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  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 14 hours 5 minutes ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 14 hours 20 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Burdwan blast probe reveals Jamaat trained operatives to carry out 9/11 type attack 14 hours 30 minutes ago

    The interrogation of wives of the two terror operatives involved in the Burdwan bomb blast reveals that the Jamaat operatives underwent al-Qaeda's model of training to execute an attack similar to that of the 9/11 attack in the United States. ...
  • Sonia Gandhi cemented the Congress party together, says senior leader Sandeep Dikshit 2 days ago

    Five months after their Lok Sabha debacle the Congress is finally in an introspective mode but still shielding the Gandhis from any blame. CNN-IBN's Pallavi Ghosh talked to Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit. CNN-IBN: Do you agree with P Chidambaram when he says the Gandhis should have spoken more? Sandeep Dikshit: Oh...
  • 401 Lok Sabha members yet to declare assets details 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Over 400 incumbent Lok Sabha members including Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi, Lal Krishna Advani and Rajnath Singh have not yet declared their assets and liability details, according to an RTI reply. Lok Sabha Secretariat said in an RTI query said the assets details of 401 members of Lok...
  • Assembly elections: Congress faces questions of relevance and survivability October 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The day the Congress was swept out of both Maharashtra and Haryana by the Bharatiya Janata Party, its national Vice President Rahul Gandhi was in the Hudhud cyclone hit Visakhapatnam visiting the worst affected areas. In typical Congress style, he and his mother party chief Sonia Gandhi issued...
  • TWTW: What is reason behind Congress's debacle in Maharashtra? October 19, 2014

    After losing Assembly elections in Maharashtra, Congress president Sonia Gandhi asks Prithviraj Chavan the reason behind the party's debacle. ...
  • People have voted for 'change': Congress leadership on poll results October 19, 2014

    New Delhi: With Congress losing power in Maharashtra and Haryana, its President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi said that the party will now play a "constructive and vigilant role" in the two states where the people have voted for "change" after 15 and 10 years. Congratulating BJP for...
  • Congress accepts its defeat in Maharashtra, Haryana with humility: Sonia Gandhi October 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi accepted the party's defeat in the elections to Haryana and Maharashtra assemblies. In a statement, she said, "The Congress Party accepts the election verdict delivered by the people of Maharashtra and Haryana with humility and resolves to play a constructive and vigilant role. The people...
  • Hope the new Haryana government will keep up the good work, says Bhupinder Singh Hooda October 19, 2014

    Chief Minister of Haryana Bhupinder Singh Hooda thanks Sonia Gandhi for giving him the support to develop Haryana. "I congratulate those who will form the new government in Haryana. I hope the pace of development that Haryana has taken will be taken further," said Hooda. ...
  • Election Cartoons: Congress headquarters after assembly poll results October 19, 2014

    As the counting for 288-member Maharashtra Assembly and 90-member Haryana Assembly is in its final phase, here is what Cartoonist Neelabh sketch down the situation at Congress headquarters. ...
  • Modi to head panel on Nehru's anniversary, no Gandhi family representative October 18, 2014

    New Delhi: In a politically-significant move, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday reconstituted a government committee on commemoration of the 125th birth anniversary of Jawaharlal Nehru which will be headed by him, replacing his predecessor Manmohan Singh. However, it includes some Congress leaders, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Mallikarjun Kharge and Karan Singh....
  • Photos: 16 vintage photos of Indian politicians dug up from old government archives you may not have seen before October 15, 2014

    India, as a mammoth, functioning democracy is the home to some of the oldest and most prolific political parties. Indians are introduced their political leaders before they are to their alphabets, thanks to round-the-year media spotlight on politicians at public events who are known for making tireless pitches to their...
  • Is Shashi Tharoor really guilty of unnecessary adulation of PM Modi? October 13, 2014

    Congress's Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi has paid a heavy price for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Tharoor was removed as Congress spokesperson on Monday following a recommendation by the party's disciplinary committee based on demand by the Kerala unit. CNN-IBN takes political reactions and discuss the issue with BJP Spokesperson Shaina...
  • Shashi Tharoor punished for pro-Modi stand, removed as Congress spokesperson October 13, 2014

    Congress's Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor paid a heavy price for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Tharoor was removed as Congress spokesperson on Monday following a recommendation by the party's disciplinary committee based on demand by the Kerala unit. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 10, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • PM Modi, Sonia Gandhi congratulate Satyarthi upon winning the Nobel Peace Prize October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Congratulatory messages poured in from various corners with statesmen and veteran politicians hailing the efforts of Child's Rights activist Kailash Satyarthi upon winning the Nobel Peace Prize. Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Satyarthi and added that the entire nation is proud of him. Modi also tweeted that Kailash...
  • Congress moves EC against PM Modi alleging personal attacks October 10, 2014

    After the EC order that there was no poll code violation by Haryana Government in clearing the land deal involving Robert Vadra, the Congress has been demanding an apology from PM Narendra Modi....
  • Maharashtra polls: BJP spreads hatred in society, says Sonia Gandhi October 9, 2014

    Kolhapur: Mounting an assault on BJP, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Thursday asked the voters in Maharashtra not to be swayed by the party which "spreads hatred in society". She also said BJP and Shiv Sena might have parted ways but in reality they are one. "Their aim is to...
  • Maharashtra elections: What did Congress do for people during its rule, asks BJP October 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Hitting out at Congress president Sonia Gandhi for criticising the Narendra Modi government, BJP on Wednesday said that had her party worked for the development of the country during its rule, its strength in the Lok Sabha would not have come down to mere 44 seats. "Sonia Gandhi had...
  • What did Congress do in 60 years to bring back black money, asks Venkaiah Naidu October 6, 2014

    Hyderabad: Taking exception to Congress president Sonia Gandhi's reported attack on NDA government on the issue of black money, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu asked what her party did on the matter when it was in power. "I am putting a straight question to the Congress president. If it is...
  • Haryana polls: Sonia has veil over her eyes, God save Congress, says Amit Shah October 6, 2014

    Sonepat: BJP President Amit Shah hit out at Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over her "empty vessels" barb directed at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying she has a "veil over her eyes" and cannot see or hear the cries of the poor who are being harassed by the Congress regime in...
  • Haryana's development possible if BJP gets clear majority: Amit Shah October 5, 2014

    Chandigarh: BJP Chief Amit Shah on Sunday launched a blistering attack on the ruling Congress in Haryana and claimed that the state's development is possible if the saffron party gets a clear mandate in the October 15 Assembly polls. He also slammed Congress President Sonia Gandhi for attacking Prime Minister Narendra...
  • Battle for Maharashtra: Sharad Pawar talks about NCP's game plan October 5, 2014

    Ahead of Maharashtra Assembly elections, NCP chief Sharad Pawar talks about the party's strategy and game plan. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, Pawar also voices out the reasons behind the breakup of the 15-year-old NCP-Congress alliance. ...
  • Congress gave Haryana peace, security: Sonia Gandhi in Sirsa rally October 4, 2014

    Claiming that the Congress has ushered in a strong foundation of development in Haryana, she said, "Congress has done the real work. In Haryana, Congress in the last 10 years has done such things which were never done earlier." ...
  • Haryana polls: Sonia attacks Modi, questions him on poll promises October 4, 2014

    Meham: Taking on Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi on Saturday accused him of trying to 'show off' as if everything has been done only after his government came to power and asked the Prime Minister what happened to his promise of bringing back the black money stashed abroad. "They are creating such...
  • Modi behaving as if governments since independence have done nothing: Sonia October 4, 2014

    Meham (Rohtak): In a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi on Saturday said the new government was behaving as if governments since independence have done nothing for the country and asked him what happened to his promise of bringing back black money. "They are creating such an...
  • Assembly polls: Political bigwigs including PM, Sonia, Rajnath on campaign trail today October 4, 2014

    New Delhi: With just a few days left for Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will campaign for the Bharatiya Janata Party in Haryana and Maharashtra on Saturday. Modi will hold a rally in Haryana's Karnal in the morning and then head to Maharashtra where he will hold public meetings in...
  • PM shares stage at Ravan Dahan with Manmohan, Sonia October 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday evening shared stage with his predecessor Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi when they joined thousands of people to celebrate Dussehra. President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President Hamid Ansari led the celebrations at Subhash Maidan in north Delhi in...
  • Watch: PM Modi attends Ravan Dahan along with Sonia and Manmohan at Subhash Maidan October 3, 2014

    Tight security measures were in place around the Red Fort in view of the festivities and VIP movement. To avoid inconvenience to the public, traffic restrictions came into effect only minutes before PM Narendra Modi's arrival. ...