Rampage

  • Jind: 20-yr-old girl found murdered; mob goes on rampage August 26, 2013

    The body of a 20-year-old Dalit girl was found in Jind in a mutilated condition, triggering unruly protests by locals who ran amok at the bus terminus and held up traffic on the Jind-Gohana road for more than three hours on Monday. According to DSP Adarshdeep Singh, the body of the...
  • Army recruitment applicants create rampage in Gorakhpur August 24, 2013

    Thousands of unsuccessful applicants went on a rampage during an army recruitment campaign in Gorakhpur pelting stones at buses and stopping trains. On Friday, which was also the last day of the 'Sena Bharti Mela' at the RPSF camp in Gorakhpur, candidates from Mau district were tested. A total of 362...
  • US soldier behind Afghan massacre apologizes for 'act of cowardice' August 23, 2013

    A decorated US soldier who gunned down 16 unarmed Afghan civilians in a night time rampage in 2012 apologized on Thursday at a sentencing hearing to determine his fate, calling the killings "an act of cowardice." Army Staff Sergeant Robert Bales, a veteran of four combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan,...
  • Three of family hacked to death on suspicion of witchcraft August 18, 2013

    Three members of a family were hacked to death allegedly for practicing witchcraft in a village in Meghalaya's East Khasi Hills district, police said on Saturday. The incident occurred at Smit village late on Friday night, when an unruly mob went on a rampage attacking the three people who were...
  • Kanwariyas go on rampage after CBI officer's car hit devotees August 5, 2013

    A police personnel and two Uttar Pradesh home guards were injured on Sunday when a group of Kanwariyas indulged in stone pelting after some of the devotees were allegedly hit by a car of a CBI officer at Jassi Pura Crossing in Ghaziabad, police said. The incident took place on Sunday...
  • Pune bus driver who went on rampage found guilty of murder April 3, 2013

    Pune: A sessions court held Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation driver Santosh Mane guilty on Wednesday for mowing down eight people and injuring 28 others in January 25, 2012. The judge will pronounce the sentence on the quantum of punishment on April 8. Mane was convicted under Sections 302, 307, 324,...
  • FTN: Is Maharashtra's drought a man made calamity? March 25, 2013

    The politics of drought in Maharashtra is turning violent. Two Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) workers have been arrested after several of them went on a rampage, attacking the Indiabulls office in Mumbai. This came hours after MNS chief Raj Thackeray said that water meant for droughthit farmers was diverted to...
  • Now, suspected MNS workers attack Indiabulls office in Amravati March 26, 2013

    Amravati: Suspected Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) activists once again attacked the Indiabulls office, this time in Amravati. This comes a day after two MNS workers were arrested after several of them went on a rampage, attacking the Indiabulls office in Mumbai. The attacks came after MNS chief Raj Thackeray said...
  • 2 MNS workers arrested for attack on Indiabulls office March 26, 2013

    Mumbai: The politics of drought in Maharashtra is turning violent. Two Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) workers have been arrested after several of them went on a rampage, attacking the Indiabulls office in Mumbai. This came hours after MNS chief Raj Thackeray said that water meant for droughthit farmers was diverted...
  • Thackeray convoy attack: Six MNS workers arrested February 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Six Maharashtra Navnirman Sena workers were arrested in Mumbai on Wednesday for rioting following clashes with Nationalist Congress Party activists after MNS chief Raj Thackeray's convoy was allegedly attacked by the latter on Tuesday night. Two cases have also been registered against the MNS workers in Bandra and Khar. MNS...
  • Pune: 30 cars damaged in overnight rampage July 4, 2012

    Pune: The residents of More Wasti in Chikhali received a rude shock yesterday when they woke up in the morning to find 30 fourwheelers parked around their homes damaged. The police think the unidentified people who went on the rampage in the wee hours smashed vehicle windscreens with stones and...
  • Kerala: Elephant rampage incidents on the rise May 23, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: More and more incidents of elephants on rampage are being reported in Kerala. This has brought the focus back on the debate on the parading of animals at festivals. A toddler was killed and 25 others injured in a stampede when a tusker ran amok in the festivities at...
  • Pune: 'Cheated' by ATM, drunk students go on rampage April 17, 2012

    Pune: Three students pursuing their final year in hotel management from the Metropolitan Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology vandalised three ATM centres in Hadapsar in the wee hours on Monday. The reason they gave the police later was that an ATM had cheated them. Two of them were arrested, while...
  • SP workers create ruckus in Ghaziabad March 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Samajwadi Party workers went on a rampage at an employment exchange office in Ghaziabad on Friday, allegedly beating up an officer too. Two SP workers have been expelled from the party on charges of indiscipline. This comes close of the heels of ten other SP workers being suspended...
  • UP Polls: Policemen go on a rampage February 27, 2012

    Hathras: Police personnel on election duty today went on a rampage damaging vehicles and blocking road traffic after one of their colleagues was allegedly manhandled by a senior officer. Agitated over the incident, the policemen pelted stones at vehicles, blocked AligarhHathras road for several hours and damaged cameras of mediapersons,...
  • Mysore: tuskers turn hostile, kill one June 8, 2011

    New Delhi: Four young elephants went on a rampage in Mysore bringing the city to a complete halt and killing one and injuring few others. It was hours of mayhem as the tuskers went about damaging property, killing cattle. The four elephants said to have entered the city from the...
  • 7 kids, 1 teacher killed in China school attack May 19, 2011

    Beijing, China: An attacker hacked seven children and one teacher to death on Wednesday and wounded 20 others in a violent rampage at a kindergarten in northwest China's Shaanxi province. The slaying marked the latest in a string of attacks on schools nationwide and came despite an ordered boost in security...
  • Alabama shooting: Gunman had hit list of victims March 12, 2009

    Samson (Albama): The gunman who killed 10 people and committed suicide in a rampage across the Alabama countryside this week had struggled to keep a job and left behind lists of employers and coworkers he believed had wronged him, authorities said. The lists found in Michael McLendon's home included a metals...
  • Raj Thackeray asks followers to maintain peace October 21, 2008

    Dombivali (Maharashtra: MNS leader Raj Thackeray, whose arrest has sparked violent protests, on Tuesday appealed to his supporters to maintain peace and cooperate with the police. Raj made the appeal through his lawyers who met him at a police station in Thane district on Tuesday evening. All efforts were being made to...
  • Jerusalem bulldozer kills 3 in a rampage July 2, 2008

    Jerusalem: Israeli authorities are investigating why a Palestinian resident of Jerusalem rammed his bulldozer into several cars and buses Wednesday, killing three people before Israeli police shot him dead. Israeli authorities are labeling it a terrorist attack, although they say there is no clear motive and the man a construction...
  • No horsing around! This horse was a rowdy January 6, 2008

    A horse went on a rampage wounding seven people before it was killed in Purnia, Bihar. ...
  • Punjab: Cong workers go on rampage June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: It's not just Mumbai where elections are throwing up controversies. With just a fortnight to go for Assembly elections in Punjab, CNNIBN has gained access to footage released by the Akalis showing how Congress supporters went on a rampage in the Beas Assembly segment in Amritsar district on...
  • Wannabe UP cops destroy, molest November 6, 2006

    Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh): On Sunday, about 17,000 aspiring policemen found the question paper assessing their suitability to become constables too difficult. So what did about 4000 of them do? Well, they went on a rampage damaging public property, dragged women out of cars and molested them. Aspiring policemen or hooligans?...
  • Girl power hits college campuses August 31, 2006

    Meerut/Chandigarh: Students damgaged property at a university official's home in Meerut and in Chandigarh they coerced authorities to allow cell phones on a college campus. The agitated demonstrations would have been routine, but for the fact that they were carried out by women. Students of Ismail Girls Degree College in Meerut...