Arun Jaitley

  • Show Me The Money: Arun Jaitley's total assets valued at Rs 113 Crore 14-04-2014 05:54 PM

    Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley who is contesting the Lok Sabha election from Amritsar has Rs 1.42 crore cash reserve. He owns 6 vehicles including Mercedes, a BMW, a Porsche worth Rs 3.10 crore. Jaitley has properties in Haryana, Delhi and Gujarat valued at Rs 37.3 crore. ...
  • BJP targets Congress over Sanjaya Baru's book 13-04-2014 09:45 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has got fresh ammunition to target the Congress in the form a book written by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's former advisor Sanjaya Baru's 'The Accidental Prime Minister'. The Opposition continues to use the book to attack the Congress with veteran BJP leader LK Advani saying that...
  • Open Mike: Should elections be fought by candidates from local areas and not outsiders? 10-04-2014 08:02 PM

    In a special series 'Open Mike', CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits the city of Amritsar where Congress candidate and former Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh is contesting against BJP's senior leader Arun Jaitley. She interviews Capt Amarinder Singh and finds out the views of the voters on the...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 07-04-2014 09:10 PM

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  • Who is communalising this election? 02-04-2014 11:03 PM

    A day after Congress President Sonia Gandhi met Jama Masjid Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari, the Bharatiya Janata Party has now approached the Election Commission to take cognisance of Sonia's reported appeal to Muslims that they should not let their votes split in Lok Sabha elections. Editor-in-Chief on IBN18 Network...
  • Azam Khan hits out at Jaitley, Modi over 2002 Gujarat riots 02-04-2014 10:54 AM

    Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan has out at BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and Arun Jaitley over the 2002 Gujarat riots. The SP leader said, "We don't expect Modi or the BJP to apologise for the 2002 riots." ...
  • Judiciary decides whether a person is guilty on not: Jaitley on Sabir 29-03-2014 06:25 PM

    BJP's decision to annul the membership of Sabir Ali does not seem to have gone down well with its senior leader Arun Jaitley. Speaking to reporters on Saturday, Jaitley said, "Whether a person is innocent or guilty should be decided by the judiciary, not the media. But these days there...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 25-03-2014 11:12 PM

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  • News 360: Kejriwal to take on Modi in Varanasi 25-03-2014 08:45 PM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday addressed a rally in Varanasi and said that he will fight Lok Sabha elections against BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. ...
  • A Billion Votes: All the elections buzz from battleground Varanasi 25-03-2014 07:31 PM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday addressed a rally in Varanasi and said that he will fight Lok Sabha elections against BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. ...
  • Ready for contest with Jaitley in Amritsar: Captain Amarinder Singh 22-03-2014 11:54 AM

    Congress candidate from Amritsar, Captain Amarinder Singh says he is up for a contest with senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley who is also contesting the Lok Sabha polls from the same constituency. ...
  • Amarinder Singh to contest LS polls against Jaitley 21-03-2014 08:35 PM

    The Congress has fielded former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh against senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley from Amritsar constituency in the upcoming general elections. ...
  • Jaitley backs Modi, says people fight from 2 seats to strengthen party 21-03-2014 03:51 PM

    BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi will be contesting polls from two seats, from Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh and a seat in Gujarat. ...
  • Lok Sabha polls: Cong headed for worst ever performance, says Jaitley 18-03-2014 06:39 PM

    Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley on Tuesday slammed the UPA government saying that the 2014 Lok Sabha elections would see the worst ever performance by the Congress-led alliance. ...
  • Infighting in BJP over B Sriramulu's re-induction 15-03-2014 11:21 PM

    With Arun Jaitley launching a veiled attack on party colleague Sushma Swaraj in his latest blog, it is now clear that the re-induction of B Sriramulu has caused a difference of opinion amongst the two senior leaders. ...
  • BJP, Congress engage in war of words over anti-corruption Bills 22-02-2014 10:30 PM

    Questioning Rahul Gandhi's stand on corruption, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley said that the Congress Vice President never commented on scams which shook the conscience of India. He was hitting out at Rahul's remark that the Opposition does not want to pass anti-corruption Bills. ...
  • We had the worst possible government: Arun Jaitley 21-02-2014 09:34 PM

    BJP leader Arun Jaitley took a dig at the Union government saying the legislations passed by it were pending from several years. "We had the worst possible government and not the worst possible Lok Sabha," he said. ...
  • Budget 2014: What is the state of the economy the UPA leaves behind? 17-02-2014 09:17 PM

    In an election year, Finance Minister P Chidambaram presented an Interim Budget shorn of rhetoric and stuck to highlighting the Congress-led UPA Government's achievements of the last 10 years. CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar debates this budget with Union Minister Kapil Sibal, BJP leader Arun Jaitley and CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury. ...
  • Ishrat Jahan Case: CBI is under political pressure, says Arun Jaitley 08-02-2014 04:53 PM

    In what could bring respite to the Congress, CBI director Ranjit Sinha on Saturday denied that he was pressured by the UPA government to prosecute BJP leader Amit Shah in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. Leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley said that all CBI cases...
  • AAP, BJP workers' face-off at Arun Jaitley's residence 04-02-2014 12:46 PM

    Dramatic scenes were seen outside Arun Jaitley's residence on Tuesday morning as Bharatiya Janata Party and Aam Aadmi Party workers protested against each other. The AAP demanded an apology from Jaitley accusing the BJP of trying to bribe its MLAs to topple the Delhi government. ...
  • 'Congress governments have pioneered economic reforms in the country' 26-01-2014 09:28 PM

    Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajeev Shukla asserted that economic reforms have only been implemented under Congress governments. He said that under Manmohan Singh's leadership, the government delivered a growth rate of over 9 per cent. Shukla also claimed that the fact was even admitted by leader of Opposition...
  • AAP is being anti-national, says Arun Jaitley 21-01-2014 06:58 PM

    BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said, "It is the matter of great regret that a young political party is trying to disturb the Republic Day celebrations. It is a national event, if it is not conducted, that is not acceptable at all". ...
  • Rahul Gandhi has future only in Congress: BJP 15-01-2014 09:10 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley took a jibe at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi saying that if the latter was a member of any other political party he would still not have been given his first assignment. "Only in a personality driven party like the Congress Rahul could be...
  • Government should come clean on UK's help during Operation Bluestar: Arun Jaitley 14-01-2014 06:50 PM

    A Sikh member of the House of Lords in London has claimed that recently released top secret documents suggest former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's government helped Indira Gandhi plan the storming of the Golden Temple in 1984. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 30-12-2013 11:19 PM

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  • News 360: AAP will deliver 670 litres water free from Jan 1, 2014 30-12-2013 08:52 PM

    Keeping up its pre-poll promise, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government on Monday announced that 20,000 litres of free water will be supplied per month to all the domestic consumers with functional meter from January 1, 2014. Delhi Jal Board CEO Vijay Kumar said that 20,000 litre of water will...
  • PMs not judged by years spent in office but by decisions taken: BJP 22-12-2013 10:14 AM

    Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that India cannot afford a non-politician as a Prime Minister and the world's largest democracy can't be run on the pattern of corporates. He said Prime Ministers are never judged by the number of years they remain in office,...
  • BJP accuses Chacko of changing contents of dissent note on 2G report 10-12-2013 04:46 PM

    Parliament was adjourned on the day four of winter session as the Bharatiya Janata Party objected to the Joint Parliamentary Committee report on 2G being tabled. The Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman declined the BJP's demand to allow discussion on the report. BJP leader Arun Jaitley accused the JPC chairman of...
  • The Last Word: What is the best way to inquire into snooping allegations? 27-11-2013 09:37 PM

    Gujarat government has constituted an inquiry commission into the alleged snooping scandal, in which the panel is asked to find out if there was any conspiracy in releasing the tapes after four years. The tapes show purported conversations between Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's key aide Amit Shah giving orders...
  • News 360: Sensex at lifetime high, closes at 21,294 on Friday 01-11-2013 09:23 PM

    Ahead of the auspicious occasion of Diwali, Sensex hit a life time high of 21,294 during the day trade on Friday, the peak came after 5 years and 10 months. It closed at 21,196, the highest closing ever. Nifty closed at 6,307 points, closed above 6,300 points for the first...