The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday removed senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from its key decision-making political affairs committee (PAC), days after they questioned the functioning of party convener Arvind Kejriwal. The AAP reassigned Yadav as the head of its farmers’ committee while he will continue to be a member of the national executive, sources said.
A 30-year-old woman has lost one-fourth of her total body weight after a 17-kg ovarian tumour was removed from her abdomen. After surgery, Noonwati Devi’s fell from 60.5 to 43 kg.
The Delhi high court on Wednesday allowed an Uber cab driver accused of rape to re-examine the alleged victim and 12 prosecution witnesses, saying the move was necessary to ensure a free trial.
Delhi Metro will not operate in the morning hours on March 6 and will start its services at 2.30pm on account of Holi.
In a move that is being termed as embarrassing by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) insiders, the “standing offer” to resign from the political affairs committee extended by senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan was ‘rejected’ by the national executive but the two leaders were later voted out.
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal was advised naturopathy treatment for 10 days by doctors on Tuesday. He will be treated at a naturopathy centre in Bangalore.
The infighting within the party came out in the public after letters from one camp questioned Kejriwal's style of functioning and the absence of an internal ethics committee.
Those who have left AAP or criticised it had a common grudge: only Arvind Kejriwal’s writ runs in the party. Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav are the latest to flag off this concern.
Demanding immediate punishment for the convict who justified the gruesome gangrape of a medical student on December 16, 2012, in a prison interview, the victim’s father blamed the “judicial system” and said such remarks would only encourage other rapists.
Permission to filmmaker Leslee Udwin for interviewing December 16 gang rape accused Mukesh Singh in Tihar was cleared by the Union home ministry way back in July 2013 when the UPA government was in power, sources said.
Delhi police crime branch is likely to question Shashi Garg, managing director of Infraline Energy, a Noida-based energy consultancy firm in their ongoing probe in the corporate espionage case.
The decision of Delhi Police to lodge an FIR and move court to get a restraining order against the screening of Leslee Udwin’s movie ‘India’s Daughter’, based on the December 16 gang rape, has evoked mixed reactions from people across the Capital.
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal may not attend the AAP's national executive meeting which has been called on Wednesday to decide whether two of its senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan will remain in the party's political affairs committee.
Twenty minutes into the film — just as convict Mukesh Singh’s controversial interview begins — one phone rings, then another. Advisors to the filmmakers call to tell them that they are “under threat of arrest.”
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal is scheduled to take 10 days off from work for naturopathy treatment starting March 5, sources in the Aam Aadmi Party said on Tuesday. Kejriwal would leave for Bangalore a day after the party's national executive meeting on Wednesday, the sources added.