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Delhi government stops funding for 28 Delhi University colleges, again

25 Apr 2019

Delhi government stops funding for 28 Delhi University colleges, again

The Delhi Government has once again stopped the funding of 28 colleges of the Delhi University, fully or partially funded by it.

Jobless techie murders wife, three children in Ghaziabad, goes missing

22 Apr 2019

Jobless techie murders wife, three children in Ghaziabad, goes missing

A software engineer, Sumit Kumar, has allegedly killed his wife and three children on Saturday.

Delhi Metro first rail-network to go completely solar by 2021

22 Apr 2019

Delhi Metro first rail-network to go completely solar by 2021

The Delhi Metro is hopeful to go completely solar in all its operations by the year 2021.

25-year-old dies after wire pierces his chest on Signature Bridge

20 Apr 2019

25-year-old dies after wire pierces his chest on Signature Bridge

Pranav Mishra, a 25-year-old electrician, was allegedly killed by a metal wire hanging loose on Delhi's Signature Bridge on Thursday.

Delhi: Sex racket busted in Aman Vihar, four held

20 Apr 2019

Delhi: Sex racket busted in Aman Vihar, four held

A sex racket was busted and four persons were arrested in a joint operation conducted by the Delhi Commission For Women (DCW) and police in outer Delhi's Aman Vihar, the women's panel said yesterday.

Traveling with dog? Here are five pet-friendly resorts near Delhi

17 Apr 2019

Traveling with dog? Here are five pet-friendly resorts near Delhi

It's a long weekend! Thus, a great time to make that long-pending weekend getaway happen. If this gets you excited, you need to pack your things right away.

Delhi: Father-son held for raping adopted minor

17 Apr 2019

Delhi: Father-son held for raping adopted minor

The Delhi police have arrested a 37-year-old man and his father for allegedly raping a minor girl, whom he adopted two years ago.

Delhi: Teen 'shot dead by friend' while making TikTok video

16 Apr 2019

Delhi: Teen 'shot dead by friend' while making TikTok video

In a shocking incident, a 19-year-old man, Salman, was allegedly shot dead by one of his friends while shooting a video for mobile app, TikTok.

Four involved in cyber fraud racket arrested by Delhi Police

12 Apr 2019

Four involved in cyber fraud racket arrested by Delhi Police

Recently, Delhi police nabbed Pankaj, Rishabh Saxena, Sujit and Rakesh Kumar, who were allegedly involved in a cyber fraud racket.

Man kills wife by crushing her face with stones, arrested

09 Apr 2019

Man kills wife by crushing her face with stones, arrested

A man was held for allegedly killing his wife by crushing her face with stones multiple times over suspicion of her fidelity in Nathupur area, police said yesterday.

29-year-old arrested for killing a man three-years ago in Rohini

09 Apr 2019

29-year-old arrested for killing a man three-years ago in Rohini

A 29-year-old man was arrested for allegedly killing a local goon, who robbed his brother, to take revenge and maintain their dominance in Rohini's Sardar colony (New Delhi) three years ago, police said yesterday.

Delhi: Two arrested for honey-trapping 70-year-old, extorting money from him

05 Apr 2019

Delhi: Two arrested for honey-trapping 70-year-old, extorting money from him

Yesterday, a 23-year-old man, Parminder Singh and a 25-year old woman, were arrested for allegedly trying to honey-trap and then extort money from a 70-year-old contractor.

Gurugram: Muslim family, attacked by mob on Holi, threatens mass-suicide

02 Apr 2019

Gurugram: Muslim family, attacked by mob on Holi, threatens mass-suicide

A family, who was attacked by a mob in Gurugram, threatened of mass suicide yesterday, alleging that it was being pressured to withdraw the FIR and police were not taking action under "influence" of local politicians.

Delhi: Soon, travel across IGI Airport terminals via 'air train'

29 Mar 2019

Delhi: Soon, travel across IGI Airport terminals via 'air train'

Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) is one of the busiest in the world.

Man asks 26-yr-old to return loan, killed, accused arrested

27 Mar 2019

Man asks 26-yr-old to return loan, killed, accused arrested

A 26-year-old man was arrested in New Delhi for allegedly killing a person, who had asked him to pay back a loan of Rs. 30,000, police said yesterday.

DU in talks with CBSE to collect students' marksheet data?

25 Mar 2019

DU in talks with CBSE to collect students' marksheet data?

Delhi University is in talks with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to establish a link to get access to the mark sheets and certificate data of the students, media reports suggest.

Delhi: 22-year-old murders 12-year-old, dumps body in drain

24 Mar 2019

Delhi: 22-year-old murders 12-year-old, dumps body in drain

The decomposed body of a 12-year-old boy, who had been missing for days, was found in a drain in Delhi's Karawal area, police said.

Bike-borne men rob businessman of Rs. 1.4cr in Rani Bagh

23 Mar 2019

Bike-borne men rob businessman of Rs. 1.4cr in Rani Bagh

A businessman was allegedly robbed of Rs. 1.4 crore at gunpoint by bike-borne men after intercepting his car in outer Delhi's Rani Bagh area, police said yesterday.

Prints from chopped finger led to arrest of two robbers

20 Mar 2019

Prints from chopped finger led to arrest of two robbers

A fingerprint from a chopped finger led to the arrest of a man and his accomplice who allegedly robbed a person inside a moving bus in west Delhi's Janakpuri, police said Monday.

Delhi: Posing as an IPS officer, man cons woman

18 Mar 2019

Delhi: Posing as an IPS officer, man cons woman

A 30-year-old man was arrested recently for allegedly posing as an IPS officer, stalking and conning a woman.

Delhi: Class-X pass percentage drops by 23% in one year

18 Mar 2019

Delhi: Class-X pass percentage drops by 23% in one year

The pass percentage of CBSE Class X has declined drastically for government schools in Delhi, revealed a recent report released by NGO Praja Foundation, which works in the education sector.

Delhi Metro to conduct customer satisfaction survey from tomorrow

17 Mar 2019

Delhi Metro to conduct customer satisfaction survey from tomorrow

Starting Monday (18 March), commuters of the Delhi Metro can participate in an online survey conducted by a global transport body across various parameters, including availability, accessibility, and security, officials said Sunday.

Delhi: 19-year-old man involved in three murders arrested after shootout

17 Mar 2019

Delhi: 19-year-old man involved in three murders arrested after shootout

A 19-year-old man, allegedly involved in three cases of murder, was arrested following a brief shootout in Delhi's Dwarka, police said yesterday.

Restaurant employee clones customers' debit, credit cards, loots Rs. 3.75L

14 Mar 2019

Restaurant employee clones customers' debit, credit cards, loots Rs. 3.75L

An employee of a central Delhi restaurant has been arrested for allegedly cloning debit and credit cards of customers and duping them of nearly Rs. 4L, police said yesterday.

Woman jumps on Metro track to pick up Rs. 2,000

13 Mar 2019

Woman jumps on Metro track to pick up Rs. 2,000

In a spine-chilling incident, a woman came under a Delhi Metro train, but surprisingly escaped unhurt.

Gurugram: Cab driver offers lift to 15-year-old, rapes her

12 Mar 2019

Gurugram: Cab driver offers lift to 15-year-old, rapes her

In a horrifying incident, a 15-year-old was allegedly raped by a cab driver on Saturday night after he offered her lift from IFFCO Chowk to Mahipalpur, Delhi.

Delhi University Teachers' Association withdraws strike: Details here

09 Mar 2019

Delhi University Teachers' Association withdraws strike: Details here

The Delhi University Teachers' Association (DUTA) decided to withdraw its strike on Friday and said it would intensify its struggle against the Vice-Chancellor through other means.

Delhi government launches 'one stop app' for daily commuters

09 Mar 2019

Delhi government launches 'one stop app' for daily commuters

Just recently, the Delhi government launched a common mobility app, One Delhi, to ease the daily travel of local commuters.

Gurugram Police re-launches Operation Romeo after two years, 125 held

07 Mar 2019

Gurugram Police re-launches Operation Romeo after two years, 125 held

After almost two years, the Gurugram Police revived their 'Operation Romeo'.

Wanted 'Spiderman' robber, obsessed with red jersey, captured in Delhi

06 Mar 2019

Wanted 'Spiderman' robber, obsessed with red jersey, captured in Delhi

A 23-year-old man identified as Ravi aka 'Spiderman' was recently arrested in West Delhi's Tilak Nagar.

Gurugram: Occultist called by couple to perform rituals rapes woman

06 Mar 2019

Gurugram: Occultist called by couple to perform rituals rapes woman

A 27-year-old woman was raped by an occultist whom the victim and her husband had invited to perform a religious ritual in their home to drive away their poverty, police said yesterday.

Delhi: Doctor found dead in ICU of Maharaja Agrasen Hospital

03 Mar 2019

Delhi: Doctor found dead in ICU of Maharaja Agrasen Hospital

The body of a 28-year-old female doctor was found inside a room of Maharaja Agrasen Hospital in West Delhi's Punjabi Bagh area early Sunday morning, police said.

Delhiites wake up to cloudy morning, hailstorm likely at places

03 Mar 2019

Delhiites wake up to cloudy morning, hailstorm likely at places

Delhiites woke up to a cloudy morning today as the minimum temperature was recorded at 11 degrees Celsius with the possibility of a hailstorm at isolated pockets of the city, the Meteorological (MeT) Department said.

Delhi-HC asks couple to plant 100 trees over child labor

03 Mar 2019

Delhi-HC asks couple to plant 100 trees over child labor

The Delhi High Court has agreed to quash an FIR against a couple, who had employed a minor for household work, and directed them to plant 100 trees and pay Rs. 1.5 lakh to the victim.

Lok Sabha elections: AAP announces candidates for Delhi seats

02 Mar 2019

Lok Sabha elections: AAP announces candidates for Delhi seats

Ending speculations of an alliance with the Congress, the Aam Admi Party announced the names of party candidates on six of seven seats today in Delhi for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

Wi-Fi named 'Join Hizbul Mujahideen' leads police on wild-goose chase

01 Mar 2019

Wi-Fi named 'Join Hizbul Mujahideen' leads police on wild-goose chase

Amid heightened tensions between India and Pakistan after the Pulwama attack, leading to a high alert imposed on Delhi Metro, somebody had their Wi-Fi named 'Join Hizbul Mujahideen'.

Delhi: AAP government presents Rs. 60,000 crore budget for 2019-20

26 Feb 2019

Delhi: AAP government presents Rs. 60,000 crore budget for 2019-20

The AAP government today presented a Rs. 60,000 crore budget for 2019-20 in the Assembly and said it's "two times more" than the one presented in 2014-15.

Delhi government discusses possibilities of 'robots' cleaning sewers

22 Feb 2019

Delhi government discusses possibilities of 'robots' cleaning sewers

In a bid to completely end the practice of manual scavenging in the nation's capital, the Delhi government is thinking of using robots to clean septic tanks and sewers.

AAP to hold campaign highlighting BJP's 'injustice' on full-statehood issue

20 Feb 2019

AAP to hold campaign highlighting BJP's 'injustice' on full-statehood issue

CM Arvind Kejriwal today appealed to PM Narendra Modi to grant full statehood status to Delhi, an issue that the ruling AAP is expected to raise in the run-up to the Lok Sabha polls in an emphatic manner.

Delhi: 5 men, wanted in murder cases, apprehended after shootout

11 Feb 2019

Delhi: 5 men, wanted in murder cases, apprehended after shootout

A brief shootout took place early morning today at a park in Rohini, New Delhi between police and associates of Neeraj Bawana gang members, after which five accused were apprehended.