Rs 1.5 crore in new Rs 2,000 notes seized in Goa, two held

Panaji: Two persons were detained on Wednesday with Rs 70 lakh in the new currency notes of Rs 2,000 denomination even as Rs 1.5 crore in the new notes has been seized across the state in the last 24 hours, police said. In all, in 24 hours Goa police has seized Rs 1.5 crore new currency notes Superintendent of Police Karthik Kashyap told reporters that More...

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By IANS On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

Doctor, another held for raping student in hospital

New Delhi: Two people, including a doctor at a civic body-run hospital here, were arrested on Tuesday for allegedly gang-raping a student after promising her a job, police said. The arrested were identified as Afzal More...

By IANS On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

Four held for dance troupe member’s murder in Punjab

Bathinda: Four men have been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a female member of a dance troupe at a wedding function in this district, Punjab Police said here on Tuesday. Carrying weapons during More...

By IANS On Monday, December 5th, 2016

Arrested Axis Bank managers sent to 7 days ED custody

New Delhi: A court here on Monday sent two manager of Axis Bank to the custody of Enforcement Directorate (ED) for seven days, after their arrest for alleged irregularities in conversion of demonetised notes. District More...

By Agencies On Sunday, December 4th, 2016

Woman dancer shot dead for refusing dance with drunk

Chandigarh: A 22-year-old dancer at a marriage function in Punjab’s Bathinda district, was killed when a drunk man, enraged at being refused a dance, fired at her from close range, police said on Sunday. Police More...

By IANS On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Preity Zinta’s cousin commits suicide; wife, in-laws held

Shimla: Bollywood actor Preity Zinta’s cousin Nitin Chauhan committed suicide in Himachal Pradesh capital Shimla owing to a matrimonial dispute. His wife and in-laws were arrested on Sunday for forcing him More...

By Agencies On Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Admired by Modi, Punjab innovator arrested with fake Rs 2,000 notes

Mohali (Punjab): A young engineer, whose innovation got appreciation from Prime Minister Narendra Modi last year, landed in police net after he and his accomplices were caught with fake Rs 2,000 notes in Mohali More...

By IANS On Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Two held for depositing terror funds in Meghalaya

Shillong: Two men were arrested on Thursday on charge of depositing Rs 28 lakh in the bank accounts of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) terror outfit, Meghalaya Police said. Raju said police have asked bank More...

By IANS On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

‘Mintoo jailbreak kingpin, ISI wants return of Punjab militancy’

New Delhi: Khalistan Liberation Front (KLF) chief Harminder Singh Mintoo — one of the six prisoners to escape the Nabha jail in Punjab — was the kingpin of the jailbreak plan and was supported by the More...

By IANS On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

CBI books senior woman Central Excise officer for graft

Chennai: The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed a case against a senior woman officer of the Central Excise here and four other officials in a corruption case, the agency said. CBI carried out searches at More...