Varsity receives 40K registrations on second day

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | SR | New Delhi

Delhi University has received a total of 40,143 registrations from the aspirants on the second day of admissions while the university has 56,000 seats across 63 colleges. “We have received a very good response in one day. The total applicants who have registered so far are 40,143, out of which applicants...

Violet Line service hit due to safety inspection of metro’s ITO-Kashmere Gate stretch

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Services on Delhi Metro’s Violet Line were severely affected on Tuesday due to the safety inspection of the upcoming stretch between ITO and Kashmere Gate stations. Currently, trains operate between Faridabad’s Escorts Mujesar and ITO on the line. However, due to the inspection, Mandi House station was used as the terminal...

Monsoon may hit Kerala before May 30: MoES

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) may have announced the onset of monsoon in Kerala on May 30 this year, but seasonal rainfall may arrive a day before. Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) Secretary M Rajeevan said the conditions look favourable for arrival of monsoon before the announced date. “The announced onset date...

Property dealer kills partner, kin; 4 held

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

Two contract killers and two property dealers were arrested on Monday for murdering their business partner and his entire family of five in a bid to grab the partner’s property worth Rs 2 crore. The incident came to light when Munnavar Hassan, who used to work as a property dealer...

30-year-old shoots father, injures stepmother over property dispute

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

A 30-year-old man was arrested for shooting his father over a property dispute in Outer Delhi's Baba Hari Dass Nagar on Sunday night. On the same day the accused had also shot his stepmother identified as Suman Devi. She is undergoing treatment in a hospital and her condition is stated...

Nine held from 5-star hotel for running IPL betting racket

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

Delhi Police Crime Branch arrested nine people from a five-star hotel for allegedly running an IPL betting racket. Deputy Commissioner of Police, Crime, Madhur Verma said that during the interrogation of the accused they claimed that they were involved in betting on cricket matches for the last decade. "They were planning...

Man duped of Rs 11 lakh, 2 held in Gurugram

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

The Gurugram Police has arrested two persons, who were allegedly involved in duping a city-based man of Rs 11 lakh on the pretext of promotion of a (buildshopping.com) website. The culprits posed as tele-callers to con the complainant. The accused were identified as Naresh Kumar and Neeraj Kumar and were arrested...

Glitch costs man working in Narela lift his life

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

A 27-year-old man died while working in an elevator in outer Delhi's Narela area on Sunday. Deputy Commissioner of Police, Rohini district, MN Tiwari, said the deceased has been identified as Jaan Mohammed, a resident of Kureni Village in Narela. "Jaan was working in a lift at factory number B 2643 DSIDC...

BSP leader’s hotel in Gzb raided; six couples held

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 | SP Singh | GHAZIABAD

Ghaziabad Police on Monday raided Royal Plaza Hotel, owned by a BSP leader and detained six couples who were found in objectionable positions. The police said they conducted the raid on a tip off that the hotel management was allowing young couples to stay there on an hourly basis for...

20 foreigners staying in city illegally handed over to FRRO

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

Around 20 foreigners, including a minor, who were staying in South Delhi illegally, were detained by police and handed over to the Foreign Regional Registration Office (FRRO). On the basis of an input recived from the FRRO, the south district police conducted raids in Vasant Kunj and Malviya Nagar on Monday.. Over...


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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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