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31 Mar 2017Indian Army
J&K DGP: Youth should avoid encounter sites
Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police (DGP) SP Vaid stated that youth should not come to encounter sites and protest. He made the statement in light of the recent death of 3 civilians who were pelting stones at security forces at an encounter site in Budgam district.
21 Mar 2017Delhi Police
Delhi, Jaipur to be linked by new 'super expressway'
The National Highways Authority of India has initiated the land-acquisition procedure for a new 'super expressway' between Delhi and Jaipur.
20 Mar 2017Delhi Police
Jantar Mantar becomes the newest haven for marijuana dealers
Delhi's Jantar Mantar, famous as India's 'protest street', has a new identity - a marijuana hotspot. 'Langda (lame) man' Umesh Singh from Bihar is the go-to man; he knows where to get which variety of weed at which time of day, and at what price.
19 Mar 2017Tamil Nadu
DRI, customs on alert over arms, money shipments
The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence and the Customs Department have launched a nation-wide operation over reports that arms and fake money were being smuggled in through ports.
17 Mar 2017Jharkhand
AIIMS nurses on strike, take 'mass casual leave'
Over 2,000 staff nurses from the All India Institute of Medical Services (AIIMS) went on a mass casual leave on Friday in the pursuit of better wages.
15 Mar 2017Greater Noida
For Rs. 5, you can now use South-Delhi hotel washrooms
On Tuesday, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) directed all hotels, restaurants and eateries within its jurisdiction to make their restrooms accessible to the public from 1st April onwards.
14 Mar 2017Delhi Police
Delhi-Chicago Air India flight had no functioning lavatories
According to reports, an Air India flight from Delhi that took off for Chicago had only 8 out of 12 toilets functioning.
14 Mar 2017Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
Kejriwal requests ballot papers for Delhi MCD election
Arvind Kejriwal has written to the Election Commission, saying that they should use ballot papers and not EVMs for the upcoming MCD elections in Delhi.
14 Mar 2017Tech Mahindra
Nepali woman gangraped in Delhi
In another shocking incident of sexual assault, a Nepali mother of two was confined and gangraped by 5 BPO employees in a flat in Delhi's Pandav Nagar.
14 Mar 2017Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
Punjab Polls: 25 AAP candidates lose deposit
25 candidates of the AAP lost their deposit amounts as they failed to secure the required number of votes in Punjab.
12 Mar 2017Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
AAP: Disappointed with results, will introspect
The AAP stated that it was disappointed at the election results in Goa and Punjab and that the party would need to introspect on what went wrong.
10 Mar 2017All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
IS threat imposes high-alert on Capital city
Delhi has been put on high-alert with intelligence inputs suggesting that the capital may be targeted by the Islamic State to "avenge" the encounter killing of the terrorist in Lucknow.
09 Mar 2017Delhi Government
Gurugram: Bar-owners to pay Rs.8 lakh to stay open late
Restaurant, pub and brewery owners in Gurugram have to spend another Rs. 8 lakh every year to be able to stay open till 1 am.
08 Mar 2017Delhi Police
14-year-old builds soccer team of underprivileged girls
14-year-old Diya Shukla from Gurugram created a platform called 'Playmakers Foundation' in January 2017.
07 Mar 2017Jet Airways
2017 International Women's Day
The 2017 International Women's Day is celebrated on March 8 every year. This year's theme is 'Be Bold for Change'.
07 Mar 2017Indian Army
Another BSF jawan alleges harassment in the forces
In another setback for the BSF, Jawan Sindhav Jogidas has released a video alleging harassment. When he extended his leave by two days, he was allegedly fined and asked to become a Sahayak, which he refused.
06 Mar 2017Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
Kejriwal: Will spruce up Delhi like London
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has promised to make Delhi look like swanky London within a year if voted to power in the upcoming municipal polls.
06 Mar 2017Delhi Police
Delhi Police to use flash mobs for awareness
The Delhi Police would now use flash-mobs in regular intervals to spread the word about their initiatives.
06 Mar 2017Indian Army
Stone-pelters turn deaf ear to Army's warning
Sources stated that stone-pelting civilians in Kashmir have turned a deaf ear to the army's warnings of "tough action" and "relentless operations, with harsher measures."
05 Mar 2017Indian Army
Family alleges Sahayak had injury marks
A fresh post-mortem was conducted on Lance Naik Roy Mathews after his family alleged that his body bore injury marks. The post-mortem was conducted at the Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram.
04 Mar 2017Indian Army
Army says media "sting operation" spurred Kerala jawan's suicide
An Indian Army spokesperson said "the guilt" from revelations made in a media "sting operation" might have spurred jawan Roy Mathew to commit suicide near his Nashik camp.
03 Mar 2017Indian Army
Army jawan criticized 'Sahayak' system; found dead
In January 2017, Roy Mathew, an army jawan, had conducted a sting operation against army's 'sahayak' (buddy) system which showed army officers exploiting jawans.
03 Mar 2017Jawaharlal Nehru University
JNU best varsity even among controversies
Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru University won the annual 'Visitor's Award' for best varsity despite of being surrounded by controversies in the last one year.
22 Feb 2017Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
Vigilance Department detects 'scam' in AAP's Mohalla clinics
Delhi Government's vigilance department has written to Directorate General of Health Services and Chief Medical District Officer and raised multiple "operational" issues concerning Mohalla Clinics.
21 Feb 2017Indian Army
Kashmir: New army policy to counter stone-pelters
A review committee has recommended changes in the army's operating policy in Kashmir, to adapt to the menace of stone pelting civilians.
21 Feb 2017Delhi Police
India's first dedicated heliport to be launched in Delhi
India will get its first dedicated "heliport" in Delhi, for flying to nearby-areas, on February 28.
20 Feb 2017Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
AAP: Mohalla Sabha funds remain unspent in Delhi
Data revealed that the Rs. 350 crore allocated by the AAP government for Mohalla Sabhas in Delhi during last year's budget, has remained unspent.
20 Feb 2017Section 354
BWSSB to hire 100 private water tankers for parched Bengaluru
The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) will hire 100 private tankers to supply water to the parched city, for the first time in ten years.
19 Feb 2017Indian Army
Youth come to militants' aid in Kashmir
Despite a stern warning by Army Chief Bipin Rawat, several youth pelted stones at security forces while they were conducting search operations for militants in Pulwama district.
18 Feb 2017Delhi Police
Air India to launch all-women crew, round-the-world flight
To celebrate Women's Day, Air India will launch an all-women crew, around-the-world flight from Delhi to San Francisco and back, on February 27.
16 Feb 2017Indian Army
Display ISIS, Pakistan flag, be considered anti-national: Army chief
While paying tribute to the martyred soldiers in Delhi, Army Chief Bipin Rawat came out strongly against those backing insurgents during counter-insurgency operations.
15 Feb 2017Digvijaya Singh
Haryana introduces hefty fines for drinking in cars
Haryana has introduced a fine of Rs 5,000 for drinking in vehicles on the road, in parks, or by rivers, with immediate-effect. A repeat offender would be fined Rs 10,000.
14 Feb 2017Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
Taking stock of AAP's performance in Delhi
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) stormed into power in Delhi by winning 67 out of 70 assembly seats.
14 Feb 2017Delhi Police
Rose market blooms on Valentine's Day
Delhi spends Rs 5-6 crore on red roses during February 12-14, with one flower selling for as high as Rs 2,100!
10 Feb 2017Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
Has AAP delivered on promise to modernize Delhi's public transport?
Aam Aadmi Party came into power in Delhi in February 2015.
07 Feb 2017Arvind Kejriwal
No casualties reported in Uttarakhand earthquake
According to officials in the state government, there was no major damage caused to property or life from the earthquake that occurred in Uttarakhand on late Monday.
06 Feb 2017Arvind Kejriwal
Earthquake measuring 5.8 on Richter hits Delhi, Gurgaon
Powerful tremors were witnessed in Delhi and neighbouring Gurgaon and Noida when an earthquake gauging 5.8 on the Richter Scale hit at 10.33 PM.
02 Feb 2017Jharkhand
Major disaster averted at IGI Airport
An IndiGo flight veered dangerously close to a Jet Airways aircraft after crossing the centerline on Runway 28 due to "low visibility". Officials alerted the plane authorities in time.
31 Jan 2017Delhi Police
Over 26,000 unresolved complaints against the Delhi bureaucracy
Amidst the grievances piling up against the Delhi government, Chief Secretary M. M. Kutty found that there were over 26,000 unresolved complaints in Delhi's public grievance cell.
30 Jan 2017Delhi Police
Amulya Patnaik appointed as Delhi Police Commissioner
Amulya Patnaik has been appointed as Delhi's new police chief.