Laxmi Nagar

  • New Delhi: Robbers loot jewellery worth Rs 22 lakh 15-01-2014 08:01 AM

    New Delhi: New Delhi: A man was robbed off jewellery worth Rs 22 lakh at gunpoint at IP Extension area of Central Delhi, police said on Wednesday. Mukesh Jain and his brother Hemant, who have a jewellery shop in Chandni Chowk area, were returning home to Laxmi Nagar when the...
  • CJ: Ground report from AK Walia's constituency in Delhi 29-11-2013 01:02 PM

    Days before Delhi goes to poll, here is a ground report from Laxmi Nagar, his constituency in the state. While he claims that the constituency has good water, electricity and health services, the residents of the area narrate the issues that they have to face in day-to-day life. ...
  • Nigerian carrying cocaine arrested in Delhi 26-08-2013 07:56 PM

    A 33-year-old Nigerian man was arrested in New Delhi and 37 gm of cocaine valued at Rs.30 lakh was seized from him, police said on Monday. Ifeanyi Alexander Obi, who was living in a rented house in west Delhi's Palam village, was arrested on Saturday from east Delhi's Laxmi Nagar...
  • Delhi: Metro rated as most the comfortable public transport 28-07-2013 04:56 PM

    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 building collapse a wake up call? 18-11-2010 07:48 AM

    :New Delhi: With the death toll in the east Delhi building collapse going up to 69 on Thursday, there are now concerns over many more such disasters waiting to happen in the city as the run the same risk as the building in Lalita Park. Two more bodies were recovered...
  • Building collapse a result of official apathy 17-11-2010 11:16 PM

    New Delhi: Three days after Delhi's worst building collapse tragedy, the search is on to nail the guilty. But the fact remains that there are several Laxmi Nagars waiting to happen because, there is a vicious nexus between government authorities and officials who allow unauthorised structures to come up. On...
  • Delhi building collapse: blame game begins 17-11-2010 08:00 AM

    The blame game has begun. Agencies like the MCD who are accountable for unauthorised construction are simply promising action against unknown erring officials. ...
  • Owner arrested in Delhi building collapse case 16-11-2010 11:41 PM

    New Delhi: The owner of the building in a East Delhi locality which collapsed killing 67 people was on Tuesday night arrested and booked for culpable homicide not amounting to murder. The builder, 55-year-old Amritpal Singh, who was on the run since Monday night after the four-storeyed building came crashing...
  • CJ recounts the horror of Delhi building collapse 16-11-2010 10:53 PM

    The building collapse in East Delhi's Laxmi Nagar is the worst ever in the national capital. At least 67 people are dead and chancing of finding survivors are receding. ...
  • Delhi building collapse: Hope dims for survivors 16-11-2010 10:39 PM

    At least 67 people have been killed and 130 other injured after five-storey residential building in East Delhi's Laxmi Nagar collapsed on Monday night. The majority of those killed and injured are migrant daily wage labourers from Bihar and West Bengal. Rescue operations are still on but chances of finding...