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UP thana turns wedding venue; cops help couple get married

01 Dec 2019

UP thana turns wedding venue; cops help couple get married

In a bizarre incident, a couple in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur got married inside a police station over the weekend.

J&K: Terrorists lob grenade at Pulwama police station; 3 critical

18 Jun 2019

J&K: Terrorists lob grenade at Pulwama police station; 3 critical

At least 10 people have been injured in a grenade attack by terrorists on a police station in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama.

Uttarakhand: Drunk doctor mistakes police station for hotel; creates ruckus

03 Feb 2019

Uttarakhand: Drunk doctor mistakes police station for hotel; creates ruckus

On Saturday, a police station in Uttarakhand witnessed much drama after a drunk doctor walked into it, and threw a ruckus after mistaking it to be a hotel.

West Bengal: DM, who thrashed man inside police-station, gets transferred

11 Jan 2019

West Bengal: DM, who thrashed man inside police-station, gets transferred

Alipurduar District Magistrate, Nikhil Nirmal, who courted controversy after a video went viral, in which he was seen thrashing a man inside a police station for allegedly making lewd comments at his wife on a social media platform, has been transferred.

'Loo' crisis: Mumbai police stations reek of filthy bathrooms

09 Jan 2019

'Loo' crisis: Mumbai police stations reek of filthy bathrooms

Mumbai Police are having a hard time answering nature's call because of the pathetic and foul-smelling toilets in the police stations.

To promote road-safety, Kerala cops recreate Beatles' 'Abbey Road' cover

31 Dec 2018

To promote road-safety, Kerala cops recreate Beatles' 'Abbey Road' cover

With many cops in the country coming up with humorous and witty posts on social media to give civic lessons to citizens, the Kannavalam Police in Kerala have joined the bandwagon.

Delhi: Now file e-FIRs of lost items from Terminal 3

20 Dec 2018

Delhi: Now file e-FIRs of lost items from Terminal 3

Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport, is one of the busiest airports in the world.

West Delhi Police digitizes malkhanas across all its police stations

17 Nov 2018

West Delhi Police digitizes malkhanas across all its police stations

The Delhi Police's West district digitized all malkhanas, rooms for keeping seized arms and ammunition, across its 12 police stations on Friday, police said.

Image of 'MotherCop' with baby goes viral; time for creche-facilities?

29 Oct 2018

Image of 'MotherCop' with baby goes viral; time for creche-facilities?

An image of a woman police constable working at her desk with her infant fast asleep has gone viral and has sparked discussion on bringing reforms to police stations.

Rape victim commits suicide after police 'refuse' to file FIR

31 Aug 2018

Rape victim commits suicide after police 'refuse' to file FIR

A 28-year-old woman, who was allegedly raped by a man, died after she set herself ablaze in a police station in Shahjahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh.

Tired of sufferings of fellow Indians, Andhra man plans self-burial

28 Jul 2018

Tired of sufferings of fellow Indians, Andhra man plans self-burial

Andhra Pradesh police had a tough time dealing with a septuagenarian who was determined to bury himself alive since the country has "suffered from so much crime and public apathy".

13 years later, two cops get death for Udayakumar's custodial-murder

25 Jul 2018

13 years later, two cops get death for Udayakumar's custodial-murder

Today, two policemen were sentenced to death for the 2005 custodial death of 26-year-old Udayakumar.

After you dial 100: What happens inside police control room?

25 Jul 2018

After you dial 100: What happens inside police control room?

Have you ever wondered what happens after you dial 100 - India's de-facto emergency helpline number - and before you get help?

UP: Alleged rape victim goes to cops carrying fetus

23 Jul 2018

UP: Alleged rape victim goes to cops carrying fetus

In a disturbing incident, a 19-year-old woman went to Hasanpur police station, in Amroha, Uttar Pradesh, carrying a fetus in a bag to file a rape complaint on Saturday.

Girl hangs herself in Delhi police-post, cops 'panicked and hid'

16 Jul 2018

Girl hangs herself in Delhi police-post, cops 'panicked and hid'

Tense moments unfolded at the Tilak Vihar police post in Delhi in the wee hours of Sunday, when a 17-year-old girl, whose family had approached police over her 'friendship' with a neighboring youth, hanged herself.

Gurugram: 30 ATMs robbed using just SUVs, belts, ropes, gas-cutters

18 May 2018

Gurugram: 30 ATMs robbed using just SUVs, belts, ropes, gas-cutters

Stolen SUVs, belts, ropes and gas-cutters: that's all what the Shahid alias Advani gang used, to carry out the 30 ATM thefts in Gurugram since December'17.

Mumbai: Osmanabad farmers not allowed to sell produce, throw vegetables

14 Apr 2018

Mumbai: Osmanabad farmers not allowed to sell produce, throw vegetables

Several farmers from Osmanabad were seen throwing crates full of vegetables outside Mantralaya as a mark of protest in Mumbai on Friday.

They wanted to work in AIIMS, but through forged letter!

24 Mar 2018

They wanted to work in AIIMS, but through forged letter!

For getting a job anywhere, one should bring their resumes but two persons were arrested as they brought a forged letter of recommendation 'signed' by the Union Health Minister instead, to work in AIIMS as lab attendants.

Sonepat: 18-year-old boy shot dead over old family rivalry

24 Mar 2018

Sonepat: 18-year-old boy shot dead over old family rivalry

An 18-year-old boy was fired at 10 times on Thursday as he was waiting at a Sonepat government school for his sister who was writing her Class 10 exam.

All-woman patrol squad launched in Delhi

10 Mar 2018

All-woman patrol squad launched in Delhi

'She needed a #Hero, instead we made #one out of her,' reads Romil Baaniya, DCP South Delhi's tweet dated 8th March.

Delhi holi: 1,918 booked for drunk driving; 9,300 booked overall

03 Mar 2018

Delhi holi: 1,918 booked for drunk driving; 9,300 booked overall

Delhi police's increased security and scrutiny on the day of Holi brought results, apparently.

'Kumkum Bhagya' fame actress Shikha duped of Rs. 11 lakh

26 Feb 2018

'Kumkum Bhagya' fame actress Shikha duped of Rs. 11 lakh

A complaint has been registered by television actress Shikha Singh at the Chitalsar police station in Thane against a man for defrauding her.

All 37 police stations in Satara now 'SMART': Devendra Fadnavis

25 Feb 2018

All 37 police stations in Satara now 'SMART': Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday declared Satara as a "smart" police district, based on the 'SMART' policing concept announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2014.

Making disadvantaged youth employable, courtesy Delhi police

03 Jan 2018

Making disadvantaged youth employable, courtesy Delhi police

Delhi police is using skill building and employment to cut down the National Capital's notoriously high crime rate.

Delhi: 17-year-old murdered on moving bus amid 40 other passengers

25 Nov 2017

Delhi: 17-year-old murdered on moving bus amid 40 other passengers

In a shocking incident, a 17-year-old B.Com. student was killed on a moving bus by five school students in Delhi on Friday.

Bhopal gang-rape: Faulty medical report said sex was consensual

10 Nov 2017

Bhopal gang-rape: Faulty medical report said sex was consensual

With newer instances of dereliction of duty by doctors and policemen coming to light, the Bhopal gang-rape case is getting murkier each day.

Photo shows Radhe Maa sitting in police SHO's chair

05 Oct 2017

Photo shows Radhe Maa sitting in police SHO's chair

Six police personnel of east Delhi's Vivek Vihar police station, have found themselves in trouble after photos emerged that they had accorded a special welcome to self-styled godwoman Radhe Maa.