Sanjay Singh

  • UP: Feud within Sanjay Singh's family over Amethi Palace turns violent, 1 constable dead 14-09-2014 02:29 PM

    Amethi: Tensions escalated in Amethi district of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday as the feud within Congress MP and royal Sanjay Singh's family turned violent. A police constable was injured during the clash and he later succumbed to his injuries. The incident took place after Singh and his second wife Ameeta...
  • Who's shielding criminals? After goof up, JD(U) spokesperson flees press conference 09-08-2014 09:08 AM

    JD(U) spokesperson and Member of Legislative Council (MLC) Sanjay Singh made a mockery of himself on Friday after he called for a probe and a lie-detector test on former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, but was unable to defend his leader and former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. Unsuccessful in...
  • Is it the beginning of unraveling of the Aam Aadmi Party? 07-06-2014 12:18 AM

    Amidst the ongoing tussle within the party, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday held a National Executive meet in the national capital. While AAP leaders admitted to differences within the party but also added that it was because every leader has the authority to voice their opinion. ...
  • AAP downplays rift within the party, says Yogendra Yadav not isolated 06-06-2014 07:43 PM

    New Delhi: Amidst the ongoing tussle within the party, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday held a National Executive meet in the national capital. While AAP leaders admitted to differences within the party but also added that it was because every leader has the authority to voice their opinion....
  • Another JD(U) spokesperson quits after cabinet expansion 04-06-2014 03:45 PM

    Crisis in Bihar's ruling JD(U) on Wednesday deepened with Sanjay Singh, another legislator unhappy over his ouster from the council of ministers, resigning from the post of party spokesperson. He is the second person after legislator Neeraj Kumar quit as party spokesperson two days ago. Both are considered close to...
  • AAP alleges 'deal' between Robert Vadra and BJP in Rajasthan 27-04-2014 11:05 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh on Sunday claimed a 'deal' has conspired between Robert Vadra and BJP in Rajasthan, just after the saffron party released a video and booklet on an alleged land scam involving Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law. "You (BJP) run the Rajasthan government, but not a...
  • Throwing of eggs, ink at Kejriwal unfortunate, says BJP 25-03-2014 09:36 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP on Sunday termed as "unfortunate" the throwing of eggs and ink on AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal in Varanasi and called for conduct of poll campaign in a dignified manner with the spirit of healthy competition. "It is unfortunate. We would like this election to be conducted...
  • Sanjay Singh confident about AAP winning 100 LS seats, says party is missing Hazare 20-03-2014 07:18 PM

    Noting they were "missing" anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare, Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh on Thursday said that had he been associated with the party it would have achieved its target easily. "The party is missing Hazare... Had he been with us, we would have easily achieved our target," Singh,...
  • AAP blames news channels, defends Arvind Kejriwal's paid media remark 14-03-2014 01:40 PM

    New Delhi: A press conference called by the Aam Aadmi Party on Friday turned into a warzone between journalists and the party spokespersons over AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal's recent attack on the media. At a charity dinner in Nagpur, Kejriwal had said that he will send all the "paid media...
  • After Kejriwal's dramatic resignation as CM, AAP gears up for Lok Sabha elections 15-02-2014 03:30 PM

    New Delhi: After Arvind Kejriwal's dramatic resignation on Friday evening, the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday pronounced that the party stands by his decision and would go ahead with its anti-corruption agenda during campaigns across the country. AAP leader Yogendra Yadav said that the party will contest Lok Sabha elections...
  • AAP slams Modi, wants him to declare money spent on rallies 12-02-2014 08:04 PM

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday slammed BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, asking him to come clean on the money spent on his rallies. "Every rally of Narendra Modi costs around Rs 50-55 crore. So much money is spent on hoardings, stage, travel and paying up...
  • AAP says BJP trying to bribe its MLAs to topple Kejriwal government 03-02-2014 12:08 PM

    New Delhi: Being surrounded by many controversies, the AAP has hit back. At a press conference on Monday, the AAP said that the opposition BJP was trying to buy its MLAs. Madan Lal, AAP MLA from Kasturba Nagar, said that he had been offered Rs 20-30 crore to get along...
  • Protests in Assam over nomination of Sanjay Singh for RS poll 29-01-2014 05:37 PM

    The nomination of Sanjay Singh, Lok Sabha MP from Sultanpur in Uttar Pradesh, as Congress candidate for the Rajya Sabha seat from Assam has sparked protests across the state with various civil organisations and political parties opposing his candidature. Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti, AASU, Brihattar Asomiya Yuba Morcha, the Biswajit...
  • Congress names Kumari Selja, MP Sanjay Singh for RS poll 28-01-2014 01:50 PM

    Union Minister Kumari Selja on Tuesday was named Congress nominee for Rajya Sabha elections, putting an end to speculation that former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit could be brought to the Upper House from Haryana. Congress also nominated Sultanpur MP Sanjay Singh from Assam besides re-nominating Assam PCC chief Bhubaneswar...
  • Congress names Kumari Selja, Bhubaneshwar Kalita, Sanjay Singh for Rajya Sabha 28-01-2014 12:28 PM

    New Delhi: Congress has named Lok Sabha MP from Ambala Kumari Selja for the Rajya Sabha from Haryana while Bhubaneshwar Kalita and Sanjay Singh have been nominated from Assam. The party has also decided to support the nomination of Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Prem Chand Gupta for the Rajya Sabha...
  • We apologise for heckling of journalist during AAP protest: Sanjay Singh 21-01-2014 05:50 PM

    Delhi Police personnel used force as AAP workers broke barricades and moved towards the spot where Arvind Kejriwal is sitting on a dharna. ABP correspondent Ratna Shukla heckled by crowd at AAP protest site. AAP's Rakhi Birla and Sanjay Singh apologise for the targeting of journalists. ...
  • Delhi: AAP to continue with dharna despite prohibitory orders 19-01-2014 07:02 PM

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party has made it clear that it will go ahead with its decision to hold a dharna outside Union Home Ministry on Monday to protest against Delhi Police failure to check the crime graph in New Delhi. Party national spokesman Sanjay Singh said that AAP-led...
  • SP guilty of fomenting communal tensions in collusion with BJP: AAP 08-01-2014 08:55 AM

    Taking its battle to Hindiheartland, Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday alleged that the ruling SamajwadiParty in Uttar Pradesh was "guilty of fomenting communaltensions in collusion with the BJP."Both (SP and BJP) believe that they will benefit in acommunally-charged atmosphere. A glaring example was theMuzaffarnagar riots, party's national spokesman Sanjay Singhtold...
  • AAP to contest LS elections on development issue 07-01-2014 04:11 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday said despitebeing regarded as a VVIP constituency, Amethi is lagging farbehind in the race of development and the party will contestthe coming Lok Sabha elections from the seat on the issue ofdevelopment. "Despite the constituency being represented by RajivGandhi, Sonia Gandhi and now Rahul Gandhi,...
  • 75th national Table Tennis championship begins today at Pataliputra Sports Complex 07-01-2014 09:09 AM

    Top paddlers of the country, includingSharath Kamal, Soumyajit Ghosh, K. Shamini, Mouma Das, NehaAgrawal will be seen in action in Patna in the 75th SeniorNational and Inter-State Table Tennis Championship at thePataliputra Sports Complex in Patna from Tuesday. About 600 players from 32 states and Union Territories(UTs), besides two institutional...
  • Will rid UP of lawlessness, corruption: AAP 06-01-2014 10:00 AM

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday claimedthat it will repeat its Delhi feat in Uttar Pradesh and ridthe state of nepotism, lawlessness and corruption.AAP leader Sanjay Singh, who was in Kanpur in connection withthe party membership campaign, said they were trying tocontest in all the 80 Lok Sabha seats in...
  • AAP prepares for general elections, constitutes two member committee 26-12-2013 06:35 PM

    The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday named two members who would look into preparations for the Lok Sabha elections next year. "The two members - Pankaj Gupta and Sanjay Singh - will look into the preparations for the Lok Sabha polls. They will help in making the party's election...
  • JD(U) invites BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha to join party 05-08-2013 06:19 AM

    Patna: Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JD U) Sunday invited BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha to join the party, a day after his BJP asked him to show restraint while praising Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as it was "harming the party's interest". JD(U) spokesperson Sanjay Singh said that JD-U's door is always...
  • Teacher burnt alive in Bihar, headmaster surrenders 02-06-2013 03:56 AM

    Patna: A school headmaster, the main accused in the alleged burning alive of a schoolteacher, surrendered in court on Saturday, police said. After surrendering, Sanjay Singh claimed he was innocent. School teacher Ranjit Kumar Razak, 40, was burnt alive May 30 in Bihar's Purnia district. Sanjay Singh had been booked...
  • JDU leader files criminal defamation suit against Lalu 20-05-2013 12:55 PM

    Patna: A ruling JD(U) legislator in Bihar on Monday filed a criminal defamation suit against RJD President Lalu Prasad for allegedly using unparliamentary language against him. JD(U) Legislative Council member Sanjay Singh filed the criminal defamation suit against the Rashtriya Janata Dal president in the court of Chief Judical Magistrate...
  • Fast to continue; ready to sacrifice life, says Anna 29-07-2012 07:50 PM

    New Delhi: Huge crowds gathered through the day at Delhi's Jantar Mantar where anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare sat on an indefinite fast on Sunday. More than 6000 people gathered at the venue where around 400 Team Anna members including Arvind Kejriwal have been on fast since July 26. Ignoring an...
  • UP polls: Cong pulls up Sultanpur MP Sanjay Singh 12-03-2012 02:46 PM

    New Delhi: Sanjay Singh, Congress MP from Sultanpur in Uttar Pradesh, has been asked to explain his comments on the party's performance in the state's Assembly election. Sanjay Singh had claimed that internal sabotage was to blame for the Congress's poor show in Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections while coming down...
  • UP: Sonia likely to reshuffle party leadership 09-03-2012 07:59 AM

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi is expected to meet Party President Sonia Gandhi on Friday. Joshi reportedly alleged sabotage to the party from local Congress leaders, after MP Sanjay Singh complained that he was not given a chance to campaign during the Assembly elections. Reports suggest...
  • Cong leadership in UP is top heavy: Sanjay Singh 08-03-2012 05:10 PM

    Sultanpur MP Sanjay Singh said that the Congress could have been an option in UP had tickets been given to right people. ...
  • Anna interacts with volunteers at workshop 14-12-2011 02:39 AM

    Ghaziabad: Anna Hazare interacted with volunteers of his team at a workshop organised for them at an institute in Ghaziabad, an activist said on Tuesday. The two-day workshop was held at Mewat Institute on Monday and Tuesday. Hazare took part in the post-lunch session on Tuesday. Team Anna member Sanjay...