Abduction accused mowed down while escaping police custody

An accused in an abduction case was mowed down by a speeding dumper outside Okhla police station while he was allegedly trying to escape police custody.

NGT asks DPCC to take air, water samples around landfill sites

The National Green Tribunal Friday directed Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) to take air and water samples around the three landfill sites in Bhalswa, Okhla and Ghazipur areas in the national capital.

Will demand probe in Batla House case: AAP

The AAP`s Amanatullah Khan, who won the Delhi assembly election from Okhla constituency, Tuesday said his party would demand a probe in the 2008 Batla House shootout case.

Okhla seat poll verdict hinges on a graveyard!

Development issues, a debate over a graveyard and eight Muslims candidates, besides a Gujjar nominee, have all made the sensitive Okhla constituency an exciting electoral battleground where the two-time MLA from Congress is facing a stiff challenge from AAP.

Maheish Girri rejects Cong allegation on poll code violation

East Delhi MP Maheish Girri on Saturday dismissed Congress' allegations that he violated model code of conduct by laying foundation stone of two schools in Okhla area here.

Cops rescue minor girl trafficked from Assam

A minor Assamese girl who was allegedly trafficked to Delhi and forced into prostitution has been rescued by police from southeast Delhi's Okhla area.

Man killed in building collapse in Delhi, wife injured

A 51-year-old man was killed and his wife injured when a partially demolished "illegal" building collapsed in Okhla area of south Delhi today.

Woman executive brutally murdered by lover

A 23-year-old girl, who worked as an executive at a private telephone company in South East Delhi`s Okhla area, was brutally stabbed to death allegedly by her jilted lover, police said on Thursday.

Congress MLA disrupts Arvind Kejriwal presser over Batla House, CM walks out

Congress MLA from Okhla Asif Mohammad Khan raised slogans against the Aam Aadmi Party government and created ruckus at a press conference of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday.

Delhi assembly elections: Development, Batla encounter key issues in Okhla

evelopment issues such as regularisation of colonies, the ghost of Batla House encounter and the presence of a number of Muslim candidates along with a few from Gujjar community make a heady election cocktail in the sensitive Okhla constituency.

UP govt asked to show Okhla is a notified bird sanctuary

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) Tuesday directed Uttar Pradesh government to show the order by which Okhla bird sanctuary has been notified as a sanctuary under the Indian Wildlife Protection Act.

AAP announces candidates for Okhla, Badarpur seat

Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday announced its candidates from Okhla and Badarpur Assembly constituencies, taking the total number of candidates to 47 for the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections.

Delhi Lokayukta recommends issuing advisory to Okhla MLA Khan

Delhi Lokayukta today recommended to Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna issuing an advisory to Okhla MLA Asif Mohammad Khan holding him guilty of flouting rules and benefiting from unauthorised construction.

`Don’t dare meet Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit`

Doubting a land scandal, Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal alleged that about 500 houses in Okhla were demolished by the Delhi government led by Sheila Dikshit.

Fire at Delhi power substation doused

A major fire broke out at a power substation in Okhla area of south Delhi and was extinguished after two hours of intense effort.

Supporters of Congress MP, RJD MLA clash in Delhi

A scuffle broke out between
supporters of Rajya Sabha MP Pervez Hashmi and RJD MLA Asif
Mohammmed in a south-east Delhi locality.

Ahead of bypoll, BSP workers in Okhla seat join Congress

The Congress on Wednesday got a shot in
its arm ahead of the September 15 Okhla Assembly bypoll when
50 BSP workers in the constituency joined the party.