MCD elections

Mayoral polls: MCD sends proposal to LG with tentative dates

Mayoral polls: MCD sends proposal to LG with tentative dates

The North, the South and the East Delhi Municipal Corporations choose their own mayors in the first meeting of the new House. But, the newly elected councillors are yet to be administered the oath of office.

May 04, 2017, 21:04 PM IST
MCD win forms base for Delhi assembly elections: BJP chief Amit Shah

MCD win forms base for Delhi assembly elections: BJP chief Amit Shah

The BJP victory in Delhi's municipal elections here has laid the ground to also win assembly polls in the capital, party President Amit Shah said on Tuesday.

May 02, 2017, 14:01 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal administers AAP councillors 'pledge of loyalty', warns them against 'betraying party' – Watch video

Arvind Kejriwal administers AAP councillors 'pledge of loyalty', warns them against 'betraying party' – Watch video

The Aam Aadmi Party won in 48 of the 270 wards of the three Delhi Municipal Corporations, polls for which were held on Sunday. The BJP swept the elections with 181.

Apr 28, 2017, 12:57 PM IST
After MCD poll drubbing, Sanjay Singh resigns as AAP's Punjab in-charge

After MCD poll drubbing, Sanjay Singh resigns as AAP's Punjab in-charge

A day after ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) faced a defeat in the MCD polls, party's Punjab in-charge Sanjay Singh resigned from his post on Thursday.

Apr 27, 2017, 11:27 AM IST
BJP is only 'viable' option available for voters: MoS PMO

BJP is only 'viable' option available for voters: MoS PMO

Union Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh, on Wednesday, said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is the only 'viable' option available for the voters to put their trust on.

Apr 26, 2017, 12:47 PM IST
MCD poll ends with 54 percent voter turnout

MCD poll ends with 54 percent voter turnout

State Election Commissioner SK Srivastava said 18 Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) were replaced due to faulty battery or non-functional button issues.polls

 

Apr 23, 2017, 22:20 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
Vote in large numbers to make Delhi 'Dengue, Chikungunya free': Arvind Kejriwal

Vote in large numbers to make Delhi 'Dengue, Chikungunya free': Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday appealed the people to come out in large numbers and vote for a "Dengue and Chikungunya free" Delhi.

Apr 23, 2017, 10:17 AM IST
MCD polls 2017: Stage set for high-octane municipal polls in Delhi on Sunday

MCD polls 2017: Stage set for high-octane municipal polls in Delhi on Sunday

The campaigning involving the three main players -- AAP, BJP and the Congress -- was intense, marked by rancour, and the verdict will reshape the political equations in the country's power capital.

Apr 22, 2017, 19:56 PM IST

Shazia Ilmi alleges harassment on social media, Delhi Police registers FIR

Delhi Police has registered a case of sexual harassment against unknown persons on a complaint by Delhi BJP leader Shazia Ilmi who alleged that she received a barrage of vulgar comments on social media.

Apr 21, 2017, 23:30 PM IST
Arvinder Singh Lovely explains why PM Modi's leadership is better than that of Rahul Gandhi

Arvinder Singh Lovely explains why PM Modi's leadership is better than that of Rahul Gandhi

Newly-inducted Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arvinder Singh Lovely on Friday came down heavily on the Congress leadership, especially Rahul Gandhi for the grand old party's poor performance across the country.

Apr 21, 2017, 17:32 PM IST
Delhi BJP leader tweets video, claims to show `real face` of Aam Aadmi Party - Watch

Delhi BJP leader tweets video, claims to show `real face` of Aam Aadmi Party - Watch

Delhi BJP spokesperson Tajinder Pal S Bagga on Thursday night tweeted a video showing an Aam Aadmi Party leader being questioned by the aam junta in what looked like his office.

Apr 21, 2017, 10:59 AM IST

AAP manifesto promises to tackle stray dog and monkey menace

Delhi will vote on Sunday to elect a new South Delhi, an East Delhi and a North Delhi Municipal Corporation. All three bodies were earlier one single entity: Municipal Corporation of Delhi.

Apr 19, 2017, 22:00 PM IST

Sheila Dikshit a burden on Congress: Arvind Singh Lovely

A day after joining the BJP, former Delhi Congress president Arvinder Singh Lovely on Wednesday hit out at his one-time mentor and former chief minister Sheila Dikshit, dubbing her as a "burden" on the Congress.

Apr 19, 2017, 20:54 PM IST

116 candidates in MCD polls face serious criminal cases

The ADR said it went through the affidavits filed by 2,315 of the 2,537 candidates from 18 political parties, including six national parties, for the report.

Apr 18, 2017, 19:06 PM IST
MCD elections: BJP releases poll manifesto, assures revolutionary changes in Delhi

MCD elections: BJP releases poll manifesto, assures revolutionary changes in Delhi

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday released its manifesto for the upcoming municipal polls in Delhi.

Apr 16, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Stung by poor show in Punjab and Goa, AAP changes poll strategy – 'No Modi-bashing'

Stung by poor show in Punjab and Goa, AAP changes poll strategy – 'No Modi-bashing'

The Kejriwal-led party would now focus on a "positive campaign" instead of its usual Modi-bashing tactics as it faces a high-stake MCD municipal polls.

Apr 14, 2017, 19:30 PM IST
MCD elections: BJP to support Independents in five wards

MCD elections: BJP to support Independents in five wards

Following the rejection of nomination papers of five of its candidates for the April 23 civic pols in Delhi, the BJP on Tuesday said it will support Independent candidates in the affected five wards.

Apr 11, 2017, 19:56 PM IST

MCD polls: Nitish campaigns for JD(U) candidates, pitches liquor ban

Addressing a public rally in North Delhi's Burari, the Janata Dal (United) chief said though elections are held in Delhi, the city administration does not have any power.

Apr 08, 2017, 22:39 PM IST
Najeeb Jung's Shunglu Committee accuses Arvind Kejriwal, AAP govt of 'gross abuse of power'

Najeeb Jung's Shunglu Committee accuses Arvind Kejriwal, AAP govt of 'gross abuse of power'

The three-member Shunglu committee, formed by the then Lt Governor Najeeb Jung, has pointed out "gross abuse of power" by the Arvind Kejriwal government in its report.

Apr 05, 2017, 23:15 PM IST