• The Monk who sold his Ducati 17 Nov 2019 00:23 Sumit Nagal started the year grimacing from a shoulder problem and a low world rank that made it a struggle to gain entry into tournaments. Now he’s closing in on breaking the top 100. (Express photo by Ashish Kale) A boy, not yet 10, takes his place in a …
  • Picture patriotic: Are Tollywood films the new epicentre for films on freedom fighters? 16 Nov 2019 23:59 Telugu filmmakers seem to be on a mission to bring to life stories of freedom fighters. These narratives that comprise everything from lavish war sequences to fighting social evil, are set to hit screens in a few days and look set to do so till the end of …
  • The global traveller’s veg fix 16 Nov 2019 23:41 The world is getting smaller. The plate is getting larger. Cuisinistas and travellers are led by their taste buds seeking new palate experiences. On their bucket list is to discover local recipes such as the Masala Dosa of Tamil Nadu, the Blinis of …
  • ‘Journalism should be fair… guard against fake news’ 16 Nov 2019 23:37 Anuradha Mascarenhas of The Indian Express won the award in the Gender-Based Reporting category. Highlighting the perils of fake news, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday urged the media to always maintain objectivity, fairness and accuracy. …
  • Delhi: Transfer case to another court, says mother of December 16 rape victim 16 Nov 2019 23:37 Tihar Jail authorities had on October 29 informed the four convicts on death row that they had “exhausted” all legal remedies, “except the provision of filing of mercy petition” before the President of India. The mother of the December 16, 2012 gangrape- …
  • Maharashtra: Sena to skip meeting of NDA allies today, Pawar and Sonia to meet soon 16 Nov 2019 23:37 Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla chairs an all-party meeting in New Delhi on Saturday. (Express photo: Amit Mehra) THE SHIV Sena said on Saturday that it would not attend a meeting of NDA allies in New Delhi on Sunday, on the eve of the Winter Session of …
  • NCP chief Sharad Pawar-Sonia Gandhi meet pushed to Monday 16 Nov 2019 23:06 Mumbai: The process of government formation in Maharashtra could take longer as Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar postponed his meeting with Congress president Sonia Gandhi, which was to be held on Sunday in New Delhi. According to …
  • New BJP poll slogan for city: Ek vote, teen sarkar 16 Nov 2019 22:51 At a protest by Delhi BJP near the AAP office. Praveen Khanna Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari said the party will head into the Delhi Assembly polls with the slogan ‘ek vote, teen sarkar’ — to convey to people that if they vote for BJP in Delhi, it will help …
  • Slum families in Delhi find new home — with power and water 16 Nov 2019 22:51 55 families have been shifted from a slum to an EWS housing complex. Gajendra Yadav Until mid-September, Ram Kripal Yadav counted ministers, government officials, and judges among his neighbours in New Delhi’s Sunehri Bagh. India Gate, a 10-minute-walk …
  • Farmer held, 9 booked for crop burning in NCR 16 Nov 2019 22:34 The farmer was arrested after he was found burning stubble in Dayantpur village in Jewar area of the district, deputy collector Gunja Singh said. New Delhi: A farmer was arrested and nine others were booked in Gautam Buddh Nagar for allegedly burning crop …
  • BJP plans to hold mega rally at Ramlila Maidan 16 Nov 2019 22:34 BJP workers raised slogans against AAP and demanded apology for trying to malign the image of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. New Delhi: In an attempt to score political points out of the Union government’s decision to grant ownership rights to people owning …
  • BJP disarray makes Congress upbeat about Jharkhand 16 Nov 2019 22:06 Though he refused to give any number, Mr Singh expressed confidence that JMM-Congress-RJD alliance would form the government in Jharkhand. New Delhi: Having sorted out its alliance with the JMM and RJD well in time, an upbeat Congress Party in Jharkhand …
  • Congress to focus on slowdown, farm distress to corner govt in House 16 Nov 2019 21:59 Ashok Gehlot and Bhupesh Baghel arrive for the Congress meeting in New Delhi on Saturday. (Express photo by Praveen Khanna) With the winter session of Parliament starting on Monday, main opposition Congress on Saturday signaled that it will work with like- …
  • At all-party meeting, Speaker Om Birla calls for smooth winter session 16 Nov 2019 21:59 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Prahlad Joshi, MoS Parliamentary Affairs Arjun Ram Meghwal, TMC’s Sudip Bandopadhyay and others leave after an All-Party meeting, at …
  • New Zealand woman dies in hotel in New Delhi, India 16 Nov 2019 21:25 A New Zealand woman has died in a hotel in New Delhi, India, while preparing to marry her boyfriend.  The woman's boyfriend found her unconscious on Saturday morning, India TV News reported.  She was immediately taken to Lady Hardinge Hospital, where …
  • Nov. 16 girls cross country roundup - New York championships 16 Nov 2019 21:04 NEW YORK STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS (at SUNY Plattsburgh, 3 miles) CLASS A Scores: 1. Fayetteville-Manlius 34 points; 2. Saratoga (2) 40; 3. North Rockland (1) 86; 4. Corning 139; 5. Monroe-Woodbury (MW-9) 146; 6. Ward Melville 147; 7. Syosset 159; 8. Brighton …
  • Nov. 16 boys cross country roundup - New York championships 16 Nov 2019 21:04 NEW YORK STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS (at SUNY Plattsburgh, 3 miles) CLASS A Scores: 1. Fayetteville-Manlius 42 points; 2. Shenendehowa 62; 3. Northport 100; 4. Ithaca 109; 5. Monroe-Woodbury (MW) 131; 6. North Rockland 149; 7. Syosset 167; 8. Fairport 191; 9. …
  • Delhi: 49-yr-old NZ woman found dead in Paharganj 16 Nov 2019 20:42 New Delhi [India], Nov 16 (ANI): A 49-year-old woman from New Zealand was found dead in a hotel room in Paharganj on Saturday. The victim was identified as Polly Ann Tuialli, who was a heart patient. The victim, along with her husband, had checked in the …
  • Here's what Dhoni's doing in his off days from cricket 16 Nov 2019 20:42 New Delhi [India], Nov 16 (ANI): Indian wicket-keeper batsman and former skipper MS Dhoni is spending his off days from cricket by playing golf. Dhoni along with Kedar Jadhav and former India pacer RP Singh played golf. Jadhav took to Twitter and shared a …
  • ‘Severe heatwave’ forecast for next week 16 Nov 2019 20:41 Weather conditions that have stoked and started bushfires across Queensland are not letting up and are set to become extreme in some parts of the state. More than 70 fires were burning across the state on Saturday evening, with emergency warnings in place …
  • Air India, Bharat Petroleum Corporation to be sold by March: FM 16 Nov 2019 20:40 NEW DELHI: The government is looking to wrap up the sale of state-run airline Air India and oil refiner and marketer Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) by March, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday. “We are moving on both with the …
  • Mumbai’s tap water best among major cities, Delhi’s worst: BIS report 16 Nov 2019 20:15 Delhi’s water samples failed on 19 parameters, including odour, TDS, PH, turbidity, colour, nitrate, ammonia, chloride and aluminium. Mumbai’s tap water is the best and Delhi’s worst among all metros and major state capitals in the country, according to a …
  • Parliament’s winter session will be productive, hopes PM Modi 16 Nov 2019 19:59 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday expressed hope that the winter session of Parliament would be “productive” wherein “people-centric issues” would be discussed. The Prime Minister called his meeting with MPs of all parties as “wonderful”. …
  • Welfare of Adivasis priority of Centre: Amit Shah 16 Nov 2019 19:59 New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah, while inaugurating 15-day-long tribal festival — Aadi Mahotsav — here on Saturday, said that Adivasi’s welfare was the priority of the Centre. “The development for the welfare of Adivasi society is the priority of …
  • Man robbed of Rs 12 lakh at knife point in Delhi 16 Nov 2019 19:54 By PTI NEW DELHI:  A 30-year-old man was allegedly robbed of Rs 12 lakh at knifepoint on Geeta Colony flyover, police said on Saturday. One man has been arrested in connection with the incident that took place on Wednesday, they said. Imran Khan, a …
  • IPL Auction 16 Nov 2019 19:52 NEW DELHI: Chris Lynn, David Miller, Jaydev Unadkat and Chris Morris were among the 71 players released by their respective franchisees on Friday ahead of next month's IPL auction. Friday was the deadline for releasing, trading and retaining players. A …
  • JNUSU to take out protest march to Parliament on Monday 16 Nov 2019 19:46 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Jawaharlal Nehru Students' Union (JNUSU) will take out a march to Parliament on Monday to protest against the hostel fee hike. The JNUSU said it will be a march to save public education and appeal to MPs to take up the cause. The …
  • Congress names 6 more candidates for K’taka bypolls 16 Nov 2019 19:42 Bengaluru, Nov 17 (IANS) The opposition Congress on Saturday named six more candidates for contesting the 15 Assembly by-elections across Karnataka on December 5. “Interim Congress President Sonia Gandhi has approved the names of the candidates for …
  • Hindutva out of Common Minimum Programme 16 Nov 2019 19:39 Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray to discuss his party’s stand on issues like Ram Mandir, Article 370 and Uniform Civil Code with Sharad Pawar and Sonia Gandhi. While the Shiv Sena, Congress and the NCP have agreed on a Common Minimum Programme (CMP) to form a …
  • Faster lane: The FASTag is here 16 Nov 2019 19:07 Driving on Indian highways means encountering many kinds of speed-breakers- intended and unintended. The latter category includes fellow drivers who are blase about lanes, cattle that have decided to cross the road and the toll collection plaza, where you …
  • Inside Haier's plans to shed reticence and get aggressive in India 16 Nov 2019 19:07 For a decade now, Eric Braganza has been managing operations of Delhi-headquartered Haier Appliances (India) from Mumbai. The company’s new office is in Goregaon, far from most corporate hubs in the megacity. The India strategy at the $38 billion Chinese …
  • U.S. trade negotiators to visit Delhi to continue talks 16 Nov 2019 18:58 Trade negotiators from the Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) are expected to visit New Delhi next week, or at the latest, the week after next, to continue discussions with Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal and his team, at least three independent …
  • Centre trying to hide economic slump by data manipulation: Congress 16 Nov 2019 18:51 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The Delhi Congress on Saturday started a ‘Halla Bol’ rally to protest against the BJP-led government at the Centre, calling it responsible for the ‘financial ruin’ in the country and saying the Centre was trying to cover up the …
  • BJP fooling residents of unauthorised colonies: AAP 16 Nov 2019 18:51 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Accusing the BJP of fooling the people of unauthorised colonies in the national capital, Delhi’s ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday held a ‘Dhoka Divas’ across the city protesting against the ‘frauds’ done by the Centre and …
  • NCAER pegs India's FY20 GDP growth at 4.9% as slowing demand weighs 16 Nov 2019 18:39 The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) has pegged India’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth for 2019-20 at 4.9 per cent, the lowest among the recent forecasts by rating agencies, multilateral institutions, research firms, and …
  • Fewer Fines In Odd-Even 2019, Delhi Government Praises Citizen's Effort 16 Nov 2019 18:33 New Delhi: The third edition of the Odd-Even scheme, implemented between November 4 and 15 in the national capital, witnessed about 4,806 violators, fewer than the numbers during the first two editions of the road rationing system in 2016, with officials …
  • Delhi Rickshaw Puller Stabbed To Death By Man For Abusing His Parents 16 Nov 2019 18:33 The accused was identified as Neeraj, a resident of Swarna Park in Mundka, police said. New Delhi: A rickshaw puller was stabbed to death allegedly by a 22-year-old man for abusing his parents in Nangloi area, police said on Saturday. The accused was …
  • 49-year-old woman from New Zealand found dead in Delhi's Paharganj hotel 16 Nov 2019 18:29
  • Topic of 'pendency of cases' used to pull down the institution: Outgoing CJI Gogoi 16 Nov 2019 18:05 NEW DELHI [INDIA]: Outgoing Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi on Saturday touched upon the topic of huge "pendency of cases" in the courts across the country and said that the topic is extensively used to pull down the institution. "Challenge that …
  • Dua Lipa is happy to be in Mumbai, shares experience on social media 16 Nov 2019 17:49 New Delhi (India), Nov 16 (ANI): Singer Dua Lipa who landed in Mumbai on Saturday is really excited for her upcoming music festival. An ecstatic 'New Rules'singer, who learnt the art of draping a saree while on her trip to Jaipur, expressed …
  • Parliament to heat up this winter session as Govt set to table Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 16 Nov 2019 17:36 Law student, who accused Chinmayanand of rape, arrested for extortion The Modi government is set to table the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, a key BJP plank which is aimed at granting nationality to non-Muslim immigrants from neighbouring …
  • Shiv Sena allotted seats with Opposition in Parliament 16 Nov 2019 17:03 New Delhi: The Shiv Sena has been allotted seats with the Opposition in the winter session of Parliament, which is set to begin from November 18, sources said here on Saturday, adding the new arrangement is a fallout of the regional outfit’s decision to …
  • AAP leaders observe Dhoka Diwas, attack BJP over unauthorised colonies issue 16 Nov 2019 16:57 By PTI NEW DELHI: AAP leaders observed 'Dhoka Diwas' across the national capital on Saturday as they held protests against the BJP's "false promise" of regularising unauthorised colonies. Terming the promise of regularising …
  • Winter Session from Monday, Lok Sabha Speaker chairs all-party meeting 16 Nov 2019 16:49 Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Prahlad Joshi, MoS Parliamentary Affairs Arjun Ram Meghwal, TMC’s Sudip Bandopadhyay and others leave after an All-Party meeting. (PTI Photo) Days ahead …
  • India-US trade issues may be finalized by November 16 Nov 2019 16:45 Express News Service NEW DELHI: India is very near to resolving its trade dispute with the US and intensive talks to settle remaining niggling points are likely to be held later this month when a US trade delegation is expected to be in New Delhi. Top …
  • Parliament session to take up Citizenship Bill, 34 others 16 Nov 2019 16:32 New Delhi: The nearly month-long winter session of Parliament beginning November 18 will see over 35 legislations taken up, including the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which amends the definition of illegal migrant, and the Personal …
  • NIA chargesheets 11 in RSS leader’s murder case in Punjab 16 Nov 2019 16:16 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency on Saturday said it has filed a chargesheet against 11 persons, including a British national, in the murder case of Brigadier (Retd) Jagadish Kumar Gagneja, then vice chief of the Rashtriya …
  • Centre says tap water undrinkable in Delhi, AAP cries foul 16 Nov 2019 16:16 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The Central government on Saturday released a study on the quality of piped drinking water being supplied in 21 cities across the country, including Delhi, where tap water was termed as “undrinkable” along with 13 state capitals. …
  • After 100 days of the shutdown in Kashmir, not much has changed 16 Nov 2019 16:15 Majid Maqbool, November 16, 2019 August 4. Something sinister seems to be brewing in New Delhi. The air has been rife with fearful speculation for days, and social media updates reflect widespread anxiety. “Whatever is coming, let’s be united. We shall …
  • Discourage false claims about agrochemicals: Niti Aayog to stakeholders 16 Nov 2019 16:12 New Delhi, Nov 16 () Government's think-tank Niti Aayog on Saturday asked the stakeholders associated with the agrochemicals industry to discourage "false claims" about their products and tackle the spread of wrong perception in the public. …
  • BJP's Manoj Tiwari Slams Arvind Kejriwal Over Rise In Delhi Air Pollution 16 Nov 2019 15:38 Supreme Court has pulled the Delhi government over the issue of air pollution: Manoj Tiwari New Delhi: Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Saturday slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for not doing enough to curb air pollution in the capital alleging …
  • Mr. Modi, 'his cronies' can not change truth that YI is not-for-profit company: Cong 16 Nov 2019 15:35 New Delhi, Nov 16 () After the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal rejected Rahul Gandhi's plea to consider Young Indian (YI) as a charitable institution, the Congress said Saturday Prime Minister Narendra Modi and "his cronies" can not change the …
  • GST Commissionerate busts fake invoices racket in Delhi 16 Nov 2019 15:35 New Delhi, Nov 16 () Central GST Delhi-West Commissionerate has busted a racket involved in issuance of fake invoices and defrauding the exchequer to the tune of Rs 108 crore, an official release said on Saturday. The fake invoices without actual supply of …
  • The many arguments in JNU's  fee-hike controversy 16 Nov 2019 15:29 By IANS NEW DELHI: The JNU administration's decision to hike prices and bring up the rent to Rs 300 and Rs 600, respectively, for double sharing and single rooms, has brought the varsity back on the boil as students believe this is an unjustified hike. …
  • Bina Modi is new Chairperson of Modi Enterprises 16 Nov 2019 15:27 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Bina Modi on Saturday took over as the new Chairperson of Modi Enterprises with the demise of her industrialist husband K.K. Modi, said the company. She took over the charge in a low-key hand over. The boards of both Godfrey …
  • South China Sea likely to headline ASEAN defence meet 16 Nov 2019 15:27 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Defence Ministers from India, the US, China and 10 ASEAN member countries are meeting in Thailand to discuss “sustainable security” against the backdrop of concerns in the international community over the lack of free navigational …
  • Two IndiGo pilots lose flying licence over runway incursion 16 Nov 2019 15:15 By ANI NEW DELHI: Aviation regulator DGCA has suspended the flying licence of two pilots of IndiGo airline for three months for a runway incursion at Chennai airport. On July 14 this year, the pilots of a Chennai to Ahmedabad flight were asked by the …
  • Iran FM scolds India for lack of ‘resilience’ against US 'bullying' 16 Nov 2019 15:12 “India has certainly taken a stance against the sanctions… so that’s been encouraging, (but) of course, we expected our friends to be more resilient vis-a-vis US pressure,” Zarif told a group of visiting journalists from New Delhi, India’s newspaper The …
  • Sena won’t attend Nov 17 NDA meet in Delhi, break-up a formality now: Raut 16 Nov 2019 15:12 Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said the party will not attend the NDA meet in Delhi on Sunday. (File) As Shiv Sena continued its attack on the BJP over government formation, the party on Saturday said that it will stay away from the Sunday meeting of NDA …
  • Special Session Court grants bail to Delhi Assembly speaker Ram Niwas | LIVE 16 Nov 2019 14:55 Nov 16, 2019 8:24 PM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda Meeting between Sonia Gandhi and NCP Chief Sharad Pawar postponed for Monday The meeting between Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi and NCP chief Sharad Pawar has been postponed for Monday. The …
  • Arbitration ecosystem vital for ease-of-doing-business: SC Justice V Ramasubramanian 16 Nov 2019 14:54 By IANS NEW DELHI: Improving arbitration ecosystem will have a positive impact on ease-of-doing-business, Supreme Court Justice V. Ramasubramanian said on Saturday. "Measures have been taken in the direction. As a result, India has moved up many …
  • 2 Sisters Arrested For Robbery In South Delhi After Police Scan CCTV Footage 16 Nov 2019 14:07 Delhi robbery: Lalita, 25, and Damini, 22, were arrested for stealing Rs 1 lakh. New Delhi: Two sisters from Madhya Pradesh were arrested on Saturday for allegedly stealing Rs one lakh in two separate incidents in South Delhi, police said. Lalita, 25, and …
  • New Zealand woman found dead in Delhi 16 Nov 2019 13:10 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) A New Zealand woman who came to marry her boyfriend here according to Indian customs has died in mysterious circumstances, police said on Saturday. Tuiali Polly Anne, 49, had arrived in the national capital on Friday night along …
  • Suresh Raina's kid suffered from breathing problems due to Delhi's air pollution 16 Nov 2019 12:49 New Delhi: India batsman Suresh Raina on Saturday raised concerns about the rising pollution levels in Delhi saying that seeing his child having breathing problems was a 'terrible sight'. Raina took to Twitter and wrote: "Last few weeks have …
  • Mumbai tap water safe for drinking; Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata not: Govt study 16 Nov 2019 12:41 By PTI NEW DELHI: Mumbai residents need not buy reverse osmosis (RO) water purifiers as a study by the Union Consumer Affairs Ministry has found samples of tap water collected from the financial capital compliant with the Indian standards for drinking …
  • New Zealand woman in India for wedding found dead in hotel room 16 Nov 2019 12:18 New Delhi: In an unfortunate incident, a 49-year-old woman from New Zealand who had arrived in India for her Indian-style wedding was found dead in her Hotel room in Delhi’s Paharganj area. According to sources, the victim identified as Tuialli Polly Anne …
  • Nature Conservation in the New Economy – People, Wildlife and the Law in India review: Can nature survive the onslaught by humans? 16 Nov 2019 12:07 There were protests recently in Mumbai’s Aarey Forest over the felling of thousands of trees to make way for a Metro car shed. The situation succinctly captures the crux of many dilemmas in today’s India — the clash of divided interests over conservation, …
  • Shiv Sena will not attend NDA meet in Delhi on Nov 17: Sanjay Raut 16 Nov 2019 12:07 Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut. (File) As Shiv Sena continued its attack on the BJP over government formation, the party on Saturday said that it will stay away from the Sunday meeting of NDA constituents in Delhi on the eve of the winter session of Parliament …
  • 49-Year-Old New Zealand Woman Found Dead At Delhi Hotel 16 Nov 2019 11:26 The woman was found unconcious at the hotel in Paharganj on Saturday. New Delhi: A 49-year-old woman from New Zealand, who had come to India to get married, was found dead in a hotel in New Delhi's Paharganj on Saturday morning, the police said. The …
  • Javadekar demands Kejriwal's apology, Delhi CM asks to shun politics and help to tackle pollution 16 Nov 2019 11:17 By PTI NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal appealed to Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar to work together to find a solution to the problem of air pollution. Responding to a tweet of Javadekar demanding apology from him for …
  • Fewer fines in Odd-Even: Delhi government praises people's efforts 16 Nov 2019 11:17 By IANS NEW DELHI: The third edition of the Odd-Even scheme, implemented between November 4 and 15 in the national capital, witnessed about 4,806 violators, fewer than the numbers during the first two editions of the road rationing system in 2016, with …
  • Tap water undrinkable in Delhi, 13 state capitals: Paswan 16 Nov 2019 10:50 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Releasing a study on quality of piped drinking water being supplied in 21 cities across the country, Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan said on Saturday that in Delhi and 13 state …
  • Delhi HC seeks ED’s response to Puri’s bail plea 16 Nov 2019 10:50 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Saturday sought the Enforcement Directorate’s (ED) response to the bail plea filed by businessman Ratul Puri in connection with the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper money laundering case. Puri had moved the Delhi …
  • New Zealand woman found dead at Paharganj hotel 16 Nov 2019 10:38 PTI | Updated: Nov 16, 2019, 15:45 IST Representative imageNEW DELHI: A 49-year-old woman from New Zealand, who had come to India to get married as per Indian traditions, was found dead in a hotel in Paharganj here on Saturday morning, police said. The …
  • Air Quality In Delhi, World's Most Polluted City, Still 'Severe': Report 16 Nov 2019 09:59 Delhi is the most polluted city in the world, according to reports by Skymet and IQ Air Visual New Delhi: A day after Delhi was declared the most polluted city in the world by private weather forecasting agency Skymet, air quality levels in the national …
  • Winds help Delhi air quality improve slightly 16 Nov 2019 07:28 New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The air quality index (AQI) in the national capital improved on Saturday morning to 404 as local wind speeds are providing ventilation for the pollutants. The AQI was much higher at 528 on Friday. According to Safar India, two …
  • Delhi Weather: Delhi's Air Quality Remains 'Severe', Strong Winds Likely Today 16 Nov 2019 07:00 The air quality index shows that Delhi and its neighbouring cities are still in the 'severe' category New Delhi: The national capital witnessed a dip in pollution levels this morning, even as the air quality in the city remained in the "severe …
  • Want To See Taj Mahal Under Moon Light? New View Point Offers Just That 16 Nov 2019 07:00 Taj Mahal can now be enjoyed under moonlight from new view point. New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday opened a new viewpoint at Taj Mahal that will enable the tourists to enjoy a spectacular view of the iconic monument under the moonlight and …
  • Delhi suffocates under toxic smog but millions go without masks 16 Nov 2019 06:54 NEW DELHI: A thick grey smog choked New Delhi for the fifth day Saturday, adding to a mounting pollution health crisis, but retired naval commander Anil Charan is one of the vast majority of the city’s 20 million inhabitants who do not wear a mask. Indian …
  • Plane tickets to cost more with Germany's new climate-protection law 16 Nov 2019 06:39 "You have failed in humanity's task of protecting the climate," Anton Hofreiter, leader of the opposition Green Party caucus in parliament, told lawmakers ahead of the vote on Friday, local time. German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks with an …
  • New strict Surrogacy Bill on the anvil, clinics shut shop 16 Nov 2019 06:17 Shutters are coming down on surrogacy in India, with several fertility clinics across Mumbai, Hyderabad and New Delhi refusing fresh cases as the new Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2019, is set to be tabled in Rajya Sabha during winter session starting …
  • Goa top cop Pranab Nanda dies of cardiac arrest during official visit to Delhi 16 Nov 2019 06:12 New Delhi: Goa's Director General of Police (DGP) Pranab Nanda passed away in Delhi after suffering a cardiac arrest. Nanda was in the national capital when he suffered a cardiac arrest on Saturday early morning.   He joined IPS in 1988 and has served …
  • Delhi air quality remains in 'severe' category for 4th consecutive day 16 Nov 2019 06:12 New Delhi: The overall air quality in the national capital remained in the 'severe' category for the fourth consecutive day on Saturday. According to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), the overall air quality of …
  • Delhi air quality remains in ‘severe’ category after marginal improvement 16 Nov 2019 05:41 The Chief Minister had said that state government will take a decision on Monday on the continuation of the scheme. New Delhi: The overall air quality in the national capital remained in the 'severe' category for the fourth consecutive day on …
  • During official visit to Delhi, Goa top cop dies of cardiac arrest 16 Nov 2019 05:41 Nanda was in the national capital when he suffered a cardiac arrest on Saturday early morning. New Delhi: Goa's Director General of Police (DGP) Pranab Nanda passed away in Delhi after suffering a cardiac arrest. Nanda was in the national capital when …
  • Snow peas grown in Himachal hit in Delhi 16 Nov 2019 04:49 Shimla, Nov 16 (IANS) Tasty snow peas grown in Himachal Pradesh are finding their way to markets in the national capital and also fetching handsome returns, agricultural experts said on Saturday. Trials by the Shimla-based Krishi Vigyan Kendra in the …
  • CBI raids offices of Amnesty India in New Delhi and Bengaluru 16 Nov 2019 04:35 New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday raided the Bengaluru and New Delhi offices of Amnesty International India over alleged irregularities in foreign funding in connection with violation of Foreign Contribution Regulation Act. The …
  • Delhi HC rejects Chidambaram’s bail application 16 Nov 2019 04:03 New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday denied bail to former union minister P Chidambaram in the INX media money laundering case that the Enforcement Directorate (ED) is investigating. Pronouncing the order in open court, the judge said the allegations …
  • No coercive action against two cops in lawyers-police clash: Delhi High Court 16 Nov 2019 03:34 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Friday directed authorities not to take coercive action against two police officers who were booked in connection with the Tis Hazari Court complex clashes earlier this month. On November 2, a …
  • Only four MPs show up at crucial pollution meet in Delhi 16 Nov 2019 03:34 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: While the national capital is battling dangerous levels of pollution, several parliamentarians and senior government officials skipped a parliamentary panel meeting to discuss the alarming issue in Delhi and NCR on Friday …
  • This 16-year-old has ideas for CM Kejriwal to curb Delhi pollution 16 Nov 2019 03:34 Express News Service NEW DELHI:  About a year ago, when 16-year-old Shazia Azmat Karim overheard her father, a doctor, talk to someone about his patient with a higher risk of cardiac arrest due to air pollution, the schoolgirl was intrigued by the …
  • Odd-Even ends, Delhi continues to choke as AQI reaches emergency level 16 Nov 2019 03:33 Express News Service NEW DELHI: As the Odd-Even road-rationing scheme came to an end on Friday, the toxic pollution levels across the national capital remained close to the emergency level. With the Air Quality Index (AQI) continuing to be 462 as per the …
  • CBI raids Amnesty India offices in Bengaluru and New Delhi 16 Nov 2019 03:21 NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday raided the Bengaluru and New Delhi offices of Amnesty International India Pvt Ltd over alleged irregularities in foreign funding in connection with violation of Foreign Contribution Regulation …
  • IPL 2020: Steve Smith To Lead Rajasthan Royals, Mumbai Indians Retain Lasith Malinga, Delhi Capitals Keep Rishabh Pant 16 Nov 2019 03:03 Rajasthan Royals have announced that Steve Smith will lead the team in the upcoming 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL). Also, the club has revealed that they would retain 11 and release 11 players before the tournament. Meanwhile, Mumbai Indians retained 18 …
  • Delhi air unbreathable, may worsen today 16 Nov 2019 02:34 NEW DELHI: Air quality in Delhi deteriorated to emergency category once again with the levels of ultrafine pollutants PM 10 and PM 2.5 rising to 865 and 796 micrograms per cubic metre, respectively, in the early hours of Friday. The western disturbance …
  • Smog-hit Delhi should consider 'car planning': Supreme Court 16 Nov 2019 02:01 NEW DELHI: You have heard of family planning. Should you get ready for car planning – at least in Delhi? Basically, a ceiling on how many cars a family can own. A policy limiting cars per family will need the Centre and the Delhi government to take on …
  • South Delhi Municipal Corporation budget proposes increase in property tax 16 Nov 2019 01:55 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The South Delhi Municipal Corporation on Friday tabled its budget for 2020-21, in which it has proposed an increase in property tax and classification of properties in two categories, instead of three at present, for the …
  • CBI raids Amnesty in Delhi, Bengaluru 16 Nov 2019 01:55 The CBI raid comes a year after the Enforcement Directorate carried out searches at two locations of Amnesty International India in Bengaluru. Bengaluru: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday searched the offices of Amnesty International …
  • Tis Hazari clash: Lawyers in Delhi's district courts call off strike, to resume work on Saturday 16 Nov 2019 01:48 PTI | Updated: Nov 15, 2019, 20:39 IST FILE: Lawyers stage a silent protest against Delhi Police at Tis Hazari Court in New Delhi. (ANI) NEW DELHI: Lawyers, who went on a strike on November 4 after the Tis Hazari Court complex clashes between them and …
  • New IBC rules to cover financial service providers 16 Nov 2019 01:24 New Delhi: The government has put out detailed rules for the resolution of systemically important financial service providers under the bankruptcy law, opening the doors for resolution of stressed non-banking finance companies under this framework. …