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  • MPs Rating: Azharuddin scores 4.7 on a scale of 10 16-04-2014 09:39 AM

    New Delhi: Former Indian Cricket Captain, Mohammad Azharuddin, a sitting MP from Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh has scored 4.7 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. On the parameters of accessibility and trustworthiness, Azharuddin got 3.8 and 4.1 respectively....
  • Maid murder case: Court grants interim bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh 15-04-2014 05:14 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, accused in a rape case, was granted interim bail by a court in New Delhi on Tuesday. Additional Sessions Judge Sarita Birbal granted bail to Dhananjay Singh till May 20, after the complainant in the case withdrew the rape charge levelled against him. The trial court...
  • MPs Rating: TMC leader Saugata Roy scores 6.45 on a scale of 10 14-04-2014 01:21 PM

    New Delhi: Veteran politician and former Minister of State for Urban Development, Saugata Roy has scored 6.45 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. The TMC leader has been rated 5.16 for accessibility and 7.2 for trustworthiness. He has...
  • MPs Rating: Sushil Kumar Shinde scores a very low 4.9 out of 10 14-04-2014 09:06 AM

    New Delhi: Congress leader and Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has scored a very low 4.9 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. Shinde, a three-time MP from Solapur in Maharashtra has been rated 5.4 on accessibility and...
  • Manipur: Congress MP Meinya grew older by 11 years in 5 years 12-04-2014 12:25 PM

    Strange as it may sound, but sitting Congress MP from Inner Manipur parliamentary constituency Thokchom Meinya grew older by 11 years in the past five years. According to the affidavit filed by him with the Election Commission (EC) for the upcoming polls on April 17, Meinya, who is seeking a...
  • 40% of AAP candidates in the state have criminal records, 30% are billionaires 09-04-2014 08:46 PM

    Strange as it may seem, 30 per cent of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidates for the second phase of Lok Sabha polls in Madhya Pradesh are billionaires, while 40 per cent have criminal records against them. This was revealed in an analysis of candidates for the second phase by the...
  • SC grants bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh to file nomination from Jaunpur 09-04-2014 05:58 PM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted temporary bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, who along with his wife Jagriti Singh is accused of killing their maid, to file nomination from Jaunpur Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh. A bench headed by Justice B S Chauhan granted temporary bail to Singh...
  • MPs rating: Deve Gowda scored 6.15 out of 10 in performance 09-04-2014 01:58 PM

    New Delhi: Former Prime Minister and Janta Dal Secular Chief HD Deve gowda is a five-time sitting MP from Hassan, Karnataka. He scored 6.15 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. He scored 6.5 on 10 on the parameters...
  • PMT scam: Father, who got son into a medical college through a gang, arrested 07-04-2014 08:02 AM

    A father of medical student was arrested by the Special Task Force (STF) in connection with the MP Professional Examination Board's (MPPEB) Pre-Medical Test (PMT) scam. Identified as Badrilal Verma, he was arrested by the STF and produced before a court on Sunday, STF sources said. Meanwhile, his sonKundan Verma,...
  • MPs Rating: BSP MP Qadir Rana scores 5.2 on a scale of 10 04-04-2014 09:36 AM

    New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party MP Qadir Rana is the sitting MP from Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh. An accused in the Muzaffarnagar communal riots, Rana has scored 5.2 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. He has scored...
  • MPs Rating: Union Minister Ajay Maken scores 6.16 on a scale of 10 04-04-2014 08:45 AM

    New Delhi: Minister for Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Ajay Maken is a two-time MP from New Delhi. He is seeking re-election in the forthcoming elections. Maken, who is also the general secretary of AICC has scored 6.16 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and...
  • Praful Patel scores low on on MPs performance card 01-04-2014 09:44 AM

    Union Minister Praful Patel's overall rating as an MP is below the average. The survey has been done by CNN-IBN and ADR. Patel, MP from Bhandara-Gondiya in Maharashtra scored 5.4 on accessibility and trustworthiness. Nationalist Congress Party leader and Minister for Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, Patel is a four...
  • Kapil Sibal scores above average on MPs performance card 31-03-2014 09:59 AM

    Congress leader and Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal has scored above the average rating in a survey that rated MPs' performance. The survey has been done by CNN-IBN and ADR. The two times MP from Chandni Chowk and former HRD minister, Sibal's overall rating is 6.4 out of 10, which...
  • Modi as PM will need good CMs too: Shivraj Chouhan 29-03-2014 08:40 PM

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has rallied behind party's PM nominee Narendra Modi claiming that the BJP-ruled NDA would form a government at the Centre with a clear majority. The BJP leader, who is lauded for his work in the state, made it clear that Modi as...
  • MPs Rating: Jyotiraditya Scindia scores 4.89 on a scale of 10 25-03-2014 03:10 PM

    New Delhi: Congress leader Late Madhavrao Scindia's son, Jyotiraditya Scindia is a three-time sitting MP from Guna in Madhya Pradesh. The Union Minister for Power who is seeking re-election from his constituency has scored 4.89 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates...
  • MPs Rating: Shatrughan Sinha scores 5.13 on a scale of 10 24-03-2014 09:54 AM

    New Delhi: Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha who is a sitting MP from Patna Saheb has scored 5.13 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. The BJP leader who is seeking a re-election from Patna Sahib got 4.5 on 10 on...
  • MPs Rating: Raj Babbar scores 4.64 on a scale of 10 24-03-2014 09:38 AM

    New Delhi: Veteran actor and Congress Leader Raj Babbar is the sitting MP from Firozabad, Uttar Pradesh. The actor-turned-politician who will contest the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections from Ghaziabad has scored a very low 4.6 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. On a...
  • Only 70 per cent MPLAD funds utilised in Delhi from 2009-13 23-03-2014 09:57 AM

    New Delhi: Congress MP from North East Delhi Jai Prakash Agarwal has best spent the funds allocated to him under the Member of Parliament Local Area Development while his South Delhi counterpart Ramesh Kumar has barely utilised the money for development of his constituency. According to data of Ministry of...
  • Congress MP Satpal Maharaj will join BJP today, say sources 21-03-2014 11:46 AM

    Dehradun: In a season when politicians are hopping from one party to the other, the Congress has been hit the hardest. In yet another setback to the Congress, the party MP from Garhwal, Satpal Maharaj, has decided to join the Bharatiya Janata Party. The leader from Uttarakhand reportedly has support...
  • MPs Rating: K Chandrashekhar Rao scores 7.45 out of 10 21-03-2014 09:54 AM

    New Delhi: Telangana Rashtriya Samithi chief K Chandrashekhar Rao is the sitting MP from Mahabubnagar in Andhra Pradesh. The Telangana hero has scored 7.45 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. Rao scored more than 7 on 10 on the parameters of accessibility &...
  • Muslims abandon Nitish, claims BJP 20-03-2014 08:15 PM

    Taking a dig at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for denying ticket to JD(U)'s sole minority MP Monazir Hasan, BJP today claimed that the Muslims in the state have not taken kindly to the ruling party's decision and decided switch allegiance to NDA in the general elections. "The Chief Minister's...
  • Will be happy to vacate Vadodara seat for Modi, says Balkrishna Shukla 19-03-2014 12:56 PM

    Sitting BJP MP from Vadodara Lok Sabha seat, Balkrishna Shukla on Wednesday said he would be happy to vacate the seat for Narendra Modi, if the party decides to field him from the constituency. "Modi is my political guru. He had encouraged me to contest the 2009 Lok Sabha polls...
  • MPs rating: Mulayam scores 4.79 out of 10 19-03-2014 10:44 AM

    New Delhi: Samajwadi Party supremo and three times chief minister of Uttar Pradesh Mulayam Singh Yadav did not fare well in the survey that rated MPs' performance as he scored 4.79 out of 10. The survey has been done by CNN-IBN and ADR. Mainpuri MP Mulayam scored 3.9 on accessibility...
  • MPs rating: Rajnath's performance below average 19-03-2014 10:44 AM

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party President Rajnath Singh scored 4.5 out of 10 in a survey that rated MPs' performance. The survey has been done by CNN-IBN and ADR. Rajnath, the sitting MP from Ghaziabad, scored a little above 4 on accessibility and 4.4 on trustworthiness. He scored 4.5 on...
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  • Sushma Swaraj scores lowest on MPs performance card 18-03-2014 11:14 AM

    Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader and leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj has scored very low in a survey that rated MPs' performance. The survey has been done by CNN-IBN and ADR. The Three-time MP and former Information and Broadcasting minister in the Vajpayee government, Sushma's overall...
  • Sachin Pilot tops MPs performance chart 18-03-2014 10:53 AM

    Youngest Parliamentarian and Corporate Affairs Minister in UPA 2 government Sachin Pilot stands at the top in a survey that rated MPs' performance. The survey has been done by CNN-IBN and ADR. Sachin is the MP from Ajmer. The son of deceased Congress leader Rajesh Pilot, Sachin's overall rating is...
  • Shiv Sena MP Anandrao Adsul booked for abusing actress Navneet Kaur-Rana 17-03-2014 07:31 AM

    Amravati (Maharashtra): Police have registered a complaint against Shiv Sena Lok Sabha MP Anandrao Adsul and two others for abusing and threatening NCP candidate and actress Navneet Kaur-Rana, an official said here Sunday. "We have lodged offences pertaining to threats, using foul language, abuse in the name of caste and...
  • MP: Police lathi charge Congress workers protesting near Assembly 05-03-2014 03:58 PM

    Bhopal: Bhopal Police on Wednesday lathicharged Congress workers who tried to gherao Madhya Pradesh Assembly while protesting against Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan. The Congress workers were protesting against the Shivraj Singh government for the condition of farmers in the state. They accused the BJP government of ignoring the plight...
  • Pandove questions Srinivasan at BCCI Working Committee meet on India's overseas defeats 28-02-2014 08:37 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Former BCCI treasurer and Punjab Cricket Association secretary MP Pandove on Friday was the only member in the BCCI working committee to raise questions about India's disastrous performance in the recently concluded series in South Africa and New Zealand. India lost both Test and ODI series in both countries....