GUJARAT

  • Kunal Vijaykar urges people to vote, says Mumbai will remain a part of Maharashtra October 15, 2014

    Actor Kunal Vijaykar urged the people of Maharashtra to cast their vote in the ongoing Maharashtra assembly elections. "Mumbai is never going to get separated out of Maharashtra and enter Gujarat. I don't think that is a real fear at all," said Vijaykar. ...
  • Gujarat rolls out the red carpet for Chinese president Xi Jinping September 17, 2014

    President Xi Jinping is in India and breaking with protocol, he began his threeday India trip from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state. Both sides have hit the ground running two crucial MoUs have been already signed but more importantly Modi and President Xi seem to have hit...
  • Bypoll results: Wake up call for the BJP? September 16, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party which ruled the roost in Lok Sabha elections got a kind of wake up call with the bypoll results as the party has suffered major setbacks in key states like Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat. ...
  • Bypoll results: Has BJP's strategy of polarising electorate backfired? September 16, 2014

    The 33 Assembly and 3 Lok Sabha seats bypoll results have surely come as a big shocker for the ruling BJP at the Centre. After a resounding victory in the Lok Sabha elections in May, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led BJP has tasted its first major defeat. The biggest...
  • Bypoll jolt to BJP after massive win in Lok Sabha polls September 16, 2014

    The BJP has received a jolt in the bypolls ahead of assembly polls in Maharashtra and Haryana. In Uttar Pradesh, the BJP which almost swept the Lok Sabha polls has managed to win just 2 out of total 11 assembly seats that went to bypolls. The ruling Samajwadi Party has...
  • Ahmedabad decked up to welcome PM Narendra Modi September 16, 2014

    Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's homecoming, Ahmedabad is all decked up to welcome him. The city is prepared to host Modi's meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday. The duo will visit Hridaykunj and will then go on to the Sabarmati riverfront, one of state's showpiece projects. ...
  • Ahmedabad prepares to host PM Modi and the Chinese President September 16, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping are scheduled to visit Ahmedabad on Wednesday. This will be Modi's first visit to the state after becoming the Prime Minister and Xi's first to the subcontinent. From the airport to the upmarket areas of Vastrapur, and beyond, the civic body...
  • Modi ignored Gujarat constituency after becoming the PM, says Jatin Kella September 13, 2014

    In an interview to CNNIBN, Congress candidate Jatin Kella said that after Narendra Modi became the Prime Minister of India he ignored the Gujarat constituency. ...
  • Gujarat bypolls: Voting begins for 1 Lok Sabha, 9 assembly seats September 13, 2014

    Polling has begun in Gujarat for nine assembly segments and one Lok Sabha segment. Congress has fielded Jatin Kella against Suresh Patel of the Bharatiya Janata Party. ...
  • Harsimrat Kaur Badal says Modi has the drive and vision for a better India September 3, 2014

    Minister of Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal in an interview to CNNIBN said that majority people back Prime Minister Narendra Modi's growth. "PM Modi is replicating the Gujarat Model at a national level," said Badal. ...
  • Watch: Celebrations outside BJP office in Ahmedabad as Amit Shah made party chief July 9, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday announced Amit Shah as the new party President. The announcement was made by the party's Parliamentary Board which met on Wednesday to nominate Shah. ...
  • TV18 launches Gujarati business channel CNBC Bajar July 1, 2014

    July 1 marks the launch of TV18's latest venture, CNBC Bajar, which is the first Gujarati language business channel. It is partnered by Infibeam.Com in association with Adani and Ganesh Housing. The channel offers a mix of live markets coverage and feature shows. ...
  • Budget Yatra: Watch industrialists from Gujarat, West Bengal speak June 28, 2014

    With the union budget due to be tabled on the 10 July, we industrialists in Gujarat and West Bengal to know their expectations from the Central government. ...
  • Budget yatra: Story of the Gujarat model June 26, 2014

    The Union Budget will be tabled on the 10 July and ahead of that, we meet industrialists in Gujarat to understand the much talked about model of the state, the Gujarat model. ...
  • Budget yatra: Meet the family who gave up their land for Nano plant in Gujarat June 24, 2014

    In Sanand district of Gujarat, a family gave up its farms to the TATAs for just one rupee for the setting up of the NANO plant. "When my father came to know Tata Motors were coming to Gujarat to set up the Nano plant, he told the state government that...
  • Watch: Safety tips to beat the heat wave June 6, 2014

    North India is in the grip of an extreme heat wave with many states recording highest temperatures in years. Delhi recorded its hottest day in five years on Thursday with the maximum temperature soaring to 44.7 degree Celsius, that is 4 degrees above normal. CNNIBN takes calls of people across...
  • North India continues to reel under severe heat wave June 6, 2014

    Even as Monsoon hit Kerala on Friday, North India continues to reel under severe heat wave. ...
  • Goodbye to 1.25 crore Gujaratis, says Modi as he leaves for Delhi May 22, 2014

    India's PMelect Narendra Modi has left or Delhi. At the Ahmedabad airport, he bid goodbye to the people of Gujarat. ...
  • Wish Anandiben Patel good luck as CM of Gujarat: Gopinath Munde May 22, 2014

    Anandiben Patel, the Gujarat revenue minister and key Narendra Modiaide, will be formally elected as the new Chief Minister of Gujarat later on Thursday. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 21, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Narendra Modi is the pride of Gujarat: Anandiben Patel May 21, 2014

    Anandiben Patel is set to be the Gujarat Chief Minister after Narendra Modi relinquishes his post this evening. At a farewell speech for Modi, Anandiben said Gujarat was proud to have a son of the soil become the Prime Minister. ...
  • Modi's Gujarat model has worked its magic nationwide: Amit Shah May 16, 2014

    Speaking to IBN18 EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai, BJP General Secretary Amit Shah said that Narendra Modi's Gujarat model has worked its magic across the country. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Exit polls project NDA win, what next? May 13, 2014

    The post poll surveys have given the Bharatiya Janata Partyled National Democratic Alliance a clear mandate with mission 272 being well within its reach this Lok Sabha election. While the BJP has welcomed the polls and is confident of victory under the leadership of its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi,...
  • Watch: Who will replace Narendra Modi as Gujarat CM? May 13, 2014

    With exit polls predicting Narendra Modi will move to the Prime Minister's office. 72year old Anandiben Patel, the senior most minister in Modi's cabinet in Gujarat, is tipped to take over as state chief minister. She has been minister in Gujarat since 1998 and is a close confidante of Modi....
  • Modi's successor will continue development work in Gujarat: BJP May 13, 2014

    Om Prakash Mathur of the Gujarat BJP said that a meeting was called on Tuesday to take stock of development work in Gujarat because Narendra Modi may not be in office for long. ...
  • Congress has gone on a disastrous course under Rahul: BJP May 13, 2014

    The political parties have reacted on the exit poll figures on expected lines. There are no prizes for guessing what the BJP said. ...
  • Best of Open Mike: Patna & Vadodara chaupals May 6, 2014

    With the 2014 Lok Sabha elections underway, CNNIBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Patna as a part of special series 'Open Mike'. Standing at the Gandhi Ghat, she asks the citizen of Bihar whether the Hindi heartland has been left behind by the rest of India. She also visits the...
  • UPA's Snoopgate inquiry: Is it a sign of desperation? May 2, 2014

    The government is going ahead with a probe into the Gujarat snoopgate scandal. It will appoint a judge to head the probe panel by May 16 before the new government is formed. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey May 2, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: UPA to set up probe panel over Gujarat Snoopgate case May 2, 2014

    The government is going ahead with a probe into the Gujarat snoopgate scandal. It will appoint a judge to head the probe panel by May 16 before the new government is formed. ...