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Flier held for smuggling Rs 33L gold at IGIA

Flier held for smuggling Rs 33L gold at IGIA

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

nDelhi Customs officials have arrested a 57-year-old man for allegedly trying to smuggle in gold worth about Rs 33 lakh at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport. According to a senior Customs official, the accused was intercepted after his arrival from Bangkok on Tuesday.  “A detailed personal and baggage search of the passenger...

JNUTA calls partial rollback of fee hike cosmetic

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Days after the students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) protested against the proposed hostel fee hike, JNU Executive Council (EC) in a meeting held outside the University campus on Wednesday decided to partially rollback the hike in hostel fees. A representative of the JNU Teachers’ Association (JNUTA), said, “We will issue...

Delhi-NCR schools shut for two days

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In the wake of severe pollution level, the Delhi Government on Wednesday announced that schools in the national capital will be closed on Thursday and Friday. Also, all schools in Ghaziabad, Noida will be shut for two days, said officials. The decision came after the Supreme Court-mandated anti-pollution authority Environment Pollution...

MCDs harassing people over pollution: Cong

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Congress president Subhash Chopra on Wednesday accused the officials of Delhi Government and BJP-led municipal Corporations of entering in the houses of people forcefully in the name of checking pollution-causing industries and also collecting money illegally. He alleged that in the guise of shutting down polluting industries, officials were not only...

In brief

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | PNS

SPA named Institution of National Importance New Delhi: Planning and Architecture (SPA) has been declared as the ‘Institution of  National Importance’ by Central Government on Thursday. The university has further marked its annual convocation programme where 11 PhDs and 349 graduates participated. About 224 are postgraduate and 125 are undergraduate received...

AAP’s Dhokha Diwas on Nov 16

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Accusing the BJP of “betraying” residents of unauthorised colonies in the national Capital, AAP on Wednesday announced to hold ‘Dhokha Diwas’ on November 16 across all the Assembly constituencies with the slogan of ‘Dhoka Nahi, Registry Do’. AAP Delhi Convener Gopal Rai said that the leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party...

Even rich people visiting Mohalla clinics, claims CM

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Asserting that the Government healthcare system in Delhi is on a par with the private sector, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said even rich people, who can afford treatment at private hospitals, are visiting Mohalla Clinics run by his Government and this showed their faith in Delhi’s healthcare...

Metro Phase IV work to begin by Nov-end

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is going to start the construction of first corridor of Phase IV- Janakpuri West-RK Ashram Marg (extension of Magenta Line) by the end of this November. The DMRC on Wednesday, awarded the first civil contract for the work of 28.92 km long section with...

State Editions

Suspense continues over AJSU-BJP tie-up

14 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Man killed over witchcraft suspicion in Gajapati

14 November 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Cong decries officers’ no reply to their letters

14 November 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

46K found ineligible KALIA beneficiaries

14 November 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Assembly stalled over violence against women

14 November 2019 | PABITRA SENAPATY | Bhubaneswar

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