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Evacuation begins, Yamuna to touch 207m today

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

With the Yamuna set to cross the danger mark of 204.5 metres, Delhi government on Sunday sounded a flood alert and started evacuating people living on the floodplain. The river was flowing at 203.4 metres on Sunday evening and its water level was expected to rise further on Monday as 8.28 lakh cusecs of water was released from Haryana's Hathni Kund barrage at 6pm, an official said.

Delhi: Domestic help killed over ‘affair’

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Four people were arrested for beating a 21-year-old man to death in outer Delhi’s Ranhola on Saturday. The accused men thrashed the youth on suspicion that he had eloped with their close relative.

Taxi driver thrashes IGI parking staff

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

There was ruckus at Indira Gandhi International airport when a kaali-peeli taxi driver started to thrash a customer service associate posted at the airport parking service. The latter had asked him to stay in the queue designated for kaali-peelis when he rammed a barricade after entering the lane for other private cars

AIIMS back on its feet, but to hurt for long time

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Patients at AIIMS, who were moved to safety after a massive fire broke out at the premier hospital on Saturday, were taken back to their respective wards on Sunday. Authorities said the fire that engulfed the hospital’s pre-clinical and teaching block, which also houses the microbiology lab, did not affect patient areas.

Wait for showers to end to fix two Delhi flyovers

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Delhi’s long wait for Rao Tula Ram Marg flyover is well documented and while that misery has finally ended, two flyovers on the same stretch – one near IIT and the other at Munirka – are in a shambles. A Public Works Department official said they were waiting for the rains to subside so that they could begin fixing the broken road surface.

4 of IT firm die as SUV falls off Yamuna e-way

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

A long drive to Agra in a brand new Ford Endeavour after night shift in office turned fatal for four employees of an IT firm after the SUV, travelling at more than 100kmph, toppled over a carriageway of the Yamuna Expressway and fell 30ft to the ground on Sunday morning.

Walkway linking Blue Line, Aqua Line inaugurated

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Delhi: Yamuna likely to cross danger mark

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

MNS Chief Raj Thackeray gives support to South Mumbai fishmongers

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One Minute It Was an Afghan Wedding. The Next, a Funeral for 63.

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

In Afghanistan’s protracted war, weddings have provided a rare respite from the violence. On Saturday, a bomber took away even that.

Hong Kong Protesters Defy Police Ban in Show of Strength After Tumult

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

After days of violence and warnings from the Chinese government, organizers estimated at least 1.7 million people had turned out, making it the second- largest march of the protests.

Women Are Fleeing Death at Home. The U.S. Wants to Keep Them Out.

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Violence against women is driving an exodus of migrants from Central America, but the Trump administration is determined to deny them asylum.

India Plans Big Detention Camps for Migrants. Muslims Are Afraid.

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Four million people in one state are at risk of being denied citizenship in a government campaign critics say is driven by a Hindu nationalist agenda.

Teenage Brides Trafficked to China Reveal Ordeal: ‘Ma, I’ve Been Sold’

Posted on Saturday August 17, 2019

With women far outnumbered by men in China, some Chinese men are importing wives from neighboring countries, and using force to do so.