Saturday, Oct 25, 2014
Hold your breath, Delhi air is 16 times worse than normal

Hold your breath, Delhi air is 16 times worse than normal

Delay in onset of winter will help clear the air faster, says pollution body official

Slum cluster gutted in Shastri Park area

Slum cluster gutted in Shastri Park area

In Bawana, Outer Delhi, firecrackers set off a heap of scrap and raw materials.

From Other Cities

After meeting Raj Thackeray, lone MNS MLA Sonawane says he will follow party chief’s instructions on BJP’s call.

Besides, the new government perhaps also wants to make a statement by holding the event in Haryana.

Intense lobbying is on for the 10 Rajya Sabha seats which will fall vacant on 25 November.

Sunil Mehra, a yarn dealer, said, “One can see Chinese blankets and quilts these days; they are cheaper than our Indian products.”

While this may be the first technology magazine, there have been many e-anks over the last couple of years.

No party has much to say on decrepit transport infrastructure, housing etc.

Tired of negotiating within the limits of their positions, some are now prioritising issues concerning state government departments.

Earlier, Rafiqul, a spokesperson of the All India United Democratic Front, said it was pointless to malign the entire madrasa system.

After 4 years, city’s chances of getting a minister look bright.

Accused claim she died of drug overdose; police wait for the post-mortem report.

Although the situation has been brought under control, a strong police presence continues to guard the tense village.

‘Ram Temple exists in Ayodhya, question now is of giving it grand shape’

Also followed were JCB machines and trolleys to lift the garbage.

Centre likely to give apex court a clear plan on Oct 28.

Capital Talk
City of Lights

City of Lights

Old Delhi markets treat festival shoppers to some history, dry fruits from Afghanistan, blue pottery diyas and gold-dust playing cards.

 

Urdu’s revival on the small screen and at festivals indicates resurgent popularity of the language

Faiz Wala Love

The Scottish Dance Theatre brings together a production by three contemporary choreographers, which patterns nature in various ways.

Violinist Anupriya Deotale, who will perform at the Delhi classical music festival, on learning to play the violin and creating her own style.

More From Delhi

Bharti offers MLA fund to make Malviya Nagar a free-WiFi zone
Bharti offers MLA fund to make Malviya Nagar a free-WiFi zone

After Khan Market and Connaught Place were turned into WiFi hotspots, Malviya Nagar might be next on the list.

DU set to offer courses in 8 Northeast languages
DU set to offer courses in 8 Northeast languages

DU’s media co-ordinator Malay Neerav said two train coaches will be reserved for teaching the courses.

Slum cluster gutted in Shastri Park area
Slum cluster gutted in Shastri Park area

In Bawana, Outer Delhi, firecrackers set off a heap of scrap and raw materials.

Lighting ups power demand

Raj said the peak demand this year was higher also because Diwali had arrived before the onset of winter.

Three fights over crackers: Woman dead, 18 injured

In North Delhi’s Civil Lines, two groups got into a scuffle on Thursday night over bursting firecrackers in the area.

Hold your breath, Delhi air is 16 times worse than normal
Hold your breath, Delhi air is 16 times worse than normal

Delay in onset of winter will help clear the air faster, says pollution body official

BJP chief meets Delhi transporters

Upadhyay was speaking at a programme organised by the Sanjay Gandhi Transport Nagar Federation

3 held for smuggling 18 pistols into Delhi
3 held for smuggling 18 pistols into Delhi

The three arrested were identified as Robin Singh (25), Dharmender Singh (25) and Inderjeet (22).

‘Marriage no excuse’: Delhi Court convicts man of raping woman he later wed
‘Marriage no excuse’: Delhi Court convicts man of raping woman he later wed

The order comes in a case whereby the woman had allegedly been raped by the man twice.

NCC cadets save woman from drowning in Yamuna
NCC cadets save woman from drowning in Yamuna

The woman fell off the DND flyover. The cadets, who were training in the river, saw her fall and rescued her.

Air quality deteriorates alarmingly in Delhi post-Diwali
Air quality deteriorates alarmingly in Delhi post-Diwali

Since 10 PM onwards, an upward trend was witnessed at all six air quality monitoring stations in Delhi.

220 fire-related incidents in Delhi on Diwali
220 fire-related incidents in Delhi on Diwali

Around 1,800 personnel of the Delhi Fire Services out of its total strength of 3,000 were on duty.

New Modi Mantra: Substitute non-essential imports, make them in India
New Modi Mantra: Substitute non-essential imports, make them in India

Instructs ministries to monitor all such imports and give quarterly status reports.

4 held for misbehaving with constables

The constables, Sunil and Vivek, were in the bus and got down to deal with the situation. They were in plainclothes.

Passenger held for assaulting immigration officials at airport

The accused, Joginder Singh, had been deported from England to Delhi for overstaying his visa.

Murder convict’s offence reduced to culpable homicide

Appeals in the case were filed in 2000, and two of the convicts died while the case was being heard.

Power discoms seek tariff hike, citing costlier fuel
Power discoms seek tariff hike, citing costlier fuel

Police team was staying at a lodge, suspect escaped through bathroom window

Gangster who fired at policemen arrested in Haryana

Police were on the lookout for Deepak as his name had emerged as one of the key conspirators during investigation.

B S Bassi announces Rs 1 lakh for information on cop killers
B S Bassi announces Rs 1 lakh for information on cop killers

The constable, Dharampal, was shot dead in a busy market place in Northeast Delhi’s Jaffrabad area on September 27.

330 schools asked to pay staff with interest, return excess fees

Govt Order comes after High court-appointed committee finds schools hiked fee ‘unjustly’.

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