Raids

  • Lokayukta police conducts raids at government official's houses 19 hours 53 minutes ago

    The Lokayukta police conducted raids at two houses of an official of Narmada Valley Development Authority at Barwani and Gwalior, and recovered assets worth over Rs 90 lakh that were disproportionate to his known sources of income. Acting on a tip-off, police conducted searches at the residences of agriculture development and...
  • Two minor girls gangraped in separate incidents July 16, 2014

    Two minor girls were allegedly gangraped in separate incidents in Meerut, police said. The first incident took place on Monday night in Sarurpur area when the 14-year old girl had gone to fetch water, following which she was abducted by four youths at gun-point and taken to a jungle where they...
  • Police unearth ill-gotten assets worth Rs 2.5 crore from a clerk July 15, 2014

    Lokayukta Police raided various premises of a clerk, posted in a Janpad Panchayat in neighbouring Khargone district, and have unearthed properties worth over Rs 2.5 crore which are allegedly disproportionate to his known sources of income, a senior officer said. "The clerk, identified as Babulal Patel (50), posted in Maheshwr Janpad...
  • TMC MP Tapas Pal says he said 'raid', not 'rape'; demands to sack him grow July 1, 2014

    New Delhi: A huge controversy has been sparked by Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal's comment that party workers would be sent to rape women from the Opposition. Addressing a rally in West Bengal in May, Tapas Pal said he would not spare anyone who tried to challenge him. His speech...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Citylights', 'Maleficent', 'The Raid 2' May 31, 2014

    In this eipsode, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Citylights', 'Maleficent' and 'The Raid 2'. He also speaks to the cast of coming movie 'Fugly' ...
  • 'The Raid 2' review: It delivers thrilling scenes of pulse-racing violence with relish and energy May 31, 2014

    Cast: Arifin Putra, Julie Estelle, Alex Abbad, Tio Pakusadewo, Oka Antara, and Cecep A Rahman Director: Gareth Evans 'The Raid 2', like its 2011 predecessor, is not everyone's cup of tea. That film about a squad of Jakarta cops who fight for their lives against a seemingly never-ending stream of heavily...
  • Midnight raid on African women: Court seeks final status report May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: A court on Monday issued notice to an Investigating Officer of Delhi Police, probing the former Delhi minister Somnath Bharti's purported raid on some African residents last year, to remain present "in person" with final status report after he failed to turn up. Metropolitan Magistrate Chetna Singh on January...
  • Lokayukta raids bureaucrat's premises, unearths illegal assets worth crores May 20, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta Police on Monday raided the official residence and other premises of State Joint Director, Industries, RC Kuriel in two cities and unearthed details of immovable properties worth crores, disproportionate to his known sources of income. Acting on a tip-off, the raid was carried out simultaneously at Kuriel's official...
  • MP: Lokayukta raids premises of IPS officer May 15, 2014

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta conducted early morning raids at the premises of IPS officer Mayank Jain, IG Community Policing on Thursday. The Lokyukta sleuths have unearthed documents showing assets including 50 acres of land, two nursing homes and 8 houses spread across Rewa, Indore and Bhopal. The officer belongs...
  • Police unearth illegal gutkha factory, one arrested May 13, 2014

    A factory involved in manufacturing duplicate gutka of famous brands was unearthed by police with the arrest of a person in Burra area here in Kanpur, a police spokesman said on Sunday. Acting on a tip-off, police raided a house at Vishwa Bank colony here Saturday night and arrested Pappu Verma...
  • Election Commission drops case against BJP office in Varanasi May 11, 2014

    The Election Commission Sunday directed that the material seized from a vehicle at the BJP office in Varanasi be released and also dropped further action in the case. In a statement, the poll panel said: "On receipt of a complaint, a flying squad checked a vehicle at the office of the...
  • Mini-gun factory busted after police raids Adityapur Industrial Estate May 1, 2014

    A mini-gun factory was on Thursday busted in the Adityapur Industrial Estate under Adityapur police station in Seraikela-Kharswan district in Jamshedpur, DIG (Kolkhan) Md Nehal said. The raiding police team recovered 102 pieces almost finished fire-arms and fire-arm making equipment from Vijaya Laxmi Enterprises located in the VII phase of the...
  • Joint team of Bihar and Jharkhand police raid Giriraj Singh's house to arrest him April 24, 2014

    Armed with a court order, a joint team of Bihar and Jharkhand police raided the house of Bihar BJP leader Giriraj Singh on Thursday to arrest him for his alleged hate statements but could not find him. "A team of Bokaro police and Patna police raided Giriraj Singh's house around 5...
  • Bellary blues for BJP- huge money recovered, party running for cover April 14, 2014

    Bellary: When the Election Commission squad went to raid the office and residence of a local trader Babulal who is known as 'Chor' Babulal on Saturday, they were expecting a few crores or even a lesser amount at his place. But, they were both surprised and shocked after the raid...
  • Truck loaded with liquor, 10 kg opium seized in Rajasthan April 9, 2014

    During surprise raids ahead of LS polls, a truck loaded with liquor consignment worth lakhs of rupees was seized by a flying squad at Mehandwas area of Tonk district, officials said on Wednesday. In another raid, a car carrying ten kg of opium valuing worth Rs 5 lakh was seized at...
  • Midnight raid: Didn't demand action against Somnath Bharti, says NHRC March 31, 2014

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission on Monday clarified that it has not given any direction to take action against former Delhi law minister Somnath Bharti in his infamous midnight raid at Khirki extension. The Commission said it had taken suo motu cognisance of the incident and expected some reports...
  • Midnight raid: NHRC tells police to take action against Somnath Bharti March 31, 2014

    New Delhi: In what can be major trouble for Aam Aadmi Party MLA and former Delhi law minister Somnath Bharti, the National Human Rights Commission has directed the Delhi Police to take action against him for his infamous midnight raid at Khirkee extension. The police have been given two months'...
  • Liquor mafia attacks police officials in a bid to free their jailed associates March 27, 2014

    Miscreants associated with liquor mafia injured at least eight policemen after allegedly pelting stones and freed three persons from police custody who were arrested in connection with selling illegal liquor at Khatoli town in Muzaffarnagar. A team of Excise and Police department had arrested three liquor mafia during raids on Wednesday,...
  • EC surveillance team seizes Rs 10 lakh cash in Nalanda March 25, 2014

    The Election Commission's Static Surveillance team on Monday seized Rs 10 lakh from a person in Patna’s Nalanda district. Additional Chief Electoral Officer R Lakshmanan told  reporters that the person, who was riding a bike, was stopped and searched after which Rs 10 lakh was seized from him. The police...
  • Maoist, wanted in several crime cases, arrested by Munger police during raids March 14, 2014

    A Maoist was arrested on Friday from a village under Darhara police station area in Bihar's Munger district, police said. Acting on a tip-off, a police team raided a house in Khudivan village and arrested the ultra, identified as Sanjay Sharma, Munger range DIG Sudhanshu Kumar said. Sharma, said to be a...
  • IT raids on three business houses, recovers Rs 60 crore of undisclosed income March 1, 2014

    Income Tax department has recovered Rs 60 crore of undisclosed income from three business houses following a raid at 35 places in the state, sources said. The three business houses, two of them engaged in real estate, have surrendered Rs 60 crore of undisclosed income after a search and seizure operation...
  • 1 Maoist killed, several injured in a fierce gunbattle with police February 25, 2014

    A Maoist guerrilla was killed and many were injured in a gun battle in the jungles of Gumla district early on Tuesday, police said. "One Maoist guerrilla was killed and many sustained sustained bullet injuries. We are trying to recover the body. We have recovered one Insas rifle and live cartridges...
  • Samastipur block development officer's house raided over disproportionate assets February 20, 2014

    The Economic Offences Unit (EOU) of police conducted a raid at the house of a Bihar government official over his disproportionate assets, an official said on Thursday. The EOU team raided the house of Ishwar Dayal, block development officer (BDO) of Mohiuddin Nagar in Samastipur district on Wednesday and seized...
  • Gang involved in forgery in Railway recruitment busted February 14, 2014

    The Bihar police on Thursday busted a gang involved in cheating money in the name of recruitment in Railway with arrest of three persons. The Economic Offence Wing of the state police has recovered papers of properties worth Rs 2.26 crore from kingpin of the racket identified as Satyendra Kumar of...
  • Bharti's midnight raid stalls Delhi Assembly, police to submit report February 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The Congress and the BJP stalled the Delhi Assembly on Thrusday demanding the resignation Law Minister Somnath Bharti. Last month, Bharti had attempted a midnight raid at Khirki extension and accused Ugandan women of being involved in drug trafficking and prostitution. The Delhi Police is likely to submit its status...
  • People who ran campaign against me should apologise: Somnath Bharti February 5, 2014

    Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti, who attempted a midnight raid at Khirki extension said he is proud of his actions and people who ran a campaign to malign his name should apologise. Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN, Bharti said, "I feel proud of what I did. I stand by my action....
  • Sex trade: Three Ugandan women record statement before magistrate February 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Three Ugandan women who had claimed that they were forced into prostitution in the Khirki extension area of Delhi have recorded their statement in front of the magistrate. According to reports the statement of the Ugandan women matches with their version given to the Delhi Police. In their statement,...
  • Ugandan women complain of sex trade, AAP says it stands vindicated February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Three young women from Uganda have blown the lid off an alleged illegal sex racket in Khirki Extension in South Delhi and have recorded their statements. This is the same area where Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti tried to carry out a raid that caught him in a...
  • I'm proud of what I did: Somnath Bharti on midnight raid February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti, who attempted a midnight raid at Khirki extension said he was proud of his actions. Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN, Bharti said, "I feel proud of what I did. I stand by my action. There is no question of apologising." He said that a CNN-IBN...
  • Khirki Extension raid: BJP questions Somnath Bharti's methods February 4, 2014

    The AAP on Tuesday claimed victory in the midnight raid case after three Ugandan women lodged a police complaint seeking protection from traffickers. ...