Chanakyapuri

  • Delhi Police officer shoots self September 18, 2013

    A 57-year-old Delhi Police official committed suicide on Wednesday by shooting himself in the head with his service revolver, police said. Sub-inspector Kaptan Singh was on duty in the diplomatic enclave at Chanakyapuri. The incident took place at 6.30 am. The reason behind the suicide is not known, a police official told...
  • Delhi: Unidentified persons beat up Pak diplomat June 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Pakistan on Monday alleged one of its diplomats and his driver were assaulted by a group of people in New Delhi and called for an investigation into the matter by the Indian government. "This evening an unfortunate incident took place with a diplomat and official of the Pakistan...
  • Delhi's sex ratio skewed in high-end areas May 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi has recorded a slight increase in sex ratio from 821 in 2001 to 866 in 2011 but a close look at statistics shows that it is most skewed in VVIP areas with high-end Connaught Place and Chanakyapuri topping the list of ignominy. The child sex ratio too...
  • Fire tenders late, kids die in fire June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: Three children were burnt to death when their house made of cardboard caught fire in the slums of the posh Chankayapuri area of Delhi on Sunday night. The parents and two other siblings are fighting for their lives in the Ram Manohar Lohia hospital. Eyewitnesses say that though...