New Delhi: The Delhi government has ordered an inquiry into the blaze at a private factory in outer Delhi's Bawana industrial area on Saturday evening in which seventeen people are feared dead, even as Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said he is keeping a "close watch" on the rescue operations.
Published 21-Jan-2018 07:03 IST | Updated 07:06 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi unit of the Congress, on Sunday, demanded a judicial probe into the Bawana factory fire that led to the death of at least 17 persons.
Published 21-Jan-2018 16:45 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi government has directed all its departments to set up a proper system to deal with references received from elected public representatives including MPs and MLAs on a priority basis.
Published 21-Jan-2018 11:59 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has said that it would not allow the use of solar control black films in cars, which have been banned due to security reasons. A bench of justices Sanjiv Khanna and Chander Shekhar also refused to strike down a law prohibiting use of black films for windscreens andMore
Published 21-Jan-2018 10:27 IST
New Delhi: It was a foggy and cold Sunday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 5 degrees Celsius, three notches below the season's average, the Met Office said.
Published 21-Jan-2018 10:02 IST
New Delhi: Police have arrested the owner of the firecracker storage unit in Bawana where 17 people were killed in a massive blaze on Saturday. Manoj Jain, who ran the factory, has been arrested. A probe revealed it was a factory of "cold firecrackers" used in stage shows and Holi celebrations, saidMore
Published 21-Jan-2018 09:19 IST | Updated 12:19 IST
New Delhi: An Iranian man studying in Jawaharlal Nehru University here has been arrested on charges of beating and sexually harassing a fellow woman student from his native country, police said on Saturday. The woman, aged 26, complained to Vasant Kunj police station in south Delhi against MohammadMore
Published 21-Jan-2018 07:45 IST
New Delhi: The CBI has arrested three people for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 1.80 lakh purportedly on behalf of Saraswati Vihar SDM here, an agency official said on Saturday. The CBI acted on a complaint from the owner of a club in Pitampura area.
Published 21-Jan-2018 07:02 IST
New Delhi: The Election Commission "helped" the AAP by delaying its recommendation for disqualifying 20 of the party's MLAs for holding offices of profit and enabled it in sending three candidates to the Rajya Sabha, the Congress on Saturday alleged. Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken also tried toMore
Published 20-Jan-2018 21:31 IST
New Delhi: Deputy Chief Minister and senior AAP leader Manish Sisodia on Saturday said the party will meet President Ram Nath Kovind against a recommendation of the Election Commission (EC) to disqualify 20 party MLAs for holding office of profit. On Friday, the EC recommended to the President toMore
Published 20-Jan-2018 21:21 IST
New Delhi: Seventeen people are feared dead after a fire ripped through a two-storeyed factory in outer Delhi's Bawana industrial area on Saturday evening, a Delhi Fire Services official had said. The police have so far confirmed nine deaths in the fire.
Published 20-Jan-2018 21:13 IST | Updated 22:19 IST
New Delhi: With moderate dry winds blowing on Saturday, the National Capital Region and surrounding areas recorded better visibility, slight rise in minimum temperature and marked improvement in air quality which, however, remained "very poor". The weatherman warned of a spike in the cold weatherMore
Published 20-Jan-2018 20:15 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi BJP has begun serious parleys on the possibility of bypolls to 20 assembly segments after the Election Commission's recommendation to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs for holding offices of profit. The BJP leaders discussed the issue in a meeting of the party's core committee members lastMore
Published 20-Jan-2018 16:48 IST
New Delhi: The AAP government has informed the Delhi High Court that it has issued direction to all the hospitals run by it or by autonomous bodies to install CCTVs to ensure safety of its staff and patients, especially women. A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari ShankarMore
Published 20-Jan-2018 13:07 IST
New Delhi: In a case of alleged medical negligence, a four-month-old baby died at a city hospital on Friday, after being administered a pain killer injection to provide temporary relief from the pain caused by stitch in the upper lip.
Published 20-Jan-2018 08:13 IST | Updated 09:53 IST
New Delhi: Spurred by the news of Election Commission's recommendation for disqualification of 20 ruling AAP MLAs in the office of profit case, the Delhi Congress on Friday got down to planning for possible bypolls in the affected constituencies, party sources said. A meeting attended by DelhiMore
Published 20-Jan-2018 08:10 IST
New Delhi: The AAP on Saturday claimed to be "victimised" in the wake of the Election Commission's recommendation to disqualify its 20 MLAs for holding offices of profit, and asserted that it was "not afraid of elections". AAP Delhi unit chief Gopal Rail alleged that the poll panel failed to giveMore
Published 20-Jan-2018 16:41 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi government has directed all alcohol vends in the city to ensure sale of liquor through scanning from next month, officials said. The excise department has issued directives to all liquor vends in the city, warning them of strict action if alcohol is sold without scanning barMore
Published 20-Jan-2018 12:41 IST
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday felicitated children awarded with the National Bravery Award and said the whole country is proud of them. At an event organised at the Delhi Secretariat, he said the "fearless" children are asset to the society and will always bring glory toMore
Published 20-Jan-2018 08:39 IST
New Delhi: Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Friday asked officials to form a task force for a coordinated fight against drug and alcohol abuse. Baijal gave the direction during a meeting here to review measures taken to curb the menace of drug and liquor abuse, particularly among youngsters.
Published 19-Jan-2018 22:20 IST

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