ELECTIONS

  • Arvind Kejriwal replies to EC notice; says his remark a way to stop 'note for vote' practice 21 hours 38 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief and former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday replied to Election Commission notice over his bribe remarks against opposition parties. The AAP chief appolised for his statement but said the remark a way to stop 'note for vote' practice during upcoming Delhi Assembly...
  • PDP still in talks with BJP over J&K government formation Yesterday

    Srinagar: Even as Jammu and Kashmir continues to be under Governor's rue, Peoples Democratic Party patriarch Mufti Mohammad Sayeed said the dialogue with the Bharatiya Janata Party on the government formation is still in progress. The PDP had won 28 seats in the J&K elections last year while the BJP...
  • Arvind Kejriwal is lowering the level of politics in Delhi, says BJP Yesterday

    BJP's Satish Upadhyay said that Arvind Kejriwal should apologize to the people of Delhi. "The level to which Arvind Kejriwal has taken politics in Delhi, he is polluting the environment," said Satish Upadhyay. ...
  • Delhi poll: Want to make promises that we can keep, says Sharmistha Mukherjee Yesterday

    President Pranab Mukherjee's daughter Sharmistha is fighting elections from Alaknanda on a Congress ticket. She said she want to make promises that she can fulfill. "I don't want to make tall promises like multi-level parking or underground parking. We will do a traffic survey and look at turning open spaces...
  • Amit Shah defends projecting Kiran Bedi as BJP Delhi chief ministerial candidate Yesterday

    Patna: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday strongly denied "borrowing" Kiran Bedi to win Assembly elections in Delhi and played down the controversy over the charge that she had asked India Against Corruption movement leaders to go soft on the saffron party. "BJP has been in favour of including eminent personalities...
  • Mission Delhi: Election campaign to slow down due to Obama Visit Yesterday

    Due to US President Barack Obama three-day visit to India, the election campaign in Delhi is expected to slow down due to security reasons. ...
  • Congress manifesto promises full statehood for Delhi, cheap electricity, better security Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi will become a full fledged state, its residents will have cheap electricity and better security according to the Congress election manifesto released on Friday. Renewing its demand for full statehood "for effective governance without any shackles" in Delhi, the Congress is the first party to release the...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob Yesterday

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Obama's India visit turns Delhi into a fortress Yesterday

    Sticking to the past practice, no plane will land or take off at the Indira Gandhi International Airport during the time when Republic Day will be on at Rajpath. American officials may also part of all radar stations and control rooms that have been set up for the visit of...
  • Family battle in Janakpuri, Congress's Suresh Kumar faces his father-in-law Jagdish Mukhi Yesterday

    New Delhi:Fighting against his father-in-law and five times Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Jagdish Mukhi from Janakpuri constituency, Congress candidate Suresh Kumar says former IPS officer Kiran Bedi will do more harm than good to the BJP. "The BJP will be at 100 per cent loss with the induction of Kiran Bedi...
  • Kiran Bedi, Gen VK Singh were always soft on BJP, alleges AAP leader Kumar Vishwas Yesterday

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas has accused Bharatiya Janata Party's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi and Union Minister General (retired) VK Singh of being soft on the BJP even when they were with Anna Hazare's anti-corruption movement. As part of attacks and counterattacks between AAP and BJP,...
  • EC issues warning to AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal over allegations against BJP Yesterday

    New Delhi: Ahead of Delhi assembly elections 2015, the Election Commission on Friday issued another warning to Aam Aadmi Party chief and former chief minister Arvind Kejriwal. Kejriwal during a press conference on January 14 had alleged Bhartiya Janata Party of inciting communal violence. Earlier in January, EC had issued a notice...
  • Delhi polls: Kiran Bedi to hold 70 rallies in Delhi, cover all seats Yesterday

    New Delhi: BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi will hold 70 rallies covering all the constituencies in the national capital in the next 14 days ahead of the Assembly polls. A 21-member election committee of the party on Friday met to discuss the party's campaign strategy for the February 7 polls....
  • Hot Seat: BJP workers not opposing they are emotional: Satish Upadhyay Yesterday

    In an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN, BJP's Delhi president Satish Upadhyay talks about his party and strategy in coming Delhi Assembly elections. ...
  • Battle for Delhi- Not just BJP v/s AAP fight, Congress must fight perception battle Yesterday

    New Delhi: With Delhi polls just around the corner, the battle for the Capital has become very intriguing indeed. The BJP, which was projecting the PM as its sole vote catching face during its previous assembly election campaigns in Jammu Kashmir, Haryana, Maharashtra and Jharkhand has suddenly changed its strategy...
  • Delhi elections: Congress releases manifesto, promises reforms in power, water reforms 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Congress released its manifesto for Delhi Assembly elections on Friday, promising reforms in the power and water sectors. The Congress has promised to provide electricity at the rate of Rs 1.50 per unit. Women's security is another key promise made by the party. Congress' Election Campaign Committee chief and...
  • Like Narendra Modi, Kiran Bedi likely to start radio talk 'Dil ki baat' 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Just like Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio talk 'Mann ki Baat', Bharatiya Janata Party's Delhi chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi is likely to begin her own radio chat 'Dil ki Baat'. Bedi said that the radio talk will give her a platform to connect with the youth....
  • Kejriwal a habitual liar, says Delhi BJP President Satish Upadhyay 2 days ago

    Calling Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal a liar, Delhi BJP President Satish Upadhyay said that all is not well in AAP. Stressing that that it was wrong to say he had been demoted, Upadhyay said that he would continue to work for the betterment of the BJP. ...
  • Shanti Bhushan snubs Kiran Bedi after she seeks appointment, says there is no point in meeting her 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi party (AAP) leader Shanti Bhushan snubbed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Friday after she sougth an appointment to meet him. "There is no point in meeting Bedi. We belong to two different parties," said Shanti Bhushan just a day after praising...
  • Kiran Bedi seeks to meet AAP leader Shanti Bhushan after he praised her ahead of the Delhi elections 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Friday seeked time from senior Aam Aadmi party leader Shanti Bhushan after the latter had praised her on Thursday. Shanti Bhushan had said earlier in an interview that it was a masterstroke by the BJP to field Kiran Bedi...
  • Kiran Bedi was critical of BJP just a year ago, says Digvijaya Singh 2 days ago

    Hyderabad: Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Thursday took potshots at BJP's chief ministerial candidate in Delhi Kiran Bedi, wondering how she joined a party which she had "attacked just a year ago". The AICC general secretary in-charge of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh affairs sought to know whether the IPS...
  • Jagdish Mukhi downplays rift in Delhi BJP, says those who don't get ticket feel humiliated 2 days ago

    New Delhi: In an attempt to become the world largest political party, the Bharatiya Janata Party has opened its doors for leaders from other parties and for prominent personalities. But many BJP leaders and workers have been ignored specially in Delhi where the new entrant Kiran Bedi, a former IPS...
  • Mission Delhi: Shanti Bhushan calls Kiran Bedi an honest candidate for Delhi CM post 2 days ago

    Shanti Bhushan said that it was a masterstroke by the BJP to field Kiran Bedi and that the former IPS officer would prove to be a good chief minister. "We must be happy to get an honest chief minister," said Bhushan. ...
  • J&K will soon get a strong and stable government: BJP 2 days ago

    Jammu: People of Jammu and Kashmir will soon get a strong and stable government as "channels for discussion are open", BJP on Thursday said amid impasse over government formation in the state. "Channels for discussion are open and the party's central leadership has been authorised to take a final call over...
  • Shanti Bhushan praises Kiran Bedi for Delhi CM post, AAP distances itself 2 days ago

    It was a day of embarrassments for the AAP as Shanti Bhushan one of the founder members of the party has praised Kiran Bedi as a better CM candidate for Delhi than Arvind Kejriwal. However, his son and AAP leader Prashant Bhushan stepped in for some damage control...
  • We will wait for written orders: Shivlal Yadav 2 days ago

    We will call for a working committee meeting and thereafter we will take a decision as to when to have the general body meeting but the elections will be conducted as per SC order, says Shivlal Yadav. ...
  • BJP and AAP in a close race in Delhi's Tilak Nagar constituency 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Tilak Nagar constituency of Delhi will witness a neck-and-neck fight between the Bharatiya Janata Party and Aam Aadmi Party in the Assembly elections. The 49-day rule of former chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has left a mark on some while others are supporting Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The AAP...
  • Making Kiran Bedi their CM candidate is BJP's masterstroke: Shanti Bhushan 3 days ago

    Shanti Bhushan said that it was a masterstroke by the BJP to field Kiran Bedi and that the former IPS officer would prove to be a good chief minister. "We must be happy to get an honest chief minister," said Bhushan. ...
  • Congress goes hi-tech, vans and videos to showcase Delhi's development to woo voters 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With filing of nomination papers for Delhi Assembly elections over, the Congress has hit the ground with full force and has become very aggressive in its election campaign. Experimenting with technology, the Congress will flag off 45 vans having LED screens at 3 PM on Thursday. These vans will...
  • I do not agree with Shanti Bhushan's view about Kiran Bedi: AAP leader Prashant Bhushan 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Senior Supreme Court advocate and Aam Aadmi Party leader Prashant Bhushan say he does not agree with his father and former law minister of India Shanti Bhushan's comments praising Bharatiya Janata Party Delhi CM candidate Kiran Bedi. "I do not agree with Shanti Bhushan's view about Kiran Bedi. She...