Dwarka: News

05 Apr 2024


Explained: Case of Delhi woman killed and stuffed in almirah

In a chilling incident that has shocked the nationals capital, the body of a 26-year-old woman was discovered hidden in an almirah in a residential property located in southwest Delhi's Dwarka area.

25 Feb 2024

Narendra Modi

Sudarshan Setu: Modi inaugurates India's longest cable-stayed bridge in Gujarat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Sudarshan Setu, a four-lane cable-stayed bridge linking Okha to Beyt Dwarka island in Gujarat, on Sunday.

'Fake' ED officials raid Delhi home, 'seize' Rs. 3 crore

In what can only be described as a movie-style heist, a group of men reportedly staged a fake Enforcement Directorate (ED) raid on a home in the Baba Haridas area of Dwarka, Delhi, on Saturday and seized more than Rs. 3 crore in cash.

16 Sep 2023

Narendra Modi

Modi to inaugurate 'Yashobhoomi' on his birthday: Everything to know

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the first phase of the international convention and expo center "Yashobhoomi" in Dwarka, New Delhi on Sunday, which also marks his birthday, ANI reported.

21 Aug 2023

Nitin Gadkari

Dwarka Expressway: All key features of India's new 'engineering marvel'

Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari shared visuals of the newly-built Dwarka Expressway, India's first eight-lane elevated motorway, on Sunday.

21 May 2023

Nitin Gadkari

Dwarka Expressway: India's first elevated highway to open in 2024

Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has revealed the Dwarka Expressway will be completed by April 2024.

20 Feb 2023


Sahil Gehlot's family asked him to 'silence' Nikki Yadav: Police

Sahil Gehlot, the main accused arrested for allegedly murdering his girlfriend Nikki Yadav in Delhi and storing her dead body in his family-owned dhaba's freezer, did so at his family's behest, Hindustan Times reported.

15 Jun 2022


5 best places in India to try scuba diving

Scuba diving has become an extremely popular water sport in India in the last few years.

01 Jul 2021

Honor Killing

Two held in Dwarka honor killing case

Two men were arrested for allegedly killing a man and injuring his wife in a suspected honor killing case at Dwarka a week ago, police said on Wednesday.

07 Apr 2021

Road Accidents

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.

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.

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.

04 Mar 2021


One dead after speeding car rams into another in Dwarka

A 22-year-old man was killed while another got seriously injured after a speeding car rammed into another car in Dwarka, Delhi in the early hours of Thursday, police said.

26 Oct 2020

Delhi Police

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.

13 Oct 2020

Air Quality Index

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.

03 Sep 2020

Times of India

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.

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.

25 Sep 2019

Delhi Police

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

05 Dec 2018

Delhi Police

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.

27 Nov 2018

Air Pollution

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.

27 Oct 2018

Air Quality Index

Delhi continues to choke, 5 areas record severe pollution: CPCB

Delhi's air quality remained very poor for the fourth day today with five areas recording severe pollution levels, as authorities warned the situation may deteriorate further next week due to localized emissions during festival and stubble burning.

18 Oct 2018

Air Quality Index

Delhi: Air quality remains 'very poor' for second consecutive day

The air quality in Delhi remained "very poor" for the second consecutive day on Thursday, with several areas in the national capital nearing severe levels of the pollution, according to the authorities.

17 Oct 2018

Climate Change

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

Delhi's air quality for the first time this season deteriorated to 'very poor' category with several areas in the national capital nearing towards severe levels of pollution, according to authorities.

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

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.

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

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

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.

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.

14 Apr 2018

Crime Against Women

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.

30 Mar 2018

Delhi Police

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.

24 Jan 2018

Delhi Police

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.

20 Nov 2017

Health & Wellness

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.

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!

06 Aug 2017

Delhi Police

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.

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.

11 Jun 2017

Delhi Police

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.

18 May 2017


Delhi-CBSE rejects relaxation of rules for Class 10 students

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) denied the Delhi Government's demand that Class 10 students should be evaluated on half-syllabus for 2 years, as they were unprepared for the exams.

08 Dec 2016

Delhi High Court

What's Delhi upto this Thursday?

In a freak accident, a Delhi Metro coach caught fire at Patel Nagar station earlier today.