Manifesto

  • CJ Youngistan: How significant is youth vote in Lok Sabha Polls ? 13-04-2014 07:04 PM

    Is youth vote a hype or a real game changer? We chat with young voters and Aam Admi Party candidate from Mumbai south Meera Sanyal to find out how political parties are trying to reach the young electorate in the city. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 13-04-2014 06:49 PM

    This week, Citizen Journalist show gets your voices of young voters from Mumbai. They speak about their aspirations and issues that affect their vote. Also, a report by young aspiring actor about his struggles in the city of dreams. ...
  • Congress releases poll manifesto for Telangana 12-04-2014 11:01 PM

    Congress on Saturday released its election manifesto for Telangana, promising socially-inclusive growth with focus on jobs and social justice and a three-pronged approach for building the new state. The manifesto, released in Hyderabad this afternoon by Union Minister Jairam Ramesh, looked largely like a replica of the manifestos of rival...
  • JDS manifesto vows to safeguard Karnataka interests 11-04-2014 05:27 PM

    Bangalore: The Janata Dal (Secular) manifesto on Friday promised new inter-state river water and rural India policies and vowed to protect Karnataka's interests which the national parties had "totally failed" to safeguard. The manifesto said elected representatives of Congress and BJP have become "mute spectators" and not taken any action...
  • AAP unveils Mumbai manifesto, vows to decriminalise gay sex 10-04-2014 09:23 PM

    Mumbai: Decriminalisation of gay sex by repealing section 377 of IPC, bringing more women officers in police force and "zero tolerance" towards crimes against women are some of the promises made by Aam Aadmi Party which on Thursday unveiled its Mumbai-centric "sankalp patra". "Mumbai is special(in itself),"activist-turned-politician and AAP's candidate...
  • Jairam Ramesh to release Congress manifesto for Telangana 10-04-2014 07:40 PM

    Union Minister Jairam Ramesh is set to release the Congress party's election manifesto for Telangana at an event in Hyderabad on April 12. The manifesto would be released at Gandhi Bhavan, the state Congress headquarters, at 11 am, Telangana region's Congress president Ponnala Lakshmaiah told reporters today. A key member...
  • BJP's 'poisonous thoughts' reflects majoritarian politics, says Chidambaram 08-04-2014 05:32 PM

    Finance Minister P Chidambaram accused the BJP of deliberately attempting to polarise voters by raking up "poisonous and divisive" issues like Ram Temple in Ayodhya to consolidate its vote bank without bothering about those who will not vote for them. Addressing a press conference in Madurai, he said what was...
  • Article 370 must apply to all states, not just J&K

    The Mysore Post |  Kiran Batni
    "In fact, the hundreds of states which acceded to the Dominion of India in the days and weeks after 15 August 1947 originally had the...

  • LS polls: BJP releases manifesto, says will on development 07-04-2014 10:51 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party raleased its 2014 election manifesto on April 7, the day voting began for the 16th Lok Sabha. The manifesto says there should be a clear roadmap for dealing with national security issues. ...
  • India's 'no first use' nuclear policy may change under BJP-led NDA rule 07-04-2014 10:21 PM

    New Delhi: The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), widely tipped to form the next government, pledged on Monday to revise India's nuclear doctrine, whose central principle is that New Delhi would not be first to use atomic weapons in a conflict. Unveiling its election manifesto, the party gave no details,...
  • BJP's manifesto: Does it signal emergence of a new BJP under Modi? 07-04-2014 09:55 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party raleased its 2014 election manifesto on April 7, the day voting began for the 16th Lok Sabha. The BJP manifesto pledges 'Ek Bharat, Shreshta Bharat - Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas' (One India, Best India - Unity and Development for everyone). ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 07-04-2014 09:10 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Huge turnout on first poll phase in Assam, Tripura 07-04-2014 08:15 PM

    An estimated 72 per cent of the 64.4 lakh voters exercised their franchise peacefully in five Lok Sabha constituencies in Assam sealing the electoral fate of 51 contestants, including two union ministers in the first phase. ...
  • Won't do anything for myself or out of ill intent as PM: Narendra Modi 07-04-2014 08:15 PM

    New Delhi: After weeks of frantic parleys the BJP finally released its 2014 Lok Sabha election manifesto on Monday. After the manifesto was released BJP prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi vowed that he would not do anything for himself after becoming the Prime Minister. "The party...
  • A Billion Votes: BJP releases manifesto, puts growth above Ram Mandir 07-04-2014 07:35 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party raleased its 2014 election manifesto on April 7, the day voting began for the 16th Lok Sabha. The BJP manifesto pledges 'Ek Bharat, Shreshta Bharat - Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas' (One India, Best India - Unity and Development for everyone). ...
  • India Inc wants BJP to reconsider stand on FDI in retail 07-04-2014 06:16 PM

    New Delhi: Dismayed by the BJP's decision to say no to FDI in multi-brand retail in its election manifesto, India Inc has urged the party to reconsider its stand, saying the move may send a wrong signal to overseas investors. However, industry bodies have welcomed other promises made in the...
  • LS polls: BJP promises growth & investment, but no to FDI in retail 07-04-2014 05:53 PM

    New Delhi: Describing the UPA's 10-year rule as "decade of decay", BJP today promised to restore investor confidence by promoting growth, checking inflation, pushing tax reforms and encouraging foreign investments, but said no to FDI in multibrand retail. The BJP manifesto, released in the presence of its top leaders, also...
  • BJP manifesto takes the people of India for granted: Congress 07-04-2014 04:47 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday released its manifesto for the 2014 elections. The party has been slammed for releasing the document on the day elections began. ...
  • Election manifesto: BJP stole Congress's ideas, says Anand Sharma 07-04-2014 04:37 PM

    After much anticipation, the Bharatiya Janata Paryt on Monday released its election manifesto. Leaders across the Congress are lashing out at the BJP. Congress leader Anand Sharma accused the BJP of stealing Congress's ideas. ...
  • BJP united on manifesto, its release violates no law: MM Joshi 07-04-2014 04:11 PM

    New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader and chairman of the party's manifesto drafting committee Murli Manohar Joshi brushed aside all criticism of the document and said that this was the best BJP manifesto ever. Refuting the charge that releasing of the manifesto was a violation of the model code...
  • Election manifestos: BJP, Congress and AAP's stand on key issues 07-04-2014 03:33 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party raleased its 2014 election manifesto on April 7, the day voting began for the 16th Lok Sabha. The Congress had already come out with the document on March 26 while the Aam Aadmi Party, which has generated a lot of curiosity by its unorthodox methods, had...
  • Hindutva agenda intact in BJP manifesto: Prakash Karat 07-04-2014 02:59 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: CPI(M) General Secretary Prakash Karat has said that the Hindutva agendas remain intact in the BJP manifesto, like building the Ram Temple, implementation of uniform civil code and Article 370. The selection of Narendra Modi's s seat from Varanasi shows that the Hindutva agenda is in the forefront as...
  • Farooq, Omar attack BJP on Article 370, call it a gimmick 07-04-2014 01:46 PM

    Srinagar: Union Minister Dr Farooq Abdullah has attacked the Bharatiya Janata Party for promising the abrogation of Article 370 in its manifesto. Dr Abdullah said, "National Conference, Congress and other national parties won't let Article 370 be abrogated." The Article 370 of the Constitution guarantees a special category status for...
  • Congress complains to EC on BJP releasing manifesto on polling day 07-04-2014 01:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress on Monday complained to the Election Commission on the release of the poll manifesto by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on a day the elections began. The BJP released its manifesto promising to rid India of corruption and bring it back on the path of development....
  • No bar on releasing manifesto but can't publicise it on voting day: EC 07-04-2014 01:07 PM

    The Chief Election Commissioner HS Brahma was speaking to CNN-IBN about the release of manifesto by the Bharatiya Janata Party on election day. ...
  • Will not do anything for myself, says Narendra Modi 07-04-2014 12:59 PM

    New Delhi: BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Monday vowed that he will not do anything with for himself if he becomes the prime minister as he outlined his vision. "The party has bestowed me with certain responsibility. I want to make three promises personally -- I will never...
  • LS polls: Need security before development, says Ravi Shankar Prasad 07-04-2014 12:46 PM

    The BJP released its manifesto for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections on Monday. The manifesto focuses on development, inclusive growth and zero tolerance towards terror. ...
  • BJP manifesto reflects communal agenda to attract votes: JD(U) 07-04-2014 12:01 PM

    JD(U) slammed the BJP manifesto for the Lok Sabha Polls by terming it as a manifesto of communal agenda to get votes. Expressing disappointment, JD(U) leader AK Tyagi said that there is no mention for special reservation for dalits or increasing procurement price for farmers in it. Tyagi said that...
  • LS polls: BJP's 'dream manifesto' will remain a dream, says Congress 07-04-2014 11:40 AM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) released its manifesto for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, focusing primarily on development and inclusive growth. It's rivals, however, were quick to slam the manifesto, with the Congress calling it a "dream manifesto" which will remain a dream. Listed below are some of...
  • Full text: BJP manifesto for 2014 Lok Sabha elections 07-04-2014 11:11 AM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party released its manifesto for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections on Monday, the day the first phase of the polls began in the states of Assam and Tripura. The BJP manifesto pledges 'Ek Bharat, Shreshta Bharat - Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas' (One India, Best India - Unity...