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Arvind Panagariya set to be first Niti Aayog vice-chairman

Pedestrians walk past the new signboard of Niti Aayog in New Delhi on Friday. 		 	— G.N. Jha

With the indication coming from the high ups in the government that the newly-formed Niti Aayog will start functioning from the next week, sources said, noted economist Arvind Panagariya is tipped to

Clerics seek removal of scenes

Bajrang Dal activists protest against the Aamir Khan-starrer PK in Jammu on Monday. 	— PTI

Even as Hindu organisations continue to demand a ban on Aamir Khan starrer PK for its alleged anti-Hindu content, Muslim clerics are also seeking removal of controversial scenes from the film.

Bombay High Court orders inquiry against Bandra police

The Bombay high court recently directed the Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Zone 9, to conduct an inquiry against a Bandra police station officer after the court suspected that he had got a fresh

File status of case before NHRC, Delhi high court tells Somnath Bharti

The Delhi high court on Monday asked AAP leader Somnath Bharti to apprise it about the final outcome of the proceedings before the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in the matter of his controve

‘Economic background should decide minority status’

Delhi’s lieutenant-governor Najeeb Jung on Thursday said that it should not be the religion or caste, but the economic background of a person that should tell whether one is a minority or not.

Ahead of polls, BJP aims to woo farmers

Ahead of the Assembly polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party aims to garner support of farmers in the national capital.

Now, drones to check forest encroachments

To assess the extent of encroachments in the forest cover of Delhi, the city administration has planned to take up an ambitious drone-based surveillance project.

Prakash Nanjappa named Champion of Champions at nationals

Commonwealth Games silver medallist Prakash Nanjappa was crowned the champion of champions at the National Shooting Championships in Pune on Thursday.

Man kills self over wife’s MRI

The husband of a 20-year-old patient at Sion Hospital committed suicide after he had a disagreement with her over a prescribed magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan test for her.

Hassle-free PDS experience soon

The city’s food and supplies department is set to take up a pilot project for automation of all the fair price shops (FPS) in the national capital.

The verdict of the Tis Hazari trial court (in State v.

A month has elapsed since the alliance of convenience — People’s Democratic Party-Bharatiya Janata Party — came to power in Jammu and Kashmir.