Arrest

  • Mallipattinam clash: 22 arrested on hate speech charges 16-04-2014 05:47 PM

    Chennai: On electoral authorities' direction, police have arrested 22 persons for allegedly making hate speeches during a recent clash between different communities at Mallipattinam in Thanjavur district. Chief Electoral Officer Praveen Kumar said complaints were received from both sides that hate speeches were made by the other, in connection with...
  • US woman arrested for killing her seven babies 14-04-2014 08:40 AM

    Washington: Police in the US state of Utah on Sunday arrested a 39-year-old woman for killing her seven infants over a 10-year period, the media reported. Megan Huntsman was arrested from her Pleasant Grove home and booked on murder charges, The Salt Lake Tribune reported. Huntsman's ex-husband, who is believed...
  • 8 guns, 52 cartridges seized in Bhopal; seven arrested 13-04-2014 02:15 PM

    Seven youth were arrested after eight hand guns and 52 cartridges of Italian 12-bore gun were allegedly seized from them in the city, police said on Sunday. The illegal firearms were brought from neighbouring Uttar Pradesh, Superintendent of Police (headquarters) Shashikant Shukla told reporters last evening. Efforts were on to...
  • Three arrested for fraud in MPPEB's forest guard recruitment test 13-04-2014 02:11 PM

    Three persons have been arrested by the STF for allegedly committing fraud in the forest guard recruitment test conducted by the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB). The trio, identified as Dharmendra Nigam, Kuldeep Dauneria and Bhagirath Kemor, all residents of Morena in the state, were arrested by Madhya Pradesh...
  • ACB arrests electricity inspector for accepting bribe of Rs 6,000 10-04-2014 08:26 PM

    An assistant electricity inspector of power vigilance office was on Thursday arrested in a raid by Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 6,000 from a client for settling bills at Bhiwadi in Alwar district of Rajasthan. An ACB spokesman said that during searches in the houses...
  • Two arrested with over Rs 45 lakh cash in East Champaran 09-04-2014 06:32 PM

    A businessman and his son carrying Rs 45.5 lakh unaccounted cash were arrested on Wednesday from a place under Town police station in Bihar's East Champaran district, the police said. Acting on a tip off, a police arrested Shambhu Gupta and his son Roushan Kumar from near their residence on...
  • Two arrested for human trafficking in Kotdwar 06-04-2014 03:09 PM

    Two persons were arrested in connection with a human trafficking case from Kotdwara, police said on Sunday. They said Rajkumar, resident of Kauria in Kotdwar, filed a complaint that his wife Kajree and her four-month-old child were missing from their home. Rajkumar suspected that his wife was abducted and sold...
  • Arrest warrant against 42 officers for not joining poll duty 05-04-2014 10:32 PM

    The District Election Officer of Khurda on Saturday issued arrest warrant against 42 senior officers for not attending the training programme for the second phase of polling on April 17. "These officers were supposed to attend the training programmes for presiding officers at Jawahar Navoday Vidyalay at Gurujang on March...
  • Imran Masood gets an edge over rivals in Saharanpur with his anti-Modi rant 05-04-2014 08:45 AM

    Saharanpur: Positive publicity or negative publicity, it sure grabs eyeballs. At the moment, the person who seems to be cashing in on all the limelight he received for his remarks on Narendra Modi is Imran Masood. The Congress candidate from Saharanpur who was arrested for a hate speech against the...
  • 16 liquor smugglers arrested in Meerut 05-04-2014 12:14 AM

    Sixteen liquor smugglers were arrested from various districts of Meerut division in western Uttar Pradesh and 60 litres raw liquor and 3,106 bottles of smuggled liquor seized from them, police said on Friday. The raw liquor was seized from Muzafarnagar and Saharanpur areas, they said, adding around 2,600 bottles were...
  • ASI arrested for accepting bribe of Rs 10,000 04-04-2014 11:56 PM

    An assistant sub-inspector of police (ASI) was arrested on Friday by ACB for allegedly taking bribe of Rs 10,000 from a woman in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh. "Santosh Kumar Upadhyay, posted with Marwahi police station, was caught red-handed while accepting Rs 10,000 from the complainant for disposing off a case...
  • Three smugglers arrested with 5.37 quintal ganja 03-04-2014 07:02 PM

    The Economic Offence Wing (EOW) has seized 5.37 quintals of ganja from a truck and arrested three persons from NH-30 on Patna-Fatuha Road in Bihar's Patna district, an official said on Thursday. Acting on a tip off, the EOW sleuths intercepted a truck on Patna-Fatuha Road last night and seized...
  • Modi's opponent in Vadodara Mistry, 100 others detained for vandalism 03-04-2014 01:13 PM

    Vadodara: Congress candidate Madusudhan Mistry who has challenged BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has been detained by the police in Vadodara on Thursday. Mistry was detained along with 100 other party workers for vandalism. It is being reported that Mistry and his supporters were campaigning in Vadodara when the...
  • Three students arrested in connection with PMT scam 02-04-2014 08:30 AM

    Madhya Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) on Tuesday arrested three students and their fathers in connection with the multi-crore pre-medical test (PMT) scam, police said. Amit Kanse and his father Satyam, Ravindra Kharte and his father Madan and Rinki Jhauvri and her father Ramprakash, all residents of adjoining Dewas district,...
  • Block Education Officer, Circle Inspector arrested for accepting bribe 02-04-2014 07:51 AM

    Sleuths of the Vigilance Investigation Bureau allegedly caught the Block Education Officer of Samastipur and Circle Inspector of Alamnagar in Madhepura while taking bribe on Tuesday. "BEO Sudeshwar Sah was arrested when he was accepting Rs 25,000 from one Sunil Kumar Jha for the advancement of the government middle school...
  • IT arrests, seizes Rs 43 lakh in cash from man at Shahpura 01-04-2014 11:30 PM

    Sleuths of Income Tax department on Tuesday arrested a youth and seized Rs 43 lakh in cash from him at Shahpura near Jaipur, an official said. Mahendra Singh, a resident of Jhunjhunu, who did not disclose any information about the huge cash amount and its owner, was being interrogated, he...
  • Police arrest man carrying 12,000 detonators 01-04-2014 11:27 AM

    Nearly 12,000 detonators were recovered and a man was arrested in this connection early on Tuesday in Bihar's Kaimur district, police said. The recovery was made from a vehicle during routine search in view of the forthcoming Lok Sabha polls, Kaimur Superintendent of Police Ratnamani Sanjeev said. He added the...
  • Rs 27.5 lakh cash seized in West Champaran, two arrested 01-04-2014 12:11 AM

    Two persons were arrested after Rs 27.5 lakh in cash was seized from the car they were travelling in, police said on Monday. The duo identified as Manoj Paswan and Ranjeet Yadav, of Pokhriya, were travelling in an SUV from Bettiah to Bagaha, when they were stopped at a check-post...
  • Four Maoists arrested in two separate incidents, posters urging boycott of LS polls seized 31-03-2014 09:12 PM

    Security personnel have arrested four Maoists, including two carrying rewards on their heads, and seized posters urging boycott of Lok Sabha polls, from separate places in the insurgency-hit Bastar region of Chhattisgarh, official sources said in Raipur on Monday. Two Maoists, identified as Phool Singh (25) and Pareshwar (26), were...
  • Food inspector arrested while taking Rs 3,000 bribe 31-03-2014 07:17 PM

    Jharkhand vigilance sleuths arrested a food inspector, Sanjay Kumar in RanchiMonday and seized Rs.3,000 from him, said an official. "We arrested Sanjay Kumar who took a bribe of Rs.3,000 from a restaurant owner for giving him a licence. We were informed by the owner and on Monday, we trapped him...
  • Jajmau: Pak woman held in Kanpur for overstay 31-03-2014 04:03 PM

    An elderly Pakistani woman has been arrested for allegedly overstaying in the country after expiry of her visa and submitting fake documents for visa extension, police said on Monday. 70-year-old Surya Khatoon belongs to Karachi and was living in the city even after her visa had expired, they said. She...
  • Balaghat: Government school teacher arrested after allegedly raping a minor girl 31-03-2014 08:12 AM

    A government school teacher in Katangi town allegedly raped a six-year-old girl in his neighbourhood, police said on Sunday. The accused teacher, Santosh Deshmukh, posted at Manegaon Government School in Balaghat district, was arrested by the police in this connection. Deshmukh had raped the minor girl three days back when...
  • Five persons kidnap, rape 14-year-old girl; one arrested 30-03-2014 05:46 PM

    A 14-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and repeatedly gang raped by five persons at two different places, including in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Sunday. One of the accused identified as Nazar Khan was arrested while four others are absconding, they said. Police said the victim was known to Khan...
  • Two arms suppliers arrested in Munger 30-03-2014 04:28 PM

    Two arms suppliers were arrested on Sunday with a haul of weapons from a village in Muffassil police station in Bihar's Munger district, a police officer said. Acting on a tip-off, the police raided Bardaha village and arrested two arms suppliers - Gyanshankar Singh and Arun Singh - and seized...
  • 2.83 quintals of ganja seized in Patna, nine arrested 29-03-2014 07:18 PM

    2.83 quintals of ganja was seized from two vehicles and nine persons including the kingpin of the gang were arrested, police said in Patna on Saturday. The seizure was carried out by the Economic Offences Unit (EOU) and Special Task Force of the Bihar Police. "The gang procured huge consignments...
  • CBI arrests top I-T officer, BJP leader Malviya for accepting Rs 10 lakh bribe 29-03-2014 06:35 PM

    A deputy commissioner of Income Tax department has been arrested along with her husband, a BJP leader, and two others by CBI in Bhopalfor allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 10 lakh from a complainant. A case was registered on Friday on the basis of a complaint alleging that Poonam...
  • Rahul raps party candidate Imran Masood for hate speech against Modi 29-03-2014 06:12 PM

    Saharanpur: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has criticised his party's Saharanpur candidate Imran Masood who threatened to kill BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi. Rahul's comments come on a day when Masood was sent to 14-day judicial custody for hate speech. Rahul asking his party workers to abstain from making...
  • Sambhal: 8 men arrested for betting on India-Bangladesh T20 match 29-03-2014 02:57 PM

    Eight people were arrested for allegedly betting on India-Bangladesh T-20 match from Nakhasa area here, police said on Saturday. Naeem, Uvesh, Sajid, Gufran, Naushaad, Hafez, Askaar and Riyaz were arrested last night while betting on India-Bangladesh T-20 match, they said. Police said Rs 10,000 cash, a television set and two...
  • Liquor mafia attacks police officials in a bid to free their jailed associates 27-03-2014 03:04 PM

    Miscreants associated with liquor mafia injured at least eight policemen after allegedly pelting stones and freed three persons from police custody who were arrested in connection with selling illegal liquor at Khatoli town in Muzaffarnagar. A team of Excise and Police department had arrested three liquor mafia during raids on...
  • Shravasti: Wife hacks husband to death for allegedly cheating on her 26-03-2014 02:29 PM

    A 35-year-old man was allegedly killed by his wife for having an illicit relationship with another woman, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place on Tuesday when Abid was asleep and his wife Faiha (32) hacked him with an axe in Begum Sarai locality in Ikauna area of Shravasti...