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Commuters in a train after the Delhi Metro resumed services. (Photo: PTI)

Delhi Metro start running with full seating capacity; standing in coaches not allowed

The DMRC, till Sunday, was running trains with 50 per cent seating capacity since June 7

A cold wave swept the national capital on Sunday morning, with the minimum temperature dipping to 3.1 degrees Celsius. (Representational Photo: DC)

Delhi records maximum cold wave days in January in 13 years: IMD

Only one 'cold wave' day each was recorded in 2020 and 2019, compared to seven days this year

According to an order issued by Delhi Chief Secretary Vijay Dev, the night curfew will also be imposed from 11 pm on January 1 to 6 am on January 2. (Representational Image: AFP)

Night curfew in Delhi today and tomorrow to restrict New Year celebrations

However, there will be no restriction on interstate movement of people and goods during night curfew in Delhi, the order said

 To guide transgenders to these toilets, bilingual signs (English and Hindi both), along with symbols for both categories -- 'Persons with Disability' and 'Transgenders' -- have been installed adjacent to these toilets. (Twitter)

Transgenders get separate toilets at Delhi Metro

At present, Delhi Metro has 347 such separate toilets across its stations, a senior official said

A farmer throws back a tear gas shell towards police during a tractor rally as farmers continue to protest against the central government's recent agricultural reforms in New Delhi on January 26, 2021. (AFP)

Farmers protest: Entry, exit gates of over 10 Delhi metro stations temporarily closed

Police used tear gas on groups of farmers and resorted to baton charge as protestors broke past barricades at different border points


Rescue workers search for victims at the site of a landslide at Taliye, about 22 km from Mahad city on July 24, 2021, as the death toll from heavy monsoon rains climbed to 76, with nearly 90,000 others evacuated in the western state of Maharashtra. (Photo: AFP)

34 NDRF teams engaged in rescue ops in Maharashtra; BMC sends two teams to Raigad, Kolhapur

Brihanmumbai Mahanagarpalika is also working promptly outside its area in case of emergency

People wade along a waterlogged street following a heavy monsoon rainfall in Mumbai. (Photo: AFP)

Heavy rains cause severe waterlogging in Mumbai

Trains are running 20-25 minutes late due to heavy rains and waterlogging on the railway tracks

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari  (Image source: PTI)

Maha governor denied nod to use state plane for Dehradun visit

The Raj Bhavan official did not confirm about the approval for use of official plane and plan the Governor's travel schedule

People buy firecrackers despite the government urging public to restrain from bursting crackers during Diwali festival in view of current COVID-19 status, in Thane district, Monday, Nov. 9, 2020. (PTI)

Mumbai civic body bans firecrackers, fireworks ahead of Diwali

However, BMC has permitted the use of 'mild' crackers on Laxmi Pujan, saying people can use 'anar' and fulzadi within their private premises


Trinamool Congress MLA Samaresh Das. ( Photo- ANI)

TMC's Samaresh Das, three-time MLA from Egra, dies of COVID-19

Das is the third notable politician from the state, who died after testing positive for COVID-19

West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankar

West Bengal governor shown black flags, faces ‘Go Back’ slogans

Mr Dhankar also complained that he found no senior police officer to receive him.

BJP MP of Barrackpore Arjun Singh (Photo: ANI)

BJP MP suffers head injuries, claims police attacked him

The Barrackpore police commissioner led a large contingent of force to bring the situation under control.

 Cyclone Amphan toll rises to 85 in Bengal; protests over electric, water supply. (PTI Photo)

Cyclone Amphan death toll rises to 85 in Bengal, residents protest over basic needs

People in various parts of Kolkata staged protests and blockades since Friday night demanding immediate resumption of power and water supply

Policemen wearing face masks keep vigil at barricades of a coronavirus containment zone in Kolkata. The Union government has extended the ban on flights to the city in view of the growth in infectionsn. AP)

Ban on flights to Kolkata extended to July 31

Mamata Banerjee requested an extension of the ban in view of the rise in COVID-19 cases

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A round rainbow ring was formed around the sun. (Photo: Twitter/@weatherindia)

Netizens in awe as Hyderabad witnesses 22-degree Sun Halo on Telangana Formation Day

Excited Hyderabadis soon shared images of the stunning view on social media

Every day, funeral processions are telecast on local cable TV channels in the Charminar area of the Old City.  (DC Photo: SSR)

As death reigns in Old City of Hyderabad, burials go on into the night

With up to 30 deaths reported every day, the Shia community has run out of burial space

Social workers warn of a spread of HIV if CSWs are forced to abandon safe-sex practices. (Photo: WHO)

Sex workers are starving, would you help them?

Unlike other categories of workers, CSWs have no social support system to turn to

(Photo: Pixabay)

Cops nab 2 in RTI activist’s murder

Vinayak Shirsat (33) had gone missing ten days ago and his body was found on Monday at Mulashi near Pune.