Celebrated after Diwali, Chhath Puja involves the offering of "Arghya" by fasting women to the Sun god in knee-deep water.
Top Stories Nov 8, 2021, 7:37 PM IST
Since schools in Delhi shut as a precaution against Covid-19 on March 12, 2020, primary and middle school grades—up to class VIII—have not been opened for even a single day.
Top Stories Oct 27, 2021, 4:56 PM IST
Sisodia referred to the Union Minister's comments as "irresponsible" at a time when "Chief Ministers throughout the nation have been warning the Centre" about the imminent blackouts.
Top Stories Oct 10, 2021, 6:03 PM IST
Vice president M Venkaiah Naidu, Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia were also among leaders who paid their tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat.
Top Stories Oct 2, 2021, 9:19 AM IST
In Delhi, there are now 849 liquor outlets, 276 of which are privately owned. The Delhi government has urged wholesalers and government outlets to have a sufficient supply.
India News Sep 30, 2021, 3:06 PM IST
The decision comes after the meeting of the Delhi Disaster Management Authority on Friday. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said, "Students will need parents' permission and no one will be forced to attend."
Top Stories Aug 27, 2021, 5:00 PM IST
Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia on Friday lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and said it was lying about a report which has said the Arvind Kejriwal-led state government exaggerated the city's oxygen demand during the devastating second wave of coronavirus pandemic in April-May.
Top Stories Jun 25, 2021, 3:25 PM IST
The centre has been set up at the Navyug School on Mandir Marg. Those who wish to avail the facility will have to carry their passports and relevant travel documents.
Top Stories Jun 14, 2021, 5:00 PM IST
The Arvind Kejriwal government informed Delhi High Court that a request had been communicated to Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on May 2 for the Indian Army to be deployed in the city so that help can be provided to people and additional facilities can be set up.
Coronavirus May 3, 2021, 1:27 PM IST
The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) said it has set up an inquiry into the incident and has also sought response from the Delhi police.
Top Stories Dec 11, 2020, 9:55 AM IST
"Until we get some vaccine, schools (in Delhi) are not likely to open, Sisodia, who is also Delhi's Education Minister, told reporters.
India News Nov 25, 2020, 9:32 AM IST
Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has decided to contest from all constituencies in the upcoming BBMP polls.
India Nov 12, 2020, 10:39 AM IST
Manis Sisodia said, “It is not safe to reopen schools in Delhi yet, and also parents are not in favour too.”
India Oct 28, 2020, 12:58 PM IST
All schools in the national capital will remain closed till October 31 in view of the Covid-19 pandemic, Delhi education minister Manish Sisodia on October 4.
India Oct 4, 2020, 2:25 PM IST
Manish Sisodia, deputy chief minister of Delhi, was hospitalised on Wednesday after developing fever. He earlier tested positive for coronavirus.
India Sep 23, 2020, 6:04 PM IST