Kieron Pollard called police to have Hardik Pandya arrested in West Indies, here’s why

Kieron Pollard

Kieron Pollard called police to have Hardik Pandya arrested in West Indies, here’s why Hardik Pandya revealed how Kieron Pollard got him ‘arrested’ during his trip to the West Indies as part of India’s limited-overs squad. In a chat with Gaurav Kapur on Breakfast with Champions, Hardik Pandya revealed how Kieron Pollard got him ‘arrested’ during his trip to the West Indies as part of India’s limited-overs squad. Hardik, who calls Pollard ‘brother from another mother’, said that the West Indies all-rounder played a prank on him as he was walking…

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Kushal Tandon on Beyhadh co-star Piyush Sahdev’s rape charges: We should wait for the police to investigate and the courts to decide

Kushal Tandon

Kushal Tandon on Beyhadh co-star Piyush Sahdev’s rape charges: We should wait for the police to investigate and the courts to decide Coming to the support of his Beyhadh co-star Piyush Sahdev, Kushal Tandon has requested the public not to label him a ‘rapist’ even before the investigations have started. Popular television actor Piyush Sahdev who was last seen in Beyhadh has been arrested on rape charges. The actor was arrested by the Mumbai police after a girl, said to be a model, filed a case against him. The Versova police…

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Astrakhan shootings: 4 gunmen dead in southern Russia after 2 deadly attacks on police

Astrakhan shootings: 4 gunmen dead in southern Russia after 2 deadly attacks on police

Astrakhan shootings: 4 gunmen dead in southern Russia after 2 deadly attacks on police Four suspects in the twin attack on police in Russia’s southern city of Astrakhan have been shot dead during a manhunt, hours after their second attack since Tuesday, the National Guard said. The gunmen killed two officers, seriously injuring two others. Three Russian National Guard servicemen were shot at from a moving vehicle at a checkpoint on Thursday, RIA Novosti reported. One of the attackers was killed on the spot. Police cordoned off the entire district…

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Punjab clashes: Badals battle crisis as police firing kills two over holy book desecration

Punjab clashes: Badals battle crisis as police firing kills two over holy book desecration

Punjab clashes: Badals battle crisis as police firing kills two over holy book desecration Badal appealed for calm and called the desecration “a deep-rooted conspiracy aimed at inciting communal tension and destabilising the peace in Punjab”. Two people were killed in police firing Wednesday as protests over the alleged desecration of a Guru Granth Sahib spread to several villages in Fardikot. About 80 people were injured when police used teargas, lathicharge and fired in the air to disperse a dharna by Sikhs at Kotakpura chowk in Faridkot early Wednesday. Later in…

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NYE MOLESTATIONS ON MG ROAD : YOU MESSED UP, PANEL TELLS COPS

NYE MOLESTATIONS ON MG ROAD : YOU MESSED UP, PANEL TELLS COPS

NYE MOLESTATIONS ON MG ROAD : YOU MESSED UP, PANEL TELLS COPS Going after the victims and media showed police in poor light, did little for women’s confidence: Experts at gender seminar  Remember the molestation incidents on New Year’s Eve that Bangalore Mirror wrote extensively about, asking the police to ensure safety of women in public places? MOLESTATIONS  : Remember the police chief’s press conference when he exhorted people to check a complainant’s Facebook post, virtually asking them to stalk her? Remember the “fake” molestation cases that were given air…

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51 MURDERED, 299 SHOT IN CHICAGO IN JANUARY 2017, CPD SAYS

51 MURDERED, 299 SHOT IN CHICAGO IN JANUARY 2017, CPD SAYS

51 MURDERED, 299 SHOT IN CHICAGO IN JANUARY 2017, CPD SAYS 51 MURDERED, 299 SHOT IN CHICAGO IN JANUARY 2017, CPD SAYS The Chicago Police Department announced new crime-fighting technology and released its monthly crime statistics for January 2017. (WLS) Wednesday, February 01, 2017 05:25PM CHICAGO (WLS) — The Chicago Police Department showed off new high-tech crime-fighting strategies on the same day it released its monthly crime statistics for January 2017. Police recorded 51 murders across the city last month, one more than January 2016, the department said. However, the…

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Police apologise to dead woman’s kin after failure to respond to 999 call

Police apologise to dead woman's kin after failure to respond to 999 call

Warwickshire force admit ‘errors and omissions’ after 14-hour delay following up Luisa Mendes’ call An emergency operator for Warwickshire police tagged Mendes’s as a rowdy/nuisance issue, not as violence. Photograph: Mike Abbott/Alamy Diane Taylor Thursday 5 January 201715.18 GMTLast modified on Friday 6 January 201700.15 GMT Police chiefs have issued an apology and paid compensation of more than £20,000 to the family of a woman who was a victim of domestic violence and died following a violent attack. Officers failed to respond to the 999 call of Luisa Mendes, who said she…

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Afghanistan ghost soldiers’ take scary toll on US taxpayers, says watchdog

Afghanistan's 'ghost soldiers' take scary toll on US taxpayers, says watchdog

Afghanistan ghost soldiers’ take scary toll on US taxpayers, says watchdog The U.S. government is paying the salaries of “tens of thousands” of non-existent Afghan soldiers, police, teachers and civil servants, a top Pentagon official said Wednesday in reporting on the scale and variety of misspent U.S. money. John Sopko, special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruction (SIGAR), said the salaries of “ghost soldiers” is just one of many ways Americans’ money is wasted in Afghanistan – all for rather modest gains. His comments summarize a SIGAR report that aims to…

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