‘Delhi’s class 8, 10 students perform better than national average’

‘Delhi’s class 8, 10 students perform better than national average’

Friday, 27 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The National Achievement Survey 2021 data showed that Delhi is behind the national average in performances in three subjects — languages, math and environmental studies (EVS) —at the primary level and has registered a dip in performances since 2017. However, at the class 8 level, it bucked the national trend...

Woman plots own abduction to extort money from brother

Friday, 27 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police has arrested a 38-year-old woman for allegedly plotting her own kidnapping to extort money from her brother. Police said that she also converted her voice into a male voice with the help of an app and sent a recording asking for ransom to her brother. Police said the...

Delhi gets three automated driving test tracks

Thursday, 26 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

To facilitate those who are unable to spare time during the day to take a test for obtaining a driving licence, the Delhi Government has started three automated driving tracks where people can do so in the evening, an official said on Wednesday. Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot inaugurated the...

Biomass-burning, not firecrackers, cause of post-Diwali pollution: Study

Thursday, 26 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

A study conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi found that biomass-burning emissions, rather than fireworks, drive the poor air quality in the national Capital during the days following Diwali.  The study titled "Chemical speciation and source apportionment of ambient PM2.5 in New Delhi before, during and after the...

2 juveniles planning to kill Neeraj Bawana’s father apprehended

Thursday, 26 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

Two juveniles, who were planning to kill the father of jailed gangster Neeraj Bawana, were apprehended by the police in Delhi’s outer north district. To establish their supremacy in outer Delhi area and to take command over the extortion racket, gangs of Neeraj Bawania and Jitender Gogi target members of rival...

Delhi, UP cops nab Gogi-Deepak gang’s man

Thursday, 26 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

After a brief exchange of fire, the Delhi Police’s Special Cell in a joint operation with its counterpart force of Uttar Pradesh has nabbed a member of the Jitender Gogi-Deepak Boxer gang from outer Delhi's Narela Industrial Area. The accused has been identified as Sandeep alias Bassi. He sustained a bullet...

Govt makes it mandatory for DTC officials  to undertake at least one journey per week

Thursday, 26 May 2022 | SR | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Government has made it mandatory for Transport Department and DTC officials, from Group A and B, to undertake at least one journey per week in the city’s public buses. “All these officers have been directed to submit their feedback on buses and public transportation services in the city,” said...

Newly-inducted e-bus breaks down

Thursday, 26 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Hours after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal flagged off 150 new electric buses on Tuesday, one of the e-buses broke down due to an increase in the vehicle's temperature beyond the specified limit. However, the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) clarified that the bus stopped because of an in-built security feature and...

State Editions

CM gives checkmate tips to chess players

27 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

Two held for impersonating in CISF exam

27 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

Maharani Hosp gets burn unit

27 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

CM acts, ensures edu for distraught girl

27 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

Jashpur DM sets up panel to probe assault on doctors

27 May 2022 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

Mega health camp for children today

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