India News | Monday March 2, 2015
A special CBI court in Mumbai today dropped charges against senior Gujarat police officer Geeta Johri in fake encounter case of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 25, 2015
The Gujarat High Court has refused to entertain petitions challenging Mumbai Police's notices for attachment of properties of NK Proteins in Gujarat in connection with the Rs 5,600-crore National Spot Exchange Limited (NSEL) scam.
Ahmedabad News | Reuters | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Gujarat Police today said they had made the single biggest seizure of gold smuggled into the country after arresting six people leaving the Ahmedabad airport with 60 kg of the precious metal flown in from Dubai.
Opinion | Subhashini Ali | Tuesday February 24, 2015
This is what living with terror feels like, writes Subhashini Ali.
India News | Sreenivasan Jain | Thursday February 19, 2015
Prithvi Pal Pandey, one of Gujarat's top police officers accused of staging a fake encounter to kill Mumbai teen Ishrat Jahan and three others in 2004, has said that the killing was not staged and was carried out in the line of duty.
India News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain | Wednesday February 18, 2015
DG Vanzara, the controversial former Gujarat police officer charged with multiple cases of fake encounters, says his release from jail is not a political quid pro quo.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan and Rohit Bhan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday February 13, 2015
Activist Teesta Setalvad, who is facing arrest for alleged embezzlement of funds, received a last-minute court reprieve on Thursday even as the Gujarat police landed at her doorstep.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 12, 2015
A 57-year-old man from Gujarat was temporarily paralysed and hospitalised with fused vertebrae after police Alabama roughed him up last week when he was walking on the sidewalk outside his son's home, local media reported.
India News | Wednesday February 11, 2015
Four days after a special court of the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI granted him bail in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, PP Pande has been reinstated as the additional Director General of Police, in charge of law and order, in Gujarat.
India News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Saturday February 7, 2015
Loopholes in the CBI chargesheet against DG Vanzara had gone in his favour, a special court said while granting bail to Gujarat's most controversial police officer.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday February 5, 2015
One of Gujarat's most controversial police officers, DG Vanzara, has been granted bail in the second of two encounter killing cases, allowing him to leave the jail in Ahmedabad where he has spent nearly eight years. However, Mr Vanzara will have to l...
India News | Thursday February 5, 2015
A special Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI court in Ahmedabad has granted bail to former Gujarat police officer PP Pande in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case.
India News | Reported by Sreenivasan Jain, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 4, 2015
Former Gujarat police chief PC Pandey, who was accused of trying to derail investigations into the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter killing case, was today let off on a technicality.
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...