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Delhi Assembly Election 2015

PM Modi seeks humble, tolerant new image after poll rout

  It`s out with the flashy suit, in with religious tolerance for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking to soften his image after an electoral pounding in New Delhi and grumblings in his party about his top-down leadership style.

Feb 20, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

Kiran Bedi's open letter to fellow Indians

BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Monday wrote an open letter to the nation following her party's debacle in the Delhi Assembly Elections:

Feb 16, 2015, 15:49 PM IST

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal urged to implement schemes for street kids

A federation of street and working children has put forth their demands before Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, urging implementation of all government schemes for underprivileged children including ensuring legal identity to them, said a statement Sunday.

Feb 15, 2015, 19:13 PM IST

PM Modi takes a dig at AAP over promise of cutting power tariff

In an apparent dig at AAP over its poll pledge to reduce power bills, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday wondered how such promises could be made by political parties in states which are dependent on electricity supply from outside.

Feb 15, 2015, 19:07 PM IST

CM should not micromanage any one ministry: Kejriwal on not holding portfolio

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday stated that in his opinion a CM should not micromanage any one ministry adding that he is dedicated to find systemic solutions to the state's problems and implementing them.

Feb 15, 2015, 00:44 AM IST

Children accompany parents to see Kejriwal 'uncle'

Children from different areas of the city on Saturday flocked to the Ramlila ground with their parents to witness the historic swearing-in ceremony of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet.

Feb 14, 2015, 22:17 PM IST

Some Kejriwal moments for Delhi police

Not only the common people were eager to have a glimpse of Arvind Kejriwal but also men and women in uniform seemed frenzied when he took as the capital's new Chief Minister at the historic Ramleela ground here on Saturday.

Feb 14, 2015, 22:16 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal takes oath as Delhi Chief Minister

I have not taken oath as Delhi CM. Today, every Delhiite has sworn-in as Delhi CM today. Today, you will breathe in corruption-free air.

Feb 14, 2015, 15:12 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal to be sworn in as Delhi CM today

Arvind Kejriwal, along with his family members, will leave his residence in Kaushambhi at 10:00 am.

Feb 14, 2015, 09:46 AM IST

Arvind Kejriwal sworn-in as Delhi CM: As it happened

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday pledged to make Delhi the country's first corruption-free city and urged his party colleagues never to be arrogant.

Feb 14, 2015, 08:44 AM IST

Nagendar Sharma to be media adviser to Delhi CM Kejriwal

Former journalist and media in-charge of Aam Aadmi Party Nagendar Sharma will be the press advisor to Arvind Kejriwal after he assumes charge as Delhi Chief Minister on Saturday.

Feb 13, 2015, 23:39 PM IST

President's rule in Delhi to be revoked Saturday

President's rule in Delhi will be revoked Saturday after President Pranab Mukherjee tonight signed an order in this effect.

Feb 13, 2015, 23:24 PM IST

Kiran Bedi not invited to BJP meet to review poll debacle

Delhi BJP on Friday did not invite Kiran Bedi, who was its chief ministerial candidate for the Assembly elections, to a meeting where party leaders analysed its humiliating defeat here at the hands of AAP.

Feb 13, 2015, 23:09 PM IST

Even before Kejriwal takes oath, bribe taking wanes

Just hours after the AAP swept to a brute majority in Delhi, a young vendor who sells `momos` (dim sums) in south Delhi refused to pay the beat constable the daily `hafta` or bribe money.

Feb 13, 2015, 22:50 PM IST

Following Sonia Gandhi's diktat, Ajay Maken to discuss Delhi loss with Sheila Dikshit

After being blamed by former three-time Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit for the party's shameful loss in the state Assembly polls 2015, Congress' campaign chief Ajay Maken said on Friday that he would meet her and discuss the reasons for the rout.

Feb 13, 2015, 17:12 PM IST

BJP's rout in Delhi shows 'trust deficit' in Modi govt, says Govindacharya

BJP's rout in the Delhi elections was evidence of the "trust deficit" among voters regarding the Narendra Modi government, former RSS ideologue and key BJP strategist Govindacharya said on Thursday even as he claimed that the common man is yet to benefit from the Centre's policies.

Feb 12, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

'AAP not an alternative, Congress will bounce back in 4-5 years'

The Congress on Thursday said Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will not be an alternative to it and the party is efficient enough to bounce back in the next four-five years' time.

Feb 12, 2015, 19:00 PM IST

Defeat in Delhi polls will not slow down economic reforms: Arun Jaitley

The defeat of the BJP in the Delhi Assembly Elections will not slow down the pace of economic reforms, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley asserted on Thursday.

Feb 12, 2015, 15:35 PM IST

Sheila Dikshit blames Ajay Maken for Congress' rout in Delhi

Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit on Thursday put the blame on Ajay Maken for Congress' complete rout in the Delhi Assembly Election 2015.

Feb 12, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

Delhi CM-designate Arvind Kejriwal meets PM Narendra Modi

Delhi CM-designate Arvind Kejriwal meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Feb 12, 2015, 11:18 AM IST