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Suicide bid at Delhi Metro station


September 6th, 2012 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) A 25-year-old man was critically injured Thursday after he tried to commit suicide by jumping from a Delhi Metro station, police said.Pradeep Kumar, a native ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro tries to curb suicides at stations


September 6th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Delhi Metro, with the help of an NGO, has launched a public service initiative to reduce suicide bids at its stations.Metro staff, those on the ... Read more...

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Class four student run over in Delhi


July 27th, 2012 - 1:31 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) A class four student was crushed to death by a speeding school van here Thursday, police said.The nine-year-old student, Mohammad Sarfaraz, who lived with his ... Read more...

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Class 10 student dies in accident in Delhi


July 25th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) In a freak accident Wednesday, a 16-year-old boy was killed in Delhi after being struck by an electricity pole when he stuck his head out ... Read more...

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Woman dies after jumping from metro station terrace


May 4th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) In the second such incident in as many days, a 27-year-old woman died Friday afternoon after jumping from the terrace of a metro station in ... Read more...

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Eight years later, illicit liquor vanishes in thin air


April 14th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) Eight years of trial ended in the acquittal of a woman, accused of smuggling illicit liquor, when police in a court here presented an empty ... Read more...

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‘Criminal charges against 9 percent MCD poll nominees’


April 10th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Tweenty-three percent of the candidates in the April 15 municipal elections here are millionaires while nearly nine percent have criminal charges against them, think ... Read more...

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Property dealer, MBA student cheat ATM users


April 9th, 2012 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) A 30-year-old property dealer and a 25-year-old MBA student, who had cheated more than 100 ATM users of Rs.25 lakh, were caught red handed in ... Read more...

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Delhi engineer murdered by friend for ransom (Second Lead)


April 6th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) In a murder meticulously planned by three friends, a young engineer was abducted, strangled and his body buried in a deep pit lined with 40 ... Read more...

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Woman commits suicide after fight with husband


April 3rd, 2012 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Enraged over her husband's choice of tutor for their daughter, a 39-year-old woman in west Delhi committed suicide, police said Monday.According to police, Tejinder Kaur ... Read more...

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Builder’s guard held for firing on parking issue


January 22nd, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) An argument over parking space turned violent and a builder's personal security guard shot at and injured a watchman in west Delhi, police said Sunday. ... Read more...

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Two men held with fake auto products


January 14th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Two men have been arrested for alleged involvement in selling spurious auto products, police said Saturday. "Bijender Kumar, 36, and Anshu Aggarwal, 26, indulged in ... Read more...

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Two killed in road accidents


November 20th, 2011 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Two people, including a girl, were killed and 13 injured in three accidents in the capital Sunday, police said. In the first incident, a 14-year-old ... Read more...

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Get trade fair tickets at Metro stations


November 12th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Tickets for India International Trade Fair's (IITF) business visitors will be available at 26 Metro stations in the capital from Monday while the general public ... Read more...

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Five killed in two road accidents


November 7th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Five people, including a minor, were killed and two injured in two separate accidents involving motorcycles in the national capital, police said Monday.While three people, ... Read more...

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Two kids killed in roof collapse


September 25th, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) A labourer's two children were killed after the ceiling of an under-construction building collapsed here Sunday, police said Sunday.Manoj, 6, and Manish, 2, came under ... Read more...

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Blast, beefed up security cause traffic snarls


September 8th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The rescue operations and beefed up security after the explosion at Delhi High Court caused traffic snarls across the city Wednesday.Public transport commuters and motorists ... Read more...

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High court blast is 19th attack in Delhi in 15 years


September 7th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The bomb blast that killed at least nine people and left 45 injured outside the Delhi High Court Wednesday morning is the 19th strike in ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro’s new stretch opens


August 27th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) The Delhi Metro's 3.32-km stretch connecting three different corridors was opened to public Saturday. The new section will reduce travel time and fares for commuters, ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro’s new stretch to open Saturday


August 26th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) The opening of a 3.32 km stretch of the Delhi Metro Saturday, connecting three different corridors, will reduce travel time and fares for commuters, an ... Read more...

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New Metro link to connect three corridors


August 7th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) Delhi Metro's Kirti Nagar-Ashok Park Main link, to be opened soon, will connect three different corridors and not just reduce travel time for commuters, but ... Read more...

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NGO member held for rape


August 4th, 2011 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) A member of an NGO which offered help to girls suffering from trauma was arrested in west Delhi for raping a teenaged tribal girl three ... Read more...

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Missing youth’s mutilated body found


July 31st, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The body of a youth, missing since saturday, was found chopped in four pieces, near a railway station in south Delhi Sunday, police said.The young ... Read more...

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Four auto drivers held for murder in Delhi


July 13th, 2011 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Four auto-rickshaw drivers, who looted their passengers, were arrested for looting and then killing a 41-year-old man in west Delhi, police said Tuesday. "Dilip, 26, ... Read more...

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A retired colonel uses Facebook for a clean city


July 11th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Facebook has turned into a useful tool in the hands of a 78-year-old retired army colonel to clean up Delhi's walls. Shivraj Kumar is ... Read more...

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Businessman held for kidnapping minor boy


July 7th, 2011 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) An automobile component maker, who allegedly kidnapped a five-year-old boy for ransom to repay his debt after getting inspired from a movie, was arrested Wednesday ... Read more...

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Businessman shot during snatching bid


June 30th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) A businessman was shot as he tried to resist a snatching bid near a Metro station in north Delhi, police said Thursday. His condition ... Read more...

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Two killed in separate accidents


May 13th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Two people were killed in separate accidents in west Delhi, police said Thursday.Both the accidents took place in Punjabi Bagh Wednesday.In the first incident, a ... Read more...

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8,000 fined for Holi traffic violations


March 21st, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Delhi Police said Monday that it fined nearly 8,000 people for breaking traffic rules and collected Rs.7.88 lakh in fine during Holi that claimed five ... Read more...

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4 youngsters arrested for motor bike theft


March 5th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) The Delhi Police arrested four youngsters for motor bike thefts and burglaries in various parts of the city, police said Saturday.Pankaj (24), Mithun (19) and ... Read more...

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Rapist evading arrest held


February 8th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) A man evading arrest and declared a "proclaimed offender" by a court in four cases, including rape and stabbing, has been arrested in north Delhi, police said ... Read more...

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TV serial actor held for extortion bid


February 2nd, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Anil Kumar, who has acted in television shows like "CID" and "Aahat", was arrested here along with his associate for extorting Rs.5 lakh from a businessman, police ... Read more...

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Delhi lunges to kill over trivia, show police records


January 6th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Denial of a cigarette or not being served a particular brand of wine may seem trivial things, but in the capital these have cost people their ... Read more...

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Two held for carry pistol in Noida Metro station


December 31st, 2010 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Noida, Dec 30 (IANS) Two people were arrested for illegally carrying a pistol in the City Centre station of Delhi Metro in Noida Thursday evening, police said.According to Girish Kumar Jayant, station ... Read more...

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Slight increase in Delhi’s pollution during Diwali-week


November 6th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) There was a marginal increase in air pollution in the capital during the Diwali-week, the Delhi government's pollution monitoring body said Saturday."Carbon monoxide and nitrogen oxide concentration ... Read more...

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