ibnlive » India » Delhi

Delhi

  • Delhi: 19 injured in communal clashes in Trilokpuri 8 hours 1 minutes ago

    New Delhi: At least nineteen people were injured including five with gunshot injuries after communal clashes erupted in Trilokpuri in east Delhi on Saturday. Some families have left the area following the outbreak of violence. The police have detained 65 people so far and say the situation is now under...
  • BJP shying away from polls in Delhi: Congress, AAP 8 hours 12 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party and Congress on Saturday accused BJP of running away from assembly elections in Delhi, soon after Election Commission announced bypolls for three assembly constituencies in the city. BJP, however, rejected the criticism. AAP and Congress said announcement of bypolls in Delhi clearly indicated that BJP was...
  • Man dies while trying to board a moving train at New Delhi railway station 8 hours 19 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A man died at the New Delhi Railway station trying to board a moving train. There was heavy rush at the station ahead of Chhat Puja. The man was trying to board a reserved compartment but the door was locked and he could not hold onto the railing...
  • Delhi fire department gets 293 calls on Diwali Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Delhi Fire Services (DFS) received 293 calls the highest in the past five years on Diwali on Thursday, an official said on Friday. "This is the highest figure in the past five years. On Diwali, from midnight till 7am October 24, we received 293 calls of fire...
  • Delhi: Man acquitted of charge of gangrape Yesterday

    New Delhi: A man, who was accused of gang raping a woman along with his two associates after giving her sedatives-laced drink, has been acquitted by a Delhi court which said the alleged victim has turned "hostile" and there was no evidence that she was raped at all. Additional Sessions...
  • Delhi air quality deteriorates alarmingly post-Diwali, pollution 5 times higher than normal Yesterday

    New Delhi: Air quality in the national capital deteriorated alarmingly a day after Diwali as pollution levels spiked more than five times higher than normal leaving many at the risk of respiratory problems. The Respirable Suspended Particulate Matter (RSPM), which directly affects breathing, has gone up by five times from the...
  • Delhi: Fire breaks out at a slum cluster in Shastri Park Yesterday

    New Delhi: A fire broke out at a slum cluster on Friday in Shastri Park area of north-east Delhi, gutting several jhuggis. However, no casualty has been reported so far. "We received a call about the fire at 10.19 am. As many as 14 fire tenders were rushed to the spot...
  • HC seeks DU response on plea questioning Ph.D, M.Phil entrance process 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court has sought the response of Delhi University (DU) on a plea by a lawyer who has alleged that the varsity's admission process for M.Phil and Ph.d courses is "arbitrary". Justice Manmohan issued the notice to DU and sought its reply by March 16, 2015, the next...
  • Act on removal of religious structure encroachments: Delhi HC 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has directed the Religious Structure Committee and the city government to expeditiously take a decision on the removal of religious structure encroachments in various parks in Rohini area of the capital. The court also directed the deputy director of horticulture of Rohini area in west...
  • Air quality to drop in Delhi on Diwali 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With the onset of Diwali, air quality in the national capital is set to deteriorate over the next two days, with the Met department terming the condition as "severe". According to System of Air quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), pollution levels will be high in areas...
  • Kashmiri Pandits march seeking rehabilitation 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Scores of Kashmiri Pandits took out a rally demanding their rehabilitation and a concrete plan for the same. The protesters tried to march from Jantar Mantar to India Gate, but police prevented them from doing so. Police had detained 28 protesters when they refused to budge. Bhim Singh,...
  • Delhi: Street kids celebrate Diwali, spread message of harmony 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Street children in various parts of the national capital celebrated Diwali on Wednesday spreading the message of harmony. "All these children celebrate festivals unitedly, and this time they sent a message of harmony to the world through their 'rangoli' and colourful paper work," Sanjay Gupta, director of NGO Chetna,...
  • Environment Ministry panel clears Ambedkar memorial plan in Lutyens' Delhi 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Social Justice Ministry's proposal to construct a grand Ambedkar memorial in Lutyens' Delhi has received the nod from a high-powered Environment Ministry panel. Sources said that the Expert Appraisal Committee for Projects related to Infrastructure Development, Coastal Regulation Zone, Building/Construction and Miscellaneous projects, which met here last...
  • Delhi: CBI nabs railway official accepting Rs 5 lakh bribe from Mumbai tour operator 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A senior railway board official Ravi Mohan Sharma has been caught by the CBI for allegedly accepting a bribe of five lakh rupees. The official was found accepting the bribe from a Mumbai based tour operator at his Delhi residence. Sources have suggested that the money was being paid...
  • Daughter of Principal of prominent Delhi school found dead inside campus 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A daughter of the Principal of a prominent Delhi school was found dead inside the campus. The principal lived in the school compound with his family. Prima facie, it appears to be a case of suicide. The body was found on Tuesday night. The daughter was 29-year-old. More details are awaited. ...
  • Delhi: Traffic police constable beaten up by lawyer 4 days ago

    New Delhi: A Delhi Traffic Police constable was on Tuesday allegedly beaten up by a lawyer outside Rohini court in New Delhi when he was stopped by the former for driving on the wrong side. The incident took place around 10.30 AM while Head Constable Santosh was on duty near the...
  • Dhanteras rush slows down traffic on Delhi roads 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Traffic flow remained heavy on almost all arterial roads in the national capital as shoppers thronged popular bazaars to celebrate Dhanteras. Although commuters complained of snarls in various parts of the city, Delhi Traffic Police claimed that vehicular movement was reported to have been heavy in various parts...
  • Delhi: 111 drivers lose their driving licenses for drunk driving 4 days ago

    New Delhi: In a crackdown against drunk driving in the national capital, Delhi government has suspended licenses of 89 drivers for a year while licenses of 22 drivers of commercial vehicles have permanently been cancelled for the same offence. "We have suspended licences of 89 drivers, who were found driving...
  • Delhi Metro to run till 8 pm on Diwali 4 days ago

    New Delhi: In view of Diwali festivities, the last Delhi Metro train will operate at 8 PM from all its stations on Thursday including the Airport Express line. "On account of Diwali festival, the last Metro train service on October 23 (Thursday), will start at 8 PM from terminal stations...
  • Dengue cases in Delhi cross 200; rise of over 42 per cent in 1 week 4 days ago

    New Delhi: There has been an increase of over 42 per cent in dengue cases in the national capital in the past one week, taking the total number of cases reported this season to over 200. A total of 225 cases have been reported in Delhi till October 18, while the...
  • BJP ready for Delhi Assembly elections, says Satish Upadhyay 5 days ago

    The BJP is ready for polls says the Delhi BJP Chief Satish Upadhyay- saying that if elections were held now, BJP would be prepared. ...
  • Dhaula Kuan gangrape case: All five accused awarded life imprisonment, charged Rs 50,000 fine 5 days ago

    New Delhi: All five accused in the Dhaula Kuan gangrape case of 2010 - Shamshad alias Khutkan, Usman alias Kale, Shahid alias Chhota Billi, Iqbal alias Bada Billi and Kamruddin, have been awarded life imprisonment and charged with a fine of Rs 50,000. A Dwarka court delivered the judgement on...
  • I was never a good student, PM Modi tells AIIMS graduates 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed a convocation of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the national capital and said, "I was never a good student, nor did I get a chance to receive an award." While addressing the convocation, Modi advised the students to...
  • FIR registered in suicide case of lyricist Santosh's son and wife 5 days ago

    New Delhi: An FIR has been registered in the suicide case of lyricist Santosh Anand's son and his wife. The couple committed suicide by jumping in front of a train in Mathura last weeK. The couple's 5-year-old daughter who was with them, survived the accident. She is in a critical...
  • Delhi: Nearly 60,000 women two-wheeler riders fined for not wearing helmets 5 days ago

    New Delhi: In just 35 days, close to 60,000 women two-wheeler and pillion riders in the capital have been issued traffic tickets for not wearing helmets, data from the Delhi Police has reveals. Sustained efforts by the police and general awareness have slowly brought the numbers down. An amendment to the...
  • After twin wins in Maharashtra and Haryana, Delhi BJP ready for fresh polls 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Buoyed by party's victory in Maharashtra and Haryana, Delhi BJP on Sunday said that it will push for fresh election in the national capital, banking on the 'Modi wave' to wrest power, and may turn down any offer by Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to take a shot at...
  • Delhi: International drug racket busted; 2 Sri Lankans among 3 held 6 days ago

    New Delhi: With the arrest of three men in Chennai including two Sri Lankan nationals and recovery of heroin worth Rs 50 crore, the Special Cell of the Delhi Police has claimed to have busted an international drug cartel. "The accused have been identified as Mayelerum Perumal alias Mailu, a...
  • BJP non-committal on enlisting Sena support to form government 6 days ago

    Mumbai: As initial trends showed BJP emerging as the largest party in Maharashtra but falling short of a majority, its state president Devendra Fadnavis remained non-committal on whether it would seek support of former ally Shiv Sena in forming the government. He, however, said BJP never considered Sena a political opponent. "I...
  • Delhi Jal Board supplying contaminated water, say Bhalaswa colony residents 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Residents of north-west Delhi's Bhalaswa resettlement colony have complained about the alleged supply of contaminated water by Delhi Jal Board (DJB) and claimed it has caused various water-borne diseases in the area. NGO Bhalaswa Lok Shakti Maanch (BLSM) said it had carried out laboratory testing of drinking water in...
  • Noida, Greater Noida Authorities sign MoU with DMRC for metro extension 1 week ago

    Noida: The development authorities of Noida and Greater Noida on Saturday joined hands with Delhi Metro Rail Corporation for two metro extensions from City Centre to Noida Sector 62 and Greater Noida and is likely to be completed by 2017. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between DMRC Managing Director Mangu...