The Delhi high court has upheld a lower court verdict of rigorous life imprisonment to four persons for beating and stabbing to death a man over 11 years ago when he had tried to stop them from forcibly taking away pigs from his farm.
In a major revamp of existing property registration system, Delhi government will put in place a transparent mechanism by end of the year under which people will be able to access hassle-free services in all 13 sub-registrar offices without any jurisdictional issue.
The Delhi government?s bid to facilitate sale of property on ?private? land in unauthorized colonies?a critical aspect of the Congress strategy to woo an influential vote bank ahead of this year?s assembly polls?has been red-flagged for not being in consonance with the law.
Come July, all roads in the city will sport a new look. In a Rs 20-crores project, the PWD will repaint 1,250 kilometres of roads across Delhi with thermoplastic paint, which has glass beads and glows in the dark.
Several teachers, students and activists on Sunday staged a protest near the residence of UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi against Delhi University's new four- year undergraduate programme to be introduced from this year.
About 120 children from different Delhi schools gathered at School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, for a seminar on plants and a tour of the campus's plant laboratories and glass houses.
While DDA wants the 23 villages where the country homes will be allowed declared a development area, to take charge of them, the civic agencies claim and want to retain jurisdiction over these villages.
National Museum's expansion plans are held up as the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) is still debating whether the British-era building on its adjoining plot can be pulled down to make land available.