IIT-Delhi to propose measures  to control air pollution in city

IIT-Delhi to propose measures to control air pollution in city

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | PTI | NEW DELHI

The Indian Institute of Technology Delhi is working for the Central Government to devise a plan detailing what action should be taken and at what time for controlling air pollution in the city. IIT Delhi, which has a Centre of Excellence for Research on Clean Air, to take up research to...

Capital to get all women polling booths in LS polls

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | GAYATHRI MANI | NEW DELHI

In order to empower women,  the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Delhi has decided to set up all women polling booths containing only women staff for the first time in the national Capital. Further, ahead of the General Elections, the election commission will also provide transport facility for the physically disabled...

AAP not in talks with Cong: Rai

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Turning down all speculation regarding alliance with the Congress in Delhi, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Gopal Rai on Monday said his party is not in talks with the Congress and it will contest all seven seats in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections on its own. Rai said AAP national convener...

Woman conspires with paramour to kill her parents, held

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police on Monday arrested a woman and her lover for allegedly murdering her middle aged parents. The accused woman and her paramour had stuffed middle aged couple body in different suitcases and dumped in a drain after they refused to hand over their property situated  in outer Delhi's...

Inter-State burglars gang busted

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | SR | New Delhi

With the arrest of seven accused, including two receivers of stolen items, Delhi Police on Monday claimed to have busted an inter-state gang of burglars known as 'Rajan Gang' in national Capital. After their arrest the sleuths of Delhi Police in Dwarka district have solved 18 cases of burglary and...

MCG sanitation app gets 900 complaints

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | Parvesh Sharma | GURUGRAM

The Swacchta app launched recently by the Gurugram Municipal Corporation (MCG) to deal with sanitation woes is getting a tremendous response. As of now, the app has received 900 complaints so far. The app was launched by the civic body to allow citizens to submit their complaints relating to sanitation issues...

Noida Patrol Unit to curb street crimes in twin city

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Gautam Buddh Nagar police has formed Noida Patrol Unit (NPU) to curb street crimes in the twin cities of Noida and Greater Noida, lying on the border of Uttar Pradesh, Delhi and Haryana. The special unit will be equipped with modern gadgets such as body-mounted cameras and utility belts tied...

Man cheat people of Rs 1.6 cr, arrested after three years

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A 35-year-old man has been arrested after three years by the Delhi Police for allegedly cheating people of Rs 1.6 crore on the pretext of selling agricultural land at a low rate in Madhya Pradesh. The accused has been identified as Kuldeep Khare, a resident of Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh. He...