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8 April, 2018 12:10 PM Real life Hindi Medium: Man fakes poverty for son’s admission in school, arrested

A person named Gaurav Goel was arrested by Delhi Police on Saturday for allegedly faking poverty to get his son admitted to a prominent school. In 2017, a film starring noted actor Irrfan Khan and Pakistani actress Saba Qamar hit theatres. The movie, Hindi Medium, was about a rich couple faking poverty to get their child admitted to a high-profile school 50

21 March, 2018 12:44 PM Bombay HC orders release of Rizwan Siddiqui, man at the centre of CDR case

The CDR case had come to light with the arrest of Rizwan Siddiqui, who is at the centre of the controversy. The Bombay High Court on Wednesday ordered the release of lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui, who was arrested by the crime branch of Thane police in connection with the Call Data Records (CDR) case involving some big names from Bollywood. The court has said that the lawyer 42

21 March, 2018 12:01 PM Sex racket busted as cops raid Meerut hotels, 35 arrested

Several hotels in Meerut in Uttar Pradesh have become hubs for flesh trade. The police on Tuesday busted the sex racket by conducting raids at several hotels near the Sadar Bazar police station area and arrested as many as 35 men and women. The raids were conducted by the police at more than six hotels. As soon as the police action began at the hotels 46

16 March, 2018 2:58 PM We fight for people on streets, not our work to fight in court: Sisodia on why Kejriwal apologised

Arvind Kejriwal has apologised to former Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia for leveling drug racket charges against him. His apology has angered AAP leaders in Punjab. New Delhi: AAP's Punjab in-charge Manish Sisodia said on Friday that the party leadership will talk to state leaders, who are unhappy over Arvind Kejriwal's apology to Shiromani Akali 49

22 February, 2018 2:05 PM CBI busts WhatsApp-based child pornography racket

In its first ever case, the Central Bureau of Investigation has busted a child pornography racket being run through a WhatsApp group comprising 119 members from various countries. The agency has arrested the alleged group administrator Nikhil Verma, a resident of Kannauj in Uttar Pradesh. The 20-year-old suspect, an unemployed B.Com graduate, will be brought 31

20 February, 2018 6:31 PM Assault related to a multi-crore scam, says Kumaraswamy

Giving a new twist to the assault case involving Mohammed Nalapad Haris, son of Congress MLA N.A. Haris, former Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy said the case had more to do with bitcoin and ‘hawala’ racket than just a normal fight. Speaking to presspersons at Hubballi airport on Tuesday, he said the assault was related to a multi-crore scam and should 52

20 February, 2018 6:30 PM Congress in damage control mode

Party not keen on escalating back-to-back incidents ahead of Rahul’s tour in Belagavi division The Congress has found itself in an embarrassing spot just ahead of party president Rahul Gandhi’s second visit to the State, with two of its party functionaries in the news for the wrong reasons. Mohammed Nalapad Haris, son of N.A. Haris, MLA, is now in custody 60

18 February, 2018 3:30 PM Inter-State drugs racket busted

Brown sugar, ketamine worth ₹7 crore seized The police in a coordinated operation on Sunday busted an inter-State drugs racket and seized brown sugar and ketamine worth ₹7 crore in the international market from two places. Ten members of the gang were arrested from Areekode and Manjeri. Among them were an ex-serviceman and a government employee 41

4 February, 2018 7:45 PM One more person held in TRB scam

Police on the lookout for Subramanian, alleged kingpin of the racket The Central Crime Branch (CCB) police on Saturday arrested a man who was absconding in connection with the Teachers’ Recruitment Board (TRB) scam. The accused, N. Dinesh, is a resident of Vayalur in Tiruchi district. A total of seven persons have been arrested in the scam. However 39

3 February, 2018 3:41 PM Kanpur GST Commissioner arrested

The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a GST and Central Excise Commissioner and his three junior colleagues for allegedly taking bribes from businessmen and industrialists. Searches on the premises of the accused persons have led to the seizure of ₹58 lakh in cash and documents of properties worth crores, said the agency. The racket was unearthed 14