News, views, analysis, videos and photos of Arvind Kejriwal and his poll campaigning for Lok Sabha elections 2014

  • Aam Aadmi Party
    May 22, 2014 12:00 IST

    One last fight: Is Kejriwal running out of options?

    Most political outfits prefer to act, retreat, wait and introspect, but AAP survives on non-stop action. The party's impatient, hyperactive cadres thrive not in peace but on protests like outside Delhi's Tihar jail, writes Sandipan Sharma. AAP to challenge court order on Kejriwal's arrest | Poll: Do you think Arvind Kejriwal’s stand-off with Delhi court is justified?

  • Arvind Kejriwal
    May 22, 2014 08:23 IST

    Jailbird Kejriwal gets personal loo, bedding from home

    “He’s a diabetic and needs to make frequent trips to the bathroom. We are sensitive to these health needs, so we put him in the 16x10 meditation cell which is separate from other sections,” said a jail official.

  • Arvind Kejriwal
    May 18, 2014 00:29 IST

    My association with Varanasi will continue: Kejriwal

    Despite losing to Narendra Modi by a margin of over 3.71 lakh votes, Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal is overwhelmed by the response of Kashites. Kejriwal secured 2,09,167 votes against Modi's 5,80,432.

  • A 49-day govt
    May 15, 2014 20:37 IST

    Kejriwal to reach Varanasi ahead of counting

    Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal will arrive in the temple town this evening ahead of the counting day tomorrow for the Lok Sabha elections held in a marathon nine phases spread over 35 days.

  • May 15, 2014 22:35 ISTKejri from Delhi to Varanasi

    From the Delhi throne to challenger's seat in Varanasi: top 10 Kejriwal moments

    Win or lose, one thing's certain: Arvind Kejriwal's politics of activism has added a new dimension to the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. HT looks back at the Top 10 moments of Kejriwal's journey in this election season.

  • Aam Aadmi Party
    May 15, 2014 23:49 IST

    Sure of win, AAP plans victory march in Kashi

    Claiming that its leader Arvind Kejriwal will defeat BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in Varanasi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has planned a ‘thank you’ event on Friday.

  • Arvind Kejriwal
    May 17, 2014 12:25 IST

    AAP wins silver in Delhi, prepares for assembly poll

    Three months ago when Arvind Kejriwal quit as chief minister of Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) projected him like a general returning home from victory, ready for another big battle.

  • Narendra Modi
    May 12, 2014 00:37 IST

    Kejriwal has BJP worried about Modi win margin

    The last-minute excitement following impressive road shows by AAP's Arvind Kejriwal, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and Samajwadi Party's Akhilesh Yadav has prompted the BJP to cross-check its own figures.

  • AAP manifesto
    May 11, 2014 18:28 IST

    Poll panel notice to AAP chief Kejriwal for ‘treachery’ remark

    Arvind Kejriwal’s alleged “any vote cast in favour of Congress or BJP would be treachery against God and country” comment has drawn the election commission’s displeasure. The poll body Sunday issued a notice to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief for breaching the model code of conduct.

  • Kejriwal arrives in Varanasi
    May 11, 2014 00:29 IST

    Arvind Kejriwal makes an impression in BJP’s den

    Kejriwal’s visit at Assi Ghat sums up the nature of the Varanasi election campaign, which came to an end on Saturday with Rahul Gandhi and Akhilesh Yadav’s road-shows.

  • Kejriwal arrives in Varanasi
    May 10, 2014 00:24 IST

    Arvind Kejriwal expects big win in Varanasi

    A day after the BJP’s PM hopeful Narendra Modi, AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal, another contestant for Varanasi, held an impressive road-show on Friday and hit out at his rival for indulging in “helicopter politics”.

  • Kejriwal in Varanasi
    May 08, 2014 14:55 IST

    A month after egg and ink, Kejriwal wins over Banarasis

    As compared to BJP's 140 public meetings AAP held 208 meetings in the constituency till May 5. Led by Kejriwal who has held innumerable public meetings and road shows, the party has knocked every door in every lane and bylane of Varanasi. Kejriwal dares Modi to an open discussion

  • Narendra Modi
    May 07, 2014 11:26 IST

    In Varanasi, it's urban Narendra Modi versus rural Arvind Kejriwal

    With the fight between Modi and Kejriwal getting tougher by the day all eyes are now on the Muslims who have while giving indications of warming up to Kejriwal are yet to open their cards.

  • Congress
    May 06, 2014 00:36 ISTStrategy

    Congress leaders don't want Kejriwal to emerge as No 1 challenge to Modi in Varanasi

    To counter Kejriwal and his appeal among Muslims, senior Muslim leaders of the Congress, Salman Khurshid, Ghulam Nabi Azad, K Rahman Khan, have hit the campaign trail in the city’s Muslim-dominated areas.

  • AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal
    May 03, 2014 23:51 IST

    JD(U) divided over supporting Kejriwal in Varanasi

    Widely perceived to have fared poorly in the first four phases of the LS polls, JD (U) is divided on the issue of lending support to AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal in his electoral battle against BJP’s Narendra Modi in Varanasi.