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By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

Delhi reports 96 new COVID-19 cases, first time below 100 in nearly nine months

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): Delhi reported 96 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, the first time the city saw less than 100 cases in almost nine months. A healthcare workers shows COVISHIELD COVID-19 vaccine More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

200 detained in connection with farmers’ tractor rally violence in Delhi

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): Delhi Police has detained 200 people in connection with the violence that broke out in various parts of the national capital during the farmers’ tractor rally in the city More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, January 26th, 2021

Govt orders temporary internet shutdown in parts of Delhi as farmers’ protest turns violent

New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) The government Tuesday ordered suspension of internet services in parts of Delhi-NCR as a tractor parade by protesting farmers turned violent at several locations in the national capital, More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, January 25th, 2021

Delhi could be heading towards attaining ‘herd immunity’, indicates latest sero-survey

New Delhi, Jan 25 (PTI) The outcome of the fifth round of sero-prevalence survey in the national capital has indicated that Delhi population could be heading towards attaining herd immunity against coronavirus infection, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Sanitation worker in AIIMS first person in Delhi to get COVID-19 vaccination

New Delhi, Jan 16 (PTI) Manish Kumar, a sanitation worker, became the first person in the Indian capital to be administered a COVID-19 vaccine during the launch of the nationwide vaccination programme at the All More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021

Delhi govt allows schools to reopen for Classes 10, 12 from Jan 18

New Delhi, Jan 13 (PTI) The Delhi government on Wednesday allowed all schools in the national capital to reopen for Classes 10 and 12 from January 18 in view of board exams, according to officials of the Directorate More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021

On Lohri, protesting farmers in Delhi to burn copies of new agri laws

New Delhi, Jan 13 (PTI) Farmers protesting at Delhi borders said they will burn copies of Centre’s new agriculture laws at all demonstration sites on the festival of Lohri on Wednesday, as a mark of protest More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, January 12th, 2021

First flight with Covishield vaccines leaves for Delhi from Pune

Pune, Jan 12 (PTI) A decisive phase in India’s fight against coronavirus began in the wee hours on Tuesday as the first consignment of Covishield vaccines left for Delhi, four days ahead of the nationwide More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, January 7th, 2021

Farmers block expressway near Delhi to protest farm laws

KUNDLI, India (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of farmers on tractors occupied a stretch of an expressway on the periphery of the Indian capital New Delhi on Thursday in one of the biggest shows of strength since More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, December 31st, 2020

Night curfew imposed in Delhi, no new year celebrations at public places

New Delhi [India], December 31 (ANI): Ahead of the New Year, the Delhi Disaster Management Authority on Thursday imposed a night curfew in Delhi, disallowing celebrations and the assembly of over five people at More...