Monday, 3 October, 2022
TopicMaharashtra Police

Topic: Maharashtra Police

From Param Bir to Sanjay Pandey — the sorry story of the ‘rot’ in Maharashtra Police

2 outgoing Mumbai Police chiefs — Param Bir Singh & Sanjay Pandey — ADG-rank officer Rashmi Shukla & deputy commissioner Saurabh Tripathi, are among officers being probed for offences.

Maharashtra police summons Nupur Sharma on 22 June over derogatory remarks against Prophet Muhammad

An FIR has been registered against the former BJP spokesperson in the state following her controversial comments during a television debate.

Will not allow communal disharmony, says Maharashtra police on Raj Thackeray’s loudspeaker threat

The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief has threatened to protest outside mosques from 4 May if loudspeakers were not taken down.

Anvay Naik case not ‘double suicide’, designer killed mother, then hanged self — Police

Raigad Police have said in their charge sheet in the Anvay Naik suicide case that he had 'signalled' to Arnab, 2 others about his suicide intention.

Maharashtra Police file charge sheet against Arnab Goswami in abetment to suicide case

The charge sheet was filed before a court in Alibaug in Raigad district, where the case for alleged abetment to suicide of Anvay Naik and his mother has been registered.

Some Congress leaders feel Arnab’s arrest is ‘political vendetta’, but they’re keeping quiet

Privately, senior Congress leaders express discomfort with slew of cases against Arnab Goswami, but says party cadre has no love lost for him or Republic TV.

Trump, Biden, Arnab Goswami, or Maharashtra police — who is the real winner on TV?

Indian viewers are used to election shows with rapid fire results — not the slow burn of US polls that could simmer.

This is the 2018 suicide abetment case behind Arnab Goswami’s arrest

In May 2018, the Alibaug police had booked Arnab Goswami and two others for allegedly abetting the suicide of architect Anvay Naik and his mother Kumud.

Action initiated against policemen in Palghar lynching case, Maharashtra govt tells SC

The state government said it had last month filed an affidavit saying that action has been taken against 18 personnel, ranging from dismissal from service to salary cuts.

Hijab-clad girl in viral photo with Maharashtra Police is not breaking any dress code

Buldhana district administration had implemented an initiative in March to give young girls in government schools the chance to play Collector and Superintendent of Police for a day.

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Over 38% inmates in Indian jails are OBCs, 10% increase in a decade, study finds

Religious minorities, specifically Muslims and Sikhs, have been overrepresented among prison inmates for years now, but there have been some shifts in the last decade, NCRB data shows.
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.


Naval Group & IIT Goa signing agreement to extend partnership on 28 September | Twitter @navalgroup

France’s Naval Group, IIT Goa extend R&D deal for underwater surveillance, submarine imaging

Agreement will act as catalyst for improving analysis of data collected by underwater sensors through application of neural systems & AI.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.