Wednesday, 26 January, 2022

Topic: Kidnapping

How Delhi Police solved a 7-year-old’s kidnapping case in 3 hours

The case came to Gandhinagar police station in Shahdara at 5.30 pm. After search and negotiations for 3 hours, the accused was arrested from a metro station in east Delhi.

Sudarshan TV journalist ‘kidnapped, murdered’ in Bihar ‘went out with friends, never returned’

While police say it's too early to ascertain the motive behind the alleged murder of Sudarshan TV journalist Manish Singh, the victim's father has alleged he was targeted for his journalism work.

25 kids, underground bunker, 150 crude bombs — What led to the Farrukhabad hostage crisis

On 30 January, Batham locked 25 children after luring them home on the pretext of a birthday party. The motive behind the crisis was steeped in his troubled past.

CBI SP, who probed kidnapping case against Punjab ex-DG, tells court can’t recall anything

Dharampal Singh was CBI officer who probed Sumedh Saini & 3 other officers for kidnapping 3 men, and filed the chargesheet. Now, at 78, he ‘doesn’t remember anything’.

New bankruptcy experts pay the highest price as India looks to clean up its $210-billion bad loans

Obstructionist owners, worker protests and even the rare kidnapping are threats faced by resolution professionals. 

On Camera


File photo of Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow | Photo: Andrey Rudakov | Bloomberg

How Vladimir Putin keeps everyone guessing

Over the years, Putin has always had the upper hand tactically vis-à-vis the West because he’s had what’s called escalation dominance. But experts say he may have gone a big step too far.
AU Small Finance Bank Managing Director and Chief Executive Sanjay Agarwal. | Photo by special arrangement

MSME sector requires hand-holding, Budget measures needed: AU Small Finance Bank MD & CEO

The sector has faced continued distress since the Covid-19 pandemic struck in March 2020. Govt data says about 9% of MSMEs shut down due to the pandemic.


The photo of former PM Indira Gandhi with the three former service chiefs | Photo: Wikimedia Commons

‘Mystery’ brochure on 1971 War crops Indira Gandhi, Jagjivan Ram from images, courts controversy

Both images show the then service chiefs, but the former PM and defence minister is removed from them.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.