Drunk

  • Self-made millionaire runs up a gambling debt of over $500,000, sues casino saying he was 'too drunk' to gamble 10-03-2014 02:17 PM

    A California man who lost $500,000 in 17 hours gambling at a Las Vegas casino was so drunk he could not remember the episode after waking up in his hotel room, said a lawsuit filed on his behalf that seeks to erase the debt. Mark Johnston, 52, arrived drunk at...
  • Drunk father forces 8-year-old son to drive home from pub 17-02-2014 01:13 PM

    A 38-year-old heavily drunk father in Poland forced his eight-year-old son to drive him home from a pub, causing an accident in which both were injured. Mikolaj Tomaszewski faces five years jail after his son, Juliusz, crashed into another vehicle in Gielniow, Poland, when they were on their way home....
  • Snapshot: Beyonce, Jay Z open Grammys with 'Drunk in Love' 27-01-2014 07:45 AM

    The much-anticipated 56th Grammy Awards kicked off with a steamy performance by Beyonce and rapper husband Jay Z. The power couple wowed their fans as they sang 'Drunk in Love'. Jay Z leads with 9 nominations in nine categories across pop and rap, which includes best pop duo performance for...
  • Drunk driving cases go down in Mumbai on New Year eve, 568 booked 01-01-2014 05:36 PM

    As many as 568 motorists were booked in the city for alleged drunken driving on New Year eve and early Wednesday, down by nearly 270 cases last year, city traffic police said on Wednesday. Sixty two motorists were booked for speeding while 1,540 people were fined for riding bikes without...
  • US woman stabs roommate for playing Eagles songs 18-09-2013 01:15 PM

    A drunk US woman allegedly stabbed her roommate multiple times with a 14-inch serrated bread knife after he refused to stop playing music by The Eagles. Vernett Bader, 54, from South Carolina faces domestic violence charges, police said. Bader was at her North Charleston home on Monday while her 64-year-old...
  • Lindsay Lohan's mother arrested for drunk driving 14-09-2013 04:07 PM

    New York: Lindsay Lohan's mother Dina was arrested for drunk driving and her blood alcohol was more than double the legal limit. The 50-year-old Dina was pulled over on the Northern State Parkway by New York State Police around 11 pm on Thursday night for speeding in her white BMW....
  • Tormented wife kills husband who used to return home drunk 31-08-2013 06:23 AM

    A man who used to return home in Ghaziabad drunk every night and thrash his wife was killed by the enraged woman, police said on Friday. The incident came to light on Friday morning in Rampuri area when their 22-year-old daughter found her mother lying near the body of the...
  • Karnal: Allegedly drunk policeman caught on camera shooting doctor 28-08-2013 12:55 PM

    Karnal: In a shocker from Haryana, an allegedly drunk policeman was caught on camera shooting an on duty doctor at a trauma centre. The police officer allegedly pulled out his revolver and shot the doctor after the doctor refused to give him a fake medical report. The doctor escaped unhurt...
  • Drunk man attacks eight-year-old son with knife, consumes acid 09-08-2013 12:49 AM

    A man who was in an inebriated state allegedly tried to slit the throat of his eight-year-old son before consuming acid in north Delhi's Burari area on Thursday, police said. According to the police, the child has been identified as Sachin while his father's name is Sanjay. "The incident took...
  • Pub manager arrested for illegally serving liquor to underaged people 02-08-2013 05:29 AM

    At least three dozen drunk foreigners and Indians, including underaged people barred from consuming liquor, were caught early on Thursday in a pub in Gurgaon, police said. The pub manager was arrested but the customers were released later. A team of excise and police officials raided the pub around 2.30...
  • Bodh Gaya: Drunk policeman caught on camera carrying a gun inside temple premises 14-07-2013 05:45 PM

    Bodh Gaya: The security forces in Bodh Gaya's Mahabodhi temple were put to major embarrassment after a policeman was seen drunk inside the temple premises just a week after serial blasts. Dressed in plain clothes and carrying a gun, Sahdev Yadav of the Bihar Police Service was seen in an...
  • Tamil Nadu: 3 killed, 2 injured in Erode road mishap 04-07-2013 06:10 AM

    Erode: Three persons were killed and two others injured seriously when a tanker lorry rammed into their car in the district on Wednesday, police said. The occupants of the car were proceeding to Sankari in neigbouring Salem District from Kavindapady, about 20 km from here, when the mishap occurred near...
  • SLC orders inquiry into incident involving drunken player on flight 02-07-2013 03:17 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has ordered an inquiry into reports that an unnamed player of the country's A team misbehaved on a British Airways flight while being drunk. "...Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to announce that it is disappointed to hear of such an incident and SLC will discuss with...
  • Drunk Sri Lankan cricketer tries to open aircraft door midair 02-07-2013 10:03 AM

    A member of the Sri Lankan cricket team tried to open the cabin door on the British Airways flight from St Lucia to Gatwick while the plane was at 35,000ft, as reported by the Dailymail. As per the report in the leading daily, the unnamed drunk Sri Lanka A cricketer...
  • Uttar Pradesh: 21 killed as bus falls into canal 27-05-2013 11:54 AM

    Etah (UP): At least 21 people were killed and 23 others injured when a roadways bus they were travelling in fell into the Hazara canal in Etah, police said on Monday. The incident occurred late Sunday night when the driver of the bus going to Delhi from Farukhabad lost control...
  • Uttar Pradesh: 19 killed as bus falls into canal 27-05-2013 10:41 AM

    Etah (UP): At least 19 people were killed and 23 others got injured when a roadways bus in which they were travelling fell in to the Hazara canal in Etah in Pilua area, police said on Monday. The incident occurred late Sunday night when driver of the bus lost control...
  • Noida: Drunken miscreants open fire in Film City 21-05-2013 11:22 AM

    Noida: The poor law and order in Uttar Pradesh was once again highlighted on Monday night when five drunken men opened fire in Noida's Film City, the hub of several national and regional news channels. The men first consumed alcohol and then opened fire. Uttar Police reached the spot after...
  • Truck driver arrested for raping five-year-old girl 19-05-2013 05:30 AM

    Chennai: A drunk truck-driver who lured away and raped a five-year-old girl in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore town has been arrested, police said on Saturday. According to police, the incident took place May 12, 2013, when 25-year-old K Saravanan was cleaning the vehicle near house of the girl, whose parents had...
  • Three Delhi Police officials thrashed in two incidents 06-04-2013 05:10 AM

    New Delhi: Three Delhi Police personnel, including a constable and two head constables, were beaten up by two drunk men and five men dressed as advocates in two separate incidents in New Delhi, police said on Friday. In the first incident, a 58-year-old head constable was thrashed by five unidentified...
  • TN: Man beaten to death for advising to drive safely 14-11-2012 10:17 AM

    Salem: A man was allegedly beaten to death at Attur in the district by five persons who were irked over his advising them to drive safely, police said on Wednesday. The police said the man was driving his two-wheeler on Tuesday night when three persons on a motorcycle and two...
  • Drunk constable opens fire when asked to pay hotel bill 24-10-2012 11:56 AM

    Bulandshahr: A drunk policeman on Monday allegedly opened fire when he was asked to pay bill after he consumed liquor in a restaurant in Bulandshahr. Durgesh Kumar, posted at Bulandshahr Kotwali rural police station, had liquor and food at the restaurant and when he was asked to pay the bill...
  • Hyderabad cops to get tough with drunken-driving 28-10-2011 04:03 PM

    HYDERABAD: Here is some good news for teetotalers and bad news for boozers. The traffic police will now get tough with drunken drivers. Besides detaining the vehicle, the cops will book a case against the culprits under Section 185 of the IPC and impose a penalty of Rs 1,000. Introducing...
  • Obama's uncle arrested on drunk driving charge 30-08-2011 07:57 AM

    Framingham (Massachusetts): An uncle of President Barack Obama has been charged with drunk driving in Massachusetts and is being held by immigration officials. Onyango Obama was arrested last week in Framingham after police said he made a rolling stop and nearly caused a cruiser to strike his sport utility vehicle....
  • Nicolas Cage arrested for public drunkenness 17-04-2011 09:16 AM

    New Orleans: Actor Nicolas Cage was arrested after he got drunk in the city's French Quarter and argued in the street with his wife over whether a house they were in front of was theirs, police said on Saturday. The couple was in front of a home that Cage insisted...
  • In future, cars might decide if driver is drunk 29-01-2011 11:44 AM

    Waltham, Massachusetts: An alcohol-detection prototype that uses automatic sensors to instantly gauge a driver's fitness to be on the road has the potential to save thousands of lives, but could be as long as a decade away from everyday use in cars, federal officials and researchers said on Friday. US...