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  • Panel suggests separate law to protect north eastern people from attacks Yesterday

    New Delhi: A separate law with specific provisions to protect people from the northeast living in different parts of the country along with amendment of sections of IPC has been suggested by a committee set up after increased attacks on citizens from the region. According to sources, the M P...
  • Court awards death sentence to acid attacker 3 days ago

    In a significant judgement, a youth has been sentenced to death by a local court for throwing acid on a woman following which she died. Additional Sessions Judge at Ambah in the district KC Gupta on Thursday awarded capital punishment to Jogendra Tomar (28), who had thrown acid on the face...
  • 20-year-old girl gang raped, video posted on Facebook June 25, 2014

    A 20-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped in Muzaffarnagar by eight youths, including her friend, who also made a video of the act and uploaded it on social networking site Facebook, police said on Tuesday. The victim in a complaint on Tuesday said that in August last year she went for a lunch with...
  • Karnataka: Baby dies in hospital; family alleges rat bite marks on body June 24, 2014

    Bangalore: A two-month-old baby girl died at a private hospital in Hassan district in Karnataka on Sunday following which her parents alleged that she died due to the negligence of the hospital authorities. According to police, the baby was admitted to Rajeev Hospital in Hassan on Saturday complaining of breathing...
  • Thane: Husband held for posting his wife's video on a porn site June 6, 2014

    Thane: A 28-year-old man who allegedly filmed his wife and posted the video on a pornographic site was arrested on Friday. Senior police inspector Ajay Kurandkar of Navghar police station said that the man's wife had complained to the police that he did it to earn money since he is...
  • IIIT-Allahabad professor booked for sexually harassing student June 5, 2014

    A faculty member at IIIT-Allahabad has been booked for allegedly sexually harassing a female student, police said on Thursday. The complainant, an M.Tech (Bioinformatics) student, had lodged a complaint with the IIIT-A authorities as well as at the Dhoomanjganj police station, accusing her Head of the Department Shiva Prasad of...
  • ED attaches property of a gem company for defaulting loan May 30, 2014

    The Enforcement directorate (ED) in Jaipur has attached a property worth Rs one crore belonging to a gem company for defaulting bank loan. The action was taken under Money Laundering Act, 2002 against Shanti Kumar Choradia, Umraomal Choradia and their companies, an ED statement said on Thursday. These entities had taken a...
  • Elderly couple killed on suspicion of practising black magic May 28, 2014

    An elderly couple, suspected to be practising black magic, was killed allegedly by three women in Chhattisgarh's tribal dominated-Jashpur district, police said. Paatrik Kujur (62) and his wife Alveshiya (58) were beaten to death by the women of their village Anghla under Aasta police station limits on suspicion of practising witchcraft,...
  • Chargesheet against one more accused in Muzaffarnagar riots case May 28, 2014

    The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the Muzaffarnagar riots on Wenesday filed a chargesheet in a court against one more accused in a riot-related murder case. SIT inspector Rasham Singh filed the chargesheet against Manoj Kumar, one of the accused in the Kutba killing during the communal riots September last.  According...
  • Boy kills uncle, injures grandmother over property dispute May 27, 2014

    A youth allegedly stabbed his 45-year-old uncle to death and severely injured his grandmother during a fight over property dispute in Kota, police said. An argument broke out over division of property between the accused and his uncle at his house in Nayapura area of the city late on Monday evening,...
  • Malegaon blasts: Maharashtra govt denied permission to prosecute policemen, CBI tells Indore court May 23, 2014

    The CBI, which probed the mysterious disappearance of Dilip Patidar, a witness in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, on Thursday filed a report before the court in Indore, recommending closure of the case as Maharashtra authorities did not give permission to prosecute two accused officers. The 17-page report, filed before the...
  • One arrested in Gaya for duping Japanese of Rs 3.50 lakh May 22, 2014

    Bihar Police on Thursday arrested a man for allegedly duping a Japanese tourist of Rs 3.50 lakh from a village under Fatehpur police station area in Gaya district. Acting on a complaint lodged by Japanese tourist Shinji Kutchi, a native of Nakagawa city, police arrested accused identified as Mohammed Saddam from...
  • Case registered against kidney racket operating on Facebook May 22, 2014

    An FIR was registered on Thursday by the police at Gomti Nagar police station in Lucknow on a complaint of a senior IPS officer, who alleged that members of a kidney racket are using social networking site Facebook to lure people to sell their vital organs. The case has been registered...
  • Madhya Pradesh police seeks hearing through videoconferencing in sensitive cases May 21, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh police is seeking video-conferencing facility in courts and jails for conducting hearing in sensitive matters, especially after the recent incident in which SIMI operatives allegedly raised inflammatory slogans against Narendra Modi. Madhya Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) Nandan Dubey, however, said that the incident was just an attempt...
  • After seven years of live-in relationship, woman accuses partner of rape May 20, 2014

    A offence of rape has been registered against a person for not honouring the promise of marriage he made to a woman, with whom he had a live-in relationship for about seven years, police said on Tuesday. Based on a complaint filed by the 32-year-old woman, a teacher by profession, a...
  • Air Force officer assaults wife over dowry, arrested May 20, 2014

    An Air Force officer has been arrested, along with his parents, for allegedly harassing and assaulting his wife for dowry, police said on Monday. Flight Lieutenant Akash Singh, posted at the Halwara Air Force Station in Punjab, was arrested on Sunday for allegedly harassing and beating up his wife for dowry. A...
  • 17-year-old boy shot dead over betting dispute in Khilaipur May 15, 2014

    A 17-year-old boy was shot dead on Thursday following a dispute over money betted on a cricket match in Khilaipur village under Maholi police station area of the district, police said. According to police, Avnish Verma (18) and Himanshu Verma (17) had betted some money on the outcome of a cricket...
  • 1,200 litres liquor seized, police arrest five May 4, 2014

    Five persons were arrested this morning and 1,200 litres of illicit country made liquor was recovered from them in Shankerpura Kanjar colony under Dablana police station area of the district in Bundi, police said. Acting on a tip off, a raid was conducted in Shankerpura Kanjar colony this morning and 1,200...
  • 21-year-old girl alleges rape on pretext of marriage May 2, 2014

    A 21-year-old girl on Thursday alleged that she was raped by a youth for over a year on the pretext of marriage in a sub-urban town in Jaipur, police said. The girl lodged an FIR with the Sanganer-sadar police station after the accused youth, Raju's marriage was fixed elsewhere by his...
  • Woman accuses live-in partner of rape after he calls off marriage May 1, 2014

    A 21-year-old girl on Thursday alleged that she was raped by a youth for over a year on the pretext of marriage in a suburban town in Jaipur, police said. The girl lodged an FIR with the Sanganer-sadar police station after the accused youth, Raju's marriage was fixed elsewhere by his...
  • CID official arrested for duping 60 women of Rs 1.22 crore April 29, 2014

    A sub-inspector of police posted in the state CID wing was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly duping a 60 women of Rs 1.22 crore, police said. The SI, Prakash Chandani was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly duping the women through his wife who sought invesments during kitty parties in Jawaharnagar and Adarsh Nagar...
  • Four people rape primary teacher in school premises April 25, 2014

    A 28-year-old lady teacher was on Friday gang-raped by four people inside the classroom of a primary school in Bundi district, police said. They said the woman was posted at a government primary school in Rhain village. She was gang-raped this morning by four people inside a classroom. Superintendent of Police Pankaj...
  • Kerala: Vicar at large after molesting a minor girl April 25, 2014

    Thrissur: A vicar of a local church is absconding after allegedly molesting a 10-year-old girl, who was studying lessons for "Holy Communion", a church ceremony, police said. The accused identified as Raju Kokkan, Vicar of St.Paul's Catholic Church at Thaikkattussery near was booked under under IPC section 376 (punishment for rape)...
  • Husband, three others gangrape 20-year-old girl April 24, 2014

    A 20-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by four men, including her husband in Ghashipur village of  Muzaffarnagar district, police said on Thursday. The victim has alleged that she was gangraped by her husband and his three friends on April 10 at their residence, SP (Crime) Rakesh Jolly said. A case has been registered...
  • Tribal woman sentenced to 4-year rigorous imprisonment for killing brother April 23, 2014

    A tribal woman was on Wednesday sentenced to four years of rigorous imprisonment for beating her brother to death in 2011. The court of Additional District Judge II of East Singhbhum Deepak Nath Tiwari convicted Guruwari Tudu under section 304(II) IPC and sentenced her to four years RI. Guruwari's father Wakil Tudu...
  • Auto driver rapes 21-year-old foreign national in Alwar April 16, 2014

    A 21-year-old Nepali woman, working at a road-side eatery, was allegedly raped by an auto rickshaw driver in Neemrana industrial area of Rajasthan's Alwar district, police said on Wednesday. The victim, working with her husband at the eatery, said in her complaint that she was raped by driver Sandeep Yadav, who...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Charges framed against five accused April 15, 2014

    Charges against five accused in connection with murder of two youths during Muzaffarnagar riots were framed on Tuesday in a local court in Muzaffarnagar. Additional District Sessions Judge Jitender Kumar framed charges against five accused Mujassim, Mujammil, Nadeen, Jahangir and Furkan -- under various sections of IPC in connection with the...
  • Case of treason filed against Azam Khan over Kargil remark April 11, 2014

    A case of treason has been filed against Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan by a senior lawyer in a court in Indore, on Friday, for his controversial remarks about 1999 Kargil War. The case was filed in the court of Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) Vinod Kumar Patidar who will record...
  • SP candidate booked for foul remarks against Modi, Mayawati March 30, 2014

    A case has been registered against an SP candidate from Kairana constituency for making defamatory remarks against BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and BSP supremo Mayawati at Shamli. District Magistrate, Shamli, NP Singh on Sunday said that an FIR has been lodged against Samajwadi Party candidate Nahid Hasan under section...
  • Woman who accused BSP MP of rape beaten up by husband, asked to withdraw case March 29, 2014

    A 42-year-old railway employee, who had accused BSP MP from Jaunpur, Dhananjay Singh, of raping her in November 2013, on Saturday charged her husband with beating and intimidating her to take back her complaint against the lawmaker, police said. According to the victim's complaint, her husband who lives separately, reached her...