PRASHANT BHUSHAN

  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 5 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Court to deliver verdict on May 6 in Salman Khan hit-and-run case 5 days ago

    Salman Khan's fate in the 2002 hit-and-run case will be known on May 6 when a Mumbai court delivers the judgement. The actor is being tried for culpable homicide not amounting to murder for allegedly killing one person and injuring four others in 2002. If convicted he faces a 10-year...
  • AAP crisis: Rebels ousted in midnight coup 5 days ago

    After being booted out of the Aam Aadmi Party on Monday night, former party leader Yogendra Yadav blamed his ouster on the "high command culture" developing in the outfit. Yadav said the expulsion of four leaders by the AAP leadership shows that the party had failed to counter the high...
  • Disciplinary committee formed is illegal, says Prashant Bhushan 5 days ago

    Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday trained guns at AAP disciplinary committee members Ashish Khetan and Pankaj Gupta, and said that the ones who have taken disciplinary action are the ones who are themselves facing serious charges. ...
  • Yogendra Yadav takes on AAP leadership, says high command culture now a part of Kejriwal's outfit 5 days ago

    New Delhi: After being booted out of the Aam Aadmi Party on Monday night, former party leader Yogendra Yadav blamed his ouster on the "high command culture" developing in the outfit. Yadav said the expulsion of four leaders by the AAP leadership shows that the party had failed to counter...
  • Ugly war of words in AAP, Ashish Khetan dares Bhushans to prove their honesty 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Even though four rebel leaders have been expelled from the Aam Aadmi Party, and ugly war of words has broken out between those who have been booted out and the party leadership. After ousted AAP leader Prashant Bhushan made explosive allegations against AAP leader Ashish Khetan of planting...
  • Expelled rebels Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadav train guns on AAP leaders, fume over party's decision 5 days ago

    New Delhi: In an expected decision taken late on Monday night, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) showed the door to rebel leaders Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan, Anand Kumar and Ajit Jha after accusing them of gross indiscipline and anti-party activities. Both Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav went on the offensive after...
  • AAP has become a party of dictators like the khap panchayat, says Prashant Bhushan after expulsion 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Going all out to attack the Aam Aadmi Party and its chief Arvind Kejriwal, expelled leader Prashant Bhushan alleged the party is being run by dictators. "AAP has become a party of dictators like the khap panchayat. What has happened is illegal and undemocratic. Dreams have been shattered by...
  • Dragged and thrown out of my own house, says an upset Yogendra Yadav after AAP expels him 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Cracking the whip, the Aam Aadmi Party's national disciplinary committee on Monday expelled rebel leaders Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan, Anand Kumar and Ajit Jha for anti-party activities and "gross indiscipline". Upset over the decision, Yadav said that he feels like he has been thrown out of his own...
  • AAP expels rebel leaders Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan, Anand Kumar and Ajit Jha 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party(AAP) on Monday expelled rebel leaders Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan, Anand Kumar and Ajit Jha for 'anti-party' activities, party spokesperson Deepak Bajpai said. The decision to expel the four leaders was taken at AAP National Disciplinary Committee which met on April 20. The committee claimed that...
  • Prashant Bhushan slam AAP leaders 6 days ago

    Making serious charges against Aam Aadmi Party leaders, rebel leader Prashant Bhushan alleged that Ashish Khetan planted stories for Essar in Tehelka magazine where he used to work. "Ashish Khetan planted stories for Essar in Tehelka. He wrote stories in favour of 2G accused. Essar paid Tehelka Rs 3 crore...
  • News 360: Prashant Bhushan hits back at AAP leadership 6 days ago

    Making serious charges against Aam Aadmi Party leaders, rebel leader Prashant Bhushan alleged that Ashish Khetan planted stories for Essar in Tehelka magazine where he used to work. ...
  • Yogendra Yadav replies to AAP notice, calls it a pre-scripted drama 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Rebel Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Yogendra Yadav called the show-cause notice issued to him by the party a "pre-scripted drama" where the outcome is already decided and well-known. In his reply to the notice, Yadav sent a long letter to the AAP leadership in which he wrote...
  • Prashant Bhushan blames AAP's Ashish Khetan of writing stories in favour of 2G accused in Tehelka 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Making serious charges against Aam Aadmi Party leaders, rebel leader Prashant Bhushan alleged that Ashish Khetan planted stories for Essar in Tehelka magazine where he used to work. "Ashish Khetan planted stories for Essar in Tehelka. He wrote stories in favour of 2G accused. Essar paid Tehelka Rs 3...
  • Prashant Bhushan replies to AAP notice, says having a different view doesn't violate code of conduct 6 days ago

    New Delhi: In a strongly worded reply to Aam Aadmi Party's show-cause notice to rebel leaders on disciplinary grounds, party member Prashant Bhushan said that merely expressing a different opinion cannot be treated as a violation of code of conduct. "Members, other than office bearers shall be free to...
  • Yogendra Yadav hits back at AAP, calls show cause notice a 'joke' April 18, 2015

    Aam Aadmi Party rebel leader Yogendra Yadav on Saturday reacted to the show-cause notice issued to him by his party and called it a joke. ...
  • Yogendra Yadav reacts to AAP's show-cause notice against him, calls it a joke April 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party rebel leader Yogendra Yadav on Saturday reacted to the show-cause notice issued to him by his party on Friday and called it a joke. "That's a joke, I thought. Last evening, I had spoken to Mr Waghela, the Chair of Disciplinary Committee. He said he was...
  • AAP issues show-cause notices to rebels, seeks response in 2 days April 17, 2015

    New Delhi: AAP on Friday issued show-cause notices to rebel leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav for for alleged anti-party activities, taking final steps towards their expulsion, even as Yadav questioned the move saying it was against the principle of natural justice. AAP spokesperson Deepak Bajpai said separate notices have been...
  • AAP set to serve final notice to rebels Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan April 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Inching closer to a final crackdown on dissidents, the Aam Aadmi Party is all set to serve show-cause notices to its rebel leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan who are facing likely expulsion. The party, which had earlier referred their cases to the National Disciplinary Committee, is in the...
  • All rules will be followed while acting against AAP rebels: Gopal Rai April 16, 2015

    AAP leadership has referred names of rebel leaders Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan, Ajit Jha and Anand Kumar to the disciplinary committee. The action comes after the rebel unit announced the formation of the Swaraj Abhiyan, a group within the party to campaign for internal democracy, and also named professor Anand...
  • AAP refers case against rebels Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan to its disciplinary committee April 16, 2015

    New Delhi: AAP on Wednesday took a step further in removing rebel leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav from the party and referred their case to its disciplinary committee, a day after the dissidents organised 'Swaraj Samvad' convention. The all-powerful Political Affairs Committee (PAC) of AAP also referred the case of...
  • Professor Anand Kumar will be national convenor of 'Swaraj Abhiyan', says Yogendra Yadav April 15, 2015

    New Delhi: After announcing the formation of the non-political group 'Swaraj Abhiyan' which will try to establish the concept of 'swaraj' and work for strengthening 'alternative politics', Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) rebel Yogendra Yadav has named professor Anand Kumar the national convenor of the group. "Swaraj Abhiyan will form a working...
  • Delhi: AAP to decide on Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadav at party meet April 15, 2015

    New Delhi: The political affairs committee of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is likely to hold a meeting in New Delhi on Wednesday evening, said party volunteers. "Future of the dissident leaders of the party, Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, will be decided in the meeting," said some volunteers of the...
  • AAP rebels Bhushan, Yadav start new group for greater transparency, internal democracy April 15, 2015

    Rebel Aam Aadmi Party leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan have dared party supremo Arvind Kejriwal to throw them out of the party. The rebel leaders held a convention in Gurgaon and has said that they will start a new group within the party called Swaraj Abhiyan for greater transparency...
  • Aam Aadmi Party PAC to decide the fate of rebels Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadav today April 15, 2015

    New Delhi: The Political Affairs Committee (PAC) of Aam Aadmi Party will meet on Wednesday amidst indications of strong action against dissident leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav. The panel is expected to refer the case of Yadav and Bhushan to the disciplinary committee of the party's Delhi unit after the...
  • AAP rebels Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan float Swaraj Abhiyan; no decision on new party April 14, 2015

    Gurgaon: Rebel Aam Aadmi Party faction led by Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday stopped short of splitting the party by floating a new group and deciding to take a call on launching a new political outfit after six months. After an eight-hour-long meeting of supporters from various states, a...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay April 14, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Naxals target development projects, says intelligence reports April 14, 2015

    Maoists are changing their strategy in their fight against the state, says latest intelligence reports. Naxals in desperation are targeting development projects. There have been 31 attacks on economic targets in 4 months compared with 25 in 2014. ...
  • We should not let the dreams of people break: Shanti Bhushan April 14, 2015

    "We must take the AAP dream forward. I appeal to you as a volunteer, don't let the common man's dreams shatter," said Shanti Bhushan presiding over a meeting where participants were encouraged to openly share any concerns about the party and its leadership. ...
  • Yogendra Yadav calls 'Swaraj Samvad' convention a new begining April 14, 2015

    Rebel Aam Aadmi Party leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan are holding a 'Swaraj Samvad' convention in Gurgaon to decide on their future in the party. Yadav said, "This is a new beginning. It is an open dialogue. I expect a firm decision at the end of the meeting. I...