Jalees Ansari (Photo via Twitter)

Missing Mumbai blast accused ‘Dr Bomb’ arrested from Kanpur

Kanpur: Infamous ‘Dr Bomb’ Jalees Ansari, convicted in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, was arrested by Uttar Pradesh Police Special Task Force (STF) from Kanpur on Friday after he jumped parole and went missing. Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police O.P. Singh said that Ansari was arrested while he was coming out of a mosque […]

DSP Davinder Singh (File Photo/IANS)

Davinder’s links with Afzal Guru will be probed: J&K DGP

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Police has decided to probe whether there were any criminal links between arrested Deputy Superintendent of Police (Dy.SP), Davinder Singh and 2001 Parliament attack convict, Afzal Guru. J&K Director General of Police (DGP), Dilbag Singh, told reporters that since Davinder Singh has been accused of being involved in nexus with the […]

A poll official applies indelible phosphorus ink on the fore finger of a voter (File Photo/IANS)

Pak-born woman is now Indian, fights local polls in Rajasthan

Jaipur: At a time when the debate on the Citizenship Act and the National Population Register (NPR) rages on, a Pakistan-born Neeta Kanwar is contesting panchayat elections being held on Thursday at Tonk in Rajasthan. Neeta received her citizenship in September last year after coming to India way back in 2001 to pursue her education. […]

Yogi Adityanath (File Photo/IANS)

Yogi government sends refugees’ list to Centre, UP becomes 1st state to start implementing CAA

Lucknow: Of the 40,000 odd non-Muslim illegal immigrants living in Uttar Pradesh, 30,000 to 35,000 are living in Pilibhit district alone. According to a report prepared by the Yogi Adityanath government that has been sent to the Centre, these are mainly Hindu refugees from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh. These refugees are living here for over […]