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Honour killing in Kairana: Youth shot at by father-in-law in for marrying girl against parents' choice

A 25-year-old youth was shot at by his father in-law for marrying his daughter against his choice.

Jul 25, 2016, 13:59 PM IST
Suspended Bihar BJP MLC Tunna Pandey sent to 12-day custody for molesting minor girl on train

Suspended Bihar BJP MLC Tunna Pandey sent to 12-day custody for molesting minor girl on train

Government Railway Police on Sunday arrested Siwan BJP MLC Tunna Pandey on charges of molesting a girl on board a train.

Jul 24, 2016, 10:06 AM IST
UP CM Akhilesh Yadav backs Dayashankar's ticket-selling allegation against Mayawati

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav backs Dayashankar's ticket-selling allegation against Mayawati

Akhilesh Yadav, while condemning Dayashankar's slur against Mayawati, takes a dig at BSP and BJP.

Jul 23, 2016, 15:50 PM IST

BSF trooper shoots dead young Muslim woman in Tripura after unsuccessful rape bid - Know what happened

A 24-year-old housewife from the minority Muslim community was allegedly shot dead by BSF trooper in Sonunamura`s Bangladesh border of Tripura on Friday.

Jul 23, 2016, 14:16 PM IST
In Gujarat, 95 of 100 suspects in crimes against Dalits acquitted

In Gujarat, 95 of 100 suspects in crimes against Dalits acquitted

As violent protests continue in the Prime Minister`s home state of Gujarat over the flogging of Dalit youth by upper-caste Hindu vigilantes, an IndiaSpend analysis reveals a conviction rate six times lower than the Indian average -- over 10 years -- for crimes against scheduled castes (SCs) and scheduled tribes (STs).

Jul 23, 2016, 12:17 PM IST
Rajasthan: Man held for raping 5-year-old girl, torturing 2-yr old sibling

Rajasthan: Man held for raping 5-year-old girl, torturing 2-yr old sibling

Nearly four months after a five-year-old girl was allegedly raped and her one-year-old brother tortured by two men here, one of the accused has been arrested from Rajasthan, police said today.

Jul 22, 2016, 13:18 PM IST
BSP plans to file FIR against foul-mouthed Daya Shankar Singh over 'prostitute' remark on Mayawati

BSP plans to file FIR against foul-mouthed Daya Shankar Singh over 'prostitute' remark on Mayawati

BJP Uttar Pradesh vice-president Daya Shankar Singh triggered a controversy after made objectionable remarks against BSP supremo Mayawati.

Jul 20, 2016, 17:44 PM IST

Mother jailed for 14 years in Germany for killing four babies

A woman on trial in one of Germany's worst infanticide cases was convicted Wednesday of killing four of her babies and handed a 14-year jail sentence.

Jul 20, 2016, 16:38 PM IST
ED summons Himachal CM Virbhadra's wife for questioning in money-laundering case

ED summons Himachal CM Virbhadra's wife for questioning in money-laundering case

Enforcement Directorate sleuths on Wednesday issued summon to the wife of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh in money-laundering case, officials said. 

Jul 20, 2016, 15:52 PM IST

Woman poisons three daughters, kills self in Bihar's Champaran

 A woman along with her three daughters allegedly committed suicide in Bihar's East Champaran district, a police officer said on Wednesday.

Jul 20, 2016, 14:41 PM IST
This JD(U) MLA caught dancing with bar girls again - Know details

This JD(U) MLA caught dancing with bar girls again - Know details

Janata Dal (United) MLA Shyam Bahadur Singh was caught on camera dancing with bar dancers at a function recently. 

Jul 17, 2016, 17:34 PM IST
Dalit minor's limbs, head chopped off after rape in Maharashtra; three arrested for brutal crime

Dalit minor's limbs, head chopped off after rape in Maharashtra; three arrested for brutal crime

A minor dalit girl was allegedly kidnapped, gangraped and then brutally killed in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra. 

Jul 17, 2016, 16:47 PM IST
Sheena Bora case: CBI court to hear Peter Mukerjea's application on July 20

Sheena Bora case: CBI court to hear Peter Mukerjea's application on July 20

The Special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Saturday adjourned the hearing on Peter Mukerjea`s application which sought the statement of witness number 32 till July 20.

Jul 16, 2016, 18:53 PM IST

Woman drowns daughters over family dispute

The woman identified as Baijayanti Mahali, wife of a Junior Engineer of Bamra Block, Durga Charan Mahali, allegedly drowned her 4-year-old and 2-month-old daughters in the water tank of their government quarter this evening.

Jul 16, 2016, 00:16 AM IST

Jawahar Bag: 5 policemen suspended for dereliction of duty

President of Mathura Bar Association Indra Kumar Vashistha said the police personnel are also guilty of criminal conspiracy.

Jul 15, 2016, 01:09 AM IST
Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's press conference via Skype cancelled

Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's press conference via Skype cancelled

According to latest info coming up, Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's video conference via Skype for Mumbai media on Thursday has been called off. 

Jul 14, 2016, 00:52 AM IST
Pakistan's Muslim extremists chop off man's hands for refusing to convert to Islam

Pakistan's Muslim extremists chop off man's hands for refusing to convert to Islam

A Pakistani Christian man's both hands were chopped off allegedly by some Muslim men for refusing to convert to Islam, media reports said today.

Jul 13, 2016, 21:01 PM IST
Denied place in Mumbai earlier, Islamic preacher Zakir Naik finally gets venue for media meet

Denied place in Mumbai earlier, Islamic preacher Zakir Naik finally gets venue for media meet

Islamic preacher Zakir Naik has finally found a venue for his media interaction on Thursday, an aide said here.

Jul 13, 2016, 20:16 PM IST

Tantriks beat pregnant woman to death near Agra

The incident happened in village Samogar under Dauki thana, 20 km from the city.

Jul 13, 2016, 00:26 AM IST
Brutal: Shiv Sena leader-led cow vigilantes strip, thrash dalit men — Watch video

Brutal: Shiv Sena leader-led cow vigilantes strip, thrash dalit men — Watch video

A group of Dalits were allegedly beaten up by six persons for skinning a dead cow at a village in Gir Somnath district, following which three persons were arrested, police said today.

Jul 12, 2016, 18:39 PM IST