FIR against Congress leader Sheikh Hussain for using derogatory language against PM Modi

Nagpur Police has registered an FIR against a local Congress leader for allegedly making objectionable remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The case has been registered on Tuesday at Gittikhadan police station in Nagpur under sections 294 (obscene acts and songs) and 504 of IPC (intentional insult with intent to […]

FIR against man for ‘fraudulently’ obtaining son’s custody, CBI to bring 11-yr-old back from Kenya

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday registered FIR against a man under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections of kidnapping and abduction for ‘fraudulently’ obtaining custody orders of his son from an Indian court. The FIR reads the accused, Perry Kansagra, approached the Indian courts, including the Family Court, High Court at Delhi and Supreme […]

Indore: FIR against 4 sarpanches, 1 gram panchayat secretary for financial irregularities

An FIR was registered against four sarpanches and gram panchayat secretary in the Indore district on Wednesday for allegedly carrying out manipulation in the stock registers, construction work and purchases in gram panchayats among other financial irregularities. The accused have been identified as sarpanches Hari Parmar (Muradpura gram panchayat), Sikander Patel (Puwarda Happa gram […]

UP Police registers FIR against sub-inspector for raping woman in Meerut

Uttar Pradesh police have registered an FIR against a sub-inspector over allegedly raping a woman in Meerut. According to Prabhakar Chaudhary, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Meerut, a case was registered against Sub-inspector Arun Kumar on Thursday. “On October 14, a woman lodged an FIR for rape against a police sub-inspector. We have registered the case […]

Kerala police files FIR against BJP state chief over bribery allegations

Kerala Police has registered an FIR against state Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief K Surendran on Thursday in connection with a bribery case. This is the second FIR against the BJP state president on allegations that he had offered a bribe to Janathipathya Rashtriya Party (JRP) leader CK Janu to contest from Sulthan Bathery constituency on NDA ticket […]

Mumbai Police registers FIR in Bhandup fire incident

Mumbai Police registered an FIR in a fire incident at Sunrise Hospital in Bhandup West in which 11 people lost their lives. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Friday requested the Deputy Municipal Commissioner (DMC) of Disaster Management Prabhat Rahangdale to conduct an inquiry into the fire incident. In a letter to Rahangdale, BMC Commissioner Iqbal Chahal […]

No leakage of information to media in relation to FIR against Disha

Solicitor General (SG) Tushar Mehta on Thursday told the Delhi High Court that there was no leakage of any information in relation to the first information report (FIR) against 21-year-old climate activist Disha Ravi to media from the Delhi Police. A single-Judge Bench of Justice Prathiba M. Singh issued notice to News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA) and others including certain media houses on […]

22 FIRs filed in connection with farmers’ tractor rally violence

With another FIR being registered at the IP Police Station in connection with the violence which broke out during yesterday’s farmers’ tractor rally at ITO in the national capital, the total number of FIRs rose to 22, said the Delhi Police on Wednesday. A fresh case has been registered against unknown protestors, including the farmer who died […]

FIR registered in Lucknow against makers of web series ‘Tandav’

A First Information Report (FIR) has been registered against Amazon Prime’s India head of original content Aparna Purohit at Hazratganj Kotwali in Lucknow in connection with the controversy around the web series ‘Tandav’, news agency ANI reported. The director of the series Ali Abbas Zafar, producer Himanshu Krishna Mehra, writer […]