The Delhi University has appointed a team of officials for facilitating the conduct of upcoming elections of the office-bearers and members of the Central Council of Delhi University Students Union (DUSU).
A lethal women commando squad trained in Filipino martial art and capable of neutralising a threat using innocuous objects like pen or hairpin would now patrol coaches and stations of Delhi Metro to ensure safety of passengers, especially women.
Writing and reading enthusiasts who wish for their talent to be spotted and honed, will get an opportunity courtesy, a weekly Readers' and Writers' Club is set to be launched on August 7.
The National Human Rights Commission today issued notice to the Delhi government over reports of medical negligence leading to a child's birth outside a government hospital.
It will be a partly cloudy Friday in Delhi with the possibility of light rain and thunderstorm in some parts of the city, the Met Office said.
Two technicians suffocated to death in a fire at a medical laboratory in the early hours of Thursday, police said.
Goa ministers' remarks on banning biknis and demanding a Hindu nation have "really damaged" the state's reputation as a safe beach destination, said tourism industry stakeholders.
Increase in the number of tourists is one of the reasons which has led to decline in the numbers of the endangered Olive Ridley turtle arriving on the beaches of Goa, Forest Minister Alina Saldanha said today.
A day after a three-year-old boy fell into boiling sugar syrup and died after being hit by a speeding e-rickshaw, the Delhi High Court has ordered the vehicles off the road, "as off now".
At least 41 people have been killed and over 150 are feared buried after a landslide hit a village, nearly 120 kilometres from Pune in Maharashtra. Rescue workers anticipate that the number of dead will rise.
Two persons have been arrested for allegedly cheating people by demanding money for offering jobs in a reputed company, police said today.
Night shelters meant exclusively for homeless women will be built in the national capital before the winter season, a statement from Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung's office said on Thursday.
In December, 2013, when Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party, or the AAP, made a blockbuster debut in the Delhi assembly polls, winning 28 of 70 seats, one of their most vociferous backers were the auto-rickshaw drivers. The former chief minister is back to courting them again by addressing a rally at Ramlila Maidan today.
A retired army personnel had to pay with his ear in a tiff over his flowing moustache in rural Patna district, about 35 km from Patna.
A three-year-old boy, who fell into a huge pot containing boiling sugar syrup after being hit by a speeding e-rickshaw in Trilokpuri area, East Delhi, has succumbed to his injuries.