POLICE

  • Delhi Police launches 'Himmat' Whatsapp group for women safety Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Wednesday launched 'Himmat' Whatsapp and Hike groups for women safety that will assist the force to effectively communicate with women in need of help. The facility will be available on mobile number 8800001091. Women travelling by public transport can now send photographs and other details of the...
  • Kohima: Four persons charred to death, nine injured in blast 3 days ago

    Kohima: Four persons were on Tuesday charred to death and nine were injured while several houses gutted in a fire which broke out after a powerful blast occurred at Wokha Town of Nagaland, police said. The blast occurred at around 11:30 am from a gun shop while the fire turned ravaging...
  • Teenage girl raped in Haryana 4 days ago

    Faridabad: An 18-year-old girl was allegedly repeatedly raped by a youth who also filmed the act, police said on Monday. The incident occurred a more than a week back when the girl, whose parents sell milk, had gone to the house of the accused, Virendra, to deliver the milk, a...
  • Mamata hits out at media over her aide's arrest, says 'I should have arrested you' 5 days ago

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday lashed out at the media on being asked about the arrest of her close aide Shibaji Panja. "I should have arrested you, be glad you are not in jail. Why ask me about the arrest, I condemn your attitude," she retorted. Businessman...
  • Remove secrecy regarding decision making to rid India of corporate espionage cases: Assocham 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Three days after the Delhi Police busted a corporate espionage ring over leak of Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas document, trade body Assocham said the only way to rid India of such cases is by removing the secrecy regarding decision making. In a statement released, the organisation...
  • Businessman in Mamata Banerjee's entourage held in fraud case 5 days ago

    Kolkata: Businessman and film producer Shibaji Panja, who accompanied Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on her three-day Bangladesh visit, was detained at the airport here by a Delhi Police team in connection with a fraud case. He was detained by the immigration at the NSC Bose International Airport shortly after Banerjee, along...
  • 5 arrested in Petroleum Ministry documents leak case sent to 3 days of police custody 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Five corporate employees accused of procuring Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas documents fraudulently have been sent to three days of police custody. The police informed the court that the documents pertain to national security and may slap the 'Official Secrets Act' on the accused. Intelligence agencies have been...
  • Delhi: CM Kejriwal orders magisterial probe into Kenyan woman's gang-rape 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday ordered a magisterial inquiry into the alleged gang-rape of a Kenyan woman in a moving car. A 35-year-old woman was found in an unconscious state near the toll plaza of the DND (Delhi-Noida-Direct) flyway in Mayur Vihar area of East Delhi early...
  • Delhi: Two AAP MLAs booked, six supporters held for clash with policemen 6 days ago

    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...
  • PMO asks intelligence agencies to strictly probe officers in Oil Ministry document leak case 6 days ago

    New Delhi: After Delhi Police arrested 12 officials over the leak of documents from the Oil Ministry, the Intelligence agencies on Saturday were warned by the Prime Minister's Office to strictly probe officers involved. The list with the names of almost 15 joint secretary level officials is with PMO and...
  • 5 arrested in Petroleum Ministry documents leak case to be presented in court 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Five corporate employees accused of procuring Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas documents fraudulently will be presented in court on Saturday. Sources said that all 12 suspects arrested by Delhi Police, which busted the corporate espionage ring, have claimed that they passed the documents accessed to their seniors. A...
  • British Police launch appeal to find 'Syria-bound' schoolgirls 6 days ago

    British police launched an appeal on Friday to trace three London schoolgirls who are believed to be making their way to Syria, having flown to Turkey earlier this week. The three friends, two aged 15 and one 16, left their east London homes on Tuesday and travelled to Gatwick airport where...
  • 4 men gangrape Nigerian women in moving car in south Delhi, arrested 6 days ago

    New Delhi: A Nigerian woman was allegedly gangraped by four men in a moving car after they offered her a lift home from south Delhi's Saket area, police said. All the four accused, who are residents of Mayur Vihar, have been arrested in connection with the alleged rape, they added. The vehicle...
  • Seven arrested for leaking Petroleum & Natural Gas Ministry documents 1 week ago

    Delhi: Seven people have been arrested for being involved in leaking documents of Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas. Those arrested include a former business journalist running a petro website, a Melbourne-based energy consultant and a government official. According to Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi investigations are on to ascertain if...
  • Watch: What people really think of policemen in this country 1 week ago

    The police force. The general public is usually more scared of them than actual criminals should be. Which of course is not a good thing, considering that they are there to protect us. But things aren't always the way they should be.This video gives us a very good idea about...
  • SC grants anticipatory bail to Teesta Setalvad, husband Javed Anand February 19, 2015

    New Delhi: In a major relief to activist Teesta Setalvad, Supreme Court on Thursday granted anticipatory bail to her and her husband but directed her to give a complete list of donors who had donated for construction of memorial in Gulbarg Society in Ahmedabad. The apex court also pulled up the...
  • Sunanda murder probe: SIT records former I&B minister Manish Tewari's statement February 18, 2015

    New Delhi: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) recorded statement of former Information and Broadcasting minister Manish Tewari on Wednesday in the Sunanda Pushkar murder case. Reportedly, Tewari was quizzed for over two hours by the SIT. Tewari was infact in the same flight enroute to Delhi which was also boarded by...
  • Caught on camera: Mumbai Police constable's son, 5 others beat youth to death February 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police arrested a constable's son and five others for beating a youth to death. The gruesome murder was caught on CCTV cameras. Amol, constable Suresh Ghuge's son, is the prime accused. He and his five accomplices were arrested from Nashik where they had fled after committing the offence. The...
  • Afghanistan, Pakistan Taliban kill 28 in attacks on provincial police HQs February 17, 2015

    Kabul: Four suicide attackers on Tuesday stormed a provincial police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan, killing 22 police, an official said. Taliban insurgents immediately claimed responsibility. The attack in Logar province outside the capital, Kabul, was the latest to target Afghan security forces following the withdrawal of most foreign combat troops at...
  • Mumbai: Woman staffer levels allegation of molestation against IPS officer February 17, 2015

    Mumbai: A woman staffer levelled allegation of molestation against an IPS officer in Mumbai. The 32-year-old woman was working as a clerk in the office of an IPS officer of Additional Director General rank. In a written complaint to Colaba police station, the woman alleged that the senior police officer groped...
  • Pakistan: 8 killed in suicide bomb attack near Lahore Police Lines February 17, 2015

    Lahore: Eight people have been killed and several others have been injured after a suicide bomber blew himself up near the Police Lines in Lahore's Qila Gujjar Singh area on Tuesday. According to preliminary reports, the blast took place in a vehicle parked in the area. Several vehicles parked near the...
  • Temple vandalised in US, police probe the incident February 17, 2015

    A temple has been reportedly vandalised in the US. Reports said a swastika was sprayed on and "Get Out" written on the wall. The county police have launched an investigation into the incident. Sriram, a worshiper said, "The Bothell Hindu Temple has been here for more than 20 years and...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death probe: Delhi Police official tasked with studying facilities in FBI labs February 16, 2015

    New Delhi: A senior Delhi Police official, who has carried the viscera samples of Sunanda Pushkar to an FBI lab in the US, has been tasked with studying facilities in forensic labs there and also the working in police stations so that some practices can be replicated back in India....
  • Will reorganise security apparatus as per CM Kejriwal's needs: BS Bassi February 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Monday said it will reorganise the security apparatus as per the needs of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who has been apprehensive about taking protection saying it will hamper his interaction with the public. The chief minister of the National Capital Territory is entitled to Z-plus security,...
  • Home Minister asks Delhi Police to extend full support to AAP government February 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday asked Delhi Police to extend full support to the Arvind Kejriwal government New Delhi even as he reiterated Prime Minister Narendra Modi's view that the states should be given every assistance rising above party lines in keeping with the spirit of "cooperative...
  • Copenhagen on high alert after two deadly shootouts February 16, 2015

    Denmark's capital Copenhagen is on high alert after two separate incidents of shootings left two dead and five injured. Copenhagen Police shot dead a man who opened fire on them hours after the attacks in the city. ...
  • Over Rs 30,000 crore being bet on India-Pakistan World Cup match February 15, 2015

    Mumbai: The World Cup is the best time of the year for betting syndicates and over Rs 30,000 crore have been bet on the India-Pakistan match. It is also an appropriate time for Mumbai Police to crackdown on illegal betting. With Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis making it very clear that he...
  • Some Arvind Kejriwal moments for Delhi police February 14, 2015

    New Delhi: Not only the common people were eager to have a glimpse of Arvind Kejriwal but also men and women in uniform seemed frenzied when he took as the capital's new Chief Minister at the historic Ramleela ground on Saturday. From senior officers to constables, a large number of security...
  • Maharashtra: Attempt to murder case against a man who tried to set a woman on fire February 14, 2015

    Palghar: The district police have launched man-hunt for a man from Nala Sopara who tried to set a woman on fire. The accused was identified as OM Goswami. Inspector Ravindra Badguzar of Nala Sopara police station said Goswami had intimate relations with the 21 years old victim, a resident of Gorai, since...
  • odisha: Three arrested, looted electronic articles recovered February 14, 2015

    Bhubaneswar: Three persons were arrested on Saturday and electronic goods worth Rs 3 crore allegedly looted from a godown in the city outskirts recovered from the police. Several goods including over 500 mobile phones, around 200 tablets, more than 200 laptops, over 2,000 pen drives, many data cards and LED monitors...