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  • CRPF suspends 17 personnel for lapses during Tongpal encounter in Chhattisgarh September 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Reserve Police Force on Saturday suspended 17 personnel for alleged lapses during the Tongpal encounter in Chhattisgarh which took place in March this year. Twenty policemen were killed when their search party was ambushed in Chhattisgarh. A further probe on the matter is expected to take...
  • Suspended rapeaccused DIG Sunil Paraskar faces another inquiry August 28, 2014

    Mumbai: In further trouble for suspended Maharashtra DIG Sunil Paraskar, accused of molestation and rape by a model, a Preliminary Enquiry (PE) has been launched against him to find if there were administrative lapses on his part while dealing with the victim before she filed police complaint. "The preliminary enquiry (PE)...
  • Policeman who arrested a 9yearold boy for breach of peace, suspended August 8, 2014

    A class third student was booked for 'breach of peace' under section 107/116 of CrPC by Nagla Singhi police on Friday, following which one policeman has been suspended for taking legal action against the minor. Nineyearold Sanjay went to graze his cattle on July 18 Khurra village during which one of...
  • Kedarnath Yatra suspended till July 29 July 28, 2014

    Kedarnath yatra was on Sunday further suspended due to bad weather till July 29 after opening for a brief four hours. "The Kedarnath pilgrimage, which opened today after a gap of 10 days, was again suspended till July 29 due to forecast of heavy rains during the next 48 hours," said...
  • Bangladesh suspend Shakib Al Hasan for 'attitude problem' July 7, 2014

    Bangladesh cricket authorities on Monday suspended star allrounder Shakib Al Hasan for six months due to a "severe attitude problem," the cricket board chief said. "He has a severe attitude problem, which is unprecedented in the history of Bangladesh cricket. We think that his behavior is such that it's directly impacting...
  • Two senior GAIL officials suspended over Andhra Pradesh pipeline mishap June 29, 2014

    New Delhi: State gas utility GAIL on Sunday suspended two senior company officials of its Andhra Pradesh office after a fire caused by a possible leakage in an underground gas pipeline killed 19 persons and injured several others. A massive fire on Friday morning in Nagaram village of East Godavari...
  • Badaun gangrape: UP government suspends SSP, DM; transfers 42 officers June 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Top officials in Uttar Pradesh are facing the brunt for the poor state of law and order in the state. The state government on Saturday suspended Badaun Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Atul Saxena and District Magistrate (DM) Shambhunath Yadav in the gangrape and murder case of two...
  • Education row: Smriti Irani appeals to DU to reinstate suspended officials May 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday appealed to the Delhi University to reinstate the suspended officials. The Delhi University suspended five officials for allegedly leaking documents related to the educational qualifications of Irani on Friday. Reacting to the same, she tweeted, "Since the Delhi University is an...
  • Criminal escapes from custody, two police personel suspended May 24, 2014

    A criminal escaped from police custody while he was being taken to court following which two policemen who were escorting him have been suspended. The accused, Jabbar, who was being taken to court in a bus, escaped by cutting the rope with which his hands had been tied by the policemen...
  • Akhilesh Yadav suspends Raebareli excise officer over graft charges May 23, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday put under suspension the district excise officer of Raebareli after corruption charges against him were found to be true, official sources said on Lucknow. The officer, Nirankar Nath Pandey has been placed under suspension by the chief minister after corruption charges against him...
  • Five policemen suspended in connection with undertrial's death April 2, 2014

    Five policemen, including an Station Officer (SO), have been suspended in connection with the death of an undertrial under mysterious circumstances in police custody in Badaun district's Bisauli area, a senior home department officer said in Lucknow on Wednesday. "SO Brijendra Tadava, SI Manoj Kumar, Gaurav Tyagi and two policemen Vikas...
  • Russia suspended from G-8 amid tensions over Ukraine: France March 18, 2014

    France's foreign minister says that leaders of the Group of Eight world powers have suspended Russia's participation in the club amid tensions over Ukraine and Russia's incursion into Crimea. The other seven members of the group had already suspended preparations for a G-8 summit that Russia is scheduled to host in...
  • Akhilesh Yadav suspends 3 excise officials March 9, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday suspended three excise department officers for alleged financial irregularities. The then District excise officer (DEO), Kanpur, Vinod Kumar, DEO, Agra, SP Singh and DEO, Kanpur, Mubarak Ali have been placed under suspension, official sources said. The officers have been accused of financial irregularities and...
  • IPL betting scandal: Investigating officer Sampath Kumar suspended February 28, 2014

    New Delhi: IPS officer G Sampath Kumar who started investigation into the IPL betting and fixing scandal has been suspended. Tamil Nadu DGP told CNN IBN that the action against Kumar was taken for his misconduct. Kumar had earlier in the month revealed that a bookie named Kitty had claimed that...
  • Arunachal newspapers hit stands after five days February 19, 2014

    Newspapers hit the stands in Arunachal Pradesh on Wednesday, lifting five days of suspension of publication, following an assurance by Chief Minister Nabam Tuki to redress media organisations' grievances on security. The assurance was given by the chief minister at a meeting attended by representatives of the Arunachal Press Club (APC)...
  • Delhi Police constable suspended for shouting slogans at Kejriwal's swearingin ceremony December 31, 2013

    A Delhi Police constable's over enthusiasm landed him in soup as he was suspended for climbing a barricade and shouting slogans during the swearingin ceremony of Chief Minster Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet ministers. The constable, identified as Rajesh Kumar, was posted with the fourth battalion of the Delhi Armed Police...
  • Matthew Wade fined, suspended for pitch tampering November 17, 2013

    Melbourne: Former Australia Test wicketkeeper Matthew Wade has been fined and suspended for pitch tampering during a domestic first class match between Victoria and Tasmania. Wade, the Victoria captain, was found to have tampered with the pitch during his innings of 119 in the first innings of a match which his...
  • Four policemen suspended in prisoner suicide case November 9, 2013

    Four constables of a district jail in Muzaffarnagar have been suspended in connection with the suicide of two prisoners, police said on Saturday. Four constables of district jail Nand Kishore, Amod Bansalk, Kanahiyalal and Mod. Khalid have been suspended for negligence of their duties, jail Superintendent Choudhry Seva Ram Singh said. Undertrial...
  • MBBS seats case: Disqualified RS member Rashid Masood appeals in Delhi HC October 22, 2013

    A day after his disqualification from the Rajya Sabha, Congress leader Rashid Masood on Tuesday moved the Delhi High Court challenging his conviction and four years sentence in a corruption case. Justice Hima Kohli issued notice to the CBI and sought its response by November 13 on Masood's appeal. Masood's counsel...
  • Letter controversy: UP govt suspends senior IAS officer October 13, 2013

    Lucknow: A day after his transfer, senior IAS officer Sarvesh Chandra Mishra was on Sunday suspended and a departmental probe initiated against him over a controversial letter convening a meeting to discuss "reconstruction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya on lines of Somnath Temple." Mishra, a 1997batch officer, was the Home Secretary...
  • Delhi: SHO molested me while registering an FIR, alleges gangrape survivor October 5, 2013

    New Delhi: A 13yearold gangrape survivor has been allegedly molested inside a police station in Uttam Nagar while reistering for an FIR. The SHO has been suspended pending inquiry but the incident has put the Delhi Police in a tight spot. The minor girl was allegedly gangraped by four men on...
  • Websites, Twitter feeds suspended after US government shutdown October 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Following a partial US government shutdown on October 1, a bunch of US government websites and Twitter feeds have been suspended including that of NASA and USGS. The White House web page is also not being updated due to the federal government shutdown. The USGS website clearly states, "Due...
  • TMC suspends Kunal Ghosh on disciplinary grounds September 28, 2013

    Kolkata: Days after being served a show cause notice by his party, the Trinamool Congress, its Rajya Sabha MP Kunal Ghosh has been suspended on disciplinary grounds. Ghosh, who has been interrogated twice by the police in connection with the Saradha Chit Fund scam, had threatened to reveal what he...
  • Students continue to gherao Jadavpur University VC, pro-VC as protests continue September 20, 2013

    The Vice-Chancellor, Pro- Vice-Chancellor and Registrar of Jadavpur University continued to be under gherao for the third day on Friday by a section of engineering faculty students demanding withdrawal of suspension order of two students on charges of ragging. University authorities told PTI that VC Souvik Bhattacharya and pro-VC Siddhartha Dutta...
  • Kolkata: Jadavpur University students lock VC to protest suspension of students September 19, 2013

    A group of students of the Jadavpur University in Kolkata laid siege to offices and locked in the varsity's vice chancellor, assistant vice chancellor and the registrar hostage for the last 24 hours and other officials to protest the suspension of two students for ragging, an official said on Thursday....
  • J&K: Govt suspends 40 teachers for remaining absent from duty September 19, 2013

    Jammu and Kashmir government suspended 40 teachers of various schools in Jammu district on Thursday for unauthorised absence from duty. A high-level committee constituted by Director, School Education, Sourabh Bhagat found the teachers absent from duty during a surprise inspection, officials said. The committee headed by Joint Director, Secondary Education, conducted surprise...
  • UP govt orders inquiry into Durga Shakti Nagpal suspension case August 29, 2013

    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 the...
  • Two constables suspended on charges of savagely beating taxi driver August 28, 2013

    With an MLA sitting on a fast unto death demanding action against two police constables, both were suspended on Wednesday on charges of thrashing a taxi driver for a minor offence. Sonu Singh and Sachin Kumar have been suspended after they were found guilty of "severely beating up" the driver for...
  • 5 BESU students suspended for ragging fresher August 27, 2013

    Five students of Bengal Engineering and Science University (BESU) were suspended on Tuesday from the university and hostel for one year for allegedly ragging a first year engineering student. Another student was also suspended from the hostel for one year, BESU vice-chancellor Ajay Ray told a press conference in Howrah. All...
  • Ishrat Jahan case: PP Pandey's judicial remand ends today August 27, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Judicial remand of suspended IPS officer PP Pandey in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case will end on Tuesday. The court had rejected the application of the CBI seeking his further remand. Pandey was Joint Commissioner of Police in Ahmedabad when Ishrat and three others were gunned down on...