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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.

Mobile-based app designed for 181women’s helpline

In a bid to enhance the accessibility of its 181 women helpline, the city administration will soon launch a mobile-based application for women in distress.

Mandi House-ITO trial run begins

The Delhi Metro on Thursday started the trial run for Metro services from Mandi House to ITO section on the Central Secretariat–Kashmere Gate corridor of Phase 3.

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.

‘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.

Food supplies division launches new portal

To provide hassle-free services, city’s food supplies and consumer affairs department has upgraded its public interface to improve transparency in public distribution system (PDS).

Delhi may soon become a landfill, warns high court

The Delhi HC on Thursday warned that the national capital will soon turn into a landfill since it already has around 20 million metric tonnes of waste with 8,000 metric tonnes being generated daily wi

Congress begins selection of candidates

The Congress held a series of meetings on Thursday to draw broad parameters for the selection of its candidates for the upcoming Assembly elections in the city.

Bassi’s advice: Don’t pay heed to rumours

B.S. Bassi

Delhi police commissioner B.S. Bassi assured Delhiites that his force would avert any possible terror strike

India’s retail sector is a potpourri of formats.

There was a news report not so long ago that ICRISAT (International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics), an international organisation and part of the CGIAR (Consultative Group on Inte