48 fresh malaria cases reported in first week of September

48 fresh malaria cases reported in first week of September

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

nAt least 48 fresh cases of malaria have been reported in the national Capital in the first week of September, taking the total number of people suffering from the disease to 202 till September 7 this year. According to the report released by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on Monday,...

Father held for honour killing

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In a suspected case of 'honour killing', a 50-year-old man, along with his friend, was arrested for allegedly killing his daughter. The incident had taken place in July this year at northwest Delhi's Adarsh Nagar area. Father was opposed to his daughter's affair with a man with whom she wanted to...

Global tender for rapid rail coaches floated

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | GAYATHRI MANI | NEW DELHI

Construction wing of the 'High Speed Rapid Rail' for the first prioritised corridor is going in full swing as the National Capital Regional Transport Corporation (NCRTC) has floated 'global' tender for the rapid rail coaches designing, manufacturing, supply, testing, commissioning and comprehensive maintenance of standard gauge coaches under the Make...

4 held while trying to drill hole in gold company office for robbery

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi police has arrested four criminals who were planning to commit burglary on the premises of Manappuram Gold Finance Limited in North West Delhi area. Police said the accused, who had taken a godown on rent situated behind the Manappuram office in Singalpur village in Shalimar Bagh area, were...

CM, Jain inaugurate Acharya Bhikshu Hospital’s new block

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Health Minister Satyendar Jain laid the foundation of new block in Moti Nagar's Acharya Bhikshu Hospital. With this expansion of the hospital, the bed strength will increase to 420 which is 150 at present.  According to the Delhi Government, the construction work of...

Min to sponsor edu of poor girl who cracked NEET

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Social Welfare Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam, who has been credited with the success of 'Jai Bheem Mukyamantri Free Coaching Scheme', on Monday announced to bear the education cost of the 19-year-old Shashi, daughter of a daily wager, who has secured admission to the Lady Hardinge Medical College here...

32-yr-old flier wearing 81-yr-old look arrested

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) officials have arrested a 32-year-old man impersonating as octogenarian at Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) on Sunday. The accused, identified as Jayesh Patel (32), a resident of Ahmedabad in Gujarat, had coloured his hair and sported a white beard that made him look like an...

DU teachers’ group writes to V-C, seeks action against appointment of guest teachers

Monday, 09 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A group of Delhi University (DU) teachers has written a letter to the Vice-Chancellor (VC) on Sunday seeking his action on the appointment of guest teachers violating the rules of University Grants Commission (UGC). According to the guidelines, a college or the university appoints a guest teacher, when the permanent lecturer...

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