Delhi News

HC reserves order on pleas for staying cases on LG's powers

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday reserved its order on bunch of applications filed by Delhi government seeking a stay on the proceedings over the powers of the lt. governor over governance in the city-state.

Kejriwal gives one week deadline to discoms to solve outages problem

In a stern warning to the private power distribution companies, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today gave deadline of one week to them to address the problem of outages saying government will not hesitate to cancel their licenses if they fail to comply with the directive.

Rahul Gandhi to lead rally against Arvind Kejriwal govt, Centre on May 28
Rahul Gandhi to lead rally against Arvind Kejriwal govt, Centre on May 28

Congress VP Rahul Gandhi will hit the streets of the national capital on May 28.

DCW assures strict action against woman for thrashing 85-year-old mother
DCW assures strict action against woman for thrashing 85-year-old mother

After a video showing a lady beating her 85-year-old mother went viral, the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Tuesday took cognisance of the case and assured strict action against the guilty woman.

Finishing PhD now a political responsibility for me: JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar
Finishing PhD now a political responsibility for me: JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar

JNU Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, who is out on bail in a sedition case in connection with an event on campus, on Tuesday said finishing his PhD is now more of a "political responsibility" for him rather than an academic one.

Air ambulance crash lands in Delhi: This is how the pilot saved lives of passengers

An air ambulance coming from Patna with seven persons on board crash landed in Najafgarh area of South West Delhi.

Shocking video: Old woman mercilessly beaten up by her daughter in Delhi
Shocking video: Old woman mercilessly beaten up by her daughter in Delhi

The Delhi Police said both women will be counselled to ensure that this doesn't happen again

Air ambulance with seven people crash lands in Delhi's Najafgarh
Air ambulance with seven people crash lands in Delhi's Najafgarh

The air ambulance – a chartered flight from Patna to Delhi - crash landed in a field in Kair village in Jaffarpur Kalan.

BJP workers protest against erratic water, power supply in Delhi

 Hundreds of BJP workers on Tuesday staged a protest in front of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence here demanding improvement in power and water supply in the national capital following which police used water cannons to disperse them.

'Unscrupulous' Arvind Kejriwal can do anything for personal gains: Prashant Bhushan
'Unscrupulous' Arvind Kejriwal can do anything for personal gains: Prashant Bhushan

Friend-turned-foe Prashant Bhushan has accused Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of being an opportunist.

Three injured in girder collapse at Rapid Metro under-construction site in Gurgaon
Three injured in girder collapse at Rapid Metro under-construction site in Gurgaon

As per the report, a girder collapsed at the under-construction site for Rapid Metro.

Delhi wakes to cool morning after rain, thunderstorm bring down mercury
Delhi wakes to cool morning after rain, thunderstorm bring down mercury

The national capital and its surrounding areas witnessed a thunderstorm and heavy rain on Monday, which brought some respite from the heat wave that has been sweeping north India and other parts of the country, as Delhiites woke up to a cool 27 degrees.

Dust storm and rain in Delhi

A dust storm accompanied by light rains swept the national capital on Monday bringing much-awaited respite to Delhiites from the oppressive heat as the maximum temperature dropped to settle at 40.9 degrees Celsius.

DU professor Saibaba released from Hyderabad jail

After release, DU professor Saibaba reached the Telangana Martyrs’ Memorial at Gun Park opposite the state assembly and paid tributes.

Congress, BJP have husband-wife like relationship: Arvind Kejriwal
Congress, BJP have husband-wife like relationship: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has said that both BJP and Congress share good relations and are fooling the people.

Will not spare my own children if they are involved in illegalities: Arvind Kejriwal in Goa

Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said he would not even spare his own children if they were found to be involved in illegalities.

JNU student arrested for raping foreign national at hostel after getting her drunk
JNU student arrested for raping foreign national at hostel after getting her drunk

A 23-year-old Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student was arrested on Friday for allegedly raping a woman classmate after getting her drunk in his hostel room, police said.

Arvind Kejriwal wishes his once arch political rival Kiran Bedi on her elevation as Puducherry Guv
Arvind Kejriwal wishes his once arch political rival Kiran Bedi on her elevation as Puducherry Guv

Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi, who joined the BJP not before 2015, was appointed as Puducherry Lieutenant Governor on Sunday and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was one among those who wished her luck on getting this post.

Shocking! Huge fire engulfs two coaches of Jaisalmer-Delhi Intercity Express
Shocking! Huge fire engulfs two coaches of Jaisalmer-Delhi Intercity Express

The inferno broke out when the train was standing at a platform.

Watch – Transgenders trying to steal baby in Delhi's Pacific mall
Watch – Transgenders trying to steal baby in Delhi's Pacific mall

Two transgenders were on Saturday arrested for allegedly trying to kidnap a toddler from a popular shopping mall in west Delhi area, police said.

Over 150 BJP workers detained as they protest in Delhi against party worker's murder in Kerala
Over 150 BJP workers detained as they protest in Delhi against party worker's murder in Kerala

A BJP worker died after he was allegedly hit by a brick following a clash during a victory rally by CPI(M) workers at Idavilangu in Kerala on Thursday.

Women living in night shelters at huge risk: DCW chief Swati Maliwal
Women living in night shelters at huge risk: DCW chief Swati Maliwal

Following a surprise inspection at several night shelters in the national capital, Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal on Sunday said the women staying at the shelters are living in precarious conditions and that their safety is at huge risk.

Uber driver dozes off, passenger drives himself home

Ishan Gill, a resident of Gurgaon's DLF-2 area had hired the cab using the Uber app at 12.36 a.m. from Defence Colony in South Delhi to his home on May 15.

No power shortage in Delhi, outages due to poor maintenance of plants by discoms; AAP govt assures compensation
No power shortage in Delhi, outages due to poor maintenance of plants by discoms; AAP govt assures compensation

Claiming that poor maintenance of electricity plants by discoms was responsible for power cuts, Delhi Power Minister Satyendra Jain on Saturday announced that consumers would be compensated for outages of more than two hours.

Man threatens to blow up PM Modi, CM Kejriwal residences
Man threatens to blow up PM Modi, CM Kejriwal residences

An anonymous caller on Saturday made a call to the National Investigation Agency, threatening to blow up highly-guarded residences of Prime Minister Narendra Modia and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

SHOCKING! Speeding truck plows into Nauroji Nagar metro station entrance – Watch
SHOCKING! Speeding truck plows into Nauroji Nagar metro station entrance – Watch

In a horrific incident, a truck driver rammed his vehicle into the entrance of a subway in Delhi's Nauroji Nagar on Saturday afternoon.

Meet Sukriti Gupta, CBSE class XII topper who scored 99.4 % marks
Meet Sukriti Gupta, CBSE class XII topper who scored 99.4 % marks

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday (May 21, 2016) announced the results of Class 12. 

CBSE Class 12 Results declared at www.cbseresults.nic.in; Delhi's Sukriti Gupta tops with 99.4%
CBSE Class 12 Results declared at www.cbseresults.nic.in; Delhi's Sukriti Gupta tops with 99.4%

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday (May 21, 2016) declared the CBSE Class 12 result 2016/CBSE XII Results 2016.

African national beaten to death in Delhi's Vasant Kunj area
African national beaten to death in Delhi's Vasant Kunj area

An African national was allegedly beaten to death by a group of men in Delhi's Kishangarh area on Friday.