Witch

Kangana Ranaut breaks her silence on ‘black magic’ allegations

Kangana Ranaut breaks her silence on ‘black magic’ allegations

For the uninitiated, Kangana and her ‘Krrish 3’ co-star Hrithik Roshan are embroiled in a legal battle.

May 04, 2016, 12:10 PM IST
HOPE! The story of a Nigerian 'witch boy' and his rescuer that will move you to tears

HOPE! The story of a Nigerian 'witch boy' and his rescuer that will move you to tears

Lovén had found the child, named Hope (two-year-old), in January and he was, as pictures confirm, was on the brink of starvation.

Apr 02, 2016, 18:09 PM IST
Anushka Sharma playing a witch in next?

Anushka Sharma playing a witch in next?

Her maiden production 'NH10' received rave reviews for its power-pack script and acting prowess. 

Mar 30, 2016, 10:47 AM IST

Rajasthan woman, 85, stripped and tortured for being a 'witch'

An 85-year-old woman has complained of being tortured with searing tongs and stripped after being branded as a witch in Rajasthan's Bihara village, over 260 km from here, police said.

Oct 13, 2015, 14:37 PM IST

`Witch` killings haunt India`s remote villages

As he recovers in a children`s shelter in eastern India, 17-year-old Ganita Munda is haunted by the sound of his family`s screams as a witch-hunting gang killed them in their home.

Sep 20, 2015, 09:58 AM IST

Watch: 15 reports from 15 cities

15 reports from 15 cities on Zee News.

Sep 04, 2015, 00:35 AM IST

Jharkhand: Woman killed on suspicion of being a witch

A 25-year-old woman was killed and her husband and daughter were injured in an attack by her nephew, who suspected them of practising black magic at Goilkera in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district, police said on Wednesday.

Aug 26, 2015, 23:10 PM IST

Nine arrested for torturing Assam woman as 'witch'

 Nine people were arrested Wednesday in Assam`s Sivasagar district for torturing a woman and branding her a `witch`, police said.

Nov 12, 2014, 21:46 PM IST

Two suspected 'witches' hacked to death in Tanzania

Two Tanzanian women were hacked to death by men who accused them of casting spells that made them sexually impotent, police said on Friday, in the latest killings of alleged "witches".

Oct 17, 2014, 15:12 PM IST

Woman kills nephew after being branded a witch

A woman was arrested for allegedly throttling his four-year-old nephew to death after being branded a witch by her sister-in-law in Odisha`s Ganjam district.

Dec 20, 2013, 22:48 PM IST

Google celebrates Halloween with an interactive doodle

As usual, Google is celebrating Halloween on Thursdaywith an interactive doodle on its homepage.

Oct 31, 2013, 00:42 AM IST

Woman branded witch, beaten up

A tribal woman in Rajasthan was branded as a witch and beaten up by five of her relatives, against whom she filed a police complaint.

Aug 03, 2013, 19:52 PM IST

Witch doctor arrested for raping woman in Rajasthan

A self-proclaimed witch doctor was arrested in Rajasthan`s Bikaner district for allegedly repeatedly raping a woman over six months.

Apr 19, 2013, 21:15 PM IST

Two women suspected of sorcery beheaded in PNG

Two elderly women were beheaded in Papua New Guinea after being tortured for three days, a report said, the latest in a string of sorcery-related crimes.

Apr 08, 2013, 10:56 AM IST

Woman dubbed as witch in Jharkhand, tongue pierced with needle

Four persons were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly piercing the tongue of a woman with a needle after dubbing her a witch in Jharkhand`s Latehar district last Sunday, police said.

Apr 03, 2013, 20:12 PM IST

Naked man beheads mother thinking she is a witch

A 44-year-old Briton beheaded his elderly mother because he believed she was a witch, and then wandered on the streets of London naked.

Jan 30, 2013, 21:10 PM IST

Panchayat to impose penalty on branding woman witch

Mithai panchayat in Bihar`s Madhepura district has decided to impose a penalty of Rs 2,100 on anyone calling a woman a witch, panchayat chief (mukhiya) Madhumala said.

Nov 14, 2012, 18:02 PM IST

Rajasthan woman branded witch, killed by nephew

A woman in a Rajasthan village was branded a witch and knifed to death by her nephew who also injured her 10-year-old grandson, police said Friday.

Nov 02, 2012, 13:51 PM IST

Woman killed for practicing witchcraft in Gujarat?

A 55-year-old woman was set on fire reportedly after she was branded as witch by four members of a family at Rojwa village in Gujarat.

Aug 08, 2012, 00:24 AM IST

`Witch` hunt continues in Rajasthan

A 60-year-old woman in Rajasthan`s Bhilwara says she was branded a witch, tortured and banished from her village, police said on Tuesday.

Oct 04, 2011, 15:48 PM IST