Police step up security of girl students in Delhi University

Deployment of additional police, anti eve-teasing teams and emergency response vehicles are some of the fresh steps taken for the safety and security of girl students in Delhi University, the Delhi Police has told the Home Ministry.

Youth held for damaging church statue in Mumbai

A statue in the premises of a church in suburban Bhandup was damaged when a youth allegedly hurled a stone at it, police said on Monday.

Maoists kill two more tribals in Andhra Pradesh

Maoists have gunned down two more tribals in Andhra Pradesh on the suspicion that they were acting as police informers, police said on Monday.

Hong Kong police nab suspect in massive hunt for kidnappers

 Hong Kong police on Monday arrested one of six suspects who fled with millions in ransom money after a kidnap, the city`s new police commissioner Stephen Lo said.

Egypt jails 14 policemen, doctor for torture deaths

Egypt`s top court on Sunday sentenced 14 policemen and a doctor to jail terms for torturing two prisoners to death in 2006, a judicial official said.

Maldives detains 175 supporters of ex-president Nasheed

Maldives authorities have detained 175 supporters of jailed former president Mohamed Nasheed for two weeks, according to court documents Sunday, after the US warned that democracy was in danger on the honeymoon islands.

Polish football fan's death after police action leads to violent clashes
Polish football fan's death after police action leads to violent clashes

A Polish soccer fan died on Saturday after he was hit by a rubber bullet fired by police, leading to violent clashes in a provincial town hours later in which 14 officers were wounded, police said.

New York police officer shot in the head

 A plainclothes police officer was seriously wounded by a gunshot to the head in New York, police said Saturday.

Jalandhar cop thrashed after objecting to eve-teasing of daughter

A GRP head constable was allegedly thrashed by a group of youths here after he objected to their eve-teasing of his daughter, police said.

Baltimore braced for massive protests over Freddie Gray death

Thousands of people were set to hit the Baltimore streets in fresh large-scale demonstrations on Saturday, a day after six police officers were charged over the death of an African-American man in their custody.

Maldives police arrest 192, opposition leader, after clashes

Maldives police arrested 193 people including the leader of an opposition party after clashes broke out late on Friday with protesters demanding the government free the Indian Ocean archipelago`s ex-president from prison.

Las Vegas police on alert ahead of Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao super fight
Las Vegas police on alert ahead of Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao super fight

Las Vegas authorities could take the rare step of barring traffic from the gambling hub`s famous Strip this weekend as they brace the massive crowds expected to descend on Sin City for the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao super fight.

Violent clashes overshadow start of Milan Expo

 The opening of Expo 2015 was marred Friday by violent clashes between police and dozens of militants opposed to Milan`s hosting of the world fair.

Burundi says nearly 600 arrested over protests

Police in Burundi said Friday they have arrested close to 600 people during protests and clashes sparked by the president`s bid to stay in power.

Baltimore police enforce third night of curfew

Baltimore police have enforced a curfew for a third night, as new reports emerged over how the black man at the center of the latest US racial unrest sustained fatal injuries while in police custody.

Karachi police official gunned down; driver, guard also killed

A senior police official was killed on Friday when unidentified gunmen opened fire on his vehicle in Pakistan`s Karachi city. His driver and a security guard were also killed.

Police use water cannon on Istanbul May Day protesters

Turkish police on Friday used tear gas and water cannon to disperse protesters marking May Day in the Besiktas district of Istanbul, an AFP correspondent reported.

Protests spread over Baltimore police custody death

Protests broke out in Baltimore and spread to Philadelphia on Thursday over the death of an African-American man, as fresh claims emerged of how Freddie Gray sustained his fatal injuries in police custody.

Protests spread over Baltimore police custody death

Protests broke out in Baltimore and spread to Philadelphia on Thursday over the death of an African-American man, as fresh claims emerged of how Freddie Gray sustained his fatal injuries in police custody.