Delhi

  • Mar 28, 2015 09:41 IST

    Yadav, Bhushan sacked from AAP's national executive

    The National Council of the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday passed a resolution expelling founding members Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from the party's national executive

  • Mar 28, 2015 22:36 IST

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

    Senior AAP leader Ashutosh on Saturday claimed that Yogendra Yadav, who was ousted from the party's National Executive, 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.

  • Mar 29, 2015 00:59 IST

    Tech edge, new events: National Museum goes from ‘boring’ to fun

    Not so long ago, National Museum in Delhi was known to be a dull, desolate place where artifacts rested in dusty, dimly-lit galleries. Instead of visitors, in most galleries, one often saw a couple of bored khaki-clad policemen.

  • Mar 28, 2015 23:48 IST

    State units stand divided over AAP duel

    The expulsion of AAP founder members Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from the party’s powerful national executive on Saturday appeared to have had an immediate fallout in several state units where the fledgling party seems to have split into two antagonistic groups.

  • Mar 27, 2015 23:46 IST

    Sanitation staff litter garbage on streets to protest delayed salaries

    Several parts of the city in east and north Delhi witnessed traffic jams on Friday as sanitation workers littered garbage on the roads, protesting non-payment of salaries.

  • Mar 29, 2015 00:40 IST

    Miffed Lokpal shoots off letter after being asked to skip AAP meet

    Hours before the AAP national council was to meet on Saturday, founder member Yogendra Yadav made public a letter written by Aam Aadmi Party’s internal lokpal Admiral Ramdas to the party leadership, in which the former Navy chief expressed surprise over the party asking him not to attend the meet to “avoid confrontation”.

  • Mar 28, 2015 00:56 IST

    Gutkha ban comes into force, sellers say ban cigarettes too

    The Delhi government’s ban on sale, purchase, production and storage of all forms of chewable tobacco products, including gutkha, khaini, zarda and nicotine mixed pan masala in the Capital came into force on Friday.

  • Mar 27, 2015 11:19 IST

    AAP rift: Bhushan, Yadav hit out at Kejriwal as another sting surfaces

    Following the collapse of reconciliatory talks between the two warring factions of Aam Adami Party, AAP, there are now speculations that dissident leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan could be shown the door in the national council meeting on Saturday.

  • Mar 26, 2015 23:50 IST

    Plea to debar lawyers of Dec 16 rape convicts gets 2 lakh signatures

    A Bengaluru-based lawyer has submitted a petition with two lakh signatures to get ML Sharma and AP Singh— the lawyers defending December 16 gang rape convicts— debarred to the Bar Council of India (BCI).

  • Mar 27, 2015 00:04 IST

    A man's search for a lost Rolex watch gifted to him by his wife

    When Douglas L came to Delhi this time, he had a Rolex on his wrist. Two weeks later, he is struggling to find it. While travelling in an auto from GK Enclave to Kailash Colony last Wednesday, the 45-year-old publisher from south China had slipped it into his pocket. That was the last time he saw it.

  • Mar 27, 2015 21:22 IST

    In new audio sting, Kejriwal allegedly threatens to quit party

    In a secretly taped conversation that emerged on Friday, Arvind Kejriwal is allegedly heard abusing fellow party members Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, who have questioned the Delhi chief minister's style of functioning.

  • Mar 27, 2015 20:52 IST

    Kejriwal camp on offensive, Bhushan-Yadav duo defiant: Who said what

    Warring factions in the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) once again traded blows on Friday as a full-blown war erupted between Arvind Kejriwal loyalists and dissidents Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan. As allegations and counter-allegations continue, here's your guide to who said what in the raging verbal battle.

  • Mar 27, 2015 14:00 IST

    Midnight raid: Seeking sanction against Bharti, police to court

    Delhi police is seeking prosecution sanction from competent authority on a priority basis against AAP leader Somnath Bharti in the case of alleged molestation of African women during his midnight-raid last year, police said on Friday in a report filed in a Delhi court.

  • Mar 29, 2015 00:24 IST

    AAP rift wide open: Bhushan, Yadav weigh support, delay call on walking out of party

    Even as the rift in the party kept widening during the last one month, party leader Yogendra Yadav persistently expressed his optimism “will neither leave the party nor break it”. On Saturday, he admitted this optimism had “definitely suffered a setback”.

  • Mar 25, 2015 23:19 IST

    If public suffers water cuts, VIPs should too, says Kejriwal

    Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Wednesday that water supply to VIPs should be cut if there was a water shortage in the city.