ATTEMPT TO MURDER

  • Dog shot dead by man for barking at him February 14, 2014

    A pet dog was on Thursday shot dead by a 27yearold man in a fit of rage when it barked at him in Loni area here in Ghaziabad, after which he was booked by police on the charge of attempt to murder. Based on a complaint filed by the dog's owner,...
  • Girl set on fire by husband, inlaws January 4, 2014

    A 19yearold girl suffered serious burns after being allegedly set on fire by her inlaws at Irba village, about 15km from Ranchi, police said. The victim, who is said to have eloped with and married a youth last year, suffered serious burns when her inlaws allegedly set her on fire on...
  • Charges framed against minister Shyam Razak for attacking a cop 26 years ago December 19, 2013

    Charges against Bihar minister ShyamRazak were on Thursday framed in a 26yearold case of attackingpolicemen by a district court in Patna. The charges were framed in the Fast Track court of PervezAlam against Razak, the Food minister, under sections 307(attempt to murder), 323 (punishment for voluntarily causinghurt), 353 (assault or criminal...
  • Court awards life imprisonment to 15 persons in attempt to murder case December 16, 2013

    Fifteen persons were on Monday sentencedto life imprisonment by a court in Patna in a 10yearold attemptto murder case. The Fast Track Court (FTC) I judge Ravi Shankar Sinhaconvicted the 15 persons after finding them guilty in anattempt to murder case of Ramashish Prasad and Ganesh Yadav,natives of Deepkula village...
  • Woman arrested for double murder in Delhi October 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Sudesh, wife of a librarian employed with an English daily, was on Tuesday arrested for murder and attempt to murder after she killed a builder's wife and her own son, said police. Sudesh, 36, killed builder Manoj Taneja's wife Reena on October 17 in her Moti Nagar house in...
  • Maharashtra: NCP corporator booked for attempt to murder October 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Case has been registered against NCP corporator Sunil Pote for attempting to murder a suspended police officer. Apart from Pote, five others have also been booked in the case. Pote and his accomplices allegedly attempted to set fire Police subinspector Deepali Shinde's house on Sunday. Pote had allegedy tried to...
  • One arrested for setting man on fire over dispute May 17, 2013

    Ahmedabad: City police on Thursday registered an attempt to murder case against three men including two brothers for allegedly trying to burn a man alive. Harshwardhan Shah, the complainant, alleged that brothers Parag and Devang Dave, along with another unidentified man, accosted him near his house in Isanpur area late...
  • Delhi: Electrician attacks 22yearold girl at her home February 5, 2013

    New Delhi: A 22yearold girl was allegedly attacked by an electrician at her residence in Lajpat Nagar in New Delhi on Tuesday. The accused has been arrested. According to the police, the victim was alone at home when she was attacked by an electrician. He inflicted injuries on her head and...
  • Charges against Lt Gen Brar's attackers downgraded October 8, 2012

    London: The charge in the attack on Lt General (Retired) Kuldip Singh Brar has been downgraded from 'attempt to murder' to 'intent to cause grievous bodily harm'. The charge has been downgraded since the injuries were not life threatening. Two men have been charged in the case. One of them...
  • Twist in Narayan Rane's son shooting case September 24, 2010

    Mumbai: A local nongovernmental organization (NGO) Swabhiman Sangathana activist, Chintu Sheikh accuses Maharashtra Revenue Minister Narayan Rane's son, Nitesh Rane of assaulting him and firing at him at his suburban Mumbai office. Ironically, Sheikh is part of Nitesh Rane's own NGO, Swabhiman Sanghtana, which he has joined recently. Sheikh's allegation has...
  • Attemptedmurder case against Rane's son September 24, 2010

    Mumbai: An attempt to murder case was Thursday registered against Maharashtra Revenue Minister Narayan Rane's son Nitesh on a complaint by an activist of an NGO run by the latter, police said. A local NGO Swabhiman Sangathana activist called Chintu Sheikh says the politician's son shot him at his office...
  • Malaysian court won't drop charges against Indians December 5, 2007

    Kuala Lumpur: A Malaysian court on Wednesday refused to throw out attempt to murder charges against 31 ethnic Indians, for allegedly causing injury to a policeman during a rally last month, rejecting the defence's contention that the case was 'Racially and Politically motivated'. If convicted,...
  • Uma surrenders in attempted murder case November 9, 2006

    Bhopal: Bhartiya Janshakti (BJS) president Uma Bharti on Thursday organised a rally of her supporters before surrendering to police in connection with an case of attempted murder registered against her. Around 5,000 people, including Uma, her family members and BJS officebearers, were arrested as a preventive measure for violating prohibitory orders...