Reacting to one of the six accused in the 2012 Delhi gang rape case Vinay Sharma’s alleged attempt to commit suicide at Tihar Jail late on Wednesday night, Nirbhaya’s mother Asha Devi on Thursday said she would have satisfied had he died, but the incident indicated negligence on the part of our law enforcement agencies, which failed to punish the guilty despite their brutal act. “The government and our law enforcing agencies should take a lesson from it that such a big ... Rediff.com, 1 day ago
A day after a 35-year-old man was left to die on Delhi’s roads after being hit by a delivery van, another such case has come to light. On Tuesday night, a man allegedly knocked down an ice-cream seller with his car and dumped him midway on the pretext of taking him to hospital in Mandir Marg area in the heart of the national capital, police said on Friday. Amritlal, in his mid 50s, sold ice-creams and was on his way to home at Kalibari when the car driven by Surjit Kumar hit ...Rediff.com, 1 week ago SHAMEFUL! Man hit by van on Delhi road left to die, robbed of phone Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago 65-yr-old hit by Joytiraditya Scindia's car, dies Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
The Delhi-set film, which will see Bachchan, 73, play a lawyer, has been produced by ‘Piku’ director Shoojit Sircar. The movie marks the Hindi film debut of Bengali director Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury. Unveiling the bright pink logo, which ...Jagran Post, 2 weeks ago
A day after the high court ruled that the Lieutenant Governor is the ‘administrative head’ of Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party on Friday said people of the national capital can knock the doors of LG Najeeb Jung if they have an issue with civic amenities as powers have now been vested in his hands. The party also attacked Jung over alleged inaction in the compressed natural gas fitness scam, irregularities in the Delhi & District Cricket Association and a first information report filed ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
PM Modi spent Rs 70 crore on clothes, more than AAP's ad budget, says Arvind Kejriwal after 'googling'
PM Modi’s clothes cost more than Delhi government’s annual advertising budget, CM Kejriwal claimed on Thursday. Speaking in Goa to elicit support for the 2017 elections, he claimed that his govt had only spent Rs 75 crore instead of the reported ...DNA, 1 month ago
Special thanksgiving prayers were organised to celebrate Mother Teresa’s 106th birth anniversary on Friday, coming just a few days ahead of her proposed canonisation in Vatican on September 4. Prayers were held across the Missionaries of Charity centres and churches all over the state to mark the late Roman Catholic nun’s birth anniversary and to also commemorate her journey to sainthood on September 4. IMAGE: A nun garlands Mother Teresa's statue on the occasion of her 106th ...Rediff.com, 1 hour ago
Union minister Maneka Gandhi has criticised the Kerala government’s decision to kill “dangerous” stray dogs, calling it “unlawful and unscientific”, even as she claimed that the move can make other canines even more hostile. The Union women and child development minister also asked the Kerala government where the money given to the state for sterilisation of dogs has been spent. “You say kill, kill, kill. You keep killing and they keep biting. The dog ...Rediff.com, 2 hours ago
Here’s a recap of the events from the past 24 hours. A girl dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna performs during Janmashtami festival celebrations marking the birth of Lord Krishna, in Ahmedabad. Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters Vegetable dealers gather with their boats laden with vegetables at a floating vegetable market at Dal Lake in Srinagar. Photograph: S Irfan/PTI A devotee breaks a clay pot containing curd as others form a human pyramid during celebrations to mark Janmashtami in ...Rediff.com, 5 hours ago Crorepati Narendra Modi is richer by Rs 32 lakh! Rediff.com, 2 days ago PM Modi's Rs 4.31 crore suit enters Guinness book Rediff.com, 5 days ago Modi-Putin-Jaya unveil Kudankulam N-plant Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
Govt’s decision to allow in-flight Wi-Fi doesn’t take off with budget airlines, full-service carriers enthused Full-service carriers were encouraged by the government’s decision to allow in-flight internet access, while low-cost carriers remained non-committal, citing pricing concerns. While SpiceJet quoted expenses involved in upgrading the aircraft for Wi-Fi service, a senior IndiGo executive was sceptical about the viability of on-board Wi-Fi hotspots in domestic flights, ...Rediff.com, 9 hours ago
Here’s a recap of the events from the past 24 hours. Villagers rescue a bird from the flood-affected Purbabhadurpur in Birbhum district of West Bengal on Monday. Photograph: PTI Rescue workers lift a boat from the Sabarmati river after a flood alert in Ahmedabad. Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters Family members and relatives holding a protest demanding the arrest of criminals involved in a killing of a man in Meerut on Monday. Photograph: Manvender Vashist/ PTI A driver shows the ...Rediff.com, 2 days ago
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