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50:50 Sena’s post-poll artifice, asserts Shah

50:50 Sena’s post-poll artifice, asserts Shah

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

Breaking his silence for the first time over the Maharashtra impasse, BJP president and Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday rejected the Shiv Sena’s claim that it was promised rotational chief ministership. He said the Shiv Sena had simply come up with post-electoral conditions that could not be accepted. Seeking...

Air pollution in Capital on wane, still ‘very poor’

Air pollution in Capital on wane, still ‘very poor’

Wednesday, 06 November 2019 | Sapna Singh | NEW DELHI

After days of soaring levels of pollution, air quality in Delhi improved slightly from “severe” to “very poor” category with Air Quality Index (AQI) 367 on Tuesday. This was the first time when levels of Suspended Particulate Matters (SPMs) — PM10 and PM 2.5 recorded “poor” and “very poor” with 278...

Lawyers beat cop, passersby  in Saket courts, strike work

Lawyers beat cop, passersby in Saket courts, strike work

Tuesday, 05 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Two days after a clash between the Delhi Police and lawyers at Delhi’s Tis Hazari Courts complex, a group of lawyers allegedly thrashed an on-duty Delhi Police officer and passersby in South Delhi’s Saket Courts complex on Monday. The lawyers allegedly broke the signboard of the police post on the court...

HC orders judicial probe into Tis Hazari clash; 1 ASI suspended

HC orders judicial probe into Tis Hazari clash; 1 ASI suspended

Monday, 04 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A day after clash between Delhi Police personnel and lawyers inside Tis Hazari court complex in North Delhi, the Delhi High Court on Sunday ordered a judicial enquiry by one of its retired judges into the incident. On the basis of the findings in a preliminary enquiry conducted by a police...

Pak tiddis intrude India, wreak havoc on farmers

Pak tiddis intrude India, wreak havoc on farmers

Sunday, 03 November 2019 | Rajesh Kumar | New Delhi

There is a different kind of intruders coming from across the borders targeting lakhs of hectare of agricultural crops with farmers left high and dry. Villages adjoining India and Pakistan border spread across Rajasthan, Punjab and Gujarat are witnessing an assault on the crops by locusts (tiddis). Despite all efforts by...

Cong, NCP mull support to Sena as Mahayuti staggers

Cong, NCP mull support to Sena as Mahayuti staggers

Saturday, 02 November 2019 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Raut threatens to explore alternative Govt, BJP Minister  warns of Prez Rule The political posturing between the saffron alliance partners over the sharing of power in Maharashtra continued on Friday as Shiv Sena spokesperson Sanjay Raut said that if it so desired his party could form its Government and senior BJP...

Doyen of trade union movement Gurudas Dasgupta is no more

Doyen of trade union movement Gurudas Dasgupta is no more

Friday, 01 November 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

Senior Communist leader and veteran CPI parliamentarian Gurudas Dasgupta died  after prolonged illness at his South Kolkata residence on Thursday. He was 83 and is survived by his wife Jayashri Dasgupta and a daughter. Dasgupta, a former MP from Panshkura and Ghatal constituencies of West Midnapore, died of heart attack at...

Farm fires share in Delhi’s air pollution shoots to 35%

Farm fires share in Delhi’s air pollution shoots to 35%

Thursday, 31 October 2019 | Sapna Singh | NEW DELHI

AAP to protest against Punjab, Haryana on stubble burning today As contribution of stubble burning to Delhi’s pollution on Wednesday increased to 35 per cent — the season’s highest — Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday requested Haryana, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh Governments to provide machinery to farmers to stop...

Sunday Edition

Cleaning Delhi’s Air An Ethical and Economic Dilemma

10 November 2019 | Dr Manish Kumar Shrivastava | Agenda

Beyond Time and Space

10 November 2019 | Dr Asha Goswami | Agenda

Loving your own space

10 November 2019 | Sarita Mathur | Agenda

We need love to exist

10 November 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Stay alert to keep mind in shape

10 November 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Ayodhya judgment: Reasons & resolution

10 November 2019 | PNS | Agenda