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Delhi Metro's First-Of-Its-Kind Halt Platforms To Connect Pink, Green Lines

Delhi Metro's First-Of-Its-Kind Halt Platforms To Connect Pink, Green Lines

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 17, 2021, New Delhi

Delhi Metro is building first-of-its-kind halt platforms to provide connectivity between the Pink and Green lines at Punjabi Bagh West metro station.

Conditions Unfavourable For Advance Of Monsoon In Delhi, Northwest India: Report

Conditions Unfavourable For Advance Of Monsoon In Delhi, Northwest India: Report

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 17, 2021, New Delhi

Conditions are not favourable for the further advancement of monsoon into Rajasthan, some parts of Punjab, Haryana and Delhi till the last week of June, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Thursday.

Delhi's Fresh Bid To Get Lieutenant Governor's Nod For Doorstep Ration Delivery Scheme

Delhi's Fresh Bid To Get Lieutenant Governor's Nod For Doorstep Ration Delivery Scheme

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 17, 2021, New Delhi

The AAP government has sent a file on doorstep delivery of ration to Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal, making a fresh bid to get his approval for the scheme, according to a statement from the Delhi Chief Minister's Office on Thursday.

Rain Brings Respite From Heat In Delhi, Showers Likely On Friday

Rain Brings Respite From Heat In Delhi, Showers Likely On Friday

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 17, 2021, New Delhi

A short spell of rain lashed several parts of the national capital on Thursday providing respite from the hot weather to the residents.

Household Heating, Cooking Behind 40% Of Delhi's Pollution: Study

Household Heating, Cooking Behind 40% Of Delhi's Pollution: Study

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 17, 2021, New Delhi

Household heating and cooking accounted for 40 per cent of Delhi's PM 2.5 pollution in December 2020 and January 2021, according to a new study.

158 New Covid Cases In Delhi, Lowest Positivity Rate Since February 16

158 New Covid Cases In Delhi, Lowest Positivity Rate Since February 16

Edited by Darshit Singh | Thursday June 17, 2021, New Delhi

The national capital recorded 158 new COVID-19 cases and 10 fatalities on Thursday while the positivity rate dropped to 0.2 per cent, the lowest since February 16, according to a health department bulletin.

Delhi Police Plea Against Bail For 3 Activists In Supreme Court Tomorrow

Delhi Police Plea Against Bail For 3 Activists In Supreme Court Tomorrow

Reported by Arvind Gunasekar, Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Thursday June 17, 2021, New Delhi

The Supreme Court will on Friday hear a Delhi Police plea against the High Court decision to grant bail for activists Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita and Asif Iqbal Tanha, who were arrested in May last year over alleged links to the Delhi riots.

Delhi Man Kills Wife After She Objects To Extramarital Affair: Police

Delhi Man Kills Wife After She Objects To Extramarital Affair: Police

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, New Delhi

As per police, Vikas killed his wife Priyanka as she had objected to his extramarital relationship with one of his sisters-in-law.

"Unnecessary Interference": AAP As Centre Vetoes Probe Into Delhi Oxygen Deaths

"Unnecessary Interference": AAP As Centre Vetoes Probe Into Delhi Oxygen Deaths

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, New Delhi

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said the Centre has denied approval to a committee set up by the AAP government to probe deaths caused due to a lack of oxygen supply during the second Covid wave and award compensation to victims' families.

BJP Councillors Elected Unopposed As Mayors Of Delhi's Civic Bodies

BJP Councillors Elected Unopposed As Mayors Of Delhi's Civic Bodies

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, New Delhi

The mayoral candidates from the ruling BJP were elected unopposed to the posts in the three municipal corporations of Delhi today, officials said.

11 NCR Thermal Plants Caused 7% Delhi Air Pollution In October-January: Study

11 NCR Thermal Plants Caused 7% Delhi Air Pollution In October-January: Study

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, New Delhi

The 11 coal-fired power plants in the National Capital Region contributed just 7 per cent to Delhi's PM2.5 pollution on an average between October 2020 and January 2021, while vehicles contributed 14 per cent, according to a new study.

Relief As 2.3 Lakh Doses Arrive Before Delhi Vaccine Centres Shut Down

Relief As 2.3 Lakh Doses Arrive Before Delhi Vaccine Centres Shut Down

Reported by Sharad Sharma, Edited by Harish Pullanoor | Wednesday June 16, 2021, New Delhi

Covid vaccination centres catering to the 18 years-and-above age group in Delhi were expected to shut down today but for the arrival of over 2.3 lakh doses, which included both Covaxin and Covishield.

CCTV Footage Helps Cops Arrest Delhi Woman Seen Snatching Mobile Phone

CCTV Footage Helps Cops Arrest Delhi Woman Seen Snatching Mobile Phone

Reported by Mukesh Singh Sengar, Edited by Swati Bhasin | Wednesday June 16, 2021, New Delhi

A CCTV footage has helped Delhi Police arrest a woman who was seen hitting another woman and snatching her mobile phone in the shocking video.

Delhi Civic Bodies Set To Get Mayors From Elected Unopposed On Wednesday

Delhi Civic Bodies Set To Get Mayors From Elected Unopposed On Wednesday

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, New Delhi

The mayoral candidates from the ruling BJP are set to get elected unopposed to the posts in the three municipal corporations in Delhi, polls for which are slated to be held on Wednesday.

Caught On CCTV, E-Rickshaw Driver, Woman Killed By Speeding Car In Delhi

Caught On CCTV, E-Rickshaw Driver, Woman Killed By Speeding Car In Delhi

Reported by Mukesh Singh Sengar, Edited by Shatabdi Chowdhury | Tuesday June 15, 2021, New Delhi

An e-rickshaw driver and a woman were killed while her two children were critically injured after a speeding car rammed into the vehicle in central Delhi, police said.