India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
The deadline for a Parliamentary panel examining the bill on anti-corruption watchdog Lokpal for submission of its report has been extended for a third time till November 15.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 2, 2015
Thousands of Congress workers led by senior party leader Ajay Maken today staged protests at all the 14 District Congress Committees in the national capital demanding that the AAP government immediately constitute a Lok Pal for Delhi.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 3, 2015
Insisting that honest governance does not come with self-certification, AAP's Lokpal N Dilip Kumar today said he will "believe in the Delhi government" only after the Jan Lokpal bill is passed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 20, 2015
A parliamentary committee examining the Lokpal amendment Bill is expected to submit its final report by June end.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Congress President Sonia Gandhi has expressed her agreement with the concerns of Gandhian Anna Hazare on the NDA government's land bill and vowed to oppose it at all fora.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 16, 2015
A day after his former associate in the agitation for Lokpal Bill, Kiran Bedi, joined BJP, Anna Hazare today said the former IPS officer did not consult him before joining the party.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 15, 2014
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday said it would provide free water and fifty percent reduction in electricity bill to every household if voted to power.
Wednesday August 27, 2014
All central government employees, except those working as peons or multi-tasking staff, need to declare their assets and liabilities and those of their spouses and dependent children as mandatory
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 3, 2014
A committee under the chairmanship of the Attorney General (AG) has been formed by the Centre to look into the amendments in Lokpal search panel rules, which were notified by the last UPA government.
Blog | Captain GR Gopinath | Monday February 17, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal will be back to haunt the Congress and the BJP again and will be their nightmare till a strong Jan Lokpal Bill sees the light of day.
India News | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Monday February 17, 2014
Delhi came under a spell of President's Rule today, some 60 hours after Arvind Kejriwal resigned from the chief minister's post after the BJP and the Congress foiled his plans to introduce the anti-graft Jan Lokpal Bill in the Delhi Assembly.
Elections News | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Niha Masih) | Sunday February 16, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal said the Congress and BJP ganged up to defeat the Jan Lokpal Bill, because his government had registered an FIR against Mukesh Ambani on allegations of corruption in gas pricing.
Elections News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 15, 2014
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday launched a nationwide anti-corruption drive and will hold a string of rallies under the leadership of Arvind Kejriwal, who quit as Delhi chief minister, party leaders said.
India News | NDTV.com | Saturday February 15, 2014
In an exclusive interview with NDTV's Barkha Dutt, Arvind Kejriwal said he resigned as Delhi Chief Minister yesterday because he saw 'no sense in continuing after Jan Lokpal bill was blocked'.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 15, 2014
Dubbing the Arvind Kejriwal government in Delhi as the "worst ever", BJP leader Arun Jaitley today said its decision to step down over the issue Jan Lokpal was like a "nightmare" finally getting over.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 15, 2014
A day after Arvind Kejriwal stepped down as Delhi Chief Minister, Aam Aadmi Party today made it clear that it would contest the Lok Sabha polls under his leadership.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 15, 2014
A day after Arvind Kejriwal stepped down as Delhi Chief Minister, the Aam Aadmi Party today made it clear that it would contest the Lok Sabha polls under his leadership.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday February 15, 2014
The morning after Arvind Kejriwal resigned as Delhi Chief Minister, some of his supporters gathered outside his residence to meet him. As he came out to greet them, the Aam Aadmi Party chief smiled and said, "I am not the Chief Minister anymore, but I will try and do what I can."
Blog | Sreenivasan Jain | Tuesday August 26, 2014
On Friday night, as the crowds swelled once again outside the Aam Aadmi Party office to watch the endgame, the jubilation had an edge of defiance, but also of hidden anxiety.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday February 15, 2014
On Friday evening, Arvind Kejriwal announced that he was resigning after being the Chief Minister of Delhi for just 49 days as his push for the anti-corruption Jan Lokpal Bill was blocked in the state legislature by MLAs from the Congress and the BJP.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday February 14, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal today resigned as Chief Minister after his anti-corruption Jan Lokpal Bill was blocked in the Delhi Assembly by MLAs of the BJP and the Congress. Though Mr Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) government was only in power for 49 days, it was a tenure riddled with controversies.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 14, 2014
Congress spokesperson Sandeep Dikshit has accused Arvind Kejriwal, who resigned this evening as Delhi Chief Minister, of being a "negative person, a glib-talker and a smooth liar who was looking for an excuse to run away".
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday February 14, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal resigned as Delhi's Chief Minister today after a failed bid to table his pet Jan Lokpal bill in the state legislature. His resignation speech, from the Aam Aadmi Party's headquarters in Delhi, was seen by many as the beginning for his campaign for the national election, due by May.
India News | NDTV.com | Friday February 14, 2014
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today resigned after his push for the anti-corruption Jan Lokpal Bill was blocked in the state legislature by law-makers from the Congress and the BJP.