Aam Aadmi Party

Embarrassed in court, Arvind Kejriwal's lawyer refuses to appear for him in defamation case

Embarrassed in court, Arvind Kejriwal's lawyer refuses to appear for him in defamation case

In a letter stating that he will be withdrawing from the case, Chaudhari said that he had "inadequate" briefing which resulted in an "embarrassing situation" on February 12. 

Feb 16, 2018, 16:26 PM IST
Congress releases ‘chargesheet’ against Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP government, says ‘foundation laid on false promises’

Congress releases ‘chargesheet’ against Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP government, says ‘foundation laid on false promises’

The Congress party on Wednesday released a ‘chargesheet’ on completion of three years of Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi. Hitting out at the ruling party, the Congress claimed that the foundation of the AAP government was laid on false promises.

Feb 14, 2018, 15:41 PM IST
'Seen and unseen forces' defer TV ads on three years of Arvind Kejriwal government

'Seen and unseen forces' defer TV ads on three years of Arvind Kejriwal government

The AAP government in Delhi completes three years in office on February 14.

Feb 13, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
BJP, AAP in war of words over 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan's portrait in Delhi Assembly

BJP, AAP in war of words over 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan's portrait in Delhi Assembly

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had unveiled portraits of 70 eminent individuals at the Delhi Assembly on the Republic Day.

Jan 27, 2018, 16:13 PM IST
Delhi HC refuses to stay disqualification of 20 MLAs but asks EC not to release bypoll dates yet

Delhi HC refuses to stay disqualification of 20 MLAs but asks EC not to release bypoll dates yet

The High Court was hearing a plea of eight AAP MLAs against their disqualification for holding office of profit. 

Jan 24, 2018, 15:28 PM IST

Vantage Point: Absurd to target AAP MLAs on 'office of profit' while moneybags ride to Rajya Sabha

The bigger problem in India is high-level political corruption, not minor nitpicking that stops first-time MLAs on the tracks.

Jan 23, 2018, 18:31 PM IST
AAP calls EC 'Khap Panchayat', slams new chief Rawat

AAP calls EC 'Khap Panchayat', slams new chief Rawat

AAP on Tuesday dubbed the Election Commission a "Khap Panchayat".

Jan 23, 2018, 16:40 PM IST
AAP MLAs move Delhi High Court against their disqualification

AAP MLAs move Delhi High Court against their disqualification

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, in an open letter, has sought public support against the disqualification of AAP MLAs.

Jan 23, 2018, 10:59 AM IST
AAP MLAs withdraw plea from Delhi High Court seeking stay on their disqualification

AAP MLAs withdraw plea from Delhi High Court seeking stay on their disqualification

President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday approved the disqualification 20 of AAP MLAs in Delhi for holding offices of profit.

Jan 22, 2018, 16:56 PM IST
God gave us 67 seats knowing this day was coming: Arvind Kejriwal on disqualification of AAP MLAs

God gave us 67 seats knowing this day was coming: Arvind Kejriwal on disqualification of AAP MLAs

President on Sunday accepted EC's recommendation to disqualify 20 MLAs of Delhi's ruling AAP for holding offices of profit.

Jan 21, 2018, 20:13 PM IST
Setback to Arvind Kejriwal as President approves disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs of Delhi Assembly

Setback to Arvind Kejriwal as President approves disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs of Delhi Assembly

In its opinion sent to President, the EC had said that AAP MLAs, by occupying the post of parliamentary secretaries had held offices of profit and were liable to be disqualified.

Jan 21, 2018, 15:40 PM IST

Is questioning independence of a constitutional body itself not unconstitutional?

The recent decision by the Election Commission to disqualify 21 MLAs of the ruling AAP in Delhi has raised serious questions.

Jan 21, 2018, 11:10 AM IST
AAP aaye, AAP chhaye: Shatrughan Sinha backs Kejriwal’s party against ‘politics of vendetta’

AAP aaye, AAP chhaye: Shatrughan Sinha backs Kejriwal’s party against ‘politics of vendetta’

The Aam Aadmi Party is battling a major crisis over Election Commission’s recommendation to disqualify 20 of its MLAs.

Jan 21, 2018, 10:37 AM IST
 Kejriwal must resign, Congress and BJP attack AAP over MLA disqualification row

Kejriwal must resign, Congress and BJP attack AAP over MLA disqualification row

Leaders of Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have demanded Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's resignation, hours after 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislators were disqualified by the Election Commission of India on Friday. 

Jan 19, 2018, 17:44 PM IST
Setback for AAP, Election Commission recommends disqualification of 20 Delhi MLAs

Setback for AAP, Election Commission recommends disqualification of 20 Delhi MLAs

The EC has sent its recommendation to President Ram Nath Kovind. 

Jan 19, 2018, 14:12 PM IST
No more Arvind Kejriwals from my movement, assures Anna Hazare

No more Arvind Kejriwals from my movement, assures Anna Hazare

Anyone who wants to join will now have to give an undertaking against joining active politics, he said.

Jan 16, 2018, 07:56 AM IST
Kumar Vishwas at centre of conspiracies to topple Arvind Kejriwal government: AAP

Kumar Vishwas at centre of conspiracies to topple Arvind Kejriwal government: AAP

AAP leader Gopal Rai claimed that after the MCD polls in April last year, "there were attempts to bring down the government and Kumar Vishwas was the principal mover and at the centre of those conspiracies".

Jan 04, 2018, 19:47 PM IST
Ajay Maken accuses AAP of poaching Sushil Gupta with Rajya Sabha seat bait

Ajay Maken accuses AAP of poaching Sushil Gupta with Rajya Sabha seat bait

Maken took to Twitter to share a conversation of him with Gupta.

Jan 03, 2018, 14:38 PM IST
Jharkhand Vikas Morcha favours Parliament and Assembly elections together

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha favours Parliament and Assembly elections together

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) (JVM) president, Babulal Marandi on Sunday said his party favour holding Parliament and Assembly elections simultaneously.

Dec 31, 2017, 20:58 PM IST