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Sweta Dutta


Kejriwal is not eyeing the chief minister’s post in Punjab, here’s why
Thu, Jan 12, 2017

It was only on late Wednesday afternoon, that Delhi’s CM cleared the air at a rally in Patiala, saying that if AAP wins in Punjab, it will have ‘a CM who is from Punjab and not from Pakistan or London.’

CM will be from Punjab, says Arvind Kejriwal
Thu, Jan 12, 2017

Kejriwal took a dig at Punjab Congress president Amarinder Singh and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal.

Assume Arvind Kejriwal as CM, then vote: Manish Sisodia in Punjab
Wed, Jan 11, 2017

Sisodia dropped the K word while addressing a rally at Balongi village in Mohali when an AAP member on stage asked him who would be the party’s Chief Minister if it was voted to power.

Soon, four Delhi metro stations to become key interchange hubs
Sun, Jan 08, 2017

The Delhi Metro currently has nine interchange stations that will go up to a total of 27 stations by the end of this year when all the Phase III lines are open to the public.

AAP fundraiser to fuel Punjab, Goa campaigns
Sat, Jan 07, 2017

Right at its inception, AAP had promised to keep its funding process transparent and declare all information related to donations on its official website.

Goa: As BJP and ally drift apart, AAP tests northern saffron waters
Thu, Jan 05, 2017

After the announcement of its chief ministerial candidate Elvis Gomes, AAP has campaigned more optimistically in South Goa than in Hindu-dominated North Goa.

Delhi civic polls: Bigger network, driverless trains to improve commute
Mon, Jan 02, 2017

The heritage line connecting ITO to Kashmere Gate will be the first to be inaugurated by the end of January.

AAP in 2016: Arvind Kejriwal goes national as Delhi proves hard to govern
Thu, Dec 29, 2016

In 2016, you could hate Kejriwal but not ignore him. In 2017, more than the AAP, brand Kejriwal is up for a vote.

Demonetisation and burglaries prompted Metro ‘cashless’ move
Sun, Dec 25, 2016

The Delhi Metro had been mulling a shift to cashless transactions following incidents of burglary at its stations.

At odds throughout, AAP now has kind words for Najeeb Jung: Well-read, good-natured
Fri, Dec 23, 2016

With speculation rife over Jung’s probable successor, AAP leaders waited impatiently for the Centre to name the next L-G.

Casinos in Goa: Political logic in open-and-shut case
Fri, Dec 23, 2016

AAP and Cong want them to shut, the BJP isn’t opposed to them currently. Both bigger parties have taken the opposite line earlier.

Delhi: AAP claims win in polls for mandis
Wed, Dec 14, 2016

BJP and Cong say we didn’t field any candidate, so no truth in AAP claim.

Delhi: AAP set to pit its MLAs against sitting municipal councillors
Tue, Dec 13, 2016

According to sources, the AAP wants to counter an impression among people that it only indulges in mud-slinging.

Refrain in markets: Sales sluggish, business down even a month after demonetisation
Sat, Dec 10, 2016

A few kilometres away, at the garment trading hub in Karol Bagh, where once stacks of cardboard packing material lay strewn, there is now a lull.

Demonetisation effect: Canteen hit, Andhra Bhawan to get card swipe machine
Thu, Dec 08, 2016

For a regular at Andhra Pradesh Bhawan canteen, there is nothing amiss, except the thin crowd during lunch.

AAP spars with Manoj Tiwari over statehood remark
Tue, Dec 06, 2016

In a TV show, Tiwari had said that “a detailed study should be done on full statehood” for the capital.

Makeover Metro
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

With operator-less trains, wider platforms and bigger coaches, Delhi Metro Phase III is taking a new turn

Vote for anyone but BJP: Arvind Kejriwal
Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Kejriwal reiterated his allegations against PM Modi of ‘favouring his friends’ by ‘waiving off their loans’ and helping them stash away black money.

With ‘anti-demonetisation anthem’, AAP hopes to strike a chord with ‘aam aadmi’
Tue, Nov 29, 2016

Aam Admi Party's Delhi unit convenor Dilip Pandey, has scripted and sung what the party is calling its new anti-demonetisation anthem – 'yeh line mein khada hai tu jo aajkal'.

Delhi government nod for first state-funded academy, victory for Garhwali, Kumaoni and Jaunsari
Mon, Nov 21, 2016

The language academies aim to conserve and promote dying languages and dialects.

At Kejriwal-Mamata Azadpur mandi rally, some say they are ‘not affected’ by demonetisation
Fri, Nov 18, 2016

Shankar was backed by his fellow labourers who engaged in heated discussions on how the issue was being 'politicized'.

Roll back or face unrest: Arvind Kejriwal, Mamata Banerjee to Govt
Fri, Nov 18, 2016

Banerjee attacked the Prime Minister and ridiculed the argument that people should use plastic money, saying only 4 per cent of the people in India use cards for transaction.

BJP frustrated at AAP’s rise, playing cheap politics: Poonam Azad
Thu, Nov 17, 2016

Poonam Azad speaks to Indian Express on the road ahead.

Capital’s 324 autos that cannot hit the roads
Wed, Nov 16, 2016

His faith in the AAP, which he had backed, was reinstated. But his happiness was short-lived — three days later, when he went to buy a new auto, the dealer told him the approvals had been scrapped.

Buyers ready, jewellers not: After the gold rush, a slump in sales
Thu, Nov 10, 2016

Tanishq outlets in Delhi’s South Extension and a mall in Saket saw unprecedented sales overnight.