Proceedings were launched against eight builders and their properties attached under Section 14 of the Uttar Pradesh Gangsters and Anti-Social Activities (Prevention) Act
A predominant part of Kerala’s revenue comes from the sale of alcohol, but the State and society have an uneasy relationship with its tipplers
The protests, which began in Minneapolis following Floyd's death Monday after a police officer pressed a knee on his neck until he stopped breathing, have left parts of the city a grid of broken windows
"A major incident of a vehicle borne #IED blast is averted by the timely input and action by Pulwama Police, CRPF and Army," the Kashmir zone police wrote on its Twitter handle.
In addition to the 12 deaths, three people held on various charges lost their lives in police custody during the lockdown
At least 12 police personnel and a journalist were injured when a mob indulged in stone-pelting in the steel city of Rourkela on Tuesday, demanding withdrawal of containment tag from some areas.
Hundreds of Indian police have tested positive for the coronavirus in recent days, raising alarm among an over-stretched force as it attempts to enforce the world's largest lockdown to contain the pandemic.
In a communication to all states and UTs, the MHA said the police chiefs may consider the option of 'work from home' for personnel not deployed on the frontline, and wherever feasible.
Police said the officers were responding to a call about reports of gunfire when they were shot. At a news conference Sunday evening, the police chief said the slain officer was a 21-year law enforcement veteran and that the wounded colleague had seven years of police work, according to WBRZ-TV. The chief did not identify the officers.
Himachal Pradesh police chief Sita Ram Mardi on Sunday said interstate and inter-district movement in the state during the lockdown will remain suspended after April 20.
Fifteen years later, States have still not complied with the Supreme Court directions on police reforms. Consequently, accountability is a concept that is almost alien to law enforcement in India.
The Rajgarh police lauded constable Digvijay Sharma's commitment towards work and advised him rest for a few days as his legs got sore muscles after travelling long hours on foot.
When this pandemic has gone, this migrant crisis must be studied to understand the flaws, so that similar mistakes are never repeated, and the State is more sensitive towards problems the unorganised sector faces.
Heavily armed police sealed off two streets in the city of Hanau where ambulances had rushed. A police helicopter hovered over the city, east of the financial hub Frankfurt.
The notices were issued after reports from the police, UIDAI said.
The announcement was made as part of the Governor Vajubhai Vala’s speech to the joint sitting of the Legislative Assembly and the Council
Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Awanish Awasthi told reporters the children "the accused was killed and the 23 children were rescued safely"
Officials said that the police officer is alleged to have been ferrying the militants from Shopian area, possibly out of the Valley
An FIR is the written confirmation of police records on the basis of which the investigation and the arrests take place.
The university administration said those who indulged in violence and clashed with police on December 13 were "outsiders" and not students.
What the intense focus on a few cases out of the tens of thousands of rapes across India every year (32,599 reported cases in 2017) obscures is that sexual assault is a pervasive and persistent pandemic that is not going to disappear thanks to the death penalty or ‘encounters’.
The burnt body of P Priyanka Reddy, working as an assistant veterinarian at a state-run hospital, was noticed by some passers-by who alerted police.
Dignitaries and family members of the policemen who lost their lives during the attacks were also present during the ceremony.
The ASI reached the top of the water tank located near a police station and set himself ablaze even as other police personnel there tried to persuade him to come down
The primarily loan fraud cases were detected at 15 banks, including the country's largest state-run lender - State Bank of India , according to a statement by the Central Bureau of Investigation.