N A T I O N A L  C A P I T A L  R E G I O N
Top stories | Politics | Community | Crime
Health | Sports


Narco smuggler held with explosives
New Delhi, February 14
The Special Branch of the Delhi Police today claimed to have arrested the kingpin of a gang of transnational smugglers and recovered 4 kg of explosives from him.

Another ‘big catch’
New Delhi, February 14
The Crime Branch of Delhi Police arrested notorious murderers and rapists Satender Pal Singh, alias Twinkle, and Yogesh Saini, alias Yogi, yesterday. The suspects were arrested from Hari Nagar Bus depot while travelling in luxury cars.

The Inter-State Cell of the Crime Branch arrested two notorious murderers and The Inter-State Cell of the Crime Branch arrested two notorious murderers and 
rapists in the Capital on Saturday. — A Tribune photograph


Bid to bail out prisoners on fake orders thwarted
Sonepat, February 14
The jail authorities have foiled an attempt to secure the release of two undertrial prisoners on a fake order, said to be issued by the court of Mr J S Jangra, Additional Sessions Judge of Sonepat.

  • Realtor booked for assault at party

    A couple savour a quiet moment in the maddening rush on Valentine’s Day at Appu Ghar
    Phir Wahi Dil Laaya Hoon: A couple savour a quiet moment in the maddening rush on Valentine’s Day at Appu Ghar in the Capital on Saturday. — Tribune photo by Mukesh Aggarwal 

Crime spiral
Rs 10 lakh ransom demand for toddler
Meerut, February 14
A three-and-a-half-year-old boy was kidnapped late Friday evening. A ransom of Rs 10 lakh was demanded for his safe release by the kidnappers. The child had gone to buy a toffee from a nearby shop when he went missing. Senior police officials rushed to the spot after getting the news and constituted several teams to find the boy.

Cough up the bill, then take body
Noida: A private hospital in Sector-41 has reportedly refused to hand over the body of a young man to his relatives till the latter first clear the bill. The injured man was brought to the hospital after a road accident. He succumbed to his injuries during treatment.

Board to pull out all stops to
check copycats
Sonepat, February 14
The anti-copying arrangements, made by the Board of School Education, Haryana, and the District Administration, will be put to test on February 16 when the annual examination of the middle class will begin.


BJP pacts have been patchy
Sonepat, February 14
“It is historical fact that every non-Congress government in Haryana came into power with the support and cooperation of the BJP, but it is also the hard fact that the BJP did not keep company with the alliance partner up to the completion of that tenure.”


Maken wants well-equipped, apolitical police force
New Delhi, February 14
The Speaker of Delhi Legislative Assembly, Mr Ajay Maken, has called for an apolitical and fully-equipped police force in the Capital. “It should be a terror for criminals and a helping hand to law-abiding citizens,” Mr Maken said while participating in a debate organised by the Delhi Police on its foundation day in Hindu College.

  • Drive against criminals

  • Loadshedding announced

    The two-day Rail Mela at Baroda House begins in the Capital on Saturday
    The two-day Rail Mela at Baroda House begins in the Capital on Saturday. — Tribune photo by Mukesh Aggarwal

DTC to bear names of destinations in Urdu, Punjabi
New Delhi, February 14
The Delhi Transport Corporation buses will soon sport the names of destinations in Urdu and Punjabi. The two languages became the official languages of Government of NCT of Delhi late last year.

Spiritual gathering attracts thousands of people
Rewari, February 14
The spiritual congregation, organised under the auspices of the Rewari unit of ‘Ram Sharnam’, a registered spiritual society of great eminence, in the open compound of Hindu Senior Secondary School here recently, drew thousands of devout men, women and youths from all walks of life.

Vande Mataram programme in full swing
Rewari, February 14
The Vande Matram Programme – a centrally sponsored scheme, which was formally launched by Deputy Commissioner Neerja Shekhar here on February 9, has now started picking up momentum in the district.

Shashi Kapoor goes gaga over yoga
New Delhi: Noted actor, Shashi Kapoor stressed the need for promoting natural lifestyle and extensive use of natural products as part of the school curriculum. Speaking at a function to mark the third anniversary of ‘Foundations for promotion of Natural Products’, Kapoor urged people to use natural products.

Move to check outside interference
Sonepat, February 14
The District Magistrate of Sonepat, Mr M.R. Anand, has enforced prohibitory orders under Section 144 CRPC, banning the assembly of five or more persons and carrying of firearms within 200 metres of the examination centres set up for the middle standard examinations by the Board of School Education Haryana in Sonepat district.

search within
Love promises a crown, if willing to bear its cross
outh is a time to fall in love and no wonder they are so much attracted to Valentine’s Day and what it promises to them: love and romance. Their hearts are filled with the poetry of romance, the melodies of yester years promising heaven on earth.

Death in lift 
New Delhi, February 14
A worker in a motor parts shop in Karol Bagh, identified as Vipin (22), died in a lift this evening.

ncr briefs
Passengers looted 
Ghaziabad, February 14
Two innocent passengers in Unchahar Express were looted after being served eatables laced with drugs. The thugs detrained with their luggage and cash. The GRP, Ghaziabad, rushed the two unconscious passengers, identified as Bachoo and Anil, to a government hospital late last night.

  • Annual budget for council finalised

  • Health Mela from Feb 16

  • 174 exam centres

  • Distribution of sewing machines

  • Drive against  Power theft


Heated argument leads to murder of youth
New Delhi, February 14
Argument between two traders of Tughlakabad Extension area led to the murder of a youth today. The deceased was identified as Surender Gupta. According to the police, Vinod Gupta and Vijay Gupta, both traders, are neighbours in Tughlakabad Extension. However, they were not on the best of terms.

  • Criminals arrested

Rape case registered
Sonepat, February 14
The police have registered a rape case of a widow, identified as Krishna (40), in Baroda road colony. The accused have been identified as her brother-in-law, Krishan, Rajinder of Shafiabad village and Dayanand of Bullandpur village.

  • Youth Killed

  • Theft in shop

  • Man Arrested  under Arms Act


Senior doctors doing Microneurosurgery during the 6th AIIMS Microneurosurgery workshop in the Capital on Friday Indo-Japanese meet on neurosurgery
s many as 150 neurosurgeons attending the second Indo-Japanese neurosurgery conference at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here are looking forward to a lecture on surgical robotics by Professor Hongo Kozuhiro from Shinshu University in Japan.

Senior doctors doing Microneurosurgery during the 6th AIIMS Microneurosurgery workshop in the Capital on Friday. — Photo by Kamal Singh

  • ISO certification
  • Cost Reduction Award
  • DMA reminds LG

Indian blind cricket team to play five ODIs in Pak
New Delhi, February 14
Uncertainty may be dogging the Indian cricket team’s tour of Pakistan, but there is no such hiccup as far as the Indian blind cricket team’s tour of Pakistan is concerned. 

DAV College record crushing victory
New Delhi, February 14
DAV College, Jalandhar crushed Faculty of Humanity, Varanasi 8-1 in the Nehru Champion Colleges Hockey Tournament at the Shivaji Stadium on Saturday. Abhinav Rai, who opened the scoring in the 8th minute, also scored the seventh goal while R Pratap Singh struck home the second goal. 

  • Salwan move into Ganga cricket semis

Century Club defeat Central Bank
New Delhi, February 14
Century Club defeated Central Bank by five wickets in an A-II Division match of the DDCA League at the RSC ground.

Bahadurgarh to host rural athletics meet
Jhajjar, February 14
Bahadurgarh, sub-divisional town of the district, would host the third state level rural athletics meet to be held from March 1 to 4. Mr Mohinder Kumar, Deputy Commissioner, said that the sports competition would be organised in the local Brig Hoshiar Singh Stadium.


HOME PAGE | Punjab | Haryana | Jammu & Kashmir | Himachal Pradesh | Regional Briefs | Nation | Opinions |
| Business | Sports | World | Mailbag | Chandigarh | Ludhiana | National Capital |
| Calendar | Weather | Archive | Subscribe | Suggestion | E-mail |