Delhi News | Edited By Bhanu Priya Vyas | Thursday December 22, 2016
Najeeb Jung, in and out of news during most of his tenure since 2013 as Delhi's Lieutenant Governor, resigned from the post today. The move invoked reactions on Twitter from leaders of Aam Aadmi Party and the Indian National Congress.
Delhi News | Reported By Tanima Biswas, Edited By Bhanu Priya Vyas | Friday December 23, 2016
Najeeb Jung resigned as the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi today with 18 months left in his tenure, saying he wants to return to his "first love, academics". Mr Jung's three years in office were dogged by his constant power tussle with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 20, 2016
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener Arvind Kejriwal will kick-start his party's campaign for the 2018 Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls by addressing a rally in Bhopal today.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday December 19, 2016
The Aam Aadmi Party has announced that former bureaucrat Elvis Gomes will be its Chief Ministerial candidate in Goa, where assembly elections will be held next year. After Delhi, this is the second place where Arvind Kejriwal's Party has taken the plunge in assembly polls.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 18, 2016
The Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday accused Congress and BJP of getting most of their donations from undisclosed sources.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 15, 2016
Inaugurating the 'Dental Health Utsav' in Delhi, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Wednesday that the Aam Aadmi Party will set up around 100 dental clinics. Mr Siodia said these clinics will offer minor procedures, which he said will be a major step towards preventing oral diseases.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday December 14, 2016
Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday demanded the resignation of Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju for his alleged involvement in an Arunachal Pradesh hydro project scam.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday December 9, 2016
The Lok Sabha on Friday adopted a motion to suspend Aam Aadmi Party lawmaker Bhagwant Mann from the Lok Sabha for the remaining period of the winter session. Mr Mann was being probed for posting a video footage of Parliament on social media.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 8, 2016
Bhagwant Mann, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) lawmaker who live-streamed his entry into parliament in July and was accused of compromising the most protected complex in India, may have to sit out the rest of the winter session.
Chandigarh News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 5, 2016
The Aam Aadmi Party today launched a 'Chalo Punjab' campaign ahead of the Assembly election in the state and appealed to Punjabis living across the country and abroad to free their "native land from the clutches of a corrupt regime".
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 5, 2016
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will address a 'Parivartan' rally on December 20 in Bhopal in a bid to shore up support for his party to take on ruling BJP in Madhya Pradesh in 2018.
India News | Edited by Vishal Menon | Saturday December 3, 2016
Amarinder Singh, Congress's Punjab chief predicts that the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) will win less than 20 of 117 seats in the state elections now months away and Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party will get "a bit more than that." Sukhbir Badal of SAD wagers the Congress will win about 35, with the Aam Aadmi Party getting "less than 10."
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday December 2, 2016
Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Friday informed the house that Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) member Bhagwant Mann would not attend the proceedings of the house till December 9.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 1, 2016
BJP today slammed Arvind Kejriwal for announcing to appoint a dalit as Deputy CM of Punjab if Aam Adami Party comes to power in upcoming assembly elections in the state early next year.
India News | Agencies | Tuesday November 29, 2016
Aam Aadmi Party lawmaker Bhagwant Mann should be suspended for a day for making a video on parliament that compromised its security, a group of MPs recommended today.
Goa News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 29, 2016
Former Union minister and Congress leader Ramakant Khalap's daughter-in-law is among the six candidates announced by Aam Aadmi Party today for the upcoming Goa Legislative Assembly elections.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 28, 2016
The AAP government today told the Supreme Court that no "precipitative action" should be taken on the Shunglu committee report till the Supreme Court adjudicates the Delhi-Centre row.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel (with inputs from agencies) | Saturday November 26, 2016
The Aam Aadmi Party has announced that a Dalit leader will be the deputy chief minister of Punjab if the party comes to power in the assembly elections next year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 25, 2016
Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against Aam Aadmi Party MLA Amanatullah Khan for alleged irregularities in operations of Delhi Waqf Board when he was its chairman.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 24, 2016
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said his party has adopted zero tolerance against corruption and the time is ripe in Punjab to end the "corrupt regime" of SAD-BJP combine.
Goa News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 22, 2016
The Aam Aadmi Party in Goa on Tuesday released its fifth list of assembly candidates, which includes a former news editor of a cable news channel and an engineer-turned-activist among others.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 22, 2016
A united opposition today decided to escalate the attack on the government over the demonetisation issue by holding a 'dharna' outside Parliament tomorrow, as well as meeting the President, and holding street protests in the coming days.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Monday November 21, 2016
Bhagwant Mann, stand-up comedian-turned politician and Aam Aadmi Party's lawmaker from Sangrur in Punjab, will fight Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal from his assembly constituency of Jalalabad in the upcoming elections.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 19, 2016
A local court today framed charges against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener Arvind Kejriwal and its leaders Sanjay Singh and Ashish Khetan in a criminal defamation case filed by Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel (with inputs from agencies) | Friday November 18, 2016
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will address 21 rallies from November 20 to November 30 in Punjab to spruce up the party's campaign in the poll-bound state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 18, 2016
The Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday announced its fifth list of 12 candidates for the 2017 Punjab assembly polls.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 17, 2016
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's visit to Gujarat has been postponed as he addressed a joint rally in Delhi with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today, Aam Aadmi Party said here.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 16, 2016
Aam Aadmi Party MLA Saurabh Bhardwaj on Tuesday demanded that a lie detector test be conducted on the Vice Chancellor and those accused of assaulting JNU student Najeeb Ahmed who has been missing from the campus for a month.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 16, 2016
Aam Aadmi Party has decided not to contest the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation elections due next year, stating that its priority is to concentrate on the poll-bound states of Punjab and Goa.
Opinion | Ashutosh | Thursday November 17, 2016
Politics is a game of perception. And perception is not created in a vacuum. It needs substance. Sometimes, politicians forget the fundamentals and want to carve a picture out of nothingness. This is what is exactly happening in Punjab, where elections are round the corner.