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Aam Aadmi Party: Political party in India
Aam Aadmi Party is a political party in India, whose central policies include free electricity, water, healthcare and public transport. It styles itself as an alternative to the mainstreaam Bharatiya Janata Party and Indian National Congress. It currently runs the state government in Delhi, having held a supermajority in the Delhi Legislative Assembly since the 2015 election, limiting BJP to a few seats and pushing Congress out entirely. It retained its supermajority in the 2020 elections.

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For last 9 days, AAP leaders on hunger strike in Odisha over power tariff [Video]

For last 9 days, AAP leaders on hunger strike in Odisha over power tariff

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Odisha is leading an indefinite strike since last 9 days over hike in power tariffs in the state. Party's state head Nishikanta Mohapatra said despite Odisha being a power..

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Covid vaccine | 'Personal vasooli...': Govt on states seeking age limit removal [Video]

Covid vaccine | 'Personal vasooli...': Govt on states seeking age limit removal

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan hit out at state governments seeking widening of the Covid-19 vaccine net amid a surge in infections. He accused governments of states like Maharashtra and Delhi of..

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Are Indians less important than Pakistanis: AAP slams Centre over vaccine agreement [Video]

Are Indians less important than Pakistanis: AAP slams Centre over vaccine agreement

Aam Aadmi Party on April 05 criticised central government over media reports which state that India will be providing COVID-19 vaccine doses to Pakistan. The party asked if lives of Indian people less..

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Centre exporting vaccines at cost of people's lives for improving PM Modi's global image: AAP [Video]

Centre exporting vaccines at cost of people's lives for improving PM Modi's global image: AAP

Aam Aadmi Party on April 05 hit out at Centre for exporting COVID-19 vaccine instead of speeding up the domestic vaccination program, saying the government is more concerned about Prime Minister..

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‘Modi govt insecure about Kejriwal’s popularity': Sisodia on passing of NCT bill [Video]

‘Modi govt insecure about Kejriwal’s popularity': Sisodia on passing of NCT bill

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia Thursday slammed the Centre over the GNCTD bill alleging that it is feeling insecure as Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is "emerging as an alternative" to Prime..

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More Powers to LG Law passed: What now? l On the Record with Rajeev Dhawan [Video]

More Powers to LG Law passed: What now? l On the Record with Rajeev Dhawan

On Wednesday, Rajya Sabha cleared the NCT bill which empowers the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi with powers over all of Delhi Government's decisions. It appears to be in direct contradiction to what the..

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‘PM Modi is afraid of Kejriwal’: Sanjay Singh hits out Centre over NCT Bill [Video]

‘PM Modi is afraid of Kejriwal’: Sanjay Singh hits out Centre over NCT Bill

Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh hit out at Centre after Parliament gave nod to the NCT of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021. Singh said PM Modi was afraid of Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and..

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GNCTD Amendment Bill must not be allowed in Rajya Sabha: Sanjay Singh [Video]

GNCTD Amendment Bill must not be allowed in Rajya Sabha: Sanjay Singh

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament Sanjay Singh on March 24 claimed that GNCTD Amendment Bill is 'unconstitutional' and that's why the party is opposing it in upper house. He also..

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‘Elections mean nothing?’: Kejriwal, AAP protest over bill on powers of Delhi LG [Video]

‘Elections mean nothing?’: Kejriwal, AAP protest over bill on powers of Delhi LG

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday urged the Centre to take back the bill that seeks to define certain roles and powers of the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi. He asked where the chief minister..

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Watch: Yamuna river covered in toxic foam; Delhi residents react to pollution [Video]

Watch: Yamuna river covered in toxic foam; Delhi residents react to pollution

Toxic foam was seen covering the Yamuna river in the national capital. Massive amount of pollution was seen on the river near the Kalindi Kunj area. Local residents complained about the rising..

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Delhi govt presents 'Deshbhakti Budget', announces free Covid-19 vaccine for all [Video]

Delhi govt presents 'Deshbhakti Budget', announces free Covid-19 vaccine for all

The Delhi government presented a Rs 69,000-crore budget themed on 'patriotism' for financial year 2021-22 on Tuesday. It announced free Covid-19 vaccination to all in its hospitals in the coming phases..

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‘People have faith in AAP’s work’: Kejriwal as AAP wins 4 seats in MCD bypolls [Video]

‘People have faith in AAP’s work’: Kejriwal as AAP wins 4 seats in MCD bypolls

The AAP on Wednesday won four of the five civic wards in Delhi in a bypoll, with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal asserting that people were desperate to bring the party to power in the three municipal..

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People upset with BJP's 15-year work in MCD: CM Kejriwal [Video]

People upset with BJP's 15-year work in MCD: CM Kejriwal

After Aam Aadmi Party wins 4 of 5 seats in Delhi Civic bypolls, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that people are happy with AAP's 6-year work and upset with BJP's 15-year work in MCD. "It..

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AAP wins big in Delhi Municipal Corporation bye-elections | Oneindia News [Video]

AAP wins big in Delhi Municipal Corporation bye-elections | Oneindia News

The Aam Aadmi Party has bagged four of five seats in the Municipal Corporation bye-elections including Kalyanpuri, Rohini-C, Shalimar Bagh (North), and Trilokpuri. Congress won the Chauhan Banger ward...

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BJP stages protest for farmers, says AAP should buy wheat on 'promised rate'

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HC refuses to entertain plea to direct govt to take steps for controlling Covid-19 second wave

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GNCTD Bill passed by Rajya Sabha among pandemonium

Members of the Trinamool Congress, the Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress, among many other opposition leaders, raised slogans against the legislation.
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AAP leader Raghav Chadha tests COVID-19 positive

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AAP again exposed on farm laws issue: Punjab CM

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday lashed out at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for once again exposing its "true colours" on the issue of the farm laws and the farmers' agitation by walking..
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Delhi MCD by-poll results 2021: AAP wins four out of five wards, Manish Sisodia congratulates workers

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Miss India Delhi 2019 Mansi Sehgal joins AAP

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Gujarat Municipal Election Results 2021: BJP sweeps civic polls, big setback for Congress

In Surat, the BJP has won 93 seats, while the Aam Aadmi Party bagged 27 seats. The Congress drew a blank.
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Counting of votes for Punjab urban local bodies underway

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CM Kejriwal to address 'kisan mahapanchayat' at Meerut on Feb 28

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SC grants protection to AAP leader Sanjay Singh in alleged hate speech cases in UP

The Supreme Court on Tuesday granted protection from coercive action to Aam Aadmi Party leader and Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh in alleged hate speech cases lodged against him in Uttar Pradesh. However,..
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Sisodia visits Ghazipur border to review arrangements for farmers, says this about R-Day violence

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AAP leader Somnath Bharti gets 2-year jail term for assaulting AIIMS security staff

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The threat by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to join the protesting farmers’ “tractor parade” in the national capital on Republic Day could be a deja vu moment. This is the second time in seven years when..
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Delhi's AAP government to install free WiFi hotspots at Singhu Border for protesting farmers

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AAP to contest all 70 seats in Uttarakhand Assembly polls: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

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AAP alleges Rs 2500 crore scam in BJP-ruled MCD, passes resolution for CBI probe

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AAP to contest 2022 Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, says Kejriwal

The Aam Aadmi Party national convener and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal today announced that the party will contest Uttar Pradesh assembly elections in 2022. He said his party will seek votes in..
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Delhi: BJP workers protest outside CM Kejriwal's house, CCTV cameras broken

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Atishi, Raghav Chadha, other AAP leaders detained ahead of protest outside Amit Shah, LG's homes

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Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia's residence attacked by goons, alleges AAP; 6 arrests made

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Kejriwal visits Singhu border, reviews arrangements for protesting farmers

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Amarinder Singh behaving like BJP CM, says Manish Sisodia

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COVID-19: No night curfew in Delhi for now, AAP government informs high court

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COVID-19: Delhi High Court asks AAP government to urgently take call on night curfew

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Actively considering imposing lockdown, night curfew in Delhi: AAP govt to HC

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Political parties in Punjab gearing up for 2022 assembly elections

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Arvind Kejriwal to discuss Covid, pollution with Union Home Minister Amit Shah today

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Delhi High Court lifts stay on AAP govt order reserving 80% beds for COVID-19 patients

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AAP to support Manoj Jha for Rajya Sabha deputy chairman's post

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will support Opposition candidate Manoj Jha for the post of Deputy Chairman in the Upper House, said AAP leader Sanjay Singh on Monday.
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