AJAY MAKEN

  • House-trading row: DPCC chief Ajay Maken says AAP did approach Congress MLAs March 11, 2015

    Reacting on the allegations of horse-trading against Delhi Chief Minister and AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal, DPCC chief Ajay Maken said, "AAP did approach our MLAs but we have always maintained this." ...
  • Delhi elections: Just wait for the full results, says Ajay Maken February 10, 2015

    As counting of votes for Delhi elections begins, Congress General Secretary Ajay Maken, "Let the voting end and results come out. We are doing better than what exit polls had predicted." ...
  • Breaking Toons: Ajay Maken, Kiran Bedi, and Arvind Kejriwal pray for their luck February 10, 2015

    As counting of votes for Delhi elections begins, three main CM candidates Ajay Maken Kiran Bedi and Arvind Kejriwal trying their luck hard to turn the exit polls in their favours. ...
  • Countdown begins for counting: Who will win Delhi? February 9, 2015

    It has been one of the most fiercely contested state elections in India and now the fate of 673 candidates will be know in a few hours as counting for the 70-member Delhi Assembly starts at 8 am on Tuesday. ...
  • Delhi polls: Fate of AAP, BJP and Congress to be sealed by 6 PM today February 7, 2015

    The fate of heavyweight contenders like BJP's Kiran Bedi, Krishna Tirath, Vinod Kumar Binny; AAP's Arvind Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia, Somnath Bharti; Congress's Ajay Maken, Shoaib Iqbal and Sharmistha Mukherjee will be sealed by 6 PM on Saturday. ...
  • Delhi polls: Will never give support to AAP again, says Ajay Maken February 7, 2015

    Former Delhi chief minister Shiela Dikshit casted her vote, said, "We gave support to AAP earlier and that's a thing of past. Let result come, Lets see who gets how many seats." While, Ajay Maken requested every resident to exercise their right to vote. ...
  • News 360: Activist shames rapists, attacked February 7, 2015

    Hours after she shamed rapists by posting their video online, activist Sunitha Krishnan's car was attacked by unidentified men in Hyderabad on Thursday. The men attacked her car with stones and broke its rear window. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay February 6, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Congress is the dark horse, we will form the government on our own, says Ajay Maken February 5, 2015

    Talking about Rahul Gandhi's roadshow, Congress poll campaign chief Ajay Maken said that it was an electrifying campaign. CONGRESS IS THE DARK HORSE, WE WILL FORM THE GOVT ON OUR OWN ...
  • Delhi elections: Congress attacks BJP over vision document February 3, 2015

    Congress's Delhi elections campaign chief Ajay Maken on Tuesday said that BJP's vision document says north east immigrants must be protected. "Does BJP mean people from north east are from different country?" Maken asked. However, BJP leader Kiren Rijiju defended the document saying it must have been a printing or...
  • Mission Delhi: BJP goes all guns blazing January 28, 2015

    The Bharatiya Janata Party is planning an aggressive campaign in the last week in the run up to the upcoming Delhi assembly election. The party has asked the senior union Ministers to monitor the campaigning in the national capital....
  • Mission Delhi: RSS kept India one, says Kiran Bedi January 21, 2015

    Bharatiya Janata Party's chief ministerial candidate for Delhi Kiran Bedi on Wednesday lavished praise on the party's parent organisation the RSS calling it a "very nationalist" organisation. ...
  • Kiran Bedi does not have any experience in politics, does not know the vision: Ajay Maken January 21, 2015

    Congress leader Ajay Maken said that BJP and AAP shall form an alliance together as they know each other. "Kiran Bedi does not have any experience in politics, she does not know the vision," said Maken. ...
  • Delhi elections: Ajay Maken alleged Kejriwal of misused power in past January 17, 2015

    The Congress party on Saturday has raised its pitch against the Aam Aadmi Party and accused party chief Arvind Kejriwal of misleading the people of Delhi. "Arvind Kejriwal went back on many promises that he had made to Delhi's citizens," he said. ...
  • Delhi elections: Ajay Maken rules out support to AAP, says no rethinking on it January 14, 2015

    Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN, Congress's Delhi elections campaign chief Ajay Maken on Wednesday said that Sheila Dikshit's statement of backing AAP if required is out of the question. "Congress will not support AAP and there is no rethinking on it," he said. ...
  • Only Congress is capable of giving Maharashtra a corruption free government, says Ajay Maken September 26, 2014

    Congress is confident of contesting all 288 seats for the upcoming Maharashtra assembly elections, said Congress leader Ajay Maken. Maken also said that Congress is the only party in the state that is capable of giving the people a corruption free government. ...
  • Should educational qualification be the basis for deciding the competence of a minister? May 28, 2014

    A day after Smriti Irani took charge of the Human Resource Development Ministry, a controversy stirred up over her educational qualification. Even though she is being targeted by the Opposition, Irani refused to comment on the issue. IBN18 EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai asks the panel of experts whether educational qualification should...
  • Is graduation degree necessary to be a competent minister? May 28, 2014

    Terming as 'lacklustre' Narendra Modi's new Council of Ministers, Congress on Tuesday took potshots at the new government saying its HRD Minister Smriti Irani was "not even a graduate." Smriti Irani herself has refused to comment on the controversy over her educational qualification. CNNIBN takes the views of people from...
  • Political reactions: Congress, BJP and AAP confident of victory May 16, 2014

    Congress leader Ajay Maken said that the Congress party will perform well in these elections, while BJP leader Vasundhra Raje said that she hopes for the best and result will be good. On the other side, AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal said that the people of Kashi have voted for the...
  • Delhi not a two-legged fight between BJP, AAP: Ajay Maken April 10, 2014

    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 February 26, 2014

    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 February 14, 2014

    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 December 27, 2013

    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 December 27, 2013

    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 October 31, 2013

    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 Uturn on ordinance after Rahul's remark September 27, 2013

    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 Uturn on it. Maken was defending the ordinance when Rahul Gandhi came in and made his explosive comment. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 23, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Battle over economic numbers: UPA vs NDA September 23, 2013

    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 allout attack on Modi over burqa remark July 15, 2013

    The Congress has launched an all out counterattack 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 July 5, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...