Inquiry

  • Muzaffarnagar riots inquiry commission to visit after 3 months 02-03-2014 06:09 PM

    The one-man inquiry commission constituted by the Uttar Pradesh government to probe the Muzaffarnagar riots will visit again Muzaffarnagarafter three months, sources said. The commission constituted by retired judge of the Allahabad High Court, Justice Vishnu Sahai, will visit and meet victims, official sources said, adding that he will come...
  • Andaman and Nicobar: Inquiry on into alleged exploitation of Jarawa women 11-02-2014 03:44 PM

    Andaman and Nicobar administration has ordered for a detailed inquiry into the recent media reports, which alleged that the Jarawa tribe women were being sexually exploited by poachers for alcohol and marijuana. The Jarawas are one of the six endangered indigenous tribes of the Islands. "I have directed for a...
  • 65-year-old undertrial dies of asthma attack in Muzaffarnagar jail 11-02-2014 12:01 PM

    An undertrial prisoner lodged in the district jail died allegedly due to an asthama attack, police said. 65-year-old Jamal succumbed to asthama in jail on Monday, Jailor of the district jail, Mizazi Lal said. The undertrial was arrested two years ago in a case of robbery. He was under treatment...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Khap mahapanchayat's movement to demand CBI probe 10-02-2014 02:49 PM

    The khap mahapanchayat in Muzaffarnagardistrict has decided to start a movement demanding CBI inquiry into riot cases instead of SIT probing the matter, Ghatwala Khap council head Harkishan Singh Malik said. A movement would be started soon to demand CBI inquiry into riot cases in Muzaffarnagar and we will not...
  • Over 60 students fall ill after being administered deworming dose 24-01-2014 09:32 AM

    More than 60 school students across Bihar fell ill and were hospitalised on Thursday after being administered deworming dose in government schools, an official said. All children were safe and were discharged after preliminary treatment. "The children complained of vomiting and loose motions after being administered the deworming medicine in...
  • Give protection to Kolkata rape victim's family: HC to WB government 09-01-2014 11:55 AM

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court has asked the West Bengal government to reply within 7 days on whether it wants an inquiry by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into into the Kolkata rape and alleged murder case. The court has directed the government to ensure protection to the victim's...
  • IAF officer goes missing, FIR lodged 04-01-2014 08:27 PM

    A Wing Commander of the Indian Air Force has been missing for the last one month and the force has lodged a police complaint in Sri Ganganagar district. SHO Suratgarh city Ranveer Singh said,"Wing Commander Venugopal Reddi, who belongs to Andhra Pradesh, is missing for a month and a written...
  • Former Railway Minister Pawan Bansal's Facebook 'likes' shoot up, approaches police 26-12-2013 05:48 PM

    A sudden surge of 'likes' on his Facebook page has astounded former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who has approached the police and sought an inquiry. Suspecting foul play, the Congress MP from Chandigarh on Wednesday lodged a complaint with IG, Police, Chandigarh stating that the number of 'likes' on...
  • CMO receives death threat; SP orders probe 18-10-2013 01:24 PM

    A Chief Medical Officer has received a letter containing a death threat, following which an inquiry has been ordered, police sources said on Friday. CMO Dr Amarnath Tiwari told police on Thursday that he had received a letter in his office containing a death threat, police said. "The matter is...
  • Ratangarh stampede: Inquiry commission to be set up for probe, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan 14-10-2013 02:59 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday said an inquiry commission would be set up within the next two days to probe into the stampede near the Ratangarh temple. "A commission of inquiry to look into yesterday's stampede would be set up within two days," Chouhan said, after...
  • Cash-for-vote: Order reserved on framing of charges against Amar Singh 03-10-2013 05:20 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday reserved its order on framing of charges in the 2008 cash-for-vote-scam involving former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh and two BJP MPs. Special Judge Narottam Kaushal reserved for October 19 order on framing of charges. "October 19 for orders," the judge said. During...
  • Mumbai building collapse: BMC suspends 7 engineers 30-09-2013 07:55 AM

    The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) suspended seven engineers on Sunday in connection with the residential building collapse in Mazgaon on Friday. The suspended engineers are executive engineer M N Patel, assistant engineer M K Redekar, assistant engineer I N Aley, assistant engineer N S Ghadge, assistant engineer Rahul Jadhav, deputy...
  • Recording of conversation between Babu Lal Nagar, victim given to CID 24-09-2013 01:21 PM

    The woman, who had charged former Rajasthan Minister Babu Lal Nagar with raping her, has given CID a memory card, purportedly containing recording of a conversation between her and the accused. The 35-year-old victim called up CID officials on Monday night saying she wants to give them important evidence and...
  • UP govt orders inquiry into Durga Shakti Nagpal suspension case 29-08-2013 05:42 PM

    The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday ordered an inquiry into the case of suspended IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal, a day after she filed her reply to the charge sheet served on her. The government has asked Principal Secretary (Home), RM Srivastava to conduct an inquiry into all aspects of...
  • Justice R C Gandhi to probe Kishtwar riots 24-08-2013 01:05 PM

    The Jammu and Kashmir government has appointed a one-man Commission of Inquiry by Justice (retired) R C Gandhi to probe the Kishtwar communal clashes on August 9 in which three persons died and dozens others were injured. "In exercise of the powers conferred by section 3 of the Jammu ~~amp;amp;...
  • Bombay HC directs dept inquiry against cop over illegal detention 15-08-2013 06:48 PM

    Observing that Maharashtra government always took a light and casual approach to allegations against policemen, the Bombay High Court has directed a departmental inquiry against a police officer for illegally detaining a man for a day. A division bench of Justices S C Dharmadhikari and S B Shukre was hearing...
  • Gurgaon: SIT to probe chief judicial magistrate's wife death case 21-07-2013 10:47 AM

    Gurgaon: A Special Investigative Team (SIT) has been formed to probe the Chief Judicial Magistrate's wife death case. The SIT has also questioned the magistrate in the case. A murder case was registered on Saturday but no one has been named so far. Gitanjali's body was found lying in a...
  • NHRC inquires into 'bonded labourers' from Chhattisgarh 10-04-2013 02:47 AM

    Raipur: The National Human Rights Commission on Tuesday took cognizance of a complaint that more than 42 people, including minors, from Chhattisgarh are working as bonded labourers at brick kilns in Jammu and Kashmir. The commission has asked its director general (investigation) to depute a team for an "on-the-spot inquiry...
  • Brigadier to face action for taking away property 07-04-2013 11:24 PM

    New Delhi: An Army Brigadier will face disciplinary action after he was indicted by a Court of Inquiry (CoI) for allegedly borrowing money from his subordinates and taking away property from his official residence during his posting in Sikkim. Sources said that a CoI was initiated against Brigadier LI Singh...
  • Hearing against Majola may be delayed 17-05-2012 11:41 AM

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  • Yahoo received inquiries from many parties: Memo 24-09-2011 12:56 PM

    San Francisco: Yahoo Inc has received inquiries from multiple parties about "potential options," but the struggling Web company expects to take months to decide its future, the company's co-founders and chairman said in a letter to employees on Friday. "Our advisers are working with us to develop ideas that we...
  • Calm on London streets, inquiry ordered 12-08-2011 08:48 AM

    New Delhi: After five days of rioting and looting, a sense of calm returned to Britain. Prime Minister David Cameron said the police waited too long to begin arresting rioters - more than 1,200 arrests were made. Cameron praised Sikhs in Southall who stood vigil outside gurudwaras making sure rioters...