SHANTI BHUSHAN

  • AAP rebels Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan float Swaraj Abhiyan; no decision on new party 3 days ago

    Gurgaon: Rebel Aam Aadmi Party faction led by Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday stopped short of splitting the party by floating a new group and deciding to take a call on launching a new political outfit after six months. After an eight-hour-long meeting of supporters from various states, a...
  • We should not let the dreams of people break: Shanti Bhushan 3 days ago

    "We must take the AAP dream forward. I appeal to you as a volunteer, don't let the common man's dreams shatter," said Shanti Bhushan presiding over a meeting where participants were encouraged to openly share any concerns about the party and its leadership. ...
  • Prashant Bhushan rejects Atishi Marlena's claim that Shanti opposed truce April 8, 2015

    New Delhi: AAP dissident leader Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday rubbished criticism by former AAP spokesperson Atishi Marlena that he backed out of the reconciliatory talks with Arvind Kejriwal camp on his father Shanti Bhushan's insistence, saying the negotiations collapsed due to "trust deficit". In a letter to a section of AAP...
  • God and history will not forgive what you are doing to AAP: Bhushan's scathing letter to Kejriwal April 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Days after he and Yogendra Yadav were expelled from the party's top decision-making fora, rebel AAP leader Prashant Bhushan on Friday fired a fresh salvo at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal accusing him of turning AAP a "high command-oriented" party and betraying trust of lakhs of supporters. In an...
  • Watch: Arvind Kejriwal's speech at AAP's National Council meet on Saturday March 29, 2015

    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...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories March 10, 2015

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  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob March 10, 2015

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  • News 360: Lok Sabha passes Land Acquisition Bill March 10, 2015

    The contentious Land Acquisition Bill passed the Lok Sabha test on Tuesday after the government carried out nine amendments to it and persuaded most of its allies to support, setting the stage for its consideration in Rajya Sabha where the numbers are loaded against the government. ...
  • AAP infighting: Bhushans, Yadav to be expelled? March 10, 2015

    The rift in the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is widening with the party now accusing senior leaders Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan and Shanti Bhushan of working towards party's defeat in the recent Delhi Assembly elections. ...
  • Yogendra Yadav, Shanti Bhushan, Prashant Bhushan worked to defeat our party in Delhi elections, says AAP March 10, 2015

    New Delhi: The rift in the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is widening with the party now accusing senior leaders Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan and Shanti Bhushan of working towards party's defeat in the recent Delhi Assembly elections. "During Delhi elections, three senior AAP leaders were working towards our defeat- Yogendra...
  • Concerned over lack of democracy in AAP but back Kejriwal as national convener: Yogendra Yadav March 3, 2015

    New Delhi: Staying firm on his stand on his opposition over the functioning of the party, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Yogendra Yadav said that he had merely raised his voice for internal democracy in the party. "I and Prashant Bhushan had raised voice for internal democracy in the party,...
  • AAP founding member Shanti Bhushan attacks Arvind Kejriwal again February 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Notwithstanding AAP's stupendous victory in the Delhi Assembly polls, the party's founder-member Shanti Bhushan on Wednesday attacked Arvind Kejriwal yet again, accusing him of accepting "tainted" money and giving tickets to candidates who were prepared to buy votes. He also alleged that the AAP chief had "abandoned" all principles...
  • Mission Delhi: Election campaign to slow down due to Obama Visit January 24, 2015

    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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 23, 2015

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  • News 360: Obama's India visit turns Delhi into a fortress January 23, 2015

    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...
  • Like Narendra Modi, Kiran Bedi likely to start radio talk 'Dil ki baat' January 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Just like Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio talk 'Mann ki Baat', Bharatiya Janata Party's Delhi chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi is likely to begin her own radio chat 'Dil ki Baat'. Bedi said that the radio talk will give her a platform to connect with the youth....
  • Shanti Bhushan snubs Kiran Bedi after she seeks appointment, says there is no point in meeting her January 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi party (AAP) leader Shanti Bhushan snubbed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Friday after she sougth an appointment to meet him. "There is no point in meeting Bedi. We belong to two different parties," said Shanti Bhushan just a day after praising...
  • Kiran Bedi seeks to meet AAP leader Shanti Bhushan after he praised her ahead of the Delhi elections January 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Friday seeked time from senior Aam Aadmi party leader Shanti Bhushan after the latter had praised her on Thursday. Shanti Bhushan had said earlier in an interview that it was a masterstroke by the BJP to field Kiran Bedi...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 22, 2015

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  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 22, 2015

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  • News 360: SC disallows Srinivasan to contest BCCI elections January 22, 2015

    The Supreme Court on Thursday disallowed Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) chief-in-exile N Srinivasan from contesting elections to the cricket board. In a 130-page verdict on Thursday, the apex court said that Srinivasan as the BCCI chief and owner of an Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise had created...
  • Mission Delhi: Shanti Bhushan calls Kiran Bedi an honest candidate for Delhi CM post January 22, 2015

    Shanti Bhushan said that it was a masterstroke by the BJP to field Kiran Bedi and that the former IPS officer would prove to be a good chief minister. "We must be happy to get an honest chief minister," said Bhushan. ...
  • Shanti Bhushan praises Kiran Bedi for Delhi CM post, AAP distances itself January 22, 2015

    It was a day of embarrassments for the AAP as Shanti Bhushan one of the founder members of the party has praised Kiran Bedi as a better CM candidate for Delhi than Arvind Kejriwal. However, his son and AAP leader Prashant Bhushan stepped in for some damage control...
  • Making Kiran Bedi their CM candidate is BJP's masterstroke: Shanti Bhushan January 22, 2015

    Shanti Bhushan said that it was a masterstroke by the BJP to field Kiran Bedi and that the former IPS officer would prove to be a good chief minister. "We must be happy to get an honest chief minister," said Bhushan. ...
  • I do not agree with Shanti Bhushan's view about Kiran Bedi: AAP leader Prashant Bhushan January 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Senior Supreme Court advocate and Aam Aadmi Party leader Prashant Bhushan say he does not agree with his father and former law minister of India Shanti Bhushan's comments praising Bharatiya Janata Party Delhi CM candidate Kiran Bedi. "I do not agree with Shanti Bhushan's view about Kiran Bedi. She...
  • Differences in AAP come to the fore again as Bhushan questions Kejriwal's skills August 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Differences within the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) again came to fore when its patron Shanti Bhushan hit out at Arvind Kejriwal, questioning his organisational skills and internal democracy in the party. "Arvind (Kejriwal) is a great leader and a great campaigner, but in my opinion he lacks organisational...
  • Shanti Bhushan files FIR against Mail Today for forged article December 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi party member Shanti Bhushan has lodged an FIR and filed a defamation suit against Mail Today after the newspaper carried an article purportedly written by him. 'Mail Today' carried an article in the name of Shanti Bhushan which was critical of Aam Admi Party leader Arvind...
  • Mail Today editor apologises to Shanti Bhushan for forged article December 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Mail Today Editor Sandeep Bamzai has apologised to senior lawyer Shanti Bhushan for publishing an article on Aam Aadmi Party with his name. An article allegedly written by Shanti Bhushan was published on Friday in Mail Today in which he had purportedly criticised Aam Aadmi party's (AAP) national...
  • Shanti Bhushan denies writing article slamming Kejriwal December 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Shanti Bhushan, senior lawyer and father of AAP leader Prashant Bhushan, on Friday denied writing any article slamming party national convener Arvind Kejriwal in a newspaper editorial. Bhushan denied writing the article titled 'Kejriwal is on course to ruin 2014 for the BJP' 'Mail Today/Daily mail'. He said,...
  • HC's verdict on CBI will have disastrous implications, says experts November 8, 2013

    The ripple effects of Gauhati High Court's ruling holding as "unconstitutional" the setting up of the CBI was, on Friday, felt in criminal courts and legal experts expressed apprehension about "disastrous" implications of the verdict. While DMK MP A Raja and senior Congress leader Sajjan Kumar raked up the issue to...