Saturday, August 13, 2022


I-T Dept conducts searches in UP, over Rs 15 cr cash seized

NEW DELHI: The Income Tax (I-T) Department has said that it had carried out a search operation on the premises of a Jhansi-based business group, engaged in civil contract and real estate development.

NIA arrests 10th accused in Amravati chemist's killing

NEW DELHI:The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has said that they have arrested the tenth accused in connection with the killing of pharmacist Umesh Kolhe (54) in Amravati district of Maharashtra for allegedly supporting former BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma.

TN police arrest youth for raping, impregnating minor girl

CHENNAI: Police in Tamil Nadu's Tiruchi have arrested a 21-year-old youth for raping and impregnating a 16-year-old girl.

UP woman gets 200 stitches after cleaver attack

KANPUR: A woman in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur was brutally attacked by a man using a cleaver due to which she had to get 200 stitches.
According to the police, the woman, Nidhi Pandey, a property dealer, met the accused, Arvind Singh Rathore, in Bashahi Naka area of Kanpur, to seek return of the money she had invested.

3 minor girls kidnapped,  raped in Delhi, 4 held

NEW DELHI: Three school girls were allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted in the national capital by a man, who had planned to sell them in Chandigarh but all the girls managed to escape, police said.

Vigilance Bureau nabs Punjab police ASI red handed accepting bribe Rs 4,000

CHANDIGARH: Aiming to eradicate corruption in the state the Vigilance Bureau Punjab during its ongoing campaign on Thursday arrested Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) Joginder Singh posted at police station Sehna, Barnala district taking bribe of Rs 4000.

Armed men kidnap Phagwara youth

PHAGWARA: Three Unidentified car borne youths kdnapped a youth in nearby village Ranipur on August 8 evening.

High Court grants bail to Akali leader Bikram Majithia in drugs case

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday granted bail to senior Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Bikram Singh Majithia, who was in jail over for over five months for his alleged involvement in a drugs case registered in December 2021.

Drugs Peddler arrested in Phagwara

PHAGWARA:The City Police Phagwara have arrested a drugs peddler and recovered 450 intoxicant tablets from his possession last night.
The accused was identified as Mangat Ram@ Manga resident of Kot Rani Village,the police said.

Lucknow seer booked for fraud, cheating

LUCKNOW:A seer, former head of a prominent temple in the state capital, has been booked for usurping huge donations, valuable manuscripts, and account book of the temple.

Shrikant Tyagi sent to 14-day judicial custody

LUCKNOW: Self-proclaimed BJP leader Shrikant Tyagi, who was arrested on Tuesday for abusing and assaulting a woman at his housing society in Noida, has been sent to 14-day judicial custody.

Punjab vigilance arrests Aakari village Sarpanch Harjit Kaur for Rs.12.24 Cr embezzlement in funds

CHANDIGARH: Aiming to eradicate corruption in the state the Vigilance Bureau Punjab during its ongoing campaign arrested Harjit Kaur Sarpanch, of village Aakari in Patiala district on Tuesday for embezzlement in panchayat funds amounting to Rs. 12.24 crore in the name of development works in the village.

Punjab vigilance Bureau registers case against ASI, Sarpanch of village Ghudu Walia

CHANDIGARH: The Vigilance Bureau Punjab during its ongoing campaign against corruption on Tuesday registered a bribery case against the ASI (LR) Charanjit Singh (No. 1144/Faridkot) and Harneet Singh Sarpanch village Ghudu Walla, Faridkot.

Woman bank manager injured after acid attack in UP

KAUSHAMBI(Uttar Pradesh):A 33-year-old woman bank manager suffered burn injuries in Uttar Pradesh's Kaushambi district following an acid attack by two unidentified bike-borne miscreants, police said.

Bangladeshi man arrested at Lucknow airport for 'buying' Indian passport

LUCKNOW:A Bangladeshi man was arrested at the Lucknow airport for buying a fake Indian passport for Rs 1 lakh and a fake Aadhaar card for Rs 10,000 to go to the Middle East in search of livelihood.

Woman DTC bus marshal alleges sexual harassment, attempts suicide

NEW DELHI: A 23-year-old woman, who was deployed as a marshal in a Delhi Transport Corporation bus, has alleged "extreme mental torture" by her colleagues after she turned down a colleague's sexual advances.

Punjab Vigilance Bureau nabs RTA Bathinda employee for taking bribe Rs. 7500

CHANDIGARH: Keeping in view the zero tolerance policy against corruption adopted by the Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann led state government, the Punjab Vigilance Bureau during its ongoing campaign on Monday nabbed Bhalwan Singh, working as data entry operator at RTA office Bathinda, red handed accepting bribe of Rs. 7500.

Punjab CM's anti gangster drive delivers yet another victory as rupnagar police nabs ten dreaded gangsters of pindri gang

CHANDIGARH/RUPNAGAR:The Rupnagar Police has arrested ten dreaded gangsters of Pindri Gang associated with Lawrence Bishnoi gang and recovered seven illegal weapons along with 51 cartridges from them as part of a continuing drive by the PUnjab police to eliminate gangsters from PUnjab.

Decisive war against drugs: under special drive, punjab police successfully arrests 141 POs/absconders of NDPS act in one month

CHANDIGARH:As part of its special drive launched on the directions of Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann to arrest Proclaimed offenders POs/absconders in NDPS Act cases, Punjab Police has successfully managed to arrest as many as 141 such POs/Absconders over the last one month, said Inspector General of Police (IGP) Headquarters Dr Sukhchain Singh Gill here on Monday.

K'taka man arrested for unnatural sex with cows

 BENGALURU: The Karnataka police have arrested a man on charges of having unnatural sex with cows in Bengaluru, police said on Monday.
Identified as Manjunath, the 34-year-old is a resident of Gejjalagere village near Maddur town in Mandya district. Chandra Layout Police arrested him on a complaint by his friend who caught him red-handed.

5 killed as car rams into truck in Andhra

AMARAVATI: Five persons were killed in a road accident in Andhra Pradesh's Prakasam district in the early hours of Monday.
A car rammed into a truck from rear near Cumbam in Prakasam district. All five occupants of the car died on the spot.

Jharkhand MLAs cash scam: Bengal CID summons Guwahati trader

GUWAHATI: The West Bengal CID, which had sent a team to Assam last week, has summoned a Guwahati-based businessman to Kolkata on Monday in connection with the probe into the Jharkhand MLA cash seizure case, an Assam Police official said.

Short of money, 4 Ahmedabad youths kill senior citizen during robbery

AHMEDABAD: In a shocking incident, four Ahmedabad youths, short of money to have a party, killed a senior citizen as they sought to rob him, police said on Sunday.

1,100 women raped in Delhi in first 6 months of 2022

NEW DELHI:Delhi witnessed a heart-wrenching incident on May 18 when it was learnt that a 13-year-old girl was gang raped by eight people, including one juvenile, raising questions over the safety of women in the national capital.

Maha Shocker: Three nabbed for gang-rape of 35-year-old woman

NAGPUR: In a shocking incident, a woman was brutally gang-raped for over four days in Gondiya district, sparking a political war of words between the ruling Eknath Shinde-Devendra Fadnavis regime and the Opposition Maha Vikas Aghadi, here on Saturday.

Dhanbad judge murder case: Both convicts sentenced to life term without remission

DHANBAD(Jharkhand):A special CBI court here on Saturday sentenced both the men convicted of the sensational murder of Additional District and Sessions Judge, Dhanbad, Uttam Anand, who was mowed down while out a morning walk, to life in jail for remainder of their natural life without any remission.

Assam boxer jailed for supporting ULFA-I gets bail

GUWAHATI: A young wushu player and boxer from Assam's Moranhat who was jailed for allegedly supporting the banned outfit United Liberation Front of Asom-Independent (ULFA-I) has been granted by a court, an official said on Saturday.

Nurmahal murder accused still at large even after twelve months

NURMAHAL:More than twelve months after the crime the Nurmahal police have
failed to arrest the accused murdering a local resident.

Villager arrested for illegal sand mining

NAKODAR:The Mehat Pur today arrested Sunny a resident of Bangiwal village for
illegal sand mining.

Nakodar city police fail to nab PO’s even after 20 years

NAKODAR:The Nakodar city police are yet to arrest three persons who have been
on the run for the last 20 years. They had allegedly murdered a local
jeweller Mimik.

A live grenade found in Himachal near Pathankot- destroyed by army: SP Kangra

DHARAMSALA: A live grenade was found today on the hill side of Jalandhar -Pathankot NH near Bhadroa Chowk, in Himachal touching Punjab border , which was later deactivated by the Army Bomb Disposal Squad.

Phagwara Youth commits suicide, Girl crushed to death

PHAGWARA: A 30 years old reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself with the ceiling Fan in his house in local sugar mills colony last night. The deceased was identified as Sarwan Kumar.

Three women among 28 booked for assaulting shop keeper

SHAHKOT :The Shahkot police have booked 28 persons including three women of the charge of assaulting a shopkeeper.The investigating officer (IO) Lakhvir Singh said that the accused have been identified as Neha wife of Rahul and Nitu wife of Manga residents of Malsian village, Rubi a resident of Khambrra village and their twenty-five unidentified accomplices.

Villager booked for stealing smart phone

LOHIAN:The Lohian Khas police have booked a villager on the charge of stealing a smart phone from a house.The investigating officer Avtar Singh said that the accused has been identified as Arash Dep Singh alias Arshi a resident of Mundi Chohalia village.

Vigilance Bureau nabs JE MGNREGA for taking bribe Rs.25,000

CHANDIGARH:Keeping in view the zero tolerance policy against corruption adopted by the Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann led state government, the Punjab Vigilance Bureau during its ongoing campaign on Thursday nabbed Ms Suwarsha, Junior Engineer, Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), posted at BDPO office Jalalabad, Fazilka district red handed accepting bribe of Rs.25,000

CBI raids 13 locations in Bengal cattle smuggling case

NEW DELHI: The CBI on Wednesday conducted search operations at 13 locations, including in Kolkata and West Bengal's Birbhum district, of two persons in an ongoing investigation of the cattle smuggling case in the state, an official said.

1 killed, 2 injured after mob attacks truck transporting cattle in MP

BHOPAL:One person died while two others were injured after a mob attacked them in Madhya Pradesh's Narmadapuram district, accusing them of cow smuggling, the police said on Wednesday.

Delhi HC suspends jail term of Haryana ex-CM Chautala in DA case

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday suspended the four-year jail term of former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala till the pendency of his appealAin a disproportionate assets case.

Woman Drug Smuggler held

PHAGWARA:The Nurmahal Police today raided the house of a widow in Mohalla Rungrra in Nurmahal and recovered six grams of
heroin,290 intoxicant tablets and drug money of Rs 1,41,340/- from her possession.SP(D) Sarabjit Singh Bahia while confirming it told this
correspondent on Wednesday Evening that the arrested drug smuggler was identified as Sandeep Kaur widow of Late Satnam Singh.SP told that on a tip off the police party headed by DSP Nakodar Harjinder Singh raided the house recovered the intoxicants and drugs money and
arrested the accused woman.

Vigilance Bureau arrests paaser Sodhi accused in tax evasion scam

CHANDIGARH:Aiming to check the menace of corruption in the state the Vigilance Bureau Punjab during its ongoing campaign today arrested a main passer namely Rajinder Singh Sodhi @ Lovely from Ambala, Haryana and recovered a huge cash from his house. He was wanted in a case related to causing a huge loss to the state exchequer for evasion of GST in connivance with excise and taxation officers in the state.