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Amid anti-CAA protests, Delhi L-G extends police's detention powers under NSA; law allows cops to hold a person for 12 months sans trial
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Amid anti-CAA protests, Delhi L-G extends police's detention powers under NSA; law allows cops to hold a person for 12 months sans trial

The Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal has extended the Delhi Police's detention powers under the National Security Act, 1980, for a three-month period between 19 January and 18 April, The Leaflet reported

280 dengue cases recorded in Delhi in past week; authorities find mosquito breeding in over 2 lakh households
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280 dengue cases recorded in Delhi in past week; authorities find mosquito breeding in over 2 lakh households

According to the report, there has been one death due to dengue this year till 10 November. At least 1,114 cases were reported in October alone in Delhi.

Delhi L-G holding elected state government to ransom is travesty of principle of democratic governance
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Delhi L-G holding elected state government to ransom is travesty of principle of democratic governance

The argument that Delhi’s government cannot be vested with full responsibilities falls flat in the face of examples and experiences from the world over.

Congress' refusal to support AAP in tussle with L-G effectively makes it BJP's B-team in Delhi
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Congress' refusal to support AAP in tussle with L-G effectively makes it BJP's B-team in Delhi

The stance of the Congress on the tussle between the AAP government and the Centre underlines its philosophy of supporting the BJP when it suits its objectives.

Delhi chief secretary assault case: Anshu Prakash can't challenge House panel proceedings, Speaker tells HC
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Delhi chief secretary assault case: Anshu Prakash can't challenge House panel proceedings, Speaker tells HC

Prakash has challenged the privilege committee notice directing him to appear before it for skipping a meeting on 20 February,

Delhi L-G doesn't sit on files as alleged by AAP govt: Centre tells SC
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Delhi L-G doesn't sit on files as alleged by AAP govt: Centre tells SC

Responding to the persistent allegation of delay on the part of the Delhi L-G, the ASG said "in last three years, 96 percent files or proposals have been cleared within 2-3 days of receipt by the Lieutenant Governor".

Delhi smog: Trucks, heavy vehicles banned from entering state till Sunday as authorities look to curb pollution
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Delhi smog: Trucks, heavy vehicles banned from entering state till Sunday as authorities look to curb pollution

Entry points on the national capital's borders will be sealed by the Delhi Police for trucks, except those carrying essential items

BJP slams AAP for appointing Congress leader P Chidambaram to represent Delhi govt in Supreme Court
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BJP slams AAP for appointing Congress leader P Chidambaram to represent Delhi govt in Supreme Court

BJP attacked AAP government in Delhi for appointing former P Chidambaram to appear for it in SC in a case to decide Delhi's administrative head case

AAP accuses L-G Anil Baijal of trying to scuttle Delhi assembly's house committees
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AAP accuses L-G Anil Baijal of trying to scuttle Delhi assembly's house committees

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday accused Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal of trying to "scuttle" the assembly's house committees

PMO took 'exceptional' interest in Delhi's governance after Arvind Kejriwal became CM in 2015: Report
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PMO took 'exceptional' interest in Delhi's governance after Arvind Kejriwal became CM in 2015: Report

While on one hand, the Arvind Kejriwal dispensation, repeatedly accused Jung of "stalling" governance on behest of Modi, Jung steadfastly maintained that he was merely following the constitution.

Anil Baijal to take oath as Delhi L-G on 31 December; AAP hopes for better ties
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Anil Baijal to take oath as Delhi L-G on 31 December; AAP hopes for better ties

Delhi Tourism and Culture Minister Kapil Mishra welcomed Baijal's appointment and said he was hopeful of cooperation from the new Lt. Governor

Anil Baijal to be Delhi L-G after Pranab Mukherjee accepts Najeeb Jung's resignation
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Anil Baijal to be Delhi L-G after Pranab Mukherjee accepts Najeeb Jung's resignation

Anil Baijal has been the union home secretary in previous NDA governemnt led by Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Najeeb Jung resignation: Arvind Kejriwal could consider this a victory, but should he?
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Najeeb Jung resignation: Arvind Kejriwal could consider this a victory, but should he?

Contrary to his academic background, and calm persona, Jung had been involved in a long running dispute with Kejriwal.

After controversy over DCW chief, AAP says L-G 'acting as extension of central govt'
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After controversy over DCW chief, AAP says L-G 'acting as extension of central govt'

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) alleged that the central government through the L-G's office is trying to undermine the democratic mandate of the people of Delhi.

Minority should be decided by economic background, not religion: Delhi L-G Najeeb Jung
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Minority should be decided by economic background, not religion: Delhi L-G Najeeb Jung

Economic background of a person should tell about someone being a minority and not his or her religion or caste, Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung said.

Kejriwal asks Delhi LG to make public BJP's formal stand on govt formation
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Kejriwal asks Delhi LG to make public BJP's formal stand on govt formation

As Delhi Lieutenant Governor began the consultation process to end the political uncertainty in the capital, Kejriwal sought to know from him BJP's "stand".

#KejriwalQuotes: Twitter reacts to the recent statements by the AAP leader
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#KejriwalQuotes: Twitter reacts to the recent statements by the AAP leader

Twitter reacted to the recent statements and accusations made by AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal.

Congress slams Najeeb Jung for seeking govt formation in Delhi, says polls only way
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Congress slams Najeeb Jung for seeking govt formation in Delhi, says polls only way

Taking a dig at Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung, Congress said it was surprising that he was exploring the possibility of government formation in Delhi.

Delhi: BJP welcomes restarting of e-rickshaws in the city
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Delhi: BJP welcomes restarting of e-rickshaws in the city

Delhi unit of BJP on Wednesday welcomed the gazette notification by Ministry of Road Transport and Highways on restarting operation of e-rickshaws.