Articles about AAP MLAs

Punjab MLAs to get pension for only one term: CM

25 Mar 2022

Politics
Punjab MLAs to get pension for only one term: CM

Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann announced on Friday all MLAs and ex-MLAs in the state will receive pensions for only one term, regardless of how many times they are elected.

Ten AAP MLAs sworn in as ministers in Punjab cabinet

19 Mar 2022

Politics
Ten AAP MLAs sworn in as ministers in Punjab cabinet

Ten MLAs of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) took oath as cabinet ministers in the newly-elected Punjab government induction ceremony on Saturday.

Goa: Pramod Sawant resigns, suspense over CM post continues

12 Mar 2022

Politics
Goa: Pramod Sawant resigns, suspense over CM post continues

BJP leader and Goa CM Pramod Sawant tendered his resignation to Governor PS Sreedharan Pillai at Raj Bhawan Saturday as the party prepared to form the government for a third consecutive time in the state.

Bhagwant Mann to take oath as CM on March 16

12 Mar 2022

Politics
Bhagwant Mann to take oath as CM on March 16

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Bhagwant Mann is set to take oath as Punjab's Chief Minister on March 16 at Khatkar Kalan, freedom fighter Bhagat Singh's native village near Nawanshahar.

Arvind Kejriwal tears copies of farm laws in Delhi Assembly

17 Dec 2020

India
Arvind Kejriwal tears copies of farm laws in Delhi Assembly

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday tore copies of the contentious farm laws in a special Assembly session.

Punjab government introduces resolution against Centre's farm laws

20 Oct 2020

Politics
Punjab government introduces resolution against Centre's farm laws

Punjab became the first opposition-ruled state to introduce a resolution against the Centre's three farm laws, that stirred massive protests in the state.

Delhi: Class-X pass percentage drops by 23% in one year

18 Mar 2019

Delhi
Delhi: Class-X pass percentage drops by 23% in one year

The pass percentage of CBSE Class X has declined drastically for government schools in Delhi, revealed a recent report released by NGO Praja Foundation, which works in the education sector.

Office-of-profit case: President dismisses plea to disqualify 27 AAP MLAs

25 Oct 2018

Politics
Office-of-profit case: President dismisses plea to disqualify 27 AAP MLAs

President Ram Nath Kovind is learned to have dismissed a plea to disqualify 27 Aam Aadmi Party MLAs of Delhi for allegedly holding office of profit by being appointed as chairpersons of Rogi Kalyan Samitis attached to various city hospitals.

Ahead of polls, Kejriwal asks for donations for cash-strapped AAP

16 Oct 2018

Politics
Ahead of polls, Kejriwal asks for donations for cash-strapped AAP

With the 2019 polls coming up, Delhi CM and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal has launched a crowd-sourcing campaign to try and raise funds to be able to contest the polls.

CS assault case: Court summons Kejriwal, Sisodia, 11 AAP MLAs

18 Sep 2018

India
CS assault case: Court summons Kejriwal, Sisodia, 11 AAP MLAs

A Delhi court today summoned as accused Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, his deputy Manish Sisodia, and 11 AAP MLAs in Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash assault case.

CS assault case: Kejriwal, Sisodia among 13 AAP MLAs charge-sheeted

13 Aug 2018

India
CS assault case: Kejriwal, Sisodia among 13 AAP MLAs charge-sheeted

The Delhi Police today filed its charge sheet before a court in Delhi in connection with the alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash in February in which Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his Deputy Manish Sisodia were named as accused.

Chief Secretary assault case: Six-member police team questions CM Kejriwal

18 May 2018

India
Chief Secretary assault case: Six-member police team questions CM Kejriwal

A six-member team of the Delhi Police has begun questioning the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at his office in connection with the alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash in February.

Panel to meet Rajnath over 400% salary-hike for Delhi MLAs

06 Apr 2018

India
Panel to meet Rajnath over 400% salary-hike for Delhi MLAs

Delhi Assembly on Friday formed a six-member committee to take up the issue of the proposed hike in salary of ministers and legislators with the Centre.

Office-of-profit case: Delhi HC restores membership of 20 AAP MLAs

23 Mar 2018

Politics
Office-of-profit case: Delhi HC restores membership of 20 AAP MLAs

In a big relief for AAP, Delhi HC today restored membership of its 20 disqualified MLAs. It referred the case back to the Election Commission (EC).

AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal granted bail in molestation case

19 Mar 2018

India
AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal granted bail in molestation case

AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal was on Monday granted bail by a Delhi court in a molestation case lodged against him last year.

Delhi Chief Secretary attends first meeting with CM after alleged-assault

27 Feb 2018

Politics
Delhi Chief Secretary attends first meeting with CM after alleged-assault

Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash on Tuesday attended a Cabinet meeting to finalize dates for the Delhi Assembly's Budget Session. Notably, this was his first official meet with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal since he was allegedly assaulted by AAP MLAs last week.

AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal arrested for allegedly assaulting Chief Secretary

21 Feb 2018

Politics
AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal arrested for allegedly assaulting Chief Secretary

AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal was arrested yesterday night for allegedly assaulting Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash when he was visiting the CM.

Delhi Government's Crisis: Chief Secretary alleged assaulted by AAP MLAs

20 Feb 2018

Politics
Delhi Government's Crisis: Chief Secretary alleged assaulted by AAP MLAs

The war between the AAP government and bureaucrats has reached a high point. All officers in the capital have launched a strike after Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash was allegedly assaulted by two AAP MLAs at CM Arvind Kejriwal's residence on February 19.

Arvind Kejriwal, BJP lock horns over Delhi sealing drive

30 Jan 2018

Politics
Arvind Kejriwal, BJP lock horns over Delhi sealing drive

AAP and BJP are slugging it out over again, this time over the sealing drive in Delhi.

AAP alleges Ashutosh, other leaders thrashed by police in detention

29 Jan 2018

India
AAP alleges Ashutosh, other leaders thrashed by police in detention

The AAP has alleged some of its leaders, including Ashutosh and few women members, were thrashed in police detention, after they were picked up while protesting the ongoing sealing drive in Delhi.

Arvind Kejriwal: EC is acting like BJP's political stooge

22 Jan 2018

Politics
Arvind Kejriwal: EC is acting like BJP's political stooge

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal attacked the Centre's BJP-led NDA government for harassing his government. This was in reaction to President Ram Nath Kovind ordering the disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs based on the Election Commission's (EC) recommendation.

Big blow to AAP: 20 MLAs disqualified over 'office-of-profit'

21 Jan 2018

Politics
Big blow to AAP: 20 MLAs disqualified over 'office-of-profit'

In a big blow to AAP, President Ram Nath Kovind approved the disqualification of 20 MLAs for holding 'office of profit,' two days after the EC's recommendation.

The 31-year-old lawyer behind disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs

20 Jan 2018

Politics
The 31-year-old lawyer behind disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs

AAP is in serious trouble: 20 of its MLAs are in the dock for holding "office of profit."

EC recommended disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs for holding "office-of-profit"

19 Jan 2018

Politics
EC recommended disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs for holding "office-of-profit"

Controversies and AAP have been synonymous ever since.

AAP's journey: From common man's party to just another party

09 Jan 2018

Politics
AAP's journey: From common man's party to just another party

Mahatma Gandhi's non-violent and truth-inspired Satyagraha freed us from the Britishers. About 60 years later, a similar non-violent pan-India movement tried liberating us of corruption.

L-G gives green signal for new mohalla clinics

05 Sep 2017

Delhi
L-G gives green signal for new mohalla clinics

Lieutenant-Governor of Delhi, Anil Baijal, has given the approval to the Kejriwal-led AAP Government for setting up new mohalla clinics in the city.

Delhi: L-G Anil Baijal gives go-ahead for new mohalla clinics

05 Sep 2017

Delhi
Delhi: L-G Anil Baijal gives go-ahead for new mohalla clinics

Lieutenant-Governor of Delhi, Anil Baijal, has given the approval to the Kejriwal-led AAP Government for setting up new mohalla clinics in the city.

In LG-AAP battle, Delhi's flagship mohalla clinics suffer

31 Aug 2017

Politics
In LG-AAP battle, Delhi's flagship mohalla clinics suffer

The AAP government's ambitious mohalla clinics scheme in Delhi has not yet been able to come out of bureaucratic hurdles.

AAP MLA Amarjit Singh Sandoa booked for molesting former landlady

30 Jul 2017

Politics
AAP MLA Amarjit Singh Sandoa booked for molesting former landlady

AAP MLA Amarjit Singh Sandoa from Punjab's Ropar was booked for allegedly threatening his former landlady with dire consequences on Saturday.

3 AAP MLAs held for assaulting woman in Delhi Assembly

06 Jul 2017

Politics
3 AAP MLAs held for assaulting woman in Delhi Assembly

At least 3 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs namely Okhla AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan, Malviya Nagar MLA Somnath Bharti and Tilak Nagar MLA Jarnail Singh were booked by the Delhi police over the alleged assault of a woman in Assembly premises.

EC to continue hearing office-of-profit case against AAP MLAs

24 Jun 2017

Politics
EC to continue hearing office-of-profit case against AAP MLAs

The EC ruled that it will proceed to hear the plea against 21 AAP MLAs for allegedly holding an office of profit.

SC's liquor ban: 4 pubs in Gurugram may face closure

21 Apr 2017

Delhi
SC's liquor ban: 4 pubs in Gurugram may face closure

With the SC's ban on sale of alcohol within 500 metres of the highway, Sector 30 and Sohna Road in Gurugram may witness the closure of four pubs/bars.

AAP Woes: Four Delhi MLAs wish to join Congress

31 Mar 2017

Politics
AAP Woes: Four Delhi MLAs wish to join Congress

Adding to the troubles of Aam Aadmi Party, the party's four sitting Members of the Delhi Legislative Assembly have expressed their wish to join the Congress party.

AAP MLAs disqualification case: Election Commission concludes hearing

28 Mar 2017

Politics
AAP MLAs disqualification case: Election Commission concludes hearing

The Election Commission (EC) concluded the hearing on the 'Office-of-Profit' case against 21 AAP MLAs who were appointed as Parliamentary Secretaries in 2015.

I-T raids AAP MLA Kartar Singh, recovers Rs.130 crore

09 Aug 2016

India
I-T raids AAP MLA Kartar Singh, recovers Rs.130 crore

India's Income Tax Department today raided the office of Aam Aadmi Party MLA Kartar Singh Tanwar, and uncovered unaccounted cash and investments amounting to nearly Rs.130 crore.