September 23, 2021 7:45 am
Meeran Chadha Borwankar writes: Supreme Court's directions in 'Prakash Singh' have remained on paper, obstructed by politicians and corrupt police officers. People must demand accountability on police reforms.
September 03, 2021 4:14 am
Though a notification about the formation of PCA in Chandigarh was issued in 2010, it remained dysfunctional for almost seven years due to various reasons including infrastructure, manpower, sitting place and no clear vision about the jurisdiction of the body.
September 03, 2021 4:04 am
The IRB unit of the Chandigarh Police had three sanctioned posts of Deputy Commandants, but the posts had lapsed as they had remained vacant for more than three years.
September 02, 2021 6:23 am
The promoted personnel included 112 cops, who were given regular promotions resulting in enhancement in their salaries, ranks and other financial benefits.
July 04, 2021 11:51 pm
Meeran Chadha Borwankar writes: Streamlining of delivery mechanism with technology can enable police forces to improve efficiency, cut out corruption.
April 07, 2021 8:49 am
There is a petition pending in the Supreme Court since 2013 asking for the implementation of the Prakash Singh directives. Perhaps, now, after the Maharashtra fiasco, the SC may decide that this case merits listing
October 21, 2020 8:42 am
The challenge of India is to restore the culture of rule of law, and make police and justice accessible, effective and credible.
June 15, 2020 1:29 pm
Police are more likely to speed through minority neighborhoods, said Gunn’s son, Dwight Gunn, who is a pastor.
October 18, 2019 1:09 pm
What is needed is ‘ease of policing’, better training and infrastructure
January 28, 2019 7:34 am
During the tenure of the previous Raman Singh-led BJP government, police personnel and their families had taken to the streets and demanded improvements in emoluments given to them.