Chennai: The Crime Branch today arrested the alleged kingpin in the IPL betting racket while conducting searches here. Police conducted searches at the house of the alleged kingpin Prashanth and recovered some mobile phones and laptop besides some documents and cash. Police did not elaborate on the seizure but said they would seek his custody [...]
Author Archive: Md Subhan
I have been working as a crime reporter in Hyderabad for the past 17 years. I was encouraged to be a journalist by my late father. As a journalist I try to do something unique for society, especially the poor who suffer the most.
Three pimps and two customers were arrested. Five sex workers were sent to a rescue shelter. The task force on Saturday night conducted a surprise raid at a house at Kamsali Bazar where flesh trade allegedly flourished since a year or so. At the time of the police barging into the brothel, the house had [...]
The Owaisi brothers, who virtually rule the collective mindset of Old City Muslims, are at the receiving end for once. The two MIM leaders — Asaduddin Owaisi and Akbaruddin Owaisi — are facing uncomfortable questions from citizens in their constituencies, who want to understand their sudden change of mind about the MIM’s alliance with the [...]
In a bone-chilling incident that mocks at the law of the land, a man, M Bassapa, 45, and his minor son, M Ravinder Kumar, committed suicide on Tuesday night after they were beaten up by elders in the panchayat charging them with a fake offence. Basappa, aged 45 was a mason, and his son, Ravinder, [...]
The kidnapping of a minor girl by her teacher a month ago remains unsolved, with the suspect still on the run. The case of a minor girl who was kidnapped by her teacher just got murkier. The teacher’s wife has gone into hiding with her two children, three days after lodging a missing report on [...]
The City police commissioner Anurag Sharma has sounded high alert in view of the Babri Masjid demolition day, December 6. Since Islamic organisations observe it as Black Day, police are on their toes to prevent untoward incidents. City situation is more fragile due to the continued skirmish at Charminar. Naaka Bandi (vehicle checkings) are being [...]