DU receives only one admission application from transgender candidate

DU receives only one admission application from transgender candidate

Tuesday, 25 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi University has received only one admission application from a transgender candidate. In 2018 there were applications from transgender aspirants but none of them enrolled for regular courses.  The varsity had introduced the “other” category in its admission forms in 2015 but there have been no admissions to the regular...

Amar Colony traders meet BJP leader against sealing

Tuesday, 25 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Residents of Amar Colony - Old Double Storey met Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary Kuljeet Singh Chahal to address their grievances pertaining to ongoing sealing drive at Pradesh office on Monday. Traders of the area said Environment Protection Control Authority (EPCA) is sealing the establishments on the pick and...

Gold worth Rs 1 cr seized at IGIA

Tuesday, 25 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Customs Official at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport have seized gold worth more than Rs 1 crore in three separate incidents in last four days.  In first incident, customs officials have seized gold worth Rs 34 lakh from a toilet at Delhi international airport. “A cleaner found a packet wrapped...

Labour dept served notice on Placement Agency Bill

Tuesday, 25 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Seeking action against the illegal placement agencies operating in the national Capital, Delhi Commission for Woman (DCW) on Monday issued a notice to Labour Department on the Placement Agency Bill. The DCW stated that the city has become a hub of human trafficking and unregulated private placement agencies functioning in...

Rain likely today, temp to drop, predicts IMD

Tuesday, 25 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi will witness rain and strong winds from Tuesday morning onwards as per the predictions of Indian meteorological Department (IMD).  On Monday, the mercury in the national Capital dropped considerably owing to light rainfall, easterly winds and a western disturbance. The city recorded a high of 35.4 degrees Celsius, two notches...

Gang leader held for shooting at national judo player over turf

Tuesday, 25 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police has arrested a 23-year-old man for allegedly firing at a national level judo player and gang rival in outer Delhi’s Ranhola area early this month. The accused has been identified as Monu (23), a resident of Vikaspuri. He was active on Tiktok. According to Dr Ajit Kumar Singla,...

26-year-old dentist held for celebratory firing in Shahdara

Tuesday, 25 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police has arrested a 26-year-old dentist in connection with the celebratory firing incident which got viral on social media. On June 22, a video got viral on social media in which some people were seen involved in open firing in the air at Muskan Chowk, near Shyam Lal...

Man rapes, kills minor; nabbed after 10 days

Tuesday, 25 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police has arrested a 28-year-old man who had allegedly raped and then strangled a seven-year-old to death in outer Delhi’s Narela area. The incident had occurred on June 14. The accused Imran a resident of Swarn Jayanti Vihar, Tikri Khurd, after offering ‘frooti’ took the girl to a sewage...

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