Parents to get real-time CCTV footage of Delhi classrooms

New Delhi, Jan 17 : Parents whose children study in Delhi government schools will have real-time access to CCTV footage of classrooms to ensure transparency and safety of children, it was announced on Wednesday. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reviewed the progress of installation of closed-circuit televisions in each class in all government schools, a statement said. […]

CPI-M flays abrupt end to Haj subsidy

New Delhi, Jan 17 : The CPI-M on Wednesday criticized the government for abruptly stopping the Haj subsidy for pilgrims when the Supreme Court ruled in 2012 that this should be phased out over a 10-year period. “The sudden withdrawal of the subsidy seems arbitrary and motivated by other considerations,” the Communist Party of India-Marxist […]

Woman accuses father-in-law of rape

New Delhi, Jan 16 : A 28-year-old woman on Tuesday accused her father-in-law of rape in east Delhi’s Ghazipur area, police said. Accused Prashant Sharma is on the run ever since the alleged crime was reported to police by the woman to the Ghazipur police station. “The woman, in her complaint, said Sharma harboured bad intentions […]