Rupashree Nanda

  • Kejriwal gave consent for phone calls to AAP MLAs offering money to support BJP: Ex party leader 31-03-2015 10:35 AM

    New Delhi: There is no end to mudslinging in the war-torn Aam Aadmi Party. In yet another allegation in a series of attacks, former party MLA Rajesh Garg has alleged that fake calls were made to AAP MLAs with party chief Arvind Kejriwal's consent. These calls were faked to be...
  • Great leaders must listen to criticism and dissent: Yogendra Yadav's advice to Arvind Kejriwal 31-03-2015 07:44 AM

    New Delhi: With more allegations and counter allegations, the war within the Aam Aadmi Party is getting uglier. Firing a fresh salvo at party chief Arvind Kejriwal, rebel AAP leader Yogendra Yadav said that all great leaders should have the capacity to listen to criticism. Agreeing with his colleague Prashant...
  • Exclusive: Yogendra Yadav talks about his expulsion from AAP National Executive 30-03-2015 11:55 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN after being expelled from the Aam Admi Party's National Executive, Yogendra Yadav said that he protested denial of entry of bona fide members of the party in the National Council meeting. ...
  • AAP becoming victim of its own success: Senior journalist Badshah Sen 28-03-2015 10:51 PM

    Senior journalist Badshah Sen said that Aam Aadmi party (AAP) was becoming victim of its own success. "The original principles of the party have been abandoned. Thus, it is becoming like any other political party," said Sen. ...
  • Social activist Medha Patkar resigns from AAP, calls sacking of Yadav, Bhushan unfortunate 28-03-2015 05:12 PM

    New Delhi: Amidst widening rift within the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), social activist Medha Patkar, on Saturday, resigned from the primary membership of the party. "I condemn what happened to Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan. They were treated unfairly," she said. Earlier on Saturday, senior AAP leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant...
  • Manish Sisodia likely to be Delhi's deputy CM, 4 ex-AAP government ministers may be dropped from Cabinet 12-02-2015 08:40 AM

    New Delhi: After the landslide victory in the assembly elections in Delhi, it's time for the Aam Aadmi Party to get to business. Hectic parleys are underway over who will make it to the Cabinet in the state. According to sources, the party is likely to give a more prominent...
  • After Delhi sweep, Kejriwal meets President, Central Ministers 11-02-2015 10:42 PM

    After the historic mandate in Delhi Assembly elections, Arvind Kejriwal and the Aam Aadmi Party is getting ready for the bigger task od governing the national capital. While they met the central ministers and assured cooperation some of the contentious issues like full statehood for delhi did come up. ...
  • I-T department serves notice to AAP seeking details over donation of Rs 2 crore to party: Sources 11-02-2015 10:51 AM

    New Delhi: Even as the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is still celebrating its massive majority in Delhi Assembly elections, the party has been asked by the Income Tax department to explain donations of over Rs 2 crore to the party. According to sources, the Income Tax notice has been served...
  • Arvind Kejriwal thanks Delhi for AAP's massive win; invites Modi, 'aam aadmi' for his swearing-in 11-02-2015 10:47 AM

    New Delhi: A day after the Aam Aadmi Party swept to power winning 96% of the seats in Delhi Assembly elections, party chief Arvind Kejriwal sent a message of thanks to the voters on radio. Kejriwal also invited Delhi residents for his oath-taking ceremony at the Ramlila Maidan on Saturday,...
  • Will strive to complete every promise on AAP manifesto: Gul Panag 10-02-2015 05:53 PM

    AAP leaders Gul Panag and Raghav Chadha congratulated all AAP volunteers for their historic win in the Delhi elections. "Will strive to complete every promise on AAP manifesto. We have a well written and well thought through maifesto, said Gul Panag. ...
  • We are overwhelmed by this scary mandate, says AAP's Rahul Mehra 10-02-2015 12:23 PM

    After getting the landslide victory in Delhi, AAP leader Rahul Mehra said, "None of us expected such a mandate from the people of Delhi. It's a very scary mandate." ...
  • A day after exit polls on Delhi election, BJP's Kiran Bedi's house bears deserted look 08-02-2015 02:52 PM

    New Delhi: A day after nearly all exit polls predicted a comfortable majority for the Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi, contradictory moods were witnessed in the Bharatiya Janata Party and AAP camps. While the AAP seems to be in a celebratory, relaxed mood, Delhi BJP chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi's...
  • Delhi polls: People want AAP for 5 years, says Arvind Kejriwal 06-02-2015 10:41 AM

    With a day to go for the Delhi polls, AAP chief ministerial candidate Arvind Kejriwal said that people had made up their minds and wanted AAP for five years. "People liked our 49 days government, we worked hard. BJP has all the machinery and we have truth and god on...
  • Prime Minister failed to sell Kiran Bedi card in Delhi: Yogendra Yadav 03-02-2015 09:13 PM

    "It is the story of a most remarkable comeback. If that finally happens, as I say it would, it would go down in history as one of the most remarkable comebacks of any political party. Rama Krishna Hegde did that in 1985 after that this would be the story," says...
  • Delhi polls: Modi has been unable to sell Kiran Bedi as a CM candidate, says Yogendra Yadav 01-02-2015 03:27 PM

    AAP leader Yogendra Yadav said that Delhi has forgiven Arvind Kejriwal for quitting after just 49 days in power. He also said that PM Modi has been unable to sell Kiran Bedi as a CM candidate. ...
  • PM Modi has not been able to make Kiran Bedi popular: Yogendra Yadav 01-02-2015 12:06 AM

    Prime Minister Modi so far has been unable to sell Kiran Bedi as a CM candidate to the voters of Delhi, says Aam Aadmi Party leader Yogendra Yadav in an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN. He claims the people of Delhi have forgiven Arvind Kejriwal for quitting just 49 days in...
  • Shanti Bhushan snubs Kiran Bedi after she seeks appointment, says there is no point in meeting her 23-01-2015 11:51 AM

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi party (AAP) leader Shanti Bhushan snubbed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Friday after she sougth an appointment to meet him. "There is no point in meeting Bedi. We belong to two different parties," said Shanti Bhushan just a day after praising...
  • Shanti Bhushan praises Kiran Bedi for Delhi CM post, AAP distances itself 22-01-2015 09:25 PM

    It was a day of embarrassments for the AAP as Shanti Bhushan one of the founder members of the party has praised Kiran Bedi as a better CM candidate for Delhi than Arvind Kejriwal. However, his son and AAP leader Prashant Bhushan stepped in for some damage control saying he...
  • Arvind Kejriwal declares his assets before filing nomination: Delhi polls 21-01-2015 03:33 PM

    AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal declared his assets before filing his nomination on Wednesday. His assets have dipped by 2 lakh rupees. ...
  • AAP relies on star campaigner Arvind Kejriwal: Delhi polls 21-01-2015 01:38 PM

    While BJP and Congress have detailed campaign strategies to reach out to voters through various platforms, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is relying on its main face Arvind Kejriwal. They are focusing more on padyatras and direct interactions with voters. ...
  • Kejriwal to file his nomination for Delhi Assembly polls on Wednesday 20-01-2015 03:32 PM

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, who was due to file his nomination papers for the Delhi Assembly polls, will now be submitting the papers on Wednesday. Apparently, the AAP chief could not file his nomination as he got delayed due to his roadshow in the national capital....
  • BJP using Kiran Bedi as scapegoat, tides turned in AAP's favour: Kejriwal 19-01-2015 08:16 AM

    The Battle for Delhi intensifies as Aam Admi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday alleged that Kiran Bedi is being made a scapegoat by the BJP. He also alleged that the BJP are afraid of losing the Delhi elections. ...
  • AAP will rewrite history again, says Yogendra Yadav 12-01-2015 11:39 PM

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Yogendra Yadav claimed on Monday that his party will rewrite history once again. Soon after the Election Commission declared the election schedule for the Delhi Assembly elections, Yadav said it would be a straight battle between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and AAP....
  • Government stalled winter session of Parliament, not us, says Sitaram Yechury 03-01-2015 03:59 PM

    New Delhi: As the winter session of Parliament witnessed a washout, the CPM leader Sitaram Yechury blamed the Narendra Modi government for it. Parliament was adjourned repeatedly over the alleged forced conversion row. Yechury said, "I think it was the government who stalled it, not us." Here is the full...
  • Jairam Ramesh slams Modi government over Ordinance on land acquisition, says Congress to oppose it in Parliament 30-12-2014 11:07 PM

    New Delhi: Former Rural Development Minister and Congress Rajya Sabha MP Jairam Ramesh, who piloted the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013, has slammed the Narendra Modi government for bringing in an Ordinance that dilutes key provisions of the Act. Ramesh says,...
  • BJP has advantage in West Bengal but Left will regain its ground: Yechury 29-12-2014 01:38 PM

    While accepting that the Bharatiya Janta Party has an advantage in West Bengal, Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Sitaram Yechury claimed that but people are not moving towards the BJP. Yechury also said that the Left will take time to revive. ...
  • Hindu Mahasabha hails Gandhi's killers, PM yet to respond 26-12-2014 11:00 PM

    New Delhi: Even after its leaders have been booked in Meerut for conducting rituals to build a temple in Nathuram Godse's honor, the All India Hindu Mahasabha has declared that it will go ahead with its agenda of installing Mahatma Gandhi's assassin's statues across the country. Can the increasing vocal...
  • PL Punia explains poor performance of Congress in Jharkhand 23-12-2014 05:14 PM

    Speaking to CNN-IBN, Senior Congress leader PL Punia said, "We had a government with JMM and there were lot of complainants and cases of corruptions against JMM. We also shared that blame though we were not involved in those corruption cases. So that was the one of the impacts behind...
  • Bhopal gas tragedy: What former Bhopal SP Swaraj Puri saw at the Union Carbide plant 09-12-2014 04:54 PM

    Bhopal: Swaraj Puri was the Bhopal Superintendent of Police when the deadly Methyl IsoCyanate gas leaked from the Union Carbide factory in the middle of the night of December 2, 1984. Puri has faced criticism for safely escorting the then the Union Carbide Corporation chairman and CEO Warren Anderson to...
  • Bhopal gas tragedy: How it happened 08-12-2014 06:53 PM

    Bhopal: Thirty years after the catastrophic leak of lethal Methyl Isocyanate from the Carbide plant in Bhopal, T R Chouhan who was the Chemical Plant Operator and in charge of storage tank 610 till November 25, 1984, returns to its crumbling remains to tell us how India's worst industrial disaster...