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Arvind Kejriwal takes charge as Delhi Chief Minister

Arvind Kejriwal takes charge as Delhi Chief Minister

Arvind Kejriwal on Monday took charge of the CM's office in a grant event at Ramlila Maidan, besides Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia, Satyender Jain, Gopal Rai, Kailash Gehlot, Imran Hussain, and Rajendra

Feb 17, 2020, 12:35 PM IST
5 killed in Delhi's Bhajanpura for Rs 30,000, cost of 1 life Rs 6,000

5 killed in Delhi's Bhajanpura for Rs 30,000, cost of 1 life Rs 6,000

Prabhu committed the gruesome crime as he was unable to return Rs 30,000 that he had borrowed from Shambhu who had been putting pressure on him to pay back the amount. 

Feb 13, 2020, 22:42 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee to attend Arvind Kejriwal’s swearing-in ceremony on February 16

Mamata Banerjee to attend Arvind Kejriwal’s swearing-in ceremony on February 16

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday congratulated Arvind Kejriwal on his victory, saying "People have rejected BJP. Only development will work, CAA, NRC, and NPR will be rejected." 

Feb 12, 2020, 22:43 PM IST
Gargi College molestation incident: PIL filed in Supreme Court for CBI probe

Gargi College molestation incident: PIL filed in Supreme Court for CBI probe

The petition alleged that it was a planned political and criminal conspiracy hatched in the backdrop of the Delhi elections and since February 6, no action has been taken against the accused.

Feb 12, 2020, 21:14 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal writes to LG Anil Baijal staking claim to form government in Delhi; oath ceremony on February 16

Arvind Kejriwal writes to LG Anil Baijal staking claim to form government in Delhi; oath ceremony on February 16

In the previous term of the AAP government, the Kejriwal cabinet had Manish Sisodia, Satyendar Jain, Gopal Rai, Imran Hussain, Rajendra Pal Gautam and Kailash Gahlot besides Chief Minister Arvind

Feb 12, 2020, 20:19 PM IST
Delhi election result 2020: AAP wins 9 seats of South Delhi Lok Sabha constituency; BJP gets Badarpur

Delhi election result 2020: AAP wins 9 seats of South Delhi Lok Sabha constituency; BJP gets Badarpur

South Delhi Lok Sabha seat has 10 Assembly constituencies - Bijwasan, Palam, Mehrauli, Chhatarpur, Deoli, Ambedkar Nagar, Sangam Vihar, Kalkaji, Tughlakabad, and Badarpur. Of these assembly seats,

Feb 11, 2020, 22:03 PM IST
Delhi election result 2020: AAP wins Adarsh Nagar, Shalimar Bagh, Shakur Basti, Tri Nagar, Wazirpur, Model Town, Sadar Bazar, Chandni Chowk, Matia Mahal, Ballimaran seats of Chandini Chowk Lok Sabha constituency

Delhi election result 2020: AAP wins Adarsh Nagar, Shalimar Bagh, Shakur Basti, Tri Nagar, Wazirpur, Model Town, Sadar Bazar, Chandni Chowk, Matia Mahal, Ballimaran seats of Chandini Chowk Lok Sabha constituency

In Chandini Chowk Lok Sabha constituency, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) managed to win all the Assembly seats including Adarsh Nagar, Shalimar Bagh, Shakur Basti, Tri Nagar, Wazirpur, Model Town, Sadar Bazar

Feb 11, 2020, 21:57 PM IST
CBI vs CBI: Rakesh Asthana gets clean chit

CBI vs CBI: Rakesh Asthana gets clean chit

The case against Asthana was lodged after Hyderabad-based businessman Sana in his complaint to the CBI had alleged that he paid a bribe of Rs 2 crore to Asthana so that he could be spared of any

Feb 11, 2020, 20:47 PM IST
Delhi election result 2020: AAP wins New Delhi, Karol Bagh, Patel Nagar, Moti Nagar, Delhi Cantonment, Rajinder Nagar, Kasturba Nagar, Malviya Nagar, RK Puram, Greater Kailash

Delhi election result 2020: AAP wins New Delhi, Karol Bagh, Patel Nagar, Moti Nagar, Delhi Cantonment, Rajinder Nagar, Kasturba Nagar, Malviya Nagar, RK Puram, Greater Kailash

All the 10 Assembly seats under the New Delhi Lok Sabha constituency voted in favour of the ruling Aam Aadmi Party. 

Feb 11, 2020, 20:00 PM IST
Facebook to provide digital literacy training to 1 lakh women in seven Indian states

Facebook to provide digital literacy training to 1 lakh women in seven Indian states

The training program has been designed with a focus on digital literacy and citizenship, addressing issues around privacy, safety, and misinformation.

Feb 11, 2020, 19:41 PM IST
Supreme Court to set up bench to hear plea for construction of underpass at Pragati Maidan

Supreme Court to set up bench to hear plea for construction of underpass at Pragati Maidan

A bench comprising justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupta had been hearing a PIL filed by environmentalist M C Mehta on the issue of rising pollution.  

Feb 11, 2020, 19:04 PM IST
India's electricity demand rises 3.52% in January after five months of decline

India's electricity demand rises 3.52% in January after five months of decline

January demand for electricity rose to 105.29 billion units from 101.71 billion units a year earlier, data from the Central Electricity Authority showed.  

Feb 11, 2020, 17:56 PM IST
Muzaffarpur shelter home case: 11 convicts get life imprisonment

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: 11 convicts get life imprisonment

The court had on March 20, 2019, framed charges against the accused of offenses of criminal conspiracy to commit rape and penetrative sexual assault against minors.

Feb 11, 2020, 17:42 PM IST
People have proved that Arvind Kejriwal is the son of every house in Delhi: Sanjay Singh

People have proved that Arvind Kejriwal is the son of every house in Delhi: Sanjay Singh

Singh said that the BJP used "all its power, hate, money and energy in Delhi, but the people gave the mandate to its son", referring to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

Feb 11, 2020, 15:26 PM IST
Muzaffarpur home case: Brajesh Thakur jailed for life

Muzaffarpur home case: Brajesh Thakur jailed for life

He was also found guilty under Section 6 and 17 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and Section 75 of the Juvenile Justice Act.

Feb 11, 2020, 15:13 PM IST
Delhi court directs Crime Branch to file report in 15 days on plaint against Anurag Thakur, Pravesh Verma

Delhi court directs Crime Branch to file report in 15 days on plaint against Anurag Thakur, Pravesh Verma

The court was hearing a plea filed by Brinda Karat, Member of the Polit Bureau of the CPI(M) and KM Tewari, secretary of Delhi State Committee of CPI(M) in the matter.

Feb 11, 2020, 14:45 PM IST
High Court notice to Centre, Delhi govt on injured Jamia student

High Court notice to Centre, Delhi govt on injured Jamia student

Protests against the newly-enacted Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) had turned violent on December 15 near Delhi`s Jamia Nagar

Feb 11, 2020, 13:52 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal's freebies- Key factors behind AAP's big win in Delhi Assembly election 2020

Arvind Kejriwal's freebies- Key factors behind AAP's big win in Delhi Assembly election 2020

The AAP workers started celebrations at its Delhi office ahead of the announcement of final results for the 70-member Assembly seats. 

Feb 11, 2020, 13:43 PM IST
People's mandate is against us, we accept it; we have resolved to strengthen and rebuild party: Congress on Delhi polls results

People's mandate is against us, we accept it; we have resolved to strengthen and rebuild party: Congress on Delhi polls results

People's mandate is against us, we accept it; we have resolved to strengthen and rebuild party: Congress on Delhi polls results

Feb 11, 2020, 13:35 PM IST
AAP workers celebrate victory in Delhi Assembly election 2020

AAP workers celebrate victory in Delhi Assembly election 2020

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has maintained a solid lead of 8000 votes in his New Delhi constituency against his rival candidate Sunil Yadav since early trends started coming in. 

Feb 11, 2020, 12:34 PM IST