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  • Bhushan removed from AAP disciplinary committee; dropped as Lokpal, Ramdas upset

    Bhushan removed from AAP disciplinary committee; dropped as Lokpal, Ramdas upset

    2015-03-29 11:41 PM

    "I am disappointed that the leadership of the party did not accord me the courtesy of informing me first before making this decision public," Ramdas said.

  • Ex-Delhi MLA Bharat Singh, 2 PSOs shot at, condition critical

    Ex-Delhi MLA Bharat Singh, 2 PSOs shot at, condition critical

    2015-03-29 11:37 PM

    Former INLD MLA Bharat Singh and two of his personal security officers were on Sunday shot at in a suspected case of gang war in south west Delhi's Najafgarh area.

  • Salman Khurshid talks about his new book 'At Home in India - The Muslim Saga'

    Salman Khurshid talks about his new book 'At Home in India - The Muslim Saga'

    2015-03-29 11:30 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's foreign affairs editor Anchal Vohra, former foreign minister and senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid shares the story behind his new book 'At Home in India - The Muslim Saga'.

  • AIADMK leaders seek divine intervention for Jayalalaithaa's return as Tamil Nadu CM

    AIADMK leaders seek divine intervention for Jayalalaithaa's return as Tamil Nadu CM

    2015-03-29 10:06 PM

    As part of the rituals, five elephants, brought from Palakkad in Kerala, were made to stand in front of the Yaga venue in Ganapathi area with priests chanting mantras.

  • Congress slams AAP government over financial woes of MCD

    Congress slams AAP government over financial woes of MCD

    2015-03-29 10:02 PM

    Congress launched a scathing attack on the AAP government over the dire financial status of the Delhi's municipal bodies.

  • Maneka Gandhi asks Home Ministry to consider women's quota in police

    Maneka Gandhi asks Home Ministry to consider women's quota in police

    2015-03-29 09:50 PM

    The Union Cabinet has announced 33 per cent reservation for women in the police at lower levels in seven Union Territories, including Delhi.

  • Beef ban is nothing but diversion from core issues: Congress

    Beef ban is nothing but diversion from core issues: Congress

    2015-03-29 07:34 PM

    Terming the banning of beef in Maharashtra a diversion from core issues concerning people of the state, Congress today said the BJP-led government has shown its true colours after coming to power.

  • Tamil Nadu CM Panneerselvam violated oath of office, alleges Karunanidhi

    Tamil Nadu CM Panneerselvam violated oath of office, alleges Karunanidhi

    2015-03-29 07:28 PM

    DMK president M Karunanidhi on Sunday slammed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam for his statement that the state's 2015-16 budget proposals were prepared under the directions of AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa and said such an act amounted to violating oath of office and secrecy.

  • Merger of Janata Parivar could be announced next week: Sharad Yadav

    Merger of Janata Parivar could be announced next week: Sharad Yadav

    2015-03-29 05:24 PM

    The much-talked-about merger of Janata Parivar could be announced next week as most of the major issues have been ironed out, JD(U) on Sunday said. "The merger is bound to happen and it will happen sooner than later," JD(U) president Sharad Yadav said.

  • Ramdas Athawale invites AAP dissidents Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan to join RPI

    Ramdas Athawale invites AAP dissidents Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan to join RPI

    2015-03-29 05:15 PM

    Terming the ouster of Aam Aadmi Party's founding members Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav from AAP's national executive as "unjust", RPI(A) chief Ramdas Athawale on Sunday invited the duo to join his party.

  • Azam Khan 'gifts' broom, pen to MLAs; taunts Modi

    Azam Khan 'gifts' broom, pen to MLAs; taunts Modi

    2015-03-29 04:33 PM

    UP minister Azam Khan, known for his frequent barbs against the Prime Minister, surprised MLAs from all parties with unusual 'gifts' of a broom and a pen along with a letter asking them to decide which among the two can take on the evils in the society.

  • Congress asks AIADMK not to support Land Bill in Rajya Sabha

    Congress asks AIADMK not to support Land Bill in Rajya Sabha

    2015-03-29 03:03 PM

    Rallying parties against Modi government's Land Acquisition Bill in its present form, Congress on Sunday asked Jayalalithaa-led AIADMK to "demonstrate" its commitment to farmers by opposing the legislation in Rajya Sabha though it had backed it in Lok Sabha.

  • AAP removes Bhushan from its disciplinary committee, appoints new Lokpals

    AAP removes Bhushan from its disciplinary committee, appoints new Lokpals

    2015-03-29 01:56 PM

    After the high drama ouster of Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from the Aam Aadmi Party National Executive on Saturday, the Arvind Kejriwal-led party on Sunday removed Bhushan from the party's disciplinary committee.

  • Watch: Arvind Kejriwal's speech at AAP's National Council meet on Saturday

    Watch: Arvind Kejriwal's speech at AAP's National Council meet on Saturday

    2015-03-29 11:42 AM

    After the high drama ouster of Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from Aam Aadmi Party's National Executive and allegations of hooliganism leveled against the supporters of Kejriwal inside the national council meet, AAP on Sunday released the video of party chief Arvind Kejriwal's speech. The rebel leaders alleged that the speech enraged the people present inside the venue that led to the violence and hooliganism.

  • After Bhushan-Yadav expulsion, AAP warns other dissidents

    After Bhushan-Yadav expulsion, AAP warns other dissidents

    2015-03-29 07:43 AM

    After expulsion of Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav from its National Executive, AAP on Saturday sent out a warning to its other dissidents when its National Council gave full powers to the Political Affairs Committee to take disciplinary action against any member who issues statements to the media to tarnish the party's image.

  • Not quitting as AAP Lokpal: Ramdas

    Not quitting as AAP Lokpal: Ramdas

    2015-03-29 06:58 AM

    AAP's internal Lokpal, Admiral (retd) L Ramdas, on Saturday said he will not quit the post even though he was asked not to attend the crucial National Council meeting for which he had travelled all the way from Maharashtra.

  • Anna Hazare refuses to get involved in AAP's internal dissent

    Anna Hazare refuses to get involved in AAP's internal dissent

    2015-03-28 11:09 PM

    Anna Hazare who is said to be the origin of Aam Aadmi Party, on Saturday refused to make any statement on the ongoing fissures in the party. "This is AAP's internal matter, why would I get into it? It's beyond my understanding," he said.

  • AAP becoming victim of its own success: Senior journalist Badshah Sen

    AAP becoming victim of its own success: Senior journalist Badshah Sen

    2015-03-28 10:51 PM

    Senior journalist Badshah Sen said that Aam Aadmi party (AAP) was becoming victim of its own success. "The original principles of the party have been abandoned. Thus, it is becoming like any other political party," said Sen.

  • National Council meet was undemocratic, we were not allowed to speak: Dharamvir Gandhi

    National Council meet was undemocratic, we were not allowed to speak: Dharamvir Gandhi

    2015-03-28 10:44 PM

    Calling the National Council meet undemocratic, Dharamvir Gandhi said that they would continue to raise their voices. "Every AAP member has the right to express dissent," said Gandhi.

  • Allegations of a scuffle during the meeting are baseless: Gopal Rai

    Allegations of a scuffle during the meeting are baseless: Gopal Rai

    2015-03-28 10:39 PM

    "The resistence within AAP has been removed now so the party will function smoothly. Henceforth, governance will be easy. There was no scuffle at the meet, allegations are baseless," said Gopal Rai.

  • Violence at the National council meet was pre-planned: Yogendra Yadav

    Violence at the National council meet was pre-planned: Yogendra Yadav

    2015-03-28 10:29 PM

    AAP leader Yogendra Yadav called the National council meet a sham. "Democracy has been killed," said Yadav. On the other hand, Sanjay Singh said that the talks of the fights that happened in the meeting are all false. "I can also give evidences against such allegations," said Singh.

  • Yogendra Yadav had 'begged for graceful exit' after being exposed: Ashutosh

    Yogendra Yadav had 'begged for graceful exit' after being exposed: Ashutosh

    2015-03-28 09:40 PM

    Senior AAP leader Ashutosh on Saturday claimed that Yogendra Yadav, who was ousted from the party's National Executive today, had asked Arvind Kejriwal for a "graceful exit" from the party after he was allegedly caught tarnishing the party's image by planting stories in the media. In an "open letter" to Yadav, Ashutosh, who is AAP's Delhi unit convener, also said that Kejriwal "forgave" him in an act of magnanimity and no action was initiated.

  • Farmer suicides due to wrong policies of West Bengal: BJP

    Farmer suicides due to wrong policies of West Bengal: BJP

    2015-03-28 08:56 PM

    Slamming the West Bengal government over suicides of potato farmers, BJP national secretary Siddharth Nath Singh on Saturday said that the deaths were due to wrong agricultural policies of the state government.

  • Only Arvind Kejriwal's writ runs in AAP, says Digvijaya Singh

    Only Arvind Kejriwal's writ runs in AAP, says Digvijaya Singh

    2015-03-28 08:43 PM

    Taking a dig at Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) over its current turmoil, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Saturday said only its Convener Arvind Kejriwal's writ runs in the outfit, which has shown the doors to "moderate and secular" leaders.

  • Rahul will be back among people 'very soon': Sonia Gandhi

    Rahul will be back among people 'very soon': Sonia Gandhi

    2015-03-28 07:18 PM

    Rahul Gandhi will be back among people "very soon", Congress President Sonia Gandhi said on Saturday about her son who has been on a mysterious "leave" for over a month now. "Both Rahul and Priyanka will be among you all very soon," Sonia Gandhi said while replying to questions on whereabouts of the party Vice President. She, however, did not specify the exact timing of his return.

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