Man accused of murder held with 2 accomplices

Man accused of murder held with 2 accomplices

Tuesday, 19 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police on Monday claimed to have arrested a 30-year-old history-sheeter along with his two associates. The accused was wanted in six cases of robbery, carjacking, attempt to murder, kidnapping, molestation, extortion and criminal intimidation.                                                                                                               The accused has identified as Ajay (30) who live in Qutabgarh, Delhi and his partners...

Jamia opens its gates for film shooting, project to fatten its depleted coffers

Monday, 18 March 2019 | PTI | NEW DELHI

With its huge campus and large auditoriums, the Jamia Millia Islamia is increasingly becoming a favourite option for filmmakers to shoot their projects.  While the Delhi University continues to be a favourite with Bollywood, the filmmakers say they usually avoid going to the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) as securing permissions there...

Traders’ body expresses concern over imports of Chinese goods

Monday, 18 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Sunday expressed concern over imports of goods from China saying that these goods are supposed to have a nexus with hawala transactions resulting in a huge loss of custom duty and IGST revenue to the Government. Calling it a serious matter, the CAIT...

Sheila: Pre-poll truck with AAP detrimental to Cong’s interest

Monday, 18 March 2019 | SHEKHAR SINGH | NEW DELHI

Despite former Chief Minister and Delhi Congress president Sheila Dikshit making her Opposition known to Congress leadership about having any truck with AAP, many of her party colleagues are trying to stitch an alliance with. Sources close to her said, that she has conveyed her views vis- -vis AAP as she...

AAP’s 7th pick Jhakhar to contest from W Delhi

Monday, 18 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Amidst parleys between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Congress for a pre-poll alliance to fight seven Lok Sabha seats, the AAP declared its seventh candidate for West Delhi Lok Sabha seats. AAP insiders said the name of Balbir Singh Jhakhar was announced after the recalcitrant attitude of the Congress...

Gurugram police struggles to trace cyber criminals

Monday, 18 March 2019 | Parvesh Sharma | Gurugram

Online fraud is now the most common crime in the Millennium City. The fraudsters are using novel techniques to defraud people. The fraudsters are sending lucrative web links through emails by morphing their mobile phone identities to attract the victims. Police officers said they are finding it tough to trace cyber...

ATM robbery gang busted, 4 held

Monday, 18 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

With the arrest of four persons, the Delhi police on Saturday claimed to have busted a Mewat based gang involved in ATM robberies. The arrested accused have been identified as, Zabir (20), Mohd. Ashfaq (28) both from Nooh district of Mewat Haryana and Vakil(20), Shokeen (28) both from Palwal, Haryana. According to...

Max temp to hover around 29 degrees C today

Monday, 18 March 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

With the Holi, the festival of colours, round the corner, the Delhiites have also started to take the feel on sunny days. The city residents on Sunday saw the maximum temperature settling at 28.6 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season’s average. The minimum temperature was recorded at 13.8 degrees Celsius,...