MURDER

  • Have done no wrong, won't resign as MP, says Shashi Tharoor on being quizzed in Sunanda death case 4 hours 19 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Caught in a legal tangle and at the centre of investigation in the mysterious death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has hit out at the media and a section of his own party which has been demanding his resignation. Firmly defending himself, the senior...
  • Tharoor cooperated in investigation, questioned him on number of issues: Delhi Police chief January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor was intensely questioned on Monday night for about four hours by a special team of Delhi Police on the circumstances leading to the mysterious death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar a year back. This is for the first time Shashi Tharoor has been questioned on...
  • Tharoor will be quizzed in Sunanda death case in a day or two, confirms Delhi Police January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: In more trouble for Shashi Tharoor, the Delhi Police has confirmed that they will question the Congress MP in connection with the mysterious death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. Delhi Police chief BS Bassi said that Tharoor has been asked to join the investigation and will be questioned in...
  • Tisca Chopra: Casting couch is prevalent in the film industry; both men and women suffer from it January 16, 2015

    Kolkata: Actress Tisca Chopra who faced a casting couch-like situation in her career said here Friday that both men and women get 'accosted' in Bollywood and there are ways to avoid it. "It's a question of supply and demand. The supply of actors is far greater than their demand and so...
  • Delhi Police probes Shashi Tharoor's movements on the day Sunanda was found dead in a hotel room January 15, 2015

    New Delhi: Leaving no stone unturned to solve the Sunanda Pushkar death case, the Delhi Police is probing the movements of Congress MP and her husband Shashi Tharoor on the day when she was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a hotel room. Police is also questioning Tharoor's then Personal Security...
  • Pakistan court indicts Pervez Musharraf for Baloch leader Akbar Bugti's murder January 14, 2015

    Quetta: Former Pakistan dictator General (retired) Pervez Musharraf has been indicted by an anti-terrorism court for Baloch leader Nawab Akbar Bugti's murder. The court in Quetta also charged former interior minister Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao and former provincial interior minister Mir Shoaib Nosherwani in the case. According to Pakistani news website...
  • Shashi Tharoor meets Ahmad Patel; brief discussion on Sunanda death case January 12, 2015

    New Delhi Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Sunday met Ahmad Patel, political secretary to Congress president Sonia Gandhi, during which the issue of Delhi Police filing a murder case in his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death was briefly discussed. Highly placed sources in the party said that Tharoor had sought an appointment...
  • Sunanda was upset over growing proximity between Shashi Tharoor, Mehr Tarar, says witness January 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress MP and former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's deceased wife Sunanda Pushkar was upset with the growing proximity between him and Pakistani journalist Mehr Tarar, a witness has said. During the judicial inquest the witness is learnt to have revealed that Tharoor stayed with Tarar in Dubai, sources said. Responding...
  • Men gangrape, murder 30-year-old woman in south Delhi January 11, 2015

    New Delhi: A 30-year-old woman employed with an export company was allegedly gangraped and murdered and her body dumped in a Delhi Development Authority (DDA) nursery in south Delhi's Vasant Kunj area. The incident comes almost a month after rape of a 27-year-old woman executive by the driver of a popular...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's death: Tharoor demands a fair probe devoid of any political pressure January 9, 2015

    Thrissur (Kerala): Congress MP and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor has said he was very troubled with the conclusion arrived at during the investigation of his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death. He demanded an impartial and speedy investigation without any political pressure. Issuing a statement to mediapersons at Thrissur in Kerala over...
  • Shashi Tharoor yet to receive summons from Delhi Police in Sunanda Pushkar death probe: sources January 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor is yet to receive summons from Delhi Police to join probe in his wife Sunanda Pushkar death case, said sources on Thursday. He has offered full cooperation throughout the investigation and stands ready to provide whatever information police sought. The Delhi Police has sent a...
  • Delhi polls: Law and order a key issue as there are only 80,000 policemen for 17 million people January 8, 2015

    Only 80,000 policemen for 17 million people in Delhi shows the woeful imbalance which can be one of the reasons behind over 100 per cent increase in murders and robberies within a year. Records show that over 70 per cent of cases in the national capital are unsolved, even as...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 7, 2015

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay January 7, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Sunanda Pushkar murder mystery: Will the truth ever come out? January 7, 2015

    Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Wednesday denied claims made by former Union minister and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor in his letter. Tharoor had accused Delhi Police of "repeatedly physically assaulting" and intimidating his domestic help into "confessing" that they both murdered Sunanda Pushkar. ...
  • News 360: 12 killed in an attack on French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo's office in Paris January 7, 2015

    Unknown gunmen on Wednesday opened fire and shot down at least 10 journalists and two policemen in Charlie Hebdo's Paris office. The Charlie Hebdo is a French satirical weekly newspaper. ...
  • How things transpired between Sunanda Pushakr and Shashi Tharoor before her death January 7, 2015

    The high profile death case of Sunanda Pushkar has made some startling revelations as the post mortem report revealed that it was the death due to poisoning. But the question who killed Sunanda still remains unanswered. Two days before the murder Sunanda and her husband and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor...
  • Several angles unfolding in Sunanda Pushkar death probe January 7, 2015

    The high profile death case of Sunanda Pushkar has made some startling revelations as the post mortem report revealed that it was the death due to poisoning. The Delhi Police has filed a murder case under Section 302 of IPC and will questioning all the relevant people including her husband...
  • Sunanda Pushkar was in relaxed, 'rest sleep' state at the time of her death, claims AIIMS report January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: The latest revelation in the Sunanda Pushkar death case, the report by AIIMS doctors claims that she was in relaxed, 'rest sleep' state at the time of her death. The inference of this report could mean that her death was a case of murder. The AIIMS report states that...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 6, 2015

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  • Dramatic twist in Sunanda Pushkar death, police file murder case, husband Shashi Tharoor 'stunned' January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: In a dramatic twist almost a year after the death of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar, the Delhi Police on Tuesday registered a case of murder. Sunanda was found dead under mysterious circumstances in her room of the Leela hotel in Delhi on January 17, 2014. According...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay January 6, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Sunanda Pushkar was poisoned, says Delhi Police; files murder case January 6, 2015

    A year after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in her hotel room, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said that a murder case has been filed in it. Sunanda Pushkar was staying at the Leela Hotel in the national capital when she was found...
  • Sunanda Pushkar murder: CPI demands Shashi Tharoor's resignation January 6, 2015

    Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition CPI-M and BJP in Kerala on Tuesday demanded resignation of Shashi Tharoor as Lok Sabha member from Thiruvananthapuram in the wake of the Delhi police registering a murder case in connection with the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar a year ago. CPI-M veteran and State Opposition leader...
  • Shashi Tharoor 'stunned' over Delhi Police filing murder case in wife Sunanda Pushkar's death January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress leader and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor has said he was stunned over the Delhi Police filing murder case in the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. While Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi has said anyone required to be investigated will be called, Tharoor assured the police...
  • Delhi Police to probe Sunanda Pushkar's death as murder case, Shashi Tharoor to be questioned January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: A year after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in her hotel room, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said that a murder case has been filed in it. Sunanda Pushkar was staying at the Leela Hotel in the national capital when she...
  • Samajwadi Party MLA Kaptan Singh Rajput gets life imprisonment in a 13-year-old murder case January 5, 2015

    Jalun: Ruling Samajwadi Party MLA from Charkhari Kaptan Singh Rajput was held guilty along with his brother by a local court in a 13-year-old murder case and will face disqualification. According to the prosecution, Kishan was attacked and killed by Kaptan and his brother on April 20, 2002. An FIR...
  • US: 2-year-old accidentally kills his mother in Walmart December 31, 2014

    Hayden: A 2-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his mother after he reached into her purse at a northern Idaho Walmart and her concealed gun fired, authorities said on Tuesday. Veronica J Rutledge, 29, was shopping with her son and three other children, Kootenai County sheriff's spokesman Stu Miller said. Rutledge...
  • Jessica Lall murder case: Manu Sharma out on 30 days parole December 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, undergoing life term for killing model Jessica Lall in 1999, was on Friday granted parole for 30 days by the Delhi High Court so that he can appear for his post-graduation exams. A vacation bench of Justice S Muralidhar granted parole to 37-year-old Sharma...
  • LN Mishra murder: Delhi court awards life sentence to all four convicts December 18, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday sentenced all the four convicts in the LN Mishra murder case to life imprisonment. Delhi's Karkardooma court had convicted Ranjan Dwivedi, Santoshananda Avadhuta, Sudevananda Avadhuta and Gopalji in the case on December 8. The case relates to the bomb blast at a function...