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Manish Sisodia to present Delhi Education Model at Education World Forum 2022 in London

May 23, 2022 8:49 pm

Theme for this year's Education World Forum is 'Education: building forward together; stronger, bolder, better'.

Delhi govt sanctions Rs 2,300 crore to Ambedkar University for two new campuses

May 11, 2022 9:56 pm

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has approved funds worth Rs 2306.58 crores for creating state-of-the-art infrastructure at upcoming campuses of Ambedkar University. The new campuses will accommodate over 26,000 students in the coming years.

Sisodia assures removed guest teachers of reappointment

July 21, 2016 7:04 pm

The Deputy CM assured the guest teachers that there will be no partial treatment with them and their demands will be looked into.

Remember Chand Mohammad? He is back as Chander Mohan, for votes

October 09, 2014 2:08 am

Once known as Chand Mohammad, husband of Fiza, Chander Mohan is now the official candidate of Haryana Janhit Congress.

Nomination filed, the other Manpreet Badal goes missing

April 21, 2014 3:42 am

PPP leader says SAD bid to field ‘dummy nominee’ to confuse his supporters.

Ajit Pawar now ‘villain’ in Pimpri

February 10, 2014 4:44 am

NCP Pimpri-Chinchwad unit chief Yogesh Behl, however, said neither NCP nor Pawar have a role in the transfer of Pardeshi.

Short-staffed MC hires Pune firm to run city bus service

November 20, 2013 5:13 am

Procured under JNNURM,only 75 buses out of a total of 200 have landed so far.

Activists thank CM, Dy CM for supporting preservation of BDPs

October 30, 2013 2:06 am

Activists of Green Pune Movement have thanked Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar for supporting preservation of biodiversity parks

BJP frowns on dwindling fiscal health,lack of funds for projects

March 14, 2014 3:21 pm

Despite the “all is well” claims put forth by Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal about Punjab’s economy,SAD’s alliance partner,the BJP,on Monday expressed grave doubts over the state’s financial health.

Second line of command in Modi’s Gujarat

September 17, 2013 12:02 am

Rather than power being handed over to a single leader,his duties will be shared among three ministers.


Politicians react over 1984 riots missing file

January 22, 2016 7:46 am

New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Commenting on the 1984 riots missing file, Bharatiya Janata Party spokesperson Sambit Patra on Friday said the 1984 riots file, which is missing from past 10 months, clearly shows that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is not at all "serious" about the issue and is not taking the Delhi administration seriously. Sharing the same sentiments, Shiromani Akali Dal leader Manjeet Singh GK said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is not at all concerned about the Sikh community. He added that he was only doing "vote politics", as the Punjab assembly elections are near. Meanwhile, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said he has no information regarding the issue and will comment once he has complete information.

Delhi observes fourth 'Car-Free Day'

January 22, 2016 7:20 am

New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): The national capital on Friday observed fourth 'Car-Free Day' on the stretch between Vishwavidyalaya Metro Station and Chhatrasal Stadium. The aim of the event is to curb pollution and encourage people to use public transport. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia was part of the cycle rally, which was organised as part of the event. When asked about the Odd-Even formula, Sisodia said that it would be implemented again. The exercise, which is organised on 22nd of every month, comes after the recently concluded 15-day Odd-Even formula.

BJP to hold discussion with PDP on Govt formation: Nirmal Singh

January 13, 2016 11:11 am

Jammu, Jan 13 (ANI): Following the demise of chief minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed, Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Wednesday said the BJP will first hold talks with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) before any final decision are made regarding the formation of the state government. Singh further emphasised that PDP would soon take a call on the matter and expressed faith that the outcome would be positive.

Students deported from US 'held' at Hyderabad airport for eight hours: Mahmood Ali

January 11, 2016 9:16 am

Hyderabad, Jan 11 (ANI): Deputy chief minister Mahmood Ali on Monday said the students deported from the United States were held at the Hyderabad airport for eight hours due to some paperwork. Ali said the immigration officials informed him that the students had sought admissions to alleged blacklisted universities and hence were deported. He further stated that he instructed the airport authorities to free the students, saying they had already faced a lot of humiliation in the US.

Have no information on possible PDP-Cong. alliance: Nirmal Singh

January 11, 2016 9:14 am

Srinagar 11 Jan (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Monday rubbished rumours of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) setting tough conditions for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) if they want to continue the alliance in the state. Singh also added that the BJP had no information on a possible coalition between the Congress and PDP.