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BJP states spent Rs 2,000 cr on ads praising 3 years of Modi: AAP

New Delhi, May 27  The AAP on Saturday accused BJP-ruled states of spending over Rs 2,000 crore on advertisements praising three years of the Narendra Modi-led government and said the money should have been utilised to build schools and hospitals instead.

Mishra claims Rs 300 crore scam in medicine purchase

Sacked Water Minister Kapil Mishra on Saturday accused Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Health Minister Satyendar Jain of misappropriating health funds and claimed three health scams, including one involving Rs 300 crore.

EC rejects AAP's demand to change motherboard in EVM hackathon
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Virtually rejecting the AAP's demand to reconsider the terms of the EVM hackathon, the Election Commission of India on Thursday asked the party to submit "material evidence" to prove the basis of its allegations on EVM tampering.
CONFLICT OF INTEREST: Rana Gurjit has no moral right to continue in Punjab Cabinet: Khaira

Reacting on the startling revelation of owning of sand mines by four of the employees including one Cook of Punjab Cabinet Minister Rana Gurjit Singh, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sukhpal Khaira today demanded immediate resignation of Rana on moral ground and impartial probe in the episode either by Chief Director, Vigilance or Punjab Lok Pal.

Kejriwal visits hospital, assures of action on irregularities

New Delhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday paid a surprise visit to the Sanjay Gandhi Hospital in Mangolpuri and came across several irregularities, on which he assured of action.

Captain must take action against his ministers for acquiring benami contracts from government- Phoolka

Chandigarh, Aam Aadmi Party senior leader and leader of opposition in Punjab Vidhan Sabha, Adv. H.S. Phoolka demanded from Captain Amrinder Singh to take action against the ministers of his cabinet for indulging into wrong practices and acquiring benami contracts from Punjab Govt.

AAP urges EC not to set any rules for hacking EVMs

New Delhi,  The AAP on Wednesday urged the Election Commission to "reconsider" the terms of the EVM challenge, saying it should not set any rules and regulations and allow it to be an open "hackathon".

AAP Will not tolerate loot of natural resources, Government must review mining policy- Bhagwant Mann

Chandigarh, Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday criticized Punjab government for its faulty mining policy and asked government to review the mining policy in state. In a press statement AAP Punjab president and MP from Sangrur, Bhagwant Mann said that the mining mafia operating in the state tried to grab 89 sand mines in the recently happened bidding but with the interference of AAP it could not be done. AAP leader Adv. Dinesh Chaddha had presented facts showing irregularities in the bidding of sand mines a day after the auction.

Delhi ministers, officers to meet public without appointment: Sisodia

New Delhi, Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday said all the government ministers and officials will meet the public without appointment in their offices.

AAP delegation meets Punjab DGP over ever mounting Atrocities against dalits throughout the state

Chandigarh, Aam Aadmi Party delegation led by senior leader and leader of opposition in Punjab Vidhan Sabha, Adv. H.S. Phoolka on Tuesday met DGP Punjab over the atrocities happening against the Dalit community in the state and Director Rural Development and Panchayats regarding Irregularities in distribution of village common land.

BJP accuses Lamba of 'obstructing' firefighting; AAP defends her

New Delhi,  AAP legislator Alka Lamba courted controversy by climbing atop a firefighters' platform when a blaze broke out in the Chandni Chowk area late Monday night. The BJP filed a police complaint against her on Tuesday for "obstructing" the firefighters.

HC notice to Kejriwal on Jaitley's fresh defamation suit

New Delhi, The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued notice to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a fresh Rs 10 crore defamation suit filed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over his lawyer Ram Jethmalani using the word "crook".

Akali Dal and Congress are equally responsible for atrocities on dalits- Phoolka

Aam Aadmi Party senior leader and leader of opposition Adv. H.S. Phoolka on Monday termed SAD leaders protest on dalit atrocities as hypocritical.  He said that the protest is just a drama and Congress and Akalis both are equally responsible for the atrocities against the dalits. Recalling atrocities against dalits during Akali tenure and quoting NCSC data Phoolka said,"The number of total complaints with the Commission increased from 651 in 2007 to a staggering 12834 during Aakli regime.”  

Shatrughan bats for Lalu-Kejriwal, Sushil Modi wants him removed

New Delhi/Patna,  Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha on Monday came out in support of RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal saying that "enough of negative politics and mudslinging".

Jaitley files fresh defamation suit of Rs 10 cr against Kejriwal

New Delhi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday filed a second defamation suit of Rs 10 crore in the Delhi High Court against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over the word "crook" used by his lawyer Ram Jethmalani.

Mishra says not leaving party, starts 'Let's clean AAP' campaign

New Delhi,  Suspended AAP leader Kapil Mishra on Sunday launched a campaign to rid the ruling party of a "few corrupt people", but stated he would not leave the Aam Aadmi Party.

No AAP legislator in touch with us in Punjab: Amit Shah

Chandigarh, BJP President Amit Shah categorically said on Saturday that no AAP legislator in Punjab was in touch with his party.

EC working under political pressure: AAP

New Delhi,  Accusing the Election Commission of working under political pressure, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday said it was "delaying the EVM hackathon".

Political parties waiting and watching Rajinikanth's next move

New Delhi/Chennai, Political parties in Tamil Nadu on Friday generally welcomed actor Rajinikanth's hints that he may join politics at an appropriate time but cautioned him that it may not be all that easy in public life.

I want Chhotepur to be back in AAP: Aman Arora

 Terming unceremonious removal of former State Convener Sucha Singh Chhotepur was also one of the reasons for AAP’s debacle in Punjab, State Co-Convener of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Aman Arora today said that he would like that Chhotepur to be back in the party fold.