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  • ED makes first arrest in laundering probe in VVIP chopper deal

    Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday initiated its first action in the money laundering probe in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal with the arrest of Gautam Khaitan, alleged to be an “important” link in connection with kickbacks of this scam. The agency, which is trying to trace the trail of the alleged bribe money, arrested […]

    RSS worker’s murder: CPIM commandos suspected

    Kannur: The State police special team suspect direct involvement of CPIM’s commando wing in the gruesome killing of a senior RSS worker.  Elamthottathil Manoj, Zilla sharirik pramukh was murdered near  Kathirur on September 1 in the broad daylight allegedly by CPIM activists. The Crime Branch wing of the state police have examined thousands of telephone […]

    Bangladesh may extradite Anup Chetia to India: officials

    Bangladesh may extradite separatist ULFA leader Anup Chetia to India under a special mechanism beyond an existing extradition treaty, officials said on Tuesday ahead of the bilateral meeting of home secretaries in Dhaka. “He (Chetia) could be sent back to India under a mechanism beyond the extradition treaty,” additional secretary of Bangladesh’s Home ministry Kamaluddin […]

    Disaster survivor raped in Uttarakhand

    A 10-year-old girl, who lost her parents in last year’s disaster in Uttarakhand and was wandering homeless, was repeatedly raped allegedly by a scrap dealer in Tehri district. The matter came to light after the minor was found in Chamba recently and disclosed her ordeal to a woman constable, Tehri Superintendent of Police Mukhtar Mohsin […]

    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 […]