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Woman beaten to death by landlord, his son on suspicion of theft in south Delhi

Goyal's brother, Mahesh Jindal, informed police on Saturday that she was beaten up by three-four persons.

Delhi’s last elephant Laxmi gets new home — and a new name

The elephant has been renamed Jasmine, “to help it shake off its ugly past."


Project for public good doesn’t mean uprooting residents: Delhi HC

Residents of 108 plots in Block 15 of Trilokpuri have to be relocated so that land is available for construction of a missing link in the Pink Line.

Get straw from other states to cover saplings: HC to Delhi

The court’s suggestion was issued after the forest department informed it that there was hardly any top soil in the Central Ridge and it was rocky and, therefore, not suitable for planting saplings in such huge numbers

Delhi BJP district president ‘slaps’ wife inside state office, stripped of post

Azad Singh, however, alleged his wife Sarita Chaudhary, who is also the former South Delhi mayor, abused and slapped him first.

Delhi constable arrested for ‘raping’ minor girl

Police said the girl, in her complaint, alleged that he took her to an isolated place on his motorbike and allegedly raped her after threatening with dire consequences.


Colour-coded stickers for cars: Anti-pollution watchdog raps AAP govt

While colour-coded stickers, mandated by the Supreme Court, indicate the fuel type used by a vehicle, tamper-proof HSRPs are aimed at preventing thefts and contraband activities through swapping number plates.

Delhi: RML performs its second multi-organ retrieval on man who died in accident

A neurological examination showed that the 22-year-old had suffered severe brain injury. He suffered a cardiac arrest and was revived. But his condition worsened, and he went into a coma. He was then declared brain stem dead.

Actress Isha Sharvani duped by 3 men who posed as Australian tax officers

The Cyber Crime Unit constituted a team under the supervision of Aditya Gautam (ACP, Cyber Crime) and arrested the accused within 24 hours of the actress filing a complaint.

Delhi cop ‘lets his kids use gun’, suspended

An inquiry has been initiated against the officer, said police.

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Safdarjung Tomb gets its fountains back after decades

The arches and minarets of the 18-century Mughal-era monument, the Safdarjung Tomb, now stand awashed in the light of 213 "technologically advanced LEDs".

Thousands evacuated in Delhi as Yamuna breaches danger mark

On Monday, CM Arvind Kejriwal said the water level in the river is likely to rise further with more discharge from the Hathnikund barrage by neighbouring Haryana.


Delhi's Safdarjung Tomb gets architectural illumination

To highlight the architecture of the 17th Century monument, including arches and minarets, 213 technologically advanced LED lights are being used. These will consume 62% less electricity as compared to conventional light fixtures.

Commuters in Delhi left stranded as auto, taxi unions go on strike

Auto-rickshaws and taxis in the national capital will be off roads in protest against the Delhi government’s policies on cab aggregators.

Heavy dust storm hits Delhi-NCR again, IMD issues warning for next four days

This dust storm was the second which hit the national capital and the adjoining region in last four days. Incidents of power cuts, fallen tress, fallen poles were reported from few parts of the national capital.

Thunderstorm alert across North India: Evening schools shut, Delhi metro to exercise caution

On Monday, the IMD issued an amber-coloured alert, signifying the level of caution, that is needed. There are four types of colour codes: green (no action), yellow (situation to be watched), amber (government agencies to be prepared for severe weather) and red (action needed).


10 staycations in and around Delhi you should definitely visit

Don't have time to go for a full-fledged holiday? Check out these staycation options to unwind on the weekend.

Delhi rain: Temperature drops in city, much-awaited respite for residents

A Dust storm accompanied with rain swept the national capital today bringing much-awaited respite to Delhiites from the oppressive heat.

Photos: Fire at Delhi's Natural History Museum, several exhibits gutted

The fire broke out early in the morning on the top floor of the museum, located in FICCI Building in Mandi House, where some repair work was underway.

Speeding Mercedes cuts short Siddharth's life, family waits for justice

Siddharth Sharma, a 32-year-old IT professional, was killed after being struck by a Mercedes in north Delhi’s Civil Lines area Monday.

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How much traffic the KMP Expressway, inaugurated by PM Modi, will cut: News in Numbers

The Kundli-Manesar-Palwal expressway is expected to help decongest the roads of Delhi and hence help cut down some of the pollution in the national capital. Here’s how much decongestion it is expected to lead to.

Mapping Delhi’s air quality, the week after Diwali: News in Numbers

A look at the Air Quality Index during the week after Diwali in Delhi shows the amount of damage firecrackers have done with a little input from stubble burning in Punjab.


Express Eye for Detail Ep 12: Two years of demonetisation, the Diwali mess and Faizabad renamed as Ayodhya

Two years on, The Indian Express learns that RBI did not approve of demonetisation and more about the week’s top stories in Express Eye for Detail episode 12.

You can now use your Delhi metro card to travel on the bus.

With this move, Delhi has become India’s first city to implement common mobility cards. See more:

A foodie's guide to Jail Road

Jail road was earlier known as the furniture market, but today it is largely associated for its food. Delhi Food Blogger shares his top 5 picks.

How safe children are in India: News in Numbers

Crimes against children have increased by 14% in India from 2014 to 2016. Take a look in today’s News in Numbers.


Kanwaria menace on the streets of Delhi

UP police has rose petals for Kanwarias as the Kanwar yatra comes to an end. But in Delhi, it has been a different story.

A foodie's guide to DU's North Campus

DU's North Campus is known for its great cafes and lounges and they serve some amazing food. It's pocket-friendly as well! We decided to try the 5 best dishes that they had to offer!

L-G versus Aam Aadmi Party: What the Supreme Court said

5 takeaways from the Supreme Court’s verdict on the AAP versus L-G power tussle.

L'opera: Inside the Kitchen

The Indian Express’s Shantanu David takes a peek into some of the most celebrated kitchens and bakeries around the city. In this segment we visit the famous boulangerie and Pâtisserie L’Opera.