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On World Heritage Day, Batashewala tomb opens
Sun, Apr 19, 2015

AKTC Chief Engineer Rajpal Singh explained how the collapsed eastern facade was restored.

UPPSC asks candidates to submit photo proof of disability
Sat, Apr 18, 2015

Order in violation of central government directive.

National Museum to hold Santhal music exhibition
Sat, Apr 11, 2015

The exhibition will showcase three types of objects related to the Santhals’ musical tradition.

Death by Breath: Metro helps but
Thu, Apr 09, 2015

Expansion will still account for only 15% of commuter trips.

‘Imagine how it would have been without Metro,’ says Delhi Metro CMD Mangu Singh
Thu, Apr 09, 2015

Air quality cannot be the responsibility of the Metro, just like the whole transport system of the city cannot depend only on the Metro, says Singh.

Replicate Humayun’s Tomb work at Taj Mahal: Aga trust told
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

Minister of Tourism and Culture Mahesh Sharma lays foundation of Humayun’s Tomb Site Museum.

On Delhi’s southern edge, a colony of skirt makers
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

For almost a decade now, this has been the only livelihood of most households in Lakhpat Colony.

Two performances in capital to celebrate decade of Dastangoi
Sat, Apr 04, 2015

A dastan on Mughal prince Dara Shikoh was performed on Friday at Ambedkar University.

Kailash Vajpeyi: A poet embraces his favourite subject – death
Thu, Apr 02, 2015

Poets across the spectrum agree that Vajpeyi had a 'distinct' style of writing that has gone with him.

Barakhamba stands tall again
Sun, Mar 29, 2015

The monument is located on the eastern end of Lodi Road near the Sabz Burj roundabout.

The Sunday Story: Their daughter, her fight
Sun, Mar 29, 2015

Three months after the Uber rape, the lives of a North Delhi family have turned upside down.

DU team looks at recharging baolis to solve water shortage
Tue, Mar 24, 2015

History professor says baolis will have to be recharged and linked to water table first.

ASI red flags school for illegal construction near Humayun’s Tomb
Tue, Mar 24, 2015

The school, however, said it is only increasing the height of the boundary wall so that students don’t jump over.

Deccan artefacts to be displayed in New York
Tue, Mar 24, 2015

According to officials at the National Museum, exhibition has been conceptualised on various art objects from various collaborators, one of which is India.

Use tech to make women in city secure, Sisodia tells students
Fri, Mar 20, 2015

Sisodia said, “One of the many problems is women’s safety, cleanliness among others. Please think of how we can solve these.”

Humayun’s Tomb gets its finial back
Wed, Mar 18, 2015

Last May, the 18-foot tall ornamental object, weighing 225 kg, collapsed in a severe storm.

In Modi’s Vadnagar, ASI searches for Hiuen Tsang’s lost monasteries
Sat, Mar 14, 2015

The Chinese traveller kept a journal of his travels between 627 AD and 643 AD, a large part of which were in India.

Outrage in IIM got justice for Manjunath
Thu, Mar 12, 2015

Mullatti, an alumnus of IIM Lucknow, and Jaishankar, who graduated from IIM Bangalore, fought the case for over nine years.

Uber victim to challenge High Court order
Sun, Mar 08, 2015

Presently, the fast track court is recording the testimony of the victim as per the High Court order.

Disabled activist claims restaurant denied entry
Sun, Mar 08, 2015

The Delhi government has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the matter.

At National Museum, exhibition on Peranakan Chinese culture
Tue, Mar 03, 2015

Word ‘Peranakan’ comes from Malay word ‘anak’, which means a ‘child’, refers to a person born of mixed parentage.

Stolen ‘parrot lady’ sculpture surfaces in Canada
Tue, Mar 03, 2015

The ‘parrot lady’ is a sculpture of a naayika or heroine seen at several medieval temples in central and southern India.

Now, enjoy reading chronicles of Mughal period in Hindi
Sun, Mar 01, 2015

Humayunnama, written by emperor Humayun’s sister Gulbadan — has been translated to Hindi by Fazul Shah Fazal.

Work on ITO Metro station over, will open after inspection
Sat, Feb 28, 2015

Trial runs began last December, rail safety clearance awaited.

AIIMS doctor held for rape of Sikkim woman
Sat, Feb 28, 2015

Four others, who sent the woman to doctor’s house after taking money, held for trafficking: Police

ASI served Rs 2 crore water bill for Red Fort
Thu, Feb 19, 2015

According to sources in the DJB, the ASI had not paid water charges of Rs 96 lakh.

36,000 NOTA votes cast
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

Interestingly, most of these have been from the rural belt of the capital.

Bharti a folk hero in Khirki Extension
Sun, Feb 08, 2015

“What Somnath Bharti did here is commendable but he did not get a proper hearing.”

Home of bijli-paani andolan still swears by Kejriwal
Sat, Feb 07, 2015

There is no single political wave in Sangam Vihar.

In Najafgarh, BJP tries to woo youth with promise of gyms
Sat, Feb 07, 2015

Youth find defence and police as good career options.

Workers sweat and strain in last-mile push
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

The volunteers quietly went about making the last push to gain traction among voters.

Rangpuri Pahadi: The demolition that allowed AAP to build
Thu, Feb 05, 2015

Rest arrive now with new road and sudden flurry of posters, but residents say AAP was with them throughout.

Kiran Bedi attacks Arvind Kejriwal: He doesn’t know policing
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

"I got no extra police when I was an IPS officer but I still managed law and order so well,” she said.

Archdiocese puts out a message: Vote carefully
Tue, Feb 03, 2015

Ever since the BJP has come to power, there is insecurity among minorities, especially the Christians.

Delhi polls: PM Modi calls himself ‘lucky’, says Kejriwal is ‘fooling’ people with his ‘innocent face’
Mon, Feb 02, 2015

"To be in government is a serious responsibility. It is about understanding the pains of the common man," said Modi.

Shah sells Modi dreams, says once here, we stay
Sat, Jan 31, 2015

Shah asked the crowd to decide if they wanted an “experienced” government or “wanted to experiment”.