Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 11:07 AM

Youth held in another Bangalore minor’s rape

Youth held in another Bangalore minor’s rape

Bangalore, July 30 ((Crime News):) In yet another sexual assault on a minor in this tech city, a youth was arrested Wednesday for allegedly raping a seven-year-old girl at his home in northwest suburb July 25, police said. “We have arrested the accused, Srinivas, after interrogating him in detention on a complaint filed by the

Landslide hits Pune village, NDRF sends rescue teams

Landslide hits Pune village, NDRF sends rescue teams

New Delhi, July 30 ((Crime News):) Two National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) teams have been sent to carry out rescue operations in a village in Pune district in Maharashtra which has been hit by a landslide, an official said Wednesday. According to initial reports, the landslide was triggered by heavy rains, said NDRF spokesperson Anil

Minor falls into boiling pot, dies

Minor falls into boiling pot, dies

New Delhi, July 30 ((Crime News):) A three-year-old boy died after he fell into a pot containing boiling sugar syrup, police said here Wednesday. Dev was in his mother’s lap when he fell inside the pot after being hit by a rickshaw outside a sweet shop in east Delhi’s Trilok Puri area Tuesday evening. His

36 kg heroin seized in Delhi

36 kg heroin seized in Delhi

New Delhi, July 30 ((Crime News):) Six people, including two Afghan nationals, have been arrested for procuring 36 kg of heroin valued at Rs.125 crore in the international market, police said Wednesday. All the six were arrested Monday from different locations in Delhi while trying to ply the drug. “We have arrested six people, including

10 held guilty in Tamil Nadu school fire

10 held guilty in Tamil Nadu school fire

Chennai, July 30 ((Crime News):) A Thanjavur court Wednesday held 10 people guilty and acquitted 11 others in the Kumbakonam school fire accident in Tamil Nadu that killed 94 children and left 18 injured in 2004. The judgment comes a decade after the accident at the Sri Krishna Middle School July 16, 2004. Members of

Court holds 10 guilty for Tamil Nadu school fire

Court holds 10 guilty for Tamil Nadu school fire

Chennai, July 30 ((Crime News):) A Thanjavur court Thursday held 10 people guilty and acquitted 11 others in the Kumbakonam school fire accident in Tamil Nadu that killed 94 children and left 18 injured in 2004. The judgment comes a decade after the accident that occurred at the Sri Krishna Middle School July 16, 2004.

Muslim groups clash in Uttar Pradesh

Muslim groups clash in Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow, July 30 ((Crime News):) Over a dozen people were injured in a Meerut village of Uttar Pradesh when clashes erupted between two sects of Muslims over offering Eid prayers, police said Wednesday. The violence broke out Tuesday in Allipur area of Kharkhauda village when the Sheikhs and Qureshis in the area got into an

Nine killed in flash floods in China

Nine killed in flash floods in China

Beijing, July 29 ((Crime News):) Nine people have been killed in flash floods in southwest China’s Yunnan province, the ministry of civil affairs said Tuesday. More than 1,600 people have been affected and 100 hectares of crops destroyed in the cities of Baoshan, Lincang and Dali, Xinhua quoted the ministry as saying in a statement.

Heavy casualties reported in China knife attack

Heavy casualties reported in China knife attack

Beijing, July 29 ((Crime News):) Dozens of civilians were killed and a number of others injured in a knife attack in China, police said Tuesday. The killings occurred Monday morning in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Xinhua reported. Assailants armed with knives attacked a police station and government offices in Elixku Township, and some

21 killed as bus falls into Himachal gorge

21 killed as bus falls into Himachal gorge

Shimla, July 29 ((Crime News):) At least 21 passengers were killed and five others injured when a state roadways bus Tuesday rolled down into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh’s Shimla district, police said. The Himachal Road Transport Corporation bus was on way from Shimla to Savera Khad in Kumarsain area of the district when the