Uma Bharti

  • Local units should introspect where we went wrong, says Uma Bharti 4 days ago

    Facing reverses in some seats in the Assembly bypolls, the BJP on Tuesday said the results in some places were not according to its expectations. Union Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday said, "state workers, leaders must introspect over defeat. Modi's popularity is increasing day by day." ...
  • FTP: Will more women in Cabinet lead to greater women's empowerment? May 27, 2014

    Seven MPs represent the female brigade of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 45-member Council of Ministers. Six out of the seven enjoy Cabinet rank. CNN-IBN Deputy Sagarika Ghose asks the panel of experts if more women in Cabinet would lead to greater women's empowerment. ...
  • Sharad Pawar will flock to the party which comes to power: Uma Bharti May 9, 2014

    BJP leader Uma Bharti attacked NCP chief Sharad Pawar saying, "Sharad Pawar will flock to any party that comes to power. We have several allies who he is close to." ...
  • Priyanka unaware of Indian culture: Uma Bharti May 3, 2014

    BJP leader Uma Bharti took potshots on Priyanka Gandhi for her anger at Modi's 'daughter' remark saying that she was unaware of Indian tradition and culture. ...
  • Will address Priyanka as Vadra's wife from now on: Uma Bharti April 30, 2014

    Senior BJP leader Uma Bharti on Wednesday took potshots at Priyanka Gandhi saying that she would from now on address her as Robert Vadra's wife and not by her name. ...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Bundelkhand April 29, 2014

    With the 2014 Lok Sabha elections underway, CNN-IBN's Shreya Dhoundial visits Bundelkhand to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituencies. Out of the 80 constituencies in Uttar Pradesh, Bundelkhand has 4 constituencies - Banda, Jhansi, Hamirpur and Jalaun - which will vote on April...
  • A Billion Votes: BJP may field Uma Bharti against Sonia Gandhi March 27, 2014

    Congress's top guns Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul are likely to face a tough challenge in their pocket borough of Raebareli and Amethi. The BJP is set to field former Madhya Pradesh chief minister and firebrand leader Uma Bharti against Congress President Sonia Gandhi while its combative spokesperson Smriti...
  • News 360: BJP protests arrest warrants issued against their MLAs outside UP Assembly September 18, 2013

    BJP leaders on Wednesday staged a protest outside the Uttar Pradesh Assembly against the arrest warrants that have been issued against their party members for their alleged role in inciting communal violence in Muzaffarnagar. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Uma Bharti August 22, 2013

    A day after a case of sexual assault was registered against self styled Godman leader Asaram Bapu by a teenager in Delhi, BJP leader Uma Bharti on Thursday came out in his support. ...
  • I appeal to Advani to withdraw his resignation: Uma Bharti June 11, 2013

    Senior BJP leader Uma Bharti on Monday appealed to party patriarch LK Advani to withdraw his resignation. "My best wishes to Sushma Swaraj who is persuading him to withdraw his resignation. I will reach New Delhi tomorrow to meet Advaniji," she said. ...
  • News 360: Minor kidnapped, killed by cousin, friend after IPL betting loss May 15, 2013

    Thirteen-year-old Aditya Ranka was kidnapped and killed by the duo as they wanted to repay the money lost while betting on the IPL. ...
  • MP land row: No compromise with corruption, says Uma Bharti May 15, 2013

    BJP leader Uma Bharti minced no words when she said that she had zero tolerance towards corruption when asked about the land row involving Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan. ...
  • Will act if rules have been violated: Nitish Kumar February 23, 2012

    Administrative Officer Nitish Kumar said that the action will be taken on the basis of the video footage that will be sent to the state government. ...
  • UP campaign trail with Uma Bharti February 11, 2012

    Uma Bharti is the star campaigner of the BJP in Uttar Pradesh as she leads the election campaign in the state. ...
  • Uma Bharti leads BJP's poll campaign in UP February 9, 2012

    Uma Bharti is the star campaigner of the BJP in Uttar Pradesh as she leads the election campaign in the state. ...
  • No rift within the BJP, says Uma Bharti January 7, 2012

    BJP's star campaigner Uma Bharti has played down differences within the party over the inclusion of tainted former BSP MLA Babu Singh Kushwaha. ...
  • I am not scared of dying: Anna Hazare April 7, 2011

    Remembering the sacrifices of Bhagat Singh and Rajguru, Anna said, "People accuse me of joining hands with BJP. They have forgotten the sacrifices of Bhagat Singh and Rajguru. I have kept their sacrifices close to my heart and so I'm not scared of dying." ...
  • Uma and Jaitley climb down, mend fences with BJP March 20, 2009

    The smiles are back. Bharatiya Janashakti Party (BJS) chief Uma Bharti expelled from the BJP on Diwali eve three years back is now taking the first ginger steps to a return to the place where her political career rose to dizzying heights – the platform provided to her by one...
  • Uma mulls joining BJP for 'nation building' November 26, 2008

    Madhya Pradesh: Madhya Pradesh witnesses polling on Thursday and one of the two jokers in the pack of politicians is Uma Bharti, who has now told CNN-IBN that her party isn't averse to the idea of joining the BJP again. ...
  • Uma, a CEO and a soap queen on The Week That Wasn't November 24, 2008

    Cyrus Broach is at his hilarious best in the weekly show The Week That Wasn't. Broach grills Uma Bharti in an interview that never happened. A reporter on the show meets the CEO of Mortgaging Stanley, a firm that never was and witnesses how the economic crisis is affecting one...
  • Battle For The States takes a look at elections in MP November 20, 2008

    New Delhi: It's a battle for the heart of India, the state of Madhya Pradesh. Touted as the land of gods and goddesses, is Hindutva the thriving force here, ask observers. Bharatiya Janshakti President Uma Bharti asks the public to support the arrested sadhvi Pragya Thakur Singh and not...
  • Watch: Uma Bharati slaps party worker November 5, 2008

    Uma Bharati slaps party worker....
  • National Wipes: What's making news across the country November 30, 2007

    Here's all the news from across the country on Friday. ...