Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 5:27 PM

Karnataka CM miffed over media queries on rape

Karnataka CM miffed over media queries on rape

Bangalore, July 22 ((Crime News):) Rattled by the non-stop media coverage of the spate of rapes in the city, a miffed Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah Tuesday asked reporters if they had no news other than ‘rape’ to cover. “What rape? Is it the only news you have to cover,” Siddaramaiah shot back when reporters asked

Four booked for Gurgaon businessman’s suicide

Four booked for Gurgaon businessman’s suicide

Gurgaon, July 22 ((Crime News):) A couple and two other people have been booked for the suicide of a city businessman, police said Tuesday. Subhash Verma, 40, was found hanging at his house in Manohar Nagar area Sunday. Police found a suicide note in which Verma blamed the four for his death. “Preeti Jhamb, her

Woman journalist found dead in Ghaziabad apartment

Woman journalist found dead in Ghaziabad apartment

Ghaziabad, July 22 ((Crime News):) A woman journalist working with the Rajya Sabha Television was found dead at her residence here in mysterious circumstances, police said Tuesday. Milita Dutta Mandal (31), a producer in Rajya Sabha Television, was found in a critically injured condition in the basement of Mahagun Magic Apartments in Vaishali area Monday

Manipuri man’s killing: One more arrested

Manipuri man’s killing: One more arrested

New Delhi, July 22 ((Crime News):) One more person was arrested Tuesday in connection with the murder of a 29-year-old Manipuri man here, bringing the total number of arrests in the case to four, police said. A fifth man is on the run. Azad Choudhary, 24, a driver by profession, was arrested from his hideout

Elderly man killed inside Delhi home

Elderly man killed inside Delhi home

New Delhi, July 22 ((Crime News):) A 75-year-old man was Tuesday found lying in a pool of blood with his throat slit inside his house here, police said. Kashi Ram was found by his daughter-in-law inside his Mansarovar Park residence in east Delhi around 5.30 a.m. She raised an alarm and the other family members

Manipuri man’s killing: Three sent to custody, hunt on for two more

Manipuri man’s killing: Three sent to custody, hunt on for two more

New Delhi, July 22 ((Crime News):) A court here Tuesday sent three youths to two days’ police custody for killing a Manipuri man, after officials informed the court that custodial interrogation of the accused was required for tracing two other accused who were on the run. Akha Salouni, a 29-year-old Manipuri BPO employee, was assaulted

Ukraine welcomes UN resolution on MH17 disaster

Ukraine welcomes UN resolution on MH17 disaster

Kiev, July 22 ((Crime News):) The Ukrainian foreign ministry Tuesday welcomed the UN resolution on the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 disaster, demanding ceasefire at the crash site and independent investigation into the incident which resulted in the deaths of nearly 300 people. The statement, published on the ministry’s website, said that Kiev considered the result

Manipuri youth’s Delhi attackers sent to police custody

Manipuri youth’s Delhi attackers sent to police custody

New Delhi, July 22 ((Crime News):) A court here Tuesday sent the three youths arrested for killing a Manipuri BPO employee, to two days’ police custody. The employee, Akha Salouni, 29, was beaten to death Monday following a spat with the three youths while he was going to a friend’s house in Kotla Mubarakpur area

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

Lucknow, July 22 ((Crime News):) The family of the woman who was murdered in Mohanlalganj last week, Tuesday questioned the post-mortem report which inferred “both her kidneys” were intact. The family said the victim had donated one of her kidneys to her late husband after he battled renal failure. The Sanjay Gandhi Post-Graduate Institute of

Two Indians found dead in Oman

Two Indians found dead in Oman

Muscat, July 22 ((Crime News):) Two Indians were found dead under mysterious circumstances in Oman, a media report said Tuesday. Vandana Vijayakumar, 31, an advertising professional, was found dead outside her office premises, while Biju, a 35-year-old freelancer, was found hanging in the former’s living room in the port town of Azaiba Sunday, the Times