Author : BG Rajeswar


Maha ATS raids illegal  phone exchange in Hyderabad

Maha ATS raids illegal phone exchange in Hyderabad

Jun 22,2017 , 03:07 AM IST | Telangana
State intelligence has stepped up its surveillance following the arrest of two suspects from Hyderabad by the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad last week for running illegal telephone exchange for allegedly aiding international espionage. 
More skeletons likely to tumble: Kukatpally land scam

More skeletons likely to tumble: Kukatpally land scam

May 30,2017 , 01:45 AM IST | Telangana
Cyberabad police has intensified its probe into the massive land scam estimated to be over Rs 10,000 crore that surfaced following the arrest of two directors of Trinity Infra Ventures Limited and a sub-registrar.
Increase in smuggling of Alprazolam, ganja- a serious cause for concern

Increase in smuggling of Alprazolam, ganja- a serious cause for concern

Apr 12,2017 , 03:53 AM IST | Telangana
It appears the smuggling of Alprazolam is on the rise in the last three years if the increasing quantity of seizures by the Prohibition and Excise department in Telangana is any indication.
Intel agencies of Telangana, AP on high alert

Intel agencies of Telangana, AP on high alert

Mar 24,2017 , 03:29 AM IST | Telangana
Intelligence wings of the two Telugu states have been put on high alert after Bangladesh has submitted a report to the Indian government stating that about 2,010 operatives of the Harkat-Ul-Jihadi Al-Islami (HUJI) and Jamaat-Ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) had entered India by end of 2016. 
Bowenpally SI defies DCP’s order

Bowenpally SI defies DCP’s order

Feb 24,2017 , 04:39 AM IST | Telangana
The investigation of a cheating case registered by the Bowenpally police in the North Zone limits is a classic example of how some police officials protect their own. In this case, one of the main accused, a retired bank manager identified as Rajasekhar Prasad was not arrested even after Deputy Commissioner of Police, North Zone, B Sumathi directed the police officer to arrest the accused immediat
Staff crunch takes toll on Telangana Prisons department

Staff crunch takes toll on Telangana Prisons department

Feb 12,2017 , 03:56 AM IST | Telangana
Telangana prisons department is suffering from serious staff crunch. Though this issue has been raised time and again by the middle level officials, the higher-ups never voiced their ire against successive governments. The quality of prisons administration has been badly hit due to manpower crunch and corruption has taken a centre stage. But higher officials have always tried to keep this issue un
Special court to try Nayeem cases soon

Special court to try Nayeem cases soon

Feb 03,2017 , 03:33 AM IST | Telangana
The Telangana government is planning to constitute a special court to try all the cases related to the late gangster Nayeemuddin to ensure speedy delivery of justice.
Tainted ex-DEO gets official shield ?

Tainted ex-DEO gets official shield ?

Feb 02,2017 , 04:40 AM IST | Telangana
It appears that officials in the Directorate of School Education (DSE) of Telangana have no respect or fear for their superiors.
Are Tamil Tigers regrouping?

Are Tamil Tigers regrouping?

Jan 28,2017 , 03:33 AM IST | National
Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), thought to have been decimated after the killing of its chief Velupillai Prabhakaran, has been making efforts to regroup and revive internationally with focus on Sri Lanka and Tamil Nadu.
Suspect anything, everything: Ministry Home Affairs

Suspect anything, everything: Ministry Home Affairs

Jan 25,2017 , 02:58 AM IST | National
Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) concealed in loudspeakers and amplifiers may go off at public meetings during the Republic Day celebrations. Bombs disguised like torches, cameras, toys and even perfume bottles may also be used by terror groups to sabotage the Republic Day celebrations,” warned the Internal Security Wing of the Ministry Home Affairs (MHA). 
CCTV cameras soon in jails

CCTV cameras soon in jails

Jan 22,2017 , 05:40 AM IST | Telangana
Although reforms being implemented in prisons have started yielding good results, there are still some habitual offenders and hardcore criminals who gang up inside prisons and plot their future operations. Cases of notorious criminals operating from the four walls of the prison through nefarious means are not far to seek.
More skeletons tumble out of cupboard

More skeletons tumble out of cupboard

Jan 20,2017 , 06:40 AM IST | Telangana
More details are emerging in Madarsa scandal even as the Sarva Siksha Abhiyan (SSA) officials are slow in processing the file. No complaint has been lodged against former District Educational Officer M Somi Reddy.
Satakarni tax sops not reaching audience

Satakarni tax sops not reaching audience

Jan 19,2017 , 02:10 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Movie goers in the two Telugu states are being taken for a ride by exhibitors screening the Balakrishna-starrer ‘Gautamiputra Satakarni’, which has been doing well at the box office.
Unsafe buildings in Hyderabad to face Fire Services axe

Unsafe buildings in Hyderabad to face Fire Services axe

Jan 14,2017 , 05:06 AM IST | Telangana
The Telangana State Disaster Response and Fire Services Department is all set to take action against the establishments and institutions being run from the buildings which have been found unsafe.
Crucial records vanish, courtesy DEO-cum-PO

Crucial records vanish, courtesy DEO-cum-PO

Jan 14,2017 , 04:18 AM IST | Telangana
rucial records pertaining to over Rs 35 crore ‘Madarsa scandal’ have reportedly disappeared from the office of the Sarva Siksha Abhiyan (SSA), Hyderabad district, allegedly with the knowledge of the present District Educational Officer (DEO) G Ramesh, who is the Project Officer of SSA.
Taking sheen off white-collar crime

Taking sheen off white-collar crime

Dec 29,2016 , 04:07 AM IST | Telangana
The jewellers, who were arrested on Wednesday on a charge of fabricating 5,200 advance receipts in the name of fictitious customers to show if they had sold Rs 97.85 crore worth of gold, could have believed in their ability to wriggle out of wrong-doing. They could have thought that they had all the right connections and resources to go ahead.
BCCI official falls prey to cybercrooks

BCCI official falls prey to cybercrooks

Dec 21,2016 , 03:30 AM IST | National
Selection committee chairman of the BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) MSK Prasad landed in trouble following fake facebook posts creating misunderstanding between him, the Board and the management of the Indian cricket team. In fact, cybercrooks targeted him apparently to cause embarrassment and have fun out of it.
Cops can now peep into social media accounts

Cops can now peep into social media accounts

Dec 14,2016 , 04:46 AM IST | Telangana
Social media networks in India have grown exponentially. With over 250 million internet users, every third internet user in India has a personal profile on social media.
Cybercrooks prey on rich women

Cybercrooks prey on rich women

Dec 07,2016 , 04:06 AM IST | Crime
Some organised gangs are on the prowl in and around Hyderaba­d which know each and every movement of their targets and their family members.