Ajay Maken

  • Delhi not a two-legged fight between BJP, AAP: Ajay Maken 10-04-2014 11:29 AM

    Congress candidate from New Delhi Ajay Maken refuted the projections showing a two-legged fight in Delhi between AAP and BJP ...
  • Maken appeals EC to file FIR against 11 survey agencies 26-02-2014 11:51 PM

    Senior Congress leader Ajay Maken reacted to the expose made by a private news channel of alleged malpractices in opinion polls saying that the Election Commission should file an FIR against the 11 survey agencies mentioned in the report. ...
  • AAP did not show the zeal to fulfil its promises: Congress 14-02-2014 09:47 PM

    In the wake of the resignation given by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his Cabinet on Friday evening, the Congress said that whatever happened today was very unfortunate. Party leader Ajay maken said, "Whatever happened today is very unfortunate, but I think the way the AAP was proceeding it...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Suhasini Haidar 27-12-2013 10:41 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Suhasini Haidar on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: I was shattered, wracked with pain, says Modi on 2002 riots 27-12-2013 09:08 PM

    Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday shared his views for the first time on 2002 Gujarat riots through a blog and said he was shaken to the core by the riots. He said after Gujarat was hit by a devastating earthquake in 2001, the...
  • Congress slams Modi, says he should follow Patel's philosophy 31-10-2013 09:11 PM

    Congress General Secretary Ajay Maken took a shot at Narendra Modi and said before placing a statue of Sardar Patel, Modi should at least know and follow his principles. ...
  • Watch:Ajay Maken U-turn on ordinance after Rahul's remark 27-09-2013 07:33 PM

    Shocked by Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's statement against the ordinance to shield convicted leaders at a press conference in New Delhi, Ajay Maken had to take a U-turn on it. Maken was defending the ordinance when Rahul Gandhi came in and made his explosive comment. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 23-09-2013 11:50 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Battle over economic numbers: UPA vs NDA 23-09-2013 11:16 PM

    War of words continued between Finance Minister P Chidambaram and the Bharatiya Janata Party over country's growth rate during UPA and NDA regime. BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday said, "Chidambaram's statement was a fake encounter of facts." Earlier in the day, Chidambaram said, "Modi's claim that India grew...
  • Watch: Congress launches all-out attack on Modi over burqa remark 15-07-2013 02:45 PM

    The Congress has launched an all out counter-attack on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for being critical of the UPA. Responding to Modi's 'burqa' remark, Congress leader Ajay Maken said, "The burqa of secularism is better than the nakedness of communalism. Secularism unites the nation, communalism breaks the country." Congress...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 05-07-2013 12:55 AM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Nominees for Indian of the Year 2012 in Politics 26-11-2012 11:58 PM

    Here's a look at the nominees of CNN-IBN's Indian of the year in the category of Politics. ...
  • PM's reform push reflected in the Cabinet reshuffle 28-10-2012 07:30 PM

    The Prime Minister and Sonia Gandhi went in for a major cabinet reshuffle but in his choice the PM has been careful in choosing those who will keep the reforms agenda going. ...
  • Combination of youth and experience: PM on Cabinet 28-10-2012 05:50 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh effected a major Cabinet reshuffle on Sunday, giving away the major share to Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal to counter the Telangana forces in the former and ex-ally Mamata Banerjee of the Trinamool Congress in the latter. ...
  • New Cabinet appointees include 4 women, 5 Muslims 28-10-2012 03:53 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh effected a major Cabinet reshuffle on Sunday, giving away the major share to Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal to counter the Telangana forces in the former and ex-ally Mamata Banerjee of the Trinamool Congress in the latter. Several ministers were elevated to the Cabinet rank, with...
  • Don't want to comment on portfolio: Ajay Maken 28-10-2012 10:11 AM

    Ahead of the fifth Cabinet Reshuffle, Ajay Maken on Sunday refused to comment on portfolio but said that he is thankful to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi for considering him for the opportunity. "I am very happy that Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Prime Minister and Rahul...
  • Suspensions not enough, says Maken 16-05-2012 04:48 PM

    The union sports minister has urged the BCCI to remove the root cause of match-fixing and find a solution in the larger interest of the game. ...
  • IPL sting creates uproar in the Parliament 15-05-2012 02:29 PM

    Kirti Azad raised the issue in the Lok Sabha while the IPL chief and parliamentarian Rajiv Shukla promised strict action. ...
  • Former greats support Sports Development Bill 10-11-2011 05:31 PM

    Cricketing legend, Kapil Dev and former badminton ace, Prakash Padukone amongst others came out in support of the bill passed by Sports Minister, Ajay Maken. ...
  • Newsmaker of the day: Ajay Maken 17-10-2011 11:42 PM

    The Indian Sports Minister is hoping to get the revised sports bill a thumbs from all quarters. ...
  • FTN: Is there no place for old school elitism in New India? 14-09-2011 11:50 PM

    Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar slammed Sports Minister Ajay Maken as BA Pass from Hansraj college. ...
  • Newsmaker of the day: Ajay Maken 14-09-2011 11:22 PM

    Corporates need to come forward and promote the game feels Ajay Maken after the Indian hockey team rejected the cash award for their victory at the Asians Champions Trophy. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 14-09-2011 11:01 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • BA Pass Maken cannot write: Mani Shankar Aiyer 09-09-2011 08:38 PM

    Sports Minister Ajay Maken in a letter had called Mani Shankar Aiyer obstructionist, malicious, irresponsible. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 01-09-2011 10:02 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 31-08-2011 11:48 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Newsmaker of the day: Ajay Maken 02-08-2011 10:46 PM

    Sports Minister Ajay Maken blamed NDA for appointing Suresh Kalmadi as CWG OC chief. ...
  • Sports minister asks IOA to remove Kalmadi 26-04-2011 08:06 AM

    The sports ministry looks at legal options, as it tells the IOA to remove Kalmadi as president. ...
  • Can Kalmadi be sacked from IOA chairmanship? 25-04-2011 11:42 PM

    Rajdeep Sardesai discusses with a panel, if it is possible to remove Suresh Kalmadi from IOA. ...
  • Political help pouring in for injured Sonu Sinha 18-04-2011 10:15 PM

    From the ministry of sports to railways to the UP government, all are willing to extend help to Sonu. ...