January 29, 2009 12:22:55 am

Quest is a project conducted by The Indian Express in schools in and around Delhi. It covers more than 50 schools in Delhi and NCR.

January 29, 2009 12:15:23 am

The Delhi Police plans to include former Army jawans and officers in its commando unit for better reaction in emergency situations in these days of heightened security.

January 29, 2009 12:13:29 am

Prof Shivaji Panikkar is in the news again. The M S University teacher,who was suspended following the Faculty of Fine Arts controversy involving a student named Chandramohan,has been appointed for the Professor Chair in Indian Arts at the Faculty of Fine Arts,Jamia Millia Islamia.

January 29, 2009 12:12:13 am

The Delhi Police describes its ace Crime Branch officers as “hardliners”,who are unable to deal with women’s issues.

January 29, 2009 12:10:19 am

The Tehkhand Housing Project — an ambitious Rs 450-crore venture by the Delhi Development Authority to overhaul slums — suddenly finds itself without an important file that had compiled documents essential for the project’s completion.

January 29, 2009 12:09:10 am

A day after he joined work,a domestic help at multi-crore land scam accused Ashok Malhotra’s house in Mukherjee Nagar was found dead on Wednesday morning.

January 29, 2009 12:06:30 am

The Delhi government on Wednesday allowed private schools in the city to increase tuition fees by a maximum of 20 per cent,or Rs 500,thereby ending weeks of speculation on a possible steep hike.

January 28, 2009 11:49:26 pm

An internal feud already raging over selection of candidates for the Pune Lok Sabha seat,the city BJP unit is now staring at the widening gulf with alliance partner Shiv Sena,on whom it is counting for support during the Lok Sabha polls.

January 28, 2009 11:47:51 pm

With late marriages and couples staying far away from each other being part for the course these days,the age bar on a woman’s ‘obstetric career’ has pierced the 30-year-mark.

January 28, 2009 11:42:15 pm

This marks the beginning of the end for the ‘Pune Pattern’,where the NCP had joined hands with the Shiv Sena and the BJP in the Pune Municipal Corporation.

January 28, 2009 11:40:37 pm

A chartered accountant or company secretary looking at being elevated to chief finance officer or chief executive office has some help at hand.

January 28, 2009 11:38:45 pm

Even as the economic crisis is hurting the global auto industry,the story in Pune seems different. In a matter of a week,the auto industry here has grabbed investments over Rs 130 crore.

January 28, 2009 11:31:38 pm

It is rare that a rickshaw ride ever makes for special memories for most passengers. But,for the hundreds who have hired Rajinder Kumar’s rickshaw,they remember him for something more than just the ride.

January 28, 2009 11:29:48 pm

Contrary to its name Chaura Bazaar is not chaura (wide) any longer. However,the market that is over hundred years old stands as a testimony to the growth of the city into a business hub of the state.

January 28, 2009 11:27:39 pm

Punjab Governor General (retired) S F Rodrigues arrived late at the state-level Republic Day function in the city and in his absence Chief Secretary Ramesh Inder Singh had to hoist the national flag at SCD Government College on Monday morning.

January 28, 2009 11:25:23 pm

The Operation and Maintenance cell and building and roadways of the Municipal Corporation need better co-ordination so as to save the MC money and also to ease the problems of commuters.

January 28, 2009 11:22:22 pm

Vikas Garg is the new Deputy Commissioner of Ludhiana. Presently posted as the Patiala deputy commissioner...

January 28, 2009 11:20:20 pm

Though the Punjab Agricultural University discourages farmers from burning straw in their fields,it does not believe in practicing what it preaches.

January 28, 2009 11:17:48 pm

In yet another good day for the Indians at the Gurgaon International Open Grandmasters Chess Tournament...

January 28, 2009 11:16:23 pm

The All India Inter-school Polly Umrigar Trophy has been recognised by the Board of Control for Cricket in India for the first time this year.

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