Neighbour stabs woman to death over trivia

Neighbour stabs woman to death over trivia

Thursday, 17 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A 35-year-old woman, Sunita, died while her husband Viru (41) and son Akash are battling for life after they were allegedly stabbed by a neighbour over a trival issue on Wednesday evening at Khyala in West Delhi.  According to senior police official, the incident took place around 7.30 pm when Sunita...

Members of DU AC panel to raise issues of ad-hoc teachers

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The members of Delhi University Academic Council (AC) will once again raise the issues of ad-hoc teachers in the upcoming meeting scheduled on Wednesday. The proposed ordinance amendment will have 10 per cent permanent position for the contractual teachers and maternity leave for the ad-hoc teachers. "The teachers should be appointed on...

Two bus terminals to get new look soon

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

After Nehru Place Bus Terminal, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) ruled Delhi Government will now redevelop the Azadpur and Najafgarh bus terminals to provide better facilities to the commuters. Transport department has floated  tenders to invite bids for the same. Under the modernization project of bus terminals,  Azadpur and Nazafgarh terminals...

Wanted gangster carrying Rs 50K reward arrested

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

With the arrest of a wanted gangster identified as Varun Bhardwaj (32) on Monday from Delhi’s Dwarka district, Delhi Police were able to avert a major gang war. The accused had allegedly jumped his parole on July 2018, to avenge the death of his friend, who was murdered by members...

Civil services aspirants take out march

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Hundreds of civil services aspirants took out a march from Mukherjee Nagar to Rajghat on Tuesday demanding compensatory attempts in the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) preliminary examination. “There were major changes in examination of UPSC from 2011 till 2015.  Before 2011 when the new syllabus was introduced, Hindi medium selection...

45-yr-old man jumps in front of Metro at Rajiv Chowk, dies

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A 45-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a train at the Rajiv Chowk Metro Station in Delhi on Tuesday. The incident occurred during morning hours and the metro services were disrupted for 15-20 minutes on the Blue Line, which connects Dwarka to Noida in Uttar Pradesh. The deceased...

NDMC Budget: Smart city focus

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 | Chandan Prakash | NEW DELHI

The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) Chairman, Naresh Kumar presented a budget for 2019-20 on Tuesday with ‘Smart City’ project yet again topping the agenda along with e-governance, free Wi-fi, smart energy, smart education health care and skill development. In his third consecutive budget, the Chairman projected total receipts of the...

Robbery gang busted, 7 held, Rs 11L seized

Tuesday, 15 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

With the arrest of seven people, the Delhi Police on Monday claimed to have busted ‘Shetty Gang’ involved in several robbery incidents in Delhi and its peripheral areas. Police have also recovered Rs 11.20 lakhs, two country made improvised pistols, one country made pistol, 10 live cartridges and one bike...

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