India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 19, 2014
In a part of Uttar Pradesh that is known to be fiercely loyal to the Gandhi family, Aam Aadmi Party's Kumar Vishwas began his election campaign against Rahul Gandhi by washing a statue of his father Rajiv Gandhi and accusing him of neglecting his leg...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 18, 2014
After announcing Kumar Vishwas's candidature against Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, there is a buzz that the party might pitch Shazia Ilmi against Congress president Sonia Gandhi in the upcoming general elections.
Election 2014 | Edited by Mala Das | Monday February 17, 2014
The Aam Aadmi Party's first list of 20 potential giant-killers for the general elections due by May, seems to have ruffled some feathers internally. The Congress and the BJP are, however, dismissive.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 13, 2014
Poet-turned politician Kumar Vishwas, former banker Meera Sanyal, party leader Mayank Gandhi and senior advocate H S Phoolka will be among the Aam Aadmi Party candidates for the Lok Sabha elections.
India | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday January 28, 2014
The "Raja of Amethi", 62, is the second outsider the party has nominated to represent the north-eastern state in the House of Elders.
India | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Thursday January 23, 2014
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today took a dig at Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas, comparing him with a bhopu (trumpet) who had "come to Amethi today and would go back tomorrow.''
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 22, 2014
A BJP leader from Kerala has filed a petition before the National Human Rights Commission seeking action against AAP leader Kumar Vishwas for his alleged derogatory remarks against nurses from the state.
India | Devesh Kumar | Wednesday January 22, 2014
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi arrived in his parliamentary constituency, Amethi, today to meet party workers and to review the progress of centrally-sponsored welfare schemes. He is accompanied on the two-day visit by his sister Priyanka Gandh...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday January 22, 2014
Kumar Vishwas, a leader of the Aam Aadmi Party, apologized today for offensive remarks about Kerala nurses that he made in 2008. A video of his comments has been highlighted by political opponents and is being circulated online
South | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday January 22, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has written to his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal, expressing anger over remarks made by Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas on nurses from Kerala during a stage show.
South | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Monday January 20, 2014
The Aam Aadmi Party office in Cochin was vandalised today allegedly by Youth Congress workers protesting against AAP leader Kumar Vishwas's remarks on nurses from Kerala during a stage show in 2009.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Monday January 20, 2014
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will be on a two-day visit to his Amethi Lok Sabha constituency from January 22, even as AAP leader Kumar Vishwas continued targeting him over development issues in the area.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday January 20, 2014
Aam Admi Party leader Kumar Vishwas has been booked for allegedly hurting religious sentiments through his remarks in some videos available online.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday January 20, 2014
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)'s Kumar Vishwas faced fresh controversy on Monday over remarks he made on nurses from Kerala during a stage show, which were described as racist and raised in the state's assembly.
India | Written by Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Niha Masih) | Saturday January 18, 2014
As Rahul Gandhi takes centrestage for the Congress's 2014 campaign, in Amethi, in the bastion of Nehru Gandhi family, India's premier political dynasty faces new threats - from within and outside.
Cities | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday January 16, 2014
At the height of electioneering for assembly polls in Delhi, Aam Aadmi Party posters, ubiquitously plastered on the capital's autorickshaws, slammed then Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit of the Congress for failing to keep women safe.
Election 2014 | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday January 15, 2014
Aam Aadmi Party's Kumar Vishwas, who has declared he will run against Rahul Gandhi in the Lok Sabha elections, was attacked by eggs at a public meeting in Amethi today.
The Aam Aadmi Party's Kumar Vishwas, who plans to challenge the Congress party from the Gandhi family's bastion in Uttar Pradesh, said it would be unfortunate if Rahul Gandhi became India's prime minister.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday January 15, 2014
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is battling an embarrassing public confrontation with its MLA, Vinod Kumar Binny, who has called party chief Arvind Kejriwal a "liar" and criticised the party for "straying from its principles."
Election 2014 | Edited by Shoumeshwar Sen (with inputs from PTI) | Tuesday January 14, 2014
Kumar Vishwas of the Aam Aadmi Party, who has declared he will run against Rahul Gandhi for parliament, said today that he hopes Mr Gandhi's younger sister, Priyanka, will assign her support wisely.