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Delhi: To Meet Demand Of Her Lover; Woman Tries To Sell Kidney
The 21-year-old woman, a resident of Bihar who had been divorced once, came all the way to Delhi to sell her kidney to pay the Rs 1.8 lakh which had her boyfriend had demanded to marry her. When she reached a hospital in the national capital, the doctors called the 181 Women Helpline Number and i..
87% Won’t Be Burst Crackers In Delhi Following Supreme Court Cracker Ban: Survey
Days after the Supreme Court banned the sale of firecrackers in Delhi and NCR to combat the rising levels of air pollution in the city, 87 per cent of the respondents in a survey said they won't burst crackers on Diwali. The survey conducted by citizen engagement platform LocalCircles revealed th..
Aarushi-Hemraj Murder Case: Court Acquit Talwars After Four Years Of Conviction
Four years after their conviction and given life terms, dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar were on Thursday acquitted in the 2008 murders of their teenage daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj by the Allahabad High Court that gave them the benefit of doubt, a verdict that left questions unan..
Know Which City Residents Of India Are Most Stressful
Among Indian citizens, 31 per cent working professionals in Mumbai suffer from stress, revealed a study on Tuesday. The study, conducted by Lybrate, an online doctor consultation platform, revealed that nearly 60 per cent working professionals in Tier 1 cities are stressed. This includes Delhi..
Students, Activists Hold Rally To Mark One Month Gauri Lankesh’s Murder
A cross-sectional rally, comprising hundreds of students and activists, was organised in New Delhi on Thursday denouncing the RSS and allied groups for the death of journalist Gauri Lankesh. The protest was organised to mark one month of Lankesh's murder who was shot dead outside her house in Ben..
6 Year Old Sexually Assaulted In Delhi School, Sweeper Arrested
A sweeper of a city private school has been arrested for sexually assaulting a six-year-old Class I girl student, police said on Thursday. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police Chinmoy Biswal said the girl was molested on Wednesday afternoon in Sant Nirankari School in Malviya Nagar of south D..
Delhi CM Demands Independent Audit Of DMRC; Stay On Fare Hike
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday demanded an independent audit of the Delhi Metro's accounts and a stay on the proposed fare hike till this report is received. "... there is an immediate need for an independent audit of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) accounts, since residen..
AAP Burns Effigies Of ‘Evil Of Price Rise’ In Delhi, Elsewhere
Protesting against what it said was "skyrocketing" inflation and high petrol prices, AAP workers on Saturday burnt effigies representing the "evil of price rise" to coincide with Dussehra celebrations, the Aam Aadmi Party said. An AAP statement said such effigies were burnt in all 272 municipal w..
DMRC Defends Fare Hike, Kejriwal Demands It Be Put On Hold
Even as the DMRC defended another fare hike by saying its input costs had gone up, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday urged the Centre to direct Delhi Metro to withhold the "unjustified" proposed increase from October 10. In a letter to Union Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Pur..
Sunny Saturday Morning In Delhi
It was a sunny Saturday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 23.6 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season's average, the weather office said. "The sky will remain mainly clear during the day with mist in the morning," an India Meteorological Department (IMD..