Gang of high-tech oil thieves busted, one nabbed

With the arrest of one person, police on Friday claimed to have busted a high-tech gang involved in multiple cases of oil theft across the country.

Three held for stealing two-wheelers

Three members of a gang of auto thieves have been arrested here and nine stolen two-wheelers seized from them, police said on Friday.

Gang-rape case: Danish woman fails to identify three juveniles

The gang-rape case of a Danish woman on Thursday took a strange turn when she failed to identify three juveniles allegedly involved in the crime, with the prosecution telling the Juvenile Justice Board here that their tender age has turned her sympathetic towards them.

Govt gives clean chit to minister over murder of youth fighting graft

Opposition BJP on Thursday staged a walk out from the Karnataka Assembly, as government ruled out a CBI inquiry into the alleged murder of a youth in Koppal district who spoke against corruption, and gave a clean chit to district in charge Minister, accused of "shielding those involved in the case".

Mexico accuses 7 police of abuse in military 'slayings'

Mexican authorities have accused seven police of torturing three women who survived an alleged slaughter by the military a year ago, prosecutors said.

14-yr-old gang-raped in Badaun

A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped by three youths from her neighbourhood in Civil Lines area here, police said on Monday.

19-year-old Dalit boy found hanging from tree in Punjab; 5 booked

A 19-year-old Dalit boy was found hanging from a tree at Punjab's Khara village following which five persons, including two panchayat members, were booked for the alleged murder, police said on Monday.

Wanted gangster Vikas Langarpuria held in Delhi

One of Delhi`s top 10 gangsters wanted for various serious crimes, including an attack on a former legislator, has been arrested, officials said on Sunday.

Eight arrested over Albania `cannabis kingdom` shootout

Police arrested eight people overnight Saturday in connection with a deadly shootout in an Albanian village known as a "cannabis kingdom" for its industrial-scale production of the drug.

Malawi to probe `root cause` of albino killings

Malawi has launched an investigation into the root cause of a recent spate of murders of albinos, a senior official said Saturday, as the country marked international albinism awareness day.

Youth kidnapped, killed by juvenile hostel mate

An 18-year-old youth was kidnapped and killed by his juvenile hostel mate here over an old enmity, police said on Friday.

Accused woman arrested found hiding in wooden box

Luck ran out on a woman facing defalcation charge when she was caught hiding in a box in her house by the police during a four-hour search.

St Stephen's molestation row: College not a probe agency says Thampu

St Stephen's principal Valson Thampu, who is facing allegations of shielding a professor who is accused of molesting a PhD student, on Thursday said the college was not an investigative agency and it was for police to conduct the probe.

CRPF jawan arrested for stabbing youth to death in Jharkhand

A CRPF jawan was on Thursday taken into police custody on charges of stabbing a youth to death near a temple in Medininagar under Medininagar Police station of Palamau district, the police said.

No bail to French woman accused in Chilean senator killing: HC

Delhi High Court on Monday refused to grant interim bail to a French woman facing extradition to Chile for her alleged participation in the assassination of Chilean senator Jaime Guzman Errazuriz on April 1, 1991.

Charleston minister: `The devil can`t take your church`
Charleston minister: `The devil can`t take your church`

The visiting minister at the church where nine African Americans were fatally shot last week said the racist shooter failed in his quest to foment hatred and to break their spirit of love and faith.

Four labourers dead, over ten injured in clash at IIT Mandi

A clash broke out on Saturday between labourers of a Shimla-based contractor and members of a labour union leaving at least four people dead and over ten injured in the north campus of IIT Mandi.

Man accused of raping, killing minor girl jumps to death

A man infected with HIV, accused of raping and murdering a seven-year-old girl here, allegedly committed suicide by jumping from a flyover in West Godavari district after irate locals began chasing him for the crime, police said on Saturday.

Three shot at in Khatauli in UP

 Three persons, including a 65-year-old trader, were shot at by four unidentified miscreants at Khatauli town in the district, police said today.

BJP MP Ashwini Kumar Choubey calls Rahul Gandhi 'parrot', refers to Sonia as mythical 'Putana'
BJP MP Ashwini Kumar Choubey calls Rahul Gandhi 'parrot', refers to Sonia as mythical 'Putana'

Incidents of political leaders bad-mouthing are steadily on the rise as Bihar Assembly election approaches, but Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Ashwini Kumar Choubey took the level of personal attacks to a new low on Friday when he allegedly described Congress president Sonia Gandhi as the demonic mythical character 'Putana' and called Rahul Gandhi a parrot.