Abhishek Angad

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Abhishek Angad reports from New Delhi for The Indian Express

Day after Delhi school sexual assault arrest: Two other girls molested earlier, claim parents
Tue, Feb 28, 2017

A 20-year-old schoolgirl has been arrested, while another minor girl has been accused of sexually assaulting the seven-year-old inside school.

Delhi: Girl held for sexual assault of 7-year-old junior
Mon, Feb 27, 2017

Delhi: The victim’s father made a PCR call on Saturday afternoon and said his daughter had been “sexually violated” at school.

DU student raped by five, including her batchmates
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

Police said their college held its annual fest on February 3, after which the main accused asked the girl to come to the party. The accused allegedly told her that a few other girls would be there as well.

Delhi: Three-year-old twins ‘fall’ into washing machine, drown
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

Deputy Commissioner of Police (Rohini) M N Tiwari said it was the father who eventually discovered their bodies inside the washing machine.

‘Children Bank of India’ notes: Weeks before arrest, accused was detained, allowed to go; SBI says probe further
Sat, Feb 25, 2017

The incident came to light after five Rs 2,000 notes that were dispensed from the ATM had ‘Children Bank of India’ and ‘Churan Lable’ written on them.

Fireman’s last heroic act: Donating his eyes
Sat, Feb 25, 2017

Om’s cousin Baljeet Singh, who is also a fire-fighter, said, “I was supposed to replace him once his shift ended. Now he is gone... Om had asked us to donate his eyes in the event of his death... We have respected his wish.”

Poet beaten up for telling DTC conductor not to urinate on road
Fri, Feb 24, 2017

Mishra then made a video to capture the bus registration number, which prompted the conductor to step out of the vehicle and start punching him, police said.

Karkardooma Court Complex: Lawyer assaults SHO, police file case
Fri, Feb 24, 2017

According to police, the lawyer obstructed Singh at the exit gate and threatened him of consequences for registering a case against him.

Video of guard beating dog to death at Rohini college sparks outrage
Sat, Feb 18, 2017

An officer said they are trying to find out if the orders to kill the dog came from above.

Woman’s head sawed off in Delhi: No one wants to claim her body, says man who called police
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Barik, who works as a security guard, said the incident has left his own family shocked.

2005 Delhi serial blasts: ‘Hoped for justice, it wasn’t delivered’
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Manisha, who lost her parents and her brother in the blast, left for the court in the morning. All these years she never saw the accused.

Fake degree racket busted, 4 arrested in Delhi
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

According to police, the gang had an office in Janakpuri where they claimed to offer courses from various universities in Kanpur and Haryana.

Woman’s head sawed off: Wife made spicy food, so he killed her, say Delhi Police
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

According to police, the accused, Subodh Kumar, did not like spicy food, and killed his wife after she cooked it for him.

Hit by cab in Delhi’s Mukherjee Nagar, turned away by hospitals, boy ‘wanted to eat’ in his final hours
Tue, Feb 14, 2017

The accident took place on February 9 in northwest Delhi’s Mukherjee Nagar, when a cab driver was reversing his vehicle and ran over the boy.

Delhi: Grazing past another biker earns man a broken elbow
Tue, Feb 14, 2017

Police said the accused, Sachin, pushed Riyasat's bike with his leg before getting down to assault him.

Uttar Pradesh: Tension returns to Bijnor villages
Sun, Feb 12, 2017

Relatives of Muslims killed in September 16 violence among those arrested for Friday’s murder

Delhi: Conductor beats up DTC driver who wanted to work overtime
Sat, Feb 11, 2017

Police said the bus was supposed to leave at 7.05 pm for a trip to Delhi and back to Najafgarh, but the conductor, Govinda, was reluctant.

Delhi: Curious to see how gun works, boy ‘shoots self’
Fri, Feb 10, 2017

According to police, a case under the Arms Act and IPC Section 337 was filed at Jaffrabad police station as the boy, Sameer, claimed he did not know how he was shot.

Delhi: Missing for 2 years, two women found living together in Jaipur
Fri, Feb 10, 2017

While one woman belonged to northwest Delhi’s Swaroop Nagar area, the other lived in Bharatpur. After they went “missing”, both families lodged kidnapping complaints against the other.

Delhi: Defecating in the open earned this boy a broken arm
Wed, Feb 08, 2017

"Even if he was defecating, they should have scolded him, but they beat him mercilessly. His hand is fractured, both legs are swollen and there are marks on his back,” said Bhola’s mother, Ganga.

Four toilet complexes for 10,000 homes: Delhi’s Jahangirpuri area wakes up to daily struggle
Wed, Feb 08, 2017

In G and H blocks of Jahangirpuri's ward number 16, there are four toilet complexes with 12 bathrooms each, which are meant to be used by more than 10,000 households.

Afghan national held for raping, duping US citizen
Mon, Feb 06, 2017

Police believe the accused, who created several profiles on social media, may have cheated and exploited other women as well.

Man held for posing as lawyer for 7 years in Delhi’s Dwarka court complex
Mon, Feb 06, 2017

Police said a case was lodged against Kar after one of his clients, Ankur Kumar, filed a complaint.

Gangs of Najafgarh
Mon, Feb 06, 2017

Mitraon and Dichaon Kalan, two villages barely 2 km apart, have been ground zero for gang wars that started almost three decades ago and have claimed 150 lives.

Delhi’s Geeta Colony: Eight held for creating ruckus
Sat, Feb 04, 2017

In the CCTV footage obtained from the area through sources, as many as 30 people can be seen walking in the area.

In Mayur Vihar, cow thieves give police sleepless nights
Fri, Feb 03, 2017

The man who made the PCR call, Surender Yadav, said police have come to the area at least four times to catch the gang in the last few months.

Budget 2017: Boost for women’s safety as Rs 29 crore allocated for Nirbhaya fund
Thu, Feb 02, 2017

While Rs 3.4 crore had been allocated for the fund in 2016-17, the amount has been increased to Rs 28.9 crore for 2017-2018.

Hit by lorry in Delhi: 17-year-old, pride of her family, killed on way to school
Wed, Feb 01, 2017

The lorry driver, Praveen, fled the spot but was later arrested.

Rs 8,000 salary falling short, he robbed ATM
Tue, Jan 31, 2017

Police said the accused, Pushpendra Singh, decided to rob the ATM as he was struggling to make ends meet.

Watches worth Rs 1.35 crore stolen from shop in Connaught Place
Tue, Jan 31, 2017

Police said the shop was shut at around 8 pm on Friday and the theft was reported on Saturday morning, when a security guard informed the owner as well the police.

Met accused who posed as Ram Madhav, Bhaiyyaji Joshi, but he wasn’t my PA: BJP Arunachal chief
Fri, Feb 03, 2017

According to police, Tiwari worked as a PA to an MP from Arunachal Pradesh before he took to cheating and extortion.

Duped at least 7 politicians: Delhi police arrest man who posed as Ram Madhav, Bhaiyyaji Joshi
Sat, Jan 28, 2017

Police said after interrogation, it became clear that Tiwari was the mastermind and had a “long criminal history”.

Lost and found: Couple reunited with 7-year-old amid chaos
Fri, Jan 27, 2017

Autorickshaw driver’s habit of making his children memorise his phone number anticipating emergency comes to family’s rescue.

Mother, only 19, reconciles with death of second child in Delhi’s Nehru Place
Thu, Jan 26, 2017

The loss seemed to weigh heavier given that this is the second child Sharda has lost — her three-year-old son Teju died of pneumonia two years ago.

Month before CBSE exam: Peon arrested for trying to steal 50 blank answer sheets in Delhi
Wed, Jan 25, 2017

Police sources said the man, Manoj Kumar, who works as a peon in the CBSE office at ITO, was caught by the guard posted at the office and beaten up.

Hockey player chases and thrashes men who stole her friend’s phone in west Delhi
Wed, Jan 25, 2017

Police said the accused, Dalchand alias Sunny (19), is an “active snatcher” in the area and a resident of Bakkar village.