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Give passport to India-born Tibetans who meet criteria, rules HC

The Delhi High Court on Thursday said that nationality of Tibetans born in India between 1950 to 1987 cannot be questioned under the Citizenship Act and directed the government to treat all Tibetans who meet the criteria of being Indian citizens by birth, as Indians and to issue them passports.

AIIMS appreciates security guards who stopped Somnath Bharti

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) will issue certificate of appreciation to its security officials and engineers for showing courage and filing an FIR against AAP legislator Somnath Bharti for damaging a fence at the hospital premises here and misbehaving with guards.

Central minister, politician running sex racket in Delhi: DCW chief

Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal on Thursday said a prostitution racket at GB Road in the national capital's red light area was operating under the protection of a central minister and a senior leader of a national political party.

Two AAP MLAs, Somnath Bharti and Amanatullah Khan, get bail; Arvind Kejriwal targets Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Two AAP MLAs, Somnath Bharti and Amanatullah Khan, get bail; Arvind Kejriwal targets Prime Minister Narendra Modi

AAP legislators Somnath Bharti and Amanatullah Khan on Thursday got bail from two different courts.

Arvind Kejriwal won't be probed in DCW case as of now: ACB chief

Hours after Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reacted sharply after an FIR was registered against him in connection with the "irregularities" in the functioning of the DCW, the ACB said it won't probe the case against him for now as his name "doesn't figure in the inquiry report".

Delhi LG-AAP standoff: Najeeb Jung declares appointment of Krishna Saini as DERC chairperson 'void'
Delhi LG-AAP standoff: Najeeb Jung declares appointment of Krishna Saini as DERC chairperson 'void'

Appointment of Krishna Saini as Chairperson of Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) was declared as 'void' on Wednesday.

AAP women MLAs to meet Rajnath, Jung over crimes against women

Women legislators of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung and Delhi Police Commissioner Alok Kumar Verma soon over what they said were "increasing cases of crime against women" in the national capital.

'False' case filed against me: DCW chief Maliwal

A combative Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal on Tuesday dubbed the case filed against her as "false" and said that it's a conspiracy by few people who don't like "questions being asked by us".

India won't be cowed down by such attacks: Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday denounced the terrorist killing of 17 soldiers in Jammu and Kashmir and said "India cannot be cowed down by such attacks".

Chikungunya toll climbs to 11 in Delhi, AIIMS confirms one case
Chikungunya toll climbs to 11 in Delhi, AIIMS confirms one case

Five more deaths from chikungunya complications were reported on Wednesday at a private hospital in Delhi, while AIIMS confirmed one suspected case.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal undergoes surgery for persistent cough problem

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday underwent a surgery for persistent cough that has troubled him for over 40 years, the hospital here where he is being treated said.

Rise above politics to fight vector-borne diseases: Delhi LG

Delhi Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung on Wednesday appealed to the people to rise above considerations of politics and fight chikungunya and dengue diseases unitedly.

JNU rape: Arrested PhD researcher sent to judicial custody

A Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) doctoral researcher arrested here on charge of raping a 26-year-old woman on the pretext of marriage was remanded in 14-day judicial custody by a local court, police sources said on Wednesday.

Politically motivated cases being fostered against AAP MLAs: Kejriwal to NCW
Politically motivated cases being fostered against AAP MLAs: Kejriwal to NCW

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday wrote to National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Lalita Kumarmangalam alleging that "politically motivated" cases are being "fostered" against his party's legislators.

Aam Aadmi Party's Satyendra Jain misbehaves with media when questioned over chikungunya outbreak
Aam Aadmi Party's Satyendra Jain misbehaves with media when questioned over chikungunya outbreak

Chikungunya is taking its toll in Delhi, with at least four deaths due to the vector-borne disease reported in the last two days.

AAP suspends MLA Devinder Sehrawat

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday suspended Delhi legislator Devinder Sehrawat from the party for "anti-party activities".

Kejriwal to leave for Bengaluru Tuesday for throat surgery

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will leave for Bengaluru on Tuesday to undergo throat surgery for his persistent cough, an official said.

AAP refuses to accept MLA Amanatullah Khan's resignation, slams 'Modi police'

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday refused to accept the resignation of its legislator Amanatullah Khan and slammed the "Modi Police" for registering an FIR against Khan who they said was being "framed" for exposing corruption in the Delhi Waqf Board.

HC judgment on parliamentary secretaries confirms AAP anarchy: BJP

The BJP said on Thursday that the Delhi High Court's order quashing the appointment of 21 parliamentary secretaries was a confirmation of the "anarchic behaviour" of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and demanded the resignations of the AAP legislators concerned.

No parliamentary secretary in Delhi now, says AAP

The AAP on Thursday said there are no parliamentary secretaries in Delhi following the Delhi High Court's order quashing their appointments.

Online cab service provider Uber launches new driver app features for road safety

Online cab service provider Uber on Thursday announced new features in its driver's app which are aimed at predicting, preventing and reducing the number of crashes on the road.

Court rejects plea against Kejriwal, others over poll promises

A court here on Wednesday dismissed a plea seeking order to lodge an FIR against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Aam Aadmi Party leaders for failure to deliver on their election promises, terming it as a "publicity stunt".

AAP MLA Devinder Sehrawat mentally ill: Father in letter to Arvind Kejriwal

Two days after AAP MLA Devinder Sehrawat alleged party leaders in Punjab were "exploiting" women in return for tickets to fight Assembly polls, a letter from his father to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday surfaced on social media in which he said his son had in past suffered a "nervous breakdown" and is "mentally ill".

AAP accuses BJP's Vijay Goel of influencing civic body for tax exemption

The AAP on Tuesday accused BJP leader Vijay Goel of using his "post and clout" to get exemption on property tax and other charges on a heritage building he bought in old Delhi and demanded his resignation as Union Sports Minister and from Parliament.

Delhi Police begins probe in Sandeep Kumar CD case
Delhi Police begins probe in Sandeep Kumar CD case

Delhi Police Crime Branch today started a probe in the "objectionable" CD episode which led to sacking of AAP minister Sandeep Kumar, within hours of a BJP delegation meeting Commissioner Alok Kumar in this regard.

Arvind Kejriwal wants professionals to handle govt projectss

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday batted for engagement of professionals in handling government's various projects while advocating a public debate on whether country should be run by professionals or bureaucrats.

Heavy rain causes waterlogging, traffic snarls in Delhi

Heavy rain on Wednesday morning caused waterlogging and traffic snarls in many areas of the national capital.

Nationalism debate, sedition row to top ABVP agenda for DU polls

The nationalism debate, sedition row at JNU and events like "eulogizing Yakub Menon" at Hyderabad Central University will be highlighted by RSS' student wing ABVP in its campaign for the upcoming Delhi University Student Union polls.

Delhi Police officials to get salary hike? Know what High Court said to Arvind Kejriwal government
Delhi Police officials to get salary hike? Know what High Court said to Arvind Kejriwal government

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed the Delhi Government to consider enhancing the salary of the Delhi Police officials to make it at par with the Chandigarh Police.

Delhi court asks Kejriwal to appear on December 24

A court here on Wednesday asked Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to appear before it on December 24 on a complaint filed against him for allegedly giving "misleading information" in his poll affidavit ahead of the 2013 assembly elections.