Crime & Justice

Delhi hawala operator held in Dinakaran bribery case

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI : A hawala operator from old Delhi was arrested here on Friday in connection with T.T.V. Dinakaran's bribery case, police said.

CBI files charge-sheet against two TMC MPs in Rose Valley Group scam

Punjab News Express/SK.Vyas
NEW DELHI : The Central Bureau of Investigation has today filed supplementary Charge Sheet U/s 120-B read with Section 420, 409 of the Indian Penal Code ( IPC) and 4 & 6 of Prize Chits and Money Circulation Schemes (Banning) Act, 1978 and 13(2) r/w 13(1) (d) of the PC Act 1988 & substantive offences thereof against then Chairman of a Private Group of Companies; two Members of Parliament and a Private Company in the Court of Special Judge, CBI Cases, Bhubaneswar (Odisha) in an ongoing investigation of Chit Fund case.

Missing Taiwanese man in Nepal found, woman dead

Punjab News Express
KATHMANDU : A Taiwanese man has been traced 47 days after he went missing while trekking in Nepal's Rubi Valley, a media report said on Thursday. His woman companion was, however, found dead.

Police expands search for woman missing from Delhi metro station

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI : The Delhi High Court was on Wednesday informed that the police would expand its search to neighbouring states for a hearing and speech impaired woman who went missing from a metro station here last week.

Chhota Rajan sentenced to seven years in jail

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI : A CBI court here on Tuesday sentenced underworld don Rajendra Sadashiv Nikhalje alias Chhota Rajan to seven years in jail for holding a fake passport.

14 foetuses found in Jharkhand

Punjab News Express
RANCHI : At least 14 human foetuses were found in Jharkhand's Deoghar district, police said on Tuesday.

Congress minister Tript Rajinder Bajwa’s statement on Gang wars in state unfortunate- Phoolka

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH: Aam Aadmi Party on Monday rubbishes Punjab Rural Welfare and Panchayat Minister, Tript Rajinder Singh Bjawa’s statement that it is good that gang-wars are happening in Punjab and criminals are killing each other. In a press statement, AAP MLA and leader of opposition in Punjab Vidhan Sabha, Adv. H.S. Phoolka said that the statement is highly condemnable and it shows that the government has failed to provide peaceful environment to the people of state.

5 Indians jailed for fraud in Singapore

Punjab News Express
SINGAPORE : Five Indian nationals were jailed here on Monday for making fraudulent Goods and Services Tax (GST) refund claims amounting to 167,253 Singapore dollars (US $120,422) between January 2015 to May last year, a media report said.

12-year-old murders friend over Rs 250 cricket match bet

Punjab News Express
KOLKATA : A 12-year-old boy in West Bengal's Howrah district allegedly killed his friend following a dispute over a bet of Rs 250 placed on a cricket match, police said on Sunday.

Two women among four arrested for drug peddling

Punjab News Express
MOHALI : The Mohali police have arrested four drug peddlers, including two women, and recovered 260 gm of heroin from their possession. 
The accused have been identified as Harkamal Kaur, Moneka from Nayagaon, Parveen Kumar, a resident of Chandigarh, and Taranjit Singh, a resident of Salamatpur village at Mullanpur.

CBI files chargesheet against two ex-ED officials in Gujarat

Punjab News Express/ S.K.Vyas
NEW DELHI : The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed charge sheet in the Court of Special Judge, CBI Cases, Ahmedabad (Gujarat) Under Section 120-B of IPC read with Section 7, 8, 9, 13(2) read with 13(1)(d) of PC Act, 1988 and substantive offences thereof against i) Sanjay Kumar, then Assistant Director, Enforcement Directorate, Ahmedabad iii) Bimal Agarwal (private person), resident of Mumbai; iv) Sonu Y. Jalan (private person), resident of Mumbai, v) J.K. Arora (private person), resident of Delhi, vi) Dhruv Kumar Singh (private person), resident of Lucknow, vii) Jayesh Thakkar (private person), resident of Ahmedabad, viii) Chandresh Patel(private person), resident of Ahmedabad, ix)Paresh Patel (private person), resident of Ahmedabad, x)Surender Mandi @ Kalra (private person), resident of Delhi.

Three killed and two injured in Gang war in Gurdaspur

Punjab News Express/Manan Saini
GURDASPUR: Three gangsters were killed and two were injured in a gunfire by rival of gangsters at Aujla bypass today at about 1 PM. Police is yet to identify the gang involved in the attack.

Six Kashmiri students injured in brawl in Rajasthan

Punjab News Express
JAIPUR : Six Kashmiri students studying in Mewar University were injured when they were beaten up by some locals in Chittorgarh district, a Kashmiri student of the university said on Thursday.

18 arrested for parading couple naked in Rajasthan

Punjab News Express
JAIPUR : Eighteen people were arrested on charges of beating a young couple and parading them naked in Rajasthan's Banswara district, police said on Thursday.

Speeding car in Delhi kills one

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI : A speeding car suspected to be driven by a teenager mowed down four persons sleeping on a pavement near Kashmere Gate ISBT here early on Thursday morning. One person was killed, police said.

UP Police arrests 3 terror suspects

Punjab News Express
LUCKNOW : Three terror suspects have been arrested in joint raids by Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in coordination with police of five states, officials said on Thursday.

Two drug peddlers held with 1 kg opium

Punjab News Express/SK.Vyas
JALANDHAR :  In an ongoing anti drug drive in Punjab,the Jalandhar police arrests two big fishes of drug peddles and recovers out of their possession 2 kg intoxicant powder ,documents pertaining to house and agricultural land and two vehicles including a tractor.

Gunmen loot bank in Kashmir's Shopian

Punjab News Express
SRINAGAR : Unidentified gunmen on Wednesday looted a bank in south Kashmir's Shopian district.

CBI registers case against certain MPs, MLAs, ministers in Narada Sting Operation

Punjab News Express/ S K Vyas
NEW DELHI : The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case Under Section 120-B of IPC and Section 7 & 13(2) read with 13(1) (a) & (d) of P.C. Act, 1988 against certain Members of Parliament; Members of Legislative Assembly/Ministers; then MP/then MLA and a Police Officer of West Bengal on conclusion of the Preliminary Enquiry initiated by it, in compliance of the Order dated 17.3.2017 of the High Court at Calcutta in WP Nos 5243(W) of 2016, 5175 (W) of 2016 and 5224 (W) of 2016.

Gangster arrested in Ghaziabad

Punjab News Express
GHAZIABAD : Police arrested a gangster, who carried a Rs 50,000 reward on his head, during an encounter here on Monday.