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HC spends Rs 6,000 per hearing: report

February 11, 2009 1:50:29 am

The Delhi High Court spends over Rs 6,000 to hear each case in a span of four minutes and five seconds,and it will take another 466 years to cover the backlog of litigation at the Capital’s highest court.

Plans to build ducts for road repair work,wiring

February 11, 2009 1:49:32 am

With the Commonwealth Games slated for next year,the New Delhi Municipal Council wants all unsightly wires,water/sewerage lines and road-digging work for repairs and relaying out of sight in the New Delhi area - for the next 20 to 30 years.

Tie-up planned with Delhi Police for better security,disaster management

February 11, 2009 1:47:51 am

With security being of utmost priority in the Capital during the 2010 Commonwealth Games,the New Delhi Municipal Council has decided to tie up with the Delhi Police to ensure safety in the areas under its jurisdiction.

CP renovation behind schedule,to be completed in two phases

February 11, 2009 1:45:49 am

The Connaught Place renovation project,to be taken up again by the New Delhi Municipal Council next month,might now not be completed in time for the 2010 Commonwealth Games,fear officials.

NDMC annual budget charts course for Games

February 11, 2009 1:27:28 am

With the date set for the 2010 Commonwealth Games fast approaching,the New Delhi Municipal Council’s annual budget for 2009-10...

Annual debating festival at SRCC

February 11, 2009 1:26:06 am

The annual debating festival at the Sri Ram College of Commerce,Delhi University,will test the skills of the speakers with various competitions lined up during the four-day event.

Delhi Metro only railway with UN specified energy saving system in place

February 11, 2009 1:24:58 am

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation is the world’s first railway system to have a Clean Development Mechanism...

Children find their space with ‘Aale-Bhole’

February 11, 2009 1:24:19 am

The first edition of Aale-Bhole,a magazine published by the Sarv Shisha Abhiyan...

Now,garbage to produce electricity,cooking gas

February 11, 2009 1:23:43 am

At its new landfill sites,the Municipal Corporation of Delhi plans to generate electricity,cooking gas,organic manure and bricks from the waste generated in the city.

BSNL’s cable service delayed,to start in Mar

February 11, 2009 1:23:08 am

The much-awaited Internet Protocol Television service of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited,which was to be launched from the month of January has now been delayed by another two months.

Ferozeshah Kotla area in for facelift

February 11, 2009 1:22:00 am

After Darya Ganj,the second stretch on the Heritage Circuit will be from Delhi Gate to ITO,covering Ferozeshah Kotla and Khooni Darwaza,besides other buildings of interest on the Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg.

‘Include fats in your diet for a healthy body’

February 11, 2009 1:21:20 am

With several distinctions under his belt,Medical Superintendent of Dyanand Medical College and Hospital...

13 laptops stolen from shop in Model Town Ext

February 11, 2009 1:20:09 am

Thirteen laptops were reportedly stolen from an electronic shop in Model Town Extension area last evening.

NDMC has a health plan for the green cover: a tree ambulance

February 11, 2009 1:19:51 am

In its annual budget presented on Tuesday,the New Delhi Municipal Council had something for all those “living” in its limits.

PGI technicians on edge,threaten mass leave

February 11, 2009 1:18:34 am

After failing to reach any consensus with the hospital authorities,the PGI’s Medical Technologist Association (MTA) observed a two-hour dharna followed by a candlelight procession from Panjab University to Sector 17 Plaza on Tuesday. Terming it as a “wake-up call” for the authorities to act on the demands raised by the technologists,the MTA,however,said emergency services were […]

Green Park encounter: absconding Satte gang member held

February 11, 2009 1:18:04 am

The South district police arrested an absconding associate of the Satya Prakash alias Satte gang on Tuesday evening.

Cong councillor’s son shot dead in Ghaziabad

February 11, 2009 1:16:54 am

Congress councillor Vir Singh Choudhary’s 23-year-old son was allegedly shot dead by the sons of a former Congress councillor in Ghaziabad on Monday.

Slowdown effect: stores pull out of high-end malls

February 11, 2009 1:14:51 am

Reeling under high rents and with the economic slowdown turning shoppers conservative,many of the stores that had opened less than a year ago at Delhi’s newest malls — Select Citywalk and MGF Mall — are now shutting down.

Can’t we have a public transport system for HC,asks chief justice

February 11, 2009 1:13:45 am

Why can’t we have a public transport system for the High Court? Can't we use buses rather than our cars to reach the court?

‘Terror in the Valley has torn apart its youth’

February 11, 2009 1:11:19 am

A group of 27 students,in the city as part of the India Sadbhavana tour from Kashmir,believe that terrorism in the Valley has torn apart its youths.

CM goes complaining to Home Ministry against L-G,police

February 11, 2009 1:09:52 am

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has sought Home Minister P Chidambaram’s intervention to “pre-empt deliberate efforts to dilute powers of the elected representatives” before the Commonwealth Games.

In police records,Sene gen secy’s Delhi address is BJP leader’s house

February 11, 2009 1:05:53 am

Amid claims by the saffron outfit Sri Ram Sene that it has no ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party,Newsline has learnt that the general secretary of the outfit resides in Delhi with a former Member of Parliament of the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Majority of health workers have chronic backache,says study

February 11, 2009 1:00:59 am

A study conducted by two researchers has brought to light the high prevalence of lower backache as a common occupational problem among nurses.

Legal eagle in the making

February 11, 2009 12:59:37 am

After earning the sobriquet of ‘Dholi’ from her peers,Kirandeep Kaur has proved her mettle in studies and music.

Driven by debt,man commits suicide

February 11, 2009 12:59:24 am

A 35-year-old autorickshaw driver committed suicide by hanging himself at his residence on Sunday.