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EC's efficacy in enforcing MCC comes into doubt with NaMo TV, biased Doordarshan and angry bureaucrats
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EC's efficacy in enforcing MCC comes into doubt with NaMo TV, biased Doordarshan and angry bureaucrats

Complaints, criticisms against NaMo TV has been going on for several days now finally prompting the EC to finally direct the Delhi chief electoral officer to get its contents pre-verified by the media certification and monitoring committee

Delhi govt reconstitutes Waqf Board: AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan named as member; chairman to be elected on 5 September
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Delhi govt reconstitutes Waqf Board: AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan named as member; chairman to be elected on 5 September

Delhi government on Monday reconstituted the Delhi Waqf Board and AAP MLA and its former chairman Amanatullah Khan is among those named as its members.

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

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

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

Delhi Waqf Board likely to be re-constituted with seven-member panel in a month
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Delhi Waqf Board likely to be re-constituted with seven-member panel in a month

The process to re-constitute the Delhi Waqf Board, which was dissolved last year, had begun and the seven-member panel might be formed in the next one month, a government official said on Sunday.

President Pranab Mukherjee not in favour of two executive authorities in state, says Hamid Ansari
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President Pranab Mukherjee not in favour of two executive authorities in state, says Hamid Ansari

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Sunday said outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee had last week told "there cannot be two functional executive authorities in a state".

Kumar Vishwas skips Arvind Kejriwal's Iftar party, sparks rumours of fresh internal conflict
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Kumar Vishwas skips Arvind Kejriwal's Iftar party, sparks rumours of fresh internal conflict

Aam Aadmi Party leader (AAP) Kumar Vishwas did not attend an Iftar party organised by the Delhi government on Friday.

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.

Aam Aadmi Party slapped with a fine of Rs 27 lakh for 'unauthorised occupation' of office
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Aam Aadmi Party slapped with a fine of Rs 27 lakh for 'unauthorised occupation' of office

The PWD department of the Delhi government has slapped a fine of Rs 27 lakh on AAP for "unauthorised occupation" of the party office.

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.

AAP in crisis: Delhi ACB to record sacked minister Kapil Mishra's statement
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AAP in crisis: Delhi ACB to record sacked minister Kapil Mishra's statement

The Anti-Corruption Branch on Monday said it will record sacked Delhi minister Kapil Mishra's detailed statement after he alleged that Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had influenced the probe into a Rs 400 crore tanker scam.

Congress writes to Delhi L-G Anil Baijal seeking prosecution of Arvind Kejriwal for corruption
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Congress writes to Delhi L-G Anil Baijal seeking prosecution of Arvind Kejriwal for corruption

The Congress on Monday wrote to Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal to demand the prosecution of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his ministers on the basis of the Shunglu committee report.

BJP govt 'complacent' to act against Arvind Kejriwal on Shunglu report: Congress
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BJP govt 'complacent' to act against Arvind Kejriwal on Shunglu report: Congress

The Shunglu Committee, which was formed by former Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to examine over 400 files on decisions taken by the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP regime in Delhi, had in November 2016 submitted its report to the lieutenant governor's office.

Shunglu committee report shows Arvind Kejriwal treats his personal discretion as law in Delhi
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Shunglu committee report shows Arvind Kejriwal treats his personal discretion as law in Delhi

Shunglu Committee report is yet another reminder that for Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, rule of law means that his personal discretion is law in Delhi.

Shunglu panel report: Committee finds 'gross misuse of power' by Arvind Kejriwal government
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Shunglu panel report: Committee finds 'gross misuse of power' by Arvind Kejriwal government

Delhi's former Liutenant Governor Najeeb Jung had set up a three-member committee to examine the decisions taken by the Aam Admi Party Party (AAP) government and the committee has alleged "gross misuse of power" by the state government.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's alleged spy unit comes under CBI scanner
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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's alleged spy unit comes under CBI scanner

It was Delhi's former L-G Najeeb Jung who first talked about the existence of a spy unit run by Arvind Kejriwal's Delhi government and expressed his doubts over its operations.