Vyapam: SC asks CBI to inform it on taking over maximum cases

The Supreme Court on Friday told CBI to inform it in three weeks about taking over of investigation of maximum number of cases out of 185 arising from Madhya Pradesh's Vyapam scam.

Huge cache of explosives recovered in Bihar

A huge cache of explosives, suspected to be belonging to Maoists, was today recovered by the Special Task Force (STF) of Bihar police from the district, ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled rally here on August 9.

Wanted gangster shot dead in UP

A notorious gangster carrying a reward of Rs 50,000 was shot dead in an alleged encounter with sleuths of Special Task Force on the premises of a government hospital in Kabir Chaura math here, police said today.

Vyapam scam: Roll numbers of 700 changed

The roll numbers of 700 candidates in the 2012 Madhya Pradesh Pre-Medical Test were changed by a gang that guaranteed success in the competitive examination, documents reveal.

Shanta Kumar's concern on Vyapam scam unnecessary: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that the concern expressed by senior BJP leader Shanta Kumar on the opposition's Vyapam scam allegations without knowing the reality was unnecessary.

Vyapam scam: CBI seeks SC direction to STF to keep filing chargesheets
Vyapam scam: CBI seeks SC direction to STF to keep filing chargesheets

A day after taking over the probe into the Vyapam scam, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday moved the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Special Task Force (STF) to keep filing chargesheets in cases in which probes are over.

Vyapam scam: CBI team summons Gwalior's SIT

The CBI on Tuesday summoned the Gwalior-based Special Investigation Team (SIT) to take charge of the probe into the Madhya Pradesh Vyapam recruitment and admissions scam and related deaths.

Malaysian police looking for those behind leaked documents

Malaysian police said on Monday a special task force set up to probe reported transfers involving a state investment fund to Prime Minister Najib Razak is now itself under investigation to see if its members leaked classified information.

Three Maoists arrested in Jharkhand's Latehar

Three Maoists were arrested by security forces in the Latehar district of Jharkhand on Wednesday.

Vyapam scam: Shivraj Singh Chouhan rules out resignation, says will seek CBI probe in SC too
Vyapam scam: Shivraj Singh Chouhan rules out resignation, says will seek CBI probe in SC too

Under tremendous pressure in the wake of rising number of deaths linked to the Vyapam scam, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday virtually ruled out his resignation arguing the Opposition has been creating roadblocks for his government.

Vyapam scam: Two Special Task Force officers receive threats

Two senior officers of the Special Task Force (STF) investigating the high-profile MPPEB scam have claimed to have received threats allegedly from some influential people involved in the racket.

Digvijay Singh moves Supreme Court for CBI probe into Vyapam scam
Digvijay Singh moves Supreme Court for CBI probe into Vyapam scam

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Tuesday filed a petition seeking Supreme Court monitored Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the mysterious Vyapam scam.

158 Pak Hindus get Indian citizenship, 3733 Long Term Visas

Indian citizenship and Long Term Visas (LTV) have been granted to 158 and 3,733 Pakistani Hindu nationals respectively since the NDA government announced the setting up of Special Task Force in September last year.

HC seeks reply on PIL for cancellation of UP CPMT

The Allahabad High Court today asked the Uttar Pradesh government to file its reply on a PIL seeking cancellation of the May 25 Combined Pre-Medical Test which has come under scanner following the arrest of nearly 12 people for allegedly trying to leak the question papers.

Doctor arrested by MP STF in connection with Vyapam scam

 Madhya Pradesh police has arrested a local doctor here in connection with the multi- crore Vyapam scam, police said on Saturday.

Over 30 accused involved in MPPEB scam no more: SIT

More than 30 accused wanted in connection with the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam have died since the probe began in 2012, said chairman of the special team monitoring the investigation in the scandal that has rattled BJP government in the state.

Wanted criminal nabbed by STF in UP after 20 years of chase

A criminal, who was absconding for the past 20 years and wanted in five murder cases, was today arrested by the Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh police from Mainpuri district.

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.