Crime & Crash
IIT Graduate Arrested For Running Laptop Scam under PM Modi's Name
New Delhi, Jun 3: A 23-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly running a fake website with pictures of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and duping people in the name of "Free Laptop Government Scheme on the Occasion of Re-election of New Government", the police said in Delhi on Sunday.
Rakesh Jangid, a 23-year-old IIT postgraduate of the...
Fail, pass, fail again! Telangana Board flip-flop over marks of girl who killed self
Hyderabad, Jun 2: A month after Anamika Arutala from the city who committed suicide after failing in the Intermediate examinations, a re-evaluation of her answer sheet by the Telangana State Board of Intermediate Education (TSBIE) declared her passed. Even as the student's family blamed it for her death the Board put out a fresh update claiming the updated passing marks...
Tourist Guide Drowns After Saving 5 Lives from River in J&K
Srinagar, Jun 2: A tourist guide lost his life after saving five tourists, including two foreigners, from Lidder river at the famous Pahalgam resort in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said today.
A raft capsized at rafting point in Mawoora Pahalgam in the south Kashmir district on Friday after it was caught in sudden gusty winds and...
Main accuse in Smriti Irani’s close aide murder in Amethi, held
Amethi, May 31: The main accused in the killing of a close aide of Amethi MP Smriti Irani was arrested on Friday following an encounter with police here, officials said.
Wasim was held in Shalhapur area under the Jamo police station area Thursday night, Assistant Superintendent of Police Daya Ram said.
With this, all the five accused in...
Dr Payal suicide case: Mumbai doctor murdered, says lawyer after autopsy report
Mumbai, May 30: The post-mortem report of postgraduate medical student doctor Payal Tadavi, who was found dead in her hostel room recently, has revealed evidence of a ligature mark on her neck.
Under ''provisional cause of death'', the post-mortem report stated ''evidence of ligature mark over neck.''
A Mumbai court on Wednesday sent all the three accused in...
10-month-old baby raped by minor in Rajasthan
Jaipur, May 28: A 10-month-old baby was allegedly raped by her 15-year-old neighbour in Rajasthan's Karauli district, police said Tuesday.
The accused took the baby to an isolated area on Sunday evening and committed the crime, investigating officer and SHO of Kotwali police station Roop Singh said.
An FIR in the case was lodged on Monday, he said,...
Doctor’s suicide after casteist slurs; MSCW asks dean to submit a report
Mumbai, May 28: Amid growing protests by students and tribal organisations over the suicide of a doctor in a state-run hospital, allegedly after casteist slurs, the state women's commission on Monday asked the dean to submit a report in the case.
In a letter to the dean of the Mumbai civic body-run BYL Nair Hospital Ramesh Bharmal, the Maharashtra...
Three arrested in Amethi murder case
Lucknow, May 27: Three suspects have been arrested in connection with the killing of a close aide of newly-elected Amethi MP Smriti Irani, police said on Monday.
"We have arrested three suspects in the Amethi murder case, while two suspects are still absconding," Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) O P Singh told reporters here.
BJP activist shot dead in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district
New Delhi, May 27: A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker was shot dead in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal on Sunday night. Chandan Shaw, 24, was shot dead by unidentified assailants last night while he was driving a two-wheeler.
The murder has made the area tense leading to the deployment of security forces in the...1
Punjab Police jawan dies on election duty in Hathras
Hathras, May 25: A 45-year-old Punjab Police jawan deployed here during the counting of votes died after falling ill, police said Saturday. Gurmeet Singh from Muktsar in Punjab suddenly fell ill on duty on Friday and was taken to the district hospital, where he died in the night, police said.
The reason of his death would be...