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13-Oct-2018 New Delhi

2 criminals held over Delhi bank robbery, killing cashier

A day after robbers gunned down a bank cashier and looted over Rs 3 lakh from a bank in the national capital, the Delhi Police on Saturday arrested two out of the six criminals from Haryana's Sonipat, a senior police officer said."The accused have been...

11-Oct-2018 Patna (Bihar)

Woman kills self after husband dies in Bihar

A young woman committed suicide by jumping from the roof of a reputed private hospital here on Thursday after her husband died there, police said.According to police, Sanoj Kumar, husband of Priti Devi, was admitted to the hospital with infection in his...

11-Oct-2018 Ghaziabad

AAP worker burnt to death by live-in partner, say police

An Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) worker, who was found charred to death in a car in Ghaziabad on Friday last, was killed due to jealousy over his flourishing business of organising gay parties in Delhi and elsewhere, police said on Wednesday.Talking to the media,...

11-Oct-2018 New Delhi

Youth held for killing parents and sister in Delhi

Hours after triple murders in a south Delhi locality, a first-year polytechnic student was arrested on Wednesday by Delhi Police for murdering his parents and sister in a fit of anger."The accused has been identified as Suraj, 19. He was arrested after he...

10-Oct-2018 New Delhi

Congress asks Akbar to come clean or resign

The Congress on Wednesday asked former Editor and Union Minister M.J. Akbar to either come clean in the wake of sexual harassment charges against him or step down as a Minister. It also sought an independent probe into the charges against him."He should...

10-Oct-2018 New Delhi

3 of family found murdered in house

A couple and their 16-year-old daughter were found murdered with stab wounds in their house here early on Wednesday, police said. Their son was found injured.Mithilesh and Siya, a couple in their 40s, and their daughter Neha were found dead in south Delhi's...

08-Oct-2018 Lucknow/Nagpur

BrahMos scientist held on spying charge, 2 others raided in UP

In a shocking development, a young scientist working with the BrahMos Aerospace Pvt Ltd (BAPL)'s missile research centre in Nagpur was arrested on Monday on alleged charges of spying for Pakistan's intelligence agency ISI and other countries, informed sources...

08-Oct-2018 New Delhi

Auto-rickshaw driver killed in Delhi, 4 juveniles held

An auto-rickshaw driver was stabbed to death here over fare issues. Four minor boys have been arrested for their involvement in the murder, police said on Monday.Deputy Commissioner of Police Madhur Verma said four boys aged between 16 and 17 had hired...

08-Oct-2018 Ranchi

Jewellery worth Rs 25 lakh looted in Jharkhand

Unidentified robbers on Monday looted jewellery worth Rs 25 lakh from a businessman in Jharkhand's Ranchi, police said.The incident took place at Dhruva locality when Raj Kumar Burman, owner of Burman Jewellers, was busy opening the locks of his shop. Taking advantage...

08-Oct-2018 Ranchi

Father kills son in Ranchi

A former Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) constable shot dead his 29-year-old son here on Monday, police said.Rakesh Rawat had a verbal spat with his son before allegedly shooting him him with a rifle. The neighbours found the body."We have arrested...

07-Oct-2018 New Delhi

19-year-old commits suicide in Delhi

A 19-year-old young man on Sunday committed suicide by shooting himself outside his residence in Delhi, police said.At around 6.30 a.m., Gulshan's father found him sprawled with a gunshot injury in Dwarka's Matiala area, Deputy Commissioner of Police Anto...

07-Oct-2018 Kolkata

35 smuggled exotic birds, animals seized in Bengal

Around 35 exotic birds and animals smuggled into India from Bangkok via Myanmar were seized by DRI personnel at the city's international airport and two persons were arrested, an official said on Sunday.The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) officials...

05-Oct-2018 Kolkata

550 kg cannabis seized in Guwahati, two arrested

About 550 kg of cannabis valued at Rs 55 lakh was seized from Guwahati and two persons were arrested, an official said on Friday."Acting on a tip-off, officers of Guwahati Zonal Unit of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) intercepted a vehicle and seized...

04-Oct-2018 Patna (Bihar)

2 killed in Bihar over water dispute

Two persons were shot dead and a Dalit woman was injured on Thursday during a caste-clash over water sharing for irrigation in Bihar's Nawada district, police said.The incident in Khaira village, about 150 km from here, has caused tension in the area. Security...

01-Oct-2018 Hyderabad

2 students immolate self over love affair

Inspired by a Telugu film, two Class 10 students committed self-immolation over fear of failure in love affair in Telangana's Jagtiyal town, police said on Monday.Contrary to initial reports that they allegedly died in a clash over an affair with the same girl,...

01-Oct-2018 Ranchi

Moonshine kills five in Ranchi

Five people died here on Sunday allegedly after drinking spurious liquor, officials said."Five bodies have been sent for post-mortem. We will confirm the reason for death after autopsy," Ranchi Deputy Commissioner Mahipat Ray told reporters. The incident...

01-Oct-2018 Hyderabad

2 students burnt alive over same girl in Telangana

In a gruesome incident, two Class 10 students were burnt alive in an alleged clash over an affair with the same girl in Telangana's Jagtiyal town, police said on Monday.The police suspect that both the students, aged 16, set each other ablaze on Sunday...

28-Sep-2018 Patna (Bihar)

12 AK-47 rifles seized in Bihar

Police in Bihar on Friday seized 12 AK-47 rifles during a search operation in Munger district, a senior official said.Munger Superintendent of Police Babu Ram said the rifles were found inside a well in Bardaha.Earlier this month, half a dozen AK-47 rifles...

28-Sep-2018 Kolkata

1,400 Kg cannabis seized in Tripura

About 1,400 Kgs of cannabis, stored in plastic vats hidden underground, was recovered by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) and state police at two separate locations in Tripura's Sepahijala district, an official statement said on Friday.The operation...

28-Sep-2018 Kolkata

Gold worth Rs 1.5 crore, foreign currency seized in Bengal

The Border Security Force (BSF) has seized smuggled gold ornaments worth around Rs 1.5 crore and USD 30,000 from West Bengal's Nadia district, a BSF officer said on Friday.Acting on a tip-off, the BSF troopers on Thursday conducted a special vigil at border...

27-Sep-2018 Kolkata

Drug racket busted in Kolkata, three arrested

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has busted an international drugs racket here by seizing more than 3,000 tablets of psychotropic substances and arresting three persons, a senior NCB official said on Thursday.According to the official, the gang was involved...

25-Sep-2018 Erode (Tamil Nadu)

9 acquitted in late actor Rajkumar's abduction case

A court in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday acquitted all the nine persons accused of abducting Kannada actor Rajkumar in 2000.The court in Gobichettipalayam, some 440 km from here, said that there was insufficient evidence against the accused.The actor was kidnapped...

25-Sep-2018 New Delhi

Auto-lifters' gang busted, 11 luxury cars seized

An interstate gang of auto-lifters has been busted with the arrest of two criminals, police said here on Tuesday. Eleven luxury cars stolen by them were also recovered from them.Hailing from Punjab, Tirath Ram, 50, and Naveen Kumar, 25, were arrested on...

25-Sep-2018 Kolkata

BSF seizes 7.5 Kg silver ornaments in Bengal

The BSF on Tuesday seized 7.5 Kg silver ornaments valued at Rs 3,01,500 from two persons at Khajibagan under Krishnangar Sector in Nadia district of West Bengal.The alleged culprits, however, managed to flee, a Border Security Force (BSF) release said.Acting...

23-Sep-2018 Kerala

Nun rape: Bishop brought to convent where abuse took place

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who has been arrested for raping a nun and presently in police custody after his bail plea was turned down, was brought to a convent near here on Sunday where the assault took place.He was taken to the convent at Kuruvelengadu in a convoy...

23-Sep-2018 Agartala

Three held in Tripura, arms and ammunition seized

Three youths were arrested and two firearms and ammunition were seized from them on Sunday in southern Tripura's Sabroom, a town along the India-Bangladesh border, police said."The three were intercepted while travelling in a car in Sabroom. Two 9-mm pistols,...

21-Sep-2018 Kerala

Nun rape: Bishop questioning enters Day 3

The Kerala Police began questioning Bishop Franco Mulakkal, accused of raping a nun, for the third consecutive day on Friday, even as demands for his arrest grew.Mulakkal has been accused of repeatedly sexually abusing the nun between 2014 and 2016. Nuns...

21-Sep-2018 New Delhi

6 held for robbing, assaulting wife, daughter of Delhi HC ex-CJ

Delhi Police on Thursday arrested six persons, including a domestic help, for assaulting, robbing and holding captive the wife and daughter of a former Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court here."The accused have been identified as Dinesh, Dheerender, Upender...

20-Sep-2018 Tripunithura (Kerala)

Nun rape : Bishop questioning restarts on Day 2

The Kerala Police on Thursday began questioning Bishop Franco Mulakkal accused of raping a nun for the second consecutive day.On Wednesday, the bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese in Jalandhar, Punjab, was questioned for seven hours near here at the Crime...

18-Sep-2018 New Delhi

Changed Mallya LOC as no sufficient evidence for arrest : CBI

The first lookout circular (LOC) against fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya for his detention at airports was changed as there was "no sufficient ground" for his arrest, a CBI source said on Tuesday."As he was a sitting member of Parliament and there was...

18-Sep-2018 New Delhi

ED raids 11 places, seizes Rs 29 lakh hawala money

The Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday said that it had raided 11 places in Delhi and Mumbai in connection with an international hawala racket involving Rs 700 crore and seized Rs 29 lakh.The financial probe agency said that searches were carried out at...

18-Sep-2018 Hyderabad/Patna

7 arrested in Telangana honour killing case

Telangana Police on Tuesday said that they have arrested seven accused over the killing of a Dalit youth, who was hacked to death last week in a case of honour killing. The accused include a hired killer from Bihar.The police revealed that T. Maruthi Rao, the...

18-Sep-2018 New Delhi

FIR registered against Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari

Police on Tuesday registered a First Information Report (FIR) against Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party chief Manoj Tiwari for illegally breaking the lock of a sealed house."An FIR has been registered against Manoj Tiwari on the complaint by Deputy Director MCD,...

15-Sep-2018 Hyderabad

Shutdown in Telangana town over Dalit man's killing

A shutdown was imposed in Telangana's Miryalguda town on Saturday over the murder of a Dalit man in an apparent case of honour killing.Shops and business establishments remained closed in the town in Nalgonda district, about 150 km from Hyderabad.Dalit...

13-Sep-2018 Kochi

Kerala nun rape case : Relief for Bishop Franco Mulakkal

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who has been named in a sexual abuse case by a nun, got a breather from the Kerala High Court on Thursday as it said "arrest is not the issue".Expressing satisfaction in the ongoing probe, the court observed that since it was an old...

12-Sep-2018 Imphal

4 militants arrested in Manipur

Four militants of the banned People's Liberation Army (PLA) were arrested by the Manipur police from two different parts of Imphal east district, according to a press release issued by the police department on Wednesday.In a raid conducted on Tuesday evening...

08-Sep-2018 Patna (Bihar)

Three suspected kidnappers beaten to death in Bihar

In a fresh case of street justice in Bihar, three suspected kidnappers were on Friday beaten to death by a mob in state's Begusarai district, police said.The incident took place near Goriya Dharamshala in Narain Pipar village under Chhaurahi block of the...

07-Sep-2018 New Delhi

Two Kashmiri Islamic State militants arrested in Delhi

Two suspected Islamic State (IS) militants hailing from Jammu and Kashmir have been arrested from here, police said on Friday.The suspects were arrested from the Red Fort area on Thursday night, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Special Cell, P.S. Kushwah said.Kushwah...

07-Sep-2018 Allahabad

4 of a family killed in Allahabad

Four members of a family were hacked to death here in Uttar Pradesh early on Friday, police said.The murders took place in Bigahiya in Madhavnagar. The dead include two women, a child and one man. The deceased have been identified as Kamlesh Devi, 52, her...

07-Sep-2018 Hyderabad

Indian youth among 3 killed in US bank shooting

An Indian youth was among the three people who were killed when a gunman opened fire at a bank in the US state of Ohio.Pruthviraj Kandepi 25, who hailed from Andhra Pradesh, and two others, Luis Felipe Calderon, 48, and Richard Newcomer, 64, were shot dead...

07-Sep-2018 Lucknow

Three killed in firing in UP's Shahjahanpur

Three persons were shot dead in a firing between two groups in Shahjahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh on Thursday night, police said.The incident happened at the Aawas Vikas Colony around 8:30 p.m., police said, adding the firing took place after an altercation...

04-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Five arrested over gang-rape-cum-murder of minor Uri girl: Police

Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested five persons involved in “gang rape and murder” of a minor girl who was found dead on weekend after remaining untraced for ten days in Uri area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.Those arrested...

02-Sep-2018 Kolkata

Bodies of 14 newborn babies found at Kolkata ground

In a shocking incident, at least 14 dead bodies of newborn babies, wrapped in plastic bags, were recovered from a deserted ground in south Kolkata's Haridebpur on Sunday, police said.Covered with shrubs and twigs, the bodies were found on Sunday afternoon...

30-Aug-2018 New Delhi

Two stabbed to death in Delhi

Two persons were stabbed to death and four injured, three of them critically, by a group of armed assailants in west Delhi, police said on Thursday.Police said four to five persons with covered faces and armed with knives attacked bystanders or passersby...

29-Aug-2018 Kolkata

3 killed, 15 injured in Bengal violence

Three persons were killed and at least 15 injured in West Bengal as violent political clashes over the formation of the state Panchayat boards continued, police said on Wednesday.Armed clashes took place between groups allegedly belonging to the ruling Trinamool...

26-Aug-2018 Bhopal

Woman, two sons killed in MP

Unidentified assailants killed a woman and her two sons and critically injured her husband in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district on Saturday, police said.The victims were attacked with an ax when they were sleeping in the night, but the reason for the criminal act is...

25-Aug-2018 Kolkata

230 kg Ganja seized in Bengal, two arrested

The city unit of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Friday seized 230 kgs of ganja from a vehicle in West Bengal's Alipurduar district and arrested two residents of Assam in this connection, a senior NCB official said.The seizure was made from Alipurduar...

22-Aug-2018 Agra

53 snakes seized in Agra

More than 50 snakes were seized by Forest department officials in a day-long drive to prevent snake charmers from duping 'Shiv bhakts' outside temples across Agra.The snakes are currently under the care and treatment of Wildlife SOS.In the past few days,...

21-Aug-2018 Aurangabad/Mumbai (Maharashtra)

CBI-ATS team seizes firearm in Maharashtra's Aurangabad

In a joint operation, the CBI and Maharashtra ATS on Tuesday raided premises in Aurangabad and seized among other things a firearm suspected to be used in the killing of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar in 2013, officials said.The seizure includes a countrymade...

21-Aug-2018 Patna (Bihar)

15 arrested after a woman beaten and paraded naked in Bihar

A day after a woman was thrashed and paraded naked by a mob in Bihar's Bihiya town in Bhojpur district, the police arrested 15 suspects, but denied that it was a case of mob lynching.S.K. Singhal, Additional Director General (police headquarters), said...

20-Aug-2018 New Delhi

3 held for running job racket, duping aspirants of Rs 24 lakh

Three persons have been arrested for running a fake government job recruitment racket and duping four applicants in Delhi-NCR of Rs 24 lakh, police said on Monday.Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime Branch) Rajiv Ranjan said the three accused admitted to...

18-Aug-2018 Lucknow

Mother-son hacked to death in UP

A 55-year-old woman and her 27-year-old son have been hacked to death in Uttar Pradesh's Jalaun district, police said on Saturday.The villagers, on Saturday, woke up to discover the twin murders, which took place in Baagi village in the night.The deceased...

18-Aug-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Two Nigerians held with drugs valued at Rs 5 cr in Gurugram

Two Nigerians were arrested in Gurugram and 1.3 kg heroin valued at Rs 5 crore in the international market was seized from them, police said on Saturday.Accused Yao and Okelie, presently residing in a rented premises in Hastsal Vihar area of Delhi's Uttam...

17-Aug-2018 Muzaffarpur

Muzaffarpur horror: CBI searches 12 places in Bihar

The CBI on Friday raided 12 places in Bihar, including former Minister Manju Verma's residence in connection with its probe into the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape cases, an official said.The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team conducted searches at...

14-Aug-2018 Kolkata

Three contract killers arrested in Bengal, arms seized

West Bengal's Criminal Investigation Department arrested three contract killers from the state's Durgapur town, who had gathered to kidnap and murder a local businessman, and seized arms and ammunition from them, said police on Tuesday.According to CID, the...

13-Aug-2018 New Delhi

Chargsheet against Kejriwal, Sisodia in CS 'assault' case

Delhi Police on Monday filed a chargesheet against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, his deputy Manish Sisodia and 11 other Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs for allegedly assaulting Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash in February.The chargesheet, filed in the Patiala House...

12-Aug-2018 Patna (Bihar)

2 Bihar shelter home women dead

Police in Bihar said on Sunday that two women from a shelter home died at a hospital here.A 40-year-old woman and an 18-year-old girl from the Asra shelter home here died on Friday night in the Patna Medical College and Hospital.Neither the police nor the Social...

12-Aug-2018 Bhubaneswar

Woman gang-raped on pretext of job in Odisha

A 35-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped by three persons on the pretext of job in Odisha's Jajpur district, police said on Sunday.Three people brought the woman on the pretext of giving a job and gang-raped her on Saturday evening and dumped her near...

11-Aug-2018 Chandigarh

4 More Cops Named In 2015 Behbal Kalan Firing Incident FIR

Acting on the recommendations of the Justice (retd.) Ranjit Singh Commission, the Punjab Police has included the names of 4 police personnel in the FIR registered in 2015 in the Behbal Kalan firing incident.The names of PPS Officers, Charanjit Singh (then SSP...

11-Aug-2018 Agra

Man, 3 children consume poison in Agra, 2 dead, two critical

A man, along with his three children, committed suicide by consuming poison-packed bananas in Agra on Friday, police said.The incident of collective suicide took place under Taj Ganj Police Station area of the city.According to neighbours of the deceased,...

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