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Delhi governance survey: Bijli, paani, road to polls

December 12, 2019 2:34 am

Subsidies in power and water have been, and continue to be, key poll planks for the Aam Aadmi Party government. A survey of 2,298 Delhi voters by Lokniti-CSDS assesses to what extent benefits have reached the ground

Delhi governance survey: Testing the twin pillars of health and education

December 11, 2019 5:37 am

From mohalla clinics to parent-teacher meetings in government schools — over the last five years, the AAP government has often emphasised on its focus on two key areas, health and education. To what extent has it succeeded? A survey of 2,298 Delhi voters by Lokniti-CSDS attempts to find out

Capital worry: Pollution

December 10, 2019 9:34 pm

A survey of 2,298 Delhi voters by Lokniti-CSDS suggests that bad air will emerge as a key factor when people step out to vote in a few months. A look at how people assessed the AAP government’s performance on this front.

After audit report, AAP says Delhi civic bodies owed no money

December 05, 2019 9:11 am

The CAG report said that the North, East and South civic bodies owed Rs 2,037 crore, Rs 1,395 crore and Rs 381 crore respectively to the Delhi government as on March 31, 2018.

Source to tap: How water reaches homes in Delhi

November 25, 2019 7:13 am

The recent face-off between a Union Minister and the Delhi government has raised a crucial question: How clean is Delhi’s water? The Indian Express traces its route from two rivers to your tap, and discovers the checks and balances along the way

AAP faces fire: BJP, Cong MPs say stubble smoke not primary cause of Delhi haze

November 20, 2019 4:17 am

The BJP, whose MP from East Delhi constituency, Gautam Gambhir, had recently faced criticism for skipping a Parliamentary panel meeting on pollution, had a field day, using the opportunity to take swipes at the Delhi government.

No pre-poll alliance with Congress in Delhi, contest between BJP and AAP: Sanjay Singh

November 17, 2019 1:06 pm

Downplaying the Congress' surprise revival in the recently concluded Haryana Assembly elections, Singh said the situation is "completely different" in Delhi, claiming that no one even mentions Congress here.

'Have family to support': Gambhir hits back after AAP criticises him for skipping pollution meet

November 15, 2019 9:01 pm

Gambhir, in Indore for the ongoing India-Bangladesh test series, skipped the meeting in Delhi, along with top officials of the Environment Ministry, DDA and municipal commissioners.

President rejects petition demanding disqualification of 11 AAP MLAs in office-of-profit case

November 05, 2019 8:54 pm

The October 28 decision of the President rejecting the plea is based on an opinion rendered by the Election Commission, the poll panel said.

Atishi complaint against Gautam Gambhir dismissed

October 23, 2019 8:11 am

The ACMM noted that Section 17 is “not a penal provision but a legal mandate”, and “a candidate cannot even be disqualified for its violation”.


Calm after storm: Delhi women candidates unwind after hectic campaign

May 15, 2019 10:17 am

After being soaked in hectic election campaigns and rallies for Delhi Lok Sabha polls, the women candidates unwinded in varied ways like running daily errands, spending time with family or reading their favourite book.

Polling ends for sixth phase; Sheila Dikshit, Gambhir, Rahul Gandhi among early voters

May 13, 2019 7:24 am

Compared to the election results of these 59 seats in the last Lok Sabha elections in 2014, BJP had won 45 of these seats, the Trinamool Congress 8, the Congress two and the Samajwadi Party and the LJP one seat each among others.

Rainbow of colours in Lok Sabha election campaign

March 18, 2019 8:49 am

The Election Commission of India announced that the general elections will be held in seven phases across India starting April 11 and the results will be announced on May 23

Arvind Kejriwal's sit-in protest at Lieutenant Governor's office has now entered its fifth day

June 15, 2018 2:15 pm

The BJP and Congress slammed Kejriwal, terming his ‘dharna’ at the LG office a “mockery of democracy” and a “drama”. BJP’s Delhi unit will stage a protest at Kejriwal’s residence on Wednesday.

AAP protests in Delhi, demands Smriti, Sushma, Vasundhara's resignation

June 29, 2015 5:29 pm

Aam Aadmi Party activists stage a protest against BJP leaders Smriti Irani, Sushma Swaraj, Vasundhara Raje and Pankaja Munde in New Delhi.

Rahul Gandhi supports agitating sanitation workers in Delhi

June 17, 2015 9:06 pm

Sanitation workers protest against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal for not paying their wages in New Delhi.

BJP protests against AAP govt over power tariff hike in Delhi

June 16, 2015 6:01 pm

BJP workers today held a protest against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal over power tariff hike in New Delhi.

Congress workers protest in Delhi, demands Arvind Kejriwal's resignation

June 10, 2015 6:31 pm

Delhi Congress workers held a protest against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal over the arrest of Jintender Tomar.

Top Frames: Suicide, strife and spirituality

April 25, 2015 8:00 am

A farmer attempts suicide during Aam Aadmi Party rally in front of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at Jantar Mantar.

First pictures of Arvind Kejriwal's second innings

February 10, 2015 3:51 pm

Arvind Kejriwal's AAP registered a historical win in the Delhi Asembly Polls.


AAP, BJP Councillors Clash

June 10, 2016 4:34 pm

Bassi loyal to ‘khaki’ worn by RSS workers: AAP

February 19, 2016 8:17 am

New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): Taking a jibe at B.S. Bassi over the ongoing JNU controversy, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Somnath Bharti on Friday alleged it seems that the Delhi Police Commissioner is loyal to the 'Khaki' pants worn by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) workers. He said the Delhi Police is taking haphazard action. When Bassi talks about the 'khaki', it is not clear whether he is talking about the policemen, who wear the 'khaki' uniform or the 'Khaki' pants which the RSS workers wear.

AAP should clear all pending dues of MCD workers: Union leader

February 08, 2016 4:52 pm

New Delhi, Feb 08 (ANI): Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) union leader RB Uthwal, on Monday said that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government should clear all dues of workers pending since 2003 if it wanted to put an end to the ongoing strike. Uthwal further said that the wages given by the Delhi Government on the condition of that temporary workers being removed from their respective duties won't be accepted. He stressed that the only way to end the strike is to give permanent jobs to these workers and clear all pending dues. He further asked the Delhi High Court to pay attention to the condition of poor workers and their families before giving its final judgement on the strike.

Manish Sisodia on Jitender Singh Tomar Controversy

July 05, 2015 8:03 am

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia at Idea Exchange speaks about how the Aam Aadmi Party tackled the Jitender SIngh Tomar controversy