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Friday, Feb 21, 2020
Sweta Goswami

Sweta Goswami

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Sweta Goswami writes on urban development, transport, energy and social welfare in Delhi. She prefers to be called a storyteller and has given voice to several human interest stories. She is currently cutting her teeth on multimedia storytelling.

articles by Sweta Goswami (689 results)
Feb 20, 2020 13:50
The US first lady is likely to visit the Delhi government school in national capital Delhi. read more
Feb 19, 2020 13:50
Arvind Kejriwal had sought an appointment to meet Home Minister Amit Shah right ahead of the Delhi elections to complain about what he called the deteriorating law and order situation in the national capital. read more
Feb 17, 2020 23:19
CM Arvind Kejriwal will not head any department. He has assigned water ministry to Satyendar Jain and environment to senior AAP leader Gopal Rai. read more
Feb 17, 2020 11:46
While some scheme will require little intervention from Centre, for others, the AAP government needs Centre’s cooperation. read more
Feb 17, 2020 00:50
For the second time in a row, Delhi voted overwhelmingly for the AAP in the February 8 election, giving it 62 seats in the 70-member assembly. In 2015, the AAP won 67 seats. The party’s victory came on the back of a campaign that leveraged the leadership of Kejriwal. read more
Feb 14, 2020 02:26
“The free bus ride for students just needs a cabinet approval, followed by a clearance from the Delhi Transport Corporation’s (DTC) board,” said Kailash Gahlot, who served as transport and environment minister in the previous cabinet. read more
Feb 13, 2020 04:03
To achieve this, the AAP government, in its third term, plans to shift its stance from being at loggerheads with the civic agencies — which Kejriwal has in the past described as a “den of corruption” — to proactively cooperating with them by devising issue-based schemes. read more
Feb 12, 2020 19:08
The AAP won the 2020 Assembly elections with a landslide victory for the second consecutive time. It won 62 of the 70 assembly seats. read more
Feb 12, 2020 05:18
Also, three of the 46 sitting MLAs fielded by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) from the same constituencies as in the 2015 polls lost in this election. read more
Feb 12, 2020 04:38
Analysts point out that many of the subsidies and schemes, while aimed at the power, were not meant exclusively for them, thereby reducing utility bills for almost everyone. read more
Feb 12, 2020 04:17
For much of the day, Sisodia trailed his opponent in what was considered a safe seat for the AAP. The deputy CM trailed till the ninth round of counting, out of a total of 15. read more
Feb 11, 2020 12:00
Delhi Election Result 2020: Jagdish Pradhan, who had won the 2015 Delhi assembly election from the Mustafabad seat by 6031 votes, was leading by 27,411 votes till 11:15am – the highest margin so far of all the winning candidates. read more
Feb 11, 2020 11:26
Delhi election result: While Manish Sisodia led by 74 votes at 10.45am in Patparganj, Gahlot from Najafgarh and Jain from Shakur Basti trailed by 621 and 51 votes respectively. read more
Feb 10, 2020 23:04
The AAP fielded 46 of its sitting MLAs from the same constituencies they contested in the 2015 polls, keeping in mind their “good work” in their respective areas and their connect with locals. read more