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12 FIRs filed over rumours of attacks on migrants: Police
Published on Mar 08, 2023 02:19 AM IST
It will take some time to connect the dots and establish why the fake news against Tamil Nadu attacking Hindi-speaking migrant workers, especially from Bihar, was being spread, said another official
Isro carries out controlled re-entry of an aged satellite
MT-1 was launched on October 12, 2011, as a joint venture of Isro and the French space agency, Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES), to study tropical weather and climate.
Published on Mar 08, 2023 01:39 AM IST
Soumya Pillai, New Delhi
Chirag Delhi flyover to be shut for repair work from March 12. Check details
Once complete, the opposite carriageway of the flyover will be shut for another 25 days, said officials, meaning that the complete project, and consequent mess, will extend to end-April, at least.
Updated on Mar 08, 2023 04:29 AM IST
Ashram flyover opens to smooth traffic on day 1; real test likely from next week
A Delhi traffic police officer at the site said decongestion measures and increased deployment may be required in the coming days near Nehru Nagar and Lajpat Nagar to keep vehicular movement fluid.
Updated on Mar 08, 2023 05:02 AM IST
Rajnath Singh dials Ashok Gehlot over ‘assault’ on Pulwama soldiers’ widows
The wives of Rohitash Lamba, Hemraj Meena and Jeetram Gurjar have been sitting on a dharna outside Congress leader Sachin Pilot’s residence in Civil Lines, led by BJP MP Kirodi Lal Meena, since February 28.
Updated on Mar 08, 2023 01:23 AM IST
HT Correspondent, Jaipur
AAP's Bharadwaj, Atishi likely to be sworn in as Delhi ministers tomorrow
The President has also accepted the resignations tendered by former Delhi ministers Manish Sisodia and Satyendar Jain.
Updated on Mar 08, 2023 04:31 AM IST
Delhi excise policy case: ED grills Manish Sisodia for 6 hours in Tihar jail
The AAP leader was also asked why he changed his phone and SIM cards around the time the now-scrapped policy was being implemented, said officers.
Updated on Mar 08, 2023 04:34 AM IST
Jamia Hamdard signs MoU with Canada university to promote research
The MoU seeks to establish a collaborative research and degree programme for the nursing students of School of Nursing and Allied Health, Jamia Hamdard, officials said
Published on Mar 07, 2023 11:58 PM IST
Woman, among two, shot at on GB Road
Police said at least four bullets were fired on the second floor of the building, where apart from the victims, four to five women were present
Published on Mar 07, 2023 11:56 PM IST
Delhi high court allows woman to terminate 27-week pregnancy
The direction was issued after perusing the report of the medical board, comprising six members, of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Published on Mar 07, 2023 11:54 PM IST
Rape charges by Myanmar woman cooked up: Police
The woman feared her husband would fight with their former neighbour if he learnt she stayed at his house for two days. She said she made up the kidnapping and gangrape to protect him, said police
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 11:48 PM IST
Aaftab Poonawala a trained chef, knew how to preserve flesh: Delhi cops to court
The court was hearing arguments on charges levelled by the Delhi Police against Poonawala, where they said the circumstantial evidence in the case is powerful and compelling.
Updated on Mar 08, 2023 04:30 AM IST
Delhi water crisis due to ‘illegal’ sand mining in Haryana, says AAP's Bharadwaj
According to DJB, the Yamuna water level was at 671.5feet on Tuesday compared to the standard 674.5 ft at Wazirabad Barrage --- considered the standard for the river stretch in the capital.
Updated on Mar 08, 2023 04:41 AM IST
Feedback sought on law crucial to Delhi development
The proposed amendments seek to make it mandatory for the land owners in the villages on the periphery of the city to participate in land pooling so that developers can get contiguous land parcels
Updated on Mar 08, 2023 12:06 AM IST
Auto driver stabs woman after fight over fare near New Friends Colony
Mehreen Riyaz told the auto driver she will pay through UPI, but he insisted on taking cash, which she was not carrying. An argument broke out between them and the driver attacked her, said police
Published on Mar 07, 2023 11:02 PM IST
No metro services between Rajiv Chowk, Central Secretariat tomorrow. Know why
There will be no metro services between Central Secretariat and Rajiv Chowk for the entire day as a scheduled maintenance is planned
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 10:53 PM IST
Delhi excise policy case: Dhal sent to 14-day judicial custody
ED has alleged Dhal, the 10th accused to be arrested in the case, was in possession of the policy much before its release and that he coordinated and attended meetings held for its formulation
Published on Mar 07, 2023 04:39 PM IST
Delhi Metro dedicates mural wall to women commuters
The mural depicts how women from different age groups and backgrounds from the city are reclaiming public spaces, with the Delhi metro providing them with a safe space for movement and travel
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 02:37 PM IST
Delhi Police issues traffic advisory for Shab-e-Baraat, Holi
According to the police, more than 600 pickets and 1,300 motorcycle patrolling teams will be deployed across the national capital. Also, 759 traffic officers will be deployed at 283 strategic locations.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 12:25 PM IST
DU me a favour, let’s play Holi: Students celebrate in North Campus
Delhi University students from various colleges took to the streets of North Campus to play Holi, last weekend. While Hansraj College denied permission to the students to play on the college grounds, Ramjas College and Delhi School of Economics barred those who were visibly drenched in colours, from entering the college premises. But nothing could lower the enthusiasm of those who wanted to revel in the fever of Holi.
Published on Mar 07, 2023 12:16 PM IST
, New DelhiKriti Kambiri
Sushil Kumar gets 4-day interim bail
The court further directed that Kumar not threaten witnesses or tamper with evidence, and shall share his phone’s live location as and when required by the IO
Published on Mar 07, 2023 01:37 AM IST
Delhi's water crisis may worsen as Yamuna levels drop further, 2 plants hit
The officials said water level in the Yamuna has reached 671.7 feet, almost 2.8 feet below the normal levels of 674.5 ft at the Wazirabad barrage.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 02:23 AM IST
Tighten rules to check language across OTT mediums, Delhi high court tells govt
Justice Swarna Kanta Sharma’s observation came while upholding a direction to register an FIR against TVF Media Labs and actors of its web series.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 04:34 AM IST
Richa Banka, New Delhi
Former Delhi minister Manish Sisodia kept in Tihar wing with meditation cell
Sisodia had requested the court that he be kept in the meditation or vipassana cell inside the prison
Published on Mar 07, 2023 12:41 AM IST
Will ensure MVA jointly contests Maha assembly, LS polls: Pawar
Meanwhile, BJP state unit chief Chandrakant Bawankule said Pawar should re-analyse the Kasba Peth verdict to understand that “the victory was solely of candidate and not of MVA”.
Published on Mar 07, 2023 12:40 AM IST
HT Correspondent, Pune
Man must pay maintenance for wife’s child from previous marriage, rules Delhi HC
Dismissing a plea by a man against the order of maintenance to his former wife’s child, a bench of justices said that the man cannot be allowed to argue later that the child is not his or her responsibility.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 04:36 AM IST
PM chairs meet to review summer preparedness
The report comes amid concerns of a warmer-than-usual March; possible heatwaves in summer; and an El Nino event during the monsoon that could impact the quantum of rains India receives during the season.
Published on Mar 07, 2023 12:36 AM IST
, New DelhiJayashree Nandi
Ashram flyover open but Kale Khan ramp to be completed in 30-45 days
During a spot check on Monday, HT also found that the stretch needed finishing touches, with street lights missing in some spots and central verges incomplete in others.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 07:04 AM IST
Civic body to carry out road repair works: Delhi mayor
The civic body manages roads narrower than 60 feet --- most of these are internal colony roads. Streets wider than 60 feet are maintained by the Delhi government’s Public Works Department (PWD)
Published on Mar 07, 2023 12:16 AM IST
Ashram snarls may end at long last as flyover reopens
New Delhi Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday inaugurated the extension of the Ashram flyover — a key stretch expected to allow travellers a signal-free ride between Noida and Lajpat Nagar, marking the end of three-and-a-half years of construction work at the Capital’s busiest intersection and freeing commuters of a traffic headache that kept them stuck in a seemingly unending spiral of blockades, diversions, and snarls
Published on Mar 07, 2023 12:13 AM IST