Sunanda death: Delhi Police seeks polygraph test on 3 key witnesses

The Delhi Police, which is investigating the alleged murder of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar, wants a lie detector test on three key witnesses.

Jeweller shot at, robbed in Muzaffarnagar

A jeweller was allegedly shot at by unidentified persons who also looted cash and ornaments from him near Janakpuri locality here, police said today.

Man sentenced to life for murdering brother in TN

A local court today sentenced a 28-old-man to life for murdering his younger brother over a land dispute.

1975 LN Mishra murder case: HC grants bail to two Ananda Margis

Two Ananda Margis, serving life term along with two others for killing former Railway Minister LN Mishra 40 years ago, were on Tuesday granted bail by the Delhi High Court.

Four sentenced to life in murder case in Ballia

A local court today awarded life imprisonment to four persons in connection with a three-year-old murder case.

Three of family shot dead in Bihar

Three members of a family were shot dead by a group of assailants apparently over a property dispute at Kishunpur village in the district Tuesday.

Mere confession cannot be basis for filing chargesheet: Madras HC

Holding that mere confession in the absence of evidence cannot be the basis for filing chargesheet, Madras High Court has quashed a murder case against a man, charged with killing his wife, and six others, accused of abetting it.

Litvinenko murder suspect asks to take part in inquiry

A suspect in the murder of Alexander Litvinenko has asked to take part in a British inquiry into the former Russian spy's radiation death, a senior lawyer for the proceedings said Thursday.

Man strangulated to death in UP

A 30-year-old man was strangulated to death by unknown miscreants in the district, police said today.

CBI files charge sheet in Kerala RSS activist murder case

CBI on Saturday filed charge sheet against 19 accused in a murder case of a RSS leader in Kerala's Kannur district.

Elderly man killed by unidentified persons in UP

A 50-year-old man was killed allegedly by unidentified persons in Bahjoi area here, police said Tuesday.

Abu Salem gets life imprisonment in Mumbai-based builder's murder case

Extradited gangster Abu Salem was on Wednesday sentenced to life imprisonment by a special TADA court for murder of Mumbai-based builder Pradeep Jain in 1995.

Bombay HC awards life term to man who killed wife, child

Setting aside the death penalty, the Bombay High Court awarded life imprisonment to a 35-year-old resident of suburban Nalasopara who had stoned his wife and minor daughter to death and later chopped off their heads in July 2011.

Man kills father in Palghar

A mentally unstable man allegedly killed his 55-year-old father at a village here, police said Friday.

Abu Salem convicted in Mumbai-based builder's murder case

A special TADA court here on Monday convicted underworld don Abu Salem in the 1995 murder case of city-based builder Pradeep Jain.

Man gets life imprisonment for killing wife in Mandsaur

A local court has awarded life imprisonment to a 25-year-old man for killing his wife.

Two CBI officers may be in trouble in RTI activist murder case

Two senior CBI officers are in possible trouble in connection with alleged tampering of evidence in the 2011 (rpt) 2011 murder of RTI activist Shehla Masood as action has been recommended against them by the investigating agency itself.

Nitish Katara murder case cost Rs 5.8 crore to exchequer

The 12-year-old Nitish Katara murder case has cost the state exchequer Rs 5.86 crore including nearly Rs 75 lakh spent on the security and upkeep of three convicts Vikas Yadav, Vishal Yadav and Sukhdev Pehelwan, Delhi High Court said on Friday.

Taseer murder case not to be referred to military court: Pak HC

A Pakistani court hearing appeal against death sentence of a former police bodyguard convicted for the 2011 murder of ex-Governor of Punjab province Salman Taseer who had sought reform of blasphemy laws, said on Tuesday the case will not be referred to a military court.

SP activist shot dead in UP

Muzaffarnagar: An activist of Samajwadi Party was shot dead allegedly by unidentified men near his house in neighbouring Shamli district, police said Tuesday.