Arunima

  • 0/7 to 67/70 in 8 months. How did such a massive turn around happen?

    The Unpublished |  Arunima
    As I travelled to the AAP Patel Nagar office on the morning of February, the trends had started coming. 'Exit poll predictions were true after...

  • Delhi votes: Trends show a landslide victory for AAP, says Yogendra Yadav 07-02-2015 08:54 PM

    As exit polls conducted by major news organisations suggest that Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party is likely to get a clear majority and form the next government in Delhi, party leader Yogendra Yadav congratulated the voters for coming out in record numbers. ...
  • Delhi HC sends Vikas, Vishal Yadav to jail for 30 years in Nitish Katara murder case 06-02-2015 02:59 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday turned down the plea for death sentence to Vikas and Vishal Yadav in the Nitish Katara murder case and sentenced them to 30 years in jail. They have also been fined Rs 50 lakh each. They have been awarded 25 years in...
  • Delhi polls: I dare the Centre to arrest me if AAP took hawala money, says Kejriwal 04-02-2015 12:39 PM

    PM Modi on Tuesday trained his guns on Arvind Kejriwal, alleging that he had been exposed in the money laundering scandal. Meanhile, even as the government has hinted at an independent probe, Kejriwal has dared the central government to arrest him. ...
  • Saradha case: Home Secretary Anil Goswami may face action over reports of him interfering in Matang Sinh's arrest 04-02-2015 12:25 PM

    New Delhi: Trouble is mounting for senior official in the Home Ministry Anil Goswami who has been named by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for attempting to stall former union minister and Congress leader Matang Sinh's arrest in the Saradha scam. According to sources, Goswami will have to clarify...
  • Watch: CNN-IBN grills AVAM member over AAP funding row 03-02-2015 09:04 PM

    The AAP Volunteer Action Manch (AVAM) on Tuesday said that it has more proof that AAP received funds from bogus firms. Speaking to CNN-IBN, AVAM member Neil Terrance said, "Why did they not check the Rs 2 crore donation the came at midnight." ...
  • Saradha scam: Senior Home Ministry official called CBI to stall Matang Sinh's arrest, say sources 03-02-2015 04:04 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) informed the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) on Tuesday about an attempt to stall former union minister and Congress leader Matang Sinh's arrest in the Saradha scam. The CBI reported that a senior official from the Home Ministry had tired to stall Sinh's...
  • 2 security personnel killed, 12 injured in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Kanker 02-02-2015 06:46 PM

    Raipur: Two policemen have been killed and 12 injured when a team of Chhattisgarh Police and Border Security Force came under fire from Naxals in Kanker district on Monday evening. Security forces retaliated to the Naxal attack and a fierce encounter is still on. According to ADG, Naxal Operation, RK...
  • Home Ministry to act against Delhi Police in Liaqat Shah false arrest case 27-01-2015 04:07 PM

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday said that it will take action against Delhi police officers who falsely arrested Liaqat Shah, who was alleged to be a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist. The National Investigation Agency on January 24 had given a clean chit to Liaqat. According to the...
  • In a first, female officer leads guard of honour ceremony for Barack Obama 25-01-2015 01:02 PM

    For the first time a female officer led the guard of honour ceremony for US President Barack Obama. Wing commander Puja Thakur accompanied President Obama as he inspected the guard of honour at Rashtrapati Bhavan. She said, "I am very proud of being guard of honour for the US President....
  • J&K: High alert issued in Kathua and Jammu region ahead of Obama's visit 23-01-2015 04:28 PM

    Jammu: Ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit, Intelligence Bureau has issued high alert in Kathua and Jammu region. According to the sources, the IB has intercepted conversations between terror outfits Lashkar-e-Toiba and Hizbul Mujahideen warning possible strikes. According to IB, ISI official Colonel Mansoor Khan is helping the infiltrators...
  • LK Advani, Ramdev, Amitabh Bachchan likely to be honoured with Padma award: Sources 23-01-2015 10:31 AM

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party patriarch LK Advani is likely to be on the list of people to be honoured with Padma awards this year. Yoga guru Ramdev, who campaigned excessively for the BJP in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, is also likely to be awarded. Among the actors, sources...
  • India on high alert ahead of Obama's visit, four terror groups plan attack before January 28: Sources 22-01-2015 11:19 AM

    New Delhi: India has been put on high alert ahead of US President Barack Obama's three-day visit to the country following intelligence inputs about terror groups planning a spectacular strike. Inputs from intelligence agency National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO) along with other intelligence sources suggest that a terror attack is...
  • Delhi turns into a fortress ahead of Obama's India visit 20-01-2015 10:33 AM

    New Delhi: Preparations are in full swing in Delhi to welcome US President Barack Obama as chief guest on Republic Day. However, security agencies are gearing up after Intelligence agencies warned of a Lashkar-e-Toiba attempt to infiltrate into India and stage a terror attack to mar Obama's visit. According to...
  • Indian security agencies worried about terror attack during Obama's visit 20-01-2015 12:03 AM

    Preparations are in full swing in Delhi to welcome the US President Barack Obama as chief guest on republic day but the security agencies are worried that Pakistan based terror groups like Lashkar-e-Toiba could stage a terror attack. ...
  • LeT trying to infiltrate into India before Obama's visit, security hiked along the international border 19-01-2015 10:51 AM

    New Delhi: Security has been hiked along the international border after specific inputs of an infiltration by Lashkar-e-Toiba trained terrorists into India ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit. According to sources, second line of security has been enforced with 10 additional companies of Border Security Force being deployed along...
  • Centre recommends Governor's rule in Jammu and Kashmir 09-01-2015 03:21 PM

    New Delhi: Centre on Friday recommended Governor's rule in Jammu and Kashmir after the major parties failed to form government in in the state. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh had received J&K Governor NN Vohra's report on Thursday night on the government formation in the state. Jammu and Kashmir went...
  • Intelligence inputs that could have averted 26/11 attack were missed: report 22-12-2014 03:02 PM

    Six years after the 26/11 terror attacks in Mumbai, a New York Times report points out that intelligence inputs which could have averted the terror attack were completely missed. ...
  • PM Modi won't make a statement on Agra conversion row in Parliament: sources 18-12-2014 11:12 AM

    New Delhi: Even as uproar continues in Parliament over the alleged forced conversion row in Agra with the opposition demanding a statement from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, government sources say that there is not even a chance that the PM will speak in the House over the issue. According to...
  • Cleared by Cabinet, GST Bill to be taken up in Parliament during Winter Session 18-12-2014 09:04 AM

    New Delhi: The Constitution Amendment Bill on Goods and Services Tax (GST) is likely to be taken up in the ongoing session of Parliament with the Union Cabinet giving its nod to bring about long-pending indirect tax reforms. The Bill was approved by the Cabinet late on Wednesday evening and...
  • MHA asks states to beef up security at schools, malls after Peshawar massacre 17-12-2014 12:26 PM

    New Delhi: A day after barbaric terror attack on a school in Peshawar, Pakistan, the Ministry of Home Affairs on Wednesday issued advisory to states asking them to beef up security at schools and malls. On Tuesday, 133 children and nine staff members were killed after Tehreek-e-Taliban gunmen broke into...
  • Bengaluru youth was in contact with few English speaking Jihadist 14-12-2014 12:27 AM

    Mehdi Masroor Biswas who allegedly operated the fanatic pro-ISIS twitter account, Sami Witness, has confessed to his crime and revealed how he managed to keep his identity secret to the Bangalore Police on Saturday. ...
  • Reports of alleged forced conversion untrue: BJP MP Yogi Adityanath 11-12-2014 02:50 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party MP Yogi Adityanath said reports of alleged forced conversion in Agra were unture. He said, "If someone is coming back home without any pressure, it must be welcomed." At least 100 persons from 37 families were reportedly re-converted to Hinduism at a ceremony organised by an offshoot...
  • Home Ministry seeks report from UP government on alleged forced conversions in Agra 11-12-2014 01:58 PM

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry on Thursday sought report from the Uttar Pradesh government over alleged forced conversion in Agra. At least 100 persons from 37 families were reportedly re-converted to Hinduism at a ceremony organised by an offshoot of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh in the cantonment area. The state government...
  • Central government to decriminalise attempt to commit suicide, gets support of 18 states, 4 UTs 10-12-2014 02:19 PM

    New Delhi: In a landmark decision by the Central government, the Home Ministry has informed Parliament that attempt to suicide will no longer be treated as a criminal offence. The Home Ministry informed Parliament that the government has decided to delete section 309 of the Indian Penal Code which criminalises...
  • Government maligning entire community in effort to defend an individual: Mayawati 05-12-2014 02:01 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday played a Dalit card in defending Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti over her hate speech. BSP supremo Mayawati said, "the minister is from the backward class, not Dalit or schedule caste. Make someone else from that community a minister if the government wants to represent that...
  • Chhattisgarh: CRPF martyrs insulted 04-12-2014 06:23 PM

    Uniform and boots of slain CRPF jawan thrown in the garbage bin outside a Raipur hopital. This shocking insult to the CRPF jawans who died in the recent Sukma encounter came to light after relatives of patients recorded visuals and shared it with media. ...
  • MHA forms SOPs committee to check Naxal operations 04-12-2014 06:08 PM

    Raipur: Following the killing of 14 CRPF jawans in Chhattisgrah, the Home Ministry on Thursday formed a committee on Standard Operating Procedure for Naxal related activities. The seven-member committee will be headed by former DG CRPF K Vijay Kumar. The members will include officers from CRPF, IB, Home Ministry and...
  • Chhattisgarh: Row over Sukma martyrs' uniforms a mischief by political parties, says DIG top boss 04-12-2014 12:01 PM

    Raipur: A day after the after blood-stained uniforms and shoes of some of the CRPF personnel who were killed in the Sukma Naxal attack were found in a garbage bin on the hospital premises, the blame game has begun. DIG, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) called the act a mischief...