DELHI

  • Rahul Gandhi meets farmers ahead of Kisan rally against Land Bill 2 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Making his first public appearance after a nearly two-month long sabbatical, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday met with farmer groups at his residence in New Delhi. The meeting has been called to chalk out party's strategy against land acquisition bill before Parliament resumes next week. This...
  • IPL 8: Kirsten has been great for Delhi Daredevils, says Yuvraj Singh 5 hours 10 minutes ago

    Delhi Daredevils bought Yuvraj Singh for a record Rs 16 crore at this year's Indian Premier League auction with the hope that he would help them reverse their fortunes. The start wasn't too hot - an ungainly 9 against Chennai Super Kings and then a scratchy 27 against Rajasthan Royals. Before...
  • Rahul Gandhi to meet farmers today over Land Bill after his 56-day long sabbatical 5 hours 21 minutes ago

    New Delhi: After returning from his 56-day leave of absence, Rahul Gandhi will be meeting delegations of farmers from different states on Saturday and hear their views on the changes being brought in the UPA's land law by the Narendra Modi government. Sources said Gandhi accompanied by some senior Congress leaders...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils look to continue momentum against Hyderabad 5 hours 38 minutes ago

    Having snapped their prolonged losing streak, Delhi Daredevils would look to carry forward the momentum when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad on Saturday. Delhi's fighting win over Kings XI Punjab was just the kind of boost the side needed after losing close matches against Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings. The batsmen...
  • I didn't tell anyone to give me the money I got: Yuvraj Singh 15 hours 16 minutes ago

    Visakhapatnam: Making it clear that the 'Most Expensive Player' tagline doesn't create any presure on him, out-of-favour India veteran Yuvraj Singh said that he "didn't tell anyone to give him" the money that he commanded at the IPL cricket tournament's auctions earlier this year. Asked if being paid an unbelievable Rs...
  • News 360: Minor girl recounts her horrifying story of alleged sexual exploitation by Naxals 15 hours 32 minutes ago

    A 13-year-old girl, who was a Maoist child soldier, from Jharkhand has revealed the alleged horrors she and other minor girls suffered at the hands of the ultras. An exclusive interrogation video exposes how Maoists use women and children as human shields. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 15 hours 40 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Air Canada to launch Delhi flights from November 16 hours 39 minutes ago

    Toronto: After a gap of almost a decade, Air Canada will resume direct flights between Toronto and Delhi from this winter season, its chief told Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The airline's President and CEO, Calin Rovinescu, met the Prime Minister at his meeting with business leaders and informed him about the...
  • AAP to work with Delhi government to tackle graft 20 hours 19 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In line with its poll promise of making the national capital country's first "corruption-free city", Aam Aadmi Party has decided to work in tandem with the Delhi government to strengthen its efforts to weed out graft. Days after the AAP government launched the anti-corruption helpline, the party said it...
  • Delhi: Lawyer found dead outside eatery behind Tis Hazari court Yesterday

    New Delhi: A lawyer was found dead outside a roadside eatery behind Tis Hazari court in the national capital on Friday. Prima facie, it appears that Rajeev Sharma was attacked by a sharp weapon. The fatal wound is on the head. Police suspect a probable scuffle behind the murder. ...
  • Delhi resident shares ideas to improve air quality in homes, offices Yesterday

    With rising air pollution levels in Delhi a big concern for residents, a citizen journalist Kamal Meattle shares his ideas on how to improve air quality in homes and offices. ...
  • Delhi High Court asks makers of 'PK' to file response on plea alleging plagiarism Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday asked the makers of Aamir Khan-starrer film 'PK' to file their response on novelist Kapil Isapuri's plea that accused them of plagiarism. The Rajkumar Hirani-directed film, which raises questions about religion and people's blind faith in godmen, was released in December 2014. It...
  • Delhi government approves Rs 36 crore compensation funds for farmers Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Delhi government on Thursday approved a Rs 36-crore compensation fund for the farmers hit by unseasonal rains and hailstorm in the national capital. The decision was taken at a Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. According a senior official, the assessment of affected crops have been estimated...
  • Delhi Police launches online FIR for vehicle thefts Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Thursday began its ambitious project of registering online FIRs in motor vehicle theft cases through its website and a dedicated app with the first day seeing lodging of five such cases. The test run for online registration of motor vehicle theft app started on Thursday midnight...
  • No stay by High Court on ban of tobacco products in Delhi: Government Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Delhi government on Thursday said that the High Court has not put an stay on the notification banning manufacturing, storage, distribution or sale of tobacco products in the national capital. According to Delhi government's Food and Safety Department, the High Court has only restrained the department not to...
  • Delhi Court fixes Uber rape case for May 1 Yesterday

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday fixed May 1 for hearing the Uber cab rape case after it was informed that the Supreme Court has continued the stay on the proceedings till further orders. Additional Sessions Judge Kaveri Baweja deferred the hearing as the apex court has already summoned the...
  • Delhi: Court to hear afresh defamation plea against AAP, Arvind Kejriwal Yesterday

    New Delhi: A sessions court in New Delhi has asked a magisterial court to hear afresh a defamation complaint filed against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and its leaders including Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Additional Sessions Judge Dinesh Kumar Sharma set aside the November 14 last year judgement passed by the...
  • St Stephen's student moves Delhi HC seeking stay on his suspension order Yesterday

    New Delhi: St Stephen's student Devansh Mehta who was suspended by the college on Wednesday for launching an online magazine has moved the Delhi High Court seeking a stay on his suspension order. He has also appealed to the court that the college authorities should not be allowed to take...
  • Going viral: This ticket claims Rahul Gandhi left Delhi on February 16 on a Thai Airways flight Yesterday

    New Delhi: With social media abuzz with Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's return to India after nearly a two-month long sabbatical, a photo of an airline ticket apparently issued in his name is being shared across the social media. According to the ticket, Rahul reportedly took Thai Airways flight TG332 from...
  • Delhi airport immigration officer accused of sexually harassing a woman arrested 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Days after a Bengaluru woman filed a complaint against him of sexually assaulting her, Delhi airport senior immigration officer Vinod Kumar has been arrested. Vinod had been suspended by authorities for allegedly repeatedly harassing harassing a young woman passenger from Bengaluru at the Delhi Airport. After prima facie merit...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils skipper Duminy lauds Yuvraj Singh and 'talented' Mayank Agarwal 2 days ago

    Pune: Delhi Daredevils Captain Jean-Paul Duminy heaped praise on Mayank Agarwal and Yuvraj Singh's brilliant efforts that helped his team end its 11-match losing streak by beating Kings XI Punjab by five wickets. "Great to have Yuvraj in the team, great to have him performing. Mayank Agarwal is an exciting talent,"...
  • Wait for Rahul Gandhi ends, will he be transparent in future or continue to be a recluse? 2 days ago

    New Delhi: In Samuel Beckett's famous absurdist play 'Waiting for Godot', the agonizing wait for someone named Godot ends in vain. That person won't arrive. In the Congress theatre of absurd, the wait for Rahul Gandhi was almost like a scene straight from 'Waiting for Godot'. Everybody in the party...
  • IPL 8: Yuvraj Singh wants to see Mayank Agarwal playing for India soon 2 days ago

    Lauding the match-winning (68 off 48) knock by Mayank Agarwal which helped Delhi Daredevils end their 11-match losing streak with a five-wicket win against Kings XI Punjab, Indian stalwart Yuvraj Singh said the Delhi batsman is a great talent and will play for the country soon. Mayank, who opened for the...
  • Mohammed Shami out of IPL due to knee injury 2 days ago

    New Delhi: India pacer Mohammed Shami's knee injury turned out to be more serious than Delhi Daredevils made it out to be as he has been ruled out of the entire IPL cricket tournament. Shami, who took 18 wickets in the World Cup, had problems with dodgy knee as he was...
  • AAP refers case against rebels Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan to its disciplinary committee 2 days ago

    New Delhi: AAP on Wednesday took a step further in removing rebel leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav from the party and referred their case to its disciplinary committee, a day after the dissidents organised 'Swaraj Samvad' convention. The all-powerful Political Affairs Committee (PAC) of AAP also referred the case of...
  • IPL 8: Yuvraj, Mayank end Delhi Daredevils' 11-match losing streak 2 days ago

    Opener Mayank Aggarwal and Yuvraj Singh struck half centuries as Delhi Daredevils snapped their 11-match losing streak in the IPL cricket tournament by beating Kings XI Punjab by five wickets here today. Chasing a challenging 166 for a win, Aggarwal (68) and Yuvraj (55) shared 106 runs for the third wicket...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils eye first win against Kings XI Punjab 2 days ago

    Delhi Daredevils take on Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League match and DD will be hoping to open their account in IPL 8. ...
  • As it happened: KXIP vs DD, IPL 8, Match 10 2 days ago

    After losing their opening encounter to Chennai Super Kings by a mere run, the Jean-Paul Duminy-led side was undone by Rajasthan Royals by 3 wickets in their backyard at the Feroz Shah Kotla and their winless run was stretched to 11 games for over two seasons in the cash-rich league. It's...
  • IPL 8: Zaheer taught me how to bowl against international players, says DD's Joseph 2 days ago

    Delhi Daredevils' (DD) fast bowler Domnic Joseph has said out-of-favour India pacer Zaheer Khan has taught him how to bowl against top quality batsmen in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL). "Earlier I used to play with local players, now I am playing against international players. So for that Zaheer bhai...