New Delhi: The DDA has pegged its budget expenditure for the 2018-19 fiscal at over Rs 8,000 crore and plans to transform Delhi into a "world-class city" through various projects, which include the rejuvenation of the Yamuna. The budget, along with revised estimates for 2017-18, was presented beforeMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 21:08 IST
New Delhi: Former JNU Students Union President Kanhaiya Kumar on Wednesday accused political parties of using the education sector as a tool to legitimise their ideology and demanded that they declare their education policy during elections. Kumar said even though education is part of politics,More
Published 11-Apr-2018 19:15 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has asked CBSE not to reject the applications of open school candidates for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET)-UG, a pre-qualification for pursuing MBBS course, till the challenge to the exam's eligibilty criteria is decided. A bench of Acting ChiefMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 19:04 IST
New Delhi: Five men have been arrested by the customs officials for allegedly trying to smuggle into the country gold valuing Rs 60 lakh at Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here.
Published 11-Apr-2018 19:00 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed diamantaire Nirav Modi's company, Firestar Diamond, to ask him to return to India, dubbing him a "fugitive". A bench of Justices S Muralidhar and I S Mehta passed the direction after the company's lawyer said relief should not be denied to it onMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 18:54 IST
New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday dismissed a plea of advocate Prashant Bhushan seeking transfer of a defamation case, filed against him by former union minister Kapil Sibal's lawyer son Amit Sibal, to a magisterial court which was hearing it earlier. The matter had later been shifted to aMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 17:23 IST
New Delhi: A fire officer was seriously injured during an operation to douse a fire that broke out on Wednesday on the top floor of a four-storeyed building in Lajpat Nagar's busy Central Market here, officials said.
Published 11-Apr-2018 12:57 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi Assembly on Tuesday adopted a resolution directing the government to formulate "strict guidelines" for municipal corporations for executing works under MLA Local Area Development (LAD) funds in the national capital.
Published 11-Apr-2018 07:26 IST
New Delhi: The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Tuesday held an "All Party Traders Parliament" to demand the stopping the ongoing sealing drive being carried out by municipal corporations.
Published 11-Apr-2018 07:20 IST
New Delhi: Responding to allegations of violation of reservation policy in the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), the administration on Tuesday said it was adhering to the policy, as prescribed in the constitution, in both admissions and recruitments. The university also blamed its schools andMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 06:55 IST
New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is gearing up to form a third front with Left parties to fight the BJP and the Congress in the upcoming Assembly polls in Rajasthan, AAP sources said on Wednesday. A senior AAP leader told IANS that they have had three or four meetings with Left parties in theMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 15:55 IST
New Delhi: The CBI on Tuesday withdrew from the Delhi High Court the pleas seeking cancellation of bail granted to former chief of Indian Air Force SP Tyagi and two other accused in the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP chopper scam.
Published 10-Apr-2018 21:44 IST
New Delhi: Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday said the Delhi government will give Rs 14 lakh to paddler Manika Batra for winning a gold medal in Table Tennis at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Australia. He announced in the Delhi Assembly that the reward will be given to Batra under theMore
Published 10-Apr-2018 18:23 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi Police has filed charge sheet against an Indian Air Force officer, arrested in February for alleged espionage. The charge sheet was filed before Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Deepak Shehrawat here against Group Captain Arun Marwah, who was booked under the Official Secrets ActMore
Published 10-Apr-2018 17:35 IST
New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday pulled up the Delhi government for not furnishing a list of restaurants and bars in the city which permit hookah smoking on their premises and slapped a fine of Rs 50,000 on it. A bench headed by acting NGT Chairperson Justice Jawad Rahim alsoMore
Published 10-Apr-2018 19:31 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi Assembly on Monday passed a resolution seeking financial powers for the Speaker over the hiring and paying lawyers for litigations in courts, amid a recent trend by bureaucrats moving courts against the House committees' decision.
Published 10-Apr-2018 07:14 IST
New Delhi: Noting that the inmates lodged in Tihar Jail here are being referred to outside hospitals for even basic treatments, the Delhi High Court has directed the chief secretary of the city government to convene a meeting to work out a plan for improving facilities at the central jail. A benchMore
Published 09-Apr-2018 21:33 IST
New Delhi: Days after a JNU student approached the Delhi high court flagging his inability to attend classes due to continuous protests, the students' union, in an emergency council meeting on Monday, decided to demonstrate at a particular spot on the campus instead of at multiple locations.
Published 09-Apr-2018 22:53 IST
New Delhi: Six people, including three women, have been arrested in Keshavpuram area of the city for allegedly honey trapping their victims and extorting money from them, the police said on Monday. Joint Commissioner (Crime) of Police Alok Kumar said the gang used to lure people from different partsMore
Published 09-Apr-2018 22:46 IST
New Delhi: A couple has been arrested from west Delhi for allegedly impersonating executives of an authorised car dealer in the city and stealing vehicles on the pretext of car servicing, police said on Monday.
Published 09-Apr-2018 22:24 IST

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