Monday, Mar 02, 2015
K K Sharma to be the next Chief Secretary of Delhi

K K Sharma to be the next Chief Secretary of Delhi

KK Sharma's name was one of those suggested by the Delhi government to the Centre.

Give me Goa Chief Secy, let officers not decide: CM to Rajnath

Give me Goa Chief Secy, let officers not decide: CM to Rajnath

Arvind Kejriwal has now proposed the name of K K Sharma, Chief Secretary of Goa.

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A note authored by Bhushan and Yadav also emerged, detailing “concrete steps” that the party must take in future.

Two petitions filed by agents and fleet owners operating in Mumbai and Nashik respectively.

After the forest department stopped giving spot permissions, Sasan Gypsy Association threatened to go on strike.

Budget earmarked Rs 3.40 crore for the Nirbhaya Fund, to be used for the upkeep of security of women.

8 injured 52-year-old driver held for starting fire in order to spite his estranged wife, children: Police

On completion, Phase-III will add 140 km to the existing operational network stretching over 190 km.

PWD, on Saturday, was told to be “ready” in case any changes or additions were required.

Note has suggestions & questions for party and also reveals that there are “two camps” & inner conflict in AAP.

Fadnavis said that Jaitley has kept his promise to help Mumbai develop through enhanced allocations in infra sector.

Subrata Bakshi replaced Roy as the all-India party general secretary.

The package was announced over and above the recommendations of the 14th Finance Commission.

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat also stressed on the need for a SJM’s strong presence in Bengal.

'These wages likely to worsen conditions of poverty and malnutrition among tea plantation workers.'

The only project proposed for UP is in PM's constituency of Varanasi — a Cultural World Heritage site.

Kailash Chaurasia was found guilty of manhandling and extending criminal threat to a postman in 1995.

Currently, the total number of H1N1 virus patients stands at 569 in Uttar Pradesh.

Prima facie, the object did not appear to be an explosive or a radioactive substance.

Sources said Ashish Khetan will be the vice-chairman of the commission.

Meets Uddhav Thackeray, says ready to discuss Bill with Anna Hazare and Sharad Pawar too

Letter sent to Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari informing him of the change.

State’s overall tally that had dropped from 2006 peak of 2,376 to 1,297 in 2013, shot up to 1,965 in 2014.

Sources said at a day-long meeting of the AAP two days ago, discussions were held on which MLAs could be accommodated in these government bodies.

In the three-hour long meeting, senior officers gave Kejriwal a presentation on the different aspects of policing in Delhi.

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

Trial runs began last December, rail safety clearance awaited.

On February 20, siblings, both employed as domestic help, hanged themselves at the latter’s residence.

Fire at Deonar dumping ground, around 5,000 sqm area affected.

HC order to review his eligibility criteria to hold post stayed.

National convener and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia were absent from the meeting.

Social activist Govind Pansare was shot dead in Kolhapur earlier this month.

Kataria is the second top BJP politician after party president Amit Shah who was chargesheeted by CBI.

It has proposed a reduction of about 8 percent in the approved tariff for consumers using more than 300 and 500 units.

In August last year, corporation had informed court that population of stray dogs in city was around 8,700.

The Archbishop of Kolkata, Thomas D’Souza, said he was in talks with several organisations so that a protest rally can be held soon against Bhagwat’s remarks.

The state’s growth rate for this fiscal has been estimated at five per cent, while the national average was 4.7 per cent.

Speaker asserts dominance, members take oath in Bhojpuri to Sanskrit.

Stages walkout citing govt inaction in containing disease.

The matter was raised during the Question Hour by Congress member Anugrah Narain Singh.

For routine autopsies, investigating officers can directly approach hospitals.

Three of BJP would have to stand up for their place as the opposition.

Charan Singh, 40, was operating in Rajender Park area of city from his counter in Radha Krishan Hospital.

The new guidelines have brought in 122 more private hospitals which can treat H1N1 cases.

The daily challenges the much praised or much maligned city police face.

'They must appoint officer who can work on their behalf for various follow-ups.'

No more suicide attempts by patients since hospital hired counsellors and psychiatrists in Nov last year.

Won’t allow an inch of Aarey Colony land for commercial development, says Khadse

The fourth video, recorded as fresh evidence, was found on the same phone.

Delhi Police team had detained Panja shortly after he arrived at the Kolkata airport from Bangladesh.

Son of a businessman originally from Bihar, Haque got attracted to RSS after Modi government came to power.

Capital Talk
Painting on the Wall

Painting on the Wall

A few international artists have converted empty walls and blank spaces into vibrant canvases.

 

‘Words & Images’ showcases published and unpublished drawings of three illustrators.

Strokes and Stories

Artist Faig Ahmed stretches fabric of his imagination as he weaves digital patterns into his carpets.

Singapore opens a window to the hybrid culture of Peranakan Chinese settlers through an exhibition in the city.

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200 Pak nationals stranded at IGI after snag diverts plane
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Second Tihar notice to BBC for Dec 16 rapist interview
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K K Sharma from Goa is Delhi chief secretary
K K Sharma from Goa is Delhi chief secretary

K K Sharma, a 1983 batch AGMUT-cadre IAS, has held various posts including post of secretary PWD during 2009.

No more drain-clearing funds to civic bodies if rains cause water-logging
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Original settlers will be able to get house title for Rs 10,000
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Bid to sabotage AAP, says Sanjay Singh
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Three photographers explore moods and moments of acid victims, the Yamuna and the Kokrajhar riots.

K K Sharma to be the next Chief Secretary of Delhi
K K Sharma to be the next Chief Secretary of Delhi

KK Sharma’s name was one of those suggested by the Delhi government to the Centre.

Attempts being made to remove Kejriwal as national convenor, says AAP
Attempts being made to remove Kejriwal as national convenor, says AAP

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Yogendra Yadav calls stories about crisis in AAP imaginary, baseless
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17 additional trains in Delhi Metro from Monday
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Scolded for not studying, girl jumps in front of train
Scolded for not studying, girl jumps in front of train

Her mother scolded her for browsing social networking sites on her phone instead of studying for the exam.

Dwarka plant to supply water from March 16
Dwarka plant to supply water from March 16

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