Subhajit Sengupta

  • Saharanpur riots: 66 arrested, Eid celebrated amidst partial curfew 29-07-2014 01:41 PM

    Saharanpur: Eid was celebrated amidst a partial curfew in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday. The curfew was relaxed from 7 am to 11 am on the Ambala road and Behat road. The other areas will get to see curfew relaxed from 3 pm to 7 pm. But there is...
  • Riot-hit Saharanpur hopes for a peaceful Eid, curfew to be partly relaxed 29-07-2014 07:57 AM

    Saharanpur: Tensions have eased slightly in the riot-hit Saharanpur with everyone hoping that the festival of Eid will be a peaceful one. Curfew will be relaxed from 7 am to 11 am on the Ambala road and Behat road. The other areas will get to see curfew relaxed from 3...
  • Situation improves in riot-hit Saharanpur, locals hopes for a peaceful Eid 28-07-2014 07:20 PM

    Saharanpur: As the situation improved in the violence-hit Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, curfew was relaxed for four hours in the town to allow people to buy their daily need items from markets which were directed to remain open. Local residents are hoping for a peaceful Eid. "We just...
  • Saharanpur clash: Curfew eased, supplies run short before Eid 28-07-2014 05:37 PM

    As the situation improved in the violence-hit Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, curfew has been relaxed for four hours in the old town areas to allow people to buy their daily need items from markets which were directed to remain open. Reacting to the incident, BJP MP Rajiv Pratap...
  • Situation improves in Saharanpur, curfew lifted for 4 hours in old town area 28-07-2014 03:20 PM

    Saharanpur: As the situation improved in the violence-hit Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, curfew has been relaxed for four hours in the old town areas to allow people to buy their daily need items from markets which were directed to remain open. The curfew has been relaxed from 3...
  • Saharanpur clashes: Curfew relaxed for four hours in new city area 28-07-2014 11:15 AM

    Saharanpur: With the situation improving in violence-hit Saharanpur, curfew in the new city area has been lifted for four hours on Monday to allow people to buy their daily need items from markets which were directed to remain open. Curfew was being relaxed from 10 AM to 2 PM in...
  • Saharanpur tense, 38 arrested after clashes; Congress leader named in FIR 28-07-2014 08:26 AM

    Saharanpur: The situation in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh continues to be tense which witnessed violent communal clashes on Saturday resulting in the death of three people and leaving 33 others injured. Thirty-eight people have been arrested so far following the clashes between two communities over a land dispute. Nine FIRs...
  • Saharanpur tense as communal clashes claim 3 lives, blame game continues 27-07-2014 09:40 PM

    Saharanpur: Even as Saharanpur continues to simmer over Saturday's violent clashes between two communities over a land dispute, the blame game has already begun. Sources in the Uttar Pradesh intelligence unit claim that despite their inputs, the state government waited to act till the situation went out of hand. According...
  • UP: 20 arrested in Saharanpur clashes; curfew, shoot-at-sight orders in place 27-07-2014 09:08 AM

    Saharanpur: Twenty people have been arrested in connection with the violent clashes in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh that has claimed three lives and left over 20 injured. Curfew and shoot-at-sight orders remained in force in the city hit by clashes between two communities over a land dispute. Thirteen companies of...
  • UP: Violence claims 3 lives in Saharanpur, situation remains tense 27-07-2014 08:27 AM

    Saharanpur: The violent clashes between two groups in Saharanpur in Uttar pradesh has claimed three lives and left over 20 injured with the area being turned into a virtual fortress. Thirteen companies of the Rapid Action Force, the PAC and CRPF were deployed in the area. The situation continues to...
  • UP: Two dead in Saharanpur violence, curfew imposed 26-07-2014 10:23 AM

    Saharanpur: Curfew under Section 144 was clamped in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur on Saturday after clashes broke out between two groups in the area over land dispute. The violence has claimed two lives and as many as 15 people have been injured. Traffic on the national highway connecting Ambala was thrown...
  • Ground report: Flash floods hit over 40 villages in Moradabad, 7 dead 22-07-2014 10:10 AM

    Flash floods have hit over 40 villages in Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh, taking seven lives so far. Locals have complained of administrative apathy. ...
  • Noida: Wife, daughter found dead at home after man's death in accident 20-07-2014 06:18 PM

    Noida: A day after the charred body of a man was found in a car, his wife and daughter were found dead in their house in Noida on Sunday. The police discovered their bodies while investigating the man's death. The bodies have been sent for postmortem and the police are...
  • CBI yet to exhume Badaun victims' bodies, crime scene reconstructed 20-07-2014 01:30 PM

    Badaun: Heavy rains are hampering efforts to exhume the bodies of the two minor girls who were allegedly raped and then hung from a tree in May. Meanwhile, the Central Bureau of Investigation has begun reconstructing the crime scene, tying the hangman's noose from the tree where the incident took...
  • CBI finds irregularities in statements of Badaun victims' relatives 20-07-2014 10:58 AM

    Badaun: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has found inconsistencies in the statements of the relatives of the Badaun garngrape and murder victims. The central nodal agency had conducted the polygraph tests on the father and uncle of the deceased on Saturday night. The CBI has also recorded the statement...
  • CBI to try exhuming bodies of Badaun gangrape, murder victims today 20-07-2014 09:14 AM

    Badaun: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to try and exhume the bodies of the Badaun murder victims on Sunday for fresh autopsy after the procedure was stopped on Saturday as the water level rose in Ganga. The investigating agency officials were finding it difficult to locate the...
  • Delhi Metro train travels with its left doors open, DMRC orders probe 17-07-2014 12:01 PM

    New Delhi: In a major scare for passengers taking the Delhi Metro train, all the left doors on a train were open for nearly two minutes after a train left the station. The incident occurred on the Yellow Line of the Delhi Metro between the Arjungarh and the Ghitorni station....
  • Delhi: Architect kills wife and child, informs police 16-07-2014 01:34 PM

    New Delhi: An architect killed his wife and child on Wednesday morning in Delhi and informed the police. He made a call to the police informing them of his actions and told the police that he was planning on committing suicide. The man's wife was reportedly six months pregnant. The...
  • UP: Woman sub-inspector takes fight against sexual harassment by DIG rank officer to Facebook 16-07-2014 09:45 AM

    A female sub-inspector in Meerut has taken her fight against alleged sexual harassment by a DIG rank officer to social media. She claims her superiors failed to act on her complaint. ...
  • Meerut: Woman sub-inspector takes fight against sexual harassment to Facebook 15-07-2014 01:44 PM

    Meerut: A woman sub-inspector from Meerut has now taken her fight against sexual harassment to social media. The 29-year-old woman police official had registered a complaint alleging sexual harassment by a DIG-rank officer. She said that her superiors failed to act on her complaint and has accused them of shielding...
  • BJP set for a political showdown with the SP government in Moradabad 15-07-2014 08:58 AM

    Moradabad: Tensions are escalating in Moradabad once again between local Bharatiya Janata Party workers and the Samajwadi Party-led government. The local BJP leaders along with their MPs will protest outside Moradabad collectorate on Tuesday. The BJP has accused the SP government of targeting BJP workers. This comes just 10 days...
  • Delhi: National-level wushu player shot at, mother alleges revenge attack 12-07-2014 08:57 AM

    New Delhi: A 21-year-old national level wushu player, Ricky Sahani, was shot at in Delhi on Friday. His mother has claimed that it is a revenge attack. Ricky was shot at when he was on his way to the gym on Friday morning. He was rushed to the Max hospital...
  • 3 bags found outside BJP headquarters in Delhi, bomb squad called in 09-07-2014 08:24 AM

    New Delhi: Ahead of the BJP Parliamentary Board meeting on Wednesday, there was a security scare at the party headquarters. Three unclaimed bags were found outside the BJP headquarters in Delhi, following which the bomb squad was called in. There were three red-coloured bags that the bomb squad was checking....
  • A day after communal violence, Moradabad limps back to normal 05-07-2014 11:05 AM

    Moradabad: Moradabad is limping back to normal a day after clashes between two communities broke out over the installation of loudspeakers near a religious place. Five BJP leaders, including Muzaffarnagar riot-accused Sangeet Som and four MPs, were detained in Morababad after they tried to defy a ban on the party...
  • Communal violence over installation of loudspeakers in religious place cripples Moradabad 05-07-2014 08:58 AM

    Moradabad: Moradabad is tense again after clashes between 2 communities over the installation of loudspeakers at a religious place. Police have detained 4 BJP leaders including Muzaffarnagar riot-accused MLA Sangeet Som. The BJP was planning to a hold a mahapanchayat in the city on Friday. However, police had detained BJP...
  • AIIMS denies allegations by doctor over Sunanda Pushkar's autopsy 02-07-2014 08:54 PM

    New Delhi: In a fresh new twist in the Sunanda Pushkar death probe, the head of AIIMS' forensic department who conducted her post mortem claimed that he was pressurised to change the autopsy report -a claim that AIIMS has flatly rejected. The lead doctor, Sudhir Gupta alleged interference from Sunanda...
  • AIIMS denies charges by doctor over Sunanda Pushkar's autopsy 02-07-2014 02:06 PM

    New Delhi: AIIMS has denied the claims of the head of its forensic department Dr Sudhir Gupta that due to vested interests, he was forced to say the death of Sunanda Pushkar was "natural". The hospital authorities have termed the allegations as false and fabricated. A meeting of the officials...
  • Was forced to say Sunanda Pushkar's death was natural, claims AIIMS doctor 02-07-2014 10:34 AM

    New Delhi: The head of the AIIMS forensic department Dr Sudhir Gupta has claimed that he was forced to say that the death of Sunanda Pushkar, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's late wife, was "natural". In a statement, Dr Gupta has said that there is a malafide agenda to oust him...
  • US NSA spied BJP: Rajiv Pratap Rudy says need to verify reports first 01-07-2014 06:16 PM

    Reacting to US National Security Agency's documents on spying upon six non-US political parties and another 193 foreign governments, BJP MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy said that the government need to verify reports first and MEA will address the matter. ...
  • Black money probe: India seeks details of secret accounts from Switzerland 29-06-2014 03:35 PM

    New Delhi: As the Indian government expands its efforts to combat the menace of black money, it has made a fresh request to Switzerland seeking secret bank details and names of Indians who have unaccounted money in Swiss banks. Earlier this week, the Switzerland said that it was readying a...