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Palghar lynching: Police laxity exposed, cops suspended, CID probe ordered

21 Apr 2020

Palghar lynching: Police laxity exposed, cops suspended, CID probe ordered

Last week, a crowd of hundreds rained blows and sticks on three men, including two sadhus, in Palghar, Maharashtra, eventually killing them.

Money dispute behind Murshidabad murders, cops arrest main accused

15 Oct 2019

Money dispute behind Murshidabad murders, cops arrest main accused

A week after three members of the same family were brutally murdered in West Bengal's Murshidabad district, police have apparently cracked the case.

Murshidabad triple-murder: Police deny political angle, BJP criticizes Trinamool's governance

11 Oct 2019

Murshidabad triple-murder: Police deny political angle, BJP criticizes Trinamool's governance

The horrifying murder of three members of a family in Murshidabad remained a topic of outrage on social media on Thursday.

Amid Madhya Pradesh honey-trap, why two IPS officers are feuding

29 Sep 2019

Amid Madhya Pradesh honey-trap, why two IPS officers are feuding

Days after the high profile honey-trapping case in Madhya Pradesh hit headlines, the controversy has locked Director General of Police VK Singh and Special Director General (Special Task Force and Cyber Cell) Purushottam Sharma in a face-off.

#Confirmed: These celebrities will appear on Salman's 'Bigg Boss 13'

20 Sep 2019

#Confirmed: These celebrities will appear on Salman's 'Bigg Boss 13'

The much-awaited Bigg Boss 13 is all set to premiere on September 29, which will run from Monday to Friday at 10:30 pm. And Salman Khan's Weekend Ka Vaar episodes will be aired on weekends.

Rajasthan: Policemen gangraped Dalit woman, plucked her nails with screwdriver

19 Jul 2019

Rajasthan: Policemen gangraped Dalit woman, plucked her nails with screwdriver

A 35-year-old Dalit woman has leveled serious allegations on policemen in Rajasthan.

'Bigg Boss 13' contestants list leaked: Details here

07 Jun 2019

'Bigg Boss 13' contestants list leaked: Details here

Every year, there's a lot of buzz around probable participants on popular reality TV show, Bigg Boss, right before its premiere.

'Modi Code of Misconduct': Opposition on EC's WB campaign ban

16 May 2019

'Modi Code of Misconduct': Opposition on EC's WB campaign ban

After the Election Commission (EC) cut short the campaigning period for the last phase of elections in West Bengal, opposition parties have come together to support CM Mamata Banerjee.

Bengal CID grills IPS officer-turned-BJP candidate after she files nomination

20 Apr 2019

Bengal CID grills IPS officer-turned-BJP candidate after she files nomination

A day after former IPS officer turned politician Bharati Ghosh filed her Lok Sabha nomination from Ghatal constituency as BJP candidate, she was questioned by West Bengal CID for eight hours.

Security of over 400 J&K politicians restored after outrage

08 Apr 2019

Security of over 400 J&K politicians restored after outrage

The Jammu and Kashmir administration, headed by Governor Satya Pal Malik, restored the security of over 400 politicians after outrage.

Rajasthan: BJP MLA distributes money to supporters; violates model code

20 Nov 2018

Rajasthan: BJP MLA distributes money to supporters; violates model code

BJP MLA Gyan Dev Ahuja has been booked for violating the model code of conduct by allegedly distributing money to his supporters during a rally, right before filing nomination papers as an independent candidate yesterday.

Daya of 'CID': This is a surgical strike on show

24 Oct 2018

Daya of 'CID': This is a surgical strike on show

The sudden announcement about the end of Sony TV's cult show 'CID' left many of us heartbroken.

'CID' going off-air: Shivaji Satam aka ACP Pradyuman gets emotional

23 Oct 2018

'CID' going off-air: Shivaji Satam aka ACP Pradyuman gets emotional

The day started with the shocking news about Sony TV's iconic show 'CID' going off-air.

This is the real reason why 'CID' is going off-air

23 Oct 2018

This is the real reason why 'CID' is going off-air

'Daya! Darwaza tod do' and 'Kuch toh gadbad hai,' these dialogues of ACP Pradyuman from the cult show 'CID' make every 90s kid nostalgic.

Haryana Police donates one-day salary towards Kerala flood victims

18 Oct 2018

Haryana Police donates one-day salary towards Kerala flood victims

The Haryana Police today donated Rs. 2.5 crore towards relief and rehabilitation of flood victims in Kerala.

Rajasthan: BJP stalwart Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra to join Congress

16 Oct 2018

Rajasthan: BJP stalwart Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra to join Congress

Manvendra Singh, son of BJP stalwart Jaswant Singh, will join Congress on Wednesday. In September, he had left the BJP at a 'Swabhimaan Rally' in Rajasthan's Barmer district.

Kolkata: Bomb-blast in Dum Dum Area kills child, injures 10

02 Oct 2018

Kolkata: Bomb-blast in Dum Dum Area kills child, injures 10

A high-intensity bomb blast in Dum Dum's Nagerbazaar area of Kolkata on Tuesday killed one child and injured ten others, reports said.

Rajasthan Police's own version of 'KBC': Raising awareness about law

01 Oct 2018

Rajasthan Police's own version of 'KBC': Raising awareness about law

Drawing inspiration from TV quiz show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC) hosted by Amitabh Bachchan, Rajasthan Police has launched its own version of 'KBC' on social media to raise awareness about law and crimes.

Joining BJP was big-mistake, says Jaswant Singh's son after quitting

23 Sep 2018

Joining BJP was big-mistake, says Jaswant Singh's son after quitting

In a major blow to Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, lawmaker Manvendra Singh quit the Bharatiya Janta Party on Saturday and called joining the party a big mistake.

Karnataka's first: Man sentenced for 2 years in cyber-crime case

08 Sep 2018

Karnataka's first: Man sentenced for 2 years in cyber-crime case

A 38-year-old engineer-turned-lawyer has been sentenced to two years imprisonment and slapped Rs. 25,000 fine, for morphing nude photographs of a woman friend and e-mailing the same to her and others.

Bombay-HC disapproves practice of people writing directly to PM, President

07 Sep 2018

Bombay-HC disapproves practice of people writing directly to PM, President

The Bombay High Court deprecated today the practice of people writing directly to the Prime Minister, the President, or the Chief Minister making wide allegations against certain persons instead of following due process of law.

Kashmir abductions: DGP SP Vaid removed from post

07 Sep 2018

Kashmir abductions: DGP SP Vaid removed from post

Following a spate of abductions by terrorists that saw family members of policemen getting kidnapped, Kashmir Director General of Police (DGP) SP Vaid, on Thursday, was removed from his post.

Yug Gupta case: Shimla court sentences three men to death

05 Sep 2018

Yug Gupta case: Shimla court sentences three men to death

Two years after the skeletal remains of a four-year-old boy, Yug Gupta, were found inside a water tank in the Kelston area of Shimla, a local Shimla court has sentenced three men to death in connection with the murder.

#MomoChallenge: ICSE asks parents to keep vigil on children

30 Aug 2018

#MomoChallenge: ICSE asks parents to keep vigil on children

With reports of WhatsApp messages inviting youngsters to play an online suicide game "Momo Challenge", the Association of Heads of ICSE Schools, West Bengal, called upon all member schools to urge parents to keep a watch on their children.

Haryana: Former CM Hooda alleges CID-officer snooped on him

29 Aug 2018

Haryana: Former CM Hooda alleges CID-officer snooped on him

Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has alleged an officer of the state's intelligence agency, CID, snooped on him and a probe has been ordered, reports IE.

11 years of Chak De! India: Where are the girls?

10 Aug 2017

11 years of Chak De! India: Where are the girls?

It's been 11 years since 'Chak De! India' released. In other words, 11 years of '70 minute', patriotism and Kabir Khan- the hockey coach we all loved.

Balloons with 'Pakistan and I Love' words found in Rajasthan

06 Aug 2018

Balloons with 'Pakistan and I Love' words found in Rajasthan

Two balloons with words "Pakistan and I Love" written on them were recovered today in Rajasthan's Sriganganagar district, police said.

Meet Subodh Kumar Jaiswal, Mumbai Police's new boss

02 Jul 2018

Meet Subodh Kumar Jaiswal, Mumbai Police's new boss

Mumbai Police got a new chief this weekend as senior IPS officer Subodh Kumar Jaiswal took charge of the force on Saturday.

Mumbai Police's latest tweet brings down creeps like a boss!

28 Jun 2018

Mumbai Police's latest tweet brings down creeps like a boss!

Though Mumbai Police's tweets usually garner handsome response, one of their recent tweets surpassed all the previous ones.

CID still probing 2009-complaint of conspiracy to kill Hazare: RTI

25 Jun 2018

CID still probing 2009-complaint of conspiracy to kill Hazare: RTI

Nine years on, the Maharashtra CID is still probing a complaint filed by social activist Anna Hazare against former state minister Padamsinh Patil for allegedly conspiring to kill him, according to an RTI query.

PM Modi can't die: Sena's Saamna mocks 'assassination threat'

11 Jun 2018

PM Modi can't die: Sena's Saamna mocks 'assassination threat'

An editorial in Saamna, Shiv Sena's mouthpiece, allegedly mocked the Maoist threat to assassinate Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Bihar gets 20 specially-trained dogs to bust illegal alcohol trade

10 Jun 2018

Bihar gets 20 specially-trained dogs to bust illegal alcohol trade

In a crackdown against liquor sale in the state, the Bihar government has requested 20 special dogs from Telangana to sniff out alcohol.

West Bengal: Deceased BJP-worker's family refutes suicide claims, blames TMC

04 Jun 2018

West Bengal: Deceased BJP-worker's family refutes suicide claims, blames TMC

The family of BJP worker Dulal Kumar, whose body was found hanging from a pole in West Bengal's Purulia district, has refuted the autopsy report that said he committed suicide.

BJP worker's death in WB might have been suicide: Police

03 Jun 2018

BJP worker's death in WB might have been suicide: Police

The post-mortem report of BJP worker Dulal Kumar, who was found hanging from a tree on Saturday in West Bengal's Purulia district, suggests that the party worker had committed suicide.

Blood paints West Bengal: Another BJP-worker dies, after being kidnapped

02 Jun 2018

Blood paints West Bengal: Another BJP-worker dies, after being kidnapped

Days after the body of a 21-year-old BJP worker was discovered hanging from a tree in West Bengal's Purulia district, another party member was found dead in the state.

West Bengal: 21-year-old BJP worker's body found with chilling message

31 May 2018

West Bengal: 21-year-old BJP worker's body found with chilling message

In what serves as a grim reminder of crippling state machinery in West Bengal, a young BJP worker was murdered and his body was found hanging from a tree in Purulia district on Wednesday.

Viral-video shows men gang-raping woman in Bihar, police begin probe

13 May 2018

Viral-video shows men gang-raping woman in Bihar, police begin probe

A video of a group of men raping a woman has gone viral, forcing the police to launch an operation to nab the suspects in Bihar's Gaya.

India tops list of fastest growing economies for coming decade

04 May 2018

India tops list of fastest growing economies for coming decade

India tops the list of the fastest growing economies in the world for the coming decade and is projected to grow at 7.9% annually, ahead of China and the US, according to Center for International Development (CID) at Harvard University's report.

Odisha: Lecturer arrested for sending parcel bomb as wedding gift

26 Apr 2018

Odisha: Lecturer arrested for sending parcel bomb as wedding gift

An English lecturer of a private college in Odisha was arrested on Wednesday for killing a newly-wed software engineer, his great-aunt and grievously injuring his wife.

Asaram: The preacher who built an empire of Rs. 10,000cr

25 Apr 2018

Asaram: The preacher who built an empire of Rs. 10,000cr

From high pedestal of a preacher having thousands of followers, self-styled godman Asaram's fall from grace came after he was embroiled in the rape case of a minor girl in 2013.