Nitin Gadkari

  • Election Yatra: Battle for Nagpur 07-04-2014 08:01 PM

    Just days to go before 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN's Smitha Nair visits Nagpur to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituency where former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari will contest against Congress's Vilas Muttemwar and AAP's Anjali Damania. Nagpur is set to vote on...
  • A Billion Votes: PM calls Opposition to break Telangana deadlock 10-02-2014 07:39 PM

    As the government gets ready to table the Telangana Bill in Parliament, ugly scenes are playing out in the House. There was high drama over Telangana in the Rajya Sabha on Monday. Papers were thrown at the Chair and an attempt was made to pull out his mike. The Congress...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 31-01-2014 11:02 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Kejriwal's 'corrupt' list: Character assassination or clever politics? 31-01-2014 10:17 PM

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday launched his Lok Sabha campaign with anti-corruption as the key poll plank. Kejriwal named Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi among his list of high profile corrupt leaders. BJP leader Nitin Gadkari, who was also named, has threatened to file a defamation suit. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Should serving police officers join politics? 31-01-2014 08:17 PM

    Satyapal Singh, who resigned as the Mumbai Police Commissioner on Friday, has admitted that he has offers from political parties. He, however, told CNN-IBN that he is yet undecided on joining any party. Speculation is rife that he is likely to contest the Lok Sabha elections on a BJP ticket....
  • Harsh Vardhan hits back at Kejriwal for calling Nitin Gadkari corrupt 31-01-2014 03:11 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party leader Dr Harsh Vardhan on Friday hit back at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for calling former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari. He took on Kejriwal for forming government in Delhi with Congress's support. "The most corrupt party in the country is Congress and they have taken support...
  • Have offers from parties, but yet undecided: Mumbai Police chief Satyapal Singh 31-01-2014 10:30 AM

    In a surprise move early on Friday, the Mumbai Police Commissioner, Satyapal Singh, sent his resignation to the state. Speculation is rife that he is likely to contest the Lok Sabha elections on a BJP ticket. ...
  • Advani a senior leader, we don't comment on his statements: Gadkari 20-09-2013 12:43 PM

    Former BJP President Nitin Gadkari has said that the party stands united in nominating Narendra Modi as its PM candidate. Watch the interview with Gadkari where he speaks about LK Advani, Narendra Modi and Atal Bihari Vajpayee. ...
  • More people killed in UP riots than in Gujarat riots: Nitin Gadkari 18-09-2013 06:46 PM

    Former BJP president Nitin Gadkari hit out at the Uttar Pradesh government saying a lot more people were killed in the riots as compared to Gujarat riots. He said, "A chief minister's responsibility is to run a stable government. A lot more people were killed in the UP riots as...
  • Watch: Former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari rides a scooty 18-07-2013 12:03 AM

    Former BJP president Nitin Gadkari was caught on camera riding a scooty. Take a look. ...
  • If EC has given any notice, Gopinath Munde will answer it: Rajnath 30-06-2013 03:59 PM

    Senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde had stoked a controversy by his candid admission about spending Rs 8 crore on his 2009 Lok Sabha campaign. ...
  • Decision on Modi unanimous, he has Advani's blessings: Gadkari 09-06-2013 04:55 PM

    "In consultation with the party workers, Narendra Modi has been chosen as the chairman of campaign committee. He has Advani's blessings," said former BJP president Nitin Gadkari. ...
  • Maharashtra irrigation scam: Medha names Ajit Pawar, Gadkari 20-04-2013 09:26 AM

    Social activist Medha Patkar is alleging fresh evidence in the Maharashtra Irrigation Scam. She has alleged Income Tax raids at the Mahalakshmi Infraprojects Limited uncovered proof of kickbacks being paid to the tune of Rs 44 crore. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on bandh politics 24-02-2013 10:45 AM

    On this episode of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha takes a look at the two-day Bharat Bandh. ...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 24-01-2013 11:58 PM

    Newly elected President of the BJP, Rajnath Singh, on Thursday threatened to disrupt Parliament's Budget Session if Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde is not sacked for alleging that the BJP and RSS have been running terror camps. ...
  • Modi a key leader, party will decide his role in 2014 elections: Rajnath 24-01-2013 01:39 PM

    Rajnath Singh also said that Nitin Gadkari was unfairly targeted and all the allegations against him were baseless. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 23-01-2013 11:58 PM

    Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Rajnath Singh was elected as the Bharatiya Janata Party President on Wednesday as Nitin Gadkari opted out of the race following corruption allegations against him. ...
  • Is the BJP still a house divided? 23-01-2013 11:56 PM

    Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Rajnath Singh was elected as the Bharatiya Janata Party President on Wednesday as Nitin Gadkari opted out of the race following corruption allegations against him. ...
  • The Last Word: Has drama over BJP presidency damaged the party? 23-01-2013 11:37 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party chose its president on Tuesday after a bitter battle and exposed unresolved leadership issues within the party. ...
  • 'Relieved Gadkari stepped down, Rajnath best man to lead' 23-01-2013 04:10 PM

    Singh returned to the post of BJP president after dramatic stepping down of Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday night. ...
  • BJP hopes Rajnath Singh will lead party to a path of success 23-01-2013 03:30 PM

    Senior BJP leader LK Advani said he hopes that Rajnath Singh will make sure that there is no compromise with corruption. ...
  • If Nitin Gadkari is guilty, he must be punished: Arvind Kejriwal 23-01-2013 12:14 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal said that if Gadkari was actually guilty then mere resignation was not enough. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 22-01-2013 11:39 PM

    Rajnath Singh to replace Nitin Gadkari as BJP president, say sources. Om Prakash Chautala, son get 10 years in jail for their involvement in the teachers' recruitment scam. ...
  • There are better candidates than Gadkari: Mahesh Jethmalani on BJP president 21-01-2013 04:18 PM

    BJP leader Mahesh Jethmalani has hinted that he may throw his hat in the contest for the post of party president, if there is no one to challenge Nitin Gadkari. ...
  • Ready for talks with Jharkhand Mukti Morcha: Congress 08-01-2013 06:10 PM

    In a blow to the BJP government in Jharkhand, the JMM withdrew support to the coalition in the state on Tuesday. Jharkhand CM Arjun Munda later met the governor and submitted his resignation. ...
  • Have a right to express myself: Ram Jethmalani 27-11-2012 03:07 PM

    The BJP's internal drama is becoming more bitter by the day. MP and veteran lawyer Ram Jethmalani, who was suspended and then issued a show cause notice asking why he should not be expelled, has again written to Nitin Gadkari, this time, slamming senior leaders Arun Jaitley and Sushma Swaraj....
  • Will continue to back Modi: Ram Jethmalani 27-11-2012 11:19 AM

    Suspended BJP leader Ram Jethmalani remains defiant and says that the party's action against him will not have any effect on him. ...
  • The Last Word: Is the BJP split wide open? 26-11-2012 10:10 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has issued a show cause notice to suspended party MP Ram Jethmalani for allegedly breaking party discipline. ...
  • Action against Jethmalani is an internal matter of BJP: Rashid Alvi 25-11-2012 11:38 PM

    The BJP on Sunday suspended senior leader and Rajya Sabha member Ram Jethmalani from the party using power vested under Article 25 of BJP's constitution. ...