BJP begins preparations for early Delhi polls

BJP begins preparations for early Delhi polls

Sunday, 16 June 2019 | Sapna Singh | NEW DELHI

The Bharatiya Janata Party has begun preparations for the early Assembly Polls in the national Capital. Sources in the BJP said Assembly elections,  scheduled for February, 2020, could be rescheduled for October-November this year along with Assembly polls in States like Maharashtra, Haryana and Jharkhand. Preparing the ground for the elections,...

Nepali citizen held for skipping court proceedings: Police

Sunday, 02 June 2019 | New Delhi | STAFF REPORTER

A Nepali citizen, allegedly involved in many robbery cases, was arrested Saturday after being declared a proclaimed offender for skipping court proceedings, police said.  According to a senior police officer, Deepak Bahadur and his accomplice Vishal were arrested in 2015 for allegedly robbing Rs 30 lakh from an officer in Pitampura....

KS Dhatwalia assumes additional charge of director general of IIMC

Sunday, 02 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Senior Indian Information Officer (IIS) KS Dhatwalia on Saturday assumed additional charge of the post of Director General of Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) here.   Dhatwalia, a 1984-batch officer of Indian Information Service (IIS), is at present Principal Director General (Research and Training) in the Ministry of Information and...

Kejriwal making 1984 victims homeless: Tiwari

Sunday, 02 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief and Member of Parliament (MP) from north east constituency Manoj Tiwari alleged that Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is making 1984 ant-Sikh riots victims homeless. Quoting Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) statement about rehabilitation of victims, Tiwari said that ruling reign had promised to provide education and...

Aqua Line Metro rail frequency all set to increase from June 3

Sunday, 02 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NOIDA

Aqua Line metro trains will be available every 7.30 minutes during rush hour and every 10th minute during non-rush hours on weekdays from June 3, its operator Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) announced Saturday. At present the trains ply at an interval of 10 minutes during peak hours (8 am-11...

Fire breaks out in NDMC building, no casualty reported

Sunday, 02 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A fire broke out on the second floor of New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) building in Connaught Place on Saturday. Six fire tenders rushed to the spot. No injuries have been reported, said Delhi’s chief fire officer Atul Garg. Only a smoke followed by fire occured at AHU, kitchen portion 2nd...

EWS reserved category implemented hurriedly: DU teachers to HRD Min

Sunday, 02 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi University Teachers on Saturday submitted a memorandum to the Minister of Human Resources Development (MHRD) Ramesh Pokhriyal saying that the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) reserved category has been implemented hurriedly without keeping the teachers belonging to the ‘General’ category faculties working as ad-hoc teachers for years in view. The...

7 Cong LS poll candidates from Delhi miss key meet

Sunday, 02 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

None of the Congress’ seven Lok Sabha election  candidates from the national Capital attended the Saturday meeting of a party committee on examining the poll debacle in Delhi. The meeting of the Delhi Congress’ probe committee was attended by some leaders, including two district presidents of the New Delhi parliamentary constituency,...

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