Narendra Modi

  • Kapil Sibal calls Modi a potential accused in Gujarat encounter cases 21-04-2014 02:04 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress leader and Telecom minister Kapil Sibal has called Narendra Modi a potential accused in the triple murders of Sohrabuddin, Kausar Bi and Tulsi Ram Prajapati. Sibal on Monday distributed excerpts of the CBI's chargesheets in these cases. Sibal claimed that Modi's close aide Amit Shah and...
  • Robert Vadra will be in jail if NDA comes to power: Uma Bharti 21-04-2014 01:36 PM

    Notwithstanding BJP's assertion that there will be no witch-hunt if it comes to power, Uma Bharti has said that Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra will be in jail if the NDA comes to power. Bharti also alleged that Vadra had made money by breaking all the norms. "Just because he...
  • Will not spare criminals even if they are in BJP, says Narendra Modi 21-04-2014 01:26 PM

    Hardoi: Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Monday made a pitch for cleaning up Parliament, freeing it of MPs with criminal cases against them. Addressing a rally in Hardoi in Uttar Pradesh, Modi said that if he comes to power, he will make sure action is taken...
  • I've sold tea, not the country, says Narendra Modi 21-04-2014 12:34 PM

    Hardoi: Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi took on the Congress yet again over the 'tea seller' remarks on him. Addressing a rally in Hardoi in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, Modi said while he sold tea, he didn't sell the country. "Those who ridicule me about my childhood,...
  • Muslim cleric backs Modi, says not wearing skull caps 'not a bad thing' 21-04-2014 12:05 PM

    New Delhi: After drawing flak over his refusal to wear a skull cap, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has got some support. Muslim cleric Maulana Mehmood Madani said that Modi should not wear the cap for symbolic purposes as many politicians have been using the symbolic act to make...
  • Madan Mohan Malviya's grandson among Modi's proposers in Varanasi 21-04-2014 11:59 AM

    Varanasi: Former Justice Giridhar Malviya, the grandson of freedom fighter and BHU founder Madan Mohan Malviya, will be one of he proposers for Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi when he files his nomination from Varanasi on April 24. "I have agreed to be the proposer for Narendra...
  • After Sonia, Modi to hold election rally in Telangana on Tuesday 21-04-2014 11:46 AM

    Hyderabad: After Sonia Gandhi, it is now BJP's PM nominee Narendra Modi's turn to woo voters in India's newest state Telangana. Modi will be addressing public meetings at Nizamabad, Karimnagar, Mahbubnagar and Hyderabad on Tuesday. Telugu superstar Pawan Kalyan will also be accompanying Modi during his election meetings. The TDP...
  • CJ Youngistan: A song that defines the top three PM candidates 21-04-2014 11:20 AM

    Man.Goes Human, a Delhi based experimental/Indie band sings about the three Prime Ministerial aspirants. ...
  • CJ Youngistan: What do young voters think about Modi's marital status? 21-04-2014 11:10 AM

    Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi has for the first time declared himself as a married man by revealing his wife's name as Jashodaben in an affidavit filed before the Election Commission. So how do the young voters view this news? ...
  • Dreaded former bandit leader campaigns for Modi across Chambal 21-04-2014 11:05 AM

    Bhopal: "If Narendra Modi becomes the Prime Minister of India and tries to make the country as developed as Gujarat, then please don't waste your vote. Just click the button before the lotus for all-round progress of the nation." This appeal is not being made by any hardcore RSS activist...
  • JDU leader Shakuni Chaudhary says he will bury Narendra Modi 21-04-2014 10:40 AM

    Patna: Even as the Election Commission has acted against many leaders for delivering hate speeches but it seems that politicians are yet to learn their lessons. JDU leader Shakuni Chaudhary kicked up yet another controversy by saying that Narendra Modi would be buried while addressing a rally in Bhagalpur, Bihar...
  • LIVE: Narendra Modi addresses rally in Mathura 21-04-2014 10:28 AM

    Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will campaign for party candidates on Monday. In his extensive single-day programme, Modi will be addressing rallies in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi, Etah, Firozabad and Mathura. BJP leaders said, Modi will be campaigning for Bollywood actress and party candidate from Mathura Hema Malini,...
  • Varanasi: Ustad Bismillah Khan's family refuses to be Modi's proposer 21-04-2014 08:43 AM

    Varanasi: Late shehnai maestro Ustad Bismillah Khan's family has refused to become a proposer for Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi in Varanasi. Bismillah Khan's son Zamin Hussain Bismillah has said that he wants to keep the family away from politics. He said that some BJP functionaries had...
  • Rahul criticises Modi's claims about Gujarat development 21-04-2014 07:52 AM

    Taking a dig at BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi took him to task in Dhar on Sunday, for claiming that Gujarat developed purely because of his (Modi) magic. Without naming Modi, Rahul said, "He used to say that development which took place in Gujarat...
  • Giriraj Singh sticks to his 'Modi baiters must go to Pakistan' remark 21-04-2014 07:50 AM

    Patna: Bihar Bharaiya Janata Party leader Giriraj Singh remains defiant and stands by his comment 'Modi critics must go to Pakistan' despite an FIR filed against him. "I said that there are some people who are supporting Pakistan. They are traitors. They don't want Modi to come to power. I...
  • Narendra Modi never speaks the truth, says Jairam Ramesh 21-04-2014 07:48 AM

    Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Sunday accused BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi of never speaking truth. "I would not comment on any allegations levelled by Modi as he never speaks truth," the Union Rural Development Minister said at a press conference in Dhanbad. Rejecting to BJP's claim that there...
  • Lok Sabha election live blog: April 21 21-04-2014 07:46 AM

    Here are the latest updates related to Lok Sabha polls 2014. ...
  • BJP won't stop welfare schemes in Rajasthan, says Vasundhara Raje 21-04-2014 07:32 AM

    Assailing opposition Congress leaders' "misleading statements" during Lok Sabha campaign, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Sunday assured that her government would not stop any public welfare schemes brought by previous governments. Due to apprehensions of defeat in the Lok Sabha polls, some senior Congress leaders were saying that BJP...
  • Modi gets more 'no' votes than Justin Bieber in TIME poll 21-04-2014 07:23 AM

    New Delhi: BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi had many more "no" votes than Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber and polled far fewer popular votes than AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal in a TIME 100 list of the most influential people in the world live poll as of late Sunday. The...
  • CJ Youngistan: Neville Shah's comical take on elections 21-04-2014 01:06 AM

    Stand-up comic Neville Shah's comical take on the political news events of the week. Watch, it will get you laughing. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 21-04-2014 12:54 AM

    In this episode: From rights of transgenders to the absence of basic civic amenities, young voters pick up CJ mike to raise the issues that affect their vote. Also, more spoofs, songs and youth voices about major election related developments of the week. ...
  • Geelani should name Modi's emissaries who approached him: Omar 20-04-2014 11:25 PM

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and NC leader Omar Abdullah said that hardline Kashmiri separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani should name the Kashmiri Pandits who he says approached him on behalf of Narendra Modi seeking help to work out a solution to the Kashmir issue. "Either Geelani or Modi is...
  • Ajit Singh calls Modi a goat, says he talks only about himself 20-04-2014 11:20 PM

    Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh attacked Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi by calling him a goat. While addressing a rally on Sunday in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, Singh said, "Modi does not talk about forming a BJP government, but talks only about forming his government. He only...
  • Ajit Singh calls Modi a goat, says he talks only about himself 20-04-2014 10:43 PM

    New Delhi: Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh attacked Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi by calling him a goat. While addressing a rally on Sunday in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, Singh said, "Modi does not talk about forming a BJP government, but talks only about forming his government....
  • Gujaratis toiled hard, but Modi hogging credit, says Rahul 20-04-2014 10:05 PM

    Mumbai: In a blistering attack on Narendra Modi, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said that though Gujarat model was created by the people of the state, BJP's prime ministerial nominee Modi is hogging credit for it. "Gujarat model of development was created by the people of the state. Is...
  • FIR filed against Giriraj Singh, Gadkari, other BJP leaders 20-04-2014 09:47 PM

    Ranchi: An FIR was on Sunday filed against Bihar BJP leader Giriraj Singh, former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari and some other party leaders following a controversial remark by Singh that the Centre gave subsidy to those who exported beef and taxed those who reared cows. The FIR was lodged under...
  • Have you bought a ticket to Pakistan?

    Not Worth Another Word |  Sreedhar Pillai
    It looks like millions of Indians living abroad will have to buy a ticket to Islamabad if they want to visit their friends and relatives....

  • Pawar clever as he is not contesting a poll he is going to lose: Modi 20-04-2014 08:55 PM

    Jalgaon/Nashik: Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Sunday described NCP chief Sharad Pawar as a "clever" politician and said the Union Minister decided not to contest the Lok Sabha polls this time as he could sense that he would lose the election. "Whenever people speak about Sharad...
  • FIR against Giriraj for his 'those against Modi will have to go to Pakistan' remark 20-04-2014 07:17 PM

    New Delhi: An FIR was filed against BJP leader Giriraj Singh in Deoghar, Jharkhand on Sunday for his controversial remarks that those opposing Narendra Modi had no place in India and should go to Pakistan. A complaint was also registered against former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari and other party leaders...
  • Mulayam Singh bats for Muslim reservation 20-04-2014 06:58 PM

    In a bid to woo Muslims, Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday said if voted to power, his party would ensure amendments are made in the constitution for their reservation and said only SP could prevent BJP leader Narendra Modi from becoming the Prime Minister. Muslamano ne desk ko banaya hai...