Crime & Crash
3 thieves nabbed; stolen goods worth lakhs recovered
Bengaluru, May 8: Police have nabbed three house thieves and recovered from them Rs 4.39 lakhs worth stolen articles including 108 gram gold ornaments, 4 LED TVs and one two wheeler used for the crime.
Police said that the arrested were identified as Arun Kumar, Chetan and Ramesh.
The arrested were involved in 9 house theft cases in...
Youth commits suicide after killing wife, child, mother-in-law
Kochi, May 5: In a tragic incident, a youth committed suicide after setting on fire his wife, mother-in-law and their child at Kalamasserry, in this district in the early hours on Sunday.
Police sources said Saji (31) set, his 29-year-old wife Bindu and one-and-half year old son Srihari, on fire, when they were asleep and later he...
Three CPI(M) activists booked for bogus voting in Kerala
Kannur, May 2: Three women activists of the ruling CPI(M), including apanchayat member, have been booked on charges of bogus voting in Kasaragod Lok Sabha constituency during the April 23 polls, police said Thursday.
The case was registered against N P Saleena, a member of the Cheruthazham panchayat, K P Sumayyah and Padmini based on the complaint of the...
2 missing Punjab Police ASIs arrested from Kerala
Chandigarh/Kochi, May 1: Punjab Police on Tuesday said two of its assistant sub-inspectors of police, absconding for the past one month with a sum of over Rs 6 crore recovered during a raid at a house, have been arrested by Kerala Police from Kochi.
According to Punjab Director General of Police Dinkar Gupta, based on specific inputs...
Students forced to strip over used sanitary pad, protests erupt in Punjab college
Bathinda, May 1: Four employees of the Akal University here have been terminated following an incident where girls in one of the hostels in the campus were allegedly asked to strip by a warden.
The hostel warden asked the girls to strip "to check who among them had dumped a used sanitary pad in the hostel washroom".
Man held for rape, murder of 3 minor girls in Telangana
Hyderabad, May 1: Days after remains of two minor girls were unearthed, police on Tuesday arrested a 28-year old man who allegedly raped and killed them and another girl and buried the bodies in abandoned irrigation wells in a village in Telangana.
M Srinivas Reddy, resident of Hajipur village in Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district, was arrested on Tuesday...
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...