Delhi

Deadly air exposes rich-poor divide in Delhi

Walls draped in lush vertical gardens and air filtered through purifiers insulate diners at a swanky New Delhi food court from the choking haze outside in one of the most polluted places on earth.

December 17, 2015
December 17, 2015

Air India technician dies in accident

An Air India technician was killed when the ground staff was sucked into an aircraft’s engine at Chhatrapati Shivaji domestic airport in Mumbai yesterday.

December 17, 2015
December 17, 2015

ICC World T20 venue allotment raises eyebrows

The Indian cricket board's (BCCI) decision to award almost half of the ICC World T20 matches next year to only two venues -Dharamshala and Nagpur -has raised eyebrows.

December 4, 2015
December 4, 2015

Delhi bid to curb vehicle pollution

Delhi local government says private vehicles with odd and even registration numbers will only be allowed to operate on alternate days to curb pollution.

December 1, 2015
December 1, 2015

Taj Mahal ‘not a Hindu temple’

The government of India rejects claims by a group of lawyers that the Taj Mahal monument was a Hindu temple.

November 26, 2015
November 26, 2015

Indian women educate 'ignorant' minister

A group of female students and women's activists in the Indian capital, Delhi, have come up with a unique response to minister Smriti Irani's declaration that women in India have complete...

November 21, 2015
November 21, 2015

Delhi boy gets Rs 1.27cr offer from Google

Delhi boy Chetan Kakkar has set a new record for international placement for Delhi Technological University (DTU) by grabbing an offer of $1,90,000 (Rs 1.27 crore approx) per annum from Google,...

October 30, 2015
October 30, 2015

India beef film removed from festival

A documentary on beef eating habits in India has been withdrawn from a Delhi film festival for "technical" reasons, its organisers have said.

October 27, 2015
October 27, 2015

Zuckerberg in India, visits Taj Mahal

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is in India to host the next Facebook Townhall Q&A session.

October 27, 2015
October 27, 2015

Delhi ‘beef raid’ causes outrage

The canteen of a Delhi guesthouse belonging to the southern Indian state of Kerala was visited by police after a right-wing Hindu group complained it had beef on its menu.

October 26, 2015
October 26, 2015

Indian 'mystery woman': Family not mine

A young deaf and mute Indian womanwho was stranded in Pakistan for a decade has returned home, but said the family she identified in photos was not hers.