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Can teach students on Skype: Pandit Jasraj

Mumbai, Jan. 20 -- When Pandit Jasraj found out about his Padma Shri win, over the phone in 1975, he was taken by surprise. "A Padma Shri for me?" he asked. The legendary vocalist drew on his native ... Read More


Delhi: 7.24 lakh pills meant to be used as recreational drug seized and three arrested

New Delhi, Jan. 20 -- Over 7.24 lakh tablets and capsules, meant to treat anxiety and serve as sedatives, have been seized and three suspects arrested in an operation carried out in Delhi, Punjab and ... Read More


Mounted cops on duty from Jan 26

Mumbai, Jan. 20 -- Mounted Police are set to make a comeback in Mumbai from January 26 - 87 years after they were disbanded by the British ruled government in 1932. State home minister Anil Deshmukh o... Read More


Amenities located far, claim seniors, disabled marathon runners

Mumbai, Jan. 20 -- Participants in the 4.2-km event for senior citizens and 1.3-km run for 'Champions with Disability' complained that they had to walk a longer distance before and after the marathon ... Read More


Man demands FIR against Shaheen Bagh protesters after he is 'threatened'

New Delhi, Jan. 20 -- A man from Greater Noida on Sunday submitted a complaint with the Delhi Police demanding the registration of a first information report (FIR) against the Shaheen Bagh protesters,... Read More


Delhi: More people died by suicide than in road accidents, relationship issues biggest reason

New Delhi, Jan. 20 -- In 2018, seven persons killed themselves every day in the Capital outstripping deaths due to road accidents, according to data released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB... Read More


Count in, bird species tally up to 253 in Delhi-NCR

New Delhi, Jan. 20 -- In what birdwatchers called a "spectacular record", at least 253 species of birds were recorded from Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) on the Big Bird Day (BBD) held on... Read More


64-yr-old suffers cardiac arrest, dies; two in ICU

Mumbai, Jan. 20 -- A 64-year-old Nalasopara resident died after suffering cardiac arrest before completing the 'Senior Citizens' Run' at the Tata Mumbai Marathon on Sunday. Another patient underwent a... Read More


Family alleges 20-year-old Noida woman on Mathura tour was gang-raped, killed by friends

Noida, Jan. 20 -- A 20-year-old Noida woman's kin on Sunday protested at sector 49 police station alleging she was gang-raped and assaulted by two male friends on Friday, resulting in her death. The ... Read More


Eye on polls, 5 lakh political posters, banners removed in city

New Delhi, Jan. 19 -- The three municipal corporations of Delhi have pulled down almost 500,000 political posters, banners, flexes, boards and hoardings since the Model Code of Conduct for the Delhi A... Read More