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DSSSB Releases Notification For 7236 Teaching, Non-teaching Posts

The Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) has called applications for 7,236 vacancies in teaching and non-teaching positions. The job drive aims to fill posts like the trained graduate teacher (TGT)-6358 posts, assistant teacher primary-554 posts, assistant teacher nursery-74 posts, lower division clerk-278 posts, counsellors-50 posts, head clerk-12 posts, and patwari-10 posts. DSSSB has allowed interested eligible candidates to… read-more

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 08:50 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: DSSSB, Government Jobs, Delhi, Employment

Courtesy: News18

Arvind Kejriwal

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Delhi Govt Announces Free Education For Kids Who Lost Parents To COVID

The Delhi government on May 14 announced free education for children who lost their parents to the deadly coronavirus. Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said that the government will cover their education expenses and living as well. The government will provide financial assistance for the families who lost the only earning member to COVID-19, he added. Moreover, CM Kejriwal also highlighted the need to extend lockdown by another week.

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 08:10 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal, Education, Covid-19

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Jarnil Singh

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Ex-AAP MLA Jarnail Singh Passes Away At 47 Due To COVID

Former journalist and Aam Adami Party MLA Jarnail Singh passed away on May 14 due to COVID complications. He was admitted to a hospital in Delhi after contracting the virus in the last week of April. The 47-year-old was also an author and had worked with the ones who were affected by the 1984 riots. Meanwhile, many leaders, including Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, expressed their grief through Twitter.

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 02:08 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: AAP, Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi, Coronavirus

Courtesy: Indian Express

Flavored cow urine boxes.

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Cow Urine Available In Orange, Pineapple Flavor Surfaces On Internet

Netizens were left perplexed after a picture of boxes containing cow urine, available in different flavors, started making rounds on Twitter. Named 'Gauamrut', the two 250-ml boxes featured flavors of orange and pineapple while one was described as 'pure'. However, details of the origin and existence of these products remains unverified. In 2018, tulsi and elaichi flavored cow urine had hit the Delhi markets.

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 12:57 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Cow urine, Twitter, Delhi, orange, pineapple

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Rajeev Karwal

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Milagrow Robots Founder Rajeev Karwal Dies Of COVID Complications

Founder and Chairman of Milagrow Robots, Rajeev Karwal died due to COVID-19 on May 12. After working in top roles across leading electronic brands including Onida, LG, Philips, Electrolux and Reliance Digital, he started Milagrow in 2007. Moreover, the company gained popularity in 2020 when two Milagrow robots were deployed to assist doctors and healthcare workers in the COVID ward of AIIMS Delhi to prevent transmission of the virus.

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 03:45 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Robots, Covid-19, AIIMS, Delhi, Rajeev Karwal, Milagrow Robots

Courtesy: News18

Central Vista

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Central Vista Project Area Declared As 'No Photography' Zone Amid Criticism

The Central Vista project near the India gate has now been declared a "no photography" and "no video recording" zone. The step has been taken amid the Centre facing extreme criticism for executing the redevelopment project, which includes a new Parliament building and a residence for the Indian PM among others, during the COVID-19 outbreak. Meanwhile, various social groups have also appealed the Supreme Court to halt the construction process… read-more

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 11:00 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: central vista, Covid-19, Delhi, Supreme Court of India

IGI Airport Terminal 2 Inside view

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Delhi Airport To Stop Operations At T2 Terminal From May 17 Midnight

Due to substantial decrease in number of flights amid the pandemic, the Delhi International airport has decided to close its T2 terminal from May 17 midnight. The airport officials stated that it will be managing all flights from the T3 terminal only. The decision came after India and its aviation department experienced a worse second wave of COVID -19. Currently, the airport is managing around 325 flights everyday.

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 03:40 PM / by Santosh Tibeli

Tags: Covid-19, Coronavirus Pandemic, Delhi, Delhi Airport


Sambit Patra.

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Delhi CM Kejriwal Spent Over 800 Cr On Ads But Built No Hospitals: BJP

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra on May 10 attacked Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal for spending Rs 804.93 crores on advertisements but not opening even "a single hospital". Responding to Kejriwal's remarks on the Centre's COVID-19 management, Patra also said, "Before forming his government, Kejriwal had promised to add 30,000 new hospital beds." Patra also questioned CM Kejriwal that why he thinks that the Centre is partial against the Delhi… read-more

Tue, 11 May 2021 - 10:40 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal, Sambit Patra, Advertisements, Hospitals, BJP

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Actor Rahul Vohra

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Actor Rahul Vohra Dies Of COVID-19 After Distress Plea For Treatment

Battling with COVID-19, actor Rahul Vohra died on May 9 due to COVID complications at Delhi’s Rajiv Gandhi Superspeciality Hospital. Shockingly, the 35-year-old YouTuber had to plead for an oxygen bed and proper healthcare till last breath. Rahul in his May 9 Facebook post stated that he would have survived had he got proper and timely treatment. He also tagged PM Narendra Modi and Delhi’s Deputy CM Manish Sisodia.

Mon, 10 May 2021 - 06:22 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: COVID-19 outbreak, Rahul Vohra, Indian Actor, Hospitals, Delhi

Courtesy: NDTV

Delhi and Haryana dispute over water supply.

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Haryana Alleges 'Mismanagement' Over Delhi's Water Scarcity Claims

The Haryana government has claimed that Delhi is receiving more water than it is entitled to. The statement came after Delhi Jal Board alleged Haryana for shortfall in supplies from the neighboring state. Haryana said that Delhi is covering its inefficiency in water management. Reportedly, earlier Delhi officials blamed Haryana for failing to release water into the canal, resulting in a drop in the pond level at Wazirabad treatment site.

Sun, 09 May 2021 - 05:05 PM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: water crisis, Delhi, Haryana, Water Supply