Ajay Maken

All-party meet at Kejriwal's residence to discuss sealing drive in Delhi

All-party meet at Kejriwal's residence to discuss sealing drive in Delhi

Close to seven lakh shops are likely to remain shut in Delhi as traders demand an end to the sealing drive in the city. Trading unions CAIT and CTI have called for a strike and it is being supported by 2500 trading organisations. 

Mar 13, 2018, 06:30 AM IST
Arvind Kejriwal invites Manoj Tiwari, Ajay Maken for meeting to end sealing menace

Arvind Kejriwal invites Manoj Tiwari, Ajay Maken for meeting to end sealing menace

On Saturday, Kejriwal had written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi warning that crime in the capital may increase if the sealing drive is not stopped.

Mar 11, 2018, 11:19 AM IST
Despite being ignored, I will always stand by Congress: Sheila Dikshit

Despite being ignored, I will always stand by Congress: Sheila Dikshit

Ex-Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit today said that she will always stand by her party Congress despite being ignored by its top leadership.

Feb 18, 2018, 20:32 PM IST
As Arvinder Singh Lovely returns to Congress, Sheila Dikshit offers an advice to Ajay Maken

As Arvinder Singh Lovely returns to Congress, Sheila Dikshit offers an advice to Ajay Maken

A day after Arvinder Singh Lovely got back into the Congress fold, senior Congress leader Sheila Dikshit hit out at party's Delhi chief Ajay Maken. The former Delhi chief minister said that Maken has done a lot of damage to the party. 

Feb 18, 2018, 14:01 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
Congress demands to halt 'illegal' sealing drive in Delhi

Congress demands to halt 'illegal' sealing drive in Delhi

Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken on Thursday made a presentation before the Supreme Court-appointed monitoring committee, raising the demand for halting the ongoing sealing of illegal commercial establishments in the city.

Feb 02, 2018, 09:34 AM IST
Congress seeks rejection of RS nominee, AAP calls objections frivolous

Congress seeks rejection of RS nominee, AAP calls objections frivolous

The Congress on Saturday demanded that the candidature of AAP nominee N.D. Gupta for the the Rajya Sabha election from Delhi be rejected on the ground he holds an office of profit. The AAP said its candidate had already resigned from the post before filing his nomination.

Jan 06, 2018, 19:37 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

Move court against Metro fare hike, Ajay Maken tells Arvind Kejriwal

The Delhi Metro Rail Corp (DMRC) hiked the fares from October 10, the second this year after the May hike, despite opposition from the Delhi government and other quarters.

Nov 28, 2017, 18:19 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi likely to be elevated as Congress president in November

Rahul Gandhi likely to be elevated as Congress president in November

Congress is hopeful that the elevation of Rahul Gandhi as president will take place next month.

Oct 31, 2017, 00:50 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi's elevation may not be before Dec 31, hints Congress

Rahul Gandhi's elevation may not be before Dec 31, hints Congress

In an indication that Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi`s much-expected elevation as party president may not take place before the Gujarat elections, the party on Friday said it has time till December 31 to complete the entire organisational election process and take a decision on the matter.

Oct 27, 2017, 21:31 PM IST
Congress  seeks probe into allegations of 'illegal' foreign funding received by AAP

Congress seeks probe into allegations of 'illegal' foreign funding received by AAP

Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken on Sunday sought a "thorough probe" into the allegations levelled by sacked Delhi minister Kapil Mishra regarding "illegal" foreign funding received by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).

May 14, 2017, 18:36 PM IST

Sanction prosecution of Arvind Kejriwal, ministers: Ajay Maken

The Congress on Monday wrote to Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal to demand the prosecution of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his ministers on the basis of the Shunglu committee report.

May 08, 2017, 15:57 PM IST
Ajay Maken withdraws his resignation as Delhi Congress chief

Ajay Maken withdraws his resignation as Delhi Congress chief

Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken on Wednesday said he has withdrawn his resignation that he had submitted to party president Sonia Gandhi after the Congress` "unsatisfactory performance" in the recent Delhi civic polls.

May 03, 2017, 20:53 PM IST

Anna Hazare slams Arvind Kejriwal, says there's difference between his action and words

BJP leaders demanded resignation from Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal. Sri Lanka PM Ranil Wickremesinghe arrived today for 5-day India tour.

Apr 26, 2017, 19:24 PM IST
MCD results: After Ajay Maken, Delhi Congress in-charge PC Chacko offers to resign

MCD results: After Ajay Maken, Delhi Congress in-charge PC Chacko offers to resign

Hours after Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken tenders his resignation over the party's dismal performance in the MCD elections, PC Chacko has followed suit and offered to resign as Congress' Delhi in-charge.

Apr 26, 2017, 14:56 PM IST
MCD Elections 2017: Ajay Maken takes responsibility for defeat, quits as Delhi Congress chief

MCD Elections 2017: Ajay Maken takes responsibility for defeat, quits as Delhi Congress chief

With Congress trailing in the keenly-contested municipal corporation polls in the national capital, its Delhi unit chief Ajay Maken resigned from his post on Wednesday taking moral responsibility for his party's electoral debacle.

Apr 26, 2017, 11:58 AM IST
Delhi MCD polls: Stage set for counting of votes on Wednesday, stakes high for AAP, Congress, BJP

Delhi MCD polls: Stage set for counting of votes on Wednesday, stakes high for AAP, Congress, BJP

The stage is set for counting of votes on Wednesday in Delhi municipal polls, with the verdict likely to have political ramifications beyond the national capital's borders.

Apr 25, 2017, 23:55 PM IST
BJP grabs 49 seats in EDMC (East Delhi Municipal Corporation) Election Results; AAP No 2, Congress No 3

BJP grabs 49 seats in EDMC (East Delhi Municipal Corporation) Election Results; AAP No 2, Congress No 3

In EDMC area, Sunder Nagri polled the highest at 63.62 percent while Shakarpur registered the lowest at 48.78 percent.

Apr 25, 2017, 16:53 PM IST
Promising 'sensible governance', Ajay maken says Delhi should vote for Congress

Promising 'sensible governance', Ajay maken says Delhi should vote for Congress

Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken on Sunday said the national capital should vote for the grand old party for sensible governance.

Apr 23, 2017, 11:03 AM IST