An ex-serviceman, who allegedly masterminded the arson that took place in Secunderabad railway station on June 17 was arrested, the Telangana railway police said on Saturday.
As many as 46 people have been arrested in connection with the arson and violence at the Secunderabad Railway Station on June 17 for protesting against 'Agnipath', a recruitment scheme for the armed forces, said a senior official.
Urging the protesters to shun violence and get organised so that the government hears them clearly, Rajya Sabha member Jayant Chaudhary said on Friday that the Agnipath scheme will have to be rolled back. "That's the only rational choice."
Tension prevailed at the Secunderabad railway station and in the vicinity as people ran for cover in the wake of the protest. Shops near the railway station were shut.
Four men from western Uttar Pradesh have been arrested at the Delhi border here on charges of beef smuggling, with the Noida Police considering invoking the stringent National Security Act (NSA) in the case
Hyderabad police on Friday arrested a man for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor girl, repeatedly for the last three to four days. According to the police, the victim was sent for medical examination and her statement was recorded by a lady police
The Uttar Pradesh Police were seen using lathis to hit protesters before arresting them today in Prayagraj, where a demonstration was held in parts of the city.
All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) party will contest the civic polls in seven municipalities of Madhya Pradesh.
Asaduddin Owaisi responded to being named in FIR by Delhi police, saying, "This is the first FIR I've seen that's not specifying what the crime is."
Lok Sabha member Asaduddin Owaisi and controversial religious leader Yati Narasimhananda have also been named in an FIR or police case registered against by the Delhi police for remarks that allegedly hurt religious sentiments.
In the Hyderabad gang-rape of a teenaged girl for which six persons have been arrested, police will push for the five under-18 accused to be tried as adults so that they do not get lighter punishment on account of being juveniles.
In the gang-rape of a Hyderabad teen, the police have claimed "ample evidence" from the Innova car that was found at a farmhouse on Sunday, in which the girl was assaulted.
BJP workers carried out a massive protest at a city police station after a 17-year-old girl was gang-raped by a group of schoolboys inside a car in Hyderabad on Saturday evening.
Hours before a 17-year-old girl in Hyderabad was gang-raped by a group of schoolboys in an Innova car, she was seen outside a pub with the suspects. She had just left the pub with one of the boys, who had offered to drop her home.