Law And Order

  • 'If you are an Internet troll, the children around you will act no better': Police chief's brilliant letter to online haters goes viral 11-04-2014 10:32 AM

    A police chief, not known for mincing words, has written a heartfelt and direct letter to online haters. Brimfield Police Chief David Oliver wrote a Facebook post mourning the multiple stabbings incident at Franklin Regional High School in Pennsylvania. Soon after a string of abusive comments started, prompting him to...
  • Delhi: Harsh Vardhan writes to Lt Governor expressing concern over law and order 28-02-2014 05:47 PM

    Delhi BJP President Harsh Vardhan on Friday wrote to Lt Governor Najeeb Jung expressing his grave concern over deteriorating law and order situation in the city, especially in regard to rising cases of missing children. In the letter written to the Lt Governor, Vardhan demanded appropriate action to prevent crimes...
  • Opposition stages walkout from UP Legislative Council over law and order situation 20-02-2014 05:25 PM

    Opposition parties including BSP,BJP and Congress on Thursday staged a walkout from Uttar PradeshLegislative Council accusing the SP government of not beingserious on the issue of law and order in the state.The issue was raised by all three parties through anadjournment notice during the zero hour demanding a debate onthe...
  • Akhilesh asks police to restore confidence in people 19-02-2014 07:18 PM

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said law and order problem should be addressed in a manner so as to restore people's confidence in the police. Addressing IPS Officers on the conclusion of Police Week at his official residence, he stressed on improving the image of the police...
  • Be bold and unbiased, Akhilesh tells IAS officers 14-02-2014 07:05 PM

    Describing the next three months before general elections as crucial, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday called upon senior officials of the state to work in an unbiased and bold manner. Inaugurating the 'IAS week' in Lucknow, the Chief Minister asked the gathering of IAS officers of UP...
  • DY Patil highlights Nitish's achievements in assembly's opening session 14-02-2014 06:46 PM

    A "positive environment" has been created in Bihar by establishing rule of law which is paving rapid development in different sectors, Governor D Y Patil said on Friday. The approach of the country and the world has changed towards Bihar due to this change in recent years, Patil said while...
  • With 21 crore people don't expect good law and order in UP: Mulayam 07-02-2014 08:42 PM

    In remarks that are likely to trigger a row, SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday said how can there be a good law and order in Uttar Pradesh when its population is more than 21 crore. When reporters asked the party chief about law and order problems in UP...
  • Ghaziabad administration goes hi-tech; creates FB page for complainants 04-10-2013 01:25 PM

    Ghaziabad: Residents of Ghaziabad can now complain against deteriorating law and order as well as water and power crisis on Facebook. District administration has decided to reach out to residents through its Facebook page. The DM office has invited residents to post their views, suggestions and complaints against any issue...
  • Won't tolerate deteriorating law and order in Jharkhand: Hemant Soren to police 06-08-2013 08:47 AM

    Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren Monday said his government would not tolerate the state's deteriorating law and order situation and warned the police that heads would roll if the situation was not brought under control at the earliest. Stringent action would be taken against senior police officials if the law...
  • Sikkim Chief Minister supports demand for Gorkhaland 09-06-2013 12:38 AM

    Darjeeling: Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling on Saturday said he supports the demand for a separate state of Gorkhaland. "We completely support the Gorkhaland demand. However, it is up to the Centre to decide whether it would accept the demand," Chamling told reporters in Siliguri, where he innaugurated a three-day...
  • Bangladesh bans political rallies for one month 20-05-2013 02:40 AM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh on Sunday slapped a ban on political rallies for a month to maintain law and order in the wake of deadly protests by Islamists that left at least 28 people dead earlier in May 2013. "Some political parties have caused a law and order problem in the name...
  • Law and order has improved in Assam, says Tarun Gogoi 19-05-2013 05:42 AM

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said at Guwahati on Saturday there was considerable improvement in the law and order situation in the state over the past 12 years. He added that the government has been able to bring almost all insurgent outfits to the negotiating table. Gogoi completed his...
  • TN: Law and order situation deteriorating, says Stalin 29-04-2013 01:59 AM

    Udhagamandalam: Describing the AIADMK rule as "anti-people", DMK leader MK Stalin on Sunday alleged that law and order situation in Tamil Nadu was deteriorating with increase in murder and other crimes, particularly in the last few months. Contesting the statistics given in the State Assembly, Stalin read out statistics from...
  • BJP government ushered in 'anti-climax', says Azad 28-04-2013 02:00 AM

    Bangalore: Lashing out at the BJP government in Karnataka for ushering in the "anti-climax" for the state, Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday said that in comparison the Congress government led by SM Krishna, had taken the state to a position of "climax" in terms of development. "During 1999-2004...
  • Jail term reduction on ground of long trial not justifiable: SC 21-04-2013 11:46 AM

    New Delhi: The agony faced by a person because of long trial cannot be a reason for a court to take a lenient view while punishing the accused and reduction of sentence merely on this ground is not justifiable, the Supreme Court has ruled. The court said that undue sympathy...
  • Those not following law and order won't be spared: Akhilesh 15-03-2013 09:34 PM

    Akhilesh Yadav on Friday completed one year as the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister. ...
  • Centre provides additional forces to Maharashtra 15-11-2012 10:39 PM

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry has provided additional security forces to Maharashtra to assist local administration in maintaining law and order in the wake of critical health condition of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray. Paramilitary personnel have been provided following a request by the Maharashtra government which has beefed up...
  • Assam: Gogoi reviews law and order situation in Bodoland 15-11-2012 01:40 AM

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday directed state authorities to deal with the latest spurt in violence in Bodoland Territorial Areas Districts (BTAD) region with tough action, where earlier in 2012 over 100 people were killed in Bodo-Muslim clashes. The Chief Minister asked the state Director General of...
  • Rising crime graph in UP: 6 rapes in 48 hours 20-06-2011 08:14 PM

    New Delhi: With as many as six cases of rape reported in just two days, the Mayawati administration is rattled. Ahead of the Assembly elections in the state early next year, the Opposition, led by the Congress is driving home the message that women are unsafe under Chief Minister Mayawati...