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  • Badaun murders: Key eyewitness fails CBI's lie detector test Yesterday

    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...
  • Bombay HC orders CBI probe in Pune student's death after birthday bash 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Observing that police investigation was not satisfactory, Bombay High Court on Monday directed CBI to take over the probe into the death of a student of Symbiosis Institute of Design in Pune two years ago. Sanam Hassan (18) collapsed at a flat in Pune where she was celebrating her birthday...
  • Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki assures action to improve law and order 5 days ago

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki and Home Minister Tanga Byaling have assured visible actions to improve the deteriorating law and order in the Itanagar capital complex. This assurance was given when a delegation of Arunachal Pradesh Chamber of Commerce & Industries (ACCI) called on them here on Friday. Giving a...
  • Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, sentence on October 13 6 days ago

    Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide and not premeditated murder. Pistorius could face up to 15 years in jail on the culpable homicide charge. The sentence is due on October 13. ...
  • Oscar Pistorious girlfriend's murder trail verdict to be delivered today September 11, 2014

    South African athlete Oscar Pistorious girlfriend's murder trail will come to an end on Thursday. The judge is expected to deliver her verdict on the case. If Oscar is found guilty of the charge of premeditated murder, he could be jailed for 25 years. ...
  • South African court to deliver verdict in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial today September 11, 2014

    It's D-Day for Paralympian Oscar Pistorius. A South Africa court will deliver the verdict of Pistorius' murder trial today - more than 18 months after he shot and killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. If he is found guilty of pre-meditated murder, he could be sentenced to life in prison. ...
  • No illegality in quashing FIR in lesser offences if parties reach compromise: SC September 9, 2014

    New Delhi: There is no illegality in quashing proceedings in matrimonial and civil property disputes if the parties have reached a compromise and there are no chances of conviction but the same would not apply in serious offences like rape, murder and robbery, the Supreme Court has said. "We are...
  • US: Lawyer wants independent probe in Indian couple's murder case September 9, 2014

    Houston: The attorney for an Indian-origin couple, found dead under mysterious circumstances in a house in Texas, wants an independent investigation into their deaths. Attorney David Finn said yesterday he has no idea precisely what led to the death of Pallavi and Sumeet Dhawan last week but he knew they were...
  • 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,...
  • Attack survivor identifies culprits in RSS leader's murder case September 8, 2014

    Kozhikode: A survivor of an attack in which RSS leader KT Manoj was killed in Kerala's Kannur last week has identified the culprits Monday. The CBI will probe the case. A team of the Kerala Police crime branch on Monday morning recorded the statement of survivor Pramod, who is admitted to...
  • Meerut: Hangman set for first execution, Nithari serial killer convict Surinder Koli to be hanged September 7, 2014

    Meerut: A hangman in Meerut has become much sought after in the last few days as he awaits his maiden opportunity to execute Surinder Koli, the convict in the Nithari serial murders case. Mediapersons assemble at Pawan Singh's house from dawn till dusk every day waiting for his "bytes" ahead...
  • Hundreds gather to mourn murdered US journalist Sotloff in Miami September 6, 2014

    Miami: Hundreds of people attended a religious ceremony in Miami commemorating Steven Sotloff, the second American journalist beheaded by the Islamic State (IS) Sunni extremist organisation. The memorial for the journalist was held on Friday at Temple Beth Am in the Miami suburb of Pinecrest with the journalist's friends, family and...
  • Boy murdered by fruit seller for stealing a mango September 6, 2014

    New Delhi: A 15-year-old boy was on Friday beaten to death by a fruit seller for stealing a mango from his cart. The incident occurred in Seemapuri in east Delhi, police said. It said that Sheikh Sehdul was attacked with an iron rod which was used by the accused for lighting...
  • Kerala CM assures swift action in RSS activist's murder September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has informed Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh that all accused in the murder of an activist of RSS in Kannur have been arrested and produced before a court. In a letter to Singh, he said all the accused in the murder of E...
  • Delhi: Man beats 14-year-old boy to death for stealing a mango September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: In a shocking incident in Delhi, a 14-year-old boy was mercilessly beaten to death for stealing a mango. The incident took place in the new Seemapuri area of northeast Delhi. The child was reportedly playing in the park when the mango seller came along with a few other...
  • West Bengal DGP gives clean chit to TMC leaders in Sagar Ghosh murder case September 4, 2014

    Kolkata: The West Bengal Director General of Police (DGP) GMP Reddy on Thursday gave a clean chit to Birbhum district Trinamool Congress leaders Anubrata Mondal and Bikash Roy Chowdhury in the Sagar Ghosh murder case. The DGP appeared before the Calcutta High Court and defended the Special Investigative Team (SIT) move...
  • West Bengal: Girl's naked body found hours after she took on a kangaroo court September 4, 2014

    Kolkata: In a shocking rerun of a suspected kangaroo court atrocity in West Bengal, a teenaged girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Jalpaiguri. The incident brought back the horrific memories of the gangrape of an adivasi girl in Birbhum some months ago, which happened at the behest of a...
  • WB: Girl's naked body found, father alleges rape, murder; TMC activist arrested September 3, 2014

    Kolkata: The naked body of a teenaged girl was found besides the railway tracks in the Dhupguri area of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal on Tuesday. The girl reportedly went missing from a kangaroo court convened by local Trinamool Congress leaders. Two people including a local Trinamool activist have been...
  • UP: Man allegedly rapes, murders woman in Kasganj, family says police not registering rape case September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: In another instance of lawlessness in Uttar Pradesh, a woman was allegedly raped and murdered in the Kasganj district. The police reportedly reached the spot after locals informed them. The victim's body has been sent for post-mortem. Police have registered a case of murder. However, the woman's relatives...
  • Nagpur: 8-year-old abducted boy found dead, 2 arrested September 3, 2014

    Nagpur: An eight-year-old boy, who went missing two days ago, was found dead in a drain in Nagpur on Wednesday. The body was recovered with severe head injuries and two accused in the case have been arrested. The eight-year-old was the son of a prominent local dentist who was kidnapped two...
  • Kerala: BJP leader hacked to death, party calls for statewide bandh September 1, 2014

    Kannur: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has called a statewide bandh in Kerala on Tuesday. The move came after a district leader of the party was hacked to death allegedly by CPM cadres in the Kannur district. Manoj, the Kannur BJP leader, was an accused in the CPM leader P Jayarajan...
  • 'Breaking Bad' is over; next season of 'Game of Thrones' will premiere in 2015. Here are 10 new obsession-worthy shows you can check out this year August 27, 2014

    It's a time-honored rite harking back to an era of black-and-white TVs and the trio of networks whose programs they delivered: the grand unveiling of new fall fare. As part of the ritual, this latest fall crop is an occasion for handicapping the good and the misfires. Granted, it's a...
  • News 360: Meerut couple shows the way, adopts 12 HIV positive boys August 25, 2014

    In Meerut, 12 HIV positive boys have been given a new lease of life by a young couple. A close encounter with death promoted Ajay Sharma to look at life differently and encouraged him to transform lives. Supporting Sharma in this cause is his wife. The couple has adopted 12...
  • Indian national found murdered in Singapore industrial estate August 25, 2014

    Singapore: A 26-year-old Indian national was found murdered near his workplace in the industrial estate of Pandan on the west coast of Singapore, on Monday. The victim, Suresh Kumar, was found motionless near his workplace on Saturday. Paramedics responding to a help call reached the spot but later pronounced Kumar...
  • South Bangalore tense after youngster commits suicide following alleged police harassment August 24, 2014

    Bangalore: Protests broke out late on Saturday after a 24-year-old youngster committed suicide in South Bangalore following alleged police harassment. The deceased in his suicide note has alleged that a police inspector arrested him and kept in custody for 3 days without filing an FIR and tortured him. Local residents...
  • Viscera samples crucial in criminal investigation sent via road to Hyderabad delaying probe August 23, 2014

    Hyderabad: It may be the 21st century, but forensic investigation in India is being conducted using archaic methods. CNN-IBN has learnt that viscera samples that are crucial to criminal investigation are being transported by road all the way from Delhi to Hyderabad- the four day journey endangering the samples. These samples...
  • SC dismisses former TV serial producer Suhaib Ilyasi's plea August 22, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a petition filed by former TV serial producer Suhaib Ilyasi challenging a Delhi High Court order asking him to face murder charges for the death of his wife Anju in 2000. A bench headed by Justice TS Thakur said it was not interfering...
  • Frustrated with the exploitation by senior cadres, seven Maoists surrender in Raipur August 20, 2014

    Seven Maoists, including their two self-styled hardcore deputy commanders, involved in serious criminal offences, on Wednesday surrendered before the CRPF in Raipur. The rebels, one of them a woman, surrendered at the headquarters of 65 battalion of Central Reserve Police Force at Baradera on Wednesday afternoon, battalion Commandant Satyendra Kumar Singh...
  • 17-year-old boy stabbed to death for objecting to harassment of sister August 20, 2014

    A 17-year-old boy was stabbed to death allegedly by three persons after he objected to their attempts to harass his sister, police said. Himanshu alias Shanu Manwat, who resided in the Srikrishna Colony here, was stabbed with knives by the three men, who were his neighbours, outside his house last night,...
  • Sadhvi Pragya Thakur charged in RSS worker murder case August 20, 2014

    National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday filed a chargesheet in the murder of RSS worker Sunil Joshi against Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur and three others accused in a special court in Bhopal. The document was filed in the court of Special Judge. Besides Pragya, who is under judicial custody, the other...