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Delhi schools closed till further notice as COVID-19 spreads again, physical classes allowed for Class 9-12 only

Delhi schools closed till further notice as COVID-19 spreads again, physical classes allowed for Class 9-12 only

The Delhi government has closed all schools in the national capital and said that no physical classes will be held for the academic session 2021-22 till further orders due to a continuous surge in

Apr 02, 2021, 08:09 AM IST
JNU students take out semi-naked parade outside girls’ hostel on Holi, complaint registered

JNU students take out semi-naked parade outside girls’ hostel on Holi, complaint registered

JNU students have reportedly complained against the semi-naked parade taken out on Holi to the Gender Sensitization Committee against Sexual Harassment (GSCASH).

Apr 01, 2021, 13:34 PM IST
AAP councillor Guddi Devi threatens to immolate herself inside Delhi Assembly

AAP councillor Guddi Devi threatens to immolate herself inside Delhi Assembly

Aam Aadmi Party councillor Guddi Devi created a stir during an ongoing session at the Delhi Assembly when she entered the well of the House with a bottle of kerosene threatening to immolate herself.

Mar 31, 2021, 19:43 PM IST
Delhi to Meerut travel time reduces to 50 minutes, Expressway opens from April 1

Delhi to Meerut travel time reduces to 50 minutes, Expressway opens from April 1

Earlier, it used to over 2 hours to cover the distance between Delhi and Meerut.

Mar 31, 2021, 17:58 PM IST
Fire breaks out in ICU ward of Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital, over 50 patients shifted

Fire breaks out in ICU ward of Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital, over 50 patients shifted

As per the latest reports, the fire has been doused now.  

Mar 31, 2021, 09:35 AM IST
Kejriwal govt hell-bent on drowning youngsters into alcoholism: Delhi BJP chief

Kejriwal govt hell-bent on drowning youngsters into alcoholism: Delhi BJP chief

Gupta said that Arvind Kejriwal-led government wants to push youth towards alcoholism and that the BJP will not allow Delhi to become "the capital of alcohol".

Mar 30, 2021, 23:05 PM IST
Medical miracle in Delhi hospital, woman able to open her mouth after 30 years

Medical miracle in Delhi hospital, woman able to open her mouth after 30 years

Aastha, who is currently working as senior manager at Punjab National Bank, was suffering from congenital disorder and was brought to the hospital in February.

Mar 30, 2021, 11:02 AM IST
Delhi sees hottest day of March in 76 years, temperature soars to 40.1 degrees

Delhi sees hottest day of March in 76 years, temperature soars to 40.1 degrees

The maximum temperature was eight degrees above the average for this time of the season

Mar 29, 2021, 21:40 PM IST
Setback for Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal as President Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to NCT Delhi (Amendment) Bill

Setback for Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal as President Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to NCT Delhi (Amendment) Bill

Arvind Kejriwal called it BJP's assault on democracy and federalism.

Mar 29, 2021, 09:43 AM IST
Wanted criminal, who escaped police custody, killed in exchange of fire in Delhi's Rohini

Wanted criminal, who escaped police custody, killed in exchange of fire in Delhi's Rohini

A wanted gangster, who had escaped from custody, was killed on Sunday following an exchange of fire with a Special Cell team at a flat in the Rohini area here, police said.

Mar 28, 2021, 22:17 PM IST
Delhi Police warn strict action against those flouting COVID-19 norms on Holi

Delhi Police warn strict action against those flouting COVID-19 norms on Holi

The Delhi Traffic Police have made elaborate arrangements to check incidents of drunken driving, over-speeding among others.

Mar 28, 2021, 21:01 PM IST
Delhi issues SOP for protection of interfaith couples, sets up 24-hr helpline and special cell

Delhi issues SOP for protection of interfaith couples, sets up 24-hr helpline and special cell

The Delhi government has issued a standard operating procedure (SoP) for the protection of inter-faith and inter-caste couples from harassment and threats and directed setting up of ''special cells

Mar 28, 2021, 13:35 PM IST
Delhi caps guest gatherings due to COVID-19, weddings and funerals to have limited numbers now

Delhi caps guest gatherings due to COVID-19, weddings and funerals to have limited numbers now

Delhi government on Saturday capped the maximum number of people allowed to attend a weddings celebration in closed spaces at 100 in the state. 

Mar 28, 2021, 07:12 AM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind's health condition stable, doctors advice planned bypass procedure

President Ram Nath Kovind's health condition stable, doctors advice planned bypass procedure

His shift to AIIMS was done for further investigation into his health condition by the Army's Research and Referral Hospital.

Mar 27, 2021, 19:51 PM IST
Lockdown is no solution, says Delhi Health Minister amid rising COVID-19 cases

Lockdown is no solution, says Delhi Health Minister amid rising COVID-19 cases

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain ruled out the possibility of a second COVID-19 lockdown in the city by stating that it is "not a solution" and added that "we'll have to learn to live with it."

Mar 27, 2021, 12:51 PM IST
Delhi Police issues COVID-19 guidelines ahead of Holi, Shab-e-Barat, Navaratri

Delhi Police issues COVID-19 guidelines ahead of Holi, Shab-e-Barat, Navaratri

The Delhi Police also said that it has made elaborate traffic arrangements to ensure the safety of motorists on roads and check the incidents of drunken driving, over-speeding, reckless driving.

Mar 27, 2021, 11:53 AM IST
SI Priyanka becomes first female officer to be part of encounter, arrests 2 gangsters: Delhi Police

SI Priyanka becomes first female officer to be part of encounter, arrests 2 gangsters: Delhi Police

The Delhi police claimed that SI Priyanka was the first woman personnel of the force to be a part of an encounter.

Mar 26, 2021, 23:51 PM IST
DUTA protests against order to appoint senior administrative officers at 12 Delhi govt-funded colleges

DUTA protests against order to appoint senior administrative officers at 12 Delhi govt-funded colleges

 DUTA alleged that the Delhi government had not released additional grants and posts promised by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to the principals of the 12 DU Colleges in a meeting on March 16.

Mar 25, 2021, 19:36 PM IST
Passage of GNCTD Bill shows Modi government feeling insecure with Arvind Kejriwal’s work: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

Passage of GNCTD Bill shows Modi government feeling insecure with Arvind Kejriwal’s work: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

Slamming the Centre over the passage of the GNCTD Bill, Sisodia said, "People have started saying that Arvind Kejriwal can be an alternative to Modi ji."

Mar 25, 2021, 18:08 PM IST
Delhi's air quality improves to 'moderate' category with AQI value standing at 156

Delhi's air quality improves to 'moderate' category with AQI value standing at 156

Anand Vihar, Rohini and Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium recorded ‘moderate’ air quality, with the AQI values standing at 193, 177, and 155 respectively, according to the CPCB data. 

Mar 25, 2021, 12:13 PM IST