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Manifesto in limbo but Bedi tweets her programme

Even though Delhi BJP is still waiting to release the party manifesto for Delhi assembly polls, the chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi is tweeting her own version of the party’s programme on women security.

Delhi polls: Doppelgangers make up for lack of celebrities

Doppelgangers make up for lack of celebrities fun

Delhi elections: BJP picks up pace in last leg; 22 ministers, 17 MPs to hit campaign trail

Cranking up its poll machine in Delhi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has brought in 22 of its top ministers at the Centre to take charge of the campaign, which has fallen into disarray under a divided state unit.

Governor’s rule dampens hope, discredits democracy

Jammu and Kashmir slipping into the governor’s rule even after witnessing the highest-ever voter turnout since militancy erupted in 1990s only besmirched the fledgling democratic process in the conflict-ridden Muslim majority state and dampened renewed hopes.

Every effort should be made to give J-K a democratic govt

What was touted as a triumph of democracy seems to be fast turning into a major disappointment as political parties in Kashmir have not been able to cobble together a government even three weeks after the results were declared.

Parties bank on student power to beef up their campaign

The student body had 3,000 volunteers on the ground during the Lok Sabha elections in Delhi alone, helping extensively with the election campaign. Students are usually tasked with ground work like sloganeering, street plays, door-to-door campaigning and more recently increasing a party’s presence on various social media platforms.

Bashing Modi to praising Modi: Kiran Bedi's flip-flops on Twitter

The internet never forgets and your two-year old tweets can return to trouble you: activist and former police officer Kiran Bedi was reminded of this when she joined the BJP and praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership.

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Poll watchdog probes BJP CM nominee’s twin voter ID cards

A controversy erupted on Wednesday after it was reported that the Election Commission of India is probing if Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) chief ministerial candidate for Delhi Kiran Bedi has two voter identity cards at separate addresses.

Delhi elections: Kiran Bedi push may fail to prevent hung assembly

The more things change, the more they remain the same. A Hindustan Times-C fore survey predicts a dead heat between the BJP and AAP in the Delhi elections, leaving the capital headed for a hung assembly even after a year of President’s Rule.

Rahul Gandhi says PM Modi busy in personal PR

Rahul says Modi busy in personal PR

Anti-corruption law last on AAP’s dialogue list

Anti-corruption law last on AAP’s dialogue list

JD(U) backs AAP in Delhi, angers Janata Parivar

JD(U) backs AAP in Delhi, angers Janata Parivar

Kejriwal cornered by EC, Kiran Bedi as Delhi polls near

The Election Commission on Tuesday warned Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal of stern action under the Indian Penal Code and other electoral laws if he continued with his poll pitch that "accept bribe from the BJP and the Congress, but vote for the AAP".

Bedi sends legal notice to Kejriwal over her photo on AAP posters

The BJP's chief ministerial nominee Kiran Bedi on Tuesday sent a legal notice to AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal for using her photograph in his party's poster campaign without her permission.

BSP supremo Mayawati to hold 14 election rallies

Having lost the recently concluded state assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana, and being reduced to zero in the Lok Sabha poll last year, the Dalit leader is taking the Delhi state assembly election very seriously, a close aide told IANS.

Kejriwal defies EC warning, reiterates ‘bribe’ appeal at rallies

“Do the BJP and Congress come to you with money? If they do, don’t say no to them. Take the money. I know they are distributing blankets and sacks of rice as well. Take all of that, but reject liquor as it destroys families,” Kejriwal told a large clapping and cheering crowd.