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  • Moradabad: BJP supporters pelt stones at police July 4, 2014

    Moradabad: Clashes broke out between the supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party and police in Moradabad after the detention of MPs Sangeet Som, Satyapal Singh and Nepal Singh. Moradabad DM suffered injuries as BJP supporters pelted stones at policemen, who had to resort to lathi-charge to control the mob. Tear gas shells...
  • Over 500 persons detained in storming operation June 22, 2014

    Chennai: Over 500 persons have been detained during a 'storming' operation here on various charges, police said on Sunday. The charges of those detained on Saturday night include drunken driving and they were issued non-bailable warrants. The operation was conducted by special police in various areas, including hotels and mansions,...
  • Ten detained for stoning British embassy in Tajikistan: Police June 11, 2014

    Dushanbe: Authorities in ex-Soviet Tajikistan have detained 10 protesters after they hurled stones at the British embassy in the capital Dushanbe and roughed up a local security guard, police said on Wednesday. A small group of demonstrators lobbed rocks and cobblestones at the diplomatic mission after gathering outside its perimeter wall...
  • Moscow demands release of detained Russian journalists June 8, 2014

    Moscow: The Russian Foreign Ministry on Saturday demanded that Kiev take urgent measures and release the two Russian journalists, who were detained near Slovyansk in eastern Ukraine. Andrei Sushenkov and Anton Malyshev from the Russian TV channel Zvezda (the Star) were detained by the Ukranian authorities Friday, Xinhua reported. "We are...
  • Over 100 Indians detained in US since 2013, on hunger strike April 21, 2014

    Over 100 Indian youths - detained by US authorities for allegedly entering the country illegally to seek asylum - are on a hunger strike. The men, all hailing from Punjab, have been languishing in El Paso Processing Centre in Texas in miserable condition since last year, a non-profit group that has...
  • Modi's opponent in Vadodara Mistry, 100 others detained for vandalism April 3, 2014

    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...
  • 2 men detained on terror charges found clean March 24, 2014

    The two men picked up from Jamia Nagar on Sunday on the suspicion that they had links with IM operatives arrested from Rajasthan were cleared after questioning and will be released soon, Delhi police said. "We had picked them for questioning during which nothing suspicious was found. The questioning is almost...
  • Mumbai techie murder: Main suspect arrested, police claim breakthrough March 4, 2014

    The Mumbai Crime Branch has finally made a breakthrough in the murder case of a 23-year-old software professional as it arrested one person from Nashik on Monday morning. The suspect was produced before magistrate court in Mumbai in the afternoon and sent to police custody till March 15. ...
  • Mumbai techie murder: One suspect arrested, sent to police custody till March 15 March 3, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Crime Branch has finally made a breakthrough in the murder case of a 23-year-old software professional as it arrested one person from Nashik on Monday morning. The suspect was produced before magistrate court in Mumbai in the afternoon and sent to police custody till March 15. Mumbai CP...
  • Mumbai: AAP LS candidate Mayank Gandhi detained February 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Just hours after Nationalist Congress Party workers ransacked Aam Aadmi Party office in Mumbai, local police detained AAP leader Mayank Gandhi on Saturday evening. Gandhi who is also AAP's Lok Sabha candidate was detained by Mumbai Police when he was on his way to the NCP office. The youth...
  • Andaman boat tragedy: 3 people including the boat owner detained January 27, 2014

    The owner of the overcrowded boat carrying 51 tourists which capsized in the Andaman and Nicobar islands was among the three persons detained on Monday even as a Union Minister said there were no life jackets and divers on board the vessel. Conflicting claims were also made on the response to...
  • 20 Indian trucks, drivers detained in Pakistan occupied Kashmir January 19, 2014

    Authorities in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir have detained over 20 drivers and their trucks carrying goods from this side to demand release of their truck and driver detained by Jammu and Kashmir Police for allegedly carrying narcotics worth Rs 100 crore. The incident took place on Friday night following the detention of the...
  • Two detained in Goa for Narendra Dabholkar murder December 7, 2013

    Pune Crime Branch has taken into custody two persons from Goa for questioning in connection with the murder of noted rationalist Narendra Dabholkar. The duo, hiding at a feast venue at Old Goa near here, was detained on December 3, Goa Deputy Inspector General of Police O P Mishra said on...
  • Justin Bieber detained at Brisbane airport in drug search December 6, 2013

    Sydney: Singer Justin Bieber was detained at the Brisbane airport during a drug search conducted by customs agents. A member of his entourage was reportedly carrying weed, reports tmz.com. According to tmz.com, sources close to Bieber said that the suspect had a disposable vaporiser, which is basically an electronic device to...
  • J&K: Shia mourners detained for defying curfew November 13, 2013

    Several Shia mourners were detained on Wednesday for defying curfew with police using batons and teargas shells to foil repeated attempts by the community to take out processions to mark the eighth day of Muharram in Srinagar. The Shia mourners were detained by the police at Jehangir Chowk, Batamaloo, Karan Nagar...
  • UK: Yoga guru Ramdev detained for eight hours at Heathrow airport September 21, 2013

    London: Yoga guru Ramdev was on Friday detained and questioned at Heathrow airport in London for over eight hours by British customs officials. There is no clarity over the reason for his detention at the airport. However, according to sources, Ramdev was questioned by customs officials as he came to London...
  • Police detain Mehbooba Mufti in Pulwama September 11, 2013

    Srinagar: Police Wednesday detained Opposition Peoples Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti as she was heading towards Shopian district where four people were killed in CRPF firing last week. "Mehbooba was taken into custody by police at Pulwama town," PDP chief spokesman Naeem Akhtar told PTI. He said the PDP president was going...
  • Suspect detained after shots fired at Atlanta-area school August 21, 2013

    An adult male was in custody after a gunman fired multiple shots at an Atlanta-area elementary school on Tuesday, police said. There were no reports of injuries in the incident at the McNair Discovery Learning Academy, said DeKalb Police Department spokeswoman Mekka Parish. Parish described the suspect as a white male...
  • Rituparna Sengupta detained at Toronto airport July 7, 2013

    Kolkata: Bengali actress Rituprna Sengupta today said she was detained for five hours at the Toronto airport allegedly for not carrying valid visa. Sengupta, who was on her way to attend the premiere of Bengali film "Mukti" in Toronto tomorrow, was allowed in the country after Indian embassy intervened. ...
  • AI crew member detained in London for smuggling cigarettes June 3, 2013

    Mumbai: An Air India cabin crew was detained by the London police for allegedly smuggling 50 cigarette crates. Though some members of the crew were released later Bhavik Shah, who admitted to his crime, was detained for eight hours. Later, Air India bailed him out by paying 5,000 pounds. Confirming the...
  • Customs 'detain' Rs 20 lakh trophy from ICC official March 24, 2013

    New Delhi: An ICC official was caught allegedly bringing into the country a silver trophy worth Rs 20 lakh without paying customs duty at IGI aiport here following which it was seized. The ICC official, an Indian resident, was carrying the silver trophy in contravention of rules...
  • Students fasting in support of SL Tamils hospitalised March 11, 2013

    Chennai: Eight students of a city-based college, who were on a fast unto death on the Sri Lankan Tamils issue, were removed by police and admitted to hospital. Police also detained many of those who supported them, drawing criticism. Police sources said the students were removed and admitted...
  • Maldives: Ex-President Nasheed detained in Male March 5, 2013

    Male: Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed was on Tuesday detained in the island country's capital Male in connection with a case of abuse of power. Nasheed is likely to be produced on Wednesday. Nasheed had left the Indian High Commission in Male, where he took refuge for 11 days, on the...
  • K'taka: Journalists detained ahead of President's event October 11, 2012

    Bangalore: Journalists out to cover President Pranab Mukherjee's inauguration of the Suvarna Vidhan Soudha - a Rs 400 crore second legislature complex in Belgaum - were detained ahead of the event on Thursday. A few political parties in Maharashtra have opposed the inauguration citing the border dispute between Karnataka and...
  • MP: Vaiko detained ahead of SL President's visit September 21, 2012

    New Delhi: MDMK General Secretary Vaiko was on Thursday night stopped by the Madhya Pradesh police from entering into Sanchi where the Sri Lankan President, Mahinda Rajapaksa is scheduled to inaugurate a Buddhist University on Friday. Vaiko had called for a black flag demonstration in Sanchi against Rajapaksa for the alleged...
  • Coalgate: Stir outside 7 RCR, Kejriwal detained August 26, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption (IAC) members Arvind Kejriwal and Gopal Rai were detained outside Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence on Sunday for violating prohibitory orders as they moved in to gherao the house over the coal blocks allocations issue. IAC members Manish Sisodia and Kumar Vishwas, who were protesting...
  • Former DMK minister's brother detained September 5, 2011

    Kochi: Former DMK minister KN Nehru's brother, against whom a lookout notice was issued by Tamil Nadu Police in a land grab case, was on Monday detained by emigration officials at the airport here before he was to fly to Dubai. Airport sources said KN Ramajayam was handed over to airport...
  • Detention an attack on our freedom: Team Anna August 16, 2011

    New Delhi: Flaying the Delhi police move to detain Anna Hazare and his supporters, Kiran Bedi said on Tuesday that Emergency has revisited the country. "This detention is undemocratic and unconstitutional," she said. Kiran Bedi said "somebody else" is behind the police action as the force is capable enough to handle...
  • Detention is unconstitutional: Kiran Bedi August 16, 2011

    "When our freedom is restricted, it is as good as being arrested," Kiran Bedi said as she courted arrest. ...
  • Anna supporters detained at fast venue August 15, 2011

    New Delhi: At least 50 supporters of Anna Hazare on Monday night were detained by Delhi police at Jai Prakash Narain Park, the venue of the anti-graft crusader's planned fast from tomorrow, for defying prohibitory orders clamped in the area. The supporters of...