CBI organises workshop on intellectual property crimes

CBI organises workshop on intellectual property crimes

Ghaziabad, Aug 20 (Indistan News): CBI Director Ranjit Sinha inaugurated a 3-day workshop on Intellectual Property Crimes, Trademark Infringement and Counterfeiting at CBI Academy, Ghaziabad (UP), organised by the CBI in association with World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Addressing the participants, Sinha stressed on the need for capacity building of Police Officers to deal with

Policemen likely outside Goa bars to check drunken driving: Parrikar

Policemen likely outside Goa bars to check drunken driving: Parrikar

Panaji, Aug 20 (Indistan News): Police personnel armed with alcometers may be posted in close proximity of Goa bars to curb drunken driving, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told the assembly Wednesday. “We may have to post police outside bars… so, if they step out and sit behind the wheel, they can be checked,” Parrikar said.

Delhi HC asks for CBI, tax records against Virbhadra Singh

Delhi HC asks for CBI, tax records against Virbhadra Singh

New Delhi, Aug 20 (Indistan News): The Delhi High Court Wednesday called for all records of the CBI and the Income Tax department in a case of alleged corruption and money laundering against Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh. A division bench of Chief Justice G. Rohini and Justice R.S. Endlaw asked the Central Bureau

Wife, workmate charged with Sikh man’s murder

Wife, workmate charged with Sikh man’s murder

Wellington, Aug 20 (Indistan News): The wife of a Sikh man and her workmate have been charged with murdering him in New Zealand, media reported Wednesday. Gurjinder Singh, 25, and Amandeep Kaur, 31, appeared in the Auckland High Court Wednesday to face the murder charge of 35-year-old Davinder Singh, the New Zealand Herald reported. Name

No organised drug gangs in Goa: Parrikar

No organised drug gangs in Goa: Parrikar

Panaji, Aug 20 (Indistan News): Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Wednesday said there were no “organised gangs” that distribute drugs in the state. “There are no organised gangs which specialise in distribution of drugs in the state,” the chief minister said in a written reply in the assembly. Parrikar’s claim was contested by his own

Indian found dead in Oman

Indian found dead in Oman

Muscat, Aug 20 (Indistan News): An Indian national was found dead in his room in Oman, media reported. The victim, 26, who has been identified by his friends as Siby, an automobile spare parts shop salesman from Kerala, was found dead in his room in Bahla town of Ad Dakhiliyah governorate Monday, The Times Of

Probe begins into Odisha student’s suicide

Probe begins into Odisha student’s suicide

Bhubaneswar, Aug 20 (Indistan News): A probe has been initiated into the suicide of a tribal woman student a week ago in Odisha’s Gajapati district after she did not get her stipend released from the authorities for more than a year, an official said Wednesday. “The government has directed me to investigate and submit a

Brazilian doctor who sexually abused patients arrested

Brazilian doctor who sexually abused patients arrested

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 20 (Indistan News): A 70-year-old fugitive doctor wanted for sexually abusing dozens of patients in Brazil has been arrested, Brazilian police said. After three years on the run, Roger Abdelmassih, 70, was found in neighbouring Paraguay and handed over to Brazilian authorities, Xinhua quoted police as saying Tuesday. His deportation was

Kolkata man kills handicapped son, shoots himself

Kolkata man kills handicapped son, shoots himself

Kolkata, Aug 19 (Indistan News): Depressed at his inability to make ends meet due to heavy expenses incurred on the treatment of his handicapped son, a 55-year-old man here Tuesday shot dead his son before killing himself, police said. The incident happened in Metiabruz area of the city where Awadesh Singh, who worked as an

‘Tenants’ loot Ghaziabad trader’s house

‘Tenants’ loot Ghaziabad trader’s house

Ghaziabad, Aug 19 (Indistan News): Three unidentified armed robbers, posing as tenants, looted cash, jewellery and other valuables from the house of a trader in Ghaziabad Tuesday. The incident occurred Tuesday afternoon in the posh Brij Vihar residential locality of the city. The police said that at about 2.30 p.m., three men knocked on the