Lok Sabha members oppose trying of 16-year-old as adults

Several members in Lok Sabha on Wednesday opposed a bill that provides for treating boys aged 16 and above at par with adults for punishment for heinous crimes like rape.

Record Berlin cocaine stash found hidden in Aldi bananas

More than 15 million euros worth of cocaine turned up Monday in boxes of bananas delivered to Aldi supermarkets in and around Berlin, police said.

Police find six bodies in eastern Mexico

The bodies of six people have been found in eastern Mexico, a police source told AFP.

Moga molestation: Punjab CM meets victim's family

Four days after a teenaged girl was molested and pushed out of a moving bus resulting in her death, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal finally arrived here on Sunday and met the victim`s family.

Girl harassed, blackmailed in Faridabad

A 22-year-old girl, resident of sector-16 of Faridabad, has accused a man of threatening, extortion and blackmailing her, police said.

Manish Sisodia lashes out at Delhi Police as ACB nabs cop for taking bribe

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday accused Delhi Police of shielding one of its officials whom the Anti-Corruption Branch of the government was said to have nabbed for seeking a bribe as the matter triggered a fresh face-off between the law enforcers and the ruling AAP.

Mexico seeks missing soldiers after chopper downed

Mexican authorities searched for three missing soldiers on Saturday after their helicopter was forced down by gunmen during an anti-drug cartel operation in Jalisco state.

Baltimore braced for massive protests over Freddie Gray death

Thousands of people were set to hit the Baltimore streets in fresh large-scale demonstrations on Saturday, a day after six police officers were charged over the death of an African-American man in their custody.

Girl suffers bullet injuries in celebratory firing, dies

In a tragic incident, a 12-year-old girl was killed when she was accidentally shot at during celebratory firing at a relative's wedding that she was attending in west Delhi's Ranhola area here Wednesday night.

Gunmen open fire on buses carrying rap star Lil Wayne, crew

Two tour buses carrying rap star Lil Wayne and his entourage came under fire early Sunday in Georgia, according to US media, which said no one was injured in the shooting.

Funeral planned for black man hurt in police custody

Violent protests in Baltimore yielded to calm Sunday, as mourners readied a funeral wake for Freddie Gray, an African American man who died of injuries sustained while in police custody.

Expelled TMC MLA Arabul Islam arrested

Expelled Trinamool Congress strongman and MLA Arabul Islam was arrested on Sunday from the New Town area, the emerging satellite township near Kolkata, for his alleged involvement in an extortion case, police said.

Pvt bill on making marital rape a crime tabled in Rajya Sabha

 A private member bill to amend the existing laws to treat marital rape as a crime was tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Friday.

France hunts accomplices in foiled church attack

French police were hunting Thursday for possible accomplices to an Algerian student whose plan to attack churches was foiled when his arsenal of weapons was uncovered purely by chance.

Girl thrown out of running train by boyfriend, dies

A 15-year-old girl died on Thursday after she was allegedly thrown out of a running train by a person with whom she had eloped, the GRP here said.

Air Force doctor's maid found dead

A maid working at the official residence of a senior Air Force official was on Thursday found dead under mysterious circumstances in Jorhat district.

Woman gets life term for killing infant by throwing in sewer

A woman, who killed her three- month-old daughter by throwing her in a sewer to get rid of her, has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a Delhi court which said it was a cold blooded and pre-planned murder.

Canadian diplomat`s son pleads not guilty in US murder case

The teenaged son of a Canadian diplomat pleaded not guilty to US murder charges Monday after a botched drug robbery in which his brother and another man were killed.

Goa police register case against absconding ex-minister Francisco Mickky Pacheco

Goa police on Monday registered a non-cognisable offence against former state minister Francisco Mickky Pacheco, who is absconding despite his conviction in a 2006 assault case.

Man beaten up, looted by four cops in Palghar

A 30-year-old man was allegedly beaten up and looted of Rs 25,000 by four policemen, an official said on Monday.