North India

  • Arvind Kejriwal
    Mar 30, 2015 19:36 IST

    Yadav may be removed as AAP spokesperson, Kejriwal says all is well

    Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that the Aam Aadmi Party was doing alright.

  • Bharat Singh, Delhi
    Mar 30, 2015 08:08 IST

    Former MLA shot dead in south west Delhi, 2 associates injured

    Former INLD MLA Bharat Singh was shot dead and two of his associates critically injured when some unidentified persons opened indiscriminate fire at them in south west Delhi's Najafgarh area in Delhi on Sunday evening.

  • Money rescue
    Mar 29, 2015 14:38 IST

    NDMC turns to 'power-fencing' for keeping monkeys away

    Unsuccessful in dealing with the monkey menace in the areas under its jurisdiction despite having spent lakhs of rupees for the same, NDMC has now decided to go for 'power fencing' or 'simian tape' to keep them away.

  • Yamuna, pollution
    Mar 29, 2015 10:56 IST

    Yamuna restoration: NGT warns authorities of coercive steps

    The National Green Tribunal has warned authorities in Delhi of "coercive steps" including attachment of accounts and imprisonment for not implementing its orders on keeping Yamuna clean.

  • Bomb
    Mar 29, 2015 10:53 IST

    Delhi Police plan to launch web app for its beat constables

    In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of 'SMART policing', Delhi Police is working on a web-based app for its beat constables to reduce paperwork and make them more efficient.

  • Arvind Kejriwal
    Mar 29, 2015 02:23 IST

    AAP infighting hurting governance, Kejriwal govt image hit: Polls

    AAP founder members Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, who had challenged Arvind Kejriwal's leadership, were on Saturday removed from the party's powerful national executive by an overwhelming majority at the national council meet, a move slammed as "murder of democracy" by the duo.

  • Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadav
    Mar 29, 2015 00:40 IST

    Miffed Lokpal shoots off letter after being asked to skip AAP meet

    Hours before the AAP national council was to meet on Saturday, founder member Yogendra Yadav made public a letter written by Aam Aadmi Party’s internal lokpal Admiral Ramdas to the party leadership, in which the former Navy chief expressed surprise over the party asking him not to attend the meet to “avoid confrontation”.

  • Yogendra Yadav
    Mar 29, 2015 00:24 IST

    AAP rift wide open: Bhushan, Yadav weigh support, delay call on walking out of party

    Even as the rift in the party kept widening during the last one month, party leader Yogendra Yadav persistently expressed his optimism “will neither leave the party nor break it”. On Saturday, he admitted this optimism had “definitely suffered a setback”.

  • Yogendra Yadav
    Mar 28, 2015 23:48 IST

    State units stand divided over AAP duel

    The expulsion of AAP founder members Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from the party’s powerful national executive on Saturday appeared to have had an immediate fallout in several state units where the fledgling party seems to have split into two antagonistic groups.

  • AAP meet
    Mar 28, 2015 22:36 IST

    Yadav had 'begged for graceful exit' after being exposed: Ashutosh

    Senior AAP leader Ashutosh on Saturday claimed that Yogendra Yadav, who was ousted from the party's National Executive, had asked Arvind Kejriwal for a "graceful exit" from the party after he was allegedly caught tarnishing the party's image by planting stories in the media.

  • A farmer
    Mar 28, 2015 12:25 IST

    Farmers in Barmer feel process of granting relief helping only few

    Farmers of Barmer district were first hit by drought, then unseasonal rainfall and now insensitive government relief norms which only help a small section of farmers, according to agriculture activists and experts. According to the district crop assessment report, 1,416 villages in Barmer have been affected by the recent rain.

  • Yogendra Yadav
    Mar 28, 2015 09:41 IST

    Yadav, Bhushan sacked from AAP's national executive

    The National Council of the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday passed a resolution expelling founding members Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from the party's national executive

  • Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadav
    Mar 27, 2015 23:40 IST

    Does Kejriwal have the numbers to sack Yadav and Bhushan?

    The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has made all preparations to throw Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan out of the party, at its crucial National Council meeting on Saturday.

  • Arvind Kejriwal
    Mar 27, 2015 21:22 IST

    In new audio sting, Kejriwal allegedly threatens to quit party

    In a secretly taped conversation that emerged on Friday, Arvind Kejriwal is allegedly heard abusing fellow party members Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, who have questioned the Delhi chief minister's style of functioning.

  • Indian Rupee
    Mar 27, 2015 14:27 IST

    Big hike in state legislators’ pay

    Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Sabha was on Thursday adjourned sine die after passing the state’s annual budget for 2015-2016 and approving without opposition a substantial hike in salary and other emoluments of the legislators.