Con IPS officer held for stalking, duping woman

Con IPS officer held for stalking, duping woman

Monday, 18 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Claiming himself  as an Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, a 30-year-old man was arrested from Rohini for allegedly stalking and duping a woman on the pretext of providing her a Government job. The accused has been identified as Rajkumar, a resident of Kirari in the outer skirts of Delhi. According to...

Passing percentage of Class 10,12 of CBSE Govt schools drops: Report

Saturday, 16 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The passing percentage of Delhi schools in class 10 and 12 of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) board examinations has come down, reveals a report released by a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) on Friday. The passing percentage of Class 10th has been dropped from 92.44 per cent in 2016-17 to...

Govt’s DIP asks depts to remove Govt ads

Saturday, 16 March 2019 | PTI | NEW DELHI

Delhi’s publicity division DIP has asked various departments to remove advertisements funded by the Government after the model code of conduct came into effect on March 10. The Directorate of Information and Publicity (DIP) has also directed the departments to form teams to inspect its premises and remove any such advertisements...

10 cr first-time voters excited to cast vote this year

Saturday, 16 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The announcement of General Elections has generated excitement among the young voters who have enlisted themselves this year. Excited about their prospect for electing the Government of their choice, the young brigade wants more development in the country and more opportunities of jobs should come to them in the coming...

Counting, staff training centre inspected in Gzb

Saturday, 16 March 2019 | SP Singh | GHAZIABAD

Gearing up for the Lok Sabha polls scheduled in phase-1 on April 11 in Ghaziabad, city District Magistrate (DM) and Uttar Pradesh police Deputy Inspector General (DIG) on Friday inspected the counting centre and staff training centre in the city. They ensured the safety and security of voting machines.  “DM Ritu Maheswari...

Traders’ body to boycott Chinese goods on Holi

Saturday, 16 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Angry over China’s  refusal to vote in favour of a resolution moved at United Nations (UN) Security Council to declare Jaish-e Mohammad chief Masood Azhar as global terrorist, the traders of Delhi decided to boycott the Chinese goods on this Holi. The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has also announced...

BSES discoms to supply adequate power to meet demand in summer

Saturday, 16 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Following the summer season around the corner, arrangements have been firmed up by BSES discoms to source adequate electricity to meet the power demand of over 42 lakhs consumers in national Capital. These arrangements include long term ‘Power Purchase Agreements’ (PPAs)  and banking arrangements with other states including Himachal Pradesh,...

AAP workers burn manifesto of BJP, seek full Statehod

Saturday, 16 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Ahead of the Lok Sabha election, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as a part of its campaigning  once again burnt the manifesto of  Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of 2014 Lok Sabbha elections. Demanding full Statehood, the volunteers and AAP MLA’s protested against the BJP by burning its manifesto in all...