CRIME

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  • Is the UP Police serious when it says vulgar clothes lead to rape? 22 hours 0 minutes ago

    In a bizarre explanation for the rise in rape cases in the state, the Uttar Pradesh Police have now blamed mobile phone culture, bad influence of western culture and indecent dressing sense among women as reasons behind it. ...
  • UP Police blames mobile phones, indecent dressing, vulgar advertisements for rise in rape cases Yesterday

    New Delhi: In a bizarre explanation for the rise in rape cases in the state, the Uttar Pradesh Police have now blamed mobile phone culture, bad influence of western culture and indecent dressing sense among women as reasons behind it. The observations were part of a reply to a Right...
  • Bangladesh Islamist leader sentenced to death for crimes during 1971 war against Pakistan Yesterday

    Dhaka: Bangladesh's fundamentalist Jamaat-e- Islami chief Matiur Rahman Nizami was on Wednesday sentenced to death by a special tribunal for his role in the killing of thousands of people during the nation's independence war against Pakistan in 1971, triggering fears of violence. "He shall be hanged by neck until he is...
  • Indian-origin taxi driver jailed in Britain for sex attack 2 days ago

    London: An Indian-origin taxi driver has been jailed in Britain for a sex attack on a young woman passenger while she was drinking. Nottingham Crown Court heard that Dhanraj Singh, 24, and a father of two, is a Bhangra dancer and singer. He was due to fly to Mumbai to film...
  • Afghan cleric gets 20 years in jail for raping 10-year-old 3 days ago

    Kabul: In a landmark judgment, a cleric in Afghanistan has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for raping a ten-year-old girl. And unlike many previous cases, the victim is not being made to share the blame. The court rejected the cleric's claim that the sex was consensual. The verdict...
  • China mulls scrapping death penalty for nine crimes 4 days ago

    Beijing: China, accused by rights groups of carrying out world's largest number of executions every year, now plans to cut down death penalty for nine crimes including smuggling weapons and nuclear materials. The draft amendment to the Criminal Law was submitted to the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, the...
  • Bangalore: Angry parents protest as school, where a child was raped, reopens 4 days ago

    Anxious parents gathered outside the Bangalore school where a three-year-old was allegedly raped, questioning how the school can reopen without a go-ahead. The school has reopened on Monday after Diwali. While classes from the 1st to 5th standard have opened, there is no clarity on when classes 6th and 7th...
  • Female infanticide: Mother booked for killing her two-year-old daughter 4 days ago

    Udaipur: An incident of alleged female infanticide has been reported from Rajasthan's Udaipur district. The mother of three girls allegedly killed her two-year-old daughter in Sakroda village. The woman named Rekha Kanwar was reportedly under pressure to give birth to a boy after three daughters. On being verbally tormented by...
  • Bangalore school, where 3-year-old was allegedly raped, reopens partially, confusion prevails over some classes 4 days ago

    Bangalore: The school in Bangalore, where a 3-year-old student was allegedly raped by an office assistant, has reopened on Monday after Diwali. While classes from the 1st to 5th standard have opened, there is no clarity on when classes 6th and 7th will open. Parents have been told that nursery...
  • Delhi: Man acquitted of charge of gangrape 6 days ago

    New Delhi: A man, who was accused of gang raping a woman along with his two associates after giving her sedatives-laced drink, has been acquitted by a Delhi court which said the alleged victim has turned "hostile" and there was no evidence that she was raped at all. Additional Sessions...
  • Bangalore rape: School violated CBSE norms, says government 1 week ago

    The state government has accused the school, where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped, of violating the CBSE norms. Due action will be taken as per law against the school, it said. ...
  • Russian tourist alleges molestation in Goa, first at beach, then in hospital 1 week ago

    Panaji: A 32-year-old Russian national was allegedly molested twice over two days in Goa. She was allegedly molested first at a beach and later at Goa Medical College and Hospital in Panaji by a senior medical officer after the police referred her there for a "medical examination". The Goa state health...
  • Pune: Mumbai Police arrests 3 Chhota Shakeel's gang members plotting to kill BJP leader's relative 1 week ago

    Pune: Mumbai Police Crime Branch on Thursday arrested three people from Chhota Shakeel's gang who had plotted to kill a BJP leader's relative in Pune. Two of the accused are shooters from the Chhota Shakeel gang named Hussein Shaikh and Ganesh Bilare and the third accused Amin Shaikh is an ex...
  • Another minor girl raped in Bangalore school October 22, 2014

    Bangalore: In the third such incident in the past four months, a three-year-old girl student was allegedly raped inside a private school in Bangalore on Tuesday, police said. A criminal case has been registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act 2012 and IPC section 376 (rape) on...
  • Kerala: 45-year-old woman dies after being set ablaze in a train compartment October 21, 2014

    Kannur: A 45-year-old woman in Kerala was set ablaze in a train compartment on Monday night. The incident happened in Kannur to Alappuzha Express train at 4:40 am and the woman succumbed to her injuries on Tuesday morning. The train was to depart at 5 AM and there was no...
  • Odisha: Six arrested on charge of sexual assault of minor girl October 19, 2014

    Sambalpur: Six persons were arrested in connection with alleged sexual assault of a minor girl and circulation of obscene MMS and visuals, police said on Sunday. The arrests were made yesterday based on the complaint filed in Mahila police station by the father of the girl. "While six persons were...
  • Goa: 64-year-old man held for allegedly raping minor relative October 19, 2014

    Panaji: A 64-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping his minor niece in South Goa district, the police said on Sunday. The accused, Kondlo Vithoba Velip, living in Morpirla village of Quepem taluka, allegedly confined the 10-year-old girl in a room at a house in his neighbourhood where he raped...
  • Delhi: Court jails married man for raping, cheating woman October 18, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court awarded a 10-year jail term and also slapped a fine of Rs 1 lakh on a man who concealed his marriage and had sexual relations with a woman. The court said that the act by the convict was only to satisfy his lust and he did...
  • Nagaland CM demands exemplary punishment for attack on Nagas October 18, 2014

    Kohima: Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang and lone Lok Sabha MP form the state Neiphiu Rio have demanded exemplary punishment to the perpetrators of the unprovoked attack on Naga youths at Sikanderpur village in Gurgaon on the night of October 15. In a letter addressed to Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh...
  • News 360: Supreme Court grants bail to Jayalalithaa October 17, 2014

    The Supreme Court has granted bail to former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa's and has suspended her sentence. This was the last chance for Jayalalithaa to get a bail before Diwali as the apex court will go on leave for a week after Friday. ...
  • North East attacks: Crimes or hate crimes? October 17, 2014

    A suspected hate crime was reported in Bangalore where a Manipuri student alleged that he was beaten up by people who demanded he speaks in Kannada. Three people had been arrested in connection with the case. ...
  • Gurgaon Northeast Indians attack case: Accused still at large October 16, 2014

    Two Northeast Indians were allegedly beaten up by locals late on Wednesday night in Gurgaon. After the Bangalore case, an FIR has now been registered in the Gurgaon case. The attackers, however, are still at large. ...
  • Uttarakhand: Teenage girl gangraped by four men October 16, 2014

    Roorkee: A teenage girl was allegedly gangraped by four men after being offered a soft drink laced with intoxicants in Haridwar district, police said on Thursday. As per a complaint lodged at Bhagwanpur police station at Roorkee on Wednesday, the incident occurred on October 3 when the 14-year-old victim was...
  • Delhi: Man gets 7 years in jail for setting ablaze wife October 16, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has sentenced a 26-year-old man to seven years imprisonment for unintentionally setting ablaze his wife during a quarrel between them, saying being the husband he was "supposed to take very good care of her" but he did not. Additional Sessions Judge Gautam Manan handed down...
  • Man booked for hurting religious sentiments of wife in UP October 16, 2014

    Rampur: Police have booked a 30-year-old man on charges of fraud and hurting religious sentiments after his wife filed a complaint against him alleging that he had "lured" her into marriage after lying about his religion. The woman, a mother of two, approached Inspector General of Police (IG) after Akran...
  • They told people from Northeast India to leave, shaved my head, says Gurgaon attack victim October 16, 2014

    Gurgaon: Even as the police ruled out a racist attack angle in the attack on two Northeast Indians in Gurgaon, one of the victims had alleged that the people who attacked them said that all Northeast Indians must leave the city. "They told us that all that people from Northeast...
  • Attack on Manipuri student just a scuffle, not a racial crime: Bangalore DCP October 16, 2014

    Bangalore: The Bangalore city police has clarified that the attack on the Manipuri boy was not a racial attack but was just a scuffle. Vikas Kumar Vikas, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) North East district, Bangalore said that the culprit's attacked the boys in a fit of rage as they...