"Biggest Assault On Democracy": Arvind Kejriwal On Emergency
Tuesday, June 25, 2019, 7:43 PM
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal called for a resolution to never allow repetition of an Emergency-like situation in the country. "This very day 34 years ago India witnessed one of the biggest assault on its democracy with the imposition of emergency by the then prime minister. Let us resolve never to allow repetition of subversion of the Constitution of this great democracy," Mr Kejriwal tweeted.
"Veto!" Says Trump After Senate Votes To End Border Emergency
Friday, March 15, 2019, 7:36 AM
President Trump suffered an embarrassing defeat at the hands of US senators, including fellow Republicans, who voted to terminate his declaration of an emergency on the border with Mexico. Trump's response was swift and unequivocal: "VETO!" he tweeted after a dozen Republicans joined Democrats in voting down the emergency, declared as a-way-to secure alternative funding for the border wall denied to him by Congress.
Himachal Pradesh Becomes First State To Launch Single Emergency Number
Thursday, November 29, 2018, 12:39 PM
Himachal Pradesh became the first Indian state to launch a single emergency number "112" which will connect to police, fire, health and other helplines through an Emergency Response Centre (ERC) in the state. Under the project, one ERC has been established in Shimla along with 12 District Command Centres covering the entire state.