A Colonel-rank Defence PRO and five others were on Sunday arrested by Manipur police after they were caught allegedly carrying illicit drugs valued at an estimated Rs 15 crore meant to be smuggled out to Myanmar, in one of the biggest such hauls in the state.
Jammu and Kashmir Police has
sought the custody of an Army Colonel, a Major and four others
for custodial interrogation in the alleged fake encounter of
three youths in Machil sector in frontier district of Kupwara
Iraq`s President said on Thursday a high-level commission will investigate the legitimacy of a decision to ban candidates with suspected ties to Saddam Hussein`s regime from running in the March 7 Parliamentary Election.
A reported `kidnap` of a
Colonel from his hometown Guwahati yesterday turned out to be
a false alarm, thanks to his mobile phone going off due to
poor network connectivity, giving anxious moments to the
family and the Army for 16 long hours.