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Jan Lokpal bill by first week of February-Arvind Kejriwal

Place: New Delhi | Agency: PTI Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said his government will bring the promised Jan Lokpal bill by first week of February. “A committee with the responsibility of drafting the Jan Lokpal Bill was formed today. The committee will draft the Bill and submit it by January 15. We will try to pass the bill ...

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“Awaz Uthao” campaign for violence against women

New Delhi: A special campaign through street plays, songs and slogans to sensitise people about violence against women was launched here Tuesday. The “Awaz Uthao” campaign organised camps at various centres in the capital. The participants were told about toll free phone numbers 100, 181 and 1090 which they could call during any emergency situation. The campaign was been organised ...

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Pakistani Hindus burned effigies of Kejriwal,Sisodia

(Source IANS) New Delhi: Several Pakistani Hindus Tuesday burned effigies of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Urban Development Minister Manish Sisodia for failing to rehabilitate them. Supported by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), the protesters gathered at Jantar Mantar, where many of them have been camping and raised slogans against Kejriwal and Sisodia before burning their effigies. “These people ...

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Delhi BJP accused Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of resorting to “symbolism”

Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014, 20:22 IST | Place: New Delhi | (Agency: PTI/DNA) Delhi BJP on Tuesday accused Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of resorting to “symbolism” on various issues and “failing” to adhere to deadlines on a number of initiatives. Delhi BJP Chief Vijay Goel also charged Kejriwal with taking a “U-turn” on probing cases of alleged corruption against the ...

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Seven kidnapped by Maoists in Odisha

MALKANGIRI (Odisha): Seven people, mostly tribals, were kidnapped by armed Maoists from two villages in Kalimela area of Odisha’s Malkangiri district early on Thursday, police sources said. A village panchayat ward member, Tulasi Behera, was kidnapped from Chintanwada village and six others from Ramaguda after Maoists called them out of their homes, the sources said. The six others were Budra ...

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