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Gurpal Virdi: Be careful going up the ranks in the police

Gurpal Virdi
A RETIRED Asian police officer who was recently cleared of a sex charge has cautioned ethnic minorities in the Metropolitan Police to “be careful” when they are up for promotion. Last week, home secretary Theresa May was urged to review the case of former Met Police sergeant Gurpal Virdi, who was cleared last month of sexually abusing a boy in a po...

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Dawood Ibrahim hiding in Pakistan

Leaked documents showing that a dreaded terrorist wanted by India has been living in Pakistan made headlines in India last weekend, as planned peace talks between the neighbours were called off at the last minute. A dossier on Dawood Ibrahim t More News »
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