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Politics

Foreign funding violations: BJP, Congress also under scrutiny

The Association for Democratic Reforms has filed a PIL in Delhi High Court alleging that the Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have also violated the FCRA and other laws by taking donations from government companies and foreign sources.

Politics

Vijender no pushover: Delhi BJP gives Sheila, Kejriwal a tough fight

During his stint as Delhi unit chief of the BJP, Gupta was a very vocal critic of the chief minister.

Politics

AAP is a party of sleazeballs and anti-nationals: Subramanian Swamy

Swamy said, "Kejriwal represents a motley crowd of anti nationals sleazeballs and financial manipulators."

Politics

Who will be the BJP's answer to Sheila Dikshit and Arvind Kejriwal?

After senior Delhi BJP leaders including Vijay Jolly and V K Malhotra refused to contest against chief minister Sheila Dikshit and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal from New Delhi constituency, one of the younger faces in the party is slated to take up the task

India

Why those who want Kejriwal for Delhi CM also want Modi for PM

Irrespective of whether his party can solve the crucial issues or not, Kejriwal raised certain issues in a manner which made people believe that he was the real opposition and not the BJP

India

Sheila Dikshit, Arvind Kejriwal don't bother me: Harsh Vardhan

In an interview with Firstpost, Harshvardhan talks about the infighting in his party, how he sees Delhi as a resident and whether his party will change its strategy considering that AAP is slowly emerging as a strong contender for Delhi assembly.

Politics

As Delhi elections loom, parties up the dirty talk to voters

Pre-recorded calls from political parties are upping the ante as the Delhi elections approach.

Politics

Will Rahul Gandhi's speeches really have an impact on voters?

Rahul's speeches are not unusual in the context of his style of electioneering since 2004, when he stepped into political life, said experts.

Politics

Kejriwal formally invites Sheila Dikshit to public debate

Kejriwal was prompted to write the letter after Dikshit said in a recent interview that she never received any formal communication from him in this regard.

Politics

Delhi polls 2013: BJP picks Dr Harsh Vardhan, should AAP be worried?

Will BJP announcing Dr Harsh Vardhan as its Delhi chief ministerial candidate change the prospects of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the upcoming assembly elections?

Politics

Delhi cadre loses steam as BJP dumps Goel for Harshvardhan

The unexpected development has affected the morale of the cadre at the ground.

Politics

Assembly polls: Will AAP get one third of Delhi's votes?

According to the survey, the AAP is leading in 32 seats, the Congress in 28 and the BJP in 10 seats.

Tech

Location tracking: Why the govt-mobile manufacturer war won't end soon

The Union government and mobile operators are at loggerheads on location based services (LBS) - the service through which mobile companies can provide real time location of mobile users to the government.

News & Analysis

Location tracking: Why the govt-mobile manufacturer war won't end soon

The Union government and mobile operators are at loggerheads on location based services (LBS) - the service through which mobile companies can provide real time location of mobile users to the government.

Politics

Has Arvind Kejriwal turned AAP into a one-man show?

The focus on Kejriwal has drawn criticism from observers who argue that AAP is turning into a personality based party.

Politics

Not just AAP's Muslim face: Decoding Shazia Ilmi's campaign in Delhi

Ilmi does not project herself as a Muslim woman but as a liberal Indian as she campaigns in a RK Puram constituency.

Politics

For Delhi Assembly poll, all parties woo first-time voters

Reservation in colleges, more grants, use of social media, parties try various means to reach out to youth in Delhi

Politics

Will pass Jan Lokpal Bill on 29 Dec: Kejriwal

Sounding confident about winning in the upcoming Delhi assembly polls, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal said on Saturday that once they come to power, his party will pass the Jan Lokpal Bill at Ramlila ground in Delhi on December 29.

Life

How torture of Delhi maid highlights our apathy

The Vasant Kunj maid beating case — an eye opener to the treatment meted out to domestic workers in urban India — also underlines the apathy of the community towards such brutality.