Dy CM: NEP draft wishful, has no roadmap for implementation

Dy CM: NEP draft wishful, has no roadmap for implementation

Monday, 09 September 2019 | PTI | NEW DELHI

The draft for the Centre's National Education Policy (NEP) is a "good, wishful" document but there is no roadmap for how the changes will be implemented, according to Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia. Sisodia, who is also Delhi's Education Minister, said sans a step-wise implementation plan, the NEP may end...

MV Act: PUC centres to remain open till 10 pm

Saturday, 07 September 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

Witnessing heavy footfall and heavy traffic in and around the city pollution under check (PUC) certificates caused by increased fine under the new updated Motor Vehicle (Amendments) Act, Delhi Government has directed the test centres to remain open till 10 pm. The Delhi Transport Minister on Friday issued directions to the...

At workshop on role of technology, Hindi language highlighted

Saturday, 07 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

nThe Central Road Research Institute (CRRI) in association with the Ministry of Earth Sciences has organised a National Level workshop on the role of the Science and Technology in Development of basic infrastructure Development and challenges of 21st century Friday. The professors, engineers and architectures has also stressed upon the...

Conjoined twins get independent lives after surgery at AIIMS

Saturday, 07 September 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

As Jaga and Balia, conjoined twins from Odisha who spent over two years at AIIMS here undergoing complicated surgeries for separation of their heads left for their hometown on Friday,  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan lauded the team of doctors for the "rarest of the rare" surgery and asserted that...

Shehla booked for sedition over Kashmir tweets

Saturday, 07 September 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

Jammu and Kashmir People's Movement leader Shehla Rashid has been booked for sedition over her tweets alleging that the armed forces "tortured" civilians and "ransacked" houses in the Valley after Jammu and Kashmir's special status was revoked, police said on Friday. She has also been charged with spreading "fake news" with...

Kejriwal seeks Delhiites’ views to curb pollution

Saturday, 07 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

nIn order to reduce pollution in the national Capital during winter when stubble burning takes place in neighbouring States like Punjab and Haryana, the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday sought suggestions from people for steps to reduce the level of pollution in the city. Addressing the media, the Chief...

Delhi-Meerut RRTS work gains speed

Saturday, 07 September 2019 | GAYATHRI MANI | NEW DELHI

The National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) has begun pre-construction work on the 16-km long Delhi Rapid Rail Transit System (RRTS) section, part of Delhi Ghaziabad Meerut corridor. Tender has also been floated for 'Detailed Design Construction' (DDC) for three major stations Sarai Kale Khan, New Ashok Nagar and Anand...

MCD inspector thrashed by AAP MLA

Friday, 06 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

nAn inspector from the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) was allegedly thrashed by an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Akhilesh Pati Tripathi in North -West Delhi’s Adarsh Nagar area on Thursday, the police said. According to the police, they received a police control room call regarding a quarrel with MCD inspector...

State Editions

Punjab launches three-day polio vaccination drive

16 September 2019 | PNS | Chandigarh

Punjab appeals farmers to shun stubble burning

16 September 2019 | PNS | Chandigarh

IN Brief

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16 September 2019 | Nishu Mahajan | Chandigarh

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Pickle me pink

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