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Delhi CM to virtually address party volunteers on I-Day

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 4:45:05 AM IST
Aam Aadmi Party National Convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will address the party volunteers on the occasion of the 74th Independence Day on Saturday.... read..
 

Delhi: Tight security arrangements in place for 74th Independence Day

New Delhi | August 15, 2020 2:42:02 AM IST
As India celebrates its 74th Independence Day today, the Delhi Police said that it has made multi-layered security arrangements for the occasion in the national capital.... read..
 

AIIMS doctor found hanging in his house in South Delhi (LD)

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 3:45:06 AM IST
The decomposed body of a 40-year-old AIIMS doctor was found hanging at his house in South Delhi's Gautam Nagar.... read..
 

Cong to hoist tricolour in 272 places in Delhi: Anil Kumar

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 1:15:06 AM IST
Delhi Congress chief Chaudhary Anil Kumar said on Friday that party workers will hold flag-hoisting at 272 locations across the national capital, including the DPCC office, to mark the Independence Day on August 15 even if they were to be booked by polic... read..
 

EOW arrests owner of pvt company for duping investors for Rs 5 crores in Delhi

New Delhi | August 15, 2020 1:42:17 AM IST
Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Delhi Police has arrested the owner of a private company for duping people for Rs 5 crores.... read..
 

Seven corona warriors invited by Delhi CM for I-Day event

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 6:15:06 AM IST
The Arvind Kejriwal government has specially invited seven corona warriors, who had risked their lives to help Covid patients, to an event to be held at the Delhi Secretariat on Saturday on the occasion of the 74th Independence Day.... read..
 

Delhi CM to address AAP volunteers virtually on I-Day

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 7:42:05 PM IST
Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Admi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal will address party volunteers virtually on the occasion of the 74th Independence Day at 4 pm on Saturday.... read..
 

Monitoring Committee not authorised to take action concerning residential premises on private land: SC on Delhi sealing

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 8:41:58 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Friday held that the Monitoring Committee, set up in 2006 to check the encroachment and misuse of residential property in Delhi, is not authorised to take action concerning residential premises situated on private land.... read..
 

Delhi air improves as more rain forecast

New Delhi |Friday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST
The air quality of the national capital improved drastically on Friday following heavy rains that lashed most parts of the city a day ago. People living near the IGI airport enjoyed the best air quality, data showed.... read..
 

NHAI form SPV for Delhi-Mumbai 'Greenfield' Expressway project

New Delhi |Friday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST
State-run NHAI has formed a special purpose vehicle -- DME Development -- for financing, construction and operation of the Delhi-Mumbai 'Greenfield' Expressway.... read..
 

Union Health Minister inaugurates blood donation camp at AIIMS, Delhi

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 4:42:03 PM IST
Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan inaugurated a voluntary blood donation campaign at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi today.... read..
 

Security tightens around Delhi's Red Fort ahead of Independence Day

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 11:42:02 AM IST
The security has been tightened near Red Fort, ahead of Independence Day celebrations tomorrow.... read..
 

Flight restrictions at Delhi airport on Independence Day

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 9:42:00 AM IST
As per notice to airmen (NOTAM) issued for Delhi International Airport (IGI) for chartered (non-scheduled) flights, no transit flight will be allowed to land between 6:00 am-10:00 am and 4:00 pm-7:00 pm on Independence Day, August 15.... read..
 

Water-logging after heavy showers in Delhi, but rain deficiency down

New Delhi |Friday, 2020 1:45:05 AM IST
Heavy rains lashed Delhi on Thursday morning, bringing down the capital's rain deficiency for the monsoon season to the lowest in 10 years. The downpour, which was reportedly the heaviest spell of rains this monsoon, resulted in water-logging at several p... read..
 

Security beefed up in Delhi-NCR ahead of I-Day

New Delhi |Friday, 2020 7:15:05 AM IST
Ahead of the Independence Day celebrations on August 15, security has been beefed up in Delhi-NCR with multi-layered arrangements and strict vigil at the border areas. Apart from this, agencies like NSG, SPG and ITBP have been put on high alert.... read..
 

IIT Delhi innovation program for safe, clean and eco-friendly mobility

| August 14, 2020 6:42:15 PM IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 14 (ANI/BusinessWire India): IIT Delhi is inviting applications from startups for the unique incubation/acceleration program in the domain of Safe, Clean and Eco-friendly mobility.... read..
 

Wanted Delhi criminal injured in brief gunfight, nabbed

New Delhi |Friday, 2020 6:45:05 AM IST
A wanted criminal was shot in the leg and overpowered by a team of Delhi Police's Special Cell after a brief exchange of fire, police said on Thursday.... read..
 

I-Day celebrations: Delhi Govt invites 7 corona warriors at Secretariat

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 11:42:11 PM IST
The Delhi Government has invited seven corona warriors for an event at the Delhi secretariat on the occasion of Independence Day on Saturday.... read..
 

Over 400 fined for not wearing mask in Lutyen's Delhi: NDMC

New Delhi |Friday, 2020 5:15:05 AM IST
In a bid to contain the spread of coronavirus, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has imposed penalty on over 400 people in the last one week for not wearing masks or for not following social distancing norms at prominent markets in Lutyen's Delhi.... read..
 

Delhi HC allows DU to add member in Grievance Redressal Committee for OBE

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 10:42:07 PM IST
The Delhi High Court on Friday allowed Delhi University to add a member in Grievance Redressal Committee, which is taking care of issues arising in online Open Book Examination (OBE), being conducted by the varsity.... read..
 

University not an enclave where policing cannot reach: Delhi Police to HC over Jamia incident

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 10:42:04 PM IST
The Delhi Police on Friday defended its action in Jamia Millia University in December last year, and told the Delhi High Court, "a university is not an enclave where policing cannot reach".... read..
 

Delhi cop, killed during 2008 Batla House encounter, gets 7th gallantry medal; wife thanks govt

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 10:12:07 PM IST
Maya Sharma, wife of inspector Mohan Chand Sharma, who died in the 2008 Batla House encounter, thanked the government for awarding her late husband 7th police medal for gallantry.... read..
 

Rains likely to lash Delhi-NCR in next few hours: IMD

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 8:12:01 AM IST
Isolated places of Delhi and adjoining areas are likely to experience light rains over the period of next two hours, said India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday morning.... read..
 

Delhi HC grants time to Atul Sengar for choosing hospital for treatment in custodial parole

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 1:42:15 AM IST
The Delhi High Court on Thursday granted time to Atul Singh Sengar, brother of expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, to decide his choice of hospital for receiving medical treatment while in custodial parole.... read..
 

Delhi HC seeks Centre's reply on plea for humane methods of animal husbandry

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 2:42:05 PM IST
The Delhi High Court on Friday sought a reply from the Central government and others on a plea seeking directions to define the "prescribed manner" for painful animal husbandry procedures for cattle.... read..
 

Delhi: Cyber cell bust online fraudsters for cheating people on Telegram

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 1:42:08 AM IST
The Northwest cyber cell of Delhi police has busted a gang in the national capital, with the mastermind in Dubai, who were allegedly cheating people online through Telegram, said Vijayanta Arya, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) North West.... read..
 

Multi-layered security arrangements in place for Independence Day: Delhi Police

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 1:42:25 AM IST
Delhi Police said on Thursday that it has made multi-layered security arrangements for Independence Day.... read..
 

Amid COVID-19 fear, Delhi hospital conducts 10 liver transplants in two months

By Priyanka Sharma

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 2:41:57 AM IST
As COVID-19 poses a higher risk of developing serious complications for people with chronic liver diseases, a Delhi hospital has conducted over 10 emergency liver transplants in the last two months.... read..
 

Delhi HC dismisses application seeking compliance of order to publish translated draft EIA notification

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 2:42:01 PM IST
The Delhi High Court on Friday dismissed an application seeking to publish the draft Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) 2020 notification in multiple languages in compliance with its earlier order.... read..
 

Delhi reports 1,192 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths

New Delhi | August 14, 2020 5:12:03 PM IST
Delhi on Friday reported 1,192 new COVID-19 cases taking the total number of cases in the national capital to 1,50,652.... read..
 

Delhi HC dismisses PIL seeking directions to Centre to classify masks, sanitisers as essential commodities

New Delhi | August 13, 2020 2:42:18 PM IST
The Delhi High Court dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking direction to the Centre to classify masks and sanitisers as essential commodities, regulate their prices and reduce the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on alcohol-based sanitisers.... read..
 

Eunuchs attack woman, create ruckus in north-east Delhi

New Delhi | August 13, 2020 11:42:00 AM IST
A group of eunuchs allegedly created ruckus in north-east Delhi's Brahmapuri area and attacked a woman who has been admitted to a hospital after suffering injuries in the incident.... read..
 

Air India planning to operate two Vande Bharat Mission flights from Hong Kong to Delhi

Asia | August 13, 2020 4:42:15 PM IST
Air India is planning to operate two Vande Bharat Mission flights from Hong Kong to Delhi on August 18 and 21, the Consulate General of India, Hong Kong said on Thursday.... read..
 

NGT directs Delhi govt, other agencies for enforcement of noise pollution norms at ground level

By Amiya Kumar Kushwaha

New Delhi | August 13, 2020 3:42:04 PM IST
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) directed the Delhi government, Delhi Police, Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) and Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to take further steps to ensure that the noise pollution norms are enforced at the ground le... read..
 

Enforce noise pollution norms at ground level, NGT tells Delhi

New Delhi |Thursday, 2020 10:45:05 PM IST
The National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi government to ensure that noise pollution norms are enforced at the ground level for protection of public health and the environment.... read..
 

Delhi HC directs DDA to deposit environmental compensation of Rs 50 lakh for allegedly damaging stormwater drains

New Delhi | August 13, 2020 3:12:03 PM IST
The Delhi High Court has directed the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to deposit an environmental compensation of Rs 50 lakh with the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) for allegedly damaging stormwater drains on the Samalkha-Dwarka Road.... read..
 

Katra-Delhi express road corridor by 2023: Jitendra Singh

New Delhi |Thursday, 2020 4:15:05 AM IST
Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Wednesday informed that work has started on the first-of-its-kind Katra (Jammu and Kashmir)-Delhi Express Road Corridor which will be ready by 2023.... read..
 

Delhi, Maharashtra govts' decision to cancel final term exams will affect educational standards: UGC to SC

New Delhi | August 13, 2020 7:42:07 PM IST
The University Grants Commission (UGC) has told the Supreme Court that the decision of the Delhi and Maharashtra governments to cancel the final term examination will "directly impact the standards of higher education in the country".... read..
 

Rain lashes several parts of Delhi, Twitterati say 'Janmashtami incomplete without downpour'

New Delhi | August 13, 2020 3:11:57 AM IST
While India is celebrating Janmashtami, birth of Lord Krishna, heavy rains lashed several parts of the national capital on early Thursday with the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicting thunderstorms with light to moderate intensity downpour ove... read..
 

Top hawala operator nabbed in Delhi suspected of working for Chinese intelligence (IANS Special)

New Delhi |Thursday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST
Nabbed in a crackdown on a multi-billion hawala racket operating in Delhi-NCR, Luo Sang, alias Charlie Peng, is suspected to be an agent of the Chinese intelligence service, the Ministry of State Security (MSS).... read..
 

DCW, Delhi Police rescue 2.5 month old girl, sold multiple times

New Delhi | August 13, 2020 9:41:58 PM IST
The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) with the assistance of Delhi Police rescued a two-and-a-half-month-old girl who was sold multiple times. Five people were arrested in this connection, police said.... read..
 

Rain lashes various parts of Delhi

New Delhi | August 13, 2020 8:41:59 AM IST
Rain lashed various parts of the national capital on Thursday morning. The rain started on Wednesday late night and continued till Thursday morning.... read..
 

956 new COVID-19 cases in Delhi

New Delhi | August 13, 2020 10:12:12 PM IST
A total of 956 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday taking the total count of cases in the national capital to 1,49,460.... read..
 

Woman held for posing as cop, issuing COVID-19 norm violation challans in Delhi

New Delhi | August 13, 2020 6:42:07 PM IST
A woman has been arrested for allegedly impersonating as Assistant Sub-Inspector and issuing challans for violating COVID-19 norms, said Delhi police on Thursday.... read..
 

Delhi violence: HC seeks police response on Natasha Narwal's bail plea

New Delhi | August 12, 2020 2:12:10 PM IST
The Delhi High Court has issued notice to Delhi Police on the bail petition of Pinjra Tod member Natasha Narwal, who was arrested in a case over her role in the northeast Delhi violence.... read..
 

Tablighi Jamaat: Delhi HC transfers cases against foreign nationals to Saket district court

New Delhi | August 12, 2020 2:12:01 AM IST
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday transferred the various cases against foreign nationals, who are members of Tablighi Jamaat, to Saket district court.... read..
 

Delhi cop dies after illegal construction inside building collapses

New Delhi | August 12, 2020 6:42:02 PM IST
An assistant sub-inspector in the Delhi Police died on Wednesday after the floor of illegal construction inside Gupta building on Ram Bagh road here collapsed, officials said.... read..
 

Delhi Police advise those with Covid symptoms to avoid I-Day event

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 4:15:05 AM IST
This Independence Day on August 15, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort. A full dress rehearsal for the arrangement will be conducted on August 13, for which certain traffic restrictions will be imposed a... read..
 

Delhi police ASI dies as under construction floor of house collapses

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST
A Delhi police ASI succumbed to the injuries he sustained after the under construction third floor of a building in the Bara Hindu Rao area of North Delhi collapsed on Wednesday morning.... read..
 

Work starts on Katra (J&K)-Delhi Express Road Corridor, to be completed by 2023

New Delhi | August 12, 2020 10:42:12 PM IST
Work for Katra (J&K)-Delhi Express Road Corridor has begun and is expected to be ready for operational use by 2023, informed Minister of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions on Wednesday.... read..
 

Delhi HC allows minor rape victim's plea to terminate 22-weeks pregnancy

New Delhi | August 12, 2020 9:42:07 PM IST
The Delhi High Court allowed a minor rape victim to terminate her 22-weeks pregnancy and directed Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital to follow necessary procedures for it, while making it clear that the procedure would be carried out only if the parameters of the... read..
 
 
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