Cancel Preloader

Tags : "Arvind Kejriwal"

Kejriwal appeals to all non-BJP parties to unite in RS

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal appealed to all non-BJP parties on Friday to unite in the Rajya Sabha and oppose three bills that he claimed would leave farmers in the hands of big companies for exploitation. In a tweet in Hindi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief asked the non-BJP parties to ensure […]Read More

Taking the good with the bad: How potential Covid-19 vaccines

The record speed at which pharma companies are developing Covid-19 vaccines has been unprecedented. This month is crucial as many of them will begin to release early trial results of their candidates. This week the trial results on a few treatment options offered hope and disappointment. Vaccine developers also gave a realistic launch deadline for […]Read More

Delhi Metro to resume services from September 7 in calibrated

New Delhi: After being closed since March 22 in view of the COVID-19 pandemic, Delhi Metro has received the nod from authorities to resume services from September 7 in a “calibrated manner”, officials said on Saturday. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted that he was “glad” the metro services will resume operations in a phased manner. […]Read More

Enforcement teams formed in districts for strict implementation of COVID-19

NEW DELHI: With coronavirus cases increasing in the national capital, authorities have formed enforcement teams in each district of Delhi to ensure strict implementation of COVID-19 guidelines. The move comes days after Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced that stringent enforcement of COVID-19 guidelines would be ensured and had said everyone should wear a face mask […]Read More

AAP to make oximeters available in 30,000 villages to help

NEW DELHI: To give a boost to the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will set up centres for testing saturation of oxygen content in blood in 30,000 villages across the country, its national convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Sunday. Kejriwal said he has already received a […]Read More

Manish Sisodia writes to Amit Shah, seeks directions to LG

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday wrote to Union Home Minister Amit Shah, seeking directions to LG Anil Baijal to allow hotels and weekly markets in the city. Sisodia’s letter comes a day after Baijal rejected the Arvind Kejriwal government’s decision to allow hotels and weekly markets to reopen in the national capital, […]Read More

Arvind Kejriwal likely to announce measures to revive Delhi’s economy

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is likely to announce a series of initiatives in the next few days as the AAP government is chalking out a detailed plan to revive the city’s lockdown-hit economy, officials said on Sunday. The chief minister has received several suggestions from economists and representatives from trade and industry for economic […]Read More

Delhi govt to launch special programme to generate more employment

Delhi minister Gopal Rai on Sunday said the AAP government will launch a special programme to generate more employment opportunities in the city, a move aimed at reviving the capital’s economy, which was affected due to the lockdown. The labour and employment minister told that as part of the special programme, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal […]Read More

People, governments together attained victory over COVID-19, fight not yet

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said people of the city, his government and the Centre together have attained victory over COVID-19 but the fight is not yet over. Speaking at the inauguration of a 450-bed Delhi government hospital in Burari via videoconferencing, he said in the last one month, coronavirus-related parameters […]Read More

AAP MLA Atishi donates plasma after recovering from virus, urges

NEW DELHI: AAP leader and Kalkaji MLA Atishi, who has recovered from COVID-19, donated her plasma to the ‘plasma bank’ of a state-run facility here on Saturday, and urged others to also do it. The step by the AAP legislator also drew praise from Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. “The required tests and counselling was […]Read More