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Delhi's old liquor policy comes back today with big changes

The Delhi government has reinstated the old policy of retail liquor sales in the capital city on Thursday. The decision follows a major uproar over the state's new liquor excise policy.

29 Aug 2022


How much did Supertech lose in Noida twin towers' demolition?

A day after the demolition of two 103-meter-tall Supertech towers, Noida's Emerald Court housing society is swimming in debris.

29 Aug 2022

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

AAP vs BJP: Kejriwal's trust vote postponed due to ruckus

Amid high political tensions between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the trust vote tabled by CM Arvind Kejriwal in the Delhi Assembly was postponed to Tuesday.

28 Aug 2022


Supertech issues statement post demolition, defends twin towers construction

The 103-meter tall Supertech twin towers were brought down in Noida on Sunday as crowds gasped and neighboring residents applauded the much-anticipated demolition.

28 Aug 2022


Gone in 9 seconds: Noida's Supertech twin towers demolished

In the first such exercise in India, Noida's infamous Supertech twin towers were turned into piles of rubble after a demolition exercise at 2:30 pm on Sunday.

25 Aug 2022

Arvind Kejriwal

BJP trying to poach 40 AAP MLAs, claims Kejriwal

In a fresh attack on Thursday, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal claimed that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) tried to poach 40 of his MLAs to topple the Delhi government.

23 Aug 2022

Delhi Police

Delhi: To hide affair, man rapes and kills 8-year-old; arrested

A 36-year-old man was arrested on Monday for allegedly kidnapping and raping an eight-year-old girl and later murdering her in the forest area of Yamuna Khadar in Delhi.

Air traffic controller in Delhi tests positive for psychoactive substance

An air traffic controller (ATCO) posted at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi was taken off duty after he failed a drug test.

22 Aug 2022

Delhi Police

Delhi: Farmers' mahapanchayat at Jantar Mantar; high vigil at borders

The Delhi Police has beefed up security across the city—especially at Singhu, Tikri, and Ghazipur borders—with farmers' body Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) calling for a mahapanchayat from Monday at Jantar Mantar.

21 Aug 2022

Delhi Police

Security beefed up in Delhi ahead of farmers' protest

The Delhi Police has tightened security across the national capital Delhi ahead of farmers' scheduled protest on Monday.

21 Aug 2022

Delhi University

DU: Admission for UG courses to begin soon, details here

The Delhi University (DU) is all set to kick off its admission process for undergraduate courses for the academic year 2022-23.

CBI lookout notice: Tell me where to come, asks Sisodia

Amid high-voltage political drama in Delhi, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Sunday issued a lookout notice against Manish Sisodia, the Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi.

20 Aug 2022


Argument over drinking: Man hammers landlord to death, clicks selfie

A man allegedly murdered his landlord in sleep using a hammer after an argument over his alcoholism in Delhi.

#NewsBytesExplainer: How the Noida Supertech twin towers will be demolished

After months of legal battles, Noida authorities are all set to demolish the 40-story high Supertech twin towers.

19 Aug 2022

Social Media

NEET, JEE, CUET aspirants protest over exam glitches, demand retest

Students across streams have organized a collective protest against the National Testing Agency (NTA) in response to persistent technical issues in admission tests such as NEET, JEE, and CUET.

19 Aug 2022

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

'Insecure' Kejriwal informed CBI: BJP's claim after raid on Sisodia

Hours after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) raided Manish Sisodia on Friday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alleged that Arvind Kejriwal must have tattled on the former.

19 Aug 2022


COVID-19, flu currently grips 80% of Delhi homes: Survey

Eight out of ten households in the Delhi-NCR region have been hit by viral fever and COVID-19 in the last 30 days, according to a LocalCircles online poll.

Long road ahead: Staggering 500-day wait for US visa

Students and travelers seeking visa appointment to visit the United States (US) are bound to wait a minimum of nearly 500 days as pending applications keep piling up, according to the US State Department.

Delhi liquor policy: CBI raids Deputy CM Manish Sisodia's home

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) searched 21 places across the country on Friday, including the house of Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia.

17 Aug 2022

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

Eye on 2024: Kejriwal launches 'Make India No. 1' mission

With the 2024 general elections inching closer, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday launched the 'Make India No. 1' mission.

16 Aug 2022


Milk price: Amul, Mother Dairy rates up by Rs. 2/liter

On Tuesday, India's biggest milk suppliers, Amul and Mother Dairy, announced a Rs. 2 hike in their fresh milk prices with effect from Wednesday (August 17).

14 Aug 2022

Narendra Modi

How is Delhi gearing up for Independence Day?

The Red Fort, which is the main venue for India's 76th Independence Day celebrations on Monday, has been secured with a multi-layered security cover.

Delhi reports fifth monkeypox case, takes national tally to 10

Delhi reported its fifth monkeypox case on Saturday after a woman hospitalized at Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan (LNJP) Hospital tested positive, India Today reported.

12 Aug 2022

Delhi Police

Delhi: 6 arrested with over 2,000 cartridges before Independence Day

Delhi Police have arrested six people for their alleged involvement in the smuggling of ammunition ahead of Independence Day, NDTV reported on Friday.

12 Aug 2022


Independence Day long weekend: Cultural spots to visit and explore

Visiting the monuments in India hits different when it's done on Independence Day.

12 Aug 2022

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

Delhi's liquor sale policy: What to expect from September 1?

The Delhi government will return to the old regime of retail liquor sale in the capital city from September 1. The decision comes in wake of a massive controversy over its new liquor law.

12 Aug 2022

Union Health Ministry

With 2,726, Delhi reports highest COVID-19 cases in 7 months

Delhi witnessed a sudden spike in COVID-19 cases on Thursday triggering concern for the authorities.

11 Aug 2022


Delhi makes masks mandatory, Rs. 500 fine imposed on violators

Amid a sudden rise in the number of COVID-19 cases in the national capital, the Delhi government on Thursday made wearing masks mandatory in public places.

09 Aug 2022

Indian Railways

Delhi: Minor gang-raped by two hawkers near Tilak Bridge; arrested

Two hawkers have been arrested for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl near New Delhi's Tilak Bridge, said the Delhi Police.

SpiceJet fliers walk on Delhi airport's tarmac, DGCA orders probe

Another incident involving low-cost airline SpiceJet was reported late Saturday night, following recent reports of technical problems with several airline planes.

04 Aug 2022

Nitin Gadkari

26 green express highways in India by 2024, promises Gadkari

Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday said that the government will construct 26 green express highways by 2024 and bring down travel time between key cities across the country.

04 Aug 2022


Agra sweet shop selling 24-carat gold ghewar at Rs. 25,000/kg

We Indians get super excited about our festivals and find ways to make them as grand and vibrant as possible.

04 Aug 2022

Red Fort

IB warns of terror strike in Delhi on Independence Day

National Capital Delhi has been placed on high alert following reports of a probable terror attack around Independence Day.

04 Aug 2022


Monkeypox outbreak: 9 cases reported so far, 4 in Delhi

A 31-year-old foreign national tested positive for monkeypox on Wednesday, making her Delhi's fourth case of the virus.

30 Jul 2022

Manish Sisodia

Delhi government to revert to old retail liquor sale policy

Delhi government has decided to return to the old regime of retail liquor sale in the capital city.

29 Jul 2022

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's Singapore visit canceled, AAP blames Centre

After days of wrangling between Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, and the Centre over permission for his visit to Singapore, the AAP's national convenor won't be going.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Is monkeypox the next epidemic India should worry about?

With the World Health Organization (WHO) declaring monkeypox a "global public health emergency," many are now wondering if it will be the next epidemic India should worry about.

24 Jul 2022

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

AAP accuses cops of replacing Kejriwal banner with PM Modi

An environmental event hosted by the Delhi government has been plagued by controversy.

23 Jul 2022

Delhi Police

Woman gang-raped at New Delhi Railway Station; 4 employees arrested

Four railway workers have been arrested in relation to the gang-rape of a 30-year-old lady on a platform at the New Delhi Railway Station, according to the police.