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Absconding Tihar inmate held in Uttar Pradesh

Three days after his escape from the high security Tihar Jail, the Delhi police’s special cell on Tuesday evening arrested the absconding inmate from Uttar Pradesh’s Gonda district.

Sunanda Pushkar case: Cops for Shashi Tharoor’s polygraph test

Shashi Tharoor

Investigators probing the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar may move a local court seeking lie detector test on her husband and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor.

AAP, BJP in war of words over CM’s power bill

Rebutting the BJP criticism on the issue of Rs 91,000 electricity bill at chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s official residence, the Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday said it included electricity charges for a

AAP government increases VAT cap to 30 per cent

Amidst strong opposition by the BJP, the Delhi Vidhan Sabha on Tuesday passed the Delhi Value Added Tax (Second Amendment) Bill to increase the cap of VAT rate from 20 per cent to 30 per cent on sever

MCDs lack long-term planning, says CAG

An audit of the city’s municipal corporations by the Comptroller and Auditor-General has found that the civic agencies lack any long-term planning, have inefficient capability to collect and segregate

Raze BRT corridor: AAP MLA

Former Delhi transport minister and AAP MLA from Greater Kailash Saurabh Bhardwaj on Tuesday demanded dismantling of controversial BRT corridor between Ambedkar Nagar and Moolchand with immediate effe

CAG report paints a grim picture of midday meal

A performance audit of the mid-day meal scheme by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has revealed that only 1,154 children were covered under the scheme during 2013-24, out of 18,000 studying i

Alumni seek CAG audit of finances of Stephen’s

A group of St. Stephen’s College alumni on Tuesday approached the CAG, demanding a special audit of the college finances.

AAP government transfers VAT, excise department chiefs

In a significant move, the Delhi government on Tuesday transferred VAT commissioner Sanjiv Khirwal and excise commissioner Neeraj Semwal.

It was on June 26, 1975, that the Emergency was declared in the country.

The declaration of a state of Emergency in India forty years ago is a matter of debate even now.