Court to pronounce judgement on Jan 18

Court to pronounce judgement on Jan 18

Thursday, 16 January 2020 | PTI | NEW DELHI

A Delhi court on Wednesday fixed January 18 for pronouncing judgement in the sensational 2013 case of gang rape of a five-year-old girl in east Delhi. Additional Sessions Judge Naresh Kumar Malhotra deferred the verdict which was likely to be pronounced today. Two persons — Manoj Shah and Pradeep — are...

Sisodia slams BJP over cut in education budget

Thursday, 16 January 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Senior AAP leader Manish Sisodia launched a frontal attack against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over their policy of reducing the education budgets both at the Centre and in other BJP-ruled States, saying that the Delhi Government's budget on education is 26 per cent which is highest not only in...

AAP list contradicts party ideology: Goel

Thursday, 16 January 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Senior Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) leader Vijay Goel on Wednesday said the Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) list of candidates for the Delhi Assembly election contradicted Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's assertion that corruption, crime, character and communalism were non-negotiable for him.  Goel claimed that many candidates in the list announced by the...

First Noida CP Alok Kumar takes charge

Thursday, 16 January 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, Alok Kumar, took charge as the first Commissioner of Police of the newly-formed Gautam Buddh Nagar commissionerate on Wednesday. The Uttar Pradesh Government had on Monday announced switching to the commissionerate system of policing for Lucknow and Noida, giving magisterial powers to the top...

Cold winds from hills bring mercury down

Wednesday, 15 January 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

The national capital witnessed a drop in the maximum temperatures on Tuesday due to cold winds blowing in from the hills, the weather department said. The city recorded a low of 10.5 degrees Celsius, three notches above the normal, and a maximum of 17.7 degrees Celsius, two degrees below the normal...

Tenders floated for construction of 3 stations

Wednesday, 15 January 2020 | GAYATHRI MANI | NEW DELHI

The construction of the  Rapid Rail (Delhi-Ghaziabad-Meerut) in the sections of national Capital has gathered speed as the implementing agency National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) has floated tenders for the construction of the three stations — New Ashok Nagar, Sarai Kale Khan and Anand Vihar — falling in the...

3 hurt in G’gram’s Lohri celebration shooting, 1 held

Wednesday, 15 January 2020 | Parvesh Sharma | Gurugram

Three persons sustained bullet injuries after five men gatecrashed a Lohri celebration at Sector 40 in Gurugram late on Monday night and opened indiscriminate fire on the crowd upon being confronted. One of the accused has been arrested, the police said on Tuesday. Chander Mohan, the deputy commissioner of police (East),...

AAP failed to spend 46% education Budget: Cong

Wednesday, 15 January 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Congress president Subhash Chopra on Tuesday released a "Postmortem Report" on education model of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government, saying that 46 per cent of education Budget has remained unspent by the Government. Addressing the media, Chopra said that if the Delhi Government education model was applied in other...

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