Scotland Yard

  • UK: Indian-origin woman, two daughters found dead in London 15-04-2013 11:33 AM

    An Indian-origin school laboratory technician and her two daughters were found dead under mysterious circumstances at their home in west London, a Scotland Yard spokesman said on Sunday. Heena Solanki, 34, was found dead along with Prish, 4, and Jasmine, 9, at their home in Midcroft, Ruislip on Friday evening....
  • UK: Indian-origin woman, 2 daughters found dead 14-04-2013 06:07 PM

    London: An Indian-origin school laboratory technician and her two daughters have been found dead under mysterious circumstances at their home in west London, a Scotland Yard spokesman said on Sunday. Heena Solanki, 34, was found dead along with Prish, 4, and Jasmine, 9, at their home in Midcroft, Ruislip on...
  • Hoax call: Oz radio staff receives death threats 14-12-2012 01:00 PM

    Melbourne: The staff of an Australian radio station, whose DJs made a prank call to a UK hospital that led to the death of an Indian-origin nurse, have received death threats, prompting some of them to move to safehouses. About a dozen staff of Sydney-based 2DayFM radio station have been...
  • 'Hoax call Aus RJs in hiding, undergoing therapy' 09-12-2012 06:09 PM

    London/Melbourne: The two Australian radio presenters, who made a prank call to a London hospital for details on Kate Middleton's pregnancy, that apparently led to an Indian-origin nurse's alleged suicide, are said to be in hiding amid global outrage. Mel Greig and Michael Christian, behind the prank call that has...
  • Fresh arrest in British phone hacking case 07-09-2011 04:21 PM

    London: A 35-year-old man on Wednesday became the sixteenth suspect to be arrested by British police as part of the investigation into phone hacking at the now-defunct News of the World tabloid of media baron Rupert Murdoch. Officers from Scotland Yard arrested the unnamed man early on Wednesday morning after...
  • Cop probing UK phone-hacking scandal arrested 20-08-2011 08:29 AM

    London: In a fresh development in Britain's phone hacking scandal, a police officer has been arrested in relation to leaks during investigation into the unethical news gathering practices at the now defunct News of the World tabloid. The 51-year-old detective constable was arrested while at work and bailed as part...
  • Facial recognition in use after riots 12-08-2011 02:56 PM

    London: Facial recognition technology being considered for London's 2012 Games is getting a workout in the wake of Britain's riots, a senior police chief told The Associated Press on Thursday, with officers feeding photographs of suspects through Scotland Yard's newly updated face-matching program. Chief Constable Andy Trotter of the British...
  • NOTW scandal: Police arrests another journalist 10-08-2011 07:59 PM

    London: Greg Miskiw, former news editor of the now defunct News of the World, was arrested on Wednesday by the Scotland Yard team investigating phone-hacking at newspaper titles owned by Rupert Murdoch's News International. Miskiw, 61, was arrested on suspicion of phone hacking, Scotland Yard said. He was arrested after...
  • We've arrested LulzSec spokesman: Scotland Yard 28-07-2011 09:16 AM

    London: Scotland Yard's cybercrime unit has arrested a teenager it suspects of working as the spokesman for the Lulz Security hacking collective, officials said Wednesday. The Metropolitan Police's Central e-Crime Unit arrested a 18-year-old at an address in Scotland's remote Shetland Islands, the force said in a statement. His name...
  • Probe in Norwegian killer's UK links 25-07-2011 04:47 PM

    London: Scotland Yard is probing links between the Norwegian killer Anders Behring Breivik and associates in Britain, based on mentions about a meeting in London in a document recovered from him after the Friday massacre. Breivik, 32, who has admitted carrying out the Oslo bombing and Utoeya island youth camp...
  • Hindi word is codename for Obama's UK visit 11-05-2011 03:29 PM

    London: Guess what's the codename Scotland Yard has chosen for US President Barack Obama's state visit to Britain later this month? It's "chalaque", a Hindi word that means sharp and crafty. An article in the Daily Telegraph said that the Scotland Yard randomly selects codenames and the choice of the...
  • Scotland Yard's well prepared for the Royal Wedding 28-04-2011 08:32 PM

    Buckingham Palace to Westminster Abbey is a short walk bur Scotland Yard's preparations are extensive for the Royal Wedding on Friday. ...
  • Terror plot foiled in Britain, 12 arrested 20-12-2010 04:47 PM

    London: Police in Britain have arrested 12 men on suspicion of preparing a potential plot against targets in the country, police said on Monday. The men, aged between 17 and 28, were detained by unarmed officers in dawn swoops at or near their homes in Cardiff, Stoke-on-Trent, Birmingham and London....
  • 26/11 replay warning puts London on alert 21-12-2009 01:03 PM

    Scotland Yard anticipates attack by small number of gunmen. ...
  • Who is this boy? London cops search for answers 22-03-2008 04:29 PM

    Johannesburg: Tailenders Mitchell Johnson and 18-year-old debutant Pat Cummins dragged Australia to a gutsy series-saving win in a scintillating finish to the second Test against South Africa at Wanderers on Monday. Australia clawed their way to 310-8 in fading light on the final day for a nailbiting and record-breaking two-wicket...
  • PPP rubbishes British Benazir death probe report 08-02-2008 09:24 PM

    Barbados: West Indies Players Association (WIPA) President and CEO Dinanath Ramnarine is set to negotiate with West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) over the collective bargaining agreement (CBA), a move that comes almost after a month-long stand off between the two. Despite WICB's insistence that it is no longer interested in...
  • Bilawal's security would cost Brits ₤1 million 14-01-2008 07:17 PM

    Wellington: Former Australia coach John Buchanan is set to become the first director of cricket of New Zealand, according to a report. The job was created to oversee New Zealand Cricket's entire high-performance programme, which includes the Black Caps. Buchanan is the clear frontrunner for the position and NZC will...
  • Scotland Yard begins Benazir death probe 06-01-2008 12:07 AM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka coach Trevor Bayliss is confident Muttiah Muralitharan will recover from a hamstring injury and play in Saturday's World Cup quarterfinals against England. Muralitharan did not bowl to his teammates in the nets on Wednesday but Bayliss said the offspinner bowled for 20 minutes in another practice facility...
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  • How Tony Blair escaped scam probe 25-03-2007 09:25 PM

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