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Emerging coronavirus hotspots identified in Delhi; CP, Lajpat on list

23 Sep 2020

Emerging coronavirus hotspots identified in Delhi; CP, Lajpat on list

To get ahead of the coronavirus curve, the Delhi government has identified 33 areas as "emerging hotspots". Localities like Connaught Place, Lajpat Nagar, Model Town, Laxmi Nagar, and Paschim Vihar featured on the list, HT reported.

J&K: 2 suspected of coronavirus infection isolated in Jammu

07 Mar 2020

J&K: 2 suspected of coronavirus infection isolated in Jammu

As the number of cases of a deadly coronavirus disease, COVID-19, continue to be on the rise, Jammu and Kashmir administration identified two persons suspected to be infected.

Delhi traffic proves useful; helps police in catching fleeing kidnappers

20 Oct 2019

Delhi traffic proves useful; helps police in catching fleeing kidnappers

Nobody likes traffic snarls, but 21-year-old Rijwal could not have wished for anything else on Friday night.

Delhi: Crane on wrong side of road crushes 61-year-old woman

23 Jan 2019

Delhi: Crane on wrong side of road crushes 61-year-old woman

In a horrific accident, a crane hurtling down the wrong side of the road crushed a 61-year-old pedestrian under its wheels in south Delhi's Dhaula Kuan in the wee hours of Sunday.

Delhi: Man shot dead for throwing stones at pet dog

07 Jan 2019

Delhi: Man shot dead for throwing stones at pet dog

Pet owners' love for their pets is often equated with parents' love for their children, but how far can a pet owner go to protect their pets?

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.

Two held for attempting to sell drugs worth Rs. 100cr

17 Oct 2018

Two held for attempting to sell drugs worth Rs. 100cr

Two persons were arrested in Delhi for allegedly attempting to supply drugs worth more than Rs. 100 crore in the international market, police said yesterday.

Tempo driver injures dog, furious owner stabs him to death

07 Oct 2018

Tempo driver injures dog, furious owner stabs him to death

An injury caused by a tempo driver to a pet dog miffed the animal's owner so much that he hacked the former to death.

'Drug addict' Kanwariya arrested for vandalizing car in Delhi

10 Aug 2018

'Drug addict' Kanwariya arrested for vandalizing car in Delhi

The Delhi police, on Thursday, arrested a kanwariya named Rahul alias Billa for vandalizing a car in Moti Nagar, earlier this week. They damaged a car driven by a 25-year-old woman after it 'brushed' one of them.

DU student found dead inside Bharti College toilet, suicide suspected

26 Jul 2018

DU student found dead inside Bharti College toilet, suicide suspected

An 18-year-old BA second year student of Delhi University's Bharti College was found dead in a college toilet yesterday morning.

Delhi: 9 hospitalized after consuming mid-day meal at Anganwadi center

24 Jul 2018

Delhi: 9 hospitalized after consuming mid-day meal at Anganwadi center

At least eight children and a staffer of an Anganwadi center in Delhi's Uttam Nagar area were hospitalized in Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital when they complained of vomiting and lost consciousness after consuming mid-day meal today, the police said.

Delhi: Space crunch major hurdle for increasing power distribution network

22 Jul 2018

Delhi: Space crunch major hurdle for increasing power distribution network

Space crunch is posing a major challenge in augmentation of the power distribution network in Delhi's densely-packed unauthorized colonies, officials said.

Delhi: Two drug peddlers arrested; 30kg cannabis seized

17 Jul 2018

Delhi: Two drug peddlers arrested; 30kg cannabis seized

Two people, including a woman, were arrested with 30kg of cannabis from Om Vihar Phase-1 in Delhi, a police official said.

Delhi: Two Nigerians found dead in flat, no injury marks

01 Jun 2018

Delhi: Two Nigerians found dead in flat, no injury marks

Three persons, including two Nigerians, were found dead today at a rented flat in west Delhi.

Man involved in 50 burglaries arrested, Rs. 20L-worth jewelry recovered

03 Apr 2018

Man involved in 50 burglaries arrested, Rs. 20L-worth jewelry recovered

A 24-year-old man has been arrested for his alleged involvement in around 50 burglaries in southwest Delhi's Bindapur, police said.

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: 60-year-old woman exacts revenge, gets her robber arrested

05 Mar 2018

Delhi: 60-year-old woman exacts revenge, gets her robber arrested

A 60-year-old woman in Delhi got a 24-year-old man arrested two days after he had sedated and robbed her on a bus.

Delhi: Thief snatches earring, tears off woman's earlobe

16 Feb 2018

Delhi: Thief snatches earring, tears off woman's earlobe

A 47-year-old woman in Delhi was left in need of a plastic surgery after a thief targeted her gold earrings and tore off her earlobe.

15-year-old boy allegedly sodomized by classmates in Delhi

31 Jan 2018

15-year-old boy allegedly sodomized by classmates in Delhi

A Class 9 student of a government in school in Delhi's Uttam Nagar has alleged he was sodomized by four of his classmates.

Delhi: Man arrested for posing as Intelligence Bureau officer

20 Sep 2017

Delhi: Man arrested for posing as Intelligence Bureau officer

Delhi Police arrested a 32-year-old man, Praveen Hooda, for impersonating a high-ranking Intelligence Bureau officer as he was trying to enter the agency's headquarters.

Delhi: Man blames colleague for developing cancer; shoots him dead

28 Aug 2017

Delhi: Man blames colleague for developing cancer; shoots him dead

In a shocking incident, Myanmar's Inayat, a 25-year-old cook at a restaurant in Delhi's Uttam Nagar, was shot dead by his colleague.

Ola-Uber drivers threaten to go on strike across Delhi-NCR

07 Jun 2017

Ola-Uber drivers threaten to go on strike across Delhi-NCR

With demands not being addressed, Ola-Uber driver unions threatened to wage a strike from 19th June across Delhi-NCR. This would be the second strike by thse taxi drivers in 2017.

Delhi: Surprise checks administered at 20 petrol pumps

04 May 2017

Delhi: Surprise checks administered at 20 petrol pumps

The Delhi Government undertook surprise checks at 20 petrol pumps against their alleged illegal activities.

Delhi Police to use flash mobs for awareness

06 Mar 2017

Delhi Police to use flash mobs for awareness

The Delhi Police would now use flash-mobs in regular intervals to spread the word about their initiatives.