Delhi FC holds Bengaluru FC in Durand Cup

Willis Plaza scored twice within four minutes for Delhi FC Second division side Delhi FC held former Indian Super League champion Bengaluru FC (BFC) to a 2-2 draw in a Group C match of the Durand Cup football tournament at the Mohun Bagan ground on Saturday. Despite playing under slushy conditions, BFC opened the scoring […]


Delhi riots | Umar Khalid withdraws bail plea after police objects to maintainability, files fresh appeal

Special Public Prosecutor Amit Prasad, representing the police, objected to the fresh plea that purportedly accused the prosecution of adopting “dilatory tactic” and called it “not fair”. Former JNU student leader Umar Khalid, arrested under stringent anti-terror law UAPA in the 2020 Delhi riots conspiracy case, has withdrawn his bail application and filed a fresh […]


More than 100 English teachers at DU hit out at Registrar’s statement on English syllabus

Gupta’s statement had come in response to criticism over the decision by DU’s Oversight Committee (OC) to remove two Dalit authors – Bama and Sukirtharani – and renowned author Mahasweta Devi’s short story ‘Draupadi’ from the fifth semester English syllabus. Over 100 English teachers of Delhi University have objected to “multiple falsehoods and misrepresentations” in […]


DU admissions 2021: Over 4.38 lakh register for UG courses, maximum applications from CBSE students

In the unreserved category, 94,921 female candidates have applied for undergraduate courses against 70,653 male candidates and three from the others category. Over 2.87 lakh students have applied for Delhi University’s (DU) undergraduate courses, down from 3.53 lakh applications last year, while the maximum aspirants are from the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). A […]


Two killed in Delhi hotel fire; owner arrested

Two guests died and as many were injured in a fire at a hotel in southwest Delhi’s Dwarka on Sunday morning, following which its manager and the owner were arrested, police said. The incident took place around 7.30 a.m., they said. One of the deceased was identified as Deepak, a resident of Bagdola in Delhi. […]