Delhi News


Supreme Court puts blame on police, lawyers for clashes, says nobody claps with one hand

The observation from the bench came when Bar Council of India chairman Manan Mishra complained against alleged police brutality in the November 2 incident.

published : 09 Nov 2019

DCP manhandled by lawyers; NCW, DCW issue notice to police

In a video which surfaced online on Friday, the woman police officer can be seen pleading with folded hands to the lawyers before getting overpowered.

published : 09 Nov 2019

Short of infrastructure, OTs at Delhi medical college shut for surgeries

Several demands to the hospital’s procurement section were sent and several meetings have been held with the medical director, apprising the officials about the critical situation.

published : 09 Nov 2019

On DeMo anniversary, Arvind Kejriwal goes silent

However, while the CM chose not to speak on it, senior Aam Aadmi Party colleague Sanjay Singh minced no words, saying the day the cash ban was announced remains a ‘black day’ for Indian economy.

published : 09 Nov 2019

Delhi AQI ‘very poor’ but unlikely to drop further till Tuesday

After a brief respite, brought about by rain and increase in wind speed, the national capital’s air quality plunged to the ‘very poor’ category because of high humidity and light rain.

published : 09 Nov 2019

Arvind Kejriwal announces ‘Odd-Even’ break for Guru Nanak’s birth anniversary celebrations

The announcement followed Sikh organisations urging the Delhi government to relax the car rationing rule, which is currently in force in the city to reduce vehicular emissions.

published : 09 Nov 2019

Delhi government fails bus promise on fifth day of ‘Odd-Even’

The city, which has already been woefully short on public transport for a long time, saw around 15 lakh private vehicles go off the roads on the first day of the return of the ‘Odd-Even’ plan.

published : 09 Nov 2019

Delhi Chief Secretary puts agencies on pollution watch

The directions follow the Supreme Court’s recent orders asking various agencies to control factors contributing to pollution in Delhi.

published : 09 Nov 2019

Ayodhya verdict: Delhi government advises all private schools to remain closed on Saturday

Schools in Ghaziabad, Noida, Greater Noida have also been closed in view of the verdict till Monday.

published : 08 Nov 2019

Tis Hazari clashes: Lawyers' strike enters fifth day, litigants given complete access to courts 

Litigants are being allowed to have full access to courtrooms and proxy counsels assisting them in the matters, the associations said.

published : 08 Nov 2019

Delhi government includes Kartarpur in free pilgrimage scheme

CM Arvind Kejriwal said that the Kartarpur Sahib will be part of the Delhi-Amritsar-Wagah Border-Anandpur Sahib corridor.

published : 08 Nov 2019

Film festival in Delhi to celebrate evolution of world cinema over last 100 years

The 4th edition of the World Movie Festival by Navrasa Duende that opens on November 16 at the Siri Fort here will screen six films over a weekend every quarter for a year.

published : 08 Nov 2019

Tis Hazari clashes: NCW seeks immediate probe into attack on woman police officer

In the violence on Saturday, at least 20 Delhi Police personnel and several lawyers were injured.

published : 08 Nov 2019

Advocates vs Delhi police: Retired cop-turned-lawyer caught in crosshairs after Tis Hazari clash

L N Rao, who is practising law at the Patiala House court for over five years now, claims he received calls threatening to have his chamber sealed and his bar license revoked.

published : 08 Nov 2019

Lawyers vs Delhi police: HC to hear in February plea for action against cops

A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar refused to give shorter date for hearing the plea and asked the lawyers to use their good officers for settling the issue with police.

published : 08 Nov 2019