The Indian Express
Reports on civic issues and the Aam Aadmi Party.
According to municipal corporation estimates, there are about 2,000 pet dogs in the capital for which licences have been procured.
Following the former President Abdul Kalam's demise last month, there had been a growing demand for dedicating a road after him as a token of love and tribute to the "missile man".
On June 19, a five-member committee was constituted to probe the hiring of 385 stainless steel tankers in 2012.
Despite repeated attempts, the Lodhi Restaurant licencee could not be contacted for comments.
Buyers explained that many of them had bought flats in the area, believing them to be sound investments.
Birds fly for only 10-20 m around a sanctuary.
In the last decade alone, construction just under 1-lakh hectares — equivalent to 1,34,000 football fields — has happened in the NCR, including in the area around the sanctuary.
In 2014, the UGC declared the MoU between MU and FDDI invalid.
AAP sources said Arvind Kejriwal has also been invited to a Bihar government function next week.
A case under IPC sections pertaining to extortion had been registered against the woman's husband at the police station where the two officers were posted.
Chaudhary had been serving in the Indian Army since 2001. He had also worked for the UN Peace Mission in Sudan for nearly six months in 2006.
Even as AAP leaders tried to reach out to Yadav and Bhushan, supporters of Swaraj Abhiyan hit out at Sanjay Singh when he reached the police station.
The police said the plot adjoining the masjid was government land. “Some people claimed the land belonged to them and placed the idols there,” a senior police officer said.
Faced with a ruckus by a group of slogan-shouting youths as soon as he rose to speak, Kumar, however, ruled out any "political" motive behind the event.
According to authorities at Asha Kiran Home for Mentally Challenged Persons, where Devi lives now, her parents refused to take her back despite repeated requests from the authorities.
In the early hours of Sunday, three men — Arif, Anas and Nazim — were beaten to death by villagers in Dadri district, suspecting them to be cattle thieves.
Police maintained that the incident was “not a clash between two communities”.
The DCW chief said she will approach both the Delhi government and the police to resolve the many issues faced by the victims of acid attack.
Majority of these buildings are in a bad shape.
The NDMC has begun barring 13 popular restaurants and bars from entertaining guests on their terraces.
A letter written by the Archaeological Survey of India to Delhi Police, “some people from a particular community” had “forcefully entered” the Khirki Masjid and “unauthorisedly offered prayers”.
Vasantha, wife of Delhi University professor Saibaba, says his health is failing for lack of access to basic facilities after being jailed for alleged Maoist links.
Officials said PWD spends around Rs 35 crore on desilting every year but will now have to spend around Rs 2 to 4 crore more, the PWD official added.
A total of 4,680 metric tonnes of garbage was cleared by Saturday evening.
AAP had earlier attacked Centre, particularly its much lauded Swachh Bharat campaign, for its double-standards on the issue of cleanliness.
Acknowledging concerns that were raised after Jitender Singh Tomar was arrested for allegedly submitting a fake graduation degree, senior AAP leader Sanjay Singh said the AAP Lokpal will conduct an independent investigation.
Delhi Pradesh Safai Mazdoor Union president Rajendra Mewati said the strike had been called off by only one workers’ union and the other 17 will continue the protest.
The family further maintained that due to paucity of funds, maintaining the monument was turning out to be an uphill task.
The DJB had previously told the NGT that this plan — which is the first phase of the NGT’s “Maili se Nirmal Yamuna Revitalisation Project 2017” — will cost Rs 3,659 crore.
The NDMC plan for Khan Market could face a deadlock as traders in the market are divided over the renovation plans.
Bodies of NGO worker, three other Indians killed in Kabul guesthouse attack flown home.
With various agencies plan and prod one another over its cleaning, flowing Yamuna remains a dream.
The project was conceptualised by the DJB as the solution to the Yamuna’s pollution.
DJB is planning to rent out its properties for commercial purposes.
“I am guilty. Blame me. I feel that the rally should have been called off,” said Arvind Kejriwal.
AAP warns party members, action would be taken against those found attending rebel meets.
A chronicle of imperial rule in 19th century India, largely through the life and times of a clan of redoubtable Lowland Scots.