Delhi News

Foreign airlines need to comply with sexual harassment law: HC

Delhi High Court on Sunday warned foreign airlines that non-compliance of the law on sexual harassment at workplace would be at their own "peril" as it applied to them here.

Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi govt to launch '1031' anti-corruption helpline on April 5

Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government will be launching an anti-corruption helpline on April 05 for people to lodge complaints if they are harassed for bribes.

School principal arrested by Delhi govt for misusing funds

A school principal in Delhi was arrested on Monday by the ACB for misusing government funds.

Aam Aadmi Party is doing alright: Arvind Kejriwal

Aam Admi Party is "doing alright", Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said today after the weekend saw bitter infighting and a crackdown on dissidents who had challenged his leadership.

Advocate opposes conference on Good Friday

Senior lawyer Lily Thomas urged Chief Justice of India HL Dattu on Monday not to hold a conference of high court chief justices on Good Friday as it is an important day of deliverance of humanity from sin.

Delhi govt planning to provide recycled water to clusters

Taking a cue from Singapore, Delhi Government is planning an ambitious project to provide recycled water to clusters of 100-200 houses, the supply for which is expected to cost less than development charge for sewage system.

Drunken driving causing loss of lives every month: Delhi Court

A Delhi court has refused to set aside the conviction and sentence of a man for driving in an inebriated state, observing that several valuable lives are lost every month due to drunken driving.

15-year-old rash driving case: Jail term of driver reduced by Delhi court

A Delhi court has refused to set aside the sentence of a driver of a commercial vehicle for causing death of a person by driving negligently and injuring another 15 years ago.

PM Narendra Modi meets Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, enquires about his health
PM Narendra Modi meets Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, enquires about his health

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday and asked him about his health.

Ex-MLA Bharat Singh's murder: CCTV footage holds possible clues?

A day after former Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) MLA Bharat Singh was shot dead in a suspected case of gang-war in south-west Delhi's Najafgarh area, CCTV footage recorded shortly after the shooting has emerged which might have possible connections with the incident.

Cloudy day ahead in Delhi on Monday

 It was a partly cloudy morning on Monday in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 20.3 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average.

Rift in AAP: People who challenge Kejriwal will be shown way out, says Bhushan
Rift in AAP: People who challenge Kejriwal will be shown way out, says Bhushan

Two days after Prashant Bhushan was sacked from Aam Aadmi Party's National Executive, he lashed out at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday and reportedly said that people who challenge his decisions will be shown their way out.

Kumar Vishwas attacked Yogendra-Prashant duo in NC meet

Strongly supporting Arvind Kejriwal at the National Council meeting, party leader Kumar Vishwas had slammed rebel leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan for tarnishing the image of the AAP chief in public.

AAP leader files police complaint about manhandling at meet

 AAP leader Ramzan Choudhary on Sunday filed a complaint with police over his alleged manhandling in the National Council meeting yesterday.

Ex-Delhi MLA Bharat Singh shot dead in Najafgarh
Ex-Delhi MLA Bharat Singh shot dead in Najafgarh

Former Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) MLA Bharat Singh was shot dead in a suspected case of gang-war in south-west Delhi's Najafgarh area on Sunday evening.

Congress slams AAP govt over financial woes of MCD

Congress on Sunday launched a scathing attack on the AAP government over the dire financial status of the Delhi's municipal bodies, saying the grants to the corporations had been reduced drastically.

Overcast conditions in Delhi, rain likely on Monday

 Overcast conditions prevailed in the national capital today even as some parts of the city recorded light rainfall.

Delhi businessman arrested for stagging 'own' kidnapping

 Police have arrested a Delhi-based businessman for allegedly stagging his own abduction and demanding a ransom of Rs 5 lakh from his in-laws here.

Delhi Metro to launch new app on Monday

Starting Monday, several Delhi Metro commuters would be able to download new free apps from an application, which would also offer them redeemable points for recharging their smart cards.

Prashant Bhushan removed from AAP's disciplinary panel, Admiral Ramdas as internal Lokpal​

Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) national executive meeting was held at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence on Sunday, a day after senior party leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhuhan were removed from their posts.

Cloudy Sunday in Delhi

 It was a partly cloudy morning on Sunday in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 20.3 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average.

DTC takes steps to have more women drivers

Keen on roping in women drivers for its fleet, Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) has decided to provide training and help them in getting heavy motor vehicle licence.

Delhi court pulls up brothers for filing appeal after 10 years

Two brothers, embroiled in a property dispute for over 30 years, have been pulled up by a Delhi court for filing an appeal 10 years after an order was passed against them and slapped with a cost of Rs 25,000 for "abuse of process of law".

Misconduct if not grave, not a ground for pension cut: Delhi HC

Misconduct of an employee, unless grave, cannot be a ground for a state to slash post retirement pensionary benefits, the Delhi High Court has held.

Delhi Police plans to launch web app for its beat constables

In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of 'SMART policing', Delhi Police is working on a web-based app for its beat constables to reduce paperwork and make them more efficient.

Man freed of charges of kidnapping, sexually assaulting minor in Delhi

A man, accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl, has been a acquitted by a Delhi court after the minor said they were in love and she voluntarily eloped with him.

What kind of driving test DTC drivers undergo: HC asks govt

The Delhi High Court has asked the city government about the nature of tests DTC drivers have to undertake prior to being allowed to drive buses.

Delhi court dismisses bail plea of suspected LeT operative

A Delhi court has dismissed the bail plea of a suspected Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) operative, who was arrested for allegedly conspiring to kidnap businessmen from various places for raising funds to carry out terror strikes in the national capital.

Woman lodges police complaint against Delhi immigration official

A woman resident of the city on Saturday filed a complaint with Delhi police against an immigration officer who allegedly verbally sexually harassed her at Indira Gandhi International Airport in the national capital.

After Bhushan-Yadav expulsion, AAP warns other dissidents

After expulsion of Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav from its National Executive, AAP on Saturday sent out a warning to its other dissidents when its National Council gave full powers to the Political Affairs Committee to take disciplinary action against any member who issues statements to the media to tarnish the party's image.