HindustanTimes Tue,16 Sep 2014

North India

Ujjain university staff strike after attack on VC

The staff of Ujjain's Vikram University went on strike on Tuesday after activists of the VHP and Bajrang Dal attacked the vice-chancellor inside his office on Monday over his appeal for help to the people of flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir.

Dream Delhi home: A sneak peek into new DDA flats

The DDA 2014 housing scheme has 25,034 flats on offer, most of which are one bedroom flats.HT shows some of the apartments on offer, including those in Rohini sector 34 and 35 and Dwarka sector 23-B, which have the highest conventration of flats.

Delhi: Minors kill man for demanding cigarettes

Five days after a minor was murdered for refusing to fetch cigarettes, another murder took place over the same petty issue. This time, three minor boys allegedly murdered a 20-year-old man who insisted that they get him cigarettes from a nearby kiosk.

Delhi: To protect mother, 14-yr-old stabs drunk father to death

A 14-year-old boy, who was apprehended later, confessed to have stabbed his father, an auto-rickshaw driver. He allegedly told the police that had he not intervened, his father would have strangled his mother.

Car runs over toddler in parking lot in NE Delhi

A 14-month-old toddler was killed when a Maruti Swift car ran over her in a parking lot in northeast Delhi’s Karawal Nagar, police said.

Juveniles pass racist remarks at Manipuri men, then attack them

Two Manipuri undergraduate students were allegedly attacked with rods, bricks and a sharp weapon by a group of men in south Delhi’s Munirka near Vasant Vihar on Saturday night.

Groundwater board indicts Delhi Metro for falling water table

The Delhi Metro is carrying out large-scale, illegal and unscientific de-watering which will push the already depleting groundwater table further down, the Central Groundwater Board (CGWB) has said. 

Little care, concern for lost and found children

For children living in the outskirts of the capital, a walk to their favourite shop or a game of hide and seek near the colony park can mean the end of childhood. Children here are picked up like rabbits by falcons.

After Mandi House, Delhi Metro to showcase history of ITO area

After offering people a peep into the history of the iconic Mandi House, Delhi Metro is now working on extending the heritage ride to the upcoming ITO Metro station, which will tell the story of the making of post-colonial India.

Re-probe Mumbai Centaur Hotels sale: Cong to PM

In the wake of CBI action in the sale of Udaipur's Laxmi Vilas Palace Hotel, Congress has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to direct the probe agency to reinvestigate the sale of two Centaur Hotels in Mumbai some 14 years ago.

Metro has no green permit to run in Delhi: Reply to RTI plea

Even though Delhi Metro has helped bring down vehicular pollution in the Capital, the transport system has itself not taken any nod from pollution control bodies for building stations, tracks and depots.

Never said BJP should form govt in Delhi: Dikshit

A day after her statement that the BJP should form a government in Delhi snowballed into a controversy making her colleagues question her intention, former chief minister Sheila Dikshit tried to clear the air on it.

My ties with PM cordial, will stay that way: Rajnath

Union home minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said his relations with Narendra Modi 'were cordial, are cordial and will remain cordial', days after threatening to quit politics over rumours of the PM allegedly summoning Singh’s son to reprimand him for some misconduct.

Delhi University student union elections begin

Over one lakh students are eligible to vote to elect new members of the Delhi University Student Union, the polling for which began on Friday. The results of the polls will be declared on Saturday.

Surinder Koli’s mother meets him in jail after eight years

Devi — who still lives in their paternal village Mungrukhal in Almora district of Uttarakhand — spent over 45 minutes with her son. Koli is facing the gallows for the murder of a minor who went missing in 2006.
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