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  • Four held after woman gang-raped, paraded wearing garland of slippers in Delhi January 27, 2022 7:35 am By ANI NEW DELHI: Delhi police on Wednesday arrested four people for allegedly gang-raping a woman in the Vivek Vihar area of Shahdara district in the national capital. "An unfortunate incident of sexual assault of a woman due to personal enmity …
  • Delhi: IMD predicts light rain in evening, AQI to remain in ‘very poor’ category December 5, 2021 7:03 am Cloudy skies, light rain and thundershowers are on the radar for Delhi on Sunday evening, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said. Meanwhile, the air quality index (AQI) is likely to be in the lower end of the ‘very poor’ category on Sunday, …
  • Delhi: Jahangirpuri was on CPCB’s top five air pollution hotspots for 24 days in Nov December 2, 2021 11:10 pm In November, Jahangirpuri consistently featured as a ‘hotspot’ on the Central Pollution Control Board’s (CPCB) daily list of air pollution hotspots – five areas with the highest AQI on the day. Till November 29, Jahangirpuri was on the daily list of …
  • Air quality in Delhi to remain ‘very poor’ on Saturday November 27, 2021 6:32 am Air quality in Delhi is likely to “improve marginally” but will remain in the ‘very poor’ category on Saturday, according to a forecast from the Air Quality Early Warning System. The air quality had dropped to the ‘severe’ category on Friday. Slow winds …
  • Air pollution: Delhi RWAs launch citizen monitoring campaign November 26, 2021 7:28 pm Nov 26, 2021 (MENAFN via COMTEX) -- (MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The United Residents Joint Action (URJA) of Delhi, a consortium of more than 2,500 resident welfare associations (RWAs) in the national capital, on Friday launched a citizen …
  • Delhi air quality remains ‘very poor’, likely to improve next week November 21, 2021 7:53 am The air quality in Delhi is likely to improve to reach the lower end of the ‘very poor’ to ‘poor’ categories on Sunday, according to the Air Quality Early Warning System. With strong winds helping the dispersion of pollutants, the air quality could improve …
  • Air pollution in Delhi-NCR: Did CAQM directive help any better? November 19, 2021 2:26 pm Two days after the emergency measures kicked in as per the CAQM directives to check air pollution in Delhi and NCR, an expert associated with analysing air pollution data has said that the air quality in Delhi has improved by about 18-22 per cent. The …
  • Delhi: DFS deploys tenders at 13 hotspots in city to reduce pollution November 18, 2021 10:54 pm To help reduce pollution levels, the Delhi Fire Services Thursday deployed fire tenders to spray water on streets at 13 hotspots. DFS Chief Atul Garg said, “We started the project on Thursday afternoon and firefighters have been specifically deployed to …
  • Delhi Fire Service starts sprinkling water at 13 hotspots to combat air pollution November 18, 2021 1:07 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi Fire Service on Thursday said it has begun sprinkling water at 13 hotspots to combat the rising air pollution in the city. The move comes a day after Environment Minister Gopal Rai directed the fire brigade of the fire …
  • Live: Sprinkling of water begins at 13 pollution hotspots November 17, 2021 5:46 am According to the fire department, the 13 identified pollution hotspots include Anand Vihar, Ashok Vihar, Bawana, Dwarka, Jahangirpuri, Mundka, Narela, Okhla, Punjabi Bagh, RK Puram, Rohini, Vivek Vihar and Wazirpur. The move comes a day after environment …
  • Delhi govt ready for lockdown to check air pollution November 16, 2021 2:26 am New Delhi: The Delhi government has informed the Supreme Court that it is ready to take steps like complete lockdown to control pollution if it is mandated for the entire NCR area. “GNCTD (Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi) is ready to take …
  • Delhi: Jahangirpuri tops pollution hotspots list November 5, 2021 10:00 pm Of the 13 pollution hotspots in Delhi that were identified by the Central Pollution Control Board a few years ago, Jahangirpuri recorded the highest PM 10 and PM 2.5 levels on Diwali day, according to an analysis by the Delhi Pollution Control Committee. …
  • Smog chokes Delhi; crackers, farm fires lead to worst post-Diwali AQI in 5 years  November 5, 2021 6:43 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: A thick layer of acrid smog hung over Delhi-NCR on Friday, November 5, 2021, after residents flouted the firecracker ban and emissions from farm fires in the region peaked at 36 per cent, pushing the capital's 24-hour average air …
  • Murder accused absconding for six years nabbed in Himachal October 14, 2021 4:28 pm An accused in a brutal murder case, absconding since 2015, was arrested by Delhi Police’s Crime Branch of the Delhi Police from Himachal Pradesh, an official said on Thursday. According to the police, accused Lalit Sahni was, with his brother Vijay Sahni …
  • Delhi: ‘Green war room’ to function round-the-clock at Secretariat to resolve complaints regarding pollution October 5, 2021 10:12 pm Complaints registered through the ‘Green App’ over the past year have helped identify more pollution “hotspots” that will be monitored closely to identify and reduce sources of pollution, said Environment Minister Gopal Rai. A total of 150 such “hotspots” …
  • Rain lashes parts of national capital; more showers likely on Friday September 24, 2021 5:53 am Rains lashed several parts of the national capital on Thursday evening, weather officials said. No rainfall was recorded by the Safdarjung Observatory till 5.30 pm, but late evening showers were witnessed in areas like Akbar Road, Hanuman Road, Noida, …
  • Parts of Delhi drenched, more showers likely on Friday September 24, 2021 3:03 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  Rains lashed several parts of the national capital on Thursday evening. No rainfall was recorded by Safdarjung Observatory till 5.30 pm, but late evening showers were witnessed at Akbar Road, Hanuman Road, Noida, Mayur …
  • Why You’re In Driving Seat In Fight Against Pollution September 22, 2021 12:00 am New Delhi: With winter approaching, Delhi government’s transport department is gearing up to put polluting vehicles off the roads of Delhi. If your vehicle doesn’t have a valid Pollution Under Control Certificate, it is a good time to get one. The …
  • Security arrangements tightened across Delhi ahead of Janmashtami August 30, 2021 6:53 am The Delhi Police on Sunday said security arrangements has been tightened across the national capital in view of Janmashtami celebrations, and asked people to strictly follow Covid-appropriate behaviour. Janmashtami, celebrated to mark the birth of Lord …
  • Plea against reserving hotel rooms for govt officials dismissed: HC August 26, 2021 11:17 pm New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Thursday dismissed a plea challenging the AAP government’s notifications reserving rooms in four hotels linked to two hospitals for treatment of officials of various public authorities and their families. A bench of Justices …
  • Delhi HC dismisses PIL against earmarking beds in hotels attached to hospitals for govt officials August 26, 2021 10:11 am By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court Thursday dismissed a plea challenging AAP government's notifications reserving rooms in four hotels linked to two hospitals for treatment of officials of various public authorities and their families. A bench of …
  • Highest Aug rain since 2007 sends Delhi reeling under water August 21, 2021 11:04 pm The record rainfall through Friday and early Saturday brought in its wake inundated roads and traffic gridlocks.NEW DELHI: “Where should the common man go to make themselves heard? When will we finally get relief from this severe waterlogging? Is there any …
  • Sikh woman prevented from entering exam hall with kirpan and kara, approaches Delhi HC July 22, 2021 2:43 pm THE DELHI High Court on Thursday issued notice to the Centre, Delhi government, and Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) in a petition filed by an Amridhari Sikh woman, who was restrained from entering an examination centre on the ground that …
  • Punjabi Basti, Janata market in Delhi closed till July 6 for flouting COVID-19 norms July 4, 2021 6:40 am The Punjabi Basti and Janata market in Nangloi area of the national capital have been closed till July 6 for gross violation of Covid-appropriate behaviour, an official order said on Saturday. The order issued by Sub Divisional Magistrate (Punjabi Bagh) …
  • Man hires contract killers to kill girlfriend’s husband, four apprehended June 21, 2021 7:28 pm A 22-year-old man was arrested from Delhi’s Vivek Vihar area for allegedly hiring contract killers, including a juvenile, to kill his girlfriend’s husband. Four, including a juvenile, have been apprehended. Police said the investigation has revealed that …
  • Delhi restaurants start operations after 2 months June 15, 2021 2:34 am Installing protective screens, conducting temperature checks, contactless ordering, and visible cues to ensure physical distancing are among the various measures taken by restaurants in the national capital which reopened with 50 per cent capacity on …
  • Cop held for attempted robbery in NE Delhi May 23, 2021 11:43 pm New Delhi: A Delhi Police constable was arrested in case of an attempted robbery in northeast Delhi’s Wazirabad. The accused cop has been identified as Jatin, who was posted in north district. The cops are looking for his associate, another policeman who …
  • Delhi: Cop held for robbery bid, another constable on the run May 23, 2021 5:39 pm A Delhi Police constable and three others were held for allegedly trying to rob a businessman in North Delhi’s Wazirabad. Police said constable Jatin and his associates stopped a car in Wazirabad on May 12 and tried to rob the man, who was carrying Rs 2 …
  • Water supply to remain affected in parts of Delhi tomorrow: DJB May 11, 2021 6:16 pm Image Source : FILE PHOTO/PTI The DJB advised the public to make judicious use of water. Water supply will remain affected in parts of Delhi on Wednesday (May 12) due to very high turbidity in raw water from Upper Ganga Canal, the Delhi Jal Board said. …
  • Covid-19 in India: Good Samaritan gives dignified ... May 10, 2021 8:53 pm Death is alive and the only constant that’s stalking the panic and grief-stricken hapless Indians. But who will give a dignified farewell to the Covid-19 victims, whose lives are being snuffed out like fireflies, as the Narendra Modi-ruled Indian …
  • Plea in HC challenges Kejriwal government decision to use hospitals linked to hotels for COVID treatment of its officials May 9, 2021 8:03 am By ANI NEW DELHI: A petition has been filed in the Delhi High Court challenging the Delhi government's notification directing four hospitals linked with hotels to be immediately reserved for the treatment of "officers/officials of Delhi govt, …
  • Delhi hospitals’ O2 meters continue to run very low April 30, 2021 12:07 am New Delhi: The oxygen crisis at Delhi’s hospitals isn’t over yet. At 9.41pm on Thursday, Rajiv Gandhi Super Specialty Hospital in Tahirpur became the first Delhi government Covid facility to send an SOS through Twitter stating that the pressure in its …
  • Delhi Can’t Breathe Easy As O2 Supply Still Falling Short April 28, 2021 12:27 am A COVID-19 patient outside the LNJP hospital,she didn't get admission, as coronavirus cases surge in record numbers across the country, New Delhi, Tuesday. Photo Piyal BhattacharjeeNew Delhi: On Tuesday morning, Gupta Hospital in Vivek Vihar sent an …
  • Delhi: 4 hotels linked to hospitals to treat government staff, kin April 27, 2021 10:44 pm The Delhi government passed orders Tuesday asking that four hotels in the national capital be linked to Rajiv Gandhi Superspecialty Hospital and Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital and be designated for treating officials of the Delhi government, autonomous …
  • Cops help people, oxygen cylinders reach hospitals April 26, 2021 12:32 am New Delhi: Neeraj Bahal from Singapore needed help for hospitalising two elderly people living in Mayur Vihar. He tweeted seeking help. The local station house officer (SHO) wasted no time after he was told about the social media post. Head constable Ajay …
  • Online Education | When Children Who Can’t Afford Books Are Asked To Learn On Computers April 22, 2021 6:15 am The sun shines brightly over the bust of Dr Ambedkar which welcomes you to the cramped streets of the Ambedkar camp in the Jhilmil Industrial Area, Delhi. My eyes are clicking a million shots ---- a group of children running barefoot, kids sitting on the …
  • Delhi medical store owner held for black marketing of Remdesivir April 20, 2021 5:49 am Image Source : PTI Medical store owner held for black marketing of Remdesivir. A pharmacy store owner and his employee were arrested in Delhi on Monday in connection with alleged black marketing of antiviral drug Remdesivir, police said. The accused were …
  • Parties on hold, banquet halls to perform Covid duty April 15, 2021 6:45 am New Delhi: Delhi government ordered the conversion of several banquet halls, one school and Yamuna Sports Complex into temporary Covid hospitals on Wednesday to augment the number of beds needed for the rapidly growing coronavirus victims. Delhi reported …
  • Gone with the winter: Civic bid to curb dust pollution in Delhi April 4, 2021 11:57 pm On major roads, especially those near landfills, loose soil floats in the air during strong windsNEW DELHI: Unlike winter when all civic bodies make best efforts to curb dust pollution to improve air quality in Delhi, nothing much is happening on ground at …
  • One year of lockdown: Missing the good-old habit March 25, 2021 12:49 am ‘Heart condition prescription helped me get around’ Gurcharan Singh, 86 Who is he: Dronacharya awardee who has mentored more than 100 first-class cricketers and a dozen national players over five decades How life changed: For a person used to spending the …
  • Flower petals, jug of water: How tractor march found support from onlookers January 26, 2021 7:58 pm From morning to evening, even as the march took on a more violent form, there was no dearth of onlookers who had come out to see tractors whizzing past one after another. Large numbers of people had gathered to take videos, photos and even selfies. The …
  • Bad air: Narela and Anand Vihar big concerns December 5, 2020 1:13 am CPCB’s inspections found that five out of Delhi’s 11 districts were recording a chunk of complaints and pollution-related violations.NEW DELHI: Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on Friday identified Narela, Anand Vihar, Mundka, Dwarka and Punjabi Bagh …
  • Delhi's air quality in 'very poor' category November 24, 2020 6:23 am Delhi's AQI was 302 on Monday, 274 on Sunday, 251 on Saturday, 296 on Friday, 283 on Thursday and 211 on Wednesday (ANI photo)NEW DELHI: Delhi's overall air quality deteriorated on Tuesday but remained in the "very poor" category with six …
  • Delhi's air quality remains in 'very poor' category November 24, 2020 6:11 am Delhi's overall air quality deteriorated on Tuesday but remained in the "very poor" category with six of the 38 stations recording "severe" air quality, government agencies said. According to the Central Pollution Control Board' …
  • 70 lakh litres of water sprinkled in 36 days in Delhi's pollution hotspots November 23, 2020 4:00 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Over 70 lakh litres of water was sprinkled at 13 pollution hotspots in the past 36 days by the Delhi Fire Service (DFS) to hold down dust as a measure to improve the deteriorating air quality in the city, officials said …
  • 23 anti-smog guns, 150 tankers in Delhi to combat dust pollution November 23, 2020 3:33 am Image Source : AP FILE The Delhi government has installed 23 anti-smog guns at key intersections and construction sites across the city in a bid to combat dust pollution. A total of 150 water tankers have been deployed for sprinkling water, Delhi …
  • Paying for poison November 22, 2020 11:02 pm Agriculture’s contribution to air pollution runs even deeper than what happens between crop seasons.(Representational)If you were being forced to consume poison — and to pay for it — how would you react? Not well, for sure. It sounds abstract, far-fetched, …
  • God help you if you stay at any of these locations November 15, 2020 11:17 pm New Delhi: With an hourly PM2.5 concentration of 1,970 micrograms per cubic metre (µg/m3) at 1am on Diwali night, pollution readings at east Delhi’s busy residential area Vivek Vihar touched 33 times the safe standard, the highest in the capital. This …
  • Delhi's air quality 'very poor', may become 'severe' by evening November 14, 2020 6:21 am By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: November 14, 2020 11:44:10 am A spike in PM2.5 levels in the early hours of Sunday is likely if fire crackers are burnt, it said. (File)Delhi’s air quality remained “very poor” on Saturday morning and emission from …
  • Delhi: Fire department to continue its pollution fight after Diwali November 12, 2020 4:44 am Representative imageNEW DELHI: Over 46 lakh litre water has been sprayed by Delhi Fire Services to combat air pollution in the capital in the past 23 days. The department has used 888 fire tenders to do this job. A senior fire official said that post- …
  • Delhi’s 'lifeline' in troubled waters once again November 9, 2020 3:11 am Express News Service While BJP targets Kejriwal govt for failing to supply ‘24x7 clean water’, AAP blames Haryana for not taking enough steps to check pollution. Delhi’s recur ring problem is back. Every year, between October and January, the concentration …
  • Stubble burning plays crucial role in Delhi’s air November 7, 2020 5:06 am Local pollutants, weather factors, and a season-high contribution of stubble fire to the city’s air together has pushed the pollution in the national capital to the ‘severe’ category with some areas perilously close to the 500-mark — the highest level on …
  • What led to spike in Delhi's air quality October 30, 2020 2:16 am The capital has, so far, recorded two ‘severe’ days this year — January 1 and January 2 (File photo)NEW DELHI: Air quality in the capital entered the ‘severe’ range for the first time this winter season, with an AQI of 401 in the early hours of Thursday …
  • Thick smog layer blankets Delhi, air quality borders ‘severe’ category October 29, 2020 8:24 am At 10 am, the national capital recorded an air quality index (AQI) of 392.A thick layer of smog blanketed several areas of Delhi on Thursday pushing the overall air quality closer to the ‘severe’ category. The pollution levels rose sharply after a marginal …
  • Delhi's air quality borders 'severe' category amid spike in farm fires in Punjab October 29, 2020 7:56 am New Delhi: The national capital's overall air quality inched closer to the "severe" category on Thursday morning as pollution levels rose sharply after a marginal reduction, primarily due to calm winds and spike in farm fires. The central …
  • Delhi Sees Sharp Rise In Air Pollution, AQI Borders 'Severe' Category October 29, 2020 7:22 am The national capital's overall air quality inched closer to the 'severe' category on Thursday morning as pollution levels rose sharply after a marginal reduction, primarily due to calm winds and spike in farm fires. The city recorded an air …
  • Delhi: Air at 5 stations takes a ‘severe’ hit October 28, 2020 12:40 am Following rise in wind speed, the capital’s AQI improved marginally at 312 on Tuesday (File photo)NEW DELHI: The overall air quality index (AQI) in the capital has been in the “very poor” category since October 23, however, the Central Pollution Control …
  • ‘Very poor’ AQI likely to continue till end of month in Delhi October 27, 2020 4:26 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI: A layer of toxic haze lingered over the national capital on Monday as the city recorded its air quality in the ‘very poor’ category for the fourth consecutive day.   A central government air quality monitoring agency said …
  • Delhi's air quality continues to be 'very poor', likely to improve October 25, 2020 3:50 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: Delhi's air quality remained in the 'very poor' category on Sunday but is likely to improve marginally on October 26, government agencies said. The national capital's Air Quality Index (AQI) was recorded at 349 on Sunday. …
  • Delhi's air quality deteriorates to 'severe' category, health risks likely October 24, 2020 4:10 pm Image Source : PTI Delhi's air quality deteriorates to 'severe' category, health risks likely Delhi's air quality on Saturday deteriorated to 'severe' category, which is likely to pose severe health risks amid the coronavirus …
  • EDMC readies plan to decongest Anand Vihar October 24, 2020 7:11 am The corporation plan includes regulating the traffic by removing hawkers from roadsides through daily drives and taking action against autos parked haphazardlyNEW DELHI: To take stock of congestion during peak hours, East Delhi Municipal Corporation …
  • One-fourth of Delhi air 'severely' polluted October 23, 2020 4:21 pm Image Source : PTI One-fourth of Delhi air 'severely' polluted Nine of the 36 pollution monitoring station in Delhi showed 'severe' air quality index on Friday, according to the Central Pollution Control Board's data. According to the …
  • Delhi's Air Quality Worsens, Several Areas Enter 'Severe' Zone October 23, 2020 11:47 am Delhi's air quality deteriorated on Friday morning with several areas in the national capital recording 'severe' levels of pollution, according to authorities. The air quality index (AQI) on Friday was recorded at 374 as compared to 302 on the …
  • Delhi's air quality in 'very poor' category, to deteriorate in next two days October 22, 2020 8:12 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: Pollution levels in the national capital dropped to the 'very poor' category on Thursday evening and are likely to worsen in the coming two days, government agencies said. Delhi's Air Quality Index (AQI) have been recorded at …
  • Delhi’s air quality remains in... October 22, 2020 10:12 am Delhi’s pollution levels remained in the ‘poor’ category on Thursday morning with the Air Quality Index (AQI) recorded at 254, government agencies said. Though pollution watchdog Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and other agencies forecast …
  • Delhi’s air quality remains in ‘poor’ category October 22, 2020 8:26 am Delhi’s pollution levels remained in the ‘poor’ category on Thursday morning with the Air Quality Index (AQI) recorded at 254, government agencies said. Though pollution watchdog Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and other agencies forecast …
  • Deadly coronavirus in toxic air as Delhi grapples to beat pollution October 19, 2020 2:44 am Express News Service It is that time of the year when the national capital chokes on toxic air. In the first two weeks of October, Delhi’s air quality index was worse than in the same period in 2018 and 2019, according to the Central Pollution Control …
  • Smoky haze shrouds Delhi-NCR; air quality enters 'very poor' zone October 15, 2020 8:02 am NEW DELHI: A layer of smoky haze lingered over Delhi-NCR on Thursday with air quality in the region hitting 'very poor' levels, even as stricter anti-air pollution measures, including a ban on electricity generators, came into force under the …
  • Centre should play ‘crucial role’ in curbing air pollution in north India, stubble burning: Manish Sisodia October 13, 2020 12:39 pm Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday appealed to the Centre to play a “crucial role” in controlling pollution in north India and curb stubble burning. The national capital’s air quality was in the “very poor” category in the morning, the …
  • Delhi's air quality hits 'very poor' level, first time this season October 13, 2020 5:29 am By PTI NEW DELHI: The national capital's air quality was in the 'very poor”' category on Tuesday morning, the first time this season, with calm winds and low temperatures allowing the accumulation of pollutants. According to the Ministry of …
  • Delhi: Eye on pollution hotspots, Gopal Rai says all individuals, agencies must follow dust-control norms October 12, 2020 9:28 pm Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai met all nine deputy commissioners and asked them to meet government agencies concerned by October 13. (File Photo)The Delhi government said Monday that it has started “micro monitoring” all 13 air pollution hotspots …
  • Delhi’s air quality ‘poor’;wind direction shift may improve it October 12, 2020 7:41 am By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: October 12, 2020 11:58:09 am High PM2.5 levels are seen during winter and post-monsoon.The air quality in the national capital and adjacent areas was recorded in the “poor” category on Monday morning, with concentration of …
  • Open and shut case: Dumping of waste biggest threat to air October 10, 2020 5:53 am Last year, CPCB and Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) had both identified 13 pollution hotspots based on the average PM2.5 and PM10 levels recorded through the yearNEW DELHI: Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has written to Delhi government to …
  • In Delhi govt’s pollution plan: App to flag violations, focus on 13 hotspots October 5, 2020 10:45 pm CM Arvind Kejriwal addressed the webcast MondayThe Delhi government Monday launched a campaign against air pollution pivoted around existing policies on mechanical sweeping of roads, inspection of construction sites, tree transplantation and flagging …
  • Major improvement in air quality in Delhi's pollution hotspots during lockdown: CPCB September 24, 2020 12:49 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: Air quality in Delhi's 13 pollution hotspots improved significantly due to restrictions on industrial operations and commercial and vehicular activity during the lockdown, according to the Central Pollution Control Board. The Delhi …
  • Day after filing stolen vehicle complaint, owner receives challan for breaching speed  in Delhi September 6, 2020 2:31 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: Within 24 hours of a car being allegedly stolen from east Delhi, its owner received a challan from traffic police for over speeding on NH-10 in the national capital. The vehicle was parked near a hospital in West Vinod Nagar on the night …
  • Covid: Hearse van driver hasn’t met family in 6 months September 3, 2020 4:51 pm New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) “Father, have you forgotten us?”: This innocent question by his daughter brought tears to a father’s eyes. In response to this question for the last 6 months, Baldev, who drives a hearse van for an NGO in Delhi, has to give the same …
  • Fear and relief: JEE-Mains candidates recount exam day experience amid COVID-19 September 3, 2020 6:44 am By PTI NEW DELHI: For many students appearing in JEE-Mains in Delhi, the day began with exam anxiety and apprehension about contracting COVID-19 but special arrangements made at centres to combat the virus allayed their fears, and they were finally …
  • Fear and relief: JEE Mains candidates recount exam day experience September 2, 2020 10:15 am NEW DELHI: For many students appearing in JEE-Mains in Delhi, the day began with exam anxiety and apprehension about contracting COVID-19 infection but special arrangements made at centres to combat the virus allayed their fears, and they were finally …
  • Smooth run at centres as students appear for JEE September 2, 2020 3:11 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Thousands of students appeared for the JEE (Main) at 18 exam centres here Tuesday amid stringent safety measures in view of the Covid-19 pandemic, after weeks of uncertainty over whether the engineering entrance test will …
  • JEE Day 1 goes off with social distancing & sanitisers September 2, 2020 1:16 am An exam centre in Delhi, Tuesday. (Express photo by Praveen Khanna)The first day of Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)-Main saw relatively low attendance of approximately 65% to 70%, according to a government official. Day one was meant only for candidates …
  • JEE Main: Delhi students appear following COVID-19 precaution, some say had initial apprehensions September 1, 2020 3:36 pm NEW DELHI: Thousands of students appeared in JEE (Main) at exam centres here Tuesday amid stringent safety measures in view of COVID-19 pandemic, after weeks of uncertainty over the engineering entrance test and persistent demand from some quarters to …
  • COVID-19: JEE-Mains conducted across country amid 'new normal' September 1, 2020 3:36 pm NEW DELHI: The Joint Entrance Exam (JEE)-Mains for admission to engineering colleges began on Tuesday amid stringent precautions and social distancing measures in view of the COVID-19 pandemic even as the chorus continued to grow for postponement of the …
  • Delhi: PUC not valid? Pandemic won't save you from fine August 28, 2020 4:50 am From August 11 to August 24, a total of 27,656 vehicles were checked and 2,450 penalised for not carrying PUC certificates, the remaining 230 for being "visibly polluting".NEW DELHI: Driving without a valid Pollution Under Control (PUC) …
  • Rapid tests on borders for migrants coming back to Delhi August 15, 2020 4:34 am District authorities have set up camps in areas like Anand Vihar, Seemapuri and Wazirabad for rapid antigen testsNEW DELHI: Migrants coming back to the capital from different states are now being tested for Covid-19 in border areas. Delhi government has …
  • At Site Of Razed Mosque, India's Modi Lays Foundation For Controversial Hindu Temple August 5, 2020 1:37 pm Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, center, performs the groundbreaking ceremony of a temple dedicated to the Hindu god Ram, watched by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat, right, and others in Ayodhya, India, on Wednesday. Rajesh Kumar …
  • Man wanted in 14 cases of robbery, snatching and theft arrested in Delhi's Vivek Vihar February 12, 2020 2:24 pm
  • Delhi: 14 cars parked on empty plot in Vivek Vihar charred in fire January 17, 2020 9:08 am
  • 14 cars gutted in massive fire in Delhi's Vivek Vihar area January 16, 2020 9:46 am Image Source : INDIA TV 14 cars gutted in massive fire in Delhi's Vivek Vihar area  At least 14 cars were gutted in fire after a massive blaze was reported near Vivek Vihar police station in Delhi. The incident was reported late on Wednesday in an open …
  • Most residents say will wait and watch: Sangam Vihar celebrates, but some apprehensions remain October 24, 2019 1:07 am More water on the streets than inside homes, a resident observed The news of the Union cabinet giving approval for regularisation of unauthorised colonies had just broken at a tea stall in Sangam Vihar — the biggest such colony in the national capital. A …
  • Delhi Police SI beaten to death by gangsters in Vivek Vihar May 20, 2019 7:55 am
  • 2-km flyover set to end chaos near Anand Vihar November 15, 2018 9:06 am NEW DELHI: The public works department will soon construct a 2-km flyover connecting two major traffic intersections to improve traffic flow between Anand Vihar ISBT and Dilshad Garden metro station. Senior PWD officials said UTTIPEC has given its approval …
  • Delhi: Woman's body found near vacant house in Vivek Vihar October 6, 2018 4:43 pm [India], Oct 6 (ANI): A body of a yet-to-be-identified woman was found near a vacant house in D Block of Vivek Vihar on Saturday morning. The house belongs to a United States-based businessman and is looked after by a security guard, named Sushil, who is …
  • Delhi: Police recover dead body of woman near vacant house in Vivek Vihar October 6, 2018 11:46 am — By PTI | Oct 06, 2018 02:17 pm New Delhi: The body of a woman, in her 40s, was found Saturday near a vacant house in Shahdara’s Vivek Vihar area, police said. Police received information about the body at 9.25 am and a team was sent to the spot. They …
  • Woman's body found near vacant house in Vivek Vihar October 6, 2018 8:25 am
  • Delhi: 19-year-old injured in Vivek Vihar road rage December 22, 2017 8:56 pm A 19-year-old was run over by a Duster car in an incident of road rage in Vivek Vihar. On Thursday night, Garvit Chawla, the complainant, and his father reached the traffic signal near Vivekananda College in their Swift car when the accused’s car hit them …
  • Delhi Pollution: ‘Anti-smog gun’ trials begin in Anand Vihar, see photos December 20, 2017 3:21 pm — By PTI | Dec 20, 2017 07:07 pm New Delhi: The Delhi government today sprayed water from an ‘anti-smog gun’ at the highly-polluted Anand Vihar area, but it had very little effect in containing the level of particulates, and they kept rising by the hour. …
  • Snatchers most active in Anand Vihar October 1, 2017 6:57 pm New Delhi: Anand Vihar is where the most snatchings in Delhi — 176 — have taken place till September 15 this year, followed by Vivek Vihar with 132 incidents and Seemapuri with 130. Hari Nagar and Prashant Vihar occupy the fourth and fifth positions, with …
  • Kidnap of 29-year-old doctor from Preet Vihar: Duo had a perfect plan that went wrong July 21, 2017 1:46 am Written by Alok Singh | New Delhi | Updated: July 21, 2017 5:38 am Anuj and Brothers Sushil The two brothers — the main conspirators in the kidnapping of a 29-year-old doctor from Preet Vihar — were former Ola drivers. The duo came up with what they …
  • Drain clogged in Vivek Vihar 1 July 21, 2017 1:06 am