In an unfortunate turn of events, former India captain Kapil Dev has been hospitalised after he suffered a heart attack. The Legendary Indian cricketer has undergone angioplasty at a hospital in New Delhi. The former Indian skipper was also dealing..
With 55,838 new COVID-19 cases, the virus has now infected 77,06,946 people in India on October 22. As many as 702 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the tally to 1,16,616. Total active cases stands 7,15,812, after a decrease of 24,278..
Air quality recorded unhealthy in the national capital, Delhi on October 22. Since last week, the air of Delhi has been in the 'poor' and 'unhealthy' category. Air Quality Index (AQI), near ITO PM 2.5 at 141 and PM 10 at 196. However, to maintain..
Morning 'aarti' was performed at Jhandewalan Temple on the sixth day of Navratri today. This day is also called Shashthi of Navratri. Devotees worship the sixth form of Goddess Parvati which is 'Katyayani Devi'. She is seen as the slayer of demon..
Even as the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the hospitality industry adversely, some restaurateurs of Delhi-NCR are doing their bit for society during the festivities amid these unprecedented times. A group of restaurant owners in Delhi are..
As Delhi's air quality continues to deteriorate, Civil Defence volunteers distributed roses to people and requested them to participate in the campaign 'Red Light On, Gaadi Off'. The campaign has been launched by Delhi Government to curb air..
Union Home Minister Amit Shah on October 21 attended the National Police Commemoration Day parade. He paid tribute at the National Police Memorial in Delhi. The day is observed every year to pay homage to the 10 CRPF jawans who laid down their lives..
In last 24 hours, India reported 46,791 new COVID-19 cases and 587 deaths. The total number of coronavirus has reached 75,97,064 in the nation. The total active cases stands at 7,48,538 (dip by 23,517 since y'day) while 67,33,329 (risen by 69,721..
The rising air pollution levels have become a grave concern for Delhi-NCR. Thick black smog rose high in the air in parts of Delhi. Despite ban, famers of neighbouring states are burning stubble. As per CPCB, air quality at Anand Vihar is 252, which..
According to the Delhi Pollution Control Committee, as of 12 p.m. local time the city's air quality index on average was at 264 on a scale of 500 measured at PM 10, or particulate matter with diameter less than 10 micrometres.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the centenary convocation of University of Mysore. The event took place via video conferencing on October 19. While addressing at the centenary convocation, PM Modi said, "Efforts in higher education aimed not..
India crossed 75 lakhs mark with 55,722 new COVID-19 cases and 579 deaths in last 24 hours on October 19. The total number of cases now stands at 75,50,273. It includes 7,72,055 active cases (dip by 11,256 since yesterday), 66,63,608..
A US-based report suggested that less than one per cent of dentists were found to be COVID-19 positive across the globe. It was a first-of-its-kind report based on data collected in June 2020. The result is far below that of other health professionals..
The national capital's Air Quality Index remains in poor condition on October 19. Delhiites reeling under poor air quality as blanket of smog enveloped Delhi-NCR. Continuous stubble burning in neighbouring states is main cause of deteriorating air..
Morning 'aarti' was performed at Delhi's Jhandewalan Temple on October 19. It marked the third day of Navratri Puja. On the third day, Devotees worship the third form of Maa Durga which is Maa Chandraghanta. Since in this form, Maa Chandraghanta wears..
Delhi's air quality to remain 'poor' for coming three days, said senior scientist of India Meteorological Department (IMD), Rajendra Kumar Jenamani."Air quality of Delhi today is better than Thursday. On October 15 pollution level had dipped to 'very..
Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on October 18 remembered the sacrifice of Corona warriors in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic. He said, "This Navratri, I urge you to be mindful of your role in defeating COVID-19. As we bow down in prayer, we must..
With several other things, COVID-19 imposed lockdown has also shaken the education system of India. Government adopted new ways of teaching children such as online classes but those who cannot afford smart phones or laptops are suffering the most in..
In last 24 hours India witnessed 61,871 new COVID-19 cases and 1,033 deaths. The total coronavirus cases in India has reached 74,94,552 (dip by 341 since y'day) while active cases stands at 7,83,311 (dip by 2335 since y'day). So far 65,97,210 (rise by..
Madhubani outdoor painting workshop was organised by Empowered Women's Association (EWA) for underprivileged women. The workshop was orgainsed in Delhi's Greater Kailash. The main objective of the workshop was to highlight hidden talents of the..
Delhi's air quality was recorded in the 'poor' category on October 18. Thick blanket of smog enveloped Delhi-NCR. Continuous stubble burning in neighbouring states is main cause of deteriorating air quality. As per CPCB, air quality at Anand Vihar is..
Prayers were offered on 1st day of Navratri at Delhi's Chhattarpur Temple. Navratri is believed to mark Goddess Durga's victory over demon Mahishasura. "We had earlier taken all arrangements in view of COVID-19. We are also using ayurvedic sanitiser...
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi continued his tirade against Centre over new farm Laws. Addressing the digital launch of Smart Village Campaign Phase-2 in Punjab via video conferencing, he said, "I want to assure Sarpanchs that Congress will stand with..
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president JP Nadda laid 'bhoomi pujan' and foundation stone laying ceremony of Uttarakhand BJP office via video conferencing on October 17. In the event, he said, "If a party office operates from a politician's..
India reported a spike of 62,212 new COVID-19 cases and 837 deaths in the last 24 hours. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare informed that the total case tally stands at 74,32,681 including 7,95,087 active cases, 65,24,596 cured/discharged/migrated..
Air pollution levels are a grave concern as India continued to battle deadly virus. Thick smog enveloped parts of Delhi. Widespread stubble burning in neighbouring states and local pollutants led to worsen air quality in the national capital. As per..
Devotees offered prayers at Delhi's famous Jhandewalan Temple on the first day of 'Navratri' on October 17. Morning 'aarti' was also performed at the temple. Devotees were also seen visiting Kalkaji Mandir on the occasion. However, temples should..
Indian Railways' has planned to upgrade the network and trains running on identified routes at a speed of 130 kilometre per hour or above will have only air-conditioned coaches in the near future. Railway Board CEO Vinod Kumar Yadav informed on..
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that he has written a letter to Union Ministry of Education seeking an amendment in Act to open new colleges and universities in Delhi. He said, "Why are the admission cut-offs so high in Delhi? It is so..
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has said that the Centre needs to amend the Delhi University Act to ensure that more colleges and universities can be opened in the capital. The Delhi Chief Minister referred to the high cut-off marks of some..
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With a spike of 63,371 new cases, India's COVID-19 tally continues to move steadily to touch 74-lakh mark on October 16. In last 24 hours, 895 deaths have been reported in the country. The total case tally in the country now stands at 73,70,469..
In view of the increasing levels of air pollution in the national capital, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launched a new anti-pollution campaign on Thursday. The campaign will encourage people to switch off the engines of their vehicles while..
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In view of rising pollution, 50 teams of Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) will be deployed for inspection in Delhi-NCR on October 15. Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar urged Punjab government to take..
In view of deteriorating air quality, 50 teams of Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) will be deployed for inspection in Delhi-NCR on October 15. Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar said, "50 teams of CPCB..
On-duty Delhi Traffic Police personnel in Delhi's Dhaula Kuan was dragged on the bonnet of a car for few metres after he attempted to stop the vehicle for a traffic rule violation. The incident took place on Oct 12. The car driver was held later.
With a spike of 67,708 new cases, India's COVID-19 tally crossed 73-lakh mark on October 15. In last 24 hours, 680 deaths have been reported in the country. The total case tally in the country now stands at 73,07,098 including 8,12,390 active cases,..