At a time when WhatsApp is actively being used in India for communication, the free messaging application has helped the Bihar police catch a thief.
A man, who stole a piece of wreckage from the crashed car that killed actor Paul Walker last year, has been sentenced to six months in prison.
A 45-year-old man from Nallasopara in western part of Thane district was allegedly beaten to death by a mob who suspected him to be a thief, district rural police said today.
Doctors in Pakistan have re-attached the hand of a man who accused police of chopping it off after arresting him for allegedly stealing electrical cables, officials said.
A jewel thief in France who kissed the owner of a jewellery shop during a robbery was nabbed after police analysed the DNA on the victim`s cheek.
An ATM machine of the Punjab National Bank containing Rs 4 lakh was stolen from Nanak Nagar area, police said.
Road raid! An over-ambitious Russian thief managed to steal 82 blocks of concrete slabs from a whole stretch of a busy highway without anyone noticing.
An Italian thief decided to carry out his crime in style by holding up two shops at gunpoint wearing an elegant blue tuxedo, local newspapers reported on Sunday.
A thief has stolen 30 million rubles (around $940,000) from a bank in Moscow, police said.
In a freak incident, a thief drove off a car with a seven-year-old boy inside, but panicked and died several kilometres away from the crime scene when the kid started crying.
A suspected cattle thief involved in the January 19 shootout in outer Delhi has been arrested from Meerut in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Monday.
A thief in Britain fled after a little boy emerged from hiding and gave him his pocket money. The thief was later caught and jailed for seven years for causing a violent disorder.
Three policemen, including a sub-inspector, were line-attached for allegedly thrashing a petty thief at a local police station.
A man was allegedly lynched by
mob on the suspicion of being a thief in Gajraula area of the district.
The habitual burglar told the victims that they alone were to blame.
A man has been arrested for breaking into singer Celine Dion`s home in Canada, and stealing food.
The native town of an Italian, who stole the Mona Lisa from the Louvre, will honour him with a play that portrays him as a patriot.
A flexible thief squeezed into a large suitcase and then emerged to plunder valuables from other bags.
Iran has publicly hanged a man
convicted of armed robbery and fighting police in Markazi.
A mob in a Bihar village lynched an unidentified man who was suspected to be a thief, police said on Monday.
Day in Pics: 29th January
Showbiz World - January 29, 2015
Beating Retreat ceremony