- Feb 26, 2015 15:23 IST
Anticipating a 'crisis situation' in Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government has asked Haryana to restore supply of raw water that is released through the Munak canal.
- Feb 26, 2015 23:49 IST
If the government’s current financial position is taken into account, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will find it really difficult to fulfill its major poll promises of providing new buses, schools, colleges and WiFi.
- Feb 26, 2015 23:51 IST
Smitasya Pandey (30), who teaches linguistics and travels frequently between Delhi and Lucknow, was all smiles as details of the rail budget began trickling in on Thursday afternoon.
- Feb 27, 2015 00:17 IST
Jitendra Kumar goes around in the dusty terrain of south Delhi’s Moti Bagh, where metro construction is progressing in full swing, supervising his subordinates as they go about their daily duty of mixing cement and setting the mortar.
- Feb 27, 2015 00:20 IST
The Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) decision to virtually take over the protest against the Land Acquisition ordinance will help it gain a better foothold in states such as Haryana, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh, besides helping in consolidating its position in Delhi.
- Feb 26, 2015 07:51 IST
The AAP government’s move to supply up to 20,000 litres of free water to every household every month will not cover a vast chunk of Delhi because of infrastructural deficiencies. The water sop will leave out most of those living in slums, resettlement and unauthorised colonies.
- Feb 25, 2015 16:47 IST
The Arvind Kejriwal government in Delhi on Wednesday slashed power tariff by half for lower slab users and announced free water up to 20,000 litres for every household from March 1. Power tariff has been slashed by 50% for those consumers using up to 400 units of electricity a month. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government expects this step to benefit 90% of the consumers.
- Feb 26, 2015 00:26 IST
Fifty four-year-old Rajkumar, an autorickshaw driver in the city, fell ill a few years ago. After a dozen tests and checkups he got to know that he has a black patch in his right lung and was asked to immediately stop smoking. Surprisingly, Rajkumar is not a smoker, but the doctors were not convinced.
- Feb 26, 2015 00:46 IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday termed the subsidy on water and power tariffs an ‘eyewash’ and said those consuming extra should not be charged.
- Feb 26, 2015 01:19 IST
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal is likely to shift to a four-bedroom official residence at 6 Flagstaff Road, Civil Lines, after his son’s exams around March, sources said.
- Feb 26, 2015 00:10 IST
With the Delhi government shifting to top gear to keep its big-ticket election promises, the Cabinet is getting reinforcements from the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the form of MLAs and backroom strategists.
- Feb 26, 2015 00:37 IST
According to senior Delhi government officials, the government had set a revenue target of Rs 30,000 crore for the current financial year and sources said it is likely to miss it by over Rs 3000 crore.
- Feb 25, 2015 12:31 IST
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to Union Health Minister JP Nadda on a PIL seeking CBI inquiry into various cases of alleged irregularities and corruption in AIIMS raised by then chief vigilance officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi.
- Feb 24, 2015 20:18 IST
From the time she was 13, Phulmani (name changed) was forced to act as a surrogate mother and deliver six children by human traffickers from Jharkhand, widely considered a hotbed of modern day slavery.
- Feb 25, 2015 23:23 IST
Concerned over high pollution level in the capital, European Union has directed its diplomats in Delhi to soon install air purifiers in their offices and residences.