Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014

Sumegha Gulati

Correspondent

As Gaza burns, Palestinians in India don cloak of mourning
Tue, Jul 29, 2014

Mood in india reflects the mourning in gaza, where toll from the israeli offensive has crossed 1,000.

ASI official away on London tour, house burgled, Rs 7 lakh worth of jewellery, gold medals stolen
Thu, Jul 24, 2014

A worker was deputed to take care of the house in their absence.

Doors open, packed Metro races between stations
Fri, Jul 18, 2014

Driver forgot to close doors, signal panel was on bypass mode; he is suspended after uproar.

In a first, CBSE asks schools to celebrate Sanskrit Week
Wed, Jul 16, 2014

CBSE has asked the Directorate of Education of various states to celebrate Sanskrit Week in their schools from August 7-14 this year.

Tughlaqabad Fort set for facelift as ASI begins repair
Wed, Jul 16, 2014

ASI is also putting up stone benches at the fort so that the visitors can rest.

HC orders Police chief to investigate Rs 200-crore theft
Mon, Jul 14, 2014

The money was stolen by cloning ATM cards.

Back from Iraq, stranded in Patna
Sun, Jul 13, 2014

Workers provided no rail, bus tickets or even money for food, water.

From war-torn Iraq to loan woes at home
Sat, Jul 12, 2014

200 workers who were rescued from Iraq say they are happy to be free.

HC blast case: Juvenile sent to correction home for 3 yrs
Thu, Jul 10, 2014

The accused was among the six people arrested for masterminding the high-intensity blast outside Delhi HC.

CBI ‘picks up’ victims’ fathers
Tue, Jul 08, 2014

It was found that the Victims' fathers had distributed money to their neighbors and relatives.

INTACH out, ASI to restore monuments at Lodi Gardens
Mon, Jul 07, 2014

Lodi Gardens is home to eight monuments belonging to Sayyid and Lodi dynasties.

CBI ‘picks up’ fathers of victims
Mon, Jul 07, 2014

Probe agency refuses to confirm

Badaun Rape-Murders: CBI ‘picks up’ fathers of victims
Mon, Jul 07, 2014

CBI officials refused to confirm why the fathers of the victims were picked up.

Mandi House Metro station takes load off Rajiv Chowk, Central Secretariat
Sat, Jul 05, 2014

Average daily footfall at Rajiv Chowk, Central Secretariat stations down by 1.5 lakh in just one week.

No space, so National Museum displays priceless artefacts out in the open
Wed, Jul 02, 2014

As a result, the museum foots a bill of Rs 5 crore every year for heightened security.

4 Metro stations closed after civil services aspirants hold protests
Sat, Jun 28, 2014

Protesters said a change in the exam pattern favoured applicants from English-medium background.

Central Secretariat-Mandi House stretch to ease Rajiv Chowk load
Thu, Jun 26, 2014

The two stations will be inaugurated by M Venkaiah Naidu, who will flag off the first train from Mandi House at 9.30 am on Thursday.

We never thought kites, nests would trip overhead wires, says Sreedharan
Wed, Jun 25, 2014

Former DMRC chief speaks on frequent snags, resulting in disruption of Metro services in capital

Snag in Metro’s Blue Line leaves 8 lakh stranded
Sun, Jun 22, 2014

Metro commuters stranded for nearly two hours on Saturday afternoon, after services on the Blue Line were stopped due to a snag.

Shia Muslims protest violence, volunteer to go to Iraq
Thu, Jun 19, 2014

As the maulana addressed the crowd and urged them to “morally support” Iraqi Shia Muslims, he was greeted with loud cheers, with many youth proclaiming to lay down their lives for the “cause”.

Insurance firm told to pay Rs 21L for fire in garment factory
Tue, Jun 17, 2014

The consumer commission also found it “strange” that the claim amount was enhanced “without giving reasons” from Rs 2.59 lakh to Rs 5.24 lakh.

The city fails them
Mon, Jun 16, 2014

In Delhi, urban transport has undergone a sea change in the last decade. But how accessible are the Delhi Metro, DTC buses and the railways to the differently abled?

3 yrs on, Fatehpuri masjid restoration moves at snail’s pace
Sat, Jun 14, 2014

The main mosque was made water-proof to prevent water ingress and seepage that could further damage the structure.

Mandi House, Janpath stations under Metro Phase-III to open next week
Thu, Jun 12, 2014

The Mandi House station is a part of the extension till Kashmere Gate and will be an interchange station catering to the Blue Line and the Badarpur line.

2 mosques burnt in riot-hit Mewat village, curfew on
Tue, Jun 10, 2014

Curfew has been clamped in the area where paramilitary and police personnel have been deployed in strength.

Chinese minister takes time out to savour Indian culture
Mon, Jun 09, 2014

Foreign Minister Wang Yi visits National Museum, shows keen interest in the collection at Buddhist Gallery.

Woman found living with dead mother cured, ready to go home, says IBHAS
Thu, Jun 05, 2014

Institute approaches court after her ex-husband and daughter refuse to take her back home.

Hit by storm, repair on Humayun’s Tomb dome begins
Mon, Jun 02, 2014

The damaged portion will be repaired by the end of next month.

National Museum brings out trail books for children
Thu, May 29, 2014

The books will be available at the ticket counters of the museum for Rs 25 each from next week.

Sharif prays at Jama Masjid, visits Red Fort
Wed, May 28, 2014

In day packed with meetings and talks, Pak PM makes time to call on former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Koirala nephew: Modi good for China ties, can put Nepal back on Silk Route
Tue, May 27, 2014

Responding to how his secular party will match BJP’s right-wing ideology, Koirala said Nepal “would adopt a pragmatic view” if the issue ever cropped up.

Delhi poll panel seeks NGO help to enrol the homeless, sex workers
Sat, May 24, 2014

The project is one of the special drives launched by the DEC ahead of fresh Assembly Elections in the city.

Woman whose son was murdered to get Rs 1-cr insurance
Sat, May 24, 2014

State consumer commission rejects insurance company’s plea that policy had been taken with fraudulent intention.

22 yrs on, children of Partition refugee declared owners of mother’s house
Thu, May 22, 2014

The consumer court also ordered the DDA to issue a ‘no dues’ certificate to the siblings and pay them Rs 25,000 as compensation.

CAT asks railways to appoint visually impaired candidates
Wed, May 21, 2014

Nearly 10,000 visually challenged candidates appeared for 7,386 vacancies.

Diagnosed ‘sick’ by MCI, medical college now in the line of ASI fire
Thu, May 15, 2014

At the heart of the issue is a 13th century baoli belonging to the Tughlaq era that was constructed by Feroz Shah Tughlaq after he came to power in 1351.