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Wednesday, Jan 22, 2020
Prawesh Lama

Prawesh Lama


Prawesh Lama covers crime, policing, and issues of security in Delhi. Raised in Darjeeling, educated in Mumbai, he also looks at special features on social welfare in the National Capital.

articles by Prawesh Lama (369 results)
Jun 17, 2019 00:50
Refusal to pay extortion money, dispute over property, refusal to sell liquor, gang rivalry, enmity, robbery and gang wars — were some of the reasons why 220 bullets were fired in 43 shootingincidents on the streets of the capital in the last 30 day... read more
Jun 10, 2019 07:14
According to the order issued from the office of the police commissioner, the names of all cops who may be suffering from mental illnesses have to be submitted before Friday. read more
May 29, 2019 00:44
Police later identified the snatcher as Faizan Ali, a resident of Brahmapuri in north-east Delhi. Police said that a team patrolling the area arrested Ali. read more
May 22, 2019 07:16
Having started with 10 students, the school has 150 enrolled prisoners today. Among the works displayed in the school gallery are paintings of modern art to scenery and portraits. read more
May 14, 2019 05:25
The seven-member Sentence Review Board of the Delhi government is likely to meet on May 24, and decide on release of Manu Sharma, Santosh Singh among others. read more
Apr 26, 2019 07:38
A prison officer, who did not wish to be named, said Bhatkal last week led a two-day hunger strike demanding that jail inmates be allowed continued use of the cookers. read more
Apr 07, 2019 03:58
Rinkle, a mother of three, features in the list of ‘bad characters’ at the Nangloi police station. A bad character, according to police records, is a person with multiple criminal cases whose activities must be monitored because he or she is a threat... read more
Mar 21, 2019 05:16
Michel, 58, the alleged middleman in the Rs 3,600 crore AgustaWestland deal for the supply of a dozen helicopters to ferry around VVIPs, was extradited to India from Dubai in December. read more
Mar 11, 2019 23:57
Shikha Garg,32, a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) consultant with the ministry of environment, forest and climate change (MoEF), dialled her father, Satish Garg, from Addis Ababa. read more
Mar 08, 2019 07:16
The four are underworld don Chhota Rajan, gangster-turned-politician Mohammad Shahabuddin, Delhi gangster Neeraj Bawana and suspected middleman Christian Michel. read more
Feb 27, 2019 00:44
The bureaucrat, Ashish Joshi, had filed a complaint with Delhi Police commissioner Amulya Patnaik demanding action against Kapil Mishra for circulating a “highly incendiary video” provoking people to attack those who are “against the nation”. read more
Feb 15, 2019 11:18
A senior government officer at Delhi’s ACB said that for the past four years, the Centre has been controlling Delhi’s anti-corruption branch. read more
Feb 10, 2019 07:30
Last October, a newly built water fountain near the Ambedkar Bhawan in Jhandewalan was all set to be inaugurated. read more
Jan 15, 2019 12:31
The event, at which former Delhi University teacher SAR Geelani allegedly shouted anti-India slogans was held at Delhi’s Press Club on the evening of February 10 — nearly 21 hours after the event on JNU campus to protest the hanging of Parliament attack... read more