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Delhi-NCR, North Indian Region Felt 4.6, 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake

Tremors were felt in Delhi-NCR and across Northern India on October 3, after twin earthquakes of magnitude 4.6 and 6.2 struck Nepal between 2 to 3 pm (IST). The epicenter of the earthquake was Nepal, according to the National Center for Seismology. People rush out of the office building as strong tremors of earthquake were felt across North India. More visuals of tremors from Uttarakhand is going viral.

Tue, 03 Oct 2023 - 04:10 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Earthquake, Delhi-NCR, Natural Disaster, Delhi disaster, Richter Scale


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Gandhis To Skip Poll Meeting Amid Congress Conclave In Raipur

The Gandhis decided to skip the poll meeting in Delhi, to attend the Indian National Congress (INC) preliminary meeting, scheduled in Raipur, Chhattisgarh. Notably, the Congress is all set to hold its preliminary meeting on February 24. The Congress Conclave will be a three-day event, to discuss various political issues, including poll strategies for 2024 elections. Approximately 1,500 delegates will attend the Congress Conclave, especially… read-more

Fri, 24 Feb 2023 - 10:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian Politics, Congress, Gandhis, Conclave, Poll Meeting, Delhi-NCR

Courtesy: NDTV

QLA Restaurant Delhi

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QLA European Dining In Delhi Holds Stunning Jazz Concert, Hosts France Band

At Qla restaurant, a popular European dining in Mehrauli, Delhi-NCR, a stunning Jazz night was organised for all its guests. Christophe Marguet & Daniel Erdmann Quartet Pronto was the limelight of the concert, held on February 17. The band from France was hosted read-more

Wed, 22 Feb 2023 - 09:02 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: QLA Restaurant, Delhi-NCR, Ranjan Chopra, Jazz Concert, French Band

Courtesy: The Brifly News

Rapido Bike

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Rapido Bike Services Ban From Plying Roads: Mumbai Transport

After Delhi, the Maharashtra Government also banned bike taxi services like Rapido, Ola Moto and Uber Moto to ply on the streets. The transport department has warned bike taxis against plying on the roads of Delhi. The first offence by the aggregators could lead to a fine of Rs 5,000, while the second offence could lead to a fine of Rs 10,000 and imprisonment up to a year, said notice.

Mon, 20 Feb 2023 - 06:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Travel, Rapido Bike, Banned, Transport Service, Maharashtra(175), Delhi-NCR

K Vijay Kumar

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K Vijay Kumar Resigns As Security Advisor Of MHA

Decorated police officer K Vijay Kumar, credited for eliminating forest brigand Veerappan, has resigned as the senior security advisor in the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). On October 15, Kumar resigned from post, due to personal reasons, has vacated his accommodation in Delhi and relocated to Chennai. "I am now based in Chennai after I decided to end my stint with the MHA due to personal reasons," said Kumar.

Sat, 15 Oct 2022 - 04:15 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: K Vijay Kumar, Security Advisor, MHA, Resignation, Delhi-NCR

Delhi Pollution

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Delhi Ministry To Hold Crucial Meeting To Discuss Winter Action Plan

Ahead of the Delhi winters, Environment Minister Gopal Rai is set to conduct a crucial meeting to discuss department-wise responsibilities under the 15-point winter action plan. Notably, during winters, the national capital region faced serious pollution issues, especially due to crop burning in neighbouring Haryana and Punjab regions. To discuss the same, a special meeting will be held on September 5, on curbing air pollution from a… read-more

Mon, 05 Sep 2022 - 09:01 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Winter Action Plan, environment, Delhi Minister, Pollution, Delhi-NCR

Courtesy: News 18


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COVID & Flu Prevalent In Delhi-NCR, Viral Fever Affects 8 Out Of 10 Homes

Following an increase in COVID-19 instances, Delhi-NCR area is also seeing an alarming outbreak of viral fever, with eight out of ten homes displaying symptoms in the previous 30 days. The poll garnered over 11,000 replies from inhabitants of Delhi, Gurugram, Ghaziabad, Noida, and Faridabad. In the recent 30 days, 54% of respondents said that at least two members of their household had one or more symptoms of viral fever.

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 11:10 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Delhi-NCR, Covid-19, Flu, viral fever, Noida

Courtesy: DNA INDIA

Manish Sisodia

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CBI Raids Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia's Home Over Excise Policy & 20 Places In NCR

In connection with the excise policy controversy, the Central Bureau of Investigation searched the house of Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia. Searches are also being done at 20 places in the National Capital Region and six other states. Meanwhile, Manish Sisodia has stated that he will help with the probe and refutes all claims. Sisodia expressed regret that people who perform in the country face such harassment.

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 10:14 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: CBI, Raids, Manish Sisodia, excise policy, Delhi-NCR

Courtesy: India Today

Jamia Millia Islamia

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Jamia University To Include New Korean Studies In 2022-2023 Academic Session

Jamia Millia Islamia will start a new postgraduate programme in Korean studies in the department of foreign languages (2022-2023) session. On August 17, the university announced to intake 25 students in this course, with fee of Rs 10,500, after varsity academic council approved last month. "The Majlis-i-Talimi (Academic Council) at its meeting held on 28.07.2022 has approved the introduction of a new programme, M.A, in Korean Studies this… read-more

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 08:46 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jamia Millia Islamia, Korean Studies, New Course, Academic Session, Delhi-NCR

Smriti Irani meets Prez Draupadi Murmu

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Smriti Irani Meets Prez Draupadi Over Rashtrapatni Remark

Union Minister Smriti Irani met President Droupadi Murmu in Delhi, on July 29. The meeting was in view of the recent controversial remark "Rashtrapatni" of Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury against President Murmu. The BJP demanded an apology and criticised the Indian National Congress, leading to the adjournment of parliament houses. "Had the privilege of calling upon the Honourable President of India Droupadi Murmu Ji along with MOS," tweeted Irani.… read-more

Fri, 29 Jul 2022 - 01:48 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: smriti irani, President of India, draupadi murmu, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, Delhi-NCR