- Aug 02, 2015 01:01 IST
The conclusion of Hindustan Times’ week-long series on the rape menace in the Capital saw police chief BS Bassi and Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal come together to talk about making the city safer for women and finding lasting solutions.
- Aug 02, 2015 01:07 IST
In a case of suspected suicide, a 27-year-old post-graduate student of Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) hospital was found dead in his car near the doctor’s hostel within the premises on Saturday morning. A syringe and vials reportedly containing a chemical used for sedation were found near the body, police said.
- Aug 02, 2015 01:15 IST
A 23-year-old Afghan national was sexually assaulted by an employee of the Max City hospital within the premises while she was asleep next to her mother who had been admitted for treatment.
- Aug 01, 2015 17:00 IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has put up a series of hoardings in the national capital to question the AAP-led Delhi government's expenditure on advertisement campaigns, taking a poster war between the two parties to round two.
- Aug 01, 2015 16:58 IST
The BJP MP Maheish Girri has said the demand to change the name is not just to honour the memory of the late former President APJ Abdul Kalam, but also to "correct the wrongs done in the past", referring to Aurangzeb's rule.
- Aug 01, 2015 17:27 IST
A 30-year-old woman, working with a NGO, has alleged that she was kidnapped and molested by three people in a moving car.
- Aug 01, 2015 14:33 IST
Residents of Rajiv Colony and Sri Ram Colony tried to inspect trucks suspected of transporting cow skins. When the truck drivers refused, the enraged residents pelted stones at the truck and set two bikes on fire.
- Aug 01, 2015 00:03 IST
A court on Friday took cognizance of a defamation case against chief minister Arvind Kejriwal for using the word “thulla” for police personnel.
- Aug 01, 2015 16:06 IST
In the wake of alleged negligence in treatment that led to amputation of a leg of a 11-year-old boy, the Delhi Medical Council on Saturday suspended registration certificates of four resident doctors - two each of Hindu Rao and Safdarjang Hospital - for a month.
- Jul 31, 2015 23:48 IST
Operations at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport’s main runway was hit for an hour on July 27 after airport staff noticed large piece of foreign objects scattered on the air strip.
- Jul 31, 2015 23:48 IST
The Delhi government on Friday appointed senior lawyers Gopal Subramanium and Dayan Krishnan to contest the appeal of Nitish Katara murder case convicts Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal in Supreme Court.
- Jul 31, 2015 16:58 IST
Delhiites may get a slice of history back with the government for the first time considering a proposal to build a tramline in Chandni Chowk. The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), which has prepared a detailed project report on the venture, will give a presentation to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government on Friday.
- Aug 01, 2015 00:23 IST
Misleading crime data: While statistics show most registered rape cases led to acquittals, several cases of harassment and molestation go unreported.
- Jul 31, 2015 01:24 IST
Yusuf Sarai, a south Delhi village, is perhaps the only kind of a place in the country whose entire economy depends on AIIMS medical institute. An assortment of shops line its narrow streets where people come for food, shelter, documentation, travel booking, etc.
- Jul 31, 2015 14:30 IST
Is it poor policing, lawlessness or socio economic factors? What drives these alleged rapists to a crime as heinous as rape? For two weeks, our correspondents sifted through police records, read case papers, met victims, accused and their families and spoke to investigating officers. The findings were shocking.