From her home in Jaiganj, Aligarh, 24-year-old Salman's mother Salma struggles with renewed vigour to get her son back. She always carries with her two photographs – one taken in India in 1993 and the other in Pakistan in 2006.
A day after the newly appointed city police commissioner NS Megharikh assured that attention will be paid to social media, a picture circulated on WhatsApp helped traffic police nab an errant auto driver on Saturday.
Onion prices have once again skyrocketed in wholesale as well as retail markets across the city. The wholesale price which remained around Rs 25 for a kilo last week shot up to Rs 35 on Saturday, an increase of 40 per cent, while retail price hovered around Rs 65. This is the steepest increase this season.
The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) helicopter on a routine surveillance sortie sighted few iron rusted drums floating at sea—7 Kms South West of Korlai Fort near Kashid Beach, about 50 Kms from Mumbai—on Saturday.
Utensils and wooden or timber furniture will now cost cheaper in the national capital with the Delhi government implementing more than seven per cent reduction in the Value Added Tax (VAT) imposed on such items.