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Delhi court grants bail to Matrix Cellular CEO, VP in black marketing of oxygen concentrators
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) A Delhi Court on Wednesday granted bail to Matrix Cellular CEO Gaurav Khanna, vice president Gaurav Suri and two others in connection with the alleged black marketing of oxygen concentrators.
2021-05-12
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Health/Medicine
Punjab cop caught in compromising position sacked, arrested
Chandigarh, May 12 (IANS) A Punjab Police Assistant Sub Inspector, who caught on camera while allegedly raping a woman in her house in Bathinda district, was dismissed from service on Wednesday.
2021-05-12
Category: India, Punjab,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Two held for black marketing of plasma in Noida
Gautam Buddh Nagar, May 12 (IANS) As Covid cases increase, the black marketing of plasma is also on the rise. The Noida police on Wednesday arrested two persons accused of black marketing of plasma, recommended by doctors for treatment of Covid patients.
2021-05-12
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Four of a family killed in Bihar
Patna, May 12 (IANS) Four members of a family were allegedly killed by unidentified men and their bodies thrown into a dam in Bihar's Nawada district, said a police official.
2021-05-12
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
5 killed, 16 wounded in car crash in southern Egypt
Cairo, May 12 (IANS) At least five people were killed and 16 wounded on Wednesday in a crash involved a minibus and a private car at Sohag desert road in southern Egypt, state-run Ahram newspaper reported on its website.
2021-05-12
Category: International, Egypt,Politics,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Fire in Ghaziabad carton factory, no casualties reported
Ghaziabad, May 12 (IANS) A massive fire broke out in a carton manufacturing factory in the Kavi Nagar Industrial Area in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district on Wednesday morning. However, no loss of life or property has been reported till now. Fire brigade personnel arrived at the site on receiving information and brought the fire under control.
2021-05-12
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Pappu Yadav starts hunger strike in prison, attacks Nitish
Patna, May 12 (IANS) Former MP and Jan Adhikar Party (JAP ) president Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav on Wednesday launched a hunger strike at Veerpur jail in Bihar's Supaul district.
2021-05-12
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
SP leader booked for defaming BJP MP in Thai woman case
Lucknow, May 12 (IANS) The Lucknow police has lodged an FIR against Samajwadi Party spokesman I.P. Singh and two others for allegedly defaming BJP MP Sanjay Seth and his family on social media.
2021-05-12
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Indian student shot dead by uncle in Canada
Toronto, May 12 (IANS) A 43-year-old man has been charged with shooting dead his 19-year-old nephew and attempted murder of his wife.
2021-05-12
Category: International, Canada,Crime/Disaster/Accident
5 dead after consuming spurious liquor in UP
Ambedkar Nagar (Uttar Pradesh), May 12 (IANS) Five persons have died and seven have been hospitalised after consuming spurious liquor in Ambedkar Nagar district on the Azamgarh border.
2021-05-12
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Floating bodies cremated in UP districts
Ghazipur /Ballia, May 12 (IANS) All the bodies recovered from the Ganga river in Ghazipur and Ballia districts were cremated and investigations have been initiated to find out where the bodies had been immersed in the river.
2021-05-12
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
CM's kin arrested in Andhra limestone quarry explosion case
Kadapa, May 11 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh police have made one more arrest in connection with their ongoing probe into the limestone quarry explosion in Kadapa district on Saturday that left 10 persons dead.
2021-05-11
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Suspended, murder-accused Mumbai cop Sachin Vaze sacked
Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) The Maharashtra government on Tuesday dismissed controversial suspended Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Vaze - involved in the twin cases of planting a car outside industrialist Mukesh Ambani's home and the murder of its owner Mansukh Hiran - from the police force.
2021-05-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Day after RTI activist's arrest, scribe with fake stamps held in Gurugram
Gurugram, May 11 (IANS) A day after the arrest of an RTI activist and his two sons for committing a property loan fraud of over Rs 15 crore, the police in Gurugram on Tuesday arrested a journalist in connection with the case for his alleged role in creating fake documents using fake stamps of a Tehsildar of Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA).
2021-05-11
Category: India, Haryana,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Oxygen tanker leaks near Goa hospital, one injured
Panaji, May 11 (IANS) One person received minor injuries due to leakage of an oxygen tanker at a South Goa hospital on Tuesday, an official said.
2021-05-11
Category: India, Goa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Footage emerges of woman being pushed onto Dublin train track
Dublin, May 11 (IANS) A footage is doing the rounds on social media of a group of youths pushing a woman onto train tracks in the Irish capital city Dublin, triggering widespread calls for bringing the perpetrators to justice, according to a media report.
2021-05-11
Category: International, Ireland,Crime/Disaster/Accident
China's intent to study bioweapons reopens Covid origin controversy
New Delhi, May 11: Recent findings in a report in an Australian daily has yet again reinforced the call that international investigators must dig deeper to rule out whether Covid-19 is a made-in-China bioweapon.
2021-05-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Health/Medicine,Science/Tech
11 killed in Russia school shooting (Ld)
Moscow, May 11 (IANS) At least 11 people were killed and 32 others injured on Tuesday in a shooting incident at a school in the Russian city of Kazan, authorities said, adding that a suspect has been arrested.
2021-05-11
Category: International, Russian Federation,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Policeman killed in California shooting
Los Angeles, May 11 (IANS) One policeman was killed and another was injured in a shooting incident in California's San Luis Obispo city, authorities have confirmed.
2021-05-11
Category: International, United States,Crime/Disaster/Accident
9 killed in Russia school shooting
Moscow, May 11 (IANS) At least nine people, including children, were killed and 10 others injured on Tuesday after two individuals opened fire at a school in the Russian city of Kazan, authorities said, adding that one of the suspects was arrested.
2021-05-11
Category: International, Russian Federation,Crime/Disaster/Accident
7 killed in Indonesia landslides
Jakarta, May 11 (IANS) Seven people were killed, nine others injured and one person was still missing in landslides at a gold mining site in Indonesia's West Sumatra province, the national agency for disaster management's spokesman Raditya Jati said on Tuesday.
2021-05-11
Category: International, Indonesia,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Kashmir cyber police recovers Rs 13L lost in multiple cyber frauds
Srinagar, May 11 (IANS) Kashmir cyber police said on Tuesday that it has successfully recovered Rs 13 lakh which were collected in multiple cyber frauds by scamsters.
2021-05-11
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
3 die in cracker factory explosion in MP
Harda (Madhya Pradesh), May 11 (IANS) At least three people were killed while two others were reportedly injured following an explosion in an alleged fire cracker factory operating from a house in Madhya Pradesh's Harda district.
2021-05-11
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
7 Apple suppliers linked to forced labour of Uighurs in China: Report
San Francisco, May 11 (IANS) Seven companies supplying device components, coatings and assembly services to Apple have been linked to alleged forced labour involving Uighurs and other oppressed minorities in China, The Information reported.
2021-05-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Judicial probe of ED by CPI-M not in federal spirit, says BJP
Thiruvananthapuram, May 11 (IANS) Union Minister of State for External Affairs V. Muraleedharan expressed concern in the manner in which Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan went ahead and appointed a Judicial Commission to probe the action taken by the Enforcement Directorate officials to pressurise two prime accused in the gold smuggling case to confess against Vijayan.
2021-05-11
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
SBI General Insurance fined Rs 30L by IRDAI
Chennai, May 11 (IANS) Cutting down the penalty recommended by its Adjudicative Officer by Rs 70 lakh, Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has penalised SBI General Insurance Company Ltd Rs 30 lakh for repeatedly violating Insurance Act and the regulations.
2021-05-11
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Indian origin man charged with assaulting, killing mom on Mother's Day eve
New York, May 11 (IANS) An Indian origin man has been charged with assaulting and killing his own mom on the eve of Mother's Day, according to a New York prosecutor.
2021-05-11
Category: International, United States,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Diaspora
Several arrested in Madurai, Trichy for hoarding liquor
Chennai, May 10 (IANS) While TASMAC sales had crossed a record Rs 900 crore on Saturday and Sunday with tipplers collecting and stocking liquor to last the lockdown period, the police have arrested more than 100 persons in Madurai and around 70 people in Trichy for hoarding liquor in large quantities.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
New mode of gold smuggling busted by Chennai Customs
Chennai, May 10 (IANS) Chennai Air Customs on Monday said it had busted a new modus operandi of smuggling in gold.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
RTI activist, family booked for Rs 15 cr fraud in Gurugram
Gurugram, May 10 (IANS) An RTI activist and his family members were arrested for a Rs 15 crore property loan fraud in Gurugram.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Haryana,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Mine owner, employee held in Andhra limestone quarry explosion case
Kadapa, May 10 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh police have arrested two persons in connection with the massive explosions that rocked a limestone quarry in Kadapa district.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
45 decomposed bodies found in Ganga in Bihar's Buxar
Patna, May 10 (IANS) Amid the Covid surge that is wreaking havoc across India, the administration in Bihar's Buxar district on Monday found at least 45 dead bodies, most in a decomposed stage, in the Ganga, and claimed they had been thrown into the river in upstream Uttar Pradesh.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Health/Medicine
Tikri border rape accused will be brought to justice: Vij
Chandigarh, May 10 (IANS) All the six accused named in an FIR for allegedly sexually assaulting a 25-year-old woman from West Bengal who was associated with the farmers' agitation at the Tikri border would be brought to justice, Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij said on Monday.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Punjab,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Fire breaks out at Delhi pathology lab, no casualties
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Fire broke out at a private pathology lab in south Delhi on Monday morning, but was soon doused, officials said. There were no casualties.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Police party attacked in MP for enforcing Covid protocols
Shivpuri, May 10 (IANS) In a shocking incident, a police party was attacked by villagers after they went to stop a religious gathering organised to ward off coronavirus in Shivpuri district of Madhya Pradesh. Several policemen received injuries in the attack.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Jobless in lockdown, Maha man kills wife, kid and self
Pune, May 10 (IANS) Unemployed during the lockdown, a Maharashtra man committed suicide after killing his wife and a 14-month-old son in Kadamwak area on the outskirts of Pune, police said on Monday.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Delhi court refuses interim relief to Kalra in O2 black-marketing case
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) A Delhi court on Monday refused to grant any stay on coercive action against businessman Navneet Kalra in connection with hoarding of oxygen concentrators after seizure by Delhi Police from his restaurant "Khan Chacha".
2021-05-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
226 oxygen cylinders seized from Bihar's Katihar district
Patna, May 10 (IANS) The district administration on Monday morning seized 226 oxygen cylinders in Bihar's Katihar district.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Man kills wife and then commits suicide in Bihar
Sasaram, May 10 (IANS) A man killed his wife and then committed suicide by hanging himself on Sunday night in Rohtas district of Bihar. Police said it recovered both the bodies on Monday.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
2 paramedics held for black marketing of O2 cylinders
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Delhi Police on Monday said that it has arrested two CATS paramedics who were allegedly involved in black marketing of oxygen cylinders and also recovered Rs 1 lakh from them.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Man shot dead at Vancouver International Airport
Vancouver, May 10 (IANS) A man was shot dead in a shooting incident at the Vancouver International Airport (YVR) in Canada, according to authorities.
2021-05-10
Category: International, Canada,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Look out notice against Navneet Kalra in O2 concentrators case
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Moving ahead in its probe into the recovery of over 500 oxygen concentrators from several famous eateries in Lutyens Delhi, the Delhi Police has issued look out notice against the owner of Khan Chacha restaurant and businessman Navneet Kalra, who has been absconding.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Look out notice issued against Olympian Sushil Kumar
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Delhi Police has issued a look out notice against Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar, who has been absconding since May 4 after a wrestler died in a brawl at Chhatrasal Stadium.
2021-05-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Libyan Navy denies shooting at Italian fisherman
Tripoli, May 10 (IANS) The Libyan Navy has denied shooting at an Italian fisherman off the country's coast during an operation against four boats from Sicily.
2021-05-10
Category: International, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya,Crime/Disaster/Accident
UK fugitive arrested in Dubai after absconding for 8 yrs
London, May 10 (IANS) One of the UK's most wanted fugitives has been arrested in Dubai after absconding for eight years, the London-based National Crime Agency (NCA) said.
2021-05-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Three rhino poachers, horn smugglers held in Assam
Guwahati, May 9 (IANS) In a major breakthrough, three rhino poachers and smugglers of rhino horns were arrested by the Assam police on Sunday from Karbi Anglong distrtict, officials said.
2021-05-09
Category: India, Assam,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
10 vials of Remdesivir seized from Faridabad
Chandigarh, May 9 (IANS) Haryana's Food and Drugs Administration Department on Sunday said it has seized 10 vials of Remdesivir from Faridabad town being sold in the black market.
2021-05-09
Category: India, Punjab,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Uranium recovery in Mumbai: NIA takes over case
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Sunday said that it has taken over the case related to the recovery of 7.1 kg "natural uranium" worth Rs 21.30 crore in Mumbai.
2021-05-09
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
13 Covid-19 undertrials escape from Haryana jail
Chandigarh, May 9 (IANS) Thirteen undertrials escaped from a Covid-19 special jail in Haryana after cutting iron grills of a barrack, police said on Sunday.
2021-05-09
Category: India, Punjab,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Andhra sets up high-level probe into limestone quarry tragedy
Amaravati, May 9 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh government has instituted a high-level enquiry into Saturday's explosion that rocked a limestone quarry in Kadapa district, leaving 10 people dead, and several others critically injured.
2021-05-09
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics