DMRC to run metro trains powered by solar energy

DMRC to run metro trains powered by solar energy

Friday, 19 April 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In a bid to save energy and electricity, the Delhi metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) will run metro trains powered by the solar energy as the DMRC has started receiving solar power from the Rewa Solar Power Project from Thursday. On the first day, the corporation received 27 Mega Watts (MW)...

JJP announces candidates in Haryana

Friday, 19 April 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Days after alliance between Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Jannayak Janta Party (JJP), the duo party on Thursday announced that AAP  in Haryana will field its candidate from Ambala, Karnal and Faridabad. Meanwhile, on Thursday  JJP announced names of its candidates Bhiwani-Mahendragarh, Sirsa, Rohtak and Hisar seats. AAP and the Jannayak...

BJP seeks cancellation of PTM with Sisodia on April 20

Friday, 19 April 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

BJP National Secretary Sardar RP Singh has demanded the cancellation of mega Parent Teacher Meeting (PTM) being called by the Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia to be held on April 20, 2019. Singh has filed a complaint with Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) alleging that Sisodia will use the PTM...

2 held for supplying illicit liquor

Friday, 19 April 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Ahead of the general elections, the Delhi Police have intensified vigil to check supply of illicit liquor in the national Capital.  In two separate incidents, the police have seized a huge cache of liquor in North-East district and South-East district. The police of South-East District seized a huge haul of liquor...

Over 3.1L hoardings removed for model code of conduct violation

Friday, 19 April 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The office of the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) has removed a total number of 3,12,048 hoardings/banners/posters installed across the city since the model code of conduct came into force on March 10 for the Lok Sabha Elections 2019. Out of these, 30,533 are removed from New Delhi Municipal Council, 43,075 from...

Ajay files poll nomination in G’gram

Friday, 19 April 2019 | Staff Reporter | GURUGRAM

Former Haryana Finance Minister and Congress senior party leader in Haryana Captain (retd) Ajay Yadav on Thursday filed his nomination in the Gurugram constituency for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. While Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) candidate Rao Inderjit Singh is expected to file his nomination on Friday after a rally at...

BJP think tank eyes young voters in urban pockets

Friday, 19 April 2019 | Sapna Singh | NEW DELHI

With the launch of latest report on Anti-Satellite (ASAT), BJP think tank Public Policy Research (PPRC)  is aiming to attract new age voters in urban pockets of the nation.  According to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s rallies are gaining momentum on “Nationalism” talks across India. Launching the...

Gupta urges Baijal to take cognisance of changes in Waqf Board authorities

Friday, 19 April 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Senior Delhi Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) leader Vijender Gupta on Thursday urged Lt Governor Anil Baijal to take cognizance of alleged changes in financial powers of the Delhi Waqf Board authorities. Leader of Opposition, Gupta in the Delhi Assembly, charged that the changes gave “ample” power to chairman and member of...

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