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Bigg Boss 11 November 23 preview

Bigg Boss 11 November 23 episode preview: Hiten Tejwani won the luxury budget task. The team is asked to choose the best five performers.

Actor Christopher Plummer has five movies scheduled for release, including A Christmas Carol origin story called The Man Who Invented Christmas. And he has plans to work until the very end, literally.

Russell Simmons who has been accused by a model of sexual misconduct in 1991, has penned an essay in response, reiterating that the relationship was consensual and not violent. Read more details here.

Technology

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Samsung is working on a new Galaxy A5 and the phone appears to look like the flagship Galaxy S8.

An international team of researchers has developed micro-robots that could soon be used to diagnose and deliver drugs in hard-to-reach areas of the human body.

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Ribbed mussels could help improve water quality in urban and coastal locations by filtering out nitrogen, bacteria, microalgae and other contaminants, according to a study.

Delhi News

19 new departments in the offing: For Delhi BJP, a new office closer to HQ
19 new departments in the offing: For Delhi BJP, a new office closer to HQ

“The idea is to ensure that the party’s reach is as widespread as possible. We are doing this through formation of 17 cells as opposed to the earlier number which was 43,” Manoj Tiwari said

SC restrains Jaypee directors from alienating properties
SC restrains Jaypee directors from alienating properties

The court also allowed subsidiary firm Jaypee Infratech Ltd — which was ordered to deposit in court Rs 2,000 crore to refund home buyers — to do so in installments

Dressed as livestock traders, cops track down history-sheeter
Dressed as livestock traders, cops track down history-sheeter

The pig trader Kunduswamy, police team said, was a history-sheeter with over 12 criminal cases against him since 1985, and they were tasked with tracking him down

Centre tells SC: ‘NCT belongs to entire country, not just Delhi’
Centre tells SC: ‘NCT belongs to entire country, not just Delhi’

“Issue is: elected government has some executive powers in respect of which they can make laws, but they have to work in consultation with Lieutenant Governor,” said CJI Dipak Misra

Delhi: 4-year-old ‘sexually assaulted’ by classmate, police file rape case
Delhi: 4-year-old ‘sexually assaulted’ by classmate, police file rape case

A case has been registered under sections of rape and the POCSO Act, police said, adding that they have started their investigation.

Again, UD to disburse MLA LAD funds, not special body

DUDA was created by the AAP government in 2015 as the answer to the municipal bodies to ensure grassroots-level development and streamline disbursal of funds

Delhi Police arrests three contract killers, arms cache recovered
Delhi Police arrests three contract killers, arms cache recovered

According to police, the three men, Ajay Nagarwal, Shiv Raj and Singha Ram, were on the run after their involvement in a murder case surfaced

Released on bail, conductor held in Ryan school murder wants justice done
Released on bail, conductor held in Ryan school murder wants justice done

Ashok Kumar alleged that he had been “slapped and beaten” and made to confess to a crime he never committed

2 arrested for robbing, killing man in northeast Delhi
2 arrested for robbing, killing man in northeast Delhi

The police collected information of robbers who are active during night time. On the basis of a tip-off, two accused, Shadab alias Bablu and Vivek Mishra, were nabbed from near Jafrabad road on Tuesday, the police said.

Biodiversity parks along Yamuna in phased manner: DDA to NGT
Biodiversity parks along Yamuna in phased manner: DDA to NGT

The tribunal in January 2015 had directed DDA to develop biodiversity parks along Yamuna banks in the national capital so that the floodplains can be made spots of scenic beauty.

Delhi High Court pulls up DDA, north MCD over unused freight complex
Delhi High Court pulls up DDA, north MCD over unused freight complex

The purpose of the IFC is to act as a centre for off-loading and picking up wholesale goods by road and rail from and to other states to decongest the national capital.

India International Trade Fair: From Turkey to Afghanistan, sellers say GST hitting business, we won’t return
India International Trade Fair: From Turkey to Afghanistan, sellers say GST hitting business, we won’t return

With a nearly 50 per cent drop in business since last year, Hakan Karpuz from Turkey claimed he would not return to the fair next year

Traders shut shop to protest NGT decision on Sarojini parking
Traders shut shop to protest NGT decision on Sarojini parking

Maintaining that a fine of Rs 5,000 will be imposed on violators, the NGT directed shopkeepers and visitors to park their vehicles in the automated multi-level parking lot constructed by the New Delhi Municipal Council

Over two months on, conductor held in Ryan student’s murder granted bail
Over two months on, conductor held in Ryan student’s murder granted bail

Ashok Kumar was granted bail against a bond of Rs 50,000, with the court stating that lack of incriminating evidence and the fact that a juvenile has been apprehended for the crime were grounds for the decision

Future of cab sharing in doubt as Delhi government prepares policy on app-based taxis
Future of cab sharing in doubt as Delhi government prepares policy on app-based taxis

The Delhi government had, in July, said pooling of cabs would be deemed illegal once it implements its ‘City Taxi Scheme 2017’ — the draft rules it was preparing to “regulate taxi services, particularly those being run by cab-aggregators”, an official said

Supreme court hearing: Constitution gives Delhi govt no executive powers, says Centre
Supreme court hearing: Constitution gives Delhi govt no executive powers, says Centre

The ASG also rejected the charge that the L-G was acting on his own and sitting on files. Of the nearly 600 files that came to the L-G in the last three years, only three were referred to the President due to difference of opinion, he said

Health Ministry asks Haryana government to probe Fortis overcharging claim
Health Ministry asks Haryana government to probe Fortis overcharging claim

The girl, Aadya Singh, had died of dengue-related complications in September. The family has alleged that they were billed about Rs 15.6 lakh for a two-week hospital stay, including for 611 syringes and 1,546 pairs of gloves

Delhi: Five-man gang busted for cloning cheques
Delhi: Five-man gang busted for cloning cheques

The five accused were arrested in a joint operation by the Delhi Police and UP STF

Greater Noida: BJP worker shot dead by party leader’s cousins, says Cops
Greater Noida: BJP worker shot dead by party leader’s cousins, says Cops

According to police, Sagar Sharma was shot dead near Dronacharya Temple in Dankaur around noon on Monday

Lodge FIR against PVR: Gurgaon court to police
Lodge FIR against PVR: Gurgaon court to police

PVR Ltd stated that the company offered it a multiplex space in a project meant to be developed in the city but, it was later discovered, the group had “misrepresented facts” and the contract was hence terminated for “non-fulfillment by Elan”

Man forcibly married minor: Police use fake FB profile to lure accused, nab him
Man forcibly married minor: Police use fake FB profile to lure accused, nab him

“She said in her complaint that the accused would not feed her and would force himself on her. He also beat her,” the officer said

Bindapur: Huge cache of arms recovered, Delhi police probe how men flew under radar, got Aadhaar to rent room
Bindapur: Huge cache of arms recovered, Delhi police probe how men flew under radar, got Aadhaar to rent room

“They were involved in three cases, including a murder case that took place in Banur in September. The cases were registered in Derabassi, Banur and Zirakpur,” Mohali SSP Kuldeep Singh Chahal said

Bindapur: Five contract killers held after 30-minute shootout with police, one manages to flee
Bindapur: Five contract killers held after 30-minute shootout with police, one manages to flee

The five men — Deepak, Sumit, Tiku, Kirshan and Sumit — are associated with the Lawrence Bishnoi-Sampat Nehra gang, which is based out of Punjab. The sixth accused has been identified as Deepak

Delhi’s Women and Child Development Department services to go online
Delhi’s Women and Child Development Department services to go online

An official said with the launch of e-district portal, applicants will be able to apply for the department’s different services online

Seizure of demonetised notes: Delhi HC sends nine to judicial custody
Seizure of demonetised notes: Delhi HC sends nine to judicial custody

Seven people were intercepted by an NIA team in Connaught Place in central Delhi as they were carrying 28 cartons filled with demonetised Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes in four vehicles, the NIA had said.

Delhi enjoys special status among Union Territories, but is not a state: Centre tells Supreme Court
Delhi enjoys special status among Union Territories, but is not a state: Centre tells Supreme Court

“When the power is not vested in you (AAP government), how can you exercise it? To spend money, you got to have some in your pocket,” said Additional Solicitor General Maninder Singh

Continue restricting outdoor activities for children: Govt to parents
Continue restricting outdoor activities for children: Govt to parents

The government restricted outdoor activities in schools and asked parents to follow the same at home when the pollution level in the city touched alarming levels earlier this month.

Delhi HC calls for mapping of dengue affected areas in city
Delhi HC calls for mapping of dengue affected areas in city

The bench also said that carrying out the mapping would also help in better monitoring of those areas and prevention of the spread of vector-borne diseases

AIIMS corruption: Central Vigilance Commission closed cases involving senior members, says whistleblower
AIIMS corruption: Central Vigilance Commission closed cases involving senior members, says whistleblower

IFS officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi, who is seeking a probe against Central Vigilance Commissioner K V Chowdary, has sent has shared the details of seven cases with the President’s office

Ryan International murder case: Bus conductor Ashok Kumar gets bail
Ryan International murder case: Bus conductor Ashok Kumar gets bail

Gurugram Police had claimed that Kumar tried to molest Thakur and killed him with a knife when the 7-year-old resisted.

Pradyuman Thakur murder case: CBI files status report on Ryan International School’s owners bail plea
Pradyuman Thakur murder case: CBI files status report on Ryan International School’s owners bail plea

Ryan International School owners – founder Augustine Francis Pinto, MD Grace Pinto and CEO Ryan Pinto — had earlier got a temporary reprieve from arrest after the Punjab and Haryana High Court granted them anticipatory bail.

PIL to remove encroachments: Can Hanuman statue be airlifted to fix traffic issue, asks Delhi HC
PIL to remove encroachments: Can Hanuman statue be airlifted to fix traffic issue, asks Delhi HC

“Consider if the statue can be airlifted. Speak to the Lieutenant Governor… In the US, entire skyscrapers are shifted as a whole,” the bench said. The court also said that if civic bodies can “at even one place show that the law was being enforced, the mindset of the people of Delhi would change”.

Delhi: 10 women held for trade fair thefts
Delhi: 10 women held for trade fair thefts

Additional DCP (New Delhi) Kumar Ganesh confirmed the development. Explaining their modus operandi, a police source said, “They look for crowded halls and steal small items like purses and mobile phones, making use of the rush.”

Govt gets 12-acre plot for bus depot in Rohini
Govt gets 12-acre plot for bus depot in Rohini

Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot tweeted, “Happy that DDA is handing over possession of 12 acres of land in Rohini today. Hope DDA will hand over more land parcels immediately so that government can get more buses and augment public transport (sic).”

Delhi: Teacher steps out to answer call, shot dead
Delhi: Teacher steps out to answer call, shot dead

According to police, Deepak stayed with his family in northwest Delhi’s Tajpur village. He had been working as a guest teacher at the school since July this year.

Family protests over Rs 15 lakh hospital bill
Family protests over Rs 15 lakh hospital bill

Ajey Maharaj, head corporate communication, Fortis Hospital said, “All standard medical protocols were followed and all clinical guidelines were adhered to.”