Murders

  • Shopkeepers commented on AP students's blonde hair: Eyewitnesses 31-01-2014 07:14 PM

    After a boy from Arunachal Pradesh was allegedly beaten to death at Lajpat Nagar in Delhi, the eyewitnesses said that the shopkeepers and a few others made some remarks on the victim's blonde hair which led to a fight. They added that the police picked up the boy and later...
  • Arunachal boy dies after altercation in Delhi's Lajpat Nagar 31-01-2014 04:22 PM

    New Delhi: In a gruesome incident, a boy from Arunachal Pradesh, Nido Taniam, was allegedly beaten to death in Delhi. The incident took place on Wednesday at Lajpat Nagar in Southeast Delhi. Nido Taniam, a student, was the son of an Arunachal MLA. His body is in the mortuary of...
  • Techie murder case: Mumbai Railway police recovers CCTV footage 31-01-2014 01:10 PM

    Mumbai: Nearly two weeks after the highly-decomposed body of a 23-year-old IT professional was found in Bhandup in Mumbai, the Railway Police has claimed a breakthrough. On Friday, the Railway police personnel recovered crucial CCTV footage from the Kurla railway station which showed the victim entering the waiting room with...
  • Amanda Knox's murder conviction upheld on appeal 31-01-2014 10:15 AM

    An appeals court in Florence has upheld the guilty verdict against US student Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend for the 2007 murder of her British roommate. Knox was sentenced to 28 1/2 years in prison, raising the specter of a long legal battle over her extradition. After nearly 12 hours...
  • Director of private school gets life imprisonment for ruthlessly killing lady teacher 31-01-2014 08:19 AM

    The 38-year-old director of a private school in Indore was sentenced to life imprisonment on Thursday for killing a lady teacher employed in his institution. While sentencing the director, Arun Panchal under Section 302 of the Indian Penal Code, the Court of Special Judge RP Sharma also ordered him to...
  • Clashes erupt after boy repeatedly harasses girl; 3 killed, 2 police officers injured 29-01-2014 11:59 AM

    Three people were killed and three injured in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr district when two groups clashed after a teenage girl was harassed, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place late on Tuesday in Sainda Faridpur village of Khurja, around 400 km from Lucknow, after the 14-year-old...
  • Mumbai techie murder: No headway as police let go of suspects 29-01-2014 07:53 AM

    Mumbai: Nearly two weeks since the charred body of a Hyderabad based IT professional was found in Mumbai, the investigations have hit a dead end. The four people who were detained earlier on suspicion have now been released and the police it appears will have to start from scratch once...
  • Ponty Chadha case: Court drops murder charges against 21 accused 28-01-2014 07:35 PM

    In a fresh twist in the shootout case involving liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his younger brother Hardeep, a Delhi court has dropped murder charge against all 21 accused including sacked Uttarakhand minorities panel chief Sukhdev Singh Namdhari. The court, however, added offence of culpable homicide not amounting to murder...
  • Furious over petrol pump manager's murder, BJP calls for Bhagalpur shutdown 28-01-2014 02:23 PM

    A petrol pump manager was shot dead by unidentified assailants at Goshala road in Bihar's Bhagalpur town, police sources said on Tuesday. Two motorcycle-borne assailants stopped at Jain petrol pump on Monday night and shot at its manager Jai Kishan Sharma from close range, the sources said. Sharma, aged about...
  • TP Chandrashekaran murder: 11 of 12 convicts get life term 28-01-2014 11:01 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Eleven of the 12 convicts in Revolutionary Marxist Party (RMP) leader TP Chandrashekaran's murder case have been given life sentence by a Kerala special court. Those who have been given life sentence by Additional and Sessions Court judge R Narayana Pisharady include the seven-member killer gang and the three...
  • Two sentenced to death for gangrape, murder of an elderly woman in Sabawala forests 27-01-2014 05:19 PM

    Two men were sentenced to death by a local court on Monday for gangraping and murdering an elderly woman in a village on the outskirts of the city over a year ago. Mehtab and Sushil alias Bhoora were given death sentence by Additional District and Sessions Judge Amit Sirohi after...
  • Criminal shot at in Sikar jail by another inmate 26-01-2014 03:47 PM

    A notorious criminal serving judicial custody was on Sunday shot at by another inmate of Sikar jail in Rajasthan, police said. "Subhash Moond opened fire at Raju Theth inside the jail compound at the time of lunch. Theth got injured and has been referred to SMS Hospital in Jaipur in...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Independent Film 26-01-2014 03:29 PM

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • Murder accused MP Pappu Yadav to contest LS polls against Sharad Yadav 26-01-2014 10:12 AM

    Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav, the controversial former MP who was last year acquitted in the murder of a CPI-M leader on Saturday said he will contest the Lok Sabha election as an independent candidate against JD-U chief Sharad Yadav. Pappu Yadav, said he will contest from two constituencies in...
  • Mumbai techie murder: Police deny any lapses in probing the case 25-01-2014 11:39 PM

    The Mumbai Police denied any lapses in probing the death case of the 23-year-old IT engineer. However, Victim's family had accused the police of carrying a shoddy investigation. Meanwhile, a week after the charred body of the girl was found in Mumbai the police detained four people in the case....
  • IT engineer murder: Mumbai Police detains four suspects 25-01-2014 11:53 AM

    Mumbai: A week after the charred and decomposed remains of a 23- year-old IT engineer were found near a highway in Mumbai, the police have detained four suspects in connection with the murder. The four suspects are auto drivers and have criminal antecedents. Police said that they suspect the girl...
  • Techie murder: Shinde asks to fasten probe, police grappling for clues 25-01-2014 08:29 AM

    Mumbai: A week after the charred and decomposed remains of a 23- year-old IT engineer were found near a highway in Mumbai, her family is running from pillar to post in the hope of getting justice. The girl's father met Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde urging him to intervene...
  • Techie death case: Family meets Shinde, seeks justice 24-01-2014 06:28 PM

    A week after the charred and decomposed remains of a 23-yr old IT engineer was found near a highway in Mumbai, her family is running from pillar to post in the hope of getting justice. The girl's father met Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde urging him to intervene in...
  • Solar scam accused sentenced to life for killing his first wife 24-01-2014 03:04 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Solar scam accused Biju Radhakrishnan was sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering his first wife Reshmi. His mother Rajammal who was found guilty of dowry harassment was sentenced to three years imprisonment and a fine of Rs 50,000. The sentence was pronounced by the Kollam Principal district and sessions...
  • Techie's death case: Shinde asks Maharashtra Home Minister for details 24-01-2014 02:22 PM

    Mumbai: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has written to the Maharashtra home minister regarding the mysterious death of a 23-year-old IT engineer from Hyderabad whose decomposed body was found in Bhandup over a week ago. Shinde has intervened in the matter after the 23-year-old girl's father met him earlier on...
  • Man kills six members of his family in Bulandshahr 24-01-2014 11:06 AM

    A man slaughtered six members of his family in Bulandshahr in Uttar Pradesh over a property dispute, police said on Friday. The incident took place around midnight in Pilkhana village when the accused attacked his father, his brother, his brother's wife, their two children and another family member. All the...
  • Techie death case: Protests in Mumbai as police make no headway 24-01-2014 08:53 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police is under pressure for its inability to crack the case surrounding the mysterious death of a 23-year-old IT engineer from Hyderabad. Her father will meet Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Friday. Her decomposed and charred body was found in Bhandup well over a week...
  • 'Murder 3' actress Sara Loren to romance Taaha Shah in 'Barkhaa' 23-01-2014 04:51 PM

    Mumbai: 'Murder 3' fame actress Sara Loren is geared up for her next titled 'Barkhaa' being produced under Zahara Productions. In the film, she is paired with 'Luv Ka The End' and 'Gippi' fame actor Taaha Shah. Talking about the film, the actress said it is a love story. "In...
  • Solar scam: 3.5-year-old son’s evidence nails Biju in wife murder case 23-01-2014 02:10 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Solar Scam accused Biju Radhakrishnan is found guilty of murdering his wife Reshmi. His mother Rajammal, was found guilty of dowry harassment under section 498 (A) of Indian Penal Code (IPC). The judgement was pronounced by the Kollam Principal district and sessions court Judge Ashok Menon. The prosecution...
  • US: Teen girl charged as adult in strangulation case during a sex act 23-01-2014 12:46 PM

    Phoenix: A 16-year-old girl who police say strangled a man during an apparent sex act has been charged as an adult with second-degree murder, authorities said on Wednesday. Jason Ash, 43, was found dead on Saturday evening in a Glendale apartment. According to court records, he was discovered lying on...
  • Solar scam accused Biju found guilty of killing his first wife 23-01-2014 11:46 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Solar scam accused Biju Radhakrishnan has been held guilty for the murder of his first wife Rashmi. His mother has also been held guilty of harassment for dowry under section 498-A of the Indian Penal Code. The quantum of punishment will be decided on January 25. The solar scam...
  • Mumbai: 23-year-old IT professional was murdered, claim Crime Branch sources 22-01-2014 08:34 PM

    Mumbai: Sources in the Mumbai Crime Branch have claimed that the female software professional who went missing from the city and was later found dead was murdered. Eleven days after the 23-year-old IT professional from Andhra Pradesh went missing; her body was discovered in a burnt state from suburban Kanjurmarg,...
  • Jiah Khan suicide case: Suraj Pancholi charged with abetment to suicide 22-01-2014 03:49 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police has filed a chargesheet in the Jian Khan suicide case. It has charged Jiah's boyfriend and actor Aditya Pancholi's son, Suraj Pancholi for abetment to suicide. The chargesheet filed in the Andheri Magistrate's court is nearly 500 pages and contains forensic reports and witness statements. Main witnesses...
  • Kerala: 3 CPM leaders, 9 others convicted for killing Chandrashekharan 22-01-2014 11:48 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The special court hearing the murder case of Revolutionary Marxist Party (RMP) leader TP Chandrashekaran has convicted 12 people for the killing. Additional and sessions court judge R Narayana Pisharady found the seven member killer gang and three local leaders of the CPI (M) guilty of murdering Chandrashekharan. However,...
  • Verdict in Chandrashekharan murder case expected today 22-01-2014 07:51 AM

    New Delhi: The verdict in the sensational TP Chandrashekaran murder case will be pronounced by a special court at Kozhikode in Kerala on Wednesday. The murder of the Revolutionary Marxist Party (RMP) leader created a political turmoil in the state as the party alleged that CPI(M) orchestrated the murder. The...