Kidnapped banker in Meghalaya rescued after gunfight

Kidnapped banker in Meghalaya rescued after gunfight

Shillong, June 18 ((Cnews)) A kidnapped bank official in Meghalaya was rescued Wednesday after a gunfight with his abductors in the West Garo Hills district, police said. Arvind Kumar, manager at State Bank of India’s

CBI to probe Badaun rapes

CBI to probe Badaun rapes

New Delhi, June 12 ((Cnews)) The CBI Thursday registered a first information report (FIR) in Badaun rape case and is sending a team of 20 officials to conduct investigations in Uttar Pradesh, officials said. Two

CBI to probe Badaun rapes, killings

CBI to probe Badaun rapes, killings

Ghaziabad/New Delhi, June 12 ((Cnews)) The CBI Thursday registered a first information report (FIR) in Badaun rapes-and-killings case and is sending a team of 20 officials to conduct the probe in Uttar Pradesh, CBI chief Ranjit Sinha

Bangalore rape fallout: Top cops transferred

Bangalore rape fallout: Top cops transferred

Bangalore, July 21 ((Crime News):) As a fallout of the alleged rape of a six-year-old student in a private school and other rape cases in the city, the Karnataka government Monday transferred Bangalore police commissioner Raghavendra Auradkar

Man sent to jail for phone calls fraud

Man sent to jail for phone calls fraud

Chennai, July 1 ((Crime News):) A court Tuesday sentenced a person to four years’ rigorous imprisonment for converting incoming international calls into local ones, said the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). In a statement issued

Romanian parliament seeks president’s resignation

Romanian parliament seeks president’s resignation

Bucharest, June 25 ((Cnews)) The Romanian parliament adopted a declaration Wednesday calling for the resignation of President Traian Basescu over a corruption scandal in which his brother is implicated. The declaration was adopted unanimously in

Sporadic violence in Karachi after MQM chief’s arrest

Sporadic violence in Karachi after MQM chief’s arrest

Islamabad, June 3 ((Cnews)) Unidentified persons torched four vehicles in the Pakistani commercial hub of Karachi Tuesday following the arrest of MQM leader Altaf Hussain in London on money laundering charges. Altaf Hussain, the self-exiled

Drugs, sex and corruption in Philippines’ largest prison

Drugs, sex and corruption in Philippines’ largest prison

Manila, June 7 ((Cnews)/EFE) Drugs, sex, internet and even electric mopeds are few of the luxuries enjoyed by some of the prisoners in exchange for bribes in Bilibid, the biggest prison in Philippines, a scandal in which

Romanian president’s brother held for alleged corruption

Romanian president’s brother held for alleged corruption

Bucharest, June 20 ((Cnews)) Brother of Romania’s incumbent President Traian Basescu was arrested Thursday for allegedly committing offence of trading in influencing a court case. Mircea Basescu was arrested Thursday for 24 hours, Xinhua quoted