Focus to be on harnessing demographic dividend and improving health and education.
Set to enter the Rashtrapati Bhawan as President after a bitter election, Pranab Mukherjee carries no ill feelings against the rival camp which levelled various charges against him during the poll campaign.
The residents of Delhi have a new address for submitting income-tax returns.
A city court on Monday granted bail to 22 persons, including 10 senior Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) officials, charge-sheeted over a 2009 Metro pillar collapse in Zamrudpur.
A 22-year-old woman was shot at by her alleged stalker in north Delhi’s Rohini on Monday.
When Pranab Mukherjee takes over as the President on July 25, the IAF will activate its air defence (AD) shield in and around the capital to thwart any threat to the swearing-in ceremony of the supreme commander of the armed forces.
Sulking NCP chief Sharad Pawar today skipped the dinner hosted by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the honour of outgoing President Pratibha Patil.
Former home secretary GK Pillai, who spent months trying to persuade Rashtrapati Bhavan to clear mercy petitions, expects President-elect Pranab Mukherjee to expeditiously decide on the petitions 'either way'.
Taking a trip down memory lane, in her farewell address to MPs as President, Pratibha Patil on Monday said disruptions in Parliament should not be at the cost of serious debates and bills to be passed.
Pranab Mukherjee may have to stay as a 'guest' at Rashtrapati Bhavan for a few days after being sworn-in as the President on Wednesday.
Maitree — meaning friendship — will be the name of the girl child born in a Delhi Metro train coach on Sunday. The parents of the newborn said they chose this name as it is phonetically similar to the word metro.
The Delhi High Court on Monday asked the Centre and Delhi government to respond to a plea requesting a ban on setting up of high frequency mobile phone within 50 metres of residential colonies, schools and hospitals.
A 7-year-old boy was kidnapped and murdered allegedly by his tenant who had developed a grudge against the boy’s father.
The youth affairs ministry has expressed its helplessness over taking any action against members of the delegation to China who was caught in eve-teasing and indecent behavior during the visit. HT
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