Crime & Crash
Bhopal: Rs 1.70 cr cash, jewellery worth 70 lakh seized in IT raid on road contractor
Feb 20: Income tax sleuths seized over Rs one crore in cash and jewellery worth Rs 70 lakh after raiding the properties of a road contractor on Tuesday in Bhopal.
The IT sleuths made the recovery after raiding four locations of road contractor Nilay Jain.
The IT raid is still underway in the city's Arera...
13 killed, 18 injured as truck runs over marriage procession on Jaipur highway
Jaipur, Feb 19: A speeding truck ran into a marriage procession in Rajasthan's Pratapgarh district fatally hitting 13 people, four of them children, while leaving 18 others injured, said reports on Tuesday.
The accident happened near Ramdev temple on State Highway-113 late on Monday when the truck, going to Banswara from Nimbahera, rammed into the marriage party...
Son arrested for killing mother
Chikkamagaluru, Feb 18: An elderly woman was killed, allegedly by her son, at Hokali village in Sringeri taluk on Sunday.
Sakamma, 65, wife of Shankare Gowda, died after her son Nandish hit her in the head with a cane, said the police.
The accused picked up argument with his mother as she refused to offer him money to...
Saudi mother sentenced to death for killing husband’s 6-yr-old daughter
Riyadh, Feb 15: A mother was sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia for murder, Spa reported on Monday.
The Saudi new agency reported that the Saudi woman, identified as Aida bint Shaman Al Rashidy, was sentenced to death after she was convicted of murdering her husband's daughter.
SPA added that the perpetrator killed the 6-year-old...
Naroth Dilip murder case: Nine SDPI workers found 'guilty' by Sessions court
Kannur, Feb 14: Thalassery Additional District Sessions Court on Thursday found nine Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) workers including its district president 'guilty' in connection with the murder of CPI(M) local leader Naroth Dilip.
SDPI district president V Muhammed Basheer, Peravoor mandalam secretary Muhammed Farooq, P K Latheef, U K Sidhik, U K Faizal, U K Younus, P...
Boy falls from second floor onto high tension wire
Bengaluru, Feb 13: The police have registered a case of negligence against the owner of a shop after a 16-year-old boy fell from the second floor of a commercial building onto a high tension wire below.
He sustained burns on his hands and multiple fractures. The incident took place on January 21, but the parents lodged a...
Minor raped by sanitation worker at public toilet
New Delhi, Feb 11: A five-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 35-year-old sanitation worker at a public toilet in west Delhi's Naraina area, police said Monday.
The incident took place on February 6 and the Naraina police station were informed regarding the incident on Monday, they added.
The victim was taken for a medical examination. A case...1
West Bengal: Two arrested in TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas murder case
Nadia, Feb 10: Two persons have been arrested in connection with the killing of Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA Satyajit Biswas in Nadia in West Bengal, police said on Sunday.
Biswas, who was elected from Krishnaganj in Nadia district, was shot dead by unidentified assailants at a Saraswati puja on Saturday.
Those arrested have been identified as Sujit Mondal...
Hyderabad doctors 'leave' scissor in women's abdomen, case registered
Telangana, Feb 9: A man filed a complaint against doctors at NIMS Hospital here for 'leaving' a scissor in his wife's abdomen during surgery.
According to the complainant Harshavardhan, his wife Maheshwari Chowdhary was suffering from Hernia and had undergone surgery under the care of Dr. Venumadhav, Surgical Gastroenterologist, on November 2, 2018, at NIMS hospital.
Body parts in bins: TN director held for killing wife
Chennai, Feb 7: More than a fortnight after dismembered body parts of a woman were found in garbage bins in the city, police have cracked the case with the arrest of her husband, who is a small-time film director and producer on Wednesday.
The woman's identity was also established nearly two weeks after her severed limbs with tattoo designs...