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Lok Sabha election: Kirti Azad tears into BJP for false promises

Kirti Azad is set to fight the Lok Sabha 2019 election on a Congress ticket from Dhanbad in Jharkhand.

Apr 11, 2019, 15:01 PM IST

Lok Sabha election: Congress fields former BJP MP Kirti Azad from Dhanbad

Kirti Azad had won the 2014 Lok Sabha election on a BJP ticket from Darbhanga but that seat was ceded by Congress this year to alliance partner RJD.

Apr 08, 2019, 20:38 PM IST

Breaking News: Kirti Azad take a U-turn from his 'poll booth loot' statement

Darbhanga MP Kirti Azad on Tuesday claimed that Congress workers used to loot polling booths for his father and him before EVM was introduced. Now he took a U-turn from his statement

Feb 21, 2019, 12:04 PM IST

Kirti Azad says Congress workers looted booths for his father; BJP takes a swipe

Kirti Azad has come under attack for saying that Congress workers looted booths for his father.

Feb 21, 2019, 09:01 AM IST

Suspended by BJP, Kirti Azad joins Congress

BJP had suspended Kirti Azad in 2015 after he had levelled charges of corruption against Arun Jaitley.

Feb 18, 2019, 11:21 AM IST

DDCA defamation case: Arvind Kejriwal to appear before court on March 21

The Tis Hazari court in Delhi on Saturday granted exemption to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for his absence at the hearing today in connection with a criminal defamation case filed by Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) and its vice-president Chetan Chauhan. He has now been directed to appear before the court on March 21.

Feb 18, 2017, 16:45 PM IST

Court summons Kejriwal, Azad in defamation case by Chetan Chauhan

Metropolitan Magistrate Abhilash Malhotra issued the summons to Kejriwal and Azad, asking them to appear before the court on February 18.

Jan 30, 2017, 20:09 PM IST

Suspended BJP leader and MP Kirti Azad's wife Poonam joins AAP

Suspended Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and MP Kirti Azad's wife Poonam Azad joined the Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday.

Nov 13, 2016, 16:16 PM IST

Poonam Azad, wife of suspended BJP leader Kirti Azad to join AAP

Suspended BJP leader and MP Kirti Azad's wife Poonam Azad will join the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on November 13.

Nov 08, 2016, 16:03 PM IST

Bollywood to honour 'Kapil's Devils' with Salman Khan movie on India's epic 1983 Cricket World Cup victory

Despite having one of the biggest film industries in the world, India have so far failed to produce a film on one of nation's greatest sporting moments.

Nov 03, 2016, 20:25 PM IST

Major setback to Arvind Kejriwal, court rejects plea to dismiss defamation case filed by Arun Jaitley

In an another embarrassment to Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener Arvind Kejriwal, a Delhi court on Wednesday rejected the plea to dismiss the defamation case filed against him and other party leaders by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. 

Oct 19, 2016, 17:29 PM IST

Justice Lodha, Kirti Azad slam BCCI, say no question of India-New Zealand series being called-off

Anurag Thakur has casted doubt on continuing the on-going India-New Zealand series, stating their bank accounts have been frozen.

Oct 04, 2016, 10:50 AM IST

Kumar Vishwas' tweet on Shatrughan Sinha, Kirti Azad, Navjot Sidhu – Know what he has to say

Sidhu has quit the BJP as well and would not return to its fold, his wife today confirmed.

Jul 19, 2016, 22:21 PM IST

Day after Navjot Singh Sidhu resigned from BJP, now Kirti Azad's wife to join AAP?

Azad was suspended last year by BJP for anti-party activities.


Jul 19, 2016, 14:57 PM IST

DDCA row: No specific allegations against me in defamation case, Kirti Azad tells Delhi HC

Suspended BJP MP Kirti Azad on Monday told Delhi High Court that no allegations were attributed to him in the civil defamation suit filed by DDCA against him and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for their alleged remarks about the functioning and finances of the cricket body.

Mar 22, 2016, 02:04 AM IST

BJP acts against its own MPs due to poor attendance; renomination to PAC unlikely for Kirti Azad, Varun Gandhi

Kirti Azad, who has been suspended from BJP after his attack on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Varun Gandhi and Vinod Khanna are unlikely to be renominated to prestigious parliamentary financial committees including the PAC.

Mar 15, 2016, 23:02 PM IST

Rahul Sanghvi violated conflict of interest rules: BCCI Ombudsman

BCCI issued an order stating that Sanghvi cannot perform his existing role at IPL while being a DDCA selector.

Mar 14, 2016, 22:53 PM IST

Delhi HC rejects Kirti Azad's plea for SIT probe into DDCA affairs

In a setback to dissident BJP MP Kirti Azad, Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed his plea for a court-monitored SIT probe into the affairs of the DDCA when it was headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, saying it is "premature".

Feb 09, 2016, 22:13 PM IST

DDCA scam: Defamation plea filed against Arvind Kejriwal, Kirti Azad

DDCA and its Vice-President Chetan Chauhan on Friday filed a criminal complaint against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and suspended Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirti Azad for attempting to defame the cricketing body by making scandalous remarks.

Feb 06, 2016, 08:41 AM IST

DDCA scam: Delhi CM Kejriwal seeks quashing of Rs 10 crore defamation suit

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday filed an application in the Delhi High Court seeking to quash the defamation case filed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley against him.

Feb 05, 2016, 17:31 PM IST