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  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 5 hours 49 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali round-up: Karnataka thrash Tamil Nadu, Delhi lose to Haryana 6 hours 12 minutes ago

    Karnataka bowlers produced a clinical show to bowl Tamil Nadu out for just 61 to set up an easy eight-wicket victory for their team in a South Zone leg match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Twenty20 Trophy on Friday. Seamer Ronit More produced a spell of 3-2-1-2 as he reduced Tamil...
  • News 360: Immigration official suspended after harassing a woman passenger at Delhi airport 6 hours 57 minutes ago

    The Home Ministry on Friday suspended an immigration officer at the Delhi airport after a female passenger complained that he allegedly verbally sexually harassed her by asking some offensive questions when she was flying to Hong Kong via Delhi on March 18. ...
  • Delhi airport official accused of sexual harassment suspended 7 hours 14 minutes ago

    Bengaluru: The Home Ministry on Friday suspended an immigration officer at the Delhi airport after a female passenger complained that he allegedly verbally sexually harassed her by asking some offensive questions when she was flying to Hong Kong via Delhi on March 18. The Home Ministry also said that a departmental...
  • Woman accuses Delhi airport official of verbally sexually harassing her, files complaint 12 hours 52 minutes ago

    Bengaluru: A homemaker in Bengaluru has alleged that she was verbally sexually harassed by an immigration officer at the Delhi airport on March 18 when she was flying to Hong Kong via Delhi. The woman claimed that the immigration officer harassed her by asking her several uncomfortable personal questions. The...
  • Delhi court to hear closure report against Jagdish Tytler in 1984 Anti-Sikh riots Yesterday

    New Delhi: A Delhi court is likely to hear on Friday CBI's closure report in a case against senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (ACMM) Saurabh Pratap Singh Laler had issued notice to complainant and victim, Lakhvinder Kaur, whose husband Badal...
  • 18-year-old boy jumps before Delhi Metro train, dies Yesterday

    New Delhi: An 18-year-old youth committed suicide by jumping in front of a Delhi Metro train on Thursday, police said. The incident took place at Nawada station at around 1 PM. A police officer said the deceased was identified as Mohammad Qadir, a resident of Uttar Pradesh's Bijnor district. He was...
  • Delhi Daredevils name JP Duminy as skipper for IPL 8 Yesterday

    New Delhi: South African all-rounder JP Duminy will lead Delhi Daredevils in the eighth edition of the Indian Premier League cricket tournament, starting next month. Duminy was roped in by the Daredevils last season and was the star performer for the franchise. He was recently named as South Africa's T20 captain. "I'm...
  • 15 million passengers use Bengaluru airport: Reports 2 days ago

    Bengaluru: Kempegowda international airport in this tech hub registered a record 15 million passengers arriving and departing in this fiscal year (2014-15), making it the third busiest terminal after New Delhi and Mumbai. "The 15-millionth passenger landed at our airport on Sunday (March 15) evening, making our terminal the third busiest...
  • DERC Chairman summoned by Delhi Assembly 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Assembly Speaker on Wednesday summoned Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) Chairman after MLAs alleged irregularity in power supply and bills in the House. AAP MLAs raised a number of issues with regard to power sector, including irregularity in supply, tampered meters and inflated bills. "During summer season, there is...
  • Delhi CM Kejriwal to hold public hearing at new civil lines residence 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will be holding his public hearings at his official civil lines residence from next week, his aides said on Wednesday. Kejriwal, who has been holding such interactions with the public on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday each week since February 18 at his Kaushambi residence,...
  • Delhi-Jaipur Expressway to be completed by June: Nitin Gadkari 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The much-delayed Delhi-Jaipur Expressway would be completed by June, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Wednesday. He also said that he Centre is ready to build four bypasses by December for important towns if Rajasthan government offers land. "Finances for this...
  • Satisfied with government's steps on swine flu: Delhi High Court 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday expressed satisfaction on the steps taken by the central and city governments to deal with swine flu, saying "no case of the failure of administration is made out for this court to step in". A division bench of Chief Justice G. Rohini and...
  • Row over degree: Delhi Law Minister Tomar to reply on BJP leader's plea 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today sought response from city's Law Minister Jitender Singh Tomar on a BJP leader's plea seeking setting aside of his election from Tri Nagar assembly constituency over alleged wrong declaration of educational qualification in the nomination papers. Justice Manmohan issued notice to the Minister...
  • Delhi government asks IT ministry to block Uber, Ola mobile apps: official 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Delhi government has asked Information Technology Ministry to block mobile applications of taxi-hailing companies Uber and Ola in the capital city, a state government official said on Wednesday. On Tuesday, Delhi transport officials asked US cab company Uber and its Indian rival Ola to cease operations if they...
  • Delhi Police arrests underworld don Lakdawala's handler Mohammad Yusuf 2 days ago

    New Delhi: In a major breakthrough, the Crime Branch of Delhi Police has arrested Mohammad Yusuf, the handler of top underworld don Ejaz Lakdawala. Yusuf was planning to assassinate two businessmen. Lakdawala had tasked Yusuf with recruiting sharp shooters from Punjab for the assassinations. Lakdawala has been operating through his...
  • Delhi's iconic Taj Mansingh to go under hammer today 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The iconic Taj Mansingh Hotel in the heart of the national capital will go under the hammer on Wednesday with New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) initiating proceedings after getting a go-ahead from the Union Home Ministry for its auctioning. The property, owned by the NDMC, was given to Tata-backed...
  • Carolina Marin targeting world no.1 ranking at India Open 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The World No. 1 ranking is on her mind but reigning World and All England Champion Carolina Marin said she will have to fight her way through some tough matches before she reaches the summit clash of the India Super Series badminton tournament. "Every tournament is important for me....
  • New body proposed to address Delhi's development issues 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Government on Tuesday proposed to set up Metropolitan Planning Body for comprehensive development of the city. At present, the state government has no direct role in the city planning made by DDA and purchases land from it at a very high rate for various projects. ...
  • Vesting of coal blocks subject to outcome of pleas: Delhi HC 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Tuesday said that the Centre's final vesting orders with regard to three coal blocks would be subject to the final outcome of pleas of companies which were prior allotees and had challenged the 2014 Coal Ordinance provisions. A bench of justices BD Ahmed and...
  • AAP government presents vote-on-account, full budget to take 1 month 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party government on Tuesday presented a vote-on-account in the Delhi assembly for the next three months and announced plan to spend a total of Rs 37,750 crore in 2015-16. Presenting the vote-on-account, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said the government will come out with a...
  • Summoning in Herald case illegal: Sonia Gandhi to Delhi HC 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday said in Delhi High Court that the summons issued against her, Rahul Gandhi and five others in the National Herald case were "illegal", claiming no one was cheated in the acquisition process. A bench of Justice Sunil Gaur was told by senior advocate...
  • Sehwag powers Delhi to easy win over J&K in Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A vintage Virender Sehwag revived old memories with a dazzling 85 to power Delhi to a 26-run win over Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) in a North Zone leg match of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Twenty20 cricket tournament, here today. Coming to bat at number three position, Sehwag sent the...
  • Delhi HC restrains court decision in defamation case against Jagdish Tytler 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday restrained a trial court from taking any decision in the defamation case against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler on a complaint filed by a senior advocate representing the victims in the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases. The trial court had framed charges against Tytler...
  • Delhi: Mobile on video mode found in shop's trial room; manager held 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The store manager of an apparel showroom was arrested after a woman executive allegedly discovered a mobile phone on video recording mode placed inside its trial room. The accused, identified as Pulkit Sanwal, was arrested on Monday after the woman approached police. The incident took place on Monday afternoon...
  • Delhi 8th among Asia Pacific's retail hotspots in 2014: Report 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Nineteen global retailers making their entry to the national capital's prime shopping locations helped the city retain its 8th rank among Asia Pacific's top retail hotspots. According to global property consultant CBRE's Retail Hotspots in Asia Pacific 2014, established as well as emerging retail markets in the region...
  • Delhi government to build 27,000 flats for EWS, LIG 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi government is planning to build 27,000 flats for economically weaker section (EWS) and low income group (LIG). According to a senior government official, the project is in the initial stage and is being drafted by the Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUISB). The proposal aims at making...
  • Man held with 6 live bullets in Delhi Metro 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Six live bullets were recovered from a commuter at a Delhi Metro station recently. Officials said the incident occurred on March 21 when CISF troops detected some bullet-like objects during the scanning of a passengers baggage at Kohat Enclave Metro station. "A total of six live bullets and one...
  • Delhi: Taxi operators exempted from installing GPS till May 31 4 days ago

    New Delhi: In a relief to city's taxi operators, Delhi government on Monday exempted them from installing Global Positioning System (GPS) in their vehicles till May 31, even as unions threatened to go on strike seeking permanent solution on the issue. The Arvind Kejriwal-led government also exempted public service vehicles including...
  • Two-day Delhi Assembly from Tuesday 4 days ago

    New Delhi: A two-day Delhi Assembly session will be convened on Tuesday for tabling the vote on account for the first three months of the next financial year even as the "full budget" will be presented in the month of June. According to a government official, funds for power and water...