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Delhi records highest single-day spike this year, 5100 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours

Delhi records highest single-day spike this year, 5100 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours

This was recorded as the highest single-day spike of COVID-19 infections in the national capital in 2021.

Apr 06, 2021, 22:28 PM IST
Delhi night curfew: No entry in metro from 10 pm to 5 am except for those in essential category

Delhi night curfew: No entry in metro from 10 pm to 5 am except for those in essential category

The DMRC said that entry in Metro from 10pm to 5am will be allowed only to those passengers who fall in essential category.

Apr 06, 2021, 21:38 PM IST
Delhi night curfew: Arvind Kejriwal govt allows print, electronic media to move only through e-pass

Delhi night curfew: Arvind Kejriwal govt allows print, electronic media to move only through e-pass

The Delhi government's order said, “Public transport such as buses, Delhi Metro, autos, and taxis will be allowed to ferry only those people who are exempt from night curfew." 

Apr 06, 2021, 19:02 PM IST
Delhi night curfew: Kejriwal govt exempts departments providing essential services

Delhi night curfew: Kejriwal govt exempts departments providing essential services

People of all departments engaged in essential services will be given exemption during the night curfew.

Apr 06, 2021, 16:44 PM IST
Delhi LG Anil Baijal asks DDA to prepare Master Plan of Delhi-2041 using simple language, illustrations

Delhi LG Anil Baijal asks DDA to prepare Master Plan of Delhi-2041 using simple language, illustrations

Lt Governor Anil Baijal has directed Delhi Development Authority officials to prepare the Master Plan of Delhi (MPD)-2041 using simple language and illustrations so that the common man can understand

Apr 06, 2021, 14:28 PM IST
50-year-old man dies in Delhi after a portion of under-construction bridge collapses

50-year-old man dies in Delhi after a portion of under-construction bridge collapses

A 50-year-old man died after an under-construction pool gator collapsed in Ashok Park, police said on Tuesday (April 6). 

Apr 06, 2021, 13:49 PM IST
Get me Amanatullah Khan's head remark lands Hindu Raksha Dal leader Pinky Chaudhary in trouble

Get me Amanatullah Khan's head remark lands Hindu Raksha Dal leader Pinky Chaudhary in trouble

An FIR has been lodged against Chaudhary at Sahibabad police station in Ghaziabad.

Apr 06, 2021, 13:20 PM IST
Night curfew in Delhi from 10 PM to 5 AM till April 30 to curb COVID-19 spread

Night curfew in Delhi from 10 PM to 5 AM till April 30 to curb COVID-19 spread

The number of coronavirus cases in Delhi has been rapidly rising over the past few days. On Monday, the national capital reported 3,548 new cases and 15 deaths.

Apr 06, 2021, 12:01 PM IST
Night curfew in Delhi? Proposal sent to CM Arvind Kejriwal as COVID-19 spreads

Night curfew in Delhi? Proposal sent to CM Arvind Kejriwal as COVID-19 spreads

In view of rising COVID-19 cases in the national capital, the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government is considering a proposal to impose a night curfew, according to the sources.

Apr 06, 2021, 09:02 AM IST
Centre passed GNCTD Act to punish me for supporting farmers' protest: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Centre passed GNCTD Act to punish me for supporting farmers' protest: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal claimed that the BJP-led Centre brought the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) (GNCTD) Bill to “punish” him for extending support to farmers

Apr 05, 2021, 12:19 PM IST
Delhi Metro to add additional coaches amid ongoing COVID-19 crisis

Delhi Metro to add additional coaches amid ongoing COVID-19 crisis

The DMRC will convert its 6-coach trains into 8-coach trains on the Red, Yellow and Blue lines. 

Apr 05, 2021, 11:27 AM IST
Delhi weather: Maximum temperature to reach 36 degrees Celsius, heatwave unlikely, say reports

Delhi weather: Maximum temperature to reach 36 degrees Celsius, heatwave unlikely, say reports

Day and night temperatures will rise in the coming days, however, a "heatwave" is unlikely for at least another week, Skymet Weather reported. 

Apr 05, 2021, 10:55 AM IST
Delhi records over 4,000 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, highest single-day spike in 2021

Delhi records over 4,000 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, highest single-day spike in 2021

The number of deaths from coronavirus reported in the last 24 hours was 21 taking the toll to 11,081.

Apr 05, 2021, 08:51 AM IST
If you plan to travel to Delhi or NCR today, read this before driving out

If you plan to travel to Delhi or NCR today, read this before driving out

The protests on Friday by Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) against the attack on their leader Rakesh Tikait in Rajasthan had disrupted the traffic flow and led to the sudden closure of the Chilla route.

Apr 04, 2021, 12:27 PM IST
Delhi at 11.7 degrees Celsius records lowest minimum temperature for April in nearly 12 years

Delhi at 11.7 degrees Celsius records lowest minimum temperature for April in nearly 12 years

"Cool, northerly winds led to a sharp dip in the minimum temperature in Delhi," said Mahesh Palawat, vice president (Meteorology and Climate Change) at Skymet Weather.

Apr 04, 2021, 00:18 AM IST
Not lockdown but vaccination is solution: Manish Sisodia as he takes first COVID-19 dose

Not lockdown but vaccination is solution: Manish Sisodia as he takes first COVID-19 dose

Manish Sisodia received the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the Maulana Azad Hospital along with his family.

Apr 03, 2021, 17:17 PM IST
Delhi police cracks whip against COVID-19 norm violators, issues nearly 12,000 challans in 2 weeks

Delhi police cracks whip against COVID-19 norm violators, issues nearly 12,000 challans in 2 weeks

According to Delhi Police, a total of 5,78,324 challans have been issued since June 15 till Friday, including 5,36,256 for not wearing face masks and 38,631 for not maintaining social distancing.

Apr 03, 2021, 15:12 PM IST
There is no plan for lockdown in Delhi, says CM Arvind Kejriwal amid rising COVID-19 cases

There is no plan for lockdown in Delhi, says CM Arvind Kejriwal amid rising COVID-19 cases

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal further said that "We are focusing on the COVID-19 vaccination, 71,000 vaccinations were done in Delhi yesterday."

Apr 02, 2021, 17:38 PM IST
Trial to make Delhi Gate intersection safer for commuters begins today

Trial to make Delhi Gate intersection safer for commuters begins today

Cones, barricades and planters will be placed to carry out temporary infrastructure changes for testing the design. 

Apr 02, 2021, 10:31 AM IST
SDMC launches six new online applications, makes it easier for Delhi residents to file property-tax

SDMC launches six new online applications, makes it easier for Delhi residents to file property-tax

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation on Thursday (April 1) launched six new online applications related to fields such as property-tax filing and registration of birth and death of residents for

Apr 02, 2021, 08:34 AM IST