October 23, 2019 10:05 pm
"Just like we want special status for Bihar, we have always wanted statehood for Delhi," Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said while addressing his party workers in New Delhi.
May 01, 2019 4:58 pm
Maken said Delhi being the national capital is "fully" funded by the Union government and that the tax burden on its people will increase if it becomes a state.
April 14, 2019 1:45 am
The AAP sought to corner the BJP, which controls civic bodies, while BJP hit back claiming that the action had less to do with MCDs and more with the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) and the District Magistrate of the area.
March 14, 2019 1:51 am
Manoj Tiwari hit back, saying: “Your mammoth failure as CM is hitting hard on your face. Delhi understands your frustration and this is why you are shamelessly attacking my late father, who took immense pride in his poverty and was a far bigger nationalist, unlike you.”
August 27, 2018 8:57 pm
A special three-day session of the Delhi Legislative Assembly was held in June to discuss the demand for full statehood for the national capital. The AAP-majority Assembly had even passed a resolution in this regard.
July 04, 2018 3:34 am
On Tuesday, AAP marked the launch of its ‘Full Statehood for Delhi Movement’ with the inauguration of its first 'Andolan Kendra’ in Model Town.
July 02, 2018 2:38 am
Congress leader PC Chacko Sunday said that Kejriwal has started a mis-information campaign under the guise of full statehood, as he failed to deliver in his three-and-a-half-year tenure.
July 02, 2018 2:32 am
The CM suggested that until the demand for statehood is met, the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi should be chosen by the people. The conference, attended by around 5,000 party workers and leaders, marked the launch of a full-fledged movement for separate statehood.
June 12, 2018 12:22 pm
“Grant us full statehood before the Lok Sabha polls, each and every vote in Delhi will be polled in your (BJP's) favour; we will campaign for you. If not, you will be thrown out by the people,” Arvind Kejriwal said.
December 19, 2018 1:56 pm
Delhi statehood issue requires patient dialogue. Combative politics does not bode well for such a conversation.
May 18, 2016 11:25 pm