CBI names P Chidambaram in FIR: ‘Reason to believe then Home Minister was in...

The CBI has named Congress leader P Chidambaram in its FIR, hours after it raided residences in Chennai and Delhi. This comes as the central agency has registered a fresh case against son Karti for allegedly facilitating visas of 263 Chinese nationals for a power company over 11 years ago when his father was the Union Home Minister.
#PChidambaram #CBI #Chinese #Chennai #LawGovernment #Government


2 hours ago

Jabalpur runway excursion: DGCA suspends licences of two pilots for a year

An Alliance Air ATR-72 aircraft from Delhi with 55 passengers on board had gone off the runway in Jabalpur. The licence of two pilots has been suspended for a year following an investigation into the runway excursion that happened on March 12. The decision of the pilot flying (pilot flying) to continue in spite of long float resulted into long landing.
#DGCA #Jabalpur #BusinessIndustrial #TransportationLogistics


2 hours ago

Delhi reports 393 new Covid-19 cases, 2 deaths; minor dip in positivity rate

The national capital on Tuesday reported 393 new Covid-19 infections in the last 24 hours. The death toll has now reached 26,198 while the total case tally now stands at 19,01,128. On Monday, the positivity rate in the national capital had stood at 3.37 per cent.
#Covid #Covid19 #Delhi #Health


3 hours ago

Heatwave to stay in parts of UP, Bihar; heavy rainfall in these states: IMD

The minimum temperature in Delhi settled at 27.5 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, a notch above normal. The maximum temperature in the national capital is expected to hover around 43 degrees on Wednesday. The southwest part of Uttar Pradesh may face the heatwave till Thursday. Bihar, Himachal Pradesh and north Madhya Maharashtra are expected to witness a slight respite from the intense heat.
#IMD #Celsius #Bihar #News #Weather


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Explained: Who is Spanish artist Joan Miro whose works are in India for the...

The works of the Spanish artist are in India for the first time in an exhibition organised by the Fundació Joan Miro. The five works, on display in Delhi till July 24, include four paintings and a sculpture from his late period. The exhibition will give visitors a unique opportunity to discover an essential aspect of the artist via his exceptional graphic work.
#JoanMiro #FundacióJoanMiro #Spanish #India #ArtsEntertainment #VisualArtDesign


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DU teachers seek VC’s intervention after CoA begins admission as part of...

Eleven teachers of Delhi University’s Academics for Action and Development wrote to the Vice-Chancellor seeking his “necessary intervention” The College of Art (CoA) has started its admission process as a part of the Ambedkar University. The CoA offers master's and bachelor's courses in fine arts. This comes amid an ongoing tussle between the Delhi University and the Delhi government over the affiliation of CoA.
#CoA #Delhi #JobsEducation #Education #CollegesUniversities


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Mundka fire tragedy: Delhi court sends building owners to 1-day police remand

Manish Lakra, Harish Goyal and Varun Goyal have been granted one day police custody. This comes a day after the absconding owner of the complex was sent to two days of Police custody. 27 people died in the Mundka fire which engulfed a four-storey building in west Delhi.
#ManishLakra #Delhi #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


3 hours ago

AAP's Atishi claims 'BJP gave licenses in Mundka for illegal work'; demands probe

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Atishi attacked the BJP over the Mundka Fire that claimed 27 lives. She blamed the BJP for providing illegal licenses to its goons and extorting money from the people of Delhi. The AAP leader has sought an investigation to check how did the BJP-led Municipal Corporation provide licenses and how many more activities like this are still going on.
#Atishi #AAP #BJP #Mundka #News #Politics


3 hours ago

Latest News Delhi

Nearly 100 dengue cases have been reported in Delhi till date, civic report says. No death has been reported due to the vector-borne disease so far. Last year, 9,613 cases, the highest since 2015, were recorded in the national capital, along with 23 deaths.
#Delhi #Health #HealthConditions #InfectiousDiseases


4 hours ago

Omission of lesson on Bhagat Singh from K'taka school textbook shameful: AAP

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal hits out at the BJP government in Karnataka over reports about removal of a lesson on Bhagat Singh from a school textbook. AAP national convenor said the country will not tolerate such insult of its martyrs. Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann also slammed the BJP over the issue and said the saffron party's hatred for Shaheed Singh has come out in the open before everyone.
#BhagatSingh #BJP #Delhi #News #Politics #LawGovernment


4 hours ago

Ex-CBI director moves high court for Twitter’s verified badge

Delhi high court fined former Indian Police Service officer M Nageswara Rao ₹10,000 while rejecting his plea seeking restoration of his Twitter blue verified badge. Justice Yashwant Varma said Rao again came to the court despite being given an opportunity to approach Twitter last month.
#MNageswaraRao #CBI #Delhi #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


6 hours ago

Omission of lesson on Bhagat Singh from Karnataka school textbook insult to...

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal hits out at the BJP government in Karnataka over reports about removal of a lesson on Bhagat Singh from a school textbook. Kejriwal asks the BJP why “its people” hate the iconic freedom fighter so much. The AAP national convenor said the country will not tolerate such insult of its martyrs.
#BhagatSingh #BJP #Karnataka #News #Politics


7 hours ago

India Weather LIVE Updates: Heatwave In India Updates, Weather Today LIVE...

Delhi is likely to record a maximum temperature of 41 degrees Celsius Tuesday, with cloudy skies and the possibility of thunder and lightning. While heatwave conditions and a maximum of 45 degrees are in the forecast for May 20, the temperature could fall to around 40 degrees by May 22.
#WeatherToday #India #Celsius #India #News #Weather


7 hours ago

Chidambaram reacts on CBI raids on Karti Chidambaram residences in Chennai and Delhi

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram said the CBI found nothing and seized nothing during raids. The former Union minister also said the timing of the search is interesting. The CBI has filed a fresh case against Lok Sabha MP Karti. He is accused of facilitating visas of 250 Chinese nationals after receiving illegal gratification of Rs 50 lakh.
#KartiChidam #CBI #Chinese #Chennai #News


7 hours ago

TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee a 'potential accused' in West Bengal coal scam: ED tells SC

TMC national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee was declared a 'potential accused' by the Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday. The Enforcement Directorate asked the Supreme Court to allow the TMC MP's interrogation in Delhi. The Supreme Court issued a notice to Kolkata Police Commissioner Vineet Kumar Goyal to provide adequate security. The Diamond Harbour MP was questioned for hours in the case by ED officials in September 2021.
#AbhishekBanerjee #TMC #WestBengal #LawGovernment #News


8 hours ago

IPL 2022 playoffs: How SRH, DC, PBKS, LSG, RR, KKR and RCB can qualify

Delhi Capitals beat Punjab Kings by 17 runs to stay in hunt for top-four playoffs spot. Mitchell Marsh scored 63 off 48 balls to help Delhi total 159/7 at DY Patil Stadium. Seven teams mathematically still in the race for playoffs but DC's win has made it clear who will play in knockouts.
#MitchellMarsh #SRH #DYPatilStadium #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


9 hours ago

Applause from Delhi audience gives an adrenaline rush, says Puneet Issar

Puneet Issar's portrayal of Duryodhan in BR Chopra’s TV series Mahabharat, made him a household name. The actor recently returned to enact the same again, and says it's a great feeling to be back in Delhi.
#PuneetIssar #Mahabharat #Delhi #ArtsEntertainment #TVVideo #TVShowsPrograms


9 hours ago

Bengal Coal Scam: In Respite to Mamata's Nephew, SC Asks ED to 'Probe Him in...

The Supreme Court has directed the Enforcement Directorate to interrogate Abhishek Banerjee and his wife in Kolkata instead of Delhi. The case stems from a November 2020 FIR registered by the CBI that alleged a multi-crore-rupee coal pilferage scam related to Eastern Coalfields Limited mines in West Bengal’s Kunustoria and Kajora areas. Local coal operator Anup Majhi alias Lala is the prime suspect in the case.
#Mamata #SupremeCourt #BengalCoalScam #Kolkata #News #LawGovernment #Government


9 hours ago

'Lost count': Karti Chidambaram reacts to fresh CBI raids, 'How many times...

Karti Chidambaram said he has lost count of how many times these raids have been conducted against him. Karti has been booked in a new case of alleged illegal gratification. The Congress leader hinted at a politically motivated investigation and said it was a record. The raids were carried out in Delhi, Mumbai, and Chennai.
#KartiChidambaram #CBI #Delhi #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #LawEnforcement


11 hours ago

Partly cloudy sky, thunder on forecast in Delhi; heatwave to return from tomorrow

Minimum temperature in Delhi settled at 27.5 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, a notch above normal. Relative humidity at 8:30 AM on Tuesday stood at 57 per cent. The Met office has issued a yellow alert warning of a heatwave in parts of the city on Friday.
#Met #Celsius #Delhi #News #Weather


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