Mystery

  • Man returns home after four months of mysterious disappearance 28-03-2014 06:55 PM

    Nearly four months after his mysterious disappearance, a senior official of Indian Bureau of Mines belonging to Karnataka on Friday returned home at Bhubaneswar, his family in Bellarysaid. Ibrahim Sharif, Assistant Controller of Mines at IBM, was reported missing on November 25 last year from Bhubaneswar with his whereabouts remaining...
  • Ten countries scour sea for Malaysia jet lost in 'unprecedented mystery' 10-03-2014 10:37 PM

    T he disappearance of a Malaysian airliner about an hour into a flight to Beijing is an "unprecedented mystery", the civil aviation chief said on Monday, as a massive air and sea search now in its third day failed to find any trace of the plane or 239 people on...
  • 5 things to know about Google's mystery barge 09-03-2014 11:15 AM

    San Francisco: A Google barge built with recycled shipping containers proved its seaworthiness as it cruised from the San Francisco Bay to Stockton. But many other details about the odd-looking vessel remain a mystery. Here are five things that we do know so far: Google is an unconventional company that...
  • 'The Mysterious Ailment of Rupi Baskey' is a stunning debut 16-02-2014 08:37 AM

    There were two reasons behind picking this book. First is the cover of the book that looked appealing and radiated freshness and second is the publishing house that it came from. It is always good to read debut authors, more so when their writing throws a challenge towards you. Similar...
  • Techie's death case: Shinde asks Maharashtra Home Minister for details 24-01-2014 02:22 PM

    Mumbai: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has written to the Maharashtra home minister regarding the mysterious death of a 23-year-old IT engineer from Hyderabad whose decomposed body was found in Bhandup over a week ago. Shinde has intervened in the matter after the 23-year-old girl's father met him earlier on...
  • Techie death case: Protests in Mumbai as police make no headway 24-01-2014 08:53 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police is under pressure for its inability to crack the case surrounding the mysterious death of a 23-year-old IT engineer from Hyderabad. Her father will meet Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Friday. Her decomposed and charred body was found in Bhandup well over a week...
  • Charred body of a 23-year-old Hyderabad woman found in Mumbai 17-01-2014 07:48 AM

    Mumbai: The burnt body of a 23-year-old woman was recovered from Bhandup in the suburbs of Mumbai on Thursday. The 23-year-old, who was a software engineer, had left Hyderabad 10 days ago to come to Mumbai. The family claims they could only identity her by the ring on her finger....
  • Mystery surrounds 'suicide' of Indian in Oman 08-01-2014 03:18 PM

    Relatives of a 38-year-old Indian man, who allegedly committed suicide in Oman, have demanded a probe into the incident as they refused to believe the sequence of events leading to his death. Anil Kumar from Kerala was found dead in his accommodation after he had reportedly slit his throat with...
  • Google's mystery barge in San Francisco Bay under investigation 05-12-2013 05:36 PM

    San Francisco: The agency that oversees development in the San Francisco Bay in California has begun a formal investigation into the construction of a secretive Google Inc barge on an island in the bay. The probe, which began in the past week, will examine what permits are needed to build...
  • Mysterious disease claims 12 lives, Sushil Modi to meet kins of deceased 27-11-2013 01:39 PM

    A mysterious disease has left 12 people, including three women, dead in Bihar's East Champaran district in the past four days, officials said on Wednesday. East Champaran district magistrate Sridhar C. said all the deaths occurred in Bahurupia and Phulwaria areas of the Sugauli block, and were due to an...
  • Indian envoy's book seeks to unravel mysteries of life 24-09-2013 11:16 PM

    New Delhi:How does one fathom time, does time exist beyond the grasp of the senses and the need of consciousness to be able to create anything - these philosophical questions are sought to be answered in a new book by an Indian diplomat. The book, "Unravelling Mysteries of Life -...
  • Gurgaon: Decomposed body of woman found in the tool box of a bus 21-08-2013 02:53 PM

    Gurgaon: The decomposed body of a young woman was found inside the tool-box of a bus in Gurgaon. The bus used by an international school in Gurgaon had returned from a workshop. The police are in the process of identifying the body. The post-mortem of the body will take place...
  • Bangalore: Body of woman recovered from her home 5 months after death 21-08-2013 02:32 PM

    Bangalore: In a shocking case of neglect in Bangalore, the body of a 53-year-old woman has been recovered from her home nearly five months after her death. The body of Shanthi Reddy, found in a highly decomposed state, is suspected to have been lying at her posh Indranagar home for...
  • Russia caught Boston bomb suspect on wiretap: Officials 28-04-2013 06:56 AM

    Washington: Russian authorities secretly recorded a telephone conversation in 2011 in which one of the Boston bombing suspects vaguely discussed jihad with his mother, officials said on Saturday, days after the US government finally received details about the call. In another conversation, the mother of now-dead bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev...
  • Boston suspect in prison, brother's body unclaimed 27-04-2013 06:10 AM

    Boston: The surviving suspect in last week's Boston Marathon bombing was moved to a prison medical center outside Boston on Friday, while the body of his older brother who died in a shootout with police remained unclaimed, officials said. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, a 19-year-old ethnic Chechen charged with the bombing that...
  • Boston bombing suspects planned an attack in New York: Mayor 26-04-2013 12:47 AM

    Washington/New York: The two men accused of carrying out last week's bombing of the Boston Marathon planned a second bomb attack on New York's Times Square, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said on Thursday. The brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's original intent when they hijacked a car and its...
  • US lawmakers grill FBI on Boston bombing investigation 24-04-2013 09:01 AM

    Washington: US lawmakers grilled top security officials on Tuesday about the handling of the Boston Marathon bombing investigation and why one of the suspects flagged as a possible Islamist radical was not tracked more closely. FBI officials briefed members of Congress behind closed doors in Washington about the investigation into...
  • Boston bomb suspect influenced by mysterious radical 24-04-2013 06:59 AM

    Washington: In the years before the Boston Marathon bombings, Tamerlan Tsarnaev fell under the influence of a new friend, a Muslim convert who steered the religiously apathetic young man toward a strict strain of Islam, family members said. Under the tutelage of a friend known to the Tsarnaev family only...
  • Aarushi, Hemraj were in an 'objectionable position': CBI 23-04-2013 08:59 PM

    Ghaziabad: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday said that dentist Rajesh Talwar had found his daughter and domestic servant in "objectionable position" and killed them using his golf stick and a sharp-edged weapon. Deposing during cross examination in a special court in Ghaziabad, CBI Additional SP AGL Kaul,...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder: Court adjourns hearing till April 16 11-04-2013 09:59 PM

    Ghaziabad: The special CBI court hearing the Aarushi-Hemraj murder case on Thursday adjourned the hearing till April 16. The hearing was adjourned after CBI Superintendent of Police AGL Kaul, who was to depose before the court on Thursday, could not turn up. The bureau informed the court that Kaul could...
  • Jammu: Army personnel rescued, family claims his both eyes are seriously injured 04-04-2013 09:51 AM

    A Rashtriya Rifles personnel, who was on leave, was found with both eyes severely damaged. Rajesh Kumar Dutt was brought to the government hospital after he was rescued from Akhnoor in a serious state. ...
  • Russian tycoon death mystery: Police look for chemical evidence 25-03-2013 11:10 AM

    A former Russian tycoon, Boris Berezovsky, was found dead under mysterious circumstances in his house. ...
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