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IIT-Delhi student among toppers in CAT

January 10, 2009 12:32:21 am

Nishant Sinha,21,a student of Indian Institute of Technology,Delhi,has emerged as one of the toppers of the Common Admission Test for the seven IIMs in the country.

Away from home,refugees unite for peace

January 10, 2009 12:30:42 am

His hands trembling,Palestinian refugee Hassan Khalil,quickly drew the map of Israel,pointed out Gaza where his sister still stays with her family.

Tailing eclipses,enthusiasts now set up special club for fellow chasers

January 10, 2009 12:26:14 am

The best part of the New Year is only just starting in one corner of the Capital: the office of a club of eclipse chasers,which,as the name suggests,always has its eye in the sky.

Oil strike: 40 flights delayed

January 10, 2009 12:22:18 am

At least 40 flights at the IGI Airport were running behind schedule due to delay in aviation-refuelling services as a result of officers of oil PSUs being on strike till late Friday evening.

At last,DDA flat scam has an FIR; ex-bank staffer held in Rajasthan

January 10, 2009 12:20:58 am

Almost three weeks into its probe of alleged irregularities in DDA’s 2008 housing scheme,the Economic Offences Wing of Delhi Police finally registered an FIR and made an arrest on Friday.

‘IGI world’s second worst for delays’

January 10, 2009 12:17:31 am

In a twin shame,India tops the chart in late-arrival of flights while the city’s IGI Airport has got the dubious distinction of ranking second from the bottom in the list of flight arrivals,according to the Forbes magazine.

3 dead,2 critical at IGI work site

January 10, 2009 12:16:30 am

Three workers were killed and two critically injured at the Indira Gandhi International Airport on Friday morning while at work in the under-construction terminal,T3.

Strike off,but city stuck

January 10, 2009 12:14:55 am

Having run into three “out of stock” petrol pumps,we pulled into this fuel station with perhaps the longest line of vehicles.

Jewellery shop robbed in Ghaziabad

January 9, 2009 2:57:14 am

The jewellers of Shalimar Garden in Ghaziabad staged a protest after one more robbery took place in the area on Thursday.

‘Will banish them if guilty,but arrest boy with the girl for rape’

January 9, 2009 2:56:46 am

A day after the sixth accused in the Noida gangrape case was arrested,a mahapanchayat was held in the men’s village to dwell on the issue.

Man batters friend to death over offensive remark

January 9, 2009 2:56:19 am

A day after a tea-stall owner was hammered to death over Rs 312,in another incident a man beat his friend to death with a stick after he said something derogatory against him.

Man robbed,killed in Vasant Kunj

January 9, 2009 2:55:54 am

A 25-year old man was allegedly robbed and later shot dead by unidentified assailants in the Vasant Kunj area of South Delhi on Thursday.

Two auto-lifter gangs busted

January 9, 2009 2:55:26 am

The Crime Branch of the Delhi Police has busted two gangs of auto-lifters active in stealing cars from Delhi and neighbouring states.

Arya Samaj leader shot dead in Noida

January 9, 2009 2:55:02 am

A leader of the Arya Samaj was shot dead by unknown assailants in Greater Noida on Thursday morning.

JNU chalks out route to green campus

January 9, 2009 2:54:36 am

In times of depleting energy resources and increasing costs,JNU has a solution at hand.

Family alleges cancer patient got HIV during treatment at GTB

January 9, 2009 2:54:07 am

The family of a seven-year-old cancer patient has alleged that the child contracted HIV infection while undergoing treatment at the Guru Tegh Bahadur Hospital in the Capital for lung cancer.

Boy attempts suicide by hanging self,revived in hospital,but unconscious

January 9, 2009 2:53:34 am

In a bizarre incident,a 20-year-old student who was found hanging in his hostel room in Defence Colony,was brought down and taken to the AIIMS Trauma Centre,where he started breathing again.

Wait over,CAT results out today

January 9, 2009 2:53:05 am

The wait for around 2.5 lakh students will be over on Friday when results of the Common Admission Test are going to be announced.

MCD anti-littering drive in place by next month

January 9, 2009 2:52:36 am

Come February and spitting,littering and urinating in public spaces will become punishable offences,with the MCD putting into action its anti-littering drive to keep the city clean.

Too confusing,say parents about complaint system against schools

January 9, 2009 2:52:07 am

Almost a fortnight after the Delhi High Court instructed the Directorate of Education to come up with a complaint mechanism against schools found violating rules on nursery admissions...

New BJP chief proposes 3-step remedy for revival

January 9, 2009 2:51:28 am

As Om Prakash Kohli took over the reins of the Delhi BJP unit on Thursday morning at Pandit Pant Marg,he announced that “necessary and required” changes would be made in the BJP cadres ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.

Hotels can grow vertically,at a lower price

January 9, 2009 12:52:31 am

In a boost to the hospitality sector,the central Urban Development Ministry has decided to provide financial incentives to hotels in the Capital that are interested in expanding their infrastructure.

MBA student,Manipur woman killed in separate road accidents

January 9, 2009 12:51:34 am

Two persons were killed and three injured in separate road accidents in less than 24 hours.

Delhi trips on power,blackouts in many areas

January 9, 2009 12:50:32 am

With executives at the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation and GAIL India on an indefinite strike since Wednesday,Delhi is facing power problems.

Oil PSU strike delays 36 flights,Air India,foreign airlines worst hit

January 9, 2009 12:49:32 am

At least 36 flights were delayed at the Indira Gandhi International Airport on Thursday evening owing to delays in aviation-refuelling services with oil PSU officers on strike for the second day on Thursday.