• Vote with clarity and purpose, and make it count

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    A vote is meant to be a secret ballot, but here is an honest confession: last Thursday, as I entered the polling booth, I was...

  • Can Bhaichung Bhutia score for the Trinamool Congress from Darjeeling? 12 hours 21 minutes ago

    Trinamool Congress has fielded former Indian soccer captain Bhaichung Bhutia from Darjeeling constituency in West Bengal. In an interview to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Bhutia talks about the 2014 Lok Sabha elections and his constituency. ...
  • Is Bollywood divided at election time? 12 hours 28 minutes ago

    Known to be fence sitters otherwise, many Bollywood biggies are voicing their stand this elections - and BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi it appears has split Bollywood down the middle. While his son Salman Khan was seen vouching for senior Congress leader Gurudas Kamat, celebrated scriptwriter Salim Khan unveiled the...
  • Halfway through 2014 elections: Is it too early to call it a wave elections? 12 hours 32 minutes ago

    A large number of voters exercised their franchise across 121 constituencies in 12 states in the fifth and the biggest phase of Lok Sabha elections on April 17. While some seats witnessed a massive rush of voters pushing the turnout to well over 70 per cent, several others saw a...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 13 hours 9 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch: Largest phase of polling in Lok Sabha elections begins Yesterday

    Watch the debate on CNN-IBN's special election show as 121 constituencies across 12 states go to vote in the fifth phase of elections. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai Yesterday

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Do the 2002 riots no longer haunt Modi's politics? Yesterday

    Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that the people will love him when they know him. Making his point clear on his candidature from Varanasi seat, Modi in an interview to ANI said, "I am not going to Varanasi to defeat anyone. I am going...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai @ ground zero: Campaign trail in Bangalore South 2 days ago

    Out of the 28 Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka, the most keenly watched will be the Bangalore South constituency where six-time BJP MP Ananth Kumar will contest against UIDAI chairman Nandan Nilekani who is contesting on the Congress ticket. In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, IBN18...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 2 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Transgenders get recognition: Will SC ruling end discrimination? 2 days ago

    In a landmark judgment, the Supreme Court has given recognition to transgenders as the third gender. The apex court has directed the Central and state governments to treat them as socially and economically backward classes. ...
  • Does the Gandhi family brand name still have political appeal? 2 days ago

    In battle ground Uttar Pradesh, there has been a war of words between estranged cousins Varun and Priyanka Gandhi. As BJP MP Varun Gandhi was being showered with flowers on way to his nomination in Sultanpur, 50 kms away in Amethi cousin Priyanka was hurling brick bats at him. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 3 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Has Sonia Gandhi undermined the Office of the Prime Minister? 3 days ago

    As Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's 10-year tenure comes to an end, two tell-all books by former bureaucrats have delivered another strong blow to his already battered image. While the PM's former media advisor Sanjaya Baru's book claims that his decisions were monitored and dictated by Congress President Sonia Gandhi, former...
  • AAP aims to defeat both Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi: Kejriwal 3 days ago

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal spoke to Rajdeep Sardesai on Google Hangout. He says AAP aims to defeat both Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi in their constituencies as they stand for corruption. ...