Delhi News

Jeweller in Delhi arrested for staging fake robbery to get loan waiver

A 40-year-old jeweller and his two associates staged a fake robbery of 2.6 kg gold at his office in central Delhi in order to get bank loans worth Rs 61 lakh waived off, police said on Sunday.

Aug 23, 2020, 21:20 PM IST

Drone found near Israeli Embassy official's house in Delhi, no foul play suspected

The Delhi Police has recovered a drone from near the residence of an official of the Israeli embassy in southwest Delhi's Vasant Vihar, officials said on Sunday (August 23, 2020).

Aug 23, 2020, 20:07 PM IST

Delhi Police constable shoots man dead in Rithala, arrested

A constable of the Delhi Police shot and killed a man with his service revolver in Rithala on Thursday morning.

Aug 20, 2020, 12:08 PM IST

Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR, waterlogging disrupts traffic in several parts

Heavy rains lashed Delhi early Wednesday morning disrupting traffic and causing waterlogging in some parts of the city. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted more rains during the day. 

Aug 19, 2020, 10:41 AM IST

BJP to announce names of Delhi's new office bearers soon

Delhi BJP's new team of office bearers is likely to be announced in the coming week, with workers from groups and castes less penetrated by the party expected to get important posts in the organisation, party leaders said.

Aug 16, 2020, 22:29 PM IST

Fire breaks out at three-storey building in Delhi, five rescued

Five women were rescued after a fire broke out at a clinic located in a three-storey building in northwest Delhi's Pitampura area on Sunday (August 16, 2020).

Aug 16, 2020, 16:20 PM IST

Three Delhi Development Authority employees arrested for taking Rs 1 lakh bribe: CBI

Three employees of the Delhi Development Authority (DDA), including an assistant director, were arrested by the CBI on Saturday (August 15, 2020) for allegedly taking Rs 1 lakh bribe from a person purchasing a plot of land.

Aug 15, 2020, 14:55 PM IST

BJP MP Gautam Gambhir calls Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal 21st century 'Tuqhlaq' as heavy rains leave several areas waterlogged in national capital

As heavy rains lashed the national capital several areas have reportedly been waterlogged, former cricketer and BJP MP Gautam Gambhir trained his guns at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

Aug 13, 2020, 12:02 PM IST

Delhi liquor shops to remain open for one more hour

The Delhi government has extended timings for opening of liquor shops in the national capital by one hour, the move will also help increase the government's revenue, an official said.

Aug 07, 2020, 11:18 AM IST

Delhi gangster who spread terror by putting up posters, held in Haryana

The Special Cell of Delhi Police has arrested gangster Ankit Gujjar who has committed eight murders, and his accomplice Anil from Jhajjar in Haryana.

Aug 06, 2020, 08:32 AM IST

Delhi Police arrest driver who ran over cop last week

A 28-year-old driver, who ran over Assistant Commissioner of Police (Traffic) Sanket Kaushil last week, has been arrested, Delhi Police said on Saturday. Kaushil had lost his life in the accident.

Aug 01, 2020, 14:45 PM IST

DCW rescues 19 differently-abled senior citizens living in pitiable condition at old age home in Nangloi

DCW chairperson Swati Maliwal and Delhi Women and Child Development Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam were present during the surprise check.

Aug 01, 2020, 07:19 AM IST

Delhi cabinet reduces VAT on diesel from 30% to 16.75%, price to fall from Rs 82 to Rs 73.64 per litre

The Delhi Cabinet on Thursday decided to cut VAT on diesel from 30% to 16.75%. This will reduce price of diesel in Delhi from Rs 82 to Rs 73.64 i.e. by Rs 8.36 per litre.

Jul 30, 2020, 12:10 PM IST

NGT panel seeks report from CPCB, DPCC on frothing in Yamuna river

The NGT-appointed Yamuna Monitoring Committee (YMC) has sought a report from the Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi Pollution Control Committee and Industries Commissioner about the reasons behind "sudden froth" in the river.

Jul 27, 2020, 00:28 AM IST

Delhi man dupes woman he met on matrimonial site of Rs 17 lakh, held

The Delhi Police on Sunday arrested a man for duping a woman of Rs 17 lakh, who he had met on a matrimonial site on the pretext of marriage, the police said.

Jul 26, 2020, 19:37 PM IST

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal inaugurates 450-bedded government hospital in Burari

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal inaugurated a 450-bedded government hospital in Burari on Saturday and said that it will come to people`s aid in future.

Jul 25, 2020, 14:25 PM IST

10 houses collapse in Delhi's Anna Nagar due to heavy rains

Several residents of a slum area in Anna Nagar were displaced as over 10 houses collapsed following heavy rains that lashed the national capital on Sunday morning. The colony is located behind the under-construction WHO headquarters in ITO and is next to a drain.

Jul 20, 2020, 00:14 AM IST

Baby undergoes surgery in Delhi, receives mother's milk from 1000 km away

A month-old baby, who underwent surgery in Delhi's Max Hospital has been receiving his mother's milk from a destination which is 1000km away. The milk is put in small containers and is brought all the way over from Leh in a flight.

Jul 17, 2020, 11:48 AM IST

Delhi Police ASI on duty outside US Embassy mowed down by speeding car

In a fatal accident, an assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of Delhi Police was killed when a speeding car hit him before ramming into a wall near the US Embassy on Friday. A case has been registered at Chanakyapuri police station. 

Jul 04, 2020, 07:23 AM IST

In June, NCW received 2,043 complaints of crimes against women; highest in 8 months

The NCW received 2,043 complaints of crimes committed against women in June, the highest in the last eight months.

Jul 03, 2020, 14:51 PM IST