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  • Rajdeep Sardesai @ ground zero: Campaign trail in Bangalore South 15-04-2014 10:27 PM

    Out of the 28 Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka, the most keenly watched will be the Bangalore South constituency where six-time BJP MP Ananth Kumar will contest against UIDAI chairman Nandan Nilekani who is contesting on the Congress ticket. In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, IBN18...
  • LS poll: Nandan Nilekani confident of winning from Bangalore South 15-04-2014 08:57 PM

    On the last day of campaigning, Congress Bangalore South candidate Nandan Nilekani is very confident that people will vote for him. He said, "People are ready for change. There is a huge anti-Ananth Kumar wave. I am very confident that people of Bangalore South will vote for us. I expect...
  • If people don't vote, they have no right to complain: Kirron Kher 10-04-2014 03:35 PM

    BJP candidate from Chandigarh said, "I am confident the people will vote for BJP and BJP will win with majority. It is very important that every individual should vote. If they don't vote, they have no right to complain later." ...
  • Pawan Bansal urges people to vote, confident of winning 10-04-2014 03:10 PM

    Congress candidate from Chandigarh, Pawan Kumar Bansal said that he has confident of winning. ...
  • Watch: Chandigarh voters at poll booths early in the morning 10-04-2014 09:27 AM

    Chandigarh has two fresh candidates in the fray - AAP's Gul Panag and BJP's Kirron Kher - and sitting Congress MP Pawan Bansal. ...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Karnataka 09-04-2014 11:46 PM

    Just days to go before 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN's Deepa Balakrishnan visits Karnataka to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituency. Karnataka is set to vote on April 17. ...
  • Watch: 'Kumar Bindas' poetry on 'abki baar Modi sarkar' in TWTW 06-04-2014 01:45 PM

    In this week's 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on AAP member Kumar Vishwas. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Shinde has Rs 8.4 cr as bank deposits, investments 04-04-2014 09:26 AM

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has cash reserves of Rs 1.9 lakhs. The Congress leader has Rs 8.4 crores as bank deposits and investments. ...
  • Rajnikanth launches much anticipated animated film 'Kochadaiiyaan' 31-03-2014 10:50 AM

    Four years after the release of his last film 'Robot' in 2010, superstar Rajinikanth is back with the animation film 'Kochadaiiyaan'. On Sunday evening, the actor was spotted the legend promoting his film in Mumbai. ...
  • Open Mike: Do actors make successful politicians? 24-03-2014 07:08 PM

    The Chandigarh constituency will be one of the keenly watched seat this election as Bollywood actors Gul Panag, Kirron Kher and Congress leader Pawan Kumar Bansal will be contesting against each other. In a special series 'Open Mike', CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Chandigarh and put forth public issues...
  • Sushil hopeful of a medal at the Asian Games 18-03-2014 09:39 PM

    Olympic medallist and wrestler Sushil Kumar is yet to win a medal at the Asian Games. ...
  • News 360: Congress renominates Pawan Bansal from Chandigarh for LS polls 13-03-2014 08:41 PM

    The Congress on Thursday came out with its second list of candidates for the Lok Sabha elections. Of the 71 candidates named in the new list, the Congress has given tickets to 'tainted' leaders like former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, Veerappa Moily and Subodh Kant Sahay. ...
  • Watch: Chhattisgarh CM, HM pays tribute to Naxal attack martyrs 12-03-2014 10:59 AM

    A day after the Naxal attack in Chhatisgarh killed 15 security personnel and 1 civilian, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh and Home Minister Sushil Kumar paid tribute to the martyrs. The Centre has also sent additional forces into the Naxal areas launching a massive combing operation. ...
  • Won't ally with anyone responsible for AP's division: Ex-CM Kiran Reddy 11-03-2014 12:47 PM

    Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy launched his party on Monday. Jai Samaikyandhra Party will work for a united Andhra Pradesh, Reddy declared. ...
  • Kings & Queens: Can Nitish Kumar be the kingmaker in 2014 polls? 07-03-2014 11:21 PM

    Watch the political journey of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his role in the coming Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • News 360: Another Navy mishap, gas leak inside INS Kolkata kills 1 07-03-2014 08:30 PM

    Just weeks after a fire on board submarine Sindhuratna killed two Navy officers, another officer was killed in a gas leak on board India's most advanced destroyer ship, the INS Kolkata. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Jayalalitha calls Mamata, wishes luck for LS polls 07-03-2014 07:44 PM

    A day after AIADMK chief and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa snapped her pre-poll alliance with the Left Front, sources have told CNN-IBN that she called West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee and wished her for the coming Lok Sabha polls. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Will the politics of protest help or hurt the AAP? 06-03-2014 07:46 PM

    While the 14 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) workers arrested overnight for protests in the national capital were granted bail by the Patiala House Court on Thursday, party leaders Ashutosh and Shazia Ilmi were taken for interrogation at the Parliament Street police station. The two leaders have been served a notice...
  • Nitish can place their demand for special status before Centre: Alvi 02-03-2014 04:23 PM

    Reacting to the bandh call given by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over special state status, Congress leader Rashid Alvi said "Our government has given a lot of funds for Bihar's development but still if they feel the need for special status they can place their demand." ...
  • Watch: Naval officer who died on INS Sindhuratna given last salute 28-02-2014 11:55 PM

    Lt Commander Kapish Muwal, one of the Naval officers who lost his lives on INS Sindhuratna was cremated with full state honours today. Both he and his colleague Lt Manoranjan Kumar were responsible for saving the lives of many onboard the ill-fated submarine. As the nation salutes their sacrifice, India...
  • Sangakkara's century guides Sri Lanka to victory 28-02-2014 11:09 PM

    In pursuit of India's 265, Sri Lanka held their nerves as Kumar Sangakkara (103) guided his team to a two-wicket win. ...
  • FTP: Kejriwal, Shinde attack journalists: Is the media a soft target for politicians? 25-02-2014 11:05 PM

    The recent attacks by Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on the media has raised serious questions on the journalists becoming a soft target for politicians. ...
  • Would a Third Front government spell doom for India? 25-02-2014 10:52 PM

    A non-Congress and non-BJP alternative is back ahead of the general elections. Leaders of at least 11 political parties on Tuesday resolved to fight the Lok Sabha elections unitedly against Congress and the BJP with CPIM General Secretary Prakash Karat, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 25-02-2014 10:28 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: BJP woos Muslim voters, Rajnath apologies for 'mistake' 25-02-2014 08:33 PM

    The BJP it seems wants to leave no stone unturned to woo voters ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. Party chief Rajnath Singh on Tuesday while addressing a gathering of Muslims in New Delhi apologised for the 'mistakes' made in the past and appealed to the minority community to give...
  • A Billion Votes: 11 party-Third Front challenges BJP, Congress 25-02-2014 07:31 PM

    Announcing a non-Congress and non-BJP alliance, the Third Front wooed the electorate by making it clear that it would provide a secular, democratic and pro-development government after Lok Sabha elections. An amalgamation of 11 political parties, the Third Front on Tuesday claimed that India was not a two-party nation and...
  • Watch: Bangaloreans react to Shinde's remark on media 25-02-2014 03:16 PM

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Tuesday clarified that his remarks on "crushing elements in the media" pertained to the social media and not to journalists as such. "My comments were on social media. It was with regards to the issue related to the Northeast students who were being targeted...
  • Shinde can't blame media, Congress losing ground day by day: BJP 25-02-2014 01:46 PM

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde backtracked after his controversial comments threatening to crush the media. ...
  • Media needs to do some introspection: Manish Tewari 25-02-2014 01:45 PM

    Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari defended Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's remarks on 'crushing media'. He said, "Media too needs to do some introspection. UPA doesn't believe in attacking anyone in media despite the fact that you have been unfair to us." ...
  • Shinde's comments an expression of depression before defeat: BJP 25-02-2014 11:20 AM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party hit out at Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde for his remarks on crushing the media. BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said, "This is not the first time the Congress has said this. The same person talked about saffron terrorism. They also made fun of poverty line....