Tag: Delhi

Alpha Corp to invest around Rs 900 crore to complete 3 stalled projects of Earth Infra in NCR

Gurugram-based realty firm Alpha Corp will invest around Rs 900 crore to complete three stalled projects of Earth Infrastructure that it acquired through insolvency process,...

Modi cabinet reshuffle expected soon, BJP MPs asked to reach Delhi

Amid strong buzz in the political circle about possible reshuffle in the union cabinet later this week, first in the second term of the Narendra...

New excise policy in Delhi: Walk-in experience at liquor vends, take-away service for draught beer

Walk-in experience for customers at alcohol shops, promoting microbreweries and allowing bars in hotels, allowing club and restaurants to operate till 3 am are some...

The fall of Tirath Singh Rawat

The plan was to discuss the representation before the Election Commission to hold bypolls in Gangotri. At least that’s what outgoing Uttarakhand chief minister Tirath...

How hotels are adapting to the unpredictable nature of post-pandemic demand

At the offices of French hospitality major Accor India, the numbers-focused cohort of revenue managers have been asked to reorient their analytical thinking to take...

Severe heat wave sweeps Delhi, monsoon still a week away

A severe heat wave swept the national capital on Wednesday, with the mercury soaring to 43.5 degrees Celsius, the highest recorded this year so far,...

COVID-19: Punjab allows opening of bars, pubs from July 1

The Punjab government on Tuesday further eased Covid restrictions, allowing reopening of bars, pubs and taverns with 50 per cent capacity from July 1. Punjab...

Petrol gains traction among SUV buyers

The share of petrol in the country’s fast-growing utility vehicle segment has nearly doubled in the past one year, thanks to a rise in the...

It’s any day better than no business: Wedding industry heaves sigh of relief as Delhi unlocks

For the wedding industry in the national capital, it is the permission to reopen rather than the hope to make some profit that has shown...

Delhi unlock: Gymnasiums gear up to open; many yoga institutes prefer to stay online for now

Apprehensive about a possible third Covid wave, owners of many yoga institutes in the national capital said they prefer to continue conducting their classes in...

Congress should be fulcrum of any national coalition against NDA: Tejashwi Yadav

The Congress is a national party with a pan-India presence and it is quite natural that it should be the fulcrum of any national coalition...

7 months of farmer protest: Leaders in no mood to relent, say will end stir if agri laws repealed

As their agitation completed seven months, farmer leaders on Saturday stuck to their demands, saying they will call off their protest if the government repeals...

Delhi govt issues circular for teaching-learning activities in its schools till they reopen

The Delhi government’s Directorate of Education (DoE) on Saturday issued a circular about conducting teaching-learning activities for 2021-22 in government and its aided schools from...

Seven months of farm protests: Farm unions grapple with risky decision of ‘what next?’

(This story originally appeared in on Jun 26, 2021) The farm protests against the three central farm laws at the Delhi borders completed seven months...

Delhi returned excess oxygen due to storage problems, says interim report

Even as the Delhi government continued to reiterate its demand for 700 MT of liquid medical oxygen in courts, it was returning excess oxygen or...

Leadership will have to be collective: Pawar on alliance of opposition parties

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Friday claimed that formation of any national alliance was not the topic of discussion at the meeting of eight opposition...

Want to remove ‘Dilli ki duri’ as well as ‘Dil ki duri’ with JK: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said he wanted to end ‘Dilli ki duri’ as well as ‘ ki duri’ with Jammu and Kashmir, which...

J-K parties get into huddle after being invited to PM’s meet; Congress raises pitch for statehood restoration

Hectic political consultations were on in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday within mainstream regional parties including the National Conference (NC) and the PDP over an...

Delhi Govt allows bars to operate, restaurant industry insiders welcome move, say more outlets will open now

More restaurants will open in Delhi from Monday as the state government allowed bars to operate and extended the dining timings till 10 pm. Serving...

India’s top designers are increasingly selling a stake to big companies. Is it good for fashion?

Couturier Ritu Kumar and her CEO son, Amrish, have been working at breakneck speed to set up new brands under her label. In the last...

Doctors join IMA’s nationwide protest over violence against healthcare professionals

A nationwide protest called by the Indian Medical Association over recent incidents of violence against healthcare professionals and demanding a central law to curb such...

Delhi’s Chandni Chowk road notified as ‘non-motorised’ zone

The busy Chandni Chowk Road, which is currently under redevelopment, has been notified as a non-motorised zone, with motorised vehicles only being allowed during an...

Industrialist Gautam Thapar booked in Rs 446-cr Yes Bank fraud

(This story originally appeared in on Jun 10, 2021) NEW DELHI: The CBI has filed an FIR against industrialist Gautam Thapar, promoter of the Avantha...

Hyatt Regency Mumbai staff moves Industrial Court seeking protection from termination

Hyatt Regency Mumbai’s employees have moved the industrial court in Mumbai on Tuesday seeking protection from termination following the temporary shutting down of the hotel...

2021 lockdowns not as effective as last year’s in cleaning Delhi-NCR air, says CSE

Lockdowns have improved the air quality in Delhi-NCR this year as well but not as effectively as last year due to the 2021 curbs being...