Bury

  • Three girls buried alive in Samastipur September 8, 2013

    Three teenaged girls were killed and two others injured on Sunday as earth caved in on them in a village in Bihar's Samastipur district. The incident took place in Mohammadpur village as mound of earth caved in on five girls while they were digging soil for some function at their homes,...
  • School headmistress booked for burying mid-day meal rice September 5, 2013

    Nagpur: A case of misappropriation of mid-day meal scheme has come to light in the city where a school headmistress allegedly buried 400 kgs rice meant for the scheme for monetary gain. On getting information that a section of the school management buried rice for alleged monetary gains, police Tuesday dug...
  • Pakistan: Man buries pet dog near graveyard, arrested February 19, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistani police arrested a man in the garrison city of Rawalpindi for trying to bury his dog near a graveyard, according to a media report on Sunday. The man, who was not identified, was arrested under a provision of the Pakistan Penal Code related to trespassing burial places even...
  • Coimbatore: Minor buried alive under ration sacks January 13, 2013

    Coimbatore: A seven-year-old boy died on Saturday when some bags of ration articles fell on him at nearby Tirupur, police said. The boy had gone with his mother to the shop at Veethikadai and reportedly climbed on the bags and was playing. A bag got dislodged and the boy fell down...
  • Jharkhand: Man buried alive for practising witchcraft August 20, 2012

    Latehar: A man was beaten up by some people and buried alive at Aradhih village in Latehar district for allegedly practising witchcraft, police said on Sunday. The police on Sunday exhumed the body of Mangar Bhuyan and sent it for postmortem after his family members...
  • Bhupathi-Bopanna advance to pre-quarterfinals July 30, 2012

    London: Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna staved off stiff resistance from Max Mirnyi and Alexander Bury before advancing to the men's doubles pre-quarterfinals at the London Olympics. The seventh seed Indian pair, who were in news for challenging AITA diktat, recorded a hard-earned 7-6 (4) 6-7 (4) 8-6 win over the...
  • AP: Smuggler tries to bury officer in sand July 23, 2012

    Vijayawada: In continued attacks by sand mafia against revenue staff despite slapping of police cases against the culprits, the driver of a tractor carrying sand illegally tried to bury a village revenue officer (VRO) under a heap of sand at Nimmagadda village in Challapalli mandal in Krishna district on Sunday...
  • Pak: Man buries his two-day old daughter alive July 14, 2012

    Lahore: In a horrific incident, a man in Pakistan's Punjab province allegedly buried alive his two-day-old daughter because her face was deformed. Chand Khan, a resident of Kacha Khu area in Khanewal city, who allegedly buried the girl on Friday, has now been arrested. His brother and son were present at...
  • Bosnians to bury 520 Srebrenica genocide victims July 11, 2012

    Sarajevo: On the 17th anniversary of Europe's worst massacre since World War II, Muslims in Bosnia are heading to Srebrenica to attend a funeral for 520 newly identified victims. The remains of those Muslim men and boys slaughtered at Srebrenica around July 11, 1995, will be laid to rest on Wednesday...
  • Rajasthan couple tries to bury new born girl alive July 3, 2012

    Jaipur: Police are looking for the parents of a new-born girl who was rescued by some villagers in Rajasthan's Dausa district minutes before she was to be buried alive, officials said on Tuesday. According to police, some villagers on Monday heard the wailing of a baby coming from a farm land...
  • Girl escapes death despite being buried alive August 9, 2011

    London: A teenaged girl in Britain had a miraculous escape from death after being buried alive on a beach for 15 minutes as the hole she was digging collapsed. Paige Anderson, 15, turned blue and had stopped breathing after being trapped under a 5- feet wall of sand for quarter of...
  • Al Qaeda leader Osama's body buried at sea May 2, 2011

    Washington: Osama bin Laden, the mastermind of the worst terrorist attacks on American soil, is dead, officials said almost 10 years after the attacks that killed about 3,000 people. The founder and leader of al Qaeda was killed by US forces Monday in a mansion in Abbottabad, north of the Pakistani...
  • Ryan Reynolds is claustrophobic September 20, 2010

    London: Hollywood actor Ryan Reynolds has revealed that while shooting for his new film Buried, he had to face lifelong fear -- claustrophobia. In the film, Reynolds stars as a trucker who is kidnapped in Iraq and buried alive, and he spent two weeks shooting in a prop coffin to finish...
  • Karnataka orders probe into kid-burying 'ritual' July 23, 2009

    New Delhi: A day after disturbing images of children in a Karnataka village being buried neckdeep in soil during solar eclipse were flashed across television screen, the state government has stepped into action. Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa has assured he will crack down on those putting the superstition into brutal...
  • Parents bury kids neckdeep in soil on eclipse day July 23, 2009

    Gulbarga: An incident of children being buried upto their neck in a pit of soil has come to light in Gulbarga district of Karnataka. Some parents buried their children, many of them upto their necks, in a pit for the duration of the eclipse. The burying act was a part...
  • Getting work permit is a headache: Bhaichung January 23, 2009

    New Delhi: There’s buzz about Sunil Chhetri’s trials for Coventry City and if all goes well, he might be the third Indian to play in Europe after Late Mohamed Salim and Bhaichung Bhutia. One of the major issues for Sunil would be getting the work permit as the British government mentions...
  • Girl child rescued after being buried alive by kin July 6, 2007

    New Delhi: A two-day-old baby girl has been rescued from a sandpit in Mehbubnagar in Andhra Pradesh, after she was allegedly buried alive. Police say the baby's maternal grandparents tried to bury her alive. The baby's grandfather is reported to have told the police that he did it because he...