Delhi News

MCD Engineers Association calls off strike, get salaries till March
MCD Engineers Association calls off strike, get salaries till March

As Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung made a unilateral offer of Rs. 300 crores as loan to the North and East Corporations from the DDA, the forum of Municipal Corporation of Delhi Engineers Association called off their strike on Saturday.

Ryan child death: Sexual assault allegations should be probed, says Manish Sisodia
Ryan child death: Sexual assault allegations should be probed, says Manish Sisodia

The parents of six-year-old Divyansh on Saturday wrote to HRD Minister Smriti Irani seeking a CBI probe into the death of their child at a school campus in Delhi.

Court exempts AAP MLA Bhavna Gaur from personal appearance

A court exempted AAP MLA Bhavna Gaur from presence in the court during hearing in the case of alleged misrepresentation of facts about her academic credits.​

Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi govt may soon announce second phase of odd-even scheme
Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi govt may soon announce second phase of odd-even scheme

The Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government could soon announce the second phase of the odd-even scheme in the national capital, a report said on Saturday.

DCW for inclusion of LG and HM in women safety panel

As the administrative head of Delhi Police, only the Lt Governor can ensure the accountability of Delhi Police," DCW chairperson Swati Maliwal said.

Smriti Irani skips DU Urdu conference amid protest over Rohith Vemula's suicide

Union Minister Smriti Irani Friday did not go to an Urdu conference at Delhi University which she was scheduled to inaugurate, raising questions whether she skipped it as hundreds of students had gathered outside the venue protesting over the Rohith Vemula issue.

17-year-old boy arrested for committing two brutal murders in Delhi, could be first to be tried under new Juvenile law

The Delhi Police has urged the Juvenile Justice Board to treat the boy as an adult.

Jung offers civic bodies Rs 300 crore loan, seeks end to strike
Jung offers civic bodies Rs 300 crore loan, seeks end to strike

Employees of Delhi`s civic bodies have been protesting over the non-payment of salaries for the past few months.

Kejriwal does not possess either reputation or character: Arun Jaitley
Kejriwal does not possess either reputation or character: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said the right to freedom of speech and expression was "not absolute" and it "did not extend a licence to anyone to defame any other citizen having fundamental rights under the Constitution".

Delhi HC stays AAP govt's notification fixing four years as upper age limit for nursery admission
Delhi HC stays AAP govt's notification fixing four years as upper age limit for nursery admission

In yet another blow to the Arvind Kejriwal government, the Delhi High Court on Friday stayed its previous notification fixing four years as upper age limit for nursery admission.

SC asks Delhi govt to shift Millennium Bus Depot or amend plan

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Delhi government and DTC to either shift out Millennium Bus Depot on the banks of Yamuna within a year or get the master plan amended to legalise its existence.

AAP urges LG to intervene in civic workers' strike

Delhi`s ruling AAP on Friday urged Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to look into the situation arising out of the ongoing strike by employees of the capital`s three main civic bodies, party leader Somnath Bharti said.

Jaitley's lawyer says AAP delaying court proceedings in civil defamation case

Jaitley's legal team have said the AAP leaders have caused irreversible damage to Jaitley's name and credibility.

Deliveries on road: DCW sends fresh notice to traffic police

The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Friday issued a fresh notice to traffic police over cases in which two women had to deliver babies in public vehicles due to traffic snarls in the city during last year's Indo-Africa Summit. 

Shocking: Teenager commits two murders in 6 months to participate in dance reality show
Shocking: Teenager commits two murders in 6 months to participate in dance reality show

Months after being released from juvenile home due to good conduct, a 17-year-old has been again held for murdering an elderly woman in Delhi. 

Delhi Police Special Cell arrests Mumbai resident for alleged links with Islamic State
Delhi Police Special Cell arrests Mumbai resident for alleged links with Islamic State

Delhi Police Special Cell nabs suspected Islamic State sympathiser from ISBT

MCD workers observe 'kuda dasmi' as strike enters 10th day, warn Delhi govt
MCD workers observe 'kuda dasmi' as strike enters 10th day, warn Delhi govt

The MCD workers` protest entered its tenth day on Friday as they continued their agitation in Delhi`s Bhajanpura area over non-payment of their salaries.

Will appeal against HC order on management quota: Sisodia

 The AAP government will appeal the Delhi High Court's Thursday order restoring the management quota in private unaided schools for nursery admissions, said Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia.

MCD workers meet LG Jung, say funds offered by AAP 'insufficient'

With the strike by municipal employees entering its ninth day, a delegation of agitating sanitation workers today met Lt Governor Najeeb Jung and said the fund offered by the AAP government for paying their salaries were "insufficient".

Student's death: Ryan International School's principal, four others arrested; get bail
Student's death: Ryan International School's principal, four others arrested; get bail

Divyansh, a Class I student of the Ryan International School, was found dead on January 30.

British School in Delhi receives threat call

The British School in Chanakyapuri area was locked down for an hour today following a threat call.

Setback for Kejriwal; Delhi HC stays order scrapping Management quota for nursery admissions
Setback for Kejriwal; Delhi HC stays order scrapping Management quota for nursery admissions

In a setback to Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government, the Delhi High Court on Tuesday stayed order scrapping Management quota for nursery admissions in schools.

Letter to Arvind Kejriwal - `Don't embarrass India again, buy yourself a pair of shoes`
Letter to Arvind Kejriwal - `Don't embarrass India again, buy yourself a pair of shoes`

An engineer has written an open letter to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and sent him a demand draft of Rs 364 so that he could get a pair of new shoes for himself.

Supreme Court declines to intervene in Delhi civic employees'' strike

 The Supreme Court on Thursday declined to entertain a plea seeking direction to three civic bodies in the capital to take steps to resolve the strike by their employees that has resulted garbage piling up in the city.

MCD strike continues; Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia to meet Lt Governor today
MCD strike continues; Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia to meet Lt Governor today

With municipal workers refusing to end the strike after Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government announced a loan of Rs 551 crore for payment of salaries, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, Thursday, would meet Lt Governor Najeeb Jung and Mayors.

IIMC students post `derogatory remarks` against Dalit, tribal students; probe ordered
IIMC students post `derogatory remarks` against Dalit, tribal students; probe ordered

Days after Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula committed suicide in Hyderabad, a group of students of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) in Delhi posted `derogatory remarks` against Dalit and tribal students on social media.

Arvind Kejriwal offers Rs 551 crore loan to municipal bodies; workers continue strike
Arvind Kejriwal offers Rs 551 crore loan to municipal bodies; workers continue strike

Delhi BJP has accused the AAP government of trying to take "advantage" of the employees'.

NHRC issues notices to Delhi Chief Secy, Commissioners of three MCDs

The Commission has taken cognizance of a complaint by school teachers alleging that non-payment of salary by the municipal corporations has put them on the verge of starvation.

Shocking! This AAP MLA failed to sing National Anthem - Watch
Shocking! This AAP MLA failed to sing National Anthem - Watch

What will be your reaction when an MLA of India's youngest party fails to sing the National Anthem?

Delhi MCD crisis resolved - Here are top 10 developments
Delhi MCD crisis resolved - Here are top 10 developments

The Delhi government will extend a loan of Rs 551 crore to two civic bodies, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Wednesday and alleged a situation was being created through the ongoing municipal strike to prepare grounds for imposition of central rule in the national capital.