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Brother identifies body of defence accounts officer

The police on Saturday will file a case into the alleged suicide case based on his wife’s statement.

Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Jaihind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Nirbhaya case: DCW writes to PM Modi

She has urged the PM to devolve the fund immediately to the states failing which the Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao programme will lose relevance.

As many as 55 tents have been erected as temporary shelter for winter season and the health department has formed teams of doctors and premedical staff to inspect the inhabitants of the shelter twice a week.

DUSIB to provide morning tea at night shelters

Three-tier inspection teams have been formed for the upkeep of night shelters.

Delhi high court

Implement cattle transport law: Delhi High Court

The court said that the issue was “important” and “following the laws and rules is mandatory”.

Delhi Metro will commence the operation of an automated metro network in coming days, which will be at par with global standards.

Automated metro network to be launched in city soon

Metro development agenda at seminar.


Mhada lost Rs 2,000 cr due to the builder-official nexus.

Mhada officials get EOW clean chit

According to petitioner, the MHADA lost around 2,000 crore or 1.55 lakh square meters properties only in the island city.

Several mangroves in the city have been encroached.

Mangroves wait for 100 guards

The move comes in the backdrop of delay in constructing a wall to protect mangroves.

Overcharging for pre-packed or packaged products is an offence under the Legal Metrology Act 2010 and attracts a fine of Rs 25,000 or a jail term.

LMD studying implications of court order

The Aaram Restaurant near CST, was charging the rate mentioned on the price tag of the drinking water.

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis (Photo: PTI)

Bollworm-hit cotton growers to be compensated: Devendra Fadnavis

Opposition members have been disrupting the state legislature for the last three days on the issue of pink bollworm and sought a debate on it.


Mukul Roy

Deploy adequate Central forces for Sabang bypoll: BJP

The CEO of West Bengal had already sent eight companies of Central forces to Sabang.

Calcutta High Court (Photo: file)

Calcutta HC to hear old criminal appeals

Two of the appeals to be heard on today by the high court, which functions from Monday to Friday, were filed in 2009 and the rest were filed in 2010.

Art of Living Foundation’s spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar along with Indian Chamber of Commerce president Sashwat Goenka during an interactive session, organised by the ICC, at a hotel in Kolkata. (Photo: Abhijit Mukherjee)

Out-of-court settlement best for Ayodhya dispute: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Mr Ravi Shankar also said that he had been receiving “positive response” on the matter from several quarters since his visit to Ayodhya last month.

In connection with the charge of wrongful confinement, they were separately sentenced to one year each in jail.(Representational image)

Khadim abduction case: 8 get life term

Five other convicts are already serving life sentence in connection with the abduction that took place 16 years ago at Tiljala in east Kolkata.

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee (Photo: PTI)

Bengal govt treats all communities equally, says Mamata Banerjee

The CM also inaugurated 11 development projects in the district and laid the foundation stones for 11 more.

In Other Cities

The encounter occurred on Amka road in Dadri when the police was checking vehicles. (Representational image)

Police kills notorious criminal carrying cash reward in encounter

According to police official, criminal has been identified as Aslam, who has been involved in several cases of murder and loot.

The Sunburn festival will be held from December 28  to 31 in Pimpri Chinchwad.

Protests over Sunburn Festival venue

Even other organisations like the Warkari Sampraday, Maratha Seva Sangh and Sambhaji Brigade have come forward to oppose the event.

The Constitution Day or Samvidhan Divas, also known as the National Law day, is celebrated on November 26. (Photo: Representational image)

Students observe Constitution Day, warned by college

College authorities did not comment on the involvement of the Yuva Sena and the Sambhaji Brigade.

Opposition demanded loan waiver and relief to cotton growers.

Opposition corners govt on loan waiver, House adjourned

Disrupted the proceedings of the legislative assembly on second day.