Delhi-based designer Ashita Singhal, winner of Nexa presents the Spotlight, upcycles scrap to create luxury fabric

Delhi-based designer Ashita Singhal, winner of Nexa presents the Spotlight, upcycles scrap to create luxury fabric

Designer Ashita Singhal poses with her weavers at the Lakmé Fashion Week X FDCI 2024 at Jio World Convention centre in Mumbai Ashita Singhal’s clothes look avant garde, but did you know they are made of waste? “At Paiwand Studio, we believe beggars can’t be choosers, so we use everything we get,” laughs Ashita, founder … Read more

Delhi High Court seeks Centre’s reply on plea against FCRA cancellation of NGO

Delhi High  Court seeks Centre’s reply on plea against FCRA cancellation of NGO

A view of Delhi High Court, in New Delhi. File | Photo Credit: Sushil Kumar Verma The Delhi High Court on Friday asked the Centre to respond to a petition by the NGO Environics Trust challenging the cancellation of its registration under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA). The HC asked the Centre to file … Read more

Delhi BJP sends defamation notice to Atishi, demands public apology over her ‘join BJP offer’ claim

Delhi BJP sends defamation notice to Atishi, demands public apology over her ‘join BJP offer’ claim

A file photo of Delhi Education Minister and AAP leader Atishi. | Photo Credit: PTI The BJP’s Delhi unit has sent a defamation notice to senior AAP leader Atishi and demanded a public apology for her claim that the saffron party approached her through a “very close” person to join it. The Delhi minister had … Read more

Congress’ plea against tax re-assessment by I-T authorities dismissed by Delhi High Court

Congress’ plea against tax re-assessment by I-T authorities dismissed by Delhi High Court

A view of Delhi High Court. File | Photo Credit: The Hindu The Delhi High Court on March 28 rejected petitions by the Congress challenging the initiation of tax reassessment proceedings against it for a period of four years by tax authorities. A Bench of Justices Yashwant Varma and Purushaindra Kumar Kaurav said the pleas … Read more

Delhi CM Kejriwal issues first direction from ED custody, say AAP sources

Delhi CM Kejriwal issues first direction from ED custody, say AAP sources

Aam Aadmi Party workers protest the arrest of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal at Shaheedi Park in New Delhi on March 23, 2024. | Photo Credit: SUSHIL KUMAR VERMA Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has issued his first direction from ED custody on running the city government, AAP sources said on March 24. Mr. Kejriwal was … Read more

Air India deboards female passenger at Delhi airport after argument with crew members

Air India deboards female passenger at Delhi airport after argument with crew members

Representational image. | Photo Credit: The Hindu A female business class passenger on an Air India flight to London was deboarded at the Delhi airport following an argument with cabin crew members this week. The incident happened on flight AI 161 on March 5 and the passenger involved was a senior corporate executive, according to … Read more

Delhi HC seeks Centre’s response on shutting down of Maulana Azad Education Foundation

Delhi HC seeks Centre’s response on shutting down of Maulana Azad Education Foundation

A view of Delhi High Court, in New Delhi. | Photo Credit: Sushil Kumar Verma New Delhi The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response from the Central government on a plea challenging the decision of the Ministry of Minority Affairs which has approved the proposal of Central Waqf Council to close the Maulana Azad … Read more

Telangana CM Revanth in New Delhi; likely to meet Union Ministers and party high command

Telangana CM Revanth in New Delhi; likely to meet Union Ministers and party high command

Revanth Reddy | Photo Credit: ANI Chief Minister A. Revanth Reddy and Deputy Chief Minister Bhatti Vikramarka flew to New Delhi on Monday in a special flight from Begumpet to attend a wedding and also some scheduled meetings with Union Ministers on Tuesday. Industries and IT Minister D. Sridhar Babu also joined them in New … Read more

‘Delhi Chalo’ march on standby for now, says farmers  

‘Delhi Chalo’ march on standby for now, says farmers  

Farmers at the Punjab-Haryana Shambhu border during their ‘Delhi Chalo’ protest, near Patiala district, on February 18, 2024. | Photo Credit: PTI After the fourth meeting between Union Ministers and farmer representatives to deliberate on their demands, in which the government proposed to give a guarantee on procuring five crops on Minimum Support Price (MSP), … Read more

Farmers’ protest 2024 Updates: Centre-farmers to hold fourth round of meeting on February 18

Farmers’ protest 2024 Updates: Centre-farmers to hold fourth round of meeting on February 18

“We appeal to PM again… not a question of Punjab or Haryana alone”: Farmer leader Sarwan Singh Pandher Amid a third round of talks with the central government ending in a stalemate, the General Secretary of Punjab Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee, Sarwan Singh Pandher on Friday urged an intervention on part of Prime Minister Narendra … Read more