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  • 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 14day 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 14day 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 14day 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 14day 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 doortodoor contact programme May 22, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday decided to launch a doortodoor 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 twoday 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 7080 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. ...
  • Counting of votes in 48 Maharashtra constituencies on Friday May 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Counting of votes for all 48 Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra where 897 candidates are in the fray would take place on Friday amid tight security arrangements. There will be 40 counting centres for the constituencies, including four in Mumbai, a senior official from the State Chief Electoral office...
  • Quartet in BJP Core Group to take key decisions May 14, 2014

    Ahead of possible government formation, a group of four top leaders, including Narendra Modi and party chief Rajnath Singh, has emerged as BJP's Core Group that is expected to take all key decisions. The meeting of the group, which also includes former party chief Nitin Gadkari and Arun Jaitley, took place...
  • Jaitley may get Finance, Sushma Defence if the NDA comes to power May 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The top Bharatiya Janata Party leadership, confident of the NDA coming to power, will go into a huddle on Wednesday to chart out the party's next steps after the counting of votes on May 16. BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, party chief Rajnath...
  • BJP begins post poll planning, Modi to meet top leadership today May 14, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Confident of victory in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections with the exit polls giving the NDA a clear mandate, the Bharatiya Janata Party has now gone into a huddle to chalk out a post poll strategy. The BJP is also holding meetings to decide on who will be its...