HORSE TRADING

  • AAP is only harming itself, says MA Naqvi March 13, 2015

    The Bharatiya Janata Party hit out at the Aam Aadmi Party over the surfacing of videos alleging horse-trading by party leaders. BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said, "The AAP is only harming itself, their policies have backfired. There are no shortcuts in politics, AAP should realise that." ...
  • AAP's Sanjay Singh offered cabinet positions to 6 Congress MLAs in 2014, claims Congress's Muhammad Khan March 12, 2015

    New Delhi: As infighting in the Aam Aadmi Party gets ugly and allegations of luring rivals MLAs surface, another video of alleged horse-trading has surfaced. Former Congress MLA Asif Muhammad Khan has now claimed that AAP leader Sanjay Singh offered cabinet positions to Congress MLAs if six of them, 4...
  • 'Sorry Mr Kejriwal, you just lost one voter' March 12, 2015

    I must confess that much through the India Against Corruption movement and the initial period of the Aam Aadmi party, I was living outside the country. But watching those dramatic pictures coming through a video feed in our office in Beijing, looking at the swelling crowds at the Ram Lila...
  • Political realignment a reality, does not mean horse trading: Ashish Khetan March 12, 2015

    Former AAP MLA Rajesh Garg released an audio of his conversation with Arvind Kejriwal showing how the latter allegedly wanted to encourage horse-trading in 2014. Reacting to this, AAP leader Ashish Khetan said, "Political realignment is a reality but it cannot be considered to be horse trading." ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories March 11, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob March 11, 2015

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  • Is the Aam Aadmi Party in self-destruct mode? March 11, 2015

    In a major setback for the Aam Aadmi Party, senior leader from Maharashtra Anjali Damania quit the party on Wednesday after a former AAP MLA Rajesh Garg released an audio of his conversation with Kejriwal showing how the latter allegedly wanted to encourage horse-trading in 2014. ...
  • News 360: Ex-AAP MLA stings Arvind Kejriwal; Anjali Damania quits party March 11, 2015

    In a major setback for the Aam Aadmi Party, senior leader from Maharashtra Anjali Damania quit the party on Wednesday after a former AAP MLA Rajesh Garg released an audio of his conversation with Kejriwal showing how the latter allegedly wanted to encourage horse-trading in 2014. ...
  • Political realignment a reality, does not mean horse trading, says AAP leader Ashish Khetan March 11, 2015

    Defending allegations of horse-trading against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, AAP leader Ashish Khetan said, "Political realignment is a reality and horse trading is a political evil." ...
  • AAP horse trading row: Ex-AAP MLA Rajesh Garg says tape which he leaked is 100 per cent authentic March 11, 2015

    Earlier on Wednesday a former AAP MLA Rajesh Garg released an audio of his conversation with Kejriwal showing how the latter allegedly wanted to encourage horse-trading in 2014. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, Garg said, "The tape is 100 per cent authentic, there is no fabrication." ...
  • House-trading row: DPCC chief Ajay Maken says AAP did approach Congress MLAs March 11, 2015

    Reacting on the allegations of horse-trading against Delhi Chief Minister and AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal, DPCC chief Ajay Maken said, "AAP did approach our MLAs but we have always maintained this." ...
  • AAP horse-trading row: Test audio tape first then make allegations, says Sanjay Singh March 11, 2015

    Reacting on the allegations of horse-trading against Delhi Chief Minister and AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal, party leader said that test the audio first and then make allegations. Earlier on Wednesday a former AAP MLA Rajesh Garg released an audio of his conversation with Kejriwal showing how the latter allegedly...
  • Cartoon of the day: AAP pratices horse trading? March 11, 2015

    In a major setback for the Aam Aadmi Party, senior leader from Maharashtra Anjali Damania quit the party on Wednesday. The development took place following allegations of horse-trading against Delhi Chief Minister and AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal. ...
  • Anjali Damania quits AAP after former party MLA accuses Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal of horse-trading March 11, 2015

    Mumbai: In a major setback for the Aam Aadmi Party, senior leader from Maharashtra Anjali Damania quit the party on Wednesday. The development took place following allegations of horse-trading against Delhi Chief Minister and AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal. She announced her decision on Twitter, saying she joined the AAP based...
  • BJP will form Delhi govt in 'fully democratic way': Ram Madhav September 14, 2014

    Varanasi: Brushing aside AAP's allegations of horsetrading, BJP general secretary Ram Madhav on Sunday said his party would form the government in Delhi in "fully democratic way". Asserting that his party was not in favour of forming the government through undemocratic means, Madhav said "had there been such things (horsetrading) then...
  • Kejriwal meets Commissioner, seeks FIR against BJP leaders involved in horse trading September 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday met Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi and sought FIR against the BJP leaders who allegedly tried to poach his party MLAs in a bid to form government in the national capital. This comes just days after the party released a video...
  • Horse trading case: JMM MLA Sita Soren surrenders in court February 25, 2014

    Ruling JMM MLA Sita Soren, the daughter-in-law of former Chief Minister Shibu Soren, on Tuesday surrendered to a local court in Ranchi in a case of horse trading registered by CBI after Election Commission of India rescinded the original notification for the 2012 Rajya Sabha polls for Jharkhand. Sita Soren surrendered...
  • Nitish, Bihar Assembly Speaker behind RJD MLAs' revolt: Lalu Prasad February 25, 2014

    Patna: A day after some of his MLAs announced they were resigning from his party, RJD chief Lalu Prasad has hit out at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who he claims is poaching his MLAs in collusion with the Bihar Assembly Speaker. "Nitish Kumar ek number ka ghatiya insaan hai. Dorey daal...
  • RJD fire-fights rebellion in Bihar, calls for headcount of MLAs February 25, 2014

    Patna: RJD chief Lalu Prasad could well do without moments of anxiety such as these. Just hours after 13 of his 22 MLAs said they were splitting from the party, six of them later turned up at his doorstep reiterating their allegiance. They said the reports were false and that...
  • Finance Minister Rajendra Prasad presents 201415 state Budget amid din February 21, 2014

    Jharkhand Finance Minister Rajendra Prasad Singh on Friday presented a budget of Rs 50,387.70 crore for FY 201415. The nonplan expenditure is estimated at Rs 23,632.73 crore and the plan expenditure at Rs 26,754.97 crore. The Minister, however, projected a fiscal deficit of Rs 4,913.70 crore, an estimated 2.30 per cent of...
  • Absconding JMM MLA Sita Soren's anticipatory bail plea rejected February 20, 2014

    Jharkhand High Court on Thursdayrejected the anticipatory bail plea of ruling JMM MLA SitaSoren, who is facing warrants from a lower court in connectionwith a case of horse trading during Rajya Sabha polls in 2012and asked her to surrender to the lower court within a week. Dismissing her petition, Justice Amitav...
  • Horse trading case: Charges framed against industrialists RK Agarwal, Pawan Dhoot February 15, 2014

    A special CBI court has framed charges against industrialists RK Agarwal and Pawan Dhoot and independent candidates in the rescinded 2012 Rajya Sabha polls, and one Sunil Maheswari. The three were accused in the 'horse trading' case lodged by the CBI after cancellation of the 2012 Rajya Sabha elections for two...
  • 2012 RS horse trading case: Court gives nod to attach JMM MLA's property February 2, 2014

    A CBI court on Saturday granted the investigating agency permission to attach the property of JMM MLA Sita Soren in connection with the 2012 horse trading case. Court of RK Choudhary directed the attachment of property of Sita Soren as well as her father BN Majhi. Sita is the sisterinlaw of...
  • CBI court's nod to attach JMM MLA Sita Soren's property in RS horse trading case February 1, 2014

    A CBI court on Saturday granted the investigating agency permission to attach the property of JMM MLA Sita Soren in connection with the 2012 horse trading case. Court of R K Choudhary directed the attachment of property of Sita Soren as well as her father BN Majhi. Sita is the sisterinlaw...
  • 2012 RS horse trading case: Court rejects RK Agarwal's bail plea January 26, 2014

    A special CBI court on Saturday rejected the bail petition of industrialist R K Agarwal, an accused in the 'horse trading' case lodged by the CBI after cancellation of the 2012 Rajya Sabha elections for two seats in Jharkhand. The court of R K Choudhary, which reserved judgement on the petition...
  • 2012 horse trading case: HC revokes stay order on JMM MLA Sita Soren January 25, 2014

    Jharkhand High Court on Friday revoked its stay order on JMM MLA Sita Soren in connection with the 2012 horse trading case lodged following cash seizure on the polling day of Rajya Sabha elections. The bench of Justice R R Prasad revoked the stay order it had given after Soren petitioned...
  • Jharkhand: HC extends stay on Dhoot's arrest till May 8 May 1, 2013

    Ranchi: Jharkhand High Court on Wednesday extended till May 8 the stay order given against the arrest of industrialist Pawan Kumar Dhoot, who as an independent candidate is accused in the horse trading issue during 2012 Rajya Sabha polls. After hearing petitions of Dhoot and another industrialist Sunil Maheswari, the single...
  • Arjun Munda says dissolve Jharkhand Assembly January 16, 2013

    Jamshedpur: Justifying his recommendation for dissolution of the Jharkhand Assembly and fresh elections in the state, caretaker Chief Minister Arjun Munda on Wednesday questioned why some political parties were demanding time from the Governor to form an alternative government if they had the numbers. "We have witnessed political parties are seeking...
  • Orissa Govt to probe RS horsetrading tapes June 17, 2011

    Bhuvaneshwar: More heads might roll over the alleged horsetrading in the last Rajya Sabha elections in Orissa. After suspending MLA Shibaji Majhi, the Congress is expected to take action against another MLA Gregory Minz who abstained from voting despite the party whip. The role of another congress MLA ...
  • Orissa horsetrading row: Cong MLA suspended June 15, 2011

    New Delhi: Orissa has been hit by a political storm with two audio tapes allegedly exposing horsetrading during last year's Rajya Sabha elections coming to light. CNNIBN has a copy of the tape that shows how two ministers and one senior MP of the ruling Biju Janta Dal (BJD) bribed an...