Vatsala Shrangi

Only four authentic photos of Bhagat Singh be displayed at offices: Expert

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal in his speech on Republic Day had announced that all city government offices would only have the portraits of Bhagat Singh and B R Ambedkar instead of politicians.

8 hours ago

BJP’s NaMo Kendra for civic services at ‘jhuggis’ opened   

The elections to the three municipal corporations – North, South and East – are due in April this year.

11 hours ago

Cold wave conditions in Delhi likely from midnight

The IMD declares a ‘cold day’ if the maximum temperature is over 4.5 degrees below normal, with minimum being below the 10-degree mark.

27 Jan 2022

In Delhi, mercury drops to lowest maximum in 9 years, no respite in next few days

This was the second ‘severe cold day’ of the season after Monday.

26 Jan 2022

National Green Tribunal asks two states to go for Najafgarh Lake plan

The NGT has asked the Delhi and Haryana state governments to implement the ‘Environment Management Plans’ for the Najafgarh Lake.

25 Jan 2022

With heavy downpour, biting cold and dense fog grips capital

The city is in for more showers, dense fog cover and cold day conditions over the next three days, weather officials said.

24 Jan 2022

Space constraints lurk as 32 infected at homeless shelter

While the shelters are packed to capacity during the winter, there is no room as such for social distancing.

20 Jan 2022

Longest foggy day of this winter, cold piles up misery on gloomy Friday

Cold winds added to the chill. Delhi is likely to see dense fog cover and cold day conditions on Saturday as well, said India Meteorological Department officials.

15 Jan 2022

Residents complain non-clearance of Covid waste

Amid concerns, the south MCD on Friday said it has made special arrangements to lift bio-medical waste from homes of Covid positive patients and has deployed auto-tippers.

15 Jan 2022

Delhi's forest cover sees marginal rise, tree shield shrinks

The India State of Forest Report 2021 report highlighted that 'very dense forest' (canopy density 70 per cent and above) was 6.72 sqkm two years ago and stayed the same in 2021.

14 Jan 2022

No cold wave likely this January, clouds to stay

City saw ‘moderate’ fog cover with less than 500m visibility in Palam

13 Jan 2022

Delhi sees highest rainfall for January in last 27 years, air quality sees improvement

The record rainfall led to waterlogging at several low-lying areas, including New Friends Colony, Pul Prahladpur, Ring Road and Mandawali among others.

09 Jan 2022

MCDs preparing crematoriums, in case situation gets worse

The capacity has been ramped up to attend to around 1,500 cases. The North MCD has issued order to the Covid-designated crematoriums for strictly following the protocols.

08 Jan 2022

Delhi sees improved improve air quality, slight respite from cold

According to officials, Safdarjung Observatory received 9.1 mm rainfall in the last 24 hours followed by Palam 7 mm, Lodhi Road 7.4mm, Ayanagar 6.2 mm and Ridge 5.8 mm.

07 Jan 2022

Rain, winds and shivering in freezing capital as temperature goes down

Day temperatures are likely to remain low till January 9, as more rainfall is predicted, said officials in the India Meteorological Department (IMD). 

06 Jan 2022