NCR DELHI

Haryana govt announces Rs 5,000 cr interest, penalty waiver on crop loans

By A Reporter / Chandigarh The Haryana Government has announced a Rs 4,750 crore waiver on interest and penalty on crop loans. This will benefit around 10 lakh farmers of the state. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said this while addressing a rally in Bhiwani, Haryana yesterday. The farmers who have borrowed from Primary Agriculture … Continue reading Haryana govt announces Rs 5,000 cr interest, penalty waiver on crop loans

Delhi Police issues 3,900 challans on Day 1 of new Motor Act

AMN Delhi Police issued 3,900 challans to traffic rule violators after the amended motor vehicles act came into effect yesterday. Parliament in July passed the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which seeks to tighten road traffic regulations such as the issuance of driving licence and imposed stricter penalties for violations in an attempt to improve … Continue reading Delhi Police issues 3,900 challans on Day 1 of new Motor Act

In Delhi BJP Chief Manoj Tiwari Wants NRC, Says ‘Situation in Capital Dangerous’

WEB DESK As the Assam National Register of Citizens (NRC) list came out today, the BJP’s Manoj Tiwari demanded a similar exercise for Delhi to identify illegal immigrants, calling the situation in the capital “dangerous”. In the past, many leaders of the BJP have spoken about such lists in other parts of the country. “The … Continue reading In Delhi BJP Chief Manoj Tiwari Wants NRC, Says ‘Situation in Capital Dangerous’

Delhi govt mega campaign against Dengue and Chikungunya

Vinit Wahi / New Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has announced Delhi government’s mega campaign titled 10 Hafte, 10 Baje 10 minute Har Ravivar, Dengue Par War to contain Dengue and Chikungunya from Sunday, 1st September onwards for next 10 consecutive weeks. The Chief Minister said the collective efforts of the government and people of … Continue reading Delhi govt mega campaign against Dengue and Chikungunya

Govt Should Bring Amnesty Scheme to Protect Delhi’s Business from Sealing: CAIT

AMN / NEW DELHI The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) today sent a memorandum to the Union Urban Development Minister, Mr. Hardeep Puri, urging him to demand the Supreme Court through the Attorney General to dissolve the monitoring committee set up by the Supreme Court on sealing. Secretary General of CAIT Mr. Praveen Khandelwal … Continue reading Govt Should Bring Amnesty Scheme to Protect Delhi’s Business from Sealing: CAIT

Delhi: 6 dead, 11 injured as fire breaks out in building

AGENCIES / NEW DELHI Six people, including two children, have died and 11 injured in a fire that broke out at a residential building in zakir nagar of southeast Delhi late last night. The fire in the four-storey building in Zakir Nagar, a densely-populated neighborhood near Jamia Millia Islamia University, broke out at around 2 … Continue reading Delhi: 6 dead, 11 injured as fire breaks out in building

No electricity bill if consumption less than 200 units in Delhi: CM Kejriwal

By Vinit Wahi / New Delhi With ensuing Delhi assembly elections in mind, the AAP government announced today that people living in the capital do not have to pay any amount of their electricity bills if their power consumption does not exceed 200 units. Making the announcement at a press conference here, Chief Minister Arvind … Continue reading No electricity bill if consumption less than 200 units in Delhi: CM Kejriwal

Delhi Govt has not asked DMC to conduct ‘minorities survey’: Khan

AMN / New Delhi Various print and electronic media have published that Delhi Government is conducting a survey of minorities (or Muslims) or that Govt. of Delhi, with an eye on the forthcoming state assembly elections, has asked Delhi Minority Commission to conduct such a survey. Clarifying this matter, Chairman of Delhi Minorities Commission Dr … Continue reading Delhi Govt has not asked DMC to conduct ‘minorities survey’: Khan

Vijay Goel Demands renaming of Delhi to ‘Dilli’

Staff Reporter / NEW DELHI BJP leader Vijay Goel on Wednesday demanded that the name of the national capital be spelt “Dilli” in English instead of “Delhi”. The Rajya Sabha MP was speaking during the question hour of the ongoing budget session. In response to Mr Goel, Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai … Continue reading Vijay Goel Demands renaming of Delhi to ‘Dilli’

Kejriwal directs PWD to expedite process for procurement of CCTVs

Vinit Wahi/ New Delhi Delhi Chief Minister, Mr Arvind Kejriwal, directed the Public Works Department (PWD) to expedite the process for procurement of 1.5 lakh more CCTVs for installation in residential areas across Delhi. The direction was given by the Chief Minister in the meeting to review the progress of ongoing installation of CCTVs in … Continue reading Kejriwal directs PWD to expedite process for procurement of CCTVs

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ART & CULTURE

Bangladeshi novelist Rizia Rahman passes away

AMN Renowned Bangladeshi novelist and the Ekushey Padak winning author Rizia Rahman passed away today in D ...

International Urdu Day Awards announced

  Staff Reporter / NEW DELHI The annual International Urdu Day Awards have been announced. ...

SPORTS

Rani Rampal to captain Indian women’s hockey team on England tour

Hockey, star forward Rani Rampal was today named the captain of the 18-member Indian Women's team which will t ...

Boxing : Manish Kaushik wins his debut bout at the AIBA World Championships

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi, Commonwealth Games silver medallist Manish Kaushik (63 kg) made an impressiv ...

Impressive start by Aadil Bedi, Aman Raj as Indonesian Rory Hie leads at Classic Golf & Country Club International Championship

aadil bedi Harpal Singh Bedi/ Nuh, Haryana Promising youngsters Aadil Bedi and Aman Raj, got off to ...

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MARQUEE

Qutub Minar glitters amid LED illumination

  QUTUB MINAR Staff Reporter / New Delhi The historic Qutb Minar came alive ...

1 Kg Of Rare Assam Tea Sold For Rs. 70,500

AMN / GUWAHATI A rare variety of tea in Assam was auctioned for Rs. 70, 501 a kg at the Guwahati Tea Auctio ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

PV Sindhu wants Deepika Padukone to star in her biopic

Badminton star PV Sindhu wants actress Deepika Padukone to star in a biopic on her life, if it's ever made. Si ...

Jeetendra, Rakesh Roshan never got their due in Bollywood, feels Rishi Kapoor

Image Source : TWITTER WEB DESK Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has said his fellow actors Jeetendra and Ra ...

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