An Egyptian court signaled on Wednesday it wanted death sentences for 12 defendants charged with killing a police officer and belonging to a terrorist group, when it referred the case to the country`s highest religious authority.
Huge quantities of arms and ammunition, including weapons of slain police officer Nityanand Goswami and his PSO, were recovered on Wednesday during an operation by police along the Assam-Meghalaya border.
The US has said that it was time to get past the recent tensions with India and the two sides should move on, days after arrest of an American police officer at New Delhi airport for possessing bullets.
The Supreme Court has referred to a larger bench the question of whether an officer investigating a matter under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act would qualify as a police officer or not for the purpose of probe.
The Odisha High Court on Wednesday asked the state government to file its reply in an affidavit within two weeks in response to the contempt petition filed by social activist Sanjib Das against a police officer.
Maharashtra government has suspended a police sub-inspector and initiated departmental inquiry against him for allegedly conniving with a hookah parlour in neighbouring Thane district, the Bombay High Court was informed Thursday.