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Feb 03, 2020
In first rally for Delhi polls, Narendra Modi reiterates BJP's pitch to regularise unauthorised colonies and slams AAP, Congress over anti-CAA protestsPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed his first poll rally ahead of the Delhi Assembly election scheduled for 8 February and appealed to voters to "shun the politics of hate" and focus on development. Amid sustained nationwide protests against the "discriminatory" Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), Modi said that various demonstrations against the contentious law in the National Capital were "politically motivated" and part of a "conspiracy".
Dec 25, 2019
BJP centres pitch on unauthorised colonies' regularisation as AAP focuses on govt's achievements ahead of Delhi Assembly pollsWith the stage set for the Delhi Assembly elections and poll dates likely to be announced soon, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) sounded the poll bugle by releasing the Arvind Kejriwl-led government's report card for the last five years
Oct 24, 2019
Residents of Delhi’s unauthorised colonies hail Centre's decision to approve regulations recognising their ownership rightsThe decision is applicable to 1,797 identified unauthorised colonies that are inhabited by lower-income group society
Jul 18, 2019
Centre gives nod to regularise 'kutcha' colonies in Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal says residents will get ownership rights soonDelhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said Centre has agreed to regularise unauthorised colonies. They have agreed to authorise the 'Kutcha' colonies," he said while addressing a press conference. There are over 1700 unauthorised colonies in the national capital.
Mar 12, 2019
Centre constitutes fresh committee to look at Delhi's 'unauthorised colonies', but lack of political will could hamper effortOne reason for the politicisation of the issue is playing on the uncertainty of the voters who live in the hope that one day, a Delhi government will declare them the owners of the houses.
Feb 23, 2019
Sheila Dikshit castigates Delhi govt over delay in regularising unauthorised colonies, targets AAP over its core vote bankThere are over 1,700 unauthorised colonies in Delhi, and they have a a population of over five million. They have a lot of influence on politics in the capital.
Apr 12, 2015
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal demands funds from Centre for unauthorised coloniesReaching out to the residents of unauthorised colonies, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday pressed the Centre to release more funds for the city's development and said that the "paltry" tax share it receives currently was not sufficient.
Jan 07, 2015
Delhi's unauthorised colonies: Big poll agenda, but regularisation remains a dreamAs as Delhi stares at another assembly election, the issue of regularisation for unauthorised colonies has been revived and replayed for maximum public effect.
Jan 02, 2015
BJP to benefit in 27 Delhi seats after regularisation of 895 coloniesAccording to the party survey conducted between 30 and 31 December, Narendra Modi government's decision to approve ordinance to regularise 895 unauthorised colonies will benefit the BJP and it may win 25 to 27 Assembly seats.
Aug 21, 2014
Delhi's unauthorised colonies: Is Centre's regularisation action plan a political gimmick?While there is consensus across party lines on the need to regularise, the handling of the process by successive governments has raised serious doubts about the political and administrative commitment to clean up the mess.