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Pay pinch: State resident doctors threaten stir over paltry stipend

July 22, 2009 1:29:58 am

Over 3,000 resident doctors from medical colleges across the state have decided to go on an indefinite strike starting Thursday,over the issue of pay.

Rain may spoil celestial spectacle

July 22, 2009 1:26:35 am

Preparations for viewing the total solar eclipse on Wednesday at the Surat Airport have been completed,but the presence of clouds could prove to be a dampener,according to experts.

Modi’s image as popular leader gets dented

July 22, 2009 1:21:06 am

The ruling BJP’s defeat in the Junagadh Municipal Corporation polls maybe considered as a wake-up call for the party in the state.

Priest sentenced to 10-year RI for raping minor

July 22, 2009 1:10:28 am

A city court sentenced a temple priest to ten years rigorous imprisonment for sexually assaulting a minor girl.

Truck rams into police bus,five cops hurt

July 22, 2009 1:07:27 am

Five Rajasthan policemen suffered injuries after the bus they travelling in was hit by a truck in Maurice Nagar area of North Delhi on Monday night.

Implement proposals to make city beggar-free: HC to govt

July 22, 2009 1:06:30 am

Dissatisfied with the steps taken by the NCT government to check the menace of beggars in the city...

City witnesses rains in some areas

July 22, 2009 1:05:00 am

After the blink-and-you-miss-it drizzle these past few days,it rained substantially in some parts of Delhi on Tuesday — though the day temperature remained above normal.

Metro mishap: Victims seek damages,file petition in High Court

July 22, 2009 1:04:10 am

Eleven victims of the accident at the Metro construction site in Zamrudpur filed a petition in the Delhi High Court on Monday demanding damages from Gammon India Limited...

Minor fire breaks out at Gurgaon housing complex

July 22, 2009 1:02:37 am

A minor blaze was reported at the Raheja Atlantis,a residential complex in Sector 31 here on Tuesday morning.

Intellectuals discuss ‘cultural policy’

July 22, 2009 1:01:08 am

A day-long seminar on “Framing a Cultural Policy” was organised by the arts and literature group Kalaikoodam at India International Centre on Tuesday.

Metro to issue parking passes to regular passengers

July 22, 2009 1:00:03 am

Regular Metro users can now hope to be relieved of their parking woes at Metro stations and have access to designated parking slots.

PWD assesses state of streetlights; to light city roads before 2010

July 22, 2009 12:59:04 am

Public Works Department minister Rajkumar Chauhan made rounds of the city on Monday evening to check on the state of streetlights in South Delhi.

‘Civic body can take up more Games projects’

July 22, 2009 12:55:26 am

The Municipal Corporation of Delhi reiterated on Tuesday that its Commonwealth Games projects were on schedule.

Green areas suffer as Noida changes land-use

July 22, 2009 12:53:39 am

While the New Okhla Industrial Development Authority may have faced criticism over the construction of Mayawati’s grand park project in front of Sector 15-A,that is not all that the authority has done to affect greenbelt areas of the city.

MCD to beautify Paharganj area

July 22, 2009 12:51:19 am

Buoyed by the success of a pilot project,the Municipal Corporation of Delhi is about to embark on a high-profile project to change the face of Paharganj.

Capital avenue: Govt thinks local to green city’s roads

July 22, 2009 12:46:00 am

If all goes according to plan,Delhi will soon have more tree-flanked thoroughfares of the kind that presently characterise Lutyens’ Delhi.

Voluntary screening blows the lid off Tihar’s HIV status

July 22, 2009 12:42:38 am

Last year,Tihar Jail became the first and only prison in the country to start screening prisoners for HIV/AIDS.

Father-son,engineering student among four killed as truck crushes car on NH-8

July 22, 2009 12:41:15 am

Four persons were killed in an accident on NH-8 near Manesar around 1.30 am on Tuesday.

Proposal to use tin walls to bulletproof Games venues

July 22, 2009 12:40:10 am

To strengthen security for the Commonwealth Games,twin rings of tin sheets are likely to be put up along the Yamuna Sports Complex - one of the venues for the upcoming Commonwealth Games 2010.

Games on right track: Federation chief

July 22, 2009 12:38:20 am

While concerns over tight deadlines and security for the 2010 Commonwealth Games remain,Mike Fennell,President of the Commonwealth Games Federation,said on Tuesday that he was happy with the progress made by the government.

IG Stadium not ready,wrestling trial event moved out of Delhi

July 22, 2009 12:28:52 am

Two months after construction delays pushed the Commonwealth shooting championships back by four months,the organisers seem to be struggling with further delays.

Chasing off-shore dreams

July 22, 2009 12:26:43 am

They are siblings but there is no brotherly love when they take to the football field. They both love the game but admit they are clueless about the state of Indian football.

City braces for high tides & heavy rain,with prayers on lips

July 22, 2009 12:20:03 am

Come Wednesday,and Mumbai will be praying to the rain gods to spare it from heavy downpour till Sunday.

Kasab’s lying on info source,will probe: jail superintendent

July 22, 2009 12:18:17 am

Even as Ajmal Kasab informed the court on Tuesday that a jail official who was guarding him inside his solitary confinement cell housed inside the Arthur Road Jail had told him that Pakistan had accepted him as a national...

Security lessons for builders,from police chief

July 22, 2009 12:16:21 am

It was the first public address of city police commissioner D Sivanandan after his recent visit to Israel to learn more about counter measures on terror.