FIR

  • Andhra Pradesh firing: Government told to file counter on plea seeking CBI probe 3 days ago

    Hyderabad: The Hyderabad High Court on Friday directed Andhra Pradesh government to file a counter on a petition seeking a CBI probe into the killing of twenty people in police firing in Chittoor district on April 7. A division bench comprising Chief Justice Kalyan Jyoti Sengupta and Justice PV Sanjay Kumar...
  • FIR ordered against Snapdeal, CEO Kunal Bahal for allegedly selling prescription drugs 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Maharashtra's Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) said it has ordered filing of FIR against e-commerce major Snapdeal.com's CEO Kunal Bahl and directors of the company in a case related to alleged online sale of medicines, including prescription drugs. FDA Commissioner Harshadeep Kamble told reporters here that filing of an FIR...
  • Ahmedabad: Sarpanch humiliates teenagers in public for eloping April 24, 2015

    Ahmedabad: A tribal village sarpanch in Chhota Udaipur district of Gujarat allegedly humiliated an 18 year old local boy and a 17 year old girl for eloping together a few weeks ago, a police official said. The incident, which took place in Devaliya village of tribal-dominated Chhota Udaipur district 15 days...
  • Gujarat Police to take legal opinion on filing FIR against 8 Pakistani nationals carrying drugs April 24, 2015

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat police will take legal opinion on registering a First Information Report (FIR) against eight Pakistani nationals caught with drugs worth Rs 600 crore from the sea. "The operation to nab Pakistani nationals and the boat with drugs was conducted in mid Arabian Sea. So there is a need...
  • Delhi Police FIR says AAP abetted Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide April 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party workers and supporters abetted the suicide of Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh, according to the FIR registered by Delhi Police. Investigators say their probe reveals that AAP workers stopped police from sending the victim to Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital while insisting that he was a party...
  • Delhi: Vehicle theft FIR registration application set for grand launch April 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi police is planning a full-fledged roll-out for its app which registers FIRs online in motor vehicle theft cases, after its trial run went smoothly. Fifteen cases were lodged since the app's trial run which began on Thursday and Delhi police top brass are planning a grand event to...
  • Delhi Police launches online FIR for vehicle thefts April 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Thursday began its ambitious project of registering online FIRs in motor vehicle theft cases through its website and a dedicated app with the first day seeing lodging of five such cases. The test run for online registration of motor vehicle theft app started on Thursday midnight...
  • Andhra Pradesh police file murder case in Chittoor firing incident April 15, 2015

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh government on Wednesday informed the Hyderabad High Court that the state police has registered a case of murder in connection with the killing of 20 people in police firing in Chittoor district on April 7. Additional Advocate General (AAG) D Srinivas informed a division bench, comprising Chief Justice...
  • Delhi Police registers FIR against airport official for harassment of a woman March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: A First Information Report (FIR) has been registered by the Delhi Police against airport official under sections 354 A, 354D and 506 for harassment of a woman. A homemaker in Bengaluru has alleged that she was verbally sexually harassed by an immigration officer at the Delhi airport on March...
  • Indore: Man dies of injuries in firing by MLA's son and others, 5 held March 22, 2015

    Indore: A 25-year-old man, who was allegedly shot at by BJP MLA Tukoji Rao Paur's son and his accomplices in the neighbouring Dewas district, on Sunday succumbed to his injuries at a private hospital in Indore. "Despite all efforts by doctors, Pratap Lodhi, who was put on life support, couldn't be...
  • Child commission directs Mumbai police to file FIR against actor Shah Rukh Khan March 20, 2015

    Mumbai: In the latest twist to Wankhede Brawl that took place during IPL in 2013, Child Commisssion has ordered Mumbai Police to register an FIR against actor Shah Rukh Khan. The actor has been accused by the commission for using filthy language before children causing them mental suffering. The FIR is...
  • Delay in lodging FIR in rape case not significant: SC March 10, 2015

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that the delay in lodging an FIR in a rape case is not of much "significance" as the victim has to muster courage to come out in open and expose herself in a "conservative social milieu". "In rapes cases the delay in...
  • Anna Hazare gets threats on Facebook; FIR registered against 2 Canada men March 4, 2015

    Thane: Anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare, who is set to undertake a footmarch protesting the Land Acquistion Bill, has received life threats on social networking site Facebook, police said on Wednesday. A Kalyan resident Ashok Gautam (57), who is associated with the movement of the veteran activist, has been getting messages in...
  • FIR against Digvijaya Singh over appointments in Congress regime March 1, 2015

    Bhopal: An FIR was filed against Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh, former Speaker of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly Sriniwas Tiwari and 17 others in connection with their appointment to the legislature secretariat during the Congress regime. Deputy secretary of the state Assembly Shyamlal Maithil filed the FIR at Jehangirabad police station. Principal...
  • Home Ministry asks MP Governor Ram Naresh Yadav to resign after FIR in Vyapam scam: Sources February 25, 2015

    Bhopal: According to sources, Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav has been asked by the Home Ministry to resign after he was named in an FIR filed in the the Vyapam recruitment scam. Yadav is the first sitting Governor to be named in a corruption FIR filed in the case. Yadav...
  • Delhi: Two AAP MLAs booked, six supporters held for clash with policemen February 21, 2015

    New Delhi: An FIR has been registered against two AAP MLAs and their supporters, six of whom have been arrested, over a violent clash with police at Burari police station in north Delhi on Friday which left 15 people injured. While the MLAs, Sanjeev Jha from Burari and Akhilesh Pati...
  • AIB files a petition to defend all FIRs and charges against them. February 18, 2015

    AIB has approached the Bombay HC seeking quashing of FIR filed against them in Tardeo police station on the directions of a Mumbai court. The HC will hear the matter on March 16th. The court has asked police not to take any coercive action till then. In its petition, AIB states...
  • Dramatic twist in Sunanda Pushkar death, police file murder case, husband Shashi Tharoor 'stunned' January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: In a dramatic twist almost a year after the death of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar, the Delhi Police on Tuesday registered a case of murder. Sunanda was found dead under mysterious circumstances in her room of the Leela hotel in Delhi on January 17, 2014. According...
  • Top fitness apps score low in consumer satisfaction January 3, 2015

    Washington: A good number of top fitness apps scored less in consumer satisfaction, a report shows. The inaugural '2015 State Of The US Health & Fitness Apps Economy' ARC 360 report published by Applause looked at 39 health and fitness apps and 28 medical apps. The score ranking was divided into five...
  • 28-year-old commits suicide in Ghaziabad December 25, 2014

    Ghaziabad: A 28-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself in Kavi Nagar area here, police said. Praveen, a resident of village Mehrauli, killed himself using his licensed pistol, DSP Ran Vijay Singh said. Praveen's family members rushed towards his room hearing a gunshot and discovered his body lying in...
  • J&K Assembly elections: FIR registered against BJP's Shopian candidate for thrashing a voter December 14, 2014

    Srinagar: An FIR has been registered against the BJP candidate from Shopian Javed Aahmad Qadri who got into a brawl with a voter Srinagar on Sunday. Qadri allegedly thrashed the voter inside a polling station in Jammu and Kashmir. Qadri thrashed an unidentified person in presence of the polling staff...
  • Delhi rape: Police file FIR against Uber for cheating, charges accused cab driver with forgery December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Friday filed FIR against international taxi service provider Uber and one of its drivers Shiv Kumar Yadav in connection with the rape of a 25-year-old woman in the national capital. "We have registered a separate FIR against Uber under Section 420 (cheating) of IPC. In...
  • Radicalised Mumbai youth returns to India, NIA registers FIR for joining banned terrorist group ISIS November 28, 2014

    Mumbai: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday night registered an FIR against Arif Majeed, one of the four youths who had left their Mumbai homes to join terror group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and ISIS itself under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) and Indian Penal Code...
  • 3 FIRs registered in journalists attack case in Barwala November 22, 2014

    Chandigarh: Three FIRs have been registered in connection with the attack on media persons by police personnel in Hisar district during clashes that erupted at the ashram of controversial 'godman' Rampal in Barwala, police said on Saturday. The information was given by Haryana DGP SN Vashist to a fact-finding committee set...
  • Ayesha Shroff files fresh FIR after receiving threatening messages November 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Jackie Shroff's wife, Ayesha has registered a fresh FIR with the Bandra police after she received threatening messages from an unknown number. "Yes, a fresh FIR has been registered by Ayesha Shroff after she received some threatening calls from unknown numbers," said an officer at the Bandra police station. Ayesha...
  • Register complaints via video conference at Bangalore Police's first remote FIR centre November 14, 2014

    Bengaluru: If you feel intimidated at the sight of a police station, you can avoid going to one in Bangalore. In the Silicon Valley of India, one can just walk to a kiosk known as the Remote FIR Registration Centre, pick up a phone and register a complaint through video...
  • Minor brutally raped and murdered in Manipur November 7, 2014

    Imphal: An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered by her 24-year-old neighbour in Manipur's Imphal West district following which the villagers attacked the accused leaving him seriously injured. Police said the incident occurred on Wednesday in interior Tharoijam Maning Leikai area when the girl was sent by her aunt to...
  • SC pulls up Bihar, Chattisgarh officials for misleading figures of missing children October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: The DGPs and Chief Secretaries of Bihar and Chattisgarh appeared before the bench of Chief Justice of India on Thursday in New Delhi after being summoned by the Supreme Court for non compliance of its order over the figures of missing children in their respective states. The apex court...
  • Delhi's first FIR filed 153 years ago for stolen hookah, vessels October 18, 2014

    New Delhi: It was exactly 153 years ago on October 18, 1861 that the Delhi Police had registered its first ever FIR under the Police Act. The FIR at the Subzi Mandi Police Station of North Delhi was about burglary of items like 'hookah', cooking vessels, and a 'kulfi'. The force...
  • FIR in Sankalp Anand suicide case names DG, IG October 18, 2014

    Mathura: An FIR has been registered in Mathura against 38 persons, including a DG and IG, for allegedly abetting the suicide of the son and daughter-in-law of poet-lyricist Santosh Anand, a senior police official said. Santosh Anand's son Sankalp (38), along with his wife Naresh Nandini (34) and daughter Ridhima (five)...