Tuesday, 24 May, 2022
TopicAAP govt

Topic: AAP govt

CM Bhagwant Mann announced 300 units of free electricity from July 1 in Punjab

Giving 300 units of free electricity was one of the major poll promises of the Aam Aadmi Party in the Punjab assembly election.

AAP takes leaf out of Punjab win, tables ‘Rozgaar’ budget for Delhi as model for national agenda

Allocation of Rs 800 cr for job generation in Delhi follows the success of party's employment plank in Punjab, which helped it realise that unemployment is a common worry across India.

Covid curbs to be eased soon, don’t want Delhiites’ livelihood to be affected: CM Kejriwal

L-G Baijal agreed to some proposals & on some, he differed, Kejriwal said. Delhi govt’s proposal to lift weekend curfew in view of improving Covid situation was turned down by L-G.

Have informed Centre that Delhi needs 45 lakh Covid vaccines in July, says AAP MLA Atishi

Atishi said Delhi administered a record 2.07 lakh vaccine doses Saturday, of which over 1.50 lakh were given to youths.

‘If pizza delivery allowed, why not ration’, asks Kejriwal, alleges Centre stalled Delhi scheme

While the Delhi govt accused the Centre of stalling it's scheme of doorstep delivery of ration, the Centre said that it only advised the state to do so without tampering with the NFSA.

AAP govt cut to size but Delhi can progress with a revamped, empowered municipal corporation

Those within the BJP are unable to vent but they too see a possible diminution of the power of provincial assemblies in future, nationally.

Delhi High Court refuses to interfere with AAP govt’s ban on Chhath Puja celebrations

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Wednesday refused to interfere with AAP government's decision to ban Chhath Puja celebrations at public places like ponds...

SC dismisses AAP govt plea against bail to Pinjra Tod activist Devangana Kalita in riots case

The Supreme Court bench questioned Delhi govt's appeal whether being an influential person can be a ground for denying bail and how Kalita can tamper with the witness.

Delhi civic body says 2,098 Covid deaths in the capital, AAP govt puts figure at 984

MCD's figures come 4 days after ThePrint reported that data from the 5 Covid-designated crematoriums did not match the Delhi government’s death figures.

Harsh Vardhan questions Delhi govt: Is Arvind Kejriwal failing in handling Covid-19 crisis?

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan Thursday raised concerns about rising Covid cases and low testing levels in Delhi.

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Golden Temple

What Akal Takht must know about harmonium and music before banishing it from Golden Temple

In an era where India’s past and ‘purity’ are constantly being dug up and debated, the humble harmonium has become the latest victim.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet pulls off its first successful launch from a ski-jump at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, US | Photo credit: Boeing

2 American Super Hornets in India as Boeing looks to showcase fighters for Navy deal

Navy looking at about 26 multi-role deck-based fighters for its aircraft carrier. Visit by Super Hornets comes close on heels of similar trip by competitor Rafale M of Dassault Aviation.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.