Insurgency has affected criminal justice system in Northeast: Rajnath Singh

Prolonged insurgency has affected the criminal justice system in Northeast with the rate of prosecution of criminals just five per cent in some states in the region as compared to the national figure of over 85 per cent, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said Saturday.

My ancestors were criminals: Rebel Wilson
My ancestors were criminals: Rebel Wilson

Actress Rebel Wilson has revealed that her ancestors were shipped from Ireland to Australia because they were "criminals".

Farmers who commit suicide are 'cowards': Haryana Minister Dhankar

Even as the farmer suicide issue continues to hog national attention, a minister in ML Khattar government in Haryana courted controversy after he termed the farmers who commit suicide as ‘cowards’.

Shoot-to-kill video game can help reform criminals

Australian research into the brain activity of shoot-to-kill video game players could explain why people can easily kill others without feeling bad about it and help reform violent criminals.

Wanted criminals arrested in UP

Two criminals were arrested with fire arms following an encounter in Bakewar area in Etawah district, police said today.

Nitish Kumar asks police to keep strict vigil on criminals

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today directed the top brass of the police to keep a strict vigil on criminals, miscreants and musclemen so that they could not perpetrate atrocities on any poor or weak person.

Court denies bail to juvenile, says boy out of parents' control

A Delhi court has rejected the bail plea of a juvenile, accused in an attempt to murder case, saying his parents have no control over the boy who indulged in a similar crime when he was out on bail in another offence.

Raman effect to help nab criminals

 Since DNA testing of samples from a crime scene is time consuming, scientists have found a way to analyse hair samples at crime scenes using surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS).

114 candidates in Delhi election have criminal cases

 114 candidates contesting in Delhi Assembly polls have criminal cases against them, election watchdog ADR said today and noted that 19 out of 70 were 'red alert' constituencies which had at least three tainted candidates each.

Four criminals killed in Muzaffarpur

Four persons, stated to be criminals, were shot dead in two incidents in Muzaffarpur, the police said on Tuesday.

Furlough, privileges - a celebrity’s fundamental right!

It takes years to deliver justice here. But a few people are glad as such delays suit them the best. Special treatment and privileges make their lives rosier and they make the most of their treasured celebrity status!

Who says all are equal in the eyes of law?

Pope condemns alleged corruption in Rome, says city needs "moral renewal"

Pope Francis condemned on Wednesday administrators and criminals in Rome who allegedly pocketed public funds meant to help poor migrants, saying the eternal city needed a "spiritual and moral renewal".

35 pistols meant for criminals seized in Delhi, four arrested

Delhi Police Friday claimed to have busted two inter-state gangs supplying illegal firearms with the arrest of four persons.

Criminals flee with Ghaziabad official's car

 Two unidentified criminals fled with a primary education officer`s car. The incident occurred late Saturday near the passport office here.

High time for cops to gain skills to outsmart criminals: Delhi court

It is high time that the crime team of Delhi police raises its level to compete and outsmart the criminal minds and acquires requisite skills for the purpose of lifting finger prints, a Delhi Court has said.

Police arrest three wanted criminals in Ghaziabad

 Three wanted criminals from Loni area have been arrested, police said on Thursday.

People in preventive detention can't be barred from voting: EC

Amid allegations of misuse of police against political rivals during polls, Election Commission has said that people under preventive detention have the right to vote and warned against non-compliance of the directive during Jharkhand polls.

Stop creating fake profiles to nab criminals: Facebook
Stop creating fake profiles to nab criminals: Facebook

Social networking site Facebook has asked the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to desist from creating fake profiles to nab criminals.

56 held during search operations in Hyderabad

Police here picked up 56 suspects during a massive cordon and search operation on Tuesday.

Muzaffarnagar riots work of criminals: Azam Khan

 Muzaffarnagar riots and other incidents of violence in the state were "not communal" but work of criminals, Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan has said.