Delhi News


After years of monumental efforts, Sher Shah Gate brought to life

Built by Pashtun ruler Sher Shah Suri, the structure a fine example of Ashlar and rubble masonry work was severely damaged because of heavy rains in 2012.

published : 24 Feb 2021

Widows of Delhi riots continue fighting stigmas and hardships alone

The women, who were widowed after the riots, are struggling to become self-sufficient and take care of their children.

published : 23 Feb 2021

Delhi court sends actor-activist Deep Sidhu to 14-day judicial custody 

The court had first sent Sidhu to police custody on February 9 for seven days, after the police alleged he was one of the main instigators of the violent incidents at the Red Fort.

published : 23 Feb 2021

Delhi Police arrests two key accused in connection with Republic Day violence

The Delhi Police informed that they were apprehended with the active support of the Jammu and Kashmir Police.

published : 23 Feb 2021

Torn apart by violence a year ago, Delhi riot-hit families united in suffering

Elsewhere, the family members of businessman Ishteyaque Khan, who was shot in his stomach, is doing all that they can to help his wife and their children.

published : 23 Feb 2021

Never-ending wait for Northeast Delhi communal riots relief

Besides non-monetary compensation and financial loss, another factor that has hit the shop owners here is a reduced workforce.

published : 23 Feb 2021

Soon, Delhi to have volunteers to protect wetlands

The residents, who are willing to join as volunteers under the programme, can visit the website of Delhi Parks and Gardens Society and download an application form.

published : 23 Feb 2021

Manish Sisodia launches month-long drive for registration of construction workers in Delhi

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Monday announced the launch of a month-long mega registration drive for construction workers to help them avail of government benefits. 

published : 23 Feb 2021

Violence was a well-calculated conspiracy during Donald Trump’s visit: Delhi Police

A total of 755 FIRs were registered in the communal riots, of which 400 cases have been solved and 349 charge sheets and 102 supplementary charge sheets have been filed.

published : 23 Feb 2021

Widows with children struggling to find permanent source of income

Naazish, a resident of Loni in northeast Delhi, had lost her husband, Jamaluddin, last year in the communal riots.

published : 23 Feb 2021

AAP’s trader wing to organise mahapanchayat on February 25

The Chamber of Trade and Industry has also written a letter to Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in which important points have been mentioned.

published : 23 Feb 2021

On 12th year of founding, university to get Rs 1,000 crore investment from Jindal

The focus of the investment plan will be on academics, infrastructure development and creation of new world-class student facilities, hostels, schools, faculty offices and teaching facilities.

published : 23 Feb 2021

Guidelines issued to sensitise students about cyber bullying

Expressing concern over the possible online abuse during online learning, the order further said the students need to be warned against these risks.

published : 23 Feb 2021

Rules tightened for international flyers coming to Delhi amid cases of mutant Covid-19 strains

These variants are driving the pandemic in some countries, especially in the UK, South Africa and Brazil, said the statement.

published : 23 Feb 2021

Delhi riots: A year on, kin of many victims remain oblivious about status of probe

The police, however, say they are taking forward over 750 cases registered in connection with the conflagration.

published : 23 Feb 2021