Tag: Delhi

  • CBI searches 14 locations in Delhi, UP over illegal mining

    CBI searches 14 locations in Delhi, UP over illegal mining

    New Delhi : The CBI on Saturday searched 14 locations in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh, including the residence of a woman IAS officer, a Samajwadi Party leader and a BSP leader, in connection with its investigation into a case of illegal sand mining, with sources saying the role of former Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, who…

  • Pottery, an underpaying profession, makes surviving a struggle in Delhi

    Pottery, an underpaying profession, makes surviving a struggle in Delhi

    By Richa Sharma, New Delhi : Thirty-two-year-old Geeta sits patiently, painting pots created by her husband in the small open porch in her house at Kumhar Gram or Potters’ Village that interestingly has managed to find space in West Delhi’s Uttam Nagar. Geeta says she desperately awaits for the Diwali season (October-November) every year, when…

  • No firecrackers for Delhi-NCR: SC

    No firecrackers for Delhi-NCR: SC

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that there will be no sale of firecrackers during Diwali, as it restored a November 2016 order banning the sale and stocking of firecrackers in Delhi and National Capital Region. A bench headed by Justice A.K. Sikri, while restoring the order, said: “We should see at…

  • Food for thoughts is now available on Momincart.com

    Food for thoughts is now available on Momincart.com

    New Delhi: (Press Release) The largest collection of online Islamic books in India by the name of “Momincart.com” was inaugurated in Jamia Nagar, New Delhi. It is of its first kind on the internet platform with online store having about 9000 books boasting of 1500 authors thus making it a delight for book readers. In…

  • Cloudy Tuesday morning in Delhi, rains bring respite

    Cloudy Tuesday morning in Delhi, rains bring respite

    New Delhi,  (IANS): It was a cloudy Tuesday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 23.1 degrees Celsius, three notches below the season’s average, as rains bring respite for denizens the previous day, the weather office said. “The sky will remain partly cloudy and rain/thundershower is likely to occur in some parts of Delhi…

  • Al-Falah University organized Job Fair in Delhi

    Al-Falah University organized Job Fair in Delhi

    New Delhi: Al-Falah School of  Engineering and Technology (AFSET), which was established way back in 1997, which has been given a university status recently, has been doing wonders as a muslim minority institution of  repute in the north India region. It has produced more than 25,000 quality graduates till date, spread all across the globe,…

  • Delhi, Dhaka to sign $2 billion loan deal

    Delhi, Dhaka to sign $2 billion loan deal

    Dhaka : (IANS) Dhaka and New Delhi will sign the final agreement on a $2 billion credit from India on Wednesday. Bangladesh’s Economic Relations Division (ERD) senior secretary Mohammad Mejbahuddin and the Indian Exim Bank chairman and managing director will sign the agreement on behalf of their countries, bdnews24.com quoted ERD additional secretary Asif-uz-Zaman as…

  • Muslim expectations from AAP Government

    Muslim expectations from AAP Government

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    ZakatIndia’s letter to Arvind Kejriwal   Dear Sri Arvind Kejriwal Ji, Congratulations for your party’s second victory in Delhi. We promise that we the office bearers & members of Zakat Foundation of India shall never seek any personal favor from you or your government for ourselves or any other well placed individual. You would kindly…

  • Why Delhi Muslims have opted for AAP?

    Why Delhi Muslims have opted for AAP?

    By Dr Abdul Ruff, How come Muslims in Delhi state, who have all along been supporters of Congress party, ensuring it came to power for three consecutive terms, have suddenly switched sides towards the new Aam Aadmi Party? Answer is very simple. Muslims, like other communities in Delhi, have come to appreciate the concern the…