West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.19

Bengal sends a DM on leave after assault video

The Bengal government on Monday sent Alipurduar district magistrate Nikhil Nirmal on leave for 10 days after a purported video of him and his wife allegedly beating up a youth inside a police station ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 13.12.19

Citizenship protest: Jamia students clash with police

Jamia Millia Islamia University students, shouting slogans in protest against the amended Citizenship Act, clashed with police while they were marching towards Parliament on FridayThe students, who we...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.12.19

2 girls missing, 1 found dead in Chatra district

Angry residents of Bachra locality held a massive demonstration outside Piparwar police station in Chatra district, about 58km from the state headquarters, on Thursday following the recovery of two mi...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Guwahati police chief transferred

The Assam government removed city police commissioner Deepak Kumar on Thursday, replacing him with Munna Prasad Gupta, who was earlier posted as inspector-general, Special Protection Group, in one of ...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

India  /  Published 11.12.19

J&K High Court wants CRPF, not police

Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Wednesday effectively expressed no confidence in Jammu and Kashmir police, urging the Centre to hand over the security of courts in the newly created Union Territory to...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar


Jharkhand  /  Published 10.12.19

Lawyer shot dead, colleagues hit street

A lawyer was shot dead on Monday night in the city, prompting more than 900 advocates of the civil court to abstain from work on Tuesday and take out a silent march in protest against the deterioratin...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

India  /  Published 09.12.19

'Squeezed by the throat, slapped'

A woman plainclothes officer squeezing a girl scholar by the throat and later flattening her face against a bus window as she slapped her were some of the images of police brutality from Monday’s JN...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 09.12.19

HC orders DGP to appear on Friday

The high court on Monday asked Bengal director-general of police Virendra to appear on December 13 and clarify why his department had failed to use the e-court facility to speed up the trials of under...
By Our legal reporter in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.01.19

Sabarimala protests: 266 held, 334 in preventive custody

As many as 266 people have so far been arrested in connection with the violent protests staged by Right wing groups in the last two days after two women of childbearing age entered the Sabarimala temp...
By PTI in Thiruvananthapuram

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.12.19

Rebel landmine injures CRPF duo on poll duty in Jharkhand

CPI(Maoist) rebels early on Sunday triggered a landmine explosion at Peayakuli forests in Tamar, around 70km from Ranchi district headquarters, leaving two paramilitary personnel seriously injured. Th...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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