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Delhi govt approves proposal to set up memorial on APJ Abdul Kalam at Dilli Haat

The proposal to set up a memorial on former President APJ Abdul Kalam's life and belongings at Dilli Haat was approved by the Delhi government on Wednesday.

Arvind Kejriwal admits for first time, odd-even not a long-term remedy
Arvind Kejriwal admits for first time, odd-even not a long-term remedy

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday admitted for the first time that the odd-even scheme cannot be a long-term "remedy" to air pollution.

PM Modi does not have DU degree, alleges Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal
PM Modi does not have DU degree, alleges Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi does not have a BA degree from the Delhi University (DU) as claimed by him, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal alleged on Wednesday.

Kanhaiya Kumar questions JNU VC for calling hunger strike 'unlawful', compares self with Bhagat Singh, Gandhi
Kanhaiya Kumar questions JNU VC for calling hunger strike 'unlawful', compares self with Bhagat Singh, Gandhi

JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar, who is on an indefinite hunger strike, on Wednesday rejected the university Vice Chancellor's appeal to call off his agitation and come for discussions.

12 Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists detained as Delhi Police foils major terror plot, seizes explosives
12 Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists detained as Delhi Police foils major terror plot, seizes explosives

The Delhi Police on Wednesday conducted raids at several places after receiving crucial information about terror suspects.

Delhi govt launches drive against illegal water units

The Delhi government on Tuesday launched a drive with an aim to seal illegal water bottling plants in the national capital and nab their operators.

Delhi government seeks taxi unions' views over ban on diesel cab
Delhi government seeks taxi unions' views over ban on diesel cab

The Delhi government on Tuesday asked for suggestions from taxi unions before presenting its detailed phase-out plan for diesel cabs before the Supreme Court on Thursday.

Delhi petrol pump staff allegedly dupe a guy and then say - "Our boss knows Kejriwal personally"

There are all sorts of things that one experiences in life and it teaches us a thing or to.

Delhi to observe mandatory summer vacation with effect from May 11
Delhi to observe mandatory summer vacation with effect from May 11

 Directorate of Education issued a circular on Tuesday to all heads of schools in Delhi to observe mandatory summer vacation with effect from May 11.

SC gives two-day deadline to Delhi govt for plan on phasing out diesel cabs
SC gives two-day deadline to Delhi govt for plan on phasing out diesel cabs

The Supreme Court Tuesday gave a two-day deadline to AAP government for filing a detailed plan on phasing out diesel run taxis from the national capital, which faced protests and blockades by diesel cab operators causing hardship to regular commuters for the second consecutive day.

Suspended cop held for extorting Rs 10L from Delhi University boys gets bail

A Delhi Police official, who was suspended for allegedly trying to extort Rs 10 lakh from two Delhi University students by threatening to trap them in a false case of drug peddling, has been granted bail by a court here which said the prosecution's story was "not fool proof".

Delhi govt backs cabbies, moves SC requesting to remove diesel taxis in phased manner
Delhi govt backs cabbies, moves SC requesting to remove diesel taxis in phased manner

The Supreme Court has asked the Delhi government to give a roadmap on how it plans to phase out diesel taxis and plan for their conversion to CNG. 

Why would I hug Arvind Kejriwal forcibly, is he a 'heroine'? asks Lalu Prasad Yadav
Why would I hug Arvind Kejriwal forcibly, is he a 'heroine'? asks Lalu Prasad Yadav

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has lashed out at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for daring the BJP government to arrest Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and other party leader named in the Italian court order in the VVIP chopper scam.

Delhi traffic jammed again: Hundreds stuck on NH8, DND, Mayur Vihar-Noida road
Delhi traffic jammed again: Hundreds stuck on NH8, DND, Mayur Vihar-Noida road

Traffic has also stalled on the Ring Road near Ashram, at the entry to the DND Flyway to Noida.

Twitterati blast Arvind Kejriwal for mocking PM Narendra Modi - Know why Delhi CM came under fire
Twitterati blast Arvind Kejriwal for mocking PM Narendra Modi - Know why Delhi CM came under fire

Twitter on Monday exploded with reactions over a tweet by Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on PM Narendra Modi. 

Diesel taxi ban in Delhi: 140 drivers booked
Diesel taxi ban in Delhi: 140 drivers booked

The Supreme Court had on Saturday refused to give more time to cab operators to convert to CNG and put a ban on diesel cabs in Delhi from May 01. 

37-year-old trader shot dead near Seelampur metro station in Delhi

An incident of firing has been reported by ANI near Seelampur metro station in the national capital on late Monday night.

AAP govt, MCDs have responsibility to pay salaries: HC

The bench said this after it was informed that salaries for March were not paid to all the employees of the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC).

Kejriwal govt vs Centre: Delhi High Court seeks response from Modi governnment
Kejriwal govt vs Centre: Delhi High Court seeks response from Modi governnment

The Delhi High Court on Monday sought response from the Centre over Delhi Government's plea seeking stay on various petitions pertaining to disputes between the two.

Next Odd-Even phase only after public consultation: Satyendar ​Jain

The Delhi government will consult people on the Odd-Even scheme and take into account the experiences of the first two phases before announcing the next round of the traffic rationing measure, PWD Minister Satyendar Jain said on Monday.

Huge jams in Delhi, Noida as diesel taxi drivers protest against SC order​
Huge jams in Delhi, Noida as diesel taxi drivers protest against SC order​

Cab drivers blocked traffic on the Noida side of the Delhi Noida Direct (DND) flyway leading to a massive congestion.

Arvind Kejriwal to visit Uttar Pradesh today
Arvind Kejriwal to visit Uttar Pradesh today

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will on Monday visit Uttar Pradesh to attend a family function of his party colleague Sanjay Singh.

Diesel, petrol cabs go off roads in Delhi, owners warn of suicides
Diesel, petrol cabs go off roads in Delhi, owners warn of suicides

The Supreme Court’s ban on plying of diesel and petrol driven taxis in Delhi took effect on Sunday, with three taxi owners warning this might lead to suicides in frustration.

GSGMC demands to remove DU book's chapter calling Bhagat Singh a terrorist

The Sikh body demanded that the chapter must be removed from the syllabus.

Youth kills self after shooting newly married woman in east Delhi's Geeta Colony

A youth allegedly shot at a newly married woman outside her residence and then killed himself with the same gun at east Delhi's Geeta Colony area on Saturday night.

Murder in Delhi: Man kills woman before killing himself
Murder in Delhi: Man kills woman before killing himself

A man allegedly shot himself dead after killing a woman in East Delhi's Geeta Colony on Saturday evening, according to ANI report. 

Odd-even scheme again successful: Gopal Rai

New Delhi: Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai here on Saturday said the second phase of odd-even vehicle restriction plan was again successful as city people were determined to follow it.

Draft Bill for statehood of Delhi is ready: CM Arvind Kejriwal
Draft Bill for statehood of Delhi is ready: CM Arvind Kejriwal

The Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government has readied the Draft Bill for statehood of the national capital, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Saturday.