India’s Anti-Drug Agency To Get A Major Revamp

The proposal aims at redesigning the governance architecture of NCB, its capacity of investigation and intelligence and making it more professional and effective…reports Sumit Kumar Singh The Indian government is planning to revamp its federal drug law enforcement and intelligence agency – Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) — with creation of 3,689 new posts, canine squads,

Life Imprisonment For Father Thomas & Sister Steffi

A CBI Special Court on Wednesday sentenced Catholic priest Thomas M Kottur to two life terms and co-convict Sister Steffi to life imprisonment for the murder of Sister Abhaya in Kottayam 28 years ago. Judge K Sanilkumar also imposed fines of Rs 5 lakh each on the two convicts. Kottur has to pay additional Rs

Sister Abhaya Gets Justice

In a landmark judgement on Tuesday, a CBI court here after nearly three decades of Sister Abhaya murder, found two of the prime accused guilty in the ‘infamous’ case that has seen several ups and down and even a third accused set free. The judge K. Sanalkumar, however, reserved the sentencing on the quantum of

Indian Muslim Body Condemns France Attack

The Indian Muslims for Progress and Reform (IMPAR) on Friday condemned the murder of a French school teacher and also the attacks on three innocent civilians in Nice. “IMPAR, a body of more than 10,000 prominent Muslims of India and Indian origin worldwide, wish to unequivocally condemn in the strongest possible terms the terrorist incidents