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Court charges Somnath Bharti of harassment, criminal intimidation in domestic violence case

The court also charged him with the offence causing miscarriage without the woman's consent, causing hurt by dangerous weapons and criminal breach of trust under the IPC.

Apr 23, 2019, 21:29 PM IST

AAP promises 'Delhi model' govt as poll plank in Telangana, predicts hung Assembly

Somnath Bharti claimed that an "unspoken anti-incumbency" prevailed against the K Chandrasekhar Rao government in Telangana.

Oct 08, 2018, 10:32 AM IST

Somnath Bharti vs Chetan Bhagat over BJP and IIT alumni awards

Congratulating the IIT Alumni Award winners, including Chetan Bhagat, Somnath Bharti accused the eminent institution of succumbing under pressure from the ruling BJP.

Sep 08, 2018, 13:30 PM IST

Kamal Haasan an alternative to DMK, AIADMK: Arvind Kejriwal appeals for votes to Makkal Needhi Maiam

Kejriwal declared Kamal Haasan as a clean politician, and painted the DMK and AIADMK as corrupt parties.

Feb 21, 2018, 20:51 PM IST

New Delhi: 3 AAP MLAs booked for assaulting woman in assembly premises

In her complaint, the woman has accused Oklha AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan, Malviya Nagar MLA Somnath Bharti and Tilak Nagar MLA Jarnail Singh of abusing and thrashing her on June 28, the police said.

Jul 06, 2017, 14:30 PM IST

Police won't let AAP leaders into riot-hit Mandsaur

An Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) team on Friday left for Madhya Pradesh`s Mandsaur to meet the families of the farmers who were killed in police firing.

Jun 09, 2017, 13:53 PM IST

Somnath Bharti's wife had dog bite scars, burn injuries on body, Delhi police tells HC

In a big jolt to controversial AAP leader Somnath Bharti, who is facing a domestic violence case, the Delhi police on Friday informed the High Court that a medical report has opined that the scars on his wife's body were "due to dog bites and burn injuries".

May 12, 2017, 21:26 PM IST

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti used to harass, beat his wife, Delhi Police tells HC

The Delhi Police on Friday told the state High Court that former Delhi law minister Somnath Bharti used to harass and beat his wife Lipika Mitra, who has sought cancellation of his bail in a domestic violence case.

May 12, 2017, 16:15 PM IST

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti accuses Delhi Police officer of not responding to his calls

Malviya Nagar MLA Somnath Bharti accused a senior Delhi Police officer of not responding to him when he tried to reach out to him.

Nov 01, 2016, 00:45 AM IST

AIIMS appreciates security guards who stopped Somnath Bharti

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) will issue certificate of appreciation to its security officials and engineers for showing courage and filing an FIR against AAP legislator Somnath Bharti for damaging a fence at the hospital premises here and misbehaving with guards.

Sep 22, 2016, 23:05 PM IST

Two AAP MLAs, Somnath Bharti and Amanatullah Khan, get bail; Arvind Kejriwal targets Prime Minister Narendra Modi

AAP legislators Somnath Bharti and Amanatullah Khan on Thursday got bail from two different courts.

Sep 22, 2016, 20:52 PM IST

AAP's Somnath Bharti accuses AIIMS of encroachment, misappropriation; says he is being targeted

A day after being booked by the Delhi Police for damaging AIIMS property, AAP MLA Somnath Bharti on Monday cried foul and alleged that his party members were being targeted by their political rivals.

Sep 12, 2016, 16:00 PM IST

What's wrong with AAP? Now MLA Somnath Bharti booked for damaging AIIMS property

The police have reportedly registered a FIR against Bharti following a complaint from AIIMS Chief Security Officer RS Rawat. 

Sep 11, 2016, 19:47 PM IST

AAP's Somnath Bharti, 27 others taken into police custody - Know the reason

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Somnath Bharti taken into custody for disrupting law and order in Chennai.

Sep 06, 2016, 23:42 PM IST

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti alleges attempt to kill his pet dog

AAP legislator Somnath Bharti on Wednesday claimed that there was an attempt to kill his Labrador pet dog which was in the news for allegedly biting the MLA's wife.

Aug 25, 2016, 00:42 AM IST

Big blow for AAP as complaint, FIR filed against its MLAs Amanatullah, Somnath Bharti

Controversies in connection with allegations against AAP MLAs fail to die down!

Jul 20, 2016, 14:32 PM IST

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti booked for 'instigating' men to misbehave with woman

Bharti already faces a chargesheet for attempting to kill his wife Lipika Mitra and inflicting cruelty on her in a domestic violence case.

Jul 20, 2016, 13:52 PM IST

Kejriwal vs Delhi L-G row escalates, party MLAs demand FIR against Najeeb Jung

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs on Wednesday attacked Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jun for refusing to meet a delegation of 12 party MLAs, who had gone to question Jung's inaction on FIRs filed against wrongdoers during Sheila Dikshit government. 

Jun 22, 2016, 14:10 PM IST

VVIP chopper scam: Arrest Sonia Gandhi if you can, AAP dares PM Modi

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday launched a protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over VVIP chopper scam. 

May 07, 2016, 11:15 AM IST

Bassi loyal to 'khaki' worn by RSS workers: AAP

Taking a jibe at BS Bassi over the ongoing controversy surrounding the JNU campus row, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Somnath Bharti on Friday alleged it seems that the Delhi Police Commissioner is loyal to the `Khaki` pants worn by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) workers.

Feb 19, 2016, 12:43 PM IST