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  • Watch: Politics on presidential form of open debates January 20, 2015

    Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday challenged Kiran Bedi for an open debate. Bedi, in turn, accepted his challenge but added that will only debate on the floor of the House. ...
  • Kejriwal dares Bedi: Is India ready for a presidential style debate? January 20, 2015

    Soon after the Bharatiya Janata Party declared former IPS officer Kiran Bedi as its chief ministerial candidate, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday challenged her for an open debate. ...
  • Kejriwal repeats 'bribe' remark despite EC notice, asks voters to accept money from BJP, Congress January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Despite being issued notice by the Election Commission, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday repeated the controversial remarks about bribes. At a rally in Krishnanagar, Kejriwal said he stood by his remarks in which he had asked the voters to accept money from the BJP and...
  • Arvind Kejriwal vs Kiran Bedi: Is it time for a presidential style debate in India? January 20, 2015

    Soon after the Bharatiya Janata Party declared former IPS officer Kiran Bedi as its chief ministerial candidate, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday challenged her for an open debate. CNN-IBN asks whether it is the time for a presidential style debate in India. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal vs Kiran Bedi: Should CM faces debate? January 20, 2015

    Soon after the Bharatiya Janata Party declared former IPS officer Kiran Bedi as its chief ministerial candidate, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday challenged her for an open debate. ...
  • EC issues notice to Arvind Kejriwal for instigating public to take bribes from BJP, Congress January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Election Commission on Tuesday issued notice to AAP Chief Arvind Kejriwal for instigating public to take bribes from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress. The notice was sent on a complaint from Congress Legal Department Secretary KC Mittal alleging deliberately and intentionally instigaing the public during a public...
  • Delhi elections: Congress fields Surendra Kumar from Arvinder Singh Lovely's Gandhi Nagar seat January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Surender Prakash Sharma, a close associate of Delhi Congress Chief Arvinder Singh Lovely, was on Tuesday made the party candidate for Gandhi Nagar Assembly constituency. The decision, which was announced by senior Congress leader and in-charge of party affairs in Delhi PC Chacko, has come two days after...
  • Supporter of Arvinder Singh Lovely climbs transmission tower in Delhi January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: A supporter of Delhi Congress chief Arvinder Singh Lovely on Tuesday has climbed a transmission tower and threatened not to come down until Lovely agrees to contest in polls. Lovely will not contest the upcoming Assembly elections in the capital from Gandhi Nagar, even though his name was...
  • Kejriwal to file his nomination for Delhi Assembly polls on Wednesday January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, who was due to file his nomination papers for the Delhi Assembly polls, will now be submitting the papers on Wednesday. Apparently, the AAP chief could not file his nomination as he got delayed due to his roadshow in the national capital. However,...
  • Maken accepts Kejriwal's challenge for 'structured debate' ahead of Delhi polls January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: After Bharatiya Janata Party's Kiran bedi, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday challenged Congress leader Ajay Maken for an open debate. Accepted the invite, Maken said he was ready for a "structured debate" with leaders of rival political parties ahead of the Delhi Assembly polls. Responding...
  • Kiran Bedi as BJP's Delhi CM; recognizing the compulsion of political circumstances January 20, 2015

    Bengaluru: The decision of BJP to nominate Kiran Bedi as its Chief Ministerial candidate for the Delhi polls is an eye catching departure from a trend that was seen with the BJP in the last eight months. It also categorically symbolizes the acceptance of the keen contest likely to witness...
  • Before filing nomination for Delhi polls, Kejriwal holds roadshow till Jantar Mantar January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: In a show of strength, Aam Aadmi party Arvind Kejriwal is holding a seven kilometer roadshow which till Jantar Mantar before he heads to file his nomination papers at Jamnagar house in Delhi. Kejriwal will be submitting his papers for the New Delhi constituency for the assembly elections....
  • Kiran Bedi accepts Arvind Kejriwal's challenge but says debate on the floor of Delhi Assembly January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Soon after the Bharatiya Janata Party declared former IPS officer Kiran Bedi as its chief ministerial candidate, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday challenged her for an open debate. "Congrats 4 being nominated as BJP's CM candidate. I invite u 4 a public debate moderated by...
  • BJP's Nupur Sharma to take on AAP's Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi polls January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Ending speculations of who will take on Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal in New Delhi seat, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday fielded a young party member Nupur Sharma to contest from the seat. A former member of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha, Nupur said that she...
  • Can Kiran Bedi match Kejriwal's firepower? January 19, 2015

    Amidst voices of dissent over former IPS officer Kiran Bedi being named as the party's chief ministerial candidate for Delhi Assembly elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party's Central Election Committee is meeting in Delhi headquarters on Monday. ...
  • Congress releases book on Arvind Kejriwal's U-turns during his 49-day tenure as Delhi CM January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Raising the political pitch ahead of Delhi Assembly elections, the Congress on Monday released a booklet highlighting U-turns taken by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal during his 49-day tenure as Delhi chief minister. The booklet cites 16 promises which were left unfulfilled by the former Delhi CM....
  • Congress files complaint to EC against Arvind Kejriwal, says his remarks an insult to the people of Delhi January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Ahead of Delhi Assembly elections, Congress on Monday approached the Election Commission of India against Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal. Kejriwal on Sunday stirred a controversy by asking voters to take money from both the Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party but vote for AAP in the Delhi...
  • Delhi elections: Ashutosh heckled by former AAP MLA Rajesh Garg January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Ahead of Delhi Assembly elections, the infighting within Aam Aadmi Party ranks came to the fore as party leader Ashutosh was heckeled on Monday morning by former party MLA Rajesh Garg and his supporters. Ashutosh was addressing a gathering in Rohini area of New Delhi. Earlier last week, an unidentified...
  • BJP using Kiran Bedi as scapegoat, tides turned in AAP's favour: Kejriwal January 19, 2015

    The Battle for Delhi intensifies as Aam Admi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday alleged that Kiran Bedi is being made a scapegoat by the BJP. He also alleged that the BJP are afraid of losing the Delhi elections. ...
  • Congress requested Arvinder Singh Lovely to withdraw from the contest: PC Chacko January 18, 2015

    "The reorganization of the party could not be completed. So organization of the election is to be taken up. So party has requested Arvinder Singh Lovely to withdraw from the contest and look after the organzation of elections in Delhi," said P C Chacko. ...
  • DPCC chief Arvinder Singh Lovely not to contest Delhi polls January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee chief Arvinder Singh Lovely will not contest Delhi Assembly elections. Sources said the party wants Lovely to campaign in entire city for which he had to forgo his seat. Lovely was one of the eight Congress leaders who won in 2013 Delhi polls. The Gandhi...
  • DPCC Chief Arvinder Singh Lovely decides not to contest Delhi Assembly elections January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: In a major setback to the party, Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee Chief (DPCC) Arvinder Singh Lovely has decided not to contest 2015 Assembly elections. Lovely's decision comes after Ajay Maken was appointed the head of the Campaign Committee for Delhi Assembly elections. Congress said that his replacement will be...
  • After Kiran Bedi and Shazia Ilmi, former AAP MLA Vinod Kumar Binny joins BJP January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Former Aam Aadmi Party MLA Vinod Kumar Binny on Sunday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). A former MLA from Laxmi Nagar, Binny had quit Aam Aadmi Party last year. Binny is the third former associate of Arvind Kejriwal who joined BJP. On Friday, after Kiran Bedi, former AAP...
  • Confident of getting majority in Delhi polls, says Kejriwal January 18, 2015

    Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal said he was ready to take on BJP's Kiran Bedi if she is pitched as a chief ministerial candidate and was sure of getting a majority in the polls. Kejriwal said, "We left public last time, we won't this time. It's not me but...
  • Kejriwal stirs controversy, asks voters to take money from Congress, BJP and vote for AAP in Delhi polls January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday stirred a controversy by asking voters to take money from both the Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party but vote for AAP in the Delhi Assembly elections. While addressing people in Uttam Nagar constituency, Kejriwal said, "I appeal to the people of...
  • Auto drivers back Arvind Kejriwal, want to give him second chance, Congress to lose much January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: The 49-day stint of former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal did leave a mark on the common man with the auto driver community still vouching its support for the Aam Aadmi Party. For some he brought down the corruption while for others he brought solace by reducing water and...
  • BJP inducted Kiran Bedi to save PM Modi's face, says Kejriwal January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party intensified its attack on Bharatiya Janata Party over the induction of Kiran Bedi into the party, saying it was done to save Prime Minister Narendra Modi's face in case of a defeat of the saffron party which was a "sinking ship". AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal...
  • Kiran Bedi refutes Congress charges of using Anna Hazare to fulfil ambitions January 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Kiran Bedi, who recently joined BJP, on Saturday rebutted Congress's allegations that she used Anna Hazare to fulfil her political ambitions, and said being with the anti-corruption crusader was the "right thing to do" at that time. "That is not my habit. My nature is to never use anybody...
  • Arvind Kejriwal slapped with show cause notice by EC on BJP complaint January 17, 2015

    New Delhi: The Election Commission on Saturday issued a showcause notice to Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal for "prima facie" violating the Model Code of Conduct with his remarks alleging that BJP is trying to incite communal violence in the capital city. The EC gave the former Delhi Chief Minister...
  • 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. ...