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In Delhi assembly, AAP govt wins confidence vote amid walkout by BJP MLAs
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In Delhi assembly, AAP govt wins confidence vote amid walkout by BJP MLAs

All the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs present in the House voted in favour of the motion as expected, while there was no vote against it due to the absence of BJP legislators

BJP MLAs end protest at Delhi Assembly, decide to hit streets against AAP govt's 'corruption'
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BJP MLAs end protest at Delhi Assembly, decide to hit streets against AAP govt's 'corruption'

The BJP MLAs were marshalled out of the House for the third day amid multiple adjournments and sloganeering by the leaders of both the ruling AAP and BJP

Explained: AAP's overnight protests against L-G outside Delhi Assembly
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Explained: AAP's overnight protests against L-G outside Delhi Assembly

The AAP and BJP carried out dharnas outside the Delhi Assembly. While the Kejriwal-led party demanded the resignation of L-G VK Saxena for allegedly perpetrating a scam when he was chairman of the Khadi Village Industries Board, the BJP called for action against Manish Sisodia and Satyendar Jain

AAP, BJP hold overnight protest on Delhi Assembly premises
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AAP, BJP hold overnight protest on Delhi Assembly premises

Hours after the AAP announced its night-long sit-in against the LG, BJP MLAs also started an overnight dharna on the Assembly premises demanding the sacking of Manish Sisodia and Satyendar Jain over alleged corruption

A pay hike for Delhi MLAs: How much do legislators in the Capital make? What about other states?
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A pay hike for Delhi MLAs: How much do legislators in the Capital make? What about other states?

The Delhi Assembly passed five bills increasing the salary and allowances of the legislators from Rs 54,000 to Rs 90,000 per month. MLAs in Telangana and Maharashtra receive much more — Rs 2.5 lakh and Rs 2.3 lakh respectively

Delhi Assembly passes bills to hike salaries of its members
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Delhi Assembly passes bills to hike salaries of its members

Five different bills were tabled for the hike in salaries of ministers, MLAs, chief whip, Speaker and Deputy Speaker, and Leader of Opposition in the Assembly, which were passed by the members. These bills will now be sent for President's approval

Ruckus in Delhi Assembly, BJP members marshalled out
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Ruckus in Delhi Assembly, BJP members marshalled out

The ruckus took place after AAP's Malviya Nagar MLA Bharti said that the RSS and the BJP were opposing installation of the high-mast tricolour at the Surya Sen Park in Malviya Nagar

Delhi riots: SC rejects Facebook India head's plea against summons by Assembly panel
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Delhi riots: SC rejects Facebook India head's plea against summons by Assembly panel

However, the three-judge bench stressed that Facebook can't be compelled to answer on the issues of law and order and criminal prosecution, which come under Central government's territory

Delhi Assembly's Budget Session to be held from 8 to 16 March
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Delhi Assembly's Budget Session to be held from 8 to 16 March

The Budget for 2021-22 is expected to focus on health, basic infrastructure and transport, said senior officials

Will not interfere in farmers' protest, says SC; NCP demands special Parliament session, Tomar writes letter
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Will not interfere in farmers' protest, says SC; NCP demands special Parliament session, Tomar writes letter

A farmer from Punjab was found dead near the Tikri border on Thursday morning while the key routes on Delhi borders remained closed on the 22nd day of the farmers agitation

No coercive action against Facebook India VP, SC tells Delhi Assembly panel; next hearing on 15 Oct
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No coercive action against Facebook India VP, SC tells Delhi Assembly panel; next hearing on 15 Oct

This directive comes a day after Mohan filed a plea in the apex court challenging a fresh summons to appear before a Delhi Assembly panel on peace and harmony probing allegations that the social media giant failed to take action against hate speech.

Delhi conducting more COVID-19 tests than any other part of the world, Arvind Kejriwal says in Assembly
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Delhi conducting more COVID-19 tests than any other part of the world, Arvind Kejriwal says in Assembly

Kejriwal said that around 60,000 tests for detection of COVID-19 are being conducted in Delhi daily, which means that 3,000 tests are being conducted per day per million

Delhi Assembly panel to summon Facebook officials over 'inaction' against hate speech
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Delhi Assembly panel to summon Facebook officials over 'inaction' against hate speech

The development comes in the backdrop of WSJ report claiming that Facebook India executives stopped a permanent ban on a BJP MLA from Telangana for his 'communally-charged' posts

Delhi Assembly passes Rs 65,000-crore Budget for 2020-21, sets aside Rs 50 crore to deal with coronavirus outbreak
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Delhi Assembly passes Rs 65,000-crore Budget for 2020-21, sets aside Rs 50 crore to deal with coronavirus outbreak

In the budget presented in the House by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, the Delhi government set aside Rs 50 crore to deal with the coronavirus outbreak.

AAP moves resolution against implementation of NPR in Delhi; procedure will impact all, Gopal Rai tells Assembly
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AAP moves resolution against implementation of NPR in Delhi; procedure will impact all, Gopal Rai tells Assembly

Gopal Rai said the NPR and NRC are not only meant for a 'particular religion' but will also impact the majority population

Exclusive: We worked on finding solutions to problems of Delhi, no point focusing on Left and Right, says Atishi on AAP's election victory
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Exclusive: We worked on finding solutions to problems of Delhi, no point focusing on Left and Right, says Atishi on AAP's election victory

AAP leader Atishi, who won the Kalkaji Assembly constituency in the recently concluded Delhi election, speaks to Firstpost about running a development-based campaigned amid the divisive and polarised politics over Shaheen Bagh

AAP's poll victory is emphatic but Delhi model needs massive rejig before Arvind Kejriwal can go full throttle with his national ambitions
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AAP's poll victory is emphatic but Delhi model needs massive rejig before Arvind Kejriwal can go full throttle with his national ambitions

Delhi granting Arvind Kejriwal a successful third innings despite several mistakes and setbacks in his eight-year-long political career, have set off expectations that he might just be the dark knight of alternate politics in India.

Arvind Kejriwal to be sworn in as Delhi CM for third time on 16 Feb at Ramlila Maidan; Cabinet to retain ministers from last Assembly
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Arvind Kejriwal to be sworn in as Delhi CM for third time on 16 Feb at Ramlila Maidan; Cabinet to retain ministers from last Assembly

After a resounding victory in Delhi Assembly elections, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal is set to take oath as the Chief Minister of Delhi on 16 February, Sunday according to multiple reports

Matiala Election Result 2020 LIVE Updates | Delhi Assembly Elections; Constituency, Party, Candidate Name Wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing
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Matiala Election Result 2020 LIVE Updates | Delhi Assembly Elections; Constituency, Party, Candidate Name Wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing

Matiala Delhi Assembly Constituency Election Results 2020 Live Updates - Read Matiala constituency vidhan sabha chunav latest news, party, constituency, candidate name wise winner, loser, leading, trailing live updates online at Firstpost.com.

Uttam Nagar Election Result 2020 LIVE Updates | Delhi Assembly Elections; Constituency, Party, Candidate Name Wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing
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Uttam Nagar Election Result 2020 LIVE Updates | Delhi Assembly Elections; Constituency, Party, Candidate Name Wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing

Uttam Nagar Delhi Assembly Constituency Election Results 2020 Live Updates - Read Uttam Nagar constituency vidhan sabha chunav latest news, party, constituency, candidate name wise winner, loser, leading, trailing live updates online at Firstpost.com.