Delhi News

'Lt Governor' replaced with 'Government of NCT of Delhi' in new act

The Delhi Government has substituted the word 'Lt Governor' with 'Government of NCT of Delhi' as a reference to the expression 'Government' in the Delhi (Right of Citizen to Time Bound Delivery of Services) Act, 2011, which was amended on Thursday.

Invite to PM Narendra Modi creates resentment in Jamia Millia Islamia

Even though there is no confirmation from the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) on Narendra Modi becoming the chief guest at the Jamia Millia Islamia's annual convocation, there is already a sense of resentment over his possible visit among students of the university.

Violation of labour norms to invite stricter punishment

Violation of labour norms in the national capital will attract stringent punishment like higher fines and imprisonment, Delhi Labour Minister Gopal Rai said on Thursday, as he introduced a bill which provided several new rules for welfare of workers.

Biggest heist in Delhi: Cash van driver flees with Rs 22.5 crore

In what could be the biggest cash heist in the national capital, the driver of a cash transit van allegedly fled with around Rs 22.5 crore from southeast Delhi's Govindpuri area on Thursday.

AAP minister slams Centre's labour policy, FDI decision

Delhi minister Gopal Rai said that India does not need foreign investment for achieving progress.

Delhi Assembly passes bill to penalise officials for delay in providing services
Delhi Assembly passes bill to penalise officials for delay in providing services

Delhi Assembly on Thursday passed the Delhi (Right Of Citizen To Time Bound Delivery of Services) Amendment Bill, a piece of legislation that will automatically deduct salaries of babus in cases of delay in delivering government services on their part.

Use of DPS name, logo by franchisees under HC scanner

A HC bench issued notice to Delhi government and CBSE and sought their replies on the plea by some persons claiming to be alumni of schools run by DPSS.

AAP govt orders probe into missing words in Preamble in advertisements

The ads were published by the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government to commemorate the adoption of Constitution.

Arvind Kejriwal says he is proud of Aamir Khan

Continuing his support for Bollywood actor Aamir Khan whose "intolerance" remarks triggered controversy, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said he is proud of him.

Absence of adequate cops at airports encourage touting: Court

Effective policing and lack of adequate number of police personnel at the airport here encourage touts and illegal activities, bringing a bad name to the country, a Delhi court said on Wednesday holding an auto driver guilty of alluring passengers outside the arrival hall.

DCW notice to police over poor response of helpline number

The Delhi Commission for Women on Tuesday issued a notice to the Deputy Commissioner of Police (police control room) over poor response of the 'PCR 100' helpline number.

BJP MLA's remark on Lamba shameful: Delhi Assembly Speaker

Slamming OP Sharma for using derogatory remark against AAP legislator Alka Lamba, Delhi Assembly Speaker Ramniwas Goel on Tuesday said the BJP MLA's "shameful act" has violated the decorum of House.

AAP MLA's car vandalised

A group of persons allegedly vandalised the car of Aam Aadmi Party MLA Sharad Chauhan after a scuffle between them and the men accompanying the Narela legislator at outer Delhi's Bakoli village, police said on Tuesday.

BJP leader suspended from Delhi Assembly for derogatory remark

BJP lawmaker OP Sharma was suspended from the Delhi Assembly for making derogatory remarks about his AAP counterpart Alka Lamba in an incident that led to uproar in the house.

Lawyers on strike against Commercial Courts Ordinance

Lawyers of Karkardooma district courts in Delhi on Tuesday abstained from work protesting against implementation of an ordinance to set up commercial benches in high courts to deal with business disputes of over Rs one crore.

Drunk drivers endanger life of every road users: Delhi court

A Delhi court noted that driving a vehicle in a drunken condition not only endangers the life of the driver but also the life of other road users.

Now, traders in south Delhi can get licenses online?

At the launch event, SDMC's Chairman Standing Committee Radhey Shyam Sharma said,"We have simplifying the license process.

NDMC seeks to boost revenue through tax assessment revision?

The outstanding cases for ex-parte cases per zone are City (110), Sadar Pahargaj (603), Karol Bagh (1,030), Civil Lines (3,094), Rohini (15,169) and Narela (4,621), total adding up to 24,627 cases, the NDMC said.

No trace of auto driver who looted, abandoned injured family

Srivastava and his family had hired the auto rickshaw from Anand Vihar railway station after deboarding a train in the wee hours of Saturday, heading for their accommodation in west Delhi's Janakpuri area, said police.

Delhi Assembly Speaker calls Special Commissioner over MLAs getting struck in jam

Niwas Goel said that the Special Commissioner of Police (Law & Order) has assured that such problem will not occur in future.

Set up centre of discovery: Abdul Kalam's brother to Delhi CM

Kalam's brother said the centre may be used for higher education and research for school students and youth.

Delhi-like opportunity in Punjab for AAP: Kejriwal

CM Arvind Kejriwal said his government has achieved more than what Sheila Dikshit's dispensation did in 15 years and even outperformed the NDA at Centre.

Kejriwal to remain as party convenor till May: AAP

Arvind Kejriwal will remain Aam Aadmi Party's convenor till May 15, the party announced.

HC seeks reply from government on blocking of roads during VIP movement

The Delhi High Court on Monday sought a reply from the central and Delhi governments and police on a PIL seeking better management of traffic jams caused by VIP movements here.

Suspended AAP members protest

Around 40 suspended AAP members and about 100 party members not invited to its National Council meeting on Monday staged a protest outside the venue.

Aam Aadmi Party not in race for 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal on Monday claimed that the party is not in the race for 2019 elections and asked its members to not run after polls even as he indicated that the party could get a Delhi-like opportunity in Punjab.

Delhi fire kills five of family

A couple and their three children were on Monday burnt to death in a major fire that broke out in a shanty in west Delhi, the Delhi Fire Service said.

AAP MLA booked for 'misbehaving' with police official

The incident was also recorded by someone, which later went viral on media.

30-year-old woman raped in Mehrauli area

The woman in her complaint at Mehrauli police station said that she worked as a domestic maid. 

Woman jumps in front of Delhi metro train, dies

The incident took place at the Yamuna Bank station around 6.10 p.m.