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Tuesday, August 09, 2022



Delhi L-G flags ‘delay’ in tabling audit reports, writes to CM

August 09, 2022 7:47 am

Saxena also said the L-G office frequently flagged the issue of how the four reports were pending until recently with the Deputy Chief Minister’s office, and a reminder was sent as well.

Liquor row: L-G Saxena seeks apology over AAP ‘naming him’ in tweets

August 09, 2022 7:50 am

Senior AAP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh said he was unaware of the issue but added that Sisodia had levelled allegations against the former L-G with proof.

Arvind Kejriwal in Palanpur tomorrow, third visit to state in 10 days

August 08, 2022 11:25 pm

Prior to this, the Delhi Chief Minister had visited Surat and Veraval in Gir Somnath, and then, Jamnagar and Chhota Udepur.

'AAP will usher in radical changes to create 10 lakh jobs in Gujarat': Yuvrajsinh Jadeja

August 09, 2022 12:57 am

Promising to make all contractual staff in government services in the state permanent, Jadeja said hirings in Gujarat’s administrative departments still happen through an old system.

AAP MLA Karambir Singh Ghuman removes toll plaza barrier amid 'delay', staff says he abused them

August 08, 2022 1:13 pm

In a now viral video, Ghuman, who represents the Dasuya constituency, can be seen pulling the barrier to let his car move through and allowing several other vehicles to pass without paying the toll fee. The incident happened at the Cholang toll plaza Saturday evening.

In Punjab, Raghav Chadha seeks suggestions to be raised in House

August 08, 2022 4:06 am

Calling it a first of its kind initiative to strengthen the voice of common people, Chadha said that he was inspired by Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann’s commitment to work for the welfare of people.

Kejriwal to address tribals in Gujarat’s Bodeli today, pamphlets list ‘savings’ if AAP is voted to power

August 07, 2022 1:56 pm

Ahead of the elections in Gujarat, the Aam Aadmi Party has announced six guarantees for its tribal population in the areas of law, education, health, caste certificates, housing and roads.

BJP slams Chadha over MSP bill, asks him to walk the talk

August 07, 2022 3:20 am

BJP general secretary, Dr Subhash Sharma asked Chadha, “Why don't you (AAP) give MSP to vegetables and other crops along the lines of other states like Haryana?”

Partap Bajwa slams AAP for spending `14L on Vijay Yatra

August 07, 2022 3:15 am

Bajwa said, “Official revelation of expenditure of Rs 14.63 lakh by AAP exposes the hollowness of its much-touted claims of honesty as well as the extent of undue pressure on officialdom”.

‘Money laundering’ case: Delhi minister Satyendar Jain’s wife gets interim bail

August 06, 2022 7:42 pm

Special Judge Geetanjli Goel granted interim bail to Poonam Jain on furnishing of personal bond in the sum of Rs 1 lakh with surety of like amount.


Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann ties the knot with Gurpreet Kaur

July 07, 2022 3:50 pm

In a low-key ceremony with only a few invited guests, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann will marry Gurpreet Kaur, a doctor, at his home on Thursday.

Tajinder Singh Bagga returns home: his arrest and the chaos that followed

May 07, 2022 12:07 pm

BJP leader Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga's arrest has led to Delhi police filing a case against Punjab police.

AAP's Bhagwant Mann takes oath as Punjab CM

March 16, 2022 5:15 pm

Chanting 'Jo Bole So Nihal' and 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai', Bhagwant Mann thanked the people who attended the swearing-in ceremony.

Election results: BJP, AAP celebrate wins with sweets, slogans, colours

March 10, 2022 10:10 pm

Early trends show the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will come back to power in Uttar Pradesh with an overwhelming majority and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is set to sweep Punjab. Workers in UP and Punjab gathered to celebrate the possible wins.

Delhi MCD Election Results 2021: AAP celebrates big win in Delhi MCD bypolls

March 03, 2021 7:41 pm

Delhi MCD Election Results 2021: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) won four wards and Congress one in the municipal bypoll elections announced on Wednesday. The BJP drew a blank.

Ramlila Maidan preps up for Arvind Kejriwal's third oath ceremony

February 15, 2020 8:57 pm

A multi-level security arrangement is in place ahead of the oath-taking ceremony of chief minister-elect Arvind Kejriwal at the Ramlila Maidan in Delhi on Sunday.

Delhi elections: Manish Sisodia celebrates AAP's victory with thank you rally

February 12, 2020 7:38 pm

The AAP won 62 of the 70 seats and retained much of its vote share from 2015 when it won 67 seats — its vote share was 53.57%, a marginal drop from 54.34% in 2015.

Battle for Delhi: Voting ends, all eyes now on February 11

February 09, 2020 8:35 am

Over 1.47 crore people are eligible to exercise their franchise in the polls that will decide the fate of 672 candidates.

ITO skywalk opens to public as Centre, Delhi govt face-off continues

October 18, 2018 7:20 am

Delhi's ITO skywalk was finally inaugurated on Monday amid allegations and counter-allegations between Delhi government and the BJP-led central government.

'Musical' protest to draw public attention against tree felling in Delhi

June 30, 2018 10:25 pm

In the light of the recent controversy that surfaced after government's decision of felling trees for construction activity in south Delhi, a group of protesters gathered in the capital's Netaji Nagar to draw public attention towards conservation of trees.


L-G versus Aam Aadmi Party: What the Supreme Court said

June 22, 2020 6:24 pm

5 takeaways from the Supreme Court’s verdict on the AAP versus L-G power tussle.

Delhi Police committed to women safety: Bassi

February 08, 2016 9:27 am

New Delhi, Feb 08 (ANI): Commenting on the summon issued by Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) for not sharing the data regarding crimes against women in Delhi, Commissioner B.S. Bassi on Monday said that city's police force is committed towards safety of women, adding that exchange of documents among two government organisations is a dignified process. Bassi is due to appear before the DCW at 4pm today for producing the required records and explaining the "unreasonable" delay in the sharing of data. The DCW has informed the Delhi Police that it is conducting a detailed study on women's safety in the national capital for which it needs the information to make appropriate recommendations to the AAP Government.

Delhi Police committed for security of every citizen: BS Bassi

January 19, 2016 10:04 am

New Delhi, Jan 19 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Tuesday refuted the Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) allegation that they were part of the alleged conspiracy behind the ink-attack on Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.Delhi Commissioner of Police BS Bassi on Tuesday said that Delhi Police was committed to provide security to every citizen of Delhi and the question of entering into any conspiracy to cause any harm does not arise. He added that even that day appropriate security was given to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kerjriwal.

Stop planting fake news through papers: Ashutosh tells BS Bassi

January 19, 2016 9:01 am

New Delhi, Jan 19 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) spokesperson Ashutosh on Tuesday alleged that Delhi police Commissioner BS Bassi has been planting fake news through papers in connection with the ink attack on Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Ashutosh added that Bassi should disclose the name of the police personnel, who was asked to get off the stage. He further accused Delhi Commissioner for compromising the security of Delhi CM by disclosing minor details of security in public.

No medicines will be 'out of stock 'from next month: Kejriwal

January 11, 2016 3:12 pm

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that, no medicine in Delhi Government hospitals will be out of stock from February 1, 2016. He further said that the medicines available in the government hospitals are genuine.

Trial period of Odd-Even formula not extended: Gopal Rai

January 09, 2016 11:33 am

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai on Saturday said that there are no changes to the 15-day trial period plan of the Odd-Even formula.He added that all the figures collected by the Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) have been submitted to the Supreme Court and the court has taken time till December 11 to give its verdict.

Why I Voted: The Battle for Delhi

February 07, 2015 2:33 pm