A home ministry statement said there were over 30,000 SPOs in J&K and their services were reviewed from time to time. “Some mischievous elements are trying to project that those SPOs whose services.. IndiaTimes
To rid the country's police system of the menace of corruption, the Centre is roping in prominent journalists, to help it identify reasons behind how corruption has come to be so deep-rooted in the.. DNA
At least 488 people have died in Kerala due to the rains and floods this monsoon, which hit 14 districts of the state. The Kerala government has sent a memorandum to the Home Ministry giving details.. Firstpost
Since the investigation into the assassination was carried out by a CBI-led team, the governor will have to consult with the central government before he takes a decision to remit or commute the.. IndiaTimes
Condemning Kerala Legislative Assembly member (MLA) PC George for his "prostitute" remark, the National Commission of Women (NCW) on Monday summoned him on September 20.
George, an independent MLA.. DNA
A women safety programme under the Nirbhaya fund will soon be rolled out in metro cities with features like transit dormitories for women and children, LED streetlights, forensic and cybercrime cells.. DNA
Uttar Pradesh, followed by Kerala, topped the list of states where the maximum number of cases was registered for gay sex under Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), which was partly struck down.. DNA
Indian intelligence agencies along with the Mumbai police are expected to gather information on underworld gangster Dawood Ibrahim’s properties in the United States and submit a report on the same to.. DNA
On Thursday, as the SC finally read down Section 377 decriminalising consensual sex between same-sex individuals, the Congress hailed the verdict.
In the first UPA, Home Minister Shivraj Patil and.. DNA
The Tamil Nadu government is committed to the release of seven life convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case and said the further course of action will be taken after studying the Supreme Court.. DNA
"No, madam (Speaker)," was his written reply in Lok Sabha in response to a question on whether the Home Ministry had contemplated repealing Section 377 during its consideration for amendments.. Firstpost
According to the ministry's National Emergency Response Centre (NERC), 488 people have died in Kerala and 54.11 lakh in 14 districts have been severely hit by rains and floods, the worst in a century. DNA Also reported by •IndiaTimes
Around 180 tourists stranded at Uttarakhand’s Kempty Falls near Mussoorie were rescued after it was flooded due to a spell of heavy rain even as the popular tourist spot has been temporarily closed.. DNA
Maoists have formed a 'Rainbow Coalition' of various insurgent groups to launch a united front against the government. The Union Home Ministry will share this bit of information with the Maharashtra.. DNA