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Rooftop cell towers: Reprieve for Noida owners
Mon, Mar 23, 2015

Since Friday, owners have discontinued power supply to the towers.

No-hugging, dress code order leads to uproar in city college
Sat, Mar 21, 2015

The notice, which was issued on Thursday, prohibited “public display of affection”, “hugging”, etc.

Congress looks to strengthen position in rural seats
Mon, Mar 16, 2015

While the historic win has many in the BJP worried, Congress leaders said the situation presented a unique opportunity.

Wife wanted to work, techie got angry, killed her in Ghaziabad: Police
Sat, Mar 14, 2015

The 32-year-old software engineer, arrested for allegedly murdering his wife at their apartment in Ghaziabad.

New sting on AAP: Arvind Kejriwal said Muslims are with AAP
Fri, Mar 13, 2015

The sting was reportedly recorded when Kejriwal was in conversation with members of the AAP minority wing Shahid Azad.

To keep dust down, minister wants decongested roads, more trees
Fri, Mar 13, 2015

Deputy CM Sisodia says ‘unpopular’ decisions needed to repair Delhi’s air quality

Ex-Cong MLA says I have a tape too
Thu, Mar 12, 2015

Mohammad Asif said there were two meetings between him and the senior AAP leaders and that he was offered a cabinet berth in new govt in exchange for breaking Congress.

Maken tells Kejriwal: Congress will support AAP govt’s ‘social causes’
Thu, Mar 12, 2015

Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken also launched a series of swine flu awareness campaigns in Delhi.

As Delhi air thickens, govt still awaits study on pollution to draft policy
Thu, Mar 12, 2015

The last such study was done by Nagpur-based National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) in 2010.

Centre plans uniform model to make pollution info ‘authentic’
Wed, Mar 11, 2015

Experts said that if the move meant taking down “raw” data from the public domain, it would be an “extremely regressive move”.

Maken, in Delhi saddle, wants youth, new voters on board
Mon, Mar 09, 2015

Maken emphasised that the Congress faces big challenge after losing three elections in the city.

NGT warns agencies to take Yamuna clean-up seriously
Thu, Mar 05, 2015

Tribunal says lack of co-ordination between departments creating ‘difficulties’ for the project with 2017 deadline.

Delhi law student raped in Noida mall washroom
Mon, Mar 02, 2015

32-year-old arrested, police say he knew woman, called her to TGIP for a ‘job interview’.

Hindu majority requisite for democracy, says Swamy
Mon, Mar 02, 2015

‘Modi govt must take up temple issue in Ayodhya, Mathura, Kashi’

Depleting forest cover slowly pushing leopards closer to Delhi: Officials
Thu, Feb 26, 2015

Big cat spotted in Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary recently; leopard carcass found in Usmanpur in east delhi last week.

Directive may delay DPCC action
Sat, Feb 21, 2015

Experts said the move is not likely to change anything on the ground.

US to monitor India’s air quality: John Kerry
Sat, Feb 21, 2015

Called AirNow, the programme will see US missions monitoring air quality in host countries.

Those travelling by public transport most at risk of air pollution: CSE
Sat, Feb 21, 2015

‘Commuters on buses and Metro are exposed to pollution that can be over 30 times higher than standard norms’.

AAP takes note of study, will meet experts next week
Sat, Feb 21, 2015

Prime among CSE’s demands include the implementation of stringent emission standards for new vehicles.

Green curbs on polluting firms still in place, DPCC clarifies
Thu, Feb 19, 2015

But businesses such as consultancies no longer need pollution clearance.

No pollution clearance will be needed for small industries
Wed, Feb 18, 2015

Requirement for acknowledgement from DPCC, MCD is mere red tape, says minister Jain.

Hardlook: Next hearing
Tue, Feb 17, 2015

Barely days after assuming charge, the AAP govt could find its hands full of a number of cases beingheard by the Delhi High Court and NGT.

One ally blames ‘haramzaadon’ remark
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

Hours after the rout in Delhi, the BJP got two wake-up calls from partners: Uddhav Thackeray of Shiv Sena said “people of Delhi have shown that a tsunami is mightier than a wave” while Mufti Mohammad Sayeed of PDP told the BJP it “must not ignore the message of the voters… the Delhi elections have […]

63 lose deposits as Congress bastions erode
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

The party’s vote share was reduced to a mere 9.7 per cent of the votes, with AAP almost completely usurping their vote bank.

Congress bigwigs swept away by AAP wave
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

Mateen Ahmed, former MLA from Seelampur, lost for the first time since the inception of the Assembly segment in 1993.

Voters asked why promises not fulfilled in 15 yrs: Maken
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

Maken, who contested the polls from Sadar Bazar Assembly segment finished a distant third and lost his deposit.

Congress: Taking full responsibility could mean Ajay Maken loses all
Tue, Feb 10, 2015

Congress prominent faces may find themselves fighting in their seats.

Paid a price for neglect: P C Chacko
Mon, Feb 09, 2015

He blamed lack of organisational infrastructure, for the humiliating show.

Delhi polls: The night before, how AAP hit the streets to guard its base
Sun, Feb 08, 2015

AAP volunteers walked the narrow streets of slum clusters across the city, warning people by just their presence.

Katara murder case: For 13 years, she waged a lonely battle
Sat, Feb 07, 2015

Neelam Katara’s fight has been a lonely one. She battled political clout and immense wealth to get justice for her son.

Sultanpur Majra : Dalit outpost cheers Rahul Gandhi
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

Party’s decision to organise roadshow was motivated by the need to consolidate party’s Dalit seats.

Meanwhile, one man refuses to give up hope
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

Maken hoped that he has done enough to convince people “to have faith in Congress”.

Delhi polls 2015: Rahul Gandhi out in Kejriwalled City
Thu, Feb 05, 2015

Party members said the roadshow was all that was needed for the party to cement support from the Muslim community.

A day before campaigning ends, Rahul will tour 5 constituencies
Tue, Feb 03, 2015

Sources said Rahul’s whirlwind tour is expected to cement the existing support for the Congress.

Next on Congress’s campaign agenda: Vendors Act
Mon, Feb 02, 2015

Street vendors in Delhi account for almost 2.5 per cent of the city’s population.