The Indian Express
Reports on civic issues and the Aam Aadmi Party.
The NDMC has begun barring 13 popular restaurants and bars from entertaining guests on their terraces.
A letter written by the Archaeological Survey of India to Delhi Police, “some people from a particular community” had “forcefully entered” the Khirki Masjid and “unauthorisedly offered prayers”.
Vasantha, wife of Delhi University professor Saibaba, says his health is failing for lack of access to basic facilities after being jailed for alleged Maoist links.
Officials said PWD spends around Rs 35 crore on desilting every year but will now have to spend around Rs 2 to 4 crore more, the PWD official added.
A total of 4,680 metric tonnes of garbage was cleared by Saturday evening.
AAP had earlier attacked Centre, particularly its much lauded Swachh Bharat campaign, for its double-standards on the issue of cleanliness.
Acknowledging concerns that were raised after Jitender Singh Tomar was arrested for allegedly submitting a fake graduation degree, senior AAP leader Sanjay Singh said the AAP Lokpal will conduct an independent investigation.
Delhi Pradesh Safai Mazdoor Union president Rajendra Mewati said the strike had been called off by only one workers’ union and the other 17 will continue the protest.
The family further maintained that due to paucity of funds, maintaining the monument was turning out to be an uphill task.
The DJB had previously told the NGT that this plan — which is the first phase of the NGT’s “Maili se Nirmal Yamuna Revitalisation Project 2017” — will cost Rs 3,659 crore.
The NDMC plan for Khan Market could face a deadlock as traders in the market are divided over the renovation plans.
Bodies of NGO worker, three other Indians killed in Kabul guesthouse attack flown home.
With various agencies plan and prod one another over its cleaning, flowing Yamuna remains a dream.
The project was conceptualised by the DJB as the solution to the Yamuna’s pollution.
DJB is planning to rent out its properties for commercial purposes.
“I am guilty. Blame me. I feel that the rally should have been called off,” said Arvind Kejriwal.
AAP warns party members, action would be taken against those found attending rebel meets.
The two leaders are currently engaged in a pitched battle against party convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
Prashant Bhushan removed from disciplinary committee, new panel could recommend action against Yadav and him.
Allegations of hooliganism at meeting; Kejriwal camp says Bhushan, Yadav in ‘anti-party activities’; CM asked council to ‘choose’.
“It is strange that Thampu raised no objections to the ‘e-zine’ when he gave an interview for it,” said St' Stephen's alumni group.
Officials said the council has been running into losses for the past few years.
There are nearly 9,000 domestic water connections meters under its jurisdiction, which consume up to 20,000 lts per month.
Early last year, the party had expelled its Laxmi Nagar MLA Vinod Kumar Binny for indulging in “anti-party activities”.
The party is currently undergoing a massive rift in its ranks.
Yadav and Bhushan tried to malign the image of Arvind Kejriwal, a statement said.
In blog, cites attacks by Ashish Khetan, ‘small group of decision makers in Delhi’ and dissatisfied members.
Prashant Bhushan, removed along with Yogendra Yadav fom AAP's decision-making panel, expresses disappointment and hope in this inteview.
National Executive member Mayank Gandhi claimed that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had insisted on the ouster of the two leaders.
In the four days before Wednesday, the divisions had become ever clearer, with attacks on social media often verging on abuse.
The question is whether bijli-paani scheme of AAP will solve Delhi’s problems this summer.
Sources said that his role in the run-up to the Delhi elections is coming under criticism.
Trifurcation of erstwhile MCD of Delhi in 2012 left two of its arms in a state of perpetual financial crisis.
According to sources in the DJB, the ASI had not paid water charges of Rs 96 lakh.
According to AAP spokesperson Atishi Marlena, the figure has been decided after looking at a World Health Organisation report.
70-point action plan for the city, officials are expected to give presentations on Thursday.
With the end of the Mughal Empire and the rise of British power, the 19th century Muslim intellectual had to reimagine his politics.