Janata Party

  • Voting for the first time, I'm confident, not nervous: Rathore 17-04-2014 10:28 AM

    Shooter turned politician Rajyavardhan Rathore is contesting elections from Jaipur Rural on a BJP ticket. ...
  • Confident of winning against Azad: BJP's Dr Jitendra Singh 17-04-2014 09:38 AM

    The Udhampur-Doda seat in Jammu and Kashmir is voting on Thursday. Riding on the Modi wave, BJP's Dr Jitendra Singh is taking on Congress leader and Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad. Speaking to CNN IBN's Mufti Islah, Jitendra Singh said he's very confident of a win. ...
  • Will change the belief that Scindia can't lose: Jaibhan Singh Pavaiyya 17-04-2014 09:32 AM

    In Madhya Pradesh, Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia is fighting it out with BJP candidate Jaibhan Singh Pavaiyya in the Scindia bastion of Guna. In 1998, the former Bajrang Dal chief had come a close second to the late Madhavrao Scindia in the Gwalior seat. ...
  • There's a wave in the BJP of sidelining party leaders: Congress 14-04-2014 09:24 AM

    The Congress's reaction comes after senior BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi sparked off a controversy with his latest interview where he appeared critical of his party's Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi. ...
  • Watch: Goa CM casts his vote in the early hours, polling on in Assam 12-04-2014 08:56 AM

    Polling began in Assam, Goa, Sikkim and Tripura. At stake are 3 Lok Sabha seats seats in Assam, 2 in Goa and 1 each in Sikkim and Tripura. A key fight is being played out in the BJP bastion of North Goa where former chief minister Ravi Naik of the...
  • Watch: Analysis of early voter trends in Lok Sabha elections Phase III 10-04-2014 12:54 PM

    As many as 91 constituencies voted in the third phase of the Lok Sabha elections on Thursday. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Poonam Mahajan's total assets valued at Rs 108 crore 09-04-2014 10:54 AM

    BJP member and late Pramod Mahajan's daughter Poonam's major investments are in bonds, debentures, mutual funds and shares amounting to Rs 37.02 crore. She has Rs 2.15 crore worth of jewellery. She and her husband drives an Audi Q5 and Audi A6 worth Rs 65.2 lakh. ...
  • Watch: Narendra Modi greets Kerala in Malayalam 08-04-2014 01:59 PM

    BJP Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi campaigned in Kasargod in Kerala on Tuesday. He began by addressing the crowd in Malayalam. Modi later launched a scathing attack on the Congress accusing them of shielding the Italian marines accused of killing two Kerala fishermen. ...
  • Whether I win or lose, I'm here to stay in politics: Hema Malini 03-04-2014 09:49 AM

    The 2014 polls are seeing a lot of star power. The BJP has fielded actress Hema Malini from Mathura. The actress said that irrespective of the outcome of the polls, she's here in politics to stay. ...
  • I don't take decisions alone, says Narendra Modi 01-04-2014 08:32 AM

    Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has said that he doesn't take decisions on his own and that he is a team player. He said this in an exclusive interview to TV18 group channel ETV after criticism over him essentially making the BJP a one-man show. Modi also...
  • Adamant over contesting from Barmer, BJP expels Jaswant Singh for 6 years 30-03-2014 08:52 AM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday expelled its senior leader Jaswant Singh for six years for not withdrawing his candidature from Barmer seat in Rajasthan. Singh will now contest elections as an Independent against BJP's Colonel Sonaram Choudhary and Harish Choudhary of the Congress. ...
  • Watch: On campaign trail with Sibal, Harshvardhan, Ashutosh 29-03-2014 02:59 PM

    Out of the seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi, the most keenly watched election will be the one for the Chandni Chowk constituency. Two-time Congress MP Kapil Sibal is facing tough opposition from BJP's Harshvardhan and Aam Aadmi Party's Ashutosh. CNN-IBN caught up with them on the campaign trail. ...
  • This is my last elections, want to contest from Barmer: Jaswant Singh 21-03-2014 11:32 AM

    There might be a truce in the BJP with LK Advani agreeing to fight from Gandhinagar, but Jaswant Singh has stuck by his ultimatum, that he is keen on contesting from Barmer in Rajasthan and that if he is denied the seat, he will contest as an Independent. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Shiv Sena hits out at BJP, says don't take us for granted 13-03-2014 07:25 PM

    Taking another swipe at ally Bharatiya Janata party (BJP), Shiv Sena chief Udhav Thackeray on Thursday said, "Our alliance with the BJP is strong but don't take us for granted." This comment comes just days after Uddhav expressed displeasure after senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari met MNS chief Raj Thackeray...
  • Don't take us for granted, Shiv Sena warns BJP 13-03-2014 06:09 PM

    Taking another swipe at ally Bharatiya Janata party (BJP), Shiv Sena chief Udhav Thackeray on Thursday said, "Our alliance with the BJP is strong but don't take us for granted." This comment comes just days after Uddhav expressed displeasure after senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari met MNS chief Raj Thackeray...
  • BJP to go it alone in West Bengal, to contest all 42 LS seats 13-03-2014 05:30 PM

    The BJP has said that it will contest all 42 seats in West Bengal for the upcoming Lok Sabha Polls. ...
  • Watch: Kejriwal stopped by Gujarat Police on way to Modi's residence 07-03-2014 12:29 PM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal and his convoy were stopped by the Gujarat Police while he was on his way to meet Chief Minister Narendra Modi. ...
  • We were not even shown a copy of the FIR: AAP leader Prashant Bhushan 06-03-2014 03:52 PM

    AAP leader Prashant Bhushan has alleged that party members have been charged wrongly. He says AAP leaders Ashutosh and Shazia Ilmi did not push AAP members to take to violence. ...
  • AAP-BJP clash: who gains from this confrontation? 05-03-2014 08:54 PM

    After protest by the Aam Aadmi Party members outside the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) office in Delhi, the AAP and the BJP workers have taken to the streets in Lucknow. A group of nearly 20 AAP supporters marched towards the BJP headquarters in Lucknow. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 28-02-2014 10:20 PM

    Sahara group chief Subrata Roy was finally arrested on a day of fast developments in Lucknow. The Uttar Pradesh Police on Friday arrested Subrata Roy at 10.30 in the morning on the orders of the Supreme Court. But drama followed as Roy summoned doctors to check him at his house...
  • A Billion Votes: Now, DMK hints at backing Narendra Modi 28-02-2014 07:50 PM

    After Ram Vilas Paswan's alliance with the BJP, more parties are giving hints of joining forces with Narendra Modi. DMK chief Karunanidhi spoke to a Tamil newspaper and said that Modi's continuous campaign reveals he is a hard worker. Calling Modi his good friend, Karunanidhi said he cannot speculate about...
  • We support Telangana, but Seemandhra concerns must be met: BJP 18-02-2014 10:31 AM

    BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu has said that the Congress must keep the House in order to discuss the Telangana Bill in an organised manner. ...
  • Watch: Bappi Lahiri sings at Narendra Modi's Kolkata rally 05-02-2014 11:50 PM

    Music composer and singer Bappi Lahiri, who recently joined the Bharatiya Janata Party, sang 'I love BJP' at Narendra Modi's rally in Kolkata on Wednesday. ...
  • The Last Word: Is the PM guilty of packing the Lokpal with Congress loyalists? 05-02-2014 09:12 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party continues to oppose government's nominee, senior Supreme Court lawyer Pavani Parameswara Rao, as the chief of anti-corruption body, Lokpal. BJP has said that Rao, nominated by the central government, had fought several cases for the Centre in courts as a result of which could prove to be...
  • AAP has become a self-certifying government: BJP 30-01-2014 08:04 PM

    Slamming the AAP government, BJP spokesman Prakash Javadekar said on Thursday, "The Aam Adami Party has become a self-certifying government in Delhi." ...
  • FTP: Modi's Salman moment: Will the photo-op benefit Modi? 15-01-2014 07:47 PM

    Actor Salman Khan was on Tuesday seen flying kites with BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on the occasion of Makar Sankranti. Was that just a photo-op or a clever political move that will no doubt benefit Modi? ...
  • A Billion Votes: Narendra Modi will make India prosperous, says Ananth Kumar 15-01-2014 07:00 PM

    Karnataka BJP leader Ananth Kumar told CNN-IBN on the occasion of Makar Sankranti that his special prayers were for the people of India who should be delivered from corruption and scams. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Suhasini Haidar 27-12-2013 10:41 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Suhasini Haidar on India @ 9. ...
  • Will Modi be able to overcome trust deficit he faces with minorities? 27-12-2013 10:36 PM

    As Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi wrote a blog on 2002 Gujarat riots expressing his views, he said he was shaken to the core because of the riots. He added, "'Grief', 'Sadness', 'Misery', 'Pain', 'Anguish', 'Agony' - mere words could not capture the absolute emptiness...
  • News 360: I was shattered, wracked with pain, says Modi on 2002 riots 27-12-2013 09:08 PM

    Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday shared his views for the first time on 2002 Gujarat riots through a blog and said he was shaken to the core by the riots. He said after Gujarat was hit by a devastating earthquake in 2001, the...