ARVIND KEJRIWAL

  • Prashant Bhushan to attend AAP national executive meet, says will raise concerns 5 hours 24 minutes ago

    Ahead of Aam Aadmi Party's National Executive meeting on Wednesday, party leader Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday said that he will raise his concerns during the meeting. ...
  • On PM Modi's prescription, Kejriwal to undergo naturopathy treatment in Bengaluru 7 hours 11 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will leave for Bengaluru later this week to undergo naturopathy treatment for 10 days as he continues to suffer from high sugar level and chronic cough. He will leave for Bengaluru on March 5 and undergo naturopathy treatment there for 10 days. Incidentally, Prime Minister...
  • Concerned over lack of democracy in AAP but back Kejriwal as national convener: Yogendra Yadav 7 hours 32 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Staying firm on his stand on his opposition over the functioning of the party, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Yogendra Yadav said that he had merely raised his voice for internal democracy in the party. "I and Prashant Bhushan had raised voice for internal democracy in the party,...
  • Deeply hurt by what's going on in AAP, refuse to be drawn into this ugly battle: Arvind Kejriwal 11 hours 39 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Finally speaking up over the rift going on within the Aam Aadmi Party, Delhi chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted his displeasure over the turn of events. "I am deeply hurt and pained by what is going on in the party. This is betrayal of trust that Delhi posed...
  • Arvind Kejriwal loyalists release audio tape to target Yogendra Yadav for anti-party activities 14 hours 1 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A day before the Aam Aadmi Party's National Executive meeting, the rift within the party is reaching a new high. In yet another attempt to bring down party member Yogendra Yadav, loyalists of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal have released a recorded conversation with a journalist who held...
  • Differences in AAP, attempts being made to remove Arvind Kejriwal, says Sanjay Singh 22 hours 32 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Infighting within the Aam Aadmi Party reached breaking point on Monday when the outfit hinted at action against founding members Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav after they criticised Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and the party's style of functioning. Without naming Bhushan and Yadav, AAP senior leader Sanjay Singh...
  • Had rejected Arvind Kejriwal's resignation, says Yogendra Yadav 22 hours 45 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Amid allegation that some senior leaders were trying to unseat party chief Arvind Kejriwal, Yogendra Yadav on Monday said he along with Prashant Bhushan too had rejected his resignation as party chief. However, he said that the party should not fall prey to personality cult. "We raised our hand. We...
  • Is Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party a one man show? 23 hours 53 minutes ago

    Rift within the Aam Aadmi Party is out in the open with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reportedly in favour of throwing party leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan out of the National Executive. ...
  • Delhi: Manish Sisodia takes stock of price control measures of vegetables Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi government on Monday discussed the measures to keep the prices of essential vegetables, including onion and potatoes, under control during the upcoming summer months. Deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia held a review meeting with Gopal Rai, who holds employment, development, labour, transport and general administration portfolios, and Food...
  • KK Sharma to be the next Chief Secretary of Delhi Yesterday

    New Delhi: Senior IAS officer KK Sharma will be the next Chief Secretary of Delhi, a choice that is also acceptable to the AAP government. Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday approved the appointment of Sharma, currently serving as Chief Secretary of Delhi, to be the Delhi government's top bureaucrat, a...
  • Rift within AAP: Are Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan to be axed? Yesterday

    Rift within the Aam Aadmi Party is out in the open with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reportedly in favour of throwing party leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan out of the National Executive. ...
  • Rift in AAP reaches breaking point; failure of the third alternative? Yesterday

    New Delhi: The expected has happened. The virtual split of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is now in the public domain. Two founding members of the AAP and the top advisors of its chief Arvind Kejriwal have expressed their resentment over what is happening within the party which is still...
  • Rift within AAP, Kejriwal wants Yogendra Yadav, Bhushan out of National Executive: Reports Yesterday

    New Delhi: Rift within the Aam Aadmi Party is out in the open with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reportedly in favour of throwing party leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan out of the National Executive. However, Yadav dismissed reports of a rift in the AAP as baseless conspiracy. "Since the...
  • Yogendra Yadav, Bhushan pitch for 'new blood' in AAP Political Affairs Committee Yesterday

    New Delhi: A strong pitch to reconstitute the party's Political Affairs Committee (PAC) bringing in "new blood" and more "transparency" was made by senior AAP leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav when a three-member panel met the two to defuse the simmering crisis in the party. Bhushan is also said...
  • Prashant Bhushan flays one person-centric campaign, calls for 'swaraj' within AAP Yesterday

    New Delhi: Crisis deepened in Aam Aadmi Party with senior leader Prashant Bhushan accusing the party of running a "one person-centric" campaign revolving around Arvind Kejriwal during the Delhi elections contrary to its principles. Bhushan said the 'one person-centric' campaign was making the party look like other conventional parties and called...
  • AAP rejects Home Ministry's shortlist for Chief Secretary Yesterday

    New Delhi: Hardening its position, the AAP government on Sunday rejected Union Home Ministry's panel of three senior IAS officials to pick one of them as the next Chief Secretary, asking the Centre to respect its choice of RS Negi for the the top post and cooperate with it to...
  • India @ 9 with Anchal Vohra Yesterday

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  • Two camps in AAP leadership: party lokpal; Raises one-man,one post 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Serious differences appeared to have cropped up in AAP, including over Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's role in the party, with the internal Lokpal pointing to two camps emerging within top leadership and asking the party to consider 'one-man, one-post' arrangement. Barely weeks after AAP convenor and Chief Minister Arvind...
  • Home Ministry rejects Kejriwal's choice for Delhi Chief Secretary 2 days ago

    The Home Ministry has rejected Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's choice for Chief Secretary. Kejriwal wanted Arunachal Pradesh Chief Secretary Ramesh Negi, for the post. But the center said no because there are 12 officers ahead of him in seniority. ...
  • Internal Lokpal talks of 'growth of two camps within AAP' 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Amidst rumblings of a crisis within AAP, a letter by its internal Lokpal has pointed to the growth of two camps within the top leadership of the party due to an "abject breakdown in communication and mutual trust" and said it needs to make efforts to address criticisms...
  • Free water for Delhi from Sunday 2 days ago

    From Sunday, Delhi households with water meters will not have to pay if they use 20,000 litres, or less, of water every month. ...
  • At party meet, Arvind Kejriwal wanted to quit as AAP national convener 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal had tendered his resignation as party's national convener in the National Executive meeting held on Thursday, party sources said, a move which was vehemently opposed by members. The sources said Kejriwal was upset after a section of leaders raised the issue of him...
  • SN Sahai appointed interim chief secretary of the Delhi 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Senior IAS officer SN Sahai was appointed as "interim" chief secretary of the Delhi government till a regular appointment is made on Sunday. Sahai, a 1986-batch Union Territory cadre officer, took charge from D M Spolia, who retired today, official sources said. A regular appointment for the top bureaucratic post...
  • Kejriwal visits Delhi Police headquarter, gives suggestions for better policing 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday visited the Delhi Police Headquarters where he reviewed functioning of the force and gave suggestions for improving law and order, especially women's security, in the city. Kejriwal, who spent nearly three hours at the PHQ, was accompanied by Deputy Chief Minister Manish...
  • Home Ministry offers 3 names to Kejriwal for picking new Chief Secretary of Delhi 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry has initiated the process of appointing the next Chief Secretary of Delhi by sending a panel of three senior IAS officers to the city government after finding that the only name given by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was too junior to hold the top position. Official...
  • In 10 days, Kejriwal keeps 2 poll promises, slashes power tariffs, gives free water 4 days ago

    In ten days as Delhi CM, Arvind Kejriwal has kept two of his big poll promises. He has slashed power tariffs and has distributed free water. The price of electricity has also been reduced by half for up to 400 units. With many infrastructural challenges and a subsidy driven policy...
  • AAP national executive meet discusses strategy, expansion plans 4 days ago

    New Delhi: AAP held its first national executive meeting following its landslide victory in the Delhi Assembly polls in which party leaders discussed its future course of action and expansion plans. However, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who is AAP national convener, and his deputy Manish Sisodia did not attend...
  • Delhi CM Kejriwal meets Home Minister Rajnath Singh 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and raised issues relating to the law-and-order situation in the national capital. Sources said Kejriwal also discussed with Singh appointment of a new Chief Secretary for Delhi government as incumbent DM Spolia is set to retire on...
  • Activists gearing up for more protests on Land Acquisition Bill 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Having vociferously protested against the land ordinance for two days, activists are now gearing up for a massive showdown with the government at the district and state levels. "We are beginning a district level movement from next week against the land bill," PV Rajagopal, a Gandhian activist, said on...
  • BJP, Congress accuse AAP government of misleading people 5 days ago

    New Delhi: BJP and Congress on Wednesday accused the Arvind Kejriwal government of misleading people by playing tricks with figures while announcing 50 per cent cut in power tariff and free water scheme. BJP Legislature Party leader in Delhi Assembly, Vijender Gupta termed the announcement by the AAP government on cheap...