DELHI

  • Man dies while trying to board a moving train at New Delhi railway station 5 hours 30 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A man died at the New Delhi Railway station trying to board a moving train. There was heavy rush at the station ahead of Chhat Puja. The man was trying to board a reserved compartment but the door was locked and he could not hold onto the railing...
  • ISL: Delhi Dynamos get first win, hammer Chennaiyin FC 4-1 6 hours 15 minutes ago

    Delhi: Delhi Dynamos produced a fine display of attacking football as they cruised to a 4-1 win - their first of the season - over Chennaiyin FC in an Indian Super League (ISL) match that saw end-to-end stuff from both the teams but better finishing from the hosts here at...
  • As it happened: Delhi Dynamos FC vs Chennaiyin FC, ISL, Match 12 8 hours 33 minutes ago

    (For live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) After an impressive start to their ISL campaign, Chennaiyin FC take on crowd favourites Delhi Dynamos at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium. Chennai have won both their previous matches against Goa FC and Kerala Blasters FC. Delhi Dynamos, on the other hand,...
  • Delhi by-polls on three seats on November 25: EC 10 hours 13 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Election Commission of India announced the dates for by-polls in three seats of 70-membered Delhi Legislative Assembly that went vacant due to the sitting members' elections as Member of Parliament in 2014 Lok Sabha Elections. The assembly seats of Tughlakabad, Krishna Nagar and Mehrauli were occupied by BJP's...
  • ISL: Winless Delhi Dynamos face high-flying Chennaiyin test 16 hours 56 minutes ago

    Delhi: After an impressive start to their Indian Super League (ISL) campaign, Chennaiyin FC take on crowd favourites Delhi Dynamos in the 12th match of the ISL on Saturday here at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium. Chennai have won both their previous matches against Goa FC and Kerala Blasters FC. Delhi...
  • Indian Super League: Don't rule out Delhi Dynamos yet 18 hours 47 minutes ago

    Owned by India's leading cable TV distribution company DEN Network and in possession of perhaps the biggest player in the Indian Super League (ISL) in Alessandro Del Piero, Delhi Dynamos may not have set the field on fire yet but it will be foolhardy to consider them as pushovers. Delhi...
  • Delhi fire department gets 293 calls on Diwali Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Delhi Fire Services (DFS) received 293 calls the highest in the past five years on Diwali on Thursday, an official said on Friday. "This is the highest figure in the past five years. On Diwali, from midnight till 7am October 24, we received 293 calls of fire...
  • ISL: Satisfied with the way Delhi Dynamos shaping up, says coach Yesterday

    Delhi take on Chennaiyin FC on Oct 25, having drawn their first two matches against FC Pune City and Atletico de Kolkata. ...
  • Delhi: Man acquitted of charge of gangrape Yesterday

    New Delhi: A man, who was accused of gang raping a woman along with his two associates after giving her sedatives-laced drink, has been acquitted by a Delhi court which said the alleged victim has turned "hostile" and there was no evidence that she was raped at all. Additional Sessions...
  • Wife's security is husband's responsibility: Court Yesterday

    New Delhi: A husband has the responsibility of keeping his wife happy and also ensuring her safety both inside and outside the house, a Delhi court has said while sentencing a man to three years' jail for subjecting his spouse to cruelty. Additional Sessions Judge Parveen Singh awarded the jail...
  • All road accidents not example of rash driving: Court Yesterday

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has acquitted a tractor driver in a road mishap case in which a scooter rider had died, saying "all accidents are not example of rash or negligent driving" and an adverse presumption cannot be raised against the driver of bigger vehicle. The court also held...
  • Delhi: Fire breaks out at a slum cluster in Shastri Park Yesterday

    New Delhi: A fire broke out at a slum cluster on Friday in Shastri Park area of north-east Delhi, gutting several jhuggis. However, no casualty has been reported so far. "We received a call about the fire at 10.19 am. As many as 14 fire tenders were rushed to the spot...
  • High level of pollution in cities across India after Diwali, Faridabad maintains prescribed standards Yesterday

    New Delhi: After the celebrations, in the the fallout of Diwali, the quality of air has gone alarmingly bad across the country. The Met department has predicted that the air will stay polluted for the next two days. On Thursday, the national capital recorded 210 micro grams per cubic metre...
  • HC seeks DU response on plea questioning Ph.D, M.Phil entrance process 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court has sought the response of Delhi University (DU) on a plea by a lawyer who has alleged that the varsity's admission process for M.Phil and Ph.d courses is "arbitrary". Justice Manmohan issued the notice to DU and sought its reply by March 16, 2015, the next...
  • Act on removal of religious structure encroachments: Delhi HC 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has directed the Religious Structure Committee and the city government to expeditiously take a decision on the removal of religious structure encroachments in various parks in Rohini area of the capital. The court also directed the deputy director of horticulture of Rohini area in west...
  • Air quality to drop in Delhi on Diwali 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With the onset of Diwali, air quality in the national capital is set to deteriorate over the next two days, with the Met department terming the condition as "severe". According to System of Air quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), pollution levels will be high in areas...
  • Kashmiri Pandits march seeking rehabilitation 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Scores of Kashmiri Pandits took out a rally demanding their rehabilitation and a concrete plan for the same. The protesters tried to march from Jantar Mantar to India Gate, but police prevented them from doing so. Police had detained 28 protesters when they refused to budge. Bhim Singh,...
  • Environment Ministry panel clears Ambedkar memorial plan in Lutyens' Delhi 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Social Justice Ministry's proposal to construct a grand Ambedkar memorial in Lutyens' Delhi has received the nod from a high-powered Environment Ministry panel. Sources said that the Expert Appraisal Committee for Projects related to Infrastructure Development, Coastal Regulation Zone, Building/Construction and Miscellaneous projects, which met here last...
  • Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung extends Diwali greetings 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Wednesday greeted the people on the eve of Diwali festival. "I hope the festival of lights brightens the lives of all, particularly those who are most in need. I hope it brings good health, happiness, and prosperity to one and all," Jung said...
  • Delhi: CBI nabs railway official accepting Rs 5 lakh bribe from Mumbai tour operator 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A senior railway board official Ravi Mohan Sharma has been caught by the CBI for allegedly accepting a bribe of five lakh rupees. The official was found accepting the bribe from a Mumbai based tour operator at his Delhi residence. Sources have suggested that the money was being paid...
  • Daughter of Principal of prominent Delhi school found dead inside campus 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A daughter of the Principal of a prominent Delhi school was found dead inside the campus. The principal lived in the school compound with his family. Prima facie, it appears to be a case of suicide. The body was found on Tuesday night. The daughter was 29-year-old. More details are awaited. ...
  • Dhanteras rush slows down traffic on Delhi roads 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Traffic flow remained heavy on almost all arterial roads in the national capital as shoppers thronged popular bazaars to celebrate Dhanteras. Although commuters complained of snarls in various parts of the city, Delhi Traffic Police claimed that vehicular movement was reported to have been heavy in various parts...
  • Delhi: 111 drivers lose their driving licenses for drunk driving 4 days ago

    New Delhi: In a crackdown against drunk driving in the national capital, Delhi government has suspended licenses of 89 drivers for a year while licenses of 22 drivers of commercial vehicles have permanently been cancelled for the same offence. "We have suspended licences of 89 drivers, who were found driving...
  • Delhi Metro to run till 8 pm on Diwali 4 days ago

    New Delhi: In view of Diwali festivities, the last Delhi Metro train will operate at 8 PM from all its stations on Thursday including the Airport Express line. "On account of Diwali festival, the last Metro train service on October 23 (Thursday), will start at 8 PM from terminal stations...
  • Dengue cases in Delhi cross 200; rise of over 42 per cent in 1 week 4 days ago

    New Delhi: There has been an increase of over 42 per cent in dengue cases in the national capital in the past one week, taking the total number of cases reported this season to over 200. A total of 225 cases have been reported in Delhi till October 18, while the...
  • BJP ready for Delhi Assembly elections, says Satish Upadhyay 5 days ago

    The BJP is ready for polls says the Delhi BJP Chief Satish Upadhyay- saying that if elections were held now, BJP would be prepared. ...
  • FIR registered in suicide case of lyricist Santosh's son and wife 5 days ago

    New Delhi: An FIR has been registered in the suicide case of lyricist Santosh Anand's son and his wife. The couple committed suicide by jumping in front of a train in Mathura last weeK. The couple's 5-year-old daughter who was with them, survived the accident. She is in a critical...
  • Delhi: Nearly 60,000 women two-wheeler riders fined for not wearing helmets 5 days ago

    New Delhi: In just 35 days, close to 60,000 women two-wheeler and pillion riders in the capital have been issued traffic tickets for not wearing helmets, data from the Delhi Police has reveals. Sustained efforts by the police and general awareness have slowly brought the numbers down. An amendment to the...
  • Atletico de Kolkata manager criticises ISL scheduling 6 days ago

    Kolkata: The scheduling of the Indian Super League Sunday drew the ire of Atletico de Kolkata marquee manager Antonio Habas after his side finished 1-1 with Delhi Dynamos here. Habas said his charges were tired after turning out in three matches over the past eight days. Atletico de Kolkata played the tournament...