Sidharth Mishra

Uphaar Tragedy: A long battle for public safety

Whenever a discussion on public safety is held, the mention of Uphaar tragedy invariably crops up.

20 Jun 2022

Contract killing new style for gangs of Delhi

Crime in Delhi has travelled a long way from rustic law-breaking of 1990s to the glamorous gang wars of today.

13 Jun 2022

It was a bliss to be in DU in the time when KK too was there

Last week versatile singer Krishnakumar Kunnath aka KK went down firing, as they would say in military parlance.

06 Jun 2022

An L-G on the move, bane for the AAP government

The challenge before the new lieutenant governor would be to restore and recreate models of good governance.

01 Jun 2022

In centenary year, Delhi University faces balkanization

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has visited the Delhi University (DU)  twice in less than a month’s time.

23 May 2022

Encroachments turn Delhi into an inferno

A building in the outer lying areas of Delhi witnessed a devastating fire, the number of the dead are still being counted.

16 May 2022

Ending subsidy, restoring financial parity

An internet user with the screen name ‘blue beetle’, and supposed real name Andrew Lewis, wrote in a post in August 2010,

09 May 2022

DU centenary, an opportunity to introspect

People may point out that the release of curriculum for undergraduate programme in Hindi and Sanskrit is an academic exercise but that it's just an exercise in filling the blanks.

02 May 2022

Colonies of city: Plagued by depravity

The buses frequently use Jahangirpuri metro station to pick and drop students.

25 Apr 2022

Politics heats up as AAP, BJP fight over state of government schools

There are clear indications that with the Congress in complete disarray, its votes are shifting in bulk and AAP is the biggest beneficiary, a repetition of Delhi model in the other states too.

18 Apr 2022

With MCD gone, Assembly may be next in line

With the passing of the MCD amendment act by both houses of Parliament, MCD is all set to evolve into its new avatar.

11 Apr 2022

Delhi: Another power to Centre with new municipal corporation act

The move, as and when the law comes into being, will restore the relations between the government and the MCD to pre-2012 days.

04 Apr 2022

Clueless Delhi BJP taken for a ride by Kejriwal

Kejriwal is being lambasted for not making a recent Bollywood release Kashmir Files tax free for viewing in the cinema halls of the national capital.

28 Mar 2022

Doomsday awaits Delhi Congress

The postponing of the MCD polls inadvertently has given a breather to the Congress high command.

21 Mar 2022

Who will win MCD polls: BJP or AAP?

Though Delhi did not go for assembly polls, it, however, cannot remain unaffected by the results in Punjab, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Manipur and Goa.

14 Mar 2022