Delhi & NCR News

IMD on Delhi weather: Temperature can touch 41 degrees in next 3 days, but no heatwave

IMD on Delhi weather: Temperature can touch 41 degrees in next 3 days, but no heatwave

Delhi weather forecast: IMD reported the maximum temperature on Wednesday as 34.4 degrees Celsius which can slightly rise in the next 3-4 days. 

May 25, 2022, 20:10 PM IST
Delhi: Firecrackers NOT the reason behind post Diwali pollution? Here's what IIT researchers found

Delhi: Firecrackers NOT the reason behind post Diwali pollution? Here's what IIT researchers found

Delhi pollution: IIT researchers found that biomass burning-related emissions rise alarmingly in the days following Diwali.

May 25, 2022, 18:21 PM IST
Vinai Kumar Saxena to take oath as Delhi Lt Governor on May 26

Vinai Kumar Saxena to take oath as Delhi Lt Governor on May 26

Vinai Kumar Saxena, who held the post of chairperson of Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC), was appointed as the new LG of Delhi on Monday.

May 24, 2022, 20:48 PM IST
Scientist working with IT Ministry jumps off 7th floor in suspected suicide

Scientist working with IT Ministry jumps off 7th floor in suspected suicide

The scientist who jumped to his death from Shastri Bhawan on Monday (May 23) has been identified as Rajesh Mallik.

May 23, 2022, 19:52 PM IST
MCD running schools where girls forced to defecate in open: Delhi Commission for Women

MCD running schools where girls forced to defecate in open: Delhi Commission for Women

The enquiry by Delhi Commission for Women (DWC) occured after a recent horrific case of molestation of girls in a Municipal Corporation of Delhi school.

May 23, 2022, 16:04 PM IST
Heavy rains, thunderstorm lash parts of Delhi-NCR; two flights cancelled, over 50 delayed

Heavy rains, thunderstorm lash parts of Delhi-NCR; two flights cancelled, over 50 delayed

The India Meteorological Department predicted more light to moderate intensity rain and gusty winds with a speed of 50-80 km/h over Delhi-NCR and adjoining areas on Monday.

May 23, 2022, 06:37 AM IST
Odisha: Honest autorickshaw driver returns gold necklace worth Rs 1.6 lakh to passenger

Odisha: Honest autorickshaw driver returns gold necklace worth Rs 1.6 lakh to passenger

Odisha's Ganjam district: An autorickshaw driver won the hearts of police officials and locals after he returned a gold necklace to a passenger who had left it in his auto.

May 22, 2022, 14:40 PM IST
Gurugram: Rs 3.8 lakh fine imposed on housing society management over dog bite incident

Gurugram: Rs 3.8 lakh fine imposed on housing society management over dog bite incident

The plush Gurugram society 'The Mangolia's' was fined nearly Rs 4 lakh after a dog, owned by one of the building's residents, bit a young girl and left her traumatised.

May 22, 2022, 11:56 AM IST
Delhi weather: Thunderstorms, light rains and cloudy skies likely next week

Delhi weather: Thunderstorms, light rains and cloudy skies likely next week

Delhi weather: The temperatures are expected to stay below 42 degrees Celsius for the next week till May 28 according to IMD's forecast.

May 22, 2022, 09:49 AM IST
Delhi: Parts of national capital to be hit by water shortage, check areas here

Delhi: Parts of national capital to be hit by water shortage, check areas here

Delhi water crisis: The Delhi Jal Board stated that they are planning to supply water in low pressure until a solution is found.

May 22, 2022, 07:03 AM IST
Days after Mundka fire, Delhi govt introduces fire-fighting robots: Here's how they work

Days after Mundka fire, Delhi govt introduces fire-fighting robots: Here's how they work

Fire fighting robots in Delhi: The government explained that the machine can be operated remotely from a distance of 300 metres and not be affected by fire, smoke, heat, or any other adverse

May 21, 2022, 14:25 PM IST
Noida: Man and woman, in their 20s, jump off high rise in suspected suicide

Noida: Man and woman, in their 20s, jump off high rise in suspected suicide

Double suicide case in Greater Noida: According to the police, the deceased who allegedly jumped off a 22nd floor apartment were known to each other. 

May 21, 2022, 12:49 PM IST
DU professor arrested for 'objectionable' post on 'shivling' in Gyanvapi mosque

DU professor arrested for 'objectionable' post on 'shivling' in Gyanvapi mosque

An FIR was lodged against associate professor of Delhi University's Hindu College Ratan Lal on Tuesday night based on a complaint filed by a Delhi-based lawyer.

May 21, 2022, 07:49 AM IST
AAP MLA detained for obstructing demolition drive at Kalyanpuri: Delhi Police

AAP MLA detained for obstructing demolition drive at Kalyanpuri: Delhi Police

Bulldozers had arrived at Khichripur on Wednesday (May 18) to remove illegal structures in the locality.

May 18, 2022, 15:02 PM IST
Good news for commuters! Yamuna Expressway to get 10 new lanes to ease traffic

Good news for commuters! Yamuna Expressway to get 10 new lanes to ease traffic

Yamuna Expressway is 165-km-long with three toll plazas at Jewar, Mathura and Agra along its route.

May 17, 2022, 14:16 PM IST
Delhi weather: Dust storm likely, cloudy skies to cool down soaring temperatures

Delhi weather: Dust storm likely, cloudy skies to cool down soaring temperatures

On Sunday (May 15), Delhi recorded a maximum temperature of 49.2 degrees Celsius. IMD predicts Monday's (May 16) max temperature to settle at 41 degrees Celsius.

May 16, 2022, 11:38 AM IST
Delhi to get slight relief from scorching temperatures, see IMD's weather forecast

Delhi to get slight relief from scorching temperatures, see IMD's weather forecast

Delhi witnessed a record-breaking and skin-burning 49.2℃ at Mungeshpur and 49.1℃ in Najafgarh on Sunday (May 15).

May 16, 2022, 08:09 AM IST
Delhi stares at water crisis amid severe heatwave, seeks help from Haryana again

Delhi stares at water crisis amid severe heatwave, seeks help from Haryana again

Delhi water crisis: Officials stated that authorities have resorted to water rationing to meet the high demand but the situation could get worse. 

May 15, 2022, 07:36 AM IST
CNG gets costlier by Rs 2 per kg in Delhi, Noida, Gurugram; check new rates in your city

CNG gets costlier by Rs 2 per kg in Delhi, Noida, Gurugram; check new rates in your city

The Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL) has also hiked gas prices in other parts of the country. 

May 15, 2022, 06:42 AM IST
Mundka fire: Charred human remains found during search operation, death toll may rise

Mundka fire: Charred human remains found during search operation, death toll may rise

Mundka fire: There have been 27 confirmed deaths and 12 injured persons due to the incident. Delhi Fire Services officials are yet to examine the charred human remains found on Saturday (May 14).

May 14, 2022, 09:52 AM IST