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Delhi Airport Flooded After Record Rain, City On Orange Alert

September 11, 2021
Newsdesk

Parts of the Indira Gandhi Airport (IGI) airport in New Delhi have been waterlogged following record rain in the national capital. An 'orange alert' has been issued as the monsoon rainfall in Delhi breached the 1,000 mm mark on Friday, the highest annual rainfall in 46 years. | Read more|

‘Raped’ by BSP MP, woman who set herself on fire dies

August 25, 2021
Newsdesk

The 24-year-old woman who had set herself on fire along with a friend outside the Supreme Court last week succumbed to burn injuries on Tuesday. The man, a 27-year-old Delhi University graduate, had died during treatment on Saturday. | Read more|

Delhi Police lodge FIR for ‘inflammatory slogans’ at Jantar Mantar

August 9, 2021
Newsdesk

The Delhi Police have registered an FIR under Sections 153-A (promoting enmity between different groups), against the unknown persons a day after “inflammatory, anti-Muslim slogans” were allegedly raised at Jantar Mantar on Sunday during a march “against Colonial-era laws” in the country. | Read more|

India Asks State Banks To Withdraw Cash Abroad So Cairn Cannot Seize It

May 7, 2021
Newsdesk

India has asked state-run banks to withdraw funds from their foreign currency accounts abroad, two government officials and a banker said, as New Delhi fears Cairn Energy may try to seize the cash after an arbitration ruling in a tax dispute. Cairn was awarded damages of more than $1.2 billion plus interest and costs i | Read more|