Arvind Kejriwal

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  • AAP government's policies on education failed: Ajay Maken

    AAP government's policies on education failed: Ajay Maken

    The Congress on Thursday slammed the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government for its "failed policies" on education, saying the number of students and its results have gone drastically down in last three years. "The claims of the AAP government that they......

    November 23, 2017
  • AAP govt has checked privatisation of education sector: Arvind Kejriwal

    AAP govt has checked privatisation of education sector: Arvind Kejriwal

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said his government kept under check the mushrooming of private schools by setting up state-run institutions that imparted quality education to poor children free of cost. The AAP dispensation has completely changed government......

    November 17, 2017
  • India’s gas chamber

    India’s gas chamber

    The quality of the air in the National Capital Region has assumed alarming proportions for the second year in succession. The action that has been initiated by the authorities has turned out to be too little, too late. It reaffirms......

    November 17, 2017
  • Can't put curbs on freedom of speech and expression: SC

    Can't put curbs on freedom of speech and expression: SC

    Filmmakers and writers should be allowed to enjoy freedom of speech and expression and there can't be curbs put on this, the Supreme Court said on Thursday as it rejected a petition seeking to block the release of film 'An Insignificant Man'......

    November 16, 2017
  • Four-fold hike in parking fee, ban on trucks rolled back

    Four-fold hike in parking fee, ban on trucks rolled back

    The four-fold hike in parking fee, aimed at to discourage private vehicles to ply on Delhi roads and force them to utilise public transport, and ban on construction activities, entry of trucks was rolled back on Thursday, according to Environment Pollution Control......

    November 16, 2017
  • Kejri’s Haryana visit media stunt to befool people: SAD

    Kejri’s Haryana visit media stunt to befool people: SAD

    The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Wednesday termed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener and Delhi Chief Minister  Arvind Kejriwal’s visit to Chandigarh to meet Haryana CM on the issue of stubble burning as "a sinister media stunt" aimed at befooling......

    November 16, 2017
  • Stubble burning: Punjab seeks viable solutions for farmers

    Stubble burning: Punjab seeks viable solutions for farmers

    Even as Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh didn't meet Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on the issue of pollution caused by stubble burning, the state government believes making farmers give up the practice requires viable solutions. While the Amarinder Singh government......

    November 16, 2017
  • Haryana, Delhi join hands to tackle menace of air pollution in Delhi, NCR

    Haryana, Delhi join hands to tackle menace of air pollution in Delhi, NCR

    To check air pollution in Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR), Manohar Lal Khattar-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Haryana and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi headed by Arvind Kejriwal have reached a consensus. After an hour-long......

    November 15, 2017
  • Delhi government prepares short-term plan to tackle pollution

    Delhi government prepares short-term plan to tackle pollution

    Under attack from the opposition for not spending a single penny in 2017 out of the Rs 787 crore collected as environment cess, the Delhi government on Wednesday said it has prepared a one-year short-term plan to tackle air pollution,......

    November 15, 2017
  • 'Of Rs 787cr green cess collected in 2017, Delhi has spent nil'

    'Of Rs 787cr green cess collected in 2017, Delhi has spent nil'

    Amidst the city's fight against pollution, an RTI revelation on Wednesday put the Delhi government "in a spot" after it failed to specify its utilisation of the Rs 787 crore green cess collected during 2017. The Delhi government -- in......

    November 15, 2017
  • Delhi pollution: Khattar, Kejriwal pledge to fight smog in 2018

    Delhi pollution: Khattar, Kejriwal pledge to fight smog in 2018

    Chief Ministers Manohar Lal Khattar of Haryana and Arvind Kejriwal of Delhi on Wednesday met for nearly 90 minutes here and agreed to take steps to prevent a repeat of smog in the National Capital Region (NCR) next year. "We......

    November 15, 2017
  • Kejriwal-LG fight intensifies

    Kejriwal-LG fight intensifies

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday accused Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal of "disrupting an elected government". "Isn't LG disrupting an elected government by encouraging officers not to show files to Ministers? "Why are files related to teachers being hidden......

    November 15, 2017
  • Kejriwal to meet Khattar over pollution

    Kejriwal to meet Khattar over pollution

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal left for Haryana on Wednesday to meet Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar and discuss the issue of stubble burning and air pollution. Kejriwal in a tweet said he along with Delhi Environment Minister Imran Hussain,......

    November 15, 2017