Articles about Jahangirpuri

Delhi: Demolition drive faces protest, AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan arrested

12 May 2022

Politics
Delhi: Demolition drive faces protest, AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan arrested

As the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMA) carried out an anti-encroachment drive in the Madanpur Khadar area on Thursday, protests erupted with people pelting stones and leaving a few security personnel injured, the police said.

Rajasthan Police, in Noida to arrest journalist Chopra, returns empty-handed

09 May 2022

India
Rajasthan Police, in Noida to arrest journalist Chopra, returns empty-handed

The Rajasthan Police, which arrived in Noida on Sunday to arrest TV news anchor Aman Chopra, had to return empty-handed as he reportedly was not home.

Shaheen Bagh demolition drive: Supreme Court refuses to intervene

09 May 2022

India
Shaheen Bagh demolition drive: Supreme Court refuses to intervene

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to intervene in the Shaheen Bagh demolition drive and asked affected parties to approach the Delhi High Court.

Delhi: Court raps police for 'failure' in stopping Jahangirpuri violence

08 May 2022

India
Delhi: Court raps police for 'failure' in stopping Jahangirpuri violence

Delhi's Rohini district court has rejected the bail pleas of eight accused persons in the Jahangirpuri communal violence case.

South Delhi civic body's anti-encroachment drive slammed as 'anti-poor'

28 Apr 2022

India
South Delhi civic body's anti-encroachment drive slammed as 'anti-poor'

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on Wednesday said that its mayor and the commissioner would take stock of the illegal structures in Jaitpur, Sarita Vihar, and Madanpur Khadar on Thursday.

Delhi temple demolition notice: Will stand before bulldozers, say locals

24 Apr 2022

India
Delhi temple demolition notice: Will stand before bulldozers, say locals

Locals in Delhi's Sriniwaspuri—where the Centre allegedly plans to raze down a temple—have opposed the move, saying they will stand in front of bulldozers to stop the demolition.

Centre ordered demolition of temple in Delhi's Sriniwaspuri: AAP

24 Apr 2022

Politics
Centre ordered demolition of temple in Delhi's Sriniwaspuri: AAP

The controversy over the anti-encroachment demolition campaign launched in several states took a new turn on Saturday.

Delhi violence: I&B Ministry pulls up TV channels over coverage

23 Apr 2022

India
Delhi violence: I&B Ministry pulls up TV channels over coverage

The Centre has directed TV channels not to broadcast any "provocative" content, a week after communal clashes broke out in Delhi's Jahangirpuri during a religious procession.

Jahangirpuri violence: ED registers money laundering case against accused

23 Apr 2022

India
Jahangirpuri violence: ED registers money laundering case against accused

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday registered a money laundering case against Ansar Sheikh, the prime accused in the Jahangirpuri communal violence case.

#DemolitionDrive: Supreme Court extends stay on demolitions for 2 weeks

21 Apr 2022

India
#DemolitionDrive: Supreme Court extends stay on demolitions for 2 weeks

The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the anti-encroachment demolition drive on Delhi's Jahangirpuri—which saw communal clashes on Hanuman Jayanti last week—to be halted for two weeks.

Delhi: Demolition drive stopped in violence-hit Jahangirpuri after SC order

20 Apr 2022

India
Delhi: Demolition drive stopped in violence-hit Jahangirpuri after SC order

The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered a stay on the anti-encroachment drive in Delhi's Jahangirpuri while scheduling the next hearing on Thursday.

Amit Shah monitoring situation in Delhi's Jahangirpuri amid police probe

19 Apr 2022

India
Amit Shah monitoring situation in Delhi's Jahangirpuri amid police probe

Union Home Minister Amit Shah is monitoring the situation in Delhi's Jahangirpuri, where communal clashes broke out on Saturday.

Delhi: Minors involved in Jahangirpuri violence? Child rights body takes cognizance

17 Apr 2022

India
Delhi: Minors involved in Jahangirpuri violence? Child rights body takes cognizance

In a shocking turn of events on Sunday, the alleged involvement of kids and minors in Saturday's Hanuman Jayanti communal violence in Northwest Delhi's Jahangirpuri came to the fore.

Delhi violence: 'Words cannot describe what I saw,' says cop

17 Apr 2022

India
Delhi violence: 'Words cannot describe what I saw,' says cop

Communal clashes broke out in Northwest Delhi's Jahangirpuri area on Saturday after alleged stone-pelting at a Hanuman Jayanti Shobha Yatra procession.

DDA's 2021 housing scheme launched; over 1,350 flats on sale

02 Jan 2021

India
DDA's 2021 housing scheme launched; over 1,350 flats on sale

The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has on Saturday launched its new housing scheme for 2021, under which over 1,350 flats are on sale.

Delhi student beaten to death over relationship with woman

10 Oct 2020

India
Delhi student beaten to death over relationship with woman

In a tragic incident, an 18-year-old was beaten to death in the Adarsh Nagar region of Northwest Delhi.

Coronavirus: No relaxation of lockdown in Delhi, says Kejriwal

19 Apr 2020

India
Coronavirus: No relaxation of lockdown in Delhi, says Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Sunday that there will be no relaxation of the lockdown in the national capital.

Coronavirus: India reports 521 deaths; Maharashtra records 328 new cases

19 Apr 2020

India
Coronavirus: India reports 521 deaths; Maharashtra records 328 new cases

The death toll due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) crossed the 500-mark in India on Saturday while the total number of cases reached 15,600.

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

13 Apr 2020

India
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.

Delhi 'university' declared fake claims these actors are alumni

15 Aug 2019

India
Delhi 'university' declared fake claims these actors are alumni

Each year, the University Grants Commission releases a list of fake universities across India. Out of the 23 fake universities- which are "self-styled, unrecognized institutions functioning in contravention of the UGC Act"- 14 have been on the list since 2005.

Woman 'unintentionally' carrying pistol caught at Chandni Chowk metro station

27 Jan 2017

Delhi
Woman 'unintentionally' carrying pistol caught at Chandni Chowk metro station

A 27-year-old Jahangirpuri resident was detained for carrying a country-made gun hidden inside the packaging of her music system; she claimed to be unaware about the same.