• Delhi: Four new parks to focus only on kids, entry fee Rs 20 17 Nov 2019 01:36 Children play on ‘old-fashioned’ swings at a park in Delhi. The new parks will come up in four localities — Kalkaji, New Friends Colony, Dwarka Sector 19 and Janakpuri. Archive South Delhi will soon get four new parks, aimed at children aged up to 12-14 …
  • Picture patriotic: Are Tollywood films the new epicentre for films on freedom fighters? 16 Nov 2019 23:59 Telugu filmmakers seem to be on a mission to bring to life stories of freedom fighters. These narratives that comprise everything from lavish war sequences to fighting social evil, are set to hit screens in a few days and look set to do so till the end of …
  • Delhi: Transfer case to another court, says mother of December 16 rape victim 16 Nov 2019 23:37 Tihar Jail authorities had on October 29 informed the four convicts on death row that they had “exhausted” all legal remedies, “except the provision of filing of mercy petition” before the President of India. The mother of the December 16, 2012 gangrape- …
  • New BJP poll slogan for city: Ek vote, teen sarkar 16 Nov 2019 22:51 At a protest by Delhi BJP near the AAP office. Praveen Khanna Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari said the party will head into the Delhi Assembly polls with the slogan ‘ek vote, teen sarkar’ — to convey to people that if they vote for BJP in Delhi, it will help …
  • Slum families in Delhi find new home — with power and water 16 Nov 2019 22:51 55 families have been shifted from a slum to an EWS housing complex. Gajendra Yadav Until mid-September, Ram Kripal Yadav counted ministers, government officials, and judges among his neighbours in New Delhi’s Sunehri Bagh. India Gate, a 10-minute-walk …
  • New Zealand woman dies in hotel in New Delhi, India 16 Nov 2019 21:25 A New Zealand woman has died in a hotel in New Delhi, India, while preparing to marry her boyfriend.  The woman's boyfriend found her unconscious on Saturday morning, India TV News reported.  She was immediately taken to Lady Hardinge Hospital, where …
  • Nov. 16 girls cross country roundup - New York championships 16 Nov 2019 21:04 NEW YORK STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS (at SUNY Plattsburgh, 3 miles) CLASS A Scores: 1. Fayetteville-Manlius 34 points; 2. Saratoga (2) 40; 3. North Rockland (1) 86; 4. Corning 139; 5. Monroe-Woodbury (MW-9) 146; 6. Ward Melville 147; 7. Syosset 159; 8. Brighton …
  • Nov. 16 boys cross country roundup - New York championships 16 Nov 2019 21:04 NEW YORK STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS (at SUNY Plattsburgh, 3 miles) CLASS A Scores: 1. Fayetteville-Manlius 42 points; 2. Shenendehowa 62; 3. Northport 100; 4. Ithaca 109; 5. Monroe-Woodbury (MW) 131; 6. North Rockland 149; 7. Syosset 167; 8. Fairport 191; 9. …
  • Delhi: 49-yr-old NZ woman found dead in Paharganj 16 Nov 2019 20:42 New Delhi [India], Nov 16 (ANI): A 49-year-old woman from New Zealand was found dead in a hotel room in Paharganj on Saturday. The victim was identified as Polly Ann Tuialli, who was a heart patient. The victim, along with her husband, had checked in the …
  • Mumbai’s tap water best among major cities, Delhi’s worst: BIS report 16 Nov 2019 20:15 Delhi’s water samples failed on 19 parameters, including odour, TDS, PH, turbidity, colour, nitrate, ammonia, chloride and aluminium. Mumbai’s tap water is the best and Delhi’s worst among all metros and major state capitals in the country, according to a …
  • Man robbed of Rs 12 lakh at knife point in Delhi 16 Nov 2019 19:54 By PTI NEW DELHI:  A 30-year-old man was allegedly robbed of Rs 12 lakh at knifepoint on Geeta Colony flyover, police said on Saturday. One man has been arrested in connection with the incident that took place on Wednesday, they said. Imran Khan, a …
  • U.S. trade negotiators to visit Delhi to continue talks 16 Nov 2019 18:58 Trade negotiators from the Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) are expected to visit New Delhi next week, or at the latest, the week after next, to continue discussions with Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal and his team, at least three independent …
  • Fewer Fines In Odd-Even 2019, Delhi Government Praises Citizen's Effort 16 Nov 2019 18:33 New Delhi: The third edition of the Odd-Even scheme, implemented between November 4 and 15 in the national capital, witnessed about 4,806 violators, fewer than the numbers during the first two editions of the road rationing system in 2016, with officials …
  • Delhi Rickshaw Puller Stabbed To Death By Man For Abusing His Parents 16 Nov 2019 18:33 The accused was identified as Neeraj, a resident of Swarna Park in Mundka, police said. New Delhi: A rickshaw puller was stabbed to death allegedly by a 22-year-old man for abusing his parents in Nangloi area, police said on Saturday. The accused was …
  • 49-year-old woman from New Zealand found dead in Delhi's Paharganj hotel 16 Nov 2019 18:29
  • Centre says tap water undrinkable in Delhi, AAP cries foul 16 Nov 2019 16:16 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The Central government on Saturday released a study on the quality of piped drinking water being supplied in 21 cities across the country, including Delhi, where tap water was termed as “undrinkable” along with 13 state capitals. …
  • BJP's Manoj Tiwari Slams Arvind Kejriwal Over Rise In Delhi Air Pollution 16 Nov 2019 15:38 Supreme Court has pulled the Delhi government over the issue of air pollution: Manoj Tiwari New Delhi: Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Saturday slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for not doing enough to curb air pollution in the capital alleging …
  • GST Commissionerate busts fake invoices racket in Delhi 16 Nov 2019 15:35 New Delhi, Nov 16 () Central GST Delhi-West Commissionerate has busted a racket involved in issuance of fake invoices and defrauding the exchequer to the tune of Rs 108 crore, an official release said on Saturday. The fake invoices without actual supply of …
  • Bina Modi is new Chairperson of Modi Enterprises 16 Nov 2019 15:27 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Bina Modi on Saturday took over as the new Chairperson of Modi Enterprises with the demise of her industrialist husband K.K. Modi, said the company. She took over the charge in a low-key hand over. The boards of both Godfrey …
  • Sena won’t attend Nov 17 NDA meet in Delhi, break-up a formality now: Raut 16 Nov 2019 15:12 Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said the party will not attend the NDA meet in Delhi on Sunday. (File) As Shiv Sena continued its attack on the BJP over government formation, the party on Saturday said that it will stay away from the Sunday meeting of NDA …
  • Special Session Court grants bail to Delhi Assembly speaker Ram Niwas | LIVE 16 Nov 2019 14:55 Nov 16, 2019 8:24 PM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda Meeting between Sonia Gandhi and NCP Chief Sharad Pawar postponed for Monday The meeting between Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi and NCP chief Sharad Pawar has been postponed for Monday. The …
  • 2 Sisters Arrested For Robbery In South Delhi After Police Scan CCTV Footage 16 Nov 2019 14:07 Delhi robbery: Lalita, 25, and Damini, 22, were arrested for stealing Rs 1 lakh. New Delhi: Two sisters from Madhya Pradesh were arrested on Saturday for allegedly stealing Rs one lakh in two separate incidents in South Delhi, police said. Lalita, 25, and …
  • New Zealand woman found dead in Delhi 16 Nov 2019 13:10 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) A New Zealand woman who came to marry her boyfriend here according to Indian customs has died in mysterious circumstances, police said on Saturday. Tuiali Polly Anne, 49, had arrived in the national capital on Friday night along …
  • Suresh Raina's kid suffered from breathing problems due to Delhi's air pollution 16 Nov 2019 12:49 New Delhi: India batsman Suresh Raina on Saturday raised concerns about the rising pollution levels in Delhi saying that seeing his child having breathing problems was a 'terrible sight'. Raina took to Twitter and wrote: "Last few weeks have …
  • Mumbai tap water safe for drinking; Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata not: Govt study 16 Nov 2019 12:41 By PTI NEW DELHI: Mumbai residents need not buy reverse osmosis (RO) water purifiers as a study by the Union Consumer Affairs Ministry has found samples of tap water collected from the financial capital compliant with the Indian standards for drinking …
  • New Zealand woman in India for wedding found dead in hotel room 16 Nov 2019 12:18 New Delhi: In an unfortunate incident, a 49-year-old woman from New Zealand who had arrived in India for her Indian-style wedding was found dead in her Hotel room in Delhi’s Paharganj area. According to sources, the victim identified as Tuialli Polly Anne …
  • Nature Conservation in the New Economy – People, Wildlife and the Law in India review: Can nature survive the onslaught by humans? 16 Nov 2019 12:07 There were protests recently in Mumbai’s Aarey Forest over the felling of thousands of trees to make way for a Metro car shed. The situation succinctly captures the crux of many dilemmas in today’s India — the clash of divided interests over conservation, …
  • Shiv Sena will not attend NDA meet in Delhi on Nov 17: Sanjay Raut 16 Nov 2019 12:07 Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut. (File) As Shiv Sena continued its attack on the BJP over government formation, the party on Saturday said that it will stay away from the Sunday meeting of NDA constituents in Delhi on the eve of the winter session of Parliament …
  • 49-Year-Old New Zealand Woman Found Dead At Delhi Hotel 16 Nov 2019 11:26 The woman was found unconcious at the hotel in Paharganj on Saturday. New Delhi: A 49-year-old woman from New Zealand, who had come to India to get married, was found dead in a hotel in New Delhi's Paharganj on Saturday morning, the police said. The …
  • Javadekar demands Kejriwal's apology, Delhi CM asks to shun politics and help to tackle pollution 16 Nov 2019 11:17 By PTI NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal appealed to Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar to work together to find a solution to the problem of air pollution. Responding to a tweet of Javadekar demanding apology from him for …
  • Fewer fines in Odd-Even: Delhi government praises people's efforts 16 Nov 2019 11:17 By IANS NEW DELHI: The third edition of the Odd-Even scheme, implemented between November 4 and 15 in the national capital, witnessed about 4,806 violators, fewer than the numbers during the first two editions of the road rationing system in 2016, with …
  • Tap water undrinkable in Delhi, 13 state capitals: Paswan 16 Nov 2019 10:50 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Releasing a study on quality of piped drinking water being supplied in 21 cities across the country, Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan said on Saturday that in Delhi and 13 state …
  • Delhi HC seeks ED’s response to Puri’s bail plea 16 Nov 2019 10:50 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Saturday sought the Enforcement Directorate’s (ED) response to the bail plea filed by businessman Ratul Puri in connection with the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper money laundering case. Puri had moved the Delhi …
  • New Zealand woman found dead at Paharganj hotel 16 Nov 2019 10:38 PTI | Updated: Nov 16, 2019, 15:45 IST Representative imageNEW DELHI: A 49-year-old woman from New Zealand, who had come to India to get married as per Indian traditions, was found dead in a hotel in Paharganj here on Saturday morning, police said. The …
  • Air Quality In Delhi, World's Most Polluted City, Still 'Severe': Report 16 Nov 2019 09:59 Delhi is the most polluted city in the world, according to reports by Skymet and IQ Air Visual New Delhi: A day after Delhi was declared the most polluted city in the world by private weather forecasting agency Skymet, air quality levels in the national …
  • Winds help Delhi air quality improve slightly 16 Nov 2019 07:28 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The air quality index (AQI) in the national capital improved on Saturday morning to 404 as local wind speeds are providing ventilation for the pollutants. The AQI was much higher at 528 on Friday. According to Safar India, two …
  • Delhi Weather: Delhi's Air Quality Remains 'Severe', Strong Winds Likely Today 16 Nov 2019 07:00 The air quality index shows that Delhi and its neighbouring cities are still in the 'severe' category New Delhi: The national capital witnessed a dip in pollution levels this morning, even as the air quality in the city remained in the "severe …
  • Want To See Taj Mahal Under Moon Light? New View Point Offers Just That 16 Nov 2019 07:00 Taj Mahal can now be enjoyed under moonlight from new view point. New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday opened a new viewpoint at Taj Mahal that will enable the tourists to enjoy a spectacular view of the iconic monument under the moonlight and …
  • Delhi suffocates under toxic smog but millions go without masks 16 Nov 2019 06:54 NEW DELHI: A thick grey smog choked New Delhi for the fifth day Saturday, adding to a mounting pollution health crisis, but retired naval commander Anil Charan is one of the vast majority of the city’s 20 million inhabitants who do not wear a mask. Indian …
  • Plane tickets to cost more with Germany's new climate-protection law 16 Nov 2019 06:39 "You have failed in humanity's task of protecting the climate," Anton Hofreiter, leader of the opposition Green Party caucus in parliament, told lawmakers ahead of the vote on Friday, local time. German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks with an …
  • New strict Surrogacy Bill on the anvil, clinics shut shop 16 Nov 2019 06:17 Shutters are coming down on surrogacy in India, with several fertility clinics across Mumbai, Hyderabad and New Delhi refusing fresh cases as the new Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2019, is set to be tabled in Rajya Sabha during winter session starting …
  • Goa top cop Pranab Nanda dies of cardiac arrest during official visit to Delhi 16 Nov 2019 06:12 New Delhi: Goa's Director General of Police (DGP) Pranab Nanda passed away in Delhi after suffering a cardiac arrest. Nanda was in the national capital when he suffered a cardiac arrest on Saturday early morning.   He joined IPS in 1988 and has served …
  • Delhi air quality remains in 'severe' category for 4th consecutive day 16 Nov 2019 06:12 New Delhi: The overall air quality in the national capital remained in the 'severe' category for the fourth consecutive day on Saturday. According to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), the overall air quality of …
  • Delhi air quality remains in ‘severe’ category after marginal improvement 16 Nov 2019 05:41 The Chief Minister had said that state government will take a decision on Monday on the continuation of the scheme. New Delhi: The overall air quality in the national capital remained in the 'severe' category for the fourth consecutive day on …
  • During official visit to Delhi, Goa top cop dies of cardiac arrest 16 Nov 2019 05:41 Nanda was in the national capital when he suffered a cardiac arrest on Saturday early morning. New Delhi: Goa's Director General of Police (DGP) Pranab Nanda passed away in Delhi after suffering a cardiac arrest. Nanda was in the national capital when …
  • Snow peas grown in Himachal hit in Delhi 16 Nov 2019 04:49 Shimla, Nov 16 (IANS) Tasty snow peas grown in Himachal Pradesh are finding their way to markets in the national capital and also fetching handsome returns, agricultural experts said on Saturday. Trials by the Shimla-based Krishi Vigyan Kendra in the …
  • CBI raids offices of Amnesty India in New Delhi and Bengaluru 16 Nov 2019 04:35 New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday raided the Bengaluru and New Delhi offices of Amnesty International India over alleged irregularities in foreign funding in connection with violation of Foreign Contribution Regulation Act. The …
  • Delhi HC rejects Chidambaram’s bail application 16 Nov 2019 04:03 New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday denied bail to former union minister P Chidambaram in the INX media money laundering case that the Enforcement Directorate (ED) is investigating. Pronouncing the order in open court, the judge said the allegations …
  • No coercive action against two cops in lawyers-police clash: Delhi High Court 16 Nov 2019 03:34 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Friday directed authorities not to take coercive action against two police officers who were booked in connection with the Tis Hazari Court complex clashes earlier this month. On November 2, a …
  • Only four MPs show up at crucial pollution meet in Delhi 16 Nov 2019 03:34 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: While the national capital is battling dangerous levels of pollution, several parliamentarians and senior government officials skipped a parliamentary panel meeting to discuss the alarming issue in Delhi and NCR on Friday …
  • This 16-year-old has ideas for CM Kejriwal to curb Delhi pollution 16 Nov 2019 03:34 Express News Service NEW DELHI:  About a year ago, when 16-year-old Shazia Azmat Karim overheard her father, a doctor, talk to someone about his patient with a higher risk of cardiac arrest due to air pollution, the schoolgirl was intrigued by the …
  • Odd-Even ends, Delhi continues to choke as AQI reaches emergency level 16 Nov 2019 03:33 Express News Service NEW DELHI: As the Odd-Even road-rationing scheme came to an end on Friday, the toxic pollution levels across the national capital remained close to the emergency level. With the Air Quality Index (AQI) continuing to be 462 as per the …
  • CBI raids Amnesty India offices in Bengaluru and New Delhi 16 Nov 2019 03:21 NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday raided the Bengaluru and New Delhi offices of Amnesty International India Pvt Ltd over alleged irregularities in foreign funding in connection with violation of Foreign Contribution Regulation …
  • IPL 2020: Steve Smith To Lead Rajasthan Royals, Mumbai Indians Retain Lasith Malinga, Delhi Capitals Keep Rishabh Pant 16 Nov 2019 03:03 Rajasthan Royals have announced that Steve Smith will lead the team in the upcoming 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL). Also, the club has revealed that they would retain 11 and release 11 players before the tournament. Meanwhile, Mumbai Indians retained 18 …
  • Delhi air unbreathable, may worsen today 16 Nov 2019 02:34 NEW DELHI: Air quality in Delhi deteriorated to emergency category once again with the levels of ultrafine pollutants PM 10 and PM 2.5 rising to 865 and 796 micrograms per cubic metre, respectively, in the early hours of Friday. The western disturbance …
  • Smog-hit Delhi should consider 'car planning': Supreme Court 16 Nov 2019 02:01 NEW DELHI: You have heard of family planning. Should you get ready for car planning – at least in Delhi? Basically, a ceiling on how many cars a family can own. A policy limiting cars per family will need the Centre and the Delhi government to take on …
  • South Delhi Municipal Corporation budget proposes increase in property tax 16 Nov 2019 01:55 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The South Delhi Municipal Corporation on Friday tabled its budget for 2020-21, in which it has proposed an increase in property tax and classification of properties in two categories, instead of three at present, for the …
  • CBI raids Amnesty in Delhi, Bengaluru 16 Nov 2019 01:55 The CBI raid comes a year after the Enforcement Directorate carried out searches at two locations of Amnesty International India in Bengaluru. Bengaluru: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday searched the offices of Amnesty International …
  • Tis Hazari clash: Lawyers in Delhi's district courts call off strike, to resume work on Saturday 16 Nov 2019 01:48 PTI | Updated: Nov 15, 2019, 20:39 IST FILE: Lawyers stage a silent protest against Delhi Police at Tis Hazari Court in New Delhi. (ANI) NEW DELHI: Lawyers, who went on a strike on November 4 after the Tis Hazari Court complex clashes between them and …
  • New IBC rules to cover financial service providers 16 Nov 2019 01:24 New Delhi: The government has put out detailed rules for the resolution of systemically important financial service providers under the bankruptcy law, opening the doors for resolution of stressed non-banking finance companies under this framework. …
  • New six-lane flyover to ease traffic troubles at busy Katraj junction 16 Nov 2019 00:25 TNN | Updated: Nov 16, 2019, 4:04 IST Nitin Gadkari (centre) performed the ground-breaking ceremonyPune: Union road transport minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday promised a flyover over Katraj junction on Satara Road soon, offering some relief to commuters …
  • Father-son kidnapped by cab driver, held hostage for hours in Delhi 15 Nov 2019 23:44 The incident happened on November 1, but came to light after 15 days.IANS A businessman and his 11-year-old son were abducted in New Delhi by a cab driver and his friends and held hostage for hours before being released. The incident took place on November …
  • Pune: Air India flight to Delhi delayed by 8 hours, passengers deboarded four times 15 Nov 2019 23:15 The Air India flight AI 854 from Pune to Delhi was scheduled to depart at 10.15 pm on Thursday and arrive at 12.25 am at Delhi airport. (Representational Image) As many as 150 passengers of a Delhi-bound Air India flight were stranded at Pune airport for …
  • Delhi govt advisory body ties up with J-PAL 15 Nov 2019 22:08 Esther Duflo, left, and Abhijit Banerjee stand together following a news conference at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass., Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. Banerjee and Duflo, along with Harvard’s Michael Kremer, were awarded the 2019 Nobel …
  • Abu Dhabi T10: Salute to the 'Unsung Heroes' of Delhi Bulls 15 Nov 2019 20:36 This winter, cricket fever grips the UAE and the deafening sound of cheer and claps is sure to take UAE to the new adrenaline rush. We always cheer for the player on the field but what about the heros behind the team who make sure to bring the best …
  • First Brain Cancer Link to Air Pollution Found in New Study 15 Nov 2019 20:14 Air pollution particles from motor vehicle exhaust have been linked to brain cancer for the first time, researchers at McGill University in Montreal say. According to a study published this week in Epidemiology, increased exposure to ultra-fine particles ( …
  • India, Choking on Toxic Air, Tries Something New: An Oxygen Bar 15 Nov 2019 19:43 NEW DELHI — As air pollution shot up to dangerous levels across India on Friday, underscoring an already dire public health crisis, a crowd descended on a small shop in New Delhi for a novel solution: a 15-minute hit of clean oxygen. At Oxy Pure, a self- …
  • Give pre-arrest notice to Shehla Rashid in sedition case: Court directs Delhi Police 15 Nov 2019 19:23 New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday disposed-off the anticipatory bail plea of Jammu and Kashmir People's Movement leader Shehla Rashid in a sedition case and asked Delhi Police to issue a 10-day pre-arrest notice if the need arises to arrest her. …
  • Gambhir, other MPs skip crucial meet on Delhi air woes 15 Nov 2019 19:02 New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) A meeting of a parliamentary standing committee to discuss the rising levels of air pollution in the national capital was postponed as most participants, including East Delhi MP Gautam Gambhir and civic officials, were absent. Out …
  • Delhi govt teams up with J-PAL for better delivery of schemes 15 Nov 2019 19:02 New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The Dialogue and Development Commission (DDCD) of Delhi government on Friday signed an MoU with Nobel laureates Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo’s J-PAL (Jameel Poverty Action Lab) South Asia to conduct real-time monitoring of the …
  • Abu Dhabi T10: Morgan pulls off a heist for Delhi ... 15 Nov 2019 18:55 Morgan guides Delhi Bulls to a seven-wicket win over Deccan Gladiators with a brilliant half century There couldn't be a better ambassador than Eoin Morgan for cricket's shortest format. The England captain has been with the T10 League since its …
  • Jamia introducing four new departments 15 Nov 2019 16:44 New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Jamia Millia Islamia is introducing four new departments for which the University Grants Commission (UGC) has approved 28 teaching positions. The new departments are — Foreign Languages, Hospital Management and Hospice Studies, …
  • Australia, New Zealand continue to bat for India's entry into RCEP 15 Nov 2019 16:39 Australia and New Zealand continue to push for India’s inclusion in the proposed Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) pact, weeks after New Delhi pulled out of it. Officials of both the nations have been in touch with other partners in the …
  • This Week, 2,000 Children Ran A Race Through The Gray Smog Of Delhi 15 Nov 2019 16:32 Students cover their faces with masks to protect themselves from air pollution in Delhi. Raj K Raj/Hindustan Times/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Raj K Raj/Hindustan Times/Getty Images Students cover their faces with masks to …
  • Delhi World's Most Polluted City, Three Indian Cities In Top 10: Report 15 Nov 2019 16:08 Delhi is the most polluted city in the world, according to reports by Skymet and IQ Air Visual New Delhi: Delhi is the most polluted city in the world with an Air Quality Index (AQI) reading of 527, according to a report by private weather forecasting …
  • BSES anti-power theft teams attacked in east Delhi 15 Nov 2019 15:39 New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Anti-power theft teams of Delhi electricity distribution company (discom) BSES Yamuna Power Ltd (BYPL) were allegedly attacked and two officials injured while on routine inspection in the East District of the capital, BSES said on …
  • Ex-Fortis Healthcare promoter Malvinder Singh sent to ED custody by Delhi court 15 Nov 2019 15:05 NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Friday sent former Fortis Healthcare promoter Malvinder Singh and former CMD of Religare Enterprises Ltd Sunil Godhwani to the Enforcement Directorate's (ED) custody till November 18 for allegedly misappropriating funds of …
  • ‘Pattern of harassment’, says Amnesty International after CBI raids its Bengaluru, Delhi offices 15 Nov 2019 14:26 Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday raided the headquarters of Amnesty International India in Bengaluru. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday raided the offices of Amnesty International India in Bengaluru and New Delhi. The investigative …
  • Tis Hazari clash: Lawyers in Delhi’s district courts call off strike 15 Nov 2019 14:18 Lawyers protest outside Supreme Court regarding the Tis Hazari Court incident, in New Delhi. (PTI) Lawyers in all the six district courts in Delhi called off their strike Friday, two days after the Bar Council of India directed the protesting lawyers to …
  • Drizzle delays recovery in Delhi, relief by Sunday 15 Nov 2019 14:12 By PTI NEW DELHI: Delhi remained blanketed by a thick smog for the fourth consecutive day on Friday as unfavourable weather hampered dispersion of pollutants, with improvement in air quality expected only by Sunday. The air quality index in the national …
  • Oxygen bar sells fresh air in pollution-hit New Delhi 15 Nov 2019 14:11 With India's capital engulfed in choking pollution, someone has sniffed an opportunity. A bar offering fresh puffs of oxygen is proving popular among middle-aged and elderly residents of New Delhi. It was introduced in June but has proven a hit in …
  • Delhi's schools to reopen next week, parents wary of hazardous air 15 Nov 2019 13:57 NEW DELHI: Schools in India's capital New Delhi will reopen on Monday (Nov 18) after closing for two days due to a spike in pollution levels, but air quality is likely to remain "very poor": A notch below the most hazardous "severe" …
  • Financial services providers included under new bankruptcy process 15 Nov 2019 13:33 New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) on Friday notified the rules for resolution of systemically important financial services providers (FSPs) under the bankruptcy law. The new rules will ensure that problems in systematically …
  • TiE Women raises $70,000 during New Delhi summit 15 Nov 2019 13:33 New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) TiE Women, an initiative launched by not-for-profit organisation TiE Global to promote women entrepreneurs across its 61 chapters globally, raised $70,000 during two days of its global summit here, the organisation said on Friday. …
  • SC says despite odd-even scheme, pollution in Delhi became severe 15 Nov 2019 12:35 New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday said in spite of Odd-Even vehicle rationing scheme, pollution has reached a severe level, and again called the Chief Secretaries of Delhi, Punjab, Harayana and Uttar Pradesh, to report on measures taken …
  • Action by all agencies needed to combat Delhi air pollution: Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar 15 Nov 2019 12:29 By PTI NEW DELHI: Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday called for "joint action" by all agencies to combat the worsening air quality in the national capital, choking under a thick layer of smog. A thick layer of toxic smog …
  • ‘Oxygen Bar’ sells a breath of fresh air to pollution-hit New Delhi 15 Nov 2019 12:28 Although its effects are unproven, New Delhi residents were flocking to 'Oxygen Bar' which allows customers a 15-minute session inhaling flavoured oxygen in exchange for 500 rupees ($7). Launched in June, the concept has proven to a hit in recent …
  • MRUC scouts for new research agency as Nielsen contract set to expire 15 Nov 2019 11:46 NEW DELHI : Media Research Users Council (MRUC) on Friday announced that it is scouting for a new research agency partner to conduct Indian Readership Survey (IRS) which tracks multimedia and consumer habits in the country. The council has issued a request …
  • India’s Request for Facebook Users Data Hits New High, Ranks Second Only to US 15 Nov 2019 11:30 Asia & Pacific 14:16 15.11.2019(updated 14:17 15.11.2019) Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): In the first half of 2019, requests for Facebook users’ data from governments worldwide increased by 16 per cent from 110,634 to 128,617, with the US …
  • Lawyers’ strike enters 11th day in Delhi 15 Nov 2019 10:54 Lawyers protest outside Supreme Court regarding the Tis Hazari Court incident, in New Delhi. (PTI) Lawyers in all the six district courts in the national capital continued to abstain from work on Friday to protest against the clash between advocates and …
  • Delhi HC denies bail to Chidambaram in INX Media money laundering case 15 Nov 2019 10:51 NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court Friday denied bail to former finance minister P Chidambaram in the INX Media money laundering case filed by the ED, saying prima facie allegations against him are serious in nature and he played active and key role in the …
  • PM Modi emplanes for New Delhi after wrapping up 'very productive' BRICS Summit 15 Nov 2019 08:22 Image Source : ANI PM Modi emplanes for New Delhi after wrapping up 'very productive' BRICS Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday emplaned for New Delhi after attending a "very productive" BRICS summit in Brazil during which the …
  • New Delhi Hosts Its First Hispanic Poetry Festival 15 Nov 2019 05:13 NEW DELHI – The Cervantes Institute in New Delhi hosted the first edition of a pioneering Latin American poetry festival on Thursday. The Ibero American Voices (IbaV) organized by the Mexican Embassy and the Spanish institution, launched its program to …
  • Smog Problem Shows No Improvement at All - New Delhi Officials Confirmed 14 Nov 2019 20:48 Nov 14, 2019 06:42 AM EST (Photo : REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis) People jog while wearing mask. The situation of the smog problem in the capital of India has not shown any significant improvement -- even after two weeks. As of Wednesday, the overall air …
  • Bad Air Closes New Delhi Schools 14 Nov 2019 13:13 The event was organized to mark the birthday of India's first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, which is celebrated as Children's Day in India. "It was a symbolic event and children didn't run beyond 200 meters," organizer Amod K. …
  • PICS: Noxious air forces New Delhi to close schools for rest of week 14 Nov 2019 12:52 New Delhi — Schools in India’s capital are shut Thursday and Friday after a thick grey haze of noxious air enveloped the city for the third consecutive day, and angry residents blamed authorities for allowing an annual children’s run. Buildings and …
  • New Delhi schools closed as air pollution worsens 14 Nov 2019 10:35 New Delhi chokes under blanket of smog Delhi's chief minister, Arvind Kejriwal, who has compared his city to a "gas chamber," said in a video posted to Twitter that "there is smoke everywhere and people, including youngsters, kids, …
  • Toxic smog delays Asian Tour golf in New Delhi 14 Nov 2019 10:20 GURGAON, India: The start of a leading Asian Tour golf tournament was held up Thursday (Nov 14) by toxic smog that has engulfed the Indian capital with hazardous levels of pollution. Organisers of the four-day Panasonic Open India event said the tournament …
  • Schools closed in New Delhi as air quality dips for 3rd day 14 Nov 2019 10:16 Sheikh Saaliq, Associated Press Updated 2:07 am PST, Thursday, November 14, 2019 Indian walk wearing masks to protect against pollution in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Schools in India's capital have been shut for Thursday and Friday …
  • Schools closed in New Delhi as air quality dips further 14 Nov 2019 08:08 NEW DELHI (AP) — Schools in India’s capital are shut after air quality plunged to a severe category for the third consecutive day, enveloping New Delhi in a thick gray haze of noxious air. According to the state-run Central Pollution Control Board, the air …
  • "Children Ran Because They Wanted": Delhi Race Organiser After Smog Row 14 Nov 2019 21:35 Scores of children were seen running at a marathon in Delhi's Chanakyapuri. New Delhi: Hundreds of children ran a charity road race through poisonous smog in New Delhi on Thursday, triggering a storm of criticism about the damage to their health. Delhi …
  • As Delhi Air Quality Nears Emergency Zone, Children Run Outdoors At Marathon 14 Nov 2019 08:22 Delhi Air Pollution: Scores of children were seen running at a marathon in Delhi's Chanakyapuri. New Delhi: With Delhi battling air pollution and the air quality hovering around the emergency zone, a marathon named ''Run for Children'' …
  • Gurugram Sector 67 is the most polluted area in Delhi-NCR region: Skymet 13 Nov 2019 20:24 Image Source : FILE Gurugram Sector 67 is the top polluted area in Delhi-NCR region: Skymet  Gurugram is the most polluted city in Delhi-NCR on Wednesday with four out of the five most polluted areas falling within the city, as per Skymet AQI app data. …
  • Government may raze old bungalows to redevelop Lutyens’ Delhi 13 Nov 2019 02:10 New Delhi: The bungalows of ministers, top officers of armed forces, seniormost judges and government officials could be demolished to make way for energy-and-space efficient modern houses. As the Centre takes up the ambitious project of redeveloping the …
  • Prince of Wales embarks on tenth official visit to India 12 Nov 2019 09:52 https://www.gov.uk His tenth official visit will celebrate enduring British-Indian ties, with a focus on shared global challenges such as sustainability and climate change. His Royal Highness will undertake varied engagements in the national …
  • Please your palate with the finest cuisines 12 Nov 2019 04:42 Express News Service This week the country’s finest restaurants are set to serve an extensive range of cuisines at the sixth edition of Palate Fest. Here, you can indulge in a gastronomical affair with chef Harpal Singh Sokhi of Turban Tadka and a culinary …
  • Fantastic four: Upcoming artists talk about their artworks displayed in Modern Art Gallery 12 Nov 2019 04:42 Express News Service Live Unbound. Shall we say anything more? An exhibition that validates its purpose. While it showcases a group of well-reputed contemporary masters as a badge of pride, Modern Art Gallery also extends the platform to four promising new …
  • We need more opportunities, say artists with disability 05 Nov 2019 14:41 Artists with disabilities say recognition is important for creating more opportunities. Art helped Mohammed Yasar B overcome prolonged bouts of loneliness as he started to lose vision in his left eye. Now, as one of the seven winners of the first edition …
  • Air Purifiers, Masks, Outdoor Events On Hold: Embassies In Delhi Fight Pollution 04 Nov 2019 18:40 New Delhi: Concerned over the rising pollution level in the national capital, many foreign missions in Delhi have taken several measures, including installation of air purifiers at embassy premises and provision of protective masks, to mitigate its impact …
  • The (almost) return of the Jawa 29 Oct 2019 17:26 The air in the already-quiet diplomatic enclave of Chanakyapuri was quieter still last week — until the distinct exhaust note of a classic two-stroke engine filled the air. This came from one of the few vintage Jawa bikes parked at the Czech Embassy’s …
  • Delhi air woes won’t see change in venue of Ind-Ban T20I 28 Oct 2019 09:30 New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The air in Delhi might have turned ‘severe’ during Diwali on Sunday as the Air Quality Index (AQI) recorded 999 in the Patparganj area, but there will be no change to the venue of the opening T20I of the series between India and …
  • Delhi records 'very poor' air quality after Diwali 28 Oct 2019 05:26 The situation is expected to worsen in the coming week. Air in Delhi turned "Hazardous" during Diwali on Sunday with the Air Quality Index (AQI) was recorded 999 at Mother Dairy in Patparganj area. Emission from firecrackers and stubble burning …
  • Delhi air turns ‘Hazardous’, AQI 999 at Mother Dairy 27 Oct 2019 20:53 New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Air in Delhi turned “Hazardous” during Diwali on Sunday with the Air Quality Index (AQI) was recorded 999 at Mother Dairy in Patparganj area. Emission from firecrackers and stubble burning in adjoining areas of National Capital …
  • Delhi pollution level in ‘hazardous’ zone on Diwali 27 Oct 2019 17:14 New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The pollution entered the “hazardous” zone during Diwali in the national capital on Sunday. The air quality index (AQI) was 763, the highest, at the National Malaria Institute in Dwarka (West Delhi); 407 at the ITI Jahangirpuri ( …
  • Police yet to establish Sunanda’s cause of death despite ‘adventurous route’: Shashi Tharoor tells court 17 Oct 2019 16:43 Police had accused Shashi Tharoor of torturing his wife which abetted her to commit suicide. (File) Congress MP Shashi Tharoor told a Delhi court on Thursday that the cause of his wife Sunanda Pushkar’s death in 2014 was yet to be established even though …
  • Government looking at exit options in ITDC’s Hotel Ashok 16 Oct 2019 16:19 New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) A five-star hospitality property, the Ashok, situated in the prime Lutyen’s Delhi area may soon be up for grabs, as the government is looking at options to privatise the hotel owned by the India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd …
  • Delhi’s Malcha Mahal, the 14th Century hunting lodge, could see a revamp 02 Oct 2019 22:46 According to sources, the Delhi government is examining the proposal and is inclined to accept it. (Express Archive) The Delhi government has received a proposal from the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) to restore Malcha Mahal, …
  • Kurukshetra dancer’s leg amputated due to ‘negligence’ 24 Sep 2019 00:17 In an alleged case of medical negligence, a 42-year-old dancer, beautician and model from Kurukshetra had to get her leg amputated after two wrongly performed surgeries by a doctor at a city hospital. Deputy Commissioner of Police (New Delhi) Eish Singhal …
  • Daughter born, Delhi man bursts crackers, arrested 23 Sep 2019 20:51 The man told police he was celebrating the birth of his daughter with his family Elated by the birth of his first child, a 25-year-old man decided to celebrate by bursting firecrackers outside his Chanakyapuri residence on Saturday night — only to land in …
  • US citizens detained for flying drone in Lutyens’ Delhi 15 Sep 2019 20:37 Flying of drones has been banned in the capital after alerts by security agencies. In a major security breach, a father-son duo from the US were detained Saturday evening for allegedly flying a drone fitted with a video camera in Lutyens’ Delhi. Officers …
  • Delhi: Hotel owner arrested for serving liquor without permit 15 Sep 2019 00:46 Anil Khilwani said that the club is set to launch later this month. Eish Singhal, DCP (New Delhi), said, “We received a complaint from the Excise Department and arrested the two men. Police are now verifying claims made by them.” (Representational Image) …
  • Inside Track: Super Fast Track 14 Sep 2019 22:03 President Ram Nath Kovind with Swiss President Ueli Maurer. (Source: Twitter/@rashtrapatibhvn) On his recent State visit to Iceland, Switzerland and Slovenia, President Ram Nath Kovind was accompanied by three full secretaries to the Government of …
  • PM Modi Reminisces Old Times At Inauguration Of "Garvi Gujarat Bhawan" 03 Sep 2019 06:26 "Garvi Gujarat Bhawan" is the second state bhawan of Gujarat government in Delhi. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated "Garvi Gujarat Bhawan", the second state bhawan of the Gujarat government in Delhi. At the …
  • PM Modi inaugurates 'Garvi Gujarat Bhavan' at Akbar Road, says 'structure built before time' 03 Sep 2019 03:32 PM Modi speaking at the inauguration of 'Garvi Gujarat Bhavan'. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated Garvi Gujarat Bhawan at Akbar Road in New Delhi. He is currently addressing a gathering here. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, …
  • Sikh girl conversion: Protesters burn effigy of Pakistan PM Imran Khan in Delhi 02 Sep 2019 13:26 NEW DELHI : A group of Sikh community members burnt an effigy of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan here on Monday to protest the forcible conversion of a Sikh woman in the neighbouring country. Around 60 to 70 protesters gathered at Teen Murti Marg in …
  • PM Modi to inaugurate ‘Garvi Gujarat Bhavan’ today in New Delhi 02 Sep 2019 06:14 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Garvi Gujarat Bhavan in New Delhi on Monday evening. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, Deputy Chief Minister of Gujarat Nitin Patel will be attending the inauguration ceremony of the new …
  • Sunanda Pushkar death case: Delhi police pushes for prosecution of Tharoor on murder charge 31 Aug 2019 10:52 New Delhi: Delhi Police on Saturday urged a city court to prosecute Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for abetment to suicide or "in alternative" on murder charge in the case of death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar in 2014. "Please frame sections 498- …
  • The name Arguments over BT Airport Overdose of BT 30 Aug 2019 00:51 The name : Arguments over BT Airport :: Overdose of BT ? - The Sangai Express Editorial :: August 30 2019 - What is in a name ? A lot it seems to many who have taken strong objection to the decision of the State Government to rename Imphal/Tulihal …
  • Delhi: NDMC wants to run all areas on green energy 26 Aug 2019 21:18 Starting with Rashtrapati Bhavan and Chanakyapuri, the move would mean a significant shift to green energy in the capital. (File/EXPRESS PHOTO BY PRAVEEN KHANNA) Lutyens’ Delhi, home to areas such as Sarojini Nagar and Kasturba Nagar, could soon …
  • Decoding the life of Sunanda Pushkar 25 Aug 2019 08:07 White was the favourite colour of the late Sunanda Pushkar,” said her eponymous friend Sunanda Mehta. She had incidentally worn a white sari with hints of gold at the launch of her first book, 'The Extraordinary Life and Death of Sunanda Pushkar', …
  • Chanakya’s Mandala theory and Indian foreign policy 22 Aug 2019 15:36 How Indians go back to Chanakya  Indian mandarins who formulate and execute its external affairs, are obsessed with Chanakya’s “Mandala Theory”. A mandala is a spiritual and ritual symbol in Indian religions, representing the universe. In common parlance, …
  • Ethos Limited opens two new stores at Chanakya Mall, New Delhi and Orbit Victoria, Kolkata 22 Aug 2019 05:23 KDDL Ltd's subsidiary - Ethos Limited, has launched 2 (two) new stores at Chanakya Mall, New Delhi and Orbit Victoria, Kolkata at the following locations: Unit no. 111, First Floor, Chanakya Mall, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi The area of the above store is …
  • PM Modi to inaugurate Gujarat Bhavan in Delhi 22 Aug 2019 01:28 “It will be called Garvi Gujarat Bhavan and will be inaugurated by PM Modi on September 2,” said the Deputy CM, adding that the structure will be coming up on Akbar Road in the national capital. (Source: File) CLAIMING THAT the newly-built Gujarat Bhavan …
  • Sunanda Pushkar was poisoned, her body had 15 injury marks: Delhi Police tells court 21 Aug 2019 05:32 New Delhi: Sunanda Pushkar, who was allegedly driven to commit suicide, was suffering from mental agony due to strained relationship with her husband and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor with whom she had a scuffle resulting in various injury marks few days …
  • Legal Affairs Secy complains: Someone impersonating me 20 Aug 2019 21:12 The Legal Affairs Secretary has submitted a complaint to the Delhi Police Commissioner to probe if someone from his office in Shastri Bhawan made calls to a Delhi-based businessman and impersonated him. Police chief Amulya Patnaik has asked the inter-state …
  • OnePlus users will get to watch 'Sacred Games 2' a day before everyone else 10 Aug 2019 09:35 The much-awaited "Sacred Games Season 2" - set to be released on August 15 -- would be available for OnePlus smartphone users a day earlier, the company announced on Saturday. The members of the OnePlus community will have the chance to watch the …
  • Singaporeans advised to avoid India's Jammu and Kashmir due to 'uncertain security situation': MFA 03 Aug 2019 15:04 SINGAPORE: Singapore's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) on Saturday (Aug 3) issued a travel advisory for Jammu and Kashmir in India, citing the "uncertain security situation" in the region. "The Government of Jammu and Kashmir has …
  • Coffee Break 01 Aug 2019 07:33 At CCD, lovers met and parted, friends strummed the guitar late into the night, attempts at writing novels were made, phone numbers on paper napkins were passed and college notes copied. My mother will be suspicious and unconvinced, I told myself. She may …
  • After Doval’s return, Centre rushes 10,000 troops to J&K 27 Jul 2019 20:46 Several petitions seeking repeal of both these provisions are currently pending before the Supreme Court. Srinagar: The Union home ministry has ordered deployment of 100 additional companies, approximately 10,000 men, of the Central Armed Police Forces in …
  • The eighth edition of Nayaab brings Banarasi weaves to Chennai 26 Jul 2019 15:02 Once a staple at Indian weddings, Banarasi weaves have begun making its way into everyday wear, and most recently, on to the cricket pitch in an Instagram campaign. “Contemporising helps introduce a new language of design,” says Rakesh Thakore, one half of …
  • 35-Year-Old NRI Businessman Found Dead In Delhi's Taj Palace Hotel 22 Jul 2019 04:46 A 35-year-old NRI businessman was found dead at the five-star Taj Palace in Delhi's Chanakyapuri (File) New Delhi: A 35-year-old NRI businessman was found dead at the five-star Taj Palace in Chanakyapuri, here, the police said on Sunday. The incident …
  • NRI businessman found dead in Taj Palace hotel 21 Jul 2019 18:05 New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) A 35-year-old NRI businessman was found dead at the five-star Taj Palace in Chanakyapuri, here, the police said on Sunday. The incident came to light on Saturday morning when the deceased, identified as Munni Jaitley, an India- …
  • UK and India leaders celebrate strong financial ties 17 Jul 2019 09:03 https://www.gov.uk Back-to-back events in London have brought together senior ministers and business representatives in a showcase of the UK-India economic and trade partnership. Today, the two governments celebrated growing two-way investment at a …
  • In a new, 48 YO Arif was abused for driving auto in Ghatlodia 10 Jul 2019 09:36 Pathan and Qureshi were later sent to Sola High Court police station, where an FIR was registered. Category: India, News, Top Stories Posted by safoora Published: Jul 10, 2019, 2:14 pm IST Updated: Jul 10, 2019, 2:14 pm IST NEW DELHI: An unidentified man …
  • Volunteers work at own expense for Delhi government surveys 08 Jul 2019 05:12 Express News Service Once, I was asked to come in. When I did as told, the head of the family set his dogs on me,” said 23-year-old Manoj Kumar, (name changed), recalling an unpleasant experience while out on fieldwork as part of the ongoing socio-economic …
  • Radio jockey held for killing man in hit-and-run incident 07 Jul 2019 21:23 Gulati confessed that he was watching videos on phone while driving and could not see the victim on his scooter. New Delhi: A 35-year-old radio jockey was arrested on Saturday in connection with an alleged hit-and-run case, in which a man had died last …
  • Radio jockey arrested for hit-and-run in Delhi 07 Jul 2019 09:22 NEW DELHI:  A 35-year-old radio jockey was arrested on Saturday in connection with an alleged hit-and-run case in which a man had died last week, the police said. The accused, Ankit Gulati, a resident of East Patel Nagar, was arrested from his residence, …
  • Delayed flyover to open in July, another by December 07 Jul 2019 08:13 New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) After missing several deadlines, three key traffic decongestants will be ready this year bringing great relief for Delhi’s motorists. The drive to the domestic and international airport terminals from South and East Delhi and Noida …
  • 10 CCTVs & 22,000 black SUVs: How cops tracked driver in hit-and-run case in Delhi 06 Jul 2019 23:36 Ankit Gulati, a senior employee and an RJ with a radio station, was arrested from his home Out of 22,000 black Creta SUVs sold across Delhi-NCR last year, police were looking for one with a number plate that ended with 6. The search ended on Friday when …
  • Radio Jockey arrested for killing man in hit-and-run case in Lutyens' Delhi 06 Jul 2019 17:23 Image Source : PTI RJ arrested for killing man in hit-and-run case  A 35-year-old radio jockey was arrested on Saturday in connection with an alleged hit-and-run case in which a man had died last week, police said. The accused, Ankit Gulati, a resident of …
  • Delhi Radio Jockey Arrested After Man He Hit With His Car Dies 06 Jul 2019 12:42 Ankit Gulati, 35, confessed that he was playing video games while driving. (Representational) New Delhi:  A 35-year-old radio jockey was arrested today for allegedly killing a man by hitting his scooter with his car, the police said. Ankit Gulati, who …
  • RJ arrested for LJP worker’s death in hit-and-run case in Delhi 06 Jul 2019 12:29 New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) A radio jockey (RJ) has been arrested in connection with a hit and run case in which a Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) worker died last week, the police said on Saturday. According to the police, FM channel Radio City RJ Ankit Gulati’s …
  • Rahul Gandhi enjoys Article 15 04 Jul 2019 22:39 After stepping down from his position as Congress President on Wednesday, RaGa was spotted watching the film. On the same he submitted his resignation as Congress President, Rahul Gandhi went to a multiplex to watch Ayushmann Khurrana starrer Article 15 on …
  • UK for a green future: Landmark Green Finance Strategy announced 03 Jul 2019 09:36 https://www.gov.uk Further cementing the UK's position as a global climate leader, the UK Government has announced its landmark Green Finance Strategy setting out plans to increase investment in sustainable projects and infrastructure. The …
  • Many keventers, but where is the old taste? 08 Jun 2019 05:17 Express News Service NEW DELHI: THERE was a time when Keventers was synonymous with milkshake in the national capital. The outlet by that name was a one-stop destination for the people in Delhi to quench their thirst for shakes. But, for some time now, the …
  • Street wise: Behind names of Khanna and Meherchand markets, a minister brought to India by Nehru 06 Jun 2019 21:10 According to Singh, the market changed into a “hip” one when Cafe Coffee Day set up shop there over a decade ago.  Weeks after 12-year-old Madan Mohan Arora arrived in Delhi from Pakistan’s Gujranwala in August 1947, his father set up a shop on a footpath, …
  • Country battles heatwave conditions, temperature nears 51°C in Rajasthan’s Churu 03 Jun 2019 14:21 The maximum temperature later in the day is expected to hover around 45 degrees Celsius, according to the MeT Department. (Express photo: Praveen Khanna) Blistering heatwave conditions prevailed over large swathes of the country Saturday as the …
  • Minister Amit Shah pays tribute to 34,000 braveheart cops who laid down their lives for country 03 Jun 2019 06:34 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Union Home Minister Amit Shah paid tributes at the National Police Memorial in the Chanakyapuri area of New Delhi on Sunday. This was his first public engagement since being sworn in as the Home Minister in the new Modi …
  • Prepare for Assembly polls to dislodge AAP govt: Manoj Tiwari 02 Jun 2019 23:01 The BJP, which was in power in Delhi over two decades ago, is enthused by its impressive show in the parliamentary polls. New Delhi: Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Saturday called upon the party workers to work hard for a victory in the Assembly elections …
  • Amit Shah Pays Tribute To Policemen At National Police Memorial 02 Jun 2019 16:43 Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday visited the National Police Memorial to pay tribute to the policemen who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty. The 54-year-old stalwart laid wreath at the memorial which is located in New Delhi's …
  • Home Minister Amit Shah visits National Police Memorial 02 Jun 2019 08:08 Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday visited the National Police Memorial here and paid tributes to over 34,000 policemen who laid down their lives while serving the nation. Shah said India is secured because of the supreme sacrifice of the police martyrs. …
  • Mercury crosses 46-degree mark in parts of Delhi 02 Jun 2019 06:59 Image Source : PTI Representative Image  The national capital continued to reel under blistering heat Saturday with the mercury crossing the 46-degree mark in some parts of the city. The Safdarjung Observatory, which provides official figures for Delhi, …
  • Amit Shah pays tribute at National Police Memorial 02 Jun 2019 06:54 New Delhi [India], June 2 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday visited the National Police Memorial to pay tribute to the policemen who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty. The 54-year-old stalwart laid wreath at the memorial which is …
  • Amit Shah pays tribute at National Police Memorial in Delhi 02 Jun 2019 06:06 Earlier on Saturday, the new entrant to the North Block, Shah took charge as Home Minister in the Modi government 2.0. New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday visited the National Police Memorial to pay tribute to the policemen who sacrificed …
  • From Bangladesh, with love 02 Jun 2019 04:20 Express News Service Tuhfa Zaman Ali celebrated her 70th birthday on May 1, three days before Ramadan began. While she’s never had a birthday fall on Eid-al-fitr, she remembers how her eighth one missed the festival by a whisker, and her reaction …
  • Home Minister Amit Shah to pay tributes at National Police Memorial tomorrow 01 Jun 2019 21:44 [India], June 1 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah will visit the National Police Memorial tomorrow to pay tribute to the policemen who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty. The memorial located in New Delhi's Chanakyapuri area is spread over 6 …
  • Heat wave sweeps in Delhi, mercury rises to season high of 47 deg C 01 Jun 2019 06:57 Image Source : PTI The weather stations at Ayanagar and Palam recorded 46 and 46.2 degrees Celsius  The national capital Friday sweltered under the hottest day of the season, with the mercury rising to 47 degrees Celsius in some areas. The weather stations …
  • Meat haunt springs a surprise with vegetarian delights 31 May 2019 05:33 Express News Service With long and swift strides Matteo Fontana steps into the room where over clinking glasses, lively faces are anticipating his new summer culinary sojourn. The Corporate Chef at Le Cirque, The Leela Palace New Delhi, has imagined a new …
  • Delhi: Closest govt school across railway tracks, kids in two neighbourhoods take a risk every morning 28 May 2019 21:36 Most children in Sanjay Camp study in five Delhi government and New Delhi Municipal Council schools located across the track in Moti Bagh. (Express photo by Gajendra Yadav) Every morning, nine-year-old Khushi becomes guardian to her five-year-old sister …
  • Delhi: Businessman claims he was kidnapped and blackmailed, 6 arrested 18 May 2019 23:10 The complainant alleged that two of them attacked him in the vehicle. (Representational Image) Police have arrested six persons, including four women, for allegedly kidnapping a 64-year-old Mumbai-based businessman from outside a five-star hotel in …
  • Khan Market’s humble beginnings: Meant for refugees, ‘doomed to fail’ 17 May 2019 18:10 The market came up in the 1950s after Partition. (Express Photo: Amit Mehra) The year was 1950 and Ved Marwah was 18 when he moved, by himself, to Khan Market’s flat number 59. His parents and siblings refused to leave the Rajinder Nagar house they had …
  • Lokpal website launched by Chairperson Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose 16 May 2019 13:12 [India], May 16 (ANI): The Website of the Lokpal or anti-corruption Ombudsman was inaugurated by the Chairperson, Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose in presence of all the Members of Lokpal, a press note from the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) …
  • Government to soon come out with format to lodge complaints with Lokpal 16 May 2019 09:47 NEW DELHI: The central government will soon come out with a format for lodging a complaint with anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal, officials said Thursday. As per norms, a complaint shall be filed in the prescribed form to be notified by the central …
  • Lokpal office to move out of Delhi's five star hotel 02 May 2019 09:00 NEW DELHI: The office of country's first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman, will move out of a five-star luxury hotel in Delhi to its own permanent address. At present, the office of Lokpal works from 'The Ashok' hotel in Chanakyapuri here. …
  • When good  food takes precedence over language 30 Apr 2019 03:43 Express News Service Shimomura Kazuya,  is one of those bashful chefs who likes to keep behind the kitchen counter.  The new Head Chef of Megu a Japanese restaurant at The Leela Palace New Delhi cannot speak English. On occasion when guests beckon him to …
  • Lokpal office moves to The Ashok 23 Apr 2019 18:21 New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) The country’s first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman, has managed to move into a temporary office, although, it is a five-star luxury hotel in Delhi. The chairperson, the eight-member team, and the support staff are in …
  • Higher education system in India grim, needs more investment, reforms: NITI Aayog 23 Apr 2019 16:17 “People say a large number of graduates and PhDs are coming out but we know the quality of those products /graduates/PhDs,” NITI Aayog official V K Saraswat said The situation of higher education in India is grim and needs to be reformed, a NITI …
  • Lokpal to work from Delhi’s five-star luxury hotel 22 Apr 2019 13:28 ‘The Ashok’ hotel in Chanakyapuri (File photo)  The country’s first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman, will work from a five-star luxury hotel in Delhi, officials said Monday. The Lokpal chairperson, all of its eight members and support staff are being …
  • Lokpal to work from Delhi's 5-star luxury hotel 22 Apr 2019 11:08 NEW DELHI: The country's first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman, will work from a five-star luxury hotel in Delhi, officials said Monday. The Lokpal chairperson, all of its eight members and support staff are being allocated space in the hotel …
  • Cyprus FM is monitoring the situation following the bomb attacks in Sri Lanka 21 Apr 2019 13:53 The Cyprus Foreign Ministry is monitoring the situation following the bomb attacks in Sri Lanka and is in contact with the country’s competent authorities. The Ministry also announced that based on the information so far, there are no Cypriots among the …
  • Proposed hike in property tax by NDMC peeves residents 15 Apr 2019 06:32 New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Hundreds of residents of Golf Link Society, Jorbagh, Chanakyapuri and Babar Road are planning to knock the Supreme Courts door after they received a notice issued by the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) on March 28 for …
  • Citing Pulwama and Parliament attacks, President praises valour, sacrifice of security forces 09 Apr 2019 13:01 NEW DELHI: Citing the Pulwama terror attack, President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday praised the valour and sacrifice of security forces in protecting the country and its citizens. Forces such as the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) have been playing a …
  • No child’s play: Bal Panchayat raises real issues 07 Apr 2019 23:46 New Delhi: At a time when election fever has gripped the nation, the congested lanes of Indira Kalyan Vihar in Okhla Phase-I on Sunday witnessed 375 children getting their fingers inked to elect a bal panchayat of 11 members to give life to their dream of …
  • Shettima Stops Long Term Contracts With Indian Companies Says It Will amount to Trespass of Incoming Govt. 06 Apr 2019 09:51 By Ahmed Abu, The Nigerian Voice, Maiduguri Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima on Thursday told different chief executives of Indian manufacturers who are contractors to Borno state government that he will not award new contracts for any long term …
  • I Cannot Give Contracts Beyond May 29, Shettima Assures 06 Apr 2019 08:41 Michael Olugbode in  Maiduguri Borno State Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, has told Indian firms that he cannot give them contracts beyond his tenure which terminate on May 29, 2019. The governor, speaking on Thursday in New Delhi, India, to …
  • How a 26-year-old Nehru aide gave Chanakyapuri its name in 1951 28 Feb 2019 21:39 Shanti Path, Nyaya Marg, Vinay Marg, Satya Marg, Niti Marg were named after Chanakya’s principles. (Amit Mehra) In 1951, a young official of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs found himself pondering over the name of a vast area in Delhi which would be home …
  • Fire breaks out in basement of Ashok hotel in Delhi's Chanakyapuri 13 Aug 2018 11:23 By PTI NEW DELHI: A fire broke out in the basement of The Ashok Hotel at Chanakyapuri today, said a senior officer from the Delhi Fire Service. A call was received at 12.20 pm about the fire in the hotel's records kept in the basement and eight fire …
  • Chanakyapuri hit-and-run case: Delhi Traffic Police Assistant Sub-Inspector succumbs to injuries 16 Jul 2018 12:06 A 52-year-old Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) of Delhi Traffic Police succumbed to injuries on Sunday morning. ASI Mahavir Singh had been injured in a hit-and-run incident in Delhi's Chanakyapuri area on Thursday. On Thursday night at around 11.30 pm, a …
  • SUV stolen from outside 5-star hotel in Chanakyapuri 08 Jun 2018 01:48
  • 12-year-old boy dies after being hit by school bus in Delhi’s Chanakyapuri, another injured 14 Apr 2018 15:04 Delhi’s Chanakyapuri is a diplomatic enclave and a high-security area as many foreign embassies are located here. 9Photo: (Google Maps) A 12-year-old boy was killed and his friend injured after being hit by a school bus when they were playing on the …
  • School bus driver mows down 10-year-old boy in Delhi’s Chanakyapuri, another injured 14 Apr 2018 08:25 Delhi’s Chanakyapuri is a diplomatic enclave and a high-security area as many foreign embassies are located here. 9Photo: (Google Maps) A driver of a school bus mowed down a 10-year-old boy killing him on the spot, while injuring another 12-year-old in New …
  • Speeding vehicle crushes 30-yr-old in Chanakyapuri 22 Oct 2017 09:09
  • PVR Ltd opens Multiplex 'PVR ECX' at The Chanakya Mall in Chanakyapuri in New Delhi 23 Sep 2017 08:53 PVR Ltd has announced the opening of 3 screens multiplex 'PVR ECX' at The Chanakya Mall in Chanakyapuri in New Delhi. This multiplex is equipped with 4K projection system, next-generation 3D-enabled screens with ultra HD picture quality and Dolby …
  • Pillion driver dies after Army truck hits bike near Delhi's Chanakyapuri 31 Aug 2017 15:52 NEW DELHI: A 37-year-old man on a bike was crushed under an Army truck near Chanakyapuri area on Wednesday morning. Police have arrested the driver who is posted with the 7 Assam Regiment. They said that the deceased and his friend were near Assam Bhawan …
  • Army man held in Delhi’s Chanakyapuri after ramming truck into bike; one killed 30 Aug 2017 19:57 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:August 31, 2017 12:11 am A crime and forensics team visited the spot. CCTV footage is being analysed to establish the sequence of events that led to the accident. A 39-year-old Indian Army personnel was arrested for …
  • Chanakyapuri road named after late Russian envoy Alexander M Kadakin 02 Jun 2017 12:39 NEW DELHI: The Officers' Mess Road in the city's Chanakyapuri area now has a new name - Alexander M Kadakin Marg - with the NDMC passing a resolution to rename it after the former Russian Ambassador to India who passed away in January. The decision …
  • Road rage: Driver hit by baseball bat in Chanakyapuri of Lutyens’ Delhi 11 May 2017 01:19
  • Singapore mission staffer dies after car rams into pole in Chanakyapuri 05 Feb 2017 21:13 The WagonR in which the couple were travelling. They were rushed to AIIMS trauma centre where Patrick was declared dead. His wife is currently undergoing treatment. Express photo A 24-year-old Singapore High Commission staffer was killed and his wife …
  • Two injured in road accident in Chanakyapuri 05 Feb 2017 20:11 Two persons, including a woman, sustained injuries when the car in which they were travelling in hit a road divider and then an electric pole in New Delhi’s Chanakyapuri area in the early hours on Sunday. Police said the car was being driven at a very high …
  • Chanakyapuri-2 in Dwarka Sector 24: Cabinet approval for diplomatic enclave 05 Jan 2017 04:15 NEW DELHI: The Cabinet approved on Wednesday transfer of 34.87 hectares of DDA land in Dwarka to the urban development ministry for setting of a new diplomatic enclave. This will be used for accommodating foreign missions and international organisations. …