Kolkata homemaker arrested for smothering daughter hours after birth

India, Oct. 22 -- Lovely Singh, the Kolkata homemaker accused of killing her daughter at a private nursing home on Tuesday night hours after the child's birth, was arrested on Thursday, police said. ... Read More

Amarinder Singh questions Congress's secularism, accuses it of 'sheer political opportunism'

India, Oct. 22 -- Chandigarh Former Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh hit out at the Congress on Thursday for its "sheer political opportunism" in joining forces with the Shiv Sena in Maha... Read More

Turned down, stalker Delhi cop kills woman's husband

India, Oct. 22 -- A 32-year-old Delhi Police head constable, posted with the crime branch, has been arrested for allegedly hatching a conspiracy and hiring two "contract killers" to kill the husband o... Read More

Meetings on excluding Sunder Nagar, Bengali Market from LBZ in Delhi inconclusive

India, Oct. 22 -- The Delhi Urban Arts Commission (DUAC) on Thursday told the Delhi high court that two meetings held to review the Centre's decision to reject the panel's recommendation to exclude ei... Read More

Ruckus in North Delhi Municipal Corporation House over licence fee hike rollback

India, Oct. 22 -- The North Delhi Municipal Corporation's councillors' meeting witnessed a disruption on Thursday over the issue of rolling back the fee hike for trade and factory licenses. The House ... Read More

Delhi CM meets Polish ambassador, discusses solid waste management

India, Oct. 21 -- Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday held a meeting with Adam Burakowski, the ambassador of Poland to India, to discuss ways to collaborate on proper solid waste management in ... Read More

At least 55k admissions after DU third list, special cutoff list out in a few days

India, Oct. 21 -- At least 55,000 students paid their admission fee by Thursday evening under the third cutoff list to secure admissions to around 60 Delhi University (DU) colleges. The number is expe... Read More

Delhi gets more dengue beds as infections spike, 723 cases recorded so far

India, Oct. 21 -- Only 221 persons with dengue have been admitted to Delhi's hospitals, 25% of whom are from neighbouring states, the government said on Thursday. In a press release, the government a... Read More

Delhi HC pulls up govt for delay in removing illegal structure in Defence Colony

India, Oct. 21 -- The Delhi high court on Thursday observed that if a religious structure can be set up "just by putting up five bricks and an idol", then the entire city would be encroached upon. Ju... Read More

Custodial death: After Priyanka visit, Mayawati rushes team to Agra

India, Oct. 21 -- Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati rushed a party delegation to Agra where a dalit sanitation worker died in police custody on the intervening night of Tuesday-Wednesday. The ... Read More