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Day after Diwali, air-quality in Delhi slips to "very poor"

28 Oct 2019

Day after Diwali, air-quality in Delhi slips to "very poor"

On the morning after Delhi residents celebrated Diwali with much pomp and show, the air quality in the national capital deteriorated and was recorded at "very poor".

Ranbir Singh appointed Delhi's new Chief Electoral Officer

27 Nov 2018

Ranbir Singh appointed Delhi's new Chief Electoral Officer

Bureaucrat Ranbir Singh has been appointed as the new Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Delhi, officials said today.

EDMC workers protest near Kejriwal's residence over non-payment of salary

04 Oct 2018

EDMC workers protest near Kejriwal's residence over non-payment of salary

The East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) sanitation workers, who are on strike for the last three weeks, today staged a protest near the residence of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to press for their demands, civic body officials said.

Delhi: EDMC asks meat shops to display halal, jhatka label

31 Aug 2018

Delhi: EDMC asks meat shops to display halal, jhatka label

All restaurants and shops selling or serving meat in East Delhi will have to mandatorily display boards specifying if it is 'halal' or 'jhatka' meat.

NGT directs CPCB to inquire about 51,837 industries in Delhi

26 Aug 2018

NGT directs CPCB to inquire about 51,837 industries in Delhi

The National Green Tribunal has directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to constitute a committee to inquire about the status of 51,837 industries in the Delhi which are running in residential areas without requisite approvals.

Suspected dengue death reported, might be the first of 2018

22 Aug 2018

Suspected dengue death reported, might be the first of 2018

According to East Delhi Municipal Corporation health department officials, a case of a suspected dengue death was reported from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).

Delhi sealing: Nearly 5,700 properties sealed by civic-bodies since Dec'17

24 Jul 2018

Delhi sealing: Nearly 5,700 properties sealed by civic-bodies since Dec'17

Nearly 5,700 properties have so far been sealed by three municipal corporations in Delhi for allegedly violating provisions of Delhi Master Plan 2021.

For Kapil Mishra, doors of BJP always open: Vijay Goel

04 Jun 2018

For Kapil Mishra, doors of BJP always open: Vijay Goel

Former Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel said doors of Bharatiya Janata Party will always welcome ousted Aam Aadmi Party leader Kapil Mishra.

12 people died desilting septic tanks last year: Delhi govt

01 Apr 2018

12 people died desilting septic tanks last year: Delhi govt

In Delhi, 12 people died last year while cleaning septic tanks while no such death has been reported so far in 2018, the Delhi government informed the Legislative Assembly.

Delhi: MCD school by day, rental accommodation by night

29 Sep 2017

Delhi: MCD school by day, rental accommodation by night

Delhi Deputy CM and Education Minister, Manish Sisodia, conducted a late-night raid at an MCD school in Kalyanpuri Block-19, where the guard had been renting out classrooms to people at night.

East Delhi sinking under garbage piles; lack of waste-dumping space

05 Sep 2017

East Delhi sinking under garbage piles; lack of waste-dumping space

East Delhi is facing a severe sanitation crisis after Rani Khera residents refused to allow dumping of waste in their neighborhood.

Delhi: JNU's reaction to Sitharaman's appointment as Defense Minister

04 Sep 2017

Delhi: JNU's reaction to Sitharaman's appointment as Defense Minister

Ahead of Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru University polls on 8 September, the appointment of JNU alumna Nirmala Sitharaman as the Defense Minister has become a heated subject of discussion among the university's political parties.

BJP MP Maheish Girri demands President's Rule in Delhi

22 Jul 2017

BJP MP Maheish Girri demands President's Rule in Delhi

BJP national secretary and MP Maheish Girri has demanded the dismissal of the AAP government in Delhi over "incompetence". President's Rule should be imposed, he said.

Delhi: Shopaholics paradise Sarojini Nagar market is now online

14 Jul 2017

Delhi: Shopaholics paradise Sarojini Nagar market is now online

There is great news for shopaholics, especially who love going to Sarojini Nagar.

Women, children can use toilets for free in East Delhi restaurants

14 Jun 2017

Women, children can use toilets for free in East Delhi restaurants

East Delhi Municipal Corporation has made it mandatory for hotels and restaurants to let women and children use their toilets free of cost even if they are not customers.

Delhi: Air India gets aircraft-cleaning robot at Delhi Airport

05 May 2017

Delhi: Air India gets aircraft-cleaning robot at Delhi Airport

DIAL and Air India SATS together brought in a giant aircraft cleaning robot called the Nordic Dino II to the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) on Thursday.

Delhi Metro security wary after Metro blast in Russia

04 Apr 2017

Delhi Metro security wary after Metro blast in Russia

After an explosion in a Russian subway train claimed 10 lives on Monday, security at the Delhi Metro has been heightened.

Shazia Ilmi accuses Jamia University of dropping her from speakers

01 Mar 2017

Shazia Ilmi accuses Jamia University of dropping her from speakers

On Wednesday, BJP leader Shazia Ilmi accused Jamia University of dropping her name from a speakers' list for a seminar on triple talaq.

What happened in the Capital today?

10 Jan 2017

What happened in the Capital today?

With the workers of the East Delhi Municipal Corporation still on strike, civic-employees of the North Delhi Municipal Corporation also started their strike today.

Delhi in today's news

09 Jan 2017

Delhi in today's news

A former merchant navy officer stabbed his 60-year-old father, neighbour and also blew up an apartment in Delhi.

Delhi on Saturday

07 Jan 2017

Delhi on Saturday

Delhi Metro is set to be the second largest metro-system after China, once the construction of Phase 4 is complete.