DELHI ASSEMBLY

  • Delhi: Man throws stone at Arvind Kejriwal at a rally, AAP leader unhurt 4 hours 12 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A stone was thrown at Aam Aadmi Party leader and former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday during an election rally. However, the AAP leader was reported unhurt. The incident occurred on Saturday at a rally in South Delhi's Tigdi locality. The youth in his 20s was stopped by...
  • Former Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to contest from New Delhi seat 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party national convenor and former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal will contest from New Delhi constituency, the party on Wednesday said, as it announced the list of eight more candidates. Kejriwal, who surprised many by trouncing the then chief minister Sheila Dixit by over 22,000 votes, in...
  • Modi wave diminishing, will not be a factor in Delhi poll: AAP 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Downplaying the electoral success of the BJP, the Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday said that the Narendra Modi wave has diminished with every assembly election and it would not be a factor in upcoming Delhi polls. Addressing a news conference, AAP leader Yogendra Yadav said the BJP had...
  • 'Selfie with Mufflerman' by AAP to raise funds for Delhi polls 1 week ago

    Bengaluru: Karnataka unit of Aam Admi Party on Saturday announced the launch of a new fund raising campaign called "Selfie with Mufflerman" to collect donations for the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections. Out of participating donors in the campaign, 25 would be selected through a lucky draw, who will get an opportunity...
  • BJP MP Maheish Girri hits out at AAP, Congress; says they did nothing for Delhi December 14, 2014

    New Delhi: With Delhi getting ready to elect a new Assembly after a long period of political uncertainty and logjam, Bharatiya Janata Party MP Maheish Girri hit out at both the Congress and Aam Aadmi Party during a public meeting saying that one opened only beer bars and other only...
  • PM Modi asks MPs to be cautious as BJP plans 2,000 rallies in Delhi December 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked party MPs to be cautious when making comments in public in the wake of controversial remarks by Minister of State for Food Processing Industries Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti at a rally in Delhi which triggered an uproar in Parliament. The Bharatiya Janata Party has...
  • BJP to consult youths, RWAs for drawing up Delhi poll manifesto November 28, 2014

    New Delhi: BJP has decided to include the demands of youths and traders and RWAs of unauthorised colonies and slums representatives in its manifesto for fresh Assembly polls in Delhi. A meeting of senior BJP leaders was held on Friday to prepare a blueprint of its election manifesto. "We have decided to...
  • Sonia Gandhi approves five election committees for Delhi November 24, 2014

    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 November 21, 2014

    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...
  • Delhi polls: AAP to use spy cams to stop money power November 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will provide its workers spy cameras to stop the use of money and muscle power by other political parties in the upcoming Delhi assembly polls. "Spy cameras will be given to AAP volunteers so that they can video record the illegal means adopted by...
  • Amit Shah to review BJP's poll preparations in Delhi November 18, 2014

    New Delhi: BJP President Amit Shah will on Tuesday hold a meeting with the party's Delhi unit to review its preparations for Assembly elections slated to take place early in 2015. Like in the recent polls in states like Haryana and Maharashtra, the Delhi BJP unit too is planning to...
  • 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...
  • BJP to seek suggestions to prepare its manifesto November 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Few days after AAP launched 'Delhi Dialogue' to seek people's opinion on how Delhi should be, BJP has also sought people's suggestions to prepare its manifesto for the Assembly elections. Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay on Friday launched party's revamped website where it would seek people's suggestions on how...
  • Delhi Assembly elections: AAP releases first list of 22 candidates, includes controversial Somnath Bharti's name November 13, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party released its first list of candidates for the Delhi Assembly elections with controversial former law minister Somnath Bharti's name figuring in it. Besides Bharti, three other former ministers Saurabh Bhardwaj, Satyendra Jain and Girish Soni have been fielded again. Somnath Bharti was embroiled in an escalating...
  • 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...
  • SC disposes of AAP's plea for Delhi polls, asks EC to take over November 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday disposed of Aam Aadmi Patry's plea for holding election in Delhi. The development took place after the Centre informed the court that the assembly has already been dissolved. The apex court said that the Election Commission will now take over and refused to ask...
  • Harsh Vardhan relieved from Health Ministry, may hold Delhi Assembly poll baton November 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The expansion of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Union Cabinet is likely to have an impact on the Assembly elections in Delhi. While reshuffling his Cabinet at the Centre, Modi relieved Dr Harsh Vardhan from the Health Ministry. If reports are to be believed, there is a buzz doing...
  • 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. ...
  • 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...
  • Rahul Gandhi names 1984 riots accused in Delhi poll panel, red-faced Congress says there is no such list November 5, 2014

    New Delhi: As Delhi heads for fresh Assembly elections, confusion seems to setting within the Congress ranks. After a leaked list of Congress committe for Delhi election came under criticism for having anti-Sikh riots tainted Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar, the party claimed that there was no such list. Congress sources...
  • News 360: Manohar Parrikar meets PM Modi, says will continue as Goa CM November 5, 2014

    Amid speculation that Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar may be inducted in the Union Cabinet, the Chief Minister met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at 7 Race Course Road in New Delhi. ...
  • Won't project CM candidate in Delhi: Congress November 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress would not project any chief ministerial candidate in Delhi and it was not up to Shiela Dikshit or any individual leader to decide against contesting, the party said on Wednesday. Party spokesman Abhishek Singhvi said that the Congress always fought polls under collective leadership but it was...
  • BJP to focus on unorganised sectors' voters for Delhi polls November 5, 2014

    New Delhi: BJP has decided to focus on people working with unorganised sectors to raise the party's support base in Delhi ahead of Assembly elections. According to BJP, lakhs of people, who are working with unorganised sectors as newspaper hawkers, domestic helps, sanitation workers, priests, drivers of e-rickshaws and autorickshaws...
  • No harm in involving Tytler, Sajjan Kumar in Delhi polls: Sheila Dikshit November 5, 2014

    Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit said there was no harm in involving 1984 anti-Sikh riots accused Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar in Delhi Assembly elections. Sheila said, "There is no harm in involving in Tytler and Kumar in Delhi polls, if there is demand." She also made it clear...
  • 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...
  • President dissolves Delhi Assembly, fresh elections soon November 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The 70-member Delhi Assembly elected in December 2013 has been dissolved by President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday. The national capital which was under President's Rule since February will now hold fresh elections. Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung had recommended dissolution of the Assembly after the single largest party BJP...
  • Rahul Gandhi names anti-Sikh riots accused Tytler, Sajjan Kumar in Delhi poll panel November 5, 2014

    New Delhi: In a major surprise from Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, 1984 anti-Sikh riots accused Sajjan Kumar and Jagdish Tytler have been included in the panel that would oversee party's campaign for Delhi Assembly polls. Delhi Gurudwara Management Committee President Manjit Singh has condemned the Congress high command for including...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 4, 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 Palki S Upadhyay November 4, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • 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. ...