Thursday, 30 June, 2022
TopicDelhi Police Special Cell

Topic: Delhi Police Special Cell

Summoned in 2020 case, arrested for 2018 tweet — Zubair’s lawyers say he was ‘tricked’

The Alt News co-founder’s lawyer also alleged that FIR over 2018 tweet was lodged on 20 June but he wasn't informed about it for a week, adding that he was ‘vindictively’ arrested.

Two shooters among 3 ‘history-sheeters’ arrested from Gujarat for Moose Wala murder

Accused picked up from rented apartment near Mundra Port. Delhi Police also say they've recovered grenades, pistols and cartridges from hideout in Hisar, Haryana.

Deleted photos, broken phones: How Delhi’s cyber-forensics lab helps crack ‘blind cases’

The National Cyber Forensics Lab digs out invisible clues lingering in hardware or the internet ether to help solve cases ranging from murder to extortion to cybercrime.

12 members of notorious gang held for murder, extortion & more in multi-state Delhi Police op

Police say Lucky Patial-Bambiha-Kaushal alliance behind ‘sensational’ organised crimes in Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan and Chandigarh, and has significant footprints in UP and Delhi.

‘Mentally disturbed’ man detained for trying to enter NSA Doval’s house, said he’s ‘wearing chip’

Karnataka man tried to crash gate of NSA’s residence with hired SUV. Delhi Police special cell is probing the matter.

Delhi Police special cell bust international syndicate circulating fake currency notes

The accused, Raisul Azam from Bihar's East Champaran district, was nabbed in Sarai Kale Khan, and fake Rs 500 notes having a face value of Rs 2.98 lakh were found on him.

Arrested Bulli Bai ‘mastermind creator’ Niraj Bishnoi was ‘IT expert’, cops say case cracked

Delhi Police DCP says Bishnoi, 20-year-old student from Assam, also created '@BulliBai_' Twitter handle and forwarded content to others arrested in the case, to put on social media.

Social media friend requests, video calls, chats — how sextortion gangs run & the ‘soft targets’

Sextortion gangs lift photos of women from social media and create fake profiles to lure men, often in their 40s. ThePrint explains the modus operandi behind these burgeoning rackets.

Delhi Police probes possible ‘Taliban-IS link’ to Afghan drug cartel after 354 kg heroin bust

Delhi Police Special Cell has been on the trail of a drug cartel since July 2019. They believe it is run by an Afghan drug lord, and is shipped via Iran's Chabahar port to Mumbai.

Delhi Police seize 354kg heroin worth over Rs 2,500 cr, Afghan among 4 arrested

Police said opium grown in Afghanistan is concealed in exports such as talc stone & basil seeds, transported to Chabahar Port in Iran, and shipped to Mumbai.

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Biden calls on Congress to suspend gas tax for three months

Will US craft a new oil compact with Saudi Arabia? Joe Biden may have to eat his own words

Like many, India will be anxiously watching the US-Saudi Arabia summit in Jeddah—knowing its fate is tied to the decisions King Salman and Joe Biden make.
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Mukesh Ambani’s daughter Isha Ambani to be named chair of Reliance retail

Isha Ambani, the current director of Reliance Retail Ventures Ltd., is expected to be announced as the chair as early as Wednesday.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.