AAP ex-Assembly speaker MS Dhir joins BJP

In a major setback for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), former MLA MS Dhir, who was the Speaker in the last Delhi Assembly, has joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), reports said on Friday.

President dissolves Delhi Assembly, EC revokes notification for holding bypolls

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday dissolved the Delhi Assembly after which the Election Commission (EC) withdrew the notification issued for holding bypolls in the national capital.

Leaders not projected as CM candidates proving to be good administrators: Jagdish Mukhi

Senior BJP leader in Delhi Jagdish Mukhi, who is known to have chief ministerial ambitions, on Tuesday said that several good leaders were not projected for the top post by the party, but they were now proving to be good administrators.

SC supports LG's 'positive' efforts, gives 12 more days to explore govt formation in Delhi
SC supports LG's 'positive' efforts, gives 12 more days to explore govt formation in Delhi

Taking note of Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung's efforts to break the deadlock, the Supreme Court on Thursday adjourned hearing on government formation in Delhi to November 11.

SC slams Delhi govt formation delay, says President's rule can't go on forever
SC slams Delhi govt formation delay, says President's rule can't go on forever

The Supreme Court on Tuesday pulled by the Central government as well as Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, Najeeb Jung, for delay in taking decision regarding government formation in the national capital.

Congress disapproves of Sheila Dikshit's remarks backing BJP in Delhi

Congress on Thursday disapproved of former Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's remarks that the BJP should be given an opportunity to form government in Delhi.

Some AAP MLAs using govt perks after pledging otherwise: BJP

In a continuing war of words with AAP, BJP on Wednesday charged that although the party tries to give "lessons in political morality" some of its MLAs are enjoying government posts and using official cars despite pledging they would forgo all the facilities which a legislator enjoys.

BJP's four formulas to form government in Delhi

As reports on Friday claimed that Lt Governor Najeeb Jung had sought President Pranab Mukherjee's permission to invite the single largest party in Delhi Assembly to form government in the state, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said that it would take a call after analysing the situation.

President`s Rule in Delhi till February 2015, MHA defers decision on holding fresh polls: Reports

The Ministry of Home Affairs has deferred the decision on holding fresh elections in Delhi for now, as per reports on Monday.

Delhi Congress demands immediate dissolution of Assembly

As Delhi completed six months under President`s Rule, Congress on Tuesday targeted the NDA government at the Centre, accusing it of "total failure" in running the city.

AAP campaign for dissolution of Assembly now hits Delhi Metro

Designed to exert pressure on the BJP-led central government to take a decision on dissolving the Delhi Assembly, AAP is now taking its signature campaign on the issue to Metro stations.

BJP, Congress welcome SC direction over dissolution of Delhi Assembly

BJP and Congress on Tuesday welcomed the Supreme Court`s direction over dissolution of Delhi Assembly and said Delhiites should immediately get an elected government.

Take steps to end political deadlock in Delhi: SC to Centre

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the central government to clear its stand on Delhi Assembly which is currently in suspended animation.

Arvind Kejriwal to hold rally for dissolution of Delhi Assembly today

The Aam Aadmi Party will hold a rally and press for dissolution of the Delhi Assembly.

Arvind Kejriwal to hold demonstration for dissolution of Delhi Assembly

Aam Aadmi Party will hold a rally in the national capital in support of their demand of dissolution of the Legislative Assembly and hold fresh elections.

HC seeks govt`s reply on plea to prosecute Kejriwal & Bharti

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response from the Centre and city government on a plea over the issue of grant of sanction to prosecute former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Law Minister Somnath Bharti for alleged "anarchy" created by their party in January this year during a protest against actions of certain police officials.

Arvind Kejriwal accuses BJP of horse-trading, claims Rs 20 crore offered to AAP MLAs

In a recent audio clip uploaded on social-networking sites by Aam Aadmi Party, the party`s convenor Arvind Kejriwal has accused the BJP of indulging in horse-trading to lure AAP MLAs in its favour in Delhi Assembly.

Centre opposes dissolution of Delhi Assembly

Elections to Delhi Assembly are unlikely to take place in the near future as the central government Friday opposed, in the apex court, the Aam Aadmi Party`s plea for the dissolution of the house, currently under suspended animation, and holding of fresh polls.

Apprised President of how BJP was indulging in horse trading: Arvind Kejriwal

Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal and his team met President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday over possibilities of forming the government in Delhi.

BJP poaching our MLA, should stop `low level politics`: AAP

The Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday accused BJP of poaching its legislators saying the party should stop "low level politics" and demanded immediate dissolution of Delhi Assembly and announcement of fresh polls.