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24-Apr-2018 Gadchiroli (Maharashtra)

37 Maoists, including 19 women, killed in Maharashtra operations

As many as 19 women, including a commander, are among 37 Maoists gunned down in two pitched battles by the Maharashtra Police in the forests of the state's Gadchiroli in the past 48 hours, eliminating at least four top commanders and virtually shattering...

17-Apr-2018 Lucknow

8-year-old raped, killed in UP

In a case with harrowing echoes of the crime in Jammu and Kashmir s Kathua an 8-year-old was raped and then murdered in Etah district of Uttar Pradesh police said on Tuesday.The victim had gone to attend a wedding with her family where she went missing...

09-Apr-2018 Lucknow

Father of girl who accused BJP MLA of rape dies in police custody

A day after a girl tried to set herself on fire outside the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister's residence, alleging police inaction in her gang rape by a BJP MLA, her father died in police custody on Monday.Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath termed the incident...

07-Apr-2018 New Delhi

3 held for leaking Class 12 Economics paper

A Special Investigation Team of Delhi Police has arrested a teacher of a private school, a clerk and a support staff from Himachal Pradesh on charges of leaking the CBSE Class 12 Economics paper, an officer said on Saturday.The SIT found out that the Economics...

07-Apr-2018 Jodhpur

Salman Khan gets bail, can't leave country without court permission

Actor Salman Khan was granted bail by a district and sessions court in Jodhpur on Saturday in the 1998 blackbuck poaching case in which he was sentenced to five years in jail on Thursday.After spending two nights in Jodhpur Central Jail, he left after completing...

07-Apr-2018 Jodhpur

Salman Khan gets bail against Rs 50K personal bond

Superstar Salman Khan was granted bail on Saturday in the 1998 blackbuck case on a personal bond of Rs 50,000 by District and Sessions Court Judge Ravindra Kumar Joshi.Arguments were concluded in the morning but Judge Joshi reserved the order for post lunch session.The...

06-Apr-2018 Amritsar

BSF shoots Pakistani drug smuggler in Punjab

Border Security Force (BSF) troopers killed a Pakistani drugs smuggler and apprehended another early on Friday near the international border in Amritsar sector, a BSF spokesman said.Four kg of heroin, valued at Rs 20 crore, two Pakistani SIM cards and a mobile...

31-Mar-2018 Lucknow

Two Ambedkar statues vandalised in UP

Two statues of Dalit icon B.R. Ambedkar have been vandalised in different parts of the state, police said on Saturday.In wake of the incidents, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath instructed all District Magistrates and district police chiefs to ensure that there...

29-Mar-2018 New Delhi

CBSE leak: Police detain coaching centre owner, businessman

Probing a CBSE question paper leak, police on Thursday detained a Delhi-based coaching centre owner and a businessman for interrogation, an officer said.The police said Vicky, who runs a coaching centre at Old Rajinder Nagar for Maths and Science subjects, has...

17-Mar-2018 Guwahati

1,000 kg marijuana seized in Guwahati

Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) sleuths have seized about 1,000 kg of contraband marijuana from a vehicle here that was to be smuggled to Uttar Pradesh, officials said on Saturday.The driver of the vehicle and his helper were arrested on Friday night when...

13-Mar-2018 Ghaziabad

Hooch kills 4 in UP, four cops suspended

Four persons died and one took ill on Tuesday after consuming illicit liquor following which four policemen, including the area SHO, were suspended in Khora locality here, police said.Police received an anonymous call on Tuesday morning informing about the...

13-Mar-2018 Raipur

Nine CRPF personnel killed in Chhattisgarh Maoist attack

At least nine CRPF personnel were killed and two injured in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Tuesday, in one of the deadliest attacks by the Maoist rebels on security forces this year.The incident took place around 12.30 p.m. when the Maoists blew up an...

13-Mar-2018 Ghaziabad

Hooch kills 4 in UP, four cops suspended

Four persons died and one took ill on Tuesday after consuming illicit liquor following which four policemen, including the area SHO, were suspended in Khora locality here, police said.Police received an anonymous call on Tuesday morning informing about the...

10-Mar-2018 Kolkata

16 kg gold valued at Rs 4.81 cr seized, one held

About 16 kg gold, valued at Rs 4.81 crore, being smuggled into India through the India-Myanmar border, was seized in Manipur and one person apprehended, an official said here on Saturday."Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), in a joint operation with...

07-Mar-2018 Kolkata

Syama Prasad Mukherjee's statue vandalized, 7 held

Seven members of a Left student group were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly damaging a bust of Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee at the Keoratola crematorium here, police said.Six males and a female aged 22-29 years who tried to deface...

06-Mar-2018 Ranchi

14 Maoists arrested in Jharkhand

A total of 14 Maoists have been arrested in the last two days in Jharkhand's Giridih district, police said.Four of the Maoists including a wanted woman were arrested on Tuesday while 10 were arrested on Monday. The police and paramilitary forces made the...

05-Mar-2018 Ranchi

Girl gangraped by 8 youths in Ranchi, 7 arrested

A girl was gangraped by eight youths in Ranchi, police said on Monday. The police have arrested seven youths involved in the crime and the eighth youth is absconding.According to the police, a girl was walking with her boyfriend in Dhruva locality of Ranchi...

04-Mar-2018 Kolkata

Psychotropic drugs recovered in Kolkata, three arrested

The Kolkata unit of the Narcotics Control Bureau on Sunday seized a large quantity of psychotropic substances including Ecstacy, LSD blots and Magic mushrooms from a house in the city and arrested three persons in connection with it, a senior NCB official...

03-Mar-2018 Patna (Bihar)

Maoists kill 2 in Bihar

Suspected Maoists have killed two brothers and attacked several others in a village in Jamui district of Bihar, police said on Saturday."The incident took place after the villagers of Pancheshwari had celebrated Holi. A group of more than two dozen armed Maoists...

02-Mar-2018 Hyderabad

10 Maoists, policeman killed in Telanagana gunfight

In a major setback to the banned Communist Party of India- Maoist, 10 guerrillas were killed in a gunfight with police in Telangana's Jayashankar Bhupalapally district early Friday. The police initially put the number at 12.The slain Maoists include six...

02-Mar-2018 Hyderabad

12 Maoists, one policeman killed in Telangana gunfight

In a major setback to the banned Communist Party of India (Maoist), at least 12 guerrillas were killed in a gunfight with police in Telangana's Jayashankar Bhupalapally district on Friday.A police constable also lost his life, police said and three personnel...

02-Mar-2018 Hyderabad

12 Maoists killed in Telangana gunfight

At least 12 Maoists and a police constable were killed in a gunfight with police in Telangana's Jayashankar Bhupalapally district on Friday, police said.Three personnel of elite Greyhounds anti-Maoist force were also injured.The exchange of fire occurred...

27-Feb-2018 Kolkata

Hashish, ganja worth Rs 16 lakh seized in Bengal

The Kolkata unit of the Narcotics Control Bureau has seized a large quantity of hashish and ganja worth around Rs 16 lakh from West Bengal's Howrah district and arrested two persons, a senior NCB official said on Tuesday."Twelve kg of hashish and 22.5 kg...

26-Feb-2018 Kolkata

Heroin worth Rs 6 cr seized in Bengal

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) seized two kg of heroin worth Rs six crore, that was recovered by the Border Security Force during a raid in West Bengal's Murshidabad district, a senior NCB official said on Monday."The BSF troopers recovered two packets...

26-Feb-2018 Ranchi

Four Maoists killed in Jharkhand

Four Maoist guerrillas, including two women, were killed in a gun battle with security forces in Jharkhand's Palamu district on Monday, police said.The gun fight figuring some 12 members of the banned Maoist organisation, CPI-Maoist, took place early in the...

24-Feb-2018 Williamnagar (Meghalaya)

Meghalaya's most wanted rebel killed in gunfight with police

Special Force (SF-10) commandos in Meghalaya on Saturday killed in a gunfight a top Garo rebel leader wanted for his alleged involvement in several killings and bombings in the state.Acting on a tip off, the commandos raided Sudugre area in East Garo Hills district...

23-Feb-2018 Ranchi

Girl gang-raped, burnt to death in Jharkhand

A 15-year-old girl, who had gone to answer nature's call, was gang-raped in Jharkhand's Chatra district and later burnt to death, police said on Friday.According to the police, when the teenager of Humajang village of the district had gone to answer nature's...

17-Feb-2018 New Delhi

PNB fraud: Ex-Deputy Bank Manager Gokulnath Shetty arrested

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested Punjab National Bank's retired Deputy Manager, Gokulnath Shetty and two others in a multi-crore bank fraud case, officials said on Saturday."CBI has Shetty, Single Window Operator Manoj Kharat and authorised...

12-Feb-2018 Allahabad

Violence in Allahabad over Dalit student's killing

Angered over the killing of a Dalit student of Allahabad University, students on Monday went on a rampage, setting fire to a bus.The angry students also laid siege to the house of District Magistrate Suhas L.Y., police said. Brutally assaulted by four men, Dalit...

08-Feb-2018 Mumbai

Murder convict on parole commits suicide at Mumbai's Mantralaya

A murder convict, out on parole, jumped down from the fifth floor of the high-security Mantralaya, the Maharashtra government headquarters here on Thursday evening, police said.Identified as Harshal Suresh Raote, 45, he was rushed in a critical state to...

07-Feb-2018 Gadchiroli (Maharashtra)

Two top women Maoists, including teenager, lay down arms

Two dreaded women Maoist cadres, including a teenager, both carrying a collective reward of Rs 6 lakh, surrendered before the security forces here on Wednesday, an official said.Shanti Masu Mattami, alias Jaya, 24, had a reward of Rs 4 lakh on her head and...

07-Feb-2018 Chennai

Chennai police arrest over 60 rowdies

In a reel meeting real life, gun-toting officers of the city police arrested over 60 anti-socials assembled at a birthday bash of a fellow history-sheeter late on Tuesday night.Over a 100 rowdies were gathered at the bash to celebrate the birthday of Binu,...

06-Feb-2018 Hyderabad

Four of family end life by jumping in lake near Hyderabad

Upset over a property dispute with his parents, a man committed suicide by jumping into a lake along with his wife and their children near here on Tuesday, police said.The incident occurred at Kondapur in Keesara 'mandal' (block) of Medchal district, about...

06-Feb-2018 Ghaziabad

Kidnapped minor is back home after 12 days, 1 kidnapper killed

A five-year-old minor abducted 12 days ago from the national capital returned safely to his parents on Tuesday, after he was rescued from the kidnappers. One of the kidnappers died in the exchange of fire that led to the boy's rescue."In retaliatory firing...

05-Feb-2018 Ranchi

Bihar ex-CM Jagannath Mishra surrenders in fodder scam case

Former Bihar Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra on Monday surrendered before a CBI court here to serve his sentence in a multi-million rupee fodder scam case.Mishra was convicted and awarded five years sentence on January 24. He had not appeared before the court...

02-Feb-2018 New Delhi

Man killed by lover's family, 4 held

A man was stabbed to death by the family of his lover, police said on Friday. The mother, father, brother and uncle of the woman have been arrested.Ankit Saxena, 23, a photographer by profession, had been in a relationship with Shehzadi, 20, for the last...

01-Feb-2018 Guwahati

Two militants killed in Arunachal

The Assam Rifles on Thursday shot dead two terrorists in Arunachal Pradesh.An official said the incident took place at Shankpani in Changlang district.An Assam Rifles official said that one of the slain men belonged to the anti-talk faction of ULFA. The...

01-Feb-2018 Guwahati

Two militants killed in Arunachal

The Assam Rifles on Thursday shot dead two terrorists in Arunachal Pradesh.An official said the incident took place at Shankpani in Changlang district.An Assam Rifles official said that one of the slain men belonged to the anti-talk faction of ULFA. The...

29-Jan-2018 Hyderabad

Severed human head found in Telangana town

A severed head of a man was found in Telangana's Nalgonda town on Monday, police said.The decapitated head was kept on the wall of a roadside religious structure in Bottuguda area of the town. Shocked residents informed police after spotting the head.Police...

28-Jan-2018 Mumbai

Young man sucked into MRI machine in Mumbai hospital, dies

In a chilling incident, a young man died when he was accidentally sucked into a MRI machine at a government hospital here, official sources said on Sunday.A hospital doctor and two staff, including a woman, have been booked and arrested.Rajesh Maru, 32,...

27-Jan-2018 Sukma/New Delhi

Two Maoists killed in Chhattisgarh

Two Maoists, including a woman, were gunned down on Saturday by the security forces during a shootout in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district, an official said.The shootout between the Maoists and a joint team of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Chhattisgarh...

24-Jan-2018 New Delhi

3 Africans held for honey-trapping Delhi doctor

Delhi Police has arrested a gang of three African nationals, including a woman, for honey-trapping an east Delhi-based doctor through Facebook and duping him of Rs 40 lakh, police said.Police said the accused, identified as Jacob, James and Sonia, were arrested...

22-Jan-2018 New Delhi

2008 Gujarat blasts mastermind arrested in Delhi

An Indian Mujahideen operative who allegedly masterminded the Gujarat serial blasts in 2008 that killed 56 persons has been arrested, Delhi Police on Monday said."One of the most wanted terrorist of SIMI-Indian Mujahideen Abdul Subhan Qureshi (was) arrested...

21-Jan-2018 New Delhi

Delhi Fire : 14 victims identified, Crime Branch to probe

A day after a factory fire killed 17 persons in west Delhi's Bawana area, 14 victims were identified and the factory owner arrested on Sunday, police said.The case was transferred to the Crime branch for a probe by Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik....

20-Jan-2018 Patna

2 bombs found near Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya, NIA begins probe

Two crude bombs were recovered near the Mahabodhi temple in Bihar's Bodh Gaya district, where Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama is camping, prompting authorities to heighten security. An NIA team was at the site on Saturday to probe the incident.The...

19-Jan-2018 New Delhi/Islamabad

India-Pakistan trade charges over ceasefire violations, civilian deaths

India and Pakistan on Friday blamed each other for violations of the ceasefire at the border, with civilian deaths being reported from both sides amid heavy shelling and firing along the International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir.A Border Security Force...

16-Jan-2018 Guwahati

Nine oil tankers set afire on Assam-Arunachal border

Suspected Naga militants set afire nine tankers loaded with crude oil in the remote Namsik area on the Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border on Tuesday evening.The tankers were moving from Kharsang in Arunachal Pradesh to Digboi in Assam when they were set on fire near...

15-Jan-2018 Mizoram

Drug abuse killed 65 in Mizoram in 2017

At least 65 persons, including 12 women, died in Mizoram last year due to drug abuse, an official said on Monday.The Excise and Narcotics Department official said 28 persons died due to heroin overdose and the rest due to abuse of various other narcotics.According...

13-Jan-2018 Patna

Foreign made cigarettes worth Rs 65 lakh seized in Patna

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Saturday seized foreign-made cigarettes worth Rs 65 lakh from a train in state capital Patna, police said."DRI sleuths seized foreign made cigarettes from North East Express train at Patliputra Railway Station,"...

12-Jan-2018 New Delhi

Two Maoists killed in Jharkhand

Two Maoists have been killed in a shootout with the CRPF during a search operation launched by the paramilitary force in Hazaribagh in Jharkhand, an official said on Friday.The shootout took place around 11.23 p.m. on Thursday between the Maoists and a joint...

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...

04-Jan-2018 New Delhi

Man held in Delhi with drugs worth Rs 1 crore

A 35-year-old drug supplier has been arrested here with 200 gm of heroin worth Rs 1 crore in the international market, police said on Thursday."Vinod Kumar was arrested on Tuesday night on a tip off when he was near the BSA hospital in Rohini," Deputy...

01-Jan-2018 Lucknow

Three Mathura Jail wardens suspended over prisoners' escape

Three prisoners escaped from the high-security Mathura jail in Uttar Pradesh early on Monday, police said. The state government later suspended three jail officials for dereliction in duty, an official said.Those who escaped, around 2 a.m. on the New Year...

31-Dec-2017 Kolkata

Over Rs 6.5 lakh in fake currency seized in Bengal, two arrested

Personnel seized Fake Indian Currency Notes of the face value of Rs. 6.5 lakh and arrested two smugglers, including a woman, in West Bengal's Malda district on Sunday, the last day of the year, a BSF official said.Acting on a tip off, the Border Security Force...

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