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Abhishek Angad reports from New Delhi for The Indian Express

Delhi: She dreamt of modelling, robbed her own house
Wed, Apr 26, 2017

The incident took place in northeast Delhi’s Harsh Vihar area on April 16.

Just lucky to be alive, can’t sleep at night: Agra cop attacked by mob
Tue, Apr 25, 2017

‘Around 100 men ran towards me and pelted stones and bricks... I fell, they set my bike on fire’

Result of old Agra rivalry: 3 FIRs, 14 arrests after clashes
Mon, Apr 24, 2017

Three FIRs and 14 arrests have resulted in Agra where a clash fuse was lit on April 20 when two Muslim youths were beaten up by alleged Bajrang Dal activists. Between April 20 and 22, predominantly Jat mobs attacked two police stations and injured one policeman. Each time, the presence of BJP Fatehpur Sikri MLA […]

Delhi By Night: Some get away but most fear police integrated checking
Sun, Apr 23, 2017

"If we chase them, there is a chance of us being injured. Once during checking, we found a gun. The man tried to flee but we eventually caught him.”

Delhi: Man dies after being robbed, pushed out of moving auto under Akshardham flyover
Sat, Apr 22, 2017

Nafees, who has six sisters and ailing parents, said the brothers left UP four years ago to earn money.

‘Came to Delhi for a bright future for our son’
Thu, Apr 20, 2017

The boy’s parents had come to Delhi six months ago so they could give the child a bright future

Toddler run over, family dropped on road before reaching the hospital
Thu, Apr 20, 2017

The incident took place around 9.55 am when the boy, Bharat, was playing near his home

Delhi: Fixing mall window, labourer falls to death
Tue, Apr 18, 2017

Shah died after he fell 40 feet from a ladder, while he was fixing a mall window in Dwarka’s Sector 13, police said.

FIR against author of book with ‘36-24-36 female figure’
Sun, Apr 16, 2017

The CBSE said it had received several complaints earlier this month over the book stating that “36-24-36 is the best figure for females”.

Police bust ‘Irani gang’ that cheated old women
Sun, Apr 16, 2017

Drawing inspiration from a Bollywood movie and dressed in safari suits, they would pretend to be policemen and accost old women wearing expensive jewellery.

Delhi: 2 held for running ‘fake SBI site’
Fri, Apr 14, 2017

“They also created a page on social media where they advertised such offers,” the officer said.

Alwar attack: ‘Was called to police station… my treatment was left incomplete’
Fri, Apr 14, 2017

Alwar attack victim brought to Delhi hospital for treatment.

DU student kills herself; boyfriend used ‘caste slurs’
Thu, Apr 13, 2017

The woman’s brother alleged that the accused had ‘sexually exploited’ his sister. Police said a team has been sent to Patna, the man’s hometown, to arrest him

Police Chief Hands Out Awards: Meet the police duo who cracked 50 missing children cases
Wed, Apr 12, 2017

In 2016, Vijay Vihar police station recorded 82 cases of missing children, of which 77 were recovered. Mann and Mor helped crack a majority of the cases.

Delhi: Medical visit turns into nightmare for family from Tanzania
Tue, Apr 11, 2017

According to police, the family was targeted by two bike-borne men, who snatched the bag with cash from Arif’s mother-in-law and fled towards Pusa Road.

Trained in martial arts, 19-year-old put up a fight: Two held for attacking German student with a blade, robbing him
Sun, Apr 09, 2017

Police said the incident took place around 10 pm at a service road on the Geeta Colony flyover, next to Yamuna Pushta.

Out on bail in sexual assault case, man kills woman’s father
Sat, Apr 08, 2017

The victim Khusiram was stabbed over 20 times by the accused, Bal Karan Yadav, said a police officer

Gang of six robbers busted in Delhi: Used a cave to hide their loot, stayed inside during the day
Sat, Apr 08, 2017

A police source said that the cave lies between the park and the railway tracks.

Delhi journalist attacked: She went to the park every day, said distraught mother
Fri, Apr 07, 2017

Family members said they are “taken aback by the viciousness of the attack”.

Alwar attack: Gau rakshaks killed a dairy farmer, not cattle smuggler
Fri, Apr 07, 2017

While most of the villagers in Jaisinghpur are farmers, there are about 10 dairy farmers. Pehlu Khan was one of them.

Call centre friendship turns deadly for 24-year-old in Delhi
Thu, Apr 06, 2017

According to police, Ranjeet’s friend had started working at the same call centre as Deepak around four months ago.

Looking at my son reminds me of her: Man who killed himself 10 days after wife’s suicide
Wed, Apr 05, 2017

The loss of his wife proved too much for Vijay to bear, and he, too, killed himself on April 1 in the same room.

New Delhi: One dead in head-on sports bike collision
Tue, Apr 04, 2017

While initial reports suggested that the bikers were performing stunts, additional DCP Chinmoy Biswal denied this claim. He said they appeared to be travelling at high speed when the crash took place.

Delhi: 5 injured in clashes after woman throws stone at a cow
Tue, Apr 04, 2017

Delhi Police said that at 6 am on March 31, Jaishankar and his wife Sharmila were going from their jhuggis in Savitri Camp to a toilet nearby when a cow came running towards the woman.

Five arrested for ‘assaulting’ on-duty head constable at CP
Fri, Mar 17, 2017

According to police, the incident took place at 7 pm, when HC Karanvir Singh found the accused persons, who were drunk, creating a ruckus in the area by shouting and hurling abuses.

Delhi: Gang replacing damaged cars with stolen ones busted
Thu, Mar 16, 2017

The accused have been identified as Arif Hussain and Lakhwinder Singh.

Delhi: 6-year-old drowns after falling into open tank
Wed, Mar 15, 2017

Romil Baaniya, DCP, (southeast), said they are questioning people who live in the area.

Pandav Nagar cctv footage: Naked rape victim jumped on to street, asked people for help
Wed, Mar 15, 2017

The footage shows her talking to three men, who are standing on road.

JNU Dalit scholar found dead at friend’s house
Tue, Mar 14, 2017

Krishnan committed suicide at his friend’s house in Munirka today.

Delhi: 3 held for killing gangster Manjeet Mahal’s father
Mon, Mar 13, 2017

Police have recovered seven semi-automatic weapons, including a mini carbine, 75 live cartridges and five spent shells from them.

Delhi: Woman jumps off first floor to escape after alleged rape by 5 men
Tue, Mar 14, 2017

Delhi: Police said further investigations are on and that the woman has been changing her statement.

Hardlook-The dirty truth: 8 clusters, each with a unique problem of its own
Mon, Mar 13, 2017

For lakhs of slum-dwellers across the capital, something as simple as going to the toilet can be a daunting task. Abhishek Angad heads to eight JJ clusters, each with a unique problem of its own, to understand how people who live there make it through the day Niron Devi has never been to a toilet […]

Delhi: In Mayur Vihar, a school to prepare for actual school
Sat, Mar 11, 2017

Most of his students, aged between 6 and 10, come from jhuggis at the Yamuna floodplains — boys in the morning, girls in the evening.

Amar Colony: Fake note with ‘Churan Label’ returns
Fri, Mar 10, 2017

Police have registered a case under IPC sections 489 B (using as genuine, forged or counterfeit currency notes or bank notes), 489 E (Making or using documents resembling currency notes or bank notes).

Hit-and-run that killed Delhi teenager: Insurance inquiry after accident gave away Mercedes driver
Thu, Mar 09, 2017

Following a tiff with the owner of the land, they took the car and parked it outside a friend’s house. They then took off the number plate and kept it in the boot of the car to evade arrest, police said.

Delhi: Last Mercedes hit-and-run unsolved, another hits labourer, drives off 
Wed, Mar 08, 2017

The incident took place around 5 pm when the car, with an Uttar Pradesh registration number, hit the labourer who was returning from work.