Illegal mobile tower operators to get show cause notices

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) will soon start issuing showcause notices to mobile network service providers who have installed cellular towers without paying licen... Read More

Family assaulted in Laxmi Nagar, man arrested

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- A family was assaulted by a group of men following a street quarrel in East Delhi's Laxmi Nagar on Thursday night, the Delhi Police said on Monday. The victim family alleged tha... Read More

Free skills training course finds appeal across sections

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- For 18-year-old Rahul from northwest Delhi's Samaypur Badli, who wants to become a civil servant but could not afford to enroll in a coaching class, a free skills training progra... Read More

After 2 ‘good’ days, air in Delhi dips to ‘satisfactory’ level

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- After two days of “good” air quality, pollution levels in the national capital shot up on Monday. From “good”, the air quality deteriorated to “satisfactory”. The air quality in... Read More

L-G orders redevelopment of Sheesh Mahal, work to begin after monsoon

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- Tucked away in a quiet corner of North West Delhi's Shalimar Bagh is the "Sheesh Mahal" - a 17th century palace commissioned by Shah Jahan's wife, Akbarabadi Begum. With a garden... Read More


New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- The Delhi Traffic Police on Monday closed the Loha Pul (Old Iron Bridge) for vehicular movement in view of the rising level of the Yamuna. Senior traffic officials said the brid... Read More

Flooding beneficial in short term, harmful if it is prolonged: Experts

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- Even though water levels breaching the danger mark in the Yamuna is a cause of concern for those living along the floodplains, environmentalists and experts said such periodic fl... Read More

People reluctant to leave their homes

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- Standing on the banks of the Yamuna, the water from the swollen river touching her feet, Manju Devi, 39, looks at her farmland. She watches as her belongings and her family are b... Read More

Tents for displaced, evacuation starts

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- As the Yamuna's level breached the danger mark and continues to rise, the city administration rushed to make all possible arrangements to prevent any loss of life and property. ... Read More


New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- The Supreme Court on Monday ordered the personal appearance of Delhi chief secretary on August 23 to apprise the court of the policy on holding social functions and marriages in ... Read More