Delhi CM

  • Kejriwal to move back to Kaushambi residence by July end 2 days ago

    New Delhi: AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal is likely to move back to Kaushambi, his place of residence prior to him moving to official accomodation as Delhi Chief Minister at Tilak Lane, sources said. The former Delhi Chief Minister is also expected to retain the Hanuman Road office in Central Delhi,...
  • BJP faces revolt over naming Kiran Bedi for Delhi CM May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: A storm is brewing in the BJP with many Delhi leaders allegedly threatening to "not cooperate" and even "lose deliberately" if former top cop Kiran Bedi was named the party's next chief ministerial nominee, party sources said. "There is severe opposition to her (Bedi) in the party. A...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 21, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is Kiran Bedi all set to join BJP and become Delhi CM candidate? May 21, 2014

    Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi has said that she is ready to join active politics and will consider the Delhi chief minister's post if she is offered. In an exclusive interview to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Bedi said, "I have expressed by desire to see that a Delhi Assembly gets...
  • Khurshid calls Kejriwal runaway groom after he quits as Delhi CM February 16, 2014

    Farrukhabad: Taking a dig at Aam Aadmi Party, Union minister Salman Khurshid on Sunday said that Congress supported Arvind Kejriwal and gave him eight MLAs in "dowry" but what could be done if the "groom" fled away. "We have supported Kejriwal and gave him eight MLAs in dowry...What can we do...
  • After Kejriwal's dramatic resignation as CM, AAP gears up for Lok Sabha elections February 15, 2014

    New Delhi: After Arvind Kejriwal's dramatic resignation on Friday evening, the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday pronounced that the party stands by his decision and would go ahead with its anti-corruption agenda during campaigns across the country. AAP leader Yogendra Yadav said that the party will contest Lok Sabha elections under...
  • Youngsters feel deceived as Kejriwal steps down February 15, 2014

    The dramatic resignation of Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal as the Delhi Chief Minister has angered youngsters in metro cities like Kolkata and Jaipur who were expecting him to stay in power and bring about a change as promised. ...
  • No longer CM, but Kejriwal continues to be people's hero February 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's resignation has only raised his stock among the common people of Delhi, the 'aam admi', who form his core support base and who believe he will come back to power with a more emphatic majority and play a larger national role after the...
  • FIR filed against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal January 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has filed an FIR against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for violating Section 144 during his two-day-long protest outside Rail Bhawan. Kejriwal who spearheaded the dharna against Delhi Police has been charged for violating Section 144, violence and inciting mob. Earlier, an FIR was filed against Aam...
  • Delhi High Court dismisses PIL seeking more security for Kejriwal January 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a PIL seeking more security for Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. The HC ruled that Kejriwal was aware of his duties and no one could force him to take security. Delhi Police told the court that Kejriwal has refused to accept security....
  • TWTW: Cyrus takes a dig at Kejriwal over his demand for a 'smaller house' January 19, 2014

    'The Week That Wasn't', in this episode takes a dig at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal who has turned down his five-bedroom duplex flat in search of a 'smaller' haven. ...
  • Kejriwal says can't play matchmaker as girl seeks his help to marry boyfriend January 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal may have answers to all civic problems, but the firebrand leader fails when it comes to the matter of heart. During a press conference on Thursday, Kejriwal said, "A girl came up to me yesterday complaining that her boyfriend was refusing to marry her....
  • Kejriwal's 'Janata Darbar' to have SMS service for feedback January 9, 2014

    New Delhi: In an attempt to bridge the gap between the rulers and those ruled, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday announced that the state would hold 'Janata Darbar' everyday where people can take their problems directly to the government. CM Kejriwal and his ministers would be sitting outside...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on 'aam aadmi' Arvind Kejriwal January 7, 2014

    In this week's 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal over his 'aam aadmi' image. ...
  • Delhi CM entices the crowd, sings Insaan ka insaan se ho bhaichara December 28, 2013

    Soon after taking the oath, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addressed the crowd at Ramleela Maidan and vowed to work for the country. He appealed to people to help his team eradicate corruption and gave the message to the crowd by singing 'Insaan ka insaan se ho bhaichara, yahi paigham...
  • Delhi: BJP activists detained as they try to march to CM's residence July 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Scores of BJP workers including its Delhi President Vijay Goel protested against the recent power tariff hike outside the Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit's residence on Sunday. Police resorted to the use of water cannons when some of the protesters tried to break barricades. Some of the party activists...
  • Want to make Delhi a place that everybody loves: Sheila March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi's Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's ambition is to make the capital an electronically-run city with open and transparent governance and better and more modern infrastructure, a place "which everybody loves and feels happy in". "I want to make Delhi an electronically-run city where things are open and transparent," Dikshit...
  • Delhi CM seeks PM's intervention over women security February 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Unhappy over functioning of the police in Delhi, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's intervention in ensuring better security for women. She has also said that situation remained unchanged even after the massive public outcry in wake of brutal gangrape incident in the city. In...
  • Sheila Dikshit's convoy meets with accident, 5 hurt September 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's convoy on Wednesday met with an accident near Red Fort in old Delhi in which four security personnel and a senior official sustained minor injuries. The Chief Minister, however, remained unharmed. The accident occurred when one of the vehicles in Dikshit's convoy tried to...
  • CWG CAG report: Sheila under pressure to quit August 6, 2011

    New Delhi: Indicted by CAG and hounded by BJP for wasteful expenditure during the Commonwealth Games, the Congress is standing by the Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit for now. It says the CAG report has not held her guilty of corruption. It was a day Sheila Dikshit would like to...
  • Shunglu report: BJP wants Dikshit to resign March 31, 2011

    New Delhi: The BJP on Thursday stepped up its attack on Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit demanding her removal and ordering a CBI probe into CWG spendings by city government following the Shunglu Committee report which blamed her for irregularities in certain Games projects. The party held a protest demonstration near...
  • IBN special: Kalmadi fires fresh salvo at Sheila October 19, 2010

    CWG Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi said Sheila Dikshit, must set her house in order before targeting him. ...
  • Congress distances itself from Suresh Kalmadi October 17, 2010

    New Delhi: The controversy surrounding the Commonwealth Games seems to be unending. After Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi have snubbed CWG Organising Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi, it is the turn of Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit to point fingers at Kalmadi. Sheila Dikshit on Saturday said the...