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GNCTD Bill passed in Rajya Sabha to give more powers to Delhi L-G

GNCTD Bill passed in Rajya Sabha to give more powers to Delhi L-G

During the Rajya Sabha discussion, the Congress, YSRCP, BJD, SP leaders amongst others, staged a walkout from the Upper House. 

Mar 24, 2021, 21:42 PM IST
Delhi High Court grants bail to AAP MLA Somnath Bharti in AIIMS assault case

Delhi High Court grants bail to AAP MLA Somnath Bharti in AIIMS assault case

Earlier in the day, Bharti moved Delhi High Court challenging the sessions court order under which he was sentenced to two years of imprisonment.

Mar 24, 2021, 19:38 PM IST
Whole world is adopting education model of Arvind Kejriwal government, says AAP

Whole world is adopting education model of Arvind Kejriwal government, says AAP

Under the leadership of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the Delhi government has built a revolutionary education model.

Mar 24, 2021, 16:27 PM IST
Facing two years jail, AAP MLA Somnath Bharti moves Delhi HC in AIIMS assault case

Facing two years jail, AAP MLA Somnath Bharti moves Delhi HC in AIIMS assault case

Bharti through his appeal in Delhi HC sought the setting aside of the judgment passed yesterday by the trial court and also sought acquittal from all charges.

Mar 24, 2021, 16:14 PM IST
Delhi government bans Holi, Navratri, Shab-e-Barat gatherings as COVID-19 cases surge

Delhi government bans Holi, Navratri, Shab-e-Barat gatherings as COVID-19 cases surge

Delhi reported 1,101 COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, the highest in over three months.

Mar 23, 2021, 22:18 PM IST
Delhi to get five exclusive 'super premium retail vends' soon

Delhi to get five exclusive 'super premium retail vends' soon

Also, the city is likely to have around three dry days in a year as the GoM has recommended to bring the number of dry days on par with Haryana, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh.

Mar 23, 2021, 21:45 PM IST
AAP MLA Somnath Bharti jailed for 2 years in AIIMS security staff attack case

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti jailed for 2 years in AIIMS security staff attack case

After the pronouncement of the Delhi court order, AAP MLA Somnath Bharti was taken into custody. 

Mar 23, 2021, 19:13 PM IST
AAP seeks support from non-NDA parties to halt GNCTD Bill in Rajya Sabha

AAP seeks support from non-NDA parties to halt GNCTD Bill in Rajya Sabha

The AAP leaders requested opposition members in Rajya Sabha to oppose the Bill which seeks to transfer more power to the Lieutenant Governor.

Mar 23, 2021, 17:04 PM IST
Trouble mounts for Arvind Kejriwal government as Centre passes NCT Bill in Lok Sabha

Trouble mounts for Arvind Kejriwal government as Centre passes NCT Bill in Lok Sabha

According to the Bill, the Delhi government must obtain the opinion of the LG before implementing any policy decision.

Mar 22, 2021, 17:58 PM IST
No government liquor stores in Delhi, announces Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

No government liquor stores in Delhi, announces Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

Sisodia also announced that the legal age to drink in the national capital will now be 21.  

Mar 22, 2021, 17:02 PM IST
Delhi records 823 new COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours, highest single-day spike this year

Delhi records 823 new COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours, highest single-day spike this year

The National Capital recorded more than 800 COVID-19 cases for the second day in a row on Sunday (March 21) as per the Health Department data.

Mar 22, 2021, 08:24 AM IST
BJP, AAP fighting for credit over doorstep ration delivery scheme, says Congress

BJP, AAP fighting for credit over doorstep ration delivery scheme, says Congress

Former City Food and Civil Supplies Minister and Congress leader Haroon Yusuf on Saturday (March 20) said that both the parties are fighting to take the credit for the doorstep ration delivery scheme

Mar 21, 2021, 06:27 AM IST
After 'Jeans' controversy, Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat meets BJP chief JP Nadda

After 'Jeans' controversy, Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat meets BJP chief JP Nadda

Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat on Friday (March 19), on the first day of his visit to the national capital, met BJP chief J P Nadda and party general secretary (organisation) B L Santhosh.

Mar 20, 2021, 08:57 AM IST
NDMC proposes regularisation of illegal constructions in 'co-owned houses' built before 2012

NDMC proposes regularisation of illegal constructions in 'co-owned houses' built before 2012

The standing committee of the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) on Friday (March 19)  proposed to regularise "illegal and extra construction work" done in 'co-owned houses' of a certain

Mar 20, 2021, 07:20 AM IST
'Surgical strike on federal structure': Mamata Banerjee extends support to Arvind Kejriwal over NCT Bill

'Surgical strike on federal structure': Mamata Banerjee extends support to Arvind Kejriwal over NCT Bill

Terming the Bill a surgical strike on the federal structure of the Indian Republic, Banerjee said she stands in full solidarity with Kejriwal in the matter.

Mar 18, 2021, 20:59 PM IST
All of Delhi can get COVID-19 vaccination in 3 months, if eligibility criteria is removed: CM Arvind Kejriwal

All of Delhi can get COVID-19 vaccination in 3 months, if eligibility criteria is removed: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Arvind Kejriwal said, "The system should be decentralised and states should be allowed to vaccinate on war footing, in their own way." 

Mar 18, 2021, 19:49 PM IST
COVID-19 surge in Delhi: Health Minister Satyendra Jain asks people to not be complacent

COVID-19 surge in Delhi: Health Minister Satyendra Jain asks people to not be complacent

Delhi on Wednesday had recorded 536 coronavirus cases, the highest in about two-and-a-half months, while three more persons died from COVID-19 infection, taking the death toll to 10,948.

Mar 18, 2021, 17:20 PM IST
Son slaps mother, woman dies on the spot: Watch DNA's special report with Sudhir Chaudhary

Son slaps mother, woman dies on the spot: Watch DNA's special report with Sudhir Chaudhary

The police has now arrested the 42-year old man.

Mar 17, 2021, 21:59 PM IST
BJP tried to buy AAP MLAs, brought NCT Bill to curtail powers of Delhi govt, accuses Arvind Kejriwal

BJP tried to buy AAP MLAs, brought NCT Bill to curtail powers of Delhi govt, accuses Arvind Kejriwal

Opposing the NCT Bill, Arvind Kejriwal said, "The Centre has brought in a law that says 'Delhi government means Lieutenant Governor'".

Mar 17, 2021, 21:40 PM IST
DDMA issues COVID-19  advisory for people visiting Kumbh Mela starting from April 1

DDMA issues COVID-19 advisory for people visiting Kumbh Mela starting from April 1

In an advisory, the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) has asked people attending the congregation to take extra precautions and follow COVID-19-related instructions issued by authorities. A

Mar 17, 2021, 13:31 PM IST