Kiran Bedi

  • An honour to contest from Varanasi, tweets Modi 16-03-2014 02:55 AM

    New Delhi: As soon as the Bharatiya Janata Party announced its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's candidature from Varanasi, Modi said it's an honour to contest from here. Modi tweeted, "I am grateful to the party for giving me opportunity to contest the election from the holy city of Varanasi!...
  • Students must get a chance to intern with government: Kiran Bedi to Modi 08-03-2014 11:29 PM

    BJP's PM nominee Narendra Modi held his chai-pe-charcha campaign in Delhi where he made a pitch for women empowerment. Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi who was also part of the interaction suggested that all students should be given internships with government departments. ...
  • Aishwarya Rai, Vidya Balan most searched Indian women on Google 08-03-2014 04:15 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai has topped the list of 20 most searched successful Indian women on Google followed by Vidya Balan and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, an official statement said. Former Indian Police Service officer Kiran Bedi also features among the top ten, revealed a Google search trend...
  • Anna backs Gen VK Singh's decision to join BJP, endorses Kiran Bedi 04-03-2014 03:10 PM

    Mumbai: Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare has welcomed retired army Chief General VK Singh's decision to join the Bharatiya Janata Party and Kiran Bedi's reported move to join the party. Speaking to reporters at his village Ralegaon Sidhi, Hazare said, "Good people should join politics." What is surprising is his sudden...
  • BJP in talks with Kiran Bedi, could field her against Kejriwal 02-03-2014 02:25 PM

    New Delhi: With hectic consultations over candidates, the Bharatiya Janata Party is reportedly in talks with former IPS officer and close aide of anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare, Kiran Bedi to contest on a BJP ticket. Sources say that the BJP is trying to convince Bedi to take on former Delhi...
  • Is Kejriwal better of resigning now? 10-02-2014 11:15 PM

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has been threatening to quit if the Jan Lokpal Bill is not passed. He said, "If Jan Lokpal Bill is not passed then there is no reason I should be CM, ready to sacrifice the chair of CM to free the country from corruption." ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 10-02-2014 10:17 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • A Billion Votes: PM calls Opposition to break Telangana deadlock 10-02-2014 07:39 PM

    As the government gets ready to table the Telangana Bill in Parliament, ugly scenes are playing out in the House. There was high drama over Telangana in the Rajya Sabha on Monday. Papers were thrown at the Chair and an attempt was made to pull out his mike. The Congress...
  • Kejriwal doesn't have governance toolkit, he isolates everyone: Bedi 10-02-2014 01:43 PM

    New Delhi: Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi has lashed out at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal saying he does not have the toolkit for governance and that he's isolating everyone. She has also questioned his intentions of passing the Jan Lokpal Bill in Delhi. Speaking to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai,...
  • Kejriwal invites criticism with threat to quit over Jan Lokpal Bill 10-02-2014 07:46 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has yet again invited criticism after he threatened to resign if the Jan Lokpal Bill is not passed. The Congress, the BJP and others have hit out at Kejriwal saying that he is running away from responsibility. The Congress termed Kejriwal's threat to...
  • Delhi: AAP government should be dismissed immediately, says Kiran Bedi 22-01-2014 08:18 PM

    New Delhi: Attacking the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government for "promoting anarchy", former IPS officer Kiran Bedi on Wednesday said it should be dismissed immediately. "Elected government which practises and promotes anarchy ought to be dismissed by the President of India without further loss of time!" Bedi, a member of...
  • Was AAP's dharna only to send two policemen on leave, questions BJP 22-01-2014 07:57 AM

    New Delhi: The standoff between the Aam Aadmi Party and the Delhi Police finally ended on Tuesday after two policemen were sent on leave pending inquiries against them. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal called it the first step towards his party's goal of achieving full statehood for Delhi. At the centre,...
  • Not sure AAP can govern, voters must be regretting: Kiran Bedi 20-01-2014 06:49 PM

    Leaders across parties have slammed the protest by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, calling it gimmickry over governance. Kejriwal's former comrade-in-arms Kiran Bedi said he was elected to bring order not chaos in Delhi. "I don't know if they know how to govern. I don't know their motives, the voter...
  • Delhi is under unruly political leadership: Kiran Bedi on AAP 20-01-2014 02:55 PM

    New Delhi: Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi on Monday hit out at the Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government for holding protest demanding resignation of five policemen who defied Law Minister Somnath Bharti's orders to arrest Ugandan women who he felt were involved in drug trafficking and prostitution. Bedi said the...
  • Kiran Bedi slams Kejriwal for Modi comment, says she wants a stable government 18-01-2014 08:25 PM

    New Delhi: Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi hit out at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for accusing her of endorsing Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. "I am supporting Modi because we want a stable government not hung Parliament," she hit back on Kejriwal for accusing her of...
  • Kejriwal attacks Delhi Police, calls Kiran Bedi a Modi supporter 18-01-2014 07:11 PM

    New Delhi: In a no-holds-barred interview Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reiterated his demand for an absolute control of the Delhi Police and sought strict action against its officials to make sure they fall in line for checking the surging crime graph in the capital. The combative Kejriwal also took...
  • Several left disappointed in Kejriwal's first Janata Darbar 11-01-2014 07:01 PM

    The first Janata Darbar by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and other ministers on Saturday was marred by chaos and mismanagement leaving thousands who had thronged the road outside Delhi Secretariat disappointed. Kejriwal left the Darbar mid-way due to the possibilities of a stampede. Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi also...
  • Kejriwal's Janata Darbar: People want solutions not mere tokenism 11-01-2014 12:27 PM

    New Delhi: The chaos at Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's roadside Janata Durbar was expected. A huge crowd was anyway expected at the venue to catch a glimpse of the man, who has changed rules of the game in Indian politics. In reality, no chief minister in India can meet...
  • Kiran Bedi reaffirms support to Modi, says will not join BJP 11-01-2014 12:01 AM

    A day after former IPS officer Kiran Bedi backed for Narendra Modi for the PM post on twitter, the Anna Hazare aide on Friday reiterated that the Gujarat CM was the best bet given the current situation. Talking to CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Kiran Bedi said that Narendra Modi had...
  • Is the real battle of 2014 between Modi and Kejriwal and not Rahul vs Modi? 10-01-2014 11:10 PM

    Prime Ministerial nominee or not, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is the face of his party's campaign for the Lok Sabha elections. Congress is gearing up for possibly a three-way battle in the elections with Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi and Aam Aadmi Party's Arvind Kejriwal. ...
  • Kiran Bedi defends vote for Modi, says he's tested and experienced 10-01-2014 02:35 PM

    New Delhi: Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi on Friday defended her statement over voting for BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi saying he's a tested and experienced. On Thursday, Bedi had openly declared her support for Modi by tweeting, "As a an independent voter,my vote is for NaMo (Narendra Modi)."...
  • BJP should invite Kiran Bedi to join the party, says Subramanian Swamy 10-01-2014 08:33 AM

    New Delhi: A day after former IPS officer Kiran Bedi tweeted in Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's support, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has now said that the party should invite Kiran Bedi to join the party. Not just Bedi, Swamy said former Army Chief General VK Singh...
  • Kiran Bedi openly backs Modi for PM, tweets 'my vote is for NaMo' 09-01-2014 11:45 PM

    New Delhi: Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi has openly backed Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Narendra Modi, saying that a leader of Modi's stature will only be able to provide an efficient government in the country. "For me it's India First! Stable,Well Governed, Administered, Accountable and Inclusive. As a an independent...
  • Taxation system is burdening common man, BJP working on it: Modi 05-01-2014 08:51 PM

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday reasserted that the 2014 Lok Sabha elections will be historic. Modi, who shared the dais with yoga guru Ramdev at Talkotara Stadium in New Delhi, said that 2014 elections will change the traditions. Modi...
  • Delhi gets AAP government: How the day progressed 28-12-2013 10:11 AM

    New Delhi: 1:45 pm: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal gets crucial Power, Home, Finance, Planning and Vigilance portfolios. Manish Sisodia gets charge of Education and PWD Ministry in the Delhi government. Rakhi Birla will head Women and Child Development Ministry, Social Justice and Languages while Somnath Bharti will handle Tourism,...
  • Arvind Kejriwal becomes Delhi's youngest Chief Minister 28-12-2013 09:05 AM

    New Delhi: With the swearing-in ceremony at the Ramleela grounds, Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal has become the seventh Chief Minister of Delhi. At 45 years four months and 14 days, Kejriwal who was born on August 16, 1968 in Haryana's Siwani is the youngest Chief Minister of the...
  • Kejriwal has taken a big risk by forming government in Delhi: Bedi 23-12-2013 07:56 PM

    New Delhi: Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi cautioned Aam Aadmi Party National Convener and Delhi Chief Minister-designate Arvind Kejriwal over taking Congress support for government formation and claimed that he had taken a big risk in doing so. Bedi, who with Kejriwal was at the forefront of the Anna Hazare...
  • BJP, Kiran Bedi flay AAP over Congress support for government in Delhi 22-12-2013 09:14 PM

    New Delhi: With that Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) indicating that it is likely to form the government in Delhi with Congress support, the BJP and former IPS officer Kiran Bedi wasted no opportunity in slamming the rookie party. BJP leader Arun Jaitley questioned as to why AAP National Convener Arvind...