HYDERABAD POLICE

  • Hyderabad business tycoon failed kidnap case: Police arrest a former CRPF constable as main accused 1 week ago

    Hyderabad: After a vice chairman of Aurobindo Pharmaceuticals was shot at by an assailant armed with an AK-47 in Banjara Hills in Hyderabad, the police on Thursday detained a former CRPF constable as the main accused in the case. The constable was part of a CRPF team which had misplaced...
  • 100 SHE teams deployed to check harassment of women in Hyderabad November 11, 2014

    Hyderabad: In a first of kind, Hyderabad Police has set up 100 special teams to check harassment of women in public places. These teams are called SHE teams and are aimed to counter eve teasing, stalking, physical harassment at public places. Dressed as civilians and armed with video cameras, these...
  • Hyderabad: 'Kiss of Love' supporters face case for obscenity November 5, 2014

    Hyderabad: Police have registered cases against the organisers of 'Kiss of Love' campaign on the University of Hyderabad campus for 'obscene act'. A group of students had organised a demonstration in support of the 'Kiss of Love' campaign in Kerala (which aimed to oppose the moral policing) on the campus on...
  • Hyderabad: People protest against gangrape of girl in varsity November 3, 2014

    Hyderabad: People are out on streets of Hyderabad protesting against the alleged gangrape of a student in a varsity. Womens activists and ABVP members condemned the incident and demanded steps be taken to ensure safety of women. A student at the English and Foreign Languages University was allegedly gangraped and...
  • Police arrest two people in gangrape of student of Hyderabad varsity November 3, 2014

    Hyderabad: Two people were arrested on Monday in the alleged gangrape of a student of English and foreign language University in Hyderabad. One of the accused is a student in the University while other is the former student. One Nitin, studying Journalism at the university and Rajsimha, a former student of...
  • Hyderabad Police keeps tab on people getting drawn towards ISIS via social media November 2, 2014

    Hyderabad: While India may not have joined the US-led coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) but security agencies were keeping a close track of Indians who may be getting drawn towards the group via social media. The situation was alarming as more educated young people seem...
  • Hyderabad Police to give self-defence training to girls November 1, 2014

    Hyderabad: Hyderabad Police will conduct training to impart different self-defence techniques including 'Krav Maga' (Israeli self-defence system) and Karate to college girls under their 'She Teams' initiative, a senior police official said. As part of training classes, college girls will be imparted self-defence techniques, including 'Krav Maga' and karate, Additional...
  • Hyderabad: Former Google employee held for trying to join ISIS October 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: A 30-year-old former Google employee, who was allegedly plotting to join the Islamic State (ISIS) ranks in Iraq, has been detained by Hyderabad Police. Software engineer Munawad Salman, hailing from Tamil Nadu, got attracted to jihadist group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) through social media networks and...
  • Hyderabad Police arrests two suspected SIMI operatives October 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The Hyderabad Police on Thursday arrested two suspected terrorists having links to the banned terror outfit Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) in Mumbai. The suspected terrorists, Shoeb Ahmed Khan and Shah Mudassir, hail from Maharashtra and were heading to Afghanistan to undergo training under Al-Qaeda. Police have recovered Jihadist literature...
  • Watch: 10-year-old Sadiq, suffering from cancer, turns Hyderabad Police chief for a day October 16, 2014

    Ten-year-old Sadiq, suffering from cancer got his wish fulfilled. He turned the Hyderabad Police Commissioner, thanks to the Make A Wish Foundation and the Hyderabad Police. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 15, 2014

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  • 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...
  • Hyderabad: 11-year-old boy succumbs to burn injuries after being doused with kerosene October 9, 2014

    Hyderabad: An 11 year old boy, who was set on fire by in Hyderabad's Mehdipatnam Garrison, succumbed to his injuries on Thursday. The Army has also issued a statement saying that allegations of involvement of soldiers are completely baseless. "The boy was found burnt after being doused with kerosene in...
  • Hyderabad: Doused with kerosene and set on fire, 11-year-old boy battles for life October 8, 2014

    Hyderabad: An eleven-year-old boy was battling for life after he was apparently set on fire in the high security military area in Mehdipatnam on Wednesday, police said. "The boy was found burnt after being doused with kerosene in the military area. He suffered 90 per cent burn injuries in the...
  • Case filed against actress Mallika Sherawat for 'insulting national flag' September 5, 2014

    Hyderabad: Hyderabad police on Thursday booked Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat for disrespecting the national flag. On the direction of a city court, a case against the actress was booked at Falaknuma police station in old city of Hyderabad. A police officer said a case under Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act,...
  • Mumbai techie murder: Police claim suspect a close friend of victim February 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police seems to have made some headway in the murder case of a 23yearold IT engineer in the city and suspect it to be a case of a love affair gone awry. The police now claim that the main suspect was a close friend of the victim and...
  • Hyderabad: Police arrest 2 cab drivers for outraging modesty of women January 30, 2014

    Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Police arrested two cab drivers on Thursday on charges of allegedly outraging the modesty of two women and robbing them after picking them up in their car near the Rajiv Gandhi International (RGI) Airport at Shamshabad. Cab drivers R Jagan and T Srinivas, who had observed the movement...
  • Hyderabad: 3 Armymen arrested for trying to rape minor girl November 5, 2013

    Hyderabad: Three Army jawans have been arrested for alleging attempting to rape a 17yearold girl in Hyderabad. One havaldar and two jawans of the Army Ordnance Corps centre have been remanded to judicial custody for the alleged rape attempt The incident allegedly took place on Sunday night when the girl along...
  • Court gives Tunda's custody to Hyderabad Police October 4, 2013

    Delhi court, on Friday, allowed a plea of Hyderabad Police seeking custody of LeT bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda in connection with a case lodged against him and others in 1998 on charges of waging war against India. Additional Sessions Judge Dharmesh Sharma allowed the plea after the Special Cell of...
  • Delhi court gives Abdul Karim Tunda's custody to Hyderabad Police October 4, 2013

    A Delhi court on Friday allowed a plea of Hyderabad Police seeking custody of LeT bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda in connection with a case lodged against him and others in 1998 on charges of waging war against India. Additional Sessions Judge Dharmesh Sharma allowed the plea after the Special Cell...
  • Andhra Police will question Yasin Bhatkal: Hyderabad police chief August 29, 2013

    Indian Mujahideen co-founder Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal has been arrested from the India-Nepal border along with his close aide Asadullah Akhtar alias Haddi. ...
  • Hyderabad blasts: Sketches of suspects to be released soon February 28, 2013

    Hyderabad: A week after the twin bomb blasts at Dilsukh Nagar here, Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police V Dinesh Reddy on Thursday said sketches of suspects were being prepared, and he was hoping for a breakthrough. "There are a lot of eye-witnesses and with inputs provided by those injured...
  • Hyderabad blasts: Police analysing CCTV footage February 23, 2013

    Hyderabad: Two days after the twin blasts in Dilsukh Nagar in Hyderabad, the Andhra Pradesh Police on Saturday admitted to having had intelligence since November, but expressed helplessness saying they tried their best. Addressing a press conference in the Andhra Pradesh capital, Hyderabad Police Commissioner Anurag Sharma said, "We sincerely tried...
  • Police officer arrested for trying to outrage woman's modesty January 28, 2013

    Hyderabad: A SubInspector of police posted at the National Police Academy (NPA) in Hyderabad was arrested on Monday for allegedly attempting to outrage the modesty of a 35yearold woman, police said. "SI Raghunadh Reddy, caught hold of the hand of a woman, working as a labourer at the NPA and allegedly...
  • Hyderabad: Unidentified persons set ablaze 6 cars November 19, 2012

    Hyderabad: Unidentified persons set fire to as many as six cars, belonging to a businessman and his family, in a communally sensitive area in Hyderabad early on Monday morning, police said. The incident, caught on CCTV cameras, took place near Ghansi Bazar under Charminar police station limits. The footage showed at...
  • Hyderabad police cracks down on tinted car glasses October 30, 2012

    Hyderabad: Fewer cars with tinted glasses are being seen on Hyderabad's roads. That is because of the city's traffic police drive that strictly enforces the Supreme Court's orders. Over 5,000 people were challaned on the first day itself. CV Anand, DCP, Traffic, says, "We are seeing 80 per cent compliance...
  • Telangana march: Violence at Osmania University September 30, 2012

    Hyderabad: Violence erupted at the Osmania University campus in Hyderabad on Sunday after proTelangana students clashed with the police when they were prevented from taking out a rally to join the 'Telangana March'. Scores of sloganshouting students broke the barricades on the campus and pelted stone at the police who...
  • Hyderabad hostage drama ends, constable frees SP September 12, 2012

    Hyderabad: The officer of the Superintendent of Police rank, who was held hostage by a head constable on Wednesday evening in Hyderabad, was freed after five hours of drama. The head constable, identified as Giriprasad Sarma, had held Lakshmi Narayana, the Superintendent of Police (Transport) hostage, and had even threatened to...
  • Hyderabad: Cops say Neelima committed suicide August 6, 2012

    Hyderabad: Five days after Infosys techie Neelima Yeruvas death under suspicious circumstances, the Cyberabad police on Sunday declared Neelima as having committed suicide by jumping from the seventh floor of the 15storey multilevel parking lot. The police, however, are still trying to break the password of Neelimas Facebook account as...
  • Hyderabad: Cops bust late night birthday bash July 9, 2012

    Hyderabad: A 25yearold medical students birthday bash at a pub turned into a nightmare for the participants with Banjara Hills police detaining all of them in the early hours on Sunday. The reason was the pub management allowed its customers to continue the party beyond the stipulated 12.30 p.m. Police...