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Delhi government faces opposition; plea challenging odd-even scheme filed in NGT

Delhi government faces opposition; plea challenging odd-even scheme filed in NGT

A plea challenging Delhi government's decision to implement the odd-even scheme in the national capital has been filed in National Green Tribunal (NGT).

Sep 16, 2019, 17:31 PM IST
NCB busts international drug cartel, six arrested for smuggling heroin worth Rs 30 crore

NCB busts international drug cartel, six arrested for smuggling heroin worth Rs 30 crore

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has busted an international drug syndicate and arrested six Afghan-Nigerian nationals who were trying to smuggle heroin worth Rs 30 crore at Delhi's Indira Gandhi

Sep 14, 2019, 07:46 AM IST
Man travelling to Hong Kong since 2008 on fake passport arrested at Delhi airport

Man travelling to Hong Kong since 2008 on fake passport arrested at Delhi airport

A passenger has been arrested at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport for allegedly using a fake passport to travel from Hong Kong to India. The man was nabbed during immigration clearance by

Sep 13, 2019, 12:30 PM IST
Afghan national smuggles 2 kg gold worth Rs 76 lakh in shoes, held at Delhi airport

Afghan national smuggles 2 kg gold worth Rs 76 lakh in shoes, held at Delhi airport

An Afghan national was held at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport for allegedly smuggling two gold biscuits weighing one kg each inside the sole of his shoes. The passenger was arrested at

Sep 12, 2019, 13:40 PM IST
Voting for DUSU election 2019 underway, counting on Friday

Voting for DUSU election 2019 underway, counting on Friday

The voting for Delhi University Student Union (DUSU), a student representative body for most colleges that come under the ambit of University of Delhi, is underway at 52 polling centres on Thursday

Sep 12, 2019, 12:37 PM IST
Delhi: More DTC depots and terminals for private vehicles' pollution checks to reduce rush

Delhi: More DTC depots and terminals for private vehicles' pollution checks to reduce rush

It is to be noted that demand for PUC certificates has increased massively after the implementation of the new Motor Vehicle Act and the decision to increase the pollution checking centres will come

Sep 11, 2019, 19:40 PM IST
40-year-old man commits suicide after jumping before train at Delhi's Adarsh Nagar Metro station, no suicide note recovered

40-year-old man commits suicide after jumping before train at Delhi's Adarsh Nagar Metro station, no suicide note recovered

Police said that the unidentified man, aged around 40 years, committed suicide by jumping in front of a running Metro train at Platform No 1 of Adarsh Nagar Metro Station.

Sep 11, 2019, 16:01 PM IST
Worried over rising cases of suicide, Delhi Metro appeals to people to 'never give up'

Worried over rising cases of suicide, Delhi Metro appeals to people to 'never give up'

In its appeal, Delhi Metro has said that people do have bad days but it is important to ask for help to tide over your problems and never give up.

Sep 09, 2019, 18:44 PM IST
My government launched plan to double farmers' income in coming years, says PM Modi at UN conference

My government launched plan to double farmers' income in coming years, says PM Modi at UN conference

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed the 14th session of the Conference of Parties to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification held in Greater Noida and said that his

Sep 09, 2019, 13:08 PM IST
26-year-old woman dies after jumping before train at Delhi's Model Town Metro station, suicide note recovered

26-year-old woman dies after jumping before train at Delhi's Model Town Metro station, suicide note recovered

A woman passenger was found dead at the Delhi metro's Model Town station, after she allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a train, police said.

Sep 08, 2019, 13:42 PM IST
Voting underway for JNUSU elections, 6 candidates eyeing president's post

Voting underway for JNUSU elections, 6 candidates eyeing president's post

Voting for the Jawaharlal Nehru University Student's Union (JNUSU) elections is underway in Delhi. A total of six candidates are contesting for the president's position out of the 14 total candidates

Sep 06, 2019, 14:20 PM IST
FIR against AAP MLA Akhilesh Pati Tripathi for allegedly thrashing an MCD inspector

FIR against AAP MLA Akhilesh Pati Tripathi for allegedly thrashing an MCD inspector

An FIR has been registered against an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA for allegedly beating up and manhandling an inspector belonging to the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) in North -West Delhi’s

Sep 06, 2019, 10:23 AM IST
Delhi: 2 killed, 2 injured as speeding dumper rams into footpath at India Gate

Delhi: 2 killed, 2 injured as speeding dumper rams into footpath at India Gate

The driver of a dumper on the Mansingh road lost control of the vehicle and it crossed over the footpath, crashing into autos and scooters, killing and injuring people, before coming to a stop inside

Sep 03, 2019, 08:46 AM IST
Four-storey building collapses in Delhi's Seelampur; 2 killed, many feared trapped

Four-storey building collapses in Delhi's Seelampur; 2 killed, many feared trapped

A police team alongwith senior officers reached the spot. The NDRF, DDMA and Fire personnel followed for the rescue operation. A case has been registered in the matter. An investigation has also been

Sep 03, 2019, 07:53 AM IST
Unidentified woman found dead on metro track near Jhandewalan station

Unidentified woman found dead on metro track near Jhandewalan station

A police team immediately rushed to the spot and found that an unknown lady aged about 40 years was lying dead on the track.

Sep 02, 2019, 11:14 AM IST
Delhi Congress chief likely to be named by September 1

Delhi Congress chief likely to be named by September 1

The wait for a Delhi Congress chief may end before the weekend, September 1.

Aug 28, 2019, 14:47 PM IST
Major fire breaks out at menthol warehouse in Greater Noida

Major fire breaks out at menthol warehouse in Greater Noida

"There are hundreds of menthol oil drums inside the warehouse and they are exploding," Fire Officer Arun Kumar Singh told ANI. The fire was contained but will take more than three hours to fully

Aug 26, 2019, 06:40 AM IST
Delhi-NCR to witness light rain over next three days, says IMD

Delhi-NCR to witness light rain over next three days, says IMD

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday said that Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR) are expected to witness light rain for the next three days. However, as per weather predictions

Aug 23, 2019, 10:56 AM IST
Traffic movement resumes on Delhi's iron bridge after Yamuna River's water level starts reducing

Traffic movement resumes on Delhi's iron bridge after Yamuna River's water level starts reducing

In a relief to the people, the alert that was raised against the water level has been withdrawn. The water level at 4 pm had receded to 206.56 metres and didn't cross it. It is further expected to

Aug 21, 2019, 19:52 PM IST
Alliance Air Delhi-Jaipur flight makes emergency landing at Delhi's IGI Airport due to landing gear problem

Alliance Air Delhi-Jaipur flight makes emergency landing at Delhi's IGI Airport due to landing gear problem

At about 8.21 pm the Airport Operations Control Centre (AOCC) informed that full emergency was declared for the flight Alliance Air 9643 (Delhi-Jaipur). It had departed from Delhi at 8.13 pm. The

Aug 19, 2019, 21:51 PM IST