Manish Sisodia: AAP comfortable with new Delhi LG; will win Punjab, Goa.
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Manish Sisodia: AAP comfortable with new Delhi LG; will win Punjab, Goa.

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia called the new Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal a “positive man.” Sisosdia also predicted that AAP will make a clean sweep in the Punjab Assembly election and will also win the Goa polls. The AAP is “comfortable” with Delhi’s new Lt Governor Anil Baijal and is also confident of […]

70 BJP Councillors Detained Outside Arvind Kejriwal's Residence.
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70 BJP Councillors Detained Outside Arvind Kejriwal’s Residence.

NEW DELHI:  Police on Friday detained around 70 BJP councillors from outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s residence while staging a protest. A BJP leader told IANS earlier that 120 councillors were arrested. “We detained the protesters but let them go after half hour. No arrests were made,” Deputy Commissioner of Police Madhur Verma told […]

CBI Files Chargesheet Against Arvind Kejriwal's Former Principal Secretary
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CBI Files Chargesheet Against Arvind Kejriwal’s Former Principal Secretary

NEW DELHI: CBI has filed chargesheet against suspended IAS officer Rajendra Kumar, the then Principal Secretary to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, in connection with alleged graft case against him. The 1989-batch IAS officer has been charged for alleged criminal conspiracy, cheating and forgery under Indian Penal Code besides provisions of Prevention of Corruption Act […]

Protests against the move have been held in the capital, Delhi
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India rupee ban: Sporadic ‘day of rage’ protests against cash ban

Several thousand people have demonstrated in a number of Indian cities against the government’s ban on two major currency notes. Earlier this month, the 500 and 1,000 rupee notes were banned overnight, causing chaos as people lined up at banks to exchange their old currency. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has defended the decision saying it […]

As AAP gets back to work, minister says party workers will monitor hospitals
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As AAP gets back to work, minister says party workers will monitor hospitals

In his first speech as Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday urged police to arrest and punish anyone who sports an AAP cap and engages in “hooliganism”. He said he was told that this had happened at public hospitals during the previous AAP government’s 49-day tenure. A day later, Health Minister Satyendra Jain told Newsline […]

Arvind Kejriwal: PM Narendra Modi government has lost connect with people
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Arvind Kejriwal: PM Narendra Modi government has lost connect with people

“I am very sad that FM (Finance Minister) has plainly refused to even review and consider rollback,” the Delhi Chief Minister said in a tweet. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said that the Central government’s decision not to roll back the demonetisation move showed that it has lost its connect with the people. […]

As AAP gets back to work, minister says party workers will monitor hospitals
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As AAP gets back to work, minister says party workers will monitor hospitals

Earlier, AAP had promised of 40,000 new emergency beds and 5,000 maternity beds. In his first speech as Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday urged police to arrest and punish anyone who sports an AAP cap and engages in “hooliganism”. He said he was told that this had happened at public hospitals during the previous […]

Lieutenant Governor Dissolves Delhi Waqf Board, Wants Central Probe Into Graft
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Lieutenant Governor Dissolves Delhi Waqf Board, Wants Central Probe Into Graft

NEW DELHI: Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung today dissolved the Delhi Waqf Board, which was “superseded” by the Arvind Kejriwal government last year, after two of its members resigned alleging corruption and referred the matter to CBI for a probe, setting the stage for another round of confrontation between the AAP dispensation and the Centre. The […]

Arvind Kejriwal Released, Says PM Modi 'Lied' About OROP Implementation
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Arvind Kejriwal Released, Says PM Modi ‘Lied’ About OROP Implementation

NEW DELHI:  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who was detained by the police after he tried to meet the relatives of army veteran RK Grewal, who had committed suicide allegedly over an insufficient pension, was released close to midnight on Wednesday.                             […]

Fresh trouble for Amanatullah Khan, FIR filed against AAP MLA, supporters on assault charges
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Fresh trouble for Amanatullah Khan, FIR filed against AAP MLA, supporters on assault charges

New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Wednesday lodged a FIR against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Amanatullah Khan and his supporters for allegedly assaulting a person. In the FIR, the complainant accused the AAP MLA and his supporters of attacking him on the intervening night of October 16-17th. Amanatullah Khan, an AAP’s Okhla MLA, has been booked under sections […]