“I have communicated to officials at FIFA to allow students, who will be coming from across the state, to watch the matches with their tiffin. We want young students to watch the matches and draw inspiration,” Biswas said.
In his note to Kutty, Kejriwal had asked him to issue directions to the Delhi Dialogue Commission to set up an inquiry into whether the “hike in Metro fares (is) justified” and “if it could have been avoided”.
In its 273-page order, the bench of Justices B K Narayana and A K Mishra described as “illegal” the conclusion reached by Additional Sessions Judge Shyam Lal in his November 2013 order that held the Talwars guilty of murder.
Established in 1969, the Delhi Nagrik Sehkari Bank Ltd had over 1.5 lakh customers and over Rs 506-crore deposits in 2015. The case is being probed by the Petitions Committee and the Questions and Reference Committee in the Delhi Assembly.
Over the past week, images from NASA, available through its Fire Mapper, have revealed a considerable upsurge in the number of fires in not just Punjab, but also Haryana and western UP, between September 30 and October 6.
Narendra Modi said, "Thousands of years have passed but the epics of Ram and Krishna keep inspiring humankind even today. Like Ram, Indians should resolve to take vows to create a nation as dreamt by our freedom fighters."
According to the AAP government, the Delhi Cabinet was informed by chief secretary M M Kutty that while the schools would require the creation of a new policy, the Cabinet couldn’t use the word ‘teacher’ in their draft.
“The impression that the two of us are forming an alliance is being aired by AAP. This was an event... in fact, AAP was one of the last ones to join. Since then, though, the party’s unofficial social media channels have been promoting this,” said Yogendra Yadav.
Earlier, the L-G had, after an “elaborate process” of “advertisements, interviews and selections”, hired a set of advocates. However, Sisodia asked, “Why does Services Department need a separate set of advocates?”
The estrangement between Roy and Mamata had reached a peak in July when the West Bengal CM learnt that a discussion by the Rajya Sabha ethics committee on the Narada sting — Mukul Roy is purportedly seen in the videos of alleged bribery — “had been put on the backburner”.
Since 2016, it has become apparent to political observers in the state that IPFT will be a factor in the future. Particularly after ethnic clashes between the tribals and the Bengalis saw at least 30 people injured and 15 vehicles, torched in Agartala onAugust 23.
BJP sources said that Girri had wanted to introduce the Bill in July 2016 but didn’t. Article 15(5), the source added, needed to be amended with a constitutional amendment and needed the nod of both Houses.
The L-G’s letter, which also stated that this had been conveyed in a “message” to the Delhi Assembly, had underlined that the Delhi Assembly DRSCs had powers not enjoyed even by the DRSCs of Lok Sabha.
Kejriwal was accompanied by senior AAP leaders Sanjay Singh, Somnath Bharti and Ashutosh to Chennai and was received at the airport by Haasan’s younger daughter Akshara. This, however, was not the first meeting between the two, said Delhi government sources.
The BJP and the RSS have accused the Mamata Banerjee government of “autocratic” and “undemocratic” rule. Netaji Indoor Stadium authorities, however, had cited that the venue was unavailable till Durga Puja.
Explaining why the CM has changed his mind now, a source said, “Water and sewage are lifelines of the people of Delhi. If these two issues are looked after, a number of problems faced by people can be solved.”