Delhi News

Archeological Survey of India fails to unearth mythical Indraprastha in Delhi’s Purana Qila 

Six months after undertaking excavation at the Purana Qila to find the mythical city of Indraprastha, ASI has claimed that the site does not have any significant discoveries.

published : 22 Apr 2018

Cyclists decry increase in muggings, daylight thefts in Delhi

Early morning cyclists complain that mugging is exponentially up in the past one month on the Preet Vihar-ITO stretch, which is widely used by riders moving towards India Gate from East Delhi.

published : 22 Apr 2018

Academic pressure: India's second best university JNU has high dropout rates

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) may be the second best university in India but it has a dropout rate of 12 per cent every year.

published : 22 Apr 2018

Kathua, Unnao rape cases: DCW chief Swati Maliwal starts indefinite hunger strike

Maliwal today started an indefinite hunger strike demanding the government to take concrete actions to curb sexual crimes against women.

published : 14 Apr 2018

Congress party holds candlelight march across Delhi over Kathua and Unnao rape cases

The Delhi Congress took out candle marches across the city tonight to protest the Kathua and Unnao minor rape cases and slammed the BJP for the alleged rise in crimes.

published : 14 Apr 2018

Daughters are under threat: Students and women protest in Delhi against Kathua and Unnao rapes

Organisations like AIPWA, NFIW, JNU Students Union, Students Federation of India among others took part in the protest.

published : 13 Apr 2018

Aam Aadmi Party supports Dalit protests, demands ordinance

Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party on Monday expressed support for the protests by Dalit activists from various organisations against a Supreme Court ruling on the SC/ST Act.

published : 02 Apr 2018

CBSE paper leak: Manish Sisodia asks Prakash Javadekar to convene meeting of state education ministers

Sisodia, who wrote a letter to Javadekar, said there was need to move beyond party politics on such issues.

published : 30 Mar 2018

Missing Delhi University student found dead; accused met boy through dating app

25-year-old Ishtiaq Ali, a resident of Uttam Nagar, confessed to the killing citing an altercation with the deceased.

published : 30 Mar 2018

CBSE question paper leak: Delhi Police questions 60 people, including WhatsApp group admins

The crime branch has questioned 25 people, including 18 students and five tutors, in connection with the alleged leak of CBSE examination papers, the Delhi Police said today.

published : 29 Mar 2018

CBSE question paper leaks: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal demands strict action against culprits

Kejriwal said responsibility should be fixed in the matter, a day after the Central Board of Secondary Education announced re-examination in Class 10 mathematics and Class 12 economics papers.

published : 29 Mar 2018

Delhi Police begins probe in CBSE Class X Maths, Class XII Economics paper leak matter

The Delhi Police's crime branch has begun investigating the alleged leak of Class 12 economics and Class 10 mathematics papers after registering two separate cases in the matter.

published : 28 Mar 2018

Congress says will pursue AAP MLAs' office of profit case with Election Commission again

The Congress said it would fight the office-of-profit case involving 20 AAP MLAs in the Election Commission of India again, after the Delhi High Court set aside their disqualification.

published : 23 Mar 2018

Delhi Assembly speaker says he will allow the 20 AAP MLAs to attend House after High Court order

The AAP MLAs present in the House welcomed the Speaker's decision by thumping the desks and chanted "Bharat Mata ki Jai".

published : 23 Mar 2018

AAP welcomes Delhi High Court order on office of profit case

The Aam Aadmi Party claimed that the Election Commission's decision was a "serious attempt to dislodge" an elected government.

published : 23 Mar 2018