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PU students protest,want new speedbreakers on the campus

January 15, 2009 12:58:10 am

Demanding the removal of speedbreakers from the university campus alleging wear and tear of vehicles,members of the Students’ Organisation of Panjab University (SOPU) insisted on Wednesday that they be removed immediately.

Nepalese help drugs women,flees with cash,jewellery

January 15, 2009 12:57:46 am

A Nepalese servant drugged a 50-year-old woman and her daughter-in-law in their house in Janakpuri in West Delhi on Wednesday and fled with cash and jewellery worth several lakhs.

EOW detects Rs 19-lakh fraud in 3 cases

January 15, 2009 12:56:50 am

Three separate cases of fraud involving total embezzlement of over Rs 19 lakh were registered with the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the Chandigarh Police on Wednesday.

L-G Khanna convenes meeting on Capital’s waste management plan

January 15, 2009 12:56:50 am

Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna on Wednesday called for a meeting to review the progress in the implementation of the Solid Waste Management Master Plan of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi.

Police arrest gang charged with rape of DU student

January 15, 2009 12:55:39 am

Delhi Police’s Crime Branch on Wednesday claimed to have arrested eight members of the Noida-based Amit Gurjjar gang,who were allegedly involved in the abduction and suspected rape of a Delhi University student on January 4.

BSP outs LS list,to focus on Muslim vote

January 15, 2009 12:54:40 am

The Bahujan Samaj Party announced candidates for four of the seven Lok Sabha seats in the Capital,for the upcoming general elections,on Tuesday.

Want fair skin and a slim waistline? Eat slow and right

January 15, 2009 12:53:49 am

You don’t need to spend a fortune on cosmetics,lotions,potions and beauty treatments at parlours for a glowing and fair skin.

Landmark project at Capital’s entry point delayed even further

January 15, 2009 12:53:35 am

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was left fuming on Wednesday evening after being informed that one of the government’s landmark projects...

New boxing stadium set to pack a punch

January 15, 2009 12:51:40 am

With the construction of a boxing stadium of international standards at the Pandit Mohan Lal SD Public School in Sector 32,Chandigarh may turn into the next boxing hub in North India after Bhiwani.

Schools say Rs 500 fee hike impossible

January 15, 2009 12:51:20 am

The Bansal Committee’s recommendation of a tuition fee hike of not more than Rs 500 is biased and it takes only a lopsided view of the situation,according to some private schools.

CHB freezes escrow account of Prideasia

January 15, 2009 12:50:31 am

The Chandigarh Housing Board (CHB) has freezed the escrow account of the Parsvnath Prideasia housing project,owing to the non-payment of Rs 304 crore,part of the Rs 821.21 crore the developer had bid for the much-hyped real-estate venture.

Rail trail

January 15, 2009 12:46:15 am

The first 0-4-0 ST,B Class locomotive to work on Darjeeling Himalayan Railway in 1889 was manufactured by Sharp Stewart & Co. Ltd,Manchester.

ASI children’s museum helping hand for heritage

January 15, 2009 12:44:24 am

Quest is a project conducted by The Indian Express in schools in and around Delhi. It covers more than 50 schools in Delhi and NCR...

Haryana clears decks for more buses,double-deckers in Gurgaon

January 15, 2009 12:30:50 am

Gurgaon finally looks set to get a public transport system in place soon. And as if to compensate for the delay,the bus network might just come with an icing: double-decker buses...

Nithari: notice to ex-chief of CBI,7 cops

January 15, 2009 12:28:25 am

The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to former CBI director Vijay Shankar and seven police officials for allegedly interfering with administration of justice in the Nithari killings case.

Special Cell threatening officer: CBI

January 15, 2009 12:25:07 am

Adding a new twist to the Al Badr frame-up case,the CBI officer probing the case has now moved court saying a sub-inspector of Delhi Police’s Special Cell had threatened him.

Scam: DDA ‘dirty dozen’ under scanner; ex-official detained

January 15, 2009 12:22:51 am

At least 12 DDA employees have come under the Economic Offence Wing’s scanner in the housing allotment scam following interrogation of accused Suresh Kumar Meena,arrested on Wednesday.

Row over repayment: East Delhi restaurant owner set on fire in car by friend

January 15, 2009 12:20:41 am

The owner of a small restaurant in Preet Vihar,East Delhi,was set on fire inside his car on Monday night by a financier ‘friend’ after the victim allegedly dithered on repaying a loan.

Now,training to handle n-powered militants

January 15, 2009 12:18:30 am

In a unique effort to sensitise police forces to nuclear,chemical and biological warfare,a few selected officers of the Delhi Police have been trained by experts on nuclear radiological emergencies on ways to handle destructive materials with radioactive content.

Cops chin up for R-day

January 15, 2009 12:15:53 am

Security will be very tight on Republic Day as police officers from other states have been called in to see through the celebrations.

Teen Tunes

January 14, 2009 11:55:48 pm

“In a world made violent by adults,children are the worst victims,” says singer Tara Venkatesan.

An Itinerant Gaze

January 14, 2009 11:54:37 pm

A journey into the other side of the colonial vision of exotic India,“A Studio in Rajasthan” is the result of American photographer Waswo X Waswo’s three-year-residency at Ambavgarh Hill in Rajasthan.

Goodbye Song

January 14, 2009 11:52:08 pm

The cultural fallout of 26/11 was not immediately apparent,however,Jugaad,a film by first-time producer Sandiip Kapur,has taken the step of scrapping the promotion of a song sung by a Pakistani artist Adeel.

Wings in Waiting

January 14, 2009 11:50:55 pm

If buildings could speak,then Jaipur House overlooking India Gate would have some fantastic tales to tell.

Role Call

January 14, 2009 11:49:56 pm

For women who can’t have enough of Randeep Hooda,there’s a lot to look forward to,beginning with his forthcoming release Mere Khwabon Mein Jo Aaya.