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Tuesday, January 28, 2020



Heavy rains lash Delhi, hailstorm predicted in evening

January 28, 2020 11:04 am

The weatherman has predicted thunderstorm and hailstorm in parts of Delhi towards the evening.

Delhi: Three Indians isolated over coronavirus suspicion, had recently visited China

January 28, 2020 1:07 pm

A confirmed case is yet to be discovered in India but patients have been hospitalised in several cities, including Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune on suspicion of the novel coronavirus.

Delhi: Brazil President finds mention in CP protest

January 25, 2020 9:03 am

Demonstrators also held placards saying ‘#NoBolsonaro’, referring to the Brazillian president, who arrived in Delhi Friday on a four-day visit to India.

Vote keeping welfare of your family in mind: Arvind Kejriwal to opposition party supporters

January 22, 2020 3:03 pm

Arvind Kejriwal said the entire Delhi should vote on the basis of development done in the education and healthcare system.

Dense fog engulfs Delhi; temperatures likely to dip in next few days

January 22, 2020 9:07 am

Delhi fog, weather: 22 trains were running late due to low visibility in the Northern Railway region.

Journey for next 5 yrs begins today, must knock on every door: Kejriwal

January 21, 2020 7:19 am

On Monday, as Kejriwal — now a two-time Delhi Chief Minister — embarked on his first roadshow ahead of the Assembly polls from Valmiki Sadan.

Arvind Kejriwal's 'guarantee card' promises 24x7 power supply, clean water

January 19, 2020 2:52 pm

Safe travel for women, quality healthcare and free bus ride for school students were among the "ten guarantees" promised by Kejriwal. "We will plant more than two crore trees to make Delhi green," the card reads.

The colourful dissent: When Shaheen Bagh, Jamia become a canvas for protest

January 19, 2020 4:59 pm

As the sit-in at one of the prominent anti-CAA protest sites continues in the capital, the different kinds of artworks and installations continue to send out the message of resistance.

NSA in Delhi: What the L-G’s notification says, what it really means

January 18, 2020 1:58 pm

Given the daily protests in the national capital against the new citizenship law, the NPR, and the proposed NRC, the order triggered apprehensions on Friday night that a crackdown was imminent. Delhi Police officers have, however, clarified that the order is routine, and is issued periodically.

Explained: Delhi has 2 lakh new teen voters; here's where they are being added

January 18, 2020 11:43 am

Out of Delhi’s 70 constituencies, the highest additions in the electoral rolls can be seen in the bordering constituencies located in North Delhi, South West Delhi and southeast Delhi.


Delhi pollution: AQI remains in 'severe' category

November 03, 2019 9:25 am

Delhi’s air quality index (AQI) continued to remain in the ‘severe’ category Saturday and stood at 480 at 8 am, according to data by the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR).

Safdarjung Tomb gets its fountains back after decades

September 17, 2019 1:19 pm

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

August 21, 2019 6:57 am

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

July 22, 2019 7:02 am

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

October 22, 2018 1:29 pm

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

May 16, 2018 1:53 pm

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

May 08, 2018 1:28 pm

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

June 02, 2016 7:24 pm

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

May 23, 2016 10:17 pm

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

April 26, 2016 12:14 pm

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.


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

November 22, 2018 11:52 am

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

November 14, 2018 8:37 am

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

November 12, 2018 9:37 am

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.

August 27, 2018 12:33 pm

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

A foodie's guide to Jail Road

August 20, 2018 12:01 pm

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

August 10, 2018 1:26 pm

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

A foodie's guide to DU's North Campus

July 19, 2018 8:43 am

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

July 04, 2018 2:50 pm

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

Hard Look: How havelis representing the heritage of Delhi are disappearing

May 06, 2018 7:37 pm

How havelis representing the heritage of old Delhi are disappearing because of neglect.