A 23-year-old criminal wanted in Haryana and Rajasthan in nearly 18 cases, including gang rape, and carrying a bounty of Rs.50,000 on his head, was arrested here by the crime branch, police said on Saturday.
People belonging to the north-eastern states on Friday staged a protest outside a police station here over inaction in an Assam girl`s rape incident on April 29 and demanded immediate arrest of the accused.
Amid concerns over high-rise buildings' ability to withstand earthquakes, realtors' body CREDAI on Tuesday said developers in the national capital region are adhering to all safety norms to ensure structural strength of the buildings to face such natural disasters.
Haryana government on Tuesday warned that strict action would be taken against builders in Gurgaon and Faridabad for violating structural safety norms in the wake of a massive earthquake that struck Nepal.
Earthquakes don’t kill people, buildings do – whosoever said these words rightly defended a natural course of action. Nepal Earthquake of magnitude 7.8 has left nearly 2000 dead and 5000 injured. One shake and houses collapsed like a pack of cards.
A number of Private Member's Bills were introduced in Lok Sabha on Friday that sought raising of a Bose Regiment in Army, prohibition of slaughter of cow and other milch animals and stopping 'khap' panchayats from interfering in individuals liberty among others.
The National Green Tribunal today directed "immediate" stoppage of construction activity in specific stretch of areas in Noida Extension and Gurgaon by taking note of media reports on air pollution caused by building activities.
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday assured adequate compensation to farmers whose crops were damaged in the heavy rains and hailstorms that lashed several parts of the state recently.
As Delhi and NCR has turned into a major educational hub, the region has also become the den of fraudsters duping job seekers of their hard-earned money on the pretext of getting them placed in multinational companies.