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Case of murder if sanitation worker dies while cleaning sewers: Delhi Water Minister Rajender Pal Gautam
Case of murder if sanitation worker dies while cleaning sewers: Delhi Water Minister Rajender Pal Gautam

He told reporters hiring sanitation workers for a private property without informing Delhi Jal Board (DJB) will also be "considered a crime". 

Delhi's central govt hospitals report 47 swine flu deaths this year

The Ram Manohar Lohia (RML), AIIMS and Safdarjung hospitals accounted for 95, 45 and 27 positive cases of H1N1 influenza respectively till date this year, of which 45 people have died.

 

Delhi High Court seeks government response on plea to make road rage non-bailable offence

The PIL filed by Anubhav Gupta, a law student in Delhi University, also asked the High Court to give proper definition of road rage which is presently a lacuna in law.

First death in capital due to dengue

At least 21 deaths due to dengue were reported last year at various hospitals, including nine at AIIMS, though the official tally of the civic bodies stood at 10.

Will seek implementation of report on excess school fee: Delhi High Court
Will seek implementation of report on excess school fee: Delhi High Court

Earlier on May 31, the DoE had told the court that private schools which do not refund the excess fees charged by them on the pretext of implementing the 6th PC, will face de- recognition or takeover.

Film on Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal passed by FCAT
Film on Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal passed by FCAT

"An Insignificant Man" has been to various film festivals, including the BFI London Film Festival and the Busan International Film Festival.

Acid attack threat enough to send shivers down spine: Delhi court

According to the prosecution, on June 10, 2016, the complainant was going to the market in south-east Delhi with her aunt when Saddam held her hand and threatened to throw acid on her face if she did not marry him.

Delhi: Woman kills boyfriend over who will cook dinner
Delhi: Woman kills boyfriend over who will cook dinner

A 28-year-old woman allegedly stabbed her boyfriend to death after an argument over who would cook the dinner.

Delhi sewer deaths: 10th sanitation worker dies in 35 days
Delhi sewer deaths: 10th sanitation worker dies in 35 days

Another sanitation worker in Delhi died after entering a toxic gas filled PWD sewer line in Lok Nayak hospital on Sunday.

Sanitation worker dies while cleaning sewer, probe ordered

In three separate incidents over a month, nine people have died while cleaning sewer lines and septic tanks in the national capital.

Delhi man stabbed to death over alleged verbal dispute

An FIR was filed by the brother of the deceased in the Neb Sari Police Station. One of the accused, Nitin, has been apprehended by the police. The other two, namely Ankit and Jeetu, are absconding.

Man dies while cleaning sewer at Delhi hospital
Man dies while cleaning sewer at Delhi hospital

A man died while cleaning a sewer at a government hospital here on Sunday while three others were taken ill, the Delhi Fire Service said.

Stone hurled at Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari's bypoll meet

Unidentified men on Saturday hurled a stone and a wooden wedge at Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari during his election meeting in Bawana for next week's bypoll.

CFSL team to visit Sunanda's suite again: Leela Hotel to court

The information about the proposed visit of the CFSL team was disclosed to the court by the hotel management which has sought its de-sealing of the suite here Pushkar had died under mysterious circumstances.

Delhi High Court extends bail of 1984 anti-Sikh riots case convict

Kishan Khokhar, retired naval officer Captain Bhagmal, Girdhari Lal and two others were held guilty in a case relating to the murder of five members of a family in Raj Nagar area of Delhi Cantonment on November 1, 1984, after the assassination of then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.

Hotel security manager granted bail in molestation case

Earlier in the day, the police had said the accused was examined and the statement of the woman was taken after she approached the police with a complaint.

Return extra fees or we will take over, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal tells private schools
Return extra fees or we will take over, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal tells private schools

The Delhi government will take over 449 private schools if they do not return the excess fees charged from students, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Friday.

JNU student complains of molestation, attempted gang rape in Faridabad

A JNU student was molested and her six male friends assaulted for at least two hours after a group of over half-a-dozen hoodlums held them hostage at a lake in Asola sanctuary in Surajkund area of Faridabad, police said on Thursday.

Rohith Vemula wasn't Dalit, didn't commit suicide due to external factors: Report

Hyderabad University Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula did not commit suicide because of any pressure exerted by union ministers Smriti Irani and Bandaru Dattatreya or university`s Vice Chancellor Appa Rao Podile and that it was a decision "of his own", an inquiry commission has found.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC appoints panel to examine 241 cases
1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC appoints panel to examine 241 cases

The Supreme Court on Wednesday appointed a panel to examine the justification for closure of 241 anti-Sikh riot cases.

Kapil Mishra marks '100 days of surgical strike against corrupt Arvind Kejriwal' with massive banner campaign
Kapil Mishra marks '100 days of surgical strike against corrupt Arvind Kejriwal' with massive banner campaign

Rebel Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Kapil Mishra on Wednesday launched a 'massive banner campaign' across the national capital against 'corrupt' Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

Delhi: 24-year-old man dies in bike crash while racing with friends
Delhi: 24-year-old man dies in bike crash while racing with friends

A 24-year-old man died after his bike crashed into the wall of Lady Irwin college on Sikandra Road in Delhi on Monday night.

Independence Day 2017: 21 Delhi Police personnel awarded medals
Independence Day 2017: 21 Delhi Police personnel awarded medals

Twenty-one Delhi Police personnel, including six female officers, have been awarded the President's police medals for exemplary services on the occasion of Independence Day.

Five Kirti Chakras among 112 gallantry awards conferred on armed forces heroes on I-Day
Five Kirti Chakras among 112 gallantry awards conferred on armed forces heroes on I-Day

The president has also approved “Mention-in-Despatches” to 40 army and air personnel for their significant contributions to military operations. 

Independence Day: Complete list of Delhi Metro restrictions and timings
Independence Day: Complete list of Delhi Metro restrictions and timings

The nation is set to celebrate 71st Independence Day tomorrow. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation from Red Fort. 

Do yoga to 'cure' the urge of becoming terrorist, says Ramdev
Do yoga to 'cure' the urge of becoming terrorist, says Ramdev

“Not a single person who mastered the art of Yoga ever became a terrorist in history,” Ramdev said. 

Terror funding case: Geelani's son-in-law, others produced before Delhi Court

Hurriyat chief Syed Ali Shah Geelani`s son-in-law Altaf Ahmad Shah, Mehrajuddin Kalwal and Peer Saifullah on Monday were produced before Delhi`s Patiala House Court in connection with the terror funding case, allegedly involving Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed.

Delhi Metro: DMRC to keep metro parking shut for Independence Day
Delhi Metro: DMRC to keep metro parking shut for Independence Day

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Monday decided to keep the parking lots at all the stations of Delhi Metro closed, keeping in mind security concerns ahead of Independence Day on Tuesday.

Delhi Metro to plant 2,000 saplings, distribute another 6,000 to commuters

In a special drive towards nurturing a greener environment, the Delhi Metro will plant 2,000 saplings across its premises during the month of August, it said on Sunday.

Delhi: Traffic restricted for Independence Day rehearsals

The Independence Day function will be held at the Red Fort on August 15. Crown Prince Mohammad bin Zayed Al Nahyan will be the Chief Guest.