Roadshow

  • No personal fight between Modi and Rahul: BJP May 10, 2014

    BJP on Saturday made light of Rahul Gandhi's roadshow in Varanasi saying there is no "personal fight" between him and Narendra Modi and both had the right to campaign for their candidates. "I don't think Rahul Gandhi has come here personally to defeat Modi and it is his right to campaign...
  • Such a roadshow may be new for Modi, but not for Congress: Azad May 10, 2014

    Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad takes a jibe at BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal saying, "Such a roadshow may be new for Modi or Kejriwal but it's nothing new for the Congress party. Those who are saying that it is tit for tat politics...
  • Why Rahul allowed rally in Varanasi when Modi was barred: BJP to EC May 10, 2014

    Varanasi: As Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's cavalcade passed through the streets of Varanasi, Bharatiya Janata Party accused the Election Commission of bias alleging that the Gandhi scion's roadshow was being held at the same area where Narendra Modi was barred from campaigning. Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley said, "The...
  • There was a communication gap on Modi's rally, says EC May 9, 2014

    The Election Commission on Friday admitted that there was a "communication gap" between Varanasi Returning Officer and BJP over permission for a Narendra Modi rally, the denial over which the poll body drew flak from the saffron party. Election Commissioner H S Brahma also said the delay in providing approval to...
  • Congress complains to EC against Modi's Varanasi roadshow May 9, 2014

    Varanasi: The Congress on Friday complained to the Election Commission against Narendra Modi for holding a roadshow in Varanasi despite an EC ban on it. Modi's protest roadshow was seen as a massive show of strength after one of his rallies in the district was cancelled by the local administration. Modi...
  • After Modi's show of strength, Kejriwal to hit Varanasi streets today May 9, 2014

    Varanasi: After BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's grand roadshow in Varanasi on Thursday, it is his competitor Arvind Kejriwal who is all set to hit the streets of the temple town on Friday. Kejriwal's roadshow is likely to begin around 3 pm from the main gate of Benaras Hindu University....
  • Varanasi live: AAP roadshow begins, Kejriwal says will win by a record margin May 9, 2014

    Follow all the updates on the election campaign in Varanasi. AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal is holding a massive roadshow in the temple town. ...
  • Kejriwal shown black flags during roadshow in Faridabad March 22, 2014

    Faridabad: AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal was shown black flags by some local residents in Faridabad as he kicked off his two-day Haryana roadshow from the city this morning. Kejriwal along with AAP candidate Purushotam Dagar of Faridabad Lok Sabha seat began his roadshow from Sector 37 market. When Kejriwal along with...
  • Arvind Kejriwal's 3-day roadshow in UP gets mixed response on Day 1 March 1, 2014

    Lucknow: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kerjiwal's roadshow in Uttar Pradesh began on Saturday. It remains to be seen whether he will be able to pull crowds over the next three days. Kejriwal is the latest to join the battle in the key state of Uttar Pradesh, one that sends 80...
  • Verma-Punia rivalry comes to the fore at Rahul Gandhi's roadshow February 28, 2014

    The rivalry between senior Congress leaders Beni Prasad Verma and P L Punia on Friday came to the fore as party vice president Rahul Gandhi formally kicked off election campaign through a road show in Barabanki. Though supporters of local MP and chairman of National Scheduled Caste commission Punia were present...
  • Jerusalem turns racetrack for F1 Peace Roadshow June 14, 2013

    Formula One giants Ferrari and Marussia dazzled in the first Jerusalem F1 Peace Roadshow on Thursday, driving around for the first time in the Holy City at speeds of up to 240 kilometres per hour on an 2.8 kilometre track.Tens of thousands excited spectators witnessed the much anticipated event. The...
  • Kerala: Roadshow to woo tourists to shopping festival November 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi on Monday flagged off a unique roadshow to woo tourists for the forthcoming Grand Kerala Shopping Festival (GKSF) beginning on Dec 15. The GKSF is being held to promote Kerala as an international shopping destination. State government officials said the road-show was...
  • Bangalore: Chhattisgarh CM's roadshow to woo investors October 4, 2012

    Bangalore: Promising incentives and uninterrupted power, the BJP ruled Chhattisgarh on Thursday held a road show here to lure investors from Information Technology and Bio-technology sectors. The road show is being organised ahead of the November one Global Investors Meet (GIM) in Naya Raipur, a new planned township built on...
  • FB IPO will make Zuckerberg pay $ 903 mn in taxes May 7, 2012

    New York: The US tax authorities are in for a major windfall from Facebook Chief Mark Zuckerberg, as the upcoming IPO of the social networking giant could make him pay in taxes as much as $903 million (about Rs 5,000 crore). Interestingly, his total estimated tax payout amounts to more than...
  • Facebook IPO to begin trading on May 18 May 2, 2012

    San Francisco: The roadshow for Facebook Inc's initial public offering is scheduled to start on Monday, meaning the company's shares should begin trading on May 18, a source familiar with the process said on Tuesday. Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who has mostly operated in the background during Facebook's closely watched...
  • Cong was given permission for roadshow: Sibal February 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Union Minister Kapil Sibal on Tuesday defended Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi over the controversy surrounding his roadshow in Kanpur as part of the campaign for the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections. The Congress leader said that the party was earlier given the permission to hold the roadshow, which was...
  • Cong was given permission for roadshow: Sibal February 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Union Minister Kapil Sibal on Tuesday defended Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi over the controversy surrounding his roadshow in Kanpur as part of the campaign for the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections. The Congress leader said that the party was earlier given the permission to hold the roadshow, which was...
  • FIR against Rahul for violating code of conduct February 20, 2012

    Kanpur: An FIR has been filed against Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi for alleged model code of conduct violation by not taking up the route it had prescribed to the leader for his road campaign in Kanpur. The case has been filed in Kanpur for violating Section 144. Kanpur District Magistrate Hari...
  • Kanpur: Rahul shown black flags during road show February 20, 2012

    Kanpur: Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Monday invited the Election Commission's wrath by not taking up the route it had prescribed to the leader for his road campaign in Kanpur. Kanpur District Magistrate Hari Om said that Rahul stuck to his route, despite having been assigned an alternative route...
  • Renault's Formula One cars wows Indian fans November 10, 2008

    New Delhi: Delhi's famous pathway the Rajpath was taken over by a fast and furious Formula One car on Sunday as Indian fans got up close with the Renault machine. The amount of excitement that the roadshow generated rubbed off on the Renault drivers too who believe India will be a...
  • Watch: The Renault F1 Team Roadshow November 9, 2008

    The show was to mark 700 days for the Commonwealth Games in 2010. ...
  • Roadshow brings back F1 memories in South Africa August 9, 2007

    Johannesburg: It's been 14 long years since South Africa last hosted a Formula 1 race, but as CNN-IBN discoverd at a Renault Roadshow in Johannesburg, the interest for the sport is pretty strong. Racing fans in South Africa witnessed Formula 1 cars as Renault conducted their Roadshow in Johannesburg. The country that...
  • Rahul's charm offensive fails to work June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Even as the poll results poured in from Uttar Pradesh, it seemed as if the fruits of Rahul Gandhi's roadshows weren't showing on the results. Rahul Gandhi's house in New Delhi wore a deserted look on Friday and except for the security people, there were hardly anyone visible....
  • Punish Rahul Gandhi, says Pak leader June 19, 2007

    Islamabad: A top militant leader has flayed the Pakistan government for trying to improve relations with India instead of taking action against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for his statement on "dismemberment of Pakistan". Action should have been taken on the statement of Rahul Gandhi regarding "conspiracy for dismemberment of Pakistan",...
  • For Priyanka, it's just a 'sister act' June 18, 2007

    Amethi (Uttar Pradesh): Congress President Sonia Gandhi’s daughter Priyanka Vadra - campaigning in the Gandhi strongholds of Rae Bareilly and Amethi in Uttar Pradesh - on Sunday cleared air on speculation on her joining politics. In an exclusive conversation with CNN-IBN in brother Rahul Gandhi’s constituency Amethi, Priyanaka made clear that...
  • Debate: Rahul, India's future? June 16, 2007

    After his controversial Babri remarks, Congress MP Rahul Gandhi is in the news once again for his statement that it was Gandhi's who were responsible for the division of Pakistan. What's more Prime Minister Manmohan Singh would like us to believe that it is Rahul who is the future of...
  • My family split Pakistan: Rahul June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: First it was his comments on Babri Masjid and former prime minister Narasimha Rao that kicked off a storm in the heated battleground of Uttar Pradesh, and now Congress MP Rahul Gandhi has made another statement that is likely to generate much debate. On his campaign tour in the...
  • I'll work for the future of UP: Rahul June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi yet again invoked his family name in certain achievements that included "division" of Pakistan during his rally in Uttar Pradesh. "You know, when our Gandhi family commits to a task it also completes it. In the past too, members of the Gandhi family have...
  • Rahul roadshow hits RLD bumper April 8, 2007

    New Delhi: Congress' Amethi MP Rahul Gandhi stormed the stronghold of RLD leader Ajit Singh on Sunday as he resumed his UP roadshow and embarked on a three-day tour of western UP to campaign for the second phase of elections scheduled for April 13. There were some tense moments in Baghra...
  • EC pulls off Rahul posters in UP town April 2, 2007

    New Delhi: Congress scion Rahul Gandhi began his second leg of campaign for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls on Monday from Lalitpur in southern UP. However, controversy reached there before the 37-year-old Amethi MP could. Election Commission observers pulled down some of his posters from government buildings saying it was in...