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  • Centre considering Bharat Ratna for former PM Vajpayee August 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Speculation is rife that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led NDA government is considering to honour former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee with Bharat Ratna award. Names of other icons including Bahujan Samaj Party founder (BSP) Kanshiram are also under consideration for the highest civilian honour. ...
  • FTP: Will Modi critics be totally isolated now? May 21, 2014

    Noted writer Ananthamurthy has been placed under police protection at his Bangalore home as he has been targeted with hate calls, abusive e-mails and threatening messages by loyalists of PM-designate Narendra Modi. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts whether Modi critics would be totally isolated...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 20, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • People voted against UPA, our party was affected: Mayawati May 17, 2014

    Mayawati, whose Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), scored a zero in the Lok Sabha elections on Friday, thanked her Dalit voters despite the verdict. ...
  • Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh up for a tough contest in Azamgarh May 12, 2014

    Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh is contesting in Azamgarh other than his home turf Mainpuri in this Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 9, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Will Modi be able to strike post poll alliance with Mamata, Mayawati and Jayalalithaa? May 9, 2014

    With the 2014 Lok Sabha election results just a week away, BJP on Friday said that it does not believe in "political untouchability" and is open to take support from any party. But Modi's hunt for post-poll alliances might run into trouble with BSP supremo Mayawati clearly ruling out any...
  • News 360: Kejriwal's show of strength takes to the streets of Varanasi May 9, 2014

    After BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's grand roadshow in Varanasi on Thursday, it is his competitor Arvind Kejriwal who is all set to hit the streets of the temple town on Friday. Kejriwal's roadshow is likely to begin around 3 pm from the main gate of Benaras Hindu University. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Arvind Kejriwal urges people to end elitist politics May 9, 2014

    After BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's grand roadshow in Varanasi on Thursday, it is his competitor Arvind Kejriwal who is all set to hit the streets of the temple town on Friday. Kejriwal's roadshow is likely to begin around 3 pm from the main gate of Benaras Hindu University. ...
  • Modi pays no heed to EC directives: BSP’s Sudhindra Bhadoria May 7, 2014

    Reacting to Narendra Modi's rallies in Varanasi, Bahujan Samaj Party leader Sudhindra Bhadoria said that the Gujarat CM paid no heed to the Election Commission directives. ...
  • Modi trying to play backward card, should reveal his caste: Mayawati May 6, 2014

    Taking a dig at Narendra Modi's statement that he came from a low caste, BSP supremo Mayawati lashed out at the BJP strongman saying, "The way Modi behaves, it doesn't seem like he belongs to a backward caste. If Modi is actually from a backward caste then why does he...
  • Watch: Why is BJP playing caste card in eastern UP? May 6, 2014

    BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi played the caste card just before the two laps of the Lok Sabha elections. The caste remark assumes significance as the BJP is trying to woo BSP and SP cadres ahead of the last two phases that will cover the eastern Uttar Pradesh. In...
  • The 'chai' chat: Battle for eastern UP and the caste factor May 6, 2014

    CNN-IBN travels to eastern Uttar Pradesh and holds a 'chai pe charcha' of its own. Watch the main political players in the region battle it out over a cup of tea. ...
  • Who does a high turnout really benefit? April 30, 2014

    Voters in 89 seats across seven states and two Union Territories came out in large numbers to surpass the 2009 election figures even though the turnout was low in the lone seat of Jammu and Kashmir. West Bengal, Punjab, Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh, Daman & Diu, Dadar & Nagar...
  • SP won't act against Ramdev for insulting Dalits: Mayawati April 30, 2014

    Bahujan Samaj Party Mayawati has lashed out at yoga expert Ramdev for insulting Dalits with his 'honeymoon' remark against Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi. ...
  • FIR filed against Ramdev on 'honeymoon' remark, Mayawati demands arrest April 27, 2014

    A city-based NGO has lodged an FIR against yoga guru Ramdev for "insulting" Dalit community by his controversial "honeymoon" remark against Rahul Gandhi and demanded action against him under the SC/ST Act, police said on Sunday. ...
  • Election Yatra: Who will Uttar Pradesh vote for? April 16, 2014

    With the 2014 Lok Sabha elections underway, CNN-IBN's Arunima visits various cities in Uttar Pradesh to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituencies. Uttar Pradesh has 80 Parliamentary constituencies. ...
  • Open Mike: Will vote bank politics further widen communal divide? March 26, 2014

    After the communal riots in 2013, the importance of the Lok Sabha elections in Muzaffarnagar is very high. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Muzaffarnagar to find out the views of its residents on vote bank politics. ...
  • A Billion Votes: LK Advani decides to contest from Gandhinagar March 20, 2014

    Playing down reports of differences over his candidature, Lal Krishna Advani on Thursday evening said that he will be contesting 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Gandhinagar in Gujarat, the seat which has been allotted to him on Wednesday. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 19, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Congress likely to field Digvijaya Singh against Modi from Varanasi March 19, 2014

    Congress is likely to field party General Secretary and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Dijvijaya Singh against Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from Varanasi in the Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Is BJP divided over LK Advani seat? March 19, 2014

    After finalising its PM candidate Narendra Modi's Varanasi seat, the Bharatiya Janata Party is now brainstorming over senior leader LK Advani's seat. As the BJP meets on Wednesday to decide on more seats, the Madhya Pradesh unit of the party is backing senior leader LK Advani's candidature from Bhopal. ...
  • Kings & Queens: Can Mayawati be the kingmaker in 2014 polls? March 28, 2014

    Watch the political journey of Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati and her role in the coming Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Mayawati equates Modi, Mulayam, says both sponsored riots March 4, 2014

    In her strongest attack yet against the BJP, BSP chief Mayawati called the party evil and said that here is no difference between Narendra Modi and Mulayam Singh Yadav as they both they sponsored riots. ...
  • Can Modi and BJP ever win the hearts and minds of the Indian muslims? February 26, 2014

    In a bid to boost its electoral fortunes, the Bharatiya Janata Party has reached out to the Muslims as party President Rajnath Singh said he was ready to apologise for any past mistakes, a reference to the 2002 Gujarat riots. Rajnath has even asked the minority community to give the...
  • No change in government policy in reservation on caste: Rajeev Shukla February 5, 2014

    Parliamentary Affairs Minister Rajeev Shukla said that there is no such proposal from the government over reservation on the basis of caste. "We will continue with existing reservation," he said. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Extended winter session begins, 39 bills at stake February 5, 2014

    The second half of Parliament's Winter Session began on Wednesday amidst the Telangana tangle. At stake are 39 bills and the reputation of the 15th Lok Sabha which is already going down in the records as one of the worst performing in the Indian history. ...
  • Modi, Mulayam are in cahoots: BSP February 2, 2014

    The BSP on Sunday alleged that BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav were in cahoots. "It's a fixed match between Modi and Mulayam," claimed party leader Sudhindra Bhadoria. His statement came after the Gujarat strongman launched a scathing attack on the Uttar Pradesh...
  • Cobrapost exposes MPs lobbying for a fictitious oil firm December 12, 2013

    In its latest undercover investigation, codenamed operation Falcon Claw, investigative website Cobrapost has exposed a bunch of parliamentarians who are willing to not only write recommendation letters but also lobby with the Union Ministry of Petroleum for a foreign company to help it secure oil exploration and rigging rights in...
  • NEWS 360: Third maid recounts horror by BSP MP's wife November 7, 2013

    In more details emerging in the murder case of the domestic help of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife Dr Jagriti Singh, another domestic help Meena Sardar has alleged that Jagriti spat on her food, served it on the floor and forced her to eat it without using her...