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  • Delhi Police refute AAP's allegations of conducting a biased probe 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Friday rubbished all allegations of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) that it is conducting a biased investigation into the alleged suicide of Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh. The police defended not sharing information with a magisterial probe ordered by the Delhi government. Delhi government sources...
  • Delhi Police refuses to cooperate with magisterial probe ordered by AAP government 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The tussle between the Aam Aadmi Party government and the Delhi Police over the suicide of a farmer at a rally is out in the open. Delhi Police has refused to cooperate with the magisterial probe ordered by AAP government stating that it does not report to the...
  • Delhi Police submits report to Home Ministry, sends team to Gajendra's village 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Thursday submitted a detailed report to Home Minister Rajnath Singh in connection with the farmer's suicide at an AAP rally while a Crime Branch team which is probing the case has been sent to the village of the deceased in Rajasthan. "We have submitted a...
  • Media persons with identity cards allowed near Kejriwal, says Delhi Police chief 4 days ago

    Delhi Police has decided to inform the Delhi CM that it is not possible to keep the media away as there is no threat perception to him from press persons. Sources have told CNN-IBN that a wireless call was made by the Joint Secy to the Delhi CM on Tuesday...
  • Centre pulled up Delhi Police chief over alleged snooping of Rahul Gandhi March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: After the opposition stormed Parliament over reports of a Delhi Police constables visiting Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's residence and enquiring about his whereabouts, the Centre summoned Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on March 14. Bassi met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at the latter's residence. PMO Principal Secretary...
  • War of words between Centre and Congress over Rahul Gandhi snooping issue March 16, 2015

    The Congress is taking on the NDA government for allegedly snooping on party Vice President Rahul Gandhi. The pro forma sent to Rahul's residence sought details such as height, father's name, deformities, dress and shoes worn and details of close associates. ...
  • Rahul Gandhi security check: Snooping or storm in a teacup? March 16, 2015

    The Congress is taking on the NDA government for allegedly snooping on Rahul Gandhi. The proforma sent to Rahul's residence sought details such as height, fathers name, physical deformities, dress and shoes worn and details of close associates. ...
  • Government releases pro formas of Sonia Gandhi, LK Advani, Amit Shah March 16, 2015

    New Delhi: The government has released pro formas of high profile leaders to prove that the profiling of VVIPs is carried out as a routine drill by Delhi Police. The pro formas released include that of senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Sushma Swaraj, Lal Krishna Advani, party President Amit Shah...
  • Centre likely to make statement on Rahul Gandhi 'snooping' issue in Parliament March 16, 2015

    New Delhi: The Central government is likely to make statement on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi "snooping" issue in Parliament on Monday. Earlier, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi briefed Minister of State Home Kiren Rijiju on the alleged snooping of Rahul. Congress leaders have accused the Narendra Modi government of...
  • Rahul Gandhi snooping row: Congress accuses BJP of political espionage March 15, 2015

    The Congress is up in arms over a Delhi police team's visit to Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's residence last week. The Delhi police says it was a routine security drill. The Congress is calling it political espionage and wants an explanation from the Home Minister and the Prime Minister....
  • Rahul snooping row: Delhi Police never works under any political pressure, says BS Bassi March 14, 2015

    New Delhi: After Congress criticised Narendra Modi government for political espionage on Rahul Gandhi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Sambit Patra said that this is a technical issue and not political one. Clarifying BJP's stand Patra said that the police provided outer cover even to SPG protectees and Congress did...
  • Conditional permission to interview Delhi gangrape convict can be given: Delhi Police chief March 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Wednesday backed Tihar Jail authorities and said there was nothing wrong in granting conditional permission to interview one of the convicts of 2012 Delhi gangrape case, Mukesh Singh. British filmmaker Leslee Udwin interviewed the death row convict for 16 hours in a...
  • Kejriwal visits Delhi Police headquarter, gives suggestions for better policing February 28, 2015

    New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday visited the Delhi Police Headquarters where he reviewed functioning of the force and gave suggestions for improving law and order, especially women's security, in the city. Kejriwal, who spent nearly three hours at the PHQ, was accompanied by Deputy Chief Minister Manish...
  • 5 arrested in Petroleum Ministry documents leak case sent to 3 days of police custody February 21, 2015

    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...
  • 5 arrested in Petroleum Ministry documents leak case to be presented in court February 21, 2015

    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...
  • 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,...
  • Respect Kejriwal's wish on security, says Delhi Police Chief BS Bassi February 16, 2015

    New Delhi: On the first day of his office, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Monday. The duo discussed about security of Delhi people and extending full cooperation. Bassi added, "Delhi CM assured me that the government will extend full cooperation to state police in...
  • Sunanda Pushkar murder: Shashi Tharoor likely to be summoned again by SIT, says Delhi Police chief February 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress MP and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor is likely to be summoned again by the Delhi Police in the death case of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. The Delhi Police is likely to examine him following the interrogation of Pushkar's son Shiv Menon. Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi said...
  • Police allow AAP candidate Naresh Balyan to appear for interrogation after Delhi elections February 6, 2015

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate Naresh Baliyan will be interrogated by the Delhi Police crime branch after Delhi elections in connection with liquor found at a warehouse owned by him. Delhi Police had said Balyan had to join the probe otherwise they will take legal action in the recovery...
  • Delhi Police to deploy 55000 police personnel on election day February 6, 2015

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has made all the necessary arrangements for the February 7 polls. Patrolling has already started in all sensitive areas to ensure a free and fair election in the city. On the election day, 55000 police personnel will be deployed by the Delhi Police. Reportedly, senior officers...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: Shashi Tharoor may be questioned again soon January 27, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor may be questioned again in connection with his wife Sunanda Pushkar's mysterious death, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said. Tharoor has already been examined by the SIT once. He was questioned by police on January 19 for around four hours at the office...
  • Tharoor cooperated in investigation, questioned him on number of issues: Delhi Police chief January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor was intensely questioned on Monday night for about four hours by a special team of Delhi Police on the circumstances leading to the mysterious death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar a year back. This is for the first time Shashi Tharoor has been questioned on...
  • Tharoor will be quizzed in Sunanda death case in a day or two, confirms Delhi Police January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: In more trouble for Shashi Tharoor, the Delhi Police has confirmed that they will question the Congress MP in connection with the mysterious death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. Delhi Police chief BS Bassi said that Tharoor has been asked to join the investigation and will be questioned in...
  • Shashi Tharoor will be questioned in few days in Sunanda death case: Delhi Police chief January 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi said that Congress MP Shashi Tharoor will be questioned in the next few days in his wife Sunanda Pushkar death case. The Special Investigation Team, probing the death case, had on Thursday questioned the crew of a flight from Thiruvananthapuram to Delhi in...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 15, 2015

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  • News 360: Kiran Bedi joins BJP, to contest Delhi Assembly elections January 15, 2015

    The BJPs mission Delhi got a shot in the arm, when former top cop and once close Anna aide Kiran Bedi joined the party on Thursday. Kiran Bedi who may well be the face of the BJP will be pitted against her one time collegue Arvind Kejriwal and his Aam...
  • Delhi Police sources say Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar death an open-and-shut case January 14, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar death is a open-and-shut case, Delhi Police sources claimed on Wednesday. While adding that there is no hurry to question Tharoor in the mysterious death of Sunanda, officials are likely to ask him why he forced doctors to change opinion in...
  • Sunanda Pushkar murder: War of words between husband Shashi Tharoor, Subramanian Swamy January 13, 2015

    New Delhi: The Sunanda Pushkar murder case took an ugly turn on Tuesday with BJP leader Subramanian Swamy and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor indulging in a war of words. While Swamy clearly stated that Sunanda's husband Tharoor was a part of the murder conspiracy, the former Union minister hit back...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's death: Tharoor demands a fair probe devoid of any political pressure January 9, 2015

    Thrissur (Kerala): Congress MP and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor has said he was very troubled with the conclusion arrived at during the investigation of his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death. He demanded an impartial and speedy investigation without any political pressure. Issuing a statement to mediapersons at Thrissur in Kerala over...