Barakhamba Road

  • Delhi's Barakhamba Road police station best in Asia: Survey June 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police's Barakhamba Road Station has been adjudged as the best police station in Asia, according to a survey conducted by a global alliance of NGOs. The survey was a part of Global Police Station Visitors Week organised by Altus Global Alliance (AGA) in which 45 stations of Delhi...
  • Delhi: Three metro stations to close early on December 31 December 30, 2013

    In view of security restrictions, entry and exit from three key Metro stations - Rajiv Chowk, Barakhamba Road and Patel Chowk - will be closed at 7.30 pm on December 31, an official statement said. "Sale of tickets at the above three Metro stations will stop at 7.15 pm and shutters...
  • Shining Schools of India: Holistic development of students November 9, 2013

    On this episode we take a look at the Modern School, Barakhamba Road and Delhi Public School, Vasant Kunj. ...
  • Gay Parade: Hundreds march to protest against discrimination November 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Hundreds of gays, lesbians and transgenders marched on the streets of the capital on Sunday protesting discrimination against them and demanding their right to live a life of dignity. Holding banners and rainbow-coloured flags, around 1,000 people marched from Barakhamba Road to Jantar Mantar on Sunday afternoon to...
  • 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...
  • Chargesheets filed against Delhi blasts accused September 18, 2009

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Thursday filed four supplementary chargesheets against a suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorist, charged with hacking the wi-fi system to send e-mails to media houses just before last year's September 13 serial blasts in the national capital. Submitting the charge sheet in the court of Additional Chief Metropolitan...
  • Victims of year-old Delhi blasts await compensation September 14, 2009

    New Delhi: A year after five serial blasts killed 26 in the capital, the ex-gratia payments from the Delhi government are still trickling in. 125 families are still waiting for the promised sum of rupees three lakh. Soon after the blasts, the Centre had promised to pay the survivors or...
  • LeT calls TV channel in J-K to deny links with SIMI, IM September 22, 2008

    Srinagar: A man claiming to be the spokesperson of the Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) called up a TV channel in Srinagar on late Sunday to deny links with the Indian Mujahideen. The caller spoke to the the bureau chief of Zee News and identified himself as the spokesperson of LeT, Abdullah Ghaznavi. He said...
  • 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,...
  • Timely intervention of 4 policemen prevented sixth blast September 14, 2008

    New Delhi There could have been a sixth blast in Delhi Saturday evening had four policemen not exhibited exemplary presence of mind and courage by timely detection of a live bomb in crowded Connaught Place. Assistant sub-inspector Mahendra Singh, head constable P N Subhash and constables Suresh Kumar and Praveen Sharma...
  • Boy selling balloons saw two men place bomb: police September 14, 2008

    New Delhi: A boy who sells balloons at the Barkhamba Road crossing in central Delhi may have seen two men placing a bomb there, police said soon after serial blasts hit the capital, killing at least nine and injuring over 80. Two people were killed in the blast at Barakhamba Road...