Sakshi Dayal


Independent candidates win 21 out of 35 seats in Gurgaon civic body polls
Mon, Sep 25, 2017

The elections, being held after six years, involved a total of 202 candidates in the fray, of whom 147 were independent candidates, and 20 were fielded by INLD.

SIT probe ordered after kin of dead man allege fake encounter
Fri, Sep 22, 2017

Police said Munfaid was found dead on September 16 in a white pick-up truck on the Tauru Nuh road, with a bullet to his neck. However, Munfaid’s family alleged he had been murdered by four officers of the Crime Investigation Agency, Haryana.

10 days after child’s murder, Ryan opens doors to students — only to close again for 4 days
Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Deputy Commissioner of Gurgaon, Vinay Pratap Singh, who has taken over the management of the school for the next three months, declared that the school would remain closed for the next four days

Five gunned down in Faridabad, sarpanch’s husband detained
Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Police said the incident took place around 9.30 pm Sunday. The men were rushed to Sarvodaya Hospital in Sector 19 and Asian Hospital in Sector 21, where they were declared brought dead. The post-mortem was conducted Monday afternoon.

Danger signs: How school buses in the capital are violating safety guidelines
Mon, Sep 18, 2017

The murder of a boy at Ryan International School and the subsequent arrest of a bus conductor have thrown up questions on verification of school bus staff, and whether rules are followed while ferrying children. The Indian Express looks at the lapses in the system.

Will approach CBI to take over Ryan probe: Haryana CM M L Khattar
Sat, Sep 16, 2017

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who went to visit the child’s family in Gurgaon on Friday afternoon, announced a CBI probe into the murder of seven-year-old Pradyuman Thakur.

Digital Haryana Summit: Focus on pollution, human capital
Sat, Sep 16, 2017

On the issue of pollution, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said that steps taken by the state government will make a difference in the coming months.

Will approach CBI to take over Ryan murder probe, says CM Manohar Lal Khattar
Sat, Sep 16, 2017

The announcement was made by Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, when he went to visit the child’s family in Gurgaon on Friday afternoon.

Haryana summit to focus on human capital, pollution
Sat, Sep 16, 2017

Manas Fuloria, CEO of Nagarro and Chair of Haryana’s Regional Council, during his speech at the event, linked the two factors, and said, “If we want to join human capital, we have to change the thought regarding the development of our cities.”

Ryan student murder case: Put faith in school, didn’t expect it to backfire, says father
Thu, Sep 14, 2017

“They had to chose between Delhi Public School and Ryan International, and went for the latter because they heard it was better,” said Tarun, Thakur’s younger brother.

Ryan school murder: Accused sent to judicial custody, police say satisfied with findings
Wed, Sep 13, 2017

Ashok allegedly tried to sexually assault the child but panicked when the latter started screaming for help, police said, adding that he pulled out a knife and slit the child’s throat with it.

Two from Ryan school’s management arrested
Tue, Sep 12, 2017

The report of the sub-committee was also submitted to Deputy Commissioner, Vinay Pratap Singh, on Monday, and forwarded to the Director of the Department of Secondary Education.

Ryan school murder: Schools issue circulars to reassure parents
Mon, Sep 11, 2017

Aditi Misra, the principal, said, “We have proposed a system where kids will be sent out in pairs if they need to leave the classroom.” The school is also installing more CCTV cameras outside toilets.

Ryan school murder: Police, protesters clash after liquor vend is set on fire
Mon, Sep 11, 2017

Police personnel lathicharged protesters, leaving several, including journalists, injured. Police nabbed multiple people, 11 of whom were formally arrested by Sunday night.

Ryan school murder: Panel finds ‘blatant lapses’ by school
Mon, Sep 11, 2017

Ram Bilas Sharma said, “The school has no boundary so anyone can easily enter or exit the premises. There is no separate bathroom for the drivers and conductors of the 40 buses, and the windows of the shared toilets were broken.”

Ryan International School murder: Bus conductor Ashok confessed to killing boy, say cops
Sat, Sep 09, 2017

According to police, the attempted sexual assault and murder took place within a span of 15 minutes after the school’s morning assembly, when the boy went to the bathroom.

Rohingyas attacked near Delhi over Eid slaughter
Sun, Sep 03, 2017

Residents of the settlement say the conflict started on Friday evening after a couple of villagers confronted them when they spotted two buffalo calves tied to a tree near the settlement.

Vehicle gutted in 10 minutes: Three killed in car fire after ‘CNG kit malfunctions’ in Gurgaon
Sat, Sep 02, 2017

Some workmen who were fixing a power line in Sector 71 spotted the burning car on the side of the road near Lemon Tree Hotel and alerted police, who informed the fire department.

The bogeymen
Sun, Aug 20, 2017

10-lakh odd people on 80-odd trains do the Palwal-New Delhi route every day, battling scuffles, crowds and desperation. Junaid died on this route after a fight, as did another man last week

Chandigarh stalking case: ‘If situation was reverse, none would ask IAS officer to resign’
Wed, Aug 16, 2017

In response to a question on the resignation of Vikas’s father Subhash Barala, Khattar said, “A lot of politics is being done on these topics. These topics should not be taken in a political manner.”

Flyover, underpass thrown open to public in Gurgaon
Tue, Aug 15, 2017

Both the structures are part of a three-tier plan conceptualised by the Government of Haryana and the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to resolve traffic problems at three major junctions — IFFCO Chowk, Signature Tower, and Rajiv Chowk.

One dead, one injured after being ‘thrown off’ Mathura-bound train
Mon, Aug 14, 2017

While there have been claims that the confrontation began over seats, that angle is yet to be probed, the DSP said. So far, investigations have revealed that the altercation started when one of the two victims boarded the train after purchasing a bottle of water at Asaoti railway station, he said.

Mathura train murder: Father of 4, Devender was the only earning member
Mon, Aug 14, 2017

The father of four — two girls and two boys — Devender was the only earning member in his family, that included his aged mother and his brother’s family of 10. His father was a havaldar with the Indian Army and had died 10-12 years ago.

Decongesting Gurgaon: Fast-tracked
Mon, Aug 14, 2017

Behind the rubble and dust at Gurgaon’s IFFCO Chowk is an ambitious project meant to change the way people travel. The Indian Express makes sense of the many construction activities, and explains what to expect in another year.

MoU Signed Say cheese for Haryana’s first camera museum
Wed, Aug 09, 2017

The establishment will be split into different sections, including a gallery focusing on the evolution of photography, a dark room where visitors can create photographs, an area that can be used for workshops, as well as a library and a cafeteria.

Gurgaon man beats daughters to death with bricks, arrested
Mon, Aug 07, 2017

“Upon reaching the spot, the team found the bodies of two girls, who Yadav had beaten to death with a brick,” said Ravinder Kumar, PRO of Gurgaon Police.

Visitors stopped at gate, tempers flare at Gurgaon condominium
Sun, Aug 06, 2017

On Saturday, the RWA issued a notice: “Visitors other than immediate family members... are not allowed after 22.00 hours and before 08.00 hours (and not allowed to stay overnight).”

No jobs, sanitation staff to protest in Faridabad today
Fri, Aug 04, 2017

“When this transfer of sectors occurred in other places in the state, both casual and permanent workers were re-integrated into the MCF. Here, however, about 160 of us have been left unemployed,” said Naresh Kumar Shastri, who is leading the protest.

Fourth case in Gurgaon: 15-year-old’s hair ‘chopped’
Wed, Aug 02, 2017

The alleged incident took place around 5 am in Krishna Nagar Colony on Basai road. The girl, a Class VI student, said, “I was sleeping with my mother when I heard the noise of a cutter. When I woke up, my braid had been cut.”

After Two Jail Stints, He Now Helps Other Inmates: How dance changed one man’s life in Gurgaon jail and outside it
Tue, Aug 01, 2017

Singh was sent to prison for beating up a man and sending him into coma for a month, as well as stealing gold and cash.

Most say they lost consciousness, woke up to find their hair gone
Tue, Aug 01, 2017

The alleged incident took place at 10.30 am, Sunday.

Police in Delhi and Haryana sound alert after women say someone’s been chopping their hair
Tue, Aug 01, 2017

Meanwhile, villagers have resorted to hanging “nimbu-mirch” outside their homes, and even drawing a line of cowdung on the outer wall to “keep evil at bay”.

Her hair chopped off, woman approaches cops
Mon, Jul 31, 2017

Meanwhile, police said 10 such incidents have been reported from nearby Mewat in the last one month, and added that the first FIR in one of the cases has been registered at Firozepur Jhirka police station in Nuh, Sunday evening.

Accused in Junaid Khan’s train lynching granted bail
Sun, Jul 30, 2017

Junaid’s family, meanwhile, alleged that Parkash was one of the “main culprits” behind the crime.

Rewari schoolgirls stage fresh protest over teacher crunch
Tue, Jul 25, 2017

The school has sanctioned posts for 21 teachers. Before it was extended to a Plus Two institution, it had only eight teachers. With the addition of two grades, however, the number of teachers has, instead of increasing, gone down.

Hero Honda flyover opens to commuters in Gurgaon
Tue, Jul 25, 2017

The Hero Honda flyover is especially important for residents and commuters in Gurgaon because it marks the beginning of the end of a three-tier project to resolve traffic issues in the area.