• Sonia takes charge of Congress campaign, BJP says Rahul failed 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Hours after Congress President Sonia Gandhi appealed to the voters through a television address asking them to choose between politics of unity and politics of hate, the Bharatiya Janata Party called it an act of desperation. The BJP said that it was a sure sign of lack of...
  • Varun Gandhi files his nomination from Sultanpur 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party leader Varun Gandhi filed his nomination from Sultanpur on Tuesday for the Lok Sabha elections. Varun also held a roadshow before filing his papers. He is up against Congress's Amita Singh in the constituency. Meanwhile, Varun's estranged cousin Priyanka Gandhi will address party workers in...
  • Want a diligent MP who works for the constituency: Muslim voters 1 week ago

    CNN-IBN Parikshit Luthra spoke to some Muslim Voters in Chandni Chowk, they said that statements made by Muslim leaders don't matter, they will vote for the candidate of their choice. ...
  • Watch: 77-year-old Chandni Chowk resident comes to vote on wheelchair 1 week ago

    It's a three-way battle in Chandni Chowk with Congress' s Kapil Sibal, BJP's Harshvardhan and AAP's Ashutosh in the fray. ...
  • Priyanka may get a larger role if Cong sits in the Opposition: Sources April 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The Congress has clarified party leader Janardhan Dwivedi's statement about a bigger role for Priyanka Gandhi in politics. According to sources, she could be given a larger role if the Congress fails to form the government in the Centre after the 2014 polls. Sources also say that Priyanka...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Chandni Chowk, East Delhi April 3, 2014

    Out of the seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi, the most keenly watched election will be the one for the Chandni Chowk constituency where Congress's Kapil Sibal, AAP's Ashutosh and BJP's Harsh Vardhan are contesting. Just days to go before 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN's Parikshit Luthra visits Chandni Chowk...
  • Congress rejigs party posts ahead of LS elections April 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Congress party has reallocated work ahead of voting for the Lok Sabha elections. Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari has been appointed as the Congress's new media in-charge. Former Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot has been made incharge of Gujarat, while Union Minister Kumari Selja has been...
  • Congress stronghold Chandni Chowk now a three-legged battleground April 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Union Minister and sitting Chandni Chowk MP Kapil Sibal has no time to rest; he won his last Lok Sabha elections against the BJP by over two lakh votes, but this time the stakes are higher. Sibal faces tough opposition from state BJP president Harshvardhan and former journalist...
  • Rashid Alvi writes to Sonia, says he can defeat Modi in Varanasi March 31, 2014

    New Delhi: As the Congress remains undecided on who should be its candidate from Varanasi against Bharatiya Janata Parime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, more party leaders are expressing desire to contest from the temple town. Congress leader Rashid Alvi has written to party...
  • Watch: On campaign trail with Sibal, Harshvardhan, Ashutosh March 29, 2014

    Out of the seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi, the most keenly watched election will be the one for the Chandni Chowk constituency. Two-time Congress MP Kapil Sibal is facing tough opposition from BJP's Harshvardhan and Aam Aadmi Party's Ashutosh. CNN-IBN caught up with them on the campaign trail. ...
  • Saharanpur Congress candidate threatens to chop Modi into pieces March 28, 2014

    New Delhi: In what could be a huge embarrassment for the Congress in the run up to the Lok Sabha elections, party's Saharanpur candidate Imran Masood has threatened to kill Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. A video has surfaced showing Masood addressing a gathering and claiming to...
  • Setback for Congress, Manish Tewari not to contest Lok Sabha polls March 25, 2014

    New Delhi: In a setback to the Congress party, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari will not contest the Lok Sabha polls. A few days ago, Tewari agreed to contest polls and his name was doing the rounds for the Ludhiana seat. The Congress has fielded Ravneet Bittu from Ludhiana....
  • A Billion Votes: BJP denies Barmer seat to Jaswant Singh March 21, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has denied the Barmer seat to senior leader Jaswant Singh, who wanted to contest from there, and instead given the ticket to Colonel Sona Ram Choudhary. Jaswant, who has been fielded from Dahod in Gujarat, had expressed his desire to contest from his home town Barmer....
  • LS polls: Captain Amarinder Singh to take on Arun Jaitley in Amritsar March 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Former chief minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh said that he was ready to take on BJP leader Arun Jaitley from Amritsar. Speaking to CNN-IBN he said, "I have only heard this last night. I had told Congress president that I would like to concentrate on my own...
  • Infighting, groupism come to the fore in Congress primaries March 15, 2014

    New Delhi: In January 2014, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi had announced that for the first, time his party will hold primaries or internal elections to choose candidates for the Lok Sabha polls. "We must open doors to the 21st century. The Congress party's doors have been closed, we need...