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Delhi MCD election results 2017: People have faith in BJP's policies and PM Modi, says Harsh Vardhan

As the early trends on Wednesday showed a huge win for the Bhartiya Janta Party as AAP and Congress were seen struggling to get the second position in a close fight, Union minister Harsh Vardhan said...

News Nation Bureau | Apr 26, 2017 10:41 AM

Delhi MCD election results 2017: BJP, AAP fight to maintain stronghold, Congress hopes for a comeback

After a fierce triangular battle in the Delhi municipal polls, the stage is now set for counting of votes tomorrow with the verdict likely to have political ramifications beyond the national...

PTI | Apr 25, 2017 11:20 PM

Hall of Nations: Architects, historians outraged by demolition

“We consider the demolition of the Hall of Nations at Pragati Maidan an act of outrage. The case was being considered in the Delhi High Court and the hearings were scheduled on April 27 and May...

PTI | Apr 25, 2017 06:37 PM

MCD elections 2017: 54% polling recorded in Delhi

The State Election Commission had prepared intensively to carry out the Delhi MCD polls spread over 13,000 booths spanning 272 wards. The BJP, Congress and the AAP are locked in a triangular contest...

News Nation Bureau | Apr 23, 2017 08:29 PM

MCD polls 2017: Arvind Kejriwal slams State Election Commission over 'faulty' EVMs

The Aam Aadmi Party supremo also alleged that many voters with valid voter slips were

PTI | Apr 23, 2017 06:46 PM

MCD elections 2017: Quirky symbols like green chilli, scissors, AC add humour to civic polls

If the ‘Broom’ symbol of the AAP, one of the three key players in contest, had made headlines when the party had launched it, the Independent candidates in this election are being represented by a...

PTI | Apr 23, 2017 04:50 PM

Animal rights activists rough up 3 men in Delhi for transporting buffaloes

Three men transporting buffaloes in a truck were allegedly roughed up by members of an animal rights group in south east Delhi’s Kalkaji area, following which cross-complaints have been registered.

PTI | Apr 23, 2017 12:57 PM

Governor Baijal fires one bullet at me every day: Delhi CM Kejriwal

Lt Governor Anil Baijal “fires one bullet at me” every day, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has said. This is Kejriwal’s first direct attack against Baijal since he was appointed the Lt...

PTI | Apr 22, 2017 07:15 PM

MCD elections 2017: Delhi's 1.3cr people set to vote in triangular contest; litmus test for Kejriwal's AAP, Amit Shah's BJP, Congress

Delhi is all set to vote in a triangular contest for 272 seats in MCD elections on Sunday. The big parties in fray - Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Congress and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) - were engaged in...

Agencies | Apr 22, 2017 01:09 PM

MCD polls: State Election Commission gears up for polling spread over 13,000 booths spanning 272 wards across Delhi

With two days to go for the high-stakes municipal polls in Delhi, the State Election Commission is gearing up to to carry out the electoral exercise that will be spread over 13,000 booths spanning 272...

PTI | Apr 21, 2017 11:32 PM

Court asks Delhi Police Commissioner to take action against officers for lackadaisical approach in a rape case enquiry

Delhi Police Commissioner has been directed by a court here to take action against senior officers, including a DCP, for their negligence and conducting an enquiry in a “very perfunctory manner”...

PTI | Apr 21, 2017 05:28 PM

Delhi-based mixologist Vikram KU wins North American Whiskey Cocktail Championship

Vikram KU from Blue Bar at Taj Palace Hotel, won the Whiskey Cocktail Championship held in Delhi. He has been awarded an opportunity to go on a guided tour to the Jack Daniel Distillery in Lynchburg,...

PTI | Apr 21, 2017 04:18 PM

Delhi: 22-yr-old woman dies after jumping in front of moving train at Ghitorni Metro statio

The unidentified woman was killed on the spot after she allegedly jumped before the train, they said, adding police is investigating the case.

PTI | Apr 21, 2017 01:00 PM

MCD polls 2017: Two Swaraj India candidates ditch party to join BJP

AAP sacks two swaraj india candidates after BJP leaders were found to be campaigning for her.

PTI | Apr 20, 2017 11:58 PM

Allahabad passes orders to seal more than 1000 flats in Greater Noida

The Allahabad High Court on Thursday ordered sealing of more than 1,000 flats in the Supertech Czar residential project of Greater Noida which were constructed allegedly without due approvals.

PTI | Apr 20, 2017 10:32 PM