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Emerging coronavirus hotspots identified in Delhi; CP, Lajpat on list

23 Sep 2020

Emerging coronavirus hotspots identified in Delhi; CP, Lajpat on list

To get ahead of the coronavirus curve, the Delhi government has identified 33 areas as "emerging hotspots" and localities like Connaught Place, Lajpat Nagar, Model Town, Laxmi Nagar, and Paschim Vihar featured on the list, HT reported today.

Nizamuddin mosque meet could be India's super-spreader? A timeline

31 Mar 2020

Nizamuddin mosque meet could be India's super-spreader? A timeline

A spike in India's coronavirus cases has been linked to an event held in Nizamuddin, Delhi, earlier this month, and authorities are scrambling to trace possible suspects.

Best flea markets in Delhi

12 Mar 2020

Best flea markets in Delhi

Shopping makes us all thrilled!

Delhi: Women, who showed anti-CAA poster at Shah's rally, evicted

08 Jan 2020

Delhi: Women, who showed anti-CAA poster at Shah's rally, evicted

Two women living in a rented accommodation in Delhi's Lajpat Nagar were evicted, allegedly because they held anti-CAA and NRC poster when Union Home Minister Amit Shah passed through their house as a part of his door-to-door campaign on Sunday.

#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.

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".

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.

Giving 'free rides' on Metro problematic: SC slams Delhi government

06 Sep 2019

Giving 'free rides' on Metro problematic: SC slams Delhi government

You can not be handing over sops to people and then fight in court for sharing losses with the Centre, the Supreme Court told Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government on Friday.

Delhi: Two Jaish terrorists, planning attack on Republic Day, arrested

25 Jan 2019

Delhi: Two Jaish terrorists, planning attack on Republic Day, arrested

In a major achievement, the Delhi police on Thursday announced its special cell has arrested two Jaish-E-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists who were allegedly planning attacks in the National Capital on Republic Day, Saturday.

Delhi Metro: Lajpat Nagar-Mayur Vihar Pocket-1 Pink line inaugurated

31 Dec 2018

Delhi Metro: Lajpat Nagar-Mayur Vihar Pocket-1 Pink line inaugurated

The 9.7-km Lajpat Nagar-Mayur Vihar Pocket 1 corridor of Delhi Metro's Pink Line was inaugurated by Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri today, which directly connects south and east Delhi on the rapid transit network.

Delhi Metro's Pink Line timings changed due to technical work

03 Dec 2018

Delhi Metro's Pink Line timings changed due to technical work

Delhi Metro has temporarily changed the timings of train services on the Pink Line due to technical work beginning today.

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'.

Delhi: Woman steals car at gunpoint to impress her relatives

08 Oct 2018

Delhi: Woman steals car at gunpoint to impress her relatives

In a bizarre incident, a woman from Dehradun stole a car at gunpoint with the help of a male associate to allegedly impress her relatives in Jharkhand.

Heavy rain lashes Delhi; traffic jams, water-logging at several places

01 Sep 2018

Heavy rain lashes Delhi; traffic jams, water-logging at several places

Heavy rains lashed several parts of Delhi on Saturday, causing water-logging and traffic snarls on major intersections in the national capital.

Transgenders strip naked, cause traffic woes in Delhi's Green Park

19 Aug 2018

Transgenders strip naked, cause traffic woes in Delhi's Green Park

In what can be seen as a protest against police crackdown on illegal activities, a group of transgenders stripped naked on the streets of Green Park in South Delhi, obviously causing traffic woes for the public.

Delhi: 'Mosquito Terminator on Wheels' to spray insecticides around tracks

05 Aug 2018

Delhi: 'Mosquito Terminator on Wheels' to spray insecticides around tracks

After much prodding by the Delhi HC, the anti-mosquito breeding fight in the capital is now getting a big weapon.

Delhi Metro: Lajpat Nagar-South Campus Pink Line opening August 6

01 Aug 2018

Delhi Metro: Lajpat Nagar-South Campus Pink Line opening August 6

The Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus-Lajpat Nagar section of Delhi Metro's Pink Line will be inaugurated on August 6.

Here's how an Indian undercover officer prevented terror-attack in Delhi

11 Jul 2018

Here's how an Indian undercover officer prevented terror-attack in Delhi

In an unprecedented level of operation, Indian security agencies went 'The Departed' way, infiltrating an Islamic State (IS) ring to thwart a suicide bombing in New Delhi.

Delhi Metro's Violet Line services disrupted, after railing collapse

05 Jul 2018

Delhi Metro's Violet Line services disrupted, after railing collapse

On Thursday, metro service along Delhi Metro's Violet Line was disrupted after a portion of a boundary wall fell on the tracks owing to heavy winds and rain.

Delhi: Shoppers' favorite Pink Line to be inaugurated this month

02 Jul 2018

Delhi: Shoppers' favorite Pink Line to be inaugurated this month

The 8.1km Lajpat Nagar-Moti Bagh section, which will be a shopper's favorite, will finally be inaugurated this month.

Soon, South Delhi residents will get designated parking slots

12 Jun 2018

Soon, South Delhi residents will get designated parking slots

South-Delhi residents will soon be allotted parking slots, for which permit stickers will be issued within a fortnight.

Delhi Metro's Pink-Line inauguration postponed: Shoppers' wait to get longer

28 May 2018

Delhi Metro's Pink-Line inauguration postponed: Shoppers' wait to get longer

The wait for the shoppers' favorite metro line in Delhi just got longer.

Amid push for legalization, Delhi sees 502% rise in weed-consumption

27 May 2018

Amid push for legalization, Delhi sees 502% rise in weed-consumption

Delhi Police had a distressing time during January-April'18, when they seized 1,345 kilos of marijuana. During the corresponding period last year, it was just 223kg, meaning a whopping 502% jump.

January repeat: Lajpat Nagar flyover getting repaired, jams till May-30

15 May 2018

January repeat: Lajpat Nagar flyover getting repaired, jams till May-30

Delhiites, especially those who accessed the Lajpat Nagar flyover today, had a bad start, as they had to witness heavy traffic due to the ongoing repair work on the flyover.

Gurgaon: Using stolen Facebook/Instagram photos, this man scammed people

29 Apr 2018

Gurgaon: Using stolen Facebook/Instagram photos, this man scammed people

Starting with an innocuous friend request to strangers on Facebook, or a follow request on Instagram, Akash Choudhary from Gurgaon had acquired a modest fortune and was living a comfortable life, until now.

Lajpat Nagar section of Delhi Metro Pink Line tested

25 Apr 2018

Lajpat Nagar section of Delhi Metro Pink Line tested

Among the two major sections of Delhi Metro Pink Line that will be inaugurated in June, one was tested yesterday.

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: Major markets shut down to protest sealing drive

28 Mar 2018

Delhi: Major markets shut down to protest sealing drive

Due to a protest by trade association members, 7-lakh business establishments and over 3,000 commercial markets in New Delhi will remain closed today.

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.

Ghaziabad: Female stalker allegedly gets acid thrown on 23-year-old woman

21 Mar 2018

Ghaziabad: Female stalker allegedly gets acid thrown on 23-year-old woman

A 23-year-old woman of Ghaziabad sustained severe burn injuries when two motorcycle-borne men threw a corrosive substance, presumably acid, at her while she was in an autorickshaw.

12,000 properties in Delhi's refugee colonies might be sealed

21 Mar 2018

12,000 properties in Delhi's refugee colonies might be sealed

After sealing several complexes violating norms in Delhi, authorities have now turned their focus to residential refugee colonies.

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 municipal bodies to launch over 150 electric cars

06 Mar 2018

Delhi municipal bodies to launch over 150 electric cars

By March end, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) will launch 75 electric vehicles, in tandem with Central Government's mission of switching to e-vehicles by 2030.

Delhi: Businessman's car gets stolen for the 4th time

05 Feb 2018

Delhi: Businessman's car gets stolen for the 4th time

A South Delhi based businessman, who has been a victim of car thefts for three times in the past three years, has been at the receiving end again.

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.

Lajpat Nagar flyover opens after first phase of repair completes

15 Jan 2018

Lajpat Nagar flyover opens after first phase of repair completes

Almost a fortnight after the Lajpat Nagar flyover was closed due to repair work of a massive gap that appeared on the stretch, the flyover was re-opened for commuters on Monday by the Public Works Department (PWD).

8,214 Delhiites fined in four days for public smoking

13 Jan 2018

8,214 Delhiites fined in four days for public smoking

Trying to curb cigarette smoking in public, Delhi Police has fined 8,214 offenders in just four days.

Soon, no non-veg food on display outside South Delhi eateries

28 Dec 2017

Soon, no non-veg food on display outside South Delhi eateries

According to the BJP-ruled South Delhi municipal corporation (SDMC), displaying non-vegetarian food outside eateries should be banned.

Hollywood movies which were copied from Bollywood!

20 Aug 2017

Hollywood movies which were copied from Bollywood!

Inspired, plagiarized, official remake, unofficial remake - these are some of the words that are used when a Bollywood movie plot closely mimics that of a Hollywood production.

Delhi: Impersonators caught red-handed while conducting fake job interviews

09 Aug 2017

Delhi: Impersonators caught red-handed while conducting fake job interviews

Delhi Police arrested two men for impersonating as employees in Udyog Bhawan and tricking people for money by offering them fake jobs.