Lynched

  • Man beaten to death for stealing a mobile phone battery 07-03-2014 12:32 PM

    A man was beaten to death by people for stealing a mobile phone battery in Jharkhand's Ramgarh district early Friday, police said. According to police, villagers caught Sajid while stealing the battery from a shop and started beating him black and blue. He died on the spot.The body was sent...
  • Couple lynched for practising witchcraft 06-03-2014 02:00 PM

    A couple was beaten to death by their neighbours for allegedly practising witchcraft in a Bihar village. Three people have been arrested for the killings, police said Thursday. The couple's daughter was also injured in the attack. Rameshwar Yadav and his wife Kaushalya Devi were attacked by their neighbours and...
  • Burglar lynched after he kills house owner in Palamu 21-01-2014 08:59 AM

    One person was killed by a burglar, who was later lynched in Pachmo village in Palamu district, police said. 45-year-old Buddhu Ram and his wife (40) resisted the burglar late on Sunday night and in the scuffle, Ram died after being hit by a sharp weapon by the intruder, Superintendent...
  • Evanna Lynch wants to be part of 'Harry Potter' prequel 14-10-2013 03:30 PM

    London: Actress Evanna Lynch is keen to reprise her 'Harry Potter' character Luna Lovegood in author JK Rowling's latest film adaptation, 'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them'. The 22-year-old actress said that when she heard the film was in development at Warner Bros, she tweeted studio bosses and begged...
  • Man killed for objecting to molestation attempt on daughter, accused lynched by mob 08-08-2013 10:02 AM

    In a gruesome incident, a 22-year- old man on Wednesday shot dead a girl's father after he objected to eve-teasing his daughter, and later in retaliation, the youth was lynched by locals at a village , police said. The incident took place in Jawali village at Loni. According to police,...
  • US rating likely to be downgraded again: Merrill 24-10-2011 07:30 AM

    New York: The United States will likely suffer the loss of its triple-A credit rating from another major rating agency by the end of this year due to concerns over the deficit, Bank of America Merrill Lynch forecasts. The trigger would be a likely failure by Congress to agree on...
  • Affluent women worry about outliving money 01-02-2011 11:41 AM

    New York: Affluent women expect to be more active than their male counterparts in retirement, but they are also more worried about outliving their money, according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch study. The vast majority of affluent baby boomers, the more than 75 million Americans born from 1946...
  • Watch: Mob beats up woman on Srinagar streets 14-05-2009 04:34 PM

    The angry mob caught hold of the woman and beat her up. ...
  • Here is how ordinary Americans view the bailout 29-09-2008 02:13 PM

    The question everyone is asking is whether the bailout will work. ...
  • Economy in dire straits, Bush's weekend plans intact 29-09-2008 09:59 AM

    Bush's weekend schedule makes it seem there isn't really any crisis. ...
  • Sacked employees vent their ire on CEO, lynch him 23-09-2008 12:32 AM

    Graziano Trasmissioni's CEO - a company making car parts - was beaten to death. ...
  • Watch: What the historic takeover of AIG means 19-09-2008 03:32 PM

    The $85 bn rescue of AIG is supposed to avoid a financial meltdown. ...
  • Are US' bailout efforts enough for Wall Street? 19-09-2008 01:47 PM

    The US government stepped in with a rescue act to bailout Wall Street. ...