Saturday, 1 October, 2022

Topic: NIA

Crude bombs hurled at BJP MP Arjun Singh’s home in Bengal’s North 24 Parganas

Singh demanded NIA probe into the incident and alleged TMC men of carrying out the attack following BJP's decision to make him an observer of the Bhabanipur assembly seat.

Sachin Waze wanted to regain glory as ‘supercop’, says NIA charge sheet

NIA filed the charge sheet last week against Waze, nine others in connection with the recovery of a gelatin-stick laden car near Mukesh Ambani's home and murder of Mansukh Hiran.

NIA files charge sheet against Sachin Waze, 9 others in Ambani bomb scare case

According to NIA, evidence about the 10 accused's involvement in a conspiracy to place the explosives-laden SUV and Mansukh Hiren's murder came to the fore during the probe.

Officer who cracked Pulwama case among 152 personnel to receive probe excellence medal

28 women officers have been named among those who have been awarded the ‘Union Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Investigation’ for 2021.

NIA carries out multiple raids against Jamaat-e-Islami-linked members across J&K

The officials said the raids by NIA sleuths assisted by police & CRPF were conducted in connection with an ongoing investigation into a case related to terror activities of the group.

NIA conducts searches in Tamil Nadu over Facebook posts advocating ISIS ideology

In April, a complaint was received that a person named Abdullah had posted messages on Facebook, instigating people on religious grounds to wage war against India and establish Khilafat.

SubscriberWrites: Don’t hold back progress of tribals in the name of preserving their cultures and rights

Magnanimous individuals and social organisations working in tribal regions must not be in any conflict with the government’s plans and schemes, writes BN Gururaj.

SC refuses to cancel bail of 12 accused in Kerala gold smuggling case

The apex court however agreed to examine the legal question arising out of Kerala high court's verdict that held the offence of gold smuggling will not fall under UAPA.

NIA arrests 3 under UAPA in Kashmir for allegedly conspiring to spread ISIS propaganda

During the searches at the premises of the arrested accused, the NIA recovered a large number of incriminating documents, multiple digital devices and T-shirts with the ISIS logo.

Stan Swamy death ‘institutional murder by inhuman state’, kin of Bhima Koregaon accused say

Stan Swamy, 84, an accused in Elgar Parishad case, died at Mumbai’s Holy Family Hospital where he was admitted on 29 May following a Bombay HC order.

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Wild elephants monitored under thermal UAVs in Maharashtra | RESQ Charitable Trust

We monitored wild elephants, leopards in villages with thermal drones first time in Maharashtra

Whether it's monitoring wildlife, mitigating conflict, capturing of wildlife on field, UAVs are effective tools to complement existing on-ground efforts.
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'.

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.