BATTLES

  • Campaign ends for first phase of polls in J&K, Jharkhand 5 days ago

    Srinagar/Ranchi: Campaigning for the first phase of polling on Tuesday for 15 assembly seats in Jammu and Kashmir and 13 Maoist-hit constituencies in Jharkhand ended on Sunday, with BJP hoping to continue its winning streak in the multi-cornered contests riding on the 'Modi wave'. 123 candidates are in the fray...
  • Watch: Battle for Jharkhand 6 days ago

    The 81 Assembly seats of Jharkhand goes to election next week in five phase polls. In this election special show, watch the issues haunting Jharkhand and what keeps the state from developing. ...
  • With no offers from BJP, Shiv Sena decides to skip swearing-in of Fadnavis as the Maharashtra CM October 30, 2014

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena has made it clear that it will not attend the swearing-in of the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Devendra Fadnavis as the Maharashtra Chief Minister on Friday. In the first BJP government in Maharashtra, 44-year-old Fadnavis, a four-time MLA from Nagpur, will be administered the oath of office...
  • A day before BJP legislature meet, Eknath Khadse stakes claim to be Maharashtra CM October 27, 2014

    Mumbai: The race for the Chief Minister's post in Maharashtra seems to be far from settled. Senior leader Eknath Khadse, too, has now thrown his hat into the ring saying that voters want a CM from North Maharashtra. Khadse has claimed that Devendra Fadnavis, who has got strong backing from...
  • No government formation without Shiv Sena support, says BJP ally RPI-A October 19, 2014

    Mumbai: BJP ally Republican Party of India (Athavale) today said no government in Maharashtra was possible without the support of Shiv Sena. "It seems BJP is not getting a clear majority. Nothing can happen without Shiv Sena's support. Both BJP and Shiv Sena need to think about forming the government in...
  • Election Cartoons: Congress headquarters after assembly poll results October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly and 90-member Haryana Assembly is in its final phase, here is what Cartoonist Neelabh sketch down the situation at Congress headquarters. ...
  • Election Cartoons: Maharashtra former CM Prithviraj Chavan after poll results October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly and 90-member Haryana Assembly is in its final phase, here is how Cartoonist Neelabh imagines Maharashtra former CM Prithviraj Chavan after poll results. ...
  • Election Cartoons: Haryana's CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda after poll results October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly and 90-member Haryana Assembly is in its final phase, here is what Cartoonist Neelabh imagines Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda after the poll results. ...
  • Election Cartoons: Probable alliance after Maharashtra assembly polls October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly and 90-member Haryana Assembly is underway, here is what Cartoonist Neelabh thinks are the possible alliance after the counting for Maharashtra assembly polls ends. ...
  • Election Cartoons: Congress's Narayan Rane after losing his seat October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly and 90-member Haryana Assembly is underway, here is what Cartoonist Neelabh thinks the Congress leader Narayan Rane would be going through after losing his seat....
  • Election Cartoons: Congress's spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly and 90-member Haryana Assembly is underway, here is Cartoonist Neelabh sketch of Congress's spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi. ...
  • Election Cartoons: BJP's Poonam Mahajan October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly and 90-member Haryana Assembly is underway, here is what Cartoonist Neelabh's imagination of Poonam Mahajan. ...
  • Election Cartoons: How will political Diwali look like in Maharashtra October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly is underway here is what Cartoonist Neelabh thinks how political parties will celebrate this Diwali. ...
  • Election Cartoons: How Amit Shah, Narendra Modi will celebrate this Diwali October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly and 90-member Haryana Assembly is underway, here is what Cartoonist Neelabh thinks how BJP will celebrate this Diwali. ...
  • Haryana polls: BJP leads in early trends in, INLD second October 19, 2014

    The BJP was leading over others in early trends of counting of votes available on Sunday from 90 seats in the Haryana assembly elections. As per the available trends, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was ahead on 30 assembly seats. It was followed by the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) which...
  • Election Cartoons: What Maharashtra, Haryana politicians are thinking before results October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly and 90-member Haryana Assembly is about to start, here is what Cartoonist Neelabh thinks the politicians must be thinking about before the results. ...
  • Election Cartoons: Maharashtra, Haryana politicians pray before results October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly and 90-member Haryana Assembly is about to start, here is what Cartoonist Neelabh thinks the politicians must be doing. ...
  • Battle for the States: Can the BJP dethrone the Congress governments in Haryana, Maharashtra? October 14, 2014

    CNN-IBN discusses the Narendra Modi wave and its impact on Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections with a panel of experts. ...
  • CBI moves Delhi HC seeking cancellation of OP Chautala's bail in teachers recruitment scam October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has approached the Delhi High Court seeking the cancellation of bail that has been granted to Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader and former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala in the teachers recruitment scam case. The CBI has said that Chautala's bail...
  • PM Modi promises to transform 'scam Haryana into skill Haryana' October 8, 2014

    Mahendergarh: Promising to transform "scam Haryana to skill Haryana", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asked the people of the state to elect a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government with clear majority with an aim to strengthen the state's ties with Delhi to transform its fortunes. Stressing on the importance...
  • Haryana: Modi to campaign in Hooda's stronghold Rohtak today October 8, 2014

    Rohtak: On the campaign trail ahead of the assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a rally in Rohtak which is the stronghold of Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. Rohtak is also the constituency that withstood the Modi wave during the Lok Sabha elections earlier this year in which...
  • Arms seized after gun battle with Maoists in Odisha September 11, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Police seized arms and ammunition from a forested area of Gajapati district after a brief gun battle with Maoists, an official said on Thursday. No casualties were reported from either side in the gunfight that took place Wednesday near Barimunda village, over 400 km from the state capital Bhubaneswar, superintendent...
  • J&K: Heavy firing between security forces and terrorists in Pulwama September 2, 2014

    Srinagar: In an early morning encounter on Tuesday, security forces engaged with terrorists in a gun battle in the Hanjan village of the Pulwama district. According to sources, one JeM commander is suspected to be involved in the gun battle. Security forces launched an operation in Hanjan village in Rajpora area...
  • 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' trailer: Smaug is back to cause havoc July 30, 2014

    The first trailer for 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' is finally out. And if you are fond of monsters, Middle Earth's dragon Smaug, and epic battles, the film is bound to wow you. Directed by Sir Peter Jackson, the impact of the trailer of the final Hobbit...
  • 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' and 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' take center stage at ComicCon July 28, 2014

    San Diego: The realm of Middle Earth and caped superheroes brought adventure and battle to Comic Con, as fans of Warner Bros' 'The Hobbit' and 'Batman v Superman' were treated to firstlook sneak peeks of the films on Saturday. The eager audience at the convention, most of whom had camped out...
  • Battle over price control: 50 drugs brought under price control sparks outrage July 19, 2014

    The government's decision to expand the number of drugs under price control has sparked a nationwide debate. While health industry experts have called the move unwarranted and arbitrary, many believe that there is nothing new in the current decision as a lot of drugs were already under the purview of...
  • Israel, Palestinians battle as Egyptianproposed Gaza ceasefire collapses July 15, 2014

    Gaza: Israel resumed air strikes in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, six hours after agreeing to an Egyptianproposed truce that failed to halt Hamas rocket attacks. "Hamas has fired 47 rockets since we suspended our strikes in Gaza (this morning). As a result, we have resumed our operation against Hamas," an...
  • Karisma Kapoor's estranged husband Sanjay Kapur seeks custody of their kids May 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Karisma Kapoor's estranged husband Sunjay Kapur has filed a petition in a family court here seeking custody of their two children. In the petition filed last month, Kapur has sought custody of their two children Samaira and Kiaan Raj. The move comes two years after the couple started living...
  • Modi vs Kejriwal vs Rahul: Can Google play kingmaker this Lok Sabha election? May 13, 2014

    The highdecibel election campaign to elect the prime minister of the world's largest democracy came to an end on Monday. While the Election Commission battles allegations and counterallegations over how 'fair' these elections were, it turns out that there is an external threat to these polls. According to a US...
  • LS polls: Mukhtar Ansari released on custody parole, to campaign in UP May 10, 2014

    Controversial UP legislator Mukhtar Ansari was on Saturday released on custody parole from Central Jail in Agra for a day to campaign for the Lok Sabha elections. Escorted by a large posse of security personnel, Ansari, whose Quami Ekta Dal is supporting the Congress in Varanasi and who is contesting from...