Delhi Assembly

Stalking non-bailable offence, death for child rapists – Delhi Assembly adopts resolution

Stalking non-bailable offence, death for child rapists – Delhi Assembly adopts resolution

The resolution was moved by Aam Aadmi Party member Alka Lamba.

Mar 27, 2018, 19:53 PM IST
How can female teacher sexually harass: Principal's defence over Delhi student suicide

How can female teacher sexually harass: Principal's defence over Delhi student suicide

The principal also defended the school saying the guardians of the girl did not attend her parent-teacher meetings.

Mar 22, 2018, 12:24 PM IST
Manish Sisodia orders probe into the suicide of Class 9 student, to table report in House

Manish Sisodia orders probe into the suicide of Class 9 student, to table report in House

Ordering a departmental inquiry, Sisodia said the student committed suicide on Tuesday allegedly due to academic pressure. He said the FIR quoted the girl's parents as alleging that the student was molested.

Mar 21, 2018, 17:56 PM IST
Sealing row: Delhi Assembly urges Centre to take prompt action, CM warns of hunger strike

Sealing row: Delhi Assembly urges Centre to take prompt action, CM warns of hunger strike

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal sought an embargo on the sealing drive to provide relief to the city traders. He once again declared that if the drive did not stop by March 31, he will go on strike with the traders.

Mar 17, 2018, 08:15 AM IST
Delhi Assembly's budget session begins today, fireworks likely over sealing issue

Delhi Assembly's budget session begins today, fireworks likely over sealing issue

The Budget Session of the Delhi Legislative Assembly will begin from Friday. The budget session will conclude on March 28.

Mar 16, 2018, 06:53 AM IST
Will attend meeting if you ensure we are not beaten or abused: Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash writes to CM Arvind Kejriwal

Will attend meeting if you ensure we are not beaten or abused: Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash writes to CM Arvind Kejriwal

Officials would atend under the assumption that Kejriwal would ensure they come to no harm, the letter read.

Feb 27, 2018, 14:32 PM IST
4 AAP MLAs booked for assaulting Leader of Opposition Vijender Gupta, BJP mayors

4 AAP MLAs booked for assaulting Leader of Opposition Vijender Gupta, BJP mayors

Four AAP MLAs were booked for allegedly assaulting Leader of Opposition in Delhi Assembly Vijender Gupta, two city mayors and others at the residence of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal here.

Feb 02, 2018, 10:43 AM IST
Tipu Sultan's portrait won't be removed from Delhi Assembly: Speaker

Tipu Sultan's portrait won't be removed from Delhi Assembly: Speaker

Amid BJP's opposition to putting up of Tipu Sultan's portrait in the Delhi Assembly, Speaker Ram Niwas Goel on Wednesday said it wouldn't be removed "at any cost".

Jan 31, 2018, 19:10 PM IST

Vantage Point: Absurd to target AAP MLAs on 'office of profit' while moneybags ride to Rajya Sabha

The bigger problem in India is high-level political corruption, not minor nitpicking that stops first-time MLAs on the tracks.

Jan 23, 2018, 18:31 PM IST
Setback to Arvind Kejriwal as President approves disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs of Delhi Assembly

Setback to Arvind Kejriwal as President approves disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs of Delhi Assembly

In its opinion sent to President, the EC had said that AAP MLAs, by occupying the post of parliamentary secretaries had held offices of profit and were liable to be disqualified.

Jan 21, 2018, 15:40 PM IST
Kapil Mishra, Manjinder Sirsa marshalled out of Delhi Assembly

Kapil Mishra, Manjinder Sirsa marshalled out of Delhi Assembly

Rebel AAP MLA Kapil Mishra and BJP MLA Manjinder Sirsa were marshalled out of Delhi Assembly on Tuesday.

Jan 16, 2018, 15:05 PM IST

Will approach SC against AAP government over cess non-utilisation: BJP

Accusing Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of misleading the public over pollution in the NCR, the BJP on Friday said it will approach the Supreme Court over non-utilisation of green cess by the AAP government and thus "violating" court order.

Nov 17, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
Delhi Assembly passes resolution against Metro fare hike

Delhi Assembly passes resolution against Metro fare hike

The Delhi Assembly on Monday passed a resolution against the proposed Metro fare hike.

Oct 09, 2017, 17:28 PM IST

AAP, BJP clash in Delhi Assembly over mohalla clinics issue

 The AAP and the BJP on Thursday traded charges in the Delhi Assembly over the issue of delay in setting up more mohalla clinics, a pet project of Arvind Kejriwal Government, with the ruling party accusing the BJP of creating hurdles in implementation of the health care project.

Aug 10, 2017, 19:50 PM IST

Delhi assembly's Monsoon Session to begin on Tuesday

The AAP government had increased minimum wages for unskilled, semi-skilled, and skilled workers by 37 per cent in March.

Aug 06, 2017, 23:32 PM IST

Vote according to conscience, Arvind Kejriwal tells MLAs

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said MLAs should vote in the presidential poll according to their conscience.

Jul 17, 2017, 14:43 PM IST

Arrogance of AAP government to blame for violence in Delhi Assembly: BJP

The BJP on Wednesday attacked the Delhi government, saying the arrogance of Delhi government and AAP was responsible for the violence and anarchy in the Delhi Assembly after two men created ruckus in the assembly alleging corruption and shouted slogans against Health Minister Satyendar Jain.

Jun 28, 2017, 23:38 PM IST

BJP slams AAP over ruckus in Delhi Assembly, demands probe

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday slammed the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) over the alleged thrashing of two men in the Delhi Assembly by some of the ruling party MLAs for throwing paper missiles in the House and demanded a thorough probe into it by a fact-finding committee.

Jun 28, 2017, 21:33 PM IST
Paper missile hurled at Satyendar Jain inside Delhi Assembly, AAP MLAs thrash two youths

Paper missile hurled at Satyendar Jain inside Delhi Assembly, AAP MLAs thrash two youths

The Delhi Assembly witnessed unruly scenes on Wednesday after one of the visitors hurled a paper missile at Delhi Minister Satyendar Jain from the gallery during the ongoing Assembly session.

Jun 28, 2017, 15:13 PM IST