Murders

  • Sitting MLA and SP LS candidate Mitra Sen Yadav's car mows down 2-year-old boy 10-03-2014 10:27 AM

    A two-year-old boy was mowed down on Sunday by a speeding car allegedly belonging to Samajwadi Party Lok Sabha candidate from Faizabad constituency, police said. "A case has been lodged in this regard. The vehicle that hit the boy was related to SP candidate Mitra Sen Yadav. We taking further...
  • Three men beat friend to death over a game of carrom, arrested 08-03-2014 07:13 PM

    Three men were arrested on Saturday on the charge of killing a friend here after he refused to pay Rs 300 lost over a game of carom. On February 27, the accused mercilessly beat to death Prakash Suryawanshi alias Munna after he refused to pay the money betted during a...
  • Miscreants shoot AJSU leader Tileshwar Sahu dead, one arrested 08-03-2014 06:20 PM

    Tileshwar Sahu, who had recently joined All Jharkhand Students' Union, was on Saturday shot dead at Barhi in the district, police said. One of the alleged killers was arrested after the incident, Sub Divisional Police Officer Avinash Kumar told reporters here. "Three bullets were fired on his chest from close...
  • Police reconstruct sequence of events in techie murder case 07-03-2014 10:32 PM

    Police on Friday reconstructed the sequence of events leading to the murder of Andhra Pradesh- based software professional Esther Anuhya in January this year, a senior official said. Chandrabhan Sanap, a history-shetter and the lone accused arrested early this week, was asked to enact the chain of events from the...
  • 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...
  • Irked over constant ill-health, man axes ailing wife and mother to death 06-03-2014 08:54 PM

    A man allegedly killed his wife, suffering from cancer, by hitting her with an axe at a village in Bhindas he was annoyed with her constant ill-health, police said on Thursday. Later, he also killed his mother and injured his daughter, they said. The woman, Sunita, was in bad health...
  • BSP MLA's sons arrested for murdering stepmother 06-03-2014 08:33 AM

    The two brothers who had allegedly murdered their stepmother Rehana Begum, wife of BSP MLA HajiAleem Choudhary, in October last year before going on the run from the law were arrested, police said. The accused, identified as Danish (24) and Anas (23), evaded arrest for five months but were arrested...
  • Woman call centre worker stabbed to death in Lucknow 05-03-2014 09:10 PM

    A call centre worker was stabbed to death in Lucknow on Wednesday, police said. Shabnam, 28, was walking to office for the morning shift when some miscreants stabbed her a number of times in the neck and back. The incident occurred near a graveyard close to her house in Hasanganj....
  • Man murders sister-in-law on suspicion of practising witchcraft 05-03-2014 07:29 PM

    A middle-aged-woman was allegedly killed by her relatives who suspected that she practised witchcraft at Uparwara village in Naya Raipur on Wednesday. Four of her relatives were arrested, police said. "Dulari Bai, 52 years old, was beaten and axed to death by her brother-in-law Mehattar Sahu, his wife Rajvantin Bai...
  • Venod Sharma quits Congress, likely to join HJC 05-03-2014 06:24 PM

    New Delhi: Former Union minister and Haryana Congress leader Venod Sharma on Wednesday quit the party and is likely to join the Haryana Janhit Congress of Kuldeep Bishnoi. Sharma, who is currently an MLA from Ambala, has been a close confidant of the state Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. Sources...
  • Mumbai techie murder: Main suspect arrested, police claim breakthrough 04-03-2014 08:34 AM

    The Mumbai Crime Branch has finally made a breakthrough in the murder case of a 23-year-old software professional as it arrested one person from Nashik on Monday morning. The suspect was produced before magistrate court in Mumbai in the afternoon and sent to police custody till March 15. ...
  • Sons hire contract killer for murdering 70-year-old father 03-03-2014 06:04 PM

    A 70-year-old man was murdered by contract killers allegedly hired for Rs nine lakh by his two sons who suspected him of having an extra-marital affair. The victim, Om Prakash, was beaten to death on February 18. His sons Rajesh and Neeraj were arrested last night in Indirapuram area in...
  • Gurgaon: Doubting infidelity, IIM-A alumnus stabs wife to death 03-03-2014 04:53 PM

    Gurgaon: A senior executive with a consultancy firm was arrested on Monday for allegedly stabbing his wife to death at their home in Gurgaone, police said. Rajnish Singh (44), an alumnus of IIM-Ahmedabad, suspected his wife Shweta Bindra (36) of having an illicit affair and after an argument on Tuesday...
  • Feel insecure in Mumbai: Hyderabad techie's uncle 03-03-2014 03:55 PM

    23-year-old Esther Anuhya was found murdered on the outskirts of Mumbai over a week after she went missing in the city in January this year. Her uncle spoke of the trauma the family went through in the days after. ...
  • Mumbai techie murder: One suspect arrested, sent to police custody till March 15 03-03-2014 09:27 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Crime Branch has finally made a breakthrough in the murder case of a 23-year-old software professional as it arrested one person from Nashik on Monday morning. The suspect was produced before magistrate court in Mumbai in the afternoon and sent to police custody till March 15. Mumbai...
  • 25-year-old man strangulated to death by friend 01-03-2014 10:35 PM

    A 25-year-old man was allegedly strangulated to death by his friend following a drunken brawl in Indirapuram area in Ghaziabad, police said on Saturday. Sumit hailing from Jaunpur district was killed last night by his friend Tahir following a tiff over some trivial issues, Indirapuram police station SHO Virendra Singh...
  • Bodies of elderly couple found in well 28-02-2014 11:49 PM

    The bodies of a panchayat sevak and his wife were on Friday found in a well at Tankadih village in Khunti district of Jharkhand, the police said. The police recovered the body of Loharsi Manki (55) and his wife Subodhini (50), who were missing from February 25, Sub-Divisional Police Officer...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Key accused in murder case arrested 28-02-2014 03:44 PM

    A main accused involved in a Muzaffarnagar riots-related murder case has been arrested in Muzaffarnagar, police said. Pappu, son of Mahender Singh is one of the eleven accused in connection with the killing of a youth Nazim, was arrested on Thursday, according to police. A local court later sent him...
  • Police constable killed for intervening in an argument between truck drivers 28-02-2014 08:18 AM

    With the arrest of seven persons, police on Thursday claimed to have solved the case related to the murder of a constable on the Bypass road in Indore on February 25. The accused killed police constable Sandeep Singh Bais (36) after he, with two other policemen, tried to intervene following...
  • Magisterial probe ordered into top police official's suicide 26-02-2014 10:58 AM

    Chhattisgarh Government has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the case of a senior police officer allegedly committing suicide after he shot at his wife and two children in Bastar district. Tabling his statement about the issue in the Assembly in Raipur on Tuesday, Home Minister Ramsewak Paikra said a magisterial...
  • TCS employee murder case: Tamil Nadu Police arrests one more accused 26-02-2014 10:45 AM

    Chennai: The Tamil Nadu Police on Wednesday made the third arrest in the gruesome murder of a 24-year-old woman employee of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS). The accused was arrested from West Bengal and is being brought back to Chennai by train. The arrest came just a day after two migrant...
  • TCS employee murder case: Two arrested, hunt on for accomplices 26-02-2014 09:07 AM

    Two weeks after a 24-year-old TCS employee was found dead, the Tamil Nadu Crime Branch has arrested two people saying that they have confessed to sexual assault and robbery. The hunt is on for their accomplices. Watch the video for more. ...
  • Three mutilated bodies recovered, police launch probe 26-02-2014 08:29 AM

    Police recovered three almost beheaded bodies on Tuesday which were abandoned near a rail bridge here. "It appears that the (trio was) killed somewhere else and the bodies abandoned here. "Every attempt has been made to disfigure the bodies," IG Ashutosh Pandey said. The bodies were recovered in the highway...
  • TCS employee murder: Arrested men confess to sexually assaulting the victim 25-02-2014 05:35 PM

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Police Crime Branch-CID (CB-CID) on Tuesday arrested two people in connection with the murder of a 24-year-old female employee of TCS. In a press release, the state police informed that the two accused, Ram Mandal and Utham Mandal, confessed that they sexually assaulted the victim and took...
  • Suspended police officer who killed wife, self blames ADG in suicide note 25-02-2014 11:37 AM

    A police officer, who was suspended on Monday after a verbal spat with a local court judge, allegedly shot dead his wife and left two of his children injured before committing suicide by shooting himself in Bastar district of Chhattisgarh on Tuesday. In a suicide note recovered, the police officer...
  • Ukraine: Viktor Yanukovich wanted for mass murder 24-02-2014 04:17 PM

    Fugitive Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich, ousted after bloody street protests in which demonstrators were shot by police snipers, is wanted for mass murder, authorities announced on Monday. As rival neighbours east and west of the former Soviet republic said a power vacuum in Kiev must not lead to the country...
  • Delhi: Family of 4 found dead, police suspect murder cum suicide 24-02-2014 10:40 AM

    New Delhi: In a shocking incident, a family of four was found dead in Dwarka, Delhi on Monday. The bodies of a man, his wife and their two daughters were found in their residence. While the two daughters and their mother were found dead on a bed, their father was...
  • TCS employee murder: Inspector suspended for dereliction of duty 23-02-2014 01:07 PM

    Chennai: There has been no headway in the murder case of the TCS employee. A 24-year-old employee's body was found in a highly decomposed state nine days after she went missing. The body was found half a kilometre from TCS office inside government IT park SIPCOT. Kelambakkam Police Station Inspector...
  • Maid murder case: BSP MP Dhananjay Singh denied bail 22-02-2014 03:35 PM

    A court in Delhi on Saturday dismissed the bail application of Bahujan Samaj Party parliamentarian Dhananjay Singh, accused of causing the death of his maid following alleged torture by him and his wife Jagriti Singh. Dismissing the application, Additional Sessions Judge Lokesh Kumar Sharma said the position of victims in...
  • Two arrested for murdering three of a family in Nawla Village 22-02-2014 11:49 AM

    Two persons were on Saturdayarrested in connection with the triple murder case at Nawla Village in Muzaffarnagar, the police said. Two accused identified as Rajpal and Kunnar Singh werearrested on Saturday morning, they said.A case has been registered against six persons, includingbrother of the deceased Promod Tyagi, in the case,...