India News | Written by Amitoj Singh | Wednesday January 25, 2017
When 150 Non-Resident Indians or NRIs landed at Amritsar early this morning, they were welcomed by senior leaders of the Aam Aadmi Party who dispatched them as campaigners.
India News | Written by Sonal Mehrotra Kapoor | Monday January 23, 2017
Of Delhi's six ministers, all but one have abandoned their day jobs to campaign in Punjab and Goa, where Arvind Kejriwal and his Aam Aadmi Party hope to break into the big league.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 22, 2017
Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal today lashed out at Arvind Kejriwal, alleging that his Aam Aadmi Party wants to instigate violence by siding with extremists, as he appealed the people of the state to not get influenced by AAP or Congress.
India News | Written by Amitoj Singh | Sunday January 22, 2017
The addition of the Aam Aadmi Party in a traditionally bipolar contest will help the ruling BJP-Akali Dal alliance in the upcoming Punjab assembly elections next month, Union Minister and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley said, also taking shots at "absentee" representatives in an apparent jab at cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu who defe...
Goa News | Written by Ishadrita Lahiri | Saturday January 21, 2017
Aam Aadmi Party supremo Arvind Kejriwal is landing in Goa to hold eight rallies for over three days. As NDTV made their way up to the two-bedroom flat that is the party office in Panjim, just hours before the rally, one could hear what sounded like a jam session.
India News | NDTV NEWS DESK | Saturday January 21, 2017
Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal has been censured by the Election Commission today for saying that voters in Goa should accept money from the BJP and the Congress but cast their ballot for the AAP.
India News | Written by Amitoj Singh | Saturday January 21, 2017
In the town of Majitha, a 50-car convoy of the Aam Aadmi Party or AAP is headed to an election rally. At the very front is a DJ with a relatively easy gig: spinning just one song which does not require people to pay close attention. "Jhaadu waala button dabadiyo, Punjabiyon" (Punjabis, hit the voting button for AAP). The song was recorded by an AAP...
India News | Written by Sonal Mehrotra Kapoor | Thursday January 19, 2017
At 3 am on Thursday, Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia stood waiting at the Indira Gandhi International Airport with a welcome party of a dozen Aam Aadmi Party lawmakers and hundreds of volunteers singing and beating drums, unmindful of the Delhi winter cold.
India News | Edited by Deepshika Ghosh | Wednesday January 18, 2017
Kumar Vishwas and his Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today laughed off reports that he is joining the BJP and will contest the Uttar Pradesh assembly election next month.
India News | Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Wednesday January 18, 2017
Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal today denied allegations of promoting bribery in his rallies in the poll-bound states of Punjab and Goa.
India News | Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Monday January 16, 2017
Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal has been issued a notice by the Election Commission for allegedly violating the model code of conduct.
India News | Written by Sonal Mehrotra Kapoor | Monday January 16, 2017
At a first glance, Bant Singh appears like any other Aam Aadmi Party or AAP supporter. But in Punjab he is an icon. In 2006, Mr Singh lost his arms and a leg in an attack by the upper caste residents of his village. They assaulted him for going after his daughter's rapists, who later were imprisoned for life.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 14, 2017
Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal said on Friday it has now become clear that Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal wanted to become chief minister of Punjab to take state's waters to Haryana and Delhi.
India News | Written by Sonal Mehrotra Kapoor | Friday January 13, 2017
AAP claims that 2,500 NRIs from Punjab have returned to pound the pavement for votes, determined to help the party take charge of their home state.
India News | Written by Sonal Mehrotra Kapoor | Friday January 13, 2017
The Aam Aadmi Party's campaign in Punjab is full swing with party chief Arvind Kejriwal on a 5-day tour of the Malwa region. Despite having a model in next-door Delhi, where the party swept the assembly polls in 2015, the AAP chief his task cut out: In face of severe factionalism, he has to unite the party cadre, hold public meetings with local can...
Delhi News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Thursday January 12, 2017
Arvind Kejriwal's controversial former top officer Rajendra Kumar may soon join his Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). In his first interview since his arrest by the CBI last year for alleged corruption, the bureaucrat has told NDTV that he does not rule out joining the party of his former boss.
Delhi News | Edited by Nonika Marwaha | Thursday January 12, 2017
Aam Aadmi Party's trade wing on Wednesday asked the Centre to abolish levying of service charge in restaurants.
India News | Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Wednesday January 11, 2017
A day after Aam Aadmi Party leader Manish Sisodia's comment fuelled speculation of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal moving to Punjab, the AAP chief clarified that the party's CM candidate will be someone from the state itself.
India News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra Kapoor, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday January 10, 2017
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Manish Sisodia today urged the people of Punjab to "vote as if you are voting for Arvind Kejriwal". This was interpreted as a dead giveaway that Mr Kejriwal is his party's chief ministerial candidate for Punjab, where elections will be held February 4.
India News | Edited by Deepshika Ghosh | Monday January 9, 2017
Details of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Delhi University degree, sought aggressively by Arvind Kejriwal and his Aam Aadmi Party, may be released soon.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 9, 2017
Aam Aadmi Party National Convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has claimed that his "honest" party does not have money to fight the upcoming assembly elections in Punjab and Goa.
India News | Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Saturday January 7, 2017
Addressing a rally in Goa's Benaulim, Arvind Kejriwal asked voters to "accept money" if offered by the BJP or Congress, but vote for his party. He also said the battle in Goa and Punjab was between the AAP and other parties, terming it as a "dharma-yuddha".
India News | Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Thursday January 5, 2017
Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal will address multiple rallies in Goa, which goes to polls on February 4.
India News | Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Wednesday January 4, 2017
Stating that the Aam Aadmi Party has no objection to Punjab and Goa going to polls on the same day, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that the countdown has started for ruling parties in these two states. Punjab and Goa will go to polls on February 4.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 4, 2017
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Lok Insaaf Party (LIP) alliance today announced two candidates from Phagwara and Ludhiana (Central) Assembly constituencies for the upcoming Punjab polls.
India News | NDTV NEWS DESK | Wednesday January 4, 2017
Assembly elections for the 114 seats in Punjab will be held on February 4, the Election Commission has announced today. The results of the primarily three-cornered contest between the ruling Akali-BJP combine, the Aam Aadmi Party or AAP and the Congress, will be announced on March 11. In the 2012 assembly elections, in which the ruling combine had ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 3, 2017
Aam Aadmi Party chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Tuesday that the party has not yet decided its chief ministerial candidate in Punjab.
Chandigarh News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 2, 2017
Aam Aadmi Party today announced two more candidates for the upcoming Punjab assembly elections, taking the total number of nominees to 107. AAP state convener Gurpreet Singh Waraich announced the names of Narinder Singh Shergill from Mohali constituency and Jasbir Singh Kudani from Lehragaga seat.
Delhi News | Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Friday December 30, 2016
The office of Manish Sisodia, the Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, has been burgled and a computer, important documents and reports have been stolen, say reports.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Thursday December 29, 2016
Aam Aadmi Party convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday announced the candidature of Delhi legislator and party's Punjab unit co-in charge, Jarnail Singh from Lambi constituency, a traditional Akali seat in Muktsar district. This is likely to pit him against Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal.