Murders

  • Woman suffering from depression kills three daughters 23-04-2014 09:32 PM

    A woman suffering from depression allegedly murdered her three minor daughters in Rajasthan's Alwar district. 28-year old Bina Bai Koli along with her three daughters Monika (6), Khushbu (4) and Muskan (2) went missing from her home on Tuesday morning. When she returned home last evening, her in-laws asked her...
  • Tribal woman sentenced to 4-year rigorous imprisonment for killing brother 23-04-2014 03:12 PM

    A tribal woman was on Wednesday sentenced to four years of rigorous imprisonment for beating her brother to death in 2011. The court of Additional District Judge II of East Singhbhum Deepak Nath Tiwari convicted Guruwari Tudu under section 304(II) IPC and sentenced her to four years RI. Guruwari's father...
  • Man sentenced to death for setting ablaze his wife, 3 daughters in 2008 23-04-2014 01:15 PM

    A man has been sentenced to death by a local court for killing his wife and three children six years ago. Additional district judge SM Haseeb on Tuesday said that the case fell in the "rarest of rare category" and awarded capital punishment to Hashim Sheikh. Sheikh had burnt alive...
  • Shamli: Protests erupt after school student stabbed to death over old enmity 23-04-2014 01:14 PM

    A school student has been stabbed to death allegedly by two miscreants at Kairi village in the neighbouring Shamli district, police said. The victim, Kuldeep Kashyap (16) was attacked on Tuesday when he was returning from school in the village under Babri police station, they said. Irate villagers later blocked...
  • Nine sentenced to life imprisonment for murder committed five years ago 22-04-2014 12:06 PM

    Nine persons have been sentenced to life imprisonment by the District and Sessions Court of Palamau for murdering a person five years ago. District and Sessions Judge of Palamau J K Dubey convicted Biku Yadav, Shankar Chouhan, Virendra Chouhan, Jairam, Rajendra Singh, Ravindra Chouhan, Vijay Chouhan, Rakesh Singh and Rambachan...
  • Suspecting an illicit relationship, man strangulated wife to death 21-04-2014 11:38 PM

    Suspecting his wife of having an illicit relationship, a man allegedly strangulated her to death in Kulesra village in Greater Noida on Monday, police said. The deceased has been identified as Anuradha (26). Her husband Anand Kumar has been arrested, police said. Anand hit Anuradha with a hard object and...
  • After denying ticket, BSP expels its MP Dhananjay Singh 21-04-2014 09:30 PM

    New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Monday expelled its sitting MP from Jaunpur, Dhananjay Singh, who is facing several criminal cases including murder and rape, for anti-party activities. Singh, who was elected as MP on BSP ticket in 2009 Lok Sabha elections, had announced to contest as an Independent...
  • Liquor shop salesman shot dead 20-04-2014 11:40 PM

    A liquor shop salesman, who refused liquor to some men on Saturday night, was shot dead in Dankaur area of Bhatta village, police said on Sunday. Some men asked Sabinder to open the shop and give them liquor. When Sabinder refused, one of them took out a gun and shot...
  • Man kills wife and daughter; hangs self 19-04-2014 03:17 PM

    A man allegedly killed his wife and three-year-old daughter here following which he hanged himself, police said on Saturday. 26-year old property dealer Ashu Kumar killed his wife Shah Kumbhri (24) and daughter Chhavi with a sharp object at their residence in Rampuri locality under Kotwali police station on Friday...
  • Delhi HC upholds conviction of man for rape, murder of 3-year-old girl 18-04-2014 06:12 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has upheld the conviction of a 56-year-old man for brutally raping and murdering a three-year-old girl, saying the offence fits the description of a crime of "exceptional depravity". The court, however, deferred its decision to July 11 as to whether the convict be sent...
  • Arunachal Pradesh: Missing poll official found dead 18-04-2014 02:18 PM

    Itanagar: A polling official who went missing on April 9 from Siine Village of East Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh, was found murdered in a gorge here, police said on Friday. "Police recovered the body of Mathew Dabi from a gorge near the village yesterday," East Siang SP D Arya...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Bail plea of 3 murder accused rejected 18-04-2014 02:10 PM

    A local court rejected the bail plea of three persons accused of killing two brothers during the riots in Muzaffarnagarlast year. District sessions judge Vijay Laxmi on Thursday rejected bail plea of Sehdev, Ajit Singh and Amardeep, accused of killing brothers Shahid and Nawab on September 9 last year, during...
  • Wanted criminal shot dead, arms and ammunition seized 17-04-2014 01:16 PM

    A wanted criminal was shot dead by the police in Sankosai under Mango police station in Jamshedpur Wednesdaynight. Acting on a tip-off, the police in mufti led by Superintendent of Police (city) Karthik S surrounded the rented house of the criminal Maya Bhagat alias Lulha, Senior Superintendent of Police, A...
  • Couple attacked with an iron rod, wife killed and husband critically injured 17-04-2014 12:39 PM

    A couple was allegedly attacked with an iron rod, killing the wife and leaving the husband seriously injured, police said on Thursday. Usha(60) was found dead with head injuries and her husband, Jai Bhagwan Bansal (63) seriously injured at their residence in Patel Nagar, they said. An iron rod was...
  • Eye witness in case of abduction and murder of a four-year-old girl, killed 17-04-2014 12:24 PM

    An eye witness in a case of abduction and murder of a four-year-old girl was allegedly killed in Muzaffarnagar after he refused to turn hostile in the court, police said on Thursday. Fayyaz (60), was killed by a sharp object in Khoja Nagal village of the district here on Wednesday....
  • Businessman burnt alive over payment dispute 16-04-2014 10:45 PM

    A 32-year-old businessman has been allegedly set ablaze by three people, including a couple, over a payment dispute in Mathura, police said on Wednesday. An FIR has been lodged against Mohan Lal, a trader, his wife Pushpa and his partner Bobby, following a complaint by the victim's brother-in-law. The accused...
  • Elderly couple found murdered at their residence 16-04-2014 01:57 PM

    Bodies of an elderly couple bearing serious head injuries have been found in Talwandi area in Kota, police said on Wednesday. 60-year-old businessman Rajendra Agrawal and his wife Geeta, 55, were found dead in one of the rooms of their house. A case of theft and murder is being suspected,...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Charges framed against five accused 15-04-2014 06:53 PM

    Charges against five accused in connection with murder of two youths during Muzaffarnagar riots were framed on Tuesday in a local court in Muzaffarnagar. Additional District Sessions Judge Jitender Kumar framed charges against five accused Mujassim, Mujammil, Nadeen, Jahangir and Furkan -- under various sections of IPC in connection with...
  • Maid murder case: Court grants interim bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh 15-04-2014 05:14 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, accused in a rape case, was granted interim bail by a court in New Delhi on Tuesday. Additional Sessions Judge Sarita Birbal granted bail to Dhananjay Singh till May 20, after the complainant in the case withdrew the rape charge levelled against him. The trial court...
  • Doctor mercilessly beaten to death over eve-teasing 15-04-2014 02:47 PM

    A 42-year-old doctor has been mercilessly beaten to death allegedly by three men, after the victim had protested harassing of his daughter by the accused in the Meerut's Inchauli area, police said on Tuesday. According to an FIR filed by his relatives, victim Indresh Parashar was attacked last night by...
  • Woman killed by husband, in-laws for failing to meet dowry demand 15-04-2014 02:12 PM

    A woman has been allegedly killed by her husband and in-laws over dowry in Bhokaheri village area in Muzaffarnagar, police said on Tuesday. According to a case registered against the accused, the victim identified as Pooja, was strangulated to death by her husband Kapil Kumar and in-laws on Monday over...
  • Man shoots wife dead over suspected illicit affair 14-04-2014 07:45 PM

    Suspecting his wife of having an illicit affair, a 49-year-old man shot her dead at their home in Masuri area in Ghaziabad, police said on Monday. The incident happened late on Sunday night after a scuffle broke out between Rahisuddin and his 45-year-old wife Shabana, a senior police officer said....
  • Nitish Katara murder case: Complaint filed against Congress leader for demanding extortion 14-04-2014 06:56 PM

    A prime witness in Nitish Katara murder case has lodged a complaint against a Noida-based Congress leader and "close aide" of DP Yadav for allegedly demanding extortion in Sahibabad area in Ghaziabad. Ajay Katara in his complaint at Sahibabad police station of Ghaziabad, has alleged that Congress leader Kriparam Sharma,...
  • Two held in connection with murder of BSP worker 14-04-2014 02:02 PM

    Two persons were arrested here in connection with the murder of a local BSP worker, police said on Monday. BSP activist Rajkumar was allegedly shot dead by two assailants, identified as Kapil and Sushil, at Shoram village in Muzaffarnagar district over some election related enmity after the Assembly polls concluded...
  • US woman arrested for killing her seven babies 14-04-2014 08:40 AM

    Washington: Police in the US state of Utah on Sunday arrested a 39-year-old woman for killing her seven infants over a 10-year period, the media reported. Megan Huntsman was arrested from her Pleasant Grove home and booked on murder charges, The Salt Lake Tribune reported. Huntsman's ex-husband, who is believed...
  • Mistaken identity: Katihar jail releases murder accused by mistake 13-04-2014 08:07 PM

    In a major goof up, the authorities of Katihar jail released the prime accused in his wife's murder case instead of his father who was granted bail in the same case by a local court, official sources said. The jail authorities released Krishna Singh, who is a prime accused in...
  • Brother-sister duo stabbed to death in Chena 13-04-2014 12:45 PM

    A youth and his sister were stabbed to death by some persons in Chena village in Bareilly, police said on Sunday. The incident took place on Saturday when Virendra (25) and his sister Neeraj (20) were stabbed by one Mukesh and his accomplices, who forcibly entered their house. Both of...
  • Father beats son to death in Delhi 12-04-2014 05:53 PM

    New Delhi: A 21-year-old man was beaten to death by his father after he asked the unemployed man to find work, police said on Saturday. Vivek was spotted lying in a pool of blood by a neighbour at his house in south Delhi's Dabri area. He was rushed to hospital...
  • BSP activist shot dead, 2 people booked for murder 12-04-2014 10:23 AM

    A BSP activist was shot dead allegedly by two persons in Shahpur area of the district, police said on Friday. 50-year-old Raj Kumar was shot at on Thursday and was rushed to a hospital where doctors declared him dead. Two persons have been booked for the murder and a hunt...
  • High Court pulls up Mamata for sharing stage with murder accused 11-04-2014 08:22 AM

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court on Thursday pulled up the West Bengal Chief Minister for appearing at a public event with Trinamool Congress leader Anubrata Mondal who is a prime accused in the Sagar Ghosh murder case. Showing Thursday's newspapers to the state counsel on photos of Banerjee sharing dais...