Articles written by: Edward Rupert

Nadira Babbar?s play Yeh Hai Bombay Meri Jaan staged in Kanpur

Nadira Babbar?s play Yeh Hai Bombay Meri Jaan staged in Kanpur

Sunday evening turned out to be an entertaining one for Kanpurites. Nadira Babbar?s play staged recently, showcased challenges that people going to Mumbai from other states face. The story of the play dealt with the struggle of five friends Tikam, Devi Prasad, Rajan, Arif and Lakshya who reach Mumbai to […]

Tension grips UP‘s Jalaun district after recovery of cattle carcasses

Tension grips UP‘s Jalaun district after recovery of cattle carcasses

KANPUR (UP): Tension prevailed in ‘s on Saturday after carcasses of that died in a nearby cow shelter were recovered, police said Saturday. Jalaun Superintendent of Police Arvind Chaturvedi said the cattle in the shelter, that houses 500 cows, were either suffering from different diseases or injuries sustained during road […]

UP: Denied toilet by in-laws, woman sets herself ablaze in Fatehpur

UP: Denied toilet by in-laws, woman sets herself ablaze in Fatehpur

KANPUR: A 35-year-old woman, on Thursday, allegedly committed suicide by setting herself afire in after her in-laws did not allow to use their toilet. They did not even permit her to construct a separate toilet for herself at home. The incident took place in under the of the district. , […]

STF busts railway exam ‘solvers‘ gang, 10 held

STF busts railway exam ‘solvers‘ gang, 10 held

KANPUR: As many as 10 persons, including the kingpin, were arrested on Saturday by the Special Task Force for providing ‘solvers‘ to the candidates in the ongoing Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) Group-D Examination-2018. “The arrests have been made from Kalyanpur area of the city. The modus operandi of the gang […]

Gurugram: Man confined in cab for 6 hrs, robbed

Gurugram: Man confined in cab for 6 hrs, robbed

GURUGRAM: A Delhi resident was robbed of cash, cards and mobile phone by four men after he took a shared from Rajiv Chowk after the day?s work on Thursday. He was allegedly held hostage for six hours, thrashed by his co-riders, forcing him to reveal his ATM pin. Later, they […]

Signage to warn against cab gangs

Signage to warn against cab gangs

Gurgaon: are planning to put up signage at prominent intersections, especially IFFCO Chowk, warning commuters against criminals masquerading as cabbies and asking them to be cautious while taking rides at night. The move comes in the wake of numerous incidents of robbery on the city roads in the recent past. […]

Man confined in cab for six hours, robbed

Man confined in cab for six hours, robbed

GURUGRAM: A Delhi resident was robbed of cash, cards and mobile phone by four men after he took a shared from Rajiv Chowk after the day?s work on Thursday. He was allegedly held hostage for six hours, thrashed by his co-riders, forcing him to reveal his ATM pin. Later, they […]

Why every brand must pass ?seatbelt test?

Why every brand must pass ?seatbelt test?

By Shivaji Dasgupta GURUGRAM: In the skies of India, Vistara is the only airline which insists that my four-year-old son fastens his seatbelt. The others are content with paying lip service. Such attention to safety is as significant as the luxury frills in curating its reputation. Because it often takes […]

Gurgaon man who appeared on KBC gets Rs 50 lakh for his old-age home from Amitabh Bachchan

Gurgaon man who appeared on KBC gets Rs 50 lakh for his old-age home from Amitabh Bachchan

Gurgaon-based social worker Ravi Kalra?s NGO, which works for abandoned senior citizens, received a huge shot in the arm last week when Bollywood superstar donated Rs 50 lakh to it. The Gurgaon resident had met Bachchan last month on the hot seat of the popular game show . Kalra had […]

Jat body to oppose BJP in civic polls

Jat body to oppose BJP in civic polls

HISAR: All India (AIJASS) has decided to oppose Bharatiya Janata Party‘s () candidates in the municipal corporation elections. The decision was taken by the AIJASS on Saturday during a meeting organized at Jat Dharamsala of Hansi. The meeting was convened for the preparation of a day-long demonstration at New Delhi […]