Kejriwal

  • AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal wins TIME 100 readers' poll 23-04-2014 11:56 PM

    New Delhi: Former Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal has won the readers' poll for the 2014 TIME 100, TIME's annual list of people who influenced the world this past year. According to the poll, Kejriwal has received a total of 261,114 "yes" votes from readers...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 23-04-2014 10:31 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: AAP's Somnath Bharti beaten up by BJP wokers in Varanasi 23-04-2014 08:41 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party supporters beat up Aam Aadmi Party leader Somnath Bharti during the filming television show on India TV. The incident took place up at Assi Ghat in Varanasi. AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal was in Varanasi on Wednesday to file his nomination papers. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal, wife declare assets worth over Rs 2 crore 23-04-2014 08:05 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday declared movable and immovable assets worth Rs 2.14 crore belonging to him and his wife. In his affidavit filed along with nomination papers for the Lok Sabha election from this constituency, the AAP supremo also mentioned about six cases that are pending...
  • A Billion Votes: Should academicians refrain from political activism? 23-04-2014 07:47 PM

    A major row has sparked off in Mumbai after the principal of the city's prestigious St Xavier's College has written to his students, urging them to 'choose well' while voting on Thursday. ...
  • Kejriwal's aide Somnath Bharti thrashed by BJP men in Varanasi during a TV show 23-04-2014 07:42 PM

    According to latest reports, some BJP supporters on Wednesday brutally thrashed AAP leader and Arvind Kejriwal's aide Somnath Bharti during a show of a news channel. The incident took place at Varanasi. Somnath Bharti's car and his driver were also attacked, initial reports said. Earlier, Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday had...
  • Don't approve of Ilmi's remarks, AAP doesn't practise politics of religion: Kejriwal 23-04-2014 06:37 PM

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejrial on Wednesday said he did not approve of colleague Shazia Ilmi's remarks on Muslims. Ilmi was caught on camera telling a group of Muslim leaders that they should try and be communal, instead of secular. "Shazia Ilmi shouldn't have said what she...
  • Arvind Kejriwal pips Narendra Modi in Time magazine's poll 23-04-2014 04:55 PM

    New York: Aam Aadmi Party founder Arvind Kejriwal is leading the Time magazine's readers poll of 100 Most Influential People in the world with the highest percentage of 'yes' votes, pipping BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and American singer Katy Perry. With some three weeks left in India's marathon...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Arvind Kejriwal files nomination from Varanasi 23-04-2014 03:12 PM

    Varanasi: AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal filed his nomination from Varanasi amidst the presence of huge number supporters. Seeing the presence of people at outside the nomination centre, Kejriwal said, "massive response we got from the people of Varanasi shows that the people have decided not to choose between the Congress...
  • Kejriwal blames Modi, Rahul for 'helicopter politics' 23-04-2014 12:55 PM

    Varanasi: AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal, in Varanasi, targetted BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for travelling in helicopters and being aloof from the common man. Recalling his experience from his recent visit to Amethi, he said that the people don't get to see Rahul....
  • Arvind Kejriwal no challenge to Narendra Modi, says Varanasi Mayor 23-04-2014 10:11 AM

    BJP Mayor from Varanasi Ram Gopal asserted that AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal is no challenge to Narendra Modi. "There is no fight against Kejriwal because the decision has already been made. Modi will win everyone knows. Only the counting of votes needs to be done. Even if Modi is not...
  • Live: Arvind Kejriwal files his nomination from Varanasi 23-04-2014 09:33 AM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal will be filing his nomination in Varanasi today for the Lok Sabha elections. He is fighting against BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi. Here are the latest updates related to his nomination. ...
  • Kejriwal to file his nomination today 23-04-2014 08:15 AM

    Varanasi: Aam Admi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal will be filing nomination in Varanasi at 12:30 pm on Wednesday. He will foot march before filing his nomination. The procession is expected to have only one open jeep which will be used by Kejriwal to respond to people standing along roadside for...
  • Quami Ekta Dal may support Kejriwal in Varanasi in a bid to defeat Modi 23-04-2014 12:19 AM

    Varanasi: Quami Ekta Dal, being led by mafia-don-turned politician Mukhtar Ansari, on Tuesday said the party will support AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal if he emerges as the strongest candidate with a potential to defeat BJP leader Narendra Modi. "However, a final call on the matter will be taken at a...
  • LIVE: Arvind Kejriwal begins road show 22-04-2014 06:01 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal will file his nomination on Thursday for the high-profile electoral contest in this historic temple town in which the former Delhi Chief Minister will face stiff challenge from BJPs Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi. Last month, Kejriwal had announced that he will contest from...
  • Security beefed up a day before Narendra Modi files nomination from Varanasi 22-04-2014 04:14 PM

    Security in this temple town has been tightened significantly ahead of filing of nomination by Narendra Modi on Thursday and a high-level police team from Gujarat has arrived here to ensure a fool-proof cordon around the BJP's Prime Ministerial nominee. Additional security forces have been deployed across the city including...
  • Election tourism on the rise in Varanasi 22-04-2014 01:18 PM

    Foreigners keen on experiencing a slice of Indian elections are being treated to guided tours of this holy city and many of them have taken this opportunity to create awareness among voters urging them to exercise their franchise. As political decibels rise, Varanasi is turning into a tourist magnet. "These...
  • Opponents plan to slice up Narendra Modi's Varanasi pie 21-04-2014 08:41 PM

    Far from the high-decibel campaigning and 24x7 politicking that are setting the stage for the most interesting contest of the 2014 Lok Sabha election, there are pointers in this temple town that BJP challenger Narendra Modi might not have a cakewalk in the high-profile constituency. Readying for a "close finish"...
  • Kejriwal campaigns in Amethi, says won't assume Delhi CM post until AAP gets majority 21-04-2014 04:42 PM

    Defending his decision of resigning as the Delhi Chief Minister, AAP leader Arvid Kejriwal has said his "soul did not allow me" to continue and that he will "not think" of assuming the post until his party gets easy majority to run the state government on their own terms. On...
  • FIR registered against Kejriwal, Vishwas and 10 others for violating poll code 21-04-2014 03:43 PM

    An FIR was on Monday registered against AAP leaders Arvind Kejriwal and Kumar Vishwas and 10 others for allegedly violating the model code of conduct and prohibitory orders. The FIR was lodged at Gauriganj police station here after authorities reviewed the video of Vishwas' campaign, Circle officer Naveen Kumar Singh...
  • CJ Youngistan: A song that defines the top three PM candidates 21-04-2014 11:20 AM

    Man.Goes Human, a Delhi based experimental/Indie band sings about the three Prime Ministerial aspirants. ...
  • District officials briefly stop Kejriwal's roadshow, issue challan 21-04-2014 07:34 AM

    The roadshow by AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal in Amethi was on Sunday stopped briefly by district and police officials, who issued challan for one of the vehicles for not having proper papers. The motorcade of AAP leaders were stopped and checked near Gauriganj when Kejriwal and his colleagues were holding...
  • Modi gets more 'no' votes than Justin Bieber in TIME poll 21-04-2014 07:23 AM

    New Delhi: BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi had many more "no" votes than Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber and polled far fewer popular votes than AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal in a TIME 100 list of the most influential people in the world live poll as of late Sunday. The...
  • CJ Youngistan: Neville Shah's comical take on elections 21-04-2014 01:06 AM

    Stand-up comic Neville Shah's comical take on the political news events of the week. Watch, it will get you laughing. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 21-04-2014 12:54 AM

    In this episode: From rights of transgenders to the absence of basic civic amenities, young voters pick up CJ mike to raise the issues that affect their vote. Also, more spoofs, songs and youth voices about major election related developments of the week. ...
  • Modi to hold 5 rallies today; Kejriwal to campaign in Amethi 20-04-2014 09:08 AM

    New Delhi: As a last-ditch effort to woo the voters ahead of the polls, several political parties including the BJP and the AAP will be holding rallies across the country on Sunday. Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will be holding five rallies on Sunday. He will address...
  • Arvind Kejriwal to campaign for Kumar Vishwas in Amethi today 20-04-2014 08:54 AM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal to campaign for Kumar Vishwas in Amethi on Sunday. Amethi goes to polls on May 7. Vishwas will be contesting against Rahul Gandhi and Smriti Irani in the constituency. The Uttar Pradesh police had on Friday night registered a complaint against Vishwas and hundred others for...