Crime & Crash
Delhi: 8-year-old takes revenge; allegedly kills a toddler
New Delhi, Apr 30: Nursing a grudge against a girl who had hit his younger sibling, an eight-and-a-half-year-old boy allegedly killed her toddler brother in South Delhi's Fatehpur Beri, police said on Monday.
According to a senior police officer, a few days back, the toddler's elder sister pushed the accused's younger brother due to which he fell down on...
Kerala: Collector submits report to CEO on alleged bogus voting
Kannur, Apr 29: Kannur District Collector Mir Muhammed Ali on Monday submitted a report to state Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) on the alleged bogus voting in some polling booths in this district during the April 23 polls.
The prima facie report was submitted to CEO Teeka Ram Meena after examining the video footages of the respective polling booths. Further...
Jet employee on leave without pay for a year commits suicide
Mumbai, Apr 28: A Jet Airwaysemployee undergoing treatment for stomach cancer died after jumping off the terrace of his four-storey building in Nalasopara on Friday afternoon, a day after he was discharged from hospital.
Police suspect Shailesh Singh (52), a senior technician, committed suicide as “he was suffering from depression”.
Singh, who was on a...
Rohit Shekhar Tiwari murder: Delhi court sends his wife Apoorva to 14-day judicial custody
New Delhi, Apr 26: Rohit Shekhar Tiwari's wife Apoorva Shukla, arrested in connection with his murder, was sent to 14-days judicial custody by a Delhi court on Friday.
Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Deepak Sherawat sent Shukla to jail after the police informed the court that her custodial interrogation was not required.
Shukla was arrested on April 26 on charges...
1 dead, 3 injured after car rams into divider at Signature Bridge
New Delhi, Apr 26: A 23-year-old man was killed and three others were injured after their car rammed into a divider at the Signature Bridge on early Thursday, police said.
The four friends -- Ashish, Rishabh, Yash and Vishal -- had gone for a ride in their car at the Signature Bridge. Ashish, who was driving the...
LS Polls: Over 300 cases registered in Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram, Apr 25: A total of 347 cases have been registered in connection with the recent Lok Sabha polls in Kerala where the entire election exercise was by and large peaceful and the state registered a record voter turn out.
Politically volatile Kannur district had registered the most number of cases related to the violent incidents-79, while Kottayam the...
Congress worker killed in LS poll violence in Bengal
Kolkata, Apr 23: One person was killed after the workers of Trinamool Congress and Congress clashed in West Bengal's Murshidabad district during the third phase of Lok Sabha elections on Tuesday, the police said.
"One person identified as Tiyarul Sheikh has succumbed to his injuries," said an officer at Ranitala police station.
The clash occurred outside polling booth...
7 devotees killed in stampede during temple ceremony
Tiruchirappalli, Apr 22: A stampede during a local temple festival killed seven devotees and injured ten others near Thuraiyur, about 45 km from here, on Sunday, police said.
The tragedy occurred when hundreds of people gathered for the 'padikasu' (temple coin) distribution ceremony, held as part of annual 'Chithira Pournami' festival, at the 'Karuppasamy' (a rural deity)...
UP: 7 killed, 34 injured after bus rams into truck on Agra-Lucknow Expressway
Lucknow, Apr 21: Seven people died and at least 34 were injured after a bus rammed into a truck on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway near Mainpuri. The accident took place during the early hours on Sunday.
The identities of those killed are yet to be ascertained.
In another road accident on Saturday, an 18-year old boy...
5 killed as mud collapses into well
TiruvannamalaI, Apr 20: Five people were killed and one person was serious injured when a rope gave way while they were digging a well in Alathur village near Chengam on Friday.
The victims were identified as Velu, 38, of Alliandhal village, Thanikachalam, 50, Ravichandran, 49, Jayamurugan, 25, and Pichandi, 51, all from Thamaraipakkam. Manickam, 52, of Periakilambakkam was badly...