Dispute

  • Six injured in clash over property dispute 12-04-2014 02:11 PM

    Six persons, including a woman, were injured in a clash between two groups over an alleged property dispute in Rajasthan's Tonk district on Saturday, police said. "Hiralal Jat and his family members were working on their farm in Sunara village when Chand Mohammad and his men attacked them with sticks...
  • Polling yet to begin in disputed area in Nagaland 09-04-2014 11:21 AM

    Polling is yet to begin on Wednesday in a disputed area under Longleng district of Nagaland bordering Assam where security forces have prohibited entry of polling officials and setting up of a polling station. Longleng Superintendent of Police James said tension was prevailing along the border area between Yanglok and...
  • London: Girl stabs best friend 65 times following Facebook dispute 01-04-2014 04:25 PM

    London: In a horrific attack, a 16-year-old girl allegedly murdered her best friend by stabbing her in the back 65 times after she was outraged over a Facebook dispute. Erandy Elizabeth Gutierrez was furious after she came to know that her friend Anel Baez had uploaded nude pictures of the...
  • Delhi: 2 Metro stations shut amid protest over disputed land 31-03-2014 03:57 PM

    The Delhi Metro on Monday shut down two stations in the capital due to a religious gathering on a disputed land. The two stations are Jor Bagh and INA. "The two stations were closed for public from 10.45 am due to security reasons," a Delhi Metro official said. According to...
  • Two persons shot dead over land dispute in Bhelupur 17-03-2014 02:52 PM

    Two persons were allegedly shot dead in Bhelupur area of Varanasi district over a land dispute. Bholanath Yadav and his friend Vinod Yadav were killed on Sunday night allegedly by Munna Yadav, Sohan Yadav and Harihar Yadav in Mahmoodganj village, police said. The incident is stated to be a fallout...
  • Court sentences brother-sister duo to life sentence for killing sister-in-law 14-03-2014 01:34 PM

    A local court has sentenced a brother-sister duo to life in prison for killing their sister-in-law in Zakirnagar in Jamshedpurin 2012. The court of Additional District Judge II DN Tiwary convicted Aamir Mallik and Gudia, the brother-in-law and sister-in-law of the victim Sabana Parveen and sentenced them to life term...
  • Man sets himself on fire after fight with wife; critical 10-03-2014 10:40 PM

    A man allegedly set himself onfire following a tiff with his wife in the Bhoor Bharat Nagararea in Ghaziabad on Monday, police said. The man, identified as Sunder, is admitted to hospital ina serious condition. Sunder, a sweets shop owner, had an argument with hiswife over some issue, said police....
  • Retired constable kills two people following dispute over drinking water 10-03-2014 10:02 PM

    A retired police constable on Monday shot dead two people and critically injured another at his village in Kanpur, police said. Anil Kumar, who retired as a constable with the Provincial Armed Constabulary, opened fire at three people after a dispute over drinking water at Sumerpur village. Jeetendra Yadav and...
  • Two arrested for murdering three of a family in Nawla Village 22-02-2014 11:49 AM

    Two persons were on Saturdayarrested in connection with the triple murder case at Nawla Village in Muzaffarnagar, the police said. Two accused identified as Rajpal and Kunnar Singh werearrested on Saturday morning, they said.A case has been registered against six persons, includingbrother of the deceased Promod Tyagi, in the case,...
  • Delhi: 3 members of family shot dead over parking lot dispute 17-02-2014 08:25 AM

    Delhi: Three members of a family were shot dead in the national capital over a long-running parking lot dispute. The incident took place on Saturday night in the Badarpur area of South Delhi. Amit Mishra, 24-year-old, was the first to be shot. After hearing the gunshots, his parents Om Prakash...
  • Child dead, five injured in firing over property dispute in Kulheri 16-02-2014 12:13 PM

    A nine-year-old child was killed and five others, including two women, were injured when one group allegedly opened fire on another in a property dispute in Kulheri village in the district, police said on Sunday. The incident happened on Saturday when Yamin and Musalmin had heated argument with each other...
  • Clash breaks out over land dispute in Talabgaun village, 11 injured 31-01-2014 03:45 PM

    At least 11 persons, including two women and a minor girl, were on Friday injured when a clash broke out between two groups over a land dispute in Talabgaun village in Bundi district. Station House Officer of Hindoli police station Sanjay Rohit said the clash broke out between the two...
  • Constructions made over years on disputed land can't be razed: SC 30-01-2014 09:23 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday held that State cannot be allowed to demolish massive constructions made over the years by declaring the disputed land as a "private forest" after long and inordinate delay. The apex court said it cannot put the clock back when the possession of the...
  • Man kills six members of his family in Bulandshahr 24-01-2014 11:06 AM

    A man slaughtered six members of his family in Bulandshahr in Uttar Pradesh over a property dispute, police said on Friday. The incident took place around midnight in Pilkhana village when the accused attacked his father, his brother, his brother's wife, their two children and another family member. All the...
  • Following court orders, cow undergoes DNA test to settle ownership dispute 07-01-2014 08:53 PM

    Kollam: A local court in Kollam has ordered DNA testing on a cow to settle a dispute over its ownership by two women at Punalur in the district. Based on the court order, the cow was brought to a veterinary hospital and collected blood samples on Monday to be sent...
  • Jaitley questions PM on India, Pak resolving Kashmir dispute 04-01-2014 09:49 PM

    New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley has raised questions over Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's revelation on Friday that India and Pakistan came close to resolving the Kashmir dispute. In his blog, Jaitley wrote, "The Prime Minister revealed for the first time that secret envoys from India and...
  • 3 brothers kill 4 members of their family over land dispute 03-01-2014 01:22 PM

    Three brothers allegedlykilled four members of a family, including their father, overa land dispute in Kesarpur village in Bhuta area in Bareilly, the policesaid on Friday. The incident took place on Thursday when the three accusedsons entered the house of Kanturi Pal (75), father, and shot him,his son Reetram (29),...
  • Andhra Pradesh CM meets Manmohan Singh on Krishna water tribunal's award 20-12-2013 03:34 PM

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Friday led an all-party delegation to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh against notifying the Krishna Water Disputes Tribunal II (KWDT II) award. Minister for Panchayat Raj and Rural Water Supply K Jana Reddy, who was part of the delegation, said that they...
  • Village Development Officer shot dead by motorcycle-borne assailants outside his house 17-12-2013 11:40 AM

    A Village Development Officer was shot dead by motorcycle-borne assailants outside his home in broad daylight, police said on Tuesday. Sahaspur VDO Divesh Kamboj was getting ready for office on Monday when the doorbell rang. As his wife opened the door three young men riding a motorcycle asked for Kamboj....
  • Nokia factory freeze lifted, paves way for Microsoft deal 12-12-2013 05:25 PM

    A court on Thursday accepted an appeal by Nokia to release its local factory after it was seized by authorities in a tax dispute, removing a hurdle to the sale of the company's mobile phone business to Microsoft. The plant in the southern city of Chennai is one of Nokia's...
  • Armed assailants beat father-son duo to death over 'land dispute' 09-12-2013 02:24 PM

    A father-son duo was allegedly beaten to death by some armed men at Bhitaha village, police said on Monday. The incident took place on Sunday when the victims, residents of Semra village had come to Bhitaha village for some work. The victims have been identified as Prahlad Pandey (62) and...
  • Another sugarcane farmer commits suicide, Opposition blames government 05-12-2013 03:25 PM

    A sugarcane farmer of Pakaria village in Lakhimpur Kheri has allegedly committed suicide, officials said on Thursday. Chhotey Lal (50) hanged himself in the village under Neemgaon police station area on Tuesday night, they said. While his brother Chiraunji stated family dispute as the cause behind Lal's suicide, Opposition parties...
  • Bhadohi: 1 dead, 10 injured as clashes erupt over brawl between children 02-12-2013 05:26 PM

    An 80-year-old man was killed and ten others were injured in a clash between two groups of a family in Thanipur village under Gopiganj police station area Bhadohi on Monday, police said. Rival factions, belonging to a family, had a dispute on Sunday night over a brawl between children, police...
  • SC to hear plea to set up Cauvery Management Board on December 3 27-11-2013 04:53 PM

    The Supreme Court will hear on December 3 the Tamil Nadu government's plea for setting up of a board to ensure implementation of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal award. A bench headed by Chief Justice, before whom the matter was mentioned by Tamil Nadu counsel, posted the case for hearing...
  • Delhi: Retired army man stabbed to death by an unidentified man 22-10-2013 11:15 PM

    New Delhi: A retired army man was stabbed to death by an unidentified man at his house here, police said on Tuesday. Paras Ram Punj, 70, was killed on Monday around 9.30 pm in west Delhi's Moti Nagar. He was attacked by an unidentified person when he opened the door...
  • Border dispute not 'easy issue' to tackle, says Indian PM 22-10-2013 09:21 PM

    Asserting that the commitment of the Indian and Chinese leadership to maintain peace on the frontiers is an important guarantor for progress, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has said the border dispute is not an "easy issue" to tackle and will take time to resolve. "This is not an easy issue...
  • Two saints shot dead by unidentified men 05-10-2013 12:43 PM

    Two 'sadhus' were allegedly shot dead by unidentified men at Saharanpur, police said in Muzaffarnagar on Saturday. Swami Baldwanand (35) and his associate Narender were shot dead by unidentified miscreants on Friday, SSP Devender Kumar told newsmen in Muzaffarnagar. Property dispute is being stated as the reason behind the double...
  • Two killed in a group clash over land dispute 23-09-2013 06:31 PM

    Two persons were killed in a group clash over land dispute at a village in Bihar's Siwan district, police said on Monday. The victims were identified as Gautam Prasad (45) and Jagannath Prasad (60), the sources said. The incident took place last night when Jagannath Prasad was lynched by a...
  • Sreesanth's controversial career ends on Friday the 13th 13-09-2013 05:13 PM

    New Delhi: Tainted fast bowler Sreesanth has been found guilty of spot-fixing during the Indian Premier League season six by an internal probe conducted by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and has been banned for life - incidentally on Friday the 13th. Sreesanth - unaware of...
  • India strengthening capability along disputed border with China: AK Antony 02-09-2013 02:52 PM

    India is trying to have "more understanding" with China, while at the same time strengthening its capabilities along the disputed border with its neighbour, Defence Minister AK Antony said on Monday. "India and China have an unsettled border. Talks are going on to find an amicable solution to the long...