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  • 29 IPS officers get postings in UP 11-04-2014 11:19 PM

    Uttar Pradesh Government, on Friday, issued directions for new postings to 29 IPS officers, including former Kanpur SSP Yashaswi Yadav who was shunted out after junior doctors stir and other officers removed last month on the directives of the Election Commission. The government has given postings to the officials, who...
  • LS polls: Student outfits going all out to support parent parties 31-03-2014 12:02 PM

    New Delhi: With Lok Sabha elections in Delhi less than two weeks away, the student wings of various political parties in the national capital have started pitching in with street plays, debates, rock shows and door-to-door campaigning. The Delhi University unit of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the students' wing...
  • Election Commission transfers six Bihar officials 26-03-2014 07:31 PM

    The Election Commission today transferred six Bihar officials including an IAS and three IPS officers in view of the Lok Sabha elections. Bhojpur district magistrate Pankaj Kumar Pal has been replaced by primary education director M Saravanan. Similarly, Samastipur SP Chandrika Prasad has been replaced by AIG P Kannan. Muzaffarpur...
  • Four persons harass IPS officer's wife inside a mall; arrested 13-03-2014 01:07 PM

    Four persons were arrested from a mall in the Hazratganj area in Lucknow,for allegedly teasing the wife of an IPS officer, police said on Thursday. The incident took place on Wednesday when the wife of the officer, posted with the CBCID, went to the mall for shopping and four persons...
  • IPS officer gets notice for his remark on 'recovery of Azam Khan's buffaloes' 11-03-2014 08:02 PM

    The buffalo saga of Azam Khan took a new twist on Tuesday as a senior IPS officer was slapped with a notice by the UP DGP over his comments that "new hopes" generated by the instant recovery of the minister's buffaloes helped little in recovering his son's stolen bicycle. Uttar...
  • Police announce cash award for arrest of absconding senior IPS officer 07-03-2014 05:03 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Police Special TaskForce (STF) has announced a reward of Rs 3,000 for the arrestof absconding senior IPS officer and suspended DeputyInspector General (DIG) R K Shivhare who is an accused in theMadhya Pradesh Professional Board Examination (MPPEB) scam. The IPS officer who is an accused in thePre-Postgraduate (Medical)...
  • IPL betting scandal: Investigating officer Sampath Kumar suspended 28-02-2014 12:10 PM

    New Delhi: IPS officer G Sampath Kumar who started investigation into the IPL betting and fixing scandal has been suspended. Tamil Nadu DGP told CNN IBN that the action against Kumar was taken for his misconduct. Kumar had earlier in the month revealed that a bookie named Kitty had claimed...
  • Four suspended in fake mark-sheet case 11-02-2014 06:35 PM

    Four employees of Sampurnanand Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya have been suspended after a police probe found his involvement in fake mark-sheet case. "CB-CID has been probing the role of five employees for their alleged involvement in preparing fake mark-sheet of various degrees of the university," Deputy Registrar IP Jha said in Varanasi...
  • State government transfers 42 IPS officers 08-02-2014 03:31 PM

    In a major reshuffle in the top echelon of Madhya Pradesh police department, the state government has transferred 42 IPS officers. Yogesh Choudhary, Deputy Inspector General (Khargone), will be the new IG for Bhopal, an official release said here late Friday evening. Shailendra Shrivastava, the director of Sports, has been...
  • Senior Bihar Police officer removes yellow beacon, opts for blue instead 03-02-2014 07:15 PM

    A senior Bihar police officer, who introduced the concept of emergency bells, has removed yellow beacon lights from his official vehicle and will use blue lights instead. Arvind Pandey, zonal IG of Darbhanga range, has become the first Indian Police Service (IPS) officer in the state to remove yellow beacon...
  • Nitish Kumar transfers 11 IPS officers 23-01-2014 08:56 AM

    A day after shifting 160 DSP-level officers, the Nitish Kumar government on Wednesday transfered 11 IPS officers, including Superintendent of Police of several districts, to further tone up the police administration in the state. Rajiv Mishra, SP of Lakhisarai was made the new Traffic SP in place of city SP...
  • SP leader's murder: IPS officer suspended for alleged laxity in duty 23-01-2014 08:40 AM

    A week after a local leader of the ruling Samajwadi Party was shot dead in Barabanki, the Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday suspended an IPS officer, who was the then SP of the district, for alleged laxity in duty. A government spokesman said that the then SP of Barabanki district,...
  • State government reshuffles 18 IPS officers 19-01-2014 03:04 PM

    In second police reshuffle within two days, the Uttar Pradesh government has transferred 18 IPS officers including district chiefs, officials said in Lucknowon Sunday. The development took place late last night which comes close on the heels of a major bureaucratic reshuffle on Thursday in which 22 senior IPS officers...
  • Uttar Pradesh government transfers 10 IPS officers 10-01-2014 07:22 PM

    Uttar Pradesh government on Friday transferred 10 IPS officers including several district police chiefs. While ADG, PAC Gopal Gupta has been made ADG security, Commandant PAC Azamgarh Amitabh Thakur has been made IG Prosecution and IG PAC, Lucknow Jai Narain Singh has been made IG PAC central zone, official release...
  • Raje govt transfers 55 IPS officers; second major reshuffle in 2 days 08-01-2014 08:46 AM

    In another major reshuffle of seniorpolice officials within 24 hours, Rajasthan government on Tuesday nightshifted 55 IPS officers including SPs, commandants, anddeputy-commissioner of police in the state. On Monday, the Vasundhara Raje government had transferredas many as 40 IPS officers, including the Director General ofPolice (Jail), 11 Additional Director Generals...
  • Haryana: 2 IAS, 1 IPS officer under vigilance scanner 25-12-2013 09:20 PM

    Two IAS, one IPS and six HCS officers are among a group of senior government functionaries who have come under the scanner of Haryana State Vigilance Bureau during the current year. The complaints against the officers are of corruption, misappropriation of funds and owning disproportionate assets, a bureau official said...
  • BJP, Kiran Bedi flay AAP over Congress support for government in Delhi 22-12-2013 09:14 PM

    New Delhi: With that Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) indicating that it is likely to form the government in Delhi with Congress support, the BJP and former IPS officer Kiran Bedi wasted no opportunity in slamming the rookie party. BJP leader Arun Jaitley questioned as to why AAP National Convener Arvind...
  • UP government transfers 9 IPS officers 05-12-2013 03:54 PM

    Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday transferred nine IPS officers, an official sources said in Lucknow. Promoted to Additional Director General of Police (ADG) from Inspector General(IG)-Security Vishwajeet Mahapatra has been posted as ADG-Human Rights, while ADG/IG (CB-CID) DL Ratnam has been posted as ADG-PIC Sitapur, he said. ADG technical services...
  • Nine IPS officers transferred in UP 02-12-2013 03:33 PM

    Uttar Pradesh government on Monday transferred nine IPS officers, officials said. K Ijilrasan who was attached with the DGP headquarters has been posted as SP vigilance establishment, an official spokesperson said. Dilip Kumar, who was also attached with the DGP headquarters, has been posted as SP CB-CID, while Jogendra Kumar...
  • Uphaar case: SC stays proceedings against ex IPS Amod Kanth 29-11-2013 03:24 PM

    The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the trial court proceedings against former IPS officer Amod Kanth in the 1997 Uphaar fire tragedy case. A bench of justices KS Radhakrishnan and AK Sikri also asked CBI to file its response to the petition of Kanth in the case. Kanth has challenged...
  • Country must adjust to changing power equations, says Pranab 04-11-2013 06:07 PM

    Noting that power relationships are constantly changing, President Pranab Mukherjee, on Monday, said unless a country understands and addresses itself to changes taking place around it, its own security would be seriously endangered. Addressing members of the 53rd batch of National Defence College, the President said global environment poses numerous...
  • Central team on Telangana begins work 29-10-2013 02:14 PM

    Hyderabad:The task force named by the central government to study security related issues following the decision to split Andhra Pradesh began its work in Hyderabad on Tuesday by meeting police officials. The task force headed by security advisor to central home ministry K Vijaya Kumar arrived in Hyderabad on Tuesday...
  • Gujarat: Woman IPS officer gets threat call for searching Asaram's son 21-10-2013 02:08 PM

    A senior woman IPS officer posted in Surat has allegedly received an anonymous call threatening to kill her if she continues to search for self-styled godman Asaram Bapu's son Narayan Sai, wanted in a sexual assault case lodged against the father-son duo by two Surat-based sisters. An FIR was registered...
  • Maharashtra IPS officer Ranjit Sahay who attempted suicide dies 03-10-2013 11:47 AM

    Mumbai: Senior IPS officer Ranjit Sahay, who was hospitalised with severe burns after he allegedly attempted suicide at his residence, on Friday succumbed to his injuries here. Additional Director General of Police (Police Housing) Sahay suffered a partial loss of kidney function and was battling for life due to "extremely...
  • DA case: My wife and I only own 7.5 acres land, says AP DGP 20-09-2013 01:01 PM

    Andhra Pradesh DGP V Dinesh Reddy on Friday said he along with his wife owned only seven-and-half acres pertaining to eight sale deeds out of the 542 deeds (1,500 acres) mentioned in a petition filed by a senior IPS officer against him in the Supreme Court. In the backdrop of...
  • UP govt transfers two IPS officers 11-09-2013 12:47 PM

    The Uttar Pradesh government has transferred two IPS officers, a spokesman said in Lucknow. Vinay Kumar Yadav, who was attached with the DGP headquarters, has been posted as SP Kasganj. SP Kasganj Rajendra Prasad Pandey has been attached with the DGP headquarters, he said. Meanwhile, transfer of Inspector General of...
  • DG Vanzara's letter not an evidence in encounter cases: CBI sources 05-09-2013 05:19 PM

    New Delhi: CBI Director Ranjit Sinha said that he has not received letter from suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara. Sinha added that the investigative agency will examine the letter in the context of Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. "We are yet to get a copy of his letter officially....
  • Has Vanzara's letter stung Narendra Modi and Amit Shah? 03-09-2013 11:50 PM

    Suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara, one of the accused in fake encounters, has resigned from his post and wrote a 10-page letter blaming Chief Minister Narendra Modi and his aide Amit Shah for letting police officers down. He said, "I adore Modi like a god, but my god could...
  • Gujarat IPS officer Vanzara quits, says his 'god' Modi shielding Amit Shah 03-09-2013 09:48 PM

    Ahmedabad: Suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara, one of the accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh, Tulsiram Prajapati and Ishrat Jahan fake encounter cases, resigned from the police force on Tuesday after alleging that Chief Minister Narendra Modi has been shielding his close aide Amit Shah at the cost of the...
  • Full text of suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara's letter 03-09-2013 07:49 PM

    New Delhi: In a dramatic twist in high profile Gujarat encounter case, DG Vanjara, one of the main accused in Sorabuddin, Tulsi Prajapathi and Israt Jahan encounter cases quits the police force-blames Narendra Modi and his key aide Amit Shah. In his resignation letter, Vanzara accuses the Modi government of...