Delhi

  • With nine surgeries, a Delhi woman fights a rare disease 3 hours 17 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Life cannot be more cruel to Payel Bhattacharya, a patient of Von Hippel-Lindau (VHL), a rare autosomal genetic condition that predisposes individuals to benign and malignant tumors. The 34-year-old, who has already undergone nine surgeries, is still suffering as the tumors continue to spread in her body -...
  • Ban on e-rickshaws to continue till August 28: HC 5 hours 13 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The ban on plying of e-rickshaws in the national capital will continue for a week as the Delhi High Court on Thursday refused to pass any interim order to permit their operation till August 28, saying "we have to be clear about what we are doing, can't do...
  • Woman turns CJ to expose school's negligence after child consumes chemical 5 hours 56 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a disturbing incident, one that would make every parent uncomfortable, a school in west Delhi dumped a critically ill child home instead of admitting him to an ICU despite the doctors' advice. The child nearly died and is now undergoing critical care. The school principal has disappeared and the...
  • Will give directions on September 10 to curb water logging: Delhi High Court Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday said that it will issue detailed directions to curb water-logging in the national capital after perusing judicial records and reports filed by various civic agencies on the issue. A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice RS...
  • Delhi: Soon motorists will require PUC to buy petrol, diesel Yesterday

    New Delhi: Soon motorists will have to show 'pollution under control' certificates at petrol pumps to refuel their vehicles with the Delhi government on Wednesday taking an in-principle decision to this effect primarily to check vehicular pollution in the city. The decision was taken at a high-level meeting chaired by Chief...
  • Delhi HC asks CBI to file report on graft allegations against Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked CBI to file a report giving details of probe and its status in a preliminary enquiry alleging Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, during his earlier tenure as CM and Union Minister, indulged in graft, money laundering and forgery. "The CBI is...
  • Delhi ranks 111th on global liveability index Yesterday

    New Delhi: India's national capital, New Delhi, features at a disappointing 111th position while 'Millennium City' Mumbai's liveability index has shot up in the past five years, says a global livability survey held by the Economist Intelligent Unit. In the survey that ranks 140 cities across the globe, the liveability index...
  • Is a fine on littering & urinating in public the only way to Clean Up India? Yesterday

    The New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has decided to penalise citizens throwing trash in public places in a bid to curb littering in the national capital. The fines will range from Rs 100 to 500. The civic body has also planned on fining pet owners Rs 500 if their pets...
  • Italian marines case: Court to hear case on August 27 Yesterday

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday fixed August 27 for hearing the case involving two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast in 2012. The matter came up for hearing before Additional Sessions Judge Reetesh Singh who asked the investigating officer of the case...
  • IndiGo flight catches fire while landing, at least 28 suffer injuries Yesterday

    New Delhi: Emergency alert was sounded at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport on Wednesday evening after an IndiGo flight with 154 people on board caught fire during landing at the airport's Terminal 1. As many as 28 passenger suffered injuries in the fire. As the Airbus A-320 aircraft operating Flight 6E-176...
  • IM planned to send poisoned letters to kill targets: Delhi Police Yesterday

    New Delhi: Indian Mujahideen was planning to send letters "soaked with poison" to their targets to kill them, the Delhi Police has told a court in its chargesheet filed against six suspected men of the terror outfit in a case of allegedly setting up an illegal arms factory here. In its...
  • Delhiites to pay Rs 500 fine for throwing trash in public places Yesterday

    New Delhi: The North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has decided to penalise citizens throwing trash in public places in a bid to curb littering in the national capital. The fines will range from Rs 100 to 500. The civic body has also planned on fining pet owners Rs 500 if their...
  • Telegu Titans thrash Dabang Delhi in Pro Kabaddi League 2 days ago

    After proving their mettle in two matches in a row, Telegu Titans extended their dominance by thrashing Dabang Delhi 45-26 in the Pro Kabaddi League on Tuesday. This was the third win for Telegu Titans, claiming the fourth spot in the league table. Vizag also joined U Mumba by not losing...
  • Delhi Dynamos sign tallest goalkeeper 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Dynamos on Tuesday signed towering Belgian goalkeeper Kristof Van Hout for the inaugural season of the Indian Super League (ISL) that would be held October-December. An accomplished goalkeeper, Van Hout played for Belgian powerhouse Racing Genk last season. At 6 ft 10 inches, he also has the distinction...
  • Delhi: Nurse allegedly gangraped by two men in a five star hotel 2 days ago

    A 28-year-old nurse on Monday was allegedly gang-raped by two youths in a reputed five-star hotel in southeast Delhi. The nurse was hired by the hotel owner to take care of his ailing wife. She alleged that she was sexually assaulted by two men. The two accused, identified as Neeraj...
  • Delhi: Nurse alleges rape at hotel by owner's personal staff 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A 28-year-old nurse, who hailed from Tibet was allegedly gang-raped by two youths in a reputed five-star hotel in Hazrat Nizamuddin area of southeast Delhi, police said. The two accused, identified as Neeraj and Rajan, in their early 20s, have been arrested. "The 28-year-old nurse has alleged that she...
  • AAP campaign for dissolution of Assembly now hits Delhi Metro 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Designed to exert pressure on the BJP-led central government to take a decision on dissolving the Delhi Assembly, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is now taking its signature campaign on the issue to the Metro stations in the national capital. AAP has been going door-to-door in the 70 Assembly constituencies...
  • Delhi: ABVP forms seven-member selection committee for DUSU elections 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Ahead of Delhi University Students' Union elections, Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Monday formed a seven-member selection committee to finalise the names of candidates for DUSU elections. DUSU elections will be held on September 12 and students' organisations are gearing up for this. The team comprises Manu Kataria...
  • Delhi: Lack of private toilets in Bawana put women at risk 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The residents of a slum in Bawana in the national capital have been forced to use community toilets as they do not have toilets within their homes. The denial of basic necessity also meant higher risk to women's safety. Women said that they do not feel safe...
  • Dozens of birds injured due to kite strings on Independence Day 4 days ago

    New Delhi: It is a tradition on Independence Day to fly kites, but it has proved dangerous for the birds. Dozens of birds were injured this Independece day in the national capital after getting caught and even cut by kite strings. The bird hospital in Old Delhi admitted at least...
  • Celebrating 'azadi' with 'rahgiri' in Old Delhi 4 days ago

    New Delhi: On this Independence Day evening, the historic Chandni Chowk street in Delhi's Walled City, otherwise chock-a-block with chaotic traffic and a teeming mass of people, was wide open for a stroll. The North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) for the first time ever organised 'rahgiri' in the city in collaboration...
  • DTC plans budget hotels at its terminals to augment revenue 4 days ago

    New Delhi: To boost revenue generation, Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) is planning to open budget hotels at two of its prominent bus terminals. In its recent board meeting, DTC has cleared proposal of a feasibility study at Nehru Place and Raja Garden bus terminals by Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development...
  • PM Modi's Independence Day speech low on specifics? 6 days ago

    Referring to his humble origins, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said it is the power of the Constitution and democracy that a boy from a "poor family" has got the opportunity to hoist the national flag at Red Fort. CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey discusses the PM's Independence Day speech with...
  • Delhi to take foreign specialists help to solve water paucity 6 days ago

    New Delhi: As the city grapples with water scarcity, Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Friday said that the Delhi Government will take technical help from specialists from across the globe to set up a 40 MGD water treatment plant. "There is a plan to take technical help from specialists from...
  • Owing to lack of tickets, more than 150 city buses off the roads in Agra 6 days ago

    As the country celebrated another Independence Day, the freedom of movement for ordinary Agra residents has been drastically curtailed. More than 150 city buses are off the roads due to lack of tickets. The ticket printing machines are out of order and the fresh lot of tickets would take four to...
  • PM Narendra Modi addresses nation on Independence Day: As it happened 5 days ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi made his maiden Independence day speech from the ramparts of the Red fort on August 15. After hoisting the national flag - he addressed the nation. He spoke extempore and is the first PM to do so. ...
  • Dabang Delhi beat Bengaluru Bulls in Pro Kabaddi League 1 week ago

    Recovering from their defeat against Puneri Paltan, Dabanag Delhi defeated Bengaluru Bulls 29-27 in a tightly-contested match of the Pro Kabaddi League at the Balewadi Sports Complex. After a 40-minute display of gravity defying stunts and hair raising tackles, and a bout of surprises, it was the Dabang's from Delhi who...
  • Delhi: Class 12 student allegedly molests Kindergarden student in school 1 week ago

    New Delhi: A class 12 student allegedly molested a girl in Kindergarden inside a school in Delhi on Wednesday. The school is in civil lines in North Delhi. The kindergarden student was waiting to be picked up by her family when she was taken to an empty classroom by another student...
  • Delhi University introduces 'transgender' category for PG admission 1 week ago

    New Delhi: After the Supreme Court acknowledged the transgenders as the 'third gender' earlier this year, Delhi University has introduced an option of choosing the transgender category in the admission forms for the post graduate courses. "DU has introduced an option of 'third gender' in the admission forms for the postgraduate...
  • Twin murders: Siblings found dead in Delhi's Karawal Nagar 1 week ago

    New Delhi: An 18-year-old girl and her 10-year-old brother was found murdered in their bedroom in north east Delhi's Karawal Nagar on Thursday. The two used to stay with their aunt who discovered the bodies when she came in to the bedroom to wake them up for school. A PCR call...