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  • Varanasi: School kids gather outside BHU to meet Modi May 8, 2014

    With the BJP holding a massive protest against the Election Commission and a Returning Officer, school children gathered outside the BHU to see party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. ...
  • Watch: Chaotic scenes outside BHU where BJP is protesting against EC May 8, 2014

    With the BJP holding protests against denial of permission to Narendra Modi's rally in Varanasi, chaotic scenes prevailed outside the BHU campus in the temple town. ...
  • BJP protests at EC office over no permission to Modi rally in Varanasi May 8, 2014

    Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leaders including Ravi Shankar Prasad are holding demonstrations outside the Election Commission office in Delhi against denial of permission to Narendra Modi's rally in Varanasi. ...
  • BJP dares EC, to hold massive protests in support of Modi’s Varanasi rally May 7, 2014

    As the election enters its last lap, it is the BJP versus Election Commission. The party is all set to protest after Narendra Modi was denied permission to hold a rally in Varanasi. ...
  • Is UP being polarised on religious lines in election 2014? May 5, 2014

    The BJP squarely put the onus on the local organisers in Faizabad for putting the image of Hindu god Ram at party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's election rally. In an interview to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, BJP leader Arun Jaitley said, "I firmly believe myself that the local organisers...
  • Leaders on campaign trail ahead of elections March 30, 2014

    With just weeks left for elections, political leaders like Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi are going out of the way to hold rallies in various states. ...
  • Imran Masood's wife shares stage with Rahul in Saharanpur March 30, 2014

    Wife of Congress candidate Imran Masood who is serving 14-day judicial custody shared the stage with party Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday during his rally in Saharanpur. ...
  • Do not use my name for your party: Anna tells TMC March 14, 2014

    Anna Hazare who had earlier vowed support to Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee but missed her public rally in Delhi recently says he does not want the party to use his name. ...
  • Rahul cites BJP's RSS connection for lack of commitment to women empowerment February 16, 2014

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi during his rally in Karnataka on Sunday lashed out at BJP and its prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi over women empowerment. He says the BJP is not committed to women's development because its parent organisation, the RSS, itself has no place for women in its...
  • All non-UPA and non-NDA parties must unite: Prakash Karat February 9, 2014

    Speaking at a left rally in Kolkata, Communist Party of India (Marxist) General Secretary Prakash Karat said that BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has spoken against the Third Front and called it 'third grade'. Karat said, "He is right as third grade is highest grade, he is still in...
  • Rahul Gandhi leads Youth Congress workers during road show in Bardoli February 8, 2014

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi participated in a 'padyatra' organized by Youth Congress in Bardoli. Rahul is in Bardoli for culmination of road show that had started 17 days ago and has covered almost 10 Lok Sabha constituencies. ...
  • Crowds start pouring in for Modi’s Kolkata rally February 5, 2014

    Last minute preparations are on for BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rally in Kolkata. People have started gathering at the venue to hear Modi speak. The programme is slated to begin at 2PM. ...
  • 'Vijay Sankalp Rally' to be the biggest in Goa: Smriti Irani January 12, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party leader Smriti Irani said that Goa has a voting population of 10 lakh people and 15 per cent of it would be attending the Vijay Sankalp Rally. "It is the biggest rally that has ever taken place in the state," she asserted. BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra...
  • Narendra Modi's wax statue unveiled December 22, 2013

    A wax statue of BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi was unveiled here ahead of the 'Mahagarjana rally' he is addressing in suburban Bandra this afternoon where 10,000 tea vendors have been specially invited. ...
  • Should Modi be given same security as the PM? November 6, 2013

    After serial blasts rocked Patna during BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's Hunkar rally, the BJP demanded the same security as that of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. ...
  • Patna blasts: Why didn't Narendra Modi cancel his rally, asks Khurshid October 29, 2013

    As Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde is facing flak for choosing to attend a music launch in Mumbai instead of going to Patna on Tuesday, Union Minister Salman Khurshid has come out in Shinde's support asking why Narendra Modi didn't cancel his rally in Patna. ...
  • FTP: Is the Nitish government failing to maintain law and order in Bihar? October 29, 2013

    As serial blasts hit Patna on Sunday, IBN18 Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts whether the Nitish Kumar government has failed to maintain law and order in Bihar. ...
  • Patna blasts: Terrorists targeted Narendra Modi, says Sushil Modi October 28, 2013

    Bihar Bharatiya Janata Party leader Sushil Modi said, "The terrorists had targeted not only the crowd, but also Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi." At least six people were killed and more than 80 injured as eight bombs exploded in Patna on Sunday, six of them in and around the ground...
  • Witnesses describe the horror of Patna blasts October 27, 2013

    The series of blasts in Patna has left 5 dead and 50 injured. CNN-IBN caught up with a few eye witnesses who were present near Gandhi Maidan when terror struck. ...
  • Two suspects held for Patna blasts, one confesses to involvement October 27, 2013

    Hours after a series of blasts rocked Patna leaving 5 dead and 50 injured, Police has arrested two suspects out of which one has confessed to the crime. ...
  • Political fraternity condemn Patna blasts October 27, 2013

    Leaders of various politcal parties have reacted strongly to the blasts in Patna which took place hours before Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's Hunkar rally. While Congress leader Digvijaya Singh questioned the timing of the blasts, the JD(U) said that it was not in good taste for...
  • Preparations in full swing for Modi's Hunkar rally in Patna October 27, 2013

    Preparations are in full swing in Patna as BJP's prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday will address party's Hunkar rally at Gandhi Maidan. The venue of the rally has been painted saffron and huge cut outs of Modi can be seen in every part of...
  • UP will never accept Narendra Modi as PM, says Naresh Agarwal October 19, 2013

    Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal said Uttar Pradesh will never accept Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as the Prime Minister. "Nobody's worried about Narendra Modi. Political rallies will be held before the elections. It has been a tradition that Uttar Pradesh selects it's own Prime Minister. Uttar Pradesh will never...
  • Modi's Bhopal rally marred by controversy over burqas, skull caps September 25, 2013

    Ahead of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's big rally in Bhopal today, the controversy over stereotype dressing to show minority support for Modi seems to be haunting the BJP. Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh had claimed that 10,000 burqas were bought by the BJP for the rally. ...
  • Modi only criticises government, no actions to back himself: Congress September 15, 2013

    Congress leader Rajiv Shukla hit out at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for his Haryana rally saying he only criticises the government. He said, "Modi's speech today made me laugh. He can only criticise the government and has no actions to back back himself. He is constantly criticising the government." ...
  • People are coming to listen to Modi because of his charisma: BJP August 11, 2013

    Ahead of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's rally in Hyderabad, BJP hit out at the Congress saying people do not attend Congress rallies even if they are paid money. On Rs 5 ticket for rally, BJP spokesperson Shahnawaz Hussain said this money is for Uttarakhand victims. People are coming to...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on BJP for charging Rs 5 at Modi's Hyderabad rally July 21, 2013

    In this episode of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha also talks about Supreme Court verdict on Dance bar, and much more. ...
  • Mayawati's problem is ban on caste-based rallies, says BJP July 15, 2013

    BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad said BSP chief Mayawati's problem is a ban on caste-based rallies. He said the Congress government in the past had imposed a ban on RSS and VHP but the tribunal set up to hear the case had revoked the ban. ...
  • Caste rallies banned: Will it end political appeals based on caste? July 11, 2013

    The Allahabad High Court on Thursday banned caste based rallies in Uttar Pradesh, observing that such rallies divide the society. ...
  • Nitish Kumar makes a pitch for national stage ahead of 2014 elections March 17, 2013

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has made a pitch for the national stage ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections with a massive rally in the national capital on Sunday. Nitish made an attempt to pitch his growth model against Narendra Modi's Gujarat model. ...