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  • Attack on Manipuri student just a scuffle, not a racial crime: Bangalore DCP 6 days ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore city police has clarified that the attack on the Manipuri boy was not a racial attack but was just a scuffle. Vikas Kumar Vikas, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) North East district, Bangalore said that the culprit's attacked the boys in a fit of rage as they...
  • Delhi gangrape: First 18 hours were the most crucial, recalls DCP Chhaya Sharma September 9, 2013

    Recalling the investigations in the Delhi gangrape case, Deputy Commissioner of Police Chhaya Sharma said that the first 18 hours were the most crucial to find the accused involved in the crime. She recalls how small teams were immediately made to find out the offending vehicle and how the CCTV...
  • DCPs' transfers not linked with rape incidents: Delhi Police April 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Tuesday refuted suggestions that the transfer of its two Deputy Commissioners were connected with the recent rape incidents in the national capital, saying such reports cast "unwarranted aspersions" on their reputation. DCP (South) Chhaya Sharma was on Monday transferred to Mizoram and DCP (East) Prabhakar to...
  • Delhi minor rape: Metro shuts Race Course station April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro closed down its Race Course station near Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence for public Sunday evening anticipating protests against the rape of a fiveyearold girl. The station was closed at 6:45 pm, hours after a group of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) activists tried to stage protest at...
  • Live: Delhi minor rape accused sent to judicial custody till May 4 April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: 7:57 pm: Aam Aadmi Party workers gather at 7, Race Course Road, which is Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's official residence. They deflate tyres of Delhi Police buses even as police presence is increased at 7 RCR. 6:16 pm: The accused in the Delhi minor rape case Manoj Kumar is...
  • Death penalty for child rapists should be considered: CPI(M) April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: BJP leader Sushma Swaraj's demand for death penalty to child rapists on Sunday got the backing of CPI(M) which said it was open to the idea. "We are willing to discuss and consider this because what happened in this Delhi rape case is gruesome. There is something seriously...
  • Delhi minor rape: 5yearold stable, needs several weeks to recover April 21, 2013

    In a medical update of the fiveyearold rape survivor, an AIIMS official says that the toddler is recovering well, her vital parameters are stable. The official says that she is out of danger at the moment. "The girl is alert, stable and speaking to her parents," says the official. ...
  • Delhi minor rape: We should have zero tolerance against even minor issues, says activist April 21, 2013

    An AIIMS doctor said that the fiveyearold rape survivor is showing gradual recovery and her vital parameters are stable. ...
  • Delhi rape: Police probing if second person is involved April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police is investigating whether a second person was involved in the rape of a fiveyearold girl, who is undergoing treatment in AIIMS. However, Delhi Police spokesperson Rajan Bhagat issued a statement denying "rumours" of arresting a second accused or looking for him. A senior police official said...
  • Delhi minor rape: Wave of revulsion anger across the nation April 21, 2013

    The fiveyearold Delhi rape survivor is still in hospital but stable and alert as the capital took to the streets once again to protest against rising rape cases with a wave of revulsion anger across the nation as well. ...
  • Delhi minor rape: Women's safety a matter of concern, says PM April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Condemning the rape of a 5yearold girl in Delhi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said safety, security and status of women in the country is a matter of concern. While addressing the Civil Services Day function in the national capital, Manmohan said the gruesome assault on a little child reminds...
  • Live: Rapid Action Force deployed at India Gate, 7 RCR April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: 6:21 pm: Rapid Action Force deployed at India Gate, Prime Minsiter Manmohan Singh's official residence 7, Race Course Road and at police headquarters. Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) members block ITO crossing near police headquarters even as around 100 protesters gather at India Gate and hold peaceful...
  • Delhi: Minor rape survivor in hospital, more protests expected today April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: The fiveyearold Delhi rape survivor is still in hospital but stable and alert as the capital took to the streets once again to protest against rising rape cases with a wave of revulsion anger across the nation as well. Manoj Kumar, 22, who is accused of brutalising the...
  • Delhi minor rape: Police reforms need of the hour, says Kiran Bedi April 20, 2013

    Former top cop and social activist Kiran Bedi said that the police officials need to be trained better. ...
  • Delhi minor rape: Anger, outrage on streets against police April 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The brutal sexual assault of a fiveyearold girl in Delhi brought protesters out on the streets again, with a large number of them gathering outside Delhi Police Headquarters and the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Saturday demanding action and justice for the minor survivor. Holding banners...
  • Delhi rape: Muzaffarpur residents demand death for accused April 20, 2013

    Muzaffarpur: People in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district expressed anger and shame on Saturday that one of their own was involved in the brutal rape of a fiveyearold girl in Delhi. Manoj Kumar, who allegedly raped the girl after confining her in his Gandhi Nagar room in east Delhi, is from Bharthua...
  • Delhi minor rape: Police arrest accused in Muzaffarpur April 20, 2013

    Muzaffarpur: A 25yearold youth allegedly involved in the rape of the fiveyearold girl in the national capital was arrested in Muzaffarpur on Saturday morning, police said. Manoj Kumar was apprehended from Chiknouta, his inlaw's village, at around 2.00 am from Muzaffarpur in Bihar, about 50 kms from Patna. The youth was...
  • Minor's rape: Delhi Police suspends three officials April 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Friday night suspended one of its Assistant Commissioner for slapping a young girl inside a hospital during a protest against the brutal rape of a fiveyearold girl and two other officials on the charge of trying to hush up the case. ACP BS Ahlawat slapped...
  • Delhi minor rape: Police zero in on accused April 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The national capital once again witnessed anguish, anger and helplessness on Friday as details of the rape of a 5yearold girl emerged, shocking citizens who have been demanding stringent measures for safety of women in New Delhi, where barely months ago the rape of a 23yearold paramedical student...
  • ATS DCP's wife says he accidentally pulled the trigger March 28, 2013

    Thane: In a twist, the widow of the senior police official with Maharashtra ATS has claimed that her husband did not commit suicide, but he accidentally triggered the firearm that led to his death, police said on Thursday. On March 23, Sanjay Banerjee, Deputy Police Commissioner with the state's anti terror...
  • ATS officer shoots himself in front of family March 24, 2013

    Mumbai: In a freak incident, a police officer in the Maharashtra AntiTerrorism Squad (ATS) shot himself dead at a restaurant in Thane on Saturday evening. The officer had gone to the Goa Portuguese Hotel with his family where he shot himself dead around 4.00 pm. The reason for his suicide...
  • UP: Team of policemen attacked in Bareilly March 4, 2013

    Bareilly: In another incident of crime against police in Uttar Pradesh, a team of policemen in Bareilly was attacked by a group of 15-20 men. The police were trying to make an arrest in a robbery case when the incident happened. The team was fired upon while arresting a history-sheeter, leaving...
  • Delhi school rape: School teachers, support staff under scrutiny, say police March 2, 2013

    A 7-year-old girl was raped in an MCD school on Thursday at Mangolpuri, leading to violent protests. "We are examining all those people who are connected with the school, either teachers or support staff. All those people are under the scanner," DCP (outer) BS Jaiswal said on Saturday. ...
  • Mumbai: Top cop locked up over land dispute? August 6, 2012

    Mumbai: Nothing is more real than real estate, as the ground underneath our feet continues to shrink with every new construction. This fact was borne out on Sunday when a dispute over a piece of land between IPS officer MarieLou Fernandes and Pimpleshwar temple trust, Dombivli took an ugly turn....
  • Mumbai DCP suspended over Hasan Ali probe March 22, 2011

    Ashok Deshbhratar has been suspended for allegedly recording Ali's interrogation on spy cam. ...
  • Mumbai DCP suspended over Hasan Ali probe March 22, 2011

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil on Tuesday, confirmed that top cop Ashok Deshbhratar has been suspended in connection with the Hasan Ali probe. Patil informed the House that Deshbhratar asked for Rs 1 crore from Ali's associate Yusuf Lakdawala to provide proper facilities to Ali, while he was...
  • Gujarat super cop Sreekumar joins NGO March 10, 2007

    Ahmedabad: Former Gujarat Additional DGP R B Sreekumar continues his fight for human rights. After his retirement, he has now joined the NGO Citizens for Peace and Justice. Sreekumar had faced discrimination for criticising the Narendra Modi government's handling of the Gujarat riots. Sreekumar, a top cop in the...