Vijay Jolly

  • BJP MLAs put pressure on party to form government in Delhi July 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata party MLAs are pressurising the party to form the government in Delhi, said sources on Wednesday. A section of the BJP MLAs also met party Delhi Chief Satish Upadhyay in this regard. Sources added that Jagdish Mukhi was the front-runner for the chief minister's post. Sources...
  • BJP to capitalise on Aiyar's barb on Modi, to start 'chai charcha' January 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is all set to earn political dividends over Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's controversial barb on BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. "Of course we wish to capitalise on this aspect. We are soon going to undertake nationwide campaign to propagate the issue...
  • TWTW: Cyrus takes on Vijay Jolly's protest at Shoma Chaudhury's residence December 1, 2013

    The Tehelka sexual assault case took an ugly political turn on Thursday with the BJP workers led by party leader Vijay Jolly protested outside former Tehelka Managing Editor Shoma Chaudhury's residence. ...
  • Congress targeting me over vandalising Shoma's house: Vijay Jolly November 30, 2013

    BJP leader Vijay Jolly accused of vandalising former Tehelka managing editor Shoma Chaudhury's house was questioned by the police. Jolly has accused the Congress of targeting him over the issue. He said, "This is political prosecution by Delhi Police at the behest of Congress. My offence is not so grave...
  • Vijay Jolly vandalises Shoma Chaudhury's residence November 28, 2013

    The Tehelka sexual assault case took an ugly political turn on Thursday with the BJP workers led by party leader Vijay Jolly protested outside former Tehelka Managing Editor Shoma Chaudhury's residence and slammed her for allegedly trying to cover up sexual harassment complaint filed against the magazine's Editor Tarun Tejpal...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 28, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is low-level politics derailing the main focus of the Tejpal case? November 28, 2013

    After the Delhi Police registered an FIR against BJP MLA Vijay Jolly for vandalising Tehelka Managing Editor Shoma Chaudhury's house in protest for her response in the sexual assault case involving magazine'Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal, but is the low-level politics derailing the main focus of the Tejpal case. ...
  • The Last Word: Is Tarun Tejpal's fear of the BJP understandable or unwarranted? November 28, 2013

    Tehelka Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal has pointed fingers at the Goa Police and the Bharatiya Janata Party government in the state for hatching a conspiracy against him. Tejpal has said that the Goa Police investigation is 'tainted and unfair' and claimed that the BJP is scripting the conspiracy due to political...
  • News 360: Tejpal misses deadline, Goa police to arrest him November 28, 2013

    Tehelka Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal is likely to be arrested by the Goa Police after he failed to meet the 3 PM deadline set by it for questioning in a sexual assault case involving a woman journalist. ...
  • FIR registered against Jolly for vandalising Shoma's residence November 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has registered an FIR against BJP MLA Vijay Jolly for vandalising Tehelka Managing Editor Shoma Chaudhury's house in protest for her response in the sexual assault case involving magazine'Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal. Charges of wrongful restraint and property defacement were leveled against Jolly. The NCW had asked the Delhi...
  • Sexual assault case: NCW unsatisfied with Shoma's response November 28, 2013

    New Delhi: The National Commission for Women (NCW) has expressed its unhappiness over the way Tehelka's former Managing Editor Shoma Chaudhury handled the allegation of rape against Tarun Tejpal. After a three hour long meeting with Shoma Chaudhury, the NCW member Shamima Shafique said "We are not satisfied with some...
  • Vijay Jolly refuses to tender an apology to Shoma Chaudhury November 28, 2013

    New Delhi: BJP MLA Vijay Jolly remained defiant and refused to tender an apology to former Tehelka Managing Editor Shoma Chaudhury after he defaced the name plate outside her house and wrote 'accused' on it with black ink on Thursday. While talking to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Jolly said, "I did...
  • Delhi: BJP protests outside Shoma Chaudhury's residence November 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party protested outside Tehelka Managing Editor Shoma Chaudhury's residence in New Delhi on Thursday and demanded that she should be arrested in the sexual assault allegation against the magazine's Founder Editor Tarun Tejpal. BJP leader Vijay Jolly led the group of protesters and demanded justice for the...
  • BJP gives Sheila Dikshit a basket of onions as Diwali gift October 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijay Jolly on Monday visited Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit to give her a basket of onions as Diwali gift. The BJP has been slamming the Delhi government for failing to rein in the onion prices. Despite assurances from Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar...
  • BJP meets Muslim clerics to seek support for Modi's rally September 28, 2013

    Leaders of BJP's Delhi unit on Friday met the city's ulema (Muslim clerics) to garner support for the first-ever public rally of their prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in Delhi on Sunday. According to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijay Jolly, the "exclusive" meeting took place in Delhi BJP headquarters. "The ulema...
  • 'Diplomats from 36 embassies expected at Modi's rally' in Delhi September 27, 2013

    Representatives from 36 foreign missions are likely to attend BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rally in New Delhi on Sunday, a party leader said. Vijay Jolly, convenor of BJP's overseas cell, said he had sent invitations to about 45 foreign missions out of which 36, including of Italy, Germany, China...
  • BJP demands halting of Nitaqat law in Saudi Arabia May 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Demanding a halt in the implementation of the Nitaqat law in Saudi Arabia, the BJP on Saturday said in Delhi that it would work against Indian interests. "The Nitaqat scheme shall primarily work against the Indian interests. A minimum of two to three years moratorium to implement it...
  • Delegation of United States Congressmen leaves for home April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: The delegation of US Congressman and business leaders visiting the country left for home on Sunday after a 10-day trip of India. "After visiting Golden Temple and Jallianwala bagh in Amritsar, the visiting US delegates were accorded a warm adieu," BJP national committee member and convenor of BJP...
  • BJP woos young Delhi voters to rock Cong regime November 26, 2008

    New Delhi: Music, dance and a lot of starry fanfare had the ‘party’ started up as the Bharatiya Janta Party launched Radio BJP in the capital on Tuesday. Unlike an FM station, Radio BJP is an open truck that will station itself at popular locations and urge young voters to...
  • Poll Model: Delhi politicians pose for photo finish November 17, 2008

    New Delhi: Just like in free markets, pleasing and attractive packages sell well in politics too. Perhaps that’s the reason why Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) politicians are flashing their best smiles to woo voters in the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections. Praveen Khandelwal, a new entrant in electoral politics has his brief...