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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,...

11-Aug-2018 Patna (Bihar)

CBI conducts search at Bihar shelter home

A CBI team along with officials from the Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL) on Saturday conducted a search at a shelter home in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district where 34 minor girls were raped, police said.The CFSL team has collected scientific evidence...

10-Aug-2018 Mumbai

Mumbai schoolgirl dies, 30 taken ill after taking medicines

A teenage girl student of a BMC-run Urdu medium school died of suspected poisoning from a medicine dose while at least 30 others were taken ill, officials said here on Friday.The deceased has been identified as 12-year-old Chandni Sahil Shaikh. The exact...

09-Aug-2018 New Delhi

2 illegal arms suppliers arrested with 50 pistols

The Delhi Police has busted a module of illegal arms suppliers and arrested two persons here with 50 pistols that were to be supplied to a gangster, police said on Thursday.Police said that the accused persons, identified as Ajeem and Aash, are natives of...

08-Aug-2018 New Delhi

Youth killed in Delhi, 3 held

A youth was killed while two passersby suffered injuries when a fight broke out on a Delhi street, police said on Wednesday, adding that three persons have been arrested.The incident occurred in the south Delhi area late on Tuesday when a group of youngsters...

07-Aug-2018 Lucknow

Four of family found dead in UP town

A woman was found strangled and her three minor daughters thrown off the fourth floor of a building in Etawah district of Uttar Pradesh early on Tuesday, police said.All four have died. The husband of the woman, an egg vendor, has been arrested in connection...

06-Aug-2018 Vijayawada

Andhra man throws 3 children in river

In a shocking incident, a man killed his three children by throwing them into a river after a fight with his wife in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district.According to police, the bodies of the three boys were seen floating in Niva river. The children were...

06-Aug-2018 Chennai

CBI busts smuggling racket at Trichy airport, books 19

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday said it has booked 19 persons, including six Customs officials posted at the Trichy International Airport, on charge of involvement in the smuggling of gold and other valuables.The CBI has registered cases...

05-Aug-2018 New Delhi

Man's body with missing head, hands found in Delhi

A male body without head and hands was found dumped in north Delhi early on Sunday, police said.Police said that it received a call at 8 a.m. that an unclaimed bag was lying near a bus stop located some distance from Delhi University's Khalsa College."The...

04-Aug-2018 Mumbai

DRI busts 'date rape drugs' racket

Sleuths of the Department of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) have busted a major international narcotics racket and seized 265 kg of banned drugs ketamine and methamphetamine worth Rs 37 crore from Raigad and Navi Mumbai, official sources said on Saturday.Seven persons,...

04-Aug-2018 Imphal

2 gold sumgglers held in Imphal

Sleuths of Customs Division on Saturday nabbed two international gold smugglers from a parking lot in Imphal.Preliminary investigation showed they had smuggled gold from Myanmar. The value of the confiscated gold is over Rs 39 lakh in the international market,...

03-Aug-2018 Agartala

Record 3,350 kg ganja haul in Tripura : Police

Security forces have seized a record 3,350 kg of dry cannabis (ganja) valued at over Rs 2 crore and arrested two persons in Sepahijala district in west Tripura, police said on Friday."A joint team of security personnel and other officials led by Deputy Superintendent...

03-Aug-2018 Mumbai

Film director Vijay Gutte held for Rs 34-crore GST fraud

Film director Vijay R. Gutte, son of a leading Maharashtra businessman close to the BJP, has been arrested in a case of alleged Rs 34-crore GST fraud committed through fake documents, official sources said here on Friday.Director of an upcoming film 'The...

03-Aug-2018 Kolkata

CBI raids 9 sites in ATM Group's chit fund case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday said it has searched nine different places including offices and residences of accused persons across West Bengal in the ongoing investigation of ATM Group's chit fund case.A case was registered in June...

02-Aug-2018 Ranchi

11 get life term for killing five women

Eleven people were sentenced to life term by a Ranchi district court on Thursday for killing five women on the suspicion of practising black magic.According to the lawyer, Special Judge (SC/ST) S.S. Prasad convicted the 11 accused persons and awarded them life...

01-Aug-2018 Kolkata

Kolkata bank fraud: 37 customers allege fraudulent withdrawals

Amid reports of fraudulent withdrawals from bank accounts in Kolkata, a Canara Bank official on Wednesday said they have identified 37 customers who are victims of such criminal acts.The official said the total amount involved in the fraud was more than Rs...

31-Jul-2018 Mumbai

Singer Mika Singh robbed of Rs 300,000 cash, jewels

Bollywood playback singer Mika Singh has reported a theft of cash and jewellery worth Rs 300,000 from his house in the Oshiwara area of Andheri west here, police said on Tuesday.Singh's manager lodged the complaint on his behalf alleging that Rs 100,000 in cash...

31-Jul-2018 Kolkata

Illegal arms racket busted in Bengal, nine arrested

The Special Task Force of the Kolkata Police seized 60 semi-finished improvised firearms, ammunition and arms making equipment and arrested nine persons during two separate raids, an official said on Tuesday.The raids were conducted in Kolkata and North...

31-Jul-2018 New Delhi

18 trafficked women rescued in Delhi

The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Tuesday rescued 18 women, aged 18-30 years, who had become victims of human trafficking. Most of them belong to Nepal.The Nepal Embassy "is being contacted" for their repatriation.The Commission, in a statement, said...

31-Jul-2018 Imphal

Rapist gets death sentence in Manipur

A tribal youth in Manipur found guilty of raping and murdering a four-year-old was sentenced to death on Tuesday.The sentence against David, 23, was pronounced by A. Noutuneswori in the district court in Senapati district.The convict allegedly raped and...

30-Jul-2018 Ranchi

Seven of family found dead in Ranchi

Seven members of a family here in Jharkhand were found dead inside their house on Monday, police said.The bodies of Deepak Kumar Jha, who worked in a multinational company, and those of his parents, brother, wife and two children were found by the police,...

30-Jul-2018 Patna (Bihar)

Six granted bail as CBI fails to file chargesheet

A special CBI court on Monday granted bail to six persons accused of abducting and murdering a school girl Navruna Chakravarty, after the investigating agency failed to file a chargesheet within 90 days, police said."The special CBI court in Muzaffarpur...

30-Jul-2018 Kolkata

Gold biscuits worth Rs 52.30 lakh seized in Bengal

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Monday seized 16 gold biscuits valued at Rs 52.30 lakh from West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district, a BSF officer said.Acting on a tip-off, BSF troopers from Nadia district's Krishnanagar outpost set a vigil at Bansghata...

29-Jul-2018 New Delhi

8 held for confinement, rape of teenager who eloped with lover

All eight accused involved in the elopement of a teenager and her subsequent rape and confinement have been arrested, including her boyfriend and two human traffickers, police said on Sunday.Accused Abhishek, 18, Ravi, 32, Rinki, 30, Rohit, 22, Mukesh, 25,...

28-Jul-2018 Gawalior/Katni

Two get death for rape of minors in MP

Two persons were sentenced to death by trial courts in Madhya Pradesh in separate cases of rape of children below the age of 12, a lawyer said. The trial lasted for only five and 13 days in the two cases.Lawyer Somvir Yadav, who represented a victim in one...

28-Jul-2018 Patna (Bihar)

34 minors raped at Bihar shelter home : Police

As many as 34 minor girls housed in a shelter home in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district have been raped as against earlier figure of 29, police said on SaturdayMuzaffarpur Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Harpreet Kaur said: "It was not 29 but 34 girls...

28-Jul-2018 Imphal

Contraband gold worth over Rs 1 cr seized from Manipur border

Gold worth Rs 1.25 crore smuggled from Myanmar has been seized by customs officials during a raid at a Manipur border town, a top officer said.According to Assistant Commissioner R.K. Dorendrajit, four smugglers with the contraband gold were nabbed in Pallel...

28-Jul-2018 Patna (Bihar)

14 get life, one a 10-year term for Bihar hooch tragedy

A Bihar court on Saturday awarded life imprisonment to 14 persons and 10 years in jail to one person in the 2012 hooch tragedy reported in Ara in Bhojpur district, a government lawyer said.Ara Additional District and Sessions Judge R.C. Diwedi on Tuesday...

26-Jul-2018 New Delhi

Delhi family deaths: CBI asked to conduct psychological autopsy

Delhi Police has written to the Central Bureau of Investigation, asking to conduct a psychological post-mortem of the 11 family members, who were found dead in their house here this month, an official said.The police official said that the Delhi Police's Crime...

26-Jul-2018 Lucknow

2 killed in UP town, situation tense

Two traders were killed by unidentified assailants late on Wednesday at their shop in Pratapgarh town of Uttar Pradesh, police said on Thursday.The situation has been tense after the brothers were murdered in Kaudhaur market.All through the night, family...

25-Jul-2018 New Delhi

Three minor sisters starve to death in Delhi, probe ordered

Three sisters -- aged two, four and eight -- were found dead in their house here with autopsy reports suggesting that they died because of hunger, officials said on Wednesday. The government has begun a magisterial probe into the incident that has shocked...

24-Jul-2018 Aurangabad (Maharashtra)

Violence mars Maratha quota stir, Mumbai shutdown on Wednesday

A policemen and four others were injured, four persons attempted suicide, over a dozen vehicles damaged or torched, road and rail links blocked while a MP and MLC were roughed up, as the stir for the Maratha quota turned violent in parts of Maharashtra...

24-Jul-2018 Ghaziabad

Mob thrashes Muslim man in Ghaziabad court

A 25-year-old Muslim man was beaten up by a group of people in a Ghaziabad court in Uttar Pradesh where he had gone to marry a Hindu woman, police said on Tuesday.Sahil, who works at a Noida firm, went to the court to register his marriage with Preeti...

23-Jul-2018 Jaipur

Alwar lynching: Police to probe delay in taking Rakbar to hospital

The Rajasthan Police on Monday formed a high-level team to probe the reasons for the alleged delay in taking to the hospital a man who died after being allegedly thrashed by a mob of 'gau rakshaks'.Director General of Police O.P. Galhotra said the team will...

23-Jul-2018 Lucknow

Man kills wife, two sons before committing suicide in UP

A man on Monday killed his wife and two children before committing suicide by consuming poison in Uttar Pradesh's Kushinagar district, police said. The eldest daughter of the assailant is battling for life in hospital.The incident happened in Bawli Chowk...

23-Jul-2018 New Delhi

CBI arrests eight involved in fake railway recruitment drive

The CBI has arrested eight persons allegedly involved in a fake recruitment drive in Indian Railway by using fake departmental website, the agency said on Monday.The accused persons were arrested on Sunday during a raid conducted at their residents in Uttar...

22-Jul-2018 Kolkata

Rs 7 lakh in fake currency seized in Bengal, two arrested

Fake Indian currency with a face value of Rs seven lakh was seized from West Bengal's Malda district and two persons were arrested, a CID official said on Sunday.Acting on a tip-off, the Criminal Investigation Department arrested Biswajit Mondal and Manglu...

21-Jul-2018 Alwar (Rajasthan)

Man suspected of cow smuggling lynched in Rajasthan, 2 nabbed

A 28-year-old man has been beaten to death by suspected cow vigilantes in Rajasthan's Alwar district, police said on Saturday. Two persons have  been arrested.Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje condemned the Friday night incident in which some villagers...

21-Jul-2018 New Delhi

Woman killed by husband

A 34-year-old woman, married for seven years, was allegedly killed by her husband here, police said.Deputy Commissioner of Police, Northwest, Aslam Khan said that the woman was found dead in her house in Shalimar Bagh at 10 a.m. on Friday."Her parents...

21-Jul-2018 Jaipur

19-year-old sentenced to death for rape under new Rajasthan law

A 19-year-old was Saturday sentenced to death for raping a seven-month-old baby in Rajasthan this year, police said.According to Director General of Police O.P. Galhotra, this comes as the first death sentence in Rajasthan after the state assembly brought...

20-Jul-2018 Panchkula

Chandigarh woman alleges gang-rape in Haryana, 3 held

A young woman from Chandigarh has alleged that she was gang-raped by up to 10 men for four days after being held captive in a private guest in Morni Hills area of adjoining Haryana's Panchkula district, police said on Friday.The victim, aged around 21...

19-Jul-2018 Dantewada (Chhattisgarh)

4 women among 8 Maoists gunned down in Chhatisgarh

Eight Maoists, including four women, were shot dead on Thursday in an encounter with security forces in an area adjoing the border of Dantewada-Bijapur districts in Chhattisgarh, an official said. Several sophisticated firearms were recovered from them.Confirming...

09-Jun-2018 New Delhi

Wanted gangster Rajesh Bharti among 4 killed in Delhi shootout

Wanted criminal Rajesh Bharti and his three accomplices were gunned down by the Delhi Police's Special Cell in south Delhi's Chattarpur area on Saturday, police said.Eight policemen and a gangster were also injured in the shootout as the Special Cell engaged...

09-Jun-2018 New Delhi

Wanted gangster Rajesh Bharti among 4 killed in Delhi shoot-out

Wanted criminal Rajesh Bharti and his three accomplices were gunned down by the Delhi Police's Special Cell in the Chattarpur area here on Saturday, police said.Six policemen, and a gang member, were also injured in the shoot-out as the Special Cell engaged...

05-Jun-2018 Kolkata

Over 800kg ganja seized in Guwahati, two arrested

Over 800 kgs of ganja (cannabis indica) was seized in Guwahati and two persons were arrested in this connection, an official said on Tuesday."Acting on specific intelligence, Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) intercepted a vehicle at Khanapara on...

05-Jun-2018 Ghaziabad

Old currency worth Rs 1 cr seized, 10 held

Police have arrested 10 persons and recovered demonetised currency notes in Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denomination totalling Rs 1 crore from them which they were trying to smuggle to Nepal.The arrests took place in Raj Nagar area here on Monday night following a...

14-May-2018 Kolkata

10 killed, 50 injured in Bengal panchayat poll violence

At least 10 people were killed and more than 50 injured on Monday in violence during the West Bengal panchayat polls, where around 73 per cent of the electorate had cast their votes at the end of balloting hours at 5 p.m.The State Election Commission said...

02-May-2018 Mumbai

Dey murder : First-ever life sentence for Chhota Rajan

A court on Wednesday sentenced to life imprisonment mafia don Rajendra S. Nikhalje alias Chhota Rajan and eight others for the 2011 killing of veteran journalist J. Dey. Asked for his reaction, Chhota Rajan remarked: "Theek hai." (It's okay).This is the...

27-Apr-2018 Bengaluru

Rs 4 crore unaccounted cash seized in Karnataka

The Income Tax department has seized Rs 4 crore unaccounted cash and 6.5 kg gold jewellery from three state contractors in Bengaluru, Mysuru and Davangere in poll-bound Karnataka, said an official on Friday."The unaccounted cash and gold jewellery were found...

24-Apr-2018 Gadchiroli (Maharashtra)

37 Maoists, including 19 women, killed in Maharashtra operations

As many as 19 women, including a commander, are among 37 Maoists gunned down in two pitched battles by the Maharashtra Police in the forests of the state's Gadchiroli in the past 48 hours, eliminating at least four top commanders and virtually shattering...

17-Apr-2018 Lucknow

8-year-old raped, killed in UP

In a case with harrowing echoes of the crime in Jammu and Kashmir s Kathua an 8-year-old was raped and then murdered in Etah district of Uttar Pradesh police said on Tuesday.The victim had gone to attend a wedding with her family where she went missing...

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