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Height of Metro platform railings raised to check suicides


July 26th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) In an effort to prevent suicide attempts at the elevated Metro stations, the Delhi Metro after a month long survey is raising the height of ... Read more...

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Harrowing time for Delhi as shutdown hits traffic (Lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) It was a harrowing morning for Delhiites Thursday as the shutdown against the fuel price hike hit vehicular movement in many parts of the ... Read more...

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Advani’s attack on PM betrays desperation, says Congress


January 21st, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) Responding to L.K. Advani terming Manmohan Singh as a weak prime minister, the Congress Friday described the senior BJP leader as an "eternal PM in waiting" ... Read more...

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20 Metro stations get phone bill payment machines


December 20th, 2010 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) With the installation of multi-service payment machines at 20 Metro stations across the city, commuters will be able to pay mobile phone bills or recharge phones on ... Read more...

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No proposal to allot CWG flats to VIPs: DDA


December 6th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Delhi's housing agency has denied any proposal to allot Commonwealth Games (CWG) Village flats to politicians, bureaucrats and police officers, a Right to Information (RTI) query revealed ... Read more...

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Abhinav Bindra to carry tricolour during Commonwealth Games opening ceremony


October 1st, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 1 (ANI): Olympic gold medalist Abhinav Bindra will carry the Indian national flag during the opening ceremony of the XIXth Commonwealth Games on Sunday."The 28-year-old ace shooter will ... Read more...

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Commonwealth Games lanes restrictions from today


September 24th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 24 (ANI): Traffic restrictions on Commonwealth Games lanes will be implemented from today.The restrictions will be on the route from the airport to Games Village in Akshardham between 11am ... Read more...

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Apex court stays death sentence of 3 Akshardham attackers


September 6th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday stayed the death sentence of the three men who were given death sentence for attacking Akshardham temple in Ahmedabad in 2002. The sentence was ... Read more...

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Mosquitoes breeding at 7 CWG sites, notices issued


August 10th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) In what could probably be a cause of worry for the Delhi government, the local civic body has found mosquitoes breeding at seven Commonwealth Games sites. It ... Read more...

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US police to tour Gujarat in solidarity show against terrorism


May 18th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 18 (IANS) Organisers of America's famed Police Unity Tour have offered to conduct a tour in Gujarat in January 2011 with 50 police officers from the US and India ... Read more...

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Metro’s Noida line grosses Rs.16 lakh on second day


November 14th, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) The Delhi Metro's Noida link Saturday received a staggering footfall of 70,000 people just one day after it opened to public, grossing nearly Rs.16 lakh (Rs.1.6 million) ... Read more...

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Terror incidents during BJP Govt. created a record: Manmohan Singh


May 4th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Pheowa (Kurukshetra), May 4 (ANI); Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday attacked the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on the issue of terrorism and said that the saffron party was incapable of ... Read more...

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Delhi gurdwaras reject proposal to enhance security


July 30th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) has rejected a police proposal to enhance security around Sikh shrines here even as religious places continue to ... Read more...

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Delhi Police to keep check on cycle sellers (Lead)


July 27th, 2008 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) With bicycles emerging as the inconspicuous carriers of the deadly explosives in the serial bombings that rocked Ahmedabad Saturday and Jaipur in May, the Delhi Police Saturday ... Read more...

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Delhi Police chief reviews security measures, high alert sounded


July 26th, 2008 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) In the wake of eight serial bomb blasts across Gujarat's principal city of Ahmedabad Saturday, Delhi Police Commissioner Y.S. Dadwal convened an emergency meeting of the top ... Read more...

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Post-blasts, security beefed up in Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai


July 25th, 2008 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi/Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) Karnataka Friday beefed up security at bus stands, railway stations, airports and other sensitive installations across the state in the wake of the serial blasts in Bangalore ... Read more...

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Will India ever learn from her history?


May 21st, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by admin
By I. Ramamohan Rao New Delhi:For over a year now, the Government of India has been suggesting the creation of a Federal Intelligence Agency to combat terrorism. The suggestion has been made ... Read more...

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Delhi on high alert after Jaipur blasts


May 13th, 2008 - 10:37 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) A high alert was sounded in the capital Tuesday evening following a series of blasts in Jaipur. Security was beefed up at sensitive points in the national ... Read more...

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