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Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit

Delhi bureaucrats most efficient, says Sheila Dikshit

Ms Dikshit was the chief minister of Delhi for 15 years, from 1998 to 2013, heading the Congress government in the national capital.

National Green Tribunal. (Photo: PTI)

Ensure no posters are put up on DU walls, says NGT

The counsel appearing for the university assured the bench that the varsity would strictly comply with the order.

Delhi police (Representational image)

Delhi Cops let bribery case accused roam free, seven suspended

Sukesh Chandrashekhar was arrested for attempt to bribe EC officials.

A market is illuminated on the eve of Diwali in New Delhi on Wednesday. (Photo: Biplab Banerjee)

Delhiites say no to Chinese products

Khan Market, Delhi’s premiere location was also flooded with festival shoppers.

The study, published last month in the Indian Journal of Child Health, was conducted on 180 children who visited the paediatric emergency department of Sir Ganga Ram Hospital.

Delhi: Male children prone to ‘unintentional injuries’

As per a World Health Organisation report, injuries are the sixth leading cause of childhood mortality throughout the world.


The Parel ST depot wears a deserted look on the second day of the MSRTC bus strike. (Photo: Debashish Dey)

MSRTC strike day 2: Empty depots

The second day saw almost none of the 658 services operating while only one was run on the previous day.

Shopkeepers are frustrated due to the reduced demand for crackers. (Photo: Rajesh Jadhav)

Mumbai: Firecracker sales decrease by 60 per cent

Some others however claim that the increase in rates due to GST is the reason for sluggish demand in the market.

 Since the Mumbaikars are showing more fascination towards light-emitting crackers instead of those that create excessive noise, the traders have increased their stock of light-emitting crackers to match the demand.

People choose lights and colour over noise: Traders

The colourful crackers are known for producing beautiful lights in the sky and are very popular among the kids as well as adults.

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis (Photo: PTI)

Maharashtra CM Fadnavis’ adopted village elects sarpanch from NCP

Till the end of the day, political parties claimed results of almost 2,000 villages.


A case on murder charge was initiated in the second incident. No one was arrested by the police so far.

West Bengal: Man lynched for suspected role in murder

On Friday morning, the body of Sheikh Sameer was found lying in an abandoned hospital at Pankhatuli.

“In the suburban segment, the growth of passenger traffic has gone up by 2.75 per cent during April to September 2017, which is second best over other zones of Indian Railways. 

4 per cent growth in Eastern Railway, says report

The Eastern Railway has witnessed growth in passenger traffic and earnings during the first quarter of the current financial year.

Surajit Kar Purkayastha

‘Won’t tolerate bid for unrest in Hills’

Praising Malik’s role, he asserted that the slain SI and other police personnel displayed courage during the operation at Singla forest. 

Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)

CBI calls Roy again; former TMC leader seeks time

Sources claimed that Mr Roy on Friday received a call for the enactment of the reconstruction which requires his presence.

Board of Administrator for Darjeeling, chairman and Gorkha Janamukti Morcha rebel leader Binay Tamang interacts with mediapersons after meeting West Bengal governor Keshari Nath Tripathi at Raj Bhavan in Kolkata on Sunday. (Photo: PTI)

Binay Tamang urges gov to initiate tripartite talks

Mr Tamang said he had urged the governor to apprise the situation to the Centre.

In Other Cities

Madras High Court (Photo: PTI)

Govt can’t engage manual scavengers: Madras HC

Directing authorities to file their replies, the Bench fixed the next hearing on August 21.

Chandrakant Patil

Narayan Rane is not in touch with BJP, says Chandrakant Patil

He also tried to explain how the rumour of Mr Rane being offered the PWD had started.

Aarushi Talwar

Aarushi case: Verdict on Talwars’ appeal on October 12

Aarushi, who was in her teens, was found dead inside her room with her throat slit in May 2008.

The woman lodged an FIR against Patel and he was duly arrested on molestation charges. (Photo:PTI)

Constable films Pune Police’s wife while bathing

The Pune police commissioner will decide the action to be taken against the constable, who has not been suspended.