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In a former mafia stronghold, art remembers, and warns

May 26, 2022 12:24 pm

A key point in Palermo’s turnaround was the murder of Giovanni Falcone, a judge who pioneered new methods to combat Mafia influence and paved the way for the restoration of law and order

Tricity’s prominent businessman’s suicide note names senior officials of HPCL, UT Administration, Punjab Police

July 24, 2020 9:52 am

It was around 9.30 pm on Wednesday that the Sector 5 Police Station received a call from the Panchkula police control room about a suicide.

Coronavirus: The helping hand for Italy's poor — not the govt, but Mafia gangs

April 10, 2020 8:52 pm

Italy which is also under lockdown, is witnessing violence as reports of small shop owners being pressurissed to give food for free and videos of people engaging in fistfights and violence are coming out.

Himachal DGP forms STFs to crack down on mafia

January 25, 2018 2:31 am

At every district, the STF will be headed by either Additional SP or a Deputy SP rank officer who will directly report to SP Narcotics (CID) on a daily basis, who further will apprise the DGP on the actions taken against drug peddlers.

Cop’s suicide: AAP seeks arrest of sand mafia man

November 05, 2015 2:05 am

AAP leader Preeti Sharma Menon met state CID chief Sanjay Kumar and demanded that Chaudhari be immediately arrested .

Weed out mafia, government will give protection: CM Fadnavis

June 17, 2015 2:21 am

Stressing on transparency, Fadnavis said that the officials will be given full freedom for such work and the government will back the individual completely.

The Mills That Made Bombay

September 08, 2013 11:11 pm

Girangaon and its mill workers,both men and women,shaped the metropolis of Bombay till the shutdown of the 1980s. That history ought not to be forgotten by Meena R Menon and Neera Adarkar

Options before govt

August 30, 2013 12:42 am

New parking lots,hand-held devices,reining in mafia

Swedish king flatly denies improprieties as scandal grows

May 31, 2011 10:18 am

The King rejected media reports that he visited strip clubs and had links with organised crime.

Rs 4 cr set blaze in Karnataka

January 24, 2011 5:04 pm

Mystery shrouds the burning of currency notes totalling about Rs four crore stashed in three gunny bags at a village near here. <p>Some unidentified men came with the gunny bags,set them afire and fled the place yesterday in Alipura village,four km from here,police said today.