Siddhanta Mishra

Anti-Sikh riots cast shadow on Delhi Congress chief Sheila Dikshit's comeback

Sources in both AAP and Congress claimed that chances of forging an alliance for the upcoming polls have emerged with the appointment of Dikshit.

17 Jan 2019

Poles, toilets, led screens turn smart in last three years

Standing outside the Mandi House Metro station, Mehul is busy trying to figure out the DTC bus which will take him to South Delhi.

15 Jan 2019

Sewage Line work mucks up lives of Patparganj Denizens

Seema Sharma, who resides in one of the society’s 116 flats, said she stopped sending her children to the park since the work commenced.

04 Jan 2019

Delhi's defence colony loses its business, buzz

Somnath sits at the cash counter, staring at the clock. It is past 2 pm in the afternoon and no customer has arrived at his restaurant — Akasaka, in Delhi’s Defence Colony.

31 Dec 2018

Kejriwal surprises all with praise for Nitin Gadkari

The comments by Kejriwal are being seen by many in a political light, as the Union minister has been making jibes at the BJP’s national president, Amit Shah.

28 Dec 2018

Delhi government to form new panel to monitor social welfare schemes

The committee will have representation from all the MLAs in 70 constituencies along with department officials.

26 Dec 2018

No mention of Rajiv Gandhi in Delhi Assembly's anti-Sikh riots resolution, show proceedings

The Aam Aadmi Party-led government is under fire over the past three days after a resolution demanding Rajiv Gandhi’s Bharat Ratna be withdrawn was purportedly passed.

25 Dec 2018

Video nails AAP lie on resolution against Rajiv Gandhi

A day after assembly resolution recommending that Rajiv Gandhi resolution stripped of his Bharat Ratna backfired on Saturday, AAP defends itself to douse fire.

23 Dec 2018

Government dragging its feet on cash van rules

Delhi’s cash vans are unsafe. Reason? The Delhi government is dragging its feet with regard to implementing Private Security Agencies Transporting Cash Rules, 2018.

19 Dec 2018

Delhi government set to increase contingency fund to Rs 100 crore

 In the coming budget session for financial year 2019-20, the Delhi government plans to increase the contingency fund amount from current `10 crore to `100 crore.

18 Dec 2018

We Will dislodge the anti-women government in Delhi: BJP

Six years ago, on the same day, a 23-year-old student was gang raped and brutalised in a moving bus and later left for dead.

17 Dec 2018

Delhi government plans to increase Contingency Fund amount in budget

According to officials privy to the development, this is being done keeping in mind the changing scenarios when different departments need some amount urgently for developmental projects.

16 Dec 2018

Aam Aadmi Party wants more posts in governing bodies of Delhi University

Some of the colleges that are partially-funded by the government have stated that they would like to side with the varsity administration rather than the Delhi government. 

15 Dec 2018

Sterilising 25,000 rhesus monkeys: Project gets zero response

The Delhi High Court, which has been directly monitoring the progress by the department for the last one year, will take up the case in January.

14 Dec 2018

MCD Councillors unable to list pensioners

The Delhi High Court had ordered the North and East Delhi Municipal Corporations to hand over the responsibility of pension payouts to the Delhi government last year.

14 Dec 2018