ELECTIONS

  • Don't let AAP make backdoor entry this time: Smriti Irani 4 hours 51 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 11 hours 41 minutes ago

    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 12 hours 52 minutes ago

    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 15 hours 8 minutes ago

    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 16 hours 12 minutes ago

    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 17 hours 0 minutes ago

    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 19 hours 54 minutes ago

    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 19 hours 58 minutes ago

    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 20 hours 12 minutes ago

    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 21 hours 0 minutes ago

    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 22 hours 53 minutes ago

    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,...
  • Delhi elections: AAP, BJP unleash star campaigners to woo voters, to hold rallies across the city Yesterday

    New Delhi: With eight days to go before Delhi goes to polls, leaders from both the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Aam Aadmi Party are leaving no stone unturned to woo voters. Party President Amit Shah has flooded the capital with BJP firepower with senior leaders like Arun Jaitley, Sushma...
  • Amit Shah confident of two-thirds majority in Delhi polls Yesterday

    New Delhi: Ruling out any rifts within the BJP, its chief Amit Shah on Thursday said that the party would emerge victorious with two-thirds majority in the upcoming Delhi elections. Claiming that the induction of former Team Anna member Kiran Bedi as the party's chief ministerial candidate was not a "compulsion",...
  • Complaint in Delhi court against Arvind Kejriwal Yesterday

    New Delhi: A criminal complaint was on Thursday filed in a Delhi court seeking action against AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal for exhorting voters in his election speeches to take bribes from BJP and Congress but vote for his party. The complaint filed in the court at Tis Hazari by Arun...
  • Delhi elections: About 1.25 lakh of 1.3 million voters are fake Yesterday

    New Delhi: Of the 1.3 million voters, in Delhi, there are nearly 1.25 lakh fake voters and this could even prove instrumental in deciding the fate of several candidates in the February 7 elections. CNN-IBN's sister channel TV channel IBN7 did a survey which found out that an alarming 1.25 lakh...
  • Delhi elections: Kiran Bedi gets lukewarm response in Trilokpuri Yesterday

    New Delhi: BJP's chief ministerial Kiran Bedi got a lukewarm response during her first rally at Trilokpuri, which had witnessed violent clashes in October last year. Few people came out of their houses initially, while some households were even seen to have kept their windows shut as the rally passed...
  • Delhi elections: 150 AAP members join BJP at Smriti Irani rally Yesterday

    New Delhi: Over 150 members of Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday joined BJP at a rally in Shakur Basti attended by Union Minister Smriti Irani over "resentment" against the local AAP candidate Satyendra Jain. The local joint-convener of AAP, Bhuwan Sharma led the breakaway group. Later, addressing the rally, Irani...
  • Kiran Walia confident of Congress's good show, flays BJP and AAP, calls Krishna Tirath opportunistic Yesterday

    New Delhi: With voting date for Delhi Assembly elections approaching, political leaders are getting more aggressive in targeting their rivals. Senior Congress leader and New Delhi candidate Kiran Walia took on both the Bharatiya Janata Party and Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday, calling the former an outfit which had sidelined its...
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  • Delhi elections: Lawyers appeal to people not to vote for BJP CM candidate Kiran Bedi Yesterday

    New Delhi: Chickens have come home to roost for Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) chief ministerial nominee Kiran Bedi as the lawyers are up in arms against her for an incident which took place more than 25 years ago. Office-bearers of several Bar associations in Delhi have come together to issue an...
  • News 360: BJP's five posers to Kejriwal; AAP says why queries, join debate Yesterday

    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. ...
  • Mission Delhi: Amit Shah pulls up BJP leaders to shape up for Assembly elections Yesterday

    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 elections. ...
  • BJP's questions have been asked a 100 times before, says Yogendra Yadav Yesterday

    Hitting back to the BJP over its five questions to AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal, party leader Yogendra Yadav said that these questions have been asked 100 times earlier and answered every time. ...
  • Indians largest foreign voter group in UK Yesterday

    London: Over six lakh India-born migrants form the UK's largest foreign-born voter population and they could play a decisive role in certain constituencies in the general election in May. According to a new study titled 'Migrant Voters in the 2015 Election' released on Thursday, 6,15,000 Indian-origin voters are expected to...
  • Delhi elections: Two rallies of Sushma Swaraj cancelled Yesterday

    New Delhi: Two election rallies of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj were cancelled on Thursday but BJP did not give any reason for it. The rallies of Swaraj, who had addressed two public meetings on Wednesday, were called-off even as the local organisers did not know the reason behind the...
  • Rahul Gandhi hits out at PM Modi on black money issue Yesterday

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying while he failed to deliver on his much tom-tommed promise of bringing black money back he wore a "suit worth Rs 10 lakh" during US President Barack Obama's visit. Addressing an election rally,...
  • Delhi elections: BJP goes on the offensive against AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal, asks five questions Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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...