With an aim of providing a push to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mission of a 'clean India', Delhi BJP yesterday decided to hold a World Toilet Summit in November in collaboration with the World Toilet Organisation.
Taking its crew to task for lack of discipline, Air India yesterday suspended a pilot and ten cabin crew members for delaying some recent flights, including an international service, by not reporting for duty on time.
Security has been tightened in the national capital ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping's official visit, with the police cordoning off certain areas keeping in mind demonstrations by the Tibetan community.
Delhi Metro commuters faced a harrowing time on Wednesday when a technical snag affected services on a line, causing trains to run slow and halt for several minutes at many stations and consequently resulting in overcrowding.
The national capital experienced a hot and sunny Tuesday as the maximum temperature settled a notch above the season's average at 34.6 degrees Celsius. Light rain is expected on Wednesday, a Meteorological department official said.
A mandatory driving licence and a maximum speed limit of 25 km per hour are among the conditions that the central government will impose for allowing plying of e-rickshaws, which had been banned by the Delhi High Court for want of regulations.