Subhajit Sengupta

  • 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...
  • Two arrested, two detained for killing Delhi policeman 14-10-2014 12:19 PM

    New Delhi: A day after a Delhi Police constable was shot dead outside a police station, two adults have been arrested and two juveniles have been held for the crime. All the four accused who have been taken under custody are burglars. The arrests have been made in connection with...
  • IM planned terror attacks in Muzaffarnagar to avenge riots: sources 24-09-2014 07:19 PM

    New Delhi: According to a revelation during the interrogation of Indian Mujahideen terrorist Ajaz Sheikh, the terror outfit was planning attacks in riot-hit Muzaffarnagar. Delhi Police Special Cell sources say that the mails that were supposed to be sent after the strikes were recovered from Ajaz's laptop. The mail was...
  • Full video: How a white tiger mauled a youth at Delhi zoo 24-09-2014 12:46 PM

    A 20-year-old boy was on Tuesday mauled by a white tiger at the Delhi zoo. The incident happened when the boy, as the witnesses say, leaned over the fence of the tiger enclosure and fell inside the enclosure. ...
  • Delhi: Ajit Singh's supporters tries to enter his bungalow, 150 detained 23-09-2014 12:09 PM

    New Delhi: Around 150 people, including some former Rashtriya Lok Dal MPs have been detained forcibly outside Tughlak Road in the national capital as they tried to enter party chief Ajit Singh's bungalow on Tuesday. Singh's supporters including RLD leader Rakesh Tikait and other jat leaders were expected to hold...
  • Tihar jailer, son arrested for allegedly burning daughterinlaw 18-09-2014 06:52 PM

    New Delhi: Tihar jailer Gyan Singh and his son Nitin have been arrested by the Delhi police for trying to kill a woman by burning her. The woman is the accused man Nitin's wife. They have been charged under sections 498, 307 (attempt to murder) and 34 (common intention). The...
  • UP: RLD workers clash with police, 25 injured; defiant Ajit Singh justifies violence over bungalow 18-09-2014 05:27 PM

    Ghaziabad: A protest led by former union minister Ajit Singh and his supporters turned violent in Gang Nahar in Ghaziabad on Thursday with the police being forced to use water cannons. Earlier in the day, protestors pelted stones at the police, after which there was a lathi charge. Police say...
  • RLD chief Ajit Singh's supporters threaten to cut off water supply to Delhi 18-09-2014 03:34 PM

    New Delhi: In a show of muscle power by RLD chief and former union minister Ajit Singh, his supporters on Thursday threatened to stop water supply to Delhi. Following this, a protest led by Ajit Singh and his supporters turned violent at Gang Nahar near Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh. Protestors...
  • Maneka Gandhi warns legal action to organisations which don't have sexual harassment committees 17-09-2014 01:54 PM

    New Delhi: Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi on Wednesday warned legal action to organisations which did not have sexual harassment committees. The remarks came in the wake of a number of organisations where in spite of Vishakha Guidelines do not have these committees. The Vishakha guidelines, as...
  • Relief for Robert Vadra, Delhi HC rejects plea seeking CBI probe into his land deals 16-09-2014 10:57 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has dismissed a petition seeking a Central Bureau of Investigation probe in the land deals of Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra. The plea was dismissed on the grounds that it had been dismissed by the Supreme Court earlier and that it was...
  • What was the hurry to close case against industrialist Birla, Court asks CBI 12-09-2014 12:14 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi Court on Friday hit out the Central Bureau of Investigation over missing files in the Birla Hindalco closure report that was filed in August. The CBI had informed the court that the original minutes of screening committee meetings which dealt with Birla-owned Hindalco's application were missing....
  • City was on hit list of IM on the festive season: Delhi Police Special Cell 07-09-2014 11:42 PM

    A day after alleged Indian Mujahideen operative Azaz Sheikh was arrested, Delhi Police special cell claimed that the city was on the hit list of the banned terrorist outfit. He was the mystery man behind the mails sent by Indian Mujahedeen after a series of blasts across the country. ...
  • A year after Muzaffarnagar riots, victims still await justice 07-09-2014 08:29 PM

    Muzaffarnagar: Even a year after voilent clashes in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh that claimed 65 lives and left 50,000 homeless, the state government has been unable to bring the offenders to book. In fact, the police have even tried to convince victims to withdraw cases. A special cell of...
  • Suspected IM operatives planning to target city in the festive season: Delhi Police Special Cell sources 07-09-2014 06:47 PM

    New Delhi: Suspected Indian Mujahideen operatives were planning to target the national capital in the festive season, said Delhi Police Special Cell sources on Sunday. Sources said that alleged IM agent Azaz Sheikh, who was arrested on Saturday from Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh, was sent to recce the capital during...