Murders

  • Kanpur murder: Husband confesses to killing his wife 11 hours 5 minutes ago

    Kanpur: Two days after a 32-year-old woman was found murdered inside a car in Kanpur, her husband has confessed to killing her. The husband was taken into police custody on Tuesday after the victim's family claimed he was involved in the crime. The victim, who is the daughter-in-law of a...
  • 28-year-old man shot dead by unidentified assailants 19 hours 36 minutes ago

    A 28-year-old youth was shot dead by unidentified persons in Chanda area near Sultanpur. Sanjeev Mishra had left his house in Lambhua area for Vindhyachal on Tuesday morning. On reaching near Chatauna Kalan village in Chanda area, he was intercepted by two motorcycle-borne persons, SHO Jitendra Giri said. The accused shot at Sanjeev...
  • Rape, murder charges can't be quashed despite settlement: SC Yesterday

    New Delhi: Criminal proceedings in grave offences like rape and murder cannot be quashed despite the victim and the accused reaching a compromise and coming to an amicable settlement, the Supreme court has ruled saying it will have harmful effect on society. A bench of justices Ranjana Prakash Desai and NV...
  • MY Hospital murder case: Accused surrenders before police 2 days ago

    A 32-year-old history-sheeter carrying reward of Rs 10,000 for allegedly hiring a shooter to murder an undertrial prisoner in a hospital here last week surrendered before police on Monday. "Chintu Thakur who has been absconding for over a week turned himself in before Sanyogitagunj police station, following which he is being...
  • Mohanlalganj murder case now handed over to CBI 2 days ago

    The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday recommended that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) be referred the Mohanlalganj murder case in which a woman was found murdered 10 days back on the outskirts of the state capital. Though the police claimed to have cracked the case and arrested a private security...
  • 23-year-old man stabbed to death on board Doon Express 2 days ago

    A 23-year-old man was allegedly stabbed to death by unidentified persons on board the Doon Express near Bijnor, Government Railway Police (GRP) said. The incident took place on Sunday night when Azam Siddiqui was travelling from Dehradun to Lucknow on the Doon Express following which unidentified miscreants attacked him with knives,...
  • Lucknow rape and murder case: Akhilesh Yadav recommends CBI probe 2 days ago

    Uttar Pradesh government on Monday recommended a CBI probe into the Mohanlalganj murder case of a 36-year-old woman. The victim's family members have been on a hunger strike demanding a CBI inquiry into the case. "Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has ordered recommendation of the CBI probe into the Mohanlalganj incident as...
  • Woman dies at husband's house; father alleges murder for dowry 3 days ago

    A 23-year-old woman died at her husband's house in Sanjay Nagar locality here, after which her father has a lodged a case of dowry death against the in-laws, police said on Sunday. According to the statement of the victim Neetu's husband Jagdish, she was found unconscious on a bed on Saturday...
  • Armed criminals murder man, injure 3 near Paniala 3 days ago

    One person was killed and three others injured when they were attacked with iron rods and sticks by unknown assailants, while sleeping in a hut in Paniala village on NH-8 this morning, police said. The assailants also damaged glass panes and lights of a JCB, tractors and truck, while fleeing from...
  • Retd CRPF officer held for brother's murder 3 days ago

    A 71-year-old retired deputy commandant of CRPF has been arrested for allegedly shooting dead his younger brother and seriously injuring his nephew over a property dispute here, police said on Sunday. "The accused, identified as Rajbhan Singh, allegedly shot dead his brother Raj Lalan (61), a retired Deputy Superintendent of Police, yesterday...
  • Lucknow rape: Forensic report contradicts police claims, says more than 1 person involved 3 days ago

    Lucknow: In a new twist in the rape and murder of a 32-year-old woman in Mohanlalganj area of Lucknow, forensic report has indicated that more than one person was involved in the crime, said police sources. The latest report is contradictory to the police claims where it had ruled out...
  • Youth Congress demands CBI probe into Mohanlalganj case 5 days ago

    Activists of Youth Congress on Friday staged a protest against alleged dismal law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh and demanded a CBI probe into murder of a young woman in Mohanlalganj area in Lucknow. Led by Youth Congress central zone president Ankit Parihar and outfit's national secretary and in-charge of...
  • 13 family members get life sentence for farmer's murder 5 days ago

    A local court has awarded life imprisonment to 13 persons, including four women, of a family for killing a tribal farmer in their village over a land dispute last year. District and Sessions Judge Anil Kumar Shukla convicted and sentenced Ratiram Raut (50), Sadhuram (50), Asharam (54), Subhash (59), Mahesh Ram...
  • Lucknow murder: Victim's kids join family dharna for CBI probe 5 days ago

    Children of a 35-year-old widow, who was found brutally murdered in Mohanlalganj area, on Friday joined a dharna that her family has been holding at GPO Crossing here for the past three days to demand a CBI probe in the case. "We are sitting on a dharna with two children of...
  • Sixteen-year-old girl allegedly raped, murdered in Hazaribagh 6 days ago

    A 16-year-old girl was allegedly raped and then murdered in Hazaribagh district and one person was arrested in this connection, the police said. The victim's body was found floating in a well at Sakheya village of the district, Neeraj Kumar, an officer with the Mufassil police station told reporters on Thursday. According...
  • Lucknow murder: PIL filed seeking CBI probe into the case 6 days ago

    A PIL was filed in the Allahabad High Court seeking a CBI probe into the July 16 murder of a woman in Mohanlalganj area here. The PIL, filed by People's Forum in the bench here, is likely to come up for hearing on July 28. According to convener of People's Forum...
  • CM Akhilesh Yadav assures justice in Mohanlalganj rape and murder case 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said that the culprits of the brutal rape and murder of the 35-year-old woman will be punished. The incident happened in Mohanlalganj in Lucknow. The CM assured that investigations were underway. On Wednesday, the UP police said that particles found in the nails of the...
  • Woman accused of murder nabbed after escaping from hospital 6 days ago

    Sangita Devi, an accused in a twin murder case, who had escaped from Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) in the state capital three days ago, was on Wednesday arrested from a railway station in her native Jehanabad district. "The police arrested her from a passenger train at Tehata railway station...
  • WB: 3 men rape, murder minor girl, body found hanging from tree 6 days ago

    Kolkata: A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered in East Midnapore district of West Bengal. Her body was found hanging from a tree near her house. Locals suspected three men from the village to be behind the crime and beat them up. One of them was lynched while the...
  • Nizamuddinpur woman stripped in public, now arrested for kidnapping 6 days ago

    The woman who was stripped and assaulted publically in Bihar for allegedly kidnapping and murdering two men was arrested Thursday, officials said. The arrest came three days after she went missing from a Patna hospital where she was undergoing treatment for the injuries. Sangita Devi, in her 40s, was stripped and assaulted...
  • Shamli: 'Depressed' engineer kills father, sister after he fails to get a job 6 days ago

    A man has been arrested for allegedly killing his father and sister at Shamli town in Muzaffarnagar district, police said. The accused Vikrant, a B Tech engineer was arrested on Wednesday evening after he confessed that he committed the crime under depression, Superintendent of Police A K Rai told reporters. The accused...
  • Lucknow murder: Victim's family terms probe as 'misleading', demands CBI inquiry 1 week ago

    Terming the police probe as "misleading", family of the woman, who was found murdered in Mohanlalganj area in Lucknow, has written a letter to Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and the DGP demanding a CBI inquiry in the case. "I have sent a letter to Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and DGP A...
  • 38-year-old woman's body found hanging from tree 1 week ago

    The body of a 38-year-old woman was found hanging from a tree in Dharhara village under Naugachhia sub-division of Bhagalpur district. The woman was identified as Anju Devi who was the mother of four children living in the village which was famous for its tradition of planting saplings for every female...
  • Lucknow murder: Police come out with DNA proof July 22, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday said that particles found in the nails of the woman, who was found murdered in Mohanlalganj area, matched with the arrested school guard in DNA test. DIG Lucknow Navneet Sikera told reporters these particles matched with the DNA of accused Ram Sewak Yadav and it has...
  • Shive Sena activist murdered in Thane July 22, 2014

    Thane: A Shiv Sena activist was murdered on Tuesday allegedly by two unknown persons, which police suspect a fallout of previous enmity. The incident occurred in Naupada locality this evening when Sanjay Rokade (40) was parking his car near an automobile shop, said senior police inspector DD Pagare of Naupada police...
  • Lucknow murder: Officer challenges questions on police theory July 22, 2014

    A senior police officer involved in the Mohanlalganj widow murder case probe has challenged questions being raised on the police theory by family members and opposition parties, saying he would never take up any other probe if investigations failed test of trial. "I will never take up any other investigation if...
  • Badaun rape case: CBI to seek DNA test of victims' clothes July 21, 2014

    Having failed to exhume the bodies of Badaun rape victims for a fresh autopsy, CBI will be sending their personal belongings and vaginal swabs for DNA analysis at a laboratory in Hyderabad. CBI sources said the clothes and a few other personal belongings of the victims were collected by the agency from the family members on...
  • Lucknow rape victim's family trashes police investigation, demands CBI probe July 21, 2014

    The family of the 32-year-old woman, who was allegedly gangraped and then brutally murdered on the outskirts of the state capital, on Monday trashed the police probe and demanded a CBI investigation. Alleging that the police have not gone through the crime details in "the seriousness it deserved", the victim's father...
  • Lucknow rape, murder: Victim's family alleges involvement of more than one person July 21, 2014

    Lucknow: After a security guard was arrested for sexually assaulting a 32-year-old woman in Mohanlalganj, the victim's family has now claimed that there is pressure on them to withdraw the case and have now demanded a CBI probe. The Uttar Pradesh Police had claimed that the accused stole a mobile...
  • 30-year-old Manipuri man allegedly beaten to death in South Delhi July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: A 30-year-old man from Manipur was allegedly beaten to death in early on Monday morning in South Delhi. The deceased man was working in a BPO. Northeast students allege that he was returning from work when he picked up an argument with four men who were in a...