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Delhi Jal Board will provide free safety kits to all sanitation workers in city, says Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal
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Delhi Jal Board will provide free safety kits to all sanitation workers in city, says Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has announced that Delhi Jal Board will be providing one free safety kit each to all sanitation workers in the national capital. The Delhi Chief Minister on Monday said that his government will ensure that no sewer deaths take place in Delhi.

NHRC issues notice to Delhi chief secy, police commissioner after two men die while cleaning septic tank in Rohini; hauls up state govt
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NHRC issues notice to Delhi chief secy, police commissioner after two men die while cleaning septic tank in Rohini; hauls up state govt

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued a notice to the Delhi Chief Secretary and Police Commissioner after two men died while cleaning the septic tank. The notices were issued by the commission after taking suo motu cognizance of media reports regarding the death of two labourers.

Arvind Kejriwal's AAP a shell of its lofty vision: Opportunistic party that decried Congress during political entry now seeks tie-up
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Arvind Kejriwal's AAP a shell of its lofty vision: Opportunistic party that decried Congress during political entry now seeks tie-up

AAP had been critical of both the BJP and the Congress leadership and if it joins hands with the grand old party to stop BJP, it would turn out to be the case of another 'unholy alliance' put together to counter the common rival

New Delhi gets first round-the-clock veterinary hospital in Tis Hazari; govt promises similar facility in all eleven districts
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New Delhi gets first round-the-clock veterinary hospital in Tis Hazari; govt promises similar facility in all eleven districts

A round-the-clock facility for providing medical care to animals in the national capital was launched at a veterinary hospital in Tiz Hazari area by Delhi Development Minister Gopal Rai.

'Hope to have same working relations with Centre as Delhi govt has with Nitin Gadkari,' says Arvind Kejriwal
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'Hope to have same working relations with Centre as Delhi govt has with Nitin Gadkari,' says Arvind Kejriwal

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said that Union minister Nitin Gadkari has showered more love on the Delhi government than maybe on his own partymen, and hoped the AAP dispensation would have the same working relations with the Centre that it shared with the BJP leader.

Rahul Gandhi attacks Narendra Modi and Arvind Kejriwal in tweet, says while Delhi CM sits on dharna, PM turns blind eye
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Rahul Gandhi attacks Narendra Modi and Arvind Kejriwal in tweet, says while Delhi CM sits on dharna, PM turns blind eye

As Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's weeklong protest at Lieutenant General Anil Baijal's office entered the eighth day, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi tweeted about it blaming both, Kejriwal and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, for the ongoing standoff.

Magisterial enquiry into Shopian firing: Activists call probes in Jammu and Kashmir a farce, urge govt not to be a roadblock
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Magisterial enquiry into Shopian firing: Activists call probes in Jammu and Kashmir a farce, urge govt not to be a roadblock

Jammu and Kashmir government may have ordered a magisterial enquiry into the killings of two youngsters in Shopian district on Saturday but everyone, including the government, knows such probes are merely an "eyewash" meant to prolong the agony of victims and their families by setting up obstacles in their pursuit of justice.

Delhi govt appoints nodal officers to address people's grievances on financial assistance scheme
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Delhi govt appoints nodal officers to address people's grievances on financial assistance scheme

The social welfare department of the Delhi government has appointed nodal officers in every assembly constituency to address people's grievances relating to its financial assistance scheme

Delhi govt to bear treatment cost of victims of road accidents, acid attacks in private hospitals
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Delhi govt to bear treatment cost of victims of road accidents, acid attacks in private hospitals

The Delhi government will bear the cost of treatment of victims of road accidents and acid attacks at government and private hospitals under a new scheme approved by the Cabinet on Wednesday

Arvind Kejriwal launches coaching scheme for SC, ST students preparing for competitive exams
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Arvind Kejriwal launches coaching scheme for SC, ST students preparing for competitive exams

Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday launched a scheme under which free entrance coaching will be provided for Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) students preparing for civil services

Delhi govt bars schools from allowing outsiders on premises to ensure students' safety
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Delhi govt bars schools from allowing outsiders on premises to ensure students' safety

The Delhi government has directed all schools in the national capital to ban the "entry or stay" of outsiders on their campuses to ensure safety of students.

Delhi govt imposes blanket ban on manual cleaning of sewers, offenders to be booked under culpable homicide
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Delhi govt imposes blanket ban on manual cleaning of sewers, offenders to be booked under culpable homicide

The directions came after Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Monday called a high-level meeting over deaths during sewer cleaning

Manish Sisodia blames bureaucrats and L-G office of hiding information, obstructing government schemes
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Manish Sisodia blames bureaucrats and L-G office of hiding information, obstructing government schemes

In a leaked order, both Manish Sisodia and Satyender Jain mentioned that several matters of urgent and great public importance were dealt behind the back of the Arvind Kejriwal-led government in Delhi

PWD scam: ACB asked to file status report on three FIRs registered against Arvind Kejriwal
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PWD scam: ACB asked to file status report on three FIRs registered against Arvind Kejriwal

A court on Monday directed Delhi's Anti-Corruption Branch to submit a status report on three FIRs registered over alleged irregularities in the Public Works Department (PWD) works against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and others.

AAP cries foul after CBI questions Manish Sisodia, says motive is to harass Arvind Kejriwal govt
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AAP cries foul after CBI questions Manish Sisodia, says motive is to harass Arvind Kejriwal govt

“If Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Centre can do it, why Arvind Kejriwal and his democratically-elected government in Delhi can’t?” This is the question Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government is asking, in relation to communicating with citizens on social media.

BJP MLAs meet Rajnath Singh, demand dismissal of Arvind Kejriwal govt
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BJP MLAs meet Rajnath Singh, demand dismissal of Arvind Kejriwal govt

A delegation of Delhi BJP MLAs met Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday and demanded "dismissal" of the Kejriwal government for its alleged misgovernance and corruption.

AAP cabinet changes: Transport to Kailash Gahlot, Rajender Pal Gautam gets water ministry
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AAP cabinet changes: Transport to Kailash Gahlot, Rajender Pal Gautam gets water ministry

Hours after the President gave nod to the appointment of Kailash Gahlot and Rajender Pal Gautam as ministers in the AAP government, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal effected major changes in the portfolio allocating key responsibilities to his new colleagues.

Kapil Mishra hurls allegations against Arvind Kejriwal: Steals the show, but charges remain unoriginal
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Kapil Mishra hurls allegations against Arvind Kejriwal: Steals the show, but charges remain unoriginal

Former minister Kapil Mishra contributed his bit to the noise pollution in Delhi on Friday. He occupied television space for about half-an-hour. He made a PowerPoint presentation. And he uttered brave, dire words against Arvind Kejriwal.

Tanker scam: ACB questions Arvind Kejriwal's private secretary for more than 3 hours
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Tanker scam: ACB questions Arvind Kejriwal's private secretary for more than 3 hours

The Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) on Wednesday questioned Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's private secretary for more than three hours in connection with its probe in the alleged Rs 400 crore tanker scam.