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Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Brief profile of four convicts sentenced to death
Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Brief profile of four convicts sentenced to death

While passing the judgement, the three-member bench of the court noted that it was a “barbaric incident”.  

Supreme Court verdict will act as deterrent against heinous crimes: Maneka Gandhi

Union Minister Maneka Gandhi on Friday said the Supreme Court verdict in the December 16 gangrape case will act as a "deterrent" against such heinous crimes.

 

DCW chief welcomes Supreme Court decision in Nirbhaya gang rape case
DCW chief welcomes Supreme Court decision in Nirbhaya gang rape case

Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Jaihind welcomed the Supreme Court`s decision in the brutal December 2012 Nirbhaya gang rape case and said it will send a "strong message" to the rapists.

BJP MP honey trap case: Delhi Police widens probe; detains father, brother of accused woman
BJP MP honey trap case: Delhi Police widens probe; detains father, brother of accused woman

Widening its probe into the alleged honey-trap case involving BJP MP KC Patel, the  Delhi Police had taken the father and the younger brother of the accused woman into custody.

Grenade found at Delhi's Red Fort, triggers panic; NSG called in
Grenade found at Delhi's Red Fort, triggers panic; NSG called in

A diffused grenade was found in the premises of the Red Fort in the national capital, which triggered panic among the local residents, said reports on Friday.

Dec 16 gangrape: SC to give its verdict on appeals of 4 convicts on Friday
Dec 16 gangrape: SC to give its verdict on appeals of 4 convicts on Friday

A bench comprising Justices Diapk Misra, R Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan would deliver the judgement tomorrow in the case that had shaken the entire nation's conscience.

Delhi's ranking drops in govt's cleanliness report card

Notwithstanding the emphasis on Swachh Bharat, the civic bodies in the country's power capital have finished poorly in the government's cleanliness ranking announced on Thursday.

Nation not defined by its capital, but by its boundaries: Rijiju
Nation not defined by its capital, but by its boundaries: Rijiju

Hosted by Helping Hands, a pan-northeast India NGO working for the people in distress, the event aimed to raise awareness towards the northeast people of India in a larger spectrum.

2012 Delhi gang-rape case: Supreme Court to deliver much-awaited verdict on Friday
2012 Delhi gang-rape case: Supreme Court to deliver much-awaited verdict on Friday

The rape which had occurred on December 16, 2012, had seen massive protests across India, especially in the national capital.

Mayoral polls: MCD sends proposal to LG with tentative dates
Mayoral polls: MCD sends proposal to LG with tentative dates

The North, the South and the East Delhi Municipal Corporations choose their own mayors in the first meeting of the new House. But, the newly elected councillors are yet to be administered the oath of office.

CBI books ex-Secretary, raids Delhi Secretariat
CBI books ex-Secretary, raids Delhi Secretariat

Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) teams on Thursday also conducted searches at six places, including the Delhi government`s Secretariat, in Delhi and the National Capital region. 

Delhi taxi driver returns bag with valuables worth Rs 8 lakh

A 24-year-old taxi driver returned a bag containing valuables and cash worth Rs eight lakh to the police after a passenger accidentally left it in his vehicle.

AAP moves Delhi High Court against LG's order to recover Rs 97 crore advertisement cost

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has moved the Delhi High Court against an order by the Lieutenant Governor (LG) to recover Rs 97 crore from the party for money allegedly spent by the Delhi government on advertisements.

Three-year-old girl raped by neighbour in Delhi

A three-year-old was allegedly raped by her neighbour in central Delhi following her abduction, police said on Thursday. The victim is in a critical state.

CBI raids AAP minister Satyendra Jain’s Delhi Secretariat office
CBI raids AAP minister Satyendra Jain’s Delhi Secretariat office

The CBI had raided the office of Satyendra Jain's OSD in December last year.

AAP to shed its 'aam aadmi' tag, Arvind Kejriwal's MLAs told to behave like 'netas', move with entourage
AAP to shed its 'aam aadmi' tag, Arvind Kejriwal's MLAs told to behave like 'netas', move with entourage

Stung by consecutive electoral drubbings and infighting, the Aam Aadmi party led by Arvind Kejriwal has now decided to shed its tag of being a party of 'aam aadmi' or common man.

Manish Sisodia meets AAP Okhla MLA Amanatullah Khan, hours after suspending him
Manish Sisodia meets AAP Okhla MLA Amanatullah Khan, hours after suspending him

Amanatullah Khan was suspended by AAP's Political Affairs Committee for accusing senior leader Kumar Vishwas of being an "RSS/BJP" agent and plotting a coup against the party. 

AAP a 'sinking ship', says Yogendra Yadav

Swaraj Abhiyan leader Yogendra Yadav on Wednesday described the Aam Aadmi Party as a "sinking ship", and said there was a "naked power struggle" taking place in the Arvind Kejriwal-led party.

SC rejects plea to review death sentence of 4-year-old girl's rapist, killer

The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a review petition by Vasanta Sampat Dupare seeking the recall of its November 2014 order upholding his conviction and death sentence for raping a four-year-old girl and then battering her to death.

Suspension is AAP's decision: MLA Amanatullah Khan

In the wake of his suspension by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Delhi legislator Amanatullah Khan said he was unaware of the reason behind it.

Ajay Maken withdraws his resignation as Delhi Congress chief
Ajay Maken withdraws his resignation as Delhi Congress chief

Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken on Wednesday said he has withdrawn his resignation that he had submitted to party president Sonia Gandhi after the Congress` "unsatisfactory performance" in the recent Delhi civic polls.

Delhi govt raises upper age limit for EWS nursery admissions

The Delhi government on Wednesday raised the upper age limit for admission to entry-level classes under the Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and Disadvantaged Group (DG) category, by an year.

Rajghat to go digital for interactive experiences on Mahatma Gandhi's life

Rajghat, the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, here is set to go digital with approval for setting up of an interpretation centre and three LED screens at the premises.

Senior Air India pilot faces tough questions in Delhi High Court
Senior Air India pilot faces tough questions in Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday put tough questions to a senior Air India pilot, whose appointment to the Board of the airline is under challenge, regarding an entry made by him in a pre-flight alcohol test register.

Court quashes order in missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed's case
Court quashes order in missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed's case

A sessions court here on Wednesday set aside a lower court order that directed nine JNU students to appear before it to record their consent or refusal for a lie-detector test in case of missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed.

On World Press Freedom Day, BJP leader makes THIS request to Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal – Read
On World Press Freedom Day, BJP leader makes THIS request to Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal – Read

The AAP government had earlier restricted the entry of journalists into the Delhi secretariat complex.

AAP crisis: Kumar Vishwas emerges winner, Amanatullah Khan booted out of party
AAP crisis: Kumar Vishwas emerges winner, Amanatullah Khan booted out of party

Ending all the speculations, Kumar Vishwas and Arvind Kejriwal buried the hatchet on Wednesday after an AAP's political affairs committee (PAC) meeting here.

Two held with drugs valued at Rs 16 crore

Two drug suppliers were arrested here with four kg of heroin valued at Rs 16 crore in the international market.

NHRC issues notice to Delhi Police in shelter molestation case

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Delhi Police and the state government after several teenage girl inmates of a shelter home in accused some staff members of molesting and injecting them with drugs.

Shelter home horror: NHRC issues notice to Delhi govt, seeks detailed reports in 4 weeks
Shelter home horror: NHRC issues notice to Delhi govt, seeks detailed reports in 4 weeks

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Delhi Police and the state government after several teenage girl inmates of a shelter home in accused some staff members of molesting and injecting them with drugs.