19 Jul 2016
New Delhi: There is a perception in India that parents’ professional legacy is carried forward by sons only. If the legacy is in politics, it’s for sure that daughters are least likely to get involved. In this regard, however many daughters have not only put themselves in their parents’ shoes but also held the legacy with sense of responsibility.
28 Dec 2013
New Delhi: A lawyer-turned activist with an IIT degree to boot, Somnath Bharti breached a Congress bastion by wresting power from three-time sitting MLA and high-profile former Delhi minister Kiran Walia from crucial Malviya Nagar constituency in South Delhi.
01 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today issued notice to the city government's former Law Minister Somnath Bharti and police asking why his bail should not be cancelled on his wife's plea in a domestic violence case.
28 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today dismissed a plea of AAP leader Somnath Bharti seeking contempt action against the police officials for not filing their reply before a trial court in a case of alleged molestation of some African women during his purported midnight raid in 2014.
24 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Lipika Mitra, the estranged wife of former Delhi law minister Somnath Bharti, today wrote to the Chief Election Commissioner seeking action against the AAP leader for 'suppressing' information in the affidavit he filed for Delhi Assembly elections early this year.
29 May 2016
Washington: Twitterati, take note! Your profile picture may not only show your followers how attractive you are, but also tell a lot about your personality, according to a new study.
01 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Jailed AAP MLA Somnath Bharti yesterday suffered a double whammy with the Supreme Court denying him interim bail and the trial court extending his custodial interrogation by three more days in an alleged domestic violence and attempt to murder case lodged by his wife.
06 Oct 2015
New Delhi: AAP leader Somnath Bharti today termed the domestic violence and attempt to murder case against him as a 'BJP-sponsored litigation' and sought bail before a Delhi court, as the police opposed it saying he was an influential person who could hamper the probe.
23 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said former law minister Somnath Bharti should surrender to police and that by 'running away" from arrest 'he is becoming embarrassment for the party and his family'.
05 Oct 2015
New Delhi: In a setback to AAP lawmaker Somnath Bharti, his estranged wife Lipika Mitra today told the Supreme Court that she was not inclined to join mediation for an amicable resolution of their matrimonial dispute and complaint of domestic violence.