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Delhi: Regal to sign off with Raj Kapoor classics

Raj Kapoor’s ‘Mera Naam Joker’, a poignant tale of love and loss, becomes the befitting finale film at Delhi’s iconic Regal Cinema, as curtains close for the 85-year-old theatre. The four-hour-long film will screened on Thursday at 6 pm. "This was Raj Kapoor’s favourite hall and every time his movies released, he made sure the Delhi premiere was at Regal. We wanted to call it a day with his films," says owner Vishal Chowdhary, with a hint of sadness in his voice.

MCD polls: Youth #Congress members meet #RahulGandhi over tickets

Seeking tickets to contest the upcoming elections to the Municipal Corporations of Delhi, hundreds of members of the Youth Congress met Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday. Camping outside Gandhi’s Tughlaq Road residence to seek an appointment with him, Youth Congress members sought to include a list of ticket hopefuls in the party’s list of candidates for the MCD elections.

Delhi MCD elections 2017: BJP brings out big guns for polls

The BJP has lined up all its Union ministers, along with chief ministers, to campaign in the upcoming municipal polls. The party has prepared a list of star campaigners which include Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari, along with Vijay Goel, Jitendra Singh, Sanjeev Balyan, Smriti Irani, Radha Mohan Singh and Ravi Shankar Prasad.

Delhi MCD elections 2017: Kejriwal, Sisodia lead AAP to polls

Taking a dig at the BJP and the Congress for roping in their national leadership to campaign for the upcoming municipal polls, the Aam Aadmi Party Tuesday maintained that it will contest on local issues with leaders from the capital campaigning for the party. The party finalised the schedules of its star campaigners – Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia – among other leaders.