Murders

  • Omvir Singh murder case: Accused remanded in police custody for 12 hours June 24, 2014

    An accused in the murder case of BJP leader Omvir Singh has been remanded in police custody by a local court in Muzaffarnagar. Acting Chief Judicial Magistrate Garima Choudhry on Monday allowed 12 hour police custody of Monu beginning this morning. Police had sought the custody of Monu for recovering the arms...
  • 52-year-old man stabbed to death by criminals June 24, 2014

    A man was stabbed to death by unidentified miscreants early on Tuesday morning in Jamshedpur on Tuesday, police said. 52-year-old victim, Sudama Singh along with his nephew have gone to relieve on the Swarnarekha river bed after they got down at the Mango bus stand when three miscreants surrounded them and...
  • Three persons found killed with their throats slit June 24, 2014

    In a ghastly incident, three persons were found killed with their throats slit at Kapsandi village in Bihar's Nawada district late on Monday night. Police officials said the throats of all the three persons were slit and they bled to death. The persons have been identified as Umesh Yadav (35), Ravindra...
  • Man arrested for beheading boy over superstition June 23, 2014

    A man has been arrested for allegedly beheading a boy out of superstition for well being of his own ailing children even as his accomplice surrendered before a court in Bihar's Patna district in this connection, a police officer said on Monday. The accused Tuntun Mahto was arrested from the Badi...
  • Two persons arrested for killing woman for dowry June 23, 2014

    A man along with his brother has been arrested while dumping the dead body of his wife here, in an alleged incident of dowry death, police said on Monday. Vijendra Singh, husband of the deceased woman and his brother Rajendra Singh, were arrested on Sunday by the Tanda city police while...
  • 40-year-old man arrested for allegedly solemnising his marriage third time June 23, 2014

    A 40-year-old man was arrested along with his minor bride for allegedly solemnising his marriage for the third time at Milak town in Rampur, police said on Monday. The couple was picked up by a contingent of police on Sunday from a wedding mandap, after a woman claiming to be the...
  • Court awards life sentence to three accused in 2012 murder case June 23, 2014

    A local court in Bihar on Monday sentenced three persons to life imprisonment in connection with a murder of a 10-year-old boy in 2012. Additional District and Sessions Judge of Banka, Sanjay Kumar Singh, passed the order after finding them guilty of murdering the boy. According to the prosecution, Krishnanand was kidnapped...
  • Man allegedly stabs wife to death on suspicion of infidelity in Sambhal June 23, 2014

    A 32-year-old woman was murdered allegedly by her husband in Asmauli area, police said in Sambhal on Monday. Babita was stabbed to death by her husband Rajendra on Sunday evening in Murthala as the latter suspected that she was involved in an illicit relationship, station in-charge Asmauli Yashpal Singh said. He said...
  • Sambhal: Man stabs 32-year-old woman to death on suspicion of infidelity June 23, 2014

    A 32-year-old woman was murdered allegedly by her husband in Asmauli area, police said in Sambhal. Babita was stabbed to death by her husband Rajendra late on Sunday evening in Murthala as the latter suspected that she was involved in an illicit relationship, station in-charge Asmauli Yashpal Singh said. He said that...
  • Bengal's jute industry crisis worsens after workers lynch a mill's CEO June 23, 2014

    Kolkata: Bengal's jute industry crisis is out in the open a week after a jute mill CEO was lynched by workers in Hooghly. Several mills have now suspended operations. The jute mill CEO incident sent shockwaves through the industry. Work is now suspended at the mill as well as three others...
  • South Korea military pushes fugitive conscript to surrender June 23, 2014

    Seoul: The South Korean military sought today to secure the surrender of a cornered fugitive conscript who killed five fellow soldiers in a shooting spree on the border with North Korea. Initial media reports that the 23-year-old sergeant had been captured after a standoff with thousands of soldiers overnight were denied...
  • Man beaten to death allegedly by village head June 23, 2014

    A person was allegedly beaten to death by a 'mukhiya' and his supporters at Dhakjari village in Madhubani district, police said. Benipatti DSP Rajesh Kumar Prabhakar said the incident happened when Tripit Mishra demanded a house under Indira Awas Yojana from mukhiya Santosh Purvey. "According to the FIR, Purvey demanded...
  • DRDO Assistant Director stabbed in Hyderabad June 22, 2014

    Hyderabad: An unknown assailant stabbed the Assistant Director of Defence Research and Development Organisation in the old city area of Hyderabad. The victim was rushed to Hyderabad's Osmania Hospital where he is undergoing treatment. More details awaited. ...
  • Youth thrown out of running train in Bengal, killed June 22, 2014

    Kolkata: A youth died on Saturday after he was allegedly thrown out of a running train near Diamond Harbour in the Sealdah division of Eastern Railway, police said. A Government Railway Police official said Kalu Mollah, 31, was attacked by two people who allegedly threw him out of a local passenger...
  • Tension grips in Mhow after RSS worker's murder June 20, 2014

    Tension gripped Pithampur industrial area near Indore after the alleged murder of a RSS worker, following a dispute between children over playing cricket, police said on Friday. The RSS worker, identified as Prashant Sharma, had gone to the cricket ground in Vishwas Nagar area last evening to pacify a group of...
  • Man wanted for constable's murder arrested in Chandauli June 20, 2014

    A man wanted for the murder of a police constable and who officials claimed was absconding for the last 14 years has finally been arrested, police said on Friday. SP Muniraj said that Ramdular, allegedly a shooter, was arrested by Chandauli police on Thursday and a .32 bore countrymade firearm recovered...
  • Accused in J Dey murder case seeks discharge from case June 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Rohit Tangapan alias Satish Kaliya, arrested in journalist Jyotirmoy Dey ('J Dey) murder case, has sought discharge on the ground that Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) is not applicable against him. "We have filed a discharge application before the sessions court, saying MCOCA is not applicable and...
  • Body of teenage boy from UP exhumed for investigation, family alleges murder June 19, 2014

    Body of a 15-year-old boy from Uttar Pradesh, who was allegedly killed by parents of a girl from their native place in Mumbai, was exhumed for investigation, police said on Thursday. Body of Abhishek Yadav was found dumped in an isolated place in Vasai in the district on Sunday in a...
  • Case against 5 for murder of local trader June 19, 2014

    The police on Thursday said that a case has been booked against five persons for the murder of local trader Sachin Aggarwal. SP HN Singh said that the five accused, identified as Rahul, Jawahar, Pervinder, Manish Choudhary and Vipin, are also facing charges for attacking a family member of Aggarwal,...
  • Delhi: Man shoots self after gunning down wife, her father, brother June 19, 2014

    New Delhi: A family preparing to host a marriage was left mourning the death of four of its members, when their son-in law went berserk gunning down his wife, father-in law and the groom before committing suicide in outer Delhi on Wednesday. The fateful incident took place on Wednesday afternoon Bakhtawarpur...
  • To warn anti-social elements six accused in a murder case paraded in the city by the police June 17, 2014

    Six accused of a murder case were paraded by the police in the city on Tuesday, to give a stern warning to anti-social elements. They had allegedly killed a 31-year-old youth in a gruesome manner on June 16 over removing a vehicle parked on the road. The victim was identified as...
  • Jessica Lal killer Manu Sharma gets 15-day parole for exams June 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has allowed 15 days parole for Jessica Lal murder case convict Manu Sharma. Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, who is undergoing life term for killing model Jessica Lal in 1999 had sought parole to appear for his post-graduation exams in Human Rights and to...
  • Couple found hanging from a tree in Sitapur June 17, 2014

    The bodies of a couple were found hanging from a tree at Muserypur village in the Khairabad area in Sitapur, police said. According to police, Shambhu (40) and his wife Kamla (35) had gone to the market at Kasrela on Monday evening; later, their bodies were found hanging from a tree...
  • Traffic constable mowed down: Is Delhi the capital of rash and negligent driving? June 16, 2014

    A 26-year-old traffic constable was run over by a car after a minor argument in Delhi on Sunday. That argument was over driving in a no-entry zone, following which the three accused mowed down the constable and have now been booked for murder. ...
  • Jessica murder case: Delhi HC reserves verdict on Manu's parole plea June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday reserved its verdict on the parole plea of Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, who is undergoing life term for killing ramp model Jessica Lall in 1999, to appear for his post-graduation exams in Human Rights and to submit his thesis on the...
  • Chinese couple sentenced in rape and murder case of a minor June 16, 2014

    Beijing: A Chinese couple were on Monday sentenced to death and life imprisonment respectively in a rape and murder case in which the husband and wife were accused of raping and killing a minor girl. The Jiamusi Intermediate People's Court of north-east China's Heilongjiang province, sentenced Bai Yunjiang to death...
  • Bangalore: No headway in murder of an MNC Manager June 16, 2014

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police is yet to make headway in the murder of an HR Manager on a multinational company, who was found murdered gruesomely in his eighth floor apartment on Sunday. The Manager - Saurabh Rastogi - originally from Lucknow, has been working with Genpact in Bangalore for the...
  • SP defiant despite deaths of three BJP leaders in Uttar Pradesh June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Concerns are being raised over the falling law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh. Three BJP leaders have been killed in two weeks in the state. The latest was Uttarakhand BJP leader Rakesh Rastogi, who was found dead in his car in Bareilly on Sunday. "The MHA is...
  • West Bengal: Jute mill CEO beaten to death by workers, 6 arrested June 16, 2014

    Kolkata: Six people have been arrested for the murder of a CEO of a jute mill in West Bengal. The CEO was allegedly beaten to death by mill workers over a labour dispute in Hooghly. Angry workers had pelted stones and beaten the CEO with iron rods. West Bengal Chief...
  • Delhi road rage: MHA steps in after 3 men run car over traffic constable June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: A 26-year-old traffic constable was run over by a car after a minor argument in Delhi on Sunday. That argument was over driving in a no-entry zone, following which the three accused mowed down the constable and have now been booked for murder. They now claim that they...