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BJP sent Swati Maliwal to entrap CM Arvind Kejriwal: AAP’s Atishi on assault case, party refutes allegations against CM’s aide | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Drawing a clear battle line, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday hit out at its party MP Swati Maliwal for being hand-in-glove with the BJP, while strongly refuting allegations that chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's aide Bibhav Kumar either verbally or physically assaulted her on May 13 at the CM's residence.In the first official reaction to the controversy, AAP's Atishi told reporters: "Ever since Arvind Kejriwal has got bail, the BJP is rattled.Due to this, the BJP hatched a conspiracy, under which Swati Maliwal was sent to Arvind Kejriwal's house on the morning of May 13."Atishi said the MP reached the CM's residence without appointment and "her intention was to level allegations against Arvind Kejriwal". "Swati Maliwal insisted on meeting Arvind Kejriwal, his aide Bibhav K...

Road rage and rail wail in Farrukhabad as it talks of change | India News – Times of India

FARRUKHABAD: Take an ancient town steeped in lore and stories of greatness. Transport it to the modern age but deprive it of meaningful infrastructure. What do you get? Farrukhabad. A city interrupted, teeming with seething people upset at the glorious march of its more fortuitous neighbours and its own unfulfilled aspirations.Go around Farrukhabad by the banks of the Ganga — once part of a region called Panchala and host to the magnificent sites of Kampil and Sankisa — and a bunch of phrases, not in any particular order, reappear frequently in tirades: roads and trains, Mainpuri highway, lazy Mukesh Rajput (BJP MP up for another election), lucky Shahja hanpur, Zakir Hussain, potato industry, zardozi factory.Residents of the crowded city with narrow, hard-to-navigate streets, some of wh...