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Nov 20, 2012 Facebook post on Thackeray: Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan under pressure to sack cops: "Chavan has also assured former SC justice and Press Council of India chairman Justice Markandey Katju that strict action would be taken against those responsible for arresting Shaheen and Rinu."
Nov 20, 2012 Clinic trashed, patients traumatised: "In a shocking act of vandalism the 10 arrested men, who were part of a large group of hooligans, had ruthlessly ransacked the Shaheen Dhada's uncle's clinic. Here is a TIMES NOW ground report of how mercilessly the rowdies showed their anger over a facebook post by taking the law into their own hands"
Nov 20, 2012 Free thinking citizen humiliated: "a free thinking citizen humiliated and forced to apologise for simply speaking out against Sunday's shutdown in the city of Mumbai. Her uncle's clinic was vandalised and only after the uproar and despite the video proof, did the Police arrest 10 people. This despite knowing there were more than 100 people involved in the act."
Nov 20, 2012 Facebook post row: Politicians slam misuse of law: "One of the girls held for posting comments on 'Facebook' questioning the shutdown in the city for Shiv Sena Chief Bal Thackeray's funeral on Tuesday (November 20) said she will never again visit the social networking site while police arrested 9 Shiv Sainiks for vandalising her uncle's clinic."
Nov 20, 2012 FB post arrests: Under pressure, 10 arrested: "Even as the police swiftly went about arresting a 21-year-old girl and her friend, they had an excuse for not taking any action against the vandals who trashed the clinic run by Shaheen's uncle. They were according to the police 'unidentified', but a look at the evidence available and the Sena district president Prabhakar Raut's comment tells another story altogether."
Nov 20, 2012 Thackeray FB post: Hospital damages worth lakhs, says girl's uncle: "CNN-IBN spoke to the uncle of the girl at the centre of the Bal Thackeray Facebook status controversy. His hospital had been vandalised by alleged Shiv Sena members over the status."
Nov 20, 2012 Thackeray FB post: Girls fear for their safety: "The two girls who were arrested and released for their Facebook activity around the Mumbai bandh and over Bal Thackeray's death have apologised but out of fear. Ten people who were arrested for vandalising one o"
Nov 20, 2012 Shiv Sena says Bal Thackeray our god, backs police action: "The Shiv Sena has once again justified the arrest of the two Thane girls who were arrested over a Facebook post in which they questioned the shutdown in Mumbai after the death of Bal Thackeray. Talking about the"
Nov 20, 2012 BBC: India woman arrested over Facebook post in 'shock': ""We are living in a democracy, not a fascist dictatorship. In fact, this arrest itself appears to be a criminal act, since... it is a crime to wrongfully arrest or wrongfully confine someone who has committed no crime," Mr Katju, a former Supreme Court judge, said."
Nov 19, 2012 Social media arrest: an overreaction?: "The arrest of two girls over their Facebook post on shutdown in Mumbai for Bal Thackeray's funeral on Monday (November 19) again opened a can of worms with netizens calling the move a "social media hijack by the powerful and the fundamentalists"."
Nov 19, 2012 Mumbai: Girl arrested for anti-Thackeray Facebook post: "A 21-year-old girl, who posted comments against Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray on social networking website Facebook, was arrested by the police. A friend of the girl was also arrested for liking the anti-Thacke"
Nov 19, 2012 Arrests over Facebook posts: Why we’re on a dangerous slide: "The most bizarre thing about the arrest of Shaheen Dhada and Renu Srinivasan on Monday over a Facebook post that questioned the wisdom of a bandh to mark Shiv Sena leader Bal Thackeray‘s death is that no laws were actually violated by the post.", "Ironically, the goons who actually wrecked the clinic of Dhada’s uncle haven’t been called to account."
Nov 19, 2012 Crime, Punishment, Honour: "This is the full-text of the status update by Shaheen Dhada which was 'liked' by her friend Renu Srinivasan on Facebook: "With all respect, every day, thousands of people die, but still the world moves on. Just due to one politician died a natural death, everyone just goes bonkers. They should know, we are resilient by force, not by choice. When was the last time, did anyone showed [sic] some respect or even a two-minute silence for Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Azad, Sukhdev or any of the people because of whom we are free-living Indians? Respect is earned, given, and definitely not forced. Today, Mumbai shuts down due to fear, not due to respect."", "It is instructive that the police, instead of taking action against the mob, wanted 14 days' custody for the young girls, not even straightaway releasing them on bail as provided under law."
Nov 19, 2012 Adding Insult To Injury: "Not only were two girls arrested for comments one of them made, and the other 'liked', on Facebook about Bal Thackeray, the police did not even take any action against the mob that vandalised the clinic of the uncle of one of the girls."
Nov 19, 2012 'This Arrest Itself Appears To Be A Criminal Act': "Press Council Chairman demands that the Maharashtra CM " immediately order the suspension, arrest, chargesheeting and criminal prosecution of the police personnel" who arrested a girl for protesting on Facebook against Mumbai bandh on Bal Thackeray's death"
Nov 19, 2012 Is it right to arrest people for Facebook posts?: "While the DGP ordered a probe into the arrest of the girls, sources in Home Ministry said they were closely monitoring the case."
Nov 17, 2012 Tehatta: One killed in firing; locals, police blame each other: "There have been three instances of police firing Mamata Banerjee took over as the Chief Minister of West Bengal. The latest was the killing of a carpenter in Tehatta."
Nov 16, 2012 Head Constable booked in corruption case: "Jammu and Kashmir State Vigilance Organisation today booked the Personal Security Officer of a former DIG of Udhampur-Reasi range for allegedly accepting Rs 4,30,000 from some youth for recruitment in police department."
Nov 13, 2012 'मैं रिक्शा वाला क्यों बना?': "पुलिस वालों का जब मन करता है वो मेट्रो स्टेशन पर खड़े रिक्शे वालों को खदेड़ने लग जाते हैं....बातों से नहीं बल्कि गालियों, डंडों और लातों से. और जब इस सब से उनका पेट नहीं भरता तो अपना 'ब्रह्मास्त्र' निकाल लेते हैं. आम भाषा में इसे सूआ बोलते हैं--लकड़ी के हत्थे में लगी 4 इंच लंबी लोहे की पैनी सलाख."
Nov 11, 2012 Custodial death case; Sanjiv Bhatt charged: "A local court on Thursday (Nov 8) framed charges of murder and other offences against suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who has been at loggerheads with Narendra Modi government, and six other accused policemen in a 22-year-old case of custodial torture."
Nov 11, 2012 Custodial death: Charges filed against Sanjiv Bhatt: "In a major setback to suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, a local court on Thursday filed charges against him and six policemen who are accused in the 1990 Khambalia custodial death case."
Nov 11, 2012 Gujarat court frames murder charges against Modi baiter Sanjiv Bhatt: "A local court today framed charges of murder and other offences against suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who has been at loggerheads with Narendra Modi government, and six other accused policemen in a 22-year-old case of custodial torture."
Nov 10, 2012 Half of Lucknow's police stations have dead phones: " 20 of the 43 police stations in the state capital have non-functional telephones"
Nov 10, 2012 Citizens Against Corruption: Your Voice: "People tell us which government department according to them is the most corrupt"
Nov 7, 2012 Cops always side with rapists: Karnataka HC: ""I never understand why the police always take the side of villains. Whether it is Haryana or Karnataka, it is the same. No sympathy over the plight of women,''"
Nov 3, 2012 Gold stuffed inside sofa, Rs 25-cr assets found during raid on MP DIG Prisons: "The Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta Police on Saturday raided the official residence of Umesh Kumar Gandhi, state DIG Prisons, and the home of his brother and detected Rs 25 crore worth assets, alongwith several lakhs of rupees in cash, 14 bank lockers, and a tin carrying Rs 2 crore worth fixed deposit receipts."
Nov 3, 2012 'ताकतवर लोगों को क्यों छूते हो?': ""वहाँ एक पुलिस वाले ने इशारों में कहा कि मैंने पी चिदंबरम के बेटे और सोनिया गाँधी के दामाद रॉबर्ट वाड्रा जैसे ताकतवर लोगों को छूने की कोशिश क्यों की?""
Nov 3, 2012 AP Cong leader Botsa splurges crores on daughter's wedding: " It is being called the mega wedding of Andra Pradesh. Nearly 700 constables, 35 DSPs and 120 SHOs were reportedly deployed to ensure the wedding of Congress chief Botsa Satyanarayana's daughter went off smoot"
Nov 3, 2012 MP: IPS officer raided; cash, jewellery worth Rs 25 cr found: "The Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta police on Saturday raided the residence of a senior IPS officer and found cash and jewellery worth crores. The police reportedly recovered nearly Rs 25 crore worth of cash and jewe"
Nov 3, 2012 Gandhi as IPS: Officer stashes assets worth crores of rupees: "So far, they had found fixed deposit receipts of Rs 2.3 crore, Rs 40 lakh investment in LIC, Rs 4 lakh cash and title documents of 25 properties in Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur, Raisen, Katni and Sagar districts,"
Nov 2, 2012 Should people be arrested for tweeting offensive comments?: "A 19-year-old man was sentenced for three months after posting crude jokes on Facebook about a missing five-year-old thought to have been murdered in UK."
Nov 2, 2012 'Extortionist' leader flouts law again: "This is the second time Shukla has openly flouted the law even after being in the jail. Currently he is serving in the Khudiram Bose Central Jail in a murder case. Earlier, Shukla called the director of a private engineering college Santlal Yadav twice on his mobile from inside the jail demanding Rs 2 crore for the rally seeking special status for Bihar. JD(U) has come out to defend Munna Shukla, who was caught on camera distributing pamphlets while being handcuffed and produced in court for a bail plea."
Nov 2, 2012 Khemka questions police 'failure' to nab caller: "Senior Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka, who claimed to have got two threat calls within a fortnight, today questioned the functioning of the state police over its alleged failure to nab the caller."
Nov 1, 2012 Anti-Corruption | One man, one bribe: "Threats began to come his way thick and fast, he says, from local criminals, politicians, government officials, even the police."
Nov 1, 2012 Businessman vs Finance minister's son: "The tweet of a Puducherry-based business on Karti Chidambaram, the son of the Finance minister, has turned into a fight now. Businessman S Ravi who arrested after Karti Chidambaram complaint"
Nov 1, 2012 The Last Word: Do the ghosts of 1984 still haunt the Congress?: "November 1 is the anniversary of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots that left over 3,000 dead."
Nov 1, 2012 Man arrested for tweets against Chidambaram's son plans legal action: "Ravi Srinivasan, a businessman from Puducherry was arrested and later released, for his tweet on the Finance Minister's son Karti Chidambaram."
Nov 1, 2012 The Law Of The Land: "Mr Srinivasan tweeted from his Twitter account @ravi_the_indian : “got reports that karthick chidambaram has amassed more wealth than vadra.” He was arrested under Section 66-A of Information Technology Act after registration of a case on the complaint by Karti Chidambaram lodged with the Union Territory's Inspector General of Police"
Oct 31, 2012 Industrialist held for ‘offensive’ tweet on Chidambaram's son: " in a tweet on October 19 alleged that Karti had "amassed" more wealth than Robert Vadra, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law.", ""The police action is completely unacceptable. Are we living in a goonda raj? Of late anyone talking about the nexus between the political class and corporates is targeted,""
Oct 30, 2012 Don't behave like a khap panchayat, Karnataka HC tells Army: "A bench headed by Chief Justice Vikramajit Sen of the Karnataka high court on Tuesday compared the Army to a khap panchayat for blocking a young officer's bid to marry a 29-year-old Sri Lankan woman he's in love with."
Oct 27, 2012 Buy protection, do business: "The official price of protection for doing business in Bengal is Rs 1.75 lakh a day."
Oct 27, 2012 Police officer arrested for Rs 2,000 bribe: "According to police, on October 22, Wagh demanded a sum of Rs 1.50 lakh from Rajkumar Chavani, a resident of Amberanth, for favouring his wife who faces a criminal case."
Oct 26, 2012 VK Singh's plea to probe corruption in RAW dismissed
Oct 26, 2012 Cops hounding passengers?: "Some passengers have claimed that they are harassed by the police in the name of a probe which police have started after the pilot's complaint. 6 passengers were reportedly quizzed for two hours at the office of the Asst Commissioner."
Oct 25, 2012 Attari truckers union accuse CWC, BSF men of corruption: "serious allegations of corruption against certain officials of the Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC) and Border Security Force (BSF)"
Oct 23, 2012 Army brass wasted 100cr: Audit: "The audit covered many purchases approved by the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the six Army commands between 2009 and 2011. The audit was done in 55 cases, and it assessed total financial loss of Rs 103.11 crore."
Oct 20, 2012 CBI raids at Tejinder Singh's residence: "The CBI today carried out raids at five places in New Delhi after registering a case against Lt Gen (retd) Tejinder Singh on Ex-Army chief V K Singh's complaint that he was offered bribe to clear a tranche of "substandard" vehicles."
Oct 20, 2012 CBI carries out raids, registers case against Tejinder Singh: "The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday raided seven places in the country in connection with the former army chief General VK Singh bribery case. The raids are still on, reports said. An FIR was"
Oct 20, 2012 IGP turns 31 cops into domestic help, suspended: ""This is not an isolated case. Many officers of the Punjab Police are used to this kind of lifestyle,""
Oct 20, 2012 CBI books retired Lt General over V K Singh’s bribery charges: "preliminary enquiry (PE) into former Army chief Gen V K Singh’s allegation that he was offered a Rs 14-crore bribe"
Oct 11, 2012 Nitish Kumar entangled in black dupatta: "Ever since protestors at Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar's ongoing Adhikar Yatra showed him black flags, district authorities in the state have been scrupulously keeping all things black out of his public meetings. But no one expected dupattas -- pieces of seamless cloth that go with women's salwar-kurta dress -- to be snatched."
Oct 8, 2012 Woman IPS officer suspended in Bihar on corruption charges: "Anasuya Singh Sahu was put under suspension for corrupt behaviour, insubordination and for dereliction of duty."
Oct 7, 2012 UPA's most important member is CBI director: Gadkari: "Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari on Saturday took a dig at the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government saying that the most important person in the ruling coalition was the director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)."
Oct 7, 2012 CM offers lip service, DGP offers blame: "A 16-year-old girl has committed suicide in Haryana's Jind district, after she was gangraped by two men. Her plight was gruesome, similar to that of so many other women in her state. But instead of finding ways to tackle the crime, the ruling Congress's chief in the state says that it's a conspiracy, while Chief Minister Bhupinder Hooda offers lip service. 12 rapes in 28 days -- and as the state's top cop has now blamed the media, we are forced to ask if Haryana cares."
Oct 6, 2012 Caught on camera: Police brutality: "Policemen are the custodians of law; but in a shocking incident in Surat, they took law into their hands. Footage with TIMES NOW shows how a group of policemen caught hold of an accused in Surat and beat him black and blue in broad daylight. The incident has left many shocked, but the police is yet to take action against the erring cops."
Sep 29, 2012 20-year-old thrashed, dies in custody: "20-year-old Deepak Yadav never realised that when he left home after being picked up by Bareilly Police that he would never return home. His family alleges that he was beaten to death even as authorities suspended 3 policemen and slapped a case of murder against them. Mystery surrounds Deepak's death while in police custody but will any lesson be learnt."
Sep 29, 2012 Is this justice Mr CM?: "Husband of JDU MLA Poonam Yadav, Ranbir Yadav, who grabbed bodyguard's gun and threatened protesters has been given clean chit. Police question bodyguard instead. FIRs lodged against protesters. Ranbir Yadav, husband of JDU MLA Poonam Yadav, brandished a carbine of a policeman to disperse the protestors who were creating a ruckus at Nitish Kumar's rally in Khagaria."
Sep 28, 2012 ‘Police is one of the scariest examples of corruption’: "you have a gangster in police uniform, then there is no recourse for the common man"
Sep 27, 2012 BBC: India tiger killed by poachers inside Itanagar zoo: "In June 2006, 30kg (66lb) of tiger parts - mainly bones and nails - were seized from a vehicle belonging to a police officer in Assam state."
Sep 27, 2012 CBI, not Congress, is contesting Gujarat assembly polls against me: Narendra Modi: "Modi said the Congress, which used a section of the bureaucracy against him in previous polls, had now deployed "an investigation agency" (read CBI) to defeat him in the state elections"
Sep 27, 2012 Hisar police in damage control mode
Sep 27, 2012 CRPF men accused of eve-teasing: "two CRPF jawans identified as Ajay Kumar and Ashutosh Kumar of battalion 193, allegedly eve teased a local village girl in Musabani block in Ghatshila sub-division that outraged the villagers. This was followed by a cane-charge by the CRPF men in retaliation."
Sep 23, 2012 Caught on cam: Women slapped, dragged by Raj police: "The police slapped and dragged women for no reason after a family alleged that the police tried to cremate the body of one of their family members without taking them into confidence.", "the question remains unanswered whether there was an attempt by the police to hush up a crime."
Sep 23, 2012 No justice for the poor in Hisar: "They refuse to conduct his final rites. A father who could not bear to see his daughterâ€™s trauma when a 16 year old was abducted and gang raped and then threatened into silence until an MMS clip of the horrific crime surfaced."
Sep 23, 2012 Kin of man found dead accuse cop: "The family of a 31-year-old man has alleged that he succumbed to injuries after being beaten up by a Delhi police constable in custody last week."
Sep 15, 2012 MoD's directive to Army officers: "After Tatra scam, the Defence Ministry is now mulling over restricting Army officers from joining as consultants with arms traders. In the recent years, a large number of Defence personnel have joined these kinds of firms."
Sep 14, 2012 Police Transport Organisation (PTO) reeks of corruption: "senior police officers claim the allegations levelled by suspended head constable K N Giri Prasad Sharma about corrupt practices at the Police Transport Organisation (PTO) are indeed true."
Sep 14, 2012 The Enemy Within: "The complicity of some J&K policemen in militancy-related activities has now become an issue of major concern, as modules operating with their help have been particularly difficult to identify and neutralize."
Sep 14, 2012 MP: Evicting protestors in Harda an unfair treatment?: "The government, which conceded to demands of protestors in the first case of jal stayagraha at Khandwa, acted tough in Harda."
Sep 14, 2012 Hyderabad: Constable holds SP rank officer hostage: "The constable, identified as Giriprasad Sarma, has even threatened to set the SP on fire if his suspension is not revoked."
Sep 14, 2012 Bihar: Police manhandle accused, caught on camera: "While taking the accused on a rickshaw, a policemen sat with his feet on the chest of the man."
Sep 14, 2012 How the police selectively draw the line: "The latest controversy surrounding the sedition case against cartoonist Aseem Trivedi has left the Mumbai Police with egg on its face. It has also exposed the force’s double standards and its misplaced priorities while dealing with complaints. Surely the police cannot believe that Trivedi’s cartoons pose a greater threat than MNS chief Raj Thackeray’s constant tirades against north Indians?"
Sep 12, 2012 Shocking defence, shocking inaction: "An absolutely bizarre defence by Jammu and Kashmir's Irrigation Minister Taj Mohiuddin after his bodyguards bloodied a cop for daring to do his duty. Traffic policeman Mohan Lal, said, "The PSOs got out of the vehicle and started fighting with my subordinate. One of the PSO tried to hit me with a rifle when I stopped him another PSO hit me with an AK 47 and I got injured.""
Sep 12, 2012 Cops manhandle unconscious accused: "the police, along with local people, beat him brutally till he fell unconscious. Then the young man was dragged into a cycle rickshaw and the policeman sat with his feet on the chest of the man. The policeman further dragged him in the hospital."
Sep 12, 2012 Modi sounds poll bugle, says Cong misusing CBI: "Narendra Modi also emphatically stated that Manmohan Singh has been a mute spectator, not raising his voice in the past eight years."
Sep 12, 2012 VB books ex-DSP for corruption: "Vigilance sources added that the accused sought Rs 25 lakh from Gupta to give him a clean chit in the corruption case."
Sep 11, 2012 The Guardian: Indian cartoonist Aseem Trivedi jailed after arrest on sedition charges: "Satirist whose drawings highlighted corruption among India's political elite imprisoned for two weeks after refusing bail"
Sep 10, 2012 Bizarre Sedition Charge Against Anti-Corruption Cartoonist: "Trivedi has for the moment refused to hire a lawyer and does not intend to apply for bail: "I want to first see how a British-era law like sedition is going to be applied against a cartoonist in free India.""
Sep 10, 2012 Watch: Aseem Trivedi's arrest sparks nationwide outrage: "While the Press Council has called the charges against the cartoonist ridiculous, Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil has said that police custody was not needed."
Sep 10, 2012 Woman gang-raped by policemen in Uttarakhand: "she was molested by a group of policemen who stopped the car in which she was travelling along with acquaintances in Roorkee's Gangnahar area on Saturday night. Two of the police constables later gang-raped her, she alleged."
Sep 10, 2012 Arrest cops, politicians behind cartoonist Trivedi's ordeal, Justice Katju says: ""Because under Section 342 of the PIC, wrongful arrest and confinement are serious criminal offences ... If you are arresting a person who has not committed a crime, then you are committing a crime. So, these politicians and these police officers should be arrested and made to face trial,""
Sep 9, 2012 Cartoonist targets corruption, sent to police custody
Sep 9, 2012 Hyde And Seek Dabbu-dabbu-dabbu. That’s Hyderabad talk for how the city’s become the scam capital.: "going by the number of VIPs currently lodged in Chanchalguda jail in Hyderabad, the joke is the police will soon be placing orders for gilded plates of biriyani. There are at least 10 “special” prisoners, all accused in various scams—Jaganmohan Reddy, of course, remains the star visitor, followed closely by industrialists, bureaucrats, a former minister and now judges as well."
Sep 9, 2012 Mumbai: Cartoonist arrested for 'mocking Parliament': "Aseem Trivedi, who depicted Parliament as a commode and showed the national emblem with wolves, has been charged with sedition."
Sep 6, 2012 Top Coast Guard officer in the dock: "A top coast guard officer is in the dock for allegedly brutally assaulting a junior officer. The young officer had to be admitted to hospital."
Sep 5, 2012 Railway cop, friend rape 20-year-old in New Delhi station room: "the two accused convinced the victim to come with them to a second-floor waiting room in the VIP arena of the station, near the international tourist information office. They took her to room 201 and raped her there"
Sep 4, 2012 Pune: Police raid a party, face criticism: "Over 300 people, mostly students, were detained in a party where alcohol was allegedly being served without a permit."
Sep 3, 2012 Activists Against Corruption Claim Police Harassment: "Failing to put these blocks up for auction caused India of loss of nearly $34 billion in revenues, according to the country’s chief auditor."
Sep 2, 2012 Candle march in Jalandhar after girl commits suicide following police harassment: "In Jalandhar, the local traffic police has been assigned an extra duty : catch hold of lovers moving in public. An overzealous lady traffic inspector Balvinder Kaur Multani on August 30 not only caught hold of Shivali with her boyfriend in a car, but asked the local media to capture video images."
Aug 31, 2012 Punjab govt orders probe into girl’s suicide after humiliation by Jalandhar police: "Shivali was travelling in a car with a boy when they were stopped by the traffic cops at the check-post near the College and publicly humiliated her despite pleading that the two were known to each other."
Aug 31, 2012 2 Delhi cops detained for Rs 3cr robbery: "two crime branch cops connived with real estate racketeers and extorted Rs 1.25 crore from him by threatening to eliminate him in an "encounter"."
Aug 30, 2012 Corruption case: Maj Gen under the scanner: "The CoI was ordered after allegations of misappropriation of funds through forged bills surfaced in the Northern Command.", "Another Maj Gen of the Army Services Corps in the Northern Command is facing a Court of Inquiry (CoI) for allegedly accepting bribe from a local contractor in supplies for formations deployed in Siachen and Jammu and Kashmir."
Aug 30, 2012 How we have created a mess with our police force: "The police force is in the news again, and – not surprisingly – for all the wrong reasons."
Aug 30, 2012 Cops throw 40-yr-old man off train: "The victim, Habbibullah Ataullah Khan, had boarded a suburban train at Kurla to go to Tilak Nagar on August 18 when the four policemen beat him up and pushed him out of the running train. Habbibullah was injured and is being treated at the Sion hospital."
Aug 28, 2012 Bloomberg: Poor in India Starve as Politicians Steal $14.5 Billion of Food: "This scam, like many others involving politicians in India, remains unpunished. A state police force beholden to corrupt lawmakers, an underfunded federal anti-graft agency and a sluggish court system have resulted in five overlapping investigations over seven years -- and zero convictions."
Aug 27, 2012 Guj: Rush for cheap house, crowd lathicharged: "Chaos broke out when despite announcements for form disbursement the housing scheme forms had still not been printed."
Aug 27, 2012 Gujarat BJP's housing policy is poor: Congress: "In Ahmedabad, the Police had to resort to lathi charge when a huge crowd waiting to collect forms for cheap houses at the Gujarat housing board got impatient."
Aug 26, 2012 Adarsh scam scares Kerala govt: "The state revenue department has turned down a proposal by the Air Force Naval Housing Board (AFNHB), requesting land for coming up with a housing project for serving and retired Air Force and Navy personnel, citing that "it may lead to Adarsh-like scams"."
Aug 26, 2012 Delhi police lathicharge India Against Corruption protesters; Arvind Kejriwal, aides detained again
Aug 24, 2012 Police give itself a clean chit in Indore stabbing: "The police claim the victim's family was lying about the timing of the incident; something the family has strongly refuted."