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  • Suspended rapeaccused DIG Sunil Paraskar faces another inquiry August 28, 2014

    Mumbai: In further trouble for suspended Maharashtra DIG Sunil Paraskar, accused of molestation and rape by a model, a Preliminary Enquiry (PE) has been launched against him to find if there were administrative lapses on his part while dealing with the victim before she filed police complaint. "The preliminary enquiry (PE)...
  • Model rape case: Maharashtra Home Ministry recommends suspension for accused Mumbai DIG August 26, 2014

    Mumbai: In trouble for DIG Sunil Paraskar accused of raping a model, the Maharashtra Home Department has proposed his suspension. "The proposal to suspend Paraskar has been sent to Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan," a Home Ministry official said. A court had recently granted him prearrest bail, observing the complainant's behaviour and her...
  • Vishakha guideline report finds Meerut DIG guilty of sexual harassment August 17, 2014

    Meerut: In an embarrassment for Meerut Police, the Vishakha guideline report found the Deputy Inspector General of Police prima facie guilty of sexual harassing a woman police officer. A chargesheet has been filed in the case under sections of molestation and criminal intimidation. Earlier this year, the DIG was booked on...
  • News 360: US pharma firm agrees to provide drugs to Arian for life August 5, 2014

    It is a victory for the CNNIBN and change.org Save Arian campaign and great news for the 12yearold boy Arian who suffers from the rare genetic disorder called Hunter's syndrome. The US pharmaceutical company that manufactures the expensive drug used to treat the disorder has agreed to provide Arian's family...
  • Model claims she was offered money to hush up rape case against Mumbai DIG August 5, 2014

    Mumbai: In another twist in the rape case filed against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar, the complainant who is a model, has now told CNNIBN that she was offered money to hush up the case against Paraskar. She has also claimed that her former lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui has tampered with the...
  • Rape case: Model hits back at her former lawyer, says he's under the influence of Mumbai DIG August 5, 2014

    Mumbai: There are more twists in the case of rape and molestation against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar. The complainant, a model, has now hit back at her former lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui who had claimed that she just wanted to create a controversy for a TV show. The model has now accused...
  • Model accusing Mumbai DIG of rape wanted publicity for a TV show, says her former lawyer August 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The case of rape and molestation against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar got murkier after shocking claims made by the model's former lawyer. The Mumbai Police has recorded the statement of the complainant's former lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui. The lawyer claims she had never alleged rape to him. Siddiqui has submitted...
  • Rape case: Lawyer says model tried to malign DIG to gain publicity August 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The case against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar for alleged rape and molestation of a model took an unexpected twist on Monday. In his statement recorded by Mumbai Police, Rizwan Siddiqui, the model's first lawyer claims that she had never informed him that she was raped by DIG Sunil Paraskar....
  • Rape case: Emails reveal model furious with DIG Paraskar, threatens to go public August 2, 2014

    Mumbai: A chain of emails exchanged between alleged rape accused Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar and the complainanta 26yearold modelhas revealed new twists in the case. The emails, sent a month before the complainant filed an FIR, suggest that she was warning Paraskar to go public with her complaint. This chain...
  • Rajnath Singh for filling police vacancies, regular promotion in IPS June 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Facing severe shortage of IPS officers and delay in their empanelment at senior levels, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday directed his officials to prepare a comprehensive plan for filling up the vacancies and regular promotion. These issues came up during a presentation given to the Home Minister about...
  • DIG(Police Training School) booked for sexually harassing woman colleague June 1, 2014

    A Deputy Inspector General of Police (PTS) in Meerut has been booked on the charges of alleged molestation of a woman cop. DIG (Police Training School) Devi Prasad had called the police woman, who teaches cyber crime at the same school, to his office and harassed her in Meerut on...
  • Khurshid hits out at UP police over poll code violation case March 28, 2014

    Union Minister Salman Khurshid on Friday attacked Uttar Pradesh police for lodging a case of violation of model code of conduct against him, saying he would have taken the police team "hostage" as it had entered the premises without any warrant. "Had I been present in the hospital, I would have...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Saharanpur DIG transferred September 9, 2013

    In the wake of the violence in Muzaffarnagar, the Uttar Pradesh government on Monday transferred Saharanpur DIG DD Mishra. Mishra has been replaced by A M Jain, who was posted in police recruitment board as DIG, official sources said. Mishra has been attached to the DGP office, they said. Violence-hit Muzaffarnagar...
  • Gujarat jail tunnel digging case: Probe panel submits report April 12, 2013

    Ahmedabad: A threemember highpowered committee which probed a failed jail break bid in Sabarmati Central Jail by digging a tunnel, submitted its report to the Gujarat Home Department on Friday, a top official said. "A report has been submitted by the committee on the tunnel digging case," Principal Home Secretary...
  • 'Bihar DGP to act against Saran DIG in bribe case' January 21, 2013

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has asked Director General of Police Abhayanand to take the strictest possible action against senior Indian Police (IPS) officer and Saran Range DIG Alok Kumar for allegedly demanding Rs 10 crore bribe from a liquor merchant and threatening to falsely implicate him if he...
  • Amritsar molestation: DIG Border Range suspended December 8, 2012

    Amritsar: The Punjab government on Saturday suspended DIG Border Range PS Umranangal over the murder of ASI Ravinderpal Singh, who was shot dead by a local Akali member three days ago for resisting his daughter's harassment. The action came following a visit by Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal to Rampura...
  • UP: DIG who advocated honour killing transferred May 10, 2012

    Lucknow: Saharanpur range DIG Satish Kumar Mathur, who had on Wednesday sparked a controversy by advocating honour killing, was transferred by the authorities on Thursday. This came hours after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said he would take action against Mathur if the police officer had supported honour killing. "If...
  • Honour killing: UP CM to act against DIG May 10, 2012

    New Delhi: A day after Saharanpur range DIG Satish Kumar Mathur sparked a controversy by advocating honour killing, the Uttar Pradesh government has promised action. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said he would take action against Mathur if the police officer had supported honour killing. "If that is the statement then that...
  • Looking into DIG advocating honour killings: Police May 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order, Crime) Jagmohan Yadav said on Wednesday that he would look into the statements made by Saharanpur Range DIG Satish Kumar Mathur justifying honour killing. Yadav said that he had already spoken to Mathur once and will speak to...
  • If my sister runs away, I will kill her: UP DIG May 9, 2012

    New Delhi: A topranking police official in Uttar Pradesh has sparked a controversy by openly advocating honour killings. The official in question is Satish Kumar Mathur, the DIG of Saharanpur Range. Mathur was caught on camera saying that if his own sister ever eloped he would kill her or commit...
  • Thieves dig tunnel to ATM with limited funds January 14, 2012

    London: In a Hollywoodstyle heist, a group of thieves prepared for months and dug a 100feet tunnel to reach an ATM only to get away with 6,000 pounds due to limited funds in the machine. In order to lay their hands on extra cash, the thieves put in elaborate planning and...
  • How to waste a Sunday: Japan holedigging contest February 7, 2011

    Tokyo: Over a thousand people gathered on the outskirts of Tokyo, shovels in hand, to dig it out for the top prize in the Japan AllNational Hole Digging Competition and claim the coveted Golden Shovel award. The contest drew participants from all over the country to test their holedigging prowess and...
  • DIGBSF killed in blast near IndoPak border November 16, 2009

    Jammu: A senior Border Security Force (BSF) officer was killed and three troopers were injured Monday in a blast close to an IndiaPakistan border post in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said in Jammu. The officer who was killed was a Deputy Inspector General of the BSF. His identity was not disclosed...
  • Bengal DIG employs 8yrold help, beats her up June 8, 2009

    Kolkata: In what is a shocking case of child abuse in West Bengal, a DIG has been booked for torturing an eightyearold girl employed at his home. The eightyearold came to a police station to lodge an FIR against Planning and Welfare of West Bengal Police Basudeb Bag, for torturing...
  • Molestation charges dismissed against Nandigram CRPF DIG May 19, 2008

    New Delhi: The molestation charges leveled against CRPF DIG in Nandigram Alok Raj have been dismissed. The West Bengal Chief Secretary Ashok Mohan Chakraborty on Monday said that the charges have been proven to be baseless. This after a probe by the IGP Western Range. On May 9, two women...
  • Sex assault charge found 'true', top cop booked July 19, 2007

    New Delhi: The DIG of Railway Protection Force, PJ Rawal, who had been accused of trying to outrage the modesty of the wife of an IPS officer on a train on July 8, was chargesheeted by the Government Railway Police on Thursday after an investigation found that the charges...
  • DIG molests lady IAS officer, Lalu says no big deal July 10, 2007

    Patna (Bihar): A top ranked Railway Protection Force (RPF) officer has been accused of molesting two women on an express train between Delhi and Patna. Premjit Rawal is a senior DIG rank RPF officer posted at Rail Bhawan in New Delhi. Rawal has been accused of molesting Bihar cadre woman IAS...
  • Drunk rly DIG 'molests' IAS officer on train, Lalu comes to his aid July 10, 2007

    New Delhi: A Railway Protection Force Deputy Inspector General (DIG) has been accused of misbehaving with a woman Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer and her sister on a train. The women were travelling on the Sampark Kranti Express from Delhi to Patna when the incident took place. The three were...
  • DIGDGP tussle in fake encounter case May 3, 2007

    New Delhi: The DIG probing the fake encounter case in Gujarat dashed off an angry letter to the DGP, expressing his displeasure, over the latter's decision to curb his powers in investigating the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case. The senior Gujarat police official, who is probing the matter in his capacity...
  • Cop promoted despite sex charges January 26, 2007

    Kolkata: Sudha Roy is the third person complaining against Inspector General of Police Gaurav Dutt. Dutt is Incharge of the Police Training School in West Bengal. He is also accused of sexually abusing his juniors at the workplace. Sudha says her husband Kaushik Roy was his latest target. She has...