Monday, 5 December, 2022
TopicAam Aadmi Party

Topic: Aam Aadmi Party

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.

Broom! Broom!! AAP begins campaign for second phase of Gujarat polls with Ahmedabad roadshow

AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal holds roadshow which saw party supporters line up along roads. Senior leaders Bhagwant Mann, Raghav Chadha & Harbhajan Singh also took part in the event.

An old ‘panther’ at the helm, how AAP’s expanding and going all out against BJP in J&K

Under charge of ex-chairman of Jammu & Kashmir National Panthers Party Harsh Dev Singh & a Delhi team, AAP’s ranks in J&K have swelled in past few months, with rallies ‘every 2-3 days’.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.

Fresh trouble for Mann govt as kisan leader’s fast against CM’s ‘paid protest’ quip enters 6th day

While Samyukta Kisan Morcha (non-political) leader Jagjit Singh Dallewal has been fasting since 19 November against Punjab CM's statement, farmers are also on dharna for fulfilment of demands.

How a mother’s tragedy made star TV host a politician and now AAP’s Gujarat CM candidate

Isudan Gadhvi says pandemic made him realise he had to look beyond journalism. OBC credentials may serve him well in Gujarat where nearly half of population belongs to the category.

In 2017, Patidar stir cost BJP in Saurashtra. Now, it hopes AAP will dent Congress vote there

But Amit Shah is believed to have told state BJP leaders and workers to work hard and not be overconfident. Party has set target of winning 150 seats in 182-member Gujarat assembly.

AAP won the perception war against BJP on Sisodia-CBI episode—with help from TV news

Delhi deputy CM Manish Sisodia has not been arrested by the CBI and it doesn’t bother AAP. What matters is that the party has planted the idea in the public’s mind.

Delhi L-G issues show cause notice to DDCD vice chairperson over ‘misuse of public office’

The action came after a complaint by Delhi BJP MP Parvesh Verma, who alleged that DDCD Vice Chairperson Jasmine Shah acted like AAP's official spokesperson for 'political gains'.

Delhi Police detains AAP MP Sanjay Singh for protesting amid Manish Sisodia’s questioning by CBI

Singh and others were protesting outside the CBI office, where Delhi deputy CM is being questioned by the probe agency in the liquor policy case.

On Camera

YourTurn

Megha Thakur was no run-of-the-mill pretty face, but an influencer who touched many lives

21-yr-old Indian-Canadian Instagram star and TikTok celebrity Megha Thakur, who died this week, subverted the expectations of a content creator by opening up her mind and heart.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

The National War Memorial at India Gate, New Delhi | Photo: Suchet Vir Singh | ThePrint

A walk around National War Memorial to read 8 stories of heroism on 51st anniversary of 1971 war

ThePrint walks around the National War Memorial at India Gate in New Delhi & looks back at the stories of those who sacrificed their lives in the war and were awarded top gallantry medals.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.