Articles about Delhi Cantonment (Delhi Cantt)

Emerging coronavirus hotspots identified in Delhi; CP, Lajpat on list

23 Sep 2020

India
Emerging coronavirus hotspots identified in Delhi; CP, Lajpat on list

To get ahead of the coronavirus curve, the Delhi government has identified 33 areas as "emerging hotspots". Localities like Connaught Place, Lajpat Nagar, Model Town, Laxmi Nagar, and Paschim Vihar featured on the list, HT reported.

Pranab Mukherjee's health condition worsens; develops signs of lung infection

19 Aug 2020

India
Pranab Mukherjee's health condition worsens; develops signs of lung infection

The medical condition of former President Pranab Mukherjee has deteriorated on Wednesday after he developed signs of a lung infection, said the Army's Research & Referral (R&R) Hospital in Delhi.

In coronavirus era, how will India celebrate Independence Day?

14 Aug 2020

India
In coronavirus era, how will India celebrate Independence Day?

Each Independence Day celebration trumps the last one with respect to grandeur, but this year India will have watered-down festivities, considering the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19: With 1.1mn+ cases, India witnesses deadliest week so far

21 Jul 2020

India
COVID-19: With 1.1mn+ cases, India witnesses deadliest week so far

India witnessed its deadliest week of the COVID-19 outbreak so far last week through Sunday, during which 238,000 cases—21% of the country's total cases to date—were reported.

Delhi: 24 test positive for coronavirus at Army's RR Hospital

05 May 2020

India
Delhi: 24 test positive for coronavirus at Army's RR Hospital

In a worrying series of events, 24 people, including serving personnel, tested positive for coronavirus at Delhi's Army RR Hospital, HT reported on Tuesday.

Delhi recorded 62.59% voter turnout, says EC, dismissing delay allegations

09 Feb 2020

Politics
Delhi recorded 62.59% voter turnout, says EC, dismissing delay allegations

Delhi recorded a voter turnout of 62.59% during Saturday's polling for the Assembly elections, the Election Commission announced on Sunday.

Delhi: After ticket distribution, BJP workers protest outside party office

19 Jan 2020

Politics
Delhi: After ticket distribution, BJP workers protest outside party office

Workers of the Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday staged a protest outside the party's office in New Delhi over the distribution of tickets for the upcoming Assembly elections.

Railways to launch special Statue of Unity train from March

23 Feb 2019

India
Railways to launch special Statue of Unity train from March

Five months after the world's tallest statue, the Statue of Unity, was unveiled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Indian Railways is set to launch a special train service for tourists visiting the statue from March 4.

Mastermind of fake Indian Army, Railways, ONGC recruitment racket arrested

14 Oct 2018

India
Mastermind of fake Indian Army, Railways, ONGC recruitment racket arrested

A 39-year-old mastermind of a fake Indian Territorial Army recruitment racket was arrested from Uttarakhand's Haridwar, police said yesterday.

Army Major booked for raping domestic help; husband commits suicide

30 Sep 2018

India
Army Major booked for raping domestic help; husband commits suicide

An Army Major has been booked for allegedly raping his domestic help in Southwest Delhi in July on a day her husband allegedly committed suicide, the police said.

When will Delhi-govt shift students from 99-year-old school-building, asks HC

23 Sep 2018

India
When will Delhi-govt shift students from 99-year-old school-building, asks HC

The Delhi HC has asked the AAP government by when it can shift students from one of its schools, the 99-year-old building of which is dilapidated.

#TravelBytes: 5 haunted places in Delhi for a spine-chilling experience

05 Sep 2018

India
#TravelBytes: 5 haunted places in Delhi for a spine-chilling experience

If you claim yourself to be a travel junkie, and haven't had your share of experience with the haunted destinations, mysterious screams, horrifying ruins, and totally spine-chilling feels, we urge you to reconsider your claim.

'Murderer' army major lying about crime, Delhi Police confused

28 Jun 2018

India
'Murderer' army major lying about crime, Delhi Police confused

After five days, the investigation in the sensational Shailza Dwivedi murder case has more loose ends than it started with, courtesy accused Nikhil Handa's apparent refusal to cooperate with police.

UP Army Major detained for alleged murder of colleague's wife

24 Jun 2018

India
UP Army Major detained for alleged murder of colleague's wife

An Indian Army Major has been detained from Meerut in Uttar Pradesh for his alleged involvement in the killing of another Army Major's wife in west Delhi yesterday.

Army major's wife found with throat slit in Delhi Cantonment

24 Jun 2018

India
Army major's wife found with throat slit in Delhi Cantonment

The body of an Army major's wife, 35, was found with her throat slit near Brar Square in the Delhi Cantonment area yesterday, police said.

FIITJEE-IIT metro station's name to remain, but with a disclaimer

23 Jun 2018

Delhi
FIITJEE-IIT metro station's name to remain, but with a disclaimer

The DMRC is adamant to retain its metro station's name as "FIITJEE-IIT".

Naming metro station 'FIITJEE-IIT' is misleading: HRD backs IIT-Delhi

13 Jun 2018

Delhi
Naming metro station 'FIITJEE-IIT' is misleading: HRD backs IIT-Delhi

Lending support to IIT-Delhi, the HRD ministry has asked the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) to intervene in its ongoing metro station naming row.

IIT-Delhi doesn't want FIITJEE's name on metro station. Here's why

27 May 2018

India
IIT-Delhi doesn't want FIITJEE's name on metro station. Here's why

For the first time, the Magenta Line brings IIT-Delhi on the metro map with a station named after it.

Survey: Indore, Bhopal & Chandigarh are India's cleanest cities

17 May 2018

India
Survey: Indore, Bhopal & Chandigarh are India's cleanest cities

For the second year in a row, Indore and Bhopal have retained their position as the top two cleanest cities in India, followed by Chandigarh.

Delhi: Magenta Line's Kalkaji-Janakpuri stretch likely to open by mid-May

02 May 2018

Delhi
Delhi: Magenta Line's Kalkaji-Janakpuri stretch likely to open by mid-May

The Kalkaji Mandir to Janakpuri West stretch of DMRC's Magenta Line is likely to be inaugurated by mid-May, after getting safety clearance from Commissioner for Metro Rail Safety (CMRS).

Delhi: Dust storm affects Delhi Metro's Pink Line services

07 Apr 2018

Delhi
Delhi: Dust storm affects Delhi Metro's Pink Line services

Train services on the recently-opened Pink Line of the Delhi Metro were affected for nearly two hours after a section of the overhead electrification (OHE) tripped on the down line due to the dust storm in the city last evening.

Delhi Metro's Pink Line inaugurated, North, South campus students relieved

14 Mar 2018

Delhi
Delhi Metro's Pink Line inaugurated, North, South campus students relieved

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and Union Minister Hardeep S Puri inaugurated a section of the Pink Line of Delhi metro remotely today.

After Fairy Queen, Indian Railways bringing back vintage steam engines

29 Jan 2018

India
After Fairy Queen, Indian Railways bringing back vintage steam engines

On Republic Day, Fairy Queen, the world's oldest steam engine, left the railway museum and took a short trip from New Delhi railway station to Delhi Junction.

Intel, defense officials can't use Ola, Uber

15 Jan 2018

India
Intel, defense officials can't use Ola, Uber

It is not unusual for officials in sensitive departments, especially in intelligence and defense, to refrain from using specific common products, for example, a particular brand of smartphone, for security reasons.

Rope snaps armymen slither down Dhruv chopper, three injured

11 Jan 2018

India
Rope snaps armymen slither down Dhruv chopper, three injured

Three army soldiers were injured when they were slithering down a rope from a chopper and the rope snapped.

Does Delhi have a 'saggy' flyover?

24 Jan 2017

Delhi
Does Delhi have a 'saggy' flyover?

A portion of flyover wall of Bhikaji Cama place appears to have 'sagged' and a wide gap is visible.