New Delhi

News of Connaught Place road closure irks traders in Delhi

The traders argued that the period right before Diwali is a great time to do business, but any such move by the government would affect their chances of recuperating the losses

published on : 21st October 2019

North DMC begins to decongest and beautify New Delhi railway station

The decongestion and beautification programme which has begun in the area involves repairing roads, removal of encroachments, construction of new toilets and setting up of a separate zone for vendors.

published on : 20th October 2019

Read about the woman who's breaking the mould: Meenakshi Lekhi

Meenakshi Lekhi wears many hats—lawyer, activist, Parliamentarian and now, author. She tells Medha Dutta Yadav what made her pen a political thriller and why there are fewer women thriller writers.

published on : 20th October 2019

Indian Railway introduces 14 pairs of festival special trains for Diwali

To begin with, the 82414/13 New Delhi-Darbhanga via Gorakhpur will run on two, three and a single day in a week with effect from October 22 to 31 to and fro Bihar.

published on : 18th October 2019

Conclave on osteoporosis and arthritis affecting senior citizens

Arthritis and osteoporosis along with muscle sarcopenia affect the locomotion of elderlies significantly.

published on : 15th October 2019

China may help with high-speed rail link from Chennai to New Delhi

TCA Rangachary, a former ambassador and distinguished fellow, VIF, said the focus of the two nations should be that differences do not become disputes.

published on : 11th October 2019

Urban Ladder sets up first store in Chennai; to expand operations

The company currently has 12 stores in New Delhi, Bengaluru, Pune and now enters Chennai, a press release said.

published on : 9th October 2019

Plastic Ravana sends a green message in Delhi

This was the first time that the crowd at the Ramlila grounds witnessed a narrative in which Ravana, in plastic, symbolised the evil demon, harmful to environment.

published on : 9th October 2019

Old Delhi market starts waste sorting

He said the timings for waste collection have been set from 12 pm to 4 pm.

published on : 7th October 2019

Supreme Court asks Centre to explain plans on linking social media with Aadhar

A bench headed by Justice Deepak Gupta asked the Centre to inform whether it is contemplating any move on framing some policy on linking social media accounts with Aadhaar.

published on : 13th September 2019

Javadekar presents draft New Delhi Declaration at UN conference on land desertification

According to sources, the draft was prepared on Monday and it was presented to the delegates in a closed meeting at the ongoing UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) COP 14.

published on : 10th September 2019

Class 6 'KV question paper' asks whether Dalits are untouchables, sparks controversy

The Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan said it has noticed the fake question paper being circulated on social media claiming it to be of some Kendriya Vidyalaya in Tamil Nadu or Puducherry.

published on : 7th September 2019

Fire breaks out at New Delhi railway station, no casualties

According to northern railway officials, the fire broke out in the rear power car of the Chandigarh-Kochuvalli Express.

published on : 6th September 2019

Calling Sehmat author Harinder Sikka talks about women protagonists and treasuring the girl child

Author Harinder Sikka who penned Calling Sehmat, on which the movie Raazi was made, talks about women protagonists and treasuring the girl child.

published on : 27th August 2019

Why are Mahua saplings not available in Delhi nurseries?

Mahua trees are found in abundance in Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Gujarat among others.

published on : 21st August 2019
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