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  • Over 3,700 dead, several injured in Nepal quake but SP MP wants fellow MP's relative to be saved first 3 hours 46 minutes ago

    New Delhi: As the death toll in Nepal's devastating earthquake mounted and thousands of victims are still stranded, Samajwadi Party MP Ram Gopal Yadav sought special treatment for relatives of politicians stuck in the disaster zone. Ram Gopal Yadav said in Rajya Sabha on Monday that special arrangements should be...
  • AAP conducts participatory budget meetings in six constituencies 8 hours 58 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi held public meetings in six constituencies as part of its participatory budgeting exercise, in which people demanded for civic amenities in their area. Public meetings were held at various locations of Tilak Nagar, Dwarka, Chattarpur, Karawal Nagar, Okhala and Bawana Assembly constituencies....
  • Twitter abuzz with reactions after AAP leader Ashutosh cries while speaking to farmer Gajendra Singh's daughter 2 days ago

    AAP leader Ashutosh got emotional during a debate show on a news channel on Friday. He broke down and begged for forgiveness from Gajinder Singh's daughter. The leader received a lot of flak on Twitter as people posted their opinions. ...
  • Ashutosh urges leaders not to play politics over the death of Gajendra Singh 3 days ago

    AAP leader Ashutosh on Friday urged BJP leaders not to play politics over the death of Gajendra Singh. Earlier in the day, Arvind Kejriwal apologized for not calling off the event and admitted that his making a speech was a 'mistake'. ...
  • Police confronts Kejriwal government over farmer's suicide, says it has the same powers as DM 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The war between the Delhi government and the Police over farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide has intensified with the police claiming that it has equal powers as that of a District Magistrate. Quoting the laws, Delhi Police PRO Rajan Bhagat said, "As per Section 146 of Delhi Police Special Powers...
  • Kejriwal's mistake cost my son's life, says farmer Gajendra's father 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With no end to the political blame game over farmer Gajendra Singh's sad death at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) rally at Jantar Mantar in Delhi on Wednesday, the family of the dead is still trying hard to come in terms with the loss. Gajendra Singh's father, blaming...
  • Arvind Kejriwal accepts his mistake, apologises for giving a speech at AAP's rally despite a suicide 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Speaking for the first time after farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide at the Aam Aadmi Party rally, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal defended himself that though he was at the rally venue, he could not see what was happening. "The tree was at a distance from the stage. What was...
  • DM asks Delhi Police to submit documents related to Gajendra Singh's suicide or face action 3 days ago

    New Delhi: In a big face-off between the Aam Aadmi Party government and Delhi Police over the probe into farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide at a rally on Wednesday, a district magistrate has set the police a deadline to submit documents in the case by 11 am. The DM has threatened...
  • Video shows AAP leader Kumar Vishwas urging Gajendra Singh to come down from the tree 3 days ago

    The Aam Aadmi Party claimed its leaders asked Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh to come down from the tree. Singh committed suicide during AAP's anti-Land Bill rally at Jantar Mantar in Delhi. ...
  • Modi government misusing police to attack AAP, says Sanjay Singh 3 days ago

    Senior Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh accused the Delhi Police of acting insensitively in the suicide case of a farmer at party's rally against Land Bill in the national capital. Singh said, "We tried to save the farmer, but were unable to do so. The way police acted was...
  • AAP to give Rs 10 lakh as compensation to Gajendra Singh's family 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party announced on Thursday a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to farmer Gajendra Singh's family who killed himself at a party rally on Wednesday. Making the announcement, Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh said that his party activists tried but failed to save Gajendra Singh...
  • Not politicising the issue, only expressing solidarity: Ajay Maken on farmer suicide 4 days ago

    Demanding an enquiry into farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide, Congress President Ajay Maken said that the party was not politicising the issue but was only showing their concern. "By visiting the hospital we have only expressed our solidarity to the farmers," said Maken. ...
  • AAP MP's jibe at Modi, says 'mann ki baat' can't solve farmer's problems; Speaker expels remark 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Passing the buck to the Bharatiya Janata Party for inaction against assistance to farmers, Aam Aadmi Party MP Bhagwant Mann demanded an immediate action. Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Mann said that the issues of farmers cannot be solved just by speaking on radio on...
  • Gajendra's brother seeks action against AAP leaders, says Manish Sisodia invited him for AAP rally 4 days ago

    New Delhi: While the blame game between political parties is underway, Gajendra Singh's brother on Thursday demanded action to be taken against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders immediately. Accusing AAP and the other leaders present at the AAP rally at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday for his brother's death, he said...
  • Delhi Police submits report to Home Ministry, sends team to Gajendra's village 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Thursday submitted a detailed report to Home Minister Rajnath Singh in connection with the farmer's suicide at an AAP rally while a Crime Branch team which is probing the case has been sent to the village of the deceased in Rajasthan. "We have submitted a...
  • Indians send over 9 lakh e-mails to TRAI on net neutrality 4 days ago

    The net neutrality debate has taken the country by storm. With just a day left for the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) deadline to end, Internet activists and netizens are working hard urging the public to oppose the proposal to allow internet service providers to charge for content. Net neutrality...
  • Congress leaders Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot attend Gajendra's last rites; BJP, AAP give it a miss 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress leader and former Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot along with his party colleague and former Dausa MP Sachin Pilot attended the last rites of Gajendra Singh at his residence on Thursday. Singh, a resident of Nangal Jhamarwada village in Dause district of Rajasthan, had committed suicide on...
  • Live: Nothing more important than a human life, says Modi in Lok Sabha on farmer's suicide 4 days ago

    Farmer suicide issue rocks Parliament, Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge alleges that politicians and police were bystanders to the incident. ...
  • Gajendra Singh who committed suicide at AAP rally was not just a farmer 4 days ago

    Gajendra Singh, who committed suicide at the Aam Aadmi Party rally in Delhi was a resident of Dausa in Rajasthan. While there are reports that Singh was a farmer, he was not just a farmer but he was also an active social and political worker. He has even fought Rajasthan...
  • Live: Delhi Police chief meets Home Minister, hands over report on farmer suicide at AAP rally 4 days ago

    The issue of Gajendra Singh's suicide at the AAP rally is expected to figure in Parliament on Thursday. Even as Singh's family is trying to come to terms with the tragedy, there is no end to political blame game over the issue. The Aam Aadmi Party is facing flak from...
  • Politics over farmer's suicide at Aam Aadmi Party's rally continues, uproar in Parliament likely 4 days ago

    New Delhi/ Dausa: The body of farmer Gajendra Singh who committed suicide at a rally called by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has been taken to his home in Dausa, Rajasthan. Even as Singh's family is trying to come to terms with the tragedy, there is no end to political blame...
  • Sachin Pilot slams AAP after farmer commits suicide at AAP rally 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Calling it an unfortunate incident, Congress leader Sachin Pilot on Wednesday said that a farmer committing suicide at a public place and that too where a political rally had been organised is a matter of great shame. Sachin Pilot was reacting to the suicide by a farmer Gajendra Singh...
  • Tragedy at AAP anti-Land Bill rally, Rajasthan farmer commits suicide, Kejriwal blames Delhi Police 5 days ago

    New Delhi: In a tragic turn of events, a farmer from Rajasthan committed suicide on Wednesday at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) anti-Land Bill rally in Delhi's Jantar Mantar. The farmer identified as Gajendra Singh, a resident of Nangal Jhamarwada village in Dausa, also left a suicide note stating that...
  • Farmer attempts suicide at AAP anti-Land Bill rally at Jantar Mantar in Delhi 5 days ago

    New Delhi: A farmer attempted suicide by hanging himself from a tree at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) anti-Land Bill rally at Jantar Mantar in Delhi on Wednesday. The tragic incident was averted as AAP volunteers came on time to stop the farmer from committing the act. The man was immediately...
  • Media persons with identity cards allowed near Kejriwal, says Delhi Police chief 5 days ago

    Delhi Police has decided to inform the Delhi CM that it is not possible to keep the media away as there is no threat perception to him from press persons. Sources have told CNN-IBN that a wireless call was made by the Joint Secy to the Delhi CM on Tuesday...
  • Farmers will teach BJP a lesson, AAP leader Ashutosh 5 days ago

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Ashutosh said that the Narendra Modi government is trying to please corporates and thus return favours. "Farmers will teach BJP a lesson. BJP is being undemocratic," he added joining the anti-Land bill war. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal's decision to keep away from media smacks of double standards 5 days ago

    Interactions with media have been one of the highlights of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. The former Indian revenue Service office-turned social worker-turner politician has been known to have very good relations with journalists although he has targeted owners of some media organisations in the past. But the recent churning, rebellion...
  • Arvind Kejriwal asks Delhi Police not to allow media close to him during protest against Land Bill: sources 5 days ago

    New Delhi: In an attempt to escape tough questions on the rebellion and controversies that have hit the Aam Aadmi Party, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal asked Delhi Police not to allow media close to him during the protest march against the Narendra Modi government's Land Bill, said sources on...
  • Arvind Kejriwal to lead protest rally against Modi government's Land Bill at Jantar Mantar 5 days ago

    New Delhi: In an attempt to deflect focus from the rebellion that has hit the Aam Aadmi Party, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will on Wednesday lead a protest rally against the Narendra Modi government's Land Bill at Jantar Mantar in the national capital. The Delhi Police has already denied...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 5 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...