Somnath Bharti moves private resolution against Centre's notification

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti on Tuesday moved a private member resolution at special session of the Delhi Assembly to "ignore" a notification issued by the Centre giving absolute powers to the Lt Governor and called it "unconstitutional" and "invalid".

After stand-off, Arvind Kejriwal meets Jung

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Tuesday for the first time after a stand-off began between the two over postings and transfers of bureaucrats.

Standoff with LG: Arvind Kejriwal calls emergency session of Delhi Assembly
Standoff with LG: Arvind Kejriwal calls emergency session of Delhi Assembly

The Aadmi Aadmi Party (AAP) government called an emergency meeting of the Delhi Assembly on May 26 and 27, reports said on Saturday.

Suicide bid by helpline staffer: BJP writes to Delhi top cop

BJP on Friday urged Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi to investigate the role of Delhi government officials supervising the women's helpline in connection with a case of an alleged suicide attempt by one of its staffers.

BJP's Gupta refuses room allotted for LOP in Delhi Assembly

Accusing the AAP government of throwing "rules to the wind", senior BJP leader Vijender Gupta has refused to accept the room allotted to him in his position as the Delhi Assembly Leader of the Opposition citing space constraints.

BJP's Vijender Gupta appointed Leader of Opposition in Delhi

New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party Rohini legislator Vijender Gupta was on Thursday appointed the leader of opposition in the Delhi assembly, an official statement said.

Started working on Jan Lokpal Bill, tweets Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal
Started working on Jan Lokpal Bill, tweets Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Even as the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) continues to face internal turmoil, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday took to Twitter to announce that he has started working on the Jan Lokpal Bill.

Vacant SC/ST posts to be filled soon: Arvind Kejriwal

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday announced to fill vacant posts reserved for SC/ST category in the government, while paying tribute to BR Ambedkar on the occasion of his 125th birth anniversary.

Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi govt to launch anti-corruption helpline on April 5

Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government will be launching an anti-corruption helpline on April 05 for people to lodge complaints if they are harassed for bribes.

DERC Chairman summoned by Delhi Assembly

Delhi Assembly Speaker today summoned Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) Chairman after MLAs alleged irregularity in power supply and bills in the House.

Two-day session of Delhi Assembly begins today

A two-day Delhi Assembly session will be convened on Tuesday for tabling the vote on account for the first three months of the next financial year even as the "full budget" will be presented in the month of June.

Statues of freedom fighters to be installed in Delhi Assembly

Delhi government will install statues of freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru inside the premises of state Assembly and take steps to include the contribution made by the three martyrs in school curriculum.

AAP govt to involve people in budget-making exercise

In a novel initiative, the AAP government has decided to involve common people in making Delhi's budget for 2015-16 so that financial allocation can be made based on requirement of various areas.

Different languages spice up Delhi assembly oath-taking

The swearing-in ceremony of the Delhi assembly Monday witnessed a colourful mix of languages including Punjabi, Maithli, Urdu, English and even Sanskrit much to the liking of those present in the house.

Will offer Leader of Opposition post to BJP: Delhi speaker

Newly-appointed Delhi assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goyal Monday said the BJP would be offered the Leader of Opposition post.

BJP will not ask for LoP in Delhi Assembly, will consider if offered

The BJP, which has been reduced to three in a house of 70, expects the treasury benches to accord it the status of Leader of Opposition in the Delhi Assembly and would not ask for it.

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Ram Niwas Goel elected Speaker of Delhi Assembly

AAP MLA Ram Niwas Goel was on Monday unanimously elected Speaker of the Delhi Assembly on the first day of the two-day session of the House.

Delhi Assembly begins, Kejriwal and other MLAs take oath
Delhi Assembly begins, Kejriwal and other MLAs take oath

The first session of the new Delhi Assembly began on Monday with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and other MLAs taking oath, almost two weeks after their resounding victory in the polls.

Two-day Delhi Assembly session set to begin Monday

 The newly sworn-in AAP government is looking to initiate discussions on its poll promises, including women's safety and cheaper electricity, in the brief two-day session of the Delhi Assembly which begins from Monday.