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  • '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...
  • Nursery admissions: Parents distressed as HC stays draw of lots 24-03-2014 10:49 AM

    New Delhi: Anxiety and tension deepens for parents as nursery admissions in Delhi continue to be in limbo. The process of drawing lots has now been stayed by the High Court, an order which has distressed parents. "I had taken offs, filled forms and now I am not sure if...
  • 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...
  • Vodafone gets new Rs 3,000 crore tax demand, court orders stay 30-01-2014 06:58 PM

    The Bombay High Court on Thursday stayed a new income tax demand of Rs 3,000 crore on Vodafone India Services in an alleged transfer-pricing case from 2010-11. The new case pertains to the transfer of shares by Vodafone India Services to its parent company in FY11. Vodafone, the country's second-largest...
  • Three Australians of Indian origin get Australia Day honours 30-01-2014 05:35 PM

    Three Australians of Indian origin have received Australia's prestigious civilian honours for their exceptional contribution to the society. Sadanandan Nambiar, Radhey Shyam Gupta and Pratish Chandra Bandopadhayay were the recipients of the Australia Day Honours, which were announced on January 26, the national day of Australia. Nambiar, who works with...
  • India-born scientist honoured in Australia 27-01-2014 06:52 PM

    An India-born scientist has been recognised by the Australian government for his distinguished service to science, particularly in the field of sustainable productivity and management of forests. Sadanandan Nambiar, a researcher at the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) in Australia's capital Canberra was recognised with the Medal of...
  • Prohibitory orders issued against Kejriwal's dharna at Home Ministry tomorrow 19-01-2014 05:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has issued prohibitory orders against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's proposed protest outside Home Ministry on Monday. CM Kejriwal has threatened strike in a bid to mount pressure on the Home Ministry to suspend Delhi Police officials who refused to obey Delhi Law Minister Somnath...
  • SC directs Sahara to provide details of source of payment to investors 09-01-2014 04:28 PM

    New Delhi: More trouble brewing is for the Sahara group as Supreme Court has directed the business group to reveal the source of Rs 20,000 crore which the company returned to its investors. The apex court rapped the Sahara group asking it to provide the details of all the funds...
  • BJP MLA Sangeet Som appears in court in prohibitory orders violation case 14-12-2013 02:50 PM

    BJP MLA Sangeet Som appeared in a local court here in Muzaffarnagar in connection with a case of violation ofprohibitory orders during a protest in 2009. Chief Judicial Magistrate K P Singh had issued a warrant against Som asking him to appear in the case, in which three other Samajwadi...
  • UP postman, falsely booked in a case, let off after 29 years 02-12-2013 10:53 AM

    Kanpur: He was sacked from his job for allegedly pocketing Rs 57.60 almost 29 years ago. After three decades of long court battle, he has now been exonerated. His life has been shattered and he is not in a position to rebuild it now. This is the story of a...
  • Gauhati HC order might not affect working of CBI, say former chiefs 09-11-2013 07:34 AM

    New Delhi: The Gauhati High Court order striking down a 50-year old resolution for creating CBI may not affect the routine functioning of the agency but it presents an opportunity to correct the arrangement under which it was created, former CBI chiefs said. While denying to comment on the order,...
  • Vani Kapoor favourite for 13th leg of Hero Women's Professional golf 28-10-2013 07:32 PM

    Delhi golfer Vani Kapoor will look to continue with her stellar form when she tees off at the 13th leg of the Hero Women's Professional Golf Tour 2013 to be held at the Jaypee Greens Golf Course in Greater Noidafrom October 29 to 31. The INR 5,00,000 event will also...
  • Apple cuts production orders of iPhone 5c as consumers prefer 5s 17-10-2013 10:54 AM

    Taipei: Apple Inc is cutting production orders for its plastic-backed iPhone 5C a month after launch, a source familiar with its supply chain said on Wednesday, fuelling speculation the cheaper model of its main gadget may have been priced too high. Apple has asked one of its largest suppliers to...
  • Apple iPhone 5c orders reduced by a third: Source 16-10-2013 04:42 PM

    Taipei: Apple Inc has told manufacturers of its new iPhone 5C that it will cut orders of the smartphone for the final three months of the year, a source familiar with the supply chain situation said. Pegatron Corp, a major manufacturer of Apple's new phone, had iPhone 5C orders reduced...
  • Shamli: 2 BJP MLAs booked for violating prohibitionary orders during protests 09-10-2013 03:20 PM

    A chargesheet has been filed against two BJP MLAs for violating prohibitionary orders in Shamli district while protesting against a gangrape. A case has been registered by the police against BJP MLAs Hukum singh, Suresh Rana and 14 others in connection with violation of prohibitory orders and indulging in destroying...
  • 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...
  • Mulayam blames BJP, RSS for violent clashes in Meerut; assures action 30-09-2013 08:21 AM

    Taking a strong note of the clash in Meerut, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday alleged that BJP and RSS were trying to orchestrate riots in the state, and assured that strict action will be taken against those responsible. The former UP Chief Minister said that those responsible...
  • Ajit Singh's son bypasses tight security a day after his father was detained at UP border 13-09-2013 01:39 PM

    A day after RLD chief Ajit Singh was detained for trying to enter Uttar Pradesh, his son Jayant Chaudhary on Friday managed to give police a slip and bypassed the tight security arrangements at the state border. Chaudhary, an MP from Mathura, said he has reached Meerut where he would...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Security tightened in Bareilly, other sensitive areas 10-09-2013 01:36 PM

    Security has been stepped up in Bareilly district and other sensitive areas following the communal violence in western districts of Uttar Pradesh. " Apprehending that anti-social elements might try to harm the atmosphere, prohibitory orders have been issued and leave of all the policemen cancelled as a precautionary measure," district...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Curfew remains, shoot at sight orders in place 10-09-2013 08:25 AM

    Muzaffarnagar: Curfew continues on Tuesday as communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh have claimed 31 lives. The police were issued shoot at sight orders and they have filed case against over 1,000 unknown people and arrested over 90. A FIR is filed against four BJP MLAs and a...
  • Nitish orders for better police, judiciary system in state 17-08-2013 08:52 PM

    Under attack from opposition over law and order situation, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday called for better coordination between the police and judicial system for effective check over crime. Kumar said this at a seminar cum workshop attended by Chief Justice of Patna High Court Rekha Doshit, Chief Secretary...
  • UK issues forced marriage alert during school holidays 10-08-2013 07:54 PM

    London: The UK government has issued an alert for teachers, doctors and airport staff to be vigilant toward the problem of forced marriages of teenagers with origins in the Indian subcontinent during school holidays. It is feared that British teenagers, mostly with origins in the Indian subcontinent, are taken abroad...
  • State's first 'all women post office' inaugurated in Jamshedpur 07-08-2013 06:39 PM

    The first 'all women post office' of Jharkhand was inaugurated in Jamshedpur on Wednesday. "The decision to open such post offices across the country was taken on International Women's Day. The services provided by the postal department has become multifarious worldwide now," Chief Post Master General of Jharkhand A S...
  • 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...
  • Hemant Soren warns police over law and order situation in Jharkhand 06-08-2013 04:20 AM

    Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on 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...