DTH operators complain to Centre about jammers disrupting service
Jul 23, 2014 at 20:19 | Source:
Mumbai: Direct-to-Home (DTH) television operators have sought Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's intervention to sort out the issue of alleged disruption of their services by local cable operators using jammers. In a letter to Singh, they have also ...
Nithari rape case: Pranab rejects mercy petitions of Koli, 5 others
Jul 20, 2014 at 10:45 | Source:
New Delhi: Mercy petitions of six death row convicts including Surendra Koli, found guilty in the sensational Nithari serial rapes and killings, have been rejected by President Pranab Mukherjee.Besides Koli, mercy pleas of Renukabai and Seema (Mahara...
Rains lash Delhi, traffic snarled
Jul 18, 2014 at 04:15 | Source:
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed Delhi Thursday, bringing respite from the humid weather but also reducing traffic to a crawl on major arterial roads.The met office has forecast more rains Friday.There was heavy traffic at Dhaula Kuan, Ri...
Tatra trucks scam: Antony admitted VK Singh told him about bribe
Jul 17, 2014 at 09:36 | Source:
New Delhi: The CBI has said former defence minister AK Antony, a witness in the Tatra truck case, admitted that former army chief General VK Singh informed him of the bribe offer by Lt Gen Tejinder Singh for clearing the trucks' purchase file.The Cen...
Criminal case registered against Ghaziabad builder
Jul 13, 2014 at 00:15 | Source:
Ghaziabad, July 12 (IANS) The Indirapuram police Saturday registered a criminal case against the builder in whose building a fire broke out Friday.Indirapuram Inspector Rashid Ali told IANS that the FIR was registered following a complaint by one Jam...
Fire in Ghaziabad building, four cars gutted
Jul 12, 2014 at 02:15 | Source:
Ghaziabad, July 11 (IANS) A fire broke out in the basement of an apartment building in Ghaziabad Friday, officials said.The fire broke out around 2.00 p.m. in the basement of ATS Apartments building in Indirapuram and four parked cars were burnt, a f...
Basement of Ghaziabad building catches fire, 6 cars gutted
Jul 11, 2014 at 20:44 | Source:
Ghaziabad: A fire broke out in the basement of an apartment building here Friday, officials said. No casualties were reported.The fire broke out around 2.00 pm in the basement of ATS Apartments building in Indirapuram area and six parked cars were bu...
Ghaziabad: Police to charge 19-year-old girl for filing false rape case
Jul 03, 2014 at 08:18 | Source:
Ghaziabad: Ghaziabad police on Wednesday said that it would register an FIR against a 19-year-old girl for filing a fake rape case.The girl had on Tuesday lodged a complaint with the police alleging that she was abducted by three car-borne youths fro...
Journalists hold protest to draw attention to Tanu Sharma-India tv case
Jul 02, 2014 at 20:38 | Source:
The extremely serious allegations of sexual and mental harassment made by TV journalist Tanu Sharma against her India TV employers have opened up a can of worms about the bizarre demands being made of women anchors in media houses and the blatantly e...
Delhi's public transport - a hurdle for the disabled (Feature)
Jul 01, 2014 at 23:30 | Source:
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Varun Mahato, a 24-year-old visually impaired, boards a bus to his Noida office every day. His journey is a "struggle" because he often travels standing as the seats reserved for those with disability remain occupie...
Two killed in Delhi road accident
Jun 26, 2014 at 23:30 | Source:
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Two students were killed and four of their classmates injured when the car they were travelling in jumped the road-divider and collided with an oncoming car, police said Thursday.The incident took place at around 11.20 p.m. ...
Love beyond borders: Pakistani boy gets 'new life' in India
Jun 26, 2014 at 00:30 | Source:
Noida, June 25 (IANS) Nine-year-old Amaar Asif was suffering from end-stage kidney and liver disease. When his parents, who own a small shop in Lahore, came to know about this rare disease, they were shattered. There is no treatment available for it ...
Congress to contest UP by-polls alone, ditches ally RLD
Jun 25, 2014 at 11:20 | Source:
Lucknow: Congress will go all alone in the Uttar Pradesh assembly by-polls which are to be held for the twelve seats, a Congress party leader said on Wednesday.While the schedule for the by-polls has not been announced, party general secretary Madhus...
Pakistani boy undergoes kidney, liver transplant in Noida
Jun 25, 2014 at 06:30 | Source:
Noida, June 24 (IANS) A nine-year-old Pakistani boy underwent successful kidney and liver transplant surgery here after his relatives donated the body organs.Amaar Asif was suffering from primary hyperoxaluria (excessive urinary excretion of oxalate)...
Three attempt suicide at Delhi Metro stations
Jun 25, 2014 at 05:30 | Source:
New Delhi:Three people, including a woman and a teen-aged girl, attempted suicide by jumping from three separate Delhi Metro stations Tuesday, police said.In the first incident, a 25-year-old married woman Sarita Sharma, mother of two children, jumpe...
Man kills wife, dumps body near Metro station
Jun 24, 2014 at 23:15 | Source:
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) A 26-year-old man was Tuesday arrested for killing his wife and dumping her body near a metro station here, police said, adding that their marital relationship was strained.The body of 23-year-old Neetu was found inside a tr...