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24-Jun-2017 Srinagar

CRPF officer killed, two injured in Pantha Chowk militant attack

A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel was Saturday while two others sustained injuries after suspected militants attacked their vehicle in Pantha Chowk area of Srinagar.Sources said that three troopers were injured after militants opened indiscriminate...

24-Jun-2017 Kolkata

SSB seizes wildlife products worth Rs 2.47 cr, arrests one

The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) on Saturday said it arrested a smuggler from West Bengal's Alipurduar district and seized a consignment of wildlife products worth Rs 2.47 crore from his possession.One 540-gm rhino horn worth Rs 1.72 crore and a Tokay Gecko...

24-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Police forms SIT to probe DySP’s lynching, Three more arrested

A day after the gruesome lynching to death of a police officer drew outrage across the valley, police today formed a Special Investigating Team (SIT) to probe the barbaric incident even as three more persons have been arrested by police.The DIG will form...

22-Jun-2017 Pulwama

Militants killed in Kakapora encounter were new recruits

Two of the three militants killed in Kakapora encounter in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district had recently joined militant ranks while one of them was a two years old militant who had joined Lashkar-e-Toiba shortly after Udhampur attack in August 2015 that...

22-Jun-2017 Pulwama

Three militants, a civilian killed in South Kashmir

Three Lashkar-e-Toiba militants were killed in an overnight encounter with government forces in Kakapora area of Pulwama district in south Kashmir on Thursday while a civilian also died in the post encounter clashes. Another civilian is battling life in the...

22-Jun-2017 Pulwama

3 militants killed, army officer injured in J&K

Three militants were killed and an Army Major was injured on Thursday in a gunfight between the holed up militants and the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.The militants were killed in Kakapora area in a joint operation by the security...

21-Jun-2017 Bengaluru

Four held in Turkish currency racket in Bengaluru

Four persons, including a police constable, were arrested here for allegedly trying to sell Turkish lira equivalent to Rs 71 crore to two businessmen for Rs 27 lakh, said a top police official on Wednesday."On a tip off, the accused were trapped at a multiplex...

21-Jun-2017 Chandigarh

Nageswara Rao to be official spokesman of Vigilance Bureau

State Vigilance Bureau Chief Director-cum-ADGP Mr B.K. Uppal has nominated Director-cum-IGP Mr G. Nageswara Rao as official spokesperson of the Bureau. Stating this Mr Uppal said Mr Rao would brief the press/media in respect of matters pertaining to registration...

21-Jun-2017 Sopore

Two Hizb militants killed in North Kashmir encounter

Two local militants were killed in an overnight encounter in North Kashmir’s Apple town Sopore.The encounter broke out at a Sopore hamlet Pazalpora where a few day’s back, suspected militants had target the army garrison with a grenade, inviting sharp reactions...

21-Jun-2017 Sopore

HM commander among two militants killed in Sopore

Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants including a district commander were killed in an encounter with police and security forces in Pazalpora area of Sopore in Baramulla district today early morning.Police spokesman in a statement to KNS said that acting on a...

20-Jun-2017 Greater Noida (UP)

Gurugram woman gangraped in moving car in NCR

A 35-year-old woman was picked up from Gurugram in Haryana and allegedly gangraped in a moving car. She was later dumped in Greater Noida area of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday morning, the police said.The assault took place in the National Capital Region, apparenetly...

19-Jun-2017 Mumbai

Bhojpuri actress Anjali Shrivastava found hanging at home

Well-known Bhojpuri actress and model Anjali Shrivastava was found dead at her Andheri west residence, police said here on Monday.According to police, Anjali's family members from Allahabad had been trying to call her since Sunday night, but she did not respond...

18-Jun-2017 Kolkata

Fake Rs 2,000 notes seized by BSF, one arrested

The Border Security Force has seized fake Indian currency notes of the face value of Rs 1,96,000 in Rs 2,000 denominations from West Bengal's Malda district and arrested one person, an official said on Sunday.Acting on a tip off, troopers of border outpost...

17-Jun-2017 Panchkula

Haryana gang attacks police with pepper spray, free undertrial

At least three policemen were injured on Saturday when a gang attacked a police party with pepper spray and escaped with an undertrial prisoner who was brought to a hospital in Haryana's Panchkula town.The incident took place outside the Panchkula General...

17-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Militants offer ‘gun salute' at LeT commander's funeral in Kashmir

Several armed militants on Saturday appeared at the funeral of Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) commander Junaid Mattoo in south Kashmir's Kulgam district and offered a "gun salute" as tens of hundreds attended the funeral.Mattoo was killed along with two of his associates...

17-Jun-2017 Kulgam

Bodies of three militants recovered in Kashmir

Bodies of three militants, including top Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander Junaid Mattoo, were recovered by the security forces on Saturday in south Kashmir's Kulgam district where a gunfight took place the previous day."The bodies of the three militants who...

16-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Six policemen killed in Achabal attack : Police

Six policemen were killed Friday evening when militants ambushed a police vehicle near Achabal in Anantnag district.Inspector General of Police, Kashmir, Muneer Khan, told KNS that the policemen were travelling from Anantnag town to Achabal police station...

16-Jun-2017 Anantnag

Six cops including SHO killed in militant onslaught

In a deadly attack, six policemen including Station House Officer Police Station Achabal were killed when militants attacked their vehicle near Tajwar area of Achabal in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Friday. The deceased SHO has been identified as...

16-Jun-2017 Anantnag

Two militants, two civilians killed in South Kashmir

Life was completely disrupted in South Kashmir after a fierce encounter between Indian troopers and the militant and the subsequent killing of two civilians on Friday.Reports said that a fierce encounter started between the trapped militants believed to be...

15-Jun-2017 Chandigarh

Vigilance nabs SDO and JE accepting bribe of Rs. 80,000

State Vigilance Bureau, during its ongoing campaign against corruption, today nabbed a SDO and Assistant JE of PSPCL red handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 80,000.Disclosing this an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said Baldev Singh SDO and Rajesh...

15-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Online fraudsters wipe out money from account holders of Kashmir Valley

Three customers of two nationalized banks from Kashmir Valley lost Rs 88,000 after trusting a caller and revealing personal identification number (PIN) to a person who projected himself as a bank official. One of the victims is the Chairperson Women’s Development...

13-Jun-2017 London

I have not diverted any money to IPL : Vijay Mallya

Fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya, whom India wants extradited for facing trial in a Rs 9,000-crore bank loan default case, on Tuesday claimed that he has not diverted any of the borrowed money to the team he owned in the IPL and asked reporters to "keep dreaming...

13-Jun-2017 Agartala

Bangladeshi held in Tripura for smuggling gold

A Bangladeshi youth was arrested here on Tuesday for smuggling gold worth Rs 50 lakh, police said.Mohammad Liton Ahmed, 29, on Monday came to Agartala and tried to go to Kolkata by a private airline. When the security at the airport checked him, he ran...

13-Jun-2017 Chennai

ED attaches 50 kg gold of Tamil Nadu businessman Sekhar Reddy

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday said it has provisionally attached around 50 kg of gold ingots/bars worth over Rs 13,96,88,246 crore of businessman J.Sekhar Reddy and his associates in connection with new-for-old currency notes scam.The action...

13-Jun-2017 Chandigarh

Three Punjab gangsters commit suicide

Three wanted criminals from Punjab owing allegiance to notorious gangster Vicky Gonder allegedly committed suicide on Tuesday in Haryana after they were surrounded by police, officials said.The gangsters were identified as Kamaljit Singh alias Bunty Dhillon,...

12-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Police, Army claim busting of HM module , 2 militants, 2 OGWs held

Police and Army has busted an HM module after it arrested two militants in Handwara and two OGWs in Awantipora.On a specific information regarding movement of militants, a joint Naka of Handwara police and 21-RR was laid at Chogal, Handwara during which two...

09-Jun-2017 Bengaluru

Six held in Bengaluru with Rs 2.8 cr in demonetised notes

Six people, including an advocate and an engineer, were held here with demonetised currency notes of the face value of Rs 2.8 crore, police said on Friday."Based on tip-off, police intercepted an autorickshaw at BBMP playground in Vijaya Bank Layout in south...

09-Jun-2017 Chandigarh

Vigilance Bureau registers case against SE Surinderpal Singh

The Punjab Vigilance Bureau has registered a case against Surinderpal Singh Chief Engineer GMADA for amassing huge wealth with ill-gotten money by illegally favouring some construction companies during his tenure besides transacting in the accounts of his...

08-Jun-2017 Chandigarh

SBS Nagar Police arrests two dreaded criminals of radical gang

In a major breakthrough, the Punjab Police has arrested two members of a radical gang namely for their involvement in unlawful and criminal activities.Disclosing this here today a spokesperson of Punjab Police said that the Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar Police...

08-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Two militants and soldier killed in Kupwara

Two militants and an army man were killed as the Army claimed to have foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Naugam sector in Kupwara district on Thursday.“Alert troops foil another infiltration bid in Naugam sector. Two militants...

07-Jun-2017 Gurugram

Auto driver held for Gurugram gang rape, child's murder

An autorickshaw driver hailing from Uttar Pradesh has been arrested for the gang-rape of a young woman and the killing of her infant daughter in Gurugram district in Haryana, police said on Wednesday.Gurugram Police admitted to lapses on the part of police...

07-Jun-2017 Kupwara

Infiltration bid foiled, three militants killed : Army

At least three militants were killed as troops foiled an infiltration attempt in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district on Wednesday, a defence official said.Three militants were killed during an ongoing operation near the Line of Control (LoC) in Machil...

06-Jun-2017 Bengaluru

15 held in Bengaluru, Rs 5.75 crore in scrapped notes seized

Fifteen persons were arrested from Bengaluru on Tuesday and demonetised currency totalling Rs 5.75 crore was seized from them, police said on Tuesday.This followed the search of a car parked in front of a hotel at Basavanagudi on a tip, Deputy Commissioner of...

05-Jun-2017 Bandipora

Four non-locals militants gunned down in North Kashmir

Barely few hours after Government Forces claimed that it gunned down four militants in a brief encounter in North Kashmir’s Sumbal area of Bandipora district, massive clashes between protesters and Forces personnel broke out while sensing trouble, authorities...

05-Jun-2017 Bandipora

4 militants killed in suicide attack on CRPF camp in J&K

The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Monday foiled an early morning suicide attack on one of its camps in Bandipora district in Jammu and Kashmir. Four militants were killed.The "foreign terrorists" failed to breach the camp's security as they were...

03-Jun-2017 Chandigarh

Mother of Punjab terror suspect hangs self

The mother of a young techie committed suicide at her home in Punjab on Saturday, two days after her son shot himself dead over alleged terror links, police said on Saturday.The woman, Kiranjot Kaur, 58, was found hanging from a ceiling fan early on Saturday....

03-Jun-2017 Qazigund

Two soldiers killed in highway attack, Hizb claims responsiblity

Two soldiers were killed and four others were injured when militants attacked an Army convoy bound to Srinagar from Jammu near Qazigund in South Kashmir. Militants according to police sources struck near Lower Munda toll post on Saturday afternoon.Eyewitnesses...

03-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Alleged illegal funding:NIA conducts raids in Kashmir

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday raided different locations in Kashmir, Valley in connection with a case of alleged funding received by pro-freedom groups for fueling unrest in the Valley.After registering an FIR earlier this week, various...

02-Jun-2017 Chandigarh

A.S.I. And Clerk Nabbed Red Handed By Vigilance

Punjab Vigilance Bureau has nabbed an A.S.I. Shivdev Singh and Radhe Sham a clerk red handed for taking bribe.Disclosing this, a spokesman of the Vigilance Bureau said an A.S.I.  Shivdev Singh posted at Police Station Nabha Kotwali, district Patiala was...

01-Jun-2017 Gurugram

Three held, 402 kg cannabis seized in Gurugram

Three persons have been arrested and 402 kg of cannabis valued at Rs 40 lakh has been seized from a farmhouse here, police said on Thursday.The three men were identified as Sanjay Kumar, Aameen and Iqbal. Police said Kumar and Aameen belonged to Alwar in Rajasthan...

01-Jun-2017 Chandigarh

Suwidha Centre Incharge Nabbed Red Handed By Vigilance

State Vigilance Bureau, during its ongoing campaign against corruption today nabbed a Suwidha Centre incharge Ferozepur Yogesh Kumar Saini red handed accepting bribe of Rs. 3000.Disclosing this here today a spokesman of Vigilance Bureau Punjab said Yogesh...

01-Jun-2017 Poonch

GREF personnel killed, 2 injured in ‘Pak firing

Pakistani firing in Krishna Ghati sector along the LoC in Poonch district on Thursday left one person killed and two others injured, reports said.Official sources said that two GREF Personnel and a BSF jawan were injured seriously in the Pakistani shelling. One...

01-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Policeman kills colleague for resorting to un-natural sex in Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir police has solved two cases and arrested four persons responsible for these crimes. This was stated by Deputy Inspector General of Police Central Kashmir Range Ghulam Hassan Bhat during a press briefing at Police Control Room Kashmir on Thursday.The...

01-Jun-2017 Sopore

Two Hizb militants killed in Sopore

It was closed-circuit television camera that helped Security Agencies to neutralize two local militants of Hizbul Mujhadeen in North Kashmir on Thursday morning.A grenade was lobbed by a suspected militant outside police station Sopore on Wednesday that...

01-Jun-2017 Sopore

militants killed in Sopore encounter

Two militants have been killed in an encounter at Nathipora area of Sopore in North Kashmir on Thursday morning.Official sources told GNS that government forces including army and SOG cordoned off the suspected area in Nathipora village. As such the joint...

31-May-2017 Srinagar

ATM robberies on rise in Valley

Unidentified burglars yet again stole an Automatic Teller Machine (ATM) in Kashmir Valley on Tuesday night. The burglary took place in South Kashmir while a few days back, unknown persons had decamped with an ATM of Jammu Kashmir Bank from Langate area of North Kashmir’s...

30-May-2017 Chandigarh

STF Punjab Confiscates 5 Kgs Heroine From Border- 2 Smugglers Nabbed

The Special Task Force of Punjab police today recovered 5 KGS heroine in the area of DT Mal from across the fence at the Indo-Pak Border from Gurmej Singh @ Geja ex-Sarpanch of village Rahella Hazi and Partap Singh @ Tittu of village Bhambha Hazzi both from...

29-May-2017 Kathua

Truck carrying 13 Tons polythene seized in Kathua

Kathua Police has foiled a major smuggling attempt of banned polythene into state and seized nearly 13 tons of polythene carry bags in Kathua on Monday.Senior Superintendent of police Suleman Choudhary informed that acting swiftly on the receipt of information...

28-May-2017 Bengaluru

Four Nigerians among five held with cocaine in Bengaluru

Four Nigeria nationals and one from Ivory Coast were arrested for allegedly peddling cocaine in the city, said police on Sunday."On a tip-off, the Crime Branch raided two houses in the suburbs and seized 168 grammes of cocaine valued at Rs 18 lakh," said...

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