Siddhanta Mishra

INTERVIEW | Will aim for 100/100 if people vote us back, says AAP's Satyendar Jain

In a candid chat with The Morning standard, AAP minister Satyendar Jain shares his thoughts on the govternment’s achievements and the party’s poll prospects.

12 Nov 2019

How measures announced by Arvind Kejriwal regime to build on ‘Odd-Even’ fell flat

The vehicle rationing scheme, aimed at putting a leash on runaway pollution levels in the city, was rolled out twice in 2016.

05 Nov 2019

Bengal governor calls truce with Trinamool, graces Kali puja at Mamata’s residence

Dhankar spent two hours at Mamata’s residence, exchanging pleasantries with leaders of the ruling party.

29 Oct 2019

Three old-age homes, recreation centres for elderly to open by November in Delhi

Once the 29 new recreation centres for the elderly are up and running, the total number of such facilities across the national capital would rise to 133.

25 Oct 2019

Fire service to keep extra vigil at 22 hotspots during Diwali in Delhi

The Delhi Fire Service (DFS) has identified 22 hotspots in the city to keep round-the-clock vigil over the two days of Diwali — October 26 and 27.

22 Oct 2019

Lack of barricades making people feel unsafe in Delhi

The unorganised mushrooming of shops and vendors have overtaken entire pavements and walking tracks made for the residents.

17 Oct 2019

Arvind Kejriwal's 'Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra' a success?

The Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra Yojana was launched on December 5, 2018. However, the first train under the scheme, to Amritsar, was flagged off by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal only on July 12, 2019.

14 Oct 2019

Delhi DoE to revamp hiring process in aided schools

While many hailed it, principals and members on the management committees view it as an encroachment on their rights to have the final say in staff selection.

09 Oct 2019

Arvind Kejriwal hands poll reins to Sanjay Singh

In a meeting of the party’s Political Affairs Committee, chaired by Kejriwal, a consensus was reached on creating two new posts.

27 Sep 2019

Street vendors to be legalised soon in Delhi

The legalisation issue had been pending for almost four years with government and vendor unions slugging it out in court for the composition of the committees.

25 Sep 2019

Delhi-based artist helps orphans express on canvas, one brushstroke at a time

Merakii Art House owner Chandni Gulati has been mentoring 12 orphans for the past one-and-a-half years.

22 Sep 2019

Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Admi canteen project yet to take off in a big way

Four years on, the Aam Aadmi Canteen, an idea largely borrowed from the widely successful and popular Tamil Nadu model of Amma Canteen, is yet to take wings in the national capital.

16 Sep 2019

Opinion divided over impact of DU Students' Union results on Assembly elections

The lack of interest among students in taking part in the election is a matter of concern for some, and the parties are also wondering if the results will have any impact on the upcoming elections.

14 Sep 2019

Not welcome: AAP’s beautification plan hits centre hurdle

According to the minutes of the meeting, the submitted design proposal appears to be too weak for entrance to the capital.

12 Sep 2019

Disgruntled Delhi MLA Alka Lamba says 'goodbye' to AAP, to return to Congress

The AAP MLA from Chandni Chowk had last month announced that she has made up her mind about leaving the party and contest the upcoming Assembly election as an Independent.

07 Sep 2019