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Paraguay seizes nearly one ton of cocaine in DR Congo-bound rice

Last Updated: Saturday, August 23, 2014, 08:06

Asuncion: Paraguayan police said Friday they seized about 850 kilograms (1,900 pounds) of cocaine hidden in sacks of rice bound for the Democratic Republic of Congo.

HC grants bail to 167 workers of MNC

Last Updated: Saturday, August 23, 2014, 06:27

Madras High Court on Friday granted bail to 167 workers of a multinational company, arrested and lodged in prison for staging an agitation against their firm in Kancheepuram, saying they cannot be treated like hardened criminals and such matters cannot be solved by use of police force.

Spanish woman fakes kidnapping to get cash to record album

Last Updated: Saturday, August 23, 2014, 06:24

A 22-year-old young Spanish woman faked her own kidnapping to try to get ransom money from her father to record a music album, police said on Friday.

Ghaziabad sisters abducted, gang-raped in Delhi

Last Updated: Saturday, August 23, 2014, 06:17

Ghaziabad crime: Two Ghaziabad-based sisters have alleged that they were abducted and gang-raped by four persons in Delhi, police said on Friday.

Retired cops side with Ferguson protesters

Last Updated: Saturday, August 23, 2014, 06:06

Ferguson: Retired Philadelphia police captain Ray Lewis cut an arresting figure in his crisp uniform, dark blue cap -- and a sign demanding "the truth" about the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black youth.

NGO launches Nirbhaya helpline in Jodhpur

Last Updated: Saturday, August 23, 2014, 00:11

A local NGO has launched a round-the-clock toll free `Nirbhaya` helpline for women, with an aim of providing help or counseling to women suffering from any problems.

National Guard ordered out of US riot town

Last Updated: Friday, August 22, 2014, 06:25

National Guard troops withdrew Thursday from a US town gripped by nearly two weeks of protests over the fatal police shooting of a black teenager, as new details emerged about the white officer who pulled the trigger.

Meerut braveheart fights goons single-handedly, onlookers click pictures

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 21:37

In a road rage incident in Uttar Pradesh`s Meerut city, a brave woman single-handedly fought off goons who were misbehaving with her husband in broad day light at a crowded place.

VYAPAM scam: Doctor arrested in Delhi

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 20:32

A doctor who was wanted in connection with the scam for entrance to medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh and who carried a reward of Rs 15,000 on his arrest has been nabbed by the Crime Branch of Delhi Police.

US Gurdwaras to launch campaign to improve Sikhs` image

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 09:39

Amidst increasing incidents of hate crimes against Sikhs, Gurdwaras in the US have decided to launch an intensive national campaign running into USD 5 million to improve the image of the community in America.

Attorney general bids to quell tensions in US riot town

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 04:54

The United States` most senior law enforcement official sat down with college kids, community leaders and angry residents Wednesday in a suburb shaken by more than a week of racially charged protests.

Mumbai gets all-women beat marshal squads to tackle crime

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 23:09

Mumbai police on Wednesday got the all-women beat marshal squads, a first-of-its-kind initiative in the country wherein armed female police personnel will patrol the city streets on bikes, specifically to tackle crime against women.