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Yamuna level continues to rise; Arvind Kejriwal directs Delhi revenue minister to make arrangements for those affected
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Yamuna level continues to rise; Arvind Kejriwal directs Delhi revenue minister to make arrangements for those affected

According to officials, Yamuna river was flowing at 205.78 metres Monday evening with the danger mark being 204.83 metres

AAP-LG standoff: Centre to rope in Harish Salve, other veteran lawyers to bolster Anil Baijal's legal defence
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AAP-LG standoff: Centre to rope in Harish Salve, other veteran lawyers to bolster Anil Baijal's legal defence

Centre has roped in three veteran lawyers – Harish Salve, CA Sundaram and Rakesh Dwivedi – to defend Delhi L-G Anil Baijal in a batch of upcoming cases.

Delhi L-G Anil Baijal transfers 3 IAS officers despite Delhi govt's notification; Manish Sisodia says he is 'bossing around'
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Delhi L-G Anil Baijal transfers 3 IAS officers despite Delhi govt's notification; Manish Sisodia says he is 'bossing around'

The transfer orders came even as the Supreme Court agreed to hear next week appeals of the Delhi government relating to the scope of its various powers in view of the recent verdict by a Constitution bench

Supreme Court agrees to hear Delhi govt's pleas over exercise of its power next week
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Supreme Court agrees to hear Delhi govt's pleas over exercise of its power next week

The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear next week appeals of the Delhi government relating to the scope of its various powers

Delhi power tussle: L-G Anil Baijal responds to Arvind Kejriwal, says he was quoted ‘selectively' and 'charged erroneously'
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Delhi power tussle: L-G Anil Baijal responds to Arvind Kejriwal, says he was quoted ‘selectively' and 'charged erroneously'

Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Monday said he was "selectively" quoted and "erroneously" charged of ‘selective acceptance' of the Supreme Court verdict on the power tussle between Delhi government and the Centre.

Arvind Kejriwal writes to Anil Baijal, asks how L-G can be 'selective' in accepting Supreme Court verdict
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Arvind Kejriwal writes to Anil Baijal, asks how L-G can be 'selective' in accepting Supreme Court verdict

Arvind Kejriwal asked Delhi Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal to approach the Supreme Court for clarification in case of confusion over the verdict.

MHA says SC yet to decide on issue of transfer, appointment of Delhi officers, calls Kejriwal's comment misleading
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MHA says SC yet to decide on issue of transfer, appointment of Delhi officers, calls Kejriwal's comment misleading

In a statement, the home ministry also denied that it had given advise to the L-G to the ignore the Supreme Court order on powers related to Delhi government

After SC judgment, Shiv Sena asks Centre to cooperate with AAP govt in Delhi, allow Arvind Kejriwal to work
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After SC judgment, Shiv Sena asks Centre to cooperate with AAP govt in Delhi, allow Arvind Kejriwal to work

The Shiv Sena said on Friday that the Centre should cooperate with the AAP government in Delhi and allow Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to work.

Arvind Kejriwal writes to L-G saying his concurrence not required 'on any matter,' seeks support for development of Delhi
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Arvind Kejriwal writes to L-G saying his concurrence not required 'on any matter,' seeks support for development of Delhi

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday wrote to Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal saying 'services' matter lies with the Council of ministers after officers refused to follow the AAP dispensation's order withdrawing powers of transfer and postings from the L-G.

Centre vs Delhi govt: Arvind Kejriwal fails to discern fine print of SC verdict, chooses conflict over conciliation
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Centre vs Delhi govt: Arvind Kejriwal fails to discern fine print of SC verdict, chooses conflict over conciliation

In their over-enthusiasm to claim victory, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and rest of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leadership failed to understand the fine print of Supreme Court (SC) verdict.

Supreme Court judgment on Delhi vs Centre reaffirms Constitution, but doesn't add to state govt's powers, writes Arun Jaitley
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Supreme Court judgment on Delhi vs Centre reaffirms Constitution, but doesn't add to state govt's powers, writes Arun Jaitley

A day after the Supreme Court ruled that the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi has no independent power to take decisions and is bound by the elected government's advice. A day later, senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley took to Facebook to pen down his thoughts

Delhi govt-Centre power tussle: SC has not resolved all issues fully, but has set framework for addressing them
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Delhi govt-Centre power tussle: SC has not resolved all issues fully, but has set framework for addressing them

Irrespective of who declares victory, this judgment will not resolve the current, ongoing tussle between the L-G and the AAP-ruled Delhi government

SC verdict on Delhi govt vs Centre: Capital back with citizens, now cooperative federalism must prove itself
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SC verdict on Delhi govt vs Centre: Capital back with citizens, now cooperative federalism must prove itself

Following the Supreme Court verdict on the power tussle between the Delhi government and the Centre, If any minister, legislator or actor in the political process is uncertain how to exercise his powers, he must choose the course of action that furthers the democratic choice of the people of Delhi

Supreme Court verdict on Delhi vs Centre settles age-old debate on city's statehood, but suffers lack of specificity
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Supreme Court verdict on Delhi vs Centre settles age-old debate on city's statehood, but suffers lack of specificity

The majority opinion, authored by the chief justice of the Supreme Court, did not enumerate a list of subjects upon which the L-G could differ and escalate the matter to the president

SC verdict on AAP-Centre power tussle updates: Manish Sisodia issues order shifting officers' appointment authority to Delhi govt
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SC verdict on AAP-Centre power tussle updates: Manish Sisodia issues order shifting officers' appointment authority to Delhi govt

With the Supreme Court verdict clarifying on the powers of the L-G and the Delhi government, schemes like the doorstep delivery of ration are expected to get a push.

SC says Delhi govt, not L-G, has real power: Verdict major fillip for AAP but now governance must take centre stage
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SC says Delhi govt, not L-G, has real power: Verdict major fillip for AAP but now governance must take centre stage

SC unanimously ruled that the elected government in Delhi has the real power, not L-G Anil Baijal. The verdict is no doubt a victory for AAP.

SC’s landmark judgment upholds principles of representative democracy, a win for AAP and people of Delhi
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SC’s landmark judgment upholds principles of representative democracy, a win for AAP and people of Delhi

Today, the Supreme Court of India (SC), in a landmark judgment, upheld the bedrock principles of a representative democracy.

Judgment lofty, but advice generic: Takeaways from SC verdict on Centre vs Delhi govt power tussle
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Judgment lofty, but advice generic: Takeaways from SC verdict on Centre vs Delhi govt power tussle

In a 535-page verdict, the Supreme Court attempted to end the friction between the Delhi government and the Centre's representative, the lieutenant-governor. On the face of it, the judgment seems to have rapped the L-G for some of the intransigent positions his office has taken, as claimed by the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government.

Arvind Kejriwal vs Anil Baijal: Waqf board to mohalla clinics, Delhi state govt and L-G locked horns on several issues
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Arvind Kejriwal vs Anil Baijal: Waqf board to mohalla clinics, Delhi state govt and L-G locked horns on several issues

Among the main points of contention between Arvind Kejriwal and the L-G's office was the argument that the latter was blocking many of the government's key schemes. Here are some of them

Supreme Court verdict in Delhi vs Centre power tussle is sound, but question of city's constitutionality remains
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Supreme Court verdict in Delhi vs Centre power tussle is sound, but question of city's constitutionality remains

The Supreme Court verdict says that Delhi's elected government has the real power, not the lieutenant-governor.