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  • CJ Youngistan: Nevill Shah's comical take on elections 21-04-2014 01:06 AM

    Stand-up comic Neville Shah's comical take on the political news events of the week. Watch, it will get you laughing. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 21-04-2014 12:54 AM

    In this episode: From rights of transgenders to the absence of basic civic amenities, young voters pick up CJ mike to raise the issues that affect their vote. Also, more spoofs, songs and youth voices about major election related developments of the week. ...
  • The Election that Isn't: Cyrus in conversation with 'political leaders' 20-04-2014 04:05 PM

    In a televised address Congress President Sonia Gandhi apologised to the people for the past. Narendra Modi too, in an interview, sidestepped the question of apologising on the 2002 Gujarat riots. ...
  • BJP's ideology is dividing people: Rahul Gandhi 19-04-2014 08:38 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party saying its ideology is dividing people. While addressing a rally, Rahul said, "The BJP's ideology is dividing Hindu and Muslims." ...
  • We got to know about corruption because of RTI: Sonia 19-04-2014 06:39 PM

    In a bid to woo the electorate, Congress supremo Sonia Gandhi on Saturday boasted that Right to Information (RTI) was brought by her party. "It is only because of RTI that we got to know about corruption," she added. The Congress chief gave this statement while addressing a poll rally...
  • Kings & Queens: Can Rahul Gandhi save the sinking Congress in 2014 polls? 18-04-2014 11:39 PM

    In this episode of Kings & Queens, watch the political journey of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and his role in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • Only rich become richer in Gujarat, claims Rahul Gandhi 17-04-2014 04:01 PM

    Keeping up his attack on Gujarat CM Narendra Modi, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi questioned Modi's development claims. "In Gujarat, people do not get jobs , only rich become richer, industrialists get land in Gujarat," he said. ...
  • Varun contesting elections in a dignified manner: Maneka Gandhi 17-04-2014 09:28 AM

    BJP MP Maneka Gandhi who had come to the defence of Varun Gandhi in the past said on Thursday that her son was fighting the elections in a dignified manner. Her remarks come in the background of a war of words between Varun and Priyanka Gandhi. ...
  • Open Mike: Is the Gandhi family brand in decline? 16-04-2014 11:06 PM

    Out of the 80 Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh, one the most keenly watched will be the Amethi constituency and is the stronghold of the Gandhi family. In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Amethi where two-time MP and Congress...
  • Sonia Gandhi calls BJP, RSS danger to secularism 16-04-2014 05:41 PM

    Addressing her first rally in Telangana after the Statehood Bill was passed, Congress President Sonia Gandhi hit out at the BJP and RSS calling them a danger to secularism. Sonia said, "Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi sacrificed their lives to save the secular values of the country and today the...
  • Modi claims to have the solution to all the problems of India: Sonia 16-04-2014 05:24 PM

    Addressing a rally in Kanyakumari, Congress President Sonia Gandhi hit out at BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. She said, "A dangerous combination of religious fanaticism, politics and money has come forward to seize power, to polarise the population and to divide us communal lines. This individual claims to have...
  • Priyanka a part of the Gandhi family that embodies secularism: Azad 16-04-2014 11:40 AM

    Reacting on the ongoing controversy of the spat between Priyanka Gandhi and Varun Gandhi, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said, "She is part and parcel of Gandhi family and she has the blood of Nehru, Indira Gandhi and Rajeev Gandhi and naturally entire family is embodiment of secularism and socialism...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 15-04-2014 10:11 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Does the Gandhi family brand name still have political appeal? 15-04-2014 10:11 PM

    In battle ground Uttar Pradesh, there has been a war of words between estranged cousins Varun and Priyanka Gandhi. As BJP MP Varun Gandhi was being showered with flowers on way to his nomination in Sultanpur, 50 kms away in Amethi cousin Priyanka was hurling brick bats at him. ...
  • News 360: War of words between Priyanka, Varun Gandhi 15-04-2014 09:08 PM

    None of the two estranged Gandhi cousins - Varun Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi - is bowing down this election season in the battle of words. Priyanka Gandhi has now hit back at Varun's response to her earlier attack on him. She has told Varun, "It's not a family tea party,...
  • A Billion Votes: Rahul Gandhi rakes up Godse to slam BJP's ideology 15-04-2014 07:30 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday fired a fresh salvo against the BJP saying the Lok Sabha elections is a battle between love, harmony and the ideology of RSS member Nathuram Godse, the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi. ...
  • LS polls a battle between harmony and Godse's ideology: Rahul 15-04-2014 06:39 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday fired a fresh salvo against the BJP saying the Lok Sabha elections is a battle between love, harmony and the ideology of RSS member Nathuram Godse, the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi. ...
  • Modi hits out at Sonia for taking charge of LS poll campaign 15-04-2014 04:43 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi hit out at Congress President Sonia Gandhi for taking charge of the Lok Sabha election campaign. Modi said, "All of a sudden Sonia Gandhi has come forward to take charge of the election campaign. Sonia felt her son would manage but since...
  • Speaking against the PM was wrong, Sonia, Rahul are to be blamed: Modi 15-04-2014 01:33 PM

    BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi has continued to use Sanjaya Baru's controversial book on Manmohan Singh to attack the Gandhi family. "In past I have said some harsh words for the PM, it is now clear that it is not at all his fault. It is the mother, son and...
  • Sonia Gandhi attacks BJP's idea of Indianness 14-04-2014 11:50 PM

    In the strongest-ever attack on the BJP in the current campaign, Congress President Sonia Gandhi appealed to the people to defeat "divisive and autocratic" forces which will "destroy" the Indian ethos. The televised advertising campaign was a direct attack on the BJP's idea of "Indianness' versus that promoted by the...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 14-04-2014 10:39 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Has Sonia Gandhi undermined the Office of the Prime Minister? 14-04-2014 09:55 PM

    As Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's 10-year tenure comes to an end, two tell-all books by former bureaucrats have delivered another strong blow to his already battered image. While the PM's former media advisor Sanjaya Baru's book claims that his decisions were monitored and dictated by Congress President Sonia Gandhi, former...
  • Priyanka refutes reports of Congress not letting her to contest polls 14-04-2014 09:34 PM

    Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi rubbished news reports that said she wanted to challenge BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in Varanasi but was stopped by the party high command. A news daily reported on Monday, "Priyanka Gandhi is reliably learned to have been very keen to be the Congress candidate...
  • News 360: Ex-coal secy releases book on Coalgate, wants CBI probe 14-04-2014 08:24 PM

    The former coal secretary, PC Parakh, has now demanded that the Prime Minister's role be probed by the CBI. He claimed that the PM's authority was undermined and he allowed it to happen. In his tell-all book 'Crusader or Conspirator? Coalgate and other Truths', to be released on Tuesday, Parakh...
  • A Billion Votes: Is Priyanka more charismatic than Rahul as a leader? 14-04-2014 07:15 PM

    Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi on Monday rubbished news reports that said she wanted to challenge BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in Varanasi but was stopped by the party high command. However, Priyanka Gandhi told CNN-IBN, "I have always said my focus is on the two seats of Amethi and...
  • AAP aims to defeat both Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi: Kejriwal 14-04-2014 06:45 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal spoke to Rajdeep Sardesai on Google Hangout. He says AAP aims to defeat both Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi in their constituencies as they stand for corruption. ...
  • Watch: The Election That Isn't with Cyrus Broacha 13-04-2014 05:37 PM

    On the show this week, Cyrus Broacha takes a dig at the ongoing 2014 Lok Sabha elections. He also visits various places in Mumbai to take the views of the Mumbaikars as part of 'Open Mike'. ...
  • Watch: Cyrus Broacha's suggestions to Kejriwal to avoid 'slaps' 13-04-2014 04:28 PM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal was slapped by a man claiming to be an auto driver, during a roadshow in Sultanpuri area of North West Delhi. ...
  • LS polls: Rahul files nomination from Amethi amidst huge fanfare 12-04-2014 11:01 PM

    Like his mother and Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi also owns assets worth almost Rs 10 crore. In his affidavit filed before the returning officer at Amethi, he has declared movable assets worth Rs 8,07,58,265 and immovable assets worth Rs 1,32,48,284. Income shown for the Financial Year 2012-13 is...
  • I don't think there is a Modi wave: Priyanka Gandhi 10-04-2014 01:38 PM

    Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi and husband Robert Vadra were amongst the early voters in Delhi. The Congress President's daughter exercised her franchise at a polling booth in Delhi's Lodhi Estate. When asked by reporters if there was a 'Modi wave' in the country, Priyanka said, "I don't think so." ...