ARVIND KEJRIWAL

  • Is Aam Adami Party becoming an Arvind party? 54 minutes ago

    It's a full blown civil war in the Aam Aadmi Party. After AAP senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan lashed out at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday, party leaders Sanjay Singh, Ashutosh and Ashish Khetan came out in his (Kejriwal's)support. They hit back at the Yadav-Bhushan duo...
  • AAP splits wide open: Prashant Bhushan says fate of alternative politics important 1 hour 7 minutes ago

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN AAP leader Prashant Bhushan said, "My fate is not important, it is the fate of the party and the fate of alternative politics, which this party symbolises, is important." ...
  • Rift within AAP widens, Kejriwal supporters slam Yadav and Bhushan for calling him a dictator 2 hours 40 minutes ago

    New Delhi: It's a full blown civil war in the Aam Aadmi Party. After AAP senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan lashed out at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday, party leaders Sanjay Singh, Ashutosh and Ashish Khetan came out in his (Kejriwal's)support. They hit back at the...
  • Yadav denies allegations of making calls to volunteers demanding Kejriwal's removal, backs it with proof 8 hours 20 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The crisis in the Aam Aami Party has escalated to a point of no-return and the group could be just a few steps away from a split. AAP leader Yogendra Yadav denied the allegation of calling up volunteers demanding the removal of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal as...
  • Yogendra Yadav: Once Kejriwal's closest comrade-in-arms stares at an uncertain future 8 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: When renowned psephologist and political scientist Professor Yogendra Yadav decided to join Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), both his admirers and friends were shocked. Nobody thought or expected that soft spoken, very affable scholar Yogendra Yadav would actually join active politics. Some of his friends advised him not to...
  • There is no democracy in AAP, says Prashant Bhushan; calls Kejriwal a dictator 9 hours 22 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party leader Prashant Bhushan on Friday accused Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of behaving like a dictator. He said there is no democracy in the party and Kejriwal does not like people who could question him. "Kejriwal has several weaknesses, he is a dictator. There is no...
  • Bhushan, Yadav bare their heart out on rift within AAP, say lies being spread about them 9 hours 36 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Baring their heart out, Aam Aadmi Party leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav on Friday hit out hard at the party's national convenor Arvind Kejriwal and lamented over the lack of democracy within the party. Raising explosive questions, Yadav said that they merely demanded a few things...
  • AAP sends mass SMS, allege Yadav, Bhushan demanding Kejriwal's removal as party convenor 13 hours 34 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The rift within the Aam Aadmi Party is wide open with mass SMS being sent to party volunteers claiming that party leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav are demanding the removal of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal as party national convenor. In an open letter to Kejriwal, the duo...
  • AAP's Yogendra Yadav releases 'conditional' resignation letter 13 hours 40 minutes ago

    New Delhi: AAP leader Yogendra Yadav on Friday made public a "note", jointly written with Prashant Bhushan, which he had sent to the party on March 17 claiming that they had proposed their resignation from all party posts conditional to acceptance of their demands. Countering the claim made by Arvind Kejriwal...
  • Nitish Kumar to meet Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal today 15 hours 22 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Amidst all the drama in the Aam Aadmi Party, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will meet Arvind Kejriwal on Friday in the national capital. This meet comes a day after Nitish Kumar had his first official meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss financial and development related...
  • No decision on resignation of Yadav, Bhushan from AAP's national executive taken: Sources Yesterday

    New Delhi: Less than two months after it stormed to power in Delhi, the AAP appeared set for a split with the party saying on Thursday that senior leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav had quit its national executive and the two men vehemently denying this. Making the announcement two days...
  • Will not meddle with education system: Arvind Kejriwal Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said his government will not meddle with the education system and focus on providing resources to educational institutions. Kejriwal said education is the "topmost priority" of the AAP government and it would extend all possible assistance to the educational institutions in their...
  • AAP warring factions fail to make any headway in talks Yesterday

    New Delhi: Reconciliation talks between the two warring factions in AAP, appeared to have been collapsed on Wednesday with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal insisting on Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan quitting the National Executive, ahead of the crucial National Council meeting on March 28. Sources said Yadav and Bhushan made it...
  • Delhi: AAP internal Lokpal Admiral Ramdas meets Arvind Kejriwal 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Amid hectic parleys ahead of the party's crucial National Council meeting, AAP's internal Lokpal Admiral Ramdas on Wednesday held talks with party convenor and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal to iron out differences between the two warring factions. Ramdas, a former navy chief, is expected to seek a reconciliatory...
  • Delhi CM Kejriwal to hold public hearing at new civil lines residence 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will be holding his public hearings at his official civil lines residence from next week, his aides said on Wednesday. Kejriwal, who has been holding such interactions with the public on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday each week since February 18 at his Kaushambi residence,...
  • Talks between warring AAP camps on the verge of collapse 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Less than a week before its crucial National Council meeting, the ongoing negotiations between the two warring camps within AAP are on the verge of collapse as neither side is willing to budge on critical issues. If the parleys fail, party sources said, the National Council meeting scheduled...
  • Delhi: Taxi operators exempted from installing GPS till May 31 4 days ago

    New Delhi: In a relief to city's taxi operators, Delhi government on Monday exempted them from installing Global Positioning System (GPS) in their vehicles till May 31, even as unions threatened to go on strike seeking permanent solution on the issue. The Arvind Kejriwal-led government also exempted public service vehicles including...
  • Two-day Delhi Assembly from Tuesday 4 days ago

    New Delhi: A two-day Delhi Assembly session will be convened on Tuesday for tabling the vote on account for the first three months of the next financial year even as the "full budget" will be presented in the month of June. According to a government official, funds for power and water...
  • TWTW: Kejriwal takes naturopathy treatment in Bengaluru 4 days ago

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was in Bengaluru to take naturopathy treatment for 10 days to bring down his high sugar level and chronic cough. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia meet the Dalai Lama 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia on Sunday met Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama in Delhi and said it was a "dream come true and a blessing". Kejriwal and Sisodia called on the Dalai Lama in Delhi and their meeting went on for 30...
  • Amid rift in party, donations to AAP drop sharply 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The donations to Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) have fallen steeply. According the statistics available on the party's web site, it received Rs.187,68,57 in the last fortnight. While it got the maximum of Rs.130,38,62 on March 11, it seems to have got no money on 10 of...
  • Watch: 'The Week That Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha 5 days ago

    In this show of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha talks about World Cup 2015, Arvind Kejriwal returns from therapy, Rahul Gandhi still missing and Apple announces their new revolutionary watch. ...
  • Nitin Gadkari appears in court in defamation case against Arvind Kejriwal 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday appeared before a Delhi court in connection with a criminal defamation complaint filed by him against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Gadkari, Minister of Road Transport and Highways, was cross-examined for over two-and-a half hours by the counsel for Kejriwal, who has...
  • NDMC areas to get water, power subsidy from today 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The areas under the jurisdiction of New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) will be able to get water and electricity at subsidised rates from Saturday. The resolution for the same was passed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who was sworn-in as NDMC member on Friday. "Kejriwal passed a proposal to...
  • Delhi, Haryana CMs to meet next month to discuss water issues 1 week ago

    New Delhi: In a bid to resolve the existing water issues with neighbouring Haryana, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will travel to Chandigarh and meet his counterpart Manohar lal Khattar in April. "I informed Haryana CM Khattarji that I want to come Chandigarh and would like to have lunch with him....
  • Arvind Kejriwal sworn-in as NDMC member 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and two others on Friday took oath as member of the New Delhi Municipal Council. NDMC chairperson Jalaj Srivastava administered the oath of membership to Kejriwal, who then administered the oath to Delhi Cantonment MLA Surinder Singh and Secretary of Directorate of Education Punya...
  • BJP, Congress accuse AAP of going back on poll promise as water tariff hiked in Delhi 1 week ago

    New Delhi: A month after taking charge of Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) announced a 10 per cent hike in water tariff for households that consume more than 20,000 litres per month facing the ire of the Opposition. The BJP and Congress have accused the Arvind Kejriwal-led party of...
  • Congress, BJP attack AAP over water tariff hike March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: The AAP government's decision to hike water tariff by 10 per cent in Delhi on Thursday came under attack from both BJP and Congress who accused the Arvind Kejriwal-led party of going back on its electoral promises. While BJP state president Satish Upadhyay tersely observed that "conditions" to AAP's...
  • Delhi High Court dismisses plea seeking cancellation of Aam Aadmi Party's registration March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Thursday dismissed a plea seeking directions to the Election Commission of India (ECI) for cancellation of the Aam Aadmi Party's registration for allegedly using forged documents. "(The) petition is dismissed," a bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice R S Endlaw said. The judgement came...
  • Yogendra Yadav, Arvind Kejriwal hold a marathon meeting to discuss AAP expansion March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: In the third attempt in three days to sort out contentious issues between dissident leader Yogendra Yadav and Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), members from both the camps held a marathon meeting in south Delhi on Wednesday. The meeting, which started on Wednesday evening got extended till...