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40-year-old woman shot at inside Saket court in Delhi, rushed to hospital

A 40-year-old woman was shot multiple times here at a local court in the national capital on Friday by a man with whom she was undergoing a legal battle in a case of cheating. According to a senior Delhi Police official, the incident of firing was reported at Saket Court in south Delhi around 10.30 am. The injured woman, identified as Radha, a resident of southwest Delhi, received three bullet injuries -- two in the abdomen and one in the hand.

published on : 21st April 2023

Students across Kerala, Hyderabad, Delhi screen BBC documentary on PM Modi amid Centre's ban

Universities in Kerala, Telangana and New Delhi screen BBC documetary on PM Narendra Modi amid Centre's ban. The opposition has criticised the Centre for banning the controversial BBC documentary on Modi’s role in 2002 Gujarat riots.

published on : 25th January 2023

Dense fog envelopes Delhi; temp drops to season's lowest of 4.4°C

Delhi's minimum temperature plunged to a season's lowest of 4.4 degrees Celsius on Wednesday morning even as a dense layer of fog lowered visibility to 200 metres, affecting the movement of road and rail traffic

published on : 4th January 2023

Cold wave grips Delhi, dense fog lowers visibility, traffic affected

A cold wave swept through parts of Delhi, and dense fog lowered visibility to 50 metres in some areas of the city. The mercury had dropped to 3 degrees Celsius is several parts of News Delhi. Dense to very dense fog prevailed in some parts of the NCR, Haryana, Punjab, west UP and north Rajasthan. A cold wave is also declared when the minimum temperature is 10 degrees Celsius or below. Foggy conditions will persist in these areas over the next few days, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.

published on : 26th December 2022

Dense fog engulfs Delhi, IMD issues poor visibility alert in 4 states

Dense to very dense #fog engulfed the Indo-Gangetic plains, including Delhi, for the second morning on the trot on Dec 20. The thick blanket of fog has resulted in poor visibility in several cities. In the NCR, visibility has decreased to 25 metres, impacting traffic flow. Satellite images showed a thick layer of fog over Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, north Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 20th December 2022

Acid thrown on minor girl in Delhi, suffers burns on face

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly attacked using some acid-like substance by two motorcycle-borne men around 7.30 am today in the national capital, an official said. "She has suffered 7-8 per cent facial burns and her eyes have also been affected. She is being examined. She is admitted in the burn ICU and is stable," a doctor said.

published on : 14th December 2022

Woman, son held for killing husband, chopping body into 22 parts

A woman and her son were arrested for allegedly killing her husband, chopping the body into 22 pieces and keeping them in a fridge in east Delhi's Pandav Nagar, police said on Monday.

published on : 28th November 2022

Security beefed up ahead of 'mahapanchayat' called by farmers' body in Delhi

Security was beefed up on Monday at Delhi borders, including Singhu and Ghazipur, ahead of the 'mahapanchayat' called by farmers' body at Jantar Mantar, police said on August 22. They said all vehicles entering the capital are being checked and police personnel are on 'alert mode'.

published on : 22nd August 2022

WATCH | Delhi : 27 dead after massive fire breaks out in building near mundka metro station

At least 27 people have died after a massive fire broke out in a four-storey commercial building near pillar number 545 at Mundka metro station in west Delhi. According to initial reports it is suspected that an explosion in an AC may have triggered the fire. More than 30 fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the flames.

published on : 14th May 2022

Cinemas shut, 50% seating on Metro: Delhi sounds yellow alert, clamps curbs over rising Covid cases

A yellow alert has been sounded in Delhi and some restrictions imposed under the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) in view of the rising number of Covid cases in the city, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Tuesday. The Level-1 or YellowAlert for Covid restrictions has been imposed due to the surge in coronavirus cases. 

published on : 28th December 2021

Delhi Air Pollution: Schools Shut for a week, WFH for govt offices, discussion on lockdown underway

The air quality level in Delhi plunged to near emergency levels on November 13th.The air quality index (AQI) in Delhi was 471, the worst this season so far Taking the emergency situation into account Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday called an emergency meeting to tackle severe air pollution in the city. After the emergency meeting, it was decided that Schools in New Delhi will be closed for a week and construction sites for four days. The government has also decided to instruct government offices to operate from home at 100% capacity for a week.

published on : 14th November 2021

New Delhi records highest rainfall in 46 years, orange alert issued

The highest rainfall in 46 years led to traffic snarls and waterlogging in several areas, including the Indira Gandhi International Airport, where the entrance to the Terminal 3 building and parts of the runway were flooded early on Saturday morning, September 11, 2021.

published on : 12th September 2021

Delhi to have its own school education board: CM Arvind Kejriwal

The #Delhi​ government on Saturday approved the formation of a separate school board for nearly 2,700 schools in the city.

published on : 6th March 2021

After Singhu, now tensions at Tikri border as 'locals' protest against farmers

The Tikri border, one of the epicentres of the agitation against the Centre's farm laws, witnessed tense moments on Friday as a group of people claiming to be locals staging a protest demanding removal of the #farmers​ there.

published on : 30th January 2021

Delhi Chalo: Security at borders increased after farmers' announcement to intensify stir

The Delhi Police has increased security arrangements at the city's border points following the announcement by agitating farmers to block the Jaipur-Delhi and the Delhi-Agra Expressways on Saturday to further intensify their protest against the Centre's new agri laws.

published on : 13th December 2020

Coronavirus scare: Number of cases jumps to 28 in India

So far India has reported 28 positive #coronavirus cases, this includes 16 Italians,' confirmed Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on March 4

published on : 4th March 2020

Coronavirus situation to be treated as an emergency: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said efforts are on to check and screen 88 people who came in contact with the Delhi man who tested positive for coronavirus.

published on : 4th March 2020

Delhi: At least 185 students protesting against CAA detained while going to Ramlila Maidan

At least 185 students were detained on March 3 by police while they were going to the Ramlila Maidan to protest against CAA, NRC, and the recent Delhi riots.

published on : 3rd March 2020

Delhi Riots : Situation escalates as mob attacks journalists; death toll rises to 10

Fresh violence broke out in parts of northeast Delhi with mobs pelting stones, vandalising shops and threatening locals on February 25.

published on : 25th February 2020

Amid CAA protests, tricolour unfurled at Shaheen Bagh on Republic Day

The Indian national flag was unfurled by the protestors at Shaheen Bagh, New Delhi on the occasion of 71st Republic Day on January 26.

published on : 26th January 2020
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