Corona screening at doorsteps: 3.70 lakh Delhiites surveyed on Day 1

New Delhi: A house-to-house Covid-19 survey in Delhi screened more that 3.70 lakh city residents on the first day in order to find out the real picture vis-a-vis the prevalence of the deadly disease, official sources said on Sunday. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said that 3,70,729 persons were surveyed on Saturday during the screening, […]

With temperature dipping in Delhi, markets are decked up with winter wear. Winter clothes being sold at Delhi's Lajpat Nagar market (Special Arrangement/Image - Mohd Kamil)

Delhi residents wake up to coldest Nov morning in 17 years

New Delhi: Delhi residents woke up on Sunday to the chilliest November morning in the last 17 years, with minimum temperature clocking a low of 6.4 degrees Celsius at Lodhi Road, officials of India Meteorological Department (IMD) told IANS. It’s closest to the record set on November 29, 2003 when the mercury dipped to 6.1 degrees. […]

Student leader Gulfisha Fatima gets bail in Delhi riots case

New Delhi: A Delhi Court on Saturday granted bail to student leader Gulfisha Fatima, who was arrested in connection with the riots that broke out in north-east Delhi in February this year. Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat granted bail to Fatima and asked her to furnish a personal bond of Rs 30,000 with one surety of […]


Delhi HC not to interfere in proposed Hanuman Temple demolition in Chandni Chowk area

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday refused to interfere in the matter related to the North Delhi Municipal Corporation’s proposed demolition of a Hanuman Temple in Old Delhi’s Chandni Chowk. “We see no reason to entertain that application for intervention which is nothing but an attempt to reagitate the same issue that has been […]

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal with LG Anil Baijal (File Image/IANS)

After Kejriwal’s proposal, LG caps gathering at functions to 50

New Delhi: Acting upon the proposal sent by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the Delhi Disaster Management Committee (DDMA) on Wednesday decided to reinforce the restrictions on gatherings at marriage related events, imposing a cap of a maximum of 50 persons. The decision came a day after Kejriwal wrote to the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, Anil […]