ASSEMBLY ELECTION

  • PM Modi has not been able to make Kiran Bedi popular: Yogendra Yadav 34 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Modi so far has been unable to sell Kiran Bedi as a CM candidate to the voters of Delhi, says Aam Aadmi Party leader Yogendra Yadav in an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN. He claims the people of Delhi have forgiven Arvind Kejriwal for quitting just 49 days in...
  • Delhi's Tughlaqabad a picture of neglect, garbage-filled lanes, non-existent road surround BJP MP Ramesh Bidhuri's house 2 hours 17 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In Tughlaqabad Assembly constituency which comes in the South Delhi Lok Sabha seat represented by Bharatiya Janata Party MP Ramesh Bidhuri, the residents are still waiting for basic amenities like drinking water and proper roads. Prime Minister Narendra Modi "Swachch Bharat" has lost its meaning in the area...
  • Amit Shah attacks AAP, says a 'government of dharnas' will stall Delhi's development 2 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Hitting out at Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party, BJP Chief Amit Shah on Saturday asked people of Delhi not to choose a "government of dharnas" else the Centre would not be able to develop the national capital. Shah said the whole city will be developed on the pattern...
  • Delhi elections: Kiran Bedi says will never complaint about insufficient police force 3 hours 14 minutes ago

    During a rally ahead of Delhi Assembly elections, BJP chief ministerial candidate on Saturday said, "I will never say we don't have police forces. Don't complain Delhi Police is under state government. We will make them work." ...
  • Delhi elections: Will slash electricity tariff by 50 per cent, says Arvind Kejriwal 3 hours 21 minutes ago

    The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday released its manifesto, outlining its goals and mission for Delhi, ahead of the February 7 polls in Delhi. Party chief Arvind Kejriwal said, "We will cut electricity tariff by 50 per cent." ...
  • Delhi elections: Congress and AAP in a neck-and-neck fight in Okhla, BJP faces rebellion 3 hours 47 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Okhla in Southeast Delhi is a Muslim dominated seat and a Congress bastion. Even in the 2013 Delhi Assembly elections when a huge anti-Congress wave was sweeping the national capital, its candidate Asif Mohammad Khan won the seat by a huge margin of over 25,000 votes. But with Congress...
  • Delhi elections: Congress, BJP and AAP in a tough contest in Vikaspuri 6 hours 24 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A triangular contest is being witnessed in Vikaspuri constituency of West Delhi where all three main rivals - Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party and Aam Aadmi Party - are fighting hard to win the seat. The constituency will be voting for the third time as it was formed after...
  • Delhi elections: BJP could have asked the 5 questions at public forum, says AAP 6 hours 27 minutes ago

    New Delhi: AAP on Saturday said the party would not respond to BJP's five questions as it had already challenged the saffron party's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi for an open debate, which she "ran away from". "Why should we indulge in a debate? We had thrown open a challenge...
  • BJP asks five new questions from AAP, describes Kejriwal and his actions as 'golmaal' 6 hours 33 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Bhartiya Janata Party on Saturday asked the third set of questions from Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief and former chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on the Delhi Assembly elections. Union Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman slammed AAP leaders and pointed out that although the party's manifesto mentions the issue of women...
  • Narendra Modi leads BJP campaign, hits out at AAP, says Arvind Kejriwal back stabbed Delhi 6 hours 46 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Urging the people of Delhi to vote for a BJP government as it can work in tandem with the Centre, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday while addressing an election rally at CBD Ground near Karkardooma in East Delhi accused the Aam Aadmi Party of back stabbing the...
  • Delhi elections: How to ensure there are no discrepancies in EVMs, AAP asks EC 6 hours 48 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Voicing apprehension about discrepancies in Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday approached the Election Commission seeking to know what should the voters do in such a scenario. Party leaders Arvind Kejriwal and Ashutosh met Election Commission officials to know what is the procedure if...
  • Live: PM Modi attacks AAP says they back stabbed Delhi 8 hours 8 minutes ago

    Prime Minister is addressing an election rally for the upcoming Delhi assembly elections that is scheduled on February 7. PM Modi is scheduled to hold four rallies in coming week in different parts of the national capital. ...
  • Delhi polls: Centre and state go hand in hand, says Rahul Ram Indian Ocean bassist 8 hours 47 minutes ago

    Indian Ocean bassist Rahul Ram said that the people of Delhi should choose a chief minister of their choice in the upcoming Delhi polls. He stressed on the need for the Centre and state to work together to bring about development. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal, get some stability: Nupur Sharma 10 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal's challenger in the New Delhi constituency Nupur Sharma may be a first time contestant but the London School of Economics post-graduate says she is confident of pulling off a surprise and defeat the AAP chief in the prestigious seat. Calling the contest with Kejriwal a "fight of...
  • BJP files complaint against AAP leader Kumar Vishwas for his sexist remarks on Kiran Bedi 11 hours 29 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party has lodged a police complaint over an allegedly sexist remark made by Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas against Kiran Bedi. The party will also be filing a complaint with the Election Commission. The offensive remark was made by AAP leader Kumar Vishwas at...
  • AAP manifesto woos Delhi with focus on women's safety, development, water, power supply 12 hours 54 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday released its manifesto, outlining its goals and mission for Delhi, ahead of the February 7 polls in Delhi. In a press conference held at the Constitutional Club at New Delhi, Yogendra Yadav walked the media through the details of the manifesto. The...
  • Delhi elections: Trilokpuri split down the middle between AAP and BJP, BSP the surprise package 13 hours 0 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Trilokpuri constituency in East Delhi is almost split down the middle between the Bharatiya Janata Party and Aam Aadmi Party even as Congress and Bahujan Samaj Party are also trying their lucks. While AAP leader and former chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has a lot of goodwill in the...
  • PM Modi to address rally in poll-bound Delhi today 17 hours 2 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Sensing stiff competition from Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi Assembly elections, Bharatiya Janata Party's trump card Prime Minister Narendra Modi will start his rallies from today. Modi is scheduled to address a rally at CBD grounds near Karkardooma in east Delhi. Other top leaders like Rajnath Singh, Uma Bharti,...
  • Don't let AAP make backdoor entry this time: Smriti Irani 17 hours 43 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a scathing attack on AAP, Union Minister Smriti Irani on Friday asked the people of Delhi not to let the party, which has "now itself become a problem" make a "backdoor entry" in the upcoming election. "You people must show the same enthusiasm as you had shown during...
  • Kejriwal is a boat in which you will drown: Navjot Singh Siddhu Yesterday

    Voters in Delhi have an option of availing a "buy-one-get-one-free" offer if they ensure that Kiran Bedi becomes the chief minister here as there is already Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the government at the Centre, former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu said on Friday. ...
  • Ready to answer 500, 1000 questions face to face: Kejriwal Yesterday

    Continuing with its announcement made on Thursday, the BJP asked five questions on the second day from Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on the Delhi Assembly elections. ...
  • Delhi elections: BJP alleges AAP workers coming from Pakistan, Bangladesh Yesterday

    New Delhi: Continuing with its announcement made on Thursday, the BJP asked five questions on the second day from Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on the Delhi Assembly elections. Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman again trained guns on Kejriwal and this time pointed out that AAP's website showed volunteers...
  • On campaign trail for BJP, Sidhu pushes 'buy one get one free' offer Yesterday

    New Delhi: Voters in Delhi have an option of availing a "buy-one-get-one-free" offer if they ensure that Kiran Bedi becomes the chief minister here as there is already Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the government at the Centre, former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu said on Friday. "You voted for Modi...
  • Delhi elections: Shazia more beautiful, better suited than Bedi for CM post, says Markandey Katju Yesterday

    New Delhi: Former Press Council of India chairman Markandey Katju has sparked another row by apparently making a sexist comment involving BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi and recently-joined leader Shazia Ilmi. In two successive tweets Katju said, "I regard Shazia Ilmi much more beautiful than Kiran Bedi. If Shazia had...
  • Talks on for joining BJP: Jaya Prada Yesterday

    New Delhi: Actor-turned-politician Jaya Prada, who was expelled from the Samajwadi Party, on Friday said that talks were on with senior leaders of the BJP on her joining the party, and that she wanted to do so to "serve" it and not to contest any elections. "I want to join BJP...
  • BJP issuing Made in China media pass holders for Narendra Modi's rally in Delhi Yesterday

    New Delhi: Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been espousing the cause of Make in India in a bid to make the country a manufacturing hub and boost the economy, his own party is yet to fully adopt the agenda. The Bharatiya Janata Party has issued "Made in China" media...
  • Delhi polls: BJP to regularise 1600 unauthorised colonies, confident would emerge victorious Yesterday

    New Delhi: Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday reached out to the people of Delhi and urged them to vote for the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) in the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections. "Delhi's development is linked with the central government," emphasised Naidu at the press conference. Talking about...
  • Delhi polls: Arvind Kejriwal slams BJP advertisement Yesterday

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party on Friday took a swipe at the BJP for its newspaper advertisement, in which Anna Hazare's cartoon has been shown with a garland, prompting AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal to cheekily ask whether the saffron party had "killed" the veteran anti-corruption crusader. In...
  • EC awareness campaign to target metro, DTC commuters Yesterday

    New Delhi: With an aim to encourage people to vote in February 7 Delhi polls, Election Commission will carry out an awareness campaign targeting commuters in Metro stations and buses of Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC). Delhi Chief Electoral Officer (CEO)'s office will launch a campaign at all DMRC stations and...
  • Kiran Bedi proposes engagement of youth for development Yesterday

    New Delhi: In the absence of a unified party manifesto, BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi is sharing her own blueprints in the run up to the Assembly elections. Bedi who had on Wednesday tweeted an elaborate 25 point programme for women security including preventive measures, corrective actions and regular reviews,...