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Wife, lover arrested for killing husband in Delhi's Daryaganj, says police
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Wife, lover arrested for killing husband in Delhi's Daryaganj, says police

The accused have been identified as Zeeba Qureshi, a resident of Daryaganj, Shoaib, 29, a resident of Meerut in UP, and Vinit Goswami, 29, a resident of Ghaziabad in UP

All dried out! Unusually hot summer, restricted supply causes beer shortage in Delhi
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All dried out! Unusually hot summer, restricted supply causes beer shortage in Delhi

Industry insiders said the situation was likely to continue till July and beer guzzlers would have to look for other options

Delhi gets 150 electric buses; Arvind Kejriwal says commuters can avail free travel till 26 May
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Delhi gets 150 electric buses; Arvind Kejriwal says commuters can avail free travel till 26 May

The Delhi government has allocated Rs 1,862 crore for getting electric buses over the next 10 years while the the Centre has provided Rs 150 crore for that. Kejriwal said the target is to get 2,000 electric buses within a year

Heavy rain, thunderstorm likely to continue in Delhi tomorrow
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Heavy rain, thunderstorm likely to continue in Delhi tomorrow

The weather department has issued a yellow alert and has forecast partly cloudy skies with light rain or thundershower along with gusty winds at the speed of 30-40 kmph. Maximum and minimum temperatures are likely to settle around 34 and 19 degrees Celsius

Vinai Kumar Saxena appointed as Lieutenant Governor of Delhi
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Vinai Kumar Saxena appointed as Lieutenant Governor of Delhi

A well-known name in the Indian corporate and social sectors with over three decades of experience, Saxena was the chairman of Khadi Village Industries Commission since October 2015

Temperature dips in national capital; light rain predicted for Monday
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Temperature dips in national capital; light rain predicted for Monday

Delhi on Sunday recorded a maximum temperature of 39.3 degrees Celsius, a notch below normal, and a minimum temperature of 23.1 degrees Celsius, three notches below the season's average, according to IMD

Delhi's unified municipal corporation formally comes into existence
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Delhi's unified municipal corporation formally comes into existence

IAS officers Ashwani Kumar and Gyanesh Bharti assumed charge as the new civic body's special officer and commissioner, respectively

Mother, two daughters found dead in southwest Delhi's Vasant Vihar flat
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Mother, two daughters found dead in southwest Delhi's Vasant Vihar flat

The deceased have been identified as Manju and her daughters Anshika and Anku, police said

Gyanvapi Mosque row: Delhi's Hindu College professor arrested over objectionable social media post
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Gyanvapi Mosque row: Delhi's Hindu College professor arrested over objectionable social media post

Ratan Lal was arrested under Indian Penal Code sections 153A and 295A by the Cyber Police Station, North

Delhi domestic help assaulted by employers, ‘found lying in urine’
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Delhi domestic help assaulted by employers, ‘found lying in urine’

The couple, who employed the 48-year-old woman, also chopped off her hair

Delhi: Six-year-old becomes youngest organ donor at AIIMS, saves five lives
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Delhi: Six-year-old becomes youngest organ donor at AIIMS, saves five lives

The doctors at AIIMS lauded the parents of Roli Prajapati for donating her organs and saving five lives

Anil Baijal’s clashes with AAP govt: From Delhi riots to doorstep delivery, history of long-simmering feud
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Anil Baijal’s clashes with AAP govt: From Delhi riots to doorstep delivery, history of long-simmering feud

A 1969-batch IAS officer, Baijal was the vice-chairman of the Delhi Development Authority. He also served as the home secretary under the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government

Yamuna Expressway accident: 3 dead, 36 injured as bus with pilgrims returning Delhi from Vrindavan rams into truck
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Yamuna Expressway accident: 3 dead, 36 injured as bus with pilgrims returning Delhi from Vrindavan rams into truck

Police said that the bus carrying 60 people rammed into a truck laden with building material from behind near Bajna in Uttar Pradesh late on Tuesday night

Delhi's anti-encroachment drive: Arvind Kejriwal-led government seeks detailed report from MCD over bulldozer action since 1 April
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Delhi's anti-encroachment drive: Arvind Kejriwal-led government seeks detailed report from MCD over bulldozer action since 1 April

There has been widespread anger in Delhi over the recent anti-encroachment drive carried out by the three BJP-led municipal corporations in several parts of the capital

COVID-19: 393 new cases, 2 more deaths in Delhi, positivity rate 3.35 %
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COVID-19: 393 new cases, 2 more deaths in Delhi, positivity rate 3.35 %

Delhi had reported 377 new Covid cases and one more death on Monday, while the positivity rate was 3.37 percent

Explained: Why there’s a big temperature difference between Delhi and neighbouring areas
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Explained: Why there’s a big temperature difference between Delhi and neighbouring areas

In the past week, some areas in Delhi experienced temperatures as high as 49 degrees Celsius, while in some other greener parts of the city the mercury hovered around 45 degrees Celsius. The phenomenon called 'urban heat islands' was recently mentioned by NASA in a tweet as it highlighted the difference

Delhi: Fire breaks out in shelters for workers engaged in Central Vista project; no casualties reported
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Delhi: Fire breaks out in shelters for workers engaged in Central Vista project; no casualties reported

Mattresses and household items were destroyed in the fire which was brought under control by five fire tenders

Mundka tragedy: Bio samples of 26 people collected for DNA profiling, says Delhi Police
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Mundka tragedy: Bio samples of 26 people collected for DNA profiling, says Delhi Police

A CCTV camera and router manufacturing and assembling company, in whose office the fire is suspected to have started, had been on the premises since 2017. Its owners: Harish and Vijay Goel, who are brothers, have already been arrested

Delhi's drinking water problems to worsen as Yamuna almost dries up
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Delhi's drinking water problems to worsen as Yamuna almost dries up

The level in the Wazirabad pond stood at 670.40 feet on Saturday against the normal level of 674.50 feet

Against encroachment but bulldozing won't be tolerated: Arvind Kejriwal on MCD action
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Against encroachment but bulldozing won't be tolerated: Arvind Kejriwal on MCD action

The chief minister further said that a majority portion of the National Capital is expanded illegally and asked the BJP-led MCD if such a vast area of the city would be demolished under the demolition drive