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Arvind Kejriwal government withdraws its plea for modifications in Odd Even scheme

Arvind Kejriwal government withdraws its plea for modifications in Odd Even scheme

National Green Tribunal (NGT) is hearing an application filed by Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government over enforcing Odd-Even scheme in Delhi. The Delhi government yesterday moved the National Green Tribunal seeking modification of its November 11 order refusing to exempt women and two wheelers from the odd-even car rationing scheme to tackle pollution. The application, filed

Krishna river boat tragedy: Death toll rises to 19

The death toll in the boat capsize incident in Krishna River near Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh has climbed to 19 following the recovering of three more bodies this morning, an official said. State disaster response and fire services department’s director general N Satyanarayana said while two bodies were recovered by teams of National Disaster Response

Army goes for 600 mini-UAVs to keep vigil on border

With objectives to maintain a strict vigil at the Pakistan and China border over terrorist activities, the Indian Army has accepted the tender inquiries for acquisition of 600 mini Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs). The Army sources said the process of accepting tender inquiries was over and the technical assessment was under progress. A total of

Centre accords ‘Z’ category security to Dineshwar Sharma

The Centre has accorded ‘Z’ category armed security cover to Dineshwar Sharma, the recently appointed special representative on Jammu and Kashmir. Official sources said Sharma would be secured by commandos of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) whenever he travels to any part of the country. “Given his work profile, it was essential to provide

DCW questions delay in punishment of Nirbhaya case perpetrators

The Delhi Commission for Women on Tuesday issued a notice to the Tihar Jail Administration and Deputy Commissioner of Police, South District questioning the delay in the imposition of death penalty to the Nirbhaya case perpetrators. “The callousness of this nature, on the part of the concerned authorities gives out a wrong message to the

Modi’s Mann ki Baat: Yoga can help children maintain healthy lifestyle, says PMModi’s Mann ki Baat: Yoga can help children maintain healthy lifestyle, says PM

Poonch police has succeeded in arresting an accused from Delhi who was wanted in a case of rape of a minor and was trying to attempt to leave country . The case was registered on 10th of October when written complaint was lodged in Mendhar Police station by a family from Salwah village and complained

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