Suspension

  • Vaiko meets Alagiri at his residence, seeks support for LS polls 23-03-2014 10:18 AM

    Chennai: In what could be a major political development in Tamil Nadu politics, MDMK general secretary Vaiko met suspended DMK leader MK Alagiri at his residence in Madurai on Sunday. Meeting between the two leaders holds significance as it comes days after the MDMK became a part of the BJP-led...
  • Fly-over collapse: MP goverment suspends three engineers 01-03-2014 12:20 AM

    Madhya Pradesh Government on Friday suspended an executive engineer and two engineers following the collapse of a portion of an under-construction fly-over on Thursday. Three labourers were injured in the collapse. Public Works Department sources said Executive Engineer R N Mishra and two Assistant Engineers were suspended for alleged negligence...
  • 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...
  • Nanpara police suspends constable over rape charges 06-02-2014 09:22 AM

    A UP police constable has been suspended after he was booked for allegedly raping a woman in Bahraichdistrict, a senior police official said on Wednesday. A woman had accused constable Santosh posted at Nanpara police station of raping her. Based on her complaint an FIR was lodged against him, Superintendent...
  • Four constables suspended over allegedly beating a man, three others 31-01-2014 11:08 PM

    Four police constables were on Friday suspended for allegedly beating a man and his three friends while they were partying at his residence and threatening to frame them in a false case if they did not give money. Senior Superintendent of Police Dharmendra Singh issued suspension orders of all four...
  • Won't tolerate harsh words against Stalin: Karunanidhi on Alagiri suspension 28-01-2014 01:28 PM

    Chennai: In his first reaction on the Alagiri suspension issue, DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Tuesday said that he was suspended because he used "harsh words" against Stalin. "Alagiri came to my house on January 24 and complained regarding Stalin and troubled me and used harsh words. Alagiri told me...
  • PMT scam: 153 medical students suspended for admission using 'unfair means' 15-01-2014 02:52 PM

    Over 150 students have been suspended by the deans of three medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh for allegedly using "unfair means" to clear Pre-Medical Tests (PMT) conducted between 2006 and 2012 to secure admission to MBBS course. Confirming this, Director, Medical Education Dr SS Khushwaha said that all these 153...
  • Dense fog hits flight operations at Delhi airport 05-01-2014 11:50 PM

    New Delhi: Flight operations came to a standstill on Sunday night after dense fog enveloped the IGI Airport leading to delay in schedule of around 40 flights. Around 150 domestic and international flights at the Indira Gandhi International Airport had been affected earlier in the day due to fog, causing...
  • Vikasnagar SDM suspended for not acting on mining mafias 28-12-2013 04:46 PM

    The Sub-Divisional Magistrate of Vikasnagar was suspended after a report by the District Magistrate here indicted him of not acting against illegal mining flourishing in the area. SDM Vikasnagar Arvind Pandey was suspended on the basis of a report submitted by Dehradun District Magistrate BVRC Purushottam, which said illegal mining...
  • Director Sports Shailesh Kumar Singh suspended on charges of dereliction of duty 25-12-2013 09:07 PM

    Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday suspended Director Sports Shailesh Kumar Singh on charges of dereliction of duty. "The officer was creating hurdle in development activities for sports. "He held estimate file of swimming pool to be constructed in Saifai (Etawah). Later he sent file but did mention reasons for delay",...
  • Boy accused of kidnapping commits suicide in custody; 5 policemen suspended 10-12-2013 10:42 AM

    A youth, arrested for allegedly kidnapping a 16-year-old girl, reportedly committed suicide in police custody on Monday. Five policemen, including the police station in-charge, have been suspended by the SSP over the incident and case has also been lodged against them on the complaint of the deceased's mother. The SSP...
  • 4 policemen suspended for negligence of duty after couple beaten up over 'love affair' 17-10-2013 10:07 AM

    Four policemen were suspended for negligence of duty after a tribal man and a married woman were allegedly beaten up and their faces blackened by Khokariya villagers who disapproved of a relationship between the two, police said in Dhar on Thursday. Dhamnod police station in-charge Mukesh Ijardar, a sub-inspector and...
  • JD(U) suspends 2 MPs for 6 years for praising Narendra Modi 03-10-2013 08:10 AM

    Janata Dal(U) on Wednesday suspended two rebel MPs from the party for six years following their anti-party activities, a senior official said. The decision to suspend Jainarayan Nishad and Purnamasi Ram was taken by JD(U) national president Sharad Yadav considering their persistent anti-party activities, Bihar JD(U) chief Bashistha Narayan Singh...
  • Kunal Ghosh writes to TMC leadership to revoke suspension 29-09-2013 11:29 PM

    Kolkata: Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh on Sunday wrote to the party leadership, including TMC supremo Mamata Banergee, urging for revocation of the suspension order served on him, saying he was sorry if his comments had hurt any party worker. Ghosh, however, said he would stick to the issues...
  • Nagpal meets Akhilesh, offers clarification 21-09-2013 06:08 PM

    Lucknow: With inquiry pending against her, suspended IAS officer Durga Sakhti Nagpal Saturday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and gave clarification over the issue which led to her suspension. Nagpal and her husband Abhishek Singh, also an IAS officer, met the chief minister this afternoon and gave clarification...
  • Goa: Suspension on mining leases to be lifted after Ganesh festival 06-09-2013 06:36 PM

    The Goa government will begin the process of lifting suspension on the mining leases only after the ten-day long Ganesh Chaturthi festival beginning from Monday, a senior official said on Friday. Assistant Director of Mines and Geology Department Parag Nagarcekar told PTI that the process to sign lease agreements with...
  • Centre accepts MP govt's recommendation to dismiss suspended IAS couple 02-09-2013 01:52 PM

    Decks have been cleared for dismissal of tainted Madhya Pradesh IAS couple Arvind and Tinu Joshi, with the Centre accepting the state government's recommendation to remove them from service, official sources said on Monday. The Department for Personnel and Training had forwarded to the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) its...
  • 3 jail inmates use a rope to escape, prison staff suspended 22-08-2013 11:44 AM

    Three inmates escaped from Etawah district jail after which the entire prison staff on duty at the time of the incident has been suspended with immediate effect, official sources said in Etawah on Thursday. Three inmates, including one who was serving life sentence, escaped from the prison by scaling walls...
  • Suspension order of mining leases to be withdrawn: Manohar Parikkar 20-08-2013 04:49 PM

    Goa government has decided to lift the suspension order on mining leases and also formed a special investigation team (SIT) of state police to investigate into illegal mining in the state. State Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told reporters on Tuesday that the suspension order issued in September 2012 against all...
  • Deputy Commissioner suspends revenue dept official 19-08-2013 06:01 PM

    A revenue department official was suspended on Monday for dereliction of duty in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir. "On the instructions of Deputy Commissioner, Budgam, Khursheed Amad Girdawar Ali Mohammad Dar, who was working as Naib Tehsildar, Nagam, has been placed under suspension with immediate effect for dereliction of...
  • Azam Khan's men carrying pistols roam around my house, will kill me: Kanwal Bharti 19-08-2013 01:35 PM

    Kanwal Bharti, a Dalit writer who was arrested earlier this month for his posts on a social networking website praising suspended IAS official Durga Shakti Nagpal, has alleged that Uttar Pradesh Urban Development Minister Azam Khan could get him killed. Bharti late on Sunday alleged that the minister was trying...
  • Durga suspension row: SC agrees to hear petition against UP government 19-08-2013 11:32 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a contempt petition against the Uttar Pradesh government for suspending IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal. The petition filed by advocate ML Sharma said the IAS officer was suspended even after she followed the Supreme Court's orders. Durga, in her reply...
  • Four police constables suspended for assaulting woman 18-08-2013 06:50 PM

    Four police constables were suspended for allegedly assaulting a woman during an altercation with her family members over a trivial issue. On August 15, the complainant Vikas was going somewhere with his family when he was hit by the bike of police constable Sajid, who was in civil dress, police...
  • Suspended IAS officer Durga replies to chargesheet: Reports 16-08-2013 11:53 PM

    Suspended IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal is reported to have given her reply to the chargesheet that the Uttar Pradesh government had served on her over the demolition of the wall of an under-construction mosque in Gautam Buddha Nagar. TV channels reported tonight that the 28-year-old officer, who was the...
  • SC dismisses PIL challenging suspension of IAS officer Durga Nagpal 16-08-2013 12:37 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a PIL challenging the suspension of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal by the Uttar Pradesh government. While dismissing the plea, the bench headed by Justice HL Dutta said Durga can take care of herself and can question the order of the Chief...
  • Durga suspension: SC notice to UP govt over Dalit scholar's arrest 16-08-2013 12:11 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government over the arrest of Dalit scholar Kanwal Bharti and has sought an explanation. The Dalit scholar was arrested for slamming Samajwadi Party government on Facebook over the suspension of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal. Bharti...
  • Durga Nagpal suspension: IPS officer seeks change in rule 12-08-2013 12:18 PM

    Citing the suspension of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal as one of many such in Uttar Pradesh, an IPS officer on Monday tabled a proposal to the central government proposing certain changes in the procedure to be followed in such cases. IPS officer Amitabh Thakur told IANS he has personally...
  • Civil servants behave as if they are the kings: Azam Khan 11-08-2013 06:34 PM

    Even as controversy involving suspended IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal refuses to die down, UP minister Azam Khan on Sunday criticised country's bureaucrats for "behaving with people like kings", and said civil services should have been abolished immediately after the independence. In an interview to a Hindi newspaper in Rampur,...
  • Govt may change rules for IAS suspension, transfer: Sources 09-08-2013 03:54 PM

    New Delhi: In the backdrop of controversial suspension of Durga Shakti Nagpal, the Centre is considering amending rules to ensure an IAS officer is not suspended or transferred due to vested interest, government sources said on Friday. Most of the political parties are not opposed to changes in rules, the...
  • IAS Nagpal issue blown out of proportion: Shivpal Yadav 08-08-2013 08:00 PM

    Claiming that no illegal mining is taking place in Uttar Pradesh, minister Shivpal Singh Yadav on Thursday said the issue of suspension of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal is a "minor" one, and is being blown out of proportion. Talking to reporters in Bahraich, where he had gone to take...