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UP cops accidentally kill youth


September 1st, 2012 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 1 (IANS) A chase for two chain snatchers by the police in Rae Bareli turned awry Friday night when a youth was shot dead in a shootout, ... Read more...

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Rajasthan police officer denied bail in Dara Singh killing


August 22nd, 2012 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 22 (IANS) A court here Wednesday rejected the bail application of A.K. Jain, the suspended additional director general of police (ADGP) who was arrested in March for the ... Read more...

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Philippines interior secretary untraceable


August 19th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Aug 19 (IANS) The interior secretary of the Philippines, who went missing after a plane crash Saturday, remained untraceable Sunday, Xinhua reported.The five-seater plane carrying Interior and Local Government ... Read more...

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Kashmir rights panel slams staged shootouts


July 19th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 19 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Human Rights Commission (JKHRC) Thursday said "killing for sport" by security personnel who expect undue promotions and rewards for such illegal operations ... Read more...

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Rajasthan IPS official’s bail rejected


July 16th, 2012 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 16 (IANS) A court here Monday rejected the bail application of suspended senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officer A. Ponnuchami who was arrested for his alleged involvement in ... Read more...

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Court issues notice to Rajasthan BJP legislator


July 5th, 2012 - 5:35 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 4 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court Wednesday issued notice to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Rajendra Singh Rathore on a plea against his discharge from the ... Read more...

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Ex-soldier scripts kidnap of son for ransom


July 2nd, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 2 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Police are looking for a dismissed Indian Army soldier for scripting the kidnap of his son in Bulandshahr district.Bulandshahr is about 400 km from ... Read more...

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Does Kashmir’s ‘residual militancy’ still have fangs in uniform? (News Analysis)


June 19th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 19 (IANS) The arrest of three policemen, reportedly for their links with separatist guerrillas, has come as an embarrassment for the Jammu and Kashmir Police and the intelligence ... Read more...

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Rajasthan lawmaker discharged in staged shootout case


May 31st, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 31 (IANS) Rajasthan legislator and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajendra Singh Rathore walked out of jail here Thursday after a court discharged him in criminal Dara ... Read more...

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Two guerrillas killed in Kashmir


May 5th, 2012 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 5 (IANS) Security forces shot dead two guerrillas of the Hizbul Mujaheedin in Jammu and Kashmir early Saturday, police said.Men from 29 Rashtriya Rifles and Special Operations Group ... Read more...

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Court rejects senior Rajasthan police officer’s bail plea


April 27th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 27 (IANS) Rajasthan High Court Friday rejected the bail application of suspended Indian Police Service (IPS) officer A. Ponnuchami who was arrested for his alleged involvement in ... Read more...

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Jailed BJP legislator alleges ill-treatment


April 25th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 25 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Rajasthan legislator Rajendra Singh Rathore, who has been arrested for his alleged involvement in a staged shootout, Wednesday told ... Read more...

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Rajasthan BJP legislator to be tried for staged shootout


April 24th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 24 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Tuesday committed for trial the case against senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Rajendra Singh Rathore, who ... Read more...

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Gangsters take family hostage, shoot dead cop in UP (Lead)


April 18th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) An inspector of the Uttar Pradesh Police was shot dead Wednesday in Mau district in a fierce gun battle between a Special Operations Group (SOG) team ... Read more...

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Family taken hostage, inspector shot dead by gangsters in UP


April 18th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) An inspector of the Uttar Pradesh Police was shot dead Wednesday in Mau district in a fierce gun battle between a Special Operations Group (SOG) team ... Read more...

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Court extends Rajasthan BJP leader’s judicial custody


April 16th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 16 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Monday extended till April 24 the judicial custody of senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Rajendra Singh ... Read more...

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Rajasthan legislator to get special facilities in jail (Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 13 (IANS) A Rajasthan court Friday directed the Jaipur Central Jail authorities to provide facilities like mattresses, blankets, pillows, an air cooler and mosquito repellent to legislator ... Read more...

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Custody of senior Rajasthan BJP leader extended


April 9th, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 9 (IANS) The judicial custody of senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and legislator Rajendra Singh Rathore, who was arrested by the CBI here Thursday in connection ... Read more...

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BJP protesters clash with police in Jaipur


April 7th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 7 (IANS) Supporters of a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator, arrested by the CBI for a staged shootout, clashed with police at three places here and damaged ... Read more...

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Rajasthan legislator held for 2006 ’staged’ shootout


April 5th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 5 (IANS) Rajasthan legislator Rajendra Singh Rathore of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was arrested by the CBI here Thursday in connection with the allegedly staged killing ... Read more...

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Bail denied to suspended cop in Dara Singh killing


March 2nd, 2012 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 2 (IANS) A court here Friday rejected the interim bail application of suspended additional director general of police (ADGP) A.K. Jain, who surrendered three days ago in connection ... Read more...

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Suspended IPS officer’s judicial custody extended


February 29th, 2012 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Feb 28 (IANS) A court here Tuesday extended by a day the judicial custody of suspended Indian Police Service (IPS) officer A.K. Jain, arrested for his alleged role in ... Read more...

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Maoist leader held in Odisha


February 28th, 2012 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 27 (IANS) A Maoist leader allegedly involved in several attacks, including one on the site of a construction company last year, was arrested in Odisha's Sambalpur district Monday, ... Read more...

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Rajasthan IPS officer surrenders in Dara Singh case


February 28th, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Feb 27 (IANS) Suspended Indian Police Service (IPS) officer A.K. Jain surrendered before a court in Rajasthan Monday, nine months after he disappeared fearing arrest for his alleged role ... Read more...

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Ajmer sex scandal accused remanded in police custody (Lead)


January 4th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Ajmer, Jan 4 (IANS) Saiyed Saleem Chishty, arrested Tuesday in connection with the infamous 1992 Ajmer sex scandal case in which over 100 schoolgirls were blackmailed on the basis of ... Read more...

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Ajmer sex scandal accused remanded in judicial custody


January 4th, 2012 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Ajmer, Jan 4 (IANS) Saiyed Saleem Chishty, arrested Tuesday in connection with the infamous 1992 Ajmer sex scandal case in which over 100 schoolgirls were blackmailed on the basis of ... Read more...

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Accused in 1992 Ajmer sex scandal case arrested


January 3rd, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 3 (IANS) Rajasthan Police Tuesday arrested an accused in the infamous 1992 Ajmer sex scandal case in which over 100 schoolgirls were blackmailed on the basis of their ... Read more...

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Rajasthan clerk held for spying for Pakistan


December 20th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Dec 19 (IANS) A 25-year-old government clerk was arrested Monday in Rajasthan's Sri Ganganagar district on charges of spying for Pakistan, police said.Pawan Sharma, was employed as a ... Read more...

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Drug smuggler arrested in Rajasthan


December 18th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Dec 18 (IANS) The Special Operations Group (SOG) of the Rajasthan Police Sunday arrested a man on charges of smuggling narcotics to various places in the country and ... Read more...

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Two arrested for attack on gang leader in Ghaziabad


November 25th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Nov 25 (IANS) Police Friday claimed to have solved the attack on gang leader Sundar Bhati at a marriage here Nov 18, with the arrest of two hitmen who ... Read more...

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Rajasthan cop surrenders in staged shootout case


November 9th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 9 (IANS) A Rajasthan Police Service officer accused of killing criminal Dara Singh in a staged police shootout surrendered before a court here Wednesday, a lawyer said. He ... Read more...

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Policemen arrested for extortion


November 2nd, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 2 (IANS) Three of four policemen of the Special Operations Group (SOG) accused of extorting money from a businessman in Uttar Pradesh have been arrested, police said Wednesday.Constables ... Read more...

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Police gun down gangster


October 25th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 25 (IANS) A gangster carrying a reward of Rs.50,000 for his capture was Tuesday gunned down by police in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura district, police said.Yogendra alias Kalu, 28, ... Read more...

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Ghaziabad constable found stabbed to death


October 24th, 2011 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Oct 23 (IANS) A constable was found stabbed to death in Ghaziabad early Sunday morning, police said.Passersby spotted the body in the Shalimar Garden area of Ghaziabad and reported ... Read more...

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Explosives found, blast averted in Kandhamal


October 19th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 19 (IANS) With the seizure of a huge quantity of explosives from a forested area, police in Orissa Wednesday claimed to have averted a blast bid by Maoists ... Read more...

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