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  • Make sure Nirbhaya documentary is not aired abroad: Rajnath Singh to BBC, MEA, I&B Ministry 30 minutes ago

    New Delhi: After banning the screening of Nirbhaya documentary, which features an interview of Mukesh Singh who is one of the convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape-murder case, the Home Ministry is trying to stall the broadcasting of documentary internationally as well. Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday asked British...
  • Delhi Metro services on Holi from 2:30 PM onwards 37 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro will not operate in the morning hours on March 6 and will start its services at 2.30 PM on account of Holi. The Airport Express Line, that connects New Delhi Railway Station to Indira Gandhi International Airport, is also scheduled to start operating on 2.30 PM. DMRC...
  • Restraint by court on broadcast of Nirbhaya case convict's interview till further orders 2 hours 14 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The restraint put by a Delhi court on the broadcast of interview of December 16 gang-rape convict will continue till further orders. The court on Wednesday directed the Delhi Police to take action against those who publish or broadcast the contents of the documentary. Meanwhile, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh...
  • Conditional permission to interview Delhi gangrape convict can be given: Delhi Police chief 2 hours 42 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Wednesday backed Tihar Jail authorities and said there was nothing wrong in granting conditional permission to interview one of the convicts of 2012 Delhi gangrape case, Mukesh Singh. British filmmaker Leslee Udwin interviewed the death row convict for 16 hours in a...
  • Efforts on to stop broadcast of Nirbhaya documentary internationally: Rajnath Singh 2 hours 46 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said efforts are on to stop the international broadcast of Nirbahaya documentary which features the interview of one of the convicts of Delhi gangrape case, Mukesh Singh. The documentary is being made by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin and Mukesh Singh was...
  • Parliamentarians condemn interview of 2012 Delhi gangrape convict: Who said what 4 hours 47 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Parliamentarians unitedly expressed their anger and condemned the interview of one of the convicts of 2012 Delhi gangrape-murder of a young girl, Mukesh Singh, by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin. MPs of both the Houses raised the issued and demanded that government take strict action in this regard and...
  • Film on Delhi gangrape victim very insensitive, an insult to her family 4 hours 55 minutes ago

    Mysore: December 16, 2012 was thought to be one of the darkest days for women in India when a 23-year-old physiotherapist was abducted into a private bus along with her boyfriend and was gang-raped as the bus moved around Delhi. She and her friend were later thrown out of bus...
  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal offers to resign as Aam Aadmi Party's national convenor 4 hours 55 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has offered to resign as Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) national convenor. He has sent his resignation to the National Executive of the party. The National Executive meeting is underway in Delhi on Wednesday. According to senior AAP leaders, Kejriwal had resigned as the party's national...
  • Nirbhaya documentary filmmaker violated instructions, won't allow its telecast: Rajnath Singh 6 hours 2 minutes ago

    New Delhi: After the Rajya Sabha unitedly condemned and expressed its anger over the interview of one of the convicts of the 2012 Delhi gangrape-murder of a young girl, Mukesh Singh, by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday clarified that terms and conditions for the shooting...
  • Delhi court orders ban on broadcasting documentary on Delhi gangrape 8 hours 36 minutes ago

    After a huge row over the interview of the 16 December gangrape convict Mukesh Singh in the documentary 'India's Daughter', a Delhi court has ordered ban on its broadcast. The Delhi Police has registered an FIR and moved the court to stop the broadcast. ...
  • Nirbhaya case: Should the documentary's broadcast be stopped? 19 hours 24 minutes ago

    After furor over the interview of one of the convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape case, the Home Ministry is in damage control mode. Mukesh Kumar, who is on death row in the rape case, showed no remorse for the rape during the interview he gave to British filmmaker Leslee...
  • Nirbhaya case documentary: It angered me that rape convict felt no guilt, says Sania Mirza 19 hours 33 minutes ago

    Tennis ace and UN Goodwill Ambassador to end violence against women Sania Mirza said that she was angry that the rape convict Mukesh Singh was able to give an interview where he did not show any remorse. During a special show on Women's Day 'She Rocks', Mirza said, "When I...
  • BBC filmmaker Leslee Udwin talks about the procedure to get interview of rapist Mukesh Singh inside Tihar Jail 19 hours 58 minutes ago

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, BBC filmmaker Leslee Udwin talks about the procedure that she followed to get the interview of 2012 Delhi gangrape convict Mukesh Singh inside the Tihar Jail. "The DG of Tihar Jail was thrilled and understood objectivity of documentary. Everyone has to understand what goes in...
  • Nirbhaya case: Inside the mind of a rapist 20 hours 17 minutes ago

    Two years after the violent rape that horrified the nation, one of the rapists Mukesh Singh who is on death row for the rape and murder of Nirbhaya, said, "Don't fight rape, allow it..." A chilling statement from a documentary by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin details portions of a 16...
  • Court allows suspended Sneh Bansal to continue as DDCA president 21 hours 4 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In an interim relief to Sneh Bansal who was suspended from the post of DDCA president by his rivals, a Delhi court has ordered that he will again function as the President of the cricket body till its further orders. Additional District Judge Manish Yaduvanshi said "status quo" should...
  • Delhi Police files FIR, to move court in filming of documentary inside Tihar jail in Nirbhaya case 21 hours 17 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police will move court against airing of a BBC documentary interviewing one of those convicted in the December 16, 2012 Nirbhaya gang rape case. "This was a ghastly crime and the law has been broken, we shall investigate the case. We are going to move the court against...
  • Pakistan International Airlines acquires property in Delhi 23 hours 14 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Pakistani carrier PIA purchased immovable property in the national capital without obtaining prior approval from the Reserve Bank, Parliament was informed on Tuesday. Replying to a question on foreign companies acquired flats/offices in India without prior approval, Minister of State for Finance, Jayant Sinha said one case has...
  • Cussing, bragging and jugaad-ing: meet every Delhi guy in the world! Yesterday

    Tera bhai 'Every Delhi guy in the world' hai! Sun liya na?From trying to be extra macho about everything, to cussing like Raghu Ram behind the wheels, Delhi guys are pretty cool. We will cuss and lech, we will try to jugaad our way into colleges and we will be...
  • Had permission from MHA, Tihar Jail authorities to interview Delhi gangrape convict: British filmmaker Yesterday

    New Delhi: BAFTA award winning Director and Producer Leslee Udwin on Tuesday claimed that she had followed all instructions and had permission from Ministry of Home Affairs and Tihar Jail authorities to interview 2012 Delhi gangrape convict. As part of her documentary 'India's Daughter', Leslee had interview Mukesh Kumar, who...
  • Nirbhaya's parents outraged after convict blames women for rapes, Home Ministry steps in Yesterday

    New Delhi: After furor over the interview of one of the convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape case, the Home Ministry is in damage control mode. Mukesh Kumar, who is on death row in the rape case, showed no remorse for the rape during the interview he gave to British...
  • Differences in AAP, attempts being made to remove Arvind Kejriwal, says Sanjay Singh Yesterday

    New Delhi: Infighting within the Aam Aadmi Party reached breaking point on Monday when the outfit hinted at action against founding members Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav after they criticised Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and the party's style of functioning. Without naming Bhushan and Yadav, AAP senior leader Sanjay Singh...
  • Heavy rains across north India cause damage to crops in several states Yesterday

    Just ahead of the summer, the rain has brought the mercury level down in the national capital and heavy snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir and showers in many parts of North India has brought temperature down by 5-10 degrees. The Met Department has predicted more rains in the next 24-48...
  • Delhi: Manish Sisodia takes stock of price control measures of vegetables Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi government on Monday discussed the measures to keep the prices of essential vegetables, including onion and potatoes, under control during the upcoming summer months. Deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia held a review meeting with Gopal Rai, who holds employment, development, labour, transport and general administration portfolios, and Food...
  • KK Sharma to be the next Chief Secretary of Delhi Yesterday

    New Delhi: Senior IAS officer KK Sharma will be the next Chief Secretary of Delhi, a choice that is also acceptable to the AAP government. Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday approved the appointment of Sharma, currently serving as Chief Secretary of Delhi, to be the Delhi government's top bureaucrat, a...
  • Court acquits man, spares woman for filing false rape case in Delhi Yesterday

    New Delhi: A woman, found guilty of lodging a false rape case against a man with whom she later on tied the knot, has been spared of perjury proceedings by a Delhi court which hoped that as they were legally married they would start living happily without any bitterness. Additional Sessions...
  • Ajay Maken appointed Delhi Congress chief 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Congress on Monday appointed former union minister Ajay Maken as chief of the party in Delhi. Congress president Sonia Gandhi also made five appointments to the party's various state units. Former state minister Ghulam Ahmed Mir has been appointed party chief in Jammu and Kashmir and former union minister...
  • December 16 gangrape convict blames victim, says 'a girl is far more responsible for rape than a boy' 2 days ago

    New Delhi: One of the rapists convicted of the barbaric gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old woman in December 2012 in Delhi and sentenced to death has sparked a controversy by blaming the victim for the sexual assault. In an interview to BBC, one of the convicts Mukesh Singh also...
  • Delhi court to hear case against Irom Sharmila on June 5 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday fixed June 5 for hearing a case in which rights activist Irom Sharmila is facing trial for allegedly trying to commit suicide during her fast-unto-death at Jantar Mantar in 2006. Metropolitan Magistrate Akash Jain, who was scheduled to record evidence in the case...
  • Bill to allow e-rickshaw operations in Delhi introduced in Lok Sabha 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A Bill seeking to pave the way for plying of e-rickshaws on Delhi roads was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday. The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2015 introduced by Minister of State for Road Transport P Radhakrishnan, will replace an ordinance promulgated in January in this regard. E-rickshaws,...
  • Status check: The impact of the toxic air pollution in Delhi 2 days ago

    An experiment conducted by Centre for Science and Environment reveals the levels of pollution one is exposed to in the national capital on a daily basis. The findings of the pollution levels are at an all time high in open modes like the autos and cycle rickshaws. ...