Congress calls Narendra Modi mentally retarded, says he needs IQ test

Congress retaliated strongly to Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Naredra Modi`s remark that the party practices "politics of division and spews poison," Gujarat Congress president Arjun Modhwadia on Sunday said that Modi is mentally retarded and should get his IQ test done.

Woman, minor boy die after consuming poison in UP

Sunita administered poison to her two children, aged five and seven, before taking it herself last night, her husband Vipin Kumar told police.

Congress moves EC, demands stern action against Narendra Modi

The Congress moved Election Commission, demanding stern action against BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and Rajasthan`s chief ministerial candidate Vasundhara Raje.

Juveniles consume poison in reform centre

Three juveniles at a reform centre in Uttar Pradesh`s capital Lucknow consumed poison, officials said.

22-year-old commits suicide in front of lover`s house

A final year B.E Student allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison in front of his lover`s house at Attur in the district, police said.

Man lynched for trying to poison hand pump

A man was beaten to death by a mob for trying to poison a hand pump in a village in Bihar, police said.

Chhattisgarh MP alleges bid on life

A Member of Parliament from Chhattisgarh has alleged that some unidentified people tried to kill her by poisoning her food, police said.

2 kids in Ontario allegedly poisoned at daycare

Canadian police have arrested a home daycare operator for allegedly poisoning two young children.

Case of poisoned food rather than food poisoning: Bihar govt

The blamegame over the responsibility of the deaths of 23 children continued when the state government blamed the school authorities for the tragedy.

Poison found in two letters sent to NY mayor

Two threatening letters sent last week to New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg contained the poison ricin, the city`s police department announced Wednesday.

Medical student in China held for poisoning roommate

A medical student in Shangahi has been charged for allegedly killing his 28-year-old roommate by poisoning him over a trivial matter.

Doctor dies taking preservative solution

A doctor died Wednesday after mistakenly drinking a solution meant for injection to preserve the body of his grandmother for burial, hospital sources said.

Youth, friend acquitted of charge of gang-raping cousin

A youth and his friend have been acquitted of charges of abducting and gang-raping his cousin last year by special fast track court here after the girl did not support the prosecution`s case.

Women, two children consume poison at Collectorate

A 31-year-old woman and her two children were admitted to the Government Hospital here o n Monday, after they consumed poison-laced soft drinks on the premises of the District Collectorate.

Woman poisoned to death by husband, in-laws over dowry

A woman was allegedly poisoned to death by her husband and in-laws over dowry in Naupur village in Atraulia area here, police said.

One die, 5 serious after consuming poison in Bihar

A woman died while five others of her family are battling for life in Saran district after they allegedly consumed poison over some domestic problem, police said Monday night.

Delay in justice: Gang-rape victim consumes poison inside court

An alleged gang-rape victim attempted suicide inside courtroom before a judicial magistrate on Wednesday afternoon.

Ex-prez of Hisar Municipal Council gets life term

A former President of Hisar Municipal Council was on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment by a local court here for poisoning a youth in 2009.

Man acquitted of charges of giving poisonous drinks to kids

A man has been acquitted by a Delhi court of the charges of poisoning his neighbour`s three children.

Yasser Arafat`s body to be exhumed on Tuesday for poison tests

Palestinian officials confirmed that the concrete-encased grave of Palestinian president Yasser Arafat will be dug up on Tuesday in his former compound in the West Bank.