Lapses

  • Security lapses, mismanagement in Gujarat jails: CAG July 26, 2014

    Gandhinagar: The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report tabled in the Legislature has indicated security lapses and mismanagement by the jail staff in the Gujarat prisons. According to the CAG report on 'General and Social Sector' for the year ended in March 31, 2013 lapses in security led to excavation of...
  • Hidden cameras reveal security lapses at the New Delhi railway station July 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The New Delhi Railway Station has 16 platforms, 6 entry and exit points where 290 trains arrive daily with over 5 lakh passengers using the service everyday. It is a crucial part of the capital which keeps the city running. During a status check just ahead of the...
  • Lax security at Modi's office exposed, two cops suspended November 27, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Two juniorlevel police officers stationed at the Secretariat in Gandhinagar, which houses the office of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, were today suspended for negligence of duty. SubInspectors ID Rathore and NR Kotwal were found lax during vehicle checking when a security drill was underway to...
  • Nitish Kumar should explain security lapse to people: BJP November 25, 2013

    BJP on Monday took a swipe at Nitish Kumar, who presented the annual performance report of Bihar government in Patna, saying the Chief Minister should have also highlighted its alleged failure to combat terror attacks and sudden spate in Maoist activities in the state. In a statement issued in Patna, former...
  • Watch: Serious security lapses across famous religious sites in India July 10, 2013

    CNNIBN conducted checks across famous religious sites in India and found serious security lapses. In Panchkula, Punjab's Nada Sahib and Guwahati's Kamakhya temple there were security loopholes and CNNIBN reporters could get inside the premises carrying mini cylinders and other hazardous materials. But security was much better in Bangalore's Iskcon...
  • SC warns against lapses in filling primary teaching jobs May 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it was concerned with the quality of the primary teacher and warned against a populist approach on appointments that could endanger India's future. "It is too serious a matter for us. We are concerned with the future of the country," said the apex...
  • BJP calls for 'in-depth' inquiry in farm debt waiver scheme after CAG report March 5, 2013

    The main Opposition BJP called for an inquiry into the farm debt waiver scheme after CAG report highlighting government's lapses and irregularities in implementing the scheme. "There are things rotting somewhere and that is why we want an in-depth inquiry because without that you won't be able to prove the...
  • CAG report on farm debt waiver scheme reveals lapses March 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Comptroller and Auditor General's (CAG) final report on the farm debt waiver scheme highlighted loopholes and pointed out irregularities in implementation of the Rs 52,000 crore scheme. The report was tabled in Parliament on Tuesday. The CAG report said over Rs 20 crore were doled to ineligible farmers...
  • Rana Daggubati to star in the remake of 'Raakh' May 25, 2012

    Mumbai: From shooting in the ghettos to learning the street art of Los Angeles (LA), Rana Daggubati is excited to do all that for Aditya Bhattacharya's newrage adaptation of his 1989 crime drama 'Raakh'. He says the director has revamped and reinvented the original. The new version titled 'A Momentary Lapse...
  • AP: Rs 1,300 crore lapses in Jalayagnam May 15, 2012

    HYDERABAD: As much as Rs 1,300 crore advance money paid to contractors is yet to be recovered by the state government. This was revealed at the public accounts committee (PAC) review meeting here on Monday.According to the information presented by irrigation officials at the meeting, the government paid a mobilisation...
  • Rana Daggubati bags international project March 27, 2012

    Hyderabad: He is a well known name down South as well as in Bollywood and actor Rana Daggubati is all set to make a debut in International cinema with 'A Momentary Lapse Of Reason'. The actor, who shot to fame in Bollywood with 'Dum Maaro Dum', says he is excited to be...
  • B'lore: Fire Dept admits lapses in mock drill February 25, 2012

    Bangalore: The Karnataka Fire Department on Saturday admitted lapse in the Bangalore mock fire drill case where a woman lost her life on Friday. The DG of the Fire Department has admitted that there were serious lapses. "What happened was unfortunate. We do admit there could have been procedural lapses and...
  • What made Delhi High Court a soft target? September 8, 2011

    New Delhi: A day after the most powerful terror strike in three years in the capital took 11 lives and injured 90, investigators race against time to gather crucial evidence. CNNIBN shows how there were glaring security lapses at the Delhi High Court. There were no CCTV cameras outside the...
  • Was the Delhi blast a serious security lapse? May 25, 2011

    Speaking to CNNIBN, Dharmendra Kumar, Special Commissioner (Law and Order) said the blast cannot linked to any terror group. ...
  • Good mood can fog your memory March 31, 2011

    Washington: Though good mood brings along cheerfulness and positive feelings, it is also linked with forgetfulness, as such a state of mind decreases your working memory capacity. "Working memory, for example, is the ability to recall items in a conversation as you are having it," said Elizabeth Martin, doctoral student of...
  • Probe on Hockey WC security breach: Delhi Police March 7, 2010

    A day after Network 18 exposed the security breach at the Hockey world cup venue, where cops turned touts and were caught on Camera selling tickets, the Indian Olympic Association has asked the Delhi Police to submit a probe report. ...
  • Mock drill reveals security holes in Gurgaon malls October 2, 2009

    Members of residents welfare associations teamed up with the Gurgaon police to carry out the drill. ...
  • 26/11 panel says serious lapses on part of cops June 2, 2009

    Mumbai: The battle against the 26/11 terrorists may be over, but the dust doesn't seem to settle down. Sources say the Pradhan Committee investigating the incident has found serious lapses on part of the police in handling the operation. The lives of Hemant Karkare and Ashok Kamte could have been...
  • Chinks in Pak security armour revealed by attack March 6, 2009

    New Delhi: After two days of having witnessed a brazen attack in the heart of Lahore, many ask if the ghastly attack could have been avoided. The Sri Lankans were promised the highest level of security but what was provided was far short of what VIPs in the subcontinent are...
  • Mumbai attacks, a result of systemic failure: Sibal December 8, 2008

    Karan Thapar: Does the government accept that the Mumbai terror strike caught India with its pants down? That is the key issue I shall explore today with the Minister of Science and Technology, Kapil Sibal. Kapil Sibal, it may be a rough thing to say but many believe it is...
  • Bhutto's assassination opens mystery bag of doubts December 28, 2007

    New Delhi: Much before anything could be done, Bhuttos worst fears came true. Earlier Benazir was reported as saying, There is a threat to my life. I have written a letter to Mush telling him who I think is behind my life. As Benazir was getting into her car at...
  • HCL firing bares holes in BPO security May 25, 2007

    Noida: A day after the shootout at the premises of HCL's business process outsourcing division in Sector 58, Noida, concerns have been raised over the security arrangement in the BPO sector as a whole, where thousands of young women employees work 24x7 along with their male counterparts. The fact that...
  • UK stops online visas for India May 20, 2007

    London: Travelling to the UK for studies or job has just got tougher. Britain has suspended its online visa application facility for India citing security concerns. Out of the 417,000 Indians who applied for visas to come to Britain last year, over 50,000 had applied online. A report telecast by Channel...
  • Atari blasts result of security lapse June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: The Government claims that there was no prior tipoff that the attack on Samjhauta Express was being planned, initial investigations show otherwise. The attack was preplanned, executed in a manner to cause maximum damage thats the initial lead coming out of the Attari Express blasts. Lowintensity bombs...
  • No administration in Nithari: Probe June 17, 2007

    New Delhi: The committee constituted by the Centre to investigate the sexual abuse and killings of children and women in Noida's Nithari village has said "it was the failure of not just police, but the entire local administration which resulted in Nithari." The panel submitted its report to the Union Minister...