IAC

  • International Business Times buys Newsweek from Daily Beast August 5, 2013

    New York: Newsweek is being sold for the second time in just a few years. The owner of the International Business Times said it's buying what is now an onlineonly brand for an undisclosed sum from IAC/InterActiveCorp. The publication, which once had a fierce rivalry with Time magazine, ran its...
  • EC registers Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party March 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Arvind Kejriwalled Aam Aadmi Party on Friday got its registration from the Election Commission though no symbol has been issued to it. The Election Commission has issued a registration letter stating that it "has registered the Aam Aadmi Party as political party under section 29A of the Representation...
  • Aam Aadmi Party will challenge existing parties: Kejriwal November 24, 2012

    New Delhi: After naming his political party, anticorruption campaigner Arvind Kejriwal while addressing a press conference said that his part Aam Aadmi Party will challenge existing parties. He said the vision of his party is to bring Swaraj in the country. Kejriwal said, "We want politicians to be answerable, accountable to...
  • Kejriwal names his party after common man, calls it 'Aam Aadmi Party' November 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Anticorruption campaigner Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday finally gave a name to his longawaited party, christening it after the ordinary citizen whose rights he has long been fighting for. The name 'Aam Aadmi Party' was proposed by Mayank Gandhi, and adopted at the meet held in the capital on...
  • Gujarat: MiG 21 aircraft crashes in Kutch, pilot safe November 24, 2012

    New Delhi: A MiG 21 Bison aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed on Saturday in the fields near Naliya in Kutch, Gujarat. There were no casualties, confirmed the IAF, as the pilot had ejected safely. There weren't any damages on the ground either, said sources. The aircraft was on a...
  • Kejriwal's party to be called 'Aam Aadmi Party' November 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Live updates: 3.35 pm: Kejriwal's mentor Anna Hazare assures support to his party candidates saying that they must be good in order to win his backing. "I will not campaign for the party, but will support the right candidates." 3.10 pm: Activist Yogendra Yadav elaborates about the party, "Aam...
  • Kejriwal to meet 'first members' of his party today November 24, 2012

    New Delhi: All eyes will be on anticorruption campaigner Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday as he and 300 of his colleagues get set to meet in the capital to finalise the details regarding their political party, an announcement regarding which is expected latest by Monday. Speaking to CNNIBN, Kejriwal said that...
  • IAC activist Kumar Vishwas fears for his life, files FIR November 12, 2012

    Team Kejriwal activist Kumar Vishwas has alleged that he is being threatened. ...
  • Kumar Vishwas, Manish Sisodia shadowed, threatened: IAC November 11, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption on Sunday alleged that some suspicious persons entered the residential premises of its leaders Manish Sisodia and Kumar Vishwas to threaten them and their families. In a statement, the IAC claimed that about a dozen people came to Vishwas' residence on Sunday evening while he was...
  • Will forego IAC label after launch of party: Kejriwal November 11, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption activistturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday tweeted that he would not use the IAC label post November 26 after the launch of his political party. "Anna is too dear to us. I have the deepest respects for him. After the launch of our party on November...
  • Black money: Govt's intentions malafide, says Kiran Bedi November 11, 2012

    Former Swiss bank employee Rudolf Elmer, who gave WikiLeaks the black money list, told CNNIBN on Sunday that the list included Indian politicians, cricketers and film stars. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal is like Rakhi Sawant: Digvijaya Singh November 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has done it again. On Sunday, the senior politician compared India Against Corruption (IAC) activistturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal to Bollywood actor Rakhi Sawant saying that they both tried to expose "but with no substance". "Arvind Kejriwal is like Rakhi Sawant. They both try and...
  • CAG Vinod Rai is doing a phenomenal job: Kiran Bedi November 11, 2012

    The government says it is actively considering a proposal to make the official auditor a multimember body. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal agrees not to use IAC's name November 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said his outfit would not use 'India Against Corruption' as its name if Anna Hazare asks him to do so, a day after the Gandhian leader's group insisted that they would like to retain the name. He said he considers Hazare as his "Guru" and...
  • Those who broke away from us must use a new name: Bedi November 10, 2012

    Anticorruption activist Kiran Bedi on Saturday said that IAC was a movement and no one could lay claim to it. "IAC is a movement. If someone, anyone decides to break away and make a political party obviously they'll have a new name," she said while responding to a query. ...
  • Watch: Kejriwal's online interaction session with supporters November 10, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption activistturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday interacted with netizens and answered their questions on Google+ Hangout. The onehour session began at 8 pm India time and was aimed at interacting with nonresident Indians (NRIs) in particular. Members of the IAC said on Saturday that they had been...
  • IAC will now target the judiciary, says Kejriwal November 10, 2012

    New Delhi: After taking on politicians and businessmen, India Against Corruption will now target the judiciary, Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday. He said several high profile cases were dragging on in the courts for several years without any decisive outcome. Asked by a television channel why he doesn't move courts...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey November 9, 2012

    India Against Corruption activistturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal on Friday targeted several top Indian business groups and a Congress MP, alleging that they had stashed black money worth several hundred crores in the HSBC Bank in Geneva, Switzerland. He claimed that a senior Congress leader gave him the details about the black money....
  • Is the government hiding the truth on black money? November 9, 2012

    Reliance Industries Limited, the HSBC bank, the Dabur group have all denied the charges levelled against them by India Against Corruption activistturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal who accused their chiefs of having crores of cash deposits in Swiss bank accounts where money, he alleged, was transferred through hawala. ...
  • Black money: Will probe Kejriwal's charges if found concrete, says Cong November 9, 2012

    India Against Corruption activistturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal on Friday targeted several top Indian business groups and a Congress MP, alleging that they had stashed black money worth several hundred crores in the HSBC Bank in Geneva, Switzerland. He claimed that a senior Congress leader gave him the details about the black money....
  • HSBC Bank under scanner globally for alleged money laundering November 9, 2012

    While IAC leader Arvind Kejriwal may have highlighted HSBC Bank's role in facilitating laundering black money in India, globally the Londonheadquartered banking major is also under scanner from several international agencies. Here is a look at some of the accusation against HSBC for its questionable transactions. ...
  • Kejriwal to make another revelation today November 9, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal is all set to make yet another revelation on Friday. But there is still no word on who his latest target will be. In the past month, Kejriwal has targetted Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw Robert Vadra's land deals, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid...
  • Didn't fund Kejriwal's political activities: Murthy November 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Infosys founder NR Narayana Murthy on Tuesday clarified that no funds were donated to the Public Cause Research Foundation, an organisation led by IAC leader Arvind Kejriwal for any political activities as reported by a section of the media. "When Kejriwal approached me in September 2012 asking for...
  • Congress mega rally: PM, Sonia, Rahul set to attack Oppn November 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Surrounded by controversies and scams, the big three of the Congress Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and party General Secretary Rahul Gandhi will try to divert attention by showcasing the economic agenda of the government over the past few months at a mega rally...
  • SP will next withdraw cases against Khurshid: Kejriwal November 3, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption activistturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday slammed the Samajwadi Party (SP) after the Uttar Pradesh government on Friday withdrew money laundering cases against former SP member Amar Singh. Questioning the criminal justice system, Kejriwal said the SP would next withdraw cases against External Affairs Minister Salman...
  • Campaign against me won't distract me: Khurshid November 2, 2012

    Gurgaon: External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Friday said he would not allow the campaign against him by social activists to distract him from his new job of representing India's interests globally. Taking a dig at Arvind Kejriwal who had recently visited Khurshid's Lok Sabha constituency Farrukhabad, the minister said...
  • Protester at Kejriwal press meet has links with Gandhis: IAC November 2, 2012

    New Delhi: The India Against Corruption on Friday released a series of photographs to show that the man who disrupted IAC leader Arvind Kejriwal's press conference on Wednesday had links with the Gandhi family. The photograph showed the man, identified as Jagadish Sharma, present with the Gandhi family at various events....
  • Kejriwal takes the battle against Khurshid to his home turf November 1, 2012

    Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday took his battle against Union Minister Salman Khurshid to his home turf in Farrukhabad where he addressed a rally against the Congress leader and asked the people to not vote for him in 2014 General Elections. ...
  • Kejriwal takes on Khurshid, asks Farrukhabad to defeat him November 1, 2012

    Farrukhabad: Anticorruption crusaderturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday took his battle against Union Minister Salman Khurshid to his home turf in Farrukhabad where he addressed a rally against the Congress leader and asked the people to not vote for him in 2014 General Elections. "I want to ask people of Farrukhabad if...
  • Kejriwal dares Khurshid to stop him in Farrukhabad November 1, 2012

    Claiming that all the political parties in the country are involved in corruption, Arvind Kejriwal asked why is Congress president Sonia Gandhi silent on the issue. He also demanded that Salman Khurshid be arrested in the alleged scam involving his NGO. ...