• Howdy, Modi: 10 things to know about Narendra Modi-Donald Trump's Houston rally 16 Sep 2019 09:25 NEW DELHI/WASHINGTON : Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump would be jointly addressing 'Howdy, Modi', a one-of-its-kind rally this Sunday in Houston for which over 50,000 Indian-Americans have registered. The White House …
  • Buzz off! Angry bees delay Air India flight 16 Sep 2019 07:54 NEW DELHI: An Air India flight was delayed by several hours after a swarm of bees landed on the cockpit window, attacking ground staff when they tried to remove them, officials said. The insects landed on the window just before the plane was due to leave …
  • ‘Dream Girl’ records big opening weekend 16 Sep 2019 07:25 New Delhi: Continuing its golden run at the box office, Ayushmann Khurrana’s comedy drama Dream Girl is looking at a big opening weekend of around ₹43 crore. The Raaj Shaandilyaa directed film started with around ₹9.5 crore on Friday and went up to ₹16 …
  • SSC JE Admit Card 2019 released @ssc.nic.in; Tier-I Exam from Sept 23 16 Sep 2019 04:49 NEW DELHI: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has issued the Admit Card 2019 on September 14, 2019 for the Junior Engineer exam. The SSC JE exam is scheduled to be held from September 23, 2019 to September 27, 2019. Candidates, who have successfully …
  • SDMC seeks model parking solution in city 16 Sep 2019 04:14 Express News Service NEW DELHI: As the Supreme Court has set a deadline for the South Delhi Municipal Corporation to run a pilot project to ease the problem of parking, the civic body, along with the Resident Welfare Association of Lajpat Nagar 3, is …
  • NHPC to monetise 10 hydropower projects to help meet disinvestment target 16 Sep 2019 03:27 New Delhi: In an attempt to generate enough funds to meet India’s ambitious infrastructure play, the state run public sector units (PSUs) have stepped up efforts including tapping the infrastructure investment trust (InvIT) route to generate resources. The …
  • Muslim religious body to form a committee to draft a roadmap to modernise Madrasas 16 Sep 2019 02:57 NEW DELHI: Thirty five years after a proposal was made to introduce “modern education” in Indian madrasas and was strongly opposed and rejected, the Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind, one of the most important Muslim religious bodies in the country, has decided to form …
  • Xavier Board Higher Education Conference at Guwahati 16 Sep 2019 02:56 Xavier Board Higher Education Conference in Guwahati Date : 13th September, 2019 Xavier Board Higher Education Conference in Guwahati on 13th September, 2019 The 23rd Triennial Conference of the Xavier Board of Higher Education was inaugurated at Don Bosco …
  • Fleetwood–Port Kells Conservative candidate Shinder Purewal once called for ban on Vancouver Pride parade 16 Sep 2019 02:35 Kwantlen Polytechnic University political scientist Shinder Purewal is a known political entity in B.C. In 1999, he made an unsuccessful run for Burnaby council when he was employed at Simon Fraser University. In 2011, the Indian immigrant ran for the …
  • Envoy lauds India's role in Tunisia liberation 15 Sep 2019 23:35 New Delhi: India’s emphasis on robust links with the Islamic world can’t have a more vociferous supporter — the North African nation of Tunisia, the original home of the ‘Arab Spring’ that shook the middle-east less than a decade ago. Tunisian Ambassador …
  • Delhi: Some help to check stagnant water at home — from the CM 15 Sep 2019 20:37 Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia (Express photo by Praveen Khanna/File) Continuing the drive against dengue in the capital, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and several Cabinet ministers Sunday visited various residential …
  • From Darya Ganj To Mahila Haat: Sunday book market reopens, amid some protests 15 Sep 2019 20:37 At Mahila Haat, Sunday. Gajendra Yadav The Darya Ganj book bazaar, which had been shut since early July, opened to the public Sunday at its new address in Mahila Haat near Delhi Gate, amid protests by several book vendors against their eviction from the …
  • Long wait for students as Finnish piano teacher arrested in Mumbai for human trafficking 15 Sep 2019 20:16 Pasma was caught in June after an alleged fourth attempt failed. (Representational Image) Sixty-year-old Miira Pasma’s students are impatiently waiting for their piano teacher to return, unaware that the Finnish national is lodged in jail nearly 6,000 …
  • Biological Warfare in Korea: A Review of the Literature 15 Sep 2019 19:05 Crosslinked with Tandfonline and China Rising Introduction In this article we will look at the arguments pro and con in regard to US biological warfare (BW) during the Korean War as they have been made in the subject literature. After the first decade of …
  • Ahead of GST Council meet, biscuit makers hope for rate cut 15 Sep 2019 14:22 New Delhi: Biscuit makers are hoping for a lowered tax rate on widely consumed mass biscuits priced below ₹100 a kilo as an increased instance of GST has put additional burden on manufacturers. The GST Council is expected to meet on 20 September and could …
  • J&K part of sovereign India, Pak should leave PoK: UK MP Bob Blackman 15 Sep 2019 14:21 One of Britain's most outspoken MPs on the Kashmir issue Bob Blackman has called on Pakistan to leave Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, asserting that India has a sovereign right over the entire region. Addressing a UK-based Kashmiri Pandit gathering …
  • High-Ranking Iranian, Indian Officials Confer on Bilateral Ties, Regional Development 15 Sep 2019 14:19 High-Ranking Iranian, Indian Officials Confer on Bilateral Ties, Regional DevelopmentTEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Indian Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale in a meeting in Tehran on Sunday discussed ways to further increase …
  • Kerala CM hits out at Amit Shah over Hindi Diwas tweets 15 Sep 2019 13:14 New Delhi: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday slammed Home Minister Amit Shah’s push for Hindi as India’s national language as “a new battlefield in the name of the language.” “Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s Hindi agenda push despite …
  • Security official shoots himself dead inside DRDO premises 15 Sep 2019 13:02 Image Source : FILE Security official shoots himself dead inside DRDO premises A 51-year-old official posted with the Defence Security Corps, which provides security cover to Defence installations, allegedly shot himself dead inside the DRDO complex in …
  • High humidity in northern plains to prevail as monsoon shows no signs of withdrawal: IMD 15 Sep 2019 12:32 NEW DELHI: With the monsoon showing no signs of withdrawal, north Indian plains are unlikely to get any respite from high levels of humidity this week, MeT officials said on Sunday. The country has so far received four per cent more rains than normal, …
  • Sunday Express roundup: From a 1985 spy case to a 33-year-old hoping to clear Class 12 15 Sep 2019 11:17 Coomar Narain being led away after his arrest in January 1985. (Express Archives) How Delhi Police tracked down the legal heir of a man embroiled in a spy case that rocked the Rajiv Gandhi government in the 80s; what life has in store for India’s first set …
  • India’s Ruling BJP’s Ideological Allies Advise Modi to Ignore US and Go for Iranian Oil 15 Sep 2019 10:45 Asia & Pacific 12:42 15.09.2019(updated 12:43 15.09.2019) Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): India stopped buying oil from Iran starting from May of this year, in order to comply with US sanctions on that country. Iran was the third-largest supplier of …
  • 8-Month-Old Baby Run Over By Car On College Campus In Delhi: Police 15 Sep 2019 10:25 The officer said they are looking for the accused and waiting for the post-mortem report. New Delhi: An eight-month-old infant was run over by a car inside Netaji Subhas University of Technology (NSIT) campus in south-west Delhi's Dwarka, a police …
  • India's citizenship question and the never-ending Assam imbroglio 15 Sep 2019 09:47 The controversy, trauma and trouble over the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in India's northeast state of Assam does not seem to go away. The goal of the massive exercise which involved some 50,000 persons, lasting some seven years and costing …
  • Priyanka tears into Gangwar for insulting North Indians 15 Sep 2019 09:41 Gangwar on Saturday claimed that there is no dearth of job opportunities in the country. New Delhi: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra slammed Union Minister Santosh Gangwar for belittling North Indians. "Mantriji, your government is in power since …
  • Priyanka hits back at Gangwar over 'job jibe' 15 Sep 2019 09:11 NEW DELHI: Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Sunday slammed Union Minister of State (Independent Change) for Labour and Employment Santosh Kumar Gangwar for that there were enough jobs in the country, but the employment seekers were not …
  • Wedding bells ring at Meghalaya CM’s residence, sister Agatha gets engaged 15 Sep 2019 08:53 Express News Service GUWAHATI: One of the most eligible unmarried women of the country has finally found the man of her life. Quite an efficient, Meghalaya’s Tura MP Agatha Sangma (39) has got engaged to a doctor at a quiet ceremony held in the state’s …
  • Pak-India tensions won’t affect TAPI project 15 Sep 2019 07:34 Islamabad, Sep 15 (IANS) A Pakistan government official has said that the ongoing tensions between New Delhi and Islamabad over Kashmir will not affect the future of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) and other offshore gas pipeline …
  • UK universities excited about India's New Education Policy, positive changes outlined: Steve Smith 15 Sep 2019 07:23 The higher education academic fraternity in the UK is excited about changes outlined by India in the draft of its New Education Policy (NEP) and is looking forward to positive changes, according to Steve Smith, Chair, Universities UK International (UUKi). …
  • Five martyred fending of attackers from east, west 15 Sep 2019 06:47 Four embrac­e martyr­dom in attack on patrol team on Pak-Afghan border & anothe­r martyr­ed in LoC ceasef­ire violat­ion Martyred soldiers. PHOTO: ISPR ISLAMABAD: Facing aggression on both Pak-Afghan border and the Line of Control (LoC), four Pakistan …
  • Delhi receives light showers, AQI improves to ‘satisfactory’ 15 Sep 2019 06:39 New Delhi: Delhi and its adjoining areas such as Gurugram, Faridabad, Noida and Ghaziabad on Sunday received light rainfall, accompanied by thunder and lightning in some places, in the morning. According to Skymet, Delhi-NCR witnessed rain showers due to …
  • Rain In Delhi Improves Air Quality, More Showers Likely For Next Two Days 15 Sep 2019 05:20 Delhi-NCR will receive moderate rainfall on Monday and Tuesday as well. (File) New Delhi: Delhi and its adjoining areas Gurugram, Faridabad, Noida and Ghaziabad received light rainfall, accompanied by thunder and lightning in some places, in the morning …
  • How India got its first engineering college – IIT Roorkee 15 Sep 2019 04:35 IIT- Roorkee campus (Source: iitr.ac.in) Teaching engineering to Indians were never on top of the mind for the British until 1837-38, when close to a million people died due to the Agra famine. After spending a considerable amount on relief, the East India …
  • Reality bites: How Harsh Neotia did it 15 Sep 2019 04:34 'Someone who loves reciting poetry, Neotia says the real estate business helps him hone his aesthetics sensibilities.'  Sudipto Dey finds out more about the chairman of the largest realty player in eastern India. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ …
  • Racism in food? US, North European cuisines enjo... 15 Sep 2019 04:09 By Suvir Saran While cuisines from the US and northern Europe thrive in privileged entitlement, those from the rest of the world are labelled “ethnic”, languishing in the nuances that deem them strange, unequal, dirty, cheap and worse. When I arrived in …
  • ‘My quest’: Priyanka Chopra brings Bollywood to Toronto 15 Sep 2019 00:27 ‘My quest’: Priyanka Chopra brings Bollywood to Toronto TORONTO, CANADA: No Indian star has made a bigger splash in Hollywood than Priyanka Chopra — and the “Baywatch” actress told AFP she is on a quest to shatter myths about Bollywood, including its …
  • Pakistan assures TAPI project of all-out support 15 Sep 2019 00:22 Pakistan assures TAPI project of all-out support ISLAMABAD: In spite of tension between Pakistan and India on the Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK), Islamabad has assured Turkmenistan of its all-out support to the peace gas pipeline [TAPI], The News has …
  • Houthi drones attack Saudi oil heartland 15 Sep 2019 00:22 RIYADH/DUBAI/LONDON — Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi group on Saturday attacked two plants at the heart of Saudi Arabia’s oil industry, including the world’s biggest petroleum processing facility, in a strike that three sources said had disrupted …
  • Behind Lutyens’ Delhi, ‘blend of East, West elements’ 14 Sep 2019 23:24 Under the plan, Rashtrapati Bhavan will be retrofitted.  “It is my site, my layout etc, so I am pleased,” wrote architect Edwin Landseer Lutyens to his wife, sometime in 1912. The site he wrote about was a vast expanse of land where he, along with …
  • Odd-even rule a gimmick to divert people’s attention from core issues: Delhi BJP president 14 Sep 2019 23:23 Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari on Saturday wrote to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal asking him to reconsider his decision to implement the odd-even vehicle rationing scheme in the Capital arguing that it would cause “problems to the people”. This, even as …
  • Shah’s Hindi pitch invites TN parties’ wrath, AIADMK; DMK against ‘imposition’ 14 Sep 2019 20:11 Home Minister Amit Shah addresses during the ‘Hindi Divas Samaroh’ in New Delhi on Saturday. (PTI) Chennai, Sep. 14 (PTI): Opposing Home Minister Amit Shah’s pitch for Hindi as the nation’s common language, AIADMK on Saturday cautioned against its ‘ …
  • It’s here to stay 14 Sep 2019 19:14 Contrary to what some people think, the tandoor isn’t a health hazard for those who use it. So take these recipes and cook away! For more than half the meals I have eaten in Delhi, tandoori items have remained an integral part. Because of that, while I may …
  • Fires from drone attacks on oil plants under control: Saudi Arabia 14 Sep 2019 18:57 HOUSTON — Saudi Arabia’s oil production and exports have been disrupted by drone attacks on two major oil facilities run by state-owned company Aramco, including the world’s biggest petroleum processing facility. Two sources close to the matter said 5 …
  • Delhi Woman Shot At While Trying To Stop Fight Between Man, Wife: Cops 14 Sep 2019 11:21 A case under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code has been registered, police said. (File photo) New Delhi: A 21-year-old woman was shot when she tried to stop a fight between a husband and his wife in outer Delhi's Narela area, police said on …
  • Delhi Metro link boon to the ‘ghost town’ of Narela 14 Sep 2019 06:53 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The Narela sub-city developed by the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) is set to get a Metro connectivity soon, with Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday saying that the Rithala-Bawana-Narela corridor under Phase- …
  • AAP MLA Som Dutt sent to 6-month jail in assault case 13 Sep 2019 22:22 The court, however, had granted him bail on a personal and surety bond of Rs 10,000 till August 5, 2019 for appealing against the conviction. New delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday dismissed AAP MLA Som Dutt’s appeal and sent him to serve a six-month jail …
  • John Lewis helps Milton Keynes charity fund project for street children in Delhi 13 Sep 2019 09:27 Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can Waiting for Video... Published: 09:55 Friday 13 September 2019 The John Lewis Foundation is set to once again change the lives of hundreds of …
  • New Delhi moves to curb air pollution 13 Sep 2019 08:51 India's capital New Delhi will enforce strict restrictions on use of private cars in November to curb pollution, its chief minister says, in an effort to help improve air quality that tends to deteriorate sharply in winter months. Private vehicles will …
  • New Delhi to slash use of cars in Nov to cut pollution -chief minister 13 Sep 2019 08:25 * City government to introduce 1,000 electric buses * Delhi government to promote other electric vehicles * 14 of 18 most polluted cities on planet are in India: WHO (Adds details, quote) By Alasdair Pal and Mayank Bhardwaj NEW DELHI, Sept 13 (Reuters) - …
  • Delhi civic bodies to start removing encroachments 13 Sep 2019 04:33 Express News Service NEW DELHI:  The North Delhi Municipal Corporation and South Delhi Municipal Corporation will begin removal of all types of encroachment on public and government lands, following a Supreme Court order. On Thursday, a public notice from …
  • Festive mood on DUSU polling day 13 Sep 2019 04:33 Express News Service NEW DELHI:  With the Delhi University Students’ Union elections coinciding with individual college elections and Ganesh Visarjan processions, the varsity’s North Campus was swept by a festive mood with students dancing to drumbeats …
  • AAP MLA Som Dutt gets 6 months jail term for assaulting man with bat 13 Sep 2019 04:27 Mohd Irshad had challenged the magisterial court order, saying the trial court judge erred in holding the politician guilty in the case. New Delhi: AAP MLA Som Dutt was on Thursday taken into custody to serve a six-month jail term for assaulting a man with …
  • Daryaganj book market set to return this weekend in Delhi 13 Sep 2019 04:03 Express News Service NEW DELHI:  The Sunday street book market of Daryaganj is set to reopen this weekend in a new location in the same area. According to the North Delhi Municipal Corporation, the Mahila Haat, situated opposite Broadway Hotel in Daryaganj …
  • Delhi University Students' Union Polls Sees 39.9 Per Cent Voter Turnout 13 Sep 2019 01:15 New Delhi: The voter turnout in Delhi University Students' Union polls on Thursday was recorded at 39.90 per cent, over four notches down from the last year. The results will be declared on Friday. Last year, the election saw a 44.46 per cent voter …
  • Delhi: Unhappy with food, man sets wife on fire 12 Sep 2019 22:05 The woman sustained 20% burn injuries and the husband, Vivek Kumar, was arrested. Unhappy with his dinner, a 26-year-old man allegedly set his pregnant wife on fire in Sangam Vihar. The woman sustained 20% burn injuries and the husband, Vivek Kumar, was …
  • Delhi’s iconic book market gets new Chandni Chowk address 12 Sep 2019 22:05 The book market will now run at Mahila Haat. (Express Archive) The iconic Sunday book market in Darya Ganj, which was shut last month following the Delhi High Court’s order, has finally found a new home. One of the oldest book markets in the city, it will …
  • Lutyens’ Delhi to be revamped to bring it to ‘international standards’ 12 Sep 2019 22:05 Aerial view of Parliament House, North and South Block of Central Secretariat and Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi. (Express file photo) Shifting offices in the Central Secretariat to an earthquake-resistant space and internal changes in the Parliament to make …
  • Delhi MCDs step up fight against single-use plastic 11 Sep 2019 21:56 Launched a drive to check use of banned polybags during weekly markets. (File) The three municipal corporations of Delhi have intensified their fight against single-use plastic, with the North MCD planning to identify 500 institutional buildings and parks …
  • Gang war on the streets of Delhi, gangster shot dead in broad daylight 11 Sep 2019 18:06 Image Source : FILE Gang-war on the streets of Delhi, gangster shot dead in broad daylight North Delhi's Narela witnessed a gang war on Sunday when a 40-year-old gangster was shot dead by a group of men at 10:45 am.  Virender Mann was reportedly shot …
  • Liquor smugglers attack cop in Delhi 11 Sep 2019 06:55 New Delhi: A police constable was attacked by a liquor smuggler and two others in North West Delhi’s Rohini on Wednesday. The other two accused were identified by the police as liquor smuggler’s mother and sister. All the three accused have been arrested …
  • DU students oppose high-rise in North Campus, write to PM Modi 10 Sep 2019 23:15 It is set to come up near Vishwavidyalaya station Over a 100 Delhi University students have written to the Prime Minister against a high-rise building set to come up near North Campus. The letter, written on September 3 and signed by 103 students, says the …
  • 51-Year-Old Official Shoots Himself Inside DRDO Premises 10 Sep 2019 17:18 Police are trying to find out the reason why he took the extreme step. (Representational) New Delhi: A 51-year-old official posted with the Defence Security Corps, which provides security cover to Defence installations, allegedly shot himself dead inside …
  • DSC officer ends life inside DRDO office in Delhi 10 Sep 2019 16:05 New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) A 51-year-old official deputed to the Defence Security Corps (DSC) allegedly shot himself inside the DRDO complex in the Civil Lines area of North Delhi, the police said on Tuesday. Hardeep Singh, a native of Punjab, shot himself …
  • The north-south filmy divide 10 Sep 2019 09:37 South India has always been known to obsess about films and film-stars, building temples to some, and electing others as legislators. The depth of that obsession has now been captured in official numbers, which show that south Indians consume movies far …
  • Big tech firms had e-waste centres but only on paper, many addresses fake: Delhi probe 10 Sep 2019 01:00 Plot in Mohan Cooperative Industrial Area in South Delhi listed as an e-waste centre by Vivo. It was found to house a pathology lab and a healthcare research firm. (Express photo by Shivam Patel) Retired civil service officer P K Seth has lived at his …
  • Delhi: Police stop woman’s cremation, arrest father for ‘strangling’ her 09 Sep 2019 21:42 Sheetal worked as a domestic help. Over a month ago, sub-inspector Ravi, posted at Adarsh Nagar police station, received a tip-off about a young woman being hurriedly cremated after she died at home. When the SI and a head constable reached the cremation …
  • Delhi HC directs DU to build campus in Najafgarh ‘as early as possible’ 09 Sep 2019 21:41 A seven-member panel, constituted on the court’s order, will take care of the needs and propriety of construction of the college and the approach road. (Representative Image) Delhi University could soon have a campus in South West Delhi’s Najafgarh, land …
  • Delhi Police probe gang link to murder of former BSP member 09 Sep 2019 21:41 Virender Mann was shot dead in his car in Narela on Sunday. A day after former BSP candidate Virender Mann (44) was shot dead in his car in Narela by five assailants, police suspect gangster Jitender Gogi or his associates may be behind the murder. “ …
  • Delhi: 4 rent place next to gold finance company, try to break in, held 09 Sep 2019 21:41 Police said the godown was checked and the men were found trying to break the wall. (Representational Image) Around 10 days ago, four men moved into a rented accommodation in Shalimar Bagh with five spades, four screwdrivers, three pliers, two hammers, a …
  • No sedition in JNU case, says Delhi govt, set to reject sanction request 09 Sep 2019 16:32 Police, in its chargesheet, had claimed that Kanhaiya Kumar was leading a procession and supported seditious slogans raised on campus during the event held to mark the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. The Delhi government has decided to …
  • Counting 135,00,00,000 09 Sep 2019 15:37 Shrikrishna Sharma, left, during pre-test in Vikaspuri (Express Photo by Amitava Chakraborty) THE latest estimate by the United Nations puts India’s population at 135 crore, catching up to China as the world’s most populous country. In his Independence Day …
  • Hardlook: Space programme 09 Sep 2019 01:44 The three localities — Lajpat Nagar, Krishna Nagar and Kamla Nagar — have been identified for a pilot parking project. (Express photo by Praveen Khanna) “Today, the social fabric of neighbourhoods is being torn asunder because of fights over this most …
  • Delhi: Ex-BSP candidate shot dead in car 08 Sep 2019 21:42 The police suspect the murder to be a case of personal enmity. (Representational) A 44-year-old man was shot dead in his car in Outer North Delhi’s Narela Sunday morning. Police said five unidentified persons allegedly fired multiple shots at the victim, …
  • Assam Girl, Allegedly Held Captive As Domestic Help In Delhi, Rescued 08 Sep 2019 21:01 The minor was not found on the address given by the uncle but in a nearby house (Representational) New Delhi: The Delhi Commission for Women on Sunday said it has rescued an orphaned Assamese girl held captive and forced to work without pay at a posh house …
  • North East Festival back with 7th edition in Delhi 07 Sep 2019 14:46 New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) North East Festival is returning to the Capital with its 7th edition. It will be held between November 8-10 at IGNCA, Janpath, New Delhi. This edition of North East Festival will try to raise awareness about the diversity and ethnic …
  • North Delhi Municipal Corporation to step up drive against encroachments 07 Sep 2019 03:17
  • Rape accused Goa swimming coach arrested in Delhi 07 Sep 2019 02:38 New Delhi [India], Sept 6 (ANI): Goa Swimming Coach Surajit Ganguly was arrested on Friday here for allegedly raping a 16-year-old swimmer, police said. The victim's father had approached Rishra Police Station in Hoogly district of West Bengal with a …
  • Delhi Court convicts 4 men in 2014 Nido Tania murder case 07 Sep 2019 00:08 19-year-old Nido Tania was from Arunachal Pradesh Observing that “a definite message needs to be given so that citizens, particularly from the North East region, feel safe in any part of the country”, a Delhi court convicted four men in connection with the …
  • Coach accused of rape arrested in Delhi 06 Sep 2019 17:51 Panaji, Sep 6 (IANS) Goa Police on Friday arrested the state’s former chief swimming coach Surajit Ganguly who has been accused of molesting and raping a 15-year-old swimming champion. According to the police, Ganguly was nabbed near the Kashmere Gate …
  • Delhi CP inaugurates New Usmanpur police station 06 Sep 2019 17:51 New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Delhi Commissioner of Police Amulya Patnaik on Friday inaugurated the building of New Usmanpur police station in Delhi’s North East district. The CP also flagged off ‘Women Patrol’ teams of Eastern Range. “New Usmanpur police …
  • Goa swimming coach, accused of rape, arrested in Delhi 06 Sep 2019 15:24 PANAJI: Swimming coach Surajit Ganguly, who has been accused of raping a 15-year-old girl who was training with him, was arrested in New Delhi on Friday, a senior police official said. Superintendent of Police (North) Utkrisht Prasoon told PTI that Ganguly …
  • Human chain to save boy who fell into drain in Delhi 06 Sep 2019 06:26 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Two police personnel were able to save the life of a six-year-old boy, who fell in a 10-feet-deep drain in north Delhi’s Narela area, a senior officer said on Thursday. The incident took place on Wednesday when the boy …
  • Delhi: Worker dead, 13 injured after lift snaps, falls 3 floors at DDA site 05 Sep 2019 23:40 14 Labourers got critical after a lift fell from 13th floor in Outer Narela, New Delhi at Ahluwalia construction site, Outrage public vandalised few flats and other ammenties, on Thursday, September 05, 2019. Express photo. A 21-year-old labourer died and …
  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal felicitates 87 teachers who went beyond classroom 05 Sep 2019 21:50 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia and Chief Secretary Vijay Kumar Dev at the State Teachers’ Awards ceremony, Thursday. Tashi Tobgyal “There was a time in Indian history till 1830, before the British colonised India, when the …
  • Delhi: Woman killed by son, grandson over property 05 Sep 2019 21:50 According to police, the woman was strangled to death on Wednesday. (Representational) A 70-year-old woman was killed, allegedly by her son and minor grandson, over a property dispute in North East Delhi. Police have arrested her 50-year-old son and …
  • AAP MLA thrashes MCD inspector in Delhi 05 Sep 2019 16:04 New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) An Inspector from the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) was allegedly thrashed by an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA in North-West Delhi’s Adarsh Nagar area on Thursday, the police said. According to the police, they received a call …
  • Delhi cops save kid from drowning in Narela drain 05 Sep 2019 13:14 New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) A six-year-old boy was saved by two Delhi policemen from drowning in a drain in the Narela area on Wednesday, the police said here on Thursday. Gaurav Sharma, Delhi Commissioner of Police (DCP) of Outer North District, told IANS the …
  • Air pollution drags Delhi six spots down in the list of most liveable cities of the world, Vienna tops 05 Sep 2019 06:16 Air pollution drags Delhi six spots down in the list of most liveable cities of the world Vienna, known for its grandiose architecture, abundance of green spaces and one-of-a-kind coffeehouse culture, has been voted as the most liveable city in the world …
  • Culinary czars of North Indian cuisine 05 Sep 2019 02:32 By Express News Service He would begin his day at the crack of dawn lovingly feeding bajra (pearl millets) to birds. But one step outside of his little grassy yard, and Kundan Lal Jaggi become a man everybody knew. After all, he had an entire nation …
  • ‘Classroom scam’: Tiwari hands over papers to Delhi Lokayukta 05 Sep 2019 01:36 BJP State unit chief Manoj Tiwari on Wednesday submitted documents to the Delhi Lokayukta against Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia in connection with an alleged scam related to the construction of classrooms at city government schools. After submitting …
  • Truck driver dies in crash in Wazirabad area of North Delhi 04 Sep 2019 17:04 Truck driver dies in crash in Wazirabad area of North Delhi A dumper truck driver was killed after his vehicle crashed into a stationary lorry in north Delhi's Wazirabad area, police said on Wednesday.  Santosh, a resident of Hamirpur in Uttar Pradesh, …
  • Delhi news: Labourer dies in police chase of armed man, driver of Range Rover that killed 2 held 04 Sep 2019 12:31 Kumar, who was born in Aligarh and moved to Delhi as a child, is survived by his nephew and niece. Kamal Kumar (45), a wage labourer, was walking home after dinner late Monday night in North East Delhi’s Nand Nagri when a stray bullet killed him. Police …
  • Delhi: Feared lynching, say two held for driving into crowd 04 Sep 2019 12:31 Police said the car, registered in Kumar’s name, has been impounded. A day after a video of a car being driven rashly into a crowd in North West Delhi’s Model Town surfaced online, police arrested two web designers Tuesday. Police said that during …
  • The most livable city in North America is… not Toronto 04 Sep 2019 12:27 Time to tell your smug New York friends that they’ve made the wrong life choice: The world’s most liveable cities are generally less global capital, more regional second city, a new ranking shows. Vienna took the No. 1 spot in the Economist Intelligence …
  • Vigilance department seeks status of officers being probed 04 Sep 2019 05:42 Express News Service NEW DELHI:  The vigilance department of North Delhi Municipal Corporation has written to the health department, seeking the status of officers against whom regular departmental action (RDA) has been registered. The letter, which has …
  • Violence in North 24 Parganas: Governor seeks report from DGP on situation in Barrackpore after clash 04 Sep 2019 01:10 Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar (left) with DGP Virendra (in uniform) and Additional Chief Secretary to the Governor, Satish Chandra Tewary, at Raj Bhavan on Tuesday. Express Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Tuesday met Director General of Police (DGP) Virendra at …
  • Delhi: Councillors vs commissioner as tensions rise in North MCD 03 Sep 2019 22:24 Varsha Joshi rejected the councillors’ allegations In a sign of escalating tension between the North Corporation’s deliberative wing and its commissioner Varsha Joshi, several councillors of the North MCD held a meeting Tuesday with BJP’s Delhi unit chief …
  • Implementation Of Parking Policy Awaits Delhi Government Approval: Official 03 Sep 2019 18:59 Draft policy discourages on-street parking, completely bans parking on footpaths. New Delhi: The implementation of new parking policy for Delhi is awaiting a final nod of the Aam Aadmi Party government, officials said. "The file of the draft parking …
  • Rain In Delhi Likely On Wednesday, Thursday: Weather Department 03 Sep 2019 18:59 Delhi weather: Continuous widespread rains, however, are less likely. (Representational image) New Delhi: Though a cloud cover enveloped Delhi for quite some time on Monday, rains kept city residents waiting. However, the weather department said, light …
  • One killed as criminals fire on cop in Delhi 03 Sep 2019 17:49 New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) A 50-year-old man was killed when a miscreant fired at a policeman in the Nand Nagri area of the capital, the police said. Three suspects have been apprehended. Constable Ajay, posted in the Nand Nagri police station, was passing …

  • Four swept away in Yamuna during idol immersion, police say were warned 13 Sep 2019 23:53 Rescuers at the spot where the people drowned. (Express photo) Four persons, including two women, drowned in the Yamuna Thursday night while immersing idols for Ganesh Chaturthi in Outer Delhi’s Alipur. Police said they were stopped by officers, deployed …
  • Man charged with Mamata murder bid acquitted after 29 years 12 Sep 2019 20:28 Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) Lalu Alam, a former CPI-M youth leader, was acquitted by a court here on Thursday in a case of attempting to murder West Bengal Chief Minister, who was then state youth Congress chief, Mamata Banerjee 29 years ago after the state …
  • Two TTP terrorists arrested 10 Sep 2019 03:12 Two TTP terrorists arrested LAHORE: Two terrorists of proscribed organisation Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) were arrested by the Counter-Terrorism Department in an intelligence-based operation conducted in Gujranwala. Explosive material with parts of …
  • Big tech firms had e-waste centres but only on paper, many addresses fake: Delhi probe 10 Sep 2019 01:00 Plot in Mohan Cooperative Industrial Area in South Delhi listed as an e-waste centre by Vivo. It was found to house a pathology lab and a healthcare research firm. (Express photo by Shivam Patel) Retired civil service officer P K Seth has lived at his …
  • Bawana to have model sectors under DDA policy 02 Sep 2019 19:20 The sectors will  have open spaces and pedestrian pathways, and will be spread around 200 hectares each, added officials. The first model sectors under Delhi Development Authority’s (DDA) land pooling policy will come up near Bawana and Alipur in Outer …
  • Jamuna banks eroding near Bangabandhu bridge 30 Aug 2019 19:13 Erosion of the Jamuna has begun near the east end of the Bangabandhu Multipurpose Bridge in Tangail’s Kalihati upazila since Thursday.  Officials of the Bangladesh Bridge Authority’s site office in Tangail told The Daily Star yesterday that about 150 metre …
  • Islamabad Police groping in the dark 30 Aug 2019 03:28 Islamabad Police groping in the dark Islamabad: This is alarming that the Islamabad Police is fumbling in its investigations specifically in kidnapping, rape and murder cases, which have started occurring with frequency. Over the last three months at least …
  • ‘Stop illegal sand lifting from Jamuna river’ 17 Aug 2019 23:20 Several hundred inhabitants of all ages from villages under three unions of Tangail yesterday formed two separate human chains in protest at unauthorised sand lifting from the Jamuna river. At noon, men, women and children from seven villages -- Alipur, …
  • Dacoit gang ringleader held 17 Aug 2019 04:05 Dacoit gang ringleader held MUZAFFARGARH: Police Friday arrested the ringleader of a dacoit gang. According to sources, police arrested Jameel alias Baba, the ringleader of Arain dacoit gang. The ringleader was wanted by Jatoi and Alipur police in various …
  • Roopa Ganguly’s son in police custody for rash driving 16 Aug 2019 21:59 On the night of the accident, he was detained and arrested the next morning. Police said a several eyewitnesses had claimed to have seen Akash driving a black sedan at a breakneck speed. Actor-turned-BJP Rajya Sabha MP Roopa Ganguly’s son, Akash …
  • Eidul Azha prayer timings 11 Aug 2019 02:16 Eidul Azha prayer timings Islamabad: Following are the Eidul Azha prayer timings in Islamabad and Rawalpindi. 6 a.m.: Jamia Masjid Aqsa F-6/3, Jamia Masjid Ali al-Murtaza G-11/1. 6:15 a.m.: Jamia Masjid Aal-e-Suleman Ghauri Town phase 4, Jamia …
  • Woman dies, three injured in rain incidents 02 Aug 2019 06:08 Woman dies, three injured in rain incidents HAFIZABAD: A woman was killed while another injured when a wall of the house collapsed due to heavy rain at Kolo Tarar. Due to heavy rain, a wall of the house of Kubra Rani suddenly collapsed. As a result, Mumtaz …
  • ‘Water flow in rivers being monitored’ 02 Aug 2019 01:17 ‘Water flow in rivers being monitored’ LALAMUSA: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Dr Khurram Shahzad Thursday said water flow in rivers and drains was being monitored. Talking to reporters during his visit to village Alipur Sharki, the DC said all relevant …
  • Woman dies as heavy rain causes wall collapse in Hafizabad 02 Aug 2019 01:17 Woman dies as heavy rain causes wall collapse in Hafizabad HAFIZABAD: A woman was killed while another injured when a wall of a house collapsed due to heavy rain at Kolo Tarar. Due to heavy rain, a wall of the house of Kubra Rani suddenly collapsed. Mumtaz …
  • Hilsa glut after fishing ban ends 27 Jul 2019 23:15 Hilsa started flooding the fish markets in Bagergat and Patuakhali as the government lifted its ban on netting fish in the Bay of Bengal on July 23. As a result, the price of the fish also went down significantly, reported our correspondents. Fishes …
  • Hilsa glut as fishing ban ends 27 Jul 2019 19:22 Hilsa started flooding the fish markets in Bagergat and Patuakhali as the government lifted its ban on netting fish in the Bay of Bengal on July 23. As a result, the price of the fish also went down significantly, reported our correspondents. Fishes …
  • 42-yr-old Delhi man got locked in burning car, charred to death in car 27 Jul 2019 05:00 New Delhi: On his way to airport to board a flight to Europe, a 42-year-old business man was charred to death as he could not get out of his moving SUV when it caught fire in Mahendra Park area in northwest Delhi, police said on Friday. Ajay Gupta, a …
  • Man burnt to death inside car on way to IGI Airport 27 Jul 2019 04:20 Two fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the fire, however due to the traffic they got delayed. New Delhi: A 42-year-old man was charred to death on Thursday after his SUV caught fire at Mukarba Chowk flyover in national capital. According to the …
  • Heading to Delhi airport, man charred inside SUV 26 Jul 2019 21:19 The incident took place at Mukarba Chowk flyover Thursday night. (Express Photo) On his way to Indira Gandhi International Airport to board a flight to London for a vacation with friends, a 42-year-old man died when his car caught fire in North West Delhi’ …
  • Transporter charred to death as moving SUV catches fire 26 Jul 2019 19:51 New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) A city based transporter was charred to death after his Mahindra XUV 500 car caught fire near Mukarba Chowk in west Delhi’s Pitampura, police said on Friday. According to fire officials, they received information about the burning …
  • Delhi Man On Way To Airport For Europe Trip Charred To Death In His Car 26 Jul 2019 18:39 New Delhi: On his way to airport to board a flight to Europe, a 42-year-old business man was charred to death as he could not get out of his moving SUV when it caught fire in Mahendra Park area in northwest Delhi, police said on Friday. Ajay Gupta, a …
  • Delhi: Fire breaks out in paper godown, no casualties reported 16 Jul 2019 06:09 New Delhi: A fire broke out in a paper godown in Delhi’s Alipur area earlier tonight. Twenty-two fire tenders immediately rushed to the spot and later brought the flames under control. No injuries or casualties have been reported so far in the incident. …
  • Haryana Vision Zero project comes to Panchkula: 24 ‘black spots’ identified 15 Jul 2019 10:33 At one of the black spots at Sector 20 intersection in Panchkula, Saturday. (Express photo: Jaipal Singh) Written by Pallavi Singhal Haryana Vision Zero project, a long term project launched by Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, carried out trials …
  • Prangonemor stages ‘Darao Jonmo Jodi Tobo Bonge’ at Mahila Samiti 30 Jun 2019 18:57 Theatre troupe Prangonemor staged their 12th production, Darao Jonmo Jodi Tobo Bonge, at the Nilima Ibrahim Auditorium of Bangladesh Mahila Samiti on June 29, 2019. Written by Apurba Kumar Kundu, the play has been directed by Ananta Hira. The play is …
  • Couple tortures maid for demanding food 26 Jun 2019 02:41 Couple tortures maid for demanding food RAHIM YAR KHAN: A couple beat and tortured a seven-year-old maid asking for food; police were told Tuesday, Geo News reported. The minor girl, fearing further abuse and torture, fled the house and went to a police …
  • Seven-year-old domestic help beaten for asking for food in Rahim Yar Khan 25 Jun 2019 20:16 by Staff Report , (Last Updated 39 mins ago) RAHIM YAR KHAN: A seven-year-old domestic help was beaten by a couple on Tuesday when she asked for food. According to a report in local media, later, fearing that couple might torture her further, she fled and …
  • Save Layyah, Rajanpur from Indus River erosion: Buzdar 25 Jun 2019 02:15 Save Layyah, Rajanpur from Indus River erosion: Buzdar LAHORE: Chief Minister Usman Buzdar has directed the department concerned to take necessary steps for saving certain areas of Layyah and Rajanpur from the erosion of Indus River and asked the …
  • Hardlook: Across the table—‘The whole world comes here, some difficulty understandable’ 23 Jun 2019 22:33 Kamalesh Devi (70), who has advanced breast cancer,waits to see the doctor. (Express photo: Tashi Tobgyal) It could well be an unremarkable journey between a western Uttar Pradesh hamlet and the national capital, separated by a few hundred kilometres and …
  • Main suspect in Farishta case arrested 23 Jun 2019 08:49 ISLAMABAD: The capital police on Saturday announced that they have arrested the main suspect in the abduction and murder case of a 10-year-old girl. Addressing a press conference on Saturday, Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Waqaruddin Syed said …
  • Capital flexes for Yoga Day celebrations 23 Jun 2019 08:12 The International Yoga Day event at Rajpath, Friday. (Express photo by Amit Mehra) With instructions being flashed on large screen TVs and the Prime Minister’s address telecast live simultaneously, over 18,000 people gathered at Rajpath Friday morning to …
  • Killer of 10-year-old girl arrested 23 Jun 2019 01:51 Killer of 10-year-old girl arrested Islamabad: In a remarkable breakthrough, the police have arrested the killer of 10-year-old girl (F). The alleged killer has been identified as Nisar Ahmad son of Kala Khan, 45, resident of Alipur, living about half a …
  • Harassment of ex-Miss India Universe: accused granted bail 22 Jun 2019 04:53 Category: India, News Posted by Rasia Hashmi Published: Jun 22, 2019, 10:22 am IST Updated: Jun 22, 2019, 10:22 am IST Ushoshi Sengupta at I AM SHE Press Conference. Photo: FilmiTadka Kolkata: A Kolkata court on Friday granted bail to the seven youths held …
  • Seven youths held for harassing ex-Miss India Universe granted bail 21 Jun 2019 18:05 Kolkata June 21 (IANS) A Kolkata court on Friday granted bail to the seven youths held for harassing former Miss India Universe Ushoshi Sengupta, a senior police officer said. The seven accused were granted bail on a personal bond of Rs 1,000. The seven …
  • Without Solar, Some Indian Doctors Must Operate in the Dark 20 Jun 2019 18:46 It was a rainy night when one of Dr. Kanili Jimo’s patients began bleeding excessively. Dr. Jimo knew she needed to operate immediately—the patient had just delivered a baby earlier that day, and excessive bleeding after childbirth is one of the major …
  • Full text of President Ram Nath Kovind's speech at Parliament [READ] 20 Jun 2019 10:06 President Ram Nath Kovind's addresses the joint sitting of Parliamentl.Rick Rycroft - Pool /Getty Images Addressing the session of Parliament on Thursday, June 20, President Ram Nath Kovind congratulated the newly-elected MPs. He said the people of …
  • Off campus, on radar: Colleges away from North, South campuses beginning to see more diversity 20 Jun 2019 01:29 There are colleges scattered across Delhi, including those in relatively remote locations, established to cater to the education needs of those from the city’s rural pockets. (Express Archive) At premier colleges in Delhi University, students from outside …
  • Four years after its last giraffe died, Delhi Zoo hopes to bring five more from Thailand 18 Jun 2019 21:26 The zoo director has written to three Thailand zoos. Visitors to the National Zoological Park — commonly known as the Delhi zoo — could soon get to see giraffes, with its director writing to three zoos in Thailand on Tuesday to acquire five giraffes — …
  • MHPA commissions first unit to generate 180MW 17 Jun 2019 08:47 Following several delays, the Mangdechhu Hydro Project Authority (MHPA) yesterday commissioned a unit, which would produce 180 megawatt (MW) of electricity by this month. During the commissioning yesterday, Unit I generated 19.8MW electricity, which was …
  • Two cousins abducted in Faisalabad 16 Jun 2019 07:09 Two cousins abducted in Faisalabad FAISALABAD: Two cousins were abducted from Jhal Khanoana on Saturday. Usman Farooq and Altaf, residents of Alipur, Muzaffargarh, and primary class students of a seminary, went to purchase eatables from a shop at Saleemi …
  • Rage becomes him: The author who writes about those with nothing more to lose 16 Jun 2019 01:37 A goatherd, a teashop boy, a sweeper, a khalashi (a dock worker), a dom (a caretaker at a cremation ground) a cook, a rickshaw-puller – Byapari’s journey has spanned the arc of the underclass’s struggle in the country. (Illustration: Suvajit Dey) On a cold …
  • DNA test clears police officers in Rawat rape case 15 Jun 2019 05:47 Forens­ic agency direct­s police to submit sample­s of real culpri­ts within 15 days REPRESENTATIONAL IMAGE RAWALPINDI: A DNA test has cleared four men, including three Rawalpindi police officers, who were implicated in allegedly kidnapping and raping a …
  • Reporter among 10 injured in attack ‘over news on Kuakata mayor’ 11 Jun 2019 23:02 At least 10 people including a local journalist was injured in an attack, allegedly by a local Jubo League leader and his cohorts, in Kalapara upazila on Monday night. Bangla daily Jugantor’s Kuakata correspondent Nasir Uddin Biplob and five others -- …
  • 26 villages being devoured by river erosion await help 10 Jun 2019 12:33 MUZAFFARGARH: The whole population of Langer Wah and 25 other villages on the banks of the river Indus are facing a threat from erosion of the river while the government departments are doing nothing to control the situation. Most of the residents of the …
  • Delhi: Two men arrested for stealing paper rolls worth Rs 70,000 from a godown in Alipur 06 Jun 2019 21:04
  • Eidul Fitr prayer timings 05 Jun 2019 06:42 Eidul Fitr prayer timings ISLAMABAD: Following are the Eid-ul-Fitr prayer timings in Islamabad/Rawalpindi. 6 a.m.: Jamia Masjid Aqsa F-6/3, Jamia Masjid Ali al-Murtaza G-11/1 6:15 a.m.: Jamia Masjid Aal-e-Suleman Ghauri Town phase 4, Jamia …
  • Man killed, 2 injured in accident 03 Jun 2019 07:12 Man killed, 2 injured in accident GUJRANWALA: A man was killed while two others sustained injuries in an accident at Alipur Chattha on Sunday. Waris Ali, Muhammad Anwar and Irfan were on their way when a speeding car driving by Zain Abbas hit them. As a …
  • Prepare for Assembly polls to dislodge AAP govt: Manoj Tiwari 02 Jun 2019 23:01 The BJP, which was in power in Delhi over two decades ago, is enthused by its impressive show in the parliamentary polls. New Delhi: Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Saturday called upon the party workers to work hard for a victory in the Assembly elections …
  • Tough days for coastal fishermen 27 May 2019 11:49 Thousands of fishermen in the coastal areas are facing tough times as they cannot get the government compensation for a 65-day ban on fishing at sea. The government allocated 40kg of rice as an incentive for fishermen during the ban. However, only those …
  • Delhi: At event to thank Congress workers, Rajesh Lilothia keeps EVM fire burning 27 May 2019 07:18 Lilothia alleged that electronic voting machines were tampered with and that affected the number of votes the Congress polled. (Express Photo: Harmeet Sodhi/File) Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee working president and North West Delhi Lok Sabha …
  • Lok Sabha elections — Six Dalits have two ink marks: voting our right, returned Rs 500 bribe 22 May 2019 10:13 Panaroo Ram, one of the six who didn’t yield. (Santosh Singh) “Take back your money, we won’t sell our votes.” That, says Panaroo Ram, was what he told the former pradhan of his village and his associates, who “forcibly put ink” on his right forefinger, …
  • 65-day ban on sea fishing begins today 19 May 2019 23:01 The government, for the first time, has imposed a 65-day ban on fishing in the sea across the country, but apparently without taking any rehabilitation measures for the vulnerable fishermen. The sanction, which is to remain effective from today to July 23, …
  • Solving the capital slums together 19 May 2019 04:59 Solving the capital slums together Shakespeare has reassured us in Hamlet that ‘character is destiny’ but it is not always as is written in the books. Colour of skin and geographical origins also shape one’s destiny to a larger extent. Have a glance at the …
  • Noakhali youth allegedly killed by classmates over cell phone dispute 15 May 2019 08:05 Zubayer Hossain, an eleventh-grader at Noakhali Government College, was beaten and stabbed to death at Alipur in the Chowmuhani municipality around 10 pm on Tuesday, said Shahjahan Sheikh, additional superintendent of Police of Begumganj circle.  Eight …
  • MHPA awaits grid sync 09 May 2019 09:43 While one unit of the 720 MW Mangdechhu Hydro Power Authority (MHPA) has successfully tested, a temporary arrangement has been made to evacuate power to India using the transmission line of Punatshangchhu I and II. This is because the transmission lines in …
  • Tamanna, born without arms and one leg, aces SSC tests with GPA-5 - Miscellaneous - observerbd.com 07 May 2019 13:13 BENAPOLE, May 6: Tamanna Nura, the young girl who was born without arms and one leg, has passed this year's SSC examinations with flying colours: she has secured GPA-5 from Jashore Board. Tamanna, who hails from Alipur village in Jashore's …
  • Tamanna, born without arms and one leg, aces SSC tests with GPA-5 06 May 2019 18:10 Tamanna, who hails from Alipur village in Jashore’s Jhikargachha Upazila, had also performed brilliantly in PEC and JSC tests. She sat this year’s SSC exams from Azmain Adas School, a private institution in Bakra. "Tamanna secured GPA-5 like she did …
  • Three schoolboys arrested 02 May 2019 21:52 Three schoolboys were arrested on Wednesday in connection with a case for killing a trader in Madhupur upazila on April 15. Of the arrestees, two, aged between 16 and 17, are Class X students at a local high school, while another, aged around 14, reads in …
  • Amid controversy, Shami trying to remain injury-free 30 Apr 2019 15:05 IMAGE: Having shed around 5-6 kgs, Shami has been able to bowl with pace consistently. Photograph: Kings XI Punjab/Twitter Weight loss and a much improved body composition has played a huge part in keeping India's in-form pacer Mohammad Shami …
  • BJD moves Odisha CEO over rigging of votes 30 Apr 2019 05:39 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: As elections came to an end in Odisha with the fourth phase polling, BJD on Monday alleged rigging and booth capturing in several places in Jajpur, Kendrapara and Mayurbhanj Parliamentary constituencies by rival BJP ‘ …
  • Wife Hasin Jahan detained for forcefully enterin... 30 Apr 2019 05:37 The estranged wife was detained for breach of peace and produced before a sub-divisional magistrate's court. PTI| Apr 30, 2019, 10.01 AM IST Mohd Shami’s wife detained for creating ruckus at in-laws’ place, later released on bail AMROHA (UP): Cricketer …
  • Religious parties warn of movement against bill on conversions 30 Apr 2019 02:29 Religious parties warn of movement against bill on conversions LAHORE: Nearly 50 religious parties have warned of a countrywide movement against the tabling and passage of a controversial legislation in Sindh Assembly that aims to prevent minorities from …
  • Mohammed Shami’s wife detained for creating ruckus 29 Apr 2019 16:19 Cricketer Mohammed Shami’s estranged wife Hasin Jahan was detained for breach of peace after she allegedly created a ruckus at her husband’s house in Alipur village here, police said on Monday. Police said they received a call from Shami’s house on Sunday …
  • Mohammed Shami's wife arrested after high drama 29 Apr 2019 13:44 IMAGE: Mohammed Shami's picture with his wife Hasin Jehan on Facebook Cricketer Mohammed Shami's estranged wife Hasin Jahan was detained for breach of peace after she allegedly created a ruckus at her husband's house in Alipur village, Amroha, …
  • Blueprint ready for construction of flats to accommodate slum dwellers 27 Apr 2019 04:39 ISLAMABAD: The city managers have finalised a blueprint for the construction of flats for slum dwellers of F-6 and F-7. A committee of the CDA has finalised designs of the buildings in which 700 flats would be built in G-7 to accommodate the slum dwellers …
  • "Fake" Microsoft Officials Forced Schools To Buy Pirated Software, Caught 25 Apr 2019 18:49 The accused impersonated Microsoft officials and forced schools to buy software in bulk: Cops New Delhi: The police have arrested three men, including two graduates, for impersonating as authorised representatives of Microsoft Corporation and extorting …
  • 3 BJP and 6 AAP candidates file papers in contrasting fashion 22 Apr 2019 19:44 New Delhi: On the penultimate day of filing nominations on Monday, six AAP and three BJP candidates registered themselves for the poll race. And it happened with much fanfare, at least for the BJP candidates. In fact, the nominations of both were a study …
  • Three arrested for selling stolen textbooks 19 Apr 2019 11:45 Police apprehended the suspects but no case has been registered so far. PHOTO: FILE ISLAMABAD: Three suspects, who allegedly stole over 100 free textbooks for students from a government school in the federal capital and then sold them in the market for …
  • 88 villages declared sensitive in Sargodha 19 Apr 2019 04:05 88 villages declared sensitive in Sargodha SARGODHA: In the wake of recent rains in the country, more than 88 villages of the area have been declared sensitive. The Irrigation Department has sent a report to the Disaster Management Authority Punjab that in …
  • Delhi: 65-year-old found dead in Alipur 07 Apr 2019 22:01 Randhir Singh was found lying on the floor in a pool of blood by his son on Sunday morning. (Representational image) A 65-year-old man was found dead inside his room in outer Delhi’s Alipur, police said. Randhir Singh was found lying on the floor in a pool …
  • Two arrested in killing of man in Delhi's Alipur 11 Jan 2019 18:26 NEW DELHI: Two men suspected to be members of the Deepak Tomar gang were arrested for allegedly killing a person in outer Delhi's Alipur area in December last year, police said Friday. The accused were identified as Pradeep (25), a resident of Jhajjar …
  • Stanikzai defends NDS’s decision regarding the arrest of commander Alipur 28 Nov 2018 00:29 By Khaama Press - Tue Nov 27 2018, 8:02 pm The National Directorate of Security (NDS) Chief Masoom Stanikzai defended the decision by the directorate regarding the arrest of a local uprising commander in Kabul. Speaking during a session of the Upper House …
  • Commander Alipur makes new commitments after his release in Kabul 27 Nov 2018 09:55 By Khaama Press - Tue Nov 27 2018, 12:03 pm The commander of Public Uprising Commander Alipur alias commander Shamsher who was detained by intelligence operatives in Kabul, has made new commitments after his release late yesterday. Commander Alipur has …
  • Coalition forces reject involvement in commander Alipur’s arrest in Kabul 26 Nov 2018 21:15 By Khaama Press - Mon Nov 26 2018, 9:18 am The coalition forces have rejected refuted rumors suggesting that the U.S. forces were involved in the arrest of the uprising commander Alipur in Kabul. A spokesman for the U.S. military in Afghanistan Colonel …
  • Wahdat Islami demands unconditional release of commander Alipur 26 Nov 2018 21:15 By Khaama Press - Mon Nov 26 2018, 11:43 am The Wahdat Islami party has reacted to the arrest of a local uprising commander Alipur alias commander Shamsher in Kabul. Wahdat Islami party in a statement has said the party condemns the arrest of the local …
  • Afghan Intelligence confirms the arrest of commander Alipur in Kabul 26 Nov 2018 21:15 By Khaama Press - Mon Nov 26 2018, 1:34 pm The Afghan Intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS), confirmed the arrest of a local uprising commander Alipur alia commander Shamsher in Kabul. According to a statement released by NDS, commander …
  • Protests underway in Kabul, other provinces over commander Alipur’s arrest 26 Nov 2018 21:15 By Khaama Press - Mon Nov 26 2018, 1:59 pm Protests are underway in capital and some other provinces of the country over the arrest of a public uprising commander by the Afghan security forces. The protests are underway in West of Kabul city where the …
  • Commander Alipur released a day after his controversial arrest in Kabul 26 Nov 2018 21:15 By Khaama Press - Mon Nov 26 2018, 8:56 pm The commander of the public uprising forces Alipur alias commander Shamsher has been released from the custody of the Afghan intelligence. The Office of the Second Vice President in a statement confirmed that …
  • Commander Alipur arrested in Kabul city 25 Nov 2018 11:23
  • Commander Alipur arrested in Kabul city 25 Nov 2018 07:51 By Khaama Press - Sun Nov 25 2018, 11:44 am The Afghan security forces have arrested Commander Alipur alisa commander Shamsher who is accused of leading a group of irresponsible armed individuals. Commander Alipur has reportedly been arrested by the Afghan …
  • Missing Burari girl's body found in Alipur field 03 Oct 2018 07:05
  • Delhi: Missing 16-year-old girl's body found in Alipur field 02 Oct 2018 22:39
  • Missing 16-year-old’s body found in Alipur field 02 Oct 2018 18:53
  • Police Arrest 3 Gang Members In Delhi's Alipur After Early Morning Shootout 05 Sep 2018 08:15 The three arrested are members of the Tillu gang, police said. (Representational image) New Delhi: Three members of a gang were arrested following a shootout with the police in outer Delhi's Alipur area Wednesday morning, the police said. The three …
  • Alipur corner meeting: Student heckles veteran politician 27 Jun 2018 06:57 MUZAFFARGARH: In yet another incident of embarrassing a politician turning up in his constituency to seek votes, a youngster on Monday evening heckled Sardar Ashiq Khan Gopang during a speech at a corner meeting in Alipur tehsil. The young student took on …
  • Two civil service aspirants killed as bike rams PCR vehicle in Alipur 06 May 2018 21:26 Two civil services aspirants were killed after the bike they were travelling on rammed a police patrolling van in outer Delhi’s Alipur while they were returning from Murthal, police said. The incident took place on the intervening night of Saturday- Sunday …
  • CDA’s ill-planning: No development in Alipur Farash project 15 years on 15 Jan 2018 09:54 ISLAMABAD: Alipur Farash – a Modern Shelter Urban Programme – has become yet another victim of the Capital Development Authority’s (CDA) ill-planning and despite the passage of 15 years, is yet to be developed. The project was funded by the United Nations …
  • CDA’s ill-planning: despite 15 years lag Alipur Farash yet to be developed 15 Jan 2018 09:17 ISLAMABAD: Alipur Farash – a Modern Shelter Urban Programme – has become yet another victim of Capital Development Authority’s (CDA) ill-planning and despite the passage of 15 years, is yet to be developed. The project was funded by the United Nations …
  • Five powerlifters die as car rams pole in Alipur, one critical 07 Jan 2018 21:19 Written by Alok Singh | New Delhi | Published: January 8, 2018 1:59 am The accident took place near the MCD toll at Singhu border. (Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey) Five powerlifters, including an international-level athlete, died while a sixth was …
  • Delhi: 4 powerlifting players killed due to fogFour powerlifting players were killed, while two others including world champion Saksham Yadav was seriously injured after their car met with an accident near the Singhu border in outer Delhi's Alipur area… 07 Jan 2018 03:24
  • Hit-and-run: Cantonment woman, Alipur man crushed 26 Dec 2017 20:40
  • Hit-and-run: Cantt woman, Alipur man crushed 26 Dec 2017 19:56
  • Death toll reaches 16 in Alipur poisoned lassi incident 01 Nov 2017 20:53 MUZAFFARGARH: An eight-year-old Kulsoom was the latest victim of the poisoned Lassi incident in Alipur tehsil’s neighbourhood Lashari, taking the death toll 16. Meanwhile, two victims of the incident Rab Nawaz and Muhammad Azam have been discharged from …
  • Soldier on Diwali visit to home found dead near Alipur 20 Oct 2017 19:51
  • 2 die in hit-and-run incidents in Alipur 13 Sep 2017 20:40 NEW DELHI: A 21-year-old man died while his friend is battling for life after an unidentified vehicle hit their bike from behind in Alipur of Rohini district on Tuesday. In another incident that took place in the same area on Monday, the crushed remains of …
  • North Delhi’s Alipur to get sports centre 01 Sep 2017 21:58 Proposed centre to come up on 8-acre land of NYKS; Rs 20 crore sanctioned. New Delhi: Union sports minister Vijay Goel declared on Friday that a new youth sports centre will be built in Alipur. He said it will be built to in consonance with the aspiration …
  • 2 Nepalese nationals killed in road accident in outer Delhi's Alipur 22 Aug 2017 07:48 Image used for representational purpose NEW DELHI: Two Nepalese nationals were killed and another was injured when their motorcycle was hit by an unidentified vehicle in outer Delhi's Alipur, the police said.      Suraj Keshri, Rahul and Lakshu, who …
  • Delhi: Two dead, one critically injured after vehicle rams into bike in Alipur 21 Aug 2017 06:47 [India], August 21 (ANI): At least two people were killed and one critically injured after a vehicle rammed into a bike in Delhi's Alipur in the wee hours of Monday. The accident took place at around 4 a.m. in the Rohini district The injured were …
  • Police gun down gang responsible for killing trader in Alipur Chattha 13 Aug 2017 12:20 Last week a video had gone viral over the social media and television channels over the killing of of a cloth trader in broad day light for refusing to pay extortion money to members of a gang. It was a shocking development as such acts of terror were …
  • 7 Juveniles Escape From Correction Home In Delhi's Alipur 26 Jul 2017 22:47 New Delhi:  Seven juveniles have escaped from a correction home after allegedly tying up the security guard in outer Delhi's Alipur, the police said today. The incident took place on July 24. "One portion of the home houses unruly juveniles. On …
  • Mirza group to file petition against construction of Alipur regulator   05 Mar 2017 15:36 By Sawan Khaskheli The Mirza Group councillors on Sunday vowed to file a petition in the Sindh High court (SHC) against the illegal construction of Alipur regulator in Phuleli canal and its water barriers. The councillors, including, Shahid Afridi, Ghulam …
  • Man held for providing false bonus scheme to customers 31 Aug 2019 17:38 New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) A 29-year-old online fraudster was arrested from Model Town by Delhi Police who was involved in providing false bonus schemes to insurance customers, the police said on Saturday. The accused was identified as Nitin Gandhi, a …
  • Dangerous Speech in Real Time: Social Media, Policing, and Communal Violence 27 Aug 2019 23:53 The article examines how a set of key actors—the police, civil society and social media platforms responded to a series of violent incidents in Pune in 2014 that resulted in the death of Mohsin Sheikh. The hate speech by the Hindu Rashtra Sena leaders; the …
  • Heavy rains disrupt normal life; more showers on forecast in Delhi, Mumbai today 07 Aug 2019 08:57 Image Source : PTI Heavy rains likely in Delhi, Mumbai and Rajasthan today As incessant rains continue to batter Mumbai, the Indian Meteorological Department said heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur at a few places in Thane and Raigad districts …
  • Made in China 27 Jul 2019 20:53 The Commencement of Tianjin Medical University on July 1, 2019, in Tianjin, China. (Photos by Yan Cong) Every time she flew back from home in Anand, Gujarat, 24-year-old Rashi Patel would carry in her checked-in luggage men who had a lot to say and weighed …
  • Probe officer tells court: ACP beat up accused in custody 23 Jul 2019 21:19 DCP (Outer) Seju P Kuruvilla, in his reply filed before the court, has, however, claimed the injuries were self-inflicted. (Representational) A 23-year-old man arrested for allegedly committing a series of robberies at gunpoint has alleged before a Delhi …
  • CRPF trooper killed as teen rams Mercedes into car (2nd Lead) 19 Jul 2019 17:44 New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) A 19-year-old man, driving a Mercedes Benz crushed a CRPF constable to death while two other troopers were injured in the incident. The accused who studies in London, jumped a red light in upmarket GK-I on Thursday night and hit a …
  • Health insurance for world's poorest people 15 Jul 2019 16:56 Bihar is one of India's poorest states. Situated in the country's northeast, Bihar is neatly bisected by the Ganges river which flows west to east through the state. Its biggest city, Patna, is on the river's south bank. If you set out from …
  • Meet a new generation of rising stars of the Indian diaspora making a mark in diverse fields around the world 13 Jul 2019 21:21 By most metrics, Indian diaspora around the world counts among the most materially successful immigrant ethnic groups. In many host countries, they are among the most educated and prosperous diasporas. Together, they are the single biggest remittance group …
  • At centre of robberies in Delhi, a love story 13 Jul 2019 20:42 Delhi Police have arrested Abbas and Gaffar. At the centre of at least 25 gunpoint robberies that have rocked the capital since May-end is a love story between a gang member and the kingpin’s relative. Since the July 10 arrest of two men, Safan Abbas (23) …
  • Delhi: With arrest of 2 men, police claim to have solved string of robberies 09 Jul 2019 22:28 The men were involved in robberies in Model Town and New Friends Colony. A spate of robberies at gunpoint since May-end that had left parts of the city terrified and police red-faced were solved with the arrest of two men late Monday night. The kingpin of …
  • Since May, 3 men have Delhi police chasing shadows 04 Jul 2019 22:07 CCTV footage of the robbery in Model Town In the dead of the night, aboard stolen two-wheelers, three armed assailants have zipped across the capital in the last one month, robbing men and women of several lakhs at gunpoint. With their arrest pending, the …
  • OPINION | Turning Around The Indian Economy: Solutions 30 Jun 2019 23:48 Appropriate measures to address the twin-challenge of economic crisis and job creation can help transition our economy to middle class from the current lower middle class, as defined by The World Bank classification. If we take the right steps, India can …
  • '21 Indian cities will have zero tap water' 18 Jun 2019 05:28 'If the government does not take any action soon, 21 cities of India will become like Cape Town, with no water.' 'Four cities -- Delhi, Gurgaon, Meerut and Faridabad -- will suffer the worst.' IMAGE: Residents line up to fill containers …
  • Rahul meets delegations, receives complaints at Wayanad Collectorate 08 Jun 2019 06:51 Congress president Rahul Gandhi, who is on a three-day visit to his parliamentary constituency-Wayanad, Saturday arrived at the MP facilitation centre in the district Collectorate here and accepted memorandums and complaints from the people. …
  • 100 of the best restaurants, cafes and places to eat in Ireland 2019 31 May 2019 05:27 The big list, fantastic feasts and where to find them, the 100 unmissably delicious places we love and you will too. This enterprise started, as it always does, with a meeting to figure out the lie of the land this year. We had a new face at the table. …
  • Can’t run world’s fastest growing economy on employment support… Must create employment: Rathin Roy 25 May 2019 21:14 Dr Rathin Roy with Special Correspondent Aanchal Magazine in The Indian Express newsroom. (Express photo: Amit Mehra) In March this year, Dr Rathin Roy, member of the Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC), sparked a debate when he said that …
  • Cologne and Dortmund lead charge for German smart cities 19 May 2019 16:26 "Smart city" has become the buzzword in urban development. Projects are underway across Germany. The western city of Cologne is trying to make traffic flow more efficiently and testing climate-friendly technologies in cooperation with the …
  • Phase 7 polling LIVE: BJP asks Delhi Police to withdraw Kejriwal's security; 20 crude bombs recovered in Bengal 19 May 2019 09:42 May 19, 2019 3:08 PM (IST) Himachal Pradesh: Visuals from the world's highest polling station Visuals from the world's highest polling station at Tashigang in Lahaul-Spiti, a part of Mandi Parliamentary constituency. Himachal Pradesh: Visuals from …
  • Pointers for Successful Inclusion of Solar Home Systems as Power Backup Support in Rural and Small Towns of India 16 May 2019 17:03 Enhancing access to reliable power would mean improving transmission infrastructure and electricity production capacities. Both these initiative would demand investments and a considerable timeline. Pointers for Successful Inclusion of Solar Home Systems …
  • All-women polling booths decorate Delhi, drew many voters 12 May 2019 09:51 In a first for the city, 17 all-women staffed booths have been established for the Lok Sabha elections in Delhi. New Delhi: 'Nari Shakti' was on display in the all-women staffed booths in Delhi Sunday which drew more women voters, especially from …
  • Poll staff enthused by 'pink booths'; North East RO says it drew lot of Muslim women voters 12 May 2019 09:06 NEW DELHI: 'Nari Shakti' was on display in the all-women staffed booths in Delhi Sunday which drew more women voters, especially from the Muslim community, officials said. In a first for the city, as many as 17 all-woman staffed booths have been …
  • Militant killed in Jammu and Kashmir Village; Locals Stage Protest 10 May 2019 07:45 Asia & Pacific 10:21 10.05.2019Get short URL The militant was killed in Shopian district, Jammu and Kashmir, during a gunfight which broke out during a search operation that security forces conducted after receiving a tip-off. New Delhi (Sputnik): …
  • 462nd URS: Pir-e-Kamil Hazrat Pir Shah Jewna Al-Naqvi Al-Bokhari 10 May 2019 06:16 462nd URS: Pir-e-Kamil Hazrat Pir Shah Jewna Al-Naqvi Al-Bokhari For centuries, the idol-worshipping and infidelity was at its peak in the Subcontinent, when ‘Darweshs of Allah’ entered into the territory of Hind (Subcontinent) with the light of Islam in …
  • Pir-e-Kamil Hazrat Pir Shah Jewna Al-Naqvi Al-Bokhari 10 May 2019 02:00 Pir-e-Kamil Hazrat Pir Shah Jewna Al-Naqvi Al-Bokhari For centuries, the idol-worshipping and infidelity was at its peak in the Subcontinent, when ‘Darweshs of Allah’ entered into the territory of Hind (Subcontinent) with the light of Islam in their hearts …
  • From CBSE Class 10 results to CJI clean chit: Top news this hour 07 May 2019 20:52 Top News this hour The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has declared its 2019 Class 10 results. Over 92 per cent of students have cleared the exams while 13 students scored 499 out of 500. And Phase 5 polling went by and large peaceful with …
  • Cyclone Fani Live Updates: Storm to move northeastwards from Odisha, 'sabdhane theko' West Bengal 03 May 2019 13:54 May 03, 2019 7:18 PM (IST) Heavy rainfall in West Bengal As Cyclone Fani has started inching towards West Bengal, parts of the state are experiencing heavy rainfall and strong winds. West Bengal: Visuals of heavy rainfall and strong winds from Digha. # …
  • Cyclone Fani Live Updates: AIIMS hospital in Bhubaneswar suffers extensive damage 03 May 2019 11:25 May 03, 2019 4:47 PM (IST) Do's and Don't before during and after a cyclonic storm Safety is paramount while dealing with cyclonic conditions. Instructions below have been published by Government of India in public interest. Please go through them …
  • LIVE | 3 dead in Odisha; Cyclone Fani weakening, moving towards B'desh 03 May 2019 10:21 Mumbai: Cyclone Fani, the most severe storm since the super cyclone of 1999 in Odisha, made its landfall in Odisha’s Puri on Friday. The landfall process which began at 8 am will continue till afternoon.   The casualty figure will expectedly rise after the …
  • SC to EC: Clear complaints against Modi by May 6 02 May 2019 20:53 EC told court that it has already decided on two out of the 11 complaints which were filed by the Congress party against Modi and Shah. New Delhi: With just three phases of voting remaining in Lok Sabha elections till May 19, the Supreme Court on Thursday …
  • Your Complete Guide to May 2019 Events in Seattle 01 May 2019 00:17 May Day May Day is both a pagan celebration of springtime and International Workers’ Day. If you’re looking for something involving flower crowns and a maypole, the folks behind the summertime Fremont Solstice Parade are putting on their annual May Day …
  • EC notice to Giriraj Singh over ‘communal’ remarks 29 Apr 2019 16:29 New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The Election Commission on Monday issued a showcause notice to Union Minister and BJP candidate from Bihar’s Begusarai Lok Sabha constituency, Giriraj Singh, for allegedly violating the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) by making …
  • Polls Live: EC warns Maneka over Sultanpur speech 29 Apr 2019 09:14 Amid reports of violence during fourth phase of polling in West Bengal, the BJP Monday approached the Election Commission complaining that TMC workers have "hijacked democracy in the state" and again demanded deployment of central forces in all …
  • How Varanasi changed under PM Modi 26 Apr 2019 03:36 VARANASI: When Narendra Modi decided to contest from Varanasi in Lok Sabha 2014 polls, the east Uttar Pradesh city always politically alive but often indifferent to change – was taken by surprise. It was uneasy too. Varanasi is a holy city for the Hindus. …
  • Behind bars: India's 'Diamond King' Nirav Modi's fall from grace 26 Apr 2019 02:26 Today, the "jeweller to the stars", as he was frequently called, is behind bars after a year-long Interpol-led manhunt that led to his arrest in central London on March 19. Together with his diamond polisher uncle, Mehul Choksi, he is accused of …
  • Transgenders take part in cycle rally 21 Apr 2019 23:05 Awareness programmes in the form of a cycle rally by the members of the transgender community, to encourage voters’ participation, was carried out by district officials in north Delhi on Sunday. As part of the programme, transgender persons stood at …
  • LS polls 2019: Kejriwal gets clean chit in poll code violation complaint filed by Goa BJP leader 20 Apr 2019 14:59 By PTI PANAJI: Delhi Chief Minister and senior Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal Saturday got a clean chit from poll authorities in Goa in a local BJP leader's complaint about model code of conduct violation. Goa BJP leader Keshav Prabhu, in his …
  • Goa: Kejriwal gets clean chit in poll code violation complaint 20 Apr 2019 14:05 The AAP is contesting both Goa Lok Sabha seats, polls to which will be held on April 23. Panaji: Delhi Chief Minister and senior Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal Saturday got a clean chit from poll authorities in Goa in a local BJP leader's …
  • India election 2019: Vote begins as Modi calls for 'record' turnout in greatest exercise in democracy 11 Apr 2019 12:07 Voting is under way in India's mammoth, six-week general election, with around 150 million people eligible to vote across 91 constituencies today in the first of seven phases of polls. Reports from across the country describe turnout as brisk, even in …
  • Mussolini's granddaughter lashes out at Jim Carrey over sketch 01 Apr 2019 21:57 Alessandra Mussolini, the Italian politician who is the granddaughter of Benito Mussolini, attacked Jim Carrey on Twitter over a political sketch.   The actor shared an image he’d drawn of the former dictator and his mistress, Claretta Petacci, hanging …
  • Benito Mussolini's granddaughter lashes out at Jim Carrey over political sketch 01 Apr 2019 07:34 Alessandra Mussolini, the Italian politician who is the granddaughter of Benito Mussolini, attacked Jim Carrey on Twitter over a political sketch.   The actor shared an image he’d drawn of the former dictator and his mistress, Claretta Petacci, hanging …
  • Papua New Guinea earthquake: 6.4-magnitude tremor hits New Britain island - The Independent 31 Mar 2019 21:18 A 6.4 magnitude earthquake has hit the New Britain island, in Papua New Guinea, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre. The quake struck at a depth of 33km at 11.30am GMT on Saturday, the US Geological Survey said.  There were no immediate reports …
  • Anger grows over confusing rollout of ban on free pornography 30 Mar 2019 17:34 Frustration is continuing to grow with the UK's new porn blocks, which would ban anyone from watching porn until they publicly proved themselves to be an adult. The controversial new ban has been worked on for more than a year but is continuing to be …
  • Will.i.am defends playing Jackson's songs with Holocaust comparison 30 Mar 2019 17:34 Will.i.am has defended playing Michael Jackson’s music, using a comparison to the Holocaust as he made his argument. The Voice UK coach spoke out amid allegations of sexual abuse made in the documentary Leaving Neverland, equating the use of Jackson’s …
  • Khalistani terrorist held in Punjab 29 Mar 2019 00:21 [India], Mar 29 (ANI): Jalandhar Police has arrested a suspected Khalistani terrorist linked to Commando Force (KCF) and Khalistan Zindabad Force (KZF). Identified as Amrik Singh alias Manga, the terrorist had entered India through Nepal. He had Ugandan …
  • Avicii's family launches mental health foundation in his memory 27 Mar 2019 20:06 The family of Tim “Avicii“ Bergling have launched a mental health foundation in his memory.  The DJ and musician died on 20 April last year. At the time, his family released a statement which read: “When he stopped touring, he wanted to find a balance in …
  • Dubai denies R Kelly was booked to perform and 'meet royal family' 26 Mar 2019 00:38 Dubai's government has issued a rare statement denying that R Kelly was booked to perform concerts in the city, as claimed by his legal team.  Kelly's lawyers asked a US judge for permission for him to travel to the United Arab Emirates city in …
  • Back from the Gulf — Part 2: Why Kerala needs to find a new economic model, fast 17 Mar 2019 00:19 A long line of return migrants, mostly from the Gulf, are making a beeline for Kerala in what could be an economic catastrophe for Kerala. Ashraf Kalathilparambu, 43, remembers those good-old days when he used to come home to Kerala, once or twice a year, …
  • Pakistan Appoints Supervisors for JeM Headquarters in Bahawalpur Two Days After Taking Control 25 Feb 2019 19:14 Lahore: Pakistani authorities have appointed two administrators to supervise a seminary and a mosque believed to be the headquarters of the Jaish-e-Mohammad, the terror outfit which claimed responsibility for the Pulwama suicide attack that killed 40 CRPF …
  • Pakistan appoints 2 administrators to supervise JeM headquarters in Bahawalpur 24 Feb 2019 20:46 Pakistan appoints 2 administrators to supervise JeM headquarters in Bahawalpur Pakistani authorities have appointed two administrators to supervise a seminary and a mosque believed to be the headquarters of the Jaish-e-Mohammad, the terror outfit which …
  • New Year bash in Delhi: Check traffic advisory before you leave for party tonight 31 Dec 2018 17:19 Image Source : FILE Delhi Police has put in place special traffic arrangements and restrictions for New Year's eve celebrations in Connaught Place tonight. (File photo) As the Delhiites prep to have a ball at the New Year's eve, the Delhi Police is …
  • New Year’s eve: 15,000 cops deployed across Delhi, no exit at Rajiv Chowk metro from 9 pm 31 Dec 2018 11:36 Exit facility at the Rajiv Chowk metro station will not be available for commuters from 9 pm onwards on New Year’s Eve (Express file photo) Around 15,000 police personnel have been deployed across the national capital to ensure celebrations go off smoothly …
  • 6 ways to turn around India’s jobs problem 11 Oct 2018 02:41 Despite the politically-charged nature of the debate around jobs, we need to debunk one needless myth: India’s problem is not one of jobless growth. We may have periods of low or no jobs growth, and then we have catch-up years in which jobs grow faster …
  • Six ways to turn around the India job crisis 11 Oct 2018 02:20 Despite the politically-charged nature of the debate around jobs, we need to debunk one needless myth: India’s problem is not one of jobless growth. We may have periods of low or no jobs growth, and then we have catch-up years in which jobs grow faster …
  • Former Playboy model found strangled in Philadelphia area home 25 Aug 2018 18:22 A former Playboy model has been found strangled to death in a Philadelphia area condo, just days after a reported robbery. Christina Carlin-Kraft was found Wednesday evening by officials conducting a wellness check in Ardmore, Pennsylvania. Police say that …
  • Former Playboy model found strangled in Philadelphia area condominium 25 Aug 2018 03:58 A former Playboy model has been found strangled to death in a Philadelphia area condo, just days after a reported robbery. Christina Carlin-Kraft was found Wednesday evening by officials conducting a wellness check in Ardmore, Pennsylvania. Police say that …
  • News Alert! Parliament passes Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill 25 Jul 2018 14:46 6.21 pm: Parliament passes bill to prevent fugitive economic offenders from evading legal process and fleeing the country 6.07 pm: Maharashtra police fires tear gas shells on Maratha Kranti Morcha’s protesters who were blocking the Mumbai-Pune highway in …
  • News Alert! Transharbour services between Thane and Vashi on Transharbour lines started 25 Jul 2018 12:10 4.04 pm: Transharbour services between Thane and Vashi not yet started due to prevalent conditions at Ghansoli. We will keep you updated on the issue Transharbour services between Thane and Vashi not yet started due to prevalent conditions at Ghansoli. We …
  • Breaking! Mumbai bandh over Maratha reservations called off 25 Jul 2018 10:57 2.20 pm:  NGT directs Haryana to file affidavit on steps taken to ensure that no untreated effluents flow into river Yamuna  1:59 pm: Uganda is the pearl of Africa. It is a land of great wealth of resources and rich heritage: PM Narendra Modi at Parliament …
  • Development has seen a major upswing in last 4 years: Dr Harsh Vardhan 20 Jun 2018 08:45 [India], June 20 (ANI): Union Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan has said there has been an unprecedented and inclusive development across his parliamentary constituency of Chandni Chowk.Giving an account of the developmental works and welfare measures initiated …
  • Clashes rock Model Town, police deployed 11 Jun 2018 21:05 Written by Anand Mohan J | New Delhi | Published: June 12, 2018 1:37:41 am Security forces in Model Town, Monday. (Express Photo by Abhinav Saha) An argument over a passerby being pushed in northwest Delhi’s Sangam Park spiralled into a mob fight, stone …
  • Recent incidents targeting Pakistani, global judges and family members 16 Apr 2018 01:10 Recent incidents targeting Pakistani, global judges and family members LAHORE: Life of a judge is not a bed of roses in any part of the world, including Pakistan, where apart from the well-guarded Army Chiefs, sitting Lieutenant Generals, highest-ranking …
  • A brief history of Pakistan's anti-blasphemy laws 14 Mar 2018 06:37 Religious protesters in Korangi area of Karachi show their support for the Tehreek-e-Labbaik sit-in | White Star In November last year, Islamabad in particular and the rest of Pakistan in general were in thrall of a sit-in at Faizabad, just where the …
  • A brief history of the anti-blasphemy laws 10 Mar 2018 02:27 Religious protesters in Korangi area of Karachi show their support for the Tehreek-e-Labbaik sit-in | White Star In November last year, Islamabad in particular and the rest of Pakistan in general were in thrall of a sit-in at Faizabad, just where the …
  • Model offers to detail Trump-Russia ties in return for prison release 28 Feb 2018 18:35 1/51 28 February 2018 Indian fans watch as the funeral procession of the late Bollywood actress Sridevi Kapoor passes through Mumbai AFP/Getty 2/51 27 February 2018 Candles are left in tribute to murdered Slovakian investigative reporter Jan …
  • Businesses in Lahore markets suffer due to lack of proper parking facilities 31 Jan 2018 17:03 LAHORE: The businessmen of different markets in the provincial capital are facing problems in running their commercial activities due to the lack of proper parking facilities, Pakistan Today has observed. Due to the rapid increase in the city’s population …
  • Minor domestic help ‘tortured’ by employer: To meet battered daughter, a father’s long journey from Jharkhand 16 Jan 2018 21:08 Written by Anand Mohan J | New Delhi | Published: January 17, 2018 2:28 am The man left for Delhi from Chaibasa on Monday After climbing several hillocks, swimming across rivers and watching out for Naxal troop movement, about 60 officers from the Bandgaon …
  • Delhi doctor arrested for burning, biting and starving 14-year-old domestic help [Graphic Images] 14 Jan 2018 11:56 The 14-year-old had been kept confined in the house for months. [Representational Image]Creative commons A Delhi-based doctor was arrested on Saturday after yet another shocking case of brutal torture inflicted upon a minor domestic help came to light. The …
  • Performance as prayer: the ‘Kaisiki’ journey 08 Dec 2017 06:00 A scene from ‘Kaisiki Natakam’. Photo: Vivek Mariappan I am seated next to a small, elevated square stage. It faces another makeshift elevation at the far end of the hall on which are placed the utsava murtis (procession idols) of the god Vishnu, …
  • Slow pace of work adds to motorists’ woes 05 Dec 2017 03:54 Tribune Reporters Panipat/Sonepat, December 4 Motorists face regular traffic jams due to slow pace of widening of the National Highway-1 from Mukarba Chowk in Delhi to Panipat. Ashish Jain, Project Director, NHAI, the 70-km-long stretch between Mukarba …
  • Delhi launches festive season with flair 03 Dec 2017 19:44 DELHI, ON -  Organizers of the annual Santa Claus Parade in Delhi are pleased with how it is evolving. The first parade 11 years ago was a plain affair with a few people in costumes and maybe a handful of riders on all-terrain vehicles. Today, participants …
  • Sir Ganga Ram: The pride of Lahore 06 Nov 2017 12:38 Do you know that the house of Sir Ganga Ram is still intact and located inside the Walled City? Right inside the heart of Taxali Gate Lahore is the house of Sir Ganga Ram now lying abandoned with a board on it that it is not for sale or any other use He is …
  • Ex-Congress MLA related to Ram Rahim says his faith ‘unshaken’ 06 Oct 2017 19:54 Written by Raakhi Jagga | Ludhiana | Updated: October 7, 2017 1:01 am Everywhere, dera followers were blamed. But it seems anti-social elements who wanted to defame dera followers were part of this violence. Inquiry is going on and truth will be revealed,” …
  • Grace Mugabe denies attacking model with electrical cord 12 Sep 2017 09:50 1/131 11 September 2017 Soldiers in Japan's Self-Defence Force prepare for a ceremony for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the Defense Ministry in Tokyo Reuters 2/131 10 September 2017 A truck of a courier overturned by the storm in Livorno, Italy. …
  • Grace Mugabe back in Zimbabwe after 'assault on model in South Africa' 25 Aug 2017 12:27 1/113 25 August 2017 Protesters block rail tracks during a demonstration of "Ende Gelaende" activists against the open cast Garzweiler brown coal mining near Vanikum, Germany. Reuters 2/113 24 August 2017 Italian Police use a water cannon …
  • Grace Mugabe seeks diplomatic immunity over charge of assaulting model 22 Aug 2017 18:22 1/109 22 August 2017 Soldiers march during a changing of the Guard at the Mamayev Kurgan World War Two memorial complex and Mother Homeland statue (back) in Volgograd, Russia Mladen Antonov/AFP 2/109 21 August 2017 Italian emergency workers …
  • Model Chloe Ayling's police statement on 'kidnapping' - in full 11 Aug 2017 20:58 1/96 11 August 2017 A North Korean flag is seen on top of a tower at the propaganda village of Gijungdong in North Korea, as a South Korean flag flutters in the wind in this picture taken near the border area near the demilitarised zone separating the …
  • 'Advert to sell' kidnapped British model emerges 07 Aug 2017 09:26 1/91 6 August 2017 Children pray after releasing paper lanterns on the Motoyasu river facing the Atomic Bomb Dome in remembrance of atomic bomb victims on the 72nd anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, western Japan. REUTERS 2/91 5 August 2017 …
  • Bangladeshi model kills herself 'while on video call to husband' 02 Aug 2017 19:25 1/94 2 August 2017 Two children hold a placard picturing a plane as they take part in a demonstration in central Athens outside the German embassy with others refugees and migrants to protest against the limitation of reunification of families in …
  • ‘The wounds have never healed’ 02 Aug 2017 14:53 In the early 90s, I went from Lahore to Delhi to attend a wedding in the family of some Hindu friends. At one of its many events, I bumped into a friend from Lahore who was also visiting the city. We were chatting in Punjabi when we noticed a well-dressed, …
  • ‘The wounds have never healed’: living through the terror of partition 02 Aug 2017 14:43 In the early 90s, I went from Lahore to Delhi to attend a wedding in the family of some Hindu friends. At one of its many events, I bumped into a friend from Lahore who was also visiting the city. We were chatting in Punjabi when we noticed a well-dressed, …
  • Delhi Police To Get 35 Sniffer Dogs From Army 25 Jul 2017 18:13 New Delhi:  Delhi Police will add 35 sniffer dogs trained by the Indian Army within a month, a senior police officer said on Tuesday. Deputy Commissioner of Police Rajan Bhagat said these dogs would help police in locating explosives and finding evidence …
  • Delhi Police acquiring 35 sniffer, explosive detection dogs from Army 25 Jul 2017 12:23 NEW DELHI: Delhi Police will add 35 sniffer and explosive detection dogs trained by the Indian Army within a month. Disclosing this to IANS, Deputy Commissioner of Police Rajan Bhagat said these dogs would help police in tracking and solving crimes and …
  • Ten cops face action for abandoning pickets in Delhi 01 Jul 2017 00:10 DCP (northwest) Milind Mahadeo Dumbere confirmed that the personnel have been sent to District Lines. (Representational image) Action was taken against 10 police personnel, including two sub-inspectors, for sitting near a tree despite directions from the …
  • Rendezvous with renowned poet Nusrat Zaidi 08 Jun 2017 01:22 Rawalpindi Syed Nusrat Zaidi, 94-year old renowned poet, shared with ‘The News’ his life, poetry, literary circles and preferences. He says, “I was born in Memon Sadaat, District Bijnor, UP, India, in 1923. My grandfather was Syed Mohammad Imam Saheb and …
  • Manesar land PMLA case: ED raids Jt Secretary in Delhi, others 25 May 2017 14:55 Several farmers and land owners are alleged to have been cheated in this case, in which former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda is one of the accused. Representation image The ED today raided 10 locations in Delhi and Haryana, including the …
  • Delhi Police’s last German Shepherd to retire next month 20 May 2017 03:46 Written by Alok Singh | New Delhi | Updated: May 20, 2017 8:05 am Ruby at the R K Puram police station, Friday. Source: Abhinav Saha The Delhi Police dog squad will no longer have any German Shepherds, with the last canine, nine-year-old Ruby, retiring …
  • Ruby Will Be Shifted To Friendicoes: Delhi Police’s last German Shepherd to retire next month 19 May 2017 22:33 Written by Alok Singh | New Delhi | Published:May 20, 2017 3:54 am Ruby at the R K Puram police station, Friday. Source: Abhinav Saha The Delhi Police dog squad will no longer have any German Shepherds, with the last canine, nine-year-old Ruby, retiring …
  • Delhi’s ISBT model to be replicated in CM Yogi Adityanath’s hometown 30 Apr 2017 11:08 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:April 30, 2017 3:36 pm Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. (PTI Photo) Delhi’s ISBT model may soon be replicated in UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s home town Gorakhpur. Sources in the Delhi transport department …
  • Delhi's ISBT model to be replicated in CM Yogi's hometown Gorakhpur 30 Apr 2017 10:28 Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath | EPS NEW DELHI: Delhi's ISBT model may soon be replicated in UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's home town Gorakhpur.      Sources in the Delhi transport department said the UP Transport Minister …
  • Delhi: Speeding car driven by Class XII student runs over four, one dead 20 Apr 2017 09:19 A man sleeping on a footpath near Kashmere Gate ISBT was killed and three others were injured when they were mowed down by a speeding car, driven by a Class 12 student of Delhi Public School (DPS), Mathura Road. According to police, the incident took place …
  • Delhi: One killed, three injured after class 12 student runs car over people on footpath 20 Apr 2017 06:45 Police said that the driver, who was driving without license, was apprehended from the spot, while his two friends managed to escape from the spot after the incident. (Source: ANI) Five days after he turned 18, a student of a leading private school in …
  • Soft drink to oil, state food monitors find 9 products of top firms ‘substandard’ 17 Apr 2017 00:16 Written by Deepak Patel | New Delhi | Published:April 17, 2017 4:50 am The RTI replies show that Herbalife’s energy drink, Murugappa group’s Parry packaged drinking water and Haldiram’s Aloo Bhujia are among the products reported to have failed the quality …
  • DCW sends notice to police over student suicide case 13 Apr 2017 19:36 New Delhi: The Delhi Commission for Women has sent a notice to city police in the suicide case of a 21- year-old girl here, for its alleged inaction in responding to her earlier complaints. The DCW in a statement today said it has taken suo motu cognisance …
  • DU student kills herself; boyfriend used ‘caste slurs’ 13 Apr 2017 00:51 Written by Abhishek Angad | New Delhi | Published:April 13, 2017 6:11 am The woman, a first-year student of commerce, had been in a troubled relationship for the last three months, and left a three-page suicide note blaming her boyfriend for her death, …
  • Amit Shah Rally: Those who have given best years to party should be considered, Says BJP 25 Mar 2017 21:36 Written by Anindya Thakuria | New Delhi | Published:March 26, 2017 2:23 am  BJP National President Amit Shah. PTI Photo  While the BJP karyakartas, assembled at Ramlila Maidan Saturday afternoon to attend party chief Amit Shah’s rally, were optimistic …
  • Pakistan Day today 23 Mar 2017 03:18 LAHORE - Pakistan Day will be observed in the city with traditional zeal and fervour with several rallies, seminars, and ceremonies are also being arranged today (Thursday).  Special prayers will be offered at mosques and churches across the city for the …
  • Will India finally be home to a carbon neutral town? 07 Mar 2017 11:56 The view from a hilltop in Wayanad, Kerala (Express archive photo) Will India, home to several polluted cities and towns, see the birth of its first carbon neutral town? To know that, it is important to understand what ‘carbon neutrality’ means. It is …
  • No one’s talking transport, power: Here, poll promises lack connect 08 Feb 2017 02:56 GHAZIABAD: The Ghaziabad assembly constituency, which is the nerve centre of the district, includes residential, commercial and industrial areas. A number of urban colonies like Patel Nagar, Lohia Nagar, Nehru Nagar and Model Town are grappling with a …
  • SP candidate detained for violating model code of conduct 08 Jan 2017 19:11 By: PTI | Ghaziabad | Published:January 8, 2017 11:59 pm Samajwadi Party candidate has been detained for violating model code of conduct by bringing out a procession with loud speakers and DJ system in the town without prior permission, officer said. An …
  • Vendor custodial death case: NHRC notice to Delhi Police chief 02 Jan 2017 17:50 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:January 2, 2017 9:33 pm National Human Rights Commission logo. (Representational image) National Human Rights Commission has issued a notice to Delhi Police Commissioner over reports of custodial death of a vendor, who was …

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  • Man accuses daughter’s in-laws of killing her for dowry 09 Sep 2019 22:07 New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) A 63-year-old man has filed a case against the in-laws of her daughter for allegedly killing her for dowry in Rohini’s Kanjhawala area, the police said on Monday. Lakhi Ram, a resident of Kaithal in Haryana, mentioned in the …
  • Delhi: 22-year-old man found dead in pond 20 Aug 2019 21:12 Police are also looking into whether another person was inside the car when the incident took place. The body of a 22-year-old man was recovered from a pond in Rohini’s Ranikheda Monday afternoon. “We were informed about the incident around 1 am on Monday. …
  • 9 members of Neeraj Bawana gang arrested in Delhi 09 Aug 2019 17:21 New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The Delhi Police claimed to have arrested nine members of the infamous Neeraj Bawana gang from Jaunti village in Delhi’s Khanjawala area. The police on Friday said the criminals used to carry out assigned tasks by their gang leader …
  • School teacher shot at in Delhi's Kanjhawala 29 Jul 2019 15:01
  • Armed men barge into Delhi house, shoot at woman and son 28 Jun 2019 20:44 Police outside the victims’ house. (Express Photo: Prem Nath Pandey) A local BJP worker and her son were shot at point-blank range by armed assailants, who barged into their home in Rohini’s Kanjhawala Friday, police said. Police suspect Raj Rani (60), the …
  • BJP Mahila Morcha worker, son shot at by relative in Delhi 28 Jun 2019 09:27 Image Source : PTI Representative Image Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Mahila Morcha worker and her son were shot at by their own relative in Delhi’s Kanjhawala area on Friday, reported ANI.  The victim has been identified as Rajrnai and Natrapal. The …
  • 30-Year-Old Arrested For Murdering Blind Music Teacher, Wife In Delhi 23 Jun 2019 20:14 Vishal wanted to marry the 27-year-old daughter of the couple, but they refused (Representational) New Delhi: The Delhi Police Sunday arrested a man in connection with the stabbing of a 51-year-old blind music teacher and his wife in Dwarka's Mohan …
  • Blind Man, Wife Stabbed To Death In Delhi 23 Jun 2019 10:36 A 51-year-old blind man and his wife were stabbed to death allegedly by some unidentified persons in Dwarka's Mohan Garden area on Saturday, police said. The deceased have been identified as Hari Ballabh and Shanti Singh (47), both native of Bihar, and …
  • Police constable commits suicide in Delhi's Kanjhawala 17 Jun 2019 01:56
  • Accused in Dwarka gang war arrested after shootout 25 May 2019 16:51 New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) An accused in the sensational gang war in national capital’s Dwarka area was arrested on Saturday after a brief shootout, said Sanjeev Kumar Yadav, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Special cell. The accused, identified as Ankit (20), …
  • Cop, gangster injured in encounter 24 May 2019 23:27 A Delhi Police sub-inspector and a gangster sustained injuries in an encounter in Kanjhawala on Friday evening, the police said. DCP (Special Cell) Sanjeev Kumar Yadav said that the accused has been identified as Ankit Dabas (20) who was involved in the …
  • Sub inspector injured in Delhi encounter 24 May 2019 19:23 Category: Crime and Accident, Delhi Posted by Shameen Published: May 24, 2019, 11:57 pm IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 12:06 am IST New Delhi: A Delhi Police Special Cell Sub-Inspector and a miscreant were injured on Friday evening in an encounter here in …
  • ‘Feel cheated by BJP, will wait for people to tell me what to do next’ 23 Apr 2019 21:51 Suspense over the BJP’s choice for the sole reserved Parliamentary constituency in the Capital that triggered a ruckus at its State headquarters late on Monday night, concluded in a photo finish a day later. Sitting North West Delhi MP Udit Raj, who …
  • DDA plans rural reach as land pooling fails to take off 21 Apr 2019 23:41 New Delhi: In February this year, the web-enabled, single-window portal for inviting registrations for participation in Delhi Development Authority’s ambitious land-pooling policy was launched. Since then, the portal has seen 650 registrations and 250 …
  • Neeraj Bawana gang member arrested in Delhi 06 Apr 2019 11:57 NEW DELHI: A 20-year-old member of the Neeraj Bawana gang was arrested from outer north Delhi's Bawana area, police said on Saturday. The accused has been identified as Parmod Kumar, a resident of Jhajjar district in Haryana. A murder case on October 7 …
  • Neeraj Bawana Gang Member Arrested In Murder Case 06 Apr 2019 11:49 One country-made pistol and two live cartridges were recovered from his possession. (Representational) New Delhi: A 20-year-old member of the Neeraj Bawana gang was arrested from Outer North Delhi's Bawana area, the police said today. The accused has …
  • Delhi: Cluster bus staffer ends life on railway tracks 30 Mar 2019 08:46 NEW DELHI: A cluster bus conductor allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a train near Kanjhawala railway station. In a note, Hari Darshan has alleged that he was being harassed by the depot manager of the Kanjhawala depot over low passenger …
  • ATM: Any Time Money For Criminals? 26 Mar 2019 13:07 NEW DELHI: Delhi Police is planning to conduct a citywide security audit of banks and ATM kiosks after a spate of incidents in which criminals uprooted the machines and stole around Rs 61 lakh in the past one week. On March 19, a gang uprooted an ATM of …
  • Delhi: Schoolkid dies in joyride crash 13 Mar 2019 01:24 NEW DELHI: A teenager was killed while two others are battling for their lives after a group of schoolchildren, out on a joyride in a WagonR car, drove off a bridge and hit a tree near Rohini on Monday. The youth at the steering wheel was in an inebriated …
  • 1 dies, 2 critical as joyride turns tragic for schoolkids 12 Mar 2019 23:58 New Delhi: A teenager was killed while two others are battling for their lives after a group of schoolchildren, out on a joyride in a WagonR car, drove off a bridge and hit a tree near Rohini on Monday. The youth at the steering wheel was in an inebriated …
  • 1 killed, 15 injured after vehicles pile-up in Muzaffarpur due to dense fog 04 Jan 2019 06:01 [India], Jan 4 (ANI): One person was killed and 15 others were injured in a pile-up of several vehicles due to dense fog on the National Highway 28 in Muzaffarpur on Friday morning. The injured people have been rushed to the hospital for the medical …
  • Armed snatchers target petrol pump owner, flee with Rs 29 lakh cash 24 Dec 2018 21:27 NEW DELHI: A petrol pump owner was robbed of his cash bag containing approximately Rs 29 lakh outside a bank near Rohini on Monday afternoon. He had just stepped out of his Mercedes car to deposit the cash in a bank when at least four men armed with …
  • Armed snatchers target petrol pump owner, flee with Rs 29L cash 24 Dec 2018 19:44 New Delhi: A petrol pump owner was robbed of his cash bag containing approximately Rs 29 lakh outside a bank near Rohini on Monday afternoon. He had just stepped out of his Mercedes car to deposit the cash in a bank when at least four men armed with …
  • Delhi: SHO aware of man’s detention, finds probe 07 Dec 2018 21:24 Special CP (law and order of southern range) R P Upadhyay told The Indian Express that they suspended the SHO for alleged lapses. (Representational photo) Days after three policemen were arrested on charges of extortion and kidnapping, an enquiry conducted …
  • Extortion case: Probe looks at role of SHO 05 Dec 2018 22:16 On Tuesday, four persons, including three policemen posted with Ranhola police station, were arrested and an FIR of kidnapping and extortion was registered against them. (Representational) A day after three policemen were arrested for allegedly kidnapping …
  • Delhi: 3 cops held for ‘kidnapping wanted man, seeking ransom’ 04 Dec 2018 21:31 Special CP (law and order of southern range) R P Upadhyay said an FIR of kidnapping and extortion has been registered against the three policemen. (Representational) Three policemen posted with Ranhola police station in outer district have been arrested …
  • All Unauthorised Colonies To Get Drainage Systems, Roads: Arvind Kejriwal 15 Nov 2018 19:01 Arvind Kejriwal was on a visit to North East Delhi's Kanjhawala village. (File photo) New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said the AAP government will construct roads, sewer, stormwater drains, and water pipelines simultaneously …
  • Delhi: Posing as cops two men sexually assault woman, niece in Kanjhawala 30 Oct 2018 05:42 The woman alleged that she was raped by one of the men, while the other molested her minor niece. New Delhi: Posing as policemen, two men allegedly raped a woman and molested her minor niece at outer Delhi's Kanjhawala area, officials said on Monday. …
  • Hardlook — Public transport: Bus stopped 07 Oct 2018 20:10 Data shared by DTC with the transport department is telling: Out of its current 464 routes, buses don’t run on five; around 75 routes. (Express photo by Abhinav Saha) Around 2 pm on a Saturday, traffic in west Delhi’s Dwarka Mor junction is bursting at the …
  • Delhi cops on PCR duty chase down car thieves 01 Oct 2018 10:20 NEW DELHI: A PCR van chased down a Fortuner SUV that two men had stolen from the driver of a school owner in Pitampura. The incident happened in Prashant Vihar on Saturday and the accused was arrested. Police said that the accused, Mahesh (25), is a …
  • Delhi: 28-year-old man shot dead by unidentified men 28 Sep 2018 06:11 — By PTI | Sep 28, 2018 10:28 am New Delhi: A 28-year-old man was allegedly shot dead by some unidentified men at outer Delhi’s Kanjhawala area, police said Thursday. The deceased was identified as Rabeen, a resident of Dabas village in Kanjhawala area, …
  • DoE clerk poses as senior official, dupes woman of lakhs 16 Sep 2018 21:36 Written by Anand Mohan J | New Delhi | Updated: September 16, 2018 1:21:34 am With Nutan in police custody, Chitra heaved a sigh of relief. (File) Despite being a postgraduate and qualifying the NET exam, Chitra (34) did not get any job offers. She finally …
  • Delhi: 4 thrash man to death for pestering sister 13 Jun 2018 19:55 NEW DELHI: A 32-year-old man was thrashed to death by four brothers when their sister complained of being harassed by him on a regular basis. Three of them were arrested. The incident occurred in outer Delhi’s Kanjhawala on Tuesday. Police said the …
  • Why Delhi cops want these 10 men so badly 10 Jun 2018 19:18 New Delhi: Special Cell seems to have its task cut out with new names being added to the list of top 10 most wanted gangsters. In January, TOI had reported about the first list prepared this year. In the last six months, two of the gangsters have been …
  • Delhi shootout: Bharti had trained with Maoists 10 Jun 2018 09:58 NEW DELHI: A tattoo on the right hand and a pistol in the left — that’s how gangster Rajesh Bharti’s profile was known among policemen in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan. Bharti was also known for his menacing line when he made his extortion …
  • Kranti gang left behind a terror calling card 09 Jun 2018 19:19 New Delhi: A tattoo on the right hand and a pistol in the left — that’s how gangster Rajesh Bharti’s profile was known among policemen in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan. Bharti was also known for his menacing line when he made his extortion …
  • Roads and pavements in Delhi cleared of vendors 03 May 2018 02:21 NEW DELHI: Vendors, squatters and illegally parked vehicles faced the music on Wednesday as the anti-encroachment drive entered its fourth on Wednesday. With the focus on temporary encroachments, south corporation alone seized 72 vehicles, cleared around …
  • From south to east, roads and pavements cleared of vendors 02 May 2018 20:01 New Delhi: Vendors, squatters and illegally parked vehicles faced the music on Wednesday as the anti-encroachment drive entered its fourth on Wednesday. With the focus on temporary encroachments, south corporation alone seized 72 vehicles, cleared around …
  • Delhi: Three held for opening fire at eatery owner 14 Apr 2018 01:13 NEW DELHI: Three associates of gangster Naveen Bhanja, who had shot at the owner of an eatery in Lajpat Nagar for refusing to pay extortion money, were arrested on Friday. The owner, Gagan Babu, had earlier informed the police about the threat call he …
  • Gangsters open fire at eatery owner 13 Apr 2018 18:49 New Delhi: Three associates of gangster Naveen Bhanja, who had shot at the owner of an eatery in Lajpat Nagar for refusing to pay extortion money, were arrested on Friday. The owner, Gagan Babu, had earlier informed the police about the threat call he …
  • Police arrests two accused in double murder case 07 Feb 2018 13:21 New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Police has arrested two persons accused in a double murder case after a brief shootout here on Wednesday. Mandeep, 26, and Praveen, 23, who belong to Haryana’s Sonipat area were intercepted by the police team at Ghevra Kanjhawla …
  • Haryana: Gurugram Special Task Force apprehends four members of notorious Manjeet Mahal gang 14 Jan 2018 21:26 Image for representational purpose only GURUGRAM: The Special Task Force (STF) Gurugram today apprehended four shooters of the Manjeet Mahal gang in Haryana's Jhajjar and seized arms and ammunition from them. The STF, constituted recently by the state …
  • Property dealer shot dead, another injured in Delhi 29 Dec 2017 16:32 New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) A 33-year-old property dealer was gunned down and another severely injured by their two friends following a money-related brawl in the national capital, police said on Friday. The police said the incident was reported on Thursday …
  • Boy tries to burn himself to gain girl's... 30 Nov 2017 04:11 Delhi Police on Wednesday said the boy, who claimed last week that three youth misbehaved with his friend and poured petrol and tried to set him ablaze when he came to her rescue, had indeed tried to burn himself to gain girl's sympathy.  Police said …
  • Boy tried to burn himself to gain girl’s sympathy, say police 29 Nov 2017 21:31 New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Delhi Police on Wednesday said the boy, who claimed last week that three youth misbehaved with his friend and poured petrol and tried to set him ablaze when he came to her rescue, had indeed tried to burn himself to gain girl’s …
  • Brakes put on gang conning money in Delhi hit-and-runs 18 Nov 2017 19:41 Gang members are ruthlessly targeting the victims of car crashes in Delhi, and fooling police officers into giving them information, so they can fraudulently claim compensation from insurance companies. The Mail Today has learned that the fraudsters obtain …
  • Guard fights off two armed robbers, stops ATM heist in Outer Delhi’s Kanjhawala area 16 Nov 2017 03:05 According to police, the two men tried to barge into the SBI ATM near Majra Dabas village when cash was being filled into it, around 2 pm. (Representational picture) A security guard fought off two armed men, who tried to rob a cash van in Outer Delhi’s …
  • Guard fights off two armed robbers, stops ATM heist 15 Nov 2017 21:22 According to police, the two men tried to barge into the SBI ATM near Majra Dabas village when cash was being filled into it, around 2 pm. (Representational picture) A security guard fought off two armed men, who tried to rob a cash van in Outer Delhi’s …
  • SIT probes insurance claims against hit-and-runs that never took place 15 Nov 2017 21:22 Written by Anand Mohan J | New Delhi | Published:November 16, 2017 2:50 am fake hit and run case, fake life insurance claims, special investigation team delhi, indian express, india news A Special Investigation Team (SIT) of the Crime Branch has started …
  • Insurers duped of crores with 7 fake claims 15 Nov 2017 20:27 New Delhi: Following a high court order, the crime branch of Delhi Police has found that an organised gang of advocates, cops and middlemen has duped insurance companies of crores in at least seven accident cases by raising fake claims. The court had …
  • Shot in thigh, cash van guard still foils ATM robbery bid 15 Nov 2017 19:18 New Delhi: It was a daring robbery attempt at an ATM while bank employees were filling cash in the machine in outer Delhi's Kanjhawala, but the armed robbers had to return empty handed as their bid was thwarted by a 35-year-old guard even though he was …
  • Crime Branch deflates local police probe in Rohini double murder 13 Nov 2017 23:31 Rohini double murder: Investigation officer suspended (Thinkstock) From not conducting a DNA examination to misidentifying ligature marks — the Delhi Police Crime Branch has found serious lapses on part of the local police, which had investigated the …
  • Need to come on roads again to protest, wake up sleeping system: DCW chief 07 Nov 2017 07:35 Chief of Delhi Commission for Women fed up of child rapes in the capital, demands death penalty for rapist within 6 months. New Delhi: Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Chief Swati Maliwal on Monday said that she was "completely heartbroken" and …
  • 'Fed-up' DCW chief demands 'death penalty' for child rapists 07 Nov 2017 02:51 [India], November 7 (ANI): Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Chief Swati Maliwal on Monday said that she was "completely heartbroken" and "fed up" with the increasing number of child rapes in the capital. "I am fed up of child rapes …
  • Taint of killing wife gone but life has fallen apart 06 Nov 2017 19:22 New Delhi: It has been over five months since Raj Kumar, 42, walked out of Tihar Jail. He had been locked up there for barely two-and-a-half months but for him it's a lifetime of ignominy and humiliation tinged with tragedy. In a case of life imitating …
  • ‘Govt responsible for bad condition of roads’ 29 Oct 2017 03:11 The Leader of Opposition, Vijender Gupta, on Saturday alleged that the Arvind Kejriwal-led government was fully responsible for the “bad condition” of the Capital's roads and needed to take immediate steps to improve their condition. Condoling the …
  • Haryana folk singer’s murder: Harshita Dahiya was killed by brother-in-law’s associates, say police 21 Oct 2017 05:45 Written by SUKHBIR SIWACH | Chandigarh | Updated: October 21, 2017 10:46 am Haryana folk singer’s murder: Dinesh Karala in police custody on Friday. In her statement to the police, Harshita’s sister Lata had alleged that she got married to Dinesh of Delhi’ …
  • Haryana folk singer Harshita Dahiya was killed by brother-in-law’s associates: Police 21 Oct 2017 04:24 Written by SUKHBIR SIWACH | Chandigarh | Updated: October 21, 2017 9:46 am Dinesh Karala in police custody on Friday. Express Haryana police on Friday said that Haryanvi folk singer and dancer Harshita Dahiya was murdered on Tuesday evening by four …
  • Haryana folk singer Harshita Dahiya was killed by brother-in-law’s associates: Cops 21 Oct 2017 03:04 Written by SUKHBIR SIWACH | Chandigarh | Updated: October 21, 2017 7:20 am Dinesh Karala in police custody on Friday. Express Haryana police on Friday said that Haryanvi folk singer and dancer Harshita Dahiya was murdered on Tuesday evening by four …
  • Haryana folk singer was killed by brother-in-law’s associates: Cops 21 Oct 2017 00:17 Written by SUKHBIR SIWACH | Chandigarh | Published:October 21, 2017 5:19 am Dinesh Karala in police custody on Friday. Express Haryana police on Friday said that Haryanvi folk singer and dancer Harshita Dahiya was murdered on Tuesday evening by four …
  • Wanted gangster arrested in Delhi 21 Aug 2017 11:19 New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) A gangster wanted for the murder of a criminal in a city court earlier this year has been arrested here, police said on Monday. Deputy Commissioner of Police Madhur Verma said Ajay, 30, was arrested on Saturday morning from …
  • Woman falls off scooter that hit pothole, run over by tanker 06 Aug 2017 01:25 A 30-year-old Delhi government school teacher died after she fell from her husband’s scooter, which had hit a pothole, and then got run over by an incoming tanker, in outer Delhi’s Kanjhawala area. (Source: Google Maps) A 30-year-old Delhi government …
  • Woman falls off scooter, crushed by tanker 05 Aug 2017 19:37 New Delhi: A 40-year-old woman was crushed under a tanker and her husband was injured when their scooter slipped on a pothole and fell on a road in outer Delhi's Kanjhawala village on Friday night. Locals told police that the husband was riding the …
  • Used justdial service: Man booked tow truck to steal cars from police station 01 Aug 2017 01:45 That’s when he decided to steal cars from police stations. For his plan, he roped in a car scrap dealer, against whom there are several cases in Delhi and Haryana. (Representational) Months after three cars — a Tata Xenon, a Toyota Innova and a Tata Safari …
  • ‘Vigilante gang’ member held, more crimes were in pipeline 22 Jul 2017 02:24 Written by Alok Singh | New Delhi | Published:July 22, 2017 6:27 am (Representational Image) After killing two people at two places on Monday, members of the self-professed ‘vigilante gang’ also planned to gun down another target on Thursday, police said. …
  • The badlands of Delhi 20 Jul 2017 20:12 In Shahbad Dairy, children don’t step out of their homes after dark. Six kilometres from where the long yellow line of the Delhi Metro terminates at Samaypur Badli, Shahbad Dairy, or simply “Dairy” to the locals, rises in a profusion of tightly crammed, …
  • Delhi 'vigilantes' part of new gang in Najafgarh? 19 Jul 2017 20:47 NEW DELHI: Suspicions raised by the police over the "vigilante gang" that struck twice in two days to be working at the behest of criminal gangs seem to be turning into reality. Cops said that family feuds over possession of land could have led …
  • Delhi 'vigilantes' may have killed twice in 2 days 19 Jul 2017 00:32 NEW DELHI: Less than 24 hours after a 32-year-old man was shot dead in Dwarka on Monday by a gang claiming to be vigilantes, police suspect the killers may have struck again on Tuesday afternoon. Two brothers, Pradeep (21) and Pawan (19), were on a …
  • Guard shot at, Rs 12 lakh looted from cash van 23 Jun 2017 19:27 NEW DELHI: Armed robbers looted Rs 12 lakh from a cash van after shooting at a security guard in northwest Delhi on Friday evening. The incident took place exactly a month after robbers cleaned out Rs 19 lakh from a vehicle carrying cash in Rohini. Police …
  • Woman raped, man killed by gang: Unable to trace phones in drain, cops approach defence ministry 23 Jun 2017 02:27 Representational Image. Two months after a woman and her boyfriend were allegedly murdered by three men affiliated to the Rajesh Bawania gang in Kanjhawala, police are yet to recover their mobile phones which the accused had dumped in a drain in the area. …
  • 4 minors held for killing 21 Jun 2017 13:22 This incident took place in outer Delhi, Kanjhawala where 4 minors between the age of 16 and 17 was apprehended for killing a 16 year old, Jatin on Friday. According to Virender Singh Meena, additional DCP (outer), the main killer was not happy that Jatin …
  • Four minors slit 16-year-old’s throat for dating friend’s cousin 19 Jun 2017 18:21 Four minors have brutally murdered 16-year-old Jatin for refusing to call off his relationship with his friend’s cousin despite repeated threats in outer Delhi’s Kanjhawala on Friday police have said after arresting the juveniles. Jatin was found with his …
  • Delhi man kills wife after promising her a ‘surprise’ 18 Jun 2017 09:33 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:June 18, 2017 2:30 pm The husband took her to Bonta park where he asked her to close her eyes and strangled her with a clutch wire, the police said. (Source: Google Maps) A 22-year-old woman was strangled to death allegedly …
  • Body Of Teen, Tied To Chair With Throat Slit, Found In Delhi 17 Jun 2017 21:20 New Delhi:  The body of a teenager, tied to a chair with his throat slit, was found in outer Delhi's Kanjhawala, the police said on Saturday. The 17-year-old boy was a Class XI student and lived with his family at Kanjhawala. According to a senior …
  • Juveniles tie teen to chair, slit throat 17 Jun 2017 20:22 Police said they have identified the two accused, both juveniles, and added that they will be apprehended soon. (Representational image) The body of a 17-year-old boy was found tied to a chair, with his throat slit, in outer Delhi’s Kanjhawala in the early …
  • 2 juveniles apprehended for shooting at man 17 Jun 2017 20:22 Two juveniles have been apprehended for allegedly firing at a man near Mundka Metro station. “On Saturday, while patrolling in the PCR van around the station, an ASI and a constable heard gunshots,” said Monika Bhardwaj, DCP (PCR). They started driving …
  • Man kills wife, reveals plot over drinks 17 Jun 2017 19:54 NEW DELHI: Around a dozen policemen scanned a forested area near Delhi University's North Campus on Friday night to trace a woman's body. In their search operation, which continued till Saturday afternoon, it was the killer who was guiding the cops …
  • AAP writes to PM Modi over Cabinet move to revoke sugar subsidy 15 Jun 2017 02:33 The AAP government has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking for a reversal of the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs’ (CCEA’s) decision to scrap subsidy on sugar in ration shops. In addition, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has requested Lt …
  • Delhi govt demands ownership rights of gram sabha land to provide homes for the poor 14 Jun 2017 14:14 New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has written to Lt. Governor Anil Baijal demanding ownership rights to those who were allotted small plots of gram sabha land under Centre’s 20-point programme around four decades back. Kejriwal said thousands …
  • A day in the life of Head Constable 28 May 2017 01:28 Harindra besides the sacks that carry details of FIRs, with the FIR numbers written on them for easy identification; (right) the oldest weapons in this malkhana include a pistol of 1965 vintage, and a rod used for murder in 1970s. Abhinav Saha IT’S 39 …
  • A day in the life of Head Constable: Harindra Rajbhar, 41, Malkhana In-Charge, Mehrauli Police Station, Delhi 27 May 2017 19:25 Harindra besides the sacks that carry details of FIRs, with the FIR numbers written on them for easy identification; (right) the oldest weapons in this malkhana include a pistol of 1965 vintage, and a rod used for murder in 1970s. Abhinav Saha IT’S 39 …
  • Kanjhawala cops under scanner: Three cars go missing from police station premises 18 May 2017 20:27 The Kanjhawala SHO was recently sent to district lines Several policemen attached with the Kanjhawala police station are under the scanner after three cars — a Tata Xenon, a Toyota Innova and a Tata Safari — were stolen from inside the police station …
  • ‘Railway policeman ignored murder accused’s confession’ 09 May 2017 00:35 An accused in the rape and murder of a 38-year-old woman in outer Delhi’s Kanjhawala had confessed to his crime to a Railway Police personnel, but the latter did not believe him, police investigation has revealed. According to police, Devender Kumar alias …
  • Hitmen gun down 'gangster', friend & PSO in W Delhi 02 May 2017 02:09 NEW DELHI: Gang war killings returned to the capital on Sunday night when hitmen on bikes fired 40 rounds with automatic weapons at a marketplace in Miawali Nagar, west Delhi, gunning down an alleged gangster, his friend and a policeman deputed to guard …
  • Woman’s husband wrongly held for her murder: Delhi police commissioner 29 Apr 2017 22:35 Delhi police commissioner Amulya Patnaik (File Photo) A day after it came to light that the wrong men had been arrested for the murder of a woman and her paramour, Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik Saturday suspended an inspector-rank officer and …
  • Delhi police now nab the 'real' killers, to free innocents held earlier 29 Apr 2017 00:51 NEW DELHI: Claiming to have cracked a two-month-old double murder case, police have arrested three criminals of a local gang for gangraping a woman in the fields of Kanjhawala in outer Delhi before killing the victim and her alleged lover. The latest twist …
  • Delhi: Police arrests three for gang-rape 28 Apr 2017 16:27 [India], Apr 28 (ANI): The Crime Branch of Delhi Police on Friday arrested three persons for allegedly raping and murdering a woman and her friend in Kanjhawala village. The bodies of the two women were found within 24 hours of the crime. Two different …
  • Delhi MCD election results 2017 highlights: Amit Shah credits PM Modi for BJP’s success; Ajay Maken resigns as Congress chief 26 Apr 2017 13:14 MCD election results 2017: (From left) Arvind Kejriwal of the Aam Aadmi Party, Ajay Maken of the Congress and Manoj Tiwari of the BJP. The BJP retained all the three MCD corporations after registering landslide wins. The party made huge gains in North, …
  • Delhi MCD election results 2017 live updates: Amit Shah credits PM Modi for BJP’s success; Ajay Maken resigns as Congress chief 26 Apr 2017 08:33 MCD results: (From left) Arvind Kejriwal of the Aam Aadmi Party, Ajay Maken of the Congress and Manoj Tiwari of the BJP The BJP retained all the three MCD corporations after registering landslide wins. The party made huge gains in North, South and East …
  • MCD Election Results 2017: Unstoppable BJP Clinches Third Term In Civic Bodies 26 Apr 2017 07:39 The party's decision to promote young blood seems to have worked for the BJP. New Delhi:  Delhi has made its choice. The BJP will rule the Municipal Corporation of Delhi for the third consecutive time. The results announced today following high-decibel …
  • Delhi MCD election results 2017 live updates: Amit Shah credits PM Modi for BJP’s success; Ajay Maken offers to step down 26 Apr 2017 07:12 MCD results: (From left) Arvind Kejriwal of the Aam Aadmi Party, Ajay Maken of the Congress and Manoj Tiwari of the BJP The BJP retained all the three MCD corporations after registering landslide wins. The party made huge gains in North, South and East …
  • Delhi MCD election results 2017 live updates: BJP retains all corporations, AAP dubs it EVM wave 26 Apr 2017 05:51 MCD results: (From left) Arvind Kejriwal of the Aam Aadmi Party, Ajay Maken of the Congress and Manoj Tiwari of the BJP The Bharatiya Janata Party is all set to retain power in all three municipal corporations in Delhi, trends indicate. The Congress and …
  • Delhi MCD election results 2017 live updates: BJP sweeps all 3 corporations, set to rule for 5 more years 26 Apr 2017 04:29 MCD results: (From left) Arvind Kejriwal of the Aam Aadmi Party, Ajay Maken of the Congress and Manoj Tiwari of the BJP The Bharatiya Janata Party is all set to retain power in all three municipal corporations in Delhi, trends indicate. The Congress and …
  • Delhi MCD election results 2017 live updates: BJP races ahead in early trends, AAP in third spot 26 Apr 2017 03:08 (From left) Arvind Kejriwal of the Aam Aadmi Party, Ajay Maken of the Congress and Manoj Tiwari of the BJP The counting of votes in the elections to the Municipal Corporation of Delhi, the verdict of which is likely to have consequences beyond the national …
  • MCD, NDMC, SDMC, EDMC Delhi Municipal election results 2017, full list of winners from all wards 26 Apr 2017 01:00 The high-octane civic polls were held on April 23, which recorded a voter turnout of 53.58 per cent, slightly higher than the 2012 elections. PTI Photo by Nand Kumar Delhi is all set to witness the counting of votes today with the verdict likely to have …
  • MCD elections: At Dalit locality, a better life is just across the road 24 Apr 2017 02:03 Written by Sowmiya Ashok | New Delhi | Published:April 24, 2017 6:38 am Broken sewage lines dot the park at Ladpur village. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey) The candidates came to campaign with dhols, said a 28-year-old mother sitting outside a …
  • Unidentified people booked for oil pilferage 22 Mar 2017 00:56 The Delhi police have booked unidentified people for pilfering oil from Indian Oil Corporation Limited’s (IOCL) Bijwasan-Panipat main line near Kanjhawala village in Outer Delhi district. “We have registered an FIR under Sections 379 (theft), 285 ( …
  • Man stabbed to death over ₹50 09 Jan 2017 20:02 A quarrel over a paltry sum of ₹50 resulted in a murder, when two men stabbed their friend to death in north-west Delhi’s Kanjhawala on New Year Eve, the police said on Sunday. One accused on the run The Delhi Police Crime Branch have arrested two men for …
  • Land freed for developing industrial hub in northwest Delhi 05 Jan 2017 20:30 NEW DELHI: A big chunk of land in northwest Delhi's Kanjhawala has been freed by the high court for the Delhi government to develop it as an industrial hub. A bench of Justices B D Ahmed and Ashutosh Kumar, in a recent order, dismissed a batch of 100 …
  • Land freed for developing industrial hub in NW Delhi 05 Jan 2017 18:59 New Delhi: A big chunk of land in northwest Delhi's Kanjhawala has been freed by the high court for the Delhi government to develop it as an industrial hub. A bench of Justices B D Ahmed and Ashutosh Kumar, in a recent order, dismissed a batch of 100 …

    • Chinese Manja disrupts Delhi Metro train service 15 Sep 2019 18:23 The Chinese Manja that has claimed two lives in the national capital in the past two months, on Sunday affected the Metro train services in the Red Line section. The Metro train going towards Rithala was stalled, between the New Bus Stand station in …
    • Chinese Kite String Hits Overhead Power Line Of Delhi Metro; Services Hit 15 Sep 2019 15:36 The Red Line connects Rithala in Delhi to Shahid Sthal (New Bus Adda) in Ghaziabad. New Delhi: Services were briefly delayed on a section of the Delhi Metro's Red Line on Sunday after an overhead power line was hit by Chinese manjha at the Seelampur …
    • 21 properties attached for power theft in Delhi 13 Sep 2019 04:33 By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  In a first-of-its-kind punishment for power theft, a special court of electricity has attached properties of 21 owners found guilty. Usually, power theft attracts penalty as well as a jail term. The electricity court in …
    • Properties of 21 ‘power thieves’ attached in Delhi 12 Sep 2019 14:09 New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) The properties of 21 power thieves in the capital have been attached and sealed on the orders of the Special Electricity Court, Delhi electrcity distribution company (discom) BSES said on Thursday. All these properties were sealed …
    • Man shot dead in east Delhi’s Seelampur 09 Sep 2019 19:11 New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) A 26-year-old man died in a hospital after being shot in northeast Delhi’s Seelampur area on Sunday, the police said on Monday. According to the police, the deceased has been identified as Salman, a resident of Seelampur, who was …
    • Delhi CM for probe into house collapse; 2 dead, 3 hurt 03 Sep 2019 17:49 New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) While the police on Tuesday arrested two persons, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal promised probe into the collapse of a building in Seelampur on Monday in which a man and his daughter were killed and three others injured. Two …
    • Delhi: 2 killed, 3 injured in Seelampur building collapse 03 Sep 2019 11:00
    • Delhi: 2 dead, many injured after 4-storey building collapses in Seelampur 03 Sep 2019 07:10 Delhi: Two dead, several injured after 4-storey building collapses in Seelampur At least two people, including a 22-year-old girl, died and several others were left injured after a four-storey under-construction building collapsed in Northeast Delhi's …
    • 2 dead, 3 injured in Delhi building collapse 03 Sep 2019 05:34 New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Two persons have been killed while three others were injured after a residential building collapsed here, the police said on Tuesday. According to a senior fire official, they got a distress call around 10.30 p.m. on Monday. …
    • 2 dead, 3 injured as under-construction building collapses in Delhi 03 Sep 2019 03:37 New Delhi: Two people lost their lives while three others were injured in the building collapse in Seelampur area of North-East Delhi, National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Inspector Balwan said on Tuesday. "Two dead bodies were recovered from the …
    • Delhi: Two dead, several injured after building collapses in Seelampur 03 Sep 2019 01:29
    • Delhi: Man dies, several injured after building collapses in Seelampur 02 Sep 2019 20:56
    • House collapses in East Delhi; rescue operation underway 02 Sep 2019 19:23 New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) A house collapsed in Seelampur area of East Delhi on Monday night, the police said. According to the police, people are expected to be under the debris and rescue operation is underway. A senior fire official said that they got a …
    • Delhi Assembly grants ₹290 cr. for free rides to women in buses, metro 27 Aug 2019 04:41 The Delhi Assembly on Monday passed Supplementary Demands for Grants of ₹290 crore for a government scheme to provide free rides to women in city buses and metro trains. The Assembly also passed ₹142 crore for marshals in buses and ₹47 crore for RRTS …
    • Massive fire break out in Delhi's Gandhi Nagar cloth godown 13 Aug 2019 09:31 Representative ImageReuters A massive fire broke out in a cloth godown located in New Delhi's Gandhi Nagar on Tuesday, August 13. No casualties have been reported yet. Fire officials said that they received a call around 7:43 am. The fire was reported …
    • Delhi Wakf Board to open 16 English medium schools 03 Aug 2019 10:17 NEW DELHI: In a bid to provide quality education and prepare for the competitive world, Delhi Waqf Board decided to create English medium schools for the underprivileged children in the capital. According to a reported published in The New Indian Express, …
    • Woman Killed In Delhi Factory Fire Wanted To Skip Work, Feared Wage Loss 13 Jul 2019 18:49 The fire started from the first floor of the building around 9 am and engulfed the whole structure. New Delhi: Sangeeta Devi, who was killed in a fire at a factory in east Delhi, wanted to skip work on Saturday as she was unwell, but fearing she would lose …
    • Delhi: Auto driver shot dead near home 08 Jul 2019 21:11 Noor was shot dead near his house on Sunday A 27-year-old autorickshaw driver was shot dead near his house in North East Delhi’s Seelampur Sunday night, allegedly by five men, police said. “We received a call around 9.30 pm about a murder near Hanuman …
    • Auto driver shot multiple times in East Delhi 08 Jul 2019 20:02 New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) A 26-year-old autorickshaw driver died after being shot multiple times in East Delhi, the police said on Monday. One person has been detained in connection with the incident which took place on Sunday night. Prima facie the police …
    • Man allegedly shot by unknown miscreant in Delhi 08 Jul 2019 12:38 Category: Crime and Accident, Delhi Posted by Shameen Published: Jul 08, 2019, 4:05 pm IST Updated: Jul 08, 2019, 4:05 pm IST Seelampur: A man was allegedly shot by an unknown miscreant at his residence located in Seelampur here. The deceased person has …
    • Homeless Man Killed After Speeding Car Gets On Pavement In Delhi 27 Jun 2019 19:12 The man was taken to the hospital where he was declared brought dead (Representational) New Delhi: A homeless man was killed and another injured after a speeding car veered off the road, mounted a pavement and hit them before overturning in north Delhi…
    • 1 killed as speeding car runs over men sleeping on footpath in Delhi 27 Jun 2019 18:24 New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) One person was crushed to death while another was injured after a speeding car ran them over in Delhi’s Kashmere Gate area, police said on Thursday. According to the police, the deceased are yet to be identified while the arrested …
    • BJP plans outreach in Muslim-majority areas in Delhi 27 Jun 2019 05:43 Express News Service NEW DELHI: In an attempt to carry forward Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s message of ‘Sab ka Saath, sab ka Vikas’ (development for all), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is to launch an outreach programme in Muslims-majority areas in …
    • Manoj Tiwari eyes Delhi’s minority areas for ‘slum stay’ plan 26 Jun 2019 21:52 Manoj Tiwari started the programme from Sultanpuri Wednesday Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari said he will focus on 12 reserved and five minority dominated Assembly constituencies as part of his ‘Slum Stay’ programme, during which he will spend his nights in …
    • Lured with frooti, 7-year-old raped and strangled to death by 'Mama' in Delhi 26 Jun 2019 14:23 Image Source : FILE Representational Image A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped and then strangulated to death by her neighbour in outer Delhi's Narela, police said on Monday.  The incident took place on June 14. After offering 'frooti', …
    • AAP MLA Haji Ishraq Khan meets Delhi BJP chief, dismisses ‘rumour’ of joining saffron party 20 Jun 2019 19:11 Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari. (Express photo by Amit Mehra) Setting off the rumour mill, AAP MLA Haji Ishraq Khan met Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Thursday, even as the Arvind Kejriwal-led party has moved a petition before the speaker of the Legislative …
    • Delhi: Two men arrested after brief gun battle 12 Jun 2019 03:04 Image Source : PTI Delhi: Two men arrested after brief gun battle Two men, said to be members of the notorious Nasir gang, were arrested on Friday after a brief gunfight with sleuths of the Delhi Police's Special Cell in the city's Mukhmailpur area …
    • Two arrested after gunfight in Delhi 07 Jun 2019 06:53 New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The Delhi Police arrested two persons following a gunfight here on Friday, authorities said. The encounter took place in New Seelampur area, when the two arrested, identified as brothers Salman alias Munna and Nazim, opened fire at …
    • Delhi: 18-yr-old held with live bullets at Seelampur Metro station 05 Jun 2019 20:46 Representative Image A young man was apprehended at a metro station here for allegedly carrying two live bullets in his bag, a senior CISF officer said Wednesday.  Shahid Ali (18) of Farukhabad district in Uttar Pradesh was intercepted by the Central …
    • Delhi Congress hosts Iftar, Sheila Dikshit says party cares for all 01 Jun 2019 05:50 Image Source : PTI Delhi unit Congress President Shiela Dixit hosted iftar party  The Congress is a party that takes care of all sections of society, its Delhi unit president Sheila Dikshit said at an Iftar hosted by the party on Friday. Scores of men and …
    • Delhi Police arrest wanted man for multiple murders 28 May 2019 21:36 The accused, Rihan (34) Police have arrested 34-year-old wanted man Rihan alias Gullu, his mother and his nephew from North East Delhi’s New Seelampur on charges of murder. On April 2, Rihan’s elder brother Hakmuddin, a DTC bus driver, was gunned down when …
    • Gangster wanted in 30 cases in Delhi and UP held in Manipur 28 May 2019 07:55 NET Bureau An interstate gangster wanted in over 30 criminal cases in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh has been arrested in Imphal, Manipur. The accused, identified as Rizqan alias Phool Miyan, had escaped from Seelampur in Delhi to Manipur to escape the police net …
    • Inter-state gangster arrested in Delhi 27 May 2019 18:20 New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Delhi Police have arrested an inter-state gangster who was involved in dozens of cases related to murder, attempt to murder and robbery in Uttar Pradesh and Delhi, a police officer said on Monday, adding that the accused also ran …
    • AAP eyes 2015 Delhi Assembly election repeat but faces taller mountains 27 May 2019 07:18 Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at AAP headquarters. (Express photo: Praveen Khanna/File) The year was 2014. Having won all seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi with a 45% vote share, the BJP looked poised to repeat its performance in next year’s Assembly …
    • Lok Sabha results alter poll math in Delhi 26 May 2019 01:16 New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The massive victory of Bharatiya Janata Party in Delhi may change the politics in the national capital as the ruling Aam Aadmi Party, which had come to power with a thumping majority in 2015 state elections, failed to take lead in …
    • Minority report: Why Delhi parties are keeping fingers crossed 15 May 2019 02:34 New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) A high polling percentage in Delhi’s Muslim-dominated areas on May 12 has turned out to be a worrying cause for the three major political parties — Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) — which …
    • 61 per cent voter turnout; lowest in New Delhi seat 14 May 2019 00:36 High profile New Delhi seat where Congress candidate and former Union minister Ajay Maken is taking on BJP sitting MP Meenakshi Lekhi. New Delhi: Amid reports of EVM glitches, the national capital recorded about 61 per cent polling on Sunday. But the Lok …
    • New Delhi: Heavy voter turnout in Muslim areas despite ‘roza’ 13 May 2019 10:46 Category: Delhi, News Posted by Rasia Hashmi Published: May 13, 2019, 11:28 am IST Updated: May 13, 2019, 11:28 am IST New Delhi: Heavy voter turnout was witnessed in the national capital especially in north-eastern parliamentary constituencies of Muslim …
    • Lok Sabha elections 2019: First-time Delhi voters stress on jobs, education and stable leader 13 May 2019 06:25 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Young voters came out in large numbers to vote for women’s safety, economic development, job opportunities and a stable government, in the national capital on Sunday.  “My concern is development. I am a professional …
    • Migrant labourers stay back in Delhi to ‘vote for change’ 12 May 2019 15:00 New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Summer is the time migrant labourers go back home for a break, but this time, some of them stayed back here to “vote for change” in the Lok Sabha elections on Sunday. “Every year we go back to our respective hometowns/villages …
    • East Delhi records 8.50% voting till 9.30 a.m. 12 May 2019 07:46 New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Amid brisk polling at most booths in the national Capital, some 8.50 per cent of East Delhi’s 16 lakh voters cast their votes in the first two hours of the sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections on Sunday. More than 200 of the total …
    • Woman 'gang-raped' by neighbours in Delhi's Seelampur 12 May 2019 02:04
    • Delhi: Woman jumps on Metro track, has a narrow escape 10 May 2019 22:03 Police said she was the only passenger on the platform. (Representational image) A 50-year-old woman, who allegedly attempted suicide Friday by jumping in front of a Metro train at Seelampur station, had a lucky escape as she fell into the empty space …
    • As Priyanka holds roadshows in Delhi, many see image of Indira Gandhi in her 09 May 2019 06:53 As Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra held impressive back-to-back roadshows in Delhi, many residents said her face and mannerisms reminded them of her grandmother Indira Gandhi. Neighbours Urmila and Munni in South Delhi's Madangir area, stood on a …
    • Priyanka calls herself daughter of Delhi 08 May 2019 16:01 New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday called herself “the daughter of Delhi” who knew what each resident of the national capital wanted. “I saw many hoardings claiming that the BJP government is in the heart of the …
    • Born in Delhi, aware of people's issues better than Narendra Modi: Priyanka Gandhi 08 May 2019 15:30 Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday sought to strike an emotional chord with people during a road show here, saying she was born in Delhi and is empathetic towards their aspirations, unlike Prime Minister Narendra Modi who, she claimed, has …
    • Priyanka holds roadshow in North East Delhi supporting Sheila Dikshit 08 May 2019 12:29 Priyanka Gandhi will also hold another roadshow in South Delhi later in the evening. New Delhi: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra held a roadshow Wednesday afternoon in support of Sheila Dikshit, her party candidate from North East Delhi constituency …
    • North East Delhi LS seat: Big names sparring over same old issues 08 May 2019 09:33 New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) A comparatively new Lok Sabha constituency, North East Delhi has big names in the race including actor-turned-politician and sitting MP Manoj Tiwari and three-time Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, while bad roads, overflowing …
    • Caste equations, unauthorised colonies hold poll key in North East Delhi seat 08 May 2019 07:14 Caste equations and unauthorised colonies are in focus in the North-East Delhi parliamentary constituency from where political heavyweights - three-time chief minister Sheila Dikshit, BJP's Manoj Tiwari and AAP's Dilip Pandey - will try their luck …
    • North East Delhi voters upbeat about triangular contest 02 May 2019 21:29 The people of North East Delhi want to vote for better roads and sanitation, improved water quality and supply, drains that are at least covered if not necessarily cleaner, safer streets and a Member of Parliament who will visit them “more than once every …
    • North east delhi lok sabha elections 02 May 2019 18:26 NEW DELHI: Sheila Dikshit is relying on her three terms as Delhi chief minister to help revive the party’s fortunes. Hailed as ‘Vikas ki Devi’ (goddess of development) by supporters in her campaign in North East Delhi, Dikshit on Wednesday asked voters to …
    • Priyanka's roadshows, Rahul's rallies to heat up LS poll campaigning in Delhi 02 May 2019 16:10 New Delhi: The Congress's campaign for the ongoing Lok Sabha polls in Delhi will reach its climax in the coming days with party president Rahul Gandhi and general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra addressing rallies and taking part in roadshows. Priyanka …
    • ISIS conspiracy case: NIA arrests 14th accused from Delhi 23 Apr 2019 18:42 [India], Apr 23 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday arrested a key conspirator who was planning to carry out terrorist attacks in the national capital region of Delhi and Uttar Pradesh. " Mohd Faiz was found to be the main member …
    • ISIS suspect held in Delhi 23 Apr 2019 17:04 NEW DELHI: A key accused inspired by Islamic State and said to be part of the module tasked to carry out attacks on Delhi and NCR was arrested by NIA from Delhi on Tuesday, NIA claimed. The suspect identified as Mohd Faiz, resident of Jafrabad in Delhi, is …
    • 1.427 crore eligible voters in Delhi, says CEO 22 Apr 2019 14:20 NEW DELHI: As many as 5.76 lakh voters have been added to the electoral roll in the last five-and-half-months taking the total number of eligible voters till date to 1.427 crore, Delhi's chief electoral officer (CEO) Ranbir Singh said on Monday. He …
    • Cycle stands at Delhi metro stations for green drive 22 Apr 2019 02:35 NEW DELHI: In a bid to promote cycling in the city, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has introduced permanent space for bicycle stands at metro stations that have provisions for dedicated parking lots. DMRC is also introducing cycle sharing at many of …
    • Delhi Metro introduces permanent bicycle stands 22 Apr 2019 00:45 To address issues of last-mile connectivity that several commuters who use the Delhi Metro face, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has started a service of giving its commuters a healthy and eco-friendly option of riding a bicycle to their …
    • ISIS module: NIA arrests key conspirator from Delhi 20 Apr 2019 19:56 New Delhi, April 20 (PTI): The NIA on Saturday arrested a person from Delhi in connection with its probe against an ISIS-inspired group, which was allegedly planning suicide attacks and serial blasts, targeting politicians and government installations in …
    • Delhi: How five-day kidnap drama ended where it started 06 Apr 2019 07:10 NEW DELHI: On March 31, four-year-old Arman had come to Jama Masjid with his mother and relatives. As they headed towards Meena Bazaar, he got separated from his family in the heavy crowd. It took a few minutes for the family to realise that Arman was …
    • Minority report: Without Congress-AAP tie-up, it’s advantage BJP in Delhi 06 Apr 2019 05:32 NEW DELHI: Perhaps there hasn’t been as much uncertainty about who the capital’s Muslim voters will support in the general elections as this year. While BJP appears not to be the party of choice for them, the option between Congress and Aam Aadmi Party too …
    • Kidnapped from Delhi’s Jama Masijd, boy reunited with family 05 Apr 2019 20:29 Information about the missing boy was uploaded on ZIPNET, following which the notice was circulated to all police stations in NCR. A three-year-old child, who was kidnapped from Jama Masjid area, was rescued after he was left behind by his captor in the …
    • Boy kidnapped from Old Delhi reunited with family 05 Apr 2019 16:12 NEW DELHI: A three-and-a-half-year-old boy, who was allegedly kidnapped from Meena Bazaar in Old Delhi four days ago, has been traced and safely reunited with his parents, police said on Friday. A resident of Om Nagar reported that his son was missing from …
    • Lok Sabha elections: Delhi Congress sends list of seven names to high command 03 Apr 2019 06:12 Express News Service NEW DELHI: The Delhi Congress put its house in order with the local unit submitting its list of seven candidates to the central leadership on Tuesday, hours after Rahul Gandhi said he was “very flexible” on stitching alliances across …
    • Delhi government schools: Constitution classes, Ambedkar pathshalas in new session 01 Apr 2019 22:34 Student at an EDMC school in Seelampur east delhi – Express Photo 17 -04-2016 With thousands of new children joining Delhi government schools on Monday, the academic year commenced for the 2019-2020 session in which a number of initiatives will be launched …
    • Truck Runs Over 3 Men After Their Auto-Rickshaw Was Hit By Car In Delhi 19 Mar 2019 06:45 Police arrested the truck driver, who was allegedly drunk at the time (Representational) New Delhi: Three persons were killed while two others were injured early on Monday after a speeding truck hit them, a few minutes after they met with another accident …
    • Delhi Man Who Killed 3 In Drink-Driving Crash Arrested, Say Police 18 Mar 2019 19:33 The man driving was caught and handed over, police said. (Representational) New Delhi: In a suspected case of drink driving, a man was arrested in Delhi Monday for running over three people and killing them, police said. Manohar, 35, a resident of …
    • Rammed by car, run over by truck – 3 killed in Delhi 18 Mar 2019 19:10 New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Three persons were killed while two others were injured early on Monday after a speeding truck hit them, a few minutes after they met with another accident when a car rammed their auto-rickshaw, a police officer said. Police said …
    • Lok Sabha polls 2019: Kapil Sibal, Ajay Maken likely to get Congress tickets in Delhi 09 Mar 2019 05:36 Express News Service NEW DELHI: Senior Congress leaders Kapil Sibal, Ajay Maken and Mahabal Mishra are likely to get another shot at the general elections in Delhi even as 24, Akbar Road is yet to take a final word on an alliance with the Aam Aadmi Party. …
    • Delhi: AAP volunteers see hint of 2011 movement 13 Feb 2019 20:55 NEW DELHI: The “Remove Dictatorship, Save Democracy” rally organised by Aam Aadmi Party at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday not only saw members of various opposition parties but also a large number of women turning up to listen to solution to their problems …
    • Delhi police ASI shot at 08 Feb 2019 17:48 A 50-year-old Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) of Delhi Police was allegedly shot at by two unidentified bike-borne assailants near Vijay Ghat area of the national capital on late on Thursday night. The victim, identified as ASI Bedi Ram resident of Seelampur …
    • Ensure no waste is dumped in Shahdara drain, CPCB tells Delhi government 30 Jan 2019 22:52 NEW DELHI: Ensure no garbage is dumped or burnt near Shahdara drain, the Central Pollution Control Board recently told Delhi government. The apex pollution body, which had last month issued a showcause notice to the irrigation and flood control department, …
    • Delhi discoms losing Rs 150 cr annually to power theft by e-rickshaw owners 27 Jan 2019 21:08 Organised theft of power in Delhi for charging of e-rickshaws has assumed serious proportions with discom sources putting the annual losses due to it at nearly Rs 150 crore. There are three power distribution companies -- BYPL and BRPL of BSES and Tata …
    • E-rickshaw charging: Delhi discoms lose Rs 150cr 27 Jan 2019 10:58 NEW DELHI: Organised theft of power in Delhi for charging of e-rickshaws has assumed serious proportions with discom sources putting the annual losses due to it at nearly Rs 150 crore. There are three power distribution companies -- BYPL and BRPL of BSES …
    • Delhi discoms losing Rs 150 crore annually to power theft for charging e-rickshaws 27 Jan 2019 10:40 New Delhi, Jan 27() Organised theft of power in Delhi for charging of e-rickshaws has assumed serious proportions with discom sources putting the annual losses due to it at nearly Rs 150 crore. There are three power distribution companies -- BYPL and BRPL …
    • Delhi HC grants bail to man held with live bullet at CM Arvind Kejriwal’s residence 22 Jan 2019 17:44 Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal The Delhi High Court has granted bail to a man who was arrested on November 26 last year for allegedly carrying a bullet in his wallet while visiting the residence of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva …
    • Delhi Civic Bodies Fined Rs 1 Crore Each For Violating Pollution Norms 18 Jan 2019 00:46 An environmental compensation of Rs 1 crore has to be paid by the three bodies by January 31 New Delhi: The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) slapped Rs 1 crore fine each on three civic bodies of the city over open burning, dumping of waste, illegal …
    • To decongest Delhi, Gadkari approves 4 six-lane projects 18 Jan 2019 00:20 Officials said the project will be executed on a priority basis and the estimated cost of construction is Rs 1,100 crore. The Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has approved four six-lane road projects passing through Delhi and spanning across …
    • Woman alleges gang rape in car in Delhi, 1 held 15 Jan 2019 18:36 New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) A 24-year-old woman has alleged that she was sexually assaulted by her friend and his two accomplices in a stationary car here after making her drink juice containing sedatives near a mall, a police officer said on Tuesday. The …
    • 7 arrested for robbing man in Delhi 14 Jan 2019 15:14 NEW DELHI: Seven men have been arrested for allegedly robbing a person of Rs 60 lakh at gun point in northeast Delhi's Welcome area, police said on Monday. The accused were identified as Deepak Chauhan (36), Sonu Verma (41), Jitender (25), Pradeep …
    • 3 Delhi businessmen ‘power thieves’ get jail, Rs 1.25-cr fine 09 Jan 2019 16:38 New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Three businessman convicted of power theft in the national capital have been sentenced to imprisonment and cumulatively fined Rs 1.25 crore, Delhi electrcity distribution company (discom) BSES, said on Wednesday. Local Special …
    • 3 more youth taken into custody from Seelampur; released later 01 Jan 2019 19:42 Posted by Rasia Hashmi on Jan 01, 2019, 11:36 PM IST Delhi News New Delhi: 3 more youth were taken into custody from Seelampur area the day before. The incident created panic and terror among the people. According to sources one youth from Seelampur while …
    • Delhi: What I want for my newborn in the new year… 31 Dec 2018 19:43 Shruti gave birth to a girl Shruti Azam (30), Mother At 8.10 am, the Tis Hazari advocate gave birth to her first baby, a girl. Seven hours later, inside the ward of Lok Nayak Hospital, Azam had barely recovered from the delivery, but couldn’t help but …
    • NIA busts IS-inspired module, 10 arrested from Delhi and UP: Top five developments 28 Dec 2018 22:17 NIA Inspector General Alok Mittal addressing a press conference in New Delhi after the raid. (Source: ANI) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday busted a suspected ISIS-inspired terror module after conducting searches in Uttar Pradesh and …
    • IS terror plot busted: Delhi court sends suspects to 12-day NIA custody 28 Dec 2018 22:13 One of the suspects arrested from Jafrabad, in New Delhi on Wednesday. (Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal) A Delhi court on Thursday sent 10 people, arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on suspicion of being part of an ISIS-inspired group, to …
    • IS terror plot busted, 10 held, woman among six detained in UP, Delhi: NIA 28 Dec 2018 19:41 One of the suspects arrested from Jafrabad, in New Delhi on Wednesday. (Express Photo: Tashi Tobgyal) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday arrested 10 people from Delhi and Uttar Pradesh, saying it had conducted searches of their houses at …
    • ISIS case: Delhi Court sends 10 accused to 12-day NIA custody 27 Dec 2018 12:34 The 10 accused arrested in ISIS case being taken to court from the NIA headquarter in New Delhi.Photo:AP New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday allowed 12-day custodial interrogation by NIA of 10 people arrested on the suspicion of being members of an ISIS- …
    • ISIS module case: Delhi court sends 10 arrested persons to 12-day NIA custody 27 Dec 2018 09:59 NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Thursday send 10 people arrested on suspicion of being members of an ISIS-inspired group who were planning suicide attacks and serial blasts, targeting politicians as also government installations, to 12-day NIA custody. They …
    • ISIS module case: NIA produces 10 arrested persons before Delhi court 27 Dec 2018 09:49 NEW DELHI: NIA on Thursday produced before a Delhi court 10 people arrested on suspicion of being members of an ISIS-inspired group who were planning suicide attacks and serial blasts, targeting politicians as also government installations, in Delhi and …
    • NIA produces 10 arrested persons before Delhi court 27 Dec 2018 09:48 NEW DELHI: NIA on Thursday produced before a Delhi court 10 people arrested on suspicion of being members of an ISIS-inspired group who were planning suicide attacks and serial blasts, targeting politicians as also government installations, in Delhi and …
    • New IS module busted by NIA in Delhi, UP; 10 arrested (Intro Roundup) 26 Dec 2018 15:47 New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) The NIA on Wednesday claimed to have busted an Islamic State module by arresting 10 people, including the group leader, who were allegedly planning terror attacks targeting some political personalities and security establishments …
    • NIA arrests 10 IS suspects for planning terror attacks in Delhi 26 Dec 2018 15:23 New Delhi: The NIA on Wednesday claimed that it has arrested 10 people, including a group leader of a newly traced Islamic State module, Harkat-ul-Harb-e-Islam, that was allegedly planning terror attacks on some political personalities and the security …
    • NIA arrests 10 IS suspects for planning terror attacks in Delhi (Roundup) 26 Dec 2018 15:20 New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) The NIA on Wednesday claimed that it has arrested 10 people, including a group leader of a newly-traced Islamic State module, “Harkat-ul-Harb-e-Islam”, that was allegedly planning terror attacks on some political personalities and …
    • ISIS module had 4 members from Amroha, 5 from Delhi including engineer, BA student 26 Dec 2018 14:49 [India], Dec 26 (ANI): ISIS-inspired module-Harkat-ul- Harb-e-Islam-which the NIA busted on Wednesday, had four members from Amroha, one from Hapur in Uttar Pradesh, and five from Delhi, including an engineering student and a 3rd year BA student of a …
    • ISIS-Inspired Module Had Delhi Police, RSS Offices On Hitlist: Sources 26 Dec 2018 13:20 The NIA conducted searches at 16 locations including Amroha in Uttar Pradesh. New Delhi:  An ISIS-inspired terror module, operating from Delhi and neighbouring Uttar Pradesh, was planning suicide attacks on the country's vital installations and VIPs, …
    • NIA busts ISIS-inspired module, arrests 10 people from UP and Delhi 26 Dec 2018 12:13 NEW DELHI: The NIA on Wednesday busted a suspected ISIS-inspired terror module following searches in Uttar Pradesh and New Delhi, arresting at least 10 people allegedly planning to attack crowded places and political personalities, officials said. The …
    • New ISIS module 'Harkat ul Harb-e-Islam' busted; NIA raids 16 places in Delhi, UP 26 Dec 2018 12:13 Al Qaeda terrorists [Representational Image]Reuters The National Investigation Agency (NIA) and Uttar Pradesh Police's Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) on Wednesday conducted multiple raids in New Delhi and Uttar Pradesh in connection with a new module of …
    • 2 Men Shoot At Stray Dog After Robbing Man In Delhi 02 Dec 2018 23:07 Police said they are probing why the dog was shot even as the unidentified robbers are to be arrested. New Delhi: Two men on a bike shot a stray dog after they allegedly robbed a man at gunpoint in Delhi on Sunday, police said.  The incident took place in …
    • Delhi: Mosque staff caught with live bullet while visiting CM Arvind Kejriwal's residence 27 Nov 2018 13:30 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal ended his sit-in at L-G office [Representational Image]Twitter/Aam Aadmi Party official handle A 39-year-old man, who was going to meet Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at his residence, was arrested after a …
    • Man arrested with live bullet at Delhi CM's house 27 Nov 2018 05:45 NEW DELHI: A 39-year-old man, who was going to meet Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at his residence here, was arrested after a bullet was found in his purse during frisking, police said Tuesday. Mohammad Imran, a caretaker of a mosque in Karol Bagh …
    • Man arrested with live bullet at Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's residence 27 Nov 2018 05:30 By PTI NEW DELHI: A 39-year-old man, who was going to meet Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at his residence here, was arrested after a bullet was found in his purse during frisking, police said Tuesday. Mohammad Imran, a caretaker of a mosque in Karol …
    • 2 dead in accident on Yamuna Expressway 15 Sep 2019 20:37 The incident took place near the Bajna cut on the expressway around 4.30 am, when the private double-decker bus with around 40 passengers was on its way to Delhi’s Anand Vihar from Azamgarh in UP. Two men died and 20 persons were injured after a bus …
    • Unending queues and technical glitches mar Lok Adalat 14 Sep 2019 23:23 A 54-year-old taxi driver, Raj Kumar, who had reached Patiala House Courts at 10 a.m. on Saturday was yet to get his traffic penalty receipt from the Information Centre till 2.40 p.m. The centre was going to close for the day in 20 minutes and Kumar, who …
    • Four swept away in Yamuna during idol immersion, police say were warned 13 Sep 2019 23:53 Rescuers at the spot where the people drowned. (Express photo) Four persons, including two women, drowned in the Yamuna Thursday night while immersing idols for Ganesh Chaturthi in Outer Delhi’s Alipur. Police said they were stopped by officers, deployed …
    • Delhi: For mohalla clinics, healthcare more than just about medicines 07 Sep 2019 00:08 At a mohalla clinic in East Delhi, Friday. Praveen Khanna “Ki haal twada, lakh lakh badhaiyan twannu (How are you? Many congratulations),” said Dr Alka Chaudhary to a 62-year-old patient, who had a granddaughter recently. Like her, each person who visits …
    • Train movement between Delhi, Shahdara suspended as Yamuna continues to swell 21 Aug 2019 05:27 Image Source : PTI Yamuna continues to overflow, train movement between Delhi and Shahdara suspended  The Yamuna river was flowing almost a metre above the danger mark and it may swell even further as Haryana released more water from a barrage on Tuesday …
    • Yamuna River Flows Metre Above Danger Mark In Delhi, May Swell Further 20 Aug 2019 17:56 Authorities in Delhi have already shut the Old Iron Yamuna Bride for vehicular traffic (File Photo) New Delhi: The Yamuna river was flowing almost a metre above the danger mark and it may swell even further as Haryana released more water from a barrage on …
    • Inter-state robber arrested in Delhi 19 Aug 2019 19:38 New Delhi: A 29-year-old inter-state robber involved in over 45 cases of robbery and snatching has been arrested along with his associate from Yamuna Vihar area, police said on Monday. Police have recovered two single shot pistols, four live cartridges and …
    • Yamuna Expressway accident: Impromptu plan to go to Aligarh turned fatal 18 Aug 2019 22:40 The incident took place on Sunday. (Express photo by Gajendra Yadav) Ameesha Mohan (24) was waiting for her husband, who had promised to come home by 11 am, when she received a call at around 10.30 am. Her husband, Ram Chandra Mohan, was among four people …
    • ‘Hardly understood what Modi said but loved the way he talked’ 16 Aug 2019 00:22 Thirteen-year-old Aditi jumped in joy as she was among the students whom Prime Minister Narendra Modi had hugged while leaving the Red Fort after his address on the 73rd Independence Day on Thursday. Aditi, and her friends Shagun, Arzoo and Jhalak — all …
    • Denied admission, student sues Delhi government 13 Aug 2019 06:17 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The father of a 14-year-old boy, who was allegedly denied admission in Class 7 or in any appropriate standard in the academic year 2019-20 at a Delhi government school, has filed a petition at the Delhi High Court. As the …
    • EDMC achieves 100% solid waste segregation 09 Aug 2019 06:23 Express News Service NEW DELHI: The East Delhi Municipal Corporation has set a benchmark for other civic bodies by achieving 100 per cent segregation of solid waste in its three model wards within a span of just three months. According to the civic body, …
    • Heavy metal toxicity level found in veggies grown on Yamuna floodplains 29 Jul 2019 22:33 The report found the maximum level of lead contamination in coriander collected from Geeta Colony. New Delhi: Dangerous levels of metals, which could cause life threatening diseases such as cancer, have been found in vegetables grown in fields along River …
    • Caretaker untraceable: Missing for a month, Delhi’s last elephant has officials on its trail 29 Jul 2019 22:10 Laxmi has been missing since July 6. “There was no elephant like it anywhere between Delhi and Jaipur,” said Mehboob Ali (29). “It must be under a lot of distress right now, in an environment that is strange and away from home.” Laxmi (37), the last …
    • Movement of kanwariyas clogs traffic in Delhi-NCR 29 Jul 2019 20:17 Traffic was bumper to bumper from Wazirabad towards Mukarba Chowk due to the kanwariya movement. New Delhi: Delhi and national capital region on Monday faced the brunt of slow traffic across the region due to the ongoing Kanwar yatra. People in the Trans …
    • Hardlook: Down to the wire 28 Jul 2019 23:57 The problem is far more pronounced in Old Delhi and a majority of unauthorised colonies in the capital where, experts believe, putting the wires underground could be a possible solution. Abdul Baqi (50), a pan seller near Old Delhi’s Fatehpuri Masjid, has …
    • Heavy metal toxicity found in veggies grown in Yamuna floodplains: NGT-appointed panel report 28 Jul 2019 05:29 NEW DELHI: Dangerous level of metals have been found in vegetables grown in fields along the River Yamuna which could cause life threatening diseases like cancer, a study has found. According to the study conducted by the National Environmental Engineering …
    • In East Delhi, study finds not all on board for waste segregation 14 Jul 2019 21:45 The proportion was even higher at markets falling under the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC), where 78% establishments did not segregate their waste  More than 60% households in East Delhi’s 60 colonies did not segregate their waste last year, while …
    • 29 dead as UP bus falls into canal on Yamuna Expressway 09 Jul 2019 02:25 Grieving relatives of the dead on Monday. (Express photo by Gajendra Yadav) TWENTY-NINE PEOPLE died and 23 others were injured after a UP state transport bus travelling from Lucknow fell into a canal on the Yamuna Expressway, about 230 km from New Delhi, …
    • 29 dead, 20 injured as UP Roadways bus falls into drain on Yamuna Expressway in Agra 08 Jul 2019 06:21 Express News Service LUCKNOW: At least 29 people were killed and several left critically injured when a Delhi-bound sleeper bus of Awadh Depot from Lucknow fell in a drain on Yamuna Expressway on early Monday morning. The UP Roadways bus, loaded with …
    • 29 dead, 18 injured as UP Roadways bus falls into drain on Yamuna Expressway in Agra 08 Jul 2019 04:45 By PTI AGRA: Twenty-nine people were killed and 18 injured after a state-run bus skidded off the Yamuna Expressway and fell into a large drain in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, officials said. The bus was going from Lucknow to Delhi and had at least 50 …
    • Delhi in drought, fighting for every drop 07 Jul 2019 11:08 A worsening drought is exhausting the teeming capital city of New Delhi, which has more than 20 million people. The politicians, civil servants and corporate lobbyists who live in substantial houses and apartments in central Delhi pay very little to get …
    • INSIGHT-In drought-hit Delhi, the haves get limitless water, the poor fight for every drop 07 Jul 2019 04:25 * Prime Minister Modi calls for massive water conservation plan * Poor residents endure more than 40% jump in water tanker costs * Criminal gangs, local politicians take over boreholes * Supplies from some community taps, hand pumps too toxic to use By …
    • Delhi metro station dark spots an unsafe haven for women commuters 01 Jul 2019 07:19 Express News Service Another bustling working day in the national capital was drawing to a close, with the clock barely a few ticks shy of 10.30 pm. The only few feeble strands of light that fell on the fairly dark and desolate stretch outside the Jangpura …
    • Delhi: At thousands of homes along the Yamuna, no option but to wait for the water to rise 26 Jun 2019 21:52 Families at Sonia Vihar say crop damage is a constant concern. (Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey) Each monsoon season, Gyaan Devi and her family of eight carry their belongings to higher ground as the flooded Yamuna engulfs her home. “We make sure to pack …
    • Yamuna Water Taxi Project to be new means of urban transportation: Mansukh Mandaviya 26 Jun 2019 16:24 MoS for Shipping, Mandaviya inspected the Sonia Vihar site for proposed Yamuna Water Taxi Project of IWAI. New Delhi: Minister of State for Shipping, Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday inspected the Sonia Vihar site for proposed Yamuna Water Taxi Project of …
    • CM Arvind Kejriwal’s promise: 24×7 water in Delhi by 2024 24 Jun 2019 21:34 Since coming to power, AAP has promised piped water to the whole of Delhi several times. (Express Photo Amit Mehra) Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Monday said the Delhi government would request more water allocation for the capital from the Centre, as …
    • Services affected on Delhi Metro's Blue Line for few hours 24 Jun 2019 07:35 The Blue Line connects Dwarka Sector 21 with Noida Electronic City and Vaishali. It is the busiest line in the Delhi Metro network. New Delhi: Services on a section of Delhi Metro's Blue Line were briefly affected on Monday due to a technical glitch, …
    • From tilling fields to playfields: How Delhi-NCR farmlands helping aspiring cricketers to nurture 24 Jun 2019 05:56 By Express News Service Vacant farm lands across Delhi-NCR are being turned into well-equipped playgrounds for aspiring cricketers to hone their skills on. They make good money sense for stakeholders while breeding future stars. And, the trend is catching …
    • Pilot project shows Delhi's goal of 24x7 water supply is a long shot 23 Jun 2019 09:19 The Delhi government harbours a dream of providing 24x7 water supply to city residents and has been long exploring possibilities in this regard, but if a pilot project is anything to go by, it may take decades for the scheme to become a reality, owing to …
    • In markets along the Yamuna, plastic ban remains on paper while river bears brunt 12 Jun 2019 22:12 Waste Plastic spread next to River Yamuna near Sonia Vihar in New Delhi (Express Photo by Praveen Khanna) Danielle Pycior Two years ago, the National Green Tribunal banned single-use plastic bags less than 50 microns. A year ago, Prime Minister Narendra …
    • Sewage chokes Yamuna as DJB continues to miss deadlines 06 Jun 2019 03:13 The slightly discoloured river water at Wazirabad barrage turns black about 150 metres downstream. This point is where the smelly, mucky sewage from the about 10-metre wide Najafgarh drain empties into the Yamuna. In the second part of a three-part series …
    • Delhi: Leaders queue-up as voters seal their fate in sixth phase of polling 31 May 2019 19:02 [India], May 12 (ANI): With voting for the sixth phase underway in Delhi, many prominent leaders including Congress president Rahul Gandhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, former chief minister Sheila Dikshit and BJP state president Manoj Tiwari …
    • BJP lashes out at AAP government over water crisis in Delhi 28 May 2019 17:05 New Delhi: A Delhi Jal Board meeting was deferred after BJP members vociferously protested over the AAP government's alleged failure to deal with the "worsening" water crisis in the city. Rejecting the charge, DJB Vice Chairman and AAP MLA …
    • BJP lashes out at AAP govt over water crisis; Delhi Jal Board meeting put off after commotion 28 May 2019 13:46 Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal heads the DJB (File Photo) A Delhi Jal Board meeting was deferred after BJP members vociferously protested over the AAP government’s alleged failure to deal with the “worsening” water crisis in the city. BJP leaders on the …
    • Gangster wanted in 30 cases in Delhi and UP held in Manipur 28 May 2019 07:55 NET Bureau An interstate gangster wanted in over 30 criminal cases in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh has been arrested in Imphal, Manipur. The accused, identified as Rizqan alias Phool Miyan, had escaped from Seelampur in Delhi to Manipur to escape the police net …
    • Inter-state gangster arrested in Delhi 27 May 2019 18:20 New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Delhi Police have arrested an inter-state gangster who was involved in dozens of cases related to murder, attempt to murder and robbery in Uttar Pradesh and Delhi, a police officer said on Monday, adding that the accused also ran …
    • From barren land to rich ecosystem: Story behind Yamuna Biodiversity Park 22 May 2019 20:11 A leopard was sighted at the park, which proved there was a functional ecosystem in the area. Setting an example for environmental conservation in the country, the Yamuna Biodiversity Park, officials said, has grown from a “barren land” to a rich ecosystem …
    • Alcohol shops witness rush after polling ends in Delhi 12 May 2019 16:06 New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Soon after the polling ended for Delhi’s seven Lok Sabha seats, alcohol shops across the city saw large number of customers even as some outlets declared they were out of stock and some only had limited varieties due to a stop of …
    • Elections 2019 LIVE Updates: Delhi Records 45.7 Per Cent Voter Turnout Till 3 PM In Phase 6 Voting 12 May 2019 12:41 Election 2019: UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi, Congress leader Shiela Dixit voted in Delhi today. New Delhi: As Delhi and neighbouring Gurgaon go to polls, several top politicians as well as celebrities went to vote in the sixth phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha …
    • Delhi: Leaders queue-up as voters seal their fate in the sixth phase of polling 12 May 2019 07:53 Category: Politics Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: May 12, 2019, 12:18 pm IST Updated: May 12, 2019, 12:18 pm IST New Delhi: With voting for the sixth phase underway in Delhi, many prominent leaders including Congress president Rahul Gandhi, Delhi …
    • Elections 2019 LIVE Updates: President Kovind, Sonia Gandhi Vote In Delhi Today In Phase 6 Of Polls 12 May 2019 07:52 Election 2019: UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi, Congress leader Shiela Dixit voted in Delhi today. New Delhi: As Delhi and neighbouring Gurgaon go to polls, several top politicians as well as celebrities went to vote in the sixth phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha …
    • Lok Sabha elections 2019 – Sixth Phase Live Updates: Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal, Sushma Swaraj cast their vote in Delhi 12 May 2019 07:11 Voting began on Sunday across 59 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over seven states, largely in the Hindi heartland, as the sixth and penultimate round of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. This phase covers 14 constituencies in Uttar …
    • LIVE| 2019 LS polls, 6: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal casts his vote 12 May 2019 05:47 The sixth and penultimate phase of 2019 Lok Sabha elections the fate of 979 candidates will be decided. Mumbai: Polling for 59 Lok Sabha seats in the sixth and penultimate phase of 2019 Lok Sabha elections has begun with Union Ministers Radha Mohan Singh, …
    • Ahead of polling in Delhi, candidates visit temples, hone booth-level tactics 11 May 2019 16:19 New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Ahead of polling on all seven parliamentary constituencies in Delhi on Sunday, the candidates on Saturday started their day by visiting places of worship, relaxed a bit with their family members and were also busy in fine-tuning …
    • Dikshit, Tiwari to square off in North-East Delhi 09 May 2019 17:09 New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Caste equations will be in focus on Sunday when people of North-East Delhi parliamentary constituency set out to choose their representative in the Lok Sabha for the next five years with the BJP’s Manoj Tiwari facing off against …
    • Priyanka calls herself daughter of Delhi 08 May 2019 16:01 New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday called herself “the daughter of Delhi” who knew what each resident of the national capital wanted. “I saw many hoardings claiming that the BJP government is in the heart of the …
    • Born in Delhi, aware of people's issues better than Narendra Modi: Priyanka Gandhi 08 May 2019 15:30 Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday sought to strike an emotional chord with people during a road show here, saying she was born in Delhi and is empathetic towards their aspirations, unlike Prime Minister Narendra Modi who, she claimed, has …
    • Kejriwal betrayed Delhi, people fed up with AAP: Dikshit 25 Apr 2019 16:37 New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Delhi Congress chief and Delhi North East candidate Sheila Dikshit on Thursday accused Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of betraying the people of the city and said that the people are fed up with the AAP’s “theatrics”. Addressing …
    • Delhi government schools to have subject on entrepreneurial skills 08 Apr 2019 08:27 NEW DELHI: With an aim to develop the entrepreneurial culture among youngsters and enhance their technical and learning abilities, the Delhi government is set to implement the Entrepreneurship Mindset curriculum in 1,022 government schools for the students …
    • Delhi: New landfill site, old issues remain 28 Mar 2019 02:44 NEW DELHI: Delhi Development Authority has finally found a site for a new garbage dump, not that it has enamoured the people living in its vicinity. On March 20, DDA sent a letter to East Delhi Municipal Corporation informing it that a 42.5-acre plot at …
    • Delhi BJP to undertake five election rallies today 26 Mar 2019 05:14 The Delhi BJP unit on Monday began preparations to inaugurate its election office for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections at its State headquarters here. A bhoomi pujan followed by a havan was held on the eve of the party’s plans to undertake five election …
    • Delhi: Everyone wants a piece of Yamuna 18 Mar 2019 00:51 NEW DELHI: If Delhi is serious about saving the Yamuna, it’s definitely not showing. The subject of several National Green Tribunal orders and national plans, the river continues to flow quietly through the heart of the capital, still dark and murky and …
    • Everyone wants a piece of Yamuna 17 Mar 2019 23:42 New Delhi: If Delhi is serious about saving the Yamuna, it’s definitely not showing. The subject of several National Green Tribunal orders and national plans, the river continues to flow quietly through the heart of the capital, still dark and murky and …
    • Delhi: In city to find jobs, 7 robbed by bus staff 10 Mar 2019 03:46 Two hours after they approached police, the two accused were arrested. (Image for representational purpose) In a bid to find jobs, seven men reached Delhi from Bihar via a train, and then boarded a private bus for Najafgarh from Anand Vihar bus terminal. A …
    • Bus Driver, Conductor Arrested For Robbing Passengers In Delhi 09 Mar 2019 17:23 The bus has been seized and Rs 4,000 was seized from the accused, the Delhi Police said. (File) New Delhi: The Delhi Police have arrested a driver and conductor of a private bus who allegedly used to rob passengers, officials said today. The accused have …
    • Delhi: In a boost to Metro, Centre clears 3 Phase 4 corridors 07 Mar 2019 23:19 Project to cost Rs 24,948.65 crore, will stretch over 61.7km. New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved three out of six corridors of the Delhi Metro’s proposed phase IV which will further improve connectivity in the national capital. Finance …
    • Delhi gets green signal for three new Metro corridors: 46 stations to be added to existing network 07 Mar 2019 20:17 Delhi Metro Phase IV gets Cabinet green signal: 46 new stations approved The Union Cabinet on Thursday gave an "in-principle" approval to three of the six new Delhi Metro corridors under Phase-IV of the network. The government approved the …
    • Delhi: Three years on, ‘toilet to tap’ project has no takers 28 Feb 2019 21:39 DJB supplies about 900 MGD of water across the city At the inauguration of Delhi Jal Board’s first ‘toilet-to-tap’ project in 2015, the Chief Minister took a sip from a clear glass, aiming to send a message that the water was completely safe to drink. …
    • Saraswati idol immersion processions affect Delhi traffic movement 11 Feb 2019 20:31 New Delhi/Greater Noida, Feb 12 (IANS) Smooth movement of traffic was affected on some major roads linking the Yamuna ghats in the national capital during peak hours owing to the processions taken out for immersion of goddess Saraswati idols, police …
    • Hailstorm in Delhi 07 Feb 2019 17:04 NEW DELHI: After light rains early in the day, Delhi and the national capital region witnessed another spell of rain and hailstorm on Thursday evening. Rain accompanied by heavy hailstorm in many parts of Delhi, Noida and Gurugram also affected the traffic …
    • Rain, hailstorm hit Delhi-NCR, traffic affected 07 Feb 2019 15:05 NEW DELHI: After light rains early in the day, Delhi and the national capital region witnessed another spell of rain and hailstorm on Thursday evening. Hailstorm in Noida Sector-93 A Rain and heavy hailstorm in many parts of Delhi, Noida and Faridabad also …
    • Rain, hailstorm hit Delhi-NCR; flight operations, traffic affected 07 Feb 2019 14:17 NEW DELHI: After light rains early in the day, Delhi and the national capital region witnessed another spell of rain and hailstorm on Thursday evening. Hailstorm in Noida Sector-93 A Rain and heavy hailstorm in many parts of Delhi, Noida and Faridabad also …
    • Ensure no waste is dumped in Shahdara drain, CPCB tells Delhi government 30 Jan 2019 22:52 NEW DELHI: Ensure no garbage is dumped or burnt near Shahdara drain, the Central Pollution Control Board recently told Delhi government. The apex pollution body, which had last month issued a showcause notice to the irrigation and flood control department, …
    • Woman Robbed At Knife-Point, Thrown Out Of Moving Auto In Delhi 28 Jan 2019 19:33 Police said they suspect the role of an organised gang behind the incident. New Delhi: A 24-year-old woman was allegedly thrown out of a moving autorickshaw near Shastri Park area of northeast Delhi after being robbed at knife-point while she was returning …
    • Traffic restrictions in central Delhi lead to heavy jams at major intersections 28 Jan 2019 10:45 NEW DELHI: Restrictions on movement of vehicles in central Delhi due to Beating Retreat rehearsal and breakdown of a few cluster buses led to traffic jams at major intersections on Monday. The Delhi Traffic Police has been constantly updating commuters …
    • Delhi discoms losing Rs 150 cr annually to power theft by e-rickshaw owners 27 Jan 2019 21:08 Organised theft of power in Delhi for charging of e-rickshaws has assumed serious proportions with discom sources putting the annual losses due to it at nearly Rs 150 crore. There are three power distribution companies -- BYPL and BRPL of BSES and Tata …
    • E-rickshaw charging: Delhi discoms lose Rs 150cr 27 Jan 2019 10:58 NEW DELHI: Organised theft of power in Delhi for charging of e-rickshaws has assumed serious proportions with discom sources putting the annual losses due to it at nearly Rs 150 crore. There are three power distribution companies -- BYPL and BRPL of BSES …
    • Delhi discoms losing Rs 150 crore annually to power theft for charging e-rickshaws 27 Jan 2019 10:40 New Delhi, Jan 27() Organised theft of power in Delhi for charging of e-rickshaws has assumed serious proportions with discom sources putting the annual losses due to it at nearly Rs 150 crore. There are three power distribution companies -- BYPL and BRPL …
    • Delhi: At Mayur Vihar flyover launch, CM makes a fresh poll pitch 25 Jan 2019 20:33 A stage was set up on the flyover for the inauguration. (Express photo by Abhinav Saha) Blaming successive governments for “neglecting” east Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Friday opened a three-lane flyover at Mayur Vihar, which promises to ease …
    • Several Delhi roads to be shut for Republic Day parade, police say make travel plans in advance 25 Jan 2019 17:40 Image Source : PTI Representative Image Elaborate traffic arrangements and restrictions have been put in place in Delhi for the Republic Day parade between Vijay Chowk and Red Fort grounds, police said on Thursday. According to an advisory released by …
    • Republic Day 2019: Several Delhi roads to be shut, Metro services to be partially curtailed | Check details 25 Jan 2019 17:38 Image For the Republic Day parade in Delhi, elaborate traffic arrangements and restrictions have been put in place between Vijay Chowk and Red Fort grounds.  At 9.50 am, the Republic Day parade will start from Vijay Chowk and proceed towards the Red Fort …
    • Republic Day traffic advisory and diversions in Delhi: These are the routes you should avoid on January 26 25 Jan 2019 07:42 The parade marches at Rajpath during the full dress rehearsal for the 70th Republic Day Parade, at Rajpath in New Delhi (Express photo by Praveen Khanna) Elaborate security arrangements and traffic restrictions have been put in place in the national …
    • These Delhi roads to be shut for Republic Day parade 24 Jan 2019 18:22 IMAGE: India Gate illuminated with hues of the Tricolour, for the forthcoming Republic Day celebrations, in New Delhi, on Thursday. Photograph: Arun Sharma/PTI Photo Elaborate traffic arrangements and restrictions have been put in place in Delhi for …
    • Delhi: New Yamuna bridge, Mayur Vihar flyover set to open this month 18 Jan 2019 07:06
    • Delhi Civic Bodies Fined Rs 1 Crore Each For Violating Pollution Norms 18 Jan 2019 00:46 An environmental compensation of Rs 1 crore has to be paid by the three bodies by January 31 New Delhi: The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) slapped Rs 1 crore fine each on three civic bodies of the city over open burning, dumping of waste, illegal …
    • Gaurs Group to invest Rs 500 cr for building housing project on Yamuna Expressway 23 Dec 2018 06:18 New Delhi, Dec 23 () Realty firm Gaurs, which has sold over 6,000 flats in NCR so far this fiscal, Sunday said it would invest about Rs 500 crore to develop a new housing project on Yamuna Expressway at Greater Noida. The company will construct 410 …
    • Is Delhi ready for 8.5 temblor? Afraid not 19 Dec 2018 05:35 NEW DELHI: The scientific warnings that a high-intensity earthquake is likely to strike the Himalayas in the ‘near future’ have found backing in a new study that highlights how the “enormous stacking up of strain” in the region could lead to at least one …
    • Government plans two corridors to ease traffic in East Delhi 15 Dec 2018 07:03 By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  In some good news for people in Mayur Vihar, an elevated six-lane corridor starting from East Delhi and ending at Mahamaya flyover on Noida-Greater Noida Expressway was cleared on Friday.  Officials of the Unified …
    • Snag hits Delhi Metro's Blue Line for second consecutive day, commuters face hardship 06 Dec 2018 18:31 NEW DELHI: Commuters faced problems travelling in the Delhi Metro's Blue Line on Thursday morning as train services were affected on the entire stretch owing to a signalling issue apparently due to a "software problem", a day after the …
    • Snag hits Delhi Metro's Blue Line again, leave commuters stranded 06 Dec 2018 11:04 Commuters faced problems travelling in Delhi Metro' s Blue Line on Thursday morning as train services were affected on the entire stretch due to a signalling issue, a day after the corridor faced a similar technical snag twice. The Blue Line connects …
    • Delhi AQI today: Air quality deteriorates, six areas record severe pollution 04 Dec 2018 08:00 A man walks on the banks of the Yamuna River during a foggy morning in the old quarters of Delhi on December 4, 2018. (Reuters/Anushree Fadnavis) Delhi’s air quality deteriorated further with six areas in the city recording severe pollution as …
    • Cricket pads up against ecology on banks of Yamuna 27 Nov 2018 20:13 NEW DELHI: “Howzzat” screams the wicketkeeper as the shiny ball deflects off the pads of the batsmen when he tries a flamboyant hook shot and flies straight into the cabbage patch abutting the ground. It is 11.30am on the Yamuna floodplain a short distance …
    • Signature Bridge mishaps: Delhi govt, cops scramble to curb speed, crashes 26 Nov 2018 10:35 NEW DELHI: After accidents on two consecutive days claimed three lives on the newly opened Signature Bridge, the traffic police has proposed some immediate changes, including widening of the approach roads and installation of speed calming measures at the …
    • Let’s play: DDA plans mini sports complexes in Delhi 26 Nov 2018 10:32 NEW DELHI: Delhi Development Authority (DDA) is going to come up with several ‘mini sports complexes’ in the city, which will provide state-of-the-art sporting facilities of the kind that are found at its 14 sports complexes, albeit on a smaller scale. …
    • Ahead of Chhath, Delhi civic bodies give over Rs 40 lakh to spruce up ghats 11 Nov 2018 21:45 Woman taking ritualistic dips in the Yamuna at New Delhi. (Source: AP/File) With Purvanchalis making up nearly one-third of the city’s over two crore population, the three BJP-ruled civic bodies have opened their coffers in preparation for the festival …
    • A day after Diwali, Delhi records worst air quality of the year 08 Nov 2018 17:31 The Signature Bridge is shrouded in smog in Yamuna Vihar area of Delhi on Thursday. Photo: Bloomberg A thick haze engulfed Delhi on Thursday as it recorded its worst air quality of the year the morning after Diwali, with the pollution level entering “ …
    • Delhi's AQI 642, almost double 2017's 367 08 Nov 2018 14:47 NEW DELHI: Delhi's pollution level post-Diwali nearly doubled in comparison to last year as people burst firecrackers before and after the Supreme Court stipulated time frame of 8 pm to 10 pm. Inspite of the Supreme Court ban, people burst firecrackers …
    • Delhi Minorities Commission’s outreach 07 Nov 2018 05:18 In July 2017, when the Arvind Kejriwal government appointed three members in the Delhi Minorities Commission (DMC)– Dr. Zafarul Islam Khan as chairperson, and Anastasia Gill and Kartar Singh Kochhar as members – one could not grasp the very extent of their …
    • Delhi: Survey warns of massive traffic jams due to opening of Signature Bridge 06 Nov 2018 17:23 NEW DELHI: A joint survey by multiple agencies has predicted a manifold increase in traffic on the Wazirabad Road after the opening of the Signature Bridge for public use. The survey has found that the volume of traffic will increase significantly on the …
    • Delhi needs 20 more bridges just to meet current road traffic load 05 Nov 2018 18:58 NEW DELHI: While Delhi celebrates its newest icon in Signature Bridge, it remains woefully short of pathways on Yamuna. Almost a third of the city’s population resides in densely populated areas of east Delhi, but trans-Yamuna connectivity remains largely …
    • PHOTOS: Delhi's Signature bridge opens for public 05 Nov 2018 08:20 After a delay of 14 years, Delhi's Signature Bridge was opened for public on Monday. Projected as India’s first asymmetrical cable-stayed bridge, with the gesture 'namaste', the bridge is double the height of Qutub Minar. The new landmark …
    • Delhi's Signature Bridge - a tourists' delight 04 Nov 2018 18:32 NEW DELHI: The Signature Bridge over the Yamuna inaugurated at an eventful function Sunday is double the height of Qutub Minar and has been delayed over 14 years. The new landmark will connect the Wazirabad across the river Yamuna to the inner city and …
    • Delhi: Body of baby that fell into drain found near Yamuna, three km away 28 Oct 2018 20:28 Written by Somya Lakhani | New Delhi | Updated: October 29, 2018 1:08:46 am The child’s mother, Pooja (21), was walking on a Delhi Jal Board pipeline above the drain when she slipped and lost her grip on the child. (Representational Image) In the last 11 …
    • Special task force to tackle Delhi’s Mayapuri scrap 26 Oct 2018 01:58 NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal has constituted a seven-member special task force to take action against units involved in illegally dismantling heavy vehicle at the scrap metal market in west Delhi’s Mayapuri. The NGT order followed a TOI report on …
    • NGT forms special task force to tackle Delhi’s Mayapuri scrap menace 25 Oct 2018 23:21 New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal has constituted a seven-member special task force to take action against units involved in illegally dismantling heavy vehicle at the scrap metal market in west Delhi’s Mayapuri. The NGT order followed a TOI report on …
    • Post fanfare, Yamuna resembles decaying waste fied 21 Oct 2018 01:24 NEW DELHI: At Qudsia Ghat on Saturday afternoon, Monu Kumar wades into the Yamuna, scrounging for anything useful in the ghostly debris in the water. The scene is eerily different from the chaos and noise of Friday when hundreds of bright-hued idols …
    • Delhi: Those who beat DCP, 7 other cops also stole police wireless set 20 Oct 2018 22:42 New Delhi | Published: October 21, 2018 4:02:45 am Police said the officers were attacked after they asked around 30 people not to exit from the entry gate. (Praveen Khanna) A day after eight police officers were attacked in an idol immersion ceremony at …
    • After Friday fanfare, Yamuna resembles decaying waste field 20 Oct 2018 19:22 New Delhi: At Qudsia Ghat on Saturday afternoon, Monu Kumar wades into the Yamuna, scrounging for anything useful in the ghostly debris in the water. The scene is eerily different from the chaos and noise of Friday when hundreds of bright-hued idols …
    • Delhi: DCP, 7 officers beaten up trying to control idol immersion crowd 19 Oct 2018 22:02 A Durga idol is taken for immersion in the Yamuna, Friday. (Praveen Khanna) Eight police officers, including DCP (east) Pankaj Kumar Singh, were beaten up at the Yamuna Ghat in Mayur Vihar on Friday evening during the procession to immerse Durga idols in …
    • Jaguar driver spitting on road while driving – Loses control, crashes on Yamuna Expressway 30 Sep 2018 01:38 27 year old Prashant Kasana, a resident of Kasana Towers in Sector Alpha 1, Greater Noida lost his life while he leaned out of the window of his Jaguar luxury sedan to spit out Gutkha / paan masala. Eyewitnesses state that the Jaguar was travelling at …