal placement agencies which in turn run trafficking racket. The investigation exposes how minor girls are trafficked from rural India and sold in metros.

08:38 PM, Oct 19, 2013
30 Minutes: Military - The Apolitical Force

Has Former Army chief General VK Singh's claims that money from the secret fund was used to pay Kashmiri politicians damaged the credibility of the Army?

02:14 PM, Sep 29, 2013
30 Minutes: Lynched, exiled and killed - India's dishonour killings

In a suspected case of honour killing, a couple was lynched in Haryana on Wednesday. This came after they allegedly eloped from their village to get married.

08:51 PM, Sep 21, 2013
30 Minutes: 48 people died in communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar

Three days after Muzaffarnagar riots, which shook the foundation of communal harmony in Uttar Pradesh, the death toll on Wednesday increased to 48. According to reports, 42 people have died in Muzaffarnagar while six died overnight in the adjoining towns. Curfew will be relaxed from 10 am to 5 pm.

11:35 PM, Sep 14, 2013
30 Minutes: Has India become 'No country for women'?

Women in Delhi and Mumbai share the candid stories of daily sexual harassment.

08:01 PM, Sep 07, 2013
30 Minutes: Diaries of rape survivors

The rape victims share their trauma and the stigma that they go through after they survive the untoward incident.

09:40 AM, Sep 02, 2013
30 Minutes: Saving our rhinos

Around Two-thirds of the world's famed one-horned rhinoceroses live at Kaziranga National Park.

09:39 PM, Aug 24, 2013
30 Minutes: Jiah Khan's suicide puts focus on the grim world of Bollywood

Young actor Jiah Khan's suicide reminds us of the long and lonely battle that Bollywood stars go through to achieve success. It reveals the grim picture behind all the fame and glitz.

10:52 PM, Jul 06, 2013
30 Minutes: The massive damage Uttarakhand suffered due to floods

Thousands of people have lost their lives in the flood-hit Uttarakhand state. The survivors remember the fateful day when they lost their relatives, homes. The state has also witnessed infrastructure loss with hundreds of roads, bridges damaged in the rain-ravaged state.

06:19 PM, Jun 29, 2013