Three arrested for hacking UPPCL online billing system

Three persons were on Friday arrested by the Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh police for allegedly hacking UP Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) online billing system and reducing power bills of consumers.

Chhattisgarh police STF coming up as good force: CRPF DG

The Special Task Force (STF) of Chhattisgarh police, which lost seven personnel in an ambush last week, has come in for praise from the CRPF boss for undertaking independent operations "more often" to check the Maoist menace in the state.

Bihar sounds high alert as police seizes Maoist arms

Bihar has sounded a high alert following Naxal attacks in Chhattisgarh and seizure of sophisticated arms, ammunition by the Special Task Force of Bihar Police from several districts in the state.

MPPEB scam: Congress leader moves court against Digvijay Singh for 'blackmail'

A Congress leader has filed a complaint in a local court seeking action against party general secretary Digvijay Singh for "blackmailing" people with his claims that he has credible evidence related to the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board scam.

Village head arrested with firearms, 150 bank passbooks in Bihar

A village head in Bihar's East Champaran district was arrested on Tuesday morning for his alleged involvement in nefarious activities and liquor, firearms and 150 bank passbooks were also seized from him, police said.

MP Governor flies to Delhi as speculation mounts about visit

Beleaguered Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav left for Delhi on Thursday amidst intense speculation that he is going to visit President Pranab Mukherjee with whom he had sought an audience.

MPPEB scam: Congress demands MP CM's resignation during Assembly Session

MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan was unable to reply to Governor Ram Naresh Yadav's customary address on Tuesday, during the ongoing MP state Assembly's Budget session due to Congress demanding his resignation for his alleged involvement in the MPPEB scam.

Maoists go on rampage in parts of Bastar region, kill 2

Maoists went on a rampage in parts of Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bastar region killing two people, including a security personnel, and damaging a part of a railway line, leading to the derailment of two engines of a goods train.

STF jawan killed in naxal encounter in Chhattisgarh

A Special Task Force jawan was killed in an encounter between security forces and naxals in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Dantewada district on Thursday.

UP Legislature session from Wednesday, state budget on Feb 24

The Budget session of Uttar Pradesh Legislature will commence from tomorrow with the joint address of Governor Ram Naik, even as opposition parties have geared up to raise the issue of "deteriorating" law and order in the state.

Dacoit of Chambal, Dhara Singh arrested in Ahmedabad

Dreaded dacoit of Madhya Pradesh's Chambal region, Dhara Singh aka Surendra Singh, wanted in many cases in the state, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan has been arrested, a top police official said on Saturday.

STF tracks down Agra-based criminal in Ahmedabad

The special task force (STF) of Agra police arrested Dhara Singh, a most-wanted criminal carrying a reward of Rs.50,000 by the Uttar Pradesh government and Rs 25,000 by the Madhya Pradesh government, in Ahmedabad, police said on Saturday.

STF arrests wanted criminal after encounter

Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh police has arrested a wanted criminal carrying reward of Rs 15 thousand after an encounter, a senior official said on Friday.

Fake certificates selling gang: Three held in UP

Three members of a gang allegedly involved in selling fake marksheets and degrees were arrested by the Special Task Force (STF) here on Friday.

Three arms smugglers held in Begusarai

 The Bihar police's Special Task Force (STF) arrested three arms smugglers in Begusarai district, a police officer said today.

Maharashtra Governor directs DGP to appoint STF to probe Dalit killings

Maharashtra Governor Vidyasagar Rao Saturday asked the State Director General of Police, Sanjeev Dayal to appoint a Special Task Force (STF) to probe the brutal killing of three members of a Dalit family at village Javkheda in Pathardi taluka of Ahmednagar district this week.

Digvijay seeks probe in medical admissions by MPPEB since 2006

Senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Monday asked the Special Task Force (STF) to investigate selection of candidates in various medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh since 2006 through the state Professional Examination Board (MPPEB), which he said is "dubious".

Threat caller at Metro Railway arrested

A day after the Metro Railway authority received a threat call claiming to blow up a station, Special Task Force (STF) of the Kolkata Police on Sunday arrested the caller from Usthi in South 24-Parganas district.

Court allows STF to quiz jailed cops in Samir Khan encounter

Allowing a plea filed by the Supreme Court-appointed Special Task Force (STF), a CBI court here on Friday granted permission to interrogate in jail the Gujarat police officers in the 2002 Samir Khan Pathan encounter case.

MPPEB scam: Arrest warrants issued against seven

Arrest warrants have been issued against two Bihar-based impersonators in police constable recruitment exam case and five others, including a parent in forest guard recruitment exam case by a competent court, a Special Task Force release said on Friday.