Thursday, 27 January, 2022

Topic: AAP

‘Deceptive scam to trick people’: Sidhu complains to EC over AAP’s survey for Punjab CM face

Punjab Congress chief urged the election body to register a criminal case against the Aam Aadmi Party for running a 'fake campaign'.

Arvind Kejriwal urges Delhiites to campaign for Aam Aadmi Party in poll-bound states

Launching the 'Ek Mauka Kejriwal Ko' (one chance to Kejriwal) campaign, he asked the people in Delhi to share their videos of the AAP govt's ‘good work’ on social media platforms.

Delhi L-G Baijal says no after AAP govt proposes to lift odd-even on shops, weekend curfew

Dy CM Sisodia says falling Covid numbers justify withdrawal for sake of livelihoods, but L-G, who is DDMA chief, rejects it. Authority allows private offices to run with 50% staff.

AAP made education a political issue. Competition will force others to take it seriously

Investing taxpayer money into government schools is the most effective transfer of wealth from rich to poor.

AAP names lawyer-turned-politician Amit Palekar as CM face for upcoming Goa polls

Announcing the chief ministerial candidate, Arvind Kejriwal said 46-year-old Palekar, who had recently joined AAP, is ready to 'even give his life for Goa'.

Be it Congress, BJP, AAP—women’s question in India is a partisan issue. And that’s not so bad

India's woman question tests party imagination. Congress's focus on Nirbhaya, Unnao rape victim, and BJP's Uniform Civil Code show how.

AAP’s election anthem shows its intentions in Punjab. It’s going past Sikh voters

For a party that has struggled to get around the outsider tag, the Aam Aadmi Party has turned the disadvantage of being 'non-Punjabi' into a virtue.

AAP will announce chief ministerial face for Punjab polls next week, says Arvind Kejriwal

Targetting the Channi-led govt, Delhi CM assured that the state’s law and order situation will be improved once the Aam Aadmi Party comes to power in Punjab.

BJP wins big at Chandigarh mayor election, AAP cries foul as one of its votes held invalid

BJP’s Sarabjit Kaur is Chandigarh mayor, ‘tick mark’ sign disqualifies AAP vote. One AAP councillor suspected to have cross voted in favour of BJP for electing senior deputy mayor.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal tests positive for Covid, day after holding rally in Uttarakhand

Kejriwal said he has mild symptoms and isolating at home. This is the first time he has tested positive for Covid. In April last year, he had developed symptoms but tested negative.

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Covid isn’t behind us, but the world’s next big health emergency is already here

Covid has led to 5.6 million deaths, but antimicrobial resistance is likely to log 10 million deaths annually by 2050. Its treatment has led to antibiotics' overuse, which has spiked drug resistance.
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Italian Generali buys 25% stake worth Rs 1,250 cr in insurance JV from embattled Future Group

The stake sale, which will give Generali majority control over the JV, comes as the Future Group is locked in a prolonged legal battle with partner Amazon.


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‘Mystery’ brochure on 1971 War crops Indira Gandhi, Jagjivan Ram from images, courts controversy

Both images show the then service chiefs, but the former PM and defence minister is removed from them.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.