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Delhi Chief Minister vs L-G: A timeline of the tussle since Kejriwal took office

The tussle between the Delhi CM and the L-G had started after Kejriwal took office for the second time in 2015. Najeeb Jung was the Lieutenant-Governor of Delhi then. After Jung resigned, Anil Baijal took over but the power struggle continues.

Gopal Rai calls HC verdict on minimum wages wrong

Gopal Rai said that implementation of higher wages had been delayed for years due to reasons such as objections raised by former L-G Najeeb Jung, and later by the HC order of not taking “any coercive action” against those not paying minimum wages to workers.


SC settles AAP-LG power tussle: Here is what the top court said today

The Supreme Court observed that the national capital enjoys special status and is not a full state. Hence, the status of L-G is not that of a Governor.

President Mukherjee accepts Jung's resignation, Anil Baijal to be next Delhi L-G

As per news agency ANI, Anil Baijal's name has been proposed for the post.

Jung hails PM Modi: Visionary, he will take minorities along

Jung also indicated his unhappiness with the AAP government of Delhi, underlining that he had “distinct disagreements” with the latter.

Najeeb Jung successor: Speculation rife as Centre discusses names for Delhi L-G

Najeeb Jung had a bitter and acrimonious relationship with chief minister Arvind Kejriwal over matters of appointment of bureaucrats and effecting new legislation.


Unprecedented acrimony marks Najeeb Jung's tenure as Delhi LG

According to a press release issued by Raj Bhawan, the former IAS officer and former vice chancellor of Jamia Milia University will return to academics.

Najeeb Jung resigns: MHA brass seems to have no clue on Delhi LG's impending move

It came as a surprise for the Home Ministry officials that Jung has decided to put in his papers without giving any hint in advance.

L-G Najeeb Jung's undated letter: He planned Goa visit between Dec 25-Jan1, 2017

In the letter to Union Home Secretary, Jung says that in his absence, Delhi Chief Secretary would keep in touch with him about important developments.

Withdraw Member Secy from DCW: Arvind Kejriwal recommends to Najeeb Jung

"The appointment is unconstitutional and against the order of Delhi High Court and DCW Act," Kejriwal said in his recommendation.

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Sonia Gandhi, Arun Jaitley pay last respects to Mufti Mohammad Sayeed

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed passed away early Thursday morning at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi where he was undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Sonia Gandhi, Arun Jaitley Dr Karan Singh, Najeeb Jung arrived at the hospital to pay last respects to the deceased J&K CM.

Najeeb Jung, Sheila Dikshit attend Kejriwal's Iftar party

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal hosted a Iftar party where he and Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung hugged and shake hands.


AAP's newsmakers, Obama's chat with Merkel, Sonia Gandhi's meeting with Congress Chief Ministers

Dr Manabi Bandyopadhya interacting with teaching staff, Arrested AAP Law Minister Jitender Singh Tomar, Angela Merkel speaks with Barack Obama.

Today in pics: Sushma Swaraj meets US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel

U.S. Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel arrives for a meeting with Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi.

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After Najeeb Jung, Anil Baijal Appointed New Lieutenant Governor Of Delhi

Career bureaucrat Anil Baijal becomes the new Lt Governor of Delhi after President Pranab Mukherjee accepted Najeeb Jung’s resignation days after he sprang a surprise by stepping down from the post. A 1969 batch IAS officer, Baijal had served as Union Home Secretary under the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government besides holding key positions in other […]