Crime in Delhi in upward trend; 1,636 rapes, 517 murders

Crime in Delhi saw an upward trend when it comes to incidents like rape, murder and abduction with over 1,600 rape cases reported in 2013, more than double the previous year.

Egypt to try nearly 100 Morsi backers over bombing, murders

Egypt`s prosecution service on Saturday referred nearly 100 supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi to trial for alleged murders, a bombing and torching a university building, in two separate cases.

Three in Argentina on trial for French tourist murders

Three men went on trial in Argentina Tuesday for the rape and murder of two young French tourists whose bodies were found in a scenic park overlooking the city.

Six bodies recovered in Assam

Six bodies with injury marks have been recovered from a village in Udalguri district of Assam, police said on Monday.

Three arrested in Mexico for over 200 murders

Three members of a criminal organisation were arrested by police in Jalisco state in connection with more than 200 murders, as well as kidnappings and extortion, the Mexican National Security Commission said.

18 found dead near Baghdad after kidnapping

The bodies of 18 people kidnapped hours earlier by a group of men wearing military uniforms were found just north of Baghdad on Friday, security and medical officials said.

Killer rage: 6 murders, 7 attempts in 20 days in Ahmedabad

: From brutal murders in cold blood by dreaded criminals to a man killing his own brother in the heat of the moment, the city has been witnessing sudden rise in murders and attempt to murders in recent time.

Czech police say US suspect in 4 murders arrested

Police say an American man suspected of killing a family of four in the Czech Republic has been arrested in the United States.

Nurse pleads guilty to 11 murders in Sydney fire

An Australian man accused of deliberately lighting two fires at a Sydney nursing home that killed 11 elderly residents pleaded guilty to murder today.

Tripura strike Tuesday to protest murders

Opposition parties have called a 12-hour shut-down in Tripura Tuesday to protest the killing of three newspaper employees who were murdered at their office here, a Congress leader said.

Tamil Nadu records 1747 murders in 2011

Love affairs and sexual causes besides family disputes were the major reasons behind 1747 murders committed in 2011, Tamil nadu govt said.

Ex-gangster used wife as `honeytrap` in murders

Former gangster and prime accused Vijay Palande used his model wife Simran Sood as a `honeytrap` to commit the crimes.

Twenty-eight killed in Mexico violence

At least 28 people were
reported killed in Mexico in the past 24 hours, including seven whose bodies were found in a vehicle in the Pacific resort city of Acapulco.

Another man arrested for Birmingham murders

The police said the 41-year-old man from Birmingham was
arrested in the early hours of today. A 24-year-old man was
arrested on Friday.

BJP for CBI probe into murders, rapes

BJP said that Uttar Pradesh were suffering as the
state police had no control over leaders belonging to the
ruling BSP.

HC asks UP govt to answer on murders in health dept

Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High
Court on Thursday sought a reply from the Uttar Pradesh government
on the murders of officials of the state`s health department.

Canadian colonel gets life for sex attacks, murders

A Canadian judge branded Colonel Russell Williams a "sick and dangerous man".

Last 2 foreign dead in Afghan murders identified

A Christian charity said Monday that it had no plans to leave Afghanistan despite the murders of 10 members of its medical aid team and repeated that the organization does not attempt to convert Muslims to Christianity.

Murders, rapes on increase in Delhi this year

Delhi Police might have raised
its strength by over 22,000 men since 2007, but it appears to
have done little to help check crime with the Capital
registering more murders and rapes in the first half of this

Mexico opens 2010 with one of its deadliest day

Mexico opened the New Year with what could be its most dubious distinction yet in the 3-year-old battle against drug trafficking - 69 murders in one