2014 Lok Sabha Polls

  • Markets hit lifetime highs as exit polls predict majority for NDA May 13, 2014

    Market analyst Rakesh Jhunjhunwala has said that this feels like the start of the mother of all bull runs in the markets. ...
  • With LS polls round the corner, Jayalalithaa steps up election campaign April 6, 2014

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is campaigning aggressively for the Lok Sabha elections as the AIADMK has chosen to go solo in the polls. She held a massive rally in Namakkal in Tamil Nadu. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show March 24, 2014

    In this episode, we get you all the buzz and activity in the run up to the crucial Lok Sabha polls. Plus, CJ voices from across the country on issues that matter to them this election season. ...
  • Change India: How can we reform country's administrative apparatus? February 22, 2014

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Network18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. In this series, 10 policy initiatives have been listed that will enable the next prime minister to combat the cancer of corruption in the country. ...
  • We have 'trimurti' leadership that has taken good decisions: Tewari January 11, 2014

    After Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said that he wanted to see NCP chief Sharad Pawar become the Prime Minister, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said, "I don't know the context in which Shinde made the statement. As far as Congress goes, we have a 'trimurti' leadership in...
  • AAP launches membership drive ahead 2014 Lok Sabha polls January 6, 2014

    The Aam Aadmi Party are launching a membership drive, starting from January 10, all across the country ahead of 2014 Lok Sabha polls. The move comes after the party declared that it will contest as many seats as possible in the general elections. The party is also urging their strongman...
  • Change India: Policies that will curb corruption January 4, 2014

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Network18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. In the first show of the series, 10 policy initiatives are listed that will enable the next prime minister to combat the cancer of corruption in the...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 31, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: AAP slashes power tariff, 50 pc cut for up to 400 units December 31, 2013

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is in a hurry as far as election promises made by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) are concerned. After announcing the scheme to supply 20,000 litres of free water to every household with metered connection on Monday, a day later Kejriwal delivered another of his...
  • Change India: The anthem December 31, 2013

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Network18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. The winners of India's Got Talent, The Shillong Chamber Choir, have composed an anthem for the series. ...
  • AIADMK passes resolution, declares Jayalalithaa as PM candidate January 6, 2014

    The AIADMK has passed a resolution declaring party supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa as the prime ministerial candidate. Jayalalithaa said, "Party cadres expressed their feelings. they have a right to do so. But whatever party wants to convey as its official stand has been conveyed in the...
  • Will fight to win if I get a ticket for 2014 polls: Kumar Vishwas January 6, 2014

    After its phenomenal debut in the Delhi assembly polls, the Aam Aadmi Party is looking to contest general elections in 2014. The party, however, has denied reports that new Kumar Vishwas will stand against Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi in Amethi. However, the party has not ruled out the possibility...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 10, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Captain James' wife asks PM to bring him back December 10, 2013

    It has been eight days since the body of her 11-year-old son has been kept in the morgue in the hope that her husband Captain Sunil James gets back to see him for one last time and perform his last rites. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey November 8, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Is Congress paranoid about 2014 polls, Narendra Modi? November 8, 2013

    Seeking a ban on opinion polls, pulling out its spokespersons from any debate on poll surveys, the Congress is now hitting out at global investment firm Goldman Sachs for predicting positive results for the Indian economy on the basis of opinion polls which show that Narendra Modi-led NDA could win...
  • News 360: Congress slams Goldman Sachs for predicting growth if NDA wins polls November 8, 2013

    The Congress Party in a paranoid mode as Assembly elections in five states near. If it proposed a ban on opinion polls yesterday, today it hit out at investment bank Goldman Sachs for predicting strong economic growth if the NDA sweeps into office next year. The investment bank defended its...
  • Cong says opinion polls not in interest of democracy, misguides people November 3, 2013

    Four days after CNN-IBN projected a loss for the Congress in the next Lok Sabha polls, a rattled Congress is seeking restrictions on opinion polls. The Congress has written to the Election Commission saying the polls are not scientific, lack credibility and could be misused. Party spokesperson Rashid Alvi said,...
  • Unfortunate that some people weaken fight against terror for votes: BJP October 28, 2013

    BJP leader Arun Jaitley has said that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar cannot escape responsibility by saying there were no intelligence inputs on Patna blasts. "We are still living in a vulnerable security environment. It is unfortunate that some people have weakened the fight against terror for the sake of...
  • Preparations in full swing for Modi's Hunkar rally in Patna October 27, 2013

    Preparations are in full swing in Patna as BJP's prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday will address party's Hunkar rally at Gandhi Maidan. The venue of the rally has been painted saffron and huge cut outs of Modi can be seen in every part of...
  • Yeddyurappa calls Advani, Rajnath for KJP, BJP alliance October 20, 2013

    Former Karnataka BJP strongman BS Yeddyurappa has written to the BJP President Rajnath Singh and senior leader LK Advani requesting an alliance between his party- the Karnataka Janata Paksha and the BJP. He said, "On the basis of the BJP supporting NDA, we have asked them to call us for...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on Congress using Priyanka to counter Modi in polls October 20, 2013

    This week on the show, Cyrus Broacha takes on Allahabad Congress which passed a resolution asking Priyanka Gandhi to contest 2014 Lok Sabha polls. ...
  • Is Gandhi dynasty Congress' real calling card? October 16, 2013

    The Allahabad Congress on Tuesday passed a resolution demanding that Priyanka Gandhi should contest polls from Phoolpur, which was once the constituency of former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru. The Allahabad Congress has forwarded the resolution to the party President Sonia Gandhi. ...
  • Will Priyanka Gandhi play a larger role in 2014 elections? October 15, 2013

    The 2014 general election will be a litmus test for congress vice President Rahul Gandhi. While the party tried its best to play down the Modi factor and avoid making the elections a Rahul vs Modi battle they couldn't avoid the inevitable. It now seems that the party is thinking of...
  • Is Rahul Gandhi ready to take charge of Congress in 2014? October 9, 2013

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi while addressing rallies in two towns of Uttar Pradesh indicated his willingness to take the charge of the party, if it comes to power in 2014. He also hinted at the change of guard in the Congress after 2014 Lok Sabha polls. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 17, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 13, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • BJP witnesses the big generational shift as Modi is anointed BJP PM candidate September 13, 2013

    Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was anointed as Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 Lok Sabha polls. The announcement was made by party President Rajnath Singh at the BJP Parliamentary Board meeting even after LK Advani clearly opposed the decision. ...
  • Modi in, Advani out: Can Modi's brand of politics win BJP the 2014 elections? September 13, 2013

    The BJP on Friday, came out of the shadows of Vajpayee and Advani to name Gujarat Chief Minister and party's election campaign committee chief Narendra Modi as the party's prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 12, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...