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Delhi deputy CM Sisodia’s comments came in response to the January 11 letter by the child rights body to the state government, in which the commission alleged that the programme, under which school students are provided career guidance by eminent citizens, “exposes them to certain dangers”
Updated on Jan 15, 2022 01:13 AM IST
- Delhi government and the NCPCR have been at loggerheads regarding the programme with the commission citing that the initiative will expose children to unknown persons and increase the possibility of crime and abuse. The ‘Desh Ka Mentor' programme was launched in October last year.
Published on Jan 14, 2022 03:37 PM IST
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, who also holds the education portfolio, asserted that student entrepreneurs from the Arvind Kejriwal government's school start-up programme will bring back the glory of India which was known as ''Sone Ki Chidiya” (Golden Bird) in the past.
Published on Jan 09, 2022 01:14 PM IST
The process of registrations for admission to entry-level classes — nursery, kindergarten, and Class 1 — for the 2022-23 academic session in private schools across the Capital began on December 15.
Updated on Jan 07, 2022 05:42 AM IST
Previously, SC/ST caste certificates were issued based only on the father’s caste certificate or paternal side documents. Due to this, several single mothers couldn’t get SC/ST caste certificates for their children.
Updated on Jan 06, 2022 05:20 AM IST
The campus of the Delhi Teachers University is coming up at Bakkarwala in east Delhi, and the government has said that it will enrol 5,000 students starting this year. The university will offer four-year Integrated teacher education programmes such as BA-BEd, BSc-BEd among others.
Updated on Jan 04, 2022 06:18 AM IST
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Demanding the immediate roll back of the excise policy, the BJP blocked roads in several areas across the city. In the run-up to the municipal elections due to be held in April this year, the BJP is trying to corner the AAP on its excise policy, which came into effect in November last year
Updated on Jan 05, 2022 05:48 AM IST
- Under the new excise policy, 849 premium liquor vends are being opened across the city. The policy was implemented in the city from November 17, 2021.
Published on Jan 03, 2022 01:36 PM IST
Written by Shubhangi Gupta | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, New Delhi
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday visited the under-construction campus of the upcoming Delhi Teachers' University at Bakkarwala village and informed that it will be opened this year for a total of 5,000 students.
Published on Jan 02, 2022 10:22 AM IST
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The under-construction campus will cater to the professional needs of both pre-service and in-service teachers, said Manish Sisodia.
Published on Jan 01, 2022 11:24 PM IST
A command and control centre will be set up to run all the screens individually, in clusters or all at a time.
Updated on Dec 31, 2021 10:28 PM IST
Under the yellow alert of the Graded Response Action Plan (Grap) to tackle Covid-19, the Delhi government has shut down cinema halls and multiplexes. Most cinema halls reopened only in August after a punishing wave of the Delta variant of the coronavirus. Business, meanwhile, began only last month, they said.
Published on Dec 31, 2021 01:24 AM IST
Manish Sisodia, who is also Delhi finance minister, on Thursday attended the annual meeting of chief ministers to discuss Union Budget 2022-2023 with Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
Published on Dec 31, 2021 12:08 AM IST
The Delhi government has sanctioned ₹2 crore for the renovation project and it will be ready in seven months.
Published on Dec 28, 2021 03:15 AM IST
The Business Blasters TV programme of the Delhi government provides a launchpad for students’ business ideas. The judges for the fifth episode were deputy CM Manish Sisodia and businesspersons Ravi Gupta and Divya Gupta
Updated on Dec 27, 2021 02:46 AM IST
Sisodia, who is also Delhi’s education minister, said a delegation of guest teachers met him on Wednesday and apprised him of their demands, including a hike in their salary.
Published on Dec 24, 2021 03:15 AM IST
Sisodia, who is also Delhi’s finance minister, said since chief minister Arvind Kejriwal took charge of the government in Delhi, the administration has not only given MCDs their share of the budget, but also a loan of ₹6,889 crore.
Updated on Dec 21, 2021 12:54 AM IST
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- Introduced in 2019, the EMC curriculum is designed to train students to work in teams, brainstorm and identify social challenges or business opportunities.
Published on Dec 11, 2021 05:54 AM IST
Delhi deputy chief minister said the Delhi government will organise the play on the Dalit icon at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. He added that the timing of the play should not be associated with assembly elections in Punjab and Uttar Pradesh
Published on Dec 09, 2021 12:15 AM IST
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Delhi airport officials said it was an old picture, and the situation has improved since 20 new designated counters were set up on Sunday to facilitate faster Covid-19 testing for passengers arriving from “high-risk” countries
Updated on Dec 06, 2021 06:34 AM IST
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Punjab is scheduled to go for assembly polls next year. 59 seats are needed for winning a majority in the 117-seat state assembly.
Published on Nov 30, 2021 03:15 PM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
According to officials, all passengers arriving in Delhi from ‘at-risk’ countries will need to take an RT-PCR test when they arrive at the airport and will have to quarantine at home for at least eight days even if their samples return negative.
Published on Nov 30, 2021 01:52 AM IST
"The Centre said that it is keeping a watch and states have to ensure the same. We should not lower our guard irrespective of how deadly the variant is, or how much effectiveness a vaccine has against it,” Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia said while addressing a press conference on Monday.
Published on Nov 29, 2021 02:37 PM IST
Written by Harshit Sabarwal | Edited by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi
Speaking at the launch of the television event, deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia said that the Business Blasters programme will provide a launchpad for students’ business ideas and encourage confidence and a problem-solving mindset, which will benefit India’s economy in the future.
Published on Nov 28, 2021 11:48 PM IST
- Sisodia, who holds the education portfolio, said some of the promising ideas that had come up as part of the Business Blaster initiative will be televised.
Updated on Nov 28, 2021 03:44 AM IST
Sisodia shared a tweet along with an order issued by the additional director of education Rita Sharmda that said the department of environment and forest has allowed the reopening of schools in Delhi.
Updated on Nov 27, 2021 05:58 PM IST
Mukesh Goel is an MLA from the Adarsh Nagar constituency in Delhi.
Updated on Nov 27, 2021 02:37 PM IST
In the financial year 2020-21, the increase in inflation in Delhi was 3.0%, whereas, it was 4.6% in Kolkata, 4.4% in Chennai, 4.1% in Mumbai and 4% in Bengaluru, said Manish Sisodia
Updated on Nov 20, 2021 01:54 AM IST
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The deputy CM said Delhi’s growth rate has reached 11-12% in the last six years and the per capita income is three times the national average.
Updated on Nov 17, 2021 03:07 AM IST
Taking part in a Raahgiri event in Patparganj, Delhi deputy CM pushed for measures like switching off engines at traffic signals and opting for public transport
Updated on Nov 15, 2021 05:35 AM IST
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