Detained

  • Modi's opponent in Vadodara Mistry, 100 others detained for vandalism 03-04-2014 01:13 PM

    Vadodara: Congress candidate Madusudhan Mistry who has challenged BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has been detained by the police in Vadodara on Thursday. Mistry was detained along with 100 other party workers for vandalism. It is being reported that Mistry and his supporters were campaigning in Vadodara when the...
  • 2 men detained on terror charges found clean 24-03-2014 07:54 AM

    The two men picked up from Jamia Nagar on Sunday on the suspicion that they had links with IM operatives arrested from Rajasthan were cleared after questioning and will be released soon, Delhi police said. "We had picked them for questioning during which nothing suspicious was found. The questioning is...
  • Mumbai techie murder: Main suspect arrested, police claim breakthrough 04-03-2014 08:34 AM

    The Mumbai Crime Branch has finally made a breakthrough in the murder case of a 23-year-old software professional as it arrested one person from Nashik on Monday morning. The suspect was produced before magistrate court in Mumbai in the afternoon and sent to police custody till March 15. ...
  • Mumbai techie murder: One suspect arrested, sent to police custody till March 15 03-03-2014 09:27 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Crime Branch has finally made a breakthrough in the murder case of a 23-year-old software professional as it arrested one person from Nashik on Monday morning. The suspect was produced before magistrate court in Mumbai in the afternoon and sent to police custody till March 15. Mumbai...
  • Mumbai: AAP LS candidate Mayank Gandhi detained 22-02-2014 05:05 PM

    Mumbai: Just hours after Nationalist Congress Party workers ransacked Aam Aadmi Party office in Mumbai, local police detained AAP leader Mayank Gandhi on Saturday evening. Gandhi who is also AAP's Lok Sabha candidate was detained by Mumbai Police when he was on his way to the NCP office. The youth...
  • Andaman boat tragedy: 3 people including the boat owner detained 27-01-2014 05:09 PM

    The owner of the overcrowded boat carrying 51 tourists which capsized in the Andaman and Nicobar islands was among the three persons detained on Monday even as a Union Minister said there were no life jackets and divers on board the vessel. Conflicting claims were also made on the response...
  • 20 Indian trucks, drivers detained in Pakistan occupied Kashmir 19-01-2014 01:18 PM

    Authorities in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir have detained over 20 drivers and their trucks carrying goods from this side to demand release of their truck and driver detained by Jammu and Kashmir Police for allegedly carrying narcotics worth Rs 100 crore. The incident took place on Friday night following the detention of...
  • Two detained in Goa for Narendra Dabholkar murder 07-12-2013 11:11 AM

    Pune Crime Branch has taken into custody two persons from Goa for questioning in connection with the murder of noted rationalist Narendra Dabholkar. The duo, hiding at a feast venue at Old Goa near here, was detained on December 3, Goa Deputy Inspector General of Police O P Mishra said...
  • Justin Bieber detained at Brisbane airport in drug search 06-12-2013 02:31 PM

    Sydney: Singer Justin Bieber was detained at the Brisbane airport during a drug search conducted by customs agents. A member of his entourage was reportedly carrying weed, reports tmz.com. According to tmz.com, sources close to Bieber said that the suspect had a disposable vaporiser, which is basically an electronic device...
  • J&K: Shia mourners detained for defying curfew 13-11-2013 04:15 PM

    Several Shia mourners were detained on Wednesday for defying curfew with police using batons and teargas shells to foil repeated attempts by the community to take out processions to mark the eighth day of Muharram in Srinagar. The Shia mourners were detained by the police at Jehangir Chowk, Batamaloo, Karan...
  • UK: Yoga guru Ramdev detained for eight hours at Heathrow airport 21-09-2013 07:16 AM

    London: Yoga guru Ramdev was on Friday detained and questioned at Heathrow airport in London for over eight hours by British customs officials. There is no clarity over the reason for his detention at the airport. However, according to sources, Ramdev was questioned by customs officials as he came to...
  • Police detain Mehbooba Mufti in Pulwama 11-09-2013 06:22 PM

    Srinagar: Police Wednesday detained Opposition Peoples Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti as she was heading towards Shopian district where four people were killed in CRPF firing last week. "Mehbooba was taken into custody by police at Pulwama town," PDP chief spokesman Naeem Akhtar told PTI. He said the PDP president...
  • Suspect detained after shots fired at Atlanta-area school 21-08-2013 06:43 AM

    An adult male was in custody after a gunman fired multiple shots at an Atlanta-area elementary school on Tuesday, police said. There were no reports of injuries in the incident at the McNair Discovery Learning Academy, said DeKalb Police Department spokeswoman Mekka Parish. Parish described the suspect as a white...
  • Rituparna Sengupta detained at Toronto airport 07-07-2013 10:54 AM

    Kolkata: Bengali actress Rituprna Sengupta today said she was detained for five hours at the Toronto airport allegedly for not carrying valid visa. Sengupta, who was on her way to attend the premiere of Bengali film "Mukti" in Toronto tomorrow, was allowed in the country after Indian embassy intervened. "I...
  • AI crew member detained in London for smuggling cigarettes 03-06-2013 02:32 PM

    Mumbai: An Air India cabin crew was detained by the London police for allegedly smuggling 50 cigarette crates. Though some members of the crew were released later Bhavik Shah, who admitted to his crime, was detained for eight hours. Later, Air India bailed him out by paying 5,000 pounds. Confirming...
  • Former DMK minister's brother detained 05-09-2011 12:14 PM

    Kochi: Former DMK minister KN Nehru's brother, against whom a lookout notice was issued by Tamil Nadu Police in a land grab case, was on Monday detained by emigration officials at the airport here before he was to fly to Dubai. Airport sources said KN Ramajayam was handed over to...
  • Detention an attack on our freedom: Team Anna 16-08-2011 10:53 AM

    New Delhi: Flaying the Delhi police move to detain Anna Hazare and his supporters, Kiran Bedi said on Tuesday that Emergency has revisited the country. "This detention is undemocratic and unconstitutional," she said. Kiran Bedi said "somebody else" is behind the police action as the force is capable enough to...
  • Detention is unconstitutional: Kiran Bedi 16-08-2011 08:51 AM

    "When our freedom is restricted, it is as good as being arrested," Kiran Bedi said as she courted arrest. ...
  • Anna supporters detained at fast venue 15-08-2011 11:21 PM

    New Delhi: At least 50 supporters of Anna Hazare on Monday night were detained by Delhi police at Jai Prakash Narain Park, the venue of the anti-graft crusader's planned fast from tomorrow, for defying prohibitory orders clamped in the area. The supporters of the Gandhian were taken in a police...
  • Man with knife detained during Norway PM visit 23-07-2011 05:13 PM

    Sunvolden, Norway: Police have detained a man outside a hotel where Norway's prime minister was meeting families of shooting victims. The man told reporters he was detained "because I have a knife." The man, who appeared to be around 20 years old, was standing outside the hotel next to reporters...
  • Sri Lanka releases 23 Indian fishermen 29-06-2011 07:46 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka on Wednesday released 23 Indian fishermen who were arrested last week for reportedly straying into country's water, after India took up the matter with authorities here. "They were released on Attorney General's advice", a Sri Lankan police source said. They were brought to Mannar magistrate's court from...
  • Another group of Somali pirates detained in Gujarat 27-06-2011 05:22 PM

    Jamnagar: In a span of less than ten days, another group of Somalian pirates landed on Gujarat coast and were detained after their ship broke down while they were fleeing NATO forces and drifted towards Dwarka. "Out of 21 foreign nationals detained last night off the coast Dwarka, 18 are...
  • Sri Lankan navy detains 23 Indian fishermen 21-06-2011 11:33 AM

    New Delhi: The Sri Lankan Navy took 23 Indian fishermen captive for allegedly entering Lankan waters on Tuesday. They also seized 5 Indian boats for trespassing. The fishermen, hailing from Mandapam and Rameswaram areas, were detained when they were fishing in mid sea, a senior official said on Tuesday. Assistant...
  • Kanimozhi's follower detained for clicking her 24-05-2011 07:46 PM

    New Delhi: One of the followers of jailed DMK MP Kanimozhi had a tough time in a Delhi court on Tuesday which first ordered his detention and then let him off with a stern warning for clicking the photograph of his leader inside the courtroom. "I tender unconditional apology to...
  • Minissha let off by Customs after 16 hours 19-05-2011 11:32 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Minissha Lamba, detained by Customs officials at the international airport for allegedly not declaring gold and diamond jewellery worth over Rs 50 lakh, was let off after 16 hours of questioning, officials said on Thursday. "Lamba was allowed to go at 1 am after 16 hours of...
  • Egypt: Mubarak's sons detained in graft probe 13-04-2011 10:51 AM

    Sharm El-Sheikh: Egyptian prosecutors ordered the detention of the former president's powerful sons for 15 days as allegations of corruption and the abuse of their authority are investigated, state television said early on Wednesday. The move, the most dramatic in a series of investigations against top regime officials, comes just...
  • RTI activist Akhil Gogoi detained 10-04-2011 04:49 PM

    Guwahati: RTI activist and leader of Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) Akhil Gogoi along with some of his associates have been arrested for allegedly violating Section 144 Cr PC and his press meet stopped under the Peoples' Representation Act on Sunday. Kamrup(Metro) Senior Superintendent of Police Deepak Chowdhury said Gogoi...