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‘We helped ensure Delhi celebrated a safe Diwali’

‘We helped ensure Delhi celebrated a safe Diwali’

New Delhi, Oct 24 (Crime News) This Diwali went off safely, thanks to Delhi’s firefighters who ensured no incident turned into a conflagration by keeping alert right through the festival night. In this crowded city of over

Modi marks Diwali with soldiers in icy Siachen

Modi marks Diwali with soldiers in icy Siachen

Srinagar, Oct 23 (Crime News) Wrapped in thick woollens, Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew to the icy heights of Siachen Glacier in Jammu and Kashmir Thursday where he lauded the armed forces and promised a national memorial

Delhi gets 293 Diwali fire calls

Delhi gets 293 Diwali fire calls

...the fire is yet to be ascertained,” he added. The total number of calls Thursday was 220, up from 177 on Diwali day in 2013, 184 in 2012, 206 in 2011, 169 in 2010 and 207

Modi marks Diwali in Siachen, announces Rs.745 crore more for Kashmir (Roundup)

Modi marks Diwali in Siachen, announces Rs.745 crore more for Kashmir (Roundup)

Srinagar, Oct 23 (Crime News) Wrapped in thick woollens, Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew to the icy heights of Siachen Glacier in Jammu and Kashmir Thursday where he lauded the armed forces and promised a national memorial

Delhi fire department gets 293 calls on Diwali

Delhi fire department gets 293 calls on Diwali

...ime News) The Delhi Fire Services (DFS) received 293 calls — the highest in the past five years — on Diwali Thursday, an official said Friday. “This is the highest figure in the past five

Visva Bharati case: Northeasterners march in Kolkata, UGC team visits varsity

Visva Bharati case: Northeasterners march in Kolkata, UGC team visits varsity

Kolkata, Sep 6 (Crime News): Hundreds of students from the northeastern states Saturday took out a rally here, while a three-member UGC delegation visited the Visva Bharati University over the alleged sexual harassment of a woman student

Two Dalit boys suspected to be thieves lynched in Bihar

Two Dalit boys suspected to be thieves lynched in Bihar

Patna, June 4 ((Cnews)) Two Dalit students, awaiting their Class 10 results, were lynched in a Bihar village on suspicion that they were thieves. Two of the 20 named as accused were arrested, police said Wednesday.

Truck mows down two youths near Gurgaon

Truck mows down two youths near Gurgaon

Gurgaon, Oct 22 (Crime News) Two youths riding a motorbike were Wednesday mowed down by a speeding truck, killing them on the spot, police said. Komal, 19, and Nardeep Singh, 25, were on their way

Over 400 human trafficking victims rescued in Assam

Over 400 human trafficking victims rescued in Assam

Guwahati, Aug 28 (Crime News): Assam Police has rescued 422 victims of human trafficking, mostly minors, and arrested 281 offenders since 2011, according to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), highlighting the magnitude of this problem in the

Three suspended in Visva Bharati sexual assault case

Three suspended in Visva Bharati sexual assault case

Kolkata, Aug 30 (Crime News): The Visva Bharati University Saturday suspended three accused and lodged a police complaint following an internal probe into the sexual harassment of a student from the northeast. The fine arts