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British police to investigate a leak of ambassador's memos

July 13, 2019 3:44 pm

The leaked memos have cast a shadow over ties between Britain and the United States and taken centre stage in the contest to be the next British prime minister.

Court acquits man, blames shoddy probe

September 02, 2014 2:23 am

Krishna pleaded not guilty and claimed that he was falsely implicated.

Disneyland Paris pirates ride shut after accident

October 31, 2013 6:26 pm

The attraction is closed until further notice to allow investigators to examine.

Surat police form special team to trace Asaram's son

October 09, 2013 5:25 am

Two sisters from Surat have lodged two separate complaints against Asaram and his son.

The missing Muzaffarpur girl: Parents see the SC and CBI as their only hope

October 06, 2013 3:07 am

A year ago,the 12-year-old went missing in the middle of the night.

Advisory body seeks ban on all circus animals

September 02, 2013 3:50 am

The statutory advisory body recommended the ban to the Environment Ministry.

Plausible line of inquiry: armament blasts on board,lethal hydrogen gas leak

August 15, 2013 4:01 am

It is believed that armaments had been loaded recently prior to the explosion.

2 women,1 man held in Panchkula sex racket

July 27, 2013 4:32 am

Police claimed to have busted a sex racket on Friday with the arrest of three youth,including two women,in the city.

Woman gang raped by six persons in Ghaziabad

July 26, 2013 9:38 am

Four accused have been arrested in this connection while two others are absconding.

Pune police ‘find’ Darshana’s cell,hand it over to CID

July 16, 2013 2:41 am

Also give hard disc,friend’s cell to agency,told to submit forensic report certifying these are the same objects seized by them during probe


NYT investigation: How a gang hunted and killed a 15-year-old

September 13, 2018 2:30 pm

The New York Times retraces the last steps of a teenager from Bronx Lesandro Guzman-Feliz, also known as Junior, which drew much outrage. The investigation also revealed how a recent wave of violence took his life just two blocks from home.

Conductor locks Bengaluru girl in bus for 45 minutes

February 26, 2016 5:31 am

Bengaluru, Feb 26 (ANI): A student of Bengaluru’s design school spent harrowing 45 minutes in a BMTC bus after a crew member, along with a few policemen and a mob, allegedly locked her inside the bus near Yelahanka police station. The crew, encouraged by the policemen and mob, allegedly told the woman they would release her only if her friend, who had fled after a clash with the conductor, returns. Deputy Commissioner of Police (North East) PS Harsha on Friday said they have arrested the conductor on the basis of FIR filed by the girl. He further said the conductor has also lodged a complaint against the girl and investigation is going on.

NCP criticises BJP for JNU row

February 16, 2016 6:55 am

New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Lashing out at the NDA Government and Delhi Police, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) general secretary Tariq Anwar said the present BJP-led NDA Government is bothering the university students without any prior investigation. Meanwhile, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said all parties should stand up together against the anti-national elements responsible for the recent Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) issue.

Ghaziabad Police launch search operation for 'abducted' woman

February 11, 2016 4:03 pm

Ghaziabad, Feb 11 (ANI): Ghaziabad Police on Thursday confirmed that they have launched a search operation for a 23-year-old woman, who her family claims was allegedly abducted by an auto driver on Wednesday night. Superintendent of Police Salman Taj Patil on Thursday said that Dipti Sarna, who works in an office in Gurgaon, Haryana, may have been abducted by the auto driver from the main bus stand at Ghaziabad. He said that Dipti's family has filed a case with the police station at Sihani Gate in which they have said that she was speaking to a friend on her mobile phone and suddenly started shouting as the auto driver took a wrong route. He also that Dipti's family had informed the police that they usually came to the bus stand to pick Dipti up and then go to their home in Vaishali. Patil said that on the basis of the information receiv

No clean-chit given to Vadra in Sky Light Hospitality case: Rajasthan Govt.

January 26, 2016 3:03 pm

Udaipur (Rajasthan), Jan 26 (ANI): The Rajasthan Government on Tuesday rubbished reports of a clean chit being given to Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra in the Sky Light Hospitality case and said that the investigation in this regard was still on. Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria informed that he had personally talked to case investigating officer Ram Avatar, adding that there is no report in this regard. Kataria further said that the investigating has not yet finished and therefore it would be inappropriate to comment on the matter.

Vadodara: Six terror suspects detained

January 24, 2016 5:20 pm

Vadodara, Jan 24 (ANI): Six terror suspects were detained by the Vadodara police on Sunday. Commissioner of Police, Vadodra, E Radhakrishnan, said that the police had received information about suspicious people seen near a Dargah.He further added that the investigation is underway.

Investigation underway on threat letter received by French Consulate

January 21, 2016 11:41 am

Bengaluru, Jan 21 (ANI): West Bengaluru Additional Commissioner of Police KSR Charan Reddy on Thursday said the ‘intimidating’ letter received by the French Consulate about French President Francois Hollande's visit was being investigated. He added that the address from where the letter came is non-existent. This letter has been received in the lieu of Hollande's visit as Chief Guest at the Republic Day parade. He added that the matter is being taken seriously and further investigation was on.

Lokayukta Police conducts raids

January 19, 2016 7:45 am

Ujjain, Jan 19 (ANI): Lokayukta Police on Tuesday conducted raids at three different residences belonging to Basantilal Sharma in Ujjain regarding disproportionate assets. Sharma, who is an assistant manager in Seva Sehkaari Organisation, has been in service for 33 years. According to Lokayukta Inspector Basant Shrivastav, residence of Sharma's second wife has also come under scanner. Initial investigation has revealed Sharma has assets worth crores of rupees.

Minor raped for a month at playschool in Ghaziabad

January 13, 2016 9:37 am

Ghaziabad (UP), Jan 13 (ANI): A man was arrested for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl child for the last one month in Ghaziabad. The incident came to light only on Tuesday when the child complained about the man to her mother. However, the accused refused to say anything on the matter. Police said the child’s parents used to leave her at a baby-sitting facility. Investigations are underway.

Four Maoists arrested with cash, arms and ammunition in Jharkhand

January 12, 2016 7:33 am

Chatra, Jan 12 (ANI): The Jharkhand Police arrested four Maoists with cash, arms and ammunition during raids conducted in Chatra district. Acting on a tip-off, the police conducted raids at several places in Chatra district and arrested four people associated with a Maoist splinter group from two spots and recovered rupees 15 million in cash. Deputy Inspector General (DIG), Upendra Kumar, said three rebels were arrested from a hideout while another was nabbed from a different location. The police also seized huge cache of arms and ammunition from the ultras. Kumar added that the recovered money was collected in form of levy from shopkeepers, contractors and businessmen. Further investigation is underway to ascertain the facts.