India News | Reported by Ishadrita Lahiri, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday January 31, 2017
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, whose comments in Goa on bribes for votes have been flagged to the Election Commission by Arvind Kejriwal, yesterday appeared to attempt a correction by saying that "voting is a pure deed".
Delhi News | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Monday January 30, 2017
Not long after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal learned today that he must face trial in a Delhi court in a criminal defamation case filed against him by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, another court has summoned him and ordered him to face trial on defamation charges. The Chief Minister has been sued by former Test cricketer Chetan Chauhan.
India News | NDTV News Desk | Monday January 30, 2017
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, while campaigning in Goa, has allegedly made comments similar to those that landed Arvind Kejriwal in trouble with the Election Commission. In tweets, the Delhi Chief Minister has "dared" the Election Commission to take action against Mr Parrikar.
India News | Edited By Parmeshwar Bawa | Friday February 3, 2017
Election Commission has ordered the Goa poll authorities to register a police case against Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal for his remarks about bribes at an election rally.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday January 29, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today dubbed Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party as "an outsider" in Punjab and told voters that unless the Akali-BJP combine comes to power again, Punjab as well as the entire nation could face a "crisis".
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 28, 2017
Dismissing any threat from either the Akali Dal or the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Punjab Congress president and the chief ministerial candidate of the party Amarinder Singh today termed the battle of the upcoming state Assembly polls as a fight between the Congress on one hand and the "most corrupt politician", Sukhbir Badal, and the "biggest of all li...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 27, 2017
Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan has lauded the Delhi government for providing free primary health care through Mohalla Clinics -- an initiative that is "consistent with the Universal Health Coverage (UHC) goal" of the World Health Organization.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Friday January 27, 2017
Free laptops for students ahead of their board exams, meals costing just Rs 5 at subsidized canteens, cheaper electricity and the abolition of property tax are some of the promises made by Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party to voters in Punjab.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Friday January 27, 2017
Nirvaan Singh, an unassuming young man of 27, goes everywhere that Captain Amarinder Singh does on his campaign trail, between rallies engaging the 75-year-old Congressman on his smartphone as he explains social media tools, prepares him for a Facebook Live or just asks him to respond to a query.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Friday January 27, 2017
Bhagwant Mann for Punjab Chief Minister? The Aam Aadmi Party lawmaker who made headlines and earned the wrath of his colleagues last year by live-streaming his arrival at parliament, is drawing massive crowds while campaigning across the state and his party's leaders are reportedly weighing projecting him for the state's top job.
Delhi News | NDTV NEWS DESK | Thursday January 26, 2017
Arvind Kejriwal has received death threats on his official email, the Delhi Government complained to the police on Wednesday.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 26, 2017
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has received death threats on his official e-mail following which Police Commissioner Alok Verma has been approached by the city government to look into the matter.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday January 24, 2017
Arvind Kejriwal's brother-in-law is being investigated over allegations that he swindled the Delhi Government in connection with civic projects.
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 | Edited by Raija Susan Panicker | Monday January 23, 2017
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, often criticized for stretching himself too thin at the cost of governing the capital, is offering himself up for another job. Make me your Brand Ambassador, he wrote to the Election Commission today, which recently rebuked him for remarks made while campaigning in Goa.
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.
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 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 | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Thursday January 19, 2017
With assembly elections in Punjab less than a month away, the process of filing nomination papers came to an end on Wednesday with 1,941 candidates filing nominations for the 117 assembly constituencies in the state. Congress's newest recruit Navjot Singh Sidhu, state Congress chief Amarinder Singh and the Aam Aadmi Party's Bhagwant Mann were among...
Delhi News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday January 18, 2017
Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia is being investigated by the Central Bureau of Investigation in a case of alleged irregularities in 'Talk To AK' campaign. Sources said the agency has registered a preliminary inquiry against Mr Sisodia.
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 Abhishek Chakraborty | Tuesday January 17, 2017
Activist Hardik Patel began his journey home to Gujarat today with a full-blown attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the khadi calendar row and vowed to renew the Patidar or Patel agitation for reservation in government jobs and colleges. The 23-year-old was granted bail in a sedition case last year on the condition that he would stay out of...
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 | Sunday January 15, 2017
Some 90 Punjabis of Indian-origin from Canada will fly to Punjab to campaign for Aam Admi Party (AAP) in 16 of the state's largest constituencies for the assembly elections on February 4.
India News | Written by Sonal Mehrotra Kapoor | Sunday January 15, 2017
In Bhoa constituency in Pathankot, AAP's poster boy and chief campaigner in Punjab is not holding any major rallies. His cavalcade of 40 plus vehicles stops at major junctions where the Delhi Chief Minister holds small public rallies.
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.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 13, 2017
Police on Friday detained around 70 BJP councillors from outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence while staging a protest.
India News | Reported by Anant R Zanane, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday January 13, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has replaced Mahatma Gandhi on the 2017 calendars of government's khadi enterprise in a move described by many in the opposition as "sacrilege".