Policeman rescues Ashish Vidyarthi from drowning on set
Policeman rescues Ashish Vidyarthi from drowning on set

Actor Ashish Vidyarthi suffered a mishap on the sets of his film 'Bollywood Diary' when he nearly drowned in the river before being rescued by a policeman.

Russia charges Estonian policeman with espionage: Lawyer

 An Estonian policeman detained by Russian security services has been charged with espionage and faces up to 20 years in prison, his Russian lawyer told AFP.

Policeman shoots selfie in Turkey as man jumps to death

A policeman in Turkey faces investigation as he was caught taking a selfie even as a man prepared to commit suicide from a bridge behind him.

Syria jihadists free 4 Lebanese soldiers, policeman held hostage

Four soldiers and a police officer kidnapped in the east of Lebanon nearly a month ago were freed late Saturday by the Syrian branch of Al-Qaeda, a security service official told AFP.

Cop commits suicide after killing two women in Rajouri

A constable barged into the house of a special police official (SPO) in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, allegedly killing two women and later committed suicide, police said here Monday.

Two police officers killed in bomb blasts near Cairo palace

Two Egyptian police officers were killed on Monday while trying to defuse makeshift bombs planted near Cairo`s presidential palace by Islamist militants close to the anniversary of the army`s overthrow of an elected Islamist president.

Egypt policeman shot dead in clashes: Ministry

A policeman was shot dead in the aftermath of clashes in Cairo on Friday, Egypt`s interior ministry said, after a protest staged by supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi.

Taliban attacks in Afghanistan kill 10 policemen

Taliban fighters have struck in two Afghan provinces, targeting the country`s police forces and leaving at least 10 policemen dead, officials said today.

Policeman killed in Pak-Afghan border clash

A shootout between Pakistani and Afghan border security forces early today killed at least one Afghan police officer.

Varun Gandhi asks policeman to not meddle with BJP worker

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate from Sultanpur , Varun Gandhi, on Wednesday had spat with a police officer, after the latter objected to one BJP worker`s frequent movement into a polling booth.

Policeman killed, two injured in Assam poll violence

A police constable was killed and two others were injured when some voters attacked security personnel at a polling booth in Assam`s Kokrajhar district Thursday, a top police official said.

Policeman injured in encounter with Maoists

A policeman was Tuesday injured in an encounter with a group of 12-15 members of a Maoist splinter group near Bhumipur village in Garhwa district.

`National hero` Akmal cleared in traffic violation case after cop `forgives` him

Pakistani wicketkeeper-batsman Umar Akmal has reportedly been absolved of all charges in a traffic violation case after the concerned police officer forgave him, saying that the player is a `national hero`.

Egypt policeman shot dead, militants blow up Sinai gas pipeline

Suspected militants blew up a gas pipeline in Egypt`s Sinai peninsula on Tuesday and gunmen shot dead a policeman in the Suez canal city of Ismailia, security officials said.

Ukraine accuses protesters of `torturing` policeman

Ukrainian authorities today accused opposition protesters of "torturing" a police officer in the basement of an occupied public building in Kiev as an opposition politician looked on.

Outrage after Ukraine policeman filmed abusing naked protester

A member of Ukraine`s elite Berkut riot police force assaulted and humiliated a naked protester after he was detained in freezing cold temperatures in Kiev, according to a video posted Thursday.

Suspected militants fire at policeman

Suspected militants tonight shot at and critically injured a policeman in Anantnag town in South Kashmir, police said.

Key Taliban commander, policeman killed

A clash between Taliban militants and police claimed the lives of a key Taliban commander and a policeman in southern Afghanistan Thursday, an official said.

Cop dupes people to pay off debts; lands in police

Cheating people of money and jewellery by giving them `prasadam` laced with drugs to repay his debts landed a Special Sub Inspector in the police net after a retired policeman filed a complaint.

Militant attack kills cop, wounds civilian

Militants today shot dead a policeman and took away his service rifle in Anantnag district of south Kashmir, officials said.