Dabholkar murder: Two accused sent in cop custody till January 28

Two alleged firearm dealers, arrested in connection with Narendra Dabholkar murder case, were on Tuesday remanded in police custody till January 28.

Missing boy`s body found without eyes; black magic suspected in UP

The body of a 10-year-old boy, suspected to have been killed by someone practising black magic, was found in Raya town in the district, police said on Saturday.

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.

Anti-black magic bill tabled in Maharashtra Assembly

Maharashtra Government introduced the much-awaited anti-black magic bill in the Assembly on Wednesday for discussion and passage.

Nigeria frees 16 girls, women in `baby factory` raid

Nigerian police on Wednesday said they raided a home and freed 16 pregnant girls and young women allegedly being forced to have babies to be sold.

BJP dares Cong to include non-Hindu superstitions in Bill

Opposing proposed legislation on anti-superstition and black magic in Karnataka, BJP on Thursday challenged the Congress Government to include superstitions practised by non-Hindu communities in the proposed legislation before it was tabled in assembly.

Woman killed over witchcraft suspicion in Odisha

A 55-year-old woman was hacked to death by a youth who suspected her of practicing black magic on him in Odisha`s Sundergarh district, police said on Wednesday.

Two arrested for human sacrifice bid in Nashik

Two persons were arrested and two others were detained here after alert locals foiled their alleged attempt to perform human sacrifices, for curing an ailing member of their family, police said on Friday.

Now, Karnataka to enact law against black magic

Days after Maha promulgated the anti-black magic and superstition ordinance, Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah said his government too will enact a law against practitioners of black magic, blind faith and superstition.

67 villagers convicted for assaulting woman over `black magic`

67 persons have been sentenced to 5 years imprisonment by a court for attempting to murder a woman after accusing her of practicing black magic.

Elderly woman murdered for practising `black magic`

A wife of a retired headmaster was beaten to death by a man on suspicion that she practised `black magic`.

No black magic for Emraan Hashmi

Actor Emraan Hashmi`s recent release ‘Raaz 3’ showcased the use of black magic, but the actor says he would never use it in his own life.

`Raaz 3` based on grapevine of actresses using black magic

The upcoming horror film `Raaz 3` is inspired by the Bollywood grapevine on how some actresses use black magic to enhance their careers, producer Mahesh Bhatt has said.

When Bipasha`s friend became victim to black magic

Bipasha Basu, whose forthcoming film `Raaz 3` deals with black magic, says one of her friends had once become a victim in real life.

Thailand: ‘Gold’ foetuses for black magic found

Six roasted foetuses covered with gold were found stuffed into travel bags in a Bangkok hotel room.

Pune driver went berserk due to ‘black magic’

The killer bus driver Santosh Maruti Mane, who went on a run over spree, Wednesday, claimed that he was haunted by some unknown evil spell.

Asaram Bapu, son summoned over children’s death

Asaram Bapu and his son Narayan Sai will have to appear before the commission on March 25.

Yeddyurappa`s `black magic` claim may land him in court

Senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah threatened to drag Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa to court over his claim of `black magic` threat to his life.

Cong ridicules BSY over `black magic` comment

Congress Monday ridiculed
Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa`s claim that there
was a conspiracy to eliminate him by taking recourse to "black
magic" saying it exposed the BJP leader`s "medieval and
reactionary mindset".

Yeddyurappa claims threat to his life from `black magic`

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa on Monday claimed there was a conspiracy to eliminate him by taking recourse to "black magic" after efforts to use
it to unseat him from power failed.