Delhi youth jailed for 10 years for killing mother's paramour

A 23-year-old youth has been sentenced to 10 years in jail for beating to death a man who was having illicit relations with his mother, by a Delhi court which held that he "lost his self-control" and committed the crime due to "sudden and grave provocation".

Fake stamp paper case: Court dismisses plea of Telgi 'aide'

A court here has dismissed the plea of former Delhi Police inspector Sardar Puran Singh, an alleged aide of multi-crore fake stamp paper scam kingpin Abdul Karim Telgi, seeking production of files pertaining to over a decade-old case.

Raped by tutor, 13-year-old Delhi girl attempts suicide

A 13-year-old girl studying in a private school in Delhi attempted suicide by drinking an antiseptic liquid after being sexually assaulted by her tutor, as per reports on Sunday.

Father, brother acquited of murder charge as man turns hostile in Delhi court

The father and elder brother of a man, who was allegedly attacked with a knife and thrown off a roof by them, have been acquitted of the charge of attempting to murder him by a Delhi court after the victim turned hostile.

Youth stabbed, bleeds before police, dies in Delhi hospital

A youth was stabbed by unidentified people in Ambedkar Nagar area Tuesday and his relatives alleged that the delay by policemen in rushing him to a hospital cost him his life. The police refuted the allegation.

Crime rising in the capital, over 70k cases till Jun 30

Registering a phenomenal surge, Delhi police recorded over 70,000 cases under IPC laws in the national capital till June 30 this year, up from the 80,000 cases reported in the entire last year.

Delhi youth guilty of injuring neighbour released on probation

A 22-year-old youth, who was held guilty of grievously injuring his neighbour by stabbing him with a knife, has been released on probation by a Delhi court which granted him an opportunity to reform and rehabilitate.

Cyber crimes alone cost India Rs 24,630 cr in 2013: Report

Cyber crimes have cost India a whopping about Rs 24,630 crore (USD 4 billion) in 2013 alone as criminals used sophisticated means, says a Delhi High Court-commissioned report.

Crime in Delhi in upward trend; 1,636 rapes, 517 murders

Crime in Delhi saw an upward trend when it comes to incidents like rape, murder and abduction with over 1,600 rape cases reported in 2013, more than double the previous year.

Man kills wife, daughter in Delhi

A 28-year-old man strangulated his wife and two-and-a-half-year-old daughter to death and then surrendered to the police here, officials said Sunday.

Husband, in-laws discharged in dowry death case in Delhi

A Delhi court has discharged a man and his parents of allegations of subjecting his wife to cruelty for dowry, holding there was no evidence to show she was harassed by her in-laws just before her death.

Delhi HC acquits man in 15-year-old rape case of minor

A man, awarded a seven-year jail term by a trial court for raping a minor, has been acquitted in the 15-year-old case by the Delhi High Court which held that physical relations between them were consensual.

Man sentenced to life for acid attack on lover in Delhi

Observing that acid attack is one of the most horrifying forms of gender-based violence which is increasing in the country, a Delhi court has awarded life imprisonment to a man for throwing acid on his lover, leading to her death.

Man undergoing life term gets another life sentence in TN

Five years after a man was sentenced to death in a murder case and the capital punishment later commuted to life, Madras High Court on Saturday awarded him another life term in a separate murder case.

Girl raped, neighbour arrested in Delhi

A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour in East Delhi`s Harsh Vihar area, police said on Saturday.

B.Sc student among 2 held for peddling illegal arms in Delhi

Two persons, one of them a B.Sc student, have been arrested for allegedly being part of an interstate gang involved in the distribution of illegal weapons with seven sophisticated firearms having been seized from the duo.

Delhi bus driver shot in road rage incident

A 32-year-old bus driver was shot in the stomach by a property dealer here in an incident of road rage, police said Monday.

Woman acquitted after a 5-year trial in illicit liquor case in Delhi

A woman, facing trial for five years on charges of possessing two cartons of illicit liquor bottles, has been acquitted by a Delhi court which pulled up the police for not probing the case properly and said "tampering" with the case property cannot be ruled out.

Senior citizens are vulnerable targets, says court

Expressing concern over increasing crime against senior citizens who become vulnerable targets as they live alone, a court here awarded life imprisonment to four people for dacoity and killing a 76-year-old man.

Court acquits man in rape case in Delhi

A man accused of raping a woman on false promise of marriage has been acquitted by a Delhi court which said there were "overwhelming inconsistencies" in the deposition of the complainant.