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  • Sonia Gandhi approves five election committees for Delhi 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday approved the composition of five election committees for the upcoming assembly polls in Delhi, a party statement said. The 'pradesh election committee' will be headed by state Congress chief Arvinder Singh Lovely and will have 23 members in addition to the heads of...
  • Major setback for AAP in Delhi as MS Dhir joins BJP 6 days ago

    New Delhi: In a major setback or the Aam Aadmi Party ahead of Assembly elections in Delhi, MS Dhir, who was the Speaker of the last Delhi Assembly, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday. The former AAP MLA was denied a ticket this time. "I was unhappy with AAP as...
  • AAP's Arvind Kejriwal woos youth, promises 8 lakh jobs, WiFi across Delhi November 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party Chief Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday launched the party's Delhi Dialogue campaign and wooed the national capital's youth by promising 800,000 jobs, vocational training, stadia, new colleges and Wi-Fi across the city. Delhi is headed for elections after the assembly was dissolved in November. The polls are...
  • Harsh Vardhan shunted to a low profile ministry, may not be BJP CM candidate for Delhi elections November 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan, who was shifted from the heavyweight Health and Family Welfare Ministry to the low key Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Ministry in the Council of Ministers expansion undertaken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday, is unlikely to be projected as...
  • Delhi polls: AAP to release 1st list of candidates this week November 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Aiming to recapture power in the capital, the Aam Aadmi Party has finalized a list of 30 candidates, which includes former ministers as well as party chief Arvind Kejriwal, for Delhi assembly polls and it will be released this week. Sources said party has decided not to give...
  • TWTW: 'Ab ki Baar, AAP ki sarkar'; Cyrus Broacha takes a dig at political parties preparing for Delhi polls November 9, 2014

    Watch Cyrus Broacha's hilarious take on the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections, that dates for which are yet to be announced. All political parties are gearing up for the polls which is likely to held early next year. ...
  • Watch: The Week That Wasn't with Cyrus Broacha November 9, 2014

    Watch this week's news spoofs with Cyrus Broacha in this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't'. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: Clean India 'farce' November 6, 2014

    The Clean Up India campaign was organised near the India Islamic Center in New Delhi where the organisers actually dumped a lot of garbage on a clean road which was later cleaned up once again by Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay and former AAP leader Shazia Ilmi. ...
  • Delhi BJP unit Clean India campaign 'a farce', organisers dump garbage before event November 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is facing a big embarrassment following revelations that the Sunday evening Clean Up India event was a farce. The Clean Up India campaign was organised near the India Islamic Center in New Delhi where the organisers actually dumped a lot of garbage on a...
  • Will focus on Delhi in next 5-10 years: Arvind Kejriwal November 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Bracing for the polls, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said he will focus on Delhi for the next five to 10 years and any decision on fighting elections in other states will be taken only after people's mandate in the capital. The civil servant-turned politician, who...
  • Delhi polls: Arvind Kejriwal indicates he will be AAP's CM candidate November 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Gearing up for the assembly polls in a bid to recapture power, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal has said he will be the party's "face" for the election campaign and indicated that he will be the chief ministerial nominee. 46-year-old Kejriwal, who led AAP to a stunning debut...
  • Battle for Delhi: Did the Centre delay the decision on Assembly polls? November 4, 2014

    The poll bugle has been sounded in Delhi which has been without an elected government for eight months. The Union cabinet on Tuesday recommended the dissolution of the Delhi assembly and all parties have geared up for fresh elections in the national capital. ...
  • Parties gear up for Delhi elections; no CM candidate for BJP, Congress, AAP to project Arvind Kejriwal November 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The poll bugle has been sounded in Delhi which has been without an elected government for eight months. The Union cabinet on Tuesday recommended the dissolution of the Delhi assembly and all parties have geared up for fresh elections in the national capital. The Bharatiya Janata Party held a...
  • BJP, Congress have exploited people of Delhi: Kejriwal November 4, 2014

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal who led a 49-day government in Delhi said that both BJP and Congress have exploited the people of Delhi for years. ...
  • If people vote on the basis of Modi wave, then god save India: Arvinder Singh Lovely November 4, 2014

    New Delhi: As Delhi heads towards fresh elections after all the three major parties - Bharatiya Janata Party, Aam Aadmi Party and Congress - claimed that they do not have the numbers to form the government, Congress MLA Arvinder Singh Lovely said that his party had been demanding repolls for...
  • Delhi to have fresh elections as BJP, AAP, Congress say they are ready to face the voters November 3, 2014

    New Delhi: After the three major parties of Delhi - BJP, AAP and Congress - expressed their unwillingness to form government and ready to seek fresh mandate, the national capital is headed for Assembly elections to end the eight-month-long political uncertainty. Indications are that Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, who met leaders...
  • AAP favours fresh polls in Delhi; BJP, Congress share the same stand November 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party leaders on Monday evening met Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung to discuess the possibilities of government formation in Delhi. Following the stand of BJP and Congress, AAP also favoured fresh polls in the national capital. Earlier on Monday Congress who is looking forward to improve its fortune...
  • Congress wants repoll, dissolution of Delhi Assembly: Arvinder Singh Lovely November 3, 2014

    Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee chief Arvinder Singh Lovely said that the CLP leaders Haroon Yusuf and others will meet Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung at 3 PM and make the party stand clear. Jung had called Congress to discuss on the government formation in the national capital. Lovely said, "Our stand...
  • Second transfer for Arvind Mayaram in a fortnight, now goes to Minority Affairs October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Thursday transferred Arvind Mayaram again. In the second transfer to Mayaram in a fortnight, he is now made Secretary of Minority Affairs. The Appointments Committee of Cabinet (ACC) has approved cancellation of order of appointment of Mayaram, a 1978 batch IAS officer of Rajasthan...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 28, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • L-G should dissolve Delhi assembly, conduct fresh polls: Kejriwal October 28, 2014

    The Delhi assembly is under suspended animation since last February. The matter is before the Supreme Court and the Aam Aadmi Party, which ruled Delhi for just 49 days, wants fresh elections and dismissal of the current assembly. The BJP is dillydallying. ...
  • Congress demands fresh elections in Delhi October 28, 2014

    Congress leader Arvinder Singh Lovely clarified that the party will not support any party in Delhi. Lovely said, "We want fresh elections for Delhi and there should be a majority government that will work for its development. Congress has always maintained that it will not support any party in Delhi....
  • Bottlenecks need to be cleared to woo private investments: Arvind Subramanian October 24, 2014

    Washington: Acknowledging that private investment is stifled in India due to "lots of regulations" and also scarcity of coal and electricity, new Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian has said that removing these bottlenecks will be key to kick start growth in the country. "The Indian economy needs a couple of...
  • Arvind Subramanian is a creative thinker: US think tank October 16, 2014

    Washington: Arvind Subramanian, appointed as India's Chief Economic Adviser, is more than just a mainstream macro-economist and is a creative thinker, the head of a top American think tank on economic issues said on Thursday. "Arvind is much more than your mainstream macro-economist. He is an immensely knowledgeable and creative...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 16, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle October 16, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Another Northeast student beaten in Gurgaon, second attack in two days October 16, 2014

    Even as the police ruled out a racist attack angle in the attack on two Northeast Indians in Gurgaon, one of the victims had alleged that the people who attacked them said that all Northeast Indians must leave the city. "They told us that all that people from Northeast India...
  • Delhi Congress requests arrangements for Chhath Puja October 16, 2014

    New Delhi: In view of Chhath Puja festival, Delhi Congress on Thursday urged Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to ensure adequate arrangements at Yamuna River's ghats in the national capital. In a letter to Jung, DPCC chief Arvinder Singh Lovely said that taking into consideration the interest of lakhs of Poorvanchalis...
  • US-based economist Arvind Subramanian appointed next Chief Economic Advisor October 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The US-based economist Arvind Subramanian has been appointed as India's chief economic adviser. An official order has been issued by the Centre in this regard. Subramanian, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, was informally recommended to the post by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and later...
  • Modi government replaces Arvind Mayaram with Rajiv Mehrishi as Economic Affairs Secretary October 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Thursday replaced Arvind Mayaram as Economic Affairs Secretary with Rajiv Mehrishi. In orders issued on Wednesday, Mayaram, a 1978-batch IAS officer belonging to Rajasthan cadre, was made the Tourism Secretary in place of Parvez Dewan on his retirement at month end. In his place,...