Delhi News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 17, 2016
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced today that no new liquor shops will be allowed in Delhi this year and the future of existing ones will be decided by residents.
Delhi News | NDTV.com | Wednesday August 17, 2016
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today made another big announcement while giving his rationale behind hiking the minimum wages by 50 per cent, announced on Independence Day. He said no new liquor shops will be opened in Delhi this year and the location of existing ones will be reconsidered. Here are the highlights of his presser:
Opinion | Ashutosh | Wednesday August 17, 2016
The new kid on the block is looking at new horizons. The future belongs to change.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 17, 2016
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday warned that the Gujarat government will be taught a lesson in the Assembly elections next year unless it ends violence against Dalits.
Delhi News | Written by Sonal Mehrotra | Wednesday August 17, 2016
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's big announcement about 50% hike in minimum wages on Independence Day has failed to excite a section of its target audience.
India News | Edited By Bhanu Priya Vyas | Tuesday August 16, 2016
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was wished today for his birthday by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was recently described by the Delhi politician as "capable of having me eliminated."
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 16, 2016
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday "admired" Chief Justice of India T S Thakur for his "courage" in expressing his disappointment that Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not make any mention about appointment of judges in his Independence Day address.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 16, 2016
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today announced a nearly 50 per cent increase in minimum wages for all working class in the national capital and urged the Prime Minister and all the chief minister to do the same across the country.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 15, 2016
Making a strong pitch for statehood, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today claimed the centre was chipping away at the elected government's power through a system which was akin to the national capital being governed by the colonial 'Government of India Act, 1935'.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 15, 2016
The Prime Minister's Red Fort speech would have struck Gold if there was a medal for the "most boring" public speech at Olympics, the Aam Aadmi Party said today as it attacked the Centre for lack of intent and policy.
India News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Monday August 15, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech on Independence Day didn't inspire Arvind Kejriwal. The Chief Minister of Delhi was filmed dozing during the address at Red Fort, where he was seated near VIPs like Ghulam Nabi Azad of the Congress.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2016
Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal today alleged that the people of Delhi are "fed up" with the more than two-year-long rule of AAP and they want "azaadi" from the party this Independence Day.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2016
Attacking the AAP government over Guru Gobind Singh Indrapastha University increasing its fees by 75 per cent, senior Congress leader Mukhesh Sharma today accused Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of cheating the youth by pushing the agenda of privatisation of education.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 13, 2016
In his first public comments after his 10-day meditation break, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday reiterated his demand for full statehood for Delhi.
Delhi News | Written by Sonal Mehrotra | Saturday August 13, 2016
Fresh and rejuvenated after his 10-day Vipassana break, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal called a meeting of senior party members at his residence to discuss the Aam Aadmi Party's strategy to fight out three upcoming state elections.
Delhi News | Edited By Bhanu Priya Vyas | Friday August 12, 2016
A 10-day high-intensity meditation course has delivered Arvind Kejriwal back in Delhi, apparently reinvigorated. The 47-year-old Chief Minister, who completed his vipassana course in the hill station of Dharamsala late night on Thursday, has advanced his ambitious plans for the nearing state elections, assigning duties to top leaders from his Aam A...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 11, 2016
Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal has accused Aam Aadmi Party leaders of "aligning with radical groups" of the state and urged the Centre to probe the party's source of funding.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 11, 2016
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal left for the national capital today after attending a 10-day vipassana session at a meditation centre in Himachal Pradesh's Dharamkot.
India News | Written by Amitoj Singh | Thursday August 11, 2016
Sukhbir Badal , 54, dismisses Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party as a pretender and says the Punjab election early next year will again be fought between traditional rivals Congress and his Akali Dal.
Delhi News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday August 11, 2016
There is no love lost between Arvind Kejriwal and the central government. But a biopic on the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief is set to hit the screens only because of the support of a government-run film body.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 11, 2016
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said he was feeling "very energetic" after attending a 10-day meditation course in Himachal Pradesh.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2016
The Delhi High Court today asked a three-member committee appointed on the Supreme Court's direction to check violation of its guidelines with regard to content in government advertising, to examine the charge of wasteful expenditure on advertisements by the Delhi government.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 10, 2016
"Udegi Dhool", a political thriller that chronicles the spectacular rise of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival next month.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 9, 2016
The AAP on Tuesday branded Lt Governor Najeeb Jung as a threat to democracy after he reportedly suggested he could consider doing away with the Delhi assembly.
Delhi News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday August 9, 2016
Days after a court rejected his argument that his claim to Delhi is superior to that of the centre, Arvind Kejriwal is set to feel the first jab. Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung is likely to scrutinize all major decisions taken by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in the last one year.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 7, 2016
Taking a jibe at Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Congress leader Mukesh Sharma today "invited" him to the city's Mohan Garden area to undergo 'Vipassana' session, as he sat on a "hunger strike" to highlight the plight of unauthorised colony residents.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 6, 2016
Attacking Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi for allegedly interfering in the working of the government, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today said the centre is using similar tactics in the Union Territory (UT) the way it is doing in Delhi. However, Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy denied the allegations.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 5, 2016
AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal will announce the party's plans to contest the Gujarat assembly election at a rally in Surat on October 16, party sources said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 5, 2016
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal will address a rally in Gujarat on October 16.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 6, 2016
The Supreme Court will now hear together the Delhi Government's civil suit seeking a declaration that the national capital is a state and its petition against the order of the High Court which held that the city is a Union Territory with Lt Governor as its administrative head.