Vijay Goel

  • Nitish flays Goel's anitBihari comments August 2, 2014

    Senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar on Saturday described senior BJP leader Vijay Goel's comments on the people from Bihar as "antiConstitution aimed at spreading hatred" and asked the party to make its stand clear on the matter. "Vijay Goel's statement is an attempt to spread hatred in the society and is...
  • Stop Bihar, UP migrants from settling in Delhi: BJP MP Vijay Goel July 31, 2014

    New Delhi: The inflow of migrants into Delhi needs to be stopped to solve the problems of the capital, BJP leader Vijay Goel said in the Rajya Sabha as the upper house debated the Delhi budget. "Every day more migrants come to Delhi... Most of them are from Bihar and Uttar...
  • DU's high cutoffs will force Delhi students to migrate: BJP July 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Expressing concern over the "sky rocketing" cutoffs declared by Delhi University, BJP leader Vijay Goel on Thursday said that average students of the national capital will have no option but to migrate to other cities for higher studies if not given any advantage over outstation aspirants. "It's the average...
  • Congress's Ajay Maken eyeing hat-trick from New Delhi seat April 8, 2014

    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 LK...
  • Ravi Shanker Prasad appointed chief media coordinator of BJP March 24, 2014

    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 Prakash Javadekar...
  • Harsh Vardhan replaces Vijay Goel, appointed new Delhi BJP chief February 19, 2014

    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 Singh has...
  • Delhi BJP to hold demo against AAP on Tuesday February 17, 2014

    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 party's...
  • Kejriwal ignoring people's problems: BJP February 11, 2014

    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 he...
  • BJP slams Delhi government over Manipuri girl rape case February 9, 2014

    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 February 4, 2014

    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 February 3, 2014

    AAP MLA Madan Lal today alleged that he had been offered Rs 2030 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 January 31, 2014

    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. The biennial...
  • BJP to launch 'Ek Note, Kamal Par Vote' campaign in Delhi January 29, 2014

    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 Singh...
  • Pawar, Goel among 25 likely to be elected unopposed to RS January 28, 2014

    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 victory...
  • AAP did nothing during first one month, alleges BJP January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP on Monday alleged that Arvind Kejriwalled 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...
  • AAP did nothing during first one month, alleges BJP January 27, 2014

    Delhi BJP on Monday alleged that Arvind Kejriwalled 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 president...
  • BJP likely to win all 7 Lok Sabha seats in Delhi, says Vijay Goel January 27, 2014

    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 Delhi...
  • BJP activists demand resignation of Somnath Bharti January 21, 2014

    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 site...
  • Bar Council to hear 'tampering with evidence' case against Bharti January 20, 2014

    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 Bharti...
  • Delhi: Somnath Bharti surrenders Bar Council license January 18, 2014

    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 January 17, 2014

    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 is an...
  • Kejriwal's Janata Darbar a gimmick: Vijay Goel January 11, 2014

    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 December 12, 2013

    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 Assembly....
  • Delhi polls: BJP is confident of forming the government, says Vijay Goel December 8, 2013

    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 CNNIBN, BJP leader Vijay Goel said that his party is confident of forming the government in the...
  • Delhi polls: BJP follows AAP, releases tailormade manifesto November 26, 2013

    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 3...
  • Delhi: BJP releases main manifesto, likely to have 70 poll charters November 26, 2013

    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,...
  • After AAP, BJP to release 70 manifestos from 70 constituencies November 26, 2013

    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 November 22, 2013

    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 anticorruption activist...
  • Political parties bank on star campaigners to woo voters November 18, 2013

    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 Bhojpuri...
  • BJP raps Sheila Dikshit government on slums areas development issue November 13, 2013

    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 15year "misrule". Launching his 'Badlo Dilli Padyatra', Delhi BJP chief Vijay Goel said, "The Congress government has neglected development of Lalbagh and other slums in...