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  • CBI interrogates Kirori Lal Meena in SHO murder case June 14, 2014

    CBI on Thursday interrogated MLA Kirori Lal Meena in connection with the 2011 murder case ofSHO Phool Mohammad, who was burnt alive by a mob in Rajasthan's Sawai Madhopur district. A CBI team from Delhi questioned Meena, state unit head of National People's Party (NPP), at his official residence near SMS...
  • Three girls burnt to death in Pakistan June 6, 2014

    Lahore: In a tragic incident, three Pakistani minor girls were burnt to death on Friday when they were alone in their house which caught fire. The three sisters Khatija, Aliya and Noor aged between 2 and 6 were alone at their house when the fire broke out, Punjab...
  • Is sex better than going to the gym? This 'Sex Calculator', the latest weight loss tool, measures calories burnt during sex April 9, 2014

    Many productive hours have gone into researching whether sex plays a role in burning calories. A website in Britain has come up with a definitive tool to measure the calories burnt between the sheets. The Sex Calculator asks the user to specify the body type, the pace of lovemaking and the...
  • Bulandshahr: Dalit woman battles for life as employer sets her ablaze for resisting rape February 14, 2014

    A dalit woman working at a brick kiln at Kirra village in Bulandshahr was allegedly set ablaze by her employer when she resisted his attempt to rape her. The woman, who suffered 95 per cent burns, was admitted to the district hospital from where she was referred to Meerut for treatment. According...
  • Pakistan: Sisters withdraw Rs 17 lakh, burn it in front of bank January 10, 2014

    In a bizarre incident, two sisters in Pakistan's Punjab province withdrew Rs 17 lakh from their account and burnt them in front of the bank branch. Naheed, 40, and Rubina, 35, of Jhelum's Bilal Town area visited the Chak Nasa branch of National Bank of Pakistan three days ago to...
  • Bangladesh: Miscreants burn 38 polling centres ahead of elections January 4, 2014

    Ahead of Bangladesh parliamentary elections scheduled for January 5, miscreants on Saturday burnt 38 polling centres in at least 28 districts. The violence was reported from Rajshahi, Nilphamari, Narsingdi, Kishoreganj, Feni, Kurigram and Natore districts, among others The Daily Star reported. Police said the acts of arson appeared to be a clear...
  • Odisha: Four men set ablaze woman ration dealer December 31, 2013

    A woman ration dealer, accused of committing irregularities in distribution of items, was burnt to death allegedly by four men near Rambha village in Ganjam district, police said on Tuesday. Pranati Nayak was attacked by the accused, who came on two motorbikes, while she was returning alone from her elder sister's...
  • Australia: 32yearold Indian woman burnt to death, police launches probe December 5, 2013

    A 32yearold Indian woman has died in Australia after suffering serious burn injuries, prompting police to launch a probe into her "horrendous and horrific" death. Parwinder Kaur died on Tuesday after she suffered 85 per cent burns on her body. Accoridng to Sydney Morning Herald, the detectives were now probing as...
  • Burnt bodies of woman, minors found inside a school building August 26, 2013

    Partially charred bodies of a woman and two minor girls, including an infant, were found on Sunday from inside a building in West Bengal's Burdwan district, police said. The bodies were discovered from inside a school building in the Kanksa police station aras in the district, some 150 km from Kolkata. "We...
  • Odisha: 14yearold girl, who was allegedly gangraped, set on fire, dies August 9, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: The 14yearold girl, who was allegedly gangraped in Kendrapara district in July 2013, died in a hospital in Bhubaneswar on Thursday. After being raped, the woman was allegedly set on fire by the accused. Tensions prevailed outside the hospital due to constant protests by the women activists. Police was deployed...
  • Man burns to death as car catches fire after overturning June 24, 2013

    Hyderabad: A man was burnt to death and two others were injured when the BMW car in which they were travelling overturned before catching fire near Outer Ring Road Hyderabad on Sunday, police said. The illfated vehicle rammed into a railing and turned turtle around 1 pm near the tollgate at...
  • Visakhapatnam: Part of shopping mall gutted in fire June 15, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: A twostoreyed shopping mall located near Rama theatre here was partially gutted in fire, police said. No one was injured in the mishap as it occurred in the morning hours when the mall was closed, they said. Household utensils and electrical goods in Preeti Emporium were gutted in fire that apparently...
  • Bihar: Teacher burnt alive by colleagues May 27, 2013

    Purnia: In a horrific incident, a school teacher was burnt alive by his colleagues inside the school premises in Purnia district on Monday. Superintendent of police Kim alleged that a group of teachers along with the principal of a middle school under Maranga police station took the teacher Ranjit Kumar (40)...
  • 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...
  • Jammu: Madrassa teachers burn boy's feet to discipline him February 12, 2013

    Jammu: In a shocking case, two teachers at a madrassa allegedly burnt the feet of a 11yearold student by pressing hot iron on them after the child tried to run away from the seminary in Rajouri district. The two teachers, AnwarulHaq and Ahmed Jameel, allegedly pressed hot iron on the...
  • Kanpur: Teacher allegedly burns 7yrold for wetting his pants February 10, 2013

    Kanpur: A woman teacher was arrested for burning a nursery student using hot tongs for wetting his trousers while he was taking tuition at her residence in Kanpur, police said on Saturday. The parents of the sevenyear old boy reported the matter to Nazirabad Police station in Kanpur on Friday,...
  • UP: Girl who was set on fire by jilted lover dies January 6, 2013

    New Delhi: There seems to be no end to crimes against women in the country as the 18yearold Hathras girl, who was set on fire by her jilted lover, succumbed to her injuries in Aligarh on Saturday. The 42yearold accused had barged into the girl's house and set her ablaze...
  • Hathras: CM promises support for family of girl set on fire January 5, 2013

    Hathras: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has promised action and assistance for the family of the young girl who was allegedly set ablaze by her jilted lover in Hathras district on January 1. The 42yearold accused had allegedly barged into the 18yearold's house and set her on fire with...
  • UP: Jilted lover allegedly sets 18year old on fire January 1, 2013

    Hathras: In yet another shocking crime against women, an 18year old girl was allegedly set on fire in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras district by her jilted lover. Her family says the 42year old man barged into her house and set her ablaze with kerosene oil. The victim has suffered 90 per cent...
  • Andhra Pradesh: 3 die in firecracker unit explosion December 30, 2012

    Rajahmundry: Two women and a child were charred to death and four others injured in an explosion in a firecrackers manufacturing unit in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh Sunday afternoon. The explosion occurred at around 2 pm when 12 persons were working inside the premises of the Bhavani fire...
  • Delhi: 3 people charred to death after car catches fire December 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Two children and one woman were killed in a deadly inferno on Tuesday night in New Delhi when their car caught fire. Other three people, a couple and their daughter survived the fire, but sustained serious burn injuries. They were taken to the GTB Hospital for immediate treatment....
  • Girl sustains burn injuries while trying to save father December 9, 2012

    Kanpur: In a shocking incident, a fiveyearold girl was left with burn marks in Kanpur after a brawl turned nasty. The incident took place when the girl's father, a smalleatery owner, refused to give credit to two regulars and asked them to clear their earlier dues. The men, instead of paying,...
  • Delhi businessman burnt alive, police register case November 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Mystery shrouds the death of Delhi businessman Vijay Arora, whose burnt body was found in Khayala on Friday morrning. The police have registered a case of murder and are on the lookout for his alleged killers. According to the police Arora had a business of autoparts. Police said that...
  • Pak man dies after being burnt alive over robbery November 4, 2012

    Lahore: A 30yearold man in Pakistan's Punjab province was allegedly burnt alive on the order of a panchayat over allegations of his involvement in a robbery, his relatives said. Mohammad Sikander, a labourer, was doused with kerosene and set alight on the order of a village council in Chiniot city,...
  • UP: Woman burnt alive after LPG leak causes fire October 23, 2012

    Moradabad: A woman was burnt to death after a fire broke out due to an LGP cylinder leak in her house on Monday. Officials said that she was alone at the time of the incident. Eyewitnesses said that they saw smoke emanating from the house and then heard cries for...
  • TN: Angered by abuse, wife burns man alive August 14, 2012

    Chennai: A habitual drinker was burned to death by his wife after years of bearing with his verbal abuse and constant accusations of infidelity. The 35yearold set him on fire after tying his limbs when he was in an inebriated condition at Thiruverkadu on Sunday night. She initially pretended that her...
  • Archives dept restoring burnt Mantralaya files July 4, 2012

    Mumbai: Over 9,000 pages from 110 files belonging to the Revenue and Forest Department, which were burnt in the Mantralaya fire, are being dried out in the seminar hall of Worli Dairy since last week. This is being done with an attempt to retrieve and collect maximum clues about the files...
  • Rape case witness burnt alive in Bihar village May 14, 2012

    Patna: A teenager, who was the main witness in his mother's rape case, was burnt alive in Nawada district Sunday, police said. Chintu Kumar, 17, was set on fire by the rape accused in Garabigha village under Narhat police station, 150 km from here, a police officer, who did not want...
  • Gujarat: Six acquitted in 2002 riot case March 7, 2012

    Ahmedabad: Six persons accused in a 2002 riot case where a youth and his mother were allegedly burnt to death in Gomtipur area in Ahmedabad, were acquitted by a trial court for lack of evidence. Additional sessions Judge MP Sheth on Tuesday acquitted all six accused in the case on...
  • Hyderabad: 6yearold girl burnt to death February 28, 2012

    Hyderabad: A sixyearold girl has been burnt to death allegedly by her mother's lover on the outskirts of Hyderabad. The girl was wrapped in a mattress and set on fire. The girl succumbed to her injuries at a government hospital. The suspect, identified as Vijay, is in police custody. The police are...