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POLICE NEWS

Over 5 crore motorists driving with fake licence; could face jail term of up to a year

May 29, 2016 1:39 pm

In India over 5 crore people are driving with fake documents, however the penalty provision is soon to be raised from the current penalty of Rs 500 and maximum jail term of 3 months to a penalty of Rs 10,000 and jail term for up to a year.

Australia: Teen arrested, accused of plotting terror attack in Sydney

May 17, 2016 1:04 pm

Australia's government raised the country's terror threat level in 2014 in response to the domestic threat posed by supporters of the Islamic State group.

With kidney ailment, 10-year-old became Jaipur top cop for one day

May 04, 2016 6:25 am

As he received a guard of honour and then inspected police stations in the city, his spirit dwarfed his suffering — a chronic kidney ailment that finally claimed his life Monday evening.

Police jawan shot dead by Naxals in Maharashtra

April 14, 2016 8:25 pm

As many as six Naxals in plain clothes fired at Nagose when he was standing near the stage and immediately fled away towards the jungle, it added.

‘Gangraped’ in Jan, cop’s daughter pregnant

March 27, 2016 2:30 am

The victim’s father, who is posted in the office of Superintendent of Police in Ambedkar Nagar, reportedly told the police that he had not lodged the rape complaint earlier due to the social stigma associated with the incident.

Kheda tension: Village calm, boy remanded to police custody

February 26, 2016 5:38 am

A local court in Kheda remanded the accused to four days in police custody, a day after he was arrested, based on a complaint of the girl’s father.

Maharashtra govt extends age limit for police recruitment to 28

February 23, 2016 1:45 am

The minimum age for joining police is 18 years. The state is going to begin recruitment for which online application has been invited.

Chandigarh eyes control over transfers of DSPs

February 07, 2016 9:37 am

The proposed move is aimed at bringing in more transparency with regard to transfers of police personnel.

Four Mumbai policemen who beat man to death in lockup get jail term

January 31, 2016 12:18 am

The policemen were arrested by the Mumbai Police Crime Branch, days after 22-year-old Kurla resident Manoj Salve was declared dead upon admission at Cooper Hospital.

Pune: ‘Drunk’ cop dozes off on footpath, finds pistol and cartridges stolen

January 17, 2016 9:58 am

The cop had a heavy drinking session at around 7.30 pm at a restaurant he dozed off on the footpath next to it. When he got up at around 3.30 am, he realised that the pistol and cartridges he was carrying were stolen.

POLICE PHOTOS

The Force within: What inspired two women, 20 yrs apart, to join the police force

March 08, 2016 2:35 pm

Here's how fate led 20 year-old Ritu and 40 year-old Satwanti to join the police force.

POLICE VIDEOS

Eight Naxals neutralised in encounter in Telangana

March 01, 2016 11:12 am

Bhadrachalam (Telangana), Mar 01 (ANI): The Greyhounds Division of the Telangana Police neutralised eight Naxals in an encounter on Tuesdayon the Telangana-Chhattisgarh border. Telangana Maoist party secretary Hari Bhushan and Divisional Commander Lachhanna were among those eliminated. An AK 47, two SLR and three 303 rifles were recovered from Putapadu near Cherla. The body of Naxals has been shifted to Bhadrachalam.

Police arrest Maoist woman commander in Jharkhand

March 01, 2016 7:12 am

Giridih, Jharkhand, Mar 01 (ANI): Police arrested a Maoist woman commander in Jharkhand giving a major blow to the extremist group in the region. Acting on a tip-off, police arrested Chandamuni Hansda from a bus station in Giridih district, who is wanted in murder of a senior police officer and other heinous crimes. The woman is believed to be member of core team of Maoist leader Hitesh in the Santhal-Pargana zone, which consists of six districts. Superintendent of Police, Akhilesh B Verier, called it was a big achievement for the police. Police said she was the founding member of the Maoist women’s wing in Santhal-Pargana.

College student stabbed to death, two injured

March 01, 2016 5:15 am

Shamli (UP), Mar 01 (ANI): A student was stabbed to death by unidentified people at a bus stop in Budhana, Uttar Pradesh in a clash allegedly regarding a girl. In this clash, four students were injured out of which two students are critical. Three NCC students were at the stop waiting for the bus to their village when suddenly 10 to 12 boys arrived with knives and attacked the three boys. Police has begun investigations in the case.

Class-3 student allegedly molested by teacher in Hooghly

February 26, 2016 10:07 am

Hooghly (WB), Feb 26 (ANI): A student of class 3 was allegedly molested by a teacher in Hooghly district of West Bengal. The family of the student created uproar outside the school. They broke a glass of a police van and injured two police officials. However, the situation was controlled by the Bhadreswar police.

17 students critical after consuming mid-day meal in Palghar

February 26, 2016 9:23 am

Palghar (Maharashtra), Feb 26 (ANI): Over 100 students fell ill after consuming mid-day meal at a government-run school in Palghar district of Maharashtra. An official of the district education department Prakash Mokashi said action will be taken against the guilty. Jyoti Jadav, a student of the same school, said her stomach started aching after consuming the meal. 17 of the Kasa village primary school students are still critical.The police have sent food samples for tests to a laboratory in Mumbai.

Umar Khalid taken to undisclosed location after questioning

February 24, 2016 12:36 pm

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Umar Khalid, who has been booked on charges of sedition, left Delhi's RK Puram police station to an undisclosed place after questioning by police. Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are facing sedition charges for allegedly raising anti-national slogans, surrendered before the Delhi Police on Tuesday night. Following a medical check-up, the two were interrogated for around five hours and will be presented before the magistrate later in the day.

Security tightened outside JNU

February 23, 2016 2:05 pm

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): The security was increased outside the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Tuesday in view of the unrest going on the campus. The JNU has turned into a fortress as the five students, accused of involving in 'anti-national' activities, are still in the administration block of the varsity, while police keeps vigil outside the gates.

Delhi: Fire breaks out in Ansal towers

February 22, 2016 10:22 am

New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): A fire broke out in Asia’s largest computer spare parts market, Nehru Place, in Delhi on Monday morning. Six fire tenders rushed to the spot to douse off the fire. No casualty has been reported so far. Police and fire tenders are conducting dousing off operation.

Kejriwal flays Modi Govt. for ‘mishandling’ JNU row

February 18, 2016 12:19 pm

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government and said that if the NDA government can’t arrest four-five students who raised anti-national slogans in JNU, how they will arrest the Pathankot attack culprits. He also condemned the Patiala House Court incident and said the police remained mum and didn’t act over it.

Five militants of banned organisation held in Bhubaneswar

February 18, 2016 8:10 am

Bhubaneswar, Feb 18 (ANI): The police on Wednesday night arrested five militants, belonging to banned Students Islamic Movement, in Odisha. Acting on an intelligence input, a police team carried out raids in Rourkela district and apprehended the ultras after a brief gun battle. The arrested ultras had escaped from a jail in Khandwa district of of Madhya Pradesh in 2013. Director General of Odisha police Kanwar Brajesh Singh said they were involved in blasts, killing of two policemen and bank robbery. Police will produce them before a court to seek remand for further interrogation.

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