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  • MP: Lokayukta police recovers assets worth Rs 5 crore from assistant excise commissioner October 17, 2014

    Indore: Lokayukta Police on Friday recovered disproportionate assets worth Rs 5 crore from an Assistant Excise Commissioner in Madhya Pradesh. Gold and cash were recovered from Naval Jamod's premises in Dhar and Indore. A house and a plot in posh area in Indore were also attached. Jamod also allegedly owned a...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 15, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • Terminally ill boy becomes Hyderabad police chief for a day October 15, 2014

    Hyderabad: Ten-year-old Sadiq wanted to be police commissioner for a day and his wish was fulfilled by the Hyderabad Police Commissioner Mahender Reddy on Wednesday. Clad in khaki uniform with a cap, the terminally ill boy occupied the chair of the police commissioner while Mahender Reddy and other officers saluted him. The...
  • UPSC asked to withdraw proforma which demands photographs showing disability from applicants October 14, 2014

    New Delhi: In an interim reprieve for the differently abled Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) aspirants, the Court of Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disability has directed the commission to withdraw its proforma in which applicants had to provide photographs showing their disability as a proof. The order has been issued...
  • Ghaziabad: District administrators prepare list of tax evaders October 9, 2014

    Ghaziabad: District administration has prepared a list of top 217 tax evaders and in case of default in payment of arrears of their municipal taxes, it is planning to initiate stern action against them. After assuming the additional charge of Municipal Commissioner of Nagar Nigam Ghaziabad, District Magistrate Vimal Kumar...
  • Paid news should attract disqualification: VS Sampath September 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Paid news should be made an electoral offence that attracts disqualification so that it acts as a deterrent, Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath on Sunday suggested and said inadequacies in legal framework were not allowing the poll panel to effectively check this and other malpractices. He also said that...
  • SC raps Modi government over lack of transparency in the appointment of CVC September 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has expressed unhappiness over the procedure proposed by the government for the appointment of the Chief Vigilance and Vigilance Commissioners. The court has criticised the appointment procedure saying it lacks transparency. The apex court said that the lack of a transparent procedure will deprive...
  • Delhi Police transfers 19 ACPs September 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Tuesday carried out transfers of 19 ACPs as part of a routine exercise. The exercise sees, among others, Additional Commissioner of Police Rajiv Kumar Midha, who was in charge of Patel Nagar (central district), being moved to the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) as ACP. Somender...
  • J&K: People living in the border areas have been alerted says Commissioner September 4, 2014

    In an interview to CNNIBN, Divisional Commissioner Shantmanu said that many people had been rescued from the flood affected areas. "All departments have been put on high alert. People living in the border areas have been alerted," said Shantmanu. ...
  • Saharanpur riots: Probe report blames government officials for failure to control situation August 26, 2014

    Saharanpur: The Commissioner of Meerut division, who probed Saharanpur riots that left three persons dead, has blamed government officials for failure to control situation, say sources. The Commissioner submitted an 85page report to the Uttar Pradesh Home Secretary Rakesh Bahadur on Tuesday. Violence had erupted in Kutubsher area of Saharanpur on July...
  • 5 DCs get notice for failing to utilise Central funds in Naxalhit districts August 8, 2014

    Deputy commissioners of five districts in Jharkhand have been served notices to explain their 'inability' to utilise additional central funds of Rs 30 crore for naxalaffected areas and 'failure' in submitting accounts properly. Serving the notices to deputy commissioners of naxalaffected Giridih, Simdega, East Singhbhum, Khunti and Garhwa districts, Development Commissioner...
  • Haryana IAS officer says Hooda flouted rules to appoint top officials July 29, 2014

    Chandigarh: Adding more fuel to the controversy over appointment of the three Right to Service Commissioners and two Information Commissioners by the Haryana government, IAS officer Pradeep Kasni has alleged irregularities in the actions. On Sunday, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda administered the oath of office to the commissioners despite...
  • Watch: New trailer for 'Gotham' featuring 'Ticking Bomb' by Aloe Blacc July 28, 2014

    How excited are you about 'Gotham'? In the latest series, fans will now get a chance to get a glimpse into the world of Batman before Batman actually existed. With the San Diego ComicCon creating a lot of buzz around the series, Fox has released a new trailer for the...
  • Watch: You must not miss this new trailer for 'Gotham' featuring the track 'Ticking Bomb' by Aloe Blacc July 27, 2014

    How excited are you about 'Gotham'? In the latest series, fans will now get a chance to get a glimpse into the world of Batman before Batman actually existed. With the San Diego ComicCon creating a lot of buzz around the series, Fox has released a new trailer for the...
  • Watch: New promo of 'Gotham' urges the residents to report criminal activities to Gotham Chronicle, not the police July 24, 2014

    In the new promo of 'Gotham', an American superhero television series created by Bruno Heller, a newspaper, which talks about the most dangerous criminals who walk on the streets freely, asks the residents to not depend on law enforcement if they witness any criminal activity. Instead, they should report the...
  • Odisha reviews preparedness to tackle flood July 23, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: With water level rising in several Odisha rivers following incessant rains and a forecast of more rains due to a depression, the state government reviewed preparedness to deal with possible flood. "There is a possibility of flood in Keonjhar, Jajpur and Bhadrak districts. All arrangements are being made to deal...
  • Bangalore rape: Will collect information; investigate and prosecute, says Police Commissioner July 22, 2014

    Bangalore Police Commissioner MN Reddy on Monday said that the police will take a look at all the evidences in 6yearold minor's rape case and will find clues, collect information, investigate and then prosecute. "I would request the public to not panic and cooperate with us," he said. ...
  • Watch: Detective James Gordon asks Bruce Wayne to 'be strong' after his parents are shot, in this moving teaser for 'Gotham' July 9, 2014

    How excited are you about 'Gotham'? In the latest series, fans will now get a chance to get a glimpse into the world of Batman before Batman actually existed. In this latest teaser for 'Gotham', Detective James Gordon consoles young Bruce Wayne, whose parents have just been shot by...
  • Making big people accountable to law sent a positive message: CVC July 7, 2014

    Hyderabad: Holding powerful people accountable to law in recent scams like 2G and CWG has sent a positive message that the high and mighty cannot get away with any wrongdoings, Central Vigilance Commissioner Pradeep Kumar said on Monday. "I mentioned that a number of scams had caught the attention of public...
  • Preity Zinta meets Mumbai Police chief, provides names of more witnesses June 30, 2014

    Mumbai: In the latest development in the Preity ZintaNess Wadia tiff, the Bollywood actress on Monday met Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria. Preity has given a fresh application giving more details of the three incidents mentioned in her earlier statements. She has also provided names of some more witnesses. Preity Zinta,...
  • The video of a drone delivering a pizza in Mumbai was a hoax, police say: reports June 19, 2014

    The Mumbai police have reported that a video clip of a drone delivering pizza from a Lower Parel outlet to a Worli highrise was a stunt, the Mumbai Mirror said in a report published on Thursday. The N M Joshi Marg police had initiated an inquiry after a clip showing a...
  • Ensure smooth conduct of Uttarakhand panchayat polls: Election Commissioner June 12, 2014

    State Election Commissioner Subardhan has asked poll observers to conduct Panchayat elections scheduled to be held in Uttarakhand later this month objectively and with total transparency. At a meeting held with election observers in Dehradun on Wednesday, the state election commissioner said they play an important role during elections and asked...
  • CMRS completes Jaipur metro safety audit June 12, 2014

    Commissioner of Metro Rail Safety has completed "safety audit" of coaches of Jaipur metro on its first phase which is likely to begin operation by August end, an official said on Thursday. "A physical inspection of metro coaches running on track were audited on safety measures by a team of senior...
  • Angelina Jolie, UK's Hague, vow action against sexual violence in war June 11, 2014

    Reuters: Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie and British Foreign Secretary William Hague vowed on Tuesday to ensure the world's first summit on ending sexual violence in conflict resulted in practical action to punish those responsible and help victims. Up to 1,200 government ministers, military and judicial officials and activists from up to...
  • Dalit sisters' gangrape case: Bareilly Divisional Commissioner removed from post May 31, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday removed Bareilly Divisional Commissioner Ajay Kumar Singh from his post, placing him on the wait list, an official said here. "Singh has been put on the wait list and Secretary, Sports and Youth Welfare, K Ravindranayak has been posted in his place," he said. However, no reason...
  • LS polls: CEO seeks extra general observers for last phase in WB May 10, 2014

    The Election Commission has been requested by the CEO of West Bengal that one additional general observer be provided as a confidence building measure for each of the 17 Lok Sabha constituencies which would go to polls in the last phase on May 12. "CEO Sunil Gupta has sent a request...
  • Watch: First trailer of Fox's new series 'Gotham' shows the world of Batman, before Batman May 6, 2014

    Everyone knows the name Commissioner Gordon. He is one of the crime world's greatest foes, a man whose reputation is synonymous with law and order. But what is known of Gordon's story and his rise from rookie detective to Police Commissioner? What did it take to navigate the multiple layers...
  • Narendra Modi fears strong RTI Commissioner and Lokayukta may land him behind bars: Rahul Gandhi May 5, 2014

    Rahul Gandhi on Monday charged Narendra Modi with having balked at appointing a RTI Commissioner and Lokayukta in Gujarat for fear of being booked for alleged irregularities in providing benefits to his favourite industrial group. "Modi tries to ensnare you with his claims of being an efficient chowkidar (watchman). You need...
  • EC reviews arrangements for 5th and 6th phase of LS polls in Bihar May 5, 2014

    Deputy Election Commissioner Alok Shukla on Sunday reviewed the arrangements for the fifth and sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections in Bihar to ensure smooth and incidentfree voting. Shukla held a video conference with district magistrates and superintendents of police of the respective constituencies and passed on necessary directions of the...
  • Action sought against Jharkhand police officers in connection with a Maoist ambush May 1, 2014

    Jharkhand Police have recommended the suspension of the Dumka district police superintendent and action against the deputy commissioner for negligence of duty in connection with a Maoist ambush that left eight members of a polling team dead. Eight people, including five security personnel and three polling staff, were killed and five...