Delhi assembly polls 2013

Aam Aadmi Party is B team of Congress: Harsh Vardhan

Bharatiya Janata Party leader Dr Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday reportedly called the Aam Aadmi Party as the B team of Congress and asked it to clear whether it wants to form government in the national capital.

Dec 18, 2013, 17:43 PM IST

AAP asks Delhi: Should we form govt?

Playing the waiting game, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday formally announced that it will seek the opinion of the citizens of Delhi on whether they should form the next government in Delhi with Congress’ support.

Dec 17, 2013, 13:03 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal elected AAP leader in Delhi Assembly

Arvind Kejriwal was on Monday elected unanimously by 28 legislators of the Aam Aadmi Party as their leader in the Delhi Assembly.

Dec 09, 2013, 20:48 PM IST

Record 65.86 percent turnout in Delhi polls

The national capital registered its highest-ever voter turnout of 65.86 percent in the keenly contested Assembly polls with men and women coming out in almost equal numbers to vote.

Dec 05, 2013, 18:43 PM IST

Delhi polls: Record 66% turnout in tight triangular contest between Congress, BJP, AAP

A record 66 percent Delhiites voted on Wednesday in the fiercely fought Assembly polls.

Dec 04, 2013, 19:36 PM IST

Sonia confident of win, Dikshit keeping fingers crossed

Congress President Sonia Gandhi today exuded confidence of her party`s fourth straight victory in Delhi polls, seen as a key contest ahead of next year`s Lok Sabha election, though Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit struck a cautious note, saying she was keeping her "fingers crossed".

Dec 04, 2013, 14:07 PM IST

60 voting machines replaced during Delhi polls

A total of 60 Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) were replaced before and during polling in all the constituencies in the capital, said an election commission officer.

Dec 04, 2013, 13:04 PM IST

Fought election with confidence: Sheila Dikshit

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Wednesday said the Congress fought the assembly election with confidence.

Dec 04, 2013, 10:23 AM IST

Confident of results: Arvind Kejriwal

Aam Admi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal Wednesday said he was "confident of the results" after casting his vote in New Delhi assembly constituency.

Dec 04, 2013, 09:27 AM IST

Delhi will cease to function if people from Bihar, Purvanchal stop working: Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said there are two Delhis - one for the rich and the other for the poor - and it is the people of Bihar and Purvanchal who helped build the city.

Dec 01, 2013, 22:41 PM IST

HP leaders in Delhi for final stage of electioneering

Senior politicians of Himachal Pradesh, including those from BJP and Congress, are camping in Delhi for the final stage of campaigning to the December 4 polls.

Nov 30, 2013, 21:06 PM IST

BJP to release election manifesto for Delhi today

The main opposition party, BJP, will on Friday release its election manifesto, which promises good governance, better living conditions for Delhi residents and greater security for women here.

Nov 22, 2013, 09:50 AM IST

I don’t need any character certificate from Sheila Dikshit: Harsh Vardhan

Bharatiya Janata Party has nominated Dr Harsh Vardhan as its chief ministerial candidate over Vijay Goel for Delhi Assembly Elections 2013.

Nov 20, 2013, 15:55 PM IST

HC allows SAD to withdraw petition on election symbol

The Delhi High Court has allowed Shiromani Akali Dal to withdraw its petition relating to allotment of election symbol `bucket` and make a fresh representation before the Election Commission of India.

Nov 19, 2013, 19:33 PM IST

The Anna factor in AAP’s calculations

Jan Lokpal Bill crusader Anna Hazare and his one-time close associate Arvind Kejriwal have had an uneasy relationship ever since the latter decided to take the plunge into electoral politics.

Nov 19, 2013, 14:42 PM IST

AAP`s manifesto promises Jan Lokpal, cheap electricity, affordable houses

Former RTI activist and politician Arvind Kejriwal will on Monday release the election manifesto of his political outfit Aam Admi Party (AAP), which promises cheap electricity, regular water supply and affordable housing for Delhi residents.

Nov 18, 2013, 09:17 AM IST

Delhi polls: More first time voters but not easy to woo

Youngsters` choice may turn out to be crucial for political parties in the upcoming Delhi assembly polls as the number of first time voters has more than doubled from 98,000 during the municipal election in 2012 to over 3.5 lakh this year.

Nov 12, 2013, 12:44 PM IST

Delhi assembly polls: AAP to field strong candidate against Harsh Vardhan

Aam Aadmi Party is keen to field a strong candidate against BJP`s Chief Ministerial candidate Harsh Vardhan from Krishna Nagar constituency in forthcoming Delhi assembly polls.

Nov 01, 2013, 22:20 PM IST

Seek nod for rallies at least 2 days prior: Election Commission to political parties

Election Commission of Delhi asked political parties to obtain clearance for rallies, processions and public meetings at least 48 hours prior to the events, failing which approval will not be given.

Oct 28, 2013, 21:48 PM IST

BJP seeks EC nod to sell onions at subsidised rates in Delhi

BJP on Saturday sought permission from the Chief Electoral Officer to sell onions here at cheaper rates.

Oct 27, 2013, 00:30 AM IST