Phone-tapping: Union Home Ministry seeks report from Rajasthan govt

The Union government has sought a report from the Rajasthan government on allegations of phone tapping after two audio clips of conversations purportedly regarding a conspiracy to topple the State’s Congress government emerged amidst the ongoing political crisis in the state. Continue Reading

Conviction ratio in police cases pitiful: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah today said conviction ratio in criminal cases in the country is “very pitiful” and age-old police techniques such as giving a suspect the third degree and phone tapping will not yield the desired results in curbing crimes or getting convictions. Continue Reading