Vadnagar

  • Kings & Queens: Narendra Modi's extraordinary journey from Vadnagar to 7RCR June 14, 2014

    In this special episode of Kings and Queens, watch the extra ordinary journey of ordinary man Narendra Modi from Vadnagar to 7 Race Course Road. Narendra Damodardas Modi on Monday took charge as the 15th Prime Minister of India. The 63yearold Modi was swornin on the forecourt of the Rashtrapati...
  • Open Mike: What are the expectations from PM Narendra Modi? May 24, 2014

    After Narendra Modi leads BJPled NDA to a landslide victory, CNNIBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits his hometown Vadnagar and Ahmedabad to know people's expectations from the new PM. ...
  • Gujarat: Vadnagar lauds its son, PMelect Narendra Modi May 21, 2014

    Vadnagar: The country's most famous chaiwala (tea seller), Narendra Modi's unprecedented success is no surprise for people of the sleepy town of Vadnagar in Gujarat's Mehsana district. This is where he was born. modi's younger sister, Vasantiben, who lives in Visnagar, a few miles away, tells us she had faith...
  • At Modi's birth place Vadnagar, everyone's hoping for him to be the PM April 28, 2014

    Vadnagar: In the small city of Vadnagar in the Mehsana district in Gujarat, each and every one is hopeful of seeing Chief Minister Narendra Modi as the next Prime Minister. CNNIBN travelled to Vadnagar, which is the birth place of Narendra Modi. Vadnagar is about 120 km from Ahmedabad and is...
  • Gujarat Yatra: In Modi's hometown, it's impossible to find detractors December 6, 2012

    Vadnagar: It's Day 4 of CNNIBN's Gujarat yatra and CNNIBN heads to Vadnagar, which is the hometown of Chief Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi. The town, which boasts of a rich history, is completely sold on the idea of Modi and finding a detractor there is next to impossible. In the...
  • Modi too 'arrogant' for hometown but has full support November 25, 2007

    Vadnagar (Gujarat): As sistersinlaw Vinodaben and Hiraben wash clothes, another sisterinlaw waters the tulsi plant. Family friend Vijaybhai Modi is a former electricity line man. Cousin Chandrakant Modi is a shopkeeper. He says Narendrabhai (Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has always played by his own rules. Hes a man good man...