ANJALI DAMANIA

  • Letter war: After Sisodia's attack, a disappointed Yogendra Yadav writes to AAP PAC June 6, 2014

    New Delhi: After differences amongst the top Aam Aadmi Party leaders came to the fore on Friday with a letter from party leader Manish Sisodia surfacing in the media, Yogendra Yadav has now written to the party's Political Affairs Committee (PAC) expressing his discontent with the party's functioning. Sisodia had accused...
  • AAP leader's tweet sparks rumours of Anjali Damania quitting the party June 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The situation is getting worse for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). After two of its high profile leaders Shazia Ilmi and Captain G R Gopinath quit the AAP, one more high profile leader Anjali Damania is reportedly upset and planning to quit. Anjali Damania, who lost the Lok...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Nagpur April 7, 2014

    Just days to go before 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN's Smitha Nair visits Nagpur to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituency where former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari will contest against Congress's Vilas Muttemwar and AAP's Anjali Damania. Nagpur is set to vote on...
  • Election Yatra: 3-cornered contest between BJP, AAP, Congress in Nagpur April 7, 2014

    Nagpur: RSS's political offshoot BJP is all set for the Lok Sabha battle in Nagpur. Former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari will contest against Congress's Vilas Muttemwar and AAP's Anjali Damania. Nitin Gadkari, however, faces a formidable challenge in the Lok Sabha polls. So far, only in 1996 elections had the BJP...
  • LS polls: Praful Patel, Gadkari, Anjali Damania file nominations March 22, 2014

    NCP leader and Union minister Praful Patel, former BJP national president Nitin Gadkari, AAP leader Anjali Damanai and Maharashtra minister Shivajirao Moghe were among those who filed nominations for Lok Sabha polls in Vidarbha region on Saturday. Saturday was the last day for filing of papers for the constituencies where voting...
  • Gadkari a 'broker', says Kejriwal while campaigning for Damania March 14, 2014

    Nagpur: Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal who is under severe criticism for his attack on media lashed out at former BJP president Nitin Gadkari during his rally in Nagpur on Friday evening. Kejriwal who is touring Maharashtra ahead of Lok Sabha elections called Gadkari a 'broker'. Nitin Gadkari is BJP's...
  • In Nagpur, pay Rs 10,000 for dinner with Kejriwal March 11, 2014

    Nagpur: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is organising a fund-raising dinner with its national president Arvind Kejriwal as host at a price of Rs 10,000 per person on March 13 at a luxury hotel in Sadar in Nagpur. The party is getting response for the event and the number of those...
  • PIL against AAP, Kejriwal for 'misuse' of national flag,emblem March 10, 2014

    A PIL has been filed in the Bombay High Court against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), its leader Arvind Kejriwal and members Mayank Gandhi and Anjali Damania for allegedly misusing the national flag and emblem to gain political mileage. The public interest litigation (PIL) filed by one Ram Samudre claims that the...
  • Sharad Pawar behind Saturday attack on party office: AAP February 23, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Anjali Damania on Sunday alleged that NCP chief and union minister Sharad Pawar and spokesperson Nawab Malik were responsible for the attack on the AAP state party office in Mumbai on Saturday. Damania told media persons in Nagpur that barely three days ago, the AAP had exposed...
  • AAP protests in Mumbai after NCP workers vandalise office February 23, 2014

    Mumbai: After the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) held protests against the Aam Aadmi Party's office (AAP) in Mumbai on Saturday, the AAP members held counter protests against the NCP. A case has been registered against 23 activists of NCP for vandalising AAP's office. "We have arrested 23 activists of Nationalist...
  • Maharashtra: Another AAP LS candidate Anjali Damania detained February 22, 2014

    Nagpur: Police on Saturday night detained AAP leader and the party's nominee for Nagpur Lok Sabha constituency, Anjali Damania and about 40 other party workers after they staged a protest at NCP's office in Ganesh Peth area in Nagpur. Damania and AAP workers this evening went to the NCP office in...
  • LS polls: AAP to spice up triangular contest on Nagpur seat February 18, 2014

    AAP's nomination of activistturned politician Anjali Damania is likely to hit the bipolar contest in the Nagpur Lok Sabha constituency, which will now witness a triangular fight. Damania, a political green horn, pipped local social worker Rupa Kulkarni (also a contender for the AAP nominee from the Nagpur seat) to be...
  • Ready to expose Gadkari and his five more scams, says Anjali Damania February 17, 2014

    Maharashtra irrigation scam whistleblower and AAP nominee Anjali Damania on Monday said she is determined to take on BJP heavyweight Nitin Gadkari from Nagpur Lok Sabha constituency, in order to keep exposing his corrupt ways and alleged involvement in many more scams. "I was reluctant to fight a poll earlier because...
  • Will keep on exposing Nitin Gadkari: AAP January 25, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convenor of Maharashtra Anjali Damania on Saturday said she would keep the heat on the former BJP president Nitin Gadkari to "expose" his double standards on corruption. Damania is slated to contest against the BJP stalwart from Nagpur Lok Sabha seat in upcoming elections. "My party has...
  • With Delhi in pocket, AAP to focus on Maharashtra January 5, 2014

    Having conquered Delhi, the AAP has now set its eyes on Maharashtra with the party all set to contest on all 288 assembly seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, buoyed by the enthusiasm shown by over 300,000 people who have joined in the last three weeks. In fact, the...
  • Anna tells Kejriwal to focus on one issue at a time October 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Activist Anna Hazare has advised India Against Corruption member Arvind Kejriwal to focus on one issue rather than target one leader every week. However, he says that though he may differ with Kejriwal's methods to fight corruption, but their objective is the same. Speaking to CNNIBN, Anna says...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey October 19, 2012

    The IAC has reportedly formed an ombudsman to probe into allegations against members Anjali Damania, Prashant Bhushan and Mayank Gandhi. The crisisridden Kingfisher Airlines on Friday extended its lockout till October 23. Meanwhile, a case was registered against six unidentified persons on Friday in connection with the hijack alarm incident involving an...
  • Corruption charges: Road ahead for IAC may be tricky October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: With India Against Corruption (IAC) activists coming under the scanner for suspicious land deals, the organisation's head Arvind Kejriwal has promised an internal Lokpal to look into the charges. Having hit media headlines by targeting Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari in acts of alleged corruption, IAC...
  • Is credibility of anticorruption activists at stake? October 19, 2012

    Having hit media headlines by targeting BJP president Nitin Gadkari in acts of alleged corruption, Maharashtra social activist Anjali Damaniya on Friday found herself under the scanner. She was accused of making windfall gains by selling farm land, which she allegedly acquired from poor farmers at cheap rates and then...
  • News 360: IAC members under scanner over suspicious land deals October 19, 2012

    The IAC has reportedly formed an ombudsman to probe into allegations against members Anjali Damania, Prashant Bhushan and Mayank Gandhi. ...
  • Cong goes all out against Kejriwal as IAC rejects 'media trial' October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh on Friday launched a sharp attack on anticorruption crusaderturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal. The former chief minister of Madhya Pradesh wrote a strong worded letter to the India Against Corruption (IAC) member calling him "a self serving ambitious megalomaniac man". Hitting out at the activistturnedpolitician, the...
  • Not shielding anyone, punish us if guilty: Kejriwal October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Dismissing all allegations by former IPS officer YP Singh claming that Arvind Kejriwal was not producing evidence against Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar, the activistturnedpolitician on Friday reiterated that he and India Against Corruption (IAC) were not shielding anyone. Speaking exclusively to CNNIBN, Kejriwal also defended fellow...
  • IAC goes for probe, Congress calls it BJP's Bteam October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Anticorruption crusaderturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal has promised action over the allegations against key members of India Against Corruption (IAC). The group has assured that an internal investigation will be started into allegations against activists Anjali Damania, Prashant Bhushan and Mayank Gandhi. Gandhi and Damania also addressed a press conference...
  • We are ready to answer all questions: IAC members October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption (IAC) members Mayank Gandhi and Anjali Damania on Friday said that they were ready for an investigation against them into the allegations they are facing. Addressing a press conference, Gandhi and Damania welcomed the internal probe of the IAC against them and assured that they...
  • Wrong to say IAC hid facts against Pawar: Kejriwal October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said that it was wrong to say that IAC hid evidence against Agriculture Minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar. "We are very selective because we are very responsible," Kejriwal said. He also said that he cannot expose a minister till he...
  • IAC to probe allegations against Damania, Bhushan October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Stung by allegations against his associates, India Against corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal has indicated that he will take action. The IAC has said that it will start an internal probe into allegations against Anjali Damania, Prashant Bhushan and Mayank Gandhi. IAC said the allegations will be probed by...
  • Damania targeted Gadkari due to her own land issues: BJP October 18, 2012

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has hit back at India Against Corruption member Anjali Damania, releasing a letter written by the activist to the Maharashtra irrigation department. In the June 2011 letter released by BJP, Damania says that the location of a proposed dam coming up in KondhaneKarjat...
  • Won't apologise to Nitin Gadkari: Anjali Damania September 28, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption (IAC) member Anjali Damania, who on Thursday claimed that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari had refused to help her when she approached him in connection with the Maharashtra irrigation scam involving top Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leaders, has refused to apologise to the...
  • Nitin Gadkari slaps legal notice on RTI activist September 27, 2012

    Mumbai/Surajkund: An RTI activist has alleged that Nitin Gadkari did not want her to pursue the irrigation scam in Maharashtra, a charged dismissed as baseless on Thursday by the Bharatiya Jnaata Party (BJP) president who slapped a legal notice accusing her of defaming him. RTI whistleblower Anjali Damania claimed that when...
  • Irrigation scam: Gadkari refused help, says IAC activist September 27, 2012

    India Against Corruption (IAC) member Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday attacked Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari over claims by his fellow activists that the Opposition leader and a party MP, Ajay Sancheti, were involved in the Maharashtra irrigation scam that involves key Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leaders like Ajit...