Delhi Assembly

  • Does the Delhi voter still trust AAP? 04-04-2014 10:07 AM

    Delhi looks like it is voting differently for the Lok Sabha elections, where the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has the projected lead, than for Vidhan Sabha, where voters still give the Aam Aadmi Party the edge. The 2013 Assembly elections in Delhi saw an AAP sweep, but things seem to...
  • Kejriwal asks Delhi L-G to hold early Assembly elections 31-03-2014 06:23 PM

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal met the Delhi Lieutenant Governor on Monday regarding holding early elections in the city. "After resigning from the Delhi government, we had recommended that elections be held as soon as possible, but the BJP and the Congress are running away from the...
  • Delhi Assembly not dissolved in public interest: Centre to SC 06-03-2014 05:43 PM

    New Delhi: The Central government on Thursday justified before the Supreme Court that its decision not to dissolve the Delhi Assembly after the resignation of Arvind Kejriwal as chief minister was taken in "public interest" as there was a possibility of BJP staking claim to form a government. In an...
  • Arvind Kejriwal says no sitting MLA will be given a Lok Sabha ticket 26-02-2014 06:23 PM

    New Delhi: Amidst speculations that former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will contest Lok Sabha elections, the AAP leader on Wednesday said that no sitting MLA will be given a ticket for the upcoming general elections. In a series of flip-flops, Kejriwal, who is also a sitting MLA, had earlier...
  • Amartya Sen salutes AAP electoral strategy, asks it to be more inclusive 23-02-2014 07:43 AM

    Mumbai: A prominent face in the Lok Sabha elections is Arvind Kejriwal who will campaign in Haryana on Sunday. Nobel laureate Amartya Sen has called AAP's success in Delhi Assembly election a major achievement and saluted its electoral strategy. He said, "To be able to win electoral support massively in...
  • SC agrees to hear AAP plea to dissolve Delhi Assembly 21-02-2014 12:43 PM

    The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear on Monday the Aam Aadmi Party's plea seeking a direction to the Lieutenant Governor to dissolve Delhi Assembly and hold fresh polls along with Lok Sabha elections. The bench headed by Chief Justice P Sathasivam said that it will hear the petition...
  • Kejriwal lacks administrative efficiency: Narayanasamy 16-02-2014 08:50 PM

    Puducherry: Slamming Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal, who quit as Delhi Chief Minister, Union Minister V Narayanasamy on Sunday said Kejriwal was lacking in "political and administrative efficiency" and had been "playing a drama to cover up his incapability." "How can a Chief Minister stage agitation on a main...
  • TWTW: Kejriwal quits as Delhi CM in just 49 days 16-02-2014 12:58 PM

    After 49 days as Delhi Chief Minister filled with high drama, protests, controversies and delivering on some parts of the Aam Aadmi Party manifesto, Arvind Kejriwal quit on Friday along with his Cabinet. The trigger the Jan Lokpal Bill not even being allowed to be tabled in the Delhi Assembly....
  • AAP not ready to fight LS polls, but it's the will of the people: Kejriwal 15-02-2014 11:55 PM

    New Delhi: A day after Arvind Kejriwal quit as the Chief Minister of Delhi, he defended himself over his resignation saying that the Aam Aadmi Party is determined in its fight to eradicate corruption from the country. He said that the though the AAP is not ready to fight the...
  • Dissolve Delhi assembly, demands Manish Sisodia 15-02-2014 11:16 PM

    AAP leader Manish Sisodia on Saturday demanded the dissolution of the Delhi assembly and holding of fresh elections. Talking to media persons after a meeting of Aam Aadmi Party legislators at the party's office in Kaushambi in Ghaziabad, Sisodia said another alternative was if the Bharatiya Janata Party and the...
  • Watch: Arvind Kejriwal's full speech in Delhi Assembly 15-02-2014 12:11 PM

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced that Friday's session in the House would be his government's last in the Delhi Assembly after the tabling of Jan Lokpal Bill was rejected. ...
  • No longer CM, but Kejriwal continues to be people's hero 15-02-2014 11:31 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's resignation has only raised his stock among the common people of Delhi, the 'aam admi', who form his core support base and who believe he will come back to power with a more emphatic majority and play a larger national role after the...
  • Eyeing Lok Sabha elections, Kejriwal quits as Delhi CM in just 49 days 15-02-2014 07:47 AM

    New Delhi: After 49 days as Delhi Chief Minister filled with high drama, protests, controversies and delivering on some parts of the Aam Aadmi Party manifesto, Arvind Kejriwal quit on Friday along with his Cabinet. The trigger the Jan Lokpal Bill not even being allowed to be tabled in the...
  • Arvind Kejriwal resigns as Delhi CM: Reactions from across the country 14-02-2014 11:42 PM

    Arvind Kejriwal resigned after his government failed to table the Jan Lokpal Bill in the Delhi Assembly following a high-voltage clash with the Congress and BJP. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose takes calls from across the nation and discusses the issue with the panel. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 14-02-2014 10:16 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal requests L-G to dissolve Delhi Assembly 14-02-2014 09:50 PM

    New Delhi: Soon after announcing his resignation as the Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal urged Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung to dissolve the Delhi Assembly soon so that re-polling can be held. The Aam Aadmi Party government resigned within 49 days of coming to power after facing a major embarrassment in...
  • News 360: Kejriwal quits as CM after Assembly rejects Jan Lokpal Bill 14-02-2014 09:07 PM

    Arvind Kejriwal's roller coaster ride as the Delhi Chief Minister came to an end on February 14, 2014 just 49 days after he assumed office along with his six colleagues as his government failed to table the Jan Lokpal Bill in the Assembly following a high-voltage clash with Congress and...
  • AAP's 49-day rule in Delhi ends, Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi Cabinet resign 14-02-2014 08:45 PM

    New Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal's roller coaster ride as the Delhi Chief Minister came to an end on February 14, 2014 just 49 days after he assumed office along with his six colleagues as his government failed to table the Jan Lokpal Bill in the Assembly following a high-voltage clash with...
  • We didn't vote against Bill, voted for L-G's message: Congress 14-02-2014 07:56 PM

    New Delhi: Amid intense speculation that Arvind Kejriwal will resign as Delhi Chief Minister following the defeat of the Jan Lokpal Bill due to stiff opposition by Congress and BJP, Delhi Congress president Arvinder Singh Lovely said his party did not vote against the Bill, but voted in favour of...
  • BJP, Congress not letting Kejriwal work: AAP supporters 14-02-2014 06:59 PM

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal faced a humiliating defeat at the floor of the state Assembly when Speaker MS Dhir ruled that the Jan Lokpal Bill has not been introduced. In the 70-member Assembly, 42 members were against the introduction of the Bill while only 27 were in favour of...
  • Kejriwal tables Jan Lokpal Bill in Delhi Assembly 14-02-2014 04:05 PM

    New Delhi: It was a day of high drama, chaos and pandemonium in Delhi Assembly as Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal defied Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung and introduced the Jan Lokpal Bill even as Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party MLAs accused Speaker MS Dhir of being partisan. While the L-G letter...
  • Watch: Delhi Assembly witnessed uproar over Jan Lokpal Bill 14-02-2014 02:47 PM

    The Delhi Assembly witnessed uproar over the tabling of Jan Lokpal Bill. Both the Congress and BJP hit out at the Kejriwal government for behaving unconstitutionally and spreading lies. Speaker MS Dhir also came under severe criticism. ...
  • How Kejriwal's last day as Delhi CM unfolded 14-02-2014 12:01 PM

    New Delhi: 10:30 pm: AAP leader Manish Sisodia says that the Delhi L-G has asked Arvind Kejriwal to function as the caretaker chief minister. 9:53 pm: Kejriwal reaches L-G's residence. 9:05 pm: Congress leader Ajay Maken: It is sad that Kejriwal played politics over Jan Lokpal Bill. 8:55 pm: Anna...
  • AAP ally Shoaib Iqbal predicts the fall of Kejriwal government 14-02-2014 11:13 AM

    New Delhi: Senior MLA in the Delhi Assembly Shoaib Iqbal thinks that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will most likely quit on Friday. Shoaib Iqbal said that the Congress and the BJP have joined hands to defeat the AAP government. He said, "The Jan Lokpal Bill doesn't matter today. They...
  • Bharti's midnight raid stalls Delhi Assembly, police to submit report 14-02-2014 09:44 AM

    New Delhi: The Congress and the BJP stalled the Delhi Assembly on Thrusday demanding the resignation Law Minister Somnath Bharti. Last month, Bharti had attempted amidnight raid at Khirki extension and accused Ugandan women of being involved in drug trafficking and prostitution. The Delhi Police is likely to submit its...
  • After uproar in Delhi assembly, Kejriwal looks to table Jan Lokpal 14-02-2014 08:33 AM

    New Delhi: There were unruly scenes in the Delhi Assembly on Thursday with the Speaker's microphone broken. This came as the Congress and BJP MLAs demanded Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti's resignation. Despite the uproar over the demand, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is looking to finally table the Jan...
  • Kejriwal adamant on Jan Lokpal, blames Congress, BJP for disruption 13-02-2014 06:27 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is adamant on passing the Jan Lokpal Bill even after the Law Ministry made it clear that it was necessary to take the Centre's consent before introducing the Bill in the Assembly. Arvind Kejriwal alleged that what happened in the Delhi Assembly on...
  • Jan Lokpal Bill not to be tabled in Delhi Assembly today 13-02-2014 03:10 PM

    New Delhi: The Jan Lokpal Bill will not be tabled in Delhi Assembly on Thursday as the MLAs have not given a copy of the Bill. "The Lokpal Bill won't be tabled today, it's not listed in the assembly. The members hadn't got a copy of the Bill so I...
  • Jan Lokpal Bill unlikely to be tabled in Delhi Assembly today 13-02-2014 10:35 AM

    New Delhi: Even as a defiant Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is keen on going ahead and tabling the Jan Lokpal Bill in the Delhi assembly, sources say that it is possible that the Bill may not be tabled on Thursday. The Speaker cannot approve tabling of the Bill without...
  • Arvind Kejriwal to table Jan Lokpal Bill in Delhi Assembly today 13-02-2014 07:48 AM

    New Delhi: The stage is set for yet another confrontation between Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and the central government. Disregarding the advice of the Law Ministry and Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, Kejriwal will go ahead and table the Jan Lokpal Bill in the Delhi assembly on Thursday. Kejriwal has...