• New Trai tariffs amid broadcast turmoil? 17 Sep 2019 22:28 Sources said the problem may be that the regulator does not go to the bottom of the issue on what caused the hike in consumer bills in the NTO. New Delhi: The Indian broadcasting sector is in turmoil and looking at a reduced number of pay TV subscribers by …
  • Delhi: After detention, man and son from US are targeted by thieves 17 Sep 2019 21:00 The incident came to light around 6.45 pm on September 14 when personnel stationed in Parakram vans at Vijay Chowk saw something suspicious flying in the air and made a PCR call. A father-son duo from the United States, who were detained for questioning by …
  • Delhi Medical College Gets Notice Over Dress Code For Girl Students 17 Sep 2019 19:38 National Commission for Women asked authorities to explain their stand on the "sexist" rules. New Delhi: The National Commission for Women on Tuesday issued a show cause notice to a medical college in the city for reportedly setting a dress code …
  • Homeless Woman Allegedly Gang-Raped By 2 Men In South Delhi 17 Sep 2019 19:38 A case has been registered and the matter is being probed, an officer said. (Representational) New Delhi: A 20-year-old homeless woman was allegedly raped by two men near the Indraprastha Park in South Delhi, police said on Tuesday. The woman was spotted …
  • Delhi Man Leaves Home For "Peace", Brought Back After Wife Files Missing Report 17 Sep 2019 19:38 Cops used multiple CCTV footage to find Gautam Gupta from Uttrakhand. (File) New Delhi: A 52-year-old man left his home for Uttarakhand in search of "peace" without informing anyone -- only to be brought back to the national capital after his …
  • Centre to spend Rs 1800 cr on 199 new jails across India 17 Sep 2019 18:48 New Delhi: The Centre is contemplating a mega plan to set up 199 new jails across the country to counter rising criminal activities and radicalization of inmates due to overcrowding in jails. To set up the new jails, the government is planning to invest Rs …
  • Thakur announces new cricket, sports academy in Leh 17 Sep 2019 18:19 New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) In a bid to develop the Ladakh region, Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur on Tuesday announced setting up of a cricket and sports academy in the region to ensure that talented athletes get the …
  • ED attaches Moin Qureshi’s Delhi farm house, Bikaner fort 17 Sep 2019 18:19 New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday said that it has attached the properties of controversial meat exporter Moin Qureshi including a farm house in Delhi and an old fort in the border town of Rasjasthan’s Bikaner worth Rs 9. …
  • Delhi govt to give Rs 1 cr each to families of 8 deceased cops 17 Sep 2019 17:11 New Delhi: The Delhi government on Tuesday finalised the names of eight Delhi Police personnel who died on duty for the grant of ex-gratia of Rs 1 crore each to their families. “Delhi government today has cleared names of eight Delhi Police personnel for …
  • Majority of states on board over new motor Act: Gadkari 17 Sep 2019 16:55 New Delhi, Sep 17 () Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday asserted that majority of the states are on board with regard to the new motor law and it is well within their right to make changes in penalties where a range of fines for traffic violations has …
  • Munjal scion eyes smart home market with new brand Qubo 17 Sep 2019 15:38 New Delhi: The smart home devices in India, which is dominated by Chinese players currently, will see the entry of a new brand from a local company promoted by the Hero Group -- primarily known for manufacturing motorcycles -- which is eyeing a share of …
  • Trains 'on demand', free of 'waiting' on Delhi-Mumbai, Delhi-Howrah routes in next 4 years: Railways 17 Sep 2019 15:33 NEW DELHI: Railways will be able to run passenger trains "on demand" and free of "waiting" list on the busiest Delhi-Mumbai and Delhi-Howrah routes in the next four years with the construction of dedicated freight corridors by 2021, …
  • Delhi court sends Congress leader D K Shivakumar to judicial custody till Oct 1 17 Sep 2019 15:07 NEW DELHI: A Delhi court Tuesday sent Karnataka Congress leader D K Shivakumar, arrested in a money laundering case by Enforcement Directorate, to 14-day judicial custody. Special judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar directed the ED to take Shivakumar to hospital first …
  • Enforcement Directorate attaches Delhi farmhouse, Bikaner fort in Moin Qureshi case 17 Sep 2019 14:22 NEW DELHI: The Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday said it has attached a Delhi farmhouse and an old fort in the border town of Bikaner in Rajasthan as part of a money laundering probe case against controversial meat exporter Moin Qureshi and others. The …
  • Delhi HC transfers 2G spectrum scam to Special Judge Kuhur 17 Sep 2019 14:14 New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Monday transferred all the cases pertaining to the 2G spectrum scam from Special Judge OP Saini to Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar. The transfer comes as justice Saini is retiring at the end of September. According to the …
  • Delhi court sends Congress leader D K Shivakumar to judicial custody 17 Sep 2019 14:12 NEW DELHI: A Delhi court Tuesday sent Karnataka Congress leader D K Shivakumar, arrested in a money laundering case by Enforcement Directorate, to 14-day judicial custody. Special judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar directed the ED to take Shivakumar to hospital first …
  • Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat Express to begin operations before festival season: Railway Board Chairman 17 Sep 2019 13:39 NEW DELHI: The second Vande Bharat Express, which will run on the high traffic Delhi-Katra route, will begin operations before the festival season, Railway Board Chairman Vinod Kumar Yadav said on Tuesday, adding that 40 such trains with sleeper class …
  • Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat trains to ply from Navratras 17 Sep 2019 13:38 New Delhi, Sept 17: Pilgrims to Vaishno Devi are in line to receive a gift this festive season as the Ministry of Railways on Monday informed that Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat train is being rolled out. "The Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat train trials have been …
  • New inductions to enhance combat capacity: Navy 17 Sep 2019 12:57 New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Vice Admiral G Ashok Kumar has said INS Khanderi, the P-17 Shivalik class frigate and the aircraft carrier drydock, scheduled to be commissioned on September 28, will greatly enhance India’s maritime combat potential. Defence …
  • Lenovo launches new generation of AI-enabled ThinkPad, ThinkCentre PCs in India 17 Sep 2019 12:23 New Delhi: Lenovo, the worlds top personal computer maker, on Tuesday launched the new generation of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-enabled ThinkPad and ThinkCentre PCs for enterprises in India. The newly launched smarter enterprise PC portfolio includes …
  • 2 Men On Motorbike Allegedly Shoot Delhi Businessman Dead After Fight 17 Sep 2019 12:00 Cops were looking for CCTV footage to establish the sequence of events and identify the accused. (File) New Delhi: A 44-year-old businessman was shot dead allegedly by two unidentified people on a motorbike after a fight broke out between them in northeast …
  • Delhi: 60-Year-Old Woman Arrested With 36 Grams Of Heroin, Say Police 17 Sep 2019 12:00 Police said her five sons have criminal records and are drug addicts. (Representational) New Delhi: A 60-year-old woman was arrested with 36 grams of heroin on Tuesday in Delhi, police said. The accused has been identified as Anisha Ali, a resident of JJ …
  • Bajaj Pulsar 150, NS 160, 180F, 220F, NS 200 – New price list 17 Sep 2019 11:09 Keeping with industry practices, Bajaj Auto has now announced a price revision of it’s bike range. There’s been a price revision for almost all of the Bajaj Pulsar range, barring the recently launch Neon 125. The steepest hike has been levied on Pulsar 150 …
  • Iran, India Hold New Round of Political Talks in Tehran 17 Sep 2019 10:44 TEHRAN (FNA)- High-ranking diplomats from Iran and India held the 16th round of their political talks in Tehran to discuss mutual cooperation and regional developments. The new round of political consultations between Tehran and New Delhi was co-chaired by …
  • Woman Enters Girls Hostel Of SRCC In Delhi, Steals Cash, FIR Filed 17 Sep 2019 10:35 Police have registered a case against a woman for illegally entering girls hostel of SRCC New Delhi: Police have registered a case against a woman for illegally entering the Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) girls' hostel and stealing cash and a …
  • Despite lack of basic amenities, Pakistan refugees feel safe in Delhi - Mail Today News 17 Sep 2019 10:15 Pakistani Hindus who have returned to India are facing a new challenge of getting basic facilities like water, food, electricity and jobs as the tag of Pakistani' still haunts them. Around 150 Pakistani Hindu immigrants have found home around the …
  • Xiaomi launches IoT products, new TV model 17 Sep 2019 09:34 New Delhi: Smartphone market leader Xiaomi on Tuesday launched a new range of smart TVs starting at ₹17,999 along with a range of smart home products like water purifier and fitness bands. The Mi TV 4X series comprises of the flagship Mi TV 4X (65) along …
  • Malaysian PM takes new stand on Zakir Naik, said ‘India hasn’t insisted’ on his extradition 17 Sep 2019 09:30 ‘We are trying to find a place where he can go but no one wants to accept him,’ Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad said. New Delhi: Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, who seemed reluctant to extradite controversial preacher Zakir Naik a few months back, …
  • Businessman shot dead in Delhi’s Jyoti Nagar outside his home 17 Sep 2019 09:23 New Delhi: A 44-year-old businessman was shot dead allegedly by two scooter-borne men outside his home during a robbery attempt in northeast Delhi’s East Jyoti Nagar on Monday night, reported Hindustan Times. The attackers fled with the businessman’s gold …
  • Passengers Fume as Istanbul Bound Indian Airlines Flight Leaves All Checked Luggage Behind in Delhi 17 Sep 2019 08:37 Asia & Pacific 11:26 17.09.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): Passengers and social media users slammed an Indian passenger carrier, Indigo for leaving all checked-in baggage in Delhi. Using the hashtag #ShameOnIndiGo, passengers lashed out at the …
  • New Delhi to slash use of cars in November to cut pollution 17 Sep 2019 07:42 Reuters 17th Sep 2019 15:00:00 GMT +0300 Vehicles drive through the smog in New Delhi, India, January 7, 2019. [Reuters] India’s capital New Delhi will enforce strict restrictions on use of private cars from November 4-15 to curb pollution, its chief …
  • Electric vehicles can save Delhi's fuel costs, says study 17 Sep 2019 07:16 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Delhi’s Electric Vehicle Policy could save Rs 6,000 crore in oil and natural gas imports, a new report by the Dialogue and Development Commission (DDC) of Delhi government and the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) has found, …
  • Delhi stands at 52nd on list of 60 safest cities 17 Sep 2019 07:16 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The national capital has been ranked 52 among 60 cities of the world in The Economist's Safe Cities Index (SCI) 2019 which measures safety in urban areas. Delhi's ranking fell nine places from its 43rd position in …
  • Delhi criminal held for killing former MLA candidate 17 Sep 2019 07:16 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: A 25-year-old criminal, wanted in three murder cases, has been arrested for killing Virender Mann, a former Assembly candidate from Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). Mann died after being shot 30 times by five assailants on …
  • Delhi robbers cast spell on retired Army officer’s wife, steal her gold jewellery 17 Sep 2019 07:16 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: An elderly wife of a retired Army officer was robbed in broad daylight by two unknown men, police said on Monday.  An FIR under the section of robbery of the Indian Penal Code was registered at Dwarka South Police Station …
  • Delhi South civic body mulls proposal: No ‘cross-gender massages’ in parlours 17 Sep 2019 07:08 The proposal also states that a record of visitors has to be maintained by the parlours and it would be mandatory for people to show government identity cards to avail services. The standing committee of the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has …
  • 2024 target: Delhi needs 5 lakh new e-vehicles 17 Sep 2019 06:56
  • Harley-Davidson rider fined for playing music: Delhi Police say bike has ‘illegal’ panniers & music system 17 Sep 2019 06:40 Harley-Davidson baggers (massive cruiser motorcycles with more gadgets than your car) come with their own instrument cluster and music system. But as it turns out, you could get pulled over by Delhi Police if you're seen using that music system on the …
  • Delhi: Businessman shot dead in Jyoti Nagar 17 Sep 2019 06:08 New Delhi: A businessman, named Rajul, was shot dead in front of his house in Jyoti Nagar area here on Monday night, police said. He was shot in the chest by three bike-borne persons. Police stated that they had received information from a hospital …
  • JEE Advanced 2020: IIT-Delhi to conduct exam on May 17, adds new centre in the US 17 Sep 2019 05:37 IIT Delhi will conduct the JEE Advanced 2020 on May 17 JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Date:  Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi will organise the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE-Advanced) in 2020 for admissions in 23 IITs all over the country. The examination …
  • Delhi: Make-up artist Billu Barber who helped people imperso 17 Sep 2019 05:23 Delhi: Make-up artist Billu Barber who helped people impersonate arrested The Delhi Police on Monday claimed to have arrested the 42-year-old make-up artist, who had allegedly changed appearances of as many as 10 persons including Jayesh Patel, arrested on …
  • UP CM Yogi Adityanath to flag off Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express on Oct 4 17 Sep 2019 05:11 Lucknow: The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC)’s first passenger train Delhi Lucknow Tejas Express will become operational on October 4 after it will be flagged off by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The Delhi-Lucknow …
  • New cars, tattoos: The lifestyles of India's kabbadi millionaires 17 Sep 2019 03:39 NEW DELHI: Siddharth Desai grew up in humble surroundings but now he's living the life of a millionaire sportsman, driving a souped-up jeep and taking selfies with fans - and it's all thanks to kabaddi. The ancient game has undergone a glitzy …
  • These Delhi authors figure out 'why people give' in their latest book 17 Sep 2019 03:35 Express News Service For Ratna Vira, the research for her recently-launched book, Why People Give: Interpreting Altruism, at Delhi’s India Habitat Centre, began with a bit of amusement. The writer and painter, who co-authored the book with daughter …
  • UNCCD’s New Delhi Declaration Dilutes Role of International Funding Bodies, Tenurial Issues, Says CSE 17 Sep 2019 03:31 Bennett Oghifo Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has said the finalised Declaration – ‘Investing in Land and Unlocking Opportunities’ — agreed to by the Member Parties has removed the mention of international financial institutions like Green …
  • 2024 target: Delhi needs 5 lakh new electric vehicles 17 Sep 2019 02:53
  • New policy to supercharge handset making 17 Sep 2019 02:52 NEW DELHI: An interministerial panel set up by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to develop India as a hub for electronics exports will release its policy, focused on how to further boost handset manufacturing, within one month, top government officials …
  • Delhi-based Community-led commerce platform Marsplay raises Pre-Series A round led by Venture Highway 17 Sep 2019 01:49 Marsplay, a New Delhi-based community-led commerce platform, has raised an undisclosed amount of pre-series A round of funding led by Venture Highway with participation from Alvin Tse from Xiaomi, and Jonathan Lau, Partner, Cadorna Ventures. Existing …
  • Delhi Confidential: PM Meet On Agenda 17 Sep 2019 01:37 Mamata Banerjee West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who arrives in Delhi on Tuesday on a three-day visit, is slated to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday on “development issues” of the state. The visit comes at a time of tension between …
  • Free prenatal and postpartum classes in Delhi 17 Sep 2019 00:48 Published on: September 16, 2019 | Last Updated: September 16, 2019 5:03 PM EDT Amanda Kocheff, a registered midwife at the Delhi Community Health Centre, is part of the team offering the new Delhi Prenatal and Newborn Health Program. (ASHLEY TAYLOR/ …
  • Block at Lok Nayak will get autonomy: Delhi set to get full-fledged orthopaedics institute soon 16 Sep 2019 22:55 It will be called Delhi Institute of Orthopaedics (Express Photo/Prem Nath Pandey) Lying inactive for almost 13 years, the orthopedic block of Lok Nayak Hospital is set to be run as an autonomous institute under Maulana Azad Medical College (MAMC). The …
  • Mamata Banerjee heads to Delhi, may meet Modi 16 Sep 2019 22:11 Mamata is likely to discuss administrative issues with the PM at the meeting, sources said. (File Photo) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi on Wednesday, sources in the state secretariat said …
  • New Fortuner TRD launched at Rs 33.85 lakh 16 Sep 2019 20:50 The SUV competes with the likes of the Ford Endeavour, Mahindra Alturas G4 and Isuzu MU-X in the Indian market. Pune: Toyota Kirloskar Motor has introduced a special edition variant of its flagship SUV Fortuner to its line-up named TRD Celebratory Edition …
  • "No Massages By Opposite Gender": New Rules For Delhi Spas, Parlours Soon 16 Sep 2019 19:59 Kamaljeet Sehrawat said the decision was taken after receiving complaints from local people. New Delhi: The BJP-led South Corporation on Monday decided that it will soon change its policy on operation of spas and massage parlours, which will also include a …
  • 2024 target: Delhi needs 5L new electric vehicles 16 Sep 2019 19:47
  • Veteran journalist Ajay Singh President’s new Press Secy 16 Sep 2019 18:41 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Veteran journalist Ajay Kumar Singh has been appointed as Press Secretary to the President of India. A statement from the Ministry of Personnel said that Singh was being appointed the Press Secretary on “contract basis”, initially …
  • IITs in Delhi, Mumbai churn out most tech entrepreneurs 16 Sep 2019 18:17 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) in Delhi and Bombay have produced the highest number of technology entrepreneurs in the country over the past two decades, finds a new study. Four engineering colleges—IIT Delhi, IIT Bombay, IIT Kharagpur and BITS …
  • IIT Delhi turns focus on industry-led research 16 Sep 2019 18:13 NEW DELHI: The Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) is focusing on more industry-led research as part of a strategic shift aimed at improving its domestic as well as global rankings. “Research, especially industry-led research, would help institutes …
  • Make-Up Artist Who Helped Man Impersonate 81-Year-Old Arrested: Delhi Police 16 Sep 2019 18:06 Shamsher Singh had helped Jayesh Patel to impersonate an 81-year-old by dyeing his hair New Delhi: The make-up artist who allegedly the modified the appearance of a 32-year-old man who impersonated an octogenarian at Delhi airport has been arrested, police …
  • Petition In Green Court Challenging Delhi Governments Odd-Even Scheme 16 Sep 2019 18:06 New Delhi: A petition was filed in the National Green Tribunal on Monday challenging the AAP government's decision to re-launch from November 4-15 the odd-even road rationing scheme, which has been implemented twice before in the national capital. The …
  • Exporters bullish on new measures, industry watchers strike cautionary note 16 Sep 2019 17:58 Taking note of a 9% dip in India’s overall exports in the first five months of this fiscal, the government on September 14, announced a slew of export centric measures in its bid to boost a slowing economy. In addition to wide ranging steps taken to give a …
  • New Delhi arrests senior pro-India Kashmiri politician 16 Sep 2019 17:50 A member of parliament who is a senior pro-India politician in Indian-controlled Kashmir was yesterday arrested under a controversial law that allows authorities to imprison someone for up to two years without charge or trial. Farooq Abdullah, 81, who also …
  • Four die in two separate road accidents in Delhi 16 Sep 2019 17:32 New Delhi: Four people died in two separate incidents of reckless driving in the national capital in the past 24 hours, the police said here on Monday. In the first incident, two auto-rickshaw drivers were killed after a speeding car collided with autos in …
  • Journalist Ajay Kumar Singh is new Press Secretary to President Kovind 16 Sep 2019 16:47 President Ram Nath Kovind. (File photo) Political journalist Ajay Kumar Singh was on Monday appointed as the Press Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind, an official order said. Singh, 55, is currently associated with the Firstpost as a contributor. The …
  • Journalist Ajay Singh new press secretary to President 16 Sep 2019 16:03 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Veteran journalist Ajay Kumar Singh was on Monday appointed as Press Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind. A statement from the Ministry of Personnel said that Singh was appointed Press Secretary on “contract basis, initially for …
  • Delhi EV move may help save Rs 6,000 cr in fuel imports 16 Sep 2019 16:03 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) As part of the Delhi’s draft electric vehicle (EV) policy, the city will need around 500,000 new EVs in the next five years and it will help save Rs 6,000 crore in oil and liquid natural gas imports and 4.8 million tonnes of carbon …
  • Some IndiGo Turkey flights left checked-in baggage of all flyers in Delhi 16 Sep 2019 15:43 NEW DELHI: IndiGo’s Delhi-Istanbul flight of Sunday (September 15) left behind check-in baggage of passengers at IGI airport. While the airline says it did so on a few flights to Istanbul in recent days due to “strong headwinds”, passengers of the affected …
  • 25 new speed cameras installed across Delhi: Here’s where all you need to slow down 16 Sep 2019 15:35 Ever since the 2019 amendments to the Motor Vehicle Act came into effect, road users have become extremely wary of traffic police sightings on the road - fearing hefty amounts payable in fine. Pollution Under Control (PUC) centres have mile-long queues …
  • New Delhi, Moscow Discuss Production of S-400 Air Defense System in India 16 Sep 2019 15:18 The two countries are currently in talks to launch the production of S-400 components in India, according to a senior Russian defense official. New Delhi and Moscow are holding talks to locally manufacture components of the Russian-made Almaz-Antei S-400  …
  • Jindal Stainless Foundation, Delhi Golf Club team up to popularise sport 16 Sep 2019 15:10 KOLKATA: Jindal Stainless Foundation (JSF) on Monday announced its association with Delhi Golf Club (DGC) - one of India’s oldest golf clubs - to facilitate mainstreaming and adoption of golf, which is now an Olympic sport. The JSF grant will be used for …
  • OnePlus 'New Era' begins Sept. 26: Special London event, OnePlus 7T, TV & more 16 Sep 2019 15:00 KTR lures Pete Lau with better dosa and Hyderabadi biryani: But the motive is bigger OnePlus has become a household name in the industry and it is often associated with premium products at disruptive pricing. After becoming the number 1 premium brand in …
  • AstroYogi to add 8,000 new astrologers to the platform by 2020 16 Sep 2019 14:59 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] Sept 16(ANI/NewsVoir): AstroYogi, India's largest astrology consulting service provider and an aggregator connecting over 7,000 astrologers with 4 million users globally, today announced that the platform is set to add …
  • Plea in NGT challenging Delhi govt’s odd-even scheme 16 Sep 2019 14:53 New Delhi: A petition challenging the odd-even vehicle rationing scheme of Delhi government was moved in the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday. The plea filed by advocate Gaurav Bansal has claimed the country’s top environmental pollution control …
  • DRDO hands over new war-gaming software to Indian Navy 16 Sep 2019 14:22 NEW DELHI: A war-gaming software, developed by a laboratory of the Defence Research Development Organization (DRDO), was handed over to the Indian Navy here on Monday. The software has versatile and user-friendly features enabling globally playable war- …
  • India – Old and New Allies 16 Sep 2019 12:53 Al-Etihad, UAE, September 16   In the past six years, India has been getting closer to the United States. At the same time, however, it ensured continued relations with its old allies. Last week, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Russia. The …
  • PM Modi Meets New Jersey Governor, Assures Cooperation With Indian States 16 Sep 2019 12:15 PM Modi and Philip Murphy agreed to cooperation in STEM and higher education. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met New Jersey Governor Philip D Murphy and assured him of government's support as the US state seeks to pursue meaningful …
  • Telefunken launches 7 new LED TVs with Amazon in India 16 Sep 2019 12:14 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) German consumer electronics brand Telefunken on Monday launched seven new TVs in India, including both smart TVs and non-smart LED TVs, in association with Amazon. The range of product includes 4K Ultra HD intelligent smart TVs and …
  • Delhi woman gets challan, threatens to commit suicide 16 Sep 2019 12:12 NET Bureau There have been many reports of traffic police fining rule breakers with hefty amounts as much as Rs 40,000 and 1 lakh, it is for the first time someone has threatened to commit suicide for being challaned. Such melodramatic incident took place …
  • Delhi District Court Recruitment 2019: Apply online for 771 PA, DEO and other posts 16 Sep 2019 12:07 NEW DELHI: Delhi District Courts has invited online applications for the recruitment of Senior Personal Assistant, Personal Assistant, Junior Judicial Assistant, Data Entry Operator vacancies on its official website. The interested candidates can apply …
  • No need for odd-even scheme in Delhi: Nitin Gadkari 16 Sep 2019 11:41 Image Source : PTI  No need for odd-even scheme in Delhi: Nitin Gadkari Hours after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said the odd-even road rationing scheme will be implemented in the national capital from November 4 to 15, Union minister …
  • Plea in NGT challenging Delhi government's decision to implement odd-even scheme 16 Sep 2019 11:36 NEW DELHI: A plea was filed in NGT on Monday challenging the decision of the AAP government to implement odd-even road rationing scheme in the national capital from November 4-15. The plea filed by advocate Gaurav Kumar Bansal said that CPCB did an …
  • Mamata likely to meet Modi in Delhi on Wednesday 16 Sep 2019 11:22 Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the national capital on Wednesday, state secretariat sources confirmed on Monday. Banerjee will be leaving for New Delhi on Tuesday, the sources said. The …
  • TVS Motor Company launches new Neo NX in Mali, Africa 16 Sep 2019 11:09 NEW DELHI: Chennai based two-wheeler manufacturer TVS Motor Company on Monday has launched new bebek Neo NX in Mali, Africa. Bebek, manufactured in Jakarta, boasts of strong suspension, disc brakes, front and rear carriers. It also comes with USB mobile …
  • Vistara adds new route, offers flight tickets from 16 Sep 2019 09:39 Vistara airline has launched daily direct flights between Delhi and Indore with effect from 26th October, 2019. The one-way all-inclusive fares start from ₹3,399. With this, Indore becomes the 30th destination on its network. Bookings for these flights are …
  • IIT Delhi wants Australia-like education loans, HRD ministry examining issue 16 Sep 2019 09:34 NEW DELHI : The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Delhi has urged the central government to emulate Australia and extend income-contingent loans to the students to cover their tuition fees and seek repayment only after they find employment. Human …
  • Old wine, new bottle: $7-bn exporter refund old plan with Rs 9,000 cr added 16 Sep 2019 08:03 India’s new measures announced on Saturday to revive a flagging economy through an aid to exporters isn’t as big a boost as the initial numbers suggested. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said a new tax refund program for exporters from January 1 will …
  • Woman Dies After Jumping Before Train In Delhi Metro's Yellow Line 16 Sep 2019 07:58 The woman jumped off platform No 2 of the GTB Nagar Metro station. (Representational image) New Delhi: A woman committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving train on Delhi metro's Yellow Line on Monday, police said. Aisa Khan, a resident of …
  • DLF sells New Gurugram land to American Express in one of ‘costliest’ land deals 16 Sep 2019 06:29 New Delhi: Realty major DLF has sold a 9 acre land parcel in New Gurugram to American Express for about ₹300 crore in one of the costliest land deals in this area, sources said. The selling price comes out to be around ₹32 crore per acre. American Express …
  • All is not lost: Delhi's Daryaganj book mart 2.0 reopens with some hope at new venue 16 Sep 2019 05:12 Express News Service NEW DELHI: There was excitement at Mahila Haat, Sunday, when over 150 booksellers trooped in to set up shop, nine months after they were uprooted from Daryaganj. Yes, they were the same set who dotted the over 2-km stretch at Daryaganj …
  • Pollution dipped in last 3 years, still Delhi to have odd-even scheme 16 Sep 2019 05:00 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) In the last three years, pollution in Delhi decreased by 25 per cent. This is what Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on September 6 but just seven days later, he announced ‘Odd-Even’ scheme for private vehicles from …
  • Delhi needs comprehensive plan to fight pollution: Experts 16 Sep 2019 05:00 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Without a comprehensive plan to address air pollution in the national capital, the odd-even scheme that is set to make a comeback in November will only provide limited gains, environment experts say. “A study conducted jointly by …
  • With new flights, Air India plans to fly high once again while Centre prepares disinvestment ground 16 Sep 2019 04:19 Express News Service NEW DELHI: National carrier Air India is leaving no stone unturned to strengthen its position in the growing Indian aviation industry while the government is preparing the final ground for its disinvestment. Be it is international …
  • Delhi: 2 arrested for shooting at police team 16 Sep 2019 04:13 New Delhi: Police personnel at a checking point in Delhi's Defence Colony area were shot at by three men and two of them were arrested after a brief chase, police said on Sunday. On the intervening night of Friday and Saturday, a policeman received …
  • Delhi mother solds 15-year-old girl to trafficker, rescued 16 Sep 2019 03:39 The rescued girl said her mother had also sold her one-year-old brother last month to a trafficker. New Delhi: A 15-year-old girl who was allegedly sold by her mother to a trafficker last week has been rescued from Bawana here, the Delhi Commission for …
  • Islamabad refuses backdoor talks with New Delhi 16 Sep 2019 03:20 Islama­bad turns down global powers’ reques­t to engage in backdo­or diplom­acy with New Delhi File photos of PM Imran Khan [L] and Indian Premier Narendra Modi [R]. PHOTO: PIT/ Reuters ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has refused to engage in backdoor diplomacy …
  • Delhi Woman Sells Teen Daughter For Rs 1 Lakh; Had Sold Baby Too: Police 16 Sep 2019 03:09 The teenage girl has been rescued and sent to a shelter. (Representational) New Delhi: A 15-year-old girl, who was allegedly sold by her mother to a trafficker last week in Delhi, has been rescued, Delhi Commission for Women said on Sunday. The rescued …
  • India, US exploring possibility of PM Modi-Donald Trump New York meet 16 Sep 2019 02:57 NEW DELHI: India and the US are exploring the possibility of a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session in New York later this month, according to people aware of the …
  • Is Apple’s price for new iPhone model competitive enough? 16 Sep 2019 02:08 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Apple recently launched its new iPhone 11 range, the successor to last year’s iPhone XS, XS Max and XR. With the new range set to be available in India from September 27, Apple’s new flagship phone has got people talking, …
  • Moscow, New Delhi Discuss Production of S-400 Air Defence System in India - Rostec CEO 15 Sep 2019 21:47 Military & Intelligence 00:14 16.09.2019(updated 00:38 16.09.2019) Get short URL Russia and India have signed a contract on the deliveries of the S-400 missile systems to New Delhi worth over $5 billion. Russia's state corporation Rostec General …
  • World: The New Delhi Declaration: Investing in Land and Unlocking Opportunities 15 Sep 2019 03:28 We, the Ministers and Representatives gathered for the high-level segment at the fourteenth session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), held on 9–10 September 2019 in New Delhi at the …
  • US citizens detained for flying drone in Lutyens’ Delhi 15 Sep 2019 20:37 Flying of drones has been banned in the capital after alerts by security agencies. In a major security breach, a father-son duo from the US were detained Saturday evening for allegedly flying a drone fitted with a video camera in Lutyens’ Delhi. Officers …
  • Delhi: Hotel owner arrested for serving liquor without permit 15 Sep 2019 00:46 Anil Khilwani said that the club is set to launch later this month. Eish Singhal, DCP (New Delhi), said, “We received a complaint from the Excise Department and arrested the two men. Police are now verifying claims made by them.” (Representational Image) …
  • Inside Track: Super Fast Track 14 Sep 2019 22:03 President Ram Nath Kovind with Swiss President Ueli Maurer. (Source: Twitter/@rashtrapatibhvn) On his recent State visit to Iceland, Switzerland and Slovenia, President Ram Nath Kovind was accompanied by three full secretaries to the Government of …
  • PM Modi Reminisces Old Times At Inauguration Of "Garvi Gujarat Bhawan" 03 Sep 2019 06:26 "Garvi Gujarat Bhawan" is the second state bhawan of Gujarat government in Delhi. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated "Garvi Gujarat Bhawan", the second state bhawan of the Gujarat government in Delhi. At the …
  • PM Modi inaugurates 'Garvi Gujarat Bhavan' at Akbar Road, says 'structure built before time' 03 Sep 2019 03:32 PM Modi speaking at the inauguration of 'Garvi Gujarat Bhavan'. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated Garvi Gujarat Bhawan at Akbar Road in New Delhi. He is currently addressing a gathering here. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, …
  • Sikh girl conversion: Protesters burn effigy of Pakistan PM Imran Khan in Delhi 02 Sep 2019 13:26 NEW DELHI : A group of Sikh community members burnt an effigy of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan here on Monday to protest the forcible conversion of a Sikh woman in the neighbouring country. Around 60 to 70 protesters gathered at Teen Murti Marg in …
  • PM Modi to inaugurate ‘Garvi Gujarat Bhavan’ today in New Delhi 02 Sep 2019 06:14 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Garvi Gujarat Bhavan in New Delhi on Monday evening. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, Deputy Chief Minister of Gujarat Nitin Patel will be attending the inauguration ceremony of the new …
  • Sunanda Pushkar death case: Delhi police pushes for prosecution of Tharoor on murder charge 31 Aug 2019 10:52 New Delhi: Delhi Police on Saturday urged a city court to prosecute Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for abetment to suicide or "in alternative" on murder charge in the case of death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar in 2014. "Please frame sections 498- …
  • The name Arguments over BT Airport Overdose of BT 30 Aug 2019 00:51 The name : Arguments over BT Airport :: Overdose of BT ? - The Sangai Express Editorial :: August 30 2019 - What is in a name ? A lot it seems to many who have taken strong objection to the decision of the State Government to rename Imphal/Tulihal …
  • Delhi: NDMC wants to run all areas on green energy 26 Aug 2019 21:18 Starting with Rashtrapati Bhavan and Chanakyapuri, the move would mean a significant shift to green energy in the capital. (File/EXPRESS PHOTO BY PRAVEEN KHANNA) Lutyens’ Delhi, home to areas such as Sarojini Nagar and Kasturba Nagar, could soon …
  • Decoding the life of Sunanda Pushkar 25 Aug 2019 08:07 White was the favourite colour of the late Sunanda Pushkar,” said her eponymous friend Sunanda Mehta. She had incidentally worn a white sari with hints of gold at the launch of her first book, 'The Extraordinary Life and Death of Sunanda Pushkar', …
  • Chanakya’s Mandala theory and Indian foreign policy 22 Aug 2019 15:36 How Indians go back to Chanakya  Indian mandarins who formulate and execute its external affairs, are obsessed with Chanakya’s “Mandala Theory”. A mandala is a spiritual and ritual symbol in Indian religions, representing the universe. In common parlance, …
  • Ethos Limited opens two new stores at Chanakya Mall, New Delhi and Orbit Victoria, Kolkata 22 Aug 2019 05:23 KDDL Ltd's subsidiary - Ethos Limited, has launched 2 (two) new stores at Chanakya Mall, New Delhi and Orbit Victoria, Kolkata at the following locations: Unit no. 111, First Floor, Chanakya Mall, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi The area of the above store is …
  • PM Modi to inaugurate Gujarat Bhavan in Delhi 22 Aug 2019 01:28 “It will be called Garvi Gujarat Bhavan and will be inaugurated by PM Modi on September 2,” said the Deputy CM, adding that the structure will be coming up on Akbar Road in the national capital. (Source: File) CLAIMING THAT the newly-built Gujarat Bhavan …
  • Sunanda Pushkar was poisoned, her body had 15 injury marks: Delhi Police tells court 21 Aug 2019 05:32 New Delhi: Sunanda Pushkar, who was allegedly driven to commit suicide, was suffering from mental agony due to strained relationship with her husband and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor with whom she had a scuffle resulting in various injury marks few days …
  • Legal Affairs Secy complains: Someone impersonating me 20 Aug 2019 21:12 The Legal Affairs Secretary has submitted a complaint to the Delhi Police Commissioner to probe if someone from his office in Shastri Bhawan made calls to a Delhi-based businessman and impersonated him. Police chief Amulya Patnaik has asked the inter-state …
  • OnePlus users will get to watch 'Sacred Games 2' a day before everyone else 10 Aug 2019 09:35 The much-awaited "Sacred Games Season 2" - set to be released on August 15 -- would be available for OnePlus smartphone users a day earlier, the company announced on Saturday. The members of the OnePlus community will have the chance to watch the …
  • Singaporeans advised to avoid India's Jammu and Kashmir due to 'uncertain security situation': MFA 03 Aug 2019 15:04 SINGAPORE: Singapore's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) on Saturday (Aug 3) issued a travel advisory for Jammu and Kashmir in India, citing the "uncertain security situation" in the region. "The Government of Jammu and Kashmir has …
  • Coffee Break 01 Aug 2019 07:33 At CCD, lovers met and parted, friends strummed the guitar late into the night, attempts at writing novels were made, phone numbers on paper napkins were passed and college notes copied. My mother will be suspicious and unconvinced, I told myself. She may …
  • After Doval’s return, Centre rushes 10,000 troops to J&K 27 Jul 2019 20:46 Several petitions seeking repeal of both these provisions are currently pending before the Supreme Court. Srinagar: The Union home ministry has ordered deployment of 100 additional companies, approximately 10,000 men, of the Central Armed Police Forces in …
  • The eighth edition of Nayaab brings Banarasi weaves to Chennai 26 Jul 2019 15:02 Once a staple at Indian weddings, Banarasi weaves have begun making its way into everyday wear, and most recently, on to the cricket pitch in an Instagram campaign. “Contemporising helps introduce a new language of design,” says Rakesh Thakore, one half of …
  • 35-Year-Old NRI Businessman Found Dead In Delhi's Taj Palace Hotel 22 Jul 2019 04:46 A 35-year-old NRI businessman was found dead at the five-star Taj Palace in Delhi's Chanakyapuri (File) New Delhi: A 35-year-old NRI businessman was found dead at the five-star Taj Palace in Chanakyapuri, here, the police said on Sunday. The incident …
  • NRI businessman found dead in Taj Palace hotel 21 Jul 2019 18:05 New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) A 35-year-old NRI businessman was found dead at the five-star Taj Palace in Chanakyapuri, here, the police said on Sunday. The incident came to light on Saturday morning when the deceased, identified as Munni Jaitley, an India- …
  • UK and India leaders celebrate strong financial ties 17 Jul 2019 09:03 https://www.gov.uk Back-to-back events in London have brought together senior ministers and business representatives in a showcase of the UK-India economic and trade partnership. Today, the two governments celebrated growing two-way investment at a …
  • In a new, 48 YO Arif was abused for driving auto in Ghatlodia 10 Jul 2019 09:36 Pathan and Qureshi were later sent to Sola High Court police station, where an FIR was registered. Category: India, News, Top Stories Posted by safoora Published: Jul 10, 2019, 2:14 pm IST Updated: Jul 10, 2019, 2:14 pm IST NEW DELHI: An unidentified man …
  • Volunteers work at own expense for Delhi government surveys 08 Jul 2019 05:12 Express News Service Once, I was asked to come in. When I did as told, the head of the family set his dogs on me,” said 23-year-old Manoj Kumar, (name changed), recalling an unpleasant experience while out on fieldwork as part of the ongoing socio-economic …
  • Radio jockey held for killing man in hit-and-run incident 07 Jul 2019 21:23 Gulati confessed that he was watching videos on phone while driving and could not see the victim on his scooter. New Delhi: A 35-year-old radio jockey was arrested on Saturday in connection with an alleged hit-and-run case, in which a man had died last …
  • Radio jockey arrested for hit-and-run in Delhi 07 Jul 2019 09:22 NEW DELHI:  A 35-year-old radio jockey was arrested on Saturday in connection with an alleged hit-and-run case in which a man had died last week, the police said. The accused, Ankit Gulati, a resident of East Patel Nagar, was arrested from his residence, …
  • Delayed flyover to open in July, another by December 07 Jul 2019 08:13 New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) After missing several deadlines, three key traffic decongestants will be ready this year bringing great relief for Delhi’s motorists. The drive to the domestic and international airport terminals from South and East Delhi and Noida …
  • 10 CCTVs & 22,000 black SUVs: How cops tracked driver in hit-and-run case in Delhi 06 Jul 2019 23:36 Ankit Gulati, a senior employee and an RJ with a radio station, was arrested from his home Out of 22,000 black Creta SUVs sold across Delhi-NCR last year, police were looking for one with a number plate that ended with 6. The search ended on Friday when …
  • Radio Jockey arrested for killing man in hit-and-run case in Lutyens' Delhi 06 Jul 2019 17:23 Image Source : PTI RJ arrested for killing man in hit-and-run case  A 35-year-old radio jockey was arrested on Saturday in connection with an alleged hit-and-run case in which a man had died last week, police said. The accused, Ankit Gulati, a resident of …
  • Delhi Radio Jockey Arrested After Man He Hit With His Car Dies 06 Jul 2019 12:42 Ankit Gulati, 35, confessed that he was playing video games while driving. (Representational) New Delhi:  A 35-year-old radio jockey was arrested today for allegedly killing a man by hitting his scooter with his car, the police said. Ankit Gulati, who …
  • RJ arrested for LJP worker’s death in hit-and-run case in Delhi 06 Jul 2019 12:29 New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) A radio jockey (RJ) has been arrested in connection with a hit and run case in which a Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) worker died last week, the police said on Saturday. According to the police, FM channel Radio City RJ Ankit Gulati’s …
  • Rahul Gandhi enjoys Article 15 04 Jul 2019 22:39 After stepping down from his position as Congress President on Wednesday, RaGa was spotted watching the film. On the same he submitted his resignation as Congress President, Rahul Gandhi went to a multiplex to watch Ayushmann Khurrana starrer Article 15 on …
  • UK for a green future: Landmark Green Finance Strategy announced 03 Jul 2019 09:36 https://www.gov.uk Further cementing the UK's position as a global climate leader, the UK Government has announced its landmark Green Finance Strategy setting out plans to increase investment in sustainable projects and infrastructure. The …
  • Many keventers, but where is the old taste? 08 Jun 2019 05:17 Express News Service NEW DELHI: THERE was a time when Keventers was synonymous with milkshake in the national capital. The outlet by that name was a one-stop destination for the people in Delhi to quench their thirst for shakes. But, for some time now, the …
  • Street wise: Behind names of Khanna and Meherchand markets, a minister brought to India by Nehru 06 Jun 2019 21:10 According to Singh, the market changed into a “hip” one when Cafe Coffee Day set up shop there over a decade ago.  Weeks after 12-year-old Madan Mohan Arora arrived in Delhi from Pakistan’s Gujranwala in August 1947, his father set up a shop on a footpath, …
  • Country battles heatwave conditions, temperature nears 51°C in Rajasthan’s Churu 03 Jun 2019 14:21 The maximum temperature later in the day is expected to hover around 45 degrees Celsius, according to the MeT Department. (Express photo: Praveen Khanna) Blistering heatwave conditions prevailed over large swathes of the country Saturday as the …
  • Minister Amit Shah pays tribute to 34,000 braveheart cops who laid down their lives for country 03 Jun 2019 06:34 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Union Home Minister Amit Shah paid tributes at the National Police Memorial in the Chanakyapuri area of New Delhi on Sunday. This was his first public engagement since being sworn in as the Home Minister in the new Modi …
  • Prepare for Assembly polls to dislodge AAP govt: Manoj Tiwari 02 Jun 2019 23:01 The BJP, which was in power in Delhi over two decades ago, is enthused by its impressive show in the parliamentary polls. New Delhi: Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Saturday called upon the party workers to work hard for a victory in the Assembly elections …
  • Amit Shah Pays Tribute To Policemen At National Police Memorial 02 Jun 2019 16:43 Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday visited the National Police Memorial to pay tribute to the policemen who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty. The 54-year-old stalwart laid wreath at the memorial which is located in New Delhi's …
  • Home Minister Amit Shah visits National Police Memorial 02 Jun 2019 08:08 Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday visited the National Police Memorial here and paid tributes to over 34,000 policemen who laid down their lives while serving the nation. Shah said India is secured because of the supreme sacrifice of the police martyrs. …
  • Mercury crosses 46-degree mark in parts of Delhi 02 Jun 2019 06:59 Image Source : PTI Representative Image  The national capital continued to reel under blistering heat Saturday with the mercury crossing the 46-degree mark in some parts of the city. The Safdarjung Observatory, which provides official figures for Delhi, …
  • Amit Shah pays tribute at National Police Memorial 02 Jun 2019 06:54 New Delhi [India], June 2 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday visited the National Police Memorial to pay tribute to the policemen who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty. The 54-year-old stalwart laid wreath at the memorial which is …
  • Amit Shah pays tribute at National Police Memorial in Delhi 02 Jun 2019 06:06 Earlier on Saturday, the new entrant to the North Block, Shah took charge as Home Minister in the Modi government 2.0. New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday visited the National Police Memorial to pay tribute to the policemen who sacrificed …
  • From Bangladesh, with love 02 Jun 2019 04:20 Express News Service Tuhfa Zaman Ali celebrated her 70th birthday on May 1, three days before Ramadan began. While she’s never had a birthday fall on Eid-al-fitr, she remembers how her eighth one missed the festival by a whisker, and her reaction …
  • Home Minister Amit Shah to pay tributes at National Police Memorial tomorrow 01 Jun 2019 21:44 [India], June 1 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah will visit the National Police Memorial tomorrow to pay tribute to the policemen who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty. The memorial located in New Delhi's Chanakyapuri area is spread over 6 …
  • Heat wave sweeps in Delhi, mercury rises to season high of 47 deg C 01 Jun 2019 06:57 Image Source : PTI The weather stations at Ayanagar and Palam recorded 46 and 46.2 degrees Celsius  The national capital Friday sweltered under the hottest day of the season, with the mercury rising to 47 degrees Celsius in some areas. The weather stations …
  • Meat haunt springs a surprise with vegetarian delights 31 May 2019 05:33 Express News Service With long and swift strides Matteo Fontana steps into the room where over clinking glasses, lively faces are anticipating his new summer culinary sojourn. The Corporate Chef at Le Cirque, The Leela Palace New Delhi, has imagined a new …
  • Delhi: Closest govt school across railway tracks, kids in two neighbourhoods take a risk every morning 28 May 2019 21:36 Most children in Sanjay Camp study in five Delhi government and New Delhi Municipal Council schools located across the track in Moti Bagh. (Express photo by Gajendra Yadav) Every morning, nine-year-old Khushi becomes guardian to her five-year-old sister …
  • Delhi: Businessman claims he was kidnapped and blackmailed, 6 arrested 18 May 2019 23:10 The complainant alleged that two of them attacked him in the vehicle. (Representational Image) Police have arrested six persons, including four women, for allegedly kidnapping a 64-year-old Mumbai-based businessman from outside a five-star hotel in …
  • Khan Market’s humble beginnings: Meant for refugees, ‘doomed to fail’ 17 May 2019 18:10 The market came up in the 1950s after Partition. (Express Photo: Amit Mehra) The year was 1950 and Ved Marwah was 18 when he moved, by himself, to Khan Market’s flat number 59. His parents and siblings refused to leave the Rajinder Nagar house they had …
  • Lokpal website launched by Chairperson Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose 16 May 2019 13:12 [India], May 16 (ANI): The Website of the Lokpal or anti-corruption Ombudsman was inaugurated by the Chairperson, Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose in presence of all the Members of Lokpal, a press note from the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) …
  • Government to soon come out with format to lodge complaints with Lokpal 16 May 2019 09:47 NEW DELHI: The central government will soon come out with a format for lodging a complaint with anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal, officials said Thursday. As per norms, a complaint shall be filed in the prescribed form to be notified by the central …
  • Lokpal office to move out of Delhi's five star hotel 02 May 2019 09:00 NEW DELHI: The office of country's first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman, will move out of a five-star luxury hotel in Delhi to its own permanent address. At present, the office of Lokpal works from 'The Ashok' hotel in Chanakyapuri here. …
  • When good  food takes precedence over language 30 Apr 2019 03:43 Express News Service Shimomura Kazuya,  is one of those bashful chefs who likes to keep behind the kitchen counter.  The new Head Chef of Megu a Japanese restaurant at The Leela Palace New Delhi cannot speak English. On occasion when guests beckon him to …
  • Lokpal office moves to The Ashok 23 Apr 2019 18:21 New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) The country’s first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman, has managed to move into a temporary office, although, it is a five-star luxury hotel in Delhi. The chairperson, the eight-member team, and the support staff are in …
  • Higher education system in India grim, needs more investment, reforms: NITI Aayog 23 Apr 2019 16:17 “People say a large number of graduates and PhDs are coming out but we know the quality of those products /graduates/PhDs,” NITI Aayog official V K Saraswat said The situation of higher education in India is grim and needs to be reformed, a NITI …
  • Lokpal to work from Delhi’s five-star luxury hotel 22 Apr 2019 13:28 ‘The Ashok’ hotel in Chanakyapuri (File photo)  The country’s first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman, will work from a five-star luxury hotel in Delhi, officials said Monday. The Lokpal chairperson, all of its eight members and support staff are being …
  • Lokpal to work from Delhi's 5-star luxury hotel 22 Apr 2019 11:08 NEW DELHI: The country's first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman, will work from a five-star luxury hotel in Delhi, officials said Monday. The Lokpal chairperson, all of its eight members and support staff are being allocated space in the hotel …
  • Cyprus FM is monitoring the situation following the bomb attacks in Sri Lanka 21 Apr 2019 13:53 The Cyprus Foreign Ministry is monitoring the situation following the bomb attacks in Sri Lanka and is in contact with the country’s competent authorities. The Ministry also announced that based on the information so far, there are no Cypriots among the …
  • Proposed hike in property tax by NDMC peeves residents 15 Apr 2019 06:32 New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Hundreds of residents of Golf Link Society, Jorbagh, Chanakyapuri and Babar Road are planning to knock the Supreme Courts door after they received a notice issued by the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) on March 28 for …
  • Citing Pulwama and Parliament attacks, President praises valour, sacrifice of security forces 09 Apr 2019 13:01 NEW DELHI: Citing the Pulwama terror attack, President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday praised the valour and sacrifice of security forces in protecting the country and its citizens. Forces such as the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) have been playing a …
  • No child’s play: Bal Panchayat raises real issues 07 Apr 2019 23:46 New Delhi: At a time when election fever has gripped the nation, the congested lanes of Indira Kalyan Vihar in Okhla Phase-I on Sunday witnessed 375 children getting their fingers inked to elect a bal panchayat of 11 members to give life to their dream of …
  • Shettima Stops Long Term Contracts With Indian Companies Says It Will amount to Trespass of Incoming Govt. 06 Apr 2019 09:51 By Ahmed Abu, The Nigerian Voice, Maiduguri Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima on Thursday told different chief executives of Indian manufacturers who are contractors to Borno state government that he will not award new contracts for any long term …
  • I Cannot Give Contracts Beyond May 29, Shettima Assures 06 Apr 2019 08:41 Michael Olugbode in  Maiduguri Borno State Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, has told Indian firms that he cannot give them contracts beyond his tenure which terminate on May 29, 2019. The governor, speaking on Thursday in New Delhi, India, to …
  • Objection against renewal of Olympian Sanjeev Rajput’s arms license 06 Apr 2019 06:10 Indian shooter Sanjeev Rajput had applied for an extension of his arms license, which expires in June 2020. (PTI/File Photo)  Olympian Sanjeev Rajput has filed a writ with the Punjab and Haryana High Court after the state government issued a show-cause …
  • I persuaded VP Singh to implement 27% OBC quota: Lalu Prasad 06 Apr 2019 02:53 Arguably the most colourful politician in India, Lalu Prasad Yadav has seen, and been part of, momentous events in the past four decades. In a forthcoming autobiography, the veteran recounts his highs and lows. Excerpts… Meeting Rabri the bride In March …
  • I single-handedly persuaded VP Singh to implement 27% OBC quota: Lalu Prasad Yadav 06 Apr 2019 01:19 Arguably the most colourful politician in India, Lalu Prasad Yadav has seen, and been part of, momentous events in the past four decades. In a forthcoming autobiography, the veteran recounts his highs and lows. Excerpts… Meeting Rabri the bride In March …
  • Shettima to Indian companies: ‘No new contracts extending beyond May 29’ 05 Apr 2019 17:32 Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima on Thursday told different chief executives of Indian manufacturers that he will not award new contracts for any long term supplies that will extend beyond his tenure of office which ends on May 29, 2019.He noted …
  • Delhi Confidential: Temporary Office 03 Apr 2019 23:40 Justice P C Ghose Justice P C Ghose was appointed Lokpal on March 25, and other eight members were appointed on March 27. They have, for now, been allotted chambers at the five-star Hotel Ashok in Chanakyapuri and given some secretarial staff there, even …
  • Delhi: Trio took on guise of people they robbed 30 Mar 2019 08:44 NEW DELHI: With youthful exuberance, these three men tried out different guises and modus operandi to rob people they gave a lift to in their car at night. Once a man they targeted in west Delhi turned out to a lawyer. They divested him of his belongings …
  • Magneto launches product to tackle air pollution 28 Mar 2019 16:41 Deteriorating air quality being a major concern in India, Magneto CleanTech has come up with a product that traps bacteria and germs. The product can be fixed with any type of air-conditioner and costs around ₹40-45 per sq ft. “Now that food is sanitised …
  • Playing Cupid on Earth 22 Mar 2019 10:09 Arjun Mathur I didn’t step out of my house the first weekend that Made in Heaven came out. I watched the show along with the rest of the world. I binge watched it twice. I have been inundated with calls, messages, and some have come out from the woodwork, …
  • Techocial – A Social Media Round Table Conference 20 Mar 2019 15:22 Date: 29 March 2019 Time: 9 AM Venue: Jesus and Mary College, University of Delhi D1 E4, San Martin Marg, Bapu dham, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110021. Contact: 01126875400 Details: The world has been taken by storm with these ever evolving processes and you …
  • Saying it with flowers: Here is why there is a spring in Lutyens’ step 20 Mar 2019 00:03 New Delhi: It’s almost like Mother Nature herself laid out luminescent rangolis across the breadth of Delhi using the most vibrant of colours — the sunniest yellow, bloodiest red, most royal blue, utterly seductive purple, the happiest green and the purest …
  • Azhar travelled to UK for funding kashmiri militants 17 Mar 2019 13:31 New Delhi: Terror mastermind Masood Azhar had undertaken a month-long sojourn to England to collect funds for militants operating in Jammu and Kashmir and received Rs 15 lakh (Pakistani currency), though he got a "very poor" response while …
  • Masood Azhar travelled to UK, Gulf, Africa to collect funds for Kashmiri militants 17 Mar 2019 10:44 New Delhi: Terror mastermind Masood Azhar had undertaken a month-long sojourn to England to collect funds for militants operating in Jammu and Kashmir and received Rs 15 lakh (Pakistani currency), though he got a "very poor" response while …
  • Masood Azhar claimed to be ‘Gujarati by birth’; dodged officials in 1994 15 Mar 2019 05:07 NEW DELHI: Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar had stayed in Delhi’s luxury hotels, including Ashoka Hotel located in the vicinity of the diplomatic area, in early 1994 before he journeyed to Kashmir to brief militant leaders on the merger of Harkat-ul- …
  • Stout Azhar failed to complete terror training 14 Mar 2019 21:26 NEW DELHI: Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar had stayed in Delhi’s top luxury hotels, including Ashoka Hotel located in the vicinity of the diplomatic area, in early 1994 before he journeyed to Kashmir to brief militant leaders on the merger of Harkat-ul …
  • When Masood Azhar lived in the heart of Delhi 14 Mar 2019 21:12 NEW DELHI: Details emerging from Pulwama mastermind Maulana Masood Azhar's interrogation report -- when he was in Indian captivity for five years -- reveal that like 26/11 perpetrator David Coleman Headley, he too roamed around India without any …
  • Stout Masood Azhar failed to complete terror training 14 Mar 2019 21:08 NEW DELHI: Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar had stayed in Delhi’s top luxury hotels, including Ashoka Hotel located in the vicinity of the diplomatic area, in early 1994 before he journeyed to Kashmir to brief militant leaders on the merger of Harkat-ul …
  • Masood Azhar stayed in Ashok & Janpath hotels in Delhi in 1994 14 Mar 2019 19:55 Category: Featured News, India, Top Stories Posted by Mohd Aslam Hussain Published: Mar 15, 2019, 12:07 am IST Updated: Mar 15, 2019, 12:07 am IST New Delhi: Details emerging from Pulwama mastermind Maulana Masood Azhar’s interrogation report — when he was …
  • Jaish chief stayed in Ashok & Janpath hotels in Delhi in 1994 14 Mar 2019 18:15 NEW DELHI: Details emerging from Pulwama mastermind Maulana Masood Azhar's interrogation report -- when he was in Indian captivity for five years -- reveal that like 26/11 perpetrator David Coleman Headley, he too roamed around India without any …
  • Jaish chief stayed in Ashok & Janpath hotels in Delhi in 1994 (IANS Special) 14 Mar 2019 16:47 New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Details emerging from Pulwama mastermind Maulana Masood Azhar’s interrogation report — when he was in Indian captivity for five years — reveal that like 26/11 perpetrator David Coleman Headley, he too roamed around India …
  • How a 26-year-old Nehru aide gave Chanakyapuri its name in 1951 28 Feb 2019 21:39 Shanti Path, Nyaya Marg, Vinay Marg, Satya Marg, Niti Marg were named after Chanakya’s principles. (Amit Mehra) In 1951, a young official of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs found himself pondering over the name of a vast area in Delhi which would be home …
  • Fire breaks out in basement of Ashok hotel in Delhi's Chanakyapuri 13 Aug 2018 11:23 By PTI NEW DELHI: A fire broke out in the basement of The Ashok Hotel at Chanakyapuri today, said a senior officer from the Delhi Fire Service. A call was received at 12.20 pm about the fire in the hotel's records kept in the basement and eight fire …
  • Chanakyapuri hit-and-run case: Delhi Traffic Police Assistant Sub-Inspector succumbs to injuries 16 Jul 2018 12:06 A 52-year-old Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) of Delhi Traffic Police succumbed to injuries on Sunday morning. ASI Mahavir Singh had been injured in a hit-and-run incident in Delhi's Chanakyapuri area on Thursday. On Thursday night at around 11.30 pm, a …
  • SUV stolen from outside 5-star hotel in Chanakyapuri 08 Jun 2018 01:48
  • 12-year-old boy dies after being hit by school bus in Delhi’s Chanakyapuri, another injured 14 Apr 2018 15:04 Delhi’s Chanakyapuri is a diplomatic enclave and a high-security area as many foreign embassies are located here. 9Photo: (Google Maps) A 12-year-old boy was killed and his friend injured after being hit by a school bus when they were playing on the …
  • School bus driver mows down 10-year-old boy in Delhi’s Chanakyapuri, another injured 14 Apr 2018 08:25 Delhi’s Chanakyapuri is a diplomatic enclave and a high-security area as many foreign embassies are located here. 9Photo: (Google Maps) A driver of a school bus mowed down a 10-year-old boy killing him on the spot, while injuring another 12-year-old in New …
  • Speeding vehicle crushes 30-yr-old in Chanakyapuri 22 Oct 2017 09:09
  • PVR Ltd opens Multiplex 'PVR ECX' at The Chanakya Mall in Chanakyapuri in New Delhi 23 Sep 2017 08:53 PVR Ltd has announced the opening of 3 screens multiplex 'PVR ECX' at The Chanakya Mall in Chanakyapuri in New Delhi. This multiplex is equipped with 4K projection system, next-generation 3D-enabled screens with ultra HD picture quality and Dolby …
  • Pillion driver dies after Army truck hits bike near Delhi's Chanakyapuri 31 Aug 2017 15:52 NEW DELHI: A 37-year-old man on a bike was crushed under an Army truck near Chanakyapuri area on Wednesday morning. Police have arrested the driver who is posted with the 7 Assam Regiment. They said that the deceased and his friend were near Assam Bhawan …
  • Army man held in Delhi’s Chanakyapuri after ramming truck into bike; one killed 30 Aug 2017 19:57 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:August 31, 2017 12:11 am A crime and forensics team visited the spot. CCTV footage is being analysed to establish the sequence of events that led to the accident. A 39-year-old Indian Army personnel was arrested for …
  • Chanakyapuri road named after late Russian envoy Alexander M Kadakin 02 Jun 2017 12:39 NEW DELHI: The Officers' Mess Road in the city's Chanakyapuri area now has a new name - Alexander M Kadakin Marg - with the NDMC passing a resolution to rename it after the former Russian Ambassador to India who passed away in January. The decision …
  • Road rage: Driver hit by baseball bat in Chanakyapuri of Lutyens’ Delhi 11 May 2017 01:19
  • Singapore mission staffer dies after car rams into pole in Chanakyapuri 05 Feb 2017 21:13 The WagonR in which the couple were travelling. They were rushed to AIIMS trauma centre where Patrick was declared dead. His wife is currently undergoing treatment. Express photo A 24-year-old Singapore High Commission staffer was killed and his wife …
  • Two injured in road accident in Chanakyapuri 05 Feb 2017 20:11 Two persons, including a woman, sustained injuries when the car in which they were travelling in hit a road divider and then an electric pole in New Delhi’s Chanakyapuri area in the early hours on Sunday. Police said the car was being driven at a very high …
  • Chanakyapuri-2 in Dwarka Sector 24: Cabinet approval for diplomatic enclave 05 Jan 2017 04:15 NEW DELHI: The Cabinet approved on Wednesday transfer of 34.87 hectares of DDA land in Dwarka to the urban development ministry for setting of a new diplomatic enclave. This will be used for accommodating foreign missions and international organisations. …