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

Flu

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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

Income Tax Department

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Ministry Of Finance Releases Post, Confirms IT Raids At 27 Locations

The Income Tax department conducted raids in 27 locations in Mumbai and Delhi NCR on July 5, said Union Finance Ministry on July 26. The search was on a group engaged inagro and textile business, mostly involved in the manipulation of performance of certain group companies on stock markets. Furthermore, the Union Ministry also confirmed unaccounted cash of Rs 1.4 crore has been seized during the search operations.

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 07:24 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Union Finance Ministry, Income Tax, Raids, Mumbai, Delhi-NCR

Courtesy: Twitter

Draupadi Murmu

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Draupadi Murmu Officially Becomes President Of India, Announces PC Mody

Draupadi Murmu, the NDA candidate has officially been declared as the 15th President of India, after winning with a huge margin against Yashwant Sinha.  In the late hours of July 21, after several rounds of counting, the RS General Secretary and Presidential elections RO PC Mody announced the results. President Murmu won 6,76,803 value-votes, whereas Sinha secured 3,80,177 votes. Furthermore, Draupadi Murmu will take the office oath on July… read-more

Fri, 22 Jul 2022 - 09:44 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: draupadi murmu, President of India, nda candidate, Delhi-NCR, Presidential Elections

Courtesy: ANI

Rain

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IMD Predicts Thunderstorms & Mild Rain In Delhi Over The Next 3 Days

Thunderstorms with light to moderate intensity rain were forecasted by India Meteorological Department (IMD) for the Delhi-NCR region, as well as surrounding regions in Uttar Pradesh and Haryana. On May 20, parts of Delhi saw light rain and strong breezes, which persisted for a second day on May 21. IMD stated, "Wet spell over Northwest and East India during May 21 to 24 with peak intensity on May 23." 

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 08:50 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Delhi, Delhi-NCR, IMD, rainfall, IMD Forecast

Courtesy: India Today

Juvenile thrashes elderly

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Juvenile Thrashes 70 Year Old Beggar Over Heated Argument: Delhi

In a heated argument, a juvenile allegedly beat Mohd Abdul Sattar Khan (70) beggar in Delhi's Mehrauli, confirmed police on May 9. Notably, DCP Benita Mary Jaiker said, "PCR call was received at Mehrauli police station about an injured elderly man lying in front of a dargah near Pahalwan Dhaba". Khan was rushed to AIIMS Trauma center, she said. The juvenile, also a beggar has been booked under IPC sections.

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 04:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Delhi-NCR, Beggar, juvenile, thrashed, Delhi Police