Tag Archives: Delhi

Fashion, food and fitness: How ‘most polluted’ Delhi has adapted its lifestyle

  Over the last few months, our stories showed how Delhi has adapted its lifestyle to deal with the toxic air A recent report by Greenpeace and IQAir AirVisual has put Delhi and Gurgaon on top of the world’s most polluted cities list. While Delhi is the most polluted capital, Gurgaon is the most polluted city. But this does not ... Read More »

Motorola to Open 50 Moto Hub Stores in Delhi

To firm up its retail footprint in the country, Lenovo-owned Motorola on Thursday announced it would open 50 Moto Hubs stores in the capital this month. “We had earlier said that we will be moving into retail. This is the first big step in that direction,” Sudhin Mathur, Managing Director, Motorola Mobility India, told IANS. In the second phase, the company plans to ... Read More »

Proposal approved to provide maternity benefits to Delhi government school guest teachers

Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal has announced provision of maternity benefits to thousands of guest teachers working in Delhi government-run schools. The Delhi Guest Teachers Association has been demanding regularisation of over 17,000 guest teachers, pay parity when compared to permanent teachers and maternity benefits. The proposal has finally been approved. As per the official order, “It has been decided to ... Read More »

Delhi smog: All schools to remain closed till Sunday

Delhi govt on Tuesday issued health advisory for high risk people, including children, elderly and those suffering from asthma and heart ailments, ask not to step out. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint New Delhi: The Delhi government on Wednesday announced that all schools in the national capital will remain closed till Sunday in view of the “unbearable” air pollution. The air quality ... Read More »

IIT Delhi: First ‘Industry Day’ to be held on September 23

The objective is to provide a common platform for the industry, academia and research community to come together to discuss the problems faced by the industry and form partnerships to create effective solutions. IIT Delhi The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Delhi), a leading research institute in India, will organise its first ‘Industry Day’ meet with the theme ‘Building a ... Read More »

Chawla De Mashoor Special Naan: The Best Place to Eat Amritsari Chur-Chur Naan in Delhi

The alluring view of ‘thick and squishy dough with rich green coriander leaves embedded in it, transforming into a crisp stuffed naan inside a clay oven (tandoor) and then drenched in melting butter and profusely crushed in crisp bites’ is enough to cajole you into ordering this exotic North Indian delicacy, known as the Chur-Chur Naan , even if you’re not hungry. The best place to ... Read More »

Driver’s daughter overcomes all obstacles to make it to Delhi University

She secured a seat in BA (Hons) in Political Science at Miranda. Beating all odds, driver’s daughter makes it to Delhi University The University of Delhi began the undergraduate programme classes for the academic session 2017 on July 20. Despite all odds, Neha Gautam saved every  penny to get into the dream college of DU. She secured a seat in ... Read More »

Upcoming Moto G5S Plus leaks in official-looking press renders

As you may know already, Motorola is working hard on updating the G5 line, despite the fact that its two members were only unveiled this February. Still, things move fast in the mobile world, and the Lenovo-owned company wants to bring dual rear cameras to the G series as soon as possible. Hence, the Moto G5S and G5S Plus were born – and both ... Read More »

DU teacher recruitment: House wants quota for Delhi graduates

The Delhi Assembly Friday adopted a resolution seeking 85 per cent reservation for graduates of universities in Delhi, in the recruitment of permanent or guest teachers in schools. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said the existing recruitment rules would have to be amended for this purpose and the 9,000-odd posts of guest teachers being filled currently would not have any ... Read More »

Delhi University admissions: High cut-offs, overloaded website play spoilsport

Breaking away from tradition, off-campus colleges have announced higher cut-offs this year, similar to those announced by North and South campus (on-campus) colleges. Photo: Saumya Khandelwal/HT New Delhi: High cut-offs in certain courses, overloaded website and some colleges mandating original class XII mark sheets played a dampener on the first day of admission to Delhi University (DU) colleges on Saturday. ... Read More »