Gayathri Mani

Local kids don't want to miss farmer 'uncles', stay put on agri laws protest sites

While the farmers await the repealing of the farm laws by Parliament to go home, the local kids, who have been getting full meals three times a day for almost a year, don’t want them to leave.

27 Nov 2021

Farmers' stir: Octogenarian who inspired others to stay put at Delhi's Singhu border for whole year

In the last 12 months, several of them left the protest site to be with their families or to get back to work and most of them joined the protests in alternate batches.

27 Nov 2021

Delhi border points erupt in farmers' protest anniversary jubilation

Massive influx of farmers and supporters at Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur as agitation against Centre’s agriculture laws completes one year

27 Nov 2021

On tailoring mission, this retired nurse finds 'new home and son' at Singhu border

When the protest erupted, she moved to Singhu, and has not visited the house for nearly one year. 

27 Nov 2021

Bus routes diverted for movement of MPs, trouble in store for Delhi government staffers

Sources said these changes are made for security purposes and to avoid untoward incidents, considering that Samyukta Kisan Morcha is planning a protest march to Parliament on November.

25 Nov 2021

Signature Bridge-Mukundpur Chowk stretch to become safe

'Zero Fatality Corridor' project to be started by the Delhi government in partnership with SaveLIFE Foundation to provide a safe stretch of passage for commuters and pedestrians.

24 Nov 2021

‘Tactical Urbanism’ to curb accidents 

Tactical Urbanism trials are temporary, quick, and low-cost interventions, which test out urban design, transportation planning and infrastructural changes for improving road safety.

24 Nov 2021

New Delhi bags first rank in cleanest small city category under Swachch Sarvekshan 2021

The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has also been certified as a 5-Star garbage-free and water-plus city by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MOHUA).

20 Nov 2021

Government school students in Delhi invent alarm to prevent gas leak

The alarm has been designed to go off within 20 seconds of a gas leakage. The students are developing an advanced version that will link the device to smartphones.

18 Nov 2021

Drive for special kid education begins in Delhi

According to the district coordinator, while the awareness programme is an annual affair the survey to find the CwSNs is happening for the first time.

13 Nov 2021

Delhi's Sarai Kale Khan RRTS station takes shape, 100 foundation piles ready

Around 300 foundation piles will be constructed for this huge station which is going to be a combination of Indian Railway and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation.

12 Nov 2021

Delhi government school educated carpenter’s son Kushal Garg in line for seat at AIIMS

Undeterred by the many challenges before him, the teenager aimed big and is now close to achieving his dream of securing admission at AIIMS and becoming a neurosurgeon.

11 Nov 2021

Inspirational! Unable to afford coaching, Ritika cracks NEET code with YouTube classes, books

Ritika, who lives in Badarpur in a two-room accommodation with her parents and two younger brothers, did not initially even have a mobile phone.

11 Nov 2021

Delhi Metro's Green Line extension till Indraprastha

Currently, the 29.64-km Green Line connects Brigadier Hoshiyar Singh (Marg) to Kirti Nagar and InderLok.

10 Nov 2021

12 Delhi University principals on government radar for 'inciting staff'

The Delhi government issued the letter to Delhi University vice-chancellor Yogesh Singh on November 3.  

08 Nov 2021