World Noticing Positive Changes in Delhi, Says CM as National Capital Features among Best Cities

File photo of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said Delhi was the only Indian city in the list and has improved its rank from the previous 81st spot. PTI New Delhi Last Updated: November 22, 2020, 21:36 IST FOLLOW US ON: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said the world is … Read more World Noticing Positive Changes in Delhi, Says CM as National Capital Features among Best Cities

No plan for lockdown in Delhi, says Deputy CM Manish Sisodia as Covid-19 cases surge

Amid rising coronavirus COVID-19 cases in Delhi, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday (November 17) said that there is no plan for a lockdown or a “mini-lockdown” in the national capital. According to Sisodia, massive crowding was witnessed at markets in the city due to festivals and it is likely that the cases would … Read more No plan for lockdown in Delhi, says Deputy CM Manish Sisodia as Covid-19 cases surge

Mission excellence scheme: Delhi CM distributes cheques to sportspersons for training and coaching

NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia on Thursday distributed cheques under the AAP government’s “Mission Excellence Scheme” to selected sportspersons preparing for national and international championships. Under the scheme, the Delhi government will provide financial assistance to sportspersons for training and coaching. “In the whole country, there is a … Read more Mission excellence scheme: Delhi CM distributes cheques to sportspersons for training and coaching

Delhi Half Marathon on November 29, Bio-secure Zones to Ensure Covid-19 Free Race for Elite Runners

The Airtel Delhi Half Marathon, a World Athletics Gold Label Road Race, will be held on November 29. While the elite runners will be at the start line at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, on November 29, amateurs from across the globe will join them via Airtel Delhi Half Marathon mobile app, it was stated in a … Read more Delhi Half Marathon on November 29, Bio-secure Zones to Ensure Covid-19 Free Race for Elite Runners

Delhi Court Grants Bail to BJP Leader Hans Raj Hans in Defamation Complaint by Manish Sisodia

File photo of Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia. (Image: ANI) The court granted the bail on a personal bond of Rs 20,000 with one surety of the like amount. Sisodia had filed the complaint against Hans and other BJP leaders — Memebrs of Parliament Manoj Tiwari and Pravesh Verma, MLAs Manjinder Singh Sirsa and Vijender … Read more Delhi Court Grants Bail to BJP Leader Hans Raj Hans in Defamation Complaint by Manish Sisodia

Delhi Schools to Remain Closed Till October 31, Says Education Minister Manish Sisodia

All schools in the national capital will remain closed till October 31 in view of the COVID-19 pandemic, Delhi government officials said on Sunday. The Delhi government had earlier extended the school closure till October 5, though the Centre had permitted calling students of classes 9 to 12 to schools on voluntary basis from … Read more Delhi Schools to Remain Closed Till October 31, Says Education Minister Manish Sisodia

Coronavirus | Manish Sisodia tests negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital

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Congress, AAP Urge Centre to Hear Students’ ‘Mann ki Baat’ on JEE & NEET Exams

Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi during an election campaign rally ahead of Delhi elections, at Hauz Qazi Chowk in New Delhi on February 5, 2020. (PTI) The JEE (Main) exam is scheduled to be held between September 1 and September 6, while the NEET exam has been penciled in for September 13. … Read more Congress, AAP Urge Centre to Hear Students’ ‘Mann ki Baat’ on JEE & NEET Exams

COVID-19: Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia urges Centre to cancel JEE, NEET entrance exams

New Delhi: Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday (August 22, 2020) requested the Central government to cancel JEE and NEET admission exams and find an alternative arrangement for admissions due to the prevailing COVID-19 situation. “Central Government is playing with the lives of students in the name of JEE-NEET. I request Central Government … Read more COVID-19: Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia urges Centre to cancel JEE, NEET entrance exams

New Policy Recommends Highly-regulated, Poorly-funded Education Model: Manish Sisodia

File photo of Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia. Referring to the policy as a ‘progressive document’, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader said it recognises the flaws in the current education system but was unable to break free of the pressures of old traditions. PTI Last Updated: July 30, 2020, 8:23 PM IST … Read more New Policy Recommends Highly-regulated, Poorly-funded Education Model: Manish Sisodia