Ashram-DND flyover extn opens for heavy vehicles
The Ashram-DND flyover extension has now been opened for heavy vehicles after the low-hanging high-tension wires were lifted to a safe level. Delhi Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Atishi said the successful lifting of these wires has allowed all vehicles to use the route without any restrictions. “The movement of heavy vehicles...
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Fire exchanged between Bajrang Dal workers, cattle smugglers; FIR registered30 May 2023 | Staff Reporter
DU rejigs UG admission norms for ECA, sports seats30 May 2023 | Staff Reporter
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Rain, wind, overcast skies turn Delhi weather pleasant
A fresh spell of rains, gusty winds and overcast skies turned weather pleasant in the national Capital on Monday, with the India Meteorological Department’s Regional Forecasting Centre saying heatwave conditions are unlikely to return to the Capital till June 4. Winds gusting up to 50 kmph swept the Capital on Monday...
Sahil never indulged in brawl with anyone in locality, claims landlord
Sahil, the 20-year-old youth who brutally killed his “girlfriend”, was an “ordinary man” who kept to himself and never indulged in any argument or fight with anyone in his locality, said his landlord. The Delhi Police arrested Sahil from Bulandshahr on Monday, a day after he killed a 16-year-old girl by...
Teen girl’s parents seek capital punishment for killer
The parents of the teenage girl who was stabbed and bludgeoned to death by a youth in northwest Delhi claimed they were not aware if she had any acquaintance with the accused and demanded capital punishment for him. Police said the victim, and the accused, 20-year-old Sahil, were in a “relationship”...
Two PWD officials get jail term for contempt over conservation of trees
The Delhi High Court has sentenced two PWD officials to simple imprisonment for contempt in view of their “recalcitrance” to follow the law and court orders in relation to conservation of trees in the Chittaranjan Park area. The judge opined that there was a consistent disregard in compliance of these orders,...
DUSU announces internship scheme for 1000 students
Delhi University Student Union (DUSU) on Sunday announced its student internship scheme aimed at providing experiential learning opportunities to more than 1,000 students. The summer internship 2023 programme, which coincides with the momentous centenary of the university, offers an unparalleled chance for undergraduate and postgraduate students, including students studying in the...
NGT orders SC panel, CPCB, DPCC to probe illegal dyeing units
The National Green Tribunal has directed the Supreme Court-appointed monitoring committee, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) to look into illegal dyeing units in the national capital and to jointly file an action taken report on the compliance status in respect of the...
‘Moderate liquor consumption no ground to reject insurance claims’
The district consumer grievances redressal forum in a recently passed order said moderate consumption of alcohol cannot be used as grounds to reject medical insurance claims. The Forum directed New India Assurance Company Limited to reimburse complainant Giani Ram Saini (51) `1,28,677 which was incurred by the complainant on his...