With moderate dry winds blowing on Saturday, the National Capital Region and surrounding areas recorded better visibility, slight rise in minimum temperature and marked improvement in air quality which, however, remained "very poor".
Edited by Aloke Tikku | Saturday January 20, 2018, New Delhi
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday described the Election Commission's recommendation to disqualify 20 AAP lawmakers "unconstitutional" and decided to ask President Ram Nath Kovind to hear them out before signing the formal orders.
A day after the Election Commission recommended the disqualification of 20 Aam Aadmi Party legislators in an office for profit case, the party attacked Chief Election Commissioner AK Joti and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alleging that the move was Mr Joti's "parting gift to PM Modi". Mr Joti retires on Tuesday.
In a case of alleged medical negligence, a four-month-old baby died at a hospital in Delhi on Friday, after he was given a pain killer injection for temporary relief from a stitch on the baby's upper lip.
Delhi Police on Friday said it has made proper arrangements to maintain law and order in the capital for the release of "Padmaavat" next week in the wake of a bandh call by the Shree Rajput Karni Sena against the film.
A Delhi court has awarded a 10-year jail term to a man for sexually assaulting his five-year-old daughter after consuming alcohol, saying there was no reason why the child would falsely implicate her father.
Edited by Aloke Tikku | Friday January 19, 2018, NEW DELHI
With the Aam Aadmi Party staring at the disqualification of 20 of its lawmakers under the office of profit provision, the Congress and BJP promptly mounted stinging attacks on the Delhi government and asked Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to quit too.
Edited by Nidhi Sethi | Friday January 19, 2018, New Delhi
The Election Commission's recommendation to the President today for the disqualification of 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislators from the Delhi Legislative Assembly for holding 'Office of Profit' has shaken the party even though it's in majority in the 70-member Delhi assembly.
AAP MLAs Disqualification: In a major setback for the ruling Aam Admi Party government in the national capital, the Election Commission on Friday recommended President Ram Nath Kovind to disqualify 20 legislators of the party for holding profit of office.
A Delhi court has upheld a three-year jail term given to a 21-year-old man for snatching a gold chain from the neck of a woman and said he doesn't deserve any leniency as the offence was well "crafted".
Delhi has been notified as a "controlled area" in the wake of spread of glanders, an infectious disease that primarily affects horses, to new areas of the national capital, and an advisory has been issued to owners of equines.