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Delhi: Students till Class VIII to be promoted without exams

30 Mar 2020

Delhi: Students till Class VIII to be promoted without exams

The Delhi government on Monday announced that government school students till Class VIII will be promoted to the next class without appearing for examinations.

Delhi: Migrant workers arrive at ISBT, two senior officers suspended

30 Mar 2020

Delhi: Migrant workers arrive at ISBT, two senior officers suspended

Amid the 21-day lockdown, when hundreds of migrant workers arrived at Anand Vihar Bus Terminal this past weekend to catch buses for their native places, the Centre saw it as an administrative failure in Delhi.

Fog blinds Delhi: Weather department issues red alert

30 Dec 2019

Fog blinds Delhi: Weather department issues red alert

A thick blanket of fog has covered Delhi and neighboring areas, affecting rail, road and air traffic.

Delhi's air-quality may slip from 'very poor' to 'severe' today

22 Nov 2019

Delhi's air-quality may slip from 'very poor' to 'severe' today

The air quality in Delhi, which was marked as 'very poor' on Thursday, will follow a downward trend, and may slip into the dreaded 'severe' category by Friday.

As air quality deteriorates, thick haze engulfs the national capital

27 Nov 2018

As air quality deteriorates, thick haze engulfs the national capital

A thick haze engulfed Delhi as the air quality deteriorated, authorities said today, adding eight areas of the national capital recorded severe pollution level.

Smog engulfs Delhi as SC-order on crackers flouted, air-quality 'hazardous'

08 Nov 2018

Smog engulfs Delhi as SC-order on crackers flouted, air-quality 'hazardous'

The morning after Diwali, Delhi woke up to a thick smog with the air quality being termed 'hazardous'.

This mammoth 'smog tower' could help with Delhi's pollution woes

05 Nov 2018

This mammoth 'smog tower' could help with Delhi's pollution woes

At a time when air pollution in spiralling in Delhi, a Delhi-based start-up has claimed that it has a solution to Delhi's air pollution woes.

Delhi: Air pollution breaches 'hazardous' category, PM10 at 900-mark

05 Nov 2018

Delhi: Air pollution breaches 'hazardous' category, PM10 at 900-mark

After a brief respite on Sunday, thick smog descended on Delhi-NCR on Monday, with air pollution levels crossing the hazardous category.

Delhi Metro introduces 21 trains, providing 812 additional trips daily

01 Nov 2018

Delhi Metro introduces 21 trains, providing 812 additional trips daily

With air quality on a consistent decline in the national capital and neighboring cities, the Delhi Metro, on Wednesday, brought into service 21 additional trains on its network that will provide 812 additional trips per day.

Delhi: Air-quality remains 'very poor'; 113 industries asked to shut

30 Oct 2018

Delhi: Air-quality remains 'very poor'; 113 industries asked to shut

In a meeting chaired by Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal held in New Delhi, officials told Baijal that 1,368 show cause notices and 417 closure directions have been issued against polluting units by the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC).

Delhi continues to choke, 5 areas record severe pollution: CPCB

27 Oct 2018

Delhi continues to choke, 5 areas record severe pollution: CPCB

Delhi's air quality remained very poor for the fourth day today with five areas recording severe pollution levels, as authorities warned the situation may deteriorate further next week due to localized emissions during festival and stubble burning.

Delhi: Air quality remains 'very poor' for second consecutive day

18 Oct 2018

Delhi: Air quality remains 'very poor' for second consecutive day

The air quality in Delhi remained "very poor" for the second consecutive day on Thursday, with several areas in the national capital nearing severe levels of the pollution, according to the authorities.

Indian Railways announces Diwali, Chhath Puja special trains: Details here

17 Oct 2018

Indian Railways announces Diwali, Chhath Puja special trains: Details here

With Diwali and Chhath Puja just a couple of weeks away, the Indian Railways has announced special trains on certain routes, especially in Bihar and Jharkhand.

Delhi's air-quality deteriorates to 'very poor' for first-time this season

17 Oct 2018

Delhi's air-quality deteriorates to 'very poor' for first-time this season

Delhi's air quality for the first time this season deteriorated to 'very poor' category with several areas in the national capital nearing towards severe levels of pollution, according to authorities.

Man held with country-made pistol in Delhi Metro station

25 Sep 2018

Man held with country-made pistol in Delhi Metro station

A 25-year-old man has been apprehended at a Delhi Metro station for allegedly carrying a country-made pistol in his bag, officials said today.

Delhi: Robbers dreamt of lakhs, ended up with Rs. 5

10 Aug 2018

Delhi: Robbers dreamt of lakhs, ended up with Rs. 5

Tough luck struck a gang of five who planned to rob a businessman, who they thought was carrying lakhs in his bloated up bag, but instead landed up with just Rs. 5.

A month later, Delhi father's search for his missing-son continues

12 Jul 2018

A month later, Delhi father's search for his missing-son continues

This father's relentless efforts in search of his son will break your heart.

Nirbhaya's rapists will be hanged, SC rejects convicts' plea

09 Jul 2018

Nirbhaya's rapists will be hanged, SC rejects convicts' plea

The Supreme Court (SC) has upheld the death penalty of three convicts in the Nirbhaya rape case, who had filed review petitions.

Delhi chokes as air-quality cross 'emergency'-levels, no respite till weekend

14 Jun 2018

Delhi chokes as air-quality cross 'emergency'-levels, no respite till weekend

Delhi is once again covered by a thick haze, a grim reminder of the recurrent crisis the capital generally sees during winters.

Air quality in Delhi remains beyond 'severe' for third day

14 Jun 2018

Air quality in Delhi remains beyond 'severe' for third day

The air quality in Delhi remained beyond the "severe" level for the third-day with the PM10 level beyond 796 in Delhi-NCR and 830 in Delhi, particularly.

Delhi: Air-quality beyond 'severe' due to dust-storm in western India

13 Jun 2018

Delhi: Air-quality beyond 'severe' due to dust-storm in western India

The air quality in Delhi today deteriorated beyond the "severe" level because of a ground-level dust storm in western India, Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data showed.

Soon, travel from Delhi to Meerut in 60 minutes

09 Jun 2018

Soon, travel from Delhi to Meerut in 60 minutes

In a major boost to infrastructure, soon the travel time between Delhi and Meerut will be reduced to 60 minutes.

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: New mobile app to track interstate buses on smartphone

14 Apr 2018

Delhi: New mobile app to track interstate buses on smartphone

Nearly three lakh daily passengers at ISBTs in Delhi will soon be able to access the details of buses to neighboring states through a mobile app.

Delhi Metro Pink Line to be a shopper's favorite

12 Apr 2018

Delhi Metro Pink Line to be a shopper's favorite

Two major sections of Delhi Metro Pink Line will be inaugurated in just two months.

Delhi: No more inter-state buses from Bikaner House, Himachal Bhawan

09 Apr 2018

Delhi: No more inter-state buses from Bikaner House, Himachal Bhawan

From May 1, three popular interstate bus boarding points in Delhi will no longer continue their service.

Delhi: Three men carrying 160 kg cannabis arrested

04 Apr 2018

Delhi: Three men carrying 160 kg cannabis arrested

Delhi Police has arrested three men from Anand Vihar ISBT, who were carrying 160 kg of cannabis to supply it to drug peddlers in the national capital.

Man involved in 50 burglaries arrested, Rs. 20L-worth jewelry recovered

03 Apr 2018

Man involved in 50 burglaries arrested, Rs. 20L-worth jewelry recovered

A 24-year-old man has been arrested for his alleged involvement in around 50 burglaries in southwest Delhi's Bindapur, police said.

Delhi: Groom gets killed in his own wedding procession

01 Mar 2018

Delhi: Groom gets killed in his own wedding procession

Starting a new journey got brutally derailed for a 23-year-old, as a bullet shot during his own wedding procession mistakenly hit him at the back of the head, killing him on the spot.

Railways ties up with Ola for last mile connectivity

27 Feb 2018

Railways ties up with Ola for last mile connectivity

Railways has partnered with ride-sharing company, Ola to facilitate last mile connectivity at its five key stations in Delhi, the national transporter said today.

Railway Minister's plan to take '50% cars' off Delhi's roads

15 Feb 2018

Railway Minister's plan to take '50% cars' off Delhi's roads

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has a plan to take send "50% cars off the roads" in Delhi: revive the long-neglected ring rail and link it with Delhi Metro services.

At least 15 trains cancelled, 25 running late in Delhi

13 Feb 2018

At least 15 trains cancelled, 25 running late in Delhi

As many as 15 trains have been canceled while 25 other trains will be arriving late on Tuesday in the national capital due to operational reasons, as per the Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO), Northern Railways. However, there were no reports of flight services being affected.

Delhi L-G Anil Baijal inaugurated updated version of Himmat app

07 Feb 2018

Delhi L-G Anil Baijal inaugurated updated version of Himmat app

Delhi L-G Anil Baijal has inaugurated the updated version of the Himmat app meant for the safety of women. The revamped version of the app is now called Himmat Plus and was launched by the Delhi Police.

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.

Delhi's air quality is "severe" once again, but improvement predicted

22 Dec 2017

Delhi's air quality is "severe" once again, but improvement predicted

For the first time since November's hazardous smog, air quality in Delhi reached the "severe plus or emergency" category yesterday.

AAP government tests anti-smog guns, but will they help Delhi?

21 Dec 2017

AAP government tests anti-smog guns, but will they help Delhi?

The Delhi government has tested another weapon against the capital's hazardous smog - a "first of its kind" field experiment with anti-smog guns.

Delhi pollution reaches critical levels, 'public health emergency' declared

07 Nov 2017

Delhi pollution reaches critical levels, 'public health emergency' declared

Weeks after battling deteriorating air quality, Delhi woke up to a hazy, smoggy morning today with alarming pollution levels at some places.

Despite cracker ban, Delhiites should brace for a polluted Diwali

19 Oct 2017

Despite cracker ban, Delhiites should brace for a polluted Diwali

Despite the SC ban on firecrackers, Delhiites should brace for a very polluted Diwali.

Dera Sacha Sauda spent Rs. 5cr to fuel violence: Police

07 Sep 2017

Dera Sacha Sauda spent Rs. 5cr to fuel violence: Police

Police have said the Dera Sacha Sauda spent at least Rs. 5cr to fuel violence in the aftermath of Ram Rahim Singh's conviction.

The making of a riot: How Dera followers planned mayhem

27 Aug 2017

The making of a riot: How Dera followers planned mayhem

It appears that the followers of Dera Sacha Sauda had made plans ahead of Friday's verdict against Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh to cause mayhem in Panchkula.