Kolkata hit-and-run case: Sambia was driving the car, says friend

Kolkata, Jan 18 : Sambia Sohrab was driving the car which mowed down an air force officer supervising the Republic Day parade rehearsal last week, his friend and co-accused Shanu alias Shahnawaz claimed on Monday after he was brought to the city following his arrest in Delhi. “Sambia, Sambia,” Shanu replied to media persons’ posers […]

SC seeks police’s response on threat to lawyer in Sabarimala temple case

New Delhi, Jan 18 : The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Delhi Police commissioner to apprise it of steps taken by police on the complaint filed by Indian Young Lawyers Association (IYLA) about the threats being given to its president for raising the issue of Kerala’s Sabarimala temple not allowing the entry of women […]

2,700-page chargesheet filed against Hardik Patel

Ahmedabad, Jan 18 : The Gujarat Police Crime Branch on Monday slapped a 2,700-page chargesheet against Patel reservation agitation spearhead Hardik Patel and three of his supporters. Monday’s voluminous chargesheet contains 42 phone call records between Hardik and his supporters, statements of 503 witnesses and reports of the Forensic Science Laboratory certifying the veracity of […]

Bihar policeman suspended after gangster flees lock-up

Patna, Jan 18 : A police official in Bihar’s Purnea district was suspended on Monday, a day after a gangster and husband of a legislator of the ruling Janata Dal-United, escaped from the police station lock-up aided by his protesting supporters, police said. Purnea Superintendent of Police Nishant Tiwari suspended the officer in-charge of Maranga […]

Danish woman’s rape: Police wants to recall two witnesses

New Delhi, Jan 18 : Delhi Police on Monday filed a plea in a court here seeking to recall two prosecution witnesses in a case of rape of a Danish woman. Special Public Prosecutor Atul Shrivastava filed an application before Additional Sessions Judge Kaveri Baweja and requested her to grant permission to recall two prosecution […]

‘No incriminating evidence so far against ex-Gurdaspur SP’

New Delhi, Jan 18 : Salwinder Singh, the former Gurdaspur SP who is being probed for any possible link with the Pathankot airbase attackers, has been “cooperating well” with the National Investigation Agency (NIA), official sources told IANS on Monday. According to the sources, the investigators have so far found nothing “incriminating” that could link […]