India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 31, 2015
A MiG-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Bed village in Gujarat's Jamnagar district on Saturday. The pilot managed to eject, and is safe, police said.
India News | Rohit Bhan | Wednesday January 21, 2015
From High Definition (HD) cameras and micro chips marking speed, to Close Circuit Television (CCTV) monitoring, the Gujarat police is using technology to make its recruitment process immaculate. On Wednesday over 6 lakh aspirants turned up for recru...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 15, 2015
As many as three members of a family were killed and one was injured, after an over-speeding truck rammed into their car from the opposite direction at Alamgir village on NH-8 in Vadodara district, police sources said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 15, 2015
The Supreme Court today dismissed the bail plea of Gujarat cadre police officer NK Amin in the 2004 Ishrat Jahan encounter case, saying it lacked merit.
India News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Monday January 12, 2015
Even as the Gujarat government announced the successful conduct of the 7th Vibrant Gujarat global business summit, several farmers organisations and activists have criticised the police crackdown on farmers who were planning protest demonstrations on...
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday January 2, 2015
A video of an anti-terror drill showing dummy terrorists shouting a pro-Islamic slogan surfaced in Gujarat on Thursday, a day after a massive controversy over an exercise in which men playing the part of terrorists were made to wear skull caps.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday January 2, 2015
A video of an anti-terror drill showing dummy terrorists shouting a pro-Islamic slogan emerged in Gujarat on Thursday, a day after a massive controversy over a similar exercise by the state police featuring men wearing skull caps, suggesting that ter...
Surat News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Thursday January 1, 2015
Men playing the part terrorists in an anti-terror drill in Gujarat were made to weak skull caps, triggering outrage over the assumption that terrorists are Muslims.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 29, 2014
The Gujarat police has initiated a process to procure five super bikes to carry out various tasks related to security of citizens as well as of VIPs, official sources said in Ahemdabad today.
Monday December 29, 2014
The Gujarat Police recently welcomed a few rather lavish additions to its fleet of vehicles, which will leave quite a lot of people envious. The said additions are Harley-Davidson bikes, Street 750 and SuperLow to be precise.
India News | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Sunday November 30, 2014
There is good news for those who dread registering a complaint at a police station. The government may soon launch a hi-tech project that will minimise policemen's interference and make the police accountable for not taking note of complaints from ci...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya (with inputs from Reuters) | Monday September 29, 2014
140 people have been arrested in Vadodara, Gujarat, in connection with communal violence in the city allegedly triggered by an image posted on Facebook. Two men were stabbed yesterday during riots, the police said. No incident of violence has been re...
India News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Monday September 29, 2014
Over 140 people have been arrested after clashes between Hindus and Muslims in Vadodara in Gujarat; the police has suspended mobile Internet and text messaging services in the city.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday September 29, 2014
40 people have been arrested after clashes between Hindus and Muslims in Vadodara in Gujarat; the police has suspended mobile Internet and text messaging services, an official said on Sunday.
Surat News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Friday September 12, 2014
Municipal official in Surat have threatened to go on a strike from today if the police did not release an official of the firefighting department who was arrested for issuing fake fire safety certificates.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 11, 2014
Controversial Gujarat police officer DG Vanzara has been granted bail in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter killing case of 2005. He will, however, remain in jail for charges in other cases, including the killing of college student Ishrat Jahan.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 11, 2014
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday announced that the Centre would establish a marine police training institute in Gujarat, to train the police for safeguarding the state's 1,600 km-long coastline.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 30, 2014
Tension gripped the Fatehpura locality in Vadodara, Gujarat when a group of people allegedly pelted stones at a Ganesha procession, police said today.
India News | Akhilesh Sharma | Friday August 8, 2014
If maintenance of law and order is a problem, one of the reasons could be a bunch of obsolete laws and procedures that have to be maintained too. Case in point: A law dating back to the World War II in Gujarat that requires the state police to file a...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 8, 2014
Giving a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Gujarat police today filed a closure report in a metropolitan court in Ahemdabad in a case of alleged violation of model code of conduct during the Lok Sabha election.
India News | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday August 6, 2014
"Scandalous allegations" made against Prime Minister Narendra Modi" must be deleted, the Supreme Court has ordered Pradeep Sharma, the suspended bureaucrat from Gujarat who has accused Mr Modi of ordering the police to illegally spy on a woman.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 28, 2014
Allowing a plea filed by the Supreme Court-appointed Special Task Force (STF), a CBI court yesterday granted permission to interrogate in jail the Gujarat police officers in the 2002 Samir Khan Pathan encounter case.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan | Tuesday June 24, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inspired Anandi Patel or "Anandiben", who replaced him as the Chief Minister of Gujarat when he was promoted to the country's top job.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 24, 2014
Gujarat's first woman Chief Minister Anandi Patel today announced a 33 per cent reservation for women in the state police force.