Killing

  • Three foreign mountaineers killed in Himalayas 4 days ago

    Kathmandu: Two European climbers have been swept away by an avalanche while a veteran Japanese mountaineer fell to his death in a separate incident in the Himalayas, officials said. An European team of mountaineers were summiting Mt Shisha Pangma (8,027mt) in China, the world's 14th-highest peak, on Wednesday when an avalanche...
  • Nithari killings: Co-accused Moninder Singh Pandher released from jail 4 days ago

    Ghaziabad: After spending almost eight years behind the bars, the co-accused in infamous Nithari serial killings, Moninder Singh Pandher, on Saturday was released from Dasna prison. He was grated bail on September 24 by the Allahabad High Court. Jail Superintendent SP Yadav said,"Pandher got the bail on September 24 and on Saturday...
  • Watch: 'Kill Dil' title track exudes a '70s vibe with Ranveer Singh and Ali Zafar channelling Jai-Veeru from 'Sholay' 1 week ago

    All those missing Govinda's '90s moves will smile with glee, for the actor gets to wear white pants, dance and laugh maniacally in the song. Sung by Sonu Nigam and Shankar Mahadevan, the song also features the iconic yodeling, reminiscent of Bollywood's '70s era and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • 22 killed, 14 injured in Himachal Pradesh bus accident September 24, 2014

    Shimla: At least 22 people were killed and 14 injured when an overloaded private bus fell into the Gobind Sagar reservoir in Himachal Pradesh's Bilaspur district on Wednesday, officials said. As many as "22 people were killed and 14 were injured", Superintendent of Police Ashok Kumar said over phone. The exact...
  • No reward to encounter killer cop till gallantry is proved: SC September 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Police officials involved in encounter killings shall not be rewarded till their gallantry is established beyond doubt, the Supreme Court held on Tuesday while framing a slew of guidelines including mandatory magisterial inquiry into such incidents. Expressing concern that no guidelines are in place in the country, the apex...
  • 'Kill Dil' trailer: 'Wild' Ranveer Singh,'crazy' Parineeti Chopra look interesting, but 'dirty' Govinda steals the show September 18, 2014

    The trailer of Shaad Ali's Kill Dil is out and the 2 minutes 14 seconds trailer shows Ranveer Singh and Ali Zafar playing hitmen and Govinda playing a gangster.Ranveer and Ali's bromance in the trailer is the highlight and Parineeti Chopra has...
  • Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus come with preinstalled kill switch September 18, 2014

    Washington: New Apple phones include a theft deterrent system that enables users to lock their devices and wipe them clean of data if stolen, a victory for regulators who have long pushed the telecommunications industry to do more to stem theft. The tool, known as a kill switch, will be standard...
  • Badaun murders: Key eyewitness fails CBI's lie detector test September 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has said that the key eyewitness in the Badaun murder case has failed to pass its lie detector test. The victims' families had earlier alleged that the CBI's probe was discriminatory as it was probing an honour killing angle. The bodies of the two...
  • Snapshot: Govinda wears pink pants with a swag in this new poster for 'Kill Dil' September 17, 2014

    Stop press, people. The 80s Govinda we loved and admired is back, albeit in a more polished and glamorous avatar. Sporting a dark shirt, aviator sunglasses and wait for it pink pants, Govinda looks fabulous in this new poster for the upcoming film 'Kill Dil'. Pakistani actor Ali...
  • Parineeti Chopra sports a leather jacket and a ruffled hairdo in the first look of 'Kill Dil' September 15, 2014

    The first posters of Ranveer Singh and Parineeti Chopra's muchawaited film 'Kill Dil' are out and the actress is seen sporting a different look in the poster. Wearing a badass leather jacket and ruggedlooking jeans, Chopra looks sleek as well as sultry.The title of the film has been inspired by...
  • 'Love Kills' review: A wellwritten thriller September 13, 2014

    I had read Jacob Hills by Ismita Tandon and had quite liked the book though it had left me disgusted. It was a wellwritten book with some shocking facts as it was based on a true story. Ismita's latest offering is Love Kills and I must say her writing style...
  • 'Kill Dil' first look: Doesn't Ranveer Singh remind you of Akshay Kumar in the 90s? September 13, 2014

    The first poster of Ranveer Singh's muchawaited film 'Kill Dil' is out and the actor is seen sporting a different look in the poster. Wearing a denim shirt teamed up with a pair of jeans and a leather jacket, Ranveer looks like the Akshay Kumar of 90s with...
  • Mexico small plane crash kills 5 September 11, 2014

    Mexico City: Mexican officials say mysteries surround a small plane crash that killed five people in the northern state of Sinaloa. A spokesman for the Sinaloa state prosecutors' office says the sixpassenger Cessna crashed near the city of Guasave. Guadalupe Martinez said the plane's wreckage and the victims were burned...
  • India will not block sick Italian marine's treatment: Sushma Swaraj September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Indian government will not prevent an ailing Italian marine facing murder charges from returning home for medical treatment, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Monday. Massimiliano Lattore is one of two Italian marines being held over the 2012 shooting of two fishermen mistakenly believed to be pirates,...
  • Death row debate: Should a mature democracy abolish capital punishment? September 8, 2014

    The Supreme Court has stayed the execution of Noida's Nithari killings convict Surinder Koli for one week. The Meerut jail authorities say they received the order from the apex court through the District Magistrate. ...
  • Fishermen killing: SC exempts one of the Italian marines from appearance September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Centre on a plea by one of the Italian marines, facing murder charges in India, to travel to his country for medical treatment for two months. The apex court also exempted Italian marine Massimiliano Latorre, who suffered brain stroke on...
  • Noida's Nithari killings: SC stays execution of convict Surinder Koli for a week September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stayed the execution of Noida's Nithari killings convict Surinder Koli for one week. An official of the apex court said that the plea in this regard was mentioned before the bench after midnight and the order was passed at 1:40 am. The Meerut jail authorities...
  • 50 militants killed in Nigeria's Borno state September 7, 2014

    Lagos: Nigerian troops on Saturday stormed a suspected hideout of Islamic militants in the northeastern Borno state, killing over 50 members, the military said in a statement. The army launched the raid following a tip off about the suspected hideout of Boko Haram members in Kawuri area shortly before setting...
  • Italy hopes for SC reprieve for sick marine September 7, 2014

    Rome: Italy's foreign minister has appealed to India's Supreme Court to permit one of the two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012 to return home for health reasons. The marine, 47yearold Massimiliano Latorre, "was treated excellently in India, but it is clear that he needs rest, peace,...
  • 75yearold killed as car rams into a tea stall in Delhi September 6, 2014

    New Delhi: A 75yearold tea stall owner was killed when a car rammed into his vend in Munshilatpur locality on Saturday afternoon, police said. Kanshinath Yadav was killed as the Bolero car, which had developed a technical snag, dashed into it, they said. Three others, who were in the vehicle,...
  • Nithari killer Surinder Koli kept in high security Meerut jail September 5, 2014

    Meerut: Nithari serial killer Surendra Koli who is to be hanged in Meerut on September 12, has been placed in a highsecurity barrack in Meerut jail, prison authorities said. Koli was placed in the high security barrack on Thursday night and two armed guards deployed outside his cell in order to...
  • Noida: Nithari killer Surinder Koli will be hanged on September 12, say jail authorities September 4, 2014

    Ghaziabad: Nithari serial murderer Surinder Koli will be hanged in Meerut on September 12, the superintendent of the Ghaziabad jail where he is currently lodged, said. A Ghaziabad court had, earlier on Thursday, issued a death warrant against Koli in connection with the brutal killing of a 14yearold girl Rimpa...
  • Badaun murders: Three accused get bail September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The three accused in the Badaun killings case got bail on Thursday after the Central Bureau of Investigation didn't press charges against them. The three had reportedly cleared the lie detector and other forensic tests in the case. The three had been arrested on charges of gangraping and killing...
  • Noida Nithari killings: Court issues death warrant against Surinder Koli September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The Ghaziabad sessions court has issued a death warrant against Nithari serial murderer Surinder Koli in connection with the brutal killing of a 14yearold Rimpa Halder in 2005. It has sent the warrant to the Uttar Pradesh government for making necessary preparations for Koli's execution. President Pranab Mukhejree...
  • UN accuses Islamic State of mass killings August 25, 2014

    Geneva: The United Nations condemned on Monday "appalling, widespread" crimes by Islamic State forces in Iraq, including mass executions of prisoners that could amount to war crimes. UN human rights chief Navi Pillay condemned "grave, horrific human rights violations" being committed by Islamic State, a Sunni Muslim group which has seized...
  • US boy suspended, arrested for writing about killing dinosaur August 25, 2014

    New York: In a bizarre incident, a 16yearold high school boy in the US was suspended and arrested for writing about killing his neighbour's pet dinosaur using a gun in an assignment. Alex Stone, 16, was suspended from Summerville High School in South Carolina and arrested last week over the incident. "I...
  • Israeli aircraft bomb Gaza, five Palestinians killed August 23, 2014

    Jerusalem: Israeli aircraft bombed the Gaza Strip on Saturday and Palestinian militants fired rockets at the Jewish state, the military said, with no end in sight to the deadliest violence between the sides in years. Gaza health officials said five people were killed in an Israeli strike on a house in...
  • HC asks CBI to complete Badaun probe, submit report on Sep 19 August 21, 2014

    Allahabad: Allahabad High Court on Thursday directed CBI to complete its investigation into the Badaun murder case, in which two teenage girls were killed after alleged sexual assault, and file its report on September 19. A division bench comprising Justice Dilip Gupta and Justice MC Tripathi passed the order after a...
  • Rape appears doubtful in Badaun case: CBI August 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The rape of two teenaged cousins who were found dead in mysterious circumstances in Badaun seems "doubtful", indicates the CBI probe in the infamous killings in May which sparked a nationwide outrage. After going through the DNA report from the Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics(CDFD) in Hyderabad, CBI...
  • Badaun gangrape: Forensic report out, DNA of accused not found on victims' clothes August 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The forensic report in the Badaun gangrape and murder case has given a new twist to the case. Sources said on Tuesday that the Hyderabad forensic report has been released and the DNA of the accused have not been found on the clothes of the victims. Sources added that...