MURDERS

  • Delhi polls: Law and order a key issue as there are only 80,000 policemen for 17 million people January 8, 2015

    Only 80,000 policemen for 17 million people in Delhi shows the woeful imbalance which can be one of the reasons behind over 100 per cent increase in murders and robberies within a year. Records show that over 70 per cent of cases in the national capital are unsolved, even as...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 7, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay January 7, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Sunanda Pushkar murder mystery: Will the truth ever come out? January 7, 2015

    Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Wednesday denied claims made by former Union minister and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor in his letter. Tharoor had accused Delhi Police of "repeatedly physically assaulting" and intimidating his domestic help into "confessing" that they both murdered Sunanda Pushkar. ...
  • News 360: 12 killed in an attack on French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo's office in Paris January 7, 2015

    Unknown gunmen on Wednesday opened fire and shot down at least 10 journalists and two policemen in Charlie Hebdo's Paris office. The Charlie Hebdo is a French satirical weekly newspaper. ...
  • How things transpired between Sunanda Pushakr and Shashi Tharoor before her death January 7, 2015

    The high profile death case of Sunanda Pushkar has made some startling revelations as the post mortem report revealed that it was the death due to poisoning. But the question who killed Sunanda still remains unanswered. Two days before the murder Sunanda and her husband and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor...
  • Several angles unfolding in Sunanda Pushkar death probe January 7, 2015

    The high profile death case of Sunanda Pushkar has made some startling revelations as the post mortem report revealed that it was the death due to poisoning. The Delhi Police has filed a murder case under Section 302 of IPC and will questioning all the relevant people including her husband...
  • Sunanda Pushkar was in relaxed, 'rest sleep' state at the time of her death, claims AIIMS report January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: The latest revelation in the Sunanda Pushkar death case, the report by AIIMS doctors claims that she was in relaxed, 'rest sleep' state at the time of her death. The inference of this report could mean that her death was a case of murder. The AIIMS report states that...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 6, 2015

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  • Dramatic twist in Sunanda Pushkar death, police file murder case, husband Shashi Tharoor 'stunned' January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: In a dramatic twist almost a year after the death of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar, the Delhi Police on Tuesday registered a case of murder. Sunanda was found dead under mysterious circumstances in her room of the Leela hotel in Delhi on January 17, 2014. According...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay January 6, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Sunanda Pushkar was poisoned, says Delhi Police; files murder case January 6, 2015

    A year after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in her hotel room, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said that a murder case has been filed in it. Sunanda Pushkar was staying at the Leela Hotel in the national capital when she was found...
  • Sunanda Pushkar murder: CPI demands Shashi Tharoor's resignation January 6, 2015

    Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition CPI-M and BJP in Kerala on Tuesday demanded resignation of Shashi Tharoor as Lok Sabha member from Thiruvananthapuram in the wake of the Delhi police registering a murder case in connection with the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar a year ago. CPI-M veteran and State Opposition leader...
  • Shashi Tharoor 'stunned' over Delhi Police filing murder case in wife Sunanda Pushkar's death January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress leader and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor has said he was stunned over the Delhi Police filing murder case in the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. While Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi has said anyone required to be investigated will be called, Tharoor assured the police...
  • Delhi Police to probe Sunanda Pushkar's death as murder case, Shashi Tharoor to be questioned January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: A year after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in her hotel room, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said that a murder case has been filed in it. Sunanda Pushkar was staying at the Leela Hotel in the national capital when she...
  • Samajwadi Party MLA Kaptan Singh Rajput gets life imprisonment in a 13-year-old murder case January 5, 2015

    Jalun: Ruling Samajwadi Party MLA from Charkhari Kaptan Singh Rajput was held guilty along with his brother by a local court in a 13-year-old murder case and will face disqualification. According to the prosecution, Kishan was attacked and killed by Kaptan and his brother on April 20, 2002. An FIR...
  • US: 2-year-old accidentally kills his mother in Walmart December 31, 2014

    Hayden: A 2-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his mother after he reached into her purse at a northern Idaho Walmart and her concealed gun fired, authorities said on Tuesday. Veronica J Rutledge, 29, was shopping with her son and three other children, Kootenai County sheriff's spokesman Stu Miller said. Rutledge...
  • Jessica Lall murder case: Manu Sharma out on 30 days parole December 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, undergoing life term for killing model Jessica Lall in 1999, was on Friday granted parole for 30 days by the Delhi High Court so that he can appear for his post-graduation exams. A vacation bench of Justice S Muralidhar granted parole to 37-year-old Sharma...
  • LN Mishra murder: Delhi court awards life sentence to all four convicts December 18, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday sentenced all the four convicts in the LN Mishra murder case to life imprisonment. Delhi's Karkardooma court had convicted Ranjan Dwivedi, Santoshananda Avadhuta, Sudevananda Avadhuta and Gopalji in the case on December 8. The case relates to the bomb blast at a function...
  • Tamil Nadu: Class X student arrested for alleged rape, murder of minor girl in Vellore December 17, 2014

    Chennai: The police have arrested a class 10th student in the alleged rape and murder of a minor girl in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu. The accused was hiding in Hosur town of Krishnagiri district and is being bought to Vellore for further investigations. The motive of the crime is not...
  • Tamil Nadu: Unidentified men allegedly rape, murder minor girl student in Vellore December 16, 2014

    Chennai: Unidentified men allegedly rape and murder a minor girl student in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu. The class VI student's body was found with her hands and legs tied in a mango orchard. She went missing since Monday after school hours. Police investigation is underway. ...
  • Haryana: One more arrested in gangrape of woman, murder of child December 14, 2014

    Rewari (Haryana): One more person was arrested on Sunday in connection with the case wherein a 25-year-old migrant woman was allegedly gangraped and sold to a man while her three-year-old child was strangulated to death here, police said. The accused has been identified as Dayachand, a resident of Bhagana village of...
  • India came close to killing Dawood in Karachi, called off operation after a last minute phone call: sources December 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Almost a year ago India came very close to eliminating Dawood Ibrahim, the country's most wanted terrorist and accused in the 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts, who is being shielded by Pakistan. A team of Indian commandos had infiltrated into Pakistan to hunt Dawood and were all set...
  • Timeline of 1975 Lalit Narayan Mishra murder case December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Timeline of the 1975 murder case of then railway minister Lalit Narayan Mishra: June 2, 1975: Mishra goes to Samastipur to declare open the Samastipur-Muzaffarpur broad gauge railway line. A bomb explosion on the dais seriously injures him. June 3, 1975: Mishra dies at the railway hospital in Danapur. June 9,...
  • British-Indian millionaire Shrien Dewani acquitted in wife's murder case December 8, 2014

    Cape Town: British-Indian millionaire Shrien Dewani, accused of plotting the murder of his Indo-Swedish bride during their honeymoon in Cape Town in 2010, was acquitted on Monday as a South African court dismissed the case against him, citing lack of evidence. Judge Jeanette Traverso threw out the high-profile case against 34-year-old...
  • Delhi court convicts 4 people in 40-year-old ex-railway minister LN Mishra murder case December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday convicted four people in a case relating to the murder of former railway minister LN Mishra at a function in Bihar nearly 40 years ago. The court has fixed December 15 for hearing arguments on the quantum of punishment. The case relates to the bomb...
  • Dalit triple-murder case: Devendra Fadnavis assures speedy probe November 30, 2014

    Javkheda (Maharashtra): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday met the family members of three Dalits who were brutally killed in October and assured a speedy police probe into the matter. The Chief Minister's visit comes amid protests by various political parties which condemned the brutal killings of the Dalit family...
  • Delhi: People protest against murder of 6-year-old child November 30, 2014

    New Delhi: People were out on streets in the national capital protesting against the murder of 6-year-old child in Ranjit Nagar on Saturday. The police have arrested a 17-year-old youth for the murder. The child's dead body was found with his throat slit along with multiple stab wounds. The juvenile had...
  • Egypt: Outrage against Hosni Mubarak verdict, one killed in protests November 30, 2014

    Cairo: At least one person was killed and nine others injured when police clashed with demonstrators who were protesting in Cairo to denounce an Egyptian court's verdict to drop a murder charge against ousted president Hosni Mubarak. Over 3,000 protesters took to the streets and gathered near Tahrir Square on Saturday...
  • Delhi: 6-year-old boy found murdered after kidnapping November 29, 2014

    New Delhi: A six-year-old boy who was kidnapped for ransom from central Delhi's Ranjit Nagar area was found dead today in a park in south-west Delhi's Naraina area. According to police, Ganesh was allegedly kidnapped from outside his residence at central Delhi's Ranjit Nagar last evening with the kidnappers having demanded...