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Lockdown can’t be unilateral, one state can’t stop virus, has to be national effort: Sisodia
Sat, Apr 11, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): “A meeting is scheduled with the Prime Minister tomorrow. The decision to extend the lockdown can’t be taken unilaterally as one state cannot stop the spread of coronavirus," said Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia.

Even if lockdown eased, will need to be graded: COVID-19 panel head
Wed, Apr 08, 2020

The Indian Express speaks to Dr S K Sarin, who heads the panel on COVID-19 preparedness, on the road ahead in fight against coronavirus.

Arvind Kejriwal: 1.2 lakh PPE kits ordered for Delhi
Tue, Apr 07, 2020

"If we look at projections for number of cases per day, we are still at the first stage — when we are getting less than 100 cases a day," said Dr S K Sarin, who heads the Delhi government’s expert committee on COVID-19.

Best AQI in March: Industries shut, vehicles off roads but calm winds bring down Delhi’s air quality a notch
Mon, Apr 06, 2020

The Central Pollution Control Board's AQI is based on air quality data from different monitoring stations across the city. Delhi's data on Sunday was calculated based on 30 stations.

Delhi: 93 new cases, 2 deaths, CM Kejriwal says local transmission under control
Sat, Apr 04, 2020

Most of the cases, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said, were from among those who went to the Nizamuddin Markaz gathering last month. Of the 386 COVID-19 cases in Delhi, 259 are linked to the Markaz gathering.

Amid lockdown, late night rush sees a packed bus depot in Delhi
Mon, Mar 30, 2020

At 10 pm Saturday, roads leading to the Anand Vihar Interstate Bus Terminal were packed with people and buses. By evening, the UP and Delhi governments had arranged close to 1,000 buses.

From Delhi, exodus on foot continues: ‘All okay if I make it home’
Fri, Mar 27, 2020

Hundreds of men and women, mostly daily wage labourers and those employed in the unorganised sector, face hunger, insecurity and loneliness as cities across the country have gone into a lockdown.

People make panic purchases, shops run out of stocks amid coronavirus fear
Fri, Mar 20, 2020

Neighbourhood stores have reported a steep rise in the number of customers placing large orders over the past two-three days.

Delhi violence: As volunteers verify claims, those who lost homes seek new start
Tue, Mar 03, 2020

At the Shahdara office Monday, the civil defence volunteer on duty at the helpdesk was taking down details of those who are applying for compensation. By 3 pm, Monday’s list had 180 names and claims.

Delhi violence: Atishi asks why no Army, her AAP govt can answer
Wed, Feb 26, 2020

"At least 10 people have died. If police are unable to maintain law and order, why is Amit Shah not imposing curfew? Why is the Army not being called in?,” Atishi tweeted.

Kejriwal 3.0: Want to work with Centre to make Delhi the best
Mon, Feb 17, 2020

At swearing-in, Arvind Kejriwal says forgive our opponents for their remarks.

AAP Cabinet: Advisor posts may be revived, Atishi & Raghav Chadha could find spots
Sat, Feb 15, 2020

Party insiders say the position of advisors might be revived and newly elected MLAs such as Atishi and Raghav Chadha might be brought back into the government’s framework.

Results in East, North east surprise party: Day after victory lap, AAP assesses losses
Fri, Feb 14, 2020

Two areas where the performance came as a surprise to the party are its losses in East Delhi — Laxmi Nagar, Vishwas Nagar, Gandhi Nagar — and North East Delhi — Rohtas Nagar, Karawal Nagar and Ghonda

Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal to take oath on Sunday, likely to retain all ministers
Thu, Feb 13, 2020

Like in 2013 and 2015, the swearing-in will be held at Ramlila Maidan and will be open to the public.

Next target for AAP: Power in Delhi civic bodies
Thu, Feb 13, 2020

A consistent vote share of about 54% in the 2015 and 2020 assembly polls, party leaders feel, is enough indication that people are ready to see AAP in power at the municipal level as well.

Delhi polls: AAP landslide after BJP’s goli maaro call, Shaheen Bagh current
Wed, Feb 12, 2020

Victory nine months after AAP lost all Assembly segments in Lok Sabha polls

Explained: With clean sweep for AAP, what Delhi verdict means for BJP
Tue, Feb 11, 2020

Delhi election results explained: With AAP's win, and presuming AAP completes its 5-year term, BJP will be out of power in the National Capital for a total of 27 years.

AAP strides ahead: Reading the Delhi Assembly election 2020 trends
Tue, Feb 11, 2020

Delhi Assembly Election Results 2020: Even though the BJP is struggling in the number of seats, it seems to have improved its vote share from the last Assembly election in 2015.

Delhi Assembly elections: Turnout dips, strongholds give AAP hope
Sun, Feb 09, 2020

In Chhattarpur, which gave AAP its biggest win in 2015 with a winning margin of 47% votes, almost 63% people turned up to vote. At Deoli, this figure was 63.43%, and at Seemapuri it was 68%.

Delhi Elections: Face-off, masks off for AAP, BJP
Sun, Feb 09, 2020

Much more than 70 seats are at stake in the Delhi Assembly polls that just ended. For AAP, the Feb 11 results will show if its gambit of seeking a mandate on its performance has paid off; for BJP, if Modi name, Hindutva agenda prove stronger than CAA anger.