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Nobody can prevent Priyanka Gandhi from enlarging her role in politics: Congress

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 14:56

Reacting to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader`s comment on Congress President Sonia Gandhi`s daughter Priyanka Gandhi, Congress Spokesperson Randeep Surjewala on Monday said that Priyanka was the bedrock of support for her mother and brother and that nobody could prevent her from enlarging her role in the spectrum of Indian politics.

Mercs, BMWs, Audis hot favourites of Indian politicians

Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 16:51

Wealthy Indian politicians prefer nothing less than Mercedes, BMWs, Jaguars, Audis or gas-guzzling SUVs to scorch the road.

Abhishek Bachchan wished Kirron Kher for her political tryst

Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 12:00

Its a `race of survival of the fittest` in the political scenario in the nation.

Modi slams Mamata, says she is playing vote bank politics

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 13:57

Taking West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee head on, BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today accused her of playing votebank politics and said no real `parivartan` has taken place in the state during TMC rule.

Narendra Modi invokes Mughals while attacking `dynastic politics`

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 00:08

BJP`s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday compared the conditions under the "dynastic politics" to those during the Mughal era.

Street theatre is corrupted, just campaign tool, say theatre veterans

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 19:08

Essentially "theatre by the people and for the people", nukkad natak or street theatre (ST) has transformed into more of a "propaganda" tool used by political parties as a crucial election campaign strategy leading to disintegration and corruption of the art form, veterans say.

Won`t initiate children into politics: AK Antony

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 13:51

After spending more than five decades in politics, Defence Minister AK Antony Tuesday ruled out initiating his children into the field.

People don`t realise the power of their vote: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Last Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014, 15:27

When methodical Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui interacted with people in four Indian states for his new role of a TV reporter in a news channel, he was shocked to see that many don`t realise the power of the vote - and discovered why "development" is just another word in politicians` dictionary.

84% believe kin of politicians should not get ticket to contest elections: Zee News poll

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 22:06

With Lok Sabha elections just a few weeks away, an overwhelming majority of people think that families of politicians should not get ticket contest elections.

Now, kids can get NaMo, AK, RG to dance to their tunes

Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 21:18

In an attempt to create basic awareness about Indian politics and elections among children, Smartur, a start-up in the space of digital content solutions for schools and students, on Thursday unveiled an online initiative `ABC of 2014 Elections`.

Dynasty politics: Sons, daughters contesting at least 50 seats

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014, 15:31

From President Pranab Mukherjee`s son Abhijit to Rahul and Varun Gandhi, at least 50 parliamentary constituencies will be contested by `sons and daughters` of politicians of various parties during the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

No political aspirations, says Vidya Balan

Last Updated: Saturday, March 29, 2014, 12:15

National award-winning actress Vidya Balan, who is on a mini break from her hectic career, says she has no plans to join politics and will stick to her acting career.