Pulses hoarding: Maharashtra govt conducts 276 raids in last 24 hours

In a bid to control the spiralling prices of pulses, the Maharashtra government Tuesday conducted 276 raids in 16 districts to check hoarding and black-marketing of the commodity in the state.

US announces raids on steroid trade linked to China

More than 90 people have been arrested in America in raids targeting trade in anabolic steroids and other performance enhancing drugs made in and shipped from China, the US said today.

Army, Navy installations in Mumbai raided by CBI-led team

Two installations, one belonging to the Army, and the second to the Navy, were raided here by a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)-led team on Friday.

Russia raids homes, offices of election monitors ahead of polls

Russian police on Tuesday raided the offices of election watchdog Golos as well as the homes of its employees, a lawyer for the group said, amid an ever-increasing crackdown on independent voices in the country.

Illegal weapons seized during raids in four states

Police have seized 53 illegal weapons, 17 fake firearms licenses besides several documents including duplicate NOCs for purchasing weapons and 17 fake stamps of District Magistrates of various districts in Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Punjab.

10 militants killed in Pak raids

At least 10 militants were killed by Pakistani para-military forces during separate raids in the country's financial hub here, officials said on Wednesday.

ED raids homes, offices of Chhagan Bhujbal across Mumbai

A team of Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday carried out searches at 16 offices/homes belonging to senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal across Mumbai.

Boko Haram kills 43 in NE Nigeria raids: Residents

Boko Haram gunmen killed at least 43 people and burnt down three villages in northeast Nigeria, residents told AFP Thursday, the latest in an upsurge of attacks by the Islamist militants.

Sepp Blatter ally AFC opposes FIFA vote delay
Sepp Blatter ally AFC opposes FIFA vote delay

The Asian Football Confederation, a key ally of FIFA president Sepp Blatter with its own recent history of corruption allegations, insisted Thursday that the FIFA congress and presidential election should go ahead as planned.

Dutch police arrest 19 in raids on outlaw biker gangs

Dutch police Wednesday arrested at least 19 bikers, many of whom are suspected members of the Bandidos outlaw motorcycle gang in a massive crackdown to contain rising tensions between groups in the south.

J&K: Minister raids flour mills, imposes fine

Acting on complaints regarding substandard quality of flour and violation of Public Distribution System (PDS) norms, Minister for Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution (CAPD) Choudhary Zulfkar Ali conducted raids in various flour mills on Tuesday.

At least 55 killed in Boko Haram raids on Nigerian villages

At least 55 people were killed in two Boko Haram raids this week near Maiduguri, capital of restive northeastern Nigeria Borno state, a vigilante and two residents said on Friday.

IPL betting case: Five major bookies held in ED raids

The Enforcement Directorate on Sunday conducted raids in Delhi in connection with a big betting racket related to Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty 20 tournament.

ED unearths IPL betting scandal, arrests biggest bookie Ritesh Bansal

The Enforcement Directorate on Sunday conducted raids at four locations in Delhi and Gurgaon in connection with a big betting racket related to the current IPL and has arrested bookie Ritesh Bansal .

ED conducts raids in Delhi, expose IPL betting racket

The Enforcement Directorate on Sunday conducted raids in Delhi in connection with a big betting racket related to Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty 20 tournament.

Italian police stage raids on group linked to suspected Pakistan plot

Italian police said on Friday they were staging a "vast anti-terrorism" operation against an armed organisation inspired by al Qaeda whose members were ready to carry out attacks in Pakistan and Afghanistan.

Turkey launches new raids on wire-tapping suspects

 Turkish authorities on Wednesday launched a nationwide sweep targeting suspects accused of wiretapping top officials including President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, state media said.

At least 30 dead in Boko Haram raids near Chibok, Nigeria: Residents

At least 30 people were killed in Boko Haram raids on two villages in northeast Nigerian Borno state near the town of Chibok, a community leader and resident told AFP on Friday.

CBI raid across 14 locations of a chit fund company in Odisha

 CBI sleuths on Saturday conducted raids across 14 locations against Micro Finance Limited, one of the 44 chit fund companies under the scanner of the central investigating agency.

CBI conducts raids on Saradha offices in Kolkata
CBI conducts raids on Saradha offices in Kolkata

Kolkata: Probing the multi-crore-rupee Saradha scam, the CBI on Thursday raided three offices of the tainted group in the city.