Hanging

  • Korea ferry tragedy: Vice principal saved from sinking ship found hanging 18-04-2014 02:34 PM

    Seoul: Police say a high school vice principal who had been rescued from a sinking South Korean ferry has been found hanging from a tree. The news of the death came on Friday as rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of people still missing from the ferry and feared dead. The...
  • Pankaj Advani advances in World Championship qualifiers 12-04-2014 03:32 PM

    London: He was left hassled after his baggage was misplaced but unfazed by it, ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani rallied to beat China's Li Hang in the second round of the qualifying event for the World Snooker Championships in Sheffield. Advani notched up a 10-9 triumph to set up a...
  • Sensex, Nifty at highest closing levels; CAD lifts rupee 06-03-2014 10:00 AM

    Mumbai: Hefty buying in banks, oil & gas, capital goods and metals stocks helped the equity benchmarks end at all-time closing high on Thursday. The rupee too has seen strong appreciation of 57 paise intraday due to steep fall in current account deficit (CAD) in the quarter ended December 2013....
  • Sensex rises 119 points to end at 21,193.58 27-12-2013 09:45 AM

    Mumbai: The market saw a strong performance with support by banks and IT stocks. The Sensex was up 118.99 points at 21193.58, and the Nifty ended at 6313.80 up 34.90 points. About 1374 shares have advanced, 1166 shares declined, and 147 shares are unchanged. BSE IT index jumped 2 percent...
  • Sensex closes at lowest in over a month; inflation hurts 13-11-2013 10:40 AM

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex fell for a seventh consecutive session on Wednesday to its lowest close in over one month after higher-than-expected retail inflation data raised fears of a third rate hike this year. Among rate-sensitive stocks HDFC Bank Ltd fell 1.9 per cent, while Hero MotoCorp Ltd ended 1.8...
  • Jiah suicide case could be of homicidal hanging: Family quotes expert 09-11-2013 07:48 PM

    New Delhi: Actress Jiah Khan's family lawyer claimed that the police deliberately overlooked evidence that suggested the actress was murdered. Jiah's family said that an independent expert has said that the case could be one of homicidal hanging. The Bombay High Court had asked police to carry out further investigations...
  • Murli Manohar Joshi's domestic help found hanging in servant quarter 21-09-2013 10:12 AM

    A domestic help, who worked at senior BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi's residence, was on found hanging on Friday in one of the servant quarters located in the leader's residential premises, police said. 23-year-old Jivan Sanga, a native of Khodi district in Jharkhand, had been working at the leader's house...
  • Ghaziabad acid-attack accused died of hanging, confirms autopsy report 28-07-2013 11:21 PM

    The autopsy report of an acid-attack accused, who allegedly committed suicide inside the prison in Ghaziabad within hours of his arrest, confirmed that he died of asphyxia due to hanging. Lakhan Sexena's (30) autopsy report stated that he died of asphyxia, SP (city) Shiv Shankar Yadav said. "I am probing...
  • Minor girl commits suicide in Delhi police station 16-06-2013 05:51 AM

    New Delhi: A 16-year-old girl committed suicide by hanging in a police station in Delhi on Saturday evening, police said. "The girl, a native of Bangladesh, who works as a domestic help in south Delhi, had gone missing from her home in Vasant Kunj on Friday. A passerby spotted her...
  • Struggling actors should be mentally prepared: Rahul Roy 05-06-2013 07:03 PM

    The untimely death of Jiah Khan, like many others before her, once again brings to fore the dark underbelly of Bollywood behind all the glitz and glamour where failure leads to depression and depression to extreme measures. Actor Rahul Roy joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the matter. Q....
  • Jiah Khan died due to hanging: Preliminary post-mortem report 04-06-2013 07:10 PM

    Mumbai: The preliminary post-mortem report of Bollywood actress Jiah Khan on Tuesday said that she died due to hanging. The Mumbai Police has questioned the 25-year-old actor's friends and will record the statements of her two sisters. The actress was found dead by her mother in her apartment in Juhu,...
  • Two students commit suicide after getting low marks 28-05-2013 05:30 AM

    New Delhi: Two girls committed suicide by hanging themselves in their houses after they got low marks in their Class 12 exams on Monday afternoon, police said. In the first incident, Mahek, 17, committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan at her house at Rohini area in west...
  • Police denies permission for Yasin Malik's protest in Delhi 02-05-2013 04:16 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has denied permission to Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik to hold a 48-hour hunger strike in the capital to press for his demands including handing over the body of Parliament attack case convict Afzal Guru to his family. "Yes," said City Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar when...
  • UP: Man found hanging in police lock-up, torture alleged 29-04-2013 02:15 AM

    Ghaziabad: A person, arrested in connection with the murder of a CISF constable and his wife, was on Sunday found hanging in the toilet of a police lock-up in Ghaziabad. While a fellow prisoner has alleged that the victim was tortured to death, police ruled out the charges, saying he...
  • Zardari rakes up Afzal Guru's execution in PoK 17-04-2013 08:52 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari on Wednesday raked up the execution of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru in his address to the joint session of the legislature of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK). He also threatened that Pakistan will continue to highlight the Kashmir "cause" at international forums. "The hanging...
  • Haryana: Court stays hanging of rape-murder convict 07-04-2013 03:30 AM

    Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Saturday temporarily stayed the hanging of a rape-murder convict, Dharampal Singh, in Haryana. A division bench of Justices AK Mittal and Gurmeet Singh Sandhawalia stayed the hanging of the convict following a petition filed by NGO, Lawyers for Human Rights International. The...