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  • Is Modi's chaiwala campaign an excellent political marketing strategy? 09-04-2014 11:42 PM

    Narendra Modi got a rousing welcome in Vadodara as his roadshow passed through key landmarks before entering the collectorate. Accompanying Modi were Kiran Mahida, a tea stall vendor, and Shubhangini Raje Gaekwad, the Rajmata of the Vadodara Royal Family. Earlier this year, Modi launched his 'Chai pe charcha' campaign and...
  • LS polls: Overseas friends of BJP bet on 'Chai pe Charcha' in the US 02-04-2014 11:51 AM

    Washington: Drumming up support for Narendra Modi, the Overseas Friends of BJP (OFBJP) is organising hundreds of "chai pe charcha" events in the US and calling up people in India to influence potential voters. OFBJP US president, Chandrakant Patel, who has been travelling across the US to mobilise non-resident Indians...
  • Narendra Modi to interact with UP farmers on 'chai-pe-charcha' 20-03-2014 03:11 PM

    BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will hold 'chai-par-charcha' discussions across 281 places in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday evening, said party leaders adding that Modi will interact with farmers and discuss their issues. Modi will also discuss through video-conferencing policies which the party proposes to enforce if voted to power....
  • Modi in Wardha on March 20, to hold Chai Pe Charcha in Yavatmal 18-03-2014 01:34 PM

    BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address a public rally in Wardha city on March 20 and hold a 'Chai Pe Charcha' with villagers in Yavatmal where the recent untimely rains and hailstorm have damaged crops. "Modi will be arriving in Wardha on March 20 to address his first...
  • Ishrat case: No preliminary enquiry against Modi's ministers, CBI clarifies 18-03-2014 12:32 PM

    New Delhi: Just hours after it was reported that the CBI had filed a preliminary enquiry against his top ministers of BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi based on new evidence in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, the CBI issued a denial. The CBI claimed that no such preliminary enquiry had...
  • BJP's 'Chai Pe Charcha with NaMo' may run into EC trouble 16-03-2014 09:25 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party's 'Chai pe charcha with NaMo' programme may run into fresh trouble with the Election Commission over norms which hold that any kind of allurement to voters during the poll process is not permissible as per law and the model code of conduct. The BJP...
  • Take permission for organising chai pe charcha, EC warns booked BJP leaders 12-03-2014 01:46 PM

    The Election Commission on Wednesday asked the BJP to take prior permission for organising its "chai pe charcha" programme and ensure that the model code of conduct is not violated at any cost. "The Commission has issued an advisory that the chai pe charcha programme shall be organised only after...
  • Students must get a chance to intern with government: Kiran Bedi to Modi 08-03-2014 11:29 PM

    BJP's PM nominee Narendra Modi held his chai-pe-charcha campaign in Delhi where he made a pitch for women empowerment. Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi who was also part of the interaction suggested that all students should be given internships with government departments. ...
  • Modi to hold 'Chai Pe Charcha' on women empowerment 07-03-2014 09:22 PM

    Narendra Modi will answer queries on women empowerment by people across the country and abroad through BJP's 'Chai Pe Charcha with NaMo' programme on the occasion of International Women's Day on Saturday. The BJP's prime ministerial candidate will interact with public at 1,500 locations across the country and abroad through...
  • Modi's March 8 'Chai Pe Charcha' with people from 1,500 places 04-03-2014 08:30 PM

    New Delhi: Buoyed by the success of 'Chai Pe Charcha with NaMo' programme, the BJP has decided to broaden its scale where its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will interact with people from 1,500 locations across the country and abroad on March 8. Being organised on International Women's Day, Modi...
  • Government gets application for 'NaMo Tea Party' trademark 02-03-2014 08:12 PM

    As BJP moves ahead with its 'chai pe charcha' initiative to amass support for its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, efforts are underway by some of his supporters to actually register a trademark for 'NaMo Tea Party'. An application for registering 'NaMo Tea Party' as a trademark has been submitted...
  • Mamata slams Modi over his 'Chai pe Charcha' campaign 15-02-2014 03:27 PM

    Apparently taking a dig at BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi over his 'Chai pe Charcha' initiative, Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee on Saturday said her party does not believe in sitting at a tea shop just before the elections. "We unlike BJP don't believe in 'adda' sitting at a...
  • Nothing new in Modi's 'Chai pe Charcha', says Sriprakash Jaiswal 14-02-2014 06:15 PM

    Indore: Union Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Friday said there was nothing novel about BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's 'Chai pe Charcha' programme. "There is a tradition in the country to indulge in discussion over a cup of tea in every nook and corner, in fact it has become a...
  • The Last Word: Is Modi's 'Chai Pe Charcha' effective marketing? 13-02-2014 09:03 PM

    BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched his 'Chai Pe Charcha' campaign and spoke to his supporters across the country over a cup of tea. As a part of the campaign, Modi interacted with people at tea stalls through video conferencing at 1000 different locations in the country....
  • Narendra Modi woos new voters through 'Chai Pe Charcha' campaign 12-02-2014 11:12 PM

    Ahmedabad: After Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar mocked BJP leader Narendra Modi's prime ministerial ambitions and said a place will be identified for him to distribute tea, the Gujarat strongman utilised the comment to portray his image as a common man ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. Modi on...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 12-02-2014 10:40 PM

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  • Modi launches 'chai pe charcha' campaign, talks about good governance 12-02-2014 09:34 PM

    New Delhi: BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched his 'Chai pe charcha' campaign and spoke to his supporters across the country over a cup of tea. As a part of the campaign, Modi interacted with people at tea stalls through video conferencing at 1000 different locations in...
  • News 360: RCB bags Yuvraj for 14 cr in day one IPL auction 12-02-2014 08:37 PM

    A total of 216 players went under the hammer on day one but only 70 were sold with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the top-earner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. ...
  • A Billion Vote: Has Modi re-written rules of political campaigning? 12-02-2014 07:49 PM

    Spinning a campaign over a Congress jibe, BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi reaches out to people via video conferencing. While addressing his supporters at NaMo tea stalls at his office in Gandhinagar he said, "Bad governance is like diabetes. Once it strikes a lot of there illnesses follow." ...
  • Narendra Modi's 'Chai Pe Charcha' campaign to begin today 12-02-2014 08:23 AM

    New Delhi: BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's much awaited 'Chai Pe Charcha' campaign is all set to be launched on Wednesday. As a part of the campaign, Modi will interact with people at tea stalls through video conferencing at 1000 different locations in the country on Wednesday evening. The...
  • BJP launches 'Chai Pe Charcha' for PM nominee Narendra Modi 04-02-2014 03:40 PM

    New Delhi: Further highlighting its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's past as a tea-seller, the Bharatiya Janata Party launched a full-fledged 'chai pe charcha' campaign under which it will sell free tea across the country. The BJP is going big with the campaign as it plans to hold it at...
  • Radia tapes: CBI registers fresh Preliminary Enquiry 29-10-2013 04:48 PM

    CBI on Tuesday registered a fresh Preliminary Enquiry (PE) related to Radia tapes against a senior Income Tax officer who was trying to get a transfer by allegedly offering bribes to CBDT officers. The sources said a senior IT officer and an alleged middlemen having links with the officer and...
  • Karisma to star in 'Satte Pe Satta' remake 07-12-2011 06:36 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Karisma Kapoor, who is making her comeback on the silver screen after a hiatus, will be stepping into the shoes of veteran actress Hema Malini for the remake of 'Satte Pe Satta'. Reportedly, Vidya Balan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit were approached for the role essayed by...
  • Review: Nothing striking about 'Shakal Pe Mat Ja' 18-11-2011 04:52 PM

    Cast: Shubh, Pratik Katare, Saurabh Shukla, Raghuveer Yadav, Chitrak Bandhopadyay, Harshal Parekh Director: Shubh Mukherjee The dramatic event of 9/11 has been influencing filmmakers since a decade. 'Shakal Pe Mat Ja' is director Shubh Mukherjee's take on the changed perspective of the world after the air attacks on WTC and...
  • Friday Release: 'Shakal Pe Mat Ja' 17-11-2011 04:58 PM

    New Delhi: The value of a good promotional drive has increased many times with the grand success of films like 'RA.One' and 'Bodyguard'. A well directed publicity has become the key factor in receiving initial eyeballs. This trend has made life difficult for films with small budget and lesser known...