Sunday, 2 October, 2022

Topic: Delhi

How AAP govt can rationalise free electricity, reduce subsidy burden, and keep poll promise

Over 80 per cent households benefit from the generous power subsidy in Delhi, including many middle and higher income households.

Concept Next: Add a Little Sunshine To Your Home

Concept Next is one of the best interior design companies in Delhi that collaborates to create spectacular home interior designs.

‘Delhi govt’s failed promises, liquor scam’ — how BJP plans to corner AAP in Gujarat, HP & MCD

BJP launches coordinated attack on Kejriwal's party, hoping Delhi civic polls will happen alongside assembly polls in Gujarat & Himachal. Circulates videos to show 'real face of AAP'.

Over 6 lakh applicants for 70,000 seats – Delhi University launches its admission portal

Admissions to all central colleges, including the Delhi University, are taking place through the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) this year.

Delhi LG sends notice to Sanjay Singh, other AAP leaders over ‘derogatory’ charges against him

AAP leaders, including Atishi, Saurabh Bharadwaj & Sanjay Singh, were sent legal notice over 'false and derogatory' charges for Saxena's alleged involvement in a Rs 1,400 crore 'scam'.

In Delhi’s Sangam Vihar, teenage girls live and dream football. Even if it means taunts

In Sangam Vihar, the girls have cleaned a trash-dumping ground to make a football field. And they won’t take no for an answer.

Maharashtra leads states in IPC crimes, 2021, tailed by UP; Delhi top city, says NCRB

Out of the 19 metropolitan cities, Delhi has the worst record in terms of IPC crimes. It accounts for 45% of all IPC crimes in these 19 metropolitan cities.

‘Not one MLA went to BJP,’ says Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, plans trust vote to prove AAP unity

The AAP chief accused BJP of being a ‘serial killer’, now targeting Delhi after toppling several governments in the country.

Dalai Lama set to visit Delhi tomorrow after month-long sojourn in Ladakh

The Tibetan spiritual leader will be in the national capital after a gap of over 3 years. It is not confirmed whether he will hold any meeting with the political leadership.

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Illustration by Prajna Ghosh | ThePrint

Over 38% inmates in Indian jails are OBCs, 10% increase in a decade, study finds

Religious minorities, specifically Muslims and Sikhs, have been overrepresented among prison inmates for years now, but there have been some shifts in the last decade, NCRB data shows.
A man counts Indian currency notes inside a shop in Mumbai, India | Reuters/Francis Mascarenhas

RBI tells state refiners to reduce dollar buying in spot market, contain sharp fall in rupee

RBI has ensured that $9 billion has been made available at overseas branches of some Indian banks for the country's three state-run refiners to tap, according to sources.


File photo of former Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria after flying a MiG-21 of 51 Squadron at the Srinagar airbase | ANI

Famed IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s MiG-21 Squadron bows out from Srinagar today

Known as the ‘Sword Arms’, number-plating of the squadron was done Friday. It has made way for MiG-29s to be the new 'guardian of the Valley'.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.