Delhi

  • At least 10 injured in clash between two groups of students 12-07-2014 10:30 AM

    At least 10 persons were injured as two groups of students clashed at Purkazi town of the Muzaffarnagar, police said. SP (City) Sarvan Kumar told reporters in Muzaffarnagar Saturday morning that the clash occurred on Friday after a dispute broke out between the two groups over bathing in the canal...
  • Delhi: National-level wushu player shot at, mother alleges revenge attack 12-07-2014 08:57 AM

    New Delhi: A 21-year-old national level wushu player, Ricky Sahani, was shot at in Delhi on Friday. His mother has claimed that it is a revenge attack. Ricky was shot at when he was on his way to the gym on Friday morning. He was rushed to the Max hospital...
  • Mishap avoided at Bagdogra airport as Indigo and Air India flight avoid collision 11-07-2014 09:49 PM

    New Delhi: A mishap was avoided at Bagdogra airport in West Bengal on Friday between Indigo flight and Air India flight. The incident took place at around 1 PM. An Indigo flight came close to a descending Air India plane over Bagdogra, raising the spectre of a collision and giving...
  • Mercury hits 42 degree C in Delhi, hottest day in July in 2 years 11-07-2014 09:02 PM

    New Delhi: Mercury continued to soar in the national capital as it hit 42 degrees Celsius on Friday, registering the hottest day the city has experienced in July in two years. As monsoon continues to elude the national capital, the day temperature has been constantly soaring in the last couple...
  • Power demand in Delhi breaks all previous records 11-07-2014 08:39 PM

    New Delhi: Power demand in the national capital again broke all records on Friday touching an all-time high of 5810 MW, a day after registering the highest demand. on Thursday, the power demand soared to 5789 MW. "The maximum power demand in the city was recorded at 5,810 MW at...
  • Delhi government raids 96 premises involved in stocking acid 11-07-2014 07:50 PM

    New Delhi: As part of efforts to check the illegal sale of acid in the national capital, Delhi government on Friday raided as many as 96 premises and sealed three premises involved in stocking acid for business. "During the inspection, 17 premises were identified violating the norms, 8 cases have...
  • DU asks department heads to expedite restructuring process 11-07-2014 07:11 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi University has asked heads of various departments to expedite the restructuring of undergraduate courses in the three-year format days after it had scrapped the controversial four-year programme. The Assistant Registrar of DU on Thursday instructed the concerned department heads to work in tandem with the Committee of...
  • Freight traffic up by over four per cent 11-07-2014 05:32 PM

    New Delhi: Railways has carried 267.68 million tonnes (MT) of freight traffic during April-June 2014 period as against 256.79 MT carried in the corresponding period last year, registering an increase of 4.24 per cent, accoding to Railway ministry data. Railways transported 87.14 MT freight in June this year as against...
  • Caught on camera: Watch how a valet at New Delhi's Le Meridien hotel crashes a guest's $335,000 Lamborghini Gallardo into a concrete wall 11-07-2014 12:08 PM

    New Delhi: A valet at a five-star hotel in New Delhi caused $335,000 worth of damage to a Lamborghini Gallardo after crashing it into a concrete wall in front of horrified guests, the hotel said Thursday. A photograph of the aftermath at Le Meridien hotel, published in the Times of...
  • Delhi becomes world's second most populous city 11-07-2014 09:35 AM

    United Nations: Delhi has become the world's second most populous city in 2014 after Tokyo, more than doubling its population since 1990 to 25 million, according to a UN report. The 2014 revision of the World Urbanisation Prospects launched on Thursday said that India is projected to add the highest...
  • Union budget hikes allocation for Delhi Police 10-07-2014 06:53 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police will get Rs 4653.19 crore for the next fiscal under the union budget, an increase of nearly Rs 400 crore from the last budget, aimed at sprucing up training of its personnel and traffic infrastructure. The highlights include an increase of Rs seven crore for the...
  • Union Budget: Delhi government awaits funds to complete projects 09-07-2014 11:51 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi government on Wednesday pinned its hope on the Centre for allocation of funds in the General Budget to execute its major schemes such as cleaning of the Yamuna, development of unauthorized colonies and strengthening of power transmission in the national capital. The Delhi government has urged...
  • Satish Upadhyay: From RSS karyakarta to Delhi BJP president 09-07-2014 11:35 PM

    New Delhi: BJP leader Satish Upadhyay's appointment as the president of the Delhi unit marks his eventful journey from a school-going 'sangh karyakarta' to the top party post in the state, in times of tumultuous politics in the national capital. Upadhyay, currently chairman of the Standing Committee of the South...
  • Delhi government mulls ways to check building mishaps 09-07-2014 11:25 PM

    New Delhi: In an effort to check incidents of fire and building collapse in the national capital, Delhi government is planning to provide temporary water and electricity connections to those buildings which fail to obtain fire safety certificate. As per the proposal, the electricity and water rates for these buildings...
  • 'Upadhyay will bring new thinking into Delhi politics' 09-07-2014 06:01 PM

    New Delhi: Hailing the appointment of Satish Upadhyay as the BJP's Delhi president, Leader of the House in South Delhi Municipal Corporation, Subhash Arya on Wednesday said that he will infuse "new thinking" into the party state unit. "As a councillor he understands the problems of Delhi. He understands the...
  • Governor can't be tried in criminal case: Sheila Dikshit to Delhi HC 09-07-2014 04:30 PM

    New Delhi: Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit on Wednesday sought quashing of the trial court order to lodge FIR against her in a graft case, contending in the Delhi High Court that such proceedings cannot be continued against a Governor. Advocate M Pracha, appearing for Dikshit, said as per...
  • Rajnath orders probe into IB report leak on Greenpeace 09-07-2014 04:16 PM

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday ordered an inquiry into the leak of Intelligence Bureau (IB) report on NGO Greenpeace. As per the order, Delhi Police will investigate the leak of IB report. In June an Intelligence Bureau report called Greenpeace a threat to national economic security....
  • Tandoor case: Delhi HC to hear parole plea of Sushil Kumar Sharma 09-07-2014 12:49 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will be hearing the parole plea of former Delhi Youth Congress President Sushil Kumar Sharma on Wednesday. Sharma was awarded life imprisonment for murdering his wife Naina Sahni in 1995 and throwing her body into the tandoor of a Delhi restaurant. The Delhi High...
  • Satish Upadhyay appointed Delhi BJP chief 09-07-2014 09:45 AM

    New Delhi: Satish Upadhyay, the Standing Committee chairman of South Delhi Municipal Corporation, was on Tuesday night appointed as the president of the Delhi BJP unit. BJP president Rajnath Singh announced Upadhyay's appointment and said the appointment will come into effect immediately. Upadhyay succeeded Harsh Vardhan, who had resigned from...
  • 3 bags found outside BJP headquarters in Delhi, bomb squad called in 09-07-2014 08:24 AM

    New Delhi: Ahead of the BJP Parliamentary Board meeting on Wednesday, there was a security scare at the party headquarters. Three unclaimed bags were found outside the BJP headquarters in Delhi, following which the bomb squad was called in. There were three red-coloured bags that the bomb squad was checking....
  • Railways launches Go-India smart card 09-07-2014 12:07 AM

    New Delhi: As smart cards are increasingly becoming popular among the people, the Railways has now launched Go-India Smart Card. Introduced as a pilot project, this value proposition would cover 11 stations of the New Delhi-Mumbai and New Delhi-Kolkata sections spread over six Zonal Railways. New Delhi has been identified...
  • Delhi: 81-year-old woman burnt to death by servant 08-07-2014 10:37 PM

    New Delhi: An 81-year-old woman was allegedly burnt to death by her 21-year-old servant at her residence in South Delhi's posh Greater Kailash area late last evening. Police said that the accused also tried to rape the women before setting her on fire. The accused, identified as Neeraj Saki, had...
  • India asks UN team on Kashmir to leave Delhi premises 08-07-2014 10:01 PM

    New Delhi: India has asked a United Nations military observer group on Kashmir to vacate a government-provided bungalow in New Delhi, in a toughening stance against a mission that Indians have long opposed. New Delhi considers the whole of Kashmir as an integral part of the country and has bristled...
  • Delhi University Teacher's Association, student groups to sit on dharna today 08-07-2014 11:31 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi University Teacher's Association along with all the student groups will hold a dharna at the Arts Faculty Gate on Tuesday from 2 to 4 pm. The protest is to press for an immediate meeting of the Delhi University Academic Council. The protestors are demanding a fast...
  • Kejriwal agitation: SC decides not to go ahead with issues 07-07-2014 10:37 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday decided not to go ahead with the several issues arising in the wake of the then Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's role in a leading protest while holding constitutional office in January this year. The court, which on Janaury 24 had asked the...
  • More government outlets to sell onions, potatoes in Delhi 07-07-2014 10:35 PM

    New Delhi: To keep a tab on the prices of onions and potatoes, Mother Dairy outlets in the city will soon start selling them and the number of government outlets selling them will also go up, officials said on Monday. At a high-level meeting with all heads of departments, Delhi's...
  • Delhi: AAP demands action against former CM Sheila Dikshit 07-07-2014 10:33 PM

    New Delhi: Upping its ante against former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, the AAP on Monday demanded strict action against her in connection with the Rs 3,000 crore unauthorised colonies scam. "The latest report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), now with the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, corroborates the...
  • Air India to formally join Star Alliance group on July 11 06-07-2014 11:21 AM

    New Delhi: Top officials of several major global airlines are expected to arrive in New Delhi later this week to attend a ceremony to formally induct Air India as the 27th member of the Star Alliance. The ceremony at the IGI Airport on July 11 would see Air India unveiling...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 05-07-2014 11:53 PM

    This week, a father's appeal to help find his missing son, a cj demands safe and environmental friendly disposal of municipal garbage in Srinagar, a construction worker picks up CJ mike to demand her rights, your pictures and much more. ...
  • British ministers to visit India; meet Modi, Sushma 05-07-2014 08:19 PM

    New Delhi: British ministers William Hague and George Osborne will meet Prime Minister on July 7 and 8. Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs William Hague and Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne will jointly call on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on July 8, a ministry of external...