New Delhi: The Congress on Sunday accused the BJP and the Election Commission for delaying the disqualification of 20 MLAs of Delhi's ruling AAP in the office of profit case to help the party gets its nominees elected to the Rajya Sabha.
Published 21-Jan-2018 17:43 IST
New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind has approved the Election Commission's recommendation to disqualify 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs in Delhi on charges of holding Office of Profit, an official spokesman said on Sunday. Following the approval, the Union Law and Justice Ministry issued aMore
Published 21-Jan-2018 17:13 IST | Updated 17:15 IST
New Delhi: Sheila Dikshit wanted to step down as Delhi chief minister in 2012 because of health concerns and also to enable the Congress to find another leader before the next Assembly elections, but the December 16 gang rape of a young woman firmed up her resolve to stay on. Resigning then wouldMore
Published 21-Jan-2018 16:48 IST
New Delhi: The BJP, on Sunday, said that a firecracker factory where a major fire broke out on Saturday leaving 17 dead secured a licence from the Delhi government.
Published 21-Jan-2018 16:31 IST
New Delhi: Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Manoj Tiwari on Sunday defended North Delhi's Mayor Preeti Aggarwal, who was caught on camera cautioning the officials from speaking against the firecracker factory fire in Delhi's Bawana Industrial Area, calling the video "fake". Tiwari, whileMore
Published 21-Jan-2018 11:12 IST
New Delhi: No one can touch a woman without her consent, a Delhi court said and termed it unfortunate that women continue to be victimised by "lecherous and sexually- pervert" men. The court's observation came while awarding five years jail term to Ram for sexually assaulting a nine-year-old girl.
Published 21-Jan-2018 11:06 IST | Updated 11:14 IST
New Delhi: Mayor of North Delhi Preeti Aggarwal was caught on camera, cautioning the officials from speaking against the firecracker factory, where fire broke out on Saturday, as it was registered with them.
Published 21-Jan-2018 10:49 IST | Updated 12:15 IST
New Delhi: A Delhi court has refused to set aside a three-year jail term awarded to a man for sodomising a 20-year-old boy, saying no lenient view should be taken in such incidents which leave an "indelible mark" on the victim and affect his psychology.
Published 21-Jan-2018 10:35 IST
New Delhi: A man who was apprehended by the police in connection with the Bawana fire accident that killed seventeen people and injured two, has said that he took the factory premises on rent and was running it alone. Ten women and seven men were killed while a man and woman were injured in aMore
Published 21-Jan-2018 08:15 IST
New Delhi: Union Health Minister J P Nadda on Saturday said that the AIIMS and the Safdarjung Hospital were ready to provide all assistance to people injured in a blaze at a firecracker storage unit in Delhi's Bawana area.
Published 21-Jan-2018 07:47 IST
New Delhi: A replica of the iconic Qutub Minar made out of municipal waste, costing Rs 16 lakh, has been erected in a newly-created street roundabout near the Delhi international airport, officials said.
Published 21-Jan-2018 07:28 IST
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

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