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Delhi schools to remain closed; more seats for higher education

28 Oct 2020

Delhi schools to remain closed; more seats for higher education

Schools in Delhi will remain shut until further notice, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Wednesday.

Delhi: Students till Class VIII to be promoted without exams

30 Mar 2020

Delhi: Students till Class VIII to be promoted without exams

The Delhi government on Monday announced that government school students till Class VIII will be promoted to the next class without appearing for examinations.

Delhi Cabinet finalized; Kejriwal to not hold any portfolios

17 Feb 2020

Delhi Cabinet finalized; Kejriwal to not hold any portfolios

After Arvind Kejriwal took charge as the Delhi Chief Minister for the third time on Monday, the portfolio allocation for the Cabinet was finalized.

Delhi: Get 10% discount on using Metro-card in DTC buses

18 Oct 2018

Delhi: Get 10% discount on using Metro-card in DTC buses

To encourage the use of public transport among commuters amid rising air pollution levels in Delhi, the Delhi Cabinet today approved a proposal by which one can avail 10% discount on using the Metro card in DTC cluster buses.

Delhi govt approves proposal to establish 15 academies of languages

07 Aug 2018

Delhi govt approves proposal to establish 15 academies of languages

Delhi government approved a proposal today to establish 15 academies of different languages, including international languages, in the national capital.

Delhi Government rebukes PWD: Work on flyovers, 8 hospitals stuck

06 Aug 2018

Delhi Government rebukes PWD: Work on flyovers, 8 hospitals stuck

Work on two flyovers, one bridge and eight government hospitals is stuck because PWD hasn't called for tenders yet, despite getting clearance from the relevant departments.

Delhi: Pay just Rs. 50 to get key government-documents home-delivered

16 Jul 2018

Delhi: Pay just Rs. 50 to get key government-documents home-delivered

Just pay Rs. 50, and get as many as 100 services, such as birth-certificate, caste-certificate, driving-license, ration-card and more delivered to your doorstep.

Delhiites, apply for and get driving license, RC at home

11 Jul 2018

Delhiites, apply for and get driving license, RC at home

Soon, Delhiites will be able to apply for and get driving licenses (DL) and registration certificates (RC) of vehicles right at their homes.

Delhi one step closer to doorstep delivery of documents scheme

04 Jul 2018

Delhi one step closer to doorstep delivery of documents scheme

Delhiites are one step closer to the ambitious doorstep delivery scheme: yesterday, the Delhi Cabinet, chaired by CM Arvind Kejriwal, approved a proposal to hand over execution of the project to the successful bidder, VFS Global Services.

Kejriwal sit-in protest done in illegal manner, alleges NDMC House

19 Jun 2018

Kejriwal sit-in protest done in illegal manner, alleges NDMC House

The House of the BJP-ruled North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) yesterday passed a resolution to "condemn the sit-in" by Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet colleagues at the Lieutenant-Governor's office.

AAP's Satyendar Jain, Manish Sisodia hospitalized on Day-6 of hunger-strike

18 Jun 2018

AAP's Satyendar Jain, Manish Sisodia hospitalized on Day-6 of hunger-strike

Six days after launching an indefinite hunger strike, Delhi Minister Satyendar Jain was rushed to hospital yesterday after his health deteriorated.

Delhi: Metro stations closed, security upped ahead of AAP's march

17 Jun 2018

Delhi: Metro stations closed, security upped ahead of AAP's march

Five stations of the Delhi Metro have been shut down for the day for AAP's planned protest march to PM Narendra Modi's residence.

PM, L-G refuse to intervene as AAP protest enters Day-5

15 Jun 2018

PM, L-G refuse to intervene as AAP protest enters Day-5

The political drama in Delhi shows no signs of ending. The Center and L-G Anil Baijal have continued to remain mum, even as protests by AAP entered Day-5.

Delhi-drama: BJP launches counter-protest as former-veteran Yashwant Sinha joins AAP-battle

14 Jun 2018

Delhi-drama: BJP launches counter-protest as former-veteran Yashwant Sinha joins AAP-battle

The political situation in Delhi turned more dramatic even as AAP leaders' sit-in protest at the L-G's office entered the fourth day.

As sit-in protest enters third-day, Kejriwal trains guns on Modi

13 Jun 2018

As sit-in protest enters third-day, Kejriwal trains guns on Modi

As Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's at the L-G's office entered Day-3, the AAP chief trained his guns on PM Narendra Modi.

Come August, Delhiites will get crucial government-certificates delivered at doorstep

01 Jun 2018

Come August, Delhiites will get crucial government-certificates delivered at doorstep

After months of dilly-dallying, Delhi Government is finally ready to introduce its ambitious "doorstep delivery of key services" by July-end.

Kejriwal calls rejection of doorstep ration delivery scheme 'petty politics'

21 Mar 2018

Kejriwal calls rejection of doorstep ration delivery scheme 'petty politics'

Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal has rejected the Delhi Government's proposal for doorstep delivery of ration, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said and alleged that the "important" measure had fallen victim to "petty politics".

LG rejects AAP's compensation plan to OROP suicide victim's family

10 Mar 2017

LG rejects AAP's compensation plan to OROP suicide victim's family

Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal rejected the decision of the AAP government to provide Rs. 1cr compensation to the family of ex-serviceman Ram Kishen Grewal who committed suicide over the OROP issue last year.

AAP Minister gets bail in sex CD row

08 Nov 2016

AAP Minister gets bail in sex CD row

Former AAP Minister from Delhi, Sandeep Kumar has been granted bail by a Delhi Court in connection with the sex-CD case.

Army veteran's suicide stirs up political storm in Delhi

03 Nov 2016

Army veteran's suicide stirs up political storm in Delhi

Ex-Serviceman Ram Kishan Grewal's alleged suicide in protest over the "One Rank, One Pension" (OROP) issue sparked a political war in Delhi.

Ashutosh: NCW should clear pending issues before starting new ones

09 Sep 2016

Ashutosh: NCW should clear pending issues before starting new ones

AAP leader Ashutosh, who was summoned by the NCW after he controversially defended a rape accused minister met the commission and asked them why no action was taken against PM Modi in the 2009 snooping case.

Ashutosh to meet NCW over controversial comments

08 Sep 2016

Ashutosh to meet NCW over controversial comments

AAP leader Ashutosh has agreed to meet NCW chief Lalitha Kumaramangalam over his controversial defence of a rape accused AAP minister.

NCW summons Ashutosh for defending rape accused

06 Sep 2016

NCW summons Ashutosh for defending rape accused

The National Commission for Women has summoned AAP leader Ashutosh over his controversial video, in which he defended AAP minister Sandeep Kumar, accused of rape.

Woman in AAP video alleges rape, minister held

04 Sep 2016

Woman in AAP video alleges rape, minister held

In a major development, a woman who featured in the objectionable video with AAP minister Sandeep Kumar has alleged that she was raped.

Kejriwal sacks Social Welfare Minister over objectionable video

01 Sep 2016

Kejriwal sacks Social Welfare Minister over objectionable video

After a meeting at the CM's bungalow on Wednesday night, Kejriwal sacked Sandeep Kumar, the youngest minister in his cabinet.