MURDER

  • Irked over ignoring his calls, co-worker stabs woman to death Yesterday

    Palghar: A 30-year-old married woman was allegedly stabbed to death by her male co-worker after she refused to pay heed to his constant demands to meet him and interact on telephone, police said. The incident took place on Sunday in Wada taluka when accused Ramnarayan Ramsumer (40) attacked the victim finding...
  • Moga murder case: Victim's father accepts compensation, braveheart cremated 2 days ago

    Moga: Ending a four-day protest that had embarrassed the ruling Badal family, the father of the girl molested and pushed to death from a moving bus on accepted the Punjab government's offer of compensation and a job and also agreed for the post-mortem and cremation of the body. The body of...
  • Moga murder case: Orbit bus company to pay Rs 24 lakh compensation to Victim's family 2 days ago

    In the latest development in the row over the death of a minor in Moga in Punjab who was thrown off a bus for resisting molestation, the compensation of Rs. 24 lakh promised to the family by the Punjab government will be borne by the transport company Orbit. The compensation...
  • Moga bus horror: Breaveheart's father accepts compensation from Punjab government 2 days ago

    The father of 13-year-old girl who was molested and pushed to death from a moving bus on Sunday accepted the Punjab government's offer of compensation and a job and also agreed for the post-mortem and cremation of the body. ...
  • Moga murder case: Victim's father agrees for post mortem; accepts Rs 20 lakh compensation 2 days ago

    Moga: Ending a four-day deadlock, father of the girl who was molested and pushed to death from a moving bus on Sunday agreed to conducting of post-mortem and cremation of the body besides accepting the offer of compensation and a government job. The development came while an under-attack Punjab Chief...
  • Moga murder case: Victim's father accepts compensation, says ready to cremate the body 2 days ago

    The father of a 14-year-old girl, who was molested and then thrown off a moving bus on Wednesday in Moga district of Punjab, has accepted the state government's compensation offer on Sunday. He also said that he will soon cremate his daughter's body. The girl's body has been kept at...
  • Delhi Police Crime Branch foils murder plot inside Tihar jail, arrests suspended IAS officer Sanjeev Kumar 4 days ago

    Delhi Police Crime Branch on Friday foiled a murder plot that was inside Tihar Jail. The crime branch has arrested a suspended IAS officer - Sanjeev Kumar for allegedly conspiring to murder his friend Mustafa Khan. ...
  • Suspended Haryana IAS officer plans his friend's murder from inside Tihar Jail, Delhi Police foils it 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Suspended Haryana cadre IAS officer Sanjeev Kumar's alleged plan to get his friend killed has been foiled by the Delhi Police Crime Branch. Sanjeev Kumar had allegedly the plan from inside the Tihar Jail while he was in judicial custody in connection with the Junior Basic Teachers recruitment...
  • Viola Davis to star as Harriet Tubman in HBO movie 1 week ago

    Los Angeles: 'How to Get Away with Murder' star Viola Davis will play Harriet Tubman in a HBO movie about the abolitionist hero. HBO said Monday that the project is based on the biography "Bound for the Promised Land: Harriet Tubman," by historian Kate Clifford Larson. Tubman was born into slavery in...
  • J&K: All four convicts who raped and killed Tabinda Gani in Kupwara in 2007 given death sentence April 24, 2015

    Kupwara: All four convicts in the rape and murder of 13-year-old school girl Tabinda Gani in Kupwara have been given death sentence by a local court in Jammu and Kashmir. The brutal rape and murder took place eight years back in 2007 when the four men brutalised the teenager when...
  • Kupwara: Sentencing of four convicts in Tabinda Gani rape and murder case today April 24, 2015

    Kupwara: Eight years after the brutal rape and murder of 13 year old school girl Tabinda Gani in Kupwara, a local court will handover the quantum of sentence to four convicts. Gani was abducted, raped and brutally murdered by four men in 2007 in Kupwara in Kashmir. The family of...
  • Gujarat: Woman kills husband over his dark complexion April 23, 2015

    Anand (Gujarat): A 22-year-old man was on Thursday killed allegedly by his wife who was unhappy with his dark complexion, following which she has been arrested. "Farzanabano (22), a resident of Sundarana village in Petlad taluka of Anand district, was arrested for killing her husband Farukh Malek today, because she was...
  • Not a juvenile at 16: Will a change in the law be enough of a deterrent? April 23, 2015

    A juvenile in the age group of 16-18 will be tried as adults for heinous crimes after the Union Cabinet cleared a proposal to effect. More than two years after a young girl in Delhi was brutalised and murderously assaulted by six people including a minor in a moving bus...
  • Hyderabad: Businessman strangles his wife after she refused to serve him food April 23, 2015

    Hyderabad: A businessman was arrested on Thursday on charges of strangling his wife, a former air hostess, after she allegedly refused to serve him food. Hyderabad Police arrested businessman Sachin Uppal and his friend Rakesh, who allegedly did nothing to prevent the crime. Sachin, who was being questioned for last three days,...
  • Udaipur: Elderly woman murdered, legs chopped off for silver anklets April 16, 2015

    Udaiur: An elderly woman was murdered by unidentified criminals who chopped off her legs for her silver anklets on Tuesday night. The incident occurred when the woman, Nani Bai (80), was sleeping in her house in Bhainsdakla village in Dabok area alone. Her family members were working in farm and they found...
  • Indian kills wife inside Dunkin Donuts restaurant in US April 15, 2015

    Washington: A 24-year-old Indian national has allegedly clubbed to death his wife inside the kitchen of a Dunkin Donuts restaurant in the US where they both were employed. 21-year-old Palak Bhadreskumar Patel was found beaten to death inside the restaurant kitchen in Maryland. Her husband Bhadreshkumar Chetanbhai Patel is the suspect,...
  • Murder convict disguises himself as visitor, escpaes from Bangalore Central Jail April 11, 2015

    Bengaluru: A murder convict escaped from Bangalore Central Jail on Friday evening. Manjunath disguised himself as a visitor and escaped the prison. He was in the jail for past six years. Search operations have been launched by the police to apprehend him. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob April 9, 2015

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  • News 360: Centre freezes Greenpeace India's all 7 bank accounts April 9, 2015

    The Ministry of Home Affairs on Thursday froze all 7 bank accounts of Greenpeace India with immediate effect. Greenpeace India's accounts were frozen after serious allegations of its involvement in encouraging "anti-development" campaigns across the country. ...
  • Delhi's top gangster Neeraj Bawana, accused of several murders, arrested April 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi's most wanted gangster Neeraj Bawana, who has dozens of cases of murder, attempt to murder and extortion against him, was arrested in the wee hours of Tuesday by the Special Cell of Delhi Police. Police forces of several states were on the look out for him. Special Commissioner...
  • Man wanted in UK for rape, attempt to murder arrested by Delhi Police April 6, 2015

    New Delhi: A 28-year-old man, against whom the Interpol had issued a red corner notice and was wanted for rape and attempt to murder of two young women in Scotland in 2012, was arrested by Crime Branch of Delhi Police in New Delhi. The accused, identified as Raminder Singh, was...
  • Stethoscopes & AK-47s: Pakistan doctors live with daily threats by Taliban March 25, 2015

    Peshawar: When Pakistani doctor Mehmood Jafri gets ready for work in the morning, the first thing he does is put his AK-47 in the car. Then, after briefing the armed guards at his home, he sets off for the hospital where he works in the troubled northwestern city of Peshawar...
  • CCTV footage shows hotel owner being killed by 2 people in broad daylight March 21, 2015

    In a shocking incident in Hyderabad, a hotel owner was killed as he did not serve tea to a customer on time. The assailant tried to assault an employee of the hotel when he couldn't serve him tea on time. The hotel owner tried to intervene and a fight broke...
  • Delhi Police writes to Pak High Commission seeking permission to quiz Mehr Tarar March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Seeking more details in the Sunanda Pushkar murder case, Delhi Police Special Investigation team (SIT) has written a letter to Pakistan High Commission requesting them to facilitate journalist Mehr Tarar's questioning. Sunanda had had a public spat with Tarar on Twitter accusing her of having an affair with...
  • Delhi: 8 arrested in murder case of 24-year-old March 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Eight persons have been arrested in connection with a case of murder of a 24-year-old man over a monetary issue, near Qutub Minar in south Delhi, police said. The arrested have been identified as Neeraj (31), Arvind Kumar (30), Karanjit (27), Ravinder Pawar (24), Kamal (30), Jagmohal Sagar...
  • South African court rejects Oscar Pistorius's appeal March 13, 2015

    Pretoria: Star paralympian Oscar Pistorius had his murder conviction appeal struck off the roll on Friday. "Accordingly, the order that I give in this matter is to strike off the application," Judge Thokozile Masipa was quoted as saying by Xinhua. The application was "ridiculous" and had no precedent in South African law,...
  • Family of six members found dead in Bengaluru; police suspect murder-suicide March 12, 2015

    Bengaluru: A family of six members on Thursday morning found dead in their home in West Bengaluru. The gruesome scene came after when neighbours woke up to them. A tenant, Chandrasekhar said, "I went to buy milk in the morning, windows were shut. The maid later told my wife they...
  • Delhi Police to question Pakistan journalist Mehr Tarar in Sunanda Pushkar murder case March 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Pakistani journalist Mehr Tarar is likely to be questioned by the Delhi Police in the murder case of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar. Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi said, "We will talk to Mehr Tarar as she is the relevant person in the case." Tarar, who is...
  • Former Uttar Pradesh MP DP Yadav, convicted in a murder case, surrenders March 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Former Uttar Pradesh member of Parliament DP Yadav, convicted in a murder case, surrendered on Monday. He has been sent to judicial custody. Yadav will be presented in Dehradun court for sentencing. He was earlier convicted in a murder case of Mahendra Singh Bhati, then MLA from Dadri in...
  • Hummer murder case: Kerala CM Oommen Chandy defends state DGP March 7, 2015

    Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy defended the state DGP, who has been accused of helping businessman Mohammed Nisham. DGP K Balasubramaniam's name cropped up in a CD submitted by Kerala government Chief Whip, PC George to the Chief Minister. ...