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  • Great leaders must listen to criticism and dissent: Yogendra Yadav's advice to Arvind Kejriwal 13 hours 19 minutes ago

    New Delhi: With more allegations and counter allegations, the war within the Aam Aadmi Party is getting uglier. Firing a fresh salvo at party chief Arvind Kejriwal, rebel AAP leader Yogendra Yadav said that all great leaders should have the capacity to listen to criticism. Agreeing with his colleague Prashant Bhushan's...
  • Governance at a standstill: Has the Aam Aadmi Party let down Delhi voters? 22 hours 14 minutes ago

    After the high drama ouster of Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from Aam Aadmi Party's National Executive and allegations of hooliganism leveled against the supporters of Kejriwal inside the national council meet, AAP on Sunday released the video of party chief Arvind Kejriwal's speech. ...
  • AAP government, MCD employees faceoff intensifies, garbage dumped on Delhi streets 23 hours 22 minutes ago

    New Delhi: As the faceoff between the Aam Aadmi Party government and Municipal Corporation Department employees is intensifying in Delhi, the latter is on a strike and even dumped garbage on the streets of the national capital. MCD workers are protesting against the non-payment of salaries. A resident said, "Piles...
  • Has the Aam Aadmi Party let down Delhi? Yesterday

    After the high drama ouster of Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from Aam Aadmi Party's National Executive and allegations of hooliganism leveled against the supporters of Kejriwal inside the national council meet, AAP on Sunday released the video of party chief Arvind Kejriwal's speech. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the...
  • JDU, RJD, SP, JDS, INLD all set to merge ahead of Bihar polls: Sources Yesterday

    New Delhi: Ahead of Bihar elections, Janata Dal United, Rashtriya Janata Dal, Samajwadi Party, Janata Dal (Secular) and Indian National Lok Dal are all set to merge and form one political outfit. SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav, who has the largest number of MPs in Parliament among the group, is...
  • Video of National Council meet released by AAP edited, claims Prashant Bhushan Yesterday

    New Delhi: There is no end to the tug of war and public mudslinging in the Aam Aadmi Party with rebel leader Prashant Bhushan making fresh allegations against party chief Arvind Kejriwal. Bhushan has claimed that the video of the National Council meet that was released by the party was...
  • Bhushan removed from AAP disciplinary committee; dropped as Lokpal, Ramdas upset Yesterday

    New Delhi: AAP's internal Lokpal Admiral (retd) L Ramdas was on Sunday shown the door while dissident AAP leader Prashant Bhushan was axed from the party's disciplinary committee, a day after Bhushan and senior leader Yogendra Yadav were expelled from the National Executive (NE) for "backstabbing" and "hatching conspiraces" against...
  • Watch: Arvind Kejriwal's speech at AAP's National Council meet on Saturday 2 days ago

    After the high drama ouster of Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from Aam Aadmi Party's National Executive and allegations of hooliganism leveled against the supporters of Kejriwal inside the national council meet, AAP on Sunday released the video of party chief Arvind Kejriwal's speech. The rebel leaders alleged that the...
  • Anna Hazare refuses to get involved in AAP's internal dissent 2 days ago

    Anna Hazare who is said to be the origin of Aam Aadmi Party, on Saturday refused to make any statement on the ongoing fissures in the party. "This is AAP's internal matter, why would I get into it? It's beyond my understanding," he said. ...
  • AAP becoming victim of its own success: Senior journalist Badshah Sen 2 days ago

    Senior journalist Badshah Sen said that Aam Aadmi party (AAP) was becoming victim of its own success. "The original principles of the party have been abandoned. Thus, it is becoming like any other political party," said Sen. ...
  • National Council meet was undemocratic, we were not allowed to speak: Dharamvir Gandhi 2 days ago

    Calling the National Council meet undemocratic, Dharamvir Gandhi said that they would continue to raise their voices. "Every AAP member has the right to express dissent," said Gandhi. ...
  • Allegations of a scuffle during the meeting are baseless: Gopal Rai 2 days ago

    "The resistence within AAP has been removed now so the party will function smoothly. Henceforth, governance will be easy. There was no scuffle at the meet, allegations are baseless," said Gopal Rai. ...
  • AAP War: Not new to Indian politics, nobody expected this in party of the 'common people' 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has proved that he is the only boss and he only matters in the party, which he calls a party of the people. In Saturday's National Executive meeting held in Delhi, the scene was chaotic. It...
  • AAP 'kicks' rebel leaders before kicking them out of National Executive, later denies assault charge 3 days ago

    New Delhi: After being expelled from the party's National Executive, Aam Aadmi Party's founding members Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan alleged Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's supporters of using violence against them and their supporters inside the National Council meeting venue. "Arvind Kejriwal was provoking the workers, while ending his...
  • Amidst high drama, AAP National Council sacks rebels Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party National Council on Saturday passed resolution to oust Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from the party's National Executive. Yadav's supporters Anand Kumar and Ajit Jha have also removed from the National Executive. Setting the stage for a major showdown, AAP's crucial National Council meet took...
  • Breaking Toons: Rift within AAP widens 3 days ago

    It's a full blown civil war in the Aam Aadmi Party. After AAP senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan lashed out at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday, party leaders Sanjay Singh, Ashutosh and Ashish Khetan came out in his (Kejriwal's)support. They hit back at the Yadav-Bhushan duo...
  • Is Aam Adami Party becoming an Arvind party? 3 days ago

    It's a full blown civil war in the Aam Aadmi Party. After AAP senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan lashed out at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday, party leaders Sanjay Singh, Ashutosh and Ashish Khetan came out in his (Kejriwal's)support. They hit back at the Yadav-Bhushan duo...
  • AAP splits wide open: Prashant Bhushan says fate of alternative politics important 3 days ago

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN AAP leader Prashant Bhushan said, "My fate is not important, it is the fate of the party and the fate of alternative politics, which this party symbolises, is important." ...
  • Rift within AAP widens, Kejriwal supporters slam Yadav and Bhushan for calling him a dictator 4 days ago

    New Delhi: It's a full blown civil war in the Aam Aadmi Party. After AAP senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan lashed out at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday, party leaders Sanjay Singh, Ashutosh and Ashish Khetan came out in his (Kejriwal's)support. They hit back at the...
  • Yogendra Yadav: Once Kejriwal's closest comrade-in-arms stares at an uncertain future 4 days ago

    New Delhi: When renowned psephologist and political scientist Professor Yogendra Yadav decided to join Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), both his admirers and friends were shocked. Nobody thought or expected that soft spoken, very affable scholar Yogendra Yadav would actually join active politics. Some of his friends advised him not to...
  • Japan Prime Minister not to attend China's war parade: report 6 days ago

    Tokyo: Japan's prime minister is set to rebuff a prickly invitation to a Chinese military parade, a report said on Wednesday, as the former World War II enemies jockey over the telling of their shared history. Tokyo has not officially replied to Beijing's comments on the march, being held to mark...
  • Talks between warring AAP camps on the verge of collapse 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Less than a week before its crucial National Council meeting, the ongoing negotiations between the two warring camps within AAP are on the verge of collapse as neither side is willing to budge on critical issues. If the parleys fail, party sources said, the National Council meeting scheduled...
  • Bihar all-party meet to write to PM Modi on loss due to Finance Commission 1 week ago

    Patna: An all-party meeting convened by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, which was boycotted by the BJP, on Monday decided to "write" to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the "estimated Rs 50,000 crore loss" to the state due to the 14th Finance Commission recommendations. The meeting attended by leaders from RJD,...
  • Mulayam Singh blames party workers for Lok Sabha poll debacle March 23, 2015

    Lucknow: Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's pain over the humiliating defeat in Lok Sabha polls on Monday came to the fore as he told party workers that they poured cold water on his dreams of forming a government at the Centre. Addressing party workers on the birth anniversary of socialist...
  • Will gradually repeal AFSPA from J&K, denotify certain areas under the Act, says CM Mufti Sayeed March 23, 2015

    Srinagar: In a statement that could lead to fresh trouble with its ally Bharatiya Janata Party, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed said that his government will gradually repeal the contentious Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) from the state. "Keeping in view the improving security scenario, the...
  • Architect of modern Singapore and its first PM Lee Kuan Yew dies at 91 March 23, 2015

    Singapore: Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's first prime minister, died on Monday aged 91, triggering a flood of tributes to the man who oversaw the tiny city-state's rapid rise from a British colonial backwater to a global trade and financial center. US President Barack Obama described Lee, who ruled Singapore for three...
  • Facebook likely to add third-party app support to its Messenger service March 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Facebook's Messenger is reportedly set to get third-party app support and thus have added features. The social networking giant is expected to announce the news at its F8 Developer Conference in San Francisco in the coming week. Sources have indicated that Facebook will be announcing about 20 third-party services...
  • Regional parties to face workers ire over Coal Bill: Worker Union March 21, 2015

    New Delhi: A workers' union on Saturday said regional parties in coal producing states will have to "bear the brunt of coal workers and public for supporting" the Coal Bill, which has been passed by Parliament. The Coal Mines (Special Provisions) Bill, 2015 which forms part of NDA government's reforms agenda,...
  • UP: Students assault professor for trying to prevent them from cheating in exams March 21, 2015

    Jhansi: Soon after the mass cheating episode came to light in Bihar, yet another grim picture of cheating in examinations was witnessed in Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh. Students in Jhansi assaulted their professor for trying to prevent them from cheating in their college exams. A Samajwadi Party student leader was...
  • BJP, Congress accuse AAP of going back on poll promise as water tariff hiked in Delhi March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: A month after taking charge of Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) announced a 10 per cent hike in water tariff for households that consume more than 20,000 litres per month facing the ire of the Opposition. The BJP and Congress have accused the Arvind Kejriwal-led party of...