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Doctor summoned over ‘shock therapy’ for gays

Gupta was practising as a doc despite being debarred.

09 Dec 2018 2:17 AM

Lesbian pair fears for life, HC grants protection

Two lesbians who want to marry each other but fear that their lives are under threat from their parents rushed to the Delhi high court

02 Oct 2018 1:12 AM

Peta moves court for hippo’s release

The plea also sought that the animal be transferred back to the biological park where its parents are.

02 Jun 2018 6:25 AM

Mom abandons baby, taken to court

Erb's palsy is paralysis of the arm caused by injury to its main nerves during a difficult delivery.

01 May 2018 1:32 AM

Dead man gets justice in rape, murder case

The woman’s husband had told the doctor that she was raped by her brother-in-law who had then poured kerosene oil and burnt her alive.

24 Apr 2018 5:31 AM


Heritage building where Jawaharlal Nehru got married being destroyed, says plea

The counsel said despite a complaint to the corporation, no action has been taken to prevent destruction of the heritage building.

05 Apr 2018 6:30 AM

Cops’ presence at half-way homes defeats purpose: HC

The HC said a good atmosphere was needed for rehabilitation of those inmates who no longer require psychiatric treatment.

19 Feb 2018 12:36 AM

Don’t disclose juvenile’s identity: Delhi High Court

The bench said even when police verification regarding the man was conducted on the directions of the authorities.

01 Jan 2018 12:46 AM

CBI faces flak for delaying 37-year-old case

The court also sent its order to the home secretary and the director of CBI to take necessary action in this regard.

02 Oct 2017 2:53 AM

20 per cent Indians are diabetic, says study

A recent study revealed that 20 per cent and 22 per cent people in India are suffering from diabetic and pre diabetic condition respectively.

11 Nov 2016 1:57 AM


Severe air quality to worsen health crisis: Experts

Even after four days of Diwali, the national capital’s air quality continued to be in “severe” category, with many residents complaining of respiratory problems and watery eyes.

04 Nov 2016 1:45 AM

Key AIIMS department remains headless

The gastroenterology department of the premier All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is functioning without the head of department (HoD) with the former HoD, Prof S.K.

02 Nov 2016 1:09 AM

Diwali delight: Rare twins survive odds, celebrate first birthday

This Diwali is special in many ways for Mr and Mrs Gill. On Dhanteras, their amniotic twins turn one year, and a day later Vir and Shaurya would celebrate their first Diwali.

30 Oct 2016 5:03 AM

NDMC initiates process to auction Taj Mansingh

A day after the Delhi high court dismissed the plea of Indian Hotels Company Ltd (IHCL) to stall the auction of Taj Mahal Hotel, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has started the process to aucti

29 Oct 2016 1:33 AM

North MCD to appoint sports teachers in all its schools

To produce future Olympians and sporting stars, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has decided to appoint sports teacher in its schools.

23 Oct 2016 1:39 AM


Infant weighing just 2.1 kg has liver transplant

A baby weighing 2.1 kg has become the world’s youngest child to undergo a successful liver transplant, doctors at a leading hospital have claimed.

20 Oct 2016 1:26 AM

Pending pensions to be cleared by Diwali

In a major sop ahead of next year’s municipal polls, BJP ruled North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has on Monday announced that it will start distributing pension to senior citizens, widows, and

18 Oct 2016 2:03 AM

NDMC set to produce power from plastic

In an order to recycle green and plastic waste, North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has collaborated with a private partner who will generate energy and make useful products from garbage generate

16 Oct 2016 1:31 AM

Health experts urge Centre to frame policy on tobacco sale

As young people are suffering from head and neck cancer due to increased tobacco consumption, health experts have urged the government to frame a licencing policy for the sale of tobacco products.

13 Oct 2016 1:34 AM

Civic body to lease land for events to avoid encroachment

To avoid encroachment on its land, the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) is planning to give these for marriage or social functions.

09 Oct 2016 1:49 AM