Vinod Kumar

  • KK Paul takes charge as Mizoram Governor 3 days ago

    Aizawl: Meghalaya governor Krishan Kant Paul, appointed by President Pranab Mukherjee to take additional charge of Mizoram was today sworn-in as the Mizoram governor. Judge of Aizawl Bench of the Gauhati High Court Justice LS Jamir administered the oath of office to Paul at a function at the Aizawl Raj...
  • Former NCPCR member Vinod Kumar Tikoo says 'kindergarten schools should fall under regulatory authority' August 22, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, former National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) member Vinod Kumar Tikoo said that the problem with kindergarten schools was that they did not fall under any regulatory authority. "The authority should take onus of the fact that they are actually responsible for the...
  • BSP activist Vinod Kumar Singhal shot dead in Shamli August 17, 2014

    A 35-year-old BSP activist was allegedly shot dead by three unidentified bike-borne assailants in Shamli district, police said on Sunday. Vinod Kumar Singhal, a BSP activist and a trader, was shot dead on Saturday by the three at his business establishment in Kairana town, SP Dinesh Chand said. He was rushed to...
  • Vinod Kumar Duggal sworn in as governor of Mizoram August 8, 2014

    Aizawl: Manipur Governor Vinod Kumar Duggal, appointed to take additional gubernatorial charge of Mizoram, was sworn-in on Friday evening. Justice LS Jamir, sitting judge at the Aizawl Permanent Bench of the Gauhati High Court administered the oath of office to Duggal in the presence...
  • Mizoram Governor Kamla Beniwal sacked August 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Kamla Beniwal, who had a running battle with Narendra Modi when he was Gujarat Chief Minister, was sacked as Governor of Mizoram just two months before her tenure comes to an end. "The President has directed that Dr. (Smt.) Kamla shall cease to hold the office of the Governor...
  • Binny urges AAP, BJP, Congress to consider Kiran Bedi for Delhi CM May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Expelled AAP MLA Vinod Kumar Binny on Monday called upon BJP, AAP and Congress to consider civil activist Kiran Bedi for the post of Delhi chief minister, saying that holding fresh Assembly elections would be wastage of public money. "I have written to AAP, BJP, Congress and Independent...
  • LS polls: MLA booked, two aides arrested for alleged attack on voter May 12, 2014

    Police were looking for JD(U) MLA Amrendra Kumar Pandey and arrested his two aides after they were booked for alleged attack on a voter in Bihar's Gopalganj on Monday. The two aides, Dharmendra Pandey and Parmatama Pandey, who were named in the FIR at the Hathua police station, were arrested while...
  • Relief for expelled AAP MLA Binny, HC declares him independent legislator February 19, 2014

    New Delhi: In a big relief to Delhi MLA and former AAP member Vinod Kumar Binny, the High Court on Wednesday declared him an independent legislator. This comes after Binny was expelled from Aam Aadmi Party and the Delhi Assembly Speaker MS Dhir had said that despite his expulsion from the...
  • HC stays Delhi Assembly Speaker's view on Vinod Binny February 19, 2014

    The Delhi High Court on Wednesday stayed the implementation of Assembly Speaker's view on the status of expelled AAP MLA Vinod Kumar Binny inside the House. On February 12, Speaker M S Dhir had said that Binny, despite his expulsion from the party, will have to follow the party whip in...
  • Binny on warpath again, will write to L-G on withdrawing support to AAP government February 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Expelled AAP MLA Vinod Kumar Binny has once again sent the Arvind Kejriwal-led government in Delhi into a tizzy as he has threatened to withdraw support from the government. Binny told CNN-IBN that he is also sending a letter to the Lieutenant Governor on his decision to pull out...
  • Kejriwal has agreed to our demands, have no complaints for now: JDU MLA February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The battle might be over even before it began. JDU MLA Shoaib Iqbal on Monday met Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and claimed that he has been assured of action on the demands raised by him and two other MLAS. "Kejriwal clearly said he is with us and has agreed...
  • AAP government is riding a tiger February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi is facing a new problem almost everyday. The party, which came to power promising a good, efficient, transparent and clean government, is busy handling one or the other crisis. Law Minister Somnath Bharti's mid-night raid on an alleged sex and drug...
  • Rebel trouble for AAP: How numbers stack up in Delhi Assembly February 3, 2014

    The Aam Aadmi Party is facing threats from some of its supporters who warn that they will pull out support if their demands are not met. The protesting MLAs include former AAP leader Vinod Kumar Binny, JDU MLA Shoaib Iqbal and Independent MLA Rambeer Shokeen. ...
  • Will withdraw support to AAP tomorrow: Vinod Kumar Binny February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The AAP government in Delhi is facing trouble on all fronts. Moments after it hit out at the BJP alleging that it was trying to buy its MLAs, expelled party leader Vinod Kumar Binny announced that he will withdraw support to the AAP government on Tuesday. "I am meeting...
  • Binny, two MLAs join hands, threaten to bring down AAP government February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The AAP government is under threat from its own supporters. On Sunday, expelled party leader Vinod Kumar Binny, along with two other MLAs, threatened to bring down the government if their demands were not met. Binny, JDU MLA Shoaib Iqbal and Independent MLA Rambeer Shokeen - all three of...
  • FTP: One month of AAP government in Delhi: Is AAP honeymoon over? January 28, 2014

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government completes one month on Tuesday. The AAP government has been in the news mostly for the wrong reasons ever since it took charge on December 28. ...
  • One month in power, Kejriwal government gets praise and censure January 28, 2014

    New Delhi: As debutant politician Arvind Kejriwal took oath as the seventh Chief Minister of Delhi on December 28, 2013, there was hope, freshness and optimism. However, a month on, the Aam Aadmi Party and its leaders seem to have been mired in one controversy after another. The Chief Minister, however,...
  • Is Binny's expulsion from AAP BJP's gain? January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party is lurching from one controversy to another with the latest being its expelled MLA Vinod Kumar Binny holding a dharna against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at Jantar Mantar. Even if Binny's hunger strike did not last long enough, it certainly embarrassed the party. Binny...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 27, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: MNS attacks toll plazas, NCP calls it political stunt January 27, 2014

    Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MLA Pravin Darekar and 71 workers were arrested on Monday for vandalising a toll booth in Dahisar. The MNS workers were charged with sections of arson, riot, damage to public property. ...
  • A Billion Votes: HC pulls up Delhi government for state of night shelters January 27, 2014

    After facing a rebellion by its MLA Vinod Kumar Binny and under attack from the Bharatiya Janata Party, the Arvind Kejriwal government is facing the heat in the Delhi High Court. The HC on Monday slammed the AAP for not inviting all NGOs on the night shelter issue and seeking...
  • Vinod Kumar Binny ends protest, says Anna Hazare asked him to wait January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Vinod Kumar Binny, the expelled member of Aam Aadmi Party, called off his hunger strike against the Arvind Kejriwal government just hours after he began it. Addressing the media, the Laxmi Nagar MLA said anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare had told him to wait for some time. Anna Hazare is...
  • No question of joining Congress or BJP: Sacked AAP leader Vinod Kumar Binny January 27, 2014

    Vinod Kumar Binny, who was sacked by Aam Aadmi Party on grounds of indiscipline, has ruled out joining the Congress or the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). ...
  • AAP government under fire as Binny, BJP protest, target Somnath Bharti January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Vinod Kumar Binny, the MLA from Laxmi Nagar who was expelled from the Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday, has begun a dharna against the party. So has the opposition BJP. The twin attack is being held at Jantar Mantar and outside the Delhi Secretariat, respectively. The Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind...
  • Vinod Kumar Binny meets Delhi L-G, seeks action against Somnath Bharti January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Former Aam Aadmi Party leader Vinod Kumar Binny on Monday met Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, a day after he was expelled by AAP on grounds of indiscipline. Addressing the media after the meeting, the Laxmi Nagar MLA said the L-G assured that action on Delhi law Minister Somnath Bharti...
  • AAP doing nothing on Sheila corruption allegations: Binny January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Expelled from the Aam Aadmi Party, MLA Vinod Kumar Binny came out strongly against the party reiterating that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has failed to fulfill any of his promises. He said he will meet the Delhi Lieutenant Governor regarding issues not addressed by the AAP government...
  • No government has performed as much as ours in one month: Kejriwal January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Facing criticism from opposition parties and rebel members, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday defended his government, saying that no other party had performed "as much as the AAP government" in the past one month. "We are here to work for the people and not to ensure that...
  • Expelled from AAP, Vinod Binny to protest against Kejriwal today January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: A day after being expelled from the Aam Aadmi Party, its former MLA, Vinod Kumar Binny, has threatened a dharna against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday. Binny will protest against Kejriwal at Jantar Mantar. "It's very unfortunate that a party can expel their MLA when he...
  • Vinod Binny expelled from AAP for 'tarnishing' its image January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday expelled rebel MLA Vinod Kumar Binny. The decision was taken by the disciplinary committee headed by Pankaj Gupta after the party claimed that the MLA had made false statements against the party and its leadership. The other members of the committee included...
  • BJP protests against Somnath Bharti, AAP MLA Binny meets police chief January 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Rebel Aam Aadmi Party MLA Vinod Kumar Binny on Friday met the Delhi Police Commissioner over the midnight raid controversy involving Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti. Binny said Bharti should have resigned. "The Law Minister should have resigned, don't know why the Chief Minister did not act against him....