Arvind Kejriwal

7th Chief Minister of Delhi (2013–14 and 2015–present)

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Arvind Kejriwal: 7th Chief Minister of Delhi (2013–14 and 2015–present)
Arvind Kejriwal is an Indian politician, former bureaucrat and activist who is the current and 7th Chief Minister of Delhi since February 2015. He was also the Chief Minister of Delhi from December 2013 to February 2014, stepping down after 49 days of assuming power. Currently, he is the national convener of the Aam Aadmi Party, which won the 2015 Delhi Assembly elections with a historic majority, obtaining 67 out of 70 assembly seats. In 2006, Kejriwal was awarded the Ramon Magsaysay Award for Emergent Leadership in recognition of his involvement in the grassroots level movement Parivartan using right to information legislation in a campaign against government corruption. The same year, after resigning from Government service, he donated his Magsaysay award money as a corpus fund to found the Public Cause Research Foundation, a non-governmental organization (NGO).

Arvind Kejriwal launches 'Make India No. 1' mission; calls for 5 things in focus |Oneindia News*News [Video]

Arvind Kejriwal launches 'Make India No. 1' mission; calls for 5 things in focus |Oneindia News*News

Today, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal launched the 'Make India No 1' mission and said the nation needs to invest in building schools in every corner of the country. He urged the BJP, the Congress, and other..

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal once again locks horns with LG, slams Modi government | Oneindia News *News [Video]

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal once again locks horns with LG, slams Modi government | Oneindia News *News

Delhi Cm Arvind Kejriwal and LG V K Saxena were at logger heads after a CBI probe was ordered by the LG into the the controversial Delhi Excise Policy 2021-22 of the Arvind Kejriwal..

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Arvind Kejriwal demands Modi's approval on Singapore visit | Oneindia News *news [Video]

Arvind Kejriwal demands Modi's approval on Singapore visit | Oneindia News *news

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal demands PM Modi's approval on a Singapore visit. High Commissioner of Singapore S. Simon Wong had invited Kejriwal for the summit. Watch the video to know..

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Bhagwant Mann & Gurpreet Kaur: Arvind Kejriwal performed rituals of Father | OneIndia News *News [Video]

Bhagwant Mann & Gurpreet Kaur: Arvind Kejriwal performed rituals of Father | OneIndia News *News

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal performs the ritual for Bhagwant Mann's father. Yes! Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann tied the knot with Punjab-based Dr Gurpreet Kaur in a private wedding ceremony at his official..

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Bhagwant Mann & Gurpreet Kaur look stunning as Groom & Bride | Oneindia News *news [Video]

Bhagwant Mann & Gurpreet Kaur look stunning as Groom & Bride | Oneindia News *news

First photo of Bhagwant Mann & Gurpreet Kaur is making rounds on social media. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Raghav Chaddha are among the guests at the..

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Mission to make India No. 1: Arvind Kejriwal outlines 5 priorities

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal launches 'Make India No. 1' mission; prime focus on free education, healthcare

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'Ready to work with Centre to improve healthcare, education': Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

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As COVID spike raises hospitalisation rate in Delhi, L-G rings alarm bells; experts says 'marker of caution'

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PM Modi greets Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on birthday

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Freebie culture: 'Free education, healthcare is not muft ki revdi,' says Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, in the middle of the freebies debate, said that offering free education and healthcare is not "free ke revdi".
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Countering Kejriwal, BJP says NREGS allocation, corporate tax collection up

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Amid debate over freebies culture, Anurag Thakur's 'Jhootmantri' jibe at Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

In the midst of the freebies debate in Indian politics, Union Minister Anurag Thakur slammed Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal for 'spreading lies and fear'.
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BJP counters Kejriwal NREGS claims, asks him to give proof

BJP on Thursday hit out at Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal alleging cut in allocation for MNREGA and reducing devolution of funds to states, accusing the AAP leader of acting like a..
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'Perverse twist': Nirmala Sitharaman hits back at Kejriwal; demands debate on freebies

Kejriwal charged that "something seems to be wrong" with the Centre's finances the way it is "strongly opposing" free facilities for people.
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Centre wrote off loan of 'friends', waived taxes of super rich: Kejriwal takes on Modi Govt over freebies, Agnipath

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said, "freebies will restrict India from becoming self-reliant and increase the burden on taxpayers."
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One more state, and we will be a national party: Arvind Kejriwal after AAP gets state party status in Goa

The Election Commission of India (ECI) declared AAP a state party in Goa, after reviewing its performance in the February Assembly polls.
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Aam Aadmi Party moves SC to intervene in PIL seeking regulation of 'freebies'

The Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court to intervene in a plea seeking regulation of freebies. The Arvind Kejriwal-led party told the court that petitioner Ashwini Upadhyay, linked to..
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Gujarat elections 2022: Amid 'freebies' debate, Arvind Kejriwal offers free electricity in state if AAP wins

AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal has offered free electricity in Gujarat if his party wins the upcoming assembly elections in the state.
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'Kejriwal Ni Rojgar Guarantee': Delhi CM assures job to every youth, Rs 3000 allowance if AAP voted to power in Gujarat

Kejriwal's new job offer comes just days after he promised free electricity for up to 300 units per month if voted to power in Gujarat
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CM Arvind Kejriwal disbursed compensation to a few Covid warriors in selective manner, says Delhi Congress

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World's largest tricolour to be formed by Delhi children on August 4, says CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal urged "130 crore Indians" to come together and take a pledge to make the country the greatest and the strongest in the world.
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Arvind Kejriwal given 'Z plus security' by Bhagwant Mann govt, claims Congress; Punjab Police denies claim

Congress questioned the need for the state to extend the security cover when Kejriwal had already been provided Z plus security by the Centre.
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DNA Exclusive: Can 'freebies' boost AAP's national expansion plans in Gujarat and Himachal polls?

Kejriwal's intent is loud and clear -- turning every election where there is a direct fight between the BJP and Congress into a triangular contest.
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'British used to do the same; giving relief in Delhi': Arvind Kejriwal attacks Centre over GST on wheat, rice

AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal slammed the central government over the increase in GST on several food items such as wheat and rice.
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No need to panic, situation under control: CM Kejriwal after Delhi reports its 1st monkeypox case

With Delhi reporting its first monkeypox case, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said an isolation ward for such patients has been set up at the Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Hospital and there is no..
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AAP vs Centre: Cops hijacked Delhi event, forcibly put PM Modi's photo, alleges Kejriwal's party as CM skips event

Aam Aadmi Party charged that the cops put up PM Modi's towering photos on stage and threatened to arrest anyone who removed them.
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Delhi chief minister Kejriwal writes to PM Modi, seeks nod for Singapore trip

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has written to PM Narendra Modi seeking clearance to visit Singapore where he is scheduled to speak on the "Delhi Model" in the World Cities Summit early August...
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'Against country's interest': Arvind Kejriwal writes to PM Modi after denied permission by Centre to visit Singapore

In letter to Prime Minister Modi, Arvind Kejriwal urged the Centre to give clearance for his visit to Singapore for the 'World Cities' Summit'.
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Arvind Kejriwal vs Narendra Modi: Delhi CM counters 'revadi' remark with 'friends' loan' attack

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'No effect on consumers' : Arvind Kejriwal on PPAC hike

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Delhi government will continue its electricity subsidy scheme providing 200 units of free electricity to the households opting for it.
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Kejriwal, Mann to lead AAP's Tiranga Yatra in poll-bound Himachal's Palampur on Tuesday

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It's a steal! Delhi's shopping fest to be country's biggest, says CM

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'Defeat of BJP's dirty politics,' says Kejriwal after AAP's Rajinder Nagar bypoll victory

CM Arvind Kejriwal congratulates AAP's Durgesh Pathak with a margin of over 11,000 votes in the Rajinder Nagar Assembly bypoll.
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Tussle erupts between Delhi LG, CM Arvind Kejriwal over clearance of file

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Delhi Sports University will award degrees to help athletes get jobs: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Sixty players were given financial assistance of Rs 9.5 crore on Friday under the Mission Excellence scheme, Arvind Kejriwal said.
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NDMC member moves resolution to declare Arvind Kejriwal's seat as 'vacant'

According to NDMC member Kuljit Chahal, the issue will be discussed in the next council meeting.
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Delhi minister Satyendar Jain admitted to Lok Nayak Hospital, condition stable

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Kailash Vijayvargiya's 'security job' remark for Agniveers triggers row; AAP says 'send your son for security guard job'

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Rajinder Nagar bypoll: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal holds roadshow, women wave 'jhadoo' from balconies

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Youth should serve country for their entire lives, not just 4 years: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

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Aiming to redevelop Delhi's 500 km of roads as per European style: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal discussed air pollution, groundwater recharge, and development of world-class road infrastructure with the Danish envoy.
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Water crisis in Delhi: CM Arvind Kejriwal asks Haryana for more supply on humanitarian grounds

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Only Rs 2.79L in cash found on Jain, all legal, says AAP; Kejriwal accuses PM Modi of witch hunt

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'People of Gujarat want change': Arvind Kejriwal during 'Tiranga Yatra' in poll-bound state

"Everyone in Gujarat knows how the development has taken place in Delhi under the AAP regime", Arvind Kejriwal said.
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Smriti Irani hits out at Delhi CM for 'ducking' her questions post HC jolt, says 'Saga of AAP's lies continues'

Irani added one more question to the list of 10 questions that she had put forward to Kejriwal in a press conference earlier this month.
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Centre admitted in court Satyendar Jain not an 'accused': Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

The remarks came after some news reports claimed that the ED in the Delhi HC submitted that Jain was 'not an accused'.
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Himachal assembly polls: 'Will not allow AAP to open account', says Union Minister Anurag Thakur

Union Minister Anurag Thakur accused Kejriwal of shielding "corrupt" ministers and "making tall claims" of being "an honest per
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Killing of Sidhu Moose Wala unfortunate, there should be no politics around it: Kejriwal

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Smriti Irani slams Arvind Kejriwal for giving clean chit to arrested Delhi minister Satyendar Jain

Irani`s comments come close on the heels of Kejriwal`s press conference on Tuesday in which he defended Jain and gave him a clean chit.
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BJP steps up attack on Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal over his defence of Satyendar Jain

Union minister Smriti Irani noted that Kejriwal had said on Tuesday that corruption was tantamount to "gaddari" (betrayal) with the country and asked why the AAP national convener was giving protection..
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