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Suspected ISIS operative arrested in Delhi after fire exchange: Police

22 Aug 2020

Suspected ISIS operative arrested in Delhi after fire exchange: Police

The Delhi Police confirmed on Saturday that a suspected ISIS operative was arrested from the Dhaula Kuan region after an exchange of fire.

#CareerBytes: Five famous UPSC IAS coaching institutes in Delhi

13 Jun 2020

#CareerBytes: Five famous UPSC IAS coaching institutes in Delhi

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the toughest exams and but with the right preparation, one can crack it.

Social distancing in shreds outside liquor shops across the country

04 May 2020

Social distancing in shreds outside liquor shops across the country

In scenes that should scare one and all, norms of social distancing went for a toss on Monday morning when liquor shops across the nation opened for the first time after more than 40 days.

Anaj Mandi: Five tragic fire accidents in Delhi-NCR this year

08 Dec 2019

Anaj Mandi: Five tragic fire accidents in Delhi-NCR this year

On Sunday morning, 43 people lost their lives in a tragic blaze that erupted at a factory on Rani Jhansi road in Delhi's Anaj Mandi area.

Delhi government's plan: Rs. 1,000 parking fee for 10 hours

17 Oct 2019

Delhi government's plan: Rs. 1,000 parking fee for 10 hours

A committee of Delhi government and civic officials has formulated a new plan, under which parking a private car in popular areas of the capital such as Connaught Place (CP) could cost you Rs. 1,000 for a 10-hour workday.

Delhi Metro noise, vibrations disturb residents; experts' assistance sought

05 Oct 2019

Delhi Metro noise, vibrations disturb residents; experts' assistance sought

Residents in Delhi have lodged several complaints regarding disturbance caused due to vibrations and noise from Metro train movements near their houses.

Delhi: Plastic factory catches fire, 22 engines sent to spot

07 Apr 2019

Delhi: Plastic factory catches fire, 22 engines sent to spot

A major fire broke out at a plastic factory in Narela area of Delhi in the early hours of Sunday, news agency ANI reported.

Owner of Karol Bagh Hotel, where fire killed 17, arrested

17 Feb 2019

Owner of Karol Bagh Hotel, where fire killed 17, arrested

Rakesh Goel, the owner of Hotel Arpit Palace, where a fire killed 17, was arrested on Sunday by the crime branch of Delhi police.

Karol Bagh hotel fire: Three members of same family died

13 Feb 2019

Karol Bagh hotel fire: Three members of same family died

A Kerala family which came to Delhi to attend a wedding, and was hoping to visit Haridwar, lost three members after the hotel they were staying at caught a massive fire.

Karol Bagh hotel fire: 17, including child, killed

12 Feb 2019

Karol Bagh hotel fire: 17, including child, killed

A massive fire broke out at Hotel Arpit Palace, situated in New Delhi's Karol Bagh area, on Tuesday which killed seventeen people and left several injured.

#CareerBytes: 5 famous UPSC IAS coaching institutes in Delhi

28 Jan 2019

#CareerBytes: 5 famous UPSC IAS coaching institutes in Delhi

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the toughest exams and but with the right preparation, one can crack it.

Delhi: Power distributors lose Rs. 150cr annually, courtesy power theft

27 Jan 2019

Delhi: Power distributors lose Rs. 150cr annually, courtesy power theft

Power distribution companies in the Delhi are bleeding money owing to organized power theft for the charging of e-rickshaws in the national capital.

Delhi: Blackmailed by husband's friend, woman commits suicide

13 Jan 2019

Delhi: Blackmailed by husband's friend, woman commits suicide

On Thursday, a 28-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide in East Delhi's Mansarovar Park area as she was upset with her husband's friend.

Doctor in dock for using electric shocks to 'cure' homosexuality

09 Dec 2018

Doctor in dock for using electric shocks to 'cure' homosexuality

It's been three months since the Supreme Court has scrapped IPC Section-377, which made gay sex 'unnatural'.

'Can't clear exam': UPSC aspirant ends life; found hanging

29 Oct 2018

'Can't clear exam': UPSC aspirant ends life; found hanging

A 20-year-old UPSC aspirant, Shrimathi, who had recently moved to Delhi from Tamil Nadu to prepare for the civil services examination, has allegedly ended her life.

NGT directs CPCB to inquire about 51,837 industries in Delhi

26 Aug 2018

NGT directs CPCB to inquire about 51,837 industries in Delhi

The National Green Tribunal has directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to constitute a committee to inquire about the status of 51,837 industries in the Delhi which are running in residential areas without requisite approvals.

#CareerBytes: Top 5 coaching centers in Delhi for IAS preparation

26 Aug 2018

#CareerBytes: Top 5 coaching centers in Delhi for IAS preparation

One of the most prestigious Government positions, civil servants enjoy power, respect, and bag decent pay-checks.

Delhi Metro: Technical snag affects services on Blue Line

21 Aug 2018

Delhi Metro: Technical snag affects services on Blue Line

Services were affected for nearly 30 minutes on Delhi Metro's Blue Line today due to a technical snag in a train, which was later removed from service.

Delhi: Civil services aspirant attempts suicide at Karol Bagh metro-station

09 Jul 2018

Delhi: Civil services aspirant attempts suicide at Karol Bagh metro-station

A 23-year-old civil services aspirant allegedly attempted suicide by jumping in front of a metro train at Delhi's Karol Bagh metro station.

Narcotics bureau extracts 106 cocaine capsules from Brazilian woman's stomach

23 May 2018

Narcotics bureau extracts 106 cocaine capsules from Brazilian woman's stomach

On Monday, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested a 25-year-old Brazilian woman for allegedly trying to smuggle cocaine into India in 106 self-swallowed capsules.

After uncle kills himself, blind rape-survivor considers withdrawing police case

18 May 2018

After uncle kills himself, blind rape-survivor considers withdrawing police case

A 20-year-old blind rape survivor is planning to discontinue the legal case after her uncle was found hanging outside a shanty in Delhi's Karol Bagh.

Delhi: Visually-impaired 20-year-old left alone for first-time. She gets gang-raped

07 May 2018

Delhi: Visually-impaired 20-year-old left alone for first-time. She gets gang-raped

For the first time, the mother of a 20-year-old visually-impaired woman in a slum near Delhi's Karol Bagh decided to leave her alone at home as she went out briefly.

Delhi: Rainwater-harvesting system cannot be installed at 9 metro stations

27 Apr 2018

Delhi: Rainwater-harvesting system cannot be installed at 9 metro stations

Rainwater harvesting systems at nine metro stations in Delhi and Noida cannot be installed because the minimum land required (36 square meters) for constructing it is unavailable, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) told National Green Tribunal.

Delhi Metro technical snag affects services for 90 minutes

29 Mar 2018

Delhi Metro technical snag affects services for 90 minutes

Thousands of commuters on Thursday faced hardship when Delhi Metro services on the Blue Line were hit for nearly 90 minutes due to a technical snag in the overhead electrification between Karol Bagh and RK Ashram Marg stations.

PNB fraud: Bank manager, 3 others convicted after 24-year trial

27 Mar 2018

PNB fraud: Bank manager, 3 others convicted after 24-year trial

A former Punjab National Bank manager and three private persons have been convicted in a loan fraud case by a special court almost after a 24-year trial.

Delhi sealing: Major markets in Delhi to remain shut today

13 Mar 2018

Delhi sealing: Major markets in Delhi to remain shut today

Traders in Delhi have launched another bandh to protest the ongoing sealing drive in the capital.

Carrying more than 15 kgs? You can't board Delhi Metro

06 Feb 2018

Carrying more than 15 kgs? You can't board Delhi Metro

Delhi Metro commuters heading towards airport or railway station with an oversized baggage may soon be disappointed.

Major Delhi shopping hubs to remain shut today

03 Feb 2018

Major Delhi shopping hubs to remain shut today

In a bid to support the protesting traders against the mass sealing drive, at least 15 popular shopping hubs of Delhi will remain shut on Saturday.

Long jams in Delhi as traffic restrictions implemented for R-Day

23 Jan 2018

Long jams in Delhi as traffic restrictions implemented for R-Day

As traffic restrictions ahead of Republic Day were enforced in Delhi, jams erupted at various places.

#WhatTheHealth: Parents of 9-year-old blame Delhi's Hospital for her death

11 Dec 2017

#WhatTheHealth: Parents of 9-year-old blame Delhi's Hospital for her death

After the Delhi government cancelled the license of Max Hospital over alleged medical negligence, similar news has surfaced from another hospital in the capital.

Delhi encroachment: Consider 'airlifting' Hanuman statue, says HC

21 Nov 2017

Delhi encroachment: Consider 'airlifting' Hanuman statue, says HC

If the Delhi HC has its way, the capital's iconic 108-feet Hanuman statue at Karol Bagh would be airlifted to remove encroachments around it.

SC ban on crackers adds to GST, demonetization woes

17 Oct 2017

SC ban on crackers adds to GST, demonetization woes

Traders were already suffering from the blows of demonetization and GST, both of which hit business severely.

Delhi: Excess fee notice compels schools to start fee refunding

26 Aug 2017

Delhi: Excess fee notice compels schools to start fee refunding

On 21 Aug, Delhi's government served show-cause notices to 449 private schools, including DPS Mathura Road and Pusa Road's Springdales, over the charging of excess fees by them.

DU to organize special admission drive to fill up seats

31 Jul 2017

DU to organize special admission drive to fill up seats

With 1,500 seats still left vacant, Delhi University is all set to conduct special admission drive for applicants under reserved quota and will release two more cut-off lists on August 3 and August 7.

10 infrastructure projects approved to ease traffic in Delhi

24 Jun 2017

10 infrastructure projects approved to ease traffic in Delhi

Transport infrastructure planning body UTTIPEC has approved 10 projects including five crucial ones to ease traffic movement in Delhi.

Delhi Police nabs illegal racket selling old iPhones as new

18 Jun 2017

Delhi Police nabs illegal racket selling old iPhones as new

Four persons were arrested by Delhi Police Crime Branch for passing off old iPhones as new to unsuspecting customers.

Delhi water crisis- Haryana breaks promise, releases just 175 cusecs

19 May 2017

Delhi water crisis- Haryana breaks promise, releases just 175 cusecs

Delhi's water crisis continued as Haryana refused to release the promised 200 cusecs of water in the Yamuna; instead, it released only 125 cusecs.

IT raids top RSS leader's premises in Delhi

12 Apr 2017

IT raids top RSS leader's premises in Delhi

A firm owned by RSS Delhi state head Kulbhushan Ahuja is being investigated by the Income Tax department for alleged deposits of Rs. 17 crore in old Rs. 500 and Rs. 1,000 notes after demonetization, reported The Indian Express.

Violence at Ramjas over Umar Khalid, Shehla Rashid's scheduled speeches

23 Feb 2017

Violence at Ramjas over Umar Khalid, Shehla Rashid's scheduled speeches

Clashes erupted at Ramjas College between ABVP and AISA members, divided over a scheduled seminar featuring Umar Khalid that was cancelled earlier.

Mayawati's brother and his 70 ghost companies under scanner

28 Jan 2017

Mayawati's brother and his 70 ghost companies under scanner

An investigation has brought Mayawati's brother Anand Kumar in the centre of a corruption scandal.