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Love affair, sexual exploitation and a macabre plan: How a Bihar man used sleeping pills to commit 10 murders

The police recovered nine bodies from an open well at Gorrekunta village near Warangal town on May 21 and 22. They later arrested one Sanjay Kumar Yadav (24), who confessed to committing the gruesome crime to hide the murder of a woman with whom he had a live-in relationship.

May 26, 2020, 18:30 PM IST

Woman kills daughters at roadside slum in Haryana's Hisar, attempts suicide

A 27-year-old woman allegedly killed her two minor daughters with a knife and hid their bodies in a bed before trying to commit suicide at a roadside slum in the district, police said on Monday.

May 25, 2020, 19:50 PM IST

Ahmedabad civil hospital nurse commits suicide

According to the woman's father, she was mentally disturbed over the past 2-3 days.

May 25, 2020, 19:47 PM IST

Man on motorcycle trip killed by gang of five in Thane

The deceased, identified as Shadab Sheikh, and five others had set out on three motorcycles to visit Haji Malang nearby, and at around 1:30 am, the group came face to face with five more people, an official said.

May 25, 2020, 16:25 PM IST

Girl claims gangrape inside ICU at Bilaspur hospital, accuses ward boys as culprits

A teenaged first-year graduate student, admitted in an ICU of a private nursing home in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh, left the state police baffled after she alleged gangrape by ward boys of the hospital, through a hand-written sheet. 

May 24, 2020, 21:24 PM IST

22-year-old killed for provocative WhatsApp status message in Pune

The Wadgaon Maval police station official said the accused and the deceased have previous enmity.

May 24, 2020, 18:02 PM IST

Sex on false promise of marriage not rape: Orissa High Court

The case related to the arrest of a student from Koraput district of Odisha under rape charges on a complaint by a 19-year-old tribal woman in November last year. 

May 24, 2020, 15:41 PM IST

After Palghar, two sadhus strangled to death inside ashram in Maharashtra's Nanded

A body of a seer (sadhu) was found inside his ashram in Maharashtra's Nanded late on Saturday night, news agency ANI reported. The deceased sadhu has been identified as Balbrahmachari Shivacharya and his body was found at his ashram in Nanded’s Umri Taluka late last night. Notably, the police also found another body, said to be of his accomplice Bhagwan Shinde from the spot. 

May 24, 2020, 13:58 PM IST

SHO commits suicide in Churu; body found hanging inside quarter

Senior officers including Churu Superintendent of Police Tejaswani Gautam have reached the spot and the matter is being probed.

May 23, 2020, 13:49 PM IST

Samajwadi Party leader Chhotelal Diwakar, son shot dead while out for walk in Uttar Pradesh's Sambhal

Samajwadi leader Chhotelal Diwakar and his son, Sunil Diwakar, were shot dead in broad daylight in Sambhal district of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday. The murder was apparently a fallout of a dispute overlaying of a road under MGNREGA.

May 19, 2020, 14:38 PM IST

Army jawan battling lung cancer gets infected with coronavirus, commits suicide at Delhi's Cantt hospital

A jawan, who was admitted at Army's Base Hospital in Delhi Cantt, which is dedicated to coronavirus COVID-19 patients, committed suicide by hanging from a tree at the hospital premises. 

May 12, 2020, 19:26 PM IST

14-yr-old girl set ablaze by 2 AIADMK functionaries dies in Tamil Nadu's Villupuram

A 14-year-old girl schoolgirl, who was set on fire in Tamil Nadu's Villupuram district by two men connected to the ruling AIADMK party, on Monday (May 11) succumbed to severe burn injuries at the Villupuram Government Medical College. According the police, the victims's family and those of attackers were facing disputes for several years. 

May 11, 2020, 20:11 PM IST

Bois Locker Room: 26 students grilled so far, girl masterminded gangrape chat - Here's what we know about the scandal

The 'Bois Locker room' controversy erupted across the country recently after conversation in a group belonging mostly teenagers from the 'rich' class of Delhi broke out in the open. Screenshots of the chats which were shared on social media showed minors glorified rape culture and shared obscene photos of underage girls and women. 

May 11, 2020, 14:59 PM IST

Delhi man kills wife after heated argument, surrenders before cops

The body of the woman has been preserved at the AIIMS mortuary and the accused has been taken into the custody. 

May 11, 2020, 13:32 PM IST

Delhi woman sells intoxicant to teenager through WhatsApp, arrested

The woman was caught when she had arrived to deliver intoxicant to a teenager. She was remanded to 14-day custody by the court on Saturday.

May 10, 2020, 18:08 PM IST

Man commits suicide after killing wife, minor son in Bikaner

The incident occurred in the Jasrasar police station area, where the man, identified as Suresh, allegedly thrashed his wife Suman (35) and an 11-year-old son in a fit of rage over some issue on Friday night.

May 09, 2020, 13:13 PM IST

Non-bailable warrant issued against AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal, aide in doctor's suicide case

A Delhi court on Friday (May 8) issued a non-bailable warrant against an Aam Aadmi Party legislator Prakash Jarwal and his close aide Kapil Nagar in connection with the suicide of a private practitioner in the Neb Sarai area of the national capital last week. The police has launched a search for the AAP leader, who continues to be on the run. 

May 08, 2020, 20:52 PM IST

Teen TikTok enthusiast commits suicide in Haryana's Yamunanagar

The girl's family told them that the victim had about 1,315 followers on TikTok. She had posted 418 videos so far, which the girl's family claimed were liked by many people.

May 08, 2020, 19:51 PM IST

Husband, 8 in-laws members booked for dowry death of woman constable in Uttar Pradesh's Banda

The body of a woman constable in Government Railway Police (GRP) was found at her house in Jheel ka Purwa on May 5.

May 08, 2020, 12:15 PM IST

Three gangrape 15-year-old in Madhya Pradesh's Dhar; search underway

A 15-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by three men in Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh on May 5.

May 08, 2020, 12:00 PM IST