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Meerut: Five-year-old boy beaten to death

June 12, 2016 10:55 pm

The victim's family complained that Gulab Singh (35), the child's uncle, who was allegedly in an inebriated state, last night took the sleeping child with him outside and beat him till he died.

Lucknow: Five held for murder in old city

June 11, 2016 3:42 am

Zaid Shakeel, 27, was shot late Sunday night when he was returning home on a motorcycle.

Perjury charge: Did father-daughter save killer of other daughter, judge asks

June 08, 2016 3:00 am

The case pertained to the murder of one Vaishno Devi who, following strained relationship with her husband was living at the house of her father Thakur Dass.

78-year-old killed at her Matunga home

June 08, 2016 1:28 am

Prime suspect man family doctor saw leave house, say cops.

Retired teacher found dead in manhole near Kolkata’s Chakraberia area, residents point finger at ‘realtor cartel’

June 07, 2016 12:25 am

A promoter cartel was eying the victim’s property, locals alleged.

Usmanpur: 50-yr-old woman, 2 daughters found with throats slit

June 06, 2016 3:18 am

The bodies were found after neighbours complained of a foul stench coming from the house located at Brahmpuri Main Road.

Two killed in firing outside Naini Central Jail in Allahabad

June 06, 2016 2:12 am

According to the SSP, the incident was fallout from the enmity between Chandrabhan and another family in their village in Jhunsi.

Lucknow: 55-year-old man killed on suspicion of being police informer, two arrested

June 06, 2016 1:48 am

A chowkidar was allegedly murdered by two youths who suspected him of providing information about cow slaughter incidents to police in Azamgarh district.


2008 Malegaon blasts: Lt Col Purohit, Sadhvi Pragya Thakur charged with terror conspiracy murder

June 18, 2020 2:32 pm

A special NIA court charged all seven accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case with terror conspiracy, murder and other related offences. This includes Lt Col Prasad Purohit and Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur.

NYT investigation: How a gang hunted and killed a 15-year-old

June 18, 2020 2:39 pm

The New York Times retraces the last steps of a teenager from Bronx Lesandro Guzman-Feliz, also known as Junior, which drew much outrage. The investigation also revealed how a recent wave of violence took his life just two blocks from home.

Sitapur murder case: Two accused held

February 23, 2016 2:08 pm

Sitapur, Feb 23 (ANI): Two men were arrested in connection with the murder of a girl in Uttar Pradesh’s Sitapur district. Sitapur Superintendent of Police (SP) Balendu Bhushan Singh said that the incident might be a case of love affair, adding that a case has been registered based on the statements of victim's family. The duo allegedly shot the deceased when she was returning home with her sister.

Congress, BJP lock horns over Arunachal Pradesh row

January 27, 2016 9:09 am

New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit on Wednesday lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party for the political crisis in Arunachal Pradesh. He said that it is a “murder of constitution and democracy”. He said the duly elected government was not disturbed for many years, but as BJP came into power, it “gave money and destabilised” the state government. He accused BJP chief Amit Shah of political crisis in Arunachal Pradesh. Echoing similar sentiments, Congress legal cell head KC Mittal said the imposition of President rule in Arunachal Pradesh is totally uncalled for. He added that when the matter was in the Supreme Court, then the Centre should have not interfered. Mittal believed that this is not a constitutional crisis and has been totally made up. BJP leader Siddharthnath Singh, on the other hand, said the Congress just wanted to politicise each and every matter. He said the state government was taking cognizance of the matter and they are taking it seriously.

20-yr-old raped, murdered in UP

January 25, 2016 11:53 am

Balia (UP), Jan 25 (ANI): A 20-year-old woman, who was preparing for police recruitment, was raped and later murdered in Balia, Uttar Pradesh. Balia Superintendent of Police Anish Ahmad Ansari said the accused had slit her throat and later sealed her body, which has now being sent for post mortem. Ansari added that a case has been registered and all possibilities are being probed.

Politicians react over crisis in Arunachal Pradesh

January 25, 2016 11:50 am

Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) JD(U) leader KC Tyagi on Monday held Bharatiya Janata Party responsible for political crisis in Arunachal Pradesh. He said the move is against the spirit of co-operative federalism. Attacking the BJP, Congress leader PL Punia said recommendation of the President rule in Arunachal pradesh is the "murder of democracy". BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi countered the statements and said the Centre has taken this step as the state is in a "constitutional trouble".

Congress dubs Hyderabad student suicide as murder

January 19, 2016 9:00 am

New Delhi, Jan 19 (ANI): Calling the suicide of the Hyderabad Dalit student as murder, Congress leader Kumari Selja on Tuesday said Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has always stood for the problems of poor people. She added that it was useless to expect any action from Prime Minister (PM) Modi as he has kept himself away from the matter.