GURGAON

  • Rave party at farmhouse busted, Gurgaon Police detains 40 2 days ago

    Gurgaon: Ahead of New Year, a rave party busted in Gurgaon in which seven people have been arrested and 40 others detained by Haryana police. Haryana police in a joint operation with the Narcotics Control Bureau busted a suspected Christmas-eve rave party being held at a farmhouse in Mewat district on...
  • Gurgaon: Man behind hoax bomb threats arrested, says wanted to have fun December 18, 2014

    Gurgaon: A 29-year-old man was arrested Thursday for making bomb threat calls for two consecutive days to police control rooms in Gurgaon and Delhi, police said. The man told police he wanted to have some fun. Sunny Sharma, who hails from Shiv Vihar area near Karala in northwest Delhi, worked as...
  • Second bomb hoax call in Gurgaon today December 18, 2014

    Gurgaon: A caller kept the Gurgaon police on its toes for the second day on Thursday with a call about a bomb planted at a shopping complex here which later turned out to be a hoax. The Arcadia shopping complex in South City on Sohna road was evacuated after the police...
  • 'My Birthday Song' navigates the space between real and surrealism, says director Samir Soni December 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor-turned-director Samir Soni is currently busy shooting his directorial debut 'My Birthday Song' in the capital with actor Sanjay Suri in the lead role. The crew of the film, co-produced by Soni and Suri under the latter's Kahwa banner, shot some scenes in south Delhi and Defence Colony...
  • Gurgaon: Bomb threat at Huda city metro station turns out to be a hoax December 17, 2014

    Gurgaon: Delhi Metro services on the Yellow Line on Wednesday were disrupted for more than an hour following a bomb threat. Police stopped metro services after a threat call about a bomb at Gurgaon's Huda City Metro Station. The services were shut for a brief around 04:00 PM after the...
  • Six, including a woman, held in Gurgaon for prostitution December 9, 2014

    Gurgaon: Six people, including a 22-year-old woman, were arrested on Tuesday for their involvement in a prostitution racket, police said. Sumit, Amit and Gaurav from Hisar, Navneet from Jind and Abhishek from Gurgaon were arrested from a room in South City-2 area. All six are between the age group of 20-25...
  • Iraqi man held for molesting women in Gurgaon December 9, 2014

    Gurgaon: A 42-year-old Iraqi national has been arrested here for molesting two women at a private hospital, police said on Tuesday. Mushtaq Munir Shakir Alsaf, who works as a police driver in Iraq, allegedly molested a 45-year-old woman on Monday night in the lift of a hospital in Sector 51. "The man...
  • Delhi rape: Police file FIR against Uber for cheating, charges accused cab driver with forgery December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Friday filed FIR against international taxi service provider Uber and one of its drivers Shiv Kumar Yadav in connection with the rape of a 25-year-old woman in the national capital. "We have registered a separate FIR against Uber under Section 420 (cheating) of IPC. In...
  • Delhi rape: Uber admits to not doing background checks; accused driver's papers forged, say police December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: In what could spell more trouble for international taxi service provider Uber, its official has admitted that the company does not do background checks on drivers. Delhi Police investigating the rape case of a 25-year-old woman in the national capital interrogated a team of officials of Uber cab service....
  • Before Delhi, Uber taxi service faced trouble in Germany December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: International mobile cab-booking company, Uber, which has been banned by the Delhi government after one of its drivers was arrested on charges of raping a woman, had in the past got into trouble with the German government for violating the country's laws. According to media reports, two of Uber's...
  • Cab rape: Accused driver sent to three-day police custody, Uber taxi service banned in Delhi December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Shiv Kumar Yadav, the taxi driver who worked with international cab service Uber, was on Monday produced before a Delhi court in connection with the rape of a 25-year-old woman in the national capital. Metropolitan Magistrate Ambika Singh sent 32-year-old Shiv Kumar Yadav in police custody till December 11...
  • Gurgaon rape case a shameful incident, says Rajnath Singh December 8, 2014

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh condemned the rape of a 25-year-old MNC employee by a Uber cab driver in Gurgaon. Singh said, "This was a shameful incident. There has to be a perceptional change when it comes to matter like this." ...
  • Uber rape case accused a repeat offender, was earlier arrested in a sexual assault case in 2011: sources December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Shocking details emerging from the probe reveal that Uber cab driver Shiv Kumar Yadav arrested for raping a 25-year-old finance executive in Gurgaon was arrested in 2011 as well on the charges of sexual assault. He had spent seven months in Tihar jail before being acquitted in the...
  • Delhi Police arrests rape accused Uber cab driver after 25-minute chase, to be produced in court today December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Two days after an Uber cab driver allegedly raped a young finance executive in Delhi, he was arrested from Mathura and will be produced in a Delhi court on Monday. The Delhi Police used 12 teams who were dispatched to Mathura to nab the 32-year-old Shiv Kumar Yadav...
  • Delhi rape: Accused Uber cab driver arrested from Mathura, to be produced in court on Monday December 7, 2014

    Mathura: In a major breakthrough, police have arrested the Uber cab driver who has been accused of raping a 25-year-old woman in Delhi on Friday night. Delhi Police traced down the accused to his hometown Mathura, from where the vehicle used in the crime was also impounded. "Prime accused in...
  • How safe are radio cabs? December 7, 2014

    In yet another case of crime against women, a cab driver allegedly raped a woman working in a Gurgaon MNC on Friday. The driver, who was working for Uber taxi services, allegedly threatened the woman against reporting the incident. CNN-IBN asks how radio cabs are safe for women. ...
  • Gurgaon rape case: Police issue notice to Uber to join probe, say accused background not checked December 7, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Sunday issued a notice to international cab-booking service Uber to join the investigation into the alleged rape of a 25-year-old woman under section 161 of CrPC. The woman, who works with an MNC in Gurgaon, was allegedly raped by a cab driver on Friday...
  • Police question close associate of Uber cab driver accused of raping woman December 7, 2014

    Mathura: The police on Sunday were questioning a close associate of the Uber taxi driver in Mathura, who allegedly raped a 25-year-old MNC employee in Gurgaon, sources said. In her statement, the woman said she hired the cab from Gurgaon on Friday night and fell asleep in the vehicle. The...
  • Gurgaon: Uber cab driver allegedly rapes a woman, company had no records of pick-up, drop December 7, 2014

    Gurgaon: In yet another case of crime against women, a cab driver allegedly raped a woman working in a Gurgaon MNC on Friday. The driver, who was working for Uber taxi services, allegedly threatened the woman against reporting the incident. The woman has said in her statement that she hired the...
  • Gurgaon: Cab driver rapes woman professional December 6, 2014

    Delhi: In an appalling incident, a 25-year-old woman professional working with an MNC in Gurgaon was on Friday allegedly raped by a cab driver. In her police complaint, the victim has said that she left for a dinner from her Gurgaon office at 7 pm. On her way back home, she...
  • Gurgaon: Enraged by worker's death, mob set ablaze factory; many injured November 30, 2014

    Gurgaon: Around a dozen people were on Sunday injured in a clash during which an irate mob set ablaze a number of vehicles and a factory manufacturing auto parts near Gurgaon, following the mysterious death of a worker, police said. The clash took place in Rozka Meo industrial area, some 35...
  • Will make non-aggressive but strong India: Manohar Parrikar November 24, 2014

    Gurgaon: India does not believe in an aggressive posture but will build a position where people should not dare see eye to eye with it, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Sunday. He also asserted there will be "zero tolerance to error" in defence-related issues. Addressing service personnel at Air Force centre...
  • Haryana ministers assure toll fee exemption in Gurgaon November 24, 2014

    Gurgaon: Haryana cabinet minister Rao Narbir Singh and Minister of State Vikram Thekedar on Sunday assured the local populace of exemption from toll charges for their vehicles passing through Kherki Daula on the Delhi-Gurgaon expressway. Narbir Singh said, "We will ensure that people from villages near Kherki Daula gate should be...
  • North East attacks: Crimes or hate crimes? October 17, 2014

    A suspected hate crime was reported in Bangalore where a Manipuri student alleged that he was beaten up by people who demanded he speaks in Kannada. Three people had been arrested in connection with the case. ...
  • People from mainland India more ignorant than those from the Northeast: Ninong Ering October 17, 2014

    Ering was reacting to the assault on two men from the Northeast in Gurgaon on Wednesday night. The duo was beaten up by seven locals with cricket bats. They are both recuperating at a hospital. ...
  • Assault on 2 Northeast Indians in Gurgaon was racial attack: Police October 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The Gurgaon Police on Friday confirmed that the attack on two youths from the Northeast on Wednesday night was a racial attack. "It's a case of discrimination and hooliganism. It's a case of ethnic discrimination," DCP Gurgaon East Nazneen Bhasin said at a press conference. Bhasin denied reports that...
  • Three arrested in connection with attack on two northeast Indians in Gurgaon October 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Three people have been arrested in connection with the attack on two northeast Indians in Gurgaon. The arrested men are from the Sinkanderpur area. Two men from the northeast were allegedly beaten with cricket bats by more than seven locals on Wednesday night. They have been in the...
  • Gurgaon Northeast Indians attack case: Accused still at large October 16, 2014

    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. ...
  • They told people from Northeast India to leave, shaved my head, says Gurgaon attack victim October 16, 2014

    Gurgaon: Even as the police ruled out a racist attack angle in the attack on two Northeast Indians in Gurgaon, one of the victims had alleged that the people who attacked them said that all Northeast Indians must leave the city. "They told us that all that people from Northeast...
  • Two Northeast Indians allegedly beaten up by locals in Gurgaon October 16, 2014

    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...