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Hansal Mehta will direct a web series on gangster Vikas Dubey.

Hansal Mehta confirms directing web series on gangster Vikas Dubey’s life: ‘Development begins soon’

By HT Entertainment Desk | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2020 04:29 PM IST
Filmmaker Hansal Mehta has confirmed that he is all set to direct a web series on the life of gangster Vikas Dubey, who was recently killed in a police encounter.
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Amar Dubey (Left) with gangster Vikas Dubey.(File Photo)
Amar Dubey (Left) with gangster Vikas Dubey.(File Photo)

Kanpur gangster Vikas Dubey’s close aide Amar Dubey shot dead in police encounter

By Rohit K Singh | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi | Hindustan Times, Lucknow
UPDATED ON JUL 08, 2020 11:14 AM IST
The Uttar Pradesh Police said on Tuesday that 40 teams and the special task force are hunting for dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey.
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Criminal shot dead, another injured in police encounter near Moga

By HT Correspondent, Moga
UPDATED ON DEC 20, 2019 05:59 PM IST
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Police officers stand guard at the spot where the four men accused in the rape and murder of the woman veterinarian were killed in an encounter in Hyderabad.(STYLE PHOTO SERVICE.)
Police officers stand guard at the spot where the four men accused in the rape and murder of the woman veterinarian were killed in an encounter in Hyderabad.(STYLE PHOTO SERVICE.)

Bodies of 4 men killed in Telangana encounter to be kept for further probe: SC

By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON DEC 14, 2019 01:08 AM IST
The Telangana high court, which was hearing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) petition filed by a group of rights’ activists, directed that the state government take steps to preserve the bodies of the four men – Mohammad Arif, Jollu Naveen, Jollu Shiva and Chintakunta Chenna Kesavulu – till further orders from the Supreme Court.
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US has blacklisted Pakistan cop Rao Anwar for corruption and serious human rights abuse(Representative Image)
US has blacklisted Pakistan cop Rao Anwar for corruption and serious human rights abuse(Representative Image)

US blacklists Pak cop Rao Anwar for corruption, serious human rights abuse

By Press Trust of India | Washington
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2019 08:24 AM IST
Anwar, who was an encounter specialist served as the Senior Superintendent of Police in Malir district of Pakistan’s Sindh province, and is accused of extrajudicial killings.
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Cyberabad Police Commissioner VC Sajjanar briefing media persons about the police encounter in Hyderabad on Friday.(ANI photo)
Cyberabad Police Commissioner VC Sajjanar briefing media persons about the police encounter in Hyderabad on Friday.(ANI photo)

Telangana government forms SIT to probe killing of rape accused in encounter, NHRC to grill cops today

By Srinivasa Rao | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2019 12:15 PM IST
Two separate petitions had also been filed before the Supreme Court seeking a probe into the alleged encounter.
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Cyberabad police commissioner VC Sajjanar briefed media persons about the police encounter with the four accused in the rape and murder of the woman veterinarian, in Hyderabad on Friday.(ANI)
Cyberabad police commissioner VC Sajjanar briefed media persons about the police encounter with the four accused in the rape and murder of the woman veterinarian, in Hyderabad on Friday.(ANI)

Encounters: By fair means and foul

By Deepanjana Pal | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON DEC 08, 2019 12:34 AM IST
When news of the encounter in which four men accused of rape were killed by Cyberabad police broke last week, scriptwriters of popular cinema must have been livid
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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal speaks to media during a press conference in New Delhi, on November 27.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal speaks to media during a press conference in New Delhi, on November 27.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

Happiness over Hyderabad encounter shows people have lost faith in justice system: Kejriwal

By Abhishek Dey | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 06, 2019 01:56 PM IST
All the four accused in the rape and murder of a 26-year-old veterinary doctor in Telangana last week were killed in an encounter in the early hours of Friday.
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A Naga insurgent was killed in a gun battle with Indian Army personnel in Changlang district of Arunachal Pradesh early Saturday morning.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
A Naga insurgent was killed in a gun battle with Indian Army personnel in Changlang district of Arunachal Pradesh early Saturday morning.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Naga insurgent killed in police encounter

By Sadiq Naqvi | Guwahati
PUBLISHED ON SEP 29, 2019 01:35 AM IST
The gunfight took place in Pancham Pahar, Kharsang area of Changlang district, which shares a border with Myanmar and has been a hotbed of insurgency.
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35-40% of junior personnel believe mob justice is natural in cases like cow slaughter. 20% don’t see anything wrong in killing ‘dangerous criminals’ and prefer it to legal trials(Gurpreet Singh/Hindustan Times)
35-40% of junior personnel believe mob justice is natural in cases like cow slaughter. 20% don’t see anything wrong in killing ‘dangerous criminals’ and prefer it to legal trials(Gurpreet Singh/Hindustan Times)

To become a just society, strike a balance between firm and fair law enforcement

By Vipul Mudgal
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2019 06:05 PM IST
A study shows glaring gaps in Indian policing — from unfilled quotas of SC/STs to a dip in women officers.
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A member of the dreaded Mukim Kala gang of Uttar Pradesh, with a bounty of Rs 50,000 on his head, was killed in a police encounter in Saharanpur district on Friday night.(HT File (Reptresentative Image))
A member of the dreaded Mukim Kala gang of Uttar Pradesh, with a bounty of Rs 50,000 on his head, was killed in a police encounter in Saharanpur district on Friday night.(HT File (Reptresentative Image))

Criminal associated with UP’s Mukim Kala gang killed in police encounter

By HT Correspondent | Meerut
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2019 11:35 PM IST
The deceased criminal was identified as Mohd Hafiz, wanted in different cases of robbery, murder and loot in Muzaffarnagar and other districts of western UP.
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Kanni, 50, and Rama, 43, are brother and sister, and have found themselves on the opposite sides of the Maoist rebellion in Chhattisgarh.(Chhattisgarh police)
Kanni, 50, and Rama, 43, are brother and sister, and have found themselves on the opposite sides of the Maoist rebellion in Chhattisgarh.(Chhattisgarh police)

Cop brother hunts his Maoist sister in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district

By Ritesh Mishra | Hindustan Times, Konta (Sukma)
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2019 08:17 AM IST
Maoists enter Bastar from Konta, which borders Telangana and is one of the oldest Maoist bastions.
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Barabanki’s superintendent of police Ajay Sahani said Pappu Jaiswal suffered a bullet wound in his right leg in the retaliatory firing by the police team around two kilometres from Raniganj village under Ramnagar police station in Barabanki.(HT Photo)
Barabanki’s superintendent of police Ajay Sahani said Pappu Jaiswal suffered a bullet wound in his right leg in the retaliatory firing by the police team around two kilometres from Raniganj village under Ramnagar police station in Barabanki.(HT Photo)

1 arrested after police encounter in Barabanki hooch case

By Rohit K Singh | Lucknow
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2019 11:34 AM IST
Pappu Jaiswal suffered a bullet wound in his right leg in the retaliatory firing by the police team around two kilometres from Raniganj village under Ramnagar police station in Barabanki, officials said.
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Akash is one of the shooters of Sandeep Gadoli gang and had been maintaining a low profile since Gadoli was killed in a police encounter in 2016.(Getty Images/Picture for representation)
Akash is one of the shooters of Sandeep Gadoli gang and had been maintaining a low profile since Gadoli was killed in a police encounter in 2016.(Getty Images/Picture for representation)

Member of notorious Sandeep Gadoli gang arrested from Gurugram

By HT Correspondent | Gurugram
PUBLISHED ON FEB 28, 2019 05:21 AM IST
Police on Monday arrested a member of the Sandeep Gadoli gang, identified as Akash alias Akku, 22. He was arrested from Bristol Chowk. One country made pistol with a live cartridge was recovered from him. He is wanted for the murder of a former gangster’s brother.
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The Gujarat government on Monday opposed before the Supreme Court any attempt to disclose the contents of the Justice HS Bedi committee’s final report on alleged fake encounters in the state(PTI/Representative Image)
The Gujarat government on Monday opposed before the Supreme Court any attempt to disclose the contents of the Justice HS Bedi committee’s final report on alleged fake encounters in the state(PTI/Representative Image)

Gujarat govt opposes attempt to disclose report on police encounters

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2018 11:03 PM IST
A bench led by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi allowed the state to place its objection in the form of an affidavit after solicitor general Tushar Mehta asked that the court hear him before it decides on the petitioners’ request for a copy of the report, which was submitted to the court earlier this year by the committee in a sealed cover.
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Yogi Adityanath ordered strong action against the policemen but underlined that the late-night shootout in Lucknow wasn’t an encounter.(PTI File Photo)
Yogi Adityanath ordered strong action against the policemen but underlined that the late-night shootout in Lucknow wasn’t an encounter.(PTI File Photo)

‘Not an encounter’: Yogi Adityanath fends off attacks over Apple exec murder

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2018 06:46 PM IST
Vivek Tiwari, 30, an assistant sales manager with Apple India, died of gunshot injury after a police constable fired at his car because he was trying to drive away.
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Family members of victims killed by a mob on suspicion of child-lifting in Dhule, Maharashtra, July 2, 2018(Satish Bate/HT)
Family members of victims killed by a mob on suspicion of child-lifting in Dhule, Maharashtra, July 2, 2018(Satish Bate/HT)

Don’t just blame social media. We, too, are at fault for lynching deaths

UPDATED ON JUL 21, 2018 05:59 PM IST
Lynching is a malaise that has a cause but are we brave enough to look for it? Or are we willing to be side-tracked by the message or the messenger?
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On Monday, the Rajasthan government came out with clarifications on quota for Gujjars, who have been agitating for the same.(HT File Photo)
On Monday, the Rajasthan government came out with clarifications on quota for Gujjars, who have been agitating for the same.(HT File Photo)

Rajasthan government to drop cases against Rajputs

By Rakesh Goswami | Hindustan Times, Jaipur
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2018 11:48 PM IST
The Rajasthan police registered 24 cases against Rajputs after violence at Sanwrad village in Nagaur district in July last year.
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A Pune court extended the police custody of the four accused in the Bhima Koregaon violence — Sudhir Dhavale, Mahesh Raut, Shoma Sen and Rona Wilson — till June 21.(HT/File Picture)
A Pune court extended the police custody of the four accused in the Bhima Koregaon violence — Sudhir Dhavale, Mahesh Raut, Shoma Sen and Rona Wilson — till June 21.(HT/File Picture)

Bhima Koregaon accused organised lecture in JNU in memory of slain Maoist: Police

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, Pune
UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2018 11:51 PM IST
Police told a court in Pune that four accused, arrested in connection with the Bhima Koregaon violence, were allegedly involved in planning and executing a lecture series in Delhi’s JNU “in memory” of a Maoist, who was killed in a police encounter, to instigate students to join CPI (Maoist).
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Maoists exercise at a temporary base in Chhattisgarh. At least seven Left-wing extremists were killed in encounters with the police recently.(AP File)
Maoists exercise at a temporary base in Chhattisgarh. At least seven Left-wing extremists were killed in encounters with the police recently.(AP File)

Maoist killed in Odisha encounter, firearms recovered

By Debabrata Mohanty | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON MAY 18, 2018 06:27 PM IST
The Left-wing extremist was shot dead near Panasapadar village in Malkangiri district, during a joint operation conducted by Andhra Pradesh and Odisha police.
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In March, police in Narayanpatna block engaged Maoists in a fire exchange during which for women cadre of the rebels were killed.(HT File Photo)
In March, police in Narayanpatna block engaged Maoists in a fire exchange during which for women cadre of the rebels were killed.(HT File Photo)

Two Maoists killed in police encounter in Odisha

By Debabrata Mohanty | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
PUBLISHED ON MAY 13, 2018 03:05 PM IST
Police said nearly 10 to 12 Maoists had assembled near the village when the security forces raided the spot. During the encounter, the other rebels managed to escape.
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