Delhi air pollution: 8 techniques to battle airborne toxins and stay healthy

Delhi’s air pollution level hit a new high this winter, leaving people gasping for breath. The smog that blankets the city is a result of high air pollution combined with no-wind cold weather conditions. “With little or no signs of improvement, we, on an individual level, have to find ways […]

Good news! Bill to make 15,000 guest teachers permanent passed by Delhi Assembly

After a long wait, the Delhi Assembly has passed a bill to make about 15,000 guest teachers working in the schools of the Directorate of Education (DoE) permanent. Bill introduced by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia: “Regularisation of services of guest teachers and teachers engaged under the ‘Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan’ […]

IIIT Delhi wraps up placement season with 165 offers, highest offer of Rs 35 lakh

    The Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIIT) Delhi has concluded its placement process this year with more than 165 offers received from 86 companies. The average compensation offered to the students this year stood at 12 lakhs per annum. “I would like to congratulate our students who made us […]

Delhi High Court Seeks Centre’s Response on WhatsApp-Facebook Data Sharing

Delhi High Court Seeks Centre’s Response on WhatsApp-Facebook Data Sharing HIGHLIGHTS WhatsApp updated its privacy policy earlier this month It has, thus, stirred a controversy among the users Delhi HC has asked govt. to submit replies by September 14 WhatsApp’s recent decision to share user data with parent company Facebook […]

Delhi University admission process most bizarre: Arvind Kejriwal

The Delhi government is seeking quota for city students in Delhi University colleges. Photo: PTI New Delhi: Calling the admission process of Delhi University (DU) as “most bizarre”, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said the central university does not have quota for city students, normalization of marks or […]