Delhi

  • Bassi, Maliwal
    Aug 02, 2015 01:01 IST

    Delhi’s top cop, DCW chief see eye-to-eye on women’s safety

    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.

  • Prakash P
    Aug 02, 2015 01:07 IST

    Delhi: Radiology student found dead in car, syringe recovered

    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.

  • Crime
    Aug 02, 2015 01:15 IST

    Afghan woman sexually assaulted in top Delhi hospital

    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.

  • BJP AAP advertisements
    Aug 01, 2015 17:00 IST

    Why waste Delhi residents' money: BJP posters target AAP govt

    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.

  • Kalam
    Aug 01, 2015 16:58 IST

    Rename Aurangzeb Road after Kalam, BJP MP urges PM Modi

    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.

  • Rape
    Aug 01, 2015 17:27 IST

    Delhi woman allegedly kidnapped, molested in moving car

    A 30-year-old woman, working with a NGO, has alleged that she was kidnapped and molested by three people in a moving car.

  • Delhi Police keep vigil after a clash
    Aug 01, 2015 14:33 IST

    Delhi: Clash in Khajuri Khas over truck carrying animal hides

    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.

  • Arvind Kejriwal
    Aug 01, 2015 00:03 IST

    Court admits case against Delhi CM Kejriwal over thulla remark

    A court on Friday took cognizance of a defamation case against chief minister Arvind Kejriwal for using the word “thulla” for police personnel.

  • surgery
    Aug 01, 2015 16:06 IST

    4 doctors suspended for a month over negligence in treatment

    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.

  • IGI
    Jul 31, 2015 23:48 IST

    Plane loses flaps during landing at Delhi's IGI, runway closed

    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.

  • Nitish Katara
    Jul 31, 2015 23:48 IST

    Delhi govt fields top lawyers in Nitish Katara murder case

    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.

  • Trams
    Jul 31, 2015 16:58 IST

    Trams may be back on track in Chandni Chowk

    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.

  • Ambedkar Nagar Rape cases Delhi
    Aug 01, 2015 00:23 IST

    Rapes on rise: Devil is in detail for Delhi's Ambedkar Nagar

    Misleading crime data: While statistics show most registered rape cases led to acquittals, several cases of harassment and molestation go unreported.

  • Yusuf Sarai
    Jul 31, 2015 01:24 IST

    Yusuf Sarai: Where AIIMS 'medical migrants' look for abode

    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.

  • Delhi women
    Jul 31, 2015 14:30 IST

    For Delhi women, danger lurks even at home

    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.