The minimum temperature in Delhi is likely to rise to 9 degrees Celsius in the next two to three days under the influence of the western disturbance, the IMD said.
Updated on Jan 02, 2021 09:29 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
Hundreds of environment marshals like Singh were deployed at 100 traffic signals across the national capital on Wednesday -- the first day of Delhi government’s awareness campaign, ‘red light on, gaadi off’ (red light on, ignition off) to reduce levels of vehicular emissions in the national capital.
Updated on Oct 22, 2020 06:48 AM IST
In north Delhi’s Nigambodh Ghat, also one of the city’s largest crematoriums, there were only four cremations of people who died of Covid-19 on Wednesday.
Updated on Aug 16, 2020 07:05 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Prawesh Lama, New Delhi
The chief minister also announced that from next week the Delhi government will start sending oxygen concentrators to the homes of Covid-19 patients even if they have recovered from the disease.
Updated on Aug 16, 2020 12:19 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Sweta Goswami, New Delhi
The force of the overflowing water was such that it took less than a minute for the jhuggis located along the banks of the drain to be swept away. On social media, videos of the incident were shared widely.
Updated on Jul 20, 2020 06:33 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Shiv Sunny
Traffic unit’s deputy commissioner of police (central range) Anita Roy on Tuesday wrote to PWD officials asking for a detailed study of the ITO junction and the area in a 4-5km radius around it.
Updated on Jul 11, 2020 02:02 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | , New DelhiAshish Mishra and Soumya Pillai
An ambulance with four corpses – including that of Anjum B – left from the hospital on Tuesday afternoon. Three of the persons who had died were Hindu and were taken to a crematorium before the van left for the ITO burial ground.
Updated on Jul 09, 2020 08:33 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Anonna Dutt, New Delhi
The problem, the officials said, is that these bodies take up more space than other bodies, and the land they are buried in cannot be reused, unlike when other dead bodies are buried there.
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 06:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Prawesh Lama
Several cars, two-wheelers, auto-rickshaws and a few buses were seen on the roads as people started going to their workplaces in the national capital amid the lockdown.
Published on May 22, 2020 01:59 PM IST
New Delhi |Asian News International| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
The air quality index (AQI) may plunge to the ‘severe’ band by Friday morning on account of low wind speed, ‘dense’ fog and a further drop in temperature.
Updated on Dec 06, 2019 07:30 AM IST
This time the action has been taken against corrupt Central Board of Direct Taxation officials in the rank of income-tax officers (ITO), they said.
Published on Nov 27, 2019 02:08 AM IST
This time the action has been taken against corrupt CBDT officials belonging to the ‘Group-B’ cadre at the rank of income-tax officers (ITO)
Updated on Nov 26, 2019 09:17 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Rajeev Jayaswal
Six fire tenders were rushed to the spot and the blaze was doused in around 10 minutes.
Updated on Nov 21, 2019 09:43 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
Senior traffic officials said the religious procession began in batches from 8pm and continued till late night. Vehicles were stopped to direct the crowd, including women and children, towards Karbala.
Updated on Nov 06, 2019 03:52 AM IST
The difficulty in credibly tracking air quality arises from problems with the underlying data.
Updated on Sep 13, 2019 08:00 PM IST
New Delhi |Santosh Harish, Kurinji Selvaraj and Mandakini Chandra
As per the new plan, the six-lane corridor is now proposed to be built between Anand Vihar and Zakhira, covering a distance of around 20 km.
Updated on Aug 11, 2019 08:49 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Ashish Mishra
According to details from the three civic bodies, water-logging occurred in the morning at 16 places under East Delhi Municipal Corporation, at 17 places in areas under North Delhi Municipal Corporation and at four places under the jurisdiction of South Delhi Municipal Corporation.
Updated on Aug 07, 2019 10:31 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent.
Police said the victim, Anand Singh, was found dead in a bedroom adjacent to the one in which his wife Sunita and three minor children were sleeping.
Updated on Jul 08, 2019 08:25 AM IST
New Delhi | HT Correspondent
Over the last few years, snatchers have been turning violent while targeting people on Delhi’s streets. In previous snatchings in which auto-rickshaw passengers have been targeted, a woman was left dead, one went into coma and several others left with severe injuries.
Published on Mar 18, 2019 05:29 AM IST
New Delhi |Shiv Sunny
On Tuesday, the traffic police personnel were quite busy at the ITO intersection in Central Delhi. But it was not fining erring drivers or directing traffic that kept them on their toes, rather they were busy imparting fire safety in vehicles lessons to motorists.
Published on Mar 13, 2019 01:17 AM IST
The respondents-- minimum 50 people each from the 10 localities-- did not know the meaning of AQI and when the air in the national capital is categorised as good, moderate, poor or severe.
Updated on Jan 19, 2019 08:40 AM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India
Associated Journals Ltd (AJL), the publisher of National Herald newspaper, has approached the Delhi High Court challenging a single judge order asking it to vacate the premises in press enclave at ITO here.
Updated on Jan 06, 2019 03:53 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India
Recent news reports say that the PWD is placing marshals to urge people to use the Pragati Maidan-ITO Skywalk, Delhi’s longest pedestrian bridge that cost the government Rs 55 crore.
Updated on Nov 19, 2018 11:29 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Shivani Singh
An initial analysis by PWD expected around 30,000 pedestrians to use the skywalk every day. But since its inauguration, the combined footfalls at the longest pedestrian bridge in Delhi has only reached a few hundred.
Published on Oct 21, 2018 07:04 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Soumya Pillai and Ashish Mishra
While inaugurating the skywalk at ITO in central Delhi, Union minister Hardeep Puri alleged that the state government created roadblocks in providing clearance for the Rs 54.84-crore project, a claim that the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government rebutted.
Updated on Oct 16, 2018 09:14 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Anisha Dutta
No representative from the Delhi government has been invited for the launch of the project on October 15. The skywalk has been funded by the Centre and designed and constructed by Delhi government’s PWD department.
Updated on Oct 15, 2018 03:42 PM IST
New Delhi | Gulam Jeelani
Police were reportedly caught unprepared despite being informed about the protest march a week in advance.
Updated on Sep 06, 2018 03:30 AM IST
A skywalk under construction around the busy ITO crossing in central Delhi is likely to be ready for use by September-end or early October, Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia said on Saturday.
Published on Aug 26, 2018 01:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent, New Delhi
From about a week before Independence Day, traffic signals across the city started bustling with hawkers who ditched their regular merchandise for the tricolour.
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 03:17 AM IST