West Bengal: 8 detained in nun gang-rape incident

As the nation continues to be shocked after the horrific gang-rape of a 71-year-old nun at Gangnapur in Nadia district in West Bengal, at least eight people have reportedly been detained by the police even as the hunt for accused continued on Sunday.

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Nun gang-rape case: TMC vows to bring perpetrators to book

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Sunday said termed as `barbaric` the gang-rape of a 72-year-old nun in West Bengal and said the perpetrators of the crime will be brought down to book.

Bengal nun gang-rape: Guv seeks public help to arrest rapists exposed on camera
Bengal nun gang-rape: Guv seeks public help to arrest rapists exposed on camera

A day after the West Bengal police published snapshots of four of the culprits obtained from CCTV footage of the alleged gang-rape of a 71-year-old nun in a convent school in Nadia district, promising strict action, West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi, Sunday, sought public help to arrest the culprits.   

Nun gang-rape case: Police gets visuals of four accused from CCTV footage

Police on Saturday said they have obtained CCTV footage of four of the accused in the alleged gang-rape of an elderly nun at Gangnapur in Nadia district.

71-year-old nun gang-raped by dacoits in West Bengal

An elderly nun was allegedly gang-raped by dacoits at Gangnapur in Nadia district early on Saturday triggering blockade of road and rail tracks as West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee ordered a CID probe into the incident.

Dacoits loot train passengers, injure seven persons in Odisha

At least seven persons, including a motorcyclist, were injured when dacoits attacked Puri-Khurda Road passenger train in Puri district, railway police said on Sunday.

Six dacoits held in connection with case of woman thrown off train in MP

Forty-five days after railway passenger and Kanpur resident Rati Tripathi (29) was thrown off the Malwa Express train, leaving her seriously injured, the Government Railway Police (GRP) said here Friday that it has arrested six dacoits in connection with the crime.

Gang of cable dacoits busted, seven arrested in Jaisalmer

Police has busted a gang of dacoits who indulged in theft of cable wires and other equipments from a wind mill company here, police said on Sunday.

Dacoits loot pilgrim bus in UP, 1 dead

One person was killed when a group of armed men looted a tourist bus carrying 47 pilgrims to Haridwar, police said on Monday.

Dacoits impacting Banda polls; Cong candidate complains to EC

Congress candidate from this Lok Sabha seat, Vivek Kumar Singh, has complained to Election Commission that dacoits in the region are terrorising villagers to vote for a particular party amid reports that bandits are calling the shots in Banda.

Woman killed, 2 injured in dacoit attack in Bihar

A woman was beaten to death and two others injured when a gang of dacoits thrashed the inmates of a house before going on a looting spree at Singhaul in Bihar`s Begusarai district, police sources said today.

Six injured by dacoits in Bihar

Armed dacoits looted cash and jewelleries worth Rs. 11 lakh after injuring six members of a family in Bihar`s Sitamarhi district, an officer said Friday.

Six held in Karnataka for Jaipur gold heist

Six inter-state dacoits were arrested in Karnataka Saturday for looting gold ornaments valued at crores of rupees from a jewellery shop in Rajasthan`s capital Jaipur June 24, a police official said here.

Four dacoits arrested in Odisha

With the arrest of four members of a criminal gang, police on Saturday claimed to have foiled a major dacoity plan.

Dacoits on looting spree in Howrah

Dacoits, suspected to be a single group, robbed three shops and a petrol pump in a row in Bagnan and Uluberia police stations of Howrah district, the police said on Sunday.

Dacoits kill woman; decamp with gold jewellery

A gang of dacoits allegedly killed a 42-year-old woman before decamping with her gold ornaments worth Rs 1.40 lakh in Tarapur village in the district here, police said.

Dacoits are on the run, so says NCRB!

It is no longer fashionable to become a dacoit. And nobody is complaining, not even Bollywood.

Dacoits are on the run, so says NCRB!

It is no longer fashionable to become a dacoit. And nobody is complaining, not even Bollywood.

Seven dacoits arrested in Nashik

Seven dacoits of a gang were arrested while they were attempting to loot a bungalow on Yeola-Manmad road in the district, police said.