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  • Delhi: Saket school shows door to EWS students, cites fund crunch June 8, 2021 12:50 am TimesViewSchools, like most other concerns, have suffered due to Covid-19. But that does not give them the right to break rules and throw out EWS category students, who would have suffered as much if not more. In any case, how would the fees of 11 students …
  • Healthcare Workers in India Suffer Fatigue, Depression as Country Battles Covid Pandemic June 3, 2021 7:28 pm India 19:19 GMT 03.06.2021Get short URL The month of May saw a second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic turning lethal in India, as over 3,000 deaths were reported each day. India witnessed a seven-fold spike in daily reported deaths in a month, with more than …
  • Delhi: Out to buy cake for father, 19-year-old stabbed to death by 4, police say rivalry over girl June 2, 2021 8:41 pm A 19-year-old man was allegedly stabbed to death by four youths in South Delhi’s Ambedkar Nagar on Tuesday night. Police said the deceased, Kunal, was going to a shop when the four surrounded him and attacked him with knives. The accused have been arrested …
  • AAP, BJP trade barbs over private COVID vaccination centres in Delhi May 31, 2021 3:16 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Vaccination drives conducted by private hospitals have triggered a political slugfest between Aam Aadmi Party and BJP in Delhi. AAP MLA Atishi on Sunday alleged that Covid vaccines that were supposed to be supplied to the …
  • Govt-run centres shut, young workers in Delhi find paid vaccines beyond their reach May 30, 2021 2:56 pm With newer paid vaccination facilities opening for those in the 18-44 category and government-run centres remaining shut for a week now, the vaccine divide among the youth in the capital has never been starker. In Wazirpur Industrial Area, young workers …
  • Drive-through shots for 18-44 now available at multiple Delhi locations, but for a price May 30, 2021 6:31 am Drive-through vaccine facilities for people aged 18-44 are now available at various locations in Delhi, but the price per dose is being offered by private hospitals. Free vaccination centres for the age group, however, remain shut for a week now as stocks …
  • 83-year-old man dies in Saket fire May 29, 2021 11:50 pm New Delhi: A wheelchair-bound octogenarian died after a fire broke out at a house in the residential quarters of Saket Court complex on Saturday evening. Four others were rescued. The man who died was identified as 83-year-old Ashok. The house that caught …
  • Massive blaze at Delhi's Saket residential complex, 1 dead May 29, 2021 7:56 pm Image Source : INDIA TV. Massive blaze occured at Delhi's Saket Residential Complex, 1 dead.  A major fire broke out on the fourth floor of Saket Residential Complex in the national capital on Saturday. The incident happened at around 5:23 pm in which …
  • Delhi: Father-in-law of Additional Sessions Judge dies after fire breaks out in Saket house May 29, 2021 7:18 pm An 83-year-old man died after a fire broke out inside a judge’s house in South Delhi’s Saket on Saturday evening. Police said the deceased, Ashok Talwar, was the father-in-law of Additional Sessions Judge Pooja Talwar. The judge and her family live in an …
  • One dead in fire at Saket Court Residential complex May 29, 2021 6:22 pm An 83-year old man died in a fire at Saket Court Residential complex in the national capital on Saturday, police said. DCP South Delhi Atul Kumar Thakur said, ” We have received the call at around 5.30 pm that a fire broke at the Saket Court Residential …
  • Fire breaks out at house inside residential complex in Delhi; 83-year-old killed, four others rescued May 29, 2021 3:50 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: An 83-year-old man was killed while four other members of his family were rescued after a fire broke out at a house inside a residential complex in south Delhi's Saket Court on Saturday, officials said. The fire department received a …
  • Delhi: Fire breaks out at residential complex in Saket, 1 dead May 29, 2021 2:56 pm
  • Restaurants wait anxiously for Delhi government to lift curbs May 28, 2021 6:51 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: Home-style cooked meals and 'in-house delivery' ecosystem might have saved the day for some restaurants in Delhi, but with dine-ins contributing "70-80 per cent" of the total revenue, owners wait anxiously for the city …
  • Delhi malls turning into drive-through vax centres May 28, 2021 11:07 am Since the last couple of weeks, several malls across NCR have turned into drive-through vaccination centres. While Gurgaon and Noida saw these camps set up in malls earlier this month, Delhi saw its first drive-through vaccination camps this week at malls …
  • Two arrested for black-marketing ‘black fungus’ drug in Delhi May 25, 2021 3:11 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI: After oxygen cylinders, concentrators and Remdesivir, the national capital now witnessing a rise in the black-marketing and hoarding of Amphotericin-B, an anti-fungal drug used to treat Mucormycosis, also known as black …
  • 2 held for black marketing Amphotericin injections in Delhi May 24, 2021 7:04 pm Delhi Police on Monday said that they have arrested two persons for black marketing of Amphotericin B injections and recovered 20 vials of the same from their possession. Atul Kumar Thakur, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), South Delhi, said, “We have …
  • Black Fungus: Two arrested in Delhi for black marketing of Amphotericin-B May 24, 2021 11:39 am Image Source : PTI A 46-year-old man and his driver were arrested for allegedly selling the anti-fungal drug amphotericin, used for the treatment of mucormycosis, at an exorbitant rate, police said on Monday. A 46-year-old man and his driver were arrested …
  • Delhi hospitals still face scarcity of drug, people allege available in black market May 22, 2021 11:27 pm Representative imageNEW DELHI: Hospitals continue to reel under shortage of Amphotericin-B even as people are being admitted to various hospitals in the city with suspected or confirmed cases of mucormycosis. Many claim that while the hospitals are not …
  • Delhi Police seeks five-day custody of Kalra May 22, 2021 1:12 pm Navneet Kalra (Photo: Instagram)NEW DELHI: Delhi Police on Saturday sought five-day police custody of businessman Navneet Kalra in connection with a case relating to the alleged hoarding of oxygen concentrators in a restaurant in South Delhi. The …
  • Black fungus: Delhi hospitals starved of key drug May 22, 2021 12:21 am Picture used for representational purpose onlyNEW DELHI: For five days now, entrepreneur Amit Bhardwaj has been waiting for his wife to be administered Amphotericin B, a drug used to treat black fungus infection. Bhardwaj’s wife was admitted to Max …
  • Black fungus cases rising in Delhi; doctors flag 'irrational' use of steroids May 18, 2021 4:10 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: Hospitals in Delhi have reported a rise in the number of black fungus cases or mucormycosis among people recovering from COVID-19 during the second wave and it could be ascribed to "irrational" use of steroids at home without …
  • Death of Odisha boy due to dengue in Delhi: NHRC orders compensation for next of kin May 16, 2021 3:02 pm BHUBANESWAR: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked the chief secretary of the Delhi government to pay compensation of Rs 3 lakh to the next of kin of an Odia kid who had died of dengue in Delhi in 2015. Parents of the kid, who belong to …
  • Steroids can beat severe Covid, but don’t use them without doctor’s advice May 13, 2021 7:45 am Dr Vivek Nangia (left), principal director and head of pulmonology, and Dr Rommel Tickoo, director of internal medicine, at Max Super Speciality Hospital in Saket, Delhi. In the first wave of Covid, steroids were found to be an effective treatment for …
  • Parts of east, south Delhi to face water shortage May 11, 2021 11:09 pm New Delhi: The city’s water woes continue with many parts of south and east Delhi likely to face supply cuts on Wednesday due to sudden increase in turbidity and silt levels in Upper Ganga Canal. This increase in mud, silt and turbidity has impacted the …
  • 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. …
  • Job of govt not that of a terrorist, says Delhi court while hearing oxygen concentrator black marketing case May 11, 2021 5:54 pm A Chief Metropolitan Magistrate hearing the bail applications of five people, who were arrested over alleged black marketing of oxygen concentrators recovered from three Delhi restaurants, has said the State’s job is “not that of a terrorist” and asked …
  • Delhi oxygen concentrator hoarding: Lookout notice issued against businessman Navneet Kalra May 10, 2021 9:07 am Image Source : PTI Delhi Police has issued a lookout notice against businessman Navneet Kalra in the alleged black marketing and oxygen cylinder hoarding case The Delhi Police on Monday issued a lookout notice against businessman Navneet Kalra in the …
  • Declare judicial staff frontline workers, give Rs 1cr to kin: PIL in Delhi HC May 9, 2021 7:50 pm The PIL further stated that the right from April 2020, the subordinate judiciary and court staff had risked their lives for the livelihood of their family members and gone to court premises.NEW DELHI: Referring to the recent deaths of two judicial officers …
  • Multiplexes face single screen fate (Column: B-Town) May 9, 2021 4:08 am Film and television production has come to a halt again due to the second lockdown. The production sector will bounce back soon as the things are back to normal, and so will most of the film-related sectors albeit with bruises. But what happens to the …
  • Release seized 12 oxygen concentrators to cops, courts and family members: Delhi court May 6, 2021 1:30 pm A Delhi court Wednesday ordered the release of twelve oxygen concentrators seized by the Delhi Police for use among police officers, judicial officers and their family members. The order was passed by Metropolitan Magistrate Anuj Bahal who was hearing an …
  • Release seized concentrators to courts, police: Delhi court May 5, 2021 11:16 pm New Delhi: A court on Wednesday ordered distribution of oxygen concentrators, seized by Delhi Police, among various courts and police personnel for utilisation. The court in its order highlighted the deaths of two judicial officers due to Covid-19. …
  • Four arrested for black-marketing of oxygen concentrators, canisters in Delhi May 5, 2021 2:19 pm A trap was laid to nab him, and the moment he arrived to deliver the canisters, he was arrested, the officer said. (Representative image)NEW DELHI: A 25-year-old man was arrested for allegedly selling oxygen concentrators in the black market at exorbitant …
  • Covid Vaccination Centres Delhi May 2, 2021 10:13 am Delhi's government schools will serve as the venues for vaccinating people in the 18-44 age group, it has been announced. Preparations for the vaccination drive, which will start on Monday, are underway, government officials said. 77 government schools …
  • Delhi doctor on COVID duty dies by suicide; found hanging at his flat [details] May 2, 2021 6:41 am Immediate lockdown necessary to curb Covid spread in India, says Anthony Fauci In a tragic incident, a 35-year-old doctor working at a private hospital in Delhi died by suicide on Friday night, the police said on Saturday. Deputy Commissioner of Police ( …
  • Thirty-five-year-old doctor found hanging at South Delhi home May 1, 2021 6:50 pm A 35-year-old doctor working at Max hospital, Saket allegedly died by suicide at his Malviya Nagar residence on Friday night. Police said they have recovered a suicide note from the spot, addressed to his family and friends and wishing them well, but no …
  • Capital crisis: 35-year-old Delhi doctor on COVID duty dies by suicide May 1, 2021 5:41 pm By Express News Service NEW DELHI: A 35-year-old resident doctor from Max Hospital, Saket, died by suicide after hanging himself from the ceiling fan of his house in South Delhi's Malviya Nagar area.  The deceased was identified as Dr. Vivek Rai and …
  • Delhi: 35-year-old doctor found hanging at his residence in Malviya Nagar May 1, 2021 5:16 pm The deceased has been identified as Vivek Rai, a doctor. He used to work at Max Hospital in Saket.NEW DELHI: A 35-year-old doctor of a private hospital in south Delhi was found hanging from the ceiling of his residence in Malviya Nagar, police said on …
  • Fact check: Intimidatory calls made to COVID relief volunteers not from Delhi Police April 29, 2021 2:52 am Bengaluru becoming hotbed of Covid In a shocking revelation, several social workers and influencers who have been dedicating their time and resources to help out COVID victims are backing off in Delhi as a result of some intimidatory calls. The exact …
  • Delhi magistrate, 32, loses battle to Covid; held virtual hearing day after being discharged April 27, 2021 10:44 pm HE WAS NOT just a “majestic Magistrate”. A 6-feet avid cricketer, jovial and intelligent, Kamran Khan, all of 32, was bold, took quick decisions, and held court with a gentle heart. Metropolitan Magistrate Kamran Khan wouldn’t listen to lawyers at the …
  • District court magistrate dies of COVID; judge hearing Delhi riots cases in ICU April 27, 2021 9:22 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: A Delhi district court judge Kamran Khan succumbed to coronavirus late Monday night after being on the ventilator support for a week. In his late 20s, Khan was posted as a Metropolitan Magistrate in Dwarka District Courts complex. …
  • Avid cricketer, sound jurist: Lawyers recall Delhi magistrate Kamran Khan who succumbed to Covid April 27, 2021 2:35 pm After a brief battle with coronavirus, Metropolitan Magistrate Kamran Khan held court for one day even as lawyers at Dwarka District court pleaded with him to take rest. Khan (32), however, put his foot down and held court via a virtual link, granting bail …
  • India Covid crisis: Is Delhi underplaying its... April 25, 2021 1:04 pm As Covid-19 devastates Delhi, the national capital of India, deaths go undercounted and underreported, ground realities suggest. Ankush Sharma, a caretaker at the Madanpur Khadar crematorium, which is located adjacent to Faridabad district in neighbouring …
  • Delhi hospitals struggling for oxygen as cases surge April 24, 2021 5:22 am Hospitals in Delhi continued to battle oxygen shortage on Friday amid rising numbers of Covid-19 cases, prompting chief minister Arvind Kejriwal to tell the central government that he feared “a big tragedy”. Max Healthcare on Friday morning tweeted, “SOS - …
  • Delhi hospitals seek oxygen for 4th day, 25 Covid patients die at Ganga Ram April 23, 2021 10:26 pm At least 25 critically ill Covid-19 patients who were on high-flow oxygen at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital died between Thursday and Friday morning. The hospital, one of Delhi’s largest private hospitals, did not officially link the deaths to the shortage of …
  • Oxygen crisis: Hospitals in Delhi stop taking new patients, discharge some April 23, 2021 4:48 pm Alarm bells rang relentlessly in Delhi’s hospitals as supply of oxygen remained severely constrained for the fourth straight day on Friday. Hospitals put out SOSes on social media platforms, restricted new admissions, and reduced the number of beds, as …
  • Covid: Hospitals in Delhi continue to face oxygen shortage even after emergency supply April 23, 2021 3:27 pm Some hospitals in the national capital continued to grapple with severe shortage of medical oxygen on Friday even after receiving emergency supplies. The Max Hospital-Saket on Friday morning sent out an SOS, saying it was left with "an hour's …
  • India Covid crisis: Delhi... April 23, 2021 10:14 am The pathetic oxygen supply situation in Delhi got exacerbated on Thursday night and Friday morning, with the Max hospital chain initially declaring it would not admit patients until oxygen was available but retracting soon after getting emergency supplies. …
  • Max hospital in Delhi withdraws 'no new patient admission' order after receiving oxygen supply April 23, 2021 8:28 am The Max Hospital-Saket on Friday morning sent out an SOS, saying it was left with "an hour's oxygen supply" and over 700 patients admitted. Two hours later, in a tweet, the hospital confirmed that it had received emergency supplies, which …
  • COVID-19 | 25 dead in Delhi's Ganga Ram hospital due to oxygen shortage April 23, 2021 6:44 am The hospital has 510 COVID-19 patients under its care. Delhi’s Sir Ganga Ram hospital, which treats hundreds of coronavirus patients, saw the death of 25 "sickest" patients on Friday over low oxygen pressure, the hospital said on Friday. It had …
  • Delhi: 25 critical patients die at Ganga Ram, hospital had flagged oxygen shortage April 23, 2021 5:11 am At least 25 critically ill patients who were on high flow oxygen at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi have died in the last 24 hours, sources at the hospital said. The hospital, one of the biggest private ones in the national capital, said on Thursday …
  • COVID-19 | Only two hours of oxygen left; 60 patients at risk, says Delhi hospital April 23, 2021 4:31 am Delhi’s Sir Ganga Ram hospital, which treats hundreds of coronavirus patients, said at 8 a.m. on Friday that their oxygen stock will last only for two hours, and ventilators and BiPAP are "not working effectively". The hospital has 510 COVID-19 …
  • Delhi Police ensure supply of oxygen to city hospitals April 22, 2021 5:17 pm As hospitals across the national capital continue to face shortage of oxygen amid the raging second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Delhi Police are extending a helping hand to the healthcare facilities in arranging the life saving gas. Acting on …
  • Police arrange oxygen at Delhi's Batra Hospital in just time, several lives saved April 22, 2021 12:32 pm Image Source : INDIA TV Police arrange oxygen at Delhi's Batra Hospital in just time, several lives saved South Delhi Police officials received information on Thursday night via control room south wherein chief engineer RK Baniwal of Batra Hospital …
  • Delhi Police averts crisis, manages to restore oxygen at hospital with over 350 COVID patients April 22, 2021 11:51 am By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi Police averted a major crisis after it managed to restore oxygen supply to a hospital here where over 350 COVID patients are undergoing treatment, officials said on Thursday. On Wednesday night, chief engineer of Batra hospital, …
  • Delhi: Testing facilities overwhelmed by surge April 21, 2021 9:41 pm As Delhi reels under a surge in Covid cases, with the daily count exceeding 16,000 since April 14, private labs as well as testing facilities at government and private hospitals are struggling to keep up with the demand for RT-PCR testing, with patients …
  • Surge in cases, Delhi’s Covid testing facilities struggle to keep up April 20, 2021 8:12 pm As Delhi reels under a surge in Covid cases, with the daily count exceeding 16,000 since April 14, private labs as well as testing facilities at government and private hospitals are struggling to keep up with the demand for RT-PCR testing, with patients …
  • 47-year-old Delhi court judge dies of COVID-19 April 19, 2021 8:03 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: A 47-year-old district court judge succumbed to COVID-19 at a government hospital here on Monday. Kovai Venugopal, who was a judge at the Saket Family Court, died at 11 am at the Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Naryan Hospital. According to the …
  • Last nail in coffin: Weekend curfew looms over Delhi restaurateurs April 19, 2021 1:43 pm Some decided to shut down, others downsized their staff and almost all registered a dip in the number of home deliveries as the weekend curfew in Delhi brought with it a sense of deja vu for restaurant owners. It is business “far from usual” for them, …
  • 2 liver transplants give Oman, Delhi boys a new life April 19, 2021 12:56 pm When three-year-old Alyazan Ahmed Sayed Khamis Al-Mashrafi was diagnosed with Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD) — a rare genetic disorder in which the body lacks an enzyme involved with the metabolism of branched-chain amino acids — his parents wanted their …
  • In Delhi, a scramble for hospital beds April 16, 2021 6:45 pm The escalating Covid situation in Delhi has led to a severe paucity of beds in private and government hospitals, forcing families of patients to shuffle between hospitals and put out pleas for help on social media. Among those who faced the crisis was …
  • Medics’ anger as Delhi orders most beds in private hospitals be reserved for Covid cases April 15, 2021 9:29 am Doctors have expressed fears for patients after the government ordered that the majority of the beds in 14 of Delhi’s biggest private hospitals be reserved exclusively for Covid patients, as the Indian capital’s healthcare system struggles to cope with a …
  • Delhi Struggling to Manage COVID Load, Private Hospitals Gripped by Chaos April 13, 2021 11:38 am India 11:11 GMT 13.04.2021Get short URL The second COVID wave in India is wreaking havoc as the authorities struggle to cope with surging cases, while medical institutions complain of a lack of advice and leadership. A day after the Delhi government …
  • 14 top private hospitals in Delhi turn Covid-only facilities April 13, 2021 1:49 am On a day the capital recorded a new high of 14,491 infections — and 72 deaths — the Delhi government issued an order to convert 14 top private hospitals in the city into Covid-only facilities. A total 3,202 beds in wards and 1,135 ICU beds in these …
  • 4th Covid wave in Delhi: High fever, early lung symptoms, younger patients in hospitals April 11, 2021 6:53 pm Persisting high-grade fever, early lung involvement and higher infection rate – these are some of the crucial factors observed in patients diagnosed with Covid-19 in the ongoing surge. On Sunday, Delhi recorded 10,732 fresh cases in the last 24 hours, the …
  • Delhi: RWAs approach LG over sealing of borewells in parks April 11, 2021 4:43 am New Delhi: In a joint letter, 44 residents’ welfare associations of south Delhi have appealed to lieutenant governor to look into the issue of borewell closure in parks. Borewells in most of the parks have either been sealed, or are going to be sealed soon …
  • In 10 days, Delhi hospitals see spike in occupancy of ICU ventilator beds April 8, 2021 8:09 pm In the past 10 days, the occupancy of ICU beds (with ventilators) for Covid-19 patients has gone up by 369 even as cases surge in the city. While there were 278 Covid patients admitted in ICUs (with ventilators) across hospitals on March 30, the number has …
  • COVID-19: Daily cases rise past 4000 in Delhi, ICU beds running out fast April 5, 2021 12:54 pm Express News Service NEW DELHI:  With novel coronavirus cases surging in the city, hospital beds are quickly running out of availability. Delhi recorded 4,033 coronavirus cases on Sunday, the highest daily count this year, as the positivity rate rose to 4. …
  • Passengers deboarded on tracks after Delhi Metro snag April 5, 2021 6:50 am Hundreds of Delhi Metro commuters were stranded for over two hours Saturday due to damage in a portion of the overhead wire between Saket and Qutub Minar stations on the Yellow Line. The delay in train operations arising out of the glitch affected a large …
  • Fake call centre that duped US citizens busted in Delhi, mastermind held April 2, 2021 12:50 pm Image Source : INDIA TV Fake call centre that duped US citizens busted in Delhi, mastermind held The Delhi Police has busted a fake call centre and arrested 26 people, including the main accused Kamal Dass, for allegedly duping US citizens on the pretext …
  • Delhi: In a first, woman cop part of encounter team March 26, 2021 1:02 pm In a first, a woman police officer was part of a Crime Branch encounter team that arrested a gangster and his accomplice in Central Delhi’s Pragati Maidan on Thursday. Police said the accused fired at sub-inspector Priyanka while she was trying to catch …
  • Delhi: Want to return home but scared, say interfaith couple, days after violence March 25, 2021 8:18 pm The Delhi Police on Wednesday arrested a 28-year-old woman in connection with the violence over an interfaith marriage at Sarai Kale Khan’s Harijan Basti last week. Shabana’s arrest comes a day after police said they had arrested six persons who were …
  • How Delhi Police met Corona challenge, served people to win March 24, 2021 2:13 pm New Delhi [India], March 24 (ANI): Since the nationwide lockdown was put in place beginning March 24, last year, the Delhi Police has been confronted with an unprecedented challenge of overcoming several challenges, which they met, serving people and …
  • Delhi Tourism department plans more events for garden festival February 27, 2021 3:54 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  Buoyed by the response of public, the Delhi Tourism department is planning to organise multiple cultural events during the ongoing ‘Garden Tourism Festival’ at The Garden of Five Senses.  The officials of tourism …
  • Delhi: Man dies after speeding Mercedes hits his scooter February 26, 2021 10:51 pm A man died after a speeding Mercedes car rammed into his scooter on Thursday night in South Delhi’s Vasant Vihar. Police said the deceased, Antony Joseph, worked as a domestic help in the area and lived with his wife in the servant quarters. He was riding …
  • Special drive to declog traffic in South Delhi February 26, 2021 8:52 am Express News Service NEW DELHI:  To ease traffic congestion due to improperly parked vehicles and other temporary encroachments like rehri, rickshaw and street vendors, the Delhi Traffic Police has launched a special drive in identified stretches of south …
  • Digital is the way forward, says Delhi Literature Festival's founder Bharati Bhargava February 22, 2021 12:33 pm By Express News Service Usually held every February as a physical festival, the Delhi Literature Festival (DLF), in its ninth edition this year, was launched online at Commons, DLF Avenue, Saket, which is also the host venue for the 2021 edition. Bharati …
  • Delhi: Third Ring Road, ‘cycle walk’, BJP office space cleared by DDA February 11, 2021 2:12 am Change of land use at DDU Marg where a Delhi BJP office has to come up; allocation of funds for several projects like development of Nehru Place, Bhikaji Cama Place; a ‘cycle walk’ project; and a third Ring Road were among decisions taken by the Delhi …
  • Singapore Sizzle for Delhi's Belly February 10, 2021 6:15 am Express News Service While Asian food in general and Chinese food in particular may rank high on Delhi's palate, Singaporean is one cuisine that has not enjoyed much of a presence. Here to take care of that is Mai Bao, from the chefs of fine dine Asian …
  • Delhi: Cinema halls to function with 50% occupancy February 2, 2021 8:01 am While the central government has allowed 100 per cent occupancy at cinema halls from February 1, movie theatres in Delhi have decided to maintain the distance and continue with the protocols with which they opened in October, which included 50 per cent …
  • Delhi metro asks those distributing pamphlets seeking support for protesting farmers to deboard January 25, 2021 9:08 pm By ANI NEW DELHI: The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) asked people to deboard the metro train on Sunday after they tried to hand out pamphlets and address passengers regarding farmers' protest. The incidents were reported at Rajiv Chowk and …
  • Delhi: Peers’ confidence brings many doctor families for jab January 24, 2021 3:39 am Senior couple Ramesh and Beena Dhawan, who were together at the observation room of Janakpuri Super Speciality Hospital, said they were eager to get protection since they work with sick peopleNEW DELHI: Dr Subhash Gupta was the second person in his family …
  • Melorra expands physical footprint to Delhi-NCR January 23, 2021 2:37 pm New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANSlife) Melorra, India’s fastest growing lightweight fine jewellery brand designing affordable jewellery for everyday wear, today forayed into its largest market, Delhi-NCR with three new physical experience centres. Launched on the …
  • Delhi: 5,942 people get Covid-19 vaccine shots on day 4 January 22, 2021 2:45 am In a marked rise in attendance compared to those on the previous three days, the number of people who were vaccinated on Thursday was 73 per cent of the targeted figure of 8,100, according to the data. The Delhi government-run Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan …
  • Private hospitals report better vaccine turnout in Delhi January 21, 2021 9:47 pm The first four days of the Covid-19 vaccination programme in Delhi saw more healthcare workers turning up at private hospitals to get inoculated as compared to government facilities. Till Thursday, 18,795 healthcare workers have got the shot across …
  • Over 4,900 heath workers vaccinated in Delhi on day 3; 16 adverse cases reported January 20, 2021 8:27 am Image Source : PTI New Delhi: A medic administers the first dose of Covishield vaccine to NITI Aayog member VK Paul, after the virtual launch of COVID-19 vaccination drive by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at AIIMS in New Delhi, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021. …
  • Some CoWIN app delays Delhi vaccination start, but process smooth January 17, 2021 7:03 am Welcomed with balloons, all 100 people listed as beneficiaries at Max Super Specialty Hospital, Saket, were administered the Covid vaccine on Saturday. While the immunisation drive was to begin at 10.30 am, simultaneously with the PM’s speech, it started …
  • Delhi: Frontline workers get the feel of being celebrities January 17, 2021 1:08 am Manish Kumar (left), a sanitation worker, became the first person in Delhi, and possibly the country, to be administered the vaccine when he got a dose of the indigenous Covaxin at AIIMSNEW DELHI: Manish Kumar has been an anonymous sanitation worker all …
  • Over 4,300 healthcare workers vaccinated, Delhi health minister says day one successful January 16, 2021 7:32 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: From a 48-year-old nurse at LNJP Hospital to a sanitation staff of AIIMS, over 4,300 healthcare workers received their first shots on Saturday, with Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain asserting that the COVID-19 vaccination drive was …
  • CBI arrests two in New Delhi for sale, purchase of child porn on social media January 10, 2021 4:21 pm By ANI NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested two accused in an on-going investigation of a case related to the alleged sale and purchase of child sexual abuse material on social media platforms. Both accused were produced before …
  • UK strain detected in 33 people so far in Delhi January 9, 2021 2:44 am Twenty more people in Delhi have been found to be infected with the new strain of SARS-Cov-2 virus that emerged in the United Kingdom, taking the total number of people infected with the strain in the city to 33. A total of 115 Covid-19 positive samples …
  • Delhi: Year after violence, parallel marches by JNUSU and ABVP January 6, 2021 2:27 am Standing at the Sabarmati T-point on the JNU campus, where violence had broken out on the same day last year, students and teachers held a protest Tuesday. Around 100 masked persons had gone on a rampage on January 5, leaving 36 students, teachers and …
  • Delhi government orders four private hospitals to make isolation units for UK COVID strain patients January 1, 2021 5:31 am Express News Service NEW DELHI:  The Delhi government has directed four private hospitals for creating separate institutional isolation units for people who test positive for the new version of virus and have came back from the United Kingdom to Delhi in …
  • Delhi government cuts COVID bed capacity in seven hospitals as cases drop January 1, 2021 5:31 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  With cases showing a downwards trend, the Delhi government has decided to reduce the number of beds allotted for COVID patient services in seven state-run hospitals in the national capital. The Delhi government has now …
  • 38 UK returnees found positive for COVID in Delhi; new strain detected in seven patients December 31, 2020 8:28 pm By PTI New Delhi, Dec 29 (PTI) Seven persons who recently arrived in Delhi from the UK and tested positive for COVID-19, have been found infected with the new strain of the coronavirus, officials said on Thursday. Interacting with reporters, earlier in the …
  • Delhi: Seven with UK strain at Lok Nayak hospital December 30, 2020 9:45 pm Of the 14 Covid-19 samples processed by the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to check genome sequencing, eight have tested positive for the new variant found in the UK, informed the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Wednesday. The 14 …
  • New coronavirus strain: Delhi govt orders setting up of isolation facilities at 4 private hospitals December 30, 2020 8:27 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi government on Wednesday ordered setting up of isolation facilities at four private hospitals for those who travelled from or transited through the UK between November 25 and December 24 and tested positive for the new strain of …
  • Delhi: Saket court advocate held for hit and run that killed 1 December 28, 2020 8:26 pm A 54-year-old advocate, who practises in the Saket Court, was arrested in connection with a hit-and-run case, in which a man died, Saturday night. The advocate has been identified as Rahul Shrivastav. Police said he was coming from his friend’s house in …
  • Delhi: 55-yr-old dies as tempo rams into concrete mixer truck December 27, 2020 10:15 pm A 55-year-old man died and two others sustained injuries after their tempo rammed into a concrete mixer truck at Nehru Place flyover in Kalkaji on Sunday morning. DCP (Southeast) R P Meena said, “We received a PCR call Sunday morning about the accident. …
  • AAP govt spent Rs 6 crore on Diwali Laxmi Puja event in Delhi: Activist cites RTI reply December 22, 2020 7:57 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: An activist on Tuesday cited an RTI reply claiming that the AAP government in Delhi spent Rs 6 crore on its Laxmi Puja event and live telecast on Diwali this year. No reaction was immediately available from the Delhi government or Aam …
  • Delhi: Shut restaurants announce comeback, new ones in line December 21, 2020 12:51 am Written by Divya A | New Delhi | December 21, 2020 4:44:23 am The Capital’s thriving restaurant industry was among the worst hit during the pandemic. (File)When Cafe Turtle — part of Full Circle Bookstore enterprise — announced the closing down of its Khan …
    • 2 Bangladeshi infiltrators arrested by BSF at West Bengal's Petrapole border September 6, 2020 1:57 am Arrested Bangladeshi infiltrators &nbsp BSF troops of South Bengal Frontier apprehended two illegal Bangladeshi infiltrators today Both the infiltrators were hiding in a goods train coming from Bangladesh BSF handed over both the infiltrators to …
    • After India and Nepal, relentless China now triggers border disputes with Bhutan July 3, 2020 10:46 pm Representational Image of Bhutan.&nbsp | &nbspPhoto Credit:&nbspIANS During a virtual meeting of the Global Environment Facility early June, China raised objections to the grant issued for the Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary in eastern Bhutan’s …
    • Covid Live: Global cases top 5.5 million May 28, 2020 8:37 am !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates 10 farm workers, stuck in Delhi because of the coronavirus forced lockdown, belong to Samastipur in Bihar. They had never dreamed they would get on a plane but they did thanks to Pappan Singh, a mushroom farmer in …
    • Covid Updates: Domestic flights to resume today May 24, 2020 7:52 pm !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Lockdown may not end by May 31, need time to resume flights: Uddhav Thackeray Government issued new guidelines for international arrivals UP govt withdrew order which banned use of mobile phones in isolation wards …
    • Covid Live: New guidelines issued for int'l arrivals May 24, 2020 1:53 pm !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Flights to restart under UDAN Ministry of Civil Aviation decides to operate flights under UDAN scheme. Details to be announced later. 2,818 Shramik Special trains have ferried around 37 lakh migrants since May 1: …
    • Culinary nomad: Christine Manfield leads the way – again November 30, 2018 2:47 am Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size Christine Manfield blows through the door on the first hot day of spring like the breeze that's been missing. It's a sweltering 35°C Sydney day, but she looks fresh as a daisy in a baby-doll …
    • India's diplomat shortage leaves it far behind Asian rival China August 31, 2018 4:06 am People walk past the Indian Mission to the United Nations building in New York December 18, 2013. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, Aug 31 — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Pentagon chief Jim Mattis are heading to New Delhi next week for an inaugural …
    • Trion Global Launches a Series of Smart LED TVs in India October 27, 2017 12:54 pm <HTML> <head> <META http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8"> <meta content="text/html; charset=utf-8" http-equiv="Content-Type"> <style type="text/css…
    • Never Ignore These Factors Before Investing In A Franchise June 2, 2021 3:17 am Establishment Industry is proceeding to thrive and is viewed as an effective way for hopeful business visionaries to wander into the business world. Given the various advantages that an established business offers like the demonstrated plan of action, …
    • Capitol cop died after stroke April 20, 2021 2:23 pm WASHINGTON — Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, who was injured while confronting rioters during the Jan. 6 insurrection, suffered a stroke and died from natural causes, the Washington, D.C., medical examiner’s office ruled Monday, a finding that …
    • KASHMIR In Capital ­­­: From The House of Shaws March 14, 2021 5:21 am WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 31Shares Miftah Shaw at his Delhi showroom. KO Photos by Romaan Arora. As Kashmiri shawls are loved across the globe, Delhi over the years has emerged as a prime location for the shawl tourism. In the eighth part of Kashmir …
    • Special drive to declog traffic in South Delhi February 26, 2021 8:52 am Express News Service NEW DELHI:  To ease traffic congestion due to improperly parked vehicles and other temporary encroachments like rehri, rickshaw and street vendors, the Delhi Traffic Police has launched a special drive in identified stretches of south …
    • East Asias History Wars - ORF January 20, 2021 6:12 pm This brief examines the historical dimension of the tensions between Japan and South Korea and its implications on the current breakdown in their bilateral relationship. It argues that the battle over historical memory has led to lasting animosity between …
    • US, China Militaries Talk 'Crisis Communications' As They Trade Warnings Ahead of Election October 30, 2020 4:46 am The armed forces of the United States and China held a joint meeting to discuss how they would maintain communications in the event of a crisis, the first such interaction of its kind that takes as the two countries continue to trade warnings just days …
    • China arrests Hong Kong student near US consulate October 27, 2020 5:00 pm Former student group leader Tony Chung has been arrested in a coffee shop near the US consulate in Hong Kong. Democracy advocates have said they were in the process of trying to arrange for him to enter and apply for asylum. Police have confirmed the …
    • Ex Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey joins JDU September 27, 2020 12:34 pm !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates ICMR is actively investigating & researching reports of COVID-19 reinfection & although the number of reinfection cases is negligible at this moment, the government is fully seized of the importance of the …
    • Kashmir's Moderates Are Targeted by India and Separatists Alike September 2, 2020 3:21 am MITRIGAM, Kashmir — For more than two decades, Peerzada Lateef Shah risked his life in a high-wire political process to bring peace to Kashmir, the mountainous, predominantly Muslim region that has long chafed under India’s rule. He organized rallies and …
    • US election shaping up on which candidate hates China more July 18, 2020 11:38 am Tokyo [Japan], July 18 (ANI): As relations between Washington and Beijing worsen over a range of issues, the upcoming US election is shaping up as a contest between which candidate hates China more, suggests William Pesek. The relations between US and …
    • Has ‘Big Brother’ India failed to perceive the people’s voice? June 30, 2020 2:26 pm by M A Hossain 29 June 2020 India and China, the two nuclear-armed Asian giants were in a significant escalation of a weeks-long standoff at Galwan valley in the western Himalayas. Nepalese people are becoming furious with India as regards transgression of …
    • India’s Ban of 59 Chinese Apps Is the Latest Test for Beijing’s Faltering ‘Wolf Warrior’ Diplomacy June 30, 2020 11:25 am Sino-Indian relations have taken another hit following New Delhi’s decision to ban 59 Chinese apps that it claims pose a “threat to sovereignty and integrity.” The move marks the latest salvo between the nuclear-armed neighbors after a Himalayan border …
    • Masood Khan welcomes US presidential nominee’s Kashmir remarks June 29, 2020 5:03 am Muzaffarabad President Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Sardar Masood Khan has welcomed the US democratic presidential nominee and former US Vice President Joe Biden’s statements over the restoration of rights of Kashmiris. The Democratic Party leader, Joe …
    • Why Did Rahul Gandhi sign a party to party MOU with the CCP? June 22, 2020 7:22 pm The recent news that Rahul Gandhi personally signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Communist Party of China (CCP) in 2008, is troubling. At the very least he could have shared it with the opposition parties or even shared the MOU in detail in …
    • Indian Fervor to Boycott Chinese Products Meets Reality of Chinese Economic Takeover June 20, 2020 7:33 am Indians eager to boycott Chinese goods after this week’s deadly border clash between Indian and Chinese forces are running into the reality that Chinese imports have muscled out all competition for many popular items. “At India’s biggest wholesale market …
    • Anger Surges in India Over Deadly Border Brawl With China June 18, 2020 12:45 pm NEW DELHI — An Indian government minister has called for Chinese restaurants to be closed. Other Indian officials have suddenly put contracts to Chinese companies under review. And crowds of men are now smashing Chinese-made televisions in the street. A …
    • China's plan in Ladakh dates back to 1950s: exiled Kashmiri leader June 11, 2020 5:21 am NEW DELHI: Sardar Shaukat Ali Kashmiri Chairman of United Kashmir People's National Party (UKPNP) an exiled leader who hails from Pakistani occupied Jammu & Kashmir (POJK) has strongly condemned Chinese invasion in Ladakh and Sino-Pak axis in the …
    • PM Narendra Modi chairs high-level meeting to take stock of Vizag gas leak May 8, 2020 2:16 am New Delhi, May 7 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a high-level meeting to take stock of the steps being taken in response to the Visakhapatnam gas leak incident in which 11 people have been killed. He discussed at length the …
    • Indians Rush to Buy Liquor as the Government Eases Lockdown May 5, 2020 12:46 am NEW DELHI – Hundreds of people rushed to buy liquor on Monday, queuing up in large numbers and violating social distancing measures outside several stores across India as the government eased some curbs on the 41st day of a nationwide lockdown against the …
    • Lockdown 3.0: What’s allowed, what’s not from tomorrow May 3, 2020 2:18 pm Migrant labourers on a special train in Uttar Pradesh. The third phase of the coronavirus-enforced lockdown to break the chain of transmission will kick in from Monday after the government extended the nationwide lockdown for two more weeks. According to …
    • Isis and al-Qaeda join forces in West Africa February 23, 2020 2:54 pm Groups linked to al-Qaeda and the Islamic State, at war with each other in the Middle East, are working together to take control of territory across a vast stretch of West Africa, US and local officials say, sparking fears the regional threat could grow …
    • Occupied Elsewhere: Selective Policies on Occupations and Territorial Disputes January 31, 2020 3:11 pm The following is a survey of the history of several protracted conflicts: Crimea and Donbas, Cyprus, Israel and the Palestinian territories, Kashmir, the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict, South Ossetia and Abkhazia, Transnistria, and Western Sahara. Crimea and …
    • Russian Pardons Commission to Debate Naama Issachar’s Plea Today January 27, 2020 10:33 am Photo Credit: Stanislav Kozlovskiy via Wikimedia Butyrka prison in Moscow The Russian commission on pardons will meet on Monday, January 27, to consider a plea for pardon from Israeli and US national Naama Issachar, who was sentenced to 7.5 years in prison …
    • Spotlight on green news & views: Hope & frustration at COP25 climate meet; eco-right arises December 7, 2019 11:35 pm CRITTERS AND THE GREAT OUTDOORS Walter Einenkel writes—Young sperm whale who beached himself had huge 220 pound 'ball of debris' in stomach: “A necropsy on a young male sperm whale that died after it became beached in Scotland, has revealed the …
    • China's Xi Supports Pakistan on Kashmir, Boosts Military Ties Ahead of Meeting With India October 12, 2019 12:40 am Chinese President Xi Jinping has offered his support to Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on the issue of Kashmir and boosted military ties between the two just days before a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In his third trip to Beijing …
    • The conflicts of Kashmir and Hong Kong: reminders of British imperialism October 2, 2019 4:17 pm Both Kahmir and Hong Kong had special status Presently, the world is witnessing two major conflicts in Asia; of Kashmir and of Hong Kong. Both of these conflicts have their roots back in the grubby legacy of British imperialism. In Kashmir, the British …
    • A Kashmiri Novelist on a State Under Siege August 17, 2019 2:41 am By Isaac Chotiner 16 August 2019 Demonstrators gather after Eid prayers on Monday, in Srinagar, India, to protest the suspension of Kashmir’s limited autonomy.Photograph by Atul Loke / NYT / Redux Last week, India’s government stripped Kashmir, …
    • Sri Lankans Up in Arms Over US Military Pacts August 15, 2019 8:36 pm Two defense cooperation agreements between the United States and Sri Lanka, the already signed Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement (ACSA) and the under-negotiation Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA), are triggering concern, criticism, and controversy …
    • India revokes Kashmir’s special status: All the latest updates August 15, 2019 8:55 am The Indian government has revoked the special status of Indian-administered Kashmir in its constitution, the most far-reaching political move on the disputed region in nearly 70 years. A presidential decree issued on August 5 revoked Article 370 of India’s …
    • Kashmir on Lockdown as India Strips Away Independence August 8, 2019 6:23 am On Tuesday August 6, Lok Sabha, the Lower House of the Indian Parliament, passed the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Bill. The Bill had already been announced and passed a day prior in the Rajya Sabha (Upper House) by the Home Minister of India, Amit Shah …
    • Kashmir: The world's most dangerous conflict August 7, 2019 11:08 am Like so many conflicts around the world, the dispute over Kashmir began with independence from a colonial power. In 1947, the United Kingdom gave in to the struggle for freedom in its Indian colony and granted it independence. The retreating British left …
    • Are India's legislative actions in Jammu and Kashmir legal? August 7, 2019 6:37 am A challenge could be brought to the Supreme Court, which would likely reject the presidential order, experts say. India’s Hindu nationalist-led government on Monday used a presidential order to revoke the special constitutional status of Muslim-majority …
    • India redraws political map on Kashmir, raising tensions August 6, 2019 4:13 pm NEW DELHI (AP) — India is redrawing its political map again. Parliament has approved a proposal by the Hindu nationalist-led government that strips statehood from Jammu and Kashmir, its only Muslim-majority state, splitting the region into two union …
    • Indias risky Kashmir power grab, explained August 6, 2019 5:23 am India’s government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has made a controversial move to usurp power from the nation’s only Muslim-majority state, potentially igniting unrest in one of the world’s most dangerous nuclear flashpoints. On Monday, Indian Home …
    • US briefing: Trump crowd chants 'send her back', Puerto Rico and Kevin Spacey July 18, 2019 10:01 am Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Crowd chants ‘send her back’ as Trump attacks Ilhan Omar Donald Trump’s demonisation of four Democratic congresswomen is growing nastier by the day, with the president apparently reveling in the …
    • Why Kampai will satiate your Japanese food cravings May 5, 2019 3:46 am The new restaurant hub for millennials in Delhi is Aerocity. Areas such as Greater Kailash, Haus Khas & Defense Colony, once favourites for restaurant business, are now passé. Aerocity is well-planned and offers a good mix of F&B brands. When it …
    • Grapevine May 1, 2019: Heroines and heroes April 30, 2019 4:53 pm On its Facebook page, the Polish Embassy in Tel Aviv features portraits and thumbnail biographies of heroines of the Warsaw Ghetto. The details are in Polish, Hebrew and English, with the names accompanying the portraits of the women written in Hebrew and …
    • At Talkatora stadium, BJP trader leader is surrounded on stage April 19, 2019 8:45 pm New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves at the end of ‘Traders Sammelan’ at Talkatora Stadium, in New Delhi (PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore)  A group of traders, mostly from Mayapuri where violence broke out during a sealing drive last week, gathered on …
    • MBA graduate, mother held for duping five men February 18, 2019 10:22 pm A 43-year-old woman and her mother have been arrested for allegedly selling their Greater Kailash house to five different men using forged documents, the police said on Monday. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (South East) Ghanshyam Bansal said the …
    • Human Rights Watch Film Festival, London January 31, 2019 5:06 pm Many filmmakers, protagonists, Human Rights Watch researchers, and activists will take part in in-depth post-screening Q&A and panel discussions at the Barbican, BFI Southbank, and Regent Street Cinema. The festival will open at the Barbican on March …
    • HRW Film Festival to feature award-winning Palestinian film ‘Screwdriver’ January 31, 2019 1:41 pm PNN/ London/ The Human Rights Watch Film Festival will be presented in London from March 13-22, 2019, featuring 15 award-winning documentary and feature films, Human Rights Watch said today. The international line-up of films from Venezuela, South …
    • Delhi Conference Bolsters UK’s Brexit Case January 14, 2019 4:57 pm As Britain flounders towards its unpredictable semi-European future, an international foreign affairs conference in New Delhi has surprisingly produced a persuasive case for Brexit being the UK’s best long-term course, despite all the problems and …
    • China acquired over 20 ports around the world in 2018 after indebting countries January 1, 2019 7:43 am Jan 01, 2019 News 0 In 2018 alone, China acquired over 20 deep water and air ports from several countries around the world. China was able to do so by lending those countries massive amounts of money they can never repay. The country is accused of …
    • New on Netflix January 2019 - best TV shows and films to watch December 31, 2018 5:09 pm Netflix kicks off 2019 with new original series like Sex Education starring Gillian Andeson. There's also a few guilty pleasures with Austin Powers for January's new additions. As well as Star Trek Discovery, the Series of Unfortunate Events …
    • Angelina Jolie doesn't rule out move into politics December 28, 2018 6:36 pm (KUTV) January sees some high-profile films leaving Netflix, but you can take solace in knowing that there is a equally impressive lot of titles coming to the streaming service next month. Last month's recommendations were completely culled from …
    • Coming to Netflix in January 2019   December 28, 2018 4:00 pm (KUTV) January sees some high-profile films leaving Netflix, but you can take solace in knowing that there is a equally impressive lot of titles coming to the streaming service next month. Last month's recommendations were completely culled from …
    • Why Oakdale, Modesto Christian coaches are upbeat as upcoming tournament hosts December 24, 2018 10:31 pm Oakdale basketball coach Hondo Arpoika wasn’t sure where his team would be as the season approached. He had a solid senior class, some talented underclassmen and the usual wait for football season to end. Heading into the 48th annual Oakdale Rotary Classic …
    • New Netflix UK movies and box sets for January 2019 including Titans, Star Trek: Discovery and Lion December 12, 2018 4:55 pm With January fast approaching many of us will be contemplating New year's resolutions for 2019. Somewhere on that list will be something to do with an increase in physical exercise, giving up something you should never have started, and maybe even …
    • New to Netflix January 2019 - best TV shows and films to watch December 12, 2018 1:43 pm Netflix kicks off 2019 with new original series like Sex Education starring Gillian Andeson. There's also a few guilty pleasures with Austin Powers for January's new additions. As well as Star Trek Discovery, the Series of Unfortunate Events …
    • Roundup: Los Banos earns share of WAC championship with thrilling win over Pacheco. October 27, 2018 9:19 am Los Banos head coach Dustin Caropreso wanted a screen pass to running back Justin Incaprera. Quarterback Dasani Tate saw something else. The Tigers quarterback went with the other option on the play and the result was a 70-yard touchdown to receiver Landon …
    • China, Pakistan Will Compromise to Keep Relationship Going - Senior Analyst October 24, 2018 10:20 pm Interviews 14:24 24.10.2018(updated 18:29 24.10.2018) Get short URL Jabin T Jacob, a senior regional security analyst based in Delhi, told Sputnik that despite the recent change in Islamabad’s diplomacy vis-à-vis Beijing, the mechanisms underpinning the …
    • Roundup: RC nears perfection; Central starts slow, but rolls; Davis close to .500 October 20, 2018 6:49 am Ripon Christian closed in on a perfect season with ease on Friday night. Five Knights scored touchdowns as RC (9-0, 6-0 SL) rolled to a 41-0 victory over host Le Grand (3-6, 2-4). How dominant is Ripon Christian? It’s outscored its opponents 381-58 and has …
    • Roundup: Golden Valley scores late to win thriller over Atwater. Los Banos, Pacheco win big. October 6, 2018 4:54 pm Jose Orozco scored on an 8-yard touchdown run to give the Golden Valley High football team the lead with 2 minutes and 15 seconds left, and the Cougars defense stopped the Atwater offense late to hold on to a 27-21 win on Friday night at Dave Honey Stadium …
    • Roundup: Los Banos gets offensive in victory. Merced clobbers El Capitan. September 22, 2018 10:59 am The Los Banos High offense was clicking on Friday night. Quarterback Dasani Tate threw three touchdowns in just his second start and running back Justin Incaprera rushed for 158 yards and two scores as the Tigers outlasted Grace Davis 42-32 at Loftin …
    • News Alerts! Russian aircraft shot down by Syrian government missiles: Russian Defense Ministry September 18, 2018 9:43 am 2:30 pm: Is Navjot Sidhu ji a Pakistan spokesperson? Is he a Pakistani Govt official? It is Pakistan which has to officially put out a statement or communication on this(Kartarpur corridor), not him. Unfortunately, he thinks politics is also a comedy show: …
    • National treasures should come before sports September 13, 2018 4:11 pm After the National Museum of Brazil’s grand celebration of its 200th anniversary in July, its sudden destruction earlier this month in a massive blaze shocked the world. Established by the Portuguese imperial family in its Brazilian colony, the museum …
    • Raising a stink August 27, 2018 11:19 am Ragpickers at Bhalswa landfill site. (Express Photo by Praveen Khanna) The year 2015 was an eye-opener of sorts for Arpit Bhargava. Down with dengue, the lawyer started thinking about the link between waste and diseases. But thoughts gave way to action …
    • Why Los Banos’ quarterback isn’t your normal two-sport athlete. August 24, 2018 3:01 am It was a nervous week for Dustin Caropreso. The Los Banos High football coach wasn’t sure he’d get his starting quarterback back in one piece. Junior Colby Copp missed a week of practices earlier this month to travel to Tennessee to compete in one of the …
    • Kofi Annan: Former UN secretary general and Nobel Peace Prize laureate August 20, 2018 3:39 pm In December 1996, the selection of Kofi Annan as the seventh secretary general of the United Nations had been a milestone. This was the first time in the history of the UN that a secretary general had been chosen from the UN staff, and Annan, an …
    • CPEC: Pakistan’s ‘Chinanization’ or Colonization? June 17, 2018 8:20 am By Adnan Qaiser     17/6/2018 Adnan Qaiser is a Research Associate at the prestigious Conference of Defence Associations Institute, Canada, with a distinguished career in the armed forces and international diplomacy. He examines Sino-Pak relations …
    • Taste of success May 27, 2018 9:20 pm Mahendragarh: Students of Center for Innovation Skill and Entrepreneurship Development (CISED) at the Central University of Haryana (CUH) have bagged the first position in organic food fest category during the ‘Festival of Bharat’ held in New Delhi …
    • PM Narendra Modi's 43rd edition of 'Mann Ki Baat': Full text April 29, 2018 4:43 pm PM Modi spoke on a variety of issues during the  43rd edition of his radio programmed Mann Ki Baat. Photo:PTI Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the nation through his monthly radio programme - Mann Ki Baat - during which he touched upon a …
    • Mann ki Baat: Full text of PM Modi’s speech April 29, 2018 9:08 am Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation in his 43rd Mann ki Baat radio programme on Sunday. My dear countrymen, Namaskar. Just a while ago, from the 4th of April to the 15th of April, the 21st Commonwealth Games were held in Australia. 71 …
    • Total SA April 25, 2018 4:03 pm Key Employees Patrick Pouyanne Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Executive Board Anne Marie Idrac Director, Non Executive Board Marie Christine Coisne Roquette Director, Non Executive Board Gerard Lamarche Director, Non Executive Board Patrick Artus …
    • Political crimes of the United Kingdom exposed by Russian diplomat April 25, 2018 3:28 pm Excerpts from remarks by Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova delivered April 19, 2018 – see The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation for her full remarks Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova makes these …
    • Maldives Declines Indian Invite for Joint Exercise, Analysts Cite China as Cause February 28, 2018 1:48 pm Opinion 14:10 28.02.2018(updated 14:11 28.02.2018) Get short URL The Maldives’ rejection of India’s invitation for a multilateral military exercise without conveying any strong reason is being considered the biggest rebuff by the Indian Ocean archipelago …
    • From 'fragrant' Filipinas to shooting vaginas: Duterte's top 6 sexist remarks February 14, 2018 2:12 am Being the father of the nation has not changed President Rodrigo Duterte when it comes to using misogynistic language Published 9:47 AM, February 14, 2018 Updated 9:58 AM, February 14, 2018 MANILA, Philippines – After one year and 8 months, it has become …
    • Merced hoping to make second-half run in CCC. First step was rout of Buhach Colony. January 27, 2018 11:27 am Jeremy Redwine started it with a 3-pointer from the top of the key less than a minute into the game. Adam Cardoso and Anthony Robinson followed with two more shots from long distance less than a minute apart. Xavier Stewart followed with two baskets in the …
    • Indian Income Tax raids in Tamil Nadu: Huge tax evasion by relatives of Sasikala, Dinakaran of income of ₹1,430 crores! November 25, 2017 5:55 am Narada News by Dr. Abdul Ruff Colachal November 24, 2017 A critical point has been repeated in these columns about rampant corruption being promoted by the federal and state governments as a key policy to loot the national resources at various levels by …
    • Egan scores 3 TDs to help Merced keep Mayor’s Cup. Buhach Colony wins Bloss Bowl. November 4, 2017 2:06 pm Garrett Egan rushed for three touchdowns as the Merced High football team overcame a sloppy start to defeat Golden Valley 30-0 in the 24th annual Battle for the Mayor’s Cup on Friday night at Veterans Stadium. The Bears (4-6, 3-3 Central California …
    • Prediction column: Week 10 rivalry games will settle league titles. How cool is that? November 3, 2017 8:38 am Where will you be? Who do you like? Here’s a quick look at Week 10’s must-see match-ups and our picks: Oakdale (8-1, 6-0) at Central Catholic (8-0, 6-0): The Bee’s top-two large-school teams are also the top two teams in the southern half of the Sac- …
    • Oakdale, Central Catholic battle for supremacy; plus expanded small-school rankings October 30, 2017 9:06 pm Large School Comprised of teams from the Central California Conference, Modesto Metro Conference, Valley Oak League and Western Athletic Conference. 1. (1) Oakdale (8-1, 6-0): The Mustangs can clinch their 13th VOL championship in 16 seasons with a victory …
    • Power rankings: MoHi enters Top 10 after upset of previously unbeaten Downey October 24, 2017 6:56 pm Large School Comprised of teams from the Central California Conference, Modesto Metro Conference, Valley Oak League and Western Athletic Conference. 1. (1) Oakdale (7-1, 5-0): Josh Jacobson (114 yards, touchdown) and Oscar Ramos (81 yards, two touchdowns) …
    • There are six football teams still unbeaten. Here’s how they’ve remained perfect. October 19, 2017 1:38 am Los Banos football coach Dustin Caropreso has been here before: undefeated going into Week 8. He was a senior the last time the Tigers (7-0, 2-0) traveled this far into the season without a loss. The year was 1992 and “Baby Got Back” blasted through the …
    • Buhach Colony finds success using quarterback in different ways. El Capitan blitzed. September 30, 2017 11:29 am The Buhach Colony High football team wants to find different ways to use the skills of quarterback Clay Abrams. They displayed a few ways on Friday night. Abrams opened the scoring with a 66-yard touchdown run on a designed run and later threw touchdown …
    • Predictions: Downey, Modesto stay on collision course in Modesto Metro Conference September 28, 2017 1:03 am It’s Week 5 in the Stanislaus District and our attention shifts to the Modesto Metro Conference, where it’s homecoming week for Downey and Davis. The Knights look to keep the party rocking all night long at Chuck Hughes Stadium in the Central Valley …
    • Total SA September 23, 2017 11:48 am Key Employees Patrick Pouyanne Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Executive Board Anne Marie Idrac Director, Non Executive Board Marie Christine Coisne Roquette Director, Non Executive Board Gerard Lamarche Director, Non Executive Board Patrick Artus …
    • Predictions: Central Catholic will counter Manteca's size with 'scrappers' September 20, 2017 11:24 pm Two years ago, the Central Catholic football team walked into one of the most tradition-rich stadiums in the Stanislaus District and dictated terms with two hulking linebackers: Kekupaa Freehauf and Austin Escobar. Freehauf and Escobar set the physical …
    • The many challenges India's new Defense Minister faces September 20, 2017 3:48 am By Barkha Dutt Editor's note: Barkha Dutt is an Emmy nominated, multi-award winning journalist and author based in Delhi. She is a television Anchor and journalist with over 20 years experience and a specialization in conflict reporting from areas such …
    • Livingston’s Guzman scores four touchdowns; Gustine’s Perez tops 300 rushing yards September 10, 2017 7:49 am Anderson Guzman had a career night, scoring four touchdowns to lead the Livingston High football team to a 42-0 win over Le Grand on Friday night at Livingston High. Guzman scored on runs of 3, 2, 4 and 38 yards against the outmanned Bulldogs. It was a …
    • Predictions: Regional heavyweights collide in Oakdale and Stockton on Friday. September 7, 2017 8:54 pm It will be a contrast in styles and culture when the Oakdale High football team hosts mighty Folsom on Friday evening. The Bulldogs have blossomed into a true state power and Division-I talent factory under coach Kris Richardson. Folsom has won two CIF …
    • Predictions: If you want your football team to win early, you’d better have this. September 1, 2017 12:25 pm Experience matters as much in high school football as talent or sheer numbers. That much was clear in Week 0 as the programs with veteran-laden rosters cruised down victory lane. Del Campo of Fair Oaks made the trek to Merced with 33 seniors, each battle- …
    • Can Central California Conference teams rebound after tough first week? August 31, 2017 12:58 am It was a rough start to the season for the Central California Conference. Only Pitman emerged from the opening week with a victory as the CCC opened with a 1-6 record combined. Turlock, Merced and Buhach Colony opened with some tough matchups. “I think the …
    • World View: Christopher Clary — India will define its future with answers to 3 questions August 16, 2017 7:26 am By Christopher Clary This week, as India celebrates 70 years of independence, it celebrates also its status as a great power. As the most important "global swing state," the nation is actively courted from all directions. But what kind of power …
    • Today is India’s 70th birthday. How it answers these 3 questions will define its future — and the world’s. August 15, 2017 10:03 am This week, as India celebrates 70 years of independence, it celebrates also its status as a great power. As the most important “global swing state,” the nation is actively courted from all directions. But what kind of power will India become? The answers …
    • Could a war break out between India and China — again? July 21, 2017 2:11 am “The United States does not recognize our countries as great powers.” Chairman Mao Zedong, the Communist revolutionary and the founding father of the People’s Republic of China, said this to Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first prime minister, in 1954. The two …
    • How India is Playing its Indian Ocean Ace Card July 7, 2017 4:15 pm For an isolated outpost over 800 miles from India’s coast, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands have made surprising number of appearances in the Indian headlines the past two months. In May, Prime Minister Modi Narendra Modi implored his countrymen to visit …
    • Live antibiotics use bacteria to kill bacteria June 13, 2017 3:35 pm The woman in her 70s was in trouble. What started as a broken leg led to an infection in her hip that hung on for two years and several hospital stays. At a Nevada hospital, doctors gave the woman seven different antibiotics, one after the other. The drugs …
    • World news photos: Naked weekend, blowing up rubble June 12, 2017 11:59 am JAKE ELLISON, SPECIAL TO SEATTLEPI.COM Published 8:35 pm, Sunday, June 11, 2017 Photo: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images The moon rises above lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center in New York City on June 10, 2017, as seen from West Orange, NJ. The moon …
    • World news photos: Naked weekend, blowing up the rubble and more June 12, 2017 11:22 am JAKE ELLISON, SPECIAL TO SEATTLEPI.COM Published 6:35 pm, Sunday, June 11, 2017 Photo: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images The moon rises above lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center in New York City on June 10, 2017, as seen from West Orange, NJ. The moon …
    • For China, which is riding the North Korean tiger, getting off isn’t easy May 5, 2017 11:24 pm Certainly, North Korea tests the powers that meet here-China, the US, Russia, Japan and South Korea-and holds the card in the precarious status quo. (Illustration: Rohnit phore) We all know by now that North Korea is economically sapped, has conducted five …
    • The case for Urdu as Pakistan's official language May 2, 2017 2:42 am Illustration by Marium Ali A patriotic song blares through speakers placed on either side of the stage. The Urdu ditty that talks down terrorists was produced and released by the army’s public relations department in response to the 2014 Army Public School …
    • Chinese Troops Participate in Pakistan’s Republic Day Parade March 23, 2017 1:57 pm ISLAMABAD —  A grand annual military parade marking Pakistan’s Republic Day has for the first time involved Chinese troops, underscoring Beijing’s increasingly strong partnership with Islamabad. The Pakistan military displayed its conventional and nuclear- …
    • Obama’s unreported Pakistan sanctions limit U.S. options for looming Afghanistan crisis February 2, 2017 12:34 am How the U.S. Trump Administration deals with emerging Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iran issues may have been affected by the policies and last-minute sanctions enacted by the outgoing administration. Special to WorldTribune.com By Gregory R. Copley, Editor, …
    • Acts of faith: Why people get killed over blasphemy in Pakistan January 5, 2017 3:38 am An angry mob sets Christian homes on fire in Joseph Colony, Lahore, in 2013 | M Arif, White Star Even though the rally had ended late, even though the night sky over Gangapur was turning translucent, Falak Sher’s wife insisted we stop by her house for …
    • India COVID-19 Cases Drop to Around 80,000 June 15, 2021 2:57 am India's new coronavirus cases are diminishing, including a 31% decline in one week, as the Asian nation closes in on the United States with the most infections in the world. On Sunday, the pandemic worldwide has caused the deaths of 3,819,403 people …
    • 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 …
    • U.S. officials worry about Russia’s growing links to China June 15, 2021 2:26 am Hyperbole? To some degree, yes. Hypocrisy? On some fronts, for sure. But to the Biden administration, such lovey-dovey rhetoric between Moscow and Beijing cannot be ignored. In fact, U.S. wariness over the Russia-China relationship has grown to the point …
    • India, South Korea Steer Clear of Making Direct References to China During Their G7 Meetings June 14, 2021 8:58 pm India 11:37 GMT 14.06.2021Get short URL The final G7 Communiqué has been blasted by China, with its embassy in the United Kingdom outright rejecting the “system and order advocated by a handful of countries”. The Chinese mission further warned that “the …
    • Private facilities spread unevenly, getting Covid shot in Delhi also depends on where you live June 14, 2021 3:49 pm The uneven distribution of private healthcare facilities across Delhi shows that every time government vaccination centres have been closed after running out of vaccines, administration of Covid shots to those in the 18-44 age bracket has largely been …
    • Audit Advisory for Tuesday, June 15, 2021 June 14, 2021 2:30 pm   For Immediate Release:                                                       June 14, 2021                                                             Audit Advisory for Tuesday, June 15, 2021 Columbus – Auditor of State Keith Faber’s office is …
    • Honeywell to supply adsorbents to help setting up of oxygen plants in India June 14, 2021 12:21 pm NEW DELHI: Honeywell on Monday said it was partnering India’s premier Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) besides the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research and Indian Institute of Petroleum (CSIR–IIP) for supply of molecular sieve …
    • Monsoon runs into roadblock just ahead of Delhi June 14, 2021 11:18 am A day ahead of its anticipated but earlier-than-schedule arrival over Delhi, the monsoon has run into a roadblock from dry westerlies associated with an approaching western disturbance from the opposite direction and preparing to cross in from the …
    • Monsoon likely to hit Delhi in next 24-36 hours, light showers expected for 2 days June 14, 2021 6:20 am With monsoon expected to hit Delhi in the next 24-36 hours, light showers and below-normal temperatures are expected in the national capital over the next two days. The mercury is likely to remain below normal throughout the week. Monsoon usually hits …
    • Sanjaya Baru | India’s Great Helmsman: Salute to Narasimha Rao June 14, 2021 4:33 am Rao lent his prime ministerial imprimatur to the sweeping industrial and trade policy reforms that set India on a new growth path It was interesting that the day after Congressman Jitin Prasada joined the BJP, the political future of Rajasthan’s Sachin …
    • View: A closer reading of GoI’s new view on FTAs June 14, 2021 4:01 am India’s foreign trade officials will once again return to negotiating tables to craft a series of free or preferential trade agreements (FTA/PTAs). Recent news reports suggest that India and the EU will finally resume their long-interrupted discussion …
    • Delhi: The last among unequals envy the ‘better-off’ poor June 13, 2021 11:16 pm People line up outside schools to avail of Delhi government’s monthly rationNEW DELHI: The economically disadvantaged are not equally poor in Delhi’s districts. Those in East and North-East districts have had to sometimes resort to begging to stave off …
    • Monsoon to reach Delhi in two days, early by a fortnight June 13, 2021 10:40 am A rampant monsoon may check into the national capital Delhi within the next two days, or at least two weeks earlier than schedule. On Sunday, it covered a wide swath of East and North-East India and parts of North-West India only next door to Delhi, India …
    • Mercury may dip as light showers expected in Delhi on Sunday June 13, 2021 8:51 am Light-to-moderate rainfall coupled with strong winds is expected in Delhi on Sunday, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. With monsoon expected to arrive around June 15 in the city, the IMD expects cloudy skies and light showers till Thursday. …
    • Current fiscal may see highest number of model launches: Royal Enfield June 13, 2021 7:29 am Mid-sized motorcycle maker Royal Enfield expects the current fiscal to be one of the best for the company in terms of new model launches as it looks to drive in an array of new products for domestic and international markets, according to a top company …
    • Over 50 shanties of Rohingya refugees gutted in fire in Delhi; no casualty June 13, 2021 5:38 am By PTI NEW DELHI: More than 50 shanties were gutted in a fire that broke out at a Rohingya refugee camp near Kalindi Kunj Metro station in south east Delhi, officials said on Sunday. The incident took place on Saturday and the fire department received …
    • Chandni Chowk to DND-Ashram: Deadlines for key Delhi projects revised June 13, 2021 4:42 am The deadlines of most ongoing infrastructure projects across Delhi have been revised by over 2 months owing to the Covid-induced lockdown that forced a pause in work as labourers started leaving for their hometowns. Although work has resumed, the pace …
    • For the first time in India, bridge to be built in 20 days June 13, 2021 4:29 am 75% of work on the road overbridge in Valsad has already been completed and the bridge will be ready by June 22 If all goes according to the plan, the Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (WDFC) will finish building a road overbridge (ROB) in 20 days, a …
    • From The Past Pages Of Dawn: 1971: Fifty Years Ago: India to move 25 lakh DPs June 13, 2021 3:45 am NEW Delhi: India yesterday [June 11] announced plans to move 25,00,000 East Pakistan displaced persons away from border areas to 50 new camps with the help of an international airlift by planes of the United States, the Soviet Union, Britain and Australia. …
    • Water supply likely to be hit in parts of Delhi June 13, 2021 3:25 am NEW DELHI:  The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) on Saturday said that the ‘pressure’ of water will be low in parts of the city in the coming days as production at the Chandrawal plant has been reduced. Water production at the plant has been reduced due to the “high …
    • Three-hour-long battle puts out major fire in Lajpat Nagar’s Central market June 13, 2021 3:25 am NEW DELHI:  A major fire broke out inside a four-storey building in Lajpat Nagar’s Central market in South East Delhi on Saturday morning. No casualty was reported even as 30 fire tenders, several ambulances and more than 70 firefighters battled for hours …
    • Corporations yet to finish survey of all dangerous buildings in Delhi June 13, 2021 12:02 am North Delhi Municipal Corporation’s survey has identified 424 dangerous structures while 78.5% of the annual exercise has been completed (Representative image)NEW DELHI: The advancement of monsoon arrival date has put the dangerous building survey exercise …
    • No heat wave conditions likely in next five days: IMD June 12, 2021 3:49 pm In a sign of relief from the sweltering summer heat prevailing in most parts of the country, the India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) on Saturday also forecast “no heat wave conditions likely over any part of the country during the next five days”. As …
    • “Global forces” need to come together in terror fight with Islamic State in Africa June 12, 2021 2:48 pm New Delhi, June 12 : The ghastly terror attacks in Mozambiques Palma town on March 24, which received a rather muted response across the world, is a wake-up call for global civil society as well as the business community. According to Vision for Humanitys …
    • Where can I swim in Greater Lansing? Your guide to public pools reopening in summer 2021 June 12, 2021 2:15 pm June is coming in hot in Greater Lansing, but swimmers will have a chance to cool off as pools reopen in the region.  Saturday's high at the Capitol Region International Airport is projected at 86 degrees with a chance of thunderstorms, according to …
    • Algae in Yamuna, water supply in Delhi to be affected June 12, 2021 1:36 pm Due to high growth of algae in the Yamuna river, water supply in some parts of the city would be affected Saturday onwards and will be available on low pressure until the situation improves, the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) said in a statement on Saturday. The …
    • Why Delhi will see an early monsoon this year June 12, 2021 9:35 am Relief may be around the corner from Delhi’s soaring temperatures as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has announced an early onset of monsoon in the city, much ahead of its normal arrival date. Pre-monsoon showers are forecast to begin in the city …
    • Delhi weather forecast: Pre-monsoon showers expected this weekend June 12, 2021 7:26 am Delhi is likely to see light to moderate intensity rain on Saturday accompanied by gusty winds, as per the India Meteorological Department (IMD). Pre-monsoon showers are expected to continue in Delhi until the arrival of the southwest monsoon around June …
    • UN: India desires 'neighbourly' relations with Pak June 12, 2021 12:54 am New York [India], June 12 (ANI): India on Friday said it desires "normal neighbourly relations" with Pakistan and the onus is on Islamabad to create a conducive atmosphere by taking "credible, verifiable" action to not allow any …
    • He could sing before he could speak June 11, 2021 9:05 pm Singer and musician Agney Mulay performing at the Anti-CAA rally held in Harvard Square, Cambridge, Mass. January 2019. Photo courtesy Agney MulayAgney Mulay, 30, was once a shy child. Though today, he lives up to his name which means ‘Born from fire’. But …
    • Monsoon likely to reach Delhi by June 15, nearly two weeks ahead of schedule June 11, 2021 7:47 pm Monsoon is likely to cover the remaining parts of the country, including Delhi, in the next 3-4 days, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Friday. The normal onset date of monsoon in Delhi is June 27, however, IMD officials said conditions are …
    • Facilitators & spoilers June 11, 2021 4:52 pm Afghanistan is an important state approximately situated in Central Asia. It has its borders in the east and south with Pakistan and uses the sea route via Pakistan. Both countries have about 2600 km long border, fencing of which is nearing its completion …
    • Global shortage of health personnel, says WHO June 11, 2021 2:57 pm New Delhi [India], June 11 (ANI): The World Health Organisation (WHO) has observed a global shortage of health personnel and is seeking solutions for challenges faced in international mobility. In 2013, that shortage was estimated to be 12.9 million …
    • Pacy monsoon may cover most of the country next week June 11, 2021 2:36 pm The monsoon, which is running ahead of time over parts of Central India and catching up fast over the East, may advance over the entire country (outside South Rajasthan and Kutch region of Gujarat) during the next 5-6 days, India Meteorological Department …
    • Southwest monsoon advances further into North Arabian Sea a June 11, 2021 11:46 am New Delhi [India], June 11 (ANI): The Southwest monsoon advanced further into parts of north Arabian Sea, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Friday. It has also advanced into most parts of the north …
    • Companies offer freebies to boost India's covid vaccination drive June 11, 2021 7:33 am Businesses ranging from Celio and McDonald’s to and Reliance General Insurance have jumped on the national effort to vaccinate the domestic population by offering freebies, including loyalty points, discounts and higher rates of interest on fixed deposits. …
    • ZEE5 to launch in the US on 22 June June 11, 2021 6:19 am NEW DELHI: ZEE5, the video streaming service owned by Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd, will launch in the United States on 22 June, the company said in a statement. The OTT service is already present in international territories such as the UK and the …
    • 90 per cent builders say impact of second COVID wave far more intense than first one: Survey June 11, 2021 5:09 am By PTI NEW DELHI: Around 90 per cent of real estate developers feel that the second wave of the COVID-19 has been more "devastating" on their business than the first one, as new sales and collections have fallen drastically since April this year, …
    • Digital transactions total Rs 131 lakh crore in Q1 June 10, 2021 9:54 am New Delhi [India], June 10 (ANI): Digital transactions in the country during January to March stood at 93.7 crore in volume terms and Rs 131 lakh crore in value terms, Worldline India said on Thursday. The total number of debit cards at the end of Q1 CY21 …
    • Heat, humidity and relaxed lockdown norms keep power consumption on the rise in Delhi June 10, 2021 8:04 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  With humidity and temperature rising, Delhi’s peak power demand clocked 6,185 MW on Wednesday, the highest so far this summer. The power demand is 21 per cent more than the corresponding peak power demand of 5,119 MW …
    • Water solutions approved in Port Dover, Simcoe June 10, 2021 1:08 am Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News New development on hold in Port Rowan Author of the article: Monte Sonnenberg Norfolk County will pipe raw water from Bloomsburg into Simcoe as a part of a near-term solution to urban water shortages in the east part …
    • Yaas damage: Central team visits Budge Budge, meets Bengal officials June 10, 2021 12:42 am Kolkata: A central team on Wednesday visited Pujali area in Budge Budge to gauge the damage caused by cyclone Yaas. Following this, the team led by S K Shahi, a joint secretary of the home ministry, went to Nabanna to hold a meeting with top state …
    • 'The evil empire'- Is China on its way to world domination&amp;quest;- The New Indian Express June 10, 2021 12:40 am On March 8, 1983, American president Ronald Reagan named the Soviet Union the Evil Empire. He said that the Soviets “must be made to understand we will never compromise our principles and standards [nor] ignore the facts of history and the aggressive …
    • The World Needs a Breakthrough Year June 9, 2021 5:16 pm LONDON – This year must mark a global turning point. Whereas international cooperation often failed in 2020, we now have an opportunity – and the responsibility – to usher in a new era in which a healthier, greener, safer, and fairer world is possible. The …
    • A Chinese Company Reshaping the World Leaves a Troubled Trail June 9, 2021 3:38 pm (Bloomberg Businessweek) -- Christopher Fernando knows the price of rapacious development. It has eaten his kitchen.Only the sink remains along what was once an outer wall of Fernando’s seafront home on the west coast of Sri Lanka, about 20 miles north of …
    • Basmati to saffron, cherry to strawberry – the story of peace and development in Kashmir June 9, 2021 2:21 pm New Delhi, June 9: As much as 60,000 hectares of Basmati agricultural land will be converted into a more productive one as the Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) administration has decided to provide good quality seeds at cheaper rates to around 7.5 lakh farmers …
    • FREO - India's first credit-led Neobank is here June 9, 2021 12:44 pm New Delhi [India], June 9 (ANI/BusinessWire India): FREO is a first of its kind, credit-led Neobank in India that is designed to serve the banking needs of millennials in India and Southeast Asia. For many of its offerings, the company has partnered …
    • History, uploaded: Crowdsourcing a South Asian archive of memory June 9, 2021 8:30 am Can a sepia-tone photograph capture hues of identity, longing, nostalgia and home? Consider this. It is the spring of 1982. Twenty-five-year-old Tahzeeb has just landed in Riyadh after taking her maiden flight from Pakistan to reunite with her husband …
    • Heat wave likely over northwest Rajasthan June 9, 2021 7:53 am Heat wave condition is expected over isolated pockets of northwest Rajasthan, India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Wednesday. The weather office made the forecast based on maximum temperature in the region that was noted 45.1 degrees Celsius at …
    • From The Past Pages Of Dawn: 1971: Fifty Years Ago: Five AL leaders sentenced June 9, 2021 6:14 am DACCA: The Special Military Court No 1 has sentenced five persons, including prominent leaders of the defunct Awami League, to 14 years’ rigorous imprisonment each, and also ordered the confiscation of 50 per cent of their property. They were tried in …
    • Delhi records 316 new COVID cases, 41 fatalities; marked decline in funerals in last one week June 9, 2021 2:48 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  The national capital recorded 316 fresh Covid-19 cases with a positivity rate of 0.44 per cent, and 41 fatalities, according to the health bulletin released on Tuesday. The number of new coronavirus cases and the …
    • MCD polls: Caste balance in BJP’s pick for top posts June 9, 2021 2:47 am Express News Service NEW DELHI:  The BJP has sought to strike a caste and regional balance by nominating councillors from diverse social groups for top positions mayor, deputy mayor, chairman of the standing committee, and leader of the House in three …
    • Entrepreneur Rohit Khosla Is A True Messiah As He Makes A Massive Contribution Amidst Covid-19 Crisi; Read To Know June 9, 2021 1:08 am The concept of entrepreneurship is not just to rake in the moolah but also to transform social problems into solutions. Very few individuals take up this challenge to uplift society. With a primary goal of eradicating social problems in India, entrepreneur …
    • Softball: Mahopac's Lauren Zecca voted lohud Player of the Week June 9, 2021 12:23 am After nearly 40,000 votes, a week that featured an exciting end to the regular season, plus a thrilling start to the first playoff action in two years, it's time to crown the lohud Softball Player of the Week. Here's more on this week's winner: …
    • Corpn to rope in school principals to check crowding at foodgrain centres June 9, 2021 12:13 am This pandemic has wreaked havoc in the lives of migrants and poor of the capital, who've found it extremely hard to make both ends meet. Obtaining ration has been the biggest battle they've had to fight all these months. Many of them have hardly …
    • 16 mango varieties exported to Bahrain: Govt June 8, 2021 10:36 pm New Delhi [India], June 8 (ANI): In a major boost to mango exports potential from the eastern region, exports of as many as 16 varieties of mangoes from West Bengal and Bihar to Bahrain commenced on Tuesday, the Commerce Ministry said. The fruits have been …
    • The “Armenia Alliance” Electoral Platform and the Parliamentary Elections June 8, 2021 5:13 pm Former president of Armenia and head of Armenia Alliance Robert Kocharyan speaking at May 29 event The political coalition “Hayastan Dashinq” (hereinafter “Armenia Alliance”) held its founding ceremony in Yerevan, Armenia on May 9, 2021 with the signing of …
    • Coronavirus latest news- Antibodies can protect against Covid for at least 10 months, study finds June 8, 2021 5:07 pm The number of people in England with Covid-19 has increased by around three quarters in a week, figures suggest. The Office for National Statistics estimates that 85,600 people in England had the virus in the week to May 29 - around one in 640 people in …
    • Delhi mayoral polls: BJP strikes caste, regional balance in candidate selections June 8, 2021 2:43 pm By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The BJP has sought to strike a caste and regional balance by nominating councillors from diverse social groups for top positions -- mayor, deputy mayor, chairman of the standing committee, and leader of house -- in three …
    • Bicycle Market Size to Reach USD 147.24 Billion by 2027; Rising Urbanization & Rising Health Awareness in Consumers to Augment Market Growth, Reports Fortune Business Insights™ June 8, 2021 2:15 pm Pune, India, June 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global bicycle market size is likely to hit USD 147.24 billion by 2027, exhibiting a CAGR of 6.1% during the forecast timescale. Bicycles are commonly used for commuting, exercising, hiking, and sports by …
    • No cremation of Covid-19 bodies over weekend in East Delhi June 8, 2021 1:28 pm By Gaurav AroraNew Delhi [India], June 8 (ANI): For the first time in nearly two months, no bodies of Covid-19 victims were brought to the crematoriums in east Delhi last weekend on Saturday and Sunday. The crematoriums in the city had witnessed a large …
    • Akali councillor is Mayor of BJP-ruled North Delhi Municipal Corporation June 8, 2021 1:23 pm The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) councillor from GTB Nagar, Raja Iqbal Singh, is set to be the mayor of North Delhi even though his party has severed its alliance with the BJP over the three farm laws. The BJP is in power in all three civic bodies — North, …
    • Hundreds of criminals arrested worldwide after unknowingly using app run by FBI June 8, 2021 10:49 am Hundreds of criminals have been arrested around the world after they were tricked into using a messaging app secretly run by the FBI. Australian police said criminal gangs thought the encrypted app called ANOM was safe from snooping when, in fact, …
    • The World Logistics Passport (WLP) Welcomes Ten New Countries at Inaugural Global Summit June 8, 2021 9:33 am DUBAI, UAE, Jun 8, 2021 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) -- The World Logistics Passport (WLP), a global, private sector-led initiative designed to smooth the flow of international trade and unlock market access, today welcomes ten new countries at its …
    • BJP nominates candidates for Delhi municipal corp polls June 8, 2021 8:54 am The elections to various posts of the three corporations are scheduled for June 16. The last date of filing nominations is June 8. Delhi BJP President Adesh Gupta (In pic) — PTINEW DELHI: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), with a clear majority in three …
    • BJP declares candidates for mayoral polls in 3 Delhi corporations June 8, 2021 8:33 am Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta on Tuesday announced the names of candidates for the mayor post on the last day of filing of nominations for the June 16 elections. BJP candidates Raja Iqbal Singh, Mukesh Suryan and Shyam Sunder Aggarwal are expected to be …
    • BJP nominates three candidates for Delhi civic bodies election June 8, 2021 7:12 am By PTI NEW DELHI: The BJP, with a clear majority in three municipal corporations in Delhi, on Tuesday nominated its candidates for various posts in the civic bodies. The list of candidates issued by Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta included the names of …
    • BJP replaces all three Mayors in Delhi June 8, 2021 5:55 am In a surprise move ahead of next year’s civic polls in the national capital, the BJP on Tuesday replaced all the three mayors in the three party ruled municipal corporations. Civic polls in Delhi will be held in April next year. The BJP also replaced …
    • For India, G-7 is an opportunity to expand ties with West June 7, 2021 10:08 pm This week’s summit of the Group of Seven industrial countries hosted by the United Kingdom in the picturesque Cornwall region promises to be a definitive moment in the political evolution of the West. The summit, which will see the digital participation of …
    • ASAHI HAIKUIST NETWORK- David McMurray - The Asahi Shimbun June 7, 2021 9:08 pm a woodpecker’s knocking punctures the wind --Jacob Blumner (Flint, Michigan) * * * gust of wind pecking at the stars the flamingos --Francoise Maurice (Draguignan, France) * * * Vaccine shot into my skinny arm summer chill --Satoru Kanematsu (Nagoya) * * * …
    • Covid-19 news: Matt Hancock announces vaccine roll-out to under-30s June 7, 2021 7:46 pm By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Sam Wong , Graham Lawton , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool Tamara, 25, centre, holds the hand of Gianella, 24, as she receives her first Pfizer vaccine. Hollie Adams/Getty …
    • Beijing’s belligerence and Dhaka’s pushback June 7, 2021 7:07 pm As the Quad gains momentum, states in the Indo-Pacific and South Asia are more likely to resist Chinese largesse In May, in another brazen display of its ‘wolf warrior’ diplomacy, China issued a strange warning to Bangladesh, a nation that it has tried to …
    • Coronavirus latest news: 'Watershed moment' as over-25s called up for vaccine June 7, 2021 6:35 pm Twenty-somethings will be called up for coronavirus vaccines in England this week as the Government warns the race between jabs and variants is growing "tighter". Young people aged between 25 and 29 will receive texts from the NHS and invitations …
    • No Covid funerals for two straight days at East Delhi crematoriums June 7, 2021 8:33 am For the first time in nearly two months, no bodies were cremated or buried as per Covid protocols for 2 consecutive days — Saturday and Sunday— in Delhi’s East Delhi Municipal Corporation. There are 164 spaces for cremation and two burial grounds in the …
    • Opinion: On The Israeli-Hamas Conflict, May 10 – May 21, 2021 June 7, 2021 7:56 am Courtesy of Dr. Eynat Gutman/THE REVIEW As I was listening to the news, I felt the heartbreak.  Here we go again.  Another round of violence is unfolding.  Many innocent lives lost and others injured, on both sides, while expressions of hatred mount. …
    • A photographer named Fritz Kapp June 7, 2021 3:54 am Waqar A KhanJune 07, 2021 Rangamati River View, Chittagong Hill Tracts, 1907. Photo : Fritz Kapp, Dhaka It was in the early 1980s, that I became aware of Frederick Fritz Kapp popularly known as Fritz Kapp, a German photographer through his photographs …
    • A tale of 2 vaccine cities: 100 in slum, nearly 4-fold in mall drive-through June 6, 2021 10:48 pm EARLY LAST week, a two-day drive-through Covid vaccine camp was held at The Chanakya, a high-end mall in South Delhi. Started by Max Hospital-Saket, it offered Covishield for Rs 1,100, and saw 376 people roll up in their vehicles to get the shot. Roughly …
    • Nineteen arrested after crowds clash with police in Dublin for second night June 6, 2021 7:40 pm Nineteen people have been arrested in Dublin as crowds clashed with police for a second consecutive night. People in Ireland have been told to enjoy an “outdoor summer” as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, but ahead of pubs and restaurants reopening on …
    • Belgium’s top virologist in hiding from far-right soldier says people ‘waging bets on when he will murder me’ June 6, 2021 3:31 pm Belgium’s top virologist, who has been forced into hiding by an armed far-right soldier thought to be hunting him, is reported to be even more concerned by the man’s newfound supporters. Shooting instructor Jurgen Conings disappeared from his barracks on …
    • Anonymous accuses Elon Musk of ‘destroying lives’ with cryptocurrency tweets June 6, 2021 12:06 pm An individual claiming to represent the Anonymous hacking collective has accused billionaire Tesla owner Elon Musk of having liquidated dreams and “destroyed lives” with his tweets about cryptocurrencies. With just a few words, memes, emojis and likes, the …
    • G7 tax deal ‘sets bar far too low’, say campaigners June 6, 2021 9:38 am A “historic” agreement by G7 leaders that aims to force internet giants to pay more tax sets the bar far too low, campaigners have warned. Finance ministers from the group of seven wealthy nations struck a deal to establish a minimum global corporation tax …
    • Delhi: 42 cops died due to Covid-19 in second wave June 6, 2021 7:57 am At least 42 personnel of the Delhi Police, including four women police personnel, lost their lives to the novel coronavirus during the second wave of the pandemic, while 5,981 cops tested positive. A total of 77 police personnel died due to Covid-19 in the …
    • Small Sri Lanka harbours big maritime ambitions June 6, 2021 7:39 am COLOMBO: The dramatic recent fire on a container ship off Sri Lanka highlighted the risks involved in the island nation's ambitions to become one of the world's busiest maritime transport hubs. The MV X-Press Pearl burned for 13 days, releasing …
    • To Build Or Not To Build, That Is The Question June 6, 2021 6:58 am India’s population has increased four times from 34 crore in 1947 to 139 crore in 2020. The number of ministries in the Central government has also increased from 18 to 51 and the number of government employees has risen from a single figure in lakhs to 66 …
    • Recipe: Goat biryani June 5, 2021 7:17 pm A somewhat nervous inquiry about goat at my butchers (Grey Lynn Butchers, if anyone is wondering; they’re wonderful) elicited the broadest of smiles. “It’s sorely underrated in this country.” I couldn’t agree more. It’s lean, delicious, flavourful, and by …
    • ‘The Modis, the Trumps, the Bolsonaros Come Out of the Wreckage of Neoliberal Policy’ June 5, 2021 6:20 am   Janine Jackson interviewed author and editor Vijay Prashad about India, Covid and Modi for the May 28, 2021, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited transcript.       CounterSpin210528Prashad.mp3   Janine Jackson: If you read recent US corporate …
    • Nearly 6,500 calls have been placed on SDMC Covid helplines so far June 5, 2021 5:25 am Image Source : PTI SDMC on Friday informed that the civic body has received around 6,500 calls on its COVID helpline so far. Helpline numbers launched by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) to provide psychological support to COVID-19 patients …
    • Comments to avoid in long-standing ties June 4, 2021 8:50 pm Some actions of political figures in India are detrimental to the consolidation of cordial bilateral ties The Chief Minister of Delhi last month warned the Union government about a new strain of the novel coronavirus that has been observed in Singapore …
    • ‘Neighbourhood first’ policy: Dreams and realities June 4, 2021 8:28 pm The term ’Neighbourhood First’ came to the fore when the present Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, became prime Minister of India in May 2014 and invited the South Asian neighbours who also happen to be the members of the South Asian Association of Regional …
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    • Dragon's La'ffaire Image Nirvana June 4, 2021 5:23 pm After "Wallet" diplomacy and "Wolf Warrior" diplomacy, President Xi Jinping is kick starting "Lovable Dragon" diplomacy. Clearly, he is looking for an image makeover in his quest to become the new strong international voice. …
    • Unlike Boris Johnson, Pope is refusing to meet Hungary’s Viktor Orban, reports suggest June 4, 2021 5:21 pm With Boris Johnson recently having fielded intense criticism for hosting Viktor Orban at Downing Street, reports suggest that Pope Francis is now facing pressure over his apparently staunch desire to avoid the autocratic Hungarian prime minister completely …
    • From Non-aligned to One Aligned June 4, 2021 8:25 am Civil Society, Development & Aid, Global, Global Geopolitics, Global Governance, Headlines, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, TerraViva United Nations Opinion The implications of Colombo’s foreign policy shift under Sri Lanka President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, …
    • HBO Max appoints managing director for south east Asia, India June 4, 2021 6:05 am NEW DELHI: In what may be a prelude to the launch of video-on-demand service in India, media and entertainment company WarnerMedia has announced the appointment of Amit Malhotra as managing director for its streaming service HBO Max in southeast Asia and …
    • Covid hits anti-mosquito operations in Delhi as MCDs report fall in house visits, legal notices June 3, 2021 2:29 pm For around 3,500 domestic breeding checkers (DBCs) employed by the three municipal corporations, the pandemic has posed fresh challenges in checking the spread of mosquito-borne diseases. Even as Delhi has recorded 29 dengue cases between January 1 and May …
    • COVID diplomacy 2.0, a different order of tasks June 2, 2021 9:01 pm Indian diplomacy will have to handle the fallout of the vaccine collapse and bio-research regulations Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s words on Buddha Purnima, that in times to come the planet will remember events as either “pre-Covid or post-Covid” could …
    • Harsh Vardhan accuses media of circulating false narratives June 2, 2021 5:59 pm New Delhi [India], June 2 (ANI): Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Dr. Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday successfully completed his tenure as the Chairperson of Executive Board of World Health Organization. On the last day of his tenure serving as the …
    • Delhi’s AAP government shutting COVID-19 vaccination centres run by MCDs: BJP June 2, 2021 1:16 pm The BJP on Wednesday accused the Delhi government of trying to paralyse the party-led municipal corporations in the city by using means such as stopping release of funds, reducing financial allocation or shutting Covid vaccination centres run by them. In a …
    • K-Pop in India- South Korean cultural wave hits Indian millennials India Group May 31, 2021 6:56 am K-Pop in India: South Korean cultural wave hits Indian millennials Hallyu whirlwind of Korean food, fashion and famous idols Korean bands such as BTS are taking over the hearts of Indian K-Pop lovers (Photo: Youtube – BigHit Ent) What makes India’s youth …
    • Dog mercilessly beaten to death in Delhi's Okhla; police arrest accused May 27, 2021 6:10 pm Image Source : DELHI POLICE Dog mercilessly beaten to death in Delhi's Okhla; police arrest accused The Delhi Police on Thursday arrested two men accused of beating up a dog mercilessly to death in Okhla. The video widely surfaced on social media …