India | Written by Tanima Biswas | Friday December 19, 2014
A series of messages on security and possible terror attacks in cities like Delhi and Bengaluru are being circulated on social media causing panic among people, and government sources say all attempts to find out the source of these have yielded no r...
India | Rahul Shrivastava | Friday December 19, 2014
The Narendra Modi government had to field its crisis managers on Thursday to end what it called a "strong misinformation campaign," which it feared could hurt the ruling BJP's electoral interests in the Delhi elections due soon.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 18, 2014
Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu-American in the US Congress, on Thursday made an impromptu stop at a government school in New Delhi and joined the children in cleaning up the school.
Cities | Written by Ketki Angre | Friday December 19, 2014
As 17-year-old Pooja lit the candle, her eyes welled up. She was among the 1000 odd students from Delhi's government schools who gathered at the ceremonial flag post in central Delhi's Connaught Place to pay homage to the children who were killed in ...
NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Whether you live in Delhi or are just visiting, a trip to Rashtrapati Bhavan is easy to organise with just a few clicks online.
India | Sunetra Choudhury | Tuesday December 16, 2014
To prove it is not intent on turning Christmas into a working day, the government has sent a new letter to colleges in Delhi, asking that events to celebrate 'Good Governance Day' be organized before the holiday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday December 15, 2014
With the national capital witnessing a rise in crimes against women, the Delhi government is revamping the women's distress helpline 181, which was set up after the December 16 gang rape incident.
India | Sandeep Phukan | Sunday December 14, 2014
It would have been any other government award ceremony to mark December 14 as the national energy conservation day. But children brightened up the proceedings during their interaction with Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday afternoon.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday December 12, 2014
Lok Sabha today passed a bill which provides for fresh auction of 204 coal blocks de-allocated by the Supreme Court in September with the government allaying apprehensions of some parties that the legislation would lead to privatisation of the sector...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday December 12, 2014
Public Interest Litigations seeking revocation of the city government's notification to exempt sikh women from wearing helmet while driving or pillion riding two-wheelers were today rejected by the Delhi High Court which observed that it is not feasi...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 11, 2014
Regularising the movement of e-rickshaws in the national capital, Delhi government today banned their plying and parking on 236 thoroughfares.
Press Trust of India | Thursday December 11, 2014
Uber on Wednesday finally ceased its operations in the national capital complying with a government ban imposed on it three days back.
Cities | Written by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday December 10, 2014
After Delhi, it is the turn of Hyderabad to ban Uber. Days after a young woman was raped allegedly by a driver contracted to Uber in New Delhi, the Telangana government has launched a special campaign to weed out cab operators in the city who violate...
Wednesday December 10, 2014
Essar Group will sign a long-term crude import deal with Russia's Rosneft during President Vladimir Putin's visit to New Delhi on Thursday, government and industry sources said on Wednesday.
India | Ketki Angre | Tuesday December 9, 2014
The government's decision to ban Web-based taxi services has come as a shock to Parvez Ahmad, a cab driver in Delhi and the only earning member in a family of eight. After this decision, Parvez suddenly finds himself unemployed.
Tuesday December 9, 2014
Sonam said the government is to be blamed in many ways for the lack of security of women in Delhi
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 10, 2014
The Delhi High Court was told today that granting relief to slum-dwellers of Rangpuri Pahadi here, who are facing eviction, would embolden the encroachers and will adversely affect efforts of the forest department to protect the Ridge land.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 9, 2014
The minister's statement came a day after Delhi government banned all operations by private cab service Uber.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Uber, the app-based taxi service, has been charged by the Delhi Police with cheating and defying government orders. An FIR or police case was filed against the company today.
NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Delhi Government officials want Uber and companies like it to operate like taxi operators, with the responsibilities that confers, instead of "services marketplaces".