crime

'Kitne aadmi the': Congress leader Renuka Chowdhury kicks row over comment on gangrape

'Kitne aadmi the': Congress leader Renuka Chowdhury kicks row over comment on gangrape

The Congress MP was commenting on the situation for women in the country and claimed that the state of law and order has worsened in the present time.

Apr 22, 2018, 10:38 AM IST
Class 10 student abducted by friends for money, battered to death

Class 10 student abducted by friends for money, battered to death

The 10 students confessed during interrogation that they allegedly kidnapped the boy for money so that they could repay one of their's loan.

Apr 21, 2018, 10:02 AM IST
Couple found dead in naked state after Holi celebrations, mysterious death under probe

Couple found dead in naked state after Holi celebrations, mysterious death under probe

The bodies of the couple were spotted by the family members when they went to call the two for dinner.

Mar 04, 2018, 14:39 PM IST
Exposure to air pollution may lead to unethical behaviours, says study

Exposure to air pollution may lead to unethical behaviours, says study

The researchers found that cities with higher levels of air pollution also tended to have higher levels of crime.

Feb 08, 2018, 16:53 PM IST
Brother duo arrested for killing 2 Nepalese nationals in Himachal Pradesh

Brother duo arrested for killing 2 Nepalese nationals in Himachal Pradesh

Two brothers were arrested on Saturday for allegedly killing two Nepalese nationals in Shoghi, 13 Km from here, police said.

Feb 04, 2018, 06:35 AM IST
Over a dozen armed criminals barge into Gurugram jail to kill SP; bid foiled

Over a dozen armed criminals barge into Gurugram jail to kill SP; bid foiled

Over a dozen armed criminals forcefully entered the Bhondsi jail here early today in a bid to kill the superintendent of police over the latter's cracking down on criminal activities in the area, police said.

Feb 01, 2018, 08:32 AM IST
How a selfie taken minutes before the death solved a murder mystery

How a selfie taken minutes before the death solved a murder mystery

A Canadian woman has been convicted of killing her friend after police discovered the murder weapon used in a picture of the pair on social media.

Jan 18, 2018, 10:40 AM IST
Man who eloped with cousin killed by irate relatives in Delhi, two held

Man who eloped with cousin killed by irate relatives in Delhi, two held

A 30-year-old man was killed by his relatives here on Friday when he was eloping with his cousin who was to get married next month, police said. The killers were arrested on the spot.

Jan 05, 2018, 23:16 PM IST
Shunned by their children, elderly couple commits suicide

Shunned by their children, elderly couple commits suicide

A couple hailing from Porur in Chennai allegedly committed suicide as their children were not ready to take care of them.

Jan 04, 2018, 17:13 PM IST
Boy uses bat, pizza cutters to kill mother, sister

Boy uses bat, pizza cutters to kill mother, sister

A 15-year-old boy, who police said has confessed to having killed his mother and sister in Gaur City, allegedly used a bat, pair of scissors and pizza cutter to kill them in their sleep as he was agitated over being scolded for studies.

Dec 09, 2017, 17:18 PM IST

Rajasthan: 4452 people arrested in a week for criminal activities

The Rajasthan Police has arrested 4,452 people in the past seven days in connection with various criminal activities in different districts of the state.

Nov 27, 2017, 19:38 PM IST
Two pairs of underwear as clues for Noida Police to solve burglary case

Two pairs of underwear as clues for Noida Police to solve burglary case

Noida Police are looking into a set of clues that they don't often find in a scene of crime - two pairs of underwear.

Nov 21, 2017, 14:13 PM IST
Caught on camera: Woman allegedly molested at ITO metro station in Delhi, man arrested

Caught on camera: Woman allegedly molested at ITO metro station in Delhi, man arrested

Footage captured on CCTV camera shows that a man tried to touch the girl in an inappropriate manner when she was climbing down the stairs of the metro station.

Nov 17, 2017, 15:15 PM IST
German nurse who killed out of 'boredom' responsible for over 100 deaths

German nurse who killed out of 'boredom' responsible for over 100 deaths

A German nurse who used lethal drugs on patients out of "boredom" is responsible for the deaths of 106 people, investigators said Thursday, noting the toll could rise further as more bodies are studied.

Nov 10, 2017, 14:24 PM IST
Nine headless bodies found in Tokyo flat, 27 year old arrested

Nine headless bodies found in Tokyo flat, 27 year old arrested

Japanese police have found nine bodies with their flesh stripped off and heads severed in containers in a suburban Tokyo flat, media reported Tuesday.

Oct 31, 2017, 12:51 PM IST
Woman strangulated to death after refusal for marriage, body burnt by petrol

Woman strangulated to death after refusal for marriage, body burnt by petrol

A woman was strangulated to death after she refused marriage and her body burnt to conceal the crime, police said on Saturday, adding one person has been arrested in connection with the incident.

Oct 08, 2017, 08:37 AM IST
Man kills 6-year-old for 'passing lewd remarks at his wife'

Man kills 6-year-old for 'passing lewd remarks at his wife'

A 19-year-old man was on Friday arrested for allegedly kidnapping and killing a six-year-old boy in southeast Delhi, police said. The boy had gone missing from a slum in Okhla Phase II on September 27, a senior police officer said.

Sep 30, 2017, 08:25 AM IST
Mumbai: 55-year-old mother gets her own son killed for sexually abusing her

Mumbai: 55-year-old mother gets her own son killed for sexually abusing her

The Vasai police on Sunday arrested an elderly woman in Bhayander West, who paid Rs 50,000 to get her own son killed. 

Sep 19, 2017, 13:39 PM IST
Delhi Police rescues businessman within an hour of kidnapping

Delhi Police rescues businessman within an hour of kidnapping

The guilty were nabbed after a shootout with the security personnel.

Aug 30, 2017, 11:04 AM IST
UK to treat online hate crimes as seriously as offline abuse

UK to treat online hate crimes as seriously as offline abuse

"In recognition of the growth of hate crime perpetrated using social media, a commitment to treat online crime as seriously as offline offences, while taking into account the potential impact on the wider community as well as the victim," reads the new guidance.

Aug 21, 2017, 18:02 PM IST