Dwarka

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Delhi woman mows down elderly couple; says she was distracted

07 Apr 2021

Delhi woman mows down elderly couple; says she was distracted

A Delhi woman on Sunday mowed down an elderly couple in the Dwarka region of the national capital, the police said on Tuesday.

Delhi: 76-year-old woman slapped by her son, dies

17 Mar 2021

Delhi: 76-year-old woman slapped by her son, dies

A 76-year-old woman died after her son slapped her outside their house in Delhi's Dwarka area on Monday.

Delhi: 76-year-old woman dies after being slapped by son

17 Mar 2021

Delhi: 76-year-old woman dies after being slapped by son

A 76-year-old woman died after she was slapped by her son following an argument between them in Dwarka, police said on Tuesday.

Arrested for harassing women, Delhi-cop to be dismissed from duty

26 Oct 2020

Arrested for harassing women, Delhi-cop to be dismissed from duty

Delhi Police will soon dismiss the 35-year-old sub-inspector, who was arrested for stalking and harassing four women, including a minor, between October 17 and 20.

Delhi's air quality 'very poor' for first time this season

13 Oct 2020

Delhi's air quality 'very poor' for first time this season

The air quality in Delhi-NCR (National Capital Region) dipped to "very poor" on Tuesday for the first time since the coronavirus lockdown was imposed in March.

Delhi: Your Metro travel experience to change drastically

03 Sep 2020

Delhi: Your Metro travel experience to change drastically

Starting Monday, Delhi Metro will resume operations in a graded manner, more than five months after it was shut due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Delhi witnesses heavy rains, traffic snarls reported from several areas

13 Aug 2020

Delhi witnesses heavy rains, traffic snarls reported from several areas

A spell of heavy rains inundated Delhi today, providing some relief from the hot and humid weather but throwing daily life out of gear at the same time.

Milkbasket raises $5.5 million in Series-B funding: Details here

22 Jun 2020

Milkbasket raises $5.5 million in Series-B funding: Details here

Online grocery start-up Milkbasket has raised $5.5 million in a Series-B round of funding.

Unlocking begins: Devotees visit religious places, pray while maintaining distance

08 Jun 2020

Unlocking begins: Devotees visit religious places, pray while maintaining distance

More than two months after they were shut, religious places, malls, restaurants, and hotels, reopened today as India took small steps towards unlocking.

Eight flights from seven countries to bring Indians home soon

09 May 2020

Eight flights from seven countries to bring Indians home soon

As part of Vande Bharat Mission, India's biggest repatriation operation, eight flights will bring Indians from seven different countries soon.

Coronavirus: Here's a list of Delhi's 43 containment zones

13 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: Here's a list of Delhi's 43 containment zones

Delhi has emerged as the second worst-affected region in India amid the coronavirus outbreak.

How do Delhi's coronavirus quarantine facilities fare up?

18 Mar 2020

How do Delhi's coronavirus quarantine facilities fare up?

In a bid to limit community transmission of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), India has made it mandatory for people arriving from certain virus-hit countries to face a 14-day quarantine.

Delhi: After ticket distribution, BJP workers protest outside party office

19 Jan 2020

Delhi: After ticket distribution, BJP workers protest outside party office

Workers of the Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday staged a protest outside the party's office in New Delhi over the distribution of tickets for the upcoming Assembly elections.

Delhi's air-quality may slip from 'very poor' to 'severe' today

22 Nov 2019

Delhi's air-quality may slip from 'very poor' to 'severe' today

The air quality in Delhi, which was marked as 'very poor' on Thursday, will follow a downward trend, and may slip into the dreaded 'severe' category by Friday.

Delhi property dealer shot dead; murder caught on CCTV

25 Sep 2019

Delhi property dealer shot dead; murder caught on CCTV

In a shocking incident of lawlessness, a property dealer was gunned down outside his office in Delhi on Tuesday by two unidentified assailants.

Six-year-old undergoes surgery after brutal rape in Dwarka; accused arrested

06 Jul 2019

Six-year-old undergoes surgery after brutal rape in Dwarka; accused arrested

A 24-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a six-year-old girl in Dwarka Sector 23, Delhi, the police said on Friday.

Former IAF wing commander's wife found dead in Dwarka Sector-7

28 Apr 2019

Former IAF wing commander's wife found dead in Dwarka Sector-7

A former IAF wing commander's wife was found dead at her house in Dwarka's Sector-7 area, police said yesterday.

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.

Gurugram building collapse: Six bodies recovered, rescue operations underway

24 Jan 2019

Gurugram building collapse: Six bodies recovered, rescue operations underway

In a recent development, six bodies have been recovered from Gurugram's Ullwas area where an under-construction building collapsed in the early hours of Thursday.

Delhi: Girls abused inside shelter-home, chilli-powder put in private parts

29 Dec 2018

Delhi: Girls abused inside shelter-home, chilli-powder put in private parts

On Thursday night, during a surprise visit to a shelter home run by an NGO, in Dwarka, the Delhi Commission of Women found that girls were ruthlessly abused by staff.

Dwarka hit-and-run case: Second man succumbs to injuries

06 Dec 2018

Dwarka hit-and-run case: Second man succumbs to injuries

The second man injured in Dwarka in the hit-and-run case, involving a Mercedes car, succumbed to his injuries at a hospital yesterday.

Delhi: Three men, including UPSC aspirant, arrested for arms dealing

05 Dec 2018

Delhi: Three men, including UPSC aspirant, arrested for arms dealing

On Tuesday, the police arrested three arms dealers from Delhi's Dwarka, among whom one is a civil services aspirant.

As air quality deteriorates, thick haze engulfs the national capital

27 Nov 2018

As air quality deteriorates, thick haze engulfs the national capital

A thick haze engulfed Delhi as the air quality deteriorated, authorities said today, adding eight areas of the national capital recorded severe pollution level.

Delhi: Thieves kill bank cashier, loot Rs. 2L from bank

13 Oct 2018

Delhi: Thieves kill bank cashier, loot Rs. 2L from bank

A cashier was shot dead and three persons were injured after some unidentified people entered a bank in Delhi's Dwarka yesterday and fled with over Rs. 2 lakh.

Delhi Metro: Technical snag affects services on Blue Line

21 Aug 2018

Delhi Metro: Technical snag affects services on Blue Line

Services were affected for nearly 30 minutes on Delhi Metro's Blue Line today due to a technical snag in a train, which was later removed from service.

Dwarka: Thieves flee with ATM machine having Rs. 30L cash

29 Jul 2018

Dwarka: Thieves flee with ATM machine having Rs. 30L cash

Dwarka police are on the lookout for a gang which uprooted an ATM machine and decamped with it yesterday.

Delhi: Upset over CBSE Class-10 results, three students commit suicide

30 May 2018

Delhi: Upset over CBSE Class-10 results, three students commit suicide

Hours after the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the class 10 results, three students committed suicide in different parts of Delhi.

Delhi: Man, who could dismantle a car in 1-hr, arrested

17 May 2018

Delhi: Man, who could dismantle a car in 1-hr, arrested

A seasoned vehicle lifter, who could dismantle a car within an hour, was recently nabbed in Dwarka, while trying to escape in a stolen Volkswagen Polo.

Dust lashes Delhi, hail pounds Shimla, five-day alert issued

08 May 2018

Dust lashes Delhi, hail pounds Shimla, five-day alert issued

Severe hailstorm lashed Shimla today, with rains being reported from various parts in North India, including Chandigarh.

Delhi: 'Groom' caught for duping, sexually exploiting several women

14 Apr 2018

Delhi: 'Groom' caught for duping, sexually exploiting several women

A 41-year-old man was arrested last week from Dwarka for allegedly cheating, blackmailing and sexually assaulting at least six women by pretending to be a Mumbai-based media honcho.

Delhi: DU student, thought kidnapped, murdered by 'dating-app' friend

30 Mar 2018

Delhi: DU student, thought kidnapped, murdered by 'dating-app' friend

Two days ago, the body of a 21-year-old Delhi University (DU) student was found in Dwarka. He had been missing since a week.

Delhi: Dancer arrested for Dwarka pizza outlet robbery

24 Jan 2018

Delhi: Dancer arrested for Dwarka pizza outlet robbery

A 22-year-old dancer was arrested among three others by the Delhi Police for allegedly being involved for robbing more than Rs. 3 lakh from a pizza outlet in Dwarka last month.

DDA offers 6,000 'twice rejected' flats to paramilitary forces

17 Jan 2018

DDA offers 6,000 'twice rejected' flats to paramilitary forces

The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has offered 6,000 flats to paramilitary forces for their staff.

Rs. 16L bill at Fortis for 15-day stay of patient

20 Nov 2017

Rs. 16L bill at Fortis for 15-day stay of patient

That private hospitals often loot patients is no secret. A disturbing case has now surfaced from Fortis Gurgaon.

A commando of Sonia Gandhi's SPG security cover goes missing

06 Sep 2017

A commando of Sonia Gandhi's SPG security cover goes missing

An SPG commando from Congress President Sonia Gandhi's security team has gone missing under suspicious circumstances. The last time he was seen was on September 1.

Free Wi-Fi at Delhi's Blue Line metro stations!

26 Aug 2017

Free Wi-Fi at Delhi's Blue Line metro stations!

There's good news for Delhi Metro commuters. All 50 stations on the Blue Line have now been fitted with free Wi-Fi facility!

Delhi police crack first case of 'Mysterious hair thieves'

06 Aug 2017

Delhi police crack first case of 'Mysterious hair thieves'

Delhi police concluded investigation of first case of mysterious hair choppings after they found out that 14-year-old girl's hair was chopped as part of a prank by her relatives in Dakshinpuri.

Delhi Metro launches QR code facility to buy metro tokens

03 Jul 2017

Delhi Metro launches QR code facility to buy metro tokens

Delhi Metro launched Bharat Quick Response (QR) code facility, that enables metro travellers to recharge their smart cards or buy tokens using QR codes.

Own your Delhi home as DDA's housing scheme launched

02 Jul 2017

Own your Delhi home as DDA's housing scheme launched

The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) launched its much-awaited housing scheme linked with Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) yesterday.

Delhi police busts luxury motorbike theft racket, culprits arrested

11 Jun 2017

Delhi police busts luxury motorbike theft racket, culprits arrested

Delhi police succeeded in nabbing a 7 member gang for its alleged involvement in motorbike theft racket from East Delhi district.