CBI court acquits 3 police officers in Ishrat Jehan encounter case

Newsroom24x7 Network Ahmedabad: A special CBI court here on Wednesday 31 March 2021 discharged three accused police officers in the 2004 Ishrat Jahan encounter case. The Special CBI Court of Special CBI judge V R Raval on Wednesday allowed the discharge applications of G L Singhal, Tarun Barot (now retired) and Anaju Chaudhary. The three police… Read More CBI court acquits 3 police officers in Ishrat Jehan encounter case

Why so many are quitting the paramilitary forces

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Between 2016 and 2020, 40, 096 para military personnel took voluntary retirement and 6, 529 of these troops resigned from service. 20, 2049  personnel from Border Security Force personnel, 11, 029 from Central Reserve Polive Force, 2, 858 from Central Industrial Security Force, 2, 279 from Assam Rifles, 1, 912 from… Read More Why so many are quitting the paramilitary forces

BJP MLA beaten, his clothes torn apart by protesting farmers in Punjab

Newsroom24x7 Network Malout, Punjab: BJP’s Abohar MLA Arun Narang was Thrashed, beaten and his clothes were torn apart by protesting farmers at Malout in Punjab. Narang, the BJP MLA from Abohar, was in Malout, along with his supporters to address a press conference.  First the farmers threw ink at him. He was soon rushed into… Read More BJP MLA beaten, his clothes torn apart by protesting farmers in Punjab

Three jawans martyred in Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh

Newsroom24x7 Network Narainpur/Raipur: Three District Reserve Guard (DRG) jawans were martyred and 21 others were injured when a bus was blown up by Maoists through a landmine blast at Narainpur in Chhattisgarh. The toll is likely to rise. Last Saturday, two Maoists were killed in an encounter with DRG personnel in the forest in the Kawasipara area… Read More Three jawans martyred in Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh

Former Mumbai Police top cop moves Supreme Court; Seeks CBI probe against Maharashtra Home Minister

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Former Mumbai Police chief Param Bir Singh has invoked writ jurisdiction of the Supreme Court and sought unbiased, uninfluenced, impartial and fair investigation in the “corrupt malpractices” of Anil Deshmukh, the Home Minister of Government of Maharashtra, before the evidences are destroyed. Fair CBI investigation is warranted in each acts of… Read More Former Mumbai Police top cop moves Supreme Court; Seeks CBI probe against Maharashtra Home Minister

Chennai Air Customs seize 5.5 kg gold, foreign currency worth 24 lakh

Newsroom24x7 Network Chennai: Air Customs here has arrested 6 persons and seized 5.55 kg gold worth Rs. 2.53 crore and foreign currency worth Rs. 24 lakh. Based on intelligence, one Magroob Akbarali, 39, of Ramanathapuram & Zubair Hassan Rafiyutheen, 26, of Chennai who arrived on Sunday 21 March from Dubai by Fly Dubai FZ8515 were… Read More Chennai Air Customs seize 5.5 kg gold, foreign currency worth 24 lakh

Param Bir Singh removed as Mumbai Police Chief

Newsroom24x7 Network Mumbai: Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh has been transferred and in his place Hemant Nagrale appointed Mumbai Police Commissioner. Addressing media-persons immediately after assuming charge Nagrale said, his first task is to restore the image of Mumbai Police. The removal of Param Bir Singh as Mumbai Police Chief, on Wednesday March 17,… Read More Param Bir Singh removed as Mumbai Police Chief

Batla House encounter case: Ariz Khan sentenced to death

Newsroom24x7 Network A Delhi court on Monday called it the “rarest of rare case” and sentenced to death, Ariz Khan, convicted in the 2008 Batla House encounter case for the murder of police inspector Mohan Chand Sharma and other offences in the union capital. Judge Sandeep Yadav had pronounced the judgement on March 8. The… Read More Batla House encounter case: Ariz Khan sentenced to death

JNU sedition case: Next hearing on 7 April; the accused not arrested earlier granted bail

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Court of Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) here on Monday 15 March granted bail to seven accused persons who were not arrested earlier in the JNU sedition case when it came up for hearing for the first time after summons had been issued to the accused on the presentation of chargesheet by… Read More JNU sedition case: Next hearing on 7 April; the accused not arrested earlier granted bail

Kanhaiya Kumar, others to appear for trial in sedition case today

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Former JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar and nine others chargesheeted in the 2016 JNU sedition case, will face prosecution in a Delhi Court, which has taken cognisance and summoned them to appear in Court on Monday 15 March.The Delhi Police had received permission to prosecute them last year. Chief Metropolitan… Read More Kanhaiya Kumar, others to appear for trial in sedition case today

Nandigram incident leading to injury to Mamata Banerjee: EC orders action for gross negligence of security

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Election Commission of India met on Sunday 14 March to discuss reports submitted by Chief Secretary, Government of West Bengal and the joint report submitted by Special General Observer Ajay Nayak  & Special Police Observer Vivek Dube on the Incident at Nandigram leading to injury to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on… Read More Nandigram incident leading to injury to Mamata Banerjee: EC orders action for gross negligence of security

Brutal murder of Bajrand Dal activist in Delhi; Four arrested

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Bajrang Dal activist Rinku Sharma (25), was beaten with rods and brutally stabbed to death by a frenzied mob near his house in the Mangolpuri area in the capital on Wednesday night. The police on Thursday arrested four accused -Zahid, Mehtab, Danish, and Islam – in this case. Police have denied… Read More Brutal murder of Bajrand Dal activist in Delhi; Four arrested

Court convicts Priest and Nun in the Sister Abhaya murder case

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi/ Thiruvanathapuram: The Special Judge for CBI Cases, Thiruvanathapuram (Kerala) on Tuesday 22 December convicted Father Thomas Kottoor and Sister Sephy in the 28-year old case related to death of Sister Abhaya. CBI had registered the case related to death of Sister Abhaya. She was missing since the morning of 27 March… Read More Court convicts Priest and Nun in the Sister Abhaya murder case

Police books AMU student leader for criminal intimidation

Newsroom24x7 Network Aligarh: Aligarh police on Saturday 31 October registered an FIR for criminal intimidation against AMU student Farhan Zuberi for his hate speech and the ‘beheading’ threat at an anti-Macron protest.   Abhishek, Aligarh Addl SP-City, has confirmed that a case against Zuberi has been registered under section 506, 153 of the Indian penal code.… Read More Police books AMU student leader for criminal intimidation

Kerala Gold smuggling case: NIA arrests key accused

Newsroom24x7 Network Thiruananthpuram: The NIA on Monday 26 October arrested fugitive Rabins K. Hameed, 42, resident of Muvattupuzha, Ernakulam district, Kerala in RC-02/2020/NIA/KOC (Kerala GoldSmuggling Case), following his arrival at Kochi International Airport from Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The case relates to the seizure of 30 Kg gold worth Rs. 14.82 crores on 5th July,… Read More Kerala Gold smuggling case: NIA arrests key accused

Maoist menace: NIA conducts searches in Purnea Arms case

Newsroom24x7 Network Patna: The National Investigation Agency (NIA), on Tuesday 13 October 2020 conducted searches at premises of Sanmario Pharmaceuticals Private Limited and the house of the Director of the Company, Chandra Vijay Pratap in Patna in connection with investigation of Purnea Arms Case. Sanmario Pharmaceuticals Private Limited was incorporated in 2015. The company is… Read More Maoist menace: NIA conducts searches in Purnea Arms case

CBI arrests 2 Delhi Police officials for accepting bribe

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested a Sub Inspector and a Head Constable, both posted at Police Station- Ghazipur, Delhi in a bribery case. A case was registered against the accused on the allegations of demanding a bribe of Rs. 50,000 from a complainant for conducting his verification for… Read More CBI arrests 2 Delhi Police officials for accepting bribe

NIA Files Charge-sheet in Bhima Koregaon Elgar Parishad Case

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NAI) filed a supplementary charge-sheet on Friday 9 October 2020 in the Bhima Koregaon Elgar Parishad Case in the NIA Special Court at Mumbai against eight accused persons for the offences under Sections 120B, 115, 121, 121A, 124A, 153A, 201, 505(1)(b) and 34 of IPC and Sections… Read More NIA Files Charge-sheet in Bhima Koregaon Elgar Parishad Case