Mentally Unstable

  • Sexual assault case: Asaram's lawyer Jethmalani says girl is mentally unstable September 16, 2013

    Jodhpur: Eminent lawyer Ram Jethmalani, who is defending self-proclaimed godman Asaram in a sexual assault case, on Monday said the minor girl is mentally unstable. Asaram is accused of allegedly sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl in his Jodhpur ashram. Meanwhile, the judicial custody of Asaram has been extended for another 14...
  • Gujarat: Woman sets her two-year-old son on fire May 9, 2013

    Jamnagar: A 30-year-old woman was arrested for allegedly killing her toddler son by setting him ablaze at her residence on Wednesday, apparently following a dispute with her husband, police said. "Vandana, wife of one Kishore Vadgama who is a carpenter by profession, today burnt her two-year-old son Raunak alive, after...
  • UP govt transfers 'mentally unstable' senior cop November 19, 2011

    Lucknow: Exactly two weeks after he was declared "mentally unstable" when he openly lambasted the state government for alleged corruption, the Uttar Pradesh government on Friday transferred deputy inspector general of police (DIG) DD Misra to the state Anti-Corruption Bureau. An order to this effect was issued by the state home...
  • Lucknow episode exposes police’s inabilities February 20, 2010

    Lucknow: The very fact that it took just one mentally unstable young man armed with a double barrel gun to keep the city's police force engaged in a gun battle for nearly 40 hours raises serious questions. Why did it take the police force so much time? Surprisingly, they didn't...
  • NASA to tie down loony astronauts February 24, 2007

    Cape Canaveral (Florida): What would happen if an astronaut became mentally unstable in space and, say, destroyed the ship's oxygen system or tried to open the hatch and kill everyone aboard? That was the question after the apparent breakdown of Lisa Nowak, arrested this month on charges she tried to kidnap...