Suspends

  • Bangladesh suspend Shakib Al Hasan for 'attitude problem' 07-07-2014 06:17 PM

    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...
  • Two senior GAIL officials suspended over Andhra Pradesh pipeline mishap 29-06-2014 06:58 PM

    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 07-06-2014 05:39 PM

    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 31-05-2014 09:35 AM

    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...
  • Criminal escapes from custody, two police personel suspended 24-05-2014 10:16 AM

    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...
  • Akhilesh Yadav suspends Raebareli excise officer over graft charges 23-05-2014 01:30 PM

    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...
  • Five policemen suspended in connection with undertrial's death 02-04-2014 08:38 PM

    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...
  • Russia suspended from G-8 amid tensions over Ukraine: France 18-03-2014 05:23 PM

    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...
  • Akhilesh Yadav suspends 3 excise officials 09-03-2014 07:42 PM

    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...
  • IPL betting scandal: Investigating officer Sampath Kumar suspended 28-02-2014 12:10 PM

    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...
  • Arunachal newspapers hit stands after five days 19-02-2014 01:45 PM

    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...
  • Delhi Police constable suspended for shouting slogans at Kejriwal's swearing-in ceremony 31-12-2013 01:36 PM

    A Delhi Police constable's over enthusiasm landed him in soup as he was suspended for climbing a barricade and shouting slogans during the swearing-in 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...
  • Matthew Wade fined, suspended for pitch tampering 17-11-2013 10:12 AM

    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...
  • Four policemen suspended in prisoner suicide case 09-11-2013 02:14 PM

    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...
  • MBBS seats case: Disqualified RS member Rashid Masood appeals in Delhi HC 22-10-2013 12:43 PM

    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...
  • Letter controversy: UP govt suspends senior IAS officer 13-10-2013 08:43 PM

    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 1997-batch officer, was the Home...
  • Delhi: SHO molested me while registering an FIR, alleges gangrape survivor 05-10-2013 09:39 PM

    New Delhi: A 13-year-old 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...
  • Websites, Twitter feeds suspended after US government shutdown 03-10-2013 02:07 PM

    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,...
  • TMC suspends Kunal Ghosh on disciplinary grounds 28-09-2013 04:44 PM

    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 20-09-2013 11:33 AM

    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...
  • Kolkata: Jadavpur University students lock VC to protest suspension of students 19-09-2013 05:02 PM

    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 19-09-2013 11:03 AM

    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,...
  • UP govt orders inquiry into Durga Shakti Nagpal suspension case 29-08-2013 05:42 PM

    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...
  • Two constables suspended on charges of savagely beating taxi driver 28-08-2013 06:22 PM

    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...
  • 5 BESU students suspended for ragging fresher 27-08-2013 03:00 PM

    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....
  • Ishrat Jahan case: PP Pandey's judicial remand ends today 27-08-2013 09:12 AM

    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...
  • Suspended TDP MPs launch dharna to protest against Andhra bifurcation 26-08-2013 02:51 PM

    Suspended Telegu Desam Party MPs on Monday launched an indefinite dharna in Parliament complex to protest against bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. "We are against the division of Andhra Pradesh and we want unified Andhra," said Venugopal Reddy, suspended TDP MP, who along with K Narayana and Krishna Rao is sitting...
  • Congress chief seeks revocation of suspension of 12 MPs from LS 24-08-2013 07:55 PM

    Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee president Botsa Satyanarayana on Saturday requested Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath to revoke suspension of 12 Lok Sabha members from Andhra-Rayalaseema regions forthwith. The MPs -- eight of Congress and four of Telugu Desam Party -- were on Friday suspended from Lok Sabha for five...
  • 3 officials suspended due to technical glitch at Omar's rally 24-08-2013 05:28 PM

    Three officials of the Jammu and Kashmir Information department, including the Anantnag District Information Officer, were put under suspension after Chief Minister Omar Abdullah failed to address a rally in the district due to glitch in the public address system on Saturday. Anantnag District Information Officer Tanveer Ahmad and two...
  • 12 Andhra MPs suspended for protesting against Telangana in LS 23-08-2013 02:31 PM

    Cracking the whip, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar on Friday suspended for at least five sittings 12 members from Andhra Pradesh who have been agitating against decision to form Telangana and paralysing the House since the current session began on August 5. The Speaker named the members - 8 from...