2009 IAS Topper From Kashmir Faces Centre’s Wrath For “Rapistan” Tweet,

2009 IAS Topper From Kashmir Faces Centre’s Wrath For “Rapistan” Tweet,

Shah Faesal had drawn a sharp reaction from some people who saw the reference to “Rapistan” as a reference to India and a contrast to Pakistan. NEW DELHI: The central has ordered action against Shah Faesal, the outspoken bureaucrat from Jammu and Kashmir, for his tweets as “Rapistan” that he has described as a “sarcastic tweet […]

11 deaths, 11 diaries, 11 years: Burari’s number mystery foxes all

11 deaths, 11 diaries, 11 years: Burari’s number mystery foxes all

Eleven people died in the Burari house after 11 diaries were maintained for 11 years. Eleven plastic pipes were found protruding from a wall and the main gate had 11 rods. The number 11 appears to have a macabre connection to the deaths in a home in Delhi’s Burari that the police suspect was related […]

Temple? Burari wonders what to do with ‘house of death’

Temple? Burari wonders what to do with ‘house of death’

The neighborhood continued to attract curious passersby even on Thursday as they would stop their vehicles to discuss the deaths and take photographs. The Burari house in which 11 members of a family were found dead on Sunday stares at an uncertain future with a few locals suggesting that a temple should replace the building. […]

DCW bats for removal of child lock in taxis for safety of women

DCW bats for removal of child lock in taxis for safety of women

The Delhi Commission for Women has recommended private taxi operators to disable the facility of child lock in cabs after taking suo moto cognizance of the possibility of an increase in crime against women due to the same. The DCW sent a notice to transport department to ensure compliance. DCW chairperson Swati Maliwal said that […]

Formula to curb Delhi air pollution: Odd, even numbered vehicles to run on alternate days from Jan 01

Formula to curb Delhi air pollution: Odd, even numbered vehicles to run on alternate days from Jan 01

New Delhi: A day after the Delhi High Court observed that the current air pollution levels in the national capital were akin to “living in a gas chamber”, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government, Friday, announced stringent measures to bring the situation under control. The biggest of the proposed measures is that vehicles with odd […]

Arun Jaitley hits out at CBFC members, calls Leela Samson ‘non functioning’

The gloves are truly out in the ongoing tussle between members of the CBFC and the Indian government. After the Central Board for Film Certification Chairman Leela Samson and 12 others resigned alleging interference by government and corruption, the Centre has now hit out denying this. Also Read: All you need to know about the […]

Cop who bribed Delhi rape victim’s father identified

The policeman, who had offered Rs 2,000 to the father of the five-year-old girl who was held captive and raped by her neighbour in Delhi, has been identified. A relative of the victim told a news agency that the girl’s father identified the culprit from 13 photographs of policemen shown to him. The photos were […]

Coalgate: Cong dares BJP to bring no-trust motion

Thrissur: Dubbing the coal blocks allocation controversy as a ‘non-issue’, Congress today challenged the BJP to bring in a no-confidence motion against the UPA government instead of stalling Parliament proceedings. The BJP would not be bold enough to take such a course of action as it would not only expose its “true colour” but also […]