Monday, 8 August, 2022
TopicAnil Baijal

Topic: Anil Baijal

Test all asymptomatic patients, no one to be denied treatment for not being Delhiite: LG

Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal Monday overruled Kejriwal govt’s treatment and testing criteria. Kejriwal tweeted the move has posed a huge ‘challenge’.

Delhi Lt Governor directs implementation of micro-containment zone strategy in sealed areas

Under this strategy, small clusters reporting cases of coronavirus will be identified and declared containment zones instead of big ones.

Amit Shah requests Delhi LG to call JNU representatives for talks after attack on campus

Almost 28 people were injured, including students and teachers, on the central university campus Sunday when several masked men and women brutally attacked them with sticks and iron rods.

SC blow for Arvind Kejriwal’s Delhi govt, rules Centre controls anti-corruption bureau

Two-judge Supreme Court bench delivers split verdict on key issue of transfer and control of the bureaucracy.

Kejriwal govt says don’t have power to clear tree-felling requests, then reverses some

ThePrint had recently reported that the AAP administration had not rejected a single request to cut trees since assuming office in 2015.

Days after SC ‘win’, Kejriwal overrules L-G’s no to allow doorstep delivery of rations

The chief minister also directed the food department to immediately implement the plan.

Featuring Friday, the Delhi power tussle and Modi’s MSP pitch

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint. The selected cartoons appeared first in other publications, either in print or online, or...

Arvind Kejriwal wins match against L-G, and Modi can’t find jobs data

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.

Supreme Court verdict tells Arvind Kejriwal govt to stop passing the buck and work

The Aam Aadmi Party will not be able to convince the people that this verdict is a victory for them.

L-G has no independent decision-making power: Extracts from SC ruling on Delhi’s power tussle

The wrangling between AAP and Centre over L-G’s role in governing Delhi ends, with a victory for Arvind Kejriwal.

On Camera

YourTurn

US Special Forces and NATO troops in Afghanistan | Representational image | Commons

US interests in Af-Pak now just ‘transactional’. People can fight their own battles

US drone attack that killed al-Qaeda chief al-Zawahiri shows America can still challenge the Taliban and remain a player in the Af-Pak security discourse.
A suspension pylon in Tamil Nadu | Commons

You thought power subsidy is a Delhi-Punjab problem? Check out Tamil Nadu’s power sector mess

RBI data shows Indian discoms owe power generation firms over Rs 4.5 lakh crore, almost a third of which is owed by Tamil Nadu, where power subsidy cost is twice that of food subsidy.

Defence

The Flying Dolphin — how a former Indian Navy submariner qualified as a commercial pilot 

Vivek Chaudhary retired from the Indian Navy in 2017 after serving on the  Short-Service Commission. After that, his dreams took flight. 

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.
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