Delhi News


Delhi government gets strict after Mohalla Clinic doctors found taking leave randomly

As part of measures to ensure that doctors are not found absent from duty, it has been directed that all empanelled staff have to inform the relevant authorities about leaves three days in advance.

published : 07 Nov 2019

Our dream is to have direct democracy, says Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

One of the poll planks of the Aam Aadmi Party when it came into existence, Swaraj was supposed to be implemented after the AAP came to power, but the promise has remained on paper.

published : 07 Nov 2019

Delhi government reaches out to Punjabis with three-day heritage festival

Keeping in mind the rich tradition of Punjabi language, the festival would be focused on Punjabi stories and poetry, and well-known performers from around India will perform during the three-day event

published : 07 Nov 2019

Priyanka Gandhi likely to work with Congress Delhi unit for assembly polls

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is likely to work closely with the party’s local unit in Delhi for the upcoming assembly elections. 

published : 07 Nov 2019

Delhi government to resume doorstep sale of onion after sudden rise in price

The retail price of onion has risen by 45 per cent in the past week to Rs 80/kg in the national capital.

published : 07 Nov 2019

Guru Nanak Dev anniversary: Delhi government likely to lift odd-even rule on November 11-12

The government received representation from Sikh organisations seeking exemptions from the road rationing rules on Guru Nanak Dev's birth anniversary on November 12.

published : 07 Nov 2019

Converting stubble into CNG using technology commercially viable: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

After a meeting with some experts on the matter, the chief minister said the move would require all governments to come together and work jointly.

published : 06 Nov 2019

'You have no right to be in power': SC slams govts for stubble burning, pollution

It questioned as to why the state governments cannot collect and purchase stubble from farmers.

published : 06 Nov 2019

Delhi HC disposes of plea seeking review of 'no coercive action' against lawyers

Stating that the order is self explanatory, the court disposed of the Centre's applications seeking clarification of the order.

published : 06 Nov 2019

Lawyers-police clash: Bar Council protests demanding arrest of guilty Delhi cops

The apex bar body alleged that the policemen remained 'absent from duty, shouted slogans, used filthy language' and threatened to 'smash and kill lawyers' openly.

published : 06 Nov 2019

PIL in Delhi HC against free travel for women on DTC, cluster buses

The petitioner, a woman herself, claimed that the decision was unconstitutional or that it required the permission of the central government.

published : 06 Nov 2019

Police uprising: Special branch had warned PHQ of 'revolt-like situation'

A few groups of constables, active on WhatsApp, also decided to hold a protest at the PHQ and invited fellow policemen to join them.

published : 06 Nov 2019

Delhi top cop Amulya Patnaik briefs L-G on police protest against lawyers

On Tuesday, Lt Governor Anil Baijal said it is imperative to restore the trust between police and lawyers and also to ensure that justice is done impartially in the entire matter.

published : 06 Nov 2019

Police protest: SC lawyer serves notice to Delhi top cop Amulya Patnaik

The notice seeks immediate action against all the police personnel and officials who staged demonstration yesterday, saying that their action was in clear contravention to the rules.

published : 06 Nov 2019

Day after cops' protest, angry lawyers gather outside district courts in Delhi

As lawyers raised slogans, litigants could be seen standing outside the gates of the courts, waiting to enter but not being allowed to do so.

published : 06 Nov 2019