Vijay Goel

  • Congress's Ajay Maken eyeing hat-trick from New Delhi seat 08-04-2014 05:23 PM

    A microcosm of capital's urban elite and who's who in the political space, the prestigious New Delhi constituency has been the centre of a high-octane campaign where incumbent Ajay Maken is facing BJP's Meenakshi Lekhi and Ashish Khaitan of AAP. Earlier represented by the likes of Atal Bihari Vajpayee and...
  • Ravi Shanker Prasad appointed chief media coordinator of BJP 24-03-2014 11:59 PM

    BJP President Rajnath Singh has made some key appointments, making BJP's deputy leader in Rajya Sabha Ravi Shanker Prasad as the chief media coordinator. Singh has also appointed Vijay Goel, a Rajya Sabha MP from Rajasthan, as the chief of booth management. The party chief has also appointed national spokesperson...
  • Harsh Vardhan replaces Vijay Goel, appointed new Delhi BJP chief 19-02-2014 06:41 PM

    New Delhi: BJP leader Harsh Vardhan was on Tuesday appointed chief of the party's Delhi unit, replacing Vijay Goel. The appointment was made by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh, after he accepted the resignation of Goel, who was elected to the Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan. "Party president Rajnath...
  • Delhi BJP to hold demo against AAP on Tuesday 17-02-2014 09:34 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP will hold a massive demonstration against Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday with several party leaders including Sushma Swaraj expected to address the gathering, its chief Vijay Goel said on Monday. In a statement issued, the Delhi BJP President said tomorrow's protest will mark the launching of...
  • Kejriwal ignoring people's problems: BJP 11-02-2014 09:32 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP on Tuesday accused Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of garnering political mileage through controversies and of ignoring the problems of people by putting up a "facade" of honesty. "It is clear that Kejriwal is trying to divert attention of the people from the issues of governance as...
  • BJP slams Delhi government over Manipuri girl rape case 09-02-2014 08:00 PM

    New Delhi: BJP on Sunday slammed Delhi government over the rape of a minor Manipuri girl in the city just days after the death of a youth from Northeast in an alleged racial attack, saying it was only making empty promises and that nothing was being done to enhance their...
  • AAP protest outside Jaitley's house a 'political gimmick': BJP 04-02-2014 10:29 PM

    New Delhi: BJP slammed the protest on Tuesday by AAP workers outside Arun Jaitley's house as a "political gimmick" and said that the ruling party in Delhi was trying to divert people's attention away from its inefficiencies by making baseless allegations against rival leaders. BJP, which is the main Opposition...
  • Are AAP MLAs on sale, BJP asks after being charged with bribe plot 03-02-2014 01:22 PM

    AAP MLA Madan Lal today alleged that he had been offered Rs 20-30 crore by people close to the BJP to help pull down the AAP government in Delhi. ...
  • Rajya Sabha polls: Vijay Goel, 3 other BJP leaders elected unopposed from state 31-01-2014 06:51 PM

    BJP nominees Vijay Goel, Ram Narain Dudi and Narain Pachariya were on Sunday elected unopposed in the Rajya Sabha biennial elections from Rajasthan. As there was no contestant against them after the time of withdrawal ended, they were declared elected by Assembly Special Secretary and Returning Officer P K Shastri....
  • BJP to launch 'Ek Note, Kamal Par Vote' campaign in Delhi 29-01-2014 11:04 PM

    New Delhi: BJP's Delhi unit will on Monday launch the "Ek Note, Kamal Par Vote" campaign for collecting voluntary contributions from public ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The "Ek Note, Kamal Par Vote (one currency note, vote on lotus)" campaign will be launched by BJP national president Rajnath...
  • Pawar, Goel among 25 likely to be elected unopposed to RS 28-01-2014 09:36 PM

    Union minister Sharad Pawar, Congress leader Murli Deora, RPI's Ramdas Athawale and Vijay Goel (BJP) are likely to be elected unopposed along with 21 others in various states in the February 7 biennial polls to the Rajya Sabha as Digvijay Singh and Kumari Selja entered the fray on Tuesday. The...
  • AAP did nothing during first one month, alleges BJP 27-01-2014 11:30 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP on Monday alleged that Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government did "nothing" during its first one month and said the party would launch a 'padyatra' this week to expose the AAP's "inaction". "It is clear that AAP has failed to deliver in the last one month in Delhi,"...
  • AAP did nothing during first one month, alleges BJP 27-01-2014 10:55 PM

    Delhi BJP on Monday alleged that Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government did "nothing" during its first one month and said the party would launch a 'padyatra' this week to expose the AAP's "inaction". "It is clear that AAP has failed to deliver in the last one month in Delhi," Delhi BJP...
  • BJP likely to win all 7 Lok Sabha seats in Delhi, says Vijay Goel 27-01-2014 05:26 PM

    Jaipur: Claiming that the people have lost faith in the Aam Aadmi Party due to "its own problems", BJP's Delhi unit Chief Vijay Goel on Monday said his party was likely to win all seven Lok Sabha seats in the national capital. The AAP, since it formed the government in...
  • BJP activists demand resignation of Somnath Bharti 21-01-2014 03:49 PM

    A group of BJP youth activists led by Delhi party president Vijay Goel on Tuesday staged a protest in New Delhi demanding resignation of Law Minister Somnath Bharti for allegedly misbehaving with women in south Delhi last week. The protesters began their march from Delhi BJP office towards Kejriwal's protest...
  • Bar Council to hear 'tampering with evidence' case against Bharti 20-01-2014 08:58 AM

    New Delhi: The Bar Council of Delhi is scheduled to hear a complaint seeking disciplinary action against Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti on Monday. Bharti has been indicted by a court for "tampering of evidence" in a case in which he had appeared as a defence lawyer. The move by...
  • Delhi: Somnath Bharti surrenders Bar Council license 18-01-2014 01:32 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti on Saturday surrendered his Bar Council license after the Delhi Bar Council threatened to take action against him. Bharti was to have quit his membership of the Bar Council soon after taking over as a minister. The Bar Council will meet on January...
  • Bar Council of Delhi to hear complaint against Somnath Bharti 17-01-2014 07:43 PM

    Bar Council of Delhi will hear a complaint seeking disciplinary action against Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti on Monday, council secretary Murari Tiwari said on Friday. "We will on January 20 discuss the complaint regarding disciplinary action against Bharti in a bar council meeting," he said. Bar Council of Delhi...
  • Kejriwal's Janata Darbar a gimmick: Vijay Goel 11-01-2014 05:40 PM

    BJP leader Vijay Goel on Saturday slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal saying that that the AAP is seeking attention of public but are not concerned about solving their problems. The first Janata Darbar by Delhi Chief Minister was marred by chaos and mismanagement leaving thousands who had thronged the...
  • BJP rejects offer to form government in Delhi, says it favours fresh polls 12-12-2013 04:30 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party has rejected the offer to form the government in Delhi insisting that it does not have the required numbers for the same. Delhi BJP President Vijay Goel reiterated the party's stand and said that the party would instead favour fresh polls for the Delhi...
  • Delhi polls: BJP is confident of forming the government, says Vijay Goel 08-12-2013 07:56 AM

    A total number of 810 candidates are in the fray in the Delhi elections. There is a tough competition between Arvind Kejriwal, Sheila Dikshit and Dr Harsh Vardhan. In an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN, BJP leader Vijay Goel said that his party is confident of forming the government in the...
  • Delhi polls: BJP follows AAP, releases tailor-made manifesto 26-11-2013 09:19 PM

    New Delhi: Just a week before the Delhi polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday released a tailor made manifesto for every constituency. Like the Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), corruption and reduction of electricity tariffs topped the agenda for the BJP too. The last among the...
  • Delhi: BJP releases main manifesto, likely to have 70 poll charters 26-11-2013 01:47 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday released its main manifesto for the Delhi elections. Issues like Corruption, reducing electricity tariffs, inflation and healthcare feature prominently in the manifesto which was released in the presence of senior party leaders. The BJP manifesto promises full statehood for Delhi, regularisation...
  • After AAP, BJP to release 70 manifestos from 70 constituencies 26-11-2013 11:21 AM

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) may be making its electoral debut from the Delhi polls but it has already shown ways to the veterans in the game. After AAP, the BJP too will release separate manifestos for the state constituencies. The party released its first local poll charter...
  • Google+ Hangout with Vijay Goel on BJP's political strategy 22-11-2013 04:34 PM

    India's only city state and the national capital Delhi is voting on December 4. Sheila Dixit led Congress, which has been in power for the past 15 years is facing an uphill task. The main opposition BJP is hoping to return power. The third player in the fray anti-corruption activist...
  • Political parties bank on star campaigners to woo voters 18-11-2013 10:45 PM

    With just a little over two weeks left for assembly elections, political parties are all set to woo Delhi voters with their respective star campaigners addressing rallies in the coming days. BJP is banking on its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and celebrities Hema Malini, Shatrughan Sinha, Vinod Khanna and...
  • BJP raps Sheila Dikshit government on slums areas development issue 13-11-2013 10:16 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP on Wednesday accused the Delhi government of neglecting development work in slums saying living conditions in these areas have deteriorated in its 15-year "misrule". Launching his 'Badlo Dilli Padyatra', Delhi BJP chief Vijay Goel said, "The Congress government has neglected development of Lalbagh and other slums...
  • Delhi BJP President to woo slum dwellers with 'Badlo Dilli Padyatra' 12-11-2013 08:51 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP President Vijay Goel will on Wednesday launch his 'Badlo Dilli Padyatra' with an aim to inform voters in slums and jhuggis about the allegedly failed promises of the Congress government and put forward his party's "positive agenda". "As the state president of the party, I would...
  • Delhi: Dissidence continues in BJP over poll nominations 12-11-2013 12:05 AM

    A number of BJP workers from Sultan Puri, Gandhi Nagar and Mehrauli held a protest, on Monday, outside Delhi BJP office here accusing the party leadership of "not adhering to clear guidelines" in selection of candidates of assembly polls in Delhi. "The selection process was totally flawed. No criteria was...
  • Delhi BJP launches 3-D video campaign for Assembly elections 12-11-2013 12:03 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP on Monday launched its 3-D video campaign for Assembly polls through which they will telecast recorded speeches of the party's prominent leaders including Narendra Modi and promised to change Land Reforms Act to help farmers get good compensation for their acquired land. "The rath will cover...