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  • Delhi Police to set up checkpoints across capital, high alert sounded 4 hours 37 minutes ago

    After the low intensity blast in Bengaluru, a high alert has been sounded in the national capital. The inteligence agencies have aksed the Delhi police to beef up security in busiest streets and adjoining areas. ...
  • Strong action must be taken against rapists: Nirbhaya's mother 8 hours 42 minutes ago

    "The crime was so brutal but still we didn't get justice. I appeal to people to stand together and raise their voices against the crimes which are happening against women and children," said Nirbhaya's mother. ...
  • Cold wave: 3 homeless persons found dead in Delhi 20 hours 45 minutes ago

    New Delhi: As Delhi reeled under a severe cold wave, three homeless persons were found dead in the national capital on Sunday even as Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung asked authorities to ensure shelters for all those spending nights under the open sky. NGO, Holistic Development, which works for homeless people, said...
  • Delhi shivers at 2.6 degrees, fog hits 60 trains Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi shivered at 2.6 degrees Celsius on Sunday, the season's coldest day, as thick fog brought visibility to less than 50 meters seriously affecting train and road traffic. The temperature was five notches below the normal average. But the Met office forecast a clear day ahead. "There was dense fog...
  • Delhi: Bone-chilling cold adds to patients' woes outside AIIMS Yesterday

    New Delhi: Critically ill cancer patients from across the country are among the hundreds of people who are forced to take shelter outside the premises of the AIIMS in Delhi's bone-chilling cold, as the minimum temperature in the national capital on Saturday plunged to 4.8 degrees Celsius, the second lowest...
  • Ahead of polls, parties put up 3,000 advertisement panels in Delhi Metro Yesterday

    New Delhi: As Delhi Assembly elections loom on the horizon, the Delhi Metro has turned into an electoral battlefield with BJP and AAP putting up about 3,000 advertising panels in the coaches of almost 40 trains. While the AAP advertisements focus solely on its convener Arvind Kejriwal, visuals of Prime Minister...
  • Women form 94 per cent of pickpockets held in Delhi Metro this year Yesterday

    New Delhi: An overwhelming majority of the pickpockets 94 per cent caught in the Delhi Metro network this year are women, an official data has revealed. Figures compiled by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) for 11 months, from January to November, show that a total of 293 women pickpockets...
  • DDA to hand over 25,034 flats from January 1 Yesterday

    New Delhi: Lucky winners of DDA's housing scheme will begin the New Year on a joyous note as the housing authority will start handing over the flats from January 1. Top officials at the DDA said except for a few flats in Sirsapur area and Rohini, the rest are ready and...
  • Delhi hospitals put on alert following swine flu death 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi government has put all its designated hospitals on alert and has asked them take appropriate measures and follow the standard protocols for treating swine flu patients in the wake of the death of a 51-year-old woman due to the virus. With 32 confirmed cases of H1N1 in the...
  • Foggy Saturday morning in Delhi, 37 trains delayed 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhiites woke up to a chilly Saturday with the accompanying dense fog leading to the delay of over 37 trains. The minimum temperature was recorded at 4.8 degrees Celsius, three notches below the season's average. The met department, however, forecast a clear day ahead. Visibility at 8.30 am was 700 metres. An...
  • Delhi: One person dies due to Swine flu in Ganga Ram Hospital 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A 51-year-old woman died due to Swine flu in national capital on Friday. The lady was first shifted from Yashoda Hospital to Columbia Asia Hospital in Ghaziabad and then to Ganga Ram Hospital on December 21, 2014. The patient at the time of admission to Ganga Ram Hospital was...
  • Delhi acid attack: Victim knew accused doctor, says police 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Police on Thursday said Dr Ashok Yadav and the acid attack victim had done their MBBS from Russia and knew each other for around 10 years and the duo was "good friends." According to the police, Dr Yadav, a resident of Mayapuri, wanted to marry her and had...
  • Delhi: Nadda visits Safdarjung Hospital, cleans surroundings 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Union Health Minister JP Nadda on Thursday paid a surprise visit to Safdarjung Hospital and cleaned the hospital surroundings as part of 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'. Nadda, accompanied by BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi, visited hospital wards, interacted with patients, and inspected the cleanliness maintained at the health facility. "The...
  • Dense fog delays 115 trains in Delhi 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Dense fog cover over the national capital delayed 115 trains Thursday, an official said. An official of the Northern Railway said the arrival of 91 trains to the city was delayed, while 24 trains leaving the capital city were rescheduled due to dense fog. The Met Office said the visibility...
  • Modi wishes Vajpayee as government celebrates 'Good Governance Day' on the former PM's 90th birthday 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi met former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his residence on Thursday to wish him on his 90th birthday. Marking his birthday as 'Good Governance Day', Modi said "There is no bigger tribute to Atal ji than celebrating his birthday as 'Good Governance Day' and...
  • Delhi: Two people arrested for acid attack on lady doctor 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has arrested two people in connection with the acid attack on a lady doctor in the city on Tuesday. The footage of the attack shows that the woman was riding her scooter when two men on a bike pulled close to her and tried to snatch her...
  • Delhi: AAP leader's car drowns in a pit while he was protesting to fill it 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The car of former AAP legislator from Rohini, Rajesh Garg, on Wednesday drowned in a pit while he was leading a protest to fill it in Suraj Park area of the constituency. According to Garg, who is also the chairman of district development committee of north-west Delhi, the...
  • What's government doing on illegal sale of acid, asks Delhi High Court 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The recent rise in acid attacks prompted the Delhi High Court on Wednesday to question the city government's implementation of the Supreme Court order on illegal sale of acids in the capital. A division bench of Justice B.D. Ahmed and Justice I.S. Mehta expressed strong displeasure at Tuesday's incident...
  • AAP chief Kejriwal to contest from New Delhi in Assembly elections 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief and former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal will contest the upcoming assembly elections from his New Delhi constituency, the party said on Wednesday. Kejriwal defeated three-time chief minister Sheila Dikshit in 2013 in the constituency by over 26,000 votes. He then headed a minority government...
  • 28-year-old commits suicide in Ghaziabad 4 days ago

    Ghaziabad: A 28-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself in Kavi Nagar area here, police said. Praveen, a resident of village Mehrauli, killed himself using his licensed pistol, DSP Ran Vijay Singh said. Praveen's family members rushed towards his room hearing a gunshot and discovered his body lying in...
  • Former Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to contest from New Delhi seat 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party national convenor and former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal will contest from New Delhi constituency, the party on Wednesday said, as it announced the list of eight more candidates. Kejriwal, who surprised many by trouncing the then chief minister Sheila Dixit by over 22,000 votes, in...
  • Election Commission holds review meeting on Delhi Assembly poll preparedness 4 days ago

    New Delhi The Election Commission (EC) on Wednesday held a meeting to review poll preparedness of all agencies, including the police department, for smooth conduct of Assembly polls in Delhi. The meeting, held at the EC headquarters here, was chaired by Deputy Election Commissioner Vinod Zutshi with the CEO and other...
  • In pics: Chaos at IGI airport in Delhi, passengers stranded due to dense fog 5 days ago

    There is a major chaos at the Indira Gandhi International Airport due to dense fog. Most of the flights have been cancelled and many are delayed. Hundreds of passengers are stranded. Besides, food outlets are over-crowded and no proper arrangements have been made to impart information to the passengers, adding...
  • Delhi acid attack: Victim reports partial visibility in right eye 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The 30-year-old woman doctor who had sustained burn injuries on the right side of her face following an acid attack on her, has shown slight improvement, doctors treating her said on Wednesday. The victim, who is herself a senior resident doctor at Employees State Insurance (ESI) hospital, is...
  • Delhi: Class 12 student allegedly raped by 17-year-old boy 5 days ago

    New Delhi: A class 12 student was allegedly raped by her 17-year-old neighbour when she was alone at her residence in Safdarjung Enclave of south Delhi. Police have apprehended the minor, who studied in class 11 and lived with his parents in the area. According to the police, the incident...
  • Delhi rape: Police files charge sheet in court against Uber cab driver 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Wednesday filed in a Delhi court its charge sheet against a driver of US-based cab service provider Uber, 19 days after he allegedly raped a 27-year-old woman executive. The charge sheet was filed against 32-year-old Shiv Kumar Yadav for the alleged offences punishable under sections 376...
  • Delhi: Homeless women complain of sexual assault in night shelters 5 days ago

    The homeless in Delhi look towards night shelters for respite from the cold but several women have complained of sexual assault in these makeshift homes. ...
  • Modi wave diminishing, will not be a factor in Delhi poll: AAP 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Downplaying the electoral success of the BJP, the Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday said that the Narendra Modi wave has diminished with every assembly election and it would not be a factor in upcoming Delhi polls. Addressing a news conference, AAP leader Yogendra Yadav said the BJP had...
  • Delhi: Miscreants throw acid on a woman doctor, victim admitted to AIIMS 6 days ago

    Delhi: A doctor suffered serious burn injuries on Tuesday morning after some miscreants threw acid on her. She was riding her scooty when she was attacked. The incident is reported from Rajouri Garden area of Delhi where two men on a bike tried snatching the victim's purse. The victim has been...
  • Delhi witnesses moderate foggy conditions 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhiites on Tuesday woke up to a chilly morning with moderate foggy conditions in several parts of the city. The minimum temperature was recorded two notches below the season's average at 6 degrees Celsius and 1.8 degrees less than Monday's minimum, which was the lowest so far. The...