The Delhi government sent a list of eight meetings skipped by the officers, asking the L-G if this is permissible under the conduct rules of IAS officers.
Handpicked by CM Arvind Kejriwal, Jain caught many by surprise when he told police on Thursday that he saw the Chief Secretary being assaulted at the CM’s residence.
AAP vs Chief Secretary: BJP sources maintained that the Centre would not consider invoking Article 356 — the imposition of President’s Rule — in the capital.
On the fresh police custody remand application, the court said that the only new fact which has emerged, as per the prosecution, is that the Chief Minister’s advisor V K Jain has said that he witnessed the Chief Secretary being assaulted.
Delhi Police search Arvind Kejriwal's home: To avoid chaos, police waited for the protest being held by DTC workers outside the Chief Minister’s residence to wrap up. Then, a message flashed and within minutes, 90 officers reached the destination.
After a recording between AAP MLA Dinesh Mohaniya and an MCD junior engineer emerged on Friday, wherein the MCD employee association alleged misbehaviour, the MLA said it was not his voice.
The Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union claimed that the Registrar, in his press release on February 18, had lied about why JNU was implementing compulsory attendance.
A day after a teacher was beaten up by parents of a student, government school teachers staged demonstrations in their schools condemning the attack and demanding better security.
Various farmer organisations, who had called for the “gherao”, were left fuming after many of their protesters were detained in Radaur and allegedly lathicharged.
According to police, the woman was “suffering from a psychotic episode” and was in a “confused state of mind, when she was brought in for questioning”.
On Tuesday, tensions had simmered in Trilokpuri’s block 27 when people from two communities clashed over rumours that Vikas Kumar had succumbed to injuries inflicted by people who beat him with wooden sticks on Friday.
A senior NDMC official said the drive started in the morning during which 24 portions, including an eatery being run at the terrace, banquet and a spa, were sealed as they violated provisions of the master plan.
This time, teachers of Delhi University have also extended their support and warned the corporations of 'action from the city’s academic community and teachers’ associations' in case of further delay.
Although no police complaint has been registered regarding the matter, the school claims to have taken action against the student behind the 'offensive' and 'highly objectionable cyber prank'.
Jagdev was wanted in a case of cheating registered at Naraina police station and was arrested on February 20. Accused was trying to flee, say police; family claims 54-year-old was tortured by cops.
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The Indian Revenue Service (IRS) Association expressed shock over the alleged incident and demanded a thorough probe.
AAP MLA Imran Hussain alleged that he was assaulted inside a lift by officers at the Secretariat, while Ajay Dutt and Prakash Jarwal claimed the chief secretary had used casteist slurs against them.
Alleging that they were being meted out stepmotherly treatment by the police and the Centre, AAP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh said there was 'no proof of Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash being manhandled' on February 19.
CM Arvind Kejriwal's adviser questioned for 3 hours on assault allegations by chief secretary Anshu Prakash.
The wedding of Mahendra Kumar’s daughter was one of four such functions in Trilokpuri blocks 27 and 28 that witnessed stone-pelting.
With the slogan of ‘V-C Hatao, JNU Bachao’, students marched towards HRD Ministry before they were stopped by police barricades.
The dead, Sanjay (25), carried a reward of Rs 25,000 and was allegedly involved in making extortion calls to a local BJP leader, police said.
According to Devender Dugeshwar, the fraud took place early in February and an FIR was registered about five days ago.
The girl's father, Manish Sachdeva, a businessman, her mother Neha Sachdeva, who teaches French at a coaching centre, and her 13-year-old elder sister Pari were not at home at the time.
The directive comes after a 21-year-old man died after his throat got slit by a metallic wire used to bind two police barricades in northwest Delhi's Netaji Subhash Place on February 9.
At the Delhi Secretariat, more than 200 government employees gathered in protest. According to the Delhi government employee welfare association, around 7,000 staff boycotted work on Monday.
Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari said while the party was not trying to undermine the sensitivity of the Delhi issue, the bigger concern before the country is the state of the economy.
As work stopped at the secretariat and at different government offices, some officers raised concerns over the impact it would have on the upcoming Budget.
Two groups clashed over false rumours that a man from the Dalit community had died because he was assaulted four days ago.
Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) chief Ajay Maken said the party’s focus will be on “rising prices, unemployment, sealing and failure of the public distribution system”
The anti-pollution tower is fitted with exhaust fans that suck in polluted air. Within the tower, a machine is said to remove “nearly 90% of particulate matter”, said officials. Depending on the efficacy of the pilot project, similar machines could be installed elsewhere
“The girl was walking out of the site around 8.30 am when the incident took place. Workers rushed to the spot and caught hold of the driver, and handed him to police,” an officer said
“In 2004, he started working for Dharmdenra Pradhan from Baghpat. Moving between Delhi, Haryana and UP, he committed over two dozen crimes, including murder,” said a police officer
According to police, Dhillon — hailing from Haryana’s Jhajjar — was convicted in 2006 in connection with the murder of a businessman in Janakpuri, and had been lodged in east Delhi’s Mandoli Jail
In January, Food and Supplies Minister Imran Hussain announced the hike, and in a statement, said, “There was long-pending demand of FPS owners to increase the margin money in order to enable them to run FPS in a sustainable and viable manner.”