Delhi Government

  • BJP will form Delhi govt in 'fully democratic way': Ram Madhav 12 hours 53 minutes ago

    Varanasi: Brushing aside AAP's allegations of horse-trading, BJP general secretary Ram Madhav on Sunday said his party would form the government in Delhi in "fully democratic way". Asserting that his party was not in favour of forming the government through undemocratic means, Madhav said "had there been such things (horse-trading) then...
  • Delhi government hires 6,000 teachers to fill shortage in schools 19 hours 24 minutes ago

    New Delhi: To overcome the problem of shortage of teachers in the government schools in the national capital, Delhi government has hired more than 6,000 guest teachers and 10,000 more are expected to join soon, a senior official said. "Several initiatives are being taken to fill the gap of shortage...
  • Delhi: Congress challenges BJP to seek dissolution of Assembly Yesterday

    New Delhi: Congress on Saturday challenged BJP to dissolve the Delhi Assembly if they are so confident of 'Modi wave' in the city which has been attributed for ABVP's clean sweep in Delhi University Student's Union elections. "If BJP is so confident of Modi's wave in the national capital, the...
  • Why did you make single-lane RTR flyover? HC asks Delhi government Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has questioned the Public Works Department's (PWD) decision to construct a single-lane flyover on Rao Tula Ram (RTR) marg on the Outer Ring Road here in 2009 (rpt in 2009) saying "we all have been victims of that road". "Why...
  • Delhi: Congress disapproves of Sheila Dikshit's remarks backing BJP 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress on Thursday disapproved of former Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's remarks that the BJP should be given an opportunity to form government in Delhi. Distancing itself from the statement, party general secretary in-charge for Delhi Shakeel Ahmed dubbed it as "personal opinion". "Shiela Ji's comments on govt...
  • Sand mining in capital: NGT seeks Delhi government's response 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal on Thursday sought the Delhi government's response on illegal extraction of sand being carried out in the Yamuna river bed at Wazirabad and Jagatpur bund areas. The order came over a petition by Rahul Nagar, filed through advocate Gaurav Kumar Bansal, seeking a direction to...
  • Delhi: HC reserves order on PIL challenging post-poll alliances 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday reserved its order on a PIL opposing the practice of forging post-poll alliances by political parties to gain power on the ground that electors are being kept in the dark about it at the time of casting their votes. "We will consider your...
  • Kejriwal asks L-G to withdraw letter to President on Delhi government formation 4 days ago

    New Delhi: AAP leaders on Wednesday met Delhi L-G Najeeb Jung and asked him to withdraw the letter to the President seeking his permission to invite the BJP to form the government in Delhi. "We have submitted the CD of our sting operation which shows BJP trying to buy our...
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  • SC seeks Centre's reply on government formation in Delhi on October 10 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Setting a new time line, the Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to apprise it on October 10 the outcome of the process undertaken by Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on government formation in Delhi, saying "alleged horse-trading" will continue if a decision is not taken. A five-judge Constitution...
  • News 360: 200 dead, 47000 rescued, lakhs still stranded in J&K floods 5 days ago

    More than 47,000 people have been evacuated in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir which has witnessed its worst floods in six decades. Nearly 200 people have lost their lives and lakhs have been stranded in the floods, landslides and house collapses triggered by torrential monsoon rains since September 2. ...
  • CPI asks President to stop L-G from inviting BJP to form Delhi government 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Tuesday sought President Pranab Mukherjee's intervention to ensure that Delhi's Lt Governor does not invite the BJP to form government in Delhi saying it will be unconstitutional and demanded fresh polls. "Please direct the Lt Governor of Delhi that he should not...
  • Delhi government to teach children refusal skills to prevent their abuse 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi government is devising comprehensive awareness modules to prevent child abuse, especially sexual abuse. The awareness modules are not only meant for children but also for the parents, teachers and other care givers in Homes where children in need of care and protection are lodged. "Though there are...
  • Neither BJP, nor AAP is clean: Congress on Delhi government formation 5 days ago

    As the political crisis in Delhi over government formation deepens, Congress hit out at both the Aam Aadmi Party and Bharatiya Janata Party. Party leader Sandeep Dikshit said, "AAP is not clean either. They have approached us a number of times and Kejriwal is literally on our knees asking us...
  • BJP's move to form Delhi Government 'unethical, unconstitutional': Congress 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Terming BJP's reported move to form government in Delhi as "unethical and unconstitutional", Congress on Sunday said that the saffron outfit does not have the numbers to do so and vowed to launch a "fight to the finish" against it. Launching the "Aakrosh Rally" against BJP and Aam Aadmi...
  • Now get mobile recharge, travel tickets at Fair Price Shops 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Delhiites can now recharge their mobile phones, DTH cards, book tickets and buy many other things at Fair Price Shops (FPS) in the city with the Delhi government liberalising the policy for sale of goods and services through these outlets for subsidised rations. In a bid to improve the...
  • BJP appearing close to forming govt in Delhi 1 week ago

    New Delhi: BJP appears close to returning to power in Delhi after a hiatus of over 15 years with indication emerging that the party was ready to form government if invited to take the reins by Lt Governor Najeeb Jung, notwithstanding opposition from some senior leaders. Delhi BJP President Satish Upadhyay,...
  • Nothing wrong if BJP asked to form government in Delhi: Badal 1 week ago

    Ludhiana: With moves being made for the government formation in Delhi, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said there was nothing wrong in Bharatiya Janata Party being invited to form the government, and dismissed the charges made by Aam Aadmi Party and Congress that it promoted 'horse-trading'. "There...
  • BJP will not indulge in horse-trading to form government in Delhi: Rajnath Singh September 6, 2014

    Jammu: With speculation of the Bharatiya Janata Party being invited to form government in Delhi being rife, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said a call will be taken once formal proposal is received from the Lieutenant Governor even as he dismissed any attempt to form government by poaching MLAs...
  • Delhi: L-G invitrs BJP to form government, sends report to MHA September 5, 2014

    The Ministry of Home Affairs on Friday received a report from the Lieutenant General Najeeb Jung on the stalemate over government formation in Delhi. In the report, Jung has sought President's nod to consult Bharatiya Janata Party, the single largest party in the Assembly on government formation, say sources. ...
  • HC takes note of child workers, seeks report from Delhi government September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday took note of the slow pace in rescuing and rehabilitating child workers in the national capital and asked the city government to consider the suggestions given by an NGO on the issue. "The senior advocate, appearing for the NGO, today filed the...
  • Delhi: L-G Jung approves electricity subsidy; to benefit 84 lakh consumers September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Wednesday approved the power subsidy of up to Rs 1.20 per unit which will benefit around 84 per cent or 28 lakh of the total electricity consumers in the city. Delhi's Power Secretary Arun Goel said the subsidy will be effective from August...
  • Delhi: Najeeb Jung gives farmers option to sell their produce outside mandis September 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Farmers henceforth will have the liberty to sell their produce directly to the end buyer. In a significant step to curb inflation and check hoarding Delhi government has delisted fruit and vegetables from Azadpur, Keshopur and Shahdara Agriculture Produce Marketing Committees (APMC). "The sale and purchase of fruit and...
  • Delhi to take foreign specialists help to solve water paucity August 15, 2014

    New Delhi: As the city grapples with water scarcity, Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Friday said that the Delhi Government will take technical help from specialists from across the globe to set up a 40 MGD water treatment plant. "There is a plan to take technical help from specialists from...
  • SC directs Centre to end Delhi government deadlock August 5, 2014

    New Delhi: In a move to end the ongoing deadlock over government formation in Delhi, the Supreme Court directed the Centre to resolve the matter. The apex court has asked the Centre over what steps has it taken to facilitate the formation of a government in Delhi. Directing the Central...
  • SC allows Sahara chief Subrata Roy to hold talks to sell properties July 30, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed Sahara chief Subrata Roy, who has been in jail for the last five months, to use conference room in Tihar jail complex for negotiation with potential buyers of his luxury hotels in New York and London to raise Rs 10,000 crore to...
  • Delhi: CCTV cameras to be installed in cluster buses July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Government has decided to install CCTV cameras in cluster buses (orange buses) plying on the streets of the national capital in a bid to provide a secure environment to its passengers, especially women. Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) has already started the process to install CCTV cameras in...
  • Ready for fresh polls in Delhi, says state BJP President July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party has claimed that they are ready for fresh elections in Delhi. "If there is a decision of election in Delhi, then we are ready to go ahead for the election. If we were told to form government, then we will go ahead with the...
  • BJP looks at forming government in Delhi, denies horse trading of MLAs July 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Efforts to form a government are underway in Delhi. The BJP has said that they will stake claim to form the government if they are called by Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung. However, they denied reports of horse trading and possibility of formation of government by weaning away a...