Vasant Kunj

  • Delhi: 25-year-old woman alleges sexual assault by three men in a car 12-06-2014 12:17 PM

    New Delhi: A 25-year-old woman has alleged that she was sexually assaulted by three men in a car in South Delhi. All three suspects have been arrested. A case of gangrape (376 G IPC) has been registered at the Vasant Kunj (south) police station. The suspects are resident of Nangal...
  • Delhi: Assamese girl raped by men from her hometown 23-02-2014 11:14 PM

    New Delhi: An Assamese girl was allegedly raped by two men hailing from her state in Mahipalpur area in South Delhi. The two accused identified as Rahul and Harun, both in their 20s and residents of Tejpur, Assam have been arrested on charges of rape, police said. "Rahul knew the...
  • Upset over rape allegations, South Delhi-based NGO Director allegedly commits suicide 19-12-2013 07:54 AM

    The Director of a prominent Delhi-based NGO, who faced the charge of rape levelled by a rights activist, allegedly committed suicide by jumping from the third floor of his posh Vasant Kunj house in South Delhi on Wednesday morning, police said. Anwar was a native of Allahabad and an alumni...
  • Shining Schools of India: Holistic development of students 09-11-2013 07:02 PM

    On this episode we take a look at the Modern School, Barakhamba Road and Delhi Public School, Vasant Kunj. ...
  • Bail denied to Delhi woman accused of torturing maid 07-10-2013 04:59 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday rejected the bail plea of a woman who was arrested for allegedly torturing and illegally confining her teenage domestic help in her house here in Vasant Kunj. Metropolitan Magistrate Gomati Manocha dismissed the bail plea of accused 50-year-old Vandana Dhir and directed the...
  • Delhi domestic help abuse case: Victim's statement to be recorded before magistrate 04-10-2013 03:26 PM

    A court in Delhi on Friday directed the Delhi Police to get the statement of a teenaged victim, who was allegedly assaulted and confined by a 50-year-old multinational woman executive, recorded before a magistrate. During arguments on the bail plea of accused Vandana Dhir, the employer of the victim, Metropolitan...
  • Delhi domestic help abuse case: Woman who placed her arrested 04-10-2013 12:40 PM

    The placement agent, who provided the domestic help to a 50-year-old multinational woman executive allegedly involved in the Vasant Kunj maid battering case, has been arrested. Police on Thursday evening arrested the woman, Dorothy, who ran a placement agency in Kotla Mubarakpur area of South Delhi. Dorothy has been booked...
  • Delhi: 135 old-age home inmates evicted, one dies 03-10-2013 02:22 PM

    New Delhi: In a shocking incident, a 55-year-old-age home inmate Sher Singh allegedly died on Wednesday night after he along with 134 others was evicted from an old-age home in Vasant Kunj area of Delhi. Sources say all the 135 senior citizens were shifted to Sevasandan NGO in Narela on...
  • Delhi: 50-year-old arrested for allegedly assaulting minor domestic help 01-10-2013 05:49 PM

    New Delhi: A 50-year old has been arrested for allegedly assaulting her minor domestic help on the charges of assault, abuse, illegal confinement and bonded labour. The minor domestic help has been rescued from the posh Vasant Kunj area in South Delhi. She is in a serious condition with a...
  • Delhi: Police, NGO rescue battered domestic help, employer arrested 01-10-2013 12:10 PM

    New Delhi: A 50-year-old woman, Vandana Dheer, has been arrested in Delhi for allegedly brutally abusing her teenaged domestic worker. The girl was rescued from Vasant Kunj in south Delhi by a joint team of an NGO and police. A case of assault, bonded labour and illegal confinement was lodged...
  • Delhi: Police rescue teenaged domestic help 01-10-2013 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has rescued a teenaged domestic worker from a house in Vasant Kunj. The police have registered a case of assault, bonded labour and illegal confinement against the girl's employer and have arrested the employer. The 15-year-old girl from Jharkhand has alleged that her employer would...
  • Minor girl commits suicide in Delhi police station 16-06-2013 05:51 AM

    New Delhi: A 16-year-old girl committed suicide by hanging in a police station in Delhi on Saturday evening, police said. "The girl, a native of Bangladesh, who works as a domestic help in south Delhi, had gone missing from her home in Vasant Kunj on Friday. A passerby spotted her...
  • Delhi rape: I live in hope things will change, I die in fear they never may

    Un'news'ual |  Ruchira Singh
    Dear Delhi, I belong here. Please let me feel safe in my own home. Speaking strictly from whatever little experience of life I have ...

  • Explain failure in Shobhit murder probe: HC 20-07-2011 12:58 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the city police to explain their failure in solving the murder case of IT student Shobhit Modi, who was stabbed to death near his residence in the posh Vasant Kunj locality. "Notice is issued to the Delhi Police for September 13,"...
  • Police botched up the probe: Shobhit Modi's father 05-07-2011 09:06 PM

    While the police claims they couldn't collect evidence due to rain, Shobhit Modi's father says there was no rain on the day. ...
  • Shobhit murder: two months on, still no headway 05-07-2011 07:40 AM

    New Delhi: It has been exactly two months since 20-year-old engineering student Shobhit Modi was found murdered in Delhi's upscale Vasant Kunj locality, but there is still no headway in the case. The Delhi police has profiled more than 7500 people in the murder case, including 1200 auto drivers and...
  • Shobhit murder: Delhi police still clueless 18-05-2011 09:18 AM

    New Delhi: Two weeks after 20-year-old Shobhit Modi was murdered and after 500 people were questioned, the Delhi police is still clueless as to who murdered the engineering student. Shobhit's body was found outside his Vasant Kunj residence. The Delhi police are planning to announce a cash reward for any...
  • Shobhit murder probe: did he face threats? 08-05-2011 11:20 PM

    New Delhi: It's been two days since engineering student Shobhit was found dead near his Vasant Kunj home in the capital. So far, the police have questioned more than a hundred people and now his parents have reportedly told the police that Shobhit's life had been under threat for some...
  • 21-year-old IT student murdered in Delhi 06-05-2011 08:16 PM

    New Delhi: The busy Vasant Kunj stretch in South Delhi witnessed a bizarre murder on Thursday night. A 21-year-old IT student Shobhit Modi collapsed at the gate outside his own house after being stabbed. His killers are still missing. The security guard Ram Dev said, "He fell from the car...
  • 21-yr-old student killed in Delhi's Vasant Kunj 06-05-2011 02:49 PM

    New Delhi: A 21-year-old student Shobhit was found murdered near Vasant Kunj in south Delhi at around 10:30 pm on Thursday night. Some guards in the area say that Shobhit was dropped off by a car which sped off soon after. Shobhit, a second year IT student of Manav Rachna...
  • Delhi: IIT aspirant detained for murder 22-12-2010 08:37 AM

    New Delhi: Forty eight hours after a senior citizen was found dead in a house in Delhi's Vasant Kunj area, the police have managed to apprehend the accused, a 17-year old school student. It was a murder which shocked this Vasant Kunj locality, 68-year-old DK Joshi, a retired school teacher...
  • 21-year-old engineering student shot dead in Delhi 29-11-2007 08:37 AM

    Harare: Former West Indies batsman Brian Lara will join the 15-man Zimbabwe cricket squad for preparations ahead of the ICC World Cricket Cup to be held in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka beginning in February. Lara, who holds the Test world record score of 400 runs, will be joined by...
  • Double murder accused in police custody 03-03-2007 03:47 PM

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  • Double murder in Delhi colony 02-03-2007 06:05 PM

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