Articles about Scotland Yard
02 Feb 2021
Scotland Yard celebrates first-ever Sikh female police officer
Scotland Yard celebrated the 50th anniversary of Karpal Kaur Sandhu joining its ranks as the first South Asian and Sikh female Police officer, paving the way for others to follow in her footsteps.
27 Jun 2019
Swiss bank accounts of Nirav Modi, having Rs. 280cr, seized
There seems to be no end to troubles of beleaguered diamantaire Nirav Modi, who is the prime accused in the Rs. 13,700 crore PNB fraud.
29 Mar 2019
#NiravModiExtradition: London court rejects fugitive Nirav Modi's second bail plea
The Westminster Magistrates' Court in London has once again denied bail to fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi wanted in the Rs. 13,500-crore Punjab National Bank scam.
05 Dec 2018
Please take it: Mallya offers to repay 100% to banks
With five days remaining for a UK court's verdict on whether fugitive business tycoon Vijay Mallya can be extradited to India, Mallya seems to be rattled.
11 Oct 2018
Completely consensual: Cristiano Ronaldo opens up on rape allegations
Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has stated, once again, that he did not rape former model Kathryn Mayorga in a Las Vegas hotel in 2009.
09 Oct 2018
#MeToo: Should Cristiano Ronaldo be condemned by the world?
With multiple allegations of rape and sexual misconduct against ace footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, his status as one of the 'Greatest of All Time' is under severe threat, along with what remains of his footballing career.
09 Oct 2018
Pakistan: FATF team to examine steps taken against terror financing
A second team of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is in Pakistan to hold meetings with top officials to discuss the measures taken by the country to counter terror financing after it was added in the 'grey list' for providing monetary assistance to terrorists.
29 Sep 2018
Five biggest controversies involving Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo has been accused of raping a woman in 2009 in a Las Vegas hotel.
29 Sep 2018
Cristiano Ronaldo allegedly raped woman, paid her hush money
A woman, who had earlier alleged that Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo had sexually assaulted and raped her, has come forward and will reportedly challenge a 2009 legal settlement where Ronaldo paid $375,000 to hush her up.
15 Aug 2018
Scotland Yard returns stolen 12th-century statue to India on I-Day
A 12th century Buddha statue stolen from a museum at Nalanda in Bihar nearly 60 years ago was returned to India today by the UK's Metropolitan Police as part of India's Independence Day ceremony in London.
14 Aug 2018
Man 'deliberately' crashes car into security-barriers outside UK Parliament; arrested
A number of pedestrians were injured when a car crashed into the security barriers outside the UK's Parliament building today, Scotland Yard said as armed police quickly arrested the male driver.
20 Apr 2018
UK apologizes after protesters tear down Indian flag in London
The UK has apologized after protesters tore off the Indian flag from an official Commonwealth flagpole, ripped it up and stamped on it during PM Narendra Modi's visit.
28 Mar 2018
Fugitive Vijay Mallya to marry this former Kingfisher air-hostess
Debt-ridden businessman and liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who owes over Rs. 9,800cr to Indian banks and faces legal trouble over unpaid dues and money-laundering, is reportedly going to marry for the third time.
06 Dec 2017
Two arrested for plotting to kill British PM Theresa May
According to reports, British Police have foiled a terror plot to assassinate PM Theresa May. Two men were apparently planning to launch an IED at Downing Street, where May's residence is located, and kill the PM in the ensuing chaos.
04 Dec 2017
As extradition hearing begins, Vijay Mallya insists charges "false, baseless"
The extradition hearing of Vijay Mallya began today at London's Westminster Magistrate's Court.
20 Nov 2017
PMLA case: Vijay Mallya appears for pre-trial extradition hearing
Businessman Vijay Mallya arrived at London's Westminster Magistrates' Court for his pre-trial extradition hearing.
16 Sep 2017
Police arrest 18-year-old man in connection to London Tube blast
Police have arrested an 18-year-old man for alleged terror offenses in connection with the attack on the London Tube train on Friday.
16 Sep 2017
#LondonTubeAttack: UK raises terror threat level to critical
UK PM Theresa May said the country's threat level has been raised to critical, as police hunt for the perpetrators of the London Tube bombing.
13 Jun 2017
Vijay Mallya's extradition hearing to resume on June 13
On June 13, the Westminster Magistrates Court in London will hear the extradition case of Vijay Mallya, where the Crown Prosecution Service will argue for the Indian government; CBI earlier provided officials necessary documents.
11 Jun 2017
Vijay Mallya at The Oval: Booed with "chor, chor" chants
Loan defaulter and former business tycoon Vijay Mallya was booed by Indian fans at The Oval during the India-South Africa Champions Trophy match.
06 Jun 2017
Defiant Mallya says he intends to watch all ICC matches
While the presence of absconder Vijay Mallya at the ICC Champions Trophy match created quite a stir in the media and social media, Mallya was unfazed.
09 May 2017
SC finds Mallya guilty of contempt of court, summons him
The Supreme Court has found businessman Vijay Mallya guilty of contempt of court, and has summoned him before it on 10 July.
18 Apr 2017
Vijay Mallya arrested in London, granted bail in 3 hrs
In what is seen as the first-step toward bringing Vijay Mallya to India, reports have indicated that he was arrested by Scotland Yard in London. The Westminster Magistrates' Court granted him bail in 3 hours.
25 Mar 2017
Vijay Mallya: UK okays request for his extradition
The UK secretary of state has approved India's request for extradition of Vijay Mallya and sent it to a district judge for consideration of a warrant, announced MEA spokesperson Gopal Baglay.
04 Aug 2016
Central London witness knife attack with one dead, six wounded
Late Wednesday evening, Central London witnessed a mass knife attack that left many grievously wounded, and killed one woman.