Subhajit Sengupta

  • Delhi: Manipuri PhD scholar from TISS found dead at residence 20-11-2014 09:52 AM

    New Delhi: A 33-year-old PHD scholar at Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) LT Zingran Kengoo from Manipur was found dead at his Delhi residence on Thursday morning. Zingran was found dead in a pool of blood by his landlord's brother at his residence. Thereafter, the police was informed around...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death case: 3 fake passport holders under scanner, say sources 18-11-2014 07:01 PM

    New Delhi: Three fake passport holders have come under the Delhi Police scanner in the death case of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar, sources said on Tuesday. The trio was staying at the Leela Hotel when Sunanda Pushkar was found dead under mysterious circumstances, the sources said. The...
  • Power tariff not hiked by up to 7%, Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission withdraws order 14-11-2014 01:19 PM

    New Delhi: Within hours of hiking the power tariff in the national capital by up to seven per cent, the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) has rolled back the decision. Facing severe criticism for the hike, the DERC said that it has asked the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) for...
  • Chhattisgarh sterilisation tragedy: Death toll rises to 12, doctors from AIIMS to attend to victims 12-11-2014 08:20 AM

    Bilaspur: The death toll of the victims which underwent unsuccessful sterilisation surgeries in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh has risen up to 12 with nearly fifty still admitted in the hospital. A team of doctors from AIIMS will be attending the victims in Chhattisgarh. According to Health Ministry officials, the government...
  • Parties gear up for Delhi elections; no CM candidate for BJP, Congress, AAP to project Arvind Kejriwal 04-11-2014 08:52 PM

    New Delhi: The poll bugle has been sounded in Delhi which has been without an elected government for eight months. The Union cabinet on Tuesday recommended the dissolution of the Delhi assembly and all parties have geared up for fresh elections in the national capital. The Bharatiya Janata Party held...
  • United BJP to fight Delhi elections without a chief ministerial candidate 04-11-2014 05:32 PM

    New Delhi: As the Bharatiya Janata Party is holding a strategy meeting regarding the Delhi Assembly elections which are likely to be held in February next year, party Delhi Chief Satish Upadhyay said that the party will fight elections collectively and refused to name the chief ministerial candidate. "Our MLAs...
  • Delhi: 15-year-old involved in 8 cases of sexual assault taken into custody 04-11-2014 08:59 AM

    New Delhi: A 15-year-old boy has been taken into custody by the Delhi Police. The juvenile is allegedly involved in eight cases of sexual assault. Police nabbed him in the Amar Colony area of South Delhi and sent him to a remand home. Although the minor is allegedly involved in...
  • One India player, MS Dhoni's conflict of interest mentioned in Mudgal report: sources 03-11-2014 10:32 PM

    The final IPL spot-fixing probe report submitted to the Supreme Court by the Justice Mukul Mudgal committee on Monday contains the name of one India national player, while also highlighting the conflict of interest of India and Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, sources told CNN-IBN. CNN-IBN has also...
  • AAP favours fresh polls in Delhi; BJP, Congress share the same stand 03-11-2014 06:39 PM

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party leaders on Monday evening met Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung to discuess the possibilities of government formation in Delhi. Following the stand of BJP and Congress, AAP also favoured fresh polls in the national capital. Earlier on Monday Congress who is looking forward to improve its...
  • Congress follows BJP's footsteps, demands fresh elections in Delhi 03-11-2014 04:22 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress is looking forward to improving its fortune in Delhi and has conveyed to the Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung their desire for fresh elections in the national capital. Senior Congress leader Haroon Yusuf on Monday said that people in Delhi are suffering because of the absence of...
  • Watch: Congress defends Robert Vadra's outburst 02-11-2014 11:34 PM

    The Congress on Sunday came out in defence of party President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra. Congress defended him, saying "repeated hounding" of an individual is not appropriate and advised the media to avoid "unpleasantness" of shooting questions at private functions, like what happened to him. ...
  • Security beefed up at Vadra's residence 02-11-2014 01:34 PM

    Security has been tightened outside the residence of businessman Robert Vadra's house following the controversy over 'assaulting' a reporter who questioned about his land deals in Haryana. ...
  • Delhi Jama Masjid's Shahi Imam invites Pakistan PM Sharif, avoids Modi for son's anointment 30-10-2014 05:57 PM

    New Delhi: Sparking a row, Delhi Jama Masjid's Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari has invited Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for his son's anointment. However, Bukhari has not extended the invitation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that he has never treated Muslims in an appropriate way. "Modi treated Muslims...
  • Those in the government are destroying the name of PM Modi: Ram Jethmalani 29-10-2014 08:30 PM

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, Senior lawyer Ram Jethmalani said that the Supreme court had shown the way forward despite best efforts of some in power. "Those in the government are hell bent to destroy the name of Narendra Modi. Supreme court has done what the government should have done,"...
  • Delhi: Police use drones to carry out search operation in violence-hit Trilokpuri 28-10-2014 01:13 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police is using drones to carry out search operations in Delhi's Trilokpuri area where violence broke out on the night of Diwali. Door-to-door searches are also being held in the vicinity to check for anti-social elements. The curfew in the area will be relaxed from 2 to...
  • Trilokpuri clashes: Children starve as prices of commodities soar, say residents 27-10-2014 11:57 PM

    The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday sought a detailed report from Delhi Police on the clashes which occurred in east Delhi's Trilokpuri area. "We aren't able to buy milk, prices have soared. We have sent our children to Utttam Nagar to buy supplies," said residents. ...
  • Delhi: Home Ministry demands detailed report from police on Trilokpuri clashes 27-10-2014 06:26 PM

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday sought a detailed report from Delhi Police on the clashes which occurred in east Delhi's Trilokpuri area. Reportedly, the MHA has sought a detailed report after allegations that the police response had been slow. Till now, 45 people have been...
  • I hope Shiv Sena, BJP align back post-elections: MP Shrikant Shinde 26-10-2014 11:07 PM

    All NDA allies including Shiv Sena MPs along with their lone Minister Anand Geete attended the high tea hosted by PM Modi inspite of the alliance in Maharashtra being recently called off before the Maharashtra Assembly elections. ...
  • Delhi: Uneasy calm in Trilokpuri after communal clash 26-10-2014 10:31 AM

    New Delhi: An uneasy calm prevailed in Trilokpuri area of East Delhi, on Sunday, after the clashes between two groups left 19 people injured including five with gunshot injuries. No untoward incident has been reported in the past 12 hours. Section 144 has been imposed in the area. The Rapid...
  • Daughter of Principal of prominent Delhi school found dead inside campus 22-10-2014 10:11 AM

    New Delhi: A daughter of the Principal of a prominent Delhi school was found dead inside the campus. The principal lived in the school compound with his family. Prima facie, it appears to be a case of suicide. The body was found on Tuesday night. The daughter was 29-year-old. More...
  • Faridabad: Over 200 stalls gutted in fire at Dussehra Ground, three injured 21-10-2014 08:53 PM

    Over 200 shops were gutted in a huge fire at a cracker market in Faridabad's famous Dussehra Ground on Tuesday evening. Five people were reportedly injured and 20 cars were damaged in the fire. ...
  • EC proposes e-voting, proxy vote for NRI electorate to SC 18-10-2014 11:58 PM

    New Delhi: The Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) may be allowed to vote through proxies or the electronic voting machines. The Election Commission has submitted its recommendation to the Supreme Court on a petition filed by an NRI Dr Shamsheer Vayalil. One of the proposals to allow NRIs to vote is to...
  • Gurgaon Northeast Indians attack case: Accused still at large 16-10-2014 08:43 PM

    Two Northeast Indians were allegedly beaten up by locals late on Wednesday night in Gurgaon. After the Bangalore case, an FIR has now been registered in the Gurgaon case. The attackers, however, are still at large. ...
  • Noida school mishap: 1 student dead, 22 injured in building wall collapse 16-10-2014 02:12 PM

    Noida: In a horrific accident in Nodia, a 5-year-old student was killed while 22 others were injured after the roof of a building near their school in Sector 49, Noida collapsed on Thursday afternoon. The students of Ram Chandra Junior High school in Noida's Sector 49 were standing besides an...
  • Two Northeast Indians allegedly beaten up by locals in Gurgaon 16-10-2014 01:13 PM

    New Delhi: Two days after an alleged attack on a Manipuri student in Bangalore, an FIR has now been registered in Gurgaon after two men from Northeast India were allegedly beaten up by locals. The incident occurred late on Wednesday night. The victims claim they were beaten up by over...
  • Been voting for the past 4-5 years, says a specially abled voter 15-10-2014 03:37 PM

    "I have been voting for the last four to five years. Whoever comes to power should work towards the development of the state," says a specially abled voter who came to caste his vote in the ongoing Haryana assembly elections. ...
  • Faridabad residents call for development 15-10-2014 08:47 AM

    In the upcoming Haryana assembly elections, residents of Faridabad want development. "I think BJP can deliver. We want corruption to end. The BJP is fighting against corruption," said a resident. ...
  • Constable shot dead: What makes Delhi Police personnel so vulnerable? 14-10-2014 10:36 PM

    A day after a Delhi Police constable was shot dead outside a police station, two people have been arrested and two juveniles have been detained for the crime. But this isn't a one-off incident. Delhi Policemen have come under attack way too many times in the past month. So what...
  • Dhaula Kuan gangrape: All five accused held guilty 14-10-2014 02:26 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi sessions court on Tuesday held all the five men accused of abducting and raping a 30-year call center employee in Delhi's Dhaula Kuan guilty. Sentencing of the convicts will be held on October 17. Shamshad alias Khutkan, Usman alias Kale, Shahid alias Chhota Billi, Iqbal alias...