Psycho

  • Pakistani assailant knifes 25 women victims in October October 28, 2013

    A young man has stabbed at least 25 women this month in a small Pakistani town, police said on Monday, and many women and girls are afraid to leave their homes. "Most of the incidents have happened after sunset, but some schoolgirls were also attacked while going back home after school,"...
  • Bangalore: Serial rapist-killer 'Psycho Shankar' arrested September 6, 2013

    Bangalore: The dreaded serial rapist and killer Psycho Shankar's run from the law has ended in just five days. The Bangalore City Police have arrested him at the Kudlu Gate on Bangalore-Hosur Highway, Raghavendra Auradkar, Commissioner of Police Bangalore confirmed the news to IBNLive. According to city police sources, City...
  • 'Psycho Shankar' may have changed his appearance, say Bangalore police September 6, 2013

    Bangalore: The Bangalore police have released graphically modified pictures of serial rapist psycho Shankar saying he may have changed his appearance after escaping from central jail. The police, however, are struggling to find Shankar. The police have launched a manhunt but seem to be clueless about his whereabouts. Questions are being...
  • Only 5 out of 22 jail CCTVs were working when Shankar fled: Sources September 5, 2013

    Bangalore: The Bangalore police is still struggling to catch alleged rapist and serial killer 'Pyscho Shankar' as he continues to be on the run. Police sources have told CNN-IBN that only five out of 22 CCTVs were working at Bangalore's central jail when Shankar escaped. Sources also said that the...
  • Bangalore police release picture of 'psycho Shankar', manhunt on September 5, 2013

    Bangalore: The Bangalore police have released the latest picture of serial killer and rapist 'psycho Shankar', who had escaped from the Bangalore central jail five days ago, after scaling 30-feet walls. But speculation is rife that some jail officials might have helped Shankar duck security measures that were in place....
  • Bangalore: Did jail politics help rapist 'psycho Shankar' escape? September 4, 2013

    Bangalore: It has been four days since the serial rapist and killer Psycho Shankar's daring escape from the high security central prison in Bangalore. The women are living in terror. But the police have not been able to trace him. According a state intelligence report, cold war between the lower...
  • Fear grips Bangalore as serial rapist remains on the run September 4, 2013

    Bangalore: Many in Bangalore are now living in fear with a serial rapist known as 'psycho Shankar' on the run. In a big slip up by the Bangalore police, this convicted rapist escaped from the prison. A massive manhunt is now on. The runaway rapist is still on the loose...
  • Scarlett Johansson worried about 'Psycho' shower scene January 30, 2013

    London: Actress Scarlett Johansson says she was worried after tackling Janet Leigh's iconic 'Psycho' shower scene while shooting the new movie based on 'Hitchcock'. The actress said she was cautious about tackling the iconic shower scene in the horror film, reported Contactmusic. "At first I didn't really think about it, but...
  • Hitchcock: Working in film not easy, says Scarlett November 8, 2012

    Los Angeles: Scarlett Johansson, who stars in a biopic of Alfred Hitchcock, found recreating the shower scene from 'Psycho' the most difficult. The 27-year-old star plays Janet Leigh, the star of 'Psycho' in 'Hitchcock', being directed by Sacha Gervasi. "We only had the luxury to shoot the scene for a day,...
  • Bidve verdict: Parents 'shattered', but 'relieved' July 27, 2012

    London: Relieved and satisfied at the imprisonment of 'Psycho' Stapleton for the killing of their son Anuj Bidve, his grieving parents on Friday said their "whole world was lost" when he was killed on 26 December last. Bidve's Pune-based parents, Subhash and Yogini Bidve, sat through the five-week trial at the...
  • Bidve's killer 'Psycho' Stapleton gets life term July 27, 2012

    London: 'Psycho' Stapleton, the Briton who shot dead Indian student Anuj Bidve in an unprovoked attack in 2011 was on Friday given a life term after being held guilty of murder. The UK court has said that a parole for Kiaran Stapleton will be allowed only after 30 years. Anuj's father...
  • AP Police to stop Operation Samba July 18, 2012

    Vijayawada: Psycho-killer Rachakonda Sambasiva continues to elude police even though it has been six days since the police have launched a hunt for him in the Kondapalli forest area. The police have decided to stop combing operations from Wednesday as psycho-Samba is still at large though hundreds of police drawn...
  • H'bad: Psycho-killer shows no signs of giving up July 15, 2012

    Hyderabad/Vijayawada: About 200 policemen hunting for one notorious offender in a forest area spread over some 23 km for the past 72 hours. Sounds like a plot of a Hindi flick, but it is not. The hide and seek game between the policemen and psycho-killer Rachakonda Sambasiva Rao alias Psycho Samba,...
  • Bidve murder accused appears in UK court March 20, 2012

    London: A youth, who described himself as "Psycho Stapleton", accused of murdering Indian student Anuj Bidve in December last year appeared in a British court today. Kiaran Stapleton, 20, from Ordsall, Salford, appeared at the plea and case management hearing at Manchester Crown Court via videolink. Twenty three-year-old Bidve, a Lancaster...
  • Lost Hitchcock film takes a bow in Los Angeles September 25, 2011

    Los Angeles: Suspense master Alfred Hitchcock died in 1980 but that hasn't stopped him from adding a new title to his filmography. 'The White Shadow', produced in 1924, is the earliest known film bearing his creative touch. The long lost film was unveiled to audiences on Thursday night at the...
  • Listening to cancer patients June 22, 2007

    Bangalore: Psycho-oncology is a new concept in India, but it is fast being recognised as an essential tool in the care and treatment of cancer patients. Jayshree was detected with breast cancer five years ago, and that day onwards her life came to a complete standstill. But now Jayshree is leading a...