Manifesto

  • Government is entitled to try the new system: Ram Jethmalani July 29, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, lawyer Ram Jethmalani talks about the collegium system. He says that the government wants a new system and is entitled to try this new system out. He points out the fact that the present government had made a promise in its manifesto. Thus, its justified...
  • CJ Youngistan: Are political parties ignoring the rights of transgenders? April 21, 2014

    With no mention of section 377 in poll manifestos, transgenders feel that their rights are being ignored by the country's top political parties. ...
  • CJ Youngistan: How significant is youth vote in Lok Sabha Polls ? April 13, 2014

    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 April 13, 2014

    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. ...
  • LS polls: BJP releases manifesto, says will on development April 7, 2014

    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. ...
  • BJP's manifesto: Does it signal emergence of a new BJP under Modi? April 7, 2014

    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 April 7, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Huge turnout on first poll phase in Assam, Tripura April 7, 2014

    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. ...
  • A Billion Votes: BJP releases manifesto, puts growth above Ram Mandir April 7, 2014

    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). ...
  • BJP manifesto takes the people of India for granted: Congress April 7, 2014

    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 April 7, 2014

    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. ...
  • No bar on releasing manifesto but can't publicise it on voting day: EC April 7, 2014

    The Chief Election Commissioner HS Brahma was speaking to CNN-IBN about the release of manifesto by the Bharatiya Janata Party on election day. ...
  • LS polls: Need security before development, says Ravi Shankar Prasad April 7, 2014

    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. ...
  • No time limit on releasing election manifesto: BJP April 4, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has said it will release its manifesto on April 7. It has also refuted reports that the manifesto has been delayed due to party infighting. ...
  • No tolerance for terrorism, our focus on peaceful relations: Yogendra Yadav April 4, 2014

    Hours after releasing manifesto, Aam Aadmi Party leader Yogendra Yadav said, "Strict non-tolerance for cross border terrorism, at the same time, principle focus on peace." Speaking to CNN-IBN, Yadav also said that they need to deregulate quite a bit of it. At the same time, they need greater intervention in...
  • A Billion Votes: Is the BJP divided even over its manifesto release? April 3, 2014

    In a surprise move, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said that it will release its poll manifesto on April 7, the day elections begin. The party is allegedly battling infighting between Team Narendra Modi and Team Murli Manohar Joshi on the content of the manifesto. Team Modi reportedly...
  • BJP working on its election manifesto: Subramanian Swamy April 3, 2014

    With the Bharatiya Janata Party not yet releasing its election manifesto, party leader Subramanian Swamy says, "Our manifesto is obvious from the issues raised in speeches. MM Joshi is working on it." ...
  • Is the Congress fighting a losing battle in 2014? March 26, 2014

    Perhaps for the last time Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi addressed a joint press conference from the Congress headquarters on Akbar Road. It is a well known fact that even if the Congress led UPA returns to power, Manmohan Singh...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 26, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Congress's manifesto a document of deceit: BJP March 26, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party hit out at the Congress's manifesto for the Lok Sabha elections and called it a document of deceit. BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "Congress had promised to provide electricity to every house. Today the country is in darkness because of them and they have...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 25, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Kejriwal to take on Modi in Varanasi March 25, 2014

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday addressed a rally in Varanasi and said that he will fight Lok Sabha elections against BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. ...
  • A Billion Votes: All the elections buzz from battleground Varanasi March 25, 2014

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday addressed a rally in Varanasi and said that he will fight Lok Sabha elections against BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. ...
  • Power of 49: The women manifesto March 22, 2014

    The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage. In this special show, we take an exclusive women's manifesto launched to highlight women's issues. ...
  • The Last Word: SC right in asking EC to regulate 'freebies' under code of conduct? July 9, 2013

    Taking a strong view against distribution of freebies by political parties and candidates, the Supreme Court has expressed the need for a law to regulate their conduct. Karan Thapar discusses with a panel of experts whether the Supreme Court is right in asking the Election Commission to bring the election...
  • TN polls: DMK offers freebies to cover 2G stain March 20, 2011

    Along with free rice, free laptops and mixers also appear on the DMK's offer list. ...
  • Battle of promises: Cong, BJP debate manifestos April 4, 2009

    Ravi Shankar Prasad of BJP and Jayanthi Natarajan of Congress debate and discuss their parties' manifestos on CNN-IBN India at 9. ...
  • BJP's National Executive to release manifesto today April 3, 2009

    New Delhi: The national executive of the BJP is expected to release it's Manifesto. And coming right on the heels of the Congress party manifesto, the saffron party is bound to take a pro-poor stand. Here's what to expect. ...