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Bombay HC raps Maha govt for not using modern methods to probe crimes

The world has moved ahead employing modern methods for investigating such serious crimes, but the states are still lagging behind, the court said.

Mar 06, 2017, 17:57 PM IST

Man kills in-laws; injures wife, minor daughter

The accused, identified as Chintu, also sustained severe injuries as he was held and thrashed by neighbours who managed to catch hold of him.

Oct 29, 2016, 00:35 AM IST

Violent crime rises in US: FBI

Violent crime in the United States rose last year, the FBI said Monday, reporting data that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump could use in the debate with Democrat Hillary Clinton.

Sep 27, 2016, 02:49 AM IST

Seven juvenile inmates escape from a remand home in Bihar

 Seven juvenile inmates have escaped from a remand home located in Gaya jail premises in Bihar by cutting a window grill.

Jul 08, 2016, 14:07 PM IST

One of the suspects arrested in the Maidservant rape case in Thane

The victim, a maid servant, was picked up in a quarrel by the accused o 2 June. He allegedly raped her in front of her minor daughter.

Jun 28, 2016, 16:38 PM IST

Lifetime imprisonment sentenced to 5 men for murder

Five persons were today sentenced to life imprisonment and a fine of Rs 21,500 imposed on each of them by a court here in a murder case.

Jun 28, 2016, 15:47 PM IST

Revealed: What goes inside the mind of a serial killer before they commit a crime!

In the aftermath of a mass shooting in the US, where a young gunman killed at least 50 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, we decode the scientific logic behind this violent pursuit of humans.

Jun 13, 2016, 11:17 AM IST

Chad ex-dictator gets life sentence for crimes against humanity

The case, at the Extraordinary African Chambers (CAE) -- a special tribunal set up by the African Union under a deal with Senegal -- is the first time a country has prosecuted a former leader of another nation for rights abuses.

May 31, 2016, 00:34 AM IST

Nigerians are a problem across country, in Goa: Minister

The BJP leader's remarks came a day after a 39-year-old local woman was allegedly raped at knifepoint by a Nigerian at Parra village.

May 30, 2016, 19:03 PM IST

Terrorism, extremism-related crimes rise in Russia

Russia saw a significant increase in terrorism and extremism-related crimes in 2015, the Investigative Committee of Russia Federation reported on Monday.

Apr 18, 2016, 18:11 PM IST

CBI briefed by Mumbai police on Chhota Rajan crimes

A two-member team of Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday met top Mumbai police officials including Police Commissioner Ahmad Javed in connection with the transfer of all cases pertaining to arrested mafia don Chhota Rajan who was brought to India early in the day, official sources said here.

Nov 06, 2015, 21:32 PM IST

C Africa leader pleads for calm as UN says 27,000 flee unrest

 The Central African Republic`s president appealed for calm Tuesday as the United Nations reported 36 people dead and almost 30,000 displaced in three days of bloodshed terrorising the capital Bangui.

Sep 29, 2015, 16:14 PM IST

Need to re-look laws on juveniles involved in major crimes: SC

The Supreme Court on Monday said there was a need to re-examine various laws dealing with juveniles involved in heinous crimes like murder and rape and asked the government to see whether necessary changes could be done to have a deterrent effect.

Apr 06, 2015, 21:52 PM IST

West responsible for Islamic State crimes: Iran

Iran`s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has slammed the West for the crimes committed by Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in Europe and the Middle East.

Mar 02, 2015, 18:02 PM IST

N Korea committed crimes against humanity, but not genocide

The head of a UN inquiry into rights violations in North Korea said today that Pyongyang's actions, while constituting a crime against humanity, fell short of genocide.

Feb 18, 2015, 03:01 AM IST

2014: ISIS link, blasts dominate headlines in Maharashta crime scene

Four Kalyan youths joining the ISIS in Iraq, a low-intensity blast in Pune, enhanced underworld threat to Bollywood personalities and the crisis hit NSEL promoter's arrest in an alleged Rs 5600-crore scam were some crime cases that hogged headlines in Maharashtra during 2014.

Dec 22, 2014, 10:41 AM IST

India, Mongolia need increased cooperation to prevent transnational crimes: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said that India and Mongolia need increased cooperation for effective prevention and detection of crime with the growth of global terrorism,transnational crimes like drug trafficking, smuggling of illegal arms and ammunition.

Dec 19, 2014, 16:21 PM IST

China to scrap death penalty for nine crimes

Under fire from rights groups for carrying out world's highest number of executions, China is all set to scrap death penalty for nine crimes, including smuggling weapons and nuclear materials while reinforcing punishments for terrorism related crimes.

Oct 27, 2014, 19:23 PM IST

Verify incidents, get to truth before filing reports: Akhilesh to journalists

 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today asked journalists to verify an incident and get to the truth before filing reports on it.

Sep 26, 2014, 20:16 PM IST

UP Governor expresses concern over law and order situation

 Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik has expressed concern over the law and order situation in the state and said that urgent steps were needed to be taken to check the incidents of rapes and murders.

Sep 21, 2014, 22:46 PM IST