Murders

  • 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,...
  • Thane: 19-year-old girl's body found with 12 stab wounds on throat 22-02-2014 10:36 AM

    Thane (Maharashtra): A 19-year-old college girl was found murdered in Kalyan in the district, with as many as 12 stab wounds on her throat. The body of Rajani Ramkumar Verma was found on Friday at Nandivali between Kalyan and Dombivili, police said on Saturday. Her identity was established based on...
  • US: 33-year-old Indian man kills father with sledgehammer 22-02-2014 08:11 AM

    Houston: An Indian-origin man in the US has been arrested for allegedly murdering his 66-year-old father by bludgeoning him with a sledgehammer over a comment made while playing puzzles. Vinayak Shanbhag, 33, has been charged with first degree murder after he pummeled his father Panduran Shanbhag repeatedly on the head...
  • Man kills wife, two children; commits suicide 21-02-2014 11:21 PM

    A 33-year-old man on Friday committedsuicide after murdering his wife and two children in the TajNagar area here, police said. "Altaf Qureshi (33) killed his wife Zahida Qureshi andchildren Saddam (5) and Anjum (3) and later hanged himself inhis house in the early hours of morning," Superintendent ofPolice Rakesh Bhatt...
  • Autorickshaw driver kills American ex-wife, sets himself on fire 21-02-2014 01:21 PM

    A 35-year-old American woman was allegedly stabbed to death by her estranged autorickshaw driver husband in Agra after which he committed suicide, police said on Friday. Bunty (32), the autorickshaw driver, killed his American wife Arianne Willinger (35) following a quarrel and later committed suicide by setting himself afire in...
  • Shame: Man rapes, kills 11-year-old girl in Firozabad 20-02-2014 09:46 PM

    An 11-year-old girl wasallegedly raped and killed by some unknown person on Thursday inMatsaina area in Firozabad in Uttar Pradesh. The girl went to fields this morning and did not return,police said, adding that later she was found dead by herfamily members. The police are probing the matter and no...
  • Lovers' bodies found in Lalkheda Village, honour killing suspected 20-02-2014 09:33 PM

    The bodies of a couple said to be in love against the will of their parents were recovered from the outskirts of the state capital on Thursday, police said. The 16-year-old girl was shot dead and Rajjan, 22, was found hanging from a tree in Lalkheda Village in Banthara area....
  • 30-year-old cop shoots woman dead in Chhatarpur for rejecting his love proposal 20-02-2014 06:40 PM

    A sub-inspector posted atIndergarh Police Station in Gwalior district of Madhya Pradesh on Thursday shot dead a woman with his service revolver in Chhatarpur aftershe allegedly turned down his love proposal yet again. The policeman, identified as Ravendra Singh Bundela (30),was in love with the 22-year-old law student who happens...
  • Friday Release 'Highway': Will it establish Alia Bhatt in Bollywood? 20-02-2014 03:49 PM

    Mumbai: Alia Bhatt already seems to be getting experimental - after playing a fashion-conscious and arrogant young girl in her debut film 'Student Of The Year' she will now be seen as a deglamourised character in 'Highway'. She says she won't do something as bizarre as going bald for a...
  • Dairy owner found murdered near his residence in Ghaziabad 20-02-2014 10:18 AM

    A 27-year-old dairy owner was on Thursday found murdered in a drain near his house in Sahibabad area of the district, police said. They said the role of the victim's friends, who are on the run after the murder, was suspected in the incident. The deceased has been identified as...