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Delhi police arrests 24-year-old man for raping six-year-old girl in Dwarka; further investigations underway
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Delhi police arrests 24-year-old man for raping six-year-old girl in Dwarka; further investigations underway

A 24-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a six-year-old girl in Dwarka's Sector 23, police said on Friday.

Delhi water crisis: Water tanker mafia, high ammonia levels and sewage treatment among key concerns
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Delhi water crisis: Water tanker mafia, high ammonia levels and sewage treatment among key concerns

In 2001 alone, Delhi's population increased by 215,000 due to natural growth and 285,000 through migration. This puts a strain on water supply resources.

Couple found stabbed to death in Delhi’s Dwarka area; police find no signs of forceful entry, theft
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Couple found stabbed to death in Delhi’s Dwarka area; police find no signs of forceful entry, theft

A 51-year-old man and his wife were stabbed to death allegedly by some unidentified persons in Dwarka's Mohan Garden

Cyclone Vayu weakens, likely to cross Gujarat coast by Monday midnight; NDRF on standby for relief and rescue operations
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Cyclone Vayu weakens, likely to cross Gujarat coast by Monday midnight; NDRF on standby for relief and rescue operations

Ahmedabad: Cyclone Vayu has weakened and is likely to cross the Gujarat coast by Monday midnight as a 'depression', an IMD weatherman said.

West Delhi Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Pravesh Verma of BJP Leads at 11:20
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West Delhi Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Pravesh Verma of BJP Leads at 11:20

In 2014, BJP leader Parvesh Verma defeated AAP’s Jarnail Singh in the West Delhi constituency.

By keeping Mahabal Mishra out of campaigns, Congress missed chance to counter AAP, BJP’s Purvanchali outreach in Delhi
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By keeping Mahabal Mishra out of campaigns, Congress missed chance to counter AAP, BJP’s Purvanchali outreach in Delhi

Congress made a wrong move by keeping Purvanchali leader Mahabal Mishra out of campaigning in Delhi, and relying solely on Sheila Dikshit’s Uttar Pradesh connect

Woman dragged across platform of Delhi Metro station after her saree gets stuck in a carriage door, suffers head injuries
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Woman dragged across platform of Delhi Metro station after her saree gets stuck in a carriage door, suffers head injuries

A senior Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) official confirmed that the incident took place at the Moti Nagar station

Finding Radha: An anthology of selected works explores Krishna's companion, her everlasting love
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Finding Radha: An anthology of selected works explores Krishna's companion, her everlasting love

Art depicts Radha and Krishna cross dressing in each other’s clothes as well as Krishna bowing his head at the feet of Radha. Lal says, “Our book foregrounds the contemporary reading of gender equality by highlighting such aspects of the story.”

Delhi: 17-year-old rape victim forced to drink poison in Dwarka; police register case against two men
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Delhi: 17-year-old rape victim forced to drink poison in Dwarka; police register case against two men

The rape victim, in a semi-conscious state, went to Deen Dayal Upadhyay hospital in an autorickshaw and she is out of danger. On Friday, she approached the police and a case was registered against the two men in Uttam Nagar police station, he said.

Girls in Delhi shelter home allegedly abused by its staff; four women employees arrested
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Girls in Delhi shelter home allegedly abused by its staff; four women employees arrested

Four women employees of a shelter home in Delhi, where girls were allegedly abused by its staff, were arrested on Saturday.

Snags hit Delhi Metro's Blue Line for third straight day; commuters accuse DMRC of 'failing to meet its commitment'
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Snags hit Delhi Metro's Blue Line for third straight day; commuters accuse DMRC of 'failing to meet its commitment'

Even as technical snags continued to plague Delhi Metro’s Blue Line service on Friday, causing delays in service and major inconvenience for passengers, the DMRC seems to be in denial mode.

As Delhi Metro's Blue Line faces technical snags for second straight day, passengers say glitches galore robbing it of sheen
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As Delhi Metro's Blue Line faces technical snags for second straight day, passengers say glitches galore robbing it of sheen

Even as New Delhi's citizens struggle to avoid daily traffic snarls, repeated snags and glitches in the Delhi Metro keeps adding to commuters' woes.

Commuters face problems on Delhi Metro’s Blue line for second consecutive day; temporary alternative arrangements made
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Commuters face problems on Delhi Metro’s Blue line for second consecutive day; temporary alternative arrangements made

Commuters faced problems travelling in Delhi Metro's Blue Line on Thursday morning as train services were affected on the entire stretch due to a signalling issue, a day after the corridor faced a similar technical snag twice.

Two brothers shot at in Delhi after asking DJ to play 'Tamanche pe Disco' on repeat; three people arrested
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Two brothers shot at in Delhi after asking DJ to play 'Tamanche pe Disco' on repeat; three people arrested

Three persons including a disc jockey (DJ) have been arrested in Delhi for opening firing at two persons after a fight broke out over song selection and requests to play a song repeatedly, police said on Monday.

One killed and another injured in Mercedes hit-and-run incident at Delhi's Ganpati Chowk; investigation is underway
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One killed and another injured in Mercedes hit-and-run incident at Delhi's Ganpati Chowk; investigation is underway

A fruit vendor on his way home from a weekly market in Delhi was killed and his friend seriously injured when they were hit by an unidentified vehicle near Dwarka's Ganpati Chowk, police said Monday.

Tanzanian, Nigerian nationals accused of 'cannibalism' in Delhi: Capital has seen number of racially-motivated attacks
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Tanzanian, Nigerian nationals accused of 'cannibalism' in Delhi: Capital has seen number of racially-motivated attacks

The incident in Delhi on Thursday was by no means the first time that people from African nations faced violence after being accused of cannibalism.

Delhi Police rescues 4 Tanzanian women, 2 Nigerian men from hostile crowd accusing them of 'cannibalism'
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Delhi Police rescues 4 Tanzanian women, 2 Nigerian men from hostile crowd accusing them of 'cannibalism'

Delhi Police rescued four Tanzanian women and two Nigerian men from Dwarka after they were attacked by mobs in different locations following rumours of cannibalism.

Delhi battles fire dread on Diwali night; authorities respond to over 300 calls, two children killed
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Delhi battles fire dread on Diwali night; authorities respond to over 300 calls, two children killed

According to the Delhi Fire Services (DFS), a record number of 271 fire-related calls were received by its offices till midnight on Diwali and 74 more calls till 8 am on Thursday. A DFS official said that though the number of fire-related calls was more as compared to previous years, there has been a decline in cases of fire triggered by burning of firecrackers. The officials, however, did not provide any exact break-up.

Diwali across India: Narendra Modi celebrates festival with soldiers; firecrackers burst beyond SC time frame
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Diwali across India: Narendra Modi celebrates festival with soldiers; firecrackers burst beyond SC time frame

Earthen lamps dotted houses and lights decked up buildings as people celebrated Diwali amid some restrictions imposed by the Supreme Court on bursting of firecrackers.

Delhi morning after Diwali: Pollution peaks as Supreme Court ban on firecrackers goes up in smoke
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Delhi morning after Diwali: Pollution peaks as Supreme Court ban on firecrackers goes up in smoke

Delhi does not care for the Supreme Court, worse it does not care for itself. Despite the ruling that the bursting of firecrackers on Diwali and other festivals can only take place between 8 pm and 10 pm, Central Pollution Control Board's data suggested that the PM 2.5 was 697 and shudders from firecrackers near and far could be heard all night.