L K Advani

  • Assam violence a failure of the Centre: Advani August 8, 2012

    LK Advani came under fire during a debate on the situation in Assam in Parliament. ...
  • Sonia pushes Cong into an offensive against Advani August 8, 2012

    An angry Sonia Gandhi goaded Congress MPs to shout slogans after BJP leader LK Advani took a jibe at the UPA-II and accused the government of indulging in horsetrading to win votes in the House. ...
  • The Last Word: Why do MPs resort to disruptions in Parliament? August 8, 2012

    There was ruckus in Parliament on Wednesday after veteran Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani made a controversial remark against the UPA government. ...
  • The Last Word: Is Advani's criticism a proof of division in the BJP? June 1, 2012

    Is L K Advani's repeated public criticism of the BJP proof of deep divisions at the top of the party? ...
  • Talking Point: Did US push for India-Pak talks? March 3, 2010

    Foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan are scheduled to meet in New Delhi on Thursday. The United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said the Obama Administration favours resumption of direct talks between the two neighbours. Congress' Jayanthi Natarajan, BJP's Prakash Javadekar and Former Air Chief Air Marshal S P...
  • Challenges ahead of new BJP leadership March 28, 2010

    New Delhi: The end of Atal-Advani era has thrown up new challenges before the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). For the last three decades, it was this duo that managed and controlled the party but after L K Advani stepped down from the post of Opposition Leader in Lok Sabha on...
  • The Week That Wasn't: Cyrus talks to Advani November 29, 2009

    This week on the show Cyrus talks about the homage paid to the heroes and martyrs of the 26/11 and tells how leaders fought in Parliament over ex-gratia to be given to the martyrs families. He also speaks to L K Advani over Liberhan Commission report. ...
  • BJP plays down Advani's retirement plans September 29, 2009

    Leader of the opposition, LK Advani has expressed a desire to quit active politics. This apparantly was communicated in his meeting with Vishwa Teerth swamiji. But the developments are not being given too much importance by his party, which continues to play it down. ...
  • Is the BJP in need of young leaders? August 30, 2009

    CNN-IBN takes a look at the younger perspective of all that’s been making news. ...
  • Watch: Brajesh Mishra reveals all on Kandahar hijack August 27, 2009

    New Delhi: The ghost of Kandahar is back to haunt LK Advani. Former national security advisor, Brajesh Mishra said on Thursday that leader of the Opposition, L K Advani knew of all aspects of the terrorist swap after the Kandahar hijacking in 1999. ...
  • It's Advani-Jaitley camp vs BJP's economists July 11, 2009

    New Delhi: It seems pretty clear now that the Advani-Arun Jaitley camp is hitting out at the trio of Jaswant Singh, Yashwant Sinha and Arun Shourie. Even though the Budget Session of Parliament is in full swing, nothing has been heard from these top three leaders. ...
  • Watch: Nitish at NDA rally, wants Advani as PM May 11, 2009

    It was a defining moment of the General Elections 2009 when Narendra Modi and Janata Dal-United (JD-U) chief Nitish Kumar joined hands after avoiding each other in a month long election campaign. This really cheered up the NDA prime ministerial candidate LK Advani. With just a week left for the...
  • Family ties: Meet L K Advani's favourite people May 3, 2009

    Jayant, Pratibha and daughter-in-law Geetika are Advani's closest people. ...
  • Watch: Advani says there will be no mid-term polls April 30, 2009

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party's prime minister-in-waiting, L K Advani says the 2009 Lok Sabha elections will mark a milestone in the history of India. ...
  • Gujarat has a tradition of peaceful voting: Modi April 30, 2009

    "Gujarat has a tradition of peaceful voting. And I thank the people of Gujarat for coming out to vote," said Guajrat CM Narendra Modi. ...
  • Kings and Queens: The making of LK Advani April 26, 2009

    Find out how a boy from an affluent Sindhi family became a hardliner. ...
  • Kandahar, Afzal issues haunt India still April 25, 2009

    New Delhi: Two images have sharply polarised politics in our country - the release of terrorists in Kandahar in exchange of passengers by the NDA government in 1999 and the demand to hang Afzal Guru. Even after almost a decade, the sparring continues between the Congress and the BJP on...
  • Campaign 2009: Here are the news makers April 19, 2009

    One phase over for more to go, a look at campaigning for upcoming elections. ...
  • Watch: India's political biggies wage war of words April 17, 2009

    High drama marked by new lows- personal attacks that continued on Tuesday. More words between The PM , the Gandhis - LK Advani, and the BJPs star campaigner Narendra Modi. ...
  • BJP decided position on Varun issue, supports him March 31, 2009

    The BJP now seems to be backing Varun Gandhi completely, but the party took a few detours before they could figure out their position on the issue, since CNN-IBN first aired his alleged hate speech. ...
  • BJP targets Manmohan Singh, calls him weak PM March 28, 2009

    For the BJP, it's operation Manmohan Singh. The party is trying to make the 2009 poll a direct combat between L K Advani and Manmohan Singh. If 2004 was about Sonia Gandhi's foreign origin, 2009 is about Manmohan Singh taking orders from 10 Janpath. That's the way the BJP's campaign...
  • Cong won't bite bait, says politicians debate daily March 28, 2009

    New Delhi: The BJP prime ministerial candidate L K Advani slammed the UPA for being weak on terror and indulged in some nuclear muscle flexing as well by bringing up the Pokhran tests. He has also challenged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to a televised debate, quite like the ones in...
  • BJP plays terror politics again, criticises Govt for 26/11 February 18, 2009

    BJP issued a clarification last week on Narendra Modi's comments that local help was involved in the Mumbai blasts. The step was taken after Pakistan was quick to use the remark in its defence. But later the party must have felt that there was no need to be embarrassed...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country April 28, 2008

    Superstar Amitabh Bachchan has said in a democracy everybody is free to express themselves. Bachchan was reacting to noted script writer Salim Khan's comment on his television ads for Uttar Pradesh government saying "UP mein hai dum, kyunki jurm hai yahaan kum which means Uttar Pradesh is powerful because the...
  • Jabalpur prepares for L K Advani's rally February 6, 2008

    Jabalpur: BJP's Prime Minister in-waiting, L K Advani addressed a rally in Jabalpur in a short while. A series of rallies is planned as part of the Sankalp Yatra but that had to be put off due to a security threat. CNN-IBN correspondent Divyamanu Chaudhary joins us with the latest...
  • What made news in the country on Saturday October 13, 2007

    And a look at what else made news across the country today. ...