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Explained: Why the Army doesn't want police, paramilitary forces copying its 'combat' uniform

February 26, 2020 8:36 pm

The Army said that "use of distinctly different (both in colour and pattern) disruptive dress by CAPFs and State Police forces should be restricted only to employment in jungle terrain in Left Wing Extremism affected areas".

Delhi violence full coverage: 20 dead in clashes, stone pelting in northeast Delhi

February 26, 2020 12:41 pm

Delhi violence: At least 20 people have died and over 250 have been injured in the clashes in northeast Delhi since Sunday.

Timeline: A long, controversial 10 weeks for the Delhi Police

February 26, 2020 11:38 am

Here is a brief timeline of recent events involving the Delhi Police which have unfolded in the past few weeks

Former Delhi L-G Najeeb Jung questions leadership of Delhi Police

February 26, 2020 10:43 am

Delhi violence: "Why has no action has been taken so far against (BJP local leader) Kapil Mishra? He has instigated and initiated this whole thing and should be held responsible for the deaths reported so far," Najeeb Jung said.

Delhi violence LIVE UPDATES: Deeply troubled by deaths from communal violence in India, says US Foreign Affairs Committee

February 26, 2020 10:19 pm

Delhi Violence, CAA Protest Today Live News, Maujpur, Gokulpuri, Bhajanpura, Jaffrabad, Chand Bagh Violence Live News Updates: The death toll in the violence in northeast Delhi rose to 27 Wednesday, with at least 250 people being injured, many of them grievously.

Delhi violence: Chand Bagh and Bhajanpura — Adjacent colonies at war until RAF rolled in

February 26, 2020 4:55 pm

Delhi violence: Only at 5.05 pm, reinforcements arrived in the form of the Rapid Action Force and Delhi Police armed in riot gear, who lobbed teargas shells and pelted stones into Chand Bagh as part of their “area domination exercise”.

Delhi violence: Head Constable Rattan Lal died helping people, says kin

February 26, 2020 9:10 am

Around 2 pm Monday, Lal was in Dayalpur with a police force when around “thousands” of people came out together and pelted stones at them, said his cousin Sunder Lal (46).

Delhi: Amid talk of intel failure, Delhi Police gets new Special CP (Law & Order)

February 26, 2020 10:18 am

S N Shrivastava, a 1985-batch AGMUT cadre officer, was repatriated to the Delhi Police from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). He has been appointed as Special Commissioner (Law and Order).

Army writes to Defence, Home ministries over combat dress of police, paramilitary

February 26, 2020 8:43 am

The Army has requested the Defence Ministry and Home Ministry to issue guidelines that combat dress is not be worn while handling law and order situations, or in urban areas affected by terrorism.

Cop out in Delhi: Police response invariably reflects the bias of the ruling party

February 26, 2020 11:25 am

The police are, no doubt, to blame for not being able to function in an objective and impartial manner. There is definitely a failure of leadership also. But can political parties across the spectrum escape the blame for continuing to use the police as an instrument to further their political agenda?


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

SSC Delhi Police answer keys 2017: Here's how to download

December 20, 2017 11:49 am

Delhi Police Constable Exam 2017: The answer keys for the exam have been released on the official website

North East festival celebrated at IGNCA grounds in New Delhi

November 07, 2014 9:18 pm

The festival is an attempt to highlight various facets of North East.

AAP's Ashutosh taken for questioning by Delhi Police

March 06, 2014 6:13 pm

AAP leaders Ashutosh and Shazia Ilmi, booked for rioting and damaging public property.


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.