A 1969 batch IAS officer, Baijal had served as Union Home Secretary under the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government.
28 Dec 2016 8:21 PM
Appointment papers of 70-year-old Baijal have been sent to President Pranab Mukherjee for his approval.
28 Dec 2016 5:22 PM
Congress alleged there was a ‘deal’ between BJP and AAP on the matter.
24 Dec 2016 11:04 AM
Jung was an appointee of the earlier UPA government who got along exceedingly well with the present dispensation.
24 Dec 2016 5:07 AM
Some politicians were also of the opinion that the BJP could also bring in former IPS officer Kiran Bedi.
24 Dec 2016 1:34 AM
Rijiju said that the AAP and Congress leaders have no locus standi to ask questions.
24 Dec 2016 1:18 AM
Kejriwal had time and again taken on the L-G over his perceived closeness to Modi.
24 Dec 2016 1:14 AM
In his brief resignation statement, Jung had thanked Modi for his help and cooperation.
23 Dec 2016 6:17 PM
Accusing Arvind Kejriwal-led govt of not obeying the Constitution, Tiwari said a tussle with the new Lt Governor was inevitable.
23 Dec 2016 5:16 PM
Sources close to Jung said that his resignation has nothing to do with his acrimonious relationship with the AAP govt.
23 Dec 2016 12:10 PM
In a sudden move, Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung resigned, ending a nearly three-and-half-year-long eventful tenure.
23 Dec 2016 9:41 AM
Kejriwal and Sisodia spoke to Jung over phone and wished him luck for his future.
23 Dec 2016 9:36 AM
Najeeb Jung resigned on Thursday, three days before he was scheduled to go on the seven-day trip.
23 Dec 2016 9:27 AM
Najeeb Jung said he had resigned as he wanted to return to academics, that was his ‘first love’.
23 Dec 2016 2:19 AM
The major decisions that are likely to get delayed are the recommendations made by the three-member Shunglu Committee.
23 Dec 2016 1:59 AM
The BJP has been ruling the three civic bodies for the past 10 years.
23 Dec 2016 1:54 AM
The AAP also questioned whether the power tussle between the Centre and Delhi govt will continue even after the appointment of a new LG.
22 Dec 2016 5:56 PM
'Najeeb Jung would be returning to his first love, which is, academics,' said a statement issued by his office.
22 Dec 2016 4:35 PM
Upset over no new announcement on salary hike proposal.
22 Dec 2016 1:52 AM
Maliwal also urged Jung to constitute a task force on women safety as directed by the ministry of home affairs.
20 Dec 2016 2:14 AM