March 18, 2021 4:41 am
While 70 of custodial deaths were reported in 2019, an additional 87 people died in 2020, the government stated in a written reply to a question asked by Congress MLA Niranjan Patel during the Question Hour.
March 08, 2021 12:42 am
Kapil Desai, a police constable attached to the Mundra police station and a native of Chandkheda in Ahmedabad, surrendered after being on the run for more than a month.
February 22, 2021 11:36 pm
Assistant Inspector Sachin Vaze and three constables, Rajendra Tiwari, Sunil Desai and Rajaram Nikam are facing trial on charges, including murder, for the death of Yunus, who was arrested for a probe into the Ghatkopar blast in 2003.
February 12, 2021 2:59 am
With this, the number of arrests in the case of custodial deaths has gone up to three.
July 30, 2020 12:23 pm
In his application, Zaidi mentioned that he has been confined to the Burail Jail since January 24, 2020.
July 23, 2020 4:45 am
The police have launched a manhunt for the accused but investigators admit that the hopes of recovering the body of the victim are slim as the perpetrators are policemen themselves.
July 22, 2020 5:29 am
The six Vadodara policemen were booked for the murder of Babu Sheikh Nisar, a migrant worker from Telengana, who went missing in December last year after being picked up on an alleged theft charge, by the Vadodara city police.
July 13, 2020 10:40 am
In a video chat with The Indian Express, former tennis player Somdev Devvarman shares his experiences with racism and social injustice in India. The Commonwealth and Asian Games gold medallist from Tripura remembers being called ‘Bahadur’ and ‘Chinese’, and breaking barriers with his racquet. Devvarman also speaks out on police brutality in India, and why athletes don’t raise their voices on social issues.
July 08, 2020 5:00 pm
The ban comes against the backdrop of the custodial death of a father-son duo in Thoothukudi last month in which the role of FoP is being probed.
July 08, 2020 2:29 am
The victim, Babu Sheikh Nisar (65), a native of Telangana, had reportedly gone missing on December 10, 2019, after he was apprehended by policemen on suspicion of theft from Phoolwadi area of the city.