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Earthquake of 4.5 magnitude jolts Delhi-NCR: Details here

03 Jul 2020

Earthquake of 4.5 magnitude jolts Delhi-NCR: Details here

An earthquake of magnitude 4.5 on the Richter Scale struck Delhi-NCR on Friday evening. There have been no reports of property damage or casualties so far.

#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.

Earthquake of 4.6 magnitude rocks Delhi-NCR: Details here

29 May 2020

Earthquake of 4.6 magnitude rocks Delhi-NCR: Details here

An earthquake of magnitude 4.6 jolted Delhi and parts of the National Capital Region late on Friday night.

In a first, BJP leader used AI-generated videos during campaigning

19 Feb 2020

In a first, BJP leader used AI-generated videos during campaigning

Ahead of the Legislative Assembly elections in National Capital, BJP Delhi President Manoj Tiwari used AI-generated deepfake videos while campaigning.

Ather 450X e-scooter launched in India at Rs. 99,000

28 Jan 2020

Ather 450X e-scooter launched in India at Rs. 99,000

Ather Energy, a Bengaluru-based EV start-up, has launched the new Ather 450X e-scooter in India at Rs. 99,000 (ex-showroom).

Airtel Wi-Fi Calling now available for these smartphones

11 Jan 2020

Airtel Wi-Fi Calling now available for these smartphones

The telecom war between Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel has now reached new territories. A day after the Mukesh Ambani-led company launched its VoWi-Fi service, Airtel has expanded its Wi-Fi Calling across India.

MG unveils its first ever fully-electric SUV in India

05 Dec 2019

MG unveils its first ever fully-electric SUV in India

MG Motor has unveiled the production-ready version of its much-awaited ZS EV in India today.

Bike-sharing start-up Yulu raises $8 million from Bajaj Auto

26 Nov 2019

Bike-sharing start-up Yulu raises $8 million from Bajaj Auto

Yulu, a Bengaluru-based start-up, has raised $8 million in the latest funding round led by India's leading two wheeler manufacturer, Bajaj Auto.

As Delhi chokes, try these anti-pollution masks to stay safe

04 Nov 2019

As Delhi chokes, try these anti-pollution masks to stay safe

Since Diwali night, Delhi NCR has become a literal gas chamber.

Fly and dine at the same time? Yes, you can

30 Sep 2019

Fly and dine at the same time? Yes, you can

If getting high on food is your thing, we have something you will fall in love with.

Transport strike in Delhi/NCR today against amended Motor Vehicles Act

19 Sep 2019

Transport strike in Delhi/NCR today against amended Motor Vehicles Act

Commuters in Delhi/NCR are likely to face problems on Thursday as a day-long transport strike has been called by the United Front of Transport Associations (UFTA) to protest against the amended Motor Vehicles Act.

Ghaziabad: Viral video shows passport officer thrash applicant

12 Sep 2019

Ghaziabad: Viral video shows passport officer thrash applicant

In a shocking incident, a man was allegedly beaten by a government officer at the Regional Passport Office (RPO), Ghaziabad, over presenting digital documents for the renewal of his passport.

Since 2016, Delhi Metro passengers have left Rs. 2.8cr cash

02 Sep 2019

Since 2016, Delhi Metro passengers have left Rs. 2.8cr cash

Every year, several Delhi Metro passengers leave their belongings behind inside trains or station premises, which are collected by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) deployed across the network.

Gurugram SHO arrested for raping woman, filming incident

11 Aug 2019

Gurugram SHO arrested for raping woman, filming incident

A station house officer of the Sadar police station in Gurugram has been arrested on Saturday for raping a woman and filming the incident.

Couple jumps red-light, tries fleeing, almost runs over traffic constable

09 Aug 2019

Couple jumps red-light, tries fleeing, almost runs over traffic constable

In a shocking incident of road rage, a couple in Gurugram tried to run over a traffic policeman, after the latter asked them to stop for jumping a red light.

Vegetables in Delhi found to have high lead content: Study

26 Jul 2019

Vegetables in Delhi found to have high lead content: Study

If you think eating your vegetables is going to assure good health, you might want to check again.

Delhi: RTR flyover opens; to ease traffic towards airport, Gurugram

16 Jul 2019

Delhi: RTR flyover opens; to ease traffic towards airport, Gurugram

On Tuesday, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal inaugurated the long-delayed Rao Tula Ram (RTR) flyover, which would ease connectivity for commuters traveling from South Delhi towards the Indira Gandhi International Airport and Gurugram.

Severe dust storm hits Delhi; IGI Airport flight operations suspended

12 Jun 2019

Severe dust storm hits Delhi; IGI Airport flight operations suspended

A powerful dust storm on Wednesday evening hit Delhi, which has been witnessing severe heatwave conditions over the last few days.

Mi TV 4 Pro 55-inch now available via offline stores

10 Jun 2019

Mi TV 4 Pro 55-inch now available via offline stores

Xiaomi's flagship television model, the Mi LED TV 4 Pro 55-inch, is now available in India via offline stores as well.

IIT Professor rapes former student, asks the woman her "price"

10 Jun 2019

IIT Professor rapes former student, asks the woman her "price"

A 45-year-old assistant professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur, was arrested for allegedly raping a 35-year-old woman, who claims to be his former student, on the pretext of giving her a job.

Heatwave scorches Delhi-NCR, other North Indian states; red alert issued

01 Jun 2019

Heatwave scorches Delhi-NCR, other North Indian states; red alert issued

As severe heatwave continues to scorch North India, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert for the National Capital Region (NCR) and neighboring states.

Sex racket busted from Gurugram Sector 57 rented house

27 May 2019

Sex racket busted from Gurugram Sector 57 rented house

On Saturday, a sex racket operating from Sushant Lok Phase-3 in Gurugram's Sector 57 was busted by the police.

McDonald's drops Chicken McGrill, McAloo from menu; reopens 13 outlets

21 May 2019

McDonald's drops Chicken McGrill, McAloo from menu; reopens 13 outlets

If you are a regular at McDonald's, we might have some terrible news for you. The US based fast food chain has decided to knock-off several items from its menu list after it reopened 13 stores in the Delhi-NCR region.

Traveling with dog? Here are five pet-friendly resorts near Delhi

17 Apr 2019

Traveling with dog? Here are five pet-friendly resorts near Delhi

It's a long weekend! Thus, a great time to make that long-pending weekend getaway happen. If this gets you excited, you need to pack your things right away.

Idea outage: Delhi NCR customers report connectivity issues

09 Apr 2019

Idea outage: Delhi NCR customers report connectivity issues

Leading Indian telco Idea Cellular appears to be in the midst of connectivity issues.

24 houses collapse as storm hits Noida village; 20 injured

08 Feb 2019

24 houses collapse as storm hits Noida village; 20 injured

Twenty-four houses collapsed and at least 20 people were injured when a sudden storm having high wind speed swept through a village in the Ecotech Sector 3, Noida yesterday night.

Delhi: Five Romanians cloned ATM cards using gift cards, arrested

05 Feb 2019

Delhi: Five Romanians cloned ATM cards using gift cards, arrested

Delhi Police have arrested two women and three men from Romania on account of tampering ATMs in the capital city and looting others by cloning their debit cards.

Powerful 5.6-magnitude quake jolts Afghan-Pakistan border; tremors in Delhi-NCR too

02 Feb 2019

Powerful 5.6-magnitude quake jolts Afghan-Pakistan border; tremors in Delhi-NCR too

A powerful 5.6-magnitude earthquake on Saturday evening jolted the Afghanistan-Pakistan border region. Strong tremors were also reportedly felt across several parts of North India, including Delhi-NCR, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, and Jammu & Kashmir.

#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.

Rainfall brings pollution level to year's lowest in Delhi

06 Jan 2019

Rainfall brings pollution level to year's lowest in Delhi

Delhi recorded its lowest pollution level of the year today after a spell of rain but the air quality remained in the very poor category.

Indians' favorite food to their ordering habits: Zomato provides insights

05 Jan 2019

Indians' favorite food to their ordering habits: Zomato provides insights

Foodtech startups like Zomato, Swiggy, and the like have taken India by storm, and their hold over the Indian market is increasing day by day.

Delhi-NCR: EPCA shuts industries, bans construction activities for 3 days

24 Dec 2018

Delhi-NCR: EPCA shuts industries, bans construction activities for 3 days

The Supreme Court-appointed Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) today imposed a three-day ban on industrial activities in pollution hotspots and construction work across Delhi-NCR in view the national capital's severe air quality.

Soon, Airtel 4G users could get 500Mbps mobile download speeds

22 Dec 2018

Soon, Airtel 4G users could get 500Mbps mobile download speeds

Airtel users could soon get download speeds up to 500Mbps, maybe even more, thanks to a new 4G LTE technology currently being tested by the telecom giant.

After Hyderabad, IKEA eyes Noida with Rs. 5,000cr investment

20 Dec 2018

After Hyderabad, IKEA eyes Noida with Rs. 5,000cr investment

A few months after opening its first Indian store in Hyderabad, Swedish furniture giant IKEA has now set its sight on Noida.

Gurugram: Neighbor shows objectionable video to 8-year-old, rapes her

19 Nov 2018

Gurugram: Neighbor shows objectionable video to 8-year-old, rapes her

An 8-year-old girl was raped by her neighbor in Sultanpur area of Gurugram on Sunday, police said.

Gurugram: 3-year-old raped, murdered; stick found in private part

13 Nov 2018

Gurugram: 3-year-old raped, murdered; stick found in private part

In yet another barbaric incident, a three-year-old was allegedly tortured, raped and killed in Gurugram on Sunday.

Social media account created for citizens' complaints: CPCB informs SC

01 Nov 2018

Social media account created for citizens' complaints: CPCB informs SC

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) today informed the Supreme Court that it has created accounts on Twitter and Facebook where citizens can lodge complaints about Delhi-NCR pollution.

#AirPollution: Delhi chokes as air quality continues to deteriorate

28 Oct 2018

#AirPollution: Delhi chokes as air quality continues to deteriorate

Delhi recorded its worst air quality of this season Sunday as a thick haze engulfed the national capital which continued to grapple with deteriorating air quality.

Shut coal, biomass industries; minimize use of private vehicles: CPCB

27 Oct 2018

Shut coal, biomass industries; minimize use of private vehicles: CPCB

Stringent measures, including minimization of private vehicles and shutdown of coal and biomass industries, are recommended by the CPCB-led task force between November 1-10 to deal with the alarming increase of pollution in Delhi.

Gurugram: 10-days after constable shot him, judge's son dies

23 Oct 2018

Gurugram: 10-days after constable shot him, judge's son dies

The son of Judge Krishan Kant Sharma, who was shot at by constable Mahipal Singh on October 13, succumbed to injuries on Tuesday.