• Delhi: No Chinese goods in Diwali sale, says traders 04 Jul 2020 00:36 Goods like lights, idols of Lakshmi-Ganesha, lamps, toys, gift items, phones and decorative items worth thousa...Read More NEW DELHI: In the wake of the border conflict, the Chamber of Trade and Industry (CTI) has launched a campaign against Chinese …
  • Residents begin legal action against landlord over alleged failure to control noise 03 Jul 2020 18:08 A group of residents living near University College Cork have begun legal action against a landlord over what they allege is his failure to control noise at two of his properties where they allege students are holding Covid-19 lockdown parties into the …
  • Crackdown on spitting begins in Delhi to arrest COVID-19 spread 03 Jul 2020 04:07 By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) on Thursday set up a special squad to crack down with fines on offenders found spitting in public places.  As part of its anti-spitting drive, the municipal body aims to content the …
  • NDMC starts drive to check spitting in open 02 Jul 2020 20:02 New Delhi: Receiving flak from the traders for inaction against people violating norms during the pandemic in public places, New Delhi Municipal Council launched a special drive on Thursday against people spitting in open or not adhering lockdown norms. …
  • Ireland’s Covid dead: Bill Taylor was a Bohemians player and a man of learning 02 Jul 2020 12:36 This article is one of a series about people who have died with coronavirus in Ireland and among the diaspora. Read more at irishtimes.com/covid-19-lives-lost. If you would like a friend or family member included in the series, please email [email protected]
  • A month after 'unlock' begun, CP & Khan Market traders struggle to keep shutters open 02 Jul 2020 10:21 NEW DELHI: It has been over a month since markets reopened in the national capital after the government eased the restrictions imposed in view of COVID-19 but it is not business as usual at the popular hotspots of Khan Market and Connaught Place. Deserted …
  • Adding colour: Planters filled by green-fingered Jasperites 01 Jul 2020 04:55 Jennifer Ottaway has planted flowers and vegetables in the flowerbed across from the Canadian National 6015 locomotive train along Connaught Drive. Flowerbeds across town are usually full of colourful flowers, however orders were cancelled and seasonal …
  • Remove illegal signage or face penalty: NDMC 30 Jun 2020 20:55 New Delhi: Cracking down on signage boards and hoardings installed illegally or beyond the permissible size at Connaught Place and Khan Market, New Delhi Municipal Council has warned the traders to either take corrective actions or face penalty as per the …
  • Social distancing: Delhi needs to triple bus fleet 30 Jun 2020 20:54 Commuters violate social Distancing norms while boarding a DTC Bus at Super Bazar Bus stop connaught place in ...Read More New Delhi: India will have to increase its bus fleet to around 6.66 lakh from current 25,000 to meet the public transport demand, …
  • Seven Hotels Around the World with Museum-Worthy Art Collections d Magazine 30 Jun 2020 09:00 The Fife Arms, Braemar, Scotland Set in the village of Braemar, a few miles from Balmoral Castle, The Fife Arms—formerly a 19th century hunting lodge—is owned by Swiss art power couple Iwan and Manuela Wirth, co-founders of Hauser & Wirth gallery. …
  • Stickers, sanitisers, masks: Traders trying to put Connaught Place shoppers at ease 29 Jun 2020 00:52
  • Leo Varadkar becomes Deputy PM in historic Irish coalition pact 28 Jun 2020 13:00 LONDON: Ireland's Indian-origin Prime Minister, Leo Varadkar, has stepped down to make way for new Irish Prime Minister Micheal Martin as part of a historic coalition deal which will see him return as the PM in over two years' time. The office of …
  • Discom races against time to power centre 27 Jun 2020 21:29 New Delhi: What does it take to power one of the world’s largest Covid care centres? Underground cables with combined length of 22 km- long enough to cover the distance between Connaught Place and Udyog Vihar Phase-I in Gurgaon. BSES Rajdhani Power Limited …
  • Doctors at Delhi's Hindu Rao Hospital continue protest for second day over delay in salaries 27 Jun 2020 19:17 By PTI NEW DELHI: Doctors and nurses of Hindu Rao Hospital continued their protest for the second consecutive day on Saturday against the working conditions at the medical facility and delay in payment of salaries, even as the NDMC-run hospital received …
  • Customer fear puts Delhi restaurants in a bind 27 Jun 2020 04:23 A thermal check at the entrance followed by a dab of hand sanitiser and a brief on what to expect in terms of service are some of the new ways that restaurants are greeting customers — the few there are. The government permitted eateries to open their …
  • Many Dominion Day events of 1912 wouldn't fly today 27 Jun 2020 00:55 Crowds gathered at the athletic field in Timmins to celebrate Dominion Day on July 1st, 1912. Supplied/Timmins Museum jpg, TD A look back at the goings-on in the Porcupine at the end of June 1912, including Dominion Day celebrations at Timmins, mining …
  • Delhi man shot dead in moving car following argument with bikers 26 Jun 2020 16:01 By PTI NEW DELHI: In a suspected case of road rage, a 30-year-old man was allegedly shot dead inside a moving car by some unidentified bike-borne men in east Delhi's Preet Vihar, police said on Friday. His cousin, who was sitting next to him in the car …
  • Delhi: Man shot dead while driving after argument with bikers 25 Jun 2020 22:30 Shivam, in the complaint, told police that they ran into four people on two-wheelers near V3S mall. “Somesh started honking and asked them to give them way. A 30-year-old accountant was shot dead inside a moving car in East Delhi’s Preet Vihar, in what, …
  • 30-year-old shot, his friend injured in east Delhi road rage 25 Jun 2020 19:14 New Delhi: A 30-year-old man was shot dead while his friend was severely injured in a road rage incident near V3S mall in east Delhi on Wednesday night. Police said that Somesh Chhabra and Shivam Dua got into an argument with two men on a scooter over …
  • Local senior uses daily walk to clean his route 25 Jun 2020 11:07 By GILLIAN SLADE on June 25, 2020. [email protected]@MHNGillianSlade A local senior’s daily walk includes picking up garbage to help make the community a better place to live. Ted McIntosh, 71, sets out for a walk every morning with a collection …
  • Keys for survival when transplanting in the garden 25 Jun 2020 10:39 Purchasing at least some of your plants ready for you to transplant is a great way to jump-start your garden. Some plants that are shipped here from greenhouses in Southern Ontario may have to be acclimatized. They may also be stressed depending on time …
  • Blood on the tracks –Frank McNally on the Connaught Rangers Mutiny 24 Jun 2020 18:02 Of the many rail journeys I took on a tour of India in the 1990s, the slowest by far was the one to Simla, formerly Shimla, a Himalayan town that used to be the summer capital of British India. It was also the most picturesque – the narrow-gauge train …
  • India: Being blind during the coronavirus pandemic 24 Jun 2020 14:26 As India began to relax coronavirus restrictions and slowly resume public life, Jagan Negi, a twenty-three-year-old blind student in New Delhi, decided to venture beyond the safety of his home and visit Connaught Place, the capital's bustling …
  • Alderney stands tall 24 Jun 2020 12:44 HOW does a small island of 2,000 souls with a high proportion of elderly people – and limited medical facilities – cope with the impact of a virulent global pandemic? Alderney’s wartime evacuation and subsequent homecoming will always remain as the …
  • What happened when luxury hotels swapped tourists for medical workers 23 Jun 2020 08:23 (CNN) — To say the Covid-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the hotel industry is something of an understatement. Countless big names were forced to close due to safety concerns and plummeting occupancy rates, with many yet to resume business …
  • Show must go on for Cruisin' Classics 22 Jun 2020 21:16 Old cars lovingly restored to their showroom finishes are made to be seen. For 45 years, the Prince George Cruisin’ Classics car club has made the Father’s Day Show and Shine one of the city’s most popular outdoor events - a chance for hundreds of vehicle …
  • Bharat Bhushan Share & Commodity Brokers Ltd board recommends dividend of Rs. 0.60 for FY20 22 Jun 2020 18:34 The Board of Directors of Bharat Bhushan Share & Commodity Brokers Ltd held today i.e. Monday, the 22nd day of June, 2020 at the registered office of the Company situated at 503, Rohit House, 3 Tolstoy Marg, Connaught Place, New Delhi - 110001 has …
  • Top retail and restaurant brands in Delhi's high street locations switch to revenue share model 22 Jun 2020 17:51 NEW DELHI: Many marquee retail and restaurant brands in high street locations like Delhi’s Khan Market have stopped paying rentals and switched entirely to revenue-share models amid continuing uncertainty over a revival in business, industry executives …
  • All seaside public toilets now open as council prepares for summer 22 Jun 2020 14:27 PUBLISHED: 12:38 22 June 2020 | UPDATED: 12:38 22 June 2020 Jake Foxford Public toilets at Clacton beach have now opened in full Picture: TENDRING DISTRICT COUNCIL TDC Toilets in popular tourist destinations like Clacton, Frinton and Walton-on-the-Naze had …
  • Delhi: 26-year-old swimming coach dies of coronavirus 21 Jun 2020 21:09 Written by Shivam Patel | New Delhi | Published: June 22, 2020 2:14:39 am Ashutosh Gupta’s family alleged negligence on the part of Lady Hardinge Medical College A 26-year-old swimming coach at a Delhi government facility in Central Delhi’s Jhandewalan …
  • COVID-19 lockdown: Lack of jobs in Delhi push more into crime 21 Jun 2020 04:30 NEW DELHI: Rampant unemployment among the masses due to sackings related to the Covid induced lockdown has made Delhi a breeding ground for budding criminals. A lack of jobs and employment opportunities in the national capital has left many to resort to …
  • Housing shortage in 1921 as Timmins’ population grows to 4,598 19 Jun 2020 23:54 Just a few items that burned up the pages of the Porcupine Advance in 1921 (OK – maybe not “burned up”, but proved to be of some interest nonetheless)… An ad in the paper announced that the very grand King George Hotel, situated in downtown South Porcupine …
  • Can Sophie, Countess of Wessex, steady the royal ship? 19 Jun 2020 21:42 Andrew is out. Megxit has happened. Can Sophie Wessex get the royals back on track? Christina Lamb joins her on a mission to South Sudan. On Tuesday, March 3, the Court Circular, published in The Times every day, started pretty much as it has since 1803, …
  • Connaught Place's fire and ice paan shops return in Unlock 1, but customers give them a miss 19 Jun 2020 11:16