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11-Mar-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Charred body found in car in Gurugram

A badly burnt body was found in a car attached to the Ola cab service and parked at a deserted spot here on Sunday, officials said.The body was found on the passenger seat of the car which was also damaged in the fire and parked on the roadside in Sector...

19-Feb-2018

Rs 1 cr heist at Shiva temple in Haryana

Thieves took away jewellery and valuables worth nearly Rs 1 crore from a historic Shiva Temple in Haryana's Panchkula district, police said on Monday.The theft took place in Saketri on the intervening night of February 18-19. The entire theft was caught on CCTV."The...

08-Feb-2018 New Delhi

Leopard skin seized in Haryana, godman held

A leopard skin was seized from Haryana and a self-styled godman was arrested, officials said on Thursday.The pelt, five or six years old, was seized from Ram Das of Fatehpur Biloch village in Ballabhgarh in Haryana on Wednesday night by Forest Department...

03-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

3 arrested for assault on Kashmiri students in Haryana

The Haryana Police on Saturday arrested three people for allegedly assaulting two Kashmiri students in Mahendergarh town in south Haryana."Guilty will be punished. The incident began over a minor collision of motorcycle of the accused. Three people have...

24-Jan-2018 Gurugram

Padmaavat protests: Mob torches bus in Gurugram, damages schoolbus

A Haryana Roadways bus was set ablaze and another vandalised in Bhondsi area in Gurugram district by a group of around 50 men, alleged to be Shri Rajput Karni Sena supporters, on Wednesday to protest against the movie 'Padmaavat'.They also pelted stones...

14-Jan-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Gurugram STF arrests four gangsters in Haryana

The Gurugram unit of Haryana Police's Special Task Force (STF) on Sunday said it has arrested four sharpshooters of gangster Manjeet Mahal's gang from Jhajjar near here.In its first achievement after being set up, the STF is headed by Inspector General of...

09-Jan-2018 Gurugram

Six women, two men held for flesh trade in Gurugram

Six women and two men were arrested on Monday on charges of running a sex racket from a spa here, police said.The accused women include three from Nepal.The accused were booked under the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act and sent to judicial custody for 14...

29-Dec-2017 Gurugram

Two Haryana officers caught taking bribe, held

An Assistant Superintendent of a jail in Gurugram and a Haryana police officer posted in Faridabad were on Friday arrested by teams of the state Vigilance Bureau when they were caught accepting bribes."Bhondsi jail Assistant Superintendent Kripa Ram was...

10-Dec-2017 Gurugram

Foreigners arrested for sex racket in Gurugram

Haryana Police on Sunday said they have arrested six women, including two foreigners, and a man for operating a sex racket from a spa here.After a tip, the police on Saturday night raided the Auwa Thai spa centre in the Central Plaza Mall on Golf Course Road...

21-Nov-2017 New Delhi

CBI questions bus conductor's kin in Ryan murder case

The CBI on Tuesday questioned O.P. Chopra -- a relative of bus conductor Ashok Kumar who was arrested in the Pradhuman Thakur's murder in a Gurugram school -- for over eight hours vis-a-vis his audio clipping regarding the case.A Central Bureau of Investigation...

21-Nov-2017 Panchkula

Dera chief's aide gets five-day police remand

A court in Panchkula town sent Pawan Insan, a close aide of rape convict Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, to five days police remand on Tuesday.After being on the run for nearly three months, Pawan Insan was arrested by the Special...

21-Nov-2017 Panchkula

Bodies of three children found in Haryana

The Haryana Police on Tuesday questioned the father and uncle of three minor children whose bodies were found in the Morni hills area of Panchkula district, adjoining Chandigarh.Police sources said the three children had bullet injuries on the head.The victims...

13-Oct-2017 Panchkula

Honeypreet sent to 10-day judicial custody

Jailed Dera sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's close aide Honeypreet Insan was on Friday sent to 10 days' judicial remand by a court in Panchkula.Honeypreet, whose real name is Priyanka Taneja, has been sent to judicial custody till October 23. She has been...

12-Oct-2017 Gurugram

Illegal casino busted in Gurugram, 43 arrested

Police have busted a casino being run illegally by a suspended Haryana Police constable in an upscale locality here and arrested 43 people, including four women, in this connection, police said on Thursday.The illegal casino in K Block of Sushant Lok-1 was...

06-Oct-2017 Panchkula

Honeypreet misleading investigation: Haryana Police

Haryana Police on Friday claimed that Honeypreet Insan, the closest aide of jailed Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, is misleading police in the investigation into her role in violence in Panchkula and elsewhere after the August 25 conviction...

06-Oct-2017 Chandigarh

Dera violence: Haryana Police summon sect committee members

 Haryana Police have issued summons to 45 members of a committee of the Dera Sacha Sauda sect to appear before it regarding the violence that erupted following the rape conviction of the Dera chief on August 25, Police sources said on Friday.Police sources said...

04-Oct-2017 Panchkula

Honeypreet sent on 6-day police remand

Jailed Dera sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's close aide Honeypreet Insan was on Wednesday sent to six days police remand by a court in Panchkula.The Haryana Police had sought 14 days police remand.Earlier in the day, Honeypreet was produced in the court...

04-Oct-2017 Panchkula

Honeypreet produced in Panchkula court

 A day after her arrest, jailed Dera sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's close aide Honeypreet Insan was on Tuesday produced in a court in Panchkula town in Haryana, adjoining Chandigarh.The prosecution sought a 10-day police remand for Honeypreet, saying...

03-Oct-2017 Chandigarh

Honeypreet rejects claims of illicit relations with Ram Rahim

Honeypreet Insan, the "adopted daughter" of convicted Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, on Tuesday rejected allegations of physical relations with him and asked people not to believe "false" stories being spread about them.However, her estranged...

03-Oct-2017 Chandigarh

Honeypreet arrested, to be produced in court on Wednesday

Fugitive Honeypreet Insan, a close aide of jailed Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, was arrested on Tuesday and will be produced in a trial court of Haryana's Panchkula on Wednesday, police said.She was detained by the Punjab Police from the...

02-Oct-2017 Gurugram (Haryana)

Angry parents of Pradhuman question Ryan principal's reinstatement

The suspended principal of a Ryan International School, where a boy was found brutally murdered on September 8, has been reinstated in another of the group's schools, leaving the parents of the seven-year-old Pradhuman Thakur fuming.Neerja Batra, the acting...

22-Sep-2017 New Delhi

Why is the government so silent, asks Pradhuman's father

The father of murdered class 2 student Pardhuman on Friday asked why the government is silent on his son's death and did it mean that they are providing safe passage to the accused.Barun Chandra Thakur, in a statement here, said that he had reached out to...

15-Sep-2017 Gurugram (Haryana)

School, police tried to hush up case, says Pradyuman's father

The grief-stricken father of seven-year-old Pradyuman, who was done to death on September 8 inside Ryan International School near here, says prime suspect bus conductor Ashok Kumar could not have executed the crime alone and that some others were involved...

15-Sep-2017 Gurugram (Haryana)

Manohar Lal Khattar announces CBI probe into Pradhuman's murde

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday said the CBI will probe the brutal murder of seven-year-old student Pradhuman Thakur.Khattar also announced the government was taking over the administration of Ryan International School in Gurugram where...

15-Sep-2017 Panchkula

Dera chief's hearing in murder cases: Security tightened in Panchkula

Security has been tightened in Panchkula town in Haryana ahead of a crucial hearing in two separate murder cases against Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and others here on Saturday.The cases, related to the murder of Sirsa-based journalist...

11-Sep-2017 Gurugram (Haryana)

Two Ryan school officials arrested over 7-year-old's murder

Two senior officials of the Ryan International School here have been arrested in connection with the murder of a seven-year-old boy in the school premises last week that sparked massive public outrage.As police constituted at least a dozen teams to probe...

09-Sep-2017 Rohtak

Dera chief reports ill health, doctors sent to prison

A team of doctors was rushed to the District Jail in Sunaria near Rohtak town in Haryana on Saturday after rapist Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, the chief of Dera Sacha Sauda sect, complained of ill health.It was not immediately known what health issues the...

09-Sep-2017 Sirsa

Secret tunnels, explosives factory found in Dera Sacha Sauda premises

Two secret tunnels and an illegal explosives factory were found inside the premises of the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters near Haryana's Sirsa town on Saturday on Day 2 of the search by security forces and authorities.The search operation of the Dera premises...

08-Sep-2017 Sirsa

Day 1 of Dera headquarter search ends; computers seized

The first day of search of the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters near Haryana's Sirsa town on Friday ended with a few computers, a luxury SUV and some currency notes being seized, official (old and new currency) being seized, officials said.Officials said that...

08-Sep-2017 Sirsa

JCBs, locksmiths assist security forces search Dera headquarters

JCB machines, locksmiths, forensic experts and dog squads assisted a comprehensive search operation launched by security agencies and district authorities at the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters near Haryana's Sirsa town on Friday.The search operation began...

08-Sep-2017 Sirsa

Search operation begins at Dera headquarters

Security agencies and district authorities began search operations at the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters near Haryana's Sirsa town on Friday amid tight security and curfew in the area.The search, which is being video-graphed, is being conducted under the supervision...

07-Sep-2017 Sirsa

'Skeletons' inside premises, admits Dera mouthpiece

Hours before authorities and security agencies are likely to start a search and sanitisation operation inside the sprawling Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters campus near Sirsa town in Haryana, the sect's mouthpiece "Sach Kahoon" on Thursday admitted that human...

07-Sep-2017 Sirsa

Haryana Police investigating 'supari' claim for Dera violence

The Haryana Police is investigating claims that top Dera Sacha Sauda functionaries paid a 'supari' (contract) of Rs 5 crore to criminal elements to instigate violence in Panchkula and other places after sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's conviction for...

28-Aug-2017 Rohtak

'Wild beast, deserves no mercy', says judgment on rapist Dera chief

Rapist Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh may have tried his teary antics in the court on Monday, pleading for mercy, but the court was in no such mood as it sent him behind bars for 20 years, terming his conduct as that of a "wild beast".CBI special...

28-Aug-2017 Rohtak

20 years imprisonment for rapist Dera chief; Rs 30 lakh fine

Eighteen years after he raped two of his female disciples, Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was on Monday sentenced to 20 years jail for rape and criminal intimidation and fined Rs 30 lakh.The rapist sect chief has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment...

28-Aug-2017 Chandigarh

Two cars torched in Sirsa by Dera followers

Dera Sacha Sauda (DSS) followers allegedly set two cars on fire near the sect headquarters on the outskirts of Sirsa town on Monday, just minutes before its chief was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment in a rape case.Security forces rushed to Phulkan village...

28-Aug-2017 Rohtak (Haryana)

Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh gets 10 years prison for rape

Rape convict Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was on Monday sentenced to 10 years jail for the rape and criminal intimidation of two female disciples.The quantum of sentence was announced by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special court...

27-Aug-2017 Chandigarh

Sentencing of Dera chief at 2.30 pm; lockdown in Rohtak

Rape convict Dera Sacha Sauda (DSS) sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh will be sentenced on Monday at 2.30 p.m. at a special court near Rohtak town in Haryana.The quantum of sentence will be done in a court being specially set up inside the District Jail...

26-Aug-2017 Panchkula

Dera violence death toll rises to 36

The death toll in the violence following the conviction of Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim has risen to 36, officials of the Haryana government said on Saturday.Thirty deaths have been reported in Panchkula, while six persons have died in Sirsa town, where...

26-Aug-2017 Chandigarh

Uneasy calm in Punjab, Haryana; Army out

An uneasy calm prevailed in Punjab and Haryana on Saturday after incidents of violence a day ago left 30 people dead following the Dera sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's conviction in a rape case.Army units patrolled several places across the two states...

26-Aug-2017 New Delhi

31 dead in Dera violence: Home Ministry

The Union Home Ministry on Saturday said 31 persons were killed in Haryana Dera violence on Friday after a court held Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh guilty of rape.A ministry statement said 29 deaths occurred in Panchkula and two in Sirsa,...

25-Aug-2017 Panchkula

30 die in violence after Dera chief is held guilty of rape

At least 30 people were killed on Friday as security forces fired at rampaging mobs in Panchkula town in Haryana after a court held self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh guilty of rape and sexual exploitation. The violence also gripped parts of Haryana...

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