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Delhi continues to top world's most polluted megacities list: WHO

For long-term exposure, these 24-hour levels are nearly 11 times above the WHO health standards.

03 Oct 2016

In annual ritual, Delhi continues to struggle with dengue, chikungunya

The epidemics start promptly in August and stay for months, sickening tens of thousands and killing dozens.

03 Oct 2016

SC allows Nestle’s plea to destroy 550 tons of expired Maggi noodles 

SC allows the plea of Nestle to destroy 550 tons of Maggi. 

03 Oct 2016

No principals in 80 percent Delhi government schools

Despite allocating 22.9 per cent of the total annual budget of `46,600 crore, the Aam Aadmi Party government has failed to turn around the education system…

03 Oct 2016

Rs 250 crore makeover push for North Delhi

An expert will also be hired to advise on the plan of work to develop high-rise residential and commercial complexes.

03 Oct 2016

Ex-AAP leaders Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan launch new political party

Yogendra Yadav and noted Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan launched a new political party ‘Swaraj India’.

03 Oct 2016

Dengue and chikungunya case: SC slaps fine on Delhi Government

SC slapped a fine of Rs 25,000 on Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party government for the delay in filing the report.

03 Oct 2016

In this Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016 photo, patients receive treatment at a fever clinic especially set up to cater to those suffering from fever, one of the main symptoms of several mosquito-borne diseases, at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital in New Delhi, In
Give names of health officials who are not cooperating: SC to AAP govt

SC took strong exception of Delhi Health Minister's allegation that officials were not taking responsiblity to check dengue and chikungunya.

30 Sep 2016

Delhi minister Satyendar Jain alleges conspiracy behind income tax notice

Jain said he had resigned from all the posts of the three companies before fighting the Delhi elections.

28 Sep 2016

IT department summons Health Minister Satyendra Jain

Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain, who has come under the scanner of the Income Tax department for allegedly indulging in hawala transfers worth nearly Rs. 17 crores, on Tuesday said it was a reassessment and he was only called as a witness.

27 Sep 2016

Delhi: Expelled for insufficient attendance, class 12 students stab teacher to death

In a shocking incident, two class 12 students of a Delhi government school in Nangloi, Sultanpuri allegedly stabbed their teacher to death in front of their classmates, after they were not allowed to sit for an examination due to lack of sufficient attendance.

27 Sep 2016

Chikungunya: AIIMS identifies virus type, same as 2006 outbreak

Doctors at AIIMS have identified the genotype of the chikungunya virus which has afflicted nearly 3,700 people in the national capital.

26 Sep 2016

Dengue cases rise to nearly 1,700 in Delhi, 921 recorded this month

The number of dengue cases in the national capital has increased to 1,692, with 921 of them being recorded this month.

26 Sep 2016

Delhi HC seeks cops' reply on plea to quash FIR against Swati Maliwal

During the hearing, the bench asked senior advocate R S Cheema, appearing for DCW, as to how the Commission could approach the court for quashing of an FIR lodged against its chief.

26 Sep 2016

Jung asks Delhi government, local bodies to step up cleanliness efforts

Jung today held a meeting at Raj Niwas to discuss issues related to cleanliness in Delhi.

26 Sep 2016

Delhi girl commits suicide after jilted lover circulates her 'objectionable' pictures

The girl had allegedly also consumed phenyl and rat poison before jumping off from the third floor of the mall.

23 Sep 2016

Girl commits suicide by jumping from mall

A young girl today committed suicide by allegedly jumping from the third floor of a mall in East Delhi's Anand Vihar, police said.The incident occurred…

23 Sep 2016

Court grants bail to MLA Somnath Bharti, says he deserves it

Bharti, who was arrested today in connection with the AIIMS boundary wall dispute case, was granted bail.

22 Sep 2016

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AAP's Amanatullah Khan gets bail day after arrest for alleged sexual harassment of in-law

A court granted bail to AAP legislator Amanatullah Khan, arrested a day earlier for alleged sexual harassment.

22 Sep 2016

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti arrested for damaging AIIMS property

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator Somnath Bharti was arrested on on charges of damaging AIIMS property and misbehaving with its security guards, the police said.

22 Sep 2016

Jung sets aside AAP government's appointment of DERC chief

Jung has also directed the government to initiate the process for selection of the chairperson of the DERC immediately, in accordance with law.

21 Sep 2016