30 old DTC buses scrapped

30 old DTC buses scrapped

Friday, 11 January 2019 | GAYATHRI MANI | NEW DELHI

Following the order of Supreme Court and the National Green Tribunal (NGT) the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) has started vacating seven-year-old and 10-year-old buses and till now around 30 buses have been scrapped by the corporation. Most of them were low floor buses and had outlived the registration years as...

India contributing to global peace: Swaraj

Friday, 11 January 2019 | Sapna Singh | NEW DELHI

External Affairs Minister Sushma Sawaraj said India is a proactive and constructive contributor to maintaining international peace and security. Emphasising on educating the mass in the country about changing dynamics of International Politics, Sushma said, for us, transformation is not just a national agenda, but a global vision. “Through the Ministry...

Two plant nursery workers found dead

Friday, 11 January 2019 | PTI | NEW DELHI

Two workers of a plant nursery here were found dead early on Thursday, with the throat of one them slit and the other’s body hanging from a tree, police said. The incident was reported in Thursday morning when a colleague of the deceased persons reached the nursery and alerted the police,...

3 held for smuggling 2K quarters of illicit liquor

Friday, 11 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In two separate incidents on Tuesday, three persons were arrested during picket checks at Jasola Vihar and Shaheen Bagh Metro Station, for allegedly smuggling 1,920 quarters of illicit liquor. Two vehicles, one country-made pistol and one live cartridge were recovered from the accused persons. In the first incident, two accused persons...

Techie who killed nephew in 2016 arrested

Friday, 11 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A 37-year-old Delhi techie evading police for the last three years after killing his nephew at Dwarka’s Dabri area was arrested from Hyderabad, police said on Thursday. After killing his nephew in 2016 the accused had buried the body in the house under the soil and planted saplings on it. The...

Man dupes 2K of Rs 3 cr under PM Awas Yojana

Friday, 11 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police Crime Cell has arrested a 57-year-old man for allegedly cheating around 2,000 people to the tune of Rs 3 crore on the pretext of providing cheap houses under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, police said on Thursday. In addition, he also duped four advertisement agencies of Rs 1...

196 kg of smack, heroin recovered

Thursday, 10 January 2019 | Garen Warjri Panor | NEW DELHI

The sale, transportation and usage of narcotics, drugs and other psychotropic substances are increasingly becoming a major problem in the national Capital. Data from Delhi Police shows that in  2018, over 196 kg of smack and heroin were recovered, almost four times the amount as compared to 2017. With 493 cases...

3D camera planned to curb rash driving

Thursday, 10 January 2019 | SHEKHAR SINGH | NEW DELHI

Beware, if you are breaking traffic rules in the national Capital as the Delhi Police has planned to install 3D Radar Based Red Light Violation Detection Camera (RLVD) system to ensure smooth and safe flow of traffic in city. The project is planned to kickstart from July this year. This not...

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