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Masood Azhar stayed in Ashok, Janpath hotels in Delhi, visited Deoband, Lucknow in 1994

A hotel in Delhi's posh Chanakyapuri area, which houses the diplomatic enclave, was the first stop of Masood Azhar, the founder of Jaish-e-Mohammad, when he first arrived in India in January 1994 and dodged immigration officials' queries about his Portugese passport by claiming he was a "Gujarati by birth".

Mar 14, 2019, 20:21 PM IST

Amit Shah addresses Bharat Ke Mann Ki Baat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate Bhartiya Janta Party's. National campaign 'Bharat Ke Mann Ki Baat' for upcoming Lok Sabha elections here at Hotel Ashok in Chanakyapuri

Feb 03, 2019, 12:28 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi pays homage to slain policemen, inaugurates National Police Memorial in Delhi's Chanakyapuri

A police museum would also be inaugurated by the PM.

Oct 21, 2018, 08:15 AM IST

Fire breaks out at Delhi's Ashoka Hotel

Fire broke out at Ashoka Hotel in Chanakyapuri area. According to news agency ANI, the fire reportedly erupted in the basement of the hotel. 

Aug 13, 2018, 15:19 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate first PIO Parliamentary Conference in Delhi today

As many as 124 Members of Parliament and 17 mayors from 23 countries will participate in this conference.

Jan 09, 2018, 06:13 AM IST

Delhi L-G Anil Baijal inaugurates decentralized sewerage treatment plant

Stressing upon the need for conserving water, Anil Baijal, the Lt. Governor of Delhi, on Saturday inaugurated a decentralized sewerage treatment plant on Peshwa Road in the city.

Mar 04, 2017, 17:37 PM IST

Govt approves transfer of land for Second Diplomatic Enclave

Currently, there is one Diplomatic Enclave in Chanakyapuri, where land has been allotted to the embassies by the Land and Development Office.

Jan 04, 2017, 13:02 PM IST

National level shooter alleges 'coach' spiked her soft drink, raped her on birthday

The woman said that they involved in a relationship, and the accused promised to marry her.

Dec 04, 2016, 09:40 AM IST

Man arrested for raping 4-yr-old a serial sex offender: Police

During interrogation, Ronnie made certain disclosures and when police teams, comprising women, were sent to the transit camp to talk to people there, four unreported cases emerged, police said.

May 13, 2016, 03:00 AM IST

SHOCKING! Teacher makes students sing, dance during viva; taken off as examiner

The Central Board of Secondary Education​ (CBSE) has taken off a teacher from external examination duty after the high-profile Sanskriti School in Chanakyapuri area here complained that the examiner made students to sing and dance during the viva for Physics practical examination. 

Feb 10, 2016, 15:24 PM IST

British School in Delhi receives threat call

The British School in Chanakyapuri area was locked down for an hour today following a threat call.

Feb 04, 2016, 16:55 PM IST

Shots fired near 7, Race Course Road; police call it accident

Shots were fired "accidentally" by a Delhi Police constable outside Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 7, Race Course Road residence here tonight, sending security officials into a tizzy.

Nov 19, 2015, 00:11 AM IST

Delhi: Man stabs wife, 2 kids in Chanakyapuri

A man from Delhi's Chanakyapuri has allegedly stabbed his wife and two children while injuring himself in the crime. The daughter of the man has been killed in the act.

Oct 14, 2015, 11:39 AM IST

Russian Embassy car slams police barricades, vehicle in Delhi; two injured

Two persons were injured when a speeding car belonging to the Russian Embassy hit unmanned police barricades and another vehicle at Chanakyapuri last night, police said.

Aug 18, 2015, 11:14 AM IST

MTNL services down in diplomatic areas of Delhi

MTNL's telecom services have been hit in embassies and five-star hotels, among others, in diplomatic area of Chanakyapuri here following theft of underground cables in the high security zone.

May 19, 2015, 22:12 PM IST

Minor fire at Russian Embassy

A fire broke out at Russian Embassy in Chanakyapuri diplomatic enclave of the capital, a fire official said.

Jan 25, 2015, 12:58 PM IST

No report from US embassy about Delhi's air pollution: Govt

Government on Thrusday denied having received any report from the US embassy about Delhi's air pollution level, but admitted that air quality deteriorates during Diwali.

Dec 11, 2014, 15:37 PM IST

Delhi Police SI arrested while accepting bribe

A Delhi Police sub-inspector was arrested while taking bribe of Rs 50,000 from a person for not implicating him in a case here, a Central Bureau of Investigation official said.

Nov 28, 2014, 17:51 PM IST

Construction worker found dead

A 35-year-old construction worker was found dead in central Delhi`s Chanakyapuri area in the wee hours on Sunday, police said.

Aug 25, 2014, 01:54 AM IST

50 shanties gutted in Delhi slum fire

At least 50 shanties were gutted in a fire that broke out in a slum in a New Delhi area, official said.

Apr 28, 2014, 12:35 PM IST