India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 20, 2015
The Supreme Court ruling on the Uphaar cinema fire tragedy has "raised extremely serious questions the way criminal justice is delivered" in India, Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) said today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 20, 2015
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has decided to expand its base in Punjab by enrolling 25 lakh members, an official said on Thursday.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 20, 2015
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday called Nawazuddin Siddiqui's acting in his forthcoming movie "Manjhi-The Mountain Man" "very inspiring".
Delhi News | Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Tuesday August 18, 2015
The Aam Aadmi Party government has launched a taxi scheme that will enable all cars with engines upto 600 cc to be registered as taxis, this will allow auto drivers to shift to low capacity vehicles like Mahindra Reva and Tata Nano to provide last mile connectivity for commuters in Delhi.
Delhi News | Agencies | Saturday August 15, 2015
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today called for a "working arrangement" with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as both live in the same city.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 14, 2015
The Delhi High Court today granted protection to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Gulab Singh, who allegedly assaulted a junior engineer, from arrest till October 14.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 14, 2015
The Delhi High Court today agreed to hear the anticipatory bail plea of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) lawmaker Gulab Singh booked for allegedly assaulting and obstructing a public servant from discharging his duties during a demolition drive carried out in New Delhi.
Delhi News | Reported by Bhairavi Singh; Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Thursday August 13, 2015
The Aam Aadmi Party government led by chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has decided not to follow Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung's directions on the issue of enhancing circle rates on agricultural land, making it the latest flashpoint between the government and the Centre over who controls the state administration.
India News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Thursday August 13, 2015
The ruling BJP's protests at Parliament on Thursday were derided by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which snidely recalled that it was once called the "party of anarchists" by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his colleagues. AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal, the Chief Minister of Delhi, re-tweeted a comment that mocked the BJP.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 13, 2015
In a bid to mobilise its cadre and reach out to the masses, the Aam Aadmi Party will organise a mega rally in Mumbai on August 15 as a part of its 'Jan Samwad Abhiyan'.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday August 11, 2015
A day after Aam Aadmi Party lawmaker Alka Lamba was attacked during her anti-drug drive in a crowded market place in north Delhi, her critics alleged that CCTV footage proves she asked for trouble. A BJP lawmaker whose shop was targeted in the drive hit out at Ms Lamba, called her a "drug addict" and said if she repeated her actions, she would have...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 10, 2015
A day after the Aam Aadmi Party's Alka Lamba was attacked during her anti-drug drive in a crowded market place in north Delhi, her critics say CCTV footage proves that the lawmaker asked for trouble. The Delhi Police has filed a case of trespass against Ms Lamba after complaints by shopkeepers.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
BJP today slammed the Aam Aadmi Party for attempting to take "political mileage" out of the attack on Chandni Chowk MLA Alka Lamba by suggesting that Opposition legislator OP Sharma was behind the incident.
Delhi News | NDTV.com | Sunday August 9, 2015
The Aam Aadmi Party held a press conference on Sunday where leaders from the party spoke against the attack on lawmaker Alka Lamba in Delhi during an anti-drug drive.
Delhi News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Sunday August 9, 2015
Aam Aadmi Party legislator Alka Lamba was injured this morning in an attack by a man who threw stones at her during an anti-drug drive near north Delhi's Kashmere Gate.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
Aam Aadmi Party today targeted the Delhi Police saying it was wasting its energy by leveling "false charges" against party lawmakers and that the credibility of the force is under question owing to rising incidents of crime in the city.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 6, 2015
To expand its reach, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today launched Women Trader's Wing which will work to resolve the problems faced by woman businesswoman and help to promote their business.
India News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Thursday August 6, 2015
With a house divided on the quantum of salary hike for lawmakers, the Delhi assembly has unanimously decided that it is best left to an expert panel. The panel will be constituted by Speaker Ram Niwas Goyal, the government today said.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 6, 2015
Aam Aadmi Party legislator Surinder Singh was arrested for beating an on-duty New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) employee for clearing footpath areas illegally occupied by hawkers, police said on Wednesday.
Delhi News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Wednesday August 5, 2015
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Lieutenant Governor (LG) Najeeb Jung seem to be heading for a fresh showdown over who controls the state administration. Mr Jung has sought files relating to a notification on enhancement of circle rates, saying that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government did ask for his permission before issuing it.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 5, 2015
Unable to match the "money and muscle power" of the two big national parties, the students wing of the Aam Aam Aadmi Party, that rules Delhi, has decided to take on the political heavyweights in the in the high-profile Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) elections through more mass contact and social media outreach.
Delhi News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra and Snigdha Basu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 5, 2015
She is the face of the Aam Aadmi Party government's costly ads highlighting the need for better policing in Delhi. But the family of 19-year-old Meenakshi, who was stabbed to death near her home last month, says the five lakh rupee compensation promised by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is yet to arrive.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
In yet another confrontation with Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, the Aam Aadmi Party government on Tuesday issued a circular stating that government in Delhi means the one which has been elected, and asked all departments and ministries not to send files to the Lieutenant Governor's office.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission's two-day-long public hearing on power tariff fixation began today amidst the steep opposition from a number of Aam Aadmi Party MLAs and representatives of Residents' Welfare Associations here against any hike.