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Delhi Assembly Elections 2020

'Why Gloat Over AAP Victory?': Colleague Asks Chidambaram If Congress Units Should 'Shut Shop'

Feb 12, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Sharmishtha is the daughter of former President Pranab Mukherjee, who has been a Congress leader all his life.

Arvind Kejriwal To Take Oath As Delhi CM On February 16 At Ramlila Maidan

Feb 12, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

The AAP won the Delhi Assembly elections with a massive mandate, winning 62 of 70 seats.


Police Detain Man For Questioning After Shots Fired At AAP MLA's Convoy

The firing incident happened in Kishangarh village late Tuesday night.

Delhi Politics Has Shown ‘Kaam Ki Rajneeti’ Needs To Be Suffused With ‘Bhagwaan Ki Rajneeti’

Feb 11, 2020 Neha Mahajan

Make no mistake. AAP’s hat-trick is no mean feat. But it won’t be wrong to say that in its triumph, there also lurked a defeat of sorts. Because the saffron party was successful, to a very great extent, in shifting the focus from governance to “Hindu nationalism”.


Why Delhi Setback Won't Tone Down BJP's Hindutva Pitch

A cursory glance of the voting pattern in constituencies with significant population of Purvanchali and Pahadi migrants shows that the BJP, even in its defeat, has managed to substantially improve its vote share.

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11 February, 2020

PM Modi Congratulates Kejriwal After AAP's Resounding Victory In Delhi

PTI

Kejriwal replied thanking Modi and said he looked forward to working closely with the Centre.


11 February, 2020

'Blessed By Hanuman': BJP Leader On Why Kejriwal Won Delhi Polls

PTI

Arvind Kejriwal won the Delhi polls because he recited the Hanuman Chalisa, the BJP leader said.


11 February, 2020

The Traitorous People of Delhi Who Chose Pakistan Over India

Shajahan Madampat

They have elected forces that, according to a BJP MP, could have let loose rapists into every home in the national capital. What kind of a people are the Delhites, asks Shajahan Madampat.


11 February, 2020

Development Embellished With BJP's Nationalism: Arvind Kejriwal's Success Mantra In Delhi

Mirza Arif Beg

On Tuesday, when Kejriwal took to the stage to deliver his victory speech, he thanked -- besides the Delhi voter -- 'Hanuman' and led the 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' slogans, another sign of how comfortably he has subsumed nationalism into his model of development.


11 February, 2020

Manoj Tiwari Accepts Defeat In Delhi Polls, Congratulates Arvind Kejriwal

PTI

Manoj Tiwari had earlier asserted that his party will win more than 45 seats in the 70-member Assembly and form the government.


11 February, 2020

'I Love You': Arvind Kejriwal Tells Supporters As AAP Sweeps Delhi

Outlook Web Bureau

As its supporters cheered for AAP over its landslide victory, Kejriwal said that it was due to the blessings of Lord Hanuman that the party retained power.


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11 February, 2020

Country To Run By 'Jan Ki Baat', Not 'Mann Ki Baat': Uddhav Thackeray

Outlook Web Bureau

Shiv Sena said the BJP got only "limited success" in its efforts to "polarise" votes over the ongoing Shaheen Bagh protest.


11 February, 2020

How Arvind Kejriwal's Development-Driven Politics Trumped Amit Shah's 'Nationalism'

Outlook Web Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah-led BJP focussed excessively on Article 370, CAA and anti-Pakistan rhetoric to woo the voters. But the Delhi voter reposed faith in AAP, giving them over 60 seats.


11 February, 2020

Delhi Election Results: 'BJP Could Not Convince People,' Admits Gautam Gambhir As AAP Heads For Hat-Trick In Capital

Outlook Web Bureau

Gautam Gambhir on Tuesday conceded BJP's defeat to AAP in the Delhi Assembly Elections 2020, saying the saffron party did try their best


11 February, 2020

If Delhi Polls Were About Education, Sisodia Wouldn't Be Trailing: BJP's Parvesh Verma

Outlook Web Bureau

Parvesh Verma argued that if the polls would have been about education and development, then Education Minister would not be trailing from Patparganj.


11 February, 2020

'Delhi Has Said Arvind Kejriwal Not Terrorist': AAP Leader Sanjay Singh

PTI

Despite the BJP using all its might to wrest power in the national capital, the 'son of Delhi' won, he said.


11 February, 2020

'Thank You Delhi...': Poll Strategist Prashant Kishor As AAP Heads For Victory

Outlook Web Bureau

Kishor's tweet came as the trends showed AAP leading in 58 seats and BJP in 12 in the 70-member Assembly.


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11 February, 2020

'People Have Rejected BJP': Parties, Politicians React To AAP's Performance In Delhi Election

Outlook Web Bureau

Among the ones who congratulated Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal were West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, RJD MP Manoj Jha and poll strategist Prashant Kishor.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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