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2012 Delhi gangrape: L-G Anil Baijal recommends rejecting mercy plea of convict Vinay Sharma; victim's mother rues 'endless wait for justice'
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2012 Delhi gangrape: L-G Anil Baijal recommends rejecting mercy plea of convict Vinay Sharma; victim's mother rues 'endless wait for justice'

The development comes a day after the Delhi government recommended rejection of the mercy petition of Vinay Sharma.

Satya Pal Malik likely to become first Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, say reports
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Satya Pal Malik likely to become first Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, say reports

Satya Pal Malik is likely to become the first Lieutenant Governor (L-G) for both Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.

'Will Kejriwal find another excuse for lethargy?': BJP welcomes SC verdict on Delhi turf war, asks AAP govt to humbly accept it
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'Will Kejriwal find another excuse for lethargy?': BJP welcomes SC verdict on Delhi turf war, asks AAP govt to humbly accept it

People of Delhi will continue to suffer, AAP spokesperson Saurabh Bharadwaj told reporters after the Supreme Court's verdict on Thursday.

'Lieutenant-governor has power to nominate': Supreme Court upholds nomination of three Puducherry MLAs by Kiran Bedi
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'Lieutenant-governor has power to nominate': Supreme Court upholds nomination of three Puducherry MLAs by Kiran Bedi

The decision comes after the Congress party challenged the decision saying that Bedi should have consulted the ruling party before the nomination of the three legislators.

Congress, DMK MLAs raise privilege issue against Puducherry L-G Kiran Bedi for 'derogatory remarks' against Assembly
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Congress, DMK MLAs raise privilege issue against Puducherry L-G Kiran Bedi for 'derogatory remarks' against Assembly

Seven of the 15 Congress MLAs and one of the two DMK members signed the memorandum alleging that the Kiran Bedi had made comments and issued statements that "are derogatory in nature and cause slur on the privilege of the members and the house as a whole."

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.

AAP says it has received 1.53 lakh signatures supporting campaign for full statehood to Delhi
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AAP says it has received 1.53 lakh signatures supporting campaign for full statehood to Delhi

On 1 July, the AAP had launched a signature campaign 'Dilli Maange Apna Haq' (Delhi demands its right) for getting full statehood to Delhi.

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.

Doorstep delivery of rations approved, says Arvind Kejriwal; instructs food department to implement immediately
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Doorstep delivery of rations approved, says Arvind Kejriwal; instructs food department to implement immediately

To solve widespread corruption in the PDS system, the Arvind Kejriwal cabinet had approved of a ‘Doorstep delivery of rations’ scheme to ensure doorstep delivery of monthly ration to beneficiaries on a timely basis.

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.

Full text: Elected govt has real power, rules Supreme Court on Arvind Kejriwal-Centre power tussle in Delhi
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Full text: Elected govt has real power, rules Supreme Court on Arvind Kejriwal-Centre power tussle in Delhi

In its over 500-page judgment, a five-member bench led by Chief Justice Dipak Misra made several observations on the power tussle between the Arvind Kejriwal government in Delhi and L-G Anil Bajial, representing the Centre. Here's the full text of the judgment

SC verdict on AAP-Centre power tussle: Key flashpoints between L-Gs Najeeb Jung, Anil Baijal and Arvind Kejriwal
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SC verdict on AAP-Centre power tussle: Key flashpoints between L-Gs Najeeb Jung, Anil Baijal and Arvind Kejriwal

With the Supreme Court set to give its judgment on who will be the administrative head of Delhi, Firstpost takes a look at some of the key flashpoints between the Arvind Kejriwal government and Delhi L-Gs

Manish Sisodia, Satyendar Jain discharged from hospital; Delhi ministers expected to return to work today
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Manish Sisodia, Satyendar Jain discharged from hospital; Delhi ministers expected to return to work today

Manish Sisodia and Satyendar Jain had been on a hunger strike as part of their protest at the Delhi L-G's office with Arvind Kejriwal.

AAP leaders take to Delhi streets to protest 'IAS officers' strike', say they will stop only after full statehood is granted
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AAP leaders take to Delhi streets to protest 'IAS officers' strike', say they will stop only after full statehood is granted

Delhi on Sunday witnessed a massive show of strength by the ruling Aam Aadmi Party, as thousands of people gathered on the streets of the national capital.

Delhi's toxic air is now a perennial problem; experts say afforestation, controlling emissions key to curbing pollution
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Delhi's toxic air is now a perennial problem; experts say afforestation, controlling emissions key to curbing pollution

The phenomenon of air pollution in Delhi is no longer confined to the winter months, but is a reality that people have to face round the year.

Arvind Kejriwal's sit-in protest: Delhi CM releases video from L-G's office, warns Narendra Modi of door-to-door campaign
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Arvind Kejriwal's sit-in protest: Delhi CM releases video from L-G's office, warns Narendra Modi of door-to-door campaign

Kejriwal said on Friday that AAP will go home-to-home to collect 10 lakh signatures, demanding full statehood for Delhi and submit the petition to PM.

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.

AAP's sit-in protest: Kejriwal writes to Modi, asks for help to end IAS 'strike'; party to hold candle march at Rajpath
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AAP's sit-in protest: Kejriwal writes to Modi, asks for help to end IAS 'strike'; party to hold candle march at Rajpath

Arvind Kejriwal wrote a letter to Narendra Modi on Thursday, imploring him to take stock of the crisis in Delhi, as the AAP's protest entered day four.

Arvind Kejriwal’s surprising promise: AAP chief says his party will campaign for BJP if Delhi is granted full statehood
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Arvind Kejriwal’s surprising promise: AAP chief says his party will campaign for BJP if Delhi is granted full statehood

Arvind Kejriwal said residents will want the BJP to leave the city if it did not grant Delhi full statehood.