Aam Aadmi Party Chief Arvind Kejriwal, who always claimed to be against VIP culture, has now created flutter by travelling in a chartered aircraft of corporates from pink city Jaipur to New Delhi for an event.
Salman Khan is in the eye of another controversy. At the launch of Kapil Sibal`s new album, `Raunaq`, Salman Khan reportedly insulted musical maestro AR Rahman. Rahman, has worked for the album in collaboration with the Union Minister.
Law Minister Kapil Sibal today said the Election Commission should take "hard decisions" if it finds that opinion polls are used to further the cause of parties as a sting operation showed that poll data is manipulated by agencies conducting such exercise.
Law Minister Kapil Sibal on Wednesday said government would abide by Supreme Court`s decision commuting death penalty of convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, but took a jibe at BJP for not uttering a word on the issue while it had bayed for Afzal Guru`s blood.
Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam on Wednesday rejected Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal`s view that accountability process in judiciary was exceptionally weak, saying all complaints against judges are dealt according to the existing mechanism.
Noting that the process of accountability within the judiciary is "exceptionally weak", Law Minister Kapil Sibal on Tuesday said that discretionary powers with the Chief Justice of India result in very few judges being brought to book for corruption.
Under attack from Opposition over the Communal Violence Bill, Law Minister Kapil Sibal on Saturday defended it saying the proposed law was not violative of the country`s federal structure and was required as several state governments have been accused of shielding those guilty of targetted violence.
Spelling more trouble for the Aam Aadmi Party, the Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and some other senior party leaders on a petition challenging a Delhi High Court order in a defamation case against him.
Even as the Opposition scuttled introduction of communal violence prevention bill in Rajya Sabha contending it violates federalism, Law Minister Kapil Sibal said the legislation has no provision which gives power to the Centre.
Protesting against inclusion of Kapil Sibal`s name in "corrupt politicians" list released by AAP, scores of Congress activists on Monday held a protest outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal`s official residence on Tilak Lane.
Apparently taking the leaf out of AAP strategy, Congress will decide candidates of 16 Lok Sabha constituencies including that of Union Minister Kapil Sibal`s Chandni Chowk in Delhi and young leader Meenakshi Natrajan`s Mandsaur in Madhya Pradesh through primaries.
Amid speculations that AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal could contest against him from his Chandni Chowk constituency, Union Minister Kapil Sibal on Friday said he will be in the fray from there irrespective of who his opponent is.
Kapil Sibal hit out at both Narendra Modi and Arvind Kejriwal saying the BJP leader was a "salesman" who does not see corruption of party leaders while the AAP chief was a "showman" who tries to paint everybody corrupt.