Injury

  • Tihar jailer, son arrested for allegedly burning daughter-in-law 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Tihar jailer Gyan Singh and his son Nitin have been arrested by the Delhi police for trying to kill a woman by burning her. The woman is the accused man Nitin's wife. They have been charged under sections 498, 307 (attempt to murder) and 34 (common intention). The...
  • Watch: Dog with two broken legs learns to walk on the other two and an adorable hop to cross the threshold September 11, 2014

    A dog's got to hop. A dog that broke both legs after jumping off a six feet deck, has learnt a cool new survival trick. With a cone around her head and two heavily bandaged legs, she has learnt how to walk on her two other legs and cross the...
  • Belgian photographer hospitalized after plane dumps 400 gallons of water on him as part of the Ice Bucket Challenge September 3, 2014

    A Belgian photographer fell unconscious and was rushed to the hospital after a firefighting plane dumped 400 gallons of water on him as part of his ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Bruno Brokken, 51, from Catalonia in Spain was lucky to be alive after his stunt went horribly wrong, according to...
  • J&K: Another ceasefire violation in RS Pura sector, one civilian injured August 22, 2014

    Jammu: Another incident of ceasefire violation was reported from RS Pura Sector in Jammu last night. Heavy firing commenced in the area of Abdulian and Korotana from 2 AM, continuing till early morning. One civilian has been injured after a shell hit his home near the LoC. No casualties have...
  • Jaswant Singh still in coma 12 days after head injury August 19, 2014

    Former Union minister and ex-BJP leader Jaswant Singh is in coma for the 12th day on Tuesday, doctors said. A statement from the Army Hospital (Research and Referral) said Jaswant Singh was still in coma and on ventilator support. "Heart rhythm and BP are normal without medication," it reads. The statement added that...
  • 2 killed, 3 injured in a group clash over old feud August 12, 2014

    Two persons were killed while three others injured on Tuesday when firing broke out between two groups over old enmity in Gyanpur area in Bhadohi, police said. Kamlesh (40) and Vimlesh (45) were killed in the exchange of fire and three others got injured in Rampatti village, Additional Superintendent of Police,...
  • Body found on rooftop of DIG's servant quarter August 12, 2014

    Body of a 25-year-old man was found on the rooftop of a senior police officer's servant quarter in Jaipur, police said. The body, having no injury marks was found lying on the rooftop of the servant quarter allotted to Ravindra Singh, DIG-Home Guards, Ashok Nagar Station House Officer (SHO) Bhawani Singh...
  • Police team attacked in a Mirzapur village, four cops injured August 1, 2014

    A police party, searching for a wanted criminal, was attacked by villagers in Mirzapur district of Uttar Pradesh while raiding a house there, police said on Friday. The villagers alleged that the policemen had sexually harassed a woman while carrying out the raid. The villagers also set afire two of their...
  • Bodies of three young boys with bullet injuries found July 3, 2014

    Bodies of three youths having bullet injuries were found in Patna on Thursday at a village in Patna district. People of Ramnagar Diara village in the district noticed the dead bodies and alerted the nearby police post. All the youths seem to be in the age group of 20 to 30...
  • Gas leak, blast at ship breaking yard in Bhavnagar, 5 dead, 10 injured June 28, 2014

    Bhavnagar: Five persons were killed and ten others injured after an explosion occurred at the Alang ship breaking yard in Bhavnagar district in Gujarat. The blast was triggered by a gas leak at plot no 140, where ship breaking working was in progress. The injured labourers have been shifted to...
  • Father of missing man attempts self-immolation over police laxity June 23, 2014

    Father of a man, who went missing six days ago, on Monday attempted self-immolation, after driven to despair allegedly over laxity of police in the case. Police had on Sunday night lodged a missing case about one Susheel Shankar Dubey (27) of Misirpur village and had taken an one accused in...
  • Two road construction labourers electrocuted, five others injured June 23, 2014

    Two labourers, including a minor, were electrocuted to death and five others critically injured while working at a road construction site in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district, police said on Monday. The mishap took place on Sunday evening in the Pachpedi village panchayat in Masturi region where the construction of cement concrete road...
  • Jeep falls into gorge in Uttarakhand; 4 killed, 8 injured June 21, 2014

    Four persons were killed and eight were injured when the jeep in which they were traveling fell into a gorge at Masasu village in Pauri district on Saturday, police said. The mishap took place in the afternoon while the jeep was on its way to Pauri, Pauri Superintendent of Police Ajay...
  • Man injured in celebratory firing during marriage function June 21, 2014

    One person was injured allegedly in a celebratory firing at a marriage function in Tugalpur village of Gautam Budh Nagar district. A case against unknown persons has been registered after a bullet hit Ravinder's leg Friday night, said Pravin Singh, SHO Kasna. Ravinder was taken to a nearby hospital where his condition was...
  • Bus falls into gorge, atleast 15 injured June 19, 2014

    At least fifteen passengers were injured on Thursday when a bus overturned and plunged into a roadside gorge at Viratnagar, police said. The bus was on its way to Beawar from Delhi via Jaipur when the driver lost control over a turn and rammed the vehicle into a tree, following which...
  • Harish Rawat to remain hospitalised for few more days June 18, 2014

    Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, who was admitted to AIIMS in Delhi on June 13 after sustaining a neck injury during a rough chopper ride, is likely to remain hospitalised for some more time as he is still under observation, his aide said. The doctors are divided over whether Rawat should...
  • How do people 'come out' of comas? June 16, 2014

    How fast a person comes out of a coma depends on what caused it and the severity of the damage to the brain. If the cause was a metabolic problem such as diabetes, and doctors treat it with medication, he or she can come out of the coma relatively quickly....
  • UP: BJP leader found dead in his car in Bareilly, 3rd leader to be killed in 2 weeks June 15, 2014

    Bareilly: A Bharatiya Janata Party leader from Uttarakhand was found dead in his car near Baheri in Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh. Rakesh Rastogi was found with multiple injury marks on his body. He had reportedly gone missing after he left his house on Friday evening. "According to the post mortem report, BJP...
  • 4 killed as bus carrying wedding guests overturns June 15, 2014

    Four persons were killed and an equal number of people were injured, when a mini-bus carrying a marriage party hit a tree and overturned at Sarairanjan in Samastipur district, police said Saturday. The mini-bus was on its way to Bhojpur village in Samastipur district. The accident happened near a bridge last...
  • Lightning kills 10, injures several others in north eastern Bihar June 7, 2014

    Lightning claimed ten lives and injured several others when a thunderstorm swept the north eastern part of Bihar early on Saturday. While four casualties were reported from Paschim Aurahi Hingna and Purvi Aurahi Hingna villages, one person each died at Pranpur and Kursakatan villages during the storm in Araria district, police...
  • One killed, seven injured in clash over an old enmity June 7, 2014

    One person was on Friday killed and seven others were injured in a clash between two groups over an old enmity in Churu district on Friday. The deceased has been identified as Maturam Meghwal (55), police said. The clash was an outcome of an old enmity over a love marriage between...
  • College lecturer, cousin stabbed by jilted lover June 4, 2014

    A woman lecturer and her cousin were stabbed and injured allegedly by her jilted lover at the copper town of Musaboni in East Singhbhum district of Jharkhand on Wednesday, the police said. Mahi Mardi, the lecturer of Ghatsila College and a married woman, had rejected the marriage proposal of the accused...
  • Five children injured in cracker explosion in Shrawasti June 3, 2014

    Five children were injured on Tuesday in a fireworks explosion in Shrawasti with villagers claiming that the kids were imitating a movie scene shot in the area some time back. The children had collected the left over crackers after a wedding. They filled them in a bottle and set it afire, leading...
  • Two die, 6 injured as tanker overturns on a three-wheeler June 3, 2014

    A man and his nephew were killed and six others injured when a tanker overturned on a three-wheeler in which they were travelling, police said on Monday. According to the police, the accident took place on the Bharatpur-Bareily National Highway on Monday morning after a tyre of the tanker bursted and...
  • Two killed, five injured as tempo overturns June 1, 2014

    Two persons were killed and five injured when a tempo they were travelling in overturned in Lalauli area on Sunday morning, police said. The accident took place between Chandaura and Gauri villages, they said. Two persons, including a 60-year-old man, were killed and five injured in the accident, police said. ...
  • Two policemen injured in Naxal attack May 31, 2014

    Two policemen were injured in an encounter with Naxals in a dense forest in insurgency-hit Narayanpur district of Chhattisagrh today, police said. The gun-battle took place late this evening when a joint team of the Special Task Force (STF) and district force was patrolling in the forests of restive Orchha police...
  • Seven dead, four injured as truck rams into tempo May 17, 2014

    Seven people, including two women and a child, died on Saturday in Shahjahanpur when a speeding truck rammed into a tempo full of passengers, police said. Four others were seriously injured and were rushed to a medical facility. The accident took place on the Tilhar highway. The bodies have been sent for post-mortem...
  • Newly-married woman shot at by jilted lover, critical May 12, 2014

    A spurned lover allegedly shot at a newly-married woman when she had come to her parent's place in the district, police said on Monday. The accused, identified as Ravi Tiwari (25), a resident of Kumurpur village in Morena, was in love with the victim who didn't reciprocate his feelings, they said....
  • Four killed, six injured in two separate road accidents in Medininagar May 11, 2014

    Four persons were killed and six others injured in two separate incidents in Palamau district on Sunday, police said. In the first incident, two persons were killed and six others suffered injuries when a jeep carrying members of a marriage party overturned near Chigaina village under Chatarpur police station. The vehicle was proceeding to Mahulia village under Chatarpur...
  • 11 injured in group clash over land dispute May 11, 2014

    As many as 11 persons were injured in a group clash over a piece of land at Indira Colony in Jhalawar on Sunday, police said. Seven persons of a group and four belonging to another clashed, pelted stones at each other and fires shots. Two of the injured sustained bullet injuries. All...