Human Rights

  • Delhi Police nabs a suspected terrorist

    New Delhi: Delhi police has claimed that it has arrested a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Muhammad Abdullah Iqbal, a Pakistani, leading to recovery of huge cache of arms and explosives. Additional police superintendent (Special Cell) Shivesh Singh...

  • Seven “suspects of Mumbai” attack held in Spain

    Madrid: Spain police claimed on 1 Dec. to have nabbed seven terrorists who had played significant role in the 26/11 attack on Mumbai. Among the arrested persons six are said to be Pakistanis while one is from Nigeria. The mastermind was said to...

  • 300 bags of explosives recovered

    Patna city: In a raid conducted by city SP Manu Maharaj the police raided two godowns where 300 bags of explosive costing crores were recovered. Police sealed both the godowns and arrested three persons in this connection. This was linked with ...

  • Gallantry awards need substantiation

    Kolkata: In wake of several fake encounters staged by security forces for seeking gallantry awards; the union government has hardened its stand. It now wants each ‘encounter’ to be substantiated with a post-mortem report. This stand...

  • ATs nabs 2 suspected LeT men

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Anti Terror Squad claims to have busted a gang of tanker drivers who wanted to target oil installations in three states. Two tanker drivers, alleged to be LeT recruiting agents, have been arrested. Muhammad Sharif Makkha...

  • Security vis-à-vis human rights

    New Delhi: Various security forces debated the issue what comes as the first priority – security or human rights. The disscusion, organised by the Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force under the aegis of the National Human Rights Commission, s...

  • Kasab was a “contract killer”

    Mumbai: Arguing that though Kasab was guilty of killing people, he had no idea of the entire conspiracy nor was he a part of it. He might be called a “contract killer”. The two government appointed counsels, Amin Solkar and Farhana ...

  • Aseemanand’s arrest creates panic in Gujarat

    Ahmadabad/Surat: Swami Aseemanand’s arrest has created panic among many who had been active in Shabridham activities or who had made munificient financial support to the ashram. Industrialists of Surat who had donated generously are in a ...

  • Bomb kills policemen while defusing

    Patna: A bomb claimed lives of two policemen while they were trying to defuse it. Vijay Kumar and Jai Chand Prasad, employees of Bihar Military Police (BMP), were trying to defuse a powerful bomb which was planted by the Naxalites on the premis...

  • Ajmer Blast accused a Pakistani migrant

    Ahmadabad: Mukesh Vasani, who has been arrested by the Rajasthan ATS for his involvement in the Ajmer Dargah blast, belongs to a migrant family from Pakistan. The family arrived in India in 1960s and since then has been living in Godhara. The f...

  • 22 accused of Mumbai blast acquitted by TADA court

    Porbunder: A TADA court acquitted Maulana Abdus Sattar and 21 other accused persons for want of evidence. These persons were accused of hoarding RDX used in Mumbai blasts (1993) which had claimed 275 lives. The prosecution accused them of recei...

  • Beware: Terrorists on the prowl

    New Delhi: The IB, for the first time, has warned general public about the possibility of a 26/1 kind of attack on Delhi and Mumbai. Releasing photographs of three LeT militants who are suspected of having entered Delhi for executing a major of...

  • India won’t permit Pak to interrogate Fahim

    New Delhi: There is a possibility that India might turn down Pakistan’s request to interrogate Fahim Ansari, the alleged LeT operative. On the contrary, India might suggest Pakistan to take decisive steps in nabbing the culprits of Mumbai...

  • America admits fiasco in David Headley affair

    Washington: American establishment’s eagerness to rush Headley as ‘Drug informer’ to Pakistan overlooked his girlfriend’s warning. He was, inspite of the warning, given an early release so as to enable him to lead to &ld...

  • India ranks 15 on extreme terror risk index

    UK based global risks advisory firm Maplecroft in its report has ranked India 15 in terror risk index. Pakistan is at the second place in the world terrorism risk index and Somalia at number one. It shows that risk of terror attacks in India ha...

  • Troopers on a beating spree in Pattan, 20 injured

    By Wasim Khalid Srinagar: Following a shootout in north Kashmir’s Pattan town on 10 November in which two CRPF personnel were killed, at least 20 persons were injured when troopers and police allegedly went on a beating spree in the ...

  • Raipur witnesses third blast of the year

    Raipur: While the state was to celebrate its foundation day on Monday, 1st November; Sunday afternoon was rocked by a powerful blast, third within a year. Being a Sunday holiday the place was deserted hence no loss of human life was reported. H...

  • Court martial against Purohit yet not initiated

    Report of the court of inquiry instituted against Lt. Col. Purohit headed by an officer of Brigadier’s rank is awaiting submission so far. Court martial proceedings have not yet been initiated for his alleged role in the Malegaon blast. A...

  • Missing explosives: black gold

    1200 tonnes of missing explosives turn into goldmine and swell a Rs 4 lakh dealer into a 15 crore tycoon. Black marketing made Shivcharan Heda, Lakshmi’s favourite. Madhya Pradesh police divulged what Heda told them during interrogations....

  • Brave Salim chased attackers

    Salim, a 27-year-old rickshaw-puller, was carrying two foreign tourists when he noticed the terror attack on Jama Masjid’s Gate No 3. The duo on a black bike fired for a minute. They were tall and robust. When Salim picked up a brick to h...