Tilak Nagar

  • Delhi: Woman thwarts robbery attempt, catches two robbers April 4, 2014

    New Delhi: A 29-year-old woman foiled a robbery, courageously snatching a pistol from a group of four armed robbers who barged into her house, and managing to catch two of them with the help of her neighbours, police said on Friday. Devender Sahu and Santosh were later handed over to police. The...
  • Delhi: Metro service disrupted as man allegedly commits suicide January 31, 2014

    Metro services were disrupted on the Dwaraka line on Friday after an elderly man allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a train at Tilak Nagar Metro Station. Commuters had a tough time as Metro services at all stations on the Dwaraka Line were stalled due to the incident. "At...
  • Businessman shot at in Delhi market September 30, 2013

    A 39-year-old businessman was shot at in a crowded market here by unidentified men riding a motorcycle on Monday morning, police said. He was immediately taken to a hospital where his condition is stated to be critical. According to police, four to five rounds were fired at Jitender Singh, a resident...
  • AAP declares candidates for Shahdara, Tilak Nagar constituencies August 21, 2013

    Moving ahead with its preparations for the upcoming Delhi Assembly polls slated later this year, Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday announced its candidates for Shahdara and Tilak Nagar assembly constituencies. The Arvind Kejriwal-led party has announced Surender Sharma, an advocate and Jarnail Singh, a businessman as the its candidates for Shahdara...
  • Sajjan's acquittal: Protests planned at Sonia's house on Thursday May 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Many people from the Sikh community came together in New Delhi on Wednesday to protest against the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in one of the cases of 1984 anti-Sikh riots. While many stormed a metro station in west Delhi in the afternoon disrupting services for sometime,...
  • Live: Protesters leave metro stations but agitation continues May 1, 2013

    New Delhi: 3.07 pm: The protesters have dispersed. They will now gather at Sonia Gandhi's residence at 11 am on Thursday. 3.05 pm: The Blue Line of Delhi Metro is operational. But, commuters are still not allowed entry and exit from Subash Nagar and Tilak Nagar metro stations. Trains are not...
  • Protests in Delhi, Jammu over Sajjan Kumar's acquittal May 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Angry with the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in one of the cases of 1984 anti-Sikh riots, a number of people on Wednesday staged protests in Delhi and Jammu. While locals in the morning protested at the Jammu-Pathankot highway disrupting traffic for a while, many people agitated...
  • Delhi: Man arrested for raping his 8-year-old daughter April 27, 2013

    New Delhi: In yet another shocking incident of rape in the national capital, a man has been arrested for repeatedly raping his eight-year-old daughter, police said on Friday. According to police, the accused, 46, works as a welder and lived in West Delhi's Tilak Nagar area. He had been sexually...
  • Delhi: Man attempts suicide at Metro station, critically injured August 15, 2012

    New Delhi: A 60-year-old man was critically injured and might lose his hand after he tried to commit suicide by jumping in front of a Delhi Metro train on Wednesday afternoon, police said. Gurneet Singh Lamba, resident of west Delhi's Usha Park area, jumped on to the tracks at the Tilak...
  • Woman commits suicide at Delhi metro station June 4, 2012

    New Delhi: A 31-year-old woman committed suicide by jumping on the track at the Tilak Nagar Metro station in Delhi on Monday, officials said. "The incident took place around 9.58 am when a woman jumped on the train track. The train was coming from Dwarka," said an official from Delhi Metro...