India | 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 | 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 | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday May 30, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's wife Jashodaben, who lives in Brahmanwada village of Unjha town of Mehsana district, has been given round-the-clock police protection by the Mehasana police.
India | Written by Rohit Bhan | Sunday May 25, 2014
Mohammad Saleem was asked by some officials of the Crime Branch to choose which terror case he would be implicated in.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 10, 2014
Four employees of a security agency, carrying a consignment of gold and diamonds worth crores of rupees from Gujarat to Mumbai were allegedly abducted and robbed by four unidentified men in suburban Borivali, police said today.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday May 9, 2014
Amid all-out attack by BJP, the Election Commission today said permission to Narendra Modi's rally in Varanasi city was denied after Gujarat police said the venue was not suitable but regretted the "delay" in conveying the decision to the party conce...
Election 2014 | Edited by Mala Das | Sunday May 4, 2014
Two of Congress' key allies have stridently objected to the announcement that a judge will be appointed by this government to investigate "Snoopgate".
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 3, 2014
Slamming the UPA government's announcement that it will assign a judge to investigate if the Gujarat police spied on a young woman architect at the behest of Narendra Modi, the Gujarat Chief Minister's close aide Amit Shah today said it had no "moral...