Woman jumps to death from 12th floor home in Ghaziabad

Woman jumps to death from 12th floor home in Ghaziabad

Ghaziabad, July 23 ((Crime News):) A middle-aged woman Wednesday committed suicide by jumping from her 12th floor apartment here, police said. Veena Narula, a 57-year-old resident of Ramprastha Greens residential society in Vaishali Sector-7, was under acute depression, police said. Police said she lived with her husband, but spent most of the time in isolation.

Couple jumps on Delhi Metro track, injured

Couple jumps on Delhi Metro track, injured

New Delhi, July 23 ((Crime News):) A couple received injuries after they jumped on a Metro track here Wednesday morning, police said. The incident was reported at 10.27 a.m. from the Chhatarpur Metro station in south Delhi. Amit Chauhan, 28, and Mohini, 25, jumped on the track when a Metro train, heading towards Huda City

22 Russians booked for working as illegal guides

22 Russians booked for working as illegal guides

Panaji, July 23 ((Crime News):) Twenty seven foreigners, including 22 Russians, were booked in the past one-and-a-half-years for working illegally as guides in Goa’s tourism-oriented coastal belt, according to Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar. Two independent flying squads, comprising police, traffic, tourism and transport department officials had also been set up to crack down on foreigners

Plane with MH17 bodies leaves for Netherlands

Plane with MH17 bodies leaves for Netherlands

Kiev, July 23 ((Crime News):) The first plane carrying the remains of the victims of the crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 took off Wednesday from the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv for the Netherlands. The military plane, which is heading for the city of Eindhoven, is carrying the bodies of 16 victims and is due

Manipuri man’s killing: another attacker sent to police custody

Manipuri man’s killing: another attacker sent to police custody

New Delhi, July 23 ((Crime News):) A Delhi court Wednesday sent another youth, arrested in connection with the killing of a 29-year-old Manipuri BPO employee, to one day’s police custody. Metropolitan Magistrate Ashok Kumar allowed police to interrogate Azad Choudhary alias Bhola, 24, till July 24. Justice Kumar Tuesday sent three youths – Sanjay Basoya,

MH17 black boxes arrive in Britain

MH17 black boxes arrive in Britain

Kiev, July 23 ((Crime News):) The two black boxes of the crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrived in Britain Wednesday for analysis, Ukraine’s investigation commission said. The flight data recorders have been sent to a laboratory in Farnborough in southern England under the supervision of experts from the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), the commission

Australian PM fears MH17 bodies will never return

Australian PM fears MH17 bodies will never return

Canberra, July 23 ((Crime News):) Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Wednesday said that the crash site of downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was still not secure and feared that the bodies of some Australian victims will never return. Abbott said in a press conference that this situation would “be completely unacceptable for bereaved families in

Bangalore school chairman arrested in child’s rape case

Bangalore school chairman arrested in child’s rape case

Bangalore, July 23 ((Crime News):) Rustom Kerawalla, chairman of Vibgyor High International School here, has been arrested in connection with the alleged rape of a six-year-old student by its two staff members over three weeks ago, a top police official said Wednesday. “Our investigation team arrested Kerawalla at Daman & Diu off Goa Tuesday night

Five detained over China rotten meat scandal

Five detained over China rotten meat scandal

Beijing, July 23 ((Crime News):) Police Wednesday detained five people in a probe into a company that allegedly supplied rotten meat to fast food chains, including McDonald’s and KFC, in Shanghai, China. According to Shanghai’s public security bureau, the five people from the company include a quality manager, Xinhua reported. The Shanghai Husi Food Co.

Controversy over Lucknow woman’s autopsy heats up

Controversy over Lucknow woman’s autopsy heats up

Lucknow, July 23 ((Crime News):) The controversy surrounding the autopsy of a woman gang raped and murdered near Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh last week turned murkier Wednesday with the opposition parties accusing the government and police of a whitewash job. The 32-year-old woman was brutally gang raped and then killed in Mohanlalganj on the outskirts