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Motorcyclist on a multi-nation anti-plastic mission

New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) With India estimated to generate 25,000 tonnes of plastic waste every day, media professional Abhimanyu Chakrovorthy, 31, is all set for a 10,000 km crowdfunded motorcycle expedition through India and five neighbouring Southeast Asian countries to spread awareness of its pernicious effects and to encourage people to shun its use. I have always been environmental...

1 day ago
Motorcyclist on a multi-nation anti-plastic mission

New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) With India estimated to generate 25,000 tonnes of plastic waste every day, media professional Abhimanyu Chakrovorthy, 31, has set off on a 10,000 km crowdfunded motorcycle expedition through India and five neighbouring Southeast Asian countries to spread awareness of its pernicious effects and to encourage people to shun its use. I have always been environmental...

4 days ago
Massive protest by AAP in Delhi, CPI-M extends support

New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Delhi's ruling AAP on Sunday took out a massive protest amid its standoff with the Lt Governor and IAS officers, even as Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal completed a week of his sit-in at LG office. Waving national and party flags and shouting slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's autocratic behaviour, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) members, along with Communist P...

4 days ago
Government should go when it starts fearing citizens: AAP

New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Targeting the Narendra Modi government, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday said that when a government starts fearing its own people, it is time for it to go. The observation came just hours before AAP's proposed march towards the Prime Minister's residence for which the Delhi Police has denied permission. AAP spokesman Saurabh Bhardwaj said that it fe...

6 days ago
Kejriwal should approach PM for full statehood: Sheila Dikshit

New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Holding Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal responsible for the stalemate in the national capital, his Congress predecessor Sheila Dikshit on Friday advised him to approach Prime Minister Narendra Modi to demand full statehood instead of protesting. The demand for full statehood can only be made in Parliament as it is the sole authority to change the Constituti...

6 days ago
Kejriwal should approach PM for full statehood: Sheila Dikshit

New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Holding Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal responsible for the stalemate in the national capital, Congress member Sheila Dikshit on Friday advised him to approach Prime Minister Narendra Modi and demand full statehood instead of protesting. The demand for full statehood can only be made in Parliament as it is the sole authority to change the Constitution, Diks...

8 days ago
After 3 years, Kejriwal back to 'dharna' politics

New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) After a hiatus of three years, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is back in 'dharna' mode with two sit-ins in the last 30 days. With the latest protest in the office room of Lt Governor Anil Baijal's residence, the rift between the IAS officials and the Aam Aadmi Party government, which started in February this year after an alleged assault on Chief Secretary...

9 days ago
Dreaded criminal held after encounter in Greater Noida

Noida, June 12 (IANS) A criminal carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh on his head was arrested following an encounter conducted jointly by Uttar Pradesh Police and Delhi Police on Tuesday, according to police. At around 5.30 p.m on Tuesday, the Noida police and the Delhi Police surrounded dreaded criminal Krishna Pal in Greater Noida area and challenged him. After a brief exchange of f...

9 days ago
Dreaded criminal held after encounter in Greater Noida

Ghaziabad, June 12 (IANS) A criminal carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh on his head was arrested following an encounter conducted jointly by Uttar Pradesh Police and Delhi Police on Tuesday, according to police. At around 5.30 p.m on Tuesday, the Noida police and the Delhi Police surrounded dreaded criminal Krishna Pal in Greater Noida area and challenged him. After a brief exchange ...

10 days ago
Family of Gurugram gangster killed in Delhi gunfight accepts body

Gurugram, June 11 (IANS) The remaining family of a 21-year-old gangster from Gurugram who was member of the Rajesh Bharti gang, and killed along with the gang leader and two accomplices in a gunfight with Delhi Police on Saturday, has finally agreed to accept his body, police said. Umesh Yadav alias Don, a resident of Bhangrola village near Manesar, who was killed along Rajesh Bharti, Sa...

12 days ago
Wanted gangster Rajesh Bharti among 4 killed in Delhi shootout

New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Wanted criminal Rajesh Bharti and his three accomplices were gunned down by the Delhi Police's Special Cell in south Delhi's Chattarpur area on Saturday, police said. Eight policemen and a gangster were also injured in the shootout as the Special Cell engaged with the gang for nearly 25 minutes early in the day. Some 40-50 shots were fired during the shootout.

12 days ago
Wanted gangster Rajesh Bharti among 4 killed in Delhi shoot-out

New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Wanted criminal Rajesh Bharti and his three accomplices were gunned down by the Delhi Police's Special Cell in the Chattarpur area here on Saturday, police said. Six policemen, and a gang member, were also injured in the shoot-out as the Special Cell engaged with the gang for around 25 minutes early in the day when some 40-50 rounds were fired. Acting on...

12 days ago
Wanted gangster Rajesh Bharti among 4 killed in Delhi shootout

New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Wanted criminal Rajesh Bharti along with three of his accomplices were brought down in a police encounter in the Chattarpur area here on Saturday, police said. Six policemen were also injured in the shootout as officers of Delhi Police Special Cell engaged the gang early in the day. Acting on a tip off, a trap was laid that resulted in the death of the fo...

13 days ago
Girl found dead in Delhi five star hotel, boyfriend being questioned

New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) A teenaged girl was found dead in mysterious circumstances in a prominent five star hotel here, hours after she checked in there with her boyfriend, police said on Friday. Police said that the two checked-in into the east Delhi hotel on Wednesday, and she was found lying unconscious in the washroom later that night. On information from the hotel manager, ...

14 days ago
Bikers bluff woman to steal money, valuables

New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) A woman motorist was robbed of money and valuables here on Thursday by two men on a bike, who bluffed her by indicating one of her car's tyre was punctured, as per her police complaint The FIR filed at a south Delhi police station said that she was driving to work at 8 a.m. along the Ring Road, when two men on a motor bike gestured that her car's tyre was punctur...

15 days ago
Panipat dacoity case resolved, 40 tola gold recovered

New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Three out of the five men who committed a dacoity at a businessman's house in Haryana's Panipat have been arrested, the Delhi Police said. Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime Branch) Alok Kumar on Wednesday said that the businessman's wife was robbed on a gunpoint on June 4 by five armed persons from their residence in Panipat. Five armed persons robbed a...

15 days ago
Five Dalit activists held for Maharashtra violence

Mumbai/New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) In a multi-city pre-dawn operation on Wednesday, Maharashtra Police arrested Dalit activists and alleged urban Maoist sympathizers in the state and New Delhi for the January 1 Koregaon-Bhima caste riots, officials said. Those arrested included Rona Jacob Wilson in Delhi, Sudhir Dhawale in Mumbai and lawyer Surendra Gadling, who has defended several Maoists...

16 days ago
Police charges preposterous, will contest them: Tharoor

New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, who has been summoned as an accused in his wifes suicide case by a Delhi court, on Tuesday termed the police charges against him as preposterous and baseless and said he will continue to vigorously contest these so that truth will prevail. In a statement, Tharoor said he had taken notice of the developments in the case being heard by a...

16 days ago
Court admits abetment to suicide charge against Tharoor

New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) A court on Tuesday admitted abetment to suicide charges against Congress MP Shashi Tharoor over the 2014 death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar, saying there was sufficient grounds to proceed against the politician. Taking cognisance of the Delhi Police chargesheet, Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal asked Tharoor to appear before him on July 7. ...

16 days ago
Court admits abetment to suicide charge against Tharoor

New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) A court on Tuesday admitted abetment to suicide charges against Congress MP Shashi Tharoor over the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar, saying there was sufficient ground to proceed against the politician. Taking cognisance of the Delhi Police chargesheet, Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal asked Tharoor to appear before him on July 7. T...

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