Police

  • Websites' grievance officer's name, contact displayed: Delhi HC to Centre 7 hours 20 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday informed the Delhi High Court that it has advised all social networking sites including Google and Facebook to display on their websites the name and contact details of the grievance officer to deal with complaints from any user or victim. "I say that in compliance...
  • Suspected LeT operatives sent to judicial custody till September 30 9 hours 7 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Suspected LeT operatives Abdul Subhan and his nephew Asahbuddin, arrested for their alleged role in planning to carry out terror strikes in Delhi and adjoining areas, were on Tuesday sent to judicial custody till September 30 by a court. They were produced before Additional Sessions Judge Reetesh Singh after...
  • Mumbai: Former police officer refused bail in Sohrabuddin case Yesterday

    Mumbai: The special CBI court, which is hearing the cases related to police encounter killings of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati, on Monday rejected the bail application of a former officer of Rajasthan police. Judge BH Loya refused bail to Rehman Khan who was a police...
  • Mumbai: MCOCA against four men who conspired to kill journalist Yesterday

    Mumbai: The crime branch of Mumbai police has invoked the stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act against four men, arrested for plotting to kill a Mumbai-based journalist, an officer said on Monday. The court has remanded them in the police custody till September 25. On September 6, police arrested Madanchand...
  • Delhi: Class 9 student kills father Yesterday

    New Delhi: A Class 9th student allegedly stabbed his 40-year-old father to death with a dagger for fighting with his mother at their residence in Rohini area of outer Delhi. The incident took place around 1 AM last night when a scuffle broke out between Babu Singh and his wife. Police...
  • Delhi government gives last chance to 2579 bus operators Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi Government has decided to give a last chance to around 2579 operators of contract and mini buses for renewing their cancelled permits. The permits of these operators were cancelled last month after their addresses were found to be incorrect by Delhi Police. According to state transport authority (STA)...
  • Railway Minister's son appears before police for questioning, refuses to talk about the case Yesterday

    Bangalore: Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik presented himself before the Bangalore Police on Monday in connection with alleged rape, kidnap and cheating of a Kannada actress. Karthik is currently out on bail, but has been asked to present himself at the police station every 15 days. He continues to...
  • 'Akharas' now part of community policing initiative in Delhi 2 days ago

    New Delhi: In yet another community policing initiative, Delhi Police has tied up with 'akharas', traditional training centres for wrestlers, to reach out to youths and to prevent them from drifting toward criminal activities. Under the "YUVA scheme", North Delhi Police is positively utilising the potential of the youths associated with...
  • Delhi Police gets two mobile forensic data collection vans 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi government has agreed to the induction of two mobile Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) vans with a view to ensuring quick and efficient collection of forensic data by police at crime scene. "These mobile vans would be able to promptly reach crime spots and trained forensic staff can then...
  • Mumbai: Police Constable found murdered; body burnt 3 days ago

    Mumbai: A Constable was found murdered and his body burnt in a room, police said on Saturday amid suspicion that personal enmity may have led to the killing. Dilip Botale was found strangled with his body wrapped in a bed and burnt inside a room in a chawl in suburban...
  • Railway Minister Gowda's son questioned for 2nd day over actress' charge 3 days ago

    Bangalore: Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik Gowda underwent a gruelling questioning for the second consecutive day on Saturday in connection with alleged rape, kidnap and cheating of a Kannada actress. After another round of marathon questioning, DCP North TR Suresh said, "We are...
  • Delhi: Two youths arrested for duping buyers 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Two youths, who used to allegedly dupe gullible buyers by posting online ads of high-end smartphones at throwaway prices and then handed them cheap duplicates have been arrested, police said. The two accused, identified as Harpreet Singh (21) and Sahil (21) were arrested by the staff of Outer district....
  • Guwahati: 248 SIM cards bought with fake papers seized, 2 held 3 days ago

    Guwahati: Two persons were arrested and 248 pre-activated mobile SIM cards purchased with fake identity papers seized from their possession by a joint security team in Assam's Sonitpur district. Based on an intelligence input, the Army and the police launched a joint operation and arrested Md...
  • Afghan national, 2 others held for drugs in raisin packets 3 days ago

    New Delhi: An Afghan national along with two Indians have been arrested here for allegedly smuggling in a large cache of fine quality heroin concealed in raisin boxes which was to be sold in a famous dry fruits market in Delhi. A tip-off, officials said, led sleuths of the Delhi zone...
  • Crime Branch begins probe into AAP's bribe allegations against BJP 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has taken up investigation into the alleged sting operation done by Aam Aadmi Party which purportedly showed BJP state unit vice-president Sher Singh Dagar offering bribe to AAP MLA for switching side. Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) Ravindra Yadav confirmed that the...
  • Gmail passwords leaked: How safe is internet usage in India? 4 days ago

    As a list of nearly 5 million combinations of Gmail addresses and passwords was made available to the public online on Tuesday, India comes to terms with developing a more stringent cyber policing and norms to deal with any such eventuality in the future. ...
  • On duty police constables banned from using mobile phones: Goa IGP 4 days ago

    Panaji: Goa's police constabulary has been banned from constantly using mobile phones while on traffic and picketing duty according to newly-appointed Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sunil Garg. Garg, who was on a visit to the Panaji police station on Thursday where he interacted with civilians, said the ban was a...
  • Sand mining in capital: NGT seeks Delhi government's response 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal on Thursday sought the Delhi government's response on illegal extraction of sand being carried out in the Yamuna river bed at Wazirabad and Jagatpur bund areas. The order came over a petition by Rahul Nagar, filed through advocate Gaurav Kumar Bansal, seeking a direction to...
  • Indian man admits to sexually touching sleeping woman on plane 5 days ago

    New York: A 62-year-old Indian man has pleaded guilty to sexually touching a woman seated next to him aboard a flight from Houston to Newark and faces two years in prison. The accused, Devender Singh, a resident of Louisiana, admitted before US District Judge Stanley Chesler in Newark federal court...
  • Soon, Delhiites will be able to file vehicle theft FIR online 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police is working on a system through which FIR of theft of motor vehicles in the national capital can be registered online and there would be a digitized system where the stolen automobile would be searched everyday among recovered vehicle. Although, Delhi Police has already launched an APP...
  • Australia raids Islamic centre, arrests two for jihadist links 6 days ago

    Brisbane: The raids involving 180 police came a day after the country's spy chief said he was "actively considering" raising the terror threat level over Australians' involvement in overseas militant groups. Australian Federal Police said the men, aged 21 and 31, were arrested for terrorism offences, alleging they were "involved in...
  • Status check: Many women still unaware of the new helmet rule in Delhi 6 days ago

    Starting Wednesday, it has become mandatory for women riders in Delhi to wear helmets. CNN-IBN did a status check to see if the rule was being followed. ...
  • Helmet rule for women in Delhi to be in force, Sikhs exempted 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The helmet rule for women in the national capital will be enforced from Wednesday. All women two-wheeler riders and pillions will be prosecuted if they don't wear helmets. This order came after an amendment in the Delhi Motor Vehicle Rules recently. Only Sikh women have been exempted from...
  • Delhi: Traffic police to start drive for helmet compliance for women 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Traffic Police will initiate a special drive from Wednesday to ensure compliance of a government order making wearing of helmets mandatory for women, driving or riding pillion on two-wheelers. Women (except Sikh women) who are found not wearing helmets while driving or riding pillion on two-wheelers would now...
  • Delhi Police to connect with people on WhatsApp 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Delhi police will soon assist and connect with the public on the popular social messenger app WhatsApp. A circular issued by the top brass of the force has asked all the officials from Chowki in-charge to Joint Commissioners, to use the app to connect with the general public apart...
  • Chennai Police to monitor crime reporters, keeping a tab on the press 1 week ago

    Chennai: Chennai police is monitoring crime reporters in the city to ensure that there are no negative news reports in the media. According to reports, an internal circular issued by the Chennai police has named 4 senior officials to keep a tab on print reporters and media houses in the...
  • GPS installed in Berhampur police vans 1 week ago

    Berhampur: In a bid to enhance efficiency of the police, a global positioning system (GPS) was installed in police control room (PCR) vans in this south Odisha town increasing their area of coverage. This has been done in view of the increasing vehicular traffic and reports of crime from residential...
  • Killings by China anti-terror police raise concerns September 8, 2014

    Beijing: When attackers from China's minority Uighurs killed 37 people in a July rampage in far western Xinjiang, police responded by gunning down at least 59 of them. When three Uighurs allegedly killed a top state-appointed Muslim cleric, police shot dead two of them. When security forces led a raid...
  • City was on hit list of IM on the festive season: Delhi Police Special Cell September 7, 2014

    A day after alleged Indian Mujahideen operative Azaz Sheikh was arrested, Delhi Police special cell claimed that the city was on the hit list of the banned terrorist outfit. He was the mystery man behind the mails sent by Indian Mujahedeen after a series of blasts across the country. ...
  • Triumvirate of Army, IAF and police emerge as saviours in flood ravaged Jammu and Kashmir September 7, 2014

    Jammu: In flood ravaged Jammu and Kashmir, the Army, Indian Air Force and police have emerged to be the real saviours. The police and Army together have saved more than 15,000 people while the IAF is evacuating people from other inaccessible areas. Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday...