Delhi: Man stabbed to death by brother duo

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NEW DELHI: A 25-year-old man was stabbed to death allegedly by brother duo following a quarrel at a wedding function in south Delhi’s Tigri area, police said on Tuesday. The man, identified as Ajay, and the two accused brothers – Rahul and Deepak – were attending a wedding function of a relative in Lado Sarai when a quarrel ensued between them on Monday night, Vijay Kumar, Deputy Commissioner of Police (south) said. However, the matter was resolved after a few friends and elders intervened. But, the quarrel took place again…

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BJP condemns chilli powder attack on Kejriwal

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NEW DELHI: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday condemned the chilli powder attack on Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, saying such acts are not acceptable. “Heard that someone has thrown chilli powder on Kejriwal. I condemn it,” Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari told reporters. Watch: Chilli powder thrown at Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal https://t.co/xieyRYaJLU — TOI Delhi (@TOIDelhi) 1542713748000 He said that such acts are “not acceptable” and the person who has been arrested for attacking the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Convener should be thoroughly interrogated. The BJP Northeast…

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Fake degree row: FIR registered against Baisoya

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The Delhi Police on Tuesday registered an FIR against ABVP’s ex-DUSU president Ankiv Baisoya, for allegedly furnishing a fake degree to get admission in Delhi University. Baisoya, who was elected the DUSU president in September, resigned from his post on Nov 15 after the RSS-affiliated ABVP reportedly asked him to do so.

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Delhi: 9 held for killing doctor in Jahangirpuri

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NEW DELHI: Nine persons, including a juvenile, were held for allegedly killing a 57-year-old doctor in northwest Delhi’s Jahangirpuri area, police said on Monday. The accused were identified as Rizwan alias Rizu, Vishal Rawat alias Bunty, Sandhya Rawat, Raju Rawat, Afroz, residents of Bhalswa Dairy, Rizwan alias Nasty, Ammar, Riyasat and a juvenile compounder, residents of Jahangirpuri, they added. On November 12, a 57-year-old doctor Mukim Ahmad Iqbal was strangled to death, officials said, adding that the doctor was robbed of more than Rs 5 lakh to 6 lakh in…

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4 dead as boiler bursts in illegal Delhi factory

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NEW DELHI: Four workers were charred to death at a clothes ironing workshop at Beadonpura in Karol Bagh after a steam boiler caught fire. The deceased, two men and two women, got trapped due to cloth piles blocking the entrance. The owner has been arrested and booked for culpable homicide. Another worker who tried to save the others suffered severe burn injuries and is battling for his life. Police said the factory was running illegally on the first floor of a house in the congested Gaffar Market. The fire department…

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‘Foul air reducing Delhiites’ life by 10 years’

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NEW DELHI: The toxic air of Delhi is taking away more than 10 years from the life of an average resident who is exposed to it for a sustained period, according to a new index released by a US university on Monday. The Air Quality Life Index (AQLI) developed by the University of Chicago’s Milton Friedman Professor in Economics, Michael Greenstone, and his team at the university’s Energy Policy Institute (EPIC), calculates the effect of air quality on life expectancy. Track the pollution level in your city “The AQLI is…

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Man rapes Delhi toddler, dumps her at rly track

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New Delhi: A two-year-old infant was kidnapped and raped near a railway track in north Delhi’s Kotwali early on Saturday. The girl, sleeping with her parents on the footpath, was gagged and taken away by a 24-year-old man. She was later found lying unconscious, naked and bleeding, near the tracks, and rushed to hospital. From there, she was referred to another hospital and operated upon. She was reported to be in a stable condition. The suspect was arrested following a massive manhunt. The accused, Anil, had a criminal record and…

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