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Ananya Tiwari


Amid mediation in Shaheen Bagh, small step forward: A road opens, allowing some traffic towards Noida
Sun, Feb 23, 2020

This would allow one-way traffic from the Shaheen Bagh-Jamia Nagar locality and Ashram towards Noida through the Kalindi Kunj bridge. Police, however, added that this would solve only a small part of the traffic problem — though it's a start.

Coronavirus: Delhi civic bodies step up watch on hotels
Sat, Feb 22, 2020

Two rapid response teams comprising a doctor, a nurse and a paramedic, have been visiting guesthouses and reviewing if visitors are showing flu-like symptoms, such as mild fever, headache, cough and cold.

Delhi plan for Trump: 10,000 flower pots, keeping strays away
Sat, Feb 22, 2020

“Working with the Central Public Works Department, the NDMC horticulture department has been given the task of maintaining hygiene and cleanliness of Rashtrapati Bhavan,” said S Chellaiah, Director of Horticulture, NDMC.

After Wuhan, 406 are out of quarantine camp in Delhi: Homely, touched hearts
Tue, Feb 18, 2020

On Monday, the 406 people were given certificates saying they had tested negative for cornonavirus, and were allowed to leave the facility in Chhawla.

Behind AAP’s 62/70 score, the winning formula
Sun, Feb 16, 2020

The AAP’s decisive 62/70 score in the Delhi polls was powered by the welfare schemes launched by the Arvind Kejriwal govt. As a new AAP govt takes oath today, The Sunday Express traces the script of this victory — from a mohalla clinic in West Delhi to a family that has made crucial savings on power bills, and a government school “prettier than a shopping mall”

Delhi: Nine Norwegian nationals injured in fire at The Park
Sun, Feb 16, 2020

A case under sections 285 (negligent conduct with respect to fire) and 337 (causing hurt) of the IPC has been registered against the hotel, said Additional DCP (New Delhi) Deepak Yadav.

Supreme Court ruling on reservation: Congress to hold protest on Feb 16
Thu, Feb 13, 2020

The judgment revokes an order by the Uttarakhand High Court and was passed by a bench which ruled that states may provide reservation in government jobs but are not legally bound to do so, and that a quota in promotions is not a fundamental right.

Coronavirus ripple effect in Delhi’s wholesale markets, businesses at halt
Tue, Feb 11, 2020

Tremors can be felt in Delhi’s wholesale hub of Sadar Bazar as well as in offices of travel agents.

Roads dug up, sewer lines a mess: Rural Delhi has development on mind
Sun, Feb 09, 2020

The problems faced by residents at this village is not too dissimilar to those in other rural belts in outer regions of North West Delhi. Most people in these areas said they voted keeping in mind these problems and for parties that will help solve them.

Residents’ body slams AAP over green goals
Fri, Feb 07, 2020

The residents’ group, which earlier released a People’s Green Manifesto 2020, made the announcement after analysing manifestos of AAP, BJP and Congress.

Delhi elections: In Chhatarpur, it’s AAP’s work versus BJP’s history
Wed, Feb 05, 2020

Those who live in JJ clusters and the unauthorised colonies have expressed appreciation for the work done by the AAP, but many villagers continue to be unmoved from their traditional stance of voting for the BJP.

In Delhi, Congress borrows AAP’s power subsidy scheme, promises 300 units free
Mon, Feb 03, 2020

Launching the Delhi Assembly poll manifesto at the party's headquarters on Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg on Sunday, DPCC president Subhash Chopra said, “We will make electricity free till 300 units. From 300-400 units, we will give a discount of 50%, for 400-500 units it will be 30%, and for 500-600 units, there will be a 25% discount.”

Residents protest Shaheen Bagh blockade, 50 detained
Mon, Feb 03, 2020

Shouting slogans like ‘Desh ke gaddaron ko goli maaro saalon ko’, ‘Modi Modi’, ‘Jai Shree Ram’ and ‘Vande Mataram’, protesters marched towards barricades put up near the Shaheen Bagh protest site, before being removed by police. Around 50 were detained and taken to Badarpur in buses.

Delhi polls 2020: AAP, Congress meet slum residents to hear demands
Thu, Jan 30, 2020

Many dwellers brought up the difficulty in obtaining clean water, to which Bharadwaj said, “Delhi used to have 53% piped water facilities, which AAP increased to 93%. We had to separate the sewage and water lines. AAP will make sure it will make this 100%.”

In Chandni Chowk, Cong & BJP have a hill to climb
Sun, Jan 26, 2020

A BJP supporter on the national stage, Bijender Sharma (62), a resident of Vaidwara, said, “Everyone wants free electricity and water. This gives AAP a clear edge.”

Students lead march against CAA, NRC, joined by residents
Tue, Jan 21, 2020

The students were from universities such as JNU, Jamia, DU, and others. Activist Umar Khalid was also present and addressed the gathering at Jantar Mantar.

As part of revamp, Delhi metro stations near Central Vista may get a facelift
Sun, Jan 19, 2020

Under plan, underground shuttles to connect Delhi Metro with 10 new office buildings

‘BJP using CAA, NRC to divide people on communal lines’
Sun, Jan 19, 2020

Kerala’s Finance Minister T M Thomas Isaac and actor Sushant Singh also made it to Shaheen Bagh, where both addressed protesters Saturday. “The entire country is inspired by the resistance shown by Shaheen Bagh, as CAA is against the Constitution,” said Issac.

Delhi: Proposal to cut NCR area to preserve farm land
Sat, Jan 18, 2020

The NCR consists of 14 districts of Haryana, eight of Uttar Pradesh, two of Rajasthan, and the whole of Delhi, and is spread over approximately 55,083 sq km.

Out from Tihar Jail, Chandrashekhar Azad leads march to Jor Bagh dargah
Fri, Jan 17, 2020

Accompanied by around 100 supporters from UP, Haryana, Rajasthan and other states, who began gathering at Tihar Jail from the afternoon, Chandrashekar Azad made his way into the dargah where fireworks were lit to celebrate his release.