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Delhi Police says FIR on riot victim’s complaint will burden judicial system, challenges lower court orders

July 26, 2021 9:31 pm

In the order passed on July 13, ASJ Yadav upheld the MM’s order and said a defence of the accused persons has been sought to be created by police in a different FIR, and that police officers have “miserably failed” in their statutory duties.

Congress leaders Randeep Surjewala, Srivinvas BV detained outside Parliament for holding tractor march

July 26, 2021 4:29 pm

Police said the tractor march was in violation of Section 144 of CrPC (Power to issue order in urgent cases of nuisance of apprehended danger).

Police arrest two for stealing brass vessels from temple in Delhi’s Rajpark

July 26, 2021 11:57 am

Parvinder Singh, DCP (Outer) said they received a call from Mahipal Singh, who works at the temple, complaining that five large and four small-sized kalash (brass vessels) were missing from the Sharv Shakti Mandir in Ratan Vihar.

Fingerprint mismatch leads Delhi Police to cheating racket in staff exam

July 26, 2021 10:03 am

Police said the candidates, who had cleared the written test, were caught when the recruitment cell called them in January to get their appointment letters.

Delhi Police arrest former IL&FS director Ramchand Karunakaran in Rs 100 crore cheating case

July 25, 2021 11:19 am

Police said several cases have been registered against Karunakaran and other directors of the IL&FS Rail Ltd for misappropriating funds, cheating other companies and forgery.

Equipped With Books, Toys, Board Games: To help kids feel safe at police stations, 11 child-friendly centres come up

July 25, 2021 8:08 am

Usha Rangnani, DCP (Northwest), inaugurated the centres at the police stations with Joint Commissioner of Police (Northern range) S S Yadav on Saturday afternoon.

Delhi: Security guard arrested while trying to dispose of man’s body

July 25, 2021 7:42 am

Police caught the accused Saturday morning when he was carrying the body in a cycle-rickshaw to dispose it off.

Policeman visits The Wire office in Delhi, DCP says routine checking ahead of I-Day

July 24, 2021 9:21 am

The Wire is one of 16 media organisations around the world who are partnering with the French nonprofit Forbidden Stories and human rights group Amnesty International in a global investigative project centred on a database of numbers that may have been targeted with spyware.

Delhi Police prepare chargesheet, name Sushil Kumar as main accused in Sagar Dhankar murder case

July 23, 2021 11:03 am

In their chargesheet, police have mentioned that “encroachment of property”, “threat to eliminate” and supremacy were the reasons for the dispute which resulted in Sagar’s death on May 5.

What colour should an auto driver's uniform be? Delhi HC issues notice on plea by auto drivers' union

July 23, 2021 7:56 am

The plea seeks the striking down of any rules or conditions requiring the drivers to wear a uniform, while arguing that their fundamental rights were being violated by "labelling" them.


Chaos, clashes at farmers’ protest: 16 photos that capture what happened

January 26, 2021 10:38 pm

New Delhi witnessed violent scenes on Republic Day as farmers participating in a tractor rally clashed with the police, broke barricades and stormed the Red Fort.

In Pics | The DRDO tech being used to sanitise uniforms of security forces

June 14, 2020 6:39 pm

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed a sanitizing chamber called ‘GermiKlean’ to sanitise uniforms of security forces.

Delhi violence: For many families, search for the missing continues

March 03, 2020 1:14 pm

An 18-year-old boy bringing in the body of his only parent, a young man having to identify the charred body of his brother, an uncle finding his nephew’s body after three days of searching — scenes of agony continued days after violence erupted in Northeast Delhi.

Amulya Patnaik signs out as Delhi Police chief amid controversies

March 01, 2020 7:57 am

Amulya Patnaik's last few months as Commissioner of Police in the national capital were marred with several allegations against the Delhi police force.

Situation under control in Delhi's Maujpur, sit-ins begin at many places in nation capital

February 24, 2020 8:23 am

The sit-in in Jaffrabad is one of many anti-CAA protests across the capital — from Shaheen Bagh and Nizamuddin to Khureji and Khajuri Khas — which started in December.

From Bengaluru to Mumbai, protests erupt across country after JNU violence

January 06, 2020 6:33 pm

Students from various colleges in Mumbai and those in Aligarh Muslim University and Jadavpur University in Kolkata held overnight peaceful protests in solidarity with their counterparts in JNU.

Bloodied students, broken doors: Photos that describe JNU violence

January 06, 2020 9:50 am

While JNUSU claimed members of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) were behind the attack, ABVP denied the allegations.

These pictures show what happened in Delhi on Sunday

December 17, 2019 6:52 am

Tensions erupted in Sarai Juleina and Mathura Road on Sunday as two buses were allegedly set on fire in protest against the Citizenship Act.

'We are humans in uniforms': Delhi police stage protest after assault by lawyers

November 06, 2019 1:14 pm

Several policemen holding placards that read "We are human in police uniforms" and "Protectors Need Protection" were outside the police headquarters at ITO and urged their seniors to stand with them to save the honour of the uniform.

DRDO, Indian Railways, Delhi Police, IOCL recruitment 2019: List of jobs to apply this week

October 13, 2019 5:47 pm

DRDO, Indian Railways, Delhi Police recruitment 2019: A multitude vacancies across departments in various departments of banks, defence, teaching sectors have been released. The vacancies are in the posts of Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO), University of Mumbai, Indian Railways, Delhi Police, other vacant posts


Kanhaiya sent to one-day remand: Delhi Police

February 26, 2016 9:40 am

New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI) Rajan Bhagat, public relations officer of the Delhi Police, said Kanhaiya Kumar who has been booked on sedition charges, have been taken on one-day remand by the Delhi police for further investigation in the JNU unrest. He added that that Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are also facing the charges of sedition, will be confronted on Friday for investigation. He further said necessary action must be taken against the accused.

JNU row: Umar, Bhattacharya surrender

February 24, 2016 6:32 am

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are facing sedition charges for allegedly raising anti-national slogans, surrendered before the Delhi Police last night. Following a medical check-up, the two were interrogated on Wednesday for around five hours and will be presented before the magistrate later in the day. Khalid and Bhattacharya are among the five students who, along with JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, had allegedly shouted anti-national slogans at an event organised in the university campus on February 9.

Tactics used to investigate JNU row are dynamic: Bassi

February 23, 2016 2:11 pm

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): Talking about the ongoing JNU row, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said the circumstances have changed and "seditious" speeches had been delivered. Bassi said that he was confident of Delhi Police's tactics being used to investigate the matter are dynamic.

Kanhaiya's bail plea hearing to resume tomorrow

February 23, 2016 7:44 am

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing of JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar's bail plea, seeking status report from the Delhi Police prosecutor. Divulging details on the matter, special public prosecutor of Delhi Police Shailendra Babbar said there are certain facts that they want to submit to the court and therefore a day's time has been granted. He added that there are enough evidence to prove Kanhaiya guilty.

BJP MLA OP Sharma arrested, later released on bail

February 18, 2016 3:53 pm

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Delhi police arrested controversial BJP legislator O.P. Sharma, on Thursday in connection with an assault case on Monday, but the former was later released on bail. Speaking to the media after getting bail, Sharma dubbed his arrest as an ‘embarrassment’, saying the one who one took action against traitors was getting punished.

OP Sharma summoned by police, says will cooperate

February 18, 2016 8:17 am

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA, OP Sharma, was summoned by the Delhi Police on Thursday. Before being summoned, he said he respects the law and will cooperate with the police during the investigation.

JNU row: Protesting NSUI workers detained

February 17, 2016 12:20 pm

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Wednesday detained protesting National Students Union of India (NSUI) workers for shouting anti-BJP slogans. They also torched BJP flags and an effigy representing the ruling party. One of the protestors criticised the Centre for punishing the innocents and allowing the guilty to escape punitive action.

Delhi Police has enough evidence against Kanhaiya: Bassi

February 17, 2016 8:36 am

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Delhi Commissioner of police BS Bassi on Wednesday said the Delhi Police has enough evidence against Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar. He added that as per their investigation some outsiders were also involved in the chanting of ‘anti-national’ slogans on the Jawaharlal Nehru University campus.

Security beefed up outside Patiala House Court

February 17, 2016 8:31 am

New Delhi Feb 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Delhi Police to beef up security in and around Patiala House court, which will take up the case against Jawaharlal Nehru University student union president Kanhaiya Kumar, today. The Supreme Court has restricted the number of people inside Patiala House Court to the arguing counsel, two professors and five media people.

Disappointed with Delhi Police’s approach: Divyansh’s father

February 09, 2016 9:42 am

New Delhi, Feb 09 (ANI): Father of Divyansh, who was found dead in a septic tank of Ryan International School, said he is disappointed with the approach of Delhi Police towards the investigation. He added that the Delhi Police is investigating the case as a “mishappening” and not murder. He further said that he has complete faith in the Indian judicial system.