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Delhi book fair begins


September 1st, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The 18th annual Delhi Book Fair began at Pragati Maidan here Saturday.The nine day book fair will have e-books as its theme. There will also ... Read more...

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70 percent east Delhi buildings prone to quake-damage


April 12th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) An estimated 70 percent of buildings in east Delhi were prone to damage in an earthquake, Delhi Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna said Thursday and called ... Read more...

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CBI inquiry demanded in Arya orphanage case


March 13th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Representatives from 26 NGOs and families of victims in the Arya Orphanage case marched to parliament Monday to protest against the continued child abuse ... Read more...

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Update Delhi gurdwara poll voters’ list, says court


February 8th, 2012 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Ahead of the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) elections next month, the Delhi High Court Tuesday told the Delhi government to update within a ... Read more...

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Delhi Governor expresses hope in MCD trifurcation


January 9th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Delhi Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna Monday expressed hope that with trifurcation of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi the day-to-day problems of residents will be ... Read more...

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Vice President takes ride on Metro


December 3rd, 2011 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Vice President Hamid Ansari Friday took a ride on Delhi Metro and praised it for its cleanliness, punctuality and modern technology.Ansari who travelled from Central ... Read more...

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Jamia Millia Islamia to have China and Afghan studies programmes


November 16th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Jamia Millia Islamia, one of India's oldest universities, is on a major expansion drive, adding 45 acres of land to its sprawling campus and setting ... Read more...

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Green building may get incentives: Delhi Lt Governor


October 21st, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Delhi Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna Friday said the government might consider incentives for Green Buildings to encourage greater energy efficiency.Green Building, also known as green ... Read more...

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PM, Sonia, Ansari attend Dussehra function


October 6th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Hamid Ansari were among the leaders who witnessed the burning of the effigy ... Read more...

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Complete Rohini plot demarcation by Oct 30, court tells DDA


September 23rd, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday asked the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to complete, by Oct 30, the demarcation of residential plots in Rohini for allotment ... Read more...

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Delhi Police induct 4,568 constables


September 21st, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Four days after a 2,022-strong batch joined the force, the Delhi Police Wednesday inducted 4,568 constables, including 460 women, for a total force strength of ... Read more...

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Security lapses will be probed: Delhi Lt. Governor


September 7th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Terming Wednesday's blast at Delhi High Court "serious and worrisome", Delhi Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna said a detailed probe will be conducted into the incident ... Read more...

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Auditor talks of Delhi governor’s role in CWG work


August 6th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has said that Delhi Lieutenant Governor (LG) Tejendra Khanna had the overall responsibility regarding the 2010 ... Read more...

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Delhi to have human rights courts soon


July 2nd, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) After a petition was filed in the Delhi High Court questioning the absence of human rights courts in the national capital, Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna ... Read more...

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Delhi government submits response to Shunglu panel report


May 28th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) The Delhi government Saturday sent its detailed response to the union home ministry on the allegations, delays and irregularities in Commonwealth Games (CWG) projects ... Read more...

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Sack Sheila Dikshit, says BJP


March 30th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday sought the sacking of Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit over allegations of corruption by civic agencies ahead of ... Read more...

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Dikshit sets up panel to rebut Shunglu report


March 29th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Tuesday said her government has set up a three-member committee to look into the details of the Shunglu Committee ... Read more...

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Report sent to PM on bailout for CWG Village builder


March 24th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) The office of Delhi Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna Thursday sent a report to the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) explaining the circumstances under which a ... Read more...

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BJP legislators removed from Delhi house, leaders walk out


March 24th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) As many as 21 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators Thursday were removed from the Delhi legislative assembly for disrupting proceedings as they demanded Chief ... Read more...

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Delhi Lt. Governor to take part in golf tourney


February 24th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Delhi Lieutenant-Governor Tejendra Khanna will lead the field in the eleventh annual "Lt. Governor's Golf Cup" tournament being organized by Delhi Development Authority (DDA) at Qutab Golf ... Read more...

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Goswami made Delhi cabinet minister (Lead)


February 16th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Wednesday re-shuffled her cabinet with the induction of Ramakant Goswami while social welfare minister Mangat Ram Singhal was dropped.A three-time Congress legislator from ... Read more...

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Ramakant Goswami sworn-in as Delhi minister


February 16th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) In a reshuffle Wednesday, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit inducted Ramakant Goswami to her cabinet while social welfare minister Mangat Ram Singhal was dropped.Goswami was serving as the ... Read more...

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Make city safe for women, Delhi Police urged


February 16th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna Wednesday asked the city police to take strong and prompt action against offenders to ensure that women in the capital feel safe."Women ... Read more...

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PM, vice president attend prayer meet at Gandhi Smriti


January 30th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Vice President M. Hamid Ansari, and scores of other VVIps Sunday attended the prayer meet and other programmes at Gandhi Smriti - ... Read more...

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Delhi MPs to meet Lt Governor on house tax issue


January 15th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) A delegation of MPs from Delhi will meet Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna Monday to protest the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Municipal Corporation of Delhi's (MCD) proposal to ... Read more...

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Delhi mosque demolition: DDA to file report in court


January 13th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) will Friday submit its report to the Delhi High Court on the mosque built illegally on its land in the Jangpura area ... Read more...

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Delhi Lt. Governor’s wife dead


December 12th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Delhi Lt. Governor Tejendra Khanna's wife, Uma Khanna, died Sunday following a brief illness. She was 66.According to a Raj Niwas statement, she was admitted to the ... Read more...

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Police asked to be vigilant about women’s safety


November 30th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna Tuesday directed Delhi Police to be more vigilant about women's safety, especially those working in BPOs, even as there has been no headway ... Read more...

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Dikshit seeks curbs on Delhi Lt. Governor’s powers


November 27th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Stepping up the ante against Delhi Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Friday said she has asked the central government to nullify its 2002 ... Read more...

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BJP to file privilege motion against Dikshit


November 26th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday wrote to the Delhi assembly speaker's office for moving a privilege motion against Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit in the ... Read more...

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No constitutional breakdown in Delhi, asserts Dikshit


November 26th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Friday objected to Leader of Opposition V.K. Malhotra's comment that constitutional break-down is haunting the national capital, saying the statement was ... Read more...

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BJP members suspended from Delhi assembly for three days


November 26th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members were Friday suspended from the Delhi assembly for three days after again being marshalled out for disrupting the house ... Read more...

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Dikshit attacks lieutenant governor


November 25th, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna was Thursday attacked by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and the ruling Congress legislators for his "encroachment" upon the rights of the government ... Read more...

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CWG, building collapse to dominate Delhi assembly session


November 22nd, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) The winter session of Delhi Assembly from Tuesday is all set to be a stormy affair with the alleged irregularities in the Commonwealth Games and the ... Read more...

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Marathon motivates people to be active: Delhi Lt. Governor


November 21st, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Delhi Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna Sunday said organising marathons promotes a healthy lifestyle and encourages the people to come out and run.Khanna Sunday flagged off the Airtel ... Read more...

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