HC directs two litigants to plant 100 trees

HC directs two litigants to plant 100 trees

Saturday, 22 September 2018 | PTI | NEW DELHI

In an unusual verdict, the Delhi High Court has directed two men, who decided to withdraw cases against each other, to plant 100 trees in the Capital as a “gesture of goodwill to society”. While quashing criminal proceedings against them, Justice Najmi Waziri said the trees should be of deciduous...

Crowdfund money on hold as son turns out to be cousin

Saturday, 22 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The NGO Uday Foundation and crowdfunding website Ketto that raised Rs 57 lakh after photograph of a boy grieving next to the body of a sanitation worker who died while cleaning a sewer has not released the money after coming to know that the grieving boy was not deceased’s son...

Man killed over love affair, 4 held

Saturday, 22 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police Crime Branch has arrested four people, including a minor, for their involvement in the murder of one Deepak at Bankner Village under the jurisdiction of Narela Police Station on September 12. Deepak had threatened one of the accused Sumit, who claimed to be in a relationship with...

39-year-old Chinese held with fake Indian passport, Aadhaar card

Saturday, 22 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A 39-year-old Chinese national was arrested for allegedly possessing a fake Indian passport and Aadhaar card, a senior official said Friday.  Police are probing whether he was involved in espionage activities, he said. The accused identified as Tsao Lung had been living in India for close to five years. He had...

2 held for running extortion racket from massage parlour

Saturday, 22 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

With the arrest of two people, including a woman, the Delhi Police on Friday claimed to have busted an extortion racket running under the garb of providing “massage service”. The accused used to provide massage service at the place chosen by the customers. The accused then tried to extort money...

CBSE alerts people against lookalike fake websites

Saturday, 22 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In the backdrop of the fact that certain commercial websites are using the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) logo to mislead students the board has issued a public warning.  The CBSE has warned public against such websites which are look-alike of the CBSE website. “It has come to notice of...

11-yr-old raped by staffer in Govt hospital, accused held

Saturday, 22 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In yet another case of sexual crime against minors in the Capital, an 11-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 40-year-old staff inside a Government hospital in Rohini early morning on Friday. A case was registered at KN Katju Marg Police Station and the accused was arrested. According to police, a...

4 held in Rs 7.5 crore PNB loan scam

Saturday, 22 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

With the arrest of four people, including an official of Punjab National Bank (PNB)’s Brady House branch in Mumbai whose name figured in the Nirav Modi controversy, the Delhi Police claimed to have busted a loan racket on Friday. The accused have been identified as Amarjeet Singh, Ajay Kumar Sharma,...

State Editions

Flood situation still grim in Malkangiri

23 September 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

BBSR India’s ‘sports capital’: FIH chief

23 September 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

New Bhadrak railway stn building opening today

23 September 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Neurosurgeons’ meet held at AMRI

23 September 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Ravenshaw English-75 batch mates meet

23 September 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

M’bhanj all-party meet backs BG teachers

23 September 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

Jagatpur flyover opens to public

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Plogging drive launched

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Innovations, start-ups, products on display at IIT on Industry Day

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Water supply to get hit in a few pockets

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Sisodia, AAP MLAs discharged in case related to 2014 protest

23 September 2018 | SR | Sunday Pioneer

Death of 5 sewer workers: Two more arrested

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer