FIR against jailed ex-UP minister`s son for abduction, extortion

An FIR has been registered against jailed former minister Amarmani Tripathi`s son for allegedly abducting a contractor and trying to extort money from him, police said Thursday.

Two minor sisters go missing in Thane; police suspect kidnapping

Two minor sisters have allegedly been kidnapped from Nallasopara area of Thane district, police said Monday.

Indian IT engineer held hostage in Sudan freed, to return home soon

In a pleasant development, an Information Technology engineer Irfan Jaffrey, who was being held hostage by a group of armed men in Sudan`s Darfur, has been freed, reports said on Friday.

Kidnapped Indian NGO worker `traced, safe`, 12 arrested in Afghanistan

Indian aid worker Father Alexis Prem Kumar Antonysamy, who was recently kidnapped in Afghanistan by some unidentified militants, has been located to the Gulran district of Herat province in Afghanistan.

Khadim owner kidnapping case accused killed in jail

Happy Singh, one of the prime accused in the sensational kidnapping case of Khadim Shoe Company owner, was Monday killed inside the Presidency Jail by another inmate.

German diplomat wounded evading Yemen kidnap: Security

A German diplomat was wounded in the Yemeni capital Tuesday as he evaded an attempt by gunmen to kidnap him, a security official said.

Gunmen kidnap Jordan envoy to Libya, wound driver

Gunmen travelling in two cars Tuesday abducted the Jordanian ambassador to Tripoli, Fawaz Aitan, in an attack that left his driver wounded, the Libyan authorities said.

Abducted boy found in Ghaziabad

A 12-year-old boy abducted by a juvenile in Delhi, was found in Ghaziabad near the capital, police said Thursday.

Naxals release four govt employees kidnapped in Jharkhand

Four government employees who were kidnapped by Naxals in Jharkhand`s Giridih district have been released, reports said on Monday.

Minor girl kidnapped, gang-raped in UP

A 13-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped by four persons in Chitbaragaon area, police said in Ballia, Uttar Pradesh.

Man gets ten year jail for kidnapping and raping minor

A local court here has awarded ten years of jail term to a man, hailing from Attari village under Dharamkot Police Station here

Kidnapped girl found, family alleges MLA`s involvement

A 14-year-old girl, who was abducted last month has been rescued from a house in Shikahabad area even as her family alleged that the kidnapper was being protected by an Samajwadi Party legislator.

Bihar cops to probe state politician`s hand in kidnapping

A team of Bihar Police`s Criminal Investigation Department (CID) headed to Daman to probe allegations of a nexus between criminals and a ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader in the abduction for ransom of a Gujarat-based businessman.

Abducted girl rescued near Assam-Nagaland border

A girl abducted by an unidentified gunman Wednesday from Assam`s Sivsagar district was rescued from near the Assam-Nagaland border Thursday morning.

College girl jumps from autorickshaw to escape kidnap attempt

An autorikshaw driver allegedly attempted to kidnap a college girl at Chilakaluripet town in Guntur district Tuesday, the police said.

Ramdev`s charge ridiculous, he needs treatment for phobia: Congress

The war of words between Congress and yoga guru Ramdev on Tuesday intensified with the party advising him to consult a psychiatrist.

Conspiracy by Congress to defame me: Baba Ramdev

A day after the Utarakhand police lodged a case of kidnapping and assault against Baba Ramdev`s brother Rambharat and one of his close aides Naresk Malik, the yoga guru hit back on Tuesday, saying it is a conspiracy by the ruling Congress to defame him.

Youth jailed for seven years for kidnapping, raping minor

A 20-year-old youth has been sent to jail for seven years for kidnapping and raping his minor neighbour by a Delhi court which said he had misguided the girl.

SC ticks off RJD leader Shahabuddin

The Supreme Court Monday ticked off jailed RJD leader Mohammed Shahabuddin after he sought bail in a nine-year-old kidnapping case, reminding him about his criminal record, including conviction in eight cases.

Keralite abducted by a gang in Oman rescued

A 32-year-old man, working as a casual worker in Oman, abducted allegedly by some Pakistani nationals recently, was rescued by that country`s police Monday, his relatives here said.