Mukesh Sharma

FTII row: Talks fail to break deadlock; next meeting on Oct 6

With FTII students sticking to their demand for removal of TV actor Gajendra Chauhan as the institute's chairman, a second round of talks here on Thursday between the striking students and I & B Ministry officials failed to break the deadlock but the two sides agreed to meet again in New Delhi on October 6.

Oct 01, 2015, 18:48 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi's standards very high at world level: BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao on Saturday said that people all around the world are praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his leadership abilities and added that the latter's standard was very high at world level.

Jan 10, 2015, 09:53 AM IST

Congress declares first list of candidates for Delhi polls

Breaking with past practice, Congress on Thursday released its first list of 24 candidates for Delhi Assembly polls repeating all its eight MLAs and 12 others who were runner-ups in the 2013 Assembly election in which the party had suffered a setback.

Jan 01, 2015, 16:15 PM IST

Jagdish Tytler, Sajjan Kumar to campaign in Delhi, Congress denies

Congress leaders on Wednesday dismissed reports which claimed that party vice president Rahul Gandhi had included controversial leaders Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar in his team for the Delhi pol

Nov 05, 2014, 16:06 PM IST

Lt Governor Najeeb Jung meets Delhi BJP leaders

Lt Governor Najeeb Jung met Delhi BJP leaders as part of the day-long consultations with the three principal parties over government formation in Delhi.

Nov 03, 2014, 15:51 PM IST

`Congress will never support BJP in forming govt in Delhi`

Rebuffing all reports stating that the BJP may form government in Delhi with support from the Congress MLAs, the party`s senior leaders Harun Yoosuf and Mukesh Sharma on Wednesday said that their MLAs will never extend support to the former.

Jul 16, 2014, 18:17 PM IST

Congress will continue to protest against NDA govt`s `anti-poor` Rail Budget: Mukesh Sharma

Even after Delhi Police lodged an FIR against him, the state party unit chief Mukesh Sharma on Tuesday said that the party will continue to protest against the NDA government`s poor Rail Budget.

Jul 09, 2014, 00:11 AM IST

Declare water emergency, deploy more water tankers: Cong

Congress on Wednesday demanded Delhi Jal Board to declare "water emergency" and immediately deploy 500 more water tankers in the wake of acute shortage of water in various parts of the city.

Jun 17, 2014, 21:58 PM IST

Won`t support AAP again in Delhi, ready for election: Congress

Delhi Congress on Sunday said it will prefer fresh election in the city to supporting the Aam Aadmi Party again to form a government as favoured by a section of AAP MLAs following the drubbing in the Lok Sabha polls.

May 18, 2014, 15:04 PM IST

AAP `seasonal crop`, will be wiped out in LS polls: Congress

Aam Aadmi Party was a "seasonal crop" which would be wiped out in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, Delhi Congress Monday said even as it alleged that people were "frustrated with the lies spread by AAP".

Mar 10, 2014, 22:36 PM IST

Delhi Congress leader wants referendum on support to AAP

While major political parties continue to criticise the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) led by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who yesterday ended a 33-hour dramatic street protest demanding action against five policemen, a well known Congress leader on Wednesday called for a referendum on his party`s support to the latter`s three-week old government.

Jan 22, 2014, 15:55 PM IST

Kejriwal out to destroy democratic principles: Cong MLA

Congress on Friday slammed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener Arvind Kejriwal over his claims of getting the Janlokpal Bill passed if voted to power in Delhi, saying he had not only insulted the Constitution, but also lowered the dignity of the state Assembly.

Nov 15, 2013, 19:53 PM IST

Need CBI probe into misuse of RTI for personal gain: Congress

Alleging that the Right to Information Act was often misused for settling scores with government officials, Congress MLA Mukesh Sharma on Thursday demanded a CBI probe into such cases.

Oct 11, 2013, 01:00 AM IST

Will fight polls on basis of work done in last 15 yrs: Sheila Dikshit

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Saturday said her party will contest the December Assembly polls based on the achievements of her government and the growth witnessed in the city in the 15 years she has been in power.

Oct 05, 2013, 23:42 PM IST

Artist uses Computer Junk for artwork

Contemporary artist Mukesh Sharma has fashioned obsolete keyboards, monitors and other junked computer parts into modern artworks in a new show, a commentary on the hazards of technological redundancy.

Jul 26, 2013, 14:02 PM IST

Sheila Dikshit shown black flags at Congress rally

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was on Sunday shown black flags by a group of protesters allegedly belonging to BJP at a rally in west Delhi on Sunday afternoon.

Mar 03, 2013, 21:08 PM IST

Ranji Trophy: Himachal recover after bad start against Goa

A 154-run fifth-wicket partnership between Amit Kumar and Mukesh Sharma helped Himachal Pradesh post 210 for 5 against Goa on the opening day of the Group C Ranji match here today.

Dec 15, 2012, 22:35 PM IST

Delhi to have Haj house: Sharma

Delhi government will build a Haj house, bigger than the one at Mumbai and equipped with all modern facilities, at Dwarka, Parliamentary Secretary to Chief Minister and CLP Spokesperson Mukesh Sharma said here on Saturday.

Oct 27, 2012, 21:43 PM IST