Wednesday, 1 February, 2023

Topic: AAP

Sachin Pilot to Kanhaiya Kumar — in Delhi, Congress brings out big guns to reclaim lost MCD glory

Congress ruled MCD till 2007, but then started losing the polls. It was Sheila Dikshit-led Congress govt in Delhi which trifurcated MCD in 2012, to be reunified by Modi govt earlier this year.

AAP’s Kanchan Jariwala withdraws nomination from Surat, day after being ‘kidnapped’

AAP leaders alleged Jariwala was kidnapped by the BJP after he and his family 'went missing' Tuesday and was then pressured to withdraw from the upcoming elections in Gujarat.

Freebie politics has economic implications. States must aim for financial sustainability

Campus Voice is an initiative by ThePrint where young Indians get an opportunity to express their opinions on a prevalent issue.

AAP grabbing attention in Gujarat. But BSP got 20% votes and still got 0 seats in UP 2014

AAP claims it would fill a representational and ideological gap in Gujarat’s politics. But does such a void exist?

Day after Shah decried law & order in Punjab, a statewide drive by cops ‘to make presence felt’

Not just home minister Amit Shah, other opposition parties have spoken up against the AAP govt as well. DGP says search ops carried out in crime hotspots identified via data analysis.

Ex-AAP councillor climbs electricity tower after party denies him ticket ahead of MCD polls

Former AAP councillor Haseeb-ul-Hasan on Sunday climbed an electricity tower in Gandhi Nagar area, police said.

AAP announces second list of 117 candidates for Delhi MCD polls on Saturday

The party had declared its first list of candidates for the December 4 polls to the Municipal Corporation of Delhi on Friday for the 250-member house.

BJP calls AAP ‘anti-Hindu’ for naming Rajendra Pal Gautam as star campaigner in MCD polls

Gautam had resigned last month from the Arvind Kejriwal-led government after courting controversy over attending a religious conversion programme in which Hindu deities were allegedly insulted.

‘Will deal with constitutional issues’ — SC refuses to be drawn into AAP-Modi govt power tussle

SC says no to Deputy CM's affidavit seeking central govt's response on civil servants not cooperating with AAP govt. Modi govt claims submissions made to distract from legal issue.

TV news is in love with AAP, it’s finding fault in their stars—from Kejriwal to Sisodia

Is the extensive TV news coverage it receives building up AAP or putting it down?

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File photo of smog in Delhi. Some doctors have called air pollution a bigger threat than Covid-19.| Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...


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In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.