Kidnapped insurance company employee rescued

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | Gurugram

A 30-year-old employee of a private insurance company abducted by a two-member gang from Subhash Chowk in the city, was rescued by the Gurugram Police with the help of their Rajasthan counterparts. The victim was rescued from Pali district of Rajasthan on Tuesday. The police managed to trace the victim on...

4 sent to jail for impersonating BSES officials to extort money

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | PTI | New Delhi

Next time when officials claiming to be from a power distribution company visit your place, open the door only after thoroughly checking their credentials. One such case recently came before a Delhi court which sent to jail four men who were arrested by the police for allegedly impersonating BSES officials...

JNU entrance exams to be held in December

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | PTI | New Delhi

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) will shift its entrance exams for all courses from the usual period between May and June to December, starting this year. The move comes two years after it was put forward at a meeting of the varsity’s Academic Council (AC) and approved at a Standing Committee...

Clash between AISA, ABVP at DU during counselling of aspirants

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

Activists of the Left-backed All India Students Association (AISA) and the RSS-affiliated Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Tuesday clashed in Delhi University where counselling sessions on admissions to the varsity were taking place. Though both groups filed cross complaints, no FIR was registered, an official at the Maurice Nagar...

Extra marital affair: Woman held for killing husband

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

Delhi Police arrested a 37-year-old woman for allegedly strangulating her husband to death after hatching a conspiracy with her lover, an occultist from Bihar, in south Delhi’s Defence Colony. Police said the occultist is currently absconding and a piece of cloth used in commission of the crime has been recovered. On...

RSS leader's murder: CPI(M) activist held

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | VR Jayaraj | Kochi

In a major breakthrough in the case pertaining to the murder of RSS leader Choor- akkad Biju (34) in Payyannur, Kannur, the Kerala Police has arrested main accused Anoop, DYFI leader and CPI(M) activist, pushing the Marxist party’s leadership, which has so far claimed that it has nothing to do with...

Cong wins Sarai Pipal, AAP bags Maujpur

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In a setback for the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Congress bagged one seat each in the two municipal wards elections in Delhi, the results of which were announced on Tuesday. Polling in these two wards was postponed due to the death of...

Ensure availability of medicines in Govt hospitals: CM tells CS

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday took strong exception to the non-availability of medicines and consumables in some Delhi Government hospitals. He directed the Chief Secretary to ensure 100 per cent availability of these articles at the earliest. The Chief Minister has also received complaints about X-Ray and CT Scan machines...

Piyush Goyal asks scribes to go from party meeting; leaves Manoj Tiwari embarrassed

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari was left embarrassed on Tuesday after his party colleague and Union Minister Piyush Goyal asked journalists invited by him to cover a party meeting, to leave the venue. Tiwari’s entreaties to Goyal that journalists were given a “special invitation” by him fell on deaf ears as...

DU’s Open Day session pulls huge crowd

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | Debashish Kumar | New Delhi

The Open Day session at the North Campus of the Delhi University (DU) was flooded with students and parents on the second day. The admission rush was unprecedented on Tuesday even when the varsity has a complete online registration process. Deputy Dean of DU, Gurpreet Singh Tuteja explained the eligibility criteria...


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EVM challenge within framework: EC

28 May 2017 | PNS | New Delhi

The Election Commission on Saturday made it clear that EVM challenge will be conducted within the framework of the existing administrative safeguards and security protocols. The commission said that it had never made a 'promise' to hold a “no-holds-barred hackathon” when it announced the EVM hacking challenge...

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Probe team focuses on land deal at Nagadih

28 May 2017 | PNS | Jamshedpur

As the government appointed probe team reaches at crucial stage ofinvestigation, sources informed that the team is focussing on the landdeal that is suspected to be the reason behind gruesome killings. “During investigation we found that rumours on child lifting was usedan alibi to lynch the youths at both the places by vested interestgroups with some ulterior motives bent on disturbing peace of thesociety...

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