Delhi News

Delhi Recommends Ending Weekend Curfew, Restrictions On Markets

Delhi Recommends Ending Weekend Curfew, Restrictions On Markets

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Friday January 21, 2022, New Delhi

Coronavirus: The Delhi government on Friday recommended lifting of weekend curfews - from 10 pm Fridays to 5 am Mondays - in the national capital in view of declining Covid cases.

21 Delhi-Bound Trains Delayed Due To Dense Fog

21 Delhi-Bound Trains Delayed Due To Dense Fog

Asian News International | Friday January 21, 2022, New Delhi

With a blanket of dense fog engulfing the national capital on Friday morning leading to poor visibility several Delhi-bound trains were delayed, informed the Northern Railway.

Central Vista Project To Transplant 396 Trees For Vice-President Enclave

Central Vista Project To Transplant 396 Trees For Vice-President Enclave

Press Trust of India | Friday January 21, 2022, New Delhi

The Delhi forest department has exempted an area of 6.63 hectares for the construction of the Vice-President Enclave under the Central Vista redevelopment project and 396 trees will be transplanted from the project site.

These 5 Delhi Markets May Get Rid Of Single-Use-Plastic

These 5 Delhi Markets May Get Rid Of Single-Use-Plastic

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 20, 2022, New Delhi

With an aim to improve its ranking in the Swachh Survekshan this year, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation has decided to make five of its popular markets, including Greater Kailash-1 and 2, completely free of single-use-plastic, officials said.

Man's Diarrhoea Cured In Delhi Hospital. Courtesy: A Healthy Person's Stool

Man's Diarrhoea Cured In Delhi Hospital. Courtesy: A Healthy Person's Stool

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 20, 2022, New Delhi

A healthy person's stool recently helped cure a 78-year-old man here suffering from persistent diarrhoea along with bleeding.

Amar Jawan Jyoti To Be Put Out, "Merged" With War Memorial Torch

Amar Jawan Jyoti To Be Put Out, "Merged" With War Memorial Torch

Reported by Rajeev Ranjan | Thursday January 20, 2022, New Delhi

After burning for 50 years, the eternal flame of Amar Jawan Jyoti at the India Gate lawns will be extinguished forever. The torch will now be merged with the National War Memorial's torch at a programme today, days ahead of the Republic Day.

Delhi RT-PCR Covid Test Cost Capped At Rs 300 At Private Hospitals, Labs

Delhi RT-PCR Covid Test Cost Capped At Rs 300 At Private Hospitals, Labs

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 20, 2022, New Delhi

The Delhi government on Thursday capped the cost of conventional RT-PCR tests for COVID-19 detection in private hospitals and labs at Rs 300, a 40 per cent reduction from the earlier rate, according to an order.

At 19 Degrees, Delhi Maximum Temperature 2 Notches Below Season's Average

At 19 Degrees, Delhi Maximum Temperature 2 Notches Below Season's Average

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 20, 2022, New Delhi

Delhi was engulfed in a blanket of fog on Thursday morning with the weather office predicting light rain and shallow fog on Friday even as the city's maximum temperature settled at 19.1 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average.

Dense Fog Affects Visibility In Delhi, 13 Trains Delayed

Dense Fog Affects Visibility In Delhi, 13 Trains Delayed

Asian News International | Thursday January 20, 2022, New Delhi

With a blanket of dense fog engulfing the national capital on Thursday morning leading to poor visibility, several Delhi-bound trains were delayed, informed the Northern Railway.

Dense Fog In Delhi, Air Quality Remains In "Very Poor" Category

Dense Fog In Delhi, Air Quality Remains In "Very Poor" Category

Asian News International | Thursday January 20, 2022, New Delhi

The air quality in the national capital on Thursday remained in the 'very poor' category according to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR).

In First Sentencing Over Delhi Riots, Man Gets 5 Years In Jail

In First Sentencing Over Delhi Riots, Man Gets 5 Years In Jail

Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Thursday January 20, 2022, New Delhi

Delhi riots: A Delhi court on Thursday sentenced Dinesh Yadav - the first person convicted in connection with violent riots that swept the national capital in February 2020 - to five years in jail.

Woman, 4 Children Found Dead In Delhi Home, Kept Stove On For Heat

Woman, 4 Children Found Dead In Delhi Home, Kept Stove On For Heat

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 20, 2022, New Delhi

A 30-year-old woman and her four children died after allegedly inhaling toxic smoke from an 'angithi' (stove) kept in their room in Shahdara's Seemapuri area on Wednesday, police said.

Red Fort To Remain Shut For Visitors For 5 Days From January 22

Red Fort To Remain Shut For Visitors For 5 Days From January 22

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 19, 2022, New Delhi

In view of Republic Day, the historic Red Fort will remain closed for people for five days from January 22-26 due to security reasons, police said on Wednesday.

Delhi Jail Inmate Swallows Mobile To Hide It, Removed After Surgery

Delhi Jail Inmate Swallows Mobile To Hide It, Removed After Surgery

Asian News International | Wednesday January 19, 2022, New Delhi

In a bizarre incident, an inmate of Delhi's Tihar jail swallowed a mobile phone to hide it from authorities. It was later removed after successul surgery.

Will Monitor Covid Situation For 2-3 Days: Delhi Minister On Restrictions

Will Monitor Covid Situation For 2-3 Days: Delhi Minister On Restrictions

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 19, 2022, New Delhi

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain today said the government will monitor the COVID-19 situation for three to four days to confirm the trend of positivity rate before reviewing the curbs in the national capital.