In his reporting career of over 20 years, Sanjeev K Jha has covered bureaucracy, politics, ISI activities in border areas, music and Bollywood. Presently, he covers crime in the national Capital.
Articles by Sanjeev K Jha
Prof Ramesh K Goyal‘s involvement was found by a probe committee that looked into the recruitment process
The demolitions, which include a 12th century shrine of Sufi saint Baba Haji Rozbih and the centuries-old Akhoondji Masjid, have drawn criticism from activists
Historians and activists have questioned encroachment action against an edifice that has existed for 900 years
An argument erupted between the police, who said they would give the notice only to Kejriwal, and CMO officials who said they would accept it on his behalf
According to officials at the LG secretariat, this decision was taken to take forward the “Dilli Gramodaya Abhiyan” of the Delhi Development Authority (DDA)
The suspects, aged 12 and 14, were apprehended and a case has been filed. The video has been removed from Instagram.
The order is meant for sportspersons who frequently need to travel across the country for various sporting events
The festive sentiment ahead of the consecration of the Ram Temple is palpable across the Mithila region that stretches across the India-Nepal boundary.
The primary purpose for the change in rules is to decongest the Capital’s overcrowded jails, officials said
Delhi Police have arrested a Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorist, Javed Ahmed Mattu, who was on India's wanted list. He is an A++ category terrorist and is wanted in 11 known terror attacks in Kashmir. The police recovered a pistol, cartridges, and a stolen car from his possession. Mattu was apprehended while trying to collect arms and ammunition in Delhi-NCR.
According to official data, the traffic police issued 2,129 challans to drivers driving under the influence in the 16 days till December 31
The Delhi home department has given its administrative approval for the new prison complex, which will cater to 250 high-security inmates
The incursion – which came on anniversary of 2001 Parliament attack – was planned on December 14 but was brought forward after they received the passes early.
The five people came to Delhi from their respective places of residence three days ago & lived in Gurugram with a friend, who may not have known of their plans
The Rajasthan Police has started investigating the role of a 28-year-old woman in the murder of Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi, chief of Hindu right-wing group Shri Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena, officers aware of the matter said.
The accused — Rohit Rathore, 24, from Makrana, and Nitin Fauji, 26, from Haryana’s Mahendragarh — were nabbed from a liquor shop in Chandigarh.
Delhi accounted for 29.04% of the 48,755 crimes against women reported in 19 major cities across the country
Delhi's electric-rickshaws have seen a significant increase in traffic violations this year, with a 53% spike in infractions compared to last year, according to Delhi Traffic Police data. The most notable increase in violations was obstructive or improper parking, with 70,463 offences registered this year compared to 35,828 in 2022 and 19,357 in 2021. The Delhi transport department prohibited the plying and parking of e-rickshaws on 236 roads in the city last year.
A senior official in the LG secretariat said Saxena has approved a proposal to float a request for proposal for the cricket stadium
Lieutenant Governor VK Saxena has given approval for the filing of a Special Leave Petition (SLP) in the Supreme Court against the Delhi high court's July judgment, in which six accused in a case related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots were acquitted. The case pertains to attempt to murder, looting, and rioting during the riots in the Saraswati Vihar Police Station area in northwest Delhi.
These incidents show a disturbing problem that is symptomatic of a city that has maximum number of registered vehicles but very few organised parking spaces
Delhi has reported at least 21 cases of snatching every day for the last five years, making it the most common crime in the Capital
In 2008, National Crime Records Bureau data showed there were 3,515 crimes recorded against women in Delhi. Last year the number was 13,988
Suspects arrested in the murder of a woman in 2009 confessed to murdering journalist Vishwanathan in Delhi in 2008.
Najeeb Ahmed, a JNU student who went missing on October 15, 2016. Having found no clues, the agencies shut the case in 2018. But his family still seeks answers
An EOW officer, meanwhile, said that during the probe, all the accused jail officials were paid to ensure they remain silent
The FIR against Roy and former professor Sheikh Showkat Hussain was registered following the orders of the Court of Metropolitan Magistrate, New Delhi
The Enforcement Directorate is studying the FIR filed by Delhi Police against NewsClick and its founder under the anti-terror law to see if an additional case is made out against the news portal. The federal agency is already investigating the funding of NewsClick and has seized the founder's flat. Delhi Police had registered a case under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act against the website after a report alleged it was part of a global network to spread Chinese government propaganda.
A senior Delhi Police officer said that out of those ₹28.29 crore, ₹27.51 crore was received from a US-based entity identified as the Justice and Education Fund
This came after at least 400 police officials raided around 30locations across Delhi, Noida, Gurugram, Mumbai and Ghaziabad on Tuesday morning