ELECTIONS

  • Rahul Gandhi's roadshow aims to revive Congress's fortune in Delhi Assembly elections 3 hours 8 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a show of strength aimed at reviving the plummeting fortunes of his party, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi undertook a roadshow in Delhi's Kalkaji Assembly constituency on Thursday. The roadshow began from the Kalkaji Transit Camp and went around the constituency as Rahul launched into full fledged campaign...
  • Against divisive politics, Kiran Bedi woos Muslims 4 hours 31 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Reaching out to Muslims, BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Tuesday said she was against "divisive politics" and that she was contesting the polls on development plank. "My religion is that of humanity. I've never believed in divisive politics. Hindu Muslim Sikh Isai apas mein hai bhai bhai...
  • Delhi elections: 132 FIRs against political parties for violating model code 7 hours 18 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In the run up to the assembly polls, a maximum of 58 FIRs have been registered against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) out of the total 132 filed against different political parties for violation of the Model Code of Conduct. Besides 28 FIRs were registered against BJP, 27 against...
  • 'Suraksha, Sugam & Sanskriti' my motto for GK: Sharmistha Mukherjee 7 hours 40 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Congress candidate Sharmistha Mukherjee, who is contesting Delhi Assembly polls from Greater Kailash constituency, on Tuesday said that resolving local issues such as women security, traffic and parking is her priority and she is going door-to-door to campaign focusing on them. While campaigning in Kailash Hills, Swami Nagar and...
  • Kiran Bedi refers to Obama visit at poll rally; draws AAP's ire 9 hours 4 minutes ago

    New Delhi: BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Tuesday made a reference to US President Barack Obama's visit to India during a poll campaign at her Krishna Nagar constituency, inviting sharp criticism from the AAP. Bedi, during her regular morning visit to the constituency, also lauded the Centre's diplomatic efforts...
  • Rahul Gandhi enters Delhi political battle, holds roadshow 10 hours 48 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi entered the political battlefield for Delhi Assembly elections on Tuesday with a roadshow in the national capital. The roadshow began from Transit Camp in Kalkaji Assembly constituency. Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee chief Arvinder Singh Lovely, former MP Ramesh Kumar, Kalkaji candidate Subhash Chopra and...
  • BJP nominates Shamsher Manhas, Chander Sharma for Rajya Sabha election 10 hours 57 minutes ago

    New Delhi: BJP has nominated Shamsher Singh Manhas and Chander Mohan Sharma as candidates for the biennial election to Rajya Sabha in Jammu and Kashmir. "BJP President Amit Shah has nominated Shamsher Singh and Chander Mohan Sharma as party candidates for the upcoming Rajya Sabha election," a party release said. While Manhas...
  • BJP moves EC over AAP using Kiran Bedi's photos on its posters without her permission 13 hours 8 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Taking a firm stand, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday lodged complaints with the Election Commission against the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for using Kiran Bedi's photographs on its posters. "We have lodged four complaints against Arvind Kejriwal alleging violation of model code of conduct. The EC has...
  • Grow up Kejriwal, says Kiran Bedi over his complaint for not being invited for R-Day 17 hours 52 minutes ago

    Bharatiya Janata Party chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi slammed Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal for complaining over not being invited to the Republic Day parade. Bedi said, "Kejriwal needs to grow up. Invitations aren't demanded, they are received. First they question why I was invited, now they question why...
  • Rahul Gandhi to lead Congress roadshow, campaign for Delhi Assembly election candidates Yesterday

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will enter the political battlefield for Delhi Assembly elections on Tuesday with a roadshow in the national capital. The roadshow will begin from Transit Camp in Kalkaji Assembly constituency. Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee chief Arvinder Singh Lovely, former MP Ramesh Kumar, Kalkaji candidate Subhash...
  • Congress, AAP attack government over Kiran Bedi at Republic Day function Yesterday

    New Delhi: Congress and AAP on Monday raised objections over BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi being seated in the VVIP enclosure at the front row during the Republic Day function, saying that it was gross misuse of power and Election Commission should look into the matter. "It is a right...
  • Kiran Bedi mocks Arvind Kejriwal after attending Republic Day celebrations Yesterday

    New Delhi: BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi, who attended the Republic Day celebrations on Monday, mocked AAP rival Arvind Kejriwal for "playing sob sob" over not being invited on the occasion. Bedi, who in 1975 had led the Delhi Police contingent, was seen seated in the VIP enclosure at the...
  • Was approached by LK Advani to contest 2014 Lok Sabha polls for BJP: Kiran Bedi Yesterday

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party chief ministerial candidate for the Delhi Assembly elections, Kiran Bedi, on Sunday claimed that she had been approached by senior party leader LK Advani to contest the last Lok Sabha polls for the party. Addressing a rally in the Adarsh Nagar constituency, she also said that...
  • Watch: 'The Week That Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha 2 days ago

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on the Delhi Assembly Elections 2015 and US President Barack Obama's three-day visit to India for Republic Day. He also in conversation with 'Barack Obama'. ...
  • Now anyone can have selfie with Modi for free: Union Minister Ananth Kumar 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A day after BJP launched its 'Selfie with Modi' campaign in Delhi, Union Minister Ananth Kumar on Sunday said now anyone can have a selfie with the Prime Minister for free whereas, he claimed, AAP charges people for clicking a picture with its chief Arvind Kejriwal. BJP chief...
  • To create 'buzz' before Delhi elections, AAP ropes in support from across India 2 days ago

    New Delhi: As it goes all out in its bid to win the vote in Delhi, AAP's campaign for the upcoming Assembly polls is being supported by volunteers who are pouring in from across the country as part of an innovative drive called 'AAP Buzz'. With not even a fortnight left...
  • Delhi elections: Arvind Kejriwal will run away again, forget promises, alleges Amit Shah 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Attacking Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday asked the people of Delhi "not to vote for a person who runs away and forgets his promises". Addressing two meetings of booth in-charges in Pushp Vihar of south Delhi and Karawal Nagar in North-East...
  • Delhi elections: AAP volunteers start 300-km walk to support Arvind Kejriwal 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Four AAP volunteers on Sunday started a 300-km walk from Ludhiana in Punjab to the national capital in support of the party's chief ministerial candidate Arvind Kejriwal in the Delhi assembly election. The Aam Aadmi Party volunteers - Sukhdev Singh, Udey Bhan, Abdul Khan and Prince Masih - began...
  • Give equal opportunities for poll advertisements: Delhi EC to DMRC 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi chief electoral officer Chandra Bhushan Kumar on Saturday directed Delhi Metro Rail Corporation to give equal opportunities to all political parties and candidates while offering space for poll advertisements on its various sites. "The representatives of DMRC have confirmed that they are giving fair opportunities to all the...
  • Arvind Kejriwal replies to EC notice; says his remark a way to stop 'note for vote' practice 3 days 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 3 days ago

    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 3 days ago

    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 3 days ago

    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 3 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Obama's India visit turns Delhi into a fortress 4 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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,...