POLLS

  • Assembly election results: BJP sweeps Haryana polls 5 days ago

    The Bharatiya Janata Party in Haryana did not have a strong local leadership, but achieved a massive surge in support after Prime Minister Modi campaigned in the state. BJP leader Manohar Lal Khattar from Karnal said, "The Indian National Lok Dal is now out of power for a third consecutive...
  • Watch: Exit polls predict BJP victory in Maharashtra, Haryana October 15, 2014

    Watch our special coverage on exit poll surveys on Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections. ...
  • We will excel well in Maharashtra polls, no party will get absolute majority: Praful Patel October 15, 2014

    As the state of Maharashtra voted for its new state government on Wednesday, NCP leader Praful Patel talks to CNN-IBN. ...
  • We are voting for the development, job opportunities, Gurgaon voters October 15, 2014

    As the state of Haryana voted for its 90 membered assembly on Wednesday, here are the reasons that made people of Gurgaon vote. ...
  • Mumbai: First time voters vote for constructive change October 15, 2014

    As the state of Maharashtra voted for its next state government, here are few first time voters and their reason to vote. ...
  • Watch: Those who cared to vote in Haryana, Maharashtra Assembly elections October 15, 2014

    A woman on wheelchair, an 89-year-old man were among those who cast their votes on Wednesday during the Maharashtra and Haryana elections. They sent out a message of being a responsible citizen of the country. ...
  • People will vote us to power again, says Maharashtra CM October 15, 2014

    Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan is confident of getting another term in the state. "I'm confident that people of Maharashtra will vote for the Congress. Our work in the past 15 years has been remarkable," he said. ...
  • #SelfieForIndia: Go vote on Wednesday, click a selfie and send it to us! October 14, 2014

    With Assembly elections scheduled to take place on October 15, CNN-IBN appeals to the people to click their selfie with voter mark and send it to #SelfieForIndia. ...
  • 4 villages to boycott Haryana polls after student graded poorly in college commits suicide October 14, 2014

    Four villages in Haryana have decided to boycott the Assembly elections on Wednesday after a student who was allegedly graded poorly by her Gurgaon college committed suicide. Pinky Chauhan had set herself on fire last month and succumbed to her injuries on Sunday. ...
  • Congress moves EC against PM Modi alleging personal attacks October 10, 2014

    After the EC order that there was no poll code violation by Haryana Government in clearing the land deal involving Robert Vadra, the Congress has been demanding an apology from PM Narendra Modi....
  • Sharad Pawar hits back at PM, says I did visit borders as Defence Minister October 10, 2014

    In reply to PM Narendra Modi's comment that NCP chief Sharad Pawar as Defence Minister in UPA government never visited border areas the later hit back on Friday. ...
  • Nothing wrong in PM Modi campaigning extensively in Maharashtra: Goa CM October 7, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has faced severe criticism from former ally Shiv Sena over him addressing multiple poll rallies in Maharashtra. Goa Chief Minister and BJP leader Manohar Parrikar has jumped to Modi's defence saying that there is nothing wrong with Modi's campaign blitz. ...
  • No question of alliance with NCP, says Maharashtra BJP September 26, 2014

    After its break-up with the Shiv Sena, the Bharatiya Janata Party has said that there is no question of going with the NCP, which also snapped ties with the Congress on Thursday. ...
  • Congress, NCP politically obliged to contest Maharashtra polls together: Tariq Anwar September 23, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Nationalist Congress Party General Secretary Tariq Anwar said that both Congress and NCP would suffer if the alliance is broken. "Politically we are obliged to contest together," said Anwar. ...
  • Scotland polls: Want independence for the benefit of the Scottish people, say residents September 18, 2014

    Scottish Parliament general election will be held on Thursday. One of the locals said, "I will be voting on Thursday because I believe that an independent country will always have the advantage of tackling poverty, equality and economy better." ...
  • Scots to decide today the fate of United Kingdom September 18, 2014

    Scottish Parliament general election will be held on Thursday. The world's attention is on the people of Scotland who not only decide the fate of Scotland, but also the future of United Kingdom. ...
  • 100 days of Modi government: The hits and misses August 28, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to complete 100 days in office. CNBCTV 18 CEOs' poll rates Modi's overall performance to be 7.8/10. Speedy decision making and taking steps in the right direction have been accounted as the government's biggest achievement. ...
  • Law commission begins review of the death penalty: Is it time to abolish it now? August 25, 2014

    The Law Commission has begun a review of the death penalty. The Commission has issued a public consultation paper on capital punishment with a detailed questionnaire open to the public to send in their views. ...
  • Praful Patel hints at fissures in CongressNCP alliance July 27, 2014

    After the CongressNational Conference alliance split, it looks like the CongressNationalist Congress Party combine could be headed the same way. NCP leader Praful Patel has hinted at some fissures in the alliance ahead of Maharashtra Assembly elections. He said, "Everybody has ability as well as the freedom to fight alone....
  • Congress meet to review poll loss June 28, 2014

    The AK Antony committee set up by the Congress party to inquire into the poll losses endured in the last Lok Sabha elections will meet on Saturday. Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan, along with several other MLAs will meet former Defence Minister AK Antony and submit a detailed report on the...
  • Postpoll survey: TRS leading in Telangana, AIADMK is a big gainer in TN May 14, 2014

    According to CNNIBNCSDSLokniti postpoll survey based on all the nine phases of voting, TRS is a big gainer in Telangana with 812 seats and Congress is getting 35 seats, while BJPTDP alliance is getting 24 seats out of 17 seats. On the other side, J Jayalalithaa led AIADMK is leading...
  • Postpoll survey: BJPShiv Sena alliance leading in Maharashtra May 14, 2014

    According to the postpoll survey conducted by CNNIBN, CSDS, Lokniti, the Bharatiya Janata PartyShiv Sena alliance is leading in Maharashtra and is likely to win 3137 seats. ...
  • Postpoll survey: BJP leading with 4553 in UP, 2127 seats in Bihar May 14, 2014

    According to CNNIBNCSDSLokniti postpoll survey based on all the nine phases of voting, the Bharatiya Janata Party is likely to get 4553 in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress is getting 1115 seats and the Samajwadi Party is getting 24 seats. On the other side, BJP is also leading in the Bihar...
  • Did the media cover campaign 2014 fairly? May 14, 2014

    With extensive media coverage of BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rallies and campaigns, not only he but the party was also benefited by it. The postpoll survey conducted by CNNIBNCSDSLokniti shows that 47 per cent voters with very high media exposure preferred Modi while only 19 per cent backed...
  • Postpoll survey: TMC a big gainer in West Bengal, likely to get 38 pc votes May 14, 2014

    In West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee led Trinamool Congress is clearly ahead of all others in the fray. According to CNNIBNCSDS postpoll survey the TMC is expected to get 38 per cent vote share and win 2531 seats while the opposition Left Front is expected to get 24 per...
  • Jaya refuses to comment on postpoll alliance, says waiting for result May 14, 2014

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa refused to comment on the postpoll alliance and said she was eagerly waiting for the result. Jayalalithaa said, "I am waiting eagerly for results which will be declared on May 16. Nothing more I can say at this juncture. I cannot...
  • Postpoll survey: Who is leading the prime ministerial race? May 13, 2014

    According to CNNIBNCSDSLokniti postpoll survey there has been a steady growth in BJP prime ministerial pick Narendra Modi's popularity since July 2013. Then Modi had got just 19 per cent backing. It went up to 34 per cent in January 2014 and remained same in March and then touched 37...
  • Rahul vs Modi: Have urban voters redefined political leadership? May 13, 2014

    Almost 40 per cent of voters want Narendra Modi as the next Prime Minister of India reveals CNNIBNCSDSLokniti postpoll survey. According to the survey there has been a steady growth in BJP prime ministerial pick Narendra Modi's popularity since July 2013. Then Modi had got just 19 per cent backing....
  • A Billion Votes: Exit polls project NDA win, what next? May 13, 2014

    The post poll surveys have given the Bharatiya Janata Partyled National Democratic Alliance a clear mandate with mission 272 being well within its reach this Lok Sabha election. While the BJP has welcomed the polls and is confident of victory under the leadership of its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi,...
  • Exit polls manipulated, Modi will never be PM: Samajwadi Party May 13, 2014

    Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal has said that the exit polls, predicting a BJP victory, are manipulated and that the NDA can never come to power. ...