Encroachment of public land or right to live?

Civic officials maintain that they have been taking action against encroachments on a “routine” basis and are mandated to do so by the Municipal Corporation Act.

25 Apr 2022

Tiranga Yatra taken out in Delhi's riot-hit Jahangirpuri

Communal violence broke out in the area during the Hanuman Jayanti procession on April 16. 

24 Apr 2022

Business hit bad, earnings tank for locals in Jahangirpuri

While some normalcy is returning, businessmen and shop owners in the area have not been able to work and earn for the last one week.

23 Apr 2022

Gradual rise in number of patients in ICU and on oxygen support in Delhi 

As per the bulletin released by Delhi government’s health department on Friday, the number of patients on oxygen support has also increased and 23 were occupying such beds.

23 Apr 2022

Leaders flock Jahangirpuri, locals nervous

Media stopped from visiting the epicentre of the demolition site, cops stop Congress leaders from meeting people

22 Apr 2022

Jahangirpuri violence: They are framed, say kin, neighbours of five key suspects

The Morning Standard spoke to the family members and neighbours of the five suspects — Ansar Sheikh, Salim Chikna, Imam Sheikh alias Sonu, Dilshad and Aheed. 

22 Apr 2022

MCD bulldozers in Jahangirpuri today, cops on alert

The North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) will conduct an encroachment removal programme in Jahangirpuri on Wednesday. 

20 Apr 2022

Children test positive in Delhi, doctors say don’t panic

According to doctors and health officials, cases are expected to rise as testing increases.

20 Apr 2022

'We are not Bangladeshis': Jahangirpuri residents respond to BJP's accusations

People say they have been living in city from a time when Indira Gandhi was the PM.

19 Apr 2022

Stone pelting triggers tension in Delhi, police inspector injured

Heavy police deployment has been made in the blocks post the incident. All the gates of the C-block have been shut and people are not allowed to step outside.

18 Apr 2022

Anger reigns a day after Delhi clash; police accused of bias

Both communities blame each other for violence that erupted on Saturday evening; families of arrested men allege police taking action against one community

18 Apr 2022

Fear, uneasy calm prevail in Jahangirpuri

Sloganeering outside police station; Peace Committee meeting ends in ruckus; locals say first time in their memory such clash happened

18 Apr 2022

Bonds stay amid broken glasses

Whatever happened yesterday made us think how it could have been solved peacefully.

18 Apr 2022

DU professor wins fight against Parkinson’s by letting the body play

In a recent event involving All India Institute of Medical Sciences doctors and patients, Ratnakar played badminton against a senior doctor.

16 Apr 2022

DU professor wins fight against Parkinson’s by letting the body play

A third generation patient suffering from Parkinson’s has scripted a success story.

16 Apr 2022