Yogi Adityanath orders formation of district level teams to curb criminal activities in state, instructs UP Police to form anti-Romeo squad
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath instructed the officials to form teams at the district level to curtail the activity of criminals in the state. He advised the officials in Saharanpur, Muzaffarnagar and Shamli districts to take measures which will boost the confidence of civilians and instill the fear of police uniform in the state. He also added that officials who were not interested in working whole-heartedly for the betterment of the society needed to be sent home.
Two militants 'inspired by Islamic State' killed in encounter in J&K's Shopian; forces seize ammunition from gunfight scene
Two local militants were killed on Tuesday in an encounter with security forces in the Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir.
South African court opens trial of police officer for death of 1971 anti-apartheid activist; paves way for prosecution of similar crimes
A former South African police officer will face trial over the 1971 killing of an anti-apartheid activist after a court ruling that could lead to the prosecution of similar crimes
India urges United Nations to impose sanctions on militant organisations carrying out sexual violence
Large scale movements of refugees emanating from armed conflicts increase vulnerability of women to discrimination and exploitation, Paulomi Tripathi said.
Supreme Court's SC/ST Act judgment: Legislative history of India's attempts (and failures) to protect the downtrodden
Repeated legislation has been unable to solve the problems faced by the SC/ST community. As such, the dilution of the protections afforded to them is problematic.
BJP leads in fielding candidates with criminal past in Himachal polls; reluctance to support lifetime ban is expected
On Wednesday, the Supreme Court toughened its stand on the issue, ordering the government to expedite trials of pending 1,581 cases against MPs and MLAs and to create special courts for the same.
India is working with 15 countries for information exchange on cyber crimes and bilateral cooperation on tackling it, Lok Sabha was informed today.
A Russian reality show Game2: Winter, based on the Hunger Games concept, will have contestants survive in a cold Siberian desert with just knives for defense. The show will live stream 24/7.
Delhi Juvenile Home gets first skill-certification centre to discourage teenagers from turning to crime
The newly opened vocational centre that provides training in bakery and mobile phone repairing in Delhi Juvenile Home is a special project under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana.
Three men have been arrested on the allegation of raping a woman in Sweden, an incident that was broadcast on Facebook Live. The incident was reported by a woman, who was part of a closed Facebook group where the Facebook Live video was broadcast, according to a report in BBC.
German police are treating the latest in a series of attacks on asylum seekers as "anti-foreigner crimes" and believe that they were organized via social media, a spokesman said on Monday.
Goa police have launched a mobile app to enable vigilant citizens to report a law or traffic violation, police said on Monday.
Twenty-two people have so far been arrested for their alleged involvement in the lynching of a rape accused in Nagaland's Dimapur town, officials said on Sunday.
Autopsy report revealed on Tuesday that a one-and-half-year-old girl was raped before being strangled to death in Pakistan's Karachi, media reported.
Given how rape victims are viewed with suspicion in India, the Japanese tourist is lucky that the police even filed the FIR when she came to them with her long and rambling story of rape and extortion spread across states.
Incidents of domestic violence involving the physical assault of a women by her husband or other relatives are rising in the country, said the government.
The British parliament's intelligence and security committee (ISC) also warned that government programmes to prevent radicalisation were "not working"
A mentally-unstable woman in Lucknow beat her two children to death with bricks for playing against her wishes, police said.
What’s wrong with the Delhi Police? Criminals in the capital seem to have lost all fear, let alone respect, for the men in khaki.
Two youths from the northeast were allegedly attacked by eight persons at Sikanderpur in Gurgaon, police said on Thursday.