Delhi ACB to get more staff, additional funds

The Delhi government on Wednesday announced that it would double the staff strength the Anti Corruption Branch (ACB) and increase budgetary allocation to give more teeth to the anti-graft body.

J&K special control room gets 30,000 calls, messages in two days

The Special Control Room, set up by the Jammu and Kashmir Police here to help people in situations arising due to rain-triggered deluge, received around 30,000 calls and messages in two days.

UP govt for single window helpline for quick response to crime

 Uttar Pradesh government is mulling a 'single window' helpline for quick response to crime or medical emergency in the state, a senior official said on Friday.

Railways to introduce all India helpline for women next month

 Women travelling in trains can now hope for safer trips with Railways today saying it would introduce an all India helpline for them to send an alarm to the nearest railway station in times of distress.

Police helpline for troubled senior citizens in Goa

An increase in the number of cases of abuse and neglect of senior citizens in Goa has forced the state police to start a special helpline for their aid in a state which is often referred to as a beach paradise and India's party capital.

Besides complaints, Delhi Police's WhatsApp helpline flooded with pornography clips
Besides complaints, Delhi Police's WhatsApp helpline flooded with pornography clips

The Delhi Police's WhatsApp anti-corruption helpline has been buzzing continuously, but not just with genuine complaints.

Northeast helpline in Gurgaon gets only test calls

A special police helpline launched here last week for people from the northeast has only received calls from people wanting to check whether the helpline was in service or not, police said Monday.

Need to set up 24X7 helplines for flood victims: Azad

Asserting that the Congress leadership is fully with the flood-hit people of Jammu and Kashmir during this unprecedented disaster, Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad today underlined the need to operationalise helplines for relieving the flood victims of psychological stress.

J&K govt sets up helpline centre to trace missing people

The Jammu and Kashmir government has setup a 24x7 dedicated helpline centre in order to trace people who went missing after the floods hit the state.

Delhi Police launches Whatsapp helpline to curb corruption

Smartphones and the popular chat messenger - WhatsApp - in it has now turned into an effective weapon against errant policemen.

Punjab govt launches round-the-clock health helpline

The Punjab Government today launched a round-the-clock helpline to assist people, particularly in rural and interior areas, in getting information on health problems and access to a qualified doctor.

Helpline soon for women facing violence in Chhattisgarh

In a bid to provide protection to women facing violence, a first-of-its-kind integrated helpline -cum-crisis centre is soon to be launched in Chhattisgarh.

Helpline soon for women facing violence in Chhattisgarh

In a bid to provide protection to women facing violence, a first-of-its-kind integrated helpline-cum-crisis centre is soon to be launched in Chhattisgarh.

Helpline set up to aid Telangana people in Iraq, if any

Telangana Government on Tuesday asked the district collectors to find out if anybody from the state is stranded in strife-torn Iraq and has also set up a helpline to provide assistance to families of such people.

Missing students: Himachal sets up helpline

Himachal Pradesh Monday set up a helpline after 24 students were washed away in Beas river, an official said.

Helpline for men in distress in Ahmedabad

For men facing legal trouble due to domestic and other problems, a helpline has been launched to provide them guidance and counseling.

Tripura opens toll-free helpline for women in distress

The Tripura Police, as part of its initiatives to curb rising atrocities and crimes against women, has launched a toll-free helpline for women in distress to lodge their complaints, an official said.

Arvind Kejriwal launches nursery admission helpline

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launched a helpline where parents can register complains pertaining to the nursery admission procedures.

Anti-corruption helpline raises hopes in Delhi

A day after it was launched, the new anti-corruption helpline number has the people of Delhi hoping that incidents of corruption faced by the common man will come down drastically.

First toll-free helpline for disabled launched

Now help is only a phone call away for people with speech and hearing disabilities in the eastern part of the country with the launch of a toll-free helpline.