Centre told to clear its stand on marital rape

New Delhi, Jan. 29 -- The Delhi high court on Friday asked the Union government to clarify whether it intends to withdraw its previous stand on criminalising marital rape, in view of its present stanc... Read More

Day temperature rises as Capital soaks up the sun

New Delhi, Jan. 29 -- The maximum temperature rose by a degree or two in most parts of Delhi as the Capital witnessed a clear sky for the second consecutive day on Friday and the India Meteorological ... Read More

'Jan 26 violence, NE riots national security matters'

New Delhi, Jan. 29 -- The Centre and Delhi's lieutenant governor (LG) have defended the decision to appoint special public prosecutors in cases related to last year's violence during a tractor rally o... Read More

BJP assets account for 69% of all national parties combined: ADR report

New Delhi, Jan. 29 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has declared 69% or Rs.4,847.78 crore of the total Rs.6,988.57 crore of assets declared by seven national political parties for 2019-20, accordin... Read More

'Many people change parties before polls....we have to fight the good fight'

New Delhi, Jan. 28 -- When former Union minister RPN Singh resigned to join the BJP this week, many observed that Rahul Gandhi's closest colleagues in the Congress party had now abandoned him. Rajasth... Read More

Uphaar fire: Delhi HC reserves order on Ansals' plea seeking suspension of jail term

New Delhi, Jan. 28 -- The Delhi high court on Thursday reserved its order on the pleas by real estate barons Sushil and Gopal Ansal who sought a suspension of their seven-year jail term in the Uphaar ... Read More

Warmer day for Delhi as Capital finally gets some sunshine

New Delhi, Jan. 28 -- Daytime was significantly more comfortable in Delhi on Thursday, with residents treated to a sunny day - a relative rarity for the city this January, which has seen the Capital s... Read More

BJP releases second list for U'khand polls, drops 3 sitting MLAs

New Delhi, Jan. 27 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday denied tickets to three sitting legislators as it released its second list of nine candidates for the Uttarakhand elections. Those ... Read More

Now, file FIRs for thefts, burglary online, say cops

New Delhi, Jan. 27 -- In a first, the Delhi Police has started a service to allow first information reports (FIR) to be registered online in the event of house thefts and burglaries in the city. Resi... Read More

Delhi adds 7.5k cases as testing hits 12-day high, 10.6% positive

New Delhi, Jan. 27 -- The Covid-19 test positivity rate in the Capital remained largely unchanged on Wednesday, even amid a sharp uptick in testing which pushed new cases up, showed data from the stat... Read More