Delhi : Rainy day in national capital

New Delhi : Rain brought a much needed respite from the scorching heat on Wednesday and this spell of pleasant weather is likely to continue for another couple of days. Several parts of the national received morning showers which made the weather pleasant. The minimum temperature was recorded at 24.3 degrees Celsius, a notch below […]

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Election 2019 : Delhi records 20.37 pc of voting in first four hours of polling

New Delhi : Amid reports of EVM glitches, the national capital recorded 20.37 per cent polling till 11 am on Sunday, officials said. Voting began at 7 am and is scheduled to go on till 6 pm. President Ram Nath Kovind, Congress President Rahul Gandhi, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj […]

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Weather Forecast : Thunderstorm, dust storm expected in Delhi on Friday

New Delhi : A thunderstorm and a dust storm are likely to hit the national capital on Friday afternoon, which may lead to a fall in the temperatures, Met department officials said on Thursday. Also, heat wave conditions are expected at isolated pockets during the day, they added. Meanwhile, mercury maintained an upward trend with […]

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Signature Bridge’s Main Inaugural Function Went Smoothly, says Delhi Police

NEW DELHI: Even as Delhi BJP unit president Manoj Tiwari and his supporters entered into a scuffle with AAP members and the police at the inaugural event of the Signature Bridge, the Delhi Police has maintained that the main function went smoothly. Mr Tiwari and his supporters reached the venue to protest against his non-invitation to […]

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Supreme Court turns to social media to keep banned vehicles off Delhi roads

New Delhi: Terming the pollution situation in the Capital “very critical, pitiable and terrible”, the Supreme Court ordered the Delhi government’s transport department on Monday to immediately identify 10-year-old diesel and 15-year-old petrol vehicles, and impound them if they are found plying on city roads. A bench led by justice MB Lokur ordered the department […]

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Petrol prices hit 81 rupees in Delhi, cut in Kolkata

Petrol and diesel prices surged to record levels on Thursday as oil marketing companies (OMCs) hiked fuel rates across metro cities, except in Kolkata where rates fell following the state government’s decision of an excise cut. Petrol can be purchased at a price of Rs. 81 per litre in Delhi, according to a price notification of state-owned […]

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13 Student admitted in hospital after eating the mid day meal in Delhi’s Anganwadi

In a recent incident of food poisoning around 10 children and two pregnant of an Anganwadi centre in the Uttam Nagar area were hospitalised after they complained of vomiting after consuming mid-day meal on Tuesday, the police said. Many of them also lost consciousness. They had consumed rice and boiled gram. No case has been registered so far. According […]

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