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How to stop radicalisation? Maharashtra DGP says start with inclusive housing, madrasa reform
Mon, Jan 12, 2015

He said, that he recently presented the proposal to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.

NRSC’s Bhuvan to go live soon
Sun, Jan 04, 2015

Project using remote sensing technology to map rural India and its assets is a crowd-sourced medium

NRSC’s Bhuvan to go live soon
Sun, Jan 04, 2015

Project using remote sensing technology to map rural India and its assets is a crowd-sourced medium

Stop telecast… if it continues, our operation won’t end: Callers to PCR
Thu, Dec 25, 2014

From a sobbing housewife to a Navy commander, callers repeatedly ask the PCR to order a media blackout.

B E L…Belvedere, get it right… Rang Bhavan, next to St Xavier’s College: Callers told clueless PCR on 26/11
Wed, Dec 24, 2014

An analysis shows that at least 22 calls to the PCR between 11 pm & 1 am were about the location of the terrorists.

Mumbai Police Control Room on 26/11 attack: Panicky, Confused, Rambling
Wed, Dec 24, 2014

A close analysis of these calls tells how police operators in charge of the control room betrayed panic.

Formed after 26/11, Force One hones its killer instinct
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

The 5,500 officers and 31,515 constabulary of the Mumbai Police are still to be trained in first-response intervention and firing.

Formed after 26/11, Force One hones its killer instinct, but doubts remain about city cops
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

While the specialised unit has managed to cut its response time, police still poorly trained in handling arms

The tale of a BMC colony loo: No water, no light, rats for company
Mon, Nov 17, 2014

The residents of the colony hope the civic authorities and the CM will pay heed to their plight

No water supply in toilets for Mumbai sanitation workers
Mon, Nov 17, 2014

For 62 years now, this and other BMC-owned quarters for safai karamcharis across Mumbai have had no water supply.

‘Muslims were upset, felt cheated’
Tue, Oct 21, 2014

Majli-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen’s lone winning candidate in Mumbai speaks to The Indian Express.

Nuclear disaster: Control rooms with no bosses, hotline turned cold
Tue, Oct 21, 2014

After J&K floods came Hudhud. Now Ebola lurks. Indian Express examines India’s response preparedness to disaster.

For already embattled Kripashankar, loss of Kalina comes as a big blow
Mon, Oct 20, 2014

His downfall began two years ago when he had to quit as the city Congress chief following a disproportionate assets.

Voters feel infrastructure push came too late
Fri, Oct 03, 2014

At least six key transport-infrastructure works were completed over the past two years.

Maharashtrians confused, angry after collapse of Sena-BJP alliance
Tue, Sep 30, 2014

‘It’s like a family court asking a child, who do you want, your mother or father,’ says one on the divorce

DGPs’ report blames all arms of govt for ignoring minorities
Fri, Jul 18, 2014

The committee said minority communities face hurdles in finding a good home.

Muslims think we are communal, corrupt: Police
Thu, Jul 17, 2014

3 DGPs flag trust-deficit among Muslims, urge Centre to take measures to change image of police.

Police, minorities and perception management
Thu, Jul 17, 2014

MUSLIMS: Internal police report underscores police-community gap.

Here, it is the survival of the fittest
Thu, Jun 19, 2014

The toughest men of the police force are made to stand on the finish line, along with the force’s sports candidates. “They can be very unruly at times.

All for 20 marks and a constable’s cap
Thu, Jun 19, 2014

This year, five candidates died during the five-km run at the Mumbai police’s recruitment drive for constables.

Tight security in Mumbai as Gopinath Munde’s body reaches BJP office
Mon, Jun 16, 2014

Mumbai Police have ordered for traffic diversion going towards the BJP's head office.

Goa Police get De Niro’s reply in Tehelka case
Tue, May 06, 2014

De Niro’s response will form a part of the supplementary chargesheet, sources told The Indian Express.

Police advise to Modi: Speak less, avoid traffic snarl during peak hours
Sun, Apr 20, 2014

Modi will address the combined Shiv Sena and BJP rally at MMRDA grounds, Bandra Kurla Complex.

Will act on report based on Tarun Tejpal CCTV tapes: Goa Police
Tue, Apr 01, 2014

The rape case is caught in controversy again, with details of the hotel’s CCTV feed being made public, violating conditions set by the court.

Fascist Right-wing plot, says Tejpal, asks for CCTV footage that ‘validates me’
Fri, Jan 09, 2015

High Court defers bail plea hearing to March 4.

Tehelka case: Confession e-mail ‘nails’ Tarun Tejpal, Goa Police charge him with rape
Tue, Feb 18, 2014

The chargesheet has taken into cognizance the victim's statement and Tejpal's apology email to her.

Inanimate,this quirk sparks your imagination
Wed, Jan 01, 2014

Peering from a balcony at Mohammedbhoy Mansion,this male torso dummy has acted as a landmark for many.

India’s largest morgue opens in Goa today
Thu, Dec 19, 2013

The building will also be the first to incorporate recommendations of the Justice Verma Committee.

Goa court sets aside order on separate cell for Tejpal
Sat, Dec 14, 2013

The request could not be entertained because the jail was overcrowded.

Goa Police will contact De Niro in Tehelka probe
Fri, Dec 13, 2013

De Niro’s statement,could help establish key aspects and supplement the CCTV footage assessment report.

Tehelka case: Goa Police decides to contact Hollywood actor Robert De Niro
Fri, Jan 10, 2014

Police to corroborate multiple statements given by the complainant.

Tehelka journalist ‘recorded’ calls from Tarun Tejpal,Shoma Chaudhury
Thu, Dec 12, 2013

Tarun Tejpal has been accused of raping his junior colleague during an event in Goa.

Tehelka rape charge: Tarun Tejpal sent to 12-day judicial custody
Fri, Jan 10, 2014

Goa court also ordered to lodge him in a separate cell in prison for two days.

Tehelka case: Additional charges invoked on Tejpal,police remand extended
Fri, Jan 10, 2014

Meanwhile,the statement of former Tehelka managing editor Shoma Chaudhury was recorded.

Tehelka rape charge: Trio whom victim confided in set to depose today
Fri, Dec 06, 2013

Tejpal is expected be taken to 'crime scene' after statements of the witnesses are in order.

Tehelka trial in fast-track court,says Parrikar
Thu, Dec 05, 2013

Judicial Magistrate Kshama Joshi rejected Tejpal’s appeal for a fan in his cell in lock-up.