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  • Sunny Wednesday in city

    Sunny Wednesday in city

    Delhiites on Wednesday woke up to a sunny morning with the minimum temperature recorded at 27 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season’s average. According to India Meteorological Department (IMD), humidity level recorded till 8.30 am was 77 per cent which caused discomfort to the residents of capital. An official of the department has predicted …

    September 21, 2016
  • Sunny Tuesday in Delhi

    Sunny Tuesday in Delhi

    It was a sunny Tuesday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 25.3 degrees Celsius, the season’s average, the Met office said. "The sky will remain clear throughout the day," said an official of the India Meteorological Department (IMD). The maximum temperature was likely to hover around 37 degrees Celsius, the official said. According …

    September 20, 2016
  • ‘Kolkata air healthy for very short time in a year’

    ‘Kolkata air healthy for very short time in a year’

    It’s not just the national capital which is reeling under air pollution, Kolkata "surpasses" New Delhi many a times during October to January when it comes to poor air quality, a resource conservation specialist said here on Thursday. According to Rajeev Sharma, Resource Conservation Specialist, Embassy of the US, New Delhi, there is a very …

    September 15, 2016
  • Partly cloudy Thursday in city

    Partly cloudy Thursday in city

    It was a partly cloudy Thursday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 25.7 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season’s average, the weather office said. The maximum temperature of the day is likely to hover around 35 degrees Celsius, an official of the India Meteorological Department said. The humidity at 8.30 am was …

    September 15, 2016
  • Students must take up social causes: Maliwal

    Students must take up social causes: Maliwal

    Students must follow their hearts and devote their time to social causes to bring about change in the society, said Swati Maliwal, chairperson, Delhi Commission for Women in the capital on Wednesday. “Follow your hearts and devote your time to social causes to make the society a better place,” Maliwal said while addressing students at …

    September 14, 2016
  • Talgo completes final run in less than 12 hours

    Talgo completes final run in less than 12 hours

    The much-awaited Spanish-made Talgo high-speed train completed its last Delhi-Mumbai final trial run in less than 12 hours, the Ministry of Railways said on Sunday. A senior official of the railways said: "The train left from New Delhi at 2.45 pm and reached Mumbai in 11 hours 42 minutes, two minutes ahead of its time …

    September 11, 2016
  • Bopanna withdraws from Davis Cup tie against Spain

    Bopanna withdraws from Davis Cup tie against Spain

    Tennis player Rohan Bopanna on Saturday requested the All India Tennis association (AITA) to skip the Davis Cup tie against Spain to be held in India from September 16-18, due to knee injury. Bopanna’s request has been approved by the AITA. The 36-year-old, who suffered an injury during the US Open last week, has been advised two weeks’ …

    September 10, 2016
  • Sunny Wednesday in Capital

    Sunny Wednesday in Capital

    It was a sunny Wednesday morning in Delhi with the minimum temperature recorded at 25 degrees Celsius, one notch below the season’s average, the Met Office said. "The morning was sunny. There is no possibility of rains anywhere and the sky would be clear throughout the day," an India Meteorological Department (IMD) official said. The …

    September 7, 2016
  • Humid Tuesday in city

    Humid Tuesday in city

    It was a humid morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature settling at 25.4 degrees Celsius. According to the MeT Department, relative humidity in the city was registered at 70 per cent on Tuesday morning and will decline through the day. "The minimum temperature was recorded at 25.4 degrees Celsius while the maximum …

    September 6, 2016
  • Pleasant Monday in Capital

    Pleasant Monday in Capital

    It was a pleasant morning in Delhi with the minimum temperature settling at 25.5 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season’s average. "The minimum temperature recorded at 8.30 am was 25.5 degrees Celsius, a notch below normal while the humidity settled at 72 per cent," a MeT official said. The weatherman has predicted a cloudy …

    September 5, 2016
  • Pleasant Saturday in capital

    Pleasant Saturday in capital

    It was a pleasant and partly cloudy Saturday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 25 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season’s average. "The sky will remain generally partly cloudy throughout the day," said an official of the India Meteorological Department (IMD). The maximum temperature is likely to hover around 35 degrees Celsius. …

    September 3, 2016
  • Pleasant Monday, rain expected in capital

    Pleasant Monday, rain expected in capital

    It was a pleasant and cloudy Monday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 26.5 degrees Celsius, which is the season’s average so far. "The sky will be generally cloudy throughout the day. Light rains are likely to occur," said an official of the India Meteorological Department (IMD). According to the weather office, the …

    August 29, 2016
  • John Kerry to travel to Dhaka, New Delhi

    John Kerry to travel to Dhaka, New Delhi

    The US Secretary of State John Kerry would travel to New Delhi to attend the second India-US Strategic and Commercial Dialogue, the State Department announced on Thursday. "On August 29-31, Secretary Kerry will travel to New Delhi, India, for meetings with senior Indian officials," the State Department spokesperson Elizabeth Trudeau said. On August 30, Kerry …

    August 24, 2016
  • Dengue claims 1 more life

    Dengue claims 1 more life

     With one more death due to dengue in the capital, the number of deaths due to the disease has gone up to four. A 12-year-old boy, Rehan, died on 21 August at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital. He was admitted to the hospital ICU on 16 August in a serious condition. This week, the Municipal Corporation …

    August 22, 2016
  • 2 held after gunfight with police

    2 held after gunfight with police

     Two men, wanted to stand trial in some criminal cases, were injured here on Sunday in a gunfight with the police and were arrested, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Outer Delhi) Vikramjit Singh said. A police constable was also injured in the gunfight with the men identified as Veer a.k.a Kala and his associate Abhay, the …

    August 21, 2016
  • AAP govt to set up mohalla clinics in comm hubs

    AAP govt to set up mohalla clinics in comm hubs

    The AAP government is planning to set up mohalla clinics in the city’s commercial hubs including Nehru Place, Bhikaji Cama Place, and Subhash Place in order to provide medical facility to working class there. The Kejriwal government has an aim of setting up 1,000 mohalla clinics by the end of this year and out of …

    August 21, 2016
  • Police constable shot dead by robbers

    Police constable shot dead by robbers

    A Delhi Police constable was shot dead by unidentified armed assailants in outer Delhi on Friday evening, police said. According to a senior police officer, the incident took place at around 9.18 pm at Samosa Chowk area of Shahabad Dairy in outer Delhi. "A PCR call was made at 9.20 pm about a quarrel in …

    August 20, 2016