LK Advani

  • News 360: Huge turnout on first poll phase in Assam, Tripura 07-04-2014 08:15 PM

    An estimated 72 per cent of the 64.4 lakh voters exercised their franchise peacefully in five Lok Sabha constituencies in Assam sealing the electoral fate of 51 contestants, including two union ministers in the first phase. ...
  • Narendra Modi misused CM office to tap phones of women: Rahul Gandhi 07-04-2014 05:41 PM

    Rahul Gandhi hit out at Narendra Modi over the snoopgate scandal during his rally in Karnataka. ...
  • Has Narendra Modi made the BJP a one-man show? 24-03-2014 10:02 PM

    A tweet by BJP president Rajnath Singh has further fueled confusion as his tweet saying 'it's time for BJP' was hastily changed to 'time for Modi'. The tagline drafted after much discussion was intended to focus the entire campaign on the party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. ...
  • Denied LS ticket due to close proximity to Advani: Harin Pathak 23-03-2014 04:34 PM

    Seven-time sitting MP Harin Pathak has hinted that he was denied a ticket from a seat of his choice due to his proximity to veteran leader LK Advani. Pathak has said that he will take a decision after consulting party workers. ...
  • Once a party loyalist, Jaswant Singh likely to take on BJP 23-03-2014 12:16 AM

    Hurt over denial of ticket, senior BJP leader Jaswant Singh on Saturday ruled out any compromise on his demand for Barmer constituency and appeared to keep his options open on contesting from the seat as an independent. ...
  • Advani calls truce, to contest from Gandhinagar 20-03-2014 11:25 PM

    Playing down reports of differences over his candidature, Lal Krishna Advani on Thursday evening said that he will be contesting 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Gandhinagar in Gujarat, the seat which has been allotted to him on Wednesday. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 20-03-2014 10:48 PM

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  • News 360: Norway ship reaches site of suspected Malaysian plane debris 20-03-2014 08:43 PM

    Norwegian car carrier Hoegh St. Petersburg has reached the area in the southern Indian Ocean off Australia where two floating objects, suspected to be debris from the missing Malaysian jetliner, were spotted, the ship's owner said on Thursday. ...
  • A Billion Votes: LK Advani decides to contest from Gandhinagar 20-03-2014 07:47 PM

    Playing down reports of differences over his candidature, Lal Krishna Advani on Thursday evening said that he will be contesting 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Gandhinagar in Gujarat, the seat which has been allotted to him on Wednesday. ...
  • Is it in the best interest of BJP that Advani retires from politics? 20-03-2014 06:48 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has decided to leave the decision on choice of seat for party veteran LK Advani to the man himself. IBN18's Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai debates with LK Advani's ex-aide Sudheendra Kulkarni and Professor at CSDS Madhu Kishwar and asks whether it is time for the veteran leader...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 19-03-2014 10:09 PM

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  • Will the Advani, Modi battle weaken BJP's chances of coming to power? 19-03-2014 09:50 PM

    Bringing an end to massive speculations, senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader LK Advani has been named as the party's candidate from Gandhinagar in Gujarat. The party leadership and the senior leader were divided over Advani's candidature for the polls. ...
  • News 360: Congress likely to field Digvijaya Singh against Modi from Varanasi 19-03-2014 08:35 PM

    Congress is likely to field party General Secretary and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Dijvijaya Singh against Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from Varanasi in the Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Is BJP divided over LK Advani seat? 19-03-2014 07:41 PM

    After finalising its PM candidate Narendra Modi's Varanasi seat, the Bharatiya Janata Party is now brainstorming over senior leader LK Advani's seat. As the BJP meets on Wednesday to decide on more seats, the Madhya Pradesh unit of the party is backing senior leader LK Advani's candidature from Bhopal. ...
  • BJP in favour of Telangana, says LK Advani 17-02-2014 08:21 PM

    Veteran BJP leader LK Advani said that the broad approach is that we are in favor of Telangana. But that does not mean we are not concerned about the problems that will crop up for Seemandhra. ...
  • The Last Word: At 86, should Advani contest Lok Sabha elections? 29-01-2014 09:38 PM

    Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader LK Advani has said that he is not considering a move from Lok Sabha to Rajya Sabha. The remark gains significance as according to certain closed group discussions the BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is keen on contesting Lok Sabha elections and was looking...
  • A Billion Votes: HC pulls up Delhi government for state of night shelters 27-01-2014 07:32 PM

    After facing a rebellion by its MLA Vinod Kumar Binny and under attack from the Bharatiya Janata Party, the Arvind Kejriwal government is facing the heat in the Delhi High Court. The HC on Monday slammed the AAP for not inviting all NGOs on the night shelter issue and seeking...
  • Assembly elections cannot determine outcome of 2014 LS polls: Advani 09-11-2013 05:45 PM

    Hoping for a big win for his party in the upcoming Assembly polls, BJP patriarch LK Advani said these elections cannot determine the outcomes of 2014 Lok Sabha polls. He said, "We hope to win in at least 4 states after December 8. But I don't think these elections are...
  • Yeddyurappa calls Advani, Rajnath for KJP, BJP alliance 20-10-2013 03:44 PM

    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...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 16-10-2013 11:00 PM

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  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 04-10-2013 11:30 PM

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  • Advani trying to create a rift between President and govt: Congress 04-10-2013 02:22 PM

    Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajiv Shukla on Friday blamed senior BJP leader LK Advani for trying to manipulate facts with his blog and trying to create a rift between the President and the government. Advani in a blog had written that Sonia Gandhi advised Rahul to oppose the...
  • Advani a senior leader, we don't comment on his statements: Gadkari 20-09-2013 12:43 PM

    Former BJP President Nitin Gadkari has said that the party stands united in nominating Narendra Modi as its PM candidate. Watch the interview with Gadkari where he speaks about LK Advani, Narendra Modi and Atal Bihari Vajpayee. ...
  • BJP's iron man Advani has now been left to rust, says Nitish Kumar 16-09-2013 03:36 PM

    NDA's former ally JDU's chief and Bihar's Chief Minister Nitish Kumar took this opportunity to pass a remark on BJP's internal issue and said that senior BJP leader LK Advani who was known as the 'loh purush' of the party has now been left to rust. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 16-09-2013 11:06 AM

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  • Modi, the disciple, has outshone Advani, the mentor 14-09-2013 11:02 PM

    A day after Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's elevation and LK Advani's rebellion, the BJP is playing down the differences. Party president Rajnath Singh in Mumbai today dismissed any talk of Advani being politically isolated. He claimed the BJP patriarch will share the stage with the party's PM nominee on...
  • Watch: The Rise of Narendra Modi 14-09-2013 11:32 AM

    As the Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has been named the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, we take a look at the journey of Modi from senior party leader LK Advani's protege to an aspirant for the top post. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 13-09-2013 11:50 PM

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  • BJP witnesses the big generational shift as Modi is anointed BJP PM candidate 13-09-2013 11:30 PM

    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? 13-09-2013 11:15 PM

    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. ...