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  • Now, Facebook to act as deterrant to fight corruption

    In a bid to check corruption and embarrass the offenders, the Maharashtra Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) is planning to launch a page on a popular social networking site where it would upload the pictures of those caught for taking bribes. “In a bid to intensify our action against corrupt and reach out to people, we […]

    Notorious criminal among three murdered in Bikaner jail

    Three prisoners including a notorious criminal were today killed and four others injured when a gang war broke out in Bikaner jail in Bikaner, Rajasthan. One of the criminal, Balbir Banuda, was shot dead by another jail inmate Jaiprakash who opened fire at him by a country made revolver in a jail barrack, Superintendent of […]

    Model-turned-actor accuses IPS officer of rape, FIR registered

    An FIR has been registered against a senior IPS officer of Maharashtra after a young model-turned- actor accused him of rape and molestation last year, police said on Thursday. “An FIR was registered against DIG Sunil Paraskar last night after a model complained that she was raped and molested by him,” Assistant Commissioner of Police […]

    Bangalore rape case: School chairman arrested

    Chairman of the city school where a six-year old girl was allegedly raped, evoking public outrage and triggering protests, has been arrested. Rustom Kerawalla, Chairman of Vibgyor High School, was arrested under various sections of IPC, Juvenile Justice Act and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO), Bangalore Police Commissioner M N Reddi told […]

    Child rape; stir continues, ABVP workers clash with police

    Protests over alleged rape of a six-year old girl turned violent on Monday as ABVP activists clashed with police in front of the public school, where the incident happened, leading to a lathicharge. After heated arguments, ABVP activists who besieged the Vibgyor High School, which is facing public anger for its alleged inaction in the […]

    Skating Instructor arrested in Child rape case

    A skating instructor at a public school here was arrested on Sunday in connection with the alleged rape of a six-year-old student even as protests continued for the fourth day against the incident. It is the first arrest in the incident which occurred on July 2 and came to light on July 14 after a […]

    Protests continue in Bangalore school rape case

    Pressure mounted on the state government over the alleged rape of a six-year-old girl in a public school as protests continued for the fourth day on Sunday demanding action from police which have detained eight persons for questioning. Agitated over police failure to make any arrest, civil society activists and parents of students studying at […]

    Delhi Diaries: Crime rising in capital; over 70k cases till June 30

    Registering a phenomenal surge, Delhi police recorded over 70,000 cases under IPC laws in the national capital till June 30 this year, up from the 80,000 cases reported in the entire last year. The rise has been attributed to various factors like rapid urbanisation, socio-economic imbalances and especially increased awareness among the public. According to […]

    Badaun rape-murder: CBI to exhume bodies of Badaun victims

    With the level of river Ganga rising, the CBI constituted medical board to look into the alleged rape and murder of two girls in UP’s Badaun district will exhume the bodies of the victims today for fresh autopsy. CBI has earlier planned to carry out the process tomorrow but in the wake of rising levels […]

    6-year-old girl allegedly raped in Bangalore school, parents protest

    A six-year-old girl student was allegedly raped by “unknown persons” at a prominent school in Bangalore, leading to angry protests by parents who besieged the institution, demanding action from the management. “A six-year-old girl student was allegedly raped by unknown persons at Vibgyor High School under Varthur Police Station limits, which came to light on […]