Latest NCRB figures reveal that the maximum number of crimes took place in UP last year, while Delhi reported the highest crime rate.Dec 01, 2017, 06:13 AM IST
Alerts about hit-and-runs and kidnappings in Los Angeles will soon pop up on traffic app Waze, along with road closure information, the West Coast city`s mayor said Tuesday.Apr 22, 2015, 11:30 AM IST
Believe it or not, kidnapping has become the order of the day in the insurgency-hit Garo Hills region of Meghalaya, with one person being abducted every alternate day in the past six months.Jul 05, 2014, 13:00 PM IST
In the latest incident of abduction, armed militants donning military uniforms, suspected to be from Boko Haram group, kidnapped 20 women from a village in Borno state, close to where they had earlier kidnapped over 200 girls.Jun 10, 2014, 10:06 AM IST
Almost a month after more than 270 girls were kidnapped by the Boko Haram in Nigeria, the Governor of Borno state has said that he has been informed about the missing girls` possible whereabouts.May 12, 2014, 10:39 AM IST
The number of girls kidnapped by the Boko Haram militant outfit has risen to 11 on Wednesday after three more girls were reportedly abducted from a village in Nigeria`s northeast.May 07, 2014, 16:09 PM IST
Egypt`s ambassador and his staff
have left Libya for security reasons after the kidnapping of
five of their colleagues, the foreign ministry said on Sunday.
Mullah Mohammad Omar has admitted recently that some of Taliban`s area commanders were involved in the business of kidnapping for ransom, bringing bad name to the Taliban movement.Apr 03, 2013, 11:08 AM IST
Insecurity has increased in the minority Sikh community of Peshawar city in northwest Pakistan.Jan 28, 2013, 12:22 PM IST
Last year, 10 cases of kidnapping for ransom were reported to Pakistani police.Jul 14, 2012, 12:41 PM IST
Kenya`s government has come under intense pressure at home to show it is beefing up defences along its frontier with Somalia.Oct 17, 2011, 10:32 AM IST
Abductions for ransom have become a lucrative business in Pakistan, said a leading daily.Jul 04, 2011, 14:05 PM IST
The gang was responsible for the kidnapping of
19 oil workers, including several foreigners.
Two Chinese engineers and four Afghans have been kidnapped by gunmen in northwestern Afghanistan, an official said on Monday.Jan 18, 2010, 21:17 PM IST
A senior al Qaeda official has called on the Taliban to wage a campaign of kidnapping foreign civilians in Afghanistan in order to force US-led forces to negotiate prisoner exchanges, Australian media reported.Sep 16, 2009, 10:59 AM IST
Relatives and friends of victims,
not professional gangs, were behind the majority of kidnapping
cases in the national capital this year, police said on Wednesday.