27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Ganesh Chaturti festival is celebrated with much pomp and grandeur in the western part of India, but Delhi with its mixed culture is catching up. Mumbai, home to Bollywood actors and other celebrities has various Ganesh pandals across the city with the most popular being the Lalbaugcha Raja. Situated in Lalbaug market area, the pandal, founded in 1934, is said to attract millions.
30 Dec 2012
Indian diaspora in Australia on Sunday paid an emotional tribute to the 23-year-old Delhi gang rape victim, who died after battling for life for nearly a fortnight, and demanded stern action against the culprits.
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: A delegation of Delhi BJP leaders met union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari over the ban on e-rickshaws and urged him to ensure that the drivers are able to earn their livelihood.
22 Jul 2014
New Delhi: A 29-year-old Manipuri man was allegedly beaten to death by a group of five men in a suspected case of road rage in South Delhi's Kotla Mubarakpur area in the wee hours. All five, accused of assault, have been arrested.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The national capital on Monday witnessed the hottest day of August in the last 12 years as mercury breached the 39 degree Celsius mark. The maximum temperature was recorded at 39.1 degree Celsius at Safdarjung observatory, considered the official reading for the city. It was five notches above the season's average making it the hottest August since 2002.
15 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Saturday stayed the execution of the death sentence of Mukesh and Pawan Gupta, two of the four convicts for the December 16, 2012 gang-rape. The Delhi High Court had earlier on March 13 upheld their death sentences.
23 Aug 2014
Tokyo: The death toll from devastating landslides in western Japan rose to 46 on Saturday, as rescuers worked around the clock to comb through destroyed houses searching for survivors.
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The capital's ISL franchise Delhi Dynamos are reportedly on the verge of signing a deal with Italy's World Cup winning star and Juventus legend Alessandro del Piero as their marquee player for the upcoming Indian Super League football event.
28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Wearing helmets for women riding pillion on a two-wheeler is now mandatory in the national capital, though Sikh women have been exempted with the government amending the rule 115 of Delhi Motor Vehicles Rules, 1993.
13 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday upheld death sentence to all the four convicts in December 16 gang-rape and murder case.