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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Astha Saxena


Delhi violence: Among dead– newlywed, father, 85-yr-old woman
Thu, Feb 27, 2020

Twenty five deaths were reported at GTB Hospital, while two more were reported from Lok Nayak Hospital. A total of 330 people sustained injuries.

Divided in violence, united in grief: Families of dead say hate is to blame
Wed, Feb 26, 2020

Delhi violence: “If this is not stopped, people will keep losing their children. He should be arrested immediately,” said Solanki, who lost his eldest son in the clashes on Monday. Rahul Solanki (26), who had left home to buy some groceries, was on his way back when a bullet hit him on the neck.

Stepped out for work, told us he’ll be back soon, says family of man killed in Delhi violence
Tue, Feb 25, 2020

Outside the hospital’s emergency ward, his elder brother Mohd Imran (36) said, “I don’t know how to tell my sister-in-law about the death. We are unable to accept the news.”

Delhi Maujpur-Babarpur violence: Head Constable leaves behind three children
Tue, Feb 25, 2020

According to doctors at GTB Hospital, head constable Rattan Lal succumbed to head injuries and was declared dead on arrival in the afternoon.

Quarantined but not isolated, say those leaving ITBP facility
Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Attending to the varied food requirements of the people, the team posted at the facility said efforts were made to give them a homely feel.

Congress implosion continues, now Ajay Maken and Milind Deora spar
Tue, Feb 18, 2020

After Milind Deora praised the AAP, former Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken countered him by asking to “leave the party” rather than putting out “half-baked facts”.

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”

Congress flaunted Sheila Dikshit’s work, now blames her, daughter hits back
Thu, Feb 13, 2020

By Wednesday evening, Congress president Sonia Gandhi had accepted the resignations of Chacko and DPCC chief Subhash Chopra — AICC general secretary Shaktisinh Gohil was made the interim party in-charge of Delhi.

Delhi: 16-year-old business rivalry led to shooting, claims family of accused
Thu, Feb 13, 2020

Residents of Kishangarh village in South West Delhi, both the AAP volunteer who was shot dead and one of the accused, have allegedly had a personal enmity with each other since 2004.

At its lowest point in capital, Congress admits: Just introspection won’t do
Wed, Feb 12, 2020

Under the leadership of former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, Congress came second in five of seven parliamentary constituencies during the Lok Sabha polls.

Amid coronavirus scare: Delhi health dept tracks 2,885 people who travelled to China
Tue, Feb 11, 2020

In Delhi, a total of 26,257 passengers have been screened for the virus so far, with 4,045 people being screened at the Delhi Airport on Monday.

Delhi elections: Until Feb 11, candidates have a window to catch their breath
Mon, Feb 10, 2020

After weeks of relentless campaigning, candidates of AAP, BJP and Congress have a window to catch their breath — until February 11, when results are announced

Delhi: Eight-floor OPD block at AIIMS for six specialities, more depts to follow soon
Mon, Feb 10, 2020

According to officials, the new eight-floor OPD, located 500 metres away from the existing campus, can cater to over 3,000 patients. Once all departments are shifted to the building, officials said it can accommodate around 10,000 patients on a daily basis.

At Jama Masjid, voters say stop ‘Hindu-Muslim’
Sun, Feb 09, 2020

In Old Delhi, several people who have been silently protesting at Jama Masjid for over a month said they voted for “development”.

Final push, Cong reminds people of Sheila’s work
Fri, Feb 07, 2020

Senior leaders like Bhupinder Singh Hooda and Raj Babbar participated in roadshows and addressed the public till the last moment on Thursday evening.

In Old Delhi, Priyanka comes armed with a report card of her own
Thu, Feb 06, 2020

Starting her speech with an apology for being late, she said, “I was stuck in traffic as no new roads have been constructed by BJP and AAP in the last five years. Had I taken the Metro introduced by Sheila ji, I would have reached here on time. Both BJP and AAP are publicity hungry... The model they follow is completely different from what Sheila ji used to follow,” she said.

Delhi elections: Congress has most candidates with family legacy
Wed, Feb 05, 2020

Shivani Chopra, who has been fielded by the Congress from Kalkaji, has stepped into the shoes of her father and Delhi Congress chief Subash Chopra, a three-time MLA (1998-2013) from the same constituency.

Which nationalist speaks of dividing country in every speech, Rahul asks Modi
Wed, Feb 05, 2020

Meanwhile, Priyanka took a dig at Prime Minister Modi on his “sanyog-prayog” remarks on Shaheen Bagh, asking whether the rise in unemployment was a coincidence or his experiment.

Free power, water no big deal, it’s govt job: Amarinder Singh in Delhi
Tue, Feb 04, 2020

What has he (Kejriwal) done to create jobs for your children?” he asked, and said that the Punjab government has offered jobs to 11 lakh youth.

324 land from China, none positive for coronavirus so far
Sun, Feb 02, 2020

“None of the evacuees brought to India tested positive for coronavirus. A total of 220 people were sent to Manesar, and the remaining to the quarantine centre set up at Chhawla camp in Delhi by the Indo-Tibetan Border Police,” said an army officer.