By quashing FIRs against foreign Tablighi Jamaat members, Bombay HC shows govt that Muslims can’t be singled out for prosecution
One hopes that the powers that be will take note of the judgement, which quashed the FIRs against 29 foreign Tablighi Jamaat attendees, and mend the errors in their ways. It’s about time someone read the Riot Act to the executive branch
Seven killed, four wounded in Bihar's Gaya after speeding truck hits two autorickshaws; condition of some injured critical, say police
The incident took place on GT road (NH 2) near Bishunganj village under Amas police station of Gaya district.
Coronavirus Outbreak: 14 staffers at Aurangabad’s Harsul jail test positive; confirmed cases in city rise to 2,264
As many as 14 staff members of the Harsul jail in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district tested positive for coronavirus on Wednesday
Nine migrant workers killed, several injured in truck-bus collision in Bihar's Bhagalpur, day after 12 labourers were hurt in road accident in Uttar Pradesh
At least nine migrant workers were killed and several others were injured after a truck collided with a bus in Bihar's Bhagalpur on Tuesday
Coronavirus Outbreak Highlights: Mumbai Police registers fourth COVID-19 death as samples of ASI who died on 8 May test positive
Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: The samples of an assistant sub inspector attached to Vinoba Bhave Nagar police station in Mumbai who died on Friday have tested positive for novel coronavirus.
'Walked all night on tracks, left behind as I couldn't keep up' says Aurangabad tragedy survivor; 16 migrants who died were fatigued, fell asleep: cop
Firstpost spoke to 27-year-old Virendra Singh Gond, one of the workers who managed to escape the ghastly Aurangabad incident.
Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: Maharashtra reports 1,089 new COVID-19 cases across state, 748 in Mumbai; total infections at 19,063
Coronavirus Outbreak LIVE Updates: Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday said that the state government had no plan to deploy the army in Mumbai, which is one of the worst-hit cities by coronavirus.
Plea in Supreme Court for shelter, food, free transportation to migrant workers in view of Aurangabad tragedy
A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court on Friday seeking a direction to the Centre to ask all District Magistrates in the country to identify stranded migrant workers and provide shelter, food to them before ensuring their free transportation
Uddhav Thackeray condoles death of migrant workers in Aurangabad; announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia for families of deceased
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday expressed grief over the death of migrant workers from Madhya Pradesh in a train accident in Aurangabad district and announced a financial aid of Rs 5 lakh each to their families.
Aurangabad Train Accident: 16 migrant workers sleeping on tracks run over by goods train in Maharashtra; railway ministry orders inquiry
Fourteen migrant workers were killed after coming under a goods train in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district on Friday, according to several media reports.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Maharashtra prisons department releases 5,105 prisoners serving sentences under 7 years on bail
The prisons department of Maharashtra has released more than 5,000 inmates from various prisons of the state till Saturday
Coronavirus Outbreak: Three people arrested for attacking policemen during lockdown in Maharashtra's Aurangabad
The incident took place at around 11.45 am, when a team of policemen intercepted the motorcycle on which the three accused were travelling despite the curfew, an official with the City Chowk police station said
The woman, who tested positive for coronavirus in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district, has now tested negative for the infection following treatment, an official said
Maharashtra's rural infrastructure ill-equipped to handle coronavirus; experts say next 15 days critical
Across Maharashtra, there are only three testing centres, in Pune, Mumbai and Nagpur, which are simply ill-equipped to handle a large volume of cases, if the coronavirus infections progress to stage 3 in state
Anti-CAA protests: In Bihar's Aurangabad, police file chargesheet against 'rioters', drop five names due to lack of evidence
While the Aurangabad Police have dropped five accused from the charge sheet, they have added three more based on photo evidence,
SpiceJet to launch 20 new flights on domestic routes from next month; airline's fleet strength under RCS scheme jumps to 52
SpiceJet said it will also enhance its operations with additional frequencies on the Mumbai-Bagdogra and Mumbai-Chennai routes with the addition of a second and fifth flight, respectively.
Back from adult prison, Bihar minors arrested in police raids on Muslim homes post CAA protests tell of maltreatment
Bihar Police passed minors off as adults in the First Information Report (FIR). Which meant they spent a month in an Aurangabad prison with hardened criminals before they were moved to a juvenile home on 23 January.
Police probe against anti-CAA protesters in Bihar's Aurangabad riddled with loopholes; no independent witnesses; FIR, police diary make contrasting claims
Following the unrest, the Bihar police raided localities, which were predominantly Muslim, to identify 'miscreants'. However, its probe is riddled with loopholes.
Bihar Police arrests 13 minors from Aurangabad during CAA protests, passes them off as 'adults' in FIR
Bihar police have arrested 13 minors and identified them as 'adults' over anti-Citizenship Amenment Act protests on 21 December 2019 in town of Aurangabad turned violent. All arrested are Muslim youths. Firstpost had earlier reported that Bihar Police had altered the age of two minor boys and identified them as adults in the FIR.
SC lawyer writes to Patna HC about minors booked as adults in Bihar's Aurangabad after Firstpost report exposes state police action
A Supreme Court lawyer in Patna has written to the Chief Justice of Patna High Court, to take cognisance of what's happening in Aurangabad, Bihar after a Firstpost article pointed out that the Bihar Police had arrested 13 minors during anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protests