Friday, July 25, 2014 - 1:40 PM

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

New Delhi, June 4 ((Cnews)) The two teenage girls who were raped and hanged from the village mango tree in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun district last week had gone to relieve themselves in the field, highlighting the sore

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

...or arranging the question paper,” said the official. The ONGC had organised the examination for 842 posts of Class I executives. “This year, to avoid any delay in commencement of the examination, the organisers decided

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

London, July 4 ((Crime News):) Andy Coulson, ex-editor of the now defunct News of the World (NoW) newspaper, was sentenced to 18 months in jail Friday for conspiracy to hack phones, BBC reported. The 46-year-old,

Dabholkar murder: Ex-top cop slaps defamation notice on news magazine

Dabholkar murder: Ex-top cop slaps defamation notice on news magazine

...rik’ Thakur for performing a ‘planchette’ in his office chamber to solve the murder case. The newsmagazine article created a furore among rationalists with Dabholkar’s family members, son Hamid and daughter Mukta, demanding a probe into

Wrecks of missing Algerian airliner found in Mali

Wrecks of missing Algerian airliner found in Mali

Algiers, July 25 ((Crime News):) Wrecks of an Air Algerie flight that went missing earlier Thursday with 116 people onboard has been found in Mali, media reports said. “We’ve come to know that local

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

...m 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

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

New Delhi, July 8 ((Crime News):) The 81-year-old widow of a former journalist with a reputed news agency was found burnt to death inside her flat here in the capital, police said Tuesday. The victim’s servant has

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

...s for helping auto-thieves in committing their crime, police said Sunday. Action against the four Delhi Police officials, deputed with crime branch, came Sunday evening on the order of Police Commissioner B.S.Bassi. Bassi also

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

...in India, 2013, released here this week. The report showed that suicide rate has declined in the country after 2011. The population has increased by 15 percent during the decade while the rate of suicides

Fukushima steps up efforts to freeze radioactive water

Fukushima steps up efforts to freeze radioactive water

...oundwater and seeping into the sea. The delay in completing the first project could also affect the “wall of ice”, the NRA warned. It is believed that everyday 300 tonnes of contaminated water are seeping