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When will Jamia Metro start, ask Okhla residents

On November 20 when report had surfaced about Metro’s Magenta Line there were jubilation in Okhla that metro will start functioning at the end of the month or in the beginning of December. But with nothing like this happening with fifteen days in December gone, many residents are excited to …

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Activists to raise awareness to end violence against women

Okhla-headquartered Women’s Manifesto is to organise a campaign at Central Park, Connaught Place on December 16 from 3 pm to 6 pm on “Voice Against Viloence” to advocate for ending violence against women, said its general secretary Dr Sharnas Muthu. The campaign was started on October 2017 and is to …

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Saleem Peerzada suffers brain haemorrhage, dies in Apollo

The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) community today mourned the sad demise of AMU alumnus Ahmad Saleem Peerzada fondly known as Lovey Peerzada, who breathed his last in the Apollo Hospital, New Delhi after a suffering paralysis attack and brain haemorrhage. AMU Vice Chancellor Professor Tariq Mansoor extended his condolences to …

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Kanhaiya’s Batla House visit OT video watched by 44K people

Former Jawaharlal Nehru University student leader Kanhaiya Kumar continues to be popular among many netizens getting praise and criticism too. The latest case in point is his recent video with Dr Sambit Patra grabbed during the News1 Chaupal is doing the rounds with Okhla-based netizens sharing it on their timeline …

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Over 5K power theft cases settled at BSES Lok Adalats

To settle power theft cases in the national Capital power discoms BSES had organised special Lok Adalats in Delhi in association with Delhi State Legal Services Authority (DSLA) over the last weekend. Adalats were held at Okhla also. The response has been overwhelming. Reports have surfaced that the BSES succeeded …

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Man shot at in Shaheen Bagh, critical

In a shocking incident, a man was allegedly shot at in Shaheen Bagh on Thursday night. Injured, the man was rushed to a city hospital where his condition is stated to be not good, reported a daily. The incident took place when victim Mohammed Naushad, 21, was returning to his …

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Dangerous move

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind has condemned the recent announcement by the American government to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and shift its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. On Friday, a few people were seen standing outside Dawat Nagar mosque in Abul Fazal Enclave carrying posters against the move. Some among them …

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