Punjabi Bagh

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Heavy rain lashes parts of Delhi, nearby areas

03 Jan 2021

Heavy rain lashes parts of Delhi, nearby areas

Several parts of Delhi recorded moderate to heavy rain and thundershowers early on Sunday morning for the second consecutive day.

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.

Hindu family cremates Muslim-woman, AIIMS punishes staff for swapping bodies

09 Jul 2020

Hindu family cremates Muslim-woman, AIIMS punishes staff for swapping bodies

The country's premier medical institute, AIIMS, has been receiving criticism for mixing up two bodies — sending the body of a Muslim woman to a Hindu family and vice versa.

Overflowing crematoriums and mortuaries: Coronavirus makes last rites painful

28 May 2020

Overflowing crematoriums and mortuaries: Coronavirus makes last rites painful

While countries, including India, are finding it difficult to keep the number of coronavirus cases low, they are faced with another major problem — cremation of the dead.

Day after Diwali, air-quality in Delhi slips to "very poor"

28 Oct 2019

Day after Diwali, air-quality in Delhi slips to "very poor"

On the morning after Delhi residents celebrated Diwali with much pomp and show, the air quality in the national capital deteriorated and was recorded at "very poor".

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.

West Delhi Police digitizes malkhanas across all its police stations

17 Nov 2018

West Delhi Police digitizes malkhanas across all its police stations

The Delhi Police's West district digitized all malkhanas, rooms for keeping seized arms and ammunition, across its 12 police stations on Friday, police said.

Delhi: Drunk woman-driver, headed to club, rams SUV, kills one

11 Nov 2018

Delhi: Drunk woman-driver, headed to club, rams SUV, kills one

In yet another incident of rash driving, a 22-year-old drunk woman rammed into an SUV on Friday night in Delhi's Punjabi Bagh area, killing one.

Delhi: Air-quality remains 'very poor'; 113 industries asked to shut

30 Oct 2018

Delhi: Air-quality remains 'very poor'; 113 industries asked to shut

In a meeting chaired by Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal held in New Delhi, officials told Baijal that 1,368 show cause notices and 417 closure directions have been issued against polluting units by the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC).

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

27 Oct 2018

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.

Delhi: Woman arrested over human trafficking charges in Punjabi Bagh

24 Sep 2018

Delhi: Woman arrested over human trafficking charges in Punjabi Bagh

A 42-year-old woman was arrested on Saturday in West Delhi's Punjabi Bagh area for her alleged involvement in human trafficking.

Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR; waterlogging disrupts traffic in Gurugram

28 Aug 2018

Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR; waterlogging disrupts traffic in Gurugram

Heavy rains lashed several parts of Delhi-NCR through the night with waterlogging disrupting road traffic movement at many places in the national capital and Gurugram.

Delhi: 5 injured in road accident in Punjabi Bagh

09 Jul 2018

Delhi: 5 injured in road accident in Punjabi Bagh

Five persons were injured after a car driven by a 27-year-old woman in an inebriated state hit their vehicle in west Delhi's Punjabi Bagh area yesterday, police said.

"Expired beer" and other violations at 44% Delhi bars

11 Jun 2018

"Expired beer" and other violations at 44% Delhi bars

The next time you are at a bar, make sure to check the expiry date on your bottle of beer.

Celebration turns fatal: DJ stabs man over argument on songs

07 May 2018

Celebration turns fatal: DJ stabs man over argument on songs

A birthday celebration turned ugly in a Delhi bar on Sunday night after a man was allegedly stabbed by the DJ, for raising concerns over songs being played.

Lajpat Nagar section of Delhi Metro Pink Line tested

25 Apr 2018

Lajpat Nagar section of Delhi Metro Pink Line tested

Among the two major sections of Delhi Metro Pink Line that will be inaugurated in June, one was tested yesterday.

Delhi Metro Pink Line to be a shopper's favorite

12 Apr 2018

Delhi Metro Pink Line to be a shopper's favorite

Two major sections of Delhi Metro Pink Line will be inaugurated in just two months.

CBI acts on OBC's Rs. 389cr-scam complaint six months later

24 Feb 2018

CBI acts on OBC's Rs. 389cr-scam complaint six months later

The CBI, left red-faced for not acting on time in the PNB scam, has booked a jewelry firm in Delhi six months after the Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) lodged a complaint.

Long jams in Delhi as traffic restrictions implemented for R-Day

23 Jan 2018

Long jams in Delhi as traffic restrictions implemented for R-Day

As traffic restrictions ahead of Republic Day were enforced in Delhi, jams erupted at various places.

#FactBulletin: All about traffic challans and how to pay online

14 Dec 2017

#FactBulletin: All about traffic challans and how to pay online

To manage the road traffic system smoothly, laws like Motor Vehicles Act, Central Motor Vehicle Rules, and State Motor Vehicle Rules are implemented in India.

Delhi pollution: What can you do to keep yourself safe?

08 Nov 2017

Delhi pollution: What can you do to keep yourself safe?

With pollution reaching alarming levels, Delhi is currently battling a public health emergency.

Delhi pollution reaches critical levels, 'public health emergency' declared

07 Nov 2017

Delhi pollution reaches critical levels, 'public health emergency' declared

Weeks after battling deteriorating air quality, Delhi woke up to a hazy, smoggy morning today with alarming pollution levels at some places.

Despite cracker ban, Delhiites should brace for a polluted Diwali

19 Oct 2017

Despite cracker ban, Delhiites should brace for a polluted Diwali

Despite the SC ban on firecrackers, Delhiites should brace for a very polluted Diwali.

Would've been in jail if allegations were true, says Kejriwal

22 May 2017

Would've been in jail if allegations were true, says Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal called allegations directed by his former cabinet colleague, Kapil Mishra, "baseless."

Kapil Mishra- Kejriwal is involved in 'hawala scam'

19 May 2017

Kapil Mishra- Kejriwal is involved in 'hawala scam'

Sacked Delhi Minister Kapil Mishra has levelled fresh allegations of money laundering against the AAP.

Delhi water crisis- Haryana breaks promise, releases just 175 cusecs

19 May 2017

Delhi water crisis- Haryana breaks promise, releases just 175 cusecs

Delhi's water crisis continued as Haryana refused to release the promised 200 cusecs of water in the Yamuna; instead, it released only 125 cusecs.

Delhi accident- Death toll reaches four, three fighting for life

17 May 2017

Delhi accident- Death toll reaches four, three fighting for life

A fourth student succumbed to her injuries a day after a horrific accident in Delhi's Punjabi Bagh. While Sanchit and Ritu died on the spot, the driver Rajat breathed his last a few hours later.

Punjabi Bagh accident- Parents of victims to donate their eyes

16 May 2017

Punjabi Bagh accident- Parents of victims to donate their eyes

Parents of Sanchit and Ritu, both killed in a car accident in Delhi, have decided to donate the eyes of their children.

Delhi- Two students killed, five injured as car flies-off bridge

15 May 2017

Delhi- Two students killed, five injured as car flies-off bridge

Two teenagers were killed and five others injured when the Honda City they were in fell off a flyover in Delhi's Punjabi Bagh.