Soumya Pillai covers environment and traffic in Delhi. A journalist for three years, she has grown up in and with Delhi, which is often reflected in the stories she does about life in the city. She also enjoys writing on social innovations.
Tuesday’s list included Parvez Hashmi for the Okhla seat. A former Rajya Sabha MP and former transport minister in the Sheila Dikshit cabinet, Hashmi is one of the most experienced hands in the Delhi Congress. read more
Delhi Assembly Election 2020: On Sunday, Delhi Congress chief Subhash Chopra confirmed that the party has finalised an alliance with the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on four seats to woo Purvanchali voters. read more
Delhi Assembly Elections 2020: This also means that there is no clarity whether former Members of Parliament Ajay Maken, Arvinder Singh Lovely, JP Aggarwal and Mahabal Mishra will find a place in the candidate list or not. read more
The victim’s parents said that while the brutal gang rape and death of her daughter brought the entire nation together to demand stricter laws against rapists and making cities safer, it took a long time to get justice. read more
The scheme, after former three-time Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit who died last year, proposes to increase the pension to senior citizens, widows and differently abled people to \u20B95,000 per month. read more