Trust Vote

  • People will lose faith if Congress withdraws support from AAP: Anna January 6, 2014

    Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare hoped that AAP will win the trust vote easily. "Many people doubt that Congress might not support AAP in the trust vote. If that happens, people will lose faith in Congress. That's why I think they will give support and AAP will win the trust vote,"...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai June 19, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Mamata does not have the numbers for the trust vote: Congress November 20, 2012

    Congress leader Jagdambika Pal has said that no party has openly given its support to TMC chief Mamata Banerjee who is seeking a no-confidence motion against the government over FDI in retail. ...
  • Unity among Opposition key to trust motion: JDU November 20, 2012

    Janata Dal (United) spokesperson Shivanand Tiwari has said that the no-confidence motion would work only if the Opposition was unified. ...
  • Cash for votes: part II of the tapes, the real story August 12, 2008

    New Delhi: For the last three weeks, there has been speculation that a CNN-IBN sting operation had caught on camera the allegation made by three BJP MPs that they were offered bribes to vote for the UPA Government during the July 22 trust vote in Parliament. Through this period, while...
  • Cash for votes: the tapes, the real story | Part II of show August 12, 2008

    New Delhi: For the last three weeks, there has been speculation that a CNN-IBN sting operation had caught on camera the allegation made by three BJP MPs that they were offered bribes to vote for the UPA Government during the July 22 trust vote in Parliament. Through this period, while...
  • All about the money: Investment options this week July 27, 2008

    With the Government surviving the trust vote, will it make a difference to how you should invest?...
  • Aam aadmi gives trust vote verdict on blogosphere July 24, 2008

    New Delhi: From Pranab Mukherjee's correction to LK Advani's misquote on the Non-Proliferation Treaty. From the Finance Minister's information loaded speech to Lalu Yadav's stand-up comedy routine and even to Omar Abdullah's passionate outburst - the blogosphere has noted it all, including Somnath Chatterjee laughing with a hand over his...
  • Lalu hour in Parliament, smiles all around July 23, 2008

    New Delhi: RJD chief and Railway Minister Lalu Prasad, the most eagerly awaited speakers on the vote of confidence motion debate, had the treasury benches and Speaker Somnath Chatterjee smiling when he said that the "rakshasas" (Opposition) would be vanquished at “gau bela" (dusk) in the trust vote. "The rakshasas are...
  • Pranab Mukherjee says no alternative to N-power July 23, 2008

    New Delhi: Participating in the trust vote debate in the Lok Sabha, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee made an impassioned speech on Monday during which he said: "As the Indian economy continues to grow at an enviable pace, there is no other choice in addressing the mounting energy needs than...
  • BJP not against N-deal, but will tweak it: Advani July 23, 2008

    New Delhi: The BJP will renegotiate the Indo-US civil nuclear deal if it came to power, L K Advani Leader of Opposition said on Monday during the trust vote debate. An hour-long speech of Advani covered a range of issues, including internal security and the price rise. During his speech...
  • Chidambaram budgets for N-deal, promises reforms July 23, 2008

    New Delhi: Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Monday put up a strong defence of the Indo-US nuclear deal and tore into the NDA and Left parties, saying there can be "nothing more bizarre" than two disparate groups coming together to vote against the Government on the confidence motion. ...
  • Politicians across party line debate trust vote July 23, 2008

    BJP spokesperson Rajeev Pratap Rudy, Congress' Jayanti Natarajan and CPI's D Raja discuss UPA's win in the Parliament. ...
  • Trust vote: CNN-IBN's projection on the number game July 22, 2008

    How are the numbers stacked up. On the morning of the D-day, 269 for the Government and 267 against. It is still a wafer thin lead that the Government has, which could change very quickly during the day. It is this figure which is the key to the survival of...
  • D-Day for the Govt: How are the numbers stacked up? July 22, 2008

    How are the numbers stacked up. On the morning of the D-day, 269 for the Government and 267 against. It is still a wafer thin lead that the Government has, which could change very quickly during the day. Its this figure which is the key to the survival of the...
  • Speaker pleads, warns and even jokes to control MPs July 22, 2008

    Despite opposition from his own party Speaker Somnath Chatterjee got down to a role he has come to enjoy - keeping parliamentarians in check through the debate. CNN-IBN's Geetika Pokhriyal with more on that. ...
  • Trust Vote: A look at what happened in Parliament July 21, 2008

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister did not say much on Monday in Parliament as he introduced a one-line motion of confidence in the Government, but quoted Guru Gobind Singh on his determination to win. Soon after that, it was a full frontal attack on the Prime Minister by the Leader...
  • Sangma's daughter to vote in favor of UPA July 21, 2008

    New Delh:iNCP leader PA Sangma says his daughter, Agatha K Sangma who is a NCP MP from Tura, Meghalaya will vote in favor of the UPA. Sangma said that the NPC is part of the UPA; therefore, his daughter would not abstain from voting. ...
  • Cong reacts over charges made by opposition. July 21, 2008

    New Delhi: On the contrary to the opposition accusing that the present government is weak and in minority, the party spokes person, Jayanti Natrajan defended by saying, “the government is very much in charge.” Reacting to the defiantly to the charges the opposition Leader LK Advani made against the in...
  • Countdown: CNN-IBN take you through the number game July 21, 2008

    CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey takes you through the latest figures. It seems to be a tough battle as UPA tries to secure the votes for the final countdown. ...