There is no escape from Delhi's deadly smog that cloaks the city in a misty winter grey and chokes the lungs of its 30 million residents, making it one of the world's worst capitals for air quality.
The 24-hour average AQI was 314 at 4pm on Sunday and 353 on Saturday. On Monday morning, the AQI at Anand Vihar was 313 and 298 at the Delhi airport.
The Centre’s counsel informed Justice Subramonium Prasad that India does not have diplomatic ties with Yemen and it has closed down its embassy there.
The bench said that the issue raised by the petitioner required deliberations that only the government could undertake while granting time for the Centre’s counsel to obtain instructions in the matter
“Around 30 patients are coming to the OPD every day which is almost double of what we see on normal days,” a senior doctor from AIIMS said.
According to the data shared by the National Crime Records Bureau, the year 2022 saw 7,468 cases of crime against children.
The NCRB data says the total crime cases against women in 2022 saw a marginal decline in Delhi compared to the previous year’s data.
Now, Malayalis say “our Delhi”, he says, and there is no reluctance. Started in 1949, the DMA is set to celebrate its 75th anniversary next year.
The major pollutant identified was PM2.5. On Saturday, the AQI of Delhi recorded was at 353 index value (very poor).
The victim informed the police that he received a call on his mobile phone demanding Rs 50 lakhs.
On enquiry, the deceased was identified as Naresh, who worked as a rag picker.
The civic body has proposed to lease office spaces to interested Central/state govt departments or PSUs for a period of 30 years.
Government’s main machinery – Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM) – in its fight against pollution has proved to be a toothless tiger.
At the Ceramics Fest Delhi 2023, Delhi Blue Art Pottery Trust’s annual studio festival, 75 artists from across India, showcased myriad styles and inspirations—from the Harappan to the Japanese.
Research is underway across the world to address the issue but the absence of global standards, protocols and guidelines are adding to the problems.
The last recruitment drive for contractual faculty was done in December 2022 and was expected to be conducted in August this year.
Nimisha Priya’s mother moved the high court earlier this year, seeking permission to go to Yemen in spite of a travel ban for Indian nationals and negotiate the ‘blood money’ to save her daughter.
According to the order, Sanjay Aggarwal will monitor elementary education while RK Sama will monitor water, sanitation and hygiene as one of the special monitors with NHRC.
His first-ever retrospective in Delhi focuses on his constantly evolving practice using bronze
"It is suspected that somebody else had given their exams," a prison official said.