Guidelines in place to monitor play schools: Delhi govt to HC

Guidelines to regulate and monitor the functioning of play schools in Delhi to ensure safety and security of children have been issued by the Lieutenant Governor (LG), Delhi High Court was informed on Wednesday.

Delhi LG announces Rs 5 crore for night shelters

Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung Wednesday announced Rs 5 crore for the upkeep of night shelters for the city`s homeless and also asked the concerned authorities to utilise community halls to accommodate them.

Govt bans plying of e-rickshaws on 236 roads in Delhi

Regularising the movement of e-rickshaws in the national capital, Delhi government on Thursday banned their plying and parking on 236 thoroughfares.

Delhi HC refuses interim stay on order scrapping points system

The Delhi High Court on Monday refused to pass an interim order staying its single judge bench verdict quashing the points system for nursery admission brought in by the Lieutenant Governor (LG) for private unaided schools here.

LG Jung silent on govt formation in Delhi

A day after Delhi BJP expressed eagerness to face fresh elections in the national capital, Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung Monday remained tight-lipped over the future political course in the city.

BJP may get invite to form government in Delhi

Reports said on Friday that the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, Najeeb Jung, has written to the President seeking permission to invite the BJP to form government in Delhi.

Delhi BJP chief meets Lieutenant Governor

Amid reports that his party may attempt to form the government in the national capital, BJP`s Delhi unit president Satish Upadhyay on Friday met Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung at Raj Niwas here.

CP shooting case: HC seeks replies from LG, CP on ex-ACP`s plea

The Delhi High court on Tuesday sought responses from the Lieutenant Governor and the City Police Commissioner on a plea of former ACP S S Rathi, serving life term in the 1997 Connaught Place shooting case, for disbursal of compassionate allowance to him.

Delhi LG meets PM Modi, discusses political situation in capital

Najeeb Jung, the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, on Wednesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the South Block.

AAP moves SC against President`s rule in Delhi

Aam Aadmi Party moved Supreme Court challenging decision to impose President`s rule in Delhi on recommendation of Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung alleging it was to protect Congress` Sheila Dikshit.

PIL in HC against Delhi LG`s power to refer bills to Centre withdrawn

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday said that with the assembly in suspended animation, the plea challenging the constitutionality of the law which gives the Lt Governor the power to refer certain bills to the Centre before they are tabled in the House is of "academic interest" only.

Delhi Lieutenant Governor relaxes rules for admission to nursery

Reviewing order regarding nursery admission in private unaided schools in Delhi, Lieutenant Governor relaxed distance criteria for students from 6 kilometre to eight kilometre.

Lt Gen(Retd)AK Singh sworn in as the new Lt Govern of Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Lt Gen (Retd) AK Singh, on Monday took over as the new Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

Mayor backs Indian American for lieutenant governor`s post

The mayor of the city of Richmond has come out openly in support of an Indian American Democrat who is running for the post of lieutenant governor of the US state of Virginia.

South Delhi Corp refuses parking fee hike

The South Delhi Corporation on Tuesday refused to implement the hike in parking fee approved by the Lieutenant Governor.

Delhi Lieutenant Governor rejects call for removal of DCP Neeraj Kumar

Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna rejected the demand for removal of Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar in the wake of the brutal gang-rape of a paramedic student which has evoked nation-wide outrage.