• 'Sabka saath, sabka vikas, sabka vishwas,' says Modi at NDA meet 25 May 2019 14:44 After the meet, PM Modi is likely to meet President Ram Nath Kovind around 8 pm and stake claim to form government. New Delhi: The newly elected lawmakers of the ruling National Democratic Alliance met in New Delhi on Saturday and elected Narendra Modi as …
  • Over 40% of lawmakers in India's new parliament face criminal charges 25 May 2019 14:19 Electo­ral reform group says at least 233 of 543 member­s named as winnin­g seats face crimin­al procee­dings Indian laws bar people from contesting an election if they have been convicted while in office for crimes that carry jail terms of two or more …
  • Jagan to meet PM Modi in Delhi on May 26 25 May 2019 14:11 Category: Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad Posted by Mohd Aslam Hussain Published: May 25, 2019, 7:17 pm IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 7:17 pm IST Hyderabad: YCP Chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy is set to take over as new Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh on May 30. Along …
  • India poll winner Narendra Modi wins backing from allies for new term as PM 25 May 2019 13:58 Newly elected politicians from India’s ruling alliance led by the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party have elected Narendra Modi as their leader, paving the way for his second five-year term as prime minister after a thunderous victory in national …
  • Delhi: Tik Tok celebrity Mohit mor murdered due to enmity 25 May 2019 13:35 Category: India, News Posted by Younus Published: May 25, 2019, 4:20 pm IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 4:20 pm IST New Delhi: Aspiring actor and Tik Tok celebrity Mohit Mor was murdered due to rivalry enmity between Jyoti-Nandu gang and Mahal-Solanki gang, the …
  • No new Sikkim MLAs have criminal background: Association for Democratic Reforms 25 May 2019 12:26 By IANS NEW DELHI: None of the winners of the just concluded Sikkim Assembly elections has any serious criminal cases against them, as per their sworn affidavits. "It's the first time since 2009 that the Sikkim Assembly will have members with no …
  • After thumping LS poll win, BJP sets eyes on Delhi Assembly 25 May 2019 12:03 New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) After bagging all the 7 Lok Sabha seats in Delhi, the BJP has set its eyes on the Assembly elections slated early next year, with the party on Saturday exuding confidence of repeating the similar performance then. Delhi BJP chief …
  • TikTok star Mohit Mor's killer is a 17-year-old boy, says Delhi Police 25 May 2019 10:49 Mohit Morfacebook The TikTok world in India was shocked when one of its stars, Mohit Mor, was gunned down in Delhi. The investigation revealed that the murderer was a 17-year-old boy. He had opened fire after an argument at their gym.  Mor was a gym …
  • PM Modi to meet Prez in evening to stake claim to form new govt 25 May 2019 10:41 The Prime Minister is likely to call on the President at around 8 pm and before that, leaders of the NDA would meet Kovind at around 7 pm New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to meet President Ram Nath Kovind Saturday evening to stake a claim …
  • PM Modi to meet President Kovind in evening to stake claim to form new govt 25 May 2019 10:30 NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to meet President Ram Nath Kovind Saturday evening to stake a claim to form the new government, sources said. The prime minister is likely to call on the President at around 8 pm and before that, leaders of …
  • Political leaders arrive in Delhi for NDA meeting 25 May 2019 09:38 Category: Politics Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: May 25, 2019, 2:56 pm IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 2:56 pm IST New Delhi: A host of political leaders from the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) arrived here to attend the BJP-led coalition meeting …
  • EPS, OPS invited for NDA leaders meet in Delhi 25 May 2019 09:27 By Chennaivision in Chennai News May 25, 2019 Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and the Deputy Chief Minister, the heads of the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu, have been invited to attend a meeting of the National Democratic Alliance in New Delhi on …
  • 4 cheats arrested in Delhi, 148 passports seized 25 May 2019 09:13 New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Delhi Police on Saturday arrested four people, including two women, in various cases of cheating. A total of 148 passports and 35 SIM cards were also seized from them. According to initial information, the gang used to cheat …
  • Anuradha to lead Delhi in sub-junior national hockey c’ship 25 May 2019 09:13 New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Government school Mukhlempur’s Anuradha will lead Delhi in the sub-junior girl’s hockey nationals at Hissar in Haryana from May 27 to June 7. This is 4th outing for Anuradha, who lost her father recently, in the national …
  • TikTok celebrity shot near Delhi for not returning Rs 30 lakh to rivals 25 May 2019 09:00 Mor went out to visit his friend at around 5 pm on Tuesday and was gunned down at a photocopy shop located in his vicinity. New Delhi: TikTok Start Mohit Mor was shot dead near Delhi’s Najafgarh on Tuesday for not returning Rs 30 lakh and then seeking …
  • New Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza Sports Limited Edition launched: Price, features & here’s what’s new! 25 May 2019 08:39 The new 2019 Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza Sports Limited Edition has just been launched in India. As the name suggests, the new model gets a unique accessory package and gets sporty interiors. In a short span of 3 years, the Maruti Vitara Brezza has done …
  • Technical snag hit Delhi Metro’s Violet Line, services resume 25 May 2019 08:32 Category: Delhi Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: May 25, 2019, 12:53 pm IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 12:53 pm IST New Delhi: Normal services on Delhi Metro’s Violet Line were briefly affected due to a technical snag between Mandi House and Kashmere Gate …
  • Signature designs get a new canvas at Casa Pop in Delhi 25 May 2019 08:24 Express News Service Interiors to apparel, the distance may seem to have traversed medium, scale and technique, but for renowned architect and interior designer Raseel Gujral Ansal, the transition was only a natural extension of her creative savoir-faire. …
  • South Delhi Municipal Corporation on drain cleaning drive 25 May 2019 07:40 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Before the onset of the monsoon, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation has expedited cleaning of drains under its jurisdiction. So far 215 of the 247 drains have been cleaned. Drains that are more than four feet deep, …
  • Lok Sabha elections 2019: AAP, Congress combined votes fewer than BJP’s in Delhi 25 May 2019 07:40 Express News Service NEW DELHI: After a spectacular victory in Delhi, a buoyant BJP is keen on sustaining the momentum till the Delhi Assembly polls next year. The Congress and the AAP, meanwhile, are realising the need to get their act together to fend …
  • Delhi Elects Only One Woman To Lok Sabha, Again 25 May 2019 07:18 Of the 16 women candidates who contested from Delhi, only Meenakshi Lekhi of the BJP has got elected. New Delhi: Delhi has elected only one woman to enter the Lok Sabha, yet again. Of the 16 women candidates who contested from seven Lok Sabha …
  • Delhi elections: AAP rules out tie-up with Congress in 2020 25 May 2019 07:02 NEW DELHI: As it plans its course of action for the 2020 Delhi assembly elections, Aam Aadmi Party has accepted that its prolonged discussions with Congress on a poll alliance affected its performance in the general elections. AAP came third in terms of …
  • For the love of books: How Delhi Public Library reawakens the reader in you 25 May 2019 06:49 “I come here often after school, especially to read up on science fiction,” 13-year-old Hrithik Kumar tells us at the children’s section of Delhi Public Library’s headquarters in Chandni Chowk. (Express Photo: Rithika Krishna) (Written by Rithika Krishna) …
  • Regional representation, berths to allies likely in new BJP govt 25 May 2019 06:06 NEW DELHI | MUMBAI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s new Council of Ministers is likely to have new faces from states such as West Bengal and Karnataka as well as appropriate representation from the NDA partners despite BJP having a clear majority. Party …
  • Air India to launch Red Eye flight to Delhi 25 May 2019 05:44 By Express News Service BENGALURU: Following the huge success of its late night flights from Bengaluru to Kochi and Ahmedabad, Air India is now all set to start this service to New Delhi. The first Red Eye flight will make its debut at 11 pm on June 5 from …
  • Yet again, Delhi elects only one woman to LS 25 May 2019 05:19 New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Once again, Delhi has elected only one woman to enter the Lok Sabha, keeping with a sort of pattern. Of the 16 women candidates who contested from seven Lok Sabha constituencies of Delhi, only Meenakshi Lekhi of BJP has got elected …
  • India could get a new govt on May 30 25 May 2019 03:41 NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi met President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday evening and tendered his resignation along with the council of ministers. He is likely to take oath, along with his new ministry, on the evening of May 30 in the forecourt of …
  • Half of Team Modi may be new 25 May 2019 03:28 Express News Service NEW DELHI: Aiming to create a robust party leadership for the next decade that is familiar with all aspects of governance, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday began consultations to pick his new council of ministers, so as to …
  • India- GSTN releases draft of new GST return form 25 May 2019 03:12 (MENAFN - KNN India) GSTN releases draft of new GST return form New Delhi, May 24 (KNN) The Goods and Services Tax (GST) authority has come out with a draft new simplified return form, which it plans to formally roll out in July. The authority made the new …
  • State BJP Set to look beyond 2022 The Delhi effect 25 May 2019 01:11 State BJP : Set to look beyond 2022 :: The Delhi effect - The Sangai Express Editorial :: May 25 2019 - The Delhi effect. Not exactly a case of ‘if it rains in Delhi, people take out umbrellas in Imphal,’ but comes somewhat close to it. In as much as BJP …
  • IT department opened bank lockers of Kamal Nath's PA in New Delhi 24 May 2019 23:58 The Income Tax (I-T) Department has opened some bank lockers of Rajendra Kumar Miglani, the personal assistant of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, sources have said. "Miglani's some bank lockers were opened on Thursday," sources said …
  • BJP sweeps Delhi, retains all 7 Lok Sabha seats 24 May 2019 23:44 No other BJP candidate was able to cross the victory margin of two lakh votes in the previous Parliamentary polls. New Delhi: The BJP on Thursday retained all the seven seats in the 17th Lok Sabha elections in the national capital with two of its …
  • Modi begins talks for new cabinet 24 May 2019 21:02 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was set to hold talks yesterday to form a new cabinet to tackle a stuttering economy and other challenges facing his second term after winning a big majority. According to a statement from office of president of India, …
  • The Day After: How Does New Lok Sabha Look Like 24 May 2019 20:07 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) NEW DELHI — With all but one of the 542 races declared, the BJP's majority crossed 300 on Friday; it is well clear of the threshold of 272 seats needed to govern. Not since 1984 has a single party won back-to-back majorities …
  • "No Alternative To Arvind Kejriwal In Delhi": AAP Hopeful After Poll Loss 24 May 2019 19:54 AAP leader Gopal Rai said that people of Delhi still want Arvind Kejriwal to win the assembly polls New Delhi: After a crushing loss in Lok Sabha polls, senior Aam Aadmi Party leader Gopal Rai on Friday dismissed suggestions that it would have an impact on …
  • Sub inspector injured in Delhi encounter 24 May 2019 19:23 Category: Crime and Accident, Delhi Posted by Shameen Published: May 24, 2019, 11:57 pm IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 12:06 am IST New Delhi: A Delhi Police Special Cell Sub-Inspector and a miscreant were injured on Friday evening in an encounter here in …
  • No alliance for Assembly elections in Delhi: AAP 24 May 2019 19:23 Category: Delhi, News Posted by Shameen Published: May 24, 2019, 11:59 pm IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 12:02 am IST New Delhi: A day after being routed in the Lok Sabha contest, Delhi’s ruling AAP on Friday said there is no alternative to Chief Minister …
  • Creativity takes on new dimensions at this exhibition 24 May 2019 18:09 New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Big-ticket artists get their fair share of praise, but an ongoing exhibition here is proof enough that Indian art students are no less creative. The 17th Collage Annual Art Carnival, open for public viewing at the Lalit Kala …
  • 4 members of family in south Delhi drugged by servant 24 May 2019 18:09 New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Four members of a family were allegedly drugged by their servant in south Delhi’s South Extension area. “Four members of a family have alleged that their servant had drugged them by putting sedatives in their food. The victims were …
  • NGT: Pollution panels to inspect banquet halls in west Delhi 24 May 2019 18:09 New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The National Green Tribunal recently ordered a joint inspection of banquet halls in west Delhi by Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) on various clearances. A plea was filed in the …
  • Tom Bateman explores 19th century Delhi in first trailer for Beecham House 24 May 2019 18:03 0 Comments Tom Bateman explores 19th century Delhi in first trailer for Beecham House Independent.ie Tom Bateman takes his first steps into 19th century Delhi in the first trailer for forthcoming ITV period drama Beecham House. https://www. …
  • BJP high in confidence after winning all 7 seats in Delhi; sets eye on next year’s assembly polls 24 May 2019 18:00 New Delhi, May 24 (PTI) The BJP which swept all the seven seats in Delhi, set new records in five constituencies where its candidates defeated their opponents with the highest margins ever. Parvesh Verma, the sitting MP from the West Delhi constituency, …
  • Modi vows to take India to 'new heights' 24 May 2019 17:52 India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pledged to take his country to new heights, after leading his party to a landslide re-election victory. With most of the 600-million votes counted, the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) has secured a large majority in …
  • New govt must resolve pending foreign trade and policy issues 24 May 2019 17:19 The new government must take quick decisions on a number of pending trade and foreign policy issues, including forging of sustainable export and industrial policies, framing of a trade agreement with the US to avoid further bilateral skirmishes, taking a …
  • Record 78 Women Lawmakers Elected To New Lok Sabha 24 May 2019 16:50 Seventy eight women lawmakers have been elected with UP and Bengal leading at 11 each New Delhi: The highest-ever number of women have been elected in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Out of 542 lawmakers who will take oath as members of the lower house in the …
  • Union Cabinet adopts resolution to dissolve 16th Lok Sabha, new government likely to be formed on May 30 24 May 2019 16:43 New Delhi: The Union Cabinet met on Friday and adopted a resolution for the dissolution of the 16th Lok Sabha, setting in motion the process of constituting the new House and formation of the government after the conclusion of the general elections. Prime …
  • AAP wins one seat across India, its highest vote share in Delhi at 18 per cent 24 May 2019 16:38 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Aam Aadmi Party won only one seat out of over 40 it contested across nine states and Union territories and it recorded its highest vote share in the national capital at 18.10 per cent. The AAP had fielded candidates in Delhi, …
  • Delhi University admissions may begin by May 27. Here's more 24 May 2019 15:10 (MENAFN - NewsBytes) Delhi University admissions may begin by May 27. Here's more 24 May 2019 As per reports, the Delhi University is likely to open registrations for the undergraduate courses latest by May 27. The application forms will allow students …
  • SputnikPro Holds In-Person Session for Young Journalists in New Delhi 24 May 2019 14:15 Press Info 17:03 24.05.2019(updated 17:12 24.05.2019) Get short URL NEW DELHI (Sputnik) - On Friday, the International News Agency and Radio Sputnik, together with its Indian hub, held the first in-person lecture for students from the Delhi School of …
  • Tata Motors drives in Tiago with new safety features 24 May 2019 14:01 NEW DELHI: Tata Motors Friday said it has launched hatchback Tiago with a range of safety features, with price starting at Rs 4.4 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The model now comes with dual airbags, antilock braking system (ABS), electronic brake distribution …
  • Now Samsung Galaxy M series to come with new And... 24 May 2019 13:30 NEW DELHI: Riding high on the success of its Galaxy S10 series, Samsung India has rolled out the Android 9 Pie update for its Galaxy M smartphones. With the new software update, Galaxy M10, M20 and M30 will have better performance, some security patches …
  • Juvenile Apprehended For Killing TikTok Celebrity In Delhi's Najafgarh 24 May 2019 12:08 Mohit Mor was active on a social-networking app and had lakhs of followers. (File) New Delhi: A juvenile was apprehended in connection with the killing of a 27-year-old gym trainer in Dwarka's Najafgarh earlier this week, police said today. The 17-year …
  • Election Results 2019: "Lotus Will Bloom In Delhi In 8 Months," Says Gautam Gambhir After Win 24 May 2019 12:08 New Delhi: Cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir speaks with NDTV after his remarkable election victory in Delhi. Mr Gambhir speaks about his campaign, about allegations made against him by the Aam Aadmi Party, and what his plans are for Delhi. He …
  • Cancel Robert Vadra’s anticipatory bail, ED tells Delhi High Court 24 May 2019 11:51 Businessman Robert Vadra arrives at the Enforcement Directorate (ED) office for questioning in connection with a money laundering case. (file) The Enforcement Directorate Friday moved the Delhi High Court seeking cancellation of anticipatory bail granted …
  • Airtel Digital TV unveils six new long-term packs of six, 12 months 24 May 2019 11:00 Airtel Digital TV’s new long-term packs include Hindi Value SD pack, UDP packs, Gujrat Value Sports SD pack, Gujrat Mega SD pack as well as Gujarat Value Sports HD pack, and Gujarat Mega HD pack. Airtel Digital TV has introduced 12 new long-term plans with …
  • Juvenile held for killing TikTok celebrity in Delhi 24 May 2019 10:13 New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Delhi Police on Friday arrested a juvenile for his involvement in the killing of TikTok celebrity and gym trainer Mohit Mor. The accused, 17, was arrested near Dhulsiras village in Dwarka. The juvenile was identified by Call …
  • ED approaches Delhi HC opposing anticipatory bail to Robert Vadra 24 May 2019 10:09 Category: India Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: May 24, 2019, 2:47 pm IST Updated: May 24, 2019, 2:47 pm IST New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate on Friday knocked the doors of the Delhi High Court seeking to set aside a trial court order granting …
  • Narendra Modi Wins New Mandate in Indian Election and Divides... 24 May 2019 09:46 Photo: Uncredited/AP/REX/Shutterstock Photo: Uncredited/AP/REX/Shutterstock Photo: Uncredited/AP/REX/Shutterstock Narendra Modi Wins New Mandate in Indian Election and Divides the Film Industry India has returned the …
  • Exclusive: Jaitley unlikely to remain Indian finance minister in Modi's new term - sources 24 May 2019 09:35 NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is unlikely to continue in his current role due to poor health as Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins his second term, according to four sources with knowledge of the matter. FILE PHOTO: India…
  • New government faces challenges of arresting slowdown, creating jobs: Economists 24 May 2019 09:19 By PTI NEW DELHI: After a landslide victory at the general election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces immediate challenge of arresting a slowdown in the world's sixth largest economy, creating jobs, stimulating private investment and tackling bad …
  • Four new SC judges administered oath of office, apex court strength reaches 31  24 May 2019 09:18 By PTI NEW DELHI: Four new judges of the Supreme Court were on Friday administered the oath of office by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi. With the swearing in of the four judges, the number of judges in the Supreme Court stands at 31, the full …
  • ED moves Delhi HC cancellation of bail to Vadra 24 May 2019 08:05 NEW DELHI: The Enforcement Directorate Friday moved the Delhi High Court seeking cancellation of anticipatory bail granted to Robert Vadra in a money laundering case. Vadra, brother-in-law of Congress President Rahul Gandhi, was granted anticipatory bail …
  • PM Modi begins talks for new cabinet; will Arun Jaitley return as Finance Minister? 24 May 2019 08:00 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah wave at party workers during a party programme in New Delhi on May 23, 2019.IANS After BJP's thumping victory in the Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a meeting with senior …
  • Kejriwal loses all 7 Delhi seats to BJP; says 'look forward to working together with PM Modi' 24 May 2019 07:21 Image Source : PTI Look forward to working together with PM Modi: Kejriwal After losing all seven seats in the national capital to the Bharatiya Janata Party, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said he looks forward to working together with …
  • Gandhi-Nehru brand tainted by new election humiliation 24 May 2019 07:13 File picture shows Rahul Gandhi, President of India's main opposition Congress party, looking up before releasing his party’s election manifesto for the April/May general election in New Delhi April 2, 2019. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, May 24 — A …
  • Congress stunned by scale of Delhi loss 24 May 2019 07:08 Express News Service NEW DELHI: Congress had fought the elections alone this time to up its vote share after its decimation in Delhi in 2014. It also hoped to recapture the lost ground. But contrary to its expectations, it was wiped off again though …
  • Lok Sabha election results 2019 | Broom withers: AAP left brittle in Delhi 24 May 2019 07:08 Express News Service NEW DELHI: If the 2015 Assembly elections was the zenith of the Aam Aadmi Party, then the 2019 Lok Sabha will go down as the nadir for the Arvind Kejriwal-led outfit. Though the two elections were different, the AAP now faces the …
  • It's a new morning for Amethi: Smriti Irani 24 May 2019 06:59 New Delhi: Buoyed by her win against Congress President Rahul Gandhi in his home turf, Union Minister Smriti Irani said that it's a 'new morning' for Amethi. "It's a new morning for Amethi, a new determination. Thanks, Amethi, my …
  • Four new Supreme Court judges sworn in 24 May 2019 06:45 New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Four new judges of the Supreme Court were on Friday administered the oath of office by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi. With the swearing in of Justices B.R. Gavai, Surya Kant, Aniruddha Bose and A.S. Bopanna, the number of judges in …
  • Four new SC judges administered oath of office 24 May 2019 06:40  Justices B R Gavai, Surya Kant, Aniruddha Bose and AS Bopanna were administered oath of office by the CJI. (Photo: File) New Delhi: Four new judges of the Supreme Court were on Friday administered the oath of office by Chief Justice of India(CJI) Ranjan …
  • Smriti Irani, 2019's Star Winner, Tweets Thanks: "New Morning For Amethi" 24 May 2019 05:31 Smriti Irani won Amethi in Uttar Pradesh by over 55,000 votes. (File Photo) New Delhi: Smriti Irani today tweeted a thank-you for Amethi, where her victory over Congress president Rahul Gandhi may be this election's show-stopper. "A new morning …
  • India's Modi begins talks for new cabinet after big election win 24 May 2019 04:46 By Krishna N. Das NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold talks on Friday to form a new cabinet to tackle a stuttering economy and other challenges facing his second term after winning a big majority. Official data from the …
  • Will work with PM Modi for betterment of Delhi people: Kejriwal 24 May 2019 04:23 He also congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the 'historic' win of the NDA in the Lok Sabha election. New Delhi: Delhi chief minister and AAP president Arvind Kejriwal Thursday said he accepted the people's mandate, after his party …
  • "With This Kind Of Mandate In Delhi...": Jagan Reddy's Worry For Andhra 24 May 2019 03:39 Jagan Reddy is likely to take oath as Chief Minister on May 30 in Vijayawada. Hyderabad: Jagan Mohan Reddy, who led his party to an astounding victory in Andhra Pradesh, virtually decimating Chandrababu Naidu's Telugu Desam Party, said his mandate …
  • Modi cabinet likely to have many new faces 24 May 2019 02:50 New Delhi:The shape of the council of ministers of the next Narendra Modi government is likely to be different from the outgoing team with some of the old faces either retiring from politics due to health and other factors or being replaced by a younger …
  • Before new Modi sarkar, economic agenda tayyar 24 May 2019 02:32 NEW DELHI: The new government will hit the ground running as it looks to get economic growth back on track by simplifying taxes, easing compliance and spurring demand. A plan to kickstart private investment and stimulate demand has already been drawn up as …
  • Election Result- BJP Dominates In Mumbai And Delhi, Set For Second Straight Lok Sabha Clean Sweep 24 May 2019 02:19 Election Results: BJP leader Gautam Gambhir is set for a massive win on his Lok Sabha polls debut New Delhi: As it has in most other parts of the country in the 2019 Lok Sabha election, the BJP today is on course to sweep aside the Congress challenge in …
  • Resounding win for BJP, breaks new grounds in WB, Odisha 24 May 2019 01:43 New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Riding high on the planks of muscular nationalism and anti-Congressism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday secured a resounding mandate for the second consecutive term as BJP crossed the 300 mark by breaking new …
  • BJP retains all seven seats in Delhi 23 May 2019 22:57 New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Maintaining its hold over Delhi, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday won all the seven Lok Sabha seats here, with winning margins ranging between 2.2 lakh and 5.7 lakh votes. The BJP in 2014 bagged all the seats with vote margin …
  • LS Results 2019: BJP sweeps all 7 seats in Delhi 23 May 2019 22:52 [India], May 24 (ANI): BJP won all seven seats in Delhi on Thursday in a repeat of the 2014 elections and also bettering its vote share by nearly 10 per cent. The BJP received 56.5 per cent of the total votes polled in Delhi, significantly higher than thet …
  • Delhi: Congress heavyweights Dikshit, Maken face defeat as BJP looks to sweep all 7 seats 23 May 2019 21:56 [India], May 23 (ANI): The Bhartiya Janta Party is leading in all the seven parliamentary constituencies of Delhi, pushing Congress heavyweights like Sheila Dikshit and Ajay Maken towards defeat. As per the Election Commission website, all BJP candidates …
  • Election 2019 Results: BJP's Manoj Tiwari Retains North East Delhi Seat 23 May 2019 21:44 Manoj Tiwari had unsuccessfully contested against Yogi Adityanath from Gorakhpur in 2009 New Delhi: From losing to BJP in the 2009 Lok Sabha polls as an SP candidate to becoming the party's Delhi chief, life has come a full circle for Bhojpuri singer …
  • Kashmir Awaits New Dawn During PM Narendra Modi’s Second Term - Analyst 23 May 2019 19:41 Opinion 20:43 23.05.2019(updated 20:44 23.05.2019) Get short URL There has been a consistent demand to boost peace efforts in the Kashmir Valley, which is in turmoil due to militancy. With Narendra Modi set to make a comeback as prime minister, analysts …
  • Gambhir wins East Delhi by 3,91,222 votes 23 May 2019 19:23 New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) BJP’s cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir on Thursday won the East Delhi Lok Sabha seat here by a margin of 3,91,222 votes over his Congress rival and former Delhi Minister Arvinder Singh Lovely. Delhi’s ruling Aam Aadmi …
  • Manoj Tiwari wins Delhi North East seat 23 May 2019 18:16 New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Delhi BJP President Manoj Tiwari on Thursday won the Delhi North East Lok Sabha seat, defeating his Congress rival and former Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit by a margin of 3,66,102 votes. While Tiwari got 7,87,799 (53.9 per cent) …
  • Amit Shah may debut, Jaitley's role uncertain in Modi's new cabinet 23 May 2019 18:13 The most anticipated induction into Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s council of ministers is likely to be that of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah when the new government takes oath next week. According to sources, the PM is likely to ask all …
  • Actor Sunny Deol New Role As Lawmaker, After BJP Scores Landslide Win 23 May 2019 18:06 Election results 2019: Sunny Deol defeated his Congress rival Sunil Kumar Jakhar from Gurdaspur in Punjab New Delhi: Bollywood actor Sunny Deol today became the latest member of his family to be elected to the parliament on a BJP ticket. His father …
  • BJP's Meenakshi Lekhi Leads, Congress's Ajay Maken Trailing In New Delhi 23 May 2019 17:17 Meenakshi Lekhi is currently leading from the New Delhi constituency, with more than 2,80,000 votes New Delhi: Meenakshi Lekhi, the BJP's national spokesperson, is seeking re-election from the New Delhi constituency. A Supreme Court lawyer, Meenakshi …
  • BJP's New Recruit Jay Panda Trails In Homeground Kendrapara In Odisha 23 May 2019 17:17 In this election, Jay Panda trailed behind Biju Janata Dal's Anubhav Mohanty. New Delhi: Baijayant 'Jay' Panda was one of the most recognizable faces of Odisha's ruling BJD, apart from its founder and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. It …
  • From 1 June, Air India to increase flights from Mumbai & Delhi to Dubai 23 May 2019 17:07 Text Size: A- A+ New Delhi: After a gap of seven years, Air India has decided to restore its services on two prime routes — Delhi-Dubai and Mumbai-Dubai — from 1 June. The move comes just over a month after private rival Jet Airways stopped functioning …
  • Video Capturing Gang War Shootout In Delhi Shared As Bangalore, Mumbai - BOOM 23 May 2019 17:07 The video is from Dwarka in Delhi when two gangsters opened fire at a member of rival gang Published on May 23 2019 12:10 pm A shocking video capturing a shootout between members of two rival gangs in middle of a busy Delhi street is being shared falsely …
  • BJP's Hans Raj Hans Leading From North West Delhi 23 May 2019 16:29 Hans Raj Hans is currently leading from North West Delhi with around 2,10,000 votes New Delhi: Punjabi singer Hans Raj Hans is contesting as the BJP candidate for the Delhi North West Lok Sabha seat. He is currently leading from the seat with around 2,10, …
  • Startups hope new govt will drive growth agenda, ease regulatory burden 23 May 2019 15:25 New Delhi, May 23 () With BJP set to return to power, startups and entrepreneurs Thursday hoped that the new government will continue to drive growth agenda for new businesses, taking further steps to ease regulatory burden and make capital more accessible …
  • New Delhi to host International Conference on Nonviolence Education and Training 23 May 2019 14:45
  • Election Results: BJP chief Amit Shah reaches BJP headquarters in New Delhi 23 May 2019 11:55 23 May 2019, 04:17PM ISTSource: Times NowBharatiya Janata party chief Amit Shah reaches BJP headquarters in New Delhi. The premises of the BJP headquarters wore a festive look amidst slogans of Modi Modi reverberating the air. The jubilant workers danced …
  • Arun Jaitley Discharged From AIIMS New Delhi 23 May 2019 11:02 Arun Jaitley did not contest the current Lok Sabha elections presumably because of ill health New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was discharged from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Thursday. He had been admitted in AIIMS for at …
  • Early Celebrations Break Out at Ruling BJP's Headquarter in New Delhi 23 May 2019 07:54 Asia & Pacific 09:34 23.05.2019Get short URL As per the latest data, the BJP has gone past the half-way mark. The BJP and its allies are leading in 321 seats, while the Indian National Congress (INC) and its allies are leading in 114 seats. The …
  • New Delhi election result 23 May 2019 04:38 ET Online| Updated: May 23, 2019, 09.32 AM IST BCCL With the counting of votes underway, early trends show BJP's Meenakshi Lekhi leading from New Delhi against Ajay Maken Meenakshi Lekhi leads in New Delhi. Big names contesting: Meenakshi Lekhi(BJP), …
  • New Delhi signals shift: From Afghan-led process to any process for peace 23 May 2019 01:59 External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj delivers her statement at Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Council of Foreign Ministers in Bishkek. (PTI Photo) In a departure from the stated Indian position in recent years, External Affairs Minister Sushma …
  • India, Myanmar hold joint naval drill as New Delhi cements leadership role 22 May 2019 09:01 Highlighting the Indian Navy’s cooperative relations with its regional counterparts, two warships from the Myanmar navy arrived in Port Blair on Monday for the 8th Indo-Myanmar Coordinated Patrol. Over the next four days, these vessels will patrol the 725- …
  • 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 …
  • SOUTH ASIAN UNIVERSITY ANNOUNCES ADMISSIONS 11 Mar 2019 12:17 New Delhi: The South Asian University, established by the 8 SAARC nations, has announced admission to its Masters and PhD programmes for the tenth batch. For the first time, the university will conduct its Entrance Test using computer-based online testing …
  • Embassy guard helps police arrest man stealing phone cables 08 Mar 2019 21:22 The accused, who came in a mini tempo with associates, was arrested from Kalyanpuri a year ago on the same charges. A security guard at the Slovakia embassy in Chanakyapuri helped Delhi Police arrest a man, who was digging a hole outside to steal …
  • Delhi to Host the 1st Global Economic Zones Expo and Convention 2019 06 Mar 2019 07:59 EPCES joins hands with WICS and EIG to showcase a unique event to bring all facets of Special Economic Zones under one roof. EPCES joins hands with WICS and EIG to showcase a unique event to bring all facets of Special Economic Zones under one roof. Quick …
  • Pulwama attack: Youth Congress stir near Pakistan mission in New Delhi- The New Indian Express 06 Mar 2019 00:09 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: A group of Youth Congress activists gathered outside the Pakistan High Commission on Friday to protest against the killing of several Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel in a car bomb attack in Kashmir on …
  • Minister for Asia Mark Field visits New Delhi and Mumbai - GOV.UK 05 Mar 2019 23:40 In New Delhi, he met Indian Foreign Secretary, Vijay Gokhale, to discuss tensions between India and Pakistan. Speaking after the meeting, Mark Field said: I am delighted to be here in India to build on strong ties with a key partner. I was pleased to meet …
  • Groovy moves 04 Mar 2019 19:28 Post-celebration, the groups will perform in 22 urban areas in India, over the length and broadness of the nation. The eighth Delhi International Jazz Festival 2019, organised by Indian Council for Cultural Relations is good to go and has rather come back …
  • 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 …
  • Kashmir Conflict: Blockbuster helps fuel Indians’ fervor amid tensions 28 Feb 2019 17:51 The lights dimmed and India’s national anthem drew patriotic cheers before the audience settled down to an action-packed Bollywood movie that has helped fuel a nationalist frenzy as a new cross-border conflict simmers. Released at the beginning of the …
  • Blockbuster movie fuels India fervour in showdown with Pakistan 28 Feb 2019 05:44 NEW DELHI: The lights dimmed and India's national anthem drew patriotic cheers before the audience settled down to an action-packed Bollywood movie that has helped fuel a nationalist frenzy as a new cross-border conflict simmers. Released at the …
  • India-Pakistan standoff: Security heightened across Delhi; defence chiefs brief PM Modi | Highlights 27 Feb 2019 18:45 Image Source : CISF/TWITTER India-Pakistan standoff Live: Red alert sounded across Delhi Metro network 09:44 pm: Security increased in national capital  Security has been bolstered across the national capital amid heightened tension between India and …
  • India-Pakistan standoff Live: Red alert sounded across Delhi Metro network 27 Feb 2019 16:06 Image Source : CISF/TWITTER India-Pakistan standoff Live: Red alert sounded across Delhi Metro network 09:35 pm: Air Canada: Due the closure of Pakistani airspace by its government, Air Canada has temporarily suspended service to India. 08:30 pm: Red …
  • India-Pakistan standoff Live: India expects immediate and safe return of IAF pilot, MEA tells Pak envoy 27 Feb 2019 13:42 India-Pakistan standoff 06:24 pm: Army chief Bipin Rawat reaches 7 Lok Manya Tilak Marg to meet PM Modi 06:20 pm: Pakistan army once again violates ceasefire along the line of control in the Mankote area in the Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch district. …
  • India-Pakistan standoff Live: Former Air Chief Marshal Krishnaswamy says airmen are equipped to deal with tragedies 27 Feb 2019 11:31 India-Pakistan standoff 04:50 pm: Ex-Air Chief Marshal says airmen are equipped to deal with tragedies Former Air Chief Marshal Krishnaswamy on a news channel: airmen, soldiers in uniform are familiar with tragedies, their duty is to fight for the nation …
  • India-Pakistan standoff: Joint Opposition meet underway to discuss developing situation | Latest Updates 27 Feb 2019 09:22 India-Pakistan standoff Latest Updates: Jammu-Pathankot highway secured by Army, IAF asked to be ready for positions 2.48 PM: Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot has called an emergency meeting of top police officers. Rajasthan shares the border with …
  • Court grants bail to Asees Chadha in accident case 21 Feb 2019 12:35 [India], Feb 21 (ANI) A Delhi court on Thursday granted bail to Asees Chadha, nephew of late liquor baron Ponty Chadha, in an accident case. The order was passed by Patiala House Additional Sessions Judge Sushil Kumar. Nineteen-year-old Asees was arrested …
  • 22 Arrested As Cops Crackdown On Threats To Kashmiri Students In Dehradun 20 Feb 2019 03:59 Police have arrested 22 people for protesting against Kashmiri students outside a college in Dehradun Dehradun: Twenty-two students were arrested for protesting outside a college in Uttarakhand's Dehradun demanding expulsion of Kashmiri students, …
  • Bentley, driven by Ponty Chadha's nephew, hits auto, kills foreigner in Delhi 19 Feb 2019 07:51 Image Source : PTI The mangled remains of the auto rickshaw which was hit by a Bentley sedan car reportedly driven by industrialist Ponty Chadha's nephew seen at the accident site, in New Delhi, Monday A speeding luxury car today rammed into an auto- …
  • Slain liquor baron Ponty Chadha’s nephew rams his Bentley into auto, one foreigner killed 19 Feb 2019 06:40 By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  Slain liquor baron Gurdeep Singh (Ponty) Chadha’s nephew Asees was arrested in connection with a hit-and-run incident, which resulted in the death of a woman from Turkmenistan, on Monday. The accused, who was driving a …
  • Stay Put, Don't Pay Heed To Rumours: Admin To Students 18 Feb 2019 21:43 JAMMU — The Jammu and Kashmir administration Monday asked students outside the state to not pay heed to any rumours and try to stay put at their respective places, asserting that the local administration and college authorities have given full assurance of …
  • Delhi: Bentley driven by Ponty Chadha’s nephew rams autorickshaw, woman from Turkmenistan dead 18 Feb 2019 21:21 The impact was such that the auto hit a tree and two poles. (Express Photo by Abhinav Saha) A 51-year-old tourist was killed and two women accompanying her, all from Turkmenistan, were injured when a Bentley Bentayga hit an autorickshaw they were …
  • Foreigner killed, 3 injured as SUV hits auto 18 Feb 2019 21:01 All the three women are from Turkmenistan. The accused has been arrested, said the police. NEW DELHI: An over speeding Bentley Bentayga SUV allegedly rammed into an autorickshaw killing one woman from Turkmenistan and injuring two other women and the auto …
  • Bentley, driven by business tycoon's son, hits auto, kills foreigner in Delhi 18 Feb 2019 19:19 A 51 year-old foreign national was killed and three persons were critically injured on Monday after a speeding Bentley car hit a stationary auto rickshaw in Lutyens’ Delhi, police said. IMAGE: Police personnel investigate the accident site where a Bentley …
  • Bentley hits auto, kills foreigner in Delhi 18 Feb 2019 18:36 NEW DELHI: A 51-year-old foreign national was killed and three persons were critically injured on Monday after a speeding Bentley car hit a stationary autorickshaw in Lutyens' Delhi, police said. The incident took place around 1.32pm after which police …
  • Bentley car rams auto, Turkmenistan woman killed 18 Feb 2019 18:08 New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) A woman from Turkmenistan was killed and three others suffered serious injuries after a speeding Bentley car rammed the auto rickshaw they were travelling in at Vinay Marg, a high-security area in Central Delhi’s Chanakyapuri area, …
  • Do not pay heed to rumours, contact Liaison Officers for help: J&K govt to students 18 Feb 2019 17:57 Kashmiri students at the Chitkara University guesthouse on Saturday. (Express photo: Jaipal Singh) Amid heightened fears over attacks on Kashmiri students in different parts of the country, the state government Monday said that liaison officers in various …
  • 1 Dead, 3 Injured As Bentley, Driven By Tycoon Ponty Chadha's Nephew, Hits Auto 18 Feb 2019 16:49 The Bentley sedan was severely damaged in the accident in Delhi's Chanakyapuri. New Delhi:  A woman was killed and three others were critically injured in a traffic accident in central Delhi today after a speeding luxury sedan hit an auto-rickshaw. The …
  • Bentley, Driven By Tycoon Ponty Chadha's Nephew, In Shreds After Hitting Auto 18 Feb 2019 12:05 The Bentley sedan was severely damaged in the accident in Delhi's Chanakyapuri. New Delhi:  Three people were critically injured in a traffic accident in central Delhi today after a speeding luxury sedan hit an auto-rickshaw. The expensive Bentley car, …
  • Sudhakar: Botanical Garden Exchange with India is a Great Deal 16 Feb 2019 11:27 The affordability of land in overseas can be a challenge. The Minister for Lands explained in Parliament that when getting land from overseas, it is valued at a very high rate. Therefore when Fiji is given a portion of land in exchange for a land of high …
  • Pulwama attack: Youth Congress stir near Pakistan mission in New Delhi 16 Feb 2019 07:01 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: A group of Youth Congress activists gathered outside the Pakistan High Commission on Friday to protest against the killing of several Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel in a car bomb attack in Kashmir on …
  • Youth Congress workers protest near Pak high commission 15 Feb 2019 21:23 Around 100 IYC workers assembled at Teen Murti Marg and raised slogans against Pakistan. NEW DELHI: Indian Youth Congress (IYC) activists on Friday protested near the Pakistan high commission against the terror attack in Pulwama that killed 40 CRPF …
  • Fijians fume at India land swap 15 Feb 2019 17:35 Image copyright Tucoxn/Wikimedia Commons Image caption The Thurston Gardens are more than 100 years old Residents of Fiji's capital Suva are questioning the government's decision to allow a new Indian High Commission to be built in the city…
  • Rahul Gandhi to meet foreign envoys on February 15 11 Feb 2019 19:12 Congress president Rahul Gandhi. (File) In what would be his first outreach to the foreign diplomatic community ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, Congress president Rahul Gandhi has invited ambassadors and high commissioners from the diplomatic missions …
  • Bending odds, these girls play ball—the big league their goal 11 Feb 2019 10:15 NEW DELHI: There’s glee and excitement on the faces of Jyoti Kumari, Muskan Pal and Muskan Praveen, clad fetchingly in violet and black, as they grab the trophy for being the best performer among government schools. It isn’t usually that girls play …
  • Rahul nod for Jharkhand mahagathbandhan, Babulal seeks 3 Lok Sabha seats 07 Feb 2019 19:14 Ranchi: Congress on Thursday said the framework of the proposed mahagathbandhan, a grand alliance of opposition parties in Jharkhand aimed to rout BJP in the Parliamentary and state assembly elections this year, is ready after party president Rahul Gandhi’ …
  • Indian High Commission Will Be Built On Idle Piece Of Land, Not On Thurston Gardens 07 Feb 2019 09:03 Land records show that Thurston Gardens is not part of the deal and the rezoning will not destroy the gardens to build the high commission. Instead, the piece of land earmarked for this is situated where a car park sits. There is an idle piece of land …
  • Rahul Gandhi visits restaurant 31 Jan 2019 14:15 New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday had a quite lunch at a popular restaurant in the national capital. It was business as usual at Sagar Ratna in Chanakyapuri when much to the delight of the guests, Gandhi walked in and sat …
  • Fresh twist to Leela sale saga 29 Jan 2019 16:40 NEW DELHI: The game is afoot at Leela Hotels. As reported earlier by IANS, Dubai billionaire Rashid Al Habtoor had made a bid of Rs 4,200 crore for the stressed asset. With four top-of-the-line properties -- Delhi's Chanakyapuri, Bangalore, Chennai and …
  • Fresh twist to Leela sale saga (IANS Special) 29 Jan 2019 16:25 As reported earlier by IANS, Dubai billionaire Rashid Al Habtoor had made a bid of Rs 4,200 crore for the stressed asset. With four top-of-the-line properties — Delhi’s Chanakyapuri, Bangalore, Chennai and Udaipur nestled along Lak Pichola’s banks — up for …
  • World record surgery? 105-year-old undergoes full hip replacement 29 Jan 2019 04:45 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: A Delhi orthopaedician has reportedly applied for inclusion in the Guinness Book of World Records after operating upon who he claims is the oldest patient to undergo a successful total hip replacement surgery. The patient …
  • Republic Day parade: Tripura bags best tableau award 28 Jan 2019 12:35 Posted by Syed Qayam Ali on Jan 28, 2019, 3:47 PM IST India New Delhi: With the theme ‘Empowering Rural Economy the Gandhian Way’, Tripura bagged the best state tableau in this year’s Republic Day parade. The second position was bagged by Jammu and Kashmir …
  • Amid machines of war, innocence and joy of children carry Republic Day 26 Jan 2019 23:34 NEW DELHI: Among those whose performances attracted the loudest cheers at Rajpath on Saturday were the children participating in the Republic Day parade. From the dances and marches to winning accolades, children outdid all other participants of the parade …
  • Amid machines of war, innocence and joy of children carry the day 26 Jan 2019 18:56 New Delhi: Among those whose performances attracted the loudest cheers at Rajpath on Saturday were the children participating in the Republic Day parade. From the dances and marches to winning accolades, children outdid all other participants of the parade …
  • India showcases military might, cultural heritage at 70th Republic Day parade The Siasat Daily 26 Jan 2019 10:05 New Delhi: With South African President Cyril Ramaphosa watching the proceedings, India on Saturday displayed its military might and rich cultural diversity during the dazzling 70th Republic Day parade in the Capital which for the first time saw veteran …
  • Parts of Delhi see air quality better than Vienna… but just for an hour 22 Jan 2019 05:22 Delhi AQI levels were in the green today as rains lashed NCR. (Express Photo: Abhinav Saha) The air quality in parts of New Delhi fell to the ‘moderate’ level Tuesday morning providing residents with a break from the ‘very poor level’ the city has seen …
  • Diplomatic slight: Pakistani High Commission official detained in New Delhi | The Express Tribune 14 Jan 2019 19:40 Official detained for several hours, forced to sign certain papers: sources. PHOTO: EXPRESS/FILE ISLAMABAD: Only days after what was being tipped as headway in thorny relations between Pakistan and India, with New Delhi accepting Islamabad’s demand to …
  • Pakistani envoy kept under unlawful detention in India 14 Jan 2019 12:24 by News Desk , (Last Updated 16 hours ago) A Pakistani High Commission official was arrested in New Delhi and kept under unlawful detention, media reports said Sunday. The Pakistani envoy was kept under detention for several hours and forcefully made to …
  • Diplomatic slight: Pakistani High Commission official detained in New Delhi 13 Jan 2019 19:26 Official detained for several hours, forced to sign certain papers: sources. PHOTO: EXPRESS/FILE ISLAMABAD: Only days after what was being tipped as headway in thorny relations between Pakistan and India, with New Delhi accepting Islamabad’s demand to …
  • GDP not the only parameter of growth: Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath 12 Jan 2019 13:01 By PTI NEW DELHI: Gross Domestic Products numbers are not the only parameter to assess growth, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath said Saturday, as he emphasised on other measures to make a state economically viable for all. "I do not want to …
  • Delhi HC restores admission of 8-yr-old whose father forged EWS records 10 Jan 2019 22:01 The court’s observations came on a plea filed by the minor who, through his father, had approached the High Court seeking quashing of the DoE’s August 13, 2018, direction by which his admission was cancelled. (File photo) The Delhi High Court came to the …
  • Nude KMSS protesters detained 07 Jan 2019 20:56 A group of youth from Assam on Monday staged protests, with some of the demonstrators stripping naked, outside Parliament against the Central government’s move to amend the Citizenship Amendment Bill. Carrying placards and raising slogans, about 10 …
  • Mukhiya’s husband crushes mother-in-law to death 03 Jan 2019 02:44 MUZAFFARPUR: In a gory incident, the husband of Nawalpur panchayat mukhiya (head) reportedly crushed his mother-in-law to death at Chanakyapuri under the Ahiapur police station area of the town on Tuesday evening. His brother-in-law and sister-in-law were …
  • 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. …
  • From barren land to rich ecosystem: Story behind Yamuna Biodiversity Park 22 May 2019 20:11 A leopard was sighted at the park, which proved there was a functional ecosystem in the area. Setting an example for environmental conservation in the country, the Yamuna Biodiversity Park, officials said, has grown from a “barren land” to a rich ecosystem …
  • Delhi’s RTR traffic nightmare likely to end in June 15 May 2019 19:03 New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Nearly a decade-long saga of commuters nightmare may finally come to end in June with the completion of a parallel flyover in national capital’s Rao Tula Ram (RTR) Marg. After missing several deadlines, the parallel flyover on Rao …
  • NMCG resolves to reduce plastic pollution, help save waterbirds 11 May 2019 12:37 [India], May 11 (ANI): Eliminating single-use plastics can help save the lives of waterbirds, lakhs of whom fall prey to the devastating impact of plastic pollution and die, according to experts. At a lecture organised by National Mission for Clean Ganga ( …
  • Netsuke stories 11 May 2019 05:55 Kumkum Chadha’s The Marigold Story is a collection of netsuke, whose beauty lies in how much they convey with so little. The Marigold Story: Indira Gandhi & Others Kumkum Chadha Tranquebar 360 pages Rs 699 ‘Netsuke’ are miniature Japanese sculptures …
  • AI staff to vacate posh Vasant Vihar flats, airline sell-off plan on 02 May 2019 14:07 New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Indicating that the Air India disinvestment plan is very much on even in the middle of the general elections, the government wants almost 700 airline employees in the posh Vasant Vihar colony in south Delhi to look for alternate …
  • Mark idhaar hai! Show your inked finger and avail amazing deals 26 Apr 2019 22:32 Showing finger isn’t always bad. This election flaunt your election ink and avail amazing offers and deals. The last and fourth phase of polling will take place on April 29 in Maharashtra. On the polling day, there are few offers and deals in Mumbai, you …
  • How your daily traffic nightmare near these 29 metro stations may be fixed 21 Apr 2019 23:09 New Delhi: Traffic knots have recently emerged around Delhi Metro stations where vehicles get bunched up and slow down due to the crowding of e-rickshaws, hawkers and illegally parked vehicles. After being asked by the Union home ministry’s Empowered …
  • The Jet Crisis: Please answer these questions! 20 Apr 2019 08:58 'By August 2018, it was evident that Jet was heading into serious financial trouble.' 'Why didn't the DGCA stop all advance bookings right there and then?' asks Anjuli Bhargava. Photograph: Punit Paranjpe/Reuters The Jet saga raises …
  • Delhi PCR unit head accused of sexual harassment 19 Apr 2019 19:55 (Representational Image) An inquiry has been ordered after women police personnel, posted with the police control room in one of capital’s 15 districts, alleged that their newly appointed in-charge was “harassing” them at the workplace by making …
  • Regulate, don’t ban, say app users & parents after calls to ban TikTok 13 Apr 2019 20:05 Recently, the Madras High Court voiced concerns over the “pornographic and inappropriate content” being circulated through the app TikTok and directed the Centre to ban it. The court also asked the government if it would enact a statute like the Children’s …
  • Freedom fighter Painuli passes away at 94 13 Apr 2019 18:20 Dehradun, April 13 (IANS) Former Congress MP and freedom fighter Paripoornanand Painuli (94) passed away here on Saturday after prolonged illness. Born in Tehri district, Painuli joined India’s freedom struggle during the Quit India Movement in 1942. Later …
  • Huge cash seized from BMW car in Delhi 10 Apr 2019 11:56 [India], Apr 10 (ANI): An election vigilance team on Tuesday recovered approximately Rs 1 crore in cash from a BMW car near a check-post in the Poorvi Marg area of Vasant Vihar. The cash was seized by a Special Security Team (SST) deployed in the area in …
  • Police seize Rs 1cr from a BMW in Vasant Vihar 10 Apr 2019 09:41
  • Delhi Police recover Rs 1 cr from trader’s car 10 Apr 2019 09:32 New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Delhi Police has recovered Rs 1 crore cash from the BMW car of a spice trader in south Delhi, a police officer said on Wednesday. On Tuesday night, when a police team was conducting a routine check of vehicles in the Vasant …
  • Delhi’s Tughlaq era Bara lao ka gumbad gets a fresh lease of life 07 Apr 2019 11:19 The Bara lao ka gumbad in Vasant Vihar (Photo- Adrija Roychowdhury) A magnificent white domed structure fitted with lustrous blue tiles, arising out of medieval era ruins is a sight that greets those taking the sharp turn from from the Basant Lok market in …
  • 37 cases against Delhi politicians since January 2010 02 Apr 2019 20:41 In Southwest district, a total 19 cases were registered against the politicians in which nine cases were reported in 2015. New Delhi: The Delhi police has registered 37 cases against the politicians of various parties in the national capital from January …
  • Delhi Police SHO to sue 'Delhi Crime' series director Richie Mehta 02 Apr 2019 09:09 By IANS NEW DELHI: Upset with his "derogatory" portrayal as a "dumb and slow" officer in Netflix series "Delhi Crime" about the December 15, 2012 Delhi gang-rape, Inspector Anil Sharma, who was commended by his seniors for his …
  • Delhi Police SHO to sue ‘Delhi Crime’ series director 01 Apr 2019 18:50 New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Upset with his “derogatory” portrayal as a “dumb and slow” officer in Netflix series “Delhi Crime” about the December 15, 2012 Delhi gang-rape, Inspector Anil Sharma, who was commended by his seniors for his painstaking probe that …
  • Wild Side: With a little help, sparrows return to Thane 25 Mar 2019 11:26 Plastic bird feeders at Vedant complex in Thane. (Express photo) Even as the number sparrows in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region has dwindled over the years, residential societies in Thane have reason to cheer with increased sightings of the birds that …
  • Tweeting live: Sparrows find their nesting space 20 Mar 2019 23:25 New Delhi: A couple of decades ago, the house sparrow’s chirping was a common sound outside every household in Delhi, but their numbers have steadily dwindled over the years. Declared Delhi’s state bird in 2012, it has seen revival in small pockets around …
  • Rishabh Pant: Unrepressed, entertaining, authentic 15 Mar 2019 04:46 'I just go out there and do my thing; try to express myself. I'm glad people enjoy it,' Rishabh Pant tells Dhruv Munjal. IMAGE: Rishabh Pant at the Vidarbha Cricket Association ground in Nagpur, March 4, 2019. Photograph: Robert Cianflone/ …
  • A job fair by Delhi Police aims to keep youth on right track 10 Mar 2019 03:46 There are currently 21 training centres in police stations across the city operating under this scheme In an open placement process at Vasant Kunj police station on Saturday, 205 ‘skilled’ youth were offered jobs in six different companies. The ‘mega job …
  • Vasant Kunj on track, far-flung areas to be linked 08 Mar 2019 02:23 NEW DELHI: With the Union cabinet approving three corridors of Delhi Metro’s Phase IV project on Thursday, a number of south Delhi localities will come closer to the Indira Gandhi International airport. Also, Vasant Kunj will appear on the metro map for …
  • Shopping for votes in south Delhi market? 04 Mar 2019 19:18 New Delhi: With general elections round the corner, there is a sudden scramble to announce projects, both to pre-empt the model code of conduct as well as to catch the voters’ attention. Accordingly, Union minister for housing and urban affairs Hardeep …
  • Have computer, camera intruded into classrooms? 04 Mar 2019 06:43 Clutching an iPad, little Nihar (name changed) guards her identity-cum-access card gingerly. It’s almost a part of her school uniform, something she cannot enter the classroom of her Gurgaon-based private school without. Class notes are mailed to her daily …
  • Computers and cameras in classrooms - how much is too much? 04 Mar 2019 06:05 Clutching an iPad, little Nihar (name changed) guards her identity-cum-access card gingerly. It’s almost a part of her school uniform, something she cannot enter the classroom of her Gurgaon-based private school without. Class notes are mailed to her daily …
  • New underpass, flyovers provide quicker IGI access 01 Mar 2019 06:51 By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  An underpass and two flyovers in Mahipalpur to facilitate signal-free travel between Vasant Kunj and the Delhi airport were thrown open to the public on Thursday. Constructed at a cost of Rs 188 crore, the facilities …
  • 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 …
  • Conduct regular hearings for prompt disposal of Soumya murder case: Delhi HC 27 Feb 2019 20:34 The court noted, as per trial court records, that the reasons for delay were primarily the absence of prosecution witnesses. (Representational) The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the trial court to conduct hearings in the 2008 murder case of TV …
  • Soumya Vishwanathan murder case: Delhi HC orders expeditious trial 27 Feb 2019 20:04 NEW DELHI: The Delhi high court Wednesday ordered expeditious trial of the 2008 murder case of TV journalist Soumya Vishwanathan. Justice Mukta Gupta directed the trial court to hear the case at least twice every week. "The trial court is directed to …
  • Army Captain kills self in Vasant Vihar 23 Feb 2019 22:27
  • Delhi: Army Captain found hanging, note recovered 22 Feb 2019 20:22 (Representational image) A 47-year-old Indian Army captain allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan at his house in southwest Delhi’s Vasant Vihar Friday afternoon, police said. A suicide note was recovered from the spot, which …
  • Leopard strays into Thane mall, hotel; rescued after four-hour operation 21 Feb 2019 17:31 The animal was first spotted in the parking lot of Korum Mall located nearby. Deepak Joshi The forest department on Wednesday captured an adult male leopard that had strayed into the basement of Hotel Satkar Residency in Thane (West), in a four-hour-long …
  • February 7 storm caused plane to enter no-fly zone 19 Feb 2019 21:19 NEW DELHI: The storm that hit north India on February 7 was so strong that it possibly led to an aircraft taking off from IGI Airport veering off its flight path into the ‘no-fly zone’ (NFZ) over sensitive places in Lutyens’ Delhi. That’s called ‘VIP 89’ …
  • Feb 7 storm caused plane to enter no-fly zone 19 Feb 2019 18:53 New Delhi: The storm that hit north India on February 7 was so strong that it possibly led to an aircraft taking off from IGI Airport veering off its flight path into the ‘no-fly zone’ (NFZ) over sensitive places in Lutyens’ Delhi. That’s called ‘VIP 89’ …
  • Sheena Bora Trial: Travels with Indrani and Peter 13 Feb 2019 09:40 It might have been the season of Basant Panchami, but for Pasbola it was definitely Halloween as he set about scaring the wits out of Rangwala, his tone growing harsher. Vaihayasi Pande Daniel reports from the Sheena Bora murder trial. Illustrations: …
  • Govt opposes parole plea of Jigisha convict, says can misuse freedom 12 Feb 2019 18:47 New Delhi: Delhi government opposed a parole plea made by a convict serving life term in the Jigisha Ghosh murder case. Ravi Kapoor, also facing trial in the 2008 murder case of television journalist Soumya Viswanathan, has sought a three-month parole for …
  • Jigisha case: Govt opposes convict's parole plea 12 Feb 2019 15:27 NEW DELHI: The AAP government on Tuesday opposed in Delhi high court a parole plea by a convict serving life term in the Jigisha Ghosh murder case, and facing trial in the sensational 2008 murder of TV journalist Soumya Viswanathan, saying there was a …
  • Jigisha murder case convict suffering from HIV, seeks parole 12 Feb 2019 15:15 New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Ravi Kapoor, convicted in the 2009 IT executive Jigisha Ghosh murder case and facing trial for the murder of TV journalist Soumya Viswanathan, on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that he is suffering from HIV and other ailments …
  • NBCC is ready to take up any stalled project if commercially viable says CMD Anoop Kumar Mittal 12 Feb 2019 07:59 New Delhi: At a time when there are a few or no takers for stalled residential projects, the public sector construction major NBCC is willing to take up such properties for completion, provided they are commercially viable and do not hurt the company's …
  • 25-year-old IES officer found hanging at home 11 Feb 2019 13:06 Police identified the man as Pranav Tiwari, who hailed from Madhya Pradesh’s Rewa. A 25-year-old assistant director of the Indian Engineering Services (IES) allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan, in southwest Delhi’s Vasant …
  • Ready to take up any stalled project if commercially viable: NBCC CMD (IANS INTERVIEW) 10 Feb 2019 09:06 New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) At a time when there are a few or no takers for stalled residential projects, the public sector construction major NBCC is willing to take up such properties for completion, provided they are commercially viable and do not hurt the …
  • Delhi’s CP to add another sprawling commercial space, courtesy NBCC 08 Feb 2019 15:54 New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The busy commercial heart of the national capital — Connaught Place — is likely to have another sprawling building, with the public sector major NBCC preparing the design and Detailed Project Report (DPR) for redevelopment of the …
  • Govt to start selling non-core assets of state-owned firms from April 04 Feb 2019 13:17 The government will start the process to sell non-core assets of state-owned companies, which have been identified for strategic disinvestment, next fiscal, an official said. The Cabinet has already approved strategic sale of about 2 dozen central public …
  • CPSE asset monetisation to start from April 04 Feb 2019 11:49 NEW DELHI: The government will start the process to sell non-core assets of state-owned companies, which have been identified for strategic disinvestment, next fiscal, an official said. The Cabinet has already approved strategic sale of about 2 dozen …
  • Govt to begin process to monetise assets of CPSEs from April 04 Feb 2019 10:29 New Delhi, Feb 4 () The government will start the process to sell non-core assets of state-owned companies, which have been identified for strategic disinvestment, next fiscal, an official said. The Cabinet has already approved strategic sale of about 2 …
  • Why journalist murder trial not concluded, asks Delhi HC 31 Jan 2019 20:55 Soumya Viswanathan was shot dead while returning home in her car from office in the early hours of September 30, 2008. The Delhi High Court Thursday sought to know from the trial court and Delhi Police why the trial in the 2008 murder case of TV journalist …
  • HC questions lower court for not concluding trial in TV journalist Soumya Viswanathan murder case 31 Jan 2019 20:36 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court today asked a lower court to inform the reason for non-conclusion of trial in the 2008 sensational murder case of TV journalist Soumya Viswanathan. The court also directed Delhi Police to file a status report before …
  • Soumya Viswanathan murder case: Delhi HC questions lower court for not concluding trial 31 Jan 2019 12:46 NEW DELHI: The Delhi high court on Thursday asked a lower court to inform the reason for non-conclusion of trial in the 2008 sensational murder case of TV journalist Soumya Viswanathan. The court also directed Delhi Police to file a status report before …
  • Boy missing since 2015 reunited with parents 31 Jan 2019 04:39 A resident of Vasant Vihar in Thane, who went missing in 2015, was traced and reunited with his parents on Wednesday afternoon. During the four-year-long investigation, three people were arrested and the boy’s family filed a writ petition accusing the …
  • Enjoy Dilli BC’s delicacies at Vasant Vihar now 26 Jan 2019 04:40 By Express News Service Delhi’s most sought-after take away and food delivery chain has opened up its joint in DDA Market, Vasant Vihar. The joint serves authentic North Indian and Mughlai cuisine, accompanied with crispy rolls and special tandoor delights …
  • Robber dies after youth stabs him in self-defence 21 Jan 2019 19:07 NEW DELHI: While crossing a forest area near Vasant Vihar last Thursday, Seiminlun Haokip was injured severely when a robber slashed his abdomen with a knife. However, the 25-year-old man fought back and stabbed the robber after snatching the knife from …
  • Man stabbed for resisting robbery 18 Jan 2019 23:07 A man was stabbed in the stomach for allegedly resisting a robbery in south Delhi’s Munirka on Thursday night, the police said. Seiminlun Haokip, is a resident of Manipur, lives with his wife in Munirka. “The victim is currently unemployed. His wife works …
  • Is Aerocity all set to become the Cyber Hub of Delhi? 07 Jan 2019 20:29 There was a time, around two years ago, when most Delhi restaurateurs decided not to open any new restaurants in the city. There were many reasons behind this – sealing of rooftop restro bars in Connaught Place, Khan Market and Hauz Khas Village, strict …
  • Restaurants give healthy options to diet-conscious 05 Jan 2019 03:24 Express News Service For all those health-conscious denizens who prefer not to eat out for the simple reason that most options are calorie-rich that often leads to weight gain, there is good news. A number of restaurants and hotels in the city have come …
  • New Year bash in Delhi: Check traffic advisory before you leave for party tonight 31 Dec 2018 17:19 Image Source : FILE Delhi Police has put in place special traffic arrangements and restrictions for New Year's eve celebrations in Connaught Place tonight. (File photo) As the Delhiites prep to have a ball at the New Year's eve, the Delhi Police is …
  • New Year’s eve: 15,000 cops deployed across Delhi, no exit at Rajiv Chowk metro from 9 pm 31 Dec 2018 11:36 Exit facility at the Rajiv Chowk metro station will not be available for commuters from 9 pm onwards on New Year’s Eve (Express file photo) Around 15,000 police personnel have been deployed across the national capital to ensure celebrations go off smoothly …
  • Traffic restrictions in Delhi for New Year’s eve, no vehicles allowed in Connaught Place 30 Dec 2018 17:28 Alternative routes have been arranged for commuters travelling to New Delhi railway station. However, routes to Old Delhi railway station will not be affected, the statement said. (Experess photo by Praveen Khanna) In a bid to ease traffic on the New Year’ …
  • International Robotics Competition Season 9 kicks off 19 Dec 2018 06:03 The team Scorpian – The Shri Ram School, Moulsari gets an all paid trip to Russia and entry in Makeathon Internationals. The annual International Robotics Competition (IRC) - India’s biggest science and technology competition held at Thyagaraj Stadium, …
  • Delhi private schools now want to know if parents of kids drink, smoke or eat meat 18 Dec 2018 05:13 Express News Service NEW DELHI: In violation of the Delhi government’s guidelines regarding nursery admissions, some private schools in the national capital have come up with arbitrary criteria, giving points to children whose parents are vegetarian, non- …
  • Thieves steal 90 car batteries in S Del colony 16 Dec 2018 02:08 NEW DELHI: After receiving a distress call in the morning from the hospital, Dr Tanveer quickly left his house a rush and tried starting his new Maruti Alto but without any success. After multiple failed attempts, Tanveer opened the car’s bonnet to find …
  • Thieves target south Delhi colony, steal 90 car batteries in one night 15 Dec 2018 19:40 New Delhi: After receiving a distress call in the morning from the hospital, Dr Tanveer quickly left his house a rush and tried starting his new Maruti Alto but without any success. After multiple failed attempts, Tanveer opened the car’s bonnet to find …
  • Karnal: High stakes battle on CM’s turf as oppn unites to defeat BJP’s mayoral candidate 14 Dec 2018 04:32 Asha Wadhawa addresses a public meeting in Karnal. “Do you know why MLAs, ministers and the Chief Minister are campaigning in Karnal Municipal Corporation (polls)?” Asha Wadhwa, 43, an Independent mayoral candidate, asks from her supporters at Chaman …
  • Ex-Jharkhand Minister arrested by CBI in DA case 12 Dec 2018 08:22 Ranchi, Dec 12 (IANS) Former Jharkhand Minister Enos Ekka was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday in connection with a Disproportionate Assets (DA) case. CBI sources said that he was arrested here. Ekka had not appeared in …
  • Many companies line up for Air India's headquarter building in Mumbai 07 Dec 2018 06:51 The move to sell Air India’s iconic Nariman Point headquarters in Mumbai has gained steam with several companies showing interest in the property. “Many government entities have shown interest (in the AI HQ). The matter is being discussed with them. …
  • Delhi to add 3,000 buses to its fleet soon 05 Dec 2018 01:30 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The Delhi government will soon add 3,000 buses to its fleet and to house these additional vehicles, construction of a bus depot in Burari, which will have maximum capacity of 250 buses, would begin soon.According to …
  • Govt To Mop Up Rs 9,000 Cr From Sale Of Land, Realty Assets Of Debt-Laden Air India 03 Dec 2018 22:31 The Government expects to mop up about Rs 9,000 crore by selling off land and real estate properties of debt-laden Air India, an official said Monday. The sale of land, building and other realty assets is part of the government's plan to trim the Rs 55 …
  • Centre eyes Rs 9,000 cr from sale of land, realty assets of Air India 03 Dec 2018 11:35 The Centre expects to mop up about Rs 9,000 crore by selling off land and real estate properties of debt laden Air India, an official said Monday. The sale of land, building and other realty assets is part of the government’s plan to trim the Rs 55,000 …
  • Govt to mop up Rs 90 bn by selling off land, realty assets of Air India 03 Dec 2018 11:15 The government expects to mop up about Rs 90 billion by selling off land and real estate properties of debt-laden Air India, an official said Monday. The sale of land, building and other realty assets is part of the government's plan to trim the Rs 550 …
  • Govt eyes Rs 9,000 crore from Air India assets sale 03 Dec 2018 10:55 The funds raised through sale of the properties would be used to reduce the Rs 29,000 crore debt, held in the SPV. Photo: Mint New Delhi: The Government expects to mop up about Rs 9,000 crore by selling off land and real estate properties of debt laden Air …
  • Government eyes Rs 9,000 crore from sale of land, realty assets of Air India 03 Dec 2018 10:55 NEW DELHI: The government expects to mop up about Rs 9,000 crore by selling off land and real estate properties of debt laden Air India + , an official said on Monday. The sale of land, building and other realty assets is part of the government's plan …
  • Govt eyes Rs 9,000 cr from assets sale of Air India 03 Dec 2018 10:25 NEW DELHI: The government expects to mop up about Rs 9,000 crore by selling off land and real estate properties of debt laden Air India, an official said on Monday. The sale of land, building and other realty assets is part of the government's plan to …
  • Delhi Confidential: Post-Retirement Plans 03 Dec 2018 10:08 Justice Kurian Joseph JUSTICE KURIAN Joseph, who retired as Supreme Court judge last month, has not followed in the footsteps of Justice J Chelameswar who left the national capital the next day after retirement for his village. Although not keen on taking …
  • Government eyes Rs 9,000 crore from sale of land, realty assets of Air India 03 Dec 2018 09:51 NEW DELHI: The government expects to mop up about Rs 9,000 crore by selling off land and real estate properties of debt laden Air India, an official said on Monday. The sale of land, building and other realty assets is part of the government's plan to …
  • Delhi celebrates 10 years of pride parade, one year of azaadi 26 Nov 2018 20:03 Section 377 se azaadi, hum kya chahe azaadi’ – for the last many years, this was the chant at every queer pride parade and LGBTQI event that Delhi witnessed. But thanks to the landmark September judgement of the Supreme Court which decriminalized gay sex, …
  • How serial Gurgaon rapist stayed off police radar 21 Nov 2018 07:55 GURUGRAM: Sunil, a 20-year-old man arrested for savagely raping and murdering a three-year-old girl in Gurugram on November 12, could be one of the worst paedophile-serial killers known to Indian law enforcement agencies. After a day of custodial …
  • Hi-tech RTO at Mehrauli to cater to S Delhi 16 Nov 2018 10:16 NEW DELHI: Delhi government’s transport department is planning to build a state-of-the-art and spacious regional transport office (RTO) at Mehrauli, which will cater to most parts of south Delhi. At present, areas in south Delhi are divided between two …
  • Hi-tech RTO at Mehrauli to cater to most of S Delhi 15 Nov 2018 18:55 New Delhi: Delhi government’s transport department is planning to build a state-of-the-art and spacious regional transport office (RTO) at Mehrauli, which will cater to most parts of south Delhi. At present, areas in south Delhi are divided between two …
  • The Great Gloom of Delhi 15 Nov 2018 06:58 'Visiting my friend in his affluent locality, I realised that the Delhi weather had become the great equaliser.' 'Pollution was always in the air, everywhere, and had become the primary subject of all conversations,' notes Ambassador B S …
  • The year Delhi kids came out to protest for their future 14 Nov 2018 07:46 In the last year, NCR has witnessed several protests – against tree felling, rising pollution, firecrackers on Diwali, and the killing of tigress Avni. And in all these protests, marching alongside activists with placards and banners, and shouting slogans …
  • The plant meat proponents 04 Nov 2018 00:30 Express News Service Green is the new colour of the food business. And that’s the idea behind India’s first California-inspired plant-based kitchen Greenr Cafe, which has been pushing the preferences of Plant Protein (PlantPro) in the National Capital …
  • JNU to launch community radio station 29 Oct 2018 02:33 NEW DELHI: People residing close to the JNU campus here might soon get the opportunity to be on air with the university all set to launch a community radio station as part of its "social responsibility". The community radio will cater to …
  • Seized papers from Deputy SP to stop them from being destroyed, CBI tells court 25 Oct 2018 00:51 Written by Abhishek Angad | New Delhi | Updated: October 25, 2018 4:01:34 am Devender Kumar. (PTI Photo) In its probe against arrested CBI Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Devender Kumar, the agency has submitted in court that it conducted searches at …
  • Police claim its initiatives helped reduce crimes against senior citizens by 38% 13 Oct 2018 20:29 Delhi Police logo. (representational)) There has been a decline of nearly 38 per cent in crime against senior citizens in the capital, as compared to last two years, statistics provided by the Delhi Police recently have revealed. The Delhi Police have …
  • ‘AI bailout must have stringent conditions’ 05 Oct 2018 17:51 Even as the Union government is gearing up to announce a second revival package for Air India (AI), Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA), a leading aviation consulting firm, has said that the infusion of public funds must be supported by an …
  • Amrapali projects: NBCC to float tenders in 15 days 04 Oct 2018 22:42 AK Mittal, Chiarman, MD, Amrapali group. State-owned National Buildings Construction (NBCC) will float tenders to select a builder, to complete the stalled projects of Amrapali Group, in 15 days. “We will float the tender for Amrapali group in 15 days,” …
  • NBCC eyes 25% jump in order book to Rs 1 lakh cr; revenue, profit may grow by 30-40% in coming yrs 04 Oct 2018 13:37 New Delhi, Oct 4 () State-owned NBCC Ltd's order book will rise by 25 per cent to touch Rs 1 lakh crore by the end of this fiscal and the company is expecting 30-40 per cent growth in revenue as well as profit in coming years, its CMD Anoop Kumar …
  • No smooth ride, but all Delhi RTOs online now 02 Oct 2018 15:14 NEW DELHI: All regional transport offices (RTOs) in Delhi went online on Monday, but Day 1 was marred by technical glitches and missing infrastructure. Transport department officials, however, assured that the teething troubles would be streamlined within …
  • 150 senior citizens have a day out with Delhi Police 29 Sep 2018 20:40 Southwest district police on Saturday met around 150 senior citizens at their office in Vasant Vihar. To make them aware of the evolving modus operandi of fraudsters, southwest district police Saturday called around 150 senior citizens, registered with the …
  • Delhi’s monsoon: Civil Lines very wet, Mayur Vihar dry 22 Sep 2018 04:28 NEW DELHI: The monsoon was normal in the capital this year, but how much rain did your locality get? The answer will depend on where you stay. If you are a Mayur Vihar resident, for instance, the monsoon was poor for you — 450mm since June 1, 27% below …
  • Dilapidated structure near DDA park, Vasant vihar 18 Sep 2018 01:50
  • Parched: Parts of Vasant Kunj without water for 5 days 03 Sep 2018 19:15 New Delhi: Residents in and around south Delhi’s Vasant Kunj spent Janmashtami on Monday fretting over water. Though Delhi Jal Board had issued an advisory cautioning the residents about disruption in water supply on Thursday and Friday, the situation has …
  • Footpath used for Car parking in Vasant Vihar 23 Jun 2017 02:05
  • IAS officer saves lady officer, drowns in poolAn IAS officer of J&K cadre was found dead inside a swimming pool of his institute located in Vasant Vihar area of south Delhi. 30 May 2017 08:02 NEW DELHI: An IAS officer of J&K cadre was found dead inside a swimming pool of his institute located in Vasant Vihar area of south Delhi. Initial probe reveals that he was trying to save a woman officer, who had fallen into the pool. The incident came …
  • Sangam Vihar captures voter dilemma on choice 26 Apr 2017 19:55 New Delhi: Congestion, crowds and lack of infrastructure uniformly mark the unauthorised colony of Sangam Vihar in south Delhi. But there is nothing uniform about the choices it made in the civic elections. BJP candidate Deepak Jain won in Sangam Vihar E, …
  • Delhi Sangam Vihar road rage: 3 held for assaulting two IAF men, stealing ID card 24 Apr 2017 00:43 The accused in police custody Three persons who allegedly robbed and assaulted two Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel on Thursday afternoon were arrested Saturday night. Police said the incident took place in southeast Delhi’s Sangam Vihar area after their …
  • Watch: IAF officer assaulted in Delhi's Sangam Vihar 23 Apr 2017 10:43 Press Trust of India, New Delhi, Apr 23 2017, 15:05 IST Screengrab An Indian Air Force corporal was allegedly assaulted and robbed by a group of men after his motorcycle brushed past their car in south-east Delhi's Sangam Vihar area, police said today. …
  • IAF corporal beaten up in Delhi's Sangam Vihar, three arrested 23 Apr 2017 10:28 A video of an Indian Air Force corporal being beaten up by a group of men in Delhi went viral following which three people were arrested.  The incident occurred when the IAF personnel, identified as Sujay Kr Sikandar, was on his way to the Tughlakabad …
  • IAF corporal assaulted in Delhi's Sangam Vihar 23 Apr 2017 09:05 NEW DELHI: An Indian Air Force corporal was allegedly assaulted and robbed by a group of men after his motorcycle brushed past their car in southeast Delhi's Sangam Vihar area, police said today. A case has been registered on his complaint and three …
  • Stinky drain near Vasant Vihar school 16 Jan 2017 19:42