Gadkari

  • Delhi High Court agrees to hear plea against Arvind Kejriwal May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: A petition was filed on Monday in the Delhi High Court seeking action against former chief minister Arvind Kejriwal for writing an open letter to his supporters from the Tihar Jail. Aam Admi Party chief Kejriwal is currently lodged in the Tihar Central Jail as he refused to furnish...
  • Gadkari defamation case: Kejriwal moves Delhi HC against magistrate court order May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Monday moved the Delhi High Court against the magistrate court order which has sent him to 14-day judicial custody in the Nitin Gadkari defamation case. The High Court will hear Kejriwal's plea on Tuesday. Kejriwal was pulled up by the lower court...
  • PM Narendra Modi's Cabinet: Who is likely to get what June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: On the day of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony, all eyes are on his Cabinet. The list of Modi's ministers has been sent to the Rashtrapati Bhawan and it is springing out some surprises with the inclusion of allies like Upendra Kushwaha. It includes the names of...
  • Modi Cabinet almost final, JP Nadda to replace Rajnath as BJP chief May 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party general secretary Jagat Prakash Nadda is all set to take over as the party chief with Rajnath Singh making his way into the Narendra Modi Cabinet. A lesser known face, Nadda was from the beginning a favourite for the party chief's post. Nadda was anointed...
  • AAP to challenge Magistrate's order in higher court May 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party has decided to challenge the order of the Metropolitan Magistrate, who sent its leader Arvind Kejriwal to judicial custody for not furnishing a bond in a defamation case, in a higher court. "The AAP has decided to challenge the erroneous order of the learned Metropolitan...
  • Kejriwal writes open letter on landing in jail; AAP plans mass drive May 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal explained to his supporters the circumstances behind him being in jail even as his party launched a mass contact programme over the issue to strengthen its support base with an eye on Assembly elections in Delhi. "I took on former BJP president Nitin...
  • Kejriwal to stay in jail till June 6, says will not furnish bail bond May 23, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) National Convener Arvind Kejriwal has been sent to 14-day judicial custody in the defamation case filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nitin Gadkari. Kejriwal, a former Delhi chief minister, was sent to Tihar Jail after he refused to sign a personal bond of Rs...
  • Is AAP reaching a political dead end? May 23, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) National Convener Arvind Kejriwal has been sent to 14-day judicial custody in the defamation case filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nitin Gadkari. Kejriwal, a former Delhi chief minister, was sent to Tihar Jail after he refused to sign a personal bond of Rs...
  • Kejriwal writes to supporters from Tihar claiming innocence May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: After being sent to 14-day judicial custody in the defamation case filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nitin Gadkari, AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Friday wrote letters to his supporters from Tihar. The AAP leader also asked his supporters to give his letter in each and...
  • BJP faces revolt over naming Kiran Bedi for Delhi CM May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: A storm is brewing in the BJP with many Delhi leaders allegedly threatening to "not cooperate" and even "lose deliberately" if former top cop Kiran Bedi was named the party's next chief ministerial nominee, party sources said. "There is severe opposition to her (Bedi) in the party. A...
  • Gadkari defamation case: Arvind Kejriwal jailed for 14 days, next hearing on June 6 May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) National Convener Arvind Kejriwal has been sent to 14-day judicial custody in the defamation case filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nitin Gadkari. Kejriwal, a former Delhi chief minister, was sent to Tihar Jail after he refused to sign a personal bond...
  • Kejriwal spends two nights in jail, hearing in defamation case today May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal has already spent two nights in police custody and will be brought to court on Friday. This after Kejriwal refused to pay the bail bond in the defamation case filed by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari. The BJP leader has alleged that...
  • Kejriwal arrest: AAP defiant, says won't pay the bail bond May 22, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday granted bail to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Yogendra Yadav after he was detained for protesting outside the Tihar jail where AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal is lodged. The court ordered Yadav to be released on a personal bond of Rs 5,000. However, the area...
  • AAP's Yogendra Yadav gets bail after being detained for protesting outside Tihar May 22, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday granted bail to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Yogendra Yadav after he was detained for protesting outside the Tihar jail where AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal is lodged. The court ordered Yadav to be released on a personal bond of Rs 5,000. The court said...
  • Kejriwal in jail, AAP to launch door-to-door contact programme May 22, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday decided to launch a door-to-door contact programme to apprise people about the circumstances leading to party chief Arvind Kejriwal's arrest in a criminal defamation case instead of holding protest against it. The decision was taken at a meeting a number of AAP...
  • Kejriwal won't pay bail bond, media portrayal unfair, says his wife May 22, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal remains in the Tihar Jail for another day. He was sent to a two-day judicial custody on Wednesday when he refused to pay a bail bond in a defamation case filed by Nitin Gadkari. ...
  • AAP to challenge Patiala House Court order on Arvind Kejriwal's arrest if the judge insists on a bail bond on May 23 May 22, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party will challenge the Patiala House Court order on its convenor Arvind Kejriwal's arrest after refusing to pay the bail bond in the Nitin Gadkari defamation case if the judge still insists on the bail bond. The case is set to come up for hearing...
  • Kejriwal in Tihar, AAP questions court order; BJP says it's a 'stunt' May 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal spent Wednesday night in the Tihar Jail after he was taken into custody when he refused to pay a bail bond in the Nitin Gadkari defamation case. The police have imposed prohibitory orders outside the Tihar Jail. There was high drama in...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 21, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is Kejriwal resorting to another political stunt? May 21, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal was on Wednesday taken into judicial custody by the Delhi Police in connection with the a criminal defamation complaint filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nitin Gadkari. Kejriwal had alleged that Gadkari was one of the most corrupt leaders of India following which...
  • Kejriwal jailed, AAP workers arrested for protest, Sec 144 imposed near Tihar May 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal's arrest in connection with the defamation suite filed by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari was followed by high voltage drama at Tihar Jail where the former Delhi CM is lodged for two days. Chaotic scenes were witnessed outside the Tihar jail on Wednesday evening...
  • Kejriwal refuses to pay bail bond, jailed in Gadkari defamation case May 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal was on Wednesday taken into judicial custody by the Delhi Police in connection with the a criminal defamation complaint filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nitin Gadkari. Kejriwal had alleged that Gadkari was one of the most corrupt leaders of India...
  • Police arrest over 70 AAP supporters, impose Section 144 near Tihar jail May 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Chaotic scenes were witnessed outside the Tihar jail on Wednesday after Aam Aadmi Party supporters protested against their leader Arvind Kejriwal's arrest in connection with a criminal defamation complaint filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nitin Gadkari. Around 70-80 workers including some Delhi MLAs and other senior leaders...
  • Kejriwal to spend the night in Tihar's Jail no 3 May 21, 2014

    AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal was arrested and sent to judicial custody on Wednesday in connection with a defamation case filed by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari. ...
  • AAP supporters back Kejriwal, say ready to go to jail with him May 21, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal was on Wednesday taken into judicial custody by the Delhi Police in connection with the a criminal defamation complaint filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nitin Gadkari. AAP supporters said that they are ready to stay in jail with him. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal sent to jail for 2 days in Gadkari defamation case May 21, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal has been arrested in a defamation case filed by former Bharatiya Janata Party president Nitin Gadkari. ...
  • Kejriwal refuses to pay bail bond, arrested in Gadkari defamation case May 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal was on Wednesday taken into judicial custody by the Delhi Police in connection with the a criminal defamation complaint filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nitin Gadkari. Kejriwal had alleged that Gadkari was one of the most corrupt leaders of India...
  • Defamation complaint: Kejriwal refuses to give bail bond May 21, 2014

    Former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday refused to furnish a bail bond in connection with a criminal defamation complaint filed against him by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari before a court in New Delhi which asked if the AAP leader was looking for "some exceptional treatment". Kejriwal, who appeared before...
  • Speculation rife over BJP naming Kiran Bedi as Delhi CM candidate May 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi could soon be seen as part of active politics after she expressed her political ambitions. According to sources, former Bharatiya Janata Party president Nitin Gadkari has assured Bedi that she will be projected as the party's Delhi Chief Ministerial candidate if Dr Harsh...
  • People believe that Modi can make a difference in country: Nitin Gadkari May 16, 2014

    BJP leader Nitin Gadkari said that people have given them good votes. "We are very happy that people could trust Narendra Modi and believe that he can make a difference in the country. We are going to form a very strong government," he said. ...