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,

Former journalist’s old widow raped before murder

Former journalist’s old widow raped before murder

New Delhi, July 9 ((Crime News):) The 21-year-old domestic help, accused of murdering the 81-year-old widow of a former journalist with a reputed news agency at her residence here, told a court Wednesday that he raped the

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

Another rape in Bangalore; 17-year-old seminary student the victim

Another rape in Bangalore; 17-year-old seminary student the victim

Bangalore, July 17 ((Crime News):) A 17-year-old seminary student was allegedly raped in the city’s north-east suburb Wednesday by three unidentified men, a police official late Thursday. “According to a complaint filed by the victim

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

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

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

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

New Delhi, July 14 ((Crime News):) Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi’s stand that juveniles who commit rape should be tried as adults has evoked mixed reaction, with women’s and political leaders stressing widespread consultations but

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,”

British Indian jailed for raping 12-year-old girl

British Indian jailed for raping 12-year-old girl

London, July 12 ((Crime News):) A British Indian man has been jailed for over ten years for raping a 12-year-old girl in Britain last year, a media report said. Vinayak Rama, 29, along with his

Mexican posts murder confession on Facebook, held

Mexican posts murder confession on Facebook, held

Mexico City, July 22 ((Crime News):/EFE) A man was arrested in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon after he confessed to murdering his fiance’s mother in a Facebook post, officials said. Roberto Alejandro Santos,