DELHI

  • Delhi elections: BJP goes on the offensive against AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal, asks five questions 1 hour 13 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The BJP on Thursday asked five questions from Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) chief ministerial candidate Arvind Kejriwal in the run up to the Delhi Assembly elections. The five questions asked by the BJP are: "Why did AAP compromise on principles for power? What happened to AAP's promise of acting...
  • New Delhi seat a prestige battle between BJP and AAP as Nupur Sharma challenges Arvind Kejriwal 1 hour 38 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The posh locality of New Delhi will witness a close fight between the Bharatiya Janata Party and Aam Aadmi Party on February 7 in the Delhi Assembly elections. This seat is almost a make or break one for both the parties as AAP's national convener and former chief...
  • Delhi Waveriders take on Jaypee Punjab Warriors in HIL 1 hour 42 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Playing the first match on their home turf, defending champions Delhi Waveriders are all geared to take on Jaypee Punjab Warriors at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Friday. It is a repeat of last year's final of the Hockey India League (HIL) where the Waveriders defeated the...
  • Delhi elections: Greater Kailash a triangular contest as BJP, AAP, Congress slug it out 1 hour 59 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The high-profile seat of Greater Kailash will witness a triangular contest in Delhi Assembly elections on February 7 as all three parties have fielded strong candidates from the constituency. The Congress candidate is President Pranab Mukherjee's daughter Sharmistha, BJP is going with former councilor Rakesh Kumar Gullaiya and...
  • Lacking basic amenities, Sangam Vihar witnessing a tough contest between BJP and AAP 2 hours 43 minutes ago

    New Delhi: For residents of Sangam Vihar, Asia's largest illegal colony, the demand is of basic amenities like road, water and electricity. They say parties come, make promises of authorising the colony but no one does anything for them. After having seen the working of both the Congress and Bharatiya...
  • Amit Shah talks tough, asks BJP leaders to shape up for Delhi elections and ensure party's win 3 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Shape up for the Delhi Assembly elections, Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah told his colleagues during a meeting at the party headquarters in the national capital on Thursday. Talking tough to party leaders in Delhi, Shah directed them to go all out and ensure BJP's win the...
  • Delhi: One dead, three injured after building collapse 7 hours 16 minutes ago

    New Delhi: One labour was reported dead while three other were injured after an under construction government building collapsed in south Delhi on Thursday. All the four labourers were rushed to a hospital, where the condition of one of them was critical, police said. The three-storey building collapsed in south Delhi's east...
  • Delhi polls: BJP Union ministers, MPs given charge of constituencies 7 hours 33 minutes ago

    New Delhi: With less than two weeks to go for the Delhi polls, BJP today distributed charge of the constituencies here among as many as 58 Union ministers and MPs as it eyes a win here after a gap of 16 years. The charge of the constituencies was allotted by the...
  • Delhi polls: Throat infection hits Kiran Bedi on campaign trail 7 hours 43 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Out to campaign in the BJP strongholds of Karol Bagh and Rajendra Place, the party's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Wednesday had to keep mostly silent as she was suffering from a severe throat infection. All that Bedi, whom the party has said will hold as many as...
  • Delhi elections: In 8 days, 8 senior BJP leaders to speak on 8 key issues of the city, say sources 7 hours 59 minutes ago

    New Delhi: As the battle for Delhi enters its final phase, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is not leaving any stone unturned. In eight days, eight Cabinet ministers will be holding eight press conferences in the Delhi BJP office on key issues affecting the city. Senior party leaders like Sushma Swaraj,...
  • AAP, Congress slam Kiran Bedi for having two voter id cards, demand probe 8 hours 18 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Hitting out at Bharatiya Janata Party's chief ministerial candidate and former IPS officer Kiran Bedi, former Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal demanded a probe against Bedi for having two voter identity cards registered at different addresses. AAP taunted BJP that the party did not...
  • Rahul Gandhi's rally in Seelampur aims to boost Congress's fortune in East and North East Delhi 18 hours 58 minutes ago

    New Delhi: After a relatively successful roadshow in Kalkaji constituency, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will hold a mega rally on Thursday. The rally is scheduled yo start at 2:30 PM at Shastri Park in Seelampur constituency of the national capital. Several senior leaders including Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee chief Arvinder...
  • Pranab's daughter Sharmistha Mukherjee shocked with Kiran Bedi as BJP's Delhi CM candidate 19 hours 3 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Congress candidate Sharmistha Mukherjee, who is making her political debut by contesting Delhi Assembly elections from Greater Kailash constituency, says she was shocked when the Bharatiya Janata Party named former IPS officer Kiran Bedi as its chief ministerial candidate. "I was shocked when Kiran Bedi was announced as the...
  • BJP ropes in bigwigs: Does AAP have the edge in Delhi? 20 hours 6 minutes ago

    The Bharatiya Janata Party is planning an aggressive campaign in the last week in the run up to the upcoming Delhi assembly election. The party has asked the senior union Ministers to monitor the campaigning in the national capital. ...
  • Mission Delhi: BJP goes all guns blazing 20 hours 42 minutes ago

    The Bharatiya Janata Party is planning an aggressive campaign in the last week in the run up to the upcoming Delhi assembly election. The party has asked the senior union Ministers to monitor the campaigning in the national capital....
  • Delhi Transport Department rejects Uber's request for licence 21 hours 8 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Transport Department on Wednesday rejected Uber's request for licence in the city. The sources within the department said that incorporation of company does not include the mandated to provide public transport services. US online taxi-hailing service Uber had applied for a radio taxi licence to restart operations in...
  • Delhi not even an 'Asia-class city' in cleanliness, says HC 21 hours 31 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Castigating municipal bodies for not clearing garbage, Delhi High Court on Wednesday observed that the national capital was "not even an Asia-class city" in terms of cleanliness. "How will we make Delhi a world-class city? It is not even an Asia-class city. Despite all the norms and number...
  • Delhi elections: BJP's CM candidate Kiran Bedi has two voter identity cards, EC examining details 21 hours 54 minutes ago

    New Delhi: BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi has two voter identity cards having separate addresses and the Election Commission (EC) is examining how she was issued two documents from different localities. According to reports, EC is also trying to find out whether Bedi has applied for cancellation of one of...
  • Delhi elections: BJP CM candidate Kiran Bedi's 25 point blueprint for women's safety 23 hours 27 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Ahead of Delhi Assembly elections, BJP chief ministerial candidate and former IPS officer Kiran Bedi on Wednesday made the 25-point programme for women safety in the city. "I look fwd2 working w/ each of u to make this 25-point program successful in keeping our women safe," Bedi tweeted. Here are...
  • Women lodging false rape cases should be punished: Court Yesterday

    New Delhi: Time has come for courts to deal firmly with women filing false rape complaints as they are tormentors warranting punishment, a Delhi Court has said. False rape cases makes the crime graph shoot up, play havoc with the crime statistics and tend to trivialise the offence of rape and,...
  • Delhi polls: EC now starts monitoring press conferences Yesterday

    New Delhi: With much heat being generated during the ongoing Delhi Assembly poll campaign, the Election Commission has started monitoring even the press conferences by various political parties, in addition to public meetings and rallies. EC representatives will attend press conferences to check what is spoken there and if anything may...
  • EC encouraging Delhi voters to check background of candidates Yesterday

    New Delhi: In a novel initiative aimed at helping voters make the right choice, the Election Commission has launched a campaign to encourage people to go through the affidavits of candidates to know about their background like education and whether they have any criminal records. As part of the initiative, the...
  • Sunanda murder: Will consider Tharoor innocent unless proved guilty by court, says Amar Singh Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi Police's Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing Sunanda Pushkar death case on Wednesday examined former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh for about two hours and asked 20 questions. Emerging out of the interrogation, Singh refused to divulge the contents of the questions which were asked by the SIT. "The...
  • Delhi school boy breaks 6 high jump records in 2014 Yesterday

    New Delhi: Aspiring athlete Tejaswin Shankar, a student of Sardar Patel School, has registered six records in high jump in the year gone by and also holds the numero uno position in the Under-17 age category. Tejaswin narrowly missed the Delhi interzone record with a jump of 1.87m in 2013, but...
  • Now, click a selfie with PM Narendra Modi at Delhi's Khan Market Yesterday

    New Delhi: Combining trend with technology and using it to its best advantage, the Bharatiya Janata Party has started a new project 'Selfie with Modi'. Clicking a selfie has been a hit in India ever since Prime Minister Narendra Modi took one with BJP's symbol lotus after voting in the...
  • Only AAP can cure corruption, says Kejriwal Yesterday

    Restoring to party's main poll issue former Delhi CM and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal said that only Aam Aadmi Party can cure the problem of corruption. ...
  • Delhi elections: BJP, AAP & Congress bank on caste in Chhattarpur & Mehrauli; AAP fields BJP defectors Yesterday

    New Delhi: The modern chroniclers of Delhi call it an overgrown village. They are right. Delhi is a cluster of hundreds of villages. Most of these villages have lost their character and acquired cosmopolitan nature over the years. But, some still look like villages. Assembly constituencies like Chhattarpur, Mehrauli, Tugalaqabad, Badarpur,...
  • Prime Minister is doing his personal PR: Rahul Gandhi Yesterday

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi hit out at Prime Minister and his development claims during a road show in Delhi. ...
  • Delhi elections: BJP plans aggressive campaign to counter AAP Yesterday

    New Delhi: Launching an aggressive campaign for the February 7 Delhi Assembly elections to counter the Aam Aadmi Party, the Bharatiya Janata Party has asked several senior Union Ministers to monitor the strategy. BJP President Amit Shah met senior ministers including JP Nadda, Ananth Kumar, Radha Mohan Singh, Chaudhary Birender Singh,...
  • NIA drops terror charges against Liaqat; questions Delhi Police action Yesterday

    New Delhi: Almost two years after being accused as a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist conspiring to bomb Delhi, Liaqat Shah has been released by the National Investigation Agency. The investigative agency has not only recommended closure of the terror cases against Shah but has also given a damning indictment of Special...