Four sentenced to life imprisonment in murder case in UP

Four persons have been sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering a farmer in the district in 2009.

55-year-old man stoned to death in UP

A dhaba owner was stoned to death by unidentified miscreants in the district, police said Monday.

Middle-aged woman shot dead in Sambhal

A woman was shot dead allegedly by her husband's rivals in Kotwali area, police said today.

Man sentenced to life for murdering pregnant wife in UP

A man was Thursday sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court for murdering his pregnant wife.

Three shot dead inside car in AP

Three persons were today shot dead allegedly by unidentified men when they were proceeding towards Eluru in a car on the Chennai-Kolkata National Highway, police said.

Youth gets life term for murder in New Delhi

A 26-year-old youth has been sentenced to life imprisonment for murder by a Delhi court, which said the incident was "indicative of a pre-meditated plan" to kill the victim.

Delhi youth jailed for 10 years for killing mother's paramour

A 23-year-old youth has been sentenced to 10 years in jail for beating to death a man who was having illicit relations with his mother, by a Delhi court which held that he "lost his self-control" and committed the crime due to "sudden and grave provocation".

Man acquitted of attempt to murder charge

A Delhi court has acquitted a man of the charge of attempt to murder after the alleged victim and an eyewitness turned hostile and refused to identify the accused.

Villager bludgeoned to death by brother in Palghar

A 48-year-old villager was bludgeoned to death allegedly by his elder brother over a petty dispute at Boisar here, police said today.

Father, brother acquited of murder charge as man turns hostile in Delhi court

The father and elder brother of a man, who was allegedly attacked with a knife and thrown off a roof by them, have been acquitted of the charge of attempting to murder him by a Delhi court after the victim turned hostile.

Pakistan court orders filing of murder case against Sharifs

A Pakistani court on Tuesday ordered the registration of a murder case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his brother and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif and 19 others for their alleged role in the killing of 14 supporters of fiery anti-government cleric Tahirul Qadri here.

Pak court order to file murder case against Nawaz Sharif challenged

Three Pakistani federal ministers on Friday challenged a sessions court`s decision to register a murder case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Delhi court refuses to handcuff murder accused, orders counselling

A Delhi court has refused to handcuff and fetter a man accused of murder and has directed the police to provide a psychiatrist to him in Tihar Jail here after he tried to commit suicide.

Father-son get life term on murder charges in Cuttack

A father and son have been sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court after being convicted on murder charges.

Abducted girl found murdered in UP

Body of a 15-year-old girl who was abducted along with her sister on July 25 was recovered from Kairana town in Shamli district following which three police personnel have been suspended for alleged negligence.

Delhi Police constable arrested in murder case

A Delhi police constable has been arrested from the national capital in connection with the murder of a lawyer at Kheri Gani village here.

Amethi murder case: Main accused surrenders before court

The main accused in the murder case of a Congress leader`s son and his aide has surrendered before a court in Sultanpur, police said here Tuesday.

Five sentenced for life in attempt to murder case in UP

Five persons were sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court in a 17-year-old attempt to murder case.

South African prosecutors file final arguments in Oscar Pistorius case

Prosecutors have filed their final arguments before the high court in the case of murder accused Oscar Pistorius.

Policeman kills two, shoots self in Jammu

A policeman shot dead two women before turning the gun on himself in Rajouri district of Jammu region Monday, police said.