Saturday, 1 October, 2022

Topic: Interpol

Acting on Interpol intelligence, CBI raids 56 locations to disrupt sale, circulation of child porn

The crackdown on the distribution of child sexual abuse material is part of the Central Bureau of Investigation’s ‘Operation Meghchakra’.

India seeks Interpol help after hackers target govt sites to ‘avenge’ Nupur Sharma comments

The Ahmedabad Police said Friday that groups DragonForce Malaysia and Hacktivist Indonesia had called on world hackers to launch a cyber war against India.

CBI’s special director elected to Interpol executive committee after ‘intense’ campaign

CBI Special Director Praveen Sinha defeated other contestants from China, Singapore, Korea and Jordan to become ‘Delegate for Asia’ on Interpol's executive committee.

Afghan defense minister urges Interpol to arrest President Ashraf Ghani for treason

Defense Minister Bismillah Mohammadi said those 'trading and selling out their motherland' should be arrested. The Afghan embassy in Tajikistan also requested Interpol to detain Ghani.

Doctor from Kasargod could be among bombers who attacked Jalalabad jail in Afghanistan

Intelligence agencies suspect that Kalukettiya Purayil Ijas left India with his family in 2016 and has been working with the Islamic State since then.

Interpol issues Blue Corner Notice seeking information about fugitive ‘godman’ Nithyanand

Gujarat Police now working to get Interpol to issue a global arrest warrant against Nithyanand for the disappearance of two girls from his Ahmedabad ashram.

CBI sent most requests for Interpol red corner notices the year Nirav Modi, Choksi fled

According to data that the Centre submitted in Parliament Friday, the CBI sent 123 RCN requests to Interpol in 2018, of which 76 were approved.

Interpol to issue red corner notice against Mehul Choksi after tough response by ED

Enforcement Directorate refused to share 'sensitive details' pertaining to the Rs 13,600-crore fraud, saying that would mean “helping the offender.

Missing Interpol president resigns & this is what the Thailand cave boys are doing now 

Climate crisis on our doorstep, and a conman may have sparked honour killings in Afghanistan. 

Interpol issues red corner notice against Nirav Modi’s sister on money laundering charges

Purvi Modi is a Belgian national and the sister of Nirav Modi. The two are allegedly involved in $2 billion PNB money laundering case

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Representational image| File photo of students writing a test | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

More Dalit students going to Oxfords, Harvards. West now gets the caste divide

There are five primary factors driving an increasing number of students from marginalised communities entering the Western institutions.
A man counts Indian currency notes inside a shop in Mumbai, India | Reuters/Francis Mascarenhas

RBI tells state refiners to reduce dollar buying in spot market, contain sharp fall in rupee

RBI has ensured that $9 billion has been made available at overseas branches of some Indian banks for the country's three state-run refiners to tap, according to sources.


File photo of former Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria after flying a MiG-21 of 51 Squadron at the Srinagar airbase | ANI

Famed IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s MiG-21 Squadron bows out from Srinagar today

Known as the ‘Sword Arms’, number-plating of the squadron was done Friday. It has made way for MiG-29s to be the new 'guardian of the Valley'.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.