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
Tags: Indian Politics, Congress, Gandhis, Conclave, Poll Meeting, Delhi-NCR
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
Tags: QLA Restaurant, Delhi-NCR, Ranjan Chopra, Jazz Concert, French Band
Courtesy: The Brifly News
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.
Tags: Travel, Rapido Bike, Banned, Transport Service, Maharashtra(175), Delhi-NCR
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
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.
Tags: K Vijay Kumar, Security Advisor, MHA, Resignation, Delhi-NCR
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
Tags: Winter Action Plan, environment, Delhi Minister, Pollution, Delhi-NCR
Courtesy: News 18
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.
Tags: Delhi-NCR, Covid-19, Flu, viral fever, Noida
Courtesy: DNA INDIA
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.
Tags: CBI, Raids, Manish Sisodia, excise policy, Delhi-NCR
Courtesy: India Today
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
Tags: Jamia Millia Islamia, Korean Studies, New Course, Academic Session, Delhi-NCR
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
Tags: smriti irani, President of India, draupadi murmu, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, Delhi-NCR
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.
Tags: Union Finance Ministry, Income Tax, Raids, Mumbai, Delhi-NCR