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Special team, 10 candidates try to keep AAP’s Purvanchali base
Mon, Jan 26, 2015

Five of the AAP’s 28 MLAs in the last Assembly were Purvanchalis.

AAP to unleash ‘stars’ from Punjab
Mon, Jan 26, 2015

AAP is banking on campaigners from Punjab to woo the Sikhs and Punjabis.

In all parties, turncoats gain
Thu, Jan 22, 2015

While a little less than 30 per cent of AAP candidates in its list of 70 have been with previous parties.

He sets out to file papers, ends up sending a message
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

"We wanted to send people a message — of the strength that we have. And that message has been sent," Kejriwal said.

Delhi polls: Kejriwal taunts Bedi, says ‘You are a scapegoat for the party’s impending loss’
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

Kejriwal was both mockingly sympathetic and scathing in his comments on Bedi.

Valmiki Sadan ready to forgive Kejriwal, give him a second chance
Tue, Jan 20, 2015

Kejriwal to file nomination today, will visit valmiki mandir

Kejriwal only man who can provide a check and balance to Modi-led BJP: Kumar Vishwas
Sun, Jan 18, 2015

'In every democracy, there has to be room for dissent.'

Internal survey gives AAP edge, but leaders wary of Kiran Bedi fallout
Sun, Jan 18, 2015

The middle class remains a massive challenge for the party.

BJP can’t win only by attacking Kejriwal: Manish Sisodia
Tue, Jan 13, 2015

'People thought corruption couldn’t be brought down but we nearly finished bribery during our term'

Where were the one lakh? AAP taunts BJP
Mon, Jan 12, 2015

AAP said they would include “failure of the BJP” to ensure an attendance of one-lakh people at their rally.

BJP may like mega rallies but AAP prefers jan sabhas
Fri, Jan 09, 2015

Since December 1, party convenor and chief ministerial candidate Arvind Kejriwal has attended 52 jan sabhas.

‘Winter is coming, were they just fooling us?’
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

Many poor Muslims families in Agra are leaving their homes in hurry fearing reconversion.

In third list, AAP fields new faces on rural seats it lost
Thu, Dec 11, 2014

With its third list, the party declared 45 of the total 70 candidates for Delhi.

We were misled into conversion in a Bajrang Dal exercise: Muslim families
Wed, Dec 10, 2014

Representatives of the Bajrang Dal however said the conversion programme had happened “out in the open”.

I won’t say much, some people take offence, says Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

In Trilokpuri though, not once did the controversial Minister speak of the riots that had taken place a few metres away from where she spoke.

In rising whirl of taxis, rules fall by wayside
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

Often drivers switch from one service to the other, using different names and identification, from one day to the next.

Delhi rape fallout: Anguish and fear of losses rile six firms that remain
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

City’s radio taxi industry calls for self-regulation, plugging loopholes

Next on AAP’s charm list: Wooing Delhi’s Dalits
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

Kejriwal attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

Last time a rural zero, AAP plans deeper inroads
Mon, Dec 01, 2014

Not every candidate will be replaced, the party has also looked to the “local elite” as possible MLAs.

Safety and public toilets top AAP’s promise to women
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

The Dialogues, a party initiative to facilitate discussions on issues that plague the city, was first held at Jantar Mantar

Heavy pre-election turnover of turncoats between AAP and BJP
Wed, Nov 26, 2014

Those who joined the BJP are Ashwani Upadhyay, Subhash Talwar, Rajesh Gupta, Salil Kumar and Subedar Bhagwan Singh.

Sant Rampal: The man-God
Wed, Nov 26, 2014

The story of a boy from a Haryana village who played dholaks at weddings to being Baba Rampal.

In courts, two cases of human sacrifice
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

Dismissed by a sessions court in Bilada in Jodhpur, the case is being reviewed by the Rajasthan High Court.

Sant Rampal arrest: Piles of food & medicine, X-ray facilities, and a throne-cum-lift
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

Rampal’s three-floor palatial home has 18 rooms, each with at least one AC.

Police arrest ‘Godman’ Rampal, find five women and a child dead in his ashram
Thu, Nov 20, 2014

Cause of death not clear, DGP says no injury marks; Rampal may be taken to court today.

The villagers, pitching in with food for troops
Thu, Nov 20, 2014

Their association had been forged late on Tuesday night.

Sleepless in Hisar after day of violence: Baba is missing
Wed, Nov 19, 2014

Over 100 policemen injured, women claim ashram used them as shields, stopped them from leaving.

Operation will continue till Rampal is arrested, says Haryana top cop
Wed, Nov 19, 2014

The stand-off left at least 105 police personnel and 85 followers of Sant Rampal injured.

Delhi polls: Could Arvind Kejriwal rain on Modi’s parade?
Tue, Nov 18, 2014

In the one year that has passed since, many things have changed. This December, the Aam Aadmi Party faces a future-defining election.

Secretive feedback key to selection of AAP candidates
Wed, Nov 12, 2014

The other names will follow within a month, AAP sources said.

Sacked Dhir speaks out: Speaker must be impartial, I couldn’t cooperate with AAP
Wed, Nov 12, 2014

Denied renomination, former Jungpura MLA sees plot from within, could go to BJP.

Hard Look: Is electoral politics tearing Delhi’s social fabric?
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

Television screens flashed visuals that had long since been forgotten. Is electoral politics tearing Delhi’s social fabric?

Godman with ‘liberal’ views, and on wrong side of the law
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

The Barwala Ashram spreads across 12 acres, with an in-house hospital, veterinary hospital and a huge kitchen.

AAP Trilokpuri MLA, Speaker set for a sack
Mon, Nov 10, 2014

Dhingan is one of the six sitting AAP MLAs who will find their names missing from the first list of candidates to be revealed by the party.

Faceoff in Hisar: police versus a godman’s ‘commando force’
Mon, Nov 10, 2014

A group of over 200 men, armed with helmets, sticks and other weapons, stood guard at the gates of the Satlok Ashram in Barwala

A trickle for past months, donations flood in for AAP
Wed, Nov 05, 2014

The AAP has been heavily dependent on individual donors from across the country.