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Searching for cannabis, British cops come across alligator


June 20th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) A group of British policemen, raiding a house in a town for cannabis, were shocked to find an alligator in the bathroom.The deadly reptile was up ... Read more...

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Cyber crime detection camp for Gurgaon cops


June 20th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 20 (IANS) An introductory cyber security and crime detection training programme was organised here Wednesday for 60 policemen by Nasscom, an official said."We are very pleased to partner ... Read more...

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Length of a role doesn’t matter to Naseer


June 19th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Veteran actor Naseerudin Shah, who will soon be seen in Kabeer Kaushik's forthcoming film "Maximum", says while selecting a role he gives importance to script ... Read more...

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Trace ex-armyman, seize revolver, court tells cops (Lead)


June 18th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday directed police to trace a retired army captain and seize his personal revolver for allegedly threatening his wife.Justice Manmohan ... Read more...

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Three cops killed as truck rams into police station


June 16th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 16 (IANS) Three policemen were killed and one was critically injured when a speeding truck ploughed into a police station early Saturday in Baghpat district, about 500 km ... Read more...

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12 Chinese cops punished over murder


June 9th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 9 (IANS) Twelve police officers in China have been punished for dereliction of duty after 11 people were murdered, authorities said Saturday.The officers were posted in Yunnan province, ... Read more...

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25 cops, prisoners injured in Chhattisgarh blast


June 2nd, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 2 (IANS) Six policemen and 19 prisoners were injured Saturday when a blast triggered by Maoists ripped through their vehicle in the insurgency-hit Bastar region of ... Read more...

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Three cops jailed for 10 years for torture death


June 1st, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, June 1 (IANS) A CBI court here Friday sentenced three Uttar Pradesh Police personnel to 10 years jail term on charges of torturing a group of boys, one of ... Read more...

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Forest guards, cops foil poaching attempt in Assam


June 1st, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 1 (IANS) A joint team of police and forest guards late Thursday night foiled an attempt by poachers to kill one-horned rhinos in Assam's Pabitora wildlife sanctuary, forest ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Three UP cops arrested for rape in outpost


May 28th, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 27 (IANS) Three constables of Uttar Pradesh Police were arrested Monday for letting a 17-year-old girl be raped in a police outpost and "not acting in accordance with ... Read more...

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500 body parts kept by British cops even after probe


May 21st, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 21 (IANS) Police departments in Britain retained at least 492 human body parts, including brains, hearts and limbs, even after investigations were over, without telling the families of ... Read more...

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We didn’t know it was a rave party: Shilpa Saklani


May 21st, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) TV actor Shilpa Saklani claims innocence after she was detained along with her husband Apurva Agnihotri at a rave party, busted here by the Mumbai police. ... Read more...

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Court acquits 12 of killing 13 Jharkhand cops


May 21st, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 21 (IANS) A Dhanbad court Monday acquitted, for lack of evidence, 12 people accused of killing 13 policemen during a large-scale attack on a Jharkhand Police picket in ... Read more...

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Luke Pomersbach admits to molesting US woman


May 21st, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Four days after an American woman alleged she was molested by Australian cricketer Luke Pomersbach, playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL), the case took ... Read more...

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Was at the wrong place at wrong time: Parnell


May 21st, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Pune Warriors' South African fast bowler Wayne Parnell claimed Monday that he doesn't do drugs and was at the wrong place at the wrong time when ... Read more...

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Cops go undercover to help women in Shanghai metro


May 19th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 19 (IANS) Undercover police officers are now patrolling metro trains in Chinese business hub Shanghai to protect women passengers from sexual harassment.Authorities said such harassment usually increases with ... Read more...

Posted in World |

IPL player arrested for molesting American woman (Lead)


May 18th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Indian Premier League (IPL) player Luke Pomersbach was arrested Friday for allegedly molesting an American woman in a five-star hotel in the capital and ... Read more...

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Beijing cops chase, catch a stray canine!


May 14th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 14 (IANS) Police in the Chinese capital were on a rare mission last week-end -- to catch, on the municipal authorities' order, a stray ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cops raid world’s oldest bank


May 9th, 2012 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 9 (IANS/AKI) Police in Italy Wednesday raided the headquarters of the Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena (MPS), reportedly the world's oldest bank founded in 1472, on suspicion ... Read more...

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Six UP cops booked for murdering colleague


May 9th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 9 (IANS) Six Uttar Pradesh policemen were Wednesday booked for the murder last year of a sub-inspector, police said.According to police, the case is related to the death ... Read more...

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Kerala cops can’t use designations on social networking sites


May 8th, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 8 (IANS) Policemen in Kerala can no longer use their designation when express their opinions on social networking sites, Home Minister T. Radhakrishnan said Tuesday.The decision was taken ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

BJP legislator’s son shot dead in UP


May 8th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 8 (IANS) The son of a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator was shot dead in Uttar Pradesh's Gonda district Tuesday after a spat with the guard of ... Read more...

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I wish I could do Chulbul Pandey: Sanjay Dutt


May 7th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 7 (IANS) It seems Salman Khan's "Dabangg" Chulbul Pandey has become an iconic character. Sanjay Dutt, who dons the khaki for "Department", says he would love to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Unable to get married, Lucknow lovers hang themselves


May 5th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 5 (IANS) After having failed to convince their families into agreeing to their marriage, a young couple committed suicide here Saturday.The tragedy occurred in the Kasimpur village of ... Read more...

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Rifles stolen as cops pray


May 4th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 4 (IANS) Unidentified people looted two Self-Loading Rifles (SLRs) from a police picket in Jammu and Kashmir when the policemen were away offering Friday prayers.Police said the miscreants ... Read more...

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Activist’s killing: Eight cops to undergo polygraph test


May 2nd, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, May 2 (IANS) A Maharashtra court here Wednesday granted permission to the CBI to conduct polygraph test on at least nine accused, who include eight policemen, in the 2010 ... Read more...

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Suspended cops cost Britain six mn pounds a year


April 29th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS) Police officers suspended from duty but getting full pay cost the British economy around six million pounds (nearly $10 million) last year, a media report said ... Read more...

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Two Bengal cops removed for misbehaving with woman complainant


April 26th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 26 (IANS) Two officers of a city police station were suspended for allegedly misbehaving with a woman who had come to lodge a complaint, a police official said ... Read more...

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91 cops ill after having chicken soup in Peru


April 23rd, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, April 23 (IANS/EFE) As many as 91 police officers were affected by food poisoning at their base in Mazuco, which is in Peru's jungle region of Madre de Dios, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

China axes 1,600 cops for violations


April 19th, 2012 - 7:35 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 19 (IANS) Over 1,600 police officers across China have been relieved of their duties for violating a list of rules introduced to regulate police behaviour, the government said.In ... Read more...

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Bollywood actress’s headless body found in Allahabad septic tank


April 18th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, April 18 (IANS) A team of Mumbai police aided by Allahabad cops traced the headless torso of Meenakshi Thapa, a budding Bollywood actress who was abducted on March 30, ... Read more...

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Protesting workers injure six cops


April 10th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 10 (IANS) A dozen vehicles, including government buses, were damaged and at least six policemen were injured Tuesday when workers of a factory here clashed with them while ... Read more...

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Gurgaon cops arrest Delhi trader for extortion call


April 8th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 8 (IANS) A businessman was arrested Sunday from Delhi for making an extortion call to his brother-in-law, a trader in this suburb of the national capital, sources said.Last ... Read more...

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‘Department’ not based on Mumbai cops: RGV


April 8th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 8 (IANS) Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has denied reports saying his forthcoming film "Department" is based on the real-life characters of the Mumbai police."Some sections of the ... Read more...

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Youth shoots at cops inside Kanpur police station


March 30th, 2012 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Kanpur, March 30 (IANS) A sub-inspector and a constable of Uttar Pradesh police were shot at and critically wounded inside a police station by a drunken youth here early Friday, ... Read more...

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