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Anna Hazare taunts Kejriwal for apologising

Patna, March 17 (IANS) Following Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's apology to a former Punjab minister for accusing him of being part of the drug trade, social activist Anna Hazare on Saturday taunted the AAP chief, saying one should not do anything for which one has to tender an apology later on. Why should one do anything for which one has to tender an apology later on, Anna Hazar...

9 hours ago
I stand by my allegations against Majithia: AAP MP

Lucknow, March 17 (IANS) AAP MP Sanjay Singh on Saturday said he would contest the defamation case filed by former Punjab minister Vikram Singh Majithia against him even as his boss and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has apologised for alleging that the Akali Dal leader was involved in the drug trade. Refusing to comment on the apology tendered by Kejriwal, Sanjay Singh said: I sta...

1 day ago
Kejriwal should have apologised to Punjab people: Jakhar

Chandigarh, March 16 (IANS) The Congress in Punjab on Friday questioned Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over the hurry in tendering an unconditional apology to ex-Minister Bikram Singh Majithia for levelling charges of involvement in the drug trade. The ruling party said Kejriwal, who is the Aam Aadmi Party Convener, owed an apology to the people of Punjab for not only misleading th...

1 day ago
Kejriwal apology: Two top AAP leaders in Punjab resign

Chandigarh, March 16 (IANS) Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) Punjab unit chief Bhagwant Mann and co-President Aman Arora on Friday resigned from their posts, a day after party Convenor Arvind Kejriwal apologised to a former state Minister for accusing him of involvement in the drug trade. Mann, who announced his resignation on Twitter, said his fight against the drug mafia would however continue....

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Bhagwant Mann resigns as AAP's Punjab chief

Chandigarh, March 16 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) Punjab chief Bhagwant Mann resigned from the top post on Friday, a day after party convenor Arvind Kejriwal apologised to a former state minister for alleging his involvement in the drug trade. Mann, who announced his resignation on Twitter, said his fight against the drug mafia would continue. I'm resigning as a president o...

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Kejriwal exposed as a liar: BJP leader

New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) A day after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal apologised to former Punjab Minister Bikram Singh Majithia for alleging that he was involved in the drug trade, the BJP Delhi unit on Friday said he has exposed himself as a liar. The BJP also alleged that he was doing nothing even while the people of the national capital were facing a number of issues due to sea...

2 days ago
Kejriwal apologises, ex-Minister Majithia says will withdraw defamation case

Chandigarh, March 15 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday apologised to former Punjab Minister Bikram Singh Majithia for alleging the latter's involvement in drug trade in the state, following which the SAD leader said he will withdraw his defamation suit. The Chief Minister withdrew his allegations and an application regarding the same was filed in a trial court in Am...

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Kejriwal apologises to former Punjab minister

New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday apologised to former Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia for alleging that he was involved in the drug trade. Majithia had filed a defamation case against the Aam Aadmi Party chief and others following the allegation made during campaigning in the Punjab assembly elections. I hereby withdraw all my sta...

4 days ago
Delhi sealing drive: Markets close in protest, traders hold marches

New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Business activities across Delhi came to a standstill as over seven lakh shops in 2,500 markets across the city shut on Tuesday to protest against the ongoing sealing drive by the three municipal corporations, a traders' body said. Traders also took out protest marches in various markets, including Connaught Place, Chandni Chowk, Sadar Bazar, Chawri Bazar, Kaml...

4 days ago
Sealing drive: All-party delegation to meet SC panel, says Congress

New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken on Tuesday said that an all-party delegation will meet the Supreme Court-appointed monitoring committee to find a solution to the ongoing sealing drive. Maken made the statement after a meeting with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and other state ministers at Kejriwal's residence.

4 days ago
Punjab's political vocabulary is a virtual street-fight

Chandigarh, March 13 (IANS) Name-calling in its subtle and not-so-subtle forms is a well-known Punjabi trait, but political leaders in Punjab are setting a new trend -- taking the political vocabulary against their opponents to a new low. Sukha Gapodi, Bunti & Babli, Mental case, Baloongra, Khotta Sikka and Madaari are a few examples of the lingo being used by Punjab's politicians ag...

5 days ago
Concentrating on acting right now: Divya Khosla Kumar

New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) An actress and director, Divya Khosla Kumar is a rare combination of both talents rolled into one in Bollywood. She says good acting offers are coming her way and she wants to concentrate on facing the camera as of now. Divya, who debuted as an actress with Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Saathiyo, has directed Yaariyan and Sanam Re. She faced the cameras last for a sh...

6 days ago
Chief Secretary refused to accept Budget-related files: Kejriwal

New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday accused Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash of refusing to accept files related to the annual Budget. It is extremely shocking that barely a few days ahead of the Delhi Budget, the Chief Secretary on Sunday refused to accept important files containing comments of the Chief Minister in preparation of the annual Budget spe...

7 days ago
Delhi sealing: Trader body slams CM, wants legislation

New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Saturday derided the announcement of hunger strike by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over the ongoing sealing drive and asked him to bring a legislation to stop it. Calling the hunger strike political drama, CAIT Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal said Kejriwal was shedding crocodile tears. Khande...

8 days ago
Delhi sealing: CM threatens to go on hunger strike

New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said here on Friday that he would go on a hunger strike if the issue of the ongoing sealing drive in the national capital is not resolved by March 31. If the sealing issue is not resolved before March 31 then I will sit on hunger strike. We all will together put pressure on the central government, Kejriwal said, while address...

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Part of Delhi Metro's 'Pink Line' to open on March 14

New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Part of Delhi Metro's Pink Line -- envisaged to connect Majlis Park and Shiv Vihar -- will open for the public from March 14 onwards, the transporter announced on Friday. Metro service on the 21.56-km Majlis Park-Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus corridor would be formally flagged off by Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri and Delhi Chie...

9 days ago
Delhi traders call for 'bandh' on March 13 against sealing drive

New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Thursday said a day-long Delhi Trade Bandh will be held on March 13 to protest against the sealing drive across the national capital. The sealing of commercial establishments in Delhi is gaining momentum, as a consequence of which the Delhi traders are highly perturbed. They have called for a day-long trade bandh ...

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HC terms assault on Delhi bureaucrat 'unfortunate'

New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Delhi High Court on Wednesday termed as unfortunate an alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by ruling legislators and said the trust among bureaucrats and legislators was vanishing. Justice Mukta Gupta, while reserving order on the bail plea of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Prakash Jarwal, arrested for allegedly assaulting Prakash last month, said the co...

11 days ago
SC stays proposed changes in Delhi's Master Plan 2021

New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday put a stay on proposed amendments to the Delhi Master Plan 2021 that sought to protect traders from a sealing drive in the national capital by increasing the floor area ratio (FAR). A bench of Justice Madan B. Lokur and Justice Deepak Gupta slammed the Delhi government and Delhi Development Authority (DDA) for not filing affidavits o...

15 days ago
Kejriwal demands CBI inquiry into SSC exam 'scam'

New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday demanded a Central Bureau of Investigation inquiry into an alleged scam in an examination conducted by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) for government jobs. Thousands of aspirants are demanding a CBI inquiry into the SSC exam scam. This issue is related to their future. The central government should immediately ...

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