Delhi: Major fire erupts in CP’s high-rise commercial building

NEW DELHI: A massive fire engulfed a high-rise commercial building at Connaught Place in New Delhi on Thursday, raising concerns about potential casualties and causing significant disruption in the bustling central business district. The fire department swiftly responded to the emergency call, which reported the blaze at Gopaldas Bhawan around 12.57 pm. Videos captured at […]

Delhi CM Kejriwal to go on 10-day Vipassana retreat amid INDIA bloc meeting

NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is set to embark on a 10-day Vipassana meditation course from December 19. His meditation course is slated to coincide with the fourth meeting of the opposition INDIA bloc in the national capital. There remains an air of doubt regarding Kejriwal’s inability to attend the fourth meeting of […]

Kejriwal meets heroic rat miners who refuse payment from central government

NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal extended his gratitude on Friday to the rat miners whose heroic efforts played a pivotal role in rescuing 41 workers trapped in the Silkyara Bend Barkot Tunnel in Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand. The rat miners, employed by the Delhi Jal Board (DJB), met the Chief Minister at his residence in […]

Delhi, WB Police share bike stunt-themed advisories with ‘Moye Moye’ vibes | watch

NEW DELHI: On Saturday, Delhi and West Bengal Police took to social media platform X to disseminate cautionary messages about traffic rules, capitalising on the popular ‘Moye Moye’ trend. They shared videos depicting unfortunate incidents resulting from bike stunts gone awry. Through these clips, the departments aimed to emphasise the significance of adhering to traffic regulations while riding […]

Centre calls for heightened healthcare readiness in Delhi and 4 northern states amid pollution surge

KOLKATA: In response to the alarming levels of hazardous air affecting the well-being of residents, the Union Health Ministry has issued a critical health advisory to five states. The affected states include Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh. The advisory, delivered by the Union Health Ministry, urges these states to enhance their preparedness measures. […]