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  • Assembly bypolls: Congress candidate booked for abducting two Tribals August 19, 2014

    In a major embarrassment to Congress ahead of Assembly bypolls, the party's candidate for Bahoriband seat, Saurabh Singh, has been booked on the charges of abduction, a report published in TOI said. Bahoriband Assembly seat candidate Saurabh Singh has been booked for abducting two Tribals, the report added. A case in this regard...
  • Two men abduct, gangrape 15-year-old girl August 14, 2014

    A 15-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by two youths in Bhari village of Shamli district, police said. The girl was returning from a shop when the two youth identified as Javed and Mukaram kidnapped her and took her to a vacant house where they allegedly raped her on Wednesday. The girl's brother...
  • Shamli: Case of rape and conversion closed after girl claims she eloped with boyfriend August 13, 2014

    This report was published on August 12, 2014 under a Meerut dateline. The incident happened in Shamli and has no links whatsoever to Meerut. We deeply regret the error – News18 A case of alleged abduction, rape and conversion of a 28-year-old woman last month, has been closed by the police...
  • 22-year-old man abducts minor girl, rapes her August 12, 2014

    A minor girl was allegedly abducted and raped by a youth at a hotel here two days back, police said on Tuesday. The 16-year-old girl, a Class 12 pass-out, was allegedly lured and abducted by one 22-year-old Ajay Choudhary, and taken to a hotel in Harmara where she was raped on...
  • Unidentified criminals abduct, murder 2 school teachers August 10, 2014

    Two teachers, both siblings, have been abducted and murdered in Gumla district, the police said on Sunday. Prakash Toppo, a teacher with the Ghaghra Bansari Middle School, was returning home in bike on Wednesday last when he was abducted by unidentified persons near Toto village, Superintendent of Police Bhimsen Tuti told...
  • FIR against jailed former minister's son for abduction, extortion August 7, 2014

    An FIR has been registered against jailed former minister Amarmani Tripathi's son for allegedly abducting a contractor and trying to extort money from him, police said on Thursday. The FIR was registered against Amanmani Tripathi and his four aides on the complaint of contractor R K Pandey at the Cantt police...
  • 15-year-old abducted girl found murdered, police officials suspended over negligence August 7, 2014

    Body of a 15-year-old girl who was abducted along with her sister on July 25 was recovered from Kairana town in Shamli district, following which three police personnel have been suspended for alleged negligence. Two sisters aged 15 and 20, were allegedly abducted by 12 people from Kairana town. While the body...
  • Abduction, extortion case filed against jailed SP leader Amarmani Tripathi's son August 7, 2014

    New Delhi: A case has been registered against Samajwadi Party leader Amarmani Tripathi's son Amanmani for abduction and extorting money. Amanmani Tripathi has been accused of allegedly abducting and extorting money from a former aide. Amanmani's former aide was heading towards AIIMS in his car in Delhi along with his...
  • Thane: Techie jumps out of auto to foil abduction bid; seriously hurt August 5, 2014

    Thane: A 24-year-old software professional suffered serious injuries, when she jumped to safety from a moving auto-rickshaw in Thane after the driver allegedly tried to abduct her, police said. The incident took place on Friday when Swapnali Lad, a TCS employee, was on her way back to her home. Around 9.15...
  • Meerut: 20-year-old teacher escapes from captivity after being abducted, gangraped; files complaint August 5, 2014

    Meerut: A young teacher in Meerut in Uttar Pradesh has allegedly been gangraped. The 20-year-old alleged that she was abducted on July 23 and taken to Hapur where she was gangraped. She said that she was later shifted to Muzaffarnagar. The woman managed to escape from captivity on Saturday...
  • 32-year-old woman found dead in her car July 28, 2014

    A 32-year-old woman was found dead in her car in the wee hours on Monday in Panki, Kanpur, police said. According to a complaint filed by woman's husband Piyush Shyam Dasani, his wife Jyoti and he were returning home after having dinner at a restaurant when about eight to ten persons...
  • Woman who was stripped, assaulted goes missing from Patna hospital July 21, 2014

    The middle-aged woman, who was stripped and assaulted in public for allegedly kidnapping two men, went missing on Monday from a Patna hospital where she undergoing treatment, officials said. Sangita Devi, in her 40s, was stripped and assaulted on Wednesday night for allegedly kidnapping two men who were involved in a...
  • Bodies of abducted people found in Assam July 13, 2014

    Guwahati: The bullet-riddled bodies of four people, who were abducted by suspected Bodo militants in Assam's Baksa district, have been found, while the curfew imposed in some areas was extended, police said on Sunday. Cadres of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) faction opposed to peace talks with the government...
  • Indian-origin woman arrested in US for abducting her child July 13, 2014

    New York: Police in US city of Dallas have recovered a child from the city airport who had been abducted by his Indian-origin mother nearly eight years ago and taken to India. The mother, Padmashini Devi Drees, 38, was arrested at the airport. Her son Drew Dees, now 10, was recovered...
  • Bihar Finance Minister's grandson was not kidnapped, but had left home on his own: Police July 11, 2014

    A new twist has suddenly popped up in the much media attended case of the abduction of the Bihar Finance Minister Bijendra Prasad Yadav's 11-year-old grandson who had gone missing on July 1. According to the police on Thursday, Manish Kumar, the grandson, was not abducted, but ran away on...
  • Nigeria: 'Good news' soon on kidnapped girls July 9, 2014

    Abuja: Nigeria's National Council of State is promising to deliver "some good news" very soon about more than 200 schoolgirls held captive by Islamic extremists for nearly three months. The council, made up of past presidents, state governors and leaders of parliament, is "satisfied that security agents know very well where...
  • Iraq crisis: Tickets provided to 1600 Indians to return, says MEA July 6, 2014

    New Delhi: A day after the return of 46 Indian nurses from Iraq, The Ministry of External Affairs said on Sunday that MEA has provided ticket to 1600 Indian nationals stuck in the war-torn country to facilitate their return. Two special flights will be operated to New Delhi from Najaf and...
  • Chief Secretary receives 19 Punjabis returning from Iraq at IGI Airport July 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Punjab Chief Secretary Sarvesh Kaushal, along with several other state officials, on Saturday received 19 Punjabis arriving from strife-torn Iraq at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport. The Chief Secretary was deputed by Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal to receive the Punjabis returning from Iraq in special flights...
  • In Garo Hills, a man is abducted every other day July 5, 2014

    Shillong: Believe it or not, kidnapping has become the order of the day in the insurgency-hit Garo Hills region of Meghalaya, with one person being abducted every alternate day in the past six months. A total of 98 people were abducted for ransom in the past six months till June, while...
  • Iraq crisis: Nurses will reach Kochi on Saturday, confirms Kerala CM July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Friday confirmed that all the 46 Indian nurses who are now free from the clutches of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants will reach India on Saturday in a special aircraft. Chandy said that the nurses were on their way to...
  • 46 Indian nurses taken to Mosul by ISIS, families seek help from MEA July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Forty-six Indian nurses in Tikrit have been taken away by ISIS militants to an old building somewhere in Mosul. CNN-IBN is in touch with the nurses, who have said that they are safe for the moment and so far the militants have treated them well. "We have been taken...
  • We are safe, ISIS militants have not harmed us: Abducted Indian nurse July 4, 2014

    Mosul: The 46 Indian nurses whose fate hanged in the balance ever since they were shifted from Tikrit by the ISIS militants, are safe, confirmed one amongst them. One of the abducted nurses told CNN-IBN that they were safe in the custody of the militants and that they were currently placed...
  • Suspected revenge killing sparks Jerusalem clashes July 2, 2014

    Jerusalem: The suspected abduction of an Arab teen followed by the discovery of a body in Jerusalem on Wednesday ignited clashes between Israeli police and stone-throwing Palestinians, who saw it as a revenge attack for the killing of three Israeli teens in the West Bank. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said authorities...
  • Kerala nurses now live in basement in Iraq July 1, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: The 46 Kerala nurses stranded in Iraq's Tikrit town are spending their time in a basement of a building within the hospital campus where they worked, according to a source. One can easily make out from sounds in the background and around them that they live in a basement in...
  • Nigerian military busts abducted girls terror cell July 1, 2014

    Lagos: Nigeria's military has bust a terrorist intelligence cell and arrested a businessman who "actively participated" in the April abductions of more than 200 schoolgirls, a statement said. It was unclear if his arrest might help in rescuing at least 219 girls who remain captive. Boko Haram Islamic extremists are threatening...
  • Aggrieved families of Indians abducted in Iraq to meet MEA again June 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Little news about the whereabouts of their loved ones have forced the families of the Indians abducted from Mosul in Iraq to pay yet another visit to the Ministry of External Affairs. Sushma Swaraj is expected to meet the aggrieved families on Sunday evening. Concerned parents are desperately seeking...
  • Senior officials discuss options to ensure safety of Indians in Iraq June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The conflict in Iraq came up for discussion at a meeting of senior officials, including the Cabinet Secretary and the services chiefs, on Friday in which the government is understood to have discussed the options for ensuring safety of Indians stranded in that country. The meeting was chaired by...
  • Not confirmed that Indians have been abducted in Iraq, UNICEF representative reiterates June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: A representative of UNICEF, Iraq, has also reiterated the sentiments of the Iraqi ambassador to India saying it is hard to confirm if the Indians who've gone missing in Mosul were captured or just trapped due to the ongoing conflict in the region. "We have been reported that...
  • Two men abduct college girl in Kankarbagh area June 23, 2014

    A girl, on her way to college, was abducted by two men in Patna on Monday, police said. The teenager, the daughter of a contractor, was abducted in Kankarbagh area, a police official said. Police have recovered a vehicle that was used to kidnap her. Her family in their complaint to police alleged...
  • Siddharth Nagar: 16-year-old girl abducted, allegedly gangraped in Nepal for 20 days June 23, 2014

    A 16-year-old girl was abducted and gang raped for 20 days allegedly by four persons who also tried to sell her to human traffickers in Nepal, a senior police officer said on Monday. "The girl was abducted by one Vijaypal and his nephew Chinku from Etwah area on June 1 and...