Special investigation team to probe Chennai building collapse

Special investigation team to probe Chennai building collapse

Chennai, July 6 ((Crime News):) With major political parties demanding a CBI probe into the multi-storeyed building collapse that killed 61 people here, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Sunday announced that a special investigation team (SIT)

After women, Delhi is the most unsafe for children (IANS Special)

After women, Delhi is the most unsafe for children (IANS Special)

New Delhi, July 20 ((Crime News):) Delhi has earned the dubious distinction being a city unsafe for women. Now comes another shocker. Among India’s 53 mega-cities, the national capital is the most unsafe for children as crimes

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

...This year, to avoid any delay in commencement of the examination, the organisers decided to deliver the question papers in advance to respective centres. Consequently the question papers were delivered to examination centres in advance Saturday evening,”

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

Pune, July 21 ((Crime News):) Former Pune police commissioner Gulabrao Pol Monday sent defamation notice seeking Rs.100 crore (Rs.one billion) in damages from the editor and reporter of a English news magazine for alleging that he sought

Swamy writes to PM seeking CBI probe into Sunanda death

Swamy writes to PM seeking CBI probe into Sunanda death

New Delhi, July 3 ((Crime News):) The controversy into the Sunanda Pushkar death probe deepened Thursday as senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a CBI probe into the

Child rights groups oppose Maneka’s statement, activists seek debate

Child rights groups oppose Maneka’s statement, activists seek debate

...moving bus, welcomed the statement as one of the six rapists was a juvenile. “No criminal should be given special treatment only on the ground of being a juvenile. Every body who rapes, gang-rapes or murders

BPO employee from Manipur beaten to death in Delhi

BPO employee from Manipur beaten to death in Delhi

New Delhi, July 21 ((Crime News):) A BPO employee hailing from Manipur was beaten to death here in a brutal attack reminiscent of one on a student from Arunachal Pradesh, who died after being assaulted. The killing

Swamy writes to PM seeking CBI probe into Sunanda’s death (Roundup)

Swamy writes to PM seeking CBI probe into Sunanda’s death (Roundup)

New Delhi, July 3 ((Crime News):) The controversy over Sunanda Pushkar’s death deepened Thursday as senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a CBI probe into the matter since

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