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Ashish Joshi – The man behind CBI raid at Arvind Kejriwal's secretary's office

After coming to power, the Aam Aadmi Party government had handpicked Ashish Joshi to be a member secretary of the Delhi Dialogue Commission.

Dec 16, 2015, 08:58 AM IST

Delhi: Contest seeks ideas from public for cleaner environment

The competition is focused on improving air and water quality in the capital by inviting innovative ideas from citizens, civic leaders, academics, corporations, and other institutions across India.

Dec 01, 2015, 19:45 PM IST

Delhi's rights charter to empower women's body

A draft bill on a Charter of Women`s Rights has been prepared to give additional powers to the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW), the Delhi Dialogue Commission (DDC) said on Wednesday.

Aug 05, 2015, 22:41 PM IST

DDC releases draft Charter of Women's Rights Bill for public consultation

The Delhi Dialogue Commission (DDC), an advisory body to AAP Government on Wednesday released for public consultation the draft Charter of Women's Rights Bill, 2015, which seeks to ensure enforcement of fundamental rights of women and their safety.

Aug 05, 2015, 18:55 PM IST

Is Delhi Dialogue Commission's new office a 'ghost bungalow'?

Its swanky new facade, fancy decor and white-washed walls hardly betray that 33 Shamnath Marg, Delhi Dialogue Commission's (DDC) new address, has the scary moniker of a 'ghost bungalow'.

Jul 19, 2015, 11:48 AM IST

AAP leader Ashish Khetan claims 'cabinet' status, Delhi govt denies

Hours after ruling Aam Aadmi Party leader Ashish Khetan claimed having been granted the status of a cabinet minister, the Delhi government denied it.

Jul 17, 2015, 17:36 PM IST

Delhi LG Najeeb Jung briefs MHA about row with CM Arvind Kejriwal

Amid a row over appointment of Delhi's Acting Chief Secretary, Lt Governor Najeeb Jung has briefed the Home Ministry, which is directly responsible for the capital's administration, even as Union Home Secretary LC Goyal said his ministry has nothing to do with the issue.

May 16, 2015, 21:45 PM IST

Should elected CM have no say in selection? asks Arvind Kejriwal on Twitter

As the tussle between between lieutenant-governor Najeeb Jung and Arvind Kejriwal grew over appointment of Shakuntala Gamlin as the acting state Chief Secretary, the CM asked Delhiites whether he should be given a free hand to choose his team of officers or not.

May 16, 2015, 21:24 PM IST

Work 'within Constitution', angry Arvind Kejriwal tells LG Jung

In a scathing diatribe against Lt Governor Najeeb Jung, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday asked him to review his "questionable" decision to appoint Shakuntala Gamlin as acting Chief Secretary of Delhi and work within the "confines" of the Constitution.

May 16, 2015, 21:01 PM IST

Chief Secy appointment row: Delhi LG responds to Kejriwal's letter, says he's conscious of his duties

In a scathing attack on Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over the row over appointment of Shakuntala Gamlin as the acting state Chief Secretary, Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung said on Saturday that he is fully conscious of his duties.

May 16, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

Ashish Joshi writes letter to Delhi govt over his removal from DDC secretary's post

Ashish Joshi, who was removed from Delhi Dialogue Commission as member-secretary for allegedly smoking cigar within office premises has wrrote an letter to Delhi govt.

May 11, 2015, 12:48 PM IST

Delhi govt removes DDC secretary Ashish Joshi

Delhi Dialogue Commission Former Member Secretary Ashish Joshi refuted allegations after Arvind Kejriwal led Delhi government removed his from the board for allegedly 'smoking cigars and chewing to

May 10, 2015, 15:16 PM IST

Delhi Govt refutes Joshi charges

The Aam Aadmi Party government on Saturday refuted the charges levelled by former Delhi Dialogue Commission (DDC) member-secretary Ashish Joshi, and alleged that the officer has been running a "systematic vilification campaign" against it.

May 10, 2015, 00:44 AM IST

I just smoke cigar, what about those who suck others' blood: Ashish Joshi on his removal from DDC

Former secretary of DDC, Ashish Joshi, who was removed from Delhi Dialogue Commission for allegedly smoking cigar within office premises on Saturday said that he only smoke cigar, unlike those who suck blood of others.

May 09, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

Delhi to get 1,000 Wi-Fi hotspots by Feb next year

The Aam Aadmi Party government on Monday said that it would provide 1,000 Wi-Fi hotspots by February next year across the national capital.

Apr 27, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

BJP asks Delhi L-G to probe AAP govt's Delhi Dialogue Commission

Accusing the AAP government of indulging in "political corruption", Delhi BJP on Friday demanded Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to initiate an enquiry into the working of Delhi Dialogue Commission.

Apr 17, 2015, 23:15 PM IST

DDC expresses concern about solid waste management

The Delhi Dialogue Commission (DDC) on Thursday expressed concern on the issue of solid waste management (SWM) at a day-long conference held at the Delhi Secretariat.

Apr 02, 2015, 22:40 PM IST

AAP seeks athletes' views to boost Delhi's sports culture

Aiming to give a boost to sports culture in the national capital, an advisory body of AAP government on Thursday met sports persons and experts in the field to discuss ways to improve sports facilities in the city.

Mar 26, 2015, 22:43 PM IST

Delhi Dialogue Commission forms 20 task-force groups to push realisation of AAP promises

The Delhi Dialogue Commission (DDC), an advisory body for the city government, on Monday decided to form 20 task-force groups on various issues like women's security, water, electricity, pollution and unauthorised colonies, among others.

Mar 02, 2015, 21:48 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi Dialogue Commission formed to implement poll promises

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government on Friday announced the formation of Delhi Dialogue Commission under the leadership of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

Feb 27, 2015, 13:20 PM IST