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Senior IPS officer SN Shrivastava set to succeed Amulya Patnaik as Delhi Police chief after criticism over handling of communal violence
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Senior IPS officer SN Shrivastava set to succeed Amulya Patnaik as Delhi Police chief after criticism over handling of communal violence

Senior IPS officer SN Shrivastava was given the additional charge of the Delhi police commissioner with effect from Sunday, according to an official order.

Delhi Police says shortage of forces lead to spread of violence, deploys 1,000 personnel in riot-hit areas as toll climbs to nine
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Delhi Police says shortage of forces lead to spread of violence, deploys 1,000 personnel in riot-hit areas as toll climbs to nine

The Delhi Police told the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Tuesday that it did not have adequate forces to immediately control the violence that hit parts of Delhi claiming nine lives, including that of a policeman, officials said

Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik gets one-month extension in 'public interest'; 1985 batch IPS officer was set to retire today
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Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik gets one-month extension in 'public interest'; 1985 batch IPS officer was set to retire today

Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik on Friday got one month's extension in his service till February-end 'in public interest', the Home Ministry said.

P Chidambaram slams 'incomprehensible' extension of Delhi Police chief Amulya Patnaik's tenure; move came on same day as Jamia firing
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P Chidambaram slams 'incomprehensible' extension of Delhi Police chief Amulya Patnaik's tenure; move came on same day as Jamia firing

Congress leader P Chidambaram termed 'incomprehensible' Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik's extension when a Jamia Millia Islamia student was injured when a youth fired a pistol in the presence of many police personnel.

'Nobody can clap with one hand': SC, speaking on Tis Hazari clash, blames both lawyers and policemen
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'Nobody can clap with one hand': SC, speaking on Tis Hazari clash, blames both lawyers and policemen

A bench of justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and KM Joseph made the remark came after Bar Council of India (BCI) chairman Manan Kumar Mishra said the situation at the Tis Hazari court aggravated after the police's "brutality" on lawyers

Tis Hazari court clashes: NCW takes suo motu cognisance of alleged attack on DCP Monika Bhardwaj during protests
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Tis Hazari court clashes: NCW takes suo motu cognisance of alleged attack on DCP Monika Bhardwaj during protests

The National Commission for Women sought an immediate probe into the alleged attack on a senior woman police officer during the Tis Hazari Court complex clashes last week.

Delhi Police protests: Cops claim that despite demonstrations, work was not hampered and public grievances were acknowledged
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Delhi Police protests: Cops claim that despite demonstrations, work was not hampered and public grievances were acknowledged

Delhi Police claimed that the unprecedented protest by its personnel against beating up of their colleague by lawyers did not hamper the work largely and they responded to public grievances.

Tis Hazari clash: Delhi district court lawyers to continue boycotting work amid Bar Council's appeal to maintain peace
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Tis Hazari clash: Delhi district court lawyers to continue boycotting work amid Bar Council's appeal to maintain peace

Delhi district court lawyers will continue to boycott judicial work to protest against the clash between lawyers and policemen at Tis Hazari court complex on 2 November.

Delhi Police protest: Traffic at ITO intersection affected for hours as carriageway towards Laxmi Nagar remains closed
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Delhi Police protest: Traffic at ITO intersection affected for hours as carriageway towards Laxmi Nagar remains closed

Traffic was affected for hours at the ITO intersection in Delhi after Delhi Police personnel staged a protest, which was sparked by two attacks on their colleagues, outside the police headquarters.

Delhi Police call off 'unprecendented' day-long protest against violence at Tiz Hazari, Saket courts after officials agree to meet demands
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Delhi Police call off 'unprecendented' day-long protest against violence at Tiz Hazari, Saket courts after officials agree to meet demands

In unprecedented protests by Delhi police, thousands of its personnel on Tuesday laid siege outside the Police Headquarters for 11 hours and staged a virtual revolt sparked by two attacks on their colleagues before calling off their stir following multiple appeals including from their chief.

Delhi Police agitation a symptom of nationwide crisis: Overworked, underpaid, understaffed cops contributing to dysfunctional status quo
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Delhi Police agitation a symptom of nationwide crisis: Overworked, underpaid, understaffed cops contributing to dysfunctional status quo

The Delhi Police protests at India Gate give all of us another chance to change course: or pay the price together.

Bar Council of India asks associations to identify lawyers ‘indulging in hooliganism’, says protests are tarnishing image of institution
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Bar Council of India asks associations to identify lawyers ‘indulging in hooliganism’, says protests are tarnishing image of institution

After a series of tense events following clashes between lawyers and the police at Tis Hazari Courts, the Bar Council of India has asked various bar bodies to identify lawyers "indulging in hooliganism" and requested advocates to end their protests, which are "bringing bad name to the institution".

Delhi Police-lawyers clash: Cops call off day-long protest; senior officials tell agitators probe underway over incidents of violence
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Delhi Police-lawyers clash: Cops call off day-long protest; senior officials tell agitators probe underway over incidents of violence

Tuesday's unprecedented protests by the Delhi Police were triggered by two attacks on their colleagues.

Delhi Police-lawyers clash: IPS associations condemn violence against cops; ex-Mumbai commissioner says top officers should support subordinates
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Delhi Police-lawyers clash: IPS associations condemn violence against cops; ex-Mumbai commissioner says top officers should support subordinates

On Saturday, a parking row between police officials and lawyers at the Tis Hazari Court complex escalated into a violent clash, resulting in the injury of at least 20 police personnel and several lawyers

Delhi Police versus lawyers: Police commissioner urges cops to resume duty; protesters demand stern action following Tis Hazari clashes
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Delhi Police versus lawyers: Police commissioner urges cops to resume duty; protesters demand stern action following Tis Hazari clashes

The protest comes as a response to the parking row between police officials and lawyers that took place on Saturday at the Tis Hazari Court complex. The violent clash resulted in injury of at least 20 police personnel and several lawyers.

Durga Temple vandalised: Amit Shah reprimands Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik over Chandni Chowk communal flare up
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Durga Temple vandalised: Amit Shah reprimands Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik over Chandni Chowk communal flare up

Post meeting with Amit Shah, Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik said he briefed the home minister on the current situation in Hauz Qazi area of the national capital.

Delhi High Court agrees to hear PIL seeking independent probe into Mukherjee Nagar incident
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Delhi High Court agrees to hear PIL seeking independent probe into Mukherjee Nagar incident

The Delhi High Court has agreed to hear a PIL seeking an independent CBI probe into the Mukherjee Nagar incident, where the police allegedly assaulted an autorickshaw driver and his minor son. Several videos of an altercation between Singh and policemen went viral on social media on Sunday. Delhi Police had on Tuesday submitted a report to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in connection with the incident.

MHA notification: Authorised agencies don't have suo motu powers to issue interception, monitoring directions
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MHA notification: Authorised agencies don't have suo motu powers to issue interception, monitoring directions

The notification is not blanket empowerment of these agencies to carry out surveillance.

Son of Delhi Police sub-inspector seen brutally thrashing woman on video; gets arrested after Rajnath Singh tweets condemnation
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Son of Delhi Police sub-inspector seen brutally thrashing woman on video; gets arrested after Rajnath Singh tweets condemnation

A video of a man brutally beating a woman in Delhi has surfaced and gone viral. The video shows a man in a white t-shirt brutally slapping, kicking and pulling the woman's hair while a third person was shooting the men.

Delhi: Suspected gang steals valuables from police commissioner's car in Civil Lines
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Delhi: Suspected gang steals valuables from police commissioner's car in Civil Lines

Valuables and documents were stolen from the car of a former Delhi Police commissioner in Civil Lines area, the police said on Monday.