Kapil Sibal

  • LS polls: Congress attacks Narendra Modi, Ramdev on black money issue 18-04-2014 05:14 PM

    New Delhi: After releasing a three-year-old CD of Uma Bharti attacking Narendra Modi, Congress on Friday latched on to another video clip featuring yoga guru Ramdev to raise embarrassing questions on the BJP Prime Ministerial candidate's campaign against black money. Taking the battle to the Modi turf of Gujarat, Union...
  • Modi no one to look at FDI, he behaves as if he is the PM: Sibal 18-04-2014 03:51 PM

    Reacting on Narendra Modi's comment that he will take a relook at FDI if he becomes the Prime Minister, Union Minister Kapil Sibal said, "Who is Modi to relook at FDI. He has already started thinking that he is the PM." ...
  • Modi a habitual liar, never addresses press conferences: Kapil Sibal 16-04-2014 01:11 PM

    In an interview on Tuesday, BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi dodged questions on the 2002 Gujarat riots saying, "The Congress must give an account of its sins first." ...
  • Congress demands FIR against Swamy over remark against Priyanka 16-04-2014 11:37 AM

    New Delhi: The Congress on Wednesday complainedto the Election Commission against BJP leader Subramanian Swamy for a particularly caustic remark he made about Priyanka Gandhi. Swamy reportedly called Priyanka an alcoholic and said that she would have been thrashed if she contested the elections from Varanasi since she drank too...
  • SC declines to stay trial court proceedings against Kejriwal, AAP leaders 15-04-2014 01:30 PM

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to stay the proceedings in the trial court in a defamation case filed by Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal's son Amit against former Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and AAP leaders Shazia Ilmi, Prashant Bhushan and Manish Sisodia. A bench comprising justices H L Dattu and...
  • Swamy accuses Sibal of not disclosing companies owned by wife 12-04-2014 06:07 PM

    New Delhi: Accusing Law Minister Kapil Sibal of "wilfully" not disclosing details of companies owned by his wife in his election affidavit, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday approached the Election Commission seeking action against the Congress candidate from Chandni Chowk. Sibal, however, rejected the charge. In a petition to...
  • A Billion Votes: Congress moves EC over Modi hiding his marital status 11-04-2014 07:40 PM

    The Congress has filed a complaint with the Election Commission against Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for hiding his marital status. On behalf of the Congress, Union Minister Kapil Sibal has approached the EC stating that Modi filed "wrong affidavits till 2012" and has urged the EC...
  • Congress has accepted defeat against Narendra Modi: BJP 11-04-2014 07:12 PM

    New Delhi: War of words has escalated between the BJP and the Congress over Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's marital status. Reacting to the controversy over the row over Modi's marital status, BJP said that the Congress has resorted to personal attacks as they have accepted defeat against him. "Anyone...
  • Congress files complaint with EC on Modi hiding his marital status 11-04-2014 04:47 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress has filed a complaint with the Election Commission against Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for hiding his marital status. On behalf of the Congress, Union Minister Kapil Sibal has approached the EC stating that Modi filed "wrong affidavits till 2012" and has urged...
  • LS polls: Northeast Delhi records highest voter turnout 11-04-2014 12:13 AM

    New Delhi: Northeast Delhi constituency, where sitting Congress MP JP Agarwal, BJP's Manoj Tiwari and AAP's Anand Kumar are in the fray, recorded the highest voter turn out among the seven Lok Sabha seats in the national capital at 67.08 per cent. Chandni Chowk recorded the second highest voter turnout...
  • LS polls: Delhi Sex workers feel empowered after casting vote 10-04-2014 06:10 PM

    New Delhi: Sex workers living in Delhi's infamous GB Road red-light area on Thursday came out in good numbers to cast their vote and were extremely happy to have equal power and representation in the formation of the new government. Coming in groups of friends and families, these women headed...
  • In Old Delhi, some know who to vote, some in dilemma 10-04-2014 04:26 PM

    Chandni Chowk (New Delhi): Anger, hope, uncertainty... Voters in Old Delhi, home to a large number of Muslims, were in different moods as they voted in Chandni Chowk constituency. The Muslim-dominated Ballimaran area in Chandni Chowk has always been a Congress stronghold. In fact, outgoing MP and central minister Kapil...
  • Watch: 77-year-old Chandni Chowk resident comes to vote on wheelchair 10-04-2014 08:38 AM

    It's a three-way battle in Chandni Chowk with Congress' s Kapil Sibal, BJP's Harshvardhan and AAP's Ashutosh in the fray. ...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Delhi records nearly 64 per cent voter turnout till 6 pm 10-04-2014 08:04 AM

    New Delhi: According to the Election Commission, around 64 per cent polling has been reported in Delhi till 6 pm. It is likely to go up as voting continued beyond 6 pm in some areas across the city. The national capital recorded 52 per cent voter turnout till 3 pm...
  • Kejriwal gets EC notice for gathering with crowd at Jantar Mantar 09-04-2014 07:26 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Election Commission has issued a notice to Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal for gathering at Jantar Mantar with crowd on Wednesday without prior intimation. Campaigning for the Lok Sabha polls in Delhi had ended at 6pm on Tuesday as the state goes to polls on April...
  • Will prosecute Ashutosh over his allegations against me: Kapil Sibal 09-04-2014 02:04 PM

    A day before Delhi goes to vote- the battle for Chandni Chowk is heating up. After AAP candidate Ashutosh demanded that his Congress opponent Kapil Sibal's nomination be cancelled and accused him of distributing money to voters, Sibal has now threatened Ashutosh with legal action. ...
  • AAP's Ashutosh accuses Sibal of distributing money in Chandni Chowk 09-04-2014 09:26 AM

    New Delhi: Just a day before Lok Sabha elections in New Delhi, Chandni Chowk Aam Aadmi Party candidate Ashutosh has alleged distribution of money in his constituency by his opponent and Congress candidate Kapil Sibal. He has in fact demanded that Sibal's nomination be cancelled. While campaigning for the elections...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai @ ground zero: Campaign trail in Chandni Chowk 07-04-2014 10:57 PM

    Out of the seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi, the most keenly watched election will be the one for the Chandni Chowk constituency where two time MP Kapil Sibal of Congress will contest against AAP's candidate Ashutosh and BJP's Harsh Vardhan. In the run up to Lok Sabha polling in...
  • Modi has an agenda, he won't clarify or apologise: Kapil Sibal 07-04-2014 06:23 PM

    Union Minister Kapil Sibal said that if Narendra Modi does not agree with Amit Shah then he should say so clearly. "Modi will never clarify, he will never apologies" Sibal added. ...
  • Sibal slams Vasundhara Raje, says she made an irresponsible statement 05-04-2014 05:22 PM

    Taking a dig at Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raja's comment on Congress leader Imran Masood, Union Minister Kapil Sibal said that she has made a completely irresponsible statement. It is the evidence that BJP wants to spread the RSS ideology. ...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Chandni Chowk, East Delhi 03-04-2014 11:47 PM

    Out of the seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi, the most keenly watched election will be the one for the Chandni Chowk constituency where Congress's Kapil Sibal, AAP's Ashutosh and BJP's Harsh Vardhan are contesting. Just days to go before 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN's Parikshit Luthra visits Chandni Chowk...
  • LS polls: Muslims to play key role in Delhi's Chandni Chowk 02-04-2014 04:31 PM

    In the demographically colourful and historically significant Chandni Chowk constituency, a blockbuster contest is in the offing among Congress' Kapil Sibal, BJP's Harsh Vardhan and AAP's journalist-turned- politician Ashutosh to win the prestigious seat. Though traditionally a Congress stronghold- the constituency is expected to witness division of Muslim votes between...
  • Harsh Vardhan accuses Sibal of waiving off Ambani's penalty 01-04-2014 06:41 PM

    BJP Delhi chief Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday accused his contender from Chandni Chowk and Union Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal of waiving off a penalty worth Rs 650 crore which was supposed to be paid by Anil Ambani's Reliance Communications and demanded a judicial inquiry in the case. "Corruption and crony...
  • Kapil Sibal scores above average on MPs performance card 31-03-2014 09:59 AM

    Congress leader and Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal has scored above the average rating in a survey that rated MPs' performance. The survey has been done by CNN-IBN and ADR. The two times MP from Chandni Chowk and former HRD minister, Sibal's overall rating is 6.4 out of 10, which...
  • Watch: On campaign trail with Sibal, Harshvardhan, Ashutosh 29-03-2014 02:59 PM

    Out of the seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi, the most keenly watched election will be the one for the Chandni Chowk constituency. Two-time Congress MP Kapil Sibal is facing tough opposition from BJP's Harshvardhan and Aam Aadmi Party's Ashutosh. CNN-IBN caught up with them on the campaign trail. ...
  • Why haven't social audits been implemented in all states? Aamir Khan questions Kapil Sibal, Arvind Kejriwal 28-03-2014 11:13 AM

    In an interesting interaction organised by ABP News channel, Aamir Khan got to question politicians from three parties- Congress, BJP and AAP, on issues of corruption, RTI and social audits. And what came of it was quite amusing. Aamir's show 'Satyamev Jayate' had recently highlighted the governments accountability in every...
  • BJP hijacked by one person, says Kapil Sibal 24-03-2014 07:38 PM

    Sharpening his attack on Narendra Modi, Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Monday said the BJP has been "hijacked" by one person who is taking decisions on allocating and denying tickets to party veterans. He also slammed a section of the media for projecting Modi as "one solution for all problems."...
  • Congress has been handling corruption, media not fare to us: Sibal 23-03-2014 11:41 PM

    New Delhi: Union Minister Kapil Sibal on Sunday lambasted at the media for not being fair to the Congress saying that it's the Congress which has been handling corruption in India. "The media has not been fair, because they have not been putting our point of view to the people...
  • Modi can never be the Prime Minister, says Kapil Sibal 23-03-2014 05:24 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress has out rightly dismissed BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi as a credible challenge in the forth coming Lok Sabha elections. Union Minister Kapil Sibal claimed that no matter how hard the Gujarat strongman tries he can never be the Prime Minister of the country. Speaking...