• What will sting AAP more: Strongholds lost, JJ clusters, minority pockets went with rivals 24 May 2019 21:38 Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convenor Arvind Kejriwal with his deputy Manish Sisodia addresses the media in New Delhi. (Source: PTI/File) For AAP, more worrying than the fact that it did not win a single seat in the Lok Sabha polls is …
  • Against drugs, setting the wheels in motion 18 May 2019 21:33 For three hours every morning, the team on the mobile van attends to opioid addicts in Delhi’s Seemapuri. (Express photo by Aban Usmani) Behind the rear wall of the government dispensary in Delhi’s Old Seemapuri area, an ambulance arrives at the parking …
  • 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: Eye on Centre, Muslims in Delhi tilt to Congress 13 May 2019 06:25 Express News Service NEW DELHI: In a voting trend clearly visible on Sunday, which appeared to prove true the fears of Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, the Congress seems to have got the support of minorities in the national capital. Muslim voters …
  • End Modi, Kejriwal’s ‘arrogance’ democratically: Dikshit 10 May 2019 18:33 New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Former Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, who is contesting from North East Delhi Lok Sabha seat, on Friday appealed the people to end the “arrogance” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a democratic …
  • 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 …
  • Tiwari holds road show for 3rd consecutive day 29 Apr 2019 06:51 New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Bhojpuri actor and singer Manoj Tiwari, re-contesting the North East Delhi Lok Sabha seat, held an 8-km-long road show in his constituency for the third consecutive day on Monday. He kicked off the road show from Seemapuri area …
  • BJP intensifies poll campaign in Delhi 28 Apr 2019 05:32 New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) With less than 15 days to go to for the May 12 Lok Sabha elections in the national capital, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday intensified their poll campaign here. Union Minister Harsh Vardhan, who is pitted against …
  • Delhi: Worker dies after head gets stuck under lift in factory 22 Apr 2019 20:34 No arrest has been made so far. Police have identified the factory owner and have dispatched a team to track him. A 20-year-old lift operator died after his head got stuck under a lift in a factory in Jhilmil Industrial Area Saturday evening. Police have …
  • Maid in the day, Ms Hyde after work: Woman snatched for thrill 17 Apr 2019 03:52 NEW DELHI: During the day, Reshma Praveen worked as a domestic help in Anand Vihar in east Delhi. After work, however, there was a sudden transformation in her. She covered her face with a scarf, rode pillion on her partner’s motorcycle and snatched gold …
  • 2 labourers die, 3 others injured in factory wall collapse 04 Apr 2019 17:36 New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Two labourers died while three others were injured on Thursday after a wall of an aluminium factory collapsed in east Delhi, police said. The incident occurred around noon when a worker informed the local police that five …
  • Delhi: Grocery shopping with son, DTC driver gunned down 01 Apr 2019 19:49 The incident took place in New Usmanpur on Sunday. (Express photo:Abhinav Saha) A 46-year-old DTC bus driver was gunned down by multiple people, including a woman, in front of his five-year-old son in Northeast Delhi’s New Usmanpur on Sunday. Police …
  • Jilted Delhi policeman kills woman, her fiance 31 Mar 2019 04:11 GHAZIABAD: A traffic inspector of Delhi Police and an accomplice were arrested on Saturday for allegedly shooting dead a 26-year-old man and his 32-year-old girlfriend days before they were to get engaged. Dinesh Kumar, currently posted in Seemapuri area …
  • Cops find arms trail tracking murder suspect 12 Mar 2019 23:58 New Delhi: While trailing a suspect in the murder of an employee of a private firm, Crime Branch stumbled upon a syndicate of gunrunners supplying weapons to the gangs of east and northeast Delhi. The country-made pistols sold by this gang were also being …
  • Women stick together, walk for their safety 27 Feb 2019 20:03 NEW DELHI: “Samjhane ki naubat aayee, tabhi humne hockey uthayee,” cried more than 500 girls from Delhi University carrying hockey sticks as they joined hands with Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Wednesday morning in its 13-day march across the city …
  • Are benefits reaching kids? Survey of 1,000 anganwadis hopes to find out 20 Feb 2019 20:41 There are 95 anganwadi projects in Delhi. (Archive) Weighing of children, number of beneficiaries and frequency of visits by supervisors — these are among the aspects that will be put under scanner in around 1,000 anganwadi centres in the city over the …
  • AAP, not BJP, doing real nation building, CM claims as he paves way for two flyovers 11 Feb 2019 10:13 NEW DELHI: Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said his government was contributing to “nation building” by constructing new flyovers, roads, mohalla clinics and schools in the capital. Laying the foundation of two flyovers — at Shastri Park and …
  • Delhi BJP reaches out to Dalit voters through community meals 11 Feb 2019 10:10 The reserved assembly constituencies, including Trilokpuri, Kondli, Seemapuri, Gokalpur, Ambedkar Nagar and Deoli, among others, will be covered under the programme, seeking support for the BJP in the Lok Sabha polls, he said. (File photo) Seeking a …
  • Lesbian 'gang-rapes female victim along with two men' in first-of-its-kind sex attack case in India 05 Feb 2019 13:32 Lesbian 'gang-rapes female victim along with two men' in first-of-its-kind sex attack case in India A 19-year-old has been arrested in India for allegedly raping another woman  India's Supreme Court decriminalised same sex relations in …
  • Delhi Police Arrested a 19-year-old Woman for Raping Another Woman 05 Feb 2019 11:30 NET Bureau Delhi police have arrested a woman on charges of ‘raping’ another woman under Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, making it the first such development in India ever, especially after the Supreme Court decriminalised same sex relations in …
  • Why the number of creches has dropped sharply 30 Jan 2019 23:45 In 2015, there were over 23,000 centrally run creches for the poor in India. Then, in 2017, the government tweaked the way these creches were funded. Now, there are a little over 7,000. With their numbers so drastically reduced there is a serious worry …
  • Why the number of creches has dropped sharply since 2017 30 Jan 2019 22:49 In 2015, there were over 23,000 centrally run creches for the poor in India. Then, in 2017, the government tweaked the way these creches were funded. Now, there are a little over 7,000. With their numbers so drastically reduced there is a serious worry …
  • The RNG stories 14 Jan 2019 14:32 RNG award winners. (Express photo: Neeraj Priyadarshi) From inside an NSCN (I-M) camp to the cricket fields of Moga, from a Meghalaya Raj Bhavan scandal to illegal sand mining along the coastline of Tuticorin, from the workings of the Capital’s power …
  • After ‘khichdi’ feast, BJP to woo Purvanchalis with ‘dahi-choora’ 14 Jan 2019 02:47 NEW DELHI: After the ‘khichdi’ spectacle at Ramlila Maidan, the humble ‘dahi-choora’ will become yet another desi cuisine that the BJP plans to dish out for connecting with the masses. On Sunday, the BJP unit in Delhi will be hosting a ‘dahi-choora’ feast …
  • Delhi: Man stabbed for objecting to harassment 07 Jan 2019 23:34 An FIR has been registered at Seemapuri police station and police are conducting raids to nab the accused (Representational) A man was stabbed, allegedly by four persons, after he objected to them passing lewd comments at his sister. Police said the …
  • Man accidentally swallows toothbrush, gets relief at AIIMS 05 Jan 2019 07:58 The 12-cm-long toothbrush was removed by performing an endoscopy, a procedure in which a snare was used to pull it out from the upper abdomen. A 36-year-old man, who accidentally swallowed a toothbrush while cleaning his throat on the advice of a quack, …
  • Wrong Google search costs woman Rs 1 lakh 30 Dec 2018 12:54 Gadgets Now | Debashis Sarkar | Dec 30, 2018, 03.30 PM IST 1 / 17Wrong Google search makes Delhi woman lose Rs 1 lakh to cyber criminals: All you need to know Little did a woman from Seemapuri region of East Delhi knew that a simple Google search …
  • ‘Google search fraud’: All you need to know 18 Dec 2018 02:24 Gadgets Now | Debashis Sarkar | Dec 18, 2018, 07.25 AM IST 1 / 17​Woman loses Rs 1 lakh to ‘Google search fraud’: All you need to know Little did a woman from Seemapuri region of East Delhi knew that a simple Google search mistake could lead to a fraud …
  • Ghaziabad: 8-year-old killed after SUV stunt goes wrong at wedding ceremony 30 Nov 2018 05:54 [Representational Image]Johannes Simon/Getty Images An eight-year-old boy was killed after an SUV rammed into him at a wedding ceremony in Nandgram, Ghaziabad on Wednesday night, November 28. The driver of the Scorpio SUV was pulling road stunts as a …
  • Hungry for change, they fight for right to food 14 Nov 2018 07:45 NEW DELHI: For a long time, Aditya Rawat (15) wasn’t happy with the midday meal his school fed him. Then he saw midday meal being thrown away due to poor quality at an anganwadi in his colony. That’s when this Class X student of a south Delhi government …
  • Skill development programme: Trained for three months, 34 manual scavengers find hope for fresh start 06 Nov 2018 21:47 Written by Somya Lakhani | New Delhi | Published: November 7, 2018 2:02:04 am Kejriwal handed out the certificates Suresh Vaid’s memory fails him when he talks about school, since he dropped out in Class II to pursue manual scavenging like his parents. On …
  • Office of profit: Kovind rejects plea to disqualify 27 AAP MLAs 26 Oct 2018 03:29 Finding it “not maintainable”, President Ram Nath Kovind has rejected a petition to disqualify 27 legislators of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for allegedly holding office of profit by being appointed as chairpersons of Rogi Kalyan Samitis (RKS) attached to …
  • President rejects petition for disqualification of 27 AAP MLAs in Office of Profit case 25 Oct 2018 09:13 New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) A petition seeking disqualification of 27 Aam Aadmi Party MLAs has been dismissed by President Ram Nath Kovind on the opinion of the Election Commission. The petition filed by one Vibhor Anand seeking their disqualification on the …
  • Delhi: Over 20 sewer deaths since last year, relatives of victims find little closure 21 Oct 2018 20:01 Rani allegedly tried to kill herself after her partner died cleaning a sewer. Since 2017, 22 people have died cleaning sewers, septic tanks and rainwater harvesting pits. Over the course of a week, The Indian Express tracked down five families to see if …
  • '2 men, 19-year-old girl rape' woman in Delhi 04 Oct 2018 05:46 NEW DELHI: A 25-year-old woman was allegedly raped by two men after being lured to Delhi by a 19-year-old girl on the pretext of investing in a business. One of the men has been arrested. A case of rape was registered against the two men at Seemapuri …
  • Delhi: Woman says 2 men and a 19-year-old girl raped her 03 Oct 2018 22:03 NEW DELHI: A 25-year-old woman was allegedly raped by two men after being lured to Delhi by a 19-year-old girl on the pretext of investing in a business. One of the men has been arrested. A case of rape was registered against the two men at Seemapuri …
  • Woman alleges rape by 19-year-old girl 03 Oct 2018 20:45 The incident started to unfold in March when she quit her job to invest in her own business. New Delhi: In a first such case after the Supreme Court’s landmark verdict of decriminalising homosexuality, a 25-year-old woman has alleged that a 19-year-old …
  • Delhi Horror! Woman alleges rape by 19-year-old girl, fails to get her booked 03 Oct 2018 10:22 A 25-year-old woman has alleged that a 19-year-old girl raped her using a sex toy and also subjected her to continuous cruelty. The victim, even after repeated attempts, has failed to lodge a police complaint against the accused woman. This shocking case …
  • Delhi: UP Gate closed to keep out protesting farmers 02 Oct 2018 15:14 NEW DELHI: Thousands of commuters were stuck for hours on the roads of east Delhi and Ghaziabad on Monday evening as the police restricted traffic movement on NH-24 and through the UP-Delhi borders, unable to stop the march of more than 30,000 farmers …
  • Indian girl, seven, is left fighting for life after being raped with a hose 26 Sep 2018 09:38 A seven-year-old girl is fighting for her life after being brutally raped with a hose pipe before being left for dead. After carrying out the horrific assault, the rapist handed the child 10 rupees and a piece of chocolate, telling her to keep quiet about …
  • Girl, 7, raped with hose pipe left fighting for life as calls mount for her attacker to face death penalty 26 Sep 2018 09:07 A seven-year-old girl is fighting for her life after being brutally raped with a hose pipe before being left for dead. After carrying out the horrific assault, the rapist handed the child 10 rupees and a piece of chocolate, telling her to keep quiet about …
  • India: Mom says 7-year-old raped with a hose was offered candy to stay silent 23 Sep 2018 01:41 (CNN) — After raping the 7-year-old girl with a water hose in New Delhi, the attacker handed her 10 rupees and a piece of chocolate in exchange for her silence, according to her mother. He then left her — a towel around her waist and bleeding — near her …
  • La violación con una manguera a una niña de 7 años en India, el último capítulo de una serie de ataques a niñas 22 Sep 2018 08:11 AngelaBonachera (CNN) - Una nia de 7 aos se encuentra en estado crtico en un hospital de Nueva Delhi despus de someterse a una ciruga por lesiones que sufri mientras era violada con una manguera de agua, informaron el mircoles las autoridades de India. Su …
  • She was raped with a hose, then given 10 rupees to buy her silence 21 Sep 2018 21:22 After raping the 7-year-old girl with a water hose in New Delhi, the attacker handed her 10 rupees and a piece of chocolate in exchange for her silence, according to her mother. He then left her — a towel around her waist and bleeding — near her home. The …
  • Mom: 7-year-old raped with hose was offered candy in exchange for silence 21 Sep 2018 15:22 The 26-year-old mother scooped up the frightened child and asked her to point out the man, she told CNN on Thursday."She was holding her stomach and she was bleeding," said the mother, whose name is being withheld because rape victims and their …
  • Mother of 7-year-old rape victim: Attacker ‘should be hanged’ for what he’s done 21 Sep 2018 13:07 After raping the 7-year-old girl with a water hose in New Delhi, the attacker handed her 10 rupees and a piece of chocolate in exchange for her silence, according to her mother. He then left her — a towel around her waist and bleeding — near her home. The …
  • Mother of 7-year-old rape victim in India says attacker should be hanged 20 Sep 2018 21:32 After raping the 7-year-old girl with a water hose in New Delhi, the attacker handed her 10 rupees and a piece of chocolate in exchange for her silence, according to her mother. He then left her — a towel around her waist and bleeding — near her home. The …
  • Brutal attack latest in string of rape cases in India 20 Sep 2018 15:20 Her mother was by her bedside after the girl underwent hours of surgery. The exact type of pipe used in the assault is unclear. A 21-year-old has been arrested in connection with the rape, which occurred in the district of Shahdara in the northeastern part …
  • Rape of 7-year-old in India marks the latest in series ... 20 Sep 2018 00:40 (CNN) — A 7-year-old girl is in critical condition at a New Delhi hospital after undergoing surgery for injuries she suffered while being raped with a metal water pipe, officials said Wednesday. Her mother was by her bedside after the girl underwent hours …
  • Rape of 7-year-old in India marks the latest in series of attacks on girls 19 Sep 2018 18:59 A 7-year-old girl is in critical condition at a New Delhi hospital after undergoing surgery for injuries she suffered while being raped with a metal water pipe, officials said Wednesday. Her mother was by her bedside after the girl underwent hours of …
  • 7-year-old raped in Shahdara, man held 18 Sep 2018 23:51 Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson Swati Maliwal tweeted about the incident. New Delhi: A 21-year-old man in Shahdara’s Seemapuri area has been arrested for allegedly raping a seven-year-old girl. The incident took place on Monday night, police …
  • Imagine a World With 130 Million More Girls in School 13 Sep 2018 20:17 by Ashley Williams and Maureen Simpson For Project Concern International Back-to-school photos are likely flooding your social media feed and conjuring up bittersweet memories of awkward adolescence and teenage angst. But for many girls around the world, …
  • Voter turnout up 2% in Delhi University polls, results today 13 Sep 2018 19:39 Written by Shradha Chettri | New Delhi | Published: September 13, 2018 1:10:02 am Students queue up to vote, Wednesday. (Praveen Khanna) More students came out to vote for the Delhi University Students’ Union elections this year as compared to the last. …
  • Nursing to gardening — govt initiative offers new hope to manual scavengers 24 Aug 2018 23:51 The district administration Friday launched a skill development programme for the identified manual scavengers, who were engaged in cleaning sewers. (Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal) Delhi government’s first ever official list of manual scavengers has one …
  • Delhi Man Kills Woman, Her Son When Asked To Repay Loan 20 Aug 2018 13:04 The accused was a batchmate of the woman's son in a computer class a year ago (Representational) New Delhi: A man was arrested for allegedly killing a woman and her son in Seemapuri area of Shahdara when she asked the accused to repay a Rs 25,000 loan …
  • Rains lash north India amid flood fears 27 Jul 2018 16:24 New Delhi: Triggering a flood-like situation at many places, the rains across north India continued for the second day on Friday. Normal life was been thrown out of gear in Delhi and parts of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, …
  • Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR, traffic affected 27 Jul 2018 05:11 New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Incessant rains overnight that lashed the national capital and its adjoining areas affected the morning traffic on Friday as the city continued to experience moderate and scattered showers. The weather department said the city …
  • Heavy rain lashes Delhi NCR, schools shut in Ghaziabad today 27 Jul 2018 03:37 Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR on thursday-Express Photo by Gajendra Yadav,26/07/2018 Rain lashed Delhi-NCR on Thursday, with east Delhi, Noida and Ghaziabad receiving heavy showers in the first half of the day. The District Magistrate of Ghaziabad …
  • Rains disrupt life, rivers in spate in N India 26 Jul 2018 16:05 New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Most of north India on Thursday witnessed heavy rains which brought some relief from humidity, but sent water levels to dangerous levels in many rivers. The downpour also led to water-logging, causing trouble for commuters. Apart …
  • Rains disrupt life, rivers in spate in N India (Roundup) 26 Jul 2018 14:05 New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Most of north India on Thursday witnessed heavy rains which brought some relief from humidity, but sent water levels to dangerous levels in many rivers. The downpour also led to water-logging, causing trouble for commuters. Apart …
  • Many areas across Delhi-NCR water-logged after incessant rains 26 Jul 2018 10:01 New Delhi/Noida, July 26 (IANS) The heavy rains lashed Delhi-NCR on Thursday morning improved the weather, but caused trouble for commuters as many areas were water-logged. Though the rains brought respite from the humid conditions and brought down the …
  • He Said They "Had To Talk", Takes Teen To Delhi Park, Allegedly Rapes Her 14 Jul 2018 18:58 Police said the incident occurred at a park in east Delhi on Friday evening (Representational) New Delhi: A 15-year-old girl was raped by her male friend after he took her into a dark, deserted park on the pretext of talking to her privately, police said …
  • Teenage girl raped by friend in Delhi park, accused held 14 Jul 2018 17:51 New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) A 15-year-old girl was raped by her male friend after he took her into a dark, deserted park on the pretext of talking to her privately, police said on Saturday adding that the accused has been arrested. Police said the incident …
  • Cong seeks to change discourse with fellowship plan 30 Jun 2018 08:37 It was a Chinese friend who told Harshal Kate, 28, about "a very interesting public policy" programme. He then applied with an essay on public policy challenges facing India. Two weeks later he heard back from the organisersthe Congress party. He …
  • Congress seeks to change the discourse with a fellowship programme 30 Jun 2018 04:21 It was a Chinese friend who told Harshal Kate, 28, about "a very interesting public policy" programme. He then applied with an essay on public policy challenges facing India. Two weeks later he heard back from the organisersthe Congress party. He …
  • Delhi BJP plans four mega rallies, one to woo Purvanchali voters 10 Jun 2018 08:34 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: June 10, 2018 1:57:14 pm Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018 polling was held in 222 constituencies of the 224-member Assembly as elections in two constituencies, Jayanagara and Rajrajeshwari were countermanded. (Express …
  • Manish Sisodia rakes up issue of full statehood for Delhi in assembly 06 Jun 2018 18:08 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: June 6, 2018 11:23:50 pm Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia (File Photo)  Raking up the issue of full statehood for Delhi in the assembly, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday listed projects and …
  • Boy who found sibling’s body first thought it’s a plastic doll 04 Jun 2018 22:09 The boy went missing on December 1, 2016 Over the last 18 months, Nazar Mohammad (40) has frequented shelter homes and hospitals in Seemapuri and Shalimar Bagh, and travelled to Hapur and Meerut in search of his four-year-old son, who went missing from …
  • Shahdara kidnapping case: Delhi Police file chargesheet 15 May 2018 11:25 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: May 15, 2018 4:49:42 pm The chargesheet was filed before Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Ajay Garg in the Karkardooma Court earlier this month and the accused were booked for kidnapping, attempt to murder, theft, wrongful …
  • India has 14 of world’s 20 most polluted cities, Kanpur tops the list 03 May 2018 12:28 Garbage pickers burn waste on the road at Seemapuri in New Delhi every morning which causes air pollution. (Express Photo by Praveen Khanna) A new global report on air pollution by the World Health Organisation (WHO) shows that 14 of the 15 cities with the …
  • Police arrests criminal in new seemapuri colony 10 Apr 2018 03:18 Bhati, who is wanted in two cases, including one under the Gangster Act, in Uttar Pradesh, was spotted riding a mobike. New Delhi:  A criminal carrying a reward of Rs 50,000 has been arrested in New Seemapuri locality,  police said on Monday.  The accused, …
  • Delhi: Woman abducts former boyfriend’s daughter, abandons her at temple 24 Mar 2018 21:09 Police said the accused, Laxmi, abducted the toddler and abandoned her at a temple. (Source: Thinkstock images) A 28-YEAR-OLD woman allegedly abducted her ex-boyfriend’s three-month-old daughter from Seemapuri after he refused to meet her, police said, …
  • Delhi Passengers Face Hardship As Cluster Bus Drivers Intensify Strike 16 Mar 2018 20:57 Passengers in parts of the city faced hardship as scores of drivers of buses run under the city's cluster scheme on Friday intensified their strike seeking hike in minimum wages. Some of the drivers of the nearly 1,700 buses operated as part of the …
  • Woman killed school security guard with new boyfriend’s help 06 Mar 2018 20:22 New Delhi: The murder of a security guard at a convent school in Seemapuri has been solved with the arrest of his girlfriend and her male friend. The woman, Anita, claimed that she had grown bored of her relationship with the victim, Devi Lal (42), and …
  • Woman among two held for killing school guard 06 Mar 2018 15:22 NEW DELHI: Two persons, including a woman, were arrested for allegedly killing a 45-year-old night watchman in Seemapuri, the police said today. The body of Devi Dayal, with head injuries inflicted by a blunt object, was found on Sunday at Bal Convent …
  • Stray bullet kills bridegroom in Delhi 28 Feb 2018 11:44 New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) A bridegroom was killed here when a bullet fired by one of the invitees in celebratory firing during a marriage function hit him, police said on Wednesday. The incident occurred in Seemapuri in North East Delhi late on Tuesday when …
  • 1,800 students aged 7-10 in corporation schools ‘addicted’ 21 Feb 2018 20:44 NEW DELHI: Education department officials at the north corporation initially refused to believe that Kamlesh (name changed), a Class III student at a municipal school in Rohini, was consuming ‘solutions’ for getting a high. However, they were soon proved …
  • Kejriwal to focus on roads 15 Feb 2018 02:19 Construction of roads and drains in unauthorised colonies, installation of CCTV cameras and completion of the Mohalla Clinics project will be on the Aam Aadmi Party government’s to-do list in the coming year, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on …
  • How Delhi Police rescued 5-year-old kidnapped boy 08 Feb 2018 13:51 (MENAFN - NewsBytes) How Delhi Police rescued 5-year-old kidnapped boy 07 Feb 2018 The kidnap and rescue of Vihaan Gupta, a five-year-old boy in Delhi, is no less thrilling than an Abbas-Mustan film. He was abducted from his school bus on the morning of …
  • Why Delhi kids have weaker lungs than EU’s 07 Feb 2018 19:57 New Delhi: Even as the Centre claims that there is no direct link between diseases and air pollution, the Delhi-based Hazard Centre and some independent researchers have released a study highlighting how severe pollution levels at 15 locations along eight …
  • Delhi boy kidnapped from school van rescued 06 Feb 2018 22:28 NEW DELHI: Twelve days after a five-year-old boy was pulled out of his school van in Shahdara by two armed men who had shot the driver in the leg, Delhi Police's crime branch dramatically rescued the child after a fierce gunbattle with the kidnappers …
  • Delhi boy kidnapped from school van rescued after shootout 06 Feb 2018 20:54 NEW DELHI: Twelve days after a five-year-old boy was pulled out of his school van in Shahdara by two armed men who had shot the driver in the leg, Delhi Police's crime branch dramatically rescued the child after a fierce gunbattle with the kidnappers …
  • Delhi boy kidnapped from school van rescuedThe shootout began at 1am and lasted barely a minute. It left one of the kidnappers dead and another injured. Two cops, including a commando, were shot in the chest in the burst of fire but escaped unhurt,… 06 Feb 2018 20:49 NEW DELHI: Twelve days after a five-year-old boy was pulled out of his school van in Shahdara by two armed men who had shot the driver in the leg, Delhi Police's crime branch dramatically rescued the child after a fierce gunbattle with the kidnappers …
  • Another office-of-profit plea pending with EC 19 Jan 2018 21:41 AAP in a soup as membership of 27 other MLAs, including former parl secys, also at stake. New Delhi: With the Election Commission’s (EC) recommendation to President Ram Nath Kovind to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs for holding office-of-profit in violation of the …
  • Two Kochi thefts solved with three arrests in Delhi; call details led police to accused 10 Jan 2018 22:38 Written by Anand Mohan J | New Delhi | Published: January 11, 2018 2:47 am The arrested accused with Delhi and Kerala police officers Two dacoities that took place within a span of 24 hours on December 15 in Kochi have been cracked — and the three accused …
  • Cousin detained to check role in east Delhi ‘honour killing’ 06 Jan 2018 21:42 NEW DELHI: A day after a man was killed and his girlfriend seriously injured by the woman's family members in east Delhi, the police have detained his cousin. Cops suspect that Sunil might have informed the woman's uncle and brother about the …
  • Honour killing in Delhi: Father of three stabbed to death for eloping with relative 06 Jan 2018 20:02 The married man was stabbed multiple times after he eloped with his girlfriend [Representational Image][Representational Image]Reuters In a case of alleged honour killing, a 30-year-old man, who eloped with his girlfriend, was killed in Delhi's New …
  • Cousin detained to check role in ‘honour killing’ 06 Jan 2018 19:46 New Delhi: A day after a man was killed and his girlfriend seriously injured by the woman's family members in east Delhi, the police have detained his cousin. Cops suspect that Sunil might have informed the woman's uncle and brother about the …
  • Delhi: Man killed, woman injured in suspected honour killing case 05 Jan 2018 22:53 Representational photo In a suspected case of honour killing, a 30-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman he eloped with were stabbed by two men in east Delhi’s Mayur Vihar Friday evening. While the man, Dinesh, succumbed to his injuries, the woman, who was …
  • Youth stabbed to death in honour killing, girl critical 05 Jan 2018 22:15 She brought embarrassment to family, say uncle and brother. New Delhi: In yet another incident of honour killing, a 35-year-old man was stabbed to death by two men on a motorcycle in east Delhi’s Mayur Vihar on Friday. A woman accompanying the man in a cab …
  • Delhi: No more late nights, excess paperwork as malkhanas go digital 03 Jan 2018 22:36 Malkhana at GTB Enclave police station. Instead of shelves, files are kept in cartons, locked in almirahs. (Source: Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey) Things have changed for head constable Murari Lal (45) — the malkhana in-charge of GTB Enclave police …
  • Burning of waste in the open 23 Nov 2017 05:47 This is a regular scene in the morning hours at New Seemapuri, in front of the PWD office/DUSIB Jan Suvidha Parisar, JJ Colony, E-Block. Similar is the situation along the road to New Seemapuri, adjoining C-Block/J-Block, Dilshad Colony. The area …
  • Delhi: Four dead, two injured as fire engulfs Seemapuri building 07 Jul 2017 23:50 Written by Alok Singh | New Delhi | Published:July 8, 2017 4:06 am Two-wheelers and bicycles parked on the ground floor were gutted in the blaze. Praveen Khanna Four members of a family were killed and two critically injured after a fire broke out in a …
  • Fire kills four in New Delhi’s Seemapuri 07 Jul 2017 04:39 Four members from three generations of the same family were killed and two others injured when a fire broke out at their residence in Seemapuri, New Delhi, on Friday. The deceased include a 63-year-old man, his son and two grandchildren. The accident …
  • Seven arrested with cannabis, country-made pistols in Delhi’s Seemapuri 01 Jun 2017 10:04 New Delhi: In two similar cases, two people were arrested with almost 28 kg cannabis and two country-made pistols and five people caught with four country-made weapons in Delhi’s Seemapuri area. A total of 27 cartridges were recovered from them. More …
  • Delhi civic polls: Seemapuri borders on zero growth 13 Apr 2017 03:47 NEW DELHI: Seemapuri, as the name suggests, is the last constituency in northeast Delhi bordering Uttar Pradesh. Here too, civic infrastructure is in an abysmal state and residents rue that corruption at the lower levels in East Delhi Municipal Corporation …
  • Seemapuri borders on zero growth 12 Apr 2017 20:20 New Delhi: Seemapuri, as the name suggests, is the last constituency in northeast Delhi bordering Uttar Pradesh. Here too, civic infrastructure is in an abysmal state and residents rue that corruption at the lower levels in East Delhi Municipal Corporation …
  • Gym trainer killing: TikTok popularity may be the motive 22 May 2019 08:19 New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Preliminary investigation into the sensational killing of celebrity TikTok artiste and gym trainer Mohit Mor in South Delhi on Tuesday suggests that his rising popularity could have been the motive behind the daylight murder. …
  • As Delhi Cop Dead, Daughter Seeks Security For Family Alleging Threat 21 May 2019 14:43 Police has said there was no "death causing" injury on the body of the cop. (Representational) New Delhi: The daughter of a 58-year-old Delhi cop, who died on Sunday, today wrote to the Station House Officer (SHO) of Delhi's Vivek Vihar, …
  • Shahdara: Officer dies after being chased, assaulted, Kejriwal asks who will take responsibility 20 May 2019 21:02 Rajkumar’s family at their home Monday. (Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey) A 57-year-old sub-inspector died minutes after he was beaten up by a registered criminal in Shahdara’s Vivek Vihar area late Sunday night, prompting a sharp reaction from Chief …
  • Death sends ripples of fear in neighbourhood 20 May 2019 21:02 Residents remembered Rajkumar as the “good samaritan” who “stopped criminals in the area from running illegal businesses by complaining against them”. “If a police officer is not safe here, then what is the guarantee we are?” asked SI Rajkumar’s neighbour, …
  • Delhi cop killed after fight with neighbour 20 May 2019 19:48 New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) A Sub-Inspector of the Delhi police was beaten to death by his neighbour on Sunday in East Delhi after the officer protested against the assailant illegally selling liquor in the area, a police officer said on Monday. The deceased …
  • Manoj Tiwari demands probe into sub-inspector killing 20 May 2019 18:09 Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari. (Express photo by Amit Mehra) New Delhi, May 20 (PTI) Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari on Monday demanded a probe into the death of a Delhi police sub-inspector in Vivek Vihar area, saying society has no place for”goondaism …
  • Manoj Tiwari Demands Probe Into Death Of Delhi Sub-Inspector 20 May 2019 17:54 Manoj Tiwari condoled the death of the sub inspector and prayed for the family (File Photo) New Delhi: Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari on Monday demanded a probe into the death of a Delhi police sub-inspector in Vivek Vihar area, saying society has no …
  • Who will take responsibility for safety of Delhiites when even police officials not safe: Kejriwal 20 May 2019 17:43 New Delhi: A day after a sub-inspector died after he was attacked by a suspected criminal, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday asked who will take responsibility for the safety of Delhiites when police officials themselves are not safe in the …
  • One held in connection with Delhi Police cop's death 20 May 2019 14:43 [India], Mar 20 (ANI): A Delhi Police sub-inspector lost his life on Sunday night in east Delhi's Vivek Vihar area after allegedly getting into a fight with some miscreants, his family members alleged. One person, a history-sheeter, has been arrested …
  • Even police is not safe in Delhi: Kejriwal 20 May 2019 14:27 New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday condemned the killing of a Delhi Police Sub-Inspector and questioned who will be responsible for the safety of the people in the city when even police is not safe here. “Extremely …
  • Delhi police sub-inspector dies after being assaulted at Shahdara 20 May 2019 14:10 The incident took place on Sunday night in Vivek Vihar area when he had gone out for a walk after dinner, a senior police officer said. (Image for representational purpose) A 58-year-old sub-inspector of the Delhi Police died after he was assaulted …
  • Delhi Police SI beaten to death by gangsters in Vivek Vihar 20 May 2019 07:55
  • Delhi Police Sub-Inspector killed after fight with miscreants 20 May 2019 07:28 By ANI NEW DELHI: A Sub-Inspector with the Delhi Police was killed on Sunday night in Vivek Vihar's Kasturba Nagar area. According to the inspector's family, he lost his life after getting into a fight with miscreants. Sub-Inspector Rajkumar had …
  • West Delhi businessman’s murder: Revenge calls drown out victim’s family 17 May 2019 18:10 Even as inflammatory speeches and heated arguments on how to “throw out the Muslims from Basai” went on, Delhi Police and CRPF personnel kept tight vigil. (Representational Image) The moment the murdered businessman’s brother heard a young man say “Yeh …
  • Who sneaked in pamphlets in newspapers maligning AAP's Atishi? 12 May 2019 13:26 The pamphlet had objectionable content defaming Atishi, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and Delhi’s Dy CM Manish Sisodia. New Delhi: During the election season, no politician can escape political mudslinging. Fierce attacks and criticism define elections. However …
  • Who sneaked in pamphlets in newspapers maligning AAP's Atishi Marlena? 12 May 2019 12:59 The pamphlet had objectionable content defaming Atishi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Delhi’s Deputy CM Manish Sisodia. New Delhi: During the election season, no politician can escape political mudslinging. Fierce attacks and criticism define …
  • AAP's Atishi Throws Light On How "Silent Voters" Choose Leaders In Delhi 12 May 2019 08:40 General elections 2019: AAP's Atishi says women's security is a major issue in East Delhi New Delhi: Atishi, the Aam Aadmi Party's East Delhi candidate, today expressed confidence that her party would be able to repeat the success it saw in the …
  • Atishi-Gautam Gambhir row: Newspaper vendor says was paid to insert 300 pamphlets 11 May 2019 12:14 AAP leader Atishi has accused BJP candidate Gautam Gambhir of creating and distributing a pamphlet containing sexist attacks. Two days after Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) East Delhi candidate Atishi accused cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir of …
  • Atishi smear note: Vendor says was paid to place 300 in papers 11 May 2019 00:43 Pamphlet targeted AAP East Delhi candidate Atishi Marlena. (PTI) A day after the AAP and BJP in Delhi blamed each other for distributing a pamphlet containing derogatory claims about AAP’s East Delhi candidate Atishi, a newspaper vendor told The Indian …
  • Smear pamphlet on Atishi: AAP, Gambhir accuse each other 10 May 2019 00:11 New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) East Delhi candidate Atishi breaks down during a press conference by Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia (unseen), ahead of the sixth phase of Lok Sabha polls, in New Delhi, Thursday, May 9, 2019. (PTI Photo/Atul …
  • 37 cases against Delhi politicians since January 2010 02 Apr 2019 20:41 In Southwest district, a total 19 cases were registered against the politicians in which nine cases were reported in 2015. New Delhi: The Delhi police has registered 37 cases against the politicians of various parties in the national capital from January …
  • 9-Year-Old Learnt 'Good Touch', 'Bad Touch' In School. 'Uncle' Arrested 22 Feb 2019 18:07 The girl was counselled and the 37-year-old accused has been arrested. (FILE PHOTO) New Delhi: A 37-year-old man in Delhi was arrested after a nine-year-old girl accused him of "inappropriately" touching her. The parents of the girl had filed a …
  • At Delhi’s World Class Skill Centre, English, quota top concerns 11 Feb 2019 10:11 Students clean a training room that resembles a hotel suite. (Express photo by Amitava Chakraborty) It is 10.30 am. In the lawns outside, two youth in their early 20s are dealing with applicants who have queued up at the World Class Skill Centre (WCSC) in …
  • A ‘pesky insurance agent’, a murder case with loose ends 05 Feb 2019 20:37 The Indian Express had reported about the incident on January 11, 2012; the victim, Sarojini Bartwal Six months before 78-year-old Sarojini Bartwal, a former journalist, was murdered in her east Delhi flat in 2012, she had complained to the Delhi Police …
  • Speeding car crashes into another in Delhi; three charred as both vehicles catch fire 24 Jan 2019 04:17 NEW DELHI: Three people were charred to death and two others were severely injured after their vehicles — an Eeco Sport and a Maruti Omni — collided and caught fire on Wednesday evening on Anand Vihar flyover. While one person died on the spot, two men …
  • Speeding car crashes into another; three charred as both vehicles catch fire 24 Jan 2019 01:47 NEW DELHI: Three people were charred to death and two others were severely injured after their vehicles — an Eeco Sport and a Maruti Omni — collided and caught fire on Wednesday evening on Anand Vihar flyover. While one person died on the spot, two men …
  • Delhi's air quality slightly improves, CPCB task force recommends intensification of ground-level action 18 Jan 2019 19:22 By PTI NEW DELHI: Delhi's air quality slightly improved with increased wind speed Friday but was recorded in "very poor" category as CPCB-led task force recommended municipal commissioners (MC) and district magistrates (DM) to review ground- …
  • Delhi air pollution again reaches ‘severe’ levels 12 Jan 2019 08:40 New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Owing to a rise in humidity and light winds, the overall air quality of the national capital slipped to the ‘severe’ zone on Saturday, despite the authorities predicting it would remain in the ‘very poor’ category. “Calm winds …
  • Six World Class Skill Centres to start in Delhi from March 11 Jan 2019 14:41 New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The Delhi government will open six world class skill centres (WCSCs) in the national capital in March, with a total capacity of 720 seats, to prepare students to acquire different professional skills, Education Minister Manish …
  • Delhi: Advocate plays cop, tracks snatcher in 12 hours 26 Dec 2018 21:02 NEW DELHI: Sudesh Chowdhary, an advocate in his late 30s, was out for dinner with his family and friends on Monday night when his wife’s purse was snatched from his hand in fro nt of a mall in east Delhi’s Anand Vihar. Rather than informing the police, …
  • Casteist question in DSSSB exam: Court issues bailable warrant against Delhi Police official 14 Dec 2018 21:30 The court had earlier asked the ACP to file a status report in the matter. (Representational) A Delhi court Friday issued bailable warrant against a senior official of Delhi Police for not giving complete documents in a case related to an alleged casteist …
  • Delhi: Snatchers kill youth, place body on tracks; held 14 Dec 2018 20:11 NEW DELHI: In September, the family of 20-year-old Samad was excited. Samad had received a call for a job interview in Bareilly, UP. On September 16, as he left home, with dreams for the future, his family wished him luck and asked him to come back in two …
  • Central Pollution Control Board pinpoints pollution hotspots  13 Dec 2018 08:11 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The Air quality is going to remain ‘severe’ for the next two days, said the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), which has recommended that all municipal corporations carry out a special drive and “corrective actions” …
  • CPCB calls for special anti-pollution drive in areas in Delhi battling severe pollution 12 Dec 2018 17:01 Delhi pollution The Central Pollution Control Authority-led task force has directed all municipal corporation and other concerned agencies in Delhi-NCR to carry out a special drive and enforce corrective actions particularly in the areas battling severe …
  • CPCB calls for special anti-pollution drive in NCR areas battling severe pollution 12 Dec 2018 13:26 According to data, 19 areas in Delhi have been identified where special anti-pollution drive would be carried out. New Delhi: The Central Pollution Control Authority-led task force has directed all municipal corporation and other concerned agencies in …
  • Delhi’s air quality deteriorates, may further worsen in next two days: Authorities 09 Dec 2018 15:51 The Centre-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting said the overall air quality of Delhi will further deteriorate over the next two days. Delhi’s air quality significantly deteriorated Sunday with a fall in temperature which slowed dispersion of …
  • Delhi's Air Quality Worsens, Likely To Deteriorate Further In Next 2 Days 09 Dec 2018 15:50 An AQI between 201 and 300 is considered 'poor', 301 and 400 'very poor' and 401 and 500 is 'severe' New Delhi: Delhi's air quality significantly deteriorated Sunday with a fall in temperature which slowed dispersion of …
  • Authorities forecast significant deterioration in Delhi air quality 30 Nov 2018 05:45 New Delhi: The national capital's air quality continued to remain in the 'very poor' category on Thursday due to unfavourable meteorological conditions that slowed down dispersion of pollutants even as authorities forecast 'significant …
  • Delhi: Air quality remains in ‘very poor’ category 30 Nov 2018 01:02 It said that 20 areas in the national capital recorded “very poor” air quality while it was “poor” in six areas. New Delhi: Delhi's air quality continued to remain  in the “very poor” category Thursday due to unfavourable weather  conditions that …
  • Weddings may leave Delhi traffic in 'knots' 19 Nov 2018 14:57 NEW DELHI: With wedding season round the corner, various parts of the capital will be witnessing massive traffic snarls on Monday. Traffic police officials are expecting heavy traffic on the roads, in the next few days too. With thousands of weddings …
  • Thousands of weddings in Delhi-NCR today; avoid these routes 19 Nov 2018 08:55 NEW DELHI: With wedding season round the corner, various parts of the capital will be witnessing massive traffic snarls on Monday. Traffic police officials are expecting heavy traffic on the roads, in the next few days too. With thousands of weddings …
  • 2-km flyover set to end chaos near Anand Vihar 15 Nov 2018 09:06 NEW DELHI: The public works department will soon construct a 2-km flyover connecting two major traffic intersections to improve traffic flow between Anand Vihar ISBT and Dilshad Garden metro station. Senior PWD officials said UTTIPEC has given its approval …
  • Delhi pollution level 09 Nov 2018 10:02 NEW DELHI: Tradition trumped law and concern over air pollution as a large number of Delhiites openly defied the Supreme Court’s guidelines and celebrated Diwali on Wednesday by bursting traditional firecrackers despite a major crackdown. Track the …
  • Diwali gets noisier, more polluted despite SC curbs 09 Nov 2018 02:14 Pollution in Delhi reached hazardous levels on Diwali and Thursday morning as the Supreme Court order restricting the use of firecrackers was violated across the city. A comparative analysis by the Delhi Environment Department showed that peaks for …
  • Delhi gets new pollution hotspots on Diwali day 08 Nov 2018 20:34 NEW DELHI: The Diwali night introduced new names on the pollution hotspot map of Delhi when areas like Jahangirpuri, Ashok Vihar, Nehru Nagar and Wazirpur matched the ‘apocalyptic’ levels of the well-known trouble spots like Anand Vihar, Punjabi Bagh and …
  • Delhi: Little change in pollution despite SC push, 310 arrests for bursting crackers 08 Nov 2018 20:34 NEW DELHI: Tradition trumped law and concern over air pollution as a large number of Delhiites openly defied the Supreme Court’s guidelines and celebrated Diwali on Wednesday by bursting traditional firecrackers despite a major crackdown. Track the …
  • Read on to find out if your area breathed fire 08 Nov 2018 19:51 New Delhi: The Diwali night introduced new names on the pollution hotspot map of Delhi when areas like Jahangirpuri, Ashok Vihar, Nehru Nagar and Wazirpur matched the ‘apocalyptic’ levels of the well-known trouble spots like Anand Vihar, Punjabi Bagh and …
  • Air quality drops in Delhi; experts advise against gyming 29 Oct 2018 18:47 By IANS NEW DELHI: The air quality in Delhi and NCR went further down on Monday, with experts cautioning people to abstain from any form of brisk physical activity even in indoor gymnasiums. The Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi was at 367 points on Monday …
  • Delhi continues to battle pollution, national capital records worst air quality of season today 28 Oct 2018 16:23 The eight areas in Delhi that recorded severe air quality on Saturday are Anand Vihar, Dwarka Sector 8, Narela, Punjabi Bagh, Bawana, Mundaka, Vivek Vihar and Rohini. Delhi recorded its worst air quality of this season on Sunday as a thick haze engulfed …
  • Air quality severe in most of Delhi-NCR, Faridabad 21 times polluted 28 Oct 2018 15:03 New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Air quality in Delhi and neighbouring areas deteriorated on Sunday, with most parts recording a “severe or severe-plus” level of pollution while the air in Faridabad in Haryana was 21 times more polluted than safety standards. …
  • Air quality severe in most of Delhi, Faridabad 25 times polluted 28 Oct 2018 12:14 New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) With more than half of the national capital suffering a “severe or severe-plus” air quality, Delhi and the regions around it saw a sudden spike in effluents on Sunday, with Faridabad’s air 25 times more polluted than safety …
  • As Delhi’s air quality worsens, EPCA asks to stop all construction 27 Oct 2018 21:28 Air quality remained ‘very poor’ Saturday, with many areas of the capital recording severe pollution levels. (Express photo by Gajendra Yadav) The Supreme Court-appointed Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA), in a series of …
  • AQI: Delhiites advised to keep windows shut 27 Oct 2018 18:11 NEW DELHI: Keep windows shut, wear masks, prefer short walks, minimise use of private vehicles are among the recommendations of government bodies for Delhites who are battling dangerous pollution levels in the city. Delhi's air quality continues to …
  • Delhi continues to grapple with ‘very poor’ air quality, CPCB suggests stringent measures 27 Oct 2018 13:48 The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recorded the overall Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi at 350, just 11 points below the highest AQI of this season recorded on Friday. (File photo) Air quality in Delhi continued to worsen on Saturday with eight …
  • Delhi continues to choke with 'very poor' air quality 27 Oct 2018 12:51 Delhi’s air quality remained ‘very poor’ for the fourth day on Saturday with eight areas of the national capital recording severe pollution levels, as authorities warned the situation may deteriorate further next week due to localised emissions during …
  • Delhi continues to choke with ‘very poor’ air quality, CPCB suggest stringent measures 27 Oct 2018 12:50 By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: October 27, 2018 6:06:59 pm The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recorded the overall Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi at 350, just 11 points below the highest AQI of this season recorded on Friday. (File photo) Air …
  • Delhi’s air quality drops to very-poor 24 Oct 2018 14:12 New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) The air quality of Delhi and neighbouring areas dropped further on Wednesday with the average Air Quality Index (AQI) of 328 marked ‘very poor’, with many areas choking with ‘severe’ air quality. The particle pollutant remained …
  • Delhi: Caretaker ‘tried to rape woman before killing her’ 08 Oct 2018 21:57 (Representational Image) Two days after a woman’s body was found outside a vacant house in Vivek Vihar, police said two persons had allegedly tried to force themselves on her before strangling her to death. Police said one of the accused, Sushil Chowkidar …
  • Watchman killed woman after she refused physical relations with him, his friend 08 Oct 2018 20:19 During interrogation, Sushil confessed to crime that he along with friend killed woman after she objected physical relations with them. New Delhi: A 40-year-old watchman was arrested on Monday for allegedly killing a woman after she refused to establish …
  • Delhi Watchman Allegedly Kills Woman For Refusing Sex With Him, Friend 08 Oct 2018 12:02 The body of the 42-year-old woman was found on October 6 in Delhi's Vivek Vihar (Representational) New Delhi: A 40-year-old watchman was arrested today for allegedly killing a woman after she refused to establish physical relations with him and his …
  • Watchman arrested for killing woman after she refused to establish physical relations with him and his friend 08 Oct 2018 11:30 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: October 8, 2018 4:39:39 pm On October 6, body of a 42-year-old woman was found near a vacant house in Vivek Vihar area. (Representational) A 40-year-old watchman was arrested on Monday for allegedly killing a woman after …
  • East Delhi sanitation workers’ protest: Dirty roads, choked sewers as strike enters Day 26 07 Oct 2018 21:26 Written by Somya Lakhani | New Delhi | Published: October 8, 2018 1:54:47 am At Dharampura, Gandhi Nagar. Workers began the strike on September 12. (Express photo by Tashi Tobgyal) The lane outside 53-year-old Kaushalya’s house in east Delhi’s Geeta Colony …
  • 42-year-old woman found dead; caretaker absconding 07 Oct 2018 04:45 A 42-year-old woman was allegedly murdered by a caretaker of a house in east Delhi’s Vivek Vihar on Saturday morning. The body was partially disrobed and the prime suspect is absconding, the police said. Pushpa, from Ghaziabad, was killed inside a house in …
  • Delhi: Woman's body found near vacant house in Vivek Vihar 06 Oct 2018 16:43 [India], Oct 6 (ANI): A body of a yet-to-be-identified woman was found near a vacant house in D Block of Vivek Vihar on Saturday morning. The house belongs to a United States-based businessman and is looked after by a security guard, named Sushil, who is …
  • Maharashtra: 17-year-old allegedly raped by two teenage boys in Palghar, arrested 06 Oct 2018 11:46 — By PTI | Oct 06, 2018 02:17 pm Palghar (Maha): A 17-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two teenage boys here in Maharashtra, police said on Saturday. The accused, both aged 17 and studying in a local school, were detained, they said. The incident took …
  • Delhi: Police recover dead body of woman near vacant house in Vivek Vihar 06 Oct 2018 11:46 — By PTI | Oct 06, 2018 02:17 pm New Delhi: The body of a woman, in her 40s, was found Saturday near a vacant house in Shahdara’s Vivek Vihar area, police said. Police received information about the body at 9.25 am and a team was sent to the spot. They …
  • Kartik Aaryan set to star in Imtiaz Ali’s next 06 Oct 2018 11:46 If there is one actor who’s unstoppable right now in Bollywood, it is Kartik Aaryan. With the success of Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety, the actor has been getting numerous offers from bigwigs of the industry. He has already finished shooting his next, Luka Chuppi …
  • Woman found dead near vacant house 06 Oct 2018 11:09 The police found her lying face down with no apparent injuries.  A 40-year-old woman was found dead near a vacant house in New Delhi on Saturday, police said. Deputy Commissioner of Police Meghna Yadav said that a call was received at 9:25 am reporting …
  • 40-Year-Old Woman Found Dead Near Vacant House In Delhi 06 Oct 2018 11:03 The caretaker of the house, where the woman was found dead, is missing. (Representational) New Delhi: A 40-year-old woman was found dead near a vacant house in east Delhi's Vivek Vihar on Saturday, police said. Deputy Commissioner of Police Meghna …
  • Woman found dead near vacant house in Delhi 06 Oct 2018 10:17 New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) A 40-year-old woman was found dead near a vacant house here on Saturday, police said. Deputy Commissioner of Police Meghna Yadav said that a call was received at 9.25 a.m. reporting that a body was lying near the back door of the …
  • Woman's body found near vacant house in Vivek Vihar 06 Oct 2018 08:25
  • AAP govt as responsible as Centre for sealing, says Ajay Maken 26 Sep 2018 20:47 Attacks Kejri over sealing of non-polluting household industries. New Delhi: The Congress Delhi unit attacked the AAP government on Wednesday, clai-ming that its officials were issuing sealing notices to “non-polluting household industries” in the city …
  • Comply with the law: Delhi court pulls up police on contraband seizure 03 Sep 2018 10:41 In the present case, police received information on August 2 last year that a woman was selling heroin outside her home in Kasturba Nagar. A Delhi court raised serious concerns over the manner in which the police seizes contraband substance in narcotics …
  • Raising a stink 27 Aug 2018 11:19 Ragpickers at Bhalswa landfill site. (Express Photo by Praveen Khanna) The year 2015 was an eye-opener of sorts for Arpit Bhargava. Down with dengue, the lawyer started thinking about the link between waste and diseases. But thoughts gave way to action …
  • Man kills wife on train for LIC money, arrested a month later 24 Aug 2018 20:17 NEW DELHI: When a woman’s body was found on board a train coming from Uttar Pradesh’s Gorahkpur last month, police thought that it was a simple case of a robbery gone wrong. The investigators duly sent the body for autopsy at the Subzi Mandi mortuary. DCP …
  • FICCI official, family robbed at gunpoint in Delhi 20 Aug 2018 21:46 NEW DELHI: A senior official of an industry association had a harrowing experience when three men accosted him and his family at gunpoint in east Delhi just after midnight on Saturday and then drove away with his gold chain and mobile phone. Girish Ahuja, …
  • 23-year-old driven around in his car all night by armed men in Delhi 20 Aug 2018 21:11 NEW DELHI: A 23-year-old businessman paid a heavy price for stopping his car and getting out of it late at night at Vivek Vihar in east Delhi. This gave three men the chance to hold him at gunpoint, use his car to drive around and then rob him of his debit …
  • 23-yr-old driven around in his car all night by armed men 20 Aug 2018 19:29 New Delhi: A 23-year-old businessman paid a heavy price for stopping his car and getting out of it late at night in Vivek Vihar in east Delhi. This gave three men the chance to hold him at gunpoint, use his car to drive around and then rob him of his debit …
  • Ficci official, family robbed at gunpoint 20 Aug 2018 19:29 New Delhi: A senior official of an industry association had a harrowing experience when three men accosted him and his family at gunpoint in east Delhi just after midnight on Saturday and then drove away with his gold chain and mobile phone. Girish Ahuja, …
  • Man involved in stealing 500 luxury cars held in Delhi 10 Aug 2018 16:50 New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) A man carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh has been arrested on the charge of stealing around 500 high-tech luxury cars in Delhi in five years, police said on Friday. Safruddin, 29, of north Delhi’s Nand Nagri area and his gang members …
  • 9-Year-Old Delhi Student Molested By Seniors In School Bus, Say Police 08 Aug 2018 04:51 A boy in Delhi was allegedly molested by 3 senior students in their school bus on different occasions New Delhi: A nine-year-old male student of a private school in Delhi was allegedly molested by three senior students in their school bus on three …
  • Delhi boy sexually assaulted in bus by seniors 08 Aug 2018 03:51 NEW DELHI: After some days of acting strangely, seeking isolation and refusing to speak to his parents, a nine-year-old student of a private school in east Delhi’s Vivek Vihar finally told his mother and sister that he was being sexually molested by older …
  • Boy sexually assaulted by three senior students in schoolbus 07 Aug 2018 23:25 New Delhi: In a shocking incident, a 9-year-old student of a reputed school in Delhi’s Vivek Vihar locality, who was allegedly sexually abused by three senior students, was told by his teacher that he was “so cute that anyone will tease him” when he …
  • Delhi: 9-year-old student molested by seniors thrice in school bus 07 Aug 2018 16:34 — By IANS | Aug 07, 2018 07:07 pm New Delhi: A nine-year-old student of a private school was allegedly molested by his seniors thrice in their school bus here, police said on Tuesday. A case has been registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual …
  • 9-year-old boy molested by seniors in school bus 07 Aug 2018 13:59 New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) A nine-year-old student of a private school was allegedly molested by his seniors thrice in their school bus here, police said on Tuesday. A case has been registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. …
  • 9-year-old boy molested by seniors in school bus in Delhi: Police 07 Aug 2018 09:19 By PTI NEW DELHI: A nine-year-old male student of a private school in Delhi was allegedly molested by three senior students in their school bus on three different occasions, police said today. The incidents happened in the last week of July, they said. …
  • Minor Student Molested By Seniors In School Bus In Delhi 07 Aug 2018 08:51 A nine-year-old male student of a private school in Delhi was allegedly molested by three senior students in their school bus on three different occasions, police said on Tuesday. The incidents happened in the last week of July, they said. On Monday the …
  • 9-year-old Delhi boy molested by seniors on school bus 07 Aug 2018 08:42 A case has been registered against the three students under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. New Delhi: A nine-year-old male student of a private school in Delhi was allegedly molested by three senior students in their school bus on …
  • Breaking News Aug 7: One security personnel injured in an IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Sukma 07 Aug 2018 07:18 Live Breaking News August 7 Twitter is buzzing with breaking news and news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here is the live coverage of all breaking alerts and latest updates from the micro-blogging site on one page: 12:31 pm: I would congratulate …
  • Breaking News Aug 7: US reimposes tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran 07 Aug 2018 04:09 Live Breaking News August 7 Twitter is buzzing with breaking news and news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here is the live coverage of all breaking alerts and latest updates from the micro-blogging site on one page: 09:37 am: US reimposes tough, …
  • Hardlook: When a river swells 06 Aug 2018 14:08 Updated: August 6, 2018 1:31:40 pm Sumitra Devi (45) went to sleep on the night of July 29 without any inkling that the water level in the Yamuna had risen. The next morning, Devi and others in Bela village on the Yamuna floodplains woke up to knee-deep …
  • Rains lash north India amid flood fears 27 Jul 2018 16:24 New Delhi: Triggering a flood-like situation at many places, the rains across north India continued for the second day on Friday. Normal life was been thrown out of gear in Delhi and parts of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, …
  • Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR, traffic affected 27 Jul 2018 05:11 New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Incessant rains overnight that lashed the national capital and its adjoining areas affected the morning traffic on Friday as the city continued to experience moderate and scattered showers. The weather department said the city …
  • Heavy rains cripple Delhi-NCR; commuters face hardships 27 Jul 2018 02:25 NEW DELHI: Rains continue to lash Delhi-NCR on Thursday night after heavy downpour in the morning. It was a heavily cloudy morning. The rain started around 7am, bringing relief from the humidity. "The sky will remain mostly cloudy throughout the day. …
  • Heavy rains batter Delhi-NCR: 2 killed as waterlogging, traffic jams throw life out of gear 26 Jul 2018 23:14 Image Source : PTI Heavy rains batter Delhi-NCR: 2 killed as road cave-ins, waterlogging throw life out of gear Life was thrown out of gear in the national capital region on Thursday as incessant rains caused widespread waterlogging and traffic snarls. At …
  • Delhi: 19-year-old injured in Vivek Vihar road rage 22 Dec 2017 20:56 A 19-year-old was run over by a Duster car in an incident of road rage in Vivek Vihar. On Thursday night, Garvit Chawla, the complainant, and his father reached the traffic signal near Vivekananda College in their Swift car when the accused’s car hit them …
  • Delhi Pollution: ‘Anti-smog gun’ trials begin in Anand Vihar, see photos 20 Dec 2017 15:21 — By PTI | Dec 20, 2017 07:07 pm New Delhi: The Delhi government today sprayed water from an ‘anti-smog gun’ at the highly-polluted Anand Vihar area, but it had very little effect in containing the level of particulates, and they kept rising by the hour. …
  • Snatchers most active in Anand Vihar 01 Oct 2017 18:57 New Delhi: Anand Vihar is where the most snatchings in Delhi — 176 — have taken place till September 15 this year, followed by Vivek Vihar with 132 incidents and Seemapuri with 130. Hari Nagar and Prashant Vihar occupy the fourth and fifth positions, with …
  • Kidnap of 29-year-old doctor from Preet Vihar: Duo had a perfect plan that went wrong 21 Jul 2017 01:46 Written by Alok Singh | New Delhi | Updated: July 21, 2017 5:38 am Anuj and Brothers Sushil The two brothers — the main conspirators in the kidnapping of a 29-year-old doctor from Preet Vihar — were former Ola drivers. The duo came up with what they …
  • Drain clogged in Vivek Vihar 1 21 Jul 2017 01:06