ELECTIONS

  • Rahul Gandhi enters Delhi political battle, holds roadshow 2 hours 3 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi entered the political battlefield for Delhi Assembly elections on Tuesday with a roadshow in the national capital. The roadshow began from Transit Camp in Kalkaji Assembly constituency. Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee chief Arvinder Singh Lovely, former MP Ramesh Kumar, Kalkaji candidate Subhash Chopra and...
  • BJP nominates Shamsher Manhas, Chander Sharma for Rajya Sabha election 2 hours 12 minutes ago

    New Delhi: BJP has nominated Shamsher Singh Manhas and Chander Mohan Sharma as candidates for the biennial election to Rajya Sabha in Jammu and Kashmir. "BJP President Amit Shah has nominated Shamsher Singh and Chander Mohan Sharma as party candidates for the upcoming Rajya Sabha election," a party release said. While Manhas...
  • BJP moves EC over AAP using Kiran Bedi's photos on its posters without her permission 4 hours 24 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Taking a firm stand, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday lodged complaints with the Election Commission against the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for using Kiran Bedi's photographs on its posters. "We have lodged four complaints against Arvind Kejriwal alleging violation of model code of conduct. The EC has...
  • Grow up Kejriwal, says Kiran Bedi over his complaint for not being invited for R-Day 9 hours 8 minutes ago

    Bharatiya Janata Party chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi slammed Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal for complaining over not being invited to the Republic Day parade. Bedi said, "Kejriwal needs to grow up. Invitations aren't demanded, they are received. First they question why I was invited, now they question why...
  • Rahul Gandhi to lead Congress roadshow, campaign for Delhi Assembly election candidates 19 hours 56 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will enter the political battlefield for Delhi Assembly elections on Tuesday with a roadshow in the national capital. The roadshow will begin from Transit Camp in Kalkaji Assembly constituency. Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee chief Arvinder Singh Lovely, former MP Ramesh Kumar, Kalkaji candidate Subhash...
  • Congress, AAP attack government over Kiran Bedi at Republic Day function 20 hours 5 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Congress and AAP on Monday raised objections over BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi being seated in the VVIP enclosure at the front row during the Republic Day function, saying that it was gross misuse of power and Election Commission should look into the matter. "It is a right...
  • Kiran Bedi mocks Arvind Kejriwal after attending Republic Day celebrations 22 hours 27 minutes ago

    New Delhi: BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi, who attended the Republic Day celebrations on Monday, mocked AAP rival Arvind Kejriwal for "playing sob sob" over not being invited on the occasion. Bedi, who in 1975 had led the Delhi Police contingent, was seen seated in the VIP enclosure at the...
  • Was approached by LK Advani to contest 2014 Lok Sabha polls for BJP: Kiran Bedi Yesterday

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party chief ministerial candidate for the Delhi Assembly elections, Kiran Bedi, on Sunday claimed that she had been approached by senior party leader LK Advani to contest the last Lok Sabha polls for the party. Addressing a rally in the Adarsh Nagar constituency, she also said that...
  • Watch: 'The Week That Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha Yesterday

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on the Delhi Assembly Elections 2015 and US President Barack Obama's three-day visit to India for Republic Day. He also in conversation with 'Barack Obama'. ...
  • Now anyone can have selfie with Modi for free: Union Minister Ananth Kumar Yesterday

    New Delhi: A day after BJP launched its 'Selfie with Modi' campaign in Delhi, Union Minister Ananth Kumar on Sunday said now anyone can have a selfie with the Prime Minister for free whereas, he claimed, AAP charges people for clicking a picture with its chief Arvind Kejriwal. BJP chief...
  • To create 'buzz' before Delhi elections, AAP ropes in support from across India Yesterday

    New Delhi: As it goes all out in its bid to win the vote in Delhi, AAP's campaign for the upcoming Assembly polls is being supported by volunteers who are pouring in from across the country as part of an innovative drive called 'AAP Buzz'. With not even a fortnight left...
  • Delhi elections: Arvind Kejriwal will run away again, forget promises, alleges Amit Shah Yesterday

    New Delhi: Attacking Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday asked the people of Delhi "not to vote for a person who runs away and forgets his promises". Addressing two meetings of booth in-charges in Pushp Vihar of south Delhi and Karawal Nagar in North-East...
  • Delhi elections: AAP volunteers start 300-km walk to support Arvind Kejriwal 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Four AAP volunteers on Sunday started a 300-km walk from Ludhiana in Punjab to the national capital in support of the party's chief ministerial candidate Arvind Kejriwal in the Delhi assembly election. The Aam Aadmi Party volunteers - Sukhdev Singh, Udey Bhan, Abdul Khan and Prince Masih - began...
  • Give equal opportunities for poll advertisements: Delhi EC to DMRC 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi chief electoral officer Chandra Bhushan Kumar on Saturday directed Delhi Metro Rail Corporation to give equal opportunities to all political parties and candidates while offering space for poll advertisements on its various sites. "The representatives of DMRC have confirmed that they are giving fair opportunities to all the...
  • Arvind Kejriwal replies to EC notice; says his remark a way to stop 'note for vote' practice 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief and former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday replied to Election Commission notice over his bribe remarks against opposition parties. The AAP chief appolised for his statement but said the remark a way to stop 'note for vote' practice during upcoming Delhi Assembly...
  • PDP still in talks with BJP over J&K government formation 3 days ago

    Srinagar: Even as Jammu and Kashmir continues to be under Governor's rue, Peoples Democratic Party patriarch Mufti Mohammad Sayeed said the dialogue with the Bharatiya Janata Party on the government formation is still in progress. The PDP had won 28 seats in the J&K elections last year while the BJP...
  • Arvind Kejriwal is lowering the level of politics in Delhi, says BJP 3 days ago

    BJP's Satish Upadhyay said that Arvind Kejriwal should apologize to the people of Delhi. "The level to which Arvind Kejriwal has taken politics in Delhi, he is polluting the environment," said Satish Upadhyay. ...
  • Delhi poll: Want to make promises that we can keep, says Sharmistha Mukherjee 3 days ago

    President Pranab Mukherjee's daughter Sharmistha is fighting elections from Alaknanda on a Congress ticket. She said she want to make promises that she can fulfill. "I don't want to make tall promises like multi-level parking or underground parking. We will do a traffic survey and look at turning open spaces...
  • Amit Shah defends projecting Kiran Bedi as BJP Delhi chief ministerial candidate 3 days ago

    Patna: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday strongly denied "borrowing" Kiran Bedi to win Assembly elections in Delhi and played down the controversy over the charge that she had asked India Against Corruption movement leaders to go soft on the saffron party. "BJP has been in favour of including eminent personalities...
  • Mission Delhi: Election campaign to slow down due to Obama Visit 3 days ago

    Due to US President Barack Obama three-day visit to India, the election campaign in Delhi is expected to slow down due to security reasons. ...
  • Congress manifesto promises full statehood for Delhi, cheap electricity, better security 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi will become a full fledged state, its residents will have cheap electricity and better security according to the Congress election manifesto released on Friday. Renewing its demand for full statehood "for effective governance without any shackles" in Delhi, the Congress is the first party to release the...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 3 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Obama's India visit turns Delhi into a fortress 3 days ago

    Sticking to the past practice, no plane will land or take off at the Indira Gandhi International Airport during the time when Republic Day will be on at Rajpath. American officials may also part of all radar stations and control rooms that have been set up for the visit of...
  • Family battle in Janakpuri, Congress's Suresh Kumar faces his father-in-law Jagdish Mukhi 3 days ago

    New Delhi:Fighting against his father-in-law and five times Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Jagdish Mukhi from Janakpuri constituency, Congress candidate Suresh Kumar says former IPS officer Kiran Bedi will do more harm than good to the BJP. "The BJP will be at 100 per cent loss with the induction of Kiran Bedi...
  • Kiran Bedi, Gen VK Singh were always soft on BJP, alleges AAP leader Kumar Vishwas 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas has accused Bharatiya Janata Party's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi and Union Minister General (retired) VK Singh of being soft on the BJP even when they were with Anna Hazare's anti-corruption movement. As part of attacks and counterattacks between AAP and BJP,...
  • EC issues warning to AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal over allegations against BJP 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Ahead of Delhi assembly elections 2015, the Election Commission on Friday issued another warning to Aam Aadmi Party chief and former chief minister Arvind Kejriwal. Kejriwal during a press conference on January 14 had alleged Bhartiya Janata Party of inciting communal violence. Earlier in January, EC had issued a notice...
  • Delhi polls: Kiran Bedi to hold 70 rallies in Delhi, cover all seats 3 days ago

    New Delhi: BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi will hold 70 rallies covering all the constituencies in the national capital in the next 14 days ahead of the Assembly polls. A 21-member election committee of the party on Friday met to discuss the party's campaign strategy for the February 7 polls....
  • Hot Seat: BJP workers not opposing they are emotional: Satish Upadhyay 4 days ago

    In an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN, BJP's Delhi president Satish Upadhyay talks about his party and strategy in coming Delhi Assembly elections. ...
  • Battle for Delhi- Not just BJP v/s AAP fight, Congress must fight perception battle 4 days ago

    New Delhi: With Delhi polls just around the corner, the battle for the Capital has become very intriguing indeed. The BJP, which was projecting the PM as its sole vote catching face during its previous assembly election campaigns in Jammu Kashmir, Haryana, Maharashtra and Jharkhand has suddenly changed its strategy...
  • Delhi elections: Congress releases manifesto, promises reforms in power, water reforms 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The Congress released its manifesto for Delhi Assembly elections on Friday, promising reforms in the power and water sectors. The Congress has promised to provide electricity at the rate of Rs 1.50 per unit. Women's security is another key promise made by the party. Congress' Election Campaign Committee chief and...