Deeptiman Tiwary


Assam: Former J&K top cop to probe ‘encounter’
Thu, Jun 15, 2017

The Indian Express first reported on May 24 that Rai had informed CRPF headquarters and other authorities that his “discreet inquiry”, backed by GPS data and interviews with those involved, had revealed that two suspected NDFB(S) cadres had been allegedly killed in the fake “encounter” in Assam’s Chirang district.

CRPF IG Rajnish Rai, who called Assam encounter fake, is shunted
Wed, Jun 14, 2017

Rai was asked to join the Counter Insurgency and Anti Terrorism (CIAT) School of the CRPF at Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh.

Walking the faultlines: The Bhim Army has been slowly gaining ground among Dalits locally
Sun, Jun 04, 2017

Wooed by BJP, but wary of Yogi. Supporters of BSP, but ‘forsaken’ by Maya. The Indian Express travels to ground zero to see why the Dalits are looking at the Bhim Army, and what it means for the others.

Saharanpur clashes: Government officials go door to door to calm tempers
Fri, May 26, 2017

State Home Secretary Mani Prasad Mishra apologized to both communities for failure of police in performing their duty.

In Saharanpur, another youth shot at, UP govt suspends DM and SSP
Thu, May 25, 2017

Internet service cut off, officers made to go for allowing Mayawati rally

CRPF IGP says fake encounter in Assam by Army, police, his force
Wed, May 24, 2017

Two suspected NDFB(S) men were killed in cold blood, weapons were planted, says CRPF IGP’s report

‘False account of planned murder, shown as brave act’
Wed, May 24, 2017

Inspector general of police Rajnish Rai has filed a report questioning the March 30 encounter in Assam’s Chirang district.

CA linked to Lalu Prasad Yadav daughter’s firm held in money laundering case 
Wed, May 24, 2017

In March, the ED arrested market entry operators Surendra Jain and Virendra Jain, who were alleged to have laundered close to Rs 8,000 crore between December 2016 and March 2017.

Who’s who in the CBI and Enforcement Directorate probe net
Fri, May 19, 2017

The Indian Express looks at prominent leaders currently under investigation by CBI and ED, not counting cases that have already been committed to trial.

After CBI, ED set to file case against Karti Chidambaram, INX Media
Thu, May 18, 2017

The ED case will be filed under sections of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). It will follow a case of corruption filed by CBI on Monday against Karti and the INX group.

CBI raids Karti Chidambaram, alleges he got father’s ministry to clear FDI for INX media
Wed, May 17, 2017

The CBI has alleged that the INX Media’s FDI proposal was “deceitful and fallacious” but was approved by then Finance Minister P Chidambaram.

SSB arrests ‘Hizbul terrorist’, officials investigate if he wanted to surrender
Mon, May 15, 2017

“He was constantly in touch with his handler on the phone. He was also carrying a SIM card from Pakistan and had on him an air ticket from Sharjah to Kathmandu. He had travelled from Pakistan to Sharjah earlier,” DS Chauhan SSB DIG

Debate in AAP: Always targeting Modi may be backfiring on party?
Thu, May 11, 2017

While sacked minister Kapil Mishra alleged corruption on the part of Arvind Kejriwal, Kumar Vishwas has been accused by a suspended AAP MLA of being an “RSS plant” in the party.

Faced communal slur from senior for first time in my career, Youth Affairs Joint Director complains
Thu, May 11, 2017

Singh, when contacted, denied the allegations and said he had “great respect for Islam and Muslims.”

16 of 28 selected as BSF officers decline to join
Sun, May 07, 2017

This comes in the backdrop of growing tension on the border with Pakistan and the controversy in the BSF following a video uploaded by one of its jawans.

‘Legs are tied’ as cases are based on FIRs filed by other agencies: ED
Sun, Apr 30, 2017

The ED director’s remarks were seen as a reference to the Aircel-Maxis case

Strategy review: CRPF to focus on joint ops with state forces
Fri, Apr 28, 2017

Other measures decided on during the review include reorganisation of force deployment with focus on operations instead of road protection.

Sukma attack: Before ambush, CRPF men were waiting for transfer  
Wed, Apr 26, 2017

Inspector Raghbir Singh, who apparently led the CRPF retaliation, would not have had to face the ambush had his reliever arrived in time.

Sukma attack: CRPF asked for new tech for faster roads but…
Wed, Apr 26, 2017

However, a proposal to adopt a new technology that would cut the time taken to construct a 1-km road stretch to just around two days has been gathering dust with the Chhattisgarh government for at least three years, sources told The Indian Express.

Worst in Chhattisgarh in seven years: 25 CRPF men killed by Maoists in Sukma
Tue, Apr 25, 2017

Senior police officers said the ambush took place after personnel from the 74th battalion of CRPF had emerged from their camp to secure an under-construction road in a Maoist stronghold in south Sukma.

Lalit Modi gave forged documents in his defence: ED tells Interpol
Fri, Apr 21, 2017

The ED has also questioned Interpol’s decision to deny an RCN against Modi on the ground that there is no chargesheet against him and that extradition proceedings have not started.

For 9 hours, ED questions Virbhadra Singh on his assets
Fri, Apr 21, 2017

Sources said Singh was questioned about his assets, a farmhouse he bought with money taken from a businessman and his agricultural income.

Terror module busted recently may be connected to Islamic State affiliate
Fri, Apr 21, 2017

Sources said that Khan, who worked in Saudi Arabia as a mason, got radicalised when he was in Rajasthan without work

Law starts catching up: Vijay Mallya held in London by Scotland Yard, gets bail
Wed, Apr 19, 2017

Police say held on behalf of Indian authorities; CBI sending team to UK

ED notice to Karti for alleged FEMA violation, Chidambaram says govt can’t silence my voice
Tue, Apr 18, 2017

The ED alleged that the FEMA violations were made while infusing foreign investment in the eye care chain through venture capital firms such as Sequoia Capital and Westbridge Capital.

Narada case probe: Lodging FIR against 12, CBI closes in on Trinamool Congress
Tue, Apr 18, 2017

The FIR also mentioned “unknown persons” and CBI officials claimed there were “many others who were a part of the conspiracy but were not shown in the footage’’.

Probing Bikaner land deal, ED searches Faridabad premises
Thu, Apr 13, 2017

According to the agency, Mahesh Nagar was an authorised representative of Skylight Hospitality and helped purchase land in Rajasthan.

National Herald case: CBI books Bhupinder Singh Hooda for land to publisher
Fri, Apr 07, 2017

Hooda told The Indian Express that re-allotment of the plot in Panchkula to AJL in 2005 was strictly as per rules.

NIA arrests key man of IS-linked group deported from Saudi
Fri, Apr 07, 2017

He was also allegedly in regular touch with Bengaluru Church Street Blast accused and former Indian Mujahideen operative Alamzeb Afridi.

UP cow protection effort is in spirit of freedom movement: Nirmala Sitharaman
Thu, Apr 06, 2017

Opposition MPs had raised the issue of cow vigilantism, crackdown on slaughterhouses, stress on vegetarianism and the scarcity of leather.

Drunk driving causes just 1.5% of all accidents: NCRB data
Wed, Apr 05, 2017

Weather conditions (3.7 per cent) and mechanical defects (1.7 per cent) led to more accidents than drunk driving in 2015.

ED attaches Virbhadra Singh’s farmhouse in Delhi
Tue, Apr 04, 2017

The development comes days after the CBI filed a chargesheet against Virbhadra for alleged corruption.

NIA closes Ajmer case against Sadhvi Pragya, Indresh Kumar
Tue, Apr 04, 2017

The sadhvi’s name too figures in the context of this meeting.

After raids in 16 states, ED finds over 1,000 shell companies
Sun, Apr 02, 2017

According to ED, the raids were conducted simultaneously on Saturday in 16 states, where 110 premises linked to 300 known shell companies were searched.

No more stamping of hand baggage tags at 7 airports
Fri, Mar 31, 2017

CISF sources said that to ensure that the removal of baggage stamping does not adversely impact security, a large number of high-definition cameras have been installed, and existing cameras re-oriented to cover gaps.

I have lived with a mental illness victim, know the pain: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor
Sat, Mar 25, 2017

Shashi Tharoor called mental illness a very complicated disability as compared to a broken leg.