Delhi – The Indian Express
Tribune News Service Chandigarh, June 16 As Punjab Aam Aadmi Party leader Sukhpal Khaira on Saturday came under attack from within AAP as well as rival parties over his statement regarding “Sikh Referendum 2020”, the Leader of the Opposition in the state sought to clarify that he had never supported the campaign in favour of Khalistan. At the same time, he added: “I have no hesitation to admit that it (referendum) is a result of the unending discrimination and persecution of the Sikhs by successive Central Governments post-Partition.” Distancing the party from Khaira’s statement, the co-convener of the state AAP unit, Dr Balbir Singh, said: “We stand for the unity and territorial integrity of India, and do not support any kind of referendum that br...
The biggest argument against granting full statehood to Delhi is Arvind Kejriwal himself. If an election leads to the elevation of what a former Union Home Minister, Sushil Kumar Shinde, called a "yeda" Chief Minister -- yeda is a Marathi word for unhinged -- when referring to Kejriwal, then the risk of elevating the status of the national capital cannot be taken.
The leader of opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira today Following copy of memorandum given to Sh. V.P. Singh Badnore Hon’ble Governor Punjab today, to stop maltreatment being meted out to Sh. Arvind Kejriwal Chief Minister Delhi and his Ministers
NEW DELHI: As the sit-in protest by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his three Cabinet colleagues at the Lt. Governor's office here entered its second day on Wednesday, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia launched an indefinite hunger strike.
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) As the sit-in protest by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his three Cabinet colleagues at the Lt. Governor's office here entered its second day on Tuesday, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the opposition BJP traded charges.
NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal along with his three cabinet colleagues spent the night at Lt Governor Anil Baijal's office as they continued their sit-in protest on Tuesday.