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Pakistani plane carrying nearly 100 crashes into houses, details awaited

22 May 2020

Pakistani plane carrying nearly 100 crashes into houses, details awaited

In a terrible piece of news, an aircraft of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), which had almost 100 people on-board, crashed into houses near Karachi airport.

Those indulging in hate speeches should be removed: Manoj Tiwari

23 Feb 2020

Those indulging in hate speeches should be removed: Manoj Tiwari

The task of ending BJP's dry spell in Delhi was put on Manoj Tiwari, the Bhojpuri actor-turned-politician under whose leadership the saffron party won corporation polls in 2017 and all seven Lok Sabha seats last year.

Delhi election highlights: Who won and who lost?

11 Feb 2020

Delhi election highlights: Who won and who lost?

As the counting of votes for the Delhi Assembly elections began earlier today, it became evident that the ruling Aam Aadmi Party was set to win.

Anurag Thakur's 'Goli Maaro...' chant invites trouble, he remains defiant

28 Jan 2020

Anurag Thakur's 'Goli Maaro...' chant invites trouble, he remains defiant

Union Minister Anurag Thakur behaved irresponsibly at an election rally when he openly called for shooting the "traitors" of the country.

Delhi Assembly Elections: Five most controversial candidates fighting polls

26 Jan 2020

Delhi Assembly Elections: Five most controversial candidates fighting polls

Delhi is set to go to polls on February 8, and electioneering has reached its peak.

For communal tweets, Kapil Mishra banned from campaigning for 48-hours

25 Jan 2020

For communal tweets, Kapil Mishra banned from campaigning for 48-hours

Known for spewing venom and passing communal remarks, Bharatiya Janata Party's Kapil Mishra was on Saturday banned from campaigning for 48 hours by the Election Commission.

'India v/s Pakistan' tweet: Kapil Mishra replies to election body

24 Jan 2020

'India v/s Pakistan' tweet: Kapil Mishra replies to election body

BJP's Kapil Mishra, whose communal tweet before Delhi Assembly polls sparked controversy, has told the Returning Officer that his words were taken out of context.

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 elections: After AAP, BJP announces list of poll candidates

17 Jan 2020

Delhi elections: After AAP, BJP announces list of poll candidates

Days after the Aam Aadmi Party released its list of candidates for the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday announced its poll candidates.

Delhi Shocker: Couple robbed at gunpoint, children were inside car

01 Jul 2019

Delhi Shocker: Couple robbed at gunpoint, children were inside car

For a couple in Delhi, the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday turned traumatic as they were robbed in the parking lot of their own house. The fact that their two kids were inside the car makes the incident all the more disturbing.

Pakistan: 116 police officials suspended over 2014 Lahore firing incident

18 Oct 2018

Pakistan: 116 police officials suspended over 2014 Lahore firing incident

Authorities in Pakistan's Punjab province have suspended at least 116 police officials, including top officers, in connection with the killing of demonstrators during a public protest in Lahore, Pakistan in 2014.

In an I-T raid, Ludhiana's pakode wala surrenders Rs. 60L

07 Oct 2018

In an I-T raid, Ludhiana's pakode wala surrenders Rs. 60L

The famous pakode wala from Ludhiana, Panna Singh Pakode Wale, surrendered Rs. 60 lakh to the Income Tax Department, the TOI reported.

Delhi: To surprise girlfriend, engineer cons delivery man of luxury-watch

03 Aug 2018

Delhi: To surprise girlfriend, engineer cons delivery man of luxury-watch

In what is an insane spin to 'things people do in love', a B.Tech graduate from Delhi was arrested on Thursday for conning a delivery man of a wristwatch worth Rs. 90,000 to 'surprise' his girlfriend.

This four-legged 'Babu' of Delhi Police is an all-India gold-medalist!

19 Jul 2018

This four-legged 'Babu' of Delhi Police is an all-India gold-medalist!

Delhi Police's Model Town office is receiving a lot of attention recently, courtesy Babu.

By 2020, Delhi to get 58 more parking facilities

01 Jun 2018

By 2020, Delhi to get 58 more parking facilities

By 2020, Delhi is set to get 58 more parking facilities, including surface parking sites, multilevel and stack parking systems.

Masked men rob Rs. 35L at gunpoint in northwest Delhi

26 May 2018

Masked men rob Rs. 35L at gunpoint in northwest Delhi

The driver and manager of a businessman were robbed of Rs. 35 lakh at gunpoint by unidentified masked men in northwest Delhi's Model Town, police said.

Fight over parking kills three of a family in Delhi

28 Apr 2018

Fight over parking kills three of a family in Delhi

Three members of a family were killed in Delhi's Model Town on Thursday night in what began as a row over parking space.

Man threatens Delhi woman with porn video, gets arrested

26 Jan 2018

Man threatens Delhi woman with porn video, gets arrested

A man was recently arrested from Kolkata for allegedly blackmailing a Delhi woman by threatening her into depositing money into his account. The man allegedly blackmailed the 24-year-old woman by superimposing her picture in a porn video.

Jagga Jasoos' actress found dead in Gurugram apartment

19 Jul 2017

Jagga Jasoos' actress found dead in Gurugram apartment

Assamese singer-actor Bidisha Bezbaruah, who was recently seen 'Jagga Jasoos', was found hanging from a ceiling fan with a dupatta tied around her neck in her Gurugram apartment.

Amarnath attack: Delhi on high alert, Kanwarias to get security

12 Jul 2017

Amarnath attack: Delhi on high alert, Kanwarias to get security

Post terror attack on Amarnath pilgrims in Jammu and Kashmir, Delhi has been put on high alert with special security cover for Kanwar Yatra.

Parking on footpaths could  soon be a legal offence

20 Mar 2017

Parking on footpaths could soon be a legal offence

The Supreme Court-mandated Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) has prepared a new action plan which could make parking of vehicles on footpaths a cognizable offense.