Road rage behind youth stabbing: Delhi Police

A 19-year-old man was arrested on Thursday for stabbing to death a teenager after the assailant's motorcycle grazed the victim triggering an argument, police said.

Youth stabbed, bleeds before police, dies in Delhi hospital

A youth was stabbed by unidentified people in Ambedkar Nagar area Tuesday and his relatives alleged that the delay by policemen in rushing him to a hospital cost him his life. The police refuted the allegation.

Def Min to decide fate of Rs 6,000 cr light helicopter deal

The Defence Ministry will decide the fate of the controversial Rs 6,000 crore deal to procure 197 light choppers which has been on hold due to an ongoing CBI probe into charges that a Brigadier had sought bribe from AgustaWestland to help it bag the contract.

Scrapping of CSAT in prelims; HC refuses to entertain PIL

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday refused to entertain a PIL seeking relief including the scrapping of Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT), saying that the issue fell within the domain of central government.

Complete deconcretisation within one week: NGT to authorities

Observing that trees are the lungs a city, the National Green Tribunal has directed authorities to complete deconcretisation work in four Delhi colonies within a week.

After quitting as Governor, Sheila Dikshit to join active politics?

Speculations are rife that senior Congress leader Sheila Dikshit may soon return to active politics, a day after she quit as Kerala Governor.

Partly cloudy Wednesday in Delhi

It was a sunny Wednesday morning here with a minimum temperature of 27.5 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season's average. The sky in the day will be partly cloudy, the Met Office.

Excited to meet PM Shinzo Abe, have warm memories of Japan: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed his excitement to meet his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe through a series of tweets on a social networking site Twitter, stating he see his visit as an opportunity to strengthen ties between the two nations.

India-Bangladesh Home Secretary talks on Sept 2 to 4

The three-day Home Secretary-level talks between India and Bangladesh will be held in Dhaka beginning September 02.

Ragging issue: Scindia school expels 3 students, suspends 2 officials


New Delhi: Gwalior-based Scindia School has expelled three students for their alleged involvement in the ragging of a student, who was later admitted to a private hospital here, and suspended two school staff for their negligence.

Govt proposes major hike in funds for toilet construction
Govt proposes major hike in funds for toilet construction

Giving a big push to Prime Narendra Modi's ambitious Clean India mission, the government on Tuesday proposed a major hike in funds provided for constructing household toilets in rural areas and providing better sanitation facilities in schools and anganwadis.

Kalam stresses on importance of family in nation building

Economic growth or military strength alone won't make India strong, a truly sustainable society, at the heart of which is the family, is very much necessary, argues former President APJ Abdul Kalam in his new book.

Delhi HC confirms death for three in Chhawla gang-rape, murder

The Delhi High Court Tuesday confirmed the death sentence awarded to three youths in Chhawla gang-rape and murder, saying they were "predators" moving on the streets and "were looking for a prey".

Delhi University appoints new Registrar

Delhi University has appointed a new Registrar in the place of Alka Sharma, who was repatriated to her parent cadre after her extension was terminated.

Pranab Mukherjee congratulates Turkey President

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday congratulated Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Prime Minister of Turkey on his election as that country`s President.

SC notice to Centre, EC on PIL to ensure maximum voting

The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Centre and the Election Commission on a PIL seeking a direction to them to frame guidelines to ensure that more citizens cast their votes in the polls.

CBI arrests founder director of chit fund company

One of the founding directors of Artha Tatwa (AT) Group has been arrested by the CBI for his alleged involvement in the multi-crore chit fund scam famously known as Saradha scam.

Proposed amendment in juvenile law draws bouquet, brickbats

The proposed law for prosecuting juveniles aged between 16 and 18 years for heinous crimes in regular courts have drawn bouquets as well as brickbats from jurists and child rights activists.

IM men used social networking sites for communication: Police

Indian Mujahideen (IM) operatives extensively used social networking sites like Facebook and other e-mail chats to communicate with each other, including with its co-founder Riyaz Bhatkal, to execute their terror plans, Delhi Police has told a court here.

Sunny Sunday morning in Delhi

It was a sunny Sunday morning here with a minimum temperature of 28 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season`s average. The day will have a clear sky, the Met Office said.