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Five Years After Nirbhaya, Is Delhi Any Safer For Women?
Five years after 23-year-old Nirbhaya was brutally raped and murdered by five men on December 16, earning Delhi an epithet of "rape capital" of India, has the national capital become any safer for women? Crime data doesn't suggest so and females who live and work in the city and its peripheries also..
Delhi To Get Rs 122 cr Sports Complex
Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Monday approved a proposal for setting up a Rs 122 crore sports complex here with modern facilities for cricket, football, basketball, athletics, tennis and swimming. Spread over 18.2 acres, the complex -- which is coming up at Najafgarh in west Delhi -- wi..
Cloudy Monday Morning In Delhi, 10 Trains Cancelled
It was a cloudy Monday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 8.2 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average, the weather office said. "The sky will remain generally cloudy with mist or shallow fog in the morning. There are chances of light rains toward..
Fake Education Board Busted In Delhi, Six Arrested
The Delhi Police has busted a fake education board operating as the Board of Higher Secondary Education Delhi and arrested six persons including its chairman, a senior officer said on Friday. The chairman, Shiv Prasad Pandey was running the fake board and lured students by showing its website bhs..
Talk On Ram Mandir Cancelled Because JNU Fears My Arguments: Subramaniam Swamy
BJP parliamentarian Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said his lecture on the Ram Mandir issue was cancelled by the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) authorities because they feared his "powerful" arguments in favour of the temple. A talk by Swamy was scheduled to take place on Wednesday evening at ..
Cold Monday Morning In Delhi, 9 Trains Cancelled
It was cold Monday morning in Delhi with minimum temperature recorded at 8.3 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average, a Met official said. At least nine trains were cancelled and 26 were delayed due to fog in several parts of northern India, while two trains were rescheduled. Acco..
Delhi: ED Conducts Searches At 7 Places In Rs 5,000-Cr Money Laundering Case
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday searched the premises of Sanjeev Mahajan and other businessmen in connection with a money laundering probe involving over Rs 5,000 crore, officials said. An ED official told IANS that searches were conducted at seven locations, the premises of Mahajan ..
AAP Dubs Rs 30 Cr Tax Notice ‘Bogus’, Has Record Of All Donations
Dubbing an Income Tax Department's Rs 30.67 crore tax notice as "bogus" and "vindictive", the AAP on Monday said it was being targeted by different government agencies and that it had maintained the record of every donation. "The IT Department has declared the complete amount of donations we rece..
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Seeks Votes For Non-BJP Parties In Gujarat
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday asked people in Gujarat to vote for any party which they think can defeat the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in upcoming Assembly elections. "If somewhere the AAP is winning, then give your vote for AAP. If any other party is winning, give the v..
Protests Against ‘Padmavati’ In Delhi
A group of people on Friday staged a protest outside the Azadpur Metro station here against Sanjay Leela Bhansali's period drama "Padmavati". The group, Rashtriya Chetna Manch, burnt Bhansali's effigy. Additional DCP Vijayanta Arya told IANS: "A call was received that at least 50-60 people hav..