Rohini

  • Jaitley presents Delhi's Budget for Rs 36,776 cr, no new taxes proposed July 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday presented Delhi's Budget for Rs 36,776 crore in the Lok Sabha. No new taxes have been proposed by the Finance Minister in the budget. Rs 260 crore has been provided for power subsidy in Delhi. Jaitley said that Rs 0.80-1.20 per unit...
  • Posing as courier delivery boys, 2 youths rob house July 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Two youths posing as courier delivery boys allegedly committed armed robbery on Wednesday at a house in Outer Delhi's Rohini area and also thrashed its elderly woman occupant in the process, police said. Adding a 'filmi' touch to the crime, the robbers are also said to have painted...
  • HC declines to entertain plea seeking ban on Kejriwal's letter May 28, 2014

    New Delhi : The Delhi High Court today declined to entertain a plea seeking a ban on publication and circulation of Arvind Kejriwal's letter questioning orders sending him to judicial custody and also levelling allegations against BJP leader Nitin Gadkari. A bench headed by Chief Justice G Rohini did not go...
  • Justice G Rohini becomes Delhi HC's first woman Chief Justice April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday got its first woman Chief Justice. Justice G Rohini took her oath as the first woman Chief Justice of the court, almost 47 years after it was established. An alumni of Osmania University in Hyderabad, Justice Rohini was the senior-most judge of the...
  • Justice G Rohini to be Delhi HC's first woman chief justice April 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will get its first woman chief justice next week. Justice G Rohini, the senior most judge of the Andhra Pradesh High Court, will be heading the Delhi High Court. The court as of now has has nine women judges out of a strength of...
  • With a fractured wrist, Rohini Nilekani campaigns for husband Nandan March 29, 2014

    Bangalore: It was a quintessential Sunday morning in Bangalore. That rare time when the roads are empty, unlike the maddening traffic hours of the weekdays. We're headed to Jayanagar 5th block in Bangalore South constituency. Election campaigning is in full-swing in one of the most-watched constituencies this Lok Sabha elections. While...
  • Bangalore: Wives campaign for Nandan Nilekani, Ananth Kumar March 29, 2014

    Bangalore: It is an interesting battle in Bangalore South this election where Congress's Nandan Nilekani is facing BJP's Ananth Kumar. CNN-IBN joined Nandan Nilekani's wife Rohini and Ananth Kumar's wife Tejaswini on the campaign trail. On an early Sunday morning, Rohini Nilekani stepped out on yet another padyatra. Ever an optimist,...
  • Photos: Nandan Nilekani campaigns in Bangalore South March 21, 2014

    Congress's Bangalore South candidate Nandan Nilekani is leaving no stone unturned in campaigning for the coming Lok Sabha elections. Over the past three weeks, Nilekani is suddenly seen eating idlis at darshinis asking for ideas for Bangalore, taking a bus to the local football match, playing badminton one day and...
  • From Rs 200 to 7,700 crore, self-made Nandan Nilekani an inspiration for many March 21, 2014

    Bangalore: A day before filing his nomination for the Lok Sabha elections, former UIDAI chief Nandan Nilekani, who is also the co-founder of Infosys, alongwith his wife Rohini Nilekani on Thursday disclosed details of his assets. "I started out with Rs 200 in my pocket, when I graduated from IIT;...
  • LS polls: Nilekani, wife declare assets worth Rs 7700 crore March 21, 2014

    Making his wealth public a day before stepping into the fray, Infosys co-founder and Congress candidate from Bangalore South, Nandan Nilekani has declared that he and his wife Rohini Nilekani have assets worth Rs 7,700 crore. "I started out with Rs 200 in my pocket, when I graduated from IIT; we...
  • Rohini Nilekani backs husband Nandan Nilekani's decision to fight LS February 4, 2014

    Bangalore: The UIDAI chairman Nandan Nilekani's wife Rohini Nilekani says that she is proud of her husband's decision to contest the Lok Sabha elections. Speaking at a philanthropic event after donating a mobile cancer screening unit for women, Rohini Nilekani said that this Lok Sabha election comes at a critical...
  • Delhi: Undertrial attacked in firing outside Rohini court, no injuries January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: In a case of what appears to be personal enmity, an undertrial was attacked outside the premises of Rohini court in Delhi. The undertrial escaped uninjured as the bullet missed the target. There have been no reports of injuries in the incident. The assailant was caught at...
  • Rohini and Nandan Nilekani: The conscious givers December 23, 2013

    Award: Outstanding Philanthropist Rohini and Nandan Nilekani Age: Rohini-54, Nandan-58 Why They Won: For having given nearly Rs 350 crore, especially to ideas which CSR doesn't fund. Rohini has committed to giving Rs 20 crore every year; Nandan has spent five years at UIDAI as part of the 'giving back to society'...
  • Over 4,200 dengues cases in the capital so far: MCD October 25, 2013

    New Delhi: There is no let up in dengue cases which have risen to over 4,200 this year in Delhi. 4,207 cases have been reported till Friday with North Delhi itself registering over 1,800 cases, a report released by the MCD said. 4,074 cases were reported till October 21. Neeraj Singh from Paschim...
  • 'Ramayya Vasthavayya' review: This Telugu film doesn't offer anything new October 12, 2013

    Cast: Junior NTR, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Shruti Haasan, Mukesh Rishi, Rohini Hattangadi Director: Harish Shankar Rating: 1 out of 5 It is probably only in India that we pay good money to get our sane minds assaulted by films such as 'Gabbar Singh', 'Mirchi' and now, 'Ramayya Vasthavayya' (RV). When was the last...
  • 55-year-old woman killed in Rohini September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: A 55-year-old woman was allegedly strangled to death at her home when she resisted a robbery attempt by some unidentified persons in Sector 7 area of Rohini of Outer Delhi, police said Tuesday. Harcharan Kaur was alone at her home Monday evening when the incident took place and the...
  • Over 300 dengue cases detected in September September 17, 2013

    Over 300 cases of dengue have been detected so far this month, marking an increase of more than 100 per cent over the August figure of 142. First two weeks of September have registered 304 cases, taking the total of dengue cases so far in the city to 466 in 2013,...
  • 'Thanga Meengal' review: This Tamil film is a brave attempt August 31, 2013

    Cast: Ramsubramaniam, Shelly Kishore, Sadhana, Rohini, Padmapriya Director: Ramsubramaniam Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Ram's 'Thanga Meenal' is not your ordinary Tamil film that comes week after week. It's a rare children's film that rises to live up to its purpose while stumbling along the way. Despite being overly sentimental and bravely taking...
  • AJSU district head, driver lynched after altercation with villagers turns ugly August 27, 2013

    Two persons, including the AJSU party's Deogarh district president Mukesh Kumar Singh, were on Tuesday lynched by a group of villagers in Deogarh district's Rohini village after an altercation broke out between them, the police said in Ranchi. Singh was going to the pilgrim town of Deoghar when the villagers stopped...
  • Delhi hit by traffic snarls as rain continues to lash the city August 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Widespread rainfall continues to lash the national capital on Saturday with major rivers in north India running above the danger mark. Heavy rains on Friday lead to traffic snarls in many areas of the capital including Pira-garhi, Rohini, ISBT, Wazirabad and Mayur Vihar due to water logging. The...
  • Heavy rains bring the national capital to a halt August 16, 2013

    Heavy rains lashed the national capital on Friday morning bringing the city to a near halt. Waterlogging was reported in several areas in Delhi. Traffic snarls were seen in Piragarhi, Rohini, ISBT, Wazirabad and Mayur Vihar due to the logging. ...
  • Dikshit slams BJP for making unbelievable promises to grab power August 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Eyeing an unprecedented fourth consecutive victory in the upcoming assembly polls, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday accused BJP of making "unbelievable promises" to grab power. She reminded people of BJP's reign when the party had to change chief ministers three times in a span of five years...
  • NHRC issues notice to IP University for exam goof up May 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday issued notice to Delhi's Guru Govind Singh Indraprastha University for an anomaly in its admission exams in which aspirants were allotted an examination centre which had been shut for the past 10 years. "Seventy aspirants to the engineering programme of the...
  • JBT scam: Chautala, son could be barred from contesting polls January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala and his son Ajay Singh Chautala were on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in jail for their involvement in the teachers' recruitment scam. Special CBI Judge Vinod Kumar, who last week had convicted the Chautalas and 53 others, including two IAS officers,...
  • Chautala sentencing: Protest by INLD condemnable, says Congress January 22, 2013

    Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala condemned the protests and said it was attempt to interrupt the legal system. ...
  • Watch: Reactions to OP Chautala's sentencing in teachers' job scam January 22, 2013

    Former Haryana CM Om Prakash Chautala and his MLA son Ajay Chautala were on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in prison in the illegal teacher recruitment scam. ...
  • Teachers recruitment scam: Chautala, son sentenced to 10 years in jail January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala and his son Ajay Singh were on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in jail for their involvement in the teachers' recruitment scam. Eleven others, including the three main accused in the case - Sanjiv Kumar, Vidya Dhar and Sher Singh Badshami -...
  • Watch: Police lathicharge Chautala supporters outside court January 22, 2013

    The supporters of former Haryana chief minister and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) chief Om Prakash Chautala on Tuesday protested outside a Delhi court which is set to sentence the politician and his son in connection with a teachers recruitment scam. The security personnel were forced to lathicharge and throw...
  • Live: Will challenge court decision in HC, says INLD January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Live updates: 2.17 pm: OP Chautala's son Abhay Chautala accuses Congress of conspiracy. "Like we had predicted, it is a conspiracy hatched against us by the Congress and the CBI, not just on us but they have conspired against many regional party leaders," he says. 1.15 pm: INLD spokesperson...
  • Chautala supporters create chaos at Rohini court January 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Hundreds of Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) supporters holding the party flag protested and created chaos outside the Rohini court complex in Delhi on Thursday when former Haryana chief minister and INLD chief Om Prakash Chautala and his son Ajay Singh Chautala arrived for the hearing of arguments...