Set On Fire

  • Indian woman burnt to death in Aus, police launches probe December 5, 2013

    Melbourne: A 32yearold Indian woman has died in Australia after suffering serious burn injuries, prompting police to launch a probe into her "horrendous and horrific" death. Parwinder Kaur died on Tuesday after she suffered 85 per cent burns on her body. Accoridng to Sydney Morning Herald, the detectives were now probing...
  • UP: Man allegedly set on fire by policemen, dies March 12, 2013

    Ferozabad: A man died after he was allegedly set on fire by some policemen on Monday night in Firozabad, Uttar Pradesh. The victim's family has filed a case and police are investigating the incident. Sources say the man was drunk and returning home at around 12:30 am in the night....
  • Assam: Youths detained for setting friend on fire February 21, 2013

    Tezpur: A 15yearold boy died on Wednesday after being set ablaze by three friends in a remote area at Dhekiajuli in Assam's Sonitpur district, police said. Rajesh Kurmi (15) of Bherveri village was dragged out from his house on Tuesday night and set on fire, they said. The boy in his dying...
  • UP: Minor girl set on fire for resisting rape bid January 10, 2013

    Farrukhabad: A 14yearold girl is battling for her life after she was set on fire for resisting a rape attempt by a youth in Farrukhabad on Thursday. The accused allegedly barged into the house of the victim when she was alone on Wednesday evening but the girl foiled his attempts...
  • Nepal: Girl set on fire by Indian boyfriend dead December 12, 2012

    Kathmandu: A 16yearold Nepalese girl, who had received 90 per cent burns after being allegedly set on fire by her Indian boyfriend for refusing to elope with him, died in a hospital in Kathmandu on Wednesday. The girl, identified as Shiva Hasami by police, was shifted to a government hospital in...