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Two Delhi Police personnel suspended for failing to stop firecrackers sale

The two personnel were deputed at the Mongolpuri Police Station in northwest Delhi and were suspended for allegedly "not knowing" what was happening in their beat areas.

1 hour ago

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Missing JNU student: CBI approaches court for hearing on plea

27-year-old Najeeb has been missing since October 14 last year after a scuffle at his JNU hostel allegedly with ABVP activists the previous night.

21 hours ago

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal (File | PTI)
90% of IAS officers do not work, hold up files: Arvind Kejriwal

sOn the bureaucrats' alleged "objection" to the regularisation of contractual workers, the CM said if Delhi had full statehood, his government would regularise all the contractual employees in 24 hrs.

22 hours ago

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AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam: Court denies bail to woman director

Delhi court dismissed the bail plea of a woman director of two Dubai-based firms in money laundering case related to the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal, saying allegations against her were serious.

22 hours ago

Senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh (File | PTI)
Delhi Court seeks information on plea against Digvijaya Singh for defamatory tweet against PM Modi

A Delhi court today sought clarifications on whether an offence of defamation was made out against senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh for allegedly tweeting defamatory contents against PM Modi.

23 hours ago

AMU and JNU students holding a protest over missing student Najeeb outside Delhi Police headquarters in New Delhi. | PTI File Photo
Missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed's mother detained during protest outside Delhi High Court

Najeeb's mother Fatima Nafees and JNU students were protesting outside the high court and they were detained when they tried to enter its premises.

16 Oct 2017

The late Sunanda Pushkar (File | PTI)
Sunanda Pushkar case: Five-star hotel suite de-sealed by Police

A Delhi court was today informed that the five-star hotel suite where Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in 2014 has been de-sealed.

16 Oct 2017

Dengue sting: Two more deaths in Delhi, total 5220 cases

Two more persons, including a 26 -year-old Manipuri woman, have succumbed to dengue in Delhi, as the number of people affected has mounted to 5220.

16 Oct 2017

A protest demanding probe over Najeeb’s disappearance.
Lack of interest by CBI in JNU student Najeeb Ahmed's disappearance: Delhi HC

CBI today faced flak from the Delhi High Court for its "complete lack of interest" and not showing any result in its probe into the disappearance of JNU student Najeeb Ahmed.

16 Oct 2017

Health ministry asks AIIMS to review user charges

The direction comes at a time when the All India Institute of Medical Sciences was planning to do away with charges on diagnostic procedures, like blood tests and X-rays which cost less than Rs 500. 

15 Oct 2017

Supreme Court (File photo | PTI)
Supreme Court asks Centre to state its position on guidelines for abortion beyond 20 weeks

The apex court was hearing a plea filed by Karnataka-based Anusha Ravindra seeking amendment of the 1971 Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act for abortion of foetuses involving rape survivors.

15 Oct 2017

CGWA proposes against groundwater use for construction activities

Another key recommendation made by the CGWA is that the use of groundwater for purposes other than drinking, fire-fighting, horticulture etc, shall not exceed 25 percent of the total extraction.

15 Oct 2017

Man held with live bullet at Delhi metro station

The man claimed that his brother worked as a constable with the Haryana Police and the bullet might be his.

15 Oct 2017

Ghazipur landfill site
Delhi: After 7 hours, Ghazipur landfill fire extinguished

A fire was reported yesterday around 5.50 pm at the massive landfill, which had partially collapsed triggering a fatal accident recently.

15 Oct 2017

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Man's dismembered body found inside fridge in Delhi

A 26-year-old man was hacked to death and his dismembered body stuffed inside a fridge in south Delhi's Saidulajab area.

15 Oct 2017

Choking capital scores zero in green fight

Of the 20 greening agencies in Delhi, five haven’t planted a single sapling; others fail to meet the target

14 Oct 2017

Delhi police brass reels under graft charges

Three senior officers of Delhi Police are facing allegations of corruption.

14 Oct 2017

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Fire at Ghazipur landfill in Delhi, none injured

Five fire tenders have been rushed to spot and the firefighters are still trying to douse the flames.

14 Oct 2017

3 passengers, stranded in a service lift, rescued safely in Barakhamba metro station. (ANI)
Three commuters get stuck in lift at Barakhamba metro station, later rescued

The problem occurred due to the rope coming out of the groove of the pulley resulting in jamming of the motor of the lift.

14 Oct 2017

JNU missing student Najeeb's mother Fatima during a press conference. | File Photo
Friends, family of missing JNU scholar Najeeb continue sitting on protest outside CBI headquarters

The protestors have been demanding answers from the agency over the status of the case. 

14 Oct 2017

CBI Headquarters (File photo | PTI)
Waiting for CBI's response, missing JNU scholar Najeeb Ahmed 's family spend night on road

Ahmed's mother, his sister and his brother and scores of students slept on straw mats spread on the road outside the agency's office.

14 Oct 2017