Arvind Kumar

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Delhi riots: Why was UAPA used against Umar Khalid?

22 Apr 2020

Delhi riots: Why was UAPA used against Umar Khalid?

In connection to riots that broke out in the National Capital in February, the Delhi Police invoked Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) against at least four persons namely Meeran Haider (Chhatra Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) member), Safoora Zargar (media coordinator of Jamia Coordination Committee), Umar Khalid (former JNU student), and Bhajanpura resident Danish.

Delhi delivery agent dies walking 200 km to MP village

29 Mar 2020

Delhi delivery agent dies walking 200 km to MP village

India's 21-day lockdown, imposed to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), has claimed its first life.

Agra gets makeover before Trump's visit, water released into Yamuna

20 Feb 2020

Agra gets makeover before Trump's visit, water released into Yamuna

Uttar Pradesh's Agra boasts of the Taj Mahal but it also is one of the dirtiest tourist destinations around the world.

Kamal Nath's nephew spent Rs. 8cr in single night: ED

20 Oct 2019

Kamal Nath's nephew spent Rs. 8cr in single night: ED

On Thursday, the Enforcement Directorate filed a charge-sheet against Ratul Puri, the nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, in a money laundering case.

ED summons Congress leader Shivakumar to appear before it

30 Aug 2019

ED summons Congress leader Shivakumar to appear before it

For those who don't know, DK Shivakumar has established himself as the go-to person whenever Congress runs into trouble in Karnataka.

NSA Ajit Doval briefs Amit Shah on Kashmir situation

19 Aug 2019

NSA Ajit Doval briefs Amit Shah on Kashmir situation

Arriving in Delhi after reviewing the ground situation in Jammu and Kashmir, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Monday met Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the North Block and briefed him about the prevailing conditions in the region.

Amit Shah meets NSA Ajit Doval to discuss Kashmir security-crisis

04 Aug 2019

Amit Shah meets NSA Ajit Doval to discuss Kashmir security-crisis

Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday held a high-level meeting with National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval and several other top security officials at the Parliament to discuss the Kashmir security crisis.

Samant Goel, key-planner of Balakot operation, appointed R&AW chief

26 Jun 2019

Samant Goel, key-planner of Balakot operation, appointed R&AW chief

The two most prominent spy agencies of India - Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) and Intelligence Bureau (IB), got new chiefs on Wednesday.

UP: Adityanath orders revival of anti-Romeo squads to 'curtail' crime

11 Jun 2019

UP: Adityanath orders revival of anti-Romeo squads to 'curtail' crime

In the last couple of days, Uttar Pradesh was rocked by at least five cases of crime against minor girls.

Viral video: Gangsters inside UP-jail threaten on phone, drink alcohol

28 Nov 2018

Viral video: Gangsters inside UP-jail threaten on phone, drink alcohol

There isn't much of a difference in life inside prison and outside, for inmates of Uttar Pradesh's Raebareli jail, a video which has surfaced on social media shows.

All you need to know about UP Police recruitment process

18 Oct 2018

All you need to know about UP Police recruitment process

The Uttar Pradesh Government will recruit 56,808 personnel in the state police force to fill the vacant posts.

#AgustaWestlandCase: Court grants bail to former IAF Chief SP Tyagi

12 Sep 2018

#AgustaWestlandCase: Court grants bail to former IAF Chief SP Tyagi

A Delhi court Wednesday granted bail to former Air Force Chief SP Tyagi and others in a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam.

UP: Cops stop laborer from selling son, fund pregnant-wife's treatment

31 Aug 2018

UP: Cops stop laborer from selling son, fund pregnant-wife's treatment

In a heart-warming incident, the Uttar Pradesh police stopped a daily wage laborer from selling his one-year-old son. Instead of taking action against him, they helped him.

In IRCTC corruption case, Tejashwi Yadav, mother Rabri, granted bail

31 Aug 2018

In IRCTC corruption case, Tejashwi Yadav, mother Rabri, granted bail

In a major relief to RJD, Lalu Prasad Yadav's wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi were granted bail by a Delhi court on Friday in the IRCTC hotels corruption case.

Telangana: 'Changed' husband in photo for government advertisement anguishes family

20 Aug 2018

Telangana: 'Changed' husband in photo for government advertisement anguishes family

32-year-old Nayakula Nagaraju and his 26-year-old wife Padma are upset as advertisements for government schemes of the Telangana government used their pictures without permission.

ED files charge sheet against ex-HP CM Virbhadra's son

21 Jul 2018

ED files charge sheet against ex-HP CM Virbhadra's son

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today filed a charge sheet in a Delhi court against former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister, Virbhadra Singh's son Vikramaditya, in a money laundering case which also involves Virbhadra.

Sunanda Pushkar death case: Delhi-court reserves order on Tharoor's anticipatory-bail-plea

04 Jul 2018

Sunanda Pushkar death case: Delhi-court reserves order on Tharoor's anticipatory-bail-plea

A Delhi court on Wednesday reserved its order on Congress party leader Shashi Tharoor's anticipatory bail plea for Thursday in a case related to his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death.

Scare for Yogi Adityanath as chopper malfunctions

15 May 2018

Scare for Yogi Adityanath as chopper malfunctions

While the BJP is edging towards victory in yet another state, BJP leader and UP CM Yogi Adityanath had a relatively turbulent day.

Unnao: Rape accused MLA loses security cover

20 Apr 2018

Unnao: Rape accused MLA loses security cover

The UP government has withdrawn security cover for MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, who is accused of raping a teenager in Unnao last year.

Visitors to Bharatpur, beware of these 'OLX conmen'

21 Feb 2018

Visitors to Bharatpur, beware of these 'OLX conmen'

Conmen in Rajasthan's Bharatpur seem to have devised their own scam, and despite over 50 arrests, the racket is still thriving.

Delhi pollution may kill 30,000, odd-even implemented again

09 Nov 2017

Delhi pollution may kill 30,000, odd-even implemented again

The severe air pollution in Delhi can kill as many as 30,000 people this year, AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria has warned. Lung surgeon Arvind Kumar said only evacuation might protect people.

Rakesh Asthana is the new CBI special director

23 Oct 2017

Rakesh Asthana is the new CBI special director

Rakesh Asthana, Gujarat cadre IPS officer who has probed high-profile cases like the AgustaWestland scam and corruption in the Delhi government, has been made the CBI special director.

100 days of Yogi Adityanath: What's different about UP governance?

27 Jun 2017

100 days of Yogi Adityanath: What's different about UP governance?

BJP's choice of Yogi Adityanath as UP CM was hailed by many, while criticized by several others. Known as a hard taskmaster and a man with great attention to detail, 100 days of Yogi's governance has seen several hits and misses.