Delhi man attacked with knives, rescued by pet dog

A civic agency employee, who was attacked by a group of unidentified men with knives, was saved by his pet dog that pounced on the tormentors of its owner in outer Delhi’s Mangolpuri area, police said today. New Delhi: A civic agency employee, who was attacked by a group of unidentified men with knives, was saved by his pet dog that pounced on the tormentors of its owner in outer Delhi’s Mangolpuri area, police said today. Rakesh, 58, was feeding his dog Tyson outside his house last evening when four to five men attacked him with knives, they said. Tyson … Continue reading Delhi man attacked with knives, rescued by pet dog

Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu celebrate 51st wedding anniversary

Veteran actor Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary on October 11 this year. The most beloved couple of Bollywood, who set an example for many to follow, were a delight to watch at the function they hosted for their friends and family at their new Pali Hill residence. Saira Banu shared a few celebration pics from Dilip Kumar’s Twitter handle along with the message, “On our 51st Anniversary we want to thank our friends n families n millions of fans for their prayers & love. Saab enjoyed at his 48 Pali Hill residence. In this pic … Continue reading Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu celebrate 51st wedding anniversary

Kuldeep Yadav is a product of Anil Kumble: Suresh Raina

MUMBAI: Praising Kuldeep Yadav for his recent exploits in international cricket, India discard Suresh Raina said credit should be given to former head coach Anil Kumble for shaping the young spinner. “Kuldeep (Yadav) is doing very well and the credit goes to Anil Bhai (Anil Kumble). He worked really hard with him,” Raina told reporters at an event here. “I was talking to him (Kuldeep) in the IPL and he always use to message Anil Bhai. He is the product of Anil Kumble. “He (Kuldeep) has done well with (former Australian china man) Brad Hogg. He is the guy who … Continue reading Kuldeep Yadav is a product of Anil Kumble: Suresh Raina

HT GIFA: Sweeping Delhi with football fever!

Intense nail biting football action at the pre qualifiers and the league matches, a grand celebration of sports and entertainment with Bollywood Superstar Akshay Kumar and the support from the parents, friends and neighbour hoods who turned up in hundreds to cheer up their team, the season four of SARE Homes HT GIFA, the biggest neighbour hood football tournament in Delhi-NCR which started as a grassroots movement four years ago came to a close on October 8 at the Commonwealth Games Village Sports Complex, Akshardham. With over 2500 registrations, more than 1.96 votes posted for the wild card entry and … Continue reading HT GIFA: Sweeping Delhi with football fever!

Aarushi murder case: Grateful to judiciary, says Talwar family after acquittal of dentist couple

After the Allahabad High Court acquitted Rajesh and Nupur Talwar in the 2008 murder case of their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj on Thursday saying the couple be immediately released as they could not be held guilty on the basis of the evidence on record, Vandana Talwar, Rajesh Talwar’s sister-in-law, said that she is deeply relieved by the verdict and grateful to the high court. “It has been an exhausting journey and we have seen them suffer for almost a decade as the case dragged on,” she said. BG Chitnis, Nupur Talwar’s father and a former group captain in the Indian Air Force, … Continue reading Aarushi murder case: Grateful to judiciary, says Talwar family after acquittal of dentist couple

Global Conference on Cyber Space (GCCS) 2017 in New Delhi to host over 3500 cyber experts

NEW DELHI: Over three dozen events have been held in leading institutions in India and abroad over the last seven months, involving the participation of more than 3000 experts as a run up to the Global Conference on Cyber Space (GCCS) 2017. The fifth edition of the conference is being hosted by India and will be inaugurated by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 23, 2017. Over 3500 participants will take part in the week long event directly and millions virtually from India and abroad through video conference, webinars and webcast, the ministry said in a press release. Ravi Shankar … Continue reading Global Conference on Cyber Space (GCCS) 2017 in New Delhi to host over 3500 cyber experts

Petroleum Minister launches prepaid cards to fill CNG for fleet and retail customers in Delhi NCR

Launching prepaid cards to fill CNG for fleet and retail customers in the National Capital Region (NCR), Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday said if the Delhi government permitted thermal power plants to switch to gas, the capital’s citizens would benefit from both cheaper power and less pollution. “If the Delhi government runs the Bawana gas-fired plant, residents of the capital would not only get cheaper power but also much less pollution,” Pradhan said, referring to Delhi’s status as one of the majorly polluted cities of the world. “A single thermal plant in Delhi generates as much pollution as all vehicles put … Continue reading Petroleum Minister launches prepaid cards to fill CNG for fleet and retail customers in Delhi NCR

Traders move Supreme Court for modification of order banning firecrackers sale in Delhi-NCR

Counsel says a huge amount of money has been invested by traders after licences were revived and the court order will cause huge loss to them. A group of traders on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court, seeking a modification of the October 9 order that banned the sale of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR (National Capital Region) till November 1. The traders told the court that their licences were revived in pursuance of the court’s September 12 order and they procured firecrackers for sale during Diwali. A Bench, comprising Justices Ranjan Gogoi, A.M. Sapre and Navin Sinha, assured counsel for the traders … Continue reading Traders move Supreme Court for modification of order banning firecrackers sale in Delhi-NCR

NIA gets new headquarters in New Delhi

In the initial years, the agency functioned from two rented out commercial buildings in the capital, and was later given space in the home ministry’s office in the NDCC building near Jantar Mantar. India’s federal anti-terrorism probe agency, the National Investigation Agency, set up in 2009 in the aftermath of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, has a new headquarters in New Delhi. Union home minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the new office at CGO complex amid Vedic chants on Tuesday. In the initial years, the agency functioned from two rented out commercial buildings in the capital, and was later given space in the home … Continue reading NIA gets new headquarters in New Delhi