• There's no Modi wave, I've got a tremendous response: Jaswant Singh Yesterday

    Jaswant Singh is contesting as in Independent candidate from Barmer. He was expelled from the BJP for filing his nomination as an Independent. ...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Rajasthan 2 days ago

    With the 2014 Lok Sabha elections underway, CNN-IBN's Swati Vashishtha visits various cities in Rajasthan to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituencies. Rajasthan has 25 Parliamentary constituencies. ...
  • Watch: Which way are the people of Jaipur likely to vote? 2 days ago

    Congress leader CP Joshi is pitted against BJP's Rajyavardhan Rathore in the rural seat of Jaipur this Lok Sabha election. ...
  • 2014 Lok Sabha elections: Azharuddin confident of winning from Tonk April 4, 2014

    After initial confusion over his seat, the Congress has fielded former cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin from Tonk in Rajasthan. Confident of a win, Azharuddin said his focus is now on ensuring the welfare of farmers. Here's a transcript of Azharuddin and his wife Sangeeta Bijlani's interview: CNN-IBN: This is a different...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Will Congress gain from BJP infighting in Barmer? March 29, 2014

    Barmer: The Bharatiya Janata Party this election season is facing major rebellion from its senior leaders. All eyes are on Barmer where senior leader Jaswant Singh faces expulsion if he does not withdraw his nomination as an Independent from his home town. Barmer is locked in a three-corner electoral battle...
  • After infighting over LS tickets, BJP struck by tweet controversy March 24, 2014

    New Delhi: With the Bharatiya Janata Party already battling dissent as senior party leader Jaswant Singh filed his nomination as an Independent from Barmer, party president Rajnath Singh stirred fresh controversy by first tweeting vote for a BJP government, then changing it to Modi government. Hoping to ride on the...
  • BJP infighting: Jaswant likely to file nomination as Independent today March 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party is dealing with a war within and the split in the party's top leadership is out in the open. Senior BJP leader Jaswant Singh will file his nomination from Barmer as an Independent on Monday after his party refused to oblige him with a...
  • I've worked for BJP for so many years, why should I quit, asks Jaswant Singh March 23, 2014

    Jaipur: The Bharatiya Janata Party which is seen as the challenger to the Congress-led UPA in the coming Lok Sabha elections is in crisis with senior party leaders expressing their displeasure over the functioning the party. There were infighting in the BJP over the Lok Sabha ticket distribution but senior...
  • Jaswant Singh supporters on rampage, burn Narendra Modi's effigy March 22, 2014

    Barmer: A day after senior BJP leader Jaswant Singh was denied ticket from Barmer in Rajasthan, his supporters went on rampage destroying posters of Narendra Modi and burning his effigies. Jaswant Singh, a sitting MP from Darjeeling, had expressed his willingness to contest the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections from his...
  • Want to prove pollsters wrong in 2014 election: Sachin Pilot March 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Rajasthan Congress President and MP Sachin Pilot wants to prove the pollsters wrong in his state. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Pilot tried to downplay him being ranked highest in MP performance card done by the ADR. He said, "Jury is out on that and we will know the real...
  • Rajasthan: Fire breaks out in Udaipur's Sheraton Hotel March 1, 2014

    Jaipur: A major fire broke out in Udaipur's Sheraton Hotel on Saturday morning. Fire tenders rushed to the spot and are toiling to douse the flames. Five teams of fire tenders have been pressed into service. The plush hotel is situated near Fateh Sagar Lake in Rajasthan's Udaipur. ...
  • Rajasthan CM announces relief package for farmers after hailstorm February 28, 2014

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Friday announced a relief package for farmers hit by crop damage due to hailstorm over the past three days in the state. Affected farmers from 21 districts will get Rs 4,500 per hectare for non irrigated land and Rs 9,000 per hectare for...
  • Rajasthan: IAS officer charged with rape, police clueless about his whereabouts February 25, 2014

    Jaipur: A month after suspended IAS officer BB Mohanty was charged with rape and sexual exploitation, the police are still clueless about his whereabouts. The 23-year-old IAS aspirant who alleged rape and sexual exploitation by him is now demanding a CBI probe. She said her family is being threatened. The...
  • Sexual assault: Charges against Asaram to be read out in Jodhpur court February 13, 2014

    Jaipur: The session's court in Jodhpur is expected to read out charges against self-styled godman Asaram in the sexual assault on minor case on Thursday. The charges framed against Asaram and his co-accused include rape, wrongful confinement, criminal conspiracy and intimidation. The session's court retained all the charges slapped against...
  • Trouble for Vadra, Rajasthan BJP MPs seek probe into his land deals February 9, 2014

    Jaipur: Trouble seems to be brewing for Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra as five BJP MPs from Rajasthan have written to Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje demanding investigation into the land deals by him. With Lok Sabha elections just round the corner, the Rajasthan Revenue Borad has put the...