New Delhi: Congress leader Ajay Maken on Tuesday said that the cancellation of appointment of nine advisors to Delhi ministers was 'not surprising as these were made to please' AAP workers. The Shunglu Committee in its report submitted in 2016, had pointed out 'grave irregularities' in theMore
Published 18-Apr-2018 06:58 IST
New Delhi: The forensic examination of clothes of a college student, who had alleged that a semen-filled balloon was thrown at her in February, has ruled out the presence of semen, police said on Tuesday.
Published 18-Apr-2018 08:00 IST
New Delhi: Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Tuesday exuded confidence of "finding a solution soon" to the ongoing sealing drive in the national capital. The assurance came after Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari along with other party leaders met the Union Housing and Urban Affairs minister here.
Published 17-Apr-2018 21:58 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday took a strong view towards filing of false PILs and imposed a cost of Rs 50,000 each on an advocate and a law student, who had fraudulently filed a petition on illegal constructions on behalf of a 57-year-old woman's NGO. The court said it was shameful thatMore
Published 17-Apr-2018 20:52 IST | Updated 21:02 IST
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday approved a policy to compensate consumers for unscheduled power cuts by electricity discoms in the national capital. The discoms have to pay a penalty of Rs 100 for each hour of such a power outage. The policy will come into effect after theMore
Published 17-Apr-2018 20:09 IST
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to "undermine" Delhi's education system, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Tuesday after the Union Home Ministry cancelled the appointment of nine advisors. The BJP-led government, Sisodia said, targeted his advisor Atisi Marlena through theMore
Published 17-Apr-2018 19:46 IST | Updated 19:49 IST
New Delhi: Aiming to reduce vehicular pollution and ease commuting, Jawaharlal Nehru University on Tuesday inaugurated e-rickshaws that will ply on three routes on the campus. A commuter will have to pay Rs 10 for each ride.
Published 17-Apr-2018 19:41 IST
New Delhi: The appointment of nine advisors to the Delhi government was cancelled, including the one to Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisoida, after the Union Home Ministry said that these posts were "not sanctioned".
Published 17-Apr-2018 19:15 IST
New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh's Shia Waqf Board chairman, Wasim Rizvi, on Tuesday knocked the door of the Supreme Court for banning the use of green-coloured flag in Muslim-dominated areas across the country.
Published 17-Apr-2018 19:13 IST
New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday sacked 9 advisers to the Delhi government including public policy expert Atishi Marlena. Marlena was the advisor to deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia on education as he also holds the human resource development portfolio in the state cabinet.
Published 17-Apr-2018 17:16 IST | Updated 17:29 IST
New Delhi: A police official, accused of torturing and compelling his wife to kill herself, has been granted bail with a Delhi court observing that there was an unexplained delay of around two months in lodging an FIR against him. Additional Sessions Judge Prem Kumar Barthwal granted the relief toMore
Published 17-Apr-2018 16:13 IST
New Delhi: Two men died after a fire broke out in a crockery factory in southwest Delhi's Nawada, said an official from the Delhi Fire Service.
Published 17-Apr-2018 12:08 IST
New Delhi: The Congress on Tuesday demanded a court-monitored probe into the rape-and-murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir and sought police protection to the lawyer who is fighting the case of the rape victim.
Published 17-Apr-2018 07:21 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi University unit of the All India Students' Association (AISA) took out a candlelight march from Vishwavidyalaya Metro Station, on Tuesday, demanding justice for Kathua and Unnao rape victims. An eight-year-old girl was raped and murdered in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir. In Unnao,More
Published 17-Apr-2018 07:11 IST
New Delhi: A 16-year-old girl has alleged that her parents tried to coax her into changing her statement in court after taking money from two men accused of raping her in outer Delhi's Aman Vihar area, police said on Monday.
Published 17-Apr-2018 06:58 IST | Updated 20:38 IST
New Delhi: People in the national capital may face a rise in call drops and slow internet as MCD has sealed 566 mobile towers, industry body TAIPA said on Tuesday. There are 11,500 mobile towers installed in Delhi and 1,150 more are required for seamless coverage but they have been pending for theMore
Published 17-Apr-2018 16:04 IST | Updated 16:14 IST
New Delhi: A 19-year-old man was arrested for allegedly posing as a doctor at the AIIMS for the last five months, police said on Tuesday. The accused, Adnan Khurram, used to participate in events for doctors and he easily mingled with them, they said.
Published 17-Apr-2018 07:16 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday asked Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal why cannot he apologise to a constable for allegedly using the slang 'thulla' for policemen, when he has been seeking pardon from others like Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Justice Anu Malhotra said if Kejriwal isMore
Published 16-Apr-2018 22:10 IST
New Delhi: Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal continued with her indefinite hunger strike for the fourth day on Monday demanding stricter anti-rape laws in the country, and was joined by BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha. While Maliwal alleged that the Delhi Police forcibly tried to takeMore
Published 16-Apr-2018 22:04 IST
New Delhi: A Delhi court directed the CBI to expedite the investigation in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case allegedly involving Congress leader Jagdish Tytler and file a progress report. The direction was passed by the court of Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (ACMM) Amit Arora, after theMore
Published 16-Apr-2018 20:48 IST

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