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Bankura acid attack: Women activists demand stern action

New Delhi [India], Sept. 12: Condemning the incident where three girls were attacked with acid in West Bengal's Bankura district, lawyer Abha Singh today described it as 'gross violation of the law' and demanded strong action against the culprit.


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CBI arrests IAAS official in DA case

New Delhi [India], Sept. 9:The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested then director(AMG-II) working in the office of Director General of Audit (General Expenditure), AGCR Building, New Delhi and two other persons, including brother-in-law of then director(AMG-II), in an on-going investigation of a disproportionate assets case.


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Convict in December 16 gangrape case attempts suicide, survives

New Delhi: Vinay Sharma, one of the six convicts facing the death sentence in the December 16 gangrape case, tried to commit suicide in Delhi's Tihar jail on Wednesday night, police officers informed today.


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Jigisha murder case: Justice after 7 long years

New Delhi: IT executive Jigisha Ghosh, who was murdered on the intervening night of March 17-18, 2009, finally got justice after 7 long years, on Monday as a Saket court sentenced two of her killers to death and one...


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FIR filed against JNU student for allegedly raping Ph.D scholar

A Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student who also happens to be an activist of the All India Students' Association, has been booked for allegedly drugging and raping a 28-year-old research scholar, also from JNU...


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BJP leader Brijpal Teotia shot at in Ghaziabad, condition critical

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Brijpal Teotia has been admitted in a Noida hospital in a critical condition after on Thursday he and five others were shot at by unidentified assailants. The assailants are...


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Abducted for Rs 25 cr ransom, Bihar schoolgirl found in Nepal

Parents of a five-year-old girl child kidnapped last week from Bihar were finally able to hold her in their arms at 5 am this morning. A ransom call had warned them that they would not get their daughter back unless they...


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Hyderabad techie stabbed to death by flatmate in US

Hyderabad: A 24-year-old Austin, Texas-based techie from Hyderabad was stabbed to death by his flatmate at their apartment on Monday night. The victim has been identified as Gundam Sankirth. His attacker, Kurremula...


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IIT-Madras shaken by news of two suicides within an hour

Chennai: The IIT-Madras campus was jolted on Wednesday evening by the news of two suicides within a span of an hour, in unrelated incidents. The first suicide one was an assistant professor's wife and...


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Man held in Delhi for harassing 1500 women with lewd messages

A man has been arrested in Delhi for allegedly harassing more than 1500 women in Delhi and nearby areas with incessant lewd messages, videos and phone calls. The 31-year-old man is said to be suffering from...


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Sheena Bora murder: Driver claims Indrani Mukerjea planted a gun on him

Key accused Indrani Mukerjea's former driver Shyamvar Rai, who has turned approver in the Sheena Bora murder case, has revealed that Indrani 'implicated' him in an arms case by planting a gun on him soon after...


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NIA officer's murder: Main accused arrested in UP

Two months after the sensational murder of National Investigation Agency (NIA) officer Tanzil Ahmad, the police have arrested the main accused from Uttar Pradesh. Muneer, 35, was arrested in Ghaziabad near Delhi...


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CBI registers case against 9 Income Tax officials

In a nationwide crackdown, CBI on Wednesday registered a case against nine senior Income Tax officials including Principal Commissioner Income Tax, Delhi SK Mittal and three private persons for their involvement...


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5 get life in jail for raping Danish woman at knife-point in Delhi

On Friday, five men convicted for raping a 52-year-old Danish woman in Delhi in 2014 were sentenced to life in jail. On Monday, the men were found guilty of raping and kidnapping the Danish tourist. They had robbed...


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Kidney racket busted In Delhi's Apollo Hospital, 5 arrested

Delhi Police on Thursday arrested five persons including two employees of a prominent multispeciality hospital in south east Delhi and three touts for allegedly running a kidney racket. The police claimed that...


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Delhi: Three men in moving car try to abduct girl, rob her brother

Delhi Police have arrested three men for allegedly trying to abduct a 19-year-old girl on Friday. The trio also robbed her brother of his mobile phone and wallet before throwing him out off a moving car, in which the...


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Delhi: Minor girl brutally raped, dumped near railway track; CM Kejriwal visits

In a shocking incident, a teenage girl was brutally raped and dumped near a railway track in Pul Prahladpur area of South-east Delhi. The 13-year-old girl was allegedly by a teenager who lives in her neighbourhood...


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Kota: Fight for supremacy between 2 student groups leaves one dead

A group of nearly 50 coaching students - who call themselves Bihar Tiger Force - on Thursday night stabbed two teenagers in Kota, Rajasthan. The victims were taking coaching in Kota.


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Bihar: Senior journalist shot dead

In another example of growing "jungle raj" in Bihar, a senior journalist was shot dead near Siwan railway station in Bihar on Friday. Rajdev Ranjan , the bureau chief of the Hindi daily Hindustan in the district, was...


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Sheena Bora was strangulated, I was there, admits Indrani Mukerjea's driver,

In a fresh disclosure in the sensational Sheena Bora murder case, main accused Indrani Mukerjea's driver Shyamvar Rai has said he was present when the 24-year-old was strangulated and has now decided to turn an...


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Gaya road rage: JDU legislator's son Rocky Yadav arrested

Rocky Yadav, the son of a JDU leader who is accused of shooting dead a teenager for overtaking his SUV in Gaya district of Bihar on Saturday, has been arrested.


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Bihar road rage: JD(U) legislator's son, accused of killing a teenager, may

Rocky Yadav, the son of Legislative Council member Manorma Devi of the ruling Janata Dal (United) (JD-U), is likely to surrender after allegedly shooting dead the teenaged son of a businessman, on Saturday night...


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Keenan-Reuben verdict: All four accused found guilty, get life imprisonment

A Mumbai court today passed verdict in four-and-a-half-year-old Keenan Santos and Reuben Fernandes murder case, holding all four accused guilty. The judge awarded life imprisonment until death to all the four...


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Kerala: 19-year-old nursing student gang-raped in autorickshaw

Days after a law student was raped and killed in Kerala, another case of gang-rape has surfaced in the Southern state on Tuesday. A nursing student, 19, was allegedly gang-raped by her friend and another man inside...


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Police SI Akhtar Khan shot dead during raid in Dadri

Sub-Inspector Akhtar Khan of the Uttar Pradesh Police was on Monday morning killed in an encounter with some criminals in Greater Noida's Dadri area. Khan was leading a team to arrest criminals named Furkan and Javed...


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Ashiana rape case: Main accused Gaurav Shukla gets 10-year jail

Allahabad High Court's Lucknow bench awards ten years imprisonment to Gaurav Shukla in Ashiana gang rape case. The incident happened on May 2, 2005, after a 13-year-old girl was kidnapped, burnt with cigarette butts before...


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Manson girl Leslie Van Houten deemed suitable for parole, 46 years after

Leslie Van Houten, the youngest of Charles Manson's followers to take part in one of America's most notorious killings, has been recommended for parole. Van Houten's bid for parole comes after spending forty...


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Body parts found in recycling bin identified as belonging to missing Seattle

Police on Monday said that body parts found Saturday in a recycling bin outside of a Seattle home was of a nurse who went missing on Friday night after a baseball game date.


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CCTV footage of Delhi Mercedes hit-and-run accident released

Two days after 32-year-old business executive Sidharth Sharma died in a hit-and-run accident by a speeding car in north Delhi, his family has publicized CCTV footage of the incident.


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NIA officer's murder: Two detained, property dispute likely motive, says police

A senior official stated that "property dispute" has surfaced as the likely motive behind the murder. The Uttar Pradesh Police is said to have nabbed two prime suspects for their alleged hand in the murder of National Investigation...


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