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Tamil Nadu Deputy CM O Panneerselvam describes mysterious death of doctor as unfortunate

Sharath Prabhu affiliated to the DU, was found unconscious outside the washroom of his rented apartment in Delhi on Wednesday by his flatmates.

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This picture shows policemen and security personnel standing outside a burnt firecracker factory on the outskirts of New Delhi, early Sunday. (Photo | AP)
I lost my daughter and grandchild in Delhi fire: Mother of pregnant woman who died in Bawana blaze

Soni's husband was visiting his village in Sitapur and was on his back after being told about her death, her brother, Babu Ram, said.

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal (File | PTI)
AAP MLAs disqualification: God gave us 67 seats knowing this day was coming, says Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal's remarks came after President Ram Nath Kovind approved Election Commission's recommendation to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs on the charges of holding 'office of profit'.

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Delhi Chief Minister and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal | AFP
Office of profit: AAP to approach higher courts for justice

Minutes after 20 Aam Aadmi Party MLAs were disqualified from the Delhi Assembly, the party said they would approach the higher courts for justice.

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Bawana fire: CITU demands adequate compensation for victims

The fire broke out in a firecracker storage unit in outer Delhi's Bawana industrial area last evening.

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Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha (File | PTI)
Yashwant, Shatrughan back AAP over MLAs' disqualification

Rebel BJP leaders Yashwant Sinha and Shatrughan Sinha today backed the AAP over the disqualification of its 20 MLAs.

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Traders call 'Delhi trade bandh' on January 23 against sealing: CAIT

Industry body CAIT today said traders will observe a day-long 'Delhi trade bandh' on January 23 to lodge their protests against ongoing sealing of business establishments in the city.

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Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari (File | PTI)
Disqualified AAP MLAs must return financial benefits: Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari

Tiwari demanded for repaying of the benefits enjoyed by the disqualified MLAs as parliamentary secretaries.

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AAP senior leader Ashutosh. | File Photo
President order disqualifying MLAs 'unconstitutional', 'dangerous for democracy': AAP

Madanlal, one of the 20 disqualified MLAs, said that all hopes hinge upon the judiciary and the party is expecting some relief tomorrow.

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Delhi Chief Minister and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal. (File photo)

Office of profit: President Ram Nath Kovind accepts EC recommendation to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs,  party says move 'dangerous for democracy'
 

The AAP MLAs were appointed parliamentary secretaries and their appointment was described as them holding offices of profit by a petitioner.     

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Fire fighters and media outside the two-storey cracker factory which caught fire in north Delhi's Bawana Industrial Area on Saturday. | PTI
Delhi Bawana fire: Factory licence given by AAP government, says BJP

The BJP on Sunday said a firecracker factory where a major fire broke out on Saturday leaving 17 dead secured a licence from the Delhi government.

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Fire fighters and media outside the two-storey cracker factory which caught fire in north Delhi's Bawana Industrial Area on Saturday. | PTI
Delhi Bawana fire: 14 victims identified, Crime Branch to probe

The case was transferred to the Crime branch for a probe by Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik.

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Sodomy case: Delhi court refuses to quash man's three-year jail term

A Delhi court has refused to set aside a three-year jail term awarded to a man for sodomising a 20-year-old boy, saying no lenient view should be taken in such incidents.

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Villagers move damaged gate of their house after shelling from the Pakistani side on the India-Pakistan international border at Arnia Sector about 45km from Jammu on Saturday. | PTI
 J-K: Jawan dies, death toll in Pakistani firing along LoC climbs to 11

Sepoy C K Roy, posted in a forward post in Mankote sector of Poonch district, was injured in Pakistani firing yesterday and succumbed to injuries at the military hospital last night, a police official

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Saloni, daughter of deceased BSF Sub-Inspector Ravindra Kumar | shekhar yadav
Two years after BSF officer died in plane crash, children still wait for pension

Saloni, the 23-year-old daughter of Border Security Force (BSF) Sub-Inspector Ravindra Kumar, who died in a plane crash at Indira Gandhi International Airport in 2015, doesn’t think that the security

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Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee President Ajay Maken (File | PTI)
BJP and Kejriwal hand in glove, claims Delhi Congress

The Delhi Congress launched a fresh attack on the Aam Aadmi Party and the BJP on Saturday over the office-of-profit controversy.

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(Left to right) Senior AAP leaders Dilip Pandey, Gopal Rai and Pankaj Gupta address a press conference in New Delhi on Saturday | PTI
Hemmed-in AAP to step up protests to rally support

If President Ram Nath Kovind approves the poll panel’s recommendation, bypolls will have to be held in the 20 constituencies represented by the AAP legislators in six months.

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Fire fighters stand outside the two-storey cracker factory which caught fire in north Delhi's Bawana Industrial Area on Saturday. | PTI
Delhi's Bawana fire: Apprehended owner Manoj Jain says he was running factory alone

Ten women and seven men were killed while a man and woman were injured in a massive blaze at a firecracker storage unit in outer Delhi's Bawana industrial area yesterday evening.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal visits cracker factory which caught fire in north Delhi's Bawana Industrial Area on Saturday. | PTI
Bawana fire: Leaders make beeline, Delhi CM Kejriwal announces ex-gratia

AAP chief Kejriwal, who visited the site late tonight, said the truth will come out only after the inquiry, which has been ordered by the government.

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Delhi Chief Minister and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal | AFP
Office of profit matter: Lawyer behind petition against AAP MLAs says a book inspired him

He had also sought an intervention when JNUSU leader Kanhaiya Kumar had approached the Supreme Court for bail.

21 Jan 2018

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Iranian man studying in JNU held for sexually harassing fellow Iranian student

She claimed he sexually harassed her, following which she stopped talking to him after which he stalked and beat her up on January 3 and fled after threatening her with dire consequences.

21 Jan 2018