Meenakshi Upreti

  • CBSE considers lenient marking for Class XII maths paper 20-03-2015 09:41 PM

    After hundreds of students and parents complained about the difficulty level of class 12 maths CBSE paper, the board is now thinking about lenient marking for students. ...
  • Delhi HC refuses to withdraw plea against AAP Minister Tomar on fake degree 13-03-2015 12:13 PM

    New Delhi: In a major embarrassment for the Aam Aadmi Party, the Delhi High Court has refused to withdraw a plea against Delhi Law Minister Jitendra Singh Tomar. He is facing allegations that he enrolled as an advocate on a fake degree. The court has issued a notice to Tomar...
  • Anjali Damania quits AAP after former party MLA accuses Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal of horse-trading 11-03-2015 03:09 PM

    Mumbai: In a major setback for the Aam Aadmi Party, senior leader from Maharashtra Anjali Damania quit the party on Wednesday. The development took place following allegations of horse-trading against Delhi Chief Minister and AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal. She announced her decision on Twitter, saying she joined the AAP...
  • Remove Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan to set example for others: AAP MLAs to party leadership 11-03-2015 09:15 AM

    New Delhi: The rift within the Aam Aadmi Party is widening with each passing day and now MLAs have written to party leadership seeking removal of senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan to set an example for others. The letter mentions the charges against the two leaders, which include...
  • Differently abled denied entry in club, Delhi government orders probe 08-03-2015 07:02 AM

    Delhi government ordered a magisterial inquiry into the alleged incident of an eatery in a south Delhi mall denying entry to disabled rights activist Nipun Malhotra. ...
  • Delhi government to probe Delhi eatery Keya denying entry to disabled activist Nipun Malhotra 07-03-2015 06:54 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi government on Saturday ordered a magisterial inquiry into the alleged incident of an eatery in a south Delhi mall denying entry to disabled rights activist Nipun Malhotra. Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia directed the Sub Divisional Magistrate, Vasant Vihar, to conduct an inquiry and report to...
  • Inside story of National Executive meet 06-03-2015 07:42 AM

    CNN-IBN has got exclusive details of the inside story of what happened at the six hour long National Executive meet that sacked the two rebels from AAP's top panel on Wednesday evening. ...
  • AAP's Mayank Gandhi breaks silence, says sacking of Yadav, Bhushan is against sentiments of party members 05-03-2015 12:15 PM

    New Delhi: Adding fuel to the fire, Aam Aadmi Party leader Mayank Gandhi claimed that sacking of senior party leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan is against the sentiments of the party members. Exposing issues within the party in a blog, Mayank Gandhi writes, "Arvind needs smooth working in PAC....
  • Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan term sacking from AAP's PAC unfortunate but vow to work for party 05-03-2015 07:46 AM

    New Delhi: Terming their ouster from the party's Political Affairs Committee as unfortunate, senior Aam Aadmi Party leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav said that they will continue to work for the party. "It's unfortunate that things have come to this. This is not about a post. NAC has taken...
  • Rift within AAP: Are Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan to be axed? 02-03-2015 07:33 PM

    Rift within the Aam Aadmi Party is out in the open with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reportedly in favour of throwing party leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan out of the National Executive. ...
  • Rift within AAP, Kejriwal wants Yogendra Yadav, Bhushan out of National Executive: Reports 02-03-2015 10:25 AM

    New Delhi: Rift within the Aam Aadmi Party is out in the open with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reportedly in favour of throwing party leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan out of the National Executive. However, Yadav dismissed reports of a rift in the AAP as baseless conspiracy. "Since...
  • Swine flu: Lack of awareness persists in the public over preventive measures 20-02-2015 11:12 PM

    The number of swine flu cases across the country has crossed 11000. The latest victim is a senior police officer in Jammu and Kashmir. Meanwhile shopkeepers say they are short of masks which can help in checking the spread of H1N1 virus. ...
  • Government battles swine flu outbreak, over 10,000 infected with deadly virus 19-02-2015 01:04 PM

    Swine flu scare continues to spread across the country with 663 people having lost their lives in 2015 and more than 10,000 people having tested positive. On Wednesday, 12 people died in Gujarat taking the death toll in the state to 167 while 3 people succumbed to the deadly virus...
  • Swine flu: Despite government orders, patients still fail to get results on time 19-02-2015 12:52 PM

    Despite Delhi government issuing strict orders to labs and hospitals to tackle swine flu outbreak, patients have still are not getting any results. ...
  • Swine flu scare: As death toll constantly rises, chemists report shortage of medicines 18-02-2015 11:17 AM

    New Delhi: Chemists are reporting a shortage of swine flu medication at a time when 39 people have died in the country over the last 24 hours and 624 people have lost their lives due to the deadly H1N1 virus in less than two months. However, the government is claiming...
  • Swine flu menace continues, 216 cases registered throughout the country 12-02-2015 08:05 AM

    New Delhi: The Health Ministry has stated that around 216 swine flu deaths have been registered throughout the country in just the first 10 days of February. But, the ministry has assured that there is adequate stock of medicines in most states. Five more people succumbed to swine flu in...
  • Kiran Bedi's leadership will bring BJP positive results in Delhi: Amit Shah 10-02-2015 07:31 AM

    New Delhi: A year after its 49-day stint in power ended abruptly, Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi party (AAP) is set to return to power in Delhi, exit polls said on Saturday after record voting in the assembly elections. Bharatiya Janata party's (BJP) chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi has gone on...
  • Delhi polls: People complain of threats from AAP members, says Kiran Bedi 07-02-2015 03:00 PM

    BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi said that there were complaints of threats from AAP members. "I will go and complain to the Election Commission.(EC)," said Bedi. ...
  • Delhi polls: Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal come in early to cast their vote 07-02-2015 11:06 AM

    BJP leader Arti Mehra is confident of getting the majority. "I feel BJP has gained a lot in last four days. The BJP will get 41 seats minimum," she said. Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Arvind Kejriwal casted their votes from their respective constituencies. ...
  • Increase in rape cases makes safety for women the top demand of Delhiites 06-02-2015 10:49 AM

    A day before Delhi goes to polls, the Uber and Nirbhaya incidents have made safety for women the top demand of the residents of the city. In 2013, about 1600 rape cases were registered, whereas in 2014 over 2000 cases were registered. ...
  • Watch: AAP, BJP in close fight as Delhi gears up to vote 05-02-2015 12:54 PM

    CNN-IBN reporter spoke to voters in Kiran Bedi's constituency of Krishna Nagar ahead of Delhi assembly polls. "Bedi is honest and will vote for her," said a BJP supporter. While on the other hand AAP supporters said that they had total faith in Arvind Kejriwal and would vote for him....
  • AAP funding row: Arvind Kejriwal trying to deflect from the issue, says Nirmala Sitharaman 03-02-2015 09:29 PM

    Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday attacked AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on the funding row. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Sitharaman said, "Kejriwal is just trying to deflect from the issue."AAP should be outraged over what's happening in their party." ...
  • BJP not in a comfortable position, AAP has regained lost ground in Delhi: RSS 03-02-2015 10:52 AM

    New Delhi: Reflecting a clear dissent within the Bharatiya Janata Party over Kiran Bedi's induction as the party's chief ministerial candidate in Delhi, a mouthpiece of the Rashtriya Swawamsewak Sangh (RSS) has admitted there was resentment over her name. "Despite having resentment among a section within the state unit after...
  • Ad controversy: AAP takes offence at everything except its own actions, says BJP 02-02-2015 12:34 PM

    New Delhi: Ahead of the Delhi Assembly elections, a controversy erupted after the Bharatiya Janata Party brought out an advertisement attacking Aam Admi Party. AAP issued a two hour deadline to BJP demanding an apology. The BJP advertisement targets Kejriwal for threatening to disrupt the Republic Day parade in 2014...
  • AAP seeks apology from BJP over advertisement on Arvind Kejriwal, claims it's casteist in nature 02-02-2015 10:05 AM

    New Delhi: With five days left for Delhi to go to polls, Aam Aadmi Party has issued a two-hour deadline to Bharatiya Janata Party over its controversial advertisement in newspapers. The advertisement mocks AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal threatening to disrupt Republic Day celebrations and later complaining that he was not...
  • BJP files complaint against AAP leader Kumar Vishwas for his sexist remarks on Kiran Bedi 31-01-2015 01:11 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party has lodged a police complaint over an allegedly sexist remark made by Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas against Kiran Bedi. The party will also be filing a complaint with the Election Commission. The offensive remark was made by AAP leader Kumar Vishwas at...
  • We must end violence against children: Satyarthi to Obama 27-01-2015 11:27 PM

    Nobel Peace laureate Kailash Sathyarthi who met US President Barack Obama at the Town Hall on Monday said, "I told Obama that we must work together to ensure there is no violence against children so that they can enjoy their childhood." ...
  • Delhi: Traffic restrictions in place ahead of Obama's Siri Fort address 27-01-2015 10:05 AM

    Several traffic restrictions have been put into place in South Delhi ahead of US President Barack Obama's address. Delhi Traffic Police has advised the public to avoid the stretch as there would be restrictions at several points at the August Kranti Marg. ...
  • Uber resumes services in Delhi despite pending taxi licence approval 24-01-2015 12:32 PM

    New Delhi: Uber cab resumed services in New Delhi despite the ban and without the license approval on Saturday. The Uber mobile application is functioning and providing cabs throughout the capital. The application was reportedly not working till Friday. Transport department sources told CNN-IBN that the taxi service still remains...
  • Like Narendra Modi, Kiran Bedi likely to start radio talk 'Dil ki baat' 23-01-2015 02:07 PM

    New Delhi: Just like Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio talk 'Mann ki Baat', Bharatiya Janata Party's Delhi chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi is likely to begin her own radio chat 'Dil ki Baat'. Bedi said that the radio talk will give her a platform to connect with the youth....