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Five restaurants in Delhi-NCR you must check out

22 Feb 2020

Five restaurants in Delhi-NCR you must check out

Good food is one of the most important aspects of our lives.

On February 16, Kejriwal to take oath at Ramlila Maidan

12 Feb 2020

On February 16, Kejriwal to take oath at Ramlila Maidan

Rewarded with a stunning mandate by people of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal will take the oath as the Chief Minister for a straight third time on Sunday, February 16.

Government wants to sell entire stake in Air India

27 Jan 2020

Government wants to sell entire stake in Air India

The government wants to sell Air India and has invited bids for the same. But unlike its previous attempt in 2018, this time the government has put its complete stake in the debt-ridden airlines on sale.

#NewYearsEve: All about the traffic restrictions in Delhi, tonight

31 Dec 2019

#NewYearsEve: All about the traffic restrictions in Delhi, tonight

Getting to the heart of New Delhi for New Year's celebrations will not be easy tonight, courtesy the number of restrictions that cops have put.

Delhi Police to shift into 17-story headquarters in Connaught Place

30 Oct 2019

Delhi Police to shift into 17-story headquarters in Connaught Place

For the first time in decades, a new Delhi Police headquarters will be inaugurated on Thursday.

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.

This Delhi restaurant now offers a Kashmir-themed 'Article 370 Thali'

06 Sep 2019

This Delhi restaurant now offers a Kashmir-themed 'Article 370 Thali'

After the repeal of Jammu and Kashmir's special status last month, a restaurant in Delhi is offering a Article 370-themed discount.

Restaurant employee clones customers' debit, credit cards, loots Rs. 3.75L

14 Mar 2019

Restaurant employee clones customers' debit, credit cards, loots Rs. 3.75L

An employee of a central Delhi restaurant has been arrested for allegedly cloning debit and credit cards of customers and duping them of nearly Rs. 4L, police said yesterday.

Diljit Dosanjh becomes first turbaned Sikh to have wax statue

26 Feb 2019

Diljit Dosanjh becomes first turbaned Sikh to have wax statue

Diljit Dosanjh, the rising sensation from Punjab, successfully carved a niche for himself with his impeccable acting prowess.

#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: Google responds to Pixel customer putting up anti-Google posters

12 Jan 2019

Delhi: Google responds to Pixel customer putting up anti-Google posters

Google has finally responded to a man from Haryana, Manu Aggarwal, who had been putting up anti-Google posters all over Delhi to protest against the malfunctioning of his Google Pixel smartphone.

OnePlus fifth anniversary sale: Best deals on OnePlus 6T

13 Dec 2018

OnePlus fifth anniversary sale: Best deals on OnePlus 6T

Celebrating its fifth anniversary this year, OnePlus recently launched the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition at Rs. 50,999.

Delhi: Drunk driver speeds away with alcometer after test

28 Nov 2018

Delhi: Drunk driver speeds away with alcometer after test

In a bizarre incident, which happened in Delhi on Friday night, a drunk driver snatched the alcometer from a police officer and sped away.

Auto-rickshaw driver stabbed to death over charging extra fare: Police

08 Oct 2018

Auto-rickshaw driver stabbed to death over charging extra fare: Police

A 26-year-old autorickshaw driver was stabbed to death allegedly by his passengers for charging extra fare at night and for carrying an additional passenger at Connaught Place in New Delhi, police said today.

Delhi: Homeless woman run over by SUV, dragged for 300m

21 Aug 2018

Delhi: Homeless woman run over by SUV, dragged for 300m

On Sunday night, at around 9pm, a 50-year-old woman was killed in Connaught Place after she was run over by an SUV driven by a 20-year-old fashion student.

Smart Cities: You'll soon get free Wi-Fi in Delhi

16 Aug 2018

Smart Cities: You'll soon get free Wi-Fi in Delhi

Parts of the national capital are slated to get free Wi-Fi and high-speed broadband connections soon, following the launch of a slew of smart city projects by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

Blue or orange? Vehicles in Delhi-NCR to soon be color-labeled

13 Aug 2018

Blue or orange? Vehicles in Delhi-NCR to soon be color-labeled

The SC has accepted a proposal by the road transport and highways ministry to color-label vehicles depending on the fuel they use.

Three women JD(U)-spokespersons' open-letter to Rabri ahead of Tejashwi's sit-in

04 Aug 2018

Three women JD(U)-spokespersons' open-letter to Rabri ahead of Tejashwi's sit-in

Three women spokespersons of ruling JD(U) in Bihar today wrote an open letter to former Bihar CM Rabri Devi asking her to expel from the party those involved in immoral acts.

Delhi: Mother of two girls, kills third new-born daughter

04 Aug 2018

Delhi: Mother of two girls, kills third new-born daughter

In a shocking incident, a 32-year-old woman allegedly killed her new-born child at a West Delhi hospital because she didn't want another daughter. The accused identified as Reeta Devi claimed she was 'out of her senses'.

Delhi pollution chokes parking sensors, unable to detect empty slots

28 Jul 2018

Delhi pollution chokes parking sensors, unable to detect empty slots

Sensor-based parking, New Delhi Municipal Corporation's ambitious project, has been clouded by Delhi's rising air-pollution levels.

Connaught Place, world's 9th most expensive office location: CBRE

11 Jul 2018

Connaught Place, world's 9th most expensive office location: CBRE

New Delhi's Connaught Place moved one notch up to become the world's ninth most expensive office location with an annual prime rent of $153.26/sqft from last year's 10th most expensive office location, property consultant CBRE said.

Delhi: Use reverse vending machines, earn rewards for waste

02 Jul 2018

Delhi: Use reverse vending machines, earn rewards for waste

Buoyed by the success of the 'reverse vending machines' already installed in the city, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation has now shortlisted nine spots to set up more.

Delhi takes inspiration from NY: Advanced digital interactive panels installed

27 Jun 2018

Delhi takes inspiration from NY: Advanced digital interactive panels installed

Have you seen about the new panel-type kiosks at Connaught Place in Delhi? Been curious?

Get beer for just Rs. 21 at this bar, tomorrow

23 Jun 2018

Get beer for just Rs. 21 at this bar, tomorrow

The last weekend of a month can be depressing. After clearing all dues, one isn't left with much money to do outdoors.

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: 7 lakh business-establishments to remain shut on March 28

26 Mar 2018

Delhi: 7 lakh business-establishments to remain shut on March 28

More than seven lakh business establishments and over 3,000 commercial markets of Delhi including Chandni Chowk, Connaught Place, and Lajpat Nagar will remain closed on March 28 as traders will hold a mega rally to demand protection from the sealing drive.

Delhi government launches app to scout singing, dancing talent

19 Mar 2018

Delhi government launches app to scout singing, dancing talent

To give a platform to aspiring singers and dancers in the city, the Delhi Government today launched a mobile application that would allow deserving applicants down to the ward-level to showcase their talent on a big stage.

Daler Mehndi convicted for two years; gets bail in minutes

16 Mar 2018

Daler Mehndi convicted for two years; gets bail in minutes

Punjabi pop singer Daler Mehndi and his brother Shamsher Singh were today convicted in an illegal immigration case by a Patiala Court and given a jail sentence of two years.

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.

Delhi: Auto driver killed after minor rams car into three-wheeler

08 Mar 2018

Delhi: Auto driver killed after minor rams car into three-wheeler

An autorickshaw driver was killed and the three-wheeler severely damaged when a car being driven by a 17-year-old boy in Delhi rammed into it.

'Short skirts not invitation to rape': Delhi men demand women's-safety

07 Mar 2018

'Short skirts not invitation to rape': Delhi men demand women's-safety

'Short skirts are not an invitation to rape' - several men silently gave out this strong message by wearing only shorts to a rally on Tuesday.

Artists to portray Delhi's cultural character through their arts

05 Mar 2018

Artists to portray Delhi's cultural character through their arts

A new festival is going to alive the cultural character of Delhi, by portraying the city through the eye of an artist.

Delhi: Snatchers shoot man for resisting robbery bid

28 Feb 2018

Delhi: Snatchers shoot man for resisting robbery bid

A 50-year-old man was shot in Delhi's Connaught Place when he tried to stop two men from snatching his bag.

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.

Sunny Leone will be the newest addition to Madame Tussauds

20 Jan 2018

Sunny Leone will be the newest addition to Madame Tussauds

From being a rather infamous adult star to a known face in Bollywood, Sunny Leone has come a long way.

Delhi Police ups security for New Year's Eve

31 Dec 2017

Delhi Police ups security for New Year's Eve

'Dilwalo ki Dilli', also known for its high crime rate, is making sure nothing goes wrong this new year.

Only 400 of Delhi's 5,000 restaurants follow fire safety norms

30 Dec 2017

Only 400 of Delhi's 5,000 restaurants follow fire safety norms

Following the Mumbai pub fire in Kamala Mills complex which killed 14 people, The Times of India reported that only 400 of Delhi's odd 5,000 restaurants have the requisite fire safety clearance.

CP victim saw molester's face, now fears for her life

03 Dec 2017

CP victim saw molester's face, now fears for her life

Three days ago, a man allegedly groped a woman and masturbated in front of her in broad daylight on a terrace in Delhi's Connaught Place.

First loot by Delhi's wedding gangs reported near Connaught Place

22 Nov 2017

First loot by Delhi's wedding gangs reported near Connaught Place

Delhi's notorious 'Band, Baaja, Baarat' thieves, who mix with guests at weddings and steal, are back.

Delhi's Khan Market is World's 24th most expensive retail hotspot

16 Nov 2017

Delhi's Khan Market is World's 24th most expensive retail hotspot

The upscale Khan Market in South Delhi has emerged as the world's 24th most expensive retail market, while continuing to be the most expensive retail location in India.