Karol Bagh

  • Delhi jeweller shot at during robbery bid June 15, 2014

    New Delhi: A 49-year-old jeweller was shot by two bike-borne assailants on Sunday when he resisted their attempt to snatch his bag containing jewellery and cash, police said. The incident took place at around 3 p.m. in central Delhi's Karol Bagh area. A bullet pierced the left side of Sanjay...
  • Delhi: CCTV footage recovered in the murder of the 28-year-old woman February 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The CCTV footage recovered in the murder of a 28-year-old woman in Delhi reveals that a man could have been stalking her. According to the victim's husband, a teenager followed her from the Karol Bagh metro station. He said that his wife took a metro from Noida....
  • Delhi: 28-year-old woman stabbed to death on resisting robbery February 15, 2014

    New Delhi: A 28-year-old married woman was stabbed to death in Delhi's Karol Bagh on Saturday afternoon after she resisted a robbery attempt. The deceased, works in an MNC and was at her parents' place when the incident took place. According to her husband, she took a metro to home...
  • Christmas spirit grips Delhi, people celebrates with carols, cakes, candles December 25, 2013

    The festive spirit gripped the national capital on Wednesday on the occasion of Christmas as people flocked to churches to light candles and pray for peace and harmony. The decorated cathedrals saw people irrespective of faith and religion - bundled in woollens and wearing bright smiles - light candles and greet...
  • Yasin Bhatkal, Asadullah in police custody till December 20 December 10, 2013

    Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his close aide Asadullah Akhtar on Tuesday were remanded in custody of Delhi Police till December 20 by a court in connection with a September 13, 2008 serial blasts case in Delhi. Bhatkal and Akhtar were produced before Additional Sessions Judge Daya Prakash after expiry...
  • Delhi: Driver of CMS cash van runs away with Rs 49 lakh cash September 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The driver of CMS cash van ran away with Rs 49 lakh cash in New Delhi on Wednesday. The driver ran away with the cash when others inside it got down to refill an ATM of a private bank in Karol Bagh. Call to register the complaint was made to...
  • Delhi: Metro rated as most the comfortable public transport July 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Passengers in a survey have said that the Delhi Metro was the most comfortable mode of commuting in the city. The survey covered more than 85,000 respondents during the 'Customer Satisfaction Week' from July 15 to 21 and again on July 26, at the top 22 Metro stations...
  • Delhi: MCD likely to hike parking charges May 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The newly-trifurcated Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) announced on Wednesday that it was likely to increase the parking charges. In the first interaction with the media, commissioners of the newly created North, South and East Delhi municipal corporations laid out their ideas for the road ahead. "The focus will be...
  • 2008 blasts: Sabarmati Jail in-charge summoned March 25, 2011

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has asked the officer in-charge of the Sabarmati Central Jail in Ahmedabad to appear before it to explain non-production of the 11 accused in 2008 serial blast cases here for framing of charges against them. Additional Sessions Judge Santosh Snehi Mann issued the summons after...
  • Delhi blasts: Charges to be framed on Feb 21 February 5, 2011

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday found sufficient evidence to put to trial 13 suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorists in the 2008 serial blasts in New Delhi, in which 26 people were killed. Charges against them would be framed Feb 21. Additional Sessions Judge Santosh Snehi Mann said there was...
  • Alleged IM terrorist wants to help nab others October 27, 2008

    Mumbai: Mansoor Peerbhoy, who allegedly wrote the terror mails ahead of serial blasts in various parts of the country, has expressed his willingness to become an approver and help the investigating agencies. Peerbhoy, a software engineer arrested for his links with terror group Indian Mujahideen, filed an application before a MCOCA...
  • The profile of a white-collared alleged terrorist October 27, 2008

    Pune: Mohammed Asgar Mansoor Peerbhoy would never strike as a radical, jehadi terrorist to anyone who met him in the day-to-day life. He is like any successful, white collared gentleman one could meet anyplace. The 31-year-old software engineer employed with Yahoo! had everything going for him, till he allegedly got into...
  • Masters of technology and supporters of terror October 8, 2008

    Mumbai: The e-mails terrorist group Indian Mujahideen sent to news channels minutes before the bomb blasts in Ahmedabad, Jaipur and New Delhi were written in fluent English and had the imprint of a new net-savvy militant. The Crime Branch of Mumbai Police on Monday said it had busted the media wing...
  • Festive season on but Delhi market remains glum October 1, 2008

    New Delhi: Gali number 42 in Karol Bagh’s Gaffar Market is still glum with tales of those who died in the terror attack two weeks back. Regular shoppers like Sonal are still sceptical about coming out to crowded places. “I had inhibitions but I had to come here. This is where...
  • Well begun, now fight terror to the finish September 20, 2008

    New Delhi: Almost a week after the serial bombs ripped through the national capital, killing 24 people, the Delhi police killed two people who they say were responsible for these blasts. They arrested a third alleged terrorist. Two others escaped and one of them is in custody after engaging the...
  • Delhi blasts: No relief, relatives pay to get dead bodies September 16, 2008

    New Delhi: Five-year-old Simran is trying to understand the ugly twist her life has suddenly taken. Simran lost her father, who was the only earning member of the family, aunt and grandfather in the blast at Delhi's Ghaffar Market. Her mother suffered severe injuries and is now battling for life...
  • Uneasy calm prevails in Delhi | Deserted markets September 15, 2008

    New Delhi: A day after the five bomb blasts ripped through the Capital, popular markets wore a deserted look on Sunday as people preferred to stay indoors. Though an uneasy calm prevailed in the morning at Gaffar Market, Connaught Place and Greater Kailash, which bore the brunt of the serial blast,...
  • Delhi blasts: Amid chaos, Delhi hospitals maintain calm May 19, 2011

    New Delhi: Delhi hospitals have come a long way since the blasts that rocked Sarojini Nagar in 2005. At that time, Safdarjung Hospital had struggled to cope with the influx of patients. But on Saturday, the Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) and other hospitals rose to deal with the crisis. The...
  • Terror rocks Delhi | US, Pak and UK condemn blasts September 14, 2008

    New Delhi: After Ahmedabad and Bangalore, terror visited the national capital on Saturday. Serial blasts rocked busy market areas the city killing 22 and injuring 131. Five explosions within a span of 22 minutes rocked Karol Bagh, Connaught Place and Greater Kailash Part I, some of the major shopping destinations of...
  • First Person: How NSG defused two bombs in CP September 14, 2008

    New Delhi: Five bomb blasts rocked popular shopping destinations in the national capital within a span of 22 minutes on Saturday evening killing at least 20 people and leaving over 100 injured. ...
  • Karol Bagh family loses 4 members to blasts September 14, 2008

    New Delhi: Shanti Devi, a 60-year-old resident of Karol Bagh, is one of the "living victims" of the blast in Ghaffar Market as she lost four of her close relatives in the incident while seven others lay in hospital with grievous injuries. As doctors say the chances of survival of four...
  • Terrorists find Saturday suitable for blasts September 14, 2008

    New Delhi: In an uncanny coincidence, the two major blasts which rocked Delhi in the last three years and the recent blast in Ahmedabad took place on Saturday evenings. As the capital came under the grip of terror on Saturday evening, people remembered the serial blasts of October 29, 2005, incidentally...
  • Cops detain 7 suspects in Delhi serial blasts September 14, 2008

    New Delhi: A few hours after the five serial blasts ripped the national capital killing at least 20 people, the police said they got vital leads in the investigations and traced the email threat by the Indian Mujahideen claiming the blast responsibility to Mumbai. "We have got vital clues in the...
  • LIVE TV: Capital rocked by five blasts September 14, 2008

    Four explosions in quick succession shook the capital on Saturday evening. Police say the first blast, in Karol Bagh, was the result of a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) cylinder explosion while it is still not immediately clear if the second and third blasts, in Greater Kailash and Connaught Place, were...
  • 20 DEAD IN DELHI SERIAL BLASTS September 14, 2008

    New Delhi: Five bomb blasts rocked popular shopping destinations in the national capital within a span of 22 minutes on Saturday evening killing at least 20 people and leaving over 100 injured. The first blast took place at Ghaffar Market in the Karol Bagh area at about 1815 hrs IST in...
  • Who will clean Delhi, post- Diwali? November 12, 2007

    New Delhi: In the wake of the blazing festivities of Diwali, Karol Bagh, one of Delhi’s commercial hubs, is covered with heap upon heap of garbage. Citizen Journalist Sanjay Kaul would like to know who is responsible for cleaning up this mess – the Municipal Corporation, who take taxes from...